Terms of Use

These terms and conditions govern your use of this web site. By accessing this web
site, you are acknowledging and accepting these terms of use. These terms of use
are subject to change by DavaoStart.com at any time and at our discretion
without notice. Your use of this web site after any changes are implemented constitutes
your acceptance of the changes. As a result, we encourage you to consult the
terms and conditions each time you use this web site.

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We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as
provided for in Section 185 of Philippine Copyright Law (RA8293) and
section 107 of the US Copyright Law. If you wish to use copyrighted material
from this site for your own purposes that go beyond ‘fair use’, please obtain
permission from the copyright owner.

1. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

You acknowledge and agree that all content and materials available on this site are
protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, or other
proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by DavaoStart.com, you agree
not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display,
publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit, or create derivative works from such materials or
content.

As noted above, reproduction, copying, or redistribution for commercial purposes of any
materials or design elements on this site is strictly prohibited without the express written
permission of DavaoStart.com. For information on requesting such permission, please
contact us at .

2. THIRD PARTY REFERENCES / HYPERLINKS

This site may link you to other sites on the Internet. These sites may contain information
or material that some people may find inappropriate or offensive. These other sites
are not under the control of DavaoStart.com, and you acknowledge that DavaoStart.com is
not responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or any
other aspect of the content of such sites. The inclusion of such a link does not imply
endorsement of the site by or any association with its operators.

3. CONTACTING US

If you need to contact us, you can email us at or you can contact us directly through Contact Us form.

4. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

Although we attempt to provide accurate information, we do not guarantee the accuracy of information
found on this website. Your reliance on information found on this website is at your own risk.

ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES
INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE (THE “CONTENT”) ARE
PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” FOR YOUR USE. THE CONTENT
IS PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS
OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR
NONINFRINGEMENT. DAVAOSTART.COM AND ITS AGENTS DO NOT WARRANT THAT
THE CONTENT IS ACCURATE, RELIABLE OR CORRECT; THAT THIS SITE WILL BE

AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; THAT ANY DEFECTS OR
ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THE CONTENT IS FREE OF VIRUSES
OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS SOLELY AT
YOUR RISK. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION
OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL DAVAOSTART.COM OR ITS AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR
ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THIS
SITE. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED
ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER
BASIS, EVEN IF DAVAOSTART.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
DAMAGE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION
OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, DAVAOSTART.COM
LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW.

6. INDEMNIFICATION

Upon a request by DavaoStart.com, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold DavaoStart.com
and its other affiliated companies harmless, and their employees, contractors, officers,
and directors from all liabilities, claims, and expenses, including attorney’s fees, that
arise from your misuse of this site.

7. SEVERABILITY AND INTEGRATION

Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement
between you and DavaoStart.com with respect to this site and supersedes all prior or
contemporaneous communications between you and DavaoStart.com with respect to this
site. If any part of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion
shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as
possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in
full force and effect.

8. JURISDICTION

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws
of Davao City Philippines. You hereby consent to binding arbitration in Davao City, Philippines
to resolve any disputes arising under this Terms of Use.