Terms & conditions

Well hello there! Welcome to iPicky. We urge you to read through all our terms and conditions below, in order to better understand our commitments to you as the awesome customer, how our products and services are governed, and what your rights and responsibilities are – as well as ours.

1. TERMS OF USE
Welcome to iPicky a brand by Bottega di fotografia (PTY) LTD. We have set up these Terms and Conditions to assure you customer that we take your privacy very seriously, and are committed to ensuring that any persons visiting our online service located at the registered domain name www.ipicky.net shall be subject to fair information practices and the protection of their respective privacy. By accessing our website, you hereby understand and agree to be bound by our terms and conditions, and furthermore agree to not download, copy, imitate or display any part of the content found on our website, without the explicit permission and consent of Bottega di fotografia (PTY) LTD.

By utilising our service located at www.ipicky.net you herby understand and agree that all digital-communication shared between us and you is legal and binding. We reserve the right to amend our terms and conditions – including all other policies – at any time, and your use of our website following any amendments will therefore represent your agreement to be bound by them.
We would like to make sure that the users utilising our e-commerce services are old enough to understand them, and therefore we require each user to be eighteen (18) years or older. Please note that by accessing our website, you agree that you are of the required age and therefore are bound to the terms and conditions as set out above.

2. THIRD PARTY
In an attempt to provide increased value to our users, we may provide links to other websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the privacy practices or the content (including misrepresentative or defamatory content) of such websites, including (without limitation) any advertising, products or other
materials or services on or available from such websites or resources, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by, or in connection with, the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on such external sites or resources.

3. ABOUT YOUR CONTENT
Under these terms and conditions you may not use any of our services for illegal or fraudulent purposes, and may NOT place any of the following material in the design of your product.

a) Any unlicensed copyrighted materials from photographers, artists, publishers,
composers, writers, or any other authors of original works. The copyright owner’s
exclusive rights prohibit the reproduction of any original work without their consent.
You are responsible for all possible consequences of unlawful use of protected data.

b) Any material that is unlawful, indecent, pornographic, obscene, lewd, filthy or vile or is inappropriate and harmful to children in any way

c) Any material that is a threat to injure the personal property or reputation of another person, a threat to accuse any person of a crime, a threat to inform another that a person has violated any law of South Africa, or a threat of blackmail.

d) Any material promoting racism or hatred against an individual or group. As well as any defamatory remarks directed at any other person or company.

e) Any material that contains viruses, worms, Trojan horse or any other corrupted codes or files.

iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd) is not responsible for checking the content of orders submitted. We do reserve the right to refuse to print any submissions that we believe to be unacceptable and fall within the category’s described in paragraphs (a) through (e) above.
You acknowledge and agree that you will be liable for any action taken against iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd) in relation to any such activities and will fully indemnify iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd) against any such claims, actions, demands or costs that may arise as a result.
You further acknowledges and agree that iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd) may preserve content and may also disclose content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the terms of service; (c) respond to claims that the content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd), its users and the public.

4. DATA AND DIGITAL IMAGES STORAGE
iPicky gives the possibility to its users to keep the digital photos. Although, iPicky reserves the faculty to limit the use of the storage, and in particular, without any limitation to this list, to establish a roof for maximum storage assigned to iPicky’s servers where the Content is held, a maximum time limit where the datas are available.
iPicky doesn’t give any warranty in case of elimination or stock problems of any message, communication or any other good shared or transmitted through the Service. It is User’s duty to keep a copy of file and data’s backup before sending them to the website. iPicky can not be held accountable in any case of loss or damaging of said datas or files.

5. USE OF SITE
You may only use this site to browse the content, make legitimate purchases and shall not use this site for any other purposes, including without limitation, to make any speculative, false or fraudulent purchase. This site and the content provided in this site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed. ‘Deep-linking’, ’embedding’ or using analogous technology is strictly prohibited. Unauthorized use of this site and/or the materials contained on this site may violate applicable copyright, trademark or other intellectual property laws or other laws.

6. DELIVERY OF PRODUCTS AND DELIVERY TIME
All products will be delivered to the delivery address supplied by you at the time of placing your order. Production and delivery take 7 – 10 working days after the order and the payment of the order has been received. Time for delivery is an only an estimate and not a condition of this agreement. Delays in the delivery time can under no circumstances be used to cancel an order or to claim any compensation.

7. RETURNS & REFUNDS
Our products can be returned within 7 days of the original purchase of the product. A new product may be exchanged for another product or returned for a refund.

To be eligible for a return, please make sure that:

The product was purchased in the last 7 days
The product is in its original packaging
The product isn’t used or damaged
You have the receipt or proof of purchase
Products that do not meet these criteria will not be considered for return.
If you received a damaged product, please notify us immediately for assistance.

iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd) is not responsible for customer generated mistakes, errors or defects including spelling, typographical or grammar errors, poor image quality derived from low-resolution images, order quantity or other ordering errors.
Please be sure to preview your layout carefully before placing your order. Images and text will be printed as they appear in the Preview.

8. SHIPPING CHARGES
Shipping charges incurred in connection with the return of a product are non-refundable.
You are responsible for paying the costs of shipping and for the risk of loss of or damage to the product during shipping, both to and from iPicky.

Law
The Conditions will be exclusively governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa whose Courts will have exclusive jurisdiction in any dispute, save that we have the right, at our sole discretion, to commence and pursue proceedings in alternative jurisdictions.

Updating of these Terms and Conditions
We reserve the right to change, modify, add to or remove from portions or the whole of these Terms and Conditions from time to time. Changes to these Terms and Conditions will become effective upon such changes being posted to this Website. It is the User’s obligation to periodically check these Terms and Conditions at the Website for changes or updates. The User’s continued use of this Website following the posting of changes or updates will be considered notice of the User’s acceptance to abide by and be bound by these Terms and Conditions, including such changes or updates.

Consent
I understand that all the designs and trademarks are registered to iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd) and hereby accept the terms and conditions. I undertake not to copy/duplicate the trademarks and designs directly or indirectly in anyway and understand the legal implications thereof. Should I be found to be in violation of this agreement I understand that I will be held liable for all legal costs incurred by iPicky (Bottega di Fotografia PTY Ltd) for any civil action or any legal action deemed necessary against me.