Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE ("AGREEMENT" OR "TERMS OF USE") CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES OFFERED BY SHOP.BT. THIS AGREEMENT SETS FORTH THE LEGALLY BINDING TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AT HTTP://WWW.SHOP.BT (THE "SITE"). By using the Site in any manner, including but not limited to visiting or browsing the Site, you (the "user" or "you") agree to be bound by this Agreement, including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. This Agreement applies to all users of the Site, including without limitation users who are vendors, customers, contributors of content, information and other materials or services on the Site.

1. Shopt.bt is a Venue

Shop.bt acts as a venue to allow users to sell and buy certain goods. Shop.bt is not directly involved in the transaction between buyers and sellers. As a result, Shop.bt has no control over the quality, safety, morality or legality of any aspect of the items listed, the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of sellers to sell items or the ability of buyers to pay for items. Shop.bt cannot ensure that a buyer or seller will actually complete a transaction. Shop.bt cannot guarantee the true identity, age, and nationality of a user. Shop.bt encourages you to communicate directly with potential transaction partners through the tools available on the Site. You may also wish to contact other users using phone and email for additional user verification. You agree that Shop.bt is a venue and as such is not responsible or liable for any content, for example, data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links posted by you, other users, or outside parties on Shop.bt. You use the Shop.bt service at your own risk.

2. Membership Eligibility

Eligibility: Shop.bt's services are available only to, and may only be used by, individuals who are 18 years and older who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old and that all registration information you submit is accurate and truthful. Shop.bt may, in its sole discretion, refuse to offer access to or use of the Site to any person or entity and change its eligibility criteria at any time. This provision is void where prohibited by law and the right to access the Site is revoked in such jurisdictions.

3. Listing and Selling

Listing Description: By listing an item on the Site you warrant that you and all aspects of the item comply with Shop.bt’s terms of use. You also warrant that you may legally sell the item. You must accurately describe your item in your Shop.bt shop. Your listings may only include text descriptions, graphics, pictures and other content relevant to the sale of that item. All items must be listed in an appropriate category. Each listing must accurately and completely describe the item/items for sale in that listing. Each unique item must have its own listing.

4. Prohibited, Questionable and Infringing Items and Activities

You are solely responsible for your conduct and activities on Shop.bt and any and all data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links (together, "Content") that you submit, post, and display on Shop.bt.

Restricted Activities: Your Content and your use of Shop.bt shall not:
1. Be false, inaccurate or misleading
2. Be fraudulent or involve the sale of illegal, counterfeit or stolen items
3. Infringe upon any third-party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary or intellectual property rights or rights of publicity or privacy
4. Violate this Agreement, any site policy or community guidelines, or any applicable law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising)
5. Contain items that have been identified by the Royal Government of Bhutan as hazardous to consumers
6. Be defamatory, trade libelous, unlawfully threatening, unlawfully harassing, impersonate or intimidate any person (including Shop.bt staff or other users), or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person, through for example, the use of similar email address, nicknames, or creation of false account(s) or any other method or device
7. Be obscene or contain child pornography
8. Contain or transmit any code of a destructive nature that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information
9. Host images not part of a listing
10. Modify, adapt or hack Shop.bt or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with Shop.bt;
11. Appear to create liability for Shop.bt

4. Information Control

Shop.bt does not control the Content provided by users that is made available on Etsy. You may find some Content to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate, or deceptive. There are also risks of dealing with underage persons or people acting under false pretense.
Additionally, there may also be risks dealing with international trade and foreign nationals. By using Shop.bt, you agree to accept such risks and that Shop.bt is not responsible for any and all acts or omissions of users on Shop.bt. Please use caution, common sense, and practice safe buying and selling when using Shop.bt. Other Resources: Shop.bt is not responsible for the availability of outside websites or resources linked to or referenced on the Site. Shop.bt does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such websites or resources. You agree that Shop.bt shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or resources.

5. Shop.bt's Intellectual Property

Shop.bt, and other Shop.bt graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names may not be used, including as part of trademarks and/or as part of domain names or email addresses, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion.

6. Breach

Without limiting any other remedies, Shop.bt may, without notice, and without refunding any fees, delay or immediately remove Content, warn Shop.bt's community of a user's actions, issue a warning to a user, temporarily suspend a user, temporarily or indefinitely suspend a user's account privileges, terminate a user's account, prohibit access to the Site, and take technical and legal steps to keep a user off the Site and refuse to provide services to a user if any of the following apply:

Shop.bt suspects (by information, investigation, or otherwise) a user has breached this Agreement or other policy documents and community guidelines incorporated herein; Shop.bt is unable to verify or authenticate any of your personal information or Content; or Shop.bt believes that a user is acting inconsistently with the Shop.bt’s Terms of Use, has engaged in improper or fraudulent activity in connection with Shop.bt or the actions may cause legal liability or financial loss to Shop.bt's users or to Shop.bt.

7. Privacy

Shop.bt will not sell or disclose your personal information (as defined in the Privacy Policy) to third parties without your explicit consent. Shop.bt stores and processes Content on that are protected by physical as well as technological security.

8. Liability Limit

IN NO EVENT SHALL SHOP.BT, AND SHOP.BT’S OWNERS AND EMPLOYEES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, AND/OR INCIDENTAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SITE, SHOP.BT’S SERVICES, OR THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, BODILY INJURY, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

9. Indemnity

YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD SHOP.BT AND SHOP.BT’S OWNERS AND EMPLOYEES, HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIM OR DEMAND, INCLUDING REASONABLE LEGAL FEES, MADE BY ANY THIRD PARTY DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR BREACH OF THIS AGREEMENT OR THE DOCUMENTS IT INCORPORATES BY REFERENCE, OR YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY LAW OR THE RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY.

10. No Guarantee

Shop.bt does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted access to the Site, and operation of the Site may be interfered with by numerous factors outside Shop.bt’s control.

11. Shop.bt Service

Shop.bt reserves the right to modify or terminate the Shop.bt service for any reason, without notice, at any time. Shop.bt reserves the right to alter these Terms of Use or other Site policies at any time, so please review the policies frequently. If Shop.bt makes a material change Shop.bt will notify you here, by email, by means of a notice on our home page, or other places Shop.bt deems appropriate. What constitutes a "material change" will be determined at Shop.bt sole discretion, in good faith, and using common sense and reasonable judgment.