Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Agreement between User and LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop
Welcome to LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop. The LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop website (the “Site”) is comprised of various web pages operated by The Low Vision Shop (“TLVS”). LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”). Your use of LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully and keep a copy of them for your reference.

LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop is an E-Commerce Site.

The Low Vision Shop offers a wide selection of advanced low vision aids and devices. Individuals living with low vision conditions such as macular degeneration or complete blindness may find relief with the products offered. Given the unique nature of low vision and blind conditions, products may have various results depending on the level of blindness one may incur.

Electronic Communications
Visiting LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop or sending emails to TLVS constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

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 password. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that TLVS is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account. TLVS and its associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.

Children Under Thirteen
TLVS does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop only with permission of a parent or guardian.

Cancellation/Refund Policy
The Low Vision Shop will only issue refunds on products that receive a Return Material Authorization (RMA) form within 14-days of delivery or time of purchase for store pickups, unless otherwise noted at the time of sale. All returns require prior arrangements for return. Customers who receive an RMA are responsible for return shipping costs on the item and customer must ship the return within 7-days of the RMA being issued or the return will be canceled. To request a return authorization, click here. Returns received without a Return Material Authorization (RMA) will not be processed for refund or exchange.

Deliveries of defective items and incorrect order fulfillment’s are exempt from any restocking fee and will be replaced or repaired in accordance with warranty terms. Our shipping and handling costs/charges for packaging and sending the item to you are not refundable.

All components must be in new condition and returned in their original packaging with all parts, manuals and materials in new condition. Partial, damaged, or incomplete returns will not be refunded. Except for large CCTV and other large electronics packaged for shipment in shipping boxes all original manufacturer boxes must be placed in shipping boxes and kept free of labels and packaging tape for returns.

The Low Vision Shop reserves the right to refuse refunds at our discretion although our goal will always be customer satisfaction.

After receiving your RMA approval, please return goods to the following address:

The Low Vision Shop
2219 York Road, Suite 301A
Timonium, MD 21093

All returns of items totaling more than $150.00 USD will be charged a 20% restocking fee.

Links to Third Party Sites/Third Party Services
LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of TLVS and TLVS is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. TLVS is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by TLVS of the site or any association with its operators.

Certain services made available via LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that TLVS may share such information and data with any third party with whom TLVS has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop users and customers.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop strictly in accordance with these terms of use. As a condition of your use of the Site, you warrant to TLVS that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms. You may not use the Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Site.

All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of TLVS or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. TLVS content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of TLVS and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of TLVS or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.

International Users
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by TLVS from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the TLVS Content accessed through LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless TLVS, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. TLVS reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with TLVS in asserting any available defenses.

Class Action Waiver
Any arbitration under these Terms and Conditions will take place on an individual basis; class arbitrations and class/representative/collective actions are not permitted. THE PARTIES AGREE THAT A PARTY MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN EACH’S INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PUTATIVE CLASS, COLLECTIVE AND/ OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING, SUCH AS IN THE FORM OF A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL ACTION AGAINST THE OTHER. Further, unless both you and TLVS agree otherwise, the arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person’s claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding.

Liability Disclaimer
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. THE LOW VISION SHOP AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.

THE LOW VISION SHOP AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. THE LOW VISION SHOP AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE LOW VISION SHOP AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, 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 USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR RELATED SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE LOW VISION SHOP OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE.

Termination/Access Restriction
TLVS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Maryland and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Maryland in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and TLVS as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. TLVS’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of TLVS’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by TLVS with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then 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 continue in effect.

Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and TLVS with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and TLVS with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.

Changes to Terms
TLVS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which LVS Tek, d/b/a The Low Vision Shop is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. TLVS encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.

Contact Us
TLVS welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:

The Low Vision Shop
2219 York Road, Suite 301A
Timonium, Maryland 21093

Email Address:
info@TheLowVisionShop.com

Telephone number:
410 431 2020

Effective as of March 01, 2019