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Wedding Floral Design Course: TERMS OF PURCHASE
The training materials you are ordering consist of highly proprietary information specific to the wedding floral industry and are protected by International Copyright Law.
Our course material consists of proprietary information / intellectual property regarding the trade secrets, concepts, methods, processes, techniques, practices, procedures, formulas and other details of the specialized course subject matter and the wedding industry. In order to ensure the protection of its copyright; and due to the considerable administrative costs we incur associated with administration, credit card processing fees, credit card fraud screening, order fulfillment, shipping and handling and/or other costs related to processing and maintaining student registrations; cancellations of course purchases or returns/refunds of course materials are not allowed under any circumstances once the purchase transaction has been processed. Students on monthly installment programs are required, and agree to make, all monthly payments. No refunds will be provided under any circumstances once the transaction has been processed. Delivery of your shipment is guaranteed. In the unlikely event that a shipment is damaged in transit, the wrong product was shipped in error, or a shipment is determined by the shipping carrier or ourselves to be lost in transit, a replacement shipment will promptly be sent to you. The customer is responsible for notifying us in the event of non-delivery of the shipment. Normal shipment delivery time is 2 – 4 weeks from date of order. If a shipment is lost in transit, you will receive a prompt replacement as soon as we receive confirmation from the shipping carrier that sufficient transit time, as prescribed by the shipping carrier, has been allowed for the shipment delivery, allowing for any delays deemed normal by the shipping carrier which may occur in transit, and the shipment is classified by the shipping carrier as lost and undeliverable. Any shipment damaged in transit will promptly be replaced. In the unlikely event that an error occurs and you are shipped the wrong course materials, the matter will be promptly corrected with a replacement. The customer is responsible for accepting delivery of shipment; failure to accept delivery does not constitute grounds for a refund. Customer is responsible for any additional costs incurred by the seller as a result of unclaimed shipments. Customer is responsible for ensuring that the shipping address they provide on their order is correct. Returns, refunds, and cancellations of course purchases are not permitted. The Institute of Weddings is not responsible for any unauthorized returns made by customer and shipments containing unauthorized returns will not be accepted. By proceeding with this purchase, you acknowledge that you accept, agree to, and comply with these Terms of Purchase. Please do not proceed with placing your order if you do not agree to these terms and conditions.
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– Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
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The International Institute of Weddings has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, The International Institute of Weddings reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. The International Institute of Weddings reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
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Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. The International Institute of Weddings does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, The International Institute of Weddings specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized The International Institute of Weddings spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of The International Institute of Weddings.
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NOTICES AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
The International Institute of Weddings respects others intellectual property rights, and requires our users to do the same. While the content featured on The International Institute of Weddings website is created exclusively by and for The International Institute of Weddings, occassionally The International Institute of Weddings may accept submissions of written matierial or photos from outside sources who warrant to be the owner and copyright holder of said submssions.
It is the policy of The International Institute of Weddings to promptly process and investigate notices of alleged copyright infringement, and take appropriate actions. If You believe that Your copyright has been infringed on our Website, please notify our Content Administrator at:
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