Welcome to the Bound, Inc. (“Bound”) Web Site (“Site”). Please review the following basic terms that govern your use of the Site and your purchase of products from our Site. Please note that your use of our Site or purchase of products through the Site constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by these terms (the “Agreement”). If you have any questions on the terms of this Agreement, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You are welcome to browse our Site without registering or purchasing any of our products and without providing any personal information. However, if you wish to sign-up for our newsletter or purchase products from us through the Site, you will need to indicate your understanding and acceptance of this Agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement, you will not be able to register to receive further information from us or purchase our products through the Site.
We may change, move or delete portions of, or may add to, our Site or products from time to time.
You must be thirteen (13) years of age or over in order to use the Site and purchase products through the Site. By providing information to us through the Site and agreeing to purchase a product, you agree that you are at least 13 years of age.
PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS
In order to purchase our products, you must provide us with certain basic personal and billing information, such as your name, email, address and credit card or other required payment information. You agree that all information you provide with respect to your purchase of products and payment will be accurate and complete. You agree to pay all charges incurred by you at the prices in effect when such charges are incurred. You will be responsible for payment to Bound of the applicable taxes relating to purchases on our Site.
All orders are subject to our acceptance. We may refuse to accept any order, or any portion of an order, in our sole discretion, even if we have provided a confirmation of order. If a product is listed at the incorrect price, we have the right to reject or cancel orders at the incorrect price, even if the order has been confirmed or your credit card charged. If this happens and we cancel an order after charge to your credit card, we will promptly credit your credit card account in the amount of the charged price.
We have tried to display as accurately as possible the colors and other attributes of our products that appear at the Site. However, as the actual colors you see will depend on your monitor and other factors beyond our control, we cannot guarantee that your monitor’s display of any color will be accurate.
For more information on our products, see our FAQs.
SITE CONTENTS and BOUND’S INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Our journal products and the Site are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Bound owns and retains all proprietary rights in the products and the Site, including all images, illustrations, designs, maps, graphics, icons, photographs, video clips, and other materials (collectively, the “Content”) and all copyright, trademark and other intellectual property rights in and to the Content. Unless otherwise agreed by you and Bound in a separate agreement, the products, all Content and the Site as a whole are intended solely for personal, noncommercial (other than for the purchase of merchandise from our site) use by the users of our Site. If you are interested in becoming a reseller or purchasing products for resale, please contact us at email@example.com You may not reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works of any of our products, or any portions of the products, or the Contents or Site without our prior written permission. Your use of the Site or purchase of any products does not create any license or other rights in our Site or products. All product names, logos and trademarks appearing on our Site, including Bound™ and the Bound logo are our trademarks. All rights in and to the Site and all Content and the products not expressly granted herein are reserved by Bound.
USER SUBMISSIONS AND FEEDBACK
User Submissions. At this time, you cannot submit or provide your own text, video, audio, graphics, photos, artwork or other materials for inclusion in our products or on our Site. However, you agree that any content you may provide to us (“Submissions”), whether through additional functionality on the Site, email or our pages on social networking sites will remain your property (subject to the terms of any applicable networking site on which such content is posted) and you hereby agree that we will have the irrevocable, perpetual right and license to copy, modify, transmit, post, distribute, display and perform all such Submissions for promotional and other purposes without attribution or consideration to you.
User Feedback. You further agree that all comments, feedback, suggestions, ideas, and other submissions disclosed, submitted or offered to Bound on or by this Site or through email, or our social networking presences or otherwise disclosed, submitted or offered in connection with your use of this Site (collectively, “Feedback”) shall be Bound property. Such disclosure, submission or offer of any Feedback shall constitute an assignment to Bound of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in all copyrights and other intellectual properties in the Feedback and we can use such Feedback, including to improve our Site and products without attribution or payment to you.
You agree that no Submissions or Feedback provided by you to Bound will violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary right(s). You further agree that no Submissions or Feedback submitted by you to Bound will be or contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material. You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any Submissions or Feedback you make.
THE PRODUCTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. For our return policies for damaged or defective products, please see our FAQs.
From time to time there may be information on our Site that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions, including as may relate to product descriptions, pricing, and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order). YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK, AND THAT BOUND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THIS SITE OR PRODUCTS.
LIMITATION OF LIABLITY
EXCEPT IN JURISDICTIONS WHERE SUCH PROVISIONS ARE RESTRICTED, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL BOUND BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, ACTUAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES ATTRIBUTABLE TO LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF BUSINESS, OR LOSS OF USE, OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS, EVEN IF BOUND HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, BOUND ’S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO BOUND FOR THE AFFECTED PRODUCT.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Bound harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising from or related to your use of the Site or our products.
LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES AND SERVICES
From time to time, we may provide information regarding or links to other websites, resources or products (“Third Party Sites and Products”). Such information is provided only for your convenience. We do not qualify, endorse, investigate or approve any Third Party Sites and Products and will not be responsible for the availability, security, safety or quality of such Third Party Sites or Products. You are solely responsible for ensuring that any such Third Party Sites and Products meet your needs. In no event will we be responsible or liable for any information, services or products provided by such Third Party Sites or for their failure to provide any such information, services or products to you. We have no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, products, services or practices of any Third Party Sites. You should review such site’s privacy and return/refund policies before providing any personal information or purchasing products or services from such sites. In addition, we will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any Third-Party Site.
This Agreement, including the Policies, contain the entire agreement between you and Bound with respect to your use of the Site and purchase of products. This Site is controlled and operated by Bound from its offices in Durham, North Carolina. If there is any dispute about or involving the Site, your use of the Site, this Agreement or any product you have purchased from use, you agree that the dispute will be governed by the laws of the State of North Carolina without regard for its conflict of laws provisions. You agree to the sole jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts of the State of North Carolina and hereby agree to personal jurisdiction by the courts of North Carolina. You may not assign your rights, obligations or this Agreement without our prior written consent.
This Agreement will remain in full force and effect while you use the Site and thereafter and with respect to all purchases of products. We may terminate this Agreement at any time and limit or deny your access to the Site or cancel any order, in our sole discretion, including if you fail to comply with the terms of this Agreement. If we cancel any order, we will use reasonable efforts to credit your credit card account or refund any monies paid to Bound for such order.
Ver. No. 2
Last Revision date: April 11, 2012.