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IT IS UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED UPON THAT THE RENTER UNDERSTANDS THAT USE OF THE DOMAIN NAME MAY BE SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAWS IN ALL JURISDICTIONS IN WHICH THE DOMAIN NAME IS USED OR ACCESSIBLE, INCLUDING THOSE CONCERNING TRADEMARKS AND OTHER TYPES OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. THIS AGREEMENT CONFERS NO TRADEMARK RIGHTS OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IN THE DOMAIN NAME. THE USE OF THE DOMAIN NAME MUST BE FOR LEGAL USE ONLY.
The term of this agreement shall be for _____ consecutive months, commencing on _______________________ and ending ___________________.
The renter will have exclusive rights to this domain name for the agreement period and both parties cannot sell, rent, transfer, or convey the domain name to any other person or entity during this period.
The amount of _____________ to be paid every month via _________________________.
The renter acknowledges _____________________ as the owner of this domain name SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES RELATING TO THE USE, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE DOMAIN NAME, OR IN ANY OTHER WAY RELATED TO THE DOMAIN NAME.
This includes the free services of domain name forwarding and email forwarding since those services are provided by a third party whom the name is registered with and is outside of the control of _________________. It will be the sole responsibility of the renter to check that the services of the name are working correctly. Any new DNS, domain name forwarding, or email forwarding changes will be made within 14 days of notification from renter.
Failure of renewing this rental agreement within 15 Days of the expiration date will constitute a cancellation of this agreement and continued use of the domain name.
This instrument shall represent the entire agreement between the parties hereto; any other or prior understandings or agreements being hereby canceled, having no further force and effect thereof. This agreement may not be assigned or transferred in any manner by either party without prior written notification.