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Our Terms & Conditions
Terms & Conditions
AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND GREAT AMERICAN DELIVERY SERVICE (“GADS”)
Welcome to gadscourier.com. Your use of this Site constitutes your agreement to all terms and conditions contained herein. You agree that by accessing this Site you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
NOTICE OF CHANGES
Supplemental Terms and Conditions or documents may be posted on this Site from time to time and are hereby expressly incorporated herein by reference. GADS reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to make changes or modifications to the Terms and Conditions at any time and for any reason. User waives their right to be notified of each specific update and is required to check back from time to time to be advised of updates. You will be subject to, and deemed to have been made aware of and accepted the changes in the Terms and Conditions contained herein.
The information on this Site is not intended for distribution or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution would be contrary to law or regulation which would subject GADS to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Those persons who choose to enter this Site on their own from those locations do so on their own initiative and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws.
As a User of this Site, you agree to use GADS’ Site only in legal manners and not to harass or mistreat other users of the Site or employees of GADS, to not violate the Terms and Conditions of the Site, to not violate the intellectual property rights of the Site owners or any third parties to the Site, hack into the accounts of other users, act in any way that could be fraudulent, post any material that could be offensive or inappropriate.
If GADS believes you are using the Site illegally or in a manner that violates these Terms and Conditions, GADS reserves the right to limit, suspend, or terminate your access to GADS’ Site.
NO UNLAWFUL USE
User is responsible for maintaining the confidentially of your account and password information to restrict access to User’s personal computer or device. GADS will not be responsible for the transfer of User’s account or password to another person or entity.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
GADS and their directors, officers, agents, employees, subsidiaries, and affiliates will not be liable for any actions, claims, losses, damages, nor liabilities or expenses including legal fees from your use of this Site.
Any and all claims for loss or damage related to shipping or handling shall be made in writing and tendered to GADS within 48 hours of delivery to firstname.lastname@example.org. No claims will be allowed after 48 hours from delivery.
NO REFUND POLICY
GADS does not issue refunds. If there is a dispute or claim for damage, User must contact GADS within 48 hours in writing in order to come to a resolution. This is in regards to any sort of payment via cash, check, or credit card. Any credit card disputes for fraud must be relayed to User’s credit card company.
THIRD PARTY LINKS
GADS is not responsible for any links or third-party advertising that may appear on the Site. User acknowledges and agrees that GADS is not responsible for the availability of any such external sites or resources, and GADS does not endorse nor are they responsible or liable for any content, products, advertising or any other materials, on or available from third party websites or sources. GADS shall not be responsible or liable directly or indirectly, for any such damage or loss which may be a result of, reliance on any such content, goods or services made available on or through any such third-party site or link.
By using this Site, User represents and warrants that you have the legal capacity and you agree to comply with these Terms and Conditions, User is above eighteen (18) years old, User will not access this Site through non-human means, and User will not use this Site for illegal or unauthorized purposes, nor will you violate any applicable laws or regulations.
You may not use this Website for any purpose other than that which GADS makes the Site available.
GADS is located in Mount Prospect, Illinois. GADS provides a wide range of services to their customers from delivering small packages to large freight shipments. Delivery time and date will be based upon the distance from this location. GADS does not guarantee timing performance as delays due to unforeseen circumstances such as traffic, accidents, weather, and delays cannot be prevented nor are within the control of GADS. GADS does not provide services to Alaska or Hawaii.
GADS is solely a ground transportation company and delivery timing will be based upon ground shipping.
AIRPORT PICK UP AND DELIVERIES
GADS luggage services only apply to O’Hare airport in Chicago, Illinois. GADS will provide same day pick up for lost luggage services from O’Hare. GADS will then provide ground delivery that is dependent on customer’s proximity.
GADS will not transport hazardous materials, alcohol, weapons, explosives nor any illegal materials of any sorts. Customer assumes responsibility to ensure that any package or freight they tender to GADS meets these requirements. If GADS has reason to believe the package contains anything illegal or against their policy, GADS reserves the right to open and inspect the package. Customer shall indemnify GADS if Customer breaches this covenant and provides GADS with a package containing anything illegal or hazardous. GADS will not be responsible for damage due to Customer’s improper packaging, labeling, or insufficient interior packaging.
LOSS OR DAMAGE
Unless a greater value has been placed on a shipment at the time that a request for delivery service is made to GADS’s office, it is agreed that in consideration of the rate being charged, the liability of the company’s damages is limited to $50.00. If the shipper declares to GADS’ office a value of shipment that exceeds $50.00 prior to shipment, GADS can furnish a rate at which will provide insurance against damage to, or loss or delay of, the shipment at a higher value so declared by the shipper subject to certain limitations.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois which shall retain jurisdiction to resolve any dispute which may arise in connection with these Terms and Conditions.
If GADS and user are unable to resolve any dispute after reasonably diligent effort, the matter shall be referred to binding arbitration in the State of Illinois and governed under Illinois law. In the event the matter is referred to arbitration, the non-prevailing party shall bear all related costs, including, but not limited to, the prevailing party’s reasonable attorney’s fees. Arbitration shall be in the State of Illinois and governed under Illinois law.
TERM AND TERMINATION
These Terms and Conditions shall remain in full force and effect throughout your use of this Site. GADS reserves the right in their sole discretion and without notice or liability, deny access to and use of the Site to any person and for any reason including without limitation for breach of of any representation, warranty, or covenant contained in these Terms and Conditions or of any applicable law or regulation. GADS may terminate your use or participation in the Site at any time without warning.
User agrees that this Site does not imply any joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship between GADS and user as a result of use of this Site. If any part of these Terms and Conditions are deemed invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law, then the invalid provision shall be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect.
GADS reserves the right to change, modify, or remove the contents of the Site at any time for any reason at their sole discretion without notice to User. GADS will not be liable to user or any other third party for any modification or discontinuation of the Site. GADS cannot guarantee the Site will be available at all times due to software, hardware, or other problems pertaining to maintenance, updating, or errors. GADS reserves the right to modify, revise, update, suspend, or discontinue the Site at any time without notice to User. GADS shall have no liability for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by user’s inability to access the Site.
GADS shall not be considered to be in default or breach and shall be excused from performance or liability for damages to any other party, if and to the extent it shall be delayed in or prevented from performing or carrying out any of the provisions hereunder, arising out of or from any act, omission, or circumstance by or in consequence of any act of God, labor disturbance, sabotage, failure of suppliers or materials act of public enemy, war, invasion, insurrection, riot, fire, storm, flood, ice, earthquake, explosion, epidemic, breakage or accident to machinery or equipment or any other causes beyond GADS reasonable control, including curtailment, order, regulation, or restriction imposed by governmental, military or lawfully established civilian authorities. A Force Majeure does not include an act of negligence or intentional wrongdoing. Each party shall use its best efforts to mitigate the effects of such Force Majeure event and resume full performance of its obligations hereunder when plausible.
GADS reserves the right, but not the obligation to monitor the Site for violations of the Terms and Conditions, take appropriate legal action against anyone who in GADS sole discretion, violates the law or these Terms and Conditions; refuse and restrict access to anyone who violates these Terms and Conditions or uses the site for inappropriate or illegal means; otherwise manage the Site in a manner to protect GADS’ rights and property and to facilitate proper functioning of the Site.
GADS’ maintains certain data that users transmit to the Site for the purpose of managing the performance of the Site as well as data relating to users use of the Site. GADS shall not be responsible for any lost data from users and user hereby waives any right of action against GADS arising from a loss of data or corruption of such data.
By using this Site, sending emails, and submitting form requests, user is consenting to receive electronic communications from GADS and agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other forms of communications GADS provides to user electronically satisfies any legal requirement that such communication be in writing.
This Site is provided on an as is basis and is available as is. You agree that use of this Site and services are at your sole risk. To the fullest extent by law, we shall disclaim any warranties, express or implied, in connection with the site and your use thereof. GADS makes no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness and accuracy of information, software, products, services, and related graphics contained on the Site for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided as is without warranty or condition of any kind. GADS and its affiliates hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics including all implied and explicit warranties, conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and title and non-infringement.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall GADS and or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Site, with the delay or inability to use the site or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Site, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Site, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or other otherwise. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Site or with any of these Terms and Conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue use of the Site.