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Terms of Use

 

Upendra Maharathi Shilp Anusandhan Sansthan (“UMSAS”) invites its web visitors to use the content of its website for personal, educational, and other noncommercial purposes. By using this website, you agree to abide by the following terms.

Intellectual Property Rights in Content

UMSAS is the owner of the compilation of content that is posted on the UMSAS’s website, including its text, images, audio and video clips, design, databases, codes, and software (“Content”), but it does not necessarily own all the material within this compilation. The Content may be owned by the UMSAS, owned by others and used with their permission, or used in accordance with applicable law. Some Content is in the public domain and some Content is protected by third party rights such as copyright, trademark, rights of publicity, privacy, and contractual restrictions.

UMSAS Content is identified as having “no known copyright restrictions” when UMSAS is unaware of any copyright restrictions on its use. This may mean that: (1) a copyright existed at one time but was not renewed, or the copyright may have expired, or the owner may have intentionally placed the Content into the public domain; or (2) the Content was never eligible for copyright protection because it was created by an employee of the Indian as part of his or her official duties; or (3) there are no copyright markings or other indications on the Content to indicate that it was copyrighted or otherwise restricted; or (4) UMSAS records do not indicate any evidence of copyright restrictions. These facts do not necessarily mean that the Content is in the public domain but rather indicate that no evidence has been found to show that copyright restrictions apply.

UMSAS endeavors to provide information that it possesses about the copyright status of the Content and to identify any other terms and conditions that may apply to the use of the Content, such as trademark, privacy or publicity rights, or other contractual restrictions. However, UMSAS can offer no guarantee or assurance that all pertinent information is provided or that the information is correct in each circumstance. It is your responsibility to determine what permission(s) you need in order to use the Content and, if necessary, to obtain such permission. If you have specific questions or information about the Content, please contact the appropriate UMSAS department or program associated with the Content, or the UMSAS’s web administrator at webadmin@umsas.org.

Permitted Uses

UMSAS welcomes you to make fair use of the Content as defined by copyright law. Please note that you are solely responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

UMSAS also allows personal, educational, and other noncommercial uses of the Content on the following terms:

  • You must cite the author and source of the Content as you would material from any printed work.
  • You must also cite and link to, when possible, the UMSAS’s website as the source of the Content.
  • You may not remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices, including attribution, information, credits, and notices, that are placed in or near the Content.
  • You must comply with all terms or restrictions other than copyright (such as trademark, publicity, and privacy rights, or contractual restrictions) as may be specified in the metadata or as may otherwise apply to the Content.

For commonly asked questions about use of the UMSAS’s Content, see the FAQs below.

Certain Uses Require Prior Written Permission

You may not use the Content for commercial purposes. This means that you may not sell the Content or sell materials, products, or services that use or incorporate the Content, nor may you use the Content to promote or advertise yourself or other persons, organisations, causes, products, or services. If you want to use the Content for any purpose other than a permitted use, you must obtain prior, written permission from UMSAS or other owner of the Content to whom you are referred by UMSAS.

If you are requesting permission to use textual Content or images, you may send your request to contact@umsas.org.

Interactive Features and User-Generated Content

UMSAS provides certain interactive features, such as comments & blogs, for the exchange of ideas and information in furtherance of its mission. You are invited to interact with our site, subject to the following terms and conditions:

  • You are solely responsible for the content that you submit.
  • By posting content, you are giving UMSAS and those authorized by UMSAS permission to use it for any educational, promotional, or other standard UMSAS purpose.
  • You will not post any content that is unlawful, harassing, discriminatory, libelous, obscene, or pornographic, or that infringes on the rights of any third party.
  • You will only post content that is yours or for which you have received permission from the person or entity that owns the content and the related intellectual property rights.
  • You will not post content, your own or a third party’s, for advertising or promotional purposes.
  • You understand that UMSAS may monitor or review discussions, chats, transmissions, bulletin boards. or any other postings from time to time and reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to edit or remove any content that does not comply with these conditions.
  • You understand and agree that UMSAS assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the posting of your content or for any error, defamation, libel, omission, obscenity, danger, or inaccuracy contained in any posted information or from any failure or delay in removing such content.
  • You will not introduce any software viruses, worms, or other programs designed to damage software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment.
  • You agree that you will not collect information about the users of this website or use such information for any purpose.
  • You are not under the age of 13.

UMSAS reserves the right to monitor content or information provided by visitors to its website, in its sole discretion, and to edit or remove content that, in the UMSAS’s judgment, does not comply with these terms and conditions or is otherwise objectionable, inappropriate, or inaccurate.

Copyright Complaints

If you have any complaints or objections to Content posted on the UMSAS’s website because it was not properly credited or it was posted without permission, please contact the UMSAS’s Office at copyright@umsas.org with your contact information and the link to the relevant Content.

Links to Third-Party WebSites

This website contains links to the websites of third parties that are not under the control of UMSAS . These links are provided for the convenience of our web visitors and for informational purposes only, and they do not indicate the UMSAS’s endorsement of, sponsorship of, or affiliation with the third party or the content of these linked websites, including any advertising that may be posted on them. UMSAS has no control over these linked websites; it makes no representation or warranty and bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality, or content of these linked websites.

Links from Third-Party WebSites

If you choose to link to the UMSAS’s website, you agree to present the link in a manner that does not state or imply that UMSAS endorses you or any other third party or any products, services, or opinions provided on your website and that the link contains a clearly written notice that the user is leaving your website and accessing another. You further agree not to frame the pages of the UMSAS’s website or transport viewers to any other location outside of the UMSAS’s website using its name, “Upendra Maharathi Shilp Anusandhan Sansthan” or any variation thereof, without the UMSAS’s prior written permission. Linking to this website does not grant you any ownership rights or interest in or to the UMSAS’s name or any variation thereof. UMSAS has no obligation to link from its website to your website or to provide a reciprocal service of any kind.

Privacy

By using the UMSAS’s website, you agree that UMSAS may collect, use, and disclose information about you as described in the UMSAS’s Privacy Policy.

Changes to These Terms

UMSAS reserves the right to change these Terms of Use from time to time without notice, and such changes will be effective as of the date they are posted. Please check this page frequently for any updates or other changes. The UMSAS’s failure to enforce any of these terms shall not constitute a waiver of these terms.

Warranty and Indemnity

By using the UMSAS’s website, you represent and warrant that your use will be consistent with these Terms of Use, including fair use. You agree to indemnify and hold UMSAS harmless from all claims, causes of action, allegations, costs, expenses, judgments, liabilities, losses, and damages arising from and relating to your use of the UMSAS’s website.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use and any amendments or revisions shall be governed by applicable law and the laws of the Government of India, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. Any complaint, case, controversy, suit, action, or other proceeding arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use shall be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction.

FAQs

1. May I put UMSAS Content on my personal website, blog, or my Facebook® or other social networking page?

Yes, as long as you:

  • Identify the source and author of the Content, with all accompanying caption information included without alteration, and the citation includes the UMSAS’s URL;
  • Do not remove any copyright, trademark, or other notices that are placed in or near the Content you use;
  • Do not use the Content to promote, advertise, or sell yourself or a third party, or your own products or services or those of another, or for any other commercial or unauthorized purpose; and
  • Comply with any other terms and restrictions that may be applicable to the Content.

2. Is it an unauthorized use if the host of my website or blog adds advertising to my website, blog, or social networking page?

If this is the only commercial content on your site or page, you may post the Content consistent with these Terms of Use.

3. May I use the UMSAS’s logo on my website?

No. You may not use the UMSAS’s logo or other trademarks without the UMSAS’s prior written permission. Exceptions may apply if the logo is already integrated into content that UMSAS has made available for sharing on other websites through embeddable links.

4. May I use UMSAS Content on promotional materials?

No, this would be a commercial use.

5. May I use UMSAS Content in a research paper or other class work?

Yes, we encourage you to quote, describe, or include a copy of UMSAS Content in your research or other class project as long as you:

  • Identify the author and source of the Content as you would material from any printed work;
  • Identify the UMSAS’s website as the source of the Content;
  • Do not remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices, including attribution information, credits, or notices that are placed in or near the Content; and
  • Comply with any other terms or restrictions that may be applicable to the Content.

6. May I use UMSAS Content in my lectures and lesson plans?

Yes, we encourage you to use UMSAS Content for teaching purposes consistent with fair use, so long as you:

  • Identify the UMSAS’s website as the source of the Content;
  • Do not remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices, including attribution information, credits, or notices that are placed in or near the Content;
  • Do not use the Content to sell, promote, or advertise your products or services or for any other commercial or unauthorized purpose; and
  • Comply with any other terms and restrictions that may be applicable to the Content.