Thank you for visiting www.amway.com (the “Site”). This Site is powered by Amway Corp. and made available by Amway as a service. All content, information, and services provided on and through our Site may be used only under the following terms and conditions, as they are amended from time to time (the “Terms”). As used herein, the terms “our,” “we,” and “us” refer to both Amway and Alticor.
3.1. Your Authorization to Use the Site. Your authorization to use the Site and contribute to it depends on your compliance with community standards and the conduct guidelines set forth below. If you fail to conduct yourself appropriately, we may revoke your privileges to use all or a portion of the Site and/or take other appropriate measures to enforce these community standards and conduct guidelines.
3.2. Conduct Guidelines/Community Standards. The following is a non-inclusive list of behaviors that are not permitted on the Site. You agree not to:
3.2.1. upload, post, transmit, or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy (up to, but not excluding any address, email, phone number, or any other contact information without the written consent of the owner of such information), hateful, or racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable;
3.2.2. harm minors in any way;
3.2.3. impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, any of our members, company officials, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives or users, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
3.2.4. forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available through the Site;
3.2.5. upload, post, or otherwise transmit any Content that you do not have a right to upload, post or otherwise transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
3.2.6. upload, post, or otherwise transmit any Content or otherwise engage in any activity that infringes, violates, or interferes with any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, rights of privacy or publicity, or other proprietary rights of any party;
3.2.7. upload, post, or otherwise transmit unsolicited commercial email or “spam.” This includes unethical marketing, advertising, “chain letters,” or any other practice that is in any way connected with “spam,” such as (a) sending mass email to recipients who haven’t requested email from you or with a fake return address, (b) promoting a site with inappropriate links, titles, descriptions, or (c) promoting your site by posting multiple submissions in public forums that are identical;
3.2.8. upload, post, or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses, Trojan horses, malware or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment, or intercept messages sent from a computer or communications device;
3.2.9. interfere with or disrupt the Site, servers, or networks connected to the Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the Site;
3.2.10. intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange, or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law;
3.2.11. “stalk” or otherwise harass another;
3.2.12. promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals. This may include, without limitation, providing instructions on how to assemble bombs, grenades, and other weapons or incendiary devices;
3.2.13. offer for sale or sell any item, good, or service through our Site;
3.2.14. use the Site as a forwarding service to another website;
3.2.15. allow usage by others in such a way as to violate these Terms or any other Amway.com policy;
3.2.16. take any steps to interfere with or in any manner compromise any of our security measures;
3.2.17. use the site for fraudulent purposes;
3.2.18. harvest or collect any information about or regarding other Account holders, including, without limitation, any personal data or information;
3.2.19. sell, lend, lease, trade, rent, barter, sublicense, assign, transfer, or grant rights in any manner to your Account, or password, including, without limitation, on or through the use of any third-party website or service;
3.2.20. copy the Site or any portion thereof (other than as provided under United States copyright laws);
3.2.21. remove any proprietary notices from the Site;
3.2.22. cause, permit, or authorize the modification, creation of derivative works, or translation of the Site without our express permission;
3.2.23. sell, assign, rent, lease, act as a service bureau, or grant rights in the Site including, without limitation, through sublicense, to any other person or entity;
3.2.24. attempt to decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, modify, or hack the Site or to defeat or overcome any encryption and/or digital rights management technology implemented by us with respect to the Site and/or data transmitted, processed, or stored by us or the Site;
3.2.25. use the Site in any manner not permitted by this policy, or otherwise exceed the scope of our services that you have signed up for (i.e., by accessing and using the tools that you do not have a right to use).
4. SITE WARRANTY DISCLAIMER & INDEMNIFICATION
OUR SITE AND ITS CONTENTS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE,” WITH NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATSOEVER REGARDING THE COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, INTEGRITY, RELIABILITY, CURRENCY, ADEQUACY, SUITABILITY, FUNCTIONALITY, AVAILABILITY, OR OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE CONTENT OR SERVICES PROVIDED ON, OR ACCESSIBLE FROM, THIS SITE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT THIS SITE IS FREE FROM VIRUSES AND OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS TO EQUIPMENT OR SOFTWARE.
You agree to indemnify and hold Alticor, and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders, partners, licensors, and employees, harmless from any alleged claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your Content, your use of this Site, your connection to the Site, your violation of these Terms or any other applicable policy, your violation of any rights of another, or breach of any representation or warranty made by you under these Terms, whether you are a registered user or not. You are solely responsible for your actions when using the Site, including, but not limited to, costs incurred for Internet access.
5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE, NOR DO WE ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE (OR THE CONTENT OR SERVICES PROVIDED ON, OR ACCESSIBLE FROM, THIS SITE), OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
If, notwithstanding the other provisions of these Terms, Alticor is found to be liable to you for any damage or loss which arises out of or is in any way connected with your use of the Site or any Content, Alticor’s liability shall in no event exceed US$100.00. Some jurisdictions do not allow limitations of liability, so the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.
6. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE
Amway is a recognized leader in the industry for offering superior value in a high-quality product line. We stand behind the quality of our products and guarantee your satisfaction. If for any reason you try our products and are not completely satisfied, you may return it within 180 days of purchase for an exchange or refund of the product price and applicable tax. (Note: Specific limited guarantees apply to designated products.) This satisfaction guarantee does not apply to IBO purchases for stock or inventory.
7. PRODUCT WARRANTIES
Select STORE FOR MORE® or Choices Catalog merchandise is covered separately by express warranty for a period of 180 days from the date of original purchase or receipt as a gift, or by specific manufacturer’s warranty, which you may request before ordering. Detailed information concerning applicable product warranties can be obtained on the Site, or contact us as described in the “Contact Us” section, below, and we will assist you.
You may return items using the Merchandise Product Return form available on the Site or in the packaging information included with each order. Detailed information on returns handling can also be obtained on the Site, or contact us as described in the “Contact Us” section, below, and we will assist you.
For IBOs with a business powered by Amway, your user license includes a revocable right to access and use certain trade secret, confidential, and proprietary business information, which includes, without limitation, Line of Sponsorship (LOS) information, i.e., information compiled by Amway that discloses or relates to all or part of the specific arrangement of sponsorship within the Independent Business Ownership Plan, including, without limitation, IBO lists, sponsorship trees, and all IBO contact and business performance information generated therefrom (Proprietary Information), which may be made available to you on the Site. You acknowledge that Amway is the exclusive owner of all Proprietary Information and agree to maintain all Proprietary Information in strictest confidence and to use it only as authorized by Amway. You agree not to compile, organize access, create lists of, or otherwise use Proprietary Information except as authorized by Amway under the IBO Rules of Conduct and the regulations and procedures outlined in the Business Reference Guide, as amended.
10. GENERAL TERMS
10.1. Errors and Corrections
While we use reasonable efforts to include accurate and current information on our Site, we do not warrant or represent that the Site will be error-free. Data entry errors or other technical problems may sometimes result in inaccurate information being shown. We reserve the right to correct any inaccuracies or typographical errors on our Site, including pricing and availability of products and services, and shall have no liability for such errors. We may also make improvements and/or changes to the Site’s features, functionality, or content at any time. If you see any information or description you believe to be incorrect, please contact us as described in the “Contact Us” section, below, and we’ll verify it for you.
10.2. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Except to the extent the IBO Contract applies, these Terms are governed by and interpreted according to the laws of the State of Michigan (without regard to its conflict of law principles), and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts in the State of Michigan to adjudicate any dispute arising under or in connection with this Agreement. Any controversy or dispute arising out of your use of our Site shall be brought before the Circuit Court for Kent County, Michigan or the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan, Southern Division. You hereby waive any objection based on inconvenient forum. If any provision of these Terms is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed removed and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
10.3. Changes to These Terms
We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change these Terms at any time. Updated versions of the Terms will be posted here on our Site and are effective immediately. The date of the newest version is posted below. Please check back frequently, especially before you use our Site, to see if these Terms have changed. Continued use of the Site after any changes to the Terms constitutes your consent to such changes.
10.4. Contact Us
If you have any concerns about the Site or these Terms, please send us an e-mail or call us at the below number: We will make every reasonable effort to address your concerns and remedy any problems you bring to our attention. Contact us or call 800-253-6500.
10.5. Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Intellectual Property Infringement
Amway respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. Amway may remove content that in its sole discretion appears to infringe the rights of others. If you believe that any content posted on Amway.com infringes your intellectual property rights, please notify Amway’s Intellectual Property Agent pursuant to the following instructions: Notifications of claimed infringement should be sent to the following Designated Agent for this site: Michel Terry, Alticor Inc., 7575 Fulton Street East, Ada, MI 49355-0001, Telephone: 616-787-7833, Facsimile: 616-787-4306, Email: Michel.Terry@amway.com (For matters other than intellectual property rights infringement, call 800-253-6500) To be effective, the notification must be a written communication to the above Designated Agent that includes the following:
A physical or electronic signature of the intellectual property rights owner or one authorized to act upon their behalf;
Identification of the right claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple rights at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a list of the multiple rights that have been infringed at that site;
Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate and remove the material;
Information enabling the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;
A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the rights owner, its agent, or the law; and
A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right that is allegedly infringed.
Updated and effective February 26, 2018.
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