This agreement was written in English (US). FranDocs may provide a translation of the English version of the Terms into other languages. You understand and agree that any translation of the Terms into other languages is only for your convenience. To the extent any translated version of this agreement conflicts with the English version, the English version controls.
Acceptance of Terms
Please read these Terms carefully. By registering for and/or using the Services in any manner, including but not limited to visiting or browsing the Site, you agree to the Terms and all other operating rules, policies and procedures that may be published from time to time on the Site by us, each of which is incorporated by reference and each of which may be updated from time to time without notice to you.
“User” or “You” or “Your” refers to you, as a user of the Services. A user is someone who accesses or uses the Services for the purpose of sharing, displaying, hosting, publishing, transacting, or uploading information or views or pictures and includes other persons jointly participating in using the Services.
The term “Content” will include, without limitation, information, data, text, photographs, videos, audio clips, written posts, articles, comments, software, scripts, graphics, and interactive features generated, provided, or otherwise made accessible on or through the Services. Any Content that FranDocs creates and makes available in connection with the Services will be called “FranDocs content”. For the purposes of this Agreement, “Content” also includes all User Content.
“User Content” means content that you upload, share or transmit to, through or in connection with the Services, such as likes, ratings, reviews, images, photos, messages, profile information, and any other materials that you publicly display or displayed in your account profile. “Third Party Content” means content that comes from parties other than FranDocs or its users and is available on the Services.
We reserve the right to make changes to our website, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. You will be subject to the policies and Conditions of Use in force at the time that you use the, unless any change to those policies or these conditions is required to be made by law or government authority (in which case it will apply to orders previously placed by you). If any of these conditions is deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition. Please check these Terms from time to time to ensure continued compliance with these Terms.
FranDocs reserves the right to suspend/cancel, or discontinue any or all products or services at any time without notice, make modifications and alterations in any or all of its contents, products and services contained on the site without any prior notice.
You acknowledge and agree that if FranDocs disables access to your account, you may be prevented from accessing the Services, your account details or any files or other content, which is contained in your account.
FranDocs reserves the right to make changes and corrections to any part of the Content on these Services at any time without prior notice. FranDocs disclaims any liability for any information that may have become outdated since the last time the particular piece of information was updated.
The Service may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by FranDocs. We have no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. In addition, FranDocs will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the Service, you expressly relieve FranDocs from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.
If you are the copyright owner of any Content on these Services and you think the use of the above material violates your copyright in any way, please email a takedown request with the link of the page and proof of ownership at firstname.lastname@example.org
General use of services
You must create an account in order to use some of the features offered by the Services. If you use the website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer to prevent unauthorized access to your account.
You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You should take all necessary steps to ensure that the password is kept confidential and secure and should inform us immediately if you have any reason to believe that your password has become known to anyone else, or if the password is being, or is likely to be, used in an unauthorized manner. Please ensure that the details you provide us with are correct and complete and inform us immediately of any changes to the information that you provided when registering.
By creating an account, you agree to receive certain communications in connection with the Site or Services. For example, you might receive comments from other Users. You can opt-out or manage your preferences regarding non-essential communications through account settings.
You may also be able to register to use the Services by logging into your account with your credentials from certain third-party social networking sites (e.g., Facebook). You confirm that you are the owner of any such social media account and that you are entitled to disclose your social media login information to us. You authorize us to collect your authentication information, and other information that may be available on or through your social media account consistent with your applicable settings and instructions.
You agree that you will not engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the Services (or the servers and networks which are connected to the Services). You shall not delete or revise any material or information posted by any other User(s), shall not engage in spamming, including but not limited to any form of emailing, posting or messaging that is unsolicited.
FranDocs reserves the right to refuse access to the website, terminate accounts, remove or edit content at any time without notice to you.
Ownership of FranDocs Content
The content included in the Services, including all Web site design, text, graphics, photos, audio, video, the selection and arrangement thereof, and all software that are part of the Services (collectively, the “Content”) is owned or licensed by FranDocs and/or its licensors. All Content is made available to you for your personal, non-commercial use and may be stored on a computer only for such use. The Content is protected by copyright, trademark, service mark, patent and other proprietary rights and laws. Publication, sale, redistribution in any form or medium, as well as modification or use of the Content, except as expressly permitted, is prohibited without the prior written permission of FranDocs.
We grant each user of the Services a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable and non-transferable license to use (i.e., to download and display locally) Content, to the extent we hold such rights, solely for purposes of using the Services. Use, reproduction, modification, distribution or storage of any Content for other than purposes of using the Services is expressly prohibited without prior written permission from us. You shall not sell, license, rent, or otherwise use or exploit any Content for commercial use or in any way that violates any third party right.
Any violation by you of the license provisions contained in this Section may result in the immediate termination of your right to use the Services, as well as potential liability for copyright and other Intellectual Property Rights infringement depending on the circumstances.
By submitting User Content through the Services, you hereby do and shall grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, fully paid, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, edit, modify, truncate, aggregate, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the User Content in connection with the Site, the Services and our (and our successors’ and assigns’) businesses, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site or the Services (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels (including, without limitation, third party websites and feeds), and including after your termination of your Account or the Services.
For the sake of clarity, the foregoing license grant includes our right to distribute, display, perform and otherwise use the User Content in connection with material provided by our sponsors, and you shall not be entitled to any remuneration for such use.
You grant us the right to use the name or username that you submit in connection with Your Content. You irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to your Content brought against us, any third-party services and our and their users.
You also hereby grant each user of the Service a non-exclusive license to access your Content through the Service, and to use, distribute and display such Content as permitted through the functionality of the Service and under these Terms of Service.
You represent and warrant that you have all rights to grant such licenses to us without infringement or violation of any third-party rights, including without limitation, any privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, trademarks, contract rights, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
Representations Regarding User Content
You shall be solely responsible for your own Content and the consequences of submitting and publishing your Content on the Service. You affirm, represent, and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to publish Content you submit; and you license to FranDocs all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to such Content for publication on the Service pursuant to these Terms of Service
You assume all risks associated with your Content, including anyone’s reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability, or any disclosure by you of information in your Content that makes you personally identifiable. While we reserve the right to remove content, we do not control actions or content posted by our users and do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of any content. You acknowledge and agree that content posted by users and any and all liability arising from such content is the sole responsibility of the user who posted the content, and not us.
You further agree that Content you submit to the Service will not contain third party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third-party proprietary rights, unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant FranDocs all of the license rights granted herein.
We reserve the right, at any time and without prior notice, to remove, block, or disable access to any content that we, for any reason or no reason, consider to be objectionable, in violation of the Terms or otherwise harmful to the Services or our users in our sole discretion. Any review, which is derogatory, defamatory or hateful and without any substantial evidence may be taken down at our sole discretion. Subject to the requirements of applicable law, we are not obligated to return any of User Content to you under any circumstances.
Third Party Content
You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to 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 FranDocs with respect thereto, and, to the extent permitted by applicable law, agree to indemnify and hold harmless FranDocs, its owners, operators, affiliates, licensors, and licensees to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of the Service.
Users of this website may post reviews, comments and other content; send communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, as long as the content is not illegal, obscene, abusive, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties, or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.”
We are a neutral platform and we don’t arbitrate disputes, however in case if someone writes a review about a college that isn’t true, the best option for the college representative would be to contact the reviewer or post a public response in order to clear up any misunderstandings.
In the event a user uses a false e-mail address, impersonates any person or entity, or otherwise misleads as to the origin of any content. FranDocs reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove, refuse, delete or edit any content that in the sole judgment of FranDocs violates these Conditions of use and, or terminate your permission to access or use this website.
Content Guidelines and Privacy
Rules of Conduct
You must not use the website in any way that causes, or is likely to cause, the website or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way You understand that you, and not FranDocs, are responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from your computer to us and you must use the website for lawful purposes only. You must not use the website for any of the following:
- for fraudulent purposes, or in connection with a criminal offense or other unlawful activity
- to send, use or reuse any material that does not belong to you; or is illegal, offensive (including but not limited to material that is sexually explicit content or which promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm), deceptive, misleading, abusive, indecent, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, libelous, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic or menacing; ethnically objectionable, disparaging or in breach of copyright, trademark, confidentiality, privacy or any other proprietary information or right; or is otherwise injurious to third parties; or relates to or promotes money laundering or gambling; or is harmful to minors in any way; or impersonates another person; or threatens the unity, integrity, security or sovereignty of India or friendly relations with foreign States; or objectionable or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatsoever; or which consists of or contains software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any “spam
- using software viruses or any other computer codes, files, or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, limit or interfere with the proper function of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any system, data, password or other information of ours or of any third party
- commercial gain, including but not limited to spam, surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, postings or reviews submitted or removed in exchange for payment, postings or reviews submitted or removed by or at the request of the business being reviewed, or other advertising materials
- any attempt to decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from the Services; or remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with security-related features, or features that enforce limitations on use of, the Services
- threatening the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India or of the country of use, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation
You acknowledge that we have no obligation to monitor your – or anyone else’s – access to or use of the Services for violations of the Terms, or to review or edit any content. However, we have the right to do so for the purpose of operating and improving the Services (including without limitation for fraud prevention, risk assessment, investigation and customer support purposes), to ensure your compliance with the Terms and to comply with applicable law or the order or requirement of legal process, a court, consent decree, administrative agency or other governmental body.
Suggestions and Feedback
We always appreciate your feedback or other suggestions about FranDocs. But by providing the Feedback, you grant us a binding, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, global license to use, modify, develop, publish, distribute and sublicense the Feedback, and you irrevocably waive, against FranDocs and its users any claims/assertions, whatsoever of any nature, with regard to such Feedback. We may use your feedback or suggestions without any obligation to compensate you for them.
Disclaimer and Indemnification
You acknowledge and agree that the services are provided “as if” and “as available” and that your use of the services shall be at your sole risk. to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, FranDocs and its respective officers, directors, employees and agents disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the services and your use of them.
We further expressly disclaim any warranties or representations (express or implied) in respect of quality, suitability, accuracy, reliability, completeness, timeliness, performance, safety of the content on the website. while we have taken precautions to avoid inaccuracies in content, this website, all content, information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided as is, without warranty of any kind. we do not implicitly or explicitly support or endorse the sale or purchase of any products on the website. at no time shall any right, title or interest in the products sold through or displayed on the website vest with FranDocs nor shall FranDocs have any obligations or liabilities in respect of any transactions on the website.
You agree that in using the services, you will not use any trademark, service mark, trade name, logo of any company or organization in a way that is likely or intended to cause confusion about the owner or authorized user of such marks, names or logos.
Indemnity and Release
You shall indemnify and hold harmless FranDocs, its affiliates and their respective officers, directors, agents and employees, from any claim or demand, or actions including reasonable attorney’s fees, made by any third party or penalty imposed due to or arising out of your breach of these Conditions of Use or any document incorporated by reference, or your violation of any law, rules, regulations or the rights of a third party.
We retain the exclusive right to settle, compromise and pay, without your prior consent, any and all claims or causes of action which are brought against us. We reserve the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us and you agree to cooperate with our defense of these claims. You agree not to settle any matter in which we are named as a defendant and/or for which you have indemnity obligations without our prior written consent. We will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.
You can terminate your account at any time by sending us a request at email@example.com and ceasing further use of the Services.
Entire Agreement and Severability
Partnership or Agency
None of the provisions of these Terms shall be deemed to constitute a partnership or agency between you and FranDocs and you shall have no authority to bind FranDocs in any form or manner, whatsoever.
Governing law and Jurisdiction
These conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India. You agree, as we do, to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts at Delhi.
For all Users
You and FranDocs agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the services must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action accrues. otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.
The section and paragraph headings in this User Agreement are for convenience only and shall not affect their interpretation.
Carrier Rates may apply
By accessing the Services through a mobile or other device, you may be subject to charges by your Internet or mobile service provider, so check with them first if you are not sure, as you will be responsible for any such costs.
Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Right Infringements
If you believe that your rights are being infringed, you may fill out and submit a Notice Form in the procedure mentioned below. We respond expeditiously to rights owners and their agents who complete and submit the Notice Form to communicate concerns about any alleged infringement.
Upon receipt of a Notice Form we may take certain actions, including removing information or an item, all of which are taken without any admission as to liability and without prejudice to any rights, remedies or defenses, all of which are expressly reserved. Furthermore, in submitting a Notice Form, you grant to FranDocs the right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, and display its content throughout the world in any media. This includes forwarding the Notice Form to the parties involved in the provision of the allegedly infringing content. You agree to indemnify FranDocs for all claims brought by a third party against FranDocs arising out of or in connection with the submission of a Notice Form.
If you believe that your copyright has been or is being infringed upon by material found in the Services, you are required to follow the below procedure to file a notification:
- Provide your contact information including your address, telephone number, and e-mail address (if available)
- Identify in writing the copyrighted material that you claim has been infringed upon;
- Identify in writing the material on the Services that you allege is infringing upon copyrighted material, and provide sufficient information that reasonably identifies the location of the alleged infringing material (for example, the user name of the alleged infringer and the business listing it is posted under)
- Provide your physical or electronic signature and
Send the written communication to:
3rd Floor, Unit No. 1, DDA Building
Vardhman Trade Center, Nehru Place, South Delhi
Delhi – 110019
You may be subject to liability if you knowingly make any misrepresentations on a take-down notice.