The full text of the ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Agreement can be found below. But here’s the “good parts” version:
  • Affiliates must not send unsolicited emails and must comply with CAN-SPAM.
  • Affiliates must not bid on terms or names that are our trademarked terms or names outlined in this Agreement including ShopAsOnTv and any misspellings or variations of our terms or names.
  • Affiliates must not publish or link to ShopAsOnTv from adult, gambling or offensive websites.
  • Affiliates must not register and/or use domains with the wording ‘ShopAsOnTv‘ or any similar term contained within such domains.
  • Affiliates must not disparage or misrepresent SaleHoo in anyway, in particular using words like “scam” or “rip-off”.
  • Affiliates must not bid on or otherwise attempt to acquire any rights in any ShopAsOnTv copyrights, service-marks or trademarks.
  • Affiliates must not promote ShopAsOnTv on any sites with inappropriate content.
  • Affiliates must not display the ShopAsOnTv website using an iFrame or similar (either the sales page or entire site) on their own domain.
  • Affiliate must accept the terms of this Agreement by clicking “I ACCEPT”  this agreement before creating an account that enables Affiliate to participate in the Affiliate Program.
  • Affiliate is deemed to have accepted the terms of this Agreement by creating an account that enables Affiliate to participate in the Affiliate Program.
  • The commission is paid on the 1st and 2nd of every month. There is a 60 day waiting period to allow for unlikely returns by customers – This is an Industry Norm.

Full terms of conditions can be found below.

Thank you for your interest in the ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Program. We are very excited to have you on board, but first it’s important that we outline the details of the ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Agreement. The purpose of this Agreement is not to bog you down with rules but to make sure that both you the Affiliate and our company have a clear understanding of what is permitted and acceptable. This way, we don’t have to email you later on to tell you to stop doing something because you didn’t realize it wasn’t allowed. That wastes our time but it also wastes your time. The purpose of this Agreement is to set out how the ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Program works, what ShopAsOnTv’s roles and responsibilities are and what they are not.

This Agreement has been designed to protect both ShopAsOnTv and Affiliates of ShopAsOnTv.

Main Points

  • Affiliates must not send unsolicited emails and must comply with CAN-SPAM.
  • Affiliates must not bid on terms or names that are our trademarked terms or names outlined in this Agreement including ShopAsOnTv and any misspellings or variations of our terms or names.
  • Affiliates must not publish or link to ShopAsOnTv from adult, gambling or offensive websites.
  • Affiliates must not register and/or use domains with the wording ‘ShopAsOnTv‘ or any similar term contained within such domains.
  • Affiliates must not disparage or misrepresent ShopAsOnTv in any way, in particular using words like “scam” or “rip-off”.
  • Affiliates must not ‘cookie stuff’ or use any forced method to inject a cookie, a visitor must click an active link.
  • Affiliates must not bid on or otherwise attempt to acquire any rights in any ShopAsOnTv copyrights, service-marks or trademarks.
  • Affiliates must not promote ShopAsOnTv on any sites with inappropriate content.
  • Affiliate must accept the terms of this Agreement by clicking “I ACCEPT” this agreement before creating an account that enables Affiliate to participate in the Affiliate Program.
  • Affiliate is deemed to have accepted the terms of this Agreement by creating an account that enables Affiliate to participate in the Affiliate Program.

Terms and Conditions

Affiliate agrees to comply with all US Federal CAN-SPAM Acts.

ShopAsOnTv has a zero tolerance policy towards spam and any Affiliate associated with spam. If ShopAsOnTv establishes, at ShopAsOnTv’s absolute discretion, that Affiliate is involved with spam in any way including, without limitation, creating, sending or otherwise distributing spam, ShopAsOnTv may immediately terminate Affiliate’s Affiliate Program account and Affiliate will forfeit all Commissions owed to Affiliate.

Affiliate is solely responsible for ensuring that Affiliate’s Affiliate Link is set up correctly. ShopAsOnTv is not responsible for Affiliate’s failure to receive any Commission due to the incorrect formatting or configuration of Affiliate’s Affiliate Link.

Affiliate agrees to receive email or other electronic communications from ShopAsOnTv including, but not limited to, newsletters, site updates, promotion resources and other announcements and correspondence. Affiliate agrees that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that ShopAsOnTv provide to Affiliate electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. Affiliate agrees to be bound by any agreement reached through electronic communications in terms of the Electronic Transactions Act 2002.

ShopAsOnTv accepts no responsibility for the accurate receipt of any such emails and Affiliate is responsible for ensuring that Affiliate’s email address is not blocked or impaired in any way, including by Affiliate ensuring ‘white-listing’ of Affiliate’s email address.

If Affiliate unsubscribes from receiving emails from ShopAsOnTv, Affiliate acknowledges and understands that Affiliate may no longer receive information or updates from ShopAsOnTv.

  1. Introduction
    1. affiliate program: This ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Program Agreement (this “Agreement“) is between you (an “Affiliate“) and ShopAsOnTv Limited (“ShopAsOnTv“). Affiliate’s participation in the Affiliate Program is conditional on Affiliate’s acceptance of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement. Affiliate is deemed to have accepted this Agreement by indicating Affiliate’s acceptance of this Agreement by checking the ‘I ACCEPT’ checkbox at the end of this Agreement or by creating an account that enables Affiliate to participate in the Affiliate Program.
    2. Who can be an Affiliate?: All Affiliate must be at least 18 years old or older.
    3. What does an Affiliate do?: An Affiliate is a webmaster or internet marketer who takes on the role of promoting ShopAsOnTv and the ShopAsOnTv website.
    4. How does the Affiliate Program work?: To participate in the Affiliate Program, Affiliate must create an Affiliate Link. An “Affiliate Link” is defined as web URL or hyperlink which contains, either within the link or via any redirect or link-cloaking software, the Affiliate’s ShopAsOnTv ID with the intention of tracking referred traffic to ShopAsOnTv. When an Affiliate directs or sends a prospective buyer to the ShopAsOnTv website via a correctly formatted Affiliate Link and that visitor then purchases a product from ShopAsOnTv, the Affiliate will receive a commission from ShopAsOnTv on the sale of that product (the “Commission“).
    5. ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Network: Click Sales Inc. (“ShopAsOnTv“) is responsible for the tracking of Affiliate Links, handling of payments and distribution of any Commission that is payable to Affiliate (together the “ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Network“).
  1. ShopAsOnTv Responsibilities
  • . General: ShopAsOnTv is responsible for handling all customer inquiries, fulfilling product orders, customer billing and collection of fees.
    1. Privacy: ShopAsOnTv respects the privacy of customers and each customer’s personal information. Therefore, in order to protect customer privacy, ShopAsOnTv reserves the right to withhold any information regarding a customer including, without limitation, that customers’ contact details from Affiliate regardless of whether that customer arrived at ShopAsOnTv via Affiliate’s Affiliate Link or not.
  1. Affiliate Responsibilities
  • . Provision of correct contact information: Affiliate is responsible for providing ShopAsOnTv with Affiliate’s correct contact information at the time that Affiliate registers for the Affiliate Program and Affiliate must keep Affiliate’s contact information up-to-date. Failure by Affiliate to provide ShopAsOnTv with correct contact information could result in the suspension of Affiliate’s Affiliate Program account as ShopAsOnTv may be unable to contact Affiliate regarding important issues concerning the Affiliate Program and Affiliate’s participation in the Affiliate Program. If Affiliate becomes aware that ShopAsOnTv has been provided incorrect contact information of Affiliate or if Affiliate’s contact information becomes out-of-date, Affiliate must immediately contact ShopAsOnTv and provide ShopAsOnTv with correct contact information.
    1. Username and password: Affiliate’s login credentials (being Affiliate’s username and password) are personal to Affiliate. Affiliate must always maintain the confidentiality of Affiliate’s username and password and not disclose them to any third party. Affiliate agrees that Affiliate is solely responsible for any use of the ShopAsOnTv by any person using Affiliate’s username and password and Affiliate agrees to indemnify ShopAsOnTv against any claims arising out of Affiliate’s failure to maintain the confidentiality of Affiliate’s username or password. Affiliate agrees to not impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent Affiliate’s affiliation with a person or entity. ShopAsOnTv will not be liable for any loss that Affiliate may incur as a result of someone else using Affiliate’s password or account (whether with or without Affiliate’s knowledge). Affiliate agrees to notify ShopAsOnTv immediately of any unauthorised use of Affiliate’s account or any other breach of security.
    2. Prohibited actions: The Affiliate agrees not to:
      1. misrepresent ShopAsOnTv’s products and services;
      2. advertise or promote ShopAsOnTv products and services on any sites that:
        • promote sexually explicit material, violence, pirated materials, illegal activities, gambling or sites that promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
        • contain extensive religious commentary or attempts to preach or solicit members for a particular church or faith; or
        • contain any violations of intellectual property rights or any other laws not otherwise listed here;
      1. disparage ShopAsOnTv, the ShopAsOnTv website, or any ShopAsOnTv affiliated products including, without limitation, referring to ShopAsOnTv and using the words “scam”, “rip-off”, or any words with a similar or associated meaning in any advertisement or website copy; or
      2. engage in any conduct that is likely to impair or cause damage to the operation of the ShopAsOnTv website whether by way of a virus, corrupted file or through use of any other software or program.
  1. Spam

Affiliate agrees to comply with all US Federal CAN-SPAM Acts.

ShopAsOnTv has a zero tolerance policy towards spam and any Affiliate associated with spam. If ShopAsOnTv establishes, at ShopAsOnTv’s absolute discretion, that Affiliate is involved with spam in any way including, without limitation, creating, sending or otherwise distributing spam, ShopAsOnTv may immediately terminate Affiliate’s Affiliate Program account and Affiliate will forfeit all Commissions owed to Affiliate.

  1. Affiliate Link

Affiliate is solely responsible for ensuring that Affiliate’s Affiliate Link is set up correctly. ShopAsOnTv is not responsible for Affiliate’s failure to receive any Commission due to the incorrect formatting or configuration of Affiliate’s Affiliate Link.

  1. Email

Affiliate agrees to receive email or other electronic communications from ShopAsOnTv including, but not limited to, newsletters, site updates, promotion resources and other announcements and correspondence. Affiliate agrees that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that ShopAsOnTv provide to Affiliate electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. Affiliate agrees to be bound by any agreement reached through electronic communications in terms of the Electronic Transactions Act 2002.

ShopAsOnTv accepts no responsibility for the accurate receipt of any such emails and Affiliate is responsible for ensuring that Affiliate’s email address is not blocked or impaired in any way, including by Affiliate ensuring ‘white-listing’ of Affiliate’s email address.

If Affiliate unsubscribes from receiving emails from ShopAsOnTv, Affiliate acknowledges and understands that Affiliate may no longer receive information or updates from ShopAsOnTv.

  1. ShopAsOnTv Intellectual Property and Brand
  • . Ownership of intellectual property: ShopAsOnTv reserves all rights in or to its trademarks, servicemarks, copyright and other intellectual property rights that may subsist in this website including text, illustrations, photographs, video, music, sounds, layout, designs, or source code, belonging to ShopAsOnTv or to ShopAsOnTv’s licensors (“ShopAsOnTv Intellectual Property“). Affiliate must not use, copy, modify, adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, print, display, perform, or publish any ShopAsOnTv Intellectual Property except as expressly provided in this Agreement or with the prior written consent of ShopAsOnTv.
    1. Modification and display of ShopAsOnTv Intellectual Property: Affiliate is not permitted to make any changes to any items of ShopAsOnTv Intellectual Property including, without limitation, the ShopAsOnTv logo, and any ShopAsOnTv images and Affiliate must not display such items in any way which may be distasteful, or defame or misrepresent ShopAsOnTv, the Affiliate Program, or the ShopAsOnTv website.
    2. Use of ShopAsOnTv Intellectual Property: Affiliate may use the particular ShopAsOnTv logos and images that ShopAsOnTv grants Affiliate access to within the “Affiliate Resource” section of the ShopAsOnTv website for purposes related to Affiliate’s participation in the Affiliate Program only.
    3. Brand name: Affiliate is not permitted to purchase, bid on, or otherwise attempt to acquire any ‘ShopAsOnTv brand name keywords’ with respect to Internet search engines or register or use domains that include the wording “ShopAsOnTv” or any similar wording. ShopAsOnTv brand name keywords or similar wording includes “ShopAsOnTv” and any misspelling or variation of “ShopAsOnTv” including, without limitation, “Sale Hoo”, “SaleHo”, etc.
    4. Access to ShopAsOnTv data: Affiliate is not entitled to have access to ShopAsOnTv data that is not publicly available for review or other purposes. Access to ShopAsOnTv data may be granted to Affiliate by ShopAsOnTv at ShopAsOnTv’s absolute discretion.
  1. Guarantees, Liability and Disclaimers
  • . Warranties: While ShopAsOnTv endeavours to ensure that the content of the ShopAsOnTv website is free from errors, ShopAsOnTv does not give any warranty or other assurance as to the content of material appearing on the ShopAsOnTv website, its accuracy, completeness, timeliness or fitness for any particular purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by law, ShopAsOnTv provides the ShopAsOnTv website and related information and services on an “as is” basis without any warranties, representations, or guarantees of any kind (whether, express, implied, statutory or otherwise) including, but not limited to, warranties of non-infringement, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose.
    1. No guarantee regarding income: ShopAsOnTv makes no guarantee of any kind regarding the potential income that can be generated through Affiliate’s participation in the Affiliate Program.
    2. Limitation of Liability: To the extent legally permitted, in no event shall ShopAsOnTv or its affiliates, distributors, licensors, and agents, or any of its or their directors, employees, and agents be liable as a result of Affiliate’s use of the ShopAsOnTv website or participation in the ShopAsOnTv Affiliate Network for direct, indirect, special, incidental, punitive or consequential damages, losses or expenses, including without limitation, loss resulting from business disruption, loss of data, lost profits, lost goodwill, or damage to systems or data, howsoever arising, including without limitation, though an action in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, even if ShopAsOnTv or its affiliates, distributors, licensors, and agents, or any of its or their directors, employees, and agents have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
    3. Consumer Guarantees Act: If you are using our services for business purposes, you agree that the guarantees provided under the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 or any comparable consumer protection legislation shall not apply to those services.
    4. Availability: Affiliate’s use of this website and any associated services may sometimes be subject to interruption or delay. Due to the nature of the Internet and electronic communications, ShopAsOnTv and ShopAsOnTv’s service providers do not make any warranty that this website or any associated services will be error free, without interruption or delay, or free from defects in design. ShopAsOnTv will not be liable to Affiliate should the ShopAsOnTv website or the services supplied through this website become unavailable, interrupted or delayed for any reason.
    5. Malicious code: Although ShopAsOnTv endeavours to prevent the introduction of viruses or other malicious code (together, ‘malicious code’) to the ShopAsOnTv website, ShopAsOnTv does not guarantee or warrant that the ShopAsOnTv website, or any data available from it, does not contain malicious code. ShopAsOnTv will not be liable for any damages or harm attributable to malicious code. Affiliate is responsible for ensuring that the process that Affiliate employs for accessing this website does not expose Affiliate’s computer system to the risk of interference or damage from malicious code.
    6. Security: Although ShopAsOnTv endeavour to protect the security of Affiliate’s contact information Affiliate acknowledges that there is a risk of unauthorised access to (or alteration of) Affiliate’s transmissions or data or of the information contained on Affiliate’s computer system or on the ShopAsOnTv website. ShopAsOnTv does not accept responsibility or liability of any nature for any losses that Affiliate may sustain as a result of such unauthorised access or alteration. All information transmitted to Affiliate or from Affiliate is transmitted at Affiliate’s risk, and Affiliate assumes all responsibility and risks arising in relation to Affiliate’s use of this website and the internet. ShopAsOnTv does not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to Affiliate’s own computer system which may arise in connection with Affiliate’s accessing of this website or any outbound hyperlink.
  1. Indemnification
  • . Affiliate’s use of the ShopAsOnTv website and its content is voluntary. Affiliate shall indemnify ShopAsOnTv and its affiliates, distributors, licensors, and agents, and all of its and their directors, employees, and agents against, and hold them harmless from, any and all lawsuits, claims, expenses (including reasonable legal fees), settlements, damages, judgments and the like arising from Affiliate’s use of the ShopAsOnTv website and content or Affiliate’s failure to maintain the confidentiality or security of Affiliates password or access rights.
  1. Term and Termination
  • . Term: This Agreement is effective immediately upon Affiliate’s acceptance of this Agreement and shall continue until terminated as described in this section 8.
    1. Termination without notice: ShopAsOnTv and Affiliate both reserve the right to terminate this Agreement at any time without notice. In the event of termination of this Agreement by this clause 8.2 all outstanding Commissions due to Affiliate will be payable to the extent such Commissions may be due to Affiliate under ShopAsOnTv’s terms and conditions.
    2. Termination for breach: In the event of termination of this Agreement by ShopAsOnTv due to breach of this Agreement by Affiliate, Affiliate shall not be entitled to be paid any outstanding Commission.
  1. Miscellaneous
  • . Waiver: Any waiver by ShopAsOnTv of a breach of or right under this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of any other or subsequent breach or right.
    1. Independent Contractors: An affiliate is acting as an independent contractor when acting as an affiliate. No partnership, joint venture or any legal entity is created between ShopAsOnTv and the affiliate.
    2. Changes: ShopAsOnTv reserves the right to amend this Agreement as needed from time to time. Affiliate is bound by any changes made to this Agreement and Affiliate’s acceptance of any income through or due to the Affiliate Program will be regarded as acceptance by Affiliate of any changes to this Agreement. ShopAsOnTv will endeavor to inform Affiliate of any changes made to this Agreement via email.
    3. Feedback and unsolicited submissions: If Affiliate provides ShopAsOnTv any feedback about the ShopAsOnTv website or the Affiliate Program, Affiliate grants ShopAsOnTv the right to use that feedback for the purpose of improving the ShopAsOnTv website or Affiliate Program (and for any other purpose ShopAsOnTv deems necessary or desirable) without being obliged to pay Affiliate any compensation in respect of ShopAsOnTv’s use of that feedback. If Affiliate does send ShopAsOnTv unsolicited ideas such ideas will be deemed to be non-confidential and ShopAsOnTv will not be required to provide any acknowledgement of their source.
    4. Top Affiliates: From time to time ShopAsOnTv may enter into special agreements with certain ‘top’ Affiliates. Such special arrangements may include, but not limited to, special discounted rates or bonus packages. The entry by ShopAsOnTv into a special arrangement with any Affiliate is at ShopAsOnTv’s sole discretion and ShopAsOnTv reserves all right to determine whether any Affiliate will be offered the opportunity to enter into such a special arrangement.
    5. Interpretation, Severability: Headings are inserted for convenience and shall not affect the construction of this Agreement. The singular includes the plural and vice versa. If any portion of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable portion shall be construed in accordance with applicable law to the greatest extent possible to reflect the original intentions of the parties, and the remainder of the provisions shall remain in full force and effect. If any provision in this Agreement shall be held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, that provision shall be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of the original provision to the fullest extent allowed by law, and the remaining provisions in this Agreement will remain in full force and effect.
    6. Advertisements: ShopAsOnTv does not necessarily endorse or recommend any of the goods or services advertised on or through the ShopAsOnTv website. ShopAsOnTv does not necessarily endorse or recommend any affiliates using our services.
    7. Third party websites: The ShopAsOnTv website provides links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by third parties. Such linked sites are not under ShopAsOnTv’s control and ShopAsOnTv is not responsible for the contents (including the accuracy, legality or decency) of any linked site or any material contained in a linked site. ShopAsOnTv will not be liable for any damages or loss arising in any way out of or in connection with or incidental to any information or third party service provided by any third party.
    8. Confidentiality: Affiliate shall keep confidential the terms of this Agreement and any information associated with the Affiliate Program subject to any disclosure required by law. This clause shall survive termination of this Agreement.
    9. Governing law: This Agreement is governed by the laws of New Zealand and the courts of New Zealand shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to hear and determine any dispute arising in relation to this Agreement.
    10. Entire Agreement: This Agreement is the complete and exclusive agreement between the ShopAsOnTv and Affiliate in relation to the Affiliate Program.
    11. Other rights reserved: All rights not expressly granted in this Agreement are reserved by ShopAsOnTv.