PLEASE READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.
Acceptance of Agreement
You agree to the terms and conditions outlined in this Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement ("Agreement") with respect to our site ("the Site"). This Agreement constitutes the entire and only agreement between us and you, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the Site, the content, free product samples or freebie offers or services provided by or listed on the Site, and the subject matter of this Agreement. We may amend this Agreement at any time and at any frequency without specific notice to you. The latest Agreement will be posted on the Site, and you should review this Agreement prior to using the Site.
The content, organization, graphics, design, and other matters related to the Site are protected under applicable copyrights and other proprietary laws, including but not limited to intellectual property laws. The copying, reproduction, use, modification or publication by you of any such matters or any part of the Site is strictly prohibited, without our express prior written permission.
All trademarks, service marks and trade names used in the Site are registered and unregistered trademarks of Chinese Cubes Co. Ltd., its licensors or content providers, or other third parties. All of these trademarks, service marks and trade names are the property of their respective owners.
Deleting and Modification
We reserve the right in our sole discretion, without any obligation and without any notice requirement to you, to edit or delete any documents, information or other content appearing on the Site, including this Agreement.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us, our officers, our share holders, our partners, attorneys and employees harmless from any and all liability, loss, damages, claim and expense, including reasonable attorney's fees, related to your violation of this Agreement or use of the Site.
THE CONTENT, SERVICES, FREE PRODUCT SAMPLES AND FREEBIE OFFERS FROM OR LISTED THROUGH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS," "AS AVAILABLE," AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE DISCLAIMER OF ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE AND ANY WEBSITE WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED. THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. WE HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR YOUR USE OF ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE. IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT AS A LIMITATION, WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF MONEY, LITIGATION, OR THE LIKE), WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, NEGLIGENCE, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE NEGATION OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN US AND YOU THE USER. THIS SITE AND THE INFORMATION WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US THROUGH THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT. THE INFORMATION AND ALL OTHER MATERIALS ON THE SITE ARE PROVIDED FOR GENERAL INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY AND DO NOT CONSTITUTE PROFESSIONAL ADVICE. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY AND COMPLETENESS OF ALL INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE OR ANY WEBSITE WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED.
All responsibility or liability for any damages caused by viruses contained within the electronic file containing the form or document is disclaimed. We will not be liable to you for any incidental, special or consequential damages of any kind that may result from use of or inability to use the site.
Third Party Website
All rules, terms and conditions, other policies (including privacy policies) and operating procedures of third-party linked websites will apply to you while on such websites. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy or opinions express in such Websites, and such Websites are not investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by us. Inclusion of any linked Website on our Site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked Website by us. This Site and the third-party linked websites are independent entities and neither party has authority to make any representations or commitments on behalf of the other. If you decide to leave our Site and access these third-party linked sites, you do so at your own risk.
Third Party Products and Services
We advertise third-party linked websites from which you may purchase or otherwise obtain certain sample goods, freebie offerings or free trial services. You understand that we do not operate or control the products, free offerings or services offered by third-party linked websites. Third-party linked websites are responsible for all aspects of order processing, fulfillment, billing and customer service. We are not a party to the transactions entered into between you and third-party linked websites. You agree that use of such third-party linked websites is at your sole risk and is without warranties of any kind by us, expressed, implied or otherwise. Under no circumstances are we liable for any damages arising from the transactions between you and third-party linked websites or for any information appearing on third-party linked websites or any other site linked to or from our site.
Disclaimer of Returns/Refunds/Warranties
Return and Refund Policy.
If you are not satisfied with your purchase of the Product, ChineseCUBES's return policy allows you to return the Product purchased by you directly from ChineseCUBES after obtaining a ChineseCUBES return material authorization ("RMA") during the 14 day period following date of shipment by ChineseCUBES or the 7 day period following date of receiving the Product (date of delivery confirmation). If the Product is returned unused, undamaged, in its original condition, and in the original packaging in accordance with this policy, we will exchange it or offer a refund of the purchase price paid, which refund will be made by crediting the same payment method and same account used to make the original purchase. An RMA number and instructions may be obtained by contacting sales@ChineseCUBES.com. The Product must be postmarked within 10 days after issuance of the RMA.
All Products must be packed in the original, unopened and unmarked packaging including any accessories, manuals, documentation, and registration that shipped with the Product. The RMA number must be included with the returned Product.
Shipping and handling charges, gift-wrap fees, and taxes paid (e.g., state, customs, VAT) are not refundable. You are responsible for and must prepay all shipping charges and you shall assume all risk of loss or damage to the Product while in transit to ChineseCUBES. If you return Product to ChineseCUBES (a) without an RMA from ChineseCUBES, (b) beyond the 10 day RMA issuance period, or (c) without proper packaging, ChineseCUBES retains the right to either refuse delivery of such return or charge you a restocking fee. The time to credit your account may vary, depending on processing time. Please allow a minimum of 4 weeks for ChineseCUBES to credit the account used to make the original purchase.
90 Days Limited Warranty.
ChineseCUBES warrants the items listed below within the Product under this limited warranty. ChineseCUBES warrants these items against defects in materials and workmanship under normal use for a period of Ninety (90) Days from the date of retail purchase by the original purchaser ("Warranty Period"):
- Webcam - exchange with a new or refurbished one if defective under normal use within the Warranty Period.
- DVD-rom/CD-rom - replace with a new or refurbished one if defective within the Warranty Period.
- Accessories - will only replace if and only if found defective within first 14 days of of receiving the Product. Otherwise, you will be charged for replacement.
- Cubes - same as Accessories.
This Limited Warranty is valid only in the United States for Products sold in the United States.
A replacement Product or part assumes the remaining warranty of the original Product or ninety (90) days from the date of replacement or repair, whichever is longer.
When a Product or part of the Product is exchanged, any replacement item becomes your property and the replaced item becomes ChineseCUBES's property. Parts provided by ChineseCUBES in fulfillment of its warranty obligation must be used in Products for which warranty service is claimed.
Instructions to Obtain Warranty Service:
To obtain warranty service, you must obtain an RMA number and instructions by contacting sales@ChineseCUBES.com and deliver the Product, freight prepaid, in either its original packaging or packaging providing an equal degree of protection, to the address specified by ChineseCUBES. In accordance with applicable law, ChineseCUBES may require that you furnish proof of purchase details and/or comply with registration requirements before receiving warranty service.
Exclusions and Limitations.
This Limited Warranty applies only to the Product manufactured by or for ChineseCUBES that can be identified by the "ChineseCUBES" trademark, trade name, or logo affixed to it. The Limited Warranty does not apply to any (a) ChineseCUBES products and services other than the Product, (b) non-ChineseCUBES hardware product, (c) consumables, or (d) software, even if packaged or sold with the Product or embedded in the Product. Refer to the licenses accompanying the software for details of your rights with respect to its use.
ChineseCUBES does not warrant that the operation of the Product will be uninterrupted or error-free. ChineseCUBES is not responsible for damage arising from failure to follow instructions relating to the Product's use.
This warranty does not apply to a Product or part of the Product that has been altered or modified (e.g., to alter functionality or capability) by anyone who is not a representative of ChineseCUBES or if the Product is inserted or installed in a casing not provided by ChineseCUBES. In addition, this Limited Warranty does not apply: (a) to damage caused by use with non-ChineseCUBES products; (b) to damage caused by accident, abuse, misuse, flood, fire, earthquake or other external causes; (c) to damage caused by operating the Product outside the permitted or intended uses described by ChineseCUBES or with improper voltage or power supply; or (d) to damage caused by service (including upgrades and expansions) performed by anyone who is not a representative of ChineseCUBES. Recovery and reinstallation of software programs and user data are not covered under this Limited Warranty.
This Limited Warranty does not cover the cost of returning the Product to ChineseCUBES; this is your responsibility.
No ChineseCUBES reseller, agent, or employee is authorized to make any modification, extension, or addition to this Limited Warranty. If any term is held to be illegal or unenforceable, the legality or enforceability of the remaining terms shall not be affected or impaired.
EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES (INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) SHALL BE LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE DURATION OF THIS LIMITED WARRANTY.
Limitation of Damages.
EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, CHINESECUBES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM ANY BREACH OF EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OR CONDITION, OR UNDER ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY.
Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, or allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights that vary by state to state.
All suggestions, ideas, notes, concepts and other information you may send to us (collectively, "Submissions") shall be deemed and shall remain our sole property and shall not be subject to any obligation of confidence on our part. Without limiting the foregoing, we shall be deemed to own all known and hereafter existing rights of every kind and nature regarding the Submissions and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the Submissions for any purpose, without compensation to the provider of the Submissions.
Any claim relating to, and the use of, this website and the materials contained on the website is governed by the laws of the State of New York, United States of America.
ChineseCUBES is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
What information do we collect?
When you visit our website, you may provide us with three types of information:
- Explicit information:In order to create a free ChineseCUBES account, and customize your profile, you can choose to disclose personal information (such as email address, city of residence, hobbies, etc.). You can access and edit this information whenever you like.
- Implicit information: When you use the site, we collect usage data (how many times you login, which lessons you study, how long you spend on them, etc.). Implicit information is only analyzed in aggregate.
- Exchange information: We also store information that you have exchanged with any of the ChineseCUBES staff (teachers, sales, and the support team).
These three types of information help us determine what new information is most useful to you, and which parts of our website and services are of most interest to you.
How do we use your information?
We use personal information only for the purposes of administering our business activities and providing customer service. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our website, as well as new services and special offers we think you will find valuable.
Yes. Like most other websites, ChineseCUBES uses a standard technology called "cookies" to collect information on how the website is used, and to make usage more convenient for the user (cookies allow us to provide the personal homepage, for example).
What are cookies?
A "cookie" is very small text document which, if your browser settings permit it, our website places on your computer. Cookies help us recognize you and tailor your experience. It is important to note that cookies do not allow us to gather any private information.
What other templates does ChineseCUBES use?
We also use our web server logs to see how our website is used. This information can include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our website, and the websites visited just before and just after our Web site. Our advertisers and ad serving companies may also use small pieces of code called "web beacons" or "clear gifs" to determine which advertisements and promotions users have seen and how users responded to them.
How do we protect your personal information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you access your personal information.
ChineseCUBES takes extensive measures to safeguard your personal information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption on all web pages where personal information is required, and on all servers where this information is stored. Also, to make a purchase on ChineseCUBES, you must use an SSL-enabled browser such as Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Opera. This measure protects the confidentiality of your personal and credit card information while it is transmitted over the Internet.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not included trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.
We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. This policy is effective from 31 December 2011.
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