Terms & Conditions between a User and The Indian Institute of Welding (IIW-India)


IIW-India website is comprised of various webpages operated by IIW-India. IIW-India website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Any enquiry done in IIW-India website constitutes enquirer agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.



IIW-India reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the IIW-India website is offered, including, but not limited, to the charges associated with the use of the IIW-India website.



IIW-India website may contain links to other website (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of IIIW-India and IIW-India is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. IIW-India is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. IIW-India is providing these links to the user only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by IIW-India of the site or any association with its operators.



As a condition of any users use of the IIW-India Website, you warrant to IIW-India that you will not use the IIW-India website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the IIW-India website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the IIW-India website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the IIW-India website. One may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided through the IIW-India website.



The IIW-India website may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities duly designed to enable an incumbent to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”). One has to agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, one has to agree that when using a Communication Service, which one will not:


  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
  • Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
  • Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
  • Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer.
  • Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.
  • Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
  • Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
  • Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
  • Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations.


IIW-India has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, IIW-India reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. IIW-India reserves the right to terminate access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.


IIW-India reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in IIW-India’s sole discretion.


Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about an individual or any other matter in any Communication Service. IIW-India does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, IIW-India specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Officials and hosts are not authorized IIW-India spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of IIW-India.


Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. User is responsible for adhering to such limitations if one downloaded the materials.



IIW-India does not claim ownership of the materials the user provides to IIW-India (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any other IIW-India website or its associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting IIW-India, its affiliated companies and necessary sub-licensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat the Submission; and to publish user name in connection with your Submission.


No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. IIW-India is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in IIW-India’s sole discretion.


By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.



IIW-India reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate any access to the IIW-India website and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.



To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the Government of India and the user hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts at Kolkata, West Bengal in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the IIW-India website. Use of the IIW-India website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. One must agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and IIW-India as a result of this agreement or use of the IIW-India website. IIW-India’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of IIW-India ‘s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the IIW-India website or information provided to or gathered by IIW-India with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and IIW-India with respect to the IIW-India website and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and IIW-India with respect to the IIW-India website. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be drawn up in English.



All contents of IIW-India website are the Copyright of The Indian Institute of Welding. IIW-India reserves sole responsibility of the rights.



The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.


The example companies, organizations, products, people and events depicted herein are fictitious. No association with any real company, organization, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred.


Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.