Budo - Terms of Use

Budo, A SERVICE THAT ALLOWS YOU TO CREATE AND MANAGE WEBSITES, IS PROVIDED TO YOU OR THE ENTITY THAT YOU REPRESENT (HEREINAFTER "YOU" or "YOUR") BY SHIMBI COMPUTING LABORATORIES PRIVATE LIMITED (HEREINAFTER "ShimBi Labs"), ACCORDING TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS (HEREINAFTER "TERMS") IN ADDITION TO THE GENERAL TERMS OF SERVICE USE OF Budo SIGNIFIES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND THE GENERAL TERMS OF SERVICE, DO NOT PROCEED OR USE Budo IN ANY MANNER. IN THE EVENT OF A CONFLICT BETWEEN THE GENERAL TERMS OF SERVICES AND THESE TERMS OF USE, THESE TERMS OF USE SHALL PREVAIL. ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS PROVIDED IN THE GENERAL TERMS OF SERVICES SHALL APPLY MUTATIS MUTANDIS TO YOU.


The Service
Budo is a service that allows you to create/build website(s). Additionally, Budo offers domain registration, web hosting and email hosting.


Accessing Budo
Budo is a part of ShimBi Labs's suite of online collaboration, business and productivity applications.


Accessing other ShimBi Labs Services
Other ShimBi Labs Services may be integrated with Budo. Your Budo Account will also allow you to access other ShimBi Labs Services even if such ShimBi Labs Services are not integrated with Budo. Use of some of these ShimBi Labs Services may require acceptance of terms of service specific to such ShimBi Labs Services (hereinafter "Service Specific Terms"). You must read, understand and accept the Service Specific Terms and the General Terms of Services before using the corresponding ShimBi Labs Service.


Accessing Third Party Applications Integrated with Budo
Third party applications (hereinafter "Third Party Application(s)") may be integrated with Budo. Access and use of the Third Party Applications may require acceptance of terms of service and privacy policies applicable to such Third Party Application (hereinafter "Third Party Terms"). You are responsible for reading and understanding the Third Party Terms before accessing or using any Third Party Application.


Content, Conduct and Screening
You may transmit or publish content created by you using Budo. However, you will be solely responsible for such content and the consequences of its transmission or publication. ShimBi Labs may screen the content that is transmitted or published through Budo by using automated scripts and you hereby consent to such screening by ShimBi Labs. ShimBi Labs reserves the right to remove or block access to any content that violates these Terms, is illegal or is otherwise objectionable in ShimBi Labs's sole discretion.


By using Budo you agree that

  • You will not transmit or publish any content that contain any malicious codes, viruses, malware or any other similar software or programs that will damage or limit the operation of any computer or telecommunication device.
  • You will not transmit or publish any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party.
  • You will not transmit or publish any content that is pornographic and/or obscene.
  • You will not use Budo to impersonate any individual or entity.
  • You will not upload files for the primary purpose of having them hosted by ShimBi Labs and for use outside of a web site created using Budo.
  • You will not transmit or publish any content that is unlawful, illegal, hateful, promotes racism or promotes discrimination or hatred based on ethnicity.
  • You will not transmit or publish any material that defames, abuses, harasses, stalks, threatens or otherwise violates privacy and other legal rights of others.
  • You will not create a load on ShimBi Labs's servers or abuse ShimBi Labs's bandwidth.
  • You will not transmit or publish any content that violates any applicable local, state, national or international laws.
  • You will not use Budo for spamming, phishing or any similar activity.
  • You will not use Budo for transmitting or publishing any pirated content.
  • You will not use the service for the primary purpose of displaying advertisements. (However, you are permitted to include not more than five (5) advertisement units per page).
  • You will not transmit or publish any content that is considered as confidential and/or personal information belonging to any person or entity.
  • You will not use Budo for selling or distributing illegal and counterfeit products.
  • You will not use Budo for collecting information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
  • You will not interfere with or disrupt the provisioning of Budo.
  • You will not transmit or publish any content that is used for scamming purposes such as pyramid scheme, click fraud or get-rich-quick scheme.
  • You will not transmit or publish any content that promotes dangerous and illegal activities.
  • You will not use Budo for publishing content that is solely created to manipulate search engine results, search engine ranking and search result placement.
  • You will not use Budo to link or redirect to sites that are involved in any of the prohibited activities listed above.
  • You will not use Budo for generating unnatural traffic.

Images
The images that are used in the themes for creating the website are licensed by ShimBi Labs from the copyright owners of such images. These images are permitted to be used only on the websites created using Budo and are provided as is and as available. You are required to obtain permission from the respective copyright owners before you exploit the images in any other manner.


Usage Limits
ShimBi Labs may prescribe usage limits based on the subscription plan chosen by you. You must make sure that your usage is within the usage limits prescribed by ShimBi Labs in order to avail uninterrupted service. You understand that ShimBi Labs may restrict an activity if you reach the usage limit corresponding to such activity.


Modification of Terms
ShimBi Labs reserves the right to modify the Terms. Modifications to the Terms are effective upon your use of Budo subsequent to publication of such modification.


Term
These terms of use shall be valid until terminated by ShimBI Labs.


Governing Laws and Jurisdiction
The Terms of Use are governed by the laws and regulations of India. In case of any dispute regarding these Terms of Use the Courts in Pune shall have sole jurisdiction.


END OF TERMS OF SERVICE


If you have any questions or concerns regarding this agreement, please contact us on legal@shimbi.in


IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT AND ABIDE BY THIS TERMS OF SERVICE AGREEMENT, YOU MUST NOT USE THE WEBSITE.


Last updated on: 12 June 2014