Terms & Conditions

Welcome to www.chimeforchange.org website (hereinafter the « Website »).

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF SERVICE THE WEBSITE (HEREINAFTER THE « TERMS OF USE ») BEFORE USING THE WEBSITE.The Website and domain name “chimeforchange.org” and its contents are designed, operated and administrated by Guccio Gucci SpA a sole ownership, with registered office in Via Tornabuoni 737r, 50123 Florence, VAT no. 04294710480, number of register of incorporation and Fiscal Code 03031300159, share capital Euro 50,000,000.00 fully paid-in , subject to the management and coordination of Gucci Group NV, a Dutch company with registered offices in Amsterdam (hereinafter « Gucci »), also by means of the associated Gucci America Inc. and third parties suppliers.

The following Terms of Use govern the access to the Website and its relevant use.

Use of the Website implies the full acceptance of these Terms of Use and of their relevant mandatory nature.

Gucci reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify these Terms of Use from time to time. The use of the Website after such modifications implies full acceptance of the Terms of Use in their amended version and full acceptance of their mandatory nature. If you not agree with these amendments, please stop using the Website.

1. PROTECTION OF INDUSTRIAL AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

1.1 The terms Website and Material refer, respectively, and, by way of example, to the software for design, implementation and use of the Website, layout, structure and organization of the contents of the Website, and to any material reproduced therein and / or made available to the public, including in particular the collection and organization of data and information, photographs, images, illustrations, texts, video clips, musical compositions, audio clips, drawings, logotypes and any graphic, logos, distinctive elements so-called trade address or any other material reproduced and / or made available through the Website.
1.2 The Website and the Material are proprietary of Gucci, of the relevant right-holders, and / or otherwise in Gucci’s availability. Gucci own all right, title and interest in and to the Website and/or own the content and applications on the Website (including on social network websites). All intellectual property rights existing on the Website and on the Material, in whole and in part, including by way of example trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, patents, and domain names used on or in connection with the Website , are in the sole proprietary of Gucci, of the relevant right-holders and / or otherwise in Gucci’s availability. All rights are reserved in all countries. Any modification or use of the materials from the Website for any purpose not explicitly permitted is a violation of Gucci copyright and other proprietary rights.
1.3 “CHIME FOR CHANGE” it’s a trademark of Guccio Gucci S.p.A. and / or Gucci America Inc. for the United States.
« GUCCI » trademark, « GG » logos, stylized letters « G », the green-red-green stripe, and all the other distinctive and characteristic signs related to Gucci brand, which are reproduced on the Website, whether registered or not, are trademarks of Guccio Gucci S.p.A. and / or Gucci America Inc. for the United States.Chimeforchange.org and as well as any other CHIME FOR CHANGE websites, domain names or web pages, such as mini-sites or pages on third party social networking services, accessible related and used on the Website and/or connected to it are owned, administrated and maintained by Guccio Gucci SpA – and/or under its availability – that also manages them on a worldwide basis.All of the other signs which are used for distinguishing the other partners of the Chime for Change project posted on the “chimeforchange.org” website are registered trademarks of the respective owners and are used on Gucci only for the purpose of describing and promoting the Chime for Change project.
1.4 The material on this Website is presented for information and/ or promotional purposes.
1.5 The use of the Website is intended solely for its use for private and personal purposes and not for commercial or for profit purposes. No part of the Website may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any manner whatsoever, for commercial use and or for any other use, except for viewing purposes, without the prior written consent of Gucci and of any other relevant right-holders. It is not permitted to reproduce, publish, disclose, transmit, make available to the public, distribute, display, remove, delete, add, or in any other way to adapt, develop and modify the Website and the Material, in whole and / or in part, or create and use, in any form and / or manner, and for any purpose, any derived works or on any case works inspired to them.Gucci is seriously concerned and is sensitive about the protection of intellectual property rights and strongly opposes any illicit exploitation of its intellectual properties. Any use which is not expressly permitted by these Terms of Use is prohibited. The lack of any remedy by Gucci or by the relevant right-holders whether in Court or out-of-Court does not mean acquiescence or tolerance of any violations of these Terms of Use of the Website and / or breach of intellectual property rights of which Gucci or the relevant right-holders have the ownership and / or availability.
Moreover, the authors of works you find posted on chimeforchange.org may be entitled to claim the authorship of their work and to object to any modification of the works which may prejudice the reputation of the authors.

2. SUBMITTED MATERIAL

2.1 You acknowledge and agree that any possible proposals, projects, ideas, concepts, photographs, contributions or any other content and material (with the exception of personal information) disclosed or sent to Gucci through this Website or by other means (hereinafter, the « Submitted Material
« ) is not considered confidential. By submitting the Submitted Material you grant to Gucci a non exclusive worldwide right to copy, reproduce, publish, disclose, distribute or otherwise use, in whole or in part, the Submitted Material, for the entire term of protection thereof, for advertising, promotional or products development purposes.
2.2 Gucci is not required or will be required in the future to:

  1. keep any possible Submitted Material confidential;
  2. pay any compensation for any use of the Submitted Material or in connection to it;
  3. respond to submission of Submitted Material and / or confirm the relevant receipt.

 

2.3 You declare and warrant that the Submitted Material does not violate any rights of third parties arising from the law and / or contract, including, by way of example, the rights related to the author, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, confidentiality and any other proprietary or personal rights.
2.4 By submitting the Submitted Materials, You acknowledge the right, but not the obligation, of Gucci to copy, reproduce, publish, disclose, distribute or otherwise use such Submitted Material, or any part thereof, for any purpose, including, by way of example, advertising, promotional, products development or other commercial purposes, without in any case granting you or any third party the right to any compensation. You are and will be fully responsible for the content of any Submitted Material.

3. LINKS TO OTHER SITES AND TO THE WEBSITE

3.1 This Website may contain links to other sites. Gucci will not be considered responsible for the accessibility of third party’s websites nor of their content or material obtained by means of these sites.
3.2 Hyperlinks to other websites and references to information, products or services of third parties linked to this Website do not constitute, nor could be interpreted, in any way, as Gucci approval. Any question or comment related to these sites must be addressed to the relevant operators.
3.3 The link and the framing, and in any case every form of link to any part or section of the Website and / or to the Material, in whole or in part, are not permitted, without prior written consent of Gucci.

4. EXCLUSION OF WARRANTY

4.1 To the extent permitted by law, this Website and its contents are provided on an « as they are » and « as available » basis. Gucci provides no statement of fact nor guarantees in connection with this Website and its content, including, by way of example, warranties of title or safety from malicious programs (such as viruses or malware), or warranties of merchantability or suitability for special purposes, and expressly declines any statement of facts, and warranty.
4.2 Gucci works to ensure that the information made available through the Website are accurate and updated. Gucci reserves the right to correct the contents of the Website at any time without notice and without any liability.
4.3 This Website and all information and material contained herein may be subject to modification at any time, and from time to time, and without any prior or subsequent obligation to give any notice.

5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

5.1 Gucci cannot be considered liable for damages arising from your use of the Website and of its contents if your use is not compliant with applicable law, except in case of Gucci for fraud or gross negligence.
5.2 You are responsible for evaluating the information and content obtained through the Website. By using the Website you undertake all risks connected to the relevant use and to take full responsibility for any failure in the use, loss of data and costs associated with all necessary service and maintenance of hardware and / or software used in connection with the Website. You also undertake not to hold Gucci liable, in any way, for any possible damages arising or resulting from the use of this Website or related to it, to the extent permitted by law.

6. MISCELLANEOUS

6.1 Current Terms of Use are governed by Italian Law.
6.2 Opinions shared through the CHIME FOR CHANGE Storytelling Platform are those of the authors and are not necessarily representative of views of CHIME FOR CHANGE, Gucci or any partners of the campaign.

7. PRIVACY

7.1 For information regarding the protection of personal data please refer to the privacy policy
 by clicking here.