PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF SERVICE (THIS "AGREEMENT" OR THE "TERMS OF SERVICE") CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SERVICES OFFERED BY FILM FUNDING NETWORK. ("FFN", "WE", "COMPANY" "WEBSITE" "SITE"). THIS AGREEMENT SETS FORTH THE LEGALLY BINDING TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF THE WEBSITE AT www.filmfundingnetwork.com BY FILMMAKERS, INVESTORS, SPONSORS, ADVERTISERS, CORPORATES, VISITORS ETC (COLLECTIVELY CALLED "USERS"). BY USING THE SERVICE IN ANY MANNER, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, VISITING OR BROWSING THE SITE OR REGISTRATION, PROVIDING INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIALS OR SERVICES TO THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT AND/OR ANY AND ALL OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS PROVIDED FOR ON THE SITE AND ANY "CHECK-THE-BOX" TERMS AND/OR AGREEMENTS AS SELECTED AND/OR THE FISCAL SPONSORSHIP TERMS OF SERVICE, IF APPLICABLE), YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT AND ALL APPLICABLE TERMS/AGREEMENTS, AS THE SAME MAY BE AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME BY COMPANY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS BELOW IN COMPANY’S SOLE AND UNFETTERED DISCRETION, WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE.
The term "we", "us", "our" shall mean FFN and the term "you" and your referred to herein shall deem to mean the User.It is clarified that all references to 'he', 'his', 'him' and 'himself', in the context of the User, shall be deemed to include references to Users of the opposite gender as well as Users who are legal or non-natural entities. Film Funding Network is owned by Six Sigma Films (Bnet India Pvt Ltd), an Indian Company, duly incorporated under the Indian Companies Act, 1956, with its registered office in Mumbai, India referred to as "company"
Services of FFN
Film Funding Network (FFN) is an online platform for film funding & finance — connecting a global network of investors, filmmakers, and industry professionals. FFN lists all exciting projects connected with entertainment industry across India. It is common platform for Feature Films, Short Films, Documentaries, TV & more. Filmmaker can seek funds for - Pre production, Production, Post Production, Marketing, Distribution etc. It provides an easy access to investors, film funds and leading organizations to help discover viable projects for investment and In film branding & sponsorships.
(ii) FFN is only providing a platform for communication and the transactions are only between the users & Campaigner. FFN is not in any manner involved in any transaction between the Users. It is further clarified FFN is not guaranteeing or assuring any investment or funding nor certifying any user including filmmaker, investor or brand. Users are required to do personal due diligence of the investors, projects etc and obtain expert professional advice with regard to specific legal, tax and financial implications of the investment/participation in the project or agreeing to the terms of the investors.
Rules and Conduct
Eligibility of the User
(i) Use of the Site/Website is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under the Indian Contract Act, 1872. Persons who are "incompetent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 including minors, un-discharged insolvents etc. are not eligible to use the Site/Website.
The Company reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse profile registration, project listing or cancel or delete a User or project. You are solely responsible for activity that occurs on your account and shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password for the Site. You shall never use another User account without the other User's expressed permission. You will immediately notify the Company in writing of any unauthorized use of your account, or other known account-related security breach.
Users are solely responsible for creating their own project within the format provided by FFN. You further agree that your content or any other submission will not contain third party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third-party proprietary rights, unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant the Site all of the license rights granted herein. You will pay all royalties and other amounts owed to any person or entity based on your submitting content to the Site or the Company's publishing or hosting of the content as contemplated by these
The use or other exploitation of content by the Company and Users as contemplated by this agreement will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party. Furthermore, all information publicly posted or privately transmitted through the Site is the sole responsibility of the person from which that content originated. The Company will not be liable for any errors or omissions in any content. The Company cannot guarantee the identity of any other Users with whom you may interact while using the Site. All content you access through the Site is at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any resulting damage or loss to any party.
The Company reserves full rights to approve or reject a project & the decision shall be final, unquestionable, non- negotiable and binding. FFN will not be required to communicate the reasons for rejection. The Company shall also have the right to delete, edit, modify, reformat, excerpt, reproduce, host, display, stream, transmit, playback, transcode, copy, feature, market, distribute, translate any of your content through any media channels (including, without limitation, third-party websites).
You (user) hereby represent and warrant to FFN that: all information provided by them during the registration / project submission, as applicable, is true and accurate; they are capable (in case of an individual, being above 18 years of age) and duly authorized (in case of a legal entity, by way of appropriate corporate approvals) to represent, any other person, company, or other entity.
You agree that FFN, in its sole discretion, may suspend or terminate your account, project (or any part thereof) or use of the Services and remove and discard any content within the Services, without cause or notice, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if FFN believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity will also be grounds for termination of your use of Services. FFN may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Services, or any part thereof, with or without notice.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability
The purpose of this site is to facilitate contact between Filmmakers, investors, sponsors. Once the initial contact has been established, the subsequent investment transaction takes place directly between you and the entrepreneur (not via our website). All commercial/contractual terms are offered by and agreed to between the users alone.
i) The User acknowledges that FFN is only networking platform and FFN not verify the bona fides and genuineness of projects, investors or sponsors. FFN do not certify and/or endorse any project, investor, brand, products and/or services on the Website or otherwise and makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, of any kind whatsoever with respect to the same. FFN is not guaranteeing or assuring any investment or funding nor certifying held accountable for any transaction between the Users.
Users are required to do personal due diligence of the investors, projects etc and obtain expert professional advice with regard to specific legal, tax and financial implications of the investment/participation in the project or agreeing to the terms of the investors. Therefore, FFN shall not in any manner be responsible or held accountable for any transaction between the Users.
ii) FFN is not responsible for any non-performance or under-performance of any projects or of the commitments made by the investor/sponsor or for any contractual obligations entered into between users. In the event of any failure of the fulfillment of the obligations, the same shall be settled between the parties directly and FFN shall not be held responsible for any such default/non performance and at no time shall FFN be required to mediate or resolve any dispute or disagreement between users.
(iii) This Website, all the materials and information (including but not limited to campaigns) and services, included or otherwise made available to You through this site are provided on a "as is" and "as available" basis without any representation or warranties, express or implied except otherwise specified in writing. Without prejudice to the forgoing paragraph, FFN does not warrant that:
This Website will be constantly available, or available at all; or The information on this Website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading save and except as provided herein and which information is provided by the Campaigner themselves and none that which is provided or verified by FFN.
(iv) FFN will not be liable to You in any way or in relation to the Contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, the Website. Nothing on the Website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind.
(v) You will be required to enter a valid phone number and e-mail address while registering on the Website. By registering Your phone number and e-mail address with us, You consent to be contacted by us and/or user/investor/brands via emails, phone calls and / or SMS notifications.
YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. FFN AND ITS AFFILIATES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. FFN AND ITS AFFILIATES MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (I) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (II) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (III)
THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, OR (IV) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS. (V) THAT THE SERVICES OR THE SERVER(S) ON WHICH THE SERVICES ARE HOSTED, OR ANY SERVICES AVAILABLE ON ANY THIRD PARTY PLATFORM ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. (VI) NO OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT OF FFN OR ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, SPONSORS, AGENTS, MEMBERS OR VISITORS, WHETHER MADE THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICES, OR ON THIRD PARTY PLATFORMS OR OTHERWISE, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY SERVICES PROVIDED ON ANY THIRD PARTY PLATFORM, ARE ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
(i) The Campaigner shall defend, indemnify and hold harmless FFN, its owner, company, licensee, affiliates, subsidiaries, group companies (as applicable) and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees, against all claim, actions, penalties, prosecution, proceedings demand losses, disputes, charges, penalty, costs and expenses including reasonable attorneys' fees, that may arise or may be incurred by FFN 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 FFN and the User.
(ii) You agree to release, indemnify and hold FFN and its affiliates and their officers, employees, directors and agents harmless from any from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, rights, claims, actions of any kind and injury (including death) arising out of or relating to your use of the Services, any investment, any loan, any Campaign, any User Content, your connection to the Services, your violation of these Terms of Service or your violation of any rights of another.
(i) The User hereby agree and state that FFN is only a service provider to enable the users to market/publicize/create awareness/advertise their respective project/campaigns and FFN shall in no way be responsible for the performance and/or liable for any mis-representation 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 FFN for any reason whatsoever.
FFN’s fee is non-refundable and non-negotiable under any circumstances. Fees details are available on the homepage of the site.
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