Site terms and conditions of use (sc)
online photographs, texts and captions on stephanecompoint.com are in no way free of rights and are considered to be works
protected by French and International artistic copyright laws. stephanecompoint.com is held and
used by Stéphane Compoint, sole proprietor of the site and of
the totality of the works represented on it. stephanecompoint.com is a site reserved for professional use only.
following conditions formally engage the signatories of the present
transfer contract, with, in part: Stéphane Compoint and his
commercial team, hereafter referred to as “stephanecompoint.com”,
and moreover: the magazine, the editor, or any other buyer of rights
, hereafter referred to as : “ the client”.
The signatories declare to hold the necessary powers of
transfer of rights between the client and stephanecompoint.com is
intended for only one publication in one language and only one title, whatever the medium may be. Any new edition or
re-publication transfered to another medium or another title or to a database
or to a third party will be entitled to a separate assignment with additional charges at the rates specified on the following links : http://www.stephanecompoint.com/27,en_US.html for press fees and http://www.stephanecompoint.com/28,en_US.html for book fees.
case of non-compliance with the terms outlined above, the amount of reproduction and / or representation rights, corresponding to the scale
or reference to the sale price indicated by stephanecompoint.com will be
automatically doubled, without any possibility of objection on the client's part.
reproduction and/or representation will be strictly obliged to
include at least the signature “©stephanecompoint.com”.
In the event of omission, the rights of reproduction and/or
representation corresponding to the price list or to the transfer
price indicated by stephanecompoint.com will be automatically doubled, without any possibility of objection
on the client’s part.
photographs from the online stories on stephanecompoint.com cannot be modified in any way without stephanecompoint.com’s
prior written agreement. Only necessary re-centering for make-ups
photographs placed online on stephanecompoint.com are not filigreed: any downloading of these without stephanecompoint.com’s prior
written agreement is forbidden and will be considered a violation of
French and International artistic copyright laws. In the event of
violation, the reproduction and/or representation rights
corresponding to the price list of to the transfer price indicated
by stephanecompoint.com will be
automatically quintupled without any possibility of objection on the client’s part.
client takes full responsibility for any modifications made by his
editorial staff on the captions of photographs furnished by stephanecompoint.com. The client accepts full responsibility for the texts and legends produced by
his editorial staff. stephanecompoint.com guarantees the client the
documents’ origin and reality.
stories may contain particular commercial conditions including, and
not limited to, restrictions in terms of time, mode and area of use.
A client’s ability to access
a story does not represent the right to use it. It is forbidden to
use a story in a way which is contrary to a mentioned restriction.
If the client has any doubt
whatsoever, he must contact stephanecompoint.com before any use.
transfer of reproduction and/or representation rights of one or more
photos on stephanecompoint.com does
not exempt the client from ensuring
that the rights of the photographed persons or of the owners of the
photographed works be protected. The client must determine whether the use of a photograph needs the consent of
a third party. The client must not
simply take into account the information supplied by stephanecompoint.com. Any
publication without written authorization from the person or persons
represented, the owners of the objects or works, makes the client and only the client legally
responsible. The client recognizes
this and is expressly forbidden, in the event of a lawsuit, from
calling upon stephanecompoint.com to
client is committed to furnishing
all proofs of publication to the agency based on which stephanecompoint.com will make out
a bill for the reproduction and/or representation rights according to the price list of the day the publication was sent.
No other site is
authorized to market Stéphane Compoint’s photographs.
The client’s use of any of
Stéphane Compoint’s works originating from another
web-site or from any other medium will be considered a violation of
French and International artistic copyright laws.
The present contract will be
interpreted by French legislation on contracts passed and performed
in France. In the event of objection to the present contract, the
parties will call exclusively upon the courts of law of Paris.