Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Welcome to Books 4 Dozens .  By accessing Books 4 Dozens, you agree to the provisions outlined in this legally binding Terms of Use (“TOU”) agreement. This policy is effective as of July, 2016.

Using Books 4 Dozens

  • 1 SCOPE OF AGREEMENT

    The usage of Books 4 Dozens  is bound by the TOU. Failure to comply with any of the stipulated terms in this agreement may result in the suspension or termination of your account, and in some instances legal actions if required.

     

  • 2 OBJECT OF AGREEMENT, RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES
    • 2.1 The Books 4 Dozens website is an internet platform where users can publish and  promote their books . Users are solely held responsible for the content they submit on Books 4 Dozens, as well as any consequences that arise from doing so.
    • 2.2 Books 4 Dozens is not involved in any transaction, contract and/or arrangement that might occur between and among users and third parties. The conclusion of such transactions, contracts and/or arrangements remain the business of the users and the third party.

 

  • 3 USER INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION, PURPOSE OF ADVERTISEMENT(S)
    • 3.1 The usage of Books 4 Dozens services is essentially available for everyone. A user registers on Books 4 Dozens by filling out the provided online registration form, and by doing so swears that the information provided is accurate and true. The registration progress is complete when the account becomes active.
    • 3.2 The user may resign from this agreement at any time. Sending an email to the Customer Support Team through the contact form should suffice. Books 4 Dozens reserves the right to a grace period of 14 days before terminating the agreement. Blocking an account remains the right of Books 4 Dozens, as stated in clause 4.3.
      • 3.3 An entry on Books 4 Dozens, referring to a listing , can only materialize/be published online via the following methods:
      • • Books 4 Dozens confirms the entry through an email, or
      • • Books 4 Dozens implements the entry and publishes it online.
    • 3.4 Books 4 Dozens  reserves the right to refuse a user’s  listing entry under certain circumstances. This applies when the content of a  listing goes against this agreement, violates laws and local authority regulations, contravenes good intentions, morals and customs or when Books 4 Dozens  is used for unsuitable purposes.
    • 3.5 Books 4 Dozens reserves the right to delete the accounts of non-registered users as well as registered users whose account(s) has/have been inactive for the past 6 months.

 

  • 4 ACCOUNTABILITY FOR ADVERTISING CONTENT AND TRUTHFULLY-SWORN STATEMENTS/INFORMATION
    • 4.1 The user is legally and solely responsible for the content of the advertisement(s) placed on the Books 4 Dozens website. The user is obliged to provide complete, true and certified correct information about their person, contact details, business details (if applicable) and must provide sufficient descriptions in regard to the Book  being listed. The user agrees to place their book under the correct category within the website. Books 4 Dozens reserves the right to move advertisements to a more appropriate category. The user is obliged to comply with the Books 4 Dozens  TOU and is expected to adhere to these terms when interacting with other Books 4 Dozens  users. The placement of duplicate/similar  listings  on the website is prohibited.
    • 4.2 The user is not allowed to post content on the Books 4 Dozens website that breaches this agreement, applicable rights and/or third party rights.
      Prohibitions for the Books 4 Dozens  user include:

      • • Violating the law
      • • Violating the rights of the third party
      • • Spamming and posting chain letters
      • • Using virus(es) and other technical items that may cause damage to Books 4 Dozens or the interest of the users of  Books 4 Dozens
      • • Causing excessive burden on the Books 4 Dozens infrastructure and the smooth running operations of the Books 4 Dozens website
      • • Copying, duplicating, modifying or distributing the content of other listings
      • • Collecting information from other users such as email addresses from the site itself, or from other users without the approval of the user
      • • Bypassing measures that serve to limit and/or prevent access to Books 4 Dozens
      • • Content that is abusive, libelous, defamatory, that promotes or incites violence, terrorism, illegal acts, or hatred on the grounds of race, ethnicity, cultural identity, religious belief, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation or is otherwise objectionable in Books 4 Dozen’s reasonable discretion.
    • 4.3 Books 4 Dozens has the right to block, delete or freeze listings, accounts or memberships that are deemed to contain prohibited content (refer to 4.2). Books 4 Dozens also has the right to warn the user and freeze their account for a certain period of time or permanently and to resign from the agreement/contract. In this process Books 4 Dozens gives due respect to the legitimate interest of the user. Users’ claims, e.g. for reimbursement for already paid items/services will not be honored when the Prohibited Content Policy is breached.

 

  • 5 INDEMNIFICATION/EXEMPTIONS

    Books 4 Dozens users are obliged to release Books 4 Dozens from any claims or lawsuits brought forward by other Books 4 Dozens users or third parties who have been in any way affected by an advertisement’s content.Books 4 Dozens users must shoulder any costs/claims arising from lawsuits directed at Books 4 Dozens, including all legal and juridical costs.

     

  • 6 DUES/FEES
    • 6.1 The usage of the Books 4 Dozens website is essentially free of charge. However, Books 4 Dozens reserves the right to charge fees for special services and site features as well as the publication of listings under specific/certain categories on the site or for additional promotional features.
    • 6.2 All fees shall be reflected and charged in the respective currency for each country. Books 4 Dozens reserves the right to charge in other currencies for technical reasons.
    • 6.3 Each and every fee shall be due for immediate payment and shall be paid for/settled using the different methods of payment offered on the website. Costs that may arise from aborting the payment collection shall be shouldered by the user and not Books 4 Dozens.
    • 6.4 In the event of delayed payments for these services, Books 4 Dozens  reserves the right to suspend the execution of the said service(s) and restrict the access of the user until the amount due has been paid.
    • 6.5 Books 4 Dozens  reserves the right to change/modify the fees for services associated with premium features on the website without prior notice.

 

  • 7 ADVERTISEMENTS WITH PREMIUM FEATURES

    Books 4 Dozens users may purchase premium features for their books . Should the user choose to delete the advertisement before the purchased time frame has lapsed, this revokes the right of the user to retain or reuse the rest of the “unused” purchased time. Books 4 Dozens does not reimburse the user for any portion of a discounted premium feature/service.

     

  • 8 PUBLICATION OF ONLINE ADVERTISEMENT(S) ON RELATED INTERNET PLATFORMS OWNED BY Books 4 Dozens

    Books 4 Dozens reserves the right to republish advertisement(s) on Books 4 Dozens and on other websites owned by Books 4 Dozens.

     

  • 9 MODIFICATION OF ADVERTISEMENT CONTENT
    • 9.1 The Books 4 Dozens user may at any time modify or delete their listing.
    • 9.2 The Books 4 Dozens user has the right to demand the removal or deletion of the user’s own ads from the website. Books 4 Dozens shall be ready to comply with this request immediately. However due to technical reasons, this usually takes a period of up to 24 hours.

 

  • 10 LIABILITY LIMITATIONS
    • 10.1 The user agrees not to hold Books 4 Dozens responsible for things other users post or do. As most of the content on Books 4 Dozens comes from other users, Books 4 Dozens does not guarantee the accuracy of postings, user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what’s offered. Continuous or secure access to Books 4 Dozen’s services cannot be guaranteed. To the extent legally permitted Books 4 Dozens expressly disclaims all warranties, representations and conditions, express or implied, including those of quality, merchantability, merchantable quality, durability, fitness for a particular purpose and those arising by statute. Books 4 Dozens is not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising from the usage of the Books 4 Dozens  website, even if Books 4 Dozens  has been advised or could have reasonably forseen the possibility of any such damage occurring. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to the user.
    • 10.2 Despite the previous paragraph, if Books 4 Dozens is found to be liable, the liability to the user or any third party (whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability in tort, by statute or otherwise) is limited to the greater of (a) the total fees the user paid to Books 4 Dozens in the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to liability, or (b) 100 Euros.

 

  • 11 MISCELLANEOUS
    • 11.1 The transfer of rights and obligations of Books 4 Dozens users to third parties requires the approval of Books 4 Dozens.
    • 11.2 The disclosure of login details and passwords to third parties, including Books 4 Dozens users, is prohibited.
    • 11.3 The legal relationship between Books 4 Dozens and the Books 4 Dozens user is subject to the rights of the Federal Republic of Germany to the/with the exclusion of the UN consumer rights (CISG) and conflicts to the provisions of German rights.
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