Terms & Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully as it sets out the terms of a legally binding agreement between you (the visitor on this portal) and Distress Bricks Private Limited.

  1. Introduction

    This following sets out the terms and conditions on which you may use the content on distressbricks.com and other related website owned by Distress Bricks Private Limited, all the services herein will be referred to as Distress Bricks Content Services.

  2. Registration Access and Use

    We welcome users to register on our digital platforms. We offer the below mentioned registration services which may be subject to change in the future. All changes will be appended in the terms and conditions page and communicated to existing users by email. Registration services are offered for individual subscribers only. The nature and volume of content services you consume on the digital platforms will vary according to the type of registration you choose, on the geography you reside or the offer you subscribe to.
    There can be following categories of registrations:

    • Normal registration on payment of fixed registration fees
    • Premium registration on payment of specific charges for multiple services

    The fees payable on registration by an Individual, HUF, Corporate, Bank/Financial Institution, Partnership firm, LLP, AOP, Trusts, NGO, Representative assesse ,POA holder, etc will be the sole discretion of management and is subject to vary on a case to case basis but will remain uniform within the category.

  3. Privacy Policy and Registration

    All information received by us from your registration on distressbricks.com or other digital products will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy. On registration, we expect you to provide with accurate and complete information of the compulsory fields. We also expect you to keep the information secure, specifically access passwords and payment information. Kindly update the information periodically to keep your account relevant. will rely on any information you provide to us.

    Each registration is for a single user only. On registration, you will choose a user name and password ("ID"). You are not allowed to share your ID or give access to your account to anyone else. You are responsible for all the use of distressbricks.com premium service made by you or anyone else using your ID and for preventing unauthorised use of your ID. If you believe there has been any breach of security such as the disclosure, theft or unauthorised use of your ID or any payment information, you must notify immediately by e-mailing us at info@distressbricks.com.

  4. Commercial Terms:

    1. Payment details

      When you purchase a subscription, you must provide us with complete and accurate payment information. By submitting payment details you promise that you are entitled to purchase a subscription using those payment details. If we do not receive payment authorization or any authorization is subsequently cancelled, we may immediately terminate or suspend your access to your subscription. In suspicious circumstances we may contact the issuing bank/payment provider and/or law enforcement authorities or other appropriate third parties. If you are entitled to a refund under these terms and conditions we will credit that refund to the card or other payment method you used to submit payment, unless it has expired in which case we will contact you. Distress Bricks will use the services of quality third party payment service providers to process your payment. Payment options are primarily through credit card/net banking facility. Distress Bricks may offer other payment mechanisms from time to time.

    2. Pricing

      The subscription price will be made clear to you on our sign-up pages or otherwise during the sign-up process and may vary from time to time, by region or by country. You agree to pay the fees at the rates notified to you at the time you purchase your subscription. Subscription to premium services on Distress Bricks are generally of quarterly frequency. Distress Bricks however may choose to offer fixed term or fixed payment frequency offers from time to time. The currency in which your subscription is payable will be specified during the order process, depending on the service and your country of residence. Eligibility for any discounts is ascertained at the time you subscribe and cannot be changed during the term of your subscription. We will always tell you in advance of any increase in the price of your subscription and offer you an opportunity to cancel it if you do not wish to pay the new price.

    3. Taxes

      Subscription and access to content services might fall under the purview of the new Goods & Service Tax Act. Taxes are applicable for consumption of content on the website and other products of Distress Bricks uniformly for customers based in India and outside the country. Unless otherwise indicated, prices stated on our website will be inclusive of applicable GST, as applicable from time to time. However as per the applicable threshold limit, the company is exempted to take the registration under the Goods & Services Tax Act until an aggregate turnover as per the act is achieved. The company will however comply with the Act in due course based on the applicability.

    4. Pricing errors

      If we incorrectly state a price to you whether online or otherwise, we are not obliged to provide you with a subscription at that price, even if we have mistakenly accepted your offer to buy a subscription at that price, and we reserve the right to subsequently notify you of any pricing error. If we do this, you may cancel the subscription without any obligation to us and we will refund you any money you have paid us in full, or you may pay the correct price. If you refuse to exercise either of these choices then we may cancel your subscription and will refund you any money you have paid us in full. We will always act in good faith in determining whether a genuine pricing error has occurred.

    5. Other costs

      In addition to any subscription fees you pay, you are responsible for paying any internet connection or other telecommunications charges that you may incur by accessing the premium services or using the services available on it. For example, if you use any of our mobile services then your network operator may charge you for data or messaging services. All such costs incurred by you in browsing or surfing our portal and its contents are to your account only and Distress Bricks is in no way responsible for the same.

  5. Subscription Period, Renewal and Cancellation of Personal Subscriptions

    1. Renewals

      If you chose to pay monthly, your subscription will continue until you tell us that you no longer wish to receive it, in which case you will stop paying the monthly fees. We will notify you at least 7 days in advance of any changes to the price in your subscription that will apply upon next monthly renewal.

      Please visit the "How to cancel" section below for details of how to cancel your monthly subscription.

      Unless you notify us before the end of your chosen subscription period that you no longer wish to receive it, your subscription will renew for another period as applicable. We will charge the subscription using the same card or other payment method that you previously used.

    2. Cancellation Policy

      For Digital subscriptions by placing your order you agree that we may start your subscription immediately upon our accepting your order. This means that you are not entitled to a refund if you change your mind after we have provided you with access to your subscription.

      Except as set out in the previous section, you do not have any right to cancel your subscription or any part of it until the end of your then current subscription period. Although you may notify us of your intention to cancel at any time, such notice will only take effect at the end of your then current subscription period, and you will not receive a refund.

    3. How to cancel?

      You may notify us of your wish to cancel your subscription by contacting our Customer Services team at info@distressbricks.com. To enable us cancel your subscription please provide us with your complete name (as was in the subscription order form), Email address, Subscription ID and Contact number clearly written out.

    4. Cancellation by us

      Distress Bricks reserves the right to suspend or terminate your subscription if you breach these terms and conditions, with or without notice and without further obligation to you. We may also suspend or terminate your subscription if we are prevented from providing services to you by circumstances beyond our control.

    5. Cancellation of your registration

      If you are a registered user, but not a subscriber, then Distress Bricks reserves the right to suspend or terminate your registration at any time, with or without notice and without further obligation to you. If you would like to cancel your registration then please contact our customer services team at info@distressbricks.com.

  6. Who Your Personal Subscription Contract is with

    If you buy a distressbricks.com digital subscription and are resident in any country, then you will be contracting with Distress Bricks Private Limited, A-702, Dev Aurum, Above Kailash Parvat Restaurant, Near Madhur Hall, Anandnagar Road, Satellite, Prahladnagar, Ahmedabad, Gujarat – 380015, India.

  7. User Generated Content

    Distressbricks.com includes comments sections, blogs and other interactive features that allow interaction between users and between users and Distress Bricks. We call the information posted by or contributed by users "User Generated Content" or "UGC". If you wish to view or participate by way of UGC then you must comply with specific rules and guidelines. We also recommend that you read our Comments Guidelines which provide further guidance in relation to commenting on distressbricks.com.

    You are responsible for all the content of any of your UGC that you or we publish. You are financially responsible to us for any claim against us by any third party that your UGC is not in accordance with the UGC policy.

    1. You further agree that you will

      • Only publish UGC that is your original content and will not infringe the copyright or other rights of any third party when publishing UGC. Not post, link to or otherwise publish any UGC containing any form of advertising or promotion for goods and services or any spam or other form of unsolicited communication.
      • Not post, link to or otherwise publish any UGC with recommendations to buy or not buy a particular share or other investment or which contain confidential information of another party or which otherwise have the purpose of affecting the price or value of any share or other investment.
      • Not post, link to or otherwise publish any UGC that is threatening, offensive, libellous, indecent or otherwise unlawful.
      • Not post comments that are discriminatory in nature, for example, comments which make attacks on the grounds of race, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age.
      • Respectfully challenge different points of view but not personally attack other commentators.
      • Not disguise the origin of any UGC and not impersonate any person or entity (including Distress Bricks employees or Forum guests or hosts) or misrepresent any connection with any person or entity.
      • Not post or otherwise publish any UGC unrelated to the Forum or the Forum's topic.
      • Not post or transmit any UGC that contains software viruses, files or code designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of Business-Standard.com or any computer software or equipment.
      • Not collect or store other users personal data
      • Not restrict or inhibit any other user from using the Forums.
      • Comply with the guidelines for commenting set out in our Commenting FAQ

      It is not possible for Distress Bricks to fully monitor all UGC published on distressbricks.com but where we have actually received notice of any UGC that is potentially misleading, untrue, offensive, unlawful, infringes third party rights or is potentially in breach of these terms and conditions, then we will review that UGC, decide whether to remove it from distressbricks.com and act accordingly. This may include banning a user from participation in UGC on distressbricks.com. If you believe that any UGC published on distressbricks.com infringes any legal rights that you may have or is not allowed under these terms and conditions, please notify us immediately with specific details by contacting us at info@distressbricks.com.

  8. Third Party Sites and Services

    Distressbricks.com may contain links to other Internet websites or online and mobile services provided by independent third parties, including websites of our advertisers and sponsors (what we call "Third Party Sites"), either directly or through frames. Third Party Sites also include co-branded with Distress Bricks and so include Distress Bricks's trade marks.

    It is your decision whether you purchase or use any third party products or services made available on or via Third Party Sites and you should read Section 9 below carefully. Our Privacy Policy does not apply to Third Party Sites.

    Distressbricks.com contains advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on Distressbricks.com complies with international and national law. Distress Bricks is not responsible for any error or inaccuracy in advertising, incorrect links or sponsorship material.

    Copyright in any software that is made available for download from distressbricks.com belongs to Distress Bricks or its suppliers or contributors. Your use of the software is governed by the terms of any licence agreement that may accompany or be included with the software. Do not install or use any of this software unless you agree to such licence agreement. Distress Bricks is not responsible for any technical or other issues that may happen if you download third party software.

  9. Our Responsibilities towards You

    Distress Bricks accepts responsibility (liability) to you for your use of Distressbricks.com or in respect of any third party products or services that we refer to or advertisements or any other link to on distressbricks.com. Unless you are a premium subscriber to Distressbricks.com, we accept no financial responsibility to you arising from your use of distressbricks.com or the content, advertisements and links published on distressbricks.com. If you are a Distress Bricks premium service subscriber, we limit our financial responsibility to you arising from your use of Distressbricks.com and/or the Premium Services you consume on distressbricks.com to the price you paid for your subscription.

    In no circumstances do we accept responsibility for your use of Third Party Sites or services not limited to advertisements, links in respect of any Third Party Products. By Third Party Sites we mean websites, online or mobile services provided by third parties, including websites of advertisers and sponsors that may appear on distressbricks.com. By Third Party Products we mean products or services provided by third parties.

    1. Limitations of content published on distressbricks.com

      All content published on distressbricks.com (including any information we publish regarding Third Party Products) is only for your general information and entertainment purposes and is not intended to address your particular requirements. In particular, Content created by Distress Bricks, its syndication partners and other consultants affiliated with the portal, does not constitute any form of advice, recommendation, representation, endorsement or arrangement by Distress Bricks. It is not intended to be and should not be relied upon by users in making (or refraining from making) any specific investment, purchase, sale or other decisions. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decision, such as from a qualified financial adviser.

      Any agreements, transactions or other arrangements made between you and any third party named on (or linked to from) Distress Bricks are at your own responsibility and entered into at your own risk. Any information that you receive via distressbricks.com, whether or not it is classified as "real time", may have stopped being current by the time it reaches you. Share price information may be rounded up/down and therefore may not be entirely accurate. We at distress bricks will exercise all means to gather correct information and to the extent possible, will try to verify the same from reliable sources as well.

    2. What we promise

      Distress Bricks promises to develop and operate distressbricks.com with reasonable skill and care and will use reasonable efforts to promptly remedy any faults of which it is aware or made aware of.

    3. What we do not promise

      Distress Bricks does not provide any promises or warranties other than defined above. The content is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. While the content creation team and its partners from whom content is syndicated make the best of their efforts to put together accurate, complete and authentic content, Distress Bricks and other related portals does not make any promises in respect of content published on its website and/or the services and functions available on or through distressbricks.com or of the quality, completeness or accuracy of the information published on or linked to from distressbricks.com other than as expressly stated above.

      eValue Bricks assumes that the current market price quoted by the seller is based on prevalent tradable price and the seller takes the full responsibility for the price quoted under this parameter. eValue Bricks might choose to validate the prices on random basis and could revert back to the seller for the amendments if any.

      The above disclaimers apply to your use of distressbricks.com. Without limiting the above, Distress Bricks is not liable for matters beyond its reasonable control. Distress Bricks does not control third party communications networks (including your internet service provider), the internet, acts of god or the acts of third parties.

    4. Our financial responsibility to you

      You agree that if we are in breach of these terms and conditions, we will only be responsible to you for any damages that you incur arising out of your use of distressbricks.com (to the extent that Distress Bricks liability is not otherwise excluded by this section 9) as follows: If you incur any loss as a result of using distressbricks.com or any Content outside the scope of these terms and conditions, Distress Bricks accepts no responsibility (liability) to you for this.

      You will be responsible for all claims, liabilities, damages, cost and expenses suffered or incurred as a result of your breach of these terms and conditions. Distress Bricks will only be responsible for loss or damage you suffer which is the reasonably foreseeable result of Distress Bricks breach of a legal duty of care owed to you. Distress Bricks will not be responsible to you for any loss or damage suffered by your business, such as lost data, lost profits or any business interruption. If you have a premium subscription then you may terminate your subscription in writing to Distress Bricks. If distressbricks.com is unavailable or inaccessible to you for more than 5 days in a 30 day period, as a result of the fault or failure of Distress Bricks, in which case we will refund you any amount that you have paid to us in advance that relates to any period which was still to run on your subscription. You may instead at your option receive a renewal to your subscription free-of-charge at the point of renewal.

      The limitations of liability in this section 9 apply for the benefit of Distress Bricks, its affiliates, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents or any company who we transfer our rights and obligations to in accordance with these terms and conditions.

      To the full extent permitted by law you acknowledge and agree that our third party content and data suppliers have no liability whatsoever to you in respect of any of their data supplied to you as part of Distress Bricks.com Distress Bricks liability will not be limited in the case of death or personal injury directly caused by Distress Bricks negligence in those countries where it is unlawful for Distress Bricks to seek to exclude such liability.

  10. Choice of Law and Jurisdiction

    If you are a user whose principal address or principal use of Distress Bricks Digital services occurs in any jurisdiction across the world then these terms and conditions will be subject to Indian law. In this case, to the extent possible in the applicable jurisdiction, both you and we agree that the competent courts in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India will have non-exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these terms and conditions.

  11. General

    You may not license or transfer any of your rights under these terms and conditions. We may transfer any of our rights or obligations under these terms and conditions to any individual, organization or entity but if we do so we will ensure that any company/individual/entity to whom we transfer our rights or obligations will continue to honour your rights under them. Any resultant changes to the terms and conditions will be intimated to you via email and updated on this website.

    If any provision of these terms and conditions is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these terms and conditions, which will remain in full force and effect.

    Failure by either party to exercise any right or remedy under these terms and conditions does not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy. Headings in these terms and conditions are for convenience only and will have no legal meaning or effect.

    These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Distress Bricks Private Limited for your use of the Distress Bricks website, Distress Bricks mobile and other digital products and services from Distress Bricks. They supersede all previous communications, representations and arrangements, either written or oral.

  12. Content ownership

    All Content created and published on the digital platforms under the url www.distressbricks.com, the mobile browser site, applications, Distress Bricks Epaper belong to Distress Bricks Private Limited and its licensors who own all intellectual property rights (including copyright and database rights).No intellectual property rights in any of the content are transferred to you while you consume the content on this platform. "DB" and "Distress Bricks" are registered trademarks of Distress Bricks Private Limited and you may not use them without prior written permission from Distress Bricks. You are permitted to use the content on this platform only as set out in our Copyright Policy.

  13. Changes to Terms and Conditions and Validity

    These terms and conditions are being published on 20 th Nov’2017 and replace with immediate effect the terms and conditions previously published, if any.

    I, the subscriber to this website /the registered member agree to the terms and conditions as described above.