1.1 These Terms and Conditions (the Terms) govern your use of our website located inhttp://gglobal.com (the Site) and form a binding contractual agreement between you, the user of the Site and us,G-Global Business Portal LLC Registration No. 12611714 (G-Global). For that reason, these Terms are important and you should ensure that you read them carefully and contact us with any questions before you use the Site.
1.2 By viewing or browsing the Site, you acknowledge that you have had sufficient chance to read and understand these Terms and that you agree to be bound by them.
1.3 If you do not agree to these Terms, you may not access or otherwise use or access the Site.
Agreement means these terms and conditions of use and the documents referred to on it;
Content means any and all data, text, software, images, audio or video material and other content, in any medium, provided by G-Global to you;
Intellectual Property Rights means all intellectual property rights, including all copyright, patents, trade marks, design rights, trade secrets, domain names, know-how and other rights of a similar nature, whether registrable or not and whether registered or not, and any applications for registration or rights to make such an application;
Services means the online e-commerce platform that allows Businesses to post Investment Listings and provides Investors the ability to contact those Businesses to invest in the business activities outlined in the selected Investment Listings. This includes Services currently offered by G-Global and any Services or products that G-Global may choose to offer in the future;
Site means http://gglobal.com;
User means any individual who views or accesses the Site as a casual browser;
You means you, the User; and
Us, We, Our means G-Global Business Portal LLC Registration No. 12611714.
3.1 Users’ accept these Terms by simply using the Site and any use of a sub-page which shall indicate the Users’ acceptance, and confirms that the User is agreeing to the Terms defined within this Agreement. If for any reason a User does not agree with any Terms of this Agreement, that User is required to log off the Site immediately.
4. ACCESSING THE SITE
4.1 You acknowledge and agree that although we will use all reasonable efforts to ensure that the Site is available, temporary interruptions of the Site may occur. We shall not be liable to any person or entity for loss or damage incurred by such downtimes.
4.2 All Content and Services provided on or through this Site are provided "as is" and "as available" for your use. The Content is provided without warranties or conditions of any kind either express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Your use of this Site is solely at your risk.
4.3 We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services and Content we provide on the Site without notice. We may restrict access to some parts of or the entire Site, from time to time.
5.1 This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft, or destruction or unauthorized access or, alteration of or use of record in connection with the use or operation of the Service, whether for breach of contract, tortious behaviour, negligence or any other cause of action.
5.2 We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the Site or the Content contained on the Site for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. We disclaim any express or implied warranty representation or guarantee as to the effectiveness or profitability of the Services or that the operation of our Site will be uninterrupted or error-free. We are not liable for the consequences of any interruptions or error in the Site.
6. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
6.1 The Site may link to other websites, services or resources on the Internet, such as Twitter and Facebook, and other websites, services or resources may contain links to the Site. These websites are not under our control and are not maintained by G-Global. We are not responsible for the content of those websites. We only provide links to external websites as a convenience, and the inclusion of such a link to external websites do not imply our endorsement of those sites. You acknowledge and agree that when you access other websites on the Internet, you do so at your own risk.
6.2 We make no representation about any other website you access through this one. Please understand other websites are independent from our sites so we do not accept responsibility for such websites.
7. APPOINTMENTS AND FINANCIAL TERMS FOR EXPERTS
If you (as an Expert) have received an Appointment request from a Member, you will be required to either confirm or reject the request within 24 hours of when the request is made (as determined by G-Global in its sole discretion) or the request will be automatically cancelled. When an Appointment is requested with you via the Site, Application and Services, we will share with you (i) the first and last name of the Seeker who has requested the Appointment, and (ii) a link to the Seeker’s G-Global Account profile page, so that you can view this information before confirming or rejecting the Appointment. When you confirm an Appointment request, G-Global will send you an email, text message or message via the Application confirming such booking, depending on the selections you make via the Site, Application and Services.
The amount due and payable by a Seeker relating to Appointment time with you is referred to as an “Appointment Fee”. Appointment Fees are quoted in each Listing, in EU euros and in a price per minute format (the “Appointment Fee Rate”). Please note that it is Experts, and not G-Global, which set all Appointment Fee Rates.
In consideration of the Services, G-Global charges you a fee (the “Service Fee”) based on a percentage of Appointment Fees collected on your behalf. The current applicable percentage is fifteen percent (15%). The Service Fee is deducted from the Appointment Fee payable to you in respect of an Appointment. At the conclusion of each Appointment, G-Global calculates the appropriate Appointment Fee payable by the Seeker to you based on the duration of the Appointment and the applicable Appointment Fee Rate.
Please note that G-Global does not currently charge fees for the creation of Listings. However, you acknowledge and agree that G-Global reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to charge you for and collect fees from you for the creation of Listings. Please note that G-Global will provide notice of any Listing fee collection via the Site, Application and Services, in accordance with these Terms, prior to implementing such a Listing fee feature.
8. APPOINTMENTS AND FINANCIAL TERMS FOR SEEKERS
You (as a Seeker), not G-Global, are solely responsible for honoring any confirmed Appointments. If you choose to enter into a transaction with an Expert by scheduling an Appointment via the Site or Application, these Terms and other terms, conditions, rules and restrictions associated with such Appointment as set out in the Listing may apply. You acknowledge and agree that you, and not G-Global, will be responsible for performing the obligations of any such agreements, and G-Global is not a party to such agreements and disclaims all liability arising from or related to any such agreements.
You agree to pay G-Global all Appointment Fees due in connection with any Appointment. In order to initiate an Appointment, you understand and agree that G-Global reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to obtain a pre-authorization of your credit card or charge your credit card a nominal amount, not to exceed one EU euro (1€), in order to verify your credit card. At the end of each Appointment, G-Global will process and collect the Appointment Fees payable in accordance with these Terms and the terms of the Listing. Please note that G-Global cannot control any fees that may be charged to a Member by his or her bank related to G-Global’s collection of the Appointment Fees, and G-Global disclaims all liability in this regard.
9. GENERAL FINANCIAL TERMS
You (as a Seeker) may cancel an Appointment without penalty; provided, however, that you have not already initiated the call with the Expert via the Services. You (as an Expert) may cancel a scheduled Appointment without penalty at any time. If you have been improperly charged for an Appointment that was cancelled and require a refund, please contact G-Global at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You understand and agree that you are solely responsible for determining your applicable Tax reporting requirements in consultation with your tax advisors. G-Global cannot and does not offer Tax-related advice to any Members of the Site, Application and Services.
10. APPROPRIATE USAGE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
10.1 Users’ agree to be compliant when using G-Global Site policies, including this Agreement with regard to all local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations, as well as any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the Users’ country of residence.
10.2 No User shall use the Site for any fraudulent or inappropriate purposes and agree not to promote the unauthorized use of a third party or to encourage the unauthorized use of a third party to use any portion of the Site to transmit or upload any content that is against the law, abusive, unauthorized, harassing, obscene, slanderous, virus containing, or is otherwise distasteful as reasonably determined by G-Global. Users’ agree not to resell, reproduce or take advantage of any part of our Site by robot, spider, other automated device, or manually to monitor or duplicate any content without our expressed written permission. G-Global reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity for violation of these Terms. We reserve the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of these Terms and to take any action deemed necessary, appropriate, and lawful; including, but not limited to information relating to e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information.
10.3 All Users’ agree not to conduct the following:
(a) sell, resell, rent or lease any content, marks, or services within the Site;
(b) store, transmit infringing, libelous, unlawful, indirect material, or in violation of third-party privacy rights data;
(c) store or transmit Malicious Codes;
(d) interfere with the performance of the Site, services or any third-party data; or
(e) try to gain unauthorized access to the Site, User accounts unauthorized to access, services or any related systems.
11. SPECIFIC PROHIBITION
11.1 No harassment, discrimination, or abuse is tolerated within the Site. Any abuse complaints will be thoroughly investigated and may be reported to the individual User’s local authorities, and charges may be brought against that User both civilly and criminally. G-Global cooperates fully with law enforcement and will provide any and all records requested within the law or by court order. Furthermore, if any of the above is conducted while using contact information obtained within the Site, we hold the right to restrict any User from access to our Site at any given time for such breach of Terms.
11.2 Users’ of this Site, agree not to do the following, but are not limited to only these conditions:
(a) Engage in any type of activity that negatively affects the purpose or intention of the Site, including, but not limited to, actually or attempting to manipulate, corrupt or otherwise affect the outcome of the services, in whole or in part, by, among other methods mentioned or not mentioned, subscribing another person or party without their authorization or registering multiple subscriptions under the same or different names; these activities include:
(i) Upload, post, publish, comment, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any information that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, or explicit or unnecessarily graphic descriptions of accounts of and situations pertaining to sexual acts.
(ii) Upload, post, publish, comment, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any content that victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability or harm minors in any way.
(iii) Upload, post, publish, comment, e-mail, reproduce, distribute, or otherwise transmit any content that User does not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships. This includes any inside information or proprietary or confidential information.
(iv) Upload, post, publish, comment, e-mail, reproduce, distribute, or otherwise transmit any content that infringes upon any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party; nor any unauthorized advertising or promotional materials. This includes junk mail, spam, chain letters or any other form of solicitation.
(v) Upload, post, publish, comment, e-mail, reproduce, distribute, or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses, Trojan horses, worms, or any other computer code, files or programs, designed to maliciously, whether intended to or not, interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.
(vi) Impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent User affiliation with a person or entity.
(vii) Forge or manipulate packet headers in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted to or through this Site.
(b) Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law.
(c) Agree that User will not harvest, collect or store information about the Users’ of this Site or the content posted by others on this Site or use such information for any purpose inconsistent with the purpose of this Site or for the purpose of transmitting or facilitating transmission of unsolicited bulk electronic mail or communications.
11.3 G-Global is not responsible for material submitted or posted by a User. G-Global is not responsible for any failure, non-failure or delay in removing such content. Users’ acknowledge and agree the content viewed, submitted or posted is at their own discretion and risk and the views expressed do not reflect the views of G-Global or its staff. G-Global does not support or endorse contributed content, whether or not it has been edited by G-Global and we have the right, at our sole discretion, to refuse, reject, deny or remove any content, in whole or in part, that does not comply with these Terms or any other policy we have posted or otherwise is undesirable, inappropriate or inaccurate. Users’ will remain responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or any other aspect of such submitted material, including any contribution we make.
11.4 Users’ agree to notify G-Global immediately of any unauthorized use of the Site, its services or any other breach of security known or suspected.
12. DATA PROTECTION
12.1 G-Global shall maintain reasonable administrative, physical, and technical safeguard methods for protection of the security, confidentiality and integrity of all User Data. G-Global will not modify, disclose (except as compelled by law), or access User data except to prevent technical problems, or at a Users’ request in connection with support concerns.
12.2 G-Global provides its Users’ an option to open an account and choose a unique username and password. The User must maintain their account username and password with the strictest of confidence and repeatedly update the password. If a User believes their username and/or password has been compromised, they must contact G-Global by email immediately to reset the account.
12.3 The User has sole responsibility for adequate security protection and backup of data and/or equipment used in connection with their usage of the Site and Services and will not make a claim against for lost data, re-run time, inaccurate instruction, work delays or lost profits resulting from the use of the Site and Services.
13. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
13.1 Nothing in these Terms constitutes a transfer of any Intellectual Property rights from us to you.
13.2 We own and retain all proprietary rights to the Site, the Services provided through the Site, and all associated Intellectual Property rights, excluding User Generated Content. You are permitted to use the Services only as authorised by us. As a User, you are granted a limited, non-exclusive, revocable, non-transferable right to use the Site and Services to create, display, use, play, and download Content or User Generated Content subject to these Terms.
13.3 Our Intellectual Property must not be used in connection with a product or service that is not affiliated with us or in any way brings us in disrepute.
13.4 You must not modify the physical or digital copies of any Content you print off or download in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio, or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
14. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNITY
14.1 You agree that we shall not be liable for any damages suffered as a result of using, copying, distributing, or downloading Content from the Site.
14.2 In no event shall we be liable for any indirect, punitive, special, incidental or consequential damage (including loss of business, revenue, profits, use, privacy, data, goodwill or other economic advantage) however it arises, whether for breach of contract or in tort, even if it has been previously advised of the possibility of such damage.
14.3 Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or User Generated Content expressed or made available by Users or third parties, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of G-Global. We do not endorse any of the Users, and expressly disclaim any and all liability in connection with them. We do not pre-screen or monitor User Generated Content. In no event shall we be liable for any claims by a third party pursuant to any consumer and competition law, including, but not limited, to any misleading statements made and/or incorporated into any User Generated Content. It is your sole responsibility to ensure the accuracy of the data inputted and any other User Generated Content.
14.4 You have sole responsibility for adequate security protection and backup of data and/or equipment used in connection with your usage of the Site and Services and will not make a claim against for lost data, re-run time, inaccurate instruction, work delays or lost profits resulting from the use of the Site and Services.
14.5 Without limiting the foregoing, in no event will our aggregate liability to you exceed, in total, the amounts paid by you to us in the six (6) months prior to the action giving rise to the liability or USD $1,500.00, whichever is the lesser.
14.6 As a condition of your access to and use of the Site, you agree to indemnify G-Globaland its successors and assigns for all damages, costs, expenses and other liabilities, including but not limited to legal fees and expenses, relating to any claim arising out of or related to:
(a) Your access to and use of the Site, Services, and Content; and
(b) Your violation of these Terms and any applicable law or the rights of another person or party.
15. FORCE MAJEURE
We shall be under no liability to you in respect of anything that, if not for this provision, would or might constitute a breach of this Agreement, where this arises out of circumstances beyond our control, including but not limited to:
(a) Acts of god;
(b) Natural disasters;
(f) Shortage of supplies, equipment, and materials;
(g) Strikes and lockouts;
(h) Civil unrest;
(i) Computer hacking; or
(j) Malicious damage.
16.1 You agree that we may, at any time and at our sole discretion, with or without cause or any notice to you, terminate these Terms, your access to the Site, and/or your registration, or suspend or block your access to the Site and Services.
16.2 We shall not be liable to you or any third party for any claims or damages arising out of any termination or suspension or any other actions taken by us in connection therewith.
16.3 If applicable law requires us to provide notice of termination or cancellation, we may give prior or subsequent notice by posting it on the Site or by sending a communication to any address (email or otherwise) that we have for you in our records.
17.1 By using the Site, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic. We will contact you by email or provide you with information by posting notices on the Site.
17.2 You acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communication we may provide electronically comply with any legal requirements that such documents are in writing.
17.3 Notice will be deemed received and properly served immediately when posted on the Site, 24 hours after an email is sent, or 3 days after the date of posting any letter. As proof of service, it is sufficient that:
(a) For letters, the letter was properly addressed, stamped and placed in the post; and
(b) For emails, the email was sent to the specified email address.
18. NO WAIVER
18.1 If we fail, at any time, to insist upon strict performance of your obligations under these Terms, or if we fail to exercise any of the rights and remedies we are entitled to under these Terms, this will not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and it will not relieve you from compliance with your obligations.
18.2 If we waive a default, it does not constitute a waiver of any subsequent defaults.
18.3 No waiver is effective unless it is expressly stated by us to be a waiver and is communicated to you in writing as per clause 15.
If any court decides that any of the provisions of these Terms are invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, that term will, to that extent only, be severed from the remaining terms. The rest of these Terms will continue to be valid.
20. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
20.1 These Terms, and the documents expressly referred to in them, constitute the entire Agreement between you and G-Global, and supersede all previous discussions, correspondence, negotiations, previous arrangements, understanding or agreement between us relating to the Services.
20.2 We each acknowledge that, in entering into these Terms, neither of us relies on, and subsequently will have any remedies for, any representation or warranty that is not set out in these Terms.
21. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
21.1 These Terms are governed by the laws of the Republic of Estonia regardless of your physical location. Any dispute or difference whatsoever arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be and is hereby submitted to arbitration in accordance with, and subject to, the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules. The appointing and administering body shall be The European Court of Arbitration. There shall be one Arbitrator, the language of the Arbitration shall be in English, and the place of the Arbitration shall be in the Republic of Estonia which governs this Agreement and any dispute of any sort that might arise between Users’ and G-Global relating to this Agreement.
21.2 If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of the Agreement to be unenforceable, the remainder of the Terms will continue to be in full force and effect. All legal action or litigation shall be handled and agreed on during an arbitration hearing only, and the arbitrator shall decide the outcome of the litigation or legal action. All parties agree to comply with this statement and the above jurisdiction statement.
22. UPDATES TO THESE TERMS
22.1 We reserve the right, in our discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any part of the Site and Services. We may restrict access to parts or the entire Site and Services at any time, including, but not limited to, Content, certain features and Services, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use, without notice or liability.
22.2 Any material on the Site and Services may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update such material.
22.3 We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any part of these Terms, in whole or in part, at any time. Notification of the changes to these Terms will be posted on the Site and will be effective immediately, unless expressed otherwise.
22.4 It is your sole responsibility to periodically check these Terms for any changes. If you do not agree with any of the changes to these Terms, it is your sole responsibility to unsubscribe from the Site and Services. Your continued use of the Site and Services will be deemed as your acceptance thereof.
22.5 We may assign or sublicense any of our rights or obligations under these terms and conditions at any time, without obtaining your consent.