Amazon`s Conditions of use

Last updated on December 13, 2012.

Welcome to Amazon

Amazon and its affiliates ("Amazon") offer web site functions and other products and services when you visit or shop at Amazon (the "Website"), you use the products or services of Amazon, use Amazon applications for mobile devices or use software provided by Amazon in connection therewith (the "Services Amazon" each of them, "Amazon Service"). Amazon pays Amazon Services under the conditions stated on this page.

Terms of Use

Please read these terms carefully before using the services Amazon. By using Amazon services, you agree to be bound by these conditions. We offer a wide range of services from Amazon and sometimes additional conditions may apply. In addition, each time you use any Amazon service, (for example, Amazon MP3, Wishlist, Gift Certificates or Amazon applications for mobile devices), shall likewise be subject to the general terms and conditions and the specific conditions applicable to such Services Amazon (the "Terms of Services"). The General Conditions of Service shall prevail over these Terms of Use in case of discrepancy between the two.

1. Privacy

Please review our Privacy Notice, and our Cookie and Internet advertising, which also govern the use they make of the services of Amazon, to know our practices.

2. electronic Communications

Each time you use an Amazon service or send us an email, you are communicating with us electronically. We will contact you by email, by posting notices on our website or by other Amazon services. For the purposes of this contract, you consent to receive communications from us by electronic means, and agree that all agreements, notices and other notices and communications that we send electronically satisfy any requirement of written form, unless any applicable law character imperative to require a different form of communication.

3. Copyright, intellectual property rights and database rights

All content hosted or made available in any of the Amazon services, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, and data compilations are the property of Amazon or its suppliers content and is protected by the laws of Luxembourg as well as international legislation on intellectual property rights, copyright and database rights. The entire set of hosted or made available through any service Amazon content is exclusive property of Amazon, and is protected by Luxembourg and international copyright and database rights.

Is not permitted systematic extraction or reuse of any part of the contents of any Amazon Services without our express written consent. In particular, the use of tools or robots for search and data mining for extraction is not allowed (whether on one or more occasions) substantial parts of the Amazon services for reuse without our express written consent. Nor is it allowed users to create and publish their own databases when these contain substantial portions of any of the Amazon Services (e.g. our product lists and price lists) without our express written consent.

4. Trademarks

You can view a list (not exhaustive) of marks in the Amazon link below. Additionally, graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names appearing included or available through the Amazon Services are trademarks or trade dress represent the Amazon brand. Trademarks or trade dress of Amazon in connection with any product or service that is not Amazon, or in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among users or that disparages or discredits Amazon may not be used. All other trademarks not owned by Amazon that appear included or available through the Amazon Services belong to their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated or associated in any way with Amazon, or sponsored by Amazon.

5. Patents

Several patents from Amazon Services apply to Amazon and the functions and services available through them. Moreover, different parts of the Amazon Services operate under different licenses one or more patents. You can view a list (not exhaustive) of the corresponding patents and other patents Amazon third licensed for Amazon on the following link.

6. License and Access

Subject to compliance by you of these Terms and Conditions and the General Conditions of the applicable Services and to pay the price applicable in your case, Amazon or its content providers are granted a non-transferable, non-exclusive license, and non-sublicensable of access and use the Amazon Services for non-commercial personal purposes. This license does not include any right of resale or commercial use of the Services of Amazon or its content, nor any right to collect or use any product listings, descriptions, or prices. Nor does it include the right to make any derivative use of the Amazon Services or its contents, or to download or copy any account information for the benefit of another business, or the use of tools or robots for search and data extraction or the like.

Amazon and its licensors, suppliers, publishers, rights holders and other content suppliers reserve all rights not expressly contained in these Terms of Use or the Terms of Service.

Are not allowed to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any Amazon Services or any part thereof for commercial purposes, in each case without our prior written consent.

Nor is it permitted to use framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other protected by copyright (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Amazon without proper prior written consent information. Not allowed to use meta tags (meta tags) or any other "hidden text" utilizing the names or trademarks of Amazon without our prior written consent brands.

Please make a proper use of Amazon services. You are permitted to use the Amazon Services lawfully. Any breach by you of these Terms of Use or the Terms of Service will void the permission or license granted by Amazon.

7. Your Account

When you use the Amazon Services is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer. Insofar as permitted by applicable law, you agree to assume responsibility for all appropriate activities from using your account or password. You must take all necessary measures in order to ensure and safeguard the confidentiality of your password measures, and should inform us immediately if you have reason to believe that your password has been brought to the attention of a third party, or if it has been used in unauthorized manner or is likely to be. It is your responsibility to check that the data you provide is accurate and complete, also being obliged to inform us immediately whenever a change occurs in the information you provided. You can access and update your information through the My Account section of the website.

You may not use any service Amazon: (i) in any way that causes, or may cause, damage or any damage to any of the services Amazon or discontinuation of access to them or (ii) for any fraudulent or for the purpose of committing any crime or other illegal activity of any kind or (iii) to generate any kind of discomfort, inconvenience or anxiety in a third-party.

We reserve the right to deny access to the service, to cancel any accounts and remove or modify any data if the user fail to comply with applicable law, these Terms of Use or any other terms and conditions or applicable policies.

8. Reviews, comments, communications and other content

Users can publish their views and opinions and to publish other content, send communications, suggestions, ideas, comments, questions or other information, so long as the contents thereof not be unlawful, obscene, abusive, constitutes a threat scenario or defamation or invade another`s privacy, infringing intellectual property rights or otherwise offensive to third parties or objectionable, or consist of or contain software viruses, political propaganda or advertising content, chain letters, mass mailings or constitute any another type of "spam". Not allowed to use false e-mail addresses, or impersonate another person or entity, or otherwise misrepresent the origin of any content. We reserve the right (without however, in the absence of a valid Form Notice, is bound to it) to remove or edit any content. If you believe that any content on Amazon Services or any materials whose sale was advertised on the same claim includes any defamatory, or understood that intellectual property rights are being infringed by any element or information available in the Amazon Services, please let us know that fact through the completion and presentation of the Notice Form, which will respond.

By posting any Content or any material submitted for publication, and unless indicated otherwise, you grant: (a) in favor of Amazon a nonexclusive, free and fully susceptible right assignment and transfer to a third party, to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works and exploit any and distribute and display the content worldwide and through any media, and (b) in favor of Amazon, its sublicensees and who derived his title Amazon, the right to use the name provided by you in connection with such content, if they so decide. This provision does not involve the transfer of any moral right.

You accept the irrevocable character of the rights conferred during the entire term of any protection of their intellectual property rights on the content and material identified above. It also undertakes to perform any additional actions that may be necessary in order to formalize the assignment of the rights conferred for Amazon, including the execution of any instruments and documents, at our request.

You represent and warrant that the holder otherwise control all of the rights to the content that could be published, expressing and also guaranteed that the date of the submission of such content: (i) the content and material is accurate, and that (ii) the use of such content or material will not breach any of the policies or guidelines Amazon, nor will any damage to any person or entity (also ensuring that the content or material in question is not defamatory). You agree to release Amazon of any third-party claims against Amazon arising from or in relation to such content and materials, except to the extent that such liability arises from the lack of adequate suppression by us of such content or material after have been notified (through the corresponding Form Notice) the illegality of such content or material.

9. Intellectual Property Claims

Amazon respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe your intellectual property rights have been infringed, please make use of our Policy and Infringement Claims Procedure.

10. Conditions on Amazon Software

All software, including updates, improvements and other documentation related to the software that we make available to you at any time regarding the Amazon Services (the "Amazon Software") is further subject of the present Conditions of Use & Sale, the conditions that you can find here.

11. Other businesses

Besides Amazon, third exploit stores offer your services or sell product lines through this website. Additionally, we provide links to the websites of its affiliates and other companies. We are not responsible for examining or qualify, or in any way guarantee, offers no such businesses or individuals or the content hosted on their respective web sites. We assume no responsibility for the actions, product, and content of any of these businesses or individuals or any other third party. The customer will always be informed if a third party is involved in its operation and may share with such third party any information relating to that operation. We suggest that you carefully review the privacy statements and other conditions of use of such third parties.

12. The role of Amazon

Amazon allows third party vendors and sell their products at Amazon. The details page of these products contain the appropriate information in the event that they were offered by outside vendors. Although Amazon facilitates transactions through its Marketplace platform, Amazon is neither the buyer nor the seller of the products offered by outside vendors. Amazon simply provides a space where buyers and sellers can negotiate and transact. Therefore, the appropriate contract is generated once the purchase has been made of any product sold by an outside vendor, concerned solely with the purchaser and seller of the product. Amazon is not part of that contract, assumes no liability in connection therewith, or acts as agent for the seller. The seller is responsible for the sale of their products and to offer assistance as to the claims of the buyer, or with respect to any matter relating to the contract between buyer and seller. Nevertheless, because Amazon wants to guarantee the buyer a safe space in which to shop, Amazon offers the Warranty A to Z of Amazon, in addition to any rights that the consumer may be statutory or contractual provision.

13. Our responsibility

We will make our best efforts to ensure availability, uninterrupted, Amazon Services, and the absence of any errors in transmission of information that may occur. However, due to the very nature of the Internet, we can not guarantee such extremes. Also, your access to Amazon services could occasionally be suspended or restricted for the purpose of performing repairs, or maintenance or the introduction of new products or services. Endeavor to limit the frequency and duration of such suspension or restriction.

Amazon will not be responsible for (i) any losses that were not attributable to any breach by you, (ii) business losses (including loss of profits, revenue, contracts, anticipated savings, data, loss of goodwill or incurred unnecessary expenses), or (iii) any indirect losses or consequential nature that were not reasonably foreseeable by both parties at the time the user has started to use Amazon services. Nor will we be liable for any delay or failure to perform our obligations under these conditions if such delay or failure to perform it were attributable to circumstances beyond our reasonable control. This provision does not affect the right of the customer to receive the product or providing the service in a reasonable time, or to receive timely repayment in case we could not supply the goods or services within a reasonable time by any cause beyond our reasonable control.

The laws of some countries may not allow some or all of the limits of liability provided above. If such legislation applied to it, any or all of those limits may not apply to you. Such legislation could also confer additional rights on forward looking statements.

Nothing in these terms limits or excludes our liability for false or in the event of death or attributable to our negligence or willful injury.

14. Applicable Law

These conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is expressly excluded the application of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. Both parties agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the district courts of the city of Luxembourg, which means that you can claim your consumer rights in relation to these Terms of Use in Luxembourg and in their Member State of residence the European Union.

15. Modification of the Service or Variation of Conditions

We reserve the right to make changes in the Amazon Services, in policy and in our terms and conditions, including the Terms of Use and the Terms of Service at any time. You will be subject to the terms and conditions, policies, Terms and Conditions General Conditions of existing services to date use the Amazon Services. If any of these Terms of Use or the Terms of Service is held invalid, void or for any ineffective cause, that condition shall be deemed excluded that such declaration could affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining conditions.

16. Resignation

In case of breach by you of these Terms of Use, and even if we could choose not to exercise any rights available to us at that time, we can make use of such rights and remedies in any other occasion where you could break again these Conditions of Use.

17. Minors

We do not sell products to minors. Children`s products that we sell must be purchased by adults. All children under 18 can only use the Amazon Services under the supervision of a parent or guardian.

18. Procedure and form of notice of rights violations

If you believe any of your rights have been violated, we invite you to fill out and send us the following form of notice. Respond immediately to those rights holders and their representatives who can complete and file Form of Notice for the purposes of communicating any concerns you may have regarding any alleged violation of their rights.

Once we receive the form of Notice, we may initiate various actions, which may include deletion of information or product in question, without implying in any way any liability admission without prejudice to any right, action or defense which could assist, all of which are expressly reserved. Also, under referral by you of a Form of notice, it is understood that it grants in favor of Amazon the right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create any derivative works from the content and exhibit the same worldwide and through any medium. This includes the right for us to submit the Notice Form to the parties who had provided the allegedly infringing content. You agree to hold harmless Amazon regarding any third-party claims against Amazon arising from or relating to the submission of a Notice Form.

Concerning offers of outside vendors Disclaimer: Please note that the offers of outside vendors are merely hosted on Amazon and only includes prior indication the request solely on external vendors, whose contact details are set out in corresponding section of "About the Seller", accessible through any such offers.

And Definitions ISBN-10 ASIN: ASIN means "Amazon Standard Item (or Identification) Number" (Item or Amazon Standard Identification) and represents a Amazon own identifier composed of ten (10) characters. This number appears in the description of each product in the "Product Details". "ISBN-10" stands for "International Standard Book Number" and is an identifier consisting of ten (10) digits on some sheets of books in the "Product Details".

Important Note: provide false, misleading or incorrect information in the Notice Form can lead to both civil and criminal responsibilities. If you have doubts, you should consult with your legal advisor.

19. Additional Terms of Software Use Amazon

  1. Using software from Amazon. You may use the Software on Amazon only to use and enjoy Amazon Services Amazon provides you, as permitted by the Terms of Use, these Terms of Use of Software and Services Terms and Conditions. You may not separate any individual component of the Software from Amazon for use in their own programs or compile any part of it along with their programs, or transfer it for use with another service, or may sell, rent, lease, loan, distribute or sublicense or otherwise assign any rights to the Software from Amazon, either in part or in full. You can not use the Software for any illegal use Amazon. We may terminate the provision of the Software Amazon and deny the right to use the Software from Amazon at any time. In case of breach of these Terms of Use Software, the Terms of Use of Amazon and other Terms and Conditions of the Services, your right to use the Software Amazon cease without notice. There are additional conditions contained or distributed with the Software from Amazon, as specified in the related documentation as applicable for the Software from Amazon (or software incorporated into the Software Amazon) that prevail in the use of such software in case of conflict with these Terms of Use of Software. All software used by Amazon Services is owned by Amazon or its content providers and software is protected by Luxembourg and international intellectual and industrial property.
  2. Using third party services. When using Amazon software, you can be using one or more third party services, such as data services or a support provider of mobile platforms by using wireless networks. The use of these third party services may be subject to additional policies, terms of use and applicable fees.
  3. Prohibition on Reverse Engineering. You are not permitted, nor can encourage, assist or authorize any other person to, copy, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise manipulate the software Amazon, either in part or in whole, or create derivative works from the Software or Amazon.
  4. Automatic Updates. In order to keep your software updated Amazon, you may be offer without prior notification thereof occasional automatic or manual updates.

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