The Purpose

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The purpose of the Service Provider is to make a difference to the democratic set up across the world, by empowering and educating citizens to take active part in choosing the right candidates and leaders. In this regard, the Service Provider is a constituent networking website wherein, the Service Provider:

    • Integrates all the popular social sites and makes it a fun place for Users to get involved, discover voter friends, discover elections and campaign for their favorite parties and candidates;

    • Provides a platform for fellow constituents to collaborate and collectively make their voice heard leveraging the Voterite's unique constituent networking platform.

    • Provides a platform for citizens, candidates and party executives to collaborate with each other in resolving constituency related issues.

The said process of networking of the User by the Service Provider is hereinafter referred to as 'Services'.

02

The term "User" as used herein shall mean any natural person, limited or unlimited liability company, corporation, general partnership, limited partnership, proprietorship, trust, union, association, court, tribunal, agency, government, ministry, department, commission, self-regulatory organisation, arbitrator, board, or other entity, enterprise, authority, or business organisation.

Scope of this Agreement

01

This User Agreement ("Agreement") sets out the principal terms for the terms of the proposed agreement between Voterite Software Private Limited a company incorporated under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and having its registered office at 23/24, EPIP 1st Phase, Whitefield, Bangalore ("Service Provider") and the User.

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The date of registration of the User on the website of the Service Provider shall be construed as the 'Commencement Date' for all the obligations envisaged under this Agreement.

Terms of the Agreement

  • Language

    You agree that, only the English version of this Agreement and the Privacy Policy will govern your relationship with Voterite.

  • License

    Voterite is the sole owner of all the rights to the web site and its content.

    All title, ownership and intellectual property rights in the web site and its content shall remain with Voterite Software Pvt Ltd, its affiliates or licensor's of Voterite content.

  • Service Eligibility

    To be eligible to use Voterite Service, the User needs to fulfill the following criteria:

    • 01

      The User must be at least 18 years old and that the User is not a competitor of Voterite and using the Services for reasons that are in competition with Voterite.

    • 02

      The User must not currently be a restricted user.

    • 03

      The User will only maintain the account of the Service Provider.

    • 04

      The User will only use his real name and the details provided therein shall be true and correct.

    • 05

      The User shall comply with the existing privacy and other laws of the land.

  • Voterite Membership

    To be eligible to a Voterite membership, the User shall:

    • 01

      Safeguard its password;

    • 02

      Not share their account;

    • 03

      Not sell, trade, or transfer their account to any third person, whosoever they may be;

    • 04

      Consent to the inclusion of your personal data in our on-line database;

    • 05

      Agree to provide at your cost all equipment, software, mobile access, and internet access necessary to use the Services

  • Candidate & Party Information

    All the information pertaining to Candidates, Parties and Constituencies are based on publicly available information and it is very likely that, this information may not be up to date.

    The Service Provider shall not be responsible for any accuracy or authenticity of the said information as regards the said candidates.

    If the User is as candidate or a party executive wanting to update their profile information, details of the same will be sent to the Service Provider to profiles@voterite.com.

  • Voter Friends and Constituencies

    Voterite is not responsible for any incorrect mapping of constituencies based on your friend's profile. Voterite only maps the constituencies based on the publicly available information and hence should not be deemed accurate.

  • Payments & Donations

    A registered User member of Voterite can subscribe for a constituency (when available) for a fee.

    When using the paid services, you agree that the Service Provider for storing your payment information and you also agree to pay the applicable fees and service taxes as they become due.

    The Service Provider does not promise a refund if you are not happy with the service.

    Registered members of the Voterite can donate (when available) in favor of a party, candidate or a social cause, however, the said donations shall be in the manner and as per the applicable laws and regulations of the land.

  • Managing Content

    Voterite provides a platform to create forums/discussions and generate awareness in your constituency.

    When the User creates content, others can see and use the information.

    Therefore, the User undertakes not to post any idea or information that is confidential or subject to third party rights.

    The Service Provider IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF CONTENT POSTED BY YOU

    The Service Provider reserves unconditional right to stop a discussion or remove content if it violates this User Agreement or others' intellectual property rights.

    When a User post a content/information, the User acknowledges and agree that,

    • 01

      Any content posted on the Service Provider, is the responsibility of the User and that the User is answerable to all the issues and liabilities arising as regards any such contents if any;

    • 02

      The nature of the information would neither be accurate, nor confidential, and that it is the responsibility of the User to ensure that the said information is not violation of any contractual restrictions or any third party rights.

    • 03

      On account of the posting of the said information to the Service Provider, the User agrees and acknowledges that on account of the same the Service Provider shall have a nonexclusive, unlimited, and royalty-free right to copy, edit, publish, remove, or even commercialize the content.

    • 04

      The User agrees that the said contents shall be utilised in the manner and in accordance with the Privacy Policy of the Service Provider, which covers how we collect, use, share, and store your personal information. For more details, refer the Voterite Privacy Policy.

  • Contributions

    When providing feedback and/or making any kind of contributions, or suggestions to the Service Provider, the User acknowledge and agree that;

    • 01

      It does not contain confidential or proprietary information.

    • 02

      The User is not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind.

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      The Service Provider can use it for any purpose without your consent

  • Registered User

    To become a Registered User(s) of Voterite, the User(s) acknowledge and agree that:

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      They have logged in with their personal facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google Plus or Voterite account credentials.

    • 02

      They have filled the on-line registration form on the web site with the required information.

    • 03

      They are responsible for the content of all the messages communicated, as well as the consequences of any such message.

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      They consent to the inclusion of your personal data in our on-line database.

    • 05

      They are not a part or affiliate of Voterite in any way.

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      They will protect sensitive, confidential and personal information

  • Services Availability

    The providing of the Service of the Service Provider depends on various factors such as, political environment, software, hardware, network infrastructure, service carriers, weather, geography, and based on our sole discretion, we can modify, replace, and refuse access to Voterite site, either partially or entirely, for you or all Voterite members.

  • Your Personal Information

    Voterite collects personal information that the User chooses to voluntary disclose.

    The Personal information may be shared with Voterite support organizations that provide support functions or maintaining the site.

  • Interacting with Voterite Members

    Voterite will NOT SHARE your personal information with Un-authorized third party unless required by law but Voterite can subcontract other organizations to manage certain aspects of the application.

  • Limitation of Liability

    As a Voterite user, you need to take special care when interacting with other members. Voterite has the right to control your connections, monitor disputes and has the right to suspend or close your account at our sole discretion.

    You agree to use Voterite in a professional manner.

    Voterite shall not be held liable for an delay or failure or disruption of the content or services delivered through the web site resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces or causes beyond its reasonable control, including without limitation, Internet failures, computer, telecommunications or any other equipment failures, electrical power failures, civil disturbances, fires, flood, storms, explosions, natural calamities, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals or non-performance of third parties.

    Voterite shall not be liable for any damages resulting from any of the following:

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      The use or the inability to use the web site

    • 02

      Unauthorized access by third parties to data or private information of any User(s)

    • 03

      Statements or conduct of any User(s) of the web site; or

    • 04

      Any matters relating to Premium Services however arising, including negligence.

  • Termination of Agreement


    Voterite withholds the right to temporary or permanent termination of your membership for any of the following reasons:
     

    • 01

      If it concludes that, you have provided false information in connection with the member account.

    • 02

      You have breached the provisions of the terms and conditions of the user agreement.

    • 03

      Utilized web site to send spam messages, harass or harm another person.

    • 04

      Unauthorized access, use, modification, or control of the web site data base, network or related services.

    • 05

      Obtain by any means web site member's user name and/or password.

    • 06

      Infringes patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights

    Voterite respects the intellectual property rights of others and also encourages you to similarly share accurate information so that, there is no violation of intellectual property rights or other rights of third parties.

    Agreement to provide for matters that qualify as material events of defaults of a Party and consequences of such defaults.

General Terms & Conditions

  • 01

    Confidentiality

    The Parties agree to keep, and to cause their respective Affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives (collectively "Representatives") to keep, the contents of this Agreement and any resulting negotiations and documents confidential and neither Party shall, and each Party shall cause its Representatives not to, disclose any information contained in this Agreement and any resulting negotiations and documents to any third-party without the prior written consent of the other Party, except as required by law or by a court of competent jurisdiction.

    The Parties further acknowledge that in connection with the transactions contemplated hereby, they and their respective Representatives have obtained, and will continue to obtain, confidential information relating to the other Party and its affiliates, their respective operations, the Projects and certain related matters (collectively, the "Confidential Information").

    Each Party agrees to keep, and to cause their respective Representatives to keep, the Confidential Information confidential, and not to, and to cause their respective Representatives not to, disclose any Confidential Information to any third party, except as required by law or by a court of competent jurisdiction. This provision survives expiry/ termination of the Term and for a period of 1 (One) year thereafter.

  • 02

    Governing Law; Dispute resolution

    Any matters relating to this Agreement shall be governed by Indian law. The Parties agree that in the event of any dispute arising out of, under, in connection with or in relation to the confidentiality, non compete and Term obligations contained in this Agreement, the same shall be resolved by arbitration in accordance with the provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996.

    Unless otherwise agreed by the Parties such arbitration shall be conducted by a single arbitrator, selected mutually by the Parties. The decision of such arbitrator shall be final and binding on the Parties. Arbitration proceedings shall be held in India and in the English language.

    The Agreement to also contain that the Courts in Bangalore shall alone have the exclusive jurisdiction as regards any disputes arising out of the Settlement Agreement.

  • 03

    Binding

    This Agreement records the intent of the Parties hereunder. The provisions set forth in the section entitled "Confidentiality", Non Compete, Costs, Governing Law and Dispute resolution shall survive the period of this Agreement and be legally binding on the Parties.

  • 04

    Term

    This Agreement shall be valid only till the user avails the services under this Agreement and shall stand terminated if the Voterite user deletes his/her account.

  • 05

    Voterite Notifications

    Voterite regularly notifies their users regarding product offering using notifications on the website or messages through email, telephone or postal service.

    You agree to comply with such notifications regarding the services.

    You can set preferences on your profile settings to configure the required messages. Incorrect contact details can lead to missing critical information about our service. Voterite assumes no liability for non-receipt of messages due to incorrect contact details.

  • 06

    Privacy

    You agree that, all Content posted or accessible via the Voterite site is subject to the export control laws and regulations of India. You agree not to export or re-export any Content directly or indirectly, to any country not permitted by Indian export restrictions.

  • 07

    Indemnification

    The User agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Voterite, its directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers, from and against all claims, actions or demands, liabilities, and settlements, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising in connection with your use of the Site or resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use of the Site or your violation of this Agreement.

  • 08

    Intellectual Property Notices

    Voterite does not grant you any rights or licenses under any intellectual property rights. Voterite is the sole owner or lawful licensee of all the rights to the web site and its content such as design, layout, text, images, graphics, sound, video etc. The Voterite web site content represent trade secrets and intellectual property rights protected under worldwide copyright and other laws. All title, ownership and intellectual property rights in the web site and its content shall remain with Voterite, its affiliates or licensor's of Voterite content, as the case may be.

  • 09

    Disclaimer

    VOTERITE AND ITS VENDORS AND SUPPLIERS MAKE NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY TO YOU IN CONNECTION WITH, ARISING OUT OF, OR RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS WILL OCCUR FROM TIME TO TIME AND AGREE TO HOLD THE VOTERITE PARTIES HARMLESS FOR ALL SUCH INTERRUPTIONS. IN NO EVENT SHALL VOTERITE PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR ECONOMIC LOSS, PERSONAL INJURIES, OR PROPERTY DAMAGE SUSTAINED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY ARISING FROM USE OF THE SERVICE OR THIS AGREEMENT.

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    Responsibilities

    As a responsible Voterite member, you need to commit to the following:

    • Do not gather content from the Voterite website using automated programs like bots, web spiders or scrapers.

    • Do not engage in unlawful activities like multi-level marketing or pyramid schemes.

    • Do not upload malicious code or virus, deface the Voterite website or hamper operations of Voterite.

    • Do not develop or use third party applications that violate age based restrictions like alcohol and dating.

    • Do not publicize or offer any contest, giveaway without the permission of Voterite.

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    Contact Us

    The User agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Voterite, its directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers, from and against all claims, actions or demands, liabilities, and settlements, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising in connection with your use of the Site or resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use of the Site or your violation of this Agreement.In the event you want information or clarification of the terms and conditions of the User Agreement you may contact: The Company Web-site www.voterite.com is maintained by:

    Voterite Software Private Limited
    3rd Floor , 23/24, Silver Software Building
    EIPIP Phase 1 , KIADB , Whitefield ,
    Bangalore -560 066. India
    We can be reached by e-mail at info@voterite.com