Intellectual Property Ownership: This Website and its Contents are the Intellectual Property (‘IP’) of Custos Legis. All the Contents of this Website, including but not limited to any copyrightable materials and / or designs, logos, trademarks, service marks, trade names, domain names, domain name registrations, publications, databases, etc. are the sole and exclusive IP of Custos Legis and all right, title and interest in and to all proprietary IP lies with Custos Legis, being the sole owner thereof. The Website, including all components, is protected by Indian and international copyright laws as a collective work and / or a compilation, and Custos Legis owns a copyright in the selection, arrangement and enhancement of the information.
IP Claim on Users’ Uploads / Submissions: By uploading content to or submitting any materials for use on the Website, you grant (or warrant that the owner of such rights has expressly granted) to us a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from and distribute such materials or incorporate such materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed throughout the universe.
License to Use: Except as expressly provided in this IP Notice or elsewhere in this Website, nothing contained herein shall be construed to confer upon any user any license, title or right, by implication or otherwise, to use any part of the IP of Custos Legis contained in this Website. The Content and the Website is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks or other proprietary rights and laws, which rights are valid and protected in all media existing now or later developed, and all use of the Content and / or the Website shall be in accordance with such rights and the terms of this IP Notice.
Acknowledgement: Any Content copied from the Website must be accompanied by acknowledgement of ownership of the IP of the relevant extract. Except with our express written permission, distribution or commercial exploitation of any of the Content of our Website is prohibited.
Infringement: Any unauthorized redistribution, reproduction or misuse of any part or all of the Contents of this Website in any form, or reusing or circulating information from this Website to any third party without prior written authorization from Custos Legis, shall be construed to be an infringement of the IP rights of Custos Legis. Users of the Website are also contractually prohibited from creating derivative works based on the Content / Website, or from using the Content for the purpose of enhancing competing works. Infringement of the IP may attract such penalties and remedies as may be legally available to Custos Legis.
No Endorsement: Any links contained in the Content to another website should not be constructed to imply that the linked website is in any way affiliated or associated with the Website or Custos Legis, or that Custos Legis is legally authorized to use any trade mark, trade name, service mark, logo or copyrighted symbol that may be reflected in the link or the description of the link to such other websites.
Treatment of Third Party IP: We at Custos Legis respect intellectual property rights of every person and actively support protection of all intellectual property, including copyrights, trademarks, trade names, service marks, logos, etc. The Content on this Website is original and has been completely and independently developed by Custos Legis. To the best of our knowledge, no intellectual property rights of any other person have been infringed. However, in the unlikely event that any infringement of any third party intellectual property is brought to our notice, however unintentional, Custos Legis is committed to removing the infringing products from the Website within the shortest time possible. We also aim to respond to clear notices of alleged intellectual property infringement within the shortest possible time.
Notification relating to Infringement of IP: If you believe in good faith that any material posted on the Website infringes the copyright or any other proprietary or intellectual property rights of a person, then you are requested to bring the matter to the attention of Custos Legis by sending an e-mail to email@example.com. Your e-mail should give a clear and concise description of the alleged infringement, and should include the following information:
Exceptions: If any open source software is used by Custos Legis at any point of time, such use shall not be considered an infringement of any intellectual property rights by Custos Legis.
Miscellaneous: No proprietary or IP of Custos Legis is subject to any lien, encumbrances, outstanding injunction, judgment, order, decree, ruling or charge of which Custos Legis has received notice. Custos Legis has not, knowingly, infringed upon or otherwise violated intellectual property rights of any third party. No action, suit, proceedings, hearing, investigation, charge, complaint, claim or demand in respect of any of our IP is going on or has been initiated before any forum, law enforcing authority or court of law that challenges the legality, validity, enforceability, registrations, use or ownership of any proprietary IP.
No Malicious Codes: To the best of the knowledge of Custos Legis, no commercial IP belonging to us contains any back door, drop dead device, time bomb, Trojan Horse, virus or worm (as such terms are commonly understood in the software industry) or any other harmful code designed or intended to have, or capable of performing, any of the following functions: