Terms of Service

Welcome to Procurementleague.com The following Terms of Service (“Terms”) contained in this User Agreement regulates the use of our website “Procurementleague.com” (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”), accepting upon which offers you access to use or sign up to our services. The Website is owned and operated by Procurement League Inc. a company incorporated by the laws of Netherlands, having its registered office at 16192 Coastal Highway, Lewes, Delaware 19958.

This is an electronically generated document that doesn’t require any physical or digital signature for its authenticity. These terms have a bearing on your legal rights and duties. Users of this Website are thus requested to read the following terms very carefully.

Our Services are diverse, so sometimes additional terms requirements (including age requirements) may apply. Additional terms will be available with the relevant Services, and those additional terms become part of your Agreement with us if you use those Services. By using or continuing to use the Website or its services you agree that you have read, understood and are bound by the terms and conditions. By impliedly or expressly accepting these Terms of Service, you also accept and agree to be bound by other applicable policies and terms including but not limited to privacy policy as amended from time to time.

If at any time you find these Terms and Conditions of service or use unacceptable or violating your rights Under GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), you must immediately cease accessing the Website and all use of the service provided by or through Procurementleague.com. or inform us about the kind of rights which are getting violated, so that we will look into the matter and find a possible solution as soon as possible.

For the purpose of this Agreement, The term “Procurement League Inc.”, “we”, “us” refers to the owner of this Website and the term “you” or “user” refers to the user of the Website.

Use of the Service

Our Services are provided for the personal use by you or your organization. You agree and represent that you will comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws including, without limitation, copyright law, while using our services. Except as expressly permitted in these Terms of Use or as we may otherwise permit, you may not use, reproduce, duplicate, distribute, create derivative works based upon, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, transmit, or otherwise exploit Service Content for any purpose whatsoever without obtaining prior written consent from us or, in the case of third-party content, its applicable owner. In certain instances, we may suggest, ask or otherwise permit you to download, install or print Service Content. In such a case, you may do so only in the manner authorized and for your non-commercial use only. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading, installing or printing Service Content.

Any software that is made available to view and/or download in connection with our Website  is owned or controlled by us and/or licensors, affiliates and suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Your use of the software is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the software. We accept no responsibility or liability in connection with any software owned or controlled by third parties.

We may, without prior notice, change the Service; stop providing the Service or features of the Service, to you or to users generally; or create usage limits for the Service.

Procurementleague.com may contain links to third party services and resources. The services and resources provided by the third party are not controlled by us and therefore, we do not ensure the availability and content of those third party resources. Any concerns regarding any such service or resource, or any link thereto, should be directed to that particular service or resource. These resources or links are provided to the user only as a convenience and the inclusion of any third party resources, services or link doesn’t imply any endorsement by Procurement League Inc.Procurementleague.com may also display sponsored links or advertising link sourced from third party networks. If you click on one of the links, you will be taken off Procurementleague.com. We are not responsible for websites you visit by clicking on these links, and you should carefully review their privacy policy and conditions of use.

User Registration

For availing the services provided under our website, you may be required to register your own personal account. You are required to provide certain information for successful registration of the Account and would receive a username and password upon the completion of such registration. It becomes your duty to provide us with true and accurate data. Whenever you find that the data is not correct, you can rectify or remove such data.

If you are under the age of thirteen (13), then you are not permitted to register as a user, sign up for any promotional messages, or otherwise provide us any personal information. If the user is a minor and wish to transact or use the website, it must be done under the supervision of parent or legal guardian provided that such parent or guardian accepts the terms and conditions.

You should take all the necessary measures for maintaining the privacy of the username and password created upon registration and shall also be responsible for all the activities that occur under your account. We encourage you to use "strong" passwords (that use a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols) with your account. You agree to immediately notify Procurement League Inc. of any unauthorized use of the account or password. In case of any damage or loss arising out of user’s failure to comply with this provision, Procurementleague.com and Procurement League Inc. shall not be held liable.

Fees and Payment

User Content

You may be permitted to post, upload, transmit through, or otherwise make available through our Services messages, text, illustrations, data, files, images, graphics, photos, comments, feedbacks, suggestions, sounds, music, videos, information, content, and/or other materials (“User Content”). Subject to the rights and license you grant herein, you retain the ownership in all right, title and interest in your User Content. We do not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to User Content even if it is not published through our Services. It is solely your responsibility to monitor and protect any intellectual property rights that you may have in your User Content, and we do not accept any responsibility for the same.

By uploading, posting or submitting “User Content” to Procurementleague.com, you grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty free license to use, copy, modify, create derivate, publish, display and distribute such content on Procurementleague.com services.

We reserve the right to display advertisements in connection with your User Content and to use your User Content for advertising, marketing, promotional, and other commercial purposes. You acknowledge and agree that your User Content may be included on the Website and advertising networks of our distribution partners, marketing partners, accounts, and third-party service providers. We will never sell your content to third parties without your explicit permission. You also agree to grant us the right to use the name that has been submitted with the User Content, in connection with such User Content. However, all such uses will be consistent with the terms of our privacy policy.

Additionally, by uploading content to the site, you warrant, represent and agree that you have the right to grant Procurement League Inc. the license described above. You undertake and warrant that you will not host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any “User Content” that:

You are responsible for your use of the Service, for any content you provide, and for any consequences thereof, including the use of your Content by other users and third party partners. You understand that your Content may be republished and if you do not have the right to submit Content for such use, it may subject you to liability. Procurement League Inc. will not be held responsible or liable for any use of your Content by Procurement League Inc. in accordance with these Terms.

We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content. We have the right in our sole discretion and for any reason whatsoever to edit, refuse to post, remove, or disable access to any User Content.

Your Content will be viewable by other users of the Service and through third party services and websites. You should only provide Content that you are comfortable sharing with others under these Terms. You have the right to delete any of your posts, or your account, anytime. We will try to complete the processing of the deletion as soon as possible. However, we may keep backup copies of your deleted post or account on our servers for up to 14 days after you delete it.

The Contents posted by the users are for informational purposes only, with no assurance that the Content is true, correct, or accurate. No action should be taken, delayed, or deferred based on the Content. The Content shall not be considered as a professional advice and it shall be the responsibility of the user to consult a professional before relying on a content.    

Procurement League Inc. has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to the User. User acknowledges that Procurement League Inc. has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding what effects the Content may have on User and how user may interpret or use the Content; or what actions user may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content.

 

Grant of License

At all instances, the services provided by the Website are not being sold to the users. Rather, the users are being granted a limited license to use the services. Subject to the compliance of the terms of this Agreement, Procurement League Inc. grants you a limited, royalty free, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use and install one copy of the software on your device solely for the purpose of availing the services of the Website. The services are made available for the user’s personal use. The user agrees not to sub-license, sell, rent, lease, copy, modify or otherwise extract the source code of the Website or any part thereof.  The user further agrees not to translate the Website into other language or make derivative versions of the Website.

Subject to these Terms, Procurement League Inc. gives you a worldwide, royalty-free, revokable, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to re-post any of the Content on Procurementleague.com anywhere on the rest of the web provided that the Content was added to the Service after June 1st 2017, and provided that the user who created the content has not explicitly marked the content as not for reproduction, and provided that you: (a) do not modify the Content; (b) attribute Procurementleague.com by name in readable text and with a human and machine-followable link (an HTML <a> anchor tag) linking back to the page displaying the original source of the content on the Website (c) upon request, either by Procurement League Inc. or by a user who contributed to the Content, make a reasonable effort to update a particular piece of Content to the latest version on the Website; and (d) upon request, either by Procurement League Inc. or by a user who contributed to the Content, make a reasonable attempt to delete Content that has been deleted or marked as not for reproduction on the Website.

You may only use the attribution required by this Section in the manner set out above. In exercising these rights, you may not implicitly or explicitly assert or imply any connection with, sponsorship or endorsement by Procurement League Inc.  or any other user of the Website, without the separate, express prior written permission of Procurement League Inc. or the user.

We reserve the right at all times (but will not have an obligation) to remove or refuse to distribute any Content on the Service and to terminate users or reclaim usernames. We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information we believe in good faith is reasonably necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request (for example, subpoenas or warrants), (ii) enforce or administer our agreements with users (such as these Terms), including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property or safety of Procurement League Inc., its users and the public.

Prohibited Activities

Except as expressly permitted in these Terms of Use, you confirm and undertake that you will not:

We may make available one or more APIs for interacting with the Service. Your use of any Procurementleague.com API is subject to these terms and the Procurementleague.com API Rules, which will be posted before we make these APIs available (as part of these Terms).

Intellectual Property

All the contents including without limitation to information, graphics, data, text, layout, music, sound, photograph, arrangements, source code, software compilations, concept, methods of operation, processes, system logic , key terms or any other materials, contained or available in the website and App (excluding the content posted by the users) are the protected work of Procurement League Inc.. We reverse all the intellectual property rights over all our works that is available through the services or the website. The user agrees not to do any of the following without the prior written consent of_ Procurement League Inc.:

(a) Make copies of the Website for purpose of distribution to others or distribute the Website to others, whether directly or indirectly;

(b) Decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the software to human-perceivable form;

(c) Modify, adapt, translate, rent or sublicense, assign, loan, resell for profit or distribute the Website or create derivative works based thereon.

The trademark, logo and service mark displayed on or in the Website is the exclusive property of Procurement League Inc. as it reserves all the intellectual property right in these contents. The user agree not to use, reproduce, sell, transmit, create derivate work or distribute any content from the Website. Additionally, you agree not to use our trade dress, or copy the look and feel of our Website or its design, without our prior written consent. Use of the website does not entitle the user to make any unauthorized use of any protected content. User may use the protected content solely for personal use and will make no other use of the content without express written permission of Procurement League Inc..

Privacy

Procurement League Inc. values your privacy. Please review our privacy policy to learn more about how we collect and use information about you via the Website. By using the Website and service you consent to the transfer of your information to the United States and/or to other countries for storage, processing and use by Procurement League Inc. in accordance with our privacy policy.

Indemnity and limitation of liability

You shall indemnify and hold harmless Procurement League Inc., its officers, directors, employees, parents, partners, successors, agents, distribution partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, and their related companies (collectively, the “Website Parties”) from any claim or demand, or actions including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party or penalty imposed due to or arising out of your breach of this Terms of Service, and other Policies, or your violation of any law, rules or regulations or the rights including infringement of intellectual property rights of any third party.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, Procurement League INC. AND ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA, USE, GOOD-WILL, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, RESULTING FROM (i) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE; (ii) ANY CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES; (iii) ANY CONTENT OBTAINED FROM THE SERVICE; AND (iv) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, USE OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT Procurement League INC. HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE, AND EVEN IF A REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN IS FOUND TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the limitations above may not apply to you.

In the event you encounter any user or user content, that you believe violates any of our policy, you have the right to flag the account, user or content for our attention. Once a notification of reasonable complaint (with or without evidence) has been received, we reserve the full authority to block the content or user or take appropriate action against such user. The users understands that we are not in a position to investigate the legality of each case and therefore we shall not be held liable for any such action taken by us.

The ratings and reviews linked with the questions and answers submitted by the users solely depends upon the other users reading or viewing such question and answers. We do not rate or control the ratings submitted by the users viewing your content. You agree that in no case we shall be made liable or questionable, if your rating are lower or you have been not rated as an ‘expert’.

The system that makes available the services, uses proprietary algorithms (in addition to and based on the users reaction to content) and methods to evaluate and determine the most featured, popular, latest ‘topics of discussion’, top contributors and experts . You agree that in no case we shall be made liable or questionable if your content is not listed in the top rated one.

Procurementleague.com Contest Policy Requirements

Procurementleague.com Contest allows contests to the extent they are permitted by law, subject to the following policy requirements and legal terms laid out below.

Procurement League.com Contest Legal Terms

All Contests that run on Procurementleague.com or that use Procurementleague.com functionality are subject to the below rules.

  1. General Requirements.
    1. You are responsible for all the aspect of your Contest, including all the official rules, offer terms, eligibility requirements, and all requirements of your Contest administration.
    2. You are solely responsible for ensuring that Your Contest on Procurementleague.com complies with all applicable federal (including trade sanctions regulations), state, and local laws, as well as rules, regulations, and applicable codes of conduct or guidance in the jurisdiction(s) where your Contest is being offered or advertised, including registering your Contest, obtaining necessary regulatory approvals, language requirements, and disclosure requirements. Please consult with an attorney if you have questions about legal compliance.
    3. You warrant that you will take all necessary measure to instruct participants and make it clear that, the participants are posting content or otherwise using Procurementleague.com as part of a Contest where required.
    4. Your Contest cannot be run or conducted in a way that conflicts with any of our policies or Terms of Service, including this Contest Policy, our privacy policy, Terms of Service, and you must not encourage participants in your Contest to engage in any activity that would violate any of our policies or Terms of Service. Please review our policies before conducting any Contest on Procurementleague.com. If your contest or its promotion is deemed to violate any of our policies or Terms of Service, we reserve the right to take appropriate action, including prohibiting you from running future Contests on Procurementleague.com or disabling your account.
  2. Liability.
    1. You agree to clearly state that your Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or otherwise associated with Procurement League Inc.
    2. You agree that in the official rules set for the contest, each participant must completely release, Procurement League Inc. to the full extent permitted by law, from all liability arising out of or in relation to your Contest and services or products offered by you through your contests or your company. All the participants should be instructed to direct all questions and comments regarding the Contest to you (the host of the contest) and not to Procurement League Inc.
    3. The competitors for each contest contract directly with the host of the contest, including with respect to the award of prizes. We are not liable in any manner with respect to any matters relating to the distribution of prizes.
    4. Procurement League Inc. is not a party to any contracts between the competitors and the host of the contest or otherwise between the users. If you have any dispute with other users (either the host or a competitor), you agrees to resolve such dispute directly with such user without the involvement of Procurement League Inc.
    5. You hereby release Procurement League Inc. from any liability associated with your Contest and you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Procurement League Inc., its parent corporation, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs, or debt and expenses (including attorney's fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to our Website for your Contest; (ii) your violation of any term of this Contest Policy or any other policies of our Website; (iii) any violation within your Contest of any third party right, including any copyright, property, publicity (including defamation), or privacy right; (iv) any claim from any third party relating to or arising from your Contest including for any prizes awarded or the failure to award such prizes; or (v) any claim that your Contest  violates any law, rule, or regulation. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive the termination of the service, changes to this Contest Policy or any other Procurementleague.com policies.
  3. Procurementleague.com services and Site Functionality.
    1. You agree and understand that we will not assist you in the administration of your Contest.
    2. Procurement League Inc. is not responsible for any issues with your Contest, in the event there arises a problem or interruption on the Website or with any functionality of the Website.
    3. Procurement League Inc. is not liable to you for termination of any account, the removal or reposting of any content, or any action or inaction related to user content or submissions related to Contest or otherwise.
    4. You (the host of the contest) assume all risks associated with the administration of your Contest on our Website.

General Terms

We may modify these terms or any additional terms that apply to a Service to, for example, reflect changes to the law or changes to our Services. You should look at the terms regularly. We’ll post notice of modifications to these terms on this page. We’ll post notice of modified additional terms in the applicable Service. Changes will not apply retroactively and will become effective no sooner than fourteen days after they are posted. However, changes addressing new functions for a Service or changes made for legal reasons will be effective immediately. If you do not agree to the modified terms for a Service, you should discontinue your use of that Service.

If there is a conflict between these terms and the additional terms, the additional terms will control for that conflict.

These terms control the relationship between Procurement League Inc. and you. They do not create any third party beneficiary rights.

If you do not comply with these terms, and we don’t take action right away, this doesn’t mean that we are giving up any rights that we may have (such as taking action in the future).

If it turns out that a particular term is not enforceable, this will not affect any other terms.

This User Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the applicable laws of the United states and any dispute arising out of or in connection to these terms of use shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the applicable court of General Corporation Law of Delaware. And you and Procurement League Inc. consent to personal jurisdiction in those courts.

The Service is operated and provided by Procurement League Inc. If you have questions about these Terms, please contact us at admin@procurementleague.com