Date of Last Revision: 24 Dec 2013
Vegan Cuts (“Vegan Cuts,” “we,” “us,” “our”) provides its services (described below) to you through this website, located at www.vegancuts.com (the “Site”). The site, and all of its associated awesomeness, is subject to the following Terms of the Site (the “Terms”).
Note that the times, they could be ‘a chaaanging: We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change or modify portions of these Terms at any time without sending an email, hiring a sky writer or any method of communication in between. If you want us to keep you posted, you should periodically visit this page to review the most current Terms. If we change the Terms, we will post the changes 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. If you do not agree to abide by these or any future Terms, “X” out right now and quit accessing the Site.
The Site is designed to allow users to subscribe to buy individual products, monthly boxes, receive newsletters with information and deal offers, find information and resources about the vegan lifestyle and diet, and participate in product giveaways and contests.
The contents of each Box will vary, and we make no guarantees that you will receive a particular product in a Box. Each Box may vary depending on product availability. It is your responsibility to review the ingredients of each product to avoid allergic reactions or other side effects. The products within the Boxes are not manufactured by Vegan Cuts, but rather by our suppliers. If you have any questions or complaints about a product, please contact us at email@example.com. For information on returns and refunds (which are not avialbale), please see our Frequently Asked Questions located at http://www.vegancuts.com/faq.
The contents of each newsletter will vary, and we make no guarantees regarding the content of newsletters. It is your responsibility to review the ingredients of each product to avoid allergic reactions or other side effects. The products featured in newsletters are not manufactured by Vegan Cuts, but rather by our suppliers. If you have any questions or complaints about a product, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Do keep in mind that we can’t please everyone, though we do try our darndest.
You may be required to register with Vegan Cuts in order to access and use certain features of the Site. If you choose to register for the Site, you agree to provide and maintain true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Site’s registration form. No Catfishin’ here, please.
From time to time Vegan Cuts may facilitate certain giveaways and contests on the Site. Your participation in any such giveaway and/or contest is subject to and governed by the applicable Official Rules as set forth on, or linked to, any specific landing page for each such sweepstakes or contest on the Site. All such sweepstakes and contest terms are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms.
Protect yo’ stuff. While we’ve put an ancient protection spell on all Vegan Cuts accounts, we’re not experienced witches so 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 Vegan Cuts 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. Vegan Cuts will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.
Vegan Cuts reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Vegan Cuts will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service. You also agree to cry for days should your favorite place to discover vegan products discontinue permanently.
You acknowledge that Vegan Cuts may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Site. You acknowledge that Vegan Cuts reserves the right to terminate accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that Vegan Cuts reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.
The following are examples of the kind of content and/or use that is illegal or prohibited by Vegan Cuts. Vegan Cuts reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in Vegan Cuts’ sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending content from the Site, suspending or terminating the account of such violators and reporting you to the law enforcement authorities. You agree to not use the Site to:
Unless otherwise expressly authorized herein or in the Site, 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 Site, use of the Site, or access to the Site. The Site is for your personal use and may not be used for direct commercial endeavors.
To the extent you wish to make a purchase using the Site (for example, to purchase individual Box subscriptions), you will be required to provide Vegan Cuts information regarding your credit card or other payment instrument (such as PayPal). You represent and warrant to Vegan Cuts that such information is true and that you are authorized to use the payment instrument for the initial subscription term and each renewal term. If you subscribe to a Box, you will promptly update your account information with any changes (for example, a change in your billing address or credit card expiration date) that may occur. You agree to pay Vegan Cuts the amount that is specified on the Site in accordance with these Terms. If you have subscribed to a Box, you hereby authorize Vegan Cuts to bill your payment instrument in advance on a periodic basis in accordance with the terms of the applicable subscription plan until you terminate your account, and you further agree to pay any charges so incurred. You understand and accept that, unless otherwise expressly stated, our Box subscriptions operate on an auto-renewal basis such that your credit card or other payment instrument will be assessed a monthly fee after the conclusion of your initial subscription package. All payments made are non-refundable. If you dispute any charges you must let Vegan Cuts know within thirty (1) day after the date that Vegan Cuts charges you. If you have paid for a Box but did not receive it, please contact us at email@example.com.
We reserve the right to change our subscription plan prices. If we do make a change, we’ll provide notice of the change on the Site or in email to you at least 1 day before the change is to take effect. Your continued use of the Site after the price change becomes effective constitutes your agreement to pay the changed amount.
You agree to pay all taxes, duties and other charges that may be incurred by you or on your behalf through the Site, at the price(s) in effect when such charges are incurred, including without limitation all shipping and handling charges. In addition, you will remain responsible for any taxes that may be applicable to your purchases made through the Site, including any district taxes in your jurisdiction.
You acknowledge and agree that the Site may contain content (“Site Content”) that is protected by copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by Vegan Cuts, you agree not to modify, copy, frame, scrape, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Site or the Site 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 Site. In connection with your use of the Site you will not engage in or use any data mining, robots, scraping or similar data gathering or extraction methods. Any use of the Site or the Site Content other than as specifically authorized herein is strictly prohibited. The technology and software underlying the Site or distributed in connection therewith is the property of Vegan Cuts, 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 Software. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by Vegan Cuts.
The Vegan Cuts name and logo are trademarks and service marks of Vegan Cuts (collectively the “Vegan Cuts Trademarks”). Don’t steal our stuff, guys. Other company, product, and service names and logos used and displayed via the Site may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners who may or may not endorse or be affiliated with or connected to Vegan Cuts. Nothing in these Terms or the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any of Vegan Cuts Trademarks displayed on the Site, without our prior written permission in each instance. All goodwill generated from the use of Vegan Cuts Trademarks will inure to our exclusive benefit.
You acknowledge and agree that any designs, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback (including without limitation those related to products and Boxes) or other information about the Site (“Submissions”), provided by you to Vegan Cuts are non-confidential and Vegan Cuts will 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 Vegan Cuts 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; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Vegan Cuts, its users and the public. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Site, 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.
The Site may provide links or other access to other sites and resources on the Internet. We have no control over such sites and resources and Vegan Cuts is not responsible for and does not endorse such sites and resources. Vegan Cuts doesn’t run the internet, as much as we like to think that we’re that powerful.
You further acknowledge and agree that Vegan Cuts will 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 Site are between you and the third party, and you agree that Vegan Cuts is not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against any such third party.
You agree to release, indemnify and hold Vegan Cuts and its affiliates and their officers, employees, directors and agent harmless 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 Site, the products and or Boxes you buy from the Site, any User Content, your connection to the Site, your violation of these Terms 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.
YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. VEGAN CUTS 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. VEGAN CUTS MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (I) THE SITE, PRODUCTS, BOXES OR ANY INFORMATION THEREIN WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (II) THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (III) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, OR (IV) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, BOXES, SERVICES, ARTICLES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT VEGAN CUTS WILL 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 VEGAN CUTS 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, PRODUCTS OR BOXES; (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, BOXES, OFFERS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA;; OR (IV) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE. IN NO EVENT WILL VEGAN CUTS’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID VEGAN CUTS 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 SITE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THE SITE.
You agree that Vegan Cuts, in its sole discretion, may suspend or terminate your account (or any part thereof) or use of the Site and remove and discard any content within the Site, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Vegan Cuts believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity that may be grounds for termination of your use of Site, may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. Vegan Cuts may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Site, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Site under any provision of this Terms may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Vegan Cuts 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 Site. Further, you agree that Vegan Cuts will not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Site.
You agree that you are solely responsible for your interactions with any other user in connection with the Site and Vegan Cuts will have no liability or responsibility with respect thereto. Vegan Cuts reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in any way with disputes between you and any other user of the Site.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Vegan Cuts and govern your use of the Site. The failure of Vegan Cuts to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms 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 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 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 will 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 are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail. The Site may also provide notices to you of changes to these Terms or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices generally on the Site.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to report any violations of these Terms of Service or to pose any questions regarding this Terms of Service or the Service. Also feel free to use that email address to send compliments, jokes, love notes and anything else that will make us smile.
Information on How to Enter and prizes form part of these Conditions of Entry. The promotion period begins on Tuesday, April 15th and ends on Monday, April 21 at midnight PST.
Eligible entrants must:
This giveaway provides members an equal chance of winning the prize draw when they enter. To remain active and qualify for the prize draw, members must remain subscribed during the promotion period.
Employees of Vegan Cuts and Spencer’s Market and their immediate families and any agencies associated with this promotion are excluded from entry.
Winner will be contacted via personal email on approximately April 22.
The winner will receive one Snack Box each month for 1 year, beginning in April 2014 and ending in April 2015.
Total prize value is $239.40 based on $19.95 MSRP of 1 Snack Box.
The Promoter may conduct such further draws at the same time and place as the original draw as is necessary on April 29 (one week after contacting winner) in order to distribute the prize if it remains unclaimed by that date subject to any relevant legislation. If such draw is required the winner will be notified by email.
The Promoter is Vegan Cuts, RPO Glebe, Unit 14007, Ottawa, ON K1S 3T2 Canada