Terms and conditions

1. Introduction

These terms and conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”) apply to the sale of a RC Art Print or Portfolio (the “Artwork”) by the Artist (“RC”) to you. 

Organisation number 824 528 012.

Our business adress is Nylundsveien 40, 5162 Laksevåg.

2. Payment

RC webshop stated the price for the goods and artworks is the total price the buyer must pay. This price includes all taxes and additional costs. Additional costs that the RCs webshop before the purchase does not have information about, the buyer shall not bear.

RCs webshop can demand payment for the item from the time it is sent from the seller to the buyer. If the buyer uses a credit card or debit card when paying, the seller can reserve the purchase price on the card when ordering. The card will be charged the same day as the item is sent. 

When paying with an invoice, the invoice to the buyer is issued when the item is shipped. The payment deadline is stated on the invoice and is a minimum of 14 days from receipt. Buyers under the age of 18 cannot pay with a subsequent invoice.

3. Title and Risk 

Delivery takes place when the buyer, or his representative, has taken over the thing. If the delivery time is not stated in the order solution, the seller must deliver the item to the buyer without undue delay and no later than 30 days after the order from the customer. The item must be delivered to the buyer unless otherwise agreed between the parties.

As soon as the purchase price is paid in full, you will become the legal owner of the Artwork and, upon such payment, you will be responsible for the Artwork and the risk of damage to or loss of the Artwork will pass to you.

4. Ownership of the Artwork Copyright 

4.1 The Artist has worked closely to produce the Artwork on the strict understanding that it will be available for purchase. It is the Artist’s expectation that the Artwork will not be purchased for resale and will be retained by you for your own personal enjoyment. 

4.2 Copyright in the Artwork remains the property of the Artist. 

4.3 You may not produce any image of the Artwork and may not, at any time, publish or submit for publication or reproduction any image of the Artwork to any third party, including any internet website for any purpose.

4.4 If you breach any of your obligations you agree that: 

(a) the payment of damages will not be a sufficient remedy to compensate us or the Artist for your breach; (b) we may, and the Artist may, apply to the court for an order to prevent you from continuing to breach your obligations under these Terms and Conditions; and (c) we may, and the Artist may, contact the operator of any internet website on which the Artwork is being offered for sale or on which an image of the Artwork has been placed by you or at your direction, and instruct such operator, on your behalf, to remove any such offer for sale or image from any such internet website.

5. Right of withdrawal

Unless the agreement is exempt from the right of withdrawal, the buyer may cancel the purchase of the item in accordance with the Right of Withdrawal Act. 

The buyer must notify the seller of the use of the right of withdrawal within 14 days from the deadline begins to run. The deadline includes all calendar days. If the deadline ends on a Saturday, public holiday or public holiday, the deadline is extended to the nearest working day. 

The cancellation deadline is considered complied with if notification is sent before the expiry of the deadline. The buyer has the burden of proving that the right of withdrawal has been exercised, and the notification should therefore be made in writing (right of withdrawal form, e-mail or letter). The cancellation period begins to run: When purchasing individual items, the cancellation period will run from the day after the item (s) is received.

If the purchase consists of several deliveries, the cancellation period will run from the day after the last delivery has been received. The withdrawal period is extended to 12 months after the expiry of the original deadline if the seller does not state before the conclusion of the agreement that there is a right of withdrawal and a standardized withdrawal form. 

The same applies in the event of lack of information on terms, deadlines and procedures for exercising the right of withdrawal. If the trader provides the information during these 12 months, the cancellation period still expires 14 days after the day the buyer received the information. 

When using the right of withdrawal, the item must be returned to the seller without undue delay and no later than 14 days from notification of use of the right of withdrawal has been given. The buyer covers the direct costs of returning the item. The seller cannot set a fee for the buyer’s use of the right of withdrawal. The seller is obliged to refund the purchase price to the buyer without undue delay, and no later than 14 days from the seller was notified of the buyer’s decision to withdraw. The seller has the right to withhold payment until he has received the goods from the buyer, or until the buyer has submitted documentation that the goods have been returned.

6. Delay and non-delivery – buyers’ rights and deadline for reporting claims

6.1. If the seller does not deliver the goods or delivers them too late in accordance with the agreement between the parties, and this is not due to the buyer or circumstances on the buyer’s side, the buyer may, according to the rules in Chapter 5 of the Consumer Purchase Act, withhold the purchase price. / or demand compensation from the seller. In the event of a claim for default rights, the notification should, for evidentiary reasons, be in writing (eg e-mail).

6.2 Fulfillment The buyer can maintain the purchase and demand fulfillment from the seller. However, the buyer can not demand fulfillment if there is an obstacle that the seller can not overcome, or if fulfillment will entail such a great inconvenience or cost for the seller that it is significantly disproportionate to the buyer’s interest in the seller fulfilling. Should the difficulties disappear within a reasonable time, the buyer can still demand fulfillment. The buyer loses his right to demand fulfillment if he or she waits unreasonably long to advance the claim.

6.3 Lifting If the seller does not deliver the goods at the time of delivery, the buyer shall encourage the seller to deliver within a reasonable additional deadline for fulfillment. If the seller does not deliver the item within the additional deadline, the buyer can cancel the purchase. However, the buyer can cancel the purchase immediately if the seller refuses to deliver the item. The same applies if delivery at the agreed time was decisive for the conclusion of the agreement, or if the buyer has informed the seller that the time of delivery is decisive. If the item is delivered after the additional deadline set by the consumer or after the time of delivery that was decisive for the conclusion of the agreement, the claim for cancellation must be made within a reasonable time after the buyer became aware of the delivery.

6.4 Replacement The buyer can claim compensation for a small loss due to the delay. However, this does not apply if the seller proves that the delay is due to an obstacle beyond the seller’s control which could not reasonably have been taken into account at the time of the agreement, avoided, or overcome the consequences of.

7. Defect in the item – the buyer’s rights and complaint deadline

If there is a defect in the item, the buyer must within a reasonable time after it was discovered or should have been discovered, notify the seller that he or she will invoke the defect. The buyer has always complained in time if it happens within 2 months. from the defect was discovered or should have been discovered. Complaints can be made no later than two years after the buyer took over the item. If the product or parts of it are intended to last significantly longer than two years, the complaint deadline is five years. If the item has a defect and this is not due to the buyer or conditions on the buyer’s side, the buyer may, in accordance with the rules in the Consumer Purchase Act, Chapter 6, withhold the purchase price, choose between correction and re-delivery, demand price reduction, demand termination of the agreement and / the seller. Complaints to the seller should be made in writing.

Correction or re-delivery 

The buyer can choose between claiming the defect corrected or delivery of similar items. The seller may nevertheless oppose the buyer’s claim if the implementation of the claim is impossible or the seller causes unreasonable costs. Correction or re-delivery must be made within a reasonable time. The seller is in principle not entitled to make more than two remedial attempts for the same defect. 

Price reduction 

The buyer can demand a suitable price reduction if the item is not corrected or returned. This means that the ratio between reduced and agreed price corresponds to the ratio between the value of the item in defective and contractual condition. If there are special reasons for it, the price reduction can instead be set equal to the significance of the defect for the buyer.

Lifting 

If the item has not been repaired or returned, the buyer can also cancel the purchase when the defect is not insignificant.

8. Seller’s rights in the event of the buyer’s default

If the buyer does not pay or fulfill the other obligations under the agreement or the law, and this is not due to the seller or conditions on the seller’s side, the seller may, according to the rules in the Consumer Purchase Act chapter 9, withhold the item, demand fulfillment of the agreement, demand termination claim compensation from the buyer. The seller will also be able to claim interest in the event of late payment, collection fee and a reasonable fee for uncollected goods, depending on the circumstances. 

Fulfillment 

The seller can maintain the purchase and demand that the buyer pay the purchase price. If the item is not delivered, the seller loses his right if he waits unreasonably long to advance the claim.  

Lifting 

The seller may terminate the agreement if there is a material default or other material default on the part of the buyer. The seller can still not withdraw if the entire purchase price has been paid. If the seller sets a reasonable additional deadline for fulfillment and the buyer does not pay within this deadline, the seller can cancel the purchase. 

Interest on late payment / collection fee 

If the buyer does not pay the purchase price in accordance with the agreement, the seller can demand interest on the purchase price in accordance with the Late Payment Interest Act. In the event of non-payment, the claim can, after prior notice, be sent to the Buyer can then be held liable for fees under the Debt Collection Act. 

Fee for uncollected non-prepaid goods

If the buyer fails to collect unpaid goods, the seller may charge the buyer a fee. The fee shall at most cover the seller’s actual outlay for delivering the goods to the buyer. Such a fee cannot be charged to buyers under 18 years of age.

9. Warranty 

Warranty given by the seller or manufacturer gives the buyer rights in addition to those the buyer already has under mandatory legislation. A guarantee thus does not imply any restrictions on the buyer’s right to complaint and claims in the event of delay or defects pursuant to items 9 and 10.

10. Data Protection 

We may collect, hold, control, use and transmit personally identifiable information obtained from you in the course of your purchase of the Artwork. By agreeing to these Terms and Conditions you agree to such information being used in these ways and for such information to be disclosed to the Artist if you are in breach of your obligations under these terms and conditions

11. Liability of the webshop 

We make no representation or warranty of any kind whatsoever, express or implied, in connection with the Artwork. 

12. Rights of Third Parties 

No person other than you and the RC webshop have any rights under these Terms and Conditions other than in respect of paragraph 3 above which confers a benefit on the Artist and is intended to be enforceable by the Artist.

13. Governing Law and Jurisdiction 

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Norwegian law. Disputes arising in connection with this legal notice shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Norwegian courts.

14. Conflict resolution 

Complaints are addressed to the seller within a reasonable time, cf. items 9 and 10. The parties shall try to resolve any disputes amicably. If this does not succeed, the buyer can contact the Consumer Council for mediation. 

The Consumer Council is available on telephone 23 400 500 or www.forbrukerradet.no. 

The European Commission’s complaints portal can also be used if you wish to lodge a complaint. This is especially relevant if you are a consumer residing in another EU country. The complaint is submitted here: http://ec.europa.eu/odr.