Updated: September 20, 2013
By using (that includes simply viewing the content/ web page/ etc.) Youth Connect i.e. youthconnectmag.com or www.yc-m.in or any of its sites hosted on sub-domains of these primary domains, you are agreeing that you will abide by the terms laid down in this document as follows. This documents sets forth a User Agreement that is between you and Youth Connect (“We”), and it governs your access to and use of the services, websites, and applications offered by Youth Connect (the “website”). Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with this agreement.
Website Use Policy
You will not abuse or use hate speech or derogatory speech or use any language that hurt or insult a person, a group, a religion or otherwise, and their sentiments. You will not post contents that are obscene, offensive, or abusive.
You agree to not use any practice whatsoever that harms the Youth Connect or its sites. Such practices include, but are not limited to, accessing areas of the site that are for Managerial use only; attempts to access unavailable pages or areas; attempts to upload/ put malicious software or code contents to Youth Connect and/ or its sites.
You agree to not disclose personal information of others on Youth Connect and its sites without the consent of the individual.
Any action that you do on your site is your responsibility. Youth Connect reserves the right to restrict your access of the website for a period of time, of for permanent basis.
Youth Connect reserves the right to defend itself legally, or otherwise, for any action that violates this Terms of Service document, or harms the Youth Connect sites or its authors, or users, in any way.
Changes to Site
We give no guarantee of availability of Youth Connect or its site. The site is being made available at an “as is” basis.
Youth Connect may change or discontinue any aspect, service or feature of Youth Connect and its sites at any time, including, but not limited to, content, and hours of availability.
Unless otherwise stated, all textual content that appears on Youth Connect and its site is the sole intellectual property of Youth Connect. Content that is categorised under “Youth Speak” and the content that explicitly mentions that it is a part of “Youth Speak” is the sole property of the author who creates the content.
Images, videos, and graphics, along with trademarks and logos, unless explicitly mentioned, are properties of their respective owners unless explicitly mentioned.
You agree not to use any framing techniques to enclose any trademark or logo or other proprietary information of Youth Connect. Any infringement of Youth Connect’s content shall be defended legally.
License to your Content
By submitting your content for, but not limited to, our “Youth Speak” section, you grant Youth Connect royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, publish, reproduce, distribute or otherwise exploit the content you submit, in whole or part, in any form using any technology.
You warrant that the content you submit is a property of your own, and will not violate the rights of, or cause any injury to, any entity or person or groups of person or religion or sect or otherwise.
In case of any legal repercussion arising out of any content that you submit to Youth Connect, you indemnify Youth Connect wholly for any such repercussion.
Youth Connect may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on the Site. Any of your dealings or correspondence with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than Youth Connect, and any terms and/ or conditions associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. Youth Connect is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of third-party advertisers on the site.
Responsibility of any dispute that arises due to the content that appears on Youth Connect and its sites is solely that of the author of the content. If any piece of content is created by multiple authors, then all authors involved hold equal responsibility for the particular piece of content.
Crowd-sourced content that is created by the public, that includes, but is not limited to, all the comments on Youth Connect and its sites, articles listed under “Youth Speak” category”, are owned by their creators and Youth Connect disclaims from any dispute arising due to crowd-sourced content.
Except content that mentions no particular author (not including Anonymous submissions posted under Youth Speak category), Youth Connect disclaims for any dispute arising due to any content.
Youth Connect also disclaims from any issues arising in situations where in Youth Connect and its sites are compromised due to third party entities.
Jurisdiction & Choice of Law
Any disputes will be subject to Ahmedabad (India) jurisdiction only. Only Law of Republic of India will be applicable.