These terms and conditions apply to this Website and any other website, application, online portal or service that is in any way related or linked to this Website and/or its terms and conditions such as author websites and such created, operated and/or made available by The Cognition Tree Publications (collectively referred to as sites). All software used on this Site and all Content included on this Site (including without limitation site design, text, graphics, audio, and video and the selection and arrangement thereof) is the property of The Cognition Tree Publications.
These terms and conditions form the contract of usage between “you” (User) and “us” (The Cognition Tree Publications) and govern your use of the sites. This Agreement, together with all updates, supplements, additional terms, and all of The Cognition Tree Publications rules and policies collectively constitute and shall be referred to as the “Agreement” between you and The Cognition Tree Publications. By accessing this Site, you are giving your consent to be borrowed by this Agreement. If you are not do not agree with the terms of usage provided as terms and conditions, you must leave this Site immediately.
All Content provided and material made available on this Site are purely for home and/or non-commercial purposes only.
Your use of this Site does not provide you with the ownership of any content or material available on the Website.
Cognition Tree Private Limited (“The Cognition Tree Publications,” “The Cognition Tree Media,” “WE,” “US,” OR “OUR”) reserves the right at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms and conditions of use at any time.
Copyright and Ownership
All Content on this Site including but not limited to the text, music, sound, photograph, videos, graphics, and images are governed protected by the Indian Copyright Act, 1957 and subsequent amendments, the Trademark Act, 1999 and the subsequent amendments, moral rights, and other laws relating to intellectual property rights.
None of the Content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, republished, posted, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written permission of the copyright holder. This excludes the material expressly made available for ‘downloads’ and sharing on social media on any single computer for personal, non-commercial home use only, provided that all copyright and proprietary notices are kept intact.
Modification of any of the content or use of any of the content for any purpose other than as set out herein (including without limitation on any other website or computer network) is prohibited.
Except as permitted under applicable copyright laws, you are responsible for obtaining permission before reusing any copyrighted material that is available on the Sites. Such permission and requests to republish and/or reuse any of the content and to use quotations or extracts from any books published by The Cognition Tree Publications or made available on the Website should be addressed to the Publicity Department at the postal address set out below:
Cognition Tree Private Limited
Amanora Neo Towers,
Tower – 94, Flat – 1304
Hadapsar, Pune, Maharashtra – 411208
E-mail to email@example.com
SITE ACCESS LICENSE
The Cognition Tree Publications grants you a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and make personal, non-commercial use of the Sites or their Content and not to download (other than page caching or unless otherwise allowed by The Cognition Tree Publications or permitted by law) or modify all or any portion of the Sites and their Content. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of the Sites or their Content; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of the Sites or their Content; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. The Sites and/or any portion of the Sites or their Content may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without The Cognition Tree Publications express prior written consent. You shall not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of The Cognition Tree Publications, its content providers or its affiliates without express prior written consent. You shall not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing our name or trademarks without our express prior written consent. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (i) take any action that imposes, or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Sites or any activities conducted on the Sites, or (iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Sites. Any unauthorized use automatically terminates the permissions and/or licenses granted by us to you.
Corporate Identification and Trademark
All of our trademarks, service marks and trade names used herein (including but not limited to the corporate names and logos of The Cognition Tree Publications and its publishing divisions and imprints, names and designs of the Sites, and any logos) are trademarks or registered trademarks of The Cognition Tree Publications or its affiliates, partners, vendors or licensors. You may not use, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, or modify such trademarks in any way, including in advertising or publicity about the distribution of materials on the Sites, without The Cognition Tree Publications express prior written consent. The use of our trademarks on any other website or network computer environment is not allowed. You are granted a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable right to create a link to any page of the Sites so long as the link does not portray us, our content providers, our licensors, our affiliates, or our products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise offensive manner. You may not use any The Cognition Tree Publications logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission. Except as expressly stated herein, no rights or licenses are granted hereunder.
You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of the Sites. The Sites, the content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of The Cognition Tree Publications and its licensors unless otherwise expressly agreed in writing. You will not remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices from material found on the Sites.
The trademark and registered logos are protected under the trademark laws applicable in India, including the Trademark Act, 1999, and the subsequent amendments to it if any.
Links to third-party web sites
The Site may include links to third-party Internet websites that are controlled and maintained by others. These links are included solely for the convenience of users. They do not constitute any endorsement by The Cognition Tree Publications of the sites linked or referred to, nor does The Cognition Tree Publications have any control over the content of any such sites.
You shall not use The Cognition Tree Publications name or any language, pictures or symbols which could, in The Cognition Tree Publications judgment, imply The Cognition Tree Publications endorsement in any (i) written or oral advertising or presentation, or (ii) brochure, newsletter, book, or other written material of whatever nature, without prior written consent.
For all charges for any products and services sold on the Sites, The Cognition Tree Publications or its vendors or agents will bill your credit card or an alternative payment method. When you provide the credit card information to our vendors or us, you represent to us that you are the authorized User of the credit card that is used to pay for the products and services. In the event legal action is necessary to collect on balances due, you agree to reimburse The Cognition Tree Publications and its vendors or agents for all expenses incurred to recover sums due, including attorney’s fees and other legal expenses. You are responsible for purchase of, and payment of charges for, all Internet access services and telecommunications services needed for the use of the Sites.
Where we have specifically invited or requested User-submitted content of any kind, we encourage members of the public to submit such content (e.g., User-generated content, postings to forums, comments on content, participation in communities) to The Cognition Tree Publications that they have created for consideration in connection with the Sites and any related programs (“User Submissions”). User Submissions remain the intellectual property of the individual User. By posting your content on the Sites, you expressly grant The Cognition Tree Publications a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully paid-up worldwide, fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, transmit, perform and display such content and your name, voice, and/or likeness as contained in your User Submission, in whole or in part, and in any form throughout the world in any media or technology, whether now known or hereafter discovered, including all promotion, advertising, marketing, merchandising, publicity and any other ancillary uses thereof, and including the unfettered right to sublicense such rights, in perpetuity throughout the universe. We may refuse or remove User Submissions for any reason and without notice. All User Submissions are deemed non-confidential, and The Cognition Tree Publications shall be under no obligation to maintain the confidentiality of any information, in whatever form, contained in any User Submission.
By submitting any User Submissions, you consent to the following rules:
• User Submissions must not infringe on the copyright, trademark, patent or other intellectual property rights of any third party.
• It must be original work, and if it is not, the User must obtain all necessary permissions from any persons who contributed to or otherwise may control rights in all or part of the User Submission to submit the User Submission per these Terms.
• User Submissions must be respectful of others. Epithets or other language or material intended to intimidate or to incite violence are strictly prohibited. Your User Submission may not include any negative comments that are connected to race, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or physical handicap or that are defamatory, slanderous, indecent, obscene, pornographic, or sexually explicit.
• Do not impersonate any other person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity.
• The User shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems through the Web Site.
• The User shall not be a party in activities that may involve spidering, “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” logging-in or registering on the Site, harvesting of e-mail addresses, contact or personal information of Users or wireless addresses, or any other automatic means of registering, accessing or logging-in to the Websites or for any services or features provided on or through the sites, or obtaining or accessing other information or features provided on, from or through the Websites or the services offered on or through the Site, including and without limitation, any information residing on any server or database connected to the Website or any services offered on or through the Website
• The User shall not use the Website or the services provided on or through the Website in any way with the intent to interrupt, damage, disable, overburden, or impair the sites or such services, including, without limitation, sending mass unsolicited messages or “flooding” servers with requests.
• Remember that forums and other areas of the Sites are public. It is advised not to post personal information (e.g., full name, password, phone number, address, e-mail address, or other personally identifiable information or contact information) in these areas.
• Use the Websites or the services provided by the Websites in any way that may stand in conflict to laws in effect within the territory of India.
All User Submissions must comply with these rules and any additional guidelines posted on the Sites, as applicable. User Submissions do not represent the views of The Cognition Tree Publications or any individual associated with The Cognition Tree Publications, and we do not control this content. In no event shall you represent or suggest, directly or indirectly, The Cognition Tree Publications endorsement of User Submissions. The Cognition Tree Publications does not vouch for the accuracy or credibility of any User Submissions and does not take any responsibility or assume any liability for any actions you may take as a result of reading User Submissions on the Sites. Through your use of the Sites, you may be exposed to Content and User Submissions that you may find offensive, objectionable, harmful, inaccurate, or deceptive. There may also be risks of dealing with underage persons, people acting under false pretense, international trade issues, and foreign nationals. By using the Sites, you assume all associated risks.
REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
You shall be solely responsible for your own User Submissions, your use of your registration, and the consequences of posting or publishing or participating in the Sites. In connection with User Submissions and your use of the Sites, you affirm, represent, and warrant the following:
• you are over the legal age to contract (or your parent or guardian has consented to your User Submission and your use of the Sites) and have the right and authority to enter into this agreement, and are fully able and competent to satisfy the terms, conditions, and obligations herein;
• you have obtained all consents, and possess all copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, and any other proprietary rights, or the necessary licenses thereto, to grant the licenses herein;
• you have read, understood, agree with, and will abide by the terms of this agreement;
• the User Submission and The Cognition Tree Publications use thereof as contemplated by these terms and the Sites will not infringe any rights of any third party, including but not limited to any intellectual property rights, privacy rights and rights of publicity;
• The User Submissions do and will not contain:
o material falsehoods or misrepresentations that could harm The Cognition Tree Publications or any third party;
o content that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or violate any law;
o advertisements or solicitations of business; or
Removal of User Submissions
In addition to any remedies that we may have at law or in equity, if we determine, in our sole discretion, that you have violated or are likely to violate the preceding prohibitions, we may take any action we deem necessary to cure or prevent the violation, including without limitation, the immediate removal of the related materials from the Sites. We will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order or subpoena requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting such materials.
Account Registration and Security
If you decide to register as a member of a Site, you may receive or establish one or more user names, passwords, and accounts. In consideration of use of your registration, you will: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the applicable registration form (such information being the “Registration Data”) and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or The Cognition Tree Publications has grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, The Cognition Tree Publications has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Sites (or any portion thereof). You are entirely responsible for the security and confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security of which you become aware. You are responsible for taking precautions and providing security measures best suited for your situation and intended use of the registration and Sites. We have the right to provide user billing, account, Content or User records, and related information under certain circumstances (such as in response to legal responsibility, lawful process, orders, subpoenas, or warrants, or to protect our rights, customers or business) to third parties.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
Your use of and browsing of the Sites are at your own risk. Except as otherwise provided above, everything on the sites, including any products or services offered for sale, is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and noninfringement. the cognition tree publications makes no warranties or representations regarding the information or content contained on the sites, and specifically disclaims any warranty as to the suitability, reliability, timeliness or accuracy of the information or content contained on the sites for any purpose. the cognition tree publications does not warrant that the functionalities contained in the content will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that the sites or the server that makes such content available are free of viruses or other harmful components. the cognition tree publications does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the contents in the sites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. You (and not the cognition tree publications) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction. To the extent applicable law does not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, the above exclusion may not apply to you.
Under no circumstances shall the cognition tree publications or any of its vendors be liable for any damages that result from the use of or inability to use the cognition tree publications sites, including but not limited to reliance by a user on any information or content obtained from the cognition tree publications sites that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or e-mail, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance, whether or not resulting from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to the cognition tree publications records, programs, or services, or otherwise. User hereby acknowledges that this disclaimer and limitation of liability shall apply to all content, merchandise, and services available through the sites.
In no event shall the cognition tree publications or any affiliated the cognition tree publications entity or individual, licensor or vendor be liable for any indirect, consequential, special, incidental or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the sites or the content thereon, whether in a contract action or based on negligence, or other tort action, or any other claim whatsoever, even if the cognition tree publications or a the cognition tree publications authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. To the extent applicable law does not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall the cognition tree publications aggregate liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise arising out of the agreement and your use of the sites and the content exceed the amount paid by you for any content purchased by you on the sites or the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the sites.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold The Cognition Tree Publications, its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, directors, officers, employees, service providers, and agents from any and all liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, related to any violation of these terms by you, or in connection with the use of the Sites or the Internet or the placement or transmission of any message or information on the Sites by you.
If you registered as a member of a Site, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account and agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the parties as mentioned above for any liability or expense arising from such use or misuse. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security known to you.
Neither The Cognition Tree Publications nor you shall be responsible for damages or delays or failures in performance resulting from acts or occurrences beyond their respective reasonable control, including, without limitation: fire, lightning, explosion, power surge or failure, water, acts of God, war, revolution, civil commotion or acts of civil or military authorities or public enemies: any law, order, regulation, ordinance, or requirement of any government or legal body or any representative of any such government or legal body; or labor unrest, including without limitation, strikes, slowdowns, picketing, or boycotts; inability to secure raw materials, transportation facilities, fuel or energy shortages, or acts or omissions of other common carriers.
Disputes may be referred to Arbitration at the choice of The Cognition Tree Publications only, which shall then be governed as per the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996.
This agreement is the entire agreement between the User and The Cognition Tree Publications and supersedes any prior understandings or agreements (written or oral).
The Cognition Tree Publications collects information on what pages are accessed or visited by consumers, as well as information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations. The Cognition Tree Publications uses this information for internal review, in order to improve the content of the Site and to notify consumers about updates to the Site.
The Cognition Tree Publications guarantees that if you supply your postal address online you will only be sent the information for which you provided your address, but if you do not wish to receive e-mail from The Cognition Tree Publications in the future, or if you wish to be removed from mailing lists, please let us know by sending an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or writing to
Cognition Tree Private Limited
Amanora Neo Towers,
Tower – 94, Flat – 1304
Hadapsar, Pune, Maharashtra – 411208
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