Terms & Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions very carefully as your use of service is subject to your acceptance of and compliance with the following terms and conditions ("Terms").

By subscribing to or using any of our services you agree that you have read, understood and are bound by the Terms, regardless of how you subscribe to or use the services. If you do not want to be bound by the Terms, you must not subscribe to or use our services.

In these Terms, references to "you", "User" shall mean the end user accessing the Website, its contents and using the Services offered through the Website. "Service Providers" mean independent third party service providers, and "we", "us" and "our" shall mean BOOKSREADY.in, its franchisor, affiliates and partners.

Introduction:

BOOKSREADY.in website ("Website") is an Internet based content and e-commerce portal operated by BOOKS READY INDIA.,.Use of the Website is offered to you conditioned on acceptance without modification of all the terms, conditions and notices contained in these Terms, as may be posted on the Website from time to time. BOOKSREADY.in at its sole discretion reserves the right not to accept a User from registering on the Website without assigning any reason thereof.

User Account, Password, and Security:

You will receive a password and account designation upon completing the Website's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify BOOKSREADY.in of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. BOOKSREADY.in cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.

Communications:

When You use the Website or send emails or other data, information or communication to us, You agree and understand that You are communicating with us through electronic records and You consent to receive communications via electronic records from Us periodically and as and when required. We may communicate with You by email or by such other mode of communication, electronic or otherwise.

Services Offered:

BOOKSREADY.in provides a number of Internet-based services through the Web Site (all such services, collectively, the "Service"). BOOKSREADY.in is in the business of selling books, Stationery and other goods, (“Products”) through the Website. Upon placing an order, BOOKSREADY.in shall ship the product to you and be entitled to its payment for the Services.

Limited User: The User agrees and undertakes not to reverse engineer, modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information or software obtained from the Website. Limited reproduction and copying of the content of the Website is permitted provided that BOOKSREADY.in's name is stated as the source and prior written permission of BOOKSREADY.in is sought. For the removal of doubt, it is clarified that unlimited or wholesale reproduction, copying of the content for commercial or non-commercial purposes and unwarranted modification of data and information within the content of the Website is not permitted.

User Conduct and Rules to use the Website:

You agree and undertake to use the Website and the Service only to post and upload messages and material that are proper. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree and undertake that when using a Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others; hall not update information which is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever; or unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing including but not limited to "indecent representation of women" within the meaning of the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986; mislead in any way. publish, profane, post, upload, obscene, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, defamatory, infringing, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; patently offensive to the online community, such as sexually explicit content, or content that promotes obscenity, hatred, pedophilia, racism, bigotry or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; upload or distribute files that contain viruses, corrupted files, involves the transmission of "junk mail," "chain letters," forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming”; or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the Website or another's computer; engage in commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or the buying or selling of "virtual" items related to the Website. download any file posted by another user of a Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; violate any applicable laws or regulations for the time being in force in or outside India; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded; infringe upon or violate any third party's rights [including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights, rights of privacy (including without limitation unauthorized disclosure of a person's name, email address, physical address or phone number) or rights of publicity]; promote an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work (see "Copyright complaint" below for instructions on how to lodge a complaint about uploaded copyrighted material), such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices; contains restricted or password-only access pages, or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page); provides material that exploits people in a sexual, violent or otherwise inappropriate manner or solicits personal information from anyone; provides instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines, which may be applicable for or to any particular Service; solicits gambling or engages in any gambling activity which We, in Our sole discretion, believes is or could be construed as being illegal; contains video, photographs, or images of another person (with a minor or an adult). tries to gain unauthorized access or exceeds the scope of authorized access to the Website or to profiles, blogs, communities, account information, bulletins, friend request, or other areas of the Website or solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users; interferes with another user's use and enjoyment of the Website or any other individual's user and enjoyment of similar services; refers to any website or URL that, in Our sole discretion, contains material that is inappropriate for the Website or any other website, contains content that would be prohibited or violates the letter or spirit of these Terms of Use. harm minors in any way; infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights or third party’s trade secrets or rights of publicity or privacy or shall not be fraudulent or involve the sale of counterfeit or stolen items; pretend to be another person or false person, inaccurate or misleading; deceives or misleads the addressee/ users about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature; threatens the unity, integrity, defence , security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation. shall not, directly or indirectly, offer, attempt to offer, trade or attempt to trade in any item, the dealing of which is prohibited or restricted in any manner under the provisions of any applicable law, rule, regulation or guideline for the time being in force.shall not create liability for us or cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the services of our ISPs or other suppliers; violates any law for the time being in force; not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Website or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Website or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Website. We reserve our right to bar any such activity. violate any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement or any other terms and conditions for the use of the Website contained elsewhere herein.

Payment

While availing any of the payment method/s offered by us, we are not responsible or take no liability of whatsoever nature in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly to you out of the decline due to:

1. lack of authorization for any transaction/s,

2. or exceeding the preset limit mutually agreed by you and between your "Bank/s",

3. or any payment issues arising out of the transaction,

4. or decline of transaction for any other reason/s.

All payments made against the purchases/services on BOOKSREADY.in by you shall be compulsorily in Indian Rupees acceptable by the Union of India. BOOKSREADY.in does not accept any other form of currency with respect to the purchases.

Before shipping your order to you, we may request you to provide supporting documents (including but not limited to Govt. issued ID and address proof) to establish the ownership of the payment instrument used by you for your purchase. This is done in the interest of providing a safe online shopping environment to our users.

User Warranty and Representation:

The user guarantees, warranty, and certifies that you are the owner of the content which you submit or otherwise authorized to use the content and that the content does not infringe upon the property rights, intellectual property rights or other rights of others. You further warrant that to your knowledge, no action, suit, proceeding, or investigation has been instituted or threatened relating to any content, including trademark, trade name service mark, and copyright formerly or currently used by you in connection with the Services rendered by BOOKSREADY.in.

Exactness Not Guaranteed:

BOOKSREADY.in hereby disclaims any guarantees of exactness as to the finish and appearance of the final Product as ordered by the user. The quality of any products, Services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the Website may not meet your expectations.

Product Description

We try to be as accurate as possible. However, we do not warrant that Product description or other content of this Website is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by us on the Website itself is not as described, Your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.

In this instance you agree that a representative from BOOKSREADY.in will call you or send an approval request via the email address which you submitted when placing your order.

If you do not agree with the requested change you retain the right to reject the requested production change by replying to it within 2 days of it being sent to you. BOOKSREADY.in may re-request that you accept a production alteration one additional time if an alternative method to send your merchandise is available. If you reject the 2nd request your order will be cancelled and you will be fully refunded via your initial method of payment or mode of desired payment will be reasonable to us.

Intellectual Property Rights:

This site is controlled and operated and goods are sold by BOOKSREADY.in Unless otherwise indicated or anything contained to the contrary or any proprietary material owned by a third party and so expressly mentioned, BOOKSREADY.in owns all Intellectual Property Rights to and into the Website, including, all material on this site, including images, illustrations, audio clips, and video clips, are protected by copyrights, trademarks, without limitation, any and all rights, title and interest in and to copyright, related rights, patents, utility models, trademarks, trade names, service marks, designs, know-how, trade secrets and inventions (whether patentable or not), goodwill, source code, meta tags, databases, text, content, graphics, icons, and hyperlinks. You must not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute such material in any way, including by e-mail or other electronic means and whether directly or indirectly and You must not assist any other person to do so. Without the prior written consent of the owner, modification of the materials, use of the materials on any other web site or networked computer environment or use of the materials for any purpose other than personal, non-commercial use is a violation of the copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights, and is prohibited. You acknowledge and agree that you shall not use, reproduce or distribute any content from the Website belonging to BOOKSREADY.in without obtaining authorization from BOOKSREADY.in.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, it is expressly clarified that you will retain ownership and shall solely be responsible for any content that you provide or upload when using any Service, including any text, data, information, images, photographs, music, sound, video or any other material which you may upload, transmit or store when making use of our various Service. However, with regard to the product customization Service (as against other Services like blogs and forums) you expressly agree that by uploading and posting content on to the Website for public viewing and reproduction/use of your content by third party users, you accept the User whereby you grant a non-exclusive license for the use of the same.

Links To Third Party Sites:

The Website may contain links to other websites ("Linked Sites").The Linked Sites are not under the control of BOOKSREADY.in or the Website and BOOKSREADY.in is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. BOOKSREADY.in is not responsible for any form of transmission, whatsoever, received by you from any Linked Site. BOOKSREADY.in is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by BOOKSREADY.in or the Website of the Linked Sites or any association with its operators or owners including the legal heirs or assigns thereof. The users are requested to verify the accuracy of all information on their own before undertaking any assurance on such information.

Disclaimer Of Warranties/Limitation Of Liability:

BOOKSREADY.in has endeavoured to ensure that all the information on the Website is correct, but BOOKSREADY.in neither warrants nor makes any representations regarding the quality, accuracy or completeness of any data, information, product or Service. In no event shall BOOKSREADY.in be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any other damages resulting from: (a) the use or the inability to use the Services; (b) unauthorized access to or alteration of the user's transmissions or data; (c) any other matter relating to the services; including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Website or Service. Neither shall BOOKSREADY.in be responsible for the delay or inability to use the Website or related services, the provision of or failure to provide Services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Website, or otherwise arising out of the use of the website, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise. Further, BOOKSREADY.in shall not be held responsible for non-availability of the Website during periodic maintenance operations or any unplanned suspension of access to the website that may occur due to technical reasons or for any reason beyond BOOKSREADY.in's control. The user understands and agrees that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the Website is done entirely at their own discretion and risk and they will be solely responsible for any damage to their computer systems or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data.

Indemnification:

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless BOOKSREADY.in from and against any and all losses, liabilities, claims, damages, costs and expenses (including legal fees and disbursements in connection therewith and interest chargeable thereon) asserted against or incurred by BOOKSREADY.in that arise out of, result from, or may be payable by virtue of, any breach or non- performance of any representation, warranty, covenant or agreement made or obligation to be performed by you pursuant to these Terms.

Pricing:

Prices for products are described on our Website and are incorporated into these Terms by reference. All prices are in Indian rupees. Prices, products and Services may change at BOOKSREADY.in’s discretion.

Shipping:

All items purchased on the Website are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items pass to You upon our delivery to the carrier.

Termination:

BOOKSREADY.in may limit your activity, immediately remove Your information, warn other Users of Your actions, immediately temporarily/indefinitely suspend or terminate or block Your membership, and/or refuse to provide You with access to the Website in the event, if it believes, in its sole and absolute discretion that you have breached any of the Terms. If you or BOOKSREADY.in terminates your use of the Website or any Service, BOOKSREADY.in may delete any content or other materials relating to your use of the Service and BOOKSREADY.in will have no liability to you or any third party for doing so. You shall be liable to pay for any Service or product that you have already ordered till the time of Termination by either party whatsoever. Further, you shall be entitled to your royalty payments as per the User License Agreement that has or is legally deemed accrued to you.

If You breach the Terms of Use or Privacy Policy or other ruler and policies, we reserves the right to recover any amounts due and owing by You to us and to take strict legal action against You.

Governing Law:

These terms shall be governed by and constructed in accordance with the laws of India without reference to conflict of laws principles and disputes arising in relation hereto shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts at Patna, Bihar

Jurisdictional Issues/Sale in India Only

Unless otherwise specified, the material on the Website is presented solely for the purpose of sale in India. We make no representation that materials in the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations/Countries other than India. Those who choose to access this site from other locations/Countries other than India do so on their own initiative and we are not responsible for supply of goods/refund for the goods ordered from other locations/Countries other than India, compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

Headings:

The headings and subheadings herein are included for convenience and identification only and are not intended to describe, interpret, define or limit the scope, extent or intent of the Terms or the right to use the Website by you contained herein or any other section or pages of the Website or any Linked Sites in any manner whatsoever.

Interpretation Of Number And Genders:

The Terms herein shall apply equally to both the singular and plural form of the terms defined. Whenever the context may require, any pronoun shall include the corresponding masculine and feminine. The words "include", "includes" and "including" shall be deemed to be followed by the phrase "without limitation". Unless the context otherwise requires, the terms "herein", "hereof", "hereto", "hereunder" and words of similar import refer to the Terms as a whole.

Severability:

If any provision of the Terms is determined to be invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part, such invalidity or unenforceability shall attach only to such provision or part of such provision and the remaining part of such provision and all other provisions of these Terms shall continue to be in full force and effect.

Report Abuse:

As per these Terms, users are solely responsible for every material or content uploaded on to the Website. BOOKSREADY.in does not review the contents in any way before they appear on the Website. BOOKSREADY.in does not verify, endorse or otherwise vouch for the contents of any user or any content generally posted or uploaded on to the Website. Users can be held legally liable for their contents and may be held legally accountable if their contents or material include, for example, defamatory comments or material protected by copyright, trademark, etc. If you come across any abuse or violation of these Terms, please report to (support@booksready.in).

What we do about mispricings Typographical error :

Despite our best efforts, a small number of the many hundreds of items in our catalogue are mispriced. However, we verify prices as part of our dispatch procedures. If BOOKSREADY.in comes across any difference in pricing resulting from typographic errors w.r.t pricing or product information, BOOKSREADY.in shall have the right to rectify the same or cancel the order(s) and refund monies, if any, collected from You within reasonable time of such corrective action taken. The mode of refund will be the same as at the time of placing the order. If an item's correct price is lower than our stated price, we charge the lower amount and send you the item. If a product's correct price is higher than our stated price, we will cancel your order and notify you of that cancellation in reasonable time.

Cancellation of order:

We reserve the right to cancel any order at our sole discretion, under a situation where we are not able to meet the requirement of the order placed or order so placed/cancelled does not comply with the our policy or for any other reason. However, we will ensure that any communication of cancellation of an order, so cancelled, is intimated within appropriate time to the concerned person and any applicable refund will be made in reasonable time.

Return Policy:

If you receive a damaged or a defective item please return the same without any hesitation to us in a proper package. Kindly send an email (support@booksready.in) requesting for return along with its reason. Also state your transaction id & send it to us via a trusted India Post (Registered Book Parcel Service), Courier or Seller. As soon as we receive the defective item we will send you a fresh replacement or refund the amount as per your choice. In your return email please advice us whether you would like a replacement or a refund. This facility is only for goods bought from us. Return of any defective / damage item should be done within 7 days from the date of the receipt of the shipment to our working office:

The typical scenario for processing a refund may vary from 3 to 21 working days, depending on the issuing bank/payment processor to pass credit for the said refund.

Kindly call our Customer Support Helpline at Phone: (+91) 8434286617 for any assistance.

Terms For Promotions/Contests/Offers/Campaigns:

Discounts will be applied to the total merchandise value including VAT and applicable taxes. Issuance or redemption of a voucher or coupon will apply to the total value of the qualifying order once all promotional discounts have been applied. Only one credit note/gift coupon/coupon can be used per order unless otherwise stated. Discount coupons - Discount coupons may from time to time be offered to account holders; such coupons may only be applied to purchases made through the account to which the discount coupon was offered and registered. If you need a refund, this will be made in the same way as the original payment method (such as onto a gift voucher, debit/credit card account, a combination of the two and in case of COD, a Bank Transfer). Promotional discount coupons - We may from time to time offer promotional discount coupons which may apply in respect of any, or certain specified, purchases made though this Website. BOOKSREADY.in shall introduce various offers, schemes or contest at different times. The terms and conditions for such Contest shall be separately available on the Site. BOOKSREADY.in reserves the right to change/modify/add/delete any of the terms and conditions from time to time. BOOKSREADY.in reserves the right to change/modify/add/delete any of the terms and conditions prevailing on the different promotional schemes it introduces in market from time to time. BOOKSREADY.in, at its discretion, can withdraw a particular scheme from the website or market. In case of any query pertaining to use of coupon and/or credit note or regarding the schemes, please email customer care at support@booksready.in While participating in any BOOKSREADY.in contest you hereby agree to release and hold BOOKSREADY.in (and its officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, joint ventures, and employees) harmless from any claim or demand, but not limited to reasonable attorneys' fees, or arising out of or related to your participation in the said Contest.

Disclaimer:

The terms and conditions for such Contest shall be separately available on the Site. In the event of any conflict between these T&C and the terms and conditions pertaining to any Contest, such terms and conditions shall prevail. We as a merchant shall be under no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly out of the decline of authorization for any Transaction, on Account of the Cardholder having exceeded the preset limit mutually agreed by us with our acquiring bank from time to time. In no event shall BOOKSREADY.in be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind in connection with this agreement, even if BOOKSREADY.in has been informed in advance of the possibility of such damages.