PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY AS THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS WHEN USING RENT4FREE.COM ("this Site").
1.1 This website, www.rent4free.com, (hereinafter referred to as "rent4free",“R4F”, “Site”) is owned, hosted and operated by Rent4Free Properties India Private Limited(herein referred to as the "Company", “We”, “Our”), a company incorporated in India under the Companies Act, 1956 and having its registered corporate office at Level 2, TVH Agnitio Park, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, OMR, Kandanchavady, Chennai 600 096
1.3 When you use this Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms. Please read these Terms carefully before you start to use our Site. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms, you must not use this Site. A reference to "you" or "your" is a reference to the user of this Site. "User" or "You" means any person who access or avail this site of the Company for the purpose of hosting, publishing, sharing, transacting, displaying or uploading information or views and includes other persons jointly participating in using the site of the Company.
1.4 Certain uses of this Site are prohibited and amount to a misuse of our systems and the Site. Please refer to clause 3 for further details.
1.5 We recommend that you print and keep a copy of these Terms; they are a legally binding agreement between you and us. We may change these Terms at our discretion by updating them on the Site. The then current version of these Terms will apply whenever you use this Site. Please check this page from time to time and take notice of any changes.
1.6 By accessing the Site or Service and/or by clicking "I agree", you agree to be bound by these Terms. You hereby represent and warrant to the Company that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age or above and are capable of entering, performing and adhering to these Terms and that you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. While individuals under the age of 18 may utilize the Service of the site, they shall do so only with the involvement & guidance of their parents and / or legal guardians, under such Parent /Legal guardian's registered account. You agree to register prior to uploading any content and / or comment and any other use or services of this site and provide your details including but not limited to complete name, age, email address, residential address and contact number.
2. OUR RIGHTS AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
2.1 The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in this Site (including all database rights, trademarks, service marks, trading names, text, graphics, code, files and links) belong to us or our licensor(s). All rights are reserved.
2.2 Subject to clause 3, you may download material from this Site for the sole purpose of using this Site. However, you must not copy, transmit, modify, republish, store (in whole or in part), frame, pass-off or link to any material or information on or downloaded from this Site without our prior written consent.
2.3 This Site contains advertisements and links to websites operated by third parties. We have no control over their individual content. We therefore make no warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any of the information appearing in relation to any linked websites. The links are for your convenience only. Rent4Free.com do not endorse any advertiser or any of its products. Any of your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on our site, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that we shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers or advertisement on out site. If you decide to access any third party website linked from this Site, you do so at your own risk.
2.5 Any verification conducted by the company shall be limited to the capture, by an employee or agent of rent4free.com, of photographs of the property that is the subject matter of a listing or advertisement. The photographs are then listed on the Website and are available for viewing by all persons who visit the specific pages associated with a verified listing. Please be aware that the photographs are specific to a particular time and that what you see in them may have subsequently been altered. We do not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the photographs or for keeping the photographs updated. The photographs are intended only as a preliminary visual guide to the wording of the listing and it shall be entirely your responsibility to visit, view and determine the suitability (for your needs) of any property listed on the Website prior to entering into any transaction with respect to the same
2.6 All copyright and/or know-how and/or any other related intellectual property rights to the Company shall become and remain the sole and exclusive property of the Company and the User shall have no claims to the same. In the event the User has contributed any content to Site in any manner whatsoever, all intellectual property rights to the same shall become the absolute property of the Company, including all intellectual property rights and the User shall have no right or claim over the same, in any manner whatsoever. In the event that the User during the term of his Agreement or any time thereafter, uses such intellectual property in any other website or related activity, the same shall be considered as an infringement of the intellectual property rights of the Company and the Company shall have the right to take recourse to whatever legal remedial action is required, in the given facts and circumstances, the costs and peril of which will lie at the end of the User.
2.7 We reserves the right to verify the authenticity of Content posted on the site. In exercising this right, Company may ask you to provide any documentary or other form of evidence supporting the Content you post on the site. If you fail to produce such evidence within prescribed time, Company may, in its sole discretion, terminate your Membership and delete the content from the site.
2.8 The Company may at its sole discretion and without assigning any reason whatsoever at any time deactivate or/and suspend the User’s access to this Site and/or the Services (as the case may be) without notice to carry out system maintenance or/and upgrading or/and testing or/and repairs or/and other related work. Without prejudice to any other provisions of this Agreement, the Company shall not be liable for any loss or/and damage or/and costs or/and expense that the User may suffer or incur, and no fees or/and charges payable by the User to the Company shall be deducted or refunded or rebated, as a result of such deactivation or/and suspension
3. YOUR OBLIGATIONS AND CONDUCT
3.1 You accept that you are solely responsible for ensuring that your computer system meets all relevant technical specification necessary to use this Site and that your computer system is compatible with this Site.
3.2 You must not misuse our system or this Site. In particular, you must not hack into, circumvent security or otherwise disrupt the operation of our system and this Site, or attempt to carry out any of the foregoing. This includes introducing viruses, Trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is or could be malicious or technologically harmful.
3.3 You must not use or attempt to use any automated program (including, without limitation, any spider or other web crawler) to access our system or this Site, or to search, display or obtain links to any part of this Site, other than the home page atwww.rent4free.com, unless the automated program identifies itself uniquely in the User Agent field and is fully compliant with the Robots Exclusion Protocol (a "Permitted Program"). Any such use or attempted use of an automated program (other than a Permitted Program) shall be a misuse of our system and this Site. Obtaining access to any part of our system or this Site by means of any such automated programs (other than a Permitted Program) is strictly unauthorised.
3.4 You must not include links to this Site in any other Site without our prior written consent. In particular (but without limiting the foregoing) you must not include in any other Site any "deep link" to any page on this Site. You may link to our home page atwww.rent4free.com provided that you do so in a way that does not (in our reasonable opinion) damage our reputation or expose us to risk. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice and without giving a reason.
3.5 You must not upload or use inappropriate or offensive language or content or solicit any commercial services in any communication, form or email you send or submit, from or to the Site.
3.6 Whenever you make use of features that allow you to upload content to our Site, or to make contact with other users via our Site, you must comply with the content standards set out in these Terms. Please see clause 4 below. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with the standards mentioned in clause 4 and you will be liable to us and indemnify us against any breach of this warranty.
3.7 The User / subscriber / visitor to rent4free.com or affiliated site(s) is prohibited from uploading, posting, transmitting, updating or sharing: any information that:
belongs to another person and to which the user does not have any right to;
is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever;harm minors in any way;
infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;
violates any law for the time being in force;
deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature;
impersonate another person;
contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource;
threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognisable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation.
3.8 User of the website agrees to indemnify and keep the Company indemnified from any wrong/false data entered into and hereby warrants and covenants that all data entered into the website is true and correct and belongs exclusively to him and not to any other third party
4.1 To receive details of properties on this Site, you must submit a completed registration form to us. At our discretion, we may refuse your application for registration. If we accept your application for registration, we will confirm this by sending you an email containing your account ID.
4.2 Each registration is for a single user only. You must not share your username and password with any other person or with multiple users on a network.
4.3 You undertake that all information provided by you for the purposes of registering with us is accurate and complete.
4.4 You shall keep confidential and not disclose to any person your password and user identification and all activities and transmission performed by you through his user identification. You shall immediately notify the Company of any un-authorized use of the User's account or any other breach of security known to the User. You shall promptly make the payment to the Company towards the Subscription Fees if applicable as and when it becomes payable.
4.5 By using our Services and providing us with your contact information, you agree that we can send you communications about our Services. By using our Services or by filling out any forms/agreements on or through the Services, providing us with information or making an inquiry, you acknowledge that we have an established business relationship with you and you expressly consent to being contacted by us or our service providers, whether by phone, mobile phone, text (SMS), email, postal mail or otherwise. From time to time, when you call us we may wish to record those phone calls for quality assurance and customer satisfaction purposes. In those jurisdictions where consent is required in order for a party to record any telephone call, you consent for us to record your call when you call us.
5.1 We reserve the right to terminate users from this Site and/or restrict or disable their access or use of any or all elements of our services, on a permanent or temporary basis at our sole discretion. Any such user shall be notified and must not then attempt to use this Site under any other name or through any other user.
6.1 Whilst we endeavour to ensure that any material available for downloading from this Site is not contaminated in any way, we do not warrant that such material will be free from infection, viruses and/or similar code.
6.2 We disclaim all warranties express or implied, including implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement and any warranties arising out of the course of dealing or usage of trade
6.3 Due to the nature of software and the internet, we do not warrant that your access to, or the running of, this Site will be uninterrupted or error free. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Site without notice. We shall not be liable if we cannot process your details due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
6.4 The information provided on this Site is for general interest only and does not constitute specific advice.
6.5 We make no warranties or representations that the property information on this is Site is correct, accurate or up-to-date.
6.6 We make no warranty or guarantee that the Site or information available over it complies with laws other than those of India.
6.7 To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our Site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
7.1 We will not be liable for any failures due to software or Internet errors or unavailability, or any other circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
7.2 We do not accept any liability for loss of your password or account ID caused by a breakdown, error, loss of power or otherwise caused by or to your computer system.
7.3 We may put in place such systems as we from time to time see fit to prevent automated programs being used to obtain unauthorised access to our system and this Site. You are not permitted to use automated programs for such purposes and any such use or attempted use by you of such automated programs is at your own risk. We shall not be liable to you for any consequences arising out of or in connection with any such use or attempted use of automated programs to obtain unauthorised access to our system or this Site.
7.4 We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), and breach of statutory duty or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
Use of, or inability to use, our Site; or
Use of or reliance on any content or information displayed on our Site.
7.5 If you are a business we shall not be liable to you for:
any indirect, consequential, special or punitive loss, damage, costs and expenses;
loss of profit;
loss of business;
loss of reputation;
depletion of goodwill; or
loss of, damage to or corruption of data.
7.6 If you are a consumer, please note that we only our Site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our Site for any commercial or business purposes and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption or loss of business opportunity.
7.7 We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial of service attack or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programmes, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Site or to your downloading of any content on it, or any website linked to it.
7.8 When you use the "contact forms" on this Site to enquire about a property, your details (including your email address) will be sent directly to the landlord or developer marketing the property or properties that you are enquiring about. We do not accept any liability for any subsequent communications that you receive directly from that landlord or developer.
7.9 The Company takes no responsibility/liability whatsoever for shortage or non-fulfilment of the service/s on rent4free.com or any other related site due to or arising out of technical failure or/and malfunctioning or/and otherwise and the User hereby undertakes that in such situation/s, the User shall not claim any right/damages/ relief, etc. against the Company for “Deficiency of service” under The Consumer Protection Act or any other Act/Rules, etc.
7.10 The Company shall not be liable for any and all costs, charges, expenses, etc. incurred in relation to the downloading fees by third party, airtime, ISP connection costs, etc., of which are to be borne by the user personally.
7.11 The Company shall not be responsible for any malfunctioning, non-functioning of the mobile phone or any other application, and or any damage, loss, either direct or indirect arising out of the use of our mobile application on your mobile phone.
9.1 The failure of the Company to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms & Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms & Conditions is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms & Conditions shall remain in full force and effect
10. APPILICABLE LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
10.1 The membership is deemed to have been entered into at Chennai, India and the laws of India will govern the membership. Disputes arising out of or in any way affecting the membership including interpretation of any of the terms are to be referred to arbitration under the Indian Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 at Chennai before a sole Arbitrator.
11. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS & CONDITIONS
14.1 All notices shall be given to us, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to our address provided at the beginning of these Terms.
14.2 If you have registered to use our services then we may serve a notice on you by email at the email address provided to us at the point of registration.
14.3 All notices sent by email will be deemed to have been received on the day that they are sent or, if sent on a national holiday in India or on a Saturday or Sunday, the next working day following the day on which the email was sent. All notices sent by post will be deemed to have been received 7 working days after the date of posting.