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Brands of Britain, LLC Terms and Conditions of Use

Please read these terms and conditions of use ("User Agreement") very carefully.

Terms and Condition Of Use


By visiting, browsing, shopping, accessing or otherwise using this web site (the "site") operated by Brands of Britain, LLC you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

Important Information About This Legal Contract


You agree to this User Agreement, and all of its terms and conditions, by visiting, browsing, shopping, accessing or otherwise using the Site. These terms and conditions are subject to change without prior notice at any time, in Brands of Britain, LLC's sole discretion. By visiting, browsing, shopping, accessing or otherwise using the Site after a change has been posted to the Site, the Customer accepts that change. Customers should check this User Agreement and the Privacy Pledge frequently

Acceptance of Contract Terms


This User Agreement, and all of its terms and conditions, constitute a legal contract between you and Brands of Britain, LLC (References to "you" or "your" shall relate to a customer of Brands of Britain, LLC or other party that visits, browses, shops, accesses or otherwise uses the Site (the "Customer"); references to "Brands of Britain, LLC" shall relate to Brands of Britain, LLC and its affiliates.) By visiting, browsing, shopping, accessing or otherwise using this site ("Site"), you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by this User Agreement and comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including U.S. export and re-export control laws and regulations. If you do not agree to this User Agreement, as it may be changed by Brands of Britain, LLC from time to time, do not use this Site. The material provided on this Site is protected by law, including, but not limited to, United States copyright law and international treaties. This Site is controlled and operated by Brands of Britain, LLC from its offices within the United States. Brands of Britain, LLC makes no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is not authorized. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
Any claim relating to, and the use of, this Site and the materials contained herein is governed by the laws of the state of CA without regard to conflict of law rules. You consent to jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in United States County, CA to hear any such claims.

Access, Interference and Linking


Brands of Britain, LLC grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of the Site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except as provided below under "Use Restrictions," or with express written consent of Brands of Britain, LLC.
The following activity on the Site is expressly prohibited: Any non-personal or commercial use of any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy portions of the Site or the content contained herein without prior written permission by Brands of Britain, LLC; collection or use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices, from the Site for the benefit of another merchant that supplies products competitive with or comparable to those offered on the Site; and, Any use of, visits to, or other action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Site, or otherwise interferes with its proper and timely functioning.

Any unauthorized use terminates the license granted by Brands of Britain, LLC.


You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of the Site so long as the link does not portray Brands of Britain, LLC, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Brands of Britain, LLC logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.
Brands of Britain, LLC does not review or control third-party sites that link to or from the Site, and is not responsible for the contents of any third-party sites linked to or from the Site.

Use Restrictions


The copyright in all material provided on this Site is held by Brands of Britain, LLC or by the original creator of the material. Except as stated herein, none of the material may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Brands of Britain, LLC or the copyright owner. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute and download the materials on this Site for personal, non-commercial use only, provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the materials. This permission terminates automatically if you breach any of these terms or conditions. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials. You also may not, without Brands of Britain, LLC 's prior written permission, "mirror" any material contained on this Site on any other server. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
All trademarks and registered trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners. Photographs courtesy of respective manufacturers. Brands of Britain, LLC and the Circle of Service logo are trademarks of Brands of Britain, LLC Copyright © 2002 Brands of Britain, LLC.

Limitation of Liability


Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall Brands of Britain, LLC be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages, including, but not limited to, loss of data or profit, arising out of the use, or the inability to use, the materials on this site, even if Brands of Britain, LLC or a Brands of Britain, LLC authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. If your use of materials from this site results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment or data, you assume any costs thereof. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

Arbitration


By accessing the Site and using the information therein available and/or by purchasing any products or services made available through this Site, you agree with Brands of Britain, LLC, its service providers, agents, employees, successors, assigns, affiliates, parents, subsidiaries and any content provider or offer or of goods or services on this Site or through any other associated activity, that any claim or dispute under the user agreement and any claim or dispute that you may have against any of these persons or entities, whether related to the described transactions or otherwise, including the enforceability of this arbitration agreement, will be resolved exclusively and finally by binding arbitration under the code of procedure of arbitration-forum.com (the "Code") in effect at the time the claim is filed. The Code is available at http://www.arbitration-forum.com or can be obtained by calling 1-800-753-9448. Notwithstanding any choice of law provision included in this User Agreement, this arbitration agreement is subject to the Federal Arbitration Act (9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16) and the New York Convention on the Enforcement of Arbitration Awards (9 U.S.C. §§ 201-208 or as codified in the jurisdiction where enforcement of the award is sought). Hearings shall be held as provided by the Code and if any In-person Hearing is required, it shall be held in San Ramon, CA. Each party shall bear its own cost of any legal representation, discovery, or research required to complete arbitration.

Privacy


Please review our Privacy Notice, which also governs your visit to this Site.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under 18, you may use the Site only with a parent or guardian. Brands of Britain, LLC reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in its sole discretion.

Communications to Brands of Britain, LLC


Any communication or material you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything you transmit or post may be used by Brands of Britain, LLC for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Furthermore, Brands of Britain, LLC is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to Brands of Britain, LLC or the Site for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information.

Copyright Complaints


If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact:
Brands of Britain, LLC
P.O. Box 2280
San Ramon CA, 94583
Phone: 800-646-6974
Fax: 925-806-9450
Email: orders@brandsofbritain.com

Disagreement with These Terms and Conditions


If you disagree with any of the terms and conditions of this User Agreement, please do not visit, browse, shop, access or otherwise use this Site.


Brands of Britain, LLC Terms and Conditions of Sale


Please Read These Terms and Conditions of Sale ("Sale Agreement") Very Carefully.
The customer agrees to be bound by this sale agreement and accepts its terms and conditions (unless the customer has signed a separate formal purchase agreement with Brands of Britain, LLC. In which case the separate agreement shall govern).

Important Information About This Legal Contract


This Sale Agreement is a legal contract between the Customer and Brands of Britain, LLC. The Customer accepts this Sale Agreement by making a purchase, placing an order, or otherwise shopping on the Site. (References to "you" or "your" shall relate to the Customer; references to "Brands of Britain, LLC" shall relate to Brands of Britain, LLC and its affiliates.) The terms and conditions of this Sale Agreement are subject to change without prior notice, except that the terms and conditions posted on the Site at the time the Customer initially places or modifies an order will govern the order in question.

This Sale Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the Customer and Brands of Britain, LLC relating to the purchase or sale of goods or services on the Site. The Sale Agreement may only be modified or terminated with regard to goods or services that have been purchased or sold on the Site in a writing signed by Brands of Britain, LLC. Electronic records (including signatures), that are otherwise valid, shall be accepted under the Sale Agreement. The Customer consents to receiving electronic records, which may be provided via a web browser or e-mail application connected to the Internet; consumers may withdraw consent to receiving electronic records or have the record provided in non-electronic form by contacting Brands of Britain, LLC at the address provided below.

In the event of any conflict between the terms and conditions stated on your purchase order and this Sale Agreement or any terms and conditions on our invoice, you agree that the provisions of this Sale Agreement and our invoice shall control.

Governing Law


This agreement and any sales hereunder shall be governed by the laws of the state of ca, without regard to conflicts of laws rules. The customer consents to the jurisdiction of the federal or state courts located in united states county, ca for purposes of any suit, action or proceeding arising out of this sale agreement.

Title; Risk of Loss


Title to goods herein being purchased is retained by the seller until goods are paid for by the purchaser and at that time title passes to the purchaser. Loss or damage that occurs during shipping by a carrier selected by Brands of Britain, LLC is Brands of Britain, LLC's responsibility. Loss or damage that occurs during shipping by a carrier selected by Customer is Customer's responsibility. Title to software will remain with the applicable licensor(s).

No Unauthorized Resale


The Products sold hereby are intended for Buyer’s “own use” in the United States and are not for resale unless the Buyer is an authorized distributor of Seller.

Orders; Minimum Requirements


All orders must be approved and accepted by Seller, in its sole discretion. Buyer’s mere possession or receipt of a Price List or these General Terms & Conditions of Sale may not necessarily constitute an offer for sale. Seller reserves the right to reject any order or refuse to ship Products to Buyer for any reason, including, without limitation.

General Legal Disclaimer


Brands of Britain, LLC hereby expressly disclaims all warranties either expressed or implied, including, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. This disclaimer by Brands of Britain, LLC in no way affects the terms of the manufacturer's warranty, if any.

Internet Disclaimer

Internet connectivity requires access services from an Internet access provider. Contact your local access provider for rates, terms and conditions.
Third-Party Product and Y2K Disclaimer
All products sold by Brands of Britain, LLC are third party products and are subject to the warranties and representations of the applicable manufacturers, including but not limited to Y2K compliance. Accordingly, Brands of Britain, LLC makes no representation or warranty with respect to the Y2K compliance of products sold.

Pricing and Information Disclaimer


All pricing subject to change. For all prices, products and offers, Brands of Britain, LLC reserves the right to make adjustments due to changing market conditions, product discontinuation, manufacturer price changes, errors in advertisements and other extenuating circumstances. High volume bids are welcome!
While Brands of Britain, LLC uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Site, Brands of Britain, LLC makes no warranties or representations as to the Site's accuracy. Brands of Britain, LLC assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content on the Site.

Limitation of Liability


Brands of Britain, LLC will not be liable for lost profits, loss of business or other consequential, special, indirect, or punitive damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages, or for any claim by any third party except as expressly provided herein. Brands of Britain, LLC will not be liable for products or services not being available for use or for lost or corrupted data or software. Customer agrees that for any liability related to the purchase of products or services, Brands of Britain, LLC is not liable or responsible for any amount of damages above the aggregate dollar amount paid by customer for the purchase(s) under this agreement.

Arbitration


Any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise, whether preexisting, present or future, and including statutory, common law, intentional tort and equitable claims) arising from or relating to this sale agreement, its interpretation, or the breach, termination or validity thereof, the relationships which result from this sale agreement (including, to the full extent permitted by applicable law, relationships with third parties who are not signatories to this sale agreement), Brands of Britain, LLC's advertising, or any related purchase shall be resolved exclusively and finally by binding arbitration administered by the national arbitration forum (naf) under the code of procedure of arbitration-forum.com (the "code") in effect at the time the claim is filed. The code is available at http://www.arbitration-forum.com or can be obtained by calling 1-800-753-9448. Notwithstanding any choice of law provision included in this Sale Agreement, this arbitration agreement is subject to the Federal Arbitration Act (9 U.S.C. §§ 1-16) and the New York Convention on the Enforcement of Arbitration Awards (9 U.S.C. §§ 201-208 or as codified in the jurisdiction where enforcement of the award is sought). Hearings shall be held as provided by the Code and if any In-person Hearing is required, it shall be held in San Ramon, CA. Judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered by any court having jurisdiction. Each party shall bear its own cost of any legal representation, discovery, or research required to complete arbitration.

Orders; Payment Terms; Interest; Taxes


Orders are not binding upon Brands of Britain, LLC until accepted by Brands of Britain, LLC. Terms of payment are within Brands of Britain, LLC's sole discretion. Invoices are due and payable within the time period noted on the invoice, measured from the date of the invoice. Brands of Britain, LLC may invoice parts of an order separately. Customer agrees to pay interest on all past-due sums at the highest rate allowed by law. The Customer is responsible for sales and all other taxes associated with the order.

Privacy Policy
  What information do we collect?

  • We collect information from you when you register on the site, place an order, enter a contest or sweepstakes, respond to a survey or communication such as e-mail, or participate in another site feature.
  • When ordering or registering, we may ask you for your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
  • We also collect information about gift recipients so that we can fulfill the gift purchase. The information we collect about gift recipients is not used for marketing purposes.
  • Like many websites, we use "cookies" to enhance your experience and gather information about visitors and visits to our websites. Please refer to the "Do we use 'cookies'?" section below for information about cookies and how we use them.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, purchase products, enter a contest or promotion, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
  • To personalize your site experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
  • To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
  • To quickly process your transactions.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
  • If you have opted-in to receive our e-mail newsletter, we may send you periodic e-mails. If you would no longer like to receive promotional e-mail from us, please refer to the "How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?" section below. If you have not opted-in to receive e-mail newsletters, you will not receive these e-mails. Visitors who register or participate in other site features such as marketing programs and 'members-only' content will be given a choice whether they would like to be on our e-mail list and receive e-mail communications from us.

How do we protect visitor information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. When you place orders or access your personal information, we offer the use of a secure server. All sensitive/credit information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our databases to be only accessed as stated above.


Do we use "cookies"?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, you won't have access to many features that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone by contacting customer service.


Do we disclose the information we collect to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term "outside parties" does not include Brands of Britain. It also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.


How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?

To modify your e-mail subscriptions, please let us know by modifying your preferences in the "My Account" section. Please note that due to email production schedules you may receive any emails already in production.

To delete all of your online account information from our database, sign into the "My Account" section of our site and remove your shipping addresses, billing addresses & payment information. Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to service that transaction and for record keeping.


Third party links

In an attempt to provide you with increased value, we may include third party links on our site. These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these linked sites (including if a specific link does not work).


Changes to our policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change. This policy was last modified on August 6, 2003.


Questions and feedback

We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Please send us any and all feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue.


Online Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.


Terms and Conditions

Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.


Your consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.