Last modified: 11/28/2021
QVI, Inc., dba The Galley (“The Galley”) ”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it
through our compliance with this policy. This Statement of Privacy applies to The Galley Website and
governs data collection and usage. By using The Galley website, you consent to the data practices
described in this statement
Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and
access or use the Site.
This policy may change from time to time, as described below. Your continued use of the Site after we
make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy frequently for
Use of the Services by Persons Under 21 Not Permitted
The Galley intends only persons who are 21 years or older to use the Services. Any use of the Services by
persons under the age of 21 is strictly prohibited. You agree that by using this website you represent
that you are at least 21 years old and that you are legally able to enter into this Agreement. Use of the
website by persons under 21 is strictly prohibited.
Our Services, including our website, are intended for a mature audience. We do not direct any of our
content at children. Do not supply to us or disclose on the Services any personal information of any
person under 21 years of age, as we do not intend to collect information from anyone under 21 or invite
them to view or participate in this website or sign up for communications from us
Collection of Your Personal Information
Users who register for mailing lists on our website will receive the option to receive newsletters,
promotions, and other special benefits. We may collect names, email addresses, telephone numbers,
and mailing addresses or telephone numbers from such users. The Galley also collects anonymous
demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences,
interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by
The Galley. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times
and referring Website addresses. This information is used by The Galley for the operation of the website
service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of The Galley
We may also collect information that you voluntarily enter, such as in comment or feedback sections,
that may include personal information, as well as other information that is automatically collected or
and transmitted to others at your own risk.
settings, preferences, and selections as you surf through our website with your web browser. We may
use web cookies in order to maintain your web browser’s website session, track your use of our website,
and to store your preferences and selections. Third-party cookies from Google and other companies are
also used to display promotions and advertisements relevant to you, track your website usage, and to
generate website usage analytics.
For your privacy, They Galley’s and third-party cookies are designed to not store personally identifiable
data. We do not store personal information in cookies, nor transmit personal information to third
parties via cookies.
If you prefer not to receive cookies, you may configure your browser not to accept them at all, or to
notify and require approval before accepting new cookies. Some web pages/sites may not function
properly if the cookies are turned off, or you may have to provide the same information each time you
visit those pages.
We may use the following types of cookies:
• Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around
the Site and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.
• Performance cookies: These cookies collect information about how you and other Users use the
website, for instance which pages you go to most often, and if you get error messages from web
pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a user. All information these
cookies collect is aggregated and so anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website
• Functionality cookies: These cookies allow us to remember choices you make (such as your
username, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features.
These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to parts of web pages that
you can customize. They may also be used to provide Services you have asked for such as
commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and they
cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
Information Collected Automatically or Passively
We may use automatic data collection technologies in order to collect certain information about your
equipment, browsing activities, and patterns, including details of your visits to our website, including
location data, traffic data, logs, and other communication data; and information about your computer
and Internet connection, including your IP address, browser and operating system.
We may also use third party proprietary analytics metrics technologies such as Google Analytics to
collect non-personal information when you use our website on your personal computer or mobile
device. These tools and technologies use server log files, Cookies, and other tracking technologies to
collect and analyze broad demographic information about the visitors to our website.
The information collected automatically may include personal information or we may maintain it or
associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties, allowing us
to improve your experience and recognize you when you return to our Site.
Use of Your Personal Information
The Galley may collect and use your personal information to operate The Galley website and deliver the
services you have requested. The Galley also may contact you by email, regular mail, text message, or
telephone from time to time with information about our new products and services, special offers,
upcoming events, and changes to this Website, or surveys to conduct research about your opinion of
current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
The Galley does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. The Galley may, from time to
time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of
interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address,
telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, The Galley may share data with
trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer
support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal
information except to provide these services to The Galley, and they are required to maintain the
confidentiality of your information.
The Galley does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political
affiliations, without your explicit consent.
The Galley keeps track of the pages our customers visit within The Galley website, in order to determine
what The Galley services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and
advertising within The Galley to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a
particular subject area.
The Galley will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in
the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with
legal process served on The Galley or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The
Galley; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The Galley, or
Where We Store Your Personal Data
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers located in the United States. Where we
have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access the Site, you are
responsible for keeping this password confidential. You must not share a password with anyone. Any
payment transactions will be encrypted using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we
will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data
transmitted to our Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information,
we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
Accessing Your Information
You may also send us an email at Info@TheGalleySR.com to request access to, correct, or delete any
personal information that you have provided to us. We may not accommodate a request to change
information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the
information to be incorrect.
The Galley has reasonable security measures in place designed to prevent accidental loss of your
personal information and from unauthorized access, use alteration, or disclosure of the information that
we obtain from you. Such measures include, but are not limited to, access controls, monitoring, and the
utilization of encryption to securely transmit sensitive information. Please keep in mind, however, that
whenever you give out personal information online or at any store, there is a risk that third parties may
intercept and use that information.
We strive to protect your personal information and privacy, but we cannot guarantee the security of any
information you disclose. By using the Services, you expressly acknowledge and agree that we do not
guarantee the security of any data provided to or received by us through the Services and that any
personal information, general information, or other data or information received from you to us is
provided to us at your own risk, which you expressly assume. We are not responsible for circumvention
of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the website.
Third Party Links and Privacy Policies
This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website. The Galley encourages
you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from The Galley so that you can
understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. The Galley encourages you to
be aware when you leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website
that collects personally identifiable information. The Galley is not responsible for the privacy statements
or other content on websites outside of The Galley.
We may choose to buy or sell businesses or assets. In these types of transactions, user information is
typically one of the business assets that are transferred. Also, if The Galley’s business (or substantially
all of its assets are acquired, or in the unlikely event that we go out of business or enter bankruptcy,
user information would be one of the assets that is transferred to or acquired by a third party. You
acknowledge and agree that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Company may continue
to use your personal information as set forth in this Policy.
California Privacy Rights
Under California Civil Code sections 1798.83-1798.84, California residents are entitled to ask us for a
notice identifying the categories of personal customer information which Company shares with third
parties for marketing purposes, and providing contact information for such third parties. If you are a
California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to the following
address: QVI Inc., 3230 Sebastopol Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95407.
Opting Out after Signing Up to Receive Communications
When you register for an account on our website, you consent to receive certain communications from
us. If you do not want to receive these communications, you may opt out from receiving promotional
emails by clicking “unsubscribe” in the link we include in these emails
If you create an account with us, and decide to delete your account, you may do so by emailing us at
Info@TheGalleySR.com. If you delete your account, any association between your account and
information we store will no longer be accessible through your account. But, any public activity on your
account before it was deleted will remain stored on our servers and will remain accessible to the public.
We may retain an archived copy of your records as required by law or for legitimate business purposes.
Privacy Statement Changes
The Galley will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect community and user feedback.
The Galley encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how The Galley is
protecting your information.
Personal Information, or wish to review all of your Personal Information, you may contact us via e-mail
at Info@TheGalleySR.com. We will use our best commercially reasonable efforts to promptly answer
your question and determine and remedy ay concern.
TheGalleySR.com website (“Website”) is operated by QVI, Inc., dba The Galley (“The Galley,”
“Company,” “Us” or “We”). Your use of and access to this Website is conditional upon your acceptance
describes our data collection, use, and sharing practices.
to the Website.
This Website is intended to be used and accessed only by persons who are 21 years or older. You agree
that by using this Website you represent that you are at least 21 years old and that you are legally able
to enter into this Agreement. Use of the Website by persons under 21 is strictly prohibited. No
information obtained by this website falls within the Child Online Privacy Act (COPA) and is not
monitored as doing so.
To access this Website or some of the resources it has to offer, you may be asked to provide certain
sign-up details or other information. It is a condition of your use of this Website that all the information
you provide on this Website will be correct, current, and complete. If we believe the information you
provide is not correct, current, or complete, we have the right to refuse you access to this Website or
any of its resources, and to terminate or suspend your access at any time, without notice.
Intellectual Property Rights
Any unauthorized use of any trademarks, trade dress, copyrighted materials, or any other intellectual
property belonging to The Galley or any affiliated third party is strictly prohibited
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 The Galley or its affiliated brands and
content suppliers and protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this
site is the exclusive property of The Galley, with copyright authorship for this collection by The Galley,
and protected by international copyright laws.
The Galley’s trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that
is not The Galley’s in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner
that disparages or discredits The Galley. All other trademarks not owned by The Galley 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 The Galley or its subsidiaries.
The Galley grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site. The material and
content (hereinafter referred to as the “Content”) accessible from this Website is the proprietary
information of The Galley or the party that provided the Content to us, and The Galley or the party that
provided the Content to us retains all right, title, and interest in the Content.
You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of
The Galley so long as the link does not portray The Galley, its brands and affiliates, or their products or
services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter.
The Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way
without the prior written consent of The Galley, or unless authorized in writing elsewhere on our
Website, except that you may print out a copy of the Content solely for your personal use. In doing so,
you may not remove or alter, or cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, trade name,
service mark, or any other proprietary notice or legend appearing on any of the Content. 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 The Galley and our associates without express written
consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing The Galley’s name or
trademarks without the express written consent of The Galley. Modification or use of the Content
unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by The Galley.
This Website may link to, or be linked to, websites not maintained or controlled by The Galley. Those
links are provided as a convenience and The Galley is not responsible for examining or evaluating the
content or accuracy of, and does not warrant or endorse, any third-party website or any products or
services made available through those websites. Please take care when leaving the Website to visit a
We assume no responsibility or liability for any actions or communications by you or any unrelated third
party within or outside of this Website.
Site Content Changes
We may update the content on the Website from time to time, but its content is not necessarily
complete or up-to-date. Any of the material on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and
we are under no obligation to update such material.
Use of Website at Own Risk
You understand that The Galley cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for
downloading from the Internet will be free of viruses, worms, or other code that may manifest
contaminating or destructive properties. Your use of the Website is at your own risk and you, alone, are
responsible for any damage to your computer hardware, software, systems, and networks, any loss of
data that results from the download of any data from the Website, and any other damage that may be
incurred. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your
particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to
this Website for the reconstruction of any lost data. The Galley does not assume any responsibility or
risk for your use of the Internet.
Disclaimer of Warranties
THE CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND,
EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. NEITHER THE GALLEY OR ANY PERSON ON THE GALLEY’S BEHALF HAS
MADE OR MAKES ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATSOEVER, EITHER
ORAL OR WRITTEN, REGARDING THE INFORMATION OR PRODUCTS AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE,
INCLUDING ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE,
WHETHER ARISING BY LAW, COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, USAGE OF TRADE, OR
OTHERWISE, ALL OF WHICH ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT IN OBTAINING
INFORMATION OR PRODUCTS THROUGH THE WEBSITE YOU ARE NOT RELYING ON ANY
REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY MADE BY THE GALLEY, OR ANY OTHER PERSON ON THE GALLEY’S
BEHALF. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE LAW RELATED TO
CANNABIS, AND BY PROVIDING ACCESS TO CANNABIS TO VISITORS OF THE WEBSITE THE GALLEY IS IN
NO WAY GUARANTEEING THE LEGALITY OF THE POSSESSION OR USE OF CANNABIS FOR YOUR
THE GALLEY MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE
RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN
THE GALLEY DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING USE, OR THE RESULT OF
USE, OF THE CONTENT IN TERMS OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. THE CONTENT MAY
INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND THE GALLEY MAY MAKE
CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, YOU ASSUME ALL RISK AND LIABILITY FOR
THE RESULTS OF THE POSSESSION OR USE OF CANNABIS OBTAINED FROM THE GALLEY AND/OR
THROUGH THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, GENERAL EFFECTIVENESS, YOUR ACTIONS
WHILE USING CANNABIS, AND CONFLICT BETWEEN STATE AND FEDERAL LAW, AND REGARDLESS OF
ANY ORAL OR WRITTEN STATEMENTS MADE BY THE GALLEY, BY WAY OF ADVICE OR OTHERWISE,
RELATED TO THE POSSESSION OR USE OF CANNABIS.
THE GALLEY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM THE GALLEY ARE
FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW,
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE GALLEY OR ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS,
SUBSIDIARIES OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF
THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR LOST PROFITS, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR UNFORESEEABLE, OR
ATTORNEYS’ FEES, COSTS OR PREJUDGMENT INTEREST BASED ON CLAIMS OF THE OTHER PARTY OR ANY
OTHER PARTY ARISING OUT OF BREACH OR FAILURE OF EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY, BREACH OF
CONTRACT, MISREPRESENTATION, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY IN TORT, FAILURE OF ANY REMEDY TO
ACHIEVE ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE, OR OTHERWISE.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION
OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF
THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH
ANY PORTION OF THE WEBSITE OR WITH THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE
REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THE WEBSITE.
Limitation on Liability
We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information on the Website. Any
reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and
responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Site,
or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
The Site includes content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other users and
third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators, and/or reporting services. All statements and/or opinions
expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than
the content provided by The Galley, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity
providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Galley. We are
not responsible, or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided
by any third parties.
IN NO EVENT WILL THE GALLEY, ITS AFFILIATES, OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES,
AGENTS, OFFICERS, OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY,
ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, ANY
WEBSITES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE, OR ANY ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE
WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE
DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL
DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF
USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, ATTORNEY’S FEES, WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING
NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.
IN NO EVENT WILL THE COLLECTIVE LIABILITY OF THE GALLEY AND ITS AFFILIATES, AND THEIR
LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS, TO ANY PARTY
(REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE
AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO THE GALLEY IN THE 12 MONTHS PRECEEDING THE EVENTS THAT LED TO
THE CAUSE OF ACTION, OR, IF GREATER, FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500).
You will indemnify and hold The Galley, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, content providers, service
providers, employees, agents, officers, directors, and contractors (hereinafter known as the
"Indemnified Parties”) harmless from any breach that arises out of or in connection with (1) your access
to or use of the Website, including to obtain cannabis products; (2) your misuse of any material, data, or
other data downloaded or otherwise obtained from the Website; or (3) your breach of these Terms of
Use. You agree that the Indemnified Parties will have no liability in connection with any such breach or
unauthorized use, and you agree to indemnify any and all resulting loss, damages, judgments, awards,
costs, expenses, and attorney’s fees of the Indemnified Parties in connection therewith. You will also
indemnify and hold the Indemnified Parties harmless from and against any claims brought by third
parties arising out of your use of the information accessed from this Website.
If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says: “A general
release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the
time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with
California’s Proposition 65 requires the provision of a warning to California consumers regarding
products containing certain chemicals. We are providing the Proposition 65 warning for the products
that are depicted or offered for sale on or through our Website:
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including beta-myrcene, which is known to the
State of California to cause cancer, and THC (Δ⁹-Tetrahydrocannabinol or Delta-9-
Tetrahydrocannabinol), which is known to the State of California to cause reproductive harm. For more
information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
While we make every effort to feature products responsibly, we also want our customers to make
informed purchasing decisions, including learning more about Proposition 65. For more information
about Proposition 65, please visit the California OEHHA Proposition 65 program at www.oehha.ca.gov.
Information You Provide
The Galley will treat any personal information that you submit through this Website in accordance with
If we offer an opportunity for public comment and other submissions, you may not post, send, submit,
publish, or transmit in connection with this Website any material that:
• you do not have the right to post, including proprietary material of any third party;
• advocates illegal activity or discusses an intent to commit an illegal act;
• vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or indecent;
• does not pertain directly to this Website;
• threatens or abuses others, libels, defames, invades privacy, stalks, is obscene, pornographic,
racist, abusive, harassing, threatening or offensive;
• seeks to exploit or harm children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for
personally identifiable details or otherwise;
• infringes any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person, including violating
anyone’s copyrights or trademarks or their rights of publicity;
• violates any law or may be considered to violate any law;
• impersonates or misrepresents your connection to any other entity or person or otherwise
manipulates headers or identifiers to disguise the origin of the content;
• advertises any commercial endeavor (e.g., offering for sale products or services) or otherwise
engages in any commercial activity (e.g., conducting raffles or contests, displaying sponsorship
banners, and/or soliciting goods or services) except as may be specifically authorized on this
• solicits funds, advertisers or sponsors;
• includes programs which contain viruses, worms and/or Trojan horses or any other computer
code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer
software or hardware or telecommunications;
• disrupts the normal flow of dialogue, causes a screen to scroll faster than other users are able to
type, or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time
activities via this Website;
• includes MP3 format files;
• amounts to a ‘pyramid’ or similar scheme;
• disobeys any policy or regulations established from time to time regarding use of this Website or
any networks connected to this Website; or
• contains hyperlinks to other Websites that contain content that falls within the descriptions set
Although under no obligation to do so, we reserve the right to monitor use of this Website to determine
reason. Notwithstanding these rights, you remain solely responsible for the content of your submissions.
You acknowledge and agree that neither The Galley nor any third party that provides Content to The
Galley will assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by The Galley or such third party with
respect to any submission.
We care about the security and integrity of your personal information. But we cannot guarantee that
unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat the security measures we have in place, or use
your personal information for improper purposes. You acknowledge and agree that you provide your
personal information at your own risk.
Any passwords used for this Website are for individual use only. You will be responsible for the security
of your password (if any). The Galley will be entitled to monitor your password and, at its discretion,
require you to change it. If you use a password that The Galley considers insecure, The Galley will be
entitled to require the password to be changed and/or terminate your account.
You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this Website to
compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools
designed for compromising security (e.g., password guessing programs, cracking tools or network
probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, The
Galley reserves the right to release your details to system administrators at other Websites in order to
assist them in resolving security incidents. The Galley reserves the right to investigate suspected
The Galley reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order
requesting or directing The Galley to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, or
BY ACCEPTING THIS AGREEMENT YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE GALLEY FROM ANY CLAIMS
RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY THE GALLEY DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS
AND/OR FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER [THE GALLEY]
OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
conflicts of law. You specifically consent to personal jurisdiction in California in connection with any
deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. These
Notwithstanding the foregoing, any additional terms and conditions on this Website will govern the
items to which they pertain.
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to this Website or to products you purchase or receive
through The Galley shall be submitted to confidential mediation in California, United States, except that,
to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate The Galley’s intellectual property
rights, The Galley may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the
state of California, United States, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.
In the event Mediation is unsuccessful, within thirty (30) calendar days of mediation, the Dispute shall
be finally settled by binding arbitration administered pursuant to JAMS’ Comprehensive Arbitration
Rules and Procedures and in accordance with the Expedited Procedures in those Rules (or, if mutually
agreed to by the Parties, pursuant to JAMS’ Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures). Any
Dispute submitted to final, binding arbitration shall be heard in Santa Rosa, California by a single
arbitrator mutually chosen by the Parties in writing, who shall be a retired judge or litigator with five (5)
years or more of experience with claims similar to the Dispute. The arbitrator shall not have any power
to alter, amend, modify or change any of the terms of this Agreement nor to grant any remedy that is
either prohibited by the terms of this Agreement, or not available in a court of law. The arbitrator is not
empowered to award attorneys’ fees, or punitive or exemplary damages, except where such damages
permitted by statute, and the Parties waive any right to recover any such damages. In the event this
arbitration agreement or a resulting arbitration award is subject to review by a court, such court shall
use the arbitrary and capricious standard of review. Prior to an arbitrator’s final decision on a Dispute,
the costs of any arbitration, including any JAMS administration fee, the arbitrator’s fee, and costs for the
use of facilities during the hearings, shall be borne equally by the Parties to the arbitration. Judgment
on a final award rendered by the arbitrators may be entered and enforced in any court of competent
Notwithstanding the foregoing, in the event of any actual, alleged or threatened violation of
confidentiality or violation of the Galley’s intellectual property or other proprietary rights, The Galley
may immediately resort to court proceedings in a court of competent jurisdiction as set forth above in
order to seek immediate injunctive relief without posting of a bond, proof of damages or other similar
requirement. The institution of any action for injunctive relief shall not constitute a waiver of the right or
obligation of any party to submit any claim seeking relief other than injunctive relief to arbitration.
The parties agree that they must initiate arbitration within one (1) year after any Dispute arose;
otherwise, the Dispute is permanently barred.
with respect to your access to and use of the Website. The Galley’s failure to enforce any provision of
from the remaining provisions and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect. The
regarding indemnification, limitation of our liability, or dispute resolution) will continue in effect beyond
At its sole discretion, The Galley may modify or discontinue the Website, or may modify or terminate
your account or your access to this Website, for any reason, with or without liability to you or any third
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