To sum all this legal stuff up in laymen’s terms: Everything you see on cbaloga.com is Christian Baloga’s property. Do not copy and paste, duplicate or steal an image from my website and use it on another website or printed material, even if you modify it. If you do—it’s considered stealing, illegal, and I can institute legal proceedings against you. If you’re interested in an image, contact me—it’s that easy!
Also, by visiting my website, any electronic communications you have with me, or site(s) I’m affiliated with are recorded, tracked, and I have the right to use this against you in the court of law.
So, if you’re not harassing me or stealing my content, feel free to check it all out and enjoy!
All copyright and other intellectual property rights of all the prints, crafts, art and design objects you can purchase on the cbaloga.com web site are the exclusive property of Christian Baloga or his licensees. The prints and design objects are purchased exclusively for private use. By purchasing Christian Baloga prints or design objects you do not obtain any copyright rights or other intellectual property rights of any form in the content. You may not duplicate or republish the prints or objects for any reason, including, but not limited to, commercial purposes. In the event of you adding text or other material to the content you in no way obtain copyright rights or other intellectual property rights in the content as joint copyright owner or otherwise.
Terms and Conditions
1. THE CONTRACT BETWEEN US
1.1 This website is operated and maintained by Christian Baloga (the “Company” or “we” or “us”).
1.2 Please read these terms and conditions carefully as they set out the rules for how we run the website and supply the goods which you may purchase through this website. By purchasing any item on cbaloga.com you accept and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions which shall govern the agreement between us.
1.3 We reserve the rights to change the contents of this website, including these terms and conditions at any time without notice, by posting such changes on the website. It is your responsibility to familiarise yourself with the terms and conditions regularly to ensure that you are aware of any changes. Your continued use of this website following the posting of any such changes will constitute your acceptance of the revised terms and conditions.
2. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you may not use this website.
3. TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These terms and conditions govern your use of the ‘Store’ service offered via this website (“Service”) and all orders placed by you for prints, items, or canvases based on the content advertised on this website (“Products”).
3.1 All orders placed by you through our website will be subject to these terms and conditions.
3.2 All orders shall be deemed to be an offer by you to purchase the Products. We are under no obligation to accept your order (whether or not the order has been acknowledged).
3.3 An email will be sent to you to acknowledge the receipt of your order; this does not constitute our acceptance of your order. Once payment for the Products has been received, we will confirm that your order has been accepted.
3.4 Our acceptance of your order brings into existence a legally binding contract between us with respect to such order.
3.5 If there are any problems with your order, you will be contacted by a member of the customer services team.
The Company has made every reasonable effort to display on the website as accurately as possible a description of the Products. However, some slight variations may occur from time to time in relation to the colours and the appearance of the images, mounts and frames from the way they appear on screen. Also, print sizes and material specifications may slightly vary each time. The company reserves the right to modify products and their specifications at any time without notice.
6. PRICE AND PAYMENT
5.1 The price for the Products that you order will be the price quoted on the website at the date the order is received.
5.2 Please note that we only accept payment in US ($). From time to time we may choose to display prices on the website in foreign currencies. If we do so, it is purely for illustrative purposes and the conversion rates are approximate only. If you purchase Products using a payment card for a foreign currency denominated account, the conversion rate will be that applied by the relevant payment scheme at the time of processing the transaction.
5.3 For goods received in any other country besides the US, you will be responsible for paying any applicable sales, use, excise, value added, consumption, administrative and other such taxes (at the then-current rate).
5.4 Prices include delivery, unless otherwise stated on the website.
5.5 Payments must be made by credit card/Paypal (please see the relevant part of the website for a list of those payment cards accepted and method of payment). By submitting a credit card number, you: (a) represent and warrant that your use of the particular card is authorised and that all information that you submit is true and accurate; and (b) authorise us to charge to the card you tendered all amounts payable by you to us based on the Products you order.
5.6 You may be subject to validation checks and/or third party authorisations depending on your method of payment.
5.7 The company reserves the right to modify the prices at any time without notice.
6.1 The Company aims to deliver your Products as soon as possible after placing your order. If we cannot deliver the Products within 35 working days (Monday to Friday), we will notify you and you will be entitled to cancel your order and a refund will be made to you. In no event shall we be liable to pay for any damages or penalty for any delay in delivery of the Products however caused.
6.2 All deliveries must be signed for (please ensure that the Products delivered match the driver’s paperwork and that the Products are undamaged) and you should keep your delivery note and packaging. You are required to notify customer support services here within 14 days if any Products are missing or damaged on delivery. Please refer to paragraph 9.2 below.
6.3 Risk in the Products shall pass to you once they have been delivered to the delivery address stipulated in your order and we will not be liable for their loss, damage or destruction after delivery has taken place.
6.4 It is your responsibility to ascertain and obey all applicable local, state, federal and international laws (including minimum age requirements) in regard to the possession, use and sale of any Products purchased from this website. By placing an order, you represent that the Products ordered will be used only in a lawful manner.
6.5 Your package is insured according to the insurance terms applied by our couriers.
8. YOUR RIGHT TO CANCEL
7.1 If the Products you order are custom-made, and produced on-demand, to your specifications and personalised to your requirements, for example Crafts, Canvas Prints and Design Objects (“Bespoke Orders”), you cannot cancel your order except as set out in paragraph 7.2 below. For all other orders, which are not Bespoke Orders, your rights to cancel are set out in paragraph 7.3 below.
7.2 For any custom-made Products, you may cancel your order at any stage before, and up to seven (7) days after you have placed your order with us, provided we have not produced the relevant Products. To do this you must notify us in writing at the address above or by sending an email here.
7.3 For all other orders which are not custom-made orders, you may cancel your order before and up to seven (7) working days after the Products are delivered to you (“Cooling Off Period”) provided:
7.3.1 you notify us in writing (at the address above or by sending an email here) before the Cooling Off Period ends that you wish to cancel the order; and
7.3.2 if the Product(s) have been delivered to you, you will return them to us (at your own cost) in an ‘as new’ condition as they were on delivery.
7.4 Where you cancel an order in accordance with the procedures at paragraphs 7.2 or 7.3, we will (at your request) either exchange the Products or refund the amount you have paid. Refunds will be credited to the payment method used to make the original purchase.
7.5 Until you return the Products to us you are responsible for their safe keeping and taking reasonable care of them. It is your responsibility to package the Products adequately and safely, as we do not accept liability for packages damaged during transit back to us.
9. CANCELLATION BY US
8.1 We reserve the right to cancel any order (or any part of the order) if for any reason:
8.1.1 the Products ordered by you are no longer available;
8.1.2 the Products are withdrawn from our Service by the authorised licensees or the copyright owners; or
8.1.3 the Products cannot be supplied to you in the country where you reside;
in which event we will notify you by email and refund any payments you have made for that order or that part of the order.
8.2 We endeavour to make sure that all prices advertised on the website are correct, However, if we discover that the Products you have ordered were listed at an incorrect price we will inform you of the correct price as soon as possible. We will give you the option of re-confirming your order or cancelling it; if you choose to cancel your order we will refund any payments made.
8.3 We will not be obliged to offer any additional compensation for disappointment suffered if your order is cancelled for any reason.
8.4 We may terminate or suspend your use of and registration on this website at any time if you breach any of these terms and conditions or for your inappropriate or unlawful behaviour, without any liability or further obligation of any kind whatsoever to you or any other party.
8.5 We reserve the right to modify, suspend or discontinue this website, the Service or any Products (or any part thereof) at any time with or without notice to you. We shall not be liable to you or any third party for any such modification, suspension or discontinuation.
8.6 You agree to indemnify us and hold us harmless from any and all third party claims and demands, including reasonable legal fees, for damages and costs due to or arising out of your breach of these terms and conditions or your use of this website, the Service or any Products.
10. LIMITED EXPRESS WARRANTY FOR DEFECTIVE PRODUCTS
9.1 All Products supplied by us will be free from material defects and be of a satisfactory quality.
9.2 If the Products are materially defective or incorrect on delivery, we shall have no liability to you unless you notify us of the problem within 14 days from the date of delivery by email here.
9.3 If you notify a problem to us we will:
9.3.1 make good any shortage or non-delivery; or
9.3.2 replace any Products that are materially defective or damaged; or
9.3.3 where Products cannot be made good or replaced, refund you the amount paid by you for the Products in question. Refunds will be credited to the payment method used to make the original purchase.
9.4 We ask that you return the damaged or faulty Products to us and we will reimburse your postage costs provided you send to us your supporting receipts.
9.5 The remedies set out at paragraph 9.3 constitute your only remedies, and our sole and exclusive obligations to you, with respect to any damaged or faulty Products. For the avoidance of doubt, we shall have no such obligation to you if any of the conditions set out at paragraphs 10.2 or 10.3 apply.
9.6 EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH 10.1, THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICE AND THE PRODUCTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. THE EXPRESS WARRANTIES STATED ABOVE ARE IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ANY WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICE OR THE PRODUCTS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR SECURE, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICE OR THE PRODUCTS WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE COMPANY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE TIMELINESS, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR RELIABILITY OF THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICE OR THE PRODUCTS.
11. OUR LIABILITY
10.1 SAVE AS PRECLUDED BY LAW, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS, DAMAGE OR EXPENSES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LOSS OF MATERIALS, INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE OR WASTED EXPENDITURE) HOWSOEVER ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICE AND/OR THE PRODUCTS, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. WE SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY TO PAY ANY MONEY TO YOU BY WAY OF COMPENSATION OTHER THAN TO REFUND TO YOU THE AMOUNT PAID FOR THE PRODUCTS IN QUESTION. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY REGARDLESS OF THEORY UNDER WHICH SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION IS BROUGHT, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE.
10.2 The information contained in the website has not been written to meet your individual requirements and it is your sole responsibility to satisfy yourself that the Products you order are suitable for your specific purposes. You shall be responsible for ensuring the accuracy of all details provided as part of your order.
10.3 The Company shall be under no liability in respect of any defect in the Products arising from your failure to follow instructions when ordering of the Products via the website, your use of the Products or your misuse or alteration of the Products.
10.4 Notwithstanding the above, nothing in these terms and conditions shall limit any rights you might have as a consumer or other statutory rights that may not be excluded by law, nor exclude or limit our liability to you for any personal injury resulting from our negligence. Further, some countries and states do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusions may not apply to you and you may have other rights, that vary from country to country and from state to state.
12. USE OF THE PRODUCTS AND OTHER RIGHTS AND RESTRICTIONS
11.1 We are authorised to create, produce, distribute and sell the Products. The Company and the appropriate copyright holders retain all rights, title and interest in and to this website, the Service and the Products including all design, text, images, photographs, still pictures, illustrations, artwork, graphic material and other copyrightable or otherwise legally protectable elements contained therein, together with the selection, sequence, “look and feel” and arrangements of this website.
11.2 This website, the Service and the Products are protected by intellectual property laws and your use is subject to the following conditions:
11.2.1 you may only use this website, the Service and the Products for your own personal use and not for any business-related purposes;
11.2.2 you may not and may not allow others to sell, transfer, distribute, reproduce, modify, alter or create derivative works from this website, the Service, the Products or any part thereof; and
11.2.3 you may not and may not allow others to modify, decompile, reverse engineer, decrypt, circumvent or otherwise interfere with or alter this website.
11.3 You are responsible for all use made of the Products you purchase and we will not be responsible for any infringement of third party rights which arise as a result of your use of the Products.
11.4 The trade marks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with this website and/or the Service are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Company or its licensors. You are granted no right or licence with respect to any such trademarks or service marks and any unauthorised use is strictly prohibited.
11.5 If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement or you believe that any other claim or illegal activity has arisen in respect of the materials published or accessed via this website, then you should contact us here, and provide to us, in writing, the following information:
11.5.1 details of your alleged claim;
11.5.2 where applicable, a description of the copyrighted work that is claimed to have been infringed, including the URL (i.e., web page address) of the location where the copyrighted work exists or a copy of the copyrighted work;
11.5.3 identification of the URL or other specific location where the potentially infringing or offending material is located;
11.5.4 your (or the copyright owner’s) address, telephone number, and email address; and
11.5.5 any other information and/or assistance as may be reasonably required by us.
11.6 All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
13. ACCEPTABLE USE
12.1 You shall not breach or attempt to breach the security of this website or the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, you shall not: (a) access data or materials not intended for you; (b) log into a server or account which you are not authorised to access; or (c) attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorisation. Breaches of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. We reserve the right to investigate occurrences which may involve such breaches and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who have participated in such breaches.
12.2 You agree not to use this website in any way that may cause the website or access to the website to be interrupted, damaged or impaired.
12.3 The website may host reviews, feedback, images and comments from customers. Any electronic communications and / or content (including images) you send to this website must be for lawful purposes only. You are responsible for such content, which should not be malicious, defamatory, obscene, racist or designed to offend or to cause annoyance. In particular, such communications and content must not be illegal, abusive, threatening, indecent, defamatory or menacing. It must not breach copyright, trade mark, confidence or privacy rights, and must not consist of or include software viruses, political announcements, commercial solicitation or advertising, chain letters, mass mailings or “spam”.
12.4 When dealing with this website you must not use a false email address, impersonate any other person or entity, or mislead the website and its users as to the origin of any electronic communications or content.
12.5 Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and / or be a criminal offence.
14. YOUR INFORMATION
13.1 You are personally liable for any orders that you place and charges that you incur.
13.2 As a user of the website you will need to set up and maintain an account on the website. You are solely responsible for keeping your passwords confidential and secure at all times.
13.3 You should notify us immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised access to your account. In no event shall we be responsible for any loss you may suffer as a result of any misuse of your account and/or passwords.
13.4 You agree to provide current, complete and accurate information required to complete your account registration and at other times as may be required in the course of using this website or the Service (“Registration Data”). You further agree to maintain and update Registration Data as required to keep it current, complete and accurate. If any information you provide is false, incomplete or inaccurate, we may terminate your rights to use this website and the Service. If the information you provide is fraudulent, you may also be subject to criminal and/or civil liability. You agree that we may store and use Registration Data you provide (including credit card information) for maintaining your accounts and billing your credit card for orders placed via the website.
13.5 You will be responsible for installing adequate anti-virus software and related security protection to secure your computer systems when using the Service. We will not be responsible for any loss suffered as a result of your failure to do so.
15. OFFENSIVE CONTENT
The website may contain reviews, feedback images and other content submitted by our customers. It is not possible for us to monitor all the content of all of these reviews and we therefore take no responsibility for any content, materials, messages and the like that customers may post or view on these areas of the website. We will endeavour to remove any content which causes or is likely to cause offence as soon as reasonably practical after we have been made aware of this. If you wish to make a complaint with regards to any offensive content, please contact us here.
16. DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY FOR THIRD PARTY MATERIALS
We may provide links to certain third party websites. You acknowledge and agree that we have little or no control over, and are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy of any such third party material or websites. The Company does not warrant or endorse and does not assume and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products or services of third parties. Links to other websites are provided solely as a convenience to you.
17. NOTICES AND CORRESPONDENCE
Unless otherwise expressly stated in these terms and conditions, all notices and other forms of communication from you to us must be in writing and sent to our email here. All notices from us to you will be displayed on our website from time to time.
18. EVENTS BEYOND OUR CONTROL
We shall have no liability to you for any failure to deliver the Products you have ordered or any delay in doing so or for any damage or defect to Products delivered that is caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control including, without limitation, strikes, lock-outs and other industrial disputes, breakdown of systems or network access, failure of our suppliers or producers, flood, fire, explosion, acts of terrorism or accident.
18.1 If any of these terms and conditions are found by any court or administrative body of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the other terms and conditions which shall remain in full force and effect.
18.2 If any of these terms and conditions are found to be invalid or unenforceable but would cease to be invalid or unenforceable if some part of the provision were deleted, the provision in question shall apply with such modification as may be necessary to make valid and enforceable.
21. THIRD PARTIES
Except for our affiliates, directors, employees or representatives, a person who is not party to the contract shall have no rights under the Contracts to enforce any term of such contract.
22. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
23. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
22.1 The contract between us and any matter arising from or in connection with these terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with United States law and the United States courts and shall have jurisdiction to resolve any disputes between us.
22.2 Any claim or cause of action against the Company arising out of or related to use of this Website, the Service or the Products or otherwise under these terms and conditions must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose.
24. ELECTRONIC DELIVERY POLICY
You agree that we may provide to you required notices, agreements and other information electronically as specified in these terms and conditions. If you want to withdraw your consent to receive notices electronically, you must discontinue your use of this website.
This website is intended for residents in United States. The Company makes no representations that materials in this website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with any and all local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. The failure of the Company to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these terms and conditions will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
By using this website you consent to the collection, use and transfer of the information that you provide to the Company in accordance with the terms of this policy.
The Company reserves the rights to change the contents of this website, including these conditions at any time, by posting such changes on the website. It is your responsibility to familiarise yourself with the conditions regularly to ensure that you are aware of any changes. Your continued use of this website following the posting of any such changes will constitute your acceptance of the revised conditions.
If you do not accept these conditions, you may not use this website.
1. INFORMATION COLLECTION
1. When you visit, register with, or order products from this website you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself (including your name, contact details and credit or debit card information).
2. The Company may also collect information about your usage of this website as you and others browse our website (see section on cookies), as well as information about you from messages you post to the website and emails or letters you send to the Company.
2. USE OF THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
1. Your personal information will enable us to provide you with access to all parts of our site and will be used for several general purposes, including: administering our business activities; providing products and services you have requested; processing your payment; personalising your experience on our website and keeping you up to date with our products and services.
2. You acknowledge and agree that we may make available or disclose to third parties information about you. This may include, amongst other things, passing your details onto credit reference agencies as provided for in the terms and conditions.
3. We may also provide other information which we think you may find of interest, and may allow carefully selected third parties to contact you occasionally about products or services which may be of interest to you. The Company and any such third parties may contact you by post, telephone or fax, as well as by e-mail. Where relevant, you are given the opportunity to opt-out of receiving this information at the appropriate section of the website when you register your details. If you no longer wish to be contacted in the future by us or any of these third parties, please send an email here and insert “unsubscribe” or “stop” as the appropriate subject heading.
3. DATA RETENTION
The Company will retain the personal information provided by you for as long as is reasonably necessary for the purposes listed in this policy.
4. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
1. The information you provide to us will be held on our computers in the UK & US and may be accessed by or given to our staff or to third parties for the purposes set out in this policy or for other purposes approved by you. Those parties process information, fulfill and deliver orders, process credit card payments and provide support services on our behalf.
2. We will also pass aggregate information on the usage of our site and services onto third parties, but this will not include information that can be used to identify you.
3. If the Company sells, assigns or transfers the assets of its business, or if its business is merged, or enters into a joint venture with another business entity, the Company reserves the right to sell or transfer the databases maintained by the Company in connection with its business (including any personal information provided by you).
4. We may disclose personal information in response to legal process, for example, in response to a court order. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency’s request or where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, non-compliance with of our terms and conditions, or as otherwise permitted or required by law and consistent with legal requirements.
1. Similar to other commercial websites, our website utilises a standard technology called “cookies” and web server log files to collect information about how our website is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs allow us to monitor website traffic and to personalise the content of the site for you.
6. IP ADDRESSES
IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web server as part of demographic and profile data known as traffic data so that data (such as the web pages you request) can be sent to you.
7. IP ADDRESSES
We employ security measures to protect the information provided by you from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction or damage.
8. ACCESSING AND UPDATING YOUR INFORMATION
1. You are entitled to see a copy of the personal information that we have collected online and that we maintain (about you). If you wish to do this, please email us here and insert “access request” as the subject heading. We may charge a small fee to meet our costs in providing you with these details.
2. You may ask the Company to make changes to the information provided by you and/or held about you, to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date. You may also request that the Company ceases from processing your personal information and that it deletes this from its database or records. Please note that it may be impossible to completely delete your information because of back-ups and records of deletions.
3. We will only perform the activities outlined above to the extent that such activities will not compromise privacy, security or any other legal interests.
All comments, queries and other requests relating to our use of your information should be addressed the customer services team here.
By accessing, browsing and/or using the cbaloga.com website you agree to the following terms:
The contents of the website are copyright © Christian Baloga or its licensees.
All rights reserved. Except solely for your own personal use, the contents of this site whether in part or in whole cannot be reproduced, transferred, distributed or stored in any form without the prior written permission of Christian Baloga or its licensees.
Christian Baloga or its licensees will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that the information contained on the cbaloga.com website is correct at the time of publication, but Christian Baloga or its licensees reserves the right to make subsequent changes to it, and services may be modified, supplemented or withdrawn.
It is a condition of us allowing you access to the information on the cbaloga.com website that you accept that Christian Baloga and its licensees we will not be liable for any action you take relying on the information from this website. Christian Baloga and its licensees will not be liable if your use of materials or information from the cbaloga.com website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment or data, you assume any costs relating to the above. Christian Baloga or its licensees reserves the right to charge for access to certain information on the website. Christian Baloga or its licensees will inform you where a charge will be incurred by you for accessing certain services or information on the cbaloga.com website.
If your PC does not support relevant technology including but not limited to encryption you may not be able to use certain services or access certain information on the cbaloga.com website.
Welcome to the website of Christian Baloga. This website is best viewed using a contemporary browser.
If you do not agree to be bound by and comply with all of the foregoing, you may not access or use our information, services, or website. We suggest you print a copy of each of these documents for your records.