Welcome to gohippos.com (the “Website”). These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) are a legal agreement between you and Gohippos to govern your usage of this Website either as a visitor, content contributor, or as a registered user. By accessing and using this website in any way, you agree to be bound by these terms. If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions, do not use or post information on this website in any manner.
These Terms and Conditions contain an arbitration provision that requires the use of arbitration on an individual basis to resolve disputes, rather than jury trials or class actions, and also limits the remedies available to you in the event of a dispute.
2. Modifications to these terms
Gohippos may change, modify, update, add, or remove portions of these Terms at any time. Please check these Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Website, following the posting of any changes, will signify your acceptance of those changes.
3. Changes to this website
In an effort to continually improve this Website and its usefulness to you, we may add additional services or make changes to existing services. In the event that Gohippos makes such changes, these Terms shall apply to the new services and to any changes to existing services.
By accessing and/or using the Website, you represent and warrant that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age, and are otherwise legally qualified to enter into and form contracts under applicable law. If you are using the Website on behalf of a business entity, you further represent and warrant that you are authorized to act and enter into contracts on behalf of that business entity.
6. License to Use Website
Subject to your compliance with this Agreement, Gohippos grants you a non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, revocable as stated in this Agreement, non-transferable license to access the Website for your personal use.
This license does not include, and you must not:
1). Republish material from the Website (including republication on another website),sell, rent or sub-license material from the website
2). Show any material from the website in public platforms and forums.
3). Reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on the Website for a commercial purpose
4). Edit or otherwise modify any material on the website
5). Redistribute material from the Website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution
Unless otherwise stated, Gohippos and/or its licensor own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the Website, and all rights not expressly granted in this Agreement are reserved by Gohippos.
7. Assumption of Risk; Release
You knowingly and freely assume all risk when using the Website. You, on behalf of yourself, your personal representatives, and your heirs, voluntarily agree to release, waive, discharge, hold harmless, defend, and indemnify Gohippos and its owners, officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, consultants, representatives, sub-licensees, successors, assigns, parents, subsidiaries, and related entities, including Gohippos (collectively, the “Company Parties”) from any and all claims, actions, or losses for bodily injury, property damage, wrongful death, emotional distress, loss of privacy, or other damages or harm, whether to you or to third parties, that may result from your use of the Website.
8. User account, Accuracy & Security
You may be asked to provide a username, password, and possibly other information to secure your Account. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You may not use the username or password of any other person, nor may you share your username and password, nor may you circumvent any authentication mechanism requiring the entry of usernames, passwords, or any other information to gain unauthorized access to the Website. You agree to notify Gohippos immediately of any unauthorized use of your Account. Gohippos shall not be liable for any loss that you incur because of someone else using your Account, either with or without your knowledge. You may be held liable for any losses incurred by Gohippos, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives due to someone else’s use of your Account.
9. Prohibited Conduct
Gohippos imposes certain restrictions on your use of the Website. Any violation of this Section 7 may subject you to civil and/or criminal liability.
You must not use the Website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website, or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not use the Website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to the Website without Gohippos express written consent.
You must not engage in any of the following conduct on the Website, which is expressly prohibited: (a) providing false, misleading, or inaccurate information to Gohippos or any other person in connection with the Website; (b) impersonating, or otherwise misrepresenting affiliation, connection, or association with, any person or entity; (c) accessing content or data not intended for you, or logging into a server or account that you are not authorized to access; (d) attempting to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Website, or any associated system or network, or breaching security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (e) interfering or attempt to interfere with the use of the Website by any other user, host, or network, including (without limitation) by submitting malware or exploiting software vulnerabilities; (f) forging, modifying, or falsifying any network packet or protocol header or metadata in any connection with, or transmission to, the Website (for example, SMTP email headers, HTTP headers, or Internet Protocol packet headers); (g) creating additional Accounts to promote your (or another’s) business, or causing others to do so; or () paying anyone for interactions on the Website.
You must not use the Website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications. You must not use the Website for any purposes related to marketing without Gohippos express written consent.
10. User Content
In these Terms and Conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to the Website, for whatever purpose.
You grant to Gohippos a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to Gohippos the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights, provided, however, that Gohippos shall not bring an action for infringement of any Product reviews posted by you without your express further permission. Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Gohippos or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
Gohippos reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to the Website, or stored on Gohippos servers, or hosted or published upon the Website.
Notwithstanding Gohippos rights under these Terms and Conditions in relation to user content, Gohippos does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, the Website.
11. No Warranties; Limitation of Liability
Gohippos, on behalf of itself and its licensor and suppliers, expressly disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, regarding the Website, arising by operation of law or otherwise, including without limitation any and all implied warranties of merchant-ability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, no encumbrance, or title, in addition to any warranties arising from a course of dealing, usage, or trade practice. Neither Gohippos nor its licensor or suppliers warrants that the Website will meet your requirements, or that the operation of the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free. Gohippos disclaims all implied liability for damages arising out of the furnishing of the Website pursuant to this Agreement, including without limitation, mistakes, omissions, interruptions, delays, tortious conduct, errors, representations, or other defects arising out of the failure to furnish the Website, whether caused by acts of commission or omission, or any other damage occurring. Gohippos shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages (including without limitation damages for lost profits or lost revenues), whether caused by the acts or omissions of Gohippos, Company Parties, or Gohippos users, or their agents or representatives.
Your Responsibility for Loss or Damage; Backup of Data. You agree that your use of the Website is at your sole risk. You will not hold Gohippos or its licensor and suppliers, as applicable, responsible for any loss or damage that results from your access to and/or use of the Website, including without limitation any loss or damage to any of your computers, mobile devices, including without limitations tablets and/or smartphones, or data. The Website may contain bugs, errors, problems, or other limitations.
Application of Disclaimers
The above disclaimers, waivers, and limitations do not in any way limit any other disclaimer of warranties or any other limitation of liability in any other agreement between you and Gohippos or between you and any of Gohippos licensor and suppliers. Some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties or the limitation of certain damages, so some of the above disclaimers, waivers, and limitations of liability may not apply to you. Gohippos licensor and suppliers are intended third-party beneficiaries of these disclaimers, waivers, and limitations. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you through the Website or otherwise shall alter any of the disclaimers or limitations stated in this section.
Nothing on the Website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial or medical matter you should consult an appropriate professional.
12. Consent to Receive Electronic Communications from Gohippos
13. Intellectual Property
You represent and warrant that, when using the Website, you will obey all applicable laws and respect the intellectual property rights of others. Your use of the Website is at all times governed by and subject to copyright and other intellectual property laws. You agree not to upload, post, transmit, display, perform, or distribute any content, information, or other materials in violation of any third party’s copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
Gohippos and the Gohippos logo (collectively, the “Gohippos Marks”) are trademarks or registered trademarks of Gohippos Ltd, and used by Gohippos with permission. Other trademarks, Website marks, graphics, logos, and domain names appearing anywhere on, through, or in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of third parties. Neither your use of the Website nor this Agreement grant you any right, title, or interest in, or any license to reproduce or otherwise use, the Gohippos Marks or any third-party trademarks, Website marks, graphics, logos, or domain names. You agree that any goodwill in the Gohippos Marks generated as a result of your use of the Website will inure to the benefit of Gohippos Ltd, and you agree to assign, and do assign, all such goodwill to Gohippos Ltd. You shall not at any time, nor shall you assist others to, challenge Gohippos right, title, or interest in, or the validity of, the Gohippos Marks.
All content and other materials available through the Website, including without limitation the Gohippos logo, design, text, graphics, and other files, and their selection, arrangement, and organization, are either owned by Gohippos or are the property of Gohippos licensor and suppliers. Except as explicitly provided, neither your use of the Website nor this Agreement grant you any right, title, or interest in any such materials.
By using the Website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in the Website disclaimer are reasonable.
If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use the Website.
15. Other Parties
The Website may be linked with the websites of third parties (“Third Party Websites”), some of whom may have established relationships with Gohippos and some of whom may not. Gohippos does not have control over the content and performance of Third Party Websites. Gohippos has not reviewed, and cannot review or control, all of the material, including computer software or other goods or Websites, made available on Third Party Websites. Accordingly, Gohippos does not represent, warrant, or endorse any Third Party Websites, or the accuracy, currency, content, fitness, lawfulness, or quality of the information, material, goods, or Websites available through Third Party Websites. Gohippos disclaims, and you agree to assume, all responsibility and liability for any damages or other harm, whether to you or to third parties, resulting from your use of Third Party Websites.
You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Gohippos officers or employees, or against any Company Parties, in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website. Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in the Website disclaimer will protect Gohippos officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Gohippos and the Company Parties.
16. Unenforceable Provisions
If any provision of the Website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforce-ability of the other provisions of the Website disclaimer.
Without limiting any indemnification provision of this Agreement, you (the “Indemnitor”) agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Gohippos and the Company Parties (collectively, the “Indemnitees”) from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, causes of action, and other proceedings (individually, “Claim”, and collectively, “Claims”), including but not limited to legal costs and fees, and providing sole and exclusive control of the defense of any action to Gohippos, including the choice of legal counsel and all related settlement negotiations, arising out of or relating to: (i) the relationship between you and Gohippos, whether based in contract, tort, statute, fraud, misrepresentation, or any other legal theory; (ii) your breach of this Agreement, including without limitation any representation or warranty contained in this Agreement; (iii) your access to or use of the Website or Products; (iv) your provision to Gohippos or any of the Indemnitees of information or other data; (v) your violation or alleged violation of any foreign or domestic, international, federal, state, or local law or regulation; (vi) your violations of Section 8 regarding prohibited uses of the Website and other prohibited conduct; or (vii) your violation or alleged violation of any third party’s copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
The Indemnitees each have the individual right, but not the obligation, to participate through counsel of their choice in any defense by you of any Claim as to which you are required to defend, indemnify, or hold harmless any, each, and/or all Indemnitees. You may not settle any Claim without the prior written consent of the concerned Company Parties.
Without limiting any other provision of this Agreement, Gohippos reserves the right to, in Gohippos sole discretion and without notice or liability, deny use of the Website to any person for any reason or for no reason at all, including without limitation for any breach or suspected breach of any representation, warranty, or covenant contained in this Agreement, or of any applicable law or regulation. This Agreement shall automatically terminate if you breach any of this Agreement’s representations, warranties, or covenants. Such termination shall be automatic and shall not require any action by Gohippos.
Effect of Termination
Any termination of this Agreement automatically terminates all rights and licenses granted to you under this Agreement, including all rights to use the Website. Upon termination, Gohippos may, but has no obligation to, in Gohippos sole discretion, rescind any Websites and/or delete from Gohippos systems all your Personal Information and any other files or information that you made available to Gohippos or that otherwise relate to your use of the Website. Upon termination, you shall cease any use of the Website.
After termination, Gohippos reserves the right to exercise whatever means it deems necessary to prevent your unauthorized use of the Website, including without limitation technological barriers such as IP blocking and direct contact with your Internet Website Provider.
19. Dispute Resolution
If you, on the one hand, and Gohippos and Company Parties (collectively, “Arbitration Parties”), on the other hand, cannot resolve a dispute or other Claim through negotiations, any party may elect to have the dispute or Claim finally and exclusively resolved by binding arbitration. Any election to arbitrate by one party shall be final and binding on the other(s).
You acknowledge that without this provision, you would have the right to sue in court with a jury trial or to participate in a class action.
The language in this Agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with its fair meaning and not strictly for or against either party.
Remedies in Aid of Arbitration; Equitable Relief
This agreement to arbitrate will not preclude you or the Arbitration Parties from seeking provisional remedies in aid of arbitration, including without limitation orders to stay a court action, compel arbitration, or confirm an arbitral award, from a Court of Competent Jurisdiction. Furthermore, this agreement to arbitrate will not preclude you or the Arbitration Parties from applying to a Court of Competent Jurisdiction for a temporary restraining order, preliminary injunction, or other interim or conservatory relief, as necessary.
The language in this Agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with its fair meaning and not strictly for or against either party.
All notices required or permitted to be given under this Agreement must be in writing. Gohippos shall give any notice by email sent to the most recent email address, if any, provided by the intended recipient to Gohippos. You agree that any notice received from Gohippos electronically satisfies any legal requirement that such notice be in writing. You bear the sole responsibility of ensuring that your email address on file with Gohippos is accurate and current, and notice to you shall be deemed effective upon the sending by Gohippos of an email to that address. You shall give any notice to Gohippos by submitting said notice to us at support@Gohippos.com.
If a provision of these Terms and Conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
22. No Waiver
A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement, or any breach, in any one instance, will not waive that term or condition or any later breach.