Last updated on 22nd January 2021
These terms and conditions will govern all issues that that may arise in relation to your access to https://reputedfirms.com (referred as CORPORTAEPEDIA) or use of its rating, review, and listing services to get your business, products, or services reviewed, rated, or benchmarked on trustworthiness, reputation, quality, skill sets, or other parameters, or use of these benchmarks, ratings, or listings to find the most suitable company for your projects, and/or use of forums, social media, and other resources or services (collectively referred as the Service) being offered on this website or the websites of its channel partners, subsidiaries, licensees, assignees, affiliates and service providers (collectively referred as the Collaborating Partners.
The website www.reputedfirms.com is being owned and operated by Reputedfirms. The website offers a review, ranking, and listing service to the participating businesses/service providers in different industries. The companies are benchmarked on trustworthiness, reputation, quality, skill sets, and other business matrices, including feedback from their clients. This website’s users can use their location or other search criteria to find the most suitable/top-ranking companies to handle their projects and simultaneously contact multiple companies to request price quotes or send messages.
However, Reputedfirms shall never be a party to your relationship with the participating businesses being listed/ranked on this website. You should acknowledge that we are not providing our services as agents or intermediaries of any such party. Nothing on this website shall create or deemed as any kind of agent-principal, partnership, joint venture, or employer-employee relationship between Reputedfirms and the listed companies, vendors, or service providers on this website.
You should acknowledge and consent that Reputedfirms or its directors, shareholders, officers, and employees will not be liable to you or to any third party for your decision to buy any product or service from the businesses listed on this website. All issues related to your interaction with the listed businesses, whether before or after purchasing any third-party product or service, shall be resolved by mutual negotiations with the respective service provider.
Accessing this website or using the Service shall be deemed as your consent to enter a legally binding agreement with Reputedfirms. Clicking I Agree or registering in the website or related syntaxes, buttons, or links on any part of this website or the interface of your computer/device shall be equivalent to your electronic signature and bind you with these terms and conditions.
When you enter this agreement, it shall be deemed that you are at least 18 years old and otherwise qualified to enter a legally binding agreement, and if you are not, accessing this website or using the Service under the supervision and guidance of your legal guardians who shall enter this agreement on your behalf. However, minors less than 13 years of age are not allowed to use this website/service.
Reputedfirms may monitor your activities on the website, but it should not be obligated to do so. Suppose we believe or become aware at any point that you have violated any provisions of this agreement or relevant laws. In that case, we may suspend your access to the website and prevent any further use of the Service. In cases of suspected behavior/activities, Reputedfirms may take other proactive measures and disclose any information, content, recorded messages, or communications to relevant authorities / third parties in its sole discretion.
Reputedfirms reserves a right to determine the process and procedures of using the Service at its sole discretion.
Access to the website/service shall be voluntary. You may still be required to register/subscribe with us for getting your company evaluated/listed on this website or using related features, resources, or services being offered on this website.
When you register or subscribe to any service being offered by Reputedfirms, you may be required to submit your personal information (name, contact number, email address, and credit card details) or business matrices (project details/work details, quality of the work, the trustworthiness of the company, support, and technical skill, and clients, etc.). Your personal or business information will be collected solely for improving your experience on this website.
When you submit your personal/business information or share any content (views, reviews, images, or presentations) on our forums, social media, or other publicly accessible sections on the website, it shall be deemed as your warrant that the submitted content is true, authentic, accurate, complete, updated and reliable to your knowledge. You own the copyrights or are duly authorized to share such information.
You may access this website using your LinkedIn login or create your account on the website. It shall be your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your login information. You shall be liable for all activities that might take place under your account. If you suspect any kind of unauthorized access to your account, please immediately report the matter to our support executives at [email protected] Prompt reporting of such issues will prevent or minimize your liabilities that may arise from any kind of unauthorized access or activities on your account.
Reputedfirms reserves a right to screen your personal or business profile/matrices (by inviting direct feedback from your clients or otherwise) before allowing you to use any service being offered on this website. If we believe or become aware at any point that you have submitted misleading, incomplete, or fraudulent information, we may suspend or terminate your access/subscription and prevent you from using the service any further unless you comply with this agreement.
Nothing in this website shall grant you any rights to claim compensations on the ground that your access to the website was restricted in any manner or the Service, including the listed companies, resources, services, forums, or social media, failed to perform as per your expectations.
All third party services, including your business relationship with the listed/ranked companies or use of public forums and social media on this website, shall be subject to the terms and conditions of the respective service providers. Using any third party service on this website shall be deemed as your consent to accept the terms and conditions of the third-party service provider. Please refer to the respective terms and conditions before using the services of any business entity is listed on this website.
This website may include services that may be accessed or used through mobile devices. You should acknowledge that your use of any service on your mobile device is subject to the standard charges, data rates, and other fees of the respective mobile service carrier. Subject to their terms, you may not be able to use certain features or services on your mobile device.
When Reputedfirms provides any software that has been developed or commercially made available by third parties like Google or Apple, all support, maintenance, claims, and warranties will be provided by Reputedfirms as mentioned in the process and procedures of using third-party software.
All prices, subscription packages, promotional campaigns, and exclusive offers shall be subject to change without any prior notice. Continued use of the Service shall be deemed as your acceptance of the changed price.
Reputedfirms reserves a right to charge certain fees for listing businesses on the website and offer subscription packages for evaluation, rating, and ranking of your business on this website. The participating businesses will be allowed to upgrade their subscription packages, when applicable, by paying the amount commensurate to the available subscription plan. The premium packages may be offered to provide better exposure to potential clients on the website.
The subscribed plan will be available on a recurring basis unless you cancel your account/subscription at least 48 hours before the subscription renewal date, and your credit card/payment instrument will be charged accordingly.
Reputedfirms will not be liable for any charges or fees imposed by your card issuing bank or financial institution for membership, overdraft, insufficient funds, over the credit limits, or otherwise. We are not liable for any disappointment/non-performance due to your failure to provide authentic payment details or any subsequent invalidity of your payment instrument.
Except for your business profile/matrices and other user submissions, all content being featured on this website, including the texts, images, videos, graphics, descriptions, presentations, logos, icons, trademarks, service marks, scripts, applications, technology, listing/rating services and associated service names are owned by Reputedfirms and its Collaborating Partners, fully protected by the copyright and trademark laws in the United States and related international conventions. Copyrights © 2016 Reputedfirms. All Rights Reserved.
You are authorized to access/download the listed business profile, presentations, shared information, or content for personal and non-commercial use, but nothing in this agreement shall grant you any license or rights, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, to edit, copy, reproduce, transfer or redistribute the accessed/downloaded content for selling, leasing, republishing, creating derivative work or exploiting it in any manner or media without obtaining prior consent from Reputedfirms. You are not allowed to alter the sequences of any presentation, description, pictures, videos, or illustrations in the accessed/downloaded content, or to remove the copyrights, trademarks, and relevant proprietary rights notice from such content.
You should always respect the proprietary rights, including the copyrights and trade or service marks of the listed businesses and service providers.
Any violation of this section while using the website/service, whether online or offline, will invoke the provisions of copyright violations and unauthorized use of protected content. You shall be solely responsible for any liability that may arise in relation to your copyright violations/unauthorized use of protected content on this website.
Reputedfirms holds good faith that the users/visitors of this website will respect your copyrights, but if you believe that your copyrights/trademarks have been violated on this website, please notify us, and we will investigate all notices of alleged infringement as per the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and relevant laws.
However, you are required to submit a DMCA notice regarding alleged infringement of your copyrights, and once received, we will investigate the matter and disable/remove access to any material, reference, link, or activity that actually violated your proprietary rights on this website.
All inquiries or notices that are not compliant with DMCA will be ignored. Please make sure that your copyright infringement notice includes and complies with the following procedures/requirements:
If you believe that your User Content that was removed is not infringing, or that you are duly authorized to upload or use the content, you may send a written counter-notice containing the following information:
Once we receive your counter-notice, within four weeks of notification regarding the removal or suspension of allegedly infringing content, we will take appropriate measures to restore the removed or disabled content within 10 business days, when it’s technically and practically feasible to do so. In case, the copyright owner initiates legal proceedings against the content owner and we are informed about the proceeding, we shall suspend the restoration of allegedly infringing content until the issue is resolved by the courts.
The website shall be used for lawful purposes only. The following activities, but not limited to, shall be strictly prohibited on the website:
We may sponsor blogs, forums, and social media on this website or the websites of the Collaborating Partners, and encourage the visitors to share their views, reviews, comments, feedback, suggestions, or useful information related to the listed companies or any other aspects of the Service.
When you submit your business profile or other non-confidential information to get your business listed/rated on this website, share any content on the forums/social media, or provide your views, suggestions, or feedback to participating in any survey, contest, or promotion campaign, Reputedfirms shall be entitled to a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free and worldwide right over your uploaded content or material (User Submissions) being featured, shared, or communicated on/through the Service.
Reputedfirms reserves a right to modify, distribute, transfer, use, or share user submissions with third parties without any compensation, acknowledgment, or payment to you for sales promotion, product development, and/or creating, modifying, or improving the Service. However, your business matrices and client information will be deemed as confidential information and never disclosed/shared with third parties without your consent.
You are allowed to access/download a single copy of the listed business profile, presentation, or sub-licensed content for personal and non-commercial use, but this user right should never be interpreted as any kind of ownership right. Unless duly authorized by Reputedfirms, you shall never edit, modify, change, or otherwise counterfeit any copyrighted material or content that you might have accessed/downloaded while using the Service.
When you share your business profile or any other content, including your views, reviews, comments, feedback, suggestions, or information related to the Service, it shall be deemed that the consent is authentic and reliable to your knowledge and you own the content or duly authorized to share it.
You should never share anything that portrays unethical solicitation, violates other’s rights or sounds racial, harassing, abusive, threatening or vulgar, or creates fraudulent, deceptive, misleading, or unlawful claims, or contains viruses and malicious codes, or involves sexual activity, pornography, or other unlawful/prohibited activities.
All user-submissions on social media and publicly accessible sections of this website shall be deemed as non-confidential and Reputedfirms may use or disseminate any such content for marketing/commercial purposes, without any restrictions, conditions, acknowledgment, consent, or compensations. We may disclose any user submission when such disclosure is necessary to:
If Reputedfirms believes or becomes aware at any point, that posted or shared content has violated this agreement or applicable laws, it may edit, modify, or delete your content from this website in its sole discretion. Please acknowledge that your content may be changed/edited to conform or adapt to the technical requirements of networks, devices, or the Service.
It shall be your responsibility to ensure that posted, shared, or communicated content adheres to these guidelines. Reputedfirms will take corrective measures only when it becomes aware of any violations or infringements of third party rights.
We may allow the users to share their positive or negative experiences or feedback on any service being rendered by the listed businesses. The Service is intended to help users understand the service quality or capability of the company to handle their projects while allowing the listed companies to learn from constructive criticism.
We will not act as a mediator to justify or negate any user feedback, but if you feel that any user has left inappropriate reviews, please write to our support executives and we will ensure that all user submissions remain unbiased and transparent. We may remove any user feedback that:
Reputedfirms shall be entitled to suspend or terminate your access/account on the website at any time and in its sole discretion. The following conditions shall be deemed as sufficient grounds for such suspension or termination:
You may terminate this agreement at any time, but suspension or termination of your account shall never affect your financial obligations under this agreement. If your account is terminated due to any reasons, you shall be liable to pay in full for all your liabilities and obligations in relation to the Service or activates on the website.
We reserve a right to immediately stop your access or deactivate/delete your account without giving any notice and prevent you from accessing the Service any further. No claims, refunds, or damages shall be entertained on the grounds that your access/account has been suspended or terminated without giving any kind of notice regarding such suspension/termination.
You shall indemnify Reputedfirms and hold its partners, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensees, service providers, executives, and employees harmless, waiving them from all kinds of losses, claims, and consequences, including but not limited to administrative or legal expenses that may arise from:
Subject to your rights, Reputedfirms disclaims all kinds of warranties and representation to the maximum extent permissible under the laws. Nothing on this website, including but not limited to research and rating, comparative information, advice, suggestion, or help tendered by the customer support shall create any kinds of warranty or representation, whether express or implied, regarding the availability, reliability, authenticity, merchantability, or suitability of any company, vendor, product or service unless such warranty or representation has been clearly mentioned in this agreement.
The Service is being offered as it is and on as available basis. Nothing on this website shall be deemed as any kind of endorsement or recommendation of listed businesses and their products, services, or content. Please acknowledge that we evaluate the rating/ranking of your business according to your submitted data/metrics and the feedback from your clients. Your rating/ranking on this website may depend on several variables and may not produce the results you might be expecting. We don’t provide any kind of guarantee, whether express or implied, that your business or portfolio will be listed or ranked high according to a specific niche market or other criteria or you will find the most suitable company to handle your project as per your preferences or requirements.
All kinds of research and rating, comparative information, the ranking of listed companies, suitability for handling projects, and related views, reviews, advice, and suggestions shall be deemed for information purpose only. We don’t claim that the Service, including the exclusive deals and promotional offers being featured or made available on this website, will meet your expectations and requirements. The rating of listed companies or vendors shall be deemed as the opinion of Reputedfirms and should not be construed as the Statement of facts.
Nothing on this website shall create any kinds of warranty or representation that the website will be free from errors, omissions, viruses, infringements, or interruptions, and any such occurrence will be restored immediately or promptly. Reputedfirms shall not be liable for any kinds of errors or inaccuracies of information or ratings of listed businesses, including but not limited to their business profiles, portfolio images, service descriptions, and comparative information or research data.
Reputedfirms shall not be liable for any temporary or permanent disruption, suspension, or termination of the Service due to technical limitations, force majeure events, or changes in the Service itself. The Service may be temporarily suspended for maintenance, introducing new features/services, or restoration of any service that was stopped or disrupted due to unexpected events or circumstances.
Reputedfirms shall not be liable for any loss, damage, costs, expenses, claims, compensations, or consequences that may result due to incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, infringing, or otherwise objectionable user submissions or any kinds of non-performance by the listed/ranked businesses.
Subject to applicable laws, nothing on the website shall create any kinds of implied warranty, conditions, duty or obligations at the common law, and Reputedfirms shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive or special loss or damages, including the loss of credibility, goodwill, data, business, peace of mind or other intangible losses that may arise (1) in relation to any rating or research, content, service, exclusive offer or any other aspect of the Service being made available on the website, or (2) your ability or inability to use the Service, or (3) the cost of procurement of substitute goods or services, or (4) unauthorized access to your account and misuse/loss of your sensitive data, or (5) any failure or non-performance of top ranking/referred company or vendor, (6) any other matter related to the Service, irrespective of the fact that such losses were in the contemplation of the parties and at the date of this agreement or the liabilities result from torts, breach of contract or statutory responsibilities or otherwise, and the possibility of such damages was already conveyed to Reputedfirms.
Some jurisdictions don’t allow any such exclusion of incidental or consequential liabilities. In such jurisdictions, these limitations shall apply to the maximum extent permissible under the applicable laws. However, in any case, our entire liabilities, including the liabilities from non-performance, misrepresentation, tort, breach of contract, negligence of statutory duty, restitution or otherwise, shall never exceed the total amount that you paid during the past six months immediately preceding any such event that makes us liable.
If you are dissatisfied with any aspect of the Service, discontinuation of the Service shall be your sole remedy.
The parties to this agreement shall consent to resolve all their disputes through mutual negotiations. In case, you enter a business relationship with any third party company being ranked/listed on this website, we shall never be a party to your business relationship with such third parties/entities. We reserve the right to refuse any involvement in your disputes with the listed businesses in our sole discretion, irrespective of the fact that the company was referred to as the most suitable/top-ranking business to handle your project.
If any claim, action, dispute, or controversy arises in matters related to these terms and conditions, use of the Service, or any breach, enforcement, interpretation, or validity of these provisions, the aggrieved party shall notify the other party in writing and both parties shall appoint a designated representative within 5 business days of such notice.
If the parties to this agreement are unable to resolve their disputes within 30 days from the notification by the aggrieved party, the aggrieved party shall be entitled to file arbitration to be conducted before JAMS or its successor. However, the arbitrator should have no authority to award punitive damages, including legal expenses.
When the matter is not resolved by these initial dispute resolution mechanisms, the parties may approach the U.S. District Court / Superior Court to settle the matter.
This website may include links or ads to third-party websites. Such ads and links may be included for referring the most suitable/top listed companies to handle your projects or providing useful information and relevant views, reviews, or suggestion regarding the products and services you might be looking for. However, we don’t claim that third party products, services, and related information or content will be reliable, accurate, authentic, or suitable as per your needs and preferences.
Nothing on this website shall be deemed as our endorsement or recommendation for product, service or related views, reviews, suggestions, ratings, comparative information, or exclusive deals being featured on this website or otherwise made available by the third parties. Please do your own research and review the respective terms and conditions before using any third party service.
Reputedfirms shall not be liable for any loss, damages, claims, or consequences that may arise in relation to your reliance on any third party content, product, or service being listed, linked, offered, or made available on this website.
This agreement shall be interpreted according to the applicable laws of the United States. With respect to any disputes or claims not subject to arbitration, as set forth in this agreement, the parties to this agreement shall submit before the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in the United States.
If you are located outside the United States, it shall be your responsibility to ensure that the Service is available in your country and by accessing this website or using the Service you are not violating any local, state or federal laws or embargos for being a resident of any terrorist supporting or otherwise restricted country or listed in any governmental list of prohibited parties/entities.
If any provision or part of this agreement is declared void by the courts with competent authority or becomes unenforceable due to any reasons, the impugned clause/section shall be limited/severed from the agreement and the other provisions shall remain unaffected to continue with full legal sanctity. When feasible, the affected/severed sections shall be replaced by new provisions in the true spirit of this agreement.
Your rights and obligations under this agreement will remain non-transferable. You will not be allowed to assign, sub-license, lease, change or otherwise transfer your rights and obligations to third parties, in whole or parts thereof, without obtaining prior written consent from Reputedfirms. However, we reserve a right to assign our rights and obligations under this agreement to any third party/entity
If Reputedfirms is unable to enforce strict compliance or waives its legal rights or remedies due to specific circumstances, it shall never be deemed as a waiver of its rights to demand strict compliance for any subsequent non-performance or violations of this agreement.
The heading and paragraphs of this agreement shall be used for convenience only, and should not be used for interpreting any provisions or deemed as part of this agreement.
The contracting parties shall remain independent entities and nothing in this agreement shall empower any party to assume/create any obligation or enter a binding agreement on behalf of the other party. Nothing on this website shall create any kind of partnership, joint venture, franchise, agent-principal, or employer-employee relationship between the contracting parties.
A printed version of this agreement and/or of any electronic notice or communication will be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents/records originally generated and maintained in printed form.
Reputedfirms reserves a discretionary right to edit, modify or replace this agreement at any time and without any prior notice. However, if this agreement is modified, we will take appropriate measures to notify you, but it shall be your responsibility to regularly visit this Page and keep yourself informed about the policy changes that may take place over time.
Once notified, the modified agreement will replace and supersede all previous versions of this agreement unless any previous version or parts of it have been retained. All substantial changes will become effective after 30 days of its notification, but all modifications to comply with the legal requirements will become effective immediately after the notification. Continued access to this website or use of the Service shall be deemed as your consent to accept the modified agreement.