Terms of Use

User Agreement

(Terms & Conditions for Sharepract Services)

  1. Purpose

    The mission of Sharepract is to connect companies worldwide and help small business to access resources, services and customized content to accelerate their entrepreneurial journey. Sharepract through its "Company Centric" social platform aims to establish durable and engaging relationship among its members. For this purpose, we offer a host of services and applications through our website. Developer platform, mobile and other applications get introduced in future to propagate this mission. Users of Sharepract platform are encouraged to develop connections, exchange resources, content, avail services, find partners, jobs, investors and make deals in a trusted network of companies and their professionals driven by an environment of trust and mutual respect.

  2. Scope and Intent

    You agree that by registering on Sharepract, or by using our website, including our future mobile applications, developer platform, premium services, or other information provided as part of the Sharepract services (or "Sharepract" or the term "Services"), you are entering into a legally binding agreement with Sharepract Inc., California, USA ("we," "us," "our," and "Sharepract") based on the terms of this Sharepract User Agreement and Sharepract Privacy Policy, which is hereby incorporated by reference (collectively referred to as the "Agreement") and become a Sharepract user ("User"). If you are using Sharepract on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you are nevertheless individually bound by this Agreement even if your company has a separate agreement with us. If you do not want to register an account and become a Sharepract User, do not conclude the Agreement, do NOT click "Sign UP" and do not access, view, download or otherwise use any Sharepract webpage, information, content or services. By clicking "Sign Up," you acknowledge that you have read and understood the terms and conditions of this Agreement and that you agree to be bound by all of its provisions. By clicking "Sign Up," you also consent to use electronic signatures and acknowledge your click of the "Sign Up" button as one.Please note that the Sharepract User Agreement and Privacy Policy are also collectively referred to as Sharepract's "Terms of Service." As part of this Agreement, you also acknowledge that Sharepract is a Company Centric social platform and as "User" for the Company, you claim to be an approved representative of this company to take full responsibility on its behalf for all your actions (profiling, content sharing and consumption, use of features, tools and services like Smart Tools, Learning Kit, Mentoring, Services, Hot Deals, Journey and other offerings introduced over time).

Your Obligations

Applicable laws and this Agreement: You must comply with all applicable laws, this Agreement, as may be amended from time to time with or without advance notice, and the policies and processes explained in the following sections (keep track to remain informed about amendments that get shared here):

DOs and DON'Ts: As a condition to access Sharepract, you agree to this User Agreement and strictly adhere to the following DOs and DON'Ts:

  1. Do undertake the following:
    1. Comply with all applicable laws, including without limitation, privacy laws, intellectual property laws, export control laws, tax laws, and regulatory requirements.
    2. Check out your local laws and regulations before using Sharepract platform and do not sign up if you find any local restriction, prohibition or reservation to use our website and participate in our online or offline activities. It is your responsibility to verify the above and not ours
    3. Provide accurate information to us and update it as necessary
    4. Review and comply with our Privacy Policy
    5. Review and comply with Sharepract notices concerning the Services
    6. Use the Services in a professional manner with respect for other Users.
  2. Don't undertake the following:
    1. Act dishonestly or unprofessionally by engaging in unprofessional behavior by posting inappropriate, inaccurate, or objectionable content on Sharepract
    2. Publish inaccurate information in the designated fields on the profile form (e.g., do not include a link or an email address in the name field). Please also protect sensitive personal information such as your email address, phone number, street address, or other information that is confidential in nature
    3. Create a user profile for anyone other than a natural person
    4. Harass, abuse or harm another person, including sending unwelcomed communications to others using Sharepract
    5. Invite people you do not know to join your network unless there is a genuine professional reason to do so
    6. Upload a profile image that is not your likeness or a head-shot photo
    7. Use or attempt to use another's account (or claim yourself as company representative) without authorization from the Company, or create a false identity on Sharepract
    8. Upload, post, email, InMail, transmit or otherwise make available or initiate any content that
      1. Falsely states, impersonates or otherwise misrepresents your identity, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym, or misrepresenting your or your company's current or previous positions and qualifications, or your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present
      2. Is unlawful, libelous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable
      3. Adds to a content field content that is not intended for such field (i.e. submitting a telephone number in the "title" or any other field, or including telephone numbers, email addresses, street addresses or any personally identifiable information for which there is not a field provided by Sharepract);
      4. Includes information about your company or yourself that you do not have the right to disclose or make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as insider information, or proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements with your company, employer, contractor, etc.);
      5. Infringes upon patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights or other proprietary rights;
      6. Includes any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation. This prohibition includes but is not limited to (a) using Sharepract invitations to send messages to people who don't know you or who are unlikely to recognize you without stating a clear purpose to grow relationship or relevant business issues. (b) using Sharepract to connect to people (without stating genuine reasons) who don't know you and then sending unsolicited promotional messages in an unsuitable manner to offend them; and (c) any other form of sending mass messages that could offend other members as Spamming;
      7. Contains software viruses, worms, or any other computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment of Sharepract or any User of Sharepract
      8. Forges headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any communication transmitted through the Services; and/or
    9. Duplicate, license, sublicense, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, sell, rebrand, or otherwise transfer information found on Sharepract (excluding content posted by you) except as permitted in this Agreement, or other guiding policies, or as expressly authorized by Sharepract
    10. Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for any underlying intellectual property used to provide the Services, or any part thereof
    11. Utilize or copy information, content or any data you view on and/or obtain from Sharepract to provide any service that is competitive, in Sharepract's sole discretion;
    12. Imply or state, directly or indirectly, that you are affiliated with or endorsed by Sharepract unless you have entered into a written agreement with Sharepract (this includes, but is not limited to, representing yourself as an accredited Sharepract Mentor, Adviser, Trainer, Partner, Service Provider, Investor or Deal Maker if you have not been certified/ratified by Sharepract as such);
    13. Adapt, modify or create derivative works based on Sharepract or technology underlying the Services, or other Users' content, in whole or part, except as permitted under Sharepract developer program to be initiated;
    14. Rent, lease, loan, trade, sell/re-sell access to Sharepract or any information therein, or the equivalent, in whole or part;
    15. Sell, sponsor, or otherwise monetize a Sharepract service or any other offering or functionality of Sharepract, without the express written permission of Sharepract.
    16. Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on Sharepract, including those of both Sharepract and any of its licensors;
    17. Remove, cover or otherwise obscure any form of advertisement that may be included on Sharepract from time to time;
    18. Collect, use, copy, or transfer any information, including, but not limited to, personally identifiable information obtained from Sharepract except as expressly permitted in this Agreement or as the owner of such information may expressly permit;
    19. Share information of non-Users without their express consent;
    20. Infringe or use Sharepract's brand, logos and/or trademarks, including, without limitation, using the word "Sharepract" in any business name, email, or URL or including Sharepract's trademarks and logos unless expressly permitted by Sharepract;
    21. Use manual or automated software, devices, scripts robots, other means or processes to access, "scrape," "crawl" or "spider" any web pages or other services contained in the site;
    22. Use bots or other automated methods to access Sharepract, add or download contacts, send or redirect messages, or perform other activities through Sharepract, unless explicitly permitted by Sharepract;
    23. Access, via automated or manual means or processes, Sharepract for purposes of monitoring Sharepract's availability, performance or functionality for any competitive purpose;
    24. Engage in "framing," "mirroring," or otherwise simulating the appearance or function of Sharepract's website;
    25. Attempt to or actually access Sharepract by any means other than through the interfaces provided by Sharepract such as its mobile application or by navigating to http://www.sharepract.com using a web browser. This prohibition includes accessing or attempting to access Sharepract using any third-party service, including software-as-a-service platforms that aggregate access to multiple services, including Sharepract;
    26. Attempt to or actually override any security component included in or underlying Sharepract;
    27. Engage in any action that directly or indirectly interferes with the proper working of or places an unreasonable load on Sharepract's infrastructure, including, but not limited to, sending unsolicited communications to other Users or Sharepract personnel, attempting to gain unauthorized access to Sharepract, or transmitting or activating computer viruses through or on Sharepract;
    28. Interfere with or disrupt or game Sharepract or the Services, including, but not limited to, any servers or networks connected to Sharepract, in particular Sharepract's search algorithms.
    29. For complaints regarding content posted on the Sharepract Website; get in touch with us at contact@sharepract.com for removal and investigation. In this regard, look up Sharepract Privacy Policy.
  3. License and warranty for your submissions to Sharepract

    You own the information you provide Sharepract under this Agreement, and may request its deletion at any time, unless you have shared information or content with others and they have not deleted it, or it was copied or stored by other users. Additionally, you grant Sharepract a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sub-, fully paid up and royalty-free right to us to copy, prepare derivative works of, improve, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, process, analyze, use and commercialize, in any way now known or discovered in the future, any information you provide, directly or indirectly to Sharepract, including, but not limited to, any user generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques or data to the services, you submit to Sharepract, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or your company or any third parties. Any information submitted is at your own risk as noted in Sections 2 and 3 of this Agreement.

    By providing information to us, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to submit the information and that the information is accurate, not confidential, and not in violation of any contractual restrictions, your company's policy at any point of time or other third party rights. It is your responsibility to keep your and your company's profile and other information at Sharepract accurate and updated.

  4. Service Eligibility

    To be eligible to use the Service, you must meet the following criteria and represent and warrant that you: (1) are 18 years of age or older (unless you acquired exceptional case exemption in writing); (2) are not currently restricted from the Services, or not otherwise prohibited from having a Sharepract account, (3) are not a competitor of Sharepract or are not using the Services for reasons that are in conflict with Sharepract interest; (4) will only maintain one Sharepract account at any given time; (5) have full power and authority to enter into this Agreement and doing so will not violate any other agreement to which you are a party; (6) will not violate any rights of Sharepract, including intellectual property rights such as copyright or trademark rights; and (7) agree to provide at your cost all equipment, software, and internet access necessary to use the Services.

  5. Sign-In Credentials

    You agree to: (1) Keep your password secure and confidential; (2) not permit others to use your account; (3) refrain from using other Users' accounts; (4) refrain from selling, trading, or otherwise transferring your Sharepract account to another party; and (5) refrain from charging anyone for access to any portion of Sharepract, or any information therein. Further, you are responsible for anything that happens through your account until you close down your account or prove that your account security was compromised due to no fault of your own. To close your account, follow steps cited in other sections including Privacy Policy.

  6. Indemnification

    You indemnify us and hold us harmless for all damages, losses and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys' fees and costs) related to all third party claims, charges, and investigations, caused by (1) your failure to comply with this Agreement, including, without limitation, your submission of content that violates third party rights or applicable laws, (2) any content you submit to the Services, and (3) any activity in which you engage on or through Sharepract.

  7. Payment

    If you purchase any services that we offer for a fee, either on a one-time or subscription basis ("Premium Services"), you agree to Sharepract storing your payment card information. You also agree to pay the applicable fees for the Premium Services (including, without limitation, periodic fees for premium accounts) as they become due plus all related taxes, and to reimburse us for all collection costs and interest for any overdue amounts. Your obligation to pay fees continues through the end of the subscription period during which you cancel your subscription. You may cancel your Premium Services by adjusting settings. Sharepract‘s refund policy to be explained in the Ecommerce document governing future payments and transactions at Sharepract website. You also acknowledge that Sharepract Premium Services are subject to this Agreement and any additional terms related to the provision of the Premium Service.

  8. Notify us of acts contrary to the Agreement

    As esteemed and responsible member of Sharepract, if you believe that you are entitled or obligated to act contrary to this Agreement under any mandatory law, you agree to provide us with detailed and substantiated explanation of your reasons in writing at least 60 days before you act contrary to this Agreement, to allow us to assess whether we may, at our sole discretion, provide an alternative remedy for the situation, though we are under no obligation to do so. Any act contrary to this Agreement is subjected to our written approval to accommodate you under special circumstances for which we find genuine grounds.

  9. Notifications and Service Messages

    For purposes of service messages and notices about the Services to you, Sharepract may place a banner notice across its pages to alert you to certain changes such as modifications to this Agreement. Alternatively, notice may consist of an email from Sharepract to an email address associated with your account, even if we have other contact information. You also agree that Sharepract may communicate with you through your Sharepract account or through other means including email, mobile number, telephone, or delivery services including the postal service about your Sharepract account or services associated with Sharepract. You acknowledge and agree that we shall have no liability associated with or arising from your failure to do so maintain accurate contact or other information, including, but not limited to, your failure to receive critical information about the Service.

  10. Sharepract Applications

    Sharepract may in future offer the Services through applications built using Sharepract platform ("Sharepract Applications"). As Sharepract platform evolves, we shall update you with these applications and related features. If you use a Sharepract Application or interact with a website that has deployed a plug-in, you agree that information about you and your use of the Services, including, but not limited to, your device, your mobile carrier, your internet access provider, your physical location, and/or web pages containing Sharepract plug-ins that load in your browser may be communicated to us.

    Further, by importing any of your Sharepract data through the Sharepract Application (as these evolve in future), you represent that you have authority to share the transferred data with your mobile carrier or other access provider. In the event you change or deactivate your mobile account, you must promptly update your Sharepract account information to ensure that your messages are not sent to the person that acquires your old number and failure to do so is your responsibility. You acknowledge you are responsible for all charges and necessary permissions related to accessing Sharepract through your mobile access provider (when these services are available). Therefore, you should check with your provider to find out if the Services are available and the terms for these services for your specific mobile devices.

    Finally, by using any downloadable application to enable your use of the Services, you are explicitly confirming your acceptance of the terms of the End User License Agreement associated with the application provided at download or installation, or as may be updated from time to time.

  11. Privacy

    You should carefully read our Complete Privacy Policy before deciding to become a User as it is hereby incorporated into this Agreement by reference, and governs our treatment of any information, including personally identifiable information you submit to us. Please note that certain information, statements, data, and content (such as photographs) which you may submit to Sharepract, or groups you choose to join in future might, or are likely to, reveal your gender, ethnic origin, nationality, age, and/or other personal information about you. You acknowledge that your submission of any information, statements, data, and content to us is voluntary on your part.

  12. Export Control

    Your use of Sharepract services, including our software, is subject to export and re-export control laws and regulations, including the Export Administration Regulations ("EAR") maintained by the United States Department of Commerce and sanctions programs maintained by the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control. You shall not — directly or indirectly — sell, export, re-export, transfer, divert, or otherwise dispose of any software or service to any end-user without obtaining the required authorizations from the appropriate government authorities. You also assure us that you have thoroughly verified all local regulations governing your activity at Sharepract and are not prohibited from receiving US origin products, including services or software emanating from Sharepract platform.

  13. Contributions and Posting to Sharepract

    By submitting ideas, suggestions, documents, and/or proposals ("Contributions" and "Postings") to Sharepract through its suggestion or feedback webpages, you acknowledge and agree that: (a) your Contributions do not contain confidential or proprietary information; (b) Sharepract is not under any obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the Contributions and Postings; (c) Sharepract shall be entitled to use or disclose (or choose not to use or disclose) such Contributions for any purpose, in any way, in any media worldwide; (d) Sharepract may have something similar to the Contributions already under consideration or in development; (e) you irrevocably assign to Sharepract all rights to your Contributions and Postings; and (f) you are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind from Sharepract under any circumstances.

Sharepract Rights and Obligations
  1. Provision of Services

    For as long as Sharepract continues to offer the Services, Sharepract shall provide and seek to update, improve and expand the Services. As a result, we allow you to access Sharepract as it may exist and be available on any given day and have no other obligations, except as expressly stated in this Agreement. We may modify, replace, refuse access to, suspend or discontinue Sharepract, partially or entirely, or change and modify prices for all or part of the Services for you or for all our users in our sole discretion. All of these changes shall be effective upon their posting on our site or by direct communication to you unless otherwise noted. Sharepract further reserves the right to withhold, remove and or discard any content available as part of your account, with or without notice if deemed by Sharepract to be contrary to this Agreement. For avoidance of doubt, Sharepract has no obligation to store, maintain or provide you a copy of any content that you or other Users provide when using the Services.

  2. Third Party Sites and Developers

    Sharepract may include links to third party web sites ("Third Party Sites") on areas to be specified. Sharepract may also enables third party developers ("Platform Developers") to create applications ("Platform Applications") that provide features and functionality using data and developer tools made available by Sharepract through its future developer platform.

    In such a case, you are responsible for evaluating whether you want to access or use a Third Party Site or Platform Application. You should review any applicable terms and/or privacy policy of a Third Party Site or Platform Application before using it or sharing any information with it, because you may give the operator permission to use your information in ways we would not.

    Sharepract is not responsible for and does not endorse any features, content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from Third Party Sites or Platform Applications. Sharepract also does not screen, audit, or endorse Platform Applications. Accordingly, if you decide to access Third Party Sites or use Platform Applications, you do so at your own risk and agree that your use of any Platform Application is on an "as-is" basis without any warranty as to the Platform Developer's actions, and that this Agreement does not apply to your use of any Third Party Site or Developer Application (whenever such possibilities arise).

    Under those circumstances, if you allow any Platform Application or Third Party Site to authenticate to or connect with your Sharepract account, that application or website can access information on Sharepract related to you and your links/connections.

  3. Disclosure of User Information

    You acknowledge, consent and agree that we may access, preserve, and disclose your registration and any other information you provide if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary in our opinion to: (1) comply with legal process, including, but not limited to, civil and criminal subpoenas, court orders or other compulsory disclosures; (2) enforce this Agreement; (3) respond to claims of a violation of the rights of third parties, whether or not the third party is a User, individual, or government agency; (4) respond to customer service inquiries; or (5) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Sharepract, our Users or the public. Disclosures of User information to third parties other than those required to provide customer support, administer this agreement, or comply with legal requirements.

    Under those circumstances, if you allow any Platform Application or Third Party Site to authenticate to or connect with your Sharepract account, that application or website can access information on Sharepract related to you and your links/connections.

  4. Connections and Interactions with other Users

    You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users. Sharepract may limit the number of interactions/connections you may have to other Users and may, in certain circumstances, prohibit you from contacting other Users through use of the Services or otherwise limit your use of the Services (if found necessary for community welfare or owing to complaints launched). Sharepract reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other members and to restrict, suspend, or close your account if Sharepract determines, in its sole discretion, that this is necessary to enforce the Agreement.

  5. Disclaimer

    We are aware that some countries and jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied terms in contracts with consumers and as a result the contents of this section may not apply in such cases though users from these locations are expected to clearly understand its implications before using Sharepract services.

    All users are requested not to rely on Sharepract for any information therein, or its continuation. We provide Sharepract Platform and all information and services as a neutral entity as they are posted with no vetting unless we receive complaints. Sharepract does not control or vet user generated content for accuracy nor does it provide any express warranties or representations.

    If you are dissatisfied by Sharepract or anything related to Sharepract, you may close your Sharepract account and terminate this agreement and such termination shall be your sole and exclusive remedy.

    Sharepract is not responsible, and makes no representations or warranties for the delivery of any messages (such as inmails, posting of answers or transmission of any other user generated content) sent through Sharepract to anyone. In addition, we neither warrant nor represent that your use of the service will not infringe the rights of third parties. Any material, service, or technology described or used on the website may be subject to intellectual property rights owned by third parties, who have licensed such material, service, or technology to Sharepract at any point of time.

    Sharepract does not have any obligation to verify the identity of the person subscribing to its services, nor does it have any obligation to monitor the use of its services by other users of the community: Therefore, Sharepract disclaims all liability for identity theft or any other misuse of your identity or information. If you receive malicious, offensive or harmful communication owing to possible hacking of Sharepract site or compromise of your account, get in touch with us immediately.

    Sharepract does not guarantee that the services it provides will function without interruption or errors in functioning. In particular, the operation of the services may be interrupted due to maintenance, updates, or system or network failures. Sharepract disclaims all liability for damages caused by any such interruption or errors in functioning. Furthermore, Sharepract disclaims all liability for any malfunctioning, impossibility of access, or poor use conditions of the Sharepract site due to inappropriate equipment, disturbances related to internet service providers, to the saturation of the internet network, and for any other reason.

  6. Limitation of Liability

    Some countries do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability in contracts with consumer and as a result the contents of the section my not hold in such cases but implications need to be clearly understood by users from these countries before using Sharepract site.

    Neither Sharepract nor any of our subsidiaries, affiliated companies, employees, shareholders, or directors ("Sharepract Affiliates") shall be liable for any damages or (b) any special, incidental, indirect, punitive or consequential damages or loss of use, profit, revenue or data to you or any third person arising from your use of the Service, any platform applications or any of the content or other materials on, accessed through or downloaded from Sharepract. This limitation of liability is part of the basis of the bargain between the parties and without it the terms and prices charged would be different. This limitation of liability shall:

    1. Apply regardless of whether (1) you base your claim on contract, tort, statute or any other legal theory, (2) we knew or should have known about the possibility of such damages, or (3) the limited remedies provided in this section fail of their essential purpose; and
    2. Not apply to any damage that Sharepract may cause you intentionally or knowingly in violation of this Agreement or applicable law, or as otherwise mandated by applicable law that cannot be disclaimed from in this Agreement.
    3. Not apply if you have entered into a separate agreement to purchase Premium or any other Services with a separate Limitation of Liability provision that supersedes this section in relation to those Premium Services.
  7. Termination
    1. Mutual rights of termination

      You may terminate this Agreement, for any or no reason, at any time, with notice to Sharepract. This notice will be effective upon Sharepract processing your notice. Sharepract may terminate the Agreement and your account for any reason or no reason, at any time, with or without notice. This cancellation shall be effective immediately or as may be specified in the notice. For avoidance of doubt, only Sharepract or the party paying for the services may terminate your access to any Premium Services. Termination of your Sharepract account includes disabling your access to Sharepract and may also bar you from any future use of Sharepract.

    2. Misuse of the Services

      Sharepract may restrict, suspend or terminate the account of any User who abuses or misuses the Services. Misuse of the Services includes inviting other Users with whom you do not know to connect (without citing genuine reasons); abusing the Sharepract messaging services; creating multiple or false profiles; using the Services commercially without Sharepract's authorization, infringing any intellectual property rights, violating any of the Do's and Don'ts listed in the specified Sections, or any other behavior that Sharepract, in its sole discretion, deems contrary to its purpose. In addition, and without limiting the foregoing, Sharepract may terminate accounts of Users who, in Sharepract's sole discretion, are deemed to be repeat infringers under the United States Copyright Act.

    3. Effect of Termination

      Upon the termination of your Sharepract account, you lose access to the Services. The terms of this Agreement shall survive any termination, except Sections highlighting "Your Rights" and that dealing with "Sharepract Rights and Obligations".

  8. Dispute Resolution
    1. Mutual rights of termination

      You may terminate this Agreement, for any or no reason, at any time, with notice to Sharepract. This notice will be effective upon Sharepract processing your notice. Sharepract may terminate the Agreement and your account for any reason or no reason, at any time, with or without notice. This cancellation shall be effective immediately or as may be specified in the notice. For avoidance of doubt, only Sharepract or the party paying for the services may terminate your access to any Premium Services. Termination of your Sharepract account includes disabling your access to Sharepract and may also bar you from any future use of Sharepract.

    2. Arbitration Option

      For any claim (excluding claims for injunctive or other equitable relief), the party requesting relief may elect to resolve the dispute in a cost effective manner through binding non-appearance-based arbitration. In the event a party elects arbitration, they shall initiate such arbitration through an established alternative dispute resolution ("ADR") provider mutually agreed upon by the parties. The ADR provider and the parties must comply with the following rules: (a) the arbitration shall be conducted by telephone, online and/or be solely based on written submissions, the specific manner shall be chosen by the party initiating the arbitration; (b) the arbitration shall not involve any personal appearance by the parties or witnesses unless otherwise mutually agreed by the parties; and (c) any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator shall be final and may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction.

  9. General Terms
    1. Severability

      If any provision of this Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction or arbitrator to be illegal, void, or unenforceable, the unenforceable provision will be modified so as to render it enforceable and effective to the maximum extent possible in order to effect the intention of the provision; and if a court or arbitrator finds the modified provision invalid, illegal, void or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions of this Agreement will not be affected in any way.

    2. Language

      Sharepract currently offers no translation of the English language version of this Agreement, the Privacy Policy, and/or any other documentation. You agree that it is your responsibility to translate the provision of this agreement in a language of your choice for the purpose of compliance.

      Notices and Service of Process.

      Can be initiated through email and processes to evolve with community expansion. Feedback welcome.

    3. Entire Agreement

      You agree that this Agreement constitutes the entire, complete and exclusive agreement between you and us regarding the Services and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings, whether written or oral, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use or purchase certain other Sharepract services, third-party content or third party software.

    4. Amendments to this Agreement

      We reserve the right to modify, supplement or replace the terms of the Agreement, effective upon posting at www.sharepract.com or notifying you otherwise. If you do not want to agree to changes to the Agreement, you can terminate this Agreement at any time per Termination policy cited here.

    5. No informal waivers, agreements or representations

      Our failure to act with respect to a breach of this Agreement by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to that breach or subsequent similar or other breaches. Except as expressly and specifically contemplated by the Agreement, no representations, statements, consents, waivers or other acts or omissions by any Sharepract Affiliate shall be deemed legally binding on any Sharepract Affiliate, unless documented in a physical writing hand signed by a duly appointed officer of Sharepract.

    6. No Injunctive Relief

      In no event shall you seek or be entitled to rescission, injunctive or other equitable relief, or to enjoin or restrain the operation of the Service, exploitation of any advertising or other materials issued in connection therewith, or exploitation of the Services or any content or other material used or displayed through the Services.

    7. Assignment and Delegation

      You may not assign or delegate any rights or obligations under the Agreement. Any purported assignment and delegation shall be ineffective. We may freely assign or delegate all rights and obligations under the Agreement, fully or partially without notice to you.

      Potential Other Rights and Obligations.

      You may have rights or obligations under local law other than those enumerated here if you are located outside the United States and ensure that your actions are in tune with this Agreement before using Sharepract Services and signing up with us.

  10. "DOS" and "DON'TS."

    As a condition to access Sharepract, you agree to this User Agreement and to strictly observe the following DOs and DON'Ts stipulated above.

  11. Complaints Regarding Content Posted On Sharepract Website

    We built Sharepract platform to help you in accelerating your company's entrepreneurial journey to emerge as a successful business, and to help professionals succeed. To achieve this purpose, we encourage our Users to share truthful and accurate information. We also respect the intellectual property rights of others. Accordingly, this Agreement requires that information posted by Users be accurate and not in violation of the intellectual property rights or other rights of third parties. To promote these objectives, Sharepract plans to come out with a process for submission of complaints for investigation with regard to content posted by our Users. In accordance with our User Agreement and these procedures, and regardless of whether Sharepract may be liable for any alleged violation of rights or inaccurate or unlawful content, Sharepract may remove or disable access to specified content appearing on the Sharepract website upon receipt of a verified notice asserting that the content infringes intellectual property rights, is inaccurate, or is otherwise unlawful.

    Meanwhile, any such complaints can be sent to contact@sharepract.com