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Terms & Conditions

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
FOR USE OF THE GLOBAL RISK PROFILE (“GRP”) WEBSITE, PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Effective June 30, 2009
The following terms and conditions govern your use of the Global Risk Profile website, Services & Products (the "Online Services"), the reports and the materials available therein ("Materials"):
PLEASE READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE FOR THIS WEB SITE BEFORE USING THIS SITE. By continuing to access, link to, or use this site or any service on this site, you signify YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE Terms & Conditions. Global Risk Profile (“GRP”) reserves the right to amend, remove or add to the Terms & Conditions at any time. Such modifications shall be effective immediately.

GENERAL TERMS:
AS USED HEREIN, THE TERMS "YOU" AND "USER" SHALL MEAN ANY VISITOR TO THE WEBSITE.
You are strictly prohibited from unauthorized use of our systems or this website, including but not limited to unauthorized entry into our systems, misuse of passwords, or misuse of any information posted to this website.

1. User Consent to the Terms and conditions.
You represent that you have read and agree to be bound by the Terms & Conditions for the use of Global Risk Profile Website, Products and Services.

2. Copyright notices.
The works of authorship contained in this Website, including but not limited to all design, text, reports and images, are owned, except as otherwise expressly stated, by Global Risk Profile. Except as otherwise expressly stated herein, they may not be copied, transmitted, displayed, performed, distributed (for compensation or otherwise), licensed, altered, framed, stored for subsequent use, or otherwise used in whole or in part in any manner without the owner's prior written consent. Except for any third party exchange data, you may download information and print out a copy for your personal use, so long as you do not remove any copyright or other notice as may be contained in information, as downloaded.

3. Restrictions on Use.
YOU MAY NOT USE THE SERVICE FOR ANY ILLEGAL PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER INCONSISTENT WITH THE Terms & Conditions. YOU AGREE TO USE THE SERVICE SOLELY FOR YOUR OWN NON COMMERCIAL USE AND BENEFIT, AND NOT FOR RESALE OR OTHER TRANSFER OR DISPOSITION TO, OR USE BY OR FOR THE BENEFIT OF, ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY. YOU AGREE NOT TO USE, TRANSFER, DISTRIBUTE, OR DISPOSE OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE SERVICE IN ANY MANNER THAT COULD COMPETE WITH THE BUSINESS OF GLOBAL RISK PROFILE OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS. YOU MAY NOT COPY, REPRODUCE, RECOMPILE, DECOMPILE, DISASSEMBLE, REVERSE ENGINEER, DISTRIBUTE, PUBLISH, DISPLAY, PERFORM, MODIFY, UPLOAD TO, CREATE DERIVATIVE WORKS FROM, TRANSMIT, OR IN ANY WAY EXPLOIT ANY PART OF THE SERVICE, EXCEPT THAT YOU MAY DOWNLOAD MATERIAL FROM THE SERVICE AND/OR MAKE ONE PRINT COPY FOR YOUR OWN PERSONAL, NON COMMERCIAL USE, PROVIDED THAT YOU RETAIN ALL COPYRIGHT AND OTHER PROPRIETARY NOTICES. YOU MAY NOT RECIRCULATE, REDISTRIBUTE OR PUBLISH THE REPORT AND PRESENTATION INCLUDED IN THE SERVICE WITHOUT GRP’S PRIOR WRITTEN CONSENT. MODIFICATION OF THE SERVICE'S CONTENT WOULD BE A VIOLATION OF THE COPYRIGHTS AND OTHER PROPRIETARY RIGHTS OF GRP. ADDITIONALLY, YOU MAY NOT OFFER ANY PART OF THE SERVICE FOR SALE OR DISTRIBUTE IT OVER ANY OTHER MEDIUM INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO COMPUTER NETWORK OR HYPERLINK FRAMING ON THE INTERNET WITHOUT THE PRIOR WRITTEN CONSENT OF GRP. THE SERVICE AND THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN MAY NOT BE USED TO CONSTRUCT A DATABASE OF ANY KIND. FURTHERMORE, YOU MAY NOT USE ANY OF THE TRADEMARKS, TRADE NAMES, SERVICE MARKS, COPYRIGHTS, OR LOGOS OF GRP IN ANY MANNER WHICH CREATES THE IMPRESSION THAT SUCH ITEMS BELONG TO OR ARE ASSOCIATED WITH YOU OR, EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED HEREIN, ARE USED WITH GRP’S CONSENT, AND YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE NO OWNERSHIP RIGHTS IN AND TO ANY OF SUCH ITEMS. YOU WILL NOT USE THE SERVICE OR THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN IN UNSOLICITED MAILINGS OR SPAM MATERIAL. YOU WILL NOT USE ANY TRADEMARKS, TRADE NAMES, SERVICE MARKS, COPYRIGHTS, OR LOGOS OF GRP IN UNSOLICITED MAILINGS OR SPAM MATERIAL.

4. Fees and Payments.
GRP reserves the right at any time to charge fees for access to portions of the Service or the Service as a whole. If at any time GRP requires a fee for portions of the Service, GRP will require you to register and create an account. You shall pay all fees and charges incurred through your account at the rates in effect for the billing period in which such fees and charges are incurred, including but not limited to charges for any products or services offered for sale. All fees and charges shall be billed to you, and you shall be solely responsible for their payment. You shall pay all applicable taxes relating to the use of the Service through your account, and the purchase of any other products or services. Products & Services require a prepaid fee ("Prepaid Fee"). The Prepaid Fee, and all taxes and other fees related thereto will be paid by you in advance. No Products & Service will be delivered unless GRP receives all fees and charges payable by you.

5. Registration and Account Creation.
As part of the registration and account creation process necessary to obtain access to certain portions of the Products & Services, including those portions that require a fee or payment for access, you will select a username and a password. You will provide GRP with certain registration information, all of which must be accurate, truthful, and updated. You shall not: (i) select a username already used by another person; (ii) use a username in which another person has rights without such person's authorization; or (iii) use a username or password that GRP, in its sole discretion, deems offensive or inappropriate. GRP reserves the right to deny creation of your account based on GRP’s inability to verify the authenticity of your registration information. You shall be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You shall immediately notify GRP by submitting FEEDBACK of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your password or credit card information. You are fully responsible for all usage and activity on your account, including, but not limited to, use of the account by any third party authorized by you to use your username and password. The use of your account by any individual under age eighteen (18) is strictly prohibited. GRP reserves the right to terminate your account, in its sole discretion, at any time without notice. You are responsible for all charges incurred up to the time the account is terminated. Notwithstanding anything else herein, GRP reserves the right to pursue any and all claims against any user of your account.

6. DISCLAIMER
THIS WEB SITE, THE INTERACTIVE AREAS, THE CONTENT, AND POSTINGS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. PROVIDER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. PROVIDER DISCLAIMS ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM, ARISING OUT OF OR ANY WAY RELATED TO (A) ANY ERRORS IN OR OMISSIONS FROM THIS WEB SITE, THE INTERACTIVE AREAS, THE CONTENT, AND THE POSTINGS INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, TECHNICAL INACCURACIES AND TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, (B) THIRD PARTY COMMUNICATIONS, (C) ANY THIRD PARTY WEB SITES OR CONTENT THEREIN DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ACCESSED THROUGH LINKS IN THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY ERRORS IN OR OMISSIONS THEREFROM, (D) THE UNAVAILABILITY OF THIS WEB SITE, THE INTERACTIVE AREAS, THE CONTENT, THE POSTINGS, OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, (E) YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE, THE INTERACTIVE AREAS, THE CONTENT, OR THE POSTINGS, OR (F) YOUR USE OF ANY EQUIPMENT OR SOFTWARE IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEB SITE, THE INTERACTIVE AREAS, THE CONTENT, OR THE POSTINGS.

7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITIES
Though GRP believes reasonable efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in the Report, it may include inaccuracies or typographical errors and may be changed or updated without notice. It is intended for information purposes only and is provided "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND AND RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION PRESENTED IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. GRP AND ITS CONTRIBUTORS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, AND ANY AND ALL PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. In no event shall GRP be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages or damages for loss of profits, revenue, data, down time, or use, arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the information or performance of any services, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the information, or with any of these terms of use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the information. If this limitation of liability or the exclusion of warranty is held inapplicable or unenforceable for any reason, then GRP's maximum liability for any type of damages shall be limited to U.S. $100.00.

8. Your Authority to Agree to this Terms & Conditions.
You represent, warrant and covenant that: (i) you have the power and authority to enter into this agreement; and (ii) you are at least eighteen (18) years old.

9. Termination.
(a) You may terminate the Terms & Conditions, with or without cause and at any time, by discontinuing your use of the Service. (b) You agree that, without notice, GRP may terminate the Terms & Conditions, or suspend your access to the Service, with or without cause at any time and effective immediately. The Terms & Conditions will terminate immediately without notice from GRP if you, in GRP’s sole discretion, fail to comply with any provision of the Terms & Conditions. (c) Global Risk Profile shall not be liable to you or any third party for the termination or suspension of the Service, or any claims related to the termination or suspension of the Service. Upon termination of the Terms & Conditions by you or GRP, you must discontinue your use of the Service.

10. Miscellaneous.
You accept that GRP has the right to change the content or technical specifications of any aspect of the Service at any time in GRP’s sole discretion. You further accept that such changes may result in your being unable to access the Website.

11. Headings.
The section titles in the Terms and Conditions are used solely for the convenience of you and Global Risk Profile and have no legal or contractual significance.