Terms & Conditions

Your Acceptance

1.1 The following are terms and conditions (the “Terms & Conditions”) of a legal agreement between all users (“you”, “your”, “user”) of www.loveandrobots.com (the “Website”) and Love & Robots and/or its affiliates (“we”, “us”, “our”, “Love & Robots”). These Terms & Conditions govern your use of the services we offer and the use of the Website.

1.2 By using the Website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions and the Privacy and Cookies Policy and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree with these Terms & Conditions, you should not use the Love & Robots services and/or the Website.

Account Terms – Your Status

2.1 You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to use the Love & Robots services. If you are under 18, you may only use the Website with consent and involvement of a parent or guardian. In order to access some features of the Website, you will have to create an account. When creating your account, you must provide current, accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. In addition, you agree to immediately notify Love & Robots of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security. Love & Robots will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to maintain the security of your account and password. We reserve the right to refuse service to or terminate service of anyone at any time without notice for any reason.

Information About Us

3.1 Love & Robots is an Irish private limited company registered under Company Number 520395. www.loveandrobots.com is a website address of Love & Robots. Love & Robots can be contacted through the Website, by email to [email protected] or at 5 Dame Lane, Dublin 2, Ireland. The VAT Number of Love & Robots is IE9852168V.

Jurisdiction & Applicable Law

4.1 These Terms & Conditions shall for all purposes be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Ireland. The user and Love & Robots agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Ireland. The place of performance of these Terms & Conditions shall be Ireland. Nothing in these Terms & Conditions shall affect your statutory rights if you are acting as a consumer.

Love & Robots Services & Products

5.1 One of our services is to allow designers to upload submissions to our design calls (“Designs”) and vote on what we make. We take some of these Designs and turn them into products. We manufacture the products and ship them to customers and share the profits with the original designer in accordance with our Designer Contract.

5.2 Love & Robots may also allow users to browse the website for products in our shop and to place an order to manufacture them.

5.3 Love & Robots offers other services and community features including a blog, forum, video tutorials, etc. where you can learn and get in touch with other users.

Notice and Takedown Policy

6.1 We operate a Notice and Takedown policy on the Website and have the right to remove any material, posting, User Submissions or Designs you make to the Website if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with these Terms & Conditions. If you believe that your work has been copied or posted on the Website in any way that constitutes intellectual property and/or design right infringement or if defamatory material has been posted about you, you will need to send a written communication to us by email including the following information:

6.1.1 Identification of the alleged defamatory content or the copyrighted work or design right claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works or design rights at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site

6.1.2 Identification of the material that is claimed to be defamatory or infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material. Providing URLs in the content of an email is the best way to help us locate content quickly

6.1.3 Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted

6.1.4 A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is defamatory or is not authorised by the intellectual property owner or design right holder, its agent, or the law

6.1.5 A statement that the information in the notification is to the best of your knowledge accurate.

6.2 Please report any violations of these Terms & Conditions, including objectionable User Submissions or behaviour, intellectual property and/or design right infringement to [email protected]

Intellectual Property Rights

7.1 Love & Robots is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Website, and in the material published on it (excluding User Submissions but including, without limitation, all demos, publications and guides accessible through the Website). Those works are protected by copyright, design rights and other intellectual property laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

7.2 You may print off a reasonable number of copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Website for your personal reference.

7.3 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

7.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on the Website must always be acknowledged.

7.5 You must not use any part of the materials on the Website for commercial purposes without obtaining prior written consent to do so from us or our licensors.

7.6 If you print off, copy or download any part of the Website in breach of these Terms & Conditions, your right to use the Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

User Conduct

8.1 You agree to not use the Website to do any of the following:

8.1.1 Upload, post or otherwise transmit any material that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, racist, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable

8.1.2 Harm or attempt to harm minors in any way

8.1.3 Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent an affiliation with a person or entity

8.1.4 Upload, post or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other form of solicitation.

8.1.5 Upload, post or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programmes designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment

8.1.6 Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges

8.1.7 Interfere with or disrupt the Website or servers or networks connected to the Website, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Website

8.1.8 Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international laws or regulations

8.1.9 "Stalk" or otherwise harass another

8.1.10 Collect or store personal data about other users

8.1.11 Promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals

8.1.12 Attempt to gain unauthorised access to any Love & Robots service or website, other user accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Love & Robots service or website, through hacking, password mining or any other means

8.1.13 Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others

8.1.14 Reproduce, scrape, automatically summarise or aggregate any Website content or User Submissions without licence or prior written permission from Love & Robots

8.2 Love & Robots has no obligation to monitor the Website, but reserves the right to do so and to remove any content or material at its sole discretion at any time without notice. You may report any activities of any other user which violate applicable laws and/or these Terms & Conditions by contacting us at [email protected]

Linking To and From the Website

9.1 You may link to the Website home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

9.2 This Website may provide links to other websites that are not under the control of Love & Robots. Love & Robots shall not be responsible in any way for the content of such other websites.

9.3 Love & Robots will endeavour to ensure that the Website operates reliably and consistently, but we do not warrant that the Website will operate uninterrupted without any faults. We are not responsible for any losses suffered by you as a result of any interruption of the Website or suspension of your access to the Website.

Indemnification

10.1 You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Love & Robots, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal expenses, made or brought by any third party due to or arising out of any of the following

10.1.1 Your use of the Website or any part thereof

10.1.2 Your breach of any of these Terms & Conditions

10.1.3 Uploading or publication of any User Submissions or Designs

10.1.4 Infringement or misappropriation by you, or a third party using your computer, of any account or password to access and/or use the Website

Warranty Disclaimer & Limitation of Liability

11.1 You agree that your use of the Website shall be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Love & Robots and any parent, subsidiary, affiliate, director, officer, employee, licensor, distributor, supplier, agent, reseller, owner, or operator of the website, disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the Website and your use thereof. Love & Robots makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the Website’s content or the content of any website linked to the Website and such content is provided on an “as is” basis.

11.2 Love & Robots assumes no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes or inaccuracies of content, (ii) property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of the Website, (iii) any unauthorised access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information stored therein, (iv) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Website, (v) any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the likes, which may be transmitted to or through the Website by any third party, and/or (vi) 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 content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Website.

11.3 Love & Robots does not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any hyperlinked website or other promotion, and Love & Robots will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of products or services. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Love & Robots or through or from the Website shall create any warranty not expressly stated in these Terms & Conditions. As with the purchase of a product or service through any medium or in any environment, you should use your best judgement and exercise caution where appropriate.

11.4 Love & Robots will not be liable for any loss of income, loss of profits, loss of contracts, loss of goodwill, wasted management or office time, loss of data or for any indirect, incidental, exemplary, special, punitive or consequential loss or damage of any kind arising and whether caused by tort, breach of contract, warranty or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising out of your use of the Website.

11.5 Our maximum aggregate liability under these Terms & Conditions shall in no circumstances exceed the fees received from you by Love & Robots for the purchase of any products or services.

11.6 Nothing in these Terms & Conditions shall limit or exclude our liability for death or personal injury caused by our gross negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Notices

12.1 All notices given by you to us should be sent to us to [email protected] Subject to and as otherwise specified in these Terms & Conditions, we may give notice to you at either the email or postal address you provide to us or by posting updates on the Website.

12.2 Notice will be deemed received and properly served immediately when posted on the Website, 24 hours after an email is sent, or three days after the date of posting of any letter. In proving the service of any notice, it will be sufficient to prove, in the case of a letter, that such letter was properly addressed, stamped and placed in the post and, in the case of an email that such email was sent to the specified email address of the addressee.

Waiver

13.1 If we fail to insist upon strict performance of any of your obligations under any of these Terms & Conditions, or if we fail to exercise any of the rights or remedies to which we are entitled under these Terms & Conditions, this shall not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and shall not relieve you from compliance with such obligations. A waiver by us of any default shall not constitute a waiver of any subsequent default. No waiver by us of any of your obligations under these Terms & Conditions shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be a waiver and is communicated to you in writing in accordance with Section 14 (Notices) above.

Severability

14.1 If any of these Terms & Conditions are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term, condition or provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Entire Agreement

15.1 These Terms of Use and any document expressly referred to in them and other terms accepted by you in connection with your use of the Websites represent the entire agreement between you and us in relation to their subject matter and supersede any prior agreement, understanding or arrangement between you and us, whether oral or in writing.

15.2 Both you and us acknowledge that neither you nor us has relied on any representation, undertaking or promise given by the other or be implied from anything said or written in negotiations between you and us except as expressly stated in these Terms of Use.

Assignment

16.1 These Terms & Conditions, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be assigned, transferred, delegated, and sub-licensed by you, but may be assigned, transferred, delegated, and sublicensed by Love & Robots without restriction.

Modifications and Discontinuance of the Website

17.1 Love & Robots reserves the right at its sole discretion to modify or discontinue the Website, services, or any portion thereof, at any time, with or without notice to the users. We shall not be liable to you or any third party should we exercise our right to modify or discontinue the Website and/or its related services.

Your Concerns

18.1 If you have any concerns about the material which appears on the Website, please contact us at [email protected]

Hey,

We are currently not accepting orders through our website. But don't worry! You can still buy Love & Robots pieces through our stockists, all listed here.
We will continue completing any outstanding orders. If you need to contact us about an existing order, or you are interested in stocking Love & Robots, please email [email protected]

Best wishes from the Love & Robots Team.