Terms, Conditions and Privacy Policy

Big House Bookstore Website Terms, Conditions and Privacy Policy

Welcome to BigHouseBookstore.com (a division of Jhana Books, Inc.). Visiting and/or shopping on BigHouseBookstore.com, and/or registering for a customer account on this website indicates agreement with these terms and conditions. Your visiting or use of the website constitutes acknowledgement that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by this Agreement and its terms and conditions. BigHouseBookstore.com/Jhana Books, Inc. may update the terms and conditions from time to time, without notice. You are responsible for staying abreast of the current terms and conditions by reviewing regularly.

TERMS OF USE
If you use this website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under the age of 18, you may use BigHouseBookstore.com only with the permission from and the assistance of a parent or guardian. Only individuals and businesses that are legally entitled to enter into legally binding and enforceable contracts may register to become a customer and/or purchase items through the website. Customers must comply with all applicable laws. All information submitted by customers through the website, including registration information, payment information, and transaction-related information must be true, accurate, current and complete. BigHouseBookstore.com/Jhana Books, Inc. (hereinafter, “the company”, “we”, “us”, “our”) reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders at its sole discretion.

DISCLAIMER
THIS WEBSITE AND ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) AND SERVICES INCLUDING ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED BY THE COMPANY ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING. THE COMPANY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) OR SERVICES INCLUDED OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE WEBSITE. UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING, YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE COMPANY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE (INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE) OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE, THE SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM THE COMPANY ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE COMPANY WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR FROM ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING.

The exclusion of certain warranties and the exclusion or limitation of certain liabilities is prohibited by law in some jurisdictions. Such limitations may apply to you. If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimer exclusions or limitations may not apply to you, and you may have additional rights. The warranty disclaimer and liability exclusion and limitation clauses survive indefinitely after the termination of this Agreement.

NO ADVICE
The website is not intended to contain statements of any kind concerning the matters addressed, professional or expert advice or recommendations, or an offer or recommendation to sell or by any book or other item, product, or service.

COMMUNICATIONS
When you use the website or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. Communications to the company by means of the website or email are not considered delivered or effective unless and until they are actually received and processed by the company representative. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on the website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy and legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

COPYRIGHTS
The Company is not required or obligated to monitor, screen, police or edit the use of the website, including postings of materials to the website, although the Company has the right to do so at any time at its sole discretion. The Company respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you agree to immediately notify the Company via the following procedures : Notify the company in writing via email to BHB@BigHouseBookstore.com or by registered mail (signature required) to Jhana Books Inc, 9947 Meldon Drive, Streetsboro, Ohio 44241 and provide the date of notice, a description of the copyrighted work that you claim to be infringed upon, a description of where the material that you claim is infringed upon is located on the website, a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner/agent/law, a statement by you (under penalty of perjury) that the information in your notice is accurate and true and that you are the copyright owner or authorized representative of the copyright owner, your name/physical address/phone/email, and an electronic or physical signature of the copyright owner or authorized representative.

OWNERSHIP OF THE WEBSITE
© Jhana Books, Inc. 2017. The website and its content (including all text, graphics, logos, videos, audio clips, digital downloads, data complication, forms, images, icons, software, design, applications and other elements available on or through the website) are property of the Company or its content suppliers, and are protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on the website is the exclusive property of the Company and protected by United States and international copyright. Your use of the website does not transfer to you any ownership or other rights in the website or its content. All software used on the website is the property of the Company or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.

TRADEMARKS
BIG HOUSE BOOKS, BIGHOUSEBOOKS, BIG HOUSE BOOKSTORE, BIGHOUSEBOOKSTORE, BIGHOUSEBOOKSTORE.COM, JHANA BOOKS, JHANA BOOKS INC, JHANABOOKS.COM, and other Company graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are registered and unregistered trademarks, service marks, trade dress or trade names of the Company in the United States and/or other countries. The Company trademarks, service marks, trade dress and trade names may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not the Company’s, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits the Company. Other product and company names and logos appearing on the website may be registered or unregistered trade names, trademarks and service marks of their respective owners and may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by the Company. Nothing appearing on the website or elsewhere shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademarks, service marks, trade dress or trade names displayed on the website.

LICENSE & SITE ACCESS
The Company grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of the website and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of the Company. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. The website or any portion of the website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of the Company. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of the Company without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing the Company’s names or trademarks without the express written consent of the Company. Links to the website without the express written permission of the Company are strictly prohibited. To request permission to link to the Web Site, please contact BHB@BigHouseBookstore.com. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by the Company. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of the Company so long as the link does not portray the Company, or its products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Company logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

OTHER SITES
The website may include advertisements for, and links to, other websites or resources and businesses operated by other persons, including sellers (“Other Sites”). Other Sites are independent from the Company, and the Company is not responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offering of, any of these businesses or individuals or the content of the Other Sites. The Company does not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, product or content on any of these websites. Any other third party links to Other Sites are provided solely for your convenience. The Company does not sponsor or endorse any Other Sites or their content or the goods or services available through those Other Sites. Your use of Other Sites and your dealings with the owners or operators of Other Sites is at your own risk. You should carefully review Other Sites’ privacy statements and other conditions of use.

APPLICABLE LAW
These Terms and Conditions and all related matters are governed solely by the laws of the United States.

DISPUTES
For all disputes relating in any way to your visit to the website, these Terms and Conditions, transactions facilitated or conducted through the website, items ordered or purchased through the website, dealings between you and the Company, or any related matters or any legal relationship associated therewith or derived therefrom in which the aggregate total claim for relief sought on behalf of one or more parties exceed $2,500 (“Disputes”), will be adjudicated before the Courts of Portage County, Ohio, United States, and you hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue in those courts. Proceedings regarding Disputes must be commenced in a court of competent jurisdiction in Portage County, Ohio, United States within six (6) months after the Dispute arose, after which time any and all proceedings regarding the Dispute are barred. Any shorter time limit provided by statute law remains unaffected. You agree that in any dispute arising related to a product purchase, that any monetary claims will not in any case exceed the purchase price paid by you, excluding shipping and handling fees.

RETURNS POLICY
The Company will only consider returns of items that are still in their original, unopened packaging, no exceptions. If you are dissatisfied with your purchase, you are eligible for a refund for 15 calendar days following the estimated date of delivery. Customer is responsible for return shipping fees. Refunds will only be issued to the original form of payment and may take up to 30 days to process. Returns sent to the Company, but not received by the Company within 15 calendar days of your estimated delivery date, will be considered property of the Company and will not be refunded or returned to you.

INVENTORY & AVAILABILITY
The Company makes every effort to update its inventory on an ongoing basis. However, items listed on the website are subject to availability, and may not be available when ordered or afterward. Items offered on the website are invitations for purchase orders, and shall not constitute binding offers to sell. Your properly completed and delivered order constitutes your offer to purchase the items referenced in your order. Your order is considered accepted only upon the Company’s delivery to you, via your email address provided, a confirmation of your order.  Should your order contain an item/items that are out of stock, you will be notified via the email address provided with your order and fully refunded amounts paid for that item to the original method of payment, inclusive of tax, shipping and handling fees.

SHIPPING
The Company only ships to addresses in the United States. Items are shipped via USPS Priority Mail, UPS or FedEx. Orders are generally processed within 5 business days and delivered within 5-10 days of shipment.

PRIVACY POLICY
Your personal information will be collected and saved by the Company. All data and information collected from you by the Company is treated confidentially respecting the applicable laws on data protection. Information about our customers is an important part of our business and we do not sell your information to others. However, the Company may use and share your information with its parent company and its affiliates. The Company may share your information with third-party service providers for the purpose of fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and email, maintaining customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing payments, or to provide other services. The Company may use your personal information to send email notifications and promotional offers. You will be provided with the opportunity to opt out of promotional emails at any time. The Company may sell or buy stores and/or other services. In such transactions, customer information would be shared or transferred as part of the normal course of business. The Company may release customer information when it believes it is appropriate to comply with the law, to enforce the Terms and Conditions or other agreements, to protect the rights/property/safety of the Company or our users.

MODIFICATIONS/SEVERABILITY
The Company may, in its discretion, change, supplement, or amend these Terms and Conditions as they relate to your future use of the website at any time, without notification to you. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed to be severed from the rest of these Terms and Conditions and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. The Company may at any time, at its sole discretion, change, suspend or terminate, temporarily or permanently, the website or any part of it for any reason without any notice or liability to you or any other person or entity.

OUR ADDRESS
Jhana Books, Inc
9947 Meldon Drive
Streetsboro, Ohio 44241
http://JhanaBooks.com
http://BigHouseBookstore.com