Welcome, and thank you for using Jarios.com and/or other Jarios services and apps! When you use our products and services, you're agreeing to our terms, so please take a few minutes to read over the User Agreement below.
Note: You are entering into a legally binding agreement.
Last revised on September 24, 2014
We are a social influence network and online platform for all people – for their Self in business, workplace, social and personal engagements with others.
The mission of Jarios is to help people across the world get better responses and actions from others in their inter-personal engagements – in business, workplace, social, and personal. To achieve our mission, we make services available through our websites, mobile applications, and developer platforms, to help you get the responsiveness and actions you want from the people with who you engage, work more effectively and productively with each other, make better people judgments, find the people who are right for you, to right wrongs, address inter-personal imbalances and divergent self-interests, and influence the decisions and actions, performance, behavior, and accountability, of others, in your inter-personal engagements.
1.2. Scope and Intent
When you use Jarios's services and apps, you are entering into a legal agreement and you agree to all of these terms.
are also collectively referred to as Jarios’s “Terms of Service.”
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2. Your Obligations
2.1. Applicable laws and this Agreement
Some promises you make to us in this Agreement:
You will follow Jarios’s rules and the law.
You must comply with all applicable rules 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 and related webpages:
2.2. License and warranty for your submissions to Jarios
You still own what you own, but you grant us a license to the content and/or information you provide us.
As between you and Jarios, you own the content and information you provide Jarios 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. You do NOT own the content and information that is about you that is provided by other Members of Jarios Service. Additionally, you grant Jarios a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sublicense able, 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 Jarios, including, but not limited to, any user generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques and/or data to the services, you submit to Jarios, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third parties.
We will respect the choices you make about who gets to see your information and content.
Pursuant to this license, Jarios may grant other Members and/or Visitors access and share rights to your content and information in accordance with this Agreement, your settings, your User-Generated-Content (UGC), and your associations or your engagements with other Members. With respect to your Inter-Personal content, Jarios may grant other Members and/or Visitors access and share rights to your content contributions, submissions, commentaries, viewpoints, and characterizations. You may choose to make your content (content specifically owned by you) available to Members and Visitors or Audiences as per your choice.
You promise to only provide us information and content that you have the right to give us, you promise that your Jarios profile will be truthful, and you promise that your user-generated-content will be truthful
Any content or information you submit to us is at your own risk of loss, consequences, or damages. By providing content or information to us, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to submit it and that it is not confidential and not in violation of any law, contractual restrictions or other third party rights (including any intellectual property rights).
It is your responsibility to keep your Jarios profile information accurate and updated. It is your responsibility to keep your user-generated-content (UGC) and inter-personal communications, as honest and truthful as possible.
2.3. Service Eligibility
You are eligible to enter into this contract and you are at least our “Minimum Age.”, and you are a citizen of an “Eligible Country”
The information you provide is truthful.
To be eligible to use the Services, 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 Jarios account, (3) are not a competitor of Jarios or are not using the Services for reasons that are in competition with Jarios; (4) will only maintain one Jarios account at any given time; (5) will use your real name and only provide accurate information to Jarios; (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 Jarios 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, and (9) are a bonafide citizen of an “Eligible Country” (defined below)
“Eligible Country” means (a) India, (b) NorthAmerica - United States, Canada, (b) EU nation (c) NorthAsia – Japan, SouthKorea etc, (d) LATAM nations, (e) ASEAN nations (f) Africa nations (g) MidEast – all nations except Israel (h) PacRim. Ineligible Countries to lawfully provide the Services to you include China, N.Korea, Israel.
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 Services.
The profile you create on Jarios will become part of Jarios and except for the content and information that you license to us, is owned by Jarios. 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 Jarios account to another party; and (5) not charge anyone for access to any portion of Jarios, 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 Jarios account, please visit Jarios’s Help Center
, or the applicable Jarios settings.
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, personal or inter-personal, 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 Jarios.
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 we offer for a fee, either on a one-time, transaction or subscription basis (“Premium Services”), you agree to Jarios 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. Jarios 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 here
. Jarios’s refund policy is explained here
. We do not guarantee refunds for lack of usage or dissatisfaction. You also acknowledge that Jarios’s Premium Services are subject to this Agreement and any additional terms related to the provision of the Premium Service. Additionally, if you require a printed invoice for your transaction with us, you may access it through your Jarios account settings under “Purchase History
” or, related invoices, request one by contacting our Customer Support.
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 our websites, 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, Jarios 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 Jarios to an email address associated with your account, even if we have other contact information. You also agree that Jarios may communicate with you through your Jarios account or through other means including email, mobile number, telephone, or delivery services including the postal service about your Jarios account or services associated with Jarios. Please review your Jarios.com
settings to control and limit what kind of messages you receive from us. 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 Services.
2.9. Jarios Applications
This Agreement applies to mobile applications as well. Also, you agree certain additional information can be shared with us.
Jarios may offer the Services through applications built using Jarios’s platform (“Jarios Applications”). Examples of Jarios Applications include its smart phone applications (e.g. Jarios for Android), and Jarios’s “Share” buttons and other interactive plugins distributed on websites across the web. Jarios Applications are distinct from third party Platform Applications addressed in Section 4.2. If you use a Jarios 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 Jarios plugins that load in your browser may be communicated to us. Further, by importing any of your Jarios data through the Jarios 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 Jarios 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 Jarios 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 Communications and Sharing (Jarios Social-Influence-Groups, Followings, Updates, Entity, etc.)
When you share information, others can see, copy and use that information.
Jarios offers various shared space, forums, messaging such as Jarios Social Influence Groups, Engagements, Graphs, and Network Updates, where you can post your observations and comments on designated peoples, subjects, topics, concerns, issues etc. Jarios also enables sharing of information and inter-personal information by allowing Members to post updates, including links to content and other inter-personal information such as conduct, behaviors, actions, performance, accountability, characterizations, and other content to their profile and other Services, such as Jarios Graphs, Social Influence Groups and Jarios Entity Pages. Jarios members can create Jarios Social-Influence Groups and Entity for free, however, Jarios, in its sole discretion, may close or transfer Jarios Influence Groups or Entity, or remove content from them or from anywhere on the Services if the content violates this Agreement or others’ intellectual property rights. Please note that ideas you post and information and inter-personal information you share may be seen and used by other Members or, if public, by Visitors (note also that some content you post on Jarios may be publicly visible unless you restrict it to a private audience as a premium subscriber), and Jarios cannot guarantee that other Members will or will not use the ideas and information that you share on Jarios, nor the manner of use. Therefore, if you have an idea, view, opinion 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 Jarios Social-Group, into your Network Updates, or elsewhere on Jarios. JARIOS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANOTHER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU POST ON JARIOS, OR OTHER”S POST ABOUT YOU ON JARIOS.
2.12. Export Control
You won’t break export laws.
Your use of Jarios services, including our software, is subject to export and re-exports control laws and regulations, maintained by the Government 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.
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2.13. Contributions to Jarios
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 suggestions or other feedback regarding our Services ("Contributions") in any way to Jarios, you acknowledge and agree that: (a) your Contributions do not contain confidential or proprietary information; (b) Jarios is not under any obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the Contributions; (c) Jarios 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) Jarios may have something similar to the Contributions already under consideration or in development; (e) you irrevocably non-exclusively license to Jarios rights to exploit your Contributions; and (f) you are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind from Jarios under any circumstances.
3. Your Rights
3.1 If you follow this agreement, we grant you a limited right to use Jarios.
You will only access and use Jarios 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 Section 10, 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 Jarios authorized application (but not through web-scraping, crawling or other technology or software used to access data, without the express written consent of Jarios or its or its affiliates, or its Members), to view content and information and otherwise use the Services, to the extent intended and permitted by the functionality thereof, the Members’ settings and your engagements and associations with them, in accordance with this Agreement.
Any other use of Jarios contrary to our mission, cause, and purpose (such as seeking to misuse or leverage User Generated Content (UGC) for any other non-Jarios purpose, using the Service to malign, disadvantage, and harm someone you do not know or have never engaged with or who has no impact on you, or to use information gathered from Jarios commercially unless expressly authorized by Jarios) 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 Jarios and all related items, including any and all copies made of the Jarios websites.
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3.2. If you use this Service, you have the right to Conditional-Social-Rights
You will only avail to rights in Jarios in the way the Jarios Service and functions allow 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 Section 10, we grant you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive, nonassignable, socially-changeable, conditional Set of Rights : rights-to-self-defense, right-to-self-protection, rights-to-challenge, rights-to-freedom-of-expression, rights-to-offend, rights-to-be-forgotten, rights-to-be-hidden, using the methods and functions available within Jarios with regards to the inter-personal social interactions, engagements, and situations with other Jarios Members, UserGeneratedContent (UGC), Visitors, and Non-Members.
You acknowledge, consent, and agree that all Jarios Members may also have the same reciprocal socially-changeable conditional Set-of-Rights as yourself.
If you believe that another Member of the Service has or is acting contrary to this Agreement under any mandatory law, you are entitled, obligated, and agree to provide us with detailed and substantiated explanation of your reasons, and beliefs, 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.
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 content.
For as long as Jarios continues to offer the Services, Jarios shall provide and seek to update, improve and expand the Services. As a result, we allow you to access Jarios 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 Jarios, 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 Jarios or by direct communication to you unless otherwise noted.
We may not keep showing the content or information you provide to us.
Jarios further reserves the right to withhold, remove or discard any content available as part of your account, with or without notice if deemed by Jarios to be contrary to this Agreement. For avoidance of doubt, Jarios has no obligation to store, maintain or provide you a copy of any content that you or other Members provide when using the Services. Jarios may be required by local laws to remove certain information or content and so that information or content may not be available on our Service in those countries.
4.2. Third Party Content, Sites and Developers
Your access of other Members’ and third parties’ content and information posted on the Services is at your own risk.
By using the Services, you may be exposed to other Members’ or third party content or information that might be inaccurate, incomplete, delayed, misleading, illegal, offensive or otherwise harmful. Except for certain limited circumstances, such as where legally required, we generally do not review or filter such content. You agree and acknowledge that we are not responsible for other Members’ or third party content or information or for any damage of any kind incurred as result of your reliance thereon.
Third parties may offer their own products and services through Jarios, and we are not responsible for these third-party activities.
4.3. Disclosure of User Information
4.4. Connections, Activities, Engagements, and Interactions with other Members
We have the right to limit, and restrict the connections, content, engagements, and interactions on the Services.
You are solely responsible for your content and inter-personal content (commentary, contributions, characterization), engagements, and interactions with other Members. Jarios may limit the number of connections or associations, user-generated-content, you may have to other Members, and may, in certain circumstances, prohibit you from contacting other Member Users through use of the Services or otherwise limit your use of the Services. Jarios reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes, conflicts, abuses, or issues, between you and other members and to limit, restrict, suspend, or close your account if Jarios determines, in our sole discretion, that doing so is necessary to enforce this Agreement. Additionally Jarios reserves the right, but not the obligation to monitor your content, and to alter, change the visibility, modify, black-out, delete, flag or label, your content or inter-personal content, if Jarios determines, in our sole discretion, that doing so is necessary to enforce this Agreement, guard and protect against unjust content, unjust actions and unjust behaviors, unjust laws, unjust authority, unjust peoples, and to right wrongs done through use of the Service.
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4.5. Intellectual Property Notices
We are providing you notice about our intellectual property rights.
The Services include the copyrights and Intellectual property rights of Jarios and except for the limited license granted to you in Section 3, Jarios reserves all of its intellectual property rights in the Services. Jarios and Jarios logos and other Jarios trademarks, service marks, graphics, and logos used in connection with Jarios are trademarks or registered trademarks of Jarios or Jarios affiliates in India, and/or other countries. Other trademarks and logos used in connection with Jarios 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.
We disclaim any legal liability for the quality, safety, or reliability of Jarios.
SOME COUNTRIES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED TERMS IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS AND AS A RESULT THE CONTENTS OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. DO NOT RELY ON JARIOS OR ITS SUPPLIERS, ANY INFORMATION THEREIN, OR ITS CONTINUATION. WE PROVIDE THE PLATFORM FOR JARIOS AND ALL INFORMATION AND SERVICES ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. JARIOS DOES NOT CONTROL OR VET USER GENERATED CONTENT (UGC) FOR ACCURACY. WE DO NOT PROVIDE ANY EXPRESS WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, JARIOS AND ITS SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, ACCURACY OF DATA, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED OR HARMED BY JARIOS OR ANYTHING RELATED TO JARIOS, YOU MAY CLOSE YOUR JARIOS ACCOUNT AND TERMINATE THIS AGREEMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 7 (“TERMINATION”) AND SUCH TERMINATION SHALL BE YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY. JARIOS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES FOR THE DELIVERY OF ANY MESSAGES (SUCH AS COMMENTARY, J-MESSAGES, POSTING OF ANSWERS OR TRANSMISSION OF ANY OTHER USER GENERATED CONTENT) SENT THROUGH JARIOS TO ANYONE. IN ADDITION, WE NEITHER WARRANT NOR REPRESENT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES. ANY MATERIAL, SERVICE, OR TECHNOLOGY DESCRIBED OR USED ON OUR WEBSITES MAY BE SUBJECT TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OWNED BY THIRD PARTIES WHO HAVE LICENSED SUCH MATERIAL, SERVICE, OR TECHNOLOGY TO US. JARIOS DOES NOT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO VERIFY THE IDENTITY OF THE PERSONS SUBSCRIBING TO ITS SERVICES, NOR DOES IT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO MONITOR THE USE OF ITS SERVICES BY OTHER USERS OF THE COMMUNITY; THEREFORE, JARIOS DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR IDENTITY THEFT OR ANY OTHER MISUSE OF YOUR IDENTITY OR INFORMATION BY OTHERS. JARIOS DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE SERVICES IT PROVIDES WILL FUNCTION WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR ERRORS IN FUNCTIONING. IN PARTICULAR, THE OPERATION OF THE SERVICES MAY BE INTERRUPTED DUE TO MAINTENANCE, UPDATES, OR SYSTEM OR NETWORK FAILURES. JARIOS DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY SUCH INTERRUPTION OR ERRORS IN FUNCTIONING. FURTHERMORE, JARIOS DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY MALFUNCTIONING, IMPOSSIBILITY OF ACCESS, OR POOR USE CONDITIONS OF THE JARIOS SITES DUE TO INAPPROPRIATE EQUIPMENT, DISTURBANCES RELATED TO INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS, TO THE SATURATION OF THE INTERNET NETWORK, AND FOR ANY OTHER REASON.
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6. Limitation of Liability
We are trying to limit any legal liability we may have to you.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. SOME COUNTRIES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS AND AS A RESULT THE CONTENTS OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. Neither Jarios nor any of our subsidiaries, affiliated companies, suppliers, employees, shareholders, or directors (“Jarios Affiliates”) shall be cumulatively liable for (a) any damages in excess of five times the most recent monthly fee that you paid for a Premium Service, if any, or US $100, whichever amount is greater, or (b) any special, incidental, indirect, punitive or consequential damages or loss of use, profit, revenue or data to you or any third person arising from your use of the Services, or (c) any Platform Applications or any of the content or other materials on, accessed through or downloaded from Jarios This limitation of liability is part of the basis of the bargain between the parties and without it the terms and prices charged would be different. This limitation of liability shall:
- Apply regardless of whether (1) you base your claim on contract, tort, statute or any other legal theory, (2) we knew or should have known about the possibility of such damages, or (3) the limited remedies provided in this section fail of their essential purpose; and
- Not apply to any damage that Jarios may cause you intentionally or knowingly in violation of this Agreement or applicable law, or as otherwise mandated by applicable law that cannot be disclaimed in this Agreement.
- Not apply if you have entered into a separate agreement to purchase Premium Services with a separate Limitation of Liability provision that supersedes this section in relation to those Premium Services.
We are trying to limit any legal liability others may have to you, and that you may have on others.
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. SOME COUNTRIES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS AND AS A RESULT THE CONTENTS OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
You acknowledge, consent and agree that you will relinquish any rights to hold any other User Members of the Service legally liable for their User-Generated-Content (UGC) which may include commentary, characterizations, submissions regarding yourself or others, unless required to do so by local law. Your sole and exclusive remedy to any and all User-Generated-Content by any other Member, shall be your counter User-Generated-Content (commentary, characterizations, submissions), as well as the arbitration mechanisms provided by the Service.
7.1. Mutual rights of termination
We can each end this Agreement anytime we want.
You may terminate this Agreement, for any or no reason, at any time, with notice to Jarios pursuant to Section 9.3. This notice will be effective upon Jarios processing your notice. Jarios may terminate this Agreement and your account for any reason or no reason, at any time, with or without notice or cause. This cancellation shall be effective immediately or as may be specified in the notice. For avoidance of doubt, only Jarios or the party paying for the services may terminate your access to any Premium Services. Termination of your Jarios account includes disabling your access to Jarios and may also bar you from any future use of Jarios.
7.2. Misuse of the Services
Jarios may restrict, suspend or terminate the account of any Member who abuses or misuses the Services. Misuse of the Services includes inviting other Members with whom you do not know to connect, or members and non-members you have never engaged; abusing the Jarios messaging services; creating multiple or false profiles; using the Services commercially without Jarios’s authorization, infringing any intellectual property rights, violating any of the Do’s and Don’ts listed in Section 10, or any other behavior that Jarios, in its sole discretion, deems contrary to its purpose. In addition, and without limiting the foregoing, Jarios has adopted a policy of terminating accounts of Members who, in Jarios’s sole discretion, are deemed to be repeat infringers under the Copyright Act.
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7.3. Effect of Termination
Upon termination of your Jarios account, you lose access to the Services. The terms of this Agreement shall survive any termination, except Section 3 (“Your Rights”) and Sections 4.1., 4.2., and 4.3. (“Our Rights and Obligations”).
8. Dispute Resolution
8.1. Law and Forum for Legal Disputes
In the unlikely event we end up in a legal dispute, it will take place in India courts, applying Indian law.
This Agreement or any claim, cause of action or dispute (“claim”) arising out of or related to this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of India regardless of your country of origin or where you access Jarios, and notwithstanding of any conflicts of law principles and the United Nations Convention for the International Sale of Goods. You and Jarios agree that all claims arising out of or related to this Agreement must be resolved exclusively by a state, or high court located in Kolkata, India, except as otherwise agreed by the parties or as described in the Arbitration Option paragraph below. You and Jarios agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located within Kolkata, India for the purpose of litigating all such claims. Notwithstanding the above, you agree that Jarios shall still be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent type of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.
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8.2. Arbitration Option
Each of us will have the right to choose arbitration.
For any claim (excluding claims for injunctive or other equitable relief) where the total amount of the award sought is less than Rps100,000, the party requesting relief may elect to resolve the dispute in a cost effective manner through binding non-appearance-based arbitration. In the event a party elects arbitration, they shall initiate such arbitration through an established alternative dispute resolution (“ADR”) provider mutually agreed upon by the parties. The ADR provider and the parties must comply with the following rules: (a) the arbitration shall be conducted by telephone, online and/or be solely based on written submissions, the specific manner shall be chosen by the party initiating the arbitration; (b) the arbitration shall not involve any personal appearance by the parties or witnesses unless otherwise mutually agreed by the parties; and (c) any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator shall be final and may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction.
9. General Terms
Here are some important details about how to read the Agreement.
If any provision of this Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction or arbitrator to be illegal, void, or unenforceable, the unenforceable provision will be modified so as to render it enforceable and effective to the maximum extent possible in order to effect the intention of the provision; if a court or arbitrator finds the modified provision invalid, illegal, void or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions of this Agreement will not be affected in any way.
9.3. Notices and Service of Process
In addition to Section 2.8. (“Notices and Service Messages”), we may notify you via postings on www.jarios.com
, or another Jarios site or app. You may contact us here. Or via mail or courier at: Jarios Pte Ltd ATTN: Legal Department HA 329, # 6, Salt Lake, Sector 3, Kolkata 700097,W.Bengal India Additionally, Jarios accepts service of process at this address. Any notices that you provide without compliance with this section shall have no legal effect.
9.4. Entire Agreement
You agree that this Agreement constitutes the entire, complete and exclusive agreement between you and Jarios regarding the Services and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings, whether written or oral, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use, procure, or purchase certain other Jarios services, third-party content or third party software.
9.5. Amendments to This Agreement
We reserve the right to modify, supplement, or replace the terms of this Agreement, effective prospectively upon posting at www.jarios.com
9.6. No informal waivers, agreements or representations
Our failure to act with respect to a breach of this Agreement by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to that breach or subsequent similar or other breaches. Except as expressly and specifically contemplated by the Agreement, no representations, statements, consents, waivers or other acts or omissions by any Jarios Affiliate shall be deemed legally binding on any Jarios Affiliate, unless documented in a physical writing hand signed by a duly appointed officer of Jarios.
9.7. No Injunctive Relief
You waive your rights to try to stop Jarios, but we don’t waive our rights to ask a court to stop your actions.
In no event shall you seek or be entitled to rescission, injunctive or other equitable relief, or to enjoin or restrain the operation of the Services, exploitation of any advertising or other materials issued in connection therewith, or exploitation of the Services or any content or other material used or displayed through the Services.
Entities other than Jarios Corporation, that Jarios Corporation owns a 50% or greater interest in (“Affiliate”) are not parties, but intended third party beneficiaries of this Agreement, with a right to enforce this Agreement directly against you.
9.9. Assignment and Delegation
You can’t assign your rights under this Agreement, but we can.
You may not assign or delegate any rights or obligations under the Agreement. Any purported assignment and delegation shall be ineffective. We may freely assign or delegate all rights and obligations under the Agreement, fully or partially without notice to you. We may also substitute, by way of unilateral novation, effective upon notice to you, Jarios Corporation for any third party that assumes our rights and obligations under this Agreement.
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9.10. Potential Other Rights and Obligations
You may have rights or obligations under local law other than those enumerated here if you are located outside India.
10. Jarios “DOs” and “DON’Ts.”
As a condition to access Jarios, you agree to this User Agreement and to strictly observe the following DOs and DON’Ts:
10.1. Do undertake the following:
Here’s a list of some of the specific things we ask you to do and not do on Jarios. If you want a high-level summary of these, please check out our Community Guidelines
- Comply with all applicable laws, including, without limitation, privacy laws, intellectual property laws, export control laws, tax laws, and regulatory requirements;
- Provide accurate information to us and update it as necessary;
- Review and comply with notices sent by Jarios concerning the Services;
- Use the Services in a professional and civilized manner; and
- Use your real name on your profile.
- Exercise strong judgment and cautions with your User-Generated Content
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10.2. Don’t undertake the following:
- Act dishonestly or unprofessionally by engaging in unprofessional behavior or conduct by posting inappropriate, inaccurate, false, or objectionable content to Jarios;
- Publish inaccurate information in the designated fields on the profile form (e.g., do not include a link or an email address in the name field). Please also protect sensitive personal information such as your email address, phone number, street address, or other information that is confidential in nature;
- Create a Member profile for anyone other than a natural person;
- Harass, abuse or harm another person, including sending unwelcomed communications to others using Jarios;
- Invite people you do not know to join your network;
- Upload a profile image or photo that is not your likeness;
- Use or attempt to use another's account or create a false identity on Jarios;
- Upload, post, email, J-Message, transmit or otherwise make available or initiate any content that:
- Falsely states, impersonates or otherwise misrepresents your identity, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym, or misrepresenting your current or previous positions and qualifications, or misrepresents your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present;
- Is unlawful, libelous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable;
- Adds to a content field content that is not intended for such field (e.g. submitting a telephone number in the “title” or any other field, or including telephone numbers, email addresses, street addresses or any personally identifiable information for which there is not a field provided by Jarios);
- Includes information (apart from a person’s performance, conduct, and accountability) that you do not have the right to disclose or make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as insider information, or proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- Infringes upon patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights or other proprietary rights;
- Includes any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” or any other form of solicitation. This prohibition includes but is not limited to (a) using Jarios invitations to send messages to people who don’t know you or who are unlikely to recognize you as a known contact; (b) using Jarios to connect to people who don’t know you and then sending unsolicited promotional messages to those direct connections without their permission; and (c) sending messages to distribution lists, newsgroup aliases, or group aliases;
- Contains software viruses, worms, or any other computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment of Jarios or any user of Jarios;
- Forges headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any communication transmitted through the Services;
- Participate, directly or indirectly, in the setting up or development of a network that seeks to implement practices that are similar to multi-level marketing by network or the recruitment of independent home salespeople for the purposes of creating a pyramid scheme or other similar practices;
- Duplicate, license, sublicense, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, sell, rebrand, or otherwise transfer information found on Jarios (excluding content posted by you) except as permitted in this Agreement, Jarios’s developer terms and policies, or as expressly authorized by Jarios;
- Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for any underlying intellectual property used to provide the Services, or any part thereof;
- Utilize or copy information, content or any data you view on or obtain from Jarios to provide any service that is competitive, in Jarios’s sole discretion, with Jarios;
- Imply or state, directly or indirectly, that you are affiliated with or endorsed by Jarios unless you have entered into a written agreement with Jarios (this includes, but is not limited to, representing yourself as an accredited Jarios trainer if you have not been certified by Jarios as such);
- Adapt, modify or create derivative works based on Jarios or technology underlying the Services, or other Members’ content, in whole or part, except as permitted under Jarios’s developer program;
- Rent, lease, loan, trade, sell/re-sell access to Jarios or any information therein, or the equivalent, in whole or part;
- Sell, sponsor, or otherwise monetize a Jarios, Jarios Members, Jarios-Social-Groups or any other service or functionality of Jarios, without the express written permission of Jarios;
- Deep-link to our sites for any purpose, (i.e. creating or posting a link to a Jarios web page other than Jarios’s’s home page) unless expressly authorized in writing by Jarios or for the purpose of promoting your profile or a Jarios-Social-Group on Jarios as set forth in the Brand Guidelines;
- Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on Jarios, including those of both Jarios and any of its licensors;
- Remove, cover or otherwise obscure any form of advertisement included on Jarios;
- Collect, use, copy, or transfer any information, including, but not limited to, personally identifiable information obtained from Jarios except as expressly permitted in this Agreement or as the owner of such information may expressly permit;
- Infringe or use Jarios’s brand, logos or trademarks, including, without limitation, using the word “Jarios” in any business name, email, or URL or including Jarios’s trademarks and logos except as provided in the Brand Guidelines or as expressly permitted by Jarios;
- Use manual or automated software, devices, scripts robots, other means or processes to access, “scrape,” “crawl” or “spider” any web pages or other services contained in the site;
- Use bots or other automated methods to access Jarios, add or download contacts, send or redirect messages, or perform other similar activities through Jarios, unless explicitly permitted by Jarios;
- Access, via automated or manual means or processes, Jarios for purposes of monitoring Jarios’s availability, performance or functionality for any competitive purpose;
- Engage in “scrapping”, “mirroring,” or otherwise simulating the appearance or function of Jarios’s website;
- Attempt to or actually access Jarios by any means other than through the interfaces provided by Jarios such as its mobile application or by navigating to http://www.jarios.com using a web browser. This prohibition includes accessing or attempting to access Jarios using any third-party service, including software-as-a-service platforms that aggregate access to multiple services, including Jarios;
- Attempt to or actually override any security component included in or underlying Jarios;
- Engage in any action that directly or indirectly interferes with the proper working of or places an unreasonable load on Jarios’s infrastructure, including, but not limited to, sending unsolicited communications to other Members or Jarios personnel, attempting to gain unauthorized access to Jarios, or transmitting or activating computer viruses through or on Jarios; and/or
- Interfere or disrupt Jarios or the Services, including, but not limited to, any servers or networks connected to Jarios, or Jarios's search algorithms.
11. Complaints Regarding Content Posted on the Jarios Website
If you think someone has stolen or misused your intellectual property on Jarios, please check out our Copyright Policy.
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How To Contact Us
We built Jarios to help you be better at getting others to respond and act better for you. To achieving this purpose, we encourage our Members to share accurate information. We also respect the intellectual property rights of others. Accordingly, this Agreement requires that information posted by Members be accurate and not in violation of the intellectual property rights or other rights of third parties. To promote these objectives, Jarios provides a process for submission of complaints concerning content posted by our Members. Our policy and procedures can be found here: Jarios Copyright Policy. Claims regarding Copyright Infringement. Claims regarding content.
If you have questions or comments about this User Agreement, please contact us online or by physical mail at:
For Members in India:
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Jarios Pte Ltd,
Attn: User Agreement Issues
HA 329 #6, Salt Lake, Sector 3
Kolkata 700097, W. Bengal,India
For Members outside of India:
Jarios Pte Ltd,
HA 329 #6, Salt Lake, Sector 3,
Kolkata 700097, W. Bengal,India
Attn: User Agreement Issues
Jarios Pte Ltd, HA 329 #6, Salt Lake, Kolkata 700097, India - September 16, 2014