SHECONOMY Private Limited owns the Platform and is a company incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956 with its registered office at B-II/66, MCIE, Mathura Road, New Delhi 110044, India (hereinafter referred to as “SHECONOMY”.
The Buy/Interact/Pay-Direct-Service ("Buy/Interact/Pay-Direct-Service") is a Service that allows You to surf/access/browse the SHECONOMY Platform (with or without registering an account on SHECONOMY Platform) in order to DIRECTLY view, interact, communicate, liaise, transact, and buy & pay with a wide range of businesses across the globe who have hosted their independent business websites and products directly on SHECONOMY and who independently operate their respective business websites /webstores on SHECONOMY Platform. SHECONOMY only provides web hosting services to such businesses and does not interfere, intervene or otherwise involve itself financially or otherwise during transactions between you, users, buyers, and businesses listed / hosted (including their websites / webstores) on SHECONOMY Platform. When you place any order on SHECONOMY platform, you are buying and paying directly from/to a business hosted on SHECONOMY platform, using their independently owned payment method / payment gateway, whether such transaction to buy and pay originates using SHECONOMY Platform or outside of it. SHECONOMY never collects any payment from you / any users or buyers for any purchase or transaction with a business hosted / listed on SHECONOMY Platform. In addition, Buy/Interact/Pay-Direct-Service allows you to view information about independent information of businesses globally as listed on their website / webstore hosted on SHECONOMY Platform such as about-us, contact information, shipping and payment policies, listings of products / services for sale, display etc., or any additional information provided by and applicable to each individual website / webstore / business hosted on SHECONOMY Platform.
1. Account Terms
To access and use the Services, we recommend you register for a SHECONOMY account(s) (“Account”) such as a user / buyer account by providing your full legal name, current address, phone number, a valid email address, and any other information indicated as required. SHECONOMY may reject your application for an Account, or cancel an existing Account, for any reason, in our sole discretion.
While businesses hosted on SHECONOMY are women owned or women led, User Account / Buyer Account on SHECONOMY are open to all and all are welcome and encouraged to source from women worldwide.
You must be the older of: (i) 18 years, or (ii) at least the age of majority in the jurisdiction where you reside and from which you use the Services to open an Account.
Transaction using or in connection with use of the Platform is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under Indian Contract Act, 1872. Persons who are "incompetent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 including un-discharged insolvents etc. are not eligible to use the Platform. If you are a minor i.e. under the age of 18 years, you may use the Platform or access content on the Platform only under the supervision and prior consent/ permission of a parent or a legal guardian. As a minor if you wish to transact on the Platform, such transaction on the Platform may be made by your legal guardian or parents. SHECONOMY reserves the right to terminate your account / membership and / or refuse to provide you with access to the Platform if it is brought to SHECONOMY’s notice or if it is discovered that You are under the age of 18 years and transacting on or in connection with use of the Platform.
You confirm that you are receiving any Services provided by SHECONOMY for the purposes of carrying on a legal business activity or legal personal use / consumption.
You acknowledge that SHECONOMY will use the email address / mobile number you provide on opening an Account or as updated by you from time to time as the primary method for communication with you. Additionally SHECONOMY may communicate with you over your phone / chat / text or other methods as needed. Your mobile phone number and/or e-mail address is treated as Your primary identifier on the Platform. It is your responsibility to ensure that Your mobile phone number and your email address is up to date on the Platform at all times. You agree to notify Us promptly if your mobile phone number or e-mail address changes by updating the same on the Platform.
You agree that SHECONOMY shall not be liable or responsible for the activities or consequences of use or misuse of any information that occurs under your Account in cases, including, where You have failed to update Your revised mobile phone number or e-mail address and/or your address or business related information on the Platform.
You are responsible for keeping your password secure. SHECONOMY cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to maintain the security of your Account and password.
If You share or allow others to have access to Your account on the Platform (“Account”), they will be able to view and access Your Account information. You shall be solely liable and responsible for all the activities undertaken under Your Account, and any consequences therefrom.
You are responsible for all activity and content uploaded through your account such as photos, images, videos, graphics, text, audio / video/ text files, information, or data uploaded, collected, generated, stored, displayed, distributed, transmitted or exhibited on or in connection with your Account (“Materials”).
2. Account Activation
2.1 Store Owner
2.2 Payment Gateway
SHECONOMY is a free digital enabler and ecosystem provider for women entrepreneurs to be present online, create their free webstores/websites, and connect with our community to grow their global networks and promote their business.
SHECONOMY does not sell on behalf of any sellers, does not collect any sales payments on seller’s behalf, Nor does it charge any commissions or fees.
SHECONOMY does not offer any payment gateway on the platform.
If a seller is accepting payments on the SHECONOMY platform, then they have used their own payment gateway on the Platform to allow add to cart features for online checkout / payment facility of products / services for your webstore. When paying any seller on SHECONOMY platform, you agree and understand that you are paying the seller directly, and not paying SHECONOMY.
Seller will be solely and directly responsible for complying with any legal and tax compliances accompanying the use of payment gateways and any online orders, sales, invoices and receipts as per applicable laws. You are advised to policies of each seller on seller website on SHECONOMY as they may vary from seller to seller. In case of questions, you are advised to communicate directly with sellers before making purchases on SHECONOMY platform.
3. General Conditions
You cannot use the SHECONOMY Services for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you in the use of the Service violate any laws in your /your buyer’s / SHECONOMY’s jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
It is possible that other users (including unauthorized users or "hackers") may post or transmit offensive or obscene materials on the Platform and that You may be involuntarily exposed to such offensive and obscene materials. It also is possible for others to obtain personal information about You due to your use of the Platform, and that the recipient may use such information to harass or injure You. SHECONOMY does not approve of such unauthorized uses, but by using the Platform You acknowledge and agree that SHECONOMY is not responsible for any such acts including the use of any personal information that You publicly disclose or share with others on the Platform. Please carefully select the type of information that You publicly disclose or share with others on the Platform.
SHECONOMY shall have all the rights to take necessary action and claim damages that may occur due to your involvement/participation in any way on your own or through group/s of people, intentionally or unintentionally in DoS/DDoS (Distributed Denial of Services).
Some content offered on the platform may not be suitable for some viewers and therefore viewer discretion is advised. Also, some content offered on the platform may not be appropriate for viewership by children. Parents and/or legal guardians are advised to exercise discretion before allowing their children and/or wards to access content on the platform.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, and resell any portion of the Service, use of the Services, or access to the Services.
You understand and agree that your Materials (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of software updates, connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is processed by external payment gateway offered by sellers and is not processed by SHECONOMY.
We will not be responsible for any business loss (including loss of profits, revenue, contracts, anticipated savings, data, goodwill or wasted expenditure) or any other indirect or consequential loss that is not reasonably foreseeable to both you and us when you commenced using the Platform / website.
Grievance officer: In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under and the Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2020, the name and contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below:
Ms. Anisha Tiwari
SHECONOMY Private Limited
Address: B-II/66, MCIE, Mathura Road, New Delhi 110044, India
Time: Mon - Fri (9:00 - 17:00)
4. SHECONOMY Contracting Party
4a. “SHECONOMY Contracting Party” means SHECONOMY PRIVATE LIMITED, a private company limited by shares, incorporated in India under registration number CIN74999DL2020PTC365879, with its registered offices located at B-II/66, MCIE, Mathura Road, New Delhi 110044, India and its website is at https://www.SHECONOMY.in
5. SHECONOMY Rights
We reserve the right to terminate or modify the Services for any reason at any time, without notice thereof. Some jurisdictions may need, necessitate or be offered only limited/partial Services and features. SHECONOMY is under no obligation to offer all Services or features in any jurisdiction.
We reserve the right to refuse Services/features to anyone for any reason at any time.
Written or verbal abuse, threats or intimidation of any kind of any SHECONOMY employee, officer, member or customer will result in immediate Account termination.
We make no promise of exclusivity for any segment of business, trade and commerce. We reserve all rights to provide our services to diverse Sellers/Users who may include your competitors. You further acknowledge and agree that SHECONOMY employees, customers, customers, community and third party contractors may also be SHECONOMY Sellers and that they may compete with you, although they may not use your Confidential Information (as defined in Section 6) in doing so.
We reserve the right to request necessary/additional documentation at any time to determine, confirm or reconfirm Account ownership. It is your sole responsibility to ensure that you provide to SHECONOMY and upload on your Seller dashboard accurate documents for identification and business information. Documentation may include, but is not limited to, legibly scanned, legally admissible bonafide copies of your applicable business license, government authorized/valid/issue ID with photo, your company/business registration status, the details of credit card if to be used, any other information legally necessitated at any time including biometrics etc. It is further your responsibility to ensure that you upload updated information/documents from time to time to ensure valid proofs of identification, address, and other required business documents.
SHECONOMY retains the right to discern and determine, the rightful Account ownership and in pursuance of the rightful determination may transfer an Account to the rightful Account Owner. In case SHECONOMY is unable to determine the rightful Account Owner, then it reserves the right at its sole discretion to temporarily disable/delete the said Account until a reasonable resolution/solution is achieved.
Inactive/Unoperational/Objectionable accounts may be closed by SHECONOMY at its sole Discretion.
6. Confidentiality and Personal Data
The above terms do not restrict your right to share Confidential Information with a governmental entity that has jurisdiction over you, provided that you exercise this right restraint toward necessary disclosure by sharing only the minimum necessary requirements and not infringing on the rights of other related parties, and explicitly indicating to the authorities the confidential nature of the shared information.
You may not at any time or for any purpose issue any press release or make any public statement related to the Services, or use our name, trademarks or logo in any way (including in promotional material), or misrepresent or malign the relationship between us in any way.
Generally, you may not use any confidential data in any way inconsistent with applicable law. You must also keep your personal data safe and secure at all times.
SHECONOMY does not warrant that all Services will be error-free, uninterrupted, timely, secure or unhindered, nor do we warrant that results obtained or expected from use of services will be accurate or reliable. We are not liable for any disruptions and interruptions of service, including, but not limited to system failures or others that may affect the usage, processing, completion, acceptance or settlement of any features or related transactions.
In case the applicability of some jurisdictions' laws necessitate the exclusion of any portion of the foregoing disclaimer such that it may not apply to you, then we and our related parties disclaim to the maximum extent permissible of applicable law all express, implied or statutory warranties of any kind, including without limitation warranties of satisfactory quality, business fitness, merchantability etc., for a particular title, purpose, or non- infringement.
As SHECONOMY is not involved in any exchange or transactions or consideration whatsoever between customers and sellers or other user/participant dealings, thus in case of any dispute arising between one or more participants, each and all release SHECONOMY (and its related parties and employees) from any demands, damaged and claims of every kind and nature, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes, be they actual or consequential, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed.
You acknowledge and undertake that you are accessing the services on the website and transacting at your own risk and are using your best and prudent judgment before entering into any transactions through the website. We shall neither be liable nor responsible for any actions or inactions of sellers nor any breach of conditions, representations or warranties by the sellers or manufacturers of the products and hereby expressly disclaim and any all responsibility and liability in that regard. We shall not mediate or resolve any dispute or disagreement between you and the sellers or manufacturers of the products.
We further expressly disclaim any warranties or representations (express or implied) in respect of quality, suitability, accuracy, reliability, completeness, timeliness, performance, safety, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or legality of the products listed or displayed or transacted or the content (including product or pricing information and/or specifications) on the SHECONOMY website. While we may have taken precautions to avoid inaccuracies in content, this website, all content, information (including the price of products), software, products, services and related graphics are provided as is, without warranty of any kind. We do not implicitly or explicitly support or endorse the sale or purchase of any products on the website. At no time shall any right, title or interest in the products sold through or displayed on the website vest with SHECONOMY nor shall SHECONOMY have any obligations or liabilities in respect of any transactions on the website.
8. Limitation of Liability
You agree that, to the permissible extent of applicable laws, SHECONOMY shall not be liable for any damages resulting from the use of or inability to use the Platform, including but not limited to damages for loss of profits, goodwill, data or other intangible losses be these direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or other.
Your use of the Services is at your sole risk. The Services are provided on an “As Is” and “As Available” basis without any warranty or condition.
SHECONOMY does not warrant that all Services will be error-free, uninterrupted, timely, secure or unhindered. SHECONOMY does not warrant that the results obtained or expected from the use of the Services will be accurate or reliable. We are not liable for any disruptions and interruptions of service, including, but not limited to system failures or others that may affect the usage, processing, completion, acceptance or settlement of any features or related transactions.
As SHECONOMY does not supply anything, and the exchange of information, goods and services is a matter of direct exchange and understanding between the Seller and the User, SHECONOMY does not warrant that the quality of any information, products, services, or other materials promised, purchased, delivered, obtained by you through use of the Services will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Services will be corrected.
SHECONOMY is a completely free platform for all sellers and users. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, SHECONOMY’s liability to you, for any cause whatsoever, and regardless of the form of the action, will at all times be limited to 1 (one) Indian Paisa only.
9. Waiver, Severability, and Complete Agreement
10. Intellectual Property and Customer Content
By uploading Materials (including any information), you agree: (a) to allow other internet users to view the Materials you post publicly to your webstore; (b) to allow SHECONOMY to store documents/information provided for statutory/identification purposes, and in the case of Materials (including any information) you upload for posting under your Account, use your Materials for display and public viewing on the site, in the search results, in the marketplace feed and any other related page; and (c) that SHECONOMY can, at any time, review, and delete some/all the Materials submitted to its Service, although SHECONOMY is not obligated to do so.
You retain ownership over all Materials that you upload to your Account; however, you agree to allow others to view Materials that you post publicly to your webstore. You are responsible for compliance of the Materials uploaded with any applicable laws or regulations.
If you do post content or submit material on the Platform, you:
(a) Grant SHECONOMY and its affiliates a non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable rights to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media; and
(b) SHECONOMY and its affiliates and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose.
SHECONOMY shall have the non-exclusive right and license to use the names, trademarks, service marks and logos associated with your account, any content or images uploaded to your account on SHECONOMY Platform.
You agree that the rights you grant above are irrevocable during the entire period of protection of your intellectual property rights associated with such content and material. You agree to waive your right to be identified as the author of such content and your right to object to derogatory treatment of such content. You agree to perform all further acts necessary to perfect any of the above rights granted by you to SHECONOMY, including the execution of deeds and documents, at its request.
You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post or that you otherwise provide on or through the SHECONOMY website / Platform; that, as at the date that the content or material is submitted to Sheconomy.in: (i) the content and material is accurate; (ii) use of the content and material you supply does not breach any applicable SHECONOMY policies or guidelines and will not cause injury to any person or entity (including that the content or material is not defamatory); (iii) the content is lawful. You agree to indemnify SHECONOMY Private Limited and its affiliates for all claims brought by a third party against it or its affiliates arising out of or in connection with a breach of any of these warranties.
Please be advised that content posted on the community sharing and other exchange related to the Services does not necessarily reflect SHECONOMY views. In no event shall SHECONOMY assume or have any responsibility or liability for any community content posted or for any claims, damages or losses resulting from use of content and/or appearance of content on the Platform. You hereby represent and warrant that you have all necessary rights in and to all content that you post and provide and that such content does not infringe any intellectual or other proprietary rights of third parties or contain any defamatory, slanderous, tortious, or otherwise unlawful information.
You can remove your SHECONOMY account at any time by deleting your Account. SHECONOMY does not exert any claim or any intellectual property rights that you have or determine over the Materials you would have provided to/uploaded on SHECONOMY. All intellectual property rights, if applicable, pertaining to the Materials you share/have right to share remain with you. You agree and accept for the duration of your use of SHECONOMY Services, other internet users, community members and Sellers, are at liberty to view the Materials you post publicly to your webstore, community, and which will also appear in the marketplace feed, social media, search results, and other related pages, and which may continue to appear for a while even after deletion/disabling of your account.
For the duration of your use/intent to use SHECONOMY Services, including the duration of processes following termination, you allow and enable us to use the information you provide, so that we are not violating any rights. In pursuance of the same, you grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free right and license of your original and derivative intellectual property rights to use any and all of Your Materials for SHECONOMY Services (account, platform, community, search, related pages etc.) or other SHECONOMY product or service, and to sublicense at multiple tiers the foregoing rights to our related parties, properties and operators of SHECONOMY; provided, however, that we will not change any of Your Trademarks provided (except to re-size/re-adjust to the extent necessary for presentation and other technical imperatives) and will respond with your special requests regards removal or any specific use of your Materials within reasonable frame of time (only in case you are unable to do so using the standard dashboard functionality/features made available to you via the applicable SHECONOMY Site or Services); and provided further that nothing in this Agreement will impair or impede our right to use Your Materials to the extent that such use is allowable without a license or consent from you under applicable Law.
Any Materials with regard to your business or you including those shared with other Sellers/Users/third party vendors, or any communication posted on social media platforms websites may remain posted or visible even after termination of your account with SHECONOMY. SHECONOMY may at its discretion remove your materials / information / references from the platform and communication spaces. However it is under no obligation to remove it after termination of your account / agreement with SHECONOMY.
You hereby expressly release SHECONOMY Private Limited and/or its affiliates and/or any of its officers and representatives from any cost, damage, liability or other consequence of any of the actions/inactions of the vendors and specifically waiver any claims or demands that you may have in this behalf under any statute, contract or otherwise.
In case an indemnified Claim may adversely affect us, we may, to the extent permitted by applicable law, voluntarily intervene in the proceedings at our expense. No party may consent to the entry of any judgment or enter into any settlement of an indemnified Claim without the prior consent of SHECONOMY.
13. Communications using SHECONOMY site / Platform / tools
SHECONOMY may also communicate with you in connection with your purchases, and the Services electronically and in other media, and you consent to such communications. For contractual purposes, you consent to receive such communications through any mode including SMS, e-mail, phone calls, Whatsapp and other social media/ our platform features for chat/messages.
SHECONOMY, or its third party providers, may suspend or terminate your access to and use of the communication services if you do not comply with the requirements (“Communication Services Requirements”).
By generating or sending or responding to messages through the featured communication services, you agree to comply with the following communication services requirements:
Your use of the Communication Services must comply with our Code of Conduct and related applicable laws, including but not limited to, laws relating to infringement of privacy, personal data, security, homeland security, intellectual property, or sending spam or unsolicited commercial email (“UCE”), or indulging in obscenity, racism, defamation, pornography, hate speech, terrorism, gambling, or any activities listed and referred to in our Prohibited Products/Service Lists. It is incumbent for you to know and understand your applicable laws determining your proper use of the Communication Services and any messages you exchange, generate or send through the Communication Services.
Your use of the SHECONOMY Platform and related Communication Services must follow all applicable guidelines established by SHECONOMY. Some examples of practices that may violate the Communication Services Requirements when generating or sending messages through the Communication Services or sending messages and sharing posts promoting and marketing your webstore at SHECONOMY, may include, but are not limited to: a) sending spam emails / messages; b) failing to include an actionable ‘unsubscribe’ link in emails, enabling the recipient to remove themselves from your mailing list; c) falsifying or manipulating or disguising the origin or subject or transmission trail of any email; d) sending malaware, spyware, junk mail, fraudulent schemes, soliciting funds, chain letters encouraging recipients to further forward email; e) manipulating header or footer identifiers such as in emails in order to disguise the origin of any message; f) falsely implicating or impersonating any other individual or entity.
In case You, User or Customer suspects or learns of any violations of the above guidelines governing Communication Services Requirements, please notify SHECONOMY at the earliest. SHECONOMY will determine compliance with the Communication Services Requirements at its discretion.
SHECONOMY’s Communication Services may utilize Third Party Providers.
14. Cancellation and Termination
Following Account deletion and termination of the Services by either party for any reason:
SHECONOMY will cease providing you with the Services and you will no longer be able to access your Account;
Your communication services at SHECONOMY, will be cancelled and taken offline. Messages generated under communication services at SHECONOMY do not transfer to you or anyone upon termination of service / account at SHECONOMY.
We may inform you of your account termination, without being obligated to do so, by sending notice to you at the email address provided by you in the use of our Seller Account or such other email address as you may have updated under your account details provided to SHECONOMY.
Upon termination of your account and this agreement, all related rights and obligations under this agreement will immediately terminate, except that you will continue to remain responsible for performing all actions toward your existing and enduring obligations in connection with any transactions that you may have entered into before termination and for any liabilities that may accrue to you thereof.
15. Modifications to the Service
SHECONOMY reserves the right to change, modify or discontinue the platform features or Services (or any part or portion thereof) at any time, with or without notice (unless otherwise necessitated by applicable law).
SHECONOMY shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modifications, changes, or discontinuance of the Service.
SHECONOMY may at its sole discretion introduce new services and modify some or all of the existing Services. Such changes activated on the platform and/or posted shall automatically become effective. Continued use of the Platform post revisions means acceptance and agreement to them.
SHECONOMY retains the right at all times to immediately halt any transaction, prevent or restrict access to the Services or take any other action to restrict access to or availability of any inaccurate listing, any inappropriately categorized items, any unlawful items, or any items otherwise prohibited by SHECONOMY policies.
16. Third Party Services and Third Party Premium / Promotional / Marketing Plans
As additional convenience for Sellers/Users, SHECONOMY may from time to time allow, recommend, enable, provide access to, third party applications (“Apps”), products, services, software, or website links (collectively, “Third Party Services”) for your consideration or discretionary use, including via the SHECONOMY platform, Seller Dashboard, Community, or any other communication channels or related platform features.
Your use of Third Party Services is completely at your own risk and discretion, and it is your responsibility to read and agree to their respective terms, conditions and policies before using them.
SHECONOMY does not provide any warranties with respect to Third Party Services including any preferred partners. You acknowledge that SHECONOMY has no control over Third Party Services and shall not be responsible or liable to you or anyone else for any such Third Party Services, or any deficiency or defect thereof. The availability of Third Party Services on SHECONOMY’s websites, including the SHECONOMY platform, or the integration or enabling of such Third Party Services with the platform features or Services neither constitutes nor implies our recommendation, representation, authorization, endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation by or with SHECONOMY. Third Party Services are only offered as a convenience and business tool for Sellers/Users for their discretionary use.
SHECONOMY does not guarantee the continued availability of Third Party Services. You agree and accept that SHECONOMY may disable access to any Third Party Services, with or without notice, at any time in its sole discretion.
SHECONOMY strongly recommends that you only use Third Party Services after you are fully satisfied with related specialist / technical advice that you must seek independently from your own networks and resources before using or relying on third party services, in order to be best assured that they will meet your business needs, expectations and standards. SHECONOMY is not responsible or liable to anyone for discontinuity, disruption, defect or disablement of any Third Party Service.
Whenever you install or enable for use a Third Party Service along with the Services, you thereby grant us permission to allow the applicable Third Party Provider to access your data and other related Materials that may be required for the interoperation of the Third Party Service with the Services, and any other actions required for exchange of data or other Materials. SHECONOMY is not responsible for any disclosure, modification or deletion of your data or other Materials, or for any corresponding losses or damages you may suffer, as a result of access by a Third Party Service or a Third Party Provider to your data or other Materials. All interactions between you and the Third Party Provider is solely between you and such Third Party Provider.
Features or fees of any promotional or marketing plans offered by Third Party Providers maybe subject to change from time to time. It is your responsibility to apprise yourself of such updates and changes and policies thereof directly with the Third Party Provider. Such change may be informed to you by way of posting the changes / updated terms / policies to the SHECONOMY Site (SHECONOMY.in).
The relationship between you and any Third Party Provider is directly and strictly between you and such Third Party Provider, and SHECONOMY is not obligated or bound to intervene in any dispute arising between you and a Third Party Provider.
Under no circumstances shall SHECONOMY be liable for any damages, loss of profits, goodwill, data or other intangible losses be these direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or other, arising from any Third Party Services, and/or from your contractual relationship with any Third Party Provider or from any preferred partners.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless our parent, subsidiaries, related parties, SHECONOMY partners, officers, directors, agents, employees, suppliers etc. and any documents incorporated by way of reference, from any claim or demand including made by any third party and/or arising out of your use of a Third Party Service or your relationship with a Third Party Provider.
Even if SHECONOMY has been advised of the possibility of such damages, the foregoing limitations shall apply to the fullest extent permissible by applicable law.
17. Beta Services
SHECONOMY may, in its sole discretion, invite you, from time to time, to use/peruse/try/test confidentially on a trial basis, some pre-release or beta features that are still in development and which are not yet made available to other/all sellers / users (“Beta Services”).
Such Beta Services may be subject to additional terms and conditions, and which SHECONOMY will provide to you prior to your trial and use of the Beta Services. Such Beta Services and all associated and related content, conversations and materials will be considered as Confidential Information of SHECONOMY and will be subject to the confidentiality provisions in this agreement. You accept and agree that you will not make any press statements or public disclosures regards your participation in the Beta Services.
SHECONOMY makes no representations or warranties that the Beta Services will function or continue to function. SHECONOMY will have no liability for any harm or damage arising out of or in connection with a Beta Service. The Beta Services may not work in the same way as a final version. SHECONOMY may discontinue the Beta Services at any time in its sole discretion. SHECONOMY reserves the right to eventually change the final version of a Beta Service or not to release it at all.
18. Feedback and Reviews
SHECONOMY always welcomes constructive ideas, inputs, suggestions and feedback that help improve the experience of the Services. By sharing and submitting your suggestions, inputs and feedback to SHECONOMY (whether submitted directly to SHECONOMY, SHECONOMY Support or posted on any SHECONOMY hosted forum or page), you waive any and all rights in the Feedback and that SHECONOMY is free to integrate and implement and use the Feedback as desired, whether provided by you as is or as amended/modified by SHECONOMY, without obtaining any permission or license from you or from any third party.
Under no circumstances shall any sharing of ideas, suggestions, review or material with regard to the Services, Third Party Services or any Third Party Provider (collectively, “Feedback") to SHECONOMY be subject to any obligation of confidentiality or expectation of compensation or entitlement of intellectual property or ownership.
Any reviews of a Third Party Service or Third Party Provider that you submit to SHECONOMY or share on related social media forums/pages must be not be false, mischievous, defamatory, threatening, abusive, objectionable, or injurious, and must be accurate to the best of your knowledge and understanding. While SHECONOMY does not regularly inspect Feedback posted or shared, SHECONOMY reserves the right (but not the obligation) to edit or remove all Feedback including but not limited to Third Party Services/Providers. See our Code of Conduct Policy below for further details on appropriate expression for feedback reviews and zero tolerance policies
19. Rights of Third Parties
For the avoidance of doubt, this shall not affect the rights of any permitted assignee or transferee of these Terms.
20. Privacy & Data Protection
21. Force Majeure
For reasons, events or matters beyond our reasonable control - including but not limited to - events occasioned by an Act of God, war, revolution, riots, civil unrest, disease, pandemic, strike, flood, fire, failure of public utilities, man-made disaster, satellite failure or any other disruption of normalcy caused by any event/action whatsoever beyond the control of SHECONOMY (including any event which is caused by the failure or non-performance on the part of the sellers and buyers on SHECONOMY) - we will not be liable for any delay or failure to perform any of our obligations under this agreement.
22. Relationship of Parties
Nothing in this Agreement will be construed at any time to create any partnership, association, agency, franchise, joint venture, sales representation, or employment relationship between the parties. You and we are independent contractors. You will have no authority at any time to make or accept any offers or representations on our behalf. This agreement will not create an exclusive relationship between you and us. SHECONOMY is neither an auctioneer nor an intermediary between the customer and the seller. You will not make any statement, whether on your site, our Platform, or otherwise, that would contradict anything in this section.
23. Password Security
You are solely responsible for maintaining the security of your passwords. Any passwords or electronic acceptance features we provide to you may be used only during the Term of the Services to access your Account or Seller Dashboard or any other related tools for exchange, communication or transaction.
You may not disclose your password to any third party (other than third parties authorized by you to use Your Account in accordance with this Agreement) and are solely responsible for any use of or action taken under your password. In case your password is compromised, you must immediately change your password and take measures to strengthen its security.
This agreement will be governed by the laws of India with exclusive jurisdiction of competent courts in New Delhi, India, without reference to rules governing choice of laws or the Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. Any dispute or claim of any nature relating in any way to your use of any Services covered under this Agreement will be adjudicated through arbitration, by a sole arbitrator to be appointed by SHECONOMY. The arbitral proceedings shall be conducted in accordance with the provisions of the (Indian) Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 or such statutory amendments thereof (“Arbitration Act”). The arbitration proceedings will be conducted in English and the venue of the arbitral proceedings shall be Delhi, India. Each party agrees that courts in Delhi will have the sole and exclusive jurisdiction over all arbitral applications. The fast track procedures as applicable under the Arbitration Act will apply to all proceedings as stipulated.
You may not transfer or assign all or any part or portion of this Agreement, by operation of law or otherwise, without our prior written consent. Any attempt to assign or otherwise transfer in violation of this section is void provided, however, that upon notice to and prior written approval from SHECONOMY, you may assign or transfer this Agreement, in whole or in part, to any of your authorized Affiliates as long as you remain liable for your obligations that arose prior to the effective date of the assignment or transfer under this Agreement. Our failure to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of our right to enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement subsequently.
You agree and accept that we may assign or transfer our rights and obligations under this Agreement: (a) in connection with a merger, acquisition, investment, sale, or consolidation of some, all or substantial part of our assets or similar transactions; or (b) to any authorized Affiliate or as part of a corporate reorganization; and effective upon such assignment, the assignee is deemed added and/or substituted as required along with / for SHECONOMY as the party to this Agreement. We may perform any of our obligations or exercise any of our rights under this Agreement through one or more of our authorized Affiliates.
The authentic language of this Agreement and supplemental materials or associated documentation shall be English and any translations provided are for convenience only. In the event of any conflict or difference in interpretation between the English language (Indian) version of this Agreement and supplemental/subsidiary/associated documentation and any translation of them, the English language (Indian) version and interpretation shall prevail.
You accept and agree that we may, in our sole discretion, disclose or make available any information provided or submitted by you or related to your participation under this Agreement (including information regarding Your Products or Your Transactions) to any judicial, quasi-judicial, regulatory, governmental, or any other authority as may be required by us to co-operate/ comply with any of their orders, directions, instructions or to fulfil any statutory or other requirements under applicable Laws.
You shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the SHECONOMY site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Platform or to any server, computer, network, or to any of the services offered on or through the Platform, by hacking, password "mining" or any other illegitimate means. You shall not use any "deep-link", "page-scrape", "robot", "spider" or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent automated or manual process, to access, acquire, copy, survey or monitor any portion of the SHECONOMY site / Platform or any content, or in any way reproduce, dodge or circumvent the authorized navigation, organizational structure, standard security protocols, or presentation of the Platform or any of its Content, or to unethically obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any nefarious and illegal means or any means not purposely made available through the Platform. We reserve our right to ban and bar any such activity and IP addresses or users attempting to undermine the security of SHECONOMY platform.
You shall not test, probe or scan the vulnerability of the site / platform or of any networks connected to the Platform nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Platform or of any network connected to the Platform. You agree not to use any device, software or routine to hinder, spy, interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Platform or any transaction being conducted on the Platform, or impede any other person's use of the Platform. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other User of or visitor to Platform, or any other customer, including any account on the Platform, nor exploit the Platform or any of its services or information made available or offered by or through the Platform with malafide intention to breach privacy, security, intellectual property among others. You agree that you will not undertake any action that may interfere with or undermine the digital infrastructure of the SHECONOMY Platform, systems or networks, software, or any systems or networks connected to SHECONOMY.
You shall not make any defamatory or denigrating comments or statements about Us or the brand name or domain name used by Us including the terms SHECONOMY, SHECONOMY.in, or otherwise engage in any conduct or action that might tarnish the image or reputation of SHECONOMY or Sellers on the Platform or otherwise tarnish, denigrate or dilute any of SHECONOMY's trade or service marks, trade name and/or goodwill associated with such trade or service marks, and related trade names of Affiliates that may be used by us.
Unless expressly authorized by SHECONOMY, no part, portion or content of the Platform may be republished, copied, encoded, translated, transmitted, reproduced, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, distributed or mirrored in any way to any other computer, platform, server or any other channel for distribution, publication or any other enterprise.
25. Additional Terms including for Buy/Interact/Pay-Direct-Service
A. All commercial/contractual terms are offered by and agreed to between Buyers and Sellers alone. The commercial/contractual terms are to be decided between buyers and sellers alone and should for sake of clarity include without limitation price, shipping costs, payment methods, payment terms, date, period and mode of delivery, warranties related to products and services and after sales services related to products and services. Buyers can refer to such details on information listed on each business’s website / webstore hosted on SHECONOMY and communicate directly with sellers where information is not clear, or additional information is needed. SHECONOMY does not have any control or does not determine or advise or in any way involve itself in the offering or acceptance of such commercial/contractual terms between the Buyers and Sellers. All discounts, offers (including exchange offers) are by the Seller directly and not by SHECONOMY.
B. Placement of order by a Buyer with Seller on or in connection with use of the Platform is an offer to buy the product(s) in the order by the Buyer to the Seller and it shall not be construed as Seller's acceptance of Buyer's offer to buy the product(s) ordered. The Seller retains the right to cancel any such order placed by the Buyer, at its sole discretion and the Buyer shall be intimated of the same by way of an email/SMS/any other means by the seller. Your order placed using the SHECONOMY platform from any seller listed on the Platform is an offer to the seller to buy the product(s) in your order directly from such seller(s). When you place an order to purchase a product from such seller directly, you will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of your order and containing the details of your order which is a courtesy email listing the summary of items you have placed in your order, and does not confirm acceptance by the seller of your offer to buy the product(s) ordered. Sellers on SHECONOMY directly accept your offer, and conclude the contract of sale directly to you for a product ordered by you. You authorize SHECONOMY and sellers on SHECONOMY to declare and provide declaration to any governmental authority of the products ordered by you on the SHECONOMY website.
C. SHECONOMY does not make any representation or Warranty as to specifics (such as quality, value, salability, etc.) of the products or services proposed to be sold or offered to be sold or purchased on the Platform. SHECONOMY does not implicitly or explicitly support or endorse the sale or purchase of any products or services on the Platform. SHECONOMY accepts no liability for any errors or omissions, whether on behalf of itself or third parties.
D. SHECONOMY is not responsible for any non-performance or breach of any contract entered into between Buyers and Sellers. SHECONOMY cannot and does not guarantee that the concerned Buyers and/or Sellers will perform any transaction initiated or concluded on or off the Platform. SHECONOMY shall not and is not required to mediate or resolve any dispute or disagreement between Buyers and Sellers.
E. SHECONOMY does not make any representation or warranty as to the item-specifics (such as legal title, creditworthiness, identity, etc.) of any of its Users. You are advised to independently verify the bona fides of any particular User / Seller that You choose to deal with on the Platform and use Your best judgment in that behalf.
F. SHECONOMY does not at any point of time during any transaction between Buyer and Seller on or off the Platform come into or take possession of any of the products or services offered by Seller nor does it at any point gain title to or have any rights or claims over the products or services offered by Seller to Buyer.
G. At no time shall SHECONOMY hold any right, title or interest over the products nor shall SHECONOMY have any obligations or liabilities in respect of such contract entered into between Buyers and Sellers. SHECONOMY is not responsible for unsatisfactory or delayed performance of services or damages or delays as a result of products which are out of stock, unavailable or back ordered.
H. The Platform is only a platform that can be utilized by Users to reach a larger base to buy and sell products or services. SHECONOMY is only providing a platform for communication and it is agreed that the contract for sale of any of the products or services (including any transactions, transaction price and all commercial terms such as delivery, dispatch of products and/or services, any payment including payment facility available on the Platform or outside of it) shall be strictly as per principal to principal bipartite contract basis between the Seller and the Buyer. Payment facility, if availed on the Platform, is merely used by the Buyer and Seller to facilitate the completion of the Transaction. Use of the payment facility on Platform, shall not render SHECONOMY liable or responsible for the non-delivery, non-receipt, non-payment, damage, breach of representations and warranties, non-provision of after sales or warranty services or fraud as regards the products and /or services listed on SHECONOMY’s Platform. SHECONOMY does not guarantee the identity of any User nor does it ensure that a Buyer or a Seller will complete a transaction. Further, if a seller provides payment facility on SHECONOMY platform by linking their own payment gateway / method, SHECONOMY is neither acting as trustees nor acting in a fiduciary capacity with respect to the sales / purchase transaction or the transaction price.
I. You, as a Buyer, understand that upon initiating a transaction, You are entering into a legally binding and enforceable contract with the Seller to purchase the products and /or services from the Seller using the Payment Facility, and You shall pay the Transaction Price through Your Issuing Bank to the Seller using Payment Facility.
J. You, as a Buyer, understand that the payment facility may not be available in full or in part for certain category of products and/or services and/or Transactions if the seller has not linked their payment gateway / method on SHECONOMY Platform.
K. At no time shall SHECONOMY hold any right, title or interest over the products nor shall SHECONOMY have any obligations or liabilities in respect of such contract.
L. SHECONOMY is not responsible for unsatisfactory or delayed performance of services or damages or delays as a result of products which are out of stock, unavailable or back ordered.
M. While availing any of the payment method/s available on the Platform, SHECONOMY will not be responsible or assume any liability, whatsoever in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly to You due to the following or any other reason: lack of authorization for any transaction/s, or exceeding the preset limit mutually agreed by You and between "Bank/s", or any payment issues arising out of the transaction, or Decline of transaction for any other reason/s. SHECONOMY does not accept any payments from buyers either directly or on behalf of the sellers. While availing any of the payment method/s available on the Platform, please remember you are paying the seller directly using seller’s own payment gateway / method.
N. Before shipping / delivering your order to you, Seller 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.
O. We may also request you for additional documents for verification.
P. SHECONOMY reserves the right to impose limits on the number of Transactions or Transaction Price which SHECONOMY may receive from on an individual Valid Credit/Debit/ Cash Card / Valid Bank Account/ and such other infrastructure or any other financial instrument directly or indirectly through payment aggregator or through any such facility to provide enabling support facility for collection and remittance of payment or by an individual Buyer during any time period, and reserves the right to refuse to process Transactions exceeding such limit.
Q. SHECONOMY reserves the right to refuse to process Transactions by Buyers with a prior history of questionable charges including without limitation breach of any agreements by Buyer with SHECONOMY or breach/violation of any law or any charges imposed by Issuing Bank or breach of any policy.
25.1. Product Information, Listings and Orders
25.1.1 Products and Product Information. All products and product information are listed directly by sellers without any involvement of SHECONOMY.
25.1.2 Products Listing, Merchandising and Order Processing. Sellers process your orders directly and SHECONOMY is not involved in any order processing by sellers for your orders.
25.1.3 Shipping, Handling Charges and Shipping Policies. Sellers are directly responsible for all Sales and the shipping thereof. All sales are governed by each seller’s own shipping and handling polices and charges, which can be viewed on each seller’s website / webstore on SHECONOMY Platform. Alternatively, you can get clarification on these policies by communicating directly with sellers.
SHECONOMY does not offer any shipping services. SHECONOMY is neither responsible for picking up, nor transporting, nor delivering, nor otherwise dealing with your shipment in any way whatsoever.
Any such charges/amounts that are paid by you to the seller towards your shipping and handling charges are directly between you and the seller. You are directly and entirely responsible for compliance with all local and international shipping and customs regulations. SHECONOMY will not be responsible for any shipping assurance, charges, local customs charges, import taxes or duties, insurance or any other similar charges related to your shipments. It is your responsibility to inform yourself and figure out whether any of these charges will become due, and arrange for their payment. You are advised to discuss payment of shipping costs (including duties, taxes, VAT, customs clearance in receiving country or any other charges) with sellers at your discretion. The same must be clearly articulated, written, communicated between you and sellers.
25.1.4 Credit Card Fraud. SHECONOMY does not receive any payments from you for your orders placed on SHECONOMY platform or elsewhere. Sellers link their own payment method on their webstore / website on SHECONOMY. SHECONOMY will not bear the risk of credit card fraud (i.e. a fraudulent purchase arising from the theft and unauthorized use of a third party's credit card information) occurring in connection with your transactions (including any sales, returns, refund transactions), and you will bear all other risk of fraud or loss. SHECONOMY does not provide a payment gateway / payment method for your sales or refunds. SHECONOMY does not receive any fees, commissions or funds, part or portion of sales / refunds / any other transaction between you and sellers. SHECONOMY is a completely free to use platform and does not intermediate in any transactions between sellers and buyers at any time. It enables and empowers women entrepreneurs with a digital ecosystem boosting community commerce and regulates interaction by its Code of Conduct and other related policies.
25.2. Sale and Fulfilment, Cancellation, Returns, and Refunds
25.2.1 Sale and Fulfilment. Sellers will directly send your invoice to you for purchases made from sellers. SHECONOMY does not provide any invoices for sales made by any sellers on SHECONOMY. The invoice will not / should not mention SHECONOMY as the Seller
SHECONOMY does not sell on behalf of sellers, does not collect any payment from any buyer on your behalf, does not charge any commissions on sales made on SHECONOMY or elsewhere and does not remit any amount to you for any sale. Any sale or business transaction between you and your buyers is directly between you and your buyers. All orders are fulfilled directly by sellers without any involvement of intervention of SHECONOMY. SHECONOMY will not be responsible for any shipping assurance, charges, local customs charges, import taxes or duties, insurance or any other similar charges related to your shipments.
25.2.2 Cancellation, Returns and Refunds. You are governed by each seller’s cancellation, return and refund policy. You are advised to read those policies on each seller’s website on SHECONOMY platform before making purchases. In case of questions, you are advised to communicate directly with sellers.
25.3. Problems with Your Products
Delivery Errors, Nonconformities and Recalls. SHECONOMY is not responsible for any transit issues including but not limited to non-delivery, misdelivery, theft, negligence, damage, defect, non-conformity or other mistake or act in connection with the satisfactory fulfillment and delivery of your products. SHECONOMY is also not responsible for any public or private or organizational recall of any of your products. All problems with your products are to be resolved directly between you and sellers.
25.4. SHECONOMY membership.
SHECONOMY is the World’s first philanthropic global E-Commerce Platform for women that is completely FREE. Our digital infrastructure and ecosystem is completely FREE for you with ZERO Commissions and ZERO fees, on any listings or sales made by Sellers. SHECONOMY is driven by the VISION of “Everywoman a Businesswoman,” with a MISSION to empower and enable women entrepreneurs to “Sell, Scale, Succeed, Serve, Sustain.”
Membership on the Platform is free for users / buyers. SHECONOMY does not charge any fee for browsing and buying on the Platform. SHECONOMY reserves the right to change its Fee Policy from time to time. In particular, SHECONOMY may at its sole discretion introduce new services and modify some or all of the existing services offered on the Platform. In such an event SHECONOMY reserves the right to introduce fees for the new services offered or amend/introduce fees for existing services, as the case may be. Changes to the Fee Policy shall be posted on the Platform and such changes shall automatically become effective immediately after they are posted on the Platform. Unless otherwise stated, all fees shall be quoted in Indian Rupees and / or United States Dollar (USD).
25.5. Sales Proceeds & Refunds.
Any amounts, to be paid by the user/customer to the Seller towards sale price of products, shipping and handling charges, etc. will need to be paid by buyer directly to seller using seller’s ow personal payment gateway / payment method.
Similarly, for refunds, seller will need to issue refunds to buyers account directly from their account. SHECONOMY does not receive or transmit any funds between buyers and sellers for sales, refunds, or any other business transaction.
25.6. SHECONOMY’s Websites and Services.
SHECONOMY has the right to determine the content, design, layout, functionality, features, availability, appropriateness of its website/related pages and its assigned webstores including their subdomain addresses/selection and any product or listing on the SHECONOMY Site or the SHECONOMY Associated Properties, and all aspects of each Service, including your use of the same. SHECONOMY may assign/re-assign any of these rights or delegate any of its responsibilities.
26. Tax Matters
SHECONOMY and SHECONOMY site is a web hosting platform that enables commerce and community by enabling Sellers to independently create their own accounts that post account opening at SHECONOMY translates to creating / generating their websites / webstores on SHECONOMY platform on a given unique subdomain id. The Seller/Store Owner has then access to the standard digital features on their webstore which includes space for product information, policies, contact details and may include provision for setting up their own payment gateway/payment method. SHECONOMY does not at any point of time during any transaction between You / Buyer and Seller on the Platform come into or take possession of any of the products or services offered by You / Seller nor does it at any point gain title to or have any rights or claims over the products or services offered by You / Seller to Buyer.
Buyers, general public and community can access SHECONOMY site(s) so created by independent sellers and decide to do business with independent businesses listed on SHECONOMY. SHECONOMY is not and cannot be a party to or control in any manner any transaction between the Platform's Users (including buyers and sellers). SHECONOMY is only a digital enabler for women entrepreneurs worldwide to host their webstore/website and reach out globally to grow their business. SHECONOMY does not participate or mediate in any way in the direct business transactions between buyers and sellers on SHECONOMY as explained above. Since SHECONOMY is a global platform with sellers/users from across the world, cultural and linguistic diversity should be factored in the seller-user experience and expectations.
All commercial/contractual terms are offered by and agreed to directly between Buyers and Sellers alone, with no intervention by (or inclusion of) SHECONOMY. The commercial/contractual terms include without limitation respective policies, prices, applicable taxes, shipping costs, payment methods, payment terms, date, period, mode of delivery, warranties related to products and services and after sales services related to products and services. SHECONOMY does not have any control or does not determine or advise or in any way involve itself in the offering or acceptance of such commercial/contractual terms between the Buyers and Sellers. All discounts including but not limited to special offers, exchange offers are by the Seller and not by SHECONOMY.
Transactions, prices and all related commercial terms such as Payment, Delivery, Dispatch of products and/or services, cancellation, returns, refunds, among others, are contractual obligations between Buyer and Seller alone and are strictly as per principal to principal bipartite basis. Payment facility (payment gateway/payment method) is directly provided by Seller and not offered by SHECONOMY in any way.
Use of the SHECONOMY platform by Seller/User does not make SHECONOMY liable or responsible for the damage, breach of representations and warranties, non-satisfaction, non-delivery, non-receipt, non-payment, non-provision of after sales or warranty services or fraud as regards the products and /or services listed on SHECONOMY's platform.
You, as a Buyer, understand that upon initiating a Transaction with a Seller, you are entering into a legally binding and enforceable contract with the Buyer to purchase the products and /or services from you. Any costs other than usual shipping and product price (such customs duty, VAT, and clearance costs during import / export are to be paid to relevant authorities in exporting and importing countries) and it is the responsibility of buyers and seller alone to ensure such costs are paid. Buyers and sellers are advised to discuss who will pay these costs to avoid any confusion and to ensure compliance with all laws. SHECONOMY is not liable for payment of any statutory or other such costs.
At no time shall SHECONOMY hold any title, right, responsibility or interest over the products/services nor shall SHECONOMY have any obligations or liabilities in respect of such contract entered into between Buyers and Sellers. SHECONOMY is not responsible for unsatisfactory or delayed performance of products/services, nor for any damages or delays, nor for lack of stock, delivery or order fulfillment. At no time shall SHECONOMY hold any right, title or interest over the products nor shall SHECONOMY have any obligations or liabilities in respect of such contract. You / Seller shall be solely liable for all compliances required under applicable laws.
The SHECONOMY site/platform is only a platform that can be utilized by Sellers/Users to reach a larger base to buy and sell products or services. SHECONOMY is only providing a web hosting platform for communication and it is agreed that the contract for sale of any of the products or services shall be a strictly as per principal to principal bipartite basis contract between the Seller and the Buyer.
As between the parties, as a Buyer/User on SHECONOMY Platform, you agree that you are buying products / services through a website / web store hosted by an independent seller on SHECONOMY who is the Store Owner and the electronic commerce operator (NOT SHECONOMY), who is also the actual supplier of your goods / services (and your goods/services are not supplied by SHECONOMY in ANY WAY nor does SHECONOMY receive any payment or any part or portion thereof or any fee).
If you would like to make business purchases on the Platform and/or need to avail GST input credit for purchases made on the Platform, please check/confirm with the seller directly before making a purchase, as all sales made on or in connection to use of the Platform may not be eligible for business purchases or availing GST input credit.
If a seller agrees to provide an invoice which enables you to obtain GST input credit, then please ensure with Seller directly that all details on the invoice are correct in order to obtain GST input credit. Upon agreement by the Seller, at your request, an invoice containing the GSTIN as provided by You ("Tax Invoice") shall be issued to You directly by the Seller(s) selling such products. You will need to provide details such as GSTIN associated with your registered business, entity name of your registered business etc. For seamless availment of input tax credit, kindly mention the delivery address as the address which is mentioned as the registered place of business as per the records of GST authority. Please note that availment of input tax credit is subject to provisions of GST Act and rules. The delivery and billing addresses will be required to be the same, please note that input tax credit will be denied by GST authority if the delivery address and GSTIN in the GST invoice are of different states. If GSTIN and/or business entity details are not provided by You, it will be presumed that it is a personal purchase and not a business purchase.
SHECONOMY will not be liable in case You are not able to avail input tax credit or if GST input tax credit is denied to You for any reason whatsoever. SHECONOMY is not responsible to verify the correctness of the GSTIN and/or entity name provided by You and You shall be entirely responsible to provide the accurate details to the Seller directly. SHECONOMY and Seller shall not entertain any request for any revision in the GST Invoice. SHECONOMY and Seller shall not be liable for Your default including for reasons associated with details provided by You. You shall be solely liable for all compliances required under applicable laws.
You agree to indemnify and hold SHECONOMY and Seller harmless from all losses, claims, costs, expenses, suits, proceedings, or any other liability including any third-party claims (including any penalties imposed by governmental authorities) arising out of or in connection with (1) the GSTIN and/or entity name provided by you or the input tax credit claimed by you or your use or misuse of the GST Invoice and (2) your non-compliance with the applicable laws or (3) your use or misuse of any third-party’s details including GSTIN. SHECONOMY has the right to not allow business purchases on the Platform to You if a fraudulent activity is identified. Seller reserves the right to not issue Tax Invoice or issue a credit note against an already issued Tax Invoice to cancel the transaction, if any fraudulent activity is identified.
You shall independently agree upon the manner and terms and conditions of delivery, payment, insurance etc. with the seller(s) that You transact with.
Disclaimer: Pricing on any product(s) as is reflected on the Platform may be due to some technical issue, typographical error or product information published by seller may be incorrectly reflected and in such an event seller may cancel such your order(s). You release and indemnify SHECONOMY and/or any of its officers and representatives from any cost, damage, liability or other consequence of any of the actions of the Users/Sellers of/on the Platform and specifically waive any claims that you may have in this behalf under any applicable law. Notwithstanding its reasonable efforts in that behalf, SHECONOMY cannot take responsibility or control the information provided by other Users/Sellers which is made available on the Platform. You may find other User's/Seller’s information to be offensive, harmful, inconsistent, inaccurate, or deceptive. Please use caution and practice safe trading when using the Platform. Please note that there could be risks in dealing with underage persons or people acting under false pretence.
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