The Website www.paralleldots.com and ParallelDots (or "Paralleldots") services are owned and operated by "ParallelDots, Inc." ("we" or "us"). Your ("you", "You", "Your") use of the website and the ParallelDots services are subjected to the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms of Service (the "Terms of Service"). Please read this terms of service agreement carefully by accessing or using our website or ParallelDots service. You acknowledge that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound to all the terms of service without modification, conditions, or notices. If you do not agree to these terms, exit this page and do not access or use the website or the ParallelDots service. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies and websites not under the control of ParallelDots or to individuals that Paralleldots does not employ or manage.
When using ParallelDots, or content generated via the ParallelDots, for any purpose, you agree to:
1.1 Provide attribution to ParallelDots within any published works that are based on or mention the ParallelDots Services, or content generated through use of ParallelDots Service, including but not limited to research papers and journal articles.
1.2 Provide attribution to ParallelDots within all web pages or documents where content and/or API results from use of the ParallelDots Services are used or displayed.
2. Fees & Services
2.1 Paralleldots offers a range of services and a free trial. At the end of free trial, you agree to either pay applicable fees at that time or discontinue using Paralleldots' services. Subscriptions are available on either monthly or annual prepaid, non-refundable contracts. All contracts will automatically renew for the same term using the payment method on file unless the client changes or discontinues the service. All service upgrades are effective immediately, while downgrades are effective as of the next renewal date.
2.2 Paralleldots may change its fee structure and/or provide an upgrade service at any time with notice, in which case new rates will be in effect as of the next renewal period. Member Responsibilities: To register for the Service, you must complete the registration process by providing Paralleldots with current, complete and accurate information as required by the registration form.
2.3 You are solely responsible for any use and all activities that occur under your account. You are responsible for safeguarding the confidentiality of your password(s) and user name(s) issued to you by Paralleldots and for any use or misuse of your account resulting from any third-party using a password or user name issued to you by Paralleldots. You agree to immediately notify Paralleldots of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security known to you. You agree to let Paralleldots use your organization's logo in its customer list and at other places on its website (including but not limited to www.paralleldots.com).
2.4 Anyone getting access to paid API services of ParallelDots is referred to as the "Client". The Client agrees to pay money for requested API services using interface on ParallelDots website. All payment for API usage is to be made in advance for a duration of one month at the start of the month. A payment cycle is defined as a period from a successful monthly payment initiated by Client to a period of 30 days after it.
2.5 In case of termination requested by the Client within first 15 days of latest payment cycle, ParallelDots will refund the entire amount (exclusive of taxes). In case of termination requested by the Client any time after first 15 days of latest payment cycle, ParallelDots will not refund any amount.
2.6 A case of a request for a service of a higher priced service than previously sought (given the previously sought service was not free APIs) by Client is treated as a case of termination + starting usage of a higher price service.
2.7 For both termination or request of service of a higher value by the client, they need to send a mail at email@example.com clearly stating their request mentioning their API key. The receipt of this email will be treated as a request to terminate or higher priced service depending on what is stated.
You agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend Paralleldots.com, its contractors, its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents, at your expense, from and against any and all third-party claims, actions, proceedings, and suits and expenses, including attorneys"™ fees, arising from your use of the Paralleldots Service, and the website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.
4. Third Parties
4.1 If you allow a third party access to the Service through your account, you shall ensure that said third party is bound by and abides by the terms of this Agreement. All provisions in this Agreement, including but not limited to warranty disclaimers, indemnity, limitations of liability, and proprietary rights, are applicable to the Third Party.
5. Disclaimer or Warranties
5.1 The ParallelDots Service is provided "as is". The ParallelDots and its contractors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
5.2 Neither The ParallelDots nor its contractors make any warranty that the Client, Service, or website will be error free, free of viruses or other harmful components, or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted.
5.3 You understand that the use of The ParallelDots Service, and the website is at your own discretion and risk.
6. Limitation Of Liability
ParallelDots, Inc. will not be liable to you or any third-party claimant for any indirect, special, punitive, consequential (including, without limitation, lost profits or lost data collected through the service and/or use of Paralleldots.com), or incidental damages, whether based on a claim or action of contract, warranty, negligence, strict liability, or other tort, breach of any statutory duty, indemnity or contribution, or otherwise, even if possible client, the has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The exclusion contained in this paragraph shall apply regardless of the failure of the exclusive remedy provided in the following paragraph.
7. Service Levels
7.1. Paralleldots.com does not guarantee the Service will be operable at all times or during any down time, including but not limited to Internet Service Provider outages, equipment failures, scheduled maintenance, or force majeure.
7.2. Proprietary Rights Notice: The Service, which includes but is not limited to all intellectually property rights in the Service, will always be the property of ParallelDots.com. You may use the ParallelDots Service subject to acceptance of these Terms of Service. 7.3 You will not, nor will you, allow any third party to reverse engineer and/or create derivatives of the ParallelDots.com, using any method possible.You will not, nor will you, allow any third party to modify the ParallelDots or ParallelDots Services in any way. You will use the ParallelDots.com solely for your commercial use and will not make the ParallelDots available for any type of external service such as, but not limited to, an application service provider.
7.4 You may not access the ParallelDots services if you are a competitor, except with prior written consent from ParallelDots. In addition, you may not access the services for purposes of monitoring their availability, performance or functionality, or for any other benchmarking or competitive purposes.
8. API Services
8.1. API LICENSE: Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, during the Term, ParallelDots grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sub-licensable, non-assignable license to access and use the selected proprietary Application Programming Interface solely to implement, integrate and use the ParallelDots Services for personal or internal business purposes.
8.2. API KEY: ParallelDots makes the API available to you electronically, requiring a ParallelDots API Key for you to access the services. As a condition of receipt and use, of this Key it is acknowledged that API key is to be kept private. It may not be shared or otherwise disclosed to third parties. You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to protect this API Key. You also acknowledge that you will not create multiple accounts to get multiple API Keys at any time and under whatever circumstances.
8.3 API RESTRICTIONS: Provision of the ParallelDots Service is conditioned upon Customer"s proper use of the ParallelDots API. Except as expressly authorized under this Agreement, Customer may not:
- Copy, rent, lease, sell, transfer, assign, sublicense, disassemble, reverse engineer, create derivative works, decompile, modify, adapt or alter any part of the ParallelDots API.
- Use the ParallelDots API on behalf of any third party or otherwise make the API available over a network where it could be used by others.
- Create multiple accounts and/or use multiple API Keys.
- Publish information obtained through use of the API.
- Use the Product to reproduce copyrighted material.
- Use the ParallelDots API to disable, interfere with, or override ParallelDots Services in a manner that bypasses this Agreement or the API Key registration process, including but not limited to; proxy servers, spiders, robots or other technology.
- Use the ParallelDots API in any manner that violates any laws directly or indirectly.
The ParallelDots.com Team may terminate the Service and/or website access at any time and for any reason without notice. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your service, you may simply stop using the Service or stop accessing the website. However, although this agreement may terminate between the ParallelDots.com Team and you, some provisions of this Agreement shall still be in effect, including, without limitation, warranty disclaimers, indemnity, limitations of liability, and proprietary rights. Modifications: The ParallelDots.com Team reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of these terms. It is your responsibility to check these Terms of Service periodically for changes. Your continued use of the ParallelDots.com or access to the Paralleldots.com website following the changes in these Terms constitutes acceptance of those changes. Miscellaneous: ParallelDots.com shall be excused from performance hereunder to the extent that performance is prevented, delayed or obstructed by causes beyond its reasonable control. This Terms of Service Agreement represents the complete agreement between you and Paralleldots.com concerning its subject matter and supersedes all prior agreements and representations between the parties. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be reformed to the extent necessary to make it enforceable to the maximum extent possible so as to affect the intent of the parties, and the remainder of this Terms of Service Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. This Terms of Service Agreement shall be governed by and construed under the laws of the state of India without reference to its conflict of law principles. In the event of any conflicts between foreign law, rules, and regulations, and Indian law, rules, and regulations, Indian law, rules, and regulations shall prevail and govern. Each party agrees to submit to the exclusive and personal jurisdiction of the courts located in Raver, India. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act shall not apply to this Agreement. A waiver of any default is not a waiver of any subsequent default. You may not assign or otherwise transfer any of your rights hereunder without Paralleldots.com prior written consent and any such attempt is void. The relationship between Paralleldots.com and you is not one of a legal partnership relationship, but is one of independent contractors. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and assigns of the parties hereto.
- Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
- We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
- We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
- We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
- Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
- We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
- We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.