Terms of use

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Welcome to Laura Secord’s Website!

Laura Secord* welcomes you to its Website. Please read the following Website conditions before using this Website or any of the services available through it. By accessing and using the Website or the Services, you agree to be bound by all the conditions set forth herein. Please take a moment to read the following conditions. If you do not agree with such conditions, you should not access the Website, download any part of its Content nor proceed with any transactions whatsoever.

* Laura Secord s.e.c. as well as its General Partner and Limited Partner are here and elsewhere in the text, referred to as Laura Secord.

Ownership/Restrictions on use

This Website is owned and operated by Laura Secord. Any of the content, data, graphics, photographs, images, trademarks, trade names, designations, visual presentations and other information (collectively, the “Content”) contained in this Website are owned by Laura Secord, its affiliates and/or third-parties having given Laura Secord a licence thereof. The Content is protected by Canadian and international copyright legislation and the Canadian trademark laws.

Except as set forth herein, you may not modify, copy, reproduce, publish, post, transmit, distribute, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any Content, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Laura Secord. You may download, print and reproduce the Content for private use provided that you agree to maintain any and all copyright or other Laura Secord proprietary notices contained in such Content, and that you cite the URL Source of such Content. Reproduction of the Content, in whole or in part, for resale or distribution is strictly prohibited except with the prior written permission of Laura Secord which may be arbitrarily refused. To obtain written consent for such reproduction, please contact us at customerservice@laurasecord.ca.

Our Website is intended for private use and not for commercial use, such as resale.

Trademarks

In addition to being a trade name, Laura Secord is a registered trademark owned by 9397-8914 Quebec inc. All other marks, graphics, typefaces, trademarks and logos appearing on the Website are trademarks of Laura Secord, regardless of being registered or not. Laura Secord’s trademarks and visual presentations may not be used in any manner whatsoever without our express written consent, which may be arbitrarily refused.

Accuracy of the information

Although Laura Secord takes all required precautions to ensure the accuracy of the information included in this Website, no guarantee is given that information or material on this Website is up-to-date, accurate, error-free or complete. Laura Secord assumes no liability for errors or omissions in the Content of this Website, including those relating to product descriptions, pricing, and availability. Laura Secord reserves the right to correct, change or update information at any time without prior notice. Your sole remedy for the purchase of any product on this Website is to return it for a credit or refund as set forth in our Refund/credit Policy below.

Refund/credit policy for online purchases

Incomplete order or missing product

It may happen that we may not be able to ship a specific product or that a handling error occurs while preparing your order. A specific product may be back ordered or discontinued between the moment you place your order and the moment that its shipped. Laura Secord will take all the necessary precautions to ensure that the products that you ordered are available at the time of your order. Should you receive an incomplete order, Laura Secord will give you an online store credit equivalent to the purchase price of said item in Canadian dollars(including applicable taxes). It is also possible that a specific product be forgotten during the preparation of your order, in which case we will also give you an online store credit for the missing product.

Damaged products during shipment

A damaged product is a product that has not been received in the same condition that it was in at the time of shipment. For example, the consumable product itself has been crushed. In such an event, Laura Secord will give you an online store credit for the value of the defective or damaged product upon receipt of a photo depicting the damage of the product, its box and its packaging to Laura Secord s.e.c. (Laura Secord) 550, Avenue Godin, Quebec, G1M 2K2 or customerservice@laurasecord.ca. The request must be placed within 7 days of the receipt of the packing, without exceptions.

Defective products

If the product received is defective, please send us a picture clearly depicting the defect to Laura Secord s.e.c. (Laura Secord) 550, Avenue Godin, Quebec, G1M 2K2 or customerservice@laurasecord.ca. If Laura Secord is able to confirm that the product is defective, you will be reimbursed the amount equivalent to the purchase price of said item in Canadian dollars(including applicable taxes).

Undelivered package

If for some reason your order was never processed by us within 10 business days following payment or was never delivered by Canada Post within 21 days following the estimated delivery date supplied by Canada Post, we will investigate the matter and your order will possibly be eligible for a refund equivalent to the purchase price of said item in Canadian dollars (including applicable taxes).

Returned package

Concerning online orders, if the client makes an error and the package is returned to Laura Secord (example: wrong address on order, package not claimed) these orders are non-refundable. It is the clients’ responsibility to verify the delivery information and payment details on the website when confirming their order. If the client makes an error and the package is returned to us, Laura Secord offers the possibility to return the package to a new address; however, the extra shipping charges are to be paid by the client. Laura Secord’s distribution centre will retain all returned packages for a period of one (1) month after the returned delivery date. After this period, there will be no possibility of reshipping the package. We suggest that you verify your online order, shipping information and payment details on our Website before finalizing the order. If the package is not returned to Laura Secord due to client error, there will be no possibility of reshipping or reimbursement. In the event that the error is Laura Secord’s, it will be corrected by Laura Secord without charge.

Product photos and/or illustrations

Photos presented on this website are for illustration purposes only. Arrangements, product selections, packaging and ribbons may vary from one store to another.

Disclaimer/Limitation of liability

Although we strive to update and keep the Content of this Website as accurate as possible, errors and/or omissions may occur.

Accordingly, this Website, including the content and services provided herein, are provided without guarantee of any kind, either express or implied. Laura Secord does not guarantee that functions available on the Website will not be uninterrupted, error-free or free of viruses or other harmful components. In no event shall Laura Secord be liable for any direct or indirect damages resulting from the use of, or the inability to use, the Website or any content or services herein, regardless of Laura Secord having been advised of the possibility for such damages.

Changes and termination

Laura Secord reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Website (entirely or any part thereof) with or without notice. In addition, Laura Secord reserves the right to change the conditions herein at any time and to notify you by posting an updated version of the conditions on this Website. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the conditions, including, without limitation, by checking the date of the “Last Update” at the bottom of this page. Continued use of this Website further to any such changes means that you agree to be bound by them, and continued use of the Website constitutes confirmation to Laura Secord that you agree to them. If you do not agree or are dissatisfied with these conditions, any policy or practice of ours pertaining to the operation of the Website or any Content available through the Website, the only solution is to stop using this Website.

Applicable laws

The conditions herein are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Quebec and that of Canada applicable therein, and any dispute is to be submitted to a court of competent jurisdiction in the judicial district of Quebec City, Province of Quebec. Should any provisions of the herein conditions be unlawful, void, or unenforceable, then such provision shall be deemed separate as to the other conditions, all other provisions remain applicable.

The conditions herein together with any and all other legal notices or statements appearing on this Website, constitute the entire agreement between you and Laura Secord with respect to the use of the Website, including the Content.

Linking

If this Website offers you links to websites other than Laura Secord’s, Laura Secord has no control over the content thereof and cannot be held liable for any information found on these external websites.

The links we may place on our Website do not imply that we sponsor or approuve any trade-mark, trade name, visual presentations, logo, symbol or other copyrighted materials whether or not we are affiliated or associated with them nor that we approuve their services.

We welcome any feedback that you may have concerning the external links that we have placed on our Website.

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When you send, post, tag, link, tweet, mention etc. with Laura Secords content, name and/or products, you give full consent to Laura Secord to repost, retweet, relink, retag the content originally posted. Laura Secord has the full right to use all content submitted in anyway we may find useful. By providing content, you fully release Laura Secord from any obligations in regards to the reproduction, alteration, deletion, or publication of the said content at any place or any time, without restriction. Please note that there is no compensation for the publication of any Laura Secord content, unless otherwise established. Laura Secord reserves the right to filter any content and delete any content that we believe to be inappropriate. Content that violates any law is not permitted.

Contests

Occasionally, we may offer and/or sponsor contests, sweepstakes or games on or from our Website. Each of these activities shall be governed by specific rules accessible from the pages of the Website offering such promotion or as you submit your entry.

Pricing of our products on our Website

All prices quoted herein are in Canadian dollars and do not include any applicable fees, charges or taxes including, but not limited to, sales taxes or home delivery charges. You will be notified of all applicable charges before your order is shipped.

Promotions, prices and product availability are subject to changes without notice. The prices and characteristics of our products may vary from those offered in stores, regardless of it being a Laura Secord store or an authorized dealer.

While we try to ensure accuracy, we reserve the right to correct any errors in pricing or descriptions, and to cancel or refuse any order filed in light of an incorrect pricing or description. Such corrections may be implemented even after an order is accepted.

Price calculations

The prices shown in your shopping cart are the prices listed on our Website for each selected item. The Total Price is calculated based on the single-unit price for each item and will include multiple-purchase discounts or other offers that may apply. All prices are in Canadian dollars; applicable sales taxes and shipping and handling costs are in addition and are payable concurrently with your order.

Sales tax

Laura Secord charges sales tax for products ordered from its Website site based on the applicable combined federal and provincial sales tax rate applicable at the delivery address.

Payment options

In order to proceed with the payment of your order, you will be redirected to the Paypal® secure Website. Your order is to be paid in full, in compliance with Paypal’s payment conditions.

To ensure the security of your transactions, we suggest that you consult https://www.paypal.com .

Gift cards and coupons

Unfortunately, Laura Secord gift cards cannot be used for your purchases from our Website. At this time, such gift cards may only be used within Laura Secord stores. Any coupon that applies to in store purchases only cannot be redeemed on our Website. Only coupons with promotional codes designed for the Website can be applied to your online purchases. These coupons will be clearly marked as such.

Account Information

In the creation of your account, you are solely responsible for the confidentiality of your password and the accuracy of your profile information. We are not liable in any way for damages or costs due to the unauthorized use of your account. If you believe that your account has been compromised, please notify us immediately. We trust that you are permitted to use such account, we do not verify the identity nor the accuracy of said information. We have the right to delete or suspend your account at anytime, without prior notice, and without liability.

Renseignements personnels

By ordering products on Laura Secord’s Website, you agree to provide us with your personal information such as your name, shipping address phone number and email address.

Laura Secord will only use this personal information only to fulfill your product order. For example, we may use your personal information to communicate with you in connection with your order. If you would like to receive promotions on certain products, please subscribe to Laura Secord’s newsletter through our Website.

Laura Secord will communicate your personal information, such as your email address to Canada Post in order to allow you to track your delivery.

Laura Secord backups customer information from its Website to secure external servers. These partners use the following protection mechanisms: the use of secure transfer protocols, (HTTPS), protection against malicious access (internal et external) at all times, the use of security keys and the encryption of data.