Terms and Conditions

GENERAL

This website is owned by SOVEREIGN HOLDINGS PTE LTD and its related entities, affiliates and subsidiaries, collectively referred to as BERN and/or SOVEREIGN COUTURE. 

Please read all the terms and conditions applicable to the use of this website. By assessing and viewing the web pages displayed on this website you irrevocably and unconditionally accept and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions herein and any other legal notices and disclaimers posted on this website. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions herein, do not access this website or any pages thereof.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

This website and any information available therein including, but not limited to, design, text, graphics, icons, images, trade marks and service marks are protected by copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property rights owned or controlled by us or by third parties. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, download, post, transmit, store in retrieval system, modify, adapt, alter, frame, hyperlink or display in public or distribute in any way the contents or any part of this website for any purpose without our prior written permission, except you may download materials displayed on the website for non-commercial, home personal use only as long as you keep all copyright, trade mark and other proprietary notices intact.

 

CONTENT OWNERSHIP

The content of this website, including any design, text, pictorial, logo, graphic, software, source code, application, video, and audio components (Content), is the sole property of SOVEREIGN HOLDINGS PTE LTD and it's entities, affiliates and subsidiaries under BERN and/or SOVEREIGN COUTURE and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. BERN provides Content solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Any commercial use of the website or the Content (in whole or in part) is strictly prohibited, including the distribution, modification, publication, or sale of any Content.

 

PROHIBITED CONDUCT

You agree that you will not post any user generated content to this website which: (i) is unlawful, libellous, defamatory, fraudulent, false, misleading, threatening, abusive, pornographic, obscene, offensive or discriminatory by reason of age, disability, gender, marital status, race, religion and belief, sex, sexuality or other characteristic; (ii) solicits or offers business or services; (iii) is confidential; (iv) infringes the intellectual property or privacy rights of a third party; (v) impersonates anyone else or otherwise misrepresents your identity, (vi) interrupts, compromises, or interferes with this website or any other website we operate; or (vii) is otherwise in breach of these Terms.

You must not: (i) interrupt, compromise, or otherwise interfere with this website or any other website we operate; (ii) access any data or other information which is not your own by entering into a secure BERN, SOVEREIGN COUTURE and/or SOVEREIGN HOLDINGS PTE LTD server, account, file, or database; (iii) upload or transmit any virus, bug, corrupt file or link, or any other data or malicious content which could damage this website or any other website we operate, or any of our software or equipment, or those of any third party; or (iv) attempt to do any of the actions listed in this paragraph.

 

PRODUCT IMAGES 

Product images on this website are illustrative only. Actual products available in our stores or through our e-commerce channels may differ from the images appearing on this website.

 

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES & LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

Your consent and agreement to the following disclaimers and limitations is a material inducement for us to permit you to access the Website. Your use of the Website, and our obligations and liabilities in respect of your use of the Website, is expressly limited as follows:

 

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENT, INCLUDING ALL PRODUCTS SOLD, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY WHATSOEVER. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTIES RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND PRODUCTS, AND/OR RELIANCE ON ANY OF ITS CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

BERN AND/OR SOVEREIGN COUTURE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS OR CONTENT CONTAINED IN THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ACCURATE OR ERROR-FREE. STEVE MADDEN DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION WHATSOEVER REGARDING THE USE, OR THE RESULT OF USE, OF THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE RELATED TO ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE MAY INCLUDE ERRORS (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TECHNICAL OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS), AND STEVE MADDEN MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS TO THE WEBSITE AT ANY TIME WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE.

NEITHER BERN, SOVEREIGN COUTURE NOR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE DESIGN OR MAINTENANCE OF THIS WEBSITE SHALL BE HELD LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE IN ANY WAY FOR ANY DAMAGE, LOSS, INJURY, OR MALFUNCTION ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE.

 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL BERN, SOVEREIGN COUTURE AND/OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, RELATED COMPANIES, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, SPONSORS, THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AND AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, DIRECT, INDIRECT, ACTUAL, SPECIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, COST OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES OR SIMILAR DAMAGES) WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT BERN AND SOVEREIGN COUTURE IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS ARE HELD INAPPLICABLE OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, YOU AGREE THAT OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND REGARDING THE USE OF THE WEBSITE (REGARDLESS OF THE BASIS FOR THE ACTION) SHALL NOT EXCEED IN THE AGGREGATE THE COST OF THE ITEM(S) PURCHASED PLUS SHIPPING AND SALES TAX, AS APPLICABLE OR A MAXIMUM OF $100.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, STEVE MADDEN IS NOT LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE IN ANY MANNER FOR ANY CONTENT POSTED ON OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING CLAIMS OF INFRINGEMENT RELATING TO THAT CONTENT) FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR FOR THE CONDUCT OF THIRD PARTIES ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE.

YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. BERN AND SOVEREIGN COUTURE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ACTIONS YOU MAY OR MAY NOT TAKE AS A RESULT OF USING THE WEBSITE AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND ANY CONSEQUENCE THAT MAY ARISE AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE.

IF YOU ARE A RESIDENT OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY, NO LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL EXCULPATE STEVE MADDEN FOR DAMAGES, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHERWISE, RELATED TO ITS GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR RECKLESSNESS.

 

GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION 

The use of this website and the interpretation of the terms and conditions herein shall be governed by the laws of Singapore. Any dispute arising from the use of this website shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Singapore.

Your continued use of our website and acceptance of our services after any changes to this Privacy Policy constitutes your consent to any such changes; to the extent such consent is not otherwise provided.

 

SUBMISSION OF YOUR ORDER

You understand that in order to submit your order, you will be required to explicitly agree to abide by the Terms of Use and the Privacy Notice contained in the Terms and Conditions section of the BERN Website. You also acknowledge that you have read, accept, and agree to abide by BERN's return and shipping policies. It is your responsibility to ascertain and obey all applicable local, state, federal and international laws, as applicable, regarding the sale and use of any item purchased from the Website. By placing an order, you represent that the products ordered will be used only in a lawful manner.

 

ACCEPTANCE OF YOUR ORDER

You will not be charged until your order is verified, payment has been authorized, and your order has entered the shipping process. However, BERN and/or SOVEREIGN COUTURE reserves the right to decline your order at its sole discretion, at any time, whether you have received a confirmation or your credit card has been charged. Some of the reasons your order may be declined are if the goods are unavailable, if pricing is in error, or if there are problems concerning credit or an issue of fraud is detected. We will contact you if we need more information. If your order is declined, we will credit your original method of payment for any amount charged with respect to such order. While it is our practice to confirm orders by email, the receipt of an email order confirmation does not constitute our acceptance of an order or our confirmation of an offer to sell a product or service.

 

CONTACT US

If you want to contact us about anything on this website with regards to the Terms herein, you can: 

(i) write to us at 33 Ubi Avenue 3, Vertex Tower B, #05-23, Singapore 408868; 

(ii) email us at sales@bernsc.com