Terms of Use

PLEASE READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS WEB SITE BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

The following terms and conditions (the "Terms and Conditions") govern your use of this Website provided to you by Quintillion Business Media, having its headquartered at 1, Indiabulls Centre, Senapati Bapat Marg, Mumbai 400013, (“Bloomberg Quint” "we" or "us" or "our") and any content, features or functionality made available from or through this Website, including any sub-domains thereof, or application (the "Website").

This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under  as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures. This is a legal agreement between you, the user (“User” or “You”) of the Service, as defined below, and stating the terms that govern your use of the Website, as set out below. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you are not entitled to use the Website and any use thereafter shall be unauthorized.Definition of "User" or "You" “User” or “You” means any person who accesses or avails of this site of the Company for the purpose of hosting, publishing, sharing, transacting, displaying or uploading information or views and includes other persons jointly participating in using the Website.

By continuing to access, link to, or use this Website, or any service on this Website, you signify your acceptance of the Terms and Conditions.

Bloomberg Quint reserves the right to amend, remove, or add to the Terms and Conditions at any time. Such modifications shall be effective immediately. Accordingly, please continue to review the Terms and Conditions whenever accessing, linking to, or using this Website. Your access, link to, or use of the Website, or any service on this Website, after the posting of modifications to the Terms and Conditions will constitute your acceptance of the Terms and Conditions, as modified.

Some of the services on the Website may be subject to additional posted Terms & Conditions. Your use of those services is subject to those conditions, which are incorporated into these Terms and Conditions by reference. In the event of an inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and any additional posted conditions, the provisions of the additional conditions shall control.

If, at any time, you do not wish to accept the Terms and Conditions, you may not access, link to, or use the Website. Any terms and conditions proposed by you which are in addition to or which conflict with the Terms and Conditions are expressly rejected by Bloomberg Quint and shall be of no force or effect.

1. Proprietary Rights

A. As between you and us, we own, solely and exclusively, all rights, title and interest in and to the Website including all the content (including, for example, audios, photographs, illustrations, graphics, other visuals, videos, copy, text, software, titles, Shockwave files, etc.), code, data and materials thereon, the look and feel, design and organization of the Website, and the compilation of the content, code, data and materials on the Website, including but not limited to any copyrights, trademark rights, trade secrets, know how, patent rights, database rights, service marks, moral rights, sui generis rights and other intellectual property and proprietary rights therein (collectively referred to as the “Service”). Your use of the Service does not grant to you ownership of any content, code, data or materials you may access on or through the Website or through the use of Service. 

You agree to comply with all reasonable written requests made by Bloomberg Quint or its suppliers and licensors of content, equipment, or otherwise (“Suppliers”) to protect their and others’ contractual, statutory, and common law rights in the Service.

2. Limited Use

All present and future rights in and title to the Service (including the right to exploit the Service and any portions thereof over any present or future technology) are reserved for Bloomberg Quint for its exclusive use. You may access and view the content on the Web Site on your computer or other device and, except as specifically permitted by the Terms and Conditions, you may not copy or make any use of the Service or any portion thereof. Unless otherwise specifically indicated in these Terms and Conditions or on the Website, use of the Website and the Service, are only for your personal, non-commercial and internal use. Except as specifically permitted herein, you shall not use the Website or the Service, or any portion thereof or the names of any individual participant in, or contributor to, the Service, or any variations or derivatives thereof, for any purpose, without Bloomberg Quint’s prior written approval.

3. Prohibited Use

Unless otherwise specifically indicated in these Terms and Conditions or on the Website, any commercial or promotional distribution, publishing, re-circulation, re-distribution or exploitation of the Service or Website, or any content, code, data or materials on the Website, or any portion of the Service is strictly prohibited unless you have received the express prior written permission from our authorized personnel or the otherwise applicable rights holder. Other than as expressly allowed herein or on the Website, you may not download, post, display, store, publish, copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit, modify, perform, broadcast, transfer, create derivative works from, sell or otherwise exploit any content, code, data or materials of, on or available through the Website or of the Service. You further agree that you may not alter, edit, delete, remove, otherwise change the meaning or appearance of, or repurpose, recompile, decompile reverse engineer any of the content, code, data, or other materials on or available through the Website, including, without limitation, the alteration or removal of any trademarks, trade names, logos, service marks, or any other proprietary content or proprietary rights notices.

4.

You shall not use the Service or the Website for any illegal purpose, for the facilitation of the violation of any law or regulation, or in any manner inconsistent with the Terms and Conditions. You agree not to use, transfer, distribute, or dispose of any information contained in the Service in any manner that could compete with the business of Bloomberg Quint or any of its Suppliers

You may use the “e-mail this article” function solely to inform others about a Bloomberg News article, and you shall immediately cease using this function with regard to recipients who have requested not to receive such information.

The Bloomberg Quint forbids you from any attempts to resell or put to commercial use any part of the Website or Service; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of the Website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of any other merchant; any renting, leasing, or otherwise transferring rights to the Website / Service; or any data gathering or extraction tools; or any use of meta tags.

You may not offer any part of the Service for sale or distribute it over any other medium including but not limited to over-the-air television or radio broadcast, a computer network or hyperlink framing on the internet without the prior written consent of Bloomberg Quint.

You may not use the Service in any way to improve the quality of any data sold or contributed by you to any third party.

You may not input, distribute, upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content through the Service that: (i) is promotional in nature, including solicitations for funds or business, without the prior written authorization of Bloomberg Quint, or constitutes junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or the like; (ii) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; (iii) for which you do not have the right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements); (iv) infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party; (v) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware, or telecommunications equipment; (vi) is harmful to minors; (vii) constitutes the personally identifiable information of any other person that such person has not authorized you to disclose; (viii) Is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, paedophilic, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever; (ix) Harm minors in any way; (x) Infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights; (xi) Impersonates another person; (xii) Contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource; (xiii) Threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation; (xiv) Results in Advertising or solicitation to anyone to buy or sell products or services, or to make donations of any kind; (xv) Discloses any personally identifying information or private information about any third parties without their express consent; (xvi) Results in spamming, spidering, "screen scraping," "database scraping,", phishing or harvesting email addresses that have been posted by other users of the Sites; (xvii) Uses or attempt to use another person's account, password or services; (xviii) Disrupts, interferes with or otherwise violates the security of the Sites or any services, accounts, passwords, servers or networks related to the Site; (xix) Sends repeated messages to another user or repeat postings of the same message under the same or multiple subjects or engage in cyber stalking or become a nuisance for other users; (xx) Damages, disables, overburdens, or impairs Bloomberg Quint’s servers, or the network(s) connected to Bloomberg Quint’s servers, or interferes with any other party's use and enjoyment of any Services; (xxi) Obtains or attempts to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Services.

You may not use any of the trademarks, trade names, service marks, copyrights, or logos of Bloomberg Quint in any manner which creates the impression that such items belong to or are associated with you or are used with Bloomberg Quint’s consent, and you acknowledge that you have no ownership rights in and to any of such items.

You agree not to use any framing techniques to enclose any trademark or logo or other proprietary information of The Quint; or remove, conceal or obliterate any copyright or other proprietary notice or any credit-line or date-line on other mark or source identifier included on the Site / Service, including without limitation, the size, color, location or style of all proprietary marks.

You may neither interfere with nor attempt to interfere with nor otherwise disrupt the proper working of the Service, any activities conducted on or through the Service or any servers or networks connected to the Service.

You may neither obtain nor attempt to obtain through any means any materials or information on the Service that have not been intentionally made publicly available either by public display on the Service or through accessibility by a visible link on the Service. You shall not violate the security of the Service or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, data, materials, information, computer systems or networks connected to any server associated with the Service, through hacking, password timing or any other means.

You may neither take nor attempt any action that, in the sole discretion of Bloomberg Quint, imposes or may impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load or burden on the Service or the infrastructure of the Service. You shall not use or attempt to use any “scraper,” “robot,” “bot,” “spider,” “data mining,” “computer code,” or any other automate device, program, tool, algorithm, process or methodology to access, acquire, copy, or monitor any portion of the Service, any data or content found on or accessed through the Service, or any other Service information without the prior express written consent of Bloomberg Quint. You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any other content.

Requests to republish Bloomberg Quint's material for distribution should be addressed to editor@bloombergquint.com

5. User Material

(i) Unless specifically requested, we do not solicit nor do we wish to receive any confidential, secret or proprietary information or other material from you through the Website, by e-mail or in any other way. Any information, creative works, demos, ideas, suggestions, concepts, methods, systems, designs, plans, techniques or other materials submitted or sent to us (including, for example and without limitation, that which you submit or post to our chat rooms, messaging services, message boards, survey responses, and/or our blogs, or send to us via e-mail) ("User Material") will be deemed not to be confidential or secret, and may be used by us in any manner consistent with the Website's Privacy Policy.

(ii) If you submit material to this Website represent and warrant that (a) you shall not upload, post, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish through the Web Site or any service or feature made available on or through the Website, any materials which violate any terms of these Terms and Conditions (b) the User Materials are original to you, that no other party has any rights thereto, that any "moral rights" in User Materials have been waived, that the User Material is truthful and accurate; that use of the User Material does not violate these Terms And Conditions and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify Bloomberg Quint and its Suppliers, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, successors, and assigns for all claims resulting from User Material;and (c) you grant to Bloomberg Quint and its affiliates a perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable and fully transferable worldwide right and license in any and all media, now known or later developed, to use, publish, copy, reproduce, display, modify, transmit digitally, translate, create derivative works based upon, distribute, store and otherwise exploit, such content for any purpose whatsoever (including, without limitation, advertising, commercial, promotional and publicity purposes) in Bloomberg Quint’s discretion without additional notice, attribution or consideration to you or to any other person or entity.

(iii) You agree that Bloomberg Quint and its Suppliers, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, successors, and assigns do not have any responsibility and assume no liability for any material submitted by you or any third party and may delete or destroy any such User Material at any time.

(iv) Bloggers will be fully responsible for all activities & user actions taken in connection with his blog, the details of responsibilities being set out in these Terms and Conditions separately in the Blogger Policy. By posting or submitting content on or to our Website (regardless of the form or medium with respect to such content, whether text, videos, photographs, audio or otherwise), you are giving us, and our affiliates, agents and third party contractors the right to display or publish such content on our site and its affiliated publications or to store &use such content for promotional and marketing purposes. Further, with respect to any submissions to us made by you from time to time, you understand and agree that we may, or may permit users to, compile, re-edit, adapt or modify your submission, or create derivative works therefrom, either on a stand-alone basis or in combination with other submissions, and you shall have no rights with respect thereto and we or our licensees shall be free to display and publish the same (as so compiled, re-edited, adapted, modified or derived) for any period. You agree to register prior to uploading any content and / or comment and any other use of Service or this Website and provide your details including but not limited to complete name, age, email address, residential address, contact number.

(v) Private or Sensitive Information on Public Forums

It is important to remember that comments submitted to a forum may be recorded and stored in multiple places, both on our Website and elsewhere on the Internet, which are likely to be accessible for a long time and you have no control over who will read them eventually. It is therefore important that you are careful and selective about the personal information that you disclose about yourself and others, and in particular, you should not disclose sensitive, embarrassing, proprietary or confidential information in your comments to our public forums.

(vi) User Material containing Protected Content

All information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly or privately transmitted / posted, is the sole responsibility of the person from where such content is originated (the “Originator”). By Posting any material which contains images, photographs, pictures or that are otherwise graphical in whole or in part ("Images"), you warrant and represent that (a) you are the copyright owner of such Images, or that the copyright owner of such Images has granted you permission to use such Images or any content and / or images contained in such Images consistent with the manner and purpose of your use and as otherwise permitted by these Terms of Use and the Services, (b) you have the rights necessary to grant the licenses and sublicenses described in these Terms & Conditions, and (c) that each person depicted in such Images, if any, has provided consent to the use of the Images as set forth in these Terms and Conditions, including, by way of limitation, the distribution, public display and reproduction of such Images.

You represent that you have valid rights and title in any and all Content / Images that you submit on the Website, that you have not infringed on any IPR belonging to any party and further that you will indemnify Bloomberg Quint or its affiliates for all claims arising out of any content that you post on the Site.

Bloomberg Quint accepts no responsibility for the said Content / Images. However, you understand that all Content / Images posted by you becomes the property of Bloomberg Quint and you agree to grant / assign to Bloomberg Quint and its affiliates, a non-exclusive, royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable and sub-licenseable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Content / Images (in whole or part) worldwide and / or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed throughout the world.

You represent that you are a responsible adult (18 years or above) and you shall be solely responsible for all Content that you upload post or otherwise transmit.

(vii) Bloomberg Quint also endeavours to provide a web platform for various community interactions for persons to interact and exchange views with each other. Members of the general public posts content on such services, and therefore the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content cannot be guaranteed. You understand that by using such services, you may be exposed to objectionable matter.

(viii) You may not send, submit, post, or otherwise transmit, material or messages that contain software virus, or any other files that are designed to interrupt, destroy, and negatively affect in any manner whatsoever, any electronic equipment in connection with the use of this Site, or other user's ability to engage in real time exchanges.

(ix) Bloomberg Quint is under no obligation to monitor any bulletin boards, chat rooms, or other areas of the Website through which users can supply information or material. Bloomberg Quint reserves the right at all times to refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that its sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of these Terms and Conditions.

(x) Not Responsible For and Not Necessarily Hold the Opinions of our Contributors / Bloggers / Commenters, etc.

Opinions and other statements expressed by users and third parties (e.g., bloggers) are theirs alone, not opinions of Bloomberg Quint. Bloomberg Quint is not responsible for the accuracy and completeness of Blogger / Contributor content, neither does it endorse or guarantee the same, nor accept any obligation or liability for the same. Bloomberg Quint and its affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders do not undertake or assume any duty to monitor its site for inappropriate or unlawful content.

Bloomberg Quint and its affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from the content thereof, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, libel, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy and publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud, or misrepresentation.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Bloomberg Quint reserves the right to block or remove communications, postings or materials at any time in its sole discretion.

6. Trademarks

The trademarks, logos, service marks and trade names (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Website or on content available through the Website are our registered and unregistered Trademarks and others and may not be used in connection with products and/or services that are not related to, associated with, or sponsored by their rights holders that are likely to cause customer confusion, or in any manner that disparages or discredits their rights holders. All Trademarks not owned by us that appear on the Website or on or through the Website's services, if any, are the property of their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Website without our written permission or the third party that may own the applicable Trademark. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Website or on or through any of the Website's services is strictly prohibited.

7. Right to Monitor and Editorial Control

We reserve the right, but do not have an obligation, to monitor and/or review all materials posted to the Website or through the Website's services or features by users, and we are not responsible for any such materials posted by users. However, we reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or government request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in our sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of these Terms and Conditions, our policies or applicable law. We may also impose limits on certain features of the forums or restrict your access to part or all of the forums without notice or penalty if we believe you are in breach of the guidelines set forth in this paragraph, our Terms and Conditions or applicable law, or for any other reason without notice or liability.

8. Fees and Payments

Bloomberg Quint reserves the right at any time to charge fees for access to portions of the Service or the Website or the Service as a whole. If at any time Bloomberg Quint requires a fee for portions of the Service or the Website or the Service as a whole, Bloomberg Quint will require you to register and create an account. You shall pay all fees and charges incurred through your account at the rates in effect for the billing period in which such fees and charges are incurred, including but not limited to charges for any products or services offered for sale through the Service or the Website by Bloomberg Quint or by any other vendor or service provider.

All fees and charges shall be billed to you, and you shall be solely responsible for their payment. You shall pay all applicable taxes relating to the use of the Service or Website through your account, and the purchase of any other products or services.

Certain portions of the Service or the Service as a whole may require a prepaid fee (“Prepaid Fee”), which may be modified from time to time in Bloomberg Quint’s sole discretion. The Prepaid Fee, and all taxes and other fees related thereto will be paid by you in advance.

In no event will you receive any portions of the Service or the Website or the Service as a whole if a Prepaid Fee is required unless Bloomberg Quint receives all fees and charges payable by you, including the Prepaid Fee.

9. Registration and Account Creation

As part of the registration and account creation process necessary to obtain access to certain portions of the Service or the Website, including those portions that require a fee or payment for access, you will select a username and a password. You will provide Bloomberg Quint with certain registration information, all of which must be accurate, truthful, and updated. You shall not: (i) select a username already used by another person; (ii) use a username in which another person has rights without such person’s authorization; or (iii) use a username or password that Bloomberg Quint, in its sole discretion, deems offensive or inappropriate.

Bloomberg Quint reserves the right to deny creation of your account based on Bloomberg Quint’s inability to verify the authenticity of your registration information. You shall be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You shall immediately notify Bloomberg Quint of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your password or credit card information.

You are fully responsible for all usage and activity on your account, including, but not limited to, use of the account by any third party authorized by you to use your username and password.

The use of your account by any individual under age eighteen (18) is strictly prohibited.

While individuals under the age of 18 may utilise the Service or the Website, they shall do so only with the involvement & guidance of their parents and / or legal guardians.

If the computer system on which you accessed the Service or the Website is sold or transferred to another party, you warrant and represent that you will delete all cookies and software files obtained by or through use of the Service or the Website.

10. Termination

We May Discontinue or Suspend our Site or Terminate Use

We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, our Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice without any liability whatsoever.

Bloomberg Quint reserves the right to suspend / cancel, or discontinue any or all categories, products or the Service or any part thereof at any time without notice, make modifications and alterations in any or all of the content, products and services contained on the Website without prior notice.

Bloomberg Quint shall not be liable to you or any third party for any such modification, suspension or discontinuance of our Website. In addition, we reserve the right to terminate your access to our Website for any reason, and to take any other actions that Bloomberg Quint, in its sole discretion, believes to be in the interest of our company and of our Users as a whole.

Bloomberg Quint reserves the right to terminate your account, in whole or in part, in its sole discretion, at any time without notice.

We reserve the right to immediately remove any non-compliant Content / comment uploaded by you without any liability and shall further have the right to take recourse to such remedies as would be available to the Quint under the applicable laws.

We do not permit any part of the Website being cached in proxy servers and accessed by individuals who have not registered with Bloomberg Quint as users of the Website; or access through a single account and Password being made available to multiple users on a network. If Bloomberg Quint reasonably believes that an account and Password is being used / misused in any manner, Bloomberg Quint shall reserve the right to cancel access rights immediately without notice, and block access to all users from that IP address. You could be held liable for losses incurred by The Quint or another party due to someone else using your account or password.

You may terminate your account at any time. Upon termination of the Terms and Conditions by you or Bloomberg Quint, you must discontinue your use of the Service and destroy promptly all materials obtained from the Service and any copies thereof. (Think this is applicable for the Blogger’s section / Terminal. This site, like most news sites, does not need you to log in unless you are commenting, sharing on social media, etc. ) You are responsible for all charges incurred up to the time the account is terminated. Notwithstanding anything else herein, Bloomberg Quint reserves the right to pursue any and all claims against any user of your account. You agree to maintain only one account with the Service at any time and certify that you currently have no other account(s) with the Service.

11. Embedded Video Links

Certain pages of the Website provide the functionality for you to "embed" videos appearing on the page on other web sites or blog pages (together with the Player, as defined herein, the "Embedded Video"). The functionality is provided by giving you the necessary HTML code to include on such page to make that Embedded Video appear. If you include the HTML on a web or blog page, the actual video stream for the Embedded Video will be served from our servers but the Embedded Video may be rendered to the visitor of that page as part of that page. If you elect to embed video on a page, you agree as follows: (i) you will not alter, in any respect, the Embedded Video (including without limitation the content, format, and length and advertising associated therewith) from how it is served from our servers; (ii) you will not facilitate access to the Embedded Video through any video player or other tool other than the video player that is provided by us when the Embedded Video appears (the "Player"); (iii) the Embedded Video may be used as part for commercial purposes, including on an advertising-supported page, provided that: (a) the Embedded Video shall not be included in, or used as part of, a service that sells access to video content; (b) you shall not insert advertising, sponsorship or promotional messages in, or immediately adjacent to, the Embedded Video or Player; and (c) to the extent you sell any advertising, sponsorship or promotional material to appear on the same page that includes the Embedded Video, the page includes other content not provided by us which is a sufficient basis for such sales. You may not block, inhibit, build upon or disable any portion of the Player, including without limitation links back to our site. You understand and agree that all measured metrics related to the access and viewing of the Embedded Video shall be credited to the Website. Without limitation of any provision of these Terms and Conditions, we shall have no liability to you for any reason with respect to your use of Embedded Video and you agree to defend, indemnify and hold us and our affiliates and our affiliates' directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, costs and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising in any way from your use of the Embedded Video.

12. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

(i) YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE SERVICE OR THE WEB SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL SERVICES, FEATURES, CONTENT, FUNCTIONS AND MATERIALS PROVIDED THROUGH THE WEB SITE, ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE," WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, DATA PROCESSING SERVICES, UPTIME OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, PLAYABILITY, DISPLAYABILITY, ACCURACY, PRECISION, CORRECTNESS, THOROUGHNESS, COMPLETENESS, USEFULNESS, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, AND ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND WE HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, EXPRESS AND IMPLIED. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE OR THE SERVICES, CONTENT, FUNCTIONS OR MATERIALS PROVIDED THROUGH THE WEB SITE WILL BE TIMELY, SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE PROVIDED SERVICES WILL MEET USERS' REQUIREMENTS. NO ADVICE, RESULTS OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US OR THROUGH THE WEB SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. WE AND OUR AFFILIATES ALSO ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR EQUIPMENT ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR BROWSING IN THE WEB SITE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIALS, DATA, TEXT, IMAGES, VIDEO CONTENT, OR AUDIO CONTENT FROM THE WEB SITE. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE WEBSITE, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVICE.

(ii) Bloomberg Quint does not warrant that the Service is compatible with your equipment or that the Service, or e-mail sent by Bloomberg or its representative, is free of errors or viruses, worms or “Trojan horses,” or any other harmful, invasive, or corrupted files, and is not liable for any damage you may suffer as a result of such destructive features.

(iii) You agree that Bloomberg Quint and its Suppliers, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, successors, and assigns shall have no responsibility or liability for: (a) any injury or damages, whether caused by the negligence of Bloomberg, its parent, or their respective affiliates, Suppliers, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, general partner, subsidiaries, successors, and assigns, or otherwise arising in connection with the Service and shall not be liable for any lost profits, losses, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any claim against Bloomberg by any other party; or

(b) any fault, inaccuracy, omission, delay, or any other failure in the Service caused by your computer equipment or arising from your use of the Service on such equipment.

(iv) The content of other websites, services, goods, or advertisements that may be linked to the Service or the Website is not maintained or controlled by Bloomberg Quint. Bloomberg Quint is therefore not responsible for the availability, content, or accuracy of other websites, services, or goods that may be linked to, or advertised on, the Service or the Website.

(v) Bloomberg Quint does not: (a) make any warranty, express or implied, with respect to the use of the links provided on, or to, the Website or the Service; (b) guarantee the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or adequacy of any other websites, services, goods, or advertisements that may be linked to the Website or the Service; or (c) make any endorsement, express or implied, of any other websites, services, goods, or advertisements that may be linked to the Service. Bloomberg Quint is also not responsible for the reliability or continued availability of the telephone lines, wireless services, communications media, and equipment you use to access the Website or the Service. You understand that Bloomberg Quint and/or third-party contributors to the Service may choose at any time to inhibit or prohibit their content from being accessed under the Terms and Conditions.

(vi) You acknowledge that: (a) the Service is provided for information purposes only and is not intended for trading purposes; (b) the Website or the Service may include certain information taken from stock exchanges and other sources from around the world; (c) Bloomberg Quint does not guarantee the sequence, accuracy, completeness, or timelines of the Service; (d) the provision of certain parts of the Service or the Website is subject to the terms and conditions of other agreements to which Bloomberg Quint is a party; (e) none of the information contained on this Website constitutes a solicitation, offer, opinion, or recommendation by Bloomberg Quint to buy or sell any security, or to provide legal, tax, accounting, or investment advice or services regarding the profitability or suitability of any security or investment; (f) the information provided on this Website is not intended for use by, or distribution to, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such use or distribution would be contrary to law or regulation. Accordingly, anything to the contrary herein set forth notwithstanding, Bloomberg Quint, its Suppliers, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, successors, and assigns shall not, directly or indirectly, be liable, in any way, to you or any other person for any: (A) inaccuracies or errors in or omissions from the Service including, but not limited to, quotes and financial data; (B) delays, errors, or interruptions in the transmission or delivery of the Service; or (c) loss or damage arising therefrom or occasioned thereby, or by any reason of nonperformance.

(vii) WE TRY TO ENSURE THAT THE INFORMATION POSTED ON THE WEBSITE IS CORRECT AND UP-TO-DATE. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE OR MAKE CORRECTIONS TO ANY OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITE AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT ANY PRIOR WARNING. WE NEITHER ENDORSE NOR ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT ON THE WEBSITE, NOR FOR ANY OFFENSIVE, DEFAMATORY, OBSCENE, INDECENT, UNLAWFUL OR INFRINGING POSTING MADE THEREON BY ANYONE OTHER THAN OUR AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE SPOKESPERSONS WHILE ACTING IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, OTHER USERS OF THE WEB SITE). IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE. PLEASE SEEK THE ADVICE OF PROFESSIONALS, AS APPROPRIATE, REGARDING THE EVALUATION OF ANY SPECIFIC INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO FINANCIAL, HEALTH, OR LIFESTYLE INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT.

(viii) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE, SHALL BLOOMBERG QUINT, ITS SUPPLIERS, AGENTS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, SUCCESSORS, OR ASSIGNS (“PROTECTED PARTY”) BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES EVEN IF BLOOMBERG QUINT HAS BEEN ADVISED SPECIFICALLY OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, ARISING FROM THE USE OF, OR OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE OR THE WEB SITE OR THE CONTENT, FEATURES, MATERIALS AND FUNCTIONS RELATED THERETO, YOUR PROVISION OF INFORMATION VIA THE WEB SITE, OR ANY LINKS OR ITEMS ON THE SERVICE OR ANY PROVISION OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, SUCH AS, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF REVENUE OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS OR LOST BUSINESS. EVEN IF SUCH PROTECTED PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTION DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO CERTAIN USERS. IN NO EVENT SHALL BLOOMBERG QUINT’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED, IN THE AGGREGATE, THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE.

13. Your Authority to Agree to these Terms and Conditions

You represent, warrant and covenant that: (i) you have the power and authority to enter into this agreement; and (ii) you are at least eighteen (18) years old.

14. Indemnification

You agree, at your own expense, to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Bloomberg Quint, its Suppliers, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, successors, and assigns from and against any and all claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ and experts’ fees, arising out of or in connection with the Service, or any links on the Service, including, but not limited to: (i) your use or someone using your computer’s use of the Service; (ii) use by someone using your account; (iii) a violation of the Terms and Conditions by you or anyone using your computer (or account, where applicable); (iv) a claim that any use of the Service or Website by you or someone using your computer (or account, where applicable) infringes any intellectual property right of any third party, or any right of privacy or publicity, is libelous or defamatory, or otherwise results in injury or damage to any third party; (v) any deletions, additions, insertions or alterations to, or any unauthorized use of, the Website or the Service by you or someone using your computer (or account, where applicable); (vi) any misrepresentation or breach of representation or warranty made by you contained herein; or (vii) any breach of any covenant or agreement to be performed by you hereunder.

You agree to pay any and all costs, damages, and expenses, including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs awarded against or otherwise incurred by or in connection with or arising from any such claim, suit, action, or proceeding attributable to any such claim.

Bloomberg Quint reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Bloomberg Quint in asserting any available defense. You acknowledge and agree to pay Bloomberg Quint’s reasonable attorneys’ fees incurred in connection with any and all lawsuits brought against you by Bloomberg Quint under the Terms and Conditions and any other terms and conditions of service on this site, including without limitation, lawsuits arising from your failure to indemnify Bloomberg Quint pursuant to the Terms and Conditions.

15. Linking And Framing

Upon linking to this Web site pursuant to the Terms and Conditions, you will be granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free sub-license to use the Bloomberg Quint mark solely for providing an underlined, textual link from your website to BloombergQuint.com.

Unless otherwise specifically indicated in these Terms and Conditions or on the Website, you agree that: (i) if you include a link from any other website to the Website, such link shall open in a new browser window and shall link to the full version of an HTML formatted page of this Website; (ii) you are not permitted to link directly to any image hosted on the Website or our Services, such as using an "in-line" linking method to cause the image hosted by us to be displayed on another website; (iii) you are not permitted to link this Website to any site containing an inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information that violates any applicable intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights; and (iv) you agree not to download or use images hosted on this Website on another web site, for any purpose, including, without limitation, posting such images on another site.

Further, you may not archive, cache, or mirror any BloombergQuint.com Web page or portions of a Web page. If you would like to use, reprint, frame, or redistribute any BloombergQuint.com content other than as permitted herein, you must request permission from Bloomberg Quint. Please include: (a) your name, e-mail address, and telephone number; (b) the name of your company; (c) the Web site address(es) where the proposed use will occur; and (d) specific details about the contemplated linking or framing activities, including the content or Web page(s) of this Web site which you would like to use.

Framing

Bloomberg Quint is concerned about the integrity of this Web site when it is accessed in a manner solely determined by third parties or viewed in a setting solely created by third parties. Specifically, Bloomberg Quint is concerned with activities such as bringing up or presenting content of this Website within another Web site (“framing”).You agree not to link from any other website to this Website in any manner such that the Website, or any page of the Website, is "framed," surrounded or obfuscated by any third party content, materials or branding. We reserve all of our rights under the law to insist that any link to the Website be discontinued, and to revoke your right to link to the Website from any other web site at any time upon written notice to you.

No other use of Bloomberg’s marks, names or logos is permitted without express written permission from Bloomberg Quint.

16. Photosensitive Seizures

A very small percentage of people may experience a seizure when exposed to certain visual images, such as flashing lights or patterns that may appear in video games or other electronic or online content. Even people who have no history of seizures or epilepsy may have an undiagnosed condition that can cause these "photosensitive epileptic seizures" while watching video games or other electronic content. These seizures have a variety of symptoms, including light headedness, disorientation, confusion, momentary loss of awareness, eye or face twitching, altered vision or jerking or shaking of arms or legs. If you experience any of the foregoing symptoms, or if you or your family has a history of seizures or epilepsy, you should immediately stop using the Website and consult a doctor.

17. Governing Law

We control and operate the Website from our offices in Mumbai. We do not represent that materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Persons who choose to access the Website from other locations do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

Notwithstanding anything else contained herein, these Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the India .

You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of New Delhi (without giving effect to conflicts-of-law principles thereof.) with respect to any legal proceedings that may arise in connection with the Service or from a dispute as to the interpretation or breach of the Terms and Conditions.

18. Miscellaneous

You accept that Bloomberg Quint has the right to change the content or technical specifications of any aspect of the Service at any time in Bloomberg Quint’s sole discretion. You further accept that such changes may result in your being unable to access the Service. The failure of Bloomberg Quint to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

19. Headings

The section titles in the Terms and Conditions are used solely for the convenience of you and Bloomberg Quint and have no legal or contractual significance.

20. Severability

If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is found invalid or unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the other provisions of the Terms and Conditions will remain in force.

21. Entire Agreement

The Terms and Conditions and any other terms and conditions of service on this site, and its successor, constitute the entire agreement between you and Bloomberg Quint and govern your use of the Service.

22. Notice of Copyright Infringement and Grievance Redressal

Bloomberg Quint is not liable for any infringement of copyright arising out of materials posted on or transmitted through the Website, or items advertised on the Website, by the Users or any other third parties. We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and require that the people who use the Web Site, or the services or features made available on or through the Web Site, do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information to the Grievance Officer or the address/email id set out under the clause ‘Redressal Mechanism’:

  • A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner for the purposes of the complaint.
  • Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
  • Identification of the material on our website that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity.
  • The address, telephone number or e-mail address of the complaining party.
  • A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law.
  • A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notice of copyright infringement is accurate, and that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right that is allegedly infringed

Redressal Mechanism: Any complaints or concerns with regards to content and or comment or breach of these Terms and Conditions shall be taken up with the designated Grievance Officer as mentioned below in writing via email / post / courier sent to the appropriate address:

grievance@bloombergquint.com

Or,

The Grievance Officer Bloomberg Quint 1, Indiabulls Centre Senapati Bapat Marg Lower Parel Mumbai Pin: 400024

23. Bloggers Policy

If you operate a blog, comment on a blog, post material to the Website, post links on the Website, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the Website (any such material, “Content”), you are entirely responsible for the Content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of what form the Content takes, which includes, but is not limited to text, photo, video, audio, or code. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that your Content does not violate these terms or the Privacy Policy or Terms and Conditions or any applicable laws. Bloomberg Quint has the right (though not the obligation) to, in its sole discretion (i) refuse or remove any content that, in Bloomberg Quint’s reasonable opinion, violates any policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable or unlawful, or includes any of the Prohibited Activities mentioned in the Terms and Conditions of the User Agreement (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of the Website to any individual or entity for any reason, in Bloomberg Quint’s sole discretion. Bloomberg Quint has no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid, if any. Bloomberg Quint shall have the right to moderate the comment threads on the Blog.

Intellectual Property.

Bloomberg Quint, the logo and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Bloomberg Quint or the Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of Bloomberg Quint. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use the Bloomberg Quint or third-party trademarks.

Confidentiality of Information

You will keep in confidence & protect from disclosure any confidential and proprietary information concerning the Company that you may be exposed to during your engagement with the Company. You will not use any such information for any purpose that is detrimental to Bloomberg Quint.

Bloomberg Quint is not and will not be Responsible For and do not necessarily hold the opinions expressed by its Bloggers / Content Contributors, etc.

Opinions and other statements expressed by Contributors / Bloggers / users are theirs alone, not opinions of Bloomberg Quint.

You are solely responsible for your content by way of accuracy and completeness, and Bloomberg Quint does not necessarily endorse it. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute Content on our Website, Bloomberg Quint is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to the Content. Bloomberg Quint and its affiliates, successors, assigns and their respective employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders do not undertake or assume any duty to monitor our Website for inappropriate or unlawful Content.

Bloomberg Quint and its affiliates, successors, assigns and their respective, employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from the Content thereof, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, libel, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy and publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud, or misrepresentation or claims that Content violates applicable laws and/or are covered under Prohibited Activities specifically mentioned in the Terms and Conditions. The Quint reserves the right to block or remove communications, postings or materials at any time in its sole discretion. Quint accepts no liability regarding any unauthorised use of Blogs.

Warranties & General

You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the Website will be in strict accordance with the Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions and with this Bloggers’ Policy and with all applicable laws and regulations; (ii) your use of the Website will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party (iii) You shall not at any time do anything to bring Bloomberg Quint's brands, trademarks or reputation into disrepute. (iv) You are not bound by any third party restriction not to agree to this Bloggers’ Policy or enter into any agreement with us or to license the intellectual property rights in and the use of your Content / Contribution on the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement. (v) You will submit an accurate and original piece of work and employ the highest standards of integrity and professionalism and not use material from other sources without attribution and / or the original creator’s written consent, as may be applicable. (vi) Your work will not be obtained by unlawful means, would not have been previously published in any manner or medium will not be libelous or defamatory or infringe upon or violate the intellectual property rights, rights of privacy, or any other rights of any person or entity and is and will not be the subject of any litigation or other claim (vii) You will not accept any present, commission or any sort of gratification in cash or kind from any person, party, firm or company that you may be engaging with for the purpose of your blog. (viii) You shall notify Bloomberg Quint immediately in the event that you receive a complaint regarding you work or Blog or if there are any legal concerns around it shall work with Bloomberg Quint in resolving it.

Miscellaneous

This Bloggers’ Policy constitutes the entire agreement (“Agreement”) between Bloomberg Quint and you concerning the subject matter hereof. This Agreement, any access to or use of the Website will be governed by the laws of India excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the courts of New Delhi. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. Bloomberg Quint may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.

Your agreement to provide your Blog / Contribution to Bloomberg Quint shall not be interpreted or construed to create an association, agency, joint venture, partnership or employer-employee relationship between you and Bloomberg Quint or to impose any liability attributable to such a relationship upon either party.

Any notice given under this shall be in writing to such contact as the parties may notify from time to time and may be emailed to the party specified in this Agreement or such other address as may be notified under this Agreement by that party from time to time for this purpose.

If any part of this arrangement (or part of any provision) is found by any court or other authority of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions shall remain unaffected and in force.

We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and you agree to be bound by any such changes.

The most current version of these Terms and Conditions along with the Privacy Policy and Terms and conditions can be viewed at any time at: www.bloombergquint.com

By having your blog / contribution published on www.bloombergquint.com, you have indicated your acceptance of the above terms and conditions.

Copyright Notice

Copyright ©BloombergQuint.com All Rights Reserved.


This disclaimer/ terms of service notification is subject to change without notice.