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Terms of Service
"You" or "Your" or "User" or "Doctor" shall mean a medical practitioner, including but not limited to Doctors, Dentists that are registered with Medical Council of India or such other statutory bodies in India, and who views/ avails the Website/various Services offered by the Company through the Site.
Access to this site
Although we aim to provide you with access to our Site at all times, we make no promise that our Site will meet your requirements or is fault free. We may also temporarily suspend the whole or any part of the site to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new content or facilities.
Description of Services
This Website is created with a view to provide a platform for the Users/Doctors to access medical information including news, opinions, editorials, academic publications etc.; share views and opinions and interact with other Doctors/Users, participate in market research studies among other services. The Company reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove any service at any time without prior notice to you. In addition, certain Services may have additional guidelines or rules. When using these Services, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such Services in addition to these Terms of Service.
The User acknowledges that the Company will be providing the Services in its capacity of an independent third party, and the Company is in no way acting in the capacity of an “agent” or “representative” of the pharmaceutical companies. By virtue of providing the Services, the Company is not soliciting any form of public endorsement from the Users with respect to the contents of the Website.
The primary business of the Company is the operation and running of the Website which is targeted towards medical professionals generally and does not cater to the needs of any particular pharmaceutical company or provide promotional opportunities exclusively to any specific pharmaceutical company (or pharmaceutical group) or provide such promotional services under the control/direction of such pharmaceutical company or otherwise involve provision of any health related service or any other allied healthcare services.
The relevant pharmaceutical company or group is solely responsible for the content of any advertisement placed on the Website with respect to a drug and the Company claims no responsibility for the same.
Using The Website
You must not use this Website for any activities that breach any law, infringe any person's rights, or breach any standards, content requirements or codes published by any relevant authority. You must use this Website and the information available from this Website responsibly. You must not use this Website or the information available from this Website for or in connection with any unlawful, immoral or anti-social purpose. You must not use this Website in any way that interferes with our systems or other users or harasses, menaces or harms anyone.
You may be required to register yourself with the Company to avail the Services offered by the Company. If you apply to register with the Company, You accept these Terms of Service. In the event you are already registered, you have the option to ‘opt-out’ by notifying the Company via the “Contact us” section of the website, in which event these Terms of Service will cease to apply to You.
You agree that all information provided to the Company by you at the time of registration will be accurate, current and complete. Your registration will be approved only upon the validation of your details provided to the Company. Company reserves the right to refuse registration of or cancel a User ID in its sole discretion.
At the time of registration, you will be asked to provide us with certain information, for which you agree to do the following: (a) provide true, accurate, current, and complete information (the " Data") and (b) maintain and promptly update the Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or the Company has reasonable grounds to suspect that you have provided untrue, inaccurate data, we may (in addition to any other rights or remedies available to us), suspend or terminate your use of the Site and the Services (or any portion thereof) without any intimation.
As part of the registration, you may be asked to select a username and password. You may not (i) select or use a username of another person with the intent to impersonate that person, (ii) use a username in which another person has rights without authorization from that person. It is your responsibility to keep your password safe and you are expected to not disclose it to any other person. You shall not transfer or sell your username to any other person without the Company's explicit permission.
Even if you have not registered, the Company may collect data such as: the referring website, the type of browser you use, the time and date that you accessed the Services, the pages you visited and viewed throughout our Sites, and non-personally identifiable information, i.e. information that is not traced back to any individual and cannot be used on its own to identify an individual.
The Company absolutely has no control over the quality, safety or legality of, the truth or accuracy of any information that is posted by the Doctors or any pharmaceutical company thorough the Website. The Company is not liable to the User who suffers as a result of a breach by us of these Terms of Service. The Company has no liability for the acts or omission of the pharmaceutical companies or the Reward Partners.
You further agree that we are not liable for any loss of money, goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever arising out of your use of the Website.
The Company, in a manner consistent with reasonable commercial business practices, has the right to remove all or any part of the information and services posted on any part of the Website by the Doctors without prior notice.
Termination of Registration
If you no longer wish to have a Registered Account or avail the Services, you may terminate your Account by sending us a communication via the Contact Us option available on the website. If you no longer accept these terms and conditions, you must cease using this Website and cancel your registration as stated above. If for any reason we believe that you have not complied with these Terms, we may at our sole discretion, either suspend or disable your registration immediately and without being liable to send prior notice to you.
In case of termination of Your account or in case Company suspends or disables Your account, all the data pertaining to Your account will be deleted and will no longer be made available to you.
Specific Terms and Conditions
You acknowledge that any Services made available by the Company may be subject to specific additional terms and conditions, and you agree to review and comply with those terms and conditions. Access to and use of any Service shall be deemed to constitute acceptance of the additional terms and conditions applicable to such Services.
All materials displayed (including, but not limited to text, graphics, articles, photographs, images, videos, drawings, illustrations also known as the "Content," and which includes submissions, discussions, posts by the Users, are protected by copyright. You shall abide by all copyright notices, trademark rules, information, and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Services, and shall not use, copy, reproduce, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, upload, display, license, sell or otherwise exploit for any purposes whatsoever any Content or third party submissions or other proprietary rights not owned by you: (i) without the express prior written consent of the respective owners and/or the Company, and (ii) in any way that violates any third party right.
You hereby grant us and our contractors, agents, and employees, an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, transferable, worldwide license to use, copy, display, broadcast, transmit, perform, stream, access, view, reproduce, publish, translate, distribute, and create derivative works based on your Content. We claim no ownership rights in the Content you post to the Site and you understand that you alone shall remain solely responsible for any such Content.
You take sole responsibility for all Content that you post on the Site. You warrant, represent and agree that you will not contribute any Content or otherwise use the Services in a manner that:
- is threatening, defamatory, abusive, obscene, pornographic, or any material that would give rise to any civil or criminal liability
- infringes or violates the intellectual property rights or proprietary rights, rights of publicity or privacy, or other rights of any third party
- impersonates or misrepresents your affiliation with any person or entity
- contains any statement that is fraudulent, false, misleading or deceptive
- contains any slurs, hate speech, or attacks an individual or group on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, or sexual preference
- contains a virus, Trojan horse, worm, time bomb, or other harmful computer code, file, or program or that constitutes spam
- interferes with another person's use of the Site or the Services; and
- violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation and is, or any product and service that could be construed as, illegal or part of an illegal activity as per the nation's, state's, local or international laws
Disclaimer of Warranties
Company has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to you. You acknowledge that Company has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: i) which users gain access to the Services; ii) what content You access via the Services; iii) what effects the use of the Services/Contents may have on you; iv) how you may interpret or use the Content; or v) what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content and/or Services. You release Company from all liability You have incurred through use of the Services.
To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Company disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Specifically, but without limitation, Company does not warrant that: (i) the information on this Site is correct, accurate or reliable; (ii) the functions contained on this Site will be uninterrupted or error-free; or (iii) defects will be corrected, or that this Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.
Links from this Website
We do not monitor or review the content of third party’s websites which are linked to this Website. Opinion expressed or materials appearing on such third party websites are not necessarily shared or endorsed by us and we should not be regarded as the publisher of such opinions or material. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices, or contents of these sites. You should evaluate the security and trustworthiness of any other site connected to this Site or accessed through this Site yourself, before using such third party websites or disclosing any personal information to them. The Company will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your use of, and/or disclosure of any personal information to, any such third party websites.
Rewards and Points system
A. General and Earning Points
M3 India website uses a point system (“M3 India Activity Points” hereafter referred to us “Points” for brevity) to incentivize its members for performing certain activities and behaviors on the website. This is an independent program driven by the Company, with the objective of increasing the activity and traffic of the website and improving its popularity among the Members.
Further, you hereby agree that this Website is directed only towards registered healthcare professionals. Pursuant to the above, the Company reserves the right to conduct such verification as it deems fit at any point of time during your membership with the Company to verify and authenticate the professional details provided by you either through itself or through a third party.
You hereby agree to indemnify and hold the Company harmless against all losses incurred by the Company which arise out of: (i) any false, inaccurate or incorrect professional details provided by you to the Company at the time of registration based on which Points have been obtained or redeemed by you, or (ii) any fraudulent act on your part to obtain or redeem any Points on the Website.
Once you have registered yourself with the Company as part of the process set out above, and you participate in certain defined activities or behaviors on the Website such as logging into the website regularly, maintaining a complete and updated profile, reading ans sharing the contents of the Website, participate in the market research studies conducted on the Website (as determined by the Company from time to time), hosted by the Company (in its capacity of an independent third party), you will be entitled to earn and collect Points The number of Points that a User will be entitled to earn for such activities will be displayed on the Website clearly . The Points will be recorded to the Registered Account created in the name of the User at the time of registration. Details with respect to the balance Points and the amount of Points earned or redeemed by the User will be made available on the Registered Account on the website in the form of a detailed Point statement.
The Points can be redeemed to obtain goods and services (including but not limited to subscription to any paid Medical journals or talk time on mobile phones), discounts or vouchers [•](“Rewards”) from certain reward providers at their point of sale or on their online portals (“Rewards Retailers”), details of which are enlisted on the Website (subject to change from time to time). All Rewards are subject to availability and restrictions imposed by the Rewards Retailers. The number of Points required to claim the Rewards will be displayed on the Website and will be subject to such changes as deemed appropriate by the Company.
The members agree that only one account per member can be eligible to exchange Points to Rewards. If a member has created multiple accounts on the Company’s Website with common registration details, then such a member will not be eligible to claim the Points from the duplicate accounts. If a member who has multiple accounts exchanges Points belonging to one account to the Rewards, the Points belonging to all the other accounts shall stand cancelled.
The Points are valid for a term of  years from the time of credit to the Registered Account or until the termination of the Registered Account (whichever is earlier),, subsequent to which the Users will lose all rights to such Points and the User will not be permitted to redeem/exchange the Points.
The points that have been redeemed cannot be used again and further cannot be exchanged for cash . The Rewards are not exchangeable for other rewards or refundable, replaceable or transferable for cash or credit or otherwise to other members or non-members under any circumstances, nor can these be re-converted back to Points. The Company has no obligation to buy-back or pay in cash in exchange for the Points. If insufficient points are available, or the Company suspects fraud or misconduct, Rewards may be refused or cancelled.
Vouchers that have been claimed as part of the Rewards will have an expiry date and will be become invalid after such date. The Company will not be responsible for replacing the expired vouchers.
The Company will not be responsible for the fulfilment of goods / services purchased by the User using a Reward voucher or discontinuance of any product by the Rewards Retailers or for any effect on or devaluation of the Rewards caused by such change, discontinuance, or withdrawal.
(ii) The Company can stop the Point system at any time necessary due to a business constraint. In such a case, the Company will announce the closure of the Point system to you in advance in an appropriate way.
(iii) Goods and services displayed on the Website and their fulfillment are the sole responsibility of the Rewards Retailer and not the Company. The Company is not responsible for any content or the accuracy found on the Rewards Retailer online portal.
(iv) At no point will the Company hold the inventory of the goods/services that are featured on the Website or on the Rewards Retailer’s online portal.
(i) The Company makes no warranties or representations either expressed or implied, with regard to the type, quality or fitness of the Rewards.
(v) Whenever deemed necessary, the Company may, without notice, modify the contents and conditions of Rewards program, cancel the Rewards available or substitute the Reward with another, of comparable nature and value, as determined by the Company.
(vi) The Users acknowledge the Company will not be clearing, paying on behalf or settling any payment obligation on behalf of the User in favour of the Rewards Retailer and the products purchased from the Reward Retailer are sold by the Reward Retailer and not by the Company.
(vii) The payment collection from the Users and processing will be done by the participating Reward Retailer and the Company will have no role in it.
(viii) Earning or redeeming the Points on the Registered Account will constitute acceptance of the these Terms and the Company’s sole liability is towards the User for any loss suffered due to breach of the Terms hereunder. In such a case the Company will credit the Points which have been wrongly deducted or which should have been credited and have not been credited to the Registered Account.
You will be solely responsible for all your obligations with respect to income tax filings including but not limited to income tax calculations and submission of income tax returns. Any tax liability arising with respect to the aforesaid obligations will be solely borne by you and the Company will not incur any liability whatsoever.
In the event that the Company is required to deposit withholding tax as per the requirements of the applicable law in relation to the Rewards, then the Company hereby agrees to take all steps in relation to the same.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms including the M3 Points.
If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms, which shall remain in full force and effect.
By using this Site, you agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend Company from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities and all costs and expenses of defense, including but not limited to, attorney’s fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim by a third party that is based on your use of this Site in violation of these terms.
These terms are governed by the Laws of India. Subject to the Arbitration given below, any disputes arising from the use of Services shall be litigated exclusively in the Courts at Mumbai.
Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to the Terms shall be settled by binding Arbitration in accordance with the Indian Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996. The Arbitration shall be conducted by a Sole Arbitrator to be appointed by the Company. The decision of the Arbitrator shall be final and binding. The Arbitration shall be conducted in Mumbai.
Failure of either Party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of this or any Agreement or the failure of either Party to exercise any right to remedy to which it, he or they are entitled hereunder shall not constitute a waiver thereof and shall not cause a diminution of the obligations under this or any Agreement. No waiver of any of the provisions of this or any Agreement shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be such and signed by both Parties.
Please send any questions or comments regarding these Terms and the Site to us by the Contact Us option available on the website.
Please send any questions or comments regarding these Terms and the Site to us by the Contact Us option available on the website.