Please read these Terms of Service carefully before using the services offered by Carter & Dawson LLP Trading as Distraction Box.
It is your responsibility to determine that the products contained within the box are suitable for you and it’s not our responsibility to do so. If you’re unsure, please consult the product details on the manufacturer’s website.
This website including its tools, applications and services are intended solely for access and use by individual who are at least eighteen (18) years old and above. By accessing and using our website including its tools, applications and services, you warrant and represent that you are at least eighteen (18) years old and with full authority, right, and capacity to enter into this Agreement and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
Use of site and prohibitions:
You understand and agree that you will use this site including its tools and services with full sense of responsibility and in a manner that is consistent with these Terms and in such a way as to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. You agree that you will use the site and its services in compliance with all applicable local, regional, national, and international laws, rules and regulations, including any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from your country of residence.
Distraction Box, in its sole discretion, has the right to remove content and suspend, terminate, deactivate or refuse registration or access to your account at any time, without notice and without liability, for any reason, including but not limited to violation of this Agreement, infringing on Intellectual Property and inactivity.
We reserve the right to monitor and review your account, content and activity for compliance with this Agreement. We may terminate or suspend your account or ability to use the service if you breach this Agreement, and we may remove any content that is unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property rights.
(a) you must not use our site, including its services and or tools if you are not able to form legally binding contracts, are under the age of 18, or are temporarily or indefinitely suspended from using our sites, services, or tools;
(b) you must not republish, sell, rent or sub-license any materials from this website including republication on another website;
(c) you must not reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website for a commercial purpose; or
(d) You must not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
Registration / member account:
In addition, you may not register for more than one Member Account, register for a Member Account on behalf of an individual other than yourself or register a Member Account on behalf of any group or entity. Furthermore, you may not use or attempt to use another’s Member Account without authorization from us or create a false identity on our Services.
Non-commercial use by members:
Members on this website are prohibited to use the services of the website in connection with any commercial endeavors or ventures. Juridical persons or entities including but not limited to organisations, companies, and/or businesses may not become Members of Distraction Box and should not use the site for any purpose.
Links and framings:
Illegal and/or unauthorized uses of the Services, including unauthorized framing of or linking to the Sites will be investigated, and appropriate legal action may be taken. Some links, however, are welcome to the site and you are allowed to establish hyperlink to appropriate part within the site provided that: (i) you post your link only within the forum, chat or message board section; (ii) you do not remove or obscure any advertisements, copyright notices or other notices on the placed at the site; (iii) the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site and (iv) you immediately stop providing any links to the site on written notice from us. However, you must check the copyright notice on the homepage to which you wish to link to make sure that one of our content providers does not have its own policies regarding direct links to their content on our sites.
Warranty disclaimer and exclusions/limitations of liability:
You represent and warrant that (a) all of the information provided by you to our website to participate in the Service is correct and current; and (b) you have all necessary right, power and authority to enter into this Agreement and to perform the acts required of you hereunder.
You hereby accept and agree that it is beyond our control, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gain access to the Site or use the Services; what effects the Content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the Content; or what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. You release us from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired Content through the Site or the Services.
It should be noted that the Site or Services may contain, or direct you to sites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. We make no representations concerning any content contained in or accessed through the Site or Services, and we will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Site or the Services.
Distraction Box is a distributor only. Products distributed by Distraction Box are not manufactured by Distraction Box. The products may, however, be covered by each manufacturer’s warranty, service, and support policy (if present). Distraction Box assigns and passes through to the customer any warranty of the manufacturer, and you acknowledge that you shall have recourse only under such warranties and only as against the manufacturer of the products. Distraction Box makes no representation of express warranty with respect to the product except those stated in this document. THE SERVICE, CONTENT, AND SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Likewise, the manufacturers of the products distributed by Distraction Box are not responsible for any claims, warranties, representations, or the like included on Distraction Box packaging (if any).
Intellectual property rights:
The Web allows people throughout the world to share valuable information, ideas and creative works. To ensure continued open access to such materials, we all need to protect the rights of those who share their creations with us. Although we make the Site freely accessible, we don’t intend to give up our rights, or anyone else’s rights, to the materials appearing on them. The materials available on the site shall remain the property of Distraction Box and/or its licensors, and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. You acquire no proprietary interest in any such rights. Furthermore, you may not remove or obscure the copyright notice or any other notices contained in the site or anything retrieved or downloaded from them.
You hereby acknowledge that all rights, titles and interests, including but not limited to rights covered by the Intellectual Property Rights, in and to the site, and that You will not acquire any right, title, or interest in or to the site except as expressly set forth in this Agreement. You will not modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from any of our services, software, or documentation, or create or attempt to create a substitute or similar service or product through use of or access to the Program or proprietary information related thereto.
By submitting content on the site or otherwise through the service, you hereby do and shall grant Distraction Box a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully paid, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, copy, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the content in connection with the site, the service and Distraction Box’s (and its successors and assigns’) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the site (and derivative works thereof) or the service in any media formats and through any media channels (including, without limitation, third party websites and feeds). You also hereby do and shall grant each user of the site and/or the service a non-exclusive license to access your content through the site and the service, and to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such content in connection with their use of the site and service.
Orders & Delivery:
Your Distraction Box will be dispatched to you around the 7th day of the following month. For example, if you order a box subscription on the 4th October, your box will be dispatched around the 7th November as you are pre-purchasing the ‘November Box’ These dates were provided to you during the checkout the process. Distraction Boxes are sent using Royal Mail and in our experience arrive within 3 days of dispatch. An email will be sent to you confirming dispatch details.
Your order will be fulfilled by the delivery date set out in the confirmatory email. You recognise, though, that occasionally because of problems sourcing stock from our suppliers or
for other reasons beyond our control it is possible that orders may be delivered more than 14 days after the estimated delivery date.
You may cancel your membership at any time. There are no cancellation fees. In the event that you cancel your membership after an order has already been processed you will be charged for that order. Otherwise, your membership shall cease immediately after filing your cancellation request, and you shall not incur any further charges.
To cancel your membership please login to your membership account and follow the cancellation instructions provided therein. Alternately please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You agree not to disclose information you obtain from us and or from our clients, advertisers, suppliers and forum members. All information submitted to by an end-user customer pursuant to a Program is proprietary information of Distraction Box. Such customer information is confidential and may not be disclosed. Publisher agrees not to reproduce, disseminate, sell, distribute or commercially exploit any such proprietary information in any manner.
Non-assignment of rights:
Your rights of whatever nature cannot be assigned nor transferred to anybody, and any such attempt may result in termination of this Agreement, without liability to us. However, we may assign this Agreement to any person at any time without notice.
Waiver & severability of terms:
Failure of the Distraction Box to insist upon strict performance of any of the terms, conditions and covenants hereof shall not be deemed a relinquishment or waiver of any rights or remedy that the we may have, nor shall it be construed as a waiver of any subsequent breach of the terms, conditions or covenants hereof, which terms, conditions and covenants shall continue to be in full force and effect.
No waiver by either party of any breach of any provision hereof shall be deemed a waiver of any subsequent or prior breach of the same or any other provision.
In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is found invalid or unenforceable pursuant to any judicial decree or decision, such provision shall be deemed to apply only to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of these Terms of Service shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms.
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the UK, without any reference to conflict-of-laws principles. The Agreement describes and encompasses the entire agreement between us and you, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the Site, the contents and materials provided by or through the Site, and the subject matter of this Agreement.
Choice of Law; Jurisdiction; forum
Any dispute, controversy or difference which may arise between the parties out of, in relation to or in connection with this Agreement is hereby irrevocably submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the UK, to the exclusion of any other courts without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions or your actual state or country of residence.
This Agreement will remain in full force and effect while you use the Site. You may terminate your membership at any time for any reason by following the instructions on the Site. We may terminate your membership for any reason at any time. If you are using a paid
version of the Service and we terminate your membership in the Service because you have breached this Agreement, you will not be entitled to any refund of unused subscription fees. Even after your membership is terminated, certain sections of this Agreement will remain in effect.
We will endeavor to supply the box as advertised but occasionally due to problems out of our control we will instead provide an alternative product of the same value.
It is your responsibility to determine that the products contained within the box are suitable for you and it is not our responsibility to do so. If you unsure, please consult the product details on the manufacturer’s website.
By purchasing a Distraction Box subscription, you acknowledge that your subscription has an initial and recurring payment feature and you accept responsibility for all recurring charges prior to cancellation.
By supplying credit or debit card details, you are giving us your consent to take payments every month, every 3 months or every 6 months (depending on the subscription you take).
The Direct Debit Guarantee
* This Guarantee is offered by all banks and building societies that accept instructions to pay Direct Debits.
* If there are any changes to the amount, date or frequency of your Direct Debit, we will notify you 10 working days in advance of your account being debited or as otherwise agreed. If you request us to collect a payment, confirmation of the amount and date will be given to you at the time of the request.
* If an error is made in the payment of your Direct Debit, by Carter & Dawson LLP or your bank or building society, you are entitled to a full and immediate refund of the amount paid from your bank or building society.
* If you receive a refund you are not entitled to, you must pay it back when Carter & Dawson LLP asks you to.
You can cancel a Direct Debit at any time by simply contacting your bank or building society. Written confirmation may be required. Please also notify us.