TERMS & CONDITIONS

ANSERAI LLC

October 24, 2014

Anserai, Ltd. (“Anserai”, “we”, “us”, “our”) provides its services and products (described below) to you through its website located at www.Anserai.com (the “Site”) and Demandauthenticity.com and related services (collectively, such services, including any new features and applications, and the Site, the “Service(s)”), subject to the following Terms of Service (as amended from time to time, the “Terms of Service”).  We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change or modify portions of these Terms of Service at any time without further notice.  You should periodically visit this page to review the current Terms of Service so you are aware of any revision to which you are bound.  If we do this, we will post the changes to these Terms of Service on this page and will indicate at the top of this page the date these terms were last revised.  Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms of Service.  If you do not agree to abide by these or any future Terms of Service, do not use or access (or continue to use or access) the Service.  It is your responsibility to regularly check the Site to determine if there have been changes to these Terms of Service and to review such changes.

In addition, when using certain services, you shall be subject to any additional terms, policies or guidelines applicable to such services that may be posted on the Service from time to time, including, without limitation, the Privacy Policy located at www.anserai.com/privacy-policy/. All such terms, policies and guidelines are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Service.

Access and Use of the Service

Services Description:  Anserai is a manufacturer and online home décor (the “Products”) and interior design boutique.

Your Registration Obligations: You may be required to register with Anserai in order to access and use certain features of the Service.  If you choose to register for the Service, you agree to provide and maintain true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself.  Registration data and certain other information about you are governed by our Privacy Policy. The Service is available only to individuals who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law.  Without limiting the foregoing, the Service is not available to minors (people under the age of majority in their state or province of residence) or to temporarily or permanently suspended members of the Service. If you do not qualify, please do not use the Service.  Additionally, Anserai reserves the right to refuse access to, or use of the Service to anyone, at anytime, in its sole discretion.

Member Account, Password and Security: You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, if any, and are fully responsible for any and all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify Anserai of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session when accessing the Service. Anserai will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.

Modifications to Service: Anserai reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Anserai shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

General Practices Regarding Use and Storage: You acknowledge that Anserai may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Service. You agree that Anserai has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any data or other content maintained or transmitted by the Service. You acknowledge that Anserai reserves the right to terminate accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that Anserai reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.

Mobile Services: When you access the Service through a mobile device, your wireless service carrier’s standard charges, data rates and other fees may apply.  In addition, downloading, installing, or using certain mobile services may be prohibited or restricted by your carrier, and not all mobile services may work with all carriers or devices. By using the mobile services, you agree that we may communicate with you regarding Anserai and other entities by SMS, MMS, text message or other electronic means to your mobile device and that certain information about your usage of the Mobile Services may be communicated to us.  In the event you change or deactivate your mobile telephone number, you agree to promptly update your Anserai account information to ensure that your messages are not sent to the person that acquires your old number.

Conditions of Use

User Conduct: You are solely responsible for all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or other materials (“content”) that you upload, post, publish, or display (hereinafter, “post”) or otherwise transmit via the Service.  The following are examples of the kind of content and/or use that is illegal or prohibited by Anserai.  Anserai reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in Anserai’s sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending content from the Service, suspending or terminating the account of such violators, and reporting you to the law enforcement authorities.  You agree to not use the Service to:

  1. a) post, email, or otherwise transmit any content that (i) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, excessively violent, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another‘s privacy, hateful racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable; (ii) you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; (iii) poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person; (iv) infringes any intellectual property or other proprietary rights of any party; (v) constitutes unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, commercial activities, and/or sales, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” “contests,” “sweepstakes,” or any other form of solicitation; (vi) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; or (vii) in the sole judgment of Anserai, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Service, or which may expose Anserai or its users to any harm or liability of any type;
  2. b) impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
  3. c) solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18;
  4. d) harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of other users from the Service or the Site by electronic or other means for the purposes of sending unsolicited emails or other unsolicited communications;
  5. e) advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services other than those items intended to be sold and purchased through the Service;
  6. f) interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the Service; or
  7. g) violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law, or any regulations having the force of law;
  8. h) further or promote any criminal activity or enterprise or provide instructional information about illegal activities; or
  9. i) obtain or attempt to access or otherwise obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Service.

Special Notice for International Use; Export Controls: Software (defined below) available in connection with the Service and the transmission of applicable data, if any, is subject to United States export controls.  No Software may be downloaded from the Service or otherwise exported or re-exported in violation of U.S. export laws.  Downloading or using the Software is at your sole risk.  Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules and laws regarding your use of the Service, including as it concerns online conduct and acceptable content.

Commercial Use: Unless otherwise expressly authorized herein or in the Service, you agree not to display, distribute, license, perform, publish, reproduce, duplicate, copy, create derivative works from, modify, sell, resell, exploit, transfer, or transmit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service.  The Service is for your personal use and may not be used for direct commercial endeavors.

Purchase Transactions

Transactions:  We reserve the right at any time after receipt of your order to accept or decline your order, or any portion thereof, even after your receipt of an order confirmation. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to limit the quantity of items purchased and/or to prohibit sales to dealers. In the event that a product is listed at an incorrect price, we shall have the right to refuse or cancel orders placed for the product listed at the incorrect price, regardless of whether the order has been confirmed and/or your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, we will promptly issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.

Fees:  Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in U.S. Dollars.  In addition to the payment of the applicable purchase price for a purchased item, buyers may be responsible for paying any shipping costs to Anserai (as detailed in the shipping policy located at http://www.anserai.com/faq/) and all applicable sales, excise, import, export, VAT and other taxes or duties associated with the purchase of any items through the Service.  Any such shipping costs and taxes are not included in the listed price for any items made available through the Service, unless specified, but will be displayed before confirmation of any purchase.  Sellers are responsible for all income taxes associated with the purchase and sale of any items through the Service.

Credit Card Transactions:  To the extent you effect any transactions using a credit card, you must have a valid credit card on file.  Anserai will verify your credit card information (including expiration date and billing address), but will not charge your credit card unless you conduct an activity through the Service that requires your credit card to be charged.  By agreeing to pay for a transaction with your credit card, you authorize us to charge your credit card.

Shipping and Returns:  All shipping and returns of purchases will be conducted according to the shipping and return policies located at http://www.anserai.com/faq/.

Products and Pricing Information

Although Anserai has made every effort to display its Products and their colors as accurately as possible, the displayed colors of the products depend upon the monitor of the user, and Anseari cannot guarantee that the user’s monitor will accurately portray the actual colors of the Products. Products displayed may be out-of-stock or discontinued, and prices are subject to change. Anserai is not responsible for typographical errors regarding price or any other matter.

Anserai’s Products are sourced from their natural habitats in the world and are not made from mass produced or manufactured materials. As such, Anserai is not responsible for changes (the “Wrinkle(s)”) to its products, including the following:

– discolouration of wood, fabric, other materials in the products over time;

– disintegration of wood, fabric, other materials in the products over time;

– detachment of sediment and/or any other material from the Products.

Whilst every effort is made to ensure that each Product leaves Anserai premises in perfect condition, its transit may expedite some of these Wrinkles. Anserai will accept returns of any Product with a Wrinkle, provided that the return shipping is paid for by the customer, and the original packaging is used for its return journey.

Intellectual Property Rights

Service Content, Software and Trademarks: You acknowledge and agree that the Service may contain images and descriptions of design items and other content (collectively, “Service Content”) that is protected by copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or other proprietary rights and laws.  Except as expressly authorized by Anserai, you agree not to modify, copy, frame, scrape, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, or create derivative works based on the Service or the Service Content, in whole or in part, except that the foregoing does not apply to your own User Content (as defined below) that you legally upload to the Service.  In connection with your use of the Service you shall not engage in or use any data mining, robots, scraping or similar data gathering or extraction methods.  Any use of the Site or the Service Content other than as specifically authorized herein is strictly prohibited.  The technology and software underlying the Service or distributed in connection therewith is the property of Anserai, our affiliates and our partners (the “Software”).  You agree not to copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, reverse assemble, or otherwise attempt to discover any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, or otherwise transfer any right in the Service (including the Software).  Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by Anserai.

Third Party Material:  Under no circumstances will Anserai be liable in any way for any content posted by third parties or at the direction of users, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, or otherwise transmitted via the Service.  You acknowledge that Anserai does not pre-screen content, but that Anserai and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, Anserai and its designees shall have the right to remove any content that violates these Terms of Service or is deemed by Anserai, in its sole discretion, to be otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.

User Content Posted on or Sent to the Site:  You are solely responsible for the content and other materials you post on or through the Service or the Site or transmit to or share with other users or recipients (collectively, “User Content”).  You will not post any content that you did not create or that you do not own all right, title, and interest in and to, including, without limitation, all copyright and rights of publicity contained therein.  By posting any User Content you hereby grant and will grant Anserai and its affiliated companies a nonexclusive, worldwide, royalty free, fully paid up, transferable, sublicenseable, perpetual, irrevocable license to copy, display, transmit, perform, distribute, store, modify, and otherwise use your User Content in connection with the operation of the Service or the promotion, advertising or marketing thereof, in any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed.

You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information about the Site or the Service (“Submissions”), provided by you to Anserai are non-confidential and Anserai shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these Submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

You acknowledge and agree that Anserai may preserve content and may also disclose content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process, applicable laws or government requests; (b) enforce these Terms of Service; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Anserai, its users and the public. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

Third Party Websites

The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links or other access to other sites and resources on the Internet. Anserai has no control over such sites and resources and Anserai is not responsible for and does not endorse such sites and resources.  You further acknowledge and agree that Anserai shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, events, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource.   Any dealings you have with third parties found while using the Service are between you and the third party, and you agree that Anserai is not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against any such third party.

Third Party Services

You may enable various online services to be directly integrated into your Anserai experience. By directly integrating these services into the Anserai Service, we make your online experiences richer, and more personalized. To take advantage of these features, we may ask you to register for or log into the services on the websites of their respective providers. By enabling third party services within the Anserai Service, you are allowing us to pass your log-in information to these service providers for this purpose. For more information about the implications of activating these third party services and Anserai’s use, storage, and disclosure of information related to you and your use of such services within Westward Leaning (including your friend lists and the like), please see our Privacy Policy at http://www.anserai.com/privacy-policy/. However, please remember that the manner in which third party services use, store, and disclose your information is governed solely by the policies of such third parties, and Anserai shall have no liability or responsibility for the privacy practices or other actions of any third party site or service that may be enabled within your Anserai Service.

In addition, Anserai is not responsible for the accuracy, availability, or reliability of any information, content, goods, data, opinions, advice, or statements made available in connection with third party services. As such, Anserai is not liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such third party service. Anserai enables these features merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such features does not imply an endorsement or recommendation.

Indemnity and Release

You agree to release, indemnify and hold Anserai and its affiliates and their officers, employees, directors, and agent harmless from any from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, rights, claims, actions of any kind, and injury (including death) arising out of or relating to your use of the Service (including any purchase of any items through the Service), any User Content, your connection to the Service, your violation of these Terms of Service or your violation of any rights of another.  If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor.” If you are a resident of another jurisdiction, you waive any comparable statute or doctrine.

Disclaimer of Warranties

Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. the service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Anserai expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, or statutory, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.

Anserai makes no warranty that (1) you will be able to purchase and items through the Service or that the Service will meet your requirements, (2) the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free (3) the results that may be obtained by the use of the service will be timely, secure, or error-free, (3) the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accrue or reliable, or (4) the quality of any of the products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the Service will meet your expectations.

Limitation of Liability

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANSERAI SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF ANSERAI HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, RESULTING FROM: (I) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE (INCLUDING ANY INJURY OR OTHER BODILY HARM THAT MAY RESULT FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE); (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION, OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE. IN NO EVENT SHALL ANSERAI’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID WESTWARD LEANING IN THE LAST SIX (6) MONTHS, OR, IF GREATER, ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SERVICE OR WITH THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THE SERVICE.

Arbitration

At Anserai’s or your election, all disputes, claims, or controversies arising out of or relating to the Terms of Service or the Service that are not resolved by mutual agreement may be resolved by binding arbitration in the state of California or another location mutually agreeable to the parties. The arbitration shall be conducted on a confidential basis pursuant to the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any decision or award as a result of any such arbitration proceeding shall be in writing and shall provide an explanation for all conclusions of law and fact and shall include the assessment of costs, expenses, and reasonable attorneys’ fees. Any such arbitration shall be conducted by an arbitrator experienced in retail disputes and shall include a written record of the arbitration hearing. The parties reserve the right to object to any individual who shall be employed by or affiliated with a competing organization or entity. An award of arbitration may be confirmed in a court of competent jurisdiction.

Termination

You agree that Anserai, in its sole discretion, may suspend or terminate your account (or any part thereof) or use of the Service and remove and discard any content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Anserai believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity that may be grounds for termination of your use of Service, may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. Anserai may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of this Terms of Service may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Anserai may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Service. Further, you agree that Anserai shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Service.

User Disputes

You agree that you are solely responsible for your interactions (including any purchase transactions) with any other user in connection with the Service and Anserai will have no liability or responsibility with respect thereto.  Anserai reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in any way with disputes between you and any other user of the Service.

General

These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and Anserai and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Anserai with respect to the Service. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate or third-party services, third-party content, or third-party software. These Terms of Service shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. With respect to any disputes or claims not subject to arbitration, as set forth above, you and Anserai agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within California.  The failure of Anserai to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Service is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms of Service remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or these Terms of Service must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. The section titles in these Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail. The Service may also provide notices to you of changes to these Terms of Service or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices generally on the Service.

Your Privacy

At Anserai, we respect the privacy of our users. For details please see our Privacy Policy.  By using the Service, you consent to our collection and use of personal data as outlined therein.

Notice for California Users

Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, users of the Service from California are entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice: The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted in writing at 1625 North Market Blvd., Suite N 112, Sacramento, CA 95834, or by telephone at (916) 445-1254 or (800) 952-5210.

Any problems?

Please contact us at sarah@anserai.com to report any violations of these Terms of Service or to pose any questions regarding this Terms of Service or the Service.