- Hong Kong
- United Kingdom
- United States
Celent grants to the Client a limited license to use the services solely for its internal business purposes. This usage is only available to the Client’s employees and project consultants during the term of the Agreement (and, in the case of project consultants, who are bound by reasonable obligations of confidentiality consistent with the usage restrictions contained in Section 2 below). Celent is not responsible for any actions taken by the Client, its employees or project consultants as a result of the license granted by these terms.
Copyright Provision and License
All research materials, whether in hard copy or electronic form, are copyright protected and remain proprietary to Celent. Celent grants to the Client, its employees and project consultants a license to use printed or electronic research material solely for the Client’s internal business purposes. All research materials are for use only by the employees or project consultants of the Client. Celent does not grant to the Client license to duplicate or reproduce research reports or excerpts therefrom in any form, including translation, for purposes of any distribution outside of the Client; however the Client is permitted to reproduce any Celent charts and graphs taken directly from research reports (excluding ABCD Vendor View charts and graphs) and distribute such charts and graphs outside of the Client when Celent is properly sourced. Any reproduction of ABCD Vendor View charts and graphs requires the prior written approval of Celent. The restriction on the use of copyrighted materials extends indefinitely.
Use of Names
Celent may include the Client’s name and/or logo in a list of representative clients of Celent for general client marketing and employee recruiting purposes.
It is Celent’s practice to serve multiple clients within industries, including those with potentially opposing interests. Accordingly, the Client agrees Celent may have served, may currently be serving or may in the future serve other clients whose interests may be adverse to those of the Client.
Limit of Liability
(a) In no event shall either party be liable for any indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages or for any lost profits arising out of or relating to the services.(b) In no event shall Celent’s liability (whether based on any action or claim in contract, tort, or otherwise) to the Client or its affiliates arising out of or relating to any services exceed the lesser of (i) USD 50,000 and (ii) the fees payable to Celent for such Services.(c) This Section 5 shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.
Choice of Law and Jurisdiction; Jury Waiver; Dispute Resolution
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. If any dispute arises arises out of the formation, performance, interpretation, nullification, termination or invalidation of this Agreement or arises therefrom or related thereto in any manner whatsoever, each party will first attempt in good faith to reach a settlement through negotiation by its appointed representative. Any such dispute that has not been so resolved within fifteen (15) days after written notice from one party to another that such dispute exists may be referred by either party for arbitration in accordance with the provisions set forth under the Dubai International Arbitration Centre Arbitration Rules (the “Rules”). The number of arbitrators shall be one (1), appointed in accordance with the Rules. The place of arbitration shall be Dubai and the venue shall be the Dubai International Arbitration Centre. The language of arbitration shall be English.
Amendment, Waiver and Assignment
This Agreement contains the entire understanding of the parties with respect to the subject matter contained herein, superseding all prior agreements, understandings and negotiations with respect to such matters. This Agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the parties’ respective successors. The obligations of the parties under this Agreement that by their nature continue beyond the termination of this Agreement shall survive any termination of this Agreement. Neither party shall have any liability for any failure or delay in performance of its obligations under this Agreement because of circumstances beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, pandemics, acts of God, fires, floods, earthquakes, acts of war or terrorism, civil disturbances, sabotage, accidents, unusually severe weather, governmental actions, power failures, computer/network viruses that are not preventable through generally available retail products, catastrophic hardware failures or attacks on its server. There are no third party beneficiaries with respect to this Agreement. This Agreement may be executed on separate counterparts, each of which shall constitute an original, but both of which when taken together shall constitute a single contract. Delivery of an executed signature page of this Agreement by facsimile or other electronic transmission shall be effective as delivery of a manually executed counterpart hereof.