1. Account Terms
1.1 The Website is provided by AvecShipping.com and available only to entities and persons over the age of legal majority who can form legally binding agreement(s) under applicable law. If you do not qualify, you are not permitted to use the Website
1.2 You must provide your full legal name (which will be used as the only sender name for all your shipments), current home or business address, a valid email address, and any other information needed in order to complete the signup process.
1.3 You are responsible for keeping your password secure. AvecShipping.com cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to maintain the security of your account and password.
1.4 You may not use the AvecShipping.com service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction.
1.5 A breach or violation of any of the Account Terms as determined in the sole discretion of AvecShipping.com will result in an immediate termination of your services.
2. General Conditions
2.1 You may not defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
2.2 You may not publish, post, advertise, distribute, disseminate, or upload any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information.
2.3 You may not upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control all necessary rights to the files or have received all necessary consents.
2.4 You may not upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software, code, or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer.
2.5 You may not delete or modify any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in any information that is published, posted, advertised, distributed, disseminated, or uploaded.
2.6 You may not falsify the origin or source of information or material published, posted, advertised, distributed, disseminated, or uploaded.
2.7 You may not conduct or forward surveys, contests, chain letters, or commercial solicitations.
2.8 You may not download any material or information published, posted, distributed, disseminated, or uploaded by another user that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
2.9 You may not provide, distribute or upload personal information of others without their express permission.
2.10 You may not access or attempt to access the Website’s information technology systems, environments, networks, files, data or accounts to which express authorization has not been obtained, or log into a server that you are not authorized to access.
2.11 You may not attempt to circumvent or subvert system or network security mechanisms, or probe the security of any system, network, or account associated or used in conjunction with this Website.
2.12 You agree that AvecShipping.com has the right to use, reproduce, copy, modify, publish, distribute, perform and display information (in whole or part) that you post to publicly accessible areas of the Website or other platforms on a public basis.
2.13 Any use in contravention of this provision or any provision of this Terms of Service is at your own risk and, if any part of this Terms of Service is invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall govern such use.
2.14 The failure of AvecShipping.com to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The Terms of Service constitutes the entire agreement between you and AvecShipping.com and govern your use of the Website, superseding any prior agreements between you and AvecShipping.com (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).
3. Terms of Service
3.1 You are considered as a member of AvecShipping.com as soon as your account is verified. As a member you deem AvecShipping.com as your shipping or forwarding agent.
3.2 You can choose to pay your shipping by “pay as you go” or pay by the fund you deposit to your account. You agree to pay the difference after the final adjustment based on the bill from the carrier and the status of your account. You can request a refund for the remaining amount in your account any time. The fund will be credited to your bank account within 3 business days after refund request is submitted.
3.3 YourAvecShipping.com account is to be used only for label printing purposes. You can ship or drop ship your packages by using the label printed through AvecShipping.com.
3.4 You can cancel your account with written notice (via email, fax or letter). Upon cancellation, you will receive a prorated refund on the unused portion of your available fund. Refunds will be processed within ten business days of cancellation.
3.5 You should ensure that all the labels you printed is marked with your complete and accurate address.
3.6 You authorize AvecShipping.com to charge your payment method for all services and/or account activity with AvecShipping.com. Failure to provide payment for services rendered at the time of service may result in suspension of service, cancellation of membership.
3.7 Shipping cost are determined by the greater of the actual weight or the dimensional weight (Dim Weight or Volumetric Weight). You are responsible for all cost generated by your own shipments, including but not limited to over size fee, pick up fee, customs duty and tax, etc.
3.8 Insurance costs for shipments of merchandise is based on the insured value. All insured shipments receive USD $100 of insurance, which is included in the shipping costs. Each additional USD $100 of insured value costs USD $2. The insured value is subject to the terms and conditions of the particular carrier’s airway bill(s).
3.9 Claims for lost or damaged merchandise must be filed within the published time limits of the particular carrier. Failure to file a completed claim within the carrier time limit will invalidate the claim at your sole responsibility.
4. Compliance with Laws
4.1 You represent and warrant that all your activities will be conducted in compliance with applicable laws governing the export, import, and provision of goods and services in the United States and in the jurisdictions in which you reside, operate, or will receive shipments, including but not limited to the Laws of the United States governing embargoes, sanctions, and boycotts, the Arms Export Controls Act (22 U.S.C. 2778), the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.), the Export Administration Act of 1979 (50 U.S.C. app. 2401-2420), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (22 C.F.R. 120 et seq.), the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. 730 et. seq.), the Foreign Trade Regulations (15 C.F.R. Part 30) and all rules, regulations and executive orders relating to any of the foregoing, the Laws administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Controls of the United States Department of the Treasury, the Laws administered by United States Customs and Border Protection, and the Laws administered by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives of the U.S. Department of Justice (collectively "Export, Import, and Economic Sanctions Laws").
4.2 You are responsible for and warrants your compliance with all applicable laws, rules and regulations, including, but not limited to, the import and export laws and government regulations of any country to, from, through or over which your shipment may be carried. This responsibility includes determining and meeting any and all applicable import and export obligations and license requirements, including those of the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Department of Treasury, and any and all import obligations or license requirements of the destination country. You agree and acknowledge that you shall purchase any and all merchandise from United States sellers under an ex-works agreement.
4.3 You acknowledge that AvecShipping.com will not directly or indirectly, participate in any way in any transaction involving any commodity, software or technology (hereinafter collectively referred to as "item") exported or to be exported from the United States that is subject to the International Trade in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or that would require an export license under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). You also acknowledge that AvecShipping.com does not allow for the use of license exceptions under the EAR or exemptions under the ITAR.
4.4 You agree to furnish the necessary information and complete and attach the necessary documents to comply with any applicable laws, rules and/or regulations, including notifying the United States Principal Party in Interest (“USPPI”), as defined by the United States Foreign Trade Regulations, about the nature of the export in every transaction generated by you. You agree to provide to AvecShipping.com all required information for export purposes from the USPPI, including without limitation the Export Control Classification Number and the USPPI's tax identification number (if an Electronic Export Information filing (“EEI”) via the Automated Export System (“AES”)) is required.
4.5 You are responsible to confirm that prohibited items listed in a specific carrier’s Website are not shipped with the carrier’s label. You are responsible for all costs incurred in returning the merchandise, tendering the merchandise to government authorities, or forfeiting and/or destroying the merchandise. You also acknowledge that under such circumstances, AvecShipping.com will not reimburse you for the value of the merchandise.
4.6 You represent and warrant that you will comply with all known applicable export and import control laws and regulations in the order and receipt of merchandise and mail under the terms of this Agreement.
4.7 At no time shall you provide merchandise or mail to any Prohibited Person (as defined herein). For purposes of this Agreement, a “Prohibited Person” shall mean.
(a) A Person who is a “designated national,” “specially designated national,” “specially designated terrorist,” “specially designated global terrorist,” “foreign terrorist organization,” “specially designated narcotics trafficker,” or “blocked person” within the definitions set forth in the Foreign Assets Control Regulations of the United States Treasury Department, 31 C.F.R., Subtitle B, Chapter V, as amended (the “OFAC Regulations”) or who otherwise appears on the list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons, Appendix A to the OFAC Regulations;
(b) the Government of Cuba, Iran, or Sudan, including any political subdivision, agency, or instrumentality thereof, or any other country against which the United States maintains economic sanctions or embargos under the OFAC Regulations or Executive Order;
(c) A Person acting or purporting to act, directly or indirectly, on behalf of, or an entity owned or controlled by, any government, individual, or group against which the United States maintains economic sanctions or embargoes under the OFAC Regulations or Executive Order;
(d) A Person who is described in section 1 of Executive Order 13224 – Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions with Persons who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism, effective September 24, 2001;
(e) A Person on any other list of terrorists or terrorist organizations maintained pursuant to any of the rules or regulations of OFAC or pursuant to any other Executive Order;
(f) A Person in violation of any other law, regulation, or Executive Order of similar import, as each such law has been or may be amended, adjusted, or modified or reviewed from time to time.
5.1 In no event shall AvecShipping.com or our suppliers be liable for lost profits or any special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with our Website, our services or this agreement (however arising including negligence). You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, AvecShipping.com partners, officers, directors, agents, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this agreement or the documents it incorporates by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
5.2 You acknowledge that the foregoing provisions are a material inducement for AvecShipping.com to enter into this Agreement and the transactions contemplated hereby, and shall survive termination of this Agreement.
5.3 AvecShipping.com does not warrant that the service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free.
5.4 AvecShipping.com does not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the Service will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Terms of Service will be corrected.