These Terms of Service apply to all users of the Companion Service. Information provided by our users through the Companion Service may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by Companion. Companion has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. Also, WADERS GROUP does not assume any liability for any mistakes, misstatements of law, defamation, omissions, falsehood, obscenity, pornography or profanity in the statements, opinions, representations or any other form of third party content on the website. In addition, Companion will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the Service, you expressly acknowledge and agree that Companion shall not be responsible for any damages, claims or other liability arising from or related to your use of any third-party website. You understand that the information and opinions in the third party content represent solely the thoughts of the author and is neither endorsed by nor does it necessarily reflect WADERS GROUP's belief.
Errors, Corrections, and Right to Modify or Discontinue Service and Application: We do not represent or warrant that the Companion Application will be error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components, or that defects will be corrected. We do not represent or warrant that the information available on or through the Companion Application will be correct, accurate, timely or otherwise reliable. We may make changes to the features, functionality or content of the Companion Application at any time. We reserve the right in our sole discretion to edit or delete any documents, information or other content appearing on the website. Companion reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Services and/or Sites (or any part thereof) with or without notice. Companion shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service or any websites.
A) Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Service, Companion hereby grants you permission to use the Service, provided that:
your use of the Service as permitted is solely for your personal use, and you are not permitted to resell or charge others for use of or access to the Service, or in any other manner inconsistent with these Terms of Service;
you will not duplicate, transfer, give access to, copy or distribute any part of the Service in any medium without Companion's prior written authorization;
you will not attempt to reverse engineer, alter or modify any part of the Service;
B) In order to access and use the features of the Service, you acknowledge and agree that you will have to provide Companion with your mobile phone number. When providing your mobile phone number, you must provide accurate and complete information. You must notify Companion immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your mobile phone. For removal of doubts it is clarified that, Companion is not liable for any loss or damage caused by any unauthorized use of your account, however you would be liable for any losses or damage caused to WADERS GROUP including but not limited to any claims made on Companion or others due to such unauthorized use.
C) You agree not to use or upload, post or submit any content that contains software viruses or any computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit functionality of the Application or of any computer software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment. You also agree to not decipher, decompile, disassemble, use sniffers (except Ethereal, tcpdump or HTTPWatch in general) or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up part of the Application. We have to disallow use of request modification tools such as fiddler or whisker, or the like or any other such tools activities that are meant to explore or harm, penetrate or test the application. You must secure our permission before you measure, test, health check or otherwise monitor any network equipment, servers or assets hosted on our domain. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including phone number, from the Service, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Service for any commercial solicitation or spam purposes. You agree not to spam, or solicit for commercial purposes, any users of the Service. You agree not to create any data backup of the content that is available to you by use of the Companion website or Companion Mobile Application or use of Companion Service that is available through any other mediums.
WADERS GROUP will use reasonable efforts to make the Application available at all times. However you acknowledge the Application is provided over the internet and mobile networks and so the quality and availability of the Application may be affected by factors outside WADERS GROUP's reasonable control. WADERS GROUP does not accept any responsibility whatsoever for unavailability of the Application, or any difficulty or inability to download or access content or any other communication system failure which may result in the Application being unavailable. WADERS GROUP will not be responsible for any support or maintenance for the Application.
In order to use the Application, you are required to have a compatible mobile telephone or hand held device, internet access, and the necessary minimum specifications ('Software Requirements').
The Software Requirements for downloading the Companion Mobile Application would vary as per the mobile platform. The Companion Mobile Application would be available in English Language as of now.
The version of the Application software may be upgraded from time to time to add support for new functions and services.
Intellectual Property Rights: The WADERS GROUP company names, logos, all related products and service names, design marks, slogans, trademarks, service marks, copyright, database rights (and other intellectual property rights of any nature in the Application) together with the underlying software code in the Application ("Intellectual Property") is owned by and used under license by WADERS GROUP or its subsidiaries or affiliate companies. All other Intellectual Properties herein are the property of their respective owners. All copies that you make of the Materials on any of the Media must bear any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notice located on the respective Media that pertains to the material being copied. You are not authorized to use WADERS GROUP's Intellectual Property in any advertising, publicity or in any other commercial manner. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by WADERS GROUP. For removal of doubts, it is clarified that, by accepting theses terms, you hereby waive and grant to WADERS GROUP all rights including intellectual property rights and also "moral rights" in the Reviews, Ratings, Updates and Comments posted by you at WADERS GROUP through any of mediums of WADERS GROUP and that WADERS GROUP is free to use all such Updates, Review, Ratings and Comments as per its (Companion's) requirements from time to time.
C) In connection with Ratings and Tag your friends, you further agree that you will not: submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant Companion all of the license rights granted herein; publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage Companion or any third party; submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; post advertisements or solicitations of business; impersonate another person; send or store material containing software viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful computer code, files, scripts, agents or programs; interfere with or disrupt the integrity or performance of the Service or the data contained therein; or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service or its related systems or networks
D) Adult content must be identified as such. Companion does not endorse any Rating and/or Review or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Companion expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with ratings and/or submissions. Companion does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights via its Service, and Companion will remove all content and Ratings and/or Reviews if properly notified that such content infringes on another's intellectual property rights. To file a copyright infringement notification, please send a written communication that includes substantially the following: A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works; Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material, including the mobile phone number of the Companion Mobile Application user allegedly infringing the copyrighted work; Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted; 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; and A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. Such take down notices may be emailed to wadersgroup.in . Companion reserves the right to remove contents without prior notice. Companion may also terminate a user's access to the Service, if they are determined to be a repeat infringer, or for any or no reason, including being annoying. A repeat infringer is a User who has been notified of infringing activity more than once and/or has had a content removed from the Service more than once. Companion also reserves the right to decide whether content or a Rating and/or Review is appropriate and complies with these Terms of Service for violations other than copyright infringement and violations of intellectual property law, such as, but not limited to excessive length or limited interest. Companion may remove such contents and/or terminate a User's access for uploading such material in violation of these Terms of Service at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion.
E) Companion reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the Companion Service at any time.
F) Right, But Not Obligation, to Monitor Submissions: WADERS GROUP does not and shall not have any obligation to review Submissions, and therefore we do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of Submissions and we cannot assure you that harmful, inaccurate, deceptive, offensive, threatening, defamatory, unlawful or otherwise objectionable Submissions will not appear on our Service. We do, however, reserve the right to review any or all Submissions in our sole discretion. In addition, we reserve the right to alter, edit or remove any Submissions, in whole or in part, at our sole discretion.
These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the Indian laws, without giving effect to its conflict of laws' provisions or your actual state or country of residence, and you agree to submit to personal jurisdiction in India. Courts at Siliguri, West Bengal, India will have the exclusive jurisdiction. You are responsible for compliance with applicable laws. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of the Terms to be unenforceable, the remainder of the Terms will continue in full force and effect. WADERS GROUP reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of these Terms and to take any action we deem necessary and appropriate. Such action may include reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties. In addition, we may take action to disclose any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to user profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information. WADERS GROUP reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms.
In the course of registering for and availing various services we provide from time to time through our Companion mobile Application (telephone search, SMS) or any other medium in which Companion may provide services (collectively referred to as "Media") you may be required to give your name, residence address, workplace address, email address, date of birth, educational qualifications and similar Personal Information ("Personal Information"). The Personal Information is used for three general purposes: to customize the content you see, to fulfill your requests for certain services, and to contact you about our services via including but not limited to emails, SMSs and other means of communication. Unless otherwise stated explicitly, this Policy applies to Personal Information as disclosed on any of the Media.
We are committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of all Personal Information that you may share as a user of Media. In furtherance thereof, we have this policy to demonstrate our good faith.
This policy does not apply to the practices of organizations that we do not own or to people that we do not employ or manage.
Personal Information will be kept confidential and will be used for our research, marketing, and strategic client analysis objectives and other internal business purposes only. We do not sell or rent Personal Information except that in case you are a customer of our search services through any of the Media, your Personal Information shall be shared with our subscribers/advertisers and you shall be deemed to have given consent to the same. Further, the subscribers / advertisers who are listed with us, may call you, based on the query or enquiry that you make with us, enquiring about any
Product / Service or
Product / Service of any subscriber / advertiser or
Product / Service of any particular subscriber / advertiser.
We will share Personal Information only under one or more of the following circumstances: - If we have your consent or deemed consent to do so - If we are compelled by law (including court orders) to do so
In furtherance of the confidentiality with which we treat Personal Information we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We give you the ability to edit your account information and preferences at any time, including whether you want us to contact you about new services. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
You acknowledge that you are disclosing Personal Information voluntarily. Prior to the completion of any registration process on our website or prior to availing of any services offered on our website if you wish not to disclose any Personal Information you may refrain from doing so; however if you don't provide information that is requested, it is possible that the registration process would be incomplete and/or you would not be able to avail our services.
If you are our corporate customer, it is possible that we have entered into a contract with you for non-disclosure of confidential information. This Policy shall not affect such a contract in any manner.
If you have questions or concerns about these privacy policies; please send us an email at email@example.com
You provide certain Personally Identifiable Information, such as your mobile phone number, and mobile device information to Companion when choosing to participate in various uses of the Companion Service, such as registering as a user. In order to provide the Companion Service, Companion will periodically access your address book or contact list on your mobile phone to locate the mobile phone numbers that have been used to avail Companion services and to provide ratings of establishments we have received from users of these mobile numbers. Companion may access your location information to provide search results and get updates based on your geo location. This allows the software to provide relevant search results. Location data gathered from a mobile phone is used only to provide search results, getting places and roadblock updates and is not used in any other manner whatsoever.
The Information Companion Does Not Collect: Companion does not collect emails, addresses or other contact information from its users' mobile address book or contact lists. Companion Application integrates with Facebook SDK and may send aggregate usage statistics to Facebook from time to time. Usage of information sent to Facebook is governed by Facebook's data usage policies which can be found at www.facebook.com/about/privacy. The Way Companion Uses Information: If you submit Personally Identifiable Information to us through Companion Service, then we use your personal information to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Companion Application and Companion Service. In particular, your mobile phone number is essential to your use of the Companion Service and will be retained. Your name (as it is saved in other user's mobile phone address book or contact list) may be displayed to other users if they tag your mobile number and access your ratings in the Application.