Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Welcome to the Humans of Thiruvalla!

This website is owned and operated by Humans of Thiruvalla. Kindly read the Terms and Conditions carefully as they are the terms of use for this website.

1. User Agreement

By using and/or visiting https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ (“the website”), you have indicated your acknowledgment and assent to these Terms and Conditions and any other terms and conditions which may be introduced by Humans of Thiruvalla on this website from time to time. Your access, use, participation and/or downloading materials from https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, indicates your agreement to abide by these Terms and Conditions. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting changes here and it is your responsibility to refer to and comply with these Terms and Conditions upon accessing the https://humansofthiruvalla.com/. If you do not agree to any of these Terms and Conditions, please stop from the use of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ immediately.

If any conflict exists between these Terms and Conditions and rules and/or specific terms of use appearing on https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ relating to specific material then the latter shall prevail.

2. Terms of Use

Use of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ is only permitted for lawful purposes and in a manner that is not in breach of the Law and which does not infringe any the rights of or restricts the use https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ by any third party. Such restriction shall include but is not limited to, harassment, defamatory conduct, obscene or abusive content, offensive language, distress to third parties and any other conduct which may be deemed inappropriate.

You hereby warrant that you are more than 18 years of age, and/or possess all required approvals and consents including legal guardian or parental consent for use of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/. You further warrant that you are fully able and competent to enter into these Terms and Conditions and abide by them.

3. Data Submissions

Various parts of  https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ allow for user information or any other data to be transmitted or posted on the website (hereinafter referred to as “user submissions”). These include personal information, photographs, videos, audio materials, written scripts, articles, opinions or any other form of material. Such user submissions shall be subject to the following conditions:

3.1 By submitting any material to https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, you accept to provide a non-revocable, unlimited global license to the user submissions to https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ who in turn shall have the right to use, distribute, modify, alter or delete parts of the user submission as per its own discretion and on any platform or media whatsoever.

3.2  User submissions may be used by https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ for any purpose including, but not limited to the reproduction, broadcasting, transmission, editing, cutting, reformation, adapting, posting, or any other use as per the sole discretion of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/.

3.3  You shall be solely responsible for your own submissions and any claims, damages, third party rights, as well as any legal action or proceeding arising out of the use and submission of this material.

3.4  By submitting any user submission, you hereby affirm, represent and warrant that you have the right to submit such material and that you have obtained all necessary clearances, licenses, consents, rights and permissions to use and authorize https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ to use any material submitted, including the rights to all patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyright or other proprietary rights in any and all user submissions.

3.5 You undertake that you will not submit or disclose on https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ any material or information  that is protected by or subject to any copyright, trade secret or any third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights unless all rights have been obtained from the rights owners to submit the material and/or information and grant the license indicated herein to https://humansofthiruvalla.com/

3.6  You further undertake not to submit any material or information that is deemed unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, political, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially offensive, considered as a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability, encourages criminal action or violates the law, culture or internationally acceptable norms and codes of ethics.

3.7 You hereby grant https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ a global, non-revocable, exclusive, royalty-free, transferrable license to broadcast, distribute, display, reproduce, cut, edit, re-edit, delete, sell or modify the material or information submitted by you without any limitation whatsoever, in any media format and on any platform at the sole discretion of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/. This Licence shall not be limited by period or territory.

3.8  You hereby further assign to https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ (by way of permanent assignment of present and future copyright) all rights of any nature in and to such material throughout the world including all renewals and reversions thereof.

3.9  https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ shall have the right and final say on the display of user submissions, and under no circumstances is https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ obliged to display or include on https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ all or part of any user submission.

4. Data Collection and Use

https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ may collect non-personal information about the computer, mobile device or other devices you use to access https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services, such as IP address, geolocation information, unique device identifiers, browser type, browser language and other transactional information.  This information assists in understanding which pages https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ ’s visitors are visiting and how much time they spend there. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ uses the information gathered to enable your use of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services, fulfill your requests for certain products and services, such as sending out electronic newsletters and enabling you to participate in our services such as polls, and message boards. Further, https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ uses the non-personally identifiable information collected to improve the design and content of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services, to deliver more relevant marketing messages and advertisements and to enable us to personalize your internet experience. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services transmit such non-personally identifiable website usage information about visitors to the servers of a reputable third party for the purpose of service performance analytics and targeting our internet banner advertisements on other websites. To do this, https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ uses web beacons in conjunction with cookies provided by our third-party ad server on https://humansofthiruvalla.com/.

https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ automatically logs certain usage information about your use of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services. This information includes a reading history of the pages you view, type of content you are browsing, and engagement with our online tools. This information is used in order to provide you with customized recommendations for https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services based on your reading history. Log files are also used in the aggregate to analyze usage of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services.

https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ uses third parties’ tools to provide information, reports and analysis about the usage, browsing patterns of users of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services. Third parties such as Google Analytics track and analyses non-personally identifiable usage and volume statistical information from our visitors and customers on https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ services.  Third-party services may place or recognize cookies, web beacons or other technology to track certain non-personal information about users. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does not have access to, nor control over, third-party service providers’ use of cookies or other tracking technologies or how they may be used.

5. Copyright and Other Intellectual Property

The names, images and logos identifying https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, or any of its associated companies or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of Humans of Thiruvalla, its associated companies and/or third parties. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by any means, license or right under any trademark or patent of Humans of Thiruvalla, its associated companies or any other third party.

All copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights in https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ (including the design, arrangement and look and feel) and all material or content supplied as part of the website shall remain at all times the property of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ or https://humansofthiruvalla.com/’s licensors. In accessing the https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, or any other sites of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, you agree that you do so only for your own personal, non-commercial use. You may not agree to, permit or assist in any way any third party to copy, reproduce, download, post, store (including in any other web site), distribute, transmit, broadcast, commercially exploit or modify in any way the material or content without the prior written permission of an authorized person from the https://humansofthiruvalla.com/.

6. Third-Party Sites / Links

https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ is not responsible for the availability or content of any third party websites or material you access through this website. If you decide to visit any linked website, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, services or information on or available from third-party websites or material (including payment for and delivery of such products or services). https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ is not responsible for any damage, loss or offense caused by or, in connection with, any content, advertising, products, services or information available on such websites or material. Any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings are solely between you and the relevant provider of the service.

Links to https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ must be direct to any complete content page (and not any part of a page) within https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ and all other https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ websites, and must not be viewed within the pages of any other website. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ disclaims all liability for any legal or other consequences (including for infringement of third party rights) of links made to https://humansofthiruvalla.com/

Links do not imply that https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ endorses, is affiliated or associated with any linked website, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked website is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ or any of its affiliates, entities or subsidiaries.

7. Disclaimer / Limitation of Liability

You agree that your use of https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ shall be at your own risk and responsibility. To the fullest extent permitted by law, https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, its officers, directors, and agents disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the website. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does not warrant, endorse or guarantee that the content posted on this website is of social, cultural and moral acceptable standards. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does not warrant that user submissions posted on this website do not infringe on any third party rights.

Although https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does monitor the user submissions provided on the website, it is your sole responsibility to clear all rights of third parties and to obtain all necessary licenses and approvals to post any material and you hereby assume all responsibility for all damages, costs and liabilities that may arise as a result from the user submission.

This https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ website and the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons relating to this website or any other websites owned or operated by Humans of Thiruvalla, and/or any of its associated companies, products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided “As Is” and on an “As Available” basis without any representation or endorsement being made and without warranty of any kind, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

The information and other materials included on this website may contain inaccuracies and typographical errors. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information and materials or the reliability of any statement or other information displayed or distributed through the website (including, without limitation, the information provided through the use of any software). You acknowledge that any reliance on any such statement or information shall be at your sole risk. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any part of the website and to make changes to the website and to the materials, products, programmes, services or prices described in the website at any time without notice.

In no event will https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ and/or third parties be liable for any damages including, but not limited to, indirect or consequential damages or any damages including, but not limited to, errors or omissions, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever arising from use, loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other action, arising out of or in connection with the use of the website.

https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does not warrant that the functions contained in this website will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects will be corrected or that this website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ does not represent the full functionality, accuracy or reliability of any material. https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this website, including the availability of any features of the website, at any time without notice or liability.

8. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and keep indemnified https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, and all of its employees, affiliates, subsidiaries and associates from any and all claims, damages, expenses, costs and liabilities arising in any manner from your access to and use of this website and/or the submission of any user submissions to this website.

You understand that when using the https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, you will be exposed to user submissions from a variety of sources, and acknowledge that you may be exposed to user submissions that may be inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable. To that regard, you hereby waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ and agree to indemnify and hold harmless https://humansofthiruvalla.com/, and its shareholders, subsidiaries, officers affiliates, and licensees to the fullest extent permitted by the law.

9. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This agreement shall be governed by Indian Law. The courts at Thiruvalla in Kerala, India shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes arising out or relating to this agreement.

https://humansofthiruvalla.com/ makes no representation that materials on this website are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of India and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. If you access this website from a location outside of India, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.