Terms and Conditions

Definitions

The following are the terms used in this agreement and their corresponding definitions: “Company” means “Validus Reports”, a company based in Pune, India, as well as its subsidiaries and/or its affiliates, as applicable. “Website” means Company’s Internet website “www.validusreports.com”. “Users” means any entities or individuals using the Website’s Services in any form and/or registered on the Website. “Customers” means any Users, physical and/or legal entity placing an Order subject to the terms and conditions indicated on the Website. “Publisher”, “Developer” and/or “Researcher” means a physical or legal entity whose Report is displayed on the Website. “Parties” includes any Company, Customers, Developers or Users hereunder. “Reports” means a complete market research report, analytical review, or other market research products, journals, newsletters, periodicals or materials drawn up by Publisher. “Orders” means an instruction or instructions of public or private character relating to the purchase of the Reports by the Customers and placed on the Website in accordance with the standard procedures for Order placing indicated in the terms & conditions. “Standard Procedures” means technically and logically realized course of actions and routines. “Agreement” means this agreement between the Company and Users which describes terms and conditions under which the services are rendered to the Customer that has expressed willingness to use our website.

General Terms of Agreement & Termination

This Agreement is intended to provide Users with an opportunity to place Orders on the Website and convey the Reports to the Customers via the Website and/or other human/technical resources available to the Company and/or its partners. The use of the Website and the Services by the Customer means complete acceptance, without exclusion, of the terms and conditions laid out in this document which refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing the Website for any reason. Online offers arising from this Agreement are effective without limits and continue until the moment of their termination. Once the User accesses any section of the website, this Agreement enters into force. The User agrees to abide by all terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you do not hereby agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, do not use the Website and Services. A User can terminate this agreement by getting in touch with the Company by using the contact details provided below. On any such communication, the User automatically loses the right to use the Services provided by the Website. The Company, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to terminate this Agreement, any particular service offered at any time, for any reason including but not limited to: breach of the above terms, failure to follow the Website Administration direction, failure to complete transactions, abuse of any methods, tools, or services provided, use of profanity, racial slurs, hate speech and disruptive behavior.

Rights & Duties of User

The following are the Rights attributable to the User:
  • Use resources of the website as required
  • place the Order for reports;
  • completing due payments to the Company;
  • receive the Report(s);
  • order allied services;
  • cancel the Order prior it is processed, subject to Website Rules of Conduct and this Agreement.

The following are the Duties of a user:
  • The User shall abide by all terms and conditions of this Agreement and Website.
  • The User shall not place any Orders which may violate the effective legislature of user’s country of registration.
  • The User shall avail detailed information about reports before confirming a purchase and placing an order.
  • The User shall not circumvent the Company by placing any contact details (including but not limited to telephone number, postal address, e-mail address or other communications data assisting contact) on any Website area with open public access, if these data may be used for the direct link between the user and the Developer without the Company participation;
  • The User understands and abides by the terms and conditions of this agreement along with the privacy policy laid out on the website.
  • The User shall not apply any software, robot, device or any other automated or manual process, to monitor, copy, or otherwise publicly display any content of the Website without the written permission from the Company.
  • The User shall not copy, transmit, present, reproduce, alter, expand, distribute (including public distribution), transform into other related products (derivatives), or otherwise use in commercial or other purposes the content of the Website and/or reports (in whole or in any part, unless specified otherwise) without first obtaining the written permission from the Company.
  • The User shall not engage in any activities that pose unreasonable or excessive load on the Website infrastructure.

Rights & Duties of the Company

The following are the Rights attributable to the Company:
  • impose, cancel and alter, at its sole discretion, the fee for the additional and/or allied services
  • edit and/or delete any contributions, comments or other entries (including Orders) made by Users if these entries violate and/or contradict to this Agreement, infringe upon the laws valid in the countries of the User and the Company, as well as in other cases at the Company’s discretion;
  • use and distribute any data provided by Users, as laid out in the privacy policy. The use of such data is based on non-exclusive rights and is exempt from time and geographical limitations.
  • deny access, refuse service, or otherwise limit usage of the Website, for any reason, at any time.

The following are the Duties of the Company:
  • The Company hereby agrees to accept, process and place Orders through the Website.
  • The Company shall render allied and/or additional services to Users, subject to mutual agreement and corresponding payments made.
  • The Company shall duly provide the required support to maintain the interaction and mutual transaction between the Parties, subject to this Agreement.
  • In the event the payment for the Additional Services is imposed/altered/cancelled, the Company shall notify Users in advance by changing relevant documents and by posting special notices at the appropriate areas of the Website. Should any changes occur in the terms and conditions of this Agreement, the Company shall communicate the same to Users using information laid out in the privacy policy.

Liabilities & Warranties:

Liabilities of the parties:
  • The Users are liable for authenticity and validity of the data submitted to the Company.
  • In the event the Company becomes aware of a serious breach of the terms and conditions of this agreement by the User, the Company, in its sole discretion, may impose sanctions against User such as: warning, warning and Website access limitation, Website access termination. Such User is informed about the sanctions by e-mail and/or telephone.
  • The Company is a distributor of content published and supplied by Developers and hence the Company has no editorial control over said content. Such content expresses the opinions, the advice, the services, the offers, the statements, or other information of the authors and respective third parties affiliated with the Developer.
Limitation of Liability:
  • The Company shall not be held liable for the quality or topicality of the Reports purchased by Users via the Website. The Company makes no commitment to update the information contained on the Website.
  • The Company is responsible for the interaction of Users only when the Company is directly involved in the actual transaction between Users.
  • The Company is not liable for the accuracy and legality of the information made available by Users and posted online or otherwise distributed through the Website.
  • The Company cannot and does not guarantee against the following, provided that such circumstances are outside of the Company’s control: the Website operation breaks, Services provision delays, loss of information, data, or pictures residing on its computers, resulting from hardware and software breakdowns, and/or human error. Having that stressed, the Company will make all reasonable effort to eliminate such delays, breaks or losses.
Warranties: Each Party herein included is solely responsible for the compliance with the obligations hereunder, as well as with terms and conditions publicly declared and/or agreed mutually with its partners.

Confidentiality

The parties agree not to use the information and data displayed and/or disclosed in any way, except for the purpose set forth in this agreement.

Force Majeure

Neither Party shall be liable for any failure or delay in performance under this Agreement if such failure or delay is caused by conditions beyond its control, i.e. force majeure circumstances, including but not limited to the Acts of Nature. The party affected by such Force Majeure shall notify other parties at the earliest using best possible efforts. In the event of the force majeure circumstances which prevent any Party from the execution of its duties as per this Agreement, dates by which performance obligations are scheduled to be met will be extended for a period of time equal to the time that such circumstances are effective. Termination of this agreement due to Force Majeure will be upon mutual agreement by the parties.

Miscellaneous

All copyright and other rights in the Reports purchased by the User shall remain the property of the Developer. The User agrees to abide by the clauses of licence types of the reports purchased. All disputes shall be limited to jurisdiction of Pune, India. Disputes expressly related to the quality of reports shall be addressed directly and solely to the Publisher. The Company may amend this Agreement at any time by posting the amended version of this Agreement on the Website. In addition, the Company will post notices on frequently visited areas of the Website. All amended terms shall automatically become effective after their publication, unless otherwise stated.

Terms of Sale

Ordering, Payment & Delivery
The User confirms an order of the desired reports, including allied and/or additional services whenever applicable, only by making full payments to the Company by using accepted payment methods. User can make payments using SWIFT / Wire Transfers, Credit and Debit Cards, PayPal, other electronic payment gateways as specified in official communications. The Company confirms and processes orders post receiving the full payment. Reports are dispatched within 24 - 48 working hours after order confirmation. The Company is not responsible for any delay or failure to comply with its obligations under this agreement with the User where such a delay or failure is caused beyond the Company’s reasonable control. Standard report delivery format is PDF. The user receives the report via email or other electronic delivery methods that the Developer uses. Paper (or physical media) reports can be shipped on a User provided mailing address at additional shipping costs borne by the User. Note: A 3% commission is charged on all PayPal, Debit Card & Credit Card payments. These modes can be preferred only in case of urgencies.

Cancellations & Refund Policy
Due to the nature of the information being sold, the Company cannot accept returns or offer any refunds for reports once they have been delivered. The Company, at its discretion, only considers order cancellations in special cases, provided that the reports have to be dispatched. Such order cancellations attract a 10% cancellation charge of the report’s saleable price. After deducting this amount, the rest amount is refunded to the User.

Contact

The User shall contact the Company for any query regarding this agreement by sending an email to connect@validusreports.com. The User shall contact the Company for any query related to report contents by sending an email to sales@validusreports.com.