Terms and Conditions
All orders for Certificate(s) (“Order”) shall be made by you in the form posted on the Web Site and pursuant to the prices and terms and conditions set forth hereunder, in addition to your written contract with VS (“Causes Matter Certificate Purchase Agreement”), the terms of which are incorporated herein and made a part hereof.
Prices are subject to change without notice.
Additional terms and conditions set forth below and on the Certificate(s) itself shall apply and shall be incorporated herein.
Certificate(s) Terms and Conditions: Travel must be booked on or before the “Expiration Date” (Book by Date) imprinted on the Certificate(s). Certificate(s) expire 365 days from date of purchase (or as otherwise noted). Destinations and travel times are subject to availability and confirmed on a first come, first served basis. Certificate(s) travel is not available during most U.S. holiday weeks, “spring break” weeks and peak-demand summer weeks. Available Resort(s) subject to change without notice. Offer includes accommodations only and specifically excludes travel costs and other expenses that may be incurred. Some Resort(s) require that an all-inclusive fee be paid and you, your guest or any third party recipient of the Certificate (collectively referred to herein as “Guest(s)”) that redeems the Certificate(s) shall be responsible for such charges, in addition to any additional charges and/or terms and conditions imposed by the applicable Resort(s). All-inclusive fees typically range from $50 to $300 USD per person per night. VS and its affiliates are not responsible for any applicable taxes, fees or charges. All confirmations (i.e., bookings of accommodations using the Certificate(s)) are final and non-refundable. No changes may be made after confirmation. Certificate(s) is not redeemable for cash and cannot be cancelled or exchanged for refund, except as required by law. Certificate(s) may be transferred as a gift, or without payment or consideration, but cannot be used for any commercial purpose, including rental or sale. Certificate(s) is void if sold for cash or other consideration. Unredeemed Certificate(s) has no value. VS is not responsible for lost or stolen Certificate(s). Photocopies of Certificate(s) will not be honored. Promotional discounts and offers may not apply to all properties. Other restrictions may apply. Offer void where prohibited by law.
Upgrade your Resort Vacation Certificate. Upgrades may be available, except where prohibited by law. End User will receive its Certificate Upgrade email confirmation upon receipt by VS of the applicable additional payment. End User must obtain the Certificate Upgrade at the time it makes a reservation at the selected property. All other terms and conditions apply.
Attendance at a sales presentation is not required.
Resort(s) Terms and Conditions: Only the person booking the Resort(s) may check in at the Resort(s). Must be 21 years of age or older. Guest(s) under 21 must be accompanied by parent, relative or guardian 25 years of age or older. You and/or Guest(s) must use the confirmed accommodations in a responsible and careful manner. You and/or Guest(s) are responsible for injury, damage, theft or loss caused by you and/or Guest(s) on the premises or facilities of the Resort(s). You and/or Guest(s) must comply with all rules and requirements of the Resort(s). Following booking, VS shall provide you and/or Guest(s) with a written confirmation of the reservation which must be presented to the Resort(s) at the time of check-in. Maximum unit occupancy restriction set by Resort(s) must be observed.
Additional Terms and Conditions
This order (“Order”) is an offer by you to enter into an agreement on the terms hereof for the purchase of Certificate(s) (“Agreement”). This Order, when accepted by VS becomes the Agreement between you and VS.
This Agreement governs the relationship of the Parties concerning its subject matter, and supersedes all previous communications, representations, proposals, understandings, and agreements, either oral or written, unless otherwise stated hereinabove. This Agreement cannot be modified or amended except by agreement in writing, signed by VS and you. Notwithstanding any payment thereof, any invoice statements, purchase orders or other statements originating with you or your agents shall not satisfy the requirement of the preceding sentence. Conditions stated by you regarding the Order placed hereunder shall not affect this Agreement, and shall not be binding on VS if in conflict with, or in addition to, any of the provisions of this Agreement, unless expressly agreed to in writing by VS.
You agree that all trade names, trademarks, and copyrights of, or in use by, VS shall remain the sole exclusive property of VS or its licensor and that no rights are created in, nor shall inure to the benefit of, you. You further agree not to use or reproduce any trade names or trademarks of VS or any RCI-affiliated Resort(s) or belonging or licensed to VS, in any sales or promotional materials without the prior express written authorization of VS or the Resort(s), as applicable.
You further agree that by placing an Order, VS and/or its affiliates may, from time to time, send you information about their products, services and/or promotions. To Opt-Out, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will remove your name from our list.
Force Majeure: VS and its affiliates shall not be in default if failure to perform any obligation hereunder is caused by supervening conditions beyond VS’s control, including acts of God, civil commotion, strikes, terrorism or threatened terrorism, labor disputes, epidemics or outbreaks of sickness of national or international importance, such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (“SARS”), or governmental demands or restrictions (“Force Majeure Event”). In the event a Resort(s) week becomes unavailable due to a Force Majeure Event, you and/or Guest(s) will not receive a refund or alternate accommodation and you and/or Guest(s) hereby waive any related claims against VS or its affiliates.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: VS DOES NOT CONTROL THE RESORT(S) AND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACTIONS OR INACTIONS OF THE RESORT(S). IF YOU AND/OR GUEST(S) SHOULD INCUR INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGE THROUGH USE OF THIS CERTIFICATE(S) (WHETHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY), VS'S LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE FEES PAID TO VS TO PURCHASE THE CERTIFICATE(S) AND IN NO EVENT SHALL VS BE LIABLE FOR CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS OR LOST SAVINGS), ARISING FROM, RELATING TO, OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS CERTIFICATE(S), EVEN IF VS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OR COULD HAVE FORESEEN SUCH DAMAGES. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES REGARDLESS OF FORM OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE).
Notices: All notices hereunder shall be in writing and be deemed to have been duly given (a) when delivered by hand, (b) one (1) business day after being given to an express overnight courier, (c) when sent by confirmed facsimile, with a copy sent by another means under this section, or (d) five (5) days after the day of mailing, when mailed by certified or registered mail, return receipt requested, postage prepaid, and addressed to the respective parties as set forth on the Order form or at such other address as may be designated by a party in writing. With respect to notices to VS, you shall also mail a copy to the VS Global Legal Team at the following address: 300 Riverwalk Terrace, Suite 210, Jenks OK 74037.
This Agreement shall be governed, construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Oklahoma without regard to conflicts of laws principles. Any legal proceeding of any nature brought by either party against the other to enforce any right or obligation under this Agreement, or arising out of any matter pertaining to this Agreement, shall be submitted for trial, without jury, before the state courts located in Tulsa, OK and the United States District Court for the District of Oklahoma. The parties consent and submit to the non-exclusive personal jurisdiction of any such court and agree to accept service of process outside the State of Oklahoma in any matter to be submitted to any such court pursuant hereto. THE PARTIES WAIVE THE RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL IN ANY ACTION RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN YOU AND VS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (with the exception of Florida residents).
Miscellaneous: (a) You and VS agree that neither party is the legal representative or agent of, or has the power to obligate (or has the right to direct or supervise the daily affairs of) the other for any purposes whatsoever. No partnership, joint venture, agency, fiduciary, or employment relationship is intended or created by reason of this Agreement. (b) You agree to maintain (and if requested by VS, provide evidence of) insurance coverage with a reputable insurer in such amounts and types as commercially reasonable and customary with respect to your line of business; and agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless VS, its officers, directors, employees, and affiliates from and against any and all claims, demands, judgments, damages, suits, losses, costs, penalties, expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees), and liabilities of any kind or nature whatsoever arising out of or related to the acts or omissions under this Agreement, including but not limited to, the sale of Certificate(s). (c) Neither you nor VS shall, by mere lapse of time, without giving notice thereof, be deemed to have waived any breach by the other party of any of the provisions of this Agreement. The waiver by either VS or you of a particular breach of this Agreement shall not be construed as or constitute a continuing waiver of such breach or of other breaches of the same or other provisions of this Agreement. (d) Titles and headings are used for ease of reference only and do not affect the interpretation hereof. (e) If any part, term, or provision hereof shall be held illegal, unenforceable, or in conflict with any applicable law or regulation, the validity of the remaining portions or provisions hereof shall not be affected thereby. In such event, the parties shall make a good faith attempt to formulate a substitute lawful and enforceable provision to replace the offending provision that, to the extent practicable, accomplishes the intent and objectives of the offending provision. (f) No modification or waiver of any provision hereof shall be binding unless agreed to in writing by both parties.
Causes Matter LLC and related marks are registered trademarks and/or service marks in the United States and internationally. All rights reserved.
Causes Matter, LLC, 300 Riverwalk Terrace, Suite 210, Jenks OK 74037.
©2020 Causes Matter, LLC. All rights reserved.
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- USE OF THIS WEB SITE & INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
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- USER'S RESPONSIBILITIES
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- PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES
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(c) access or attempt to access VS's information technology systems, environments, networks, files, data or accounts to which express authorization has not been obtained (including access to data not intended for You), or log into a server or account that you are not authorized to access;
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- INFORMATION POSTED TO WEB SITE
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- LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEB SITES
This Web Site may contain links to third-party or Provider web sites not under VS's control or operation (the "Linked Sites"). The links will let you leave this Web Site and be directed to and access the Linked Sites, which you access at your own risk. You acknowledge that VS provides the Linked Sites for your convenience and information only. VS does not endorse, nor is it responsible for, any content, information, or other related materials, products or services found at any such Linked Sites or any links contained within such Linked Sites, whether or not VS is affiliated with the owners of such Linked Sites. Except as otherwise specified in these Terms or pursuant to VS's express written consent, you may not establish a hyperlink to this Web Site from your Web site or the Linked Sites, or provide any links that state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your web site or the Linked Sites by VS or the Providers.
- DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS
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- NO WAVSANTIES
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- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT SHALL VS, ITS AFFILIATED OR RELATED ENTITIES OR PROVIDERS, NOR ANY OF ITS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, DISTRIBUTION AND HOSTING OF THIS WEB SITE, BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, WHETHER ARISING UNDER CONTRACT, WAVSANTY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER VS (OR ITS AFFILIATED OR RELATED ENTITIES OR PROVIDERS) KNEW OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FROM THE USE OR ATTEMPTED USE OF THIS WEB SITE OR ANY OTHER LINKED SITE.
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VS operates this Web Site (excluding Linked Sites, over which it has no authority or control) from its offices within the State of Oklahoma (which may be subject to change from time to time at VS's sole discretion). The Web Site can be accessed from all 50 states, as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these places has laws that may differ from those of Oklahoma, by accessing this Web Site, you agree that these Terms and your use of the Web Site shall be governed in all respect by the internal substantive laws of the State of Oklahoma, without regard to any conflict of laws provisions, and shall not be governed by the United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods. You further agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts located in the State of Oklahoma for all disputes, cases and controversies regarding this Web Site, your use of this Web Site, and your relationship with VS. VS makes no representation that materials on this Web Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing them from territories where the Content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Web Site from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws, including laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
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- MESSAGE BOARDS
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You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any messages, information, or Content associated with the Forums, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such messages, information, or Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content VS creates or information submitted to VS by third parties, including without limitation, information in the Forums, and in all other parts of this Web Site.
- OTHER GENERAL PROVISIONS
These Terms are for the benefit of VS and the Providers, its and their officers, directors, employees, affiliated or related entities, agents, licensors, and suppliers. Each of these individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and enforce these Terms directly against you on its (or their own) behalf. VS's failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive VS's right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.
If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision will be struck and the remaining provisions enforced. Headings are for reference purposes only.
You and VS are dealing at arms' length, creating a commercial relationship. VS is not your Agent or your fiduciary. Many of VS's businesses and facilities may be independently owned and operated by independent franchisees and licensees. In such cases, these franchisees and licensees manage and operate the facilities, and they are the employers of all employees and contractors who work at the facilities. These franchisees are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by these Terms.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by VS.
Causes Matter and Causes Matter LLC and related marks are registered trademarks and/or service marks in the United States and internationally.
This is an offer to sell travel.
Causes Matter, LLC, 300 Riverwalk Terrace, Suite 210, Jenks OK 74037.
©2020 Causes Matter, LLC. All Rights Reserved.