TERMS & CONDITIONS

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HSTCo owns and operates this Website www.gs.com.lb. This document governs your relationship with www.gs.com.lb (“Website”). Access to and use of this Website and the products and services available through this Website (collectively, the "Services") are subject to the following terms, conditions and notices (the "Terms & Conditions"). By using the Services, you are agreeing to all of the Terms & Conditions, as may be updated by us from time to time. You should check this page regularly to take notice of any changes we may have made to the Terms & Conditions.
Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts or this entire Website.
This Website may contain links to other websites (the "Linked Sites"), which are not operated by HSTCo. HSTCo has no control over the Linked Sites and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. Your use of the Linked Sites will be subject to the Terms & Conditions contained within each such site.

registration

To use this website you will need to register. When you register you are required to provide information about yourself that is true, accurate, current, and complete in all respects. Should any of your registration information change, please notify us immediately at the following e-mail address e-care@gs.com.lb We may also change registration requirements from time to time. The account password you provide should be unique and kept secure, and you must notify us immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for information about how we use your data.

terms of sale

By placing an order you are offering to purchase a product subject to the following terms of sale: In order to contract with www.gs.com.lb you must be over 18 years of age and possess a valid credit or debit card issued by a bank acceptable to us. When placing an order you undertake that all details you provide to us are true and accurate, that you are an authorized user of the credit or debit card used to place your order and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the goods. www.gs.com.lb retains the right to refuse any request made by you.
Products purchased are for personal or gift use and should not be re-sold, used for commercial purposes or any other commercial benefit. In addition, we reserve the right to restrict multiple quantities of an item being shipped to any one customer or postal address.

acceptance of your order

(a) Our Contract

When you place an order, you will receive an acknowledgement e-mail confirming receipt of your order: this email will only be an acknowledgement and will not constitute acceptance of your order. A contract between us will not be formed until we send you confirmation by e-mail that the goods which you ordered are being processed. All orders are subject to availability and confirmation of the order. Items in your shopping bag are not reserved and may be purchased by other customers.
You can cancel an item, change the size or even edit the billing or shipping details prior to the payment. However, once the order has been placed, we will not be able to add pieces to an existing order or cancel it.
Dispatch times may vary according to availability and are subject to any delays resulting from postal delays or force majeure for which we will not be responsible.

(b) Pricing

Whilst we try to ensure that all details, descriptions and prices which appear on this Website are accurate, errors may occur. If we discover an error in the price of any goods which you have ordered we will inform you of this as soon as possible and give you the option of reconfirming your order at the correct price or cancelling it. If we are unable to contact you we will treat the order as cancelled. If you cancel your order and you have already paid for the goods, you will receive a full refund.
Delivery costs will be charged in addition; such additional charges are clearly displayed where applicable and included in the 'Total Cost'. All prices advertised include VAT and are subject to changes.

(c) Payment

Payments are accepted through both Visa and MasterCard, as well as the GS online shopping cards available at any GS point-of-sale. The transactions through both Visa and MasterCard are carried out through a secure checkout system provided by Net Commerce. After you complete your order at the website and reach the checkout stage, you will be redirected to Net Commerce’s Secure Payment Page where you key-in your credit/debit card information and submit the order for processing. After which a confirmation or denial message is displayed to you and we will receive the result information simultaneously. NetCommerce is a provider for online Credit Card payment processing for Visa and Master Card credit cards over its 128-bit SSL secure connection channel.
The GS online shopping cards are available in different amounts: $25 $50 $100 $200. They can be purchased at any GS point-of-sale and redeemed online by entering the 13-digit code on the back of the card. You can purchase the GS online shopping cards at any GS point-of-sale. To redeem them on the website: Go to www.gs.com.lb, Access "Account" , Select "My Wallet" ,Enter the 13-Digit Code shown on the back of the card.

shipping

Our shipping information can be found here

returns & exchanges

Our Returns & Exchanges policy can be found here

privacy policy

Our privacy policy, which sets out how we will use your information, can be found here. By using this Website, you consent to the processing described therein and warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

prohibitions

You must not misuse this Website. You will not: commit or encourage a criminal offense; transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or any other material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence or in any way offensive or obscene; hack into any aspect of the Service; corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users; infringe upon the rights of any other person's proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as "spam"; or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities or accessed through this Website. Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense and www.gs.com.lb will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose your identity to them. This website is for your personal non-commercial use only. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, commercially exploit, create derivative works from, transfer, data mine or sell any content, software, products, or services contained within this website. You may not use this website, or any of its Content, to further any commercial purpose, including any advertising or advertising revenue generation activity on your own website. You agree that you will be personally responsible for your use of this website and for all of your communication and activity on and pursuant to this website. If we determine that you are or have been engaged in prohibited activities, were not respectful of other users, or otherwise violated the T&C, we may deny you access to this website on a temporary or permanent basis

intellectual property, software and content

The intellectual property rights in all software and content (including photographic images) made available to you on or through this Website remains the property of www.gs.com.lb or its licensors and are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved by www.gs.com.lb and its licensors. You may store, print and display the content supplied solely for your own personal use. You are not permitted to publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format, any of the content or copies of the content supplied to you or which appears on this Website nor may you use any such content in connection with any business or commercial enterprise.

disclaimer of liability

The material displayed on this Website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Unless expressly stated to the contrary to the fullest extent permitted by law www.gs.com.lb and its suppliers, content providers and advertisers hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity and shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or failures of this Website or the Linked Sites and any materials posted thereon, irrespective of whether such damages were foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at common law or otherwise. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it. We are also not responsible for failure to meet any of our obligations under the T&C where such failure is due to events beyond our reasonable control.

linking to this website

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. This Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of this Website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. You acknowledge and agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and HSTCo as a result of the T&C or your use of this website. You agree that you may not and will not hold yourself out as a representative, agent, or employee of HSTCo, and we shall not be liable for any representation, act, or omission on your part.

disclaimer as to ownership of trademarks, intellectual property rights

Your use of the website and its contents grants no rights to you in relation to any copyright, designs, trademarks and all other intellectual property and material rights relating to the content. All such content including third party trademarks, designs, and related intellectual property rights mentioned or displayed on this website are protected by intellectual property law and other laws and international treaties. "Content" is defined as any graphics, photographs, including all image rights, sounds, music, video, audio or text on this website.
Except where expressly stated to the contrary all persons (including their names and images), third party trademarks and content, services and/or locations featured on this Website are in no way associated, linked or affiliated with www.gs.com.lb and you should not rely on the existence of such a connection or affiliation. Any trademarks/names featured on this Website are owned by the respective trademark owners. Where a trademark or brand name is referred to it is used solely to describe or identify the products and services and is in no way an assertion that such products or services are endorsed by or connected to www.gs.com.lb.

indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless HSTCo and its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents or other representatives from and against all claims, liability and expenses, including all legal fees and costs arising from or relating to (a) your breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use; and (b) your use of this website including transmission or placement of information or Materials by you on this website.

variation

www.gs.com.lb shall have the right in its absolute discretion at any time and without notice to amend, remove or vary the Services and/or any page of this Website.

invalidity

If any part of the Terms & Conditions is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforce ability of any other part of the Terms & Conditions will not be affected all other clauses remaining in full force and effect. So far as possible where any clause/sub-clause or part of a clause/sub-clause can be severed to render the remaining part valid, the clause shall be interpreted accordingly. Alternatively, you agree that the clause shall be rectified and interpreted in such a way that closely resembles the original meaning of the clause /sub-clause as is permitted by law.

complaints

We operate a complaints handling procedure which we will use to try to resolve disputes when they first arise, please let us know if you have any complaints or comments by contacting our Customer Support by phone on 961-1-353035 ext: 555 or by emailing us on e-care@gs.com.lb.

governing law

The Terms & Conditions together with all our policies and procedures will be governed by and construed in accordance to the Lebanese law and the relevant courts of Lebanon will have exclusive jurisdiction.

waiver

If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these conditions.

entire agreement

The above Terms & Conditions constitute the entire agreement of the parties and supersede any and all preceding and contemporaneous agreements between you and www.gs.com.lb. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms & Conditions will be effective only if in writing and signed by a Director of HSTCo.