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Terms of Service

1. Terms

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law(s).

2. User License

MEMBERSHIP to use the full facilities of Thesica.org (https://www.thesica.org) is FREE.

2.1 License Grant to Upload.

Subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set out in this Terms of Service, Thesica hereby grants to you a personal, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, freely revocable license to use the Thesica.org Platform for the UPLOADING and distributing of authorized digital content, including electronic documents ("User Content").

Content is uploaded at your own risk. Notwithstanding any obligations hereunder of Thesica.org to protect user content with security measures, Thesica.org cannot guarantee that there will be no unauthorized copying or distribution of User Content nor will Thesica be liable for any copying or usage of the user content not authorized by Thesica.org.

2.2 License Grant to Download.

Subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set out in this Terms of Service, Thesica.org hereby grants to you a personal, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, freely revocable license to view and DOWNLOAD User Content solely through the Thesica.org Platform subject to the license under which such User Content is distributed.

You should be aware that the document, you are trying to DOWNLOAD, is provided by the copyright holders and contributors "as is" and any express or implied warranties, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose are disclaimed. In no event shall the copyright owner or contributors be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, or consequential damages (including, but not limited to, procurement of substitute goods or services; loss of use, data, or profits; or business interruption) however caused and on any theory of liability, whether in contract, strict liability, or tort (including negligence or otherwise) arising in any way out of the use of this document, even if advised of the possibility of such damage

2.3 Reservation of Rights.

Thesica.org reserves all rights not expressly granted in this Terms of Service.

2.4 Prevention of Unauthorized Use.

Thesica.org reserves the right to exercise whatever lawful means it deems necessary to prevent unauthorized use of the Thesica.org Platform, including, but not limited to, technological barriers, IP mapping, and directly contacting your Internet Service Provider (ISP) regarding such unauthorized use.

3. Disclaimer

The materials on Thesica.org's web site are provided "as is". Thesica.org makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Thesica.org does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

4. Limitations

In no event shall Thesica.org or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Thesica.org's Internet site, even if Thesica.org or a Thesica.org authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Thesica.org's web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Thesica.org does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Thesica.org may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Thesica.org does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

6. Links

Thesica.org has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Thesica.org of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user's own risk.

7. Site Terms of Service Modifications

Thesica.org may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

8. Governing Law

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of India.

Last Revised: 15th July 2016