Terms and Conditions



Terms of Use

Welcome to our web site. At Shoezine.com, we always appreciate your business. Shoezine.com, Inc. provides services to you subject to the terms and conditions included in this Terms of Use and other customer service pages which we have prepared to help make your shopping experience with Shoezine as enjoyable and problem-free as possible. Please read them carefully. By visiting or using this web site or any other Shoezine web site or service, you acknowledge that you have read and understood, and agree to be bound by, these Terms of Use. You also agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including United States Copyright and Trademark laws. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use the Shoezine web site.

100% Safe Purchase Guarantee

SHOEZINE.COM protects you while you shop here so that you never have to worry about credit card safety. Our secure server employs the safest and most secure technology available. When you shop at SHOEZINE.COM you will be one of our many customers who have safely shopped with us without credit card fraud. There have been no reports of loss since we started sales on the internet.

THIS IS A SECURE SITE. Before any private information is sent to SHOEZINE.COM, you will be transferred to our SECURE SERVER (Authorize.net) or (PayPal) to ensure your transaction is safe & secure. Our secure server software (SSL) is the industry standard and among the best software available today for secure commerce transactions. It encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read as the information travels over the Internet.

We guarantee that every transaction you make here will be 100% safe. This means you pay nothing if unauthorized charges are made to your card as a result of shopping with us.

Under the Fair Credit Billing Act, your bank cannot hold you liable for more than $50.00 of fraudulent charges. If your bank does hold you liable for any of this $50.00, due to a fraudulent transaction in SHOEZINE.COM we will cover the entire liability for you, up to the full $50.00. SHOEZINE.COM will cover this liability only if the unauthorized use of your credit card resulted through no fault of your own from purchases made at the SHOEZINE.COM website while using the secure server. In the event of unauthorized use of your credit card, you must notify your credit card provider in accordance with its reporting rules and procedures.

100% SAFE • 100% SECURE • GUARANTEED!

To further protect our valuable customers, all paperwork which contains personal information is kept in a secure filing cabinet on our premises and is shredded upon disposal to protect you and keep your information from unauthorized parties. Your information is never shared with any outside parties. We care about you and your privacy.

PRIVACY

Please review Shoezine's Privacy Policy, which also applies to your visit to and use of Shoezine.com.

OWNERSHIP AND COPYRIGHT

Shoezine.com web site is owned and operated by Shoezine. Unless otherwise noted, all design and content included on this web site, including text, graphics, logos, icons, images, artwork, audio and video clips and software is the property of Shoezine (or is used under license to Shoezine) and is protected by United States and international copyright laws.

TRADEMARKS

SHOEZINE, SHOEZINE.COM, and other marks indicated on Shoezine's web site are trademarks and/or service marks of Shoezine. Other graphics, logos, headers, icons, scripts and service names are also trademarks or trade dress of Shoezine. Shoezine's trademarks, service marks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not Shoezine's, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion of customers or potential customers, or in any manner that harms or discredits Shoezine. All other trademarks related to the products sold on this web site are the sole property of their respective owners. Nothing on this web site or in these Terms of Use should be construed as any license or right to use any trademarks or service marks displayed on the web site without the express written permission of Shoezine or the trademark or service mark owner. Neither the names "Shoezine.com" or "Shoezine" nor Shoezine's logos may be used for any purpose without Shoezine's prior written consent. Shoezine's logos may not be used as a "hot" link to any other web site without Shoezine's prior written consent.

USE OF WEB SITE

Shoezine's web site(s) and content are intended solely for personal and non commercial use by visitors and on-line shoppers. Any use of the Shoezine web site or its content other than for personal and non-commercial purposes is prohibited. You agree not to reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, modify, create derivative works from, or commercially exploit in any way any of the content of any Shoezine web site. However, you may download, electronically copy and print any of the content of a Shoezine web site for your personal, non-commercial use only. This is a revocable license, not a transfer of title, and is subject to the restrictions that you may not (a) modify the content or use it for any commercial purpose, or any public display, performance, sale or rental, (b) decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble the content, or (c) remove any copyright, trademark registration, or other proprietary notices from the content. You further agree not to access or use the Shoezine web site in any manner that may be harmful to the operation of the web site or its content.

YOUR ACCOUNT

If you access or use any Shoezine web site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to be responsible for all activities that occur under your account or password. Shoezine does sell products for children, but only sells them to adults who can purchase with a credit card. If you are under 18 years old, you may use Shoezine.com only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. Shoezine reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content or cancel orders in its sole discretion.

COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS

If you would like to provide feedback about the Shoezine.com web site, or recommend a way we can improve your buying experience, please click here. In addition, we offer the Shoezine.com Safe Purchase Guarantee to ensure your comfort when buying on a Shoezine.com web site.

We appreciate hearing from our customers and welcome your comments and suggestions regarding Shoezine's web site(s) and the products offered for sale by Shoezine, provided that such comments and suggestions are not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringements of intellectual property rights or otherwise objectionable or injurious to third parties and do not contain or consist of viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any form of "spam." You may not use a false email address, impersonate any person, or otherwise mislead us as to the origin of any comment or suggestion. If you do submit comments or suggestions, you should be aware that Shoezine's policies do not permit us to accept or consider creative ideas, suggestions, inventions or materials other than those that we have specifically requested. Shoezine values your feedback on our products and our service but requests that you be specific in your comments and not submit creative ideas, inventions, suggestions or materials. Any feedback, comments or suggestions that you do send to Shoezine will become the property of Shoezine and shall not be subject to any obligation of confidentiality on the part of Shoezine. Shoezine shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any such feedback, comments or suggestions. Shoezine shall be entitled to unrestricted use of any such feedback, comments or suggestions for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to you or any other person who submitted the information.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS

Shoezine makes all reasonable efforts to display the products listed for sale on its web site(s) as accurately as possible. However, the colors we use, as well as the display and color capabilities of your computer monitor, will affect the colors that you actually see on your screen. Shoezine cannot guarantee that your monitor's display of any product color, texture or detail will be accurate. In addition, Shoezine does not warrant that product descriptions or other content are accurate, complete, reliable current or error free. If a product offered by Shoezine is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.

OTHER SITES

Shoezine's web site(s) contain links to web sites that are not maintained by Shoezine. We try to include links to only those web sites that are in good taste and safe for our visitors, but we are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any web sites other than our own and cannot guarantee that such web sites will not change without our knowledge. The inclusion of a link in this web site does not imply Shoezine's endorsement of the web site. If you decide to use any links to access other web sites, you do so at your own risk.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION PROVIDED BY SHOEZINE ON ANY OF ITS WEB SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. SHOEZINE MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF ITS WEB SITE(S) OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON ITS WEB SITE(S). YOU AGREE THAT YOUR ACESS TO, AND USE OF ALL SHOEZINE WEB SITES(S) IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, SHOEZINE DISLCAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SHOEZINE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ITS WEBSITE(S), ITS SERVERS, OR EMAIL SENT FROM SHOEZINE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. SHOEZINE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure or performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, act of God, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. You also specifically acknowledge that Shoezine is not liable for your defamatory, offensive, infringing or illegal materials or conduct or that of third parties.

The law of certain states may not allow limitations on warranties or damages as described above. If such law applies to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions or warranties may not apply to you and you may have additional rights. However, in no event shall Shoezine's aggregate liability to you for all claims, damages, losses, and causes of action exceed the amount paid to Shoezine by you for accessing Shoezine's web site(s).

INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Shoezine and its officers, directors, stockholders, affiliates, employees and agents from and against any claims, actions, or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising from your use of any Shoezine web site or your breach of these Terms of Use.

APPLICABLE LAW

By visiting Shoezine's web site(s), you agree that the law of The State of Florida, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, shall govern these Terms of Use and any dispute that may arise between you and Shoezine. If any court of competent jurisdiction determines that any provision, or any portion thereof, contained in these Terms of Use is unenforceable in any respect, such provision shall be deemed limited to the extent that such court deems it enforceable, and as so limited shall remain in full force and effect. If such court shall deem any such provision, or portion thereof, wholly unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use shall nevertheless remain in full force and effect. These Terms of Use, together with the Privacy Policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and Shoezine relating to your access to and use of Shoezine's web site(s).

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Any dispute arising with respect to this Agreement shall be resolved by negotiation between the parties or, if necessary, by resort to an appropriate federal or state court located in Miami, FL.

MODIFICATIONS

Shoezine reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms of Use at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes. You agree that each time you visit any Shoezine web site, your visit to and use of such web site will be subject to and bound by the then current version of these Terms of Use.

Shoezine's web site(s) are operated by Shoezine.com, Inc. from its offices in Miami, Florida. Shoezine makes no representations that the contents of any of its web site(s) are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Visitors who choose to access any Shoezine web site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local law. Once again, we thank you for your interest in Shoezine. We hope that your experience at any Shoezine web site is enjoyable.