Terms & Conditions
Last Updated: 17 November 2019
Terms and Conditions of your use of this Website These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) govern the relationship between blu™ (“blu,” “us,” “we” or “our”) and you regarding your access and use of all blu™ websites (collectively, the “Website”). These Terms are important and affect your legal rights, so please read them carefully. Note that these Terms contains a mandatory arbitration provision that requires the use of arbitration on an individual basis and limits the remedies available to you in the event of certain disputes. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, YOU SHOULD IMMEDIATELY CEASE USE OF THIS WEBSITE. By using our Website, you confirm that you accept these Terms of us and that you agree to comply with them. We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.
This Website and your www.blu.com account This Website is intended only for the use by adults who are the legal age and reside in the United Arab Emirates (the “UAE”) through our distributors to consume our vaping product. blu™ limits purchase of its product via its Website to individuals that are the legal vaping age. It is your responsibility to check and understand the local laws in your jurisdiction regarding the legal purchasing age in order to purchase from or access our Website. blu™ does not warrant or guarantee that compliance with these Terms of Service will be sufficient to comply with your obligations under applicable laws where you reside or where you use the Website. If you create a blu.com account, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password. By accessing or using the Website, you represent and warrant that you are of legal vaping age, and that you have not been previously suspended or removed from the Website, or engaged in any activity that could result in suspension or removal from the Website. By creating an account, you consent to receive electronic communications from blu™ (e.g., via email or by posting notices to the Website). These communications may include notices about your account (e.g., payment authorizations, password changes and other transactional information) and are part of your relationship with us. You agree that any notices, agreements, disclosures or other communications that we send to you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including, but not limited to, that such communications be in writing. You should maintain copies of electronic communications from us by printing a paper copy or saving an electronic copy. We may also send you promotional communications via email, including, but not limited to, newsletters, special offers, surveys and other news and information we think will be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving these promotional emails at any time by following the unsubscribe instructions provided therein. Age Restriction. You must be of legal vaping age or older to access this Website. We restrict our Website and marketing contact list to individuals who have certified that: 1. they are vapers, 2. they are at least eighteen (18) years old, meet other requirements and are of legal vaping age or older in their local jurisdiction, 3. they want to be added to our contact list in order to receive content, offers, and advertising from blu™, and 4. they understand that providing false information may constitute a violation of law. We take the prevention of underage use very seriously. blu™ vapor products and all other nicotine products should never be used by anyone under the legal age. Before a certified adult consumer is added to our marketing contact list or shipped any purchased product, we independently verify that the consumer is the legal vaping age or older. We reserve the right to restrict sales to adults at least (21) years old, even in jurisdictions that allow sales to younger adults. Additionally, no tobacco-based or nicotine product should be considered safe. If you have any health concerns about use of blu™ vapor products or any other tobacco product, we recommend that you consult with your physician.
WARNING: This product contains nicotine. Nicotine is an addictive chemical.
Geographic Restrictions: You agree that you will not access this Website from any territory where the content or use of the Website is illegal. You are solely responsible for complying with all applicable local laws. You further acknowledge and agree that you must be of legal age to purchase or consume any of blu™’s vapor products or to participate in any of our promotions or other offers on this Website or otherwise.
License Unless otherwise indicated in writing by us, the Website and all content and other materials contained therein, including, without limitation, the blu™ logo and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, User Content, other files and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, “Content”) are the property of blu™ or our licensors or users, as applicable, and are protected by U.S. and international copyright and other laws. Subject to these Terms, you are hereby granted a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sub licensable license to access and make personal, non-commercial use of the Website and Content. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. You do not acquire any ownership interest in the Website or Content under these Terms, or any other rights thereto other than to use the Website in accordance with the license granted, and subject to all terms, conditions and restrictions of these Terms. However, such license is subject to these Terms and does not include any right to, and you shall not, directly or indirectly: (a) sell, resell or use commercially the Website or Content, (b) distribute, publicly perform or publicly display any Content, (c) modify or otherwise make any derivative uses of the Website or Content, or any portion thereof, (d) use any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods, (e) download (other than page caching) any portion of the Website or Content, except as expressly permitted by us, (f) use the Website to stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate the rights of others, including without limitation others’ privacy rights or rights of publicity; (g) interfere with the Website or servers or networks used in connection with the Website; or (h) use the Website or Content other than for their intended purposes. Any use of the Website or Content other than as specifically authorized herein, without our prior written permission, is strictly prohibited and will automatically terminate the license granted herein. Such unauthorized use may also violate applicable laws, including, without limitation, copyright and trademark laws and applicable communications regulations and statutes. Unless explicitly stated by us, nothing in these Terms shall be construed as conferring any right or license to any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights of blu™ or any third party, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise. This license is revocable at any time.
Links Although this Website may be linked to other Websites, blu™ does not endorse, approve, certify or sponsor the linked Website unless specifically stated therein. blu™ is not the owner of, does not control and is not responsible for any content of any Website linked to this Website. Your linking to other Websites is at your own risk.
Governing Law This Website has been designed to comply with United Arab Emirates laws. blu™ does not represent that the content of this Website is appropriate for locations outside the United Arab Emirates. If you access this Website from locations outside the United Arab Emirates, you are responsible for complying with all applicable local laws.
Trademarks and Copyright The copyrights to all contents of this Website are proprietary to blu™ or its third party licensors, and you may not reproduce, post on any other Website, modify, distribute or transmit any portion of this Website without the express written consent of blu™. Any name, logo, trademark or service mark contained on this Website is owned or licensed by blu™ and may not be used by you without the prior written consent of blu™. You may access this Website for your individual non-commercial use only.
Indemnification and Disclaimers You shall indemnify, hold harmless, and, at blu™’s option, defend blu™ from and against any and all losses, damages, liabilities, costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) (“Losses”) incurred by blu™ resulting from any third-party claim, suit, action or proceeding relating to or arising from your use of the Website, any User Content that you Transmit to or through the Website, any violation of these Terms by you, or any other act or omission by you, including your violation of any rights of another, arising from your use of the Website or any of its features. You further agree that blu™ shall have control of the defense or settlement of any third party claims, unless blu™ exercises its option to require you to defend blu™. This indemnity is in addition to, and not in lieu of, any other indemnities set forth in a written agreement between you and blu™. YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO RESTRICT OR TERMINATE YOUR ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE OR ANY FEATURE OR PART THEREOF AT ANY TIME. BLU™ EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANYKIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ANY WARRANTIES THAT MATERIAL ON THE WEBSITE IS NONINFRINGING; THAT ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE SECURE; OR THAT INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE COMPLETE, ACCURATE OR TIMELY. IF YOU DOWNLOAD ANY MATERIAL FROM THIS WEBSITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
Limitation of Liability TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL BLU™ BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF REVENUE, INCOME OR PROFITS, LOSS OF USE OR DATA, LOSS OR DIMINUTION IN VALUE OF ASSETS OR SECURITIES, OR DAMAGES FOR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THE ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, USER CONTENT, AND LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES), OR THE ORDER, RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE, OR OTHERWISE RELATED TO THESE TERMS (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY OR RESULTING FROM RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM BLU™, OR FROM EVENTS BEYOND BLU™’s REASONABLE CONTROL, SUCH AS SITE INTERRUPTIONS, DELETIONS OF FILES OR EMAILS, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS, DEFECTS, BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, WHETHER OR NOT RESULTING FROM ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO BLU™ RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR SYSTEMS), REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, SIMPLE NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY (EVEN IF THE PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES WERE FORESEEABLE).
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF BLU™ ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THE SITE EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID TO BLU™ FOR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES IN THE NINETY (90) DAYS PRIOR TO THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH LIABILITY. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY EVEN IN THE EVENT YOUR REMEDIES HEREUNDER FAIL OF THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE, AND THE FOREGOING SHALL CONSTITUTE BLU™’S SOLE LIABILITY AND OBLIGATION IN RESPECT HEREOF, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, SIMPLE NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED), OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY.
Arbitration and Class Action Waiver PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING SECTION CAREFULLY BECAUSE IT REQUIRES YOU TO ARBITRATE CERTAIN DISPUTES AND CLAIMS WITH BLU™ AND LIMITS THE MANNER IN WHICH YOU CAN SEEK RELIEF FROM US. YOU AND BLU™ AGREE THAT ANY DISPUTE, CLAIM OR CONTROVERSY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THESE TERMS, OR THE SERVICES SHALL BE FINALLY DECIDED BY DECISION OF THE CONSUMER PROTECTION DEPARTMENT AT THE MINISTRY OF ECONOMY AND RULING OF THE United Arab Emirates COURTS. This provision shall survive termination of these Terms and the termination of your use of the services. REGARDLESS OF THE FORUM, YOU AND BLU™ AGREE THAT EACH MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN YOUR OR ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING.
Fraudulent Activities blu™ reserves the right at blu™’s discretion to deactivate, disable and remove any suspicious or fraudulent account with or without notice. By creating a blu.com account, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete account information, (b) maintain and promptly update, as necessary, your account information, (c) maintain the security of your account credentials, (d) be responsible for the acts or omissions of any third party who has authority to access or use the Website on your behalf, and (e) immediately notify us if you discover or otherwise suspect any security breaches related to the Website or your account and/or password. Any changes to your registration information may be made by sending such changes to Customer Service at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you provide information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we may suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Website. You are entitled to refunds, reimbursements, credits, and exchanges for any portion of your account balance only at the discretion of blu™ and only if a request for such a reimbursement has been made by you. blu™ reserves the right to: (a) refuse any order you place with us; (b) correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions (including but not limited to the price) with regard to the products offered; (c) change or update information in connection with any products offered; and (d) modify or cancel your order, whether or not the order has been confirmed, each at any time without notice to you (including after you have submitted your order) and without liability to you. If we modify your order, we will attempt to give you prior notice of this and provide you with the opportunity to cancel the order in its entirety. If we cancel your order, we will attempt to notify you by contacting you via the contact information you provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit, reject, modify, or cancel orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by unauthorized parties, including resellers. It is your duty to ensure the contact information you provided is up to date and accurate. If your payment method has already been charged for an order that is later modified or cancelled, blu™ shall issue you a refund in the amount of the incorrect price back to your original method of payment. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. You agree not to sell, resell, distribute or make available to others, or otherwise use or exploit for any commercial purposes (including, without limitation, in contests, sweepstakes and/or giveaways) any portion of any Products or services purchased from this Website or otherwise obtained from blu™ without blu™’s prior written consent. Any person or entity that sells, resells, distributes or makes available to others, or otherwise uses or exploits any Products or services for commercial purposes without such prior written permission will void the product warranty and may be subject to civil action and/or criminal penalty, as prescribed by law.
Modification of these Terms These Terms may be revised at any time for any reason, and blu™ may provide you notice of these changes by any reasonable means, including by providing notice through the Website. You can determine when we last updated the Website by referring to the “Last Updated” legend at the top of these Terms. Except to the extent that your express consent to any revised Terms is required under data protection law, by continuing to access, browse or use the Website, you confirm your acceptance of the revised Terms and all the terms incorporated herein by reference. We strongly recommend that you periodically visit this page of the Website to review these Terms. If you do not agree to the revised Terms, you may not access or use the Website.
Pricing Except where noted otherwise, the prices displayed for blu™ vapor products represent the full retail price listed by our distributors on the product itself. We cannot confirm the price of an item until you complete an online order form; however, we do not charge your credit card until after your order has entered the shipping process.
Quantity Restrictions We reserve the right to limit the quantity of products that may be purchased from our distributors through our Website.
Return Policy We stand behind the quality of our product and guarantee to the original purchaser that our products shall be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of one year from the original purchase date. This warranty applies to the products under normal use and is subject to all product usage documentation. In the event you need to exchange your blu™ pack, battery, or charger, simply contact our Customer Support; if you don’t have a blu.com account, you’ll be asked to set one up. Your replacement product typically leaves our warehouse within two (2) business days of the approval of your return form our distributors. Your request must be received within one year from the original purchase date. We reserve the right to refuse any exchange request that does not meet these requirements. All sales are final. Flavor cartridges and disposable products are NOT eligible for replacement or exchange. We also provide a free after-sales maintenance service for all our durable Products for a period of Twelve (12) months. If a Product is durable, this will be indicated in the Product’s description on our website along with its expected lifetime of usage. If the Product becomes defective otherwise than as a result of your mishandling of the Product, you may request that we repair or conduct maintenance of the Product at no extra costs during the after-sales maintenance period.
Cancellation of Orders We reserve the right to refuse or cancel an order for any reason including limitations on quantities available for purchase, inaccuracies, or errors in product or pricing information.
Severability If any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void or, for any reason, unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions, and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
Miscellaneous These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and blu™ relating to your access to and use of the Website. These Terms, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you without the prior written consent of blu™. No waiver of any provision of these Terms will constitute a waiver of such provision in any prior, concurrent or subsequent circumstance, and blu™’s failure to assert any right or provision under these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Except as otherwise provided herein, these Terms are intended solely for the benefit of the parties and are not intended to confer third party beneficiary rights upon any other person or entity.
How to Contact us If you have any questions or comments about the Terms and Conditions of this Website, please Contact Us or write to us at: Fontem Ventures B.V. Radarweg 60 1043 NT Amsterdam Netherlands
Our Distributors in the U.A.E. blu™ Attn: Customer Service National Trading and Development Enterprises L.L.C. NTDE House, Street 9, Um Ramool, P.O. Box 3139, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Commercial license number 201849 TRN number 100301061600003