Terms and Conditions
All text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music, artwork and computer code (collectively known as “Content“), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, ‘look and feel‘ and arrangement of such Content, contained on the Website is owned, controlled or licensed by or to Shop Monde, and is protected by copyright, patent and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws.
Shop Monde does not, nor does any other party who provides Content to this Website make any warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or currency of the Content. As a user of this Website, you are required to make your own enquiries before entering into any transaction on the basis of or in reliance upon the Content. To the extent permitted by law, Shop Monde and its employees, officers, agents and contractors exclude all liability for any loss or damage (including without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or damage) arising from the use of, or reliance upon the Content whether or not this is caused by a negligent act or omission.
Shop Monde and each party providing Content to the Website are limited in its liability to the extent permitted by law, to the resupply of the Content. Shop Monde does not accept responsibility for any liability in respect of access to other content through the use of this Website.
2. USE OF THE WEBSITE
While utilising our Website, you may not use any automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Website or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Website or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Website. Shop Monde reserves its right to bar individuals thought to be conducting such activity.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any portion or feature of the Website, or any other systems or networks connected to the Website or to any other services offered on or through the Website by hacking or any other illegitimate means.
You may not scan or test the vulnerability of the Website or any network connected to the Website, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Website or any network connected to the Website.
You may not trace or seek to trace any information of any user or customer of Shop Monde, including any Shop Monde account not owned by you to its source. You may not exploit the Website or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Website in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, as provided for by the Website.
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonably large burden on the infrastructure of the Website or Shop Monde’s systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Website.
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website or any transaction being conducted on the Website, or with any other person’s use of the Website.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to Shop Monde on or through the Website or any service offered on or through the Website. You may not pretend that you are or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.
Shop Monde does not guarantee that your use of this Website will be confidential. Shop Monde is not responsible for any harm that you or any person may suffer as a result of a breach of confidentiality in respect of your use of this Website.
Shop Monde is committed to adopting the highest standards to safeguard our customers’ personal information. Please refer to our Privacy Statement which sets out how and why we collect, use and disclose your personal information.
5. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES AND TO SHOP MONDE WEBSITE
This Website may contain links to other independent third-party websites (“Linked Websites”). These Linked Websites are provided solely as a convenience to our visitors. Such Linked Websites are not under Shop Monde’s control, and Shop Monde is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of such Linked Websites, including any information or materials contained on such Linked Websites. You will need to make your own independent judgment regarding your interaction with these Linked Websites.
6. EDITORIAL POLICY
The Website includes links to our affiliate retailers which Shop Monde may obtain a commission on the sales generated from that particular affiliate website. This commission does not impact Shop Monde’s choice of editorial content or opinions on our Website. Shop Monde’s advertising partners may from time to time pay for feature stories, dedicated e-mails and product spotlights.
Shop Monde shall take all reasonable steps to ensure the security of your personal information. Please refer to our Privacy Statement for further information on how Shop Monde has endeavoured to ensure the security of Personal Information.
Shop Monde notes further that some components of the Website require an account and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account information and are fully responsible for all conduct carried out under this password and account.
Shop Monde is not liable for any loss of confidentiality or for any damages arising from your failure to comply with security measures. Shop Monde requests that you promptly report to it any unauthorised use of the password.
For any claims relating to a coupon that cannot be excluded or restricted under consumer protection laws:
(a) you will be entitled to a full refund or replacement coupon if there is a major failure by Shop Monde or the provider to comply with the consumer guarantees under the Australian consumer laws; and
(b) for minor failures by Shop Monde to comply with the consumer guarantees under these laws, the liability of Shop Monde for any applicable claim will (at Shop Monde’s discretion and to the maximum extent permitted by law) be limited to:
(i) in the case of goods: (A) repairing or replacing those goods; or (B) paying the cost of having those goods repaired or replaced; and
(ii) if the breach relates to services: (A) resupplying those or equivalent services; or (B) paying the cost of having those services resupplied.
Shop Monde reserves the right to do the following, at any time, without notice:
- Modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to the Website, or any portion of the Website, for any reason;
- Modify or change the Website, or any portion of the Website, including prices, and any applicable policies or terms; and
- To interrupt the operation of the Website, or any portion of the Website, as necessary to perform routine or non-routine maintenance, error correction, or other changes.
You must indemnify and hold harmless Shop Monde or its employee’s, contractors and agents and keep them indemnified against all loss, actions, proceedings, costs, expenses (including legal fees), claims and damages arising from:
- Reliance by you on any information obtained through the Website.
10. APPLICABLE LAW
The Website (excluding any linked third party Websites) is controlled by Shop Monde. By accessing this Website, you accept that any disputes about this Website or the Content are to be determined by the Courts having jurisdiction in Victoria. In accordance with the laws in force in Victoria (subject to the application of any principal of conflict of laws inconsistent with this requirement).
Although this Website can be accessed throughout Australia and overseas, Shop Monde does not represent that the content of this Website complies with the laws (including the intellectual property laws) of countries outside Australia. If you access this Website from outside Australia, you do this on your own responsibility and are responsible for ensuring compliance with all laws in the place where you are located.