Terms & Conditions

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INTRODUCTION

Mana Site Terms of Use describe when and the conditions under which you are allowed to access or use the Site. Please read these Site Terms of Use carefully before visiting our Site. Some visitors to our Site simply visit the publicly available portions of our Site or use the Public Site.Services (“you” or “Site Visitors”). If you do not agree to these Site Terms of Use, you may not visit, use, or access the Site or Site Services as a Site Visitor, User or otherwise and may not click to accept the Terms of Service when prompted on the Site.

Terms of Use

As a Startup:

1.General:

The information provided shall be true and accurate and the same shall be updated to maintain its truthfulness and completeness.Extraction of information from other profiles is prohibited.

Extraction of information from other profiles is prohibited.

2. While contacting agencies:

When contacted via Mana, an email chain between the Agency and the Customer will be initiated. It is required that all the communications via email be carried out keeping Mana in the loop to avoid any sort of discrepancies and fraud.

Mana will be not be responsible for any transactions that take place between the Agency and the Customer post the the initial step.

3. While contacting Influencers:

When contacted via Mana, an email chain between the Influencer and the Customer will be initiated. It is required that all the communications via email be carried out keeping the Mana in the loop to avoid any sort of discrepancies and fraud.

All the payments shall be made via Mana.

On completion of the task, the reviews from both the parties will be considered for the changes in the rating of the influencer.

4. Referrals:

References need to be unique.

References need to be authentic.

References will be acknowledged only after Mana approves them.

The referrals made and the status of each referral can be tracked.

5. Video related:

Video will be available on Mana’s social media platforms.

Links to the video will be shared with the brands featured in the video.

Mana is not responsible for the content shared by the user in the video or the authenticity of the content shared in the video

6. To access complete information about other companies

The user will be required to sign up as a VC or subscribe to view the complete information of the companies on the platform. Downloading or scraping any information available on Mana is prohibited and is a legal offence.

7. Entering and editing the Information

All the mandatory fields have to be filled for the profile to get approved

Any further changes are subject to the approval of Mana.

The information entered by the Startups would be shared with only the people who sign up as a VC. However, the basic information shall be public.

All the information on Mana is entered by the users (Startups, Influencers and Agencies). Mana is not responsible for any false entry or for updations. Post creation, the data in the whole profile is solely maintained and updated by the user.

8. Deleting the accounts:

A request has to be made to Mana by the account holder for the deletion of the account. Mana will still have access to the the data entered by the user.

9. Premium Account:

Accounts are upgraded to premium in two ways:

When the user opts for it while signing up or when the account holder chooses to manually upgrade to premium Through the referral program. When a user refers 5 other users and all the 5 get approved, the user has an option to upgrade with no additional charges.

Switching from regular to premium account is a choice of the account holder. The duration and the perks of the premium is subject to change.

As an Influencer:

1.General:

The information provided shall be true and accurate and the same shall be updated to maintain its truthfulness and completeness.

Extraction of information from other profiles is prohibited.

2. Contacting Agencies:

When contacted via Mana, an email chain between the Agency and the Customer will be initiated. We suggest that all the communications via email be carried out keeping the Mana in the loop to avoid any sort of discrepancies and avoid any sort of fraud.

Mana will be not be responsible for any transactions that take place between the Agency and the Customer post the the initial step.

3. Contacting Startups:

When contacted via Mana, an email chain between the Influencer and the Customer will be initiated. It is required that all the communications via email be carried out keeping the Mana in the loop to avoid any sort of discrepancies and avoid any sort of fraud.

All the payments must be done via Mana.

On completion of the task, the reviews from both the parties will be considered for changes in the rating of the influencer.

4. Referrals:

References need to be unique.

References need to be authentic.

References will be acknowledged only after Mana approves them.

The referrals made and the status of each referral can be tracked.

5. Video related:

Video will be available on Mana’s social media platforms.

Links to the video will be shared with the brands featured in the video.

Mana is not responsible for the content shared by the user in the video or the authenticity of the content shared in the video

6. To access complete information about other companies

The user will be required to sign up as a VC or subscribe to view the complete information of the companies on the platform. Downloading or scraping any information available on Mana is prohibited and is a legal offence.

7. Entering and editing the Information

All the mandatory fields have to be filled for the profile to get approved

The information can be edited by the user. The edits will again be subjected to approval by Mana.

The information entered by the Startups would be shared with only the people who sign up as a VC. However, the basic information shall be public.

All the information on Mana is entered by the users (Startups, Influencers and Agencies). Mana is not responsible for any false entry or for updations. Post creation, the data in the whole profile is solely maintained and updated by the user.

8. Deleting the accounts:

A request has to be made to Mana by the account holder for the deletion of the account.

9. Premium Account

Accounts are upgraded to premium in two ways:

When the user opts for it while signing up or when the account holder chooses to manually upgrade to premium Through the referral program. When a user refers 5 other users and all the 5 get approved, the user has an option to upgrade with no additional charges.

Switching from regular to premium account is a choice of the account holder. The duration and the perks of the premium is subject to change.

As an Agency:

1.General:

The information provided shall be true and accurate and the same shall be updated to maintain its truthfulness and completeness.

Extraction of information from other profiles is prohibited.

2. While contacting Startups:

When contacted via Mana, an email chain between the agency and the Customer will be initiated. It is required that all the communications via email be carried out keeping the Mana in the loop to avoid any sort of discrepancies and avoid any sort of fraud.

All the payments will be done via Mana.

On completion of the task, the reviews from both the parties will be considered for the changes in the rating of the influencer.

3. Referrals:

References need to be unique.

References need to be authentic.

References will be acknowledged only after Mana approves them.

The referrals made and the status of each referral can be tracked.

4. Video related:

Video will be available on Mana’s social media platforms.

Links to the video will be shared with the brands featured in the video.

Mana is not responsible for the content shared by the user in the video or the authenticity of the content shared in the video

5. Entering and editing the Information

All the mandatory fields have to be filled for the profile to get approved

All the information on Mana is entered by the users (Startups, Influencers and Agencies). Mana is not responsible for any false entry or for updations. Post creation, the data in the whole profile is solely maintained and updated by the user.

6. Deleting the accounts:

A request has to be made to Mana by the account holder for the deletion of the account. Downloading or scraping any information available on Mana is prohibited and is a legal offence.

7. Premium Account:

Accounts are upgraded to premium in two ways:

When the user opts for it while signing up or when the account holder chooses to manually upgrade to premium Through the referral program. When a user refers 5 other users and all the 5 get approved, the user has an option to upgrade with no additional charges.

Switching from regular to premium account is a choice of the account holder. The duration and the perks of the premium is subject to change.

ACCOUNT RELATED TERMS APPLICABLE FOR ALL TYPES OF USERS ON MANA:

Account permissions You agree not to request or allow another person to create an Account on your behalf, for your use, or for your benefit, except that an authorized employee or agent may create an Account on behalf of your business. By granting other Users permissions under your Account, including as a Team Member or Agency Member, you represent and warrant that (a) the User is authorized to act on your behalf, (b) you are financially responsible for the User’s actions taken in accordance with those permissions, including, if applicable, entering into binding contracts on behalf of the owner of the Account, and (c) you are fully responsible and liable for any action of any User to whom you have provided any permissions and any other person who uses the Account, including making payments and entering into Service Contracts and the Terms of Service. If any such User violates the Terms of Service, it may affect your ability to use the Site. Upon closure of an Account, Mana may close any or all related Accounts.

1.6 IDENTITY AND LOCATION VERIFICATION

When you register for an Account and from time to time thereafter, your Account will be subject to verification, including, but not limited to, validation against third-party databases or the verification of one or more official government or legal documents that confirm your identity, your location, and your ability to act on behalf of your business on Mana. You authorize Mana, directly or through third parties, to make any inquiries necessary to validate your identity, your location, and confirm your ownership of your email address or financial accounts, subject to applicable law. When requested, you must timely provide us with complete information about yourself and your business.

1.7 USERNAMES AND PASSWORDS

When you register for an Account, you will be asked to choose a username and password for the Account. You are entirely responsible for safeguarding and maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password and agree not to share your username or password with any person who is not authorized to use your Account. You authorize Mana to assume that any person using the Site with your username and password, either is you or is authorized to act for you. You agree to notify us immediately if you suspect or become aware of any unauthorized use of your Account or any unauthorized access to the password for any Account. You further agree not to use the Account or log in with the username and password of another User of the Site if (a) you are not authorized to use either or (b) the use would violate the Terms of Service.

2. LICENSES AND THIRD-PARTY CONTENT

Mana grants you a limited license to access the Site and Site Services. This license is subject to and conditioned on compliance with the Site Terms of Use and, to the extent applicable, the rest of the Terms of Service.

Mana keeps the Site and the Site Services safe, secure, and functioning properly, but we cannot guarantee the continuous operation of or access to our Services. In fact, we might even stop providing the Site or Site Services completely or stop providing certain features without notice. Mana may terminate any license it has granted to any Site Visitor or User to access the Site and Site Services by providing notice, and the termination of such license shall be effective immediately upon Mana providing such notice.

Mana and our licensors retain all right, title, and interest in and to all Intellectual Property Rights related in and to the Site and the Site Services. The Mana logos and names are trademarks of Mana and are registered in certain jurisdictions. All other product names, company names, marks, logos, and symbols on the Site or Site Services may be the trademarks of their respective owners. When you post content on the Site or through the Site Services or provide Mana with User Content, you understand and acknowledge that you are solely responsible for such User Content. Further, you represent and warrant that you have the right, power, and authority to (a) post that User Content without violating the rights of third parties, and (b) grant the licenses specified below. You acknowledge and agree that the poster of User Content, and not Mana, is responsible for any User Content including any harms caused to you, another User, or a third party by such User Content. You will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Mana, our Affiliates, and our respective directors, officers, employees, representatives, and agents (each an “Indemnified Party”) from any and all claims, damages, liabilities, costs, losses, and expenses (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and all related costs and expenses) arising from or relating to any claim, suit, proceeding, demand, or action brought by you or a third party or other User against an Indemnified Party relating to or arising out of any User Content you post.

You retain all ownership rights in any User Content you post on Mana. To the extent permitted by applicable law, you also grant to Mana and our successors and Affiliates a royalty-free, sub-licensable, transferable, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, list information regarding, edit, translate, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, and make derivative works of all such User Content and your name, voice, and/or likeness as contained in your User Content, in whole or in part, and in any form, media, or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed, for use in connection with the Site and Mana’s, our successors’ and Affiliates’ businesses, including, without limitation, for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each User and each Site Visitor a non-exclusive license to access your User Content through the Site and to use, reproduce, distribute, and display such User Content to the extent permitted through the normal functionality of the Site and subject to all applicable confidentiality and other provisions of the Terms of Service, our Privacy Policy, and applicable law. You may submit comments or ideas about the Site and Site Services, including without limitation about how to improve the Site or Site Services (collectively, “Ideas”). By submitting any Ideas, you agree that:

(a) your disclosure is voluntary, gratuitous, unsolicited, and without restriction and will not place Mana under any fiduciary or other obligation

(b) your Ideas do not contain the confidential or proprietary information of third parties

(c) you grant us a perpetual and royalty-free license to use the Ideas without any additional compensation to you and to disclose the Ideas on a non-confidential basis or otherwise to anyone. You further acknowledge and agree that, by acceptance of your submission, Mana does not waive any rights to use similar or related ideas, including those known or developed by Mana or obtained from sources other than you.

Any information or content expressed or made available by a third party or any other Site Visitor or User is that of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of Mana. Mana neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, information, or statement made on the Site by anyone other than Mana’s authorized agents acting in their official capacities.

The Site may contain links to third-party websites. The Site may also contain applications that allow you to access third-party websites via the Site. Such third-party websites or applications are owned and operated by the third parties and/or their licensors. The inclusion of any link or application on the Site does not imply that we endorse the linked site or application. You use the links and third-party websites at your own risk and agree that your use of an application or third-party website accessed via the Site is on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any warranty for any purpose.

Mana offers the Site and Site Services for your business purposes only and not for personal, household, or consumer use. Mana makes the Site and Site Services available for Users to find one another, enter into service relationships, make and receive payments through escrow, and receive and provide Freelance Services. While we try to ensure that any information we post is both timely and accurate, errors may appear from time to time. We do not make any representations or warranties with respect to any information that is posted on the Site by us or anyone else. In no event should any content be relied on or construed as tax or legal advice or otherwise. You should independently verify the accuracy of any content.

You may not use, or encourage, promote, facilitate, instruct or induce others to use, the Site or Site Services for any activities that violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation; for any other illegal or fraudulent purpose or any purpose that is harmful to others; or to transmit, store, display, distribute or otherwise make available content that is illegal, fraudulent or harmful to others.

The following are examples of uses that are prohibited on the Site or when using the Site Services: Seeking, offering, promoting, or endorsing and services, content, or activities that:

are defamatory, illegal, profane, vulgar, threatening, unlawfully discriminatory, illegal, pornographic, obscene, or sexually explicit in nature; would violate the intellectual property rights, such as and including copyrights, of another person, entity, service, product, or website;

would violate (a) Mana’s Terms of Service, (b) the terms of service of another website or any similar contractual obligations, or (c) the academic policies of any educational institution;

regard the creation, publication, distribution of “fake news”, “hoax news” or similar false content purposefully intended to mislead readers for financial or other gain;

regard or promote in any way any escort services, prostitution, or sexual acts; or are harassing toward another person based on the person's inclusion in a protected class as defined by applicable law;

Fraudulent or misleading uses or content, including: Fraudulently billing or attempting to fraudulently bill any Client, including by (i) falsifying or manipulating or attempting to falsify or manipulate the hours, keystrokes, or mouse clicks recorded in the Mana App, (ii) reporting, recording, or otherwise billing Clients for time that was not actually worked, or (iii) reporting, recording, or otherwise billing hours worked by another person as hours worked by you in a way that is misleading or false;

Misrepresenting your experience, skills, or information, including by representing another person’s profile, or parts of another person’s profile, as your own; Impersonating any person or entity, including, but not limited to, an Mana representative, forum leader, or falsely stating or otherwise misrepresenting your affiliation with a person or entity; Falsely stating or implying a relationship with another User, including an Agency continuing to use a Freelancer’s profile or information after the Freelancer no longer works with the Agency; Falsely attributing statements to any Mana representative, forum leader, guide or host; Falsely stating or implying a relationship with Mana or with another company with whom you do not have a relationship;

Allowing another person to use your account, which is misleading to other Users; or Falsely stating that one Freelancer will perform the work on a job when another will in fact perform the work, including submitting a proposal on behalf of a Freelancer that is unable, unwilling, or unavailable to do the work;

Expressing an unlawful preference in a job post or proposal or otherwise unlawfully discriminating on a protected basis;

Posting identifying information concerning another person; Spamming other Users with proposals or invitations or posting the same job multiple times so that more than one version remains active at a given time; Making or demanding bribes or other payments without the intention of providing services in exchange for the payment;

Requesting or demanding free services, including requesting Freelancers to submit work as part of the proposal process for very little or no money or posting contests in which Freelancers submit work with no or very little pay, and only the winning submission is paid the full amount; Requesting a fee before allowing a User to submit a proposal; Attempting to or actually manipulating or misusing the feedback system, including by: withholding payment or Work Product or engaging in any other conduct for the purpose of obtaining positive feedback from another User; attempting to coerce another User by threatening to give negative feedback; expressing views unrelated to the work, such as political, religious, or social commentary, in the feedback system; or offering services for the sole purpose of obtaining positive feedback of any kind; Duplicating or sharing accounts;

Selling, trading, or giving an account to another person without Mana’s consent; Sharing or soliciting contact information, such as email, phone number, or Skype ID, in a profile or job post; Directly or indirectly, advertising or promoting another website, product, or service or soliciting other Users for other websites, products, or services, including advertising on Mana to recruit Freelancers and/or Clients to join an Agency or another website or company; Conduct or actions that could jeopardize the integrity of or circumvent the Site, Site Services or Mana's proprietary information, including Interfering or attempting to interfere with the proper operation of the Site or Site Services or any activities conducted on the Site;

Bypassing any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Site or any subparts of the Site, including, without limitation, features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content or enforce limitations on use of the Site or the content therein; Attempting to interfere with or compromise the system integrity or security or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running the Site; Using any robot, spider, scraper, or other automated means to access the Site for any purpose without our express written permission;

Attempting to or interfering with or compromising the system integrity or security or deciphering any transmissions to or from the servers running the Site; Collecting or harvesting any personally identifiable information, including Account names, from the Site; Attempting to or imposing an unreasonable or disproportionately large load (as determined in Mana’s sole discretion) on the Site’s infrastructure; Introducing any invalid data, virus, worm, or other harmful or malicious software code, agent, hidden procedure, routine, or mechanism through or to the Site that is designed to or known to cause to cease functioning, disrupt, disable, harm, or otherwise impair in any manner, including aesthetic disruptions or distortions, the operation of (or to allow you or any other person to access or damage or corrupt data, storage media, programs, equipment, or communications or otherwise interfere with operations of or on) the Site or any software, firmware, hardware, computer system, or network of Mana or any third party;

Accessing or attempting to access the Site or Site Services by any means or technology other than the interface provided; or Framing or linking to the Site or Site Services except as permitted in writing by Mana Attempting to or actually reverse engineering, modifying, adapting, translating, preparing derivative works from, decompiling, interfering with the operation of, or otherwise attempting to derive source code from any part of the Site or Site Services unless expressly permitted by applicable law or Mana; or Accessing or using the Site or Site Services to build a similar service or application, identify or solicit Mana Users, or publish any performance or any benchmark test or analysis relating to the Site.

We reserve the right, but do not assume the obligation, to investigate any potential violation of the Site Terms of Use and to remove, disable access to, or modify any content on the Site. Our failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches. We do not guarantee we will take action against all breaches of these Terms of Use or the User Agreement.

If you become aware of any violation of these Site Terms or Use, you must immediately report it to Mana. You agree to assist us with any investigation we undertake and to take any remedial steps we require in order to correct a violation of these Site Terms of Use.

CONSENT TO USE ELECTRONIC RECORDS

In connection with the Site Terms of Use, you may be entitled to receive certain records from Mana or our Affiliates, such as contracts, notices, and communications, in writing. To facilitate your use of the Site and the Site Services, you give us permission to provide these records to you electronically instead of in paper form.