Terms and Conditions

This website is provided to you by Modest Vegan (“we” or “us”). Please take a moment to read this Terms & Conditions Agreement. By using this website, you accept this Terms & Conditions Agreement. Our website is always evolving; please be aware that we may change this Terms & Conditions Agreement from time to time. By continuing to use this site after we post any such changes, you accept this Terms & Conditions Agreement, as modified.

We respect your privacy. Please take a moment to read our Privacy Policy as well as our Health Disclaimer.

1. Using Good Judgment

Our Terms & Conditions Agreement is intended to make our website safe and fun for everybody. We invite you to bring to our attention any content on our website you believe to be inaccurate, inappropriate or in violation of these rules. Please contact us here.

Use common sense when you use our and anybody else’s websites. The content that appears on our website is for informational purposes only. Despite our efforts to provide useful and accurate information, errors may appear from time to time. Some of the content you find on our website was not created, edited, or posted by us (for example, guest postings). The materials posted by third parties on our website represent the views of such third parties and are not endorsed by us, nor do we guarantee the accuracy of any posting. Though we hope the advertisers, merchants and users you meet through our website treat you honorably and fairly, we can’t vouch for the information, goods, or services they offer. Before you act on information you’ve found on or through our website, confirm any facts that are important to your decision. We encourage you to exercise a healthy skepticism and good judgment.

2. Rights

You acknowledge that:

  1. We permit access to content that is protected by copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual and proprietary rights (“Rights”) and;
  2. This Terms & Conditions Agreement and applicable copyright, trademark and other laws govern your use of such content.

Our Limited License to You. You are free to display and print for your personal, non-commercial use information you receive through our website. You may not reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use any of the materials without the prior written consent of the Rights holder. Requests for permission to reproduce, distribute or otherwise use materials found on our website should be made to contact(at)modestvegan.com. The burden of determining whether any content on our website is or is not protected by Rights rests with you.

Links. You are free to encourage others to access the information on our website. We welcome links to our website. You are free to establish a hypertext link to any of our website so long as the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site by us or make use of a logo without written consent of the logo owner.

No Framing. Without our prior written consent, you may not frame, or in-line link to, any of the content of our website, or incorporate into any other website or service any of our intellectual property.

Marks. We do not want anyone to be confused about which materials and services are provided by us and which are not. You may not use any mark appearing on our website without the prior written consent of the owner of the mark. Modest Vegan.com and all associated logos are marks owned by Modest Vegan.

Your License to Us. By submitting material to or through our website, you grant us and our partners, agents, affiliates and service providers (collectively, “Affiliates”), the non-exclusive right to reproduce, modify and distribute such material as we see fit for any purpose in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. You agree that we and our Affiliates may identify you as the author of any of your postings by name, email address or screen name as we see appropriate. You also permit any other user to access, display, and print such content for personal use. By submitting material to us, you are representing that such material does not violate or infringe any rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights. If any third-party content is included in any materials that you submit, you must obtain permission from the content owner and attribute such content to the owner.

Notice of Copyright Infringement. If you are an owner of intellectual property who believes your intellectual property has been improperly posted or distributed via this site, please notify us by sending an email to contact(at)modestvegan.com. Please note that we may access and disclose your personally identifiable information in order to address any infringement claim.

Indemnity. You agree to hold us and our affiliates, agents and licensors harmless from any claim that may arise from your use of any of our website. You also agree that you have fully read, understood, and agreed to our website’s health disclaimer.

4. Third Party Services

As a convenience to you, we may provide links to third-party websites. Those websites and the parties that control them are beyond our control. We make no representations as to the content, quality, suitability, functionality or legality of any sites to which we may provide links, and you hereby waive any claim you might have against us with respect to such sites and their operators. You may order services or merchandise through links on our website from persons not affiliated with us. All matters concerning such merchandise or services, including, but not limited to, purchase terms, payment terms, warranties, guarantees, maintenance and delivery, are solely between you and the merchants with whom you chose to do business. We make no warranties or representations whatsoever with regard to any goods or services provided by those merchants. You will not consider us – nor will we be deemed – a party to such transactions, whether or not we may have received some form of remuneration in connection with the transaction. We will not be liable for any costs or damages arising out of any transaction (whether directly or indirectly) between you and any other person or entity.

5. Disclaimer of Warranties

YOU AGREE THAT USE OF THE SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. OUR WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. MODEST VEGAN, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS CANNOT AND DO NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR WEBSITE. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE OUR WEBSITE TO BE ERROR-FREE, SECURE, CONTINUOUSLY AVAILABLE OR FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

YOU ALSO AGREE THAT IF YOU RELY ON ANY DATA OR INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR USE OF ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA.

OUR WEBSITE IS PROVIDED WITH THE UNDERSTANDING THAT NEITHER MODEST VEGAN NOR ITS USERS, WHILE SUCH USERS ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE SITE, ARE ENGAGED IN RENDERING LEGAL, MEDICAL, COUNSELING OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES OR ADVICE. OUR WEBSITE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES OR ADVICE.

MODEST VEGAN, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, AND LICENSORS MAKE NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY GOODS OR SERVICES REFERRED TO, ADVERTISED ON, OR OBTAINED THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, OTHER THAN THOSE EXPRESS WARRANTIES MODEST VEGAN ITSELF SPECIFICALLY MAKES ON ANY MODEST VEGAN ORDER FORM.

6. Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL MODEST VEGAN OR ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF ANY OF OUR WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, EVEN IF WE ARE ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU AGREE THAT THE LIABILITY OF MODEST VEGAN, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS, IF ANY, ARISING OUT OF ANY KIND OF LEGAL CLAIM IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO ANY OF our website WILL NOT EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU PAID TO US TO USE THE SITE. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE LIABILITY OF MODEST VEGAN, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH STATE LAW.

7. Discontinuance, Modification & Restrictions

We may discontinue, change, suspend, or restrict access to any of our website or any portion of our website at any time without liability to you or any third party.

8. Applicable Law & Exclusive Jurisdiction

This site is controlled and operated by Modest Vegan from the state of New York in the United States of America. Those who choose to access our site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. This Terms & Conditions Agreement constitutes an agreement made in, and to be construed in accordance with the laws of, the State of New York without regard to its conflict of law provisions. By using this site, you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in New York, New York, in all disputes arising out of or relating to this agreement or any of our website.

9. Dispute Resolution

You agree not take any legal action against us that relates to or arises out of any of our websites without first (a) sending us, via registered mail or national overnight courier service, a detailed written description of the facts and law out of which your claim arises; and (b) negotiating with us, in good faith, for not less 30 days, toward resolution of the dispute. All correspondence concerning such dispute must be sent to contact(at)modestvegan.com, or such other designee as Modest Vegan may identify from time to time.

10. Miscellaneous

In the event that any provision of this Terms & Conditions Agreement conflicts with the law under which this Terms & Conditions Agreement is to be construed or if any provision is held invalid by a court with jurisdiction over the parties to the Terms & Conditions Agreement, such provision will be restated to reflect as nearly as possible the original intentions of the parties in accordance with applicable law, and the remainder of this Terms & Conditions Agreement will remain in full force and effect. If either party fails to insist upon or enforce strict performance by the other party of any provision of the Terms & Conditions Agreement, or to exercise any right under the Terms & Conditions Agreement, such a failure will not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of such party’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.

This Terms & Conditions Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between the parties as to the subject matter hereof, and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings relating to such subject matter.

11. Copyright

Contents on this site are copyrighted by Modest Vegan or its affiliates or licensors. Unauthorized distribution or reproduction is forbidden. If you have questions or wish to obtain more information from or about Modest Vegan, please visit modestvegan.com.

This terms and conditions agreement was last updated on May 24, 2016.