Terms and Conditions : PlanetShoes.com

The following rules and regulations apply to all visitors to or users of the Planet Shoes Web Site, the home page of which is at www.planetshoes.com. By using this Web site, you agree to be bound by these rules and regulations, as they may be modified by Planet Shoes at any time and posted on this Web site. In the event of a violation of these rules and regulations, Planet Shoes reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity.

Limited License

Planet Shoes Web Site and all of its materials, including, but not limited to, its software or HTML code, scripts, text, artwork, photographs, images, video, and audio (collectively, "Materials" ) are protected by copyright laws and other U.S. and international laws and treaties. All Materials are provided by Planet Shoes as a service to its current and prospective customers and may be used only for personal informational and product ordering purposes and only if you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the Materials. No right, title or interest in our Materials is conveyed to you This is a limited license, not a transfer of title to our Materials, and such license is subject to the following restrictions: (a) you may not copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, post, modify, create derivative works from, sell, license or otherwise exploit this site or any of its Materials without our prior written permission; (b) you may not access or use the Planet Shoes Web Site for any competitive or commercial purpose; and (c) you will not permit any copying of our Materials. Any unauthorized copying, alteration, distribution, transmission, performance, display, or other use of these Materials is prohibited. Planet Shoes may revoke this limited license at any time for any or no reason. All rights not expressly granted are reserved by Planet Shoes.

Trademarks

Planet Shoes, Planet Inc. and its affiliated companies retain all rights regarding their trademarks, trade names, brand names and trade dress. These marks, names or trade dress, and all associated logos or images, are registered and/or common law trademarks of Planet Shoes and are protected by U.S. and international laws and treaties. No license to the use of such marks, names or trade dress is granted to you under these terms and conditions or by your use of the Planet Shoes Web Site. Your misuse of the trademarks displayed on the Planet Shoes Web Site is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that Planet Shoes will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of civil remedies and criminal prosecution.

Patents

One or more patents may apply to this website.

Linking

Periodically, links may be established from this Web Site to one or more external web sites or resources operated by third parties (the "Third Party Sites"). These links are provided for your convenience only. In addition, certain Third Party Sites also may provide links to the Planet Shoes Web Site. None of such links should be deemed to imply that Planet Shoes endorses the Third Party Sites or any content therein. Planet Shoes does not control and is not responsible or liable for any Third Party Sites or any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such Third Party Sites. Access to any Third Party Sites is at your own risk and Planet Shoes will have no liability arising out of or related to such web sites and/or their content or for any damages or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with any purchase, use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such Third Party Site.

Special Notice

Planet Shoes has a no-tolerance policy regarding the use of our trademarks or names in metatags and/or hidden text. Specifically, the use of our trademarks or names in metatag keywords is trademark infringement, and the use of trademarks or names in page text, metatags, and/or hidden text for purposes of gaining higher rankings from search engines is unfair competition. Linking to any Planet Shoes web page is prohibited absent express written permission from Planet Shoes. Framing, inline linking or other association of the Planet Shoes Web site or its Materials with links, advertisements and/or other information not originating from the Planet Shoes web site is expressly prohibited.

Disclaimer of Warranty

Access to Planet Shoes Web Site is provided to our customers and prospective customers "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" and without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NONINFRINGEMENT. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you. Planet Shoes reserves the right to block or deny access to the Web Site to anyone at any time for any reason.

Jurisdiction

Planet Shoes controls this Web Site from its offices within the State of Massachusetts. Planet Shoes does not imply that the materials published on this Web Site are appropriate for use outside of the United States. If you access this Web Site from outside of the United States, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with local laws. The terms of this Web Site shall be governed by the laws of the state of Massachusetts, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions.

Your Communications

Planet Shoes shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Web Site for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information. Any personally identifiable information you provide to Planet Shoes through the Web Site shall be subject to the Web Site's privacy policy

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL PLANET SHOES BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES FOR USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEB SITES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES, COSTS OF REPLACEMENT, BUSINESS INTERRUPTIONS, LOSS OF DATA OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION PRESENT, EVEN IF PLANET SHOES IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing limitations on liability may not apply to you.

Revisions
Planet Shoes may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Web Site, including the availability of any features of the site, at any time and without notice. Planet Shoes also reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of these terms in whole or in part, at any time and without notice. Planet Shoes may terminate the authorization, rights and license given above at any time and without notice. Your continued use of this Web Site after any changes to these terms are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes.

 

International Shipping  

Those shipping internationally hereby authorize Pitney Bowes Inc. and/or its service providers to act as your agent to retain customs brokers and/or freight forwarders for the purpose of transacting customs business with all relevant customs and revenue authorities on your behalf, including, but not limited to, arranging for the importation of each commodity ordered by you, assigning Harmonized System classification codes to each commodity, accounting for duties and taxes on your behalf, and managing any dispute with such authorities regarding customs classifications, applicable duties and/or taxes. You further authorize the customs brokers and/or freight forwarders selected by Pitney Bowes to make, endorse, sign, declare and/or swear to any customs entry, withdrawal, declaration, certificate, bill of lading and/or any other documents required by law or regulation in connection with the importation and/or transportation of the commodity that is shipped or consigned to you or your designee for shipment out of the United States and into any other country.  You understand, and agree, cost quotes are best estimates and may not always reflect the actual cost to Pitney Bowes Inc.  You will incur no additional charges or refunds for the difference between the quotes and the actual cost to Pitney Bowes Inc. Pitney Bowes Inc.'s services are intended for merchandise that is not being delivered for resale purposes.

Promotions: 

Have Shoes, Will Travel (February 2014)

Introduction: Planet, Inc. is offering the Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes"). NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS AND IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW, SPECIFICALLY INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND.

Sponsor: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Planet, Inc., 135 2nd Avenue, Waltham, MA 02451.

Eligibility: Entrant must be 18 years of age or older as of February 14th, 2014 and a legal resident of one of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia or Canada. Employees of Sponsor, the Sponsor's parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, and agents and the immediate family (defined as parents, spouse, children, siblings, grandparents) of each such employees, and all those with whom such employees are domiciled, are NOT eligible.

Timing: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 PM EST on Friday, February 14th, 2014 and ends at 11:59 AM EST on Friday, February 28th, 2014.
There is no purchase necessary to enter this Sweepstakes. To enter the Sweepstakes entrants must submit a photo traveling in their shoes on the Have Shoes, Will Travel Facebook tab. A daily winner will be chosen at random from the previous day's entrants to win a 20% off coupon code to PlanetShoes. Duplicates, attained by submitting more than one photo from one account, will be removed. The overall winner will be announced on Monday, March 3rd and will win a $100 gift card to PlanetShoes. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrant agrees to be automatically signed up for PlanetShoes.com's promotional emails and catalogs and comply with these Official Rules.

General Terms and Conditions:

Drawing: This Sweepstakes will have one (1) overall winner. The entrants selected as potential winners must comply with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all such requirements. The final winner will be approved by Planet, Inc., whose decision is final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The potential winners will be notified by email or mail. If a potential winner of the $100 gift card cannot be contacted within seven (7) days after the first attempt to contact such potential winner, an alternate entrant will be selected in his or her place.

Prize Details: Prize: One (1) $100 gift card to PlanetShoes.com. Additionally, a daily winner will receive 20% off their next purchase at PlanetShoes. Prizes cannot be exchanged for credit at PlanetShoes.com. No cash or other substitution may be made. The Prize is awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT CHANGES OF ANY KIND. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF THE PRIZE ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER OF THE PRIZE. 

Other Terms and Conditions: If any prize notification is returned as non-deliverable, the potential winner will be disqualified and another potential winner will be selected in the original potential winner's place. Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Sweepstakes constitutes permission from entrant and the entrant hereby agrees that the Sponsors and those acting under the Sponsors authority, may use entrant's name, picture/portrait likeness and/or voice, for advertising and promotional purposes without further consideration, unless prohibited by law. BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT HEREBY RELEASES AND HOLDS SPONSOR, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, AND ALL OF THE SPONSOR'S OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, HARMLESS FROM ANY AND ALL  LIABILITY WHATSOEVER, OF EVERY NATURE AND KIND, AND WAIVES ANY AND ALL CAUSES OF ACTION, RELATED TO ANY CLAIMS, COSTS, INJURIES, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES OF ANY NATURE AND KIND DUE IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION IN ANY MANNER WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES OR DELIVERY, MISDELIVERY, ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, MISUSE, OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PRIZE, OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES OR PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CLAIMS, COSTS, INJURIES, LOSSES AND DAMAGES RELATED TO PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, DAMAGE TO OR DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, WHETHER INTENTIONAL OR UNINTENTIONAL), WHETHER UNDER A THEORY OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), WARRANTY OR OTHER THEORY.   Any provision of these Official Rules deemed unenforceable will be enforced to the extent permissible, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain in effect.  

As a condition of being awarded the Prize, the winner may be required to  confirm any permissions and or agreements stated hereunder in writing and execute and deliver a written affidavit of eligibility, acceptance of these Official Rules, release of liability, tax forms, and other reasonable documentation.  By entering, participants certify that they have read and complied with these Official Rules and are eligible to win. For a copy of the names of the winners or these Official Rules, send a written request with a stamped, self-addressed, business-size return envelope to: Planet, Inc., Attn: Marketing, 135 2nd Avenue, Waltham, MA 02451. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. 

Miscellaneous: All entries become the sole property of Sponsor and none will be returned. Sponsor shall not be responsible for late, lost, illegible, incomplete, damaged or misdirected entries, or other communications, In the event of a dispute, entries made by Internet will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. The "authorized account holder" is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure, human error or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site, any combination thereof, or otherwise, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, illegible, incomplete, stolen, or misdirected entries. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Entrant agrees that:

  1. any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or the Prize awarded, other than the administration of the Sweepstakes or the determination of winners shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action;
  2. any and all claims, judgments and awards in favor of the entrant shall be limited to the actual retail value of the Prize and in no event shall they include attorneys' fees; and
  3. under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives (a) all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than for the actual retail value of the Prize, and (b) any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. This Sweepstakes and all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, U.S.A.

The Sweepstakes and all accompanying materials are copyright © 2014 by Planet, Inc. All rights reserved.