Terms of service
Terms of service
This website is operated by Blvck Limited. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to Blvck Limited. Blvck Limited offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.
By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.
Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.
Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.
Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
SECTION 1 - ONLINE STORE TERMS
By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use the Site.
You may not use our products for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your Services.
SECTION 2 - GENERAL CONDITIONS
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us.
The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.
SECTION 3 - ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION
We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.
This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.
SECTION 4 - MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES
Prices for our products are subject to change without notice.
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time.
We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
SECTION 5 - PRODUCTS OR SERVICES
Certain products or services may be available exclusively online through the website. These products or services may have limited quantities and are subject to return or exchange only according to our Return Policy.
We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors and images of our products that appear at the store. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display of any color will be accurate.
We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our products or Services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any products or services that we offer. All descriptions of products or product pricing are subject to change at anytime without notice, at the sole discretion of us. We reserve the right to discontinue any product at any time. Any offer for any product or service made on this site is void where prohibited.
We do not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.
SECTION 6 - ACCURACY OF BILLING AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION
We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. In the event that we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e‑mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors.
You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made at our store. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.
For more detail, please review our Returns Policy.
SECTION 7 - OPTIONAL TOOLS
We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control nor input.
You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools ”as is” and “as available” without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools.
Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).
We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject to these Terms of Service.
SECTION 8 - THIRD-PARTY LINKS
Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third-parties.
Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties.
We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party.
SECTION 9 - USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.
We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service.
You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third-party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your comments will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false e‑mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third-party.
SECTION 10 - KNOW YOUR CLIENT AND KNOW YOUR TRANSACTIONS OF NFT (NON-FUNGIBLE TOKENS) TRANSACTIONS
Blvck Limited reserves the right, together with subcontractors to conduct KYC (Know your Customer) and KYC (Know your Transactions) checks as appropriate to authenticate purchasers of NFTs sold by Blvck Limited (for the purposes of the these terms and conditions, the NFTs known as Blvck Genesis) and complete the purchase process. This may involve requiring the purchasers to provide identity documents or information such as the purchaser's name, surname, date of birth, place of birth, nationality, address, email and phone number.
The purchaser is obligated to provide correct and complete data. Blvck Limited shall take such steps as it deems necessary in the event that the purchaser fails to provide correct and complete data.
Following the sale of Blvck Genesis NFTs, Blvck Limited will have the right to collect the aforementioned data in on a proactive basis in relation to the NFT related activities including but not limited to giveaways, discount purchases, acceptance to invitations of events.
SECTION 11 - PERSONAL INFORMATION
SECTION 12 - ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS
Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).
We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website, should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.
SECTION 13 - PROHIBITED USES
In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service, you are prohibited from using the site or its content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.
SECTION 14 - DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.
We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable.
You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you.
You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and 'as available' for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.
In no case shall Blvck Limited, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
SECTION 15 - INDEMNIFICATION
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Blvck Limited and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.
SECTION 16 - SEVERABILITY
In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.
SECTION 17 - TERMINATION
The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.
These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.
If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).
SECTION 18 - ENTIRE AGREEMENT
The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).
Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party.
SECTION 19 - GOVERNING LAW
These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ireland.
SECTION 20 - CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICE
You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at this page.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes.
SECTION 21 - CONTACT INFORMATION
Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at email@example.com.
ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING POLICY
BLVCK GENESIS NFT, PASSIVE STAKING PLATFORM, PRODUCT GIVEAWAY, BLVCK.COM NFT WEBSITE CONNECTIVITY, NFC CARD FOR BLVCK GENESIS NFT HOLDERS
THIS ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING (AML) POLICY ("POLICY") IS ESTABLISHED BY BLVCK LIMITED ("BLVCK") TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING AND COUNTER-TERRORIST FINANCING REGULATIONS IN THE IRISH JURISDICTION AND RELEVANT EU REGULATIONS OR DIRECTIVES. THIS POLICY APPLIES TO THE SALE OF NFTS, INCLUDING THE NFT COLLECTION, BLVCK GENESIS, AS WELL AS ALL NEW AND FUTURE COLLECTIONS ("NFT SALES").
- AML: ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING
- CDD: CUSTOMER DUE DILIGENCE
- KYC: KNOW YOUR CLIENT
- NFT: NON-FUNGIBLE TOKEN
- AML AND KYC REQUIREMENTS
3.1 CUSTOMER DUE DILIGENCE (CDD)
BLVCK IS COMMITTED TO CONDUCTING THOROUGH CUSTOMER DUE DILIGENCE ON ALL USERS ENGAGING IN NFT SALES. THE CDD PROCESS INVOLVES COLLECTING AND VERIFYING CERTAIN IDENTIFICATION AND OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION FROM USERS. THE FOLLOWING CDD MEASURES WILL BE IMPLEMENTED:
3.1.1 IDENTITY VERIFICATION
USERS PARTICIPATING IN NFT SALES MAY BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE VALID IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS, SUCH AS GOVERNMENT-ISSUED IDENTIFICATION CARDS OR PASSPORTS. BLVCK MAY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY OF THESE DOCUMENTS USING RELIABLE AND INDEPENDENT SOURCES.
3.1.2 ADDRESS VERIFICATION
BLVCK MAY COLLECT AND VERIFY THE RESIDENTIAL ADDRESSES OF USERS. ACCEPTABLE PROOF OF ADDRESS INCLUDES UTILITY BILLS, BANK STATEMENTS, OR GOVERNMENT-ISSUED DOCUMENTS. THE ADDRESS VERIFICATION WILL BE CONDUCTED USING RELIABLE AND INDEPENDENT SOURCES, FOR EXAMPLE THROUGH SHOPIFY.
3.1.3 POLITICALLY EXPOSED PERSONS (PEPS) AND SANCTIONED INDIVIDUALS
BLVCK MAY SCREEN USERS AGAINST PEP AND SANCTIONS LISTS AS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE REGULATIONS. IF A USER IS IDENTIFIED AS A PEP OR A SANCTIONED INDIVIDUAL, ENHANCED DUE DILIGENCE MEASURES WILL BE UNDERTAKEN.
3.2 KNOW YOUR CLIENT (KYC)
BLVCK WILL ENDEAVOUR TO COLLECT ADEQUATE INFORMATION TO UNDERSTAND THE NATURE OF THE CLIENT'S BUSINESS AND THE PURPOSE OF THEIR TRANSACTIONS. THE KYC PROCESS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:
3.2.1 RISK ASSESSMENT
BLVCK WILL ASSESS THE RISK ASSOCIATED WITH EACH USER BASED ON FACTORS SUCH AS THE TRANSACTION VOLUME, SOURCE OF FUNDS, AND JURISDICTION. USERS IDENTIFIED AS HIGH-RISK WILL BE SUBJECT TO ENHANCED DUE DILIGENCE PROCEDURES.
3.2.2 ONGOING MONITORING
BLVCK MAY IMPLEMENT A SYSTEM FOR ONGOING MONITORING OF USER ACTIVITIES TO DETECT SUSPICIOUS OR UNUSUAL TRANSACTIONS. ANY TRANSACTIONS THAT RAISE SUSPICIONS WILL BE REPORTED TO THE RELEVANT AUTHORITIES.
- DATA COLLECTION FOR GIVEAWAYS, DISCOUNTS, CREDIT VETTING AND CRYPTOCURRENCY PAYMENTS (WHERE APPLICABLE)
BLVCK MAY COLLECT USER DATA FOR THE PURPOSES OF CONDUCTING PRODUCT GIVEAWAYS, OFFERING DISCOUNTS, AND CREDIT VETTING. THE COLLECTION AND USE OF USER DATA WILL BE CARRIED OUT IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE DATA PROTECTION LAWS AND REGULATIONS. USERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH CLEAR AND TRANSPARENT INFORMATION REGARDING THE PURPOSE AND USE OF THEIR DATA, IN LINE WITH RELEVANT DATA PROTECTION REQUIREMENTS.
- PROCEDURE FOR DATA COLLECTION BY BLVCK LIMITED
5.1 DATA COLLECTION PROCESS
BLVCK WILL COLLECT USER DATA THROUGH SECURE AND ENCRYPTED PLATFORMS, INCLUDING SHOPIFY BY WAY OF SHOPIFY CREDIT CHEQUES. THE DATA COLLECTION PROCESS WILL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING STEPS:
5.1.1 DATA COLLECTION AND VERIFICATION
BLVCK WILL COLLECT AND VERIFY USER DATA NECESSARY FOR AML AND KYC PURPOSES, AS WELL AS FOR CONDUCTING PRODUCT GIVEAWAYS, OFFERING DISCOUNTS, CREDIT VETTING AND FACILITATING CRYPTOCURRENCY PAYMENTS (WHERE APPLICABLE). THE DATA COLLECTED WILL BE LIMITED TO WHAT IS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS NEEDS.
5.1.2 DATA STORAGE AND PROTECTION
BLVCK WILL ENSURE THAT USER DATA IS SECURELY STORED AND PROTECTED AGAINST UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, LOSS, OR THEFT. APPROPRIATE TECHNICAL AND ORGANIZATIONAL MEASURES WILL BE IMPLEMENTED TO SAFEGUARD USER DATA.
5.1.3 DATA RETENTION
USER DATA WILL BE RETAINED FOR THE DURATION REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS. ONCE THE DATA IS NO LONGER NECESSARY FOR THE SPECIFIED PURPOSE, IT WILL BE SECURELY DELETED OR ANONYMIZED.
- TRAINING AND AWARENESS
BLVCK WILL PROVIDE REGULAR TRAINING AND AWARENESS PROGRAMS TO ITS STAFF REGARDING AML, KYC, AND DATA PROTECTION REQUIREMENTS. STAFF MEMBERS WILL BE EDUCATED ON THEIR OBLIGATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH THIS POLICY AND RELEVANT REGULATIONS.
- REGULATORY COMPLIANCE AND REPORTING
BLVCK IS COMMITTED TO COMPLYING WITH ALL APPLICABLE AML REGULATIONS AND DIRECTIVES. IN CASE OF ANY SUSPICION OR DETECTION OF MONEY LAUNDERING OR TERRORIST FINANCING ACTIVITIES, BLVCK WILL PROMPTLY REPORT THE SUSPICIOUS TRANSACTION TO THE APPROPRIATE AUTHORITIES.
- REVIEW AND AMENDMENTS
THIS AML POLICY WILL BE SUBJECT TO PERIODIC REVIEW TO ENSURE ITS EFFECTIVENESS AND COMPLIANCE WITH REGULATORY CHANGES. ANY AMENDMENTS OR UPDATES TO THIS POLICY WILL BE COMMUNICATED TO STAFF AND USERS AS REQUIRED.
LAST UPDATE: 2 JUNE 2023