Terms and Conditions
Our Terms and Conditions, Privacy and Security Policy are only available in English. If our Terms and Conditions, Privacy and Security Policy are translated into another language the English version will prevail.

(Our Terms and Conditions were last updated in September 2014)

Welcome to Metal and Steel (MetalAndSteel.com), online marketplace for metal and steel trading. Our Terms and Conditions are intended to help keep Metal and Steel a safe place to trade.

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS

By viewing the pages of this Website, you acknowledge that you have read and accepted Metal and Steel Terms and Conditions.

AMENDMENT OF TERMS

Metal and Steel Limited reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon publishing of the amended Terms and Conditions on this Website. You are responsible for ensuring you are familiar with the latest Terms and Conditions. Your continued use of the Services represents your agreement to be bound by the Terms and Conditions as amended.

TERMINOLOGY

In these Terms and Conditions, the following expressions are used:

  • “we”, “us” and “our” are a reference to Metal and Steel Limited
  • “you” and “your” are a reference to you
  • “Website”, “Portal” means the Metal and Steel Website
  • “Member”, “User” means a registered member of Metal and Steel Portal
  • “Item”, “Items” means your Products or Services published through the Website
  • “Services” means online Services that are offered by Metal and Steel Limited

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

The Website may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.

COPYRIGHT

All copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights on the Website and its content are owned by us in accordance to the copyright law. Copyright applies to the entire Website. Some content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics, all software and source codes connected with the Website) are obtained from the open source organisations (in agreement with GPL, LGPL, CC rules) to be used on the Website. None of the content of the Website may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without our prior written consent.

DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

The Website is provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether explicit or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, information, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website. We make no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.

We strive to provide a 99.9% Website availability or server uptime service but makes no warranty that the Website will be uninterrupted at all times.

ACCURATE INFORMATION

You warrant that you have provided complete, accurate and current personal and business information when registering as a Member. You must maintain and update your personal and business information held by us to ensure it is kept current at all times. We may contact you to verify these details.

WARNINGS

Transactions and all other contact between you and other Members are conducted entirely at your own risk. You agree that we take no responsibility or liability for any misconduct of any of its Members including, without limitation, Members that have registered under false pretences or who attempt to defraud you.

THE SERVICES

Becoming a Member is free. We generate revenue from the Services provided via its Portal and does not take part in the sale of products other than by providing our Website as a venue for Members. When you purchase our Services you enter into a binding contract with us.

PAYMENTS

If you make payments hereunder with a credit or charge card or an online payment account, you warrant that you are the cardholder or account holder and that the billing information provided is accurate, and you authorize Metal and Steel to charge the designated credit or charge card or online payment account for the total amount of the payment, including any sales or similar taxes. All payments and purchases made hereunder and/or in connection with the Website are non-refundable. Payments for our Services are preceded by PayPal. For more Information regarding payments between you and PayPal please read User Agreement for PayPal™ Service.

CANCELLATION OF OUR SERVICES

We have the right to suspend, change, withhold, limit, restrict, replace or terminate Services to the Member at any time, and for any reason, with or without notice. That includes our free and/or paid Services.

TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP

We may restrict, suspend or terminate your membership without entering into further discussions with you if a serious complaint or multiple complaints are received about you from other Members, if you breach these terms and conditions or if you misuse our Services. This includes but not limited to abusing our messaging Services; creating multiple or false profiles; asking Members for public or private investment; using your membership for scamming purposes; using pseudonym names; listing Items not relevant to the purpose of this Website; providing insufficient information about the business such as business name, business description and other information; infringing any intellectual property rights, or any other behaviour that us, at its sole discretion, deems contrary to its purpose. In addition, and without limiting the foregoing, we have adopted a policy of terminating accounts immediately for Members who, at our sole discretion, are deemed to be infringers. We reserve the right to ask the Member to correct their personal or/and business information on the Website.

Following termination of the Member's Membership for any reason, such Member may potentially NOT be permitted to become a Member again at a later date. Account termination may be permanent, at the sole and absolute discretion of Metal and Steel.

You are entitled to close your Account and terminate this Agreement at any time and for any reason by contacting us here.

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP FEE

The Premium Membership Fee is a recurring monthly fee payable by the Member. The initial payment of the Premium Membership Fee is due and payable in full upon the date of the Member's registration as a Premium Member on the Website. Subsequent payments shall be due and payable upon the passage of every consecutive 30 day period thereafter, continuously, for as long as the Member remains a Premium Member on the Website.

Metal and Steel will automatically charge Member's account for the monthly Premium Membership fee at the applicable membership rate unless member cancels its premium membership before the upcoming premium membership fee payment date. In the event Metal and Steel is unable to charge Member's account the applicable premium membership fee, Metal and Steel deserves the right to terminate member's right to use the paid services.

CHANGES TO OUR FEES

We reserve the right to change the fees charged for any of our Services at any time with or without notice.

REFUNDS

If suspension or termination results from a breach of these Terms and Conditions, no refund of any kind will be available. If you request to cancel your paid Services before the end of the term of that Service, no refund shall be issued to the Member.

CONSENT TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS

By your continued use of the Services following the publishing of this Terms and Conditions, you agree to these Terms and Conditions.

These Terms and Conditions should be read in conjunction with our Privacy and Security Policy and any additional applicable terms published on the Website.

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