Terms and conditions

  1. About the Site

    The “Orange Design” website (the “Site”) is edited and operated by Orange SA (“Orange”, “We”). Orange, its subsidiaries, and affiliates are members of the Orange group of companies (the “Orange Group”).

    The Site is provided to ensure that Orange digital product and services can be built consistently and efficiently, enabling us to maintain consistent design across all Orange digital touch points.

    The content on the Site is provided for general information purposes. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of content on the Site.

  2. Terms of use

    Please read these terms and conditions (the “Terms”) carefully before accessing the site as they will apply to your use of it.

    These Terms (together with the documents referred to in it) tell you the terms on which you may make use of the Site. If you do not agree to the Terms, you must not use our site.

    By accessing, browsing and/or using the Site, (whether as a guest or a registered user) you confirm that you accept and agree to comply with the following terms:

  3. Other applicable terms

    These Terms refer to the following additional policies, which also apply to your use of our site:

    • Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.
    • Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our site.
  4. Changes to these terms

    We reserve the right to vary the Terms from time to time by amending this page. Such variations become effective immediately upon posting of the varied Terms on this page. By continuing to use the Site, you will be deemed to have accepted the updated Terms available on the Site.

    Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we may have made, as they are binding on you.

  5. Changes to the Site

    We may suspend or update the whole or any part of the Site for any reason, at any time and at our sole discretion. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted.

    However, please note that any of the content on the Site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.

    We do not guarantee that the Site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

  6. Intellectual property rights

    The Site and content (information, materials, communications, images, and sounds) contained on or available through the Site are provided by Orange, members of the Orange Group and/or third parties. We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the content and material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

    The contents of the Site cannot be copied, reproduced, modified, transferred, distributed, republished, downloaded, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means including but not limited to electronic or mechanical photocopying or recording without the prior express permission of Orange, its designee or the copyright owner.

    Any unauthorized use of the contents of the Site may be a breach of copyright laws or trademark laws. You agree that the material and content contained within or provided on the Site is only for use in relation to the businesses of Orange and/or authorised users of the Orange brand (“Authorised Users”) and may not be used in a manner which is likely to bring Orange, the Orange brand, any other Orange Authorised User or any member of the Orange Group into disrepute.

    You may print off one copy and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organization to content posted on the Site.

    You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not separate any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics from any accompanying text.

    Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on the Site must always be acknowledged.

    You must not use any part of the content on the Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from us or our licensors.

    You may not mirror any material contained on the Site or any other server without the prior written consent of Orange.

    If you print off, copy or download any part of the Site in breach of these Terms, your right to use the Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

  7. Accessing our site

    Orange grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, worldwide and non-sub-licensable right to use the Site for your personal use only. This right to use is subject to compliance with these Terms.

    The Site is accessed via the Internet which is independent of Orange. Use of the Internet is solely at your own risk and is subject to all applicable national and international laws and regulations. Orange has no responsibility for any information or service obtained by you on the Internet.

    Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

    You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.

    You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and any other applicable policies, and that they comply with them.

    We do not guarantee that the Site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes, and platform in order to access the Site. You should use your own virus protection software.

  8. Acceptable use of our site

    You agree not to:

    • cause, nor knowingly allow others to cause, any nuisance, annoyance, or inconvenience, whether to Orange or any of its customers or other users of the Site by any means.
    • use the Site to transmit or post any material which is illegal, defamatory, offensive or obscene or of a menacing character or which may in our judgment cause nuisance, annoyance or inconvenience to Orange, or any other person.
    • use the Site in such a manner as to cause the whole or any part of www.design.orange.com to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or impaired in any way.

    You must not misuse the Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site, the server on which our Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Site. You must not attack our Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you may be committing a criminal offense. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Site will cease immediately.

    The right to use the Site does not allow you to:

    a) access or use the Site source codes and/or any of its software components;b) use, copy, modify or distribute the Site and/or any of its software components;

    c) dismantle, decompile or translate the Site and/or any of its software components, except as expressly authorized by applicable laws or regulations;

    d) to sub-license the Site and/or any of its software components.

  9. Your account and password

    If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.

    We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

    If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at support.design@orange.com.

  10. Uploading content to the Site

    Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to the Site, or to make contact with other users of the Site, you must comply with the content standards set out in these Terms.

    You warrant that any materials or content you upload or submit to the Site (“the Contributions”) comply with the standards contained in these Terms, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. If you are a consumer user, this means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

    Any Contributions to the Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your Contributions, but to the extent you own and control the relevant rights in your Contributions, you grant to Orange and other users of the Site a non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable, worldwide licence from the date of that upload or submission allowing us to copy, reproduce, download, broadcast, transmit, publish, store, copy modify, adapt, distribute or create a derivative work from such material and to sub-license such material to the Orange Group, any other Authorised User of the Site.

    You hereby waive any and all moral rights in your Contribution(s) to which you may be entitled under the laws of any applicable jurisdiction to the extent required to enable Orange to exercise the rights granted to it above.

    You warrant that:

    a) such material complies with any policies, guidelines or reasonable quality standards notified to you on the Site or otherwise by Orange from time to time.

    b) you own or are the authorized licensee of (with authority to sub-license to Orange as set out in these Terms) all intellectual property rights in your Contributions to the Site, or otherwise have permission to submit the Contributions to the Site.

    We have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any Contributions posted or uploaded by you to the Site constitute a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

    We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the Contributions or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of the Site.

    We have the right to remove any posting you make on the Site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in these Terms.

    The views expressed by other users on the Site do not represent Orange Group views or values.

  11. Linking to the Site

    You may not link to the home page of the Site, without our prior written permission.

    You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on
    our part where
    none exists.

    You must not establish a link to the Site in any website that is not owned by you.

    The Site must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of the Site other than
    the homepage.

    We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

    The website in which you are linking must comply in all
    respects with the content standards set out in these Terms, including not bringing Orange or the Orange Group
    into
    disrepute.

    If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact support.design@orange.com.

  12. Indemnity

    You hereby indemnify Orange (and each member of the Orange Group) against all losses, liabilities, claims,
    actions, costs, and expenses (including all reasonable legal expenses) suffered or incurred by Orange and/or any
    member of the Orange Group and arising as a result of or in connection with:

    a) any breach by you of any of your obligations and/or warranties under the Terms; and/or

    b) your unauthorized use,
    registration or attempt to register as a trademark, company or domain name:

    (i) any Orange images and materials;

    (ii) any element of the Orange brand; and/or

    (iii) any other copyright material belonging to Orange or the relevant rights holder; and/or

    c) any material submitted by you to our site, save where such losses, liabilities, claims, actions, costs, and
    expenses cannot reasonably be seen to have arisen due to any fault of your own.

  13. Use of the Orange Brand

    By accessing the Site, you agree to use its content in compliance with
    the Terms, the terms
    of any relevant Brand Licence Agreement and in a manner which conforms with the Orange Brand Guidelines and with any
    reasonable quality standards notified to you on the Site or otherwise by Orange from time to time.

    You will not challenge the entitlement of Orange or its designee to use or license the use of any element of the Orange brand or
    otherwise howsoever interfere with the use of the Orange brand by Orange or any Authorised User of the Orange brand.

    You will not use or register any trademarks, domain names (or sub-domains of www.orange.com) or company, business or trading names which are the same as, or
    which Orange reasonably considers to be similar to, or which incorporate, any element of the Orange brand without
    Orange’s prior written approval.

    In the event of any breach, or reasonably suspected breach, of these terms of use
    or of a Brand Licence Agreement, Orange reserves all rights to withhold, suspend or withdraw your access to all or
    any part of the Site and to demand that you immediately cease use of and return all relevant materials to Orange.

  14. Limitation of Orange’s liability

    The Site and its Content are provided as a convenience to you. The Site and its
    Content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Orange does not guarantee that the Site’s web pages
    will be uninterrupted or error-free or fit for any particular purpose. Orange reserves the right, at any time and at
    its own discretion, to revise the Site’s pages or withdraw access to the Site or its Content or any part of them. NO
    WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OR
    IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, IS MADE IN RELATION TO THE AVAILABILITY,
    ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF THE SITE. ORANGE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR
    CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS OR FOR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE
    SITE EVEN IF ORANGE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

    Some jurisdictions do not allow exclusions
    of certain warranties or limitations of liability, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. The
    liability of Orange would in such case be limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.

    We will not be liable for
    any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful
    material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your
    use of the Site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

    We assume no
    responsibility for the content of websites linked on the Site. Such links should not be interpreted as an
    endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your
    use of them.

    If at any time any provisions of the Terms are or become illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any
    respect, it shall not impair the legality, validity or enforceability of any other provision of the Terms.

  15. Privacy policy

    In certain circumstances, we may ask you to provide personal information so that
    we can keep you
    informed of the latest content on the Site and also to enable us and others to maintain and operate the Site. The
    personal information will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy . By accessing the Site and by providing us
    with such personal information, you agree to Orange using your personal information for such purposes and
    acknowledge that you have read and agreed to the terms of the Privacy Policy.

  16. Third party links and resources in our site

    The Site contains may include links to other
    websites and resources that
    are owned or operated by third parties You agree to review and agree to any such website’s rules of use before using
    such websites. You also agree that Orange has no control over the contents of any such websites or resources and
    cannot assume any responsibility for material created or published by such third party websites.

    In addition, a link
    to a non-Orange site does not imply that Orange endorses the site, the contents published on such third party site
    or the products or services referenced in such third-party site.

  17. Confidentiality

    You acknowledge that access to and use of the Site may involve you having
    access to trade secrets,
    know-how, proprietary rights and commercially sensitive information (“Information”) belonging to Orange or the
    Orange Group, including but not limited to inventions, designs, technology, know-how, process description, product
    specifications, training manuals, research data, quality assurance processes and data, software and source codes and
    you agree that, except as required by enforceable laws or regulations or the rules of any stock exchange or
    securities exchange commission, you will:

    • keep all Information confidential and restrict access to it to those employees and agents and advisers who
      are authorized by Orange to have access to that Information and who are themselves under corresponding
      obligations of confidentiality in respect of it;
    • not challenge the validity of any proprietary rights attaching to any Information or the entitlement of the
      proprietor to use or license the Information; and
    • return to Orange or its designee at Orange’s request all documents or materials (whether in writing, on
      disk, electronic or otherwise and including all copies) in your possession or under your control that
      contain any Information.

    You will only use the Information in accordance with the Terms, any relevant Orange Brand Licence Agreement and/or
    any other directions of Orange, and you will be responsible to Orange for any breach of the Terms or relevant
    agreements and directions by any person or entity to whom you communicate the Information.

  18. Applicable law

    These Terms, their subject matter, and formation shall be governed by and
    construed in accordance
    with the laws of France. You and Orange agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Paris, France, for any
    claim or matter arising under or in connection with this Site’s Terms.

  19. Trademarks

    “ORANGE”, the ORANGE logo and any other “Orange” product or service name referred to
    on our site are
    registered trademarks of Orange Brand Services Limited or its affiliates.

    Other products or names mentioned in this
    Site or any Content published on or available through the Site may be the property of Orange, its affiliates or a
    third party. Your access to the Site should not be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license
    or right to use any names or trademarks appearing on the Site without the prior written consent of the respective
    third party owner thereof.