SameFence

Terms of service

The domain name www.samefence.com (website) is owned and operated by Aquila Ventures Pvt. Ltd. (with address at: 301- Zinnia, Nahar Amrit Shakti, Off Chandivali Road, Andheri East, Mumbai - 400072, Maharashtra, INDIA)

The services offered by www.samefence.com is under the below Terms of Services (TOS), which may be updated/modified/withdrawn, without assigning any reason, as and when required, without any formal notification to you. So we request you to periodically check the TOS. If you continue to browse/use the Website following such a change, this is deemed as consent by you to the so amended policies.

By accessing the Website you agree that the laws prevailing in India shall be the governing laws in all matters relating to these Terms.

Our Service

  • SameFence is an online social networking portal for you to get connected with your neighbours and others relevant lifestyle stakeholders like vendors and service providers, your kids' school group etc.
  • You get connected to your neighbour and neighbourhood community.
  • You can get connected to the members of the subscribed/joined school groups
  • The services offered by SameFence may be availed by both individuals and independent bodies like vendors and service providers.
  • You can use interacting tools like Group chat, Discussion Forums, Events, Notices, Polls Classifieds.
  • You are permitted to post on our website (using the various interacting tools like, Group chat, Discussion Forums, Events, Notices, Classifieds, Comments, Feedbacks etc) as long as such posting is in good faith & not leading to unlawful act and is in accordance with the Terms.
  • You shall be solely liable for any posting done by you or by any person on your behalf or with your consent.

Misuse of Service

You agree not to misuse the Website including (without limitation, any Services you may obtain through your use of the Website):
  • In a manner that violates any local, state, national, foreign, or international statute, regulation, rule, order, treaty, or other law.
  • To stalk, harass, or harm another individual or organization.
  • To impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
  • To interfere with or disrupt the Website or servers or networks connected to the Website.
  • To reverse engineer, modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information or software obtained from the Website.

Your acceptance to the use of SameFence Service

  • Browsing the Website or use of the services offered through the Website shall be taken to mean that you have read and agreed to Terms of Service so binding in you and that you are contracting with SameFence and have undertaken binding obligations with SameFence.
  • The use of this Website by you is solely governed by these Terms of Service.
  • By impliedly or expressly accepting these Terms of Service, you also accept and agree to be bound by SameFence's Privacy Policy, which may be amended from time to time.

Registration, Responsibility and Obligation

  • In order to avail the various services offered by us, you are required to register with SameFence.
  • To register to the website you need to provide your correct email ID, Full Name, Gender and current residing complex/colony name.
  • Your e-mail address will be used as your username for login purposes. This information will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy.
  • The membership of this website is available only to those above the age of 18 barring those Incompetent to Contract which inter alias include insolvents and the same is not allowed to minors as described by the Indian Contract Act, 1872
  • If you are a minor and wish to browse/use the Website, you may do so through your legal guardian and SameFence reserves the right to terminate your account on knowledge of You being a minor and using the membership of the Website
  • You are solely responsible for protecting the confidentiality of your username and password and any activity under the account will be deemed to have been done by you.
  • You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the sign up process.
  • You agree to maintain and promptly update the information provided during sign up to keep it true, accurate, current, and complete.
  • In the event you provide us with false and inaccurate details or SameFence has a valid reason to believe that false and inaccurate information has been furnished, we hold the rights to permanently suspend your account and levy penalty.
  • Please also note that we may, but are not obligated to, use the information you provide to verify that you are actually a resident of your stated residential complex/colony.

Terms for using the Groups: Apartment complex/colony and School Groups

  • As a registered SameFence user you need to mandatorily choose your residing apartment complex or colony as you primary group.
  • We will permit you to access the entire network, member’s list, activities, group chat, subgroups, vendors and service providers for your chosen residing apartment complex/colony group.
  • Apart from the above stated main group you can also subscribe to
      Other owned/Rented apartment complex/colonies groups
    • Can access member's network, activities, group chat.
      School groups
    • Can access member's network, activities, group chat.
    • School Subgroups.
  • Unsubscribed Apartment complex/colony and school groups will have very limited information shared with you.
  • Please note that only one username and password should be created per user/Resident.
  • You can invite other person to SameFence by using Invite Friend by providing their email ids and sending an invitation mail via SameFence.
  • We cannot, and do not, guarantee that each person who claims to be a resident of your apartment complex/colony actually is a resident of your apartment complex/colony.
  • We are not obligated to pre-screen or monitor any messages or bulletin boards or notice board or advertisement, but do reserve the right to do so, and to remove any message from the Website in our discretion.
  • We may also forward offensive or unlawful content to law enforcement authorities.

Terms for using Profile Information (Optional Feature)

  • You may also provide profile information such as your house details (your full or partial address), personal details (profile photo, DOB), work detail, family details (your children’s name and their school; your parents details), photo, etc.
  • You may update, or add this profile information via the Profile page. All of this information will also be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy.
  • Your SameFence profile should not include, any photographs containing nudity, profanity, or obscene, lewd, excessively violent, harassing, sexually explicit or otherwise objectionable subject matter.
  • Despite this prohibition, it is possible that information provided by other SameFence users (for instance, in their Profile) may contain inaccurate, inappropriate, offensive or sexually explicit material, products or services in violation of these Terms of Use. SameFence does not assume any responsibility or liability for such objectionable content.

Report / Whistleblowing

  • You agree to inform us if you come across any listing or posting or any activity of any sort that is offensive or infringes any intellectual property or violates/misuses term of services.
  • You can do so by contacting us by writing to us via email at contact.samefence@gmail.com or on our postal address.
  • You can do so by reporting it to us by clicking against the Report button (against any activity, Group, Profile )where ever you want to raise a red flag for us to take an action.
  • We reserve the right to remove any such inappropriate content posted on SameFence anywhere without any notice to you.

Terms to use Group Classifieds

  • SameFence does not take responsibility for classifieds created and posted by you or any user.
  • You are required to exercise independent judgment before acting upon any classified posted in the Website.
  • You may not list or sell any item in group classifieds through our Service which: (a) infringes any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; (b) otherwise causes a legally-recognized harm (such as a product that contains a defamatory statement); or (c) is illegal under the law, or your sale of which to the buyer would violate, any applicable law, statute, ordinance or regulation.

Vendors and Service Providers

  • SameFence cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of any content or claims submitted by individual vendors and service providers in their created vendor pages.
  • Your interactions with businesses, vendors, service providers found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of goods or services (including any food orders), and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and those businesses. In no event shall SameFence will be liable for any damages arising out of any interaction between you and such parties.
  • The vendors and service provider's pages will allow you to access, rate, review, and recommend their businesses or services in your locality or neighbourhood. The information on these pages may be provided by a third party or submitted by individual Residents. You agree that any information that you provide on these sections will be true and accurate, and that you shall not defame, slander or libel any person or establishment.

Unregistered User

  • If you are an unregistered user you may browse some sections of the website and visit the groups of any apartment complex/colony or school on the Website.
  • However, you will not be able to read or post or write any reviews or ratings in these sections unless you have logged to SameFence and subscribed to the particular group.
  • SameFence will not make available any of the information which could be private to any apartment complex/colony or school to public users.
  • However authority of deciding upon a piece of information to be private stays with SameFence.

Termination of a Registered Account

We may suspend/terminate your account with or without assigning any reasons/evidence thereof if
  • There are serious report allegation against you and/or your activities by a set of other users.
  • You are found or suspected to have engaged in fraudulent activity in connection with the use of our Services.
  • We are of the opinion that you have breached these Terms of Service.

SameFence correspondence with you

  • By becoming a registered member of SameFence, you hereby confirm that, you do not have any objection to receiving emails, messages (SMS or any other mode) calls from SameFence.
  • You agree to receive e-mails which are specific to your account and necessary for the normal functioning of the Services, including the welcome e-mails which help inform new users about various features of the Services.

Contact us

  • For any clarification, details, queries, whistleblowing, reporting etc contact us at
    • Our office address: Aquila Ventures Private Limited, 301- Zinnia, Nahar Amrit Shakti, Off Chandivali Road, Andheri East, Mumbai - 400072, Maharashtra, INDIA; and/or
    • Our email ID, contact.samefence@gmail.com

Proprietary and Intellectual Property Rights

  • You acknowledge and agree that the Service contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws.
  • Except as expressly authorized by SameFence.com, you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Service, in whole or in part.
  • You also agree NOT to extract the code or reverse-engineer it in anyway.
  • Any attempt at hacking or unlawful use of SameFence.com can and will invite the maximum prosecution allowable under the law.
  • All logos, brands, trademarks and service marks ("Marks") appearing in Website are the properties either owned or used under license by SameFence.

Indemnification

  • You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless SameFence, its officers, directors, employees and agents from any claim, cost, expense, judgment or other loss incurred due to violation of the terms and conditions contained in this Terms by You.

No Liability

  • We absolutely have no control over the quality, safety or legality of the groups created, activities performed, information posted, classifieds advertised on SameFence.
  • In addition, note that there are risks of dealing with people acting under false pretense.
  • We expect that you will use caution when using the Website.
  • You understand and agree that we do not guarantee the accuracy or legitimacy of any group, post, activity, information by other users.
  • You further agree that we are not liable for any loss of money, goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of the Website or as a result of any activity performed on the Website.
  • SameFence reserves, in a manner consistent with reasonable commercial business practices, the right to remove all or any part of the group, post, activity, user profile on the Website without prior notice.

Disclaimers and Warranties

  • SameFence shall not have any responsibility for any damage or any kind directly, consequential, hardware, software or any other damage due to success, download or usage of content from the website.
  • SameFence does not warrant that the services offered are free of errors or mistakes.
  • SameFence does not warrant or represent that defects or limitations in the service will be corrected or that the service shall be available continuously. Certain extenuating circumstance may cause the service to be interrupted and SameFence provides no solution for such service interruptions.
  • SameFence provides no remedies for any loss of data resulting from use of the services.
  • All information and services provided by the company through the website are provided “as available” without warrant of any kind.