Contest Game Regulations - Postcard

COMPETITION" POST CARD "From July 24 to August 17, 2021


Article 1 - Organizing company

Maison Balzac, Simplified joint -stock company registered in the Paris Trade and Companies Register under the number 801 504 879, with a capital of 37,800.00 euros, whose head office is located 12 rue Martel, 75010 Paris, represented by Mr. Charles FOURMAUX, Its director general, domiciled in this quality audit headquarters (hereinafter referred to, "the organizing company") is organizing, from July 12, 2021 to July 14, 2021 inclusive, a free game, without obligation to buy, entitled "Postcard" ( below the "game"), according to the terms described in these regulations, andAccessible from the "@Balzacparis" page of the Instagram social network

Article 2 - Acceptance of rules

Prior to any participation in the game, each Instagram user must read and accept without any reserve this regulations of the game. Any offender to one or more of the articles in these regulations will be deprived of the possibility of participating in the game, but also gain that he could possibly have won.

Article 3 - Conditions of participation

3.1 Participation in the game is open of July 242021, 11 a.m. Paris time, August 17, 2021, 11:59 p.m. Paris time, the date and time of players' connections, as registered by the computer systems of the organizing company and/or its technical providers, Given.

The game is accessible 24 hours a day on the page of the Instagram social network, administered by the organizing company, subject in particular to possible maintenance operations on the game servers.

Access to the game is possible from a computer, mobile phone or tablet, with an internet connection.

3.2 Participation in the game is open to any adult natural person residing in mainland France, with internet access, excluding:

- Social agents and staff members of the organizing company, or companies who participated in the realization and/or the promotion of the game, as well as in their family members (and in particular spouses, ascendants, descendants, brothers and sisters ...);

- Participants refusing the collections, recordings and uses of nominative information concerning them.

The participant authorizes all checks concerning his identity. The participation of minors in the game is subject to a parental authorization. The Organizing Company reserves the right to verify this authorization at all stages of the game.

3.3 As a result of his participation, the winner authorizes the organizing company to use his surname, first name, pseudonym and image in any promotional operation relating to his products, without this exploitation being able to open any right to remuneration.

3.4 Any breach of these unhappy or fraudulent attitude of the participant leads to the immediate cancellation of his participation, by the organizing company, at any time. The Organizing Company reserves the right to verify the identity and loyalty and sincerity ofEach participant, by directly requesting the participant his justification of the abovementioned conditions. Any winner refusing to justify these conditions will not be able to benefit from his gain.

He must, if necessary, proceed to the reimbursement of the lot which has been sent to him as part of the game; This refund to be sent to the organizing company.

Article 4 - A mode of participation

On the Instagram application

1 To participate, the user fulfilling the conditions listed in article 3 of these regulations must go to the Instagram application, from his tablet or his smartphone. Then, he must search for the page of the company Organizing the Instagram social network, entitled "Balzacparis" and accessible to the address and become a fan of this page by clicking on the button " Get down " at the top.                                        

2 Then, the Internet user must like the photograph presenting the lot of the partner of the Organizing Company, and invite 1 or more friends to participate in the commentary in the or mentioning.

The message should not contain inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortuous, pornographic, violent or defamatory content, which the participant guarantees. Furthermore, the participant guarantees that all the elements transmitted do not contain content promoting sectarianism, racism, hatred or violence against a group or a person, the promotion of discrimination based on race, the Sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.

Once the comment has been published, if the Internet user clicks on "Delete" or if he unsubscribe from the Instagram page of the Organizing Company, his participation is not taken into account.

3 The Internet user must search for the Instagram page of the partner of the Organizing Company whose name is mentioned on said photography, and become a fan of this page by clicking on the " Get down " at the top.           

4 The Internet user must accept that the organizing company reaches its Instagram profile for the strict needs of the game, so that it can draw lots.

Article 5 - Designation of the winners at the end of the game

5.1 Every Saturday from July 24 to August 17, a separate lot is to be won by a participant. This lot is a two -night stay for two people in the establishment of the partner company whose terms and conditions are specified in the legend under photography on the Instagram application as well as a Balzac Paris purchase voucher of 300 €. Each batch corresponds to a unit value of 500 to 900 € including tax. 

Each batch is not exchangeable for other prizes, or for their value in checks or cash, nor repayable. It can only be attributed to another person than the winner. The lot of the organizing company is the Balzac Paris purchase voucher will be valid on the site Balzac-paris.frfor a period of 6 months. The part of the partner company will be used on request to the partner company, subject to a prior reservation, subject to availability and according to the conditions indicated in the legend of the post.

The organizing company takes the name of the winner of the day, among the participants at the end of each day.

5.2 In addition, the participant accepts that his identity is disclosed by the organizing company, for communication relating to his game, on his website, his Facebook page and his Instagram page.

At the end of the game, the winner will be announced by the organizing company by a tag in the legend of the post and contacted by private message on his Instagram account.

The winner will then have to respond to the organizing company, justifying being the holder of the said account and by requesting the information required to obtain the lot, including his email.

The Lot will be made available to the winner by the organizing company only according to the information which it then declared to the organizing company and according to the terms communicated to the organizing company, by email or on Instagram by private message.

If the winner does not manifest himself in the week after making contact with Balzac Paris, his gain will be lost.

Article 6 - Intellectual ownership

Photography, photographed products and product names and/or its distributors are protected by intellectual property rights. The Organizing Company is either a licensed or licensed, of these intellectual property rights. In no case is the Internet user authorized to exploit these rights outside the authorization granted within the framework of these regulations.

Article 7 - Game without purchase obligation

Participants will be able to ask the organizing company the reimbursement of the Internet connection costs caused by their participation in the game as well as photocopy fees and postage fees relating to their refund request.

For participants, duly registered, accessing the game from metropolitan France via a modem and by means of a telephone line invoiced according to the past time - that is to say excluding cable, ADSL and packages including or offering costs Communication - Connection costs incurred for participation in the game, namely the cost of connecting and the price of communication per minute, will be reimbursed to the player at the France Telecom Internet low debit rate in force, and this on the basis of three (3) minutes per player. However, any player justifying connection costs higher than the aforementioned limit may be reimbursed, subject to justifying real costs and on the basis of the supporting documents listed below.

The participation fees will be reimbursed to the participants who will make the written request on communication of all the following documents or information:

(1) of their name, first name, postal address,

(2) of the start and end date of the game,

(3) a copy of the first page of their internet access contract, notably indicating their identity, the name of their access provider,

(4) of a RIB (bank identity statement) or a RIP (postal identity),

(5) A copy of the detailed invoice of the telecom operator, specifying and/or highlighted the date and time of connection to the site or to Instagram, and more particularly the hours of entry and exit of the game.

The organizing company retains in temporarily and within the legal limits, the dates and times of entry and exit of the game.

Participants are informed that, being observed that in the current state of service and technique offers, some Internet access providers offer a flat -rate connection to Internet users, all access to the game being carried out on a flat -rate basis ( such as in particular cable or ADSL connection) may not give rise to any refund, insofar as the subscription to the services of the access provider is in this case contracted by the Internet user for its use of the Internet in general and Whether the fact for the participant to connect to the site or to Instagram and participate in the game does not cause him any additional costs.

Photocopy fees possibly incurred for any refund request will be reimbursed, on a basis of € 0.05 including tax (five cents) per photocopy, on a simple written request in the refund request. Photocopy fees concerning any document unrelated to the participation in the game will not be reimbursed.

Postal costs incurred for the refund request will be reimbursed at the slow rate in force on simple written request in the refund request.

The refund request must be made no later than ninety (90) calendar days after participation in the game.

Any request to reimburse the fees for participating in the game will be sent by post exclusively, to the following address:

Balzac house

12 rue Martel

75010 Paris

The reimbursement request will be processed on average within three (3) months, by bank transfer.

Any request not include all of the elements referred to above, transmitted beyond the date mentioned above (mail of the postal post), illegible, with erroneous contact details or not respecting the conditions below Above, will be automatically rejected and will not receive an answer.

Article 8 - Personal data

To participate, the user must necessarily provide personal information concerning him (Instagram pseudonym).

The nominative information collected within the framework of this game is processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act of January 6, 1978 modified. The personal data that participants communicate within the framework of the competition are mainly intended for organizing company for the management of participation, for the determination of winners and for the allocation and delivery of winnings. All participants have, in application of this law, a right of access, opposition, modification, and deletion relating to data concerning them

that they can exercise by sending a written request, signed and accompanied by the photocopy of an identity document, by post, to the company Maison Balzac, 12 rue Martel 75010 Paris

Article 9 - Limitation of responsibility

9.1 The Organizing Company reserves the right to cancel, modify, shorten or extend the game, if circumstances independent of its will forced it. She would notify participants as soon as possible and cannot incur any responsibility for this fact.

The organizing company does not incur any responsibility in the event of a technical incident preventing the participant's connection or resulting in loss, delay, sending to a bad address of the winner.

In any case, the organizing company is not responsible for the deadline for sending the price (s) or in the event of impossibility for the winning (s) to benefit from the price for circumstances out of his control. In particular, it cannot, in any case, be held responsible in the event of loss and/or deterioration of the price (s) by post or any third party service provider, and more generally if the winners do not receive their price.

9.2 In the event that a commentary disseminated by a participant is, according to the organizing company, contrary to the law or likely to shock the sensitivity, it reserves the right to modify it and to initiate any action against his author.

9.3 The game is not managed or sponsored by Instagram. The information communicated by each participant is provided to the organizing company and not in Instagram. This information will only be used in the event that the Internet user has agreed to receive newsletters from the organizing company. By participating, the user validates a complete Instagram discharge. Instagram cannot be held responsible for the game.

Article 10 - Applicable law and Competent jurisdiction

These regulations are governed by French law and interpreted in accordance with the provisions of the latter.

If one or more provisions of these regulations were declared null or inapplicable, the other clauses would retain all their strength and their scope.

Any dispute concerning the interpretation and/or the cases not provided for in these regulations will be decided by the organizing company, whose decisions will be sovereign and without appeal. Any telephone request will not be answered relating to the terms of the game or the interpretation of these regulations.

Disputes which cannot be settled amicably, despite the efforts made by the parties, are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Metropolis of Lille, even for emergency or conservatory procedures, in summary proceedings or by request, and notwithstanding plurality defendants or call in warranty.

No dispute will no longer be admissible two (2) months after the end of the game.