By using Kobind platform, you agree to the following use
Data Usage: By using Kobind platform,
you are entering into the User Agreement with Kobind ltd, who
will be responsible for your personal data provided to, or
collected by kobind platform Services. This policy describes
what information we collect and how it is used and shared.
applies to all Kobind.com services in present and future,
including off-site Services, such as our ad services and the
connected plugins, but excluding services that state that they
User Agreements: If you use
Kobind.com Services, you consent to the collection, use and
you choices that allow you to opt-out or control how we use
and share your data.
Continuous Changes: We may modify
will provide notice through our Services, or by other means,
to provide you the opportunity to review the changes before
they become effective. If you object to any changes, you may
close your account. Your continued use of Kobind.com Services
after we publish or send a notice about our changes to this
Data Usage Policy:
Data Collection Sources: Kobind.com
may store user data from the following sources or events:
1. User Profile: While creating new account, user enters
personal details such as name, email, address, education, job,
pictures etc or payment details for some cases which are then
stored into the databases and used subsequently. 2.
Post/article: When user posts or uploads anything or write an
article they are stored and displayed to the targeted
profiles. 3. Events/Activities: When user likes or
comments on a post they are stored and displayed to the
audience of the post or article. 4. Contacts: When
user adds or removes a new contact to his/her network it is
stored and used subsequently. 5. Subscriptions: When
user subscribe a profile, companies or any other entities they
are stored and used subsequently. 6. Device Location:
When user connects to kobind.com from a specific device or a
location they stored and used subsequently. 7.
Cookies, messaging and other services: Cookies or other device
details are stored and used to identify user or devices for
user data protection. User messages are also stored and can be
used for certain circumstances.
Use of Data: Kobind.com may utilize
user data in the following scenario: 1. Providing
and improving services: We use your data to provide you
services, personalise content and make suggestions for you.
The data also helps connecting your friends, potential clients
etc. These data also helps building and finding new career
too. 2. Safety and security: Your data helps us
ensuring security and keep track of suspicious activity
3. Communicate with you: We will communicate with your through
email, messaging, notifications about Services, security, or
other service-related issues. While you can control these
communications mostly except legal notices or termination of
services etc. 4. Advertising: Your data can be used
for advertising and measurement systems so that we can show
you relevant advertisement. 5. Customer support and
Analytics: Your data is used by customer support team as well
as for several analytics team for research and development.
6. Marketing and Surveys: We use your data for Marketing and
Data Sharing: Kobind.com may share
user data in the following scenario: 1. User
activity events e.g. posts, sharing, likes, comments: When
user likes or comments on a post, it would be visible to
others in the network or publicly depending upon audience
selection. Same is true for posts in a group. Any publicly
visible data can be also available in other external entities
such as search engines. 2. Legal Disclosures: Your
data may be shared with country specific legal department for
any legal reason as per data sharing policy of the country
where user resides. 3. Internal and external business
partner: Your data can be shared with all our internal and
external business partners who are part of our extended
company. 4. Merger and acquisition: In the occasion
of merger and acquisition your data can be shared to the new
owner of the company.
User Control and Choices: Your data
is stored as long as you use our platform. Your data is not
deleted if you stop using our platform unless you choose to
delete your account. When you delete your account we generally
delete your data with in one week unless there is any reason
such as legal, compliance, fraud etc.
data can be visible to other external entity such as search
engine unless they refresh their search indexes. Your data
that is shared with other user such as messages or email will
not be deleted unless that user also deletes their account.
Response to Legal Procedures: We are
required to work in good faith with governmental departments
in the occasion of search warrant, court order or subpoena or
violation of our agreement etc. We may have to share your data
with governmental departments in order to protect yourself,
us, and others.
Thanks for using our products and services (Services).
The Services are provided by Kobind.com located in London,
U.K. By using our Services, you are agreeing to these terms.
Please read them carefully.
Our Services are very diverse, so sometimes additional
terms or product requirements (including age requirements) may
apply. Additional terms will be available with the relevant
Services, and those additional terms become part of your
agreement with us if you use those Services.
Using our Services
You must follow any policies made available to you
within the Services.
Dont misuse our Services. For example, dont interfere
with our Services or try to access them using a method other
than the interface and the instructions that we provide. You
may use our Services only as permitted by law, including
applicable export and re-export control laws and regulations.
We may suspend or stop providing our Services to you if you do
not comply with our terms or policies or if we are
investigating suspected misconduct.
Using our Services does not give you ownership of any
intellectual property rights in our Services or the content
you access. You may not use content from our Services unless
you obtain permission from its owner or are otherwise
permitted by law. These terms do not grant you the right to
use any branding or logos used in our Services. Dont remove,
obscure, or alter any legal notices displayed in or along with
In connection with your use of the Services, we may send
you service announcements, administrative messages, and other
information. You may opt out of some of those communications.
Some of our Services are available on mobile devices. Do
not use such Services in a way that distracts you and prevents
you from obeying traffic or safety laws.
You may need a Kobind.com Account in order to use some
of our Services. You may create your own Kobind.com Account,
or your Kobind.com Account may be assigned to you by an
administrator, such as your employer or educational
institution. If you are using a Kobind.com Account assigned to
you by an administrator, different or additional terms may
apply and your administrator may be able to access or disable
To protect your Kobind.com Account, keep your password
confidential. You are responsible for the activity that
happens on or through your Kobind.com Account. Try not to
reuse your Kobind.com Account password on third-party
Privacy and Copyright Protection
Kobind.com privacy policies explain how we treat your
personal data and protect your privacy when you use our
Services. By using our Services, you agree that Kobind.com can
use such data in accordance with our privacy policies.
We respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement
and terminate accounts of repeat infringers according to the
process set out in the country where ever we operate.
We provide information to help copyright holders manage
their intellectual property online.
Your Content in our Services
Some of our Services allow you to upload, submit, store,
send or receive content. You retain ownership of any
intellectual property rights that you hold in that content. In
short, what belongs to you stays yours.
When you upload, submit, store, send or receive content
to or through our Services, you give Kobind.com (and those we
work with) a worldwide license to use, host, store, reproduce,
modify, create derivative works (such as those resulting from
translations, adaptations or other changes we make so that
your content works better with our Services), communicate,
publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute
such content. The rights you grant in this license are for the
limited purpose of operating, promoting, and improving our
Services, and to develop new ones. This license continues even
if you stop using our Services. Some Services may offer you
ways to access and remove content that has been provided to
that Service. Also, in some of our Services, there are terms
or settings that narrow the scope of our use of the content
submitted in those Services. Make sure you have the necessary
rights to grant us this license for any content that you
submit to our Services.
Our automated systems analyze your content (including
emails) to provide you personally relevant product features,
such as customized search results, tailored advertising, and
spam and malware detection. This analysis occurs as the
content is sent, received, and when it is stored.
If you have a Kobind.com Account, we may display your
Profile name, Profile photo, and actions you take on
Kobind.com or on third-party applications connected to your
Kobind.com Account in our Services, including displaying in
ads and other commercial contexts. We will respect the choices
you make to limit sharing or visibility settings in your
Kobind.com Account. For example, you can choose your settings
so your name and photo do not appear in an ad.
You can find more information about how Kobind.com uses
for particular Services.
About Software in our Services
When a Service requires or includes downloadable
software, this software may update automatically on your
device once a new version or feature is available. Some
Services may let you adjust your automatic update settings.
Kobind.com gives you a personal, worldwide,
royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use
the software provided to you by Kobind.com as part of the
Services. This license is for the sole purpose of enabling you
to use and enjoy the benefit of the Services as provided by
us, in the manner permitted by these terms. You may not copy,
modify, distribute, sell, or lease any part of our Services or
included software, nor may you reverse engineer or attempt to
extract the source code of that software, unless laws prohibit
those restrictions or you have our written permission.
Open source software is important to us. Some software
used in our Services may be offered under an open source
license that we will make available to you. There may be
provisions in the open source license that expressly override
some of these terms.
Modifying and Terminating our Services
We are constantly changing and improving our Services.
We may add or remove functionalities or features, and we may
suspend or stop a Service altogether.
You can stop using our Services at any time, although
well be sorry to see you go. Kobind.com may also stop
providing Services to you, or add or create new limits to our
Services at any time.
We believe that you own your data and preserving your
access to such data is important. If we discontinue a Service,
where reasonably possible, we will give you reasonable advance
notice and a chance to get information out of that Service.
Our Warranties and Disclaimers
We provide our Services using a commercially reasonable
level of skill and care and we hope that you will enjoy using
them. But there are certain things that we dont promise about
OTHER THAN AS EXPRESSLY SET OUT IN THESE TERMS OR
ADDITIONAL TERMS, NEITHER Kobind.com NOR ITS SUPPLIERS OR
DISTRIBUTORS MAKE ANY SPECIFIC PROMISES ABOUT THE SERVICES.
FOR EXAMPLE, WE DONT MAKE ANY COMMITMENTS ABOUT THE CONTENT
WITHIN THE SERVICES, THE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS OF THE SERVICES,
OR THEIR RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, OR ABILITY TO MEET YOUR
NEEDS. WE PROVIDE THE SERVICES [AS IS].
SOME JURISDICTIONS PROVIDE FOR CERTAIN WARRANTIES, LIKE
THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. TO THE EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW, WE EXCLUDE ALL WARRANTIES.
Liability for our Services
WHEN PERMITTED BY LAW, Kobind.com, AND SUPPLIERS AND
DISTRIBUTORS, WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST PROFITS,
REVENUES, OR DATA, FINANCIAL LOSSES OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL,
CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES. TO THE EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW, THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF Kobind.com, AND ITS
SUPPLIERS AND DISTRIBUTORS, FOR ANY CLAIMS UNDER THESE TERMS,
INCLUDING FOR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT
YOU PAID US TO USE THE SERVICES (OR, IF WE CHOOSE, TO
SUPPLYING YOU THE SERVICES AGAIN).
IN ALL CASES, Kobind.com, AND ITS SUPPLIERS AND
DISTRIBUTORS, WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT
IS NOT REASONABLY FORESEEABLE.
Business uses of our Services
If you are using our Services on behalf of a business,
that business accepts these terms. It will hold harmless and
indemnify Kobind.com and its affiliates, officers, agents, and
employees from any claim, suit or action arising from or
related to the use of the Services or violation of these
terms, including any liability or expense arising from claims,
losses, damages, suits, judgments, litigation costs and
About these Terms
We may modify these terms or any additional terms that
apply to a Service to, for example, reflect changes to the law
or changes to our Services. You should look at the terms
regularly. Well post notice of modifications to these terms on
this page. Well post notice of modified additional terms in
the applicable Service. Changes will not apply retroactively
and will become effective no sooner than fourteen days after
they are posted. However, changes addressing new functions for
a Service or changes made for legal reasons will be effective
immediately. If you do not agree to the modified terms for a
Service, you should discontinue your use of that Service.
If there is a conflict between these terms and the
additional terms, the additional terms will control for that
These terms control the relationship between Kobind.com
and you. They do not create any third party beneficiary
If you do not comply with these terms, and we dont take
action right away, this doesnt mean that we are giving up any
rights that we may have (such as taking action in the future).
If it turns out that a particular term is not
enforceable, this will not affect any other terms.
provide, protect, and improve the Kobind.com Platform. This
policy explains how and why we use these technologies and the
choices you have.
A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to
your device (e.g. your phone or your computer). For example, a
cookie could allow us to recognize your browser, while another
could store your preferences. There are two types of cookies
used on the Kobind.com Platform: (1) session cookies and (2)
persistent cookies. Session cookies normally expire when you
close your browser, while persistent cookies remain on your
device after you close your browser, and can be used again the
next time you access the Kobind.com Platform.
We also use other technologies with similar
functionality to cookies, such as web beacons, pixels, mobile
identifiers, and tracking URLs, to obtain Log Data (as
messages may contain web beacons and tracking URLs to
determine whether you have opened a certain message or
accessed a certain link.
Why do we Use These Technologies
We use these technologies for a number of purposes, such
To enable you to use and access the Kobind.com
Platform and the Payment Services.
To enable, facilitate and streamline the functioning
of and your access to the Kobind.com Platform.
To better understand how you navigate through and
interact with the Kobind.com Platform and to improve the
To serve you tailored advertising (on the Kobind.com
Platform and on third party websites).
To show you content (e.g., advertisements) that is
more relevant to you.
To monitor and analyze the performance, operation,
and effectiveness of the Kobind.com Platform and Kobind.com
To enforce legal agreements that govern use of the
For fraud detection and prevention, and
For purposes of our own customer support, analytics,
research, product development, and regulatory compliance.
We may also allow certain business partners to place
these technologies on the Kobind.com Platform. These partners
use these technologies to (1) help us analyze how you use the
Kobind.com Platform, such as by noting the third party
services from which you arrived, (2) market and advertise
Kobind.com services to you on the Kobind.com Platform and
third party websites, (3) help us detect or prevent fraud or
conduct risk assessments, or (4) collect information about
your activities on the Kobind.com Platform, other sites,
and/or the ads you have clicked on.
Third parties may also use such tracking technologies to
serve ads that they believe are most likely to be of interest
to you and measure the effectiveness of their ads both on the
Kobind.com Platform and on other websites and online services.
Targeting and advertising cookies we use may include, many
advertising networks and services we use from time to time. To
the extent advertising technology is integrated into the
Kobind.com Platform and you opt-out of tailored advertising,
you may still receive advertising content. In that case, the
advertising content will just not be tailored to your
interests. Also, we do not control any of these opt-out links
and are not responsible for the availability or accuracy of
Third Party Social Plugins
The Kobind.com Platform may use social plugins provided
and operated by third parties, As a result of this, you may
send to the third party the information that you are viewing
on a certain part of the Kobind.com Platform. If you are not
logged into your account with the third party, then the third
party may not know your identity. If you are logged in to your
account with the third party, then the third party may be able
to link information or actions about your interactions with
the Kobind.com Platform to your account with them.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can
modify your browser setting to decline cookies by visiting the
Help portion of your browsers toolbar.
Flash cookies operate differently than browser cookies,
and cookie management tools available in a web browser will
not remove flash cookies.
Your mobile device may allow you to control cookies
through its settings function. Refer to your device
manufacturers instructions for more information.
If you choose to decline cookies, some parts of the
Kobind.com Platform may not work as intended or may not work
Types of Copyright Complaints Does Kobind.com Respond To?
Kobind.com responds to copyright notifications submitted
under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Section 512 of the
DMCA outlines the statutory requirements necessary for formally
reporting copyright infringement, as well as providing
instructions on how an affected party can appeal a removal by
submitting a counter-notice.
Kobind.com will respond to reports of alleged copyright
infringement, such as allegations concerning the unauthorized
use of a copyrighted image as a profile or header photo,
allegations concerning the unauthorized use of a copyrighted
video or image uploaded through our media hosting services, or
Posts containing links to allegedly infringing materials. Note
that not all unauthorized uses of copyrighted materials are
If you are concerned about the use of your brand or
entity name, please review Kobind.com policies.
Am I a Copyright Holder? How Do I Know?
If you are unsure whether you hold rights to a particular
work, please consult an attorney or another adviser as
Kobind.com cannot provide legal advice. There are plenty of
resources to learn more about copyright law including
http://copyright.gov, etc to name a few.
What Information Do You Need To Process a
To submit a notice of claimed copyright infringement, you
will need to provide us with the following information:
A physical or electronic signature (typing your full
name will suffice) of the copyright owner or a person
authorized to act on their behalf.
Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have
been infringed (e.g., a link to your original work or clear
description of the materials allegedly being infringed upon);
Identification of the infringing material and
information reasonably sufficient to permit Kobind.com to
locate the material on our website or services;
Your contact information, including your address,
telephone number, and an email address;
A statement that you have a good faith belief that the
use of the material in the manner asserted is not authorized
by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
A statement that the information in the notification
is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are
authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
If you are reporting the content of a Post, please give
us the url of the post Or please specify if the alleged
infringement is in the header, avatar, etc. A LINK TO A PROFILE
PAGE IS INSUFFICIENT FOR Kobind.com TO IDENTIFY INFRINGING
How Do I File a Copyright Complaint?
You can report alleged copyright infringement by visiting
Kobind.com Help Center and sending a report. If you are logged
in to twitter.com, you can visit the Kobind.com Help Center
directly from your Kobind.com account by clicking the help
link located in the sidebar below.
Filing a DMCA complaint is the start of a pre-defined
legal process. Your complaint will be reviewed for accuracy,
validity, and completeness. If your complaint has satisfied
these requirements, we will take action on your request - which
includes forwarding a full copy of your notice (including your
name, address, phone and email address) to the user(s) who
posted the allegedly infringing material in question.
If you are concerned about your contact information being
forwarded, you may wish to use an agent to report for you.
Please be aware that under 17 U.S.C. § 512(f), you may be
liable for any damages, including costs and attorneys fees
incurred by us or our users, if you knowingly materially
misrepresent that material or activity is infringing. If you
are unsure whether the material you are reporting is in fact
infringing, you may wish to contact an attorney before filing a
notification with us.
How Are Claims Processed?
We process reports in the order in which they are
received. Once you have submitted your ticket, we will email you
a ticket confirmation. Please note, submitting duplicate
copyright notices may result in a delay in processing. If we
decide to remove or disable access to the material, we will
notify the affected user(s) after removing or disabling access
to the material, provide them with a full copy of the
reporters complaint (including the provided contact
information) along with instructions on how to file a
counter-notice, and forward a redacted copy of the complaint.
What Happens Next?
Kobind.com response to notices of alleged copyright
infringement may include the removal or restriction of access
to allegedly infringing material. If we remove or restrict
access to user content in response to a notice of alleged
infringement, Kobind.com will make a good faith effort to
contact the affected account holder with information concerning
the removal or restriction of access, including a full copy of
the takedown notice, along with instructions for filing a
If you have not yet received a copy of the copyright
notification regarding the content removed from your account,
please respond to the support ticket we sent you.
In an effort to be as transparent as possible regarding
the removal or restriction of access to user-posted content, we
clearly mark withheld Posts and media to indicate to viewers
when content has been withheld (examples below). We also send a
redacted copy of each copyright complaint and counter-notice
that we process to Lumen, where they are posted to a
public-facing website (with your personal information removed).
Under appropriate circumstances, Kobind.com may suspend
and warn repeat violators, and in more serious cases,
permanently terminate user accounts.
What Happens If I Receive a Copyright
If you receive a copyright notification, it means that
the content described in the notification has been removed from
Kobind.com or access to the content on Kobind.com has been
restricted. Please take the time to read through our notice to
you, which includes information on the notification we received
as well as instructions on how to file a counter-notice.
When Should I File a Counter-notice?
If you believe that the material reported in the
copyright notification you received was misidentified or
removed in error, you should file a counter-notice as per the
Re-posting material removed in response to a copyright
notification may result in permanent account suspension. If you
believe the content was removed in error, please file a
counter-notification rather than simply re-posting the
What Information Do You Need to Process a
To submit a counter-notice, you will need to provide us
with the following information:
A physical or electronic signature (typing your full
name will suffice);
Identification of the material that has been removed
or to which access has been disabled and the location at which
the material appeared before it was removed or access to it
was disabled (the description from the copyright notice will
A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a
good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as
a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be
removed or disabled;
Your name, address, and telephone number, and a
statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the Federal
District Court for the judicial district in which the address
is located, or if your address is outside of the United
States, for any judicial district in which Kobind.com may be
found, and that you will accept service of process from the
person who provided notification under subsection (c)(1)(C) or
an agent of such person.
To submit a counter-notice, please respond to our
original email notification of the removal and include the
required information in the body of your reply as we discard
all attachments for security reasons
What Happens After I Submit a Counter-notice?
Upon receipt of a valid counter-notice, we will promptly
forward a copy to the person who filed the original notice. If
we do not receive notice within 10 business days that the
original reporter is seeking a court order to prevent further
infringement of the material at issue, we may replace or cease
disabling access to the material that was removed. We cannot
offer any legal advice. Should you have questions, please
consult an attorney.
Filing a Copyright Notice or Counter-notice is
Please think twice before submitting a claim or
counter-notice, especially if you are unsure whether you are
the actual rights holder or authorized to act on a rights
holders behalf. There are legal and financial consequences for
fraudulent and/or bad faith submissions. Please be sure that
you are the actual rights holder, or that you have a good faith
belief that the material was removed in error, and that you
understand the repercussions of submitting a false claim.