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IIP Foundation may revise and update these TOU at anytime, without any notice. Your continued access or use of this website after any such changes are posted will constitute your acceptance of these changes and you would be bound by the amended TOU.
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This Website and IIP Content are intended for customers of IIP Foundation. You may not use this Website or the IIP Foundation Content for any purpose not related to your business with IIP's Content. You are specifically prohibited from: (a) downloading, copying, or re-transmitting any or all of the Website or IIP Foundation Content without, or in violation of, a written license or agreement with IIP Foundation; (b) using any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods; (c) manipulating or otherwise displaying the Website or the IIP Foundation Content by using framing, linking, meta-tag or similar navigational technology; (d) registering, subscribing, unsubscribing, or attempting to register, subscribe, or unsubscribe any party for any IIP Foundation Content product or service if you are not expressly authorized by such party to do so; (e) using the Website or the IIP Foundation Content other than for its intended purpose. Such unauthorized use may also violate applicable laws including without limitation copyright and trademark laws, publicity and privacy laws, moral rights, and applicable communications regulations and statutes.
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IIP Foundation, its licensors, its image partners and contributors, as the case may be, own all copyrights in the represented images on the Website. No ownership in any represented images shall to anyone accessing this Website and using the Content. You shall not remove any copyright or other proprietary rights notice contained in the represented Images, any related promotional materials provided on this Website. IIP Foundation prohibits any Content or any other material that infringes on any copyright, trademark, patent, and trade secret, right to privacy, right to publicity, or any other applicable law or proprietary right to be uploaded to the Website.
IIP Foundation respects the intellectual property rights of others, and we expect our user(s) to do the same. IIP Foundation is not an expert in your intellectual property rights, and we cannot verify that the users and contributors to the Website have rights to the Content posted by them. If you believe that any material on the Website infringes upon any copyright that you own or control, you may file a notification of such infringement with our legal advisor as set forth below:
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IIP Foundation may give notice of a claim of copyright infringement by means of a general notice on the Website, electronic mail to a user's e-mail address and may also remove the infringing content uploaded by the user. In the event, IIP Foundation is not removing the said Content; IIP Foundation is not endorsing the sale of any such content.
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IN NO EVENT SHALL IIP FOUNDATION, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, MEMBERS OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, THE SERVICES, IIP FOUNDATION IMAGE CONTENT OR THE MATERIALS CONTAINED IN OR ACCESSES THROUGH THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY OR RESULTING FROM RELIANCE BY USER ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM IIP FOUNDATION, OR THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES OR EMAIL, ERRORS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, WHETHER OR NOT RESULTING FROM ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO IIP FOUNDATION' RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR SERVICES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF IIP FOUNDATION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED), PRODUCT LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OF THE SITE EXCEED ANY COMPENSATION YOU PAY, IF ANY, TO IIP FOUNDATION FOR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE.
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You agree to indemnify and hold IIP FOUNDATION, its affiliates, subsidiaries and their respective directors, employees, officers and agents harmless against all claims or liability asserted against IIP FOUNDATION arising out of or in connection with any breach by you or anyone acting on your behalf of any of the Terms and Conditions of this Agreement. You shall defend, indemnify and hold IIP FOUNDATION, its affiliates, subsidiaries and their respective directors, employees, agents and officers harmless from all damages, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees and permitted and authorized costs) arising out of breach of this Agreement as a result of claims by third parties relating to your use and act relating to this Agreement or any breach of this Agreement. Such indemnification is in addition to IIP FOUNDATION's right to terminate for a breach of the representations and warranties and is not a waiver or limitation of IIP FOUNDATION's other rights or remedies.
Any dispute, violation, controversy, contest or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement or the breach, termination or validity thereof (hereinafter the "Disputes") shall be resolved amicably in the first instance. The Parties agree to meet to resolve such dispute in good faith. Should such a solution not be reached, within  days from the date of commencement of the dispute, difference or disagreement or such longer period of time as may be mutually agreed by the Parties in writing, such dispute, difference or disagreement shall be referred to Arbitration and shall be finally resolved through arbitration conducted by a tribunal of three arbitrators, with the right of each party to appoint an arbitrator, who in turn will appoint a Presiding Arbitrator. The Presiding Arbitrator shall pass a speaking award. Any order/directions/awards of the majority of the tribunal shall be final and binding on both the parties. The arbitration proceedings shall be in accordance with the Indian Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996 and Rules there under as at present in force. The seat of arbitration shall be Delhi, India. The arbitration shall be administered in accordance with its practice, rules and regulations. If the award passed in the Arbitration proceeding is not acceptable to any of the Party, then the Party is free to approach the appropriate court of law as agreed herein below. This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws of India without giving effect to their conflict of laws principles or rules. The courts at Delhi, India shall have exclusive Jurisdiction.
Notwithstanding any of these Website terms and conditions, IIP FOUNDATION reserves the right, without notice in its sole discretion, to terminate your account and/or block your use of the Website. Upon termination, you must destroy and cease to use all materials obtained from this Website, copies and related documentation thereof with immediate effect.
You agree that any breach of this Agreement by you or your representatives would cause IIP FOUNDATION irreparable harm, injury, loss and damage, the extent of which would be impossible to ascertain and for which monetary damages would not be an adequate remedy. Accordingly, in addition to any other remedies IIP FOUNDATION may have at law or in equity, IIP FOUNDATION shall be entitled to injunctive and other equitable relief in the event of any such breach of this Agreement by you or your representatives.
If one or more of the provisions contained in this Agreement is found to be invalid, illegal or enforceable in any respect, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected. Such provisions shall be revised only to the extent necessary to make them enforceable.
No action of IIP FOUNDATION, other than express written waiver, may be construed as a waiver of any provision of this Agreement. A delay on the part of IIP FOUNDATION of its rights or remedies will not operate as a waiver of such rights or remedies, and a single or partial exercise by a party of any such rights or remedies will not preclude other or further exercise of that right or remedy. A waiver of a right or remedy on any occasion will not be construed as a bar to or waiver of rights or remedies on any other occasion. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
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