Terms of use

1. Acceptance of terms

1.1 We are Web Spiders (also referred as "WS") and we own and operate the SERVICES. The content of the SERVICES are provided by our customers. "Services" means the products and services (example: websites, mobile applications, web applications and HTML-formatted emails), including associated WS offline or mobile components. "Services" exclude Content and Non-WS Applications.

1.2 Your use of the SERVICES is subject to these Terms of Use. By using the SERVICES, you are deemed to have accepted and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. We may make changes to these Terms of Use from time to time. We may notify you of such changes by any reasonable means, including by posting the revised version of these Terms of Use on the SERVICES. Your use of the SERVICES, following changes to these Terms of Use, will constitute your acceptance of those changes.

2. Ability to accept terms of use

2.1 You affirm that you are either more than 13 years of age, or possess legal, parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Use, and to abide by and comply with these Terms of Use.

3. Platform access

3.1 You are responsible for all access to the SERVICES using your Internet connection, even if the access is by another person.

3.2 You must keep your password secret and secure at all times.

3.3 We will apply reasonable efforts to ensure that the SERVICES is available at all times. However, we cannot guarantee that the SERVICES or any individual function or feature of the SERVICES will always be available and/or error free. The SERVICES may be unavailable during periods when we are implementing upgrades or carrying out essential maintenance on the SERVICES.

4. Your use of the services

4.1 Your permission to use the SERVICES is personal to you and non-transferable. Your use of the SERVICES is conditional on your compliance with the rules of conduct set forth in these Terms of Use and you agree that you will not:

  4.1.1 Use the SERVICES for any fraudulent or unlawful purpose;

  4.1.2 Use the SERVICES to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the rights of others, including without limitation, others' privacy rights or rights of publicity;

  4.1.3 Impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity in connection with the SERVICES or express or imply that we endorse any statement you make;

  4.1.4 Interfere with or disrupt the operation of the SERVICES or the servers or networks used to make the SERVICES available or violate any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of such networks;

  4.1.5 Transmit or otherwise make available in connection with the SERVICES any virus, worm or other computer code that is harmful or invasive in a way that may or is intended to damage the operation of, or to monitor the use of, any hardware, software, or equipment;

  4.1.6 Reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or otherwise exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of, use of, or access to the SERVICES;

  4.1.7 Modify, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the SERVICES. If you wish to reverse engineer any part of the SERVICES to create an interoperable program you must contact us and we may provide interface data subject to verification of your identity and other information;

  4.1.8 Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice from the SERVICES or materials originating from the SERVICES;

  4.1.9 Frame or mirror any part of the SERVICES without our express prior written consent;

  4.1.10 Create a database by systematically downloading and storing SERVICES content;

  4.1.11 Use any manual or automatic device in any way to gather SERVICES content or reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the SERVICES without our express prior written consent. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we grant the operators of public online search engines limited permission to use search retrieval applications to reproduce materials from the SERVICES for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of such materials solely in connection with each operator's public online search service.

  4.1.12 Use the SERVICES to post violent, nude, partially nude, discriminatory, unlawful, infringing, hateful, pornographic or sexually suggestive photos or other content via the SERVICES;

4.2 We reserve the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific instances.

4.3 We may, but have no obligation to, remove, edit, block, and/or monitor media or accounts containing media that we determine in our sole discretion violates these Terms of Use.

4.4 WS does not claim ownership of any media that you post on or through the SERVICES. The usage of your media is subject to our Privacy Policy. You can choose who can view your photos, as described in the Privacy Policy.

5. Third party websites

5.1 The SERVICES may provide links to other websites and online resources. We are not responsible for and do not endorse such external sites or resources. Your use of third party websites and resources is at your own risk.

5.2 You may create a link to the SERVICES, provided that:

  5.2.1 The link is fair and legal and is not presented in a way that is:

    1. Misleading or could suggest any type of association, approval or endorsement by us that does not exist, or

    2. Harmful to our reputation or the reputation of any of our affiliates;

  5.2.2 You retain the legal right and technical ability to immediately remove the link at any time, following a request by us to do so.

5.3 We reserve the right to require you to immediately remove any link to the SERVICES at any time and you shall immediately comply with any request by us to remove any such link.

6. Intellectual property

6.1 The intellectual property rights in the SERVICES and all of the text, pictures, videos, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, trademarks, logos, applications, programs, computer code and other content made available on it are owned by WS. You may not print or otherwise make copies of any such content without our express prior permission.

7. Limitation of liability

7.1 We provide the SERVICES on an "as is" basis and make no representations as to the quality, completeness or accuracy of any content made available on the SERVICES. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude:

  7.1.1 All conditions, warranties and other terms that might otherwise be implied by law into these Terms of Use; and

  7.1.2 Any and all liability to you, whether arising from these Terms of Use or otherwise in connection with your use of the SERVICES.

7.2 The foregoing is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties. Notwithstanding the foregoing, nothing in these Terms of Use is intended to exclude or limit any liability that may not by law be excluded or limited, and in particular none of the exclusions and limitations in this clause are intended to limit any rights you may have as a consumer under applicable law or statutory rights which may not be excluded.

8. Collection of personal information

8.1 We may collect and use information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. You can view a copy of this policy by clicking here

9. Duration of terms

9.1 These Terms of Use are effective until terminated. We may, at any time and for any reason, terminate your access to or use of the SERVICES. If we terminate your access to the SERVICES you will not have the right to bring claims against us or our affiliates with respect to such termination. We and our affiliates shall not be liable for any termination of your access to the SERVICES.

10. Governing law

10.1 These Terms of Use will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India, and the courts of Kolkata will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim or dispute arising from or in connection with these Terms of Use.