AliExpress.com -“Hello Taobao”
Terms and Conditions
These AiiExpress.com“Hello Taobao” terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) are applicable to your use of and transaction(s) made on Hello Taobao Site as part of the Hello Taobao Program, a program made available by AliExpress.com (“AliExpress”) at taobao.aliexpress.com (“Hello Taobao Site”).1 Application and Acceptance of the Terms1.1 You must register as a member on the AliExpress Site (https://www.aliexpress.com/) (“Site”) in order to access and use the Services of the Hello Taobao Site (“You” or “Your”).
1.3 By accessing the Hello Taobao Site or making an order on the Hello Taobao Site you agree to accept and be bound by the Terms and Conditions. You must not use the Services or the Hello Taobao Site if you do not accept these Terms and Conditions.
1.4 You acknowledge and agree that AliExpress may amend the Terms and Conditions from time to time by posting the relevant amended Terms and Conditions on the Hello Taobao Site. By continuing to access or use the Services or the Hello Taobao Site, you agree that the amended Terms and Conditions will apply to you. 2 Services of Hello Taobao Site2.1 Through the Hello Taobao Site, You will be able to purchase merchandise and/or services directly from sellers of Taobao.com who have enrolled to offer such merchandise via the Hello Taobao Program (each, a “Taobao Seller”).
2.2 Through the Hello Taobao Site, AliExpress provides an electronic web-based platform for exchanging information and concluding transactions online between You and the Taobao Sellers. AliExpress reserves the right to limit certain features and functions of the the Hello Taobao Site to its users. Despite the provision of the Hello Taobao Site, You acknowledge and confirm that AliExpress does not represent any Taobao Seller or any participant in any transactions. AliExpress does not control and is not liable to or responsible for the quality, safety, lawfulness or availability of the merchandise or services offered for sale by any Taobao Seller on the Hello Taobao Site (each, a “Hello Taobao Product”) or the ability of any Taobao Seller to complete a sale or transfer of listed products or services or Your ability to receive the Hello Taobao Product or complete a purchase.
2.3 The Services (or any features within the Services) may vary for different regions and countries. No warranty or representation is given that a particular Service or feature or function thereof or the same type and extent of the Service or features and functions thereof will be available to users. AliExpress may in its sole discretion limit, deny or create different level of access to and use of any Services (or any features within the Services) with respect to different users.
2.4 AliExpress may launch, change, upgrade, impose conditions to, suspend, or stop any Services (or any features within the Services) without prior notice except that in case of a fee-based Service, such changes will not substantially adversely affect the paying users in enjoying that Service. 3 Information regarding Hello Taobao Products3.1 All information concerning Hello Taobao Products offered on Hello Taobao Site, including but not limited to images, text, are provided by the Taobao Seller. AliExpress does not guarantee and is not liable or responsible for their truth, accuracy, adequacy, completeness, correctness or reliabilty.
3.2 All information concerning Hello Taobao Products offered on Hello Taobao Site is provided in Chinese and may be auto-translated and presented in Your local language with translation software powered by AliExpress system, which is provided solely for Your convenience. AliExpress disclaims all warranties related to the translations, express or implied, including any warranties of accuracy, readability, reliability, and fitness of the translations for a particular purpose and non-infringement. You understand and acknowledge that reasonable efforts have been made to provide an accurate translation, however, no automated translation is perfect nor is it intended to replace human translators.
3.3 Without any prejudice to the AliExpress Buyer Protection in relation to your use of other programs or services of AliExpress, You may not be able to contact the relevant Taobao Seller on the Hello Taobao Site. Please do not place an order or complete your transaction on the Hello Taobao Site if You do not have accurate and full information of a Hello Taobao Product. 4 Taxes and Customs duties. Unless otherwise expressly indicated in a Hello Taobao Product page, all costs relating to or in connection with the customs clearance, tax and levies (if any) shall be borne by You.5 Cancellation of Your Order In the event Your placed an order on the Hello Taobao Site includes Hello Taobao Products offered by different Taobao Sellers, You are entitled to cancel the order before the first Hello Taobao Product in the abovementioned order is shipped; notwithstanding the foregoing, You may open a dispute in relation to Your shipped order subject to such terms and conditions of AliExpress Buyer Protection.6 General Provisions6.1 DISCLAIMER. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY ALIEXPRESS ON OR THROUGH THE HELLO TAOBAO SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", "AS AVAILABLE" AND “WITH ALL FAULTS”, AND ALIEXPRESS HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTIES OF CONDITION, QUALITY, DURABILITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS OF THE HELLO TAOBAO SITE AND/OR ANY HELLO TAOBAO PRODUCT FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS, CONDITIONS, AND UNDERTAKINGS ARE HEREBY EXCLUDED.
6.2 Without prejudice to any Terms and Conditions hereof, for avoidance of misunderstanding, these Terms and Conditions do not suspend, terminate, replace, or in any way impact on the validity and/or enforcibility of other agreements between You and AliExpress regarding Your use of Services on AliExpress.com, including, without limitation, the AliExpress Terms. In case of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and other AliExpress Terms, these Terms and Conditions shall prevail.
6.3 AliExpress may make available to its users services or products provided by independent third parties. No warranty or representation is made with regard to such services or products. In no event shall the Hello Taobao Site and its affiliates be held liable for any such services or products.
6.4 Subject to the AliExpress Terms, these Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and the Hello Taobao Site with respect to and govern your use of the Hello Taobao Site and Services, superseding any prior written or oral agreements in relation to the same subject matter herein.
6.5 The Hello Taobao Site and you are independent contractors of each other, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by the Terms.
6.6 If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be deleted and the remaining provisions shall remain valid and be enforced.
6.7 Headings used herein are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section.
6.8 Any AliExpress’ or Hello Taobao Site’s failure to enforce any right or failure to act with respect to any breach by you under the Terms and Conditions will not constitute a waiver of that right nor a waiver of AliExpress’ or Hello Taobao Site’s right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.
6.9 AliExpress shall have the right to assign the Terms and Conditions (including all of our rights, titles, benefits, interests, and obligations and duties in the Terms and Conditions to any person or entity (including any affiliates of the Hello Taobao Site). You may not assign, in whole or part, the Terms and Conditions to any person or entity.
6.10 The Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of Hong Kong without regard to its conflict of law provisions and the parties to the Terms and Conditions agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong.