When accessing our Website, we will learn certain information about you during your visit. How we will handle information we learn about you depends upon what you do when visiting our site. If you visit our site to read or download information on our pages, we collect and store only the following information about you: 1. The name of the domain from which you access the Internet 2. The date and time you access our site 3. The Internet address of the website you used to link directly to our site If you identify yourself by sending us an e-mail containing personal information, then the information collected will be solely used to respond to your message.
The information collected is for statistical purposes. TheChefShops.com may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, TheChefShops.com uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. TheChefShops.com will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us, nor will such information be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the user at the time of collection.
By using the service in any way, you are agreeing to comply with the TOU. In addition, when using particular TheChefShops.com service, you agree to abide by any applicable posted guidelines for all our services.
Should you object to any term or condition of the TOU or become dissatisfied with TheChefShops.com in any way, your only recourse is to discontinue use of the site.
2. RIGHT TO MODIFY THIS AGREEMENT
We reserve the right to change, modify, or otherwise alter these terms and conditions at any time. Such modifications shall become effective immediately upon posting. You must review this agreement on a regular basis to keep yourself aware of any changes.
You understand that all content posted on, transmitted through, or linked from our service, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such content originated. Specifically, you are entirely responsible for each individual item of content that you post, e-mail or otherwise make available via the service. You understand that TheChefShops.com is not responsible for content made available through our service. TheChefShops.com and content available through the service may contain links to other websites which are completely independent of our site. TheChefShops.com will not be liable in any way for any loss or damage incurred as a result of the use of any content posted , e-mailed, or otherwise made available via the service.
4. THIRD PARTY CONTENT, SITES AND SERVICES
Your interactions with organizations and/or individuals found through the service, including payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such organizations and/or individuals of these third parties. You agree that TheChefShops.comshall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings.
You agree not to post, e-mail, or otherwise make available content that is:
a) unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, libelous, or is harmful to minors in any way
b) that is pornographic or considered obscene
c) that is hateful toward an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion,, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability
d) that violates equal opportunity laws, including but not limited to, stating in any advertisement for employment a requirement based on race, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age, or disability.
e) that includes personal or identifying information about another person without this persons consent.
f) that is false, deceptive, or mis-informative.
g) that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary rights of any party, or consent that you do not have a right to make available under law.
h) that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment/
i contact anyone who has asked not to be contacted, or make unsolicited contact with any one for commercial purposes
j) “stalk” or otherwise harass anyone.
6. PAID POSTINGS
7. LIMITATIONS OF SERVICE
You acknowledge that TheChefShops.com may establish limits concerning the use of the service, including the maximum number of days that content will be retained by the service, the maximum number and size of the postings, e-mail messages, or other content that that may be transmitted or stored by the service, and the frequency that you may access the service. You agree that TheChefShops.com has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any content maintained or transmitted by the service. You acknowledge that TheChefShops.com reserves the right to at any time , modify or discontinue the service , or any part thereof, with or without notice, and that our site shall not be liable to you or any other third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the service.
8. TERMINATION OF SERVICE
You agree that TheChefShops.com has the right to deactivate or delete your account, block your e-mail or IP address, or otherwise terminate your access to or use of the service or any part thereof, immediately and without notice, and remove and discard any content within the service, for any reason. You agree that TheChefShops.com shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the service. you agree not to attempt to use the service after termination.
9. INFORMATION DISCLOSURE
You acknowledge and agree that TheChefShops.com may preserve or disclose your content, as well as your information, such as e-mail addresses, IP addresses, timestamps, and other user information, if required by law.
10. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
Content displayed on or through the service is protected by copyright as a collective work an/or compilation, pursuant to copyright laws, and international conventions. Any reproduction, modification, creation of derivative works from or the redistribution of the site or the collective work, and/or copying or reproducing the site or any portion thereof to any other server or location for reproduction or redistribution is prohibited without the written consent of TheChefShops.com You also agree not to reproduce, duplicate or copy content from the service without written consent of TheChefShops.com and agree to abide by any and all copyright notices displayed on the service. TheChefShops.com does not claim ownership of content that its users post, by posting content to any public area of the service, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant to TheChefShops.com an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, display, and distribute said content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works. By posting content to any public area of the service, you automatically grant TheChefShops.comall rights necessary to prohibit any subsequent aggregation, display, copying duplication, reproduction, or exploitation of the content on the service by any party for any purpose.
11) DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
You agree that use of the TheChefShops.com site and the service is entirely at your own risk. The site and the service are provided on an “as-is” basis, without any warranties of any kind. All express and implied warranties, including without limitations, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary expressly disclaimed to the fullest extent permitted by law. TheChefShops.com disclaims any warranties for the security, liability, timeliness, accuracy, and performance of the site and the service. To the fullest extent permitted by law, TheChefShops.com disclaims any warranties for other services or goods received through or advertised on the site or service, or accessed through any of the links on the site. To the fullest extent permitted by law, TheChefShops.com disclaims any warranties for viruses or other harmful components in connection with the site or service.
12) LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
Under no circumstances shall we be liable for direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, even if thechefshops.com has been advised of the possibility of such damages, resulting from any aspect of your use of the site or the service, whether the damages arise from use or misuse of the site or service, from inability to use the site or the service or the interruption, suspension, modification, alteration, or termination of the site or service. Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages incurred by reason of other services or products received through or advertised in connection with the site or the service or any links on the site, as well as by reason of any information or advice received through or advertised in connection with the site or service or any links on the site. These limitations shall apply to the fullest extent of the law.