Terms of Use

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This document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 that require publishing the rules and regulations, privacy policy and Terms of Use for access or usage of www.forzzafurniture.in.

  1. Introduction
    1. These terms and conditions of use (“Terms of Use”) describe the terms applicable to your use of this website (www.forzzafurniture.in), mobile-optimized versions of the website, digital applications, and any other media formats for the purposes of use and promotion of www.forzzafurniture.in (collectively referred to as the “Covered Sites”), and other products, software and services (together the “Services”) offered on the Covered Sites or owned and operated by Akshay Furnitures Private Limited.
    2. The Covered Sites are owned and operated by Akshay Furnitures Private Limited, a company registered under the laws of India and with its registered office at 2nd Floor, 58/10, VGP Layout Road, Kudlu Village, Madiwala Post, Bengaluru Urban, Karnataka, 560068 (“Forzza”). Accordingly, the terms “www.forzzafurniture.in”, “Forzza”, “we”, “our” and “us” in these Terms of Use refer to Akshay Furnitures Private Limited.
    3. By accessing the Covered Sites, registering with the Covered Sites, submitting any material to the Covered Sites or using any of the Services, you expressly agree to accept these Terms and Use in full. Accordingly, if you disagree with these Terms of Use or any part of these Terms of Use, you may not access or otherwise use the Covered Sites.
    4. You represent and warrant that you are an individual of legal age to form a binding contract as per the laws of India. In case you are a minor, the Covered Sites should only be used by your parent or guardian (both of whom are required to be adults as per laws of India).
  2. License
    Subject to the compliance with Terms of Use and payment of fees (if and as applicable), Forzza grants you a non-transferable, non-exclusive, license to use the Covered Sites for your personal, non-commercial use.
  3. Intellectual Property Rights
    1. Excluding the User Content (defined below), you acknowledge that all the intellectual property rights, including copyrights, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets, in the Covered Sites are owned by Forzza or Forzza’s licensors, or by the content suppliers. The provision of the Covered Sites does not transfer to you or any third party any rights, title or interest in or to such intellectual property rights. Forzza or Forzza's licensors, or content suppliers reserve all intellectual property rights not specially grated in these Terms of Use.
    2. Subject to the restrictions under Paragraph 4 (Restrictions on Use) below, you agree that all copyright and other proprietary notices on any Covered Sites content must be retained on all copies thereof.
  4. Restrictions on Use
    1. The rights granted to you under these Terms of Use are subject to the restrictions provided below.
    2. You shall not:
      1. license, sell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, distribute, host, or otherwise commercially exploit the Covered Sites, without our express written consent;
      2. you shall not modify, make derivative works of, disassemble, reverse compile or reverse engineer any part of the Covered Sites;
      3. you shall not access the Covered Sites in order to build a similar or competitive service;
      4. copy, reproduce, distribute, republish, download, displayed, poste or transmit in any form or by any means, any part of the Covered Sites, for any commercial purpose, without our express written consent;
      5. use the Covered Sites in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Covered Sites or impair the availability or accessibility of the Covered Sites or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity
      6. conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities on or in relation to the Covered Sites without our express written consent;
      7. use the Covered Sites or any part of it to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications, or for any other purposes related to marketing, without our express written consent.
  5. User Accounts
    1. You may need to register an account with us in order to use or access some of the Services on the Covered Sites, as also to generate content on the Covered Sites.
    2. To be eligible to register an account with us, you must be at least 18 (eighteen) years of age.
    3. By registering an account with us, or by logging-in using your existing social IDs, including facebook, linkedin, google+ etc. (“User Registration”); the use of which shall be governed by the terms of use and policies associated with such social IDs, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 (eighteen) years old, that all information you submit is true, accurate and complete and you shall comply with these Terms of Use. You further represent and warrant that: (a) all required registration information you submit is truthful, accurate and complete; and (b) you will maintain the accuracy of such information.
    4. Your User Registration gives you access to the Covered Sites and any Services you have subscribed to under the applicable service plan(s), if any.
    5. Your access to the Covered Sites and subscription to Services shall be valid for the territory of India only and shall not automatically entitle you to access the Covered Sites from a different geographical territory, unless specifically permitted in writing by Forzza.
    6. You will be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your User Registration and log-in details, and we will not be responsible for misuse of your User Registration by any third party, whether authorized by you or not. You may never use another user’s account without permission. You also prohibited from share your log-in details and let anyone access your account, or do anything that might put your account at risk.
    7. You are responsible for any activity on the Covered Sites arising out of any failure to keep your User Registration confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security.
    8. Forzza reserves the right to refuse to offer access to or use of the Covered Sites to any person or entity at Forzza’s sole discretion including by changing its eligibility criteria at any time.
    9. Forzza may (a) suspend your User Registration; (b) cancel your User Registration, and/or (c) edit your User Registration, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
  6. User Content
    1. The Covered Sites may allow visitors and users to submit to, or use with, the Covered Sites, information and content (“User Content”). Such User Content is neither pre-screened nor verified by Forzza. Accordingly, Forzza does not claim any liability for any consequence arising out of or in connection with such User Content. While we will do our best to monitor, reject, edit or remove such User Content (as applicable), we neither endorse the opinions expressed in the User Content nor guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any of the User Content. You therefore agree to use the User Content for informational purposes only and any reliance placed on the same shall be solely at your own risk.
    2. You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, store, adapt, publish, translate, prepare derivative works from, publicly display, distribute, incorporate into other works, and otherwise use your User Content. You hereby irrevocably waive all your moral rights in your User Content, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
    3. You hereby represent and warrant that your User Content does not violate User Content Rules (defined in Paragraph 7 below). You hereby agree that Forzza has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. Forzza takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
  7. User Content Rules
    1. You agree that any User Content posted, submitted or in any way made available by you on the Covered Sites shall comply with User Content Rules provided herein.
    2. You shall not host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information (in any media or form), whether in the form of an article, comment, query, response, review or otherwise, that, inter alia:
      1. Violates these Terms of Use or any applicable law;
      2. Infringes upon any third party’s intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights including but not limited to copyright, patent, trade mark, database rights and trade secrets;
      3. Is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint;
      4. Is harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, pornographic, libelous, or invasive of another's privacy, or harmful to minors in any way;
      5. Harasses, degrades, intimidates or is hateful toward an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;
      6. Includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person’s explicit consent.
      7. Is false, deceptive, misleading, deceitful, or constitute impersonation of any person or entity;
      8. Is unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of duplicative or unsolicited messages, whether commercial or otherwise;
      9. Links directly or indirectly to, make reference to, or describe, goods or services that are prohibited under these Terms of Use or applicable law;
      10. Consist of or contain software viruses that restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Covered Sites or the Services offered on them.
    3. The above is a non-exhaustive list which the Users should use this as an indicative guide.
    4. Forzza’s rights under these Terms of Use in relation to User Content, does not impose any additional obligation on Forzza to monitor the submission / publication of User Content on the Covered Sites.
  8. Mobile Apps and Third-Party Services
    1. When you use the Covered Sites, you may also be using the services of one or more third-party service providers, including wireless carrier, mobile platform provider, or application store (e.g. GooglePlay, Apple iPhone Store, Windows Store etc.). The use of these third-party services by you shall be subject to separate policies, terms of use, privacy policy, and fees of these third parties (including fees for downloading and using mobile applications, and any operator network and roaming charges), and you hereby explicitly agree to comply with same.
    2. You may use third-party payment gateway to make payments to us, or to other vendors through the Covered Sites. The processing of payments will be subject to the terms, conditions and privacy policies of the payment processor, in addition to these Terms of Use, and you hereby explicitly agree to comply with same. The terms of your payment will be based on your payment method and may be determined by agreements between you and the financial institution, credit card issuer or other provider of your payment method. We are not responsible for any error by the payment processor.
  9. External Content
    1. The Covered Sites might contain links to third-party websites, services, and advertisements for third parties. Third party websites may in turn link to the Covered Sites. You acknowledge and agree that third party websites, advertisements and services are not under the control of Forzza and Forzza is not responsible for the information, content, products, services, advertising, or other materials which may be provided therein (“External Content”).
    2. The inclusion of any link to such External Content on the Covered Sites does not imply Forzza’s endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation of such External Content. Forzza specifically states that the links to External Content have been provided for convenience purpose and Forzza does not review, approve, monitor, warrant, make any representations, or assume any liability whatsoever in connection with the use or reliance of such External Content.
    3. We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party websites or services that you click on or use.
  10. Use of Cookies and Analytical Tools
    1. We use data collection devices such as “cookies” on certain pages of the Covered Sites to manage our users’ sessions, store preferences, serve ads, track information, help analyse our web page flow, measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety.
    2. The types of information cookies collect may include personal information such as your name, contact details, personal preferences, and details of your use of the Covered Sites.
    3. You have the ability to either accept or decline the use of cookies on your computer / device, whether you are registered with us or not. Typically, you can configure your browser to not accept cookies. However, declining the use of cookies may limit your access to certain features of the Covered Sites.
    4. We may also allow third-party advertising companies and marketing services companies to serve ads and other content when you visit the Covered Sites and elsewhere on the internet and in other media. These third-party service providers may place third-party cookies and use the information about your visits, buying behavior, browsing history, preferences, to this Covered Sites and elsewhere to serve ads and other content to you. We cannot control or access cookies used by third-party service providers.
    5. In addition, we may provide your personal information to marketing services companies on an anonymous and aggregate basis to allow them to market their products or services, or for other marketing purposes. This may be information we received from you offline and online.
    6. For more details on the types of cookies used on the Covered Sites and guidance on how you may disable cookies, please view our Cookie Consent and Privacy Policy at www.forzzafurniture.in which is hereby incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference
  11. Privacy Policy
    specific measures we take to protect your personal information. The Privacy Policy is hereby incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference.
  12. Loyalty Program
    1. Forzza operates a Loyalty Card Rewards Program (“Rewards Program”). By participating in our Rewards Program, you agree to the following terms and conditions:
    2. To join our Rewards Program, you must indicate that you are interested in joining our Rewards Program at the time of making a purchase on the Covered Sites.
    3. Once we receive your request, we will send you an email with your loyalty card number (“Loyalty Card”).
    4. As part of our Rewards Program you may be entitled to (a) getting first and exclusive access to our new arrivals, (b) discounts, (c) free consultation with an interior designer, and/or (d) exclusive giveaways from us.
    5. By presenting your Loyalty Card at the time of purchase, you will earn points each time you purchase a product on the Covered Site.
    6. The number of points you earn depends on the product. You'll find information about how to earn and redeem points on our website at [www.forzzafurniture.in].
    7. You will be required to enter your Loyalty Card in order to redeem the reward points that you have accumulated.
    8. You cannot redeem or exchange your points for cash.
    9. You cannot sell or transfer your points to anyone.
    10. We reserve the right to terminate your membership in our Rewards Program if you don't use your Loyalty Card to earn or redeem points for 6 consecutive months, or if we believe that you have engaged in fraudulent or unlawful activity or failed to comply with the above terms and conditions.
  13. Limitations and Exclusions of Liability
    1. All information, content, materials, products (including software) and Services included on or otherwise made available to you on or through the Covered Sites are provided on an “as is” without any representations or warranties, and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
    2. Forzza does not warrant that the information, content, materials, products (including software) or other Services included on or otherwise made available to you on or through the Covered Sites (whether by Forzza, its suppliers, content providers and advertisers), Forzza’s servers or electronic communications sent by Forzza are free of viruses or other harmful components.
    3. Forzza shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for business losses, loss of contracts or business relationships, profits, data, database, software or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or failure of the Covered Sites and any materials posted thereon, products (including software) or other Services or otherwise made available to you on or through the Covered Sites, irrespective of whether such damages were foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at common law or otherwise.
    4. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Forzza does not warrant or represent:
      1. the completeness or accuracy of the information published on the Covered Sites;
      2. the fitness of any product sold on the Covered Site for the purpose it is purchased;
      3. that the material on the Covered Sites is up to date;
      4. that the Covered Sites or any Service on the Covered Sites will remain available.
    5. You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees to the extent permitted by law and, having regard to that interest, you agree that you will not bring any claim personally against our officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the Covered Sites or these Terms of Use.
    6. The laws of certain jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations may not apply to you, and you might have additional rights.
  14. Breach of Terms of Use
    Without prejudice to Forzza’s other rights under these Terms of Use, if you breach these Terms of Use in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including (a) temporarily suspend your access to the Covered Sites, (b) permanently prohibit you from accessing the Covered Sites, (c) blocking computers / devices using your IP address from accessing the Covered Sites, (d) contacting any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to the Covered Sites, (e) commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; and/or (f) suspend or delete your User Registration.
  15. Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
    1. These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India.
    2. Any disputes relating to these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Bengaluru.
  16. Severability
    If a provision of these Terms of Use is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
  17. Entire Agreement
    These Terms of Use, together with the Cookie Consent and Privacy Policy, [Return and Refund Policy] constitute the entire agreement between you and Forzza in relation to your use of the Covered Sites, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of the Covered Sites. Please note, however, that other aspects of your use of Services may be governed by additional agreements, including service level agreements and software license agreements (“Individual Service Agreement”). You will agree to terms and conditions of such Individual Service Agreement when you sign up for that particular product, function, or service. An Individual Service Agreement supplements these Terms of Use. If any term of this Agreement expressly conflicts with any term of an Individual Service Agreement, the conflicting term in the Individual Service Agreement will control. All other terms and conditions in both this Agreement and the Individual Service Agreement will remain in force.
  18. Changes to the Terms of Use
    Forzza reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of the Terms of Use, in whole or in part, at any time. If we make any substantial changes to these Terms of Use, we may notify you by prominently posting notice of the changes on the Covered Sites. Any changes will be effective upon expiry of three (3) calendar days following our posting of notice of the changes on the Covered Sites. These changes will be effective immediately for new users of our Covered Sites. Your continued use of the Covered Sites and/or the Services made available on or through the Covered Sites after any changes to the Terms of Use are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes.
  19. Indemnification
    You agree to indemnify and hold each of Forzza, its directors, representatives, employees and contractors, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable solicitors’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Covered Sites and / or any Services therein, the breach of these Terms of Use by you, or the infringement by you of any intellectual property or other right of any other person or entity.
  20. Confidentiality
    Subject to the express permissions of these Terms of Use, you and us will protect each other’s Confidential Information from unauthorized use, access or disclosure in the same manner as each protects its own Confidential Information, but with no less than reasonable care. Except as otherwise expressly permitted pursuant to these Terms of Use, each of us may use each other’s Confidential Information solely to exercise our respective rights and perform our respective obligations under these Terms of Use and shall disclose such Confidential Information solely to those of our respective employees, representatives and agents who have a need to know such Confidential Information for such purposes and who are bound to maintain the confidentiality of, and not misuse, such Confidential Information. The term ‘Confidential Information’ shall mean all information disclosed or accessed by you to us or by us to you which is labeled “confidential” (or with a similar legend) or which a reasonable person would understand to be confidential given the nature of the information and circumstances of disclosure. For purposes of these Terms of Use, User Content and User Registration shall be deemed Confidential Information. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Confidential Information shall not include information that (a) was already known to the receiving party at the time of disclosure by the disclosing party; (b) was or is obtained by the receiving party by a third party not known by the receiving party to be under an obligation of confidentiality with respect to such information; (c) is or becomes generally available to the public other than by violation of these Terms of Use; or (d) was or is independently developed by the receiving party without use of the disclosing party’s Confidential Information.
  21. Communication
    1. If you need to give us notice of anything, including infringement of your rights, or any other non-compliance of any User Content with these Terms of Use, or you have any questions on these Terms of Use, please write to us at 2nd Floor, 58/10, VGP Layout Road, Kudlu Village, Madiwala Post, Bengaluru Urban, Karnataka, 560068 or enquiry@forzzafurniture.in.
    2. If we need to give you notice of anything, we shall write to you at the email address you provide to us.

© 2018 AKSHAY FURNITURES PRIVATE LIMITED, 2nd Floor, 58/10, VGP Layout Road, Kudlu Village, Madiwala Post, Bengaluru Urban, Karnataka, 560068, registered under the Companies Act, 1956 bearing CIN U36109KA2003PTC032113 All rights reserved. Version 1.0 dated 1st September 2018