At Diamonds & Pearls Academic, we are more than just pageantry trainers. We are your source of support, encouragement, and opportunities to live a better life. Compete in our pageants and who knows, you might make it to our long list of dynamic pageant winners.
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The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice, and any or all agreements: "Customer", “You,” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Company’s terms and conditions. "The Company", “Ourselves,” “We,” and "Us" refers to our Company. “Diamonds & Pearls Academic,” “Diamonds & Pearls,” or “Us” refers to both the Customer and ourselves, or either the Customer or ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance, and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Customer in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Customer’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing U.S. Law. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization, and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.
Your privacy is important to us. We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party or use your e-mail address for unsolicited mail. Any emails sent by this Company will only be in connection with the provision of agreed services and products. This policy is effective upon accepting the services of Diamonds & Pearls Academic. We are committed in providing you with super service whether in person or online and we go the extra mile with a strict policy. That helps to keep your personal information personal.
Upon your request, by telephone, or email us at Diamonds & Pearls Customer Service at email@example.com, we will stop sending emails to your email address, and even update or correct current personal information. At your request, we will also disable your account.
We respect children’s privacy. We do not intentionally or knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. It is stated elsewhere on our site that you have to be 18 before you can participate in a contest, to register as a contestant, or to use a credit card to make purchases. If you are under the age of 13, do not submit your personal information to us. Get your parent or guardian to assist with supervision. As an adult, your participation in a contest is a voluntary decision made on your part. However, you have the option to opt in by disclosing personal information to us, or opt out by not revealing this information. Customers’ information is used to notify a contestant winner(s) or a contest winner(s). We may post the names of contestant winner or contest winner(s). We are committed to protecting your privacy. We constantly review our systems and data to ensure the best possible service to our customers.
We use SSL encryption to protect your personal information online and we also take steps to ensure that your personal information is restricted. However, Customers’ records are regarded as confidential and therefore only employees that need your personal information to perform a job related to serving you will be done confidentially. We cannot protect your privacy when related to legal procedures or legalities pertaining to law enforcement. We also may need the assistance from manufacturers and suppliers of third party entities to help assist with money transactions and/or securing hardware protection, and therefore cannot guarantee complete security.
We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party or use your e-mail address for unsolicited mail. Any emails sent by this Company will only be in connection with the provision of agreed services and products. Please do not email your credit card or other sensitive information.
The information on this website is provided on an "as is" basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, this Company:
Excludes all representations and warranties relating to this website and its contents or which is or may be provided by any affiliates or any other third party, including in relation to any inaccuracies or omissions in this website and/or the Company’s literature; and
Excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with your use of this website. This includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you have advised this Company of the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to you by third parties entities. Also damage to CD’s, DVD's, pictures, audio/video recordings, computer, computer software, systems and programs, and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and incidental damages.
We accept all major Credit/Debit Cards, Bankers Draft, or BACS Transfer as acceptable methods of payment. Our Terms are payment in full within 3 months of pageant start date. Monies that remain outstanding by the due date will incur late payment interest at the rate of 2%.
A 3-week notice is required before Pageant cancellation. Notification for instance, in person, via email, mobile phone ‘text message,’ and/or any other means will be accepted subject to confirmation in writing. We reserve the right to levy a surcharge to cover any subsequent administrative expenses. Order cancellation cannot be made once a picture has been placed for submission. We are not held liable for the quality of picture you’ve submitted based on discolorations, wrong picture submitted by you, and/or the overall feature quality of the picture. You cannot cancel an order that has already been processed or shipped.
Termination of Agreements and Refunds Policy
Both the Customer and ourselves, have the right to terminate any Services Agreement for any reason, including the ending of services that are already underway. No refunds shall be offered, whereas Service is deemed to have begun and is, for all intents and purposes, underway. Any monies that have been paid to us which constitute payment in respect of the provision of unused Services shall be refunded.
Unless otherwise stated, the services featured on this website are only available within the United States or in relation to postings from the United States. All advertising is intended solely for the United States market. You are solely responsible for evaluating the fitness for a particular purpose of any downloads, programs, and text available through this site. Redistribution or republication of any part of this site or its content is prohibited, including such by framing or other similar or any other means without the express written consent of the Company. The Company does not warrant that the service from this site will be uninterrupted, timely, or error free, although it is provided to the best ability. By using this service, you thereby indemnify this Company, its employees, agents, and affiliates against any loss or damage, in whatever manner, howsoever caused.
We use IP addresses to analyse trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. Additionally, for systems administration, detecting usage patterns, and troubleshooting purposes, our web servers automatically log standard access information including browser type, access times/open mail, URL requested, and referral URL. This information is not shared with third parties and is used only within this Company on a need-to-know basis. Any individually identifiable information related to this data will never be used in any way different to that stated above without your explicit permission.
Links to This Website
You may not create a link to any page of this website without our prior written consent. If you do create a link to a page of this website, you do so at your own risk and the exclusions and limitations set out above will apply to your use of this website by linking to it.
Links From This Website
We do not monitor or review the content of other party’s websites which are linked to from this website. Opinions expressed or materials appearing on such websites are not necessarily shared or endorsed by us and should not be regarded as the publisher of such opinions or material. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of these sites. You should evaluate the security and trustworthiness of any other site connected to this site or accessed through this site yourself, before disclosing any personal information to them. This company will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of personal information.
Copyright and other relevant intellectual property rights exist on all text relating to Diamonds & Pearls Academic.com services and the full content of this website. Using any content without a written consent from Diamonds & Pearls Academic or from its licensors is fully prohibited.
Neither party shall be liable to the other for any failure to perform any obligation under any Agreement which is due to an event beyond the control of such party including but not limited to any Act of God, terrorism, war, political insurgence, insurrection, riot, civil unrest, act of civil or military authority, uprising, earthquake, flood, or any other natural or manmade eventuality outside of our control, which causes the termination of an agreement or contract entered into, nor which could have been reasonably foreseen. Any Party affected by such event shall forthwith inform the other Party of the same and shall use all reasonable endeavours to comply with the terms and conditions of any Agreement contained herein.
Failure of either Party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of this or any Agreement or the failure of either Party to exercise any right or remedy to which it, he or they are entitled hereunder shall not constitute a waiver thereof and shall not cause a diminution of the obligations under this or any Agreement. No waiver of any of the provisions of this or any Agreement shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be such and signed by both Parties.
By accessing this website [and using our services/buying our products] you consent to these terms and conditions and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in all disputes arising out of such access. If any of these terms are deemed invalid or unenforceable for any reason (including, but not limited to the exclusions and limitations set out above), then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be severed from these terms and the remaining terms will continue to apply. Failure of the Company to enforce any of the provisions set out in these Terms and Conditions and any Agreement, or failure to exercise any option to terminate, shall not be construed as waiver of such provisions and shall not affect the validity of these Terms and Conditions or of any Agreement or any part thereof, or the right thereafter to enforce each and every provision. These Terms and Conditions shall not be amended, modified, varied, or supplemented except in writing and signed by duly authorised representatives of the Company.
Notification of Changes
These terms and conditions form part of the Agreement between the Customer and us. By you accessing of this website and/or undertaking of a booking or Agreement indicates your understanding, agreement to, and acceptance of the Disclaimer Notice and the full Terms and Conditions contained herein. Your statutory Consumer Rights are unaffected.