Terms and Conditions


1. General
The following Terms and Conditions apply to the sale and delivery of goods ordered online through the website www.berlin-bleibt-bunt.de. VG Bild-Kunst may at any time modify these Terms and Conditions. The Terms and Conditions applicable to your Order will be those in force at the time the Order is placed.

2. Formation of Contract
By placing an order via Internet/mail, the customer places an offer to enter a sales contract with Berlin-bleibt-bunt. The contract is formed if Berlin-bleibt-bunt accepts the offer. In this case, the customer will receive an order confirmation by e-mail, representing the acceptance of the offer.

3. Availability
Our confirmation of order is subject to stock availability. We make every effort to ensure that all products listed on our website are in stock. On the rare occasions when an item is ordered and is out of stock, we reserve the right to cancel its delivery. The customer will be notified as soon as possible and we will endeavor to find a suitable replacement at his approval. If this is not possible, we will reimburse the payment in full.

4. Damage in transport/Defects
The customer is obliged to inspect the goods for visible defects/damage in transport immediately upon delivery. In the case of obvious damage and especially of damage in transport the buyer has to file a complaint about this to us within a period of 2 weeks after the delivery. If the buyer fails to do this, the assertion for such defects of obvious damage is excluded

The complaint should be sent to:

Berlin - bleibt - bunt              
Gerd Schnürer
Katzlerstr. 3
10829 Berlin               
E-mail: info@berlin-bleibt-bunt.de

5. Right of Cancellation & Consequences of Cancellation
5.1. Right of Cancellation

You have the right to cancel this contract within fourteen days without citing reasons. The cancellation period begins on the day on which you, or a third party named by you, though not the carrier, take possession of the goods.
In order to exercise your right of cancellation, you must inform us

Berlin Bleibt Bunt Shop
Gerd Schnürer
Katzlerstr. 3
10829 Berlin
Fax: +49 30 2166505
E-mail: info@berlin-bleibt-bunt.de

of your decision to cancel this contract by means of a clear declaration (e.g. in a letter sent by post, fax or e-mail). You may use the provided Sample Cancellation Form, but this is not mandatory.
In order to meet the deadline for cancellation, it is sufficient for you to dispatch your notification regarding exercising of the right of cancellation before the deadline.

5.2.Consequences of cancellation
Should you cancel this contract, we must refund all payments received from you without delay and at the latest within fourteen days of the time we receive notice of your cancellation, this includes delivery costs (with the exception of added costs incurred by you choosing a method of delivery other than the cheapest standard delivery that we offer). When providing this refund, we will use the same payment method that you used in the original transaction, unless another method is expressly agreed with you; under no circumstances shall you be charged fees for this refund.
We may refuse to pay the refund until we have received the goods, or you have provided proof that the goods have been returned, whichever is the earlier date. You are obliged to send back, or hand over, the goods without delay and in any case within fourteen days of informing us of the cancellation of this contract to:

Berlin Bleibt Bunt Shop
Gerd Schnürer
Katzlerstr. 3
10829 Berlin

Sending the goods before fourteen days have passed is sufficient adherence to the period of notice. You shall bear the direct costs of returning the goods.
You will only be obliged to pay for a loss of value to the goods when this loss of value is the result of handling that is deemed unnecessary to test the condition, properties, and functioning of the goods.

6. Payment Options
The prices for postcards, posters and art prints do not include delivery costs. All prices include the 19% Value Added Tax for Germany. The invoice amount can be paid either by pre-payment transfer or by PayPal.

Advance payment /Bank transfer (before shipment)
Please transfer the charge with your name and the number of your bill to our banc account.

Only after receipt of payment are we obliged to deliver. The delivery items shall remain in our property until full payment of all claims, including subsidiary claims (e.g. claims for damages).

Please transfer the charge with your name and the number of your bill to our account at PayPal.

7. Reservation of Ownership
Berlin-bleibt-bunt reserves the ownership of the ordered items until payment of the complete purchase price.

8. Applicable Law
The contractual relationship shall be subject to German law.

9. Place of performance and jurisdiction
The place of performance for all obligations from the contractual relationship shall be Berlin. The court of jurisdiction for contracts with merchants and legal entities according to public law is Berlin.

10. Final provisions
In the event that any of the provisions contained in the contract are legally invalid, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect. The provision rendered invalid shall be replaced by a legally valid provision with the same effect.