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Terms of Service

The company of Riviera Press, SARL with a capital of 10 000 euros €, whose head office is 2000 route des Lucioles, Thalès A, CS 70337, 06410 Biot, registered in the Register of Commerce and Companies of Antibes under the number 812 415 552 (hereinafter "Riviera Press"), publishes a general information site , hereinafter the "Site" allowing access to various information, as well as to various complementary services and products, detailed below.

These general conditions of use, ("CGU"), subject to French law, are intended to govern the use of the Site as well as the use of the various paid or free services (hereinafter "Service (s) s) ”). Browsing the Site and / or registering for a Service automatically implies express and unreserved acceptance of the T & Cs by the user of the Site.

In the event of non-compliance with the terms of these T & Cs, Riviera Press reserves the right to take any measure likely to protect its interests and in particular to ensure its execution. Riviera Press may in particular for this purpose bring the user of the Site into civil and / or criminal liability.

Any contrary condition not accepted by Riviera Press is unenforceable against it. The fact that Riviera Press does not take advantage of one of these general conditions does not amount to a waiver by Riviera Press to take advantage of it later.


Article 1 - Definitions

Account: designates the space made available to the User registered on the Site, allowing him to access, after identifying himself by his Access Codes, the subscribed Services, as well as his contract and any invoices .

Content: refers to all the information and publications accessible on the Site and in particular its general structure, texts, figures, graphics and tables, images, animated or not, videos, sounds, hypertext links including the Site is composed, the distinctive signs, brands and logos constituting its graphic charter and the associated databases.

Form: designates the registration form allowing the User to register to benefit from all or part of the Riviera Press Free Services and, if necessary, to subscribe to one or more Paid Services.

Site: refers to all of the content and services offered by Riviera Press on the site accessible at the address , regardless of the section (example: news, sport, culture, lifestyle) or the title concerned (example: START, RivieraZeit, Riviera Insider, Palaces).

User: refers to any user registered on the Site.


Article 2 - Presentation of the Site

The Site notably offers the User:

  • the consultation of contents and information present on the Site (by means, if necessary, the subscription of a subscription for the paying contents)

  • different Services, subject to their prior registration, allowing them to have access to specific and specific content and / or condensed news of the day, to put online, store, share and comment on personal and collective content and / or benefit from specific promotional services and offers).

The Services include in particular the following services:

  • free Services upon registration itself free;

  • Paid Services offering, among other things, access to PDF versions of magazines, reserved and / or exclusive content and other advantages, these services being more fully detailed in the relevant sections of the Site.

As a User registered with one or more Services, this one can have a personal space. The Site is not however designed for the safeguarding of contents, it is up to the User to take the measures necessary for this purpose.

The User is informed that free and free access to the Content and Services of the Site, as well as to the Applications (except subscribers edition), is financed by the income linked to the advertising broadcast on these spaces.

It therefore accepts the display of advertising on the Site and the Applications.

As publisher of the Site, Riviera Press is free to market advertising space on the Site to advertisers of its choice. The User acknowledges having no rights over these advertising spaces and refrains from any request or action in this respect.


Article 3 - Intellectual Property Rights of the Site

The User agrees not to reproduce and / or use the brands and logos present on the Site, as well as to modify, copy, translate, reproduce, sell, publish, use and distribute in a digital or other format, all or part of the information, texts, photos, images, videos and data present on the Site, which constitute works within the meaning of the provisions of article L112-1 of the intellectual property code.

The User acknowledges that the Site and the Services consist of several databases, made available by Riviera Press, as producer of said databases within the meaning of articles L.341-1 and following of the intellectual property code . Consequently, the User, in application of these provisions, also refrains from proceeding, in any way whatsoever, with any extraction, use for any reason whatsoever, storage, reproduction, representation to the public or conservation, direct or indirect, partial or total, including in buffer or temporary, qualitatively or quantitatively substantial of the content of one or more of the databases of the Site.

The violation of these imperative provisions subjects the offender, and all persons responsible, to the criminal and civil penalties provided by law.

Riviera Press and / or its partners are the exclusive owners of all intellectual property rights attached to the name, logo and brands of the Site, its structure and packaging, databases and Content, throughout the world .

The dispatches are the intellectual property of the various press agencies partners of Riviera Press.

Company of Riviera Press consents to the User of the Site a right of private, non-collective and non-exclusive use on its content. This right is limited to the right to print one or more articles and / or to save it on your computer (or other digital medium such as mobile and tablet) for personal use only (including as part of a subscription for paid content). Any networking, any redistribution, any exploitation in a professional or commercial framework or any marketing of the Content to third parties, in any form whatsoever, is strictly prohibited without the prior agreement of Riviera Press. The same goes for RSS feeds and newsletters. Persons wishing to exploit or use all or part of the Content in a professional or commercial context, and in particular RSS feeds, are invited to contact the Rights and Reproduction service.


Article 4 - User responsibility

4.1. General responsibility for the use of the Site and the information available on the Site

The User uses the Site and its Services at his own risk and under his sole responsibility. Riviera Press can in no way guarantee that the Site and its Services will not be interrupted. The obligation to provide the Site and its Services is limited to an obligation of means.

The Content, comments and any other data displayed on the Site are not intended to constitute advice on the basis of which a purchase decision could be made by the User. Riviera Press declines all responsibility for the faith placed by any User of the Site in this data and information, or by any person who may be informed of this Content. The User must in no case take for granted that the Content or other information presented on the Site is accurate or up to date, but must independently verify all of this information himself.

Riviera Press or any of its partners cannot be held liable for any damage, direct or indirect, consecutive, special, incidental, dissuasive that may result from errors, omissions or delays in the transmission of information on the Site, loss of information or problems occurring during electronic payments for the Services.

Similarly, the information that the User obtains on the Site or within the framework of the Services offered by Riviera Press, whether on the Site, by email or in the form of a text message, does not give the right to any guarantee from Riviera Press . All the information and data published on the Site are drawn from the best sources and are provided for information. The provision of these data can not be assimilated, in any way whatsoever, to specific advice or decision support.

The photographs and texts reproduced and illustrating the products presented are not contractual. Consequently, the responsibility of the Site cannot be engaged in the event of an error in one of these photographs or one of these texts.

The Content offered complies with current French legislation. Riviera Press cannot be held liable in the event of non-compliance with the legislation of the country of connection.

Riviera Press warns people with parental authority over the diversity of content available on the Internet, which may be offensive to minors or prejudice them. Parents are therefore encouraged to monitor their children when they log on.


Article 5 - Availability of the Site

The Site is in principle accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, unless there is an interruption, scheduled or not, for the purposes of its maintenance or force majeure. Being in fact subject to an obligation of means, Riviera Press cannot be held responsible for any damage, whatever its nature, resulting from the unavailability of the Site or one or more Services, or resulting from the presence virus on the Site.


Article 6 - Links

The Site includes information made available by external companies or hypertext links to other sites that have not been developed by Riviera Press. The existence of links from the Site to other sites does not constitute a validation of these sites or their content by Riviera Press. It is up to the User to use this information with discernment and a critical mind. Riviera Press cannot be held liable for information, opinions and recommendations made by third parties.

Riviera Press has no means to control these sites (and / or the products and services they offer) and these sources, and does not answer for or guarantee the availability of such external sites and sources.

Riviera Press does not appropriate the content to which these sites or sources give access, and excludes all liability and guarantees with regard to their content.

The links are made in part automatically, and cannot all be checked by Riviera Press staff. If, however, in the pages of the Site, there is a link with an external page in which illicit content were to be disseminated by a third party, Riviera Press will delete, after having been duly informed of said content, the link to this page.


Article 7 - Registration and Access

In order to benefit from the Site Services, the duly registered User must create an account using the Online Registration Form provided for this purpose. The creation of an Account on Riviera Press is intended for the use of adults. It is open to minors but under the supervision of an adult and for the free part exclusively. Notwithstanding the above, it is recalled that under article 1124 of the Civil Code, non-emancipated minors are unable to contract, so minors will not be able to register for one of the paid services of Riviera Press. Consequently, Riviera Press cannot be held responsible in the event of the collection of personal data relating to a minor without their knowledge.

By registering, the internet user guarantees providing accurate and up-to-date information concerning his identity and contact details. In particular, he undertakes to provide an email address which he owns. Riviera Press reserves the right to refuse a registration or to suspend or close an account if it has doubts about this information. Internet users agree to immediately inform Riviera Press of any unauthorized use of their account and any breach of the confidentiality and security of their means of identification by contacting

All internet users can read and comment on articles and comments. He remains free at any time to modify the content of the personal data communicated on this occasion. Upon validation of the form, the User receives an email inviting him to click on a link in order to confirm his registration. Access to his Account can be done by entering his nickname or e-mail address and associated Access Code, of which he alone ensures confidentiality. Use of the Site following registration is valid for an indefinite period. Riviera Press reserves the right to terminate it at any time, by email, subject to reasonable notice. In the event of non-compliance with the T & Cs by a registered User, their Personal Account may be immediately or without notice deactivated temporarily or permanently, without prejudice to other rights of Riviera Press. Riviera Press also reserves the right to delete any article or comment brought to its attention which clearly contravenes the rules mentioned in the T & Cs or which is the subject of a report by third parties.


Article 8 - User contributions

The User, by submitting his contribution (which can take the form of a classified ad if necessary), accepts without compensation that it be reproduced in whole or in part, according to indexing and formatting rules which are the sole responsibility of Riviera Press. However, Riviera Press is not responsible for the content of contributions in general, including user contributions.

The indexing, formatting and enhancement tools are only there for information. These are intended to highlight certain messages, but do not in any way constitute an endorsement of their content, an approval, or a transfer of responsibilities. The messages left on the Site by the User express his thought and not that of Riviera Press. Articles and comments are published under the full and entire responsibility of the User concerned.

As part of his contribution to the content of the Site, by means of texts, images, sounds, videos or comments, the User is required to comply with the legal and regulatory provisions in force.

In particular, it guarantees that the storage and dissemination of this content via the Site does not constitute (i) a violation of the intellectual property rights of third parties (in particular, articles, works, photos, creations, clips, television programs, short , medium and / or feature films, animated or not, advertisements, that the Internet user has not produced personally or for which he does not have the necessary authorizations from third parties holding rights in them), (ii) an infringement to persons (in particular defamation, insults, insults, etc.) and respect for the right to image and to private life, (iii) an attack on public order and morality (in particular, apology for crimes against the humanity, incitement to racial hatred, violent content, pornography, etc.).

More generally, the User undertakes to comply with the Riviera Press Participation Charter, it being specified that the comments are likely to be moderated. In the absence of compliance with the Participation Charter, the content will be refused or withdrawn and / or the User's account will be deactivated without prior formality and / or civil and criminal actions will be brought against the User.

Given the community nature of the Site and out of respect for everyone's sensitivities, it is up to the User to exercise discernment and caution with regard to the information that he puts online.

It is up to the User to monitor comments posted on his articles and to report comments that would be contrary to the above provisions. In accordance with article 6 paragraph 7 of Law n ° 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 for confidence in the digital economy, Riviera Press sets up a device easily visible and accessible to users of the Site, associating with each content present on the Site, an Alert link allowing to report any abuse. Following receipt by Riviera Press of a report addressing the offenses referred to above, the content concerned will immediately be deleted from the Site, where appropriate, information to the competent public authorities.

The Site can only be used by the User for personal and private purposes, excluding any commercial use in particular. The User shall refrain from incorporating documents, software or any other data that may interrupt or damage the functioning of the Riviera Press or other computer equipment or other users of the Site into their contributions to the content of the Site, or allow unjustified access to other websites. He also refrains from incorporating in his contributions hypertext links or comments which refer to or which refer to external sites which infringe the provisions of this article.


Article 9 - Proof, Conservation and Archiving

The computerized registers kept in the systems in compliance with the rules of art in matters of security, will be considered as proof of communications of electronic mails, sending of registration form, downloads of content, publication of content and posting of comments. The archiving of the registration forms is carried out on a medium capable of ensuring the faithful and lasting character and for the duration required by the legal provisions in force in particular Decree n ° 2011-219 of February 25, 2011 relating to the conservation and to the communication of data making it possible to identify any person who has contributed to the creation of online content. It is agreed that in the event of a discrepancy between the Riviera Press computerized registers and the documents in paper or electronic format available to the user, the Riviera Press computerized registers will prevail.


Article 10 - Applicable texts - Jurisdiction

These Terms are subject to French law. In the event of a dispute, the French courts will have sole jurisdiction.


Article 11 - Autonomy of the terms of the T & Cs

In the event that any of the provisions of these T & Cs are deemed inapplicable under the law in force, the User and Riviera Press agree to renegotiate it in good faith in order to preserve the economic position from which they benefit as closely as possible of that mentioned under the provision rendered inapplicable.

If they fail to replace this provision in a mutually acceptable and applicable manner, this provision will be excluded hereof and the rest of the T & Cs will be interpreted as if this provision were excluded and will remain applicable.


Article 12 - Modification of the T & Cs

Riviera Press reserves the right to adapt or modify these T & Cs at any time. The new general conditions will, if necessary, be brought to the attention of the User by online modification.

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