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GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE maintains the GlobalIPCo.com Website and its subsidiary websites branded GlobalIPCo ("Site"). Please note that the website www.PayAnnuity.com is subject to its own Terms and Conditions and that www.PayAnnuity.com is not included in the definition of Site.
United Arab Emirates is our Country of Domicile, and the governing law is the local law. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE controls this Site from the U.A.E. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE makes no representation that this Site is appropriate for use in other locations. If you use this Site from other locations you are responsible for ensuring compliance with local laws. You may not use, export or re‐export any materials from this Site in violation of any applicable laws or regulations, including, but not limited to any U.A.E export laws and regulations.
MULTI‐CURRENCY PRICED TRANSACTION:
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GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents may in their sole discretion refuse to file a patent, design or trademark application. Without limiting the generality of the aforegoing, examples of instances where filings may be refused include: reputation risk to GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents; conflict of interest; conflicting contractual obligations (whether in writing or verbal); risk of OFAC contravention; suspicion of money laundering, real or perceived fraud or abuse of rights; real or perceived risk of acts or a filing being considered to be an abuse of laws or systems; insufficient or incorrect information or documents being provided for the filing; insufficient time (to be determined in GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE's or its agent's sole discretion) or cooperation by you to effect the filing; and late or insufficient payment by you. Where a filing is refused, GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agent will use reasonable efforts to communicate such refusal to you. GLOBALIPCO AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents will not be liable for any damages that may be suffered by you consequent to such refusal to file a patent, design or trademark application.
Where refusal by GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents to file a patent, design or trademark application is not due to your: fault; negligence; delay or failure in making payment, performing an act or providing information; short-payment; action; or inaction, GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE will refund you any amounts paid by you (less corresponding costs incurred by GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents, e.g. payment processing costs, fees and disbursements). In all other instances, only official fees that have not been incurred by GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents (less corresponding payment processing costs) will be refunded to you.
European regional phase patent applications will only be processed after full payment of the corresponding official fees have reflected in GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE's EPO Deposit Account. Should:
GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents have no obligation to file the application with the European Patent Office. Despite late payment or late instructions, GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents may, in exceptional cases and in their sole discretion, continue to file a European regional phase patent application with the European Patent Office, but failure to do so will not expose GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents to any damages claims. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or its agents recommend that you make alternative and backup arrangement to file European regional phase patent applications where there is a risk that: payment may reflect late in GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE's EPO Deposit Account; or clear instructions to file the application may be provided late.
You acknowledge that refunds from EPO Deposit Accounts are difficult, take time and may only be paid to the account holder. As such, any refund of official fees due to you by GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE may take time, in some instances more than a month. The selected agent is never responsible to refund amounts paid by you into GLOBAL IP & CONSULTING FZ LLE's EPO Deposit Account.
In respect of European regional phase patent applications:
OFFICE FOREIGN ASSETS CONTROL (OFAC) SANCTIONED COUNTRIES:
GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE will not trade with or provide any services to individuals and companies owned or controlled by, or acting for or on behalf of, OFAC targeted countries or sanctioned countries AND individuals, groups, and entities, such as terrorists and narcotics traffickers designated under the OFAC programs that are not country specific.
REPRESENTATIONS BY YOU:
By visiting the Site, you represent, warrant and covenant that (a) you are at least 18 years old; (b) that all materials of any kind submitted by you to GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE through the Site or for inclusion on the Site will not plagiarize, violate or infringe upon the rights of any third‐party including trade secret, copyright, trademark, trade dress, privacy, patent, or other personal or proprietary rights. The customer using the website who is a Minor / under the age of 18 shall not register as a User of the website and shall not transact on or use the website.
You agree that you are only authorized to visit, view and to retain a copy of pages of this Site for your own personal use, that you shall not duplicate, download, publish, modify or otherwise distribute the material on this Site for any purpose other than for personal use, unless otherwise specifically authorized by GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE to do so. You also agree not to deep‐link to the site for any purpose, unless specifically authorized by GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE to do so. The content and software on this Site is the property of GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE. The cardholder must retain a copy of transaction records and Merchant policies and rules.
If you use GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your account from any devices, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. The Site shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, your failure to comply with this section.
NO COMMERCIAL USE:
This Site may not be used by you for any commercial purposes such as to conduct sales of merchandise or services of any kind. You must obtain GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE's prior written consent to make commercial offers of any kind on the Site, whether by advertising, solicitations, links, or any other form of communication. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE will investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending communication from the Site and barring such violators from use of the Site.
LINKS AND SEARCH RESULTS:
The Site may automatically produce search results that reference and/or link to third party sites throughout the World Wide Web. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE has no control over these sites or the content within them. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE does not guarantee, represent or warrant that the content contained in the sites is accurate, legal and/or inoffensive. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE does not endorse the content of any third party site, nor does it make any representation or warranty about these sites, including that they will not contain viruses or otherwise impact your computer. By using the Site to search for or link to another site, you agree and understand that you may not make any claim against GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE for any damages or losses, whatsoever, resulting from your use of the Site to obtain search results or to link to another site. If you have a problem with a link from the Site, you may notify us at email@example.com.
GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE may terminate the privileges of any user who uses this Site to unlawfully transmit copyrighted material without a license, express consent, valid defense or fair use exemption to do so. If you submit information to this Site, you warrant that the information does not infringe the copyrights or other rights of third parties.
You acknowledge and agree that GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE will own all rights, title and interest in and to any copy, translation, modification, adaptation, derivative work or improvement of the on‐line Materials created by GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE that may be made by or for you. At GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE's request, you must execute, or obtain the execution of, any instrument that may be necessary to assign these rights, titles or interests to GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE or perfect these rights, titles or interests in GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE's name. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY, LIMITATION OF DAMAGES. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTY OF TITLE OR NON‐INFRINGEMENT OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE,NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS IN RELATION TO THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, VALIDITY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF THESE PAGES AND/OR THE SITE. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE ALSO DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY REGARDING THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION, STATEMENT OR OTHER INFORMATION THAT IS SUBMITTED, DISPLAYED OR UPLOADED THROUGH THE SITE BY ANY USER. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS OR FOR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, EVEN IF GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THE LIABILITY OF GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE WOULD IN SUCH CASE BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT OF LIABILITY PERMITTED BY LAW.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
WITHOUT DEROGATING FROM THE GENERALITY OF THE AFOREGOING: GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE WILL ENDEAVOUR TO IMPORT PATENT INFORMATION FROM PUBLICLY AVAILABLE DATABASES AND SEND YOU PATENT FILING, PATENT COMPLETION, PATENT PROSECUTION AND PATENT RENEWAL REMINDERS BY EMAIL. HOWEVER, YOU ACCEPT THAT IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO ENSURE THAT THE INFORMATION IN YOUR PATENT PENDING NUMBER AND PATENT FORMS AND APPLICATIONS IS CORRECT. IN THIS REGARD, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE IMPORTS INFORMATION FROM WIPO, CIPC AND ESPACENET DATABASES AND THAT THE WIPO, CIPC AND ESPACENET RECORDS MAY CONTAIN ERRORS OR NOT BE UP TO DATE. YOU ALSO ACCEPT THAT TELECOMMUNICATION AND OTHER TECHNICAL ISSUES MAY RESULT IN YOU NOT RECEIVING PATENT, TRADEMARK AND DESIGN APPLICATION NUMBERS (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO AS "APPLICATIONS") OR RENEWAL RELATED REMINDERS TIMEOUSLY. AS SUCH, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT NEITHER GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE NOR ANY AGENT OF GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE WILL BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT MAY ARISE FROM INCORRECT DATA IN YOUR APPLICATIONS OR IN YOUR RENEWAL RECORDS OR FAILURE TO REMIND YOU OF UPCOMING APPLICATION ACTIONS OR DEADLINES, OR RENEWAL DEADLINES.
WARRANTY REGARDING OWNERSHIP:
By providing materials to GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE, including by submitting or uploading content or materials for use on the Site you represent and warrant that you or the owner of all rights to such content or materials.
The Site may contain advertisements and/or sponsorships. The advertisers and/or sponsors that provide these advertisements and sponsorships are solely responsible for ensuring that the materials submitted for inclusion on the Site are accurate and comply with all applicable laws. GLOBAL IP AND CONSULTING FZ LLE is not responsible for the acts or omissions of any advertiser or sponsor.
Headings & section titles in this Agreement are for convenience and do not define, limit, or extend any provision of this Agreement.
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