Terms of Use

These Terms were last updated on March 18, 2016.

Welcome to Kuvée!

Kuvée, Inc. (“Kuvée,” “we,” “us,” “our”) provides its products and services (described below) to you through its website located at www.kuvee.com (the “Site”) and its mobile applications and related services (collectively, such products and services, including any new features and applications, and the Site, the “Service(s)”), subject to the following Terms of Service (as amended from time to time, the “Terms of Service”). IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, DO NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THE SERVCIE OR ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE SERVICE. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE YOUR AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY EACH OF THE TERMS SET FORTH HEREIN.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change or modify portions of these Terms of Service at any time. If we do this, we will post the changes on this page and will indicate at the top of this page the date these terms were last revised. We will also notify you, either through the Services user interface, in an email notification or through other reasonable means. Any such changes will become effective no earlier than fourteen (14) days after they are posted, except that changes addressing new functions of the Services or changes made for legal reasons will be effective immediately. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE SERVICE AFTER THE DATE ANY SUCH CHANGES BECOME EFFECTIVE CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE NEW TERMS OF SERVICE.

In addition, when using certain products or services, you will be subject to any additional terms applicable to such services that may be posted on the Service from time to time, including, without limitation, the Privacy Policy located on this website. All such terms are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Service.

Access and Use of the 
Services Description

The Service is designed to allow you to purchase and use products and services that allow you to discover, learn about and enjoy wine.

Your Registration Obligations

You may be required to register with Kuvée in order to access and use certain features of the Service. If you choose to register for the Service, you agree to provide and maintain true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service’s registration form. Registration data and certain other information about you are governed by our Privacy Policy.

Alcoholic Beverages

Kuvee does not sell alcohol to persons under the age of 21. By using this site you swear and affirm that you are over the age of 21. Kuvee makes every effort to ensure that alcoholic beverages are not delivered to anyone who is under the age of 21. By using this site you are acknowledging that the person receiving a shipment of alcoholic beverages from Kuvee is over the age of 21. You also agree that any alcohol purchased from Kuvee is intended for personal consumption and not for resale. If you do not agree with these conditions of use please do not use the Service. If you intentionally or unintentionally misrepresent your age in order to provide alcohol to a person under the age of 21 Kuvee will prosecute you fully to the extent allowable by law.

Alcoholic Beverages During Presale

Pre-sale purchases include a voucher for wine. This voucher is a receipt of payment for four bottles of premium wine that have been ordered by you from the producer of wine that may be used with the Kuvee Smart Bottle.  Payment in full for the wine was transmitted directly to the wine producer, who will confirm acceptance of your order and your purchase, as well as your eligibility to receive wine in your state and an attestation of your age, prior to shipping. Presuming your order is accepted by the producing winery, the wines will be shipped to you from the winery on the same date the Kuvee Smart Bottle ships, estimated delivery date October 1, 2016 (delivery included).”

Member Account, Password and Security

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, if any, and are fully responsible for any and all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify Kuvée of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session when accessing the Service. Kuvée will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.

Modifications to Service

Kuvée reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Kuvée will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

General Practices Regarding Use and Storage

You acknowledge that Kuvée may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Service, including without limitation the maximum period of time that data or other content will be retained by the Service and the maximum storage space that will be allotted on Kuvée’s servers on your behalf. You agree that Kuvée has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any data or other content maintained or uploaded by the Service. You acknowledge that Kuvée reserves the right to terminate accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that Kuvée reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.

Mobile Services

The Service may include certain services that are available via a mobile device and/or Kuvée products, including (i) the ability to upload content to the Service via a mobile device, (ii) the ability to browse the Service and the Site from a mobile device and/or Kuvée product and (iii) the ability to access certain features through an application downloaded and installed on a mobile device (collectively, the “Mobile Services”). To the extent you access the Service through a mobile device, your wireless service carrier’s and/or internet service provider’s standard charges, data rates and other fees may apply. In addition, downloading, installing, or using certain Mobile Services may be prohibited or restricted by your carrier, and not all Mobile Services may work with all carriers or devices. By using the Mobile Services, you agree that we may communicate with you regarding Kuvée and other entities by SMS, MMS, text message or other electronic means to your mobile device and that certain information about your usage of the Mobile Services may be communicated to us. In the event you change or deactivate your mobile telephone number, you agree to promptly update your Kuvée account information to ensure that your messages are not sent to the person that acquires your old number.

Products
 Orders

When a product (“Product”) is offered for sale as part of the Services, Kuvée may accept your offer to purchase Products subject to these Terms of Service. At that time, Kuvée will capture payment on the payment instrument you provided and ship your Product. Kuvée may obtain an additional authorization from your payment instrument to confirm necessary funds are available to purchase the Products requested. Kuvée reserves the right to cancel or refuse any order for any reason at any time prior to shipment, including after an order has been submitted, whether or not the order has been confirmed. For example, Federal, state or local laws may limit the amount of Product that may be shipped to a single address and Kuvee may be required to adjust your order to comply with applicable laws.  Further, Kuvee shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for products and/or services listed at an incorrect price, rebate or refund, or containing any other incorrect information or typographical errors. We may attempt to contact you if all or a portion of your order is cancelled, or if additional information is needed to complete and accept your order. 

Pre-Sales

Products may be made available for reservation and pre-order via the Services (a “Pre-Sale”). If you place a reservation and pre-order for a Product that is not yet available for sale, Kuvée will charge your credit card for the cost of the Product plus any applicable charges for taxes and shipping, and will ship you the Product once it is available. You may cancel your offer to purchase Products at any time prior to shipment and receive a refund of your payment. A limited number of units may be be made available during a Pre-Sale and Products offered during the Pre-Sale are subject to availability.  The Pre-Sale may also be subject to availability in your state due to Federal, state and local alcohol shipment laws and by a regional rollout of Products for the Pre-Sale.  The Pre-Sale may include incentives for referrals and for early adopters, which incentives are in Kuvee’s sole discretion and are subject to change in Kuvee’s sole discretion.  The number of Pre-Sale Products sold per individual may be limited. 

Availability, Pricing, Taxes

All Products offered via the Services are subject to availability. Prices for the Products are subject to change without notice at any time. To purchase a Product, you may be required to provide Kuvée information regarding your credit card or other payment instrument. You represent and warrant to Kuvée that such information is true and that you are authorized to use the payment instrument. You hereby authorize Kuvée to bill your payment instrument in accordance with the Product you are purchasing. You shall be responsible for all taxes associated with Products other than U.S. taxes based on Kuvée’s net sale price to you.

Resale and Title Transfer

Purchases of Products via the Services are intended for end users only, and are not authorized for resale. Title for Products purchased from the Services passes to the purchaser at the time of delivery by Kuvée to the freight carrier, but Kuvée and/or the freight carrier will be responsible for any Product loss or damage that occurs when the Product is in transit to you.

Shipping and Delivery

Prices for the Products do not include shipping costs. Our delivery charges are as quoted on the Services from time to time. The estimated arrival or delivery date is not a guaranteed delivery date for your order. The Products available through the Site are not intended for use outside of the United States. You are responsible for complying with all applicable laws and regulations of the state in which you reside and/or will take title to and use the product or service. We are not liable or responsible if you break any such law.

Returns

If for any reason you are not satisfied with the Product you purchased from Kuvée, you can return the Product within 30 days of receipt for a full refund. No refunds will be issued 30 days after the date of receipt. To initiate a refund, and to arrange for the return of the Product, you should contact Kuvée. You will receive a refund of the price and taxes you paid for the Product less the value of any promotional merchandise or discount you received. We will process the refund due to you as soon as possible and, in any case, within 30 days from the date of receipt by Kuvée of the returned Product.

Conditions of Use; 
User Conduct

You are solely responsible for all code, video, images, information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, messages or other materials (“content”) that you upload, post, publish or display (hereinafter, “upload”) or email or otherwise use via the Service. The following are examples of the kind of content and/or use that is illegal or prohibited by Kuvée. Kuvée reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in Kuvée’s sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending content from the Service, suspending or terminating the account of such violators and reporting you to the law enforcement authorities. You agree to not use the Service to:

  • email or otherwise upload any content that (i) infringes any intellectual property or other proprietary rights of any party; (ii) you do not have a right to upload under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; (iii) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (iv) poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person; (v) constitutes unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, commercial activities and/or sales, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” “contests,” “sweepstakes,” or any other form of solicitation; (vi) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, excessively violent, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; or (vii) in the sole judgment of Kuvée, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Service, or which may expose Kuvée or its users to any harm or liability of any type;
  • interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service; or
  • violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, or any regulations having the force of law;
  • impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
  • solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 21;
  • harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of other users from the Service by electronic or other means for the purposes of sending unsolicited emails or other unsolicited communications;
  • advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose that is not specifically authorized;
  • further or promote any criminal activity or enterprise or provide instructional information about illegal activities; or
  • obtain or attempt to access or otherwise obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Service.
Fees

To the extent the Service or any portion thereof is made available for any fee, you will be required to select a payment plan and provide Kuvée information regarding your credit card or other payment instrument. You represent and warrant to Kuvée that such information is true and that you are authorized to use the payment instrument. You will promptly update your account information with any changes (for example, a change in your billing address or credit card expiration date) that may occur. You agree to pay Kuvée the amount that is specified in the payment plan in accordance with the terms of such plan and this TOS. You hereby authorize Kuvée to bill your payment instrument in advance on a periodic basis in accordance with the terms of the applicable payment plan. If you dispute any charges you must let Kuvée know within sixty (60) days after the date that Kuvée invoices you. We reserve the right to change Kuvée’s prices. If Kuvée does change prices, Kuvée will provide notice of the change on the Site or in email to you, at Kuvée’s option, at least 30 days before the change is to take effect. Your continued use of the Service after the price change becomes effective constitutes your agreement to pay the changed amount. You shall be responsible for all taxes associated with Services other than U.S. taxes based on Kuvée’s net sales price.

Special Notice for International Use; Export Controls

Software (defined below) available in connection with the Service and the transmission of applicable data, if any, is subject to United States export controls. No Software may be downloaded from the Service or otherwise exported or re-exported in violation of U.S. export laws. Downloading or using the Software is at your sole risk. Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules and laws regarding your use of the Service, including as it concerns online conduct and acceptable content.

Commercial Use

Unless otherwise expressly authorized herein or in the Service, you agree not to display, distribute, license, perform, publish, reproduce, duplicate, copy, create derivative works from, modify, sell, resell, exploit, transfer or upload for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service. The Service is for your personal use.

Apple-Enabled Software Applications

Kuvée offers Software applications that are intended to be operated in connection with products made commercially available by Apple Inc. (“Apple”), among other platforms. With respect to Software that is made available for your use in connection with an Apple-branded product (such Software, “Apple-Enabled Software”), in addition to the other terms and conditions set forth in these Terms of Service, the following terms and conditions apply:

  • Kuvée and you acknowledge that these Terms of Service are concluded between Kuvée and you only, and not with Apple, and that as between Kuvée and Apple, Kuvée, not Apple, is solely responsible for the Apple-Enabled Software and the content thereof.
  • You may not use the Apple-Enabled Software in any manner that is in violation of or inconsistent with the Usage Rules set forth for Apple-Enabled Software in, or otherwise be in conflict with, the App Store Terms of Service.
  • Your license to use the Apple-Enabled Software is limited to a non-transferable license to use the Apple-Enabled Software on an iOS Product that you own or control, as permitted by the Usage Rules set forth in the App Store Terms of Service.
  • Apple has no obligation whatsoever to provide any maintenance or support services with respect to the Apple-Enabled Software.
  • Apple is not responsible for any product warranties, whether express or implied by law. In the event of any failure of the Apple-Enabled Software to conform to any applicable warranty, you may notify Apple, and Apple will refund the purchase price for the Apple-Enabled Software to you, if any; and, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Apple will have no other warranty obligation whatsoever with respect to the Apple-Enabled Software, or any other claims, losses, liabilities, damages, costs or expenses attributable to any failure to conform to any warranty, which will be Kuvée’s sole responsibility, to the extent it cannot be disclaimed under applicable law.
  • Kuvée and you acknowledge that Kuvée, not Apple, is responsible for addressing any claims of you or any third party relating to the Apple-Enabled Software or your possession and/or use of that Apple-Enabled Software, including, but not limited to: (i) product liability claims; (ii) any claim that the Apple-Enabled Software fails to conform to any applicable legal or regulatory requirement; and (iii) claims arising under consumer protection or similar legislation.
  • In the event of any third party claim that the Apple-Enabled Software or the end-user’s possession and use of that Apple-Enabled Software infringes that third party’s intellectual property rights, as between Kuvée and Apple, Kuvée, not Apple, will be solely responsible for the investigation, defense, settlement and discharge of any such intellectual property infringement claim.
  • You represent and warrant that (i) you are not located in a country that is subject to a U.S. Government embargo, or that has been designated by the U.S. Government as a “terrorist supporting” country; and (ii) you are not listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.
  • If you have any questions, complaints or claims with respect to the Apple-Enabled Software, they should be directed to Kuvée as follows: support@kuvee.com 
125 Kingston Street Boston, MA 02111
  • Kuvée and you acknowledge and agree that Apple, and Apple’s subsidiaries, are third party beneficiaries of these Terms of Service with respect to the Apple-Enabled Software, and that, upon your acceptance of the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service, Apple will have the right (and will be deemed to have accepted the right) to enforce these Terms of Service against you with respect to the Apple-Enabled Software as a third party beneficiary thereof.

Intellectual Property Rights

Service Content, Software and Trademarks

You acknowledge and agree that the Service may contain content or features (“Service Content”) that are protected by copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by Kuvée, you agree not to modify, copy, frame, scrape, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Service or the Service Content, in whole or in part, except that the foregoing does not apply to your own User Content (as defined below) that you legally upload to the Service. In connection with your use of the Service you will not engage in or use any data mining, robots, scraping or similar data gathering or extraction methods. Any use of the Service or the Service Content other than as specifically authorized herein is strictly prohibited. The technology and software underlying the Service or distributed in connection therewith is the property of Kuvée, our affiliates and our partners (the “Software”). You agree not to copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise attempt to discover any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, or otherwise transfer any right in the Software. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by Kuvée.

The Kuvée name and logos are trademarks and service marks of Kuvée (collectively the “Kuvée Trademarks”). Other Kuvée, product, and service names and logos used and displayed via the Service may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners who may or may not endorse or be affiliated with or connected to Kuvée. Nothing in this Terms of Service or the Service should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any of Kuvée Trademarks displayed on the Service, without our prior written permission in each instance. All goodwill generated from the use of Kuvée Trademarks will inure to our exclusive benefit.

Third Party Material

Under no circumstances will Kuvée be liable in any way for any content or materials of any third parties (including users), including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any such content. You acknowledge that Kuvée does not have a duty to pre-screen content, but that Kuvée and its designees will have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, Kuvée and its designees will have the right to remove any content that violates these Terms of Service or is deemed by Kuvée, in its sole discretion, to be otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.

User Content Transmitted Through the Service

With respect to the content or other materials you upload through the Service or share with other users or recipients (collectively, “User Content”), you represent and warrant that you own all right, title and interest in and to such User Content, including, without limitation, all copyright and rights of publicity contained therein. By uploading any User Content you hereby grant and will grant Kuvée and its affiliated companies a nonexclusive, worldwide, royalty free, fully paid up, transferable, sublicensable, perpetual, irrevocable license to copy, display, upload, perform, distribute, store, modify and otherwise use your User Content in connection with the operation of the Service or the promotion, advertising or marketing thereof, in any form, medium or technology now known or later developed.

You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information about the Service (“Submissions”), provided by you to Kuvée are non-confidential and Kuvée will be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these Submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

You acknowledge and agree that Kuvée may preserve content and may also disclose content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process, applicable laws or government requests; (b) enforce these Terms of Service; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Kuvée, its users and the public. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

Third Party Websites

The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links or other access to other sites and resources on the Internet. Kuvée has no control over such sites and resources and Kuvée is not responsible for and does not endorse such sites and resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Kuvée will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, events, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. Any dealings you have with third parties found while using the Service are between you and the third party, and you agree that Kuvée is not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against any such third party.

Indemnity and Release

You agree to release, indemnify and hold Kuvée and its affiliates and their officers, employees, directors and agent harmless from any from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, rights, claims, actions of any kind and injury (including death) arising out of or relating to your use of the Service or Products, any User Content, your connection to the Service, your violation of these Terms of Service or Terms of Sale or your violation of any rights of another. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor.” If you are a resident of another jurisdiction, you waive any comparable statute or doctrine.

Disclaimer of Warranties

YOUR USE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. UNLESS EXPLICITLY NOTED IN A WARRANTY PROVIDED BY Kuvée, THE PRODUCTS AND THE SERVICE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. Kuvée EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Kuvée MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (I) THE PRODUCT OR SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (II) THE PRODUCT OR SERVICE OR USE THEREOF WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (III) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE PRODUCT OR SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, OR (IV) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.

Limitation of Liability

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Kuvée WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF Kuvée HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, RESULTING FROM: (I) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE OR ANY PRODUCT; (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY PRODUCTS, GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN CONNECTION WITH THE PRODUCTS; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE OR REGARDING A PRODUCT OR SERVICE; OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE. IN NO EVENT WILL Kuvée’s TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID Kuvée IN THE LAST SIX (6) MONTHS, OR, IF GREATER, ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PRODUCT, PORTION OF THE SERVICE OR WITH THESE TERMS OF SERVICE OR TERMS OF SALE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY SET FORTH BY Kuvée IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THE APPLICABLE PRODUCT OR SERVICE.

Arbitration

At Kuvée’s or your election, all disputes, claims, or controversies arising out of or relating to the Terms of Service, Terms of Sale, the Product and/or Service that are not resolved by mutual agreement may be resolved by binding arbitration to be conducted before JAMS, or its successor. Unless otherwise agreed by the parties, arbitration will be held in Boston, Massachusetts. before a single arbitrator mutually agreed upon by the parties, or if the parties cannot mutually agree, a single arbitrator appointed by JAMS, and will be conducted in accordance with the rules and regulations promulgated by JAMS unless specifically modified in the Terms of Service. The arbitration must commence within forty-five (45) days of the date on which a written demand for arbitration is filed by either party. The arbitrator’s decision and award will be made and delivered within sixty (60) days of the conclusion of the arbitration and within six (6) months of the selection of the arbitrator. The arbitrator will not have the power to award damages in excess of the limitation on actual compensatory, direct damages set forth in the Terms of Service and may not multiply actual damages or award punitive damages or any other damages that are specifically excluded under the Terms of Service, and each party hereby irrevocably waives any claim to such damages. The arbitrator may, in his or her discretion, assess costs and expenses (including the reasonable legal fees and expenses of the prevailing part) against any party to a proceeding. Any party refusing to comply with an order of the arbitrators will be liable for costs and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, incurred by the other party in enforcing the award. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in the case of temporary or preliminary injunctive relief, any party may proceed in court without prior arbitration for the purpose of avoiding immediate and irreparable harm. The provisions of this arbitration section will be enforceable in any court of competent jurisdiction.

Termination

You agree that Kuvée, in its sole discretion, may suspend or terminate your account (or any part thereof) or use of the Service and remove and discard any content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Kuvée believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity that may be grounds for termination of your use of Service, may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. Kuvée may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of this Terms of Service may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Kuvée may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Service. Further, you agree that Kuvée will not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Service.

User Disputes

You agree that you are solely responsible for your interactions with any other user in connection with the Service and Kuvée will have no liability or responsibility with respect thereto. Kuvée reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in any way with disputes between you and any other user of the Service.

General

These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and Kuvée and govern your use of the Product and Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Kuvée with respect to the Service. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate or third-party services, third-party content or third-party software. These Terms of Service will be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. With respect to any disputes or claims not subject to arbitration, as set forth above, you and Kuvée agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within Suffolk County, Massachusetts. The failure of Kuvée to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Service is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms of Service remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or these Terms of Service must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form will be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. You may not assign this Terms of Service without the prior written consent of Kuvée, but Kuvée may assign or transfer this Terms of Service, in whole or in part, without restriction. The section titles in these Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail. The Service may also provide notices to you of changes to these Terms of Service or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices generally on the Service.

Your Privacy

At Kuvée, we respect the privacy of our users. For details please see our Privacy Policy. By using the Service, you consent to our collection and use of personal data as outlined therein.

Notice for California Users

Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, users of the Service from California are entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice: The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted in writing at 1625 North Market Blvd., Suite N 112, Sacramento, CA 95834, or by telephone at (916) 445-1254 or (800) 952-5210. You may contact us at Kuvée, Inc., 125 Kingston Street, Boston, MA 02111.

Questions?  Concerns?  Suggestions?

Please contact us at legal@kuvee.com to report any violations of these Terms of Service or to pose any questions regarding this Terms of Service or the Service.