Terms and Conditions
Last updated on March 10th, 2010.
1. Purpose and scope.
These Terms and Conditions are intended to regulate the information provided in Some Like It Short’s online store and to also regulate the commercial transactions between Some Like It Short and www.somelikeitshort.com domain users. Whether by browsing the online shop or otherwise buying any of the products offered, the user fully accepts these terms and conditions without reservations of any kind. Some Like It Short may, at any time and without notice, amend these general conditions and any new particular conditions that, if any, are included, by posting such changes at the store with the purpose of making them available to the domain users, together with a record of the date of such modifications.
2. Information provided by this website.
Some Like It Short reserves the right to modify the commercial offer (products, prices and other commercial and service conditions) presented in www.somelikeitshort.com at any time. We make every effort to provide the information contained on the website as truthfully and without typos as possible. In case of an error of this kind, always outside the will of www.somelikeitshort.com, they would be corrected immediately. If there is a typographical error in one of the displayed prices and a customer had made a purchase decision based on that error, we will communicate that error and the customer is entitled to cancel the purchase without any cost on his or her part.
Some Like It Short is not responsible either directly or indirectly of any of the information, statements and expressions included in the contents offered on this website. That responsibility lies at all times on the producers of these audiovisual works.
All information at www.somelikeitshort.com is available both in Spanish and English languages, and communication with customers and users, and the formalization of the contract will be in either of these two languages.
3. Intellectual and industrial property.
All content published on the online store and especially the designs, text, graphics, logos, button icons and software, trade names, trademarks and any other signs susceptible of industrial and commercial use, are subject to intellectual and industrial property rights of Some Like It Short or third party holders who have duly authorized their inclusion on the website. Under no circumstances shall any license be granted or renunciation, transmission, total or partial transfer of such rights or confer any right or expectation of rights, in particular, alteration, exploitation, reproduction, distribution or public communication of these contents without the prior and written consent of Some Like It Short or the corresponding rights holders.
The use of hyperlinks to web pages of this store for commercial purposes unrelated to Some Like It Short, offering access to our website, without prior consent, is strictly prohibited. In any case, the existence of hyperlinks on other websites to this website, does not imply the existence of commercial or business relationship with the owner of the website where the hyperlinks reside, or the acceptance by Some Like It Short of its contents or services.
The user assumes all liability for the use of our website, and is solely responsible for any direct or indirect effect on the website, including, but not limited to, any adverse economic, technical and / or legal effect, and the disappointment of the expectations generated by our website, binding the user to hold Some Like It Short harmless for any claims derived directly or indirectly from such acts.
Some Like It Short is not responsible for any harm that may result from interference, omissions, disruptions, computer viruses, failures in the operation of the electronic system or appliances and computers of users motivated beyond of Some Like It Short, preventing or delaying the provision of services or regular browsing through the store, or delays or blockages in the use caused by deficiencies or Internet overloads or other electronic systems, or the inability to service or allow access for reasons not attributable to Some Like It Short, due to the user, third parties, or caused by force majeure. Some Like It Short does not generally control the use made by users of the website. In particular, Some Like It Short does not guarantee under any circumstance that users use the website in accordance with law, these terms and conditions, morality and public order, nor do so in a diligent and prudent manner.
5. Obligations of customers and users.
In general, the user agrees to comply with these general conditions and to meet the special warnings or instructions contained therein or on the website, and to always act according to law, morality and the requirements of good faith, using due diligence. The access and use of this website is prohibited to minors without the express consent of their parents. Some Like It Short is not responsible for the accuracy of the data filled in by the user and therefore cannot verify their age.
Specifically, and without implying any restriction on the previous paragraph while using www.somelikeitshort.com, the user agrees to:
a) Provide accurate information about the data requested in the user registration form and the order submission process, and keep them updated.
b) Save diligently the “username” and “password” that is used to access their account, assuming the liability for damages arising from misuse of these.
c) Not make advertising or commercial exploitation through this website, and not use the contents and information of this website to send advertising or messages with whatever commercial purpose, nor collect or store personal data of third parties.
d) Not use fake identities or impersonate others in the use of the website or the use of any of its services, including where appropriate the use of passwords or access codes of third parties.
e) Not destroy, alter, use for his own purpose, disable or damage data, information, software or electronic documents of Some Like It Short, its suppliers or any other third parties.
The client undertakes to facilitate the delivery of the order sought, to provide a delivery address where the order requested can be delivered within the regular schedule for delivery of goods. In case of failure to fulfill this obligation, Some Like It Short will have no responsibility for the delay or inability to deliver the order requested by the customer.
Some Like It Short sells quality short films of various nationalities, genres and formats, with the prestige of having won awards at international festivals. Such commercialization is done in the form our customizable product “DVD à la carte”, or otherwise individually as single downloads.
Our “DVD à la carte”, being an on demand product, uses DVD-R discs as optical media. Our DVDs are professional quality (Taiyo Yuden) and full surface printable, with watershield finish. With the usual handling care to avoid scratches, bumps or marks, a DVD like this can have a lifespan of decades.
We also sell compilations of short films, either edited by third parties or us.
The sale prices listed in www.somelikeitshort.com are in Euros. VAT is included in these rates, but shipping costs are not. Shipping charges are borne by the user and are always displayed, adding to the amount of products selected after you place an order and before confirming it.
Some Like It Short reserves the right to change the sale prices without prior notice. We also reserve the right to reward our customers with discounts at our discretion.
8. Shipping rates.
Shipping charges are not included in the price and will be shown before checkout, depending on the shipping address of each order. Shipping charges vary by destination and approximate weight of the order. These shipping costs apply only to physical products (DVD à la carte, compilations, etc.), but do not apply to downloads.
Shipping costs to the Canary Islands, Ceuta, Melilla, Andorra and areas outside the European Customs Union do not include costs on imports (customs duty), to be paid in cash on arrival by the receiver of the goods. Generally, these taxes are levied only on very large orders and vary by country.
As a guideline, the cost for 1 “DVD à la carte” is:
- Iberian Peninsula and Islas Baleares: 3,29 €
- Canary Islands, Ceuta, Melilla and Andorra: 2,84 €
- Europe (EU): 4,59 €
- Europe (non EU): 3,96 €
- Rest of the world: 4,99 €
9. Shipping and delivery.
The order will be sent to the address provided by the customer at the time of order confirmation. In no event shall we accept a PO Box as shipping address.
The orders are shipped by registered mail with tracking information.
With this shipping method, estimated delivery times are, after the order leaves our store:
- Spain: 3 business days.
- Canary Islands, Baleares, Ceuta, Melilla and Andorra: 3 to 5 business days, depending on destination.
- Europe: 3 to 5 business days, depending on destination.
- Other destinations: 5 to 15 business days depending on the country.
10. Payment methods.
Some Like It Short offers PayPal as standard payment method but may add other forms of payment in the future and at its sole discretion. After confirming your purchase, you will be redirected to PayPal’s secure website, and after payment completion you will be redirected back to our website. PayPal has coverage in many countries, but if this form of payment does not exist in your country, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to explore alternative forms of payment.
11. Return and refund policy.
Our “DVD á la carte” uses the best available optical media, the best hardware for recording and has been tested in a wide range of hardware players to provide the highest possible quality and compatibility, but we can not consider ourselves responsible if some player is not able to play the disc correctly. In these cases, and at our sole discretion, we may consider a refund or replacement of the DVD if it shows a repeatable fault in several DVD players. We will not refund or replace any DVD product which has been damaged by improper storage or handling after receipt. In any case, contact email@example.com to report such problems. In the case of refund, it shall be made through the same means of payment used in the purchase.
12. Applicable law.
By visiting or using www.somelikeitshort.com, you agree that, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, the laws of Spain will govern these terms and conditions and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Some Like It Short.
In the event that the buyer, either individual or business, resides outside Spain, both parties will be expressly waiving any other jurisdiction other than the Courts of Valencia (Spain).
Last updated on March 10th, 2010.