Gavel International Corporation Terms of Use

The following terms and conditions of use (the “Terms of Use”) govern your use of the gavelintl.com website (the “Site”) and the individual client program (trip) registration sites (“Registration Site(s)”) which are made available by Gavel International Corporation (“we”, “us” or “our”). By using the Site or a Registration Site, you accept and agree to these Terms of Use governing your use of the Site and the Registration Sites. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you may not use the Site or any Registration Site. We may change the Terms of Use from time to time, and at any time without notice to you, by posting such changes on the Site and/or Registration Sites. By using the Site or any Registration Site following any modifications to the Terms of Use, you agree to be bound by any such modifications to the Terms of Use. In addition, please be advised that information collected on this Site or the Registration Sites may be used to populate the program application(s) that we use for our programs.

Our Service

On gavelintl.com and individual Registration Sites we create for a particular program, we allow you to register for travel and incentive programs, as well as our newsletters and to provide information so that we may contact you about our products and services.

Accessing Our Site

Currently, you must be at least eighteen (18) years of age or older and live in the United States in order to use this website or any Registration Site. If you are under the age of 18, you are hereby expressly notified that you are not permitted to provide any information through this website, for any purpose, including seeking information or services. We are not responsible for monitoring or seeking verification of user qualification or age. However, if we discover that a user is accessing this website in violation of these Terms of Use, we may immediately take action to terminate such access if possible. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Exclusive Ownership Rights

We solely own and control all copyright and intellectual property rights on our Site and Registration Sites or have received the permission to use them from other third parties. We do not grant or imply any ownership of the Site or the Registration Sites to you. You may view the content on the Site or a Registration Site on your personal computer or other internet device and make copies or prints of the content on the Site or a Registration Site for your personal, noncommercial use only. You may not otherwise copy, reproduce, distribute or otherwise exploit any content, code, data or materials on the Site or any Registration Site. If you make other use of the Site, except as otherwise provided above, you may violate copyright and other laws of the United States and other countries, as well as applicable state laws and may be subject to liability for such unauthorized use. We do not grant any license or other authorization to any user of our trade names, trademarks, service marks or other marks or logos, or those of our partners, without our separate express written agreement. Third-party marks are the property of their respective owners.

Use of the Site

During your use of the Site or the Registration Sites, you may be asked to provide personal information or data to us (including credit card information, frequent flier and reward programs numbers, and other information to register for the client program (trip)) in order to receive newsletters or other information about our products and services to assist you with your needs, including with respect to the individual client program (trip) that you might be registering to attend. Our information collection and use policies with respect to the privacy of personal information are set forth in the Site’s Privacy Policy which is incorporated herein by reference. Please read our Privacy Policy before submitting any personal information. You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the accuracy and content of all personal information and any other data you submit. We cannot be responsible for maintaining any information that you provide to us, and we may delete or destroy any such information at any time.

Use of the Site or any Registration Site for the any following purposes or activities is strictly prohibited: a) conducting or supporting illegal activity of any type whatsoever; b) transmitting or storing worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature; c) threatening, harassing, abusing, impersonating, injuring or intimidating others; d) interfering with others’ use of the Site, unless such interference is for the purpose of complying with another section of these Terms of Use; e) delivering spam or collecting information to deliver spam, or sending unsolicited email advertisements; f) decompiling, disassembling, reverse engineering or otherwise attempting to discover any source code contained in the Site; g) disguising the origin of any content transmitted through this website or manipulating your presence on the website; and/or h) causing the launch of any automated system(s) that accesses this website in a manner that sends more request messages to servers of the website in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional online web browser.

User Accounts

We may enable you to establish an account on the Site or Registration Site with a user name and password. If so, you are responsible for maintaining the strict confidentiality of your account password, and you are responsible for any activity under your account and password. You agree to (a) immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security; and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. It is your sole responsibility to control the dissemination and use of your password, control access to and use of your account, and notify us when you desire to cancel your account on the Site or any Registration Site. We will not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this provision.

Disclaimer of Warranties

All content, materials and services provided on this Site and Registration Sites, without limitation, are given on an “as is” and “as available” basis, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, any warranty for information, data processing services, uninterrupted access, or any warranties concerning the availability, accuracy, usefulness, or content of information, and any warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. We hereby disclaim any and all such warranties, express and implied. We do not warrant that the Site, Registration Sites or the services, content, functions or materials contained therein will be timely or secure or continue uninterrupted or error-free or that defects will be corrected. We make no warranty that the Site or any Registration Site will meet users’ requirements. If you should be dissatisfied with the Site, your sole remedy is to discontinue use. You should not rely on the Site or Registration Site to maintain any user data. You should retain all such data and information in your own records for use in the event that the Site fails or is unavailable, or the data or information is lost.

Limitation of Liability

To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law, in no event shall we or any of our directors, officers, or employees, or those of our agents, affiliates, or content or service providers (hereinafter associated entities) be liable for damages of any kind whatsoever including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary or punitive arising from, or directly or indirectly related to, your use of or inability to use this Site or its content, materials and functions. Without limitation, no liability shall arise from any loss of revenue or anticipated profits or lost business or lost sales, even if we and/or our associated entities are advised of the possibility of such damages. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusions of certain implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. In such case, the maximum liability of us shall not exceed the amount paid by you for access to this Site and any Registration Site. In no event shall we or our associated entities be liable for any content posted, transmitted, exchanged or received by or on behalf of any user or other person on or through the Site or any Registration Site.

Links from our Site

Our Site contains links to other third-party websites maintained and operated by persons and/or companies outside of Gavel. We provide these links for your assistance and information. The existence of a linked website does not constitute an endorsement by us of the website or its content, products, services, advertising or other materials.

You understand and agree that we are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the availability or content of any linked website – or for any of the goods, services, or advertising available from these sites.

Applicable Laws

We control and operate this Site from our offices in the United States of America. We do not represent that materials on the Site are appropriate or available for use in other nations or other locations. Persons who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for all aspects of compliance with local laws. These Terms of Use, and the agreement they create, shall be governed by and interpreted according to the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to the State of Illinois’s conflict of laws principles. You agree that any use of action that may arise under our Terms of Use shall commence and be heard in the appropriate court in the State of Illinois. You agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the State of Illinois. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this agreement is found by a court to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, it shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. We may modify these Terms of Use at any time, simply by updating and posting these Terms of Use on the Site and without notice to you. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action by you arising out of or related to use of the Site or the Terms of Use must be filed by you within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.

Last Updated: May 2018