Terms of Service

SAPGLegal.com (the “Website”) developed by Sibilla Alessi Pantano Gupta, LLC (the “Company” or “we”), is a website with which you (“user”, “you”, “customer”) may share articles and pages through various social media platforms, comment on articles, and complete contact forms.

ACCEPTANCE OF THE AGREEMENT

This Terms and Conditions of Services Agreement (the “Agreement”) governs your use of the Website, owned wholly by Sibilla Alessi Pantano Gupta, LLC, to accept services provided to you as the User. When you use our Website to upload, submit, store, send or receive content you give the company a worldwide license to use, host, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works (such as translations), communicate, and publish your information. You agree that you have the legal capacity and authority to agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. By visiting the Website, viewing, accessing or otherwise using any of the services or information created, collected, compiled or submitted to the Website, you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions of the Agreement.  If you do not want to be bound by this Agreement, your only option is not to visit, view or otherwise use the services of the Website. You understand, agree and acknowledge that this Agreement constitutes a legally binding contract between you and the Company and that your use of the Website shall indicate your conclusive acceptance of this Agreement.

Your use of the Website is also subject to the terms and conditions contained in the privacy policy of the Company, available at www.sapglegal.com/privacy-policy/.

SERVICES

The services provided under this Agreement are related to sharing articles and pages through various social media platforms, commenting on articles, and completing contact forms and shall be provided either partially or entirely on-line (the “Services”). The use of the Services requires a computer, and internet access connected through an internet service provider with a web browser. You agree and acknowledge that the Website is entitled to modify, improve or discontinue any of the Services at its sole discretion and without notice to you even if it may result in you being prevented from accessing any information contained in it.

PERMITTED USE

When using the Website, the user agrees to comply with the law and third-party intellectual property rights. The user further agrees not to post, display, perform or otherwise distribute proprietary information, subject to copyright, protected by trade secret, confidential, defamatory, or inappropriate content. The user on his/her own device is to be considered solely responsible for any violation of any applicable law relating to rights of third parties caused by the content provided or transmitted by the User or through the user’s device. The burden to show that the content provided by the User does not violate any law or any rights of third parties is exclusively borne by the user. You agree that all logos symbolizing the Company, and all content, designs, and photos posted on the Website by the Company and any and all users and third-parties, are exclusively owned by the Company unless otherwise indicated on the Website regardless of whether the Company has filed the same.

The Company’s proprietary information may not be sold, reproduced, copied with or without slight modification, or distributed without the Company’s written permission.  Any third-party trademarks, service marks and logos are the property of their respective owners.  Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved.

In no event shall the Website be used to: (A) to assault, abuse, threaten, defame or otherwise violate the rights of the Company or any other party; (B) for illegal, fraudulent or deceptive activity or practices; (C) transmit proprietary information of the user or a third party; (D) attempt to introduce viruses or other malicious code; (E) attempt to obtain unauthorized access to the computer network or user accounts of the Company; (F) encourage criminal behavior; or (G) violate this Agreement.

The Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate this Agreement for any reason, including, without limitation, a complaint received by the Company concerning a breach of this Agreement by the user, or of the intellectual property rights of a third party.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

You acknowledge and agree that the Website may contain proprietary and confidential information including trademarks, service marks and patents protected by intellectual property laws and international intellectual property treaties. Our content may not be sold, reproduced, or distributed without our written permission. Any third-party trademarks, service marks and logos are the property of their respective owners. Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved.

You hereby agree to hold the proprietary information in strict confidence and not to disclose it or otherwise make it available to any person or third party without the prior written consent of the Company. You agree that all proprietary information shall be used only for the purposes under this Agreement and shall not be produced, copied, in whole or in part, except as specifically authorized and in conformance with the above-mentioned instructions when necessary for the purposes set forth herein.

PRIVACY AND CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION

When using our Website, we will ask you for certain personally identifying information. This refers to information about you that can be used to contact or identify you, and information on your use or potential use of the Website and related services (collectively, “Personal Information”). Personal Information that we might collect would include your name, phone number, gender, occupation, hometown, personal interests, credit card or other billing information, your e-mail address and the e-mail address of your contacts, home and business postal addresses, website URLs, and any other information or data that you provide when using the Services.  If you communicate with the Website by, for example, e-mail, facsimile or letter, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information.

By utilizing the Website you acknowledge that you understand and agree that the personal information collected from you is unrelated to your receipt of services and may be used for purposes including but not limited to:

  • Better understand your needs;
  • Personalize your experience;
  • Detect and protect against fraud and other criminal activity;
  • Enforce this Agreement;
  • Provide you with further information and offers from the Website

More information on how the Website utilizes and stores this information can be found in our Privacy Policy, located at www.sapglegal.com/privacy-policy/.

TERMINATION OF AGREEMENT

The terms of this Agreement will continue to apply in perpetuity until terminated by either party by written notice at any time for any reason.  E-mails shall suffice for all purposes of this Agreement as written notice. Terms that are to continue in perpetuity shall be unaffected by the termination of this agreement.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

You understand and agree that your use of the Website is entirely at your own risk and that our services are provided “As Is” and “As Available”.  The Website does not make any express or implied warranties, endorsements or representations whatsoever as to the operation of the Website, information, content, materials, or products. This shall include, but not be limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement, and warranties that access to or use of the service will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the service will be corrected.

EXTERNAL CONTENT

The Website may include hyperlinks to third-party content, third party merchant services, advertising or websites. You acknowledge and agree that the Website is not responsible for and does not endorse any advertising, products or resource available from such resources or websites.

 JUSRISDICTION AND SEVERABILITY

You expressly understand and agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New York State to resolve any legal matter arising from this Agreement or related to your use of the Website. If the court of law having jurisdiction, rules that any provision of the agreement is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the terms of this Agreement and the remaining terms will continue to be valid.

CHANGES TO THE TERMS

We reserve the right to modify the terms of this Agreement from time to time at our sole discretion and without any notice. Changes to our terms become effective on the date they are posted and your continued use of the Website after any changes to terms will signify your agreement to be bound by them.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY

EXCEPT AS SPECIFIED IN THIS AGREEMENT, OTHER WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS OR GUARANTEES ABOUT THE WESBITE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, DO NOT APPLY AND ALL POTENTIAL WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS AND INSURANCES ARE EXCLUDED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. WITHOUT LIMITATION TO WHAT SET OUT ABOVE:

  1. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE WEBSITE USE AND THE USERS AGREE THAT THE COMPANY MAY OCCASIONALLY REMOVE THE WEBSITE FOR INDEFINITE PERIODS OF TIME OR CANCEL THE WEBSITE AT ANY TIME, WITHOUT NOTICE;
  2. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE IMMUNE FROM LOSS, DAMAGE, ATTACK, VIRUSES, INTERFERENCE, TAMPERING OR OTHER VIOLATIONS OF SECURITY AND DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY CORRELATED TO THAT. THE USER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR BACKUP OF HIS/HER OWN DEVICE.

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COMPANY, ITS OWNERS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY THE COMPANY.

THE COMPANY WARRANTS ANY REASONABLE EFFORT TO PROTECT INFORMATION SUBMITTED BY THE USER IN RELATION TO THE WEBSITE, BUT THE USER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES TO SEND SUCH INFORMATION AT HIS/HER SOLE EXCLUSIVE RISK AND THE COMPANY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY TO THE USER FOR ANY LOSS OR OTHER INCONVENIENCES RELATED TO SUCH INFORMATION IN ANY WAY.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY THE LAW, the Company and any of its agents, subsidiaries or affiliates shall in no event be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages.  This shall include without limitation any and all product liability claims, Fraud, breach of implied or actual warranty, any claims resulting from use or consumption any products OR SERVICES ordered through Company’s WEBSITE, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, business reputation or goodwill, loss of programs or information or other intangible loss arising out of the use of or the inability to use the WEBSITE, or information, or any permanent or temporary cessation of such service or access to information, or the deletion or corruption of any content or information, or the failure to store any content or information. The above waiver shall apply whether or not the Company has been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of such damages. In jurisdictions where the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages is not allowed the liability of the Company is limited to the least extent permitted by law.  THE LIMITATIONS OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS AT THE BASIS OF THE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE COMPANY AND THE USER. WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS, THE COMPANY WOULD HAVE NOT PROVIDED THE WEBSITE FREE TO THE USER.

ARBITRATION

All claims and disputes arising under or relating to this Agreement are to be settled by binding arbitration in the state of New York.  The arbitration shall be conducted on a confidential basis pursuant to the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”).  Any decision or award as a result of any such arbitration proceeding shall be in writing and shall provide an explanation for all conclusions of law and fact and shall include the assessment of costs, expenses, and reasonable attorneys’ fees.  Any such arbitration shall be conducted by an arbitrator experienced in related matters for at least three [3] years and shall include a written record of the arbitration hearing. The parties reserve the right to object to any individual who shall be employed by or affiliated with a competing organization or entity.  An award of arbitration may be confirmed in a court of competent jurisdiction.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

You understand and agree that the above terms of the Terms of Service Agreement and the Privacy Policy, located at www.sapglegal.com/privacy-policy/, constitute the entire general agreement between you and the Company. You may be subject to additional terms and conditions when you use, purchase or access other services, affiliate services or third-party content or material.

CHANGES

Our Terms of Service may change from time to time. The Company will post any Terms of Service changes on this page. Updated – June 20, 2019.

BY UTILIZING THE WEBSITE, SAPGLEGAL.COM, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE. YOU ALSO ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND AGREE TO THE PRIVACY POLICY LOCATED AT WWW.SAPGLEGAL.COM/PRIVACY-POLICY/.