Terms, Conditions and Privacy Policy

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE

1.     GENERAL:

The term 'Paaduks.com', ‘Paaduks’, 'us' or 'we' refers to the website www.paaduks.com which is owned and operated by Ethical Goods India Pvt. Ltd, whose registered address is 5 Venkatesh Sadan, Gaothan Road 3, Chembur, Mumbai 400071.

The Website Owner, including subsidiaries and affiliates (“Paaduks” which is a division of Ethical Goods India Pvt. Ltd. or “we”, “us” or “our”), provides the information contained on the website or any of the pages comprising the website (“website”) to any person accessing or using the website and any associated webpages (cumulatively referred to as “you” or “your” hereinafter).

If you wish to continue to browse and use this website, we ask you to review and comply to the following TERMS AND CONDITIONS of use including our privacy policy.

2.    INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS; CONTENT:

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to the design, layout, look, and appearance of our footwear,  as well as the graphics and images used on this website. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the website owner. 

3.    USE OF WEBSITE:

a)       All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.

b)       Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

c)       We do not guarantee that the Website, or any Content on it, will always be available or uninterrupted. Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change any or all part of the Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if, for any reason, our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

d)       Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the Website is accurate, complete or up to date.Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

4.    LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITE:

a)       From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

b)       You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without Paaduks’ prior written consent.

c)       Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of India and/or other regulatory authority.

d)       We welcome our customers to share their feedback or share our products via our social media channel www.facebook.com/paaduks. 

5.    ORDERS; TERMS OF SALE:

a)       By placing an order with us, you are (i) offering to purchase a product and/or service, (ii) representing that all information you provide to us in connection with such order is true and accurate, and (iii) representing that you are an authorized user of the payment method provided.

b)       When you send us your order, we may verify certain items before the order are fulfilled, including without limitation your personal information, your payment information and your creditworthiness.

c)       We reserve the right to: (a) refuse any order you place with us; (b) correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, included but not limited to the price, with regard to the products or services offered; (c) change or update information in connection with any products or services 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.

d)       If your payment method has already been charged for an order that is later modified or cancelled, we 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.

6.    PRODUCT & PRICING INFORMATION:

a)       All prices and products advertised are subject to change. Although the Website is composed with care, it may happen that the pricing information on the Website contains errors. We are not bound by our offer or any prices on the Website and we therefore reserve the right to modify or cancel your purchase in the event of spelling, pricing, or other errors on the Website.

b)       All prices displayed on the Website are quoted in Indian Rupees (INR).

c)       Shipping costs are applied as per the Shipment and Delivery Policy (ADD LINK).

d)       The images of the products on our Website are for illustrative purposes only. Although we have made every effort to display the colors accurately, we cannot guarantee that your computer's display of the colors accurately reflect the actual colors of the product(s). Your product(s) and the packaging of your product(s) may vary from that shown on images on our Website.

7.    PRIVACY POLICY:

PAADUKS (together with any of its subsidiaries or corporate affiliates, "PAADUKS", "we," "us" or “our”) aims to protect the privacy and security of your personal information.

To achieve that goal, this Privacy Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you, how this information may be used, disclosed and safeguarded, and how you can control its use.

This Privacy Policy governs your experience in our stores, and on this website (and any associated webpages, including use of any of our services through a mobile device, mobile application or otherwise) (the "Website") unless otherwise indicated.

Paaduks may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What do we collect?

Paaduks may collect information that you allow us to. We may collect the information, including but not limited to, your name and date of birth, contact information including email address, demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests, other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers.

You can choose not to provide us with Personal Information, but then you may not be able to fully take advantage of certain features of our Website and we may not be able to provide you with certain products and/or services.

What do we do with the information we gather?

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

a)      Internal record keeping: We may use the information to improve our products and services. We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided. From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

b)      Security: We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How do we use cookies? 

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites:

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information:

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways: 

a)       Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes.

b)       If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time emailing us at contact@paaduks.com

c)       We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

d)       We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

e)       You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable.

f)        If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, at the mentioned address on the website. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

8.    DISCLAIMER; WARRANTIES:

EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE WEBSITE, CONTENT, PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND ON AN "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW AND EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE WEBSITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE FROM VIRUSES OR ANYTHING ELSE HARMFUL. FURTHER, EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, RELIABILITY, OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEBSITE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, CONTENT, THE CONTENT OF ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE LINKED TO OR FROM THIS WEBSITE, USER GENERATED CONTENT, SUBMISSIONS, INFORMATION, GIVING INFORMATION MADE BY US, OR ANY OTHER ITEMS OR MATERIALS ON THE WEBSITE OR LINKED TO FROM THE WEBSITE.

WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY: (A) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE(S), PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, (B) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SERVERS THAT HOST THE WEBSITE OR ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE(S) AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (C) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE WEBSITE OR THIRD PARTY WEBSITE(S), (D) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE(S) BY PAADUKS OR ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (E) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE NETWORK OR ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION AND MATERIALS (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITE(S)) OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING.

NO PERSON (INCLUDING ANY AGENT, DEALER OR REPRESENTATIVE OF PAADUKS) IS AUTHORIZED TO MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY CONCERNING PRODUCTS, AND YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU HAVE NOT RELIED ON ANY OTHER WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS.

9.    LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:

IN NO EVENT SHALL PAADUKS OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, VENDORS, MANUFACTURERS OR DISTRIBUTORS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "PAADUKS RELEASED PARTIES") BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA, REVENUE OR PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LOSS OF BUSINESS OPPRTUNITY OR GOODWILL, ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH (A) THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE; (B) THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, PRODUCTS, MATERIALS, CONTENT, OR SOFTWARE AVAILABLE FROM, ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE(S); OR (C) THE CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OF THE WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF SUCH PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU ASSUME COMPLETE RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.