Terms of Service
BY CLICKING THE “CONFIRM” BUTTON DISPLAYED AS PART OF THE LOGIN PROCESS, YOU AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS (THE “AGREEMENT”) GOVERNING YOUR USE OF VALUEHIRE.COM’S ONLINE SERVICE, INCLUDING OFFLINE COMPONENTS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “SERVICE”). IF YOU ARE ENTERING INTO THIS AGREEMENT ON BEHALF OF A COMPANY OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITY, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO BIND SUCH ENTITY TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, IN WHICH CASE THE TERMS “YOU” OR “YOUR” SHALL REFER TO SUCH ENTITY. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE SUCH AUTHORITY, OR IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MUST NOT CLICK ON THE “CONFIRM” BUTTON IN THE LOGIN PAGE, REQUEST A PAID SUBSCRIPTION, OR USE THE SERVICE.
As part of the Service, Valuehire will provide you with use of the Service, including a browser interface and data encryption, transmission, access and storage. Your registration for, or use of, the Service shall be deemed to be your agreement to abide by this Agreement including any materials available on the Valuehire.com website incorporated by reference herein, including but not limited to Valuehire’s privacy and security policies. For reference, a Definitions section is included at the end of this Agreement.
1. Privacy and Security; Disclosure
Valuehire’s privacy and security policies may be viewed at http://valuehire.com/privacy.html. Valuehire reserves the right to modify its privacy and security policies in its reasonable discretion from time to time. Note that because the Service is a hosted, online application, Valuehire occasionally may need to notify all users of the Service (whether or not they have opted out as described above) of important announcements regarding the operation of the Service. If you become a paying customer of the Service, you agree that Valuehire can disclose the fact that you are a paying customer and the edition of the Service that you are using.
2. License Grant and Restrictions
Valuehire hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, worldwide right to use the Service, solely for your own internal business purposes, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. All rights not expressly granted to you are reserved by Valuehire and its licensors. You may not access the Service if you are a direct competitor of Valuehire. In addition, you may not access the Service for purposes of monitoring its availability, performance or functionality, or for any other benchmarking or competitive purposes. You shall not (i) license, sublicense, sell, resell, transfer, assign, distribute or otherwise commercially exploit or make available to any third party the Service or the Content in any way; (ii) modify or make derivative works based upon the Service or the Content; (iii) create Internet “links” to the Service or “frame” or “mirror” any Content on any other server or wireless or Internet-based device; or (iv) reverse engineer or access the Service in order to (a) build a competitive product or service, (b) build a product using similar ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Service, or (c) copy any ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Service. User licenses cannot be shared or used by more than one individual User but may be reassigned from time to time to new Users who are replacing former Users who have terminated employment or otherwise changed job status or function and no longer use the Service. You may use the Service only for your internal business purposes and shall not: (i) send spam or otherwise duplicative or unsolicited messages in violation of applicable laws; (ii) send or store infringing, obscene, threatening, libelous, or otherwise unlawful or tortious material, including material harmful to children or violative of third party privacy rights; (iii) send or store material containing software viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful computer code, files, scripts, agents or programs; (iv) interfere with or disrupt the integrity or performance of the Service or the data contained therein; or (v) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service or its related systems or networks.
3. Your Responsibilities
You are responsible for all activity occurring under your User accounts and shall abide by all applicable local, state, national and foreign laws, treaties and regulations in connection with your use of the Service, including those related to data privacy, international communications and the transmission of technical or personal data. You shall: (i) notify Valuehire immediately of any unauthorized use of any password or account or any other known or suspected breach of security; (ii) report to Valuehire immediately and use reasonable efforts to stop immediately any copying or distribution of Content that is known or suspected by you or your Users; and (iii) not impersonate another Valuehire user or provide false identity information to gain access to or use the Service.
4. Account Information and Data
Valuehire does not own any data, information or material that you submit to the Service in the course of using the Service (“Customer Data”). You, not Valuehire, shall have sole responsibility for the accuracy, quality, integrity, legality, reliability, appropriateness, and intellectual property ownership or right to use of all Customer Data, and Valuehire shall not be responsible or liable for the deletion, correction, destruction, damage, loss or failure to store any Customer Data. In the event this Agreement is terminated (other than by reason of your breach), Valuehire will make available to you a file of the Customer Data within 30 days of termination if you so request at the time of termination. Valuehire reserves the right to withhold, remove and/or discard Customer Data without notice for any breach, including, without limitation, your non-payment. Upon termination for cause, your right to access or use Customer Data immediately ceases, and Valuehire shall have no obligation to maintain or forward any Customer Data.
5. Intellectual Property Ownership
iReflecton Solutions Pvt Ltd (henceforth called “Valuehire”) alone (and its licensors, where applicable) shall own all right, title and interest, including all related Intellectual Property Rights, in and to the Valuehire Technology, the Content and the Service and any suggestions, ideas, enhancement requests, feedback, recommendations or other information provided by you or any other party relating to the Service. This Agreement is not a sale and does not convey to you any rights of ownership in or related to the Service, the Valuehire Technology or the Intellectual Property Rights owned by Valuehire. The Valuehire name, the Valuehire logo, and the product names associated with the Service are trademarks of Valuehire and no right or license is granted to use them.
6. Third Party Interactions
During use of the Service, you may enter into correspondence with, purchase goods and/or services from, or participate in promotions of advertisers or sponsors showing their goods and/or services through the Service. Any such activity, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such activity, is solely between you and the applicable third-party. Valuehire and its licensors shall have no liability, obligation or responsibility for any such correspondence, purchase or promotion between you and any such third-party. Valuehire does not endorse any sites on the Internet that are linked through the Service. Valuehire provides these links to you only as a matter of convenience, and in no event shall Valuehire or its licensors be responsible for any content, products, or other materials on or available from such sites. Valuehire provides the Service to you pursuant to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. You recognize, however, that certain third-party providers of ancillary software, hardware or services may require your agreement to additional or different license or other terms prior to your use of or access to such software, hardware or services.
7. Charges and Payment of Fees
You shall pay all fees or charges to your account in accordance with the fees, charges, and billing terms in effect at the time a fee or charge is due and payable. Payments must be made in advance through online payment gateways or bank transfers. All payment obligations are non-cancellable and all amounts paid are nonrefundable. You are responsible for paying for all User licenses ordered for the entire License Term, whether or not such User licenses are actively used. An authorized License Administrator may add licenses by writing to us or using the Online Order Center. Added licenses will be subject to the following: (i) added licenses will be coterminous with the preexisting License Term (either Initial Term or renewal term); (ii) the license fee for the added licenses will be the then current, generally applicable license fee; and (iii) licenses added in the middle of a billing month will be charged in full for that billing month. Valuehire reserves the right to modify its fees and charges and to introduce new charges at any time, upon at least 30 days prior notice to you, which notice may be provided by e-mail. All pricing terms are confidential, and you agree not to disclose them to any third party.
8. Excess Data Storage Fees
If the amount of disk storage required exceeds the free limit provided, you will be charged the then-current storage fees. Valuehire will use reasonable efforts to notify you when the average storage used reaches approximately 90% of the maximum; however, any failure by Valuehire to so notify you shall not affect your responsibility for such additional storage charges. Valuehire reserves the right to establish or modify its general practices and limits relating to storage of Customer Data.
9. Billing and Renewal
Valuehire charges and collects in advance for use of the Service. Valuehire will automatically renew and issue an invoice to you or as otherwise mutually agreed upon. The renewal charge will be equal to the then-current number of total User licenses times the license fee in effect during the prior term, unless Valuehire has given you at least 30 days prior written notice of a fee increase, which shall be effective upon renewal and thereafter. Fees for other services will be charged on an as-quoted basis. Valuehire’s fees are exclusive of all taxes, levies, or duties imposed by taxing authorities, and you shall be responsible for payment of all such taxes, levies, or duties as applicable to you. You agree to provide Valuehire with complete and accurate billing and contact information. This information includes your legal company / entity name, street address, fax, e-mail address, and name and telephone number of an authorized billing contact and License Administrator. You agree to update this information within 30 days of any change to it. If the contact information you have provided is false or fraudulent, Valuehire reserves the right to terminate your access to the Service in addition to any other legal remedies. Unless Valuehire in its discretion determines otherwise: (i) entities with headquarters and a majority of users resident in India will be billed in Indian Rupees and subject to Indian payment terms and pricing schemes (“Indian Customers”); (ii) all other entities outside of India will be billed in U.S. Dollars and be subject to non-Indian payment terms and pricing schemes at the discretion of Valuehire (“Non-Indian Customers”). If you believe your bill is incorrect, you must contact us in writing within 7 days of the invoice date of the invoice containing the amount in question to be eligible to receive an adjustment or credit.
10. Non-Payment and Suspension
In addition to any other rights granted to Valuehire herein, Valuehire reserves the right to suspend or terminate this Agreement and your access to the Service if your account becomes delinquent (falls into arrears). Delinquent invoices (accounts in arrears) are subject to interest of 1.5% per month on any outstanding balance, or the maximum permitted by law, whichever is less, plus all expenses of collection. You will continue to be charged for User licenses during any period of suspension. If you or Valuehire initiates termination of this Agreement, you will be obligated to pay the balance due on your account computed in accordance with the Charges and Payment of Fees section above. You agree that Valuehire may charge such unpaid fees to your Paypal account or otherwise bill you for such unpaid fees. Valuehire reserves the right to impose a reconnection fee in the event you are suspended and thereafter request access to the Service. You agree and acknowledge that Valuehire has no obligation to retain Customer Data and that such Customer Data may be irretrievably deleted if your account is 30 days or more delinquent.
11. Termination upon Expiration/Reduction in Number of Licenses
This Agreement commences on the Effective Date. For all editions, the Initial Term will be as you elect during the online subscription process or as otherwise mutually agreed upon in an Order Form, commencing on the date you agree to pay for the Service by completing the online subscription form, or on the start date of the Order Form. Upon the expiration of the Initial Term, this Agreement will automatically renew for successive renewal terms equal in duration to the Initial Term (or one year, if the Initial Term is greater than one year) at Valuehire’s then current fees. Either party may terminate this Agreement or reduce the number of licenses, effective only upon the expiration of the then current License Term, by notifying the other party in writing at least five (5) business days prior to the date of the invoice for the following term. In the case of free trials, notifications provided through the Service indicating the remaining number of days in the free trial shall constitute notice of termination. In the event this Agreement is terminated (other than by reason of your breach), Valuehire will make available to you a file of the Customer Data within 30 days of termination if you so request at the time of termination. You agree and acknowledge that Valuehire has no obligation to retain the Customer Data, and may delete such Customer Data, more than 30 days after termination.
12. Termination for Cause
Any breach of your payment obligations or unauthorized use of the Valuehire Technology or Service will be deemed a material breach of this Agreement. Valuehire, in its sole discretion, may terminate your password, account or use of the Service if you breach or otherwise fail to comply with this Agreement. In addition, Valuehire may terminate a free account at any time in its sole discretion. You agree and acknowledge that Valuehire has no obligation to retain the Customer Data, and may delete such Customer Data, if you have materially breached this Agreement, including but not limited to failure to pay outstanding fees, and such breach has not been cured within 30 days of notice of such breach.
13. Representations and Warranties
Each party represents and warrants that it has the legal power and authority to enter into this Agreement. Valuehire represents and warrants that it will provide the Service in a manner consistent with general industry standards reasonably applicable to the provision thereof and that the Service will perform substantially in accordance with the online Valuehire help documentation under normal use and circumstances. You represent and warrant that you have not falsely identified yourself nor provided any false information to gain access to the Service and that your billing information is correct.
14. Mutual Indemnification
You shall indemnify and hold Valuehire, its licensors and each such party’s parent organizations, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, attorneys and agents harmless from and against any and all claims, costs, damages, losses, liabilities and expenses (including attorneys’ fees and costs).Valuehire shall indemnify and hold you and your parent organizations, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, attorneys and agents harmless from and against any and all claims, costs, damages, losses, liabilities and expenses (including attorneys’ fees and costs).
15. Disclaimer of Warranties
VALUEHIRE AND ITS LICENSORS MAKE NO REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, OR GUARANTY AS TO THE RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SERVICE OR ANY CONTENT. VALUEHIRE AND ITS LICENSORS DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT (A) THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE SECURE, TIMELY, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR OPERATE IN COMBINATION WITH ANY HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, OPERTAING SYSTEM, BROWSERS OR DATA, (B) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS, (C) ANY STORED DATA WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (D) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS, (E) ERRORS OR DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR (F) THE SERVICE OR THE SERVER(S) THAT MAKE THE SERVICE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE SERVICE AND ALL CONTENT IS PROVIDED TO YOU STRICTLY ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. ALL CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW BY VALUEHIRE AND ITS LICENSORS.
16. Internet Delays
VALUEHIRE’S SERVICES MAY BE SUBJECT TO LIMITATIONS, DELAYS, AND OTHER PROBLEMS INHERENT IN THE USE OF THE INTERNET AND ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS. VALUEHIRE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DELAYS, DELIVERY FAILURES, OR OTHER DAMAGE RESULTING FROM SUCH PROBLEMS.
17. Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL EITHER PARTY’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY EXCEED THE AMOUNTS ACTUALLY PAID BY AND/OR DUE FROM YOU IN THE THREE (3) MONTH PERIOD IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH CLAIM. IN NO EVENT SHALL EITHER PARTY AND/OR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO ANYONE FOR ANY INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY TYPE OR KIND (INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THIS SERVICE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, OR FOR ANY CONTENT OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE SERVICE, ANY INTERRUPTION, INACCURACY, ERROR OR OMISSION, REGARDLESS OF CAUSE IN THE CONTENT, EVEN IF THE PARTY FROM WHICH DAMAGES ARE BEING SOUGHT OR SUCH PARTY’S LICENSORS HAVE BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
18. Additional Rights
Certain states and/or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or limitation of liability for incidental, consequential or certain other types of damages, so the exclusions set forth above may not apply to you.
19. Local Laws and Export Control
This site provides services and uses software and technology that may be subject to Indian Government controls. Valuehire and its licensors make no representation that the Service is appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you use the Service from outside India, you are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable laws, including without limitation export and import regulations of other countries.
Valuehire may give notice by means of a general notice on the Service, electronic mail to your e-mail address on record in Valuehire’s account information, fax or by written communication sent by registered post / first class mail or pre-paid post to your address on record in Valuehire’s account information. Such notice shall be deemed to have been given upon the expiration of 48 hours after mailing or posting (if sent by first class mail or pre-paid post) or 12 hours after sending (if sent by email). You may give notice to Valuehire (such notice shall be deemed given when received by Valuehire) at any time by any of the following: letter sent by registered post to Valuehire / letter delivered by nationally recognized overnight delivery service or first class postage prepaid mail to Valuehire at the following addresses (whichever is appropriate): iReflecton Solutions Pvt Ltd, C-55, 2nd floor, Sector 2, Noida, UP 201301, India addressed to the attention of: Director.
21. Modification to Terms
Valuehire reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions of this Agreement or its policies relating to the Service at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Agreement on the Service. You are responsible for regularly reviewing this Agreement. Use of the Service after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.
22. Assignment; Change in Control
This Agreement may not be assigned by you without the prior written approval of Valuehire but may be assigned without your consent by Valuehire to (i) a parent or subsidiary, (ii) an acquirer of assets, or (iii) a successor by merger. Any purported assignment in violation of this section shall be void. Any actual or proposed change in control of you that results or would result in a direct competitor of Valuehire directly or indirectly owning or controlling 50% or more of you shall entitle Valuehire to terminate this Agreement for cause immediately upon written notice.
With respect to all Customers, this Agreement shall be in jurisdiction of the New Delhi High court, without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction, and any disputes, actions, claims or causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Agreement or the Service shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the New Delhi High court. If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the invalid or unenforceable provision(s), with all other provisions remaining in full force and effect. No joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Valuehire as a result of this agreement or use of the Service. The failure of Valuehire to enforce any right or provision in this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by Valuehire in writing. This Agreement, together with any applicable Order Form, comprises the entire agreement between you and Valuehire and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements, whether written or oral, between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein.