Terms and Conditions 
 
Foreword: 
All products on this website, without exception are prohibited for sale to minors. 
 
These conditions of sale are concluded on the one hand by SAS Antoine Schmit whose registered office is at 18 rue Emile Dunois 92100 Boulogne Billancourt, Siret No. 795 163 773 00 018, called hereinafter “ALS” and on the other hand, by any individual wishing to make a purchase via the websites of “couteauxdeluxe” and “couteau-als” hereinafter referred to as the “buyer”.
 
Subject
These conditions of sale define the contractual relationship between ALS and the buyer, and the conditions applicable to all purchases made through websites of ALS, whether the buyer be a professional or personal user.
The acquisition of goods or services via this site implies unreserved acceptance by the buyer of these terms and conditions.
These conditions shall prevail over any other general or particular conditions not specifically approved by ALS.
ALS reserves the right to modify terms and conditions at any time. In which case the conditions will be those in effect on the date of the order by the buyer.
 
Characteristics of goods and services
The products and services offered are the same as those listed in the catalogue published on the website of ALS.
These products and services are offered subject to availability.
Each product is accompanied by a description provided by ALS; for some of them, labeled DF, the buyer may also have access to the vendor’s documentation.
The photographs in the catalogue are as accurate as possible but cannot guarantee an exact similarity to the product, especially with regard to color. They are not binding and may be changed without notice.
 
Prices
The prices listed in the catalogue are in Euro, and are inclusive of all taxes.
ALS reserves the right to change prices at any time, but prices listed in the catalogue on the day of the order will be those applicable to the buyer.
Prices include the cost of processing the order, but do not include the cost of packaging, transport and delivery. These fees, called shipping costs, are a flat rate: for Domestic tracked parcel for France regular letter weight up to 300g are charged 3 € plus 1 € per product and Domestic tracked parcel over 300g weight are charged 9 € plus 1 € per item; for international orders, packages are sent by 'International Mail' weight up to 300g are charged 9.90 € plus 1 € per item, and Colissimo international over 300g weight are charged € 19.90 € plus 1 € per item. This shipping ensures the package is traceable. 
Orders
The buyer, who wishes to buy a product or service must:
- Fill in the registration and identification form, supplying either the information requested or, if he has one, his customer number;
- Save the data by clicking the "Save" button;
- Check the appropriate method of delivery;
- Complete the online order form giving all the references of the products or services;
- Choose a method of payment, Bank Transfer, Paypal or Credit Card;
- Check the box to accept these Terms and Conditions;
- Validate the order after reviewing it;
- Make a payment accordingly;
- Confirm the order and the payment.
Confirmation of the order implies acceptance of the current conditions of sale, acknowledges a complete understanding of the sale, and a disclaimer with regard to the conditions of purchase and correspondance, unless expressly agreed.
All information supplied and the confirmed registration are proof of the transaction.  A confirmation shall be deemed as a signature and an acceptance of the transaction. 
ALS will email confirmation of the order recorded.
 
Cancellation
Buyers, being non-professional individuals, have a cancellation period of seven days from the delivery of their order to return the product to the seller for exchange or refund without penalty, except for cost of return.
 
Methods of Payment.
Payment is due immediately on order.
Payments shall be made by credit card or Paypal account; made through Paypal security using SSL (Secure Socket Layer). Information is encrypted to insure that no third party can access it during transmission to the network.  
The buyer’s account will only be debited upon shipment of products or available services and only for the the amount of goods or services delivered or downloaded.
Payments by bank transfers are accepted.
At the request of the buyer, an invoice will be sent showing any VAT exemption.
 
Deliveries
Deliveries are made to the address specified in the purchase order which can only be in an agreed geographical area.
The risks are the responsibility of the buyer as from the moment that the products have left the premises of ALS. In case of any damage during shipping, a complaint must be made to the carrier within three days of delivery.
International delivery times are given only as an indication; they average 10 to 30 days for regular products. If these exceed 5 months from the date of the order, the sales contract can be terminated and the buyer reimbursed.
 
Warranty
All products supplied by ALS are covered by the legal guarantee provided for in Articles 1641 etc of the Civil Code.
In case of non conformity of a product, it can be returned to the seller who will exchange or refund.
All claims, requests for exchange or refund, must be made by post to the following address: SAS 18 rue Emile Antoine Schmit Dunois 92100 Boulogne Billancourt France within 7 days of receipt of the item.
 
Disclaimer
ALS, in the process of selling online only has a best-efforts obligation; it cannot be held liable for damages arising from the use of the Internet such as losses of data, hacking, virus or disruption of service, or any other unintended problems.
 
Intellectual Property
All components of couteauxdeluxe and couteau-als websites are and remain the exclusive intellectual property of ALS.
No person is authorised to reproduce, use, repost, or use for any purpose whatsoever, even partially, any parts of the website, be they software, visual or sound.
Any single link or hyperlink is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of ALS.
 
Personal Data 
In accordance with the laws on data storage, and the French Law of 6 January 1978, the information containing names of buyers may be subject to automated processing. 
ALS reserves the right to collect information on buyers, including by using cookies and, if desired, to transmit the information collected to business partners. 
Buyers may object to the disclosure of their details by notifying ALS. Also, users have the right to access and correct data concerning them, according to the law of January 6, 1978. 
The automated processing of information, including the management of e-mails of users of the website, will be declared to the CNIL.
 
Backup - Proof
ALS will store purchase orders and invoices in a reliable and durable system, with the aim of maintaining a faithful lasting copy of them that complies with article 1348 of the French Civil Code.
The records of ALS will be considered by all parties as proof of communications, orders, payments and transactions between the said parties.
 
Settlement of Disputes
The present terms of online sales are subject to French law.
In case of disputes, jurisdiction is given to the competent courts of the Hauts de Seine, notwithstanding however many defendants or call in guarantee.
 
Legislation outside France:
The items offered are in accordance with the legislation in force in France. ALS’s responsibility cannot be held liable for non-compliance with the legislation of the country where the products are delivered. It is therefore up to the buyer to check with local authorities for any regulations concerning importing or using articles that the buyer intends to order. 
All the specific country (customs duty, VAT and other taxes ...) taxes are the responsibility of the buyer. 
There will be no returns accepted for non-payment of customs duties.
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