Our website sbmnmimsalumni.org (“Website”) is the official alumni portal of NMIMS.
Our Website offers services through various functionalities built using an Alumni Relations Management platform built and maintained by Fourth Ambit Technologies. Our Website introduces “circuit options” where you may join and create communities and interlink with other members and circuits and share your information, ideas, thoughts, resumes, views and Content. You also have various options for setting and sharing your Content, personal information and other materials in and within other members, circuits and third parties.
Our Website also enables sharing of your information and Content by allowing users to post updates, interesting content, photographs, etc.
The user must meet the following criteria to be eligible to access and avail services of our Website:
(a) the user shall have studied / is studying at NMIMS;
(b) the user shall not be black listed by the Website on account of his previous acts, omissions or conduct;
(e) the user shall not be of unsound mind or declared insolvent; and
(f) the user shall not be a disqualified person under any applicable law.
2. USER RESTRICTION:
The user will be responsible for all interactions with the other user of the Website. The user shall be responsible to ensure that the Content published on the website does not infringe the intellectual property rights including the copyright and trademark of others. In any event the user shall be solely responsible for such infringement and the Website shall not take any responsibility or liability. The Website reserves the right to be indemnified by the user if any loss or damage is incurred by the Website and its stakeholders as a result or in connection with any such infringement or passing off without prejudice the right of the Website to legally proceed against such user.
The Website shall not be liable or responsible for any kind of direct, indirect, solicited or unsolicited communication made by any user or member including but not limited to human resource consultants, corporate recruiters, head hunters, etc. based on your identifiable information available on the Website uploaded or provided by you, based on your privacy settings.
The users shall not use or access or avail the services provided through the Website in any manner that prejudicially affects the interests and goodwill of the Website.
Users undertake and agree that the services offered by the Website shall not be utilized to upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise in any manner make available directly or indirectly any unsolicited bulk emails or unsolicited commercial emails.
No user shall make any unsolicited communications including through emails, telecons, telefax, telegram, messages, mobiles, or other devices and medium now known or developed in future directly or indirectly through the Website or by availing information or contents available through the Website. The Website shall not be responsible for any such unsolicited communications and the user shall be absolutely liable for making such unsolicited communications.
The users should not create or upload viruses, worms, bugs or any other such material which may harm, disrupt and adversely affect the operation and functioning of the Website. The Website shall have the right to initiate civil and criminal proceedings against any user who is found guilty of creating or uploading viruses, worms, bugs or other material intending to harm, disrupt or adversely affect the functioning and operation of the Website. Any user whether a member or visitor to the Website hereby specifically agrees that he or she shall, at all times, comply with the requirements of all applicable laws including but not limited to the (Indian) Information Technology Act, 2000, the rules, regulations, guidelines, bye laws and notifications made there under, while using or availing the services of the Website. Users shall alone be responsible for any violation of the applicable law in any manner whatsoever.
Users shall keep their passwords secure and confidential and shall not permit others to use their accounts. Users shall also refrain from using accounts of others. No user shall transfer his or her account to any other person in any manner and any breach of the aforesaid terms by any user shall result in the termination of such user’s account. All activities that occur using your password are your responsibility, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or registered account. If you use this Website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account.
By posting or providing any information, articles, texts, files, resumes, messages, emails, data, graphics, feeds, images, pictures, photographs, illustrations, audio clips, videos, wall papers or any other contents (“Content”) on or to the Website, the users providing or posting such Content specifically and exclusively grants the Website an absolute, irrevocable, transferable, sub-licensable, assignable, perpetual, worldwide and royalty free license to use, copy, prepare derivate works, improve, distribute, retain, add, process, analyze, modify, alter, amend, renew, revise, edit, delete, adapt, translate or deal with such Content in any manner now known or in future discovered as the Website deems fit.
By providing or sharing any Content or information with us, you represent and warrant that you are legally competent and entitled to provide or share such Content or information and that such Content or information is accurate, correct, not confidential and not in violation of any contractual restrictions or other third party rights. The Website shall not be liable to any such infringement or violation of third party rights and reserves its right to be indemnified and compensated by the user if the Website and/or its stakeholders incur or suffer with any loss or damage to this respect without prejudice the right of the Website to legally proceed against such user.
It is the sole responsibility of the user who posts or uploads or provides any Content on the Website to ensure that his or her Content does not violate the intellectual property rights or privacy of any third parties and on the occurrence of any such event the user who posts or provides or uploads such Content shall be liable and the Website and its stakeholders reserve their right to be indemnified by the user for such Content.
The users agree and acknowledge that their suggestions and feedbacks could be used by the Website at its sole discretion without obligation to such user.
As a part of the services provided through the Website different types of Content will be available to the user that contains advertisements or any other information of other users of the Website. No user shall have the right to modify, alter, edit, adapt, use, utilize such Contents or rent, lease, pledge, sell, mortgage, assign, alienate, distribute, or transfer in any manner such Contents unless the user has entered into a specific and distinct agreement with the Website.
The services through the Website are hosted on multiple servers in different countries and are not exclusively provided to any particular individual, person, corporation, company, entity, or institution. The services through the Website are generally provided to every member of the public irrespective of their caste, sex, creed, religion, domicile or otherwise.
The services provided by the Website would not fall under the purview of any anti poaching agreement. The Website is only a service provider and the services provided by the Website shall not be treated as anti poaching agreement in any manner.
The user shall not utilize or avail any of the services provided by the Website to provoke, incite or prejudice any religion, caste, sex, creed, nationality, region, nation, person, courts, government institutions or otherwise.
No user shall reproduce, duplicate, copy, trade, sell, distribute or resell any of the services provided through the Website. On account of termination of the user’s account by the Website for any reasons whatsoever, such user whose account is terminated shall be prevented from accessing the Website and availing any of the services provided through the Website including but not limited to his or her account details, Content or any other such information.
Users shall be solely responsible for their interactions with other users and the Website at its discretion may limit the number of connections, circuits or links. In certain circumstances the Website may have to prohibit users from connecting with or contacting such other users as notified by the Website.
5. SERVICE MESSAGES:
By registering with our Website, you agree that our Website may at any time communicate to you through your Website account or otherwise about your Website account and to inform you about our services and features. You represent, agree and consent that such communication shall not be treated as an unsolicited communication.
You are required to update your settings regularly to ensure that our services messages and notices are received by you timely and accurately and the Website shall not be responsible for any non receipt of any notifications, service messages or services due to your own default.
7. INTELLETUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS:
The Website respects the intellectual property rights of its users and the users shall respect the intellectual property rights of the Website. By posting or providing any Content on the Website the user grants the Website an express authority to use such Content as provided under the head ‘Content’ aforesaid. If any user finds that his or her Content are reproduced or modified or altered in an unauthorized manner, such user may use the “Report Abuse” option and bring to the attention of the Website such unauthorized use of the Content.
The trademarks, service marks, domain names, brand names and logos of the Website including those used and displayed in the Website are the registered or unregistered property of the Website and the Website has every proprietary right over such trademarks, service marks, domain names, brand names and logos. No users shall use, copy, modify, alter, change, amend, transmit, broadcast, edit, revise, review, adapt, translate, distribute, perform, display, sell or otherwise deal with the aforesaid property of the Website and on happening of any such event the Website reserves the right to terminate the profile of such user in addition to the right to claim compensation from them.
The users are strictly prohibited from using in any manner now known or developed in future, the Website’s intellectual property rights including but not limited to name, logo, trademark, domain name, trade name, brand name, terminologies and concepts including circuits, sub circuits, social directory, dash board, sub sites, design, lay out, colour, scheme, pictures, images, photographs, texts, contents, files, software or otherwise without the prior permission and consent of the Website.
The users also agree that they shall not use or apply for registration of any trademarks, service marks, domain names, brand names and logos which are similar to the trademarks, service marks, domain names, brand names and logos owned by the Website.
Every user has the right to open only one account with the Website. The user name and password of the respective user shall be kept confidential by him or her and the Website assumes no responsibility for the breach of the same. In the event of termination of an account of any member on any grounds no user shall create a new profile without prior consent of the Website.
The information provided by the user at the time of creation of account shall be correct, complete and valid and the Website at all times reserves the right to refuse the membership or terminate the account if according to the Website the information or details provided by any user are not complete or true or incorrect or fabricated or otherwise.
The users shall keep his or her profile up to date and login to the Website regularly. The Website shall not be responsible if any member fails to get any information or opportunity due to not logging in or non updation of his or her profile.
The user account created on the Website is non transferable and non saleable and the Website reserves its right to reassign or rename the users profile URL.
The Website may use the information we gather to inform you of other products or services available from us or our affiliates including but not limited to companies, corporate, entities, institutions, agencies etc. or to receive your opinion on current products and services or potential new products and services that may be offered.
Website shall not be liable or responsible for any kind of direct, indirect, solicited or unsolicited communication made by any recruiters including but not limited to HR Consultants, corporate recruiters, recruiting agencies, potential employers or others based on your identifiable information available in the Website provided by you, based on your privacy settings.
10. THIRD PARTY CONDITIONS:
The Website may allow other individuals corporate, entities, companies, or institutions to display their advertisements on the Website. These individuals, corporate, entities, companies, or institutions may set their own cookies on the users in the internet browser hence the functionality of their cookie and the activities of the aforesaid third party entities are not controlled by the Website. Any user who does not wish to have such cookies should change his or her settings.
Any kind of payments that may be required to be made by user for any specific services provided through the Website shall be made by the user towards the Website in the manner notified on the Website. Refunds, if any, will be at the sole discretion of Website and the Website does not guarantee any timeline for the refund.
You expressly agree that the use of the Website is at your sole risk. The Website and all information and Content provided in the Website which are uploaded or provide or shared with the Website by other users are made available to you through our Website on an “AS IS” basis and “AS AVAILABLE BASIS” without any warranties of any kind.
The Website provides the platform for interaction and exchange of ideas and the Website does not endorse the views expressed in the Content published by any user. In no event the Website shall be liable for any information, Content, materials, products (including software) available through the Website.
The Website does not assure or assume any liability for the correctness, genuineness, validity, authority, authenticity or otherwise of Content posted or uploaded by users and the users posting or uploading or providing such Content shall be absolutely and solely responsible for their Content.
Though the Website will take reasonable steps to provide protection of all data submitted by the users, we do not guarantee total data security including information related to personal data, credit card, debit card and other payment information. The Website shall not be liable for any data loss or damage if such loss or damage is occurred due to technical errors, virus attacks or due to such other defects.
Please also note that the information or Content shared on the Website may be seen and used by other users and third party consultants and the Website cannot guarantee that other users will not use your ideas or Content. If you would like to keep any information or Content confidential or do not want others to use it, or where such information or Content is subject to third party rights you are strictly warned not to upload, share display or provide such information or Content on the Website and the Website is not responsible for any other user’s use, misuse or misappropriation of any Content or information you post or upload on the Website.
Even though the Website will try to ensure that the site is bug free and user friendly, we do not provide any kind of assurance or guarantee or warranty about the safety of the Website. The Website including its stakeholders shall not be liable in any manner with respect to the loss or damage incurred or suffered by the users on account of virus attacks or bugs or other software or programmes that may be present or embedded in the Website.
The Website is not responsible and makes no representations or warranties for the delivery of any messages sent through the Website to anyone. The Website neither warrants nor represents that your use of the service will not infringe the rights of the third parties. Any material, service or technology described or used on the website may be subject to the intellectual property rights owed by third parties who have licensed such material, service, or technology to us.
The Website has no 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, circuit etc and therefore the Website disclaims all liability for identity theft it any other misuse of your identity or information.
The Website does not guarantee that the services it provides will function without interruption or errors in functioning. In particular the operation of the services of Website may be interrupted due to maintenance, updates, or system failures, virus attacks, bugs or due to any other technical reasons or otherwise. The Website disclaims all liability for damages caused by any such interruption or errors in functioning. The Website and its stakeholders also disclaim all liability for any malfunctioning impossibility of access or poor use conditions of the Website due to inappropriate equipment, disturbances related to internet services, down time, etc.
13. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
In no event the Website and its stakeholders shall be liable for any damages whatsoever including without limitation direct, punitive, incidental and consequential damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from the use or inability to use the Website information, Content, materials, products whether based on warranty, contract, tort or in any other means or action.
Without prejudice, it is agreed by the user that neither the Website nor its stakeholders shall be cumulatively liable for any damages or claims in excess of Five Thousand Rupees (INR 5,000/-) or the last payment made by the user, whichever is lesser.
When the user deletes any kind of information he or she must understand that the removed Content may persist in backup copies. The user may not access (or attempt to access) any of the services by any means other than through the interface that is provided by the Website, unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with the Website. The user undertakes not to access (or attempt to access) any of the services or the Website through any automated means (including, but not limited to, use of scripts, web crawlers, spiders, scrapers, harvesting bots or robots) or any other means. The user information or any other type of other information in the Website should not be collected by the user through any electronic or other means. The Website might keep cookies on the internet browser of the user to enhance his or her experience on the website.
The user should not do anything that disables, overburdens, or impair the proper functioning of the Website. You specifically agree that you will not engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the services or the servers and networks which are connected to the services provided through the Website.
The user undertakes not to attempt to circumvent or modify any security technology or software that is part of the Website services. The user also agrees not to engage or assist any other person, to circumvent or modify any security technology or software that is part of the Website. The user should also not obscure or obstruct any Website features including but not limited to security functionalities like HTML/CSS/scripts or any other means.
The user undertakes not to copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract the source code of the Software or any part thereof without a specific written permission from the Website to do so.
You may choose to terminate your account with the Website by sending an email to our email id: firstname.lastname@example.org The Website will respond within 2 weeks time.
Your personal information would be removed from the Website on the closure of your account with the Website. However your data would reside in our database for a certain period of time. The Website will not be liable for any usage of Content or other information of a user after the closure of his or her account.
(c) Partial Invalidity:
Any user may contact us in the following address:
NMIMS Business School Alumni Association
7th Floor, V.L Mehta Road
Opp Cabin 739, Faculty Area
Ville Parle, Mumbai – 400056
The user shall not assign its rights or obligations under this Agreement to a third party.
18. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICATION:
The terms and conditions of this agreement shall be governed by Indian Law and the courts in Bengaluru city shall only have exclusive jurisdiction to resolve any disputes.