Terms of Use

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First off, thank you so much for trying out Mesh. Here is a quick detailing of our terms and conditions relating to use of our product and service. We have included a Most Important Terms for easy reference followed by the detailed terms. Your acceptance and/or continuing to use the services will imply that you have accepted the complete detailed terms.


TERMS OF USE


Most Important Terms

- Mesh is a technology platform, available over an Android & iOS mobile application, that enables users to connect with one another over a chat interface for business networking and related opportunities (the "Product").

- BY CLICKING SIGN UP OR CONTINUING TO USE AND/OR ACCESS THE APP YOU ACCEPT THE TERMS OF USE AND AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THE SAME. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE TERMS OF USE HEREIN, YOU HAVE THE CHOICE TO NOT USE OR ACCESS THE APP.

- IN NO EVENT SHALL MESH BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF REVENUES, PROFITS, BUSINESS, GOODWILL, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, DATA OR ANY OTHER TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE LOSSES, IN CONNECTION WITH THE APP, PRODUCT OR SERVICES.

- You own the content or information that you post to Mesh and are solely be responsible for any content that you provide, share or upload to the App, including any text, data, url, link, information, images, photographs, music, sound, video or any other material which you may upload, transmit or store when making use of the App. You expressly agree that by posting, uploading, listing or exhibiting content on the App you grant Mesh a worldwide, transferable and sublicensable right to store, use, copy, modify, distribute, reproduce, publish, process and distribute the content to a set of, any, or all users of the App or outside of it to other services (when shared by you), without any further consent, notice or compensation to you.

- Currently Mesh does not levy any fee for visiting, accessing, browsing or using its App or Services. However, Data and SMS charges may be applicable as per your telecom operator's plan and charges when visiting, accessing, browsing or using App it's Product and Services.

- While Mesh undertakes reasonable measure, it does not make any representation or Warranty towards App availability and performance, including but not limited to, quality, accuracy, reliability, security, scalability and speed of the Product and/ or Services. You also understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or promise that the App will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties.

- IN NO EVENT SHALL MESH BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF REVENUES, PROFITS, BUSINESS, GOODWILL, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, DATA OR ANY OTHER TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE LOSSES, IN CONNECTION WITH THE APP, PRODUCT OR SERVICES.

- Your privacy is important to us. In order to ensure this we minimize the data we collect, however in order for you to access and use our service we still do require to collect some data. 

- It is important for you to know that currently Mesh stores all user content, including messages between users (including in a group) on its servers. We are working hard to remove this requirement however it is important for users to note that Mesh is not a data backup or storage service provider and hence gives no guarantee of availability of any content posted on it's Product or Services.


1. GENERAL INFORMATION

These Terms of Use relate to use of the Mesh mobile application as available on the Android and iOS App Store (herein after referred to as the "App"), and are a legally binding agreement entered into between you, the User, and Mini Venture Lab Private Limited, a Company incorporated under the Government of India's Companies Act 2013, bearing CIN U74999HR2018PTC077036, which owns and operates the App (herein after referred to as "Company" or "Mesh" and referenced by words like "we" "us" "our").

Terms of Use shall be governed by the laws in India and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Delhi. Any dispute or difference arising out of this Terms of Use shall be resolved amicably between the parties, failing which any party can refer such dispute to arbitration as per Arbitration and Conciliation act, 1996.

This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures.

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.

The words visitor, user, you hereunder refer to the person visiting, opening, accessing, browsing through and/or using the App at any point in time.

BY CLICKING SIGN UP OR CONTINUING TO USE AND/OR ACCESS THE APP YOU ACCEPT THE TERMS OF USE AND AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THE SAME. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE TERMS OF USE HEREIN, YOU HAVE THE CHOICE TO NOT USE OR ACCESS THE APP.

These Terms of Use may be revised from time to time, at the sole discretion of Mesh, and users are advised to view these from time to time prior to using the App. Mesh will, however, on a best effort basis, attempt to inform users of any changes via emails or in-app alerts or SMS to their registered email id / device id or mobile number in addition to providing the updated terms on the App. It is the users responsibility to check updated terms made before using the App.


2. PRODUCT & SERVICES

Mesh is a technology platform, available over an Android & iOS mobile application, that enables users to connect with one another over a chat interface for business networking and related opportunities (the "Product").

It allows users to invite and join conversations or groups created and managed by other users. It also allows users to post updates (under the Buzz section of the App), share project opportunities (under the Gigs section of the App) and post information on upcoming events (under the Events section of the App). Each of these maybe referred to individually as "Service" or collectively as the "Services").

All elements of the Product, Services, content and information made available to you through this app are provided on "as is" and "as available" basis without any representation or warranties, express or implied except otherwise specified in writing. Mesh does not warrant that the Product and/or Services will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free. Mesh will not be liable to you in any way, or in relation to the Product, Services, content and information, or use of, or otherwise in connection with the App.

IN NO EVENT SHALL MESH BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF REVENUES, PROFITS, BUSINESS, GOODWILL, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, DATA OR ANY OTHER TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE LOSSES, IN CONNECTION WITH THE APP, PRODUCT OR SERVICES.

Mesh reserves the right to apply limits to certain Services for e.g. limiting the number of members in a group. Note that currently there are no limits to number of users in a group.

Mesh may, at its sole discretion, decide to stop the App, Product and/or Services, giving reasonable notice to users. In such an event, all content and data stored on the App, Product or Services may not be recoverable.


3. ELIGIBILITY, ACCOUNT & TERMINATION

Use of the App is available only to persons above the age of Eighteen (18) years. If you are under the age of 18 years, you shall not register as a User of the App, and if you wish to use or transact on the App, such use or transaction may be made by your legal guardian or parents on the App. Mesh reserves the right to terminate your account and / or refuse to provide you access to the App or Site if it is brought to our notice or if it is discovered that you are under the age of 18 years.

Mesh uses a mobile number authentication and verification method for use of the App. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality, and safe keeping, of your mobile number and mobile device. Furthermore, you shall be responsible for all activities that occur under your mobile number.

MESH IS A SERVICE FOR REAL PERSONS. AS SUCH ANY INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE MUST BE REAL AND ACCURATE AND IF REQUIRED, BE AVAILABLE FOR AUTHENTICATION VIA A RELEVANT DOCUMENT SUCH AS PASSPORT, DRIVERS LICENSE, EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT AND SO ON.

You agree that if you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete or if Mesh has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or not in accordance with the Terms of Use, Mesh shall have the right to indefinitely suspend or terminate or block access of your account on the App and refuse to provide you with access to the App.

Mesh may, at its sole discretion, with or without reason, and with or without prior notice, blacklist your account and terminate your access to the App if you have violated any terms of this Terms of Use or any other terms. You also agree that any violation by You of the Terms of Use may cause irreparable harm to Mesh, for which monetary damages may be inadequate, and you consent to Mesh obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief that Mesh deems necessary or appropriate in such circumstances.


4. CONTENT, LICENSE TO USE & PROHIBITED ITEMS

You own the content or information that you post to Mesh and are solely be responsible for any content that you provide, share or upload to the App, including any text, data, url, link, information, images, photographs, music, sound, video or any other material which you may upload, transmit or store when making use of the App. You expressly agree that by posting, uploading, listing or exhibiting content on the App you grant Mesh a worldwide, transferable and sublicensable right to store, use, copy, modify, distribute, reproduce, publish, process and distribute the content to a set of, any, or all users of the App or outside of it to other services (when shared by you), without any further consent, notice or compensation to you.

Mesh does not screen, nor is responsible for, any content uploaded on its App, and does not guarantee in any way that any content visible on or via its platform has been screened. Mesh does not warrant, nor makes any representations that content provided on the App is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free and Mesh assumes no liability in this regard.

Users must not host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any product, content or information that:

(a) belongs to another person and to which the user does not have any right to;

(b) is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever;

(c) harm minors in any way;

(d) infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;

(e) violates any law for the time being in force;

(f) deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature;

(g) impersonate another person;

(h) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource;

(i) threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognisable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation.


5. FEES & CHARGES

Currently Mesh does not levy any fee for visiting, accessing, browsing or using its App or Services. However, Data and SMS charges may be applicable as per your telecom operator's plan and charges when visiting, accessing, browsing or using App it's Product and Services.

Furthermore, Mesh may at its sole discretion introduce new services and/or modify some or all of the existing Services offered by it. In such an event Mesh reserves the right to amend or introduce fees for such new or existing Services. Changes to fees and charges shall be posted on the App and such changes shall automatically become effective immediately after they are posted on the App.


6. NO WARRANTY

All elements of the Product, Services, content and information made available to you through this app are provided on "as is" and "as available" basis without any representation or warranties, express or implied except otherwise specified in writing. Mesh will not be liable to you in any way, or in relation to the Product, Services, content and information, or use of, or otherwise in connection with the App. While Mesh undertakes reasonable measure, it does not make any representation or Warranty towards App availability and performance, including but not limited to, quality, accuracy, reliability, security, scalability and speed of the Product and/ or Services. You also understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or promise that the App will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements.

You also understand and agree to indemnify, and to not hold Mesh accountable, in the event of a unauthorised and/or forced data breach. Mesh uses reliable cloud service providers but makes no warranty or guarantee that its App, Product or Services are free from risk of hacking, unauthorised breach.

Furthermore, Mesh is not responsible for any non-performance or breach of any contract entered into between users. Mesh cannot and does not guarantee that the concerned users will perform or conclude any action or transaction discussed or committed on the App. Mesh shall not and is not required to mediate or resolve any dispute or disagreement between users. Users are advised to engage with known persons /users or independently verify the bona fides of any particular user that they choose to deal with on the App.


7. INDEMNIFICATION & LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

You shall indemnify and keep indemnified Mesh, its affiliates, subsidiaries, group companies, and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees, against any liability, damage, expense, claim or cost (including reasonable legal fees and costs) suffered by or directly or indirectly arising out of your breach of these Terms of Use or your violation of any law, rules or regulations or the rights (including infringement of intellectual property rights) of a third party.

IN NO EVENT SHALL MESH BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF REVENUES, PROFITS, BUSINESS, GOODWILL, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, DATA OR ANY OTHER TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE LOSSES, IN CONNECTION WITH THE APP, PRODUCT OR SERVICES.

Notwithstanding anything written or otherwise, Mesh's liability in contract, tort or otherwise (including negligence) howsoever arising out of or in connection with these terms shall not exceed, in total, regardless of the number of claims, in respect of all matters, an amount equal to the amount of any fees & charges paid by you Mesh. Where no such fees & charges are payable the limit of liability shall be Rs.1 (Indian Rupees One Only).


8. COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARKS

All intellectual property, trademarks, logos and service marks, relating to the App belong to Mesh. Using the App, Product or Services in no way gives you ownership of our intellectual property, trademarks or service marks.

Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Use, Mesh grants you a non-exclusive, non-sub-licensable, non-transferable, revocable, and limited right to access and use the App, Product and Services.


9. PRIVACY

Your privacy is important to us. In order to ensure this we minimize the data we collect, however in order for you to access and use our service we still do require to collect some sensitive data. 

While you browse, access or use the App we store and/or process certain information on computers that may be protected by physical as well as reasonable technological security measures and procedures in accordance with Information Technology Act 2000.

The information stored may contain login data such as your name, email or mobile no.; your profile data such as your company, schools/institutes attended, interests, and city; your device information such as Advertiser ID, Android ID, IDFA, IMEI, Cookie etc. and your content. Note that Mesh does not track your location. Further, Mesh does not store your contact list on its servers but only uploads it locally into your device, however from time to time Mesh may check if any contacts on your device as App users, when doing so no contact information is stored on our servers.

We utilize your mobile number and email ID only for the following purposes: (i) to identify and have you login into the App (ii) to understand and customize your experience while using the App (for e.g. seeing patterns in an analytics tool or for showing relevant messages in your groups, basis your interests) and (iii) to customize our marketing and advertising to you when you use a third party services that provides an option to advertise to it's users (for e.g. Google, Facebook etc.) - Important Note: At this point of time, and in the near future, Mesh does not plan to show Ads within its App - the use clarified above is applicable when we reach out to you via other services that have you as a member. In the above (ii) and (iii) we may upload your data to a 3rd party service, that we have specifically authorized or entered into a contract with (for e.g. a data analytics provider like Google Analytics or an advertising provider like Facebook).

It is important for you to know that currently Mesh stores all user content, including messages between users (including in a group) on its servers. We are working hard to remove this requirement however it is important for users to note that Mesh is not a data backup or storage service provider and hence gives no guarantee of availability of any content posted on it's Product or Services.

We may disclose personal information or content if required to do so by law or in good faith that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process.


10. NO PERSONAL DATA USE BY USERS

Mesh has not granted any user a license to use any personal information or content of another user for unsolicited commercial messages or for inclusion of any user into any email or physical mailing list, SMS broadcast service, without express consent from the user.  In the event breach of this clause is brought to Mesh's notice, Mesh, with or without notice, reserves the right to ban, remove, disable or otherwise block infringing users from utilising the App, Product or Services.


11. FORCE MAJURE & DATA BREACH

If performance of any service or obligation under these Terms of Use is prevented, restricted, delayed or interfered with by reason of labor disputes, strikes, utility or communication failures, telecommunications, Internet or network failure, acts of God, floods, lightning, severe weather, rioting, earthquakes, war, revolution, acts of terrorism, civil commotion, acts of public enemies, blockade, embargo or any law, order, proclamation, regulation, ordinance, demand or requirement having legal effect of any government or any judicial authority or representative of any such government, or a forced data breach, hacking of App, or any other act whatsoever, whether similar or dissimilar to those referred to in this clause, which are beyond the reasonable control of Mesh and could not have been prevented by reasonable precautions (each, a "Force Majeure Event"), then Mesh shall be excused from such performance to the extent of and during the period of such Force Majeure Event. Mesh shall exercise all reasonable commercial efforts to continue to perform its obligations hereunder.


12. GRIEVANCE OFFICER

In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under, the name and contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below:

          Mr.  Anurag Singh

          Phone: +91 99109 44600

          Email: mesh@miniventurelab.com

          Time: Mon - Sat (09:00 AM - 06:00 PM)