Thank you for visiting House of Imhotep. We have prepared the information below to ensure that your experience on our website is one you will want to repeat again and again. House of Imhotep and houeofimhotep.com provides this site as a service to its customers. Please review the following basic rules that govern your use of our site. Please note that your use of our site constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by these terms. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this site. Although you may "bookmark" a particular portion of houseofimhotep.com and thereby bypass this agreement, your use of this site still binds you to the terms. Since House of Imhotep, may revise this agreement at any time, you should visit this page periodically to review the terms of your use. Should you have any questions concerning any of our policies, please contact us.
2018 HOUSE OF IMHOTEP. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS & CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE.
This Web site is operated by House of Imhotep. The Web site address for House of Imhotep is http://www.houseofimhotep.com.
Terms and Conditions
All users of this site agree that access to and uses of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site. These terms and conditions further are subject to change at any time without prior notice. Any such changes will be reflected on the Terms and Conditions page of the houseofimhotep.com website.
Description of Services
In the Site, House of Imhotep provides users with access to designer and/or third-party inventory from vendors (the "Service"). You are responsible for obtaining access to the Site, and that access may involve third-party fees (such as Internet service provider or airtime charges). In addition, you must provide and are responsible for all equipment necessary to access the Site.
By making a purchase from houseofimhotep.com, you understand and agree that House of Imhotep may share information about you and your transaction with other companies for the purpose of processing your transaction, including fraud prevention, vendor direct shipping and credit card authorization.
Unless otherwise noted, all logo's, code and software on this website are subject to copyrights held by or licensed to House of Imhotep, and all rights thereto are specifically reserved under the United States and other copyright laws. House of Imhotep and houseofimhotep.com, as well as page headers, custom graphics and buttons are subject to trademark, service mark, trade dress, copyright and or other proprietary or intellectual property rights or licenses held by houseofimhotep.com, House of Imhotep.
Other trademarks, product names, product images, product descriptions and company names or logos used on this Web site are the property of their respective owners. House of Imhotep does not claim any copyright or ownership rights on "non-licensed" intellectual property including merchandise, content, images, company names, or product descriptions as they will remain the exclusive property of the owner. The use or misuse of intellectual property belonging to House of Imhotep vendors including but not limited to text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, musical works, other works of authorship, or any other materials (collectively, “Vendor Content”) on this web site, except as expressly authorized, is strictly prohibited.
Permission is granted to electronically copy and print hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of placing an order with House of Imhotep or purchasing merchandise. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the site solely for your own non-commercial use, or to place an order with House of Imhotep or to purchase House of Imhotep partners, vendors or affiliates. Any other use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorized by House of Imhotep. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site.
All trademarks, service marks and trade names of House of Imhotep used in the site are trademarks or registered trademarks of House of Imhotep.
This site and the materials and products on this site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, House of Imhotep disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
House of Imhotep does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. House of Imhotep does not make any warranties or representations regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.
Limitation of Liability
House of Imhotep shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials, merchandise or content on this site or the performance of the products, even if House of Imhotep has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
In the event that an House of Imhotep product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price or description, House of Imhotep reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. House of Imhotep reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, House of Imhotep shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
Merchandise displayed on houseofimhotep.com has been sourced, acquired, curated, purchased or re-posted from third-party buyers, distributors, retailers, designers and artisans collectively referred to as "vendors". House of Imhotep does not claim any design or intellectual property rights for product design, images, content or graphics related to products displayed, promoted or made available for sale on this website as they will remain the sole property of the vendor unless otherwise stated.
House of Imhotep reserves the discretion to make available or withhold applicable vendor information on this website or on product descriptions. Users are not authorized to contact vendors directly on issues or disputes on merchandise or products purchased through houseofimhotep.com. House of Imhotep makes every effort to provide accurate product descriptions and shipping time estimates for each product. House of Imhotep may modify, change or remove products, product descriptions or product categories at any time and without notice.
At House of Imhotep, we go out of our way to select the kind of distinctive merchandise for which the House of Imhotep retail brand is recognized. Please understand that many of the items featured on the Website are handcrafted and offered in very limited quantities and, because of their limited availability, stock cannot and will not be guaranteed, re-ordered or refreshed.
That means that once an item is gone, it may be gone for good and may not appear on the Website again. When an item featured on the Website is no longer in stock, we make every attempt to remove that item from the Website in a timely manner. Should you have any questions concerning the availability of a particular item, please contact us at email@example.com.
Most products displayed on the website are available online while supplies last. House of Imhotep reserves the right to modify the price for merchandise to reflect a lower or higher value at any time and without prior notice. House of Imhotep reserves the right to modify or cancel sale or promotional prices at any time of without prior notice. Merchandise prices on the website may be internet-only prices and may not reflect prices offered at offline trunk shows. House of Imhotep reserves the right and sole discretion to match competitor and/or vendor pricing on products and merchandise on this website.
We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors of our products that appear on the Website. However, due to monitor discrepancies, we cannot guarantee that your display of color will be accurate.
Comments and Customer Reviews
House of Imhotep has the right but not the duty to monitor and edit or remove any comments or product review ("Comments") posted by users on this site. You are solely responsible for the Comments you post on or through this site, for their accuracy, and for the consequences of submitting and posting those Comments. Also, you should be skeptical about information provided by others, and you acknowledge that the use of any Comments posted on the site is at your own risk.
For example, we are not responsible for, and we do not endorse, the opinions, advice, suggestions or recommendations posted or sent by users in any Comments and we specifically disclaim any liability in connection therewith. You agree that your Comments will not violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your Comments will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or malware that could in any way affect the operation of this site.
Although we will make every effort to respond quickly to applicable e-mail messages, houseofimhotep.com is under no obligation to respond to all pieces of correspondence received through this site or employee emails with the domain @houseofimhotep.com, or to maintain your submitted comments in confidence, or to pay compensation of any kind for your comments or submissions.
While we welcome your comments and feedback regarding the Website, our merchandise and our services, please do not send any confidential or proprietary ideas, suggestions, materials, or information through the website. Please note that all of your comments, feedback, ideas, suggestions, and other submissions that are disclosed or submitted to House of Imhotep shall become and remain the property of House of Imhotep, except as set forth below.
Any such disclosure or submission by you is a declaration of the full release of all proprietary claims and/or intellectual rights regarding your submission. However, we will not use your name in connection with any such materials, information, suggestions, and ideas or comments unless we first obtain your permission or otherwise are required by law to do so.
Procedure for Claims of Intellectual Property Infringement
House of Imhotep respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. House of Imhotep may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may be infringing the intellectual property of a third party. House of Imhotep uses a variety of vendors including but not limited to designers, independent buyers, artisans, consultants, third-party retailers, distributors and suppliers to source merchandise and products listed on this web site.
House of Imhotep does not claim to have any copyrights or ownership rights to designs, product images or descriptions. We make every effort to ensure merchandise posted on houseofimhotep.com is not in violation of intellectual property infringement and therefore will act expeditiously to respond to a proper notice by removing and/or disabling all visible access to property including material, products, images, photos and/or content claimed to be subject of infringing activity.
House of Imhotep will process notices of alleged infringement which it receives and will take appropriate action as required by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"). The DMCA requires that notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to this Site's Designated Agent.
If you believe that your work has been copied and posted on houseofimhotep.com or on other online sites owned or operated by houseofimhotep.com without your consent, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and provide our legal team (Designated Agent) with the following information:
(i) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
(ii) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on houseofimhotep.com or its affiliated website(s);
(iii) your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
(iv) your address, telephone number, and email address;
(v) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
(vi) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.
The House of Imhotep legal team which responds to claims of copyright infringement claims can be reached as follows:
By email email@example.com
c/o House of Imhotep
5552 First Statesman Lane
Alexandria, VA 22312
House of Imhotep will make every attempt to remove the material or content within 24 to 48 hours of notice and will respond to claims, inquiries and legal matters within 24 to 72 hours. House of Imhotep may update the contact or mailing address for legal claims from time to time. You agree that changes to this mailing address shall not constitute a modification to this policy.
House of Imhotep strictly prohibits users from submitting legal correspondence and/or claims regarding any legal matter through any other method outside of the procedure and contact information provided above, including but not limited to, general website submission forms, public online postings or comments, email submissions to employee/staff/third-party email accounts or through any other website or online platform that is operated or owned by House of Imhotep as the claim or correspondence will be classified as "unofficial".
House of Imhotep reserves the right to disregard unofficial claims that do not follow the procedures above and may determine the claim to be unlawful if it is found to be in violation of House of Imhotep privacy.
House of Imhotep will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on the Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that are provided to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Your use of this site shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the state of Virginia, U.S.A., without regard to choice of law provisions, and not by the 1980 U.N. Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this site (including but not limited to the purchase of House of Imhotep products) shall be in the state or federal courts located in the City of Alexandria in Alexandria, Virginia.
Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the site (including but not limited to the purchase of House of Imhotep products) must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. House of Imhotep failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of these terms and conditions. House of Imhotep may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.
Use of Site
Harassment in any manner or form to employees/staff, customers, vendors or visitors on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including an House of Imhotep or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited.
You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.
House of Imhotep does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the site, and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content on the site, House of Imhotep is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the site.
However, House of Imhotep reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or; other intellectual property right of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to House of Imhotep in its sole discretion.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless House of Imhotep, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the "Service Providers") from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.
In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, House of Imhotep may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with House of Imhotep. House of Imhotep has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of House of Imhotep. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk.
Nonetheless, House of Imhotep seeks to protect the integrity of its web site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).
These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the site and/or shopping process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by House of Imhotep without notice at any time, for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights, Trademark, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and Miscellaneous, shall survive any termination.