Last Updated: 17-May-2019
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The domain name https://www.Kanoonvala.com ("Website" ), is owned and operated by NeelPro System Private Limited ("Company"), a private company limited by shares, incorporated under the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013, where such expression shall, unless repugnant to the context thereof, be deemed to include its respective representatives, administrators, employees, directors, officers, agents and their successors and assigns./p>
By registering on our Website as a Lawyer, you represent and warrant that you are a qualified lawyer according to the laws of India and are not debarred from practising law or providing legal advice. You agree that we reserve the right to suspend your account or stop providing our Services to at our discretion.
"LAWYER" shall mean a qualified lawyer who is permitted to practise law and provide legal advice in india, enrolled on our platform.
"INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS", "ipr" shall mean all intellectual property rights and all analogous rights subsisting under the laws of each and every jurisdiction throughout the world and intellectual property for the full term of the rights concerned and including all extensions and renewals of such rights, whether or not such rights are registered or capable of registration, including, but not limited to, copyrights, trademarks, trade names, service marks, service names, patents, designs and all other proprietary rights of whatsoever description whether or not protected and whether or not capable of protection.
"Kanoonvala" , "https://www.kanoonvala/kanoon/.com", "we", "us", "our" shall mean NeelPro System private limited, a private limited company registered under the companies act, 2013.
"USER" , shall mean a person registered on our website who uses the services of a lawyer who is registered with us.
"WEBSITE" shall mean the internet website, https://www.kanoonvala.com, which is wholly owned and managed by NeelPro System private limited.
references to you, your shall mean references to the lawyers who have registered on our website.
we view protection of our registered lawyer's privacy as a very important principle. we store and process information including any sensitive financial information collected (as defined under the information technology act, 2000), if any, on computers that may be protected by physical as well as reasonable technological security measures and procedures in accordance with information technology act 2000 and rules there under. if you object to your information being transferred or used in this way please do not use the website.
you hereby agree to our sharing of your personal information with our clients and other corporate entities, business verticals and affiliates for developing our own business. these entities and affiliates may market to you as a result of such sharing.
we may disclose personal information to third parties to comply with our legal obligations, to facilitate our marketing and advertising activities, or to prevent, detect, mitigate, and investigate fraudulent or illegal activities related to our services. we do not disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing and advertising purposes without your explicit consent.
we may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith and belief.
we view protection of our users' privacy very seriously. we store and process our users' confidential information including but not limited to personal and financial details in our servers and we may share such confidential information with you and/or you may have access to such confidential information. you hereby agree to keep such confidential information safe and secured and you also agree not to share any such confidential information without our prior written consent.
you shall prepare an invoice in the name of Kanoonvala and send it to us after the completion of services. we shall verify such invoice and then raise it with the client who shall pay within 7 business days of the receipt of the invoice. only after the payment has been received by Kanoonvala, within a period of 15 business days, Kanoonvala shall release the payment to you after deducting the pre decided fees or commission with you. any applicable taxes shall be charged over and above the fee that is payable to you.
all payments shall be made to your bank account through bank transfer or by cheque. no payments shall be made by demand drafts or by cash or by any other mode.
you shall not accept payments directly from the client, all payments are to be made directly to Kanoonvala.
by using our services, you shall defend, indemnify, save and hold us, our affiliates, employees, contractors, officers, directors. agents and representatives harmless from all demands, liabilities, claims and expenses, including lawyer's fees, fees of third parties relating to or arising as a result of using our services, including without limitation, infringement by you or someone else using the service with your computer, of any intellectual property or other proprietary right of any person or entity, or from the violation of any of our operating rules or policy relating to the service(s) provided.
under no circumstances, including negligence, shall we including our affiliates, employees, contractors, officers, directors. agents and representatives or anyone else involved with us in providing the services shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of or inability to use our services, or that results from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation, or transmission or any failure of performance, whether or not limited to acts of god, communication failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access to our website, records, programs or services. this paragraph shall apply to all content and functionality of our services.
notwithstanding the above, the user's exclusive remedies for all damages, losses and causes of actions whether in contract, including negligence or otherwise, shall not, under any circumstances, exceed the amount of the facilitation charges paid to us by the user or by the expert.
in addition, to the maximum extent permitted by law, in no event shall we or any of our affiliates be liable for any special, punitive, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, including but not limited to personal injury, wrongful death, loss of use, loss of profits, interruption of service or loss of data, whether in any action in warranty, contract, tort (including, but not limited to negligence or fundamental breach), or otherwise arising out of or in any way connected with the use of, or the inability to use, this website or any service offered through this website or any material or information contained in, accessed through, or products purchased on this website.
this agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of india. any dispute with Kanoonvala shall exclusively be subject to the jurisdiction of the appropriate courts situated at new delhi, india. any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this agreement shall be resolved and finally settled in accordance with the provisions of the indian arbitration and conciliation act, 1996 as may be amended from time to time or its re-enactment (the "ARBITRATION ACT"). the arbitration shall be conducted at new delhi and shall be subject to the indian laws. the arbitration proceedings shall be given in english language. the place of arbitration shall be at new delhi. this arbitration tribunal would constitute of three arbitrators, each party shall appoint one arbitrator, and the two appointed arbitrators shall appoint the third arbitrator who shall act as the presiding arbitrator.
Kanoonvala, as an organisation strongly condemns, discourages and does not engage in promoting any corrupt or bribery related practices, whatsoever. as an organisation, Kanoonvala strictly adheres to strong anti bribery practices and standards and encourages all vendors, employees and lawyers that it works with to adhere to such strong and stringent practices and standards. Kanoonvala follows a zero tolerance policy on corrupt and bribery related practices and neither by itself or through anyone else who claims to be working with or for it engages or promotes such practices. anyone engaging in any such practices does so at his or her own volition and risk and Kanoonvala neither sanctions not promoted any such behaviour or practices.