Terms of Service: Individual Online Subscribers, Free Users and Registered Users
Your use of the website www.taxcasedigest.com (hereinafter referred to as the “Website") and its related sites, services and tools is governed by the terms and conditions as contained in this Agreement ("Agreement"). This Agreement for the Website shall come into effect immediately on your acceptance of terms and conditions and/ or first log in onto www.taxcasedigest.com and/or usage of the free trial. It shall continue to remain in force till such time you have a valid subscription to the Website.
www.taxcasedigest.com is an internet based portal owned and operated by Pavisan Publications, Chennai, India.
This document defines the terms and conditions for the usage of www.taxcasedigest.com.
1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Pavisan Publications provides its service to you subject to the following Terms of Service ("TOS"), which may be updated by us from time to time. You can review the most current version of Pavisan Publications TOS at any time at http://taxcasedigest.com/terms-conditions/. Your assent to the TOS and your use of www.taxcasedigest.com as a subscriber to the online edition constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, policies and notices.
2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Pavisan Publications offers Individual Subscribers to its online edition access to features and content (the “Service”). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Service shall be subject to the TOS. You understand and agree that the Service is provided “AS IS” and that Pavisan Publications assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, misdelivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings.
3. MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE
Pavisan Publications reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Pavisan Publications shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
Pavisan Publications may change, add or remove any part of this Agreement, or any other terms associated with the use of the website, at any time, by posting a notice of such changes to the Terms of Service page of the website. Any changes shall become part of the Agreement and shall apply as soon as such a notice is posted. By continuing to use www.taxcasedigest.com after the notice is posted, you are indicating your acceptance of those changes.
4. FEES AND PAYMENTS
In order to use the Service you will be required to register and create an account. You agree to pay the applicable subscription fee. In order to set up an account with www.taxcasedigest.com you must provide Pavisan Publications with valid information.
If payment made through any mode is returned for any reason, including charge back, Pavisan Publications reserves the right to either suspend or terminate your account and all its obligations under this Agreement. Once payment is made, no refund shall be entertained.
5. REGISTRATION AND ACCOUNT CREATION
As part of the registration and account creation process required to obtain access to this Service, you will provide Pavisan Publications with certain registration information, all of which must be accurate and updated (if any of your registration information changes, you can update it by visiting your account page). You will be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and for all usage or activity on your www.taxcasedigest.com account.
If you have reason to believe that your account is no longer secure (for example, in the event of a loss, theft or unauthorized disclosure or use of your ID, password or other information stored on the Service), you must promptly change your password and notify Pavisan Publications of the problem by giving intimation via email to email@example.com.
You must be 18 years or older to subscribe to all parts of the Services.
6. NON-TRANSFERABILITY OF SUBSCRIPTION
Your right to use this website is personal to you alone, and you may not sub-license, transfer, sell or assign this agreement to any third party without our approval. Any attempt to do so will be void.
7. SUBSCRIPTION RENEWAL
Pavisan Publications will notify you approximately ten days before the end of your subscription with an opportunity to renew your subscription.
8. SPONSORS, THIRD PARTIES, ADVERTISERS AND LINKS
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, sponsors, third parties or advertisers found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such sponsor, third party or advertiser. You agree that Pavisan Publications shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such sponsors, third parties or advertisers on the Service. In addition, Pavisan Publications may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other Internet sites or resources. Because Pavisan Publications has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Pavisan Publications is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for the accuracy or quality of any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources, and shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
Additionally, we use third-party advertising companies to serve some advertisements when you visit our website. These companies may use aggregated information about your visits to this website in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you.
9. RESERVATION OF RIGHTS :
All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. PAVISAN PUBLICATIONS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
While all reasonable care has been taken to ensure accuracy and completeness of the Database, Pavisan Publications or its / their agents shall not be liable in any manner for any mistake or omission in the Database or for any action taken or omitted to be taken or advice rendered or accepted on the basis of the Database or for any consequential loss or inconvenience arising therefrom. You acknowledge and agree that the Database is to be used only as a reference aid and is not intended to be a substitute for the exercise of professional judgment by the Authorised User(s). You further understand and agree that you shall not base any commercial decisions on the contents of the database without independent verification of the same.
Neither Pavisan Publications nor our agents shall be liable for failure to perform our obligations if the failures result from an act of God, an act of Government, other authorities or statutory undertakings, fire, explosion, accident, power failure, equipment or systems failure, industrial dispute or anything beyond our control.
11. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT PAVISAN PUBLICATIONS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF PAVISAN PUBLICATIONS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING OR ANY OTHER LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IN THIS AGREEMENT, YOU AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE SHALL THE LIABILITY OF PAVISAN PUBLICATIONS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT EXCEED THE AMOUNT OF THE SUBSCRIPTION FEE PAID BY YOU.
12. DOWNLOADING AND COPYING: RESTRICTIONS ON USE
All materials on this website (“Online Material”), including, without limitation, names, logos, trademarks, service marks, images, articles, graphics, photographs, illustrations, artwork, audio clips, video clips, software, and other elements making up the Service are protected by copyrights and other intellectual property rights owned and controlled by Pavisan Publications or by other parties that have licensed their material to Pavisan Publications. You may take print out of the Online Material for non-commercial personal use only, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained therein. Copying or storing of any Online Material for other than non-commercial personal use by you is expressly prohibited without prior written permission from Pavisan Publications or the copyright holder identified in the copyright notice contained in the content. You may not add, delete, distort, or otherwise modify the content on this website. Pavisan Publications, www.taxcasedigest.com, and other www.taxcasedigest.com logos and product and service names are trademarks of Pavisan Publications.
13. NON-WAIVER; SEVERABILITY; LIMITATIONS OF ACTIONS
The failure of Pavisan Publications to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the TOS is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the TOS remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or the TOS must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
14. HEADINGS FOR CONVENIENCE ONLY
The section titles in the TOS are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
Please report any violations of the TOS to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
16. EXPIRY OR TERMINATION
On expiry or termination of the subscription you will immediately cease to have any rights in respect of the access to our Database or any part of it.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Pavisan Publications and their agents harmless from any claims and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising from or related to any terms of this Agreement.
18. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR OR OTHER SUCH COMMENTS OR MATERIALS
Any comments, materials, or letters sent by you to email@example.com regarding the website or its content, including questions, comments, suggestions, criticisms or the like (“Received Materials”) shall be deemed to be non-confidential and free of any claims of proprietary or personal rights unless you explicitly state in the correspondence that the letter is “not for publication” and contains “private and proprietary” information that may not be distributed. Pavisan Publications shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such Received Materials and Pavisan Publications will be free to reproduce, use, disclose, exhibit, display, transform, edit, abridge, create derivative works from and/or distribute the Received Materials without limitation or restriction. However, in the event of any requirement to disclose such content by any government authority or court/tribunal, Pavisan Publications reserves its rights to provide the same to such government authority or court/tribunal.
20. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
This Agreement and any other terms and conditions of service on www.taxcasedigest.com constitute the entire agreement between you and Pavisan Publications and govern your use of the Service.
21. REFUSAL OR DISCONTINUANCE OF SERVICE
Pavisan Publications reserves the right to refuse or discontinue service to any user for non-compliance with these Terms of Service.
22. CHOICE OF LAW AND FORUM
These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India. All disputes relating to the Terms and Conditions or claims arising therefrom will be subject exclusively to the jurisdiction of courts / forums / tribunals at Chennai, India only.