Terms & Conditions of Usage

Welcome to EQTribe. The following are the rules (“Terms“) that govern the use of all of the Applications and Websites from EQTribe. By using, adding information in the Applications, or by visiting the Sites, you expressly agree that you have read, understood and are bound by the terms and conditions set out herein and all applicable laws and regulations governing the Sites and Applications, including but not limited to any additional or amended terms or condition as applicable from time to time, regardless of how you subscribed to or use the services.

EQTribe, whose registered office is #273, Whitefield Main Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India – 560066, reserves the right to change these Terms at any time, effective immediately upon posting on the Sites.

These usage Terms and Conditions apply to all the websites, application interface sites(collectively referred to as “Sites”), and all Applications, and/or any related services, sales, marketing or events (collectively referred to as “Applications”). “Sites” and “Applications” refer to both these categories in this document, as they overlap in most cases. The Applications, Sites and all related source code, databases, functionality, software, websites designs, audio, video, text, photographs, and graphics on the Applications and Sites (collectively, the “Content”) – are our proprietary property.

1. Authorized Application Visits

You agree that you are only authorized to visit, view, and retain a copy of pages of this Application for your own personal use, and that you shall not duplicate, download, publish, modify, scrape, or otherwise distribute the material on this Application for any commercial use, or for any purpose other than as described in these Terms.

2. Registering with EQTribe

In order to take advantage of features on any of the EQTribe Applications, you will be required to register with EQTribe. EQTribe’s use of any personal information that you provide to EQTribe during any registration process is governed by EQTribe’s Privacy Policy.

3. Authentication Service

EQTribe may permit You to register for any of the EQTribe Applications through certain third party services, such as Facebook Connect and Google (‘Authentication Service’). By registering for any of the EQTribe Applications using an Authentication Service, you agree that EQTribe may access your account information from the Authentication Service and you agree to any and all terms of use of the Authentication Service regarding your use of any of the EQTribe Applications via the Authentication Service. You agree that any Authentication Service is a Reference Sites and you are solely responsible for your interactions with the Authentication Service as a result of accessing any of the EQTribe Applications through the Authentication Service.

EQTribe only collects your Personal Information to conduct its business and to enable itself to deliver and improve its Services.

EQTribe will only disclose your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you decline to submit personal information to us, then we will unfortunately not be in a position to provide the Services to you.

Any of your information which you provide when you use any of the EQTribe’s Applications or its Sites in an unencrypted manner and/or to an open, public environment or forum including (without limitation) any blog, chat room, albums, community, classifieds or discussion board, is not confidential, does not constitute Personal Information, and is not subject to protection under Privacy Policy. Since such public environments are accessible by third parties, it is possible that third parties may collect and collate and use such information for their own purposes. You should accordingly be careful when deciding to share any of your Personal Information in such public environments.

EQTribe is not liable to you or any third party for any damages that you or any third party may suffer howsoever arising from your disclosure of Personal Information in any public environment. You accordingly disclose information in a public environment at your own risk.

4. EQTribe Account

By having an account with EQTribe, you agree to take full responsibility for maintaining the confidentiality of your account username, password, and all related activity that occurs under your account user name. If you violate any of the Terms & Conditions of use described here, EQTribe may, at its sole discretion, terminate your accounts, remove or modify any account-related content or access (including, but not limited to user profile information), or take any other action that EQTribe believes is appropriate.

5. Access and Interference

You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our pages or the content contained thereon or for any other unauthorized purpose without our prior expressed written permission. You agree that you will not use any device, software, or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of any of the EQTribe Applications. You agree that you will not copy, reproduce, alter, modify, create derivative works from, or publicly display any content (except for your own personal, non-commercial use) from our Application without the prior expressed written permission of EQTribe.

6. Unauthorized Use of the Application

Illegal and/or unauthorized uses of any of the EQTribe Applications, including, but not limited to, unauthorized framing of or linking to the Sites or unauthorized use of any robot, spider, or other automated device on any of the EQTribe Applications, will be investigated and subject to appropriate legal action, including, without limitation, civil, criminal, and injunctive redress.

7. Intellectual Property Rights

The Applications and Sites are our proprietary property and all source code, databases, functionality, software, websites designs, audio, video, text, photographs, and graphics on the Applications and Sites (collectively, the “Content”) and the trademarks, service marks, and logos contained therein (the “Marks”) are owned or controlled by us or licensed to us, and are protected by copyright and trademark laws and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws of the United States, foreign jurisdictions, and international conventions. The Content and the Marks are provided on the Applications and Sites “AS IS” for your information and personal use only. Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use, no part of the Applications and Sites and no Content or Marks may be copied, reproduced, aggregated, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted, distributed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose whatsoever, without our express prior written permission.

Provided that you are eligible to use the Applications and Sites, you are granted a limited license to access and use the Applications and Sites and to download or print a copy of any portion of the Content to which you have properly gained access solely for your personal, non-commercial use. We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you in and to the Applications, Sites, the Content and the Marks.

8. Prohibited Activities

You may not access or use the EQTribe Applications and Sites for any purpose other than that for which we make the Applications and Sites available. The Applications and Sites may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by us.

As a user of the Applications and Sites, you agree not to:

 Systematically retrieve data or other content from the Applications and Sites to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from us.

 Make any unauthorized use of the Applications and Sites, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email, or creating user accounts by automated means or under false pretenses.

 Use a buying agent or purchasing agent to make purchases on the Applications and Sites.

 Circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Applications and Sites, including features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on the use of the Applications and Sites and/or the Content contained therein.

 Engage in unauthorized framing of or linking to the Applications and Sites.

 Trick, defraud, or mislead us and other users, especially in any attempt to learn sensitive account information such as user passwords.

 Make improper use of our support services or submit false reports of abuse or misconduct.

 Engage in any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to send comments or messages, or using any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.

 Interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the Applications and Sites or the networks or services connected to the Applications and Sites.

 Attempt to impersonate another user or person or use the username of another user.

 Sell or otherwise transfer your profile.

 Use any information obtained from the Applications and Sites in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person.

 Use the Applications and Sites as part of any effort to compete with us or otherwise use the Applications and Sites and/or the Content for any revenue-generating endeavor or commercial enterprise.

 Decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Sites.

 Attempt to bypass any measures of the Applications and Sites designed to prevent or restrict access to the Applications and Sites, or any portion of the Applications and Sites.

 Harass, annoy, intimidate, or threaten any of our employees or agents engaged in providing any portion of the Applications and Sites to you.

 Delete the copyright or other proprietary rights notice from any Content.

 Copy or adapt the Sites’s software, including but not limited to Flash, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, or other code.

 Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) viruses, Trojan horses, or other material, including excessive use of capital letters and spamming (continuous posting of repetitive text), that interferes with any party’s uninterrupted use and enjoyment of the Applications and Sites or modifies, impairs, disrupts, alters, or interferes with the use, features, functions, operation, or maintenance of the Applications and Sites.

 Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including without limitation, clear graphics interchange formats (“gifs”), 1×1 pixels, web bugs, cookies, or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as “spyware” or “passive collection mechanisms” or “pcms”).

 Except as may be the result of standard search engine or Internet browser usage, use, launch, develop, or distribute any automated system, including without limitation, any spider, robot, cheat utility, scraper, or offline reader that accesses the Applications and Sites, or using or launching any unauthorized script or other software.

 Disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm, in our opinion, us and/or the Applications and Sites.

 Use the Applications and Sites in a manner inconsistent with any applicable laws or regulations.

9. Violation of the Terms

You agree that monetary damages may not provide a sufficient remedy to EQTribe for violations of these terms of use and you consent to injunctive or other equitable relief for such violations.

10. Sites and Applications Management

We reserve the right, but not the obligation, to: (1) monitor the Applications and Sites for violations of these Terms of Use; (2) take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in our sole discretion, violates the law or these Terms of Use, including without limitation, reporting such user to law enforcement authorities; (3) in our sole discretion and without limitation, refuse, restrict access to, limit the availability of, or disable (to the extent technologically feasible) any of your Contributions or any portion thereof; (4) in our sole discretion and without limitation, notice, or liability, to remove from the Applications and Sites or otherwise disable all files and content that are excessive in size or are in any way burdensome to our systems; and (5) otherwise manage the Applications and Sites in a manner designed to protect our rights and property and to facilitate the proper functioning of the Sites.

11. Modifications and Interruptions

We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove the contents of the Applications and Sites at any time or for any reason at our sole discretion without notice. However, we have no obligation to update any information on our Applications and Sites. We also reserve the right to modify or discontinue all or part of the Applications and Sites without notice at any time. We will not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the Applications and Sites.

We cannot guarantee the Applications and Sites will be available at all times. We may experience hardware, software, or other problems or need to perform maintenance related to the Applications and Sites, resulting in interruptions, delays, or errors. We reserve the right to change, revise, update, suspend, discontinue, or otherwise modify the Applications and Sites at any time or for any reason without notice to you. You agree that we have no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by your inability to access or use the Applications and Sites during any downtime or discontinuance of the Sites. Nothing in these Terms of Use will be construed to obligate us to maintain and support the Applications and Sites or to supply any corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith.

12. Disclaimers

EQTribe does not promise that any of the EQTribe Applications will be inoffensive, error-free or uninterrupted, or that it will provide specific information from use of any of the EQTribe Applications or any content, search, or link on it. Any of the EQTribe Applications and its content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. EQTribe cannot ensure that files you download from the sites will be free of viruses or contamination or destructive features. EQTribe disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including any implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. EQTribe will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this Application, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, and punitive and consequential damages.

EQTribe disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions, and conduct of any third-party users, EQTribe users, advertisers, and/or sponsors on any of the EQTribe Applications, in connection with any of the EQTribe Applications, or otherwise related to your use of any of the EQTribe Applications. EQTribe is not responsible for the products, services, actions, or failure to act of any third party in connection with or referenced on any of the EQTribe Applications. Without limiting the foregoing, you may report the misconduct of users and/or third-party advertisers or service and/or product providers referenced on or included in any of the EQTribe Applications to EQTribe at contact@eqtribe.com. EQTribe may investigate the claim and take appropriate action, at its sole discretion.

13. Limitation of Liability

In no event shall EQTribe and/or its employee, directors, agents, affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of EQTribe Application/services, with the delay or inability to use EQTribe Application/services or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through EQTribe Application/services, or otherwise arising out of the use of EQTribe Application/services, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if EQTribe or any of employees, affiliates had been advised of the possibility of damages. Any product or promotion of a product on the Service are not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or in any other way associated with, EQTribe. EQTribe has no control over Content, Contributions or other information and opinion expressed via the Service.

14. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us harmless, including our subsidiaries, affiliates, and all of our respective officers, agents, partners, and employees, from and against any loss, damage, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, made by any third party due to or arising out of: (1) your Contributions; (2) use of the EQTribe Applications and Sites; (3) breach of these Terms of Use; (4) any breach of your representations and warranties set forth in these Terms of Use; (5) your violation of the rights of a third party, including but not limited to intellectual property rights; or (6) any overt harmful act toward any other user of the Applications and Sites with whom you connected via the Applications and Sites. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us, and you agree to cooperate, at your expense, with our defense of such claims. We will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action, or proceeding which is subject to this indemnification upon becoming aware of it.

15. Electronic communications, Transactions and Signatures

Visiting the Applications and Sites, sending us emails, and completing online forms constitute electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications, and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Applications and Sites, satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES, CONTRACTS, ORDERS, AND OTHER RECORDS, AND TO ELECTRONIC DELIVERY OF NOTICES, POLICIES, AND RECORDS OF TRANSACTIONS INITIATED OR COMPLETED BY US OR VIA THE APPLICATIONS AND SITE. You hereby waive any rights or requirements under any statutes, regulations, rules, ordinances, or other laws in any jurisdiction which require an original signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records, or to payments or the granting of credits by any means other than electronic means.

16. Disputes

If there is any dispute about or involving any of the EQTribe Applications, you, by using any of the EQTribe Applications, agree that the dispute will be governed by the laws of the Republic of India without regard to its conflict-of-law provisions. You agree to personal jurisdiction by and venue in Bengaluru, in the state of Karnataka, India.

17. Articles and Blogs on EQTribe

If we’ve approved an article on our sites which you feel is misappropriating your content, please let us know at contact@eqtribe.com.

EQTribe team will exercise its discretion on such subjects based on statistics, user feedback.

18. Use of coupons

For all the coupons that are made available to the users through EQTribe should be utilised in absolute line with the guidelines as listed below:

 Any coupon be redeemed only once

 – More than one coupon cannot be applied on the same bill

 Coupon must be produced through the app (no screenshots or verbal sharing of the code is allowed)

 – Any bill discrepancies are solely the responsibility of the vendor

 – Username must be produced while using the coupon code

 Any coupon cannot be redeemed after the expiry date

 Any coupon cannot be transferred or carried over due to lack of use

 – All coupons are valid only for the branches listed in EQTribe

 Coupons cannot not be clubbed with other active offers running at the vendor’s

19. Copyright

 You may not reproduce, publish, perform, broadcast, make an adaptation of, sell, lease, offer or expose any copy of any Content in respect of which we own the copyright without our consent, or in the case of the Content of a third party author, without his or her consent.

 You acknowledge that we own the right, title and interest in and to the Services developed and provided by us, the system which provides the Services and all software associated with the Services, as well as all Intellectual Property Rights thereto.

 You will comply with all national and international laws pertaining to Intellectual Property Rights.

How can you contact us?

If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please write to us at contact@eqtribe.com

EQTribe Terms & Conditions for Usage v1.0, effective date 16 Jan 2018