1.1 "Effective Date"
Means the date which you commence using the Services.
1.2 "Free Account"
For the free account services, GGi shall retain the right to modify the terms of the free account at any time.
Means the provision of services GGi offers as selected by you whether anonymously (without signing up) or via our free account (requiring sign-up) and confirmed by email from GGi.
Description of services
The Services provide a user the ability to convert a file a ("User File") or multiple files ("User Files") from their original file format to a user-selected file format.
You acknowledge and agree that GGi may establish general practices and policies concerning use of the Services, including, without limitation, the maximum number of files that a user may upload through the Services, the maximum size of the files that a user may convert through the Services, the maximum number of hours or days that a file will be stored by the Services, and the maximum number of times a user may access the Services in a given period of time. GGi reserves the right to change or discontinue any of the Services at any time. Files uploaded are deleted using a crontab.
Subject to all the terms and conditions of this Agreement, GGi shall supply the Services to you and grant you a personal, non-transferable, terminable licence to use the Services.
Making a Contract with You
No sign up is required to access the "Free" non-sign up service. All you have to do is provide your e-mail address and accept these Terms of Service.
To sign-up for a free account, you need to sign up, and provide your name, e-mail address and a password. You will receive an e-mail acknowledging that you now have a free account.
Responsibility for Data
While we try to ensure that the Services are error free, we cannot guarantee that User Files or Converted Files will not be deleted or lost. You acknowledge and agree that GGi will not be responsible for any failure of the Services to convert a User File or store a User File or Converted File. You acknowledge and agree that GGi will not be responsible for the deletion of a User File or Converted File stored or processed during the provision of the Services, or for the corruption of or loss of any data, information or content contained in a User File or Converted File. You bear full responsibility for archiving and backing up your User Files and data and sole liability for any lost or irrecoverable User Files or data.
This is a free service and the time spent on developing, server costs and general maintenance is covered by eventual donations. You do not have to make a donation but if you do, you still have no rights to make complaints or ask for refunds or money back in case of failure due to any reason, including the ones in the paragraph above. Making a donation doesn't give you rights to have support.
We are always try to improve our services, and we are happy to address issues with the services. We do not have to provide support but will provide support at our own discretion and at our own time.
When you sign up, you have the option to subscribe to newsletters. If you do so, you will receive eventual updates on the site. You have the option to opt-out should you do not wish to receive those.
GGi respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects our users to do the same. Unauthorized copying, modification, distribution, public display, or public performance of a copyrighted work is an infringement of the copyright holder's rights, and expressly prohibited under GGi's services.
Participants of GGi's services upload, convert, access and use materials and services at their own risk. GGi does not monitor customer content. GGi will not be liable for any damages claimed as a result of GGi's services, information, or products. Each and every Participant is solely responsible for all materials stored with GGi, for accuracy of materials including warranties, and for acquiring all necessary authorizations for hyperlinks and marketing materials. GGi makes no express or implied warranty regarding the accuracy, quality, or nature of information that may be obtained by users or participants from the internet through the use of GGi's services.
GGi may, at its discretion, remove content, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users and/or deny users future access to GGi's services, who may be infringing the intellectual property rights of others or GGi, or otherwise potentially expose GGi to civil or criminal liability. Should registered users of GGi's premium services breach these conditions GGi reserves the right to terminate that user's account immediately, without recourse to refunding any monies paid. However, such rights shall in no way create an obligation for GGi to edit or review the Website(s) or Content.
All right, title, and interest in and to the Services are and will remain the exclusive property of GGi. The Services are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of both the United Kingdom and foreign countries. Except as expressly permitted in these Terms of Service, you may not reproduce, modify, or prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, sell, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, or otherwise use the Services. You acknowledge that all materials (except those uploaded by users) provided on this Web site, including but not limited to information, documents, products, logos, graphics, sounds, GUI, software, and services (collectively "Materials"), are provided either by GGi or by their respective third party authors, developers and vendors (collectively "Third Party Providers") and the underlying intellectual property rights are owned by GGi and/or its Third Party Providers.
The password and log-on details provided to you are confidential to you and you hereby agree that you shall not share such information with any third parties. You shall notify GGi forthwith if you are aware of any third party having access to such information.
Ownership and use of data
By uploading data onto GGi, users don’t transfer ownership to GGi - they retain full ownership and rights to their data. The users simply give permission to GGi to user their data in order to provide Services that GGi offers, and nothing more.
GGi, the GGi logo, and all other GGi trademarks, service marks, product names, and trade names of GGi appearing on the Services are owned by GGi. All other trademarks, service marks, product names, and logos appearing on the Services are the property of their respective owners. You may not use or display any trademark, service mark, product name, trade name, or logo appearing on the Services without the owner's prior written consent.
As a condition to your use of the Services, you agree not to:
Upload or transmit as part of a User File or otherwise any data, text, graphics, content, or material that: (i) is false or misleading; (ii) is defamatory; (iii) invades another's privacy; (iv) is obscene, pornographic, or offensive; (v) promotes bigotry, racism, hatred, or harm against any individual or group; (vi) infringes another's rights, including any intellectual property rights; (vii) violates, or encourages any conduct that would violate, any applicable law or regulation or would give rise to civil liability; (viii) spreads messages of terror or depicts torture; (viv) harm minors in any way, this includes any form of child pornography; (x) promotes illegal activity, including but not limited to, gambling and the offering for sale of illegal weapons;
Access, tamper with, or use any non-public areas of the Services or GGi's computer systems or the technical delivery systems of GGi's providers;
Attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Services or any related system or network or breach any security or authentication measures;
Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software used to provide the Services;
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 Services;
Misuse system resources including, but not limited to, employing content which consume excessive CPU time or storage space; utilizing excessive bandwidth; or resale of access to content hosted on GGi's servers.
Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity.
GGi reserves the right to close accounts which are shared with other people.
GGi will have the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of the above, including intellectual property rights infringement and security-related issues, to the fullest extent of the law. GGi may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who violate these Terms of Service. You acknowledge that GGi has no obligation to monitor your access to or use of the Services, but has the right to do so for the purpose of operating the Services, to ensure your compliance with these Terms of Service, or to comply with applicable law or the order or requirement of a court, administrative agency, or other governmental body.
The Services may make available links to third-party websites. You acknowledge and agree that GGi is not responsible or liable for: (i) the availability or accuracy of such websites; or (ii) the content, products, or services on or available from such websites. Links to such websites do not imply any endorsement by GGi of such websites or the content, products, or services available from such websites. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of any such websites.
Disclaimer of Warranties
THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTY, SUPPORT OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. ACCORDINGLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, GGi EXPLICITLY DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS AND OTHER TERMS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, REGARDING SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT). GGi MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR WILL BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE BASIS. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT GGi WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR TO THE COMPUTER SYSTEM OF ANY THIRD PARTY THAT RESULT FROM USE OF THE SERVICES. IF WE PROVIDE ADVICE OR INFORMATION ON WAYS TO USE THE SERVICE OR WAYS IN WHICH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES MAY BE IMPROVED, WE ARE NOT OFFERING ANY PROMISE OR GUARANTEE IN ADDITION TO THOSE EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE.
In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these Terms of Service will remain in full force and affect. Headings in the Terms of Service are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless GGi, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in any way connected with your access to or use of the Services, or your violation of these Terms of Service.
Limitation of Liability
Your use of GGi is at your own risk. If you are dissatisfied with any aspect of our Service or with these terms of service, or any other rules or policies, please contact us. You acknowledge that save for any liability we cannot exclude at law, your sole remedy is to discontinue use of the Services. GGi shall not be liable for any , indirect loss, consequential loss of profits, revenue, business opportunity, anticipated savings, goodwill or reputation, use or data , resulting from: (I) the use or the inability to use the Service; (II) the cost of procurement of substitute Services; (III) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (IV) statements or conduct of any third party using the Service; or (V) any other matter relating to the Services.
GGi may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Services by postings on the Services.
The failure of GGi to enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service will not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision.
Customer and GGi are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.
Customer may not assign any of its rights, or delegate any of its duties, under this Agreement, and any attempted assignment will be null and void.
18.3 Force Majeure
Operation of our Services may be interfered with by numerous factors outside of our control and we shall not be liable to you for any delay or failure in performance under this Agreement resulting directly or indirectly from causes beyond GGi's control.
18.4 GGi Confidential Information
You represent and warrant to GGi that (a) you are not a competitor of GGi, (b) you shall keep publicly unannounced information and materials pertaining to GGi, pre-release software, testing or testing procedures strictly confidential and (c) you shall not use any information gained from access to the GGi Web site or use of the GGi Services to compete with GGi in its business.
Controlling Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms of Service and any action related thereto will be governed by the laws of London, United Kingdom without regard to its conflict of law provisions. The London courts shall (subject to the paragraph below) have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these terms and conditions, and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the jurisdiction of the those courts.
For the exclusive benefit of GGi and to the extent possible in the applicable jurisdiction, GGi shall retain the right to bring proceedings as to the substance of the matter in the courts of the country of your residence or, where these terms and conditions are entered into in the course of your trade or profession, the country of the place of business in which you agreed to these terms and conditions or (if different) the country of your principal place of business.
These Terms of Service are the entire and exclusive agreement between GGi and you regarding the Services, and these Terms of Service supersede and replace any prior agreements between GGi and you regarding the Services. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use or purchase certain other GGi services, affiliate services or third-party content software or services. Please be aware that GGi reserves the right to cancel any transmission they find in violation of any of the above policies.
If you have any questions about these Terms of Service, please contact GGi.