By using our Services you agree that you will never misuse our Services. You shall not use our Services for any such purpose that is illegal in the jurisdiction where our Services are used as well as under the Laws of the Republic of India.
This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules 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.
The domain name https://www.Legistify.com("Website"), is owned and operated by LegistifyServices Private Limited ("Company"), a Private Company limited by shares, incorporated under the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013, where such expression shall, unless repugnant to the context thereof, be deemed to include its respective representatives, administrators, employees, directors, officers, agents and their successors and assigns.
By using our Services you agree that you are over the age of eighteen (18) years and can enter into a legally binding contract with Legistify; and only as permitted by law, including applicable professional standards laws, rules and regulations. By using our Services you agree that we reserve the right to suspend your account or stop providing our Services to at our discretion.
Acceptance of the Terms
"Expert" shall mean the professional, including but not limited to qualified lawyer, Charted Accountant and Charted Secretary, enrolled on our platform.
"Guest User" shall mean those users who have not registered as a Member but is simply visiting the Website and using publicly available Services for non-registered users.
"Intellectual Property Rights", "IPR" shall mean all intellectual property rights and all analogous rights subsisting under the laws of each and every jurisdiction throughout the world and intellectual property for the full term of the rights concerned and including all extensions and renewals of such rights, whether or not such rights are registered or capable of registration, including, but not limited to, copyrights, trademarks, trade names, service marks, service names, patents, designs and all other proprietary rights of whatsoever description whether or not protected and whether or not capable of protection.
"Legistify","https://www.Legistify.com", "we", "us", "our" shall mean Legistify Services Private Limited, a private limited company registered under The Companies Act, 2013.
"Member", "User" shall mean an individual or an organisation who completes the Legistify account registration process as described under "Creating a Legistify Account"
"Membership" shall mean the individual rights guaranteed to you to use the Website and avail ourServices in such a manner as prescribed herein, in the form of an account which shall be maintained and used solely by you.
"Offerings", "Services" shall mean the services including but not limited to Do-it Yourself agreement making, document reviewing, document vetting, Expert marketplace, legal blogs, legal glossary, legal services such as incorporation of a company and compliances for a company and Q&A platform.
"Website" shall mean the internet website, https://www.Legistify.com, which is wholly owned and managed by Legistify Services Private Limited.
Using or accessing the LegistifyServices
Your use or access of the Services, however, shall not impose any duty on Legistify to provide you any particular Services or access to any Services.
You agree that you (a) have provided true, accurate, current, and complete information to us in connection with any use or access of the Services; and (b) will maintain and update the information to keep it true, accurate, correct, and complete. We reserve the right to terminate your access to the Services in the event we learn or believe any information provided by you may be false, inaccurate, incorrect, or incomplete. If any unauthorized person obtains access to the Services as a result of any act or omission by you, you shall use your best efforts to ascertain the source and manner of acquisition and shall fully and promptly brief us. You shall otherwise cooperate and assist in any investigation relating to any such unauthorized access. In any event, Legistify shall not be liable for such act.
Services Provided by Legistify
Legistify offers Do-it-Yourself document making, agreement drafting, document reviewing and vetting,Expert marketplace and facilitation platform for various legal services including but not limited to company incorporation, service tax registration and trademark registration. We also provide features like questions listing, search, discovery, communication. Role of Legistify, unless mentioned otherwise, is limited to facilitating the Services for users and Experts. Expertsare independent contractors and not the employees of Legistify. Legistify is not responsible for and disclaims any and all liability related to the actions of users, Experts, third parties and other users of the Services.
Rights and Obligations of Legistify
Legistify will attempt to continuously innovate in order to provide the best possible Services to its users. You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the Services provided by Legistify may change from time to time without any prior notice.
You acknowledge and agree that Legistify may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Services (or any features within the Services) to you or to User at its sole discretion.
You acknowledge and agree that if Legistify disables access to your account or login route, you may be prevented from accessing the Services, your account details or any files or other content which is contained in your account.
You acknowledge and agree that while Legistify may not currently limit your use of the Services in any way, it may do so if that use hinders with the ability of Legistify to carry on its operations or the ability of other customers to use the offering.
Legistify shall not be responsible for any loss or damage caused by a modification of the features, limitation of use of theServices or the discontinuation altogether thereof.
You shall not represent yourself with any person or organization to which you are not associated with and shall not create any profile representing that business or list products that are owned (under any Intellectual Property or any such Acts) or authorized only by other Users. In case of such happening, the User shall be solely responsible for his act to the real owner of such businesses. The fake profiles or unauthorized listing of questions may be removed by Legistify without providing any notice. Legistify will not be responsible for any such act by any Users.
Rights and Obligations of the User
In order to access the Services, the User may be required to provide personal information, as part of the registration process, for his continued use. You agree that registration information provided shall be accurate, correct and up to date.
You agree to use the Services only for purposes that are permitted by (a) the Terms and (b) any applicable law, regulation or guidelines.
You agree not to access (or attempt to access) the Services by any means other than through the interface that is provided by Legistifyunless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement. You specifically agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of the Services through any automated means including but not limited to the use of scripts and web crawlers.
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 offering).
Unless you have been specifically permitted to do so in a separate agreement with Legistify, you agree that you will not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade or resell the Services for any purpose.
You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that Legistify has no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations under the Terms and for the consequences (including any loss or damage which Legistify may suffer) of any such breach.
Account Passwords and security
The User of Legistify agrees and understands that he is responsible to Legistify and to third parties for maintaining the confidentiality of passwords associated with any account you use to access the Services. You will be solely responsible for all activities that occur under your account.
Legistify takes due care to ensure the confidentiality of your credentials. You agree and acknowledge that in the very unlikely event of your credentials becoming known to a third party on account of an intrusion into Legistify database, Legistify shall not be made liable for the resulting damages.
If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your password or of your account, you agree to notify the concerned official at Legistify immediately. You can write to contact@Legistify.com in such cases.
Limitations on Your Use
Content offered in Services
You understand that all information (such as data files, written text, computer software, or images) which you may have access to as part of, or through your use of, the Services are the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated. While Legistify shall make the best efforts to ensure that no indecent, objectionable, racist or hurtful content is published, Legistify does not guarantee that such content will not be published, advertently or inadvertently by the Users of the offering. You understand that by using the Services you may be exposed to content of other Users that you may find offensive, indecent or objectionable and that, in this respect, you use theServices at your own risk. On noticing any such content, it is your duty to bring it to the attention of Legistify’s officials immediately, who will take due care to delete it from the Website. You can raise such complaints in writing to contact@Legistify.com.
You should be aware that content presented to you as part of the Services, including but not limited to advertisements and promotional material of Legistify or other companies, is protected by Intellectual Property Rights which are owned by Legistify, or the sponsors or advertisers who provide that content to Legistify (or by other persons or companies on their behalf). You may not modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, copy or create derivative work based on this content (either in whole or in part) unless you have been specifically told that you may do so by Legistify or by the owners of that content, in a separate agreement.
You understand and agree that whatever information provided by us in the form of the blogs, Q&A and glossary are merelyinformative in nature and represents the opinions of others and shall not be construed as a legal advice or opinion, if any damage is caused to the Userby relying on such information,we do not incur any liability against such claims.
You understand and agree that whatever legal advice offered by the Experts through our platform for drafting and vetting your legal document or otherwise on your request, Legistifywill not be liable in case of any damage caused to the user by such usage of the alleged document or advice; as it is completely based on your discretion and choice to use the expertise.
You understand and agree that if there is anydelay by Expert in providing the requested Service, in such a case Legistifydo not incur any liability against any damages or loss caused to you due to such delay.
Your Agreement to our Rules and Regulations
You agree that by using the Services, you grant Legistify the right to convert, copy, display, edit, make derivative works, disclose, store, or otherwise use your User Content in any manner and in all forms or formats available now or in the future without any compensation to you or any other agreement. You represent and warrant that you are authorized to grant all rights set forth in the preceding sentences.
Legistify will not be held liable for any damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages (a) related to its use or rejection of any User Content; (b) arising from the use of the public posting areas of this Services or using the Services; and (c) arising from your viewing of any content using the Services that you may find offensive.
For the purpose of change and cancellation of Services, the procedures and penalties vary depending on the policies of the applicable Expert. Any such cancellation procedures and penalties are those of the Expert and not of Legistify; Legistify has no responsibility or liability in this regard. You agree that you will accept any terms, conditions and restrictions associated with Services imposed by the Expert, including, but not limited to, any change or cancellation fees. If you have any complaints or questions about your experience with any Expert, or if you wish to cancel a Service request made via the Services, please contact the applicable Expert directly. If an Expert cancels a Service request, please contact Legistify at contact@Legistify.com and Legistify will address your request.
Legistify is not responsible for resolving any disputes between User and Expert and/or processing any cancellations of Service requestor changes therein. Legistifydisclaims any and all liability in this regard.
Intellectual Property rights
You acknowledge and agree that all content, design elements, and materials available on this Services are protected by copyrights, trademarks, Services marks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws. No materials from this Services may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any form or for any means without our prior written permission. Furthermore, you agree to not to sell, license, rent, or create derivative works from such materials or content. Systematic retrieval of content from the Services to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from us is strictly prohibited. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Any unauthorized use of the materials appearing on the Services may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws.
You cannot post, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the our Website; your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner"s behalf. Notice of claims of copyright infringement can be sent to us in writing to the address located under the CONTACT US section on the Website.
Submissions made out of document
If you create, upload and/or store any document in your account, Legistify shall neither have ownership on your documents nor have any right to edit the document. You also permit Legistify to use your documents for providing the Services to you. Any comments, questions, suggestions, feedback or information provided by you about the Services of Legistify, can be used by Legistify for their promotion, marketing or advertisement. Legistify may also remove any of your submissions and is not under any obligation to post your submission.
You agree that Legistify may keep these documents and submissions as preserved and confidential but may also disclose any of the document or submission under the following circumstances:
Where any legal process, any law or government demand is to be complied with.
In order to enforce the terms and conditions of this website.
In case of any claims raised by third parties when their rights are violated.
To protect the personal safety, rights, property and privacy of Legistify and its users or public.
Creating a Legistify Account
When you create an Account, you will be required to furnish certain information regarding your email ID and other relevant information. You agree to provide accurate, current and complete information during the registration process and to update such information to keep it accurate, current and complete.
You can register directly through the Site or via a Social Networking Site which we may support. By using your Social Networking Site account, you are allowing Legistify to access your certain information and you are agreeing to abide by the applicable terms and conditions of your Social Networking Site in your use of the Services via such Social Networking Site.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and Account, and agree to notify us if your password is lost, stolen, or disclosed to an unauthorized third party, or otherwise may have been compromised.
Third Party Web Site Services, Links, Advertisements and Offers
The Services may contain links to other World Wide Web Internet sites. The Services also may utilize third party Services, advertisements, offers and payment systems. Legistify is not responsible for these third party products, Services or their contents. The inclusion of such a link does not imply endorsement of the Services or its contents or any association with its operators. Legistify is not responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or appropriateness of the content, nor the advertising, products, or other materials on such sites. Under no circumstances shall Legistify be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damages caused or alleged to have been caused by use of or reliance on any content, goods, or Services available from third parties. Any concerns regarding any third-party website should be directed to its respective site administrator or webmaster.
License from Legistify
Legistify gives you a Personal non-exclusive license, unless expressly agreed in any other written agreement, to use the Website provided to you by Legistify as part of the Services. This license is for the sole purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the benefit of the Services provided by Legistify, in the manner permitted by these Terms.
You are not entitled to commercially exploit, either directly or by sale, or transfer commercially or profit from the Services and products.
You may not (and you may not permit anyone else to) copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract the source code of the software or any part thereof.
Unless Legistify has given you specific written permission to do so, you may not assign (or grant a sub-license of) your rights to use the Services or otherwise transfer any part of your rights to use the Services.
Security of Transactions
Transactions on the Website are secure and protected. Any information entered by the User when transacting on the Website is encrypted to protect the User against unintentional disclosure to third parties. The User"s credit and debit card information is not received, stored by or retained by the Company / Website in any manner. This information is supplied by the User directly to the relevant payment gateway which is authorized to handle the information provided, and is compliant with the regulations and requirements of various banks and institutions and payment franchisees that it is associated with.
By using the Services you acknowledge and agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Legistify and its affiliated entities, and their employees, contractors, officers, directors, agents and representatives, from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use or misuse of the Services or the use or misuse of contents of the Services by a third party even if by using your password. This Indemnification section of the Terms of Services shall survive termination of your account with the Services or your use of the Services.
Ending your relationship with Legistify
The Terms will continue to apply until terminated by either you or Legistifyas set out below.
Legistify may at any time, terminate its legal agreement with you if: (A) you have breached any provision of the terms (or have acted in manner which clearly shows that you do not intend to, or are unable to comply with the provisions of the terms); or (B) Legistifyis required to do so by law (for example, where the provision of theServices to you is, or becomes, unlawful)
When these terms come to an end, all of the legal rights, obligations and liabilities that you and Legistify are subject to in relation to the obligation to maintain confidentiality or such other legal rights, obligations and liabilities which are expressed to continue indefinitely, shall be unaffected by this cessation.
Disputes with Users of the Services
Legistify is not obligated to investigate, monitor, mediate or resolve any dispute you may have with another user of the Services or the Expert, although we may undertake such action in ourown discretion. In the event of a dispute with another User of the Services, you agree (a) to indemnify us from any liability and (b) that we will not be liable, for any type of damages or for any type of claim or demand arising out of or related to any dispute you may have with any other User of the Services.
EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE OFFERING IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE OFFERING ARE PROVIDED ON "AS IS"BASIS.
IN PARTICULAR, Legistify DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT TO YOU THAT: (A) YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (B) YOUR USE OF THE OFFERING WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR FREE FROM ERROR, INCLUDING SPECIFICALLY FROM SERVER DOWNTIME, (C) ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED BY YOU AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF THE OFFERING WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, AND
ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE OFFERING IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND LegistifyWILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR OTHER DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM LEGISTIFY OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICES,SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY UNLESS EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TERMS.
Legistify FURTHER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
SUBJECT TO OVERALL PROVISION IN CLAUSES ABOVE, USER EXPRESSLY UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT LEGISTIFYPROVIDES THE SERVICES ON "AS IS" BASIS AND DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR OTHERWISE IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AS TO THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, SERVICES OR OTHER MATERIALS MADE AVAILABLE USING THE SERVICES OR AS TO THE RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SERVICES. LEGISTIFYAND ITS AFFILIATES, AND EACH OF THEIR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES DO NOT WARRANT THAT: (a) THE SERVICES WILL BE SECURE OR AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; (b) ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; (c) ANY CONTENT OR SOFTWARE AVAILABLE AT OR THROUGH THE SERVICES IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; OR (D) THE RESULTS OF USING THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS OR REQUIREMENTS.
YOU ACCEPT ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT AND OTHER MATERIALS YOU POST OR OTHERWISE COMMUNICATE USING THE SERVICES. LEGISTIFY SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR CONTENT OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN OR FOR DELAYS OR OMISSIONS THEREIN. NOR SHALL LEGISTIFY ITS AFFILIATES AND EACH OF THEIR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES, BE LIABLE FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS OR LOSSES OF ANY NATURE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE LIABILITY OF LEGISTIFY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Termination and Modification of the Services
Other content to which references are made, links are provided, etc.
The Services may include hyperlinks to other web sites or content or resources. Legistify may have no control over any web sites or resources which are provided by companies or persons other than Legistify.
You acknowledge and agree that Legistify is not responsible for the availability of any such external sites or resources, and does not endorse content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such web sites or resources.
You acknowledge and agree that Legistify is not liable for any loss or damage which may be incurred by you as a result of the non-availability of those external sites or resources, or as a result of any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, products or other materials on, or available from, such web sites or resources.
General legal terms
You will (as a result of, or through your use of the offering) use a Services or download a piece of software, or purchase goods, which are provided by another person or company. Your use of these other offering, software or goods is subject to separate terms between you and the company or person concerned.
The terms constitute the legal agreement between you and Legistify and govern your use of the offering, but without prejudice to any additional terms which may be part of an agreement specific to the Services you wish to avail of (but excluding any offering which Legistify may provide to you under a separate written agreement), and completely replace any prior agreements between you and Legistify in relation to the offering.
You agree that if Legistify does not exercise or enforce any legal right or remedy which is contained in the terms (or which Legistify has the benefit of under any applicable law),this will not be taken to be a formal waiver of Legistify's rights and that those rights or remedies will still be available to Legistify.
If any court of law, having the jurisdiction to decide on this matter, rules that any provision of these terms is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the terms without affecting the rest of the terms. The remaining provisions of the terms will continue to be valid and enforceable.
The terms, and your relationship with Legistify under the terms, shall be governed by the laws of India, and in particular the laws in the State of Rajasthan shall be applicable and Courts in the city of Jaipur, Rajasthan shall have jurisdiction.
You agree that if a dispute arises between You and Legistify, We will seek to resolve the dispute as quickly as commercially reasonable. Before resorting to legal proceedings, You must first contact us directly and work with us to resolve the dispute. If a dispute cannot be resolved, such dispute will be referred to binding mediation between the parties, and the decision of the mediation shall be final and binding to both the parties. In the event that the mediation fails to yield a result, the parties shall compulsorily refer the dispute to arbitration, with the arbitral panel consisting of three arbitrators, one arbitrator being chosen by each party and the third being jointly appointed by the two chosen arbitrators.
In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under, the name and contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below:
Feedback and Reviews
We welcome feedback, comments and suggestions for improvements to the Services ("Feedback") and you can submit Feedback by emailing us at contact@Legistify.com. You grant to us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license under any and all intellectual property rights that you own or control to use, copy, modify, create derivative works based upon and otherwise exploit the Feedback for any purpose. You also acknowledge and agree to let Legistify record your actions and track your IP while accessing the Website to help improve the current features.
The User is aware that any and all such information provided or uploaded will be collected and stored by the Company indefinitely, and that such retained information may be used to resolve disputes, provide customer support, troubleshoot problems, etc., and that such information, if requested, may be provided to judicial or governmental authorities of requisite jurisdiction, or otherwise used by the Company or Website as permitted by applicable laws.
The User is further aware that the Company or Website may occasionally request the User to write reviews for products or Services purchased or availed of by the User from the Website, and also reviews for the various sellers listing their products or Services on the Website. The User is aware that such reviews will help other users of the website make prudent and correct purchases, and also help the Company or Website remove sellers whose products are unsatisfactory in any way, and the User hereby expressly authorises the Company/Website to publish any and all reviews written by the User on the Website, along with the User"s name and certain contact details, for the benefit and use of other Users of the Website.
By becoming a member of the Website and/or using the Services of the Website, you unconditionally and irrevocably confirm that you have read the above provisions and agree to abide by them.
You may address any of complaint, grievances and queries to any of the contact details available on our CONTACT US link on our home page or in the alternative your queries and complaints may also be e-mailed to us at contact@Legistify.com.