By using the Site in any manner, including but not limited to visiting or browsing the Site, you (the “user” or “you”) agree to be bound by this Agreement, including those additional terms and conditions and policies referred to here and/or available by hyperlink. This Agreement applies to all users of the Site, including without limitation users who are sellers, customers, clients, contributors of content, information and other materials or services on the Site.
WHAT IS myasoebilist.com?
The ethos of MAL is to provide a platform to support emerging and established boutique Asoebi providers. We provide a platform for boutiques which are small businesses selling their Nigerian and African fabrics as well as imported collections.
MAL meets the needs of the 20/30-something year old customer by providing a place to discover current trends and unique fabrics from a range of boutiques. We reserve the right to remove boutiques that do not fall within this framework at any time.
MAL champions the diversity in the Aso-ebi business and supports multi-brand boutiques to ensure clients always have a large range of options.
MAL IS A VENUE
MAL acts as a venue to allow users, who comply with this agreement use the platform to offer, sell and buy certain fabrics within a fixed-price format. MAL has no control over the quality, safety, morality or legality of any aspect of the items listed, the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of sellers to sell items or the ability of buyers to pay for items. MAL does not pre-screen content or information provided by users. MAL cannot ensure that a buyer or seller will actually complete a transaction.
Consequently, MAL cannot and does not transfer legal ownership of items from the seller to the buyer.
You agree that MAL is a venue and as such is not responsible or liable for any content, for example, data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links posted by you, other users, or outside parties on MAL. You use the MAL service at your own risk.
In addition, some services offered through the Site may be subject to additional terms and conditions published by MAL from time to time; your use of such services is subject to those additional terms and conditions, which are incorporated into this Agreement by this reference.
MAL takes feedback integrity seriously. Boutiques may offer small incentives for general feedback, however manipulation and/or bribery is not tolerated. This includes offering incentives/bribes in return for specific feedback. The MAL team reserve the right to remove any feedback which it suspects has been posted as a result of such manipulation or bribery and may close the seller account to which it relates.
FEES AND SERVICES
Vendors and Boutiques, please refer to guidelines.
MAL’S Features and Fees are subject to change, and are incorporated into this Agreement by reference. Increase to the Features & Fees for MAL’s services are effective after MAL provides you with at least thirty (30) days’ notice by posting the changes on the Site. However, MAL may choose to temporarily change the Features & Fees for its services for promotional events; such changes are effective when MAL posts the temporary promotional event on the Site. MAL may decrease the fees as stated in the Features & Fees with no notice to you. MAL may, at its sole discretion, change some or all of MAL’s services at any time. In the event MAL introduces a new service, the fees for that service are effective at the launch of the new service. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in Nigerian Naira (NGN).
Boutique and Vendor accounts must stay up-to-date with all fees owed or the account may be suspended until all outstanding fees are paid in full.
Fees and Termination: If MAL terminates a listing or your account, if you close your account, or if the payment of your MAL fees cannot be completed for any reason, you remain obligated to pay MAL for all unpaid fees plus any penalties, if applicable. If the boutique/vendor’s account is not paid in full, the boutique/vendor risks penalties such as the suspension of privileges, termination of the account and/or legal action. If you have a question or wish to dispute a charge, please contact MAL via email.
MAL’s INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
MAL, and it’s graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks or trade dress of myasoebilist.com. MAL’s copyright, trademarks, service marks, logos, business name, domain name, right and all other intellectual property rights may not be used, including without limitation as part of trademarks and/or as part of domain names or email addresses, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion.
Without limiting any other remedies, MAL may, without notice, and without refunding any fees, delay or immediately remove Content, warn MAL’s community of a terminate a boutique/vendor/user’s actions, issue a warning to a boutique/vendor, temporarily or indefinitely suspend a boutique/vendor/user’s account privileges, terminate a boutique/vendor/user’s account, prohibit access to the Site, and take technical and legal steps to keep a boutique off the Site and refuse to provide services to a boutique/vendor/user if any of the following apply:
MAL is unable to verify or authenticate any of your personal information or Content
MAL believes that a terminate a boutique/vendor/user is acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of MAL’s policies and/or this Agreement, has engaged in improper or fraudulent activity in connection with MAL or the actions may cause legal liability or financial loss to MAL’s users or to MAL.
MAL, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND SUPPLIERS PROVIDE MAL’s WEB SITE AND SERVICES “AS IS” AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY. MAL, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND SUPPLIERS SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, PERFORMANCE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN ADDITION, NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION (ORAL OR WRITTEN) OBTAINED BY YOU FROM MAL SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY.
IN NO EVENT SHALL MAL, AND (AS APPLICABLE) ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, AND/OR INCIDENTAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SITE MAL’S SERVICES, OR THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, BODILY INJURY, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
MAL’S LIABILITY, AND (AS APPLICABLE) THE LIABILITY OF MAL’S OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND SUPPLIERS, TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCE IS LIMITED TO THE GREATER OF (A) THE AMOUNT OF FEES YOU PAY TO MAL IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACTION GIVING RISE TO LIABILITY, OR (B) N20,000.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD MAL AND IT’S PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, AND EMPLOYEES, HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIM OR DEMAND, INCLUDING REASONABLE LEGAL 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 BREACH OF ANY LAW OR THE RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY.
MAL does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted access to the Site, and operation of the Site may be interfered with by numerous factors outside MAL’s control or otherwise.
LEGAL COMPLIANCE AND TAXES
You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws and regulations regarding your use of the Site and any MAL service and, if applicable, your listing, purchase, solicitation of offers to purchase, and sale of items. In addition, you shall be responsible for paying any and all taxes applicable to any purchases or sales of items you make on the Site.
If any provision of this Agreement is held unenforceable, then such provision will be modified to reflect the parties’ intention. All remaining provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
You and MAL are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.
CHOICE OF LAW
This Agreement shall in all respects be interpreted and governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.