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Terms & Conditions

TERMS OF USE FOR MEMBERS

THIS DOCUMENT IS AN ELECTRONIC RECORD IN TERMS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000 AND RULES MADE THERE UNDER AS APPLICABLE AND THE AMENDED PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO ELECTRONIC RECORDS IN VARIOUS STATUTES AS AMENDED BY THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000. 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) (a) OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (INTERMEDIARY GUIDELINES AND DIGITAL MEDIA ETHICS CODE) RULES, 2021 THAT REQUIRE PUBLISHING THE RULES AND REGULATIONS, PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF USE FOR ACCESS OR USAGE OF THE GIVERSBAY SERVICE AND GIVERSBAY WEBPAGE.

The Terms of Use constitute a binding and enforceable legal contract between GIVERSBAY (defined hereinafter) and User (defined hereinafter) in relation to the use of any GIVERSBAY Service on GIVERSBAY Webpage.

These Members Terms of Use ("Terms of Use"), together with Privacy Policy, such additional terms which specifically apply to the GIVERSBAY Service and GIVERSBAY Website shall be applicable to each member or user ("User" or "you" and defined hereinafter) of the GIVERSBAY Website and/or any other services, applications and features offered by GIVERSBAY (defined hereinafter) with respect thereto, except where explicitly stated otherwise.

You may visit and/or use the GIVERSBAY Service/GIVERSBAY Website only if you fully agree to the Terms of Use - and by using and/or accessing any of the GIVERSBAY Service and GIVERSBAY Website, you signify and affirm your informed consent to these Terms of Use and any other Terms applicable to your use of any GIVERSBAY Services or GIVERSBAY Website.

If you do not read, fully understand and agree to the Terms of Use, you must immediately leave the GIVERSBAY Website and avoid or discontinue all use of the GIVERSBAY Services.

1.Definitions

Capitalized terms as used in this Agreement shall have the meanings (a) as indicated in this clause below; (b) if not defined in this clause below, as assigned to such terms in the other parts of this Agreement where indicated. Any term not defined in this Agreement shall have the meaning as is commonly understood under applicable law and within the spirit of this Agreement.

"GIVERSBAY" or “GIVERSBAY ACADEMY” or “We” or "Us" is engaged in the business of internet-based services and is desirous of offering its services through the GIVERSBAY Website or Webpage or platform in accordance with terms as agreed under the GIVERSBAY Terms of Service.

"GIVERSBAY Website" or the "Webpage" shall mean the webpage created by the GIVERSBAY where the services/ offerings of the GIVERSBAY are curated and made available to the Members by the GIVERSBAY, which may or may not be enabled by any third-party service provider.

"GIVERSBAY Service" or the "Service" shall mean the services or products offered on the GIVERSBAY Webpage by the GIVERSBAY (s) to the Members. "You", "Your" "User(s)" or "Members" refers to any person who visits or avails the GIVERSBAY Services on the Webpage.

2.User Eligibility

User(s) represent and warrant that they have the right to access or use the Webpage.

The Webpage & Services can only be availed by those individuals or business entities, including sole proprietorship firms, companies and partnerships, which can form legally binding contracts under Indian Contract Act, 1872. Persons who are "incompetent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 including minors, un-discharged insolvents etc. are not eligible to use the Webpage.

However, if the User(s) are between the age of 14 to 17 years, your access to the Webpage should be permitted by your parent or legal guardian. User or Your parent/guardian (as the case maybe) must agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.
 

3.General Disclaimer

a. By use of the Webpage, You agree that You meet with the Eligibility Criteria as detailed in Clause 2 (above) and that You are fully able and competent to understand and accept this Agreement as a binding contract and to abide by these Terms of Use.

b.  No joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between You and the GIVERSBAY as a result of this Agreement or Your use of the Webpage. These Terms do not and are not intended to confer any rights or remedies upon any person other than the parties.

c.  To assist Users who speak different languages, the Webpage and Services may be translated, in whole or in part, into other languages. GIVERSBAY platform cannot guarantee the accuracy or quality of such translations and Users are responsible for reviewing and verifying the accuracy of such translations. The GIVERSBAY Webpage may contain translations powered by Google. Google disclaims all warranties related to the translations, express or implied, including any warranties of accuracy, reliability, and any implied warranties for merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and noninfringement.

d. If You access the Webpage through any application whether through the Apple App Store or any other App store. You agree to their End User License Agreement or any other Agreement as may be applicable. Further, some areas of the Website implement solutions from any other third party service provider. Your use of such services is subject to acceptance of Additional Terms of Service.

e.The access to or use of certain areas and features of the GIVERSBAY Website may be subject to separate policies, standards or guidelines, or may require that you accept additional terms and conditions. If there is a conflict between these Terms and terms and conditions applicable to a specific area or feature of the GIVERSBAY Webpage, the latter terms and conditions will take precedence with respect to Your access to or use of that area or feature, unless specified otherwise.

f. You agree that You shall not access the Webpage by any other means other than through the interfaces that are provided by Us.

g. You agree that You shall not acquire, copy, or monitor any portion of the Webpage in any way to reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Webpage, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents, or information through any means not specifically made available through the Webpage.

h.  You agree that You shall not attempt to reverse engineer, de-encrypt, or otherwise derive the design, internal logic, structure or inner workings (including algorithms and source code) of the Webpage, any other software, products, models, prototypes, or other items provided by the GIVERSBAY.

i.  You agree that You shall not use any deep link, robot, spider or other automatic device or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, download, copy or monitor the GIVERSBAY Webpage or any part thereof, or obtain any content through means not specifically made available through the GIVERSBAY Webpage.

j. You agree that You shall not breach any provisions of the Agreement or violate any provisions of applicable law.

 

4.Code of Conduct

You are solely responsible for compliance with any and all laws, rules, regulations, and Tax obligations that may apply to Your use of the GIVERSBAY Webpage. Users shall not host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update, store or share any information that:

a.belongs to another person and to which You do not have any right to;

b.  is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, invasive of another's privacy, including bodily privacy, insulting or harassing on the basis of gender, libelous, racially or ethnically objectionable, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise inconsistent with or contrary to the laws in force;

c. is harmful to child;

d. infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;

e. violates any law for the time being in force;

f.  deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or knowingly and intentionally communicates any information which is patently false or misleading in nature but may reasonably be perceived as a fact;

g. impersonates another person;

h. threatens the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India, 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 other nation;

i. contains software virus or any other computer code, file or program designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource;

j. is patently false and untrue, and is written or published in any form, with the intent to mislead or harass a person, entity or agency for financial gain or to cause any injury to any personal;

k.  If any User feels that any User you interact with, online, is acting or has acted inappropriately, including but not limited to anyone who (i) engages in offensive, violent or sexually inappropriate behavior, (ii) you suspect of stealing from You, or (iii) engages in any other disturbing conduct, You should immediately report such person to the appropriate authorities and then to the GIVERSBAY by contacting us with Your police station and report number (if available); provided that Your report will not obligate us to take any action beyond that required by law (if any) or cause us to incur any liability to You;

l. A User/Member cannot contact another Member for any purpose other than asking a question related to a Your own booking, or the Member's use of the GIVERSBAY Services.

5.Links to Third-Party websites

The GIVERSBAY Webpage may contain links to third-party websites or resources ("Third-Party Services"). Such Third-Party Services may be subject to different terms and conditions and privacy practices. GIVERSBAY is not responsible or liable for the availability or accuracy of such Third- Party Services, or the content, products, or services available from such Third-Party Services. Links to such Third-Party Services are not an endorsement by GIVERSBAY of such Third-Party Services.

 

6.Amendments of these Terms

The GIVERSBAY reserves the right to change, modify, amend, or update these Terms and/ or the Agreement from time to time and such amended provisions of these Terms and/ or the Agreement shall be effective immediately upon being posted on the GIVERSBAY's Webpage and You can determine when these Terms were last revised by referring to the 'LAST UPDATED' at the top of these Terms.

If You do not agree to such provisions. You must stop accessing  the GIVERSBAY Website with immediate effect. Your continued use of the Platform will be deemed to signify Your acceptance of the amended provisions of these Terms and/ or the Agreement.
 

7.Cancellation and Refund

a. Member can cancel a confirmed booking at any time subject to the GIVERSBAY Service cancellation policy.

b. If a GIVERSBAY, is unable to conduct the event or class after the Member payment is done, we shall be responsible for refund of the amount to the Member.
c. All refunds shall be processed in the manner as decided by the GIVERSBAY.
 

8.Payment

a. "Payment Method" means a payment method that you have added to the GIVERSBAY Website, such as but not limited to credit card, debit card, Paytm, Google Pay, PayPal, etc.

b.  The User/Member agrees to pay to GIVERSBAY for any confirmed bookings of the GIVERSBAY Services in accordance with these Payments Terms by one of the methods (e.g. by PayPal, credit card or debit card).

c.  The Member hereby authorize the collection of such amounts by charging the Payment Method provided as part of requesting the booking, either directly or indirectly, via a third-party online payment processor or by one of the payment methods described on the GIVERSBAY Webpage.

d.  Member acknowledges and agrees that the payment gateway that acts as the GIVERSBAY's payment collection agent for the limited purpose of accepting payments from you on behalf of the GIVERSBAY may be provided by a third party or by any party appointed by the GIVERSBAY for the collection and disbursal of the payment. Upon your payment of the Total Fees to payment gateway, your payment obligation to the GIVERSBAY is extinguished.

e. You as a Member agree that we may charge your Payment Method the full amount ("Total Fees") for any booking requested in connection with the GIVERSBAY Services.

f.  If GIVERSBAY is unable to collect any amounts You owe for a confirmed booking at GIVERSBAY Website,  may engage in collection efforts to recover such amounts from You. You hereby explicitly agree that all communication in relation to amounts owed will be made by electronic mail or by phone, as provided to GIVERSBAY by You.

g.  Please note that we cannot control any fees that may be charged to a user by his or her bank related to collection of the Total Fees, and disclaims all liability in this regard. Whatever Payment Method you use may be subject to additional terms and conditions imposed by the applicable third-party service provider; please review such terms and conditions before using your Payment Method.

h. The Member understands the payment handling fee may be charged as applicable along with the Total Fees.

i.  Payment Processing Errors: GIVERSBAY ACADEMY LLP will take steps to rectify any payment processing errors that we become aware of. These steps may include crediting or debiting (as appropriate) the same Payment Method used for the original payment by you, so that you end up receiving or paying the correct amount.

j. All Taxes as per law shall be applicable to the User.
 

9.Feedback, Review and Ratings

We encourage You to provide feedback, comments and suggestions for improvements to the GIVERSBAY (s) Webpage ("Feedback"). You may submit Feedback by emailing Us, through the 'Contact' detail provided on the Webpage, or by other means of communication. Any Feedback you submit to Us will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary to You. By submitting Feedback to Us, You grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable, sub-licensable, perpetual license to use and publish those ideas and materials for any purpose, without compensation to You.
 

10. Waiver

GIVERSBAY's failure to enforce any right or provision in these Terms will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed in writing. Except as expressly set forth in these Terms, the exercise by either party of any of its remedies under these Terms will be without prejudice to its other remedies under these Terms or otherwise permitted under law.
 

11. Use of Personal information

When you visit our Website, we will receive the Internet protocol (IP) address of your computer, operating system information, browser information and name of your ISP. This information is used to improve GIVERSBAY's service offerings, We are also legally accountable to pass the same information to legal authorities when requested. We also use advanced web analytics, which provides information such as the URL of the site from which you came and the site to which you are going. Our information collection and use policies with respect to privacy of such information are set forth in the Privacy Policy on our Website.

12. Disclaimer

If You choose to use the GIVERSBAY Webpage and/or associated services by GIVERSBAY you do so voluntarily and at your sole risk. The GIVERSBAY Webpage and/or associated services provided by the GIVERSBAY is provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. You agree that You have had whatever opportunity you deem necessary to investigate the services offered by Us, laws, rules, or regulations that may be applicable to Us. Services You are receiving and that You are not relying upon any statement of law or fact made by Us relating to the GIVERSBAY Service/GIVERSBAY Webpage. You agree that some GIVERSBAY Services may carry inherent risk, and by participating in those GIVERSBAY Services, you choose to assume those risks voluntarily. You assume full responsibility for the choices you make before, during and after your participation in a GIVERSBAY Service. The foregoing disclaimers apply to the maximum extent permitted by law. You may have other statutory rights. However, the duration of statutorily required warranties, if any, shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
 

13. Liability

You acknowledge and agree that, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the entire risk arising out of your access to and use of the GIVERSBAY Webpage, your booking of any GIVERSBAY Services via the GIVERSBAY Webpage remains with You. Neither GIVERSBAY nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the GIVERSBAY Webpage will be liable for any incidental, special, exemplary or consequential damages, including lost profits, loss of data or loss of goodwill, service interruption, computer damage or system failure or the cost of substitute products or services, or for any damages for personal or bodily injury or emotional distress arising out of or in connection with (i) these Terms, (ii) from the use of or inability to use the GIVERSBAY Webpage, (iii) from any communications, interactions or meetings with other Users or other persons with whom you communicate, interact or meet with as a result of your use of the GIVERSBAY Webpage, or (iv) from your booking of GIVERSBAY Services, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or any other legal theory, In no event will GIVERSBAY's aggregate liability arising out of or in connection with these Terms and your use of the GIVERSBAY Webpage including, but not limited to, from your booking of any GIVERSBAY Service via the GIVERSBAY Webpage, or interactions with any other Members or GIVERSBAYs, exceed the amounts you have paid or owe for bookings via the GIVERSBAY Webpage as a Member in the twelve (12) month period prior to the event giving rise to the liability, , or one hundred U.S. dollars (US$100), if no such payments have been made, as applicable.
 

14. No Guarantee

Due to the nature of the Internet, GIVERSBAY cannot guarantee the continuous and uninterrupted availability and accessibility of the GIVERSBAY Webpage. The availability of the GIVERSBAY Webpage or certain areas or features thereof may be restricted, if this is necessary in view of capacity limits, the security or integrity of GIVERSBAY's servers, or to carry out maintenance measures by GIVERSBAY that ensure the proper or improved functioning of the GIVERSBAY Webpage. There may be improvements, enhancements and modification of the GIVERSBAY Webpage and introduction of new Services from time to time.
 

15. Indemnification

You agree to release, defend (at GIVERSBAY's option), indemnify, and hold GIVERSBAY, its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses, and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in any way connected with (i) your breach of these Terms or our Policies or Standards, (ii) your improper use of the GIVERSBAY Webpage, (iii) your interaction with any Member, participation in an GIVERSBAY Service, including without limitation any injuries, losses or damages (whether compensatory, direct, incidental, consequential or otherwise) of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of such interaction, participation or use, or (v) your breach of any laws, regulations or third party rights.
 

16. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms shall be governed by the laws of India. You agree that GIVERSBAY are based in India, and nothing shall give rise to personal jurisdiction over GIVERSBAY in jurisdictions other than in the state in India in which the GIVERSBAY is registered or Domiciled and You shall not raise any claims against GIVERSBAY in any court or forum in any jurisdiction other than where the GIVERSBAY is registered or Domiciled. Any claim or dispute between the User and GIVERSBAY will be entertained and tried solely and exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in New Delhi, India and no other place whatsoever.
 

17. Notices

All notices or demands to or upon GIVERSBAY shall be effective if in writing and shall be deemed to be duly made when sent to the Communication email-id.

All notices or demands to or upon a User(s) shall be effective if either delivered personally, sent by courier, certified mail, by facsimile or email to the last-known correspondence, fax or email address provided by the User(s) on the GIVERSBAY Webpage, or by posting such notice or demand on an area of the GIVERSBAY Webpage that is publicly accessible.

Notice to a User(s) shall be deemed to be received by such User(s) if and when the GIVERSBAY Webpage is able to demonstrate that communication, whether in physical or electronic form, has been sent to such User(s), or immediately upon GIVERSBAY Webpage's posting such notice on an area of the GIVERSBAY Webpage that is publicly accessible.
 

18. Severability

If, for any reason, a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the Terms, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that portion shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to give effect to the intent of the parties as reflected by that provision. The remainder of the Terms shall continue in full force and effect.
 

19. Miscellaneous

a.Headings for any section of the Agreement are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section.

b.  All telephonic calls to the GIVERSBAY will be kept completely confidential. However, Your call may be recorded to ensure quality of service. Further, for training purposes and to ensure excellent customer service, calls from the GIVERSBAY to the User or from the User to the Company may be monitored and/or recorded.

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