Terms of Service

These Terms of Service (the “Terms of Service”) are a contract between you, the user, and Gridbox, Invent Orbit Pvt Ltd. with its principal place of business at 64/1647 South Main Street,First Floor, Thanjavur - 613009 (“Invent Orbit”). Invent Orbit operates Gridbox.io (the “Gridbox Site”) and the Web Prototype creation service therein.

By using the Gridbox Site and any services accessible from the Gridbox Site, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Service.

If you do not agree to these Terms of Service or any part thereof, your only remedy is to not use the Gridbox Site or any services or products offered on the Gridbox Site or on any other platform, including mobile applications, offered by Gridbox (collectively, the “Service” or “Services”). VIOLATION OF ANY OF THE TERMS OF SERVICE BELOW WILL RESULT IN THE TERMINATION OF YOUR RIGHT TO USE THE SERVICE, AND ANY ACCOUNT THAT YOU MAY HAVE CREATED AS PART OF THE SERVICE.

YOU AGREE TO USE THE SERVICE AT YOUR OWN RISK. Gridbox reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.

Your Account

In order to open an account on the Gridbox Site (the “Account”), you must

(i) agree to these Terms of Service, and (ii) provide any other information required by Gridbox during the registration process.

You will update this information to maintain its accuracy during the time you are using the Service.

You are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and password.

Gridbox cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to comply with this security obligation.

You are also responsible for all content, code, features, graphics or the content that you may create on the Gridbox Site (the “Content”) and activity that occurs under your Account (even when Content is posted by others who have access to your Account).

Any information submitted by you shall be subject to Gridbox’s Privacy Policy. One person or legal entity may not maintain more than one Account.

Accounts registered by “bots” or other automated methods are not permitted.

Our License to You

Gridbox hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, worldwide right to access and use the Gridbox Site, solely with supported browsers through the Internet for your own internal purposes, subject to these Terms of Service.

You may not permit the Gridbox Site to be used by or for the benefit of unauthorized third parties.

Nothing in the Terms of Service shall be construed to grant you any right to transfer or assign rights to access or use the Gridbox Site.

All rights not expressly granted to you are reserved by Gridbox and its licensors.

You shall not

  1. modify or make derivative works based upon the Gridbox Site;
  2. reverse engineer or access the Gridbox Site in order to
    • build a competitive product or service,
    • build a product using similar features, functions or graphics of the Gridbox Site, or
    • copy any features, functions or graphics of the Gridbox Site.

You further acknowledge and agree that, as between the parties,

Gridbox owns all right, title, and interest in and to the Gridbox Site, including all intellectual property rights therein.

Your License to Us

By submitting, posting or displaying Content on the Gridbox Site, you grant Gridbox and other users of the Services a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, publish, transmit, display and distribute such Content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed). Specifically, the MIT license. If you specifically save a Project as private in Gridbox, and that Project has never been public on Gridbox or anywhere else, the code in that particular Project is unlicensed.

You agree that this license includes the right for Gridbox and other users of the Services to make your Content available to others for the publication, distribution, syndication, or broadcast of such Content on other media and services, subject to our terms and conditions for such Content use. Such additional uses by Gridbox or others may be made with no compensation paid to you with respect to the Content that you submit, post, transmit or otherwise make available through the Services.

Gridbox may modify or adapt your Content in order to transmit, display or distribute it over computer networks and in various media and/or make changes to your Content as are necessary to conform and adapt that Content to any requirements or limitations of any networks, devices, services or media.

Additionally, by uploading Content to the Gridbox Site, you warrant, represent and agree that you have the right to grant Gridbox the license described above.

You also represent, warrant and agree that you have not and will not contribute any Content that

  • infringes, violates or otherwise interferes with any copyright or trademark of another party,
  • reveals any trade secret, unless the trade secret belongs to you or you have the owner's permission to disclose it,
  • infringes any intellectual property right of another or the privacy or publicity rights of another,
  • is libelous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harassing, hateful, offensive or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party,
  • creates an impression that you know is incorrect, misleading, or deceptive, including by impersonating others or otherwise misrepresenting your affiliation with a person or entity;
  • contains other people's private or personally identifiable information without their express authorization and permission, and/or
  • contains or links to a virus, trojan horse, worm, time bomb or other computer programming routine or engine that is intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information.

You are responsible for your use of the Service, for any Content you provide, and for any consequences thereof, including the use of your Content by other users and third party partners. You understand that your Content may be republished and if you do not have the right to submit Content for such use, it may subject you to liability. Gridbox will not be responsible or liable for any use of your Content in accordance with these Terms of Service.

The Services are available only to individuals who have the capacity to form legally binding contracts under the law applicable to these Terms of Service. Furthermore, our services are not available to minors (under 18 years of age). If you do not qualify as an authorized user, you are not permitted to use the Services and no contract will be formed between you and Gridbox.

As a condition of your use of the Services, you agree to

(a) provide Gridbox with true, accurate, current and complete information as prompted by the Gridbox registration forms, when registering for or using the Services and

(b) update and maintain the truthfulness, accuracy and completeness of such information.

Gridbox reserves the right in its discretion to remove any Content from the Gridbox Site, suspend or terminate your account at any time, or pursue any other remedy or relief available under equity or law.

You are responsible for all activity occurring under your Accounts and are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable local, state, national and foreign laws, treaties and regulations relating to your use of the Gridbox Site, including those related to the protection of intellectual property, data privacy, international communications and the transmission of technical or personal data.

You shall:

(i) notify Gridbox immediately of any unauthorized use of any password or account or any other known or suspected breach of security; and

(ii) report to Gridbox immediately and use reasonable efforts to stop immediately any copying or distribution of Content that is known or suspected by you.

All Content, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person who originated such Content. We may not monitor or control the Content posted via the Services. Any use of or reliance on any Content or materials posted via the Services or obtained by you through the Services is at your own risk. We do not endorse, support, represent or guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any Content or communications posted via the Services or endorse any opinions expressed via the Services. You understand that by using the Services, you may be exposed to Content that might be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate. Under no circumstances will Gridbox be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content made available via the Services or broadcast elsewhere.

Impermissible Acts

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any information, materials or other content that is illegal, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, offensive, invades another’s privacy, or promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any individual or group;

impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

phish, collect, upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any login data and/or passwords for other web sites, software or services;

phish, collect, upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available credit card information or other forms of financial data used for collecting payments;

forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted through the Gridbox Site;

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any information, materials or other content that infringes another’s rights, including any intellectual property rights;

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation;

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

use any manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to “crawl,” “spider” or “screen scrape” any web pages contained in the Gridbox Site;

reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any of the software used to provide the Gridbox Site;

reproduce, duplicate or copy or exploit any other portion of the Gridbox Site, without the express written permission of Gridbox;

interfere with or disrupt the Gridbox Site, or any servers or networks connected to the Gridbox Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Gridbox Site;

obtain, collect, store or modify the personal information about other users;

modify, adapt or hack the Gridbox Site or falsely imply that some other site is associated with the Gridbox Site or Gridbox; or

use the Gridbox Site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the Gridbox Site, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

We reserve the right at all times (but will not have an obligation) to remove or refuse to distribute any Content on the Service and to terminate users or reclaim usernames. We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to

(i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request,

(ii) enforce the Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations hereof,

(iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues,

(iv) respond to user support requests, or

(v) protect the rights, property or safety of Gridbox, its users and the public.

Feedback

In the course of using the Gridbox Site, you may provide Gridbox with feedback, including but not limited to suggestions, observations, errors, problems, and defects regarding the Gridbox Site (collectively “Feedback”). You hereby grant Gridbox a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, transferable and sub-licensable, non-exclusive right to use, copy, modify, distribute, display, perform, create derivative works from and otherwise exploit all such Feedback.

Violation of these Terms of Service

Gridbox reserves the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of these Terms of Service to the fullest extent of the law. Gridbox may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who violate the Terms of Service. You acknowledge that Gridbox has no obligation to pre-screen or monitor your access to or use of the Gridbox Site or any information, materials or other content provided or made available through the Gridbox Site, but has the right to do so. You hereby agree that Gridbox may, in the exercise of Gridbox’s sole discretion, remove or delete any entries, information, materials or other content that violates these Terms of Service or that is otherwise objectionable.

All right, title, and interest in and to the Services (excluding Content provided by you), are and will remain the exclusive property of Gridbox and its licensors. The Services are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of India. Nothing in the Terms of Service gives you a right to use the Gridbox name or any of the Gridbox trademarks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features. You acknowledge that the ownership in any intellectual property rights (including, for the avoidance of doubt, patents, copyright, rights in databases, trademarks and trade names whether registered or unregistered and subsisting anywhere in the world) in the Services belongs to Gridbox or its third party licensors. Accordingly, any part of the Services may not be used, transferred, copied or reproduced in whole or in part in any manner other than for the purposes of utilizing the Services.

Cancellation and Termination

You are solely responsible for properly canceling your account. You can cancel your account at any time by sending an email to hello@gridbox.io

Any cancellation of your Account will result in the deactivation or deletion of your Account or your access to your Account, and the forfeiture and relinquishment of all Content in your Account. This information cannot be recovered from Gridbox once your Account is cancelled. Please be aware that Gridbox may for a time retain residual information in our backup and/or archival copies of our database. We will make reasonable commercial efforts to delete your information as soon as possible after you communicate that intention to us.

Cancellations will take effect once your request email is processed. Upon the commencement of a new Service period the Service will terminate without additional notice, and you will not be charged for any subsequent Service periods. You will not be provided any refunds for unused time on your Service period.

Gridbox, in its sole discretion, has the right to suspend or terminate your Account if

(1) you breach these Terms of Service or

(2) your bandwidth usage significantly exceeds the average bandwidth of other users of the Service. In each such case Gridbox may refuse to provide you any current or future use of the Gridbox Site, or any other Service. Any termination of your Account will result in the deactivation or deletion of your Account or your access to your Account, and the forfeiture and relinquishment of all Content in your Account. This information cannot be recovered from Gridbox once your account is terminated; however Gridbox may for a time retain residual information in our backup and/or archival copies of our database.

Changes, Updates and Additions

We constantly update our Terms of Service and Privacy Policies. When there’s a major change in these policies, you will be notified about the same. We suggest you to direct all your questions to teamio@inventorbit.com anytime you want.