Terms and Conditions
Welcome to laffaire.net ("Website"). L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. and/or its affiliates provide website features and other products and services to you when you visit or shop at laffaire.net, use L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. products or services, or use the software provided by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. in connection with any of the foregoing. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. provides the services subject to the following conditions. This user agreement ("Terms and Conditions" or "T&C" or "Terms" or "Agreement") is between you ("you" or "End User" or "your" or "Buyer" or "Customer" or "Registered User") and L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. ("Company" or "us" or "we" or "laffaire.net"). This document is an electronic record as per the Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures. Notwithstanding anything contained or said in any other document, if there is a conflict between the terms mentioned herein below and any other document, the terms contained in the present T & C shall alone prevail for the purposes of usage of the Site.
The domain name laffaire.net is registered in the name of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. which is a registered company under the Companies Act, 1956. Its registered office is at M-59, Greater Kailash-1 Market New Delhi-110048. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. is in the business of selling luxury lifestyle retail products such as apparel and other related goods and has two retail stores located across Delhi.
RIGHT TO CHANGE
L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. reserves the sole right to update or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice. For this reason, we encourage you to review these Terms and Conditions every time you purchase products from us or use our Website.
When you use any of our Services or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You, by using our services consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on this Site or through other services. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. The legal requirements would be in conformity with the Indian Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
- Unless otherwise indicated or anything contained to the contrary or any proprietary material owned by a third party and so expressly mentioned, L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. owns all Intellectual Property Rights to and into the Website, including, without limitation, any and all rights, title and interest in and to copyright, related rights, patents, utility models, trademarks, trade names, service marks, designs, know-how, trade secrets and inventions (whether patentable or not), goodwill, source code, meta tags, databases, text, content, graphics, icons, and hyperlinks. You acknowledge and agree that you shall not use, reproduce or distribute any content from the Website belonging to L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. without obtaining authorization from it.
- User shall not upload post or otherwise make available on the Site any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. does not have any express burden or responsibility to provide the Users with indications, markings or anything else that may aid the User in determining whether the material in question is copyrighted or trademarked. User shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, proprietary rights or any other harm resulting from such a submission. By submitting material to any public area of the Site, User warrants that the owner of such material has expressly granted L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material. The user also permits any other end-user to access, view, store or reproduce the material for that end user's personal use. User hereby grants L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd., the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute any material made available on the Site by the User. The foregoing provisions of Section 25 apply equally to and are for the benefit of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd., its subsidiaries, affiliates and its third party content providers and licensors, and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions directly or on its own behalf.
- The Site contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, photos, video, graphics, music, sound, and the entire contents of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. protected by copyright as a collective work under the applicable copyright laws. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. Users may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. Users may download / print / save copyrighted material for the User's personal use only. Except as otherwise as expressly stated under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material without the express permission of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. and the copyright owner is permitted.
- If copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material is permitted, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made. The User acknowledges that he/she/it does not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material. Trademarks that are located within or on the Site or a website otherwise owned or operated in conjunction with L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. shall not be deemed to be in the public domain but rather the exclusive property of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd., unless such Site is under license from the trademark owner thereof in which case such license is for the exclusive benefit and use of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. unless otherwise stated.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS COMPLAINTS
L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes any Intellectual Property Right infringement, please address a complaint to the 'Customer Care' by way of an email as provided hereinbelow.
USER RESPONSIBILITY AND REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
- If you use the Website as Registered User, you agree that you are competent to contract within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your User ID and Password. You are responsible for all activities that occur under your User ID and Password. You agree, inter-alia, to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Website registration form or provided by You as a Visitor or user of a third party site through which You access the Website. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or not in accordance with the User Agreement, L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. has the right to indefinitely suspend or terminate or block access of your membership with the Website and refuse to provide you with access to the Website.
- You undertake not to host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that is contained on the website that:
- belongs to another person and to which you do not have any right to; is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous; defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever; harm minors in any way; infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights; violates any law for the time being in force; deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature; impersonate another person; contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource; threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation. That in case it is found that you are in violation of these express conditions, you shall be solely responsible and shall face all legal consequences of the same by yourself and that L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. shall in no manner be held responsible for the same.
- That in case it is found that you are in violation of these express conditions, you shall be solely responsible and shall face all legal consequences of the same by yourself and that L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. shall in no manner be held responsible for the same.
The price of our merchandise, as mentioned on laffaire.net, is the Maximum Retail Price (MRP) for the said product. Such MRP shall be inclusive of all local taxes as are applicable in India. Additional applicable taxes may be charged depending upon the destination where the order has to be shipped to. The tax rate applied and charged upon the order shall include a combined tax rate for both state and local tax rates in accordance with the address where the order is being shipped. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. reserves the right to collect taxes and/or such other levy/ duty/ surcharge that it may have to incur in addition to the normal taxes it may have to pay. We may also charge Delivery Charges which may include postal charges/ shipment charges etc. that may be applicable for your country.
- By changing the country, you will be charged according to the price list associated with that country.
- Our international catalogues are priced in Indian Rupees for Indian residents, British pounds for UK residents, and US dollars for all other international customers.
- Due to import/trade restrictions, certain products might not be available for delivery in your chosen country.
ORDER CANCELLATION BY L'AFFAIRE DESIGNS PVT. LTD.
Due to unavoidable circumstances, there may be times when certain orders having been validly placed may not be processed or capable of being dispatched. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. reserves the exclusive right to refuse or cancel any order for any reason. Some situations that may result in your order being cancelled shall include limitations on quantities available for purchase, inaccuracies or errors in product or pricing information, problems identified by our credit and fraud avoidance department or any defect regarding the quality of the product. We may also require additional verification or information before accepting any order. We will contact you if all or any portion of your order is cancelled or if additional information is required to accept your order. If your order is cancelled after your credit card/ debit card/ any other mode of payment has been charged, the said amount will be reversed into your Account/ as the case may be to the source of the payment within a period of 30 working days. Any type of voucher used in these orders shall be returned and made available to the user in case of cancellation by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd.
SHIPPING and PROCESSING FEE
Our shipping and processing charges are intended to compensate L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. for the cost of processing your order, handling and packing the products you purchase and delivering them to you. For further information, please refer to our Shipping and Payment Policy.
- While availing any of the payment method/s offered by us, we are not responsible or take no liability of whatsoever nature in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly to you including but not limited to the following: (a) lack of authorization for any transaction/s; (b) or exceeding the preset limit mutually agreed by you and between your "Bank/s"; (c) or any payment issues arising out of the transaction; (d) or decline of transaction for any other reason/s.
- All payments made against the purchases/services on laffaire.net by you shall be as against the MRP displayed on the Website and shall be in terms and conditions of the third party Online Payment Gateway Services as adopted and applicable to your transaction as approved by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. Before shipping your order to you, we may request you to provide supporting documents (including but not limited to Govt. issued ID and address proof) to establish the ownership of the payment instrument used by you for your purchase. This is done so as to ensure a safe and foolproof online shopping environment to our users.
DELIVERY / LOST IN TRANSIT
L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. endeavours but does not guarantee delivery of products in the stipulated period as mentioned on the purchase of the product. In no manner can the contract be repudiated if L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. fails to deliver any one or more products in the stipulated time frame. However, if you fail to take the delivery of the goods, L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. may at its discretion charge you for additional shipping cost.
REFUNDS and RETURNS
- L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. shall make all endeavours to deliver defect-free products to the purchasers. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. does not take title to any returned items purchased by the user unless the item is received by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. Any item purchased on our Website does not qualify for any return unless the product delivered is damaged or has manufacturing defects. The defective and/or damaged goods so received shall be communicated to L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. within 48 hours of its receipt. Any communication received after 48 hours of delivery shall not qualify for return unless expressly covered by the product warranty even in case the said product has been wrongly delivered.
- L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. holds the sole discretion to determine whether a refund can be issued. For further information, please read our Returns and Exchanges Policy.
Products displayed on L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. attempts to be as accurate as possible. However, L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. does not warrant that product description or other content is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. is not as described, your sole remedy is to contact L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. within 48 hours of receipt, and L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. reserves the right to provide a solution as per its discretion. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. is not liable to issue any refunds or allow exchanges and/or returns as a matter of policy.
Products displayed/ sold on the L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. website are manufactured/ procured as per the applicable Local Laws of India and are in conformity with the required Indian industry standards.
PRODUCT PRICING DISCLAIMER
The prices displayed on our Website may differ from prices that are available in stores. Further, the prices displayed in our catalogs are quotes which may vary from country to country for the same product. Prices shown on the Website both for India and in other International Countries are subject to change without prior notice. These prices only reflect the MRP and do not include shipping and taxes, which may be extra as applicable.
From time to time, there may be information on our Website or in our catalog that may contain typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, and availability. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice.
WARRANTIES and LIABILITY
- All information, content, materials, products (including software) and other services included on or otherwise made available to you by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. are provided on an AS IS and AS AVAILABLE basis, unless otherwise specified in writing. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the services, or the information, content, materials, products (including software) or other services included on or otherwise made available to you through L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. unless otherwise specified in writing. You expressly agree that your use of the Website is at your sole risk.
- L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. does not warrant that this Website will be constantly available, or available at all or that any information on this Website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.
- We will not be liable to You in any way or relation to the Contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, the Website. You acknowledge, by your use of this Website, that your use of this Website is at your sole risk, that you assume full responsibility for all risks associated with all necessary servicing or repairs of any equipment you use in connection with your use of this Website, and that L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. shall not be liable for any damages of any kind related to your use of this Website.
- Though L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. shall make all endeavour to protect its websites from any viruses or other illegal use of its Website. However, we do not warrant that this Site; information, Content, materials, product (including software) or services included on or otherwise made available to You through the Website; its servers; or electronic communication sent from us are free of viruses or other harmful components. Nothing on Website constitutes or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind.
- The Indian Laws shall solely govern all the Products sold on Website. In the event we are unable to deliver such Products due to implications of different territorial laws, we will return or will give credit for the amount (if any) received in advance by us from the sale of such Product that could not be delivered to You. It is YOUR responsibility to ensure that the products purchased on this Website are not restricted in your territory. L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. shall not be responsible for any non-compliance with regard to the local laws of that territory for any product available on this Website.
- L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of any service, or any information, content, materials, products (including software) or other 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.
You agree to indemnify and shall not hold L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. (and its officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, joint ventures, and employees) for any claim or demand, including but not limited to reasonable attorneys' fees, or arising out of or related to your breach of this T & C, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party or any damage to life and/or property caused by the products delivered.
- Any breach of any applicable local laws of that territory shall also result in, without prior notice immediately limit your activity, remove your information, temporarily/indefinitely suspend or terminate or block your membership, and/or refuse to provide you with access to this Website.
We reserve the right to make changes to our Site, policies, Service Terms, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.
The failure by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. to enforce at any time or for any period any one or more of the terms or conditions of the Agreement shall not be a waiver by L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. of them or of the right any time subsequent to enforce all Terms and Conditions of this Agreement.
Failure on the part of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. to perform any of its obligations and the non-furnishing of the Service), shall not entitle you to raise any claim against L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. or be a breach hereunder to the extent that such failure arises from an event of Force Majeure. If through force Majeure the fulfillment by either party of any obligation set forth in this Agreement will be delayed, the period of such delay will not be counted on in computing periods prescribed by this Agreement. Force Majeure will include any war, civil commotion, strike, governmental action, lockout, accident, epidemic or any other event of any nature or kind whatsoever beyond the control of L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. that directly or indirectly hinders or prevents L'affaire Designs Pvt. Ltd. from commencing or proceeding with consummation of the transactions contemplated hereby. You expressly agree that lack of funds shall not, in any event, constitute or be considered an event of Force Majeure.
- Your obligations to pay the Payment Fees shall not be suspended during the pendency of such proceedings.
- Any grievances you have by way of the use of the Website can be addressed to the 'Customer Care' by way of email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- The 'Customer Care' shall thereafter consider the same and provide a response within one month of the date of such complaint/ grievance.
- These Terms and Conditions or the documents of third party payment channels shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of India.
- This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures.