General

The following are terms of a legal agreement (Terms and Conditions of Use) between you and Handwriting Tree, LLC (“Handwriting Tree”)TM Please carefully read these terms and conditions that apply to your access and to the use of the website. By accessing, browsing, or using this website (HandwritingTree.com and internal hyperlinked Web pages therein), you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this site.

We reserve the right to revise these Terms and Conditions of Use or any portion of them at any time and in any way without notice to you. Your use of this website is subject to any such revisions and you should periodically visit this page to review the current Terms and Conditions that apply to your use of this website. Continued use of this website following any such revisions shall constitute your acceptance of such changes.

This website contains information, news and/or press releases about Handwriting Tree. Although we make a good faith effort to update the content of our website periodically, Handwriting Tree disclaims any duty or obligation to update this information, news and/or any press releases. Handwriting Tree makes no representations or warranties and assumes no responsibility or liability as to the accuracy, completeness, reliability or usefulness of any information contained on the website. Handwriting Tree assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the website.

Handwriting Tree reserves the right to make additions, deletions or modifications to the information or materials on the website at any time and in any way without notice. Information about companies other than Handwriting Tree contained in the news, press releases or otherwise, should not be relied upon as being provided or endorsed by Handwriting Tree.

The statements in this website that are not descriptions of historical facts may be forward-looking statements. You can identify those statements by the fact that they contain words such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “project” or other terms of similar meaning. Any such statements may reflect the expectations and beliefs of Handwriting Tree at the time they were made but may be based on numerous assumptions which cannot be controlled and which may develop differently than expected. Consequently, actual results may differ materially from any projections in these forward-looking statements.

Third Party Websites

This website may contain links to websites operated by other parties. The linked sites are not under the control of Handwriting Tree, and Handwriting Tree is not responsible for content available on any other Internet sites linked to or from this website. Handwriting Tree may provide any such links to other Internet sites merely as a convenience to users of HandwritingTree.com. Access to any of these other Internet sites linked to this website is at your own risk. Such links do not imply any endorsement, approval, or guarantee of accuracy or reliability by Handwriting Tree of material on linked third party websites. Handwriting Tree disclaims all liability with regard to your access to such linked websites. We urge you to use discretion when accessing any third party websites linked to or from our website.

Intellectual Property

This website contains proprietary notices and information, including copyrights and trademarks, which may not be used apart from viewing this website without prior written consent. This website and all content in this site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, downloaded, stored, posted, transmitted, distributed, or used for the creation of derivative works without the prior written consent of Handwriting Tree, except that Handwriting Tree grants you non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited permission to access and display the web pages of this website for direct use of this website. This permission is conditioned on your not modifying the content displayed on this site, your keeping intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices, and your acceptance of any terms, conditions, and notices accompanying the content or otherwise set forth in this site. You may not mirror any of the content from this site on another website or in any other media without prior written consent.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, any software and other materials that may be made available for downloading, access, or other use from this website with their own license terms, conditions, and notices will be governed by such terms, conditions, and notices.

By viewing this website, you understand and agree that Handwriting Tree may discontinue, change, or restrict your use of this website for any reason without notice. Your failure to comply with the terms, conditions, and notices on this site will result in automatic termination of any rights granted to you, without prior notice, and you must immediately destroy all copies of downloaded materials in your possession or control.

All Handwriting Tree trademarks are the exclusive property of Handwriting Tree unless otherwise indicated. Unauthorized use of any Handwriting Tree trademark, service mark or logo may be a violation of federal and state trademark laws. No use of any Handwriting Tree trademark, trade names, trade dress and products in this website may be made without the prior written authorization of Handwriting Tree, except to identify products or services of Handwriting Tree.

This website is protected by United States’ and foreign copyright laws. All content of the Handwriting Tree website is protected to the fullest extent possible by copyright laws. Except for your informational, personal, non-commercial use as authorized above, you may not modify, reproduce or distribute the design or layout of the website or individual sections of the design or layout of the website or Handwriting Tree logos without prior written permission.

Except as otherwise provided, nothing contained in this website shall be construed as granting or conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any express or implied license or other rights under any patent, trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights of Handwriting Tree or any third party. Please be advised that Handwriting Tree may choose to enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent allowed by applicable laws.

Handwriting Tree claims no ownership in, nor any affiliation with, any third-party trademarks that may appear in this website. Such third-party trademarks are used only to identify the products and services of their respective owners, and no sponsorship or endorsement on the part of any such third-party should be inferred from the use of these marks. Handwriting Tree is not responsible for content provided by third-party providers, and you are prohibited from distribution of such material without permission of the respective copyright owner.

Use of Online Services

Handwriting Tree may make available certain services through the website, for example, the ability to purchase Handwriting Tree products. By using such services, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and may legally enter into this agreement and to use this website in accordance with these Terms and Conditions of Use, and you agree to be financially responsible for all use of this website (as well as for use of your account by others, including without limitation minors living with you). Your rights pursuant to this agreement may not be assigned, transferred or sublicensed. You agree to supervise all usage by minors of this website under your name or account. You are completely responsible for all charges, fees, duties, taxes and assessments arising out of the use of such services.

Ideas and Other Submissions

Should any viewer of a Handwriting Tree published document or website respond with information including feedback data, such as questions, comments, suggestions, or the like regarding the content of any such Handwriting Tree material, such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential, and Handwriting Tree shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information. In making any such submission, you agree that Handwriting Tree shall have an irrevocable right to use, copy, reproduce, modify, disclose, publish, transmit, distribute, and display the information to others via any media without limitation, and you agree to waive any moral rights in such content. Handwriting Tree shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, researching, developing, manufacturing selling, or marketing of products incorporating such information.

Except as expressly stated and agreed upon in advance by Handwriting Tree, no confidential relationship shall be established in the event that any user of this Internet site should make any oral, written or electronic communication of information to Handwriting Tree (such as feedback, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, etc.). The sender of any such information to Handwriting Tree is fully responsible for its content, including its truthfulness and accuracy and its non-infringement of any other person’s proprietary or privacy rights.

Privacy Policy

Handwriting Tree may collect information that either directly identifies you or could reasonably be used in combination with other publically available information to identify you. Examples of such information include your name, contact information, email address, and other information in combination with such identifiers.

Certain portions of our website and online resources allow you to submit your personal information to us. For example, you may subscribe to a Handwriting Tree mailing list or newsletter, or create an account in order to facilitate purchase of goods or services from Handwriting Tree. We may use the information you provide to send you requested information, respond to your inquiry, improve our website, verify your relationship with Handwriting Tree, and take other actions that may be necessary to respond to your request.

Handwriting Tree also reserves the right to use tracking technology to gather information about, for example, the number of visitors to the Website.

Handwriting Tree does not sell, share, or otherwise disclose the information collected through our website or online resources, except as provided in this policy. We may disclose information to third parties who provide us with various business services, including monitoring and maintaining the website and preparing newsletters and mailings. We may also share personally information with third parties with whom we are working to provide you with services or information.

We may also disclose information we collect in special cases, including when we have a reason to believe that such disclosure is necessary to identify, contact, or bring a legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with our rights and property or those of any other person. We may also disclose information when we believe the law requires it and in any situation that involves threats to any person’s physical safety.

No Warranties

ALL CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” OR “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. HANDWRITING TREE MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR VERIFYING ANY INFORMATION BEFORE RELYING ON IT. USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. HANDWRITING TREE MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU OBTAIN FROM THIS WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

The above exclusions may not apply in jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties.

Limitation of Liability

Your use of this website or any content on this website is at your own risk. Handwriting Tree specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with access to or use of this website, even if Handwriting Tree has been advised of the possibility of such damages, including but not limited to reliance by any party on any content obtained through the use of this website.

In no event shall Handwriting Tree, or its agents, affiliates, partners, or licensors be liable for any direct, special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss related to the use of our websites, whether in an action of contract, breach of warranty, negligence, or other tortious action arising out of or in connection with the use of the materials contained on this site.

Each person assumes full responsibility and all risks arising from access and use of this website. In no event shall Handwriting Tree or its subsidiaries or any of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, business partners, information providers and licensors and their respective heirs and assigns be liable for any damages of any kind or nature, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, exemplary, special (including loss of profit), punitive or other damages arising from or in connection with the existence, access or use of this website, regardless of whether Handwriting Tree or any of the other entities or persons listed above has been advised as to the possibility of such damages. Handwriting Tree assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of this website for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained in any information within this website or accessed through this website.

Indemnification

If you violate any of these Terms and Conditions of Use or if you misuse this website, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Handwriting Tree, its officers, directors, employees, agents and licensees from any and all liability including costs, expenses and attorneys’ fees that arise out of or are related to your violation or misuse.

Location and Governing Law and Arbitration

This website is operated by Handwriting Tree from its offices in State of Maryland, USA. The law of the State of Maryland shall govern these terms and conditions, without reference to its choice of law rules. Handwriting Tree makes no representation that the information in the website is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to this website from territories where the content of this website may be illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

Any controversy or claim arising under or related to these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial rules of arbitration of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of Maryland, and judgment on the arbitration award may be entered by any court of competent jurisdiction. Either you or Handwriting Tree may seek any interim or preliminary relief from a court of competent jurisdiction in the State of Maryland necessary to protect the rights or property of you or Handwriting Tree pending the completion of arbitration.

Violations and Additional Policies

Handwriting Tree reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms and Conditions of Use, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to the website.

Handwriting Tree reserves the right, and you authorize Handwriting Tree, to the use and assignment of all information regarding your use of this website and all information provided by you in any manner consistent with these terms and applicable federal and state law.

Returns, Exchanges and Refunds

Handwriting Tree, LLC will accept returns of merchandise within two (2) months of the customer’s date of purchase. All items to be returned for full refund must be in unused, like-new condition. If you discover a manufacturing defect, Handwriting, LLC will exchange the merchandise for an identical item at no charge.

Return requests must include:

  • A copy of the packing slip or invoice
  • The quantity being returned
  • Reason for return (Incorrect item, item damaged, duplicate item, etc.)
  • Request for account credit, refund, or exchange

Where to Ship the Merchandise:

Please address your shipments to:

Attn: Returns/Exchanges
Handwriting Tree, LLC
15605 Quince Trace Terrace
North Potomac, MD 20878

Refunds:

You will receive a full refund for each item returned in unused, like-new condition. Handwriting Tree, LLC reserves the right to limit or deny refunds if the condition of the returned merchandise is such that it could not be resold.

Refunds should be received within four (4) weeks of customer request.

Return/Exchange Refund Questions:

Please direct questions on returns, exchanges, or refunds to info@handwritingtree.com or call 919-624-1989.

Questions

If you have any questions about these Terms and Conditions of Use, please send an email to: questions@HandwritingTree.com.