This page provides the terms and conditions for use of the “Crest” website and pages accessible therefrom, hereinafter referred to as the “Site” and the services contained within. By using the Site or downloading information from the Site, the user agrees to the terms and conditions listed here.

This Agreement applies to users(s), if users(s) are visitors or employees of “Crest“, who access the website for any purpose. It also applies to any legal entity which may be represented by the user.

Registration of users is done without consideration and only on the basis of the email id provided by the user.

Terms and Conditions

Disclaimer:This Site does not offer any advice or recommendation through the site. Information of “Crest” on the website is provided by the Company whereas all other information is on an as-is-where-is basis. Information about the Company may not be uptodate or may be inaccurate due to inadveratnce however all other information on the site is not verified or authenticated by “Crest” in any manner whatsoever.

Information Disclaimer: The transmission of information from this site to the user is not intended to create nor does it create an advisor-client relationship between “Crest” or any author of the information posted on the site and the user. The information provided on the site is solely for individual information and is not an advise, recommendation or endorsement . Though every effort is made to make available accurate, reliable and current information on the website, “Crest” makes no representation, warranty or claim that the information available on the website is current or accurate. “Crest” is not responsible for any errors or omissions in the resources or information available at or from the website

The information on the Site is not to be reproduced without “Crest” express written consent and may not be used for commercial purpose.

Links to Third party sites:Crest” states that the on-line resources that can be accessed from the Site by use of hypertext links are not maintained or controlled by “Crest“. “Crest” is therefore not responsible for the content of such linked resources.

Crest” is not responsible for the security of such other sites, nor for the terms of use or security / privacy policies of such sites. It is the user’s responsibility to review such other sites for policies and practices of concern to the user.

Crest” makes no warranty express or implied with respect to the use of the links provided nor does “Crest” guarantee the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or adequacy of any resource, information, system, product or process available at or from the website.

Download:Crest” allows the user to download files from the website or email the file to its email id. “Crest” owns Copyright in the said downloadable files s. Title to copyright in the files downloaded from the Site will at all times remain with “Crest”. Any permitted copies of the said files or portions thereof must retain any copyright notices and other notices thereon. Nothing on the Site shall be construed as conferring any license in respect of the Copyright Owner’s rights, whether express, implied, or otherwise. Any use of such material without express authorization of the Copyright Owner / “Crest” is at the user’s own risk. “Crest” may revoke any rights granted with respect to use of the Site at any time.

Intellectual Property Rights: Reference at the Site to any specific commercial product, process or service by its trade name, trademark, logos , manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply its endorsement or recommendation by “Crest”. Any trademark referenced belongs to its owner, and “Crest” makes no claim as to its use or ownership.

Copyright on materials available on the Site may belong to “Crest“or others (Copyright Owner). Any use of such material without express authorization of the Copyright Owner is at the user’s own risk. Title to copyright in materials on the Site will at all times remain with the Copyright Owner. Any permitted copies of the Site or portions thereof must retain any copyright notices and other notices thereon. Nothing on the Site shall be construed as conferring any license in respect of the Copyright Owner’s rights, whether express, implied, or otherwise. “Crest” may revoke any rights granted with respect to use of the Site at any time.

Data Protection and Privacy Policy

Data Protection:Crest” has hosted its website with a web hosting service which has taken adequate measures to safeguard against malicious denial of service attacks, database hacks, viruses, and other threats by using a shared Firewall that protects “Crest”’s server and critical data by blocking bad traffic while efficiently allowing legitimate traffic to pass through . The Protection System used by the web hosting service offers security from attacks and other malicious intrusions on “Crest” Server.

However “Crest” makes no representation or warranty as to whether information the user transmits to the Site will be intercepted by, or otherwise be received by, an unauthorized third party, and the user transmits such information at his own risk. “Crest” shall not be liable for any loss of information howsoever caused whether as a result of any interruption, suspension, or termination of the Service or otherwise.

Crest” would not be held liable for any loss of data technical or otherwise, information, particulars supplied by the user due to the reasons beyond its control like corruption of data or delay or failure to perform as a result of any causes or conditions that are beyond “Crest” reasonable control including but not limited to strike, riots, civil unrest, Govt. policies, tampering of data by unauthorized persons like hackers, war and natural calamities.

Privacy Policy:Crest” may, in conjunction with transactions enabled to be made on the Site, or otherwise, ask for and collect certain information about the user, including personally identifiable information such as name , postal address , email address , etc. When the user provide such information to the Site, it may be processed, stored and accessed in computers located in various countries and “Crest” may use this information to provide member benefits such as send notifications of upcoming events , newsletters , publications etc or occasionally “Crest” may agree to provide such membership information to other professional societies, publishers, or other organizations .
Crest” retains the rights to track and store User IP address and other information that can be obtained by virtue of the User visiting the “Crest” website and/or the User providing specific information on the website.

SPAM:Crest” will send emails only to those email ids that have been provided by the user and form part of the “Crest” email database. “Crest” does not send out spam emails designed to promote the unsolicited sale or services. “Crest” does not subscribe to or make use of external sources of email addresses.

It is “Crest’s” policy to cooperate with law enforcement agencies and other governmental organizations. “Crest” can, and the user authorizes “Crest” to, disclose such information which by law is required to be disclosed to law enforcement or other governmental officials.

Crest” reserves the right, at any time and without notice, to change this Privacy Policy, simply by posting such changed policy on the Site. Any such change will be effective immediately once it is posted on the Site.

Service Standards:Crest” does not warrant that the Site or any of the web sites linked to Site be free of any operational errors nor that it will be free of any virus, worm, or other harmful component. Under no circumstances shall “Crest” be held liable for delay or failure or disruption of the content or services delivered through the website resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, causes beyond its reasonable control, including internet failures, computer, telecommunications or any other equipment failures , electrical power failures, etc.

Activation / Deactivation / Suspension / Restriction / Termination

Registered User / Forum User: On duly filling up the online registration form by the User, “Crest” will establish an account for the User and an E-mail will be sent to the User as per the details provided in the form. Upon clicking on that link account gets activated.

Crest” reserves right to inspect correctness of information if found necessary. Any suspicious account will not be activated till final acceptance by “Crest“.

Crest” reserves right to deactivate / suspend / restrict / terminate any account in the interest of “Crest” or in the general interest without any prior notice without giving any reason thereof or also on grounds of unauthorized use, incorrect incomplete or untrue disclosure of information, objectionable displays or behavior .

User’s Obligations: User undertakes to –
a) Provide true, accurate, correct and complete information which the user is required to provide when the user registers or subscribes as a user of the Website (“Personal Information”); and
b) Notify Crest immediately of any changes to the Personal Information
c) The user agrees not to – impersonate any other person or entity or to use a false name or a fake email id or a name that the user is not authorised to use, or disclose the user password or user name to any other person, or allow the user password or user name to be used by any other person to access the Services.
d) The user agrees not to use the information on the Forum to create a separate User database and/or store profiles of registered users.
e) The user agrees not to tamper with the source code or gain access to the source code of the site in order to modify, change or harm the site.

Posting The user Content / Information on the Website: The content of the website is either of “Crest” or is posted by users in the Forum or Live Chat options available on the website.

The Forum provided on the website is a professional discussion forum to be used to discuss or share information relating to premedia , BPO , KPO , IT and ITES work .

Live Chat feature is available for Users to ask queries about Crest or services provided by Crest and allied matters
Content or information in the Forum or the Live Chat option is provided or posted by the User or Third Parties.

Crest” in such a case is not the author. Any third party content is the sole responsibility of the party who has provided the content. “Crest” is not responsible in any manner whatsoever for the accuracy, proprietary, lawfulness or truthfulness of the Third Party content, and shall not be liable to any user in connection with his/her reliance on such third party content. The Third party content does not represent the views of “Crest” and does not bind “Crest” in any manner whatsoever. In addition “Crest” is not responsible for the conduct of the user activities on the website. The User shall solely be responsible for ensuring that in using the Service, all applicable laws, rules and regulations for the use of systems, service or equipment shall be at all times complied with. The User also expressly undertakes not to upload any material that may constitute any of the following

  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
  • Publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information.
  • Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless the user own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
  • Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer
  • Conduct or forward surveys, contests, or chain letters.
  • Download any file posted by another user of a Forum that the user know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.

Crest” does not continuously monitor , verify or approve the third party content before it is uploaded on the website but periodically verifies the content to ensure that the content does not violate any rules , regulations and laws prevailing in India for the relevant time period. Thus “Crest” may refuse, suspend, terminate, delete, edit or amend any materials, information or content of any data or information or posting so as, in the sole opinion of the “Crest”, to comply with the legal or moral obligations as placed on the “Crest” and to avoid infringing a third party’s rights or any other rules, standards or codes of practices that may be applicable to the posting or the Site or the internet.

Personal Use: The User expressly agrees to use the Service strictly for personal purpose. The User shall not recompile, disassemble, copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish or create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products, tools or services accessed from this web site. The User may not rent, lease, sell, sublicense, lend or in any manner allow any other party to use the Service, with or without consideration. By viewing the contents of this website the user agree this condition of viewing and the user acknowledge that any unauthorized use is unlawful and may subject the user to civil or criminal penalties.

Limitation of liability: The User agrees that neither “Crest” nor its directors or employees shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, resulting from the use/delivery/performance or the inability to use/deliver/perform the Service or for replacement cost or resulting from the Services subscribed to or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or of User’s transmissions or data. The User further agrees that “Crest” shall not be liable for any damages arising from interruption, suspension or termination of Service, whether such interruption, suspension or termination was justified or not, negligent or intentional, inadvertent or advertent. The User also agrees that his sole remedy under this Terms of Use is cancellation of the Service. By viewing, using, or interacting in any manner with this site, including banners, advertising, or pop-ups, and as a condition of the website to allow his lawful viewing, User forever waives all rights to claim any damage or compensation or direct , indirect or consequential loss.

Indemnity: The User expressly undertakes to compensate and indemnify, defend and hold harmless, “Crest” for any liability, losses, judgments, fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees), costs and expenses that “Crest” may incur or suffer based upon, arising out of, or in relation to the use of this website by the User .

Use of Password: User shall be responsible for creating and safe keeping of his/her Password. “Crest” does not have access to such password since, at the first instance , it is generated randomly on the company’s system, encrypted and passed on to the User and thereafter is in the exclusive custody of the User . User shall bear all responsibility of keeping the password secure and in the event that the User incurs any liability to “Crest” or any other third party as a result of the password being used by third parties, or due to improper use of the password, User shall, without limitation, bear all such liability.

Foreign Jurisdictions: All Users of the website/service in countries other than India should verify whether they are violating any of the local laws in such countries by using this website/ service. If the User chooses to access the Service from outside India, he shall be responsible for compliance with foreign and local laws. The Users agree that they will solely be liable for any liability incurred by them in this regard and will indemnify “Crest” for any liability “Crest” may incur in any foreign jurisdiction as a consequence of citizens / residents of countries other than India using the Service. This service does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to any person in any jurisdiction where it is unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation.

Modification of Terms of Use:Crest” may change, alter, modify, amend or update this agreement form time to time without any prior notification to the user(s) and the amended or restated terms and conditions of use shall be effective immediately on posting of use shall bind the user(s).

Displays and Notices: All notices or demands to or upon the Site shall be effective if in writing and shall be sent to the following address at 101/B, Delta 1, Gigaspace IT Park, S No 198/1B, Viman Nagar, Pune 411014

Governing Law and Dispute Resolution: Terms and conditions of the User Agreement shall be governed by Indian Law and are subject to the jurisdiction only of the Courts of Pune, Maharashtra, India. The Parties to this Agreement hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Pune, Maharashtra, India.