Terms & Conditions
Welcome to the Global Shares website.
Please read through the following terms and conditions that govern your use of
- You hereby understand and
agree that this website is not intended to provide investment advice or
tax advice to any extent to you or any other person or entity.
- Global Shares makes no
representation of tax consequences of any transaction conducted via the
website. Global Shares recommends you contact your tax advisor prior to
making any online transaction requests.
- Global Shares may
discontinue or change at any time any of the services available through
- You agree to maintain the
confidentiality of your User Name and Password and to notify Global Shares
in the event your User Name and Password are lost or stolen or you become
aware of an unauthorized use or transfer of your User Name and Password.
Global Shares will not be financially responsible for any costs or damages
to you caused by the loss theft or the unauthorized use or transfer of
your User Name and Password unless such loss theft or unauthorized use is
directly and proximately caused by our negligence bad faith or willful
- You agree to review any
statement confirmation report or other document we may send to you
relating to your equity awards and/or stock information within ten
calendar days of receipt and to notify us within that ten day period
whether such statement is incorrect or incomplete. Your failure to notify
Global Shares within such ten day period will result in a waiver by you to
assert any claim against us based on such statement.
- You agree and acknowledge
that the majority if not all of the notices related to your participation
as an equity participant and/or ownership of company shares will be made
via email. You agree to maintain a current email address with Global
Shares and any change in the email address must be communicated to Global
- You agree to receive all
notices given under any provision of the appropriate laws, Certificate of
Incorporation, Articles of Association or Bylaws, or related to your
participation in the equity and/or stock programs via email including but
not limited to the following electronic notices as applicable:
exercise/RSU confirmations stock redemptions notice of issuance of shares
stock transfers proxy voting.
- You agree to indemnify and
hold Global Shares harmless for any tax penalties interest claims expenses
(including legal fees) or any other costs or losses that you may incur
caused by or related to the use of or reliance upon in any manner
information or statements contained or reflected on this website.
- You agree to indemnify and
hold Global Shares harmless for any claims losses or expenses (including
legal fees) it incurs as a result of your failure to comply with these
terms and conditions or for any unauthorized use of this website. You also
agree that under no circumstances will Global Shares be responsible for
consequential incidental special or punitive damages (even if such damages
could reasonably be foreseen) or for any loss caused by events not within
our control. Global Shares has taken reasonable steps to provide a secure
environment for your personal information on the website. However given
the fact that the Internet is a public network not controlled by Global
Shares, Global Shares cannot guarantee the confidentiality or security of
- Global Shares has taken all
reasonable steps to provide a secure environment for your personal
information and to protect the information from loss misuse and
unauthorized access disclosure alteration and destruction on the website.
However Global Shares are not responsible for the accuracy or reliability
of messages sent or received by e-mail over the internet as it is a public