Terms Of Use


INTRODUCTION AND ACCEPTANCE

Welcome to www.helixawards.com.
Helix Books & Awards, an independent initiative of Roopa Sabnis Pinge, is hosted on www.helixawards.com (“Website”). This is an online portal for submission of interior design projects for selection in Books and Awards. Helix Books & Awards are conceptualized, managed and promoted by ‘AdIdeas’; the books will be published by Inkbound Publishing Studio with marketing partner TFOD – The Future Of Design (www.tfod.in), and software partner IMAP systems Pvt Ltd. The selection will be made by an independent jury anonymously, and none of the jury members are responsible for incorrect information supplied to them, and will be exempt from all legal disputes. The Books will be printed and sold through various distribution channels, primarily online. (The use of term “us” and “we” henceforth used in the document includes all of the individual entities as mentioned above).

You agree that these Terms of Use are supported by good and valuable consideration the receipt and sufficiency of which you hereby acknowledge. Such consideration includes, without limitation, your use of the Website and the materials and information available on the same. In addition to these Terms of Use, Helix Books & Awards has established a Privacy Policy to explain how user information is collected and used by www.helixawards.com. A copy of this Privacy Policy can be found here, and is incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. By accessing or using the Website, you are signifying your acknowledgement and agreement to HelixAwards’s Privacy Policy.

You agree that these Terms of Use are supported by good and valuable consideration the receipt and sufficiency of which you hereby acknowledge. Such consideration includes, without limitation, your use of the Website and the materials and information available on the same. In addition to these Terms of Use, HelixAwards has established a Privacy Policy to explain how user information is collected and used by HelixAwards.com. A copy of this Privacy Policy can be found here, and is incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. By accessing or using the Website, you are signifying your acknowledgement and agreement to HelixAwards’s Privacy Policy.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The Website and included content (and any derivative works or enhancements of the same) including, but not limited to, all text, illustrations, files, images, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, information, content, materials, products, services, URLs, technology, documentation, and interactive features (collectively, the “Website Content”) and all intellectual property rights to the same are owned by us, our licensors, or both. Additionally, all trademarks, service marks, trade names and trade dress that may appear on the Website are owned by us, our licensors, or both. Except for the limited use rights granted to you in these Terms of Use, you shall not acquire any right, title or interest in the Website or any Website Content. Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms of Use are expressly reserved.

WEBSITE ACCESS AND USE

Access to the Website including, without limitation, the Website Content is provided for your information and personal, non-commercial use only. When using the Website, you agree to comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws including, without limitation copyright law. Except as expressly permitted in these Terms of Use, you may not use, reproduce, distribute, create derivative works based upon, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, transmit, or otherwise exploit / use Website Content for any purpose whatsoever without obtaining prior written consent from us or, in the case of third-party content, its respective owner. In certain instances, we may permit you to download or print Books/Website Content or both. In such a case, you may download or print (as applicable) one copy of Books/Website content for your personal, non-commercial use only. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading or printing Website Content.

Furthermore, except as expressly permitted in these Terms of Use, you may not:

  • remove, alter, cover, or distort any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notice on the Website or Website Content
  • circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Website including, without limitation, any features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content or enforce limitations on the use of the Website or Website Content
  • use an automatic device (such as a robot or spider) or manual process to copy or “scrape” the Website or Website Content for any purpose without the express written permission of Helix Books & Awards. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Helix Books & Awards grants public search engine operators permission to use automatic devices (such as robots or spiders) to copy Website Content from the Website for the sole purpose of creating (and only to the extent necessary to create) a searchable index of Website Content that is available to the public. We reserve the right to revoke this permission (generally or specifically) at any time
  • collect or harvest any personally identifiable information from the Website including, without limitation, user names, passwords, email addresses
  • solicit other users to join or become members of any commercial online service or other organization without our prior written approval
  • attempt to or interfere with the proper working of the Website or impair, overburden, or disable the same
  • decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble any portion of any the Website
  • use network-monitoring software to determine architecture of or extract usage data from the Website
  • encourage conduct that violates any local, state or federal law, either civil or criminal, or impersonate another user, person, or entity (e.g., using another person’s Membership (as defined in Section 5(B)) without permission, etc.)
  • engage in any conduct that restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Website

You agree to cooperate fully with Helix Books & Awards to investigate any suspected or actual activity that is in breach of these Terms of Use.

Payments made on www.helixawards.com are subject to Refunds Policy and you are required to go through the same before considering or making any payments. All payments made on www.helixawards.com are strictly non-refundable for any conceivable reason

WEBSITE CONTENT & THIRD PARTY LINKS

We provide the Books/Website including, without limitation Website Content for infotainment, educational and promotional purposes only. You may not rely on any information and opinions expressed on any of our Books/Website for any other purpose. In all instances, it is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or usefulness of Books/Website Content. Under no circumstances will we be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on any Books/Website Content

In many instances, Books/Website Content will include content posted by a third-party or will represent the opinions and judgments of a third-party. We do not endorse, warrant and are not responsible for the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made on the Books/Website by anyone other than authorized employees or spokespersons while acting in their official capacities.

If there is a dispute between persons accessing the Website or between persons accessing the Website and any third party, you understand and agree that we are under no obligation to become involved. If there is such a dispute, you hereby release ‘us’ including Helix Books & Awards and its officers, directors, jurors, employees, parents, partners, successors, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and their related companies from claims, demands, and damages of every kind or nature arising out of, relating to, or in any way connected with such dispute.

The Website may contain links to other websites maintained by third parties. We do not operate or control, in any respect, or necessarily endorse the content found on these third-party websites. You assume sole responsibility for your use of third-party links. We are not responsible for any content posted on third-party websites or liable to you for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of your browsing / dealings with any third-party or their website.

The materials appearing on Helix Books & Awards website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Helix Books & Awards does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete or current. Helix Books & Awards may make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice. However Helix Books & Awards does not make any commitment to update the materials.

Photograph courtesies/credits:

Helix Books & Awards and Inkbound Publishing Studio hereby declare that all images used in the making of this website are purely for representation purposes and are not intended to be a part of any commercial transactions. Wherever possible we have either used royalty free images; but we still wish to thank the imagemakers and give them their due credit!

List of Images used on Homepage of www.helixawards.com:

  • Living it Up! - https://wallfillers.co.uk/
  • Evolving Workplaces - https://www.deviantart.com/theekshananirmal/art/Windows-11- Light-Blue-Color-Default-Wallpaper-893484123
  • Diner Décor Styles - https://www.quora.com/Which-type-of-dinner-set-is-best-for-daily-use
  • Awards Images _ Homes, Offices, Restaurants – all courtesy Architect Rajesh Patel from his TFOD Profile - https://www.tfod.in/Profile-rajeshpatel
  • Nominated Award Categories images
    • Helix Rising Star Award - https://stock.adobe.com/
    • Helix Superpower Award - https://stock.adobe.com/
    • TFOD Supernova Award - https://wallpaper-mania.com/background/space- wallpapers/supernova-hd/

Minimum age

No one under 18 is allowed to create an account in our site.

Modifications

Helix Books & Awards may revise these terms of service for its website at any time without notice. By using this website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these terms of service.

Governing Law

These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Mumbai situated in state of Maharashtra, India

EVENT

Helix Books Awards 2022-23
Participation in Helix Books & Awards –
RISE Series 2022-23 is open only for Indian
designers practicing out of India.

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