Affiliates who sign up under the Ainsi Hardi Affiliate program are subject to the following additional Terms and Conditions:
a) Enrolment: To begin the enrolment process, you will complete and submit the online application at the Ainsi-Hardi.com Affiliate portal. We may reject your application at our sole discretion.
b) Affiliate Obligations: We may determine that your site is unsuitable for our Program under any circumstances that we do not have to disclose, including any of the following:
- Promotes sexually explicit materials
- Promotes violence
- Promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age
- Promotes illegal activities
- Incorporates any materials which infringe or assist others to infringe on any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights or to violate the law
- Includes "Ainsi Hardi", “Snippets of Paris” or variations or misspellings thereof in its domain name
- Is otherwise in any way unlawful, harmful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, harassing, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable to us in our sole discretion.
- Contains software downloads that potentially enable diversions of commission from other affiliates in our program.
- Uses spamming techniques
- Sets commission tracking cookies through loading of Ainsi Hardi site in IFrames, hidden links and automatic pop ups that open Ainsi Hardi’s site.
- Affiliate shall not transmit any so-called “interstitials,” “Parasiteware™,” “Parasitic Marketing,” “Shopping Assistance Application,” “Toolbar Installations and/or Add-ons,” “Shopping Wallets” or “deceptive pop-ups and/or pop-unders” to consumers from the time the consumer clicks on a qualifying link until such time as the consumer has fully exited Ainsi Hardi’s site.
You may not create or design your website or any other website that you operate, explicitly or implied in a manner which resembles our website nor design your website in a manner which leads customers to believe you are Ainsi-Hardi.com, Snippetsofparis.com or any other affiliated business.
As a member of Ainsi-Hardi.com's Affiliate Program, you will have access to Affiliate Account Portail. Here you will be able to review our Program’s details and previously-published affiliate newsletters, download HTML code and banner creatives, browse and get tracking codes for our coupons and deals. In order for us to accurately keep track of all guest visits from your site to ours, you must use the HTML code that we provide for each banner, text link, or other affiliate link we provide you with.
Ainsi Hardi reserves the right, at any time, to review your placement and approve the use of Your Links and require that you change the placement or use to comply with the guidelines provided to you.
c) Renumeration: The affiliate is remunerated under the conditions set out in the affiliate program. The type of remuneration, its amount, and the terms of payment are specified on the affiliate portal at Ainsi-Hardi.com.
d) Ainsi Hardi Rights and Obligations: We have the right to monitor your site at any time to determine if you are following the terms and conditions of this Agreement. We may notify you of any changes to your site that we feel should be made, or to make sure that your links to our web site are appropriate and to notify further you of any changes that we feel should be made. If you do not make the changes to your site that we feel are necessary, we reserve the right to terminate your participation in the Ainsi Hardi Affiliate Program.
Ainsi Hardi reserves the right to terminate this Agreement and your participation in the Ainsi Hardi Affiliate Program immediately and without notice to you should you commit fraud in your use of the Ainsi Hardi Affiliate Program or should you abuse this program in any way. If such fraud or abuse is detected, Ainsi Hardi shall not be liable to you for any commissions for such fraudulent sales.
This Agreement will begin upon our acceptance of your Affiliate application, and will continue unless terminated hereunder.
e) Termination: Either you or we may end this Agreement AT ANY TIME, with or without cause, by giving the other party written notice. Written notice can be in the form of mail, email, or another form of electronic communication. In addition, this Agreement will terminate immediately upon any breach of this Agreement by you.
f) Modification: We may modify any of the terms and conditions in this Agreement at any time at our sole discretion. In such event, you will be notified by email. Modifications may include, but are not limited to, changes in the payment procedures and Ainsi Hardi's Affiliate Program rules. If any modification is unacceptable to you, your only option is to end this Agreement. Your continued participation in Ainsi Hardi's Affiliate Program following the posting of the change notice or new Agreement on our site will indicate your agreement to the changes.
g) Confidentiality: All confidential information, including, but not limited to, any business, technical, financial, and customer information, disclosed by one party to the other during negotiation or the effective term of this Agreement which is marked "Confidential," will remain the sole property of the disclosing party, and each party will keep in confidence and not use or disclose such proprietary information of the other party without express written permission of the disclosing party.
h) Grant of Licenses: We grant to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable right to (i) access our site through HTML links solely in accordance with the terms of this Agreement and (ii) solely in connection with such links, to use our logos, trade names, trademarks, and similar identifying material that we provide to you or authorize for such purpose.You are only entitled to use the Licensed Materials to the extent that you are a member in good standing of Ainsi Hardi's Affiliate Program. You agree that all uses of the Licensed Materials will be on behalf of Ainsi Hardi and the goodwill associated therewith will inure to the sole benefit of Ainsi Hardi.
i) Limitation of Liability: It is entirely your responsibility to follow all applicable intellectual property and other laws that pertain to your site. You must have express permission to use any person's copyrighted material, whether it be a writing, an image, or any other copyrightable work. We will not be responsible (and you will be solely responsible) if you use another person's copyrighted material or other intellectual property in violation of the law or any third party rights.
Each party agrees not to use the other's proprietary materials in any manner that is disparaging, misleading, obscene or that otherwise portrays the party in a negative light. Each party reserves all of its respective rights in the proprietary materials covered by this license. Other than the license granted in this Agreement, each party retains all right, title, and interest to its respective rights and no right, title, or interest is transferred to the other.
j) Miscellaneous: You agree that you are an independent contractor, and nothing in this Agreement will create any partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between you and Ainsi Hardi. You will have no authority to make or accept any offers or representations on our behalf. You will not make any statement, whether on Your Site or any other of Your Site or otherwise, that reasonably would contradict anything in this contract.