Terms & Conditions

BACKGROUND

This site is owned and operated by Font Design Ltd trading as Piece-Makers and is intended to provide a ‘portal’ for makers, designers and finders and to ‘discover’ each other.

TERMS OF USE

These terms and conditions form the agreement (“Terms”) between Piece-Makers (“We” ‘us’ or ‘our’) and the user (‘you’ or ‘your’) for the use of Piece-Makers. co.nz,  (‘the Site’) and all the services that  are or may be offered from time to time via the Site.

By using the Site you represent that you have read, understood and accepted these Terms and agree to be bound by them.

The Site may from time to time be be  unavailable for various reasons including without limitation maintenance and repairs, in such circumstances we appreciate your patience and ask you to retry at some future date.

LIMITATIONS ON USE

We own and/or have exclusive rights to use all copyright and other intellectual property in this Site – including without limitation listed items and trademarks represented in this Site.

Except as expressly provided by this paragraph, material from this Site may not be copied, reproduced, distributed, modified, published, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in anyway, without our prior written consent.

Your use of the Site does not confer on you any right, title or interest in any materials or software contained in or involved in the operation of this Site.  Material copied from or derived from information on this Site may not be sold under any circumstance.

You may not use this Site or the content of any emails arising from your use of this Site to compete with us directly or indirectly or  in any manner that is objectionable or detrimental to us. (this includes without limitation ‘spamming’; use contrary to established ‘netiquette’;  use  in breach of anyone’s rights; use for any illegal purpose; accessing, posting, transmitting, downloading or communicating any objectionable, unlawful, threatening, defamatory, , scandalous, offensive, obscene, inflammatory, pornographic, profane, false or dangerous material; or for use for hacking or otherwise compromising any linked computer system).

If you are required to open an account with us to enable you to use this Site, you warrant that all the information you provide to us in the application to open that account is accurate in all respects.

Stall-holders are required to pay a monthly fee of $30+GST per month per stall.  Fees must be paid in advance on the first day of each month.

Your account will be activated once we have received all information requested in your application and the associated fees paid in full. Failure to pay fees by the due date will result in the immediate suspension of your account and your stall will go off-line until payment is received in full.

The responsibility of maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password is yours alone.  Accordingly you will be responsible for any and all activity that occurs under that account.

You agree to notify us as soon as possible of any unauthorised use of your account of which you become aware.  We will not be liable in any respect for the consequences of a third party using your account.

PRIVACY

Personal information will be collected from you in the course of setting up your account or your use of this Site.  This information is collected to enable us to provide the services requested by you, to manage your account with us and for statistical purposes to determine the usefulness of the Site and its services.

You are not obliged to provide us with any information, although failure to do so may result in us being unable to set up your account to enable you to use this Site.  Information collected about you will not be disclosed to any other party unless:

The disclosure is authorised by you, or
The disclosure of the information is one of the purposes in connection with which the information was obtained from you; or
It is in a form that will not identify you;
The disclosure is required by law,
But you acknowledge and agree that such personal information may be used by us, in connection with your use of the Site.

You may ask to see any personal information held by us about you and request that such information, if incorrect is corrected.

SECURITY

While we will endeavour to keep your personal information secure and confidential, however we will not be responsible for any breach of security caused by third parties and do not represent that this Site is completely secure.

LIABILITY

You are solely responsible for any transaction made between yourself and any other person, and Piece-Makers.co.nz  shall have no liability or responsibility whatsoever to any person in respect of any transactions entered into as a result of information obtained on this Site.

If any dispute arises between you and another person  or part in connection with Piece-Makers.co.nz. / service, you agree that the limitations, indemnities and disclaimers set out in these Terms and Conditions will apply to the benefit of Font Ltd trading as Piece-Makers.co.nz.

Piece-Makers.co.nz. reserves the right to change or refuse to post any advertisement received if, in our sole opinion, it would be undesirable to post it.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify and hold Piece-Makers.co.nz  its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim, demand, liability or damage (including reasonable legal fees), asserted by any third party due or arising out of your use or conduct or use of this site.

LINKS

Piece-Makers.co.nz. requires that you do not establish links to this site without consent from us. If a link is added, Piece-Makers.co.nz is not responsible for the contents of that site.

TERMINATION

Piece-Makers.co.nz. may terminate your membership and prevent your access to any part or all of this site and any related services at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, for any reason whatsoever.  Upon termination , your rights to use this site will immediately cease.

If you wish to terminate your account, you should send an email to hello@Piece-Makers.co.nz.

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New Zealand.co.nz ltd (‘us’ or ‘our’) and the user (‘you’ or ‘your’) for the use of Piece-Makers.co.nz,  (‘the site’) and all the services that  are or may be offered from time to time via this site.