General terms and condition of use

Preamble (hereinafter the “Website”), a website allowing users (hereinafter “Users” or “You”) to buy works of art (hereinafter the “Products” or “Works”) offered (hereinafter the “Service”). 

In order to use the Service, the Buyer must agree to abide by these General Terms and Conditions of Use (hereinafter the “GTU”) without restriction or reservation. This acceptance of these Terms and Conditions of Use is materialised as soon as the Buyer accesses the Website and uses the Service. 

Sales made through the Service between Buyers and Sellers are governed by the General Terms and Conditions of Sale of the Service (hereinafter the “GTS”), which must also be accepted by the Buyer at the time of each purchase, and which supplement these GTU. / We Are So Art Addict reserves the right to amend these GTU. Any changes shall take effect immediately for online Products as soon as they are placed online on the Website. 

In accordance with the provisions of Law No. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 for confidence in the digital economy, we inform you that the Website is the property of / We Are So Art Addict and whose publication director is / We Are So Art Addict . 

1- Purpose of the GTU 

The purpose of the GTU is to determine the conditions and rules of use of the Website by the User, as well as the obligations to be borne by / We Are So Art Addict .  

The User undertakes, on each of his visits to the Website, to comply in full with these GTU applicable to the entire Service, the technological tools used to purchase Products/Works from the Sellers. 

2- Opposabilities of the GTU / We Are So Art Addict reserves the right to modify the GTU at any time in order to take into account any legal, jurisprudential, editorial, functional and/or technical developments that may be required. 

The version of the GTU that prevails is that which is accessible and downloadable online on the Website on the day of use by the User and available on the Website.

3- Description of services 

The Website offers Users a service enabling them to acquire various works offered for sale by the sellers registered on the Website.

The service allows Users to consult the catalogue (description and presentation of the products or works), to register and to order the products or works. 

The application of the GTS , available on the Website, sets the rules to which the User must refer before any purchase.  

Transactions carried out via the Service for the purposes of purchasing Products or Works are concluded directly between the Buyer and the Seller.  

Under no circumstances is / We Are So Art Addict  a reseller of the Products offered by the Sellers through the Service. Thus, Products purchased via the Service may not be taken back or exchanged by / We Are So Art Addict. 

In the event of non-compliance with these GTU , WASAA reserves the right to temporarily or permanently interrupt access to the Service for the Buyer concerned. 

Each Purchaser undertakes to conclude purchases in good faith. 

4- Access to services 

Use of the Website and its services implies acceptance of these GTU, without however making it compulsory to create a User account.  

The Website is accessible free of charge by any User with an Internet connection.

The costs incurred (internet connection, computer equipment, etc.) by the User to access the Website are at his or her own expense.

The opening of an account with a login and password is free and without obligation to purchase on the Website. The purchase of products or works implies the opening of an account (cf. conditions provided in the GTS.).

5- Personal data 

In accordance with the law known as the “Data Protection Act” of 6 January 1978, You have the right to oppose, access, rectify and delete any personal data concerning You, under the conditions provided for by law. 

To exercise this right, simply write to us online via the contact form or by post at We Are So Art Addict, 9 rue Dauphin 94800 Villejuif France, indicating your surname, first name, e-mail and address. Your request must be signed and accompanied by a photocopy of an identity document bearing your signature. 

Unless otherwise stated, the information and data are essential for the management of your account and your access to the Service. 

The necessary information will be transferred to the Seller or Artist for the sole purpose of delivery. We Are So Art Addict reserves the right to retain certain data in order to justify, where applicable, the perfect execution of its contractual or legal obligations. The data thus retained will be limited to that which is strictly necessary for the operation of the service and to enable us to improve and personalise the services we offer You and the information we send You. By accepting these GTU, the User acknowledges that when browsing the Website, a Cookie may be automatically installed on his browser.  

The User accepts the use of Cookies when browsing the Website, failing which certain features of the Website may be denied.  

You may receive offers from our company and our partners. If you no longer wish to do so, you may request this at any time by specifying this via the contact form. 

6- Intellectual property We Are So Art Addict  is the exclusive owner of the intellectual property rights of the Website and its content, unless otherwise expressly stated. 

All texts, comments, works, illustrations, works and images, logos, domain names, graphic charters reproduced or represented on the Website, without this list being exhaustive, are strictly reserved under copyright as well as under intellectual or industrial property, for the entire duration of the protection of these rights and for the entire world.  

As such and in accordance with the provisions of the Intellectual Property Code, only private use, subject to different or even more restrictive provisions of the Intellectual Property Code, is authorised. 

Any reproduction, representation, modification or adaptation, in whole or in part, of the Website and/or of all or part of the elements contained in the Website without the prior authorisation of We Are So Art Addict , would constitute an infringement within the meaning of article L.335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code. 

7- We Are So Art Addict responsibility 

By using the Website, the Buyer declares that he is fully informed of the characteristics and constraints of the Internet, that he is solely responsible for the information he provides in the context of his account on the Website and his relations with other users of the Service. We Are So Art Addict cannot be held responsible for: a non-functioning or impossibility of access, or poor conditions of use of the Website; any loss of data, time, opportunity and/or any other indirect damage linked to the use of the Website.  

In accordance with article 6-I, 2 and 3 of the French law no. 2004-575 of 21 June 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, We Are So Art Addict cannot be held liable for the content made available on the Website by Buyers or Sellers, particularly with regard to the description of the Products, unless it does not promptly make them inaccessible after having been informed of their illegality under the conditions provided for by this law. 

Finally, We Are So Art Addict declines all liability with regard to the sales concluded by the Buyers through its Service with the Sellers, for which it is not responsible. Any complaint relating to the comments appearing on the Product description or the delivery of Products will be redirected to the designated Seller, who will assume full and sole responsibility in this respect. 

The Purchaser is solely responsible for the use he or she makes of the Service and is informed that We Are So Art Addict may communicate all information relating to them, including nominative information, to the competent services responsible for the repression of fraud and offences. 

8- Partial nullity 

If one or more stipulations of these GTU are held to be invalid or declared as such in application of a law, regulation or final decision of a competent court, the other clauses will not be affected.  

9- Duration and validity 

The user is subject to these GTU as soon as he or she accesses the Website and until the deletion of his or her account, whether or not he or she carries out transactions on the Website. We Are So Art Addict reserves the right to modify these GTU. Any modification shall take immediate effect for online Products as soon as they are put online on the Website. 

The applicable GCU are those in force on the day the user uses the services of the Website. 

10- Applicable law – Jurisdiction 

These General Terms and Conditions of Use and the contractual relationship between We Are So Art Addict and the User are subject to French law. In the event of a dispute, the French courts shall have sole jurisdiction. 

However, We Are So Art Addict undertakes to seek an amicable solution before any legal action is taken.