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- Governing Law, Arbitration and Waiver of Class Action. By entering into this agreement, you and DataTrek are each waiving the right to trial by jury or to participate in a class action lawsuit. Each party hereby waives trial by jury to the fullest allowable extent of the law for any such claim or dispute arising from or related to this Agreement or the use of the Sites. Any claim or dispute in connection with this Agreement shall be resolved in a cost effective manner through binding non-appearance-based arbitration on an individual basis. The arbitration shall be initiated through an established alternative dispute resolution provider chosen within the sole discretion of DataTrek. The alternative dispute resolution provider and the parties will comply with the following rules: a) the arbitration shall be conducted by telephone, online and/or be solely based on written submissions, with the specific manner to be chosen by DataTrek; b) the arbitration shall not involve any personal appearance by the parties or witnesses unless otherwise mutually agreed by the parties; and c) any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered by any tribunal of competent jurisdiction. You hereby affirmatively consent to the dispute resolution and arbitration process described herein and waive all defenses or objections thereto, whether based on personal jurisdiction, forum, venue, service, or otherwise. Any and all personal appearances related to arbitration will take place in New York County, New York State. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may seek injunctive or other equitable relief to protect our intellectual property rights or in response or anticipation to any of your breaches of this Agreement in any court of competent jurisdiction. DataTrek shall not be required to obtain, furnish or post any bond or similar instrument in connection with or as a condition to obtaining any injunctive or other equitable remedy referred to in this section and you irrevocably waive any right you may have to require the obtaining, furnishing or posting of any such bond or similar instrument. YOU HEREBY KNOWINGLY AGREE THAT ANY PROCEEDING, IN COURT OR BEFORE ANY OTHER COMPETENT TRIBUNAL, INCLUDING AT ARBITRATION IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE CONDUCTED ONLY ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS AND NOT IN A CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION OR AS A MEMBER IN A CLASS, CONSOLIDATED OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT BY AGREEING AND ACCEPTING THIS TERM, YOU ARE WAIVING YOUR ABILITY TO JOIN A CLASS ACTION AGAINST DATATREK.
- Additional Disclaimer. DataTrek Research, LLC (“DataTrek”) is making the material, data and information (collectively “DataTrek Information”) contained in its Newsletters available to its subscribers for informational purposes only. The DataTrek Information is not intended to provide tax, legal or investment advice, and does not constitute a suggestion, solicitation or offer to purchase or sell securities. DataTrek believes that the DataTrek Information is reliable, but does not warrant its completeness or accuracy. DataTrek assumes no duty to update such information. DataTrek Information is subject to change at any time. DataTrek is not responsible for third-party information or services, including market data from any securities exchange.
- Miscellaneous. The section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect; as used in the Agreement, the word “including” means “including but not limited to”. Whenever the context so requires, each pronoun or verb used herein shall be construed in the singular or the plural sense and each capitalized term defined herein and each pronoun used herein shall be construed in the masculine, feminine or neuter sense. The construction of this Agreement shall not take into consideration the Party who drafted or whose representative drafted any portion of this Agreement, and no canon of construction shall be applied that resolves ambiguities against the drafter of a document. This Agreement may be executed by digital means including by “clickwrap.”
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c/o Barton LLP
420 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10170
E-mail address: info@DataTrekresearch.com
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