Terms & Conditions

Konkanonline.com Terms of Use Agreement:

Konkanonline is a community website that allows Users to share information with each other.

By using the Konkanonline services, you agree to be bound by this Agreement, whether you are a "Visitor" (which means that you simply browse the Konkanonline Website) or you are a "Member" (which means that you have registered with Konkanonline). The term "User" refers to a Visitor or a Member. You are only authorized to use the Konkanonline Services (regardless of whether your access or use is intended) if you agree to abide by all terms and conditions in this Agreement.

Konkanonline may modify this Agreement from time to time and such modification shall be effective upon posting by Konkanonline on the Konkanonline Website. You agree to be bound to any changes to this Agreement when you use the Konkanonline Services after any such modification is posted. It is therefore important that you review this Agreement regularly to ensure you are updated as to any changes.

Please choose carefully the information you post on Konkanonline.com. Your information posted on Konkanonline.com profile may not include the following items: telephone numbers, street addresses, last names, and any photographs containing nudity, or obscene, lewd, excessively violent, harassing, sexually explicit or otherwise objectionable subject matter. Despite this prohibition, information provided by other Konkanonline.com Members may post inaccurate, inappropriate, offensive or sexually explicit material, products or services, and Konkanonline assumes no responsibility or liability for this material. If you become aware of misuse of the Konkanonline Services by any person, please contact Konkanonline.

Konkanonline.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post or remove any posting (including private messages) by you, or to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the Konkanonline Services at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice, and without liability. Konkanonline expressly reserves the right to remove your profile and/or restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to any part of Konkanonline Services if Konkanonline determines, in its sole discretion, that you pose a threat to Konkanonline and/or its Users.

  1. Eligibility. Use of and Membership in the Konkanonline Services is void where prohibited.

  2. Term. This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Konkanonline Services or are a Member.

  3. Non-commercial Use by Members. The Konkanonline Services are for the personal use of Members only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by Konkanonline.com.

  4. Proprietary Rights in Content on Konkanonline.com.

    1. Konkanonline.com does not claim any ownership rights in the text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, or any other materials (collectively, "Content") that you post to the Konkanonline Services. After posting your Content to the Konkanonline Services, you continue to retain all ownership rights in such Content, and you continue to have the right to use your Content in any way you choose. By displaying or publishing ("posting") any Content on or through the Konkanonline Services, you hereby grant to Konkanonline.com a license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content solely on and through the Konkanonline Services.

    2. You represent and warrant that: (i) you own the Content posted by you on or through the Konkanonline Services or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this section, and (ii) the posting of your Content on or through the Konkanonline Services does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person. You agree to pay for all royalties, fees, and any other monies owing any person by reason of any Content posted by you to or through the Konkanonline Services.

    3. The Konkanonline Services contain Content provided by Konkanonline.com ("Konkanonline.com Content"). It may not be accurate. Konkanonline will not be held responsible for any damages that may have caused by using this content for your personal or professional use.

  5. Content Posted.

    1. Konkanonline.com may delete any Content that in the sole judgment of Konkanonline.com violates this Agreement or which may be offensive, illegal or violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of any person. Konkanonline.com assumes no responsibility for monitoring the Konkanonline Services for inappropriate Content or conduct.

    2. You are solely responsible for the Content that you post on or through any of the Konkanonline Services.

  6. Content/Activity Prohibited. The following is a partial list of the kind of Content that is illegal or prohibited to post on or through the Konkanonline Services. Konkanonline.com reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in Konkanonline.com's sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending communication from the Konkanonline Services and terminating the Membership of such violators. Prohibited Content includes, but is not limited to Content that, in the sole discretion of Konkanonline.com:

    1. harasses or advocates harassment of another person;

    2. exploits people in a sexual or violent manner;

    3. is patently offensive and promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual;

    4. promotes information that you know is false or misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;

    5. furthers or promotes any criminal activity or enterprise or provides instructional information about illegal activities including, but not limited to making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses;

    6. contains nudity, violence, or offensive subject matter or contains a link to an adult website;

    7. solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other Users;

    8. involves commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes;

    9. includes a photograph of another person that you have posted without that person's consent.

    10. advertising to, or solicitation of, any Member to buy or sell any products or services through the Konkanonline Services. You may not transmit any chain letters or junk email to other Members. It is also a violation of these rules to use any information obtained from the Konkanonline Services in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any Member without their prior explicit consent.

    11. any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to add friends or send comments or messages;

    12. using any information obtained from the Konkanonline Services in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person;

    13. using the Konkanonline Services in a manner inconsistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

  7. Copyright Policy. You may not post, modify, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information belonging to others without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights.

  8. Disclaimers. Konkanonline.com is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the Konkanonline, whether by Konkanonline or any Member. Under no circumstances shall Konkanonline.com be responsible for any loss or damage, including financial, resulting from use of the Konkanonline Services.

  9. Limitation on Liability. IN NO EVENT SHALL KONKANONLINE.COM BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, EVEN IF KONKANONLINE.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, KONKANONLINE.COM'S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO KONKANONLINE.COM FOR THE KONKANONLINE SERVICES DURING THE TERM OF MEMBERSHIP.

  10. Other. This Agreement is accepted upon your use of the Konkanonline Website or any of the Konkanonline Services and is further affirmed by you becoming a Member. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Konkanonline.com regarding the use of the Konkanonline Services. The failure of Konkanonline.com to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision.

I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE PROVISIONS CONTAINED ABOVE.