TERMS OF USE

Please be advised that this is the official Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) for SADSIndia.org (“SADS India Pvt. Ltd.” or our “Site”). This Agreement is the contract that governs your relationship with us. If you do not agree with any of the terms or conditions contained in this Agreement you should immediately discontinue using our Site. By continuing to use our Site you hereby accept the terms of this Agreement.

SADS India hereby grants you a limited, revocable, non-transferable, and non-exclusive license to access and use our Site only for the purpose of making personal, non-commercial use of our Site. Your use of our Site for any other purpose unless expressly agreed to by SADS India in advance is expressly forbidden.

Subject to the license provided above, you may not reproduce, distribute, display, sell, lease, transmit, create derivative works from, translate, modify, reverse-engineer, disassemble, decompile or otherwise exploit this Site or any portion of it unless expressly permitted by SADS India in writing.

Minimum Age Requirement

You must 18 years of age or older to use our Site. By using our Site you represent that you are at least 18 years old.

Our Intellectual Property

Unless owned by another entity, all text, graphics, photographs, databases, lists, icons, buttons, video, audio, and software (collectively “Content”) contained on our Site belong to SADS India. The marks “Share At Door Step”, “SADS India” and “SADSINDIA.ORG” (and related design marks) are our trademarks. All other marks used on our Site are trademarks of their respective owners.

Your Intellectual Property (CSO owners and authorized representatives)

If you own a CSO or other entity you may desire to share your intellectual property with us such as by providing us with your CSO’s trademark or other intellectual property including copyrighted text. If you submit intellectual property to us, whether through an online form at our Site or via any other recorded communication method, you represent and warrant that you are the owner of the intellectual property submitted or are authorized to act on behalf of the owner.

When you submit your intellectual property to us you grant us a revocable, non-exclusive, worldwide license to use that intellectual property in all lawful ways whether on our Site (including in our Site’s source code and META data) or in any other medium including without limitation as a keyword and in the advertising text of online advertising programs such as Google Adwords. You further agree to indemnify and hold us harmless for any liability that may arise out of our authorized use of the intellectual property as expressly granted by you in this section.

Exclusive Publication Discretion

If you submit information to us, including information about a CSO or other entity, we shall have no obligation to publish that information. Any information we publish about a CSO or entity shall be published at our sole independent discretion. Accordingly, we shall have exclusive authority to determine whether any information you share with us shall be published in whole or in part and where such information shall be displayed on our Site.

Links to External Sites

Throughout our Site you will find links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by us. You understand and agree that we are not responsible for these sites, and we are not responsible for problems or harm you may encounter related to their operation, content or services.

“CSO” Tax, Legal and Safety Status

We use our best efforts to provide accurate information regarding the in-kind donation community, however, we make no promise, guarantee, representation, or assurance regarding any particular entity or aspect thereof published on our Site, including without limitation its tax status or the quality or safety of its services.

The word “CSO” is used generally throughout our Site, within this Agreement, and within our Site’s attendant Privacy Policy, however this word shall be accorded no legal significance regardless of any particular entity’s actual tax or legal status.

You should thoroughly investigate any entity to which you are considering making a donation before making the donation or requesting that the entity schedule a pick-up of items from you. Do not rely on the information published on our Site for answers to any question that may have tax, legal, or other serious safety consequences. We do not provide tax, legal or other professional advice.

Representation & Warranties Disclaimer

WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES THAT MAY EXPRESS OR IMPLY THAT OUR WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION PUBLISHED THEREIN WILL BE ACCURATE OR ERROR FREE. THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT WARRANTY EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ITS ACCESSIBILITY OR UNINTERUPTED OPERATION. NEITHER SADS India NOR ITS OWNERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONTRIBUTORY, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITE.

Furthermore, the Content published on our Site is provided for general informational purposes only. Any consequence that arises from your use of the information published at our Site is solely your responsibility and we disclaim all liability for any resultant harm that arises from your use of our Site.

You expressly agree and understand that our Site is not meant to stand in the place of your independent direct investigation of any entity or CSO and you agree to carry out such direct investigation prior to dealing with any entity published on our Site. You shall solely bear all liability for any consequence, action or harm arising from your dealings with any entity published on our Site including without limitation harm or damages that may arise when a CSO or other entity attempts to pick up items from you.

Claims Limitation

You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to your use of our Website or these Terms and Conditions must be filed by you within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arises or be barred forever.

Furthermore, the maximum aggregate possible liability that we shall incur for any and all breach(es) of this Agreement shall be One Hundred Rs (INR 100.00).

This section is not intended to be mutual and your liability to us shall not be limited in time or in amount.

Severability

If a provision of this Agreement is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, the validity or enforceability of any other provision of this Agreement in that jurisdiction shall not be affected; nor shall the validity or enforceability in other jurisdictions of that or any other provision of this Agreement be affected.

Pricing

The user would be charged a convenience fee for express/paid pickups. The fee varies depending on no. of parameters-  on the volume of items to be donated, distance between the pickup location and drop point (decided based on donation requirement mapping with the CSO, vehicle availability etc), weight of the items to be donated, etc. The basic convenience fee is Rs 199 for coordination of individual level donation pickup (single user) and 2360 for a bulk donation pickup (collection drive).

Return policy

Delivery of the donations (non-cash) will be done either on the same day or within 7 working days (in which case the donations are collected at the warehouse and delivered to the CSOs after segregation in bulk depending on requirements of the CSOs). Vendor delivers the donations directly to the beneficiaries and we take utmost care in product quality. Once the in-kind donations (non-cash) are picked up then they can’t be returned.

Refund policy

Money once paid for the pickup service can’t be refunded. However, if the pickup is not confirmed by SADS India and the request is rejected by us due to any of the reasons – change in requirement of CSOs in your zone, vehicle routing etc, then the money will be refunded back to the user within 7 business days after the day of rejection of request. Requests that are kept on hold can’t be refunded.

Effective Date

August 13, 2014