TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
These online Terms and Conditions of Use were last updated on 9 December 2014.
1. The Terms and Conditions of Use apply to all online visitors to the websites operated by or on behalf of Levi Strauss [Levi Strauss Philippines Inc] (hereinafter, “we”, “us”, “our” or “ours”), including: http://levi.com.ph/ (each a “Website,” and collectively, “Our Websites”).
Our websites have different purposes and functionalities. We describe these differences on this page, so please read it carefully. If you have any questions regarding the Terms and Conditions of Use, please contact us (contact details found at the bottom of the page).
You must accept the Terms, in full, before using any of the Websites. You can accept the Terms in two ways:
(1) by clicking to “accept” or “agree” to the Terms, where this option is presented or made available to you on or from any Website, and
(2) by actually using any Website.
BY USING ANY OF OUR WEBSITES, YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS, IN FULL. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS, DO NOT USE ANY OF OUR WEBSITES.
Except as otherwise provided, the Terms are subject to change at any time WITHOUT NOTICE and your continued use of our Websites after ANY CHANGE(S) HAVE BEEN IMPLEMENTED constitutes acceptance by you of such change(S).
3. Ownership of Websites, Content and Trademarks
Unless otherwise agreed in writing, all materials on Our Websites, including text, graphics, information, content, images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, sounds, music, artwork, computer code and other materials, and the copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual property rights in such materials (collectively, the “Content”), are owned, controlled and/or licensed by us.
The Websites and Content are intended solely for personal, non-commercial use. You may download or copy the Content and other downloadable materials displayed on the Websites for your personal use only. No right, title or interest in any downloaded or copied Content is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading or copying. You may not reproduce (except as noted above), publish, transmit, distribute, display, perform, alter, modify, create derivative works from, sell or exploit or otherwise use any of the Content or the Websites for any public or commercial purpose.
Certain trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos used or displayed on this Website are registered and unregistered trademarks, trade names and service marks of Levi Strauss & Co. and its affiliates. Other trademarks, trade names and service marks used or displayed on this Website are the registered and unregistered trademarks, trade names and service marks of third parties. Nothing contained on any Website grants or should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to you to use any such trademarks, trade names, service marks or logos displayed on such Website.
4. Your Use of Our Websites
a) All of Our Websites
You may use Our Websites only as permitted by the Terms and only in a manner consistent with all applicable laws, rules and regulations, and generally accepted practices or guidelines in relevant jurisdictions, including any laws governing the export of data to or from the your country of residence.
You agree not to use any “deep-link”, “robot”, or other automatic or manual device, software, program, code, algorithm or methodology, to access, copy or monitor any portion of any Website or Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of any Website or Content, or obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not purposely made available by us through the Website. We reserve the right to take measures to prevent any such activity. You may not resell use of, or access to, the Website to any third party.
You agree not to gain or attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of any Website, or any other system or network connected to the Website or to any of our business partners’ servers, systems or networks, by hacking, “password-mining” or using any other illegitimate method of accessing data.
You agree not to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of any Website or any network connected to the Website, nor breach the security or authentication measures on any Website or any network connected to any Website. You agree not to not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other visitor to any Website, or any other customer of ours, including any shopping account or members’ program account that is not held by you, in any way where the purpose is to discover materials or information, including but not limited to personally identifiable information (“PII”) or other information that reasonably could be used to connect non-PII to PII.
You agree not to take any action that would cause an unreasonably or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Website or our systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Website or to us in an attempt to overwhelm our systems to create a “Denial of Service” or similar attack.
You agree not to use any device, technology or method to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning or features of any Website or any transaction occurring on a Website, or with any other person’s use of any Website.
You agree not to forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to us on or through any Website or any service offered on or through any Website. You agree not to impersonate or pretend that you are any other person or falsely claim you represent another person.
b) Our User-Generated Content Websites
Subject to Section 4(a) above, you may use our user-generated content websites (including all subsidiary websites) for the purposes of viewing or participating in online forums, uploading and downloading user-generated content, and sharing such content with other registered users, and to use any other features and services purposely provided by us on that Website.
5. User Communications and User Content
You agree that we may use any User Communication for any purpose in our sole discretion, including reproduction, transmission, disclosure, publication, broadcast, development, manufacturing and/or marketing in any manner whatsoever for any or all commercial or non-commercial purposes. You agree that we shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any User Communication in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any User Communication; or (3) to monitor, use, return, review or respond to any User Communication. We will have no liability related to the content of any User Communication, whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, libel, privacy, obscenity, or otherwise. We retain the right to remove any User Communication that includes any material we deem inappropriate or unacceptable (for example, see Sections 5 and 6 below).
You represent and warrant that any Content you submit in User Communication is original to you, that you own all applicable legal rights in the Content, and that the Content does not and will not infringe upon the rights of any other person or entity. You warrant, certify and represent that any individuals depicted in audio or visual files submitted as part of a User Communication, other than yourself, are of the age of majority in their respective states of residence, subject to the next paragraph; and you grant us the right to copy, edit, change, revise, display, perform, publish, distribute the likenesses of those individuals and that you have the authority to attest to this release on their behalves. If any of the individuals depicted in any User Communication are minors in their respective states of residence, you certify, warrant and represent that you are the parent or legal custodian of each such individual and you grant the use of the media containing his/her depiction in accordance with the Terms.
In addition to the User-Generated Content Rules set forth in Section 5, below, you are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, libelous, unethical, obscene, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law.
6. User–Generated Content Rules
If you become aware of any violation of the User Generated Content Rules or other unacceptable behavior by any user, you should report such activity to us by contacting us.
If you post information on any of our sites, you are solely responsible for each User Communication that you post on any Website or transmit to other users and agree that you will not hold us responsible or liable for any User Communication from another user that you access on any Website. Moreover, we reserve the right to delete any User Communication from any of our sites.
Categories of prohibited User Communications are set forth below and reflect examples but are not intended to be exhaustive of what constitutes prohibited User Communications. Without limitation, you agree that you will not post or transmit to other users anything that you know or reasonably believe:
You understand that when using any Website, you will be exposed to User Communications from a variety of sources and that we are not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Communications.
7. Copyright and Trademark Rules
We are committed to complying with copyright and related laws, and we require all users of the Website to comply with these laws. Accordingly, you may not store any material or content on, or disseminate any material or content over, any Website in any manner that constitutes an infringement of third party intellectual property rights, including but not limited to, rights granted by copyright law. You may not post, modify, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information belonging to others without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. It is our policy to terminate use privileges of any user who infringes the copyright rights of others upon receipt of proper notification to us by the copyright owner or the copyright owner’s legal agent.
If you believe that your work has been copied and posted on any of Our Websites in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our designated agent with the following information:
The foregoing information (“Notice”) should be sent to:
Attn: Legal Department
11 North Buona Vista Drive
#14-08 Metropolis Tower 2, Singapore 138589Tel: 65-6735-9303
8. Accounts, Passwords and Security
You agree to notify us immediately of any actual or potential unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other actual or potential breach of security. However, you may be held liable for losses incurred by us or any other user of or visitor to any of Our Websites due to someone else using your Account ID, password or account.
You may not use anyone else’s Account ID, password or account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that Account ID, password or account. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.
9. Products and Sales
In describing and portraying our products on Our Websites, we attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, we do not warrant that the product descriptions or other Content of any Website is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. We reserve the right to correct any typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing and availability from time to time without prior notice. If a product offered on a Website is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it to us in accordance with our return policy of the relevant Website.
We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors of our products that appear at the Websites. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor’s display of any color will be accurate, complete, reliable or error-free.
10. Links to Our Websites; Third Party Links on Our Websites
Creating or maintaining any link from another website to any page on any of Our Websites without our prior written permission is prohibited. Running or displaying any of Our Websites or any information or material displayed on any Website in frames or through similar means on another website without our prior written permission is prohibited. Any permitted links to any of Our Websites must comply will all applicable laws, statutes, rules and regulations.
From time to time, a Website may contain links to other websites that are not owned, operated or controlled by us. All such links are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave Our Websites and we cannot be responsible for any content, materials, information or events that are present on or that occur on websites that are not owned, operated or controlled by us.
11. Change in Websites and Contents
We reserve the right, at any time in our sole discretion, to: modify, suspend or discontinue any of Our Websites or any service, content, feature or product offered through any Website, with or without notice; charge fees in connection with the use of any Website; modify and/or waive any fees charged in connection with any Website; and/or offer opportunities to some or all users of any Website. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party should any of the foregoing occur with respect to any of Our Websites.
12. Disclaimers; Limitations on Liability; Indemnity
YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR RISK. THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS AND SERVICES PROVIDED ON THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. THE FOREGOING EXCLUSIONS OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES DO NOT APPLY TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY LAW. PLEASE REFER TO YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY SUCH PROHIBITIONS.
We do not assume any responsibility for any damages to, or any viruses that may infect, your computer, telecommunication equipment, or other property caused by or arising from your access to, use of, or browsing any of Our Websites, or your downloading of any information or materials from any of Our Websites.
IN NO EVENT WILL WE OR ANY OF OUR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS, NOR ANY PARTY INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION OR TRANSMISSION OF THIS WEB SITE, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THIS WEB SITE, ANY WEB SITES LINKED TO THIS WEB SITE, OR THE MATERIALS, INFORMATION OR SERVICES CONTAINED ON ANY OR ALL SUCH WEB SITES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY DO NOT APPLY TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY LAW. PLEASE REFER TO YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY SUCH PROHIBITIONS.
If any part of these warranty disclaimers or limitations of liability is found to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason or if we are otherwise found to be liable to you in any manner, then our aggregate liability for all claims under such circumstances for liabilities, shall not exceed the lesser of (i) the amount paid by you for your use of the Website during the prior twelve (12) months or (ii) ten dollars ($10).
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless , our officers, directors, employees, business partners and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorneys’ fees) arising from: (i) any breach by you of any of these Terms and Conditions, (ii) your User Communications, (iii) your use of materials or features available on the Website (except to the extent a claim is based upon infringement of a third party right by materials created by us.) or (iv) a violation by you of applicable law or any agreement or terms with a third party to which you are subject.
13. Governing Law; Severability; Waiver; Dispute Resolution
It is your responsibility to ascertain and obey all applicable local, state, federal and international laws, statutes, rules and regulations (including minimum age requirements) related to the use of Our Websites. Any dispute arising out of, or relating to, the use of any of Our Websites will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state where our office is based, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law.
If any part of the Terms shall be held or declared to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be ineffective but shall not affect any other part of the Terms.
Any failure by us to partially or fully exercise any rights or the waiver of any breach of the Terms by you, shall not prevent a subsequent exercise of such right by us or be deemed a waiver by us of any subsequent breach by you of the same or any other term of the Terms. Our rights and remedies under the Terms shall be cumulative, and the exercise of any such right or remedy shall not limit our right to exercise any other right or remedy.
Any claim arising out of, or relating to, the Terms must be brought within one (1) year after the cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. No recovery may be sought or received for damages other than out-of-pocket expenses, except that the prevailing party will be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. In the event of any controversy or dispute between us and you arising out of or in connection with your use of the Websites, the parties shall attempt, promptly and in good faith, to resolve any such dispute. If we are unable to resolve any such dispute within a reasonable time (not to exceed thirty (30) days), then either party may submit such controversy or dispute to mediation. If the dispute cannot be resolved through mediation, then the parties shall be free to pursue any right or remedy available to them under applicable law in the courts of that state where our office is located.
14. Contact Us
If you have any questions or concerns about the Terms, please contact us by any of the methods:
By telephone: +02 705 0500
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or write to us at:
Levi Strauss Philippines Inc
20th Floor, Tower II, The Enterprise Center,
Paseo de Roxas Corner, 6766 Ayala Avenue,
Makati City, Philippines