Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

By signing up for the Paaticles, you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”). The services offered by Paaticles under the Terms and Conditions include various products and services to help you sell goods and services to buyers, online (“Online Services”). Any such services offered by Paaticles are referred to in these Terms and Conditions as the “Services”. Any new features or tools which are added to the current Services shall be also subject to the Terms and Conditions. You can review the current version of the Terms and Conditions at any time at https://paaticles.com/terms. Paaticles Terms of use reserves the right to update and change the Terms and Conditions by posting updates and changes to the Paaticles website. You are advised to check the Terms and Conditions from time to time for any updates or changes that may affect you.

You must read, agree with and accept all of the Terms and Conditions and relevant policies of Paaticles prior to becoming a Paaticles user.

1. Account Terms

  1. You must be 18 years or older.

  2. To access and use the Services, you must register for a Paaticles account (“Account”) by providing your full name, current address, phone number, a valid e-mail address, and any other information indicated as required. Paaticles may reject your application for an Account, or cancel an existing Account, for any reason, in our sole discretion.

  3. You acknowledge that Paaticles will use the e-mail address you provide as the primary method for communication.

  1. You are responsible for keeping your password secure. Paaticles cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to maintain the security of your Account and password.

  2. You are responsible for all activity and content such as photos, images, videos, graphics, written content, audio files, code, information, or data uploaded, collected, generated, stored, displayed, distributed, transmitted or exhibited on or in connection with your Account (“Materials”).

  3. A breach or violation of any term in the Terms and Conditions, including the AUP, as determined in the sole discretion of Paaticles will result in an immediate termination of your services.

If we need to reach you, we will send you an e-mail.

2. General Conditions

  1. Technical support is only provided to paying Account holders and is only available via e-mail.

  2. The Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Maldives applicable therein, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. The parties irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Maldives with respect to any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with the Terms and Conditions and/or any relevant policies of the Paaticles.

  3. You acknowledge and agree that Paaticles may amend these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting the relevant amended and restated Terms and Conditions on Paaticles’s website, and such amendments to the Terms and Conditions are effective as of the date of posting. Your continued use of the Services after the amended Terms and Conditions are posted to Paaticles’s website constitutes your agreement to, and acceptance of, the amended Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to any changes to the Terms and Conditions, you will be restricted from using the Service.

  4. You may not use the Paaticles service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws), the laws applicable to you in your customer’s jurisdiction, or the laws of Maldives. You will comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations in your use of the Service.

  5. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service without the express written permission by Paaticles.

  6. You acknowledge and agree that your use of the Service, including information transmitted to or stored by Paaticles, is governed by its Privacy Policy.

3. Paaticles Rights

  1. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Service for any reason, without notice at any time.

  2. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.

  3. We reserve the right to, remove Materials and suspend or terminate Accounts if we determine in our sole discretion that the goods or services offered via a store, or the Materials uploaded or posted to a store, violate our Terms and Conditions.

  4. Appropriate action will be taken against the use of verbal or written abuse of any kind (including threats of abuse or retribution) of any customer, employee, member, or officer of Paaticles or its agent.

  5. Paaticles does not pre-screen Materials and it is in our sole discretion to refuse or remove any Materials from the Service.

  6. We reserve the right to provide our services to your competitors and make no promise of exclusivity in any particular market segment. You further acknowledge and agree that Paaticles employees and contractors may also be Paaticles’ customers/merchants and that they may compete with you, although they may not use your confidential information in doing so.

  7. In the event of a dispute regarding Account ownership, we reserve the right to request official documentation to determine or confirm Account ownership and/or identity of the Account holder. Documentation may include, but is not limited to, a scanned copy of your business license, government issued photo identification such as national identity card, driving license or passport etc.

  8. Paaticles retains the right to determine, in our sole judgment, rightful Account ownership and transfer an Account to the rightful owner. If we are unable to reasonably determine the rightful Account owner, Paaticles reserves the right to temporarily disable an Account until resolution has been determined between the disputing parties.

4. Limitation of Liability

  1. You expressly understand and agree that Paaticles shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses resulting from the use of or inability to use the service.

  2. In no event shall Paaticles or our Sellers be liable for lost profits or any special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with our site, our services or these Terms and Conditions (however arising including negligence). You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, Paaticles partners, officers, directors, agents, employees, and suppliers harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, legal costs, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms and Conditions or the documents it incorporates by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.

  3. Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any warranty or condition, express, implied or statutory.

  4. Paaticles does not warrant that the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free.

  5. Paaticles does not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable.

  6. Paaticles does not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other Materials purchased or obtained by you through the Service will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.

5. Waiver and Complete Agreement

The failure of Paaticles to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The Terms and Conditions and the documents it incorporates by reference constitute the entire agreement between you and Paaticles and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Paaticles (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms and Conditions).

6. Paaticles Delivery

If you are located in either Male’ or the island of Maldives, you can purchase DELIVERY labels from within your Paaticles administrative console (“Paaticles Delivery”) for delivery of goods purchased from your Paaticles’ Seller. In addition to these Terms and Conditions, your access to and use of Paaticles Delivery is subject to the Delivery Policy of Paaticles.

7. Cancellation and Termination

You may cancel your Account at any time. In this regard, to initiate a cancellation, you may send us an e-mail at hello@paaticles.com . Paaticles will respond with specific information regarding the cancellation process for your Account. Once cancellation is confirmed, Orders purchased through Paaticles will no longer be automatically renewed.

We may exercise the right to change or cancel your Account at any time without prior notice in the event of any fraud or suspicious activity.

8. Modifications to the Service and Prices

We may change or discontinue the Service at any time, without any liability whatsoever.

9. Third-Party Services

  1. In addition to these Terms and Conditions, you also agree to be bound by the additional service-specific terms applicable to Services you purchase from, or that are provided by, Paaticles’ stores or services or other third- parties.

  2. Paaticles may from time to time recommend, provide you with access to, or enable third-party software, applications (“Apps”), products, services or website links (collectively, “Third-Party Services”) for your consideration. Such Third-Party Services are made available only as a convenience, and your purchase, access or use of any such Third-Party Services is solely between you and the applicable third-party services provider (“Third-Party Provider”). Any use by you of Third-Party Services offered through the Services or Paaticles’ website is entirely at your own risk and discretion, and it is your responsibility to read the terms and conditions and/or privacy policies applicable to such Third-Party Services before using them. In some instances, Paaticles may receive a revenue share from Third-Party Providers that Paaticles recommends to you.

  3. We do not provide any warranties with respect to Third-Party Services. You acknowledge that Paaticles has no control over Third-Party Services and shall not be responsible or liable to anyone for such Third-Party Services. The availability of Third-Party Services on Paaticles’s websites, or the integration or enabling of such Third-Party Services with the Services does not constitute or imply an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or affiliation by or with Paaticles. Paaticles does not guarantee the availability of Third-Party Services and you acknowledge that Paaticles may disable access to any Third-Party Services at any time in its sole discretion and without notice to you. Paaticles is not responsible or liable to anyone for discontinuation or suspension of access to, or disablement of, any Third-Party Service. Paaticles strongly recommends that you seek specialist advice before using or relying on Third-Party Services, to ensure they will meet your needs.
    Paaticles is not responsible for any disclosure, modification or deletion of your data or other Materials, or for any corresponding losses or damages you may suffer, as a result of access by a Third-Party Service or a Third-Party Provider to your data or other Materials.

  4. Under no circumstances shall Paaticles be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, punitive, extraordinary, exemplary or other damages whatsoever, that result from any Third-Party Services or your contractual relationship with any Third-Party Provider, including any Expert. These limitations shall apply even if Paaticles has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The foregoing limitations shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.

  5. You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our parent, subsidiaries, Paaticles’ partners, officers, directors, agents, employees, and suppliers harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, legal costs arising out of your use of a Third-Party Service or your relationship with a Third-Party Provider.

10. Dispute procedure

Paaticles supports the protection of intellectual property and asks Paaticles’ Sellers  to do the same. It’s our policy to respond to all notices of alleged copyright infringement. If someone believes that one of our merchants is infringing their intellectual property rights, they can send a Notice to Paaticles’ designated agent using our form. Upon receiving a Notice, we may remove or disable access to the Materials claimed to be a copyright infringement. Once provided with a notice of takedown, the merchant can reply with a counter notification using our form if they object to the complaint. The original complainant has 14 (Fourteen) business days after we receive a counter notification to seek a court order restraining the merchant from engaging in the infringing activity,

11. Privacy & Data Protection

Paaticles is firmly committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information and the personal information of your customers. By using the Service, you acknowledge and agree that Paaticles’ collection, usage and disclosure of this personal information is governed by our Privacy Policy.

Effective Sunday, October 7, 2018

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