THIS AGREEMENT (the “Agreement”) is made and entered into effective as of the Dec 1, 2014 (the “Effective Date”), by and between www.sharveechaturvedi.com (the “Licensor”), and you (the “Licensee”).
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- Grant of License.
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For any type of use, the Licensee shall display with the Work the approved notices notifying the viewer of the copyright and/or trademark rights owned by and licensed within this Agreement. Licensee agrees to mark all Work with any reasonable copyright and/or trademark notices provided by Licensor and comply with any reasonable standards promulgated by Licensor that relate to the intellectual property protection and use of the Work by Licensee.
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This Agreement (including, without limitation, the license granted hereunder) is personal to Licensee and shall not be assigned or transferred by Licensee, including, without limitation, by operation of law, except that, and only with prompt written notice to Licensor. Any attempt on the part of Licensee to assign, sub-license, or transfer Licensee’s rights under this Agreement, except as provided herein, shall be invalid and void. Licensor shall have the right to assign and/or license its rights and obligations under this Agreement and all its right, title and interest in the Work without the consent of Licensee.
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Any such notice shall be effective when received.
- Arbitration and Governing Law.
All disputes arising from the terms of this Agreement may be subjected to binding arbitration upon consent of both parties, with one arbitrator selected by each party, and a third arbitrator selected by the two chosen arbitrators. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of without regard to the conflicts of laws rules thereof and any arbitration shall be brought in using laws.
- Independent Business Relationship.
Licensor and Licensee are independent entities and are not and shall not be construed as joint venturers, partners, employer/employee, or agents of the other, and neither shall have the power to bind or obligate the other, except as set forth in this Agreement.
(A) This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement and understanding of the Licensor and Licensee with respect to the subject matter hereof, superseding any and all prior agreements, understandings, negotiations, and discussions. No amendment, alteration, modification, or waiver of this Agreement shall be binding unless evidenced by an instrument in writing signed by the party against whom enforcement thereof is sought.
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(C) This Agreement may be executed in several counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original, but all of which shall constitute one and the same document.
Description of the Copyrightable/Copyrighted Work
All the content on the website www.sharveechaturvedi.com, whether in form of text or an image, is the “Work” of Sharvee Chaturvedi. Any use of the said “Work” shall be bound by this License.
Updated on: 15th December, 2014.