Terms & Conditions

 

Introduction:

 

These terms and conditions apply to the User who uses the Online Services provided for any payment made to Gearhart Law, LLC (GHL). Kindly read these terms and conditions carefully. By authorizing a payment to GHL through the online payment service ("the service"), it would be treated as a deemed acceptance to these terms and conditions. GHL reserves all the rights to amend these terms and conditions at any time without giving prior notice. It is the responsibility of the User to have read the terms and conditions before using the Service.

  1. Using the online payment facilities on our website indicates that you accept these terms. If you do not accept these terms do not use our online payment facilities. All online payments are subject to these conditions.
  2. Your payment will normally reach the bank account within two working days. We cannot accept any liability for delayed payments.
  3. We cannot accept liability for payments being recorded on the wrong account if you supply inaccurate information, but will make every effort to reallocate any such payments if they arise.
  4. We cannot accept liability if payment is refused or declined by your credit/debit card supplier for any reason.
  5. If your card supplier declines payment, the GHL is under no obligation to bring this fact to your attention. You should check with your bank/credit/debit card supplier that payment has been deducted from your account.
  6. The data that you provide during online payment transactions are securely held by our e-commerce provider under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and will only be used for the purpose of recording your payment and for accounting processes.

Your data will be treated confidentially and with the utmost care and respect. We shall abide by the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998 and ensure that the data is used for no other purposes and is disclosed to no third party, except in respect of data that it is necessary to provide to the GHL. In limited, exceptional circumstances the GHL may require to disclose data to other third parties, for example where this is necessary to comply with the law. GHL will retain some personal information so that we can access payment records in the event of queries or incomplete payment information. Any credit or debit card details given by you will not be retained in their entirety. Information will only be retained for a reasonable period and then destroyed securely.

  1. In no event will the GHL be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of this site, any websites linked to this site, or the materials or information contained at any or all such sites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages.
  2. Refunds, if applicable, will be made to the debit/credit card used for the original transaction.

 

Key terms:

 

  • Payment(s) through this Service may only be made with a Credit Card or Debit card.
  • Before using this Service, it is recommended that the user shall make the necessary enquiry about the charges or fees payable against the Credit/Debit card used from Credit Card or the Debit Card service provider i.e. the respective Bank.
  • The credit card information supplied at the time of using the service is processed by the payment gateway of the service provider and is not supplied to GHL. It is the sole responsibility of the User of the service to ensure that the information entered in the relevant fields are correct. It is recommended that you take and retain a copy of the transaction for record keeping purposes, which might assist in the resolution of any disputes that may arise out or usage of the service
  • The Applicant agrees, understands and confirms that his/ her personal data including without limitation details relating to debit card/ credit card transmitted over the Internet may be susceptible to misuse, hacking, theft and/ or fraud and that GHL or the Payment Service Provider(s) have no control over such matters.
  • The service is provided using a payment gateway service provider through a secure website. However, neither the payment gateway service provider nor the GHL gives any assurance, that the information so provided online by a user is secured or may be read or intercepted by a third party. GHL does not accept or assume any liability in the event of such unauthorized interception, hacking or other unauthorized access to information provided by a user of the service.
  • GHL and/or the Payment Service Providers shall not be liable for any inaccuracy, error or delay in, or omission of (a) any data, information or message, or (b) the transmission or delivery of any such data, information or message; or (c) any loss or damage arising from or occasioned by any such inaccuracy, error, delay or omission, non-performance or interruption in any such data, information or message. Under no circumstances shall the GHL and/or the Payment Service Providers, its employees, directors, and its third-party agents involved in processing, delivering or managing the Services, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever, including punitive or exemplary arising out of or in any way connected with the provision of or any inadequacy or deficiency in the provision of the Services or resulting from unauthorized access or alteration of transmissions of data or arising from suspension or termination of the Service.
  • The Applicant agrees that GHL or any of its employees will not be held liable by the Applicant for any loss or damages arising from your use of, or reliance upon the information contained on the Website, or any failure to comply with these Terms and Conditions where such failure is due to circumstance beyond GHL’s reasonable control.

 

Debit/Credit Card, Bank Account Details:

 

  • The Applicant agrees that the debit/credit card details provided by him/ her for use of the aforesaid Service(s) must be correct and accurate and that the Applicant shall not use a Debit/ credit card, that is not lawfully owned by him/ her or the use of which is not authorized by the lawful owner thereof. The Applicant further agrees and undertakes to Provide correct and valid debit/credit card details.
  • The Applicant may pay his/ her application/initial fees to GHL by using a debit/credit card or through online banking account. The Applicant warrants agree and confirm that when he/ she initiates a payment transaction and/or issues an online payment instruction and provides his/ her card/bank details:

o The Applicant is fully and lawfully entitled to use such credit/debit card, bank account for such transactions.

o The Applicant is responsible to ensure that the card/ bank account details provided by him/ her are accurate.

o The Applicant authorizes debit of the nominated card/ bank account for the Payment of fees selected by such Applicant along with the applicable Fees.

o The Applicant is responsible to ensure that sufficient credit is available on the nominated card/ bank account at the time of making the payment to permit the Payment of the dues payable or fees dues selected by the Applicant inclusive of the applicable Fee.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this Terms and Conditions, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 908.273.0700 via info@gearhartlaw.com or via mail Attn: Innovation Plaza, Suite 1A,41 River Road, Summit, New Jersey 07901