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Conditions for Website Use

Welcome to chefmerito.com. Chefmerito.com provides its services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit or shop at chefmerito.com, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully; these conditions may affect your rights.

Privacy

You should review our Privacy Notice, which also governs your visit to chefmerito.com, to understand our practices regarding information you provide to us.

Copyright and Trademark Rights

All content included on this site, such as text graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Chef Merito or its suppliers and protected by United States and international patent, trademark, and copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Chef Merito and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. All software on this site is the property of Chef Merito or its software suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws.

Chef Merito, and other marks indicated on our site, are registered trademarks of Chef Merito or its subsidiaries, in the United States and in other countries. Other Chef Merito, Sabrosito, Pikos Pikosos, and Ppeppers® graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks or trade dress of Chef Merito, or its subsidiaries. Chef Merito’s trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not Chef Merito’s, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Chef Merito. All other trademarks not owed by Chef Merito or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Chef Merito or its subsidiaries.

License and Site Access

Chef Merito grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site, but not to download it (other than page caching), license it, sublicense it, or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of Chef Merito. You may not use it or copy it except as specifically authorized pursuant to these terms and conditions. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and/or use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and/or extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of Chef Merito. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Chef Merito and our affiliates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Chef Merito’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of Chef Merito. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Chef Merito. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of Chef Merito so long as the link does not portray Chef Merito, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, bad light, or otherwise offensive manner. You may not use any Chef Merito logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

You acknowledge that Chef Merito reserves the right to revoke the authorization to view, download, and print the materials available on this site at any time, and for any reason; and such authorization shall be deemed to be discontinued immediately upon the removal of these materials from the site.

You acknowledge that any rights granted to you constitute a license and not a transfer of title. You do not obtain any ownership right, title, or other interest in Chef Merito copyrighted materials or trademarks by downloading, copying, or otherwise using these materials.

Risk of Loss

All items purchased from Chef Merito are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier. Click here for our shipping and return policies.

Product Descriptions

Chef Merito and its affiliates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, Chef Merito does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site are accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. If a product offered by Chef Merito itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED BY CHEF MERITO ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, CHEF MERITO SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS, STATUTORY, OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THOSE CONCERNING MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF ANY THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. CHEF MERITO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAILS SENT FROM CHEF MERITO ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. CHEF MERITO SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR ANY LOSS OF REVENUE OR PROFIT OR FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHER SIMILAR DAMAGES WHETHER BASED ON TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE OR STRICT LIABILITY), CONTRACT, OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE GROUNDS, EVEN IF CHEF MERITO HAS BEEN ADVISED OR HAD REASON TO KNOW OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES . CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

Applicable Law

By visiting Chef Merito, you agree that the laws of the state of California, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Chef Merito or its affiliates.

Disputes

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to chefmerito.com, or to products you purchase through chefmerito.com, shall be brought in the State or Federal courts in Los Angeles County, California, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. The prevailing party in any such dispute shall be entitled to recover reasonable fees and costs associated with such dispute, including attorney’s fees.

Site Policies, Modification, and Severability

Please review our other policies posted on this site. These policies also govern your visit to chefmerito.com. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.