Welcome to Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club. Before you use the Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club Web Site (the “Site”), please read the following basic terms that govern your use of the Site. By using the Site, you agree to follow and be bound by these terms (the “Agreement”).
We may from time to time change the rules that govern your use of the Site. Your use of the Site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the rules as changed. We may change, move or delete portions of, or may add to, the Site from time to time including, but not limited to, content and equipment and/or software needed for access or use.
COPYRIGHTS, TRADEMARKS AND OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Unless otherwise noted, all materials, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, and other written materials that are part of the Site are copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club. The Site as a whole is protected by copyright and trade dress, all worldwide rights, titles and interests in and to which are owned by Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club.
All other trademarks, service marks, product names and company names or logos appearing on the Site are the property of their respective owners. Any use of such trademarks, service marks, product names and company names or logos, including the reproduction, modification, distribution or republication of same without the prior written permission of the owner of same, is strictly prohibited.
The materials on the Site, and the Site as a whole, are intended solely for personal, noncommercial use. You may download or copy the downloadable materials displayed on the Site for your personal use only. No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials or software is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading or copying. You may not reproduce (except as noted above), publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of, or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the materials on the Site, the Site as a whole, or any related software without the prior written permission of Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club. Further, you may not frame any of the content, deep-link to the Site, trespass or scrape the Site with automated agents without prior written permission of Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club.
USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
All comments, feedback, suggestions, ideas and other submissions disclosed, submitted or offered to Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club or otherwise disclosed, submitted or offered in connection with your use of the Site shall be and remain Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club’s property. Such disclosure, submission or offer shall constitute an assignment to Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in such comments, feedback, suggestions, ideas and other submissions.
DUTIES, TAXES AND LICENSES
All duties, taxes and licenses incurred while shopping at Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club are the sole responsibility of the customer. Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club cannot be held responsible (nor vouch) for any orders with pending taxes, duties or licenses.
SURGEON GENERAL WARNING
Cigar smoking is not a safe alternative to cigarettes. Cigar smoking can cause lung cancer and heart disease. Cigar smoking can cause cancers of the mouth and throat, even if you do not inhale. Cigar smoking increases the risk of infertility, stillbirth and low birth weight. Cigars contain and produce chemicals known to The State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and other reproductive harm.
Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club will not sell products to anyone under the age of 21, nor will it sell cigarettes. Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club cannot be held responsible for minors purchasing products with a guardian credit card. By using the Site, you agree that you are at least 21 years of age.
ANCILLARY COMPUTER EQUIPMENT AND SERVICES
You are responsible for and must provide all computer, telephone and other equipment and services necessary to access the Site. In addition, you are responsible for any access charges incurred through on-line services, telephone companies, or Internet service providers used in obtaining access to the Site.
You shall use Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club for lawful purposes only. You shall not transmit through Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club any material which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to refuse to produce goods and/or to terminate your access to Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club for any breach of this provision or any other provision of this Agreement.
WARRANTY/DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USE OF OUR SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITE IS NOT WARRANTED TO BE ERROR FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, AND THERE IS NO WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS OBTAINED THROUGH USE OF THE SITE. THIS SITE AND ALL CONTENTS OF THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK, THAT YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ALL COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ALL NECESSARY SERVICING OR REPAIRS OF ANY EQUIPMENT YOU USE IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE, AND THAT CIGAR & SPIRITS TASTING CLUB SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE.
Our liability to you, if any, shall not exceed the total of the invoice for services and products provided on the transaction in dispute. We shall not be liable for indirect, incidental, consequential, reliance or special damages for harm to business, lost profits, lost savings or lost revenues, whether or not we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. We shall not be liable for any damage that you may suffer arising out of use, or inability to use, the services or products provided hereunder unless such damage is a caused intentional act of Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club. We shall not be liable for unauthorized access by third parties to your transmission facilities, premises or equipment or for unauthorized access to or alteration, theft, loss or destruction of users network, systems, applications, data files, programs, procedures, or information through accident, fraudulent means or devices, or any other method. These limitations of liability shall apply regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, warranty, strict liability or tort, and shall survive failure of an exclusive remedy. The provisions of this paragraph will survive any sale completed with you and any change or elimination of this Agreement and/or the Site.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club Parties against all damages, claims, liability, costs, and expenses, including but not limited to reasonable attorneys fees, arising out of violation of any of the provisions of this Agreement by you or anyone accessing Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club under your account.
The Site is created and controlled by Cigar & Spirits Tasting Club, Inc. in the State of California. The laws of the State of California will govern all terms, conditions and disclaimers on the Site, including this Agreement, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws.
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g., to ship an order.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number provided on our website:
- See what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (e.g., billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers on which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
Notification of Changes
We request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (such as your name and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we’ll use this information to contact you.
We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site, identify repeat visitors to our site, and facilitate the features of the site. For instance, a cookie is necessary when customers use our shopping cart; it allows our website to remember what is in your cart and to allow you to place an order for it. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users and repeat visitors to our site to enhance their experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
“Do Not Track” Requests
Some web browser programs allow you to select an option that sends a “do not track” request to the sites you visit. This technology is still evolving and at this time we do not have any technology in place to respond to such requests.
We use outside companies to ship orders, and a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes beyond filling your order.
Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time, we may request information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.