TERMS & CONDITIONS
Vaden Jewelry Online Store makes no representation that materials in the site, including merchandise offered for sale on the site and their trademarks, patents, and licensing arrangements, are appropriate or available for use in locations other than the United States. Those who choose to access this site from locations outside of the US do so on their own initiative and are solely responsible for compliance with any and all applicable local laws. With respect to shipments of merchandise to consumers, wherever they may reside, title to the merchandise shall pass to the buyer upon delivery of the merchandise to the common carrier.
Material from Vaden Jewelry Online Store may not be copied, downloaded, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any purpose other than your own personal, non-commercial, home use is a violation of the copyrights and other property rights held by Vaden Jewelry Online Store or affiliates. The use of any such material on any other Web site or networked computer environment is prohibited.
The trademarks, logos and service marks (collectively the “Trademarks”) which you see on this site are registered and unregistered trademarks of Vaden Jewelry Online Store, its affiliates and others. Nothing in this site grants to you any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this site without the prior written permission of the owner of the Trademark. Your use or misuse of any Trademark displayed on this site, or of any other content on this site, is strictly prohibited.
When ordering merchandise from Vaden Jewelry Online Store as a gift for a loved one, we invite you to add a personal message for inclusion with the gift. However, in order to protect the Trademarks, Vaden Jewelry Online Store reserves the right and sole discretion to omit, edit and/or modify any and all content it deems inappropriate. Further, although Vaden Jewelry Online Store strives for perfection in rendering this service, it is not responsible for any liability, damage or expense resulting from any errors, modifications or omissions made in transcribing the personal message or delivering the gift card.
Vaden Jewelry Online Store welcomes your comments regarding our merchandise and services, including our Internet site. However, any personal gift messages, notes, comments, billboard postings, ideas, suggestions, or other material that you submit to Vaden Jewelry Online Store automatically becomes the property of Vaden Jewelry Online Store and affiliates, and they shall be entitled to use such property (in its original form or any modified or altered form) for any use or purpose that Vaden Jewelry Online Store or affiliates desire, including use in any promotion, advertising or media whether now known or hereafter devised. When you submit material to the Vaden Jewelry Online Store site, you agree that Vaden Jewelry Online Store and affiliates have the right to use and publish the material for any purpose as outlined above, without any compensation or attribution to you. As a result, we ask that you do not send us any original creative materials such as product ideas or original artwork.
Diamond carat weights (CT.) represent the approximate total weight (T.W.) of all diamonds in each setting unless noted. Diamond solitare weights may vary between .01 and .05 carat. Diamond total weights may vary between .01 and .08 carat.
If a pricing error were to occur there was no attempt to unlawfully harm any customer. If an error is made we will try to correct it as quickly as possible. According to common law advertising when an order is requested online it is not a binding agreement according to the court system. It is never our intent to advertise with incorrect pricing, unfortunately mistakes can and do happen.
Until an order is shipped a contract has not been entered into. If a pricing error occurred and Vaden Jewelry did not correct the error prior to the order shipping then the Vaden Jewelry Online Store would honor any pricing error.
Data about the activity of visitors to this site is automatically provided to Vaden Jewelry Online Store when you sign on. It is used by us for internal review in aggregate and non-personally-identifiable form. E-mail addresses and other personally identifying data about you is known to Vaden Jewelry Online Store only when voluntarily submitted or posted to us.
In addition, we sometimes use E-mail addresses and other personally identifying information to contact visitors who communicate with Vaden Jewelry Online Store. We also use the shipping addresses of our customers to send them our catalogs which we feel will be of interest to them. If at any point you no longer wish to receive communications from Vaden Jewelry Online Store, please forward such request to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE: USER-GENERATED CONTENT
GENERAL USER-GENERATED CONTENT
By posting, distributing, sending, displaying or otherwise submitting any comment, message (including, without limitation, by email or text message), feedback, review, question, idea, suggestion, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, graphics or other content to or through the Site (the “User-Generated Content”), you: (A) grant, and represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Vaden Jewelry an exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, fully paid and sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works from, and publicly display and perform, the User-Generated Content throughout the world for any purpose including, without limitation, use in any promotion, advertising or media, whether now known or hereafter devised; (B) grant Vaden Jewelry and its affiliates, transferees and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such User-Generated Content in all media in which the User-Generated Content can be used in accordance with these Terms and Conditions; (C) represent and warrant that (i) you solely own and control all of the rights to the User Generated Content that you post or otherwise distribute, or you otherwise have the lawful right to post and distribute such User Generated Content to or through the Site upon the terms described herein; (ii) such User Generated Content is accurate and not misleading; and (iii) the submission, use and posting or other transmission of such User-Generated Content does not violate these Terms and Conditions and will not violate any rights of, or cause injury to, any person or entity, including, but not limited to, any third party right of copyright, trademark, service mark, privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or personal or proprietary right; and (D) agree that Vaden Jewelry is under no obligation to offer you any payment for the use of the User-Generated Content or to attribute authorship of User-Generated Content to you. You further grant Vaden Jewelry the right to pursue at law any person or entity that violates your or Vaden Jewelry rights in the User-Generated Content by a breach of these Terms and Conditions.
User-Generated Content you submit to or through the Site is deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary information, and Vaden Jewelry is under no obligation to treat such User-Generated Content as your confidential or proprietary information. Without limiting the foregoing, Vaden Jewelry reserves the right to use the User-Generated Content as it deems appropriate, including, without limitation, deleting, editing, modifying, rejecting, or refusing to post it. If, nonetheless, it is determined that you retain moral rights (including rights of attribution or integrity) in the User-Generated Content, by submitting User Generate Content, you agree that (A) you do not require that any personally identifying information be used in connection with the User-Generated Content, or any derivative works of, or upgrades or updates thereto; (B) you do not oppose the publication, use, modification, deletion or exploitation of the User-Generated Content by Vaden Jewelry or its agents; (C) you waive and will not claim or assert any entitlement to any moral rights of an author in any of the User-Generated Content; and (D) you release Vaden Jewelry from any claims that you could otherwise assert against Vaden Jewelry by virtue of any moral rights. Further, you hereby release Vaden Jewelry and its affiliates, successors and assigns and waive any claims, demands, damages, losses, liabilities and causes of action against Vaden Jewelry or its affiliates, successors or assigns for defamation, libel, invasion of privacy, publicity, personality or exploitation of your name.
USE OF CHAT ROOMS, BULLETIN BOARDS AND OTHER INTERACTIVE AREAS
The Site may contain forums, such as blogs, bulletin boards or other interactive areas, in which you or third parties may post content, messages, materials or other User-Generated Content on the Site (the “Interactive Areas”). To the extent Vaden Jewelry provides such Interactive Areas, you are solely responsible for your use of such Interactive Areas and use them at your own risk. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using any of the Interactive Areas, you will not post, upload, transmit, distribute, store, create or otherwise publish any of the following:
• Material that is sexually explicit, violent, derogatory, unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, harassing, threatening, an invasion of another individual’s privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable;
• Material that promotes illegal drug use, tobacco or firearms use;
• Material that constitutes, encourages or provides instructions for a criminal offense, violates the rights of any individual or group, or that otherwise creates liability or violates any local, state, national or international law;
• Material that may infringe any patent, trademark, service mark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party;
• Material that uses the names or likenesses of persons living or dead without their permission or that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation or association with or endorsement by a person or entity;
• Unsolicited advertising or links to other commercial sites;
• Names, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, Social Security numbers, credit card numbers or other personally identifiable information of you or someone else;
• Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
• Material that is unrelated to the topic of the Interactive Area(s) in which such material is posted;
• Material that communicates messages inconsistent with the positive good will of Vaden Jewelry; or
• Material that, in the sole judgment of Vaden Jewelry, is objectionable or potentially exposes Vaden Jewelry or its users to any harm or disparagement.
Vaden Jewelry takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any User-Generated Content posted, stored or uploaded by you or any third party, or for any loss or damage thereto, nor is Vaden Jewelry liable for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography or profanity you may encounter. As a provider of the Interactive Areas, Vaden Jewelry is not liable for any statements, representations or User-Generated Content provided by its users on the Site. Although Vaden Jewelry has no obligation to screen, edit or monitor any of the User-Generated Content posted to or distributed through the Site (including any Interactive Area) or to respond to any comment posted on the Site, Vaden Jewelry reserves the right, and has sole discretion, to remove without notice any User-Generated Content posted or stored on the Site.
VIOLATIONS AND INDEMNITY
Any use of the Site, including the Interactive Areas, in violation of these Terms and Conditions may result in termination or suspension of your permission to use the Site. Further, by submitting User-Generated Content, you agree to indemnify Vaden Jewelry and its affiliates and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, vendors, distributors and other representatives from and against any and all third party claims, demands, liabilities, losses, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) resulting from your breach of any representation, warranty, covenant or provisions contained in these Terms and Conditions.
Texas Law and Venue-
Any transaction is governed by the law of the State of Texas. Venue for all actions is in Dallas County, Texas. All prices are in U.S. Dollars.
ARBITRATION OF DISPUTES
Any party that uses this website agrees that any controversy between the party and Vaden Jewelry involving the construction or application of any of the terms, covenants, or conditions , use of the website and purchasing a product or any service or product from Vaden Jewelry shall on the written request of one party served on the other parties be submitted to arbitration, and such arbitration shall comply with and be governed by the provisions of the Federal Arbitration Act (9 U.S.C. § 1 et seq.) or its successor statute.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Any dispute arising out of, in connection with, or in relation to Vaden Jewelry -including any claim of between any party to this agreement shall be resolved by final and binding arbitration conducted in Dallas County, Texas. This agreement is governed by the Federal Arbitration Act. The arbitration shall be administered by and in accordance with the then existing JAMS Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures, and any judgment upon any award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered by any state or federal court having jurisdiction to do so. The arbiter shall be a member of JAMS and venue for arbitration shall be in Dallas County, Texas.
All parties further acknowledge that, by so agreeing, all parties waive the right to a jury trial. All parties also acknowledge that arbitration provides only limited discovery and that courts will enforce an award in arbitration without reviewing it for errors of fact or law.
Limitations of Damages-
Vaden Jewelry will not be liable to any customer or user of this website for any indirect, special, consequential damages or punitive damages arising out of the use of this website or purchase of any item. By use of this website no one or entity is relying upon any representation made by or for Vaden Jewelry including without limitation the description of any item on the website and the item’s actual appearance or valuation.
Under no circumstance shall any party be awarded more then a refund of the purchase price of the item plus $1,000.00 (one-thousand dollars).
Return & Refund Policy
If you are not happy with your purchase, we will accept a return of a unused product within 14 days. Once we receive the returned item Vaden Jewelers will then give a full refund (excluding shipping as we are unable to refund the initial shipping cost of your order).
Please allow 1-2 weeks for your return to be processed.
Discounted items are not eligible for a return.
Vaden Jewelers will not issue refunds for products purchased through other entities, such as distributors or retail partners.
Returned items must be delivered to us unused, in original packaging and in the condition they were received or may not be eligible for refund or be subject to a restocking fee. We cannot be held responsible for items damaged or lost in return shipment, therefore we recommend an insured and trackable mail service.
We are unable to issue a refund without actual receipt of the item(s) or proof of received return delivery.
We aim to accept all returns. In the unlikely event that an item is returned to us in an unsuitable condition, we may have to send it back to you. All goods will be inspected on return.
These Terms and Conditions may be amended by Vaden Jewelry at any time and such changes shall be immediately effective upon posting the same to the Site. These Terms and Conditions shall be construed under and in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to the choice of law provisions thereof. If a court of competent jurisdiction finds that any provision of this Agreement is invalid or unenforceable, but that by limiting such provision it would become valid and enforceable, then such provision shall be deemed to be written, construed, and enforced as so limited. All provisions of this Agreement shall survive in perpetuity.