Terms of Service

I. INTRODUCTION 
  

This website is operated by Cumbria Ridge, Inc. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to www.buyani.com. Cumbria Ridge offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance and observance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.

By visiting our site, posting and/ or purchasing something from the website, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.

Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service. IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18 OR THE LEGAL AGE FOR GIVING CONSENT HEREUNDER PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE LAWS IN YOUR COUNTRY (THE “LEGAL AGE”), YOU MUST GET PERMISSION FROM A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN TO OPEN AN ACCOUNT AND THAT PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN MUST AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT KNOW WHETHER YOU HAVE REACHED THE LEGAL AGE, OR DO NOT UNDERSTAND THIS SECTION, PLEASE DO NOT CREATE AN ACCOUNT UNTIL YOU HAVE ASKED YOUR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN FOR HELP. IF YOU ARE THE PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN OF A MINOR WHO IS CREATING AN ACCOUNT, YOU MUST ACCEPT THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT ON THE MINOR'S BEHALF AND YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL USE OF THE ACCOUNT OR COMPANY SERVICES USING SUCH ACCOUNT, WHETHER SUCH ACCOUNT IS CURRENTLY OPEN OR CREATED LATER.
  
  
II. ACCOUNT CREATION 
  

Before signing up as a User of the Site, you must read and accept all of the terms and conditions in, and linked to, these Terms of Service and you must consent to the processing of your personal data as described in the Privacy Policy linked hereto.

Buyani reserves the right to change, modify, suspend or discontinue all or any part of this Site or the Services at any time or upon notice as required by local laws. Buyani may release certain Services or their features in a beta version, which may not work correctly or in the same way the final version may work, and we shall not be held liable in such instances. Buyani may also impose limits on certain features or restrict your access to parts of, or the entire, Site or Services in its sole discretion and without notice or liability.

BY USING BUYANI SERVICES OR OPENING AN ACCOUNT, YOU GIVE YOUR IRREVOCABLE ACCEPTANCE OF AND CONSENT TO THE TERMS OF SERVICE, INCLUDING THOSE ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND POLICIES REFERENCED HEREIN AND/OR LINKED HERETO.

If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service. IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18 OR THE LEGAL AGE FOR GIVING CONSENT HEREUNDER PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE LAWS IN YOUR COUNTRY (THE “LEGAL AGE”), YOU MUST GET PERMISSION FROM A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN TO OPEN AN ACCOUNT AND THAT PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN MUST AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT KNOW WHETHER YOU HAVE REACHED THE LEGAL AGE, OR DO NOT UNDERSTAND THIS SECTION, PLEASE DO NOT CREATE AN ACCOUNT UNTIL YOU HAVE ASKED YOUR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN FOR HELP. IF YOU ARE THE PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN OF A MINOR WHO IS CREATING AN ACCOUNT, YOU MUST ACCEPT THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT ON THE MINOR'S BEHALF AND YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL USE OF THE ACCOUNT OR COMPANY SERVICES USING SUCH ACCOUNT, WHETHER SUCH ACCOUNT IS CURRENTLY OPEN OR CREATED LATER.

 

III. PRIVACY 
  

Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Privacy Policy. 


  
IV. ACCOUNTS AND SECURITY 
  

Some functions of our Services require registration and/or sign in for an E-mail Address and password, and by providing certain personal information. You may be able to use your Account to gain access to other products, websites or services to which we have enabled access or with which we have tied up or collaborated. Buyani has not reviewed, and assumes no responsibility for any third-party content, functionality, security, services, privacy policies, or other practices of those products, websites or services. If you do so, the terms of service for those products, websites or services, including their respective privacy policies, if different from these Terms of Service and/or our Privacy Policy, may also apply to your use of those products, websites or services.

You agree to (a) keep your password confidential and use only your email address and password when logging in, (b) ensure that you log out from your account at the end of each session on the Site, (c) immediately notify Buyani of any unauthorized use of your Account, and/or password, and (d) ensure that your Account information is accurate and up-to-date. You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your Account even if such activities or uses were not committed by you. Buyani will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from unauthorized use of your password or your failure to comply with this Section.

You agree that Buyani may for any reason, in its sole discretion and with or without notice or liability to you or any third party, immediately terminate your Account, remove or discard from the Site any Content associated with your Account, withdraw any subsidies offered to you, cancel any transactions associated with your Account, temporarily withhold any sale proceeds or refunds, and/or take any other actions that Buyani deems necessary. Grounds for such actions may include, but are not limited to, (a) extended periods of inactivity, (b) violation of the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service, (c) illegal, fraudulent, harassing, defamatory, threatening or abusive behavior (d) having multiple user accounts, or (e) behavior that is harmful to other Users, third parties, or the business interests of Buyani. Use of an Account for illegal, fraudulent, harassing, defamatory, threatening or abusive purposes may be referred to law enforcement authorities without notice to you. If a legal dispute arises or law enforcement action is commenced relating to your Account or your use of the Services for any reason, Buyani may terminate your Account immediately with or without notice. 

Users may terminate their Account if they notify Buyani in writing (including via email at [email protected]) of their desire to do so. Notwithstanding any such termination, Users remain responsible and liable for any incomplete transaction (whether commenced prior to or after such termination), shipment of the product, payment for the product, or the like, and Users must contact Buyani after he or she has promptly and effectively carried out and completed all incomplete transactions according to the Terms of Service. Buyani shall have no liability, and shall not be liable for any damages incurred due to the actions taken in accordance with this Section. Users waive any and all claims based on any such action taken by Buyani. 

 
  
V. TERMS OF USE 
  

The license for use of this Site and the Services is effective until terminated. This license will terminate as set forth under these Terms of Service or if you fail to comply with any term or condition of these Terms of Service. In any such event, Buyani may effect such termination with or without notice to you.

You agree not to:

  1. upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, alarming, distressing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful speech, including but not limited to racially, ethnically, politically, religiously, gender- or sexual orientation- based or otherwise objectionable, or any type of speech or expression which may incite hate on such grounds;
  2. violate any laws, including without limitation any laws and regulation in relation to export and import restrictions;
  3. use the Services to harm minors in any way;
  4. use the Services for the purpose of committing any act inimical to the interests, rights, and privileges of any individual or juridical person;
  5. use the Services to commit a crime, felony, or any other violation of law or regulation of any jurisdiction where the Services may be accessed and/or used;
  6. use the Services or upload Content to impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
  7. falsify headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Services;
  8. use the Services or upload Content in a manner that is fraudulent, unconscionable, false, misleading or deceptive;
  9. open and/or operate multiple user accounts in connection with any conduct that violates either the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service;
  10. access Buyani platform, open a user account, or otherwise access your user account using an emulator, simulator, bot or other similar hardware or software;
  11. use the Services for the benefit of any third party or any manner not permitted by the licenses granted herein;
  12. take any action that may undermine reviews, comments and feedback;
  13. harvest or collect any information about or regarding other Account holders, including, without limitation, any personal data or information;
  14. attempt to decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or hack the Services (or any portion thereof), or to defeat or overcome any encryption technology or security measures implemented by Buyani with respect to the Services and/or data transmitted, processed or stored by Buyani;
  15. upload, email, post, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
  16. upload, email, post, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses, worms, Trojan-horses or any other computer code, routines, files or programs designed to directly or indirectly interfere with, manipulate, interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality or integrity of any computer software or hardware or data or telecommunications equipment;
  17. take any action or engage in any conduct that could directly or indirectly damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Services or the servers or networks connected to the Services;
  18. use the Services to intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, rule, code, directive, guideline, policy or regulation including, without limitation, laws and requirements (whether or not having the force of law) relating to anti-money laundering or counter-terrorism;
  19. use the Services to violate the privacy of others or to "stalk" or harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability;
  20. infringe the rights of Buyani, including any intellectual property rights and any passing off of the same thereof; or
  21. otherwise use the Services in actions or activities for which it is not designed or intended.

  
VI. CONTENT ACCOUNTABILITY  
  

You understand that all Content, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. This means that you, and not Buyani, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available through the Site. You understand that by using the Site, you may be exposed to Content that you may consider to be offensive, indecent or objectionable. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, under no circumstances will Buyani be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of, or reliance on, any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available on the Site.

Buyani has the discretion to pre-screen, refuse, delete, stop, suspend, remove or move any Content, including without limitation any Content or information posted by you, that is available on the Site. Without limiting the foregoing, Buyani and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content (i) that violates these Terms of Service; (ii) if we receive a complaint from another User; (iii) if we receive a notice of intellectual property infringement or other legal instruction for removal; or (iv) if such Content is otherwise objectionable.   
  
   
VII. USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS 
  

If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene, false, or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service.

You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third-party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your comments will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material or which may otherwise incite hate based on race, ethnicity, political preference or affiliation, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third-party. 

  
VIII. DELIVERY 
  

Seller should then make the necessary arrangements to have the purchased item delivered to Buyer and provide details such as the name of the delivery personnel, the tracking number, etc. to Buyer through the Site.

Seller must use his/her best effort to ensure that Buyer receives the purchased items within the agreed delivery date.

Users understand that Seller bears all risk attached to the delivery of the purchased item(s) and warrants that he/she has or will obtain adequate insurance coverage for the delivery of the purchased item(s). In the event where the purchased item(s) is damaged, lost or failure of delivery during the course of delivery, Users acknowledge and agree that Buyani will not be liable for any damage, expense, cost or fees resulted therefrom and Seller and/or Buyer will reach out to the delivery personnel/ delivery service provider to resolve such dispute.

If the Customer fails to take delivery of the Products (otherwise than by reason of any cause beyond the Customer's reasonable control or by reason of Seller’s fault) then without prejudice to any other right or remedy available to Seller, Seller may terminate the service.


  
IX. CANCELLATION, RETURNS AND REFUNDS 
  

Cancellation of orders shall be honored only if:

  1. Cancellation made by customer
    1. Subject to agreement between Seller and Buyer, documented by reason for cancellation to be reflected via platform if transaction is COD
    2. Prior the payment of purchase using GCash, Credit/Debit Card, and all other online payment method
  2. Cancellation made by seller
    1. the Products under the service being unavailable for any reason
    2. the Customer being in breach of an obligation under the service

 Buyer may apply for the return of the purchased item and refund, subject to and in accordance with Buyani’s Refunds and Return Policy.

 

X. SELLER’S RESPONSIBILITIES 
  

Seller’s responsibilities and accountabilities is governed by the Merchant Agreement Form.

Seller shall properly manage and ensure that relevant information such as the price and the details of items, inventory amount and terms and conditions for sales is updated on Seller’s listing and shall not post inaccurate or misleading information.

The price of items for sale will be determined by the Seller at his/her own discretion. The price of an item and shipping charges shall include the entire amount to be charged to Buyer such as sales tax, value-added tax, tariffs, etc. and Seller shall not charge Buyer such amount additionally and separately.

Seller agrees that Buyani may at its discretion engage in promotional activities to induce transactions between Buyer and Seller by reducing, discounting or refunding fees, or in other ways. The final price that Buyer will pay actually will be the price that such adjustment is applied to.

Seller shall issue receipts to Buyer.

Seller acknowledges and agrees that Seller will be responsible for paying all taxes, customs and duties for the item sold and Buyani cannot provide any legal or tax advice in this regard. As tax laws and regulations may change from time to time, Sellers are advised to seek professional advice if in doubt.  

 
  
XI. BUYANI POINTS REWARD SYSTEM 
  

Registered users may earn loyalty points (“Buyani points”) in which Buyani may from time to time determine in its sole discretion. Buyani points will be credited to a User’s Account upon the completion of a successful transaction or activity approved by Buyani.

Transaction not completed on the Site do not qualify for the Buyani Points reward system. Buyani may at its sole discretion exclude categories of items from the Buyani points reward system.

Buyani points has no monetary value, does not constitute your property and cannot be purchased, sold, transferred or redeemed for cash. Buyani points shall, at all times, be subject to applicable law, implementing rules and regulations; Buyani points is set to expire depending on specific campaign or promo. Buyani points policies which may change from time to time without need of any notice to you.


  
XII. PAYMENT 
  

You may pay for the Product or services using any of the payment methods suggested by Buyani. Selected payment method shall be made to Buyani, either accepting payment in its own right. 
  
The payment methods may be subject to additional terms as prescribed by Buyani from time to time. 
  
Buyani charges a fee for all successful transactions completed via online banking, over the counter, credit card or debit card on the Site (“Transaction Fee”). The Transaction Fee is borne by the Buyer, and is charged per transaction. [AKGJ5] [H6] The Transaction Fee is inclusive of value-added tax. 


  
XIII. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES 
  

We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable.

You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you.

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and 'as available' for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.

  
XIV. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY 
  

In no case shall Cumbria Ridge, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR ONLY RIGHT WITH RESPECT TO ANY PROBLEMS OR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SERVICES IS TO REQUEST FOR TERMINATION OF YOUR ACCOUNT AND/OR DISCONTINUE ANY USE OF THE SERVICES.

NOTHING IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE SHALL LIMIT OR EXCLUDE ANY LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY BUYANI’S NEGLIGENCE, FOR FRAUD OR FOR ANY OTHER LIABILITY ON THE PART OF BUYANI THAT CANNOT BE LAWFULLY LIMITED AND/OR EXCLUDED.

 
  
XV. YOUR REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES 
  

You represent and warrant that:

(a)        you possess the legal capacity (and in the case of a minor, valid parent or legal guardian consent), right and ability to enter into these Terms of Service and to comply with its terms; and

(b)        you will use the Services for lawful purposes only and in accordance with these Terms of Service and all applicable laws, rules, codes, directives, guidelines, policies and regulations.

 

XVI. INDEMNIFICATION

 

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Cumbria Ridge and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.

 

XVII. SEVERABILITY

 

In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.



XVIII. TERMINATION 

 

The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.

These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.

If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).

 

XIX. ENTIRE AGREEMENT 

 

The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).

Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party.

 
  
XX. FORCE MAJEURE


Cumbria Ridge shall not be liable or deemed to be in default hereunder for any delay or failure in the performance of any of its obligations under this Terms of Service resulting from any cause, beyond the control of said party such as, but not limited to, acts of God, acts of public enemy, acts of the government, civil or military wars, fires, floods, earthquakes, epidemics, quarantine restrictions, strikes, labor disputes, freight embargoes, inability to obtain export licenses or import authorization and lack of available transport, except where such events are direct results of the party’s gross negligence or willful misconduct.

 

XXI. GOVERNING LAW 

 

These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Philippines. In the event of suit arising out of or in accordance with this Terms of Service, it shall be brought exclusively to the proper courts of Mandaluyong City, Philippines.
  
  
  

CONTACT INFORMATION

For any questions or legal concerns regarding this Terms of Service, you may send us a message us at [email protected]