Terms Of Use

TERM OF USE(updated March 3, 2013)
Please also visit our Privacy Policy section for information explaining the information we collect and how we use it.
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE.
Welcome to Columbia Fasteners LLC. While you visit our website we notify you to accept the terms and conditions, once you accept it we will give you time to time updates associated with our website. Your use of the site aggregates your agreement with the followed conditions and we reserve the right to alter these conditions at any time. We post the updates or any customizations here. You are advised to check this section periodically to be alert of any changes made. your continued use of this site shall be considered as your agreement to any modifications and changes conditions. If you do not agree with this agreement, then we request you to opt out this website.
Intellectual Property: All materials, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, written and other materials that appear on the website and a part of it is approved with copyrights, trademark, trade dress, hence use of intellectual properties owned and licensed by Columbia Fasteners, without permission is counted as cybercrime.
Privacy: Our Privacy Policy describes the collection and use of information on the Site.
Site Transactions: We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, can limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order, whether or not the order has been confirmed, for any or no reason, and without liability to you or anyone else. These restrictions may include orders placed under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. In the event we make a change or cancel an order, we will attempt to notify you by contacting the e-mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors. If your payment method has already been charged for an order that is later canceled, Columbia Fasteners shall issue you a refund.
User Generated Content:
1. Generally
By posting, distributing, sending or displaying any comment, message (including email), data, information, text, music, sound, photos, graphics, or other content (the "User Generated Content") to the Site, you (A) grant, and represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Columbia Fasteners a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, fully paid and sublicense able right to use, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works, and publicly display and perform, the User Generated Content throughout the world; (B) grant Columbia Fasteners and its affiliates and sublicenses the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such User Generated Content; and (C) represent and warrant that (i) you own and control all of the rights to the User Generated Content that you post or otherwise distribute, or you otherwise have the lawful right to post and distribute such User Generated Content to through the Site; (ii) such User Generated Content is accurate and not misleading; (iii) use and posting or other transmissions of such User Generated Content does not violate these Conditions and will not violate any rights of, or cause injury to, any person or entity. You further grant Columbia Fasteners the right to pursue at law any person or entity that violates your or Columbia Fasteners’ rights in the User Generated Content by a breach of any of these Conditions.
User Generated Content submitted by users is deemed non-confidential and Columbia Fasteners is under no obligation to treat such User Generated Content as proprietary information. Without limiting the foregoing, Columbia Fasteners reserves the right to use the User Generated Content as it deems appropriate, including, without limitation, deleting, editing, modifying, rejecting, or refusing to post it. Columbia Fasteners is under no obligation to offer you any payment for User Generated Content or to attribute authorship of User Generated Content. Nonetheless, it is determined that you retain moral rights (including rights of attribution or integrity) in the User Generated Content, you hereby agree that (A) you do not require that any personally identifying information be there used in connection with the User Generated Content, or any derivative works of, or upgrades or updates (B) you do not oppose the publication, use, modification, deletion and exploitation of the User Generated Content by Columbia Fasteners or its agents; (C) you waive and will not claim or assert any entitlement to any moral rights of an author in any of the User Generated Content and (D) you release Columbia Fasteners from any claims that you could otherwise assert against Columbia Fasteners by virtue of any moral rights.
2. Use of Chat Rooms, Bulletin Boards and Other Interactive Areas
The site may contain forums, blogs bulletin or other informational areas in which you and third parties may post content, messages, materials or other items on the site as a verified user. The use of those content is strictly prohibited without any permission. If Columbia Fasteners observe such activities, then you are entirely responsible for any use. As an example, you have to first agree to the statement of not using any of the collective areas of Columbia Fasteners for illegal advertising, you will not post, upload, transmit, distribute, create or publish any of the following.
  • Activities that are sexually explicit, violent, degrading, unlawful, malicious, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, harassing, threatening, an invasion of another individual’s privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent are objectionable.
  • Activities which promotes illegal drug use, tobacco or firearms use.
  • Activities that creates, encourages or provides instructions for a criminal offense, violates the rights of any individual or group, or otherwise creates liability or violates any local, state, national or international law.
  • Activities that may disobey any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party.
  • Activities that use the names or portrait of persons living or dead without their permission or that imitate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity.
  • Spontaneous advertising or links to other commercial sites.
  • Any names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, social security numbers, credit card numbers or other personally claimed information of you or someone else.
  • Harmful viruses, damaged or corrupted data or any other harmful, disruptive or destructive files.
  • Activities which is unrelated to the topic posted on the informational area, blog, or discussions.
  • Activities that communicates messages inconsistent with the positive goodwill of Columbia Fasteners.
  • Activities that, in the sole judgment of Columbia Fasteners, is objectionable, or which may result in Columbia Fasteners or its users to any harm.
Columbia Fasteners takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any User Generated Content posted, stored or uploaded by you or any third party, or for any loss or damage there, nor is Columbia Fasteners liable for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography or profanity you may encounter. As a provider of the Interactive Areas, Columbia Fasteners is not liable for any statements, representations or User Generated Content provided by its users on this Site. Although Columbia Fasteners has no obligation to screen, edit or monitor any of the User Generated Content posted to or distributed through any Interactive Area, Columbia Fasteners reserves the right and has one and only discretion, to remove without notice any User-generated content posted or stored on the Site.
Any discourage use of the site, including the Informational or Interactive Areas, in violation of these conditions may result in termination or suspension will be unwelcome to use the Site in any case.
3. Comments and Submissions
Anything that you submit or post to the site and/or provide Columbia Fasteners, including, without limitation, comments, feedback, suggestions, reviews, ideas, and questions are and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and Columbia Fasteners shall have the free royalty rights, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable and transferable right to use, copy, distribute, display, publish, perform, sell, lease, transmit, adapt, create derivative works from such Comments by any means and in any form, and to translate, modify, reversing, disassemble, or decompile such comments. All Comments shall automatically become the private and absolute property of Columbia Fasteners and shall not be returned to you. Columbia Fasteners is and shall be under no obligation (A) to pay any compensation for any comments and to respond anything regarding the comments.
You agree that no unrelated comments will be submitted by you to the site which will violate any right of any third party, including, copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights. You further agree that no Comments submitted by you to the site will contain unacceptable or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material. You will or may remain one and only responsible for the content of any comments you make.
You acknowledge that Columbia Fasteners may use and/or disclose information consistent with our Privacy Policy.
Repetition of Infringer Policy: According to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and other applicable law, Columbia Fasteners has adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances with sole foresight that connected users or verified account holders who are deemed to repeat copyright infringers. Columbia Fasteners may also at its sole discretion limit the access to the site and/or terminate the accounts of any users who infringe any intellectual property rights of others, whether there will be any repeat infringement.
Allowance: You agree to defend, compensate and be harmless for Columbia Fasteners, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers and against any and claims all, charges, complaints, damages, losses, liabilities, costs and expenses, arising from or relating in any way to your use of the Site.
Choice of Law: These Conditions shall be translated in accordance with the laws of the State of Oregon, without related to any conflict of law provisions. Any dispute arising under these Conditions shall be resolved exclusively by the state and/or by federal courts of the State of Oregon, County of Clackamas.
Links to Other Websites: This Site may contain links to other outside services and resources. You acknowledge that (A) Columbia Fasteners is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites and (B) Columbia Fasteners is not responsible for any other form of unmatched reference received from any linked site. Columbia Fasteners is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Columbia Fasteners of the site. Any concerns regarding any such links should be directed to the related third-party website.
Termination: The above given conditions are strongly effective unless and until terminated either by you or solely by Columbia Fasteners. You may terminate these conditions by any point of time. Columbia Fasteners also holds an authorized position to terminate these conditions at any time and may affect the condition immediately without any notice, and can result into a ban to your access to the site, if you will fail to comply any term or provision declared to these conditions by Columbia Fasteners. The conditions which are related to any Intellectual Property, Indemnification, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability and choice of Law shall survive any termination without any disturbance.
Disclaimer: THIS SITE AND THE MATERIALS AND PRODUCTS ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, COLUMBIA FASTENERS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. COLUMBIA FASTENERS DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANYTHING ELSE HARMFUL. COLUMBIA FASTENERS DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTEES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. COLUMBIA FASTENERS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CORRECT ANY ERRORS, INACCURACIES OR OMISSIONS AND TO CHANGE OR UPDATE INFORMATION AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE (INCLUDING AFTER YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR ORDER). WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE YOU. SOME STATES DO NOT PERMIT LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS ON WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Limitation of Liability: IN NO EVENT COLUMBIA FASTENERS SHALL OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATED ENTITIES OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, DISCIPLINARY, INCIDENTAL, ADMIRABLE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULTS FROM (A) THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE; (B) THE PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES, PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE FROM THE SITE; OR (C) THE CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OF THE SITE, EVEN IF COLUMBIA FASTENERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU WILL ACCEPT THE TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY MAJOR OR MINOR, GOOD OR BAD USE OF THE SITE. YOUR ONLY REMEDY AGAINST COLUMBIA FASTENERS INAPPROPRIATE USE WITH THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT WILL BE BY STOP ACCESS OF IT. IF COLUMBIA FASTENERS IS FOUND TO BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS WHICH IS FOUND TO BE CO-RELATED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT THEN COLUMBIA FASTENERS’ LIABILITY SHALL NOT EXCEED THE LIMIT OF US$ 50.00. SOME ADMINISTRATIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF SOME TYPES OF DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS IN THIS TERMS OF USE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Miscellaneous: Columbia Fasteners to the fullest is able to offer products for sale in the United States and selected foreign markets through this Site, this Site and the Contents are displayed only for the purpose of promoting Columbia Fasteners genuine products and services available in the United States and selected foreign markets. This Site is managed and operated by Columbia Fasteners from its official placed offices located in Oregon. The content displayed from time-to-time on the site is followed by these conditions and without limitations, by the understanding with respect to your use and access. These Conditions are followed without limitation and by taking grant of full understanding that the content that may appear on the Site from time-to-time is respectively provided for your use and access of the Site and override all prior agreements, terms and conditions and understandings, both written and oral, with respect to such use and access of the Site. If any portion of these Conditions is held to be invalid or unacceptable or not fulfilling the conditions, then it shall be modified in accordance with the applicable law as nearly as possible to reflect the original intention of the applicable provision, and these conditions are majorly kept in the eye. A printed version of these Conditions and of any notices given to you in electronic form shall be allowed in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon the Conditions.
The Columbia Fasteners does not insist upon or enforce any strict performance on you of any provision of these Conditions shall not be defined as a remission of any provision or right. Use of the Site is unauthorized or cannot be accessible to you if any jurisdiction does not give effect that to all provisions of these Conditions. We may provide a notice to you by our department, relating to the Site and/or these terms and conditions by sending an e-mail to your best-known e-mail address, and any such notice shall be declared as given and received on the day it is sent. You agree that any cause of action that you may desire to bring will come out of or related to these Conditions and/or the Site must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arises; otherwise, such cause of action shall be permanently barred and no results will be taken out. You may not use the Site or export the Content in any case which results in the violation of respected U.S. export laws and regulations. If any access may take by you to the Site from a location outside the United States, then it will result from you in a position of responsibility for compliance with all local laws.
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