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REGISTRATION AND ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Account details and user obligations: You understand and acknowledge that only you will be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account details including but not limited to your login details, user name, passwords, etc. Further, you agree and assume the responsibility of all the activities that occur under your login details and Bestsellers18.com or its holding/ parent/ subsidiary/ affiliate company/ies shall not be responsible for the same.
Eligibility criteria: Use of Bestsellers18.com is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under Indian Contract Act, 1872. Persons who are "incompetent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 including minors, un-discharged insolvents etc. are not eligible to use Bestsellers18.com transact and/or avail the services provided herein. Please note that in Bestsellers18.com reserves the right to immediately terminate your membership and/or deny to provide you access to
Bestsellers18.com if it is brought to our notice and/or its is discovered that you are “incompetent to contract”. Bestsellers18.com reserves our right to initiate appropriate legal actions against you in the event you are in breach of the provisions stipulated hereinabove.
Bestsellers18.com, hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-assignable and non-transferable license to access Bestsellers18.com provided and expressly conditioned upon your agreement that all such access and use shall be governed by all of the terms and conditions set forth in this User Agreement.
COPYRIGHT & NO RETRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION:
Bestsellers18.com as well as the design and information contained in this site is the valuable, exclusive property of Bestsellers18.com, and nothing in this Agreement shall be construed as transferring or assigning any such ownership rights to you or any other person or entity. All information on Bestsellers18.com is the proprietary, confidential property of Bestsellers18.com and cannot be repeated or reproduced or rebroadcast for any reason outside of Bestsellers18.com. You agree not to repeat or reproduce or rebroadcast in any way any information made on Bestsellers18.com for any reason whatsoever. You agree that if you do repeat or re-post any of Bestsellers18.com by any mean, you will be liable for actual and punitive damages as determined by Bestsellers18.com and additional damages to be determined by a Indian court of Law. You may not resell, redistribute, broadcast or transfer the information or use the information in a searchable, machine-readable database unless separately and specifically authorized in writing by Bestsellers18.com prior to such use. You may not rent, lease, sublicense, distribute, transfer, copy, reproduce, publicly display, publish, adapt, store or time-share Bestsellers18.com, any part thereof, or any of the information received or accessed there from to or through any other person or entity unless separately and specifically authorized in writing by Bestsellers18.com prior to such use. In addition, you may not remove, alter or obscure any copyright, legal or proprietary notices in or on any portions of Bestsellers18.com without prior written authorization except as set forth herein, any other use of the information contained in this site requires the prior written consent of Bestsellers18.com and may require a separate fee.
DELAYS IN SERVICES:
Neither Bestsellers18.com (including its and their directors, employees, affiliates, agents, representatives or subcontractors) shall be liable for any loss or liability resulting, directly or indirectly, from delays or interruptions due to electronic or mechanical equipment failures, telephone interconnect problems, defects, weather, strikes, walkouts, fire, acts of God, riots, armed conflicts, acts of war, or other like causes. Bestsellers18.com shall have no responsibility to provide you access to Bestsellers18.com while interruption of Bestsellers18.com is due to any such cause shall continue.
LIABILITY DISCLAIMER :
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
THE CONTENTS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, FEATURES AND SERVICES PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE CONTENTS HEREIN. Bestsellers18.com AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THIS WEBSITE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE TO THE USER. THIS WEBSITE MAY BE TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE FROM TIME TO TIME DUE TO REQUIRED MAINTENANCE, TELECOMMUNICATIONS INTERRUPTIONS, OR OTHER DISRUPTIONS. Bestsellers18.com (AND ITS OWNERS, SUPPLIERS, CONSULTANTS, ADVERTISERS, AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, EMPLOYEES OR ANY OTHER ASSOCIATED ENTITIES, ALL COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO AS ASSOCIATED ENTITIES HEREAFTER) SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO USER OR MEMBER OR ANY THIRD PARTY
SHOULD Bestsellers18.com EXERCISE ITS RIGHT TO MODIFY OR DISCONTINUE ANY OR ALL OF THE CONTENTS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, FEATURES AND SERVICES PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE.
Bestsellers18.com AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE ASSOCIATED ENTITIES MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE CONTENTS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, FEATURES AND SERVICES CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH CONTENTS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, FEATURES AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. Bestsellers18.com AND/OR ITS ASSOCIATED ENTITIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THESE CONTENTS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, FEATURES AND SERVICES, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND AVAILABILITY.
IN NO EVENT SHALL Bestsellers18.com AND/OR ITS ASSOCIATED ENTITIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, OR FOR ANY CONTENTS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, FEATURES AND SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF Bestsellers18.com OR ANY OF ITS ASSOCIATED ENTITIES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES.
GENERAL PRINCIPALS GOVERNING THE USE OF THE WEBSITE:
You shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of Bestsellers18.com, or any other systems or networks connected to the website or to any server, computer, network, or to any of the services offered on or through the Bestsellers18.com, by hacking, password "mining" or any other illegitimate means.
You shall not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of Bestsellers18.com or any network connected to Bestsellers18.com nor breach the security or authentication measures on Bestsellers18.com or any network connected to Bestsellers18.com. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to Bestsellers18.com, or any other customer, including any account on Bestsellers18.com not owned by you, to its source, or exploit Bestsellers18.com or any service or information made available or offered by or through Bestsellers18.com, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by Bestsellers18.com.
You shall not make any negative, denigrating or defamatory statement(s) or comment(s) about Bestsellers18.com or the brand name or domain name used by Bestsellers18.com, or otherwise engage in any conduct or action that might tarnish the image or reputation, of Bestsellers18.com or any third party or otherwise tarnish or dilute any Network18 Publication's trade or service marks, trade name and/or goodwill associated with such trade or service marks, trade name as may be owned or used by us. You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of Bestsellers18.com or Network18 Publication's systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to Network18 Publications.
You shall at all times ensure full compliance with the applicable provisions of the Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules thereunder as applicable and as amended from time to time and also all applicable domestic laws, rules and regulations (including the provisions of any applicable Exchange Control Laws or Regulations in Force) and International Laws, Foreign Exchange Laws, Statutes, Ordinances and Regulations (including, but not limited to Sales Tax/VAT, Income Tax, Octroi, Service Tax, Central Excise, Custom Duty, Local Levies)
regarding your use of our services and your listing, purchase, solicitation of offers to purchase, and sale of products or services. You shall not engage in any transaction in an item or service, which is prohibited by the provisions of any applicable law including exchange control laws or regulations for the time being in force.
If this website contains blogs or other message boards or communication facilities (collectively, "Forums"), you agree to use the Forums only to send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Forum. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Forum, you shall not do any of the following:
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information.
- Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
- Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer
- Conduct or forward surveys, contests, or chain letters.
- Download any file posted by another user of a Forum that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
Bestsellers18.com reserves the right to publish/delete on the message boards/ webchats/ blogs/ forums any information that may have been posted by you. Any such deletion shall be without notice and without explanation.
EQUIPMENT AND OPERATION:
You shall provide and maintain all telephone/internet and other equipment necessary to access Bestsellers18.com, and the costs of any such equipment and/or telephone/internet connections or use, including any applicable taxes, shall be borne solely by you. You are responsible for operating your own equipment used to access Bestsellers18.com.
PURCHASE MECHANISM AND PAYMENT GATEWAY:
Bestsellers18.com, aims to ensure that the pricing of goods and services on Bestsellers18.com is correct at all times. However, the web pages may not always accurately reflect the correct details at the moment at which you place your order. Bestsellers18.com reserves the right to change prices without prior notice at any time prior to dispatch. Bestsellers18.com cannot confirm the price of an item until your order is accepted via the Dispatch Confirmation. All prices are inclusive of applicable taxes. However they exclude delivery costs, which will be added to the total amount. In case of any changes in applicable taxes, the same shall be added to the total amount payable at the time of purchase. The purchase on Bestsellers18.com is restricted only to the territory of India. We are not liable for any breach by you of any such laws.
All credit and charge card holders are subject to validation checks and authorisation by the card issuer. If the issuer of your payment card refuses to authorise payment to us, your order will not be accepted and we will not be liable for any delay or non-delivery. Information regarding delivery times is clearly displayed on Bestsellers18.com next to the products. If no delivery date is specified, your order will be fulfilled within 30 days of the date of the Dispatch Confirmation, unless there are exceptional circumstances, including but not
limited to force majeure events, acts of God, strikers, lockouts, wars, riots, etc.
When we deliver the product, you (or the recipient of the products, if different), may be required to sign on receipt of delivery. This signature will be used as proof that we have delivered the goods. All goods will be delivered to the address that you indicate when you complete the ‘delivery’ page of Bestsellers18.com.
The goods will be at your risk from the time of delivery. Ownership of the goods will only pass to you when Bestsellers18.com receives full payment of all sums due in respect of the goods, including delivery charges.
You acknowledge that the information provided through Bestsellers18.com is compiled from the generation of analysis, information and recommendations provided by the authors of the products listed on the website, which are beyond the control of Bestsellers18.com. Though such information is recognized by the parties to be generally reliable, the parties acknowledge that inaccuracies may occur and Bestsellers18.com does not warrant the accuracy or suitability of the information.
For this reason, as well as the possibility of human and mechanical errors and other factors, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT Bestsellers18.com IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS, WITH ALL FAULTS" BASIS. Bestsellers18.com EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, ORAL, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, OF ANY KIND TO THE USERS AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, COMPLETENESS, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AS WELL AS ANY WARRANTIES ARISING BY VIRTUE OF CUSTOM OF TRADE OR COURSE OF DEALING AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN ADDITION, Bestsellers18.com, IN PROVIDING THE INFORMATION MAKES NO ENDORSEMENT OF ANY PRODUCT. FURTHER, Bestsellers18.com DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT IT WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR IS SUITABLE FOR YOUR NEEDS.
Under this User Agreement, you assume all risk of errors and/or omissions in Bestsellers18.com, including the transmission or translation of information. You assume full responsibility for implementing sufficient procedures and checks to satisfy your requirements for the accuracy and suitability of Bestsellers18.com, including the information, and for maintaining any means, which you may require for the reconstruction of lost data or subsequent manipulations or analyses of the information under the User Agreement.
YOU AGREE THAT Bestsellers18.com (INCLUDING ITS AND THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, GROUP COMPANIES AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES OR SUBCONTRACTORS) SHALL NOT IN ANY EVENT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO Bestsellers18.com FOR ANY PURPOSE WHATSOEVER. Bestsellers18.com AND IT'S AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY IN TORT, CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE TO USER AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES:
The links in this site will allow you to leave Bestsellers18.com. The linked sites are not under the control of Bestsellers18.com. Bestsellers18.com has not reviewed, nor approved these sites and is not responsible for the contents or omissions of any linked site or any links contained in a linked site. The inclusion of any linked site does not imply endorsement by Bestsellers18.com of the site. Third party links to Bestsellers18.com shall be governed by a separate agreement. Any access of any links/ third party websites or microsites shall be at your sole risk and liability and Bestsellers18.com or its parent/ subsidiary/ holding/ sister concern/ affiliates entities.
YOU SHALL INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS Bestsellers18.com (INCLUDING ITS AND THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, GROUP COMPANIES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES OR SUBCONTRACTORS) FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND LOSSES IMPOSED ON, INCURRED BY OR ASSERTED AS A RESULT OF OR RELATED TO: (a) your access and use of Bestsellers18.com (b) any non-compliance by user with the terms and conditions hereof; or (c) any third party actions related to users receipt and use of the information, whether authorized or unauthorized. Any clause declared invalid shall be deemed severable and not affect the validity or enforceability of the remainder. These terms may only be amended in a writing signed by Bestsellers18.com.
If there is any conflict between this User Agreement and other documents, this User Agreement shall govern, whether such order or other documents is prior to or subsequent to this User Agreement, or is signed or acknowledged by any director, officer, employee, representative or agent of Bestsellers18.com.
If Bestsellers18.com takes action (by itself or through its associate companies) to enforce any of the provisions contained herein, including but not limited to collection of any amounts due hereunder, Bestsellers18.com shall be entitled to recover from you (and you agree to pay), in addition to all sums to which it is entitled or any other relief, at law or in equity, reasonable and necessary attorney's fees and any costs of any litigation.
This User Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties, and no other agreement, written or oral, exists between you and Bestsellers18.com. By using the information on Bestsellers18.com you assume full responsibility for any and all gains and losses, financial, emotional or otherwise, experienced, suffered or incurred by you. Bestsellers18.com does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of, or otherwise endorse in any way, the views, opinions or recommendations expressed in the information, does not give investment advice, and does not advocate the purchase or sale of any security or investment by you or any other individual. The information is not intended to provide tax, legal or investment advice, which you should obtain from your professional advisor prior to making any investment of the type discussed in the information. The Information does not constitute a solicitation by the information providers, Bestsellers18.com or other of the purchase or sale of securities.
THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, SERVICES, UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED THROUGH OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE. SPECIFICALLY, Bestsellers18.com DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (i) ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, USEFULNESS, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES; AND (ii) ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION.
NEITHER Bestsellers18.com NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, AFFILIATES, GROUP COMPANIES OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF USE OF SERVICE OR INABILITY TO GAIN ACCESS TO OR USE THE SERVICE OR OUT OF ANY BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY. BECAUSE SOME COUNTRIES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH COUNTRIES, THE RESPECTIVE LIABILITY OF Bestsellers18.com , ITS EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, AFFILIATES, GROUP COMPANIES AND CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS RESPECTIVE LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PROVIDED UNDER SAID LAW. FURTHER, YOU AGREE AND UNDERSTAND THAT ALL SERVICES PROVIDED ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND THAT YOU SHOULD CAREFULLY CONSIDER WHETHER OUR SERVICES ARE ABLE TO MEET YOUR NEEDS.
This User Agreement and the license rights granted hereunder shall remain in full force and effect unless terminated or canceled for any of the following reasons: (a) immediately by Bestsellers18.com for any unauthorized access or use by you (b) immediately by Bestsellers18.com if you assign or transfer (or attempt the same) any rights granted to you under this Agreement; (c) immediately, if you violate any of the other terms and conditions of this User Agreement. Termination or cancellation of this Agreement shall not effect any right or relief to which Bestsellers18.com may be entitled, at law or in equity. Upon termination of this User Agreement, all rights granted to you will terminate and revert to Bestsellers18.com. Except as set forth herein, regardless of the reason for cancellation or termination of this User Agreement, the fee charged if any for access to Bestsellers18.com is non-refundable for any reason.
The terms of this agreement are exclusively based on and subject to Indian law. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Mumbai, India in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this website. Use of this website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph.
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