TERMS & CONDITIONS
These terms and conditions of use (“Terms and Conditions”) are a legal agreement between the person or entity who is purchasing or using The Pet Business Marketing Company’s service (“You”, “Your”, or “Client(s)”) and The Pet Business Marketing Company (“The Pet Business Marketing Company”, “Us”, or “We”).
These Terms and Conditions govern our respective rights and obligations with respect to Your use of The Pet Business Marketing Company services (the “Service”). By clicking the acceptance button or using the Service You are agreeing to be bound by all of these Terms and Conditions.
1. Fees, Payments and Taxes.
The fees for use of the Service are those fees that You agreed to pay during the order process (“Fees”). The Fees will be billed to Your credit card, bank account or PayPal account that You provided during the order process. You hereby authorize The Pet Business Marketing Company (or its designee) to charge the applicable Fees to Your credit card, bank account or PayPal account on a recurring basis. This will be determined by the Billing Cycle and is usually once per month. Commencing on the date of order and then recurring on or just after the same date each month. The Fee is paid for each billing period in advance. You are responsible for all sales, excise, VAT and all other taxes (other than taxes on The Pet Business Marketing Company’s net income) associated with Your use of the Service.The Pet Business Marketing Company may increase the Fees (and bill Your credit card, bank account or PayPal account for such increased Fees) at any time and from time to time upon thirty (30) days prior notice to the Client. Any Fee increases will become effective at the beginning of the next Billing Cycle, as long as You do not opt to terminate the agreement. The Pet Business Marketing Company may from time to time offer you additional services, including but not limited to, consultancy or design work, paid advertising campaigns or other services. Should you agree to any additional services, Our Fees are to be paid in advance of any work being carried out.
These Terms and Conditions shall become effective upon Your agreement to the provisions hereof by clicking a box indicating Your acceptance or by executing an order form that references these Terms and Conditions and shall remain effective until terminated.
Either party may terminate this agreement at any time for any reason by providing written notice to the other party at least seven days before the next billing cycle is due to be charged. Client’s notice of termination must be provided via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Verbal requests to terminate do not constitute acceptance of any termination.
In the event of termination, the Client will continue to receive and pay for the Service until the end of the current Billing Cycle. After notification of Your termination has been received by Us, no further payments shall become due. No unused portion of the Service paid for will be refunded to the Client.
5. Ownership of Digital Media.
Ownership of all Digital Media created by The Pet Business Marketing Company on behalf of the Client is only passed to the Client upon full payment of all outstanding monies owed. Digital Media includes but is not limited to: social media accounts, profiles, pages, posts, tweets, blogs, blog posts, websites & graphic design elements. Imagery provided via photo image libraries remains the property of the copyright holder and is licensed to the Client under the licensing terms and conditions specified by the respective photo image library. Clients may not reuse or resell said photos and/or images for other purposes.
6. Availability of Service.
The Pet Business Marketing Company’s hours of operation are Monday through Friday 9am-5pm. We are closed on public and national holidays. Clients who email Us with their own updates that they require Us to publish to their social media accounts will be processed by the end of the business day following receipt.
7. Relationship of Parties.
In performing any and/or all of our respective obligations under this agreement, The Pet Business Marketing Company and the Client shall each operate as and have the status of being an independent contractor of the other party, and neither party shall act as or be an agent or employee of the other party.
Client will defend, indemnify and hold harmless The Pet Business Marketing Company and its subsidiaries, licensors and affiliates (and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents) against any and all claims, losses, damages, liabilities, deficiencies, judgments, assessments, fines, costs and other expenses (including reasonable solicitor’s fees and costs) arising from or relating to use of the Service.
9. Disclaimer of Warranties.
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, THE SERVICE AND ANY ADVICE, SUPPORT OR SUGGESTIONS ARE ALL PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE AND ANY WARRANTY OF ERROR FREE APPLICATION OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, THE PET BUSINESS MARKETING COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THE USE, RESULTS OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICE, THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE OR SECURE, OR THAT THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SERVICE AVAILABLE, IS FREE FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
10. Limitation of Liability.
NEITHER THE PET BUSINESS MARKETING COMPANY NOR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY WHO HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, OPERATION OR SUPPORT OF THE SERVICE SHALL BE LIABLE (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), WARRANTY, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION) TO CLIENT OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS REVENUE OR PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION FOR ANY REASON, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION OR DATA, INJURY TO REPUTATION, PERSONAL INJURY (WHETHER PHYSICAL OR MENTAL OR BOTH), GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES OR VIOLATION OF ANY APPLICABLE PRIVACY LAWS ARISING OUT OF (I) THE USE, MISUSE, OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF CLIENT’S TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY; (V) TERMINATION OF ANY OF CLIENT’S SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS; OR (VI) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE OR USE THEREOF, EVEN IF CLIENT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE PET BUSINESS MARKETING COMPANY’S ENTIRE LIABILITY EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID BY THE CLIENT TO THE PET BUSINESS MARKETING COMPANY UNDER THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DURING A SINGLE BILLING CYCLE.
11.1. Governing Law.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
Client hereby consents to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of England and Wales in connection with all disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions.
In the event that any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of any remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired and a valid, legal and enforceable provision of similar intent and economic impact shall be substituted therefor.
11.4 Entire Agreement.
The Pet Business Marketing Company reserves the right at any time to modify these Terms and Conditions and to impose new or additional terms or conditions on Your use of the Service. Such modifications and additional terms and conditions will be effective immediately and incorporated into these Terms and Conditions. Client’s continued use of the Service will be deemed acceptance thereof.
The provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall be interpreted and construed in accordance with their fair meanings, and not strictly for or against any party, regardless of which party may have drafted these Terms and Conditions or any specific provision of these Terms and Conditions.
The waiver of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not be effective unless in writing and signed by the party against which it is sought to be enforced. The failure of any party to insist, in any one or more instances, upon performance of any of these Terms or Conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of future performance of any terms, covenants or conditions of this agreement, and the obligations of each party with respect thereto shall continue in full force and effect.
11.7 Assignment; Binding Nature.
These Terms and Conditions shall be binding upon the parties and their successors and permitted assigns. The Client may not assign this agreement, or any portion thereof to any third party without The Pet Business Marketing Company’s express prior written consent. The Pet Business Marketing Company may assign this agreement and all of its rights and obligations hereunder to any affiliate or to any successor to The Pet Business Marketing Company’s business.
11.8 Export Compliance.
The Service and any other technology and derivatives thereof may be subject to export laws and regulations of England and Wales and other jurisdictions. Each party represents that it is not named on any government denied-party list. Client shall not permit use of the Service in an embargoed country or in violation of any export law or regulation.