Terms and Conditions of Membership/Use of the GICS Website
- An intending member must be at least 18 years of age. Ages below 18 are required to have secured parental/guidance authorization/permission to become an active member of GICS.
- A functional account with any accessible commercial bank in Nigeria is required.
- A one-time membership fee of
N5000 (exclusive of processing fee) is required to be paid into the GICS Bank Account.
- Your membership account will only be activated after you have completed payment into the GICS account and uploaded the scanned or photographed payment teller in your online membership account (please see “Registration Procedure” for direction).
- GICS will not be liable for any payments made to wrong accounts (Cash or bank deposits).
- It is your responsibility to recruit other members into the system by giving out your membership sponsor ID.
- GICS reserves the right to terminate your membership without any refund if you are found involved with corrupt or fraudulent practices.
- Your participation in the Membership MLR Reward Program of the Global Investment Cooperative Society (GICS) is robust and capable of accomodating your recruitment drive. You are not required to have multiple registrations.
- The Membership of this cooperative is not transferable.
- A minimum of One (1) year notice must be given for withdrawal of your membership.
Information provided by you shall be kept confidential and not be used or disclosed in any manner incompatible with the purposes for which they are held. Notwithstanding, You acknowledge that we may disclose and transfer any information that you provide through this Website to (i) the Cooperative Society, its affiliates, agents or information providers; or (ii) if we have a right or duty to disclose or are permitted or compelled to so disclose such information by law or by a court of competent jurisdiction. You consent to the transmission, transfer or processing of such information to, or through, any country in the world, as we deem necessary or appropriate, and by using and providing information through this Website you agree to such transfers.
- Website content and materials
You are by no means, permitted to publish, transmit, or otherwise reproduce this information, in whole or in part, in any format to any third party without the express written consent of GICS. In addition, you are not permitted to alter, obscure, or remove any copyright, trademark or any other notices that are provided to you in connection with the information contained on this Website. The GICS reserves the right, at any time and from time to time, in the interests of its own editorial discretion and business judgment to add, modify, or remove any of the information without recourse to You. These Terms and Conditions are not intended to, and will not, transfer or grant any rights in or to the information other than those which are expressly described herein, and all rights not expressly granted herein are automatically reserved by GICS or any third party providers from whom GICS has obtained the information. You are advised to read and abide by any revised or additional terms and conditions that may be posted on this service from time to time concerning information generated by GICS or obtained from specific third party providers. Such third party providers shall have no liability to you for monetary damages on account of the information provided to you via this service.
- No warranties made as to security
GICS makes no warranty whatsoever to you express or implied, regarding the security of the site, including with respect to the ability of unauthorized persons to intercept or access information transmitted by you through this service. GICS also makes no warranty or representation, whether express or implied, that the information or files available on this Website are free of viruses, destructive materials or any other data or code which is able to corrupt, compromise, jeopardize, disrupt, disable, harm or otherwise impede in any manner the operation of a computer system, computer network or your hardware or software. You accept all risk associated with the existence of such viruses, destructive materials or any other data or code which is able to corrupt, compromise, jeopardize, disrupt, disable, harm or otherwise impede in any manner the operation or content of a computer system, computer network or your hardware or software.
- No warranties; no responsibilities to update
GCIS makes no warranty, express or implied, concerning this service. The services provided by us are on an “AS IS” basis at your sole risk. GICS expressly disclaims any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, including any warranty for the use or the results of the use of the services with respect to their correctness, quality, accuracy, completeness, reliability, performance, timeliness, or continued availability. GICS shall have any responsibility to maintain the data and services made available on this Web site or to supply any corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith. Availability of data and services are subject to change/modification without notice.
- Copyright Notice
Copyright and other relevant intellectual property rights exist on all text relating to GICS’s services and the full content of this website.
- Potential disruption of service
You shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware, software, and other equipment needed to access and use this Website. Access to this Website may from time to time be unavailable, delayed, limited or slow due to, among other things: hardware failure, including among other things, failures of computers (including your own computer), servers, networks, telecommunication lines and connections, and other electronic and mechanical equipment; software failure, including among other things, bugs, errors, viruses, configuration problems, incompatibility of systems, utilities or applications, the operation of firewalls or screening programs, unreadable codes, or irregularities within particular documents or other content; overload of system capacities; damage caused by severe weather, earthquakes, wars, insurrection, riots, terrorism, civil commotion, accident, fire, water damage, explosion, mechanical breakdown or natural disasters; interruption (whether partial or total) of power supplies or other utility of service; strike or other stoppage (whether partial or total) of labor; governmental or regulatory restrictions, exchange rulings, court or tribunal orders or other human intervention; or any other cause (whether similar or dissimilar to any of the foregoing) whatsoever beyond our control. If access to this Website is unavailable, delayed or limited or if this Website does not operate quickly and efficiently, you may be unable to transmit your instructions for transactions and other matters, or such instructions may not be promptly executed or you may be unable to retrieve information on a timely basis. If your operations are dependent on such communications with Us, and such communications are disrupted or delayed, you may suffer losses. GICS shall not be liable for any such loss.
- Links from this website
This service may provide links to certain Internet sites (the “Sites”) sponsored and maintained by third parties Under the tag “Members’ Business Directory”. GICS is providing such links solely for convenience to you. Accordingly, GICS makes no representations concerning the content of the Sites. We do not monitor or review the content of other party’s Sites which are linked to from this website. Opinions expressed or materials appearing on such Sites do not constitute an endorsement by us and should not be regarded as the publisher of such opinions or materials. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices, or content, of these sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of these sites. You should evaluate the security and trustworthiness of any other site connected to this site or accessed through this site yourself, before disclosing any personal information to them. GICS will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of personal information.
- Governing law
In the event any of the terms or provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall be held to be unenforceable, the remaining terms and provisions shall be unimpaired and the unenforceable term or provision shall be replaced by such enforceable term or provision as comes closest to the intention underlying the unenforceable term or provision. These Terms and Conditions shall be subject to any other agreements you have entered into with GICS. The user’s access to and use of the Website, and the terms of this disclaimer are governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria without regards to the conflict of law provisions. You consent to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the Nigerian courts of competent jurisdiction.
- Waiver; None
GICS’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or prevent a subsequent enforcement of that or any other right or provision. No waiver of any of the provisions of this or any Agreement shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be such and signed by both Parties.
- Termination and notification of changes
GICS may in its sole discretion terminate, suspend and/or modify the contents of this Website with or without notice to you. The Cooperative reserves the right to terminate, suspend and/or modify these conditions from time to time as it sees fit and your continued use of the site will signify your acceptance of any adjustment to these terms. You agree that GICS, its affiliates or subsidiaries shall not be liable to you in the event that it chooses to terminate, suspend or modify this Website or your use of this Website.
- This Website is issued or approved by GICS which is authorized and regulated by the Cooperative Society’s Laws.
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