Terms of Service

This web page represents a legal document that serves as our Terms of Service and it governs the legal terms of our website, https://globalresidenceindex.com, sub-domains, and any associated web-based and mobile applications (collectively, “Website”), as owned and operated by Global Residence Index (GRI).

Capitalized terms, unless otherwise defined, have the meaning specified within the Definitions section below. This Terms of Service, along with our Privacy Policy, any mobile license agreement, and other posted guidelines within our Website, collectively “Legal Terms”, constitute the entire and only agreement between you and Global Residence Index (GRI), and supersede all other agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to our Website and the subject matter contained herein. We may amend our Legal Terms at any time without specific notice to you. The latest copies of our Legal Terms will be posted on our Website, and you should review all Legal Terms prior to using our Website. After any revisions to our Legal Terms are posted, you agree to be bound to any such changes to them. Therefore, it is important for you to periodically review our Legal Terms to make sure you still agree to them.

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these Website Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this Website are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

The last update to our Terms of Service was posted on March 9, 2016.

Definitions

The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to Global Residence Index (GRI), the owner of the Website.

A “Visitor” is someone who merely browses our Website, but has not registered as Member.

A “Member” is an individual that has registered with us to use our Service.

Our “Service” represents the collective functionality and features as offered through our Website to our Members.

A “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.

All text, information, graphics, audio, video, and data offered through our Website are collectively known as our “Content”.

Use License

  1. Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Global Residence Index (GRI)’s Website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
    1. modify or copy the materials;
    2. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
    3. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Global Residence Index (GRI)’s web site;
    4. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
    5. transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server.
  2. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Global Residence Index (GRI) at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.

Restricted Uses

Listing of offered products on the Website could be used only for lawful purposes by Users of the Website. You could not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any hallmark, logo, copyrighted image, or most proprietary details (consisting of images, text, page layout, or type) of Global Residence Index (GRI) without express composed consent. You might not use any meta tags or any various other “unseen text” utilizing Global Residence Index (GRI)’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of Global Residence Index (GRI). You agree not to offer or modify any content found on the Website consisting of, however not limited to, names of Users and Content, or to recreate, display, openly perform, distribute, or otherwise make use of the Material, in any way for any public function, in connection with services or products that are not those of Global Residence Index (GRI), in other way that is likely to trigger confusion among consumers, that disparages or challenges Global Residence Index (GRI) or its licensors, that dilutes the strength of Global Residence Index (GRI)’s or its licensor’s residential property, or that otherwise infringes Global Residence Index (GRI)’s or its licensor’s copyright rights. You also agree to abstain from abusing any of the material that appears on the Site. The use of the Material on any other website or in a networked computer system environment for any purpose is prohibited. Any code that Global Residence Index (GRI) develops to generate or show any Material of the pages making up the Website is likewise secured by Global Residence Index (GRI)’s copyright, and you may not copy or adjust such code.

Global Residence Index (GRI) has no duty to keep track of any products published, transferred, or connected to or with the Site. If you think that something on the Website breaches these Terms please contact our marked representative as set forth below.

If alerted by a User of any products which allegedly do not conform to these Terms, Global Residence Index (GRI) could in its single discernment explore the allegation and figure out whether to take other actions or ask for the removal or get rid of the Content. Global Residence Index (GRI) has no liability or duty to Individuals for efficiency or nonperformance of such activities.

Electronic Communication

You are connecting with us electronically when you go to the Website or send out emails to us. You consent to get interactions from us online. We will connect with you by email or by uploading notifications on the Site. You concur that all contracts notifications, disclosure, and various other communicates that we provide to you digitally please any legal requirements that such communications be in writing.

Your Account

If you utilize the Website, you are accountable for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and you accept responsibility for all activities that happen under your account and password. You also accept not to reveal any personally identifiable information, consisting of, however not limited to, first and last names, credentials, or various other details of a personal nature (“Personal Data”) from the Site. Your disclosure of any Personal Data on the website might result in the immediate termination of your account. Global Residence Index (GRI) additionally reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, and remove or edit Content at it’s sole discernment.

Global Residence Index (GRI) does not guarantee the truthfulness or represent, precision, or dependability of Content on the site, consisting of Personal Data. Each Individual is accountable for upgrading and changing any pertinent account info when essential to preserve the truthfulness, precision, or reliability of the details.

Reviews, Comments, and Other Material

Registered Users of the Website might post evaluations and remarks of a product and services purchased by means of the Website, so long as the Material is not unlawful, profane, threatening, defamatory, an invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not include or include industrial solicitation, mass mailings, or any type of “spam.” You may not use another User’s account to impersonate a User or entity, or otherwise deceived as to the origin of the opinions. Global Residence Index (GRI) books the right (however is not bound) to eliminate or modify such Material, but does not regularly examine posted Material.

If you post an evaluation or send comments, and unless Global Residence Index (GRI) suggests otherwise, you grant Global Residence Index (GRI) a nonexclusive, royalty-free, permanent, irrevocable, and completely sublicensable right to utilize, recreate, modify, adjust, release, equate, create derivative works from, distribute, and screen such content throughout the world, in any media. You grant Global Residence Index (GRI) and sublicenses the right to utilize your name in connection with such Material, if they choose. You represent and require that You own or otherwise control all the rights to the content that You post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content You supply does not violate this policy and will not trigger injury to anyone or entity; which You will indemnify Global Residence Index (GRI) for all claims resulting from Content You supply. Global Residence Index (GRI) has the right but not the commitment to edit and keep track of or eliminate any task or Material. Global Residence Index (GRI) takes no duty and assumes no liability for any content published by You or any 3rd party.

Legal Compliance

You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of our Website. Global Residence Index (GRI) reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of our Legal Terms and to take any action we deem appropriate, including but not limited to canceling your Member account, reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to your profile, email addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information, as allowed under our Privacy Policy.

Intellectual Property

Our Website may contain our service marks or trademarks as well as those of our affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Your use of our Website does not constitute any right or license for you to use such service marks/trademarks, without the prior written permission of the corresponding service mark/trademark owner. Our Website is also protected under international copyright laws. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any portion of our Website is strictly prohibited. Your use of our Website does not grant you ownership rights of any kind in our Website.

Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Global Residence Index (GRI)’s Website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Global Residence Index (GRI) does not warrant that any of the materials on its Website are accurate, complete, or current. Global Residence Index (GRI) may make changes to the materials contained on its Website at any time without notice. Global Residence Index (GRI) does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

Disclaimer

Global Residence Index (GRI) is not responsible for any content, code, or any other imprecision on this website.

Global Residence Index (GRI) does not provide warranties or guarantees. In no event shall Global Residence Index (GRI) be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence, or other torts, arising out of or in connection with the use of our website or the contents of our website.

Global Residence Index (GRI) reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modifications to the contents of our website at any time without prior notice.

The Global Residence Index (GRI) website and its contents are provided “as is” and “as available” without any warranty or representations of any kind, whether express or implied.

Nothing on Global Residence Index (GRI) website constitutes an offer, advice, or recommendation regarding any product or service. Global Residence Index (GRI) recommends that you obtain your own independent professional advice before making any decision about making an investment.

Global Residence Index (GRI) is a distributor and not a publisher of the content supplied by third parties; as such, Global Residence Index (GRI) exercises no editorial control over such content and makes no warranty or representation as to the accuracy, reliability or currency of any information, content, service or product provided through or accessible via the Global Residence Index (GRI) website.

Without limiting the foregoing, Global Residence Index (GRI) specifically disclaims all warranties and representations in any content transmitted on or in connection with the Global Residence Index (GRI) website or on sites that may appear as links on the Global Residence Index (GRI) website, or in the products provided as a part of, or otherwise in connection with, the Global Residence Index (GRI) website, including without limitation any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement of third party rights.

No oral advice or written information given by Global Residence Index (GRI) or any of its affiliates, employees, officers, directors, agents, or the like will create a warranty. 

Price and availability information is subject to change without notice. Without limiting the foregoing, Global Residence Index (GRI) does not warrant that the Global Residence Index (GRI) website will be uninterrupted, uncorrupted, timely, or error-free.

Links to Other Websites

Our Website may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. By linking to these websites, we do not create or have an affiliation with, or sponsor such third party websites. The inclusion of links within our Website does not constitute any endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of such third party websites. Global Residence Index (GRI) has no control over the legal documents and privacy practices of third party websites; as such, you access any such third party websites at your own risk.

Site Terms of Service Modifications

Global Residence Index (GRI) may revise these Terms of Service for its Website at any time without notice. By using this Website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

Indemnity

You accept defend, indemnify, and hold safe Global Residence Index (GRI), its affiliates, and their corresponding officers, directors, agents and workers, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation affordable legal, accounting, and other provider charges, affirming or resulting from (i) any Content of most material You offer to the Site, (ii) Your use of any Content, or (iii) Your breach of the terms of these Terms. Global Residence Index (GRI) will provide notice to You promptly of any such claim, match, or case.

General Terms

Our Legal Terms shall be treated as though it were executed and performed in DIFC, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of DIFC, Dubai, United Arab Emirates without regard to conflict of law principles. In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action by you with respect to our Website, must be instituted within one (1) year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. Should any part of our Legal Terms be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. To the extent that any Content in our Website conflicts or is inconsistent with our Legal Terms, our Legal Terms shall take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision of our Legal Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision. The rights of Global Residence Index (GRI) under our Legal Terms shall survive the termination of our Legal Terms.