Terms and Conditions

Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the Site. By using the Site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use please do not use the Site.

Your access

You can access the Site in the following ways:

  1. By visiting the Site as a guest
  2. By registering through the Site as a member; or
  3. By registering through the Site as a member and purchasing a book

As a guest or as a registered member accessing the site is free. Keep your account for your personal use only. You may not authorise others to use your account or attempt to use another member’s account without first obtaining their consent. You must not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity.

Objectionable content

If, as a legally affected party, you have any concern or objection as to the content hosted on this website or its or its intellectual property rights please feel free to contact Book@ Admin. Upon receiving your complaint, we shall immediately take steps to evaluate and address your right and your complaint in order to promptly redress the same. If the content is found to be objectionable and violates your legal right or that of an affected party, Book@ will take down the content. Following this procedure, you will have no cause of action against Book@ or its Directors in any court of law or forum.

Information you submit

If you ever have a requirement to register with the Site, you warrant that you will:

  1. Make available all the information required to complete the registration forms on the Site;
  2. Ensure that the information is accurate and up to date;
  3. Only post information and content that is relevant to the members of the Site & be fully responsible for all use of your account as well as for any actions that take place using your account.

Restrictions on your use of the Site

You agree that you will not post any content on the Site, transmit any content to others, communicate any content, provide links to any content, or otherwise engage in any activity on the Site or through the Services that:

  1. Impersonates or otherwise misrepresents affiliation, connection or association with, any person or entity
  2. Discloses any personal or confidential information of any person or organisation without first obtaining their consent or
  3. Solicits another person’s personal information for commercial or unlawful purposes
  4. Solicits or requests personal information from anyone under the age of 18 or solicit passwords for unlawful purposes
  5. Contains any material which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data)
  6. Promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm against any group or individual
  7. Promotes or enables illegal or unlawful activities
  8. Is intended to harass, annoy, threaten or intimidate any other members or other people or organisations
  9. Is defamatory, inaccurate, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience
  10. Is deliberately misleading or fraudulent
  11. Contains others’ copyrighted content without first obtaining their consent
  12. Interferes or disrupts networks connected to the site or attempts to interfere with the proper functioning of the site.
  13. Contains any material which may infringe or violate any third party’s rights.

Security

You agree that you are responsible for keeping your screen name and password for your account secret. You acknowledge that Book@ is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from sharing by you or the theft or misappropriation of your screen name and password. Book@ reserves the right to suspend your access to the Site or terminate your account if Book@ suspects an unauthorised person is attempting to access it.

Reporting

Book@ should be immediately informed about: (i) any violation of these terms of use by others (including but not limited to other members) of which you become aware; and (ii) any known or suspected unauthorised access to your account.

Risks of using the Site & Services

When using the Site and the Services, you assume all risks & understand that Book@ makes no guarantees or warranties, either express or implied, regarding individuals you meet or confront through the Site or as to the conduct of such individuals.

Book@’s proprietary rights

You acknowledge and agree that the copyright and other intellectual property rights in the Site and the content provided as part of the Services belongs to Book@, its partners and affiliates. No rights are granted to you, whatsoever, in respect of the Site or the content provided as part of the Services. Any violation of our rights will be visited with severe penalty and claims for damages.

Disclaimer of warranties

This section will apply to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
BOOK@ will provide the Services with reasonable skill and care, and except as expressly provided in these terms of use but does not make or grant (and hereby excludes) any warranties, representations, conditions or terms of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise with respect to the Services or the Site (including all information contained therein), including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.

There is no guarantee that your use of the Site will be secure, uninterrupted, always available, and error-free or will meet your requirements or that any defects in the Site will be corrected. BOOK@ disclaims liability for, and no warranty, representation, condition or other term is made with respect to, the connectivity and availability of the Site.

Under no circumstances will BOOK@ be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone’s reliance on information or other content posted on the Site, provided through the Services, or transmitted to or by any members.

Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by law, in no event will BOOK@ be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage arising out of or relating, directly or indirectly, to the use or inability to use the Site or Services, including, without limitation, loss of income or revenue, loss of corruption of data or programs, loss of goodwill and loss of anticipated savings, even if BOOK@ knows or has been advised of the possibility of such loss arising.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify BOOK@, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties for any claims, causes of action, debts, losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable legal fees) relating to or arising, directly or indirectly, out of: (i) your use of or inability to use the Site or Services, (ii) any content or information posted by you, (iii) your violation of these terms of use or your violation of any rights of a third party, or (iv) your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations.

BOOK@ reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you. You agree to provide BOOK@ with full co-operation if BOOK@ chooses to exercise this right.

Information about you and your visits to the Site
BOOK@ processes information about you in accordance with its privacy policy. By using the Site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Links to and from other sites

Where the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. BOOK@ has no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Term and termination

These terms of use will become effective from the point at which you click the URL to enter our Website and use the Site or the Services (or where you expressly accept these terms of use by registering with BOOK@ and will remain in full force and effect unless terminated hereunder.

Your subscription, if any granted, will be automatically extended for successive renewal period of the same duration as the subscription term originally selected, at the then current non-promotional subscription rate.

Either BOOK@ or you may terminate your user account at any time and for any reason by following procedures to unsubscribe for the services if any availed off. BOOK@ reserves the right to suspend immediately or terminate your access to any of the Services, without notice, for any reason. BOOK@ also reserves the right to remove your account information or data from the Site and any other records at any time at its sole discretion. If your access to any of the Services is suspended due to the breach of these terms of use, you agree that all fees, if any, then paid to BOOK@ by you will be non-refundable and all outstanding or pending payments will immediately be due. Following any termination of your use of the Services, BOOK@ reserves the right to send a notice explaining such termination to other members you have contacted through the Site.

Changes to these terms of use

BOOK@ may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. As a user, you are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes BOOK@ makes, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on the Site.

Jurisdiction and applicable law

These terms of use and the documents referred to in them shall be governed and construed in accordance with INDIAN law. Any disputes relating to these terms of use, the documents referred to in them or the Site or the Services will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Kozhikode, Kerala, INDIA.