Terms & Conditions

Effective as of January 1, 2018

Please read these terms and conditions carefully as they contain important information regarding your use of this website and your legal rights, remedies and obligations. By accessing or using this Website, you signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. Lafia reserves the Right to update or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice. We encourage you to review these Terms and Conditions when visiting this Website.

 

GENERAL

This Website is owned and operated by Lafia. This Website is provided “as is” and is accessed and used by you at your own risk. Although reasonable efforts are used to ensure that the Website is current and contains no errors or inaccuracies, Lafia makes no representation, warranties or guarantees that the information, content or materials included in this Website will be error free or completely accurate at all times, or at any time.

 

CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE 

(A) License - When You, the user (referred to alternatively herein as "You", "Your" and "Yourself"), use the Website, Lafia grants a limited revocable license to You to use the Website solely on behalf of Yourself or Your organization or company for personal, non-commercial use and solely in compliance with these Terms and Conditions of Use. You may download or copy the contents and other downloadable materials displayed on the Website 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. This license expressly prohibits You, without limitation, from reselling the Website or any portion thereof or the services offered by Lafia, making any derivative work of the Website, collecting or using e-mail addresses or other information, ratings or listings, or extracting or mining any data whatsoever. You may use this Website for legitimate informational and shopping purposes only. You may not harm the Website in any way or otherwise use the Website in any improper manner, harming the functionality of the Website.

(B) Accounts and Passwords - In the event that You create an account and/or purchase product through this Website, You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about Yourself as prompted by the registration form. If You provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or Lafia suspects, for any reason, that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Lafia, in its sole discretion, has the right to suspend or terminate Your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Website by You. You will create a password and account designation upon completing the registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under Your password or account. You agree to (i) immediately notify Lafia of any unauthorized use of Your password or account or any other breach of security, and (ii) ensure that You exit from Your account at the end of each session. Lafia will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from Your failure to comply with this paragraph.

(C) Links to Third Party Websites - This website may contain links to other websites. All such other websites are independent from this website and from Lafia and are solely provided as a convenience to You. Lafia has no control over and expressly disclaims any liability for such websites or their contents. The provision of any link does not constitute an endorsement of such linked website by Lafia. Any transactions that take place between you and the third party are directly with the third party and Lafia will not be held responsible for any loss or damage that you may incur as a consequence thereto. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

(D) Description of Goods – Lafia takes great care in ensuring the content and advertising is accurate, errors and/or inaccuracies may occur. Lafia may correct any errors or inaccuracies and change or update information on the website at anytime without notice including pricing and availability. Lafia will not be held liable or responsible for any such inaccuracies, errors, changes and/or updates.

All measures and weights of gold, diamonds and precious stones are approximates. These measurements will vary due to the handcrafted nature of Lafia’s products. Measurements and stone weight will vary based on Your personal information provided when ordering, ring sizes and custom orders. Lafia will not be held liable or responsible for any inaccuracies, errors and changes.

(E) Materials (Gold, Diamonds, and Colour) – Lafia makes every effort to display as accurately as possible the descriptions and images of its products that appear on the Website. Lafia cannot guarantee that Your device’s display of any colour will be accurate. Actual colours will depend on Your device’s display. Lafia makes every effort to accurately display the colour of its products.

(F) Pricing – Lafia makes every effort to display as accurately as possible the descriptions and pricing of its products that appear on the Website. Lafia strives to provide accurate product and pricing information, pricing and typographical errors may occur. In the event an error has occurred, Lafia will contact you within 2 business days, and in its sole discretion may cancel any orders placed. You may, by email, confirm the purchase at the confirmed price. Prices are subject to change without notice.

(G) Accepting Your Order – Lafia will verify by email all personalized or custom orders. Lafia reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to refuse or cancel any order for any reason. Your order may be cancelled for inaccuracies or errors in product information, or problems identified as part of credit and fraud avoidance. Lafia may require additional verification or information before accepting any order. In order to protect You and Lafia from fraudulent transactions, Lafia may provide your transaction related information to a reputable third party to perform an address verification to ensure the “bill to” address You provided matched the credit card address. Lafia also reserves the right to cancel any orders and will provide You with notice. If Your credit card was charged, and Lafia has cancelled Your order, Lafia will issue a credit to Your card in the amount of the charge.

(H) Shipment of Your Order – Items ordered through Lafia are shipped with FedEx and require a signature. A street address is required; delivery cannot be made to a P.O. Box. Your order will take approximately 3-4 weeks for delivery as all orders are crafted when payment has been received in full. You will receive confirmation by email that your order has shipped with a FedEx tracking number for your reference. Lafia ships worldwide with FedEx. 

(I) Taxes & Duties – When purchasing within Canada taxes applicable within your province will be charged at checkout. Lafia is not responsible for international taxes and duties for purchases outside of Canada. Such costs will be Your sole responsibility upon arrival of Your order to the destination country.

(J) Lafia Privacy Policy – The Privacy Policy for this Website is incorporated in these Terms and Conditions as if set forth fully herein and constitute the agreement between You and Lafia pertaining to use of this Website.

(K) Limitation of Liability – Lafia nor its respective directors, employees, agents and representatives and their successors or assigns will be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages arising directly or indirectly from any use of this Website, the inability to use this Website, the information contained on the Website, products available or purchased through the Website, or transactions conducted at the Website, or on any other Website linked to this Website or the content. Lafia assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable, for any damages to, any hardware, software or technical malfunctions, any viruses affecting your computer equipment or other property on account of access or use of this Website.

(L) Governing Law - This Website is controlled by Lafia within Ontario, Canada. You agree that (i) all matters relating to access to, use of, or purchase through this website will be governed by the laws of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable to Ontario; (ii) the courts of Ontario have jurisdiction; (iii) the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods will not apply; and (iv) you are responsible for complying with local laws.

(M) Security of this Website - You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Website, including, without limitation: (i) accessing data not intended for Your use or logging onto a server or an account that You are not authorized to access; (ii) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (iii) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, by submitting a virus to the Website, overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing;" (iv) sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; or (v) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting. Actual or attempted unauthorized use of the Website or violations of system or network security may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution. For Your protection, Lafia reserves the right to view, monitor, and record activity on the Website without notice and without permission from You. Any information obtained by monitoring, reviewing, or recording is subject to review by law enforcement organizations in connection with investigation or prosecution of possible criminal activity on the Website. You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Website or any activity being conducted on this Website. You also agree not to use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Website other than the search engine and search agents available from Lafia on this Website or from generally available third party web browsers.

(N) Termination of Use – If Lafia determines, in it sole discretion, that you are in violation of any provisions of the Terms and Conditions, Lafia may terminate Your right to use this Website without notice. You will no longer be authorized to access this Website. Any material copied or downloaded, and the disclaimers and limitations of liability as set forth on this Website shall survive the termination of Your use.

(O) Communications – If you wish to communicate with Lafia, share feedback, have questions, or customer service issues, please contact us by email concierge@lafiajewellery.com.