1 Acceptance of The Use Of merch.house Terms and Conditions
Your access to and use of merch.house is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website.
2 Legal Advice
The contents of merch.house website do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision. All material contained on merch.house is provided without any or warranty of any kind. You use the material on merch.house at your own discretion
3 Change of Use
merch.house reserves the right to: 4.1 change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that merch.house shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal and. 4.2 change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your continued use of the Website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.
4 Links to Third Party Websites
merch.house Website may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.
5.1 All copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in the Website and its content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website) are owned by or licensed to merch.house or otherwise used by merch.house as permitted by law.
5.2 In accessing the Website you agree that you will access the content solely for your personal, non-commercial use. None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the Website for personal, non-commercial home use only.
6 Links To and From Other Websites
6.1 Throughout this Website you may find links to third party websites. The provision of a link to such a website does not mean that we endorse that website. If you visit any website via a link on this Website you do so at your own risk.
6.2 Any party wishing to link to this website is entitled to do so provided that the conditions below are observed: (a) you do not seek to imply that we are endorsing the services or products of another party unless this has been agreed with us in writing; (b) you do not misrepresent your relationship with this website; and (c) ; the website from which you link to this Website does not contain offensive or otherwise controversial content or, content that infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of a third party.
6.3 By linking to this Website in breach of our terms, you shall indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered to this Website as a result of such linking.
7 Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
7.1 The Website is provided on an AS IS and AS AVAILABLE basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
7.2 To the extent permitted by law, merch.house will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website.
7.3 merch.house makes no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
7.4 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of merch.house for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of merch.house or that of its employees or agents.
You agree to indemnify and hold merch.house and its employees and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against merch.house arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website.
If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
If you breach these Conditions of Use and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these Conditions of Use.
11 Governing Law
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of United States and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the United States courts.
12 Our Contact Details
Our Office Address: 312 W. 5th St #M9, Los Angeles CA 90013. United States For any further information please email merch.house Team
Merch House is a custom apparel platform exclusively for Greek fraternities and sororities (collectively, “Chapters”). Merch House offers its services on www.merch.house (the “Site”). Chapters will be provided with a full suite of tools that allow them to manage apparel related needs of the Chapter including, but not limited to: create custom apparel products, make bulk purchases, run campaigns, and invite and manage Members of the House (“Users”). Merch House will provide each Chapter with it’s own unique e-commerce storefront (the “Store”), hosted on the Merch House platform. The Chapter, with Merch House’s help, can choose to populate the store with designs and products of their choice. Merch House will print and fulfill all orders placed through the Chapter’s Store.
a. Exclusivity: as a registered Chapter, you agree to exclusively conduct all Custom Apparel (any decorated product that can be worn) orders through the Merch House platform. This exclusivity clause will be in effect as long as your Chapter holds an active account on the Merch House platform. Merch House retains the right to revoke your account standing if your House is found to be in violation of these exclusivity terms.
* You may use third party services in the event Merch House does not provide the blank apparel item, decoration service type or any combination of the two. Certain exemptions may also be provided on a case by case basis. All exemptions must be approved via expressed written consent through the Merch House community management team.
b. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee: all products ordered through the Merch House platform will be covered through our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Due to the human touch of customized goods, mistakes can happen. Our promise is that if issues do arise with your order, we will do whatever it takes to resolve the situation fairly.
c. Cancellation: either party (Chapter or Merch House) may elect to terminate the Chapter’s subscription to the Merch House service at any time during your subscription. To initiate cancellation, parties must provide written notice to each other.
d. Earning credits: The House will receive 8% credit for each retail item sold on the Chapter’s Store. A pre-negotiated custom credit percentage may be applied to philanthropy campaigns. Credits may be applied toward bulk orders placed through the Merch House platform at any time. Credits earned for philanthropic campaigns may be cashed out via check per request. Credits never expire but may not be redeemed in the event of cancellation.
Trademarks and Licensing
Merch House Brand Guidelines: the name “Merch House”, our iconography, logos and designs that we use in connection to the services we provide are trademarks owned and operated by Merch House Inc.
Affinity Greek Licensing: Merch House is fully licensed with Affinity Consultants, the owner of all Greek trademarks associated with Houses registered on the Merch House platform. All designs and orders are subject to the Affinity Brand Licensing approval process, which Merch House will facilitate prior to any products being listed or ordered.
Responsibility for your content: Merch House does not claim any ownership rights for the content you upload. The House will be solely responsible for the content you upload and use on the Merch House platform. You represent that you are not infringing or violating any third party’s rights by using it on your products sold, manufactured or fulfilled by Merch House Inc. To the extent that the House is alleged to violate these Terms, you agree to indemnify Merch House and hold Merch House harmless.