TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Copyright and Intellectual Property
Reproduction of works of art
Chase Art Gallery distributes on its website pictures of artworks under copyright. In order to respect these rights, the Gallery asks users not to reproduce the images published on its site for uses other than fair dealing as provided for under the Copyright Act (including private study, research and education). In these particular cases, the Gallery asks users to provide the complete credit of the artwork (artist’s name, work’s title and any other mention).
Altering pictures in such a way that may damage the integrity of the work is not authorized (i.e. reframing the picture, adding foreign elements to the artwork, modifying the colours).
he Gallery must never be associated with a trademark, product, project or business resulting from the use of an image published on its site. Furthermore, any reproduction for any other use than a fair use under the Copyright Act is prohibited without the Gallery’s prior approval to this effect.
Any reproduction request must be sent by email at email@example.com.
The Gallery cannot be held responsible for the use by tiers of images from its website that could contravene to the copyright acts.
Aside from the information already provided concerning the artwork images, the Gallery authorizes the use of the contents of its website solely for private use, provided it is mentioned that the source of this information is Chase Art Gallery and that the copyright notices are not modified nor deleted.
All the types of documents within this site, including, but not limited to, the texts, images, videos, audio material or multimedias and logos of Chase Art Gallery and its partners, are protected by the laws applicable on the territory of the province of Quebec. Unless otherwise specified, copyrights apply to all documents accessible through the site.
Any other use or reproduction of the content of this site, in any form whatsoever, including downloading, publishing, reproducing on another site, distributing on the Internet or using for public or commercial purposes, is prohibited unless authorized by the Gallery. In order to do so, you must send your request by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Use of the site by people under legal age
There is no minimal age to access Chase Art Gallery’s website. The Gallery would like to point out, however, that some of the images shown, although artistic in nature, may be considered inappropriate for young children. It is the responsibility of the holders of parental authority to exercise the control they deem necessary to ensure acceptable use of the Internet by the minors for whom they are responsible.
Users under 18 years of age must obtain the consent of a parent or guardian before submitting personal information via Chase Art Gallery’s website. Since a conclusive verification cannot be made by the Gallery in this regard, good faith must prevail in the conduct of users. The Gallery does not knowingly collect any information from minors.
Users under the age of 18 may not use the site to purchase products, as they are under the legal age to enter into a purchase agreement through the site and be bound by the terms of such an agreement. If the user is under the age of majority, a parent or guardian should use the site on their behalf so that the person under age can avoid using the site alone and providing personal information to the Gallery.
Limitation of Responsibility
Although Chase Art Gallery makes every effort to ensure that its website contains no errors and that the information posted online is strictly accurate, it declines any responsibility for any errors that may occur. In the event of a discrepancy between the information displayed on this website and that available in the Gallery, the information available in the Gallery has priority. In addition, the Gallery makes no representation regarding the use, validity, accuracy or reliability of the materials reproduced on the site or the results arising from the use of such materials. The Gallery does not guarantee any document, data or other content as soon as it is altered or modified in any way, whether or not it has been downloaded.
The Gallery shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use or inability to use the site or its content. In no event shall its directors, employees, artists or partners be liable for any damages related directly or indirectly to the use of the site, including loss of use, data or profits resulting from the use of the elements of the site or the inability to use such elements.
Information on the products and availability
Although Chase Art Gallery strives to provide accurate information on items and prices, there is still a risk of error. The Gallery reserves the right to correct any error in the price of an item or item information, and to change the prices of items at any time, without notice. If the price or item information (as shown on the site and/or in the order confirmation) is incorrect due to an error in pricing or item information, the Gallery may, in its sole discretion, refuse or cancel an order. In the event of an error in pricing, the Gallery will cancel the order and then contact the customer to invite him or her to place a new order for the item at the corrected price.
Chase Art Gallery’s every effort is made to display as accurately as possible the works on the website chaseartgallery.com. However, no one can guarantee that the representation of colours on the users’ screens is accurate. This rendering is based on many parameters related to the operation and use of their computer.
As the items presented on chaseartgallery.com are limited by nature, the original works will be offered until they are sold. The Gallery may, at any time, make a piece unavailable without notice. If the Gallery is unable to deliver an ordered item because it is no longer available, the Gallery will notify you by email or telephone and the order for the item will be cancelled automatically. The Gallery will in no way be held responsible for damage suffered due to the unavailability of an item.
All dimensions shown are in inches and are rounded to the nearest inch or fraction of an inch. Dimensions may vary slightly due to variations in moulding width or at the artist’s discretion. Unless otherwise specified, the dimensions shown refer to the actual size of the unframed artwork.
All prices shown are in Canadian dollars and all orders are processed in Canadian dollars.
Products purchased through the site may only be sold and distributed to customers in Canada; chaseartgallery.com website does not allow online shopping for customers outside of Canada. However, if you live outside of Canada and wish to purchase a piece, you can contact the Gallery’s bilingual customer service at 1-800.375.3705 (toll-free) or by email at email@example.com. Orders placed from outside of Canada, including the United States, are not subject to the Canadian Federal Goods and Services Tax, provincial sales taxes, or other Canadian taxes and duties on product orders. For items being sent outside of Canada, shipping costs are based on the destination, weight, size and value of the piece(s). They include any taxes and customs duties that may be imposed by the authorities of the country of destination.
Chase Art Gallery is committed to protecting the privacy rights of its customers and users of its website chaseartgallery.com. Accordingly, the Gallery details below its privacy and security measures in order to make public its practices relating to the collection, use and disclosure, in other words, the management of the personal information entrusted to it, at the Gallery or through its website chaseartgallery.com.
Security of your Personal Information
The Gallery has implemented security measures in order to protect its customers and users of its website chaseartgallery.com against the loss or unauthorized use of their information under the control of Chase Art Gallery.
Chase Art Gallery maintains the confidentiality of all personal information collected in the Gallery and on its website. It only discloses this information to its employees or authorized suppliers who require it for the purposes described in these privacy and security measures. It maintains administrative, technical and physical safeguards against unauthorized access, use, modification and disclosure of personal information in its custody and control.
However, no safety mechanism is perfect and users of the chaseartgallery.com website must be advised that there is always a certain level of risk that personal information given to the Gallery is disclosed without the Gallery’s consent or the users’ consent. The Gallery declines any responsibility with regard to the fact that such confidential information may be disclosed, except in the event of negligence on the part of the Gallery.
Under different circumstances, Chase Art Gallery could collect the personal information of its customers and users of its website, such as their name, address, email address and, if the need arises, some other information. The Gallery could ask information to its customers and users of its website when they:
- buy, return or trade an artwork on the premises of the Gallery, by phone or online;
- fill out the registration form to receive its infoletter;
- ask for information on its products and services;
- contact one of the customer service representatives.
The users of the chaseartgallery.com website do not have the obligation to give information during their visit on the website. If a customer chooses not to give the personal information requested, that customer could, however, not be able to benefit certain functionalities such as the subscription to the info letter or the online shopping. Moreover, the Gallery could not be in a position to communicate with that customer or deal with his or her request or order. It is essential that a minimum of information be provided so that payment or delivery can be processed.
Data collected on the Web
When a product is bought online through its website, the Gallery collects only the personal information necessary to process a current and/or future order. The personal information required for online payment and a user's credit card number are transmitted only to the external supplier responsible for processing online transactions, as detailed in the online purchasing policy. The Gallery does not store any credit card numbers provided as part of an online transaction through the website.
When a user of the chaseartgallery.com website chooses to knowingly give personal information by email or through an electronic form, the Gallery uses only the information that is necessary to answer to that user or ensure a follow-up.
The data collected by Chase Art Gallery makes it possible to personalize its relationships with its customers and website users and, where applicable, to send them, from time to time, information about its site and products in a personalized manner. The Gallery’s partners have no access at any time to confidential information concerning its clients and users of its website. In addition, the Gallery does not market its user lists. Of course, users always have the option of no longer receiving information on the chaseartgallery.com website and its products, in particular through simple and accessible procedures for unsubscribing.
The Gallery can collect information on its website use, but at any time can its customers be personally identified. Chase Art Gallery collects, among others, the IP addresses (Internet Protocol) of all the visitors of the site and other associated information such as the pages consulted, the type of navigator, operating system and the average time spent on its website. This non-nominative information is used for website and system administration, statistical purposes, and to improve the website.
At Chase Art Gallery, we do everything in our power to ensure that our customers can buy online safely. The chaseartgallery.com website is hosted on an SSL secure server, meaning that all the data transmitted online is encrypted and fully protected. Even if a user of the chaseartgallery.com website pays by credit card, he must provides his credit card number for each purchase. As an additional security measure, no confidential data is stored on our server.
Personal Information Disclosure
Under certain conditions, Chase Art Gallery could disclose its customers’ personal information:
- Disclosure to service providers:
The Gallery uses courier parcel services for shipping services. If necessary, contact information collected from our customers is shared with these companies and is intended solely for shipping and delivery purposes. Although the suppliers chosen have some of the best privacy policies in the industry, the Gallery cannot be held responsible for any damage resulting from the use of this information by these collaborators.
Disclosure to government, law enforcement and judicial organizations: The Gallery also reserves the right to transmit personal data of its clients and users of its website to a government institution exercising its lawful authority to obtain such information, or when the Gallery has reasonable grounds to believe that the information could be useful in an investigation of unlawful activities, or to comply with a subpoena, warrant or order of a court, person or entity with jurisdiction to compel the production of information, or to comply with the court's rules with respect to the production of records and information. The Gallery may also disclose personal information to its legal counsel in order to protect its ownership rights to the site or those of its users and partners.
Social Medias and Info letter
The Gallery informs its clients, visitors and website users of the receipt of new collections, the addition of a new name to its list of artists, its activities or any other news via social media and/or the Gallery's newsletter. Subscription to social media is voluntary. The configuration of the information received (choice of language, frequency of notifications) is also carried out by the user.
Anyone who wishes to receive the Gallery's newsletter can request it by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by completing the online form.
The Gallery's website chaseartgallery.com, as well as its Facebook and Instagram pages may include hyperlinks to other sites. The Gallery makes no commitment to any website to which users of its website and its Facebook, and Instagram pages may have access through the latter, and declares itself completely independent of these sites. The Gallery has no control over the content of these sites and the presence of these links does not in any way constitute its endorsement of other websites and/or social media presence.
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