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TERMS OF USE

Lawinsider.in welcomes you. Below are our terms and conditions for use of the site, which you may access in several ways, including the World Wide Web, PDA, mobile phone, digital television, and RSS feeds. These terms and conditions apply whenever you access the site, on whatever devices.

By using the site as a reader or registered user, you are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions. If you are registered as a user, please read carefully the privacy policy. Any changes we make to the terms and conditions will be reflected on this page.

Access to and use of this site (Lawinsider.in) is provided by Lawinsider.in subject to the following terms:

1) By using Lawinsider.in you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of Lawinsider.in. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms please do not access and/or use Lawinsider.in.

2) Lawinsider.in may change these terms at any time by posting changes online. Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes made by Lawinsider.in. Your continued use of Lawinsider.in after changes to this policy are posted means you agree to be legally bound by these terms as updated and/or amended.

3) You may not copy, reproduce, republish, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use Lawinsider.in content in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any Lawinsider.in content except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of Lawinsider.in content requires the prior written permission of Lawinsider.in.

4) You agree to use Lawinsider.in only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of Lawinsider.in. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within Lawinsider.in.

Disclaimer of Liability

Lawinsider.in does not accept any responsibility for any statement in the material. You must not rely on any statement we have published on Lawinsider.in without first taking specialist professional advice. Nothing in the material is provided for any specific purpose or at the request of any particular person.

We give no warranties of any kind and without any representations for material—information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons—found in Lawinsider.in.

You can access other sites via links from Lawinsider.in. These sites are not under our control and we are not responsible in any way for any of their contents.

Lawinsider.in is not liable for any of the following losses or damages (whether such losses where foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise):

(a) Loss of data;

(b) Loss of revenue or anticipated profits;

(c) Loss of business;

(d) Loss of opportunity;

(e) Loss of goodwill or injury to reputation;

(f) Losses suffered by third parties; or

(g) Any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of Lawinsider.in regardless of the form of action.

You must take your own precaution in this respect, as we accept no responsibility for any infection by virus, by other contamination or by anything that has destructive properties.

IF YOU’RE UNDER 18:

i) Please get permission from a parent or guardian before taking part in any Lawinsider.in discussion.

ii) Never reveal any personal information about yourself or anyone else (for example,telephone number, home address or email address).

Third Party Material on Lawinsider.in

You will see advertising material submitted by third parties on Lawinsider.in. Advertisers are solely responsible for the content of advertising material, which they submit to us, including ensuring that it complies with relevant legislation. We accept no responsibility for the content of advertising material, including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein.

Text Submission To Lawinsider.in

Users of our site may submit material for publication in various areas of the site, including our blog service. We accept no liability with respect to any material submitted by users and published by us and we are not responsible for its content and accuracy.

If you want to submit material to us for publication on Lawinsider.in, you may do so on the following terms and conditions:

1) Publication of any material you submit to us will be at your sole discretion. We reserve the right to make additions or deletions to the text or graphics prior to publication, or to refuse publication;

2) You grant us a non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide licence to republish any material you submit to us in any format, including, without limitation, print and electronic format;

3) You declare to us that any material you submit to us is your own original work and that you own the copyright and any other relevant rights;

4) You warrant that the material you submit is not obscene, offensive, and defamatory of any person or otherwise illegal;

5) You agree not to post material including spamming which is deliberately intended to upset other users;

6) You acknowledge that any breach of these warranties may cause us damage or loss and you agree to indemnify us in full and permanently against any third party liabilities, claims, costs, loss or damage we incur as a result of publishing material you submit to us, including consequential losses;

7) We reserve the right to remove your access to individual services if we believe you are abusing the services in any way.

Graphic Material Submission to Lawinsider.in

When you send a photograph or other graphical material to us you do so in accordance with these Terms of Use. This means that you hereby agree that you have taken the photograph(s) you have sent to us or you have permission from or are authorised by the owner of the photograph(s) to send it (them) to us, and you are granting us a non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to publish or otherwise use the photograph(s) in any way and at any time we want on Lawinsider.in. The photograph(s) must not be defamatory and may not break any laws.

Selected photographs and graphical material will be published at the discretion of the editor and you will not be paid, even if your photograph(s) is (are) published.

We may cut, edit, crop or arrange your photograph(s) or graphic as we think fit to appear on Lawinsider.in, and we may remove your photograph(s) or graphics at any time.

Your name will be published alongside your photograph(s) or graphic, but we may edit or delete any comments, which you submit along with your photograph(s) or graphic.

Safety

We advise that you never reveal any personal information about yourself or anyone else (for example: telephone number, home address or email address). Please do not include postal addresses of any kind. If you have a helpful address to share, inform the host of the relevant community area using the ‘Contact Us’ link and they will promote it if they see fit.

General

These terms may vary from time to time. Please ensure that you review these terms and conditions regularly as you will be deemed to have accepted any variation if you continue to use the site after it has been posted.

Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to Lawinsider.in, we do not guarantee this. We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.

Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of India and especially the Information Technology Act, 2000. All relevant rules, regulations, directions, orders and notifications will also apply.

By choosing to browse this site, you agree to the site’s Privacy Policy

Conduct

You acknowledge and agree that you shall be responsible for your own user submissions and the consequences of posting, uploading, publishing transmitting or other making them available on Lawinsider.in. You agree that you shall not post, upload, publish, transmit or make available in any way on Lawinsider.in content which is illegal, unlawful, underage, harassing, harmful, threatening, tortuous, abusive, defamatory, obscene, libellous, invasive of one’s privacy including but not limited to personal information, hateful, racial. You also agree that you shall not post, upload, publish, transmit or make available in any way on Lawinsider.in software containing viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to destroy, interrupt, limit the functionality of, or monitor, or persistently reside in or on any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment. You agree that you shall not (nor others using your account) post, upload, publish, transmit or make available in any way on Lawinsider.in content which is intentionally or unintentionally violating any applicable local, state, national, or international law, or any regulations or laws having the force of law where you reside and elsewhere, including but not limited to any laws or regulations relating to securities, privacy, and export control; engage in, promote, You agree that you shall not post, upload, publish, transmit or make available in any way on Lawinsider.in content depicting illegal activities, promote or depict physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote or depict any act of cruelty to animals; You agree not to use Lawinsider.in in any way that exposes Lawinsider.in to criminal or civil liability.

You agree that Lawinsider.in shall have the right to determine in its sole and unfettered discretion, what action shall be taken in the event of any discovered or reported violation of the terms and conditions contained herein.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The Content contained on the Lawinsider.in with the exception of User Submissions including but not limited to the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, interactive features and trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein, are owned by and/or licensed to Lawinsider.in, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under Indian and foreign laws and international conventions. Content on the Website 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 respective owners. Lawinsider.in reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Content. You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, and/or distribution of User Submissions of third parties obtained through the Website for any commercial purposes. If you download or print a copy of the Content for personal use, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein. You agree not to disable, circumvent, or otherwise interfere with security related features of the Lawinsider.in or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the Lawinsider.in Website or the Content therein.

USER SUBMISSIONS

Lawinsider.in permits the submission of Articles and writing and the hosting, sharing and publishing of such user submissions. You understand that whether or not such User Submissions are published and/or uploaded, Lawinsider.in does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any submissions.

Lawinsider.in allows/permits you to link to materials on the Website for personal, non-commercial purposes only. More over, Lawinsider.in provides an “Embeddable Player” feature, which you may incorporate into your own personal, non-commercial websites for use in accessing the materials on the Website, provided that you include a prominent link back to the Lawinsider.in website on the pages containing the Embeddable Player. Lawinsider.in reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the Lawinsider.in website at any time. In addition, you may not modify, build upon or block any portion of the Embeddable Player in any way.

You shall be solely responsible for any and all of your own User Submissions and the consequences of posting, uploading and publishing them. Furthermore, with User Submissions, you affirm, represent and/or warrant that:

1.     you own or retain the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize Lawinsider.in to use all trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, patents, or other proprietary rights in and to any and all User Submissions to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by the Website and these Terms of Service; and

2.     you will not post, or allow anyone else to post, any material that depicts any person under the age of 18 years and you have inspected and are maintaining written documentation sufficient to confirm that all subjects of your submissions are, in fact, over the age of 18 years.

3.     You have the written consent, release, and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in the User Submission to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by the Website and these Terms of Service. For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your User Submissions. By submitting the User Submissions to Lawinsider.in, you hereby grant Lawinsider.in a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Submissions in connection with the Lawinsider.in Website and Lawinsider.in’s (and its successor’s) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Lawinsider.in Website (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Lawinsider.in Website a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Website, and to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such User Submissions as permitted through the functionality of the Website and under these Terms of Service. The foregoing license granted by you terminates once you remove or delete a User Submission from the Lawinsider.in Website.

ACCOUNT TERMINATION POLICY

1.    A User’s access to Lawinsider.in will be terminated if, under appropriate conditions, the User is determined to infringe repeatedly.

2.     Lawinsider.in reserves the right to decide whether Content or if a User’s Submission is appropriate and complies with these Terms and Conditions in regards to violations other than copyright infringement or privacy law, such as, but not limited to, hate crimes, pornography, obscene or defamatory material, or excessive length. Lawinsider.in may remove such User Submissions and/or terminate a User’s access for uploading such material in violation of these Terms and Conditions at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion.

WARRANTIES

You represent and warrant that all of the information provided by you to Lawinsider.in to participate in the Lawinsider.in website is accurate and current and you have all necessary right, power, and authority to enter into this Agreement and to perform the acts required of you hereunder.

As a condition to using the Lawinsider.in, you must agree to the terms of Lawinsider.in’s privacy policy and its modifications. You acknowledge and agree that the technical processing and transmission of the Website, including your User Submissions, may involve transmissions over various networks; and changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. You further acknowledge and agree that other data collected and maintained by Lawinsider.in with regard to its users may be disclosed in accordance with the Lawinsider.in Privacy Policy.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE Lawinsider.in WEBSITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, Lawinsider.in, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND YOUR USE THEREOF. Lawinsider.in MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS SITE’S CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY

1.     ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT,

2.     PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE,

3.     ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN,

4.     ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR

5.     ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONSIN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE Lawinsider.in WEBSITE. Lawinsider.in DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE Lawinsider.in WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND Lawinsider.in WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT Lawinsider.in SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SHALL LAWINSIDER.IN, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY

1.     ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT,

2.     PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE,

3.     ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN,

4.     ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE,

5.     ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR

6.     ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE LAWINSIDER.IN WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, 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. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT LAWINSIDER.IN SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Lawinsider.in, its parent corporation, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from:

1.     Your use of and access to the Lawinsider.in Website;

2.     Your violation of any term of these Terms of Service;

3.     Your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or

4.     Any claim that one of your User Submissions caused damage to a third party. This defence and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Service and your use of the Lawinsider.in Website.

You affirm that you are either more than 18 years of age or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Service, and to abide by and comply with these Terms and Conditions contained herein.

ASSIGNMENT

The Terms and Conditions contained herein and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by Lawinsider.in without restriction.

If any term, clause or provision of the agreement is held invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall not affect the validity or operation of any term, clause or provision and such invalid term, clause or provision shall be deemed to be severed from this Agreement.

 JURISDICTION

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India, without regard to conflicts of law principles. The sole and exclusive jurisdiction and venue for any action or proceeding arising out of or related to this Agreement shall be in an appropriate court located in New Delhi, India. You hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of said Courts. You consent to service of process in any legal proceeding.