1.2 This website (“Website”) includes without limitation: (a) the NOVATIUM website, or any of its sub domain websites / URLs / links and any on-line services accessible via the Website (collectively the “Services”); (b) information such as technical, contractual, product, program, pricing, marketing, and other valuable information (“Information”); and (c) content such as data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or other materials (“Content”). NOVATIUM controls and operates its websites from various locations and makes no representation that this Website is appropriate or available for use in all locations. NOVATIUM products and services may not be available in Your location, and deliverables may vary among locations. If You are using the Website on behalf of Your employer, You represent and warrant that You are authorised to accept these Terms on Your employer’s behalf, and that Your employer agrees to indemnify You and NOVATIUM for violations of these Terms. In addition to the Terms and unless otherwise noted, the standard NOVATIUM terms and conditions of sale in your jurisdiction govern purchases You make through the Website, unless You have in effect a separate valid written purchase or license agreement with NOVATIUM for that product or service, in which case that separate agreement governs, and in cases of conflict, prevails.
2. YOUR OBLIGATIONS AND CONDUCT
2.1 In consideration of Your use of the Website, You agree to: (a) provide accurate, current, and complete information about You as may be prompted by a registration form on the Website (the “Registration Data”); (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data, and any information You provide to NOVATIUM, to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) accept all risks of unauthorised access to information and Registration Data. You have sole responsibility for adequate protection and backup of data and/or equipment used in connection with the Website.
2.2 You are entirely responsible for all Content that You upload, post or otherwise transmit via the Website. You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit via the Website Content that: (a) is inaccurate, harmful, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, racist, violent, offensive, harassing, or otherwise objectionable to NOVATIUM or other users of the Website; (b) includes unauthorised disclosure of personal information; (c) violates or infringes anyone’s intellectual property rights; or (d) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment. NOVATIUM reserves the right to edit or remove Content that violates these Terms or that contains third-party commercial advertisements.
2.3 You agree that You will not use the Website to: (a) transmit spam, bulk or unsolicited communications; (b) pretend to be NOVATIUM or someone else, or spoof NOVATIUM’s or someone else’s identity; (c) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers (including URLs) in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Services; (d) misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (e) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to use the Website; (f) engage in activities that would violate any fiduciary relationship, any applicable local, state, national or international law, or any regulations having the force of law, including but not limited to attempting to compromise the security of any networked account or site, operating an illegal lottery or gambling operation, stalking, or making threats of harm; or (g) collect or store personal data about other users unless specifically authorised by such users.
3. CONFIDENTIALITY OF NOVATIUM INFORMATION
3.1 You may obtain direct access via the Website to certain confidential information of NOVATIUM and its suppliers or other affiliates, including without limitation technical, contractual, product, program, pricing, marketing and other valuable information that should reasonably be understood as confidential (“Confidential Information”). You must hold Confidential Information in strict confidence. Title to Confidential Information remains with NOVATIUM and its suppliers.
3.2 Your obligations regarding Confidential Information expire three (3) years after the date of disclosure. Upon termination of the Terms or NOVATIUM’s written request, You must cease use of Confidential Information and return or destroy it.
3.3 The Terms impose no obligation upon You with respect to Confidential Information that You can establish by legally sufficient evidence:
(a) You possessed prior to Your receipt from NOVATIUM, without an obligation to maintain its confidentiality.
(b) is or becomes generally known to the public through no act or omission by You, or otherwise without violation of the Terms.
(c) You obtained from a third party who had the right to disclose it, without an obligation to keep such information confidential.
(d) You independently developed without the use of Confidential Information and without the participation of individuals who have had access to it, or
(e) in response to a valid order by a court or other governmental body, as otherwise required by law, or as necessary to establish the rights of either party under these Terms and as disclosed after prior notice to NOVATIUM adequate to afford NOVATIUM the opportunity to object to the disclosure.
4. CONTENT SUBMITTED TO NOVATIUM
4.2. NOVATIUM and its designated representative reserve the right to monitor, restrict access to, edit or remove any Content that is available via the Website.
5. GOVERNING LAW AND JURIDISCTION
This agreement is governed by the laws of Republic of India. You hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of Madras High Court, Chennai (formerly Madras)
You can offer your views, suggestions, if any, on the Contact Address provided on the web site.
You agree to indemnify and hold NOVATIUM and its subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, licensors, suppliers, alliance members, other partners, employees and representatives harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable Legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Your Content, Your use of or connection to the Website (including any use by You on behalf of Your employer), Your violation of the Terms, or Your violation of any rights of another.
7. NOTICES, MODIFICATION AND TERMINATION OF SERVICES, AMENDMENT OF TERMS
NOVATIUM may provide notice to You via email, regular mail, or posting notices or links to notices on the Website. NOVATIUM reserves the right at any time to modify, suspend or terminate the Services (or any part thereof), and/or Your use of or access to them, with or without notice. NOVATIUM may also delete, or bar access to or use of, all related Information and files. NOVATIUM will not be liable to You or any third-party for any modification, suspension, or termination of the Services, or loss of related information. NOVATIUM may amend these Terms at any time by posting the amended terms on this Website.
8. ADVERTISEMENTS AND PROMOTIONS
NOVATIUM may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on the Website. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than NOVATIUM found on or through the Website, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, shall be solely between You and such advertiser. NOVATIUM 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 non-NOVATIUM advertisers on the Website.
9. LINKED SITES CONTENT
You may find links to other Internet sites or resources on the Website. You acknowledge and agree that NOVATIUM is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. NOVATIUM will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any actual or alleged damage or loss 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
10. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
10.1. Except as expressly authorised by NOVATIUM, You agree not to reproduce, modify, rent, lease, sell, distribute, download, transmit, or create derivative works of the Content of others, in whole or in part, by any means. You must not modify, de-compile, or reverse-engineer any software NOVATIUM discloses to You, and You must not remove or modify any copyright or trademark notice, or other notice of ownership.
10.2. “NOVATIUM Trademarks” means all names, marks, brands, logos, designs, slogans and other designations NOVATIUM uses in connection with its products and services. You agree to comply with the NOVATIUM Trademark and Logo Usage Policies in effect . You may write to NOVATIUM for these policies in details. You may not remove or alter any NOVATIUM Trademarks, or co-brand your own products or material with NOVATIUM Trademarks, without NOVATIUM’s prior written consent. You acknowledge NOVATIUM’s sole and exclusive rights in NOVATIUM Trademarks & Logos. You agree not to incorporate any NOVATIUM Trademarks into Your trademarks, service marks, company names, Internet addresses, domain names, or any other similar designations, for use on or in connection with computer or Internet-related products, services or technologies.
10.3. NOVATIUM is committed to respecting others’ intellectual property rights, and we ask our users to do the same. If You believe that Your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement on our Website, please contact us by visiting our website located at http://www.novatium.com or any of its sub domain websites / URLs / links.
10.4. Unless explicitly stated herein, nothing in these Terms shall be construed as conferring any license to intellectual property rights, whether explicit, implication, or otherwise. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute and download Content owned by NOVATIUM on this Website provided that: (a) the copyright notice pertaining to the Content remains, and a permission notice (e.g., “Used with permission”) is added to such Content; (b) the use of such Content is solely for personal and non-commercial use; (c) such Content will not be copied or posted on any networked computer or published in any medium, except as explicitly permitted by valid permission or license covering such materials; and (d) no modifications are made to such Content. This permission terminates automatically without notice if You breach any of the terms or conditions in this Section
11. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
11.1. Your use of the website is at your sole risk unless otherwise explicitly stated. The website, including the information, services and content (as defined in section 1.2) is provided on an “as is” “as available” and “with all faults” basis. NOVATIUM disclaims all express or implied conditions, representations, and warranties of any kind, including any implied warranty or condition of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. NOVATIUM makes no representations, warranties, conditions or guarantees as to the usefulness, quality, suitability, truth, accuracy or completeness of the website.
11.2. NOVATIUM makes no warranty or representation that: (a) the website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; (b) the results that may be obtained from the use of the website will be accurate or reliable; (c) the quality of any products, services, content, information, or other material purchased or obtained from the website will meet your expectations or requirements; or (d) any errors in the website will be corrected.
11.3. You assume all risk for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from obtaining any content from the website, including any damages resulting from computer viruses.
12. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
12.1. NOVATIUM is not liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages (including, without limitation, loss of business, revenue, profits, goodwill, use, data, electronically transmitted orders, or other economic advantage) arising out of or in connection with the website, even if NOVATIUM has previously been advised of, or reasonably could have foreseen, the possibility of such damages, however they arise, whether in breach of contract or in tort (including negligence), including without limitation damages due to: (a) the use of or the inability to use the website; (b) 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 website; (c) statements or conduct of any third party on the website, including without limitation unauthorised access to or alteration of transmissions or data, malicious or criminal behaviour, or false or fraudulent transactions; or (d) content or information you may download, use, modify or distribute.
12.2. To the extent that any jurisdiction does not allow the exclusion or limitation of direct, incidental or consequential damages, portions of the above limitation or exclusion may not apply.
14. GENERAL TERMS
14.1 The Terms constitute the entire agreement between You and NOVATIUM relating to their subject matter, and cancel and supersede any prior versions of the Terms. No modification to the Terms will be binding, unless in writing and signed by an authorised NOVATIUM representative. You must not assign or otherwise transfer the Terms or any right granted hereunder. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when You use NOVATIUM or third-party products or services.
14.2 You agree that any material breach of Sections 2, 3, 4, 6, and 10 of the Terms will result in irreparable harm to NOVATIUM for which damages would be an inadequate remedy and, therefore, in addition to its rights and remedies otherwise available at law, NOVATIUM will be entitled to equitable relief, including both a preliminary and permanent injunction, if such a breach occurs. You waive any requirement for the posting of a bond or other security if NOVATIUM seeks such an injunction.
14.3 Rights and obligations under the Terms which by their nature should survive will remain in full effect after termination or expiration of the Terms. The Website may contain statements that regarding market expectations and opportunities, expectations about financials, research and development and strategies, statements concerning NOVATIUM’s roadmaps, market share growth, and product and service development and introduction, and our continuous evaluation of the competitiveness of our product and service offerings. These forward-looking statements are just predictions and involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from results discussed in the forward-looking statements. Factors that may cause such a difference include risks related to adverse changes in general economic conditions, failure to reduce costs, lack of success in technical advancements, the timely development, production and acceptance of new products and services, and NOVATIUM’s ability to compete in a highly competitive and rapidly changing marketplace. Your use of such statements for making any decision related to your business or personal reasons will be to your exclusive and sole risks and costs.
14.4 Any express waiver or failure to exercise promptly any right under the Terms will not create a continuing waiver or any expectation of non-enforcement. If any provision of the Terms is held invalid by any law or regulation of any government, or by any court or arbitrator, the parties agree that such provision will be replaced with a new provision that accomplishes the original business purpose, and the other provisions of the Terms will remain in full force and effect.
Personal Information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, a home or other physical address, an e-mail address or other contact information, whether at work or at home. In general, you can visit NOVATIUM’s web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself.
We may also collect the information about pages you visit / access, the links you click on our site, the number of times you access the page. This may be done by some of our web pages by utilizing “cookies” and other tracking technologies.
Choice And Use Of Personal Information
You may choose whether or not to provide us with your Personal Information. If you choose to provide us with your Personal Information on the web, we may use it, including but not limited to, help us provide the services requested by you, to tailor our site to your interest, to contact you as a survey respondent, to send you promotional materials, to direct our efforts for product improvement.
You can terminate your account / registration as user at any time. However, your information may remain stored in archive on our servers even after the deletion or the termination of your account.
Wherever your Personal Information may be held within NOVATIUM or on its behalf, we intend to take reasonable and appropriate steps to protect the Personal Information that you share with us from un-authorised access or disclosure.
Access / Accuracy
To the extent that you provide us with Personal Information, NOVATIUM wishes to maintain accurate Personal Information.
When we collect Personal Information from you on the web, our objective is to provide a means of contacting NOVATIUM should you need to update or modify the at information. In such an event you may do so by sending an email to “firstname.lastname@example.org” website.
The NOVATIUM site contains links to other Web sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such web sites which we do not own, manage or control.
We reserve the right to change or update this policy at any time by placing a prominent notice on our site. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon posting to this site.
You can offer your views, suggestions, if any, on the Contact Address provided on the web site.