Access to and use of AISIN EUROPE S.A.’s (“AISIN”) website, www.aisineurope.com or oekakiworld.com (the “Site”) is governed by the conditions of use and sale (“Terms and Conditions”) set forth below, as well as any applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations.
By accessing this Site, you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions, please do not use this Site. Each time you use the Site, the current version of the Terms and Conditions will apply. Accordingly, when you use the Site, you should check the date of the Terms and Conditions (which appears at the top) and review any changes since the last version.
1. Intellectual Property Rights
The materials located on the Site, including, without limitation, the text, graphics, and all other audible, visual, and downloadable materials, as well as the selection, organization, coordination, compilation, and overall look and feel of the Site (collectively, the “Content”) are the property of AISIN or its licensors or designees (except when such material as been made available in the public domain under a GNU General Public License or Creative Commons License) and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. All right, title and interest in and to the Content are owned, licensed and/or controlled by AISIN.
You may download one computer copy or print one copy of the Content on this Site for your own non-commercial, educational, private or domestic use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. Any other copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication, uploading or modification of any of the Content is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of AISIN.
2. Privacy Statement
AISIN does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through our Site. Any communication or material you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, excluding personally identifiable information about yourself, including, but not limited to any questions, comments, suggestions or the like will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary by AISIN. By transmitting such communications, you automatically grant AISIN a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to use reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display such material(s) alone, or as a part of other works in any form, media, or technology whether now known or hereafter developed and to sublicense such rights to anyone. Anything you transmit may be used by AISIN for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting, or developing, manufacturing and marketing products or services using such information.
4. External Links
External links may be provided for your convenience, but they are beyond the control of AISIN and no representation is made as to their content. Use or reliance on any external links and the content thereon provided is at your own risk. When visiting external links you must refer to that external websites terms and conditions of use. No hypertext links shall be created from any website controlled by you or otherwise to this website without the express prior written permission of AISIN. Please contact us if you would like to link to this Site or would like to request a link to your website.
5. Public Forums and User Submissions
AISIN is not responsible for any material submitted to the public areas by you which include Aisin Sewing Machine Forum, bulletin boards, hosted pages, or any other public area found on the Site. Any material (whether submitted by you or any other user) is not endorsed, reviewed or approved by AISIN. AISIN reserves the right to remove any material submitted or posted by you in the public areas, without notice to you, if it becomes aware and determines, in its sole and absolute discretion that you are or there is the likelihood that you may, including but not limited to –
5.1 defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the rights of other users or any third parties;
5.2 publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information;
5.3 post or upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programmes that may damage the operation of AISIN’s and/or a third party’s computer system and/or network;
5.4 violate any copyright, trade mark, other applicable Great Britain, European or international laws or intellectual property rights of AISIN or any other third party;
5.5 submit contents containing marketing or promotional material which is intended to solicit business.
6. Availability of Products and Services
Information AISIN publishes on this Site may contain references or cross references to other products, programs and services that are not announced or available in your country. Such references do not imply that AISIN intends to announce such products, programs or services in your country. Consult a AISIN representative for information regarding the products, programs and services which may be available to you.
7. Disclaimer of Warranties
If you access this site or any material available through this site, you do so at your own risk. The site is provided “as is”. AISIN makes no representation or warranty of any kind whatsoever to you or any other person relating in any way to the site. AISIN disclaims the maximum extent permitted by law, any and all such representations and warranties. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, AISIN disclaims to the maximum extent permitted by law any and all warranties, express or complied, including, without limitation, any (i) warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, (ii) warranties against infringement of any third party intellectual property or proprietary rights, (iii) warranties relating to delays, interruptions, errors, or omissions in the site, or any part thereof, (iv) warranties relating to the transmission or delivery of the site, (v) warranties relating to the accuracy or correctness of data, and any other warranties otherwise relating to performance, non-performance, or other acts or omissions by AISIN. Further, and without limiting the generality of any of the foregoing, there is no warranty that the site will meet your needs or requirements or the needs or requirements of any other person. In addition, you acknowledge and agree that AISIN’s warranty does not cover telecommunications or internet outages caused by third parties or otherwise outside of AISIN’s control. Services may be limited by many factors, including inherent risks of the internet.
Because some countries do not allow the exclusion or limitation of certain categories of damages or implied warranties, the above limitations may not apply to you. In such jurisdictions, AISIN’s liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.
8. Limitation of Liability
In no event will AISIN or it’s affiliates or any party involved in creating, producing or delivering this Site be liable in any manner whatsoever for any incidental, consequential, indirect, special or punitive damages arising out of your access, use or inability to use this site, or in connection with any failure or performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or line or system failure (including loss profits, loss of business or data, business interruption, and damages that result from inaccuracy of the information or inconvenience, delay, or loss of the used of the site). AISIN reserves the right to alter the content of this Site in any way, at any time, for any reason, without prior notification, and will not be liable in any way for possible consequence of changes.
The foregoing limitations apply whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence strict liability or any other basis, even if AISIN or its affiliates or any other party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, AISIN’s liability in such jurisdictions shall be limited to the extent permitted by law.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless AISIN, its respective successors, assigns, affiliates, distributors, licensees and their past and present officers, directors and employees, representatives, and agents from and against any suit, claim, liability, or proceeding in connection with any third party claim due to or arising out of your violation of these Terms and Conditions.
10. Severability and Integration
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and AISIN regarding the use of this Site, superseding any prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals between you and AISIN. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
You acknowledge and agree that AISIN, in its sole and absolute discretion, may, without notice to you, suspend or terminate your use of, or access to all or part of this Site, and remove and discard any information or Content or any of the Site, for any reason. You further agree that AISIN shall not be liable to you or to any other person as a result of any such suspension or termination.
a) Contract Formation
No contract shall subsist between you and AISIN for the sale by it to you of any product unless and until AISIN accepts your order. AISIN reserves the right to refuse orders it deems to be of large quantity or placed by resellers. Your order confirmation is for your convenience only and does not constitute an acceptance of your order.
Title in the goods shall not pass to the customer until all sums due from the customer to the supplier on any account have been paid.
“List Price” – any “list price” used on this Site represents the manufacturers’ suggested selling prices and may not be indicative of the prevailing selling prices at any specific time and place in your area.
“Our Price” – despite our careful attention to pricing, an item could be mis-priced inadvertently. If an item’s correct price is lower than our quoted price, we will charge the lower (correct) amount and deliver the item to you. If an item’s correct price is higher than our quoted price, AISIN shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. However, we might at our discretion decide to honor the lower (incorrect) price and send the item in order not to cause you inconvenience.
We will deliver your order within 14 working days during business hours from receipt of the order.
If for any reason we cannot deliver your order within this time period we will contact you immediately to arrange a new delivery time with you. If for any reason we cannot deliver your order within our time period you may at your option cancel your order and we will provide you with a full refund.
d) Change or cancel an order
If you wish to change or cancel an order contact us a.s.a.p. Please quote the order number and date the order was placed. If your items have already been delivered, then you will need to follow our returns procedure.
Should you wish to return items bought from us, we will be happy to refund or exchange an item provided it is in fully re-saleable condition. Returns should be made within 7 working days from the date of delivery to you and in original, undamaged packaging. Please have the order number and date the order was placed ready.
If the product returned is not in fully re-saleable condition or the packaging is damaged, we reserve the right to refuse a refund on the item. This does not affect your statutory rights.
Please contact us first before you send the item back to us. Please quote the order number and date the order was placed. We will arrange free collection for sewing machine return or refund your original delivery charge for accessories return when an item is faulty or damaged, but not when an item is simply unwanted.
In an effort to provide our customers with the most current information, price and availability information is subject to change without notice.
13. WEEE (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) Recycling
We are committed to the protection of the environment. We strive to minimize the environmental impact of our products by continuously improving product design and our manufacturing methods.
At end of life, please dispose of our sewing machine in an environmentally responsible way.
The crossed-out wheelie bin symbol featured above and on the product’s data-plate means that this product falls under the scope of the E.U. “Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment” (WEEE) directive and “Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment” (ROHS) directive and should not be disposed of with your household waste.
At end of life, you must ensure that this product is disposed of in accordance with national and local legislation and that it is sorted as Category 2 “Small Domestic Appliances” WEEE. You may be liable under local and national laws for improper disposal of this product. Please consult the web, or a competent national or local body, for the return and collections systems available to you and the locations of your nearest recycling points.
If you purchase a new product direct from us, we will take your old product back, irrespective of the brand, if it is a like for like sale.
As an individual, you can make a positive impact on reuse, recycling and other forms of recovery of WEEE. This will reduce use of landfill and minimize the environmental impact of the products you use.
Hazardous substances in electronic and electrical products can have a harmful impact on human health and on the environment.
14. Governing Law and Forum
AISIN EUROPE S.A. (UK) BRANCH
Unit 4, Swan Business Park
Sandpit Road, Dartford
Kent, DA1 5ED
Tel. 01322 291137
Company Reg. No. FC019280, BR003394
VAT No. GB6749894 58
E-mail: contact us