Knimbus Services Terms & Conditions
1. Content and Scope of Use
All content accessible through the Applications, including text, graphics, images, photographs, trademarks, logos, videos, user interfaces, visual interfaces applications, programs, computer code and other information (collectively, the "Content"), including but not limited to the design, layout, and arrangement of such Content, is owned by Knimbus or its licensors and is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws.
You may solely for private, educational, personal, scientific, or research purposes access and use the Content.
You may not
remove, obscure or alter any copyright or other notices, trademarks, logos, service marks or any other proprietary rights appearing in or on the Content,
update, change, revise, adapt, modify, translate, transform or create any derivative work of the Content
re-distribute, reproduce, or transmit the Content by any means including electronic (e. g., via e-mail) nor post it on their personal or public Applications or on public networks,
systematically download any Content, use routines designed to continuously and automatically search and index the Content (full text and meta data), such as web-crawling or spider programs or engage in any activity likely to burden the Applications,
directly or indirectly use or assist any third party to use the Content for any commercial or monetary purposes including without limitation any sale, resale, loan, transfer or upload of the Content to a commercial entity’s internet website,
use the Applications to publish, distribute or advertise any promotional material or other forms of solicitation to other users or any other services facilitation of any activities that are prohibited by law.
2. User accounts
You must ensure that the information you are asked to provide on registration is accurate. In particular, you must not enter details of others and are obliged to update your personal information without undue delay in the event of any change.
Your access details (email address and password or user name and password) are intended only for use by you personally. You are not authorized to share these access details with others or otherwise disclose them. If you learn of any actual or suspected unauthorized use of your access details, you shall be under an obligation to notify Knimbus promptly. If you are responsible for such misuse of your access details, you shall be liable for all consequences of use by a third party. Your liability ends only if and when you have notified Knimbus of the unauthorized use or loss of your access details and changed your password, if necessary.
Knimbus reserves the right to refuse registrations on a case-by-case basis without stating reasons. Moreover, Knimbus remains entitled at any time to disable access details temporarily or permanently in cases of violation of these terms and conditions of use (in particular if false information was provided on registration and/or access details, in particular passwords, were disclosed to others without authorization) and/or terminate your access with immediate effect or within a period to be determined at Knimbus’ sole discretion and/or to terminate the agreement on use by extraordinary termination without notice. The same shall apply in cases of misuse or damage or if the functionality of the offering is impaired. If this is the case, you shall not be entitled to re-register without Knimbus’ express prior consent. Knimbus expressly reserves the right to make claims for damages.
3. Representations, Warranties, Indemnification
The availability of the Applications at all times is not guaranteed. In particular, the Applications may be temporarily unavailable for maintenance or technical reasons without this giving rise to any claims against Knimbus.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, Knimbus provides the content “as is” and makes no other representation or warranty. Knimbus expressly disclaims any liability for any claim arising from or out of the content, including but not limited to any errors, inaccuracies, omissions, or defects contained therein, and any implied or express warranty as to merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
To the extent permitted under applicable law, no responsibility is assumed for any injury and/or damage to persons, animals or property as a matter of product liability, negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any ideas, instructions, methods, products or procedures contained in the Applications.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL KNIMBUS OR ITS SUPPLIERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, PERSONAL INJURY (INCLUDING DEATH), LOSS OF PROFITS, CORRUPTION OR LOSS OF DATA, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR ANY OTHER COMMERCIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENT, PRODUCTS OR SERVCES.
Knimbus does not claim ownership, endorse or take responsibility for any third-party products, information, guidelines, materials or services that may be offered, advertised, provided or displayed on the Applications or incorporated in the Content, products or services contained on, accessible from or distributed through the Applications.
4. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
All disputes or matters relating to your use of the Applications shall be governed, interpreted and determined in accordance with the laws of India and shall be decided exclusively by the courts of or having jurisdiction for New Delhi, India.
II. Privacy statement
1. Form and Purpose of collecting and using data
We collect information: (a) When you register an account to become a KOS "end-user", such as your name, e-mail, employer, country, and a password. This information is collected through the Applications registration form or the Facebook Authentication API, (b) When you view and interact with Applications, (c) Through cookies and Public IP address range.
We use the information you provide to: (a) Recognize you, administer your account with us and customize the service experience. (b) Enable you to share your information and communicate with other Users. (c) Send you service or promotional communications through email or publish notices on the Applications. (d) Connect you to opportunities by enabling other professionals to find you on the Applications. (e) Create and distribute advertising relevant to your experience. Knimbus may use your actions like sign-In, search and social actions to create social ads using your profile photo and name.
2. Transmission of data to third parties
We only transmit personal data to a third party to the extent necessary to fulfill our contractual relationship (if at all), if we are bound by law or if it should be necessary in order to implement our general terms and conditions of business or any other agreements concluded with you, or in order to enforce our rights and claims.
In case of institutional contractual partners we will transmit utilization data in aggregated form from is apparent in what manner and to what extent our content is used by the users associated with that institution or company. In such a report we will not transmit any data that can be associated to individual users.
We employ technical and organizational security measures to guarantee that your data is protected from loss, incorrect modifications and unauthorized third-party access. To the greatest extent possible, we ensure that only authorized persons have access to your personal data and only insofar as it is necessary in the scope of the above-mentioned purposes.
Knimbus cannot take responsibility for information found on third party applications or content outside its control. While we attempt to provide links only to third-party content and applications that comply with all applicable laws and regulations and our standards, please understand that the content on these third-party Applications is subject to change without notice to Knimbus. We therefore cannot be responsible for, and accept no liability for, any information or opinion contained in any third-party content or application.