Terms of services

ACCEPTANCE

By accepting the terms and conditions of Storymirror.com and any other polices and notices published on the website storymirror.com, the same shall be constituted as an agreement between you and storymirror.com. Further by accepting the terms and conditions and policies you affirm that you are competent as per law to accept the terms and policies, or a liberated minor, or possess parental or legally appointed guardian’s consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, policies and warranties set forth in these terms of Service, and undertakes to abide by and comply with these Terms of Service. If after reading the terms enumerated herein below or any other policy of storymirror.com, the same is not acceptable to you then you are advised not to accept the terms and conditions or the policies of storymirror.com. If the policy or terms and conditions are once accepted then the same shall be binding upon you. There may be some major or minor changes in the Terms of Service or policies which will be notified to our users, however you should periodically review the same by visiting our website. It will be the sole discretion of storymirror.com to modify or revise these Terms of Service and policies at any time, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions.

REVIEW AND APPROVAL

The data including but not limited to story, poetry, scripts, poems, phrases, graphics, texts uploaded to storymirror.com will be called as “contents”. Any content submitted to or uploaded to storymirror.com is subject to review and approval before it will appear on the website. Contents uploaded to www.storymirror.com are the opinions of those who authored them. Any content will be deleted if deemed offensive, off-topic, repetitive or injurious of terms of service, privacy of others or against the law of the country. You understand and agree that storymirror.com may retain the contents once uploaded but may not display, distribute, perform, server copies of contents that have been removed or deleted.

LICENSE AND AUTHORITY

Storymirror.com does not own any content uploaded or submitted to its website, however, by submitting the contents to our website you hereby acknowledge and hereby grant Storymirror Infotech Pvt Ltd and its affiliates a non-exclusive, perpetual, license to publish, release, edit, reproduce (in any manner), use, create derivative works, remove any derogatory or defamatory remarks, license, print, translate, perform, sublicense, distribute and otherwise exhibit the contents materials you submit, or any portion thereof in any manner and in any medium or forum, whether now known or hereafter devised, without your information and permission and its author will have no objection with regard to the same. You also agree that anyone can access contents through storymirror.com. It is further agreed by you by accepting the terms and conditions that any income earned from using in any manner the content submitted to www.storymirror.com will be of Storymirror Infotech Pvt. Ltd and its author will have no claim and relinquishes all such claims by accepting these terms and conditions. However, it is clarified that, all the ownership rights in the contents, materials etc will be retained by the person being the lawful owner. By submitting the contents, materials, texts to storymirror.com the owner gives worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable license to non-exclusive, perpetual, license to publish, release, perform, edit, reproduce (in any manner), use, create derivative works, remove any derogatory or defamatory remarks, license, print, translate, sublicense, distribute and otherwise exhibit.

RESTRICTIONS

All the users of storymirror.com are hereby notified and hereby agrees not to engage in the use, copying, distribution, and publication of any of the content of storymirror.com in any medium other than expressly permitted herein or without the prior written permission obtained through the website for any commercial purposes. If storymirror.com comes to know about anyone who is using any content of our website or doing such activity causing any harm to the reputation, business model, contents, market value or any wrongful loss to storymirror.com in any manner and is making any wrongful gain then Storymirror infotec pvt ltd will take legal action against such person and Storymirror infotec pvt ltd will have all the rights upon any wrongful gain made by such person.

LIABILITY AND INDEMNITY

In connection with contents you further agree that you will not submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trademark or otherwise subject to intellectual property rights including but not limited to privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission or license or authority from their rightful owner, the necessary consents from any individuals whose personally identifiable information is contained in such contents posted, uploaded or sent storymirror.com. Storymirror.com does not endorse any content or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein and storymirror.com expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with the contents. Storymirror.com does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website, and Storymirror.com will remove all infringing contents if properly notified that such Contents infringes on another's intellectual property rights or breaches the privacy of anyone without prior notice. If anyone uploads any content which infringes the intellectual property right of any person then the person who uploads such content will only be liable for such infringement and also agrees to indemnify and or compensate storymirror infotec pvt ltd, its officers, directors, employees, agents, associates from and against any and all claims, demands, causes of action, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses, (including but not limited to reasonable legal fees) arising from such usage, breach of such terms, conditions or violation of any intellectual property rights, claim from any person or any other loss.

REPORTING COPYRIGHT AND OTHER IP VIOLATIONS

1. We respect people's rights, and expect everyone to do the same.
2. If anyone finds any content infringing any intellectual property right on storymirror.com then the same can be reported to us on admin@storymirror.com with the details of the infringing content and documents verifying that the content is intellectual property owned by anyone.
3. If you repeatedly infringe any intellectual property rights, we will disable your account.

ACCOUNT - CREATION TO TERMINATION

Anyone can create your account on storymirror.com. It is necessary to read these terms of service and policies before the creation of the account, however, we know that you have faith in us, therefore you may prefer not to read these terms of service but still you will be bound by these terms and our policies. While creating account on storymirror.com you have to carefully in fulfilling all your correct personal details in such a manner so that you can be easily identified by our team and we assure you that we will keep your personal information secrete except showing you name along with your content. We will not hesitate in terminating your account if you violate any terms of service, privacy policy, intellectual property right, or engage in any unlawful activity on storymirror.com and also reserves the right to take any other action as per law against such violator. Once the account has been terminated you are not allowed to create the account again without our permission.

GOVERNANCE OF LAW

By agreeing to these terms of service you agree that you submit yourself to the jurisdiction of the courts at Delhi and will be governed by the laws of INDIA. Any cause of action or dispute you have with us will be exclusively in the state of NCT of Delhi. If any terms of service or any policy of storymirror.com is struck down or held illegal by the court of competent jurisdiction or by any other law of the country of governance, then it cannot be said that the whole of the terms and policy is invalid.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

You acknowledge that your use of the service is at your sole risk. We do not warrant that your use of the service is lawful, and we specifically disclaim such warranties. Storrymirror.com do not represent or warrant that the service will be error-free or uninterrupted; that defects will be corrected; or that the service or the server that makes the service available is free from any harmful components including but not limited to virus, however best effort will be done by us to keep our services error free and protect our servers and contents from any harmful devices, software, violators. We do not warranties that the information on the service is accurate, complete, or useful. Neither storymirror.com nor its officers, directors, employees, agents and associates will be liable for any errors, omissions, for any loss, damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content made available through story mirror.com. We clearly disclaims any warranty of any kind for accuracy, quality, non-infringement, title and ownership. Storymirror.com does not promote, represent warrant, guarantee or assume responsibility for any content.

Returns Policy

The following general guidelines with regard to returns apply to all items sold on StoryMirror.

1.Damaged/ defective items must be returned in the original condition as they were received in with all the accompanying accessories and in the original shipping box/packaging. Once accepted and used, items cannot be refunded.

2.Items that you no longer need must be returned in new and unopened condition with all the original packing.

Cancellation Policy

1.Items can be cancelled prior to despatch. Once despatched, items cannot be cancelled.

Refund Policy

1.Items that are cancelled or returned prior to dispatch is eligible for full refund.

2.However, once despatched, full amount refund policy doesn't hold good and buyer must bear the cost of courier charges.

3.In case of Cash On Delivery, refund policy does not hold good if items opened and used.

Age Policy

1.StoryMirror is committed to provide appropriate content to various age group.

2.Wherever there is matured content, relevant information would be available to take proper action prior to usage.

DELIVERY SERVICES

The contents submitted in the website are reviewed and made live in 3-5 days. However, certain contents needed to be reviewed prior to submission and hence may take more time to make it live. In case of ebooks and books, the delivery to customer varies from case to case basis. If payment has been made by the customer, the ebook download is instantaneous. In physical books, the delivery will vary based on pin code of the addressee. In most cases, the delivery is within 1 week for physical books.