Policies and Agreements
The products you offer for sale on LowestRate.in India Retail doing
business name as LowestRate.in must
comply, including all applicable LowestRate.in policies,
and all applicable laws and regulations. Before listing products, make sure that you understand all your responsibilities as a seller, confirm that you understand what is and is not allowed.
Restricted vendor Exercise and listing rules
To sell on LowestRate.in.in, you may not engage in any of the activities
described in our policy on restricted vendor Exercise and Actions. You
also may not list products that:
- Violate our Blocks Products Policy.
- Are unsafe
- Are available only by prescription
- Violate any applicable domestic or international laws.
- Violate a third party’s intellectual property rights
- Violate any other LowestRate.in policies, including those described under the following:
- Offensive and Controversial Products
- Recalled Products
What requires pre-approval?
Some categories, brands, and products require LowestRate.in India Retail (doing business name as LowestRate.in) pre-approval before you can list them. Please review our Category and Product Restrictions.
When we identify a violation of our policies, we take appropriate action, which may include suspending or terminating LowestRate.in privileges. Intellectual property rights owner or their agents can notify LowestRate.in of copyright and trademark infringements here or email [email protected]
Vendor Agreement and Policies
We believe in maintaining a trusted marketplace and we innovate constantly to improve our services. If we identify any violation of our services, we suspend or remove your seller account on LowestRate.in Make sure to read and understand LowestRate.in agreements and policies.
Welcome to LowestRate India Retail (Doing Business Name as LowestRate.in) This agreement contains the terms and conditions that govern your access to and use of the services and is an agreement between you or the business you represent and LowestRate India Retail (doing business name as LowestRate.in). By registering for or using the services, you (on behalf of yourself or the business you represent) agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement.
As used in this Agreement, “we,” “us,” and “LowestRate.in” means the applicable LowestRate India Retail (Doing Business Name as “LOWESTRATE.IN”) Contracting Party, and “you” means the applicant (if registering for or using a Service as an individual), or the business employing the applicant (if registering for or using a Service as a business) and any of its Affiliates. Capitalized terms have the meanings given to them in this agreement. If there is a conflict among terms in this Agreement, the Program Policies will prevail over any applicable Service Terms and the General Terms, and the applicable Service Terms will prevail over the General Terms.
To begin the enrolment process, you must complete the registration process. Use of the Services is limited to parties that can lawfully enter into and form contracts under applicable Law. As part of the application, you must provide us with your (or your business’) legal name, address, phone number and e-mail address. We may at any time cease providing any or all of the Services at our sole discretion and without notice.
2. Service Fee Payments; Receipt of Sales Proceeds.
Fee details are described in the Service Terms and Program Policies. You are responsible for all of your expenses in connection with this Agreement. To use our Services, you must provide us with valid credit card information from a credit card or credit cards acceptable by LowestRate India Retail doing business name as “LOWESTRATE.IN” (“Your Credit Card”) as well as valid bank account information for a bank account or bank accounts acceptable by LowestRate India Retail Doing Business Name as “LOWESTRATE.IN” (Conditions for acceptance may be modified or discontinued by us at any time without notice) (“Your Bank Account”). You will use only a name you are authorized to use in connection with a Service and will update all of the information you provide to us in connection with the Services as necessary to ensure that it at all times remains accurate, complete, and valid. You authorize us (and will provide us documentation evidencing your authorization upon our request) to verify your information (including any updated information), to obtain credit reports about you from time to time, to obtain credit authorizations from the issuer of Your Credit Card, and to charge Your Credit Card or debit Your Bank Account for any sums payable by you to us (in reimbursement or otherwise). All payments to you will be remitted to Your Bank Account through a banking network or by other means specified by us.
If we determine that your actions or performance may result in returns, chargebacks, claims and disputes, violations of our terms or policies, or other risks to LowestRate.in or third parties, then we may in our sole discretion withhold any payments to you for as long as we determine any related risks to LowestRate.in or third parties persist. For any amounts that we determine you owe us, we may (a) charge Your Credit Card or any other payment instrument you provide to us; (b) offset any amounts that are payable by you to us (in reimbursement or otherwise) against any payments we may make to you or amounts we may owe you; (c) invoice you for amounts due to us, in which case you will pay the invoiced amounts upon receipt; (d) reverse any credits to Your Bank Account; or (e) collect payment or reimbursement from you by any other lawful means. If we determine that your account has been used to engage in deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal activity, or to repeatedly violate our Program Policies, then we may in our sole discretion permanently withhold any payments to you. Except as provided otherwise, all amounts contemplated in this Agreement will be expressed and displayed in Rupees, and all payments contemplated by this Agreement will be made in Rupees.
In addition, we may require that you pay other amounts to secure the performance of your obligations under this Agreement or to mitigate the risk of returns, chargebacks, claims, disputes, violations of our terms or policies, or other risks to LowestRate.in or third parties. These amounts may be refundable or non-refundable in the manner we determine, and failure to comply with terms of this Agreement, including any applicable Program Policies, may result in their forfeiture.
As a security measure, we may, but are not required to, impose transaction limits on some or all customers and sellers relating to the value of any transaction or disbursement, the cumulative value of all transactions or disbursements during a period of time, or the number of transactions per day or other period of time. We will not be liable to you: (i) if we do not proceed with a transaction or disbursement that would exceed any limit established by us for a security reason, or (ii) if we permit a customer to withdraw from a transaction because LowestRate.in Site or Service is unavailable following the commencement of a transaction.
3. Term and Termination.
The term of this Agreement will start on the date of your completed registration for or use of a Service, whichever occurs first, and continue until terminated by us or you as provided in this Agreement (the “Term”). We may terminate or suspend this Agreement or any Service for any reason at any time by notice to you. You may terminate this Agreement or any Service for any reason at any time by the means then specified by LowestRate.in. Termination or suspension of a Service will not terminate or suspend any other Service unless explicitly provided. Upon termination, all rights and obligations of the parties under this Agreement will terminate, except that Sections 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 14, 15, 16, and 19 will survive termination. Any terms that expressly survive according to the applicable Service Terms will also survive termination.
You grant us a royalty-free, non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual,
irrevocable right and license to use, reproduce, perform, display, distribute,
adapt, modify, re-format, create derivative works of, and otherwise
commercially or non-commercially exploit in any manner, any and all of Your Materials,
and to sublicense the foregoing rights to our Affiliates and operators of
LowestRate.in Associated Properties; provided, however, that we will not alter
any of Your Trademarks from the form provided by you (except to re-size
trademarks to the extent necessary for presentation, so long as the relative
proportions of such trademarks remain the same) and will comply with your
removal requests as to specific uses of Your Trademarks (provided you are
unable to do so using standard functionality made available to you via the
applicable LowestRate.in Site or Service); provided further, however, that
nothing in this Agreement will prevent or impair our right to use Your
Materials without your consent to the extent that such use is allowable without a license from you or your Affiliates under applicable Law.
You represent and warrant to us that: (a) if you are a business, you are duly organized, validly existing and in good standing under the Laws your business is registered and that you are registering for the Service(s); (b) you have all requisite right, power, and authority to enter into this Agreement, perform your obligations, and grant the rights, licenses, and authorizations in this Agreement; (c) any information provided or made available by you or your Affiliates to LowestRate.in or its Affiliates is at all times accurate and complete; (d) you and your financial institution(s) are not subject to sanctions or otherwise designated on any list of prohibited or restricted parties or owned or controlled by such a party; and (e) you and all of your subcontractors, agents, and suppliers will comply with all applicable Laws in your performance of your obligations and exercise of your rights under this Agreement.
You release us and agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless us, our
Affiliates, and our and their respective officers, directors, employees,
representatives, and agents against any claim, loss, damage, settlement, cost,
expense, or other liability (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees)
(each, a “Claim“) arising from or related to: (a) your actual or alleged
breach of any obligations in this Agreement; (b) any of Your Sales Channels
other than LowestRate.in Site and LowestRate.in Associated Properties, Your
Products (including their offer, sale, performance, and fulfilment), Your
Materials, any actual or alleged infringement of any Intellectual Property
Rights by any of the foregoing, and any personal injury, death, or property
damage related thereto; (c) Your Personnel (including any act or omission of
Your Personnel or any Claim brought or directed by Your Personnel); or (d) Your
Taxes. You will use counsel reasonably satisfactory to us to defend each
indemnified Claim. If at any time we reasonably determine that any indemnified
Claim might adversely affect us, we may take control of the defence at our expense. You may not consent to the entry of any judgment or enter into any settlement of a Claim without our prior written consent, which may not be unreasonably withheld.
7. Disclaimer & General Release.
- The LowestRate.in sites and the services, including all content, software, functions, materials, and information made available on or provided in connection with the services, are provided “as-is.” As a user of the services, you use the LowestRate.in site, and the services, at your own risk. To the fullest extent permissible by law, we and our affiliates disclaim: (i) any representations or warranties regarding this agreement, the services or the transactions contemplated by this agreement, including any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement; (ii) implied warranties arising out of course of dealing, course of performance, or usage of trade; and (iii) any obligation, liability, right, claim, or remedy in tort, whether or not arising from our negligence. we do not warrant that the functions contained in the LowestRate.in site and the services will meet your requirements or be available, timely, secure, uninterrupted, or error free, and we will not be liable for any service interruptions, including but not limited to system failures or other interruptions that may affect the receipt, processing, acceptance, completion, or settlement of any transactions.
- Because LowestRate.in is not involved in transactions between customers and sellers or other participant dealings, if a dispute arises between one or more participants, each participant releases LowestRate.in (and its agents and employees) from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
8. Limitation of Liability.
We will not be liable (whether in contract, warranty, tort (including negligence, product liability, or other theory), or otherwise) to you or any other person for cost of cover, recovery, or recoupment of any investment made by you or your affiliates in connection with this agreement, or for any loss of profit, revenue, business, or data or punitive or consequential damages arising out of or relating to this agreement, even if LowestRate.in has been advised of the possibility of those costs or damages. Further, our aggregate liability arising out of or in connection with this agreement or the transactions contemplated will not exceed at any time the total amounts during the prior six month period paid by you to LowestRate.in in connection with the particular service giving rise to the claim.
If the gross proceeds from Your Transactions exceed the applicable Insurance Threshold during each month over any period of three (3) consecutive months, or otherwise if requested by us, then within thirty (30) days thereafter, you will maintain at your expense throughout the remainder of the Term for each commercial general, umbrella or excess liability insurance with the Insurance Limits per occurrence and in aggregate covering liabilities caused by or occurring in conjunction with the operation of your business, including products, products/completed operations and bodily injury, with policy(ies) naming LowestRate.in and its assignees as additional insured’s. At our request, you will provide to us certificates of insurance for the coverage to the following address: c/o LowestRate.in, 804-811 Deepali Building 92, 8th floor Nehru Place, New Delhi – 110019.
10. Tax Matters.
As between the parties, you will be responsible for the collection,
reporting, and payment of any and all of Your Taxes, except to the extent that
(i) LowestRate.in automatically calculates, collects, or remits taxes on your
behalf according to applicable law; or (ii) LowestRate.in expressly agrees to
receive taxes or other transaction-based charges on your behalf in connection
with tax calculation services made available by LowestRate.in and used by you.
You agree to and will comply with the Tax Policies All fees and payments
payable by you to LowestRate.in under this Agreement or the applicable Service
Terms are exclusive of any applicable taxes, deductions or withholding
(including but not limited to cross-border withholding taxes), and you will be
responsible for paying LowestRate.in any of Your Taxes imposed on such fees and
any deduction or withholding required on any payment.
During the course of your use of the Services, you may receive
information relating to us or to the Services, including but not limited to
LowestRate.in Transaction Information, that is not known to the general public
(“Confidential Information”). You agree that: (a) all Confidential
Information will remain LowestRate India Retail’s exclusive property; (b) you
will use Confidential Information only as is reasonably necessary for your
participation in the Services; (c) you will not otherwise disclose Confidential
Information to any other Person; and (d) you will take all reasonable measures
to protect the Confidential Information against any use or disclosure that is
not expressly permitted in this Agreement. You may not issue any press release
or make any public statement related to the Services, or use our name,
trademarks, or logo, in any way (including in promotional material) without our
advance written permission, or misrepresent or embellish the relationship
between us in any
12. Force Majeure.
We will not be liable for any delay or failure to perform any of our obligations under this Agreement by reasons, events or other matters beyond our reasonable control.
13. Relationship of Parties.
14. Use of LowestRate.in Transaction Information.
You will not, and will cause your Affiliates not to, directly or indirectly: (a) disclose any LowestRate.in Transaction Information (except that you may disclose that information solely as necessary for you to perform your obligations under this Agreement if you ensure that every recipient uses the information only for that purpose and complies with the restrictions applicable to you related to that information); (b) use any LowestRate.in Transaction Information for any marketing or promotional purposes whatsoever, or otherwise in any way inconsistent with our or your privacy policies or applicable Law; (c) contact a Person that has ordered Your Product with the intent to collect any amounts in connection therewith or to influence that Person to make an alternative transaction; (d) disparage us, our Affiliates, or any of their or our respective products or services or any customer; or (e) target communications of any kind on the basis of the intended recipient being an LowestRate.in Site user. In addition, you may only use tools and methods that we designate to communicate with LowestRate.in Site users regarding Your Transactions, including for the purpose of scheduling, communicating, or cancelling the fulfilment of Your Products. The terms of this Section 14 do not prevent you from using other information that you acquire without reference to LowestRate.in Transaction Information for any purpose, even if that information is identical to LowestRate.in Transaction Information, provided that you do not target communications on the basis of the intended recipient being a LowestRate.in Site user.
15. Suggestions and Other Information.
If you or any of your Affiliates elect to provide or make available suggestions, comments, ideas, improvements, or other feedback or materials to us in connection with or related to LowestRate.in Site or Service (including any related Technology), we will be free to use, disclose, reproduce, modify, license, transfer and otherwise distribute, and exploit any of the foregoing information or materials in any manner. In order to cooperate with governmental requests, to protect our systems and customers, or to ensure the integrity and operation of our business and systems, we may access and disclose any information we consider necessary or appropriate, including but not limited to user contact details, IP addresses and traffic information, usage history, and posted content. If we make suggestions on using the Services, you are responsible for any actions you take based on our suggestions.
We may amend any of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement
at any time and at our sole discretion. Any changes will be effective upon the
posting of such changes to you, or on the applicable LowestRate.in Site, and
you are responsible for reviewing these locations and informing yourself of all
applicable changes or notices. All notice of changes to the General Terms and
the Service Terms will be posted for at least 30 days. Changes to Program
Policies may be made without notice to you. You should refer regularly to your
seller account and the Site, as applicable; to review the current Agreement
(including the Service Terms and Program Policies) and to be sure that the
items you offer can be offered via the applicable Service. Your
continued use of a service after LowestRate India Retail’s posting of any
changes will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications.
17. Password Security.
Any password we provide to you may be used only during the Term to access Seller account (or other tools we provide, as applicable) to use the Services, electronically accept Your Transactions, and review your completed transactions. You are solely responsible for maintaining the security of your password. You may not disclose your password to any third party (other than third parties authorized by you to use your account in accordance with this Agreement) and are solely responsible for any use of or action taken under your password. If your password is compromised, you must immediately change your password.
You will not directly or indirectly export, re-export, transmit, or cause to be exported, re-exported or transmitted, any commodities, software or technology to any individual, corporation, organization, or entity to which such export, re-export, or transmission is restricted or prohibited, including any individual, corporation, organization, or entity under sanctions or embargoes administered by the United Nations, Indian Government, Treasury or Commerce, the European Union, or any other applicable government authority.
LowestRate.in will not seek attorneys’ fees and costs from you in arbitration unless the arbitrator determines the claims are frivolous. You may choose to have the arbitration conducted by telephone, based on written submissions, or in person at a mutually agreed location. LowestRate.in and you each agree that any dispute resolution proceedings will be conducted only on an individual basis and not in a class, consolidated or representative action. If for any reason a claim proceeds in court rather than in arbitration LowestRate India Retail and you each waive any right to a jury trial.
You may not assign this Agreement, by operation of law or otherwise, without our prior written consent. Subject to that restriction, this Agreement will be binding on, inure to, and be enforceable against the parties and their respective successors and assigns. We may perform any of our obligations or exercise any of our rights under this Agreement through one or more of our Affiliates. Our failure to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of our right to enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement subsequently.
We have the right in our sole discretion to determine the content, appearance, design, functionality, and all other aspects of the Services, including by redesigning, modifying, removing, or restricting access to any of them.
Because LowestRate.in is not your agent, LowestRate.in will not act as either party’s agent in connection with resolving any disputes between participants related to or arising out of any transaction.
We will send all notices and other communications regarding this Agreement to you at the e-mail addresses you designated for notifications and updates in your program application, as applicable, or by any other means then specified by LowestRate.in. We may also communicate with you electronically and in other media, and you consent to such communications regardless of any “E-mail Preferences” (or similar preferences or requests) you may have indicated on the applicable LowestRate.in Site, or by any other means. You may change your e-mail addresses and certain other information, as applicable. You will ensure that all of your information is up to date and accurate at all times.
This Agreement incorporates and you accept the applicable Service Terms
and Program Policies, which LowestRate.in may modify from time to time. If any
provision of this Agreement is deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these terms and conditions and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This Agreement represents the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the Services and related subject matter and supersedes any previous or contemporaneous oral or written agreements and understandings.
As used in this Agreement, the following terms have the following meanings:
“Affiliate” means, with respect to any entity, any other entity that directly or indirectly controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with that entity.
“LowestRate.in Associated Properties” means any website or other
online point of presence, mobile application, service or feature, other than a
Site, through which any LowestRate.in Site, or products or services available on any of them, are syndicated, offered, merchandised, advertised, or described.
“LowestRate.in Site” means, as applicable, the LowestRate.in “LowestRate.in Transaction Information” means, collectively, Order Information and any other data or information acquired by you or your Affiliates from LowestRate.in, its Affiliates, or otherwise as a result of this Agreement, the transactions contemplated by this Agreement, or the parties’ performance under this Agreement.
“Content” means copyrightable works under applicable Law and content protected by database rights under applicable Law.
“Excluded Products” means the items described on the applicable Restricted Products Pages, any other applicable Program Policy, or any other information made available to you by LowestRate.in
“Intellectual Property Right” means any patent, copyright,
Trademark, domain name, moral right, trade secret right, or any other
intellectual property right arising under any Laws and all ancillary and related rights, including all rights of registration and renewal and causes of action for violation, misappropriation or infringement of any of the foregoing.
“Law” means any law, ordinance, rule, regulation, order, license, permit, judgment, decision, or other requirement, now or in the future in effect, of any governmental authority (e.g., on a federal, state, or provincial level, as applicable) of competent jurisdiction.
“Optional Coverage Plans” means warranties, extended service plans and related offerings, determined by us, that you offer.
“Order Information” means, with respect to any of Your Products ordered through a LowestRate.in Site, the order information and shipping information that we provide or make available to you.
“Person” means any individual, corporation, partnership, limited liability
Company, governmental authority, association, joint venture, division, or other cognizable entity, whether or not having distinct legal existence.
“Program Policies” means all terms, conditions, policies, guidelines, rules, and other information on the applicable LowestRate.in Site, including those shown on the “Policies and Agreements” section of our website.
“Sales Proceeds” means the gross proceeds from any of Your Transactions, including all shipping and handling, gift wrap and other charges, and including taxes and customs duties to the extent specified in the applicable Tax Policies.
“Service” means each of the following services: Selling on LowestRate.in, “Service Terms” means the service terms applicable to each Service, which are made part of this Agreement upon the date you elect to register for or use the applicable Service, and any subsequent modifications we make to those terms.
“Technology” means any: (a) ideas, procedures, processes, systems, methods of
operation, concepts, principles, and discoveries protected or protectable under
the Laws of any jurisdiction; (b) interfaces, protocols, glossaries, libraries, structured XML formats, specifications, grammars, data formats, or other similar materials; and (c) software, hardware, code, technology, or other functional item.
“Trademark” means any trademark, service mark, trade dress (including any proprietary “look and feel”), trade name, other proprietary logo or insignia, or any other source or business identifier, protected or protectable under any Laws.
“Your Materials” means all Technology, Your Trademarks, Content, Your Product information, data, materials, and other items or information provided or made available by you or your Affiliates to LowestRate.in or its Affiliates.
“Your Personnel” means any third party warranting,
administering or otherwise involved in the offer, sale, performance, or
fulfilment of Your Products, including any of your employees, representatives, agents, contractors, or subcontractors.
“Your Product” means any product or service (including Optional Coverage Plans)
that you: (a) have offered through the Selling on LowestRate.in; (b) have made
available for advertising through the LowestRate.in.
“Your Sales Channels” means all sales channels and other means through which you or any of your Affiliates offers products or services, other than physical stores.
“Your Taxes” means any and all sales, goods and services, use, excise, premium, import, export, value added, consumption, and other taxes, regulatory fees, levies (specifically including environmental levies), or charges and duties assessed, incurred, or required to be collected or paid for any reason (a) in connection with any advertisement, offer or sale of products or services by you on or through or in connection with the Services; (b) in connection with any products or services provided for which Your Products are, directly or indirectly, involved as a form of payment or exchange; or (c) otherwise in connection with any action, inaction, or omission of you or your Affiliates, or any Persons providing products or services, or your or their respective employees, agents, contractors, or representatives, for which Your Products are, directly or indirectly, involved as a form of payment or exchange.
“Your Trademarks” means Trademarks of yours that you provide to us: (a) in non-text form for branding purposes; and (b) separate from (and not embedded or otherwise incorporated in) any product specific information or materials. “Your Transaction” means any sale of Your Product(s) through a LowestRate.in Site.