Welcome to Akademe, an internet service which provides a platform for finding services & products offered by local providers.
The following demonstrates terms and conditions of use (here-in-after referred to as an "Agreement"), applicable to your use of Akademe (hereinafter referred to as "web site" or "Akademe"). It is an agreement between you as the User of the web site (hereinafter referred to as the "User" or "You") and Udupi Sri Krishna Technology Pvt. Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Akademe", "We", "Our", or "Us") having a registered office at 2nd Floor, # 9, Manjushree, West link Road, 2nd Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore 560003, Karnataka, India.
The services offered by Akademe include the Akademe.in website and any other features, content, or applications offered from time to time by Akademe through any medium. When you access or use any of the services provided by Akademe, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions ("Terms"), whether you are a "Visitor" (which means that you simply browse the Akademe Website) or you are a "Member" (which means that you have registered with Akademe, free or paid). The term "User" refers to a Visitor or a Member.
Before you subscribe to and/or begin participating in or using our web site, Akademe believes that Users have fully read, understood and accepted the agreement. If you do not agree to or wish to be bound by the agreement, you may not access or otherwise use the web site.
The main objective of Akademe is to provide a platform and marketplace for services & products offered by local providers.
Akademe acts as a mere venue for the Users, we do not take part in the actual transactions that might take place between the buyers and sellers and hence we are not a party to any contract for sale negotiated between buyers and sellers. All transactions will be the responsibility of the Users only. This agreement shall not be deemed to create any partnership, joint venture, or other joint business relationship between Akademe and other party.
Website Use Condition
You must ensure that your access to and your use of the Site is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you.
You must take your own precautions that the process which you employ for accessing the Site does not expose you to the risk of virus, corrupted data, worms, other instructions or design that would erase data or programming or cause the Site or any equipment or system to become inoperable or incapable of being used in the full manner for which it was designed, or be subjected to malicious computer code, computer program routine or process or other forms of interference which may damage your computer system. Without limitation, you are responsible for ensuring that your computer system meets all relevant technical specifications necessary to use the Site and is compatible with the Site. For the removal of doubt, Akademe does not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to your computer system which arises in connection with your use of the Site or any Linked Web Site.
Akademe does not guarantee or warrant that any material available for downloading from the Site or any Linked Web Site will be free from any virus, infection or other condition which has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for taking sufficient precautions and checks to satisfy your own particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output.
You must ensure that any information which you provide to Akademe is accurate and complete and does not contain any virus, malicious computer code, computer program routine or process or other form of interference which may damage the computer system of Akademe or the Information or which may detrimentally interfere with or surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any Akademe system, data or information.
The Site may contain links to other web sites (“Linked Web Sites”). Those links are provided for convenience only. Akademe provides such links solely as a convenience to you and for information purposes only. Akademe has not reviewed all of the information on these other websites.
You acknowledge and agree that Akademe does not have any control over the content
availability of Linked Web Sites and accepts no responsibility for the content, privacy practices or any other aspect of Linked Web Sites.
Links with Linked Web Sites should not be construed as an endorsement, approval or recommendation by Akademe of the owners or operators of those Linked Web Sites, or of any information, graphics, materials, products or services referred to or contained on those Linked Web Sites, unless and then only to the extent expressly stipulated to the contrary. If you decide to access the Linked Web Sites, you do so at your own risk.
Akademe, "Akademe.in" and related icons and logos are registered trademarks or trademarks or service marks of Akademe in various jurisdictions and are protected under applicable copyright, trademark and other.
All content on this web site is the copyright of Akademe except the links to third party web sites. Any and all information that is submitted by the User including but not limited to comments, feedback, etc is the sole property of Akademe which may be used in any manner the Company deems fit. We provide all content to the best of our knowledge and we are not responsible for changes to third party content.
The User shall give out to the company a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable, sub-license able (through multiple tiers) right to exercise all copyright and publicity rights, in any existing or future media, known or unknown, over the material or User Data displayed in your listings.
Akademe is not an expert in your intellectual property rights, and we cannot verify that the users of our online marketplace have the right to sell the goods or offer the services posted by them. We will appreciate your assistance in identifying listings which may not appear on their face to infringe your rights but which you believe are infringing. Akademe is also not an arbiter or judge of disputes about intellectual property rights. By taking down a listing, as a prudential matter, Akademe is not endorsing a claim of infringement. Neither, in those instances in which Akademe declines to take down a listing, is Akademe determining that the listing is not infringing, nor is Akademe endorsing the sale of goods or services in such cases.
If you believe that material located on or linked to by Akademe violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify us in accordance with common DMCA policies. Akademe will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. In the case of a visitor who may infringe or repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Akademe or others, Akademe may, in its discretion, terminate or deny access to and use of the Site. In the case of such termination, Akademe will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to Akademe.
Akademe respects the intellectual property rights of others, and we expect our users to do the same. Users agree that they will not copy, download & reproduce any information, text, images, video clips, directories, files, databases or listings available on or through the web site (the "Akademe content") for the purpose of re-selling or re-distributing, mass mailing (via email, wireless text messages, physical mail or otherwise), operating a business competing with Akademe, or for otherwise commercially exploiting the Akademe content. Systematic retrieval of Akademe content to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database or directory (whether through robots, spiders, automatic devices or manual processes) without written permission from Akademe is strictly prohibited.
In addition, use of the content for any purpose not expressly permitted in this Agreement is prohibited and may invite legal action. As a condition of your access to and use of Akademe's services, you agree that you will not use the web site service to infringe the intellectual property rights of Akademe or of others in any way. Akademe reserves the right to terminate the account of a user’s upon any infringement of the rights of Akademe or of others in conjunction with use of the Akademe service, or if Akademe believes that user's conduct is harmful to the interests of Akademe, its affiliates, or other users, or for any other reason in Akademe’s sole discretion, with or without cause.
Purpose of the website
User Eligibility & Registration
You must be at least 18 years of age or over to use or to register as a member of Akademe. By using the Akademe Services, you represent and warrant that (a) you are 18 years of age or older; and (d) your use of the Akademe Services does not violate any applicable law or regulation. Your profile/membership may be deleted and your access to the site may be blocked without warning, if we believe that you are under 18 years of age.
Akademe advises its Users that while accessing the web site, they must follow/abide by the related laws. Akademe is not responsible for the possible consequences caused by your behavior during use of web site. Akademe may, in its sole discretion, refuse the service to anyone at any time. The service is not available to temporarily or indefinitely suspended members of web site.
Forbidden Activities/Specific Warnings
Akademe reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of these Terms and to take any action we deem necessary and appropriate. Such action may include reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties. In addition, we may take action to disclose any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to user profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information. Akademe reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms.
Termination of Access
If you breach any of these Conditions your license to use the Site will terminate immediately without the necessity of any notice being given to you.
Otherwise access to the Site may be terminated at any time by Akademe without notice.The provisions of these Conditions excluding, limiting and disclaiming the liability of Akademewill nevertheless survive any such termination.
With respect to all communications made to Akademe on or through the Site including,without limitation, feedback, questions, comments and suggestions (the“Communications”): (a) no right of confidentiality shall apply to the Communicationsand Akademe shall have no obligation to protect the Communications from disclosure; (b) Akademe shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the Communications toothers; and (c) Akademe shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know‐how or techniquescontained in the Communications for any purpose whatsoever, including, withoutlimitation, the development, production and marketing of products and services thatincorporate such information.
You agree to indemnify and hold akademe.in harmless from and against, and to reimburse akademe.in with respect to, any and all losses, damages, liabilities, claims, judgments, settlements, fines, costs and expenses (including reasonable related expenses, legal fees, costs of investigation) of every nature whatsoever incurred by Website.com by reason of or arising out of or in connection with:
- Any breach of this Agreement by you.
- Any infringement of any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or any other intellectual propriety right of any party by content on your website.
- Illegal, pornographic, or discriminatory content on your website.
You agree to indemnify and defend and hold us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents and employees harmless from any claim or demand, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this agreement or the documents it incorporates by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party. Akademe’s failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive its right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.
The failure of Akademe to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms & Conditions or failure to act with respect to any breach by a User under these Terms & Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision, nor waives Akademe's right to act with respect with subsequent or similar breaches. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms will be effective only if in writing and signed by the User and Akademe.
If any provision or part-provision of this agreement 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 clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of this agreement.
This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Akademe and supersedes and extinguishes all previous agreements, promises, assurances, warranties, representations and understandings between you and Akademe, whether written or oral, relating to its subject matter. You shall have no remedies in respect of any statement, representation, assurance or warranty (whether made innocently or negligently) that is not set out in this agreement.
Akademe.in will not be liable for any delay, interruption or failure in the provisioning of services if caused by acts of God, declared or undeclared war, fire, flood, storm, slide, earthquake, power failure, the inability to obtain equipment, supplies or other facilities that are not caused by a failure to pay, labor disputes, or other similar events beyond our control that may prevent or delay service provisioning.
Privacy & Data Protection
Substantive laws of the Republic of India.
Any disputes and differences whatsoever arising in connection with these Terms shall be settled by Arbitration in accordance with the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996. a) All proceedings shall be conducted in English language. b) Unless the Parties agree on a sole arbitrator there shall be three Arbitrators, one to be selected by each of the parties, and the third to be selected by the two Arbitrators appointed by the parties. c) The venue of Arbitration shall be in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
Exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts in Bangalore.
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This document was last updated on September 12, 2016