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You agree that by registering on travadda.com, or by using the website, including our mobile applications, developer platform, premium services, or other information provided as part of the Travadda.com services, you are entering into a legally binding agreement with Travadda.com based on the terms of this User Agreement, which is hereby incorporated by reference (collectively referred to as the “Agreement”) and become a Travadda user (“User”).
If you are using the website on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you are nevertheless individually bound by this Agreement even if your company has a separate agreement with us. If you do not want to register an account and become a Travadda User, do not conclude the Agreement and do not access, view, download or otherwise use any Travadda.com webpage, information or services. By clicking “Register,” you acknowledge that you have read and understood the terms and conditions of this Agreement and that you agree to be bound by all of its provisions. By clicking “Register”, you also consent to use electronic signatures and acknowledge your click of the “Register” button as one.
The Website is operated by Travadda.com and available only to entities and persons over the age of legal majority who can form a legally binding agreement(s) under applicable law. If you do not qualify, you are not permitted to use the Website.
The website reserves the right to Terminate/modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, 'The Service' (or any part of 'The Service') with or without notice to the user at any time and from time to time. 'The User' agrees that the website shall not be liable to the User or any third-party for any modification or discontinuance of the Service.
The website and its sub-domains would provide the below-mentioned services:
Some of the services are explained in detail herein below:
"Travadda Connect” is the most powerful and cost-efficient platform that generates authentic leads in the B2B travel business. It connects Buyers and Suppliers through single, user-friendly automation to amp-up their business Travadda Connect helps travel trade buyers to minimize their research time of finding accurate supplier categories and also to avail competitive quotations from multiple suppliers simultaneously. Moreover, it helps B2B Suppliers in maximizing high-quality business leads and minimizing sales and marketing costs. This time-saving automation accelerates B2B outreach against a reasonably priced membership plan for users. This state-of-the-art technology helps B2B buyers with an automated pre-defined inquiry form that captures detailed inputs specifying the exact requirements, supplier category, service & product, etc at a global scale.
All inquiries get auto-forwarded to registered suppliers as per the categories specified by buyers with the help of a robust automation process."
The website would provide an industry specific job portal with multiple job postings & multiple job applications for free. The website would enable direct communications with candidates & recruiters. There would be direct access to candidates and recruiters to avoid miscommunications related to sourcing & fast recruitment process. There will not be any possibility of junk profiles as system will deactivate the profile if it is not updated on 90 days gap. You, as a user, have to find the exact profile as per requirement and simultaneously find the exact job profile. The system itself will filter the jobs with candidate profile automatically. Recruiters and job seekers can communicate each other avoiding any mediators.
The user expressly states that the resume/insertion or information/ data being fed into the network of Travadda.com by the user is correct and complete in all respects and does not contain any false, distorted, manipulated, fraudulent or misleading facts or averments. Travadda.com expressly disclaims any liability arising out of the said resume insertion/information/ data so fed into the network of the website by the user.
An industry specific professional & B2B platform would be provided where the entire community will know each other with serious business communications and networking, sharing professional ideas, updates, plans, events & invitations, industry news. You can write your own blogs. Outsiders viz., those are not related to this industry, are restricted to access this platform.
An industry specific unique marketing platform where the organizations and bodies can promote their products with a unique way of email marketing with cash back options “Learn & Earn” to readers / viewers. Advertisers can segregate their exact readers and then float their promotions accordingly. This is very economical concept of advertisement & marketing. Also there are many panel advertisements where advertisers can advertise the products. Outsider’s viz., those are not related to this industry are restricted to access this platform.
An industry specific online directory, would find your co-related service providers and their contacts within glimpses.
You own the information you provide to the website under this Agreement and may request its deletion at any time, unless you have shared information or content with others and they have not deleted it, or it was copied or stored by other users. Additionally, you grant a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sub-licensable, fully paid up and royalty-free right to us to copy, prepare derivative works of, improve, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, process, analyze, use and commercialize, in any way now known or in the future discovered, any information you provide, directly or indirectly to the website, including, but not limited to, any user-generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques or data to the services, you submit to the website, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third party. Any information you submit to us is at your own risk of loss.
By providing information to us, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to submit the information and that the information is accurate, not confidential, and not in violation of any contractual restrictions or other third party rights. It is your responsibility to keep your profile information accurate and updated.
You agree to: (1) Keep your password secure and confidential; (2) not permit others to use your account; (3) refrain from using other Users’ accounts; (4) refrain from selling, trading, or otherwise transferring your Travadda account to another party; and (5) refrain from charging anyone for access to any portion of Travadda, or any information therein. Further, you are responsible for anything that happens through your account until you close down your account or prove that your account security was compromised due to no fault of your own.
You indemnify us and hold us harmless for all damages, losses and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) related to all third party claims, charges, and investigations, caused by your failure to comply with this Agreement, including, without limitation, your submission of content that violates third party rights or applicable laws, by any content you submit to the Services, and any activity in which you engage on or through the website.
There would be a Membership plan for both, professionals and candidates and organizations, corporates and others, based on a different category of subscriptions like lead platform, job and freelancing platform, networking and marketing platform. You also agree to pay the applicable fees for the Premium Services (including, without limitation, periodic fees for premium accounts) as they become due plus all related taxes, and to reimburse us for all collection costs and interest for any overdue amounts. Your obligation to pay fees continues through the end of the subscription period during which you cancel your subscription. All the payments shall be prepayment for any kind of membership and subscription. You also acknowledge that Travadda’s Premium Services are subject to this Agreement and any additional terms related to the provision of the Premium Service.
If you believe that you are entitled or obligated to act contrary to this Agreement under any mandatory law, you agree to provide us with a detailed and substantiated explanation of your reasons in writing at least 30 days before you act contrary to this Agreement, to allow us to assess whether we may, at our sole discretion, provide an alternative remedy for the situation, though we are under no obligation to do so.
Travadda offers various forums such as Travadda Groups, Answers, and Network Updates, where you can post your observations and comments on designated topics. The website also enables the sharing of information by allowing users to post updates, including links to news, articles and other information such as job opportunities, product recommendations, and other content to their profile and other parts of the site, such as Travadda Groups.
Please note that ideas you post and information you share may be seen and used by other Users, and the website cannot guarantee that other Users will not use the ideas and information that you share on the website. Therefore, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential and/or don’t want others to use, or that is subject to third party rights that may be infringed by your sharing it, do not post it to any Travadda Group, into your Network Updates, or elsewhere on the website. TRAVADDA.COM & ITS SUB-DOMAINS ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR A USER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU POST IN ANY TRAVADDA COMMUNITY FORUMS SUCH AS THE TRAVADDA BLOG, GROUPS OR ANSWERS.
Under Rule 3 of Rules made under IT Act, 2000 vide powers conferred by clause (zg) of sub-section (2) of section 87 read with sub-section (2) of section 79:
Users of computer resource not to host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that —
In view of the global nature of the world wide web, the User understands and agrees that technical processing of tools of communication is (and may be) required to send and receive messages, to correspond / conform to the technical requirements of connecting networks, to correspond / conform to the limitations of The Service, or to correspond / conform to other, similar technical requirements.
For as long as the website continues to offer the Services, it shall provide and seek to update, improve and expand the Services. As a result, we allow you to access the website as it may exist and be available on any given day and have no other obligations, except as expressly stated in this Agreement. We may modify, replace, refuse access to, suspend or discontinue the website, partially or entirely, or change and modify prices for all or part of the Services for you or for all our users in our sole discretion. All of these changes shall be effective upon their posting on our site or by direct communication to you unless otherwise noted. The website further reserves the right to withhold, remove and or discard any content available as part of your account, with or without notice if deemed by the website to be contrary to this Agreement. For avoidance of doubt, the website has no obligation to store, maintain or provide you a copy of any content that you or other Users provide when using the Services.
Travadda.com may include links to third party websites (“Third Party Sites”) on www.travadda.com and elsewhere. The website also enables third party developers (“Platform Developers”) to create applications (“Platform Applications”) that provide features and functionality using data and developer tools made available by the website through its developer platform.
The website is not responsible for and does not endorse any features, content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from Third Party Sites or Platform Applications. Website also does not screen, audit, or endorse Platform Applications. Accordingly, if you decide to access Third Party Sites or use Platform Applications, you do so at your own risk and agree that your use of any Platform Application is on an “as-is” basis without any warranty as to the Platform Developer’s actions, and that this Agreement does not apply to your use of any Third Party Site or Developer Application.
Please note: If you allow a Platform Application or Third Party Site to authenticate to or connect with your Travadda account, that application or website can access information on Travadda related to you and your connections.
You acknowledge, consent and agree that we may access, preserve, and disclose your registration and any other information you provide, if required, to do so by law or in a good faith that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary in our opinion to:
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users. The website may limit the number of connections you may have to other Users and may, in certain circumstances, prohibit you from contacting other Users through use of the Services or otherwise limit your use of the Services. The website reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other members and to restrict, suspend, or close your account if the website determines, in our sole discretion, that doing so is necessary to enforce this Agreement.
You agree that Travadda.com may use your company, organization, or product name and/or logo in presentations, marketing materials, customer lists, financial reports, website listings of customers, research and marketing case studies and other marketing-related activities. You may not issue any public announcement regarding your use of the website which suggests partnership with Travadda.com without Travadda’s prior review and written approval, at Travadda's sole discretion.
You shall not disclose your developer credentials or your Client IDs to any third party except your agent(s) using such information solely on your behalf in accordance with this Agreement and under a written duty of confidentiality. You shall not disclose Travadda Confidential Information to any third party without Travadda's prior written consent. "Travadda.com Confidential Information" means all non-public Travadda software, technology, programming, and specifications relating to Travadda, and any other information designated in writing by Travadda as "Confidential" or an equivalent designation. Travadda.com Confidential Information does not include information that has become publicly known through no breach by you or the website, or information that has been (a) independently developed without access to the website Confidential Information as evidenced in writing; (b) rightfully received by you from a third party who has the lawful right to disclose such information; or (c) required to be disclosed by law or by a governmental authority.
DO NOT RELY ON TRAVADDA.COM, ANY INFORMATION THEREIN, OR IT'S CONTINUATION. WE PROVIDE THE PLATFORM FOR TRAVADDA AND ALL INFORMATION AND SERVICES ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WEBSITE DOES NOT CONTROL OR VET USER GENERATED CONTENT FOR ACCURACY. WE DO NOT PROVIDE ANY EXPRESS WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, ACCURACY OF DATA, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED OR HARMED BY THE WEBSITE OR ANYTHING RELATED TO THE WEBSITE, YOU MAY CLOSE YOUR ACCOUNT AND TERMINATE THIS AGREEMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH “TERMINATION” CLAUSE OF THIS AGREEMENT AND SUCH TERMINATION SHALL BE YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY.
IN ADDITION, WE NEITHER WARRANT NOR REPRESENT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES. ANY MATERIAL, SERVICE, OR TECHNOLOGY DESCRIBED OR USED ON THE WEBSITE MAY BE SUBJECT TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OWNED BY THIRD PARTIES WHO HAVE LICENSED SUCH MATERIAL, SERVICE, OR TECHNOLOGY TO US.
THE WEBSITE DOES NOT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO VERIFY THE IDENTITY OF THE PERSONS SUBSCRIBING TO ITS SERVICES, NOR DOES IT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO MONITOR THE USE OF ITS SERVICES BY OTHER USERS OF THE COMMUNITY; THEREFORE, TRAVADDA DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR IDENTITY THEFT OR ANY OTHER MISUSE OF YOUR IDENTITY OR INFORMATION.
THE WEBSITE DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE SERVICES IT PROVIDES WILL FUNCTION WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR ERRORS IN FUNCTIONING. IN PARTICULAR, THE OPERATION OF THE SERVICES MAY BE INTERRUPTED DUE TO MAINTENANCE, UPDATES, OR SYSTEM OR NETWORK FAILURES. TRAVADDA DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY SUCH INTERRUPTION OR ERRORS IN FUNCTIONING. FURTHERMORE, IT DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY MALFUNCTIONING, IMPOSSIBILITY OF ACCESS, OR POOR USE CONDITIONS OF THE WEBSITE DUE TO INAPPROPRIATE EQUIPMENT, DISTURBANCES RELATED TO INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS, TO THE SATURATION OF THE INTERNET NETWORK, AND FOR ANY OTHER REASON. FOR MORE INFORMATION, SEE OUR DISCLAIMER AGREEMENT.
SOME COUNTRIES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS AND AS A RESULT THE CONTENTS OF THIS CLAUSE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Neither Travadda.com nor any of our subsidiaries, affiliated companies, employees, shareholders, or directors shall be cumulatively liable for (a) any damages in excess of five times the most recent annual fee that you paid for membership, or Rs.4,000, whichever amount is greater, or (b) any special, incidental, indirect, punitive or consequential damages or loss of use, profit, revenue or data to you or any third person arising from your use of the Service, any platform applications or any of the content or other materials on, accessed through or downloaded from the website. This limitation of liability is part of the basis of the bargain between the parties and without it the terms and prices charged would be different. This limitation of liability shall:
Apply regardless of whether (1) you base your claim on contract, tort, statute or any other legal theory, (2) we knew or should have known about the possibility of such damages, or (3) the limited remedies provided in this section fail of their essential purpose; and
Not apply to any damage that website may cause you intentionally or knowingly in violation of this Agreement or applicable law, or as otherwise mandated by applicable law that cannot be disclaimed from in this Agreement.
The website is not responsible for any problem or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on any of the Travadda’s services or combination thereof.
All conditions, terms, representations and warranties relating to the website services supplied under this Agreement, whether imposed by statute or operation of law or otherwise, that are not expressly stated in these terms and conditions including, without limitation, the implied warranty of satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose are hereby excluded to the extent applicable under Indian laws.
This limitation of liability is part of the basis of the bargain between you and Travadda and shall apply to all claims of liability (e.g. Warranty, tort, negligence, contract, law) and even if Travadda has been told of the possibility of any such damage, and even if these remedies fail their essential purpose.
Our total aggregate liability to you for any claim in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise arising out of or in connection with the provision of the website services shall be limited to the charges paid by you in respect of the services which are the subject of any such claim.
You may not allocate, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, Designs, trademarks or other Intellectual proprietary Information belonging to others without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. It is the policy of the website to terminate Membership privileges of any Member who once infringes the copyright of others upon receipt of prompt notification to the website by the copyright owner or the copyright owner's legal agent/Advisor. Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the website’s services in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with the following information:
This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the website. However, the website reserves the right to terminate access to certain areas or features of the website at any time for any reason, with or without notice.
The website also reserves the universal right to deny access to particular users to any/all of its services/content without any prior notice/explanation in order to protect the interests of the website and/or other visitors to the website. The website reserves the right to limit, deny or create different access to the website and its features with respect to different user(s), or to change any of the features or introduce new features without prior notice. The website withholds the right to temporary or permanent termination of any user for any of the following reasons:
Advertiser agrees to use, and the website agrees to make available, the Network during the Term in order to place Ads from Advertiser on Publisher Websites according to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. As between Advertiser and the website, Advertiser shall be solely responsible for soliciting all Ads, placing Ads through the Network and responding to inquiries in connection therewith.
All copyright, database rights, trademarks and design rights in our website and in the material published on it belong to the website Advertisers cannot use it without prior permission of the Website owner.
This Agreement or any claim, cause of action or dispute (“claim”) arising out of or related to this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of India regardless of your country of origin or where you access the website. You and Travadda.com agree that all claims arising out of or related to this Agreement must be resolved exclusively by the courts located in Mumbai/Thane, Maharashtra, India except as otherwise agreed by the parties or as described in the Arbitration Option paragraph below. You and Travadda.com agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located within Mumbai, Maharashtra, India for the purpose of litigating all such claims. Notwithstanding the above, you agree that Travadda.com shall still be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent type of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.
For any claim (excluding claims for injunctive or other equitable relief) where the total amount of the award sought is less than Rs.15,000/-, the party requesting relief may elect to resolve the dispute in a cost effective manner through binding non-appearance-based arbitration. In the event a party elects arbitration, they shall initiate such arbitration through an established alternative dispute resolution (“ADR”) provider mutually agreed upon by the parties. The ADR provider and the parties must comply with the arbitration rules as laid down in the Indian laws.
The services provided to you are aimed at providing recruitment solutions and should be restricted to contacting suitable candidates for genuine jobs in existence. Mailing practices such as transmitting marketing and promotional mailers / Offensive messages / messages with misleading subject lines in order to intentionally obfuscate the original message, are strictly prohibited. We reserve the right to terminate services, without prior notice, to the originator of Spam. No refund shall be admissible under such circumstances.
Following is an illustrative (not exhaustive) list of the kinds of messages which can be classified as spam:Unsolicited Bulk Messages/Unsolicited Commercial Communications.
All notices or demands to or upon website shall be effective if in writing and shall be duly made when sent to Travadda.com having addressed at:To
All notices or demands to or upon a User(s) shall be effective if either delivered personally, sent by courier, certified mail, by facsimile or email to the last-known correspondence, fax or email address provided by the User(s) to the website, or by posting such notice or demand on an area of the website that is publicly accessible without a charge. Notice to a User(s) shall be deemed to be received by such User(s) if and when website is able to demonstrate that communication, whether in physical or electronic form, has been sent to such User(s), or immediately upon website's posting such notice on an area of the website that is publicly accessible without charge.
You agree that this Agreement constitutes the entire, complete and exclusive agreement between you and us regarding the Services and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings, whether written or oral, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use or purchase certain other Travadda.com services, third-party content or third party software.
If any provision of this Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction or arbitrator to be illegal, void, or unenforceable, the unenforceable provision will be modified so as to render it enforceable and effective to the maximum extent possible in order to effect the intention of the provision; and if a court or arbitrator finds the modified provision invalid, illegal, void or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions of this Agreement will not be affected in any way.
Our failure to act with respect to a breach of this Agreement by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to that breach or subsequent similar or other breaches. Except as expressly and specifically contemplated by the Agreement, no representations, statements, consents, waivers or other acts or omissions by any Travadda Affiliate shall be deemed legally binding on any Travadda Affiliate, unless documented in a physical writing hand signed by a duly appointed officer of Travadda.com.
You may not assign or delegate any rights or obligations under the Agreement. Any purported assignment and delegation shall be ineffective. We may freely assign or delegate all rights and obligations under the Agreement, fully or partially without notice to you. We may also substitute, by way of unilateral novation, effective upon notice to you, Travadda.com for any third party that assumes our rights and obligations under this Agreement.
You may have rights or obligations under local law other than those enumerated here if you are located outside India.
As a Travadda.com account holder you may submit Content to the Service, including videos and user comments. You understand that the website does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any Content you submit.
You shall be solely responsible for your own Content and the consequences of submitting and publishing your Content on the Service. You affirm, represent, and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to publish Content you submit; and you license to Travadda.com all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to such Content for publication on the Service pursuant to these Terms of Service.
For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your Content. However, by submitting Content to Travadda.com, you hereby grant Travadda a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, publish, adapt, make available online or electronically transmit, and perform the Content in connection with the Service and Travadda's (and its successors' and affiliates') business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Service (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Service a non-exclusive license to access your Content through the Service, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display, publish, make available online or electronically transmit, and perform such Content as permitted through the functionality of the Service and under these Terms of Service. The above licenses granted by you in video Content you submit to the Service terminate within a commercially reasonable time after you remove or delete your videos from the Service. You understand and agree, however, that Travadda.com may retain, but not display, distribute, or perform, server copies of your videos that have been removed or deleted. The above licenses granted by you in user comments you submit are perpetual and irrevocable.
You further agree that Content you submit to the Service will not contain third party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third party proprietary rights, unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant Travadda all of the license rights granted herein.
Travadda.com does not endorse any Content submitted to the Service by any user or other licensor, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Travadda.com expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with Content. The website does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on the Service, and the website will remove all Content if properly notified that such Content infringes on another's intellectual property rights. Travadda.com reserves the right to remove Content without prior notice.
The thoughts written or reviews posted by visitors are of them and not moderated by us, any one thus felt offended please email us at: email@example.com and we will remove it from our website (if we feel the same within the framework of business, prevalent norms and practicability) of legality and freedom of speech.
In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and The Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011 made there under, the name and contact detail of the Grievance Officer is provided below:To
You are responsible for complying with all applicable laws, rules and regulations, all third-party rights and all Travadda.com policies. You shall not use the website in a manner that violates such laws, rules and regulations, third parties' rights or any Travadda.com policies or in a manner that is deceptive, unethical, false or misleading. For avoidance of doubt, you shall not distribute or provide access to applications you develop in contravention of Indian laws.
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Indian Law and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Mumbai/Thane, Maharashtra, India Courts.
Any forbearance or failure by us to enforce a provision to which you are subject shall not affect our right to require such performance at any subsequent time, nor shall the waiver or forbearance by us of any breach of any provisions of the agreement herein be taken to be or held to be a waiver of the provision or provisions itself of themselves.