Using Tech Place
In connection with using or accessing products and services available through Tech Place you will not:
- post, or upload tools, software or services in inappropriate categories of techplace.io
- breach or circumvent any laws, regulations, third-party rights or our policies
- use Tech Place if you are not able to make legally binding contracts, or are temporarily suspended from accessing our website, tools, services or apps.
- fail to deliver tools or services offered by you, unless you have a valid reason as per our policy.
- post inaccurate, misleading, or deceptive content;
- distribute viruses or any other harmful technologies
- use any data mining tools, data gathering, robot, spider, or extraction tools, to access our Services for any purpose, except with the permission of Tech Place;
- infringe the copyright, trademark, patent, publicity, and/or other intellectual property rights that belong to Tech Place.
Sellers must meet Tech Place’s minimum performance standards. In case you fail to meet these standards, Tech Place will charge you additional fees, and/or restrict or suspend your seller account.
If we believe you are abusing Tech place and/or our Services in any way, we may limit, or terminate your user account(s) and access to our Services.
When listing a tool, application or service on Tech Place, you agree to following the below mentioned policies:
- You are liable for the accuracy and content of the listing and products, services or tools offered,
- Your listing may not be searchable at once by keyword or category for many hours
- Content that violates any of our policies may be modified, or deleted at Tech Place’s discretion,
- We may revise software, app or service data with listings to remove, or correct information,
When you provide content using the Services, you give Tech Place a non-exclusive, royalty-free right to exercise any and all Intellectual Property Rights. You warrant that content is accurate. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any content provided by you or any third party.
While we by all means try to provide reliable product information, we cannot promise that the content through the Services will always be accurate,or up-to-date.
Disclaimer of Warranties
Tech Place tries to keep our Services secure, and working, but we cannot promise the continuous operation of or access to our Services. You agree that you use Tech Place Services at your own risk.
You will indemnify and hold tech place harmless from any claim or demand, such as legal fees, made by any third party because of or arising due to your violation of this Agreement, your improper use of Tech Place or your breach of any other law.
EU law held Tech Place and sellers as individual and separate data controllers, however, both are responsible for a safe processing of buyers personal information whenever they provide services. Both shares the same personal information of members for example delivery addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, delivery addresses, etc. The term of separate data controllers means Tech Place cannot be held responsible if an individual seller leaks out the personal details like an email address or phone number of a member while processing an order for a different buyer.
Your Account with Tech Place
To use the services of Tech Place, each seller needs to get registered with Tech Place and create an account. Tech Place has specified some rules for everyone while creating this account.
1. You must be an adult
If you are under the age of 18 but at least 13 years old, you are allowed to use Tech Place services. However, you will be asked to provide permission from your parents or legal guardians. Since you will only be allowed to use Tech Place services with an account on your parent or legal guardian name and under their supervision, they will be held responsible for any misuse of personal information by the minors. No one under the age of 13 can use Tech Place and its services.
2. Provide accurate information
While creating an account with Tech Place, we expect honesty and true information from you. Account rejection and legal proceedings can be initiated if you provide false information about yourself or portray yourself as a different person or company.
3. Use appropriate name
You are allowed to use your name as appeared on your account, however, you can use any other name to be associated with your account. Make sure that you use such names which are not against the terms, for example, names should not be vulgar, outrageous or breach someone’s intellectual property rights.
4. Responsibility of your account
Since, the account will be registered on your name, you will be responsible for all activities on your account. Although, your accounts are not transferable in any scenario but you can share the account with other people. In case of a shared account, the person who shares financial information on the account, will be responsible for the activities on the account. Registering as the business required someone who guarantees the authority to agree with terms and conditions and only such a person will be considered as responsible for account activities.
5. Secure your login details
It has been cleared that you will take the responsibility for all activities on your account. To avoid any inconvenience, you must protect the login details of your account especially your password.
Disputes with Tech Place
We are always ready to help you out if you have any issue with us. If we cannot help you out, there are some rules that will govern legal disputes.
1. Governing law
The law that governs the terms are the laws of the State of New York and laws of the United States of America. Any important point that needs to be considered here is that you will be abiding by these laws even if you are not living in the United States of America. However, your local consumer protection law will have the authority to give you protection under some provisions.
American Arbitration Association or in other words “AAA” under its Consumer Arbitration Rules or the AAA Rules, will administer all the disputes and legal proceedings. The Tech Place and consumer will consider the AAA as the final and binding arbitration unless otherwise required by law, as incorporated by reference into this section and as to the date of these terms as you find in AAA Rules. A sole arbitrator will be handling the threshold questions of arbitrability of disputes in accordance with the AAA rules. Combined actions or combined arbitration is not allowed as it can only be taken place on an individual basis and judgements can be entered in any court that has jurisdiction. Agreeing to the terms means both Tech Place and you are waiving the right of trial by jury or to conduct combined arbitration or combined actions.
If your claim qualifies, you can take these claims to “small claims” courts but they will remain in that court on an individual basis. Waiving the right to trial by jury still give you and Tech Place the right bring an action to the court of jurisdiction for relief, where the final decision will be pending by the arbitrator.
3. Cost of arbitration
The Consumer Arbitration Rules will decide that what should be the payment for a single or all AAA filings. This also includes arbitrator fees and administrative expense. It also depends on the amount of the claim that how payments will be made. For example, if you file AAA arbitration and the amount of your claim is under $10,000 USD, Tech Place will pay suitable filling, administrative and arbitrator fees. Tech Place will be free from paying any of these expenses if arbitrator feels that actuality of your claim is impractical and false.
Place of legal actions is very crucial. Tech Place is based in ______and if you are going to start any legal proceedings against Tech Place, these should be initiated in ¬¬¬¬¬¬¬_______. AAA Rules gives an opportunity that you can start legal actions in the place where you live if those actions fall under AAA Rules. For all hearings, the arbitrator will decide the suitable location for both parties according to their ability to reach at that location with convenience and by taking into account all possible circumstances. While filing the proceedings in a state or federal court, the location of the hearing will depend on your contact. If your contract is with Tech Place, Inc, the personal jurisdiction of state or federal court will be ¬¬¬¬______ and jurisdiction will be _________ if your contract is with Tech Place.
5. Exception for Governments
There are some exceptions if you are an agent for the Government or body in the United States. You may not legally agree to the clauses of the AAA Rules of the section and these rules will not be applicable on you if you are an entity as stated above and using the services in your official capacity. For such agents or Government officials, the terms and all the actions taken under the terms will be governed by the law of the United States. The law of State of New York will also be applicable if federal law does not exist and also if federal law allows to do so.
Changes in the section
Tech Place has all the rights to modify the terms described in this section whenever required or necessary. The important thing is if you and Tech Place agree on the terms on a specific date and after agreement Tech Place makes some modifications in the terms of this section, all such modification will be considered as ineffective for all proceedings which have been filed prior to the date of changes. Tech Place is legally bound to notify you about all the changes made to the section of Disputes with Tech Place 30 days prior to the effective date of changes. You will have the right to disagree with the modifications by notifying the Tech Place within those 30 days and any disagreement will allow you to discontinue your account. Please note that you can still arbitrate your disputes with Tech Place in accordance with terms prior to modifications if you reject the modification or closed your account. The reopening of account will be considered as your agreement with all the modifications.
Notification of changes
Tech Place may update the terms of Disputes with Tech Place on a timely basis if believed to be necessary and is bound to notify you about all the changes through message, email or any other suitable means so that you can decide to continue with Tech Place or not. If you continue to use services of Tech Place after modifications and notifying you, this will be considered as you agreed with the changes in terms.