Terms of use


Please read carefully the following terms and conditions ("Terms") and our Privacy Policy, which may be found at www.globalgalleryguide.com/privacy-policy/ and which is incorporated by reference into these Terms. These Terms govern your access to and use of the Site and Services, and constitute a binding legal agreement between you and Global Gallery Guide.

Content
Member Content
You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for all Member Content that you make available through the Site, Application and Services. Accordingly, you represent and warrant that: (i) you either are the sole and exclusive owner of all Member Content that you make available through the Site, Application and Services or you have all rights, licenses, consents and releases that are necessary to grant to Global Gallery Guide the rights in such Member Content, as contemplated under these Terms; and (ii) neither the Member Content nor your posting, uploading, publication, submission or transmittal of the Member Content or Global Gallery Guide’s use of the Member Content (or any portion thereof) on, through or by means of the Site, Application and the Services will infringe, misappropriate or violate a third party’s patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other proprietary or intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, or result in the violation of any applicable law or regulation.

Global Gallery Guide Content
"Global Gallery Guide Content" means all Content that Global Gallery Guide makes available through the Site, Application or Service, including any Content licensed from a third party, but excluding Member Content.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, APPLICATION OR SERVICES OR BY POSTING ANY MEMBER CONTENT ON THE SITE, APPLICATION OR THROUGH THE SERVICES, YOU ARE INDICATING THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS, WHETHER OR NOT YOU HAVE REGISTERED WITH THE SITE AND APPLICATION. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, THEN YOU HAVE NO RIGHT TO ACCESS OR USE THE SITE, APPLICATION, SERVICES OR SITE CONTENT. If you accept or agree to these Terms on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that company or other legal entity to these Terms and, in such event, "you" and "your" will refer and apply to that company or other legal entity.

Modification
Global Gallery Guide reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, discontinue or terminate the Site or Services or to modify these Terms, at any time and without prior notice. If we modify these Terms, we will post the modification on the Site or provide you with notice of the modification. We will also update the "Last Updated Date". By continuing to access or use the Site or Services after we have posted a modification on the Site or have provided you with notice of a modification, you are indicating that you agree to be bound by the modified Terms. If the modified Terms are not acceptable to you, your only recourse is to cease using the Site and Services.

Eligibility
The Site and Services are intended solely for persons who are 18 or older. Any access to or use of the Site or Services by anyone under 18 is expressly prohibited. By accessing or using the Site or Services you represent and warrant that you are 18 or older.

Account Registration
In order to become a Member of Global Gallery Guide you must first create an account ("Account") by completing our registration process. During the registration process you will be required to provide certain information and you will establish a username and a password. Upon completion of our registration process you will become a "Member." You agree to provide accurate, current and complete information during the registration process and to update such information to keep it accurate, current and complete. Global Gallery Guide reserves the right to suspend or terminate your Account if any information provided during the registration process or thereafter proves to be inaccurate, not current or incomplete. You are responsible for safeguarding your password. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party and to take sole responsibility for any activities or actions under your Account, whether or not you have authorized such activities or actions. You will immediately notify Global Gallery Guide of any unauthorized use of your Account.

Privacy
See Global Gallery Guide's Privacy Policy at www.globalgalleryguide.com/privacy-policy/ for information and notices concerning Global Gallery Guide’s collection and use of your personal information.

Ownership

The Site, Application, Services and Site Content are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of the United States and foreign countries. Except as expressly provided in these Terms, Global Gallery Guide and its licensors exclusively own all right, title and interest in and to the Site, Application, Services and Site Content, including all associated intellectual property rights. You will not remove, alter or obscure any copyright, trademark, service mark or other proprietary rights notices incorporated in or accompanying the Site, Application, Services or Site Content.

Feedback
We welcome and encourage you to provide feedback, comments and suggestions for improvements to the Site and Services ("Feedback"). You may submit Feedback by emailing us at info@globalgalleryguide.com. You acknowledge and agree that all Feedback will be the sole and exclusive property of Global Gallery Guide and you hereby irrevocably assign to Global Gallery Guide and agree to irrevocably assign to Global Gallery Guide all of your right, title and interest in and to all Feedback, including without limitation all worldwide patent rights, copyright rights, trade secret rights, and other proprietary or intellectual property rights therein. At Global Gallery Guide's request and expense, you will execute documents and take such further acts as Global Gallery Guide may reasonably request to assist Global Gallery Guide to acquire, perfect and maintain its intellectual property rights and other legal protections for the Feedback.

General Prohibitions
You agree not to do any of the following:
Post, upload, publish, submit or transmit any text, graphics, images, software, music, audio, video, information or other material that: (i) infringes, misappropriates or violates a third party's patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy; (ii) violates, or encourages any conduct that would violate, any applicable law or regulation or would give rise to civil liability; (iii) is fraudulent, false, misleading or deceptive; (iv) is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, vulgar or offensive; (v)promotes discrimination, bigotry, racism, hatred, harassment or harm against any individual or group; (vi) is violent or threatening or promotes violence or actions that are threatening to any other person; (vii) harms minors in any way; or (viii) promotes illegal or harmful activities or substances.
Use, display, mirror or frame the Site, or any individual element within the Site, Global Gallery Guide’s name, any Global Gallery Guide trademark, logo or other proprietary information, or the layout and design of any page or form contained on a page, without Global Gallery Guide's express written consent;
Access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Site, Global Gallery Guide's computer systems, or the technical delivery systems of Global Gallery Guide's providers;
Attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of any Global Gallery Guide system or network or breach any security or authentication measures;
Avoid, bypass, remove, deactivate, impair, descramble or otherwise circumvent any technological measure implemented by Global Gallery Guide or any of Global Gallery Guide’s providers or any other third party (including another user) to protect the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content;
Attempt to access or search the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content or download Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content from the Site or Services 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 Global Gallery Guide or other generally available third party web browsers;
Send any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, email, junk mail, spam, chain letters or other form of solicitation;
Use any meta tags or other hidden text or metadata utilizing a Global Gallery Guide trademark, logo URL or product name without Global Gallery Guide's express written consent;
Use the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content for any commercial purpose or the benefit of any third party in any manner not otherwise permitted by these Terms;
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 Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content to send altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information;
Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software used to provide the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content;
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 Site;
Collect or store any personally identifiable information from the Site or Services from other users of the Site or Services without their express permission;
Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
Violate any applicable law or regulation; or
Encourage or enable any other individual to do any of the foregoing.
Global Gallery Guide will have the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of the above to the fullest extent of the law. Global Gallery Guide may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who violate these Terms. You acknowledge that Global Gallery Guide has no obligation to monitor your access to or use of the Site or Services or to remove any Member Content, but has the right to do so for the purpose of operating the Site and Services, to ensure your compliance with these Terms, or to comply with applicable law or the order or requirement of a court, administrative agency or other governmental body. Global Gallery Guide reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to remove or disable access to any Member Content, listings for Original Works of Art or Digital Works, Global Gallery Guide Content or any other text, graphics, images, software, music, audio, video, information or other content or material that Global Gallery Guide, at its sole discretion, considers to be objectionable, in violation of these Terms or otherwise harmful to the Site or Services.

Ownership
The Site, Services and Global Gallery Guide Content are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws of the United States and foreign countries. Except as expressly provided in these Terms, Global Gallery Guide and its licensors exclusively own all right, title and interest in and to the Site, Services and Global Gallery Guide Content and Printed Works, including all associated intellectual property rights. You will not remove, alter or obscure any copyright, trademark, service mark or other proprietary rights notices incorporated in or accompanying the Site, Services or Global Gallery Guide Content.

Copyright Policy
Global Gallery Guide respects copyright law and expects its users to do the same. It is Global Gallery Guide's policy to terminate in appropriate circumstances of Members or other Account holders who repeatedly infringe or are believed to be repeatedly infringing the rights of copyright holders.

Links
The Site may contain links to third-party websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that Global Gallery Guide is not responsible or liable for: (i) the availability or accuracy of such websites or resources; or (ii) the content, products, or services on or available from such websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by Global Gallery Guide of such websites or resources or the content, products, or services available from such websites or resources. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of any such websites or resources.

Termination and Account Cancellation
If you breach any of these Terms, Global Gallery Guide will have the right to suspend or disable your Account or terminate these Terms, at its sole discretion and without prior notice to you. Global Gallery Guide reserves the right to revoke your access to and use of the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content and Member Content at any time, with or without cause. In the event Global Gallery Guide terminates these Terms for your breach, you will remain liable for any amounts due hereunder. You may cancel your Account at any time by sending an email to info@globalgalleryguide.com.

Disclaimers
THE SITE, SERVICES, GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE CONTENT AND MEMBER CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE EXPLICITLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITE, SERVICES, GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE CONTENT OR MEMEBR CONTENT WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE BASIS. GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING THE QUALITY OF ANY WORKS, SERVICES, CONTENT OR PRODUCTS PURCHASED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICES OR THE ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, TRUTHFULNESS, COMPLETENESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICES.
NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED FROM GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE OR THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICES, WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN.
YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL OF YOUR COMMUNICATIONS AND INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER MEMBERS OR USERS OF THE SITE OR SERVICES AND WITH OTHER PERSONS WITH WHOM YOU COMMUNICATE OR INTERACT AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICES. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT, EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THESE TERMS, GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE DOES NOT SCREEN OR INQUIRE INTO THE BACKGROUND OF MEMBERS OR OTHER USERS OF THE SITE OR SERVICES, NOR DOES GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE MAKE ANY ATTEMPT TO VERIFY THE STATEMENTS OF ANY MEMBERS OR USERS OF THE SITE OR SERVICES. GLOBAL GALLERY GUIDE MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE CONDUCT OF USERS OF THE SITE OR SERVICES.YOU AGREE TO TAKE REASONABLE PRECAUTIONS IN ALL COMMUNICATIONS AND INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER MEMBERS OR USERS OF THE SITE OR SERVICES AND WITH OTHER PERSONS WITH WHOM YOU COMMUNICATE OR INTERACT AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICES, PARTICULARLY IF YOU DECIDE TO MEET OFFLINE OR IN PERSON.

Indemnity
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Global Gallery Guide, its officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses, and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in any way connected with your access to or use of the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content, or your violation of these Terms.

Limitation of Liability
You acknowledge and agree that, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the entire risk arising out of your access to and use of the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content and Member Content remains with you. Neither Global Gallery Guide nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content will be liable for any incidental, special, exemplary or consequential damages, including lost profits, loss of data or loss of goodwill, service interruption, computer damage or system failure or the cost of substitute products or services, or for any damages for personal or bodily injury or emotional distress arising out of or in connection with these Terms or from the use of or inability to use the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content, or from any communications, interactions or meetings with other Members or users of the Site or Services or other persons with whom you communicate or interact as a result of your use of the Site or Services, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or any other legal theory, and whether or not Global Gallery Guide has been informed of the possibility of such damage, even if a limited remedy set forth herein is found to have failed of its essential purpose.
In no event will Global Gallery Guide's aggregate liability arising out of or in connection with these Terms or from the use of or inability to use the Site, Services, Global Gallery Guide Content or Member Content exceed $100. The limitations of damages set forth above are fundamental elements of the basis of the bargain between Global Gallery Guide and you. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the above limitation may not apply to you.

Proprietary Rights Notices
All trademarks, service marks, logos, trade names and any other proprietary designations of Global Gallery Guide used herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of Global Gallery Guide. Any other trademarks, service marks, logos, trade names and any other proprietary designations are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective parties.

Controlling Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms and any action related thereto will be governed by the laws of California without regard to its conflict of laws provisions. The exclusive jurisdiction and venue of any action with respect to the subject matter of these Terms will be the state and federal courts located in the Southern District of California and each of the parties hereto waives any objection to jurisdiction and venue in such courts.

Entire Agreement
These Terms constitute the entire and exclusive understanding and agreement between Global Gallery Guide and you regarding the Site and Services and these Terms supersede and replace any and all prior oral or written understandings or agreements between Global Gallery Guide and you regarding the Site and Services.

Assignment
You may not assign or transfer these Terms, by operation of law or otherwise, without Global Gallery Guide's prior written consent. Any attempt by you to assign or transfer these Terms, without such consent, will be null and of no effect. Global Gallery Guide may assign or transfer these Terms, at its sole discretion, without restriction. Subject to the foregoing, these Terms will bind and inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.

Notices
Any notices or other communications permitted to required hereunder, including those regarding modifications to these Terms, will be in writing and given: (i) by Global Gallery Guide via email (in each case to the address that you provide) or (ii) by posting to the Site. For notices made by e-mail, the date of receipt will be deemed the date on which such notice is transmitted.

General
The failure of Global Gallery Guide to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not constitute a waiver of future enforcement of that right or provision. The waiver of any such right or provision will be effective only if in writing and signed by a duly authorized representative of Global Gallery Guide. Except as expressly set forth in these Terms, the exercise by either party of any of its remedies under these Terms will be without prejudice to its other remedies under these Terms or otherwise. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Terms invalid or unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible and the other provisions of these Terms will remain in full force and effect.

Contacting Global Gallery Guide
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact Global Gallery Guide at info@globalgalleryguide.com.