Groundwork Coffee Company - Legal Terms and Conditions / Refund Policy / Privacy Policy
The following terms and conditions govern the use of the groundworkcoffee.com website and all content, and products available at or through the website. The Website is owned and operated by Groundwork Coffee Company, Inc. The Website is offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, Groundwork’s Privacy Policy – below) and procedures that may be published from time to time on this Site by Groundwork (collectively, the “Agreement”).

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the web site, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. 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.
 
Your groundworkcoffee.com Account.
You agree that you are liable for purchases made through your groundworkcoffee.com Account and assume responsibility for taking reasonable action to safeguard your account information to prevent unauthorized purchases. You further agree to notify Groundwork promptly should you become aware of any actual or potential compromise of your Account information so that Groundwork may take appropriate actions to safeguard Groundwork’s legal interests.

Content Posted on Other Websites.
We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which groundworkcoffee.com links, and that link to groundworkcoffee.com. Groundwork does not have any control over those non-Groundwork websites and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-Groundwork website or webpage, Groundwork does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Groundwork disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-Groundwork websites and webpages.

Copyright Infringement and DMCA Policy. As Groundwork asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by Groundworkcoffee.com violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Groundwork in accordance with Groundwork’s Digital Millennium Copyright Act (”DMCA”) Policy. Groundwork will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material.
Intellectual Property. This Agreement does not transfer from Groundwork to you any Groundwork or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Groundwork. Groundwork, Groundworkcoffee.com, the Groundwork Coffee logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Groundworkcoffee.com, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Groundwork or Groundwork’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Groundwork or third-party trademarks.

Changes. Groundwork reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. Groundwork may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website. Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Termination. Groundwork may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your Groundworkcoffee.com account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Website. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Disclaimer of Warranties. The Website is provided “as is”. Groundwork and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither Groundwork nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that the Website will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted.

Limitation of Liability. In no event will Groundwork, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement or substitute products or services; or (iii) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Groundwork. Groundwork shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
Return Policy Coffee. We do not accept returns on coffee due to the perishable nature of coffee. However, we are quite willing to resolve problems as they arise. If you have any issues with your coffee, or if there are errors in your order, please contact us at info@groundworkcoffee.com or 818-506-6020 within 2 days of receiving your order. We will do our best to ensure that you are satisfied.
Return Policy Merchandise (non-coffee items). We would like you to be satisfied with your purchase. All Returns or Exchanges on merchandise (non-coffee) items must be done within 30 days of the purchase date. Items purchased online can only be returned to our Headquarters, they can’t be returned to our café locations. Please email your order number, name, reason for a Return/Exchange, and the item and quantity you wish to Return/Exchange to info@Groundworkcoffee.com (or call us at 818-506-6020). We will contact you with information on how your return will be processed. We will not refund the price of shipping. All returns should be sent to:
Groundwork Coffee Roasters
Attn: Customer Service
5457 Cleon Ave
North Hollywood, CA
91601
USA

Security for your credit card. Groundwork Coffee does not store any sensitive card holder information. When you place an order with us, your information is encrypted using strong encryption and directly and securely transmitted to our card processor. Our card processor is a leader in secure payment processing, and is fully compliant with all industry standards, including PCI compliance. On subsequent orders, or in the case of subscriptions, they use the stored information to process the charge, and let us know payment has been made. Groundwork staff doesn’t have access to any sensitive card holder data at any time during an electronic purchase.
As Is. All items sold are sold “As is” and without warranty of any kind. Groundwork Coffee disclaims any warranty whether implied or implicit.
Indemnification. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Groundwork, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to out of your violation this Agreement.
Miscellaneous. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Groundwork and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Groundwork, or by the posting by Groundwork of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of the Website will be governed by the laws of the state of California, U.S.A., excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the state and federal courts located in Los Angeles, California.
Privacy Policy
Information that is gathered:
In common with other websites, log files are stored on the web server saving details such as the visitor’s IP address, browser type, referring page and time of visit.

Cookies will be used to remember visitor preferences when interacting with the website.
Where registration is required, the visitor’s email and a username will be stored on the server along with shipping and billing addresses and any preferences.

Our card processor stores all credit card information. They conduct the entire credit card transaction using industry standard 128 bit SSL encryption.  We only store a record that the transaction took place.

How the Information is used
The information is used to enhance the visitor’s experience when using the website to display personalized content.
E-mail addresses will not be sold, rented or leased to 3rd parties.
If you make a purchase, we will send you a confirmation email.
 If you sign up for our mailing list, we will send you informational emails about offers of services.  At any time, you can ‘unsubscribe’ yourself from our email list simply by clicking the ‘unsubscribe’ button.  It may take us a week or so to remove you from the list, but we will!

Customer Options
If you have subscribed to one of our services, you may unsubscribe by following the instructions which are included in the e-mail that you receive.
You may be able to block cookies via your browser settings but this will prevent you from access to certain features of the website.

Cookies
Cookies are small digital signature files that are stored by your web browser that allow your preferences to be recorded when visiting the website. The site won’t work properly if cookies are turned off.  Also they may be used to track your return visits to the website.

Changes to Policy
We reserve the right to change this policy at some future date. Changes will be posted on our website.