Terms and Conditions


Last Updated: December, 2020


Welcome to a website operated by Colavita USA, . (“Colavita”, “we”, “us”, or “Company”). These Terms and Conditions (this “Agreement”) are (is) a legal agreement entered into by and between you, the user, and Colavita and govern(s) your use of www.ooliveoil.com and/or www.ooliveoilandvinegar.com (the “Site”). All pages within this Site and any Content (as defined below) available on or through the Site are subject to this Agreement.


By using or accessing the Site, and/or by clicking “I Agree” (or similar button) to accept or agree to this Agreement when this option is made available to you, you signify your agreement to this Agreement as well as our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated herein by reference.




This Agreement applies to your access to and use of the Site and does not alter in any way the terms and conditions of any other agreement you may have with us, unless otherwise agreed to by us in writing. For purposes of this Agreement, “you” shall mean you personally, and, if applicable, the company or other entity you are acting on behalf of. You represent and warrant that you have full power and authority to enter into this Agreement.

Please read this Agreement carefully. By using or accessing the Site, you accept and agree to be bound by this Agreement and comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree with this Agreement, you do not have the right to use or access the Site or purchase goods or services from us.


Eligibility and Account Registration


This Site is offered and available to users who are 18 years of age or older and located in the United States. You may not use or access the Site if you (a) are not at least 18 years of age, (b) are prohibited from accessing or using the Site by applicable law, or (c) are located outside of the United States.


To access and use certain aspects of the Site, you must register for an account. In consideration of your use of these aspects of the Site, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information; (b) maintain and promptly update your account information; (c) maintain the security of your account credentials; (d) not share your account credentials with others; and (e) promptly notify us if you discover or otherwise suspect any security breaches related to your account or the Site.


Site Ownership and Intellectual Property


The Site as well as its contents, features, functionality (including but not limited to all information, software, text, displays, images, video, and audio, and the design, selection, and arrangement thereof), and all information, products and services offered by us to you in connection with the Site (collectively, the “Content”) are protected under applicable copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights pursuant to international conventions and U.S. and other laws. The Site and Content are the property of Colavita and/or the applicable third-party licensors, and all right, title, and interest in and to the Site and the Content will remain with Colavita or such third-party licensors. Colavita or third parties (i.e., licensors) from whom Colavita has permission, own the trademarks and service marks that are used on the Site. All rights are reserved by Colavita and its licensors.


This Agreement permits you to use the Site exclusively for your personal and other non-commercial use. You do not acquire ownership rights to the Site or any Content, other than those rights in the materials that you submit to us or otherwise enter through the Site, if any, that you may have or any rights that we may specifically grant you in writing, such as the limited license to use the Site, as further described below. This Agreement does not grant you any right, title, interest, license (express or implied) to any patent, trademark, service mark, copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property right of the Company or the respective intellectual property owners. No Colavita trademark or trade dress may be used in connection with any website, product, or service that is not Colavita’s in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among users, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Colavita.


You will abide by any and all additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content. You will not modify, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the Site or any Content. You may only use the Site and the Content as expressly permitted herein, and any other use is prohibited. Any copying, republication or redistribution of the foregoing, including by caching, framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Colavita and/or the respective intellectual property rights holder identified in the subject content, which consent may be granted or withheld at the sole discretion of the rights holder. Except as expressly authorized by us, you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from the Content or the Site.


You grant Colavita a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable, sub-licenseable, assignable, and transferable license to any feedback, submissions, ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques that you submit to the Site or otherwise choose to share with Colavita through other communication channels for any purpose (including without limitation commercialization) and without compensation to you, subject only to Colavita’s Privacy Policy.


We accommodate and do not interfere with standard technical measures used by copyright owners to protect their materials. If you have reason to believe that material on this Site infringes your copyright, please send a notice by mail or email to the contact information listed below requesting that the infringing material be removed. The notice must contain the following information:

  • (a) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright;
  • (b) A description of the work claimed to have been infringed, or a representative list of such works if the notice is intended to cover multiple works on the Site;
  • (c) Identification of the allegedly infringing material and where the material is located on the Site;
  • (d) Your contact information, including your name, address, telephone number and email address;
  • (e) A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and
  • (f) A statement that the information in the notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that has allegedly been infringed.

DMCA Notice


We reserve the right to remove any infringing material that we believe in good faith to be copyrighted material that is used without authorization by any user of the Site. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Site or the information and Content contained therein if we determine in our sole and absolute discretion that you are involved in infringing activity, regardless of whether such alleged infringement is a first-time or repeat occurrence and/or whether the material or activity is ultimately determined to be infringing.


Terms of Sale


All prices are shown in U.S. dollars, and taxes and shipping and handling charges are additional. Prices are subject to change without notice, and you agree that taxes may be adjusted from the amount shown on the billing screens. All items are subject to availability, and we reserve the right to impose quantity limits on any order, to reject all or part of an order, and to discontinue products or services without notice, even if you have already placed your order. All sales are final, and we are not obligated to facilitate any returns or refunds. Please see our FAQ page for more information.


You agree to pay the shipping and any handling charges shown on the Site when your order is placed. We reserve the right to increase, decrease, add or eliminate charges from time to time and without prior notice, so you agree to check all charges before placing an order or signing up for a service or product. Generally, shipping is by standard ground delivery. Any shipping or handling charges may or may not reflect actual costs. All orders are shipment contracts, not destination contracts. Title and risk of loss pass to you upon our transfer of the products to the carrier. If a product is damaged in transit, your only recourse is to file a claim with the carrier. Shipping and delivery dates are estimates only and cannot be guaranteed. We are not liable for any delays in shipments. Any shipping times shown on the Site are estimates only, and actual delivery dates may vary. You agree that you will not obtain or direct shipment of product for export. Please see our FAQ page for more information.


Only valid credit cards or other payment method acceptable to us listed on the check-out page may be used and all refunds, to the extent we agree to offer such refunds, will be credited to the same card or, in our discretion, other payment method. By submitting your order, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to use the designated card or payment method and you authorize us to charge your order (including taxes, shipping, handling and any other amounts described on the Site) to that card or other payment method. If the card (or other payment method) cannot be verified, is invalid, or is not otherwise acceptable, your order may be suspended or cancelled automatically. You agree to keep all payment cards or other payment method information current, and you agree that we may submit charges for processing even if the card (or other method) has expired or changed by the time we submit it. You must resolve any problem we encounter related to your payment method or other information you provide in order to proceed with your order.


License to Use the Site and Prohibited Uses


You are granted a limited, non-exclusive, revocable right to access and use the Site and the Content solely for personal, non-commercial use, to receive services or products from Colavita and solely to the extent such use does not violate this Agreement or any other applicable laws. Such uses include, but are not limited to,

  • (a) viewing pages from our Site in a web browser;
  • (b) downloading pages from our Site for caching in a web browser;
  • (c) printing pages from our Site, solely for your own reading use; and
  • (d) streaming audio and video files from our Site.

Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you agree that:

  1. you will not use the Site in any way that violates federal, state, local, or international law or regulation (including any laws or regulations regarding the export of data or software to and from the United States or other countries);
  2. you will not use the Site to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications;
  3. you will not attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage, disrupt or circumvent any of the security features of the Site (or the servers, networks and databases associated with the Site);
  4. you will not access (or attempt to access) the Site through any robot, spider or other automated means (including use of scripts or web crawlers);
  5. you will not “screen scrape”, “monitor”, “mine”, “copy”, “frame”, “mirror” or use any other framing techniques on any part of the Site;
  6. you will not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to the Site without our express written consent;
  7. you will not engage in any activity that interferes with, disrupts, or imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Site (or the servers, networks and databases associated with the Site);
  8. you will not introduce any spyware, viruses, Trojan horses, worms, keystroke loggers, rootkits, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful to the Site (or the servers, networks and databases associated with the Site);
  9. you will not use the Site to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software;
  10. you will not edit, modify, correct, adapt, translate, enhance or otherwise prepare derivative works any Content on the Site that is not owned by you or another person or entity for whom you act as their agent;
  11. you will not reproduce, redistribute, republish, duplicate, copy, display, sell, rent, sub-license, trade or resell any Content or other aspect of the Site for any commercial purpose (except for Content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution);
  12. you will not remove, delete, efface, alter, obscure, translate, combine, supplement or otherwise change any trademarks, copyrights, warranties, disclaimers or other proprietary notations from the Site;
  13. you will not impersonate or attempt to impersonate us, our employees, another user or any other person or entity (including, without limitation, by using e-mail addresses associated with any of the foregoing);
  14. you will not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Site or develop restricted or password-only access pages, or hidden pages or images; and
  15. you are solely responsible for (and that we have no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations under this Agreement and for the consequences (including any loss or damage which you may suffer) of any such breach.

Any use of the Site or the Content not expressly permitted by this Agreement is a breach of this Agreement and may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.


Information About You and Your Visits To The Site


Personal information we collect via the Site is subject to our Privacy Policy, located here. By using the Site, you consent to all actions taken by us with respect to your information in compliance with the Privacy Policy.


Reliance On Information Posted


The information presented on or through the Site, including the Content, is made available solely for general information purposes. We use reasonable efforts to update the information on the Site, and the Contents of the Site are subject to change without notice.
In the event of an error — whether on the Site, in an order confirmation, in processing an order, in delivering a product or service or otherwise — we reserve the right to correct such error and to revise your order accordingly if necessary (including charging the correct price) or to cancel the order and refund any amount charged. Your sole remedy in the event of such error is to cancel your order and obtain a refund.


This Site may include content provided by third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all content other than the content provided by us, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect our opinion. We are not responsible, or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.


If you have questions about the information presented on the Site, please contact us using the information provided in “Contact Information” at the end of this Agreement.


Linking To The Site and Social Media Features


You may link to the Site’s homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal; but, you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part without our express written consent.


This Site may provide certain social media features that enable you to: (a) link from your own or certain third-party websites to certain Content on this Site; (b) send e-mails or other communications with certain Content, or links to certain Content, on this Site; and/or (c) cause limited portions of Content on this Site to be displayed or appear to be displayed on your own or certain third-party websites. You may use these features solely as they are provided by us and solely with respect to the Content they are displayed with. Subject to the foregoing, you must not: (i) establish a link from any website that is not owned by you; (ii) cause the Site or portions of it to be displayed, or appear to be displayed by, for example, framing, deep linking or in-line linking, on any other site; (iii) link to any part of the Site other than the homepage; or (iv) otherwise take any action with respect to the Content on the Site that is inconsistent with any other provision of this Agreement.


You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to cease. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.


We may disable all or any social media features or any links at any time without notice at our discretion.

Warranties And Disclaimers

The Site and Content may include technical, typographical, or photographic errors or inaccuracies. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, the Site and the Content and all goods and services provided or to be provided under this Agreement are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranty or representation of any kind, either express or implied, and you assume the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the Site, the Content, and all goods and services.


Colavita disclaims all warranties, conditions, or representations (express or implied, oral or written) with respect to the Site, the Content, or any part thereof or the goods or services, including without limitation any and all implied warranties or conditions of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness or suitability for any purpose (whether or not Colavita knows, has reason to know, has been advised, or otherwise is in fact aware of any such purpose), whether alleged to arise by law, by reason of custom or usage in the trade, by course of dealing, or otherwise. Colavita expressly disclaims any warranty or representation to any person other than user.


We cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or the Site will be 100% secure or that the Site will be free from unauthorized access, including viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our Site for any reconstruction of any lost data. To the fullest extent provided by law, we will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, ransomware, viruses, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data, or other proprietary material due to your use of the Site or any services or items obtained through the Site or to your downloading of any Content posted on it, or on any site linked to it. You expressly agree that the use of the Site is at your own risk.

No oral or written statements of an employee , officer, director, or agent of Colavita shall constitute a warranty or representation under any circumstances.


All user reviews or comments are strictly the opinion of the user posting such reviews and comments, and we do not endorse or approve any user reviews or comments. We do not have any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, appropriateness or content of user reviews and comments.

The foregoing does not affect any warranties that cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.


Limitation of Liability


Exclusion of indirect damages. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will Colavita be liable under or in connection with this Agreement under any legal or equitable theory, including breach of contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability, and otherwise, for any: (a) consequential, incidental, indirect, exemplary, special, enhanced, or punitive damages; (b) increased costs, diminution in value or lost business, production, revenues, or profits; (c) loss of goodwill or reputation; (d) use, inability to use, loss, interruption, delay or recovery of any data, or breach of data or system security; or (e) cost of replacement goods or services, in each case regardless of whether Colavita was advised of the possibility of such losses or damages or such losses or damages were otherwise foreseeable.


Maximum aggregate liability. In no event will Colavita’s aggregate liability arising out of or related to this agreement under any legal or equitable theory, including breach of contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability, and otherwise exceed $50, or the amount paid by user to Colavita for the goods SUBJECT TO THE CLAIM, whichever is GREATER.


The foregoing does not affect any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.


Revisions and Errata


We reserve the right to modify or discontinue the Site at any time with or without notice to you. We do not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to the Site. The operation of the Site may be interfered with or adversely affected by numerous factors or circumstances outside of our control or through acts of God.


Links From the Site


This Site contains links to other Internet sites that third parties own or operate. These links are provided for your convenience only. Your use of each of those sites is subject to the terms of use, if any, that each of those sites have posted.


We have not reviewed all the sites linked to the Site, and we are not responsible for any changes to or content on them. We have no control over the content of those sites or resources, make no representations or warranties as to the sites, and will not be liable for any losses or damages that arise from your use of the sites. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites. Our inclusion of any content is not an endorsement of that material or linked site or the companies that own or operate the material or linked sites.


Governing Law and Venue


All matters relating to the Site, the Content, or this Agreement, and any dispute or claim arising therefrom or related thereto (in each case, including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of California without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule.


The courts having jurisdiction over the State of California, County of Sacramento shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all disputes arising in connection with this Agreement, and the place of performance of this Agreement is agreed by you to be the State of California, County of Sacramento.


Any cause of action or claim with respect to the Site or Content must be commenced within two (2) years after the action or claim arises or is discovered.


Waiver and Severability


No waiver by us of any term or condition set out in this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and any failure by us to assert a right or provision under this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Enforcement of this Agreement is in our sole discretion.


If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent such that the remaining provisions of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect.




You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Colavita and its successors and assigns and all of their respective officers, directors, agents, employees and affiliates from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, obligations, costs, expenses or fees (including without limitation attorneys’ fees and expenses) arising out of or relating to (i) your unauthorized use of any Content or other material, information, or data downloaded or otherwise obtained from the Site; (ii) your violation of this Agreement, including, without limitation, your infringement or violation of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity, proprietary or other right of Colavita or any other person or entity; or (iii) any claim that content provided by you caused damage or loss to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive your use of the Site and any termination of this Agreement.


Terms May Change


We may modify this Agreement from time to time in our sole discretion. We will provide notice by, at a minimum, updating this posting. You are expected to carefully review this Agreement from time to time so that you are aware of any changes. However, if we make material changes to this Agreement, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by means of a prominent notice on the Site before the change becomes effective. Any changes to this Agreement will be in effect as of the “Last Updated” date referenced at the top of this Agreement. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your binding acceptance to this Agreement, including any changes or modifications that we may make. If any part of this Agreement or any future changes to this Agreement are not acceptable to you, you must not use or access the Site.


Entire Agreement


This Agreement, together with any documents expressly referred to herein constitute the sole and entire agreement between you and us with respect to the Site and Content, and they supersede all previous written or oral agreements. This Agreement does not supersede or amend any other agreement with Colavita. You acknowledge that this Agreement is a valid and binding agreement. To the fullest extent permitted by law, you agree that this Agreement and any other documentation, agreements, notices, or communications between you and Colavita may be provided to you electronically. Please print a copy of all such documentation, agreements, notices, or other communications for your reference.




You may terminate this Agreement at any time by closing your account, discontinuing your use of the Site and providing us with a notice of termination. We reserve the right, without notice and in our sole discretion, to terminate your right to use the Site, or any portion of the Site, and to block or prevent your future access to and use of the Site or any portion of the Site. Upon termination, all provisions of this Agreement which are by their nature intended to survive termination, all representations and warranties, all limitations of liability, and all indemnities shall survive such termination.


Contact Information


All feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications relating to the Site should be directed to:


In Writing: O Olive Oil & Vinegar
1997 South McDowell Blvd, Suite A
Petaluma, California, 94954


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