Legal notices and general terms of use


This website has been developed by and belongs to the EURL Œnologists of France. Its purpose is to allow entries to the competition, to present the wines, oils and / or award-winning products and the purchase of medallions for the winners. The EURL Œnologists of France has no legal, financial, commercial or any common interest with the producers of the wines and products presented.

1         Legal notice

1.1        Name of the website:

« Competitions Œnologists of France » – Vinalies® Internationales

1.2        Publisher: EURL Œnologues de France

One-person limited liability company with capital of 30,500 €

Registered on the Paris Trade and Companies register under number: 418822573

SIRET: 41882257300022

Headquarter located at: 21-23 rue de Croulebarbe, Paris (75013)

Intracommunity VAT number: FR56418822573

Activity: organization and implementation of training courses, viticultural competitions, interlaboratory comparisons and all activities relating to oenological activity in general (8559A)

Represented by: Didier FAGES, in his capacity as Manager.

Phone number: +33(0)1 58 52 20 20

Fax number: +33(0)1 58 52 20 30

email address: 

1.3        Publisher:

Emmanuelle FOURTEAU, Director-General of Services of the EURL Œnologues de France

1.4        Host:

OVH, SAS with capital of € 10,069,020, whose head office is located at 2 rue Kellermann - 59100 Roubaix - France, RCS Lille Métropole 424 761 419 00045, SIREN number 424 761 419 represented by Mr. Henry KLABA, in his capacity as President, Customer service phone number: +33 9 72 10 10 07, email address:



1.5        Website created and maintained by:

This site is maintained by members of the Induxia web developer network.

2         Terms and Conditions of Use (CGU)

2.1        Acceptance and modification of the CGU

The use of the site is subject to compliance with the current CGU. The user of the site acknowledges accepting the CGU, without reservation, simply by using the said site.

The CGU may be modified by the Publisher at any time to take into account changes in the sites and changes in applicable regulations. The new version of the CGU will be made available on the site. The site users are invited to regularly consult them.

2.2        Contents of the Website

The Publisher endeavours, without incurring any liability, to update the contents of the site. All trademarks, photographs, texts, comments, illustrations, animated or still images, video sequences, sound recordings, and all computer applications that may be used to operate the site, especially all the elements reproduced or used on the site, are protected by the laws in force concerning intellectual property. They are fully owned by the publisher or its partners. Any reproduction, representation, use or adaptation, in any form whatsoever, of all or part of these elements, including computer applications, without the prior written consent of the publisher is strictly prohibited. The fact that the publisher does not initiate proceedings upon becoming aware of such unauthorised use is not deemed to be an acceptance of the said use and waiver of prosecution.

The information and presentations contained on the pages of this site are supplied purely for information purposes and may be modified at any time and without notice. Their use for private or professional purposes does not engage the responsibility of the Publisher, in any way whatsoever. The Publisher cannot guarantee the accuracy, precision or completeness of the information provided on this site and the photos are not contractual.

2.3        Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol abuse can harm your health.  Moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages is recommended. The consumption of alcoholic beverages during pregnancy, even in small amounts, can have serious consequences on the health of the child. Total abstinence is recommended during pregnancy.

2.4        Product Overview

Only the wines, oils and / or award-winning products from the competition organized by the Publisher are presented on the website's winners page of the year and the archives of previous years. The presentation of wines, oils and / or award-winning products does not constitute an offer to sell or an incentive to purchase. The photographs of the said wines, oils and / or award-winning products, accompanying their description, are not binding and do not commit the Publisher.

2.5        Labels "organic production"

2.5.1          The labels ORG

The organic labels displayed on the wines, oils and / or products represented on the website are awarded by the competent authorities of the countries where the wines, oils and / or products concerned are produced. On the territory of the European Community, the labels awarded by the competent authorities of the member countries must meet the criteria of management of soil fertility, choice of species and varieties, multi-annual rotation of crops, recycling of organic matter and cultural techniques set out in regulation (EC) No 834/2007 of June 28, 2007 on organic production and labeling of organic products. The import of third country products as organic products is permitted by the regulation provided that, the countries of origin apply production standards and control provisions equivalent to those provided by the community legislation. A list of third countries which the Commission acknowledges applies production standards and control measures equivalent to those provided for in the community legislation is available in Annex III to Regulation (EC) No 1235/2008 implementing the Regulation (EC) 834/2007 on organic production and labeling of organic products, available at: = CELEX: 32008R1235 & from = EN

2.5.2          The site editor

The Editor of the website, who does not intervene in the attribution of the organic labels or their controls, can in no way be held responsible for any decisions to withdraw a label or any fraud from the producer by the affixing of such a label on his products.

2.6        Website management

For the proper management of the mobile application and the site, the publisher may, at any time:

- suspend, interrupt or restrict access to all or part of the site or the application, restrict access to the site or the application, or to some of its parts, to a specific category of users;

- delete all information that could disturb its functioning or that contravenes national or international laws or rules of Netiquette;

- suspend the site or the application in order to carry out updates.

2.7        Responsibilities

2.7.1          Responsibility of the publisher

The publisher may not be held liable in case of failure, breakdown, difficulty or interruption in operation, preventing access to the site or one of its features. The equipment used to connect to the site is entirely your responsibility. The user of the site must take all appropriate measures to protect his equipment and his own data, particularly from Internet viruses. The site user is also solely responsible for the sites and data consulted.

2.7.2          The publisher cannot be held responsible for any legal action against the site user:

- for use of the site or any service accessible via Internet;

- resulting from your non-observance of the conditions of access to the site.

The Publisher is also not liable for damages caused to the user of the site, to third parties and / or the computer equipment of the site user, due to its connection to or use of the website and for this reason, waives any action against the Publisher.

2.7.3          If the Publisher becomes the subject of an amicable settlement or legal proceedings caused by your use of the site, the Publisher can bring action against you to obtain compensation for all the damage, amounts, convictions and charges that may arise from this procedure.

2.7.4          Information contained on this site is as accurate as possible and the site is updated throughout the year, but may still contain inaccuracies or omissions. If you notice an error or what appears to be a malfunction, please report it by email to:, describing the problem as accurately as possible (page posing problems, type of computer and browser used…).

2.8        Hyperlinks

2.8.1          The installation by the user of the site of any hypertext link to all or part of the site is strictly prohibited, except with the prior written authorization of the Publisher, requested by email to the following address: The Publisher is free to refuse this authorization without having to justify in any way its decision. In the event that, the Publisher grants his authorization, this is in any case only temporary and can be withdrawn at any time, with no obligation for the Publisher to justify such an action. In any event, all links must be removed upon simple request from the Publisher.

2.8.2          Any information accessible via a link to other sites is not under the control of the publisher who declines all responsibility regarding their content or for any damage or harm arising from browsing these third party sites.

2.9        Collecting of personal data

The personal data that the user of the site has entered (surname, first name, address, postal code, city, email,...) will be kept during the registration and shared between the various Publisher's sites.

For more information, see our Privacy Policy.


2.10    Cookies

This website can automatically collect standard site user information, such as location, network status, reading and writing data as part of the favourite content setting. All indirectly collected information will only be used to monitor the volume, type and configuration of traffic using this Site, to develop its design and layout and for other administrative and planning purposes, generally to improve the service we offer you.

2.11    Rules for buying and using competitions medallions

The procedures for obtaining the medals are governed by the rules of each competition of the EURL Œnologists of France. The purchase and use of competitions medallions are regulated.

For more information, see the Rules for the purchase and use of the competitions medallions of the EURL Œnologists of France.


2.12    Applicable Law

These terms of use of the site are governed by French law and are within the jurisdiction of the courts of Paris, subject to attribution of specific competency stemming from a particular law or regulation.

The reference language in the settlement of potential disputes is French.


2.13    Contact us

For any question, information on the wines, oils and / or products presented on the site, or concerning the site itself, you can send an email to the following address: