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By accepting these Terms, you agree that the Terms constitute a binding contract, effective as of the date of first acceptance by you, between G&H Automation Services LLC (hereinafter referred to as "GHAS", "we", "us", or "our") and you the user (hereinafter referred to as ("you", "your") (each a "Party" to the contract and collectively, the "Parties").
2.1 To use our Platform, you must:
2.1.1 Be at least of the age of majority and not disqualified from entering into contracts under any law;
2.1.2 complete the registration process;
2.1.3 agree to our Terms; and
2.1.4 provide true, complete, and up to date legal and contact information
2.1.5 You represent and warrant that you have the authority to accept these Terms on behalf of the company you may be affiliated with.
2.1.6 By using Platform, you represent and warrant that you will use Platform only for non-commercial purposes.
2.1.7 By using Platform, you represent and warrant that you meet all the requirements listed above and that you will not use Platform in a way that violates any laws or regulations. GHAS may refuse service, close accounts of any users, and change eligibility requirements at any time.
2.1.8 By accepting these Terms, you represent and warrant that you are qualified concerning the conditions stated herein, therefore, are permitted to use the Platform. If you do not meet any of the conditions stated herein, you shall not access/use the Platform and must cease to be a user.
3. Personal Data
To provide you with the Platform as mentioned in these Terms it is required that we collect your basic information which may include (without limits) your name, phone number, address ("Personal Data"). You agree that your Personal Data is collected by us through your consent.
The Term begins as soon as you access the Platform and continues as long as you use the Platform. Clicking the button and entering your username means that you have officially "signed" these Terms.
5. Account Registration
5.1 To access the Platform, you need to register for a user account on the Platform. For continuous access to our Platform it is suggested that you provide us with accurate, complete, and updated information wherever applicable. Failing to meet the aforesaid condition may result in the suspension of the respective user Account.
5.2 You agree not to (1) misrepresent yourself as someone else by selecting or using a username a name, email, or phone number of another person; (2) use, as a username, an offensive, vulgar, or obscene name; (3) use as a username a fictitious name or pseudonym.
5.3 You are solely liable and responsible for any activity that occurs on your account. You agree and understand that you shall not share your user account password with anybody or do any such act which promotes unauthorized use of your user account. You shall take all measures to protect your password including but not limited to restricting the use of your personal device.
5.4 You must notify us immediately on our website of any change in your eligibility to use the Platform, breach of security, or unauthorized use of your Account. You shall have the ability to delete your Account, either through the Platform or through a request made on our Website.
5.5 You understand and agree that by creating a User account you agree to receive communication concerning marketing emails and SMS from us. You understand and agree that any communication or notification you receive from us electronically shall qualify as legal notice and meet all the legal notice requirements.
6. User Representations
6.1 You represent and warrant not to do the following:
6.1.1 Use, display, mirror or frame the Platform or any individual element within the Platform, proprietary information, or the layout and design of any page or form contained on a page, without our express written consent;
6.1.2 Access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Platform, our computer systems, or the technical delivery systems of our providers;
6.1.3 Attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any our system or network or breach any security or authentication measures;
6.1.4 Avoid, bypass, remove, deactivate, impair, descramble, or otherwise circumvent any technological measure implemented by us or any of our providers or any other third party (including another user) to protect the Platform or Platform Content;
6.1.5 Attempt to access or search the Platform or Platform Content or download Platform Content from the Platform through the use of any engine, software, tool, agent, device or mechanism (including spiders, robots, crawlers, data mining tools or the like) other than the software and/or search agents provided by us or other generally available third-party web browsers;
6.1.6 Send any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, email, junk mail, spam, chain letters or other form of solicitation;
6.1.7 Use any Meta tags or other hidden text or metadata utilizing our trademark(s), logo URL or product name without our express written consent;
6.1.8 Use the Platform or Platform Content, or any portion thereof, for any commercial purpose or for the benefit of any third party or in any manner not permitted by these Terms;
6.1.9 Forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting, or in any way use the Platform or Platform Content to send altered, deceptive, or false source-identifying information;
6.1.10 Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software used to provide the Platform or Platform Content;
6.1.11 Interfere with, or attempt to interfere with, the access of any user, host, or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, or mail-bombing the Platform;
6.1.12 Collect or store any personally identifiable information from the Platform from other users of the Platform without their express permission;
6.1.13 Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
6.1.14 Violate any applicable law or regulation; or
6.1.15 Encourage or enable any other individual to do any of the foregoing.
Subject to the Terms, GHAS gives you a limited, revocable, non-sublicensable, non-exclusive, and non-transferable license to the Platform (and other items displayed on the Platform for download) only for purposes of using the Platform in accordance with these Terms. It is expressly prohibited without the prior express permission from GHAS to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, or store any Content for purposes other than using the Platform consistent with these Terms herein.
8. Intellectual Property Rights
8.2 You acknowledge and agree that the Platform, the names and logos and all related product and names, design marks and slogans, and all other material comprising the Platform, are the property of the GHAS or its affiliates (collectively, the "Marks"). Unless stated otherwise, all Marks are protected as the copyright, trade dress, trademarks and/or other intellectual properties owned by us or by other parties that have licensed their material to us. You are not authorized to use any of the Marks in any advertising, publicity, or any other commercial manner without the prior written consent of GHAS. Your use of the Platform confers no title or ownership in the Platform or the Marks and is not a sale of any rights in the Platform or the Marks. All ownership rights remain in GHAS or its third-party suppliers, as the case may be.
8.3 You acknowledge and agree that any comments, ideas and/or reports provided to us ("Feedback") shall be the property of GHAS and you hereby irrevocably transfer and assign to GHAS such Feedback, and all associated intellectual property rights, provided however that you shall be free to use such Feedback in the ordinary conduct of your business.
8.4 It is our Policy to limit access to our Platform of users who infringe the intellectual property rights of others, as a consequence of which we shall terminate your account. If you find that anything on our Platform infringes any copyright that you own or control, please contact us using the information provided in section 21.
9. Third-party Services
The Platform provided by us may permit you to link to other websites, services, or resources on the Internet, and other websites, services or resources may contain links to the Platform. Also, Content may contain links to other websites, services, or resources on the Internet. When you access third party resources on the Internet, you shall do so at your own risk. These other resources are not controlled by us, and you agree that we shall not be responsible or liable for including but not limited to the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such websites or resources. The inclusion of any such link shall not imply our endorsement or any association in any way between us and their operators. You also agree that we will not be responsible or liable in any case, either directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such website or resource.
We reserve the right to terminate your access to all or any part of the Platform at any point of time, without providing any cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your membership. You may terminate your account if you wish to do so by placing a request on our Platform. Any such termination shall immediately revoke the license granted under Section 9, and you shall effective immediately be prohibited from accessing or using the Platform or Content for any reason. The provisions of these Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including but not limited to Licenses, warranty disclaimers, ownership provisions, limitations of liability and indemnification.
To the maximum extent permissible by applicable law, you hereby absolutely release GHAS and its affiliates as well as all other users of the Platform from responsibilities including but not limited to, claims, causes of action, liability, expenses, demands, and/or damages (actual and consequential) of all kinds and nature, known and unknown and claims of negligence, that may arise from the use of or inability to use, or in relation to your use of and/or reliance on the Platform, including any disputes which may arise between users and the acts or omissions of third parties.
12. Warranty Disclaimer
THE PLATFORM IS PROVIDED "AS IS", "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. THE USE OF PLATFORM AND IS AT THE USER’S SOLE RISK. THE PLATFORM IS PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR GUARANTEE OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR ACCURACY AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT AND ANY WARRANTIES IMPLIED BY ANY COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE, ALL OF WHICH ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED, WITH THE SOLE EXCEPTION OF WARRANTIES (IF ANY) WHICH CANNOT BE EXPRESSLY EXCLUDED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. GHAS, OUR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS, AND CONTENT PROVIDERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT: (I) THE PLATFORM IS OR WILL BE SECURE OR AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME, INSTANCE OR LOCATION; (II) ANY DEFECTS MATERIAL OR NOT, OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; (III) ANY/ALL CONTENT OR SOFTWARE AVAILABLE AT OR THROUGH THE PLATFORM IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; (IV) ANY/ALL INFORMATION IS COMPLETE, ACCURATE, UP-TO-DATE, OR RELIABLE; (V) ANY PARTICULAR SERVICE, CONTENT, OR PRODUCT REFERRED TO IN THE PLATFORM IS SAFE, APPROPRIATE, OR EFFECTIVE FOR YOUR AND/OR YOUR EMPLOYEES; (VI) THAT RESULTS OF USING THE PLATFORM PROVIDED BY US WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS(VII) THE USE OF THE PLATFORM PROVIDED BY US SHALL COMPLY WITH ANY LAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS, REQUIREMENTS, POLICIES, QUALIFICATIONS, OR BEST PRACTICES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PRIVACY LAWS, PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE, OR REIMBURSEMENT; (VIII) THE USE OF THE PLATFORM SHALL NOT RESULT IN LEGAL DUTIES OR LIABILITY. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE IN ANY INSTANCE THAT ANY PARTICULAR CONTENT OR MATERIAL SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE PLATFORM.
You acknowledge and agree that you shall at all times defend, indemnify, and hold harmless us, our affiliates and each of our and our affiliates’ including but not limited to, respective officers, directors, contractors, employees, agents, suppliers, and representatives against all liabilities, claims, fees, costs, penalties or sanctions, losses, expenses, and interest of any nature, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of or which may relate to: (a) your use or misuse of, or access to, the Platform; (b)your violation of any privacy, professional, ethics, licensing, or consumer protection laws, rules, or regulations; (c) your misuse of anyone’s private, proprietary, or Personal data; (d) infringement by you (or any third party using your Account or identity in the Platform) of any intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; or (e) otherwise in violation of these Terms in any way. It is our right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you shall assist and cooperate with us in asserting any available defenses at your expense, including reasonable attorneys’ fees incurred by us.
14. Limitation of Liability
15. Governing Law
The parties agree that the validity, operation, and performance of this Terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the state of New York applicable therein (notwithstanding conflict of law rules). The Parties do expressly and irrevocably concede to the jurisdiction of courts in New York with respect to any matter or claim, suit, action or proceeding arising under or related to these Terms.
16. Dispute Resolution
Any dispute concerning the subject matter of this Terms, or the breach, termination, or validity thereof (a "Dispute") will be settled exclusively in accordance with the procedures set forth herein. The Dispute resolution shall be done solely through online arbitration or through video conferencing using appropriate software/applications. The party seeking resolution of a Dispute will first give notice in writing of the Dispute to the other party, setting forth the nature of the Dispute and a concise statement of the issues to be resolved. The Dispute resolution shall be conducted by an arbitrator who is mutually selected by the parties. All decisions and awards rendered by the arbitrator will be final and binding upon the parties for all questions submitted to such arbitrator, and the costs associated with such submission shall be shared equally by the parties involved in the Dispute unless the arbitrator decides otherwise. The parties waive all rights of appeal, therefore to any court or tribunal, and agree that the only recourse by any party to any court will be for the purpose of enforcing an arbitration award.
We shall have the right to make modifications or replace any of the Terms, or suspend, change, or discontinue the Platform (including but not limited to, the availability of any featured content, or database,) at any time or instance by posting a notice through the Platform . We may also do so by sending you a notice via email, via the Platform, or by any other means of communication. We reserve the right to impose limits on certain features. We may if required to do so restrict your access to parts or all of the Platform without notice or liability. We endeavor to try and provide notice of modifications to these Terms. However, you also agree that it is also your responsibility to make reasonable efforts to be aware of such modifications.
When you continue to use the Platform after notification of any modifications to the Terms shall mean acceptance of those modifications, and those modifications shall apply to your continued use of the Platform going forward. Your use of the Platform is subject to the Terms in effect at the time of such use.
18.1 Entire agreement and severability. These Terms are the entire agreement between you and us with regards to the Platform. These Terms supersede all prior, contemporaneous communications and proposals made (whether oral, written, or electronic) between you and us with regards to the Platform. If any provisions mentioned in these Terms are found to be unenforceable or invalid, that particular provision or provisions will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these Terms will otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable. In the event of the failure of either Party to exercise in any respect, any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder.
18.2 Relationship of the parties. You and GHAS are independent contractors. These Terms shall not and do not create a partnership, franchise, joint venture, agency, fiduciary or employment relationship of any kind between the Parties. You shall not have any authority of any kind to bind us in any respect. Unless expressly stated otherwise in these Terms, there are no third-party beneficiaries to the Terms. We do not have any special relationship you nor any fiduciary duty.
18.3 Force majeure. We will not be liable in any case for any failure or delay in the performance of our obligations for any reason hereunder if such failure results from: (a) any cause beyond our reasonable control, including but not limited to, mechanical, electronic or communications failure or degradation, denial-of-service attacks, (b) any failure by a third-party hosting provider or utility provider, (c) strikes, shortages, riots, fires, acts of God, war, terrorism, and governmental action.
18.4 Assignment. You agree that these Terms are personal to you, and are not assignable, transferable or sublicensable by you. We reserve the right to assign, transfer or delegate any of our rights and obligations hereunder without obtaining consent.
18.5 Notices. All notices under these Terms shall be in writing Unless otherwise specified in these Term of Use. Notices to us shall be sent by email to [email protected]. You shall ensure written confirmation of receipt for notice to be effective. Notices to you shall be sent to your last known email address (or the email address of your successor, if any) and/or to any email address that would be reasonably likely to provide notice to you, and such notice shall be effective upon transmission.
18.6 No waiver. Our failure to enforce any part of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of our right to later enforce that or any other part of these Terms. Waiver of compliance in any particular instance does not mean that we will waive compliance in the future.
18.7 Interpretation. The headers are provided only to make this agreement easier to read and understand.
You may contact us through our website or the address given below: G&H Automation Services LLC, 31-12 33rd street, #2C, Long Island City, NY 11106, United States, [email protected].