Introduction and Acceptance
Welcome to LARAKHOURY’s website located at http://www.larakhoury.com/ (the “Website”). The Website includes all subdomains present and future. LARAKHOURY hopes you enjoy your visit and/or use of the Website, which may include the purchase of goods.
LARAKHOURY is owned and operated by Lara Khoury, a duly incorporated company in the Lebanese Republic. Where the present Terms refer to “LARAKHOURY”, it may refer to “Lara Khoury”, “LK” or “we”, depending on the context.
These Terms were last modified on January 15, 2017. LARAKHOURY reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to modify or replace any of the Terms. It is your responsibility to check these Terms periodically for changes. Your use of the Website following the posting of any changes to the Terms constitutes acceptance of those changes.
In the Terms, a Website visitor or user may be referred to as “you”. When a Website user has created an account and is logged in, they may be referred to as a “Logged-in User”. When a Website user has made a purchase, they may be referred to as a “Client”.
Use of and browsing of the Website are at your own risk. Neither LARAKHOURY nor any party representing or otherwise affiliated with LARAKHOURY in creating or presenting the Website are liable for any direct or indirect damages arising out of your use of the Website. To the extent permitted by law and without limiting any of the foregoing, everything on the Website is provided to you without warranty, either expressed or implied. Solicited information that you submit to LARAKHOURY through the Website are subject to our Terms. All unsolicited reviews, comments or other submissions, including ideas, concepts, techniques, know-how and the like, shall not be treated as confidential by LARAKHOURY and LARAKHOURY may use such materials in any manner that it deems appropriate.
If you have any questions about the Terms, or if you wish to inquire about and/or access any personal information LARAKHOURY holds about you, please contact LARAKHOURY’s Legal Services at firstname.lastname@example.org
Any dispute over the content or use of the Website shall be governed by the substantive laws of the Republic of Lebanon, and the Lebanese courts shall be competent to settle any such dispute.
- General Statement of Privacy and Protection of Personal Information
- What Does the Policy Cover?
This Policy covers the treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) and other information gathered by LARAKHOURY when you are using or accessing the Website. This Policy also covers LARAKHOURY’s treatment of any Personal Information that LARAKHOURY may share with its business partners or other third parties under very limited circumstances. This Policy does not apply to the general practices and treatment of information (whether personal or not) by third parties that LARAKHOURY does not own or control, including but not limited to any third party websites or services that you elect to access through the Website or via a link from the Website (“Third Party Website”), or to individuals that LARAKHOURY does not manage or employ. While we attempt to facilitate access or link to only those Third Party Websites that share our respect for your privacy, we cannot take responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those Third Party Websites. We encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies of any Third Party Website you access.
Finally, this Policy does not cover any Personal Information you send to LARAKHOURY via any non-secured mode of communications such as email, instant messenger or Twitter, as communications via these methods may be subject to interception, loss, or alteration. While we welcome your comments and suggestions sent to us in this manner, we encourage you to carefully examine what Personal Information you send to LARAKHOURY via these methods.
- No Collection of Personal Information as a Matter of Course
LARAKHOURY does not, as a matter of course, gather any of your Personal Information while you are using the Website, unless you are asked to provide such information, for example by signing up for an account or for the mailing list, or making a purchase. Personal Information is only gathered with your informed consent. Where you have provided Personal Information, it will only be used for the stated purpose.
- Security of Information
LARAKHOURY uses only industry best practices (physical, electronic, and procedural) in keeping any data collected (including Personal Information) secure. In addition, LARAKHOURY uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run the Website, and these third parties have been selected for their high standards of security.
When you are making a purchase on the Website, all transaction data, including credit card information, is transferred by encrypted Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”), the standard for internet transactions.
- Limited Gathering of Information for Statistical, Analytical and Security Purposes
LARAKHOURY automatically collects certain information using a third-party analytics program, Google Analytics, to help us understand how our users use the Website, but none of this information identifies you personally. For example, each time you visit the Website we automatically collect your IP address, browser and computer type, access times, the web page from which you came, and the web page(s) you access (as applicable). We use information collected in this manner only to better understand your needs and the needs of the Website users in the aggregate. LARAKHOURY also makes use of information gathered for statistical purposes to keep track of the number of visits to the Website and which pages on the Website, with a view to introducing improvements. LARAKHOURY reserves the right to use additional analytical or statistical programs or services in the future. Where any Personal Information is transferred to a third party in this manner, this section will be updated accordingly, though there may be a delay in the update.
Your IP address and other relevant information may be used in order to trace any fraudulent or criminal activity, or any activity in violation of the Terms.
- Non-disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
- Mailing List Management
LARAKHOURY uses Magento Mailing System to manage our mailing list and send out emails. Personal Information is transferred to Magento Mailing System in order for the mailing list to function properly.
You may unsubscribe from LARAKHOURY’s mailing list at any time, by following the link at the bottom of all LARAKHOURY emails.
- Secured Payments
- Accounts and Deletion of Personal Information
You may create an account by entering your email address and choosing a password. It is your responsibility to create a password of sufficient length and complexity, and to keep it secures, in order to ensure the security of your Personal Information that can be accesses as a Logged-in User. Clients must create an account in order to make a purchase. Logged-in Users may provide addresses for billing and delivery purposes. Clients must provide billing and delivery addresses in order to make a purchase. These addresses will be stored by LARAKHOURY, but will only be used for billing and delivery purposes on future purchases. A Logged-in User may permanently delete these stored addresses on their account page. If you wish to cancel your account and have all your Personal Information permanently deleted from our records, please contact us.
- Tracking Technology (“Cookies”)
- Risks Associated with the Internet
Despite LARAKHOURY’s efforts to ensure third parties will not access or obtain your Personal Information through your use of the Website, complete confidentiality and security cannot currently be guaranteed on the Internet. Communication via the Internet is subject to interception, loss, or alteration. You acknowledge and agree that LARAKHOURY cannot be held responsible for damages resulting from the transmission of confidential information or Personal Information over the Internet and that such communications are at your own risk.
- Limitation of Liability
LARAKHOURY, and/or its respective officers, directors, owners, officials, partners, partnerships, principals, employees, affiliates and other related entities, servants, agents, representatives, successors and assigns, will not be held liable for any damages resulting from the misuse of any information collected by any third party, or any misuse of any information collected through the Website not in violation of the Policy.
- MANAGING YOUR ACCOUNT
Creating an account is required to complete any transaction on larakhoury.com. You can create an account or login to your existing account at www.larakhoury.com Registering also allows you to: – Checkout faster – Verify the status of your orders – Track orders that have been dispatched – Sign up for our newsletter to stay informed on new arrivals, trends, promotions, and sales. You can also modify your password and manage your addresses from within your LARAKHOURY account at any time. It is not possible to change your account’s email address. If you wish to use a different email address, please create a new LARAKHOURY account.
- Forgot Password?
You can reset your account password at any time at www.larakhoury.com You will be sent an email with a link to reset your password.