Terms and Conditions

1. Introduction

The purpose of ScoopLane.com is to provide web publishing services.

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using the Site. We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference.

2. Terms of Use

2.1 These terms and conditions shall govern your use of our website and other services provided by our website whether as a guest or a registered user. Use of our website includes accessing, uploading, browsing or registering to our site.

2.2 By using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our site.

2.3 If you register with ScoopLane.com submit any material on it or use any of its services, we shall ask you to expressly agree to these terms and conditions.

2.4 You must be at least 18 years of age to use our website; and by using our site or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you warrant and represent to us that you are at least 18 years of age.

2.5 Our website uses cookies; by using our website or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our (privacy and cookies policy).

2.6 Our Privacy Policy sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

3. Copyright Notice

3.1 Copyright (c) 2016 ScoopLane.com

3.2 Subject to the express provisions of these terms and conditions;

a) we, together with our licensors, owns and control all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our websites and the material on our website; and

b) all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website are reserved.

4. Changes To These Terms

4.1 We may revise these terms and conditions from time to time without any prior notice.

4.2 The revised terms and conditions shall apply to the use of our website from the date of publication of the revised terms and conditions on the website, and you hereby waive any right you may otherwise have to be notified of, or to consent to, revisions of these terms and conditions.

4.3 If you have given your express agreement to these terms and conditions, we will ask for your express agreement to any revision of these terms and conditions; and if you do not give your express agreement to the revised terms and conditions within such period as we may specify, we will disable or delete your account on the website, and you must stop using the website.

5. Content of The Site

5.1 Please note that content available on our site may be out of date and we are under no obligation to update it.

5.2 We do not guarantee that the content on our site will be free from errors or omissions.

6. Users Responsibility towards Site

6.1 We do not guarantee that our site, or the content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may withdraw or change all or any part of our site without notice. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We will not be liable to you or any third party if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.

6.2 It is your responsibility to ensure that people those are accessing our site through your internet connection are aware of our applicable terms and conditions and that they comply with them.

7. License To Use Website

7.1 while using the site you may:

a) view pages from our website in a web browser.

b) download pages from our website for caching in a web browser.

c) stream audio and video files from our website

d) use our website services by means of a web browser.

7.2 Except as expressly permitted by these terms and conditions, you must not edit or otherwise modify any material on our website.

7.3 Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:

a) republish material from our website (including republication on another website)

b) sell, rent or sub-license material from our website

8. Acceptable Use

8.1 While using the site, you agree to comply with the following requirements at all times.

a) You will not use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website.

b) You will comply with any law or regulation applicable to you.

c) You will comply with these Terms and conditions and the Privacy Policy at all times.

d) You will not use our website in any way that is unlawful, fraudulent, illegal or harmful purpose or activity.

e) You will not modify, attempt to modify or assist anyone in modifying or attempting to modify any part of our site without our permission.

f) You will not use our website to copy, store, host, transit, use, publish, distribute or send any material which consists of any computer virus, worm, spyware, keystroke logger, Trojan horse, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

g) You will not disrupt, disable, overburden or impair our site or the proper working of any server(s) we use to operate or support our site, or attempt to do so or assist anyone in doing so or attempting to do so.

h) You will not make improper use of the support service we may offer or submit false or misleading reports or queries.

i) you will not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data extraction, data mining and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.

j) you will not solicit, attempt to solicit or assist anyone in soliciting or attempting to solicit personal or login information from other users of our site.

k) You will not use our site to transmit unauthorized commercial communication or any other unauthorized communications such as spam, junk mail, and other unsolicited communication to users, end users and third parties, chain letters, or any other material that promotes malware, spyware, and other downloadable items.

l) If available, you may subscribe to our site using your e-mail address. You agree that you will only provide your genuine e-mail address. By providing your e-mail address, you agree and give you explicit consent that we may send you e-mail from us and our partners, from time to time, including any emails with commercial content.

9. Registration and Accounts

9.1 To be eligible for an individual account on our website under this Section 9, you must be at least 18 years of age.

9.2 You may register for an account with or website by completing and submitting the account registration form on our website.

9.3 You must not allow any other person to use your account to access the website.

9.4 You must notify us immediately if you become aware of any unauthorized use of your account.

10. Cancelation and Suspension of Account

We may suspend, cancel or edit your account, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.

11. Users Content and Information

11.1 Content provided by the user means all works and materials (including without limitation text, images, graphics, audio-video material, software, scripts and files) that you submit to us or our website for storage or publication on or transmission via, our website.

11.2 You grant to us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable license to use, adapt, reproduce, translate, store, distribute and publish your content on and in relation to this website.

11.3 You grant to us the right to bring an action for infringement of the rights licensed under section 11.2.

11.4 You hereby waive all your moral rights in your content to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law; and you warrant and represent that all other moral rights in your content have been waived to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.

11.5 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach any provision of these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may delete unpublish or edit any or all of your content.

11.6 Our website may collect information about the visitors (including e-mail addresses) of our site and may monitor the interaction between them and our site (“Data Collection“). By using our website, you agree to the Data Collection.

We reserve the right to access, read, disclose, and preserve any information as we believe is necessary to:

a) satisfy any applicable legal process, law, regulation, subpoena or governmental request;

b) enforce these Terms, including investigation of potential violations of it;

c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues;

d) respond to user support requests; or

e) protect our, our users’ or the public’s rights, property or safety.

12. Rules To Users Content

12.1 You warrant and represent that your content will comply with these terms and conditions.

12.2 Your content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any person’s legal rights and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law).

12.3 Your content, and the use of your content by us in accordance with these terms and conditions, must not:

a) Infringe any copyright, moral right, trade mark right, design right or other intellectual property right.

b) be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order.

c) be in breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation.

d) be in breach of official secrets legislation.

e) be in breach of any contractual obligation owed to any person.

f) depict violence in an explicit, graphic or gratuitous manner.

g) consist of or contain any instructions, advice or other information which may be acted upon and could, if acted upon, cause illness, injury or death, or any other loss or damage.

h) be offensive, deceptive, fraudulent, abusive, harassing, hateful, threatening, inflammatory or anti-social.

i) cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to any person.

13. No Reliance on Information

13.1 Content available on our site is for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. Before taking any action on the basis of the content on our website, you must obtain professional or specialist’s advice.

13.2 While using our website, you will be exposed to User Content from a variety of sources, and we take no responsibility and assume no liability for any User Content that you or any other user or third party posts or transmits using our site, or the defamatory, illegal, or offensive conduct of any third party, and you agree that the risk of damage or harm from the foregoing rests entirely with you.

13.3 We do not endorse, guarantee or warrant any User Content, service or product that appears in its users’ submission or that is advertised on our website.

13.4 You understand and agree that you may be exposed to User Content while using our website, that is offensive, inaccurate, objectionable, indecent, inappropriate for children, or otherwise unsuited to your purpose, and you agree to waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies you may have against us with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold us, our owners, employees, affiliates, agents or licensors harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of our site.

13.5 To the extent permitted by law, we specifically disclaim any and all warranties and conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, and fitness for a particular purpose, title non-infringement, and any warranties arising out of course of dealing or usage of trade.

13.6 We make all efforts to ensure that our website will function as claimed, but we do not guarantee you that our site or the content on our website will be free of bugs, virus attacks and the security breaches, or that it will always be available. In addition, you agree that we will not be held responsible for any consequences to users that may result from technical problems of the internet, traffic congestion, slow connections, or overload of our or other servers, etc.

13.7 Except as expressly stated in our privacy policy, we do not make any representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, express or implied, as to the security of any information you may provide or activities you engage in during the course of your use of our site.

13.8 You are responsible for your interaction with other users. If you have a dispute with any other user of our website, we are not liable for any claims or damages arising out of or connected with such a dispute.

14. Limitations and Exclusions of Liability

14.1 Nothing in a contract under these terms and conditions will:

a) limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence.

b) limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

c) limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or

14.2 The limitation and exclusions of liability set out in this Section 14 and elsewhere in a contract under these terms and conditions:

a) are subject to Section 14.1; and

b) govern all liabilities arising under that contract or relating to the subject matter of that contract, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence)and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in that contract.

14.3 To the extent that our website and the information and services on our website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

14.4 we will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.

14.5 We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.

14.6 We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

15. Breaches of These Terms and Conditions

15.1 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may:

a) send you one or more formal warnings

b) temporarily suspend your access to our website

c) permanently prohibit you from accessing our website

d) block computers using your IP address from accessing our website

e) contact any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to our website

f) commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; or

g) suspend or delete your account on our website

15.2 Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our website or a part of our website, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking (including without limitation creating and using a different account).

16. Indemnity

You agree to keep us indemnified against any loss, damage, cost or liability incurred by us as a result of the breach of these Terms by you.

Any claims or legal proceedings brought or threatened against us as a result of your use of the Services.

17. Viruses

We will make all efforts to ensure that the Services of our website do not spread any viruses or other malicious code. However, we recommend you to ensure that your home computer must run an up-to-date anti-virus software, and you should regularly check all materials downloaded from the Services available on the internet, for the presence of any viruses or malicious code.

We are not liable for any sort for any damage or loss caused by viruses or other malicious code originating or contracted from the Services.

18. Counter-Notification

18.1 If you found that the material you posted was removed by mistake, you may send us a counter-notice. To be effective the counter-notification must be a written communication provided to our designated agent that includes substantially the following:

a) A physical or electronic signature of the subscriber.

b) Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled. Providing URLs in the body of an email is the best way to help us locate content quickly.

c) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner, by sending an email to us at [email protected].

We will take appropriate action as mandated under applicable laws including the Information Technology Act, 2000 (including the Rules / Guidelines framed thereunder). We will remove the Content upon receipt of an infringement claim if we believe in good faith that it is likely that the subject Content is infringing intellectual property right of any third party.

18.2 The subscriber’s name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that the subscriber consents to the jurisdiction for any judicial district in which the service provider may be found, and that the subscriber will accept service of process from the person who provided notification of infringement or an agent of such person.

19. Third Party Websites

While using our website, you may gain access to third party sites on the Internet through other computer links on the Site. These sites are not within the supervision or control of our website. Unless explicitly otherwise provided, the site makes any representation or warranty whatsoever about any third party site that is linked to the site or endorse the products or services offered on such site. The Site disclaim:

a) all responsibility and liability for content on third party websites and

b) any representations or warranties as to the security of any information (including, without limitation, credit card and other personal information) You might be requested to give any third party, and You hereby irrevocably waive any claim against the Site with respect to such sites and third-party content.

20. Disclaimer Regarding Content

Our website may contain facts, speculation, rumors, assumptions, and opinions. We cannot attest for the validity of any information on the site. Images published by us are either licensed or are believed to belong in the public domain.

Please contact us if you believe any images on the site are in violation of copyright law. We will gladly remove images believed to be in violation of copyright laws immediately.

21. Disclaimer of Warranties

21.1 We have no duty to take any action regarding:

a) which users gain access to the Service

b) what Content you access via the Services; or

c) how you may interpret or use the Content.

21.2 You release us from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired Content through the Services. We make no representations concerning any Content contained in or accessed through the Services, and we will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, or legality of material or Content contained in or accessed through the Services.

21.3 The services and content are provided “As Is”, “As Available” and without Warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied Warranties of Title, Non-Infringement, Merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, and any Warranties implied by any course of performance or usage of trade, all of which are expressly disclaimed. We and our directors, employees, agents, suppliers, partners and content providers do not warrant that:

a) The services will be secure or available at any particular time or location.

b) Any defects or errors will be corrected.

c) Any content or software available at or through the services if free of viruses or other harmful components; or

d) The results of using the services will meet your requirements. Your use of the services is solely at your own risk.

22. Law and Jurisdiction

22.1 A contract under these terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Indian law.

22.2 Any disputes relating to a contract under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive/non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Chandigarh, India.

23. Assignment

This User Agreement is personal to you and is not assignable, transferable or sub licensable by you except with our prior written consent. We may assign, transfer or delegate any of our rights and obligations hereunder without consent.

24. Severability

24.1 If a provision of a contract under these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.

24.2 If any unlawful and/ or unenforceable provision of a contract under these terms and conditions would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

25. Entire Agreement

Subject to Section 14.1, these terms and conditions, together with our privacy and cookies policy, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website and shall supersede all previous agreements between you and us in relation to your use of our website.

26. Our Details

26.1 This website is owned and operated by ScoopLane Media.

26.2 You can contact us by writing to the business address given above, by using our website contact form and by email to [email protected]