Last updated: January 1, 2023
These Terms of Service (the “Terms” or this “Agreement”) cover your use of the services “Pinggy”, including Pinggy client, Pinggy dashboard, Pinggy website, and Pinggy tunneling service, and any other software or services related to Pinggy that is offered by Alstonia Software, West Bengal, India in connection with any of the above services (collectively, the “Pinggy Services” or the “Services”). You must agree to the Terms in order to use the Services. Your use of the Pinggy Services means your acceptance of and agreement to the Terms. Pinggy will treat your use of any portion of the Services as acceptance of, and agreement to, the Terms from that point on. The Pinggy Services are available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old and to companies that are appropriately licensed and otherwise legally permitted to conduct business. You represent and warrant that, (a) if you are an individual, you are at least 18 years old, and (b) if you are a company, that (i) you are appropriately licensed and legally permitted to conduct business and (ii) the individual accepting these terms on your behalf is authorized to do so. Pinggy may make changes to the Terms from time to time. We will provide notice at the top of this page of the latest update date, if the Terms change in any substantive way. We will provide at least seven (7) days' notice before the changes take effect, during which period of time you may reject the changes by stopping all use of and access to the Pinggy Services and (if you have an Pinggy account) terminating your account.
License to Pinggy Services. Subject to these Terms, Pinggy grants to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, revocable right: (a) to access and use the Pinggy Services during the Term (as defined below); and (b) to download and, copy the Pinggy client; and (c) if you have an Pinggy account, distribute the Pinggy client to third parties to whom you make available an application created by you using the Pinggy Software in connection with which you, not your customer, maintain an account with Pinggy. Such third parties are referred to as “Customer Licensees.” Notwithstanding the foregoing, you may, subject to Pinggy’s prior written consent (which it may grant or withhold in its discretion), distribute the Pinggy client to your customers who maintain their own accounts with Pinggy. All rights not expressly granted by Pinggy hereunder remain the sole property of Pinggy.
Terms of using Pinggy Services. You will be solely responsible for all use of the Pinggy Services accessed by you (including but not limited to use by the Customer Licensees and whether or not authorized) or under your account, and you shall ensure that all such use is in accordance with this Agreement. You will be solely responsible for all acts and omissions of your representatives, consultants, contractors, subcontractors, agents or Customer Licensees who are authorized by Pinggy or you to use the Pinggy Services. You will take all reasonable precautions to prevent unauthorized access to or use of the Pinggy Services and will promptly notify Pinggy in writing immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of the Pinggy Services of which you become aware.
Usage. You agree that, except as expressly provided in these Terms, you will not: (i) copy the Pinggy Services or Pinggy website and Pinggy dashboard materials or any portion thereof; (ii) distribute, modify, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, create derivative works based on, print any part of, or otherwise attempt to discover the source code, compiled executables, intermediate files, or underlying structure, ideas, know-how or algorithms relating in any way to the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials; (iii) rent, transfer, resell, lease, license, assign, grant any rights in, or otherwise make available the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials to third parties or offer it on a standalone basis; (iv) use the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials in a fashion that could reasonably be deemed to compete with the business of Pinggy; (v) use the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials to send or store infringing, obscene, threatening, libelous, or otherwise unlawful material, including material that violates third party rights; (vi) use the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials to conduct “phishing” or other similar activities or in any other manner that could be misleading to third parties; (vii) use the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials to create, use, send, store, or run material containing software viruses, worms, Trojan horses or otherwise engage in any malicious act or disrupt the security, integrity or operation of the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials; (viii) use the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials in any manner that violates any applicable foreign, federal, state or local law, rule or regulation; or (ix) use the Pinggy Services or Pinggy dashboard or Pinggy website materials in any manner that violates any third party rights or this Agreement.
We may terminate or suspend access to the Services immediately, without prior notice or liability (other than refunding pre-paid fees to the extent we terminate based on no action or omission on your part), for any reason whatsoever, including, but not limited to, if you breach any of the Terms. All provisions of the Terms which, by their nature, should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnifications and limitations of liability.
You are solely responsible for your actions and omissions, the actions and omissions of all users of your account, and any data that is created, stored, displayed by, or transmitted through your account while using Pinggy. You will not engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the Services or networks connected to Pinggy.
You are granted a limited, non-sublicensable license to access and use the Pinggy website Materials solely in connection with the Pinggy Services. Such license is subject to this Agreement and does not include: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Pinggy website materials therein; (b) the distribution, public performance or public display of any Pinggy website materials except in connection with your authorized use of the Pinggy website and the Pinggy Services; (c) modifying or otherwise making any derivative uses of the Pinggy website materials, or any portion thereof; (d) use of any data mining, robots, page scraping or similar data gathering or extraction methods; (e) reverse engineering or attempting to reverse-engineer any functionality provided on the Pinggy website materials or (f) any use of the Pinggy website materials other than for their intended purpose.
To apply for a refund, you need to get in touch with us and request the refund within the first 7 days of your original sign up and provide us with a reason citing how we are violating our terms of service. Refunds under any other circumstances will not be available.
Pinggy, operated by Alstonia Software reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the use of Pinggy for any reason without previous notice. Pinggy reserves the right to change fees without any prior notice. Cancellation and Termination: You are responsible for the cancellation of your account. You may cancel your Pinggy subscribtion at any time by clicking on the “Manage Subscription” link in the Pinggy Dashboard, and you will not be charged for a renewal after the end of the current subscription period. There is no cancellation fee. Cancellation is immediate. Pinggy may terminate your account for any reason at any time. No refunds are applicable for the current subscription period. Calcellation only means suspending renewal at the end of the current subscription.
The Pinggy Service may invite or enable you and other users to create, submit, record, post, display, transmit, perform, publish or distribute communications (including but not limited to voice communications), content and materials (including without limitation text, writings, photographs, graphics, images, comments, chat text, personally identifiable information, etc.), including by making the foregoing available to Pinggy and other users of the Pinggy Service, whether via e-mail or through online forums, chat rooms or features, message boards, messaging services, blogs or other functionality of the Pinggy Service or portions thereof (collectively, “User Content”). Pinggy has no obligation to accept, display, review, maintain or otherwise exploit any User Content.
You understand that all User Content available in connection with the Pinggy Service is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such User Content originated. Pinggy has no obligation to pre-screen, review, examine, evaluate or otherwise monitor any User Content for accuracy, validity, legality, decency, integrity or any other quality. Pinggy makes no, and hereby disclaims any and all, warranties or other guarantees with respect to User Content. You understand that your use of the Pinggy Service is at your own risk and that by using the Pinggy Service, you may be exposed to User Content that is offensive, indecent, objectionable or that does not otherwise meet your needs. You bear all risks associated with the use of any User Content available in connection with the Pinggy Service. Pinggy shall not be liable in any way for any User Content made available via the Pinggy Service, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any such User Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of such User Content.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, Pinggy reserves the right in its sole discretion to pre-screen, review, monitor, refuse, remove from the Pinggy Service, censor, edit, alter, delete, disable access to or otherwise make unavailable any User Content (including without limitation Your Content) without notice for any reason, including without limitation the violation of these Terms, or for no reason, at any time. You may bring User Content that you believe violates these Terms, or other inappropriate user behavior, to Pinggy’s attention by contacting Pinggy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
User Content that you make available in connection with the Pinggy Service is referred to herein as “Your Content.” You agree that Your Content is not confidential. You further agree that Your Content will not be returned to you. You represent and warrant that Your Content is original to you and that you exclusively own the rights to Your Content, including the right to grant all of the rights and licenses in these Terms without Pinggy incurring any third party obligations or liability arising out of its exercise of such rights and licenses. Pinggy does not claim any ownership rights in Your Content and nothing in these Terms will be deemed to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit Your Content. Pinggy has no obligation to monitor or enforce your intellectual property rights in or to Your Content. Pinggy shall not be responsible for another user’s misuse or misappropriation of any of Your Content.
You hereby grant to Pinggy a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free license, (with the right to sublicense), to use, copy, adapt, modify, distribute, license, sell, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, stream, broadcast and otherwise exploit for any purpose Your Content via the Pinggy Service or by any other means. You also hereby grant to Pinggy the right to sublicense and authorize others to exercise any of the rights granted to Pinggy under these Terms. You further hereby irrevocably grant to Pinggy the unconditional right to use and exploit your name, voice, persona and likeness included in any User Content and in connection with any User Content, without any obligation to you. Except as prohibited by law, you waive any rights of attribution and/or any moral rights you may have in Your Content, regardless whether Your Content is altered or changed in a manner not agreeable to you.
Pinggy may use data provided by third parties in the content on the Site and in the Services and may provide links to web pages and content of third parties (collectively the “Third Party Content”) as a service to those interested in this information. Pinggy does not monitor or have any control over any Third Party Content or third party websites. Pinggy does not represent or warrant the accuracy of any information contained therein and undertakes no responsibility to update or review any Third Party Content. Users use these links and Third Party Content contained therein at their own risk. When you leave the Site, you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from the Site.
To the extent you are allowed to post Third Party Content on the Site, you agree to abide by all terms of service and/or end-user license agreements of said third parties, and you further warrant that you have the right to post the Third Party Content on the Site and you indemnify and will hold Pinggy harmless for any damages resulting from posting said Third Party Content on the Site.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE.” NOTHING IN THESE TERMS SHALL EXCLUDE OR LIMIT PINGGY’s WARRANTY OR LIABILITY FOR LOSSES WHICH MAY NOT BE LAWFULLY EXCLUDED OR LIMITED BY APPLICABLE LAW. PINGGY MAKES NO EXPRESS WARRANTIES AND DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SERVICES, INCLUDING EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, PINGGY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT TO YOU THAT: (A) YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR (B) YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR FREE FROM ERROR.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, PINGGY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU UNDER BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY (A) FOR ERRORS IN THE PINGGY SERVICES OR MATERIALS, LOSS OR INACCURACY OR CORRUPTION OF DATA, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS, SERVICES OR TECHNOLOGY, OR LOSS OF PROFITS OR BUSINESS; (B) FOR ANY INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER OR NOT PINGGY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES; (C) FOR ANY MATTER BEYOND PINGGY’S REASONABLE CONTROL; OR (D) FOR ANY AMOUNTS THAT, IN THE AGGREGATE, EXCEED THE GREATER OF (I) 1000 INR OR (II) THE AMOUNT PAID OR PAYABLE BY YOU TO PINGGY FOR THE PINGGY SERVICES IN THE SIX (6) MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACT THAT GAVE RISE TO THE LIABILITY.
You represent and warrant that your use of the Pinggy website and Services will be in strict accordance with with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from India or the country in which you reside.
YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY ALSTONIA SOFTWARE, PINGGY, AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, ADVERTISERS, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS OR PARTNERS FROM AND AGAINST ANY THIRD PARTY CLAIM ARISING FROM OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO YOUR OR YOUR LICENSEES' (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE CUSTOMER LICENSEES’) (A) BREACH OF THESE TERMS, (B) USE OF THE SERVICES OR MATERIALS OR (C) VIOLATION OF APPLICABLE LAWS, RULES OR REGULATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES, OR ARISING FROM CONTENT MADE AVAILABLE OVER YOUR OR YOUR LICENSEES' (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE CUSTOMER LICENSEES’) TUNNELS, INCLUDING ANY LIABILITY OR EXPENSE ARISING FROM ANY CLAIMS, LOSSES, DAMAGES (ACTUAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL), SUITS, JUDGMENTS, LITIGATION COSTS AND ATTORNEYS' FEES, OF EVERY KIND AND NATURE.
You agree that Pinggy may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Terms, by email, regular mail, or postings on the Pinggy website. You agree to provide Pinggy with your current email and regular mail address at all times. Except to an acquirer of, or other successor in interest to, your entire business, you shall not assign or otherwise transfer any of your rights or obligations hereunder and any such attempt is void. Pinggy and you are independent contractors and are not legal partners or agents.
These Terms (including any policies, guidelines or amendments that are referenced herein or may be presented to you from time to time) constitute the agreement between you and Pinggy regarding their subject matter and govern your use of the Pinggy Services, superseding any prior agreements between you and Pinggy for the use of the Pinggy Services.
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of West Bengal, India without reference to its choice of law rules. Any action or proceeding arising out of this Agreement shall be brought only in a court located in Bolpur, Birbhum, India. Customer hereby consents to the jurisdiction of, and laying of venue in, such court(s) and waives any objection thereto. The Parties specifically exclude the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods from this Agreement and any transaction that may be implemented in connection with this Agreement.
The failure of Pinggy to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the party’s intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect.
You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action by you arising out of or related to use of the Pinggy Services or the Terms must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arises or be forever barred.