General Conditions 

This website (the ‘Site’) is provided by BÄREIZ SA (“Bäreiz”). By accessing, browsing or otherwise using this Site you agree to these Website Terms and Conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”). You should read these Terms and Conditions carefully and should check them for any changes on return visits to the Site. Your continued use of the Site following any changes to the Terms and Conditions indicates that you accept any changes. 

If you have any questions concerning these Terms and Conditions or the Site please write to Bäreiz by e-mail using the following address: contact@bareiz.ch. All rights not expressly granted in these Terms and Conditions are expressly reserved by Bäreiz. 

1. Ownership and Use of the Site 

Copyright© Bäreiz SA. The copyright and all other intellectual property rights on the Site and all content displayed on or accessible from the Site (“Content”) is owned by or licensed to Bäreiz and protected by the Swiss copyright laws, international copyright treaties and all other applicable copyright and intellectual property laws. You are granted a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable licence to access, browse and use the Site and the Content only for your own personal and non-commercial use. We may revoke your right to use this Site at any time in our sole discretion. 

You may not access, copy, download, rip, distribute, modify, republish, broadcast, embed into any other site, communicate to the public, or otherwise use, deal with or exploit any part of the Site or Content without the prior written consent of Bäreiz except as expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions. You must use the Site and Content only for lawful purposes and in a way which does not infringe the rights of anyone else or restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the Site and Content. You agree that you will not remove or modify any copyright, other proprietary notices or trademarks which appear on the Site or the Content. Any unauthorized use of the materials appearing on this site may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws and could result in criminal or civil penalties. Purchasing a product does not allow you to copy, reproduce or distribute it in any form without the expressed permission of Bäreiz SA. All rights to the products are fully retained by Bäreiz SA. 

2. Liability for Content 

Bäreiz tries to ensure that the Content is correct but accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. The Content should not be relied on and Bäreiz accepts no liability for such reliance. 

3. Exclusion of Warranties 

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law Bäreiz excludes all warranties, representations or understandings whatsoever (whether express or implied) in relation to the Site and the Content, specifically including but not limited to, any warranty or representation that the Site and the Content are free from computer viruses, errors and omissions and do not infringe any third parties’ rights. 

4. Trademarks 

Bäreiz SA owns the rights in and to the www.bareiz.ch domain name. Bäreiz SA owns the right of all characters designs. Bäreiz SA owns the rights of the characters brands. Other trademarks, products, services and company names mentioned on the Site or in Content may be trademarks of their respective owners or licensors and the rights in such marks are reserved to their respective owners or licensors. 

5. Links 

By virtue of hypertext or other computer links you may be able to access other website pages on the Internet which are not part of Bäreiz's Site content. Bäreiz is not responsible for nor assumes any liability for the contents of other sites which are linked to Bäreiz's Site. Bäreiz shall have no liability in respect of material linked to Bäreiz's Site which may be misleading, inaccurate, defamatory, threatening or obscene or otherwise not in accordance with applicable regulations as may be from time to time in force. The provision by Bäreiz of a link to another site does not constitute authorization by Bäreiz to you to access materials held at that location, nor is it evidence of any endorsement by Bäreiz of the material held there. You acknowledge and agree that you access such third party sites, services, products or content at your own risk and are wholly responsible for making your own independent judgment regarding your use or interaction with the same. We recommend you read the privacy and terms of use policies of each third party’s site that you access. 

For your own personal, non-commercial purposes, you may establish a link to our Site or any of the Content, provided that in doing so you do not damage or take advantage of our reputation or act illegally. In linking to our Site you must not imply that there is any association, approval or endorsement on the part of Bäreiz where none exists. The Site must not be framed on any other site. Bäreiz reserves the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. 

6. Further Assurances 

You agree that you will do any and all acts and things, and execute any and all documents, that we may reasonably request in order to carry out the intended provisions of these Terms and Conditions. 

1. INTRODUCTION 

These General Terms and Conditions of Sale on bareiz.ch (the “Terms and Conditions”) define the contractual relationship between BÄREIZ SA (“Bäreiz”), a limited company organized under the laws of Switzerland with registered office at Rue de Candolle 26, CH – 1205 Genève, Register of Commerce of Canton de Genève nr. CHE-161.071.521 referred below to as “we”, on one part, and any natural or legal person making a purchase on the Site of Bäreiz, on his/her own behalf or for a third party, referred below to as “you”, on the other part. 

2. INTERPRETATION 

In these Terms and Conditions, “we” means Bäreiz (and “us” and “our” will be construed accordingly); and “you” means our customer or potential customer for products (and “your” will be construed accordingly). 

3. GENERAL CONDITIONS FOR PLACING AN ORDER 

Any person who places an order on his/her private capacity on our website (the “Site”) declares that he/she is above the age of 18 and has the legal capacity or, in the absence thereof, the parental authorization enabling him/her to enter into the contract. If not, in order to settle a possible dispute, we reserve the right to contact the person(s) having the parent care or the deputy of the concerned person directly. We will therefore be authorized, but not limited to, to require that the person(s) having the parent care or the deputy of the concerned person settles all orders placed by the concerned person. 

Any person who places an order for professional use on the Site declares that he/she has the authorization from the company, entity or any other similar structure he/she is acting for, to enter into the contract in its name. In particular, if the concerned person placed an order by using his/her professional e-mail authorizes us to admit that his/her company, entity or any other similar structure accepts to pay for the placed order(s). In order to settle a possible dispute, we reserve the right to contact the person who placed the orders and will be authorized, but not limited to, to require that the concerned person settles all placed orders. 

4. ORDERS 

4.1 Acceptance of orders 

All orders placed by you are subject to our acceptance. Even if the order is placed correctly and the concerned person has read and accepted these Terms and Conditions, the contract does not become effective as long as we do not accept it. We may choose not to accept your order at our entire discretion for any reason without liability to you. If we accept the order, we will send you an e-mail confirming it to the electronic address you indicated during the ordering process. This e-mail is our acceptance of your order and therefore constitutes the contract of sale between you and us governed by the present Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Notice on bareiz.ch. We will then proceed to process the order in compliance with the clauses set out in the present Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Notice on bareiz.ch. 

4.2. Prices 

Prices displayed on the site are exclusive of certain taxes and other expenses (shipping charges, tariffs, insurance, local and/or excise taxes). The final price of the products the Customer intends to order is indicated on the summary screen of his order. Prices are subject to change. Bäreiz will inform the Customer of any change in price prior to any new order. Bäreiz will accept the Order and subsequently ship the products to the Customer only after payment has been successfully processed and approved. Consequently, the Customer always prepays for the products. 

4.3. Payment terms 

More information about the payment methods that we accept can be found in our Payment section. 

4.4. Delivery 

Orders are processed every week on Friday provided the product ordered is in stock.

Artworks/Paintings/Collector items: If your artwork is not backed and if in accordance with your order, then a 10 day delay will be necessary in order to proceed with the backing process. In the case of business partners holidays or any event that could delay your shipping, you will be informed immediately. You will receive the shipping information on the day of your package’s departure. 

4.5. Right of cancellation and returns 

After 45 minutes, cancelations are no longer possible as your order will already have been sent to our fulfillment center. Cancellation must be sent using either the postal or the electronic address mentioned under Article 17. The return of limited edition and original products (artworks, figurines, paintings) is not accepted. 

5. STATIONERY ORDERS 

5.1 Definition 

Such orders refer to orders of books and comics available in the “Stationery” of our website. 

5.2 Acceptance of orders 

All orders are accepted as soon as they are placed correctly and the concerned person has read and accepted these Terms and Conditions. The books are delivered within the limits of available stocks. An order can be modified if an ordered book is no longer available. 

5.3 Price 

The price of each book is listed next to it on the “Stationery”. Prices are stipulated in Swiss Francs, inclusive of all taxes applicable in Switzerland.

5.4 Payment terms 

More information about the payment methods that we accept can be found in our Payment section. 

5.5 Delivery 

Orders are processed every week on Friday provided the product ordered is in stock.

5.6 Cancellation of an order 

An order can be canceled only during 45 minutes after you receive your order confirmation. The cancellation must be sent using either the postal or the electronic address mentioned under Article 17. 

5.7 Returns 

A book can only be returned in case of delivery error. The book must be returned to us at our expense in its original package, neither used nor damaged, together with its original invoice. Delivery error means receiving another book than the one which ordered. Such a return must occur within 10 days after the invoice’s date. Unless the returned book is used and/or damaged, the invoice will be cancelled and your payment refunded according to Article 8. 

6. COLLECTOR ITEMS ORDERS 

6.1 Definition 

Such orders refer to orders of Limited edition prints, original artworks, limited edition figurines (...) available in the “Collectors” section of our website. 

6.2 Acceptance of orders 

All orders placed by you are subject to our acceptance. Even if the order is placed correctly and the concerned person has read and accepted these Terms and Conditions, the contract does not become effective as long as we do not accept it. We may choose not to accept your order at our entire discretion for any reason without liability to you. 

6.3 Price 

Prices displayed on the site are exclusive of certain taxes and other expenses (shipping charges, tariffs, insurance, local and/or excise taxes). The final price of the products the Customer intends to order is indicated on the summary screen of his order. Prices are subject to change. Bäreiz will inform the Customer of any change in price prior to any new order. 

6.4 Payment terms 

More information about the payment methods that we accept can be found in our Payment section.

6.5 Delivery 

Orders will be sent to you as soon as possible upon receipt of payment. 

6.6 Cancellation of an order 

An order can be canceled in the case it has not been processed yet. The cancellation must be sent using either the postal or the electronic address mentioned under Article 17. 

6.8 Returns 

The return of “Collectors” items is not accepted. 

7. PAYMENT 

7.1 Methods of payment 

The products are exclusively paid by credit card or PayPal.  We accept the following credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, AMEX and Apple Pay. There is no surcharge for using your credit card to make purchases with Bäreiz. Please be sure to provide your exact billing address and telephone number (i.e. the address and phone number your credit card bank has on file for you). Incorrect information will cause a delay in processing your order. 

7.2 Payment currency 

The orders are charged in the Swiss Franc currency. 

8. REFUNDS 

If you cancel an order and are entitled to a refund, we will usually refund any money received from you using the same method originally used by you to pay for your purchase. We will process the refund due to you as soon as possible and, in any event, within 30 days of the day we received your valid notice of cancellation according to Article 5.6 or 6.6. 

9. PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA 

Please refer to our Privacy Notice and Website Terms and Conditions. 

10. LICENSE TO ACCESS THE SITE 

Please refer to our Website Terms and Conditions. 

11. LIABILITY 

We undertake to use our best endeavors to provide you with the best possible service quality consistent with the work done by all our employees. However, we cannot be held liable for any delay in delivering ordered articles, in particular for any delay in delivery of these articles by post, our order delivery partner, or its international partners. 

Despite our vigilance and all the precautions taken by us in dealing with the partners with whom we work to enable you to benefit from the services offered by us to you, we do not guarantee the absence of any disturbance of the working of the Site and the parts thereof. Consequently, we decline any liability for direct or indirect prejudice which may result from access to, or use of, the Site or some of its elements, just as we decline any liability which may result from the impossibility of accessing or using the Site, such as breakdowns or interruptions, network overloaded, distortion of messages, deliberate clogging of the electronic network by third parties, access breaking down or made impossible by network operators ensuing impossibility for us to process your order in due time. Similarly we decline all liability for all risks associated with the installation of software permitting consultation of the Site or for any damage resulting from errors in transmission, technical faults, overload or interruptions of communications. 

We have made all the necessary arrangements to ensure the security of your payments by credit card with our partner Stripe (https://www.stripe.com). However, we decline any liability for the use of this payment facility. In particular, you recognize that we cannot be liable for loss caused to you as a result of transmission errors, impersonation, forgery, hacking or deciphering by unauthorized persons or authorities (Swiss or foreign), in particular if your computer equipment, your Internet access or your credit card are not sufficiently secure to protect you against potential risks when you make online purchases. 

Moreover, you have sole responsibility in respect of any order placed which fails to comply with the legislation of the country of delivery or is prohibited on its territory and, that being so, we cannot be held liable. 

12. TRADEMARK AND COPYRIGHT 

Please refer to our Website Terms and Conditions. 

13. AMENDMENTS TO THESE TERMS 

We reserve the right to make changes to these terms at any time. You, and any contract between us, will be subject to the version of these terms in force at the time you have placed any order on our website. 

14. EVENTS BEYOND OUR REASONABLE CONTROL 

We will not be held responsible for any delay or failure to perform or comply with our obligations under these Terms and Conditions if the delay or failure arises from any cause, which is beyond our reasonable control. 

15. SEVERANCE 

Each provision of these terms shall be construed separately and independently of each other. If any provision is deemed invalid, void or otherwise unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable from and not affect the enforceability of any of the other provisions of these terms. 

16. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION 

These Terms and Conditions are governed by Swiss law and you irrevocably agree that the courts of Geneva, Switzerland, shall have exclusive jurisdiction to resolve any controversy or claim of whatever nature arising out of or relating to the above. 

17. ABOUT US 

If you have any questions regarding these Terms and Conditions, respectively the Privacy Notice or the Website Terms and Conditions, you can contact us at: 

Bäreiz SA, Legal Service, Rue de Candolle 26, 1205 Geneva Switzerland 

Contact e-mail: legal(@)bareiz.com
VAT number: CHE-161.071.521