Terms of Service

TERMS OF SERVICE

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE AND ALL ONLINE PROPERTIES INCLUDING SOCIAL MEDIA SITES AND THEIR FAN AND BUSINESS PAGES, ONLINE COURSES, AND PRODUCTS OFFERED, AND/OR MEMBERSHIP TO ANY OF THESE PROPERTIES IS SUBJECT TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS (“TERMS OF SERVICE”). THE WINERIFF.COM SITE AND ANY REFERENCE TO THE WINERIFF.COM SITE SHALL APPLY EQUALLY TO ALL ONLINE PROPERTIES INCLUDING SOCIAL MEDIA SITES AND THEIR FAN AND BUSINESS PAGES, ONLINE COURSES, AND PRODUCTS OFFERED, AND/OR MEMBERSHIP TO ANY OF THESE PROPERTIES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, DO NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THIS WINERIFF.COM SITE OR ITS ONLINE PROPERTIES OR ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE AFOREMENTIONED SITES. YOUR USE OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE AND ITS ONLINE PROPERTIES AND/OR AFFILIATES SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE YOUR AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY EACH OF THE TERMS SET FORTH BELOW. THE TERMS OF SERVICE MAY BE UPDATED BY WINERIFF.COM FROM TIME TO TIME WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE TO YOU. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE AND ITS ONLINE PROPERTIES AND AFFILIATES INDICATES ACCEPTANCE OF ANY MODIFICATIONS TO THE TERMS OF SERVICE. ALL REFERENCES TO THE WINE RIFF SHALL APPLY WITH EQUAL FORCE TO ALL OF ITS ONLINE PROPERTIES UNLESS EXPRESSLY STATED OTHERWISE.

User Obligations

You agree not to do any of the following while using the WineRiff.com Site:

– Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable law or regulation.

– Access, tamper with, or use nonpublic areas of the WineRiff.com site or WineRiff.com’s computer systems. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access or tamper with these areas may be subject to prosecution.

– Frame or link to the WineRiff.com Site except as permitted in writing by WineRiff.com.

 

The Sale of Alcoholic Beverages

Wines that appear on the WineRiff.com Site may be available for purchase, subject to availability. All wine purchases are conducted through our partner, Wine Country Connection, including billing and shipping.

WineRiff.com and its partner, Wine Country Connection, do not sell alcohol to persons under the age of 21. By using this site you swear and affirm that you are over the age of 21. WineRiff.com and Wine Country Connection make every effort to ensure that alcoholic beverages are not delivered to anyone who is under the age of 21. By using this site you are acknowledging that the person receiving a shipment of alcoholic beverages from WineRiff.com through its partner, Wine Country Connection, is over the age of 21. You also agree that any alcohol purchased from WineRiff.com and Wine Country Connection is intended for personal consumption and not for resale. If you do not agree with these conditions of use please do not use this site. If you intentionally or unintentionally misrepresent your age in order to provide alcohol to a person under the age of 21 WineRiff.com and Wine Country Connection will prosecute you fully to the extent allowable by law.

The wines reviewed on WineRiff.com may be available for purchase, subject to availability. A wine’s, or wines’ appearance on the WineRiff.com or WineCountryConnection.com Sites does not guarantee its availability.

Disclaimer of Warranties

ALTHOUGH WINERIFF.COM ENDEAVORS TO PROVIDE CURRENT, ACCURATE AND RELIABLE INFORMATION ON THE WINERIFF.COM SITE, IT DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE EVENTS OR THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR ANY USE OF INFORMATION ON THE WINERIFF.COM SITE. WINERIFF.COM DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE, OR THE OPERATION OR FUNCTION OF THE WINE.COM SITE, ANY COMPONENT THEREOF, OR ANY PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE OR SERVICES OFFERED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; OR THAT DEFECTS THEREWITH WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THIS SITE OR ITS SERVER IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.

YOUR USE OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ALL COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ALL NECESSARY SERVICING OR REPAIR OF ANY EQUIPMENT YOU USE IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE. WINERIFF.COM AND ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE. THE WINERIFF.COM SITE CONTENT PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL WINERIFF.COM AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE WINERIFF.COM SITE, THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE, THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE WINE.COM SITE, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY EVENTS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WINERIFF.COM SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WINERIFF.COM OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES.

IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE WINERIFF.COM SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE WINERIFF.COM SITE. THIS SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS SEPARATE AND INDEPENDENT OF ANY OTHER PROVISION THAT LIMITS WINERIFF.COM’S LIABILITY OR YOUR REMEDIES.

Privacy Policy

Your use of the WineRiff.com Site is governed by the WineRiff.com Privacy Policy.

Third Party Content and Monitoring

Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, events or other information or content expressed or made available on this WineRiff.com Site by third parties (including information providers and users) are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of WineRiff.com. WineRiff.com neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, information, or statement made on this WineRiff.com Site by anyone other than authorized WineRiff.com employees acting in their official capacities.

Parental Control Protections

As required by the Communications Decency Act of 1996, WineRiff.com hereby notifies you that parental control protections (such as computer hardware, software, or filtering services) are commercially available that may assist you in limiting access to Content that may be harmful to minors. Among the many companies that provide Internet blocking and screening software are CyberPatrol, NetNanny, SurfWatch, and GuardOne. WineRiff.com does not sponsor or endorse any of these companies or their services.

Links

The WineRiff.com Site may contain links to other web sites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that WineRiff.com is not responsible or liable for (1) the availability or accuracy of such web sites or resources; or (2) the content, advertising, or products on or available from such web sites or resources. The inclusion of any link on the WineRiff.com Site does not imply that WineRiff.com endorses the linked site.

Modifications to Prices or Billing Terms

WINERIFF.COM RESERVES THE RIGHT, AT ANY TIME, TO CHANGE ITS PRICES AND BILLING METHODS FOR PRODUCTS OR SERVICES SOLD, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING ON THE SITE OR BY E-MAIL DELIVERY TO YOU.

Force Majeure

WineRiff.com shall be excused from performance under this Terms of Service if WineRiff.com is prevented, forbidden or delayed from performing, or omits to perform, any act or requirement under this Terms of Service by reason of: (a) any provision of any present or future law or regulation or order of the United States of America, or any state thereof, (b) any act or omission of a third party, or (c) any act of God, emergency condition, war, computer or telecommunications failure or other circumstance beyond the control of WineRiff.com.

General Provisions

You agree that WineRiff.com and its licensors may make improvements and/or changes in the Site Content and services or events described in this Site, if any, at any time without notice and without liability to you of any kind. You are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, keeping in mind that access to the WineRiff.com Site may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If any provision of these Terms of Service is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the parties, with all other provisions remaining in full force and effect. The failure of WineRiff.com to enforce any right or provision in these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by WineRiff.com in writing.

The Terms of Service, along with the WineRiff.com Privacy Policy, comprises the entire agreement between you and WineRiff.com and supersede all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements, if any, between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein. These Terms of Service are personal to you and you may not transfer, assign, or delegate these Terms of Service to anyone without the express written permission of WineRiff.com. Any attempt by you to assign, transfer, or delegate these Terms of Service without the express written permission of WineRiff.com shall be null and void.

These Terms of Service will inure to the benefit of WineRiff.com’s successors, assigns, and licensors. The paragraph headings in these Terms of Service, shown in boldface type, are included to help make the agreement easier to read and have no binding effect.

California law and controlling U.S. federal law, without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction, will govern any action related to these Terms of Service. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts located in Sonoma County, in the State of California, for the resolution of all disputes arising from or related to these Terms of Service and/or your use of the Site.

Contact

If you have any questions about these Terms of Service, please contact us.

The Wine Riff
1007B W. College Ave.
PMB #193
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Wine Country Connection
3633 Regional Parkway, Suite 145
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Terms of Service Last Update:  September, 2016