- ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
This website located at www.TheGlobalLeadersForum.com (this “Site”) is being provided by Global Leaders Forum (“GLF”) subject to your acceptance of the following User Agreement (“Agreement”) which may be updated by GLF from time to time. By becoming a Visitor or User (as defined herein) of the Site, you agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. If you have any questions about this Agreement, please contact us by using the contact form on the home page before using this Site. All references herein to “we” or “us” refer to GLF.
- TYPES OF VISITORS
Any person or entity (through its agents) accessing, browsing, or otherwise using the Site, either manually or via an automated device or program, shall be deemed a “Visitor” under this Agreement. All Visitors are bound by the terms of this Agreement. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement, then you should not use or access the Site or its software products. A Visitor who becomes a registered User of the Site shall be deemed a “User.” GLF and any Visitor shall be deemed “Parties” to this Agreement.
- DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
GLF is an exclusive members’ only online community with events focused on a specific sector for global groups of executives, regulators, legal professionals and business advisors. Corporate executives, in-house counsel and regulators qualify for complimentary membership, while professional and business advisors can join by invitation only. All members of this site are Users under this Agreement.
- CONDITIONS OF USE
In order to become a User, you must register and provide certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to, name, address, and email address, (collectively “Registration Information”). Providing false or misleading Registration Information constitutes a material breach of the Agreement.
- NO ENDORSEMENT OF CONTENT OR BUSINESSES
GLF makes no representations or endorsements regarding the quality, accuracy, reliability or condition of any content posted on the Site. GLF does not control the quality, safety, truth or accuracy of the content and makes no representation thereof. GLF shall have no obligation to review the Site’s content and all content provided by Users of the Site is the sole responsibility of the User, not GLF. You understand that by using the Site you may be exposed to content that is inaccurate, misleading, outdated or otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, and that under no circumstances will GLF be liable for any loss or damage of any kind as a result of the use of any content or service providers posted, emailed or otherwise made available through the Site.
- ACCEPTABLE AND LAWFUL USE OF SITE
Any Registration Information, computer information, or other information a User or Visitor provides to us in connection with the use of the Site: (a) shall not be false, inaccurate, deceptive, deceitful, or misleading; (b) shall not be obscene or indecent; (c) shall not contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information; (d) shall not infringe any third party’s copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; (e) shall not be defamatory, trade libellous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing, invasive of another’s privacy, or harm minors in any way; (f) shall not create liability for us or cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the software products or our suppliers; and (g) shall not include personal or identifying information about another person who does not wish to be included. Visitors shall comply will all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding use of the Site. GLF reserves the right to report any wrongdoing, if we become aware of it, to the applicable government agencies.
- ACCEPTABLE AND LAWFUL USE OF SOFTWARE
Any service that is made available from the Site, either as a download or otherwise, is the copyrighted work of GLF and/or its affiliates or suppliers. The software products are made available solely for use by end users via the Site. Any use, reproduction, redistribution of the software products not in accordance with the intended use on the Site is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible. Without limiting the foregoing, copying or reproduction of the site or software products to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is expressly prohibited, unless such reproduction or redistribution is expressly permitted by the license agreement accompanying such software.
- LICENSE GRANTED
No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement between Visitors and GLF. This Agreement is between the Visitor and GLF and is not intended to be for the benefit of any third party. If there is a dispute between participants on this Site, or between users and any third party, you understand and agree that GLF is under no obligation to become involved. In the event that you have a dispute with one or more users or third parties, you hereby release GLF, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or services.
- POSTING ON GLF
You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content you post and that the content is accurate. GLF reserves the right, but not the obligation, to refuse to post or to remove any content or portions thereof, in any media worldwide if it contains or features any of the content described in Section 6. With respect to content you submit or make available for inclusion on the Site (‘Content”), you grant GLF a world-wide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and fully sub-licensable license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and publicly display such Content (in whole or in part) and to incorporate such Content into other works in any format or medium now known or later developed. This license means that GLF, its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies have the unrestricted, perpetual and exclusive right to use, reproduce, modify, transmit, and distribute any and all materials and communications regarding and including submitted reviews, or portions thereof, in any media worldwide.
We utilise secure servers to protect your Registration Information. Users shall not disclose Registration Information to third parties and are responsible for all activities which occur under their Registration Information. User agrees to immediately notify us in writing of any unauthorized use of their account.
- PRIVACY STATEMENT; EMAIL
Visitors agree that they have read and understand the terms of our Privacy Statement which is hereby incorporated into this Agreement by reference. Visitors acknowledge that the Site may link to other sites not controlled by us and that the collection of a Visitor’s data by these sites is outside the scope of our control. GLF reserves the right to monitor a User’s use of the Site in accordance with our Privacy Statement. Users acknowledge that by becoming a User, they consent to receipt of certain email messages from us in connection with the use of the Site and software, including without limitation newsletters, notifications, reminders of events, event schedules and attendance confirmations.
- LIMITED LICENSE
The User grants GLF the right to use and reproduce their name, image, name of organization to which they belong, trademark, logo, or related visual items in connection with the promotion and production of services for this Site. The User agrees that GLF may record, broadcast or take photos or videos of the User as part of the recording or broadcasting of any event organized by GLF which the User attended, prior to registering an account with this Site or thereafter, and whether the event is held live or online, and the User authorizes this for educational and promotional use of and on the Site.
- SYSTEM INTEGRITY
Visitors may not use any device, software or routine to interfere with the proper working of the Site. Visitors may not use any method to intercept or expropriate any system data or information from the Site without the express written permission of GLF. Visitors may not take any action that imposes an unreasonable burden upon the infrastructure used to support the efficient operation of the Site including but not limited to unsolicited email (i.e., “Spam”). Visitors shall not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our web pages or the content contained herein without the prior expressed written permission of GLF. Information on the Site is frequently updated and is proprietary or is licensed to GLF. Visitors agree that they will not copy, reproduce, alter, modify, create derivative works, or publicly display any content from our web site without the prior expressed written permission of GLF and the appropriate third party.
- SYSTEM OUTAGES
We periodically schedule system downtime for maintenance and other purposes. Unplanned system outages also may occur. We shall have no liability whatsoever for the resulting unavailability of the Site or for any loss of data or transactions caused by planned or unplanned system outages or the resultant delay, missed or non-delivery of information caused by such system outages, or any third party acts or any other outages of web host providers or the Internet infrastructure and network external to the Site.
- TRANSACTION FEES
You agree that PayPal and CREDEMA® charge fees for payments made through the Site. Such transaction fee(s) are in addition to annual membership or other fees. By providing your invoicing information through the GLF and PayPal payment systems, you expressly authorise PayPal and GLF to automatically process all such fees. All transaction fees are non-refundable. PayPal is a third party vendor which provides on-line payment services.
- NO WARRANTY
GLF provides this web site and the software products and services “as is” and without any warranty or condition, express, implied or statutory. GLF specifically disclaims any implied warranties of title, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy of informational content and non-infringement. The Visitor assumes total responsibility and risk for use of this site, use of any service providers obtained from this site, the software products, and hyperlinked web sites. Some jurisdictions and countries do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you. We make no warranty that the site will meet the Visitors’ requirements, or that software products or services will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error free, nor do we make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the software products or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the site or that any defects will be corrected. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by a User from GLF shall create any warranty not expressly made herein. This disclaimer is made to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- OTHER LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
In no event whatsoever shall GLF, its parent company, shareholders, affiliates, suppliers or their respective authorised representatives be liable for any indirect, consequential, incidental, special, punitive or exemplary damages, or for any loss of profits or revenue, including but not limited to loss of sales, profit, revenue, goodwill, or downtime, (however arising in tort, contract, or otherwise) regardless of such party’s negligence or whether such party knew or should have known of the possibility of such damages. In any event, liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by law. Users understand and agree that the download and upload of any material through this site is done at your discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any loss or damage to your computer system or loss of data that may result in the download or upload of any material. GLF neither assumes, nor does it authorize any other person to assume on its behalf, any other liability in connection with the provision of the site and software products. The limitations of liability provided in this Agreement inure to the benefit of GLF, our parent company, shareholders, affiliates and to all of our respective officers, directors, employees, attorneys and agents and, in each case, liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Visitors and Users agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless GLF, its parent company, shareholders, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and advisors from and against any and all claims, demands, actions, costs, liabilities, losses and damages of any kind (including attorneys’ fees) resulting from the Visitor’s or User’s (directly or through its agents) use of the Site or software products provided hereunder by GLF and Visitor’s or User’s breach of any provision of this Agreement or any intentional wrong doing by the Visitor or User.
Notices to Users and GLF shall be by email or certified mail, return receipt requested. Notices to GLF shall be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or, if by certified mail, to Global Leaders Forum c/o Complex Communications, Jana Zajice 40, 170 00 Prague 7, Czech Republic. Notices to Users shall be sent to the email address contained in the User’s Registration Information. The User is responsible for keeping User’s Registration Information current. GLF shall not be responsible for a User’s failure to receive notice if User’s Registration Information is incomplete, not current, or otherwise inaccurate. Notices sent by email shall be deemed given twelve (12) hours after the email message is sent. Users can modify email their addresses and other Registration Information previously provided to us by emailing email@example.com or by updating their account information online.
- ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES
Visitors and GLF agree that any document or record, including this Agreement, which is transmitted or received by electronic transmission by either party shall be treated in all manner and respects as an original signed document where sufficient indicia of acceptance by the respective party exists. Accessing the Site constitutes acceptance of this Agreement by the Visitor.
- GOVERNING LAW AND CHOICE OF FORUM
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Czech Republic, exclusive of its choice of law rules and matters affecting copyrights, trademarks and patents under Czech law. In any action to enforce this Agreement, the prevailing party will be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. Any suit relating to this Agreement, the Site or the software products shall be brought exclusively in Prague courts and both Parties consent to the jurisdiction thereof.
The Site and any content are offered by GLF. GLF is a service provided by Complex Communications located at Jana Zajice 40, 170 00 Prague 7, Czech Republic. Anyone wishing a copy of this Agreement may obtain such by writing GLF, accessing the Site, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions concerning the Site, the software products, or any aspect of this Agreement should be directed to GLF.
- NO SPAM
Sending unsolicited bulk email (spam) is strictly prohibited. All users are required to accept and adhere to GLF’s anti-spam policy. This policy also applies to using GLF’s network to send SMS text messages.
GLF may terminate your account and services at any time upon notice to you. GLF may also, but has no duty, to immediately terminate its services, terminate your access and password and/or remove any content. Upon termination, you will remain responsible for any applicable transaction fees. Termination by any account owner requires 30 days’ written advance notice. An account owner may request a refund for any unused prepayments that were collected on behalf of GLF. All subscription-related refunds will be pro-rated with the remaining balancing starting 30 days from the receipt of the request to cancel the account. This refund will be processed within 30 days of receipt of the account termination request and will be in the form of a credit or electronic transfer at the discretion of GLF.