(i) the VIPL website and mobile application, including the classified advertisements, forums, various email functions and Internet links, and all content and VIPL services available through the domain and subdomains of VIPL located at www.virtubox.io (collectively referred to herein as the "Website"), and
The Website is currently owned and operated by VirtuBox Infotech Pvt. Ltd.
(1) you are either a Business or a prospective User,
(3) you authorize the transfer of payment for Services requested through the use of the Website, and
YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE THAT BY USING THE WEBSITE, YOU ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE AND YOU ARE COMPETENT UNDER LAW TO ENTER INTO A LEGALLY BINDING AND ENFORCEABLE CONTRACT.
1. LICENSE TO ACCESS
(i) you will not copy, distribute, or make derivative works of the Website in any medium without VIPL's prior written consent;
(ii) you will not alter or modify any part of the Website other than as may be reasonably necessary to use the Website for its intended purposes; and
2. MEMBERSHIP ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Use of the Website is available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old and can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. You represent, acknowledge and agree that you are at least 18 years of age, and that:
(a) all registration information that you submit is truthful and accurate,
(b) you will maintain the accuracy of such information, and
(c) your use of the Website and Services offered through this Website do not violate any applicable law or regulation. Your Account (defined below) may be terminated without warning if we at our discretion, believe that you are under the age of 18 or that you are not complying with any applicable laws, rules or regulations.
You need not register with VIPL to simply visit and view the Website, but to access and participate in certain features of the Website, you will need to create a password protected account ("Account"). To create an account, you must submit your name and email address through the account registration page on the Website and create a password. You will also have the ability to provide additional optional information, which is not required to register for an account but may be helpful to VIPL in providing you with a more customized experience when using the Website. You may also register for an Account using your existing Facebook account and login credentials (your "Third-Party Site Password").
You are solely responsible for safeguarding your VIPL password and, if applicable, your Third-Party Site Password (collectively, "Passwords") at all times and shall keep your Passwords secure at all times. You shall be solely responsible for all activity that occurs on your Account and you shall notify VIPL immediately of any breach of security or any unauthorized use of your Account. Similarly, you shall never use another's Account without VIPL’s permission. You agree that you will not misrepresent yourself or represent yourself as another user of the Website and/or the Services offered through the Website.
You hereby expressly acknowledge and agree that you yourself and not VIPL will be liable for your losses, damages etc. (whether direct or indirect) caused by an unauthorized use of your Account. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you may be liable for the losses of VIPL or others due to such unauthorized use.
An Account holder is sometimes referred to herein as a "Registered User." You acknowledge and agree that you shall comply with the following policies (the "Account Policies"):
3. ADDITIONAL POLICIES
1. PROHIBITIONS ON SUBMITTED CONTENT
You shall not upload, post, transmit, transfer, disseminate, distribute, or facilitate distribution of any content, including text, images, video, sound, data, information, or software, to any part of the Website, including your profile ("Profile"), the posting of your product ("Offer"), the posting of your desired Order ("Want"), or the posting of any opinions or reviews in connection with the Website, the Service, Business, or User ("Feedback") (all of the foregoing content is sometimes collectively referred to herein as "Catalog" that:
2. PROHIBITIONS ON SENDING MESSAGES
You will not send messages to other users containing:
(a)offers to make national or international money transfers for amounts exceeding the asking price of any product, with intent to request a refund of any portion of the payment; or
(b)unsolicited advertising or marketing of a service not offered on the Website or an external website.
3. NO DISCRIMINATION
1. Discriminatory Postings. Indian laws prohibit any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap or other protected class. VIPL will not knowingly accept any Posting which is in violation of the law. VIPL has the right, in its sole discretion and without prior notice to you; to immediately remove any posting that discriminates or is any way in violation of any law.
2. PROHIBITIONS WITH RESPECT TO Products
While using the Website, you shall not:
As a participant in the Website, you agree to use careful, prudent, and good judgment when leaving Feedback for another user. The following actions constitute inappropriate uses of Feedback: (a) threatening to leave negative or impartial Feedback for another user unless that user provides services not included in the original Posting or not agreed to as part of the Service to be provided; (b) leaving Feedback in order to make the Business or User appear better than he or she actually is or was; and (c) including conditions in an Offer or Want that restrict a Business or a User from leaving Feedback.
1. Sanctions for Inappropriate Use of Feedback.
If you violate any of the abovereferenced rules in connection with leaving Feedback, VIPL, in its sole discretion, may take any of the following actions:
(i) cancel your Feedback or any of your Postings;
(ii) limit your Account privileges;
(iii) suspend your Account; and/or
(iv) decrease your status earned via the Feedback page.
2. Reporting Inappropriate Use of Feedback. You may contact VIPL regarding any inappropriate use of Feedback via email at support@VIPL.com.
3. Resolving Disputes in Connection with Feedback. In the event of any dispute between users of the Website concerning Feedback, VIPL shall be the final arbiter of such dispute. Further, IN THE EVENT OF ANY DISPUTE BETWEEN USERS OF THE WEBSITE CONCERNING FEEDBACK, VIPL HAS THE RIGHT, IN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION, TO REMOVE SUCH FEEDBACK OR TAKE ANY ACTION IT DEEMS REASONABLE WITHOUT INCURRING ANY LIABILITY THEREFROM.
The foregoing lists of prohibitions provide examples and are not complete or exclusive. VIPL reserves the right to (a) terminate your access to your Account, your ability to post to this Website (or the Services) and (b) refuse, delete or remove, move or edit the content, in whole or in part, of any Postings; with or without cause and with or without notice, for any reason or no reason, or for any action that VIPL determines is inappropriate or disruptive to this Website or to any other user of this Website and/or Services. VIPL reserves the right to restrict the number of emails or other messages that you are allowed to send to other users to a number that VIPL deems appropriate in VIPL's sole discretion. VIPL may report to law enforcement authorities any actions that may be illegal, and any reports it receives of such conduct. When legally required or at VIPL's discretion, VIPL will cooperate with law enforcement agencies in any investigation of alleged illegal activity on this Website or on the Internet. VIPL does not and cannot review every product posted to the Website. These prohibitions do not require VIPL to monitor, police or remove any Postings or other information submitted by you or any other user.
(a) list product or offers relating to any product in a category that is inappropriate to the product they are offering;
(b) misrepresent the location at which they will provide a Product;
(c) include brand names or other inappropriate keywords in their Profile, Offer, Want, Feedback, or any other title or description relating to a Product;
(d) use misleading titles that do not accurately describe the Product; or
(e) include any information in their Profile that is fraudulent.
2. PROFILES AND OFFERS CANNOT USE TECHNIQUES TO AVOID OR CIRCUMVENT VIPL FEES
(a) offer a catalog or a link to a thirdparty website from which Users or any Registered User or user of the Website may obtain the catalog directly;
(b) exceed multiple Posting limits;
(c) post a single product but offer additional identical produc in the product description;
(d) charge fees for traveling further than desired to provide the Product;
(e) offer the opportunity through VIPL to purchase the Product or any other Product outside of VIPL;
(f) use their Profile page or user name to promote product not offered on or through the Website and/or prohibited product.
In case we realize that any Business is involved in any of the above activities, VIPL holds the sole discretion to blacklist the professional and withhold any outstanding credits or payments to the professional.
3. PROFILES AND OFFERS MUST PROMOTE A FAIR PLAYING FIELD AND PROVIDE A SAFE, SIMPLE, AND POSITIVE EXPERIENCE FOR ALL WEBSITE USERS
(a) solicit Service Users to mail cash or use other payment methods not specifically permitted by VIPL as approved payment methods;
(b) include links that do not conform to VIPL's policies with respect to thirdparty links;
(d) promote raffles, prizes, bonuses, games of chance, giveaways, or random drawings;
(e) use profanity in any Posting;
(f) acknowledge or credit a thirdparty Business for services or products directly connected with your particular Posting
(g) include thirdparty endorsements in a Posting; or
(h) create a Posting that does not offer a Service.
4. SANCTIONS FOR VIOLATING ANY OF THE RULES FOR BUSINESS
If a Business violates any of the abovereferenced rules in connection with his or her Posting, VIPL, in its sole discretion, may take any of the following actions: (a) cancel the Posting;
(b) limit the Business's Account privileges;
(c) suspend the Business's Account;
(d) cause the Business to forfeit any fees earned on a cancelled Posting; and/or
(e) decrease the Business's status earned via the Feedback page.
1. USERS SHALL NOT TAKE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS:
(a) commit to purchasing or using a Service without paying;
(b) sign up for, negotiate a price for, use, or otherwise solicit a Service with no intention of following through with your use of or payment for the Service;
(c) agree to purchase a Service when you do not meet the Business's terms as outlined in the Posting, or agree to purchase a Service with the intention of disrupting a Posting; or
(d) misuse any options made available now or in the future by VIPL in connection with the use or purchase of any Service.
2. SANCTIONS FOR VIOLATING ANY OF THE RULES FOR USERS
If a User violates any of the abovereferenced rules in connection with his or her Posting, VIPL, in its sole discretion, may take any of the following actions:
(a) cancel the Catalog;
(b) limit the User's Account privileges;
(c) suspend the User's Account; and/or
(d) decrease the User's status earned via the Feedback page.
1. NO CONFIDENTIALITY
The Website may now or in the future permit the submission of videos or other communications submitted by you and other users, including without limitation, your Profile, your Offer, your Wants, any Feedback, and all Submitted Content, and the hosting, sharing, and/or publishing of such Submitted Content. You understand that whether or not such Submitted Content is published, VIPL does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any Submitted Content.
You agree that any Submitted Content provided by you for which you authorize to be searchable by Registered Users who have access to the Website is provided on a nonproprietary and non confidential basis. You agree that VIPL shall be free to use or disseminate such freely searchable Submitted Content on an unrestricted basis for the purpose of providing the Services.
You are aware that any information provided by you in the Submitted Content towards locating a professional who ordinarily is bound to maintain confidentiality under law with his/her client (i.e. a doctor or a lawyer) is not extended to VIPL.
VIPL may also disclose user information including personal information if VIPL reasonably believes that disclosure
(i) is necessary in order to comply with a legal process (such as a court order, search warrant, etc.) or other legal requirement of any governmental authority,
(ii) would potentially mitigate VIPL’s liability in an actual or potential lawsuit,
(iii) is otherwise necessary or appropriate to protect our rights or property, or the rights or property of any person or entity,
(iv) to enforce this Agreement (including, but not limited to ensuring payment of fees by users), or
(v) as may be required or necessary to deter illegal behavior (including, but not limited to, fraud).
2. YOUR REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
You shall be solely responsible for your own Submitted Content and the consequences of posting or publishing it. In connection with Submitted Content, you affirm, represent, and/or warrant that:
3. YOUR OWNERSHIP RIGHTS AND LICENSE TO VIPL
You acknowledge and understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Website, including your Submitted Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.
You may remove your Submitted Content from the Website at any time. If you choose to remove your Submitted Content, the license granted above will automatically expire.
4. VIPL'S DISCLAIMERS AND RIGHT TO REMOVE
2. You acknowledge and understand that when using the Website, you will be exposed to Submitted Content from a variety of sources, and that VIPL is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Submitted Content. You further acknowledge and understand that you may be exposed to Submitted Content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against VIPL with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold VIPL, its owners, members, managers, operators, directors, officers, agents, affiliates, and/or licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of the Website.
3. You are solely responsible for the photos, profiles and other content, including, without limitation, Submitted Content that you publish or display on or through the Website, or transmit to other Website users. You understand and agree that VIPL may, in its sole discretion and without incurring any liability, review and delete or remove any Submitted Content that violates this Agreement or which might be offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of Website users or others.
If you send or transmit any communications, comments, questions, suggestions, or related materials to VIPL, whether by letter, email, telephone, or otherwise (collectively, "Suggestions"), suggesting or recommending changes to the Website, including, without limitation, new features or functionality relating thereto, all such Suggestions are, and will be treated as, non-confidential and nonproprietary. You hereby assign all right, title, and interest in, and VIPL is free to use, without any attribution or compensation to you, any ideas, know-how, concepts, techniques, or other intellectual property and proprietary rights contained in the Suggestions, whether or not patentable, for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, having manufactured, licensing, marketing, and selling, directly or indirectly, products and services using such Suggestions. You understand and agree that VIPL is not obligated to use, display, reproduce, or distribute any such ideas, know-how, concepts, or techniques contained in the Suggestions, and you have no right to compel such use, display, reproduction, or distribution or seek recognition if the Suggestions are in fact implemented.
VIPL has high regard for intellectual property and expects the same level of standard to be employed by its users. VIPL may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, terminate the Account or prohibit access to the Website of users who infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others.
If you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and/or trademark infringement, please send the following information to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
(i) identification of the copyrighted and/or trademarked work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
(ii) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled at the Website, and information reasonably sufficient to permit VIPL to locate the material.;
(iii) a written statement that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright and/or trademark owner, its agent, or the law;
(iv) information reasonably sufficient to permit VIPL to contact you as the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which you may be contacted;
(v) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive interest that is allegedly infringed; and (vi) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your report is accurate and that you are the owner of the exclusive right or authorized to act on the behalf of the owner of the exclusive right. A statement by you comprised of the foregoing points is referred to herein as the "Notice."
1. MODIFICATION OR CESSATION OF WEBSITE VIPL
reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice and in its sole discretion. You agree that VIPL shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of VIPL services.
2. TERMINATION BY VIPL
3. TERMINATION BY YOU
4. EFFECT OF TERMINATION
Unless VIPL has previously cancelled or terminated your use of the Website (in which case subsequent notice by VIPL shall not be required), if you provided a valid email address during registration, VIPL will notify you via email of any such termination or cancellation, which shall be effective immediately upon VIPL's delivery of such notice. Upon Termination of Service, the following shall occur: all licenses granted to you hereunder will immediately terminate; and you shall promptly destroy all copies of VIPL Data (as defined below), Marks (as defined below) and other content in your possession or control. You further acknowledge and agree that VIPL shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Website.
Upon Termination of Service, VIPL retains the right to use any data collected from your use of the Website for internal analysis and archival purposes, and all related licenses you have granted VIPL hereunder shall remain in effect for the foregoing purpose. In no event is VIPL obligated to return any Submitted Content to you. Sections K, L, M, N, O, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, and X, shall survive expiration or termination of the Website or your Account.
You agree to indemnify and hold VIPL, and its officers, managers, members, affiliates, successor, assigns, directors, agents, Business, suppliers, and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of the Termination of Service.
1. VIPL OWNS OR HOLDS THE LICENSES TO ALL DATA AND MARKS ON THE WEBSITE
The content on the Website (exclusive of all Submitted Content), including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like ("Data") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), are owned by VIPL. Other trademarks, names and logos on this Website are the property of their respective owners.
Data 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. VIPL reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Data. You agree not to use, copy, or distribute, any of the Data other than as expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of Submitted Content obtained through the Website for any commercial purposes. If you download or print a copy of the Data for personal use, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained thereon. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security features of the Website or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Data or enforce limitations on use of the Website or the Data therein.
2. VIPL'S LICENSE TO YOU FOR THE USE OF DATA AND MARKS
The Website may also contain Data of other users or licensors, which you shall not copy, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell.
1. FEES INCURRED BY Business
Joining VIPL, opening an Account, posting Product and viewing posted catalog is as per price plan offered by VIPL. VIPL reserves the right at its sole discretion to charge fees to Business for other services that VIPL may provide in the future. VIPL may also in certain categories require Business to make payments for following up on job leads i.e. requests posted by Service Users, and permitting the Business to contact the Service User (“Lead Fee”) irrespective of whether the job leads eventually result in a transaction or exchange of consideration for the service requested. In order to be eligible to make such Lead Fee payment, Business shall be required to make advance payments (“Credits”) from which the Lead Fee may be deducted as and when necessary. Whenever the Credits fall below the prescribed threshold, the Business shall be prompted to refill the Credits in order to continue enjoying the ability to follow up on leads and contacting Service Users. The Business is entitled to refund of credits that is credited back in their wallet in the following conditions:
1. Refunds are processed only when a customer has cancelled the request and not viewed your profile
2. Refunds are processed if the customer has not viewed quote and not cancelled request 4 days after your response In the event,
(i) the job lead is identified to be non-genuine, or
(ii) the Service User within 48 hours of posting a request on the Website withdraws the same by way of the Website or the mobile application only, or
(iii) the Business pays the Lead Fee to respond to the Service User’s request for service but the Service User does not open or access the Business’s response, the Lead Fee shall be reimbursed to the Business. The decision of VIPL pertaining to the above shall be final and binding. VIPL offers premium services to Business for a fee and may in the future offer additional services, like tax preparation and bookkeeping that Business can also choose to purchase. VIPL reserves the right to charge fees for these services at its sole discretion.
2. FEES INCURRED BY USERS
Joining VIPL, opening an Account, viewing posted catalog, and ordering or enquiring on posted catalog is free. VIPL currently does not charge Service Users for transactions completed on the Website between Users and Business. However, VIPL reserves the right to charge a fee to Users in the future on a per transaction basis or in any other manner, and reserves the right to do so in its sole discretion. Changes to this Fee Policy are effective after VIPL has provided you with thirty (30) days' notice by posting the changes on the Website.
You understand that we are acting solely as an intermediary for the collection of rents and fees between a User and a Business who choose to enter into an Agreement for Service. Because state and local tax laws vary significantly by locality, you understand and agree that you are solely responsible for determining your own tax reporting requirements in consultation with tax advisors, and that we cannot and do not offer tax advice to either hosts or guests. Further, you understand that VIPL shall not be responsible or liable in any manner in relation to tax liability of a User or a Business.
4. REFUND POLICY
All commissions payable to VIPL by Business on consummated transactions, i.e. License fee for posting catalog, are final and nonrefundable.
All money paid by Business in form of “Credits” are non-interest bearing and shall be refunded to the Business if they remain unutilised for a period greater than 364 days only. Such amounts shall not be refunded prior to that.
If poor customer service or inappropriate behaviour with customers results in the professional being delisted from the VIPL Partner platform, then all credits (purchased or promotional) will have to forfeited, and there will be no refund made in such a case.
1. NEGOTIATION WORKSHEET AND CONTRACT TEMPLATE
As a courtesy to Registered Users, to facilitate the negotiation and confirmation of the Agreement for Service, VIPL provides a general framework for negotiating the terms of Service (e.g., rate) ("Negotiation Worksheet"). Registered Users acknowledge and agree that (i) they are solely responsible for addressing all issues that exist now or may arise in the future in connection with the applicable Service; and (ii) it is solely up to such Registered Users, if they so desire, to enter into a signed, written contract, that addresses all of the relevant issues and memorializes the agreed upon Negotiation Worksheet. You should not rely on the any information or resources contained on the Website, including, without limitation, the Negotiation Worksheet, as a replacement or substitute for any professional, financial, legal or other advice or counsel. VIPL makes no representations and warranties, and expressly disclaims any and all liability, concerning actions taken by a user following the information or using the resources offered or provided on or through the Websites, including, without limitation, the Negotiation Worksheet. In no way will VIPL be responsible for any actions taken or not taken based on the information or resources provided on this Website. If you have a situation that requires professional advice, you should consult a qualified specialist. Do not disregard, avoid or delay obtaining professional advice from a qualified specialist because of information or resources that are provided on this Website, however provided.
2. VIPL IS NOT A PARTY TO ANY SERVICE CONTRACT
Each Registered User hereby acknowledges and agrees that VIPL is NOT a party to any oral or written Agreement for Service, Negotiation Worksheet, or any contract entered into between Registered Users in connection with any product offered, directly or indirectly, through the Website. Each Registered User acknowledges, agrees and understands that VIPL only seeks to provide a platform wherein the User and Business can be brought together and VIPL itself has not role in the execution or provision of Services.
3. NO AGENCY OR PARTNERSHIP
4. DISPUTES BETWEEN REGISTERED USERS
Subject to the provisions regarding disputes between Website participants in connection with Feedback, your interactions with individuals and/or organizations found on or through the Website, including payment of and performance of any Service, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such transactions or dealings, are solely between you and such individual or organization. You should take reasonable precautions and make whatever investigation or inquiries you deem necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any third party, including without limitation, Business and Users.
You understand that deciding whether to use the Services of a Business or provide Product to a User or use information contained in any Submitted Content, including, without limitation, Postings, Offers, Wants and/or Feedback, is your personal decision for which alone are responsible. You understand that VIPL does not warrant and cannot make representations as to the suitability of any individual you may decide to interact with on or through the Website and/or the accuracy or suitability of any advice, information, or recommendations made by any individual. While VIPL may attempt to seek information about the background of a Business, either via a telephonic or inperson interview, review of past work/customer feedback and/or check presence online (if available) on Facebook, personalised website, LinkedIn, Twitter etc., you understand that Business may register themselves suo moto. You also understand that any so called background check undertaken by VIPL is not exhaustive to the extent to determine previous criminal antecedents and hence, at the end of the day, the Service User should take an informed decision on his/her own accord and keep in mind the fact that VIPL only seeks to provide a platform wherein Users and Business have an opportunity to meet each other.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, YOU AGREE THAT SINCE VIPL only seeks to provide a platform wherein the Service User and Business can be brought together and VIPL itself has not role in the execution or provision of Services ITSELF, VIPL SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY SORT WHATSOEVER INCURRED AS THE RESULT OF ANY SUCH TRANSACTION OR DEALINGS. IF THERE IS A DISPUTE BETWEEN PARTICIPANTS ON THE WEBSITE, OR BETWEEN REGISTERED USERS OR ANY WEBSITE USER AND ANY THIRD PARTY, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT VIPL IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO BECOME INVOLVED. IN THE EVENT THAT A DISPUTE ARISES BETWEEN YOU AND ONE OR MORE WEBSITE USERS, REGISTERED USERS OR ANY THIRD PARTY, YOU HEREBY RELEASE VIPL, ITS OFFICERS, MANAGERS, MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AGENTS, AND SUCCESSORS IN RIGHTS FROM ANY CLAIMS, DEMANDS, AND DAMAGES (ACTUAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL) OF EVERY KIND OR NATURE, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED OR UNSUSPECTED, FORESEEABLE OR UNFORESEEABLE, DISCLOSED OR UNDISCLOSED, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO SUCH DISPUTES AND/OR THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICE PROVIDED THEREUNDER.
1. GOVERNING LAW
Aspects of the Website and other VIPL services may be supported by advertising revenue. As such, VIPL may display advertisements and promotions on the service. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by VIPL on the Website are subject to change and the appearance of advertisements on the Website does not necessarily imply endorsement by VIPL of any advertised products or services. You agree that VIPL shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred by you as a result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Website.
YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE SHALL BE AT YOUR OWN RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, AND VIPL AND ITS OFFICERS, MANAGERS, MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, BUSINESS, SUPPLIERS, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, AND MAKE NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS, OR GUARANTEES IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, ANY DATA, MATERIALS, SUBMITTED CONTENT, RELATING TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL CONTAINED OR PRESENTED ON THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE MATERIALS, DATAAND SUBMITTED CONTENT OF OTHER USERS OF THIS SITE OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES. UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY STATED, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, DATA, MATERIALS, SUBMITTED CONTENT, AND ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL CONTAINED OR PRESENTED ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" AND "WHEREIS" BASIS WITH NO WARRANTY OF IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRDPARTY RIGHTS. VIPL DOES NOT PROVIDE ANY WARRANTIES AGAINST ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF DATA, CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SUBSTANCE OF THE WEBSITE OR SUBMITTED CONTENT, ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE WEBSITE, ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY OR SERVICE USER OR SERVICE PROVIDER, OR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY DATA, CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SUBSTANCE OF THE WEBSITE OR SUBMITTED CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE. VIPL DOES NOT ENDORSE, WARRANT, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED SITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISEMENT. VIPL WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND ANY PARTY, INCLUDING THIRD PARTY BUSINESS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE USE OF ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE, AND THE PUBLISHING OR POSTING OF ANY MATERIAL THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.
1. IN NO EVENT SHALL VIPL, OR ITS RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, MANAGERS, MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, BUSINESS, SUPPLIERS, ATTORNEYS OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY
(I) ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OFFERED BY ANY BUSINESS VIA THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING SERVICES PROVIDED PURSUANT TO AN AGREEMENT FORMED INDEPENDENTLY OF THE WEBSITE, WHETHER OR NOT AN AGREEMENT FOR SERVICE FORMED VIA THE WEBSITE IS IN EFFECT;
(II) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF DATA, MARKS, CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS OR SUBSTANCE OF THE WEBSITE OR SUBMITTED CONTENT;
(III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN;
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