If any provision or part-provision of this Contract is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this article 12.1 shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of this Contract. If any provision or part-provision of this Contract is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the Parties shall negotiate in good faith to amend such provision so that, as amended, it is legal, valid and enforceable, and, to the greatest extent possible, achieves the intended commercial result of the original provision.
The article and paragraph headings are for convenience only and shall not affect the interpretation of this Contract
No failure or delay by a Party to exercise any right or remedy provided under this Contract or by law shall constitute a waiver of that or any other right or remedy, nor shall it prevent or restrict the further exercise of that or any other right or remedy. No single or partial exercise of such right or remedy shall prevent or restrict the further exercise of that or any other right or remedy.
The Contract is made up of the Terms of Services which constitute the entire agreement between the Client and VNG Cloud in relation to its subject matter, excluding any Client’s general terms and conditions. It replaces and extinguishes all prior agreements, arrangements, collateral warranties, collateral contracts, statements, assurances, representations and understandings of any nature made by or on behalf of the parties in relation to the same, whether oral or written. Each party acknowledges that in entering into this Contract it has not relied upon any oral or written statements, collateral or other warranties, assurances, representations or undertakings which were made by or on behalf of the other party (whether innocently or negligently) in relation to the subject-matter of this Contract at any time before its signature (together "Pre-Contractual Statements"), other than those which are set out in this Contract. Each party hereby waives all rights and remedies which might otherwise be available to it in relation to such PreContractual Statements. Nothing in this article 12.14 shall exclude or restrict the liability of either party arising out of its pre-contract fraudulent misrepresentation or fraudulent concealment.
Nothing in this Contract is intended to, or shall be deemed to, establish any partnership or joint venture between the Parties, constitute either Party the agent of the other Party, or authorise either Party to make or enter into any commitments for or on behalf of the other Party. Each Party confirms it is acting on its own behalf and not for the benefit of any other person. .
Neither Party shall assign, transfer, mortgage, charge, declare a trust over or deal in any other manner with any or all of its rights and obligations under this Contract without the prior written consent of the other Party Notwithstanding the foregoing, each Party shall be entitled to transfer all or part of the Contract to its Affiliates. In this case, it shall notify the other Party in writing as soon as reasonably practicable. The following operations are deemed not to fall within the scope of application of the present article, and are therefore authorised: (a) changes in shareholders, changes of holdings, or change of control of either Party, and (b) operations such as mergers, acquisitions, sale of business assets, divestments, or any other operations which involve a transfer of the assets of either Party. If one of the Parties performs one of the operations mentioned in point (a) or (b) above, it shall inform the other Party. If the operation is realised to the benefit of a direct competitor of the other Party that other Party shall have the right to terminate the Contract, and no damages shall be due.
For all exchanges of information by email, the date and time of the VNG Cloud server shall be accepted by the Parties. This information shall be retained by VNG Cloud for the entire duration of the contractual relationship and for the three (3) following years. Subject to the other means of communication and recipient mentioned in the Contract, all notifications, formal notices and other communications provided for in the Contract shall be deemed as having been validly delivered if they are sent by to:
Unless otherwise decided by the Client via the form available for such purpose in its Management Interface, VNG Cloud is allowed to make mention of its commercial relationship with the Client in its usual course of business towards clients and prospects. Any other mention by VNG Cloud about the Client, and any other use of signs (logos, trademarks, etc.) notably for advertising purposes, exhibitions, conferences and in specialised publications for market professionals, as well as in its brochures, commercial documents and VNG Cloud website is submitted to Client’s prior consent
It is expressly agreed that the data of the VNG Cloud information system or of its subcontractors, such as login logs, consumption records, order and payment summaries, Incident or other reports, can be used as evidence vis-à-vis the Client, and are deemed as admissible including in the context of legal disputes.
Time periods shall be calculated in calendar days, and are counted starting on the next day of the event which triggers them.