Terms and conditions and privacy policy

Welcome to THE LEGAL PRESS

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the web site, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the Website or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by THE LEGAL PRESS, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms.

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

We do not provide legal, professional or any other advice and you should always seek independent advice before acting on any information on the website.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
We take all care in ensuring that all information we provide in the website is accurate but we are not responsible for any loss suffered by you as a consequence of any that action you take or omit to take on the basis of any of the information we provide.

We are not be liable for any loss suffered by you through the use of the website howsoever caused, including loss caused through but not limited to our negligence, breach of contract, copyright infringement, breach of other intellectual property rights or defamation.

We are not liable for content published on the website by users of the website. If any such content appears to be inappropriate to us, we reserve the right to take down such content.

You shall not publish or cause to be published any unlawful, defamatory, obscene, offensive, harmful or otherwise objectionable content on the website.

We shall not sell, market, trade, or transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. We may release your information when the release is required to comply with the law, enforce our policies, protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

This website contains material which is owned by us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

You must refrain from using the website in any way that causes damage to the website or in any unlawful, harmful or fraudulent manner. Any such use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

You must respect the use of the website by other users and not interfere with their legitimate use of the website and our services.

 
You hereby agree not to post material including spamming which is deliberately intended to upset other users.

From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies and, therefore, we owe no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

When registering on our site, you may be asked to enter your name, e-mail address, location. We may also collect information about your computer, your IP address and your use of this website. Any of such information which we collect from you may be used to improve our website or to administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.

We will take all reasonable and necessary care to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access our website.
THE LEGAL PRESS does not subscribe to the views of authors and does not in any way confirm or deny the opinion expressed therein, and shall not be treated as the opinion of THE LEGAL PRESS.

When you join THE LEGAL PRESS, the details you enter on the registration form will be used by us to provide you with our premium services. While registering, you agree to provide your real first name, last name, e-mail address and truthful personal information.

You agree to keep your username and password safe from use by third parties and not share your registration details with anyone else. You will be liable to indemnify us against any unauthorised use of your username and password, howsoever caused.

We reserve the right to delete, disable and/or restrict your account.
Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to the website, we do not guarantee this nor do we accept any responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of India and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in HYDERABAD.

Your THE LEGAL PRESS Account and Site. If you create a blog/site on the Website, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and blog, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the blog. You must not describe or assign keywords to your blog in a misleading or unlawful manner, including in a manner intended to trade on the name or reputation of others, and THE LEGAL PRESS may change or remove any description or keyword that it considers inappropriate or unlawful, or otherwise likely to cause THE LEGAL PRESS liability. You must immediately notify THE LEGAL PRESS of any unauthorized uses of your blog, your account or any other breaches of security. THE LEGAL PRESS will not be liable for any acts or omissions by You, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

Responsibility of Contributors. If you operate a blog, comment on a blog, post material to the Website, post links on the Website, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the Website (any such material, “Content”), You are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of whether the Content in question constitutes text, graphics, an audio file, or computer software. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that:

  • the downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party;
  • if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either (i) received permission from your employer to post or make available the Content, including but not limited to any software, or (ii) secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to the Content;
  • you have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to end users any required terms;
  • the Content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content;
  • the Content is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content designed to drive traffic to third party sites or boost the search engine rankings of third party sites, or to further unlawful acts (such as phishing) or mislead recipients as to the source of the material (such as spoofing);
  • the Content is not pornographic, does not contain threats or incite violence towards individuals or entities, and does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party;
  • your blog is not getting advertised via unwanted electronic messages such as spam links on newsgroups, email lists, other blogs and web sites, and similar unsolicited promotional methods;
  • your blog is not named in a manner that misleads your readers into thinking that you are another person or company. For example, your blog’s URL or name is not the name of a person other than yourself or company other than your own; and
  • you have, in the case of Content that includes computer code, accurately categorized and/or described the type, nature, uses and effects of the materials, whether requested to do so by THE LEGAL PRESS or otherwise.

By submitting Content to THE LEGAL PRESS for inclusion on your Website, you grant THE LEGAL PRESS a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing and promoting your blog. If you delete Content, THE LEGAL PRESS will use reasonable efforts to remove it from the Website, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable.

Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, THE LEGAL PRESS has the right (though not the obligation) to, in THE LEGAL PRESS sole discretion (i) refuse or remove any content that, in THE LEGAL PRESS reasonable opinion, violates any THE LEGAL PRESS policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of the Website to any individual or entity for any reason, in THE LEGAL PRESS sole discretion. THE LEGAL PRESS will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.

 

Responsibility of Website Visitors. THE LEGAL PRESS has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, posted to the Website, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating the Website, THE LEGAL PRESS does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The Website may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. The Website may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. THE LEGAL PRESS disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the Website, or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.

 

Limitation of Liability. In no event will THE LEGAL PRESS, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement for substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to THE LEGAL PRESS under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. THE LEGAL PRESS shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

General Representation and Warranty. You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the Website will be in strict accordance with the THE LEGAL PRESS Privacy Policy, with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside) and (ii) your use of the Website will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

Indemnification. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless THE LEGAL PRESS, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

Miscellaneous. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between THE LEGAL PRESS and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of THE LEGAL PRESS, or by the posting by THE LEGAL PRESS of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of the Website will be governed by the laws of the TELANGANA, excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the state and federal courts located in HYDERABAD. Except for claims for injunctive or equitable relief or claims regarding intellectual property rights (which may be brought in any competent court without the posting of a bond), any dispute arising under this Agreement shall be finally settled in accordance with the Comprehensive Arbitration Rules of the Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Service, Inc. (“JAMS”) by three arbitrators appointed in accordance with such Rules. The arbitration shall take place in HYDERABAD, in the English language and the arbitral decision may be enforced in any court. The prevailing party in any action or proceeding to enforce this Agreement shall be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; THE LEGAL PRESS may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.

Privacy Policy:

THE LEGAL PRESS (“THE LEGAL PRESS“) operates THE LEGAL PRESS and may operate other websites. It is THE LEGAL PRESS policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, THE LEGAL PRESS collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. THE LEGAL PRESS purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how THE LEGAL PRESS visitors use its website. From time to time, THE LEGAL PRESS may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

THE LEGAL PRESS also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on THE LEGAL PRESS blogs/sites. THE LEGAL PRESS only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to THE LEGAL PRESS websites choose to interact with THE LEGAL PRESS in ways that require THE LEGAL PRESS to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that THE LEGAL PRESS gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at THE LEGAL PRESS to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with THE LEGAL PRESS are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, THE LEGAL PRESS collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with THE LEGAL PRESS. THE LEGAL PRESS does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

THE LEGAL PRESS may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. THE LEGAL PRESS may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, THE LEGAL PRESS does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

THE LEGAL PRESS discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on THE LEGAL PRESS behalf or to provide services available at THE LEGAL PRESS websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using THE LEGAL PRESS websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. THE LEGAL PRESS will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, THE LEGAL PRESS discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when THE LEGAL PRESS believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of THE LEGAL PRESS, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an THE LEGAL PRESS website and have supplied your email address, THE LEGAL PRESS may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with THE LEGAL PRESS and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. THE LEGAL PRESS takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. THE LEGAL PRESS uses cookies to help THE LEGAL PRESS identify and track visitors, their usage of THE LEGAL PRESS website, and their website access preferences. THE LEGAL PRESS visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using THE LEGAL PRESS websites, with the drawback that certain features of THE LEGAL PRESS websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If THE LEGAL PRESS, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that THE LEGAL PRESS goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of THE LEGAL PRESS may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by THE LEGAL PRESS and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, THE LEGAL PRESS may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in THE LEGAL PRESS sole discretion. THE LEGAL PRESS encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a THE LEGAL PRESS account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.