Term and Conditions
Welcome to the Collins Bookstore (collinsbookstore.com), a website designed to serve all your book reading needs.
The terms and conditions stated below, along with the policies and guidelines located throughout collinsbookstore.com (collectively herein the “Terms and Conditions”), identify what a user of the website (“you” or “your” or “User” or “Users”) can expect from Collins Bookstore, subsidiaries, and affiliates (together referred to herein as “Collins Bookstore”, “we”, “us” or “our”), and/or persons who provide products or services to Collins Bookstore customers either directly or through the website and what Collins Bookstore, in turn, expects from Users. These Terms and Conditions constitute a legally binding agreement between you and Collins Bookstore. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using the Site or Collins Bookstore Services (as defined below).
By visiting any area on the Site, creating an account, making a purchase via the Site, from the Site, joining any Collins online interactive community, posting a review or creating a profile, or otherwise joining, viewing, visiting, or contributing to Collins Bookstore user forums, blogs, or interactive features (all of the preceding are sometimes referred to in this document as the “Collins Bookstore Services”), you agree that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. If you disagree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions and follow all applicable laws, you should immediately leave the Collins Bookstore Site.
Access and License:
Subject to your compliance with these Terms and Conditions and your payment of any applicable fees (membership/signing up), or its content providers grant you non-refundable, non-sub-licensable access and make personal use of the Collins Bookstore Services. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of any Collins Bookstore Services or its contents; any unauthorized collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of any Collins Bookstore Services or its contents; any downloading, copying, or other use of account information for the benefit of any third party; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. All rights not expressly granted to you in these Terms and Conditions are reserved and retained by Collins Bookstore and/or its licensors, suppliers, publishers, rightsholders, or other content providers. No Collins Bookstore Service, or any part of any Collins Bookstore Service, is permitted to be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without Collins’s written consent Bookstore. 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 Collins Bookstore without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Collins Bookstore’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of Collins Bookstore. You may not misuse the Collins Bookstore Services. The licenses granted by Collins Bookstore terminate if you do not comply with these Terms and Conditions.
You may need your own Collins Bookstore account to use certain Services, and you may be required to be logged in to the account and have a valid payment method associated with it. If there is a problem charging your selected payment method, we may charge any other valid payment method associated with your account. Contact our customer support associate via Contact Us page to manage your payment options. You are responsible for maintaining your account and password’s confidentiality and for restricting access to your account, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. Collins Bookstore does sell products for children, but it sells them to adults, who can purchase with a credit card or other permitted payment method. If you are under 18, you may use the Collins Bookstore Services only with a parent or guardian’s involvement. Parents and guardians may create profiles for teenagers. Collins Bookstore reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, terminate your rights to use Collins Bookstore Services, remove or edit content, or cancel orders at its sole discretion.
The price for an item on the Site may differ from the price shown in a User’s shopping cart, and such price may increase or decrease between the time the item is placed in a shopping cart and the time that the purchase is made. On rare occasions, an item may be priced incorrectly on the Site. If the price for the item on the Site is incorrect and is higher than the cost provided at the time of purchase, then, at the sole discretion of Collins Bookstore, Collins Bookstore may either:
- Contact the User for instructions before shipping the item or charging the User for such an item.
- Cancel the order for such item and notify the User of such cancellation.
- Ship the item at the incorrect price to the benefit of the User.
*Notice. Please note that this policy regarding prices applies only to items sold and shipped by Collins Bookstore. Any purchases from any third-party sellers on the Site may be subject to different policies in the event of an incorrectly priced item.
Risk of Loss:
All purchases of physical items from Collins Bookstore are made according to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items passes to you upon our delivery to the carrier.
Returns, Refunds, Title:
Collins Bookstore does not take title to returned items until the item arrives at our fulfillment center. At our discretion, a refund may be issued without requiring a return. In this situation, Collins Bookstore does not take title to the refunded item. For more information about our returns and refunds, please Contact our support associates.
The items offered for sale on the Site contain descriptions provided directly by the publisher, manufacturer, developer, or distributor of such items. Collins Bookstore does not represent or warrant that the descriptions of such items are accurate or complete.
IF A USER PURCHASES AN ITEM FROM COLLINS BOOKSTORE THAT IS NOT AS DESCRIBED ON THE SITE, THE USER’S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO RETURN SUCH ITEM IN AN UNUSED CONDITION FOR A REFUND OF THE PURCHASE PRICE.
Termination of Usage:
Collins Bookstore may issue a warning, temporarily suspend, indefinitely suspend or terminate any User’s right to use or access all or any part of the Site including any account thereon, without notice, for any reason in Collins Bookstore’s sole discretion, including, without limitation, violation of the Terms and Conditions, Collins Bookstore’s belief that such access would violate any applicable law or would be harmful to the interests of, or potentially cause financial loss or legal liability to, Collins Bookstore, any Provider or another User.
In some instances, in Collins Bookstore’s sole discretion, Collins Bookstore may provide written notice (a “Restriction Notice”) to a User (a “Restricted User”) to inform such Restricted User that:
- His or her right to use or access any part of the Site has been terminated, including the right to use, access, or create an account.
- That Collins Bookstore refuses to provide any services to such Restricted User.
- Any subsequent orders placed by a Restricted User will be subject to cancellation.
Other conditions may apply and shall be outlined in the Restriction Notice.
User agrees to indemnify, defend and hold Collins Bookstore (and its affiliates, employees, contractors, agents, suppliers, and partners) and each Provider harmless from any and all claims, suits, actions, losses, costs, damages, and any other liabilities, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, brought by any third party due to or arising out of (i) such User’s use of the Site or the Services, (ii) any alleged breach or violation of the Terms and Conditions or (iii) such User’s violation of any law or the rights of a third party. Collins Bookstore reserves the right, at the User’s expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which such User is required to indemnify Collins Bookstore. The User agrees to cooperate with Collins Bookstore’s defense of such matter. This defense and indemnification obligation is intended to extend to the fullest extent permitted by law and survive the Terms and Conditions and your use of the Services.
Reviews, Comments, Communications, And Other Content:
You may post reviews, comments, photos, videos, and other content; share links and other communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or additional information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights (including publicity 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” or unsolicited commercial electronic messages. 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. Collins Bookstore reserves the right to remove or edit such content but does not regularly review posted content.
If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant Collins Bookstore a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, perform, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant Collins Bookstore and sub-licensees 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 Collins Bookstore for all claims resulting from content you supply. Collins Bookstore has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. Collins Bookstore takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
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