Terms and Conditions
These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) govern your relationship with AKO’ mobile application (the “Service”) operated by AKO Services Inc. (“us”, “we”, or “our”).
Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using our AKO’ mobile application (the “Service”).
Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.
By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.
Our Service allows you to post, link, store, share and otherwise make available certain information, text, graphics, videos, or other material (“Content”). You are responsible for the Content that you post to the Service, including its legality, reliability, and appropriateness.
By posting Content to the Service, you grant us the right and license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content on and through the Service. You retain any and all of your rights to any Content you submit, post or display on or through the Service and you are responsible for protecting those rights. You agree that this license includes the right for us to make your Content available to other users of the Service, who may also use your Content subject to these Terms.
You represent and warrant that:
(i) the Content is yours (you own it) or you have the right to use it and grant us the rights and license as provided in these Terms, and
(ii) the posting of your Content on or through the Service does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person.
When you create an account with us, you must provide us information that is accurate, complete, and current at all times. Failure to do so constitutes a breach of the Terms, which may result in immediate termination of your account on our Service.
You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Service and for any activities or actions under your password, whether your password is with our Service or a third-party service.
You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You must notify us immediately upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.
You may not use as a username the name of another person or entity or that is not lawfully available for use, a name or trade mark that is subject to any rights of another person or entity other than you without appropriate authorization, or a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene.
The Service and its original content (excluding Content provided by users), features and functionality are and will remain the exclusive property of AKO Services, Inc. and its licensors. This Service is protected by the copyright, trademark, and other laws of both U.S and other foreign countries. Our trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service without the prior written consent of AKO Services, Inc.
Links To Other Web Sites
Our Service may contain links to Third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by AKO Services, Inc.
AKO Services, Inc. has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that AKO Services, Inc. not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.
We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.
We may terminate or suspend your account immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.
Upon termination, your right to use the Service will immediately cease. If you wish to terminate your account, you may simply discontinue using the Service.
Limitation Of Liability
In no event shall AKO Services, Inc. nor its directors, employees, partners, agents, suppliers, or affiliates, be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, including without limitation, loss of profits, data, use, goodwill, or other intangible losses, resulting from
(i) Your access to or use of or inability to access or use the Service;
(ii) Any conduct or content of any third party on the Service;
(iii) Any content obtained from the Service; and
(iv) Unauthorized access, use or alteration of your transmissions or content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or any other legal theory, whether or not we have been informed of the possibility of such damage, and even if a remedy set forth herein is found to have failed of its essential purpose.
Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. The Service is provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or course of performance.
AKO Services, Inc. its subsidiaries, affiliates, and its licensors do not warrant that
a) the Service will function uninterrupted, secure or available at any particular time or location;
b) any errors or defects will be corrected;
c) the Service is free of viruses or other harmful components; or
d) the results of using the Service will meet your requirements.
These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the U.S.A without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 15 days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.
By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, please stop using the Service.
AKO’ reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify our Terms at any time and without prior notice. If we modify these our Terms, of service, fees and charges at any time, we will post the modification on the Site or via the Application and/or provide you notice of the modification by email. We will also update the “Last Updated” date at the top of these Terms. Changes to the Terms will be effective at the time of posting. Your continued use of our Services will constitute acceptance of the revised Payments Terms. Additionally, if the modified Terms contain material changes applicable to existing Members (by decreasing your rights or increasing your responsibilities), we will provide you with notice prior to the changes taking effect. If the modified Terms are not acceptable to you, your only recourse is to cease using our platform. If you do not close your AKO’ Account you will be deemed to have accepted the changes.
The Payment Services are intended solely for persons who are 18 or older. Any use of the Services by anyone under 18 is expressly prohibited. By using theServices, you represent and warrant that you are 18 or older.
In order to use the Services, you must first register to create an AKO’ Account. You acknowledge and agree that anyone you authorize to use your AKO’ Account may use the Services on your behalf and that you will be responsible for any transactions made by such person.
AKO Services, Inc. (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the AKO’ mobile application (the “Service”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.
Information Collection And Use
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally, identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your email address, name, phone number, postal address, and other information (“Personal Information”).
When you access the Service by or through a mobile device, we may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use and other statistics (“Log Data”).
In order to use the Payment Services, you must first register to create an AKO’ Account. You acknowledge and agree that anyone you authorize to use your AKO’ Account may use the Payment Services on your behalf and that you will be responsible for any payments made by such person.We may use and store information about your location, if you give us permission to do so. We use this information to provide features of our Service, to improve and customize our Service. You can enable or disable location services when you use our Service at any time, through your mobile device settings.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive.
We use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
Information inputted by customers may be used for analysis and authorized research by the firm, or hired third-party. Customer’s information is subject to be presented to authorized law enforcement or government agencies with clearance per authorized request. Only in these cases shall your information will be discloses solely for the purpose stated by respective party.
Fees and Charges
There are currently no Transaction and Service charge for any transaction/service booked on the AKO’ platform.
Bookings and Financial Terms for Service Providers/Vendors.
The Vendors & Service Providers, not AKO’, are solely responsible for honoring confirmed and accepted Appointments and making available any Accommodations reserved through the Application, and Services. If you, as a customer, choose to enter into a transaction with a vendor/ service provider for the Booking of an Appointment, you agree and understand that you will be required to enter into an agreement with the Service Provider and you agree to accept any terms, conditions, rules and restrictions associated with such Appointments as provided by the Service provider or as negotiated between you and the service provider.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links To Other Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from children under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
When you book a service, you may cancel your booking(s) on the AKO’ mobile application, in this case, amounts in the payment that was made for the service will be fully reimbursed less transaction fees. Refunds, if applicable, will be determined based on date & time of the cancellation and reason for cancellation. In cases when a Service Provider cancels a scheduled Service, funds will be fully refunded to affected customer.
The information contained on AKOAPP.COM website and mobile app (the “Service”) is for general information purposes only.
AKO’ assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the contents on the Service.
In no event shall AKO Services, Inc. be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Service or the contents of the Service. AKO’ reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modification to the contents on the Service at any time without prior notice.
AKO’ does not warrant that its website is free of viruses or other harmful components. AKO’ does not have full control over the quality, suitability, reliability, timing, durability, legality, failure to provide, or any other aspect whatsoever of any Styling Services provided by Professionals nor of the integrity, responsibility or any of the actions or omissions whatsoever of any Professionals or Clients. AKO’ makes no representations or warranties whatsoever with respect to Styling Services offered or provided by Professionals or requested by Clients through use of the Services, whether in public, private, or offline interactions, or about the accreditation, registration or licensing of any Professional. You understand that AKO’ does not routinely screen its Users, inquire into the background of its Users or attempt to verify information provided by any User.
AKO’. does not verify or confirm that any User is who they claim to be or is accurately representing themselves and does not verify or confirm any representations with respect to Styling Services on the Services. AKO’. does not assume any responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of this information or any information provided through the Services. Notwithstanding the foregoing, AKO’ may, but is not obligated to, check the background and experience of Professionals via third-party background check services and first party interviews, including but not limited to a verification of identity and a comprehensive criminal background check and may terminate a Professional based on any information discovered during such background checks and first party interviews.
In connection with certain services, including Styling Services, for which reservations are made available on the Services, if approved by AKO’ you may require Clients to enter credit card or other payment information, and at your discretion, you may charge fees for reservations, including cancelled and missed appointments, only in accordance with any policy posted on your AKO’ page at the time of the Client’s booking. While AKO’s takes what it believes to be reasonable efforts to ensure secure transmission of your information to third parties who assess and process payments, AKO’ is not responsible for any fees or charges assessed by third parties or any errors in the processing of payments by third parties, including any errors that result from third-party negligence, improper transmission of payment information, a Client’s mistaken submission of payment information or submission of erroneous payment information.
You agree and represent that you will honor the reservations made by Clients through the Services, or will communicate with them in advance to resolve any scheduling conflicts to the Client’s and AKO’s satisfaction.