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This web page represents a legal document that serves as our Terms of Service and it governs the legal terms of our website,, sub-domains, and
any associated web-based and mobile applications (collectively, “Website”), as owned
and operated by The Global City Code.
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 The Global City Code, 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 using our Website, you agree to fully comply with and be bound by our Legal
Terms. Please review them carefully. If you do not accept our Legal Terms, do not
access and use our Website. If you have already accessed our Website and do not
accept our Legal Terms, you should immediately discontinue use of our Website.
The last update to our Terms of Service was posted on June 20, 2014.
The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to The Global City Code, the owner of the
A “Visitor” is someone who merely browses our Website, but has not registered as
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”.
Legal Compliance
You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes,
ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of our Website. The Global City Code
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.
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. The Global City Code 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.
General Terms
Our Legal Terms shall be treated as though it were executed and performed in
Delaware, United States and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with
the laws of Delaware, United States 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 The Global City
Code under our Legal Terms shall survive the termination of our Legal Terms.