• Terms of Service

    PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY.

    This page states the Terms of Use under which you may use the web site www.Beer-Universe.com (“Beer-Universe.com”). These Terms of Use include the Beer-Universe.com Privacy Policy and Beer-Universe.com Shipping Policy, which are incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference. If You do not accept the Terms of Use stated here, do not use Beer-Universe.com and its services. By using Beer-Universe.com, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, including the Beer-Universe.com Privacy Policy and Shipping Policy. These Terms of Use shall apply unless you have a separate purchase agreement with Beer Universe, Inc., in which case the separate agreement shall govern.

    Payment Terms:
    Payment must be made at the time of purchase unless otherwise agreed to in writing by Beer Universe. Your order is subject to cancellation by Beer Universe, in Beer Universe’s sole discretion. If your order is cancelled by Beer Universe prior to shipment, you will receive a refund of all payments made to Beer Universe in respect of such cancelled order. Beer Universe is not responsible for typographical or other errors and reserves the right to correct or cancel any orders containing such errors.

    Shipping fees are in addition to product prices unless otherwise indicated at the time of sale.

    Price and availability are subject to change without notice. All transactions are void where prohibited by law.

    Returns and Refunds:
    Because of the nature of our product, we do not accept returns or give refunds. All sales are considered final. If product is received damaged or incorrect, please contact us within 30 days of the shipping date of your order at store@beer-universe.com and we will arrange for a re-shipment of your order. No merchandise will be accepted for replacement unless we are notified within 30 days of shipment.

    Use of Information and Materials:
    Beer Universe, Inc., the owner of Beer-Universe.com, authorizes you to view and access a single copy of the content available on or from Beer-Universe.com solely for your personal use. Only one individual may access Beer-Universe.com at the same time using the same email or password, unless we agree otherwise. Beer-Universe.com reserves the right, at our sole discretion, to immediately revoke your account for copying copyrighted text or content or otherwise misusing or misappropriating site content, including but not limited to, use on a “mirrored”, competitive, or third party site.

    The information and materials contained in these pages, and the terms, conditions, and descriptions that appear, are subject to change at any time and without any notice by posting a revised Terms of Use on the web site. Any such revision will become effective immediately upon posting.

    Restrictions on Use:
    Users may not use Beer-Universe.com in order to transmit, post, distribute, store or destroy material (a) in violation of any applicable law or regulation, (b) in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others, or (c) that is defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.

    You agree not to sell or modify the content of this web site or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the content of this web site in any way for any public or commercial purpose, in connection with products or services that are not those of Beer-Universe.com, in any other manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, that disparages or discredits Beer Universe, Inc. or its licensors, that dilutes the strength of Beer Universe, Inc.’s or its licensor’s property, or that otherwise infringes Beer Universe, Inc.’s or its licensor’s intellectual property rights. The use of the content of this web site on any other web site or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited. Any code that Beer Universe, Inc. creates to generate or display any content of this web site or the pages making up Beer-Universe.com is also protected by Beer Universe, Inc.’s copyright and you may not copy or adapt such code.

    Unauthorized use of Beer Universe, Inc. web sites and systems including but not limited to unauthorized entry into Beer Universe, Inc. systems, misuse of passwords, or misuse of any information posted on a web site is strictly prohibited. Not all products and services are available in all geographic areas. Your eligibility for particular products and services is subject to final determination by Beer Universe, Inc. and/or its affiliates.

    Beer Universe, Inc. does not necessarily monitor any materials posted, transmitted, or communicated to or within Beer-Universe.com. If you believe that something on Beer-Universe.com violates these Terms of Use, please contact our designated agent set forth below.

    Eligibility:
    You must be 21 years of age or older, or the age of majority as that is defined in your jurisdiction, whichever is older, to visit or use Beer-Universe.com in any manner. By visiting Beer-Universe.com, you represent and warrant to Beer Universe, Inc. that you have reached the age of majority in your jurisdiction, and that you have the right, authority and capacity to agree to and abide by these Terms of Use. You also represent and warrant to Beer Universe, Inc. that you will use Beer-Universe.com in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations. Beer-Universe.com is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to local law or regulation.

    Your Account:
    When you register with Beer-Universe.com, you will be asked to create an account and provide Beer Universe, Inc. with certain information including, without limitation, a valid and verified email address. Information you submit will be used in accordance with the Beer-Universe.com Privacy Policy.

    You understand and acknowledge that you have no ownership rights in your Beer-Universe.com account, and that if you cancel your Beer-Universe.com account, all your account information from Beer-Universe.com will be marked as deleted in Beer Universe, Inc.’s databases and will be removed from any public area of Beer-Universe.com. Information may continue to be available for some period of time because of delays in propagating such deletion through Beer-Universe.com’s web servers. In addition, third parties may retain cached copies of your information.

    Submissions:
    All information submitted to Beer-Universe.com shall be deemed and remain the property of Beer Universe, Inc. and Beer Universe, Inc. shall be free to use, for any purpose, any idea, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in information a user provides Beer Universe, Inc. through Beer-Universe.com. Beer Universe, Inc. shall not be subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding user content except as specifically agreed or required by law. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as limiting or reducing Beer Universe, Inc.’s responsibilities and obligations to users in accordance with Beer-Universe.com Privacy Policy.

    Beer Universe, Inc. acts as a passive conduit for the online distribution and publication of user content and has no obligation to screen user content, communications or information in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring User Content posted by Users. However, Beer Universe, Inc. may review and remove any user content that, in its sole judgment, violates these Terms of Use, violates applicable laws, rules or regulations, is abusive, disruptive, inaccurate, offensive or illegal, or violates the rights of, or harms or threatens the safety of, users of Beer-Universe.com.

    Links:
    This web site may contain links to web sites controlled or offered by third parties (non-affiliates of Beer Universe, Inc.). Beer Universe, Inc. disclaims liability for any information, materials, products or services posted or offered at any of the third party web sites linked to by this web site. By providing any links to third party web sites, Beer Universe, Inc. does not endorse or recommend any products or services offered or information contained therein, nor is Beer Universe, Inc. liable for any failure of products or services offered or advertised at those web sites. Such third party web sites may have terms of use or a privacy policy which differs from that of Beer Universe, Inc. and the third party web site may provide less security than Beer-Universe.com.

    No Warranty:
    THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING TEXT, GRAPHICS, INFORMATION, LINKS OR OTHER ITEMS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE”. BEER UNIVERSE, Inc. DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, ADEQUACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS INFORMATION AND MATERIALS AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THIS INFORMATION AND MATERIALS. NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, IMPLIED, EXPRESSED OR STATUTORY INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS, IS GIVEN IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS.

    Limitation of Liability:
    IN NO EVENT WILL BEER UNIVERSE, Inc. BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEB SITE, ANY INFORMATION RECEIVED FROM THE WEB SITE, ANY EMAIL DISTRIBUTED TO ANY USER OR ANY LINKED WEB SITE OR USE THEREOF OR INABILITY TO USE BY ANY PARTY, OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE, EVEN IF BEER UNIVERSE, Inc., OR REPRESENTATIVES THEREOF, ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES.

    Intellectual Property:
    All copyrights, trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Users who submit content to Beer-Universe.com or any of its affiliated sites agree to grant Beer Universe, Inc. and its affiliates a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, sublicensable, non-exclusive right (including any moral rights) and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, communicate to the public, perform and display the content (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of any rights that may exist in such content. Users warrant and represent that they have the authority to enter into this license agreement and that they are the holder of any rights, including moral rights in such content, trademarks and copyrights, and that they have completely and effectively waived all such rights and validly and irrevocably granted to Beer Universe, Inc. the license stated above. Subject to the foregoing, the owner of such content, trademarks and copyrighted material submitted to Beer-Universe.com retains any and all rights that may exist in such content, trademarks and copyrighted material.

    If you believe that your copyrighted work or trademark has been uploaded, posted or copied to Beer-Universe.com and is accessible on Beer-Universe.com in a way that constitutes copyright or trademark infringement, please contact our designated agent.

    Indemnity:
    You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Beer Universe, Inc., its affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from (i) any user content or other material you provide to Beer-Universe.com, (ii) your use of any content of Beer-Universe.com, or (iii) your breach of the terms of these Terms of Use. Beer Universe, Inc. shall provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit, or proceeding.

    Governing Law:
    Use of this web site shall be governed by all applicable Federal laws of the United States of America and the laws of the State of Illinois.

    Binding Arbitration:
    Any claim, dispute, or controversy (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise, whether preexisting, present or future, and including statutory, common law, intentional tort and equitable claims) between you and Beer Universe, Inc., its agents, employees, principals, successors, assigns, and/or affiliates arising from or relating to these Terms of Use, their interpretation, or the breach, termination or validity thereof, the relationships which result from these Terms of Use (including, to the full extent permitted by applicable law, relationships with third parties who are not signatories to this agreement), Beer Universe’s advertising, or any related purchase shall be resolved exclusively and finally by binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) under its rules of arbitration then in effect. The arbitration will be limited solely to the dispute or controversy between you and Beer Universe. Any award of the arbitrator(s) shall be final and binding on each of the parties, and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. Each party shall pay for its own costs and attorneys’ fees, if any. However, if any party prevails on a statutory claim that affords the prevailing party attorneys’ fees, or if there is a written agreement providing for fees, the arbitrator may award reasonable fees to the prevailing party, under the standards for fee shifting provided by law.

    These Terms of Use constitute a binding agreement between you and Beer Universe, Inc., and are accepted by you upon your use of Beer-Universe.com.