Geschäftsbedingungen

This website and any mobile application (collectively, this “Site”) is owned by VICE TRADING GmbH, Altenberger Straße 77, 4040 Linz, AUSTRIA, registered under FN 483754 d, Firmenbuchgericht Linz. (“We”, “Us” or “VICE TRADING GmbH”). We are providing you with access to this Site and our online store (together, our “Services”) subject to the following terms and conditions.
By browsing, accessing, using, registering for, purchasing or vending merchandise on this Site or otherwise using our Services, you are agreeing to all of the following terms and conditions, including any policies referred to herein (collectively, these “Terms”). So, please read these Terms carefully. We reserve the right to change this Site and these Terms at any time. If you are unwilling to be bound by these Terms‚ you should not browse, access‚ use‚ register for, purchase or vend merchandise from the Site.
You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old or visiting this Site under the supervision of a parent or guardian.

Privacy Policy


Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to Our Site, for information on how We collect, use and share information about our users.

Use of This Site


Subject to your compliance with these Terms‚ We grant you a limited‚ non-exclusive‚ non-transferable‚ non-sublicensable license to access and make personal‚ noncommercial use of this Site. This license grant does not include: (a) any resale or commercial use of this Site or content therein; (b) the collection and use of any product listings or descriptions; (c) making derivative uses of this Site and its contents; or (d) use of any data mining‚ robots‚ or similar data gathering and extraction methods on this Site. You may not use‚ frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any of Our trademark‚ logo‚ content or other proprietary information (including the images found at this Site‚ the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page) without Our express written consent. Further‚ you may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Our name‚ trademark‚ or product name without Our express written consent. Any breach of these Terms shall result in the immediate revocation of the license granted in this paragraph without notice to you.
You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the homepage of this Site so long as the link does not portray Us or Our products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. This limited right may be revoked at any time. You may not use any of Our logos or other proprietary graphics or trademarks as part of the link without express written permission.

Account


In order to access some features of this Site‚ you may be required to register and We may assign to you, or you may be required to select, a password and user name or account identification. If you register‚ you agree to provide Us with accurate and complete registration information‚ and to inform us immediately of any updates or other changes to such information.
You are solely responsible for protecting the security and confidentiality of the password and identification assigned to you. You shall immediately notify Us of any unauthorized use of your password or identification or any other breach or threatened breach of this Site's security. Each time you use a password or identification, you will be deemed to be authorized to access and use the Site in a manner consistent with these Terms, and We have no obligation to investigate the authorization or source of any such access or use of this Site. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS SITE BY ANYONE USING THE PASSWORD AND IDENTIFICATION ORIGINALLY SELECTED BY, OR ASSIGNED TO, YOU WHETHER OR NOT SUCH ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS SITE IS ACTUALLY AUTHORIZED BY YOU, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL COMMUNICATIONS AND TRANSMISSIONS AND ALL OBLIGATIONS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS) INCURRED THROUGH SUCH ACCESS OR USE.

Electronic Communication


When you use this Site, or send emails to Us, you are communicating with Us electronically. You consent to receive communications from Us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this Site or through our other services. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communication that We provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirements that such communications be in writing.

User Content


This Site may include features and functionality (“Interactive Features”) that allows users to create, post, transmit or store any content, such as text, music, sound, photos, video, graphics or code on the Sites ("User Content"). User Content is publicly-viewable and may include your profile information and any content you post pursuant to your profile, but it does not include your account information or information you submit in order to make a purchase. You agree that you are solely responsible for your User Content and for your use of Interactive Features, and that your use any Interactive Features at your own risk. By using any Interactive Areas, you agree not to post, upload to, transmit, distribute, store, create or otherwise publish or send through the Sites any of the following:
- User Content that is unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing, threatening, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable;
- User Content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law;
- User Content that displays, describes or encourages usage of any product We sell in a manner that could be offensive, inappropriate or harmful to Us or any user or consumer;
- User Content that may impinge upon or violate the publicity, privacy or data protection rights of others, including pictures, videos, images or information about another individual where you have not obtained such individual's consent;
- User Content that makes false or misleading statements, claims or depictions about a person, company, product or service;
- User Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party;
- User Content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity;
and - Viruses, malware of any kind, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files or code.

Rights in User Content


Except as otherwise provided in these Terms, on this Site or in a separate agreement with Us, We claim no ownership or control over any User Content. However, by submitting or posting User Content on this Site, you grant to Us a nonexclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such User Content on this Site and on third-party sites and mobile applications and in all other media or formats, whether currently known or hereafter developed, for any purpose and without any compensation to you. You also grant users of this Site the right to access your User Content in connection with their use of this Site. By posting User Content to this Site, you represent and warrant that (a) such User Content is non-confidential; (b) you own and control all of the rights, title and interest in and to the User Content or you otherwise have all necessary rights to post and use such User Content to this Site and to grant to Us the rights that you grant in these Terms; (c) the User Content is accurate and not misleading or harmful in any manner; and (d) the User Content, and your use and posting thereof in connection with this Site, do not and will not violate these Terms or any other of Our applicable terms, guidelines or policies or any applicable law, rule or regulation.

Feedback


Separate and apart from User Content, you may have the ability to submit questions, comments suggestions, reviews, ideas, plans, designs, notes, proposals, drawings, original or creative materials and other information regarding this Site, Us and our products or services (collectively "Feedback"). You agree that Feedback is non-confidential and shall become Our sole property. We shall own exclusive rights, including all intellectual property rights, in and to such Feedback and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of the Feedback for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

Restrictions on Rights to Use


You agree you shall not (and you agree not to allow any other individual or entity using your password and identification to):
- download‚ modify‚ reproduce‚ adapt‚ translate‚ reverse engineer‚ create derivative works based upon‚ publicly display‚ sell‚ rent‚ license‚ or in any way commercially exploit any portion of this Site‚ except and to the extent expressly permitted under these Terms;
- remove any copyright‚ trademark or other proprietary rights notice contained in or on the Site;
- use any robot‚ spider‚ site search/retrieval application‚ or other device to retrieve or index any portion of this Site;
- collect any information about other users (including usernames and/or email addresses) for any purpose other than to solicit and/or share reviews with other users;
- reformat or frame any portion of any Web pages that are part of this Site;
- create user accounts by automated means or under false or fraudulent pretenses;
- create or transmit to other users unsolicited electronic communications‚ such as “spam‚” or otherwise interfere with other users’ enjoyment of the Site;
- submit to this Site any content that falsely states or implies that such content is sponsored or endorsed by us;
- transmit or upload to this Site any item containing or embodying any virus‚ worm‚ defect‚ malware‚ Trojan horse‚ software bomb or other feature designed to damage or degrade in any manner the performance of this Site‚ any other Web site‚ or any computer or other device or system‚ or the enjoyment of this Site by any user;
- use this Site to violate the security of or gain unauthorized access to any computer or computer network or other device or system (including unauthorized attempts to discover passwords or security encryption codes);
- submit to this Site any content that is unlawful or facilitates‚ constitutes‚ promotes or encourages illegal activity; or otherwise use the Site to transfer or store illegal material‚ including any material deemed threatening or obscene;
- copy or store any User Content offered on this Site other than for your personal‚ non-commercial use;
- take any action that imposes‚ or may impose‚ in our sole discretion‚ an unreasonable or disproportionately large data or traffic load on this Site or the IT infrastructure used to operate and make this Site available;
or - use this Site and/ or any User Content‚ intentionally or unintentionally‚ to violate any applicable local‚ state‚ federal or international law.

We have no obligation to monitor any user conduct on this Site, and We reserve the right and have absolute discretion to monitor any user conduct on this Site at any time and for any reason without notice.

Ownership


As between you and Us‚ this Site‚ including all photographs‚ images‚ text‚ graphics‚ icons‚ audio clips‚ software‚ source code and other aspects thereof (excluding User Content)‚ all improvements or modifications thereof‚ all derivative works based thereon‚ and the collection‚ arrangement‚ and assembly of this Site (collectively, the “Site Content”)‚ including all copyrights‚ trademarks‚ and other intellectual property or proprietary rights in the foregoing‚ are owned by Us or our licensors and protected by applicable copyright laws.
The use of any of Our trademarks or service marks without our express written consent is strictly prohibited. You may not use our trademarks or service marks in connection with any product or service in any way that is likely to cause confusion. You may not use our trademarks or service marks in any manner that disparages or discredits us. You may not use any of our trademarks or service marks in meta tags without prior explicit consent. Nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to grant to you or any other user any license or right in or to any of Our patents‚ copyrights‚ trademarks‚ trade secrets or other proprietary rights.

Restricted Industries


The VICE TRADING GmbH is restricted by the Austrian government. The following industries can not be supplied and goods originating from these industries can not be mediated and traded:
- Armor and Weapons
- Pyrotechnics
- Pharmaceuticals
- Medecine
- Insurance policies and products
- financial products (shares, bonds, etc.)
If you consciously register products which correlate with the above, we will hold you fully liable for it. And press charges against you for fraudulent misuse of our services.

Purchases on this Site


You agree that all of your transactions with or through this Site may, at Our option, be conducted electronically from start to finish. If We decide to proceed nonelectronically, those transactions will still be governed by the remainder of these Terms unless you enter into different terms provided by us. You are responsible to print or make an electronic copy of these Terms and any other contract or disclosure that we are required to provide to you. The risk of loss and title for items purchased by you on this Site pass to you upon our delivery of the items to the carrier pursuant to a shipment contract. Goods and services mediated through this Site are invoiced on behalf of third parties. You and the third party are responsible for the taxation of this invoice according to the laws and regulations applying to this invoice. You indemnify VICE TRADING GmbH from any tax obligation arising through any invoice issued on behalf of a third party or yours. VICE TRADING GmbH is solely responsible for tax of invoices created and issued on VICE TRADING GmbH’s behalf and applies Austrian Tax Legislation to such. The invoice issued for goods and services is solely forwarded through VICE TRADING GmbH and therefore not subject to VICE TRADING GmbH’s tax obligations. When We, or any third party contractor or partner of VICE TRADING GmbH, ship to you or per your directions to another person, you agree to pay the shipping and any handling charges stated in the trade information letter we send you and is accepted by you before your binding order is placed. We reserve the right to increase, decrease and add or eliminate charges from time to time and without prior notice, so you agree to check all charges before placing an order or signing up for a service. Any shipping or handling charges may or may not reflect actual costs. Only valid credit cards or other payment method acceptable to us may be used. By submitting your order, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to use the designated card or method and authorize us to charge your order (including taxes, shipping, handling and any other amounts described on the Sites) to that card or other method. If the card (or other method) cannot be verified, is invalid, or is not otherwise acceptable, your order may be suspended or cancelled automatically. All returns are governed by our Return Policy, which can be found at Return Policy. We attempt to be as accurate as possible and eliminate errors on this Site; however, We do not warrant that any product, service, description, photograph, pricing or other information is accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. In the event of an error, whether on this Site, in an order confirmation, in processing an order, delivering a product or service or otherwise, We reserve the right to correct such error and revise your order accordingly if necessary or to cancel the order and refund any amount charged. Your sole remedy in the event of such error is to cancel your order and obtain a refund.
All items are subject to availability and We reserve the right to impose quantity limits on any order, to reject all or part of an order and to discontinue products or services without notice, even if you have already placed your order. We reserve the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for products and/or services which the sale or use of such product and/or service in your state or jurisdiction is restricted or prohibited.
Note: VICE TRADING GmbH is solely mediating goods and services between businesses. Never at any point is VICE TRADING GmbH in the possession of any of the mediated merchandise or contract. We do not take any responsibility and liability of any kind for the mediated products at any time.

Mediation Fees


The mediation fees you agree on are binding at any time. You agree to accept and be bound to these fees, which are assigned to each product or search you register on or with this Site, either by yourself or any person you grant access or assign any right to negotiate this fee on your behalf. You indemnify Us and all third parties cooperating with Us or acting on behalf of Us from any liability due to fraudulent or false information regarding the agreed upon fee given to Us or any of the third parties cooperating or acting on behalf of Us by you or any person that had access to your registration or communication between Us and You. The fees will be withheld from form the all over processed trade volume amount on your behalf in execution of our service. You have no right to claim different fees, then the agreed upon fees for each of your products or searches. You keep us indemnified from all liabilities, charges, losses and other financial damage that may occur due to the withheld fees, that you agreed upon.

Invoicing


You permit and give the full rights to Us, to issue invoices on your behalf, in your name directed to third parties, once you have confirmed an order. These invoices create a charge on your behalf towards the purchasing party involved in the execution of our services. These invoices are subject to your accounting and all the related regulations and laws applying to your local jurisdiction. You indemnify Us from any liability arising from any invoice created on your behalf. A copy of each invoice will be sent to the billing email address you stated during the communication or registration with us or any third party cooperating or acting on behalf of us. A copy will be stored in your log in area. You indemnify us from any liability due to fraudulent or falsely provided information through you or any person with access or acting on your behalf during the registration or communication with us or any third party cooperating or acting on the behalf of Us.

During the registration process, you are obliged to sign into your login area and create invoice templates through the editor provided by Us. These templates are used to issue invoices on your behalf. VICE TRADING GmbH takes no liability for your creation of the templates. You have the full responsibility and liability for the created templates. Formal errors and arising penalties caused by such, are penalties solely concerning your business and you indemnify VICE TRADING GmbH from any financial or other liability arising through false invoicing.

In order to be able to invoice the purchasing party on your behalf, the subject to the invoice is the template you created consciously and willingly. VICE TRADING GmbH’s service is solely filling the blanks in the templates, with the trade’s specific details, such as but not only, product title, quantity, price, total amount and VICE TRADING’s escrow account, through which the payment will be processed.

Acceptance of Trade Conditions


Before the execution of each trade, both parties (vending and purchasing) are supplied with all the terms and conditions of the specific trade. No trade is being executed nor binding, as long as not both parties have accepted these terms and the terms and conditions of the specific trade. By accepting the terms of a specific trade, you enter a binding contract between multiple parties and are bound to those conditions at any time.

Payments


All invoices which represent a charge of Us against you have to be settled and transferred to the bank account stated on the invoice or via credit card payment, before we execute any of our services. We have no obligation and you have no right to demand any service or goods mediated by Us, before all invoices are settled. In order to secure you from any fraudulent charges, we will hold your funds until 14 days after delivery of any good or service mediated through us or any third party acting on behalf of Us to the purchasing party. Should you confirm a release of funds before the 14 day deadline has passed, you do so in full conscience and at your sole discretion. Once you confirm the release of funds, you have no right at no time to demand/request a refund of any kind and/or a return of the merchandise. After the 14 day deadline you have no right to claim a refund or return of any kind. Return Policy All invoices on your behalf which impose charges towards third parties, will not be settled before the buying party has either confirmed or the 14 day deadline after successful delivery of the goods or services has passed. In case of returns or cancellation of a purchase, you accept the refund terms stated in the return policy. Return Policy

Payment Processing


VICE TRADING GmbH has outsourced the payment processing to third party providers which are licensed and regulated by Financial Regulatory Bodies such as the FED, ECB and FCA. Herby you indemnify our third party providers from any liability arising through their service. All your claims and charges are to be directed directly to VICE TRADING GmbH. Payment Processing might impose additional charges, which will be withheld from your granted credit or charges separately. This is due to conversion, transaction fees, etc. You herby acknowledge the possibility of additional charges for payment processing and agree to them in its entirety. Payments might be held due to compliance issues. If this is the case you and all other parties involved in this transaction will be notified. You might be obliged to state additional information considering specific transactions. By accepting these terms, you agree to supply Us and all third party providers acting on our behalf, with all the necessary information to be compliant with laws and regulations. If a transaction can not be processed, you will be refunded. Refunds can cause certain charge back fees, which will be withheld from your refund.

Links


This Site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third parties. You acknowledge that We are not responsible for the operation of or content located on or through any such site.

Termination


You may terminate the Terms at any time by closing your account, discontinuing your use of this Site and providing Us with a notice of termination. We reserve the right, without notice and in our sole discretion, to terminate your right to use this Site, or any portion of this Site, and to block or prevent your future access to and use of this Site or any portion of this Site.

Indemnification


To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Us and our subsidiaries and affiliates, and our respective officers, directors, agents, partners, members, employees, independent contractors, service providers and consultants ("Our Related Parties"), from and against any claims, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (collectively, "Claims") arising out of or related to (a) your access to and use or misuse of this Site; (b) any User Content you post, upload, use, distribute, store or otherwise transmit on or through this Site; (c) any Feedback that you provide; (d) your violation of these Terms; and (e) your violation of any rights of another. You agree to promptly notify Us of any third party Claims, cooperate with Us in defending such Claims and pay all fees, costs and expenses associated with defending such Claims (including but not limited to attorneys' fees). You further agree that the We shall have the right to control of the defense or settlement of any third party Claims.

Disclaimers


Except as expressly provided, this Site, including all Site Content, and services provided on or in connection with this Site are provided on an "AS IS" and "WITH ALL FAULTS" basis without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied. WE DISCLAIM ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS AND DUTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES, DUTIES OR CONDITIONS: (A) OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE, RESULTS, TITLE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT; AND (B) CREATED BY TRADE USAGE, COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. We does not represent or warrant that this Site is accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. We do not represent or warrant that this Site or our servers are free of viruses or other harmful components.

Exclusivity of Remedy; Limitation of Liability


Your sole and exclusive remedy, and Our sole and exclusive liability, for any breach of warranty shall be your right to return the product, or receive a refund for the service under Our applicable returns and exchanges policies. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE WE OR OUR RELATED PARTIES, BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFITS OR LOSS OF BUSINESS, EVEN IF THEY HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, NOR SHALL OUR AND OUR RELATED PARTIES’ AGGREGATE LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED), OR OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OR THE PURCHASE OR USE OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PURCHASED THROUGH THIS SITE EXCEED THE PURCHASE PRICE OF THE PRODUCT OR SERVICE. THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THIS PARAGRAPH WILL NOT LIMIT OR EXCLUDE OUR OR OUR RELATED PARTIES’ GROSS NEGLIGENCE, FRAUD, INTENTIONAL, WILLFUL, MALICIOUS OR RECKLESS MISCONDUCT.

Remedies


You agree that our remedy at law for any actual or threatened breach of these Terms would be inadequate and that we shall be entitled to specific performance or injunctive relief, or both, in addition to any damages that we may be legally entitled to recover, together with reasonable expenses of any form of dispute resolution, including, without limitation, attorneys' fees. No right or remedy of ours shall be exclusive of any other, whether at law or in equity, including without limitation damages injunctive relief, attorneys' fees and expenses.

Modifications to Site


We reserve the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Site or any features or portions thereof without prior notice.

Severability


If any these provisions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed several and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provision.

No Third-Party Beneficiaries


These Terms are for the benefit of, and will be enforceable by, the parties only. These Terms are not intended to confer any right or benefit on any third party or to create any obligations or liability of a party to any such third party.

Miscellaneous


No agency‚ partnership‚ joint venture‚ or employment relationship is created as a result of these Terms‚ and you do not have any authority of any kind to bind Us in any respect whatsoever. We may provide you with notices‚ including those regarding changes to these Terms‚ by email‚ regular mail‚ or postings on this Site. These Terms, which shall be deemed accepted by you upon your use of the Site‚ constitute the entire agreement among you and Us regarding use of this Site. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of the enforcement of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found to be unenforceable or invalid‚ that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these Terms shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable. These Terms are not assignable‚ transferable or sublicensable by you‚ except with our prior written consent. These Terms include and incorporate by our Privacy Policy and any notices regarding the Site.

Questions


Questions regarding these Terms and Conditions, Our Privacy Policy, or other policy related material can be directed to our support staff by emailing us at: office@vicetrading.com.