RTI INDIA Comprehensive User Agreement
The mission of RTI INDIA Activist Directory is to connect the Activists to enable them to be more productive and successful. To achieve our mission, we make services available through our website, mobile applications, and developer platform, to help you, your connections, and millions of other Activists meet, exchange ideas, learn, make deals, find opportunities or employees, work, and make decisions in a network of trusted relationships and groups.
1.2. Scope and Intent
When you use RTI INDIA Directory Services, you are entering into a legal agreement and you agree to all of these terms.
2. Your Obligations
2.1. Applicable laws and this Agreement
Some promises you make to us in this Agreement:You will follow the law and RTI INDIA rules.
You must comply with all applicable laws and this Agreement, as may be amended from time to time with or without advance notice, and the policies and processes explained in the following sections:
2.2. License and warranty for your submissions to RTI INDIA
You grant us a license to the information you provide us.
You own the information you provide RTI INDIA under this Agreement, and may request its deletion at any time, unless you have shared information or content with others and they have not deleted it, or it was copied or stored by other users. Additionally, you grant RTI INDIA a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sublicenseable, fully paid up and royalty-free right to us to copy, prepare derivative works of, improve, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, process, analyze, use and commercialize, in any way now known or in the future discovered, any information you provide, directly or indirectly to RTI INDIA, including, but not limited to, any user generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques and/or data to the services, you submit to RTI INDIA, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third parties. Any information you submit to us is at your own risk of loss. By providing information to us, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to submit the information and that the information is accurate, not confidential, and not in violation of any contractual restrictions or other third party rights. It is your responsibility to keep your RTI INDIA Directory profile information accurate and updated.
2.3. Service Eligibility
You are eligible to enter into this contract and you are at least our “Minimum Age.”
The information you provide is truthful.
To be eligible to use the Service, you must meet the following criteria and represent and warrant that you: (1) are the “Minimum Age” (defined below) or older; (2) are not currently restricted from the Services, or not otherwise prohibited from having a RTI INDIA account, (3) are not a competitor of RTI INDIA or are not using the Services for reasons that are in competition with RTI INDIA; (4) will only maintain one RTI INDIA account at any given time; (5) will use your real name and only provide accurate information to RTI INDIA; (6) have full power and authority to enter into this Agreement and doing so will not violate any other agreement to which you are a party; (7) will not violate any rights of RTI INDIA or third party, including intellectual property rights such as copyright or trademark rights; and (8) agree to provide at your cost all equipment, software, mobile access, and internet access necessary to use the Services.
2.4. Your Membership
You will keep your password a secret.
You will not share an account with anyone else.
You will not copy or transfer any part of the Service.
The profile you create on RTI INDIA will become part of RTI INDIA and except for the information that you license to us is owned by RTI INDIA. However, between you and others, your account belongs to you. You agree to: (1) keep your password secure and confidential; (2) not permit others to use your account; (3) not use other’s accounts; (4) not sell, trade, or transfer your RTI INDIA account to another party; and (5) not charge anyone for access to any portion of RTI INDIA, or any information therein. Further, you are responsible for anything that happens through your account until you close down your account or prove that your account security was compromised due to no fault of your own. To close your account, please visit RTI INDIA Contact us Page.
You will pay us for any losses that you cause.
You agree to indemnify us and hold us harmless for all damages, losses and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) related to all third party claims, charges, and investigations, caused by (1) your failure to comply with this Agreement, including, without limitation, your submission of content that violates third party rights or applicable laws, (2) any content you submit to the Services, and (3) any activity in which you engage on or through RTI INDIA.
You will honor your payment obligations and you are okay with us storing your payment information. Also, there may be fees and taxes that are added to our prices.
We don’t guarantee refunds.
If you purchase any services that if we offer for a fee, either on a one-time or subscription basis (“Premium Services”), you agree to RTI INDIA storing your payment information. You also agree to pay the applicable fees for the Premium Services (including, without limitation, periodic fees for premium accounts) as they become due plus all related taxes, and to reimburse us for all collection costs and interest for any overdue amounts. Failure to pay may result in the termination of your subscription. Depending on where you transact with us, the type of payment method used and where your payment method was issued, your transaction with us may be subject to foreign exchange fees or differences in prices, including because of exchange rates. RTI INDIA does not support all payment methods, currencies or locations for payment. If the payment method you use with us, such as a credit card, reaches its expiration date and you do not edit your payment method information or cancel your account or such Premium Service, you authorize us to continue billing that payment method and you remain responsible for any uncollected amounts. Your obligation to pay fees continues through the end of the subscription period during which you cancel your subscription. All applicable taxes are calculated based on the billing information you provide us at the time of purchase. You may cancel or suspend your Premium Services. We do not guarantee refunds for lack of usage or dissatisfaction. You also acknowledge that RTI INDIA Premium Services are subject to this Agreement and any additional terms related to the provision of the Premium Service.
2.7. Notify us of acts contrary to the Agreement
If you think you have to breach this Agreement, you will let us know beforehand.
If you believe that you are entitled or obligated to act contrary to this Agreement under any mandatory law, you agree to provide us with detailed and substantiated explanation of your reasons in writing at least 30 days before you act contrary to this Agreement, to allow us to assess whether we may, at our sole discretion, provide an alternative remedy for the situation, though we are under no obligation to do so.
2.8. Notifications and Service Messages
You are okay with us providing you with important notices on the website, mobile apps, or email.
The contact information you provide must be accurate or you may not receive important notices.
For purposes of service messages and notices about the Services, RTI INDIA may place a banner notice across its pages to alert you to certain changes such as modifications to this Agreement. Alternatively, notice may consist of an email from RTI INDIA to an email address associated with your account, even if we have other contact information. You also agree that RTI INDIA may communicate with you through your RTI INDIA account or through other means including email, mobile number, telephone, or delivery services including the postal service about your RTI INDIA account or services associated with RTI INDIA. You acknowledge and agree that we shall have no liability associated with or arising from your failure to do so maintain accurate contact or other information, including, but not limited to, your failure to receive critical information about the Service.
2.9. RTI INDIA Applications
This Agreement applies to mobile applications as well. Also, you agree certain additional information can be shared with us.
RTI INDIA may offer the Services through applications built using RTI INDIA platform (“RTI INDIA Applications”). Examples of RTI INDIA Applications include its smart phone applications (RTI INDIA for Android or RTI INDIA for iPhone), and RTI INDIA’s “Share” buttons and other interactive plugins distributed on websites across the web. RTI INDIA Applications are distinct from third party Platform Applications addressed in Section 4.2. If you use a RTI INDA Application or interact with a website that has deployed a plugin, you agree that information about you and your use of the Services, including, but not limited to, your device, your mobile carrier, your internet access provider, your physical location, or web pages containing RTI INDIA plugins that load in your browser may be communicated to us. Further, by importing any of your RTI INDIA data through the RTI INDIA Application, you represent that you have authority to share the transferred data with your mobile carrier or other access provider. In the event you change or deactivate your mobile account, you must promptly update your RTI INDIA account information to ensure that your messages are not sent to the person that acquires your old number and failure to do so is your responsibility. You acknowledge you are responsible for all charges and necessary permissions related to accessing RTI INDIA through your mobile access provider. Therefore, you should check with your provider to find out if the Services are available and the terms for these services for your specific mobile devices. Finally, by using any downloadable application to enable your use of the Services, you are explicitly confirming your acceptance of the terms of the End User License Agreement associated with the application provided at download or installation, or as may be updated from time to time.
2.10. User-to-User Communication and Sharing (RTI INDIA Groups, Answers, Updates, Directory Pages, etc.)
When you share information, others can see, copy and use that information.
RTI INDIA offers various forums such as RTI INDIA Groups, Answers, and Network Updates, where you can post your observations and comments on designated topics. RTI INDIA also enables sharing of information by allowing users to post updates, including links to news articles and other information such as content to their profile and other parts of the site, such as RTI INDIA Groups and RTI INDIA Directory Pages. RTI INDIA members can create RTI INDIA Groups and Directory Pages for free, however, RTI INDIA, in its sole discretion, may close or transfer RTI INDIA Groups or Directory Pages, or remove content from them if the content violates this Agreement or others’ intellectual property rights. Please note that ideas you post and information you share may be seen and used by other Members, and RTI INDIA cannot guarantee that other Members will not use the ideas and information that you share on RTI INDIA. Therefore, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential or don’t want others to use, or that is subject to third party rights that may be infringed by your sharing it, do not post it to any RTI INDIA forum, into your Network Updates, Directory Pages or elsewhere on RTI INDIA. RTI INDIA IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR A ANOTHER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU POST ON RTI INDIA.
2.12. Export Control
You won’t break export laws.
Your use of RTI INDIA services, including our software, is subject to export and re-export control laws and regulations of India. You shall not — directly or indirectly — sell, export, re-export, transfer, divert, or otherwise dispose of any software or service to any end-user without obtaining the required authorizations from the appropriate government authorities. You also warrant that you are not prohibited from receiving INDIA origin products, including services or software.
2.13. Contributions to RTI INDIA
If you provide feedback to us, make sure you don’t include confidential or infringing materials. You grant us rights to your feedback.
By submitting ideas, suggestions, documents, or proposals (“Contributions”) to RTI INDIA through its suggestion or feedback webpages, you acknowledge and agree that: (a) your Contributions do not contain confidential or proprietary information; (b) RTI INDIA is not under any obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the Contributions; (c) RTI INDIA shall be entitled to use or disclose (or choose not to use or disclose) such Contributions for any purpose, in any way, in any media worldwide; (d) RTI INDIA shall introduce and implement various motivations techniques like User Ranks, reputation system, titles, awards etc to promote user participation and engagement. By joining and accepting these rules, you have understood the implications that they are not the titles of a real life and not based upon your academic or skills outside the website. By joining and participating in our website you grant us exclusive rights to assign various motivational system on your profile automatically. (e) RTI INDIA deploys various methods of user engagements as detailed above, and there is always a surprise elements and shall not be disclosed. To fairly understand the various motivational techniques deployed at RTI INDIA, you should visit the forums and see them in action. RTI INDIA shall from time to time introduce, change, modify, delete such criterion to engage members in an interesting manner. By accepting to join our website, you give us full rights to implement all such methodologies. (f) RTI INDIA may have something similar to the Contributions already under consideration or in development; (g) you irrevocably non-exclusively license to RTI INDIA rights to exploit your Contributions; and (h) you are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind from RTI INDIA under any circumstances.
3. Your Rights
If you follow this agreement, we grant you a limited right to use RTI INDIA.
You will only access and use RTI INDIA in the way this agreement allows you.
On the condition that you comply with all your obligations under this Agreement, including, but not limited to, the Do’s and Don’ts listed in forum rules, we grant you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive, nonassignable, nonsublicenseable license and right to access the Services, through a generally available web browser, mobile device or RTI INDIA authorized application (but not through scraping, spidering, crawling or other technology or software used to access data without the express written consent of RTI INDIA or its Members), to view information and use the Services that we provide on RTI INDIA webpages and in accordance with this Agreement. Any other use of RTI INDIA contrary to our mission and purpose (such as seeking to connect to someone you do not know or trust, or to use information gathered from RTI INDIA commercially unless expressly authorized by RTI INDIA) is strictly prohibited and a violation of this Agreement. We reserve all rights not expressly granted in this Agreement, including, without limitation, title, ownership, intellectual property rights, and all other rights and interest in RTI INDIA and all related items, including any and all copies made of the RTI INDIA website.
4. Our Rights & Obligations
4.1. Services Availability
We may change or discontinue Services, and in such case, we do not promise to keep showing or storing your information and materials.
For as long as RTI INDIA continues to offer the Services, RTI INDIA shall provide and seek to update, improve and expand the Services. As a result, we allow you to access RTI INDIA as it may exist and be available on any given day and we have no other obligations, except as expressly stated in this Agreement. We may modify, replace, refuse access to, suspend or discontinue RTI INDIA, partially or entirely, or change and modify prices prospectively for all or part of the Services for you or for all our Members in our sole discretion. All of these changes shall be effective upon their posting on RTI INDIA or by direct communication to you unless otherwise noted. RTI INDIA further reserves the right to withhold, remove or discard any content available as part of your account, with or without notice if deemed by RTI INDIA to be contrary to this Agreement. For avoidance of doubt, RTI INDIA has no obligation to store, maintain or provide you a copy of any content that you or other Members provide when using the Services.
4.2. Third Party Sites and Developers
Third parties may offer their own products and services through LinkedIn, and we are not responsible for these third-party activities.
4.3. Disclosure of User Information
4.4. Connections and Interactions with other Members
We have the right to limit the connections and interactions on the Service.
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Members. RTI INDIA may limit the number of connections you may have to other Members and may, in certain circumstances, prohibit you from contacting other Users through use of the Services or otherwise limit your use of the Services. RTI INDIA reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other members and to restrict, suspend, or close your account if RTI INDIA determines, in our sole discretion, that doing so is necessary to enforce this Agreement. The advices given to you by RTI Activist via email is not governed by RTI INDIA. Those listed at our RTI INDIA Directory segment, their credentials and claims have not been verified by us. They are most of the time listed in good faith. The primary aim of us is to bring all citizens including activist at one platform i.e. Public Forum, so that any advices given to you by any member is in the public domain and any other member can give contrary or different advice for which you shall access and be responsible. In case, the advice is given by a user over contact Activist page, we do not have any methods to store or retrieve the information between you and the listing owner. Therefore, as far as possible request for any advice should be made at the public forums.
4.5. Intellectual Property Notices
We are providing you notice about our intellectual property rights.
The Service includes the copyrights and Intellectual property rights of RTI INDIA and except for the limited license granted to you in Section 3, RTI INDIA reserves all of its intellectual property rights in the Service. RTI INDIA, the RTI INDIA and “in” logos and other RTI INDIA trademarks, service marks, graphics, and logos used in connection with RTI INDIA are trademarks or registered trademarks of RTI INDIA in India and/or other countries. Other trademarks and logos used in connection with RTI INDIA may be the trademarks of their respective owners. This Agreement does not grant you any right or license with respect to any such trademarks and logos.