These Terms of Use were last revised on Jan 1st , 2019.

Welcome to www.HappC.in (the “Site”). The Site (including any associated mobile app) is operated by HR Footprints Management Services Pvt Ltd. HappC (collectively, “we”, “us” or “HappC”). By accessing or using the Site or by registering as a member of the Site you (you are referred to hereafter as “User”, “you” or “your”) signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms of Service, whether or not you are a registered member of the Site.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or delete portions of these Terms of Service at any time without further notice. If we do this, we will post the changes to these Terms of Service on this page and will indicate at the top of this page the date these terms were last revised. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms of Service.

If you do not agree to abide by these or any future Terms of Service or the Privacy Policy [www.happc.in/privacy-policy], do not use or access (or continue to use or access) the Site. It is your responsibility to regularly check the Site to determine if there have been changes to these Terms of Service and to review such changes.

Please read these Terms of Service carefully, as they contain important information regarding your legal obligations, remedies, and rights, including various limitations and exclusions.

Membership Eligibility

The Site is not available to (A) any users previously suspended or removed from the Site by HappC OR (B) ANY PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 13 WHOSE REGISTRATION HAS NOT BEEN APPROVED BY A LEGAL PARENT OR GUARDIAN. By using or registering an account for the Site, you represent (a) that You have not been previously suspended or removed from the Service by HappC, (b) that You are either (i) at least 13 years of age or (ii) Your parent and/or guardian has consented to Your use of the Site; and (c) that your registration and your use of the Website is in compliance with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

Account : In order to use certain features of the Site, you must register for an account. You may be asked to provide a password in connection with your account. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You agree that the information You provide to HappC, whether on registration or at any other time, will be true, accurate, current, and complete. You also agree that You will ensure that this information is kept accurate and up-to-date at all times. If You have reason to believe that your account is no longer secure (e.g., in the event of a loss, theft or unauthorized disclosure or use of your account ID, password, or any credit, debit or charge card number, if applicable), then You agree to immediately notify HappC. You may be liable for the losses incurred by HappC or others due to any unauthorized use of your Site account.

Child : If you are a user of the Site that is under the age of 13 (“Child”), you may not register an account for the Site without consent and approval from your legal parent or guardian. A Child that begins the registration process for himself or herself without a Parent may have the registration process restricted until a Parent, Counselor or Teacher approves or assumes responsibility for the Child’s account. Additionally, a Child may use the Site if registered through certain educational organizations and schools that have entered into a relationship directly with HappC and through which educational organization the legal parent and/or guardian of such Child has consented to use of the Site. A Child who has registered through such external educational organizations will only be permitted to use the Site for so long as HappC reasonably believes that such access has been consented by the Child’s parent of guardian.

Parent : If You are at least 18 years of age and you are the legal parent or guardian of a Child that seeks to register for the Site, you may register your child for the Site. If you are a Parent you may create, register, manage and approve accounts only for your own children, or children for whom you are a legal guardian. Child accounts may be terminated by HappC at any time and without warning for any failure to abide by these Terms. IF YOU REGISTER, APPROVE THE REGISTRATION OF, OR OTHERWISE ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CHILD, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU ARE SUCH CHILD’S LEGAL PARENT OR GUARDIAN AND YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS ON BEHALF OF SUCH CHILD, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION BEING LIABLE FOR ALL USE OF THE WEBSITE BY THE CHILD. You acknowledge that HappC may choose, but is not obligated, to make any inquiries, either directly or through third parties, that HappC deems necessary to validate Your registration information, including without limitation engaging third parties to provide verification services. HappC reserves all rights to take legal actions against anyone who misrepresents personal information or is otherwise untruthful about their identity.
NOT WITH STANDING THE FOREGOING, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT HAPPC CANNOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION SUBMITTED BY ANY USER AND HAPPC IS NOT OBLIGATED TO VERIFY THE IDENTITY OF ANY USER, INCLUDING ANY USER’S CLAIM TO BE A PARENT OR TEACHER, OR TO VERIFY THAT A PARENT IDENTIFIED BY A CHILD OR A TEACHER DURING REGISTRATION IS SUCH CHILD’S ACTUAL PARENT OR GUARDIAN.

Posting and Use of User Content

The Site may include a social networking interface through which you can post messages and respond to the messages of others. HappC does not assert any ownership over the information and content posted or uploaded by its members onto the Site in the community or private areas (“User Content”) and, except for the below license, you retain all rights that you may have in the User Content you post or upload. By posting User Content to the Site you grant, and you represent and warrant that you have a right to grant, HappC and our affiliates, subject to the terms of the Privacy Policy and for purposes of operating, developing, and expanding the Site, a non-exclusive, transferable, fully paid, worldwide license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, display, perform, distribute, translate, edit, and create derivative works of your User Content. You may remove your User Content from the Site at any time. If you choose to remove your User Content, the license granted above will automatically expire, however you acknowledge that the Company may retain archived copies of your User Content.

You may not post, transmit, or share User Content on the Site that you did not create unless you own rights in such User Content or have permission to post such User Content from the owner of such content. You understand and agree that the HappC may, but is not obligated to, review the Site and may delete or remove (without notice) any User Content in its sole discretion, for any reason or no reason, including User Content that in the sole judgment of the Company violates these Terms of Service, or which might be offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of users or others. You are solely responsible at your sole cost and expense for creating backup copies and replacing any User Content you post or store on the Site or provide to HappC.

You agree not to disclose to any person or entity personally identifiable information about other members that you learn while using this Site without the express consent of such member. You may disclose information of a general nature (that could not identify the member who provided such information or whom such information is about) to third parties outside this Site, subject to the below restriction on non-commercial use.

In order to cooperate with legitimate governmental requests, subpoenas or court orders, to protect HappC’s systems and customers, or to ensure the integrity and operation of HappC’s business and systems, HappC may access and disclose any information it considers necessary or appropriate, including, without limitation, user profile information (i.e. name, e-mail address, etc.), IP addressing and traffic information, usage history, and posted User Content.

In your communications with HappC, please keep in mind that unless we expressly request them, HappC does not seek any unsolicited ideas or materials, e.g. materials you authored (the “Unsolicited Ideas and Materials”), for products or services, or even improvements to products or services, such as ideas, concepts, inventions, or designs for scientific tools or otherwise. Any information and materials you post on or send to us via the Site or any associated app (regardless of whether we have requested them or not) are deemed Unsolicited Ideas and Materials and are licensed to us as set forth below. You agree that (a) your Unsolicited Ideas and Materials will be treated as non-confidential – regardless of whether you mark them “confidential,” “proprietary,” or the like – and will not be returned, and (b) HappC does not assume any obligation of any kind to you or any third party with respect to your Unsolicited Ideas and Materials.

By providing Unsolicited Ideas and Materials to us or others via the Site or any associated app, you hereby grant to HappC a non-exclusive, unrestricted, unconditional, unlimited, worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, and cost-free right and license to use, copy, record, distribute, reproduce, disclose, sell, re-sell, sublicense (through multiple levels), display, publicly perform, transmit, publish, broadcast, translate, make derivative works of, and otherwise use and exploit in any manner whatsoever, all or any portion of your Unsolicited Ideas and Materials (and derivative works thereof), for any purpose whatsoever in all formats, on or through any media, software, formula, or medium now known or hereafter developed, and with any technology or devices now known or hereafter developed, and to advertise, market, and promote the same. Without limitation, the granted rights include the right to: (a) configure, host, index, cache, archive, store, digitize, compress, optimize, modify, reformat, edit, adapt, publish in searchable format, and remove such Unsolicited Ideas and Materials and combine same with other materials, and (b) use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any Unsolicited Ideas and Materials for any purposes whatsoever, including developing, producing, and marketing products and/or services. In order to further effect the rights and license that you grant to HappC to your Unsolicited Ideas and Materials, you also hereby grant to HappC, and agree to grant to HappC, the unconditional, perpetual, irrevocable right to use and exploit your name, persona, and likeness in connection with any Unsolicited Ideas and Materials, without any obligation or remuneration to you. Except as prohibited by law, you hereby waive, and you agree to waive, any moral rights (including attribution and integrity) that you may have in any Unsolicited Ideas and Materials, even if it is altered or changed in a manner not agreeable to you. To the extent not waivable, you irrevocably agree not to exercise such rights (if any) in a manner that interferes with any exercise of the granted rights. You understand that you will not receive any fees, sums, consideration, or remuneration for any of the rights granted herein.

Proprietary Rights in Site

All content on the Site (other than your User Content), including designs, computer code, text, graphics, pictures, music, sound, and other works and their selection and arrangement (collectively, the “Site Content”) are the proprietary property of HappC, it licensors, or other Users. No Site Content may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, scraped, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without HappC’s prior written permission, except that the foregoing does not apply to your own User Content that you legally post on the Site. You are granted a limited license to access and use the Site and the Site Content in accordance with these Terms of Use, including any member areas to which you have properly gained access, solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Except for your own User Content, you may not upload or republish Site Content on any Internet, intranet or extranet site or incorporate the information in any other database or compilation, and any other use of the Site Content is strictly prohibited. Such license does not permit use of any data mining, robots, scraping or similar data gathering or extraction methods. Unless explicitly stated herein, nothing in these Terms of Service shall be construed as conferring any license to intellectual property rights.

Wireless Features

The Site or a mobile application associated with the Site may offer certain features and services that are available to you via your wireless Internet Device. These features and services may include the ability to access the Site’s or an application associated with the Site’s features, and the ability to upload content to the Site or associated applications, receive messages from the Site or any associated app, and download applications to your wireless Internet device (collectively, “Wireless Features”). Standard messaging, data, and other fees may be charged by your carrier to participate in Wireless Features. Fees and charges may appear on your wireless bill or be deducted from your pre-paid balance. Your carrier may prohibit or restrict certain Wireless Features and certain Wireless Features may be incompatible with your carrier or wireless Internet Device. You should check with your carrier to find out what plans are available and how much they cost. Contact your carrier with questions regarding these issues.

You agree that as to the Wireless Features for which you are registered for, we may send communications to your wireless device regarding us or other parties that are pre-approved by the user.

User Conduct

You shall not post, upload, transmit or share any information or other content on the Site that:

is false, inaccurate or misleading

is obscene or indecent

infringes any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy of any party

is defamatory, libelous, threatening, abusive, hateful, or contains pornography

contains unsolicited or unauthorized advertisements, solicitations, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation

contains any private information of any third party, including, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card numbers, unless it is necessary to carry out regular actions on the site (e.g: inviting your contacts to use the site)

You shall not interfere with other members’ use and enjoyment of the Site (for example, by harassing, threatening or stalking another participant of a chat room, forum, seminar, or threaded message, including the use of expressions of bigotry, racism, hatred, or profanity). You may not use the Site to conduct any activity that is illegal or violates the rights of others, provide instructional information about illegal activities, or promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual.

You shall not use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo or other proprietary information (including the images found at this Site, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page) of HappC without HappC’s express written consent in advance.

You shall not solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18 or solicit passwords from any member. You shall not use contact information provided by members, or collect email addresses of other information about our members, to facilitate the sending of unsolicited bulk communications such as SPAM or SPIM or allow others use of your membership account to take such actions.

You may not use any robot, spider, scraper, automated scripts or other automated means to access the Site or content or services provided on the Site for any purposes. You may not post content on the Site that contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, spiders, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. You shall not attempt to make the Site unavailable through denial-of-service attacks or similar means or use the Site in a manner that could damage, disable, or impair the Site.

HappC may remove any content that you upload or post at the Site or disable your access to the Site at any time, for any or no reason, and without notice to you.

Membership Registration

If you register as a member of the Site, you agree to provide accurate and complete information about you as may be prompted by any registration forms on the Site. To the extent such information about you changes, you agree to promptly update such registration information with the Site to keep it accurate, current and complete. You shall not register for more than one User account or impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent yourself, your age or your affiliation with any person or entity.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your member password and login, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account with or without your knowledge. If you knowingly provide your login and password information to another person, your membership privileges may be suspended temporarily or terminated. You agree to immediately notify HappC of any unauthorized use of your membership password or login.

Privacy

You agree that you have read, understood and accept the terms of HappC’s Privacy Policy. This policy governs the collection, use and sharing of personal and non-personal information from you when using the Site.

Your Linking to Site

You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to this Site provided such link does not portray HappC or any of its products and services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner. You may not use any logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark of HappC to link to the introductory page of this Site without the express written permission of HappC. This limited right may be revoked at any time.

Links to Other Websites

HappC may contain links to other websites that are not under the control of HappC. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by HappC of such site and HappC is not responsible for the content of such linked sites. If you decide to leave the Site and access a third party website, you do so at your own risk.

Membership Termination

You agree that HappC may, with or without cause, immediately terminate your HappC membership and access to the Site (including to User Content you may have posted) without prior notice. Without limiting the foregoing, the following may lead to a termination by HappC of a member’s membership and use of the Site:

breaches or violations of these Terms of Use or other HappC agreements or guidelines

requests by law enforcement or other government agencies

a request by you (self-initiated membership cancellation)

unexpected technical issues or problems

extended periods of inactivity

HappC has no obligation to maintain, store, or transfer to you information or data that you have posted on or uploaded to the Site.

Fees

HappC reserves the right to from time to time change the terms of this Agreement and charge for membership and/or to provide additional optional services for a fee. Any fee charged for an optional service, will be displayed on the site and provides the users an opportunity to review before payment. HappC complies with all tax laws of the country.

Refund Policy

Please make sure that You have carefully read all relevant documentation, knowledge base, product/service description pages, and asked / pre-subscription questions. Since, the Services offered by HappC are intangible/non-tangible irrevocable goods we do not issue refunds once a subscription / payment is made, either by the user or any other agency participating on the Site as a paid subscriber. The Site has exhaustive information on each of the utilities that have been built into it. You may request HappC, subject to these Terms, for further information to assess the features in the Portal before making a decision on subscribing for the same. You are responsible for understanding the above information before subscription. Currently, HappC does not facilitate any third party services on the Portal. Hence there arises no responsibility of refunds linked to payments made to third parties using HappC as a medium.

Disclaimer of Warranties

The Site and the content and services made available on the Site are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. HappC does not make and disclaims all express and implied warranties and representations, including, but not limited to, any implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, with regard to the Site, the Site content, or any advice or services provided through the Site to the extent permitted by law. HappC does not warrant that access to the Site, your or other members’ User Content, other Site content. or services will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects in the site will be corrected, or that the Site is free from viruses or other harmful components.

The advice, recommendations, information, and conclusions posted or emailed by other members of the Site are not in any way vetted, approved or endorsed by HappC, and you use such information at your own risk.

You expressly agree that use of this site, including all content, data or software distributed by, downloaded or accessed from or through this site, is at your sole risk.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances shall HappC, its partners, contributors, agents, employees, directors, or affiliates be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, punitive, or consequential damages (even if it has been advised of the possibility of such damages), including but not limited to for lost data, due to your use of this Site or due to your reliance on any of the content contained or the services provided on or through the Site.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless HappC, its officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates and other partners, from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from your use of this Site or your violation of these Terms of Use.

Member Notices

If you register as a member, you agree that HappC may send notices and solicitations to you, by email / in-app notifications / phone at the respective address you provide when registering to become a member (or which you later update using the functionality of the Site).

Comments and Suggestions

You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information about the Site or the service provided on the Site (“Comments”), provided by you to HappC are non-confidential and that HappC shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these Comments for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

Compliance with laws

The user shall comply with all the applicable laws including but not limited to the Information Technology (Amendment) Act 2008, Income Tax Act, 1961 and the rules made there under, applicable to them respectively for using Payment Facility and HappC site.

Users’ arrangement with issuing bank:

All Valid Credit/Debit/Cash Card and other payment instruments are processed using a Credit Card payment gateway or appropriate payment system infrastructure and the same will also be governed by the terms and conditions agreed to between the users and HappC and the respective Issuing Bank and payment instrument issuing company.

All Online Bank Transfers from Valid Bank Accounts are processed using the gateway provided by the respective Issuing Bank, which support Payment Facility to provide these services to the Users. All such Online Bank Transfers on Payment Facility are also governed by the terms and conditions agreed to between the users and the respective Issuing Bank.

Breach

Without limiting other remedies, we may limit Your activity, immediately remove Your information, warn other Users of Your actions, immediately temporarily/indefinitely suspend or terminate or block Your membership, and/or refuse to provide You with access to the Website in the event, but not limited to:

• If You breach the Terms of Use or Privacy Policy or other Policies, if any;

• If we are unable to verify or authenticate any information You provide; or

• If it is believed that Your actions may cause legal liability for You, other users or us.

We may at any time at our sole discretion reinstate suspended users. A user that has been suspended or blocked may not register or attempt to register with us or use the Website in any manner whatsoever until such time that such user is reinstated by us. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if You breach the Terms of Use or Privacy Policy or other ruler and policies, we reserve the right to recover any amounts due and owing by You to us and to take strict legal action including but not limited to a referral to the appropriate police or other authorities for initiating criminal or other proceedings against You.

Indemnity

The user shall indemnify and hold harmless HappC, its owner, licensee, affiliates, subsidiaries, group companies (as applicable) and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees, against all claim, actions, penalties, prosecution, proceedings, demands, losses, disputes, charges, penalty, costs and expenses including reasonable attorneys' fees, that may arise or may be incurred by HappC as consequence of any default, breach, non-observance, non-performance or negligent act whatsoever by the user of any terms, conditions, stipulations, provisions and/or violation of any law, rules or regulations or the rights (including infringement of intellectual property rights) of a third party more particularly stated herein and/or in any individual agreements executed by HappC and the User.

Waiver

The User hereby agrees and states that HappC is only a service provider to the users to build happy careers using various tools and HappC shall in no way be responsible for the performance and/or liable for any misrepresentation of any information provided by the user in any manner whatsoever and the User hereby waives his/her/their/its right to bring any action/cause/dispute against HappC for any reason whatsoever.

Applicable Law & Jurisdiction

Terms of Use shall be governed by and interpreted and construed in accordance with the laws of India. By agreeing to these Terms of Use you expressly agree that the place of jurisdiction shall be exclusively in Hyderabad. The Website may be accessed by persons residing / living in countries other than India as well. HappC welcomes Foreign users to use the Site, which shall be subject to the existing Indian laws. For any disputes involving HappC whether as a formal party or otherwise, the jurisdiction shall exclusively be with the courts in Hyderabad, India.

Dispute Resolution

Any dispute involving HappC, whether as a formal party or otherwise shall be resolved by Arbitration of a sole Arbitrator appointed by HappC and in accordance with the Indian Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996. The seat of Arbitration shall be in Hyderabad and the language to be used in all proceedings shall be English.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall HappC be liable for any incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind in connection with these terms of use.

Contact Us

Please send any questions or comments regarding this Website to info@happc.in

Grievance Officer

In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under, the name and contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below:

  • Mr. Shashank Gandrapu
  • HR Footprints Management Services Private Limited 403, Panchsheel Complex, Nizampet
  • Email : shashank@hrfootprints.com

Miscellaneous Terms

HappC may assign this agreement at any time to a subsidiary or parent company or to a successor to its business as part of a merger or sale of substantially all of its assets. You may not assign or transfer this agreement.

If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable for any reason, the remaining provisions will be unaffected and remain in full force and effect.

The failure of HappC to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision in any that or any instance.