Woods And Associates

Terms Of Service

1. Account Terms

  1. You must be 18 years or older or at least the age of majority in the jurisdiction where you reside or from which you use this Service.

  2. To access and use the Services, you must register for a Woods and Associates account (“Account”) by providing your full legal name, current address, phone number, a valid email address, and any other information indicated as required. Woods and Associates may reject your application for an Account, or cancel an existing Account, for any reason, in our sole discretion.

  3. You acknowledge that Woods and Associates will use the email address you provide as the primary method for communication.

  4. You are responsible for keeping your password secure. Woods and Associates cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to maintain the security of your Account and password.

  5. You are responsible for all activity and content such as photos, images, videos, graphics, written content, audio files, code, information, or data uploaded, collected, generated, stored, displayed, distributed, transmitted or exhibited on or in connection with your Account (“Materials”).

  6. A breach or violation of any term in the Terms of Service, including the AUP, as determined in the sole discretion of Woods and Associates will result in an immediate termination of your services.

Which means

You are responsible for your Account and any Materials you upload to the Woods and Associates Service. Remember that with any violation of these terms we will cancel your service.

If we need to reach you, we will send you an email.

2. Account Activation

2.1 Woods and Associates Account

  1. Subject to section 2.1.2, the person signing up for the Service will be the contracting party (“Account Owner”) for the purposes of our Terms of Service and will be the person who is authorized to use any corresponding account we may provide to the Account Owner in connection with the Service.

  2. If you are signing up for the Service on behalf of your employer, your employer shall be the Account Owner. If you are signing up for the Service on behalf of your employer, then you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind your employer to our Terms of Service.

Which means

The person signing up for the Woods and Associates Service is responsible for the account and is bound by these Terms of Service. If you signup on behalf of your employer, your employer owns the account and is also bound by our Terms of Service.

3. General Conditions

You must read, agree with and accept all of the terms and conditions contained in these Terms of Service, including the AUP and the Privacy Policy before you may become a member of Woods and Associates.

  1. Technical support is only provided to paying Account holders and is only available via email.

  2. The Terms of Service shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. The parties irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Florida with respect to any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with the Terms of Service. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods will not apply to these Terms of Service and is hereby expressly excluded.

  3. You acknowledge and agree that Woods and Associates may amend these Terms of Service at any time by posting the relevant amended and restated Terms of Service on Woods and Associates’ website, available at https://www.woodsbiz.com/terms-of-service. Such amendments to the Terms of Service are effective as of the date of posting. Your continued use of the Services after the amended Terms of Service are posted to Woods and Associates’ website constitutes your agreement to, and acceptance of, the amended Terms of Service. If you do not agree to any changes to the Terms of Service, do not continue to use the Service.

  4. You may not use the Woods and Associates service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws), the laws applicable to you in your customer’s jurisdiction, or the laws of Canada and the State of Florida. You will comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations in your use of the Service.

  5. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service without the express written permission by Woods and Associates.

  6. You shall not purchase search engine or other pay per click keywords (such as Google AdWords), or domain names that use Woods and Associates or Woods and Associates trademarks and/or variations and misspellings thereof.

  7. Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to support@Woods and Associates.com.

  8. You understand that your Materials (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit Card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.

  9. You acknowledge and agree that your use of the Service, including information transmitted to or stored by Woods and Associates, is governed by its privacy policy at https://www.woodsbiz.com/privacy-policy.

  10. The Terms of Service may be available in languages other than English. To the extent of any inconsistencies or conflicts between these English Terms of Service and Woods and Associates’ Terms of Service available in another language, the most current English version of the Terms of Service at https://www.woodsbiz.com/terms-of-service will prevail.

Which means

The Woods and Associates service belongs to us. You are not allowed to rip it off or use it for any illegal or sketchy purpose.

If a dispute arises the issue will be dealt with in the State of Florida.

Your Materials may be transferred unencrypted and may be altered, but credit card information is always encrypted.

4. Woods and Associates Rights

  1. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Service for any reason, without notice at any time.

  2. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.

  3. We may, but have no obligation to, remove Materials and suspend or terminate Accounts if we determine in our sole discretion that the goods or services offered via a store, or the Materials uploaded or posted to a store, violate our Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) or these Terms of Service.

  4. Verbal or written abuse of any kind (including threats of abuse or retribution) of any Woods and Associates customer, Woods and Associates employee, member, or officer will result in immediate Account termination.

  5. Woods and Associates does not pre-screen Materials and it is in our sole discretion to refuse or remove any Materials from the Service.

  6. We reserve the right to provide our services to your competitors and make no promise of exclusivity in any particular market segment. You further acknowledge and agree that Woods and Associates employees and contractors may also be Woods and Associates customers/merchants and that they may compete with you, although they may not use your confidential information in doing so.

  7. In the event of a dispute regarding Account ownership, we reserve the right to request documentation to determine or confirm Account ownership. Documentation may include, but is not limited to, a scanned copy of your business license, government issued photo ID, the last four digits of the credit card on file, etc.

  8. Woods and Associates retains the right to determine, in our sole judgment, rightful Account ownership and transfer an Account to the rightful owner. If we are unable to reasonably determine the rightful Account owner, Woods and Associates reserves the right to temporarily disable an Account until resolution has been determined between the disputing parties.

Which means

We can modify, cancel or refuse the service at anytime.

In the event of an ownership dispute over a Woods and Associates account, we can freeze the account or transfer it to the rightful owner.

5. Limitation of Liability

  1. You expressly understand and agree that Woods and Associates shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses resulting from the use of or inability to use the service.

  2. In no event shall Woods and Associates or our suppliers be liable for lost profits or any special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with our site, our services or these Terms of Service (however arising including negligence). You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, Woods and Associates partners, officers, directors, agents, employees, and suppliers harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents it incorporates by reference (including the AUP), or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.

  3. Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any warranty or condition, express, implied or statutory.

  4. Woods and Associates does not warrant that the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free.

  5. Woods and Associates does not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable.

  6. Woods and Associates does not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other Materials purchased or obtained by you through the Service will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.

Which means

We are not responsible if you break the law, breach this agreement or go against the rights of a third party, especially if you get sued.

Service is “as is” so it may have errors or interruptions and we provide no warranties.

6. Waiver and Complete Agreement

The failure of Woods and Associates to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The Terms of Service and the documents it incorporates by reference constitute the entire agreement between you and Woods and Associates and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Woods and Associates (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).

Which means

If Woods and Associates chooses not to enforce any of these provisions at any time, it does not mean that they give up that right later.

These terms of service make up the agreement that applies to you. This means that any previous agreements between you and Woods and Associates don’t apply if they conflict with these terms.

7. Intellectual Property and Customer Content

  1. We do not claim any intellectual property rights over the Materials you provide to the Woods and Associates service. All Materials you upload remains yours. You can remove your Woods and Associates store at any time by deleting your Account.

  2. By uploading Materials, you agree: (a) to allow other internet users to view the Materials you post publicly to your store; (b) to allow Woods and Associates to store, and in the case of Materials you post publicly, display, your Materials; and (c) that Woods and Associates can, at any time, review all the Materials submitted to its Service, although Woods and Associates is not obligated to do so.

  3. You retain ownership over all Materials that you upload to a Woods and Associates store; however, by making your store public, you agree to allow others to view Materials that you post publicly to your store. You are responsible for compliance of the Materials with any applicable laws or regulations.

  4. We will not disclose your confidential information to third parties, except as required in the course of providing our services. Confidential information includes any Materials or information provided by you to us which is not publicly known. Confidential information does not include information that: (a) was in the public domain at the time we received it; (b) comes into the public domain after we received it through no fault of ours; (c) we received from someone other than you without breach of our or their confidentiality obligations; or (d) we are required by law to disclose.

  5. Woods and Associates shall have the non-exclusive right and license to use the names, trademarks, service marks and logos associated with your store to promote the Service.

Which means

Anything you upload remains yours and your responsibility.

8. Point Of Sale (POS) Services

In addition to the terms applicable to Services generally, the following terms apply to your access and use of the Point Of Sale (POS) Services. The POS Services include the Woods and Associates POS software (“POS Software”), the Woods and Associates POS website, located at https://www.Woods and Associates.com/pos, programs, documentation, apps, tools, internet-based services and components, Woods and Associates’s POS hardware (“POS Equipment”) and any updates thereto provided to you by Woods and Associates.

  1. Access to and use of the POS Services requires that you have an active and valid Account.

  2. If your POS Services are enabled with Woods and Associates Payments, you cannot concurrently use any other payment processing service. The payment gateway used for your POS Services must the same as that used for your Online Services, if applicable.

  3. You can terminate your POS Services without terminating your Account or any other Services you subscribe to, and in such case, you will continue to be billed, and will pay for, the Services (other than the terminated POS Services).

  4. You agree to use the POS Services in accordance with all procedures that may be provided by Woods and Associates from time to time.

  5. While the POS Services use encryption technology, and the law generally prohibits third parties from monitoring transmission, we cannot guarantee security with respect to the connection to the POS Services, and we will not be liable for any unauthorized access to or use of data transmitted via the POS Services.

Which means

If you use our POS Services, you must use the same payment processor that you use for the Online Services. You can cancel your POS Services at any time and still keep your Online Services active. We take data security very seriously, but we can’t guarantee that all transmissions using the POS Equipment are 100% secure. All transactions transmitted using the POS Equipment are at your own risk. Remember that the POS equipment is purchased, not leased. Our POS Equipment return policy applies to all POS equipment, except Chip & Swipe Reader, Swipe (Audio Jack) and physical gift cards.

9. Woods and Associates Shipping Policy

If an order is placed on this website, we will generally ship the item out within 24-48 hours of receipt payment. Shipment will commence via major carrier, such as UPS or USPS.

 

10. Payment of Fees

 

  1. You will pay the Fees applicable to your subscription to Online Service and/or POS Services (“Subscription Fees”) and any other applicable fees, including but not limited to fees relating to the processing of transactions under your Account (“Transaction Fees”), and any fees relating to your purchase of any products or services such as POS Equipment, shipping, apps, Themes, domain names or Third Party Services (“Additional Fees”). Together, the Subscription Fees, Transaction Fees and the Additional Fees are referred to as the “Fees”.

  2. You must keep a valid credit card on file with us to pay for all incurred and recurring Fees. Woods and Associates will charge applicable Fees to the credit card account that you authorize (“Authorized Card”), and Woods and Associates will continue to charge the Authorized Card (or any replacement card) for applicable Fees until the Services are terminated, and any and all outstanding Fees have been paid in full. Unless otherwise indicated, all Fees and other charges are in U.S. dollars, and all payments shall be in U.S. currency.

  3. Subscription Fees are paid in advance and will be billed in 30 day intervals (each such date, a “Billing Date”). Transaction Fees and Additional Fees will be charged from time to time at Woods and Associates’s discretion. You will be charged on each Billing Date for all outstanding Fees that have not previously been charged. Fees will appear on an invoice, which will be sent to the Account Owner via the email provided. As well, an invoice will appear on the Account page of your Woods and Associates administration console. Users have approximately two weeks to bring up and settle any issues with the billing of Subscription Fees.

  4. If we are not able to process payment of Fees using the Authorized Card, we will make a second attempt to process payment using the Authorized Card 3 days later. If the second attempt is not successful, we will make a final attempt 3 days following the second attempt. If our final attempt is not successful, we may suspend and revoke access to your Account. Your Account will be reactivated upon your payment of any outstanding Fees, plus the Fees applicable to your next Billing Cycle. You will not be able to access your Account during any period of suspension. If the outstanding Fees remain unpaid for 60 days following the date of suspension, Woods and Associates reserves the right to terminate your Account.

  5. All Fees are exclusive of applicable federal, provincial, state, local or other governmental sales, goods and services, harmonized or other taxes, fees or charges now in force or enacted in the future (“Taxes”).

  6. You are responsible for all applicable Taxes that arise from or as a result of your subscription to or purchase of Woods and Associates’s products and services. These Taxes are based on the rates applicable to the billing address you provide to us. Such amounts are in addition to the Fees for such products and services and will be billed to your Authorized Card. If you are exempt from payment of such Taxes, you must provide us with evidence of your exemption, which in some jurisdictions includes an original certificate that satisfies applicable legal requirements attesting to tax-exempt status. Tax exemption will only apply from and after the date we receive evidence satisfactory to Woods and Associates of your exemption. If you are not charged Taxes by Woods and Associates, you are responsible for determining if Taxes are payable, and if so, self-remitting Taxes to the appropriate tax authorities in your jurisdiction.

  7. You must maintain your current location in the administration menu of your Woods and Associates store and promptly update your location if you move jurisdictions. If you change jurisdictions you must promptly update your location in the administration menu.

  8. If applicable, Woods and Associates website does not provide refunds.

 

11. Cancellation and Termination

 

  1. You may cancel your Account at anytime by emailing support@Woods and Associates.com and then following the specific instructions indicated to you in Woods and Associates’ response.

  2. Upon termination of the Services by either party for any reason:

    1. Woods and Associates will cease providing you with the Services and you will no longer be able to access your Account;

    2. unless otherwise provided in the Terms of Service, you will not be entitled to any refunds of any Fees, pro rata or otherwise;

    3. any outstanding balance owed to Woods and Associates for your use of the Services through the effective date of such termination will immediately become due and payable in full; and

    4. your store website will be taken offline.

  3. If you purchased a domain name through Woods and Associates, upon cancellation your domain will no longer be automatically renewed. Following cancellation, it will be your sole responsibility to handle all matters related to your domain with the domain provider.

  4. If at the date of termination of the Service, there are any outstanding Fees owing by you, you will receive one final invoice via email. Once that invoice has been paid in full, you will not be charged again.

  5. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Woods and Associates Service or your Account for any reason, without notice at any time.

  6. Fraud: Without limiting any other remedies, Woods and Associates may suspend or terminate your Account if we suspect that you (by conviction, settlement, insurance or escrow investigation, or otherwise) have engaged in fraudulent activity in connection with the Site.

Which means

To initiate a cancellation, email colin@woodsbiz.com. Woods and Associates will respond with specific information regarding the cancellation process for your account. Once cancellation is confirmed, domains purchased through Woods and Associates will no longer be automatically renewed. If you cancel in the middle of your billing cycle, you’ll have one last email invoice.

We may change or cancel your account at any time. Any fraud and we will suspend or cancel your account.

12. Modifications to the Service and Prices

  1. Prices for using the Services are subject to change upon 30 days’ notice from Woods and Associates. Such notice may be provided at any time by posting the changes to the Woods and Associates Site (Woods and Associates.com) or the administration menu of your Woods and Associates store via an announcement.

  2. Woods and Associates reserves the right at any time, and from time to time, to modify or discontinue, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice.

  3. Woods and Associates shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

Which means

We may change or discontinue the service at anytime, without liability.

13. Third Party Services

  1. In addition to these Terms of Service, you also agree to be bound by the additional service-specific terms applicable to services you purchase from, or that are provided by, Woods and Associates’ partners or other third parties.

  2. Woods and Associates may from time to time recommend, provide you with access to, or enable third party software, applications (“Apps”), products, services or website links (collectively, “Third Party Services”) for your consideration or use, including via the Woods and Associates App Store. Such Third Party Services are made available only as a convenience, and your purchase, access or use of any such Third Party Services is solely between you and the applicable third party services provider (“Third Party Provider”). Any use by you of Third Party Services offered through the Services or Woods and Associates’ website is entirely at your own risk and discretion, and it is your responsibility to read the terms and conditions and/or privacy policies applicable to such Third Party Services before using them. In some instances, Woods and Associates may receive a revenue share from Third Party Providers that Woods and Associates recommends to you.

  3. We do not provide any warranties with respect to Third Party Services. You acknowledge that Woods and Associates has no control over Third Party Services and shall not be responsible or liable to anyone for such Third Party Services. The availability of Third Party Services on Woods and Associates’ websites, including the Woods and Associates App Store, or the integration or enabling of such Third Party Services with the Services does not constitute or imply an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or affiliation by or with Woods and Associates. Woods and Associates does not guarantee the availability of Third Party Services and you acknowledge that Woods and Associates may disable access to any Third Party Services at any time in its sole discretion and without notice to you. Woods and Associates is not responsible or liable to anyone for discontinuation or suspension of access to, or disablement of, any Third Party Service. Woods and Associates strongly recommends that you seek specialist advice before using or relying on Third Party Services, to ensure they will meet your needs. In particular, tax calculators should be used for reference only and not as a substitute for independent tax advice when assessing the correct tax rates you should charge to your customers.

  4. If you install or enable a Third Party Service for use with the Services, you grant us permission to allow the applicable Third Party Provider to access your data and to take any other actions as required for the interoperation of the Third Party Service with the Services, and any exchange of data or other interaction between you and the Third Party Provider is solely between you and such Third Party Provider. Woods and Associates is not responsible for any disclosure, modification or deletion of your data or other Materials, or for any corresponding losses or damages you may suffer, as a result of access by a Third Party Service or a Third Party Provider to your data or other Materials.

  5. Google Maps is a Third Party Service that is used within the Services. Your use of the Service is subject to your acceptance of the Google Maps and Earth Enterprise Universal Acceptable Use Policy, as it may be amended by Google from time to time.

  6. Under no circumstances shall Woods and Associates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, punitive, extraordinary, exemplary or other damages whatsoever, that result from any Third Party Services or your contractual relationship with any Third Party Provider, including any Expert. These limitations shall apply even if Woods and Associates has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The foregoing limitations shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.

  7. You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, Woods and Associates partners, officers, directors, agents, employees, and suppliers harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of a Third Party Service or your relationship with a Third Party Provider.

Which means

We are not responsible for third party services so use them at your own risk. If you use any third party services on the Woods and Associates platform, you permit us to send your data to those services. If you use them you agree that we do not provide a warranty, so get advice beforehand.

14. DMCA Notice and Takedown Procedure

Woods and Associates supports the protection of intellectual property and asks Woods and Associates merchants to do the same. It’s our policy to respond to all notices of alleged copyright infringement. If someone believes that one of our merchants is infringing their intellectual property rights, they can send a DMCA Notice to Woods and Associates’ designated agent using our form. Upon receiving a DMCA Notice, we may remove or disable access to the Materials claimed to be a copyright infringement. Once provided with a notice of takedown, the merchant can reply with a counter notification using our form if they object to the complaint. The original complainant has 14 business days after we receive a counter notification to seek a court order restraining the merchant from engaging in the infringing activity, otherwise we restore the material. For more information, see our DMCA Notice and Takedown Procedure.

Which means

Woods and Associates respects intellectual property rights and you should too. If we receive a DMCA Notice, we may disable access or remove the allegedly infringing content from your website. If you don’t think the claim is valid, you can proceed with a counter notification.

If you believe one of our merchants is infringing your intellectual property rights, you can send Woods and Associates a DMCA Notice. We will expeditiously disable access or remove the content and notify the merchant. Be advised that we post all notices we receive.

15. Privacy & Data Protection

Woods and Associates is firmly committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information and the personal information of your customers. By using the Service, you acknowledge and agree that Woods and Associates’ collection, usage and disclosure of this personal information is governed by our Privacy Policy. Please refer to our Privacy Policy, also located on this website.

Additionally, if: (a) you are established in the European Economic Area (EEA); (b) you provide goods or services to customers in the EEA; or (c) you are otherwise subject to the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation, Woods and Associates’ collection and use of personal information of any European residents is also subject to our Data Processing Addendum. Please refer to our Privacy Policy.

Which means

Woods and Associates’ use and collection of personal information is governed by our Privacy Policy. Additionally, if you or your customers are located in Europe, Woods and Associates’ use and collection of European personal information is further governed by our Data Processing Addendum.

 

 

Woods And Associates

ATTN: DMCA / COLIN WOODS
619 NW Buck Hendry Way
Stuart, Florida 34994
United States of America

 

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