AfriArts.com

Privacy Policy

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Overview

Thank you for visiting AfriArts.com (the "Web Site") and reviewing our Privacy Policy. Your privacy is important to us, and our policy is simple: we will collect no personally identifiable information about you when you visit the Web Site unless you choose to provide that information. This Privacy Policy does not describe information collection practices on other sites, including those linked to or from the Web Site.

This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for www.AfriArts.com.

Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, we will notify you of:

  1. What personally identifiable information of yours or third party personally identification is collected from you through the web site
  2. The organization collecting the information
  3. How the information is used
  4. With whom the information may be shared
  5. What choices are available to you regarding collection, use and distribution of the information
  6. The kind of security procedures that are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under AfriArts's control
  7. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information

If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should contact our customer service department by email at service @ AfriArts.com. AfriArts wholeheartedly respects your privacy. The sole owner of all personal information collected at this site is AfriArts, and AfriArts will NEVER rent or sell your personal information to any third party. The information collected and stored by AfriArts includes your name, address, telephone number, and email address.  Credit card information is sent directly to our payment processor through thier secure server, and that is where it is safely held. Because our payment processors collects personal information through a secure server that features the latest encryption technology, you can be assured that none of your information will be viewed by anyone outside of their domian. Furthermore, all shipping labels are pre-printed at AfriArts's regional offices, so none of your personal information is held or stored by any of the shipping companies that are used to deliver AfriArts's orders.

 

The information you provide to AfriArts will only be used to process your order. Unless there is a problem with your order or you have opted to receive the AfriArts Journal by email, you will not be contacted by AfriArts. If you do opt to receive the AfriArts Journal but later change your mind, you can request to be removed from our list by simply emailing us at remove @ AfriArts.com. You may also update or change the personal information AfriArts has collected by sending an email to service @ AfriArts.com.  Should there be any changes to AfriArts's Privacy Guarantee, all affected users will immediately be notified by email and all relevant changes will be posted to this portion of the site.

 

While you are shopping, AfriArts uses cookies to keep track of the items that you have placed in your shopping cart. Cookies are bits of information that allow AfriArts's server to associate you with the specific products that you have added to your shopping cart. If your cookies are turned off, you will not be able to shop online with AfriArts as the system will fail to associate you with any items that you have added to your cart. However, you may still place your order by telephone. We recommend that you turn your cookies on while shopping at AfriArts, as this will allow for a much more enjoyable and worry-free shopping experience. 

AfriArts does not knowingly collect any personal information from children.


Copyrights & Disclaimers

Restrictions on the Use of the Materials in Our Web Site: The AfriArts website and all of its content are copyrighted materials, protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of content on our website is the exclusive property of AfriArts  and may not be used for any purpose other than browsing, shopping, and using the information provided for your own private use and entertainment. Additionally, the AfriArts name and logos are trademarks of AfriArts. Note that any product, process or technology described in the website may be the subject of other intellectual property rights reserved by AfriArts, and are not licensed herein.

You agree not to copy, reproduce, or modify any part of AfriArts.com. This restriction includes copying, reproducing, or modifying any names, trademarks and logos which AfriArts owns or has the right to use.

 

The materials found on the Web Site are protected by United States, Canada and other copyright laws, except for works of the United States Government pursuant to 1 U.S.C. Section 105. The selection, arrangement and presentation of all materials (including information in the public domain), and the overall design of the Web Site are copyright © April 1, 2010, AfriArts.com. Permission is granted to view and print materials from AfriArts.com for the non-commercial purpose of viewing, reading and retaining for reference. Any other copying, distribution, retransmission or modification of information or materials on this site, whether in electronic or hard copy form, without the express prior written permission of AfriArts.com, is strictly prohibited.

 

Site material, including pictures, product descriptions, site features, and artist biographies, may be downloaded onto one computer or printed out for personal, non-commercial use only, provided copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices are not changed or deleted and, in the case of printing, that reproduction is not done in large quantities (defined as ten or more copies of a particular image, description, or biography). Any modification of the materials on our website or use of them for any other purpose will violate our intellectual property rights.

Everything you download--the software, images, and data--remains our property. We retain full and complete title to the software and to all associated intellectual property rights. Site material may not be redistributed or sold, nor may it be reverse-engineered, disassembled, or otherwise converted to any other form.

 

Artist Copyrights: All digital images contained in this website are under license by AfriArts and are available to any person for the express purpose of viewing the website. No image or portion of any image may be reused without the express written consent of AfriArts and the individual artist. All physical artworks are owned solely by the individual artists and are subject to United States and international copyright laws. No artwork may be reproduced or replicated in part or in its totality without the express written consent of AfriArts and the individual artist.


Trademarks
Our logo and website contents (is/are) trademarks or service marks of AfriArts.com

No Warranties
AFRIARTS.COM DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS, ANY PRODUCTS, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE WEB SITE, OR ANY SITES LISTED THEREIN, AND THE WEB SITE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY COST OR DAMAGE ARISING EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY SUCH TRANSACTION. THE WEB SITE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT IT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN IT WILL BE CORRECTED. THE WEB SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS.

IN NO EVENT WILL THE WEB SITE OR ITS MEMBERS, MANAGERS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND THE ASSIGNS OF SAME BE LIABLE FOR (1) ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS OR ANY INFORMATION, OR TRANSACTIONS PROVIDED ON THE WEB SITE OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEB SITE, EVEN IF THE WEB SITE OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR (2) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS AND/OR LISTINGS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED THROUGH THE WEB SITE. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE WEB SITE'S LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Web Site and its members, managers, officers, employees, agents and the assigns of same, from and against any and all loss, costs, expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees and expenses), claims, damages and liabilities related to or associated with your use of the Web Site and any violation of this Privacy Policy by you.

Governing Law & Jurisdiction
This Privacy Policy constitutes a contract made under and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the international laws as well as laws of the United States and Canada.

Last Update
This Privacy Policy was last updated on April 1, 2012.

 

 
We use the preferred methods for handling the problem of transferring personal data securely over the Internet. When you fill out the order form and press the "submit secure order" button, the information you entered is passed along a "secure socket layer", or SSL, where the information is encrypted to reach our server computer.

Services we Offer

To guarantee that our customer receive the best value for their money AfriArts.com uses standard post to deliver our products. We also take care of the cost of all insurance to protect our customers purchases.

Items ordered together will not necessarily be shipped together. If any item is not in stock, we will notify you as quickly as we can and ask you whether you would like to backorder or cancel.

 

Every effort has been made to offer our customers with detail and close-up shots of items, so that you can have a better view and idea of what the item(s) really look like. We do recognize, however, that pictures are not the same as personal or physical touch, feel or view. As a result, AfriArts.com offers an unconditional guarantee of satisfaction.

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