The website Book Club Website .(“Website”) is owned and operated by Scholastic India (hereinafter referred to as “Scholastic” or “We” or “Us”).
- We do not guarantee that the Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Website without notice. We will not be liable to the user if for any reason the Website or its content is unavailable at any time and/or for any period.
- The user is responsible for making all arrangements necessary for the user to access the Website (including, having access to an internet connection and an appropriate browser).
- The user is also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Website through the user’s registered account or otherwise are aware of these T&C and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
These T&C shall continue to be valid and binding upon the users until, the user continues to access and use the Website. We may suspend or terminate the user from the use of the Website at Our sole and absolute discretion without any notice and cause. Notwithstanding anything stated under this T&C, these T&C will survive indefinitely unless and until We choose to terminate them.
- The user must be competent and eligible to enter into legal binding agreements as determined by the provisions of Indian Contract Act, 1872.
- The user must be above 18 (eighteen) years of age and must be a citizen of India. However, if the user is below 18 (eighteen) years of age then the user must obtain consent from their parent(s) or legal guardian(s). The parent(s) or legal guardian(s) accept these T&C and agree to take responsibility for: (i) user’s actions; (ii) user’s use of any of the services, information and functions made available on the Website for the rating, commenting or blogging (iii) user’s acceptance and compliance with these T&C. If the user is below 18 (eighteen) years of age and does not have consent of their parent(s) or legal guardian(s), user must stop using/accessing the Website.
- he user should be of sound mind and should have a firm contractual capacity.
- The user may access areas of the Website that require registration by becoming a registered member and creating an account in the Website. The user agrees to be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the passwords or other account identifiers which the user may choose and all activities that occur under user’s account.
- By registering on the Website, user agrees that:
- user’s account and password are personal to the user and may not be used by anyone else to access the Website;
- user will not do anything which would assist anyone who is not a registered user to gain access to any area of the Website requiring registration; and
- user will not pass off as and/or impersonate another user.
- User agrees to notify Us immediately in case of any unauthorized use of the user’s password or account identifiers by others.
- If the user no longer wishes to have a registered account, the user may terminate his account by deleting the same as provided in the Website. If the user no longer accepts these terms and conditions, or any future modification to this T&C, user must cease using/ accessing the Website, continued use of the Website indicates user’s continued acceptance of these terms and conditions.
- If, for any reason, We believe that the user has not complied with these T&C, We may, at Our sole discretion, cancel user’s access to the registration areas of the Website immediately and without prior notice.
- We may terminate user’s registered account, at our sole discretion, by emailing the user at the email-address used for registration stating that the agreement has terminated.
- The user will not copy, reproduce, republish, download, post, transmit, distribute and/or make available to the public, or otherwise use Our Website and/ or content in any way, except the user’s personal and non-commercial use .The user also agrees not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from Our Website and/ or content. Any other use of Our Website and/ or content requires the prior written permission of Us.
- The user agrees to use Our Website only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use of Our Website.
- It is important to remember that comments submitted to a forum may be recorded and stored in multiple places, both on Our Website and elsewhere on the Internet, which are likely to be accessible for a long time and the user has no control over who will read them eventually.
- It is therefore important that the user is careful and selective about the personal information that the user may disclose about himself/ herself/ itself and others, and in particular, the user should not disclose sensitive, proprietary or confidential information in his/ her/ its comments to Our public sections/forums.
- Any commercial or promotional distribution, publishing or exploitation of the Website, or any content, code, data or materials on the Website, is strictly prohibited. Other than as expressly allowed herein, the user may not download, post, display, publish, copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit, modify, perform, broadcast, transfer, create derivative works from, sell or otherwise exploit any content, code, data or materials on or available through the Website .
- The user further agrees that he/ she/ it may not alter, edit, delete, remove, otherwise change the meaning or appearance of, or re-purpose, any of the content, code, data, or other materials on or available through the Website, including, without limitation, the alteration or removal of any trademarks, trade names, logos, service marks, or any other proprietary content or proprietary rights notices. The user acknowledges that he/ she/ it does not acquire any ownership rights by downloading any copyrighted material from or through the Website.
- If the user makes other use of the Website, or the content, code, data or materials thereon or available through the Website, except as otherwise provided above, the user may violate copyright and other laws of India, other countries, as well as applicable laws and may be subject to liability for such unauthorized use.
- The user must not misuse Our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. The user must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to Our Website, the server on which Our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to Our Website.
- In connection with submissions by users, user further agrees that he/she/it will not submit material that is personal information of himself or any other person; copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless he/she/it is the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant Company all of the license rights granted herein.
- Scholastic does not endorse any user submission or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, Scholastic expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with user submissions. Scholastic does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website, will remove all content and user submissions if properly notified that such content or user submission infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. Scholastic reserves the right to remove content and user submissions without prior notice.
- The content of the Website, including without limitation, text, copy, photographs, illustrations, graphics and other visuals, is for your personal and non-commercial use only. Any use of the Website or products or services or their contents other than for personal purposes is prohibited.
- The user may be able to link from the Website to third party sites and third party sites may link to the site (“linked sites”). The user acknowledges and agrees that We have no responsibility for the information, content, products, services, advertising, code or other materials which may or may not be provided by or through linked sites. The inclusion of any link to such sites on Our Website does not imply Scholastic’s endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation of that site.
- Scholastic disclaims any liability for links (1) from another site to this Website and (2) to another site from this Website. We cannot guarantee the standards of any site to which links are provided on this Website, nor will be held responsible for the contents of such sites, or any subsequent links.
- We do not represent or warrant that the contents of any third party site are accurate, compliant with applicable law, or compliant with copyright or other intellectual property laws. Also, we are not responsible for any form of transmission received from any linked site. Any reliance on the contents of a third party site is done at the user’s own risk and the user assumes all responsibilities and consequences resulting from such reliance.
- The content and other information on this Website is provided on an “as is” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law :
- excludes all representations and warranties relating to this Website and its content or which is or may be provided by any other third party
- excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with the disclosure of the information and/or user’s use of this Website. This includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or the user have advised Scholastic of the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to the user in any manner whatsoever including but not limited to the user’s computer, computer software, systems and programs and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and incidental damages.
- The use of this Website is entirely at the user’s own risk, and in no event shall Scholastic be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, punitive, or any other monetary or other damages, fees, fines, penalties, or liabilities arising out of or relating in any way to this Website or sites accessed through this Website, and/or content or information provided herein.
SCHOLASTIC AND ITS AFFILIATES ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENCE RELATING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY TO ANY ACTION OR INACTION USER TAKES BASED ON THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE. USER MUST EVALUATE, AND BEAR ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH THE USE OF ANY AND ALL CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY RELIANCE ON THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF SUCH CONTENT. The user’s sole and exclusive remedy for dissatisfaction with the Website is to stop using the Website.
- The user agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Scholastic , its officers, directors, employees, agents from and against any and all losses, liabilities, claims, damages, costs and expenses (including legal fees and disbursements in connection therewith and interest chargeable thereon) asserted against or incurred by Scholastic that arise out of, result from, or may be payable by virtue of, any breach or non-performance of any representation, warranty, covenant or agreement made or obligation to be performed by the user pursuant to these terms.
- The user agrees that the user is solely responsible for anything he/ she/ it may post such as any information, content, user information, personal or sensitive data or any sort of query, response, information, etc. on the Website, and that the user agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold Scholastic, its officers, directors, employees, agents harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from the user’s violation of these T&C or any claims based upon the user’s posts/submissions on the Website.
- The trademarks, logos and service marks or any other right associated with intellectual property displayed on the Website shall be the property of Scholastic. The user is not permitted to use the same.
- Unless otherwise indicated or anything contained to the contrary or any proprietary material owned by a third party and so expressly mentioned, Scholastic owns all intellectual property rights to and the Website including, without limitation, any and all rights, title and interest in and to trade names, service marks, logos, domain name, copyright, related rights, patents, utility models, designs, know-how, trade secrets, designs, graphics and inventions, goodwill, source code, meta tags, databases, text, content, graphics, icons, and hyperlinks. The user acknowledges and agrees that he/ she/ it shall not use, reproduce or distribute any content from the Website belonging to Scholastic. All those intellectual property rights arising as a result of domain names, internet or any other right available under applicable law shall vest solely and exclusively in Scholastic as the owner of such domain name.
- The users agree and acknowledge that any infringement of the Intellectual Property Rights of Scholastic will result in legal action against the user.
- Scholastic respects the intellectual property of others, and We ask Our users to do the same. Scholastic has no responsibility for content on other apps linked to the Website that you may find or access.
- It is Scholastic’s policy, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may infringe or repeatedly infringe the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Scholastic and/or others.
- All content is available on “as is” basis, without warranties, representations, or guarantees of any kind. Scholastic disclaims any and all implied warranties respecting content on Website. The opinions expressed in Website are the opinions of the individual author/ independent professional or expert and do not reflect the opinions of Scholastic
- Scholastic makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the Website’s content or the content of any sites linked to the Website and assumes no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content, (ii) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, (iii) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Website. We do not guarantee that the Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses and the users should use their own virus protection software, and/or any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Website. Scholastic does not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any hyperlinked Website/ content or featured in any banner or other advertising, and Scholastic will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of products or services.
APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
These T&C are governed by the Indian laws, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. The courts of India shall have the exclusive jurisdiction in respect of any and all legal dispute or matter arising out of user’s use and access of the Website. The parties expressly agree that in case of any dispute arising out of services rendered, access or use of the Website or content they shall make all attempts to resolve it by amicable settlement.
SHIPPING AND REFUND
All student orders will be shipped to the school’s address within 10 working days from the time the school’s order is checked out. Refunds will be processed within 3 working days from the time of request.
These T&C shall constitute the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all other terms and conditions and/ or agreements relating to the subject matter and set out the complete legal relationship between Scholastic and any other party arising from or connected with the subject matter. For the avoidance of doubt, in the case of any conflict between these T&C, and any other agreement, these T&C shall apply.
If any part of these T&C is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the T&C shall continue in effect.
Any and all notices, statements or other communication relating to any disputes, grievances experienced by the user shall be given or made in writing in the English language and delivered by electronic mail or sent by prepaid post with recorded delivery addressed to us at the following address:
With regard to online book club execution – delivery & shipping related any concern by Scholastic India Only.
If Parent have any concern over this process they can reach out to the below mentioned email id and contact detail.
Email ID :- email@example.com
PHONE No:- 0124-4842800
A-27, Ground Floor, Bharti Sigma Centre,
Infocity-1, Sec-34, Gurgaon-122001