GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE 

PREAMBLE:

These conditions govern the sale of magazines and other derived products featured on www.burdastyle.com. The site burdastyle.uk is edited by the company BURDA STYLE INC., a private company whose headquarters are located at85 Broad Street, 16th Floor New York, NY 10004. It is recommended to carefully read these general terms and conditions of sale before using or placing an order on the website. In the event of any questions or difficulties, you can contact us at the address contained in article 8 of these general terms and conditions of sale.

PURPOSE: These general terms and conditions of sale exclusively govern the magazines and other derived products featured on the burdastyle.com website. These general terms and conditions of sale are concluded for the duration which is necessary for the delivery of the products and/or services. Any order placed on the burdastyle.uk website implies full acceptance of these general terms and conditions of sale. The general terms and conditions of sale are likely to be the subject of subsequent amendments, in which case the general conditions of sale applicable to an order would be those in force on the burdastyle.uk website at the time the order is placed.

CUSTOMER: "Customer" or "you" refers to any physical person having the age of legal majority and at least the legal capacity to conclude a contract who places an order on the burdastyle.uk website according to the indicated prices and conditions.

ORDER: "Order" means the act of purchasing product(s) by a customer on the burdastyle.uk website in accordance with these general terms and conditions of sale.

PRODUCT: "Product(s)" refer(s) to all products offered for sale on the burdastyle.com website.  

 

ARTICLE 1 - PRICE

1.1 - The prices of our products are indicated in euros VAT included. Crossed-out prices correspond to the face value of an issue sold at newsstands. The discounted price is calculated in relation to the newsstand price.

1.2 - It is possible to deliver an order containing downloadable patterns to any country.

1.3 - Regardless of their origin, orders are payable in dollars.

1.4 - BURDA STYLE INC. reserves the right to modify its prices at any time but products will be invoiced based on the rates in force at the time of the order subject to availability. Products remain the property of BURDA STYLE INC. until the price has been fully paid.

1.5 - Current promotions cannot be combined: promo codes, purchase voucher or special discount. Coupons cannot be either exchanged against their monetary value or be fully or partly refunded. Promotional codes are valid for a limited duration. After the indicated time limit, your discount will be permanently lost. Promotional codes are not valid for sales abroad. 

 

ARTICLE 2 - ORDER

All products in stock can be ordered on our website www.burdastyle.com.

 

ARTICLE 3 - VALIDATION

Before validating your order and making the payment, you will be asked to fully and unequivocally accept these General Terms and Conditions of Sale by ticking a consent box on the summary page of your order.

The data recorded by www.burdastyle.com forms the proof of all the transactions passed by www.burdastyle.com and its customers. The data recorded by the payment system forms the proof of the financial transactions. BURDA STYLE INC. will confirm the acceptance of the order at the e-mail address that you have provided. BURDA STYLE INC. reserves the right to cancel any order from a customer with whom a dispute has occurred concerning the payment of a previous order. 

 

ARTICLE 4 - AVAILABILITY

Our product offers are proposed within the limit of the available stocks. Our offers are valid subject to availability from the publisher. In the event a product is not available after placing your order, we will inform you by e-mail or by regular mail as soon as possible. You can then request the cancellation or the exchange of your order: 

  • By using our contact form 

 We guarantee a download of your models for 36 months.

ARTICLE 5 - DELIVERY

The products are delivered to the delivery address that you specified during the ordering process. The speed of delivery for the is as follows:

PDF pattern

After your payment, you will have your PDF pattern on your cstomer account. 

 Subscription

 

After your payment, the delivery time for the first issue is:

  • 3 to 4 weeks for daily and weekly publications. Maximum delivery time: 5 weeks.
  • 4 to 6 weeks for monthly publications. Maximum delivery time: 10 weeks.
  • 4 to 12 weeks for quarterly publications. Maximum delivery time: 14 weeks.


These delivery times correspond to the time needed for publisher processing, routing and mailing to the. Once the subscription has started, the magazines are sent periodically at the date of their publication.

ARTICLE 6: PAYMENT SECURITY

Debit card payment

Our website uses a security system to protect all sensitive data related to the payment method as effectively as possible. For the customer’s safety, we have chosen and adopted an SSL encryption (Secure Socket Layer) process which makes the transmitted banking data incomprehensible.

PayPal payment

Our website uses the secure payment module provided by PayPal. For all requests relating to the use of PayPal, please contact PayPal directly.

For more information on securing data that transits on our website, you can consult our personal data protection policy. 

 

ARTICLE 7 - SATISFACTION GUARANTEED OR MONEY BACK - WITHDRAWAL RIGHT

7.1 - In the case of a subscription: you have a 14-day withdrawal period after you receive the first issue.

In the case of a purchase of past issues or physical patterns: you have a 14-day withdrawal period after you receive your order.

In the case of a purchase of downloadable products: you have a 14-day withdrawal period, only if you have not yet downloaded the files related to the invoiced product via the download links provided to you after the purchase. Our access rights management system for the downloadable files stored on our server allows us to monitor the number of file downloads for a product.

To exercise your withdrawal right, you can contact us:

  • By electronic mail by using our contact form:
  • Via our contact formular 

Compliance with the withdrawal period is guaranteed if the notification is sent before the withdrawal period expires. You will then be refunded no later than within 30 days after the withdrawal right has been exercised. EDITIONS DIPA BURDA can choose to perform the refund either by crediting your bank account or by sending a check paid to the order of the customer’s name who placed the order and sent to the billing address. No cash-on-delivery shipments will be accepted, regardless of the reason.

7.2 - Distance selling: This concerns all possible orders for physical and/or digital press products. These provisions concern an exception of the withdrawal right for all provisions of newspapers, periodicals or magazines, except for subscription contracts to these publications (see supra). However, in accordance with the commercial uses of the company Burda Style Inc. and in the event where you would like to terminate the order and obtain a refund of the products ordered, you must contact the company Burda Style Inc. at the indicated address in these terms and conditions within 14 days after receiving the ordered product.

7.3 - With regard to all other products referred to in Article 7.2, you have a period of 14 days to notify your withdrawal after receiving the ordered item, according to the same terms and conditions as referred to in Article 7.1 above, and in accordance with the provisions of Articles L.222-7 and following of the Consumer Code. 

 

ARTICLE 8 - CUSTOMER SERVICE

For any information or question, our customer service is at your disposal:

-       By using our contact form 

ARTICLE 9 - INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All texts, comments, journals, illustrations and images reproduced on the burdastyle.com website are protected under copyright law as well as the intellectual property code for the entire world. As such and in accordance with the provisions of the Intellectual Property Code, only private use is allowed subject to different, and perhaps more restrictive provisions of the intellectual property code. Any other use is an infringement and is punishable under the Intellectual Property Code unless prior authorization has been granted by EDITIONS DIPA BURDA. Any total or partial reproduction of the BURDA STYLE INC. catalog is strictly prohibited. 

 

ARTICLE 10 - LIABILITY

10.1: The proposed journals are in accordance with the Dutch legislation in force. BURDA STYLE INC.’s liability cannot be engaged in case of non-compliance with the legislation of the country where the journals are delivered (prohibition of a title or other). It is your responsibility to check with the local authorities whether the journals that your plan to order can be imported or used. The photographs and texts which are reproduced and illustrate the presented journals are not contractual.

Accordingly, BURDA STYLE INC.’s liability cannot be engaged in case of an error in one of these photographs or one of these texts. BURDA STYLE INC. cannot be held liable for breach of contract in the case of stock shortage or unavailability of the product, force majeure, disruption or a total or partial strike of postal services and means of transport and/or communications, floods, fires. BURDA STYLE INC. will not incur any liability for any consequential damages due to this document, operating loss, profit loss, loss of opportunity, damage or expenses.

10.2: It is also stated that the possible photographs and/or texts appearing on the burdastyle.com website and illustrating the presented products are not contractual. Accordingly, BURDA STYLE INC.’s liability cannot be engaged in case of an error in one of these photographs or one of these texts. Finally, if a photograph either totally or partially shows a customer or a member of their family, the latter undertakes not to take any legal action, as the photo is published only as an illustration. It can be withdrawn at any time upon simple request addressed to the company BURDA STYLE INC., in accordance with the provisions applicable in terms of image rights.

 

ARTICLE 11 - PROMO AND DISCOUNT CODES

Promos and discount codes for www.burdastyle.com must be used in a single order. To use your promo code, enter the code in the shopping cart page in the "DISCOUNT COUPON” field

 

ARTICLE 12 - PERSONAL DATA AND PERSONAL INFORMATION

With the development of new communication tools, it is necessary to pay particular attention to the protection of privacy. That is why we are committed to respecting the confidentiality of the personal information that we collect.

In accordance with the Data Protection Act of 1998 and other applicable laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of 27 April 2016, effective on 25 May 2018 and all applicable regulations, BURDA STYLE INC. which owns and operates www.burdastyl.com, is registered with the French Data Protection Authority (CNIL), located at 3 place de Fontenoy, 75007 Paris (France), under the number 1185323.

12.1: Collection of Personal Information

We collect the following information:

  • Surname
  • First Name
  • Postal address
  • Postal code
  • E-mail Address
  • Phone Number
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth

The personal information that we collect is gathered through forms and thanks to the interactivity established between you and our website. As indicated in the next section, we also use cookies and/or log files to gather information concerning you.

12.2: Forms and interactivity:

Your personal information is collected through forms, namely:

  • Website registration form
  • Order Form
  • Opinion survey
  • Contest on the blog or via forms
  • Newsletter registration form
  • Comments on the blog

We use the information thus collected for the following purposes:

  • Order follow-up
  • Promotional information / offers
  • Statistics
  • Contact
  • Website management (presentation, organization)

12.3: Log Files and Cookies

We collect some information by using log files and cookies. This concerns mainly the following information:

  • Visited pages and requests
  • Time and day of connection
  • IP Address
  • Operating System

The use of such files allows us to:

  • Track orders
  • Make statistics
  • Improve our service and provide a personalised welcome
  • Create a personalised consumption profile

12.4: Personal information

The personal information that you provide is essential to process your order and will be communicated to the publisher in charge of your subscription. In application of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you have the right to access, withdraw your consent and delete this information by contacting the publisher’s headquarters or customer service: contact form. (link)

If you wish to have more information on the processing of personal data and related rights, you can consult our personal data protection policy.

12.5: Data protection rights:

In the framework of the applicable legal provisions, your data protection rights are the following:
            * Right to be informed (article 15 of the GDPR)
             * Right to erasure (article 17 of the GDPR)
             * Right to rectification (article 16 of the GDPR)
             * Right to restriction of processing (article 18 of the GDPR)
             * Right to data portability (art. 20 of the GDPR)

You can use the contact address mentioned previously to assert your rights described here at any time.

In addition, you have the right to submit a complaint to the data protection authority upon which we depend. Schiltigheim, where our company’s headquarters are located, depends on the supervisory authority: French Data Protection Authority (CNIL) located at 3 place de Fontenoy, 75007 Paris (France), under the number 1185323. You can also contact the administration in charge of data protection in your place of residence, which will then forward your request to the competent authority. 

12.6: Right of opposition and consent withdrawal

In accordance with Art. 7 Paragraph 2 of the GDPR, you have the right to withdraw the consent that you granted us at any time. In this case, we will no longer process the data which is based on this consent. The withdrawal of your consent does not affect the legal nature of your data processing, which was done on the basis of your consent up until the withdrawal.

Since we process your data under legitimate grounds pursuant to art. 6 subparagraph 1 let. F of the GDPR, you have the right to oppose the processing of your data and indicate to us the grounds resulting from your particular situation and justifying what you consider the prevalence of your legitimate interests, in accordance with Article 21 of GDPR. If the opposition concerns the processing of data for direct advertising purposes, you have a general right of opposition that we will apply without you having to provide any grounds.

To exercise these rights, you can contact us: 
By e-mail: dpo@burda.fr

12.7: Right of access

You have the right to consult, modify, delete or request a copy of the data that we hold about you under the Data Protection Act of 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of 27 April 2016. Please note that we do not charge any administration fees for requests. These terms form the entire agreement between you and BURDA STYLE INC., which owns and operates www.burdastyle.com and can only be modified in writing. They apply with the exception of all the other terms or conditions of the proposed contract.

To exercise these rights, you can contact us: 
By e-mail: dpo@burda.fr

12.8: Safety

The personal information that we collect is kept in a secure environment. The people who work for us are required to respect your information’s confidentiality.

To ensure the security of your personal information, we use the following measures:

  • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol
  • Secure Electronic Transaction (SET) protocol: more info) (link https://www.commentcamarche.com/contents/210-cryptographie-le-protocole-set)
  • Firewalls
  • Computer Backup
  • Login / Password
  • Access management - authorized persons

We undertake to maintain a high degree of confidentiality by integrating the latest technological innovations to ensure the confidentiality of your transactions. However, as no mechanism offers total security, there is always some risk when the Internet is used to transmit personal information.

12.9: Data storage times

Data storage times are as follow: 

  • Customer Account: 36 months after the last connection activity
  • Accounting information relating to an order: 36 months after the completion of the order
  • Information relating to a magazine subscription: 36 months after the last issue of the subscription has been sent
  • Navigation data: the recorded activity is automatically deleted after 36 months
  • Customer service contact: All customer service requests are deleted 36 months after their resolution
  • Newsletter subscription: until unsubscription - Click here to unsubscribe to the Burda Style newsletter
  • Storage time for public comments on the website: until a request is made for their deletion -Click here to ask for the deletion of a comment

12.10: Access to personal data

You have the right to request a copy of the data that we hold about you under the Data Protection Act of 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Please note that we do not charge any administration fees for requests. These terms form the entire agreement between you and BURDA STYLE INC., which owns and operates www.burdastyle.com and can only be modified in writing. They apply with the exception of all the other terms or conditions of the proposed contract.

12.11: Personal data protection delegate

All requests concerning the personal data confidentiality policy can be sent via our contact formular. 

These Terms of Sale constitute the entire agreement between BurdaStyle, Inc. and you with respect to sale of patterns on our site, and supersede any previous oral or written agreement between us with respect to the sale on the site. This Terms and Condition of Sale shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without regard to the conflicts of law provisions thereof.

General terms and conditions of sale of 17/10/2019