AGREEMENT BETWEEN CUSTOMER AND GOBGOB REAL ESTATE CO. WLL
Welcome to the Gobgob.com website (the "Website"). This Website is provided solely to enable customers in gathering short-term rental information, determining the availability of related goods and services, making legitimate reservations or otherwise transacting business with suppliers, and for no other purposes. The terms "we", "us", "our" and "Gobgob" refer to Gobgob Real Estate Company WLL, a Kuwait Limited Liability Company, and its subsidiaries and corporate affiliates. The term "you" and "customer" refer to any person visiting the Website and/or booking a reservation through us on this Website, or through our customer service agents.
USE OF THE WEBSITE
As a condition of your use of this Website, you warrant that at the time of your access to this Website:
- you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence;
- you possess the legal authority to create a binding legal obligation;
- you will only use this Website to make legitimate reservations for you or for another person for whom you are legally authorized to act;
- all information supplied by you on this Website is true, accurate, current and complete; and
- if you have an Gobgob.com account, you will safeguard your account information and will supervise and be completely responsible for any use of your account by you and anyone other than you.
The content and information on this Website (including, but not limited to, price and availability of short term rental services) as well as the infrastructure used to provide such content and information, is proprietary to us or our suppliers and providers. While you may make limited copies of your travel itinerary (and related documents) for travel or service reservations booked through this Website, you agree not to otherwise modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell or re-sell any information, software, products, or services obtained from or through this Website. Additionally, you agree not to:
- use this Website or its contents for any commercial purpose;
- make any speculative, false, or fraudulent reservation or any reservation in anticipation of demand;
- access, monitor or copy any content or information of this Website using any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means or any manual process for any purpose without our express written permission;
- violate the restrictions in any robot exclusion headers on this Website or bypass or circumvent other measures employed to prevent or limit access to this Website;
- take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
- deep—link to any portion of this Website (including, without limitation, the purchase path for any travel services) for any purpose without our express written permission; or
- frame, mirror or otherwise incorporate any part of this Website into any other website without our prior written authorization.
- deliberately and illegitimately logs-in the Website, prevents access to the system, causes damage of the same, or obtains the numbers or data of credit cards or other electronic cards to be used to steal the funds of others.
If your booking or account shows signs of fraud, abuse or suspicious activity, Gobgob may cancel any reservations associated with your name, email address or account, and close any associated Gobgob accounts. If you have conducted any fraudulent activity, Gobgob reserves the right to take any necessary legal action and you may be liable for monetary losses to Gobgob, including litigation costs and damages. To contest the cancellation of a booking or freezing or closure of an account, please contact Gobgob Customer Service.
Gobgob.com is dedicated to maintaining the privacy of its online visitors and users. We adhere to the principle of Privacy and Data Protection under Law No. 20 of 2014 concerning Electronic Transactions. On this site, we do not collect personally identifiable information from you unless you provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly. Any information collected is used solely by Gobgob.com and its business partners who are involved in the operation of this site for internal purposes. Our client lists are never sold to third parties and we do not share personally identifiable information with third parties unless the person who has submitted the information has authorized us to do so or if we are required to by law. We may share personally identifiable information with other members of gobgob.com.
Depending on the nature of your data or information, usefulness or purpose, you may request to access your personal data or information stored in our system if such data or information belongs to you, except for the personal data and information, which the government security bodies keep in its records and electronic processing systems for reasons of national security of the country.
We may reject your request to access your personal data or information and inform you thereof within thirty (30) days of submission. The lapse of thirty (30) days without deciding on the request will be considered a rejection thereof. You may complain against the rejection decision to the president of the authority within sixty (60) days from the date of you being notified of the rejection decision or the lapse of the period of thirty (30) days without deciding on the request. If we grant you access to your personal data or information, you should not use the same for any purpose other the purpose on which we agreed to grant you access the data or information.
You are allowed to request to us to delete or amend your personal data or information which we keep in our records or electronic processing systems by reason of your transaction or visit to the website if they are found to be invalid or non-conforming with reality.
REVIEWS, COMMENTS, PHOTOS AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
You are fully responsible for the content of your submissions, (specifically including, but not limited to, reviews posted to this Website). You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Website: (i) any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or other material or content that would violate rights of publicity and/or privacy or that would violate any law; (ii) any commercial material or content (including, but not limited to, solicitation of funds, advertising, or marketing of any good or services); and (iii) any material or content that infringes, misappropriates or violates any copyright, trademark, patent right or other proprietary right of any third party. You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any violation of the foregoing restrictions, or any other harm resulting from your posting of content to this Website. You acknowledge that Gobgob may exercise its rights (e.g. use, publish, delete) to any content you submit without notice to you. If you submit more than one review for the same property, only your most recent submission is eligible for use.
From time to time we may offer customers incentives to leave reviews (e.g. discount coupon/entry into prize draws etc.). As it is important to us that reviews are impartial and honest, these incentives will be available to customers regardless of whether the hotel review is positive or negative.
Gobgob claims no ownership, affiliation with, or endorsement of any photos that are submitted by end users through our sites.
Gobgobs policies with respect to claims by third parties that the content of the Website, including the content of any submissions, infringes the copyrights owned by said third party can be found in the Claims of Copyright Infringement section below.
You acknowledge that Gobgob pre-negotiates certain room rates with hotel suppliers to facilitate the booking of reservations. You also acknowledge that Gobgob provide you services to facilitate such booking of reservations for a consideration (the "facilitation fee"). The room rate displayed on the Website is a combination of the pre-negotiated room rate for rooms reserved on your behalf by Gobgob and the facilitation fee retained by Gobgob for their services. You authorize Gobgob to book reservations for the total reservation price, which includes the rate displayed on the Website, service fees on Gobgobs services. You agree that your credit or debit card will be charged by Gobgob for the total reservation price.
You may cancel or change your prepaid hotel reservation, but you will be charged the cancellation or change fee indicated in the rules and restrictions for the hotel reservation. If you do not cancel or change your reservation before the cancellation policy period applicable to the hotel you reserved, which varies by hotel (usually 24 to 72 hours) prior to your date of arrival, you will be subject to a charge equal to applicable nightly rates service fees. In the event you do not show for the first night of the reservation and plan to check-in for subsequent nights in your reservation, you must confirm the reservation changes with us no later than the date of the first night of the reservation to prevent cancellation of your reservation.
PAY NOW OR PAY LATER DETAILS
With certain reservations, you may be presented with the option to pay online now or pay later at the hotel. If you select the Pay Online Now option, Gobgob will charge the amount to your credit card in immediately. If you select Pay Later, Gobgob will charge your credit card at the time of your stay. Please note that taxes and fees vary between the two payment options.
The customer shall hold the responsibility for any illegal usage of his account by electronic payment if it is proved that his negligence has led or contributed basically and that the institution has done its duty to prevent the illegal use of that account.
Gobgob makes no representation or warranty of any kind, express, implied or statutory, regarding this website or the materials and information contained in or referred to on each page associated with it. The material and information contained in this website is provided for general information only and should not be used as a basis for making business decisions. Any advice or information received via this website should not be relied upon without consulting more accurate or more up-to-date sources of information or specific professional advice. You are recommended to obtain such professional advice where appropriate.
Financial calculations and exchange rate data are presented in certain cases in approximate, summarized or simplified form and may change over time. In particular, no warranty is given that this information, material or data is accurate, reliable or up-to-date.
Gobgob accepts no liability for any loss or damages, arising directly or indirectly (including special, incidental or consequential loss or damage) from your use of this website, howsoever arising, including any loss, damages or
You agree to defend and indemnify the Gobgob and/or their respective suppliers and any of their officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature including but not limited to reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by third parties as a result of:
- your violation of any law or the rights of a third party; or
- your use of this Website.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
This Website may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by parties other than Gobgob. Such hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. We do not control such websites and are not responsible for their contents or the privacy or other practices of such websites. Further, it is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever links you select or software you download (whether from this Website or other websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature. Our inclusion of hyperlinks to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators.
SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE
Please note that all Software, including, without limitation, all HTML code and Active X controls contained on this Website, is owned by Gobgob and/or our respective suppliers, and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Software is expressly prohibited, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COPYING OR REPRODUCTION OF THE SOFTWARE TO ANY OTHER SERVER OR LOCATION FOR FURTHER REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED. THE SOFTWARE IS WARRANTED, IF AT ALL, ONLY ACCORDING TO THE TERMS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT.
Unless otherwise noted to the contrary, all content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, databases and software, is the property of Gobgob.com or its content suppliers and protected by Law No. 5 of 1999 on Intellectual Property Rights of State of Kuwait and international copyright laws. Furthermore, the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this website is the exclusive property of Gobgob.com and protected by Law No. 5 of 1999 on Intellectual Property Rights of State of Kuwait and international copyright laws.
NOTICE OF INFRINGING MATERIAL
If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by us infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a written notice that includes the following information. Please note that we will not process your complaint if it is not properly filled out or is incomplete. Any misrepresentations in your notice regarding whether content or activity is infringing may expose you to liability for damages.
- A clear identification of the copyrighted work you claim was infringed.
- A clear identification of the material you claim is infringing on the Website, such as a link to the infringing material.
- Your address, email address and telephone number.
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the material that is claimed as copyright infringement is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- A signature by the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
You may send us your notice by email to exp-copyright@Gobgob.com, by fax to (425) 679-7251, Attn: IP/Trademark Legal Dept., DMCA Complaints, or by using the contact information below.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, or employment relationship exists between you and the Gobgob as a result of this Agreement or use of this Website.
Our performance of this Agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process of State of Kuwait, and nothing contained in this Agreement limits our right to comply with law enforcement or other governmental or legal requests or requirements relating to your use of this Website or information provided to or gathered by us with respect to such use.
If any part of this Agreement is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions will not in any way be affected or impaired. Our failure or delay in enforcing any provision of this Agreement at any time does not waive our right to enforce the same or any other provision(s) hereof in the future.
This Agreement (and any other terms and conditions referenced herein) constitutes the entire agreement between you and Gobgob Real Estate Co., WLL with respect to this Website, our services and your dealings and relationships with us, and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written, between you and us. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial, arbitration or any other administrative proceedings to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.
Fictitious names of companies, products, people, characters, and/or data mentioned on this Website are not intended to represent any real individual, company, product, or event. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
Gobgob is committed to customer satisfaction, so if you have a problem or dispute, we will try to resolve your concerns. But if we are unsuccessful, you may pursue claims as explained in this section.