TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The Website hari.ca (“Site”) is owned and operated by Rolf C. Hagen Inc. (“Hagen”), owner of many brands, including but not limited to the following brands: AquaClear, Catit, Dogit, Elite, Exo-terra, Fluval, Glo, Habitrail, HARI, Laguna, Le Salon, Living World, Living World Green, Marina, Nutrafin, Nutrience, Prime, Tropican, Tropimix, Vision, Zoe and all affiliated sub-brands and websites.
Your use of our Site constitutes your agreement to comply with the following conditions of use. Hagen may change the rules that govern your use of our Site from time to time, and your use of our Site after such changes constitutes your agreement to follow the rules as changed. In addition to changes in the rules, Hagen may change, edit, delete or revise portions of our Site at any time without notice.
All text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music, artwork and computer code (collectively, “Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel,” and arrangement of such Content contained on the Site is owned, controlled, or licensed by or to Hagen and is protected by trade dress, copyright, patent, and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws.
Your Use of the Site
You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site. Hagen reserves the right to bar any such activity.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any Hagen server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of Hagen, including any Hagen account not owned by you, to its source, or exploit the Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or Hagen’s systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to Hagen.
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to Hagen on or through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.
Other Terms and Conditions
Hagen’s obligations, if any, with regard to its products and services are governed solely by the agreements pursuant to which they are provided, and nothing on this Site should be construed to alter such agreements.
Hagen may make changes to any products or services offered on the Site, or to the applicable prices for any such products or services, at any time, without notice. The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date, and Hagen makes no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.
Accounts, Passwords and Security
Certain features or services offered on or through the Site may require you to open an account (including setting up a Hagen ID and password). You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information, including your password, and for any and all activity that occurs under your account. You agree to notify Hagen immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. However, you may be held liable for losses incurred by Hagen or any other user of or visitor to the Site due to someone else using your Hagen ID, password or account.
You may not use anyone else’s Hagen ID, password or account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that Hagen ID, password or account. Hagen cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.
Hagen undertakes no obligation to update, amend or clarify information on our Site. No specified update or refresh date applied in our Site should be taken to indicate that all information on our entire Site has been modified or updated. Please remember when reviewing information on our Site that such information may not represent the complete information available on a subject. In addition, subsequent events or changes in circumstances may cause existing information on our Site to become inaccurate or incomplete.
News releases contained on our Site are dated to indicate the last time such information was modified by Hagen. No other specified date or refresh date applied in our Site should be taken to indicate that information contained in archived press releases was updated past its initial publication date. Hagen undertakes no obligation to update, amend or clarify previously published press releases. It is the user’s responsibility to insure that information obtained from our Site has not been rendered inaccurate or incomplete by subsequent events.
Products of Hagen and its brands are sold in Canada, the United States and in more than 100 countries worldwide through retailers, distributors and licensees. Availability of any products displayed or described in this site is subject to the supply of each particular retailer, distributor or licensee. All descriptions of products are subject to change at any time without notice at the sole discretion of Hagen. Hagen provides access to Hagen international data and, therefore, may contain references or cross references to Hagen products, programs and services that are not announced in your country. Such reference does not imply that Hagen in your country intends to announce such products, programs or services.
Not all of the products shown on the Site are available in all markets. Hagen is not responsible for the consequences of importing, even for personal use, any product into a particular country. Actual product and/or packaging may differ slightly from what is shown on the Site. Hagen reserves all rights that are not expressly granted herein.
In the event a Hagen product or service is listed at an incorrect price due to typographical error or error in pricing information received from our suppliers, Hagen shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product or service listed at the incorrect price. Hagen shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, Hagen shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
Trademarks and Copyrights
Unless otherwise indicated, all product and service marks and logos displayed on our Site, including but not limited to text, design, graphics, interfaces, or code and the selection and arrangements thereof is copyrighted as a collective work under Canadian and other copyright laws, and is the property of Hagen. The collective work includes works that are licensed to Hagen. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names (collectively the “Marks”) are trademarks or registered trademarks of and are proprietary to Hagen.
User Comments and Other Submissions
Please note that all comments, feedback, ideas, suggestions or other information submitted or offered to Hagen on or via our Site or otherwise (collectively “Submissions”) shall be and remain Hagen’s property. Any such disclosure or offer of any Submissions shall constitute an assignment to Hagen of all worldwide rights, titles and interest in all intellectual properties in the Submissions. Thus, Hagen will own exclusively all such rights, titles and interests in any Submissions, and shall not be limited in any way in its use, commercial or otherwise, of any Submissions. Hagen is and shall be under no obligation to maintain any Submissions in confidence, to pay any compensation for any Submissions, or to respond to any Submissions.
Disclaimer and Indemnity
EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED HEREIN, OUR SITE, ALL CONTENTS OF OUR SITE AND ALL SERVICES OFFERED IN CONNECTION WITH OUR SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, HAGEN DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN ADDITION, HAGEN DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF OUR SITE, OR THE OPERATION OR FUNCTION OF OUR SITE, ANY COMPONENT THEREOF, OR ANY SERVICES OFFERED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; THAT DEFECTS THEREWITH WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT OUR SITE OR ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS. ALTHOUGH HAGEN ENDEAVORS TO PROVIDE CURRENT, ACCURATE AND RELIABLE INFORMATION ON OUR SITE, IT DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR ANY USE OF INFORMATION ON OUR SITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF OUR SITE: (1) THAT YOUR USE OF OUR SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK; (2) THAT YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ALL COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ALL NECESSARY SERVICING OR REPAIRS OF ANY EQUIPMENT YOU USE IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF OUR SITE; AND (3) THAT HAGEN SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RELATED TO YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE OUR SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, EVEN IF HAGEN HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HAGEN HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES, ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF OUR SITE.
The Hagen Group of Companies is committed to taking your privacy very seriously and will only use your personal information to administer your account and to provide the products and services you have requested from us.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
We may collect the following information from you:
Your name and contact information, including email address and, where applicable, company details.
Any necessary billing information and if applicable, transaction and credit/debit card information.
Information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, experiences with our products and contact preferences to provide you with further details about our products and services.
WHAT DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION FOR?
Internal Record Keeping
To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs).
To improve our Website (we continually strive to improve our Website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you).
To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs).
To process transactions. Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
To offer you the opportunity to enter a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
To contact you for market research purposes.
We may wish to contact you by any of the following methods: Post, e-mail, Telephone, SMS.
If you wish to unsubscribe or to opt out of a particular channel, please follow the steps contained in the particular message or contact Customer Service.
HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers’ hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most Websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly. However, you can still place orders by contacting customer service.
DO WE DISCLOSE ANY INFORMATION TO OUTSIDE PARTIES?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. However, we would like to pass your details onto other companies so that they may contact you with details of specific products, services, offers and competitions, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law relevant to the country in which you reside, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.
We will share your personal information with other third parties in other limited circumstances. In these instances, we will, where required by applicable law, obtain your consent to share your personal information in this way
THIRD PARTY LINKS
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our Website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
CHILDRENS ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT COMPLIANCE
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 16 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 16 years old or older.