Terms and Conditions

This is a legal agreement ("Agreement") between you and SikhNet. Please read the Agreement carefully before registering for the SikhNet Network's service. By registering with SikhNet, you become a member of the Service (a "Member"), and you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement (the "Terms") for as long as you continue to be a Member. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER FOR SikhNet's SERVICE. THE TERMS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY SikhNet AT ANY TIME, EFFECTIVE UPON NOTICE TO YOU.

Either you or SikhNet may terminate your registration account at any time, for any reason, effective upon sending written notice to the other party. SikhNet reserves the right to immediately suspend or terminate your access to the SikhNet's service, without notice, upon any breach of this Agreement by you which is brought to SikhNet's attention.

Your registration account in the SikhNet service is for your sole, personal use. You may not authorize others to use your account, and you may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity.

ONLINE CONDUCT. As a Member, you agree that:

You are solely responsible for the content or information you publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on SikhNet Network's service, or transmit to other SikhNet Members. You will not post on the SikhNet Network's service, or transmit to other SikhNet Members or Employees, any defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, obscene, profane, offensive sexually oriented, threatening, harassing, racially offensive, or illegal material, or any material that infringes or violates another party's rights (including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights, and rights of privacy and publicity). You will use the SikhNet Network's service in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

You will not include in your profile or post anywhere on this website any offensive anatomatical or sexual references, offensive sexually suggestive or connotative language, or any attachments containing nudity or personal information. You are responsible and may be liable for anything you post in a public forum. SikhNet reserves the right, but has no obligation, to reject a profile or attachment that does not comply with these prohibitions and to terminate access by the noncomplying user. You will not engage in advertising to, or solicitation of, other members to buy or sell any products or services through the Service. You will not transmit any chain letters or junk E-mail to other SikhNet Members. You will not post, distribute or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other SikhNet Members. SikhNet reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Members.

INDEMNITY BY MEMBER. You will defend, indemnify, and hold harmless SikhNet, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) relating to or arising out of your use of the SikhNet's service, including any breach by you of the terms of this Agreement.

ONLINE CONTENT. Opinions, advice, statements, offers, or other information or content made available through the SikhNet's service are those of their respective authors and not of SikhNet, and should not necessarily be relied upon. Such authors are solely responsible for such content. SikhNet DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION ON THE SERVICE AND NEITHER ADOPTS NOR ENDORSES NOR IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE, OR STATEMENT MADE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL SikhNet BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM ANYONE'S RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OR OTHER CONTENT POSTED ON THE SikhNet SERVICE, OR TRANSMITTED TO SikhNet MEMBERS.

WARNING - PLEASE READ THIS: It is possible that other SikhNet Members or users (including unauthorized users, or "hackers") may post or transmit offensive or obscene materials on the SikhNet service and that you may be involuntarily exposed to such offensive and obscene materials. It also is possible for others to obtain personal information about you due to your use of the Service, and that the recipient may use such information to harass or injure you. SikhNet is not responsible for the loss, misuse, or alteration of any personal information you disclose in public forums. Please carefully select the type of information that you post on the SikhNet service or release to others.

SikhNet RESERVES THE RIGHT, BUT HAS NO OBLIGATION, TO MONITOR THE MATERIALS POSTED IN THE PUBLIC AREAS OF THE SikhNet SERVICE. SikhNet SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMOVE ANY SUCH MATERIAL THAT VIOLATES, OR IS ALLEGED TO VIOLATE, THE LAW OR THIS AGREEMENT. NOT WITHSTANDING THIS RIGHT OF SikhNet, YOU REMAIN SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT OF THE MATERIALS YOU POST IN THE PUBLIC AREAS OF THE SERVICE AND YOUR PRIVATE E-MAIL MESSAGES. E-MAILS SENT BETWEEN YOU AND OTHER SikhNet MEMBERS THAT ARE NOT READILY ACCESSIBLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC WILL BE TREATED AS PRIVATE BY SikhNet TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW.

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. SikhNet owns and retains other proprietary rights in the SikhNet service. The Service contains the copyrighted material, trademarks, and other proprietary information of SikhNet and its licensors. In addition, other Members may post copyrighted information, which has copyright protection whether or not it is identified as copyrighted. Except for that information which is in the public domain or for which you have been given permission, you will not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any such proprietary information.

By posting information or content to any public area of SikhNet, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to SikhNet and other SikhNet Members an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display and distribute such information and content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such information and content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing.

INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY MEMBER. SikhNet will keep confidential all personally identifiable information supplied by you to SikhNet, including credit card number(s), and shall use or disclose such information only for the purposes for which such information was collected, or as required by law. SikhNet is not responsible for the loss, misuse, or alteration of any personal information you disclose in public forums.

COMPLAINTS. To resolve a complaint regarding the SikhNet service, you should first contact SikhNet's Customer Support

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY. SikhNet PROVIDES THE SikhNet SERVICE ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND GRANTS NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, IN ANY COMMUNICATION WITH SikhNet OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES, OR OTHERWISE WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE. SikhNet SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. SikhNet does not warrant that your use of the SikhNet service will be secure, uninterrupted, always available, or error-free, or will meet your requirements, or that any defects in the Service will be corrected.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. IN NO EVENT WILL SikhNet BE LIABLE (i) TO YOU FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF PROGRAMS, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES OR SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SikhNet Matrimonial SERVICE, EVEN IF SikhNet OR ITS AGENTS OR REPRESENTATIVES KNOW OR HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR (ii) TO ANY PERSON OTHER THAN YOU. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, SikhNet Network's LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO SikhNet FOR THE SERVICE DURING THE TERM OF REGISTRATION.

IN ADDITION, SikhNet DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, FOR THE ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF OTHER MEMBERS OR USERS (INCLUDING UNAUTHORIZED USERS, OR "HACKERS")
OF THE SikhNet Network's SERVICE.


STATE BY STATE VARIATIONS. Certain jurisdictions limit the applicability of warranty disclaimers and limitations of liability so the above disclaimers of warranty and limitations of liability may not apply to you.
GENERAL PROVISIONS. This Agreement is entered into in the State of New Mexico. You agree that New Mexico law (regardless of conflicts of law principles) shall govern this Agreement, and that any dispute arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be subject to the federal and state courts in New Mexico. This Agreement, accepted upon registering for the SikhNet Network's service, contains the entire agreement between you and SikhNet regarding the use of the Service. This Agreement may only be amended upon notice by SikhNet to you, or by a writing signed by you and an authorized official of SikhNet. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, the Terms will survive termination of your account to the Service. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.