Terms & Conditions
- Payment is due in full at the time of order.
- Payment methods accepted are credit card, cash or organizational check. NO PERSONAL CHECKS accepted.
- If your credit card has been charged for any order subsequently cancelled, TAP will issue a credit to your credit card or issue a TAP store credit. WE DO NOT GIVE CASH REFUNDS. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.
- Engraving & Sign Proofs - there is no charge for the first proof. Any changes after that are subject to a $10 art charge. If final approval has been made and production has begun, any changes could result in additional costs up to 100% of the order.
PRICING & PRODUCT INFORMATION
While The Awards Place and/or THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.COM (hereinafter referred to as "TAP") strives to provide accurate product and pricing information, unintentional pricing or typographical errors may occur. TAP reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information (including, without limitation, information related to text, pricing, availability and product descriptions) at any time without notice. In the event that an item is listed at an incorrect price, with incorrect information, or discounted in error, TAP shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse or cancel any orders placed for that item.
TAP attempts to display the colors of our merchandise shown on this Site as accurately as possible. However, because your monitor's display may vary the colors shown, we cannot guarantee that your monitor will accurately depict the actual color of the merchandise.
COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS
The Awards Place ("TAP") as well as related product and service names, design marks and slogans, are registered trademarks of TAP. Unless otherwise noted, all Content, format and imagery are protected as copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names or other intellectual property owned, controlled or licensed by TAP, Unauthorized use of the content is a violation of law. No rights in any trademark, service mark or trade name are granted to you in connection with your use of this Site.
TAP and its suppliers and licensors expressly reserve all intellectual property and other proprietary rights in all content, format, imagery, text, programs, products, processes, technology, and other materials that appear on this Site. Access to this Site does not confer and shall not be considered as conferring upon anyone any license under any TAP intellectual property rights. All rights reserved. Further, the content, format, and imagery of the Site are copyrighted under United States law and protected by worldwide copyright laws and other protections afforded intellectual property. Unauthorized duplication is a violation of law.
USER AGREEMENTS and POLICIES
What this Agreement Covers
This Agreement governs your use of the Site and THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com service hereinafter referred to as "TAP" and/or the "Service"). The Service permits customers that have an appropriate relationship either with: (i) institutions of higher learning, fraternal organizations, honor societies and other collegiate groups (collectively, "Institutions"); (ii) corporations and small businesses; (iii) elementary and secondary schools; or (iv) other organizations, to design and purchase custom merchandise properly describing that relationship. You understand that by using the Site and the Service, you have agreed to the terms and conditions of this Agreement and you agree to use the Site and the Service solely as provided in this Agreement.
Intellectual Property Rights of THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com and Third Parties
THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com is committed to the appropriate and legal use of the intellectual property of others, and we require our users to behave similarly. Unless otherwise noted, all materials, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs and written and other materials that appear on THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com Site (collectively the "Contents") are copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com.THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com is the owner of The Awards Place trademark; other trademarks made available through this Site, including logos, slogans, color schemes and design trademarks, are licensed for use by THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com from Institutions and other third parties (the "Licensed Marks"). By using the THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com Site, you agree to limit your use of Licensed Marks to uses that are directly related to such third parties and to comply with any restrictions or conditions imposed on the use and access of the Licensed Marks by the third parties. THEAWARDSPLACE.com will notify you of such terms if your usage is in violation of such terms.
Generally, products created using images available on the site should not be resold commercially. In the event that you wish to resell such products, you agree to contact The Awards Place and/or THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com and verify the legality of reselling such products prior to doing so. Designs created using the text tools and images available through the site are in no way the exclusive property of the customers who assemble such designs. The Awards Place and THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com retains the right to display such designs or offer them (or variations of such designs) to other customers.
Additionally, The Awards Place and THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com has the sole discretion to reject any order that it considers libelous, defamatory, obscene, profane (according to standards established by the FCC), portraying irresponsible use of alcohol or other substances, advocating persecution based on gender, age, race, religion, disability or national origin, containing explicit sexual content or is otherwise inappropriate for The Awards Place and THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com production.
You agree to not use THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com's Service to create any material that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable, or that infringes on any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any third party.
The Awards Place and THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com (hereinafter referred to as "TAP") recognizes that you have a right to privacy, and we will not give or sell anyone specific information about you or any orders you have placed through The Awards Place and/or THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.com Service except that: (i) TAP may share information about you or an order that you have placed with a relevant Institution in order to allow such Institution to review the use of the Licensed Marks as necessary; (ii) TAP may provide information about you and your order to its subcontractors; and (iii) TAP may share information about you with its marketing partners and affiliates for purposes of marketing TAP. In addition, TAP may share information about you or your order if we believe in good faith that disclosure of specific information is necessary to (a) resolve disputes, investigate problems, or enforce our User Agreement; (b) comply with relevant laws or respond to requests from law enforcement or other government officials relating to investigations or alleged illegal activity (in which case we can, and you authorize us to, disclose personal information without subpoenas or warrants served on us); or (c) protect and defend our rights or property or the rights and property of you or third parties. THEAWARDSPLACEONLINE.COM ("TAP") employs third party cookies which are used to target customers for advertising purposes. TAP collects information (including email addresses) that allows us, among other things, to: process and fill your order; contact you regarding the processing of your order; share your design with those whom you request; improve our website and service; and send informative and promotional emails that may be of interest to you. While this information may be used by us for marketing purposes, it is never shared or sold to other organizations for commercial purposes.