This website is operated by CLUB OCEAN, Switzerland (NE) owned by GECOM SARL
Grand rue 30, 2416 Les Brenets
On this site, the terms "CLUB OCEAN", "Club Ocean", "we", "us" and "our" refer to GECOM SARL. CLUB OCEAN offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.
By visiting this site and/or purchasing any of our products, you are engaging in our "Service" and agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions", "Terms and Conditions"), including any additional terms, conditions and policies referenced and/or hyperlinked herein. These Terms and Conditions apply to all users of this site, including, but not limited to, users who browse the site, are sellers, customers, merchants, and/or content contributors.
Please read these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of this site, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you must not access the website or use the services offered on it. If these Terms and Conditions are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms and Conditions.
All new features and tools added to this shop in the future will also be subject to these Terms and Conditions. You can view the most current version of the Terms and Conditions of Use at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use by posting updates and/or changes on our website. It is your responsibility to check this page regularly for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes your acceptance of those changes.
Our shop is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
By accepting these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use, you represent that you have reached the age of majority in your country, state or province of residence, and that you have given us your consent to allow any minor in your care to use this website.
You may not use our products for any illegal or unauthorised purpose, nor may you, in using the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
You must not transmit any worms, viruses or other code of a destructive nature.
Any breach or violation of these Terms and Conditions will result in immediate termination of your Services.
SECTION 2 - TERMS AND CONDITIONS
We reserve the right to deny access to the Services to any person at any time for any reason.
You understand that your content (excluding your credit card information) may be transferred in an unencrypted manner, and this involves (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements for connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transmission over networks.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any part of the Service or use of the Service, or any access to the Service or contact on the website, through which the Service is provided, without our prior express written permission.
The headings used in this agreement are included for your convenience, and will not limit or affect these Terms.
SECTION 3 - ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION
We are not responsible for the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information available on this site. The content of this site is provided for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon as your sole source of information for making decisions without first consulting more accurate, complete and up-to-date information sources. If you decide to rely on the content presented on this site, you do so at your own risk.
This site may contain certain prior information. Such past information, by its nature, is not current and is provided for informational purposes only. We reserve the right to change the content of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update the information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.
SECTION 4 - CHANGES IN SERVICE AND PRICES
Prices for our products are subject to change without notice.
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (and any portion or content of the Service) without notice and at any time.
We will not be liable to you or any third party for any change in price, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
SECTION 5 - PRODUCTS OR SERVICES (if any)
Certain products or services may be available exclusively online through our website. These products or services may be available in limited quantities and may only be subject to returns or exchanges.
We have done our best to display as clearly as possible the colours and images of our products that appear on our shop. We cannot guarantee that your computer screen will display the colours accurately.
We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit sales of our products or services to any person, geographic area or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any product or service we offer. All product descriptions and product prices are subject to change at any time without notice, at our sole discretion. We reserve the right to discontinue offering any product at any time. Any offer of service or product made on this site is void where prohibited by law.
We also reserve the right to withhold assistance or favourable response on orders that have been placed for more than 60 days without any request from the customer during that time. If an order is undelivered, lost or an error has been made, we are not obliged to act after the 60 day period if no written email request is made to our customer service department for obvious reasons of limitation of liability.
We do not guarantee that the quality of any products, services, information, or other merchandise obtained or purchased by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.
SECTION 6 - DELIVERY
The delivery time is 7 to 15 working days from the date of shipment. This duration is indicative and corresponds to the usual average but can vary according to the periods of the year and the local subtleties related to the address of each customer.
Unless otherwise stated on the Site during the ordering process or in the description of the Products ordered, CLUB OCEAN undertakes in all cases to deliver the Products within a maximum of thirty (30) days after the conclusion of the contract with a Consumer Client.
Any delay in delivery in relation to the date or time indicated to the Consumer Client when ordering or, in the absence of indication of a date or time when ordering, exceeding thirty (30) days from the conclusion of the contract may result in the cancellation of the sale at the initiative of the Consumer Client, upon written request by the Consumer Client by registered letter with acknowledgement of receipt, if after having enjoined the Seller to carry out the delivery, the Seller has not done so. The Consumer Customer will then be refunded, at the latest in the fourteen (14) days following the date on which the contract was denounced, of the totality of the paid sums. This clause is not intended to apply if the delay in delivery is due to a case of force majeure.
SECTION 7 - ACCURACY OF BILLING AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION
We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, reduce or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions could include orders placed by or from the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. In the event that we change an order or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting you at the email and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was placed. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, may appear to be from merchants, resellers or distributors.
You agree to provide current, complete and accurate order and account information for all orders placed on our store. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address, credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we may complete your transactions and contact you if necessary.
SECTION 8 - OPTIONAL TOOLS
We may provide you with access to third party tools over which we have no control or influence.
You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools on an "as is" and "as available" basis, without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We will have no legal liability arising from or related to the use of these optional third party tools.
If you use any of the optional tools offered on the Site, you do so at your own risk and discretion, and you should consult the terms and conditions under which such tools are offered by the relevant third party provider(s).
We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features on our Site (including new tools and resources). These new features and services will also be subject to these Terms and Conditions of Use.
SECTION 9 - THIRD PARTY LINKS
Some content, products and services available through our Service may include materials from third parties.
Third party links on this site may direct you to third party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not required to review or evaluate the content or accuracy of these sites, and we do not warrant or assume any responsibility for any content, website, product, service or other item accessible on or from such third-party sites.
We are not responsible for any harm or damage related to the purchase or use of any goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions conducted in connection with such third-party websites. Please read the policies and practices of third parties carefully and make sure you understand them before engaging in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding the products of these third parties should be submitted to these same third parties.
SECTION 10 - USER COMMENTS, SUGGESTIONS AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
If, at our request, you submit specific content (e.g., to enter contests), or if, without our request, you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by e-mail, by mail, or otherwise (collectively, "Feedback"), you grant us the right, at any time, and without limitation, to edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate, and otherwise use in any media any Feedback you send to us. We are not and shall not be obligated to (1) maintain the confidentiality of any Comments; (2) pay compensation to anyone for any Comments provided; or (3) respond to any Comments.
We may, but are under no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we believe, in our sole discretion, to be unlawful, offensive, threatening, abusive, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable, or that infringes any intellectual property or these Terms and Conditions.
You agree to write comments that do not violate the rights of third parties, including copyrights, trademarks, privacy, personality, or other personal or proprietary rights. You also agree that your comments will not contain any unlawful, libelous, defamatory, offensive or obscene material, nor will they contain computer viruses or other malicious software that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any associated website. You may not use a false email address, pretend to be someone you are not, or attempt to mislead us and/or third parties as to the origin of your comments. You are solely responsible for all comments you post and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments you post or that any other third party posts.
SECTION 11 - PERSONAL INFORMATION
SECTION 12 - ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS
From time to time, there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, prices, promotions, offers, product shipping costs, delivery times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders, if any information on the Service or any associated website is inaccurate, at any time without notice (including after you have placed your order).
We are under no obligation to update, modify or clarify any information on the Service or any associated website, including but not limited to pricing information, except as required by law. No defined update or refresh date in the Service or any associated website should be taken as a basis for concluding that the information in the Service or any associated website has been changed or updated.
SECTION 13 - PROHIBITED USES
In addition to the prohibitions set forth in the Terms and Conditions of Use, you are prohibited from using the Site or its contents (a) for illegal purposes; (b) to induce others to perform or participate in illegal acts; (c) to violate any regional ordinance or any international, federal, provincial or state law, rule or regulation; (d) to infringe or violate our intellectual property rights or those of third parties; (e) harass, abuse, insult, hurt, defame, slander, libel, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate against anyone based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) submit false or misleading information (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used to compromise the functionality or operation of the Service or any associated, unrelated website or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others (i) to spam, phish, hijack, extort information, browse, explore or scan the web (or any other resource); (j) for obscene or immoral purposes; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent security measures of our Service, any other website, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating the prohibited uses.
SECTION 14 - DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We make no warranty or representation that your use of our Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.
We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained through the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable.
You agree that from time to time we may discontinue the Service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the Service at any time without notice to you.
You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the Service is at your sole risk. The Service and all products and services provided to you through the Service are (unless otherwise expressly stated by us) provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis for your use without representation, warranty or condition of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title and non-infringement.
In no event shall CLUB OCEAN, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers and licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, loss of profits, revenue, savings, data, replacement costs or similar damages, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising out of your use of any service or product from the Service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the Service or any product, including but not limited to any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind.
SECTION 16 - SEVERABILITY
In the event that any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use is held to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed severed from these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use, such severance not to affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
SECTION 17 - TERMINATION
The obligations and liabilities incurred by the parties prior to the date of termination shall survive the termination of this Agreement for all purposes.
These Terms and Conditions are effective unless and until terminated by either you or not. You may terminate these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.
If we determine, in our sole discretion, that you are unsuccessful, or if we suspect that you have been unable to comply with the terms of these Terms of Sale and Use, we may also terminate this agreement at any time without notice to you and you will remain liable for all amounts owed up to and including the date of termination, and/or we may deny you access to our Services (or any portion thereof).
ARTICLE 18 - DISCLAIMER ASSOCIATION
The CLUB OCEAN Brand, represented by CLUB OCEAN does not constitute and does not pretend to be an association or non-profit organization. Its commercial activity is defined and operated by CLUB OCEAN.
The non-profit associations or organizations presented by CLUB OCEAN as having benefited from donations from CLUB OCEAN as a result of the activity and commitments held by CLUB OCEAN are not partners, under contract or under any form of obligation with CLUB OCEAN.
The use of their Name, Image, Photos and content is subject to their exclusive intellectual property and are not represented by CLUB OCEAN.
CLUB OCEAN does not claim to represent any association or non-profit organization. The presentation of their existence, image, content and intellectual property is made only for information purposes and according to the commitments of CLUB OCEAN.
ARTICLE 19 - COMPLETENESS OF THE AGREEMENT
Any failure on our part to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
These Terms of Service or any other operating policies or rules posted by us on this site or in connection with the Service constitute the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, and supersede all prior and contemporaneous communications, proposals and agreements, oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior version of the Terms of Service).
Any ambiguity in the interpretation of these Terms of Sale and Use shall not be construed to the detriment of the drafting party.
ARTICLE 20 - APPLICABLE LAW
These Terms and Conditions and any separate agreement through which we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Neuchâtel (Switzerland - NE).
SECTION 21 - SUVIS DISCLAIMER
CLUB OCEAN refers to "tracking" or "GPS tracking" as the free service offered for the purchase of so-called "tracking" bracelets sold on this online store.
The tracks are a virtual experience of discovery and awareness of the endangered animals represented by Club Ocean (Sea Turtles, Sharks, Polar Bears, Daphins and Whales). The tracks feature stories, photos and information produced by Club Ocean based on real GPS tracking or animal rescue information.
The publication and free distribution of the tracking service does not constitute a scientific publication.
The completeness and veracity of the information presented in the tracks is not guaranteed.
Club Ocean reserves the right to interrupt the free distribution or the distribution of the tracking service at any time.
ARTICLE 22 - CHANGES TO THE GENERAL CONDITIONS OF SALE AND USE
You can view the most recent version of the Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use at any time on this page.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, modify or replace any part of these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use by posting updates and changes on our site. It is your responsibility to visit our site regularly to check for changes. Your continued use of or access to our site following the posting of any changes to these Terms and Conditions of Sale and Use constitutes acceptance of those changes.
SECTION 23 - CONTACT INFORMATION
Questions regarding the Terms of Sale and Use should be sent to us at email@example.com