Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Introduction

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website by “Ascent Consulting Services Pvt Ltd” here in after called as “AscentHR”; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.

This is a Self-service portal hosted in SaaS mode, to facilitate HR & Payroll services to our client’s & their employee. You must be an AscentHR’s active client / client’s employee to use the portal. Scope of delivery, terms of use & data privacy are as per contract document signed by both parties.

This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to AscentHR's use of cookies in accordance with the terms of AscentHR’s privacy statement.

License to use website

Unless otherwise stated, AscentHR owns the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • material from this website (including republication on another website);
  • sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
  • show any material from the website in public;
  • reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
  • edit or otherwise modify any material or Redistribute material from this website except for the content(s) that are provided for your personal use.

The contents of personal use, are part of the web pages and being rendered for you to view, update, delete or download as per the contract drawn between AscentHR and its client.

Acceptable use

You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without AscentHR’s written consent.

You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communication. You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing.

Restricted access

Access to this website is restricted to AscentHR’s client & its employees only.

If AscentHR provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.

AscentHR may disable your user ID and password in AscentHR’s sole discretion without notice or explanation. AscentHR’s act of enabling or disabling user(s) are bound by its agreement with clients.

AscentHR may integrate user access using Single-sign-on features and access to portal may be controlled by client network. In such implementations, user access shall be controlled by client network.

User content

In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation personal & financial information, text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for purposes specified in contract with client.

You allow AscentHR to display, capture and store & process user data for service delivery as per contract. The portal shall be accessed over internet worldwide and not limited to any specific region or geography.

AscentHR reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on AscentHR servers, or hosted or published upon this website.

Service delivery assurances

The web portal & its content are sole property of AscentHR. The web site is hosted and managed by AscentHR. Service delivery & uptime assurances are as per contract document.

Limitations of liability

AscentHR will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business
  • relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

These limitations of liability apply even if AscentHR has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

Exceptions

Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit AscentHR’s liability in respect of any:

  • death or personal injury caused by AscentHR’s negligence;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of AscentHR ; or
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for AscentHR’s to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or
  • limit, its liability.
  • Any other liability specifically contracted by AscentHR with its client as per the terms of such contract

Reasonableness

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.

If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Other parties

You accept that, as a limited liability entity, AscentHR has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against AscentHR’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.

Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect aAscentHR’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as AscentHR.

Unenforceable provisions

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

Indemnity

You hereby indemnify AscentHR and undertake to keep AscentHR indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by AscentHR’s to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of AscentHR’s legal advisers) incurred or suffered by AscentHR arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

Breaches of these terms and conditions

Without prejudice to AscentHR’s other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, AscentHR may take such action as AscentHR deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

Variation

AscentHR may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

Assignment

AscentHR may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with AscentHR’s rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

Severability

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

Entire agreement

These terms and conditions, together with the applicable subsisting contract, the privacy statement, confidentiality agreements and such other agreements entered validly, constitute the entire agreement between an employer or client with AscentHR in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

Law and jurisdiction

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with laws prevailing in India at the time of dispute, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts in India.

AscentHR Contact details:
Ascent Consulting Services Pvt Ltd.
Company Corporate Web Site: http://www.ascent-online.com
E-mail: info@ascent-online.com