Terms

Please read the following Terms and Use carefully. The Terms and Use describe your rights as an online user and Maine Niche.com when you visit Maine Niche.

GENERAL

Our goal at Maine Niche is to create a secure and user-friendly online environment. We welcome your suggestions for improvements and changes.

SHOWCASE MERCHANTS

Merchants that display their products for sale within Maine Niche need to register with Maine Niche prior rendering of such services. Each Merchant is solely responsible for the sale, its’ content, pricing warranties, copyrights, trademarks, pictures, product offers and descriptions of products as they may appear in Maine Niche.

Maine Niche may provide links to certain websites as an information service for online users. Maine Niche is not responsible for the upkeep or content of such linked websites.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit Maine Niche, or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirements that such communications be in writing.

COPYRIGHTS

U.S. and international copyright laws protect all the images and materials shown. The law prohibits any copying of web pages and images, other than to download them for viewing, without the owner’s prior permission, unless a “Fair Use” exception applies. Copyright infringement can lead to fines of up to $100,000 and liability for all attorney fees and costs in a civil action, and you may be incarcerated if convicted in a criminal action for infringement.

TRADEMARKS

The web pages on this site may contain numerous references to trademarks and trade names of companies that provide and sell products and services. These trademarks belong to their owners and not to Maine Niche. If you are a trademark owner and feel your trademark is being misused, please let us know. It is our intent to respect all proprietary rights of other merchants and individuals.

PATENTS

On occasion, an item shown on our web pages may be the subject of one or more U.S. foreign patents. The Merchant owner is solely responsible for ensuring that no patent infringement occurs due to inclusion or unauthorized sale of patented goods and services. Maine Niche makes no warranty of non-infringement because it has no control over the products or content depicted in our merchant product lines or on our site.

ABOUT YOUR ACCOUNT

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or passwords. If you are under 18, you may use Maine Niche only with involvement of a parent or guardian. Maine Niche and its Merchants reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders at our discretion.

AVAILABILITY OF SHOWCASE MERCHANDISE

Maine Niche cannot guarantee that the products or information requested through its’ online system is available or will be delivered. Maine Niche is primarily an electronic index and database of Merchants and their products. Our Merchants are responsible for order fulfillment and each of them has their own policies. In addition, the product images you view are the most recent ones provided by our merchants, but there may be more current version of the products available directly from the Merchant. Moreover, it is possible that a Merchant has changed its name or ceased doing business since the posting of its products on the Web site. We remove all merchant information when we are certain it is no longer timely or useful.

PRIVACY CONCERNS

Please see our Privacy Policy for more detailed information about how your privacy is protected on this site.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS

THIS SITE (MAINE NICHE.COM) IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. MAINE NICHE MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. WE APPRECIATE BEING ADVISED BY USERS IF THEY FIND ERRORS OR PROBLEMS WITH THE SITE, SO WE CAN PROMPTLY RECTIFY THEM.

YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, MAINE NICHE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTS ABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. MAINE NICHE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR EMAILS SENT FROM MAINE NICHE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. MAINE NICHE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

MAINE NICHE CANNOT, AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND CONCERNING THE QUALITY OR SUITABILITY OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ADVERTISED IN MAINE NICHE, AS IT HAS NO CONTROL OVER THE CONTENT ON THE WEB PAGES NOR THE AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ORDERED BY THE USER. HOWEVER, YOU ARE ENTITLED TO CERTAIN WARRANTY AND THE CONSUMER SERVICE RIGHTS UNDER FEDERAL LAW AND MANY STATE LAWS, WHICH MAKE THE MERCHANT AND MANUFACTURER LIABLE TO YOU FOR WARRANTY CLAIMS. IN THE CASE OF A WARRANTY CLAIM, PLEASE CONTACT THE MERCHANT DIRECTLY AT ITS’ ADDRESS SHOWN ON THEIR POLICY-TERMS AND USE WEBPAGE.

GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

Maine law shall govern all use of this site, regardless of the location or citizenship of the user. By using this site, the user consents to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the appropriate state court and as it will be construed by the Laws of the State of Maine.

SITE POLICIES, MODIFICATIONS AND SEVERABILITY

Please review our policies within Maine Niche (Under Services or Terms and Use sub-menus). These policies also govern your visit to Maine Niche. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies and Terms and Conditions at any time. If any of the conditions are to be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining conditions. If you do not agree with the terms of this website, please feel free to exit it now.

Respectfully submitted:

MAINE NICHE.COM
Katahdin Avenue
Millinocket, MEĀ  04462