Data Providers – shall mean a user who requires the services of the Platform and the Cataloger to catalogue its content.
Catalogers – shall mean an individual and/or entity who provides services to the Data Provider in cataloging its content.
Customers – shall mean an individual and/or entity who access the content of the Data Provider (catalogued by the Catalogers) and/or the content created and owned by the Company.
Explanation: The aforementioned categories are for easy reference and illustrative purposes only. A User registered for, or performing, functions as provided above may undertake functions provided in other categories during the period of such User’s use or access of the Platform. As and when a User undertakes functions other than the functions provided by him/her/it before, then, apart from the general terms applicable to him/her/it, such User shall be governed by the specific terms applicable to the new function that he/she/it is performing.
The Platform offers content with respect to various subjects/field/topics provided and posted by the Data Provider, Catalogers and the Company as well (‘Content’). Further, participation in and gaining knowledge through the Content posted on the Platform does not grant any academic credit to You. All content posted on the Platform is merely for Your understanding and You shall solely be responsible for taking any decisions based on Your use of the Content posted on the Platform.
You need not register with the Company to simply visit and view the Platform, but to access and participate in certain features of the Platform, You will need to create a password-protected account ("Account"). To create an account, You must submit Your name, email address and such other details as may be requested through the Account registration page on the Platform and create a password. You will also have the ability to provide additional information, which is not required to register for an Account but shall be helpful to the Company in providing You with a more customized experience when using the Platform. You may also register for an Account using Your existing Facebook, Google or any other account integrated by the Company with the Platform and their respective log-in credentials.
You are solely responsible for safeguarding Your password on the Platform and, if applicable, Your password on the third-party sites referenced above (collectively, "Password/s") and You shall keep Your Passwords secure at all times. You can, and are advised to, change Your passwords from time to time in order to keep Your Account and Your interactions secured within the Platform. You shall be solely responsible for all activity that occurs on Your Account and You shall notify the Company immediately of any breach of security or any unauthorized use of Your Account. Similarly, You shall never use another's Account without the Company’s permission. You agree that You will not misrepresent Yourself or represent Yourself as another User of the Platform and/or the services offered through the Platform. You may also login from time to time or change or update Your information by receiving the one-time-password (“OTP”) on Your registered e-mail id and/or phone number.
In the event that You forget Your Password to the Account, then You may use the “Forgot Password” tab on the login page to receive an OTP on the e-mail id and/or phone number used by You for registration. It will be Your sole responsibility to maintain confidentiality and security of any OTP to avoid any misuse of Your Account.
You hereby expressly acknowledge and agree that You (and not the Company) will be liable for Your losses, damages etc. (whether direct or indirect) caused by an unauthorized use of Your Account. Notwithstanding the foregoing, You may be liable for the losses of the Company or others due to such unauthorized use.
Upon registration and creation of the Account, each User will have access to a page which will provide the profile of such User (“Profile”), which will contain up-to-date information, including allowed personal information of the User. The Profile of a User shall be visible to other Users and in addition to the basic information with respect to the User will contain requirements posted by the User, the postings and Feedback received from other Users, the photo of the User and such other features as may be provided by the Company to the Users from time to time.
A User shall be entitled to delete or deactivate the Profile and the information provided therein; provided that such deletion or deactivation shall be limited to such information available on the Platform only and not on the servers or backend systems maintained by the Company. A User who has deleted or deactivated his Profile can activate such User’s profile by writing to the firstname.lastname@example.org, subject to any other conditions imposed by the Company for such reactivation. A User may be required to undergo initial or additional background verification checks prior to or at the time of the reactivation. User acknowledges and agrees that User shall not be allowed to delete any transaction details including but not limited to invoice, bank details, financial information or any other information which are required for compliance under the applicable law or for reconciliation by the Company, banks, payment gateways or financial institutions. User hereby expressly consents and agrees to waive any right, whether under law or contract, which may compel the Company to delete such data.
Any login to Your Account shall automatically direct You to Your Profile page. Upon logging out of the Account by You, You will have no further access to Your Account and You may clear Your cached data and successfully exit the Platform.
You acknowledge and agree that You shall comply with the following policies (the “Account Policies”):
You shall not use any automated system, including but not limited to, “robots”, “spiders”, “offline readers”, “scrapers” etc., to access the Platform, for any purpose, without the Company’s prior written approval.
You shall not in any manual or automated manner collect information, personal or otherwise, of any other User on the Platform including but not limited to, names, addresses, phone numbers, or email addresses, copying copyrighted text or content, or otherwise misuse or misappropriate the Platform’s information or Content, including but not limited to, use on a “mirrored”, competitive, or third party site, except with the prior written consent of the Company or through a lawful and valid communication with such other User through any valid communication channel provided on the Platform.
You shall not recruit or solicit or commence initial contact for engaging with, in any form, Data Providers and/or the Catalogers for employment or contracting for a business other than through the Platform; provided that any contract after entering into a valid contract through the Platform may be made through any other legal means;
You shall not undertake any payment to the Data Provider and/or Cataloger for the services availed in pursuance to a contact through the Platform by following a payment mechanism other than through the Platform.
You shall not take any action that (i) unreasonably encumbers or, in the Company’s sole view, may unreasonably encumber the Platform’s infrastructure; (ii) interferes or attempts to interfere with the proper working of the Platform or any third-party participation on the Platform; or (iii) bypasses the Company’s measures that are used to prevent or restrict access to the Platform.
framing or hotlinking or deep linking any contents from the Platform.
Verify the credentials of the User at the time of creation of an Account, including by way of an OTP verification method through SMS or to the email id of the User provided at the time of registration;
Undertake such background verification of the Users as may be required to authenticate the credentials of the Users. In order to (a) continue to use and access the Platform; (b) use and access the Platform in the manner that is most beneficial to the User, the User registering on the Account shall provide such mandatory and optional documents as may be required by the Company for the foregoing;
Allow or disallow registration or creation, use or access of Account of any User on the Platform, at its sole discretion, with or without cause and make such rules as may be required or deemed fit for the use of the Platform or services provided thereunder in the event of disallowing or discontinuation of use or access of the Account;
Enter into such separate arrangements, at the Company’s sole discretion, for use of the services of Catalogers and/or Data Providers on the Platform, including advertising and use of such services to provide services to the Customers on the Platform;
Categorize, classify or sort the different Users of the Platform in such manner as it deems fit in order to advertise, market or brand the services provided under or through the Platform. In addition to the above, the Company shall be entitled to dynamically set up the services or offerings of the Catalogers and Data Providers and promote or advertise all their services and offerings to the Users/Customers;
Provide, disclose or transfer such information and documents to any third parties including service providers, Catalogers and Data Providers to provide their services through the Platform;
Aggregate such data available on the Platform, including but not limited to information, documents, resumes, bio-data, web-crawling, content provided by the Catalogers and Data Providers or Feedback provided by the Users/Customers to create a repository, master file or any other aggregated data set of skills, trends, domain knowledge or User/Customer preferences for use of the same by the Company for any lawful purpose whatsoever including to create and/or customize the content to suit various requirements of the Customers;
Verify the credentials of the Users from time to time to authenticate or verify the User’s credentials and prevent impersonation or misuse of the Account or the Platform. Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, a User, specifically the Catalogers and Data Providers of the Platform shall be required to verify the business email provided for registration at such time intervals as may be required by the Company, but not less than every time a demand for services of the Cataloger/s and Data Providers is raised, through an OTP mechanism devised by the Company. In the event of non-verification or invalidation of emails credentials as provided in this clause, the Company will be entitled to take such corrective action as may be required to allow or disallow continued use of Platform or any part thereof;
Set up such payment systems including a nodal account to route all payments from one User/Customers to the Catalogers, Data Providers and/or the Platform and charge such fees from the User/Customer for the services provided or obtained through the Platform;
Identify and collate and aggregate such Users or businesses reported for abuse or discrimination in order to take corrective action including, where required, blacklisting, offboarding or terminating access to Platform of such Users;
Process, aggregate, analyze, benchmark, share, transfer or use the data including the Content provided by the Catalogers and Data Providers or feedback provided by the Customers in such manner as it deems fit;
Control, minimize, enhance or undertake such other changes to the services or offerings of any Catalogers and Data Providers in order to provide genuine or authenticated services or offerings on the Platform;
Undertake such actions as may be required with respect to monitoring, maintaining, operating the payment systems within the Platform including sending of invoices and bills on behalf of the Catalogers and Data Providers who have provided services under or through the Platform; and/or
The Company, through the Platform, provides for various communication channels including but not limited to chat boxes, comments sections, file, image, video and audio chat and screen sharing options, etc. between the various Users, the Company or any person otherwise authorized to access the Platform and the Company shall have the sole discretion to provide for the manner and mode of communication between various Users, the Company or any person otherwise authorized to access the Platform. During Your use of any communication channel on the Platform or in any event of sharing of information or documents, You specifically agree and undertake that You shall not upload, post, transmit, transfer, disseminate, distribute, or facilitate distribution (collectively referred to as “Posting”) of any content, including text, images, video, sound, data, information, files or software, or Content to any User/Customer or part of the Platform, including Your Profile, the Posting of Your offering of services, the Posting of the services You want, or the Posting of any opinions or reviews in connection with the Platform or any other User of the Platform, that:
misrepresents the source of anything You post, including impersonation of another individual or entity or any false or inaccurate biographical information for any User;
is intended to harm or exploit any individual under the age of majority in any jurisdiction;
is designed to solicit, or collect personally identifiable information of any individual under the age of majority in any jurisdiction, including, but not limited to, name, email address, home address, phone number, or the name of his or her educational institution;
encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or violate any law including any abetment, conspiracy or collusion to commit a crime or undertake illegal monetary transactions including money laundering, corrupt practices or funding for terrorism;
is pornographic, pedophilic, blasphemous, harassing, hateful, illegal, obscene, defamatory, libelous, slanderous, threatening, discriminatory, racially, culturally or ethnically offensive; incites, advocates, or expresses pornography, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity, hatred, bigotry, racism, or gratuitous violence; promotes racism, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; contains nudity, violence or any other inappropriate subject matter; or is otherwise inappropriate;
threatens the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty including but not limited to that of Dubai International Financial Laws or any other place where such Content and/or Posting, its friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting to any other nation;
invades anyone’s privacy by attempting to harvest, collect, store, or publish private or personally identifiable information, such as names, email addresses, phone numbers, passwords, account information, credit card numbers, home addresses, or other contact information without their knowledge and willing consent;
contains falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage the Company or any third party;
is intended to threaten, stalk, defame, defraud, degrade, victimize, or intimidate an individual or group of individuals for any reason on the basis of age, gender, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, race, or religion; or to incite or encourage anyone else to do so;
intends to harm or disrupt another User’s computer or would allow others to illegally access software or bypass security on websites or servers, including but not limited, to spamming, phishing, hacking or the use of trojan horses;
impersonates, uses the identity of, or attempts to impersonate a Company employee, agent, manager, host, another User, or any other person though any means;
advertises or solicits a business not related to or appropriate for the Platform (as determined by the Company in its sole discretion);
contains or could be considered “junk mail”, “spam”, “chain letters’, “pyramid schemes”, “affiliate marketing”, or unsolicited commercial advertisement;
contains advertising for ‘ponzi’ schemes, discount cards, credit counseling, online surveys or online contests;
distributes or contains viruses or any other technologies that may harm the Company, or the interests or property of the Company or Users or the integrity of the Platform including attempts to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any part of the Platform;
contains identical content to other open Postings You have already posted; or uses any form of automated device or computer program that enables the submission of Postings without the express written consent of the Company.
if the Catalogers and the Data Providers are sharing any Content, whether on the Platform or on any other third-party website which is linked to the Platform, then the Catalogers and the Data Providers are either the owner of such Content or are a valid licensee with a right to share such Content;
if the Catalogers and the Data Providers are viewing the Content, then the Catalogers and the Data Providers have been authorized to view the Content specifically by the Company on the Platform, whether by subscription to such service or otherwise, or by a User on the Platform.
Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, You will not make Postings or send messages to other Users containing:
offers to make national or international money transfers for amounts exceeding the asking price of a service, with intent to only to request a refund of any portion of the payment thereby indulging in transactions which may be construed as a money laundering transaction; or
unsolicited advertising or marketing of a service not offered on the Platform or an external website; or
which infringes the third party intellectual property rights;
Discriminatory Postings. The Platform prohibits any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap or other protected class. The Company will not knowingly accept any Posting which is in violation of the law. The Company has the right, in its sole discretion and without prior notice to You; to immediately remove any Posting that discriminates or is in any way violation of any law.
As a participant in the Platform, You are allowed to provide Your suggestions, reviews, and opinion on the Content posted on the Platform. (‘Feedback’). By positing a Feedback, You agree to grant us irrevocable royalty free world – wide license to use the Feedback without any restriction. Further, You agree to use careful, prudent, and good judgment when Posting any Feedback for another User. The following actions constitute inappropriate uses of Feedback:
threatening to leave negative or impartial Feedback for another Cataloger/, the Data Providers, User unless that Cataloger, the Data Providers, /User provides services not included in the original Posting or not agreed to as part of the service to be provided;
leaving Feedback in order to make the User/Cataloger, the Data Providers appear better than he or she actually is or was, as may be reported by any other User/Cataloger, the Data Providers, of the Platform; and
including conditions that restrict a User from leaving Feedback.
If You violate any of the above-referenced rules in connection with leaving Feedback, the Company, in its sole discretion, may take any of the following actions, with or without cause and with or without notice, for any reason or no reason, or for any action that the Company determines is inappropriate or disruptive to this Platform or to any other User of this Platform. The list provided hereunder is illustrative and not exhaustive:
cancel or delete Your Feedback or any of Your Postings;
limit Your Account privileges;
decrease Your status earned via the Feedback page;
amend Your Ratings or Rankings on the Platform;
suspend Your Account; and/or
report to law enforcement authorities any actions that may be illegal, and any reports it receives of such conduct. When legally required or at the Company’s discretion, the Company will cooperate with law enforcement agencies in any investigation of alleged illegal activity on this Platform or on the internet.
In the event of any inappropriate use of the Feedback provisions provided hereunder, You may contact the Company regarding any such inappropriate use of Feedback via-email at email@example.com or through the report abuse button provided on the Platform by providing detailed reason on the inappropriateness of the Feedback.
In the event of any dispute between Users of the Platform concerning Feedback, the Company shall be the final arbiter of such dispute. Further, in the event of any dispute between Users of the Platform concerning Feedback, the Company has the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to remove such Feedback or take any action it deems reasonable without incurring any liability therefrom.
Further, You are allowed to provide testimonials on the services provided by the Catalogers and the Data Providers. However, it shall be the Company’s sole discretion to decide on whether to display such testimonials on the Platform or not.
Disclaimer: The Company does not and cannot review every Posting posted to the Platform. These prohibitions do not require the Company to monitor, police or remove any Postings or other information submitted by You or any other User.
The content on the Platform (exclusive of all Content submitted by the Catalogers and Data Providers, except to the extent mentioned below), including without limitation, the text, documents, reports, process, design, technique, procedure, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like (“Company Data”) and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein (“Marks”), are owned by the Company. Other trademarks, names and logos on this Platform are the property of their respective owners. It is expressly mentioned herein that the Catalogers and the Data Providers shall have no rights of any kind with respect to the Company Data posted on the Platform.
Company Data on the Platform is provided to You AS IS for Your information and personal use only and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the Company or the respective owners. You agree not to use, copy, or distribute, any of the Company Data or Marks other than as expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of Content submitted by any other User obtained through the Platform for any commercial purposes. If You download or print a copy of any Company Data for personal use, You must display all copyright and other proprietary notices contained thereon. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security features of the Platform or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Company Data or enforce limitations on use of the Platform or the Company Data therein.
License and Use of Content submitted by You
The Data Provider and/or the Catalogers acknowledge and understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Platform, including the Content submitted by them, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and/or (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. The Data Provider and/or the Catalogers may remove such Content submitted, from the Platform at any time. However, the Company may continue to retain or store such Content submitted by You in its or third-party servers or systems and use such Content in the manner provided herein above.
The Platform may now or in the future permit the submission of videos or other communications submitted by You and other Users, including without limitation, Your Profile, the services You offer, the services You want from other Users, any Feedback, and all content submitted by You, and the hosting, sharing, and/or publishing of such Content. You understand that whether or not such Content is published, the Company does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any such Content which shall correspondingly be available to the Company on a non-proprietary and non-confidential basis.
You agree and authorize that any content provided by You shall be accessible by other registered Users of the Platform. You agree that the Company shall be free to use or disseminate such freely accessible content on an unrestricted basis including but not limited for marketing or sales purposes. You are aware that any information provided by You is not bound by confidentiality including those which are inherently bound by confidentiality.
Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, the Company shall be entitled to disclose the presence of the Catalogers and Data Providers on the Platform to all the Users and the Company shall not be liable, in any manner, for such disclosure including where such disclosure results in a breach of contract of Data Provider or employment contracts or the policies of the employers that such Catalogers are currently employed with.
Disclaimers and Right to Remove
The Company does not endorse any Content, Posting or Feedback or testimonials or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and the Company expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with all Content submitted by a User. In the event of any infringement of any intellectual property rights (however complaints if any for infringement of intellectual property rights can only be raised by the owner of such intellectual property) in the Content submitted by You as Posting, Feedback or any article, then, the Company, at its sole discretion, will remove such content, whether notified or suo motu. The Company reserves, at its sole discretion, the right to remove any Content without prior notice. The Company may also terminate a User’s access to the Platform, if such User is ascertained to repeat such infringement.
You acknowledge and understand that when using the Platform, You will be exposed to content shared by the Platform and other Users of the Platform, and that the Company is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such content from other sources. You further acknowledge and understand that You may be exposed to third party content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and You agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies You have or may have against the Company with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold the Company, its owners, members, managers, operators, directors, officers, agents, affiliates, and/or licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to Your use of the Platform.
You further acknowledge and agree that the Company shall not be responsible for any contract or agreement entered into between the Users outside the Platform and You shall indemnify and hold harmless the Company from any claims by the Users due to any such arrangements.
If You send or transmit any communications, comments, questions, suggestions, or related materials to the Company, whether by letter, email, telephone, or otherwise, suggesting or recommending changes to the Platform, including, without limitation, new features or functionality relating thereto, all such suggestions are, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. You hereby assign all right, title, and interest in, and the Company is free to use, without any attribution or compensation to you, any ideas, know-how, concepts, techniques, or other intellectual property and proprietary rights contained in the suggestions, whether or not patentable, for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, having manufactured, licensing, marketing, and selling, directly or indirectly, products and services using such suggestions. You understand and agree that the Company is not obligated to use, display, reproduce, or distribute any such ideas, know-how, concepts, or techniques contained in the suggestions, and You have no right to compel such use, display, reproduction, or distribution or seek recognition if the suggestions are in fact implemented.
Copyright Infringement Take Down Procedure
The Company has high regard for intellectual property rights and expects the same to be employed by its Users. The Company may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, terminate the Account or prohibit access to the Platform of Users who infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others. If You believe that Your work has been copied and posted on the Platform in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and/or trademark infringement, please send the following information to us at firstname.lastname@example.org , by providing the following or additional details:
identification of the copyrighted and/or trademarked work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled at the Platform, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the Company to locate the material;
a written statement that You have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright and/or trademark owner, its agent, or the law;
information reasonably sufficient to permit the Company to contact You as the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which You may be contacted;
an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive interest that is allegedly infringed; and
a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in Your report is accurate and that You are the owner of the exclusive right or authorized to act on the behalf of the owner of the exclusive right.
Payments through the Platform
Each User undertakes and agrees that all payments to be made for the services obtained under or through the Platform shall be made through the payment system provided in the Platform. Each User undertakes that any contract for services executed with another User on the Platform shall contain a clause which states that any payments for the services obtained through the Platform shall be made through the payment system provided on the Platform and through the nodal account set up by the Company through a bank or payment system, as the case may be (“Nodal Account”). Any payment mechanism agreed between the Users which is contrary to this understanding shall be void.
The Company may use such automated mechanisms, including payment gateways/standing instructions/electronic clearing system for receiving payments to its Nodal Account and making payments from the Nodal Accounts Generate reimbursement instructions in cases of refund of monies from the Nodal Account to a Customer/s obtaining services from the Cataloger, the Data Providers and obtain, store and process any reports of reimbursement for evaluation or reconciliation.
If a Customer cancels his/her/its Account at any time, then, unless any payment made by such Customer to the Cataloger and the Data Providers is pending, such monies as is available in the Nodal Account shall be refunded after deducting appropriate charges and fees. The Customer shall provide such documentation including credit notes in case of such refund from the Nodal Account. Any fees including Company Fee charged to the Customer shall not be refunded.
Foreign Exchange Compliances
In the event that any payment is made or received in any currency other than Dollar ($) Currency, then the Customer, Data Provider and/or the Cataloger liable to make or receive the payments shall undertake such compliances as may be required to be made as per the extant foreign exchange laws applicable to the payment or receipt thereof.
If any foreign exchange passes through the Nodal Account, then the Company shall undertake such compliances including the reporting requirements. In such an event, only the Company shall be entitled to the benefit derived from foreign exchange fluctuations and the Cataloger/s the Data Providers who were to receive such benefit shall release the Company from any claim that such Cataloger the Data Providers may face or losses that such Cataloger and the Data Providers might incur due to such foreign currency fluctuation.
As state and local tax laws vary significantly, You understand and agree that You are solely responsible for determining Your own tax reporting requirements in consultation with tax advisors, and that we cannot and do not offer tax advice to any User. Further, You understand that the Company shall not be responsible or liable in any manner in relation to tax liability of a User for receipt of any income from services provided through the Platform.
Company not a Party to any Contract
Each User hereby acknowledges and agrees that the Company is not a party to any oral or written contract entered into between Users in connection with any service offered and accepted, directly or indirectly, through the Platform. Each User acknowledges, agrees and understands that the Company only seeks to provide a platform wherein the Users can be brought together and Company itself has not role in the execution or provision of services or performance of obligations under a contract.
Disputes between Users
Subject to the provisions regarding disputes between Platform participants in connection with Feedback, Your interactions with individuals and/or organizations found on or through the Platform, including payment of and performance of any service, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such transactions or dealings, are solely between You and such individual or organization. You should take reasonable precautions and make such investigation or inquiries You deem necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any transaction with any third party, including without limitation, the Users on the Platform.
You understand that deciding whether to use the services of a Cataloger or provide services to a Customer or use information contained in any Content, including, without limitation, Postings, and/or Feedback, is Your personal decision for which You alone are responsible. You understand that the Company does not warrant and cannot make representations as to the suitability of any individual You may decide to interact with on or through the Platform and/or the accuracy or suitability of any advice, information, or recommendations made by any individual. While the Company may attempt to seek non-exhaustive information or obtain non-exhaustive information about the background of the User, in whatever manner deemed fit by the Company, You understand that Users register themselves suo moto. You also understand the User should take an informed decision on his/her/its own accord and keep in mind the fact that the Company only seeks to provide a platform wherein Customers, Data Provider and Cataloger have an opportunity to meet each other.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, You agree that since the Company only seeks to provide a platform wherein different Users can be brought, the Company shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort whatsoever incurred as the result of any such transaction or dealings between the Cataloger, the Data Providers and the Customers. If there is a dispute between User i.e., the Customers, the Data Provider and the Catalogers on the Platform, or between Users or any User and any third party, You acknowledge and agree that the Company is under no obligation to become involved. In the event that a dispute arises between You and one or more Users or any third party, You hereby release the Company, its officers, managers, members, directors, employees, attorneys, agents, and successors in rights from any claims, demands, liabilities and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, foreseeable or unforeseeable, disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or the Platform or any service provided thereunder.
You agree that Your use of the Platform shall be at Your own risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Company and its officers, managers, members, directors, employees, successors, assigns, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, and agents disclaim all warranties, express, implied, statutory or otherwise, and make no warranties, representations, or guarantees in connection with this Platform, the services offered on or through the Platform, any data, materials, content, information or skills provided by the User in the Platform, relating to the quality, suitability, truth, accuracy or completeness of any information or material contained or presented on this Platform, including without limitation the materials, data and submitted content of other users of this site or other third parties. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, this Platform, the services offered on or through this Platform, data, materials, submitted content, and any information or material contained or presented on this Platform is provided to You on an “as is”, “as available” and “where is’ basis with no warranty, express or implied, of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of third-party rights. The Company does not provide any warranties against errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of data, content, information, materials, substance of the platform, postings, feedback or content, any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the Platform, any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Platform, any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party or user, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any data, content, information, materials, substance of the Platform or content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Platform. The Company does not endorse, warrant, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a third party through the Platform or any hyperlinked site or featured in any banner or other advertisement. The Company will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between You and any party, including third party providers of products or services. As with the use of any product or service, and the publishing or posting of any material through any medium or in any environment, You should use your best judgment and exercise caution where appropriate.
In no event shall the Company, affiliates or its respective officers, managers, members, directors, employees, successors, assigns, subsidiaries, suppliers, attorneys or agents, be liable to You for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, consequential or exemplary damages (including but not limited to loss of business, revenue, profits, use, data or other economic advantage) whatsoever resulting from any (i) access to or use of the Platform or any services offered by any User via the Platform, including services provided pursuant to an agreement formed independently of the Platform, whether or not an agreement for service formed via the Platform is in effect; (ii) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of data, marks, Content, information, materials or substance of the Platform or Content; (iii) any unauthorized access to or use of Our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein; (iv) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the Platform by any third party; (v) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Platform; (vi) any errors or omissions in any data, content, information, materials or substance of the Platform or Content; (vii) any failed negotiations for a service, any disputes that arise during or after the negotiation of a service or the formation of a contract for a service, or any other dispute that arises between Users of the Platform; (viii) any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party or User; or (ix) use of any data, marks, content, information, materials or substance of the Platform or content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available on or through the Platform, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), or any other legal theory, and whether or not the Company is advised of the possibility of such damages. The foregoing limitation of liability shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
In no event shall the total aggregate liability of the Company, or any of the above-referenced respective parties, arising from or relating to the Platform, and/or Content exceed the total amount of fees actually paid to the Company by You with respect to the service under which such liability arose.
Modification or Cessation of Platform
The Company reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Platform (or any part thereof) with or without notice and in its sole discretion. You agree that the Company shall not be liable to You or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the services offered by the Company.
Termination by Company
Termination by You
Effect of Termination
Unless the Company has previously cancelled or terminated Your use of the Platform (in which case subsequent notice by the Company shall not be required), if You provided a valid email address during registration, the Company will notify You via email of any such termination or cancellation, which shall be effective immediately upon the Company’s delivery of such notice.
You agree to indemnify and hold the Company, and its officers, managers, members, affiliates, successor, assigns, directors, agents, suppliers and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of the termination.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The Company may display advertisements and promotions on the Platform. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by the Company on the Platform are subject to change and the appearance of advertisements on the Platform does not imply endorsement by the Company of any advertised products or services. You agree that the Company shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred by You as a result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Platform.
No Agency or Partnership
Third-party Links, Contact Forms and Phone Numbers
Consent for Receipt of Phone Calls, SMSs and/or E-mails
It is further clarified that Your registration on the Platform shall be deemed to be Your consent to be contacted for the purposes mentioned above, (i) on the mobile number shared by You even if You are registered with the National Customer Preference Register (NCPR) and have opted out of receiving promotional calls and messages and (ii) by way of SMS or email notifications or messages in any other electronic form. Further, the Company shall not in any manner whatsoever be responsible for any delay in sending out alerts if any. Further, the Company shall not be liable for any loss/es caused to You due to delay in sending any alerts.
No Third-party Beneficiaries
Statute of Limitations
You agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the Platform must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arises. Otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.