TERMS OF USE

Welcome to thenorthlines.com website (this “Site”). Use of this Site is conditioned on the acceptance, without modification, of these terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”). By using this Site You represent that You have read and understand these Terms of Use and agree to be bound by them. If You do not wish to bind Yourself to these Terms of Use, do not access or use this Site or access any materials from this Site. Northlines reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify these Terms of Use at any time, such modification effective immediately upon posting.

1.        Intellectual Property

1.1    This Site is owned and operated by Northlines Publishers and/or its affiliates (collectively, “Northlines”). All of the content elements displayed and/or downloadable on this Site, including photographic images, graphic images, text, captions, video, audio-visual files, digital files and software (collectively, the “Content”), and all of the features of this Site, including this Site’s designs, trade dress, logos, pages, audio and/or video material, text, data, information, software, data compilations, digital downloads, icons, html code, xml code and products or services obtained from this Site (together with the Content, collectively, the “Site Elements”) is the exclusive property of Northlines or its licensors. The Site Elements are protected by national and international laws, including copyright, trademark, trade dress and other intellectual property laws. Any Content accessed or downloaded by You (whether or not such access or download was authorized) transfers no right, title or interest in or to such Content or any intellectual property rights therein. All right, title and interest in and to such Content shall remain the exclusive property of Northlines and/or its licensors. No Content may be used, copied, displayed, transmitted or otherwise exploited via any means except as expressly permitted herein. Northlines hereby expressly reserves all rights in relation to the Site and Site Elements not expressly granted herein.

1.2    For the protection of Northlines and its licensors, Content may use electronic measures to protect this Site and the Site Elements. You agree not to, nor attempt to, disable or interfere with any such measures. Any circumvention or interference with such measures may result in civil and criminal penalties.

1.3    For personal, non-commercial use ONLY, You may make a single printed copy of any item of Content on the Site PROVIDED that You do not remove or cause to be removed any copyright, trademark, watermark or other proprietary notices or visual marks or logos from the Content. You may not archive or retain any Content without the express prior written consent of Northlines to the address shown at Section 10.1 below.

2.        Use of the Site

2.1    This Site and Site Elements are intended solely for users of the Site. Any and all access to this Site is provided to You at Northlines ‘s sole discretion. You agree that Northlines shall not be liable to You or any third party for any termination of Your access to this Site. Northlines reserves the right to modify, update, suspend, discontinue or restrict the use of or access to the Site (or any portion of the Site) at any time and without notice or liability.

2.2    You may not (i) violate the mechanical restrictions of this Site, or bypass other measures employed to prevent or limit access to this Site or Site Elements by hacking or other means; (iii) copy, redirect, or exploit this Site or any Site Elements; (iv) probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of this Site or of the network supporting this Site, or seek information on visitors to this Site or personal information of Northlines’s customers; (v) use or upload to this Site any device, software or routine that would interfere with the proper functioning of this Site, or any transaction conducted via this Site; (vi) copy, modify, or display Northlines’s name, logo, trademarks or service marks, text, or graphic images in any way, or include Northlines’s names or trademarks or service marks or any Northlines executive’s name, or any variation of any of the foregoing, as a meta-tag, hidden textual element, or any other indicator that may create an impression of affiliation, sponsorship, or endorsement; (vii) use devices (including software) that are designed to provide repeated automated access to this Site, other than those made generally available by Northlines, or probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network related in any way to this Site, without proper authorization from or by Northlines; (viii) engage in any unlawful or illegal activities in connection with the use of this Site; or (ix) frame this Site or Site Elements using “framing” or any other similar technology.

2.3    Northlines controls and operates this Site from its offices within the State of Jammu and Kashmir, India. Northlines does not claim that this Site and/or any Site Elements are appropriate or available for use in locations other than the India. If You choose to access this Site from other locations, You do so at Your own initiative and will be solely responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.

3.        Confidentiality

3.1    In the course of using this Site, You may receive certain pricing, technical, marketing or other confidential information. “Confidential information” includes any information that is either designated as confidential by Northlines or that, under the circumstances surrounding its disclosure, a reasonable person would conclude is confidential. You acknowledge that such confidential information constitutes valuable trade secrets of Northlines and is proprietary to Northlines. You agree that You will maintain the confidentiality of all such confidential information and that You shall not use or disclose such confidential information without the prior written consent of Northlines.

4.        Disclaimers and Limitations on Liability

Northlines Publishers, is the owner of World Wide Website http://www.thenorthlines.com Access and use of this World Wide Website is provided subject to the following terms and conditions, and you are deemed to have read and accepted and agreed to be bound by this disclaimer. Please read these terms and conditions carefully as access and use of this site constitute acceptance of these terms & conditions.

The use of content on The Northlines website The contents, news, information, art work, text, video, audio, or picture (collectively “materials”) content on our web site are protected by the copyrights laws. You may only access and use the material for personal or educational purposes. Any alteration/modification either in whole or in part or usage of the materials for other than educational and personal purposes, violates the copyrights laws. You may not modify/alter for any purpose without thenorthlines.com‘s written consent any material on thenorthlines.com‘s website. Except as provided below, you may not reproduce, republish, post, transmit or distribute any material onthenorthlines.com website.

You may print materials on the thenorthlines.com website for personal or educational purposes only, and you must include, any copyright notes, originally included with the materials in all copies. Any computer software downloaded or otherwise available from our website is licensed subject to the term of the applicable license agreement.

The materials included in “thenorthlines.com” Website have been compiled by The Northlines from a variety of sources and are subject to change without any further notice.

All materials of “thenorthlines.com” Website are protected by copyright law. You may not under any circumstances, reproduce, record, publish publicly, distribute or publicly exhibit any material without thenorthlines.com‘s written consent. Any attempt to “Pass off” any ofthenorthlines.com content as your own work shall be violative of the existing copy right laws.

Links of other sites from The Northlines website, The sites linked from “thenorthlines.com” Website are not under control and “thenorthlines.com” does not assume responsibility or liability for the materials available at such linked sites. The links have been provided for reference and for convenience only.

Disclaimer of warranty

The information, Services or data (collectively “information”) made available on The Northlines Website are provided “AS IS” without warranties of any kind, The Northlines specially disclaims any representations and warranties including without limitation, the implied warranties on merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The Northlines shall absolutely have no liability in connection with the services including without limitation, any liability for damage to your computer/hard ware, data information, materials and business resulting from the information or the lack of information available on thenorthlines.com Website.

thenorthlines.com shall have no liability for:

1. www.thenorthlines.com cannot vouch for the veracity of stories of news agencies or those cited from other news media.

2. www.thenorthlines.com cannot vouch for veracity or content of comments posted by readers.

3. Any loss, or injury caused either in whole or in part by its acts, omissions or for conditions beyond its control, in procuring, compiling or delivering information.

4. Any omissions, errors or inaccuracies in the information regardless of how it is caused, or delays or interruptions in delivery of the information, or,

5. Any decision made or action taken or any damage in reliance upon the Information furnished herein below.

Northlines Publishers makes no warranty, representation or guarantee as to content, sequence, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, truthfulness and positioning of the information or the sources that the information may be relied upon for any reason. The Northlines makes no warranty, representation or guarantee that the information will be uninterrupted or error free and that any defects can be corrected. Limited Liability Under no circumstances, The Northlines shall be liable for loss or damages whatsoever whether is contract, tort or otherwise from the use of, or reliance on the information or from the use of Internet generally. Copyright law and trade mark notices Northlines Publishers, is the sole owner of http://www.thenorthlines.com trade-mark and http://www.thenorthlines.com  logo are trade of The Northlines. Any usage of http://www.thenorthlines.com  trademark or logo without written consent of Northlines Publishers, shall be violative of the copyright laws.

 

  1. Potentially Offensive Material

5.1    This Site contains an extensive archive of news and historical Content. Accordingly, certain Content may describe or depict persons, institutions or events that reflect social attitudes, beliefs and circumstances of a particular place and/or time that may be viewed as insensitive, offensive or inappropriate by You, or the community in or to which You intend to publish, transmit, display or broadcast such Content. Northlines shall not be liable or responsible to You, or any other person or entity with respect to such Content.

6.        Indemnification

6.1    You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Northlines and its officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives from and against any and all claims, actions, proceedings, suits, liabilities, damages, settlements, penalties, fines, losses, or expenses, including attorneys’ fees and costs, arising out of or in any way connected with its access to Your use of this Site or any Site Elements in violation or breach or alleged violation or breach of these Terms of Use, Your violation, alleged violation or misappropriation of any intellectual property right (including trademark, copyright, patent, trade secrets) or non-proprietary rights of a third party (including defamation, libel, violation of privacy or publicity) or any other applicable laws or regulations.

7.        Severability

7.1    If any provision of these Terms of Use is deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these Terms of Use and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. The affected provision shall be modified to the extent necessary to make it lawful, not void or enforceable, as the case may be, in such a manner as comes closest to preserving the intentions of such provision.