Terms Of Use

By access and use of this website including the whole or any part of the web pages located at the website, layout of this website; individual elements of this website's design; underlying code elements of the website; or text, sounds, graphics, animated elements or any other content of this website and associated mobile applications (the “Website”) , the user of the Website (“User”) accepts and agrees to be bound by and to comply with (i) the terms of use (“Terms of Use”), (ii) the Disclaimer, which the User has agreed to and accepted prior to accessing the Website, and (iii) the Privacy Policy available on this Website.

By using this Website, the User expressly represents that he/she has read and understood these Terms of Use and agrees to be bound by these Terms of Use. Furthermore, by using this Website, the User expressly represents that (i) he/she has the capacity to be bound by these Terms of Use; (ii) if he/she is acting on behalf of a company or other entity, then he/she has the relevant authority to bind such company or entity; (iii) he/she will not violate any rights of AQUILAW, including intellectual property rights such as copyright or trademark rights; and (d) he/she has not been or is not suspended or removed from the Website by AQUILAW for any reason.

  1. General

      1.1. The information, material and content provided in the pages of the Website (the “Information”) may be changed at any time without prior notice.

      1.2.Information provided on the Website is believed to be reliable when posted, but there is no guarantee that it is accurate or complete or current at all times. The Website is a resource for informational purposes only and is intended, but not promised or guaranteed, to be correct, complete, and up-to-date. AQUILAW does not warrant that the information contained on this Website is accurate or complete, and hereby disclaims any and all liability to the User or any other person for any loss or damage caused by errors or omissions, regardless of whether such errors or omissions result from negligence, accident or any other cause. Further, AQUILAW assumes no liability for the interpretation and/or use of the information contained on this Website, nor does it offer a warranty of any kind, either expressly or impliedly.

      1.3.AQUILAW does not intend that the links from this Website to other internet websites, be considered referrals to, endorsements of, or affiliations with the linked entities. AQUILAW is not responsible for, and makes no representations or warranties (i) the contents of the websites to which links may be provided from this Website, or (ii) other such websites or links may be active or always available.

      1.4.AQUILAW shall not be liable directly or indirectly in contract, tort, equity or otherwise for any damage whatsoever in connection with this Website, use of content provided on this Website or any other website hyperlinked from the Website, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damage (including but not limited to loss of profits, interest, data, business revenue, anticipated savings, business or goodwill).

      1.5.No material shall be modified, edited or taken out of context such that its use creates a false or misleading statement or impression as to the position, statements or actions of AQUILAW.

      1.6.AQUILAW reserves the right at any time, without previous notice, to add, alter, modify,change or vary all or any of these Terms.

      1.7.Legal content on this website relates only to the law or laws it is specified to apply to, and that law may be different from the User’s law.

  2. Conditions for use

      2.1.The use of this Website does not amount to the creation of an attorney-client relationship. Any transmission, receipt or use of this Website and information and materials contained therein, or sending an e-mail to our offices, will not create or constitute an attorney-client relationship.

      2.2.Users should make themselves aware of the laws of their respective country or those applicable to them in relation to any of the matters described in these pages. If the User chooses to access the Website then it shall be deemed to be done on his/ her own initiative and he/she shall be held responsible for compliance with applicable local, national or international laws.

      2.3.Users shall not link the homepage or any other parts of this Website without prior written consent from AQUILAW.

      2.4. These Terms of Use incorporate, and should be read together with, the AQUILAW PrivacyPolicy (available at Privacy Policy).

  3. Confidentiality

      3.1.This website is copyright property of AQUILAW, and all rights are reserved. You are provided with access to it only for your personal and non-commercial use. You may not, in any form or by any means: (i) adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, transmit, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of this website; or (ii) commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of this website, without our written permission.

      3.2.AQUILAW will treat all information provided by User(s) including but not limited to information regarding User’s name, address, telephone number, date of birth, gender, e-mail address, organization, etc. (“Personal Information”) confidential. AQUILAW will not in the ordinary course disclose any Personal Information to any third parties except in the following circumstances:

        3.2.1Where AQUILAW is compelled to do so under applicable law/ judicial process/ governmental authorities; or

        3.2.2Where User has provided his/her prior written authorization to do so; or

        3.2.3Where it is in the public interest to do so.

      3.3.User(s) may not use or export or re-export any information or any copy or adaptation thereof available on this Website in violation of any applicable laws or regulations, including export laws and regulations in force from time to time.

  4. No Warranties

      4.1.AQUILAW and its members, affiliates, employees and authorized representatives provide the Website and the information on an “as is” basis and do not make any express or implied warranties, representations, endorsements or conditions with respect to the Website or the information, including without limitation, warranties as to non-infringement, usefulness, completeness, accuracy, correctness, reliability and fitness for a particular purpose.

      4.2.Further, AQUILAW does not represent or warrant that the Website will be available or will meet the User(s) requirements, that access will be uninterrupted, that there will be no delays, failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, that no viruses or other contaminating or destructive properties will be transmitted or that no damage will occur to User’s computer system. The User has the sole responsibility for adequate protection and backup of data and/or equipment and to take reasonable and appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses or other destructive properties.

  5. No Liability

      5.1.AQUILAW is not responsible for and will not be liable to the User or anyone else for any damages or other amounts whatsoever (including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages) arising out of or in connection with User’s use of or inability to use the Website or the information contained therein, or any action or decision made by User in reliance on the Website or the information contained therein, or any unauthorized use or reproduction of the Website or the information therein, even if AQUILAW has been advised of the possibility of these damages.

      5.2.The User understands that the Website is used by him/her solely at his/her own risk, cost and liability.

  6. Termination

      6.1.The User agrees that AQUILAW with or without any reason, may immediately terminate his/her access to the Website without prior notice. Without limiting the foregoing, AQUILAW may terminate or temporarily suspend his/her access to the Website if he/she (i) breaches or violates these Terms of Use, (ii) there is a request by law enforcement or other government agencies, or (iii) in case of unexpected technical issues or problems.

      6.2.Users agree that all terminations of access to the Website shall be made at the sole discretion of AQUILAW, and that AQUILAW shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever to either him/her or any third-party for any termination of access to this Website.

  7. Jurisdiction

      7.1.AQUILAW causes the control and maintenance of this Website from India. AQUILAW makes no representations that the information and material contained in this Website are appropriate or permitted for use in jurisdictions outside India.

      7.2.The Terms of Use are governed by the laws of India without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws.

      7.3.The usage of the Website by the User is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Kolkata, West Bengal without prejudice to the right of AQUILAW to take action in any jurisdiction whatsoever

  8. Investigations

      AQUILAW reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of these Terms of Use and to take any action we deem necessary and appropriate. Such action may include but not be limited to reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties. In addition, we may take action to disclose any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to User’s profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, IP addresses and traffic information.

  9. Legal Remedies

      AQUILAW reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms of Use by the User.

  10. Miscellaneous

      10.1.Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the Website must be commenced within 30 (thirty) days after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action shall be barred.

      10.2.These Terms of Use set forth the entire understanding and agreement between the User and AQUILAW with respect to the subject matter hereof.

  11. Notices

      All notices, requests, demands and other communications which are required or may be given pursuant to these Terms of Use shall be in writing and shall be deemed delivered (i) on the date of delivery when delivered by hand; (ii) on the date of transmission when set by facsimile transmission during normal business hours with telephone confirmation of receipt; (iii) 3 (three) days after dispatch when sent by a reputable courier service that maintains records of receipt; or (iv) 7 (seven) days after dispatch when sent by first class or airmail letter, provided, however, that in any such case, such communication is addressed to the addresses as provided in this Clause. All notices, requests, demands and other communications which are required or may be given pursuant to these Terms of Use shall be addressed as follows:

      9, Old Post Office Street, 8th Floor, Kolkata – 700 001
      Ms Payel Mukherjee