Terms and conditions
Welcome to the mobile phone application, “apptech1" (“Application”). The content of the Application is the property of SILVERLINE APPTECH (the “Company”). The Company is in the business of providing personal assistance to users through a technology based interface connecting experts/sellers and consumers of products and services via the Application or on any other media format or channel for the purpose of carrying out the business of the Company (the “Services”).
Your Account and Registration
1 You will be required to register on the Application and create an account prior to the completion of any transaction on the Application.
2 Use of the Application is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under Indian Contract Act, 1872. Persons who are "incompetent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 including minors, un-discharged insolvents etc. are not eligible to use the Application. You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old and all information you submit is true, accurate and complete while registering the account on Application. If you are a minor i.e. under the age of 18 years, you shall not register as a user of the Application and shall not transact on or use the Application. As a minor if you wish to use or transact on the Application, such use or transaction may be made by your legal guardian or parents. The Company reserves the right to terminate your membership and / or refuse to provide you with access to the Application if it is brought to the Company's notice or if it is discovered that you are under the age of 18 years. You must keep your account details up-to-date at all times including through provision of a valid and working email address. You will be responsible for all activities that occur under your account. You may not sell or otherwise transfer your Application account to another person or entity.
3 To register onto the Application you will have to provide your Personal Information (being such information that identifies, relates to or describes you, or which is capable of being associated with you) including your mobile number and email address.
4 Registration is only a one time process and if you have previously registered, you shall login /sign in to your registered account using your phone number.
5 One time subscription charge is Rs.98/- on the Application for all users. The Company reserves the right to change the fee policy applicable to such paid subscription. Changes to the fee policy will be posted on the Application and such changes shall become effective immediately after they are posted on the Application.
1 You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting and preventing unauthorized access to your account. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.
2. You can access and update account details on the Application. You shall ensure that the account details provided to the Application are correct and complete at all times. The Application reserves the right to refuse access to the Application, terminate accounts, remove or edit content at any time without notice to you.
3. The Company will endeavor to ensure that access to and availability of the Application remains uninterrupted and error free. However, access to the Application may occasionally be suspended or restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance, or for the introduction of new facilities and services.
4. The Company provides users access to discussion or chat with experts. The Application may therefore contain User Generated Content (“UGC”) which we do not pre-screen and which contains views that may be opinions of users and also of experts. These views do not represent our views, opinions, beliefs, morals or values. We will do our best to monitor, edit or remove such UGC where we consider it appropriate or necessary to do so. We cannot promise that the content in or on the Application is accurate, complete or updated, that it will not offend or upset any person or that it does not infringe the intellectual property rights of third parties.
Limited Licence for Access
The Company grants you a limited licence to access and make personal use of the Application, but not to download (other than page caching) or to modify it (or any portion thereof), except with prior written consent of the Company and / or its affiliates, as may be applicable.
2. This licence does not include any resale or commercial use of the Application or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices, any derivative use of the Application or its contents, any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another seller, or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
3. The Application or any portion thereof (including but not limited to any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information) may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, distributed or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the prior written consent of the Company and / or its affiliates, as may be applicable.
4. You will not frame or use framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of the Company and its affiliates without their prior written consent. You will not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing the Company’s or its affiliates' names or trademarks without the prior written consent of the Company and / or its affiliates, as may be applicable. Any unauthorized use will terminate the permission or license granted by the Company and / or its affiliates, as may be applicable.
5. You have been granted a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of the Application as long as the link does not portray the Company, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive manner. You will not use any logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark of the Company/ Application as part of the link without prior written consent of the Company and / or its affiliates, as may be applicable.
6. You shall not use the Application in any way that causes, or may be likely to cause damage or impairment to the Application or in any manner harms the Company or any other person or entity (as determined by the Company in its sole discretion) or interrupt free access to it in any way. You are solely responsible for the UGC that you post on the Application. Please therefore choose carefully the information that you post on the Application. You shall not use the Application to host, display, upload, post, submit, distribute, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that:
a. belongs to another person and to which you do not have any right;
b. 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;
c. harms minors in any way;
d. infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;
e. infringes upon any third party’s right of privacy, personality or endorsement;
g. advertises or promotes anything including personal or commercial sites/applications.
h. deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature;
i. impersonates another person;contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of the Application and/or the Services or any connected network or any computer resource, or otherwise interferes with any entity’s use or enjoyment of the Application and/or the Services;
j. and 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 cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insults any other nation.
This is a non-exhaustive list which should be used as a guide on what you must not post on the Application or transmit to other users.
7. You will not engage in any form of antisocial, disrupting, or destructive acts, including "flaming," "spamming," "flooding," "trolling," "phishing" and "griefing" as those terms are commonly understood and used on the internet.
8. You will not delete or modify any content of the Application and/or Services including but not limited to, legal notices, disclaimers or proprietary notices such as copyright or trademark symbols, logos, that you do not own or have express permission to modify.
Platform for Transaction and Communication
1. The Application is a platform that users utilize to meet and interact with our experts and suppliers or Sellers (as defined below) for their requirements. The Company is not and cannot be a party to or control in any manner any transaction between the Application's users and suppliers/Sellers.
2. All commercial/contractual terms are offered by and agreed to between you and the sellers of the products and services (“Seller/s”) alone. The commercial/contractual terms include without limitation, price, shipping costs, payment methods, payment terms, date, period and mode of delivery, warranties related to products and services and after sales services related to products and services. The Company does not have any control or does not determine or advise or in any way involve itself in the offering or acceptance of such commercial/contractual terms between you and the Sellers. Once you agree to purchase a product or avail a service from a Seller, you also agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of use, of the Seller. All transactions between you and the Seller will be governed by the terms and conditions of the Seller.
3. The Company does not make any representation or Warranty as to specifics (such as quality, value, saleability, etc) of the products or services proposed to be sold or offered to be sold or purchased on the Application. The Company does not implicitly or explicitly support or endorse the sale or purchase of any products or services on the Application. The Company accepts no liability for any errors or omissions, whether on behalf of itself or third parties.
4. The Company is not responsible for any non-performance or breach of any contract entered into between you and the Sellers. The Company cannot and does not guarantee that you and/or the Sellers will perform any transaction concluded on the Application. The Company shall not and is not required to mediate or resolve any dispute or disagreement between you and the Sellers.
5. You are advised to independently verify the bona fides of any particular Seller that you choose to deal with on the Application and use your best judgment in that behalf.
6. The Company does not at any point of time during any transaction between you and the Seller on the Application gain title to or have any rights or claims over the products or services offered by the Seller to you. The Company is not responsible for unsatisfactory or delayed performance of services or damages or delays as a result of products which are out of stock, unavailable or back ordered.
7. It is agreed that the contract for sale of any of the products or services shall be a strictly bipartite contract between the Seller and you.
8. You shall independently agree upon the manner and terms and conditions of delivery, payment, insurance etc. with the Seller(s) that you transact with. Pricing on any product(s) as is reflected on the Application may due to some technical issue, typographical error or product information published by the Seller be incorrectly reflected and in such an event the Seller reserves the right to refuse sale of the item(s).
9. The Company does not claim any ownership rights in the text, files, images including photos, videos, sounds, musical works or any UGC that you submit, submit or publish on the Application. After posting any UGC on the Application, you continue to own the rights that you may have in that UGC, subject to the limited license set out here.
You may cancel your order anytime of placing the order by cancelling through the application or intimating by chat as the booking channel requires. In such a case the Seller will refund any payments already made by you for the order, based on the seller’s refund policy. If we suspect any fraudulent transaction by you or any transaction which violates the terms and conditions of using the Application, we, at our sole discretion, reserve the right to initiate cancellation of such orders.
Pricing and Product Availability
1. The Company will display on the Application, information on price and availability of the products and services sold, wherever specific Sellers are mapped and are available. Although prices of most of the products and services do not fluctuate on a daily basis, prices of some commodities may change on a daily basis. For any order, the price shall be the price prevailing at the date on which the order is placed. The prices listed on the Application are not negotiable.
2. Despite the best efforts of the Company, such information on the price and availability of products or services may be inaccurately displayed on the Application. The Company reserves the right to correct any and all errors when they do occur and the Company does not honor inaccurate or erroneous prices. The prices on the Application are also subject to change without notice.
The Company offers multiple payment options to you on the Application:
Online Payment: You can make online payments using your credit card or debit card or through net banking (RTGS/NEFT/IMPS);
1. Any delivery or pick up timings of items are based on service shall be as per the Seller’s internal policy and the Company shall not, at any time, be responsible for dispatch, delivery or shipping of any products or services.
2. In the event that your order cannot be delivered on account of a mistake by you (i.e. wrong name or address or any other wrong information) any extra cost incurred by the Company for re-delivery shall be claimed from you.
Usage of promo code by the Company
1. The Company has the right to refuse the usage of any promo code at any point of time. Promo codes which have expired cannot be used on the Application.
2. The Company can at any time ask you for the proof of having received the promo code.
3. Promo codes can be used only on specific orders as deemed fit by the Company.
4. Promo codes, at the Company's discretion, are applicable on certain items, on specific orders, or on specific dates and occasions.
5. Promo codes cannot be clubbed with any other special offer running on the Application.
6. For a payment received after the expiry of the promo code the discount will not be applicable on that order.
The following terms and conditions provide for the nature and scope of “apptech1 Reward Points” and limitations and exclusions on the liability of SILVERLINE APPTECH (“Company”) with respect to the same
1. “apptech1 Application” shall mean shall mean the Mobile phone application, apptech1.com which provides personal assistance to users through a technology based interface connecting experts/sellers and consumers of products and services.
2. “Customer” shall mean a person who has an account on the apptech1 Application.
3. “apptech1 Reward Points” shall mean such amount credited as loyalty points earned into the Customer’s account, for specific activities on the apptech1 app as per the terms of the specific offer available from time to time.
1. Customers can accrue apptech1 Reward Points through a completed transaction on apptech1 Application for purchase of services paid by credit/debit card, net banking, paytm wallet, or online payment.
2. The Company may in its sole and absolute discretion provide additional criteria for accrual of apptech1 Reward Points from time to time.
3. The Company may change any of the terms and conditions herein at any time without notice to the Customer. It is the responsibility of the Customer to read these terms and conditions from time to time.
apptech1 Reward Points terms of Accrual
1. apptech1 Reward Points will be credited within 48 hours once a transaction is complete.
2. apptech1 Reward Points will not be credited in the Customer’s account in case such Customer decides to cancel the services availed through the apptech1 Application.
Copyright and Database Rights
1. All content included on the Application, such as photographs, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images and software, is the exclusive property of the Company, its affiliates or its content suppliers.
2. The compilation of all content on the Application is the exclusive property of the Company.
3. All software used on the Application is the property of the Company or its software suppliers. You shall not systematically extract and/or re-utilize parts of the contents of the Application without the Company’s express written consent. In particular, you shall not utilize any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools to extract (either once or a number of times) for re-utilization of any substantial parts of the Application, without the Company’s prior and express written consent.
4. You shall not create and/or publish your own database that features substantial parts of the Application (e.g. prices and product listings) without the Company’s express written consent. Your personal and non-commercial use of the Application shall be subjected to the following restriction (i) you may not modify any content of the Application, including but not limited to, any public display, description, performance, sale, rental, pricing of the product; (ii) you may not decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble the content, or (iii) remove any copyright, trademark registration, or other proprietary notices from the content. You further agree not to access or use the Application in any manner that may be harmful to the operation of the Application or its content.
“apptech1” and it’s logo and other marks indicated on the Application are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Company in the Indian jurisdictions. All other trademarks not owned by the Company that appear on the Application are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by the Company.
1. Visiting the Application or sending emails to the Company constitutes electronic communication by you with the Company. The Company communicates with you by email or by posting notices on the Application. For contractual purposes, you consent to receive communications from the Company electronically and agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that are provided to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement stipulating that those communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.
2. You understand that once you register on the Application, you will receive short message service (“SMS”) messages and calls from the Company on your registered mobile number. These messages could relate to your registration, or any updates and promotions that are undertaken by the Company. Please note that the Company will call or send these SMS messages only to the registered mobile number or such other number that you may designate for any particular purpose.
2. The Company shall have the right to indefinitely suspend or block access to your membership on the Application and/or refuse to provide you access to the Application:
4. Upon suspension or termination, your right to avail the Services on the Application shall immediately cease and the Company reserves the right to remove or delete information regarding you that is available with the Company, including but not limited to login, account information and information posted by you.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction