TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE AND USE

  1. GENERAL

This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules thereunder as applicable, and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes, as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000.

  1. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures. This document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 that require publishing the rules and regulations, privacy policy and Terms of Use for access or usage of the services known as Zald applications on Mobile devices and Website www.zald.in respectively (hereinafter referred to as the “Mobile Application/ Website) which are owned and operated by M/s Precept Labs, a Private Limited Company incorporated under the Laws of India (hereinafter referred to as the “Company”) having its registered office at Survey No. 78/6, Bellandur Village, Bangalore-560103, India, where such expression shall, unless repugnant to the context thereof, be deemed to include its respective representatives, administrators, employees, directors, officers, agents and their successors and assigns.

  1. For the purpose of these Terms of Use (“Terms”), wherever the context so requires,
  1. The term ‘You’ & ‘User’, shall mean any legal person or entity accessing or using the services provided on these Mobile Application/ Website and who is competent to enter into binding contracts, as per the laws of India.
  2. The terms ‘We’, ‘Us’, ‘Our’ shall mean the Mobile Application/ Website and/or the Company, as the context so requires.
  3. The term ‘Service’ or ‘Services’ shall mean the business of providing a platform to establish an online market for local sellers and buyers, and to carry out their respective business within the local limits.
  4. The terms ‘Party’ and ‘Parties’ shall respectively be used to refer to the User and the Company individually and collectively, as the context so requires.

  1. The headings of each section in these Terms are only for the purpose of organizing the various provisions under these Terms in an orderly manner, and shall not be used by either Party to interpret the provisions contained herein in any manner. Further, it is specifically agreed to by the Parties that the headings shall have no legal or contractual value.

  1. The use of these Mobile Application/ Website by the User is solely governed by these Terms as well as the Privacy Policy, and any modifications or amendments made thereto by the Company, from time to time, at its sole discretion. If You continue to access and use these Mobile Application/ Website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following Terms and Conditions of Use and Our Privacy Policy. The User expressly agrees and acknowledges that these Terms and Policy are co-terminus in nature, and that expiry/termination of either one will lead to the termination of the other.

  1. The User unequivocally agrees that these Terms and the aforementioned Policy constitute a legally binding agreement between the User and the Company, and that the User shall be subject to the rules, guidelines, policies, terms, and conditions applicable to any service that is provided by the Mobile Application/ Website, and that the same shall be deemed to be incorporated into these Terms, and shall be treated as part and parcel of the same. The User acknowledges and agrees that no signature or express act is required to make these Terms and the Policy binding on the User, and that the User’s act of visiting any part of the Mobile Application/ Website constitutes the User’s full and final acceptance of these Terms and the aforementioned Policy.

  1. The Company reserves the sole and exclusive right to amend or modify these Terms without any prior permission or intimation to the User, and the User expressly agrees that any such amendments or modifications shall come into effect immediately. The User has a duty to periodically check the terms and stay updated on its requirements. If the User continues to use the Mobile Application/ Website following such a change, the User will be deemed to have consented to any and all amendments/modifications made to the Terms. In so far as the User complies with these Terms, it is granted a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited privilege to access and use the Mobile Application/ Website and the Services. If the User does not adhere to the changes, You must stop using the Services at once. Your continuous use of the Services will signify your acceptance of the changed terms.

  1. REGISTRATION

To fully avail the Services of the Mobile Application/ Website mentioned hereinabove, with the extended features, a one-time User registration is required. The User registration is done by providing User’s phone number and One Time Password(OTP) authentication.

Users are required to complete the registration formalities by providing additional details including but not limited to Users full name, address, email ID, mobile number, billing information etc. The Mobile Application/ Website may request other optional information, but the same shall be clearly indicated to be optional in nature.

The Mobile Application/ Website also requires you to give the Application access to the following services but not limited to messages, photo gallery, camera and current location. This information is used to provide Users with important services and information that may be customised to their geographic, demographic, interests, and desired experience.

Use of these Mobile Application/ Website are available only to those above the age of 18 years, barring those “Incompetent to Contract” which inter alia include insolvents. If you are a minor and wish to use the Mobile Application/ Website as a User, You may do so through your legal guardian and the Company reserves the right to terminate your personal information knowledge of you being a minor and having registered on the Mobile Application/ Website or availing any of its Services.

Further, at any time during Your use of these Mobile Application/ Website, including but not limited to the time of providing your information,  You are solely responsible for protecting the confidentiality of Your OTP and phone number, and any activity under the account shall be deemed to have been done by You. In the case that you provide us with false and/or inaccurate details or we have reason to believe you have done so, we hold the right to permanently suspend or discontinue services provided to you. You agree that you will take sole responsibility for any activities or actions under your relevant name and information, whether or not you have authorized such activities or actions. You will immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your personal information.

  1. SERVICE OVERVIEW

The Mobile Application/ Website provides an online platform for local sellers to connect with buyers within serviceable limits and deliver such products to the buyers.

  1. ELIGIBILITY

The User represents and warrants that they are competent and eligible to enter into legally binding agreements and that they have the requisite authority to bind themselves to these Terms, as determined by the provisions of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 and other relevant laws of India. The User may not use the Mobile Application/ Website if they are not competent to contract under the Indian Contract Act, 1872, or are disqualified from doing so by any other applicable law, rule or regulation currently in force.

  1. CONTENT

All text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, brand names, descriptions, sounds, music and artwork (collectively, ‘Content’), is generated/provided or based on information provided by third parties and We have no control and make no guarantees regarding the quality, the accuracy, integrity or genuineness of such Content. All the Content displayed on the Mobile Application/ Website are subject to copyright and shall not be reused by any party (or third party) without the prior written consent of the Company and the copyright owner.

The User is solely responsible for the integrity, authenticity, quality and genuineness of the content provided on the Mobile Application/ Website and whilst feedback and comments by Users shall be made via the Mobile Application/ Website, the Mobile Application/ Website bear no liability whatsoever for any feedback or comments made by the Users or made in respect of any of the content on the Mobile Application/ Website. Further, the Mobile Application/ Website reserves its right to suspend the personal information of any User for an indefinite period to be decided at the discretion of the Mobile Application/ Website, or to terminate the personal information of any User who is found to have created or shared or submitted any Content or part thereof that is found to be untrue/inaccurate/misleading. The User shall be solely responsible for making good any financial or legal losses incurred through the creation/sharing/submission of Content or part thereof that is deemed to be untrue/inaccurate/misleading

The Users have a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited privilege to access the Content on the Mobile Application/ Website. Users shall not copy, adapt, and modify any content without written permission of the Company.

  1. TERM

These Terms shall continue to form a valid and binding contract between the Parties, and shall continue to be in full force and effect until the User continues to access and use the services and Mobile Application/ Websites.

A User may terminate their use of the services and Mobile Application/ Websites at any time. The Company may terminate these Terms and close a User’s personal information at any time without notice and/or suspend or terminate a User’s access to the Mobile Application/ Website at any time and for any reason, in its sole discretion. Such suspension or termination shall not limit our right to take any other action against you that we consider appropriate. 

It is also hereby declared that the Company may discontinue the services and Mobile Application/ Websites without any prior notice.

  1. TERMINATION

The Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to unilaterally terminate the User’s access to the Services, or any portion thereof, at any time, without notice or cause. The Mobile Application/ Website also reserve the universal right to deny access to particular Users, to any/all of its Services without any prior notice/explanation in order to protect the interests of the Mobile Application/ Website and/or other visitors to the Mobile Application/ Website. The Mobile Application/ Website reserve the right to limit, deny or create different access to the Mobile Application/ Website and its features with respect to different Users, or to change any of the features or introduce new features without prior notice. The User shall continue to be bound by these Terms, and it is expressly agreed to by the Parties that the User shall not have the right to terminate these Terms till the expiry of the same.

  1. COMMUNICATION

By using this Services and Mobile Application/ Websites, and providing his/her identity and contact information to the Company through the Mobile Application/ Website, the User hereby agrees and consents to receiving calls, auto-dialled and/or pre-recorded message calls, e-mails, and SMSs from the Company and/or any of its affiliates or partners at any time, subject to the Privacy Policy. In the event that the User wishes to stop receiving any such marketing, special offers or promotional calls/email messages/text messages, the User may unsubscribe via email at contact@zald.in. The User agrees and acknowledges that it may take up to fifteen (15) business days for the Company to give effect to such a request by the User. The user can contact for support for the Mobile Application/ Website or services at contact@zald.in

The User expressly agrees that notwithstanding anything contained hereinabove, it may be contacted by the Company or any of its affiliates/partners relating to any service availed of by the User on the Mobile Application/ Website or anything pursuant thereto and the User agrees to indemnify the Company from any and all harassment claims. It is expressly agreed to by the Parties that any information shared by the User with the Company shall be governed by the Privacy Policy.

  1. CHARGES

Service Charges

Access to the Mobile Application/ Website are free for Users and this includes accessing the basic details, information and services.  Access for local business may be free for a limited period (trial period) and be charged upon expiry of the free trial period. We reserve the right to amend the charges for the services rendered. In case that happens, Users will be intimated of the same, and it will be up to you to decide whether or not you will continue with services offered by us. Such changes are effective as soon as you are notified or they are posted on the Mobile Application/ Website, whichever is earlier.

Payment Methods

The Users acknowledge that one or more of the following modes of payment shall be accepted on the Web App:

  1. Through credit/debit cards
  2. Through internet banking
  3. PayPal or other 3rd party payment service providers
  4. Cash on Delivery

The User/s acknowledges that a minimum of one of the above payment methods shall be offered on the Mobile Application/ Website. The Users are solely responsible for the genuineness of credentials and payment information provided on the Mobile Application/ Website and the Mobile Application/ Website shall not be liable for any consequences, direct or indirect, resulting from the provision of incorrect or untrue credentials or payment information by any Users.

Further, the Mobile Application/ Website do not bear any liability for any activities, breaches, discrepancies or technical problems experienced by the Users whilst using any third-party payment gateway to make payments. The relationship between the Users and third-party payment gateway shall be governed by the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy of the said payment gateway, and the Mobile Application/ Website shall not be associated with any dispute arising therefrom.

  1. USER OBLIGATIONS AND FORMAL UNDERTAKINGS AS TO CONDUCT

The User agrees and acknowledges that they are a restricted User of this Mobile Application/ Website, and that they:

  1. Agree to provide genuine credentials during the process of registration on the Mobile Application/ Website. You shall not use a fictitious identity to register. We are not liable if the User has provided incorrect information.
  2. Agree to ensure the email address, address and mobile number provided during are valid at all times and shall keep your information accurate and up-to-date. The User can update their details anytime.
  3. Agree that they are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your personal information.
  4. Understand and acknowledge that the data submitted is manually entered in to the database of the Mobile Application/ Website. The User also acknowledges the fact that data so entered into the database is for the purpose of easy and ready reference for the User, and to streamline the services through the Mobile Application/ Website.
  5. Authorize the Mobile Application/ Website to use, store or otherwise process certain personal information and all published Content, Customer Purchases, offer redemption's, Customer locations, User comments, reviews and ratings for personalization of offers, marketing and promotional purposes and for optimisation of User-related options and services.
  6. Understand and agree that, to the fullest extent permissible by law, the Mobile Application/ Website/Company and their successors and assigns, or any of their affiliates or their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, representatives, operational service providers, advertisers or suppliers shall not be liable for any loss or damage, of any kind, direct or indirect, in connection with or arising from use of the Mobile Application/ Website or from this terms of use, including, but not limited to, compensatory, consequential, incidental, indirect, special or punitive damages.
  7. Are bound not to cut, copy, modify, recreate, reverse engineer, distribute, disseminate, post, publish or create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information or obtained from the Mobile Application/ Website. Any such use/limited use of the Mobile Application/ Website will only be allowed with the prior express written permission of the Company.
  8. Agree not to access (or attempt to access) the Mobile Application/ Website and/or the materials or services by any means other than through the interface provided by the Mobile Application/ Website. The use of deep-link, 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 Mobile Application/ Website or its content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Mobile Application/ Website, materials or any content, or to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not specifically made available through the Mobile Application/ Website will lead to suspension or termination of the User’s access to the Mobile Application/ Website. The User acknowledges and agrees that by accessing or using the Mobile Application/ Website or any of the Services provided therein, it may be exposed to content that it may consider offensive, indecent or otherwise objectionable. The Company disclaims any and all liabilities arising in relation to such offensive content on the Mobile Application/ Website.
  9. Expressly agree and acknowledge that the Content displayed on the Mobile Application/ Website is not owned by the Company, and that the Company is in no way responsible for the content of the same. The User may however report any offensive or objectionable content, which the Company may then remove from the Mobile Application/ Website, at its sole discretion.
  10. The Mobile Application/ Website permits the User to post, or upload data/information as User comments, feedback or reviews, and the User undertakes to ensure that such material is not offensive or objectionable, and is in accordance with applicable laws. The User expressly agrees that any such material that is deemed to be objectionable/offensive may be removed from the Mobile Application/ Website immediately and without notice, and further that the User’s access to the Mobile Application/ Website may also be permanently revoked, at the sole discretion of the Company.

The User further undertakes not to:

  1. Abuse, harass, threaten, defame, disillusion, erode, abrogate, demean or otherwise violate the legal rights of any other person or entity;
  2. Engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts access to the Mobile Application/ Website or the Services provided therein (or the servers and networks which are connected to the Mobile Application/ Website);
  3. Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent his/her affiliation with a person or entity;
  4. Publish, post, disseminate, any information which is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever under any law, rule or regulation currently in force; or unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing including but not limited to "indecent representation of women" within the meaning of the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986;
  5. Post or share any image/file/data with the Company that infringes the copyright, patent or trademark of another person or legal entity;
  6. Post or share any image/file/data with any third-parties or other Users that contains confidential information from any other User or without the express prior knowledge and consent of the respective User;
  7. Upload or distribute files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the Mobile Application/ Website;
  8. Download any file belonging to another User of the Mobile Application/ Website that the User is aware, or should reasonably be aware, cannot be legally distributed in such a manner;
  9. Probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Mobile Application/ Website or any network connected to the Mobile Application/ Website, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Mobile Application/ Website or any network connected to the Mobile Application/ Website. The User may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information relating to any other User of, or visitor to, the Mobile Application/ Website, or any other viewer of the Mobile Application/ Website, including any User personal information maintained on the Mobile Application/ Website not operated/managed by the User, or exploit the Mobile Application/ Website or information made available or offered by or through the Mobile Application/ Website, in any manner;
  10. Disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the Mobile Application/ Website, systems resources, accounts, passwords, servers or networks connected to or accessible through the Mobile Application/ Website or any affiliated or linked platforms;
  11. Collect or store data about other Users of the Mobile Application/ Website without their express consent;
  12. Use the Mobile Application/ Website or any material or content therein for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of these Mobile Application/ Website or any other third party (ies);
  13. Violate any code of conduct or guideline which may be applicable for or to any particular service offered on the Mobile Application/ Website;
  14. Violate any applicable laws, rules or regulations currently in force within or outside India;
  15. Violate any portion of these Terms or the Policy, including but not limited to any applicable additional terms of the Mobile Application/ Website contained herein or elsewhere, whether made by amendment, modification, or otherwise;
  16. Threaten the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public Order, or cause incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence, or prevent the investigation of any offence, or insult any other nation.
  17. Publish, post, or disseminate information that is false, inaccurate or misleading;
  18. Directly or indirectly offer, attempt to offer, trade, or attempt to trade, any item the dealing of which is prohibited or restricted in any manner under the provisions of any applicable law, rule, regulation or guideline for the time being in force.
  19. Commit any act that causes the Company to lose (in whole or in part) the services of its Internet Establishment ("ISP") or in any manner disrupts the services of any other supplier/service provider of the Company/Mobile Application/ Website;
  20. Engage in advertising to, or solicitation of, other Users of the Mobile Application/ Website to buy or sell any products or services not currently displayed on the Mobile Application/ Website. The User may not transmit any chain letters or unsolicited commercial or junk email/messages to other Users via the Mobile Application/ Website. It shall be a violation of these Terms to use any information obtained from the Mobile Application/ Website to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to another User of the Mobile Application/ Website without the express prior written consent of the Company.

The User hereby expressly authorizes the Company/Mobile Application/ Website to disclose any and all information relating to the User in the possession of the Company/Mobile Application/ Website to law enforcement or other government officials, as the Company may in its sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate in connection with the investigation and/or resolution of possible crimes, especially those involve personal injury and theft/infringement of intellectual property. The User further understands that the Company/Mobile Application/ Website might be directed to disclose any information (including the identity of persons providing information or materials on the Mobile Application/ Website) as necessary to satisfy any judicial Order, law, regulation or valid governmental request.

  1. SUSPENSION OF USER ACCESS AND ACTIVITY

Notwithstanding other legal remedies that may be available to it, the Company may in its sole discretion limit the User’s access and/or activity by immediately removing the User’s access credentials either temporarily or indefinitely, or suspend/terminate the User’s association with the Mobile Application/ Website, and/or refuse to usage of the Mobile Application/ Website to the User, without being required to provide the User with notice or cause:

  1. If the User is in breach any of these Terms or the Policy;
  2. If the User has provided wrong, inaccurate, incomplete or incorrect information;
  3. If the User’s actions may cause any harm, damage or loss to the other Users or to the Company, at the sole discretion of the Company.

  1. INDEMNITY

You (the User) agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Company/Mobile Application/ Website, its independent service providers and consultants, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents (collectively, "Parties"), from and against any and all losses, liabilities, claims, damages, demands, costs and expenses (including legal fees and disbursements in connection therewith and interest chargeable thereon) asserted against or incurred by us that arise out of, result from, or may be payable by virtue of, any breach or non-performance of any representation, warranty, covenant or agreement made or obligation to be performed by You pursuant to these terms of use. Further, you agree to hold us harmless against any claims made by any third party due to, or arising out of, or in connection with:

  1. Your use of the Mobile Application/ Website,
  2. Any Discussions or Messages you provide;
  3. Your violation of these Terms and Conditions;
  4. Your violation of any rights of another;
  5. Your alleged improper conduct pursuant to these Services;
  6. Your conduct in connection with the Mobile Application/ Website;
  7. Your internal disputes amongst other Users

You agree to fully cooperate in indemnifying us at your expense. You also agree not to reach a settlement with any party without our consent.

In no event shall the Company/Mobile Application/ Website be liable to compensate the User or any third party for any special, incidental, indirect, consequential or punitive damages whatsoever, including those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not foreseeable, and whether or not the Company/ Mobile Application/ Website had been advised of the possibility of such damages, or based on any theory of liability, including breach of contract or warranty, negligence or other tortuous action, or any other claim arising out of or in connection with the User’s use of or access to the Mobile Application/ Website and/or the services or materials contained therein.

  1. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
  1. The Founders/ Promoters/ Associated people of the Mobile Application/ Website are not responsible for any consequences arising out of the following events:
  1. If the Mobile Application/ Website are inoperative/non-responsive due to any connectivity errors associated with the internet connection such as but not limited to slow connectivity, no connectivity, server failure;
  2. if the User has fed incorrect information or data or for any deletion of data;
  3. if there is undue delay or inability to communicate through email;
  4. if there is any deficiency or defect in the products/services managed by the s or third-parties;
  5. If there is a failure in the functioning of any other service provided by the Mobile Application/ Website.

  1. The Mobile Application/ Website accept no liability for any errors or omissions, whether on behalf of itself or third parties, or for any damage caused to the User, the User’s belongings, or to any third party, resulting from the use or misuse of the Mobile Application/ Website or any service availed of by the User through the Mobile Application/ Website. The service and any Content or material displayed on the service is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy, suitability, completeness or reliability. The Mobile Application/ Website will not be liable to you for the unavailability or failure of the Mobile Application/ Website.
  2. Users may be held legally responsible for damages suffered by other Users, the Mobile Application/ Website or any third party as a result of legally actionable or defamatory comments, remarks, or other information or content posted to the Mobile Application/ Website.
  3. Users are to comply with all laws applicable to them or to their activities, and with all Policies, which are hereby incorporated into this Agreement by reference.
  4. The Mobile Application/ Website expressly excludes any liability for any loss or damage that was not reasonably foreseeable by the Mobile Application/ Website and which is incurred by you in connection with the Mobile Application/ Website, including loss of profits; and any loss or damage incurred by you as a result of your breach of these terms. 
  5. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Mobile Application/ Website shall not be liable to you or any other party for any loss or damage, regardless of the form of action or basis of any claim. You acknowledge and agree that your sole and exclusive remedy for any dispute with us is to terminate your use of the Mobile Application/ Website.

  1. DISCLAIMER

The information published on the Mobile Application/ Website in respect of services are for general information and reference purposes only, and are not intended to be of an authoritative nature under any circumstances. The facilities and Services are intended to be subject to availability, without any promises or guarantees on the same by the Company, and while certain information available on the Mobile Application/ Website and Software is the property of the Company and the Company endeavours to keep the said information updated and accurate, the Company shall not make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the Mobile Application/ Website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the Mobile Application/ Website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

The Company bears no responsibility whatsoever for any consequences arising from the use of the said services by Users. The use of the platform or Software is the sole responsibility of the User (or legally authorised person on behalf of the User), and in case of any negligence on the part of the User in acting on the same shall not be construed as imposing any liability, direct or indirect, on the Company/Mobile Application/ Website. The Company shall not be accountable for any information including but not limited to promotional offers, loyalty/rewards, redemptions which the User provides to its customers and the Company shall bear no responsibility towards legal and regulatory compliances of the same. The Company shall bear no responsibility towards reviews and ratings which the Customer provides to the User. The Mobile Application/ Website/ Company is not responsible for non- delivery of products ordered through the Mobile Application/ Website.

Any and all advice provided to Users shall be for general information purposes only, and the final decision regarding which Services to avail of from the Mobile Application/ Website shall be at the sole discretion of the User. The Company shall disclaim all responsibility and owns no liability to Users for any outcome (incidental, direct, indirect or otherwise) from the use of the Services. In no event will the Company be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arise out of, or in connection with, the use of the Mobile Application/ Website. Through this Mobile Application/ Website you are able to link to other Mobile Application/ Websites which are not under the control of the Company. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. Every effort is made to keep the Mobile Application/ Website up and running smoothly. However, the Company takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the Mobile Application/ Website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

  1. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Unless expressly agreed to in writing, nothing contained herein shall give the User a right to use any of the Mobile Application/ Website’s trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos, domain names, information, questions, answers, solutions, reports and other distinctive brand features, save according to the provisions of these Terms. All logos, trademarks, brand names, service marks, domain names, including material, designs, and graphics created by and developed by the Mobile Application/ Website and other distinctive brand features of the Mobile Application/ Website are the property of the Company or the respective copyright or trade mark owner. Furthermore, with respect to the Mobile Application/ Website created by the Company, the Company shall be the exclusive owner of all the designs, graphics and the like, related to the Mobile Application/ Website.

The User may not use any of the intellectual property displayed on the Mobile Application/ Website in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among existing or prospective Users of the Mobile Application/ Website, or that in any manner disparages or discredits the Company/Mobile Application/ Website, to be determined in the sole discretion of the Company.

The User is aware all intellectual property, including but not limited to copyrights, relating to said services resides with the owners, and that at no point does any such intellectual property stand transferred from the aforementioned creators to the Company, or to any other User.

The User is further aware that any reproduction or infringement of the intellectual property of the aforementioned owners by the User will result in legal action being initiated against the User by the respective owners of the intellectual property so reproduced/infringed upon. It is agreed to by the Parties that the contents of this Section shall survive even after the termination or expiry of the Terms and/or Policy.

  1. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITIES
  1. The User agrees and undertakes that they are accessing the Mobile Application/ Website and transacting at their sole risk and are that they are using their best and prudent judgment before availing any service listed on the Mobile Application/ Website, or accessing/using any information displayed thereon.  
  2. The User agrees that any kind of information, resources, activities, recommendations obtained/availed from Mobile Application/ Website, written or oral, will not create any warranty and the Mobile Application/ Website disclaims all liabilities resulting from these. You are solely responsible for your communication/interaction with other Users on the Mobile Application/ Website and the Mobile Application/ Website doesn’t make any warranty about the conduct of Users on the Mobile Application/ Website.
  3. The Company/Mobile Application/ Website does not guarantee that the functions, products and services contained in the Mobile Application/ Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that the Mobile Application/ Website or its server will be free of viruses or other harmful components, and the User hereby expressly accepts any and all associated risks involved with the User’s use of the Mobile Application/ Website.
  4. The Mobile Application/ Website is and shall avail services from third parties to serve You better and these services will be provided on “as is” basis and the Mobile Application/ Website disclaims any liabilities resulting from these third-party services. The Mobile Application/ Website will not be responsible for any internet delays and damages caused by such problems. The Mobile Application/ Website/ Company is not responsible for non- delivery of products ordered through the Mobile Application/ Website.
  5. It is agreed by both the parties that the delivery of items purchased or ordered by the Users is the sole responsibility of the Local Seller on the Mobile Application/Website and any delay in delivery or non- delivery of items purchased or ordered will not the responsibility of the Website, Mobile Application or the Company. It is further agreed that the Mobile Application/ Website is not responsible for the quality of delivered items and that the Users shall directly contact the Local Seller from whom the purchase or order was made in case such User is not satisfied with the items received.  
  6. It is agreed by both the parties that Return/ Refund of items is subject to the policies of each individual seller on the site. We urge you to go through the Returns/ Refund Policy of each of the sellers before you place your order or purchase any items from Local Sellers.
  7. It is further agreed to by the Parties that the contents of this Section shall survive even after the termination or expiry of the Terms and/or Policy

  1. FORCE MAJEURE

Neither the Company nor the Mobile Application/ Website shall be liable for damages for any delay or failure to perform its obligations hereunder if such delay or failure is due to cause beyond its control or without its fault or negligence, due to Force Majeure events including but not limited to acts of war, acts of God, earthquake, riot, fire, festive activities sabotage, labor shortage or dispute, internet interruption, technical failure, breakage of sea cable, hacking, piracy, cheating, illegal or unauthorized.

  1. DISPUTE RESOLUTION AND JURISDICTION

It is expressly agreed to by the Parties hereto that the formation, interpretation and performance of these Terms and any disputes arising there from will be resolved through a two-step Alternate Dispute Resolution (“ADR”) mechanism. It is further agreed to by the Parties that the contents of this Section shall survive even after the termination or expiry of the Terms and/or Policy.

  1. Mediation: In case of any dispute between the parties, the Parties will attempt to resolve the same amicably amongst themselves, to the mutual satisfaction of all Parties. In the event that the Parties are unable to reach such an amicable solution within thirty (30) days of one Party communicating the existence of a dispute to any other Party, the dispute will be resolved by arbitration, as detailed herein below;
  2. Arbitration: In the event that the Parties are unable to amicably resolve a dispute by mediation, said dispute will be referred to arbitration by a sole arbitrator to be appointed by the Company, and the award passed by such sole arbitrator will be valid and binding on all Parties. The Parties shall bear their own costs for the proceedings, although the sole arbitrator may, in his/her sole discretion, direct either Party to bear the entire cost of the proceedings. The arbitration shall be conducted in English, and the seat of Arbitration shall be the city of Bangalore.

The Parties expressly agree that the Terms, Policy and any other agreements entered into between the Parties are governed by the laws, rules and regulations of India.

  1. NOTICES

Any and all communication relating to any dispute or grievance experienced by the User may be communicated to the Company by the User by emailing to contact@zald.in.

  1. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
  1. Entire Agreement: These Terms, read with the Policy, form the complete and final contract between the User and the Company with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all other communications, representations and agreements (whether oral, written or otherwise) relating thereto.
  2. Waiver: The failure of either Party at any time to require performance of any provision of these Terms shall in no manner affect such Party's right at a later time to enforce the same. No waiver by either Party of any breach of these Terms, whether by conduct or otherwise, in any one or more instances, shall be deemed to be or construed as a further or continuing waiver of any such breach, or a waiver of any other breach of these Terms.
  3. Severability: If any provision/clause of these Terms is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable by any court or authority of competent jurisdiction, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions/clauses of these Terms shall in no way be affected or impaired thereby, and each such provision/clause of these Terms shall be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law. In such case, these Terms shall be reformed to the minimum extent necessary to correct any invalidity, illegality or unenforceability, while preserving to the maximum extent the original rights, intentions and commercial expectations of the Parties hereto, as expressed herein.
  4. Contact Us: If you have any questions about this Agreement, the practices of the Mobile Application/ Website, or your experience with the Service, you can contact us at contact@zald.