Terms & Conditions
These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”), as may be amended from time to time, apply to all Our Goods and Services directly or indirectly (through distributors) made available in-store or online, through any mobile (tablet) device, by email, by telephone or third party sites (retailers). Please read these Terms and Conditions of use carefully before accessing, using or obtaining any of Our Good or Services.
All copyright, trademarks, design rights, and patents (registered and unregistered) in and on Our Website belong to Us and are protected by The Copyright Act. Nothing in the Terms grants you a right or license to use any trade mark, design right or copyright owned or controlled by Us except where written permissions have been granted by Us.
2. Intellectual Property
We own all of the text, images, trademarks, service marks or other material contained on Our Website. Other non-CELIA SOTO product, service, or company designations on Our Website belong to those respective third parties and may be mentioned in Our Website for identification purposes only.
3. Use of Website
You must not use Our Website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to Our Website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of Our Website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not:
a) republish material from Our Website (including republication on another website, without prior consent);
b) sell, rent or sub-license material from Our Website;
c) show any material from Our Website in public (without expressed written consent from us); reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit any material on Our Website for a commercial or personal purpose; edit or otherwise modify any material on Our Website; or redistribute material from Our Website.
Our Website may contain links to other websites that we do not operate or control and for which we are not responsible ("Other Websites"). We provide these links for your reference and convenience and do not adopt or endorse the contents of Other Websites and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damages that may arise from Your use of them.
4. Terms of Purchase
If you wish to purchase any Goods or Services made available by CELIA SOTO then, You agree to be bound by these Terms set out below and elsewhere in this Document. Please note all colours of Goods are reproduced as accurately as possible, however, a slight variation may occur between Our Website due to computer picture resolution and individual monitor settings on your computer screen, mobile device or tablet. If you are unsure please feel free to email Us and we can arrange for samples to be shipped to you, which can be purchased at your expense. Unfortunately, items cannot be returned because of a variation of colours from website images to real life. All images used on Our Website are for illustration purposes only and are not necessarily shown to scale, nor are prop items included with the purchase.
Prices are determined at the time of order, are inclusive of GST and are priced in Euro. Price may be subject to change at any time without notice.
Payments are to be made to Us without any deduction or discount other than as stated in these Terms, or in the relevant invoice or statement.
All Goods and Services are to be paid in full prior to You taking legal ownership of Goods or Services.
Gift Vouchers are valid for (12) twelve months from the date of issue.
If the Customer fails to collect the Goods or accept delivery within (21) twenty-one days of being notified of their availability, We may terminate this contract, keep the deposit and resell the Goods. In addition, We reserve the right to charge the Customer storage on goods not collected or delivered within (5) five days of notification of their availability at the rate of 35.00€ per week or part thereof.
The Customer must, at its own expense, insure uncollected Goods stored by Us against theft, fire, water and other risks until title in the Goods has been passed to the Customer.
Some, but not all Goods are protected by insurance during shipping. Those items not insured include ORIGINALS AND prints on paper and any items from the lifestyle art wares range. These Goods during shipping are the responsibility of the Customer from the moment of dispatch to point of collection. Please contact Us if you wish to insure the shipment of your product.
Please note: Express Post parcels are not covered by insurance and are not guaranteed the next day delivery in all areas, nor do they require a signature on delivery. We take no responsibly with lost or stolen parcels when they have been delivered to the address given at checkout.
If possible, please provide an address where someone will be able to receive the Goods during business hours on weekdays. (i.e. your work address). If you have purchased an unframed fine art print on paper or frameless acrylic, aquarelle, chinese ink, illustration within Europe, please allow 2-3 weeks for your order to arrive. If you require your order sooner please contact us and we will try our best to see if this is possible. If your fine art print is being custom framed please allow an additional 1-2 weeks.
These timeframes can vary during certain times of the year such as Christmas, Easter and Public Holidays.Tracking on orders is subject to availability.
For international orders, please allow roughly 20 working days for delivery depending upon location and product choice.
8. Return Shipping
The cost of return shipping is at the Customers expense. Return shipping must be prepaid and by a traceable method to ensure safe and documented delivery.
Unless the Customer has inspected the Goods and given written notice to Us within (3) three days after collection or delivery that the Goods do not comply with the relevant specifications or descriptions, the Goods are deemed to have been accepted in good order and condition. Please check the packaging of all Goods delivered by courier before signing for them for signs of tamper and damage.
No order may be cancelled, modified or deferred without the prior written consent from Us (which is at Our sole discretion). If such consent is given, it is at our election, subject to us being reimbursed all losses, including loss of profits, and paid a cancellation fee (being not less than 20% of the invoice price of the Goods).
All Goods supplied are covered by such warranties as are specified by the manufacturer and supplied subject to the product standards detailed by the manufacturer.
On discovery of any defect in the Goods, the Customer must immediately notify Us in writing of such defect. The Customer must not carry out any remedial work to alleged defective Goods without first obtaining the written consent of Us to do so.
We are not subject to, and the Customer releases Us from, any liability (including but not limited to consequential loss or damage) because of any delay in delivery or fault or defect in the Goods when being used in a manner to which they were not intended. The Customer acknowledges that We are not: (a) responsible if the Goods do not comply with any applicable safety standard or similar regulation; and (b) liable for any claim, damage or demand resulting from such non-compliance.
We do not provide refunds unless the Goods are damaged, excluding any damage that has been caused by normal wear and tear as determined by Us.
If any statutory provisions under the Trade Practices Act 1974 or any other statute apply to the contract between Us and the Customer then, to the extent to which We are entitled to do so, Our liability under the statutory provisions is limited, at Our option, to: (a) replacement or repair of the Goods or the supply of equivalent Goods; or (b) payment of the cost of replacing or repairing the Goods or of acquiring equivalent goods; and in either case, We will not be liable for any consequential loss or damage or other direct or indirect loss or damage.
These Terms do not affect the rights, entitlements and remedies conferred by the Trade Practices Act 1974.
12. Force Majeure
We are not liable for any breach of contract due to any matter or thing beyond Our control (including but not limited to transport stoppages, transport breakdown, fire, flood, earthquake, acts of God, strikes, lock-outs, work stoppages, wars, riots or civil commotion, intervention or public authority, explosion or accident).
13. Waiver of Breach
No failure by Us to insist on strict performance of any of these Terms, is a waiver of any right or remedy which We may have, and is not a waiver of any subsequent breach or default by the Customer.
If any provision contained in these Terms is held by a court to be unlawful, invalid or unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions are not affected.
15. Governing Law
These Terms and the Contract shall be governed by the law of Europe and the parties submit to the courts of Europe in respect of any dispute arising.
16. End User Agreement
All Images and rights relating to them, including copyright and ownership rights in the media in which the Images are stored, remain the sole and exclusive property of the Artist. The purchase of any Goods from Us to you the End User, does not waiver Our copyright and ownerships rights, and You are strictly forbidden to reproduce in part or whole any Goods (for commercial purposes or otherwise) that You have purchased from Us.
If you have any questions about these Terms and Conditions, please feel free to contact us at mailto: BECAUZEOFTHEFOG@GMAIL.COM