Terms of Use – EXPERTOIS

We maintain this website as a service to our customers. By using our website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following Terms of Use. Please review the following Terms of Use carefully. If you do not agree to these terms, you should not use the website or review information or subscribe to the consulting services (“Transaction”) from this website.

General

You agree to the terms and conditions outlined in this Terms of Use (“Terms of Use”) with respect to http://www.expertois.com ("Expertois"/"Website"). These Terms of Use constitute the entire and only agreement between us and you, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the Website, the content, products or services provided by or through the Website. This Terms of Use may be amended from time to time by us without specific notice to you. The latest Terms of Use will be posted on the Website, and you should review this Terms of Use prior to using the Website at each instance.

Your use of the Website and services are governed by the following Terms of Use as applicable to the Website including the applicable policies which are incorporated herein by way of reference. If you transact on the Website, You shall be subject to the policies that are applicable to the Website for such transaction. By mere use of the Website, You shall be contracting with the Company and these terms and conditions including the policies constitute your binding obligations, with the Company.

For the purpose of these Terms of Use, wherever the context so requires "You" or "User" shall mean any natural or legal person who has agreed to become a subscriber on the Website by providing information on the Website using the computer systems. The term "We", "Us", "Our" shall mean the Company.

When you use the Website or send emails or other data, information or communication to us, you agree and understand that you are communicating with us through electronic records and you consent to receive communications via electronic records from us periodically and as and when required. We may communicate with you by email or by such other mode of communication, electronic or otherwise.

The terms of Use stated herein shall only govern the Website and the mobile application of Expertois shall be governed by a separate Terms of Use.

Definitions

Account means the account successfully opened by the User on the Website by inserting information such as name, registration details (if a juristic person), contact details, user name, password as required to be filled in the webpage during the Registration Process and includes any further changes and additions to the information from time to time.

Expert means any User who accesses the Website or uses the Services with an intention to secure projects/ assignments.

Client means any company or any other entity which accesses the Website or uses the Services with an intention to provide projects / assignments to the eligible Experts in its own organisation or in facilitating Experts to get projects / assignments in any other organisation for a term as detailed by it.

Member means the User who has completed the Registration Process successfully as per this Agreement.

Eligibility

You, if an individual, must be 18 or above, or the legal age to form a binding contract in Your jurisdiction if that age is greater than 18 years of age, to be a member or to use the Website and Services. You, if a company, partnership firm, trust or any other juristic person (except an individual) must have the capacity to form a binding contract in Your jurisdiction. Membership or use of this Website is void where prohibited by applicable law, and the right to access the Website will be deemed to be revoked in such jurisdictions ab initio. By using the Website and/or the Services, You represent and warrant that You have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into these Terms of Use and to abide by all of the terms and conditions set forth herein. You also represent and warrant to the Website that You will use Website in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

Transaction/Services

The use of this Website entitles the User, whether an Expert or a Client, to avail certain services as provided in the following clauses (“Services”) and interpretation of the term “Services” shall be done accordingly depending upon the context.

If the Experts have completed registration as per specified process, they shall be entitled to search for a project / assignment and view project / assignment listings and snapshots of the projects /assignments.

If the Clients have completed simple registration, they shall be entitled for listing projects / assignments and after the screening, verification and approval of the same, they can communicate with the Experts.

The Website reserves the right to change the nature of Services at its sole discretion. Such change may be notified to the User by publishing the same on the Website.

Remedies with the Website

You understand and agree that the Website may review any content or project / assignment listing and in case the Website finds, in its sole discretion, that the User violates any terms of this Agreement, the Website reserves the right to take actions to prevent/control such violation including without limitation, removing the offending communication or content from the Website and/or terminating the Membership of such violators and/or blocking their use of the Website and/or Service.

The Website shall also be entitled to investigate occurrences which may involve such violations and take appropriate legal action, involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting Users who are involved in such violations.

In order to ensure a safe and effective experience for all the Users, the Website reserves the right to limit the amount of data (including resume views) that may be accessed by them in any given time period. These limits may be amended in the Website’s sole discretion from time to time.

Registration Process

The User to be entitled to avail the Services shall have to complete the registration process (“Registration Process”) as provided below:

For Experts

The Registration Process may involve only simple registration or may involve simple registration and complete skill profile creation depending on the need of the Expert. Simple registration is mandatory for Experts and requires the Experts to provide certain basic information about them such as name, industry, contact details and accordingly create an Account. Simple registration entitles the Experts to avail Services as provided in this Agreement.

After Simple registration, the Expert needs to fill in the details in the complete skill profile.

The Expert understands and agrees that the Website will screen and verify the information provided by the Expert in the complete skill profile and at its sole discretion, increase the amount or number of information for the Registration Process and may ask for further information even after Registration Process.

The Website may in its sole discretion, close the Account, if any information provided is found to be false or the information provided is not sufficient. After the screening and verification of the information provided by the Expert, the Website may allow the Expert to apply for listings of projects / assignments.

For Clients

The Registration Process may involve only simple registration. Simple registration is mandatory for the Client and requires the Client to provide certain basic information about itself such as company name, name of the authorised person and industry description and accordingly create an Account. Simple registration entitles the Clients to avail Services as provided in this Agreement.

After the simple registration is completed, the Client is required to fill listings of projects / assignments any time within the term of this Agreement by providing detailed information as requested in the Account for screening and verification and after such screening and verification the Client’s listings of projects / assignments will be listed.

The Client understands and agrees that the Website may screen and verify the information provided by the Client and at its sole discretion, increase the amount or number of information for the Registration Process and may ask for further information even after Registration Process. The Website may in its sole discretion, close the Account, if any information provided is found to be false or the information provided is not sufficient.

Notwithstanding anything contained in this Agreement, the Website may at its sole discretion, post the details of the Client, for any of its promotion scheme.

Ownership

Except for the content submitted by the Members or the Users, any material, content or logos, marks, software on or part of the Website and all aspects thereof, including all copyrights and other intellectual property or proprietary rights therein, is owned by the Company or its licensors.

You acknowledge that the Website and any underlying technology or software on the Website or used in connection with rendering the Services are proprietary information owned or duly licensed to the Company, except where it is indicated otherwise. You are prohibited to modify, reproduce, distribute, create derivative works of, publicly display or in any way exploit, any of the content, software, marks, logos, and/or materials available on the Website in whole or in part except as expressly allowed under the Terms of Use. You have no other express or implied rights to use, in any manner whatsoever, the content, software, marks, logos, and/or materials available on the Website.

Use of Website

You shall not use any "deep-link", "page-scrape", "robot", "spider" or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Website or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Website or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Website. We reserve Our right to bar any such activity.

You shall not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Website or any network connected to the Website nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Website or any network connected to the Website. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other User of or visitor to Website, or any other customer, including any account on the Website not owned by You, to its source, or exploit the Website or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Website, 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 the Website.

You shall not make any negative, denigrating or defamatory statement(s) or comment(s) about Us or the brand name or domain name used by Us including the terms Expertois, Expertois.com, or otherwise engage in any conduct or action that might tarnish the image or reputation, of Expertois or otherwise tarnish or dilute any Expertois' 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 may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to us on or through the Website or any service offered on or through the Website. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.

You may not use the Website or any content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of the Company.

Disclaimer and Limits

Reasonable efforts are taken to ensure the accuracy and integrity of information and related materials provided by the Company on this Website, but the Company is not responsible for misprints, out-of-date information, technical or pricing inaccuracies, typographical or other errors appearing on this Website. Information and related materials are subject to change without notice. THE INFORMATION FROM OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ''AS IS,'' ''AS AVAILABLE,'' AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE DISCLAIMER OF ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE). THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. WE AND OUR AFFILIATED PARTIES HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR YOUR USE OF ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE. IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT AS A LIMITATION THEREOF, WE AND OUR AFFILIATED PARTIES ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LITIGATION, OR THE LIKE). THE NEGATION OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE IS A FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENT OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN US AND YOU. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US THROUGH THE WEBSITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS TERMS OF USE.

ALL RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY VIRUSES CONTAINED WITHIN THE ELECTRONIC FILE CONTAINING THE FORM OR DOCUMENT IS DISCLAIMED. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT OR INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND THAT MAY RESULT FROM USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE OUR WEBSITE OR IN CONNECTION WITH THESE TERMS OF USE, EVEN IF USER HAS BEEN INFORMED IN ADVANCE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.OUR MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER ALL CIRCUMSTANCES WILL BE EQUAL TO THE PURCHASE PRICE YOU PAY FOR ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR INFORMATION.

We view protection of your privacy as a very important principle. We understand clearly that you and your Personal Information is one of our most important assets. We store and process your information in accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and Rules there under. Our current Privacy Policy is available at /privacy-policy. If you object to your information being transferred or used in this way please do not use Website.

Reference to any product, process, publication, service, or offering of any third party by trade name, trademark, and manufacturer or otherwise does not necessarily constitute or imply the endorsement or recommendation of such by Company.

Securities Laws

This Website may include statements concerning our operations, prospects, strategies, financial condition, future economic performance and demand for our products or services, as well as our intentions, plans and objectives, which are forward-looking statements. These statements are based upon a number of assumptions and estimates which are subject to significant uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. When used on our Website, words like ''anticipates,'' ''expects,'' ''believes,'' ''estimates,'' ''seeks,'' ''plans,'' ''intends'' and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements designed to fall within securities law safe harbors for forward-looking statements. The Website and the information contained herein do not constitute an offer or a solicitation of an offer for the sale of any securities. None of the information contained herein is intended to be, and shall not be deemed to be, incorporated into any of our securities-related filings or documents.

Links to Other Websites

The Website may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for any content, accuracy or opinions express in such websites, and such websites are not investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by us. Inclusion of any linked website on our Website does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by us. If you decide to leave our Website and access these third-party sites, you do so at your own risk.

This Website may be accessed by users internationally and may contain references or cross references to Company products, programs and services that are not available or are prohibited in your country. Such references do not imply that Company intends to make available in your country such products, programs or services or that such products may lawfully be used in your country. Company reserves the right without prior notice to discontinue models, parts and accessories, and other items or change specifications at any time without incurring any obligations.

Copyrights and Copyright Agents

The Website has adopted the following general policy towards copyright infringement. The contact details of the Website’s designated agent to receive notification of claimed infringement (“Designated Agent”) is provided at the bottom of this section.

Website’s Policy

It is the Website’s policy to block access to or remove material that it believes in good faith to be copyrighted material that has been illegally copied and distributed by any of the Website’s advertisers, affiliates, content providers, Members or Users; and remove and discontinue Services to repeat offenders.

Procedure for reporting purported copyright infringements: If You believe that Your copyrighted material or content is posted, uploaded or made accessible through the Website or Services, please inform the Designated Agent of such material or content and provide us with the following information (“Bona Fide Infringement Notification”):

  • Details of the ownership of the copyright and if applicable, a physical or electronic signature of a person authorised to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright that has been allegedly infringed;
  • Details of works or materials that You believe are being infringed;
  • Identification of the material or content on the Website that is claimed to be infringing Your copyrighted works including information regarding the location of such materials with sufficient detail to enable the Website to find and verify such materials;
  • Your contact information including address, telephone number and, if available, email address;
  • A statement by You that You have a bona fide belief that the publication or uploading of the copyrighted material has not been authorised by either by (a) the copyright owner; (b) his authorised agent, or (c) the law; and
  • f. A statement by You setting out either that You are the owner of the copyrighted work or have been authorised by the owner to communicate with the Website with regard to the use, publication, uploading of the copyrighted work on the Website.

Once the Website has received a Bona Fide Infringement Notification, the Website shall have the right to, at its sole discretion,

  • Remove or disable access to the material claimed to having breached the notifier's copyrighted works; and
  • To notify the Content provider, Member or User that it has removed or disabled access to the material;

Procedure to Supply a Counter-Notice to the Designated Agent: If the content provider, Member or User believes that the material that was removed or to which access was disabled is either not infringing, or the content provider, Member or User believes that it has the right to post and use such material from the copyright owner, the copyright owner's agent, or pursuant to the law, the content provider, Member or User must send a counter-notice containing the following information to the Designated Agent listed below:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the content provider, Member or User;
  • Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access to has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or disabled;
  • A statement that the content provider, Member or User has a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or a misidentification of the material; and
  • The provider's, Member's or User's name, address, telephone number, and, if available, email address and a statement that such person or entity consents to the jurisdiction of the competent court in Pune.

Removal: If a counter-notice is received by the Designated Agent, the Website may send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that it may replace the removed material or cease disabling it in 10 business days. Unless a court of competent jurisdiction gives direction against removal of such material, the removed material may be replaced or access to it restored at any time at the sole discretion of the Website, after receipt of the counter-notice.

It is clarified that the role of the Website is to facilitate consultation between the Expert and the Client and it shall not take responsibility or be liable for any copyright infringement.

Confidentiality

For the purpose of this Agreement and attachments thereto and all renewals, “Confidential Information” means all financial, commercial, technical, operational, staff, management and other information, methods developed for analysis, verification and recruitment, data and know-how relating to the Website or to a party (the “Disclosing Party” either the Expert or the Client) or, which may be supplied to or may otherwise come into the possession of the other (the “Receiving Party”, herein the User), whether orally or in writing or in any other form, and which is confidential or proprietary in nature or otherwise expressed by the Disclosing Party to be confidential and is not generally available to the public.

The Receiving Party shall keep confidential and secret and not disclose to any third party the Confidential Information or any part of it and upon prior permission in writing from the Disclosing Party. The Receiving Party agrees to take all possible precautions with regard to protecting confidential information from any third party.

Further no use, reproduction, transformation or storage of the Confidential Information shall be made by the User without the prior written permission of the Website, except where required to be disclosed pursuant to any applicable law or legal process issued by any court or the rules of any competent regulatory body.

All information and data submitted by the User shall become the property of the Website and all such information shall be disclosed in accordance with the Terms of Use.

The User has access to only his own data and information stored in the database at Website (subject to prior confirmation of identity) and nothing more. The User may edit or amend such data and information from time to time.

All Confidential Information (including name, e-mail address etc.) voluntarily revealed by the User in chat and bulletin board areas, is done at the sole discretion and risk of the User. The Website shall not be responsible for misuse of any such information, collected by a third party, or any unsolicited messages from such third parties.

If the User is an unintended recipient, even if registered as an Expert or a Client and is using or accessing the Website to gain Confidential Information and if such an User has obtained access to the Confidential Information, it shall be a breach of this Agreement. Such unintended recipient shall be under strict obligation to keep the Confidential Information so acquired absolutely confidential. The Website in such an event, be entitled to inquire and investigate and seek legal remedy against such unintended recipient including to seek temporary and permanent injunction.

Information and Press Releases

The Website contains information and press releases about us. While this information was believed to be accurate as of the date prepared, we disclaim any duty or obligation to update this information or any press releases. Information about companies other than ours contained in the press release or otherwise, should not be relied upon as being provided or endorsed by us.

Miscellaneous

Terms of Use shall be governed by and interpreted and construed in accordance with the laws of India. The place of jurisdiction shall be exclusively in Pune. Should any part of this Terms of Use be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. To the extent that anything in or associated with the Website is in conflict or inconsistent with this Terms of Use, this Terms of Use shall take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision.

Contact Us

Please contact us at info@expertois.com for any questions or comments (including all inquiries unrelated to copyright infringement) regarding this Website.