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ABBYY Online: terms of use

ABBYY ONLINE END-USER AGREEMENT

This end-user agreement (hereinafter referred to as "this Agreement") is a legally binding agreement between you, either a natural or a legal person, hereinafter referred to as "You" and ABBYY, governing the use of the ABBYY Online Portal available at http://www.abbyyonline.com/, the use of the ABBYY PDF to Word service available at https://apps.facebook.com/pdf_to_word, and the provision of the services identified in this Agreement.

ABBYY reserves the right to unilaterally amend, in whole or in part, the terms of this Agreement without prior notice. Any amendments to this Agreement shall take effect immediately, unless stated otherwise in the Agreement. The text of this Agreement is available at http://www.abbyyonline.com/en/help/PlaneEula.

By using the websites and services identified in this Agreement starting from the moment when you confirmed your acceptance of the terms of this Agreement You acknowledge that You have read and understood the terms of this Agreement and agree to be bound thereby.

1. DEFINITIONS

"ABBYY" means

ABBYY USA Software House Inc. registered at 880 North McCarthy Boulevard, Suite 220, Milpitas, California 95035, USA, when paragraph 8.1 of this Agreement applies;

ABBYY Europe GmbH registered at Elsenheimerstrasse 49, 80687 Munich, when paragraph 8.2 of this Agreement applies;

ABBYY UK Ltd. Registered at Heathrow Business Centre, 65 High Street, Egham, Surrey TW20 9EY, United Kingdom, when paragraph 8.3 of this Agreement applies;

ABBYY LLC registered at ul. Perovskaya, dom 22, korpus 1, 111398, Moscow, Russia, when paragraph 8.4 of this Agreement applies;

ABBYY Software House Ukraine registered at 31, Degtyarevskaya Ul., Kiev, Ukraine 03680, when paragraph 8.5 of this Agreement applies;

and ABBYY Solutions Ltd., registered at Michail Karaoli 2, Egkomi CY 2404, Nicosia, Cyprus, in all other cases.

"ABBYY Online Portal" means any and all of the following:

  • "FineReader Online Website" means the collection of web pages and materials available at http://finereader.abbyyonline.com/;
  • "FineReader Online Service" means the service provided to You by ABBYY on the FineReader Online Website and enabling You to upload image files, have optical character recognition performed on uploaded image files, save the results of optical character recognition, download the results of optical character recognition, and access the results of optical character recognition;
  • "Lingvo.Pro Website" means the collection of web pages and materials available at http://lingvo.abbyyonline.com/en and/or http://lingvopro.abbyyonline.com/;
  • "Lingvo.Pro Service" means the service provided to You by ABBYY on the Lingvo.Pro Website and enabling You to look up words and their translations in the dictionaries available on the Lingvo.Pro Website;
  • "Translation Website" means the collection of web pages and materials available at http://translation.abbyyonline.com/en;
  • "Translation Service" means the service provided to You by ABBYY on the Translation Website and enabling You to translate texts submitted in an electronic format;
  • "Telephone Interpreting Website" means the collection of web pages and materials available at http://interpreting.abbyyonline.com/ and/or http://ruphone.ru/;
  • "Telephone Interpreting Service" means the interpreting service that You can order on the Telephone Interpreting Website or by calling the telephone number indicated on the Telephone Interpreting Website;
  • "Language Training Website" means the collection of web pages and materials available at http://training.abbyyonline.com/;
  • "Language Training Service" means the consulting service provided to You by ABBYY on the Language Training Website and consisting in organizing and conducting language training sessions as set forth in this Agreement;

"ABBYY PDF to Word Converter" means the service provided to You by ABBYY at https://apps.facebook.com/pdf_to_word and enabling You, provided You have a Facebook account, to upload PDF files, capture text from uploaded PDF files, and download and access the captured text in Microsoft Word format.

"Registration" means Your completing the Registration Form and activating Your Login and Password (You may also be asked to confirm Your e-mail address) or signing up to the ABBYY Online Portal using Your Google or Facebook accounts for authentication. To be able to use the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, You must be a registered Facebook user.

"Registration Form" means the set of fields that You must complete in order to become a registered user of the ABBYY Online Portal. By completing the Registration Form You obtain a unique Login and Password.

"Login and Password" means two unique strings that You provide during Registration on the ABBYY Online Portal, the Login being Your e-mail address. The combination of these two unique sets of characters identifies You and enables You to pay for products and services available on the ABBYY Online Portal. Some of the features of the ABBYY Online Portal are not accessible to unregistered users.

"Interface Languages" means the languages in which the most important texts of the ABBYY Online Portal are available. You can select an Interface Language by clicking on the link that bears the abbreviated name of the desired language. The currently available Interface Languages are Russian, English, and French. The abbreviated name of the Russian Interface Language is Рус, the abbreviated name of the English Interface Language is Eng, and the abbreviated name of the French Interface Language is Fra.

"Profile" means the operational settings of the ABBYY Online Portal that become available to You upon Registration. Your Profile becomes accessible to You after You enter Your Login and Password. Your Profile can be accessed by clicking on the link bearing the name "Profile," or its equivalent in the current Interface Language, on any page of the ABBYY Online Portal.

"User Data" means any dictionary material, phrases, word combinations, sentences, collections of sentences, texts, documents, audio files, video files, image files, messages, comments, and/or any other content uploaded by You and/or other users to the ABBYY Online Portal or to the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.

2. SUBJECT MATTER

  • 2.1.1. This Agreement sets forth the terms of use of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.
  • 2.1.2. This Agreement becomes effective upon Your first use of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service or upon Your acceptance of the terms of this Agreement. This Agreement continues in effect until the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service is no longer available. If You disagree with the terms hereof, do not use the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.

3. OBLIGATIONS OF THE PARTIES

  • 3.1. ABBYY's rights and obligations
    • 3.1.1. ABBYY shall grant You access to the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.
    • 3.1.2. ABBYY reserves the right to change the services, websites or products available via the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service at any time without prior notice.
    • 3.1.3. If ABBYY has reasons to believe that You are taking steps or intend to take steps that are in breach of paragraphs 3.2, 3.3 or 3.4 of this Agreement; steps aimed at disrupting the operation of the ABBYY Online Portal and/or ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service; steps aimed at publishing information on the ABBYY Online Portal and/or ABBYY PDF to Word Conversion Servie that is in breach of this Agreement and/or applicable laws or information that discredits ABBYY's reputation; steps that otherwise cause damage to ABBYY or other users of the ABBYY Online Portal and/or ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service; or that You have asked other users to perform any of those steps, then ABBYY may, without giving any reasons, block Your access to the ABBYY Online Portal and/or ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service by blocking Your Login or IP address and perform any or all of the following: a) refuse to accept any of Your User Data that You may attempt to upload to the ABBYY Online Portal and/or ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, (b) block access to Your User Data, and (c) delete any of Your User Data at any time.
    • 3.1.4. ABBYY may interrupt or permanently terminate the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service at any time without prior notice. Such interruption or termination may be caused by maintenance work, by circumstances beyond the reasonable control of ABBYY, by crashes of software or hardware owned by third parties, or by actions of third parties aimed at interrupting or terminating the operation of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.
    • 3.1.5. Upon Your Registration with the ABBYY Online Portal, ABBYY may send You e-mail messages with news about ABBYY and ABBYY products and services, special offers, tips on using ABBYY products, and other information related to ABBYY's activities, provided that You explicitly agreed to receive such e-mail messages from ABBYY during Registration. You may remove Your e-mail address from ABBYY's mailing list at any time by changing the corresponding setting in Your Profile.
    • 3.1.6. ABBYY may restrict the use of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, including the allowed period of use and allowed uses of the data available thereon.
    • 3.1.7. ABBYY may publish on the web pages of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service advertisements and any other content permitted by applicable laws.
  • 3.2. Your rights and obligations
    • 3.2.1. You may use the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service under the terms of this Agreement.
    • 3.2.2. You may register with the ABBYY Online Portal by completing the Registration Form and activating Your Login and Password in order to be able to pay for products and services available via the ABBYY Online Portal and to be able to access the features that become available after You sign in to the ABBYY Online Portal using Your Login and Password. You agree to provide accurate information about Yourself in the fields of the Registration Form.
    • 3.2.3. After Registration, You may sign in to the ABBYY Online Portal using Your Login and Password. You shall be solely responsible for the safekeeping of Your Password and for any actions performed under Your Login. You shall immediately inform ABBYY of any instances of unauthorized access to the ABBYY Online Portal under Your Login and Password and/or of any other security breach that comes to Your notice.
    • 3.2.4. You warrant that You have all the necessary rights to transfer or upload User Data to the ABBYY Online Portal or to the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, and that Your doing so does not breach any applicable laws and/or rights of a third party. You shall be fully liable for any such transfers and uploads and for any damage that may be caused by such transfers and uploads.
    • 3.2.5. You agree to be responsible for all of Your User Data, either made publicly available or transferred privately to another user.
    • 3.2.6. If You discover on the ABBYY Online Portal any information that violates applicable laws or Your rights, information that You find offensive, information that discredits You or Your business reputation or is otherwise damaging to You, You may notify ABBYY about such information by writing to this e-mail address: support@abbyyonline.com. ABBYY will deal with this notification in accordance with the procedure set forth in paragraph 9.8 of this Agreement.
    • 3.2.7. You may use the ABBYY Online Portal, the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, and results obtained through their use solely for lawful purposes. You may not, by yourself or through cooperation with others:
      - copy any of the design elements of the ABBYY Online Portal and ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service or copy any other materials that may not be copied under the terms of this Agreement without the prior written consent of ABBYY;
      - upload, or publish in any other way, any materials which are illegal, harmful, threatening, offensive, or libelous; which infringe the copyright of a third party; which incite hatred and/or discrimination based on race, ethnicity, gender, or social status; which contain pornography; which violate the rights of a third party or incite others to violate the rights of a third party; which defame any persons or discredit their business reputation; which violate the rights of minors and/or are damaging to minors in any way; and any other similar materials;
      - impersonate another person or a representative of an organization, including ABBYY employees and forum moderators, or make misleading statements about the properties and characteristics of any subjects or objects;
      - upload, or publish in any other way, materials which You are not allowed to make public by applicable laws or which violate applicable laws;
      - upload viruses or any other harmful data which may in any way disrupt the operation of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service;
      - collect information and/or interact with the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service by means of automated scripts or software;
      - use other users' Logins to sign in to the ABBYY Online Portal;
      - collect and store personal data of other users of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service;
      - disrupt the normal operation of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service;
      - register with the ABBYY Online Portal under multiple Logins.
    • 3.2.8. You may terminate Your relations with ABBYY at any time by ceasing Your use of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.
    • 3.2.9. You may deactivate Your Login and Password by clicking on the "Deactivate" button on the Profile page, which is accessible by clicking on the "Profile" link on the ABBYY Online Portal. Your Login and Password can only be deactivated if all due payments have been made. If You choose to deactivate Your Login and Password, ABBYY shall not refund You the price of any unused services that You may have purchased.
      You may restore Your deactivated Login and Password by sending a request to restore Your deactivated Login and Password to this e-mail address: support@abbyyonline.com.
    • 3.2.10. You assume full responsibility and all risks arising from Your use of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.
  • 3.3. The use of the ABBYY Online Portal
    • 3.3.1. The use of the FineReader Online Service and the FineReader Online Website
      • 3.3.1.1. You may not use, or allow others to use, the FineReader Online Website or the FineReader Online Service to provide optical character recognition or data conversion services to third parties, either free of charge or for a fee. You may not provide, or allow others to provide, the results, or access to the results, obtained through the use of the FineReader Online Website or the FineReader Online Service to third parties as part of another service which is based on optical character recognition or data conversion.
      • 3.3.1.2. You agree that ABBYY may restrict the use of the FineReader Online Website and the FineReader Online Service, including the data storage period and the maximum number of pages that You can process upon Registration.
    • 3.3.2. The use of the Lingvo.Pro Service and the Lingvo.Pro Website
      • 3.3.2.1 You may not use, or allow others to use, the Lingvo.Pro Website or the Lingvo.Pro Service to provide services to third parties enabling them to translate words, word combinations and/or sentences; to access the online dictionaries, dictionary entries, collections of sentences, collections of texts, translations, usage examples, audio files, video files, and image files, either free of charge or for a fee. You may not provide, or allow others to provide, the results, or access to the results, obtained through the use of the Lingvo.Pro Website or the Lingvo.Pro Service to third parties as part of another service.
      • 3.3.2.2. Unless otherwise provided in a separate agreement between You and ABBYY, You may not modify, re-format, copy, translate, send by e-mail or regular mail, or publish any results obtained through the use of the Lingvo.Pro Service or any content of the Lingvo.Pro Website on any other website, or create derivative online resources and services based on the Lingvo.Pro Website or Lingvo.Pro Service. Further, You may not include any pages of the Lingvo.Pro Website into pages or page frames that open automatically in browser windows, create mirrors or copies of the Lingvo.Pro Website, or use the Lingvo.Pro Service or the Lingvo.Pro Website in meta-searches by accessing the Lingvo.Pro Website via any search systems other than the native search system of the Lingvo.Pro Service.
      • 3.3.2.3. You agree that any User Data that You publish on the Lingvo.Pro Website will be available to other users of the Lingvo.Pro Website and the Lingvo.Pro Service.
      • 3.3.2.4. You shall publish User Data on the Lingvo.Pro Website only under the name or Login that You specified on the Registration Form or in the Profile.
      • 3.3.2.5. You agree that any User Data that You may publish on the Lingvo.Pro Website may be used by ABBYY, without Your explicit consent, to create and/or to update resources available on the ABBYY Online Portal, including dictionaries and advertising materials published on the ABBYY Online Portal or on the Internet, unless Your explicit consent is required by applicable laws. If applicable laws require that ABBYY obtain Your explicit consent to use Your User Data, the use of such User Data by ABBYY shall be governed by a separate agreement between You and ABBYY, whose terms You will be asked to accept when publishing such User Data.
      • 3.3.2.6. You agree that ABBYY may restrict the use of the Lingvo.Pro Website and the Lingvo.Pro Service, including the allowed period of use and allowed uses of dictionaries, dictionary entries, collections of sentences, and collections of texts, and introduce paid-for services that involve accessing any part of the Lingvo.Pro Website or Lingvo.Pro Service.
    • 3.3.3. The use of the Translation Service
      • 3.3.3.1. The terms of use of the Translation Service are set forth in the end-user agreement at http://translation.abbyyonline.com/ru/agreement, which is an integral part of this Agreement and is available in all of the Interface Languages.
    • 3.3.4. The use of the Language Training Service
      • 3.3.4.1. You shall not use the contact details of a third party when filing a request for a language placement test aimed at establishing Your level of ability.
      • 3.3.4.2. You shall not disclose to third parties the contact details of the language coaches who provide consultations as part of the Language Training Service.
      • 3.3.4.3. You shall not disclose or make publicly available any of the teaching materials provided to You as part of the Language Training Service.
    • 3.3.5. The use of the Telephone Interpreting Service
      • 3.3.5.1. The terms of use of the Telephone Interpreting Service are set forth in the end-user license agreement in the Offer section at http://translation.abbyyonline.com/en/agreement/, which is an integral part of this Agreement and is available in all of the Interface Languages.
  • 3.4. The use of the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service
    • 3.4.1. You may not use, or allow others to use, the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service to provide optical character recognition or data conversion services to third parties, either free of charge or for a fee. You may not provide the results, or access to the results, obtained through the use of the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service to third parties as part of another service that is based on optical character recognition or data conversion.
    • 3.4.2. You agree that ABBYY may restrict the use of the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, including the number of pages and documents that may be processed by You upon Registration and the time period during which data are stored by the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.

4. PRICES AND PAYMENT

  • 4.1. Some of the services available via the FineReader Online Service are provided for a fee. The information about the prices and the payment procedure is an integral part of this Agreement and is available in the Store section at http://abbyyonline.com/ in all of the Interface Languages.
  • 4.2. The ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service is provided to You free of charge whenever allowed by applicable laws.
  • 4.3. The Translation Service is provided for a fee. The information about the prices and the payment procedure is an integral part of this Agreement and is available at http://translation.abbyyonline.com/.
  • 4.4. The Language Training Service is provided for a fee. The information about the prices and the payment procedure is an integral part of this Agreement and is available in the Prices and Terms of Use(Цены и Условия) section at http://training.abbyyonline.com/.
  • 4.5. The Telephone Interpreting Service is provided for a fee. The information about the prices and the payment procedure is an integral part of this Agreement and is available in the About section at http://ruphone.ru in all available Interface Languages.
  • 4.6. The Lingvo.Pro Service is free of charge whenever allowed by applicable laws.
  • 4.7. The currency conversion terms are an integral part of this Agreement and are set forth in the FAQ subsection of the Store section at http://www.abbyyonline.com/ in all available Interface Languages.
  • 4.8. ABBYY may change the prices and the payment procedure at any time.

5. LIMITED LIABILITY

  • 5.1. ABBYY shall not provide You with an Internet connection or with any hardware and software required to connect to the Internet, and ABBYY shall not be liable for the quality of Your Internet connection or the quality of the hardware and software that You use to access the Internet. ABBYY shall not be liable for any malfunction or other problems in telephone networks or services, computer systems, servers, providers, computer hardware, software, or telecoms equipment, or for any malfunction in the operation of e-mail services and scripts, howsoever caused.
  • 5.2. You acknowledge that Your information will be transmitted over an insecure public computer network and that ABBYY shall not be liable for any loss of information transmitted in this manner.
  • 5.3. ABBYY shall not be liable for any delay, malfunction, missed or late delivery, removal or loss of any of Your data.
  • 5.4. ABBYY does not warrant that:
    - the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service meet Your requirements or are fit for any particular purpose;
    - the materials available on the ABBYY Online Portal and/or the results obtained through the use of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service are accurate, complete or useful;
    - the operation of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service and the provision of services via the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service will be continuous or uninterrupted or free from error;
    - any data obtained through the use of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, or any information, materials or answers published on the ABBYY Online Portal, or any hyperlinks will always be available on the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service;
    - the quality of any product, service, work or data obtained through the use of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service will meet Your expectations;
    - all errors on the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service will be corrected.
  • 5.5. The ABBYY Online Portal, the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, and all the information therein are provided to You "as is," with any errors or omissions. All links to third-party products, works or services are provided for information purposes and shall not be taken to imply that ABBYY endorses or recommends such products, works or services.
  • 5.6. Under no circumstances shall ABBYY be liable for any damages suffered by You as a result of use or inability to use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, or caused by errors, interruption of service, removal of files, change in functionality, defects, delays in data transfer and the like, howsoever caused.
  • 5.7. ABBYY is under no obligation to review materials or information that users may publish on the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, send by e-mail or transmit in any other way in the course of using the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service. ABBYY does not warrant that such materials or information are accurate, true, complete, timely, and of good quality, or that they will meet Your needs and requirements. ABBYY assumes no responsibility for such materials or information.
  • 5.8. ABBYY assumes no responsibility for any User Data published by You and/or other users on the ABBYY Online Portal and ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service. ABBYY assumes no obligation to maintain the confidentiality of User Data.
  • 5.9. ABBYY's liability shall in any event be limited to ten thousand (10,000) rubles. Under no circumstances shall ABBYY be liable for any actions by users of the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.

6. COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS

  • 6.1. All product names are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
  • 6.2. All ABBYY trademarks are the intellectual property of ABBYY and are provided only for reference. ABBYY does not grant You any rights to use these trademarks.
  • 6.3. All the third-party trademarks referred to in this Agreement are the intellectual property of their respective owners.

7. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

  • 7.1. For Your convenience, the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service may provide hyperlinks to third-party websites owned and maintained by legal and/or natural persons. ABBYY does not provide a warranty of any kind in respect of any website available by clicking on its respective hyperlink on the ABBYY Online Portal or on the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service. You understand and agree that ABBYY is in no way responsible for the content of such third-party websites. ABBYY does not make any recommendations as to the merits of such third-party websites nor advise You to make use of their content.
  • 7.2. Any references to third-party products or services that may be published on the ABBYY Online Portal and on the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service are provided only for Your convenience. Any mention of third-party products or services is for information purposes only. ABBYY makes no recommendations as to the merit of such third-party products or services.

8. GOVERNING LAW

  • 8.1 If You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Beliz, Costa-Rica, Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Turks and Caicos Islands, Virgin Islands, Taiwan or Japan, this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantial laws in force in the State of California, United States of America. Proceedings arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be brought exclusively in the federal court and/or state courts for the County of Santa Clara or the County of Alameda in and of the State of California in the United States of America. You acknowledge that if You use the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service in the United States of America, the ABBYY Online Portal and the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service are provided to You by ABBYY USA Software House Inc.
  • 8.2 If You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, or in any other member state of the European Union (except for Greece, Cyprus, and Malta) that is not explicitly specified in paragraphs 8.3, 8.4 or 8.5 of this Agreement, or in Switzerland, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein, this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantial laws in force in Munich, the Federal Republic of Germany, and the competent court of Munich, the Federal Republic of Germany, shall have jurisdiction over all disputes relating to this Agreement.
  • 8.3 If You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or in the Republic of Ireland, this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
  • 8.4 If You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service in Russia, Byelorussia, Kazakhstan or any other member state of the Commonwealth of Independent States (except for Ukraine and Moldova) or in Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania or Estonia, this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantial laws in force in the Russian Federation.
  • 8.5 If You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Israel, Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Serbia, Montenegro, Ukraine or Moldova, this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ukraine. This paragraph shall not apply to persons that have the status of consumer according to the Civil Code of Poland, in which case this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Poland.
  • 8.6 If paragraph 8.5 applies and You are a legal person or the sole proprietor of a business, аny and all disputes, controversies or differences in opinion arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be finally resolved through arbitration by the International Commercial Arbitration at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, whose judgment shall be final and binding on both parties. If paragraph 8.5 applies and You are a natural person, the Shevchenkovsky District Court of Kiev, Ukraine, shall have jurisdiction over all disputes relating to this Agreement.
  • 8.7 If paragraph 8.4 applies and You are a legal person or the sole proprietor of a business, the Arbitration Court of Moscow, Russian Federation, shall have jurisdiction over all disputes relating to this Agreement. If paragraph 8.4 applies and You are a natural person, the Perovsky District Court of Moscow, Russian Federation, shall have jurisdiction over all disputes relating to this Agreement.
  • 8.8 In the cases described in paragraphs 8.1 - 8.5, this Agreement will not be governed by the conflict of laws rules of any jurisdiction or by the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, the application of which is expressly excluded.
  • 8.9 If You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service in a country other than the countries specified in paragraphs 8.1 - 8.5, this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantial laws of the country in which You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service.

9. MISCELLANEOUS

  • 9.1. You acknowledge that when You use the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, all data about Your use of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service are automatically logged on ABBYY's servers, including the times when You visit or leave the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service and the following data about Your system: the type of Your browser, Your IP address, the date and time of access, cookie files, and the addresses of the pages that You accessed as well as the history of your requests and orders.
  • 9.2. You agree that the data specified in paragraph 9.1 above and the information You provide upon Registration or upon Your first use of the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service may be used, collected, systematized, stored, updated, modified, distributed, transferred, depersonalized, blocked or destroyed under the terms of the Privacy Policy, which is an integral part of this Agreement and is available in the Privacy section at http://abbyyonline.com/ in all available Interface Languages.
  • 9.3. You agree to provide ABBYY with Your personal information, including Your first and last name; year, month, and date of birth; e-mail address; and/or other information which may be deemed personal under applicable laws. You acknowledge and agree that ABBYY may use, collect, systematize, update, modify, depersonalize, block, destroy or indefinitely store Your personal information in a digital format or on a paper medium for the purposes of providing You with the services and sending You information or marketing materials by e-mail. Your consent to such use of Your personal information by ABBYY is time-indefinite and may be revoked by sending a revocation to support@abbyy.com or by changing the corresponding setting in Your Profile on the ABBYY Online Portal. In the event You revoke Your consent by using any of the above methods, the consent shall be deemed revoked within thirty (30) working days from the day of receipt of the revocation by ABBYY.
  • 9.4. ABBYY may assign its rights and obligations hereunder to third parties without Your consent.
  • 9.5. ABBYY may terminate this Agreement unilaterally at any time, including if You are in breach of any of its terms.
  • 9.6. You may contact ABBYY by e-mail at support@abbyyonline.com. ABBYY may contact You by e-mail at the address You provide when registering with the ABBYY Online Portal or Facebook.
  • 9.7. In the event of lawsuits, claims or other proceedings arising out of Your use of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, You shall notify ABBYY of such claims or lawsuits within three (3) days from the day when You learned of such claims or lawsuits. Further, You shall make all reasonable effort to aid ABBYY in defending itself against such lawsuits and/or claims and, within seven (7) days from request, provide ABBYY with information that may be necessary to settle such claims and/or lawsuits.
  • 9.8. The following procedure shall be observed to resolve any dispute arising between You and ABBYY out of the use of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service. If You have reasons to believe that Your rights and interests have been violated in connection with the use of the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service, You shall send a complaint to ABBYY at support@abbyyonline.com. ABBYY shall respond to the complaint within twenty (20) working days of receipt of the complaint. The response shall be sent to Your e-mail address as indicated in the complaint. If the parties fail to resolve the dispute in this manner, the dispute shall be resolved as set forth in Section 8 of this Agreement. ABBYY shall not respond to anonymous complaints or complaints from users who cannot be identified based on the information they provided during Registration.
  • 9.9. You agree that if You are in breach of this Agreement, ABBYY may terminate Your Login and Password and delete any User Data published by You on the ABBYY Online Portal or ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service. Further, You agree that ABBYY may terminate the provision of services via the ABBYY Online Portal or the ABBYY PDF to Word Converter service at any time without prior notice. In this event, ABBYY shall refund You the price of any unused services that You may have purchased.
  • 9.10. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid by a court, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.
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