General terms of Sales
GENERAL: The terms of sale are deemed to be accepted without reservation by the purchaser, unless the seller has written derogation. If, by express agreement, certain clauses of these terms and conditions are waived, the other provisions would remain applicable between the parties.
EXECUTION: The execution of the order and its delivery can be delayed or cancelled for failure of stock or cases of force majeure such as: floods, fires, strikes, lockouts, war, explosion.
DELIVERY TIME: Our delivery times are given as an indication. Delays that may be involved cannot give rise to any claim for compensation from the purchaser or motivate the refusal of the goods.
The delivery time can only be fixed or start running from the day we received all the manufacturing elements (technical specifications, models,...).
PRICES: The items referenced in our catalogue are charged on the basis of the prices in force on the day of delivery.
Deliveries and Expeditions: Upon receipt of the goods, the customers or their third party agents must ensure that the parcels have not been deteriorated during transport and that they correspond well to the indications of the delivery slip. In case of delays, damage, missing or loss, it is up to them to complete the necessary formalities with the carriers within the prescribed time limits. No return can be made without our prior agreement.
Payment: The invoices are dated the day of their issuance, the date of departure of the settlement period being the date of dispatch. They are payable to the company's registered office. Except as otherwise duly accepted by the seller, our billing is payable in cash, date of shipment. A payment time can be agreed to the order. Failure to comply with a deadline will result in the lapse of the term which entails the liability of receivables. It will also be charged a delay penalty at the rate of 3% per month, each month started being counted for a full month.
Claims and litigation: customers are required to make sure that the delivery is in compliance with the order when the goods are received. In order to be admissible, the claims must be sent to us in writing within 3 days after receipt of the goods.
Penal clauses: Notwithstanding the billing of late penalties indicated above, it will be claimed in case of judicial or contentious proceedings a criminal clause equal to 15% of the amount remaining due in principal with a minimum of 100 E, the legal costs, As well as article 700 of the N.C.P.C.
Place of jurisdiction: all disputes will be submitted to the Court of Carcassonne, only competent.
However, we reserve the right to enter the courts of the purchaser's domicile.
RESERVE of ownership: the ownership of the goods sold will only be transferred to the purchaser after full payment of the price. However, the burden of risk of damage, loss or theft of the goods will be transferred to the purchaser upon dispatch from our factories. The seller will be able to take over all the goods whose property is not yet transferred to the purchaser in case of unfulfilled deadlines and in case of deterioration of the buyer's credit.