General terms of use


Please carefully read the following terms and conditions ("Terms") governing your use of this website (the "Site"). Use of this Site constitutes your agreement to be bound by and to act in accordance with these Terms. The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS reserves the right to change the Terms at anytime. Any such changes will be posted on this Site and you agree to be bound by such changes. The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS may update these Terms and Conditions of Use and the Privacy Policy at any time. By continuing to use the website following any such change, you agree to comply with and be bound by the Terms and Conditions of Use and consent to the Privacy Policy, each as modified. You can view the most current version of the Terms and Conditions of Use or of the Privacy Policy at any time by clicking on the hyperlink labelled "Legal notice".


The Privacy Policy (see "Privacy Policy") governs the use of any personal information that you agree to provide to FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS on this website. The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS may modify or amend the Privacy Policy at anytime as provided in the Privacy Policy. The website is not intended for use by under-18s.


All material on the website (photographs, pictures of individuals, drawings, models, illustrations, videos, soundtracks, texts, logos, brands…) is the exclusive property of the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS; or, as appropriate, the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS holds the intellectual property rights relative to their use. You may not reproduce, by any means or process totally or in part, distribute, publish, transmit, create derivative works based on, modify or sell any such material contained on the website. All elements liable to be the subject to copyright, and connected with the Prix Émile Hermès, registered or otherwise, together with the domain name "" are and shall remain the exclusive property of the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS. Any reproduction, distribution, transmission, modification or use of these trademarks for any purpose without the prior, express agreement of the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS, is prohibited. It is forbidden to remove any indication of copyright, brand rights or any other rights exclusive to the website, or any content contained therein. It is permitted to make one copy of the Web pages published on the website for your private, personal, non-commercial use. Each copy of the above-mentioned web pages must feature the relevant copyright information, and information regarding any other exclusive rights to the materials contained therein.


The website may contain links to third party websites not under the operation or control of the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS. Such links are provided as a convenience only and cannot be and should not be interpreted as an express or implied endorsement of such third party websites or any products or services offered thereon. The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS has no control over the content, policies, protection of personal data or actions implemented by these websites. The use of any information you may provide to third parties on other websites, or which such parties may otherwise collect on other websites is not governed by this privacy policy. You should carefully review the privacy and data protection policies of any third party websites and contact the operators of those sites if you have any questions about their use of your information. The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS cannot be responsible for any third party, or its affiliates or agents, failing to use your personal information in accordance with such third party’s privacy policy, or any contractual or other legal obligations to which such third party, its affiliates or agents, may be subject. Links to the website from your own website may only be included after receipt of the advance, written, express permission of the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS.


The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS shall not be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages including, without limitation, loss of profits or other intangible losses arising out of or in connection with your use or inability to use the website, or the operation of the website, even if the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS has been advised of the possiblity of such damages.


The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS does not guarantee or represent that that the website is free from viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other destructive material. The information contained on the website is accurate, complete and up-to-date. The website may contain technical inaccuracies or other defects and the FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS does not guarantee that any such defects will be corrected. The website and its contents are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind whether express or implied, including without limitation the implied warranties of compliance appropriation of the website or of its contents intended to an usual use or a specific use of its quality or lack of infringement to ordinary statement from them.


These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with French law. The language of these Terms and Conditions of Use is French. In the event of a dispute, the French Tribunal de Commerce of Paris shall have exclusive jurisdiction and you hereby agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of such court. The FONDATION D’ENTREPRISE HERMÈS reserves the right to seek and obtain injunctive or another acquittable relief to protect its rights hereunder.