BUYER TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Thank you for visiting the Web site and/or using the Payzoff Merchant Platform of Payzoff OÜ, an Estonian private limited company with its principal place of business located at Narva maantee 7-634, 10117 Tallinn, Estonia and/or utilizing the Payzoff Merchant Platform.
SECTION I: DEFINITIONS, AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND
For purposes of these Terms and Conditions, references to the “Agreement” mean this, the Buyer Terms and Conditions as set forth herein.
References to “Dispute” mean any claim, conflict, controversy, disagreement between the Parties arising out of, or related in any way to, this Agreement (or any agreement, supplement or amendment contemplated by this Agreement,) including, without limitation, any action in tort, contract or otherwise, at equity or at law, or any alleged breach, including, without limitation, any matter with respect to the meaning, effect, validity, performance, termination, interpretation or enforcement of this Agreement or any agreement contemplated by the Agreement.
References to “Payzoff Merchant Platform” mean the system owned and operated by Merchant of Record to sell electronic Products and/or services designed, developed, and/or manufactured by suppliers and includes Payzoff intellectual property rights, which shall mean all title, interest and benefit of all registered and unregistered worldwide trademarks, trade or brand names, service works or marks, other proprietary indicia, logos, symbols and/or brand names (collectively, the “Marks”), proprietary public relations and Buyer support systems, marketing, system integration and educational tools, copyrights, copyright applications, designs, inventions, patents, patent application, patent rights, trade secrets, licenses, sub-licenses, franchises, formulae, processes, instruction manuals, developer’s guides, integration guides, pricing, taxation and regulatory know-how and strategies, virtual currency tools, Supplier Reporting System, technology, business methods, whether patented or not, and computer rights (hereafter “Intellectual Property” or “Payzoff Merchant Platform.”)
References to a “Product” mean any and all electronic products and/or services designed, developed, manufactured and/or distributed by a Supplier.
References to the “Services” mean any and all services offered by Merchant of Record via the Payzoff Merchant Platform, including but not limited to the sale of Supplier electronic Products and/or services.
References to “Supplier” mean a designer, developer, manufacturer and/or distributor of electronic Products and services.
References to “we,” “our,” “us,” and Merchant of Record mean Payzoff OÜ.
References to the “Web site” mean the Web site bearing the URL www.payzoff.com.
References to “you,” “your,” “user,” and/or “Buyer” mean the user of the Web site and/or the end-user, subscriber, purchaser, or other natural person or entity that purchases from Merchant of Record, via the Payzoff Merchant Platform, electronic Products and/or services designed, developed, and/or otherwise manufactured by Supplier who is an Approved Supplier hereunder.
We are a Merchant of Record and offer merchant services for the sale of electronic Products and services on behalf of our Suppliers via our Payzoff Merchant Platform.
Agreement to be Bound.
The following conditions, together with the relevant information set out on our Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform, including any features and services available, such as RSS feeds, podcasts, images, video and products and Materials found on the this Web site the Payzoff Merchant Platform are subject to the Terms and Conditions set forth below. Please read them carefully as any use of this Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform constitutes an agreement, without acceptance, to be bound thereby by the user. By using this Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform you represent that you have read and understand the Terms and Conditions and that you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions as set forth below. You further represent that you are eighteen (18) years of age or older and have the capacity to enter into such a legally-binding contract, or, in the alternative, are at least sixteen (16) years of age and have the express permission of a parent and/or legal guardian.
Modifications and Changes to Terms and Conditions.
We may modify, add to, suspend or delete the Terms and Conditions or other agreements, in whole or in part, at our sole discretion at any time, with such modifications, additions or deletions being immediately effective upon their posting to the Web site. Your use of the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant after modification, addition or deletion of the Terms and Conditions shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by you of the modification, addition or deletion.
At this time, Payzoff is limited to businesses that sell digital goods and/or services and/or accept donations for bona fide charitable organizations.
We strictly prohibit all other uses of the Service(s), including but not limited to (a) transactions of personal payments to family, friends, or associates; (b) transactions of household payments; (c) door-to-door sales; (d) virtual terminal transactions; (e) engaging in unfair or deceptive marketing; (f) remote office assistance; (g) forex trading; (h) trading of customer data for purposes of upselling or cross-selling of products and/or services; and (i) any other transaction that is unfair, deceptive, predatory or otherwise prohibited by any law, rule, or regulation.
Modifications and Changes to the Web Site and/or the Payzoff Merchant
We may modify, add to, suspend, or delete any aspect of this Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform offered by us, in whole or in part, at our sole discretion at any time, with such modifications, additions or deletions being immediately effective. Such modifications, additions or deletions may include but are not limited to content offered, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.
Prohibited Use of the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform.
In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in these Terms and Conditions, you are prohibited from using the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform, or of any related Web site, other Web sites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Payzoff Merchant Platform the Web site, other Webs sites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform for violating any of the prohibited uses or for any other reason at our sole and exclusive decision.
You agree further that you shall use the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform for personal purposes and not for commercial purposes.
Accuracy, Completeness and Timeliness of Information.
We are not responsible if information made available on the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform is not accurate, complete or current. You acknowledge that the Web site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information.
SECTION II: ACCOUNTS
Multiple Accounts Prohibited.
You agree you shall not have no more than one (1) Account and shall not sell, trade or transfer that account to any other person or entity.
SECTION III:TERMS OF PURCHASE
Buyer acknowledges that any dispute, regarding any Product or service sold by Merchant of Record to a Buyer on behalf of Supplier shall be between the Supplier and Buyer alone, and Merchant of Record shall not be a Party to any dispute between the Supplier, its Buyers or any Third Party. This refers in particular to performance and to liability in respect of claims relating to the use of the Products or services designed, developed, manufactured and/or distributed by Supplier.
Subject to discounts and promotions, Products are offered for sale at a fixed price. Value-Added Tax (VAT) may be due and will be either included in the price or shown separately. If not shown, it will not be charged.
No Implied Right.
Every sale will be subject to the laws applicable but there shall not be implied any right which is not a legal right and which is not set down in this document.
As the nature of the sale and purchase of the Products is online, delivery of all Products shall be made immediately upon receipt of payment.
SECTION IV:FEES, TERMS OF PAYMENT, REFUND/EXCHANGE/CANCELLATION
There is no Service Fee charged to Buyers for using our Services, Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform.
Payment for Products.
Payment for all Product purchases shall be due and owing upon purchase. Payment may be made via the Payzoff Merchant Platform using a bank account and/or a credit/debit card and shall be processed immediately. The prices and the terms of payment for all Products are displayed at all times on the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform, including at the point of purchase.
Refund; Exchange; Waiver of Consumer Rights.
AUnless otherwise noted all sales Products shall be final and shall not subject to refund or exchange due to the nature of the Product. As such, you expressly agree to waive any and all claims for refund under European Union consumer rights provisions as defined in the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000.
Should you wish to cancel any order prior to payment therefor you may do so in the sole and exclusive discretion of the Supplier by contacting the Supplier directly. No refund, whole or partial, shall be given for any cancellation after completed purchase for any reason whatsoever unless as set forth herein.
Right of Refusal, Limitation, Change and Discontinuation.
We reserve the right to refuse to provide any access to the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform to anyone for any reason at any time at our sole discretion without recourse to you. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel Services, Products and/or materials purchased per person, per entity, per household or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer Account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing address. In the event that we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e-mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made.
Any offer for the sale of any and all Products made available through the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform is void where prohibited.
SECTION V:INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Intellectual Property Rights Not Waived.
All material displayed or transmitted on this Web site and the Payzoff Merchant Platform, including but not limited to text, photographs, images, illustrations, video clips, audio clips, and graphics, (hereinafter “Materials,”) are owned by us and are protected by Estonian and international copyright, trademarks, service marks, and other proprietary rights, laws and treaties.
Except as provided, you may not copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, transfer, sell, rent, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, repost, perform, display, or in any way commercially exploit the materials carried on this site, nor may you infringe upon any of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights contained in the materials found on this site. You may not remove or alter, nor cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices or visual marks and logos from the materials found on this site.
You may make a single print copy of any of the materials found on this site provided by us on this Web site for personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you do not remove nor cause to be removed any copyright, trademarks, or other proprietary notices or visual marks or logos from the report or other material. You may not archive or retain any of the materials found on this Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform without our express written permission. All requests for archiving, republication or retention of any part of the materials found on this site must be in writing to us and must clearly state the purpose and manner in which the material. Requests for permission to archive, retain, or republish any part of the materials found on this site may be submitted to [email protected].
You acquire no rights or license whatsoever in the materials found on this site other than the limited rights to use the site in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. Any of the materials found on this site accessed or downloaded from this site must be accessed or downloaded in accordance with the Terms and Conditions specified in this agreement. We reserve any rights not expressly granted under these Terms and Conditions.
SECTION VI: ADVERTISEMENTS AND PROMOTIONS, THIRD-PARTY LINKS
Advertisements and Promotions.
We may, from time to time, run advertisements and promotions from Third Parties (e.g. vendors) on the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform. Your business dealings or correspondence with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than us, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such Third-Party. We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of Third-Party promotions or advertisements on the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform.
Links and Third-Party Links.
This Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform may, from time-to-time, contain links or pointers to Internet sites maintained by Third Parties (e.g. vendors.) We do not operate or control in any way any information, products or services on these Third-Party sites and we expressly disclaim any responsibility for such Third-Party sites, which are provided for your convenience on an "as is" basis without warranties of any kind, express or implied.
SECTION VII: DISCLAIMERS; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
(A) YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR THE PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. NEITHER MERCHANT OF RECORD NOR ANY RELATED SUBSIDIARY, ITS OTHER AFFILIATES NOR ANY RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM SHALL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES IT MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED.
(B) ANY DOWNLOADABLE SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS OR OTHER MATERIALS, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF SUPPLIERABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AGAINST INFRINGEMENT, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPLIED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
(C) ALTHOUGH ALL INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CARRIED ON THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM ARE BELIEVED TO BE RELIABLE, MERCHANT OF RECORD MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, NEITHER EXPRESSLY NOR IMPLIEDLY, AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM.
(D) IN NO EVENT SHALL MERCHANT OF RECORD, ITS EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES, PARENTS, AGENTS, PARTNERS, THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS, VENDORS, AND/OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, AND MEMBERS, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO EXEMPLARY, RELIANCE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, REPUTATIONAL HARM, OR LOSS OF INFORMATION OR DATA, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM AND/OR ANY PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES BOUGHT AND/OR SOLD THEREBY.
(E) MERCHANT OF RECORD DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY OF ANY KIND FOR ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF BUYER’S PERSONALLY-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION. BY UTILIZING THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM BUYER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES TO MERCHANT OF RECORD’S DISCLAIMER OF ANY SUCH LIABILITY. IF BUYER DOES NOT AGREE, BUYER SHOULD NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE UTILIZE THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM.
(F) BUYER RELEASES MERCHANT OF RECORD FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND LIABILITY KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, ARISING IN ANY WAY FROM A DISPUTE BETWEEN SUPPLIER AND A BUYER.
(G) YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE RIGHT AND REMEDY IN CASE OF DISSATISFACTION WITH THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM OR ANY OTHER GRIEVANCE, SHALL BE YOUR TERMINATION OF THIS AGREEMENT AND DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO OR UTILIZATION OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR PAYZOFF MERCHANT PLATFORM.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO CERTAIN USERS.
The above limitations shall survive this Agreement and inure to the benefit of Merchant of Record and Merchant of Record’s affiliates and respective directors, officers, employees and agents.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless, as well as our affiliates and respective directors, officers, employees and agents, from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of or related to the use of the Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform; the Materials found on this Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform; and/or any Product bought and/or sold thereon by you. You further agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless, as well as our affiliates and respective directors, officers, employees and agents, from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees for your breach of this Agreement or your violation of any law or the rights of a Third-Party.
No Warranty by Merchant of Record.
Except as specifically set forth in this Agreement, Merchant of Record makes no warranties, express or implied, as to any of Merchant of Record’s Services, the Web site, the Payzoff Merchant Platform, related products, software or documentation. Merchant of Record specifically disclaims any and all implied warranties, including but not limited to any implied warranties of Merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose of the electronic Products and services sold on Supplier’s behalf.
SECTION VIII: GOVERNING LAW; ARBITRATION
This Agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Estonia, without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. Supplier agrees to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located in Estonia, and any cause of action that relates to or arises from this Agreement, the Web site, and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform must be filed therein unless subject to the binding arbitration provisions of Section 8.2, infra.
Supplier agrees that any dispute concerning, relating, or referring to this Agreement, the Web site, and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform shall be resolved exclusively by binding arbitration in accordance with the substantive laws of Estonia. The arbitrator and not any federal, state, or local court or agency shall have exclusive authority to resolve any dispute relating to the interpretation, applicability, enforceability, conscionability, or formation of this contract, including but not limited to any claim that all or any part of this contract is void or voidable. Nothing herein prevents either Party from seeking any interim injunction it deems necessary in order to preserve the status quo prior to the resolution of any dispute, in any jurisdiction.
Attorneys’ Fees and Costs.
In case suit, arbitration, or other legal action is instituted to interpret or enforce any of the provisions of this Agreement, the prevailing Party therein shall be awarded all reasonable and necessary fees for investigations, depositions, as well as fees for accountants and witnesses (expert or otherwise) reasonably incurred by that Party in connection with such suit or action, plus such sums as may be adjudged reasonable for that Party’s attorney fees incurred prior to and throughout such suit or action, including all hearings, trials, and appeals.
SECTION IX: MISCELLANEOUS
Severability of Provisions.
If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Any remaining provisions shall be given effect to the fullest extent possible.
This constitutes the entire agreement between the parties concerning the Buyer Terms and Conditions of this Web site and/or the Payzoff Merchant Platform unless otherwise specified.
If you have any questions or concerns about these Buyer Terms and Conditions you may contact us at [email protected].
Updates & Effective Date.
The effective date of this policy is March 3, 2015. From time to time, we may update these Buyer Terms and Conditions, so we encourage you to review them often.