TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

SUBJECT

This website (“Site”) is available for your (“User”) use by Piquant Design Ltd (“Piquant“) and is subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement (“Agreement”). The information in this Site is the property of and provided by Piquant Design Ltd and its third party information providers. By accessing, browsing or using this Site you agree to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions and all applicable law.

 

TRADEMARKS AND TRADING NAMES

Dotimals is a trademark and trading name of Piquant Design Limited.

Piquant trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any unauthorised third party products or services Piquant in any manner that disparages or discredits Piquant. All other trademarks not owned by Piquant that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Piquant. 

 

PRIVACY 
We have adopted a Privacy Statement that you should refer to in order to fully understand how we collect and use your information.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS 
When you visit this Site, or send us e-mails, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing.

 

COPYRIGHT
All content included on this site, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips and written and other materials is the property of Piquant or its content suppliers and protected by UK and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Piquant, and protected by UK and international copyright laws. 


The compilation of this Site is the exclusive property of Piquant and is protected by English and international copyright laws. Any unauthorised use of any content or materials on this site is strictly prohibited and may violate copyright and trademark laws, and/or the laws of privacy, publicity, and/or communications regulations and statutes. Any use of the materials or content on this site can only be made with the prior written and express authorization of Piquant. For further information on how you may obtain authorization to use any materials or content on this site, please contact Piquant at the “Contact Us” section of this site.


LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS
Piquant grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of Piquant. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents: any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices: any derivative use of this site or its contents: any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant: or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Piquant. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Piquant and our associates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other ":hidden text": utilising Piquants name or trademarks without the express written consent of Piquant. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Piquant. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of Piquant so long as the link does not portray Piquant, its associates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Piquant logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission. 


HYPERLINKS
Piquant makes no claim or representation regarding, and accepts no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of web sites accessible by hyperlink from this Site, or web sites linking to this Site.


USER PASSWORDS
If you use this Site and such use requires setting up an account and/or password(s), you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password(s) and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. We reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in our sole discretion. If you register on the Site, you agree that any information your provide to us will be current, accurate and complete. Piquant will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by Piquant or another party due to someone else using your account and/or password either with or without your knowledge. You agree to notify Piquant immediately of any unauthorized use of your account and/or password(s), or other breach of security.


CHILDREN
This Site is designed for and intended for use by adults. If you are under 18, you may use this Site only with involvement of a parent or guardian. If you are a parent or legal guardian, you must monitor and supervise the use of this Site by children, minors and others under your care. You agree to be responsible for their use of this website.


PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS
Piquant and its associates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, Piquant does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by Piquant itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition. 


OUR CONTRACT
When you place an order to purchase a product from Piquant, we will send you an e-mail confirming receipt of your order and containing the details of your order. Your order represents an offer to us to purchase a product which is accepted by us when we send e-mail confirmation to you that we have dispatched that product to you (the Dispatch Confirmation E-mail). That acceptance will be complete at the time we send the Dispatch Confirmation e-mail to you. Any products on the same order which we have not confirmed in a Dispatch Confirmation E-mail to have been dispatched do not form part of that contract. 


SHIPPING
Piquant is geographically located in the United Kingdom. We ship all products from the United Kingdom. All prices are shown in GB Pounds Sterling. By Accepting these Terms and Conditions you are acknowledging that you are purchasing goods from the United Kingdom. 

 

DISPUTES AND COMPLAINTS
Any disputes or complaints should be directed in the first instance to Piquant please email info@dotimals.co.uk. We will acknowledge all complaints via email and hope to resolve them in a timely manner. We will keep you informed on progress of any complaints or disputes. You may choose to escalate any disputes via PAYPAL. 


RISK OF LOSS
All items purchased from Piquant are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that we take responsibility for loss upon delivery to the carrier, we reclaim for any loss due to shipping issues. Should you Return any items to Piquant, you must make adequate provision for any loss during shipping (i.e. use Registered post/Special delivery/courier service with insurance/first class mail with proof of postage, based on the value of the goods). 


DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THIS SITE AND ALL CONTENTS OF THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED PIQUANT DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION IMPLIED AND/OR EXPRESS WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE AND MATERIALS, CONTENT, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS ON THIS SITE.


PIQUANT MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THIS SITE AND/OR ITS CONTENTS ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT OR ERROR-FREE. PIQUANT IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS OR OMISSIONS RELATING TO PRICING, TEXT, PHOTOGRAPHY OR ANY OTHER CONTENTS ON THIS SITE. PIQUANT MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THIS SITE OR ITS SERVER(S) ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.


THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS APPLY EVEN IF PIQUANT OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO THIS SITE AND/OR ITS CONTENTS. BY USING THIS SITE YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT ALL USE YOU MAY MAKE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING ALL USE OF ASSOCIATED CONTENT, DATA OR SOFTWARE DISTRIBUTED BY, DOWNLOADED OR ACCESSED FROM OR THROUGH THIS SITE, IS MADE SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.


IN NO EVENT SHALL PIQUANT, ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR THE MATERIALS CONTAINED IN, OR ACCESSED THROUGH, THIS SITE.


IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF PIQUANT, ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES OR AFFILIATES (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OF THIS SITE EXCEED THE LESSER OF £5, OR THE TOTAL AMOUNT YOU PAID TO PIQUANT.


SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE RIGHTS ADDITIONAL TO THOSE CONTAINED HEREIN.


SOFTWARE, DOWNLOADING AND LINKING
Any software downloaded from this Site is a copyrighted work of Piquant and/or its licensors. The use of this software is governed by the terms of the end User license Agreement which accompanies, or is included, with the software. If you download, install or use any such software it is an indication that you accept the terms of the end User license Agreement.


Piquant does not warrant or guarantee that software or files that can be downloaded through its Site will be free of infection by software viruses or other harmful computer code, files or programs.


Users may link to the Site when following guidelines established by Piquant. Without express permission from Piquant, Users may NOT connect deep links (links which bypass the home page or other parts of the Site) nor may Users frame or mirror any page or portion of this Site onto any other web page.


REVIEWS, COMMENTS, EMAILS, AND OTHER CONTENT
Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content: and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of ":spam.": You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. Piquant reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content. 

If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant Piquant and its associates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant Piquant and its associates and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post: that the content is accurate: that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity: and that you will indemnify Piquant or its associates for all claims resulting from content you supply. Piquant has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. Piquant takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party. 


TERMINATION
Notwithstanding any provision of this Agreement, we reserve the right, without notice or attendant liability, and in our sole discretion, to terminate your license to use this Site, and to block or prevent future access to and use of this Site for any reason or no reason. Upon termination, the terms of this Agreement will still apply.


APPLICABLE LAW
By accessing, browsing or using this Site, you agree that the laws of England, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern this Agreement and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Piquant or its affiliates. Regardless of where you access this Site, you agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be filed and adjudicated only in the courts of England, and you hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such courts over any suit, action or proceeding between you and Piquant or any of its affiliates.