This document lays out the terms and conditions that apply to the access and use of the LXME platform through the website “www.lxme.in” (herein after referred to as “Website”), Mobile Application “LXME”, including any other sub-domain or platform which is owned, developed, managed or operated by LXME, and/or its affiliates (hereinafter referred to as “App”). App and website shall together hereinafter referred as “Platform”. LXME app shall hereinafter be referred to as “LXME.”
In terms of Information Technology Act, 2000, this document is an electronic record, being generated by a computer system and it does not require any physical or digital signature. Your acceptance to the terms and conditions shall be considered as your consent to use the App, the Website, the services and products (collectively referred to herein as “Services”) provided by LXME in accordance with the terms and conditions laid down by Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited (ARSSBL).
The words, “him”, “his”, “You”, “Your”, “Client”, “User” “Investor”, “I”, “Subscriber” and “Customer” refer to the person(s) who use and avail the Services and Products of LXME Website / App and shall include both singular and plural. The Services provided herein is only for Customers who are Indian citizens and tax resident of India.
These terms shall constitute a binding contract between Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited (ARSSBL) and you when you download the App or use the services on Website and / or the App or use its Services on any other platform managed by Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited and shall be referred to herein as the “Agreement”. Downloading and installing the App or using the services of the Website or the App shall be deemed to constitute sufficient proof that you have read, understood and accepted these terms.
These Terms and Conditions contain important information regarding the Services that will provide to you and for your own protection you should read them carefully before accepting them. If you do not agree to these terms you must not proceed to use the App or use the Services provided on the website or mobile application.
Reference to any statute, ordinance or other law includes all regulations and other instruments and all consolidations, amendments, re-enactments or replacements for the time being in force. All headings, bold typing and italics (if any) have been inserted for convenience of reference only and do not define limit or affect the meaning or interpretation of the terms contained herein.
Without prejudice to any other specific requirement which may be laid out in this Agreement, your use of the App / Website and the Services and specifically, your acceptance of these terms as aforesaid shall be deemed to be a representation from you that you are above 18 years of age, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able, conscious and competent to enter into this Agreement and make your investment decisions, execute the investment transactions, evaluate the advice, if any, and confirm to abide by and comply with the terms set forth herein.
Description of the App / Website
LXME (including the App and Website are owned by Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited, a company incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956 and having its registered office at 10th Floor, Express Zone, A wing, Opp Western Express Highway, Goregaon East, Mumbai 400063 and is also registered with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (‘SEBI’) as an Stock Broker under SEBI (Stock Broker and Sub-broker Regulation, 1992 vide registration INZ000170832). LXME is in the business of providing investment and wealth management services to users through its technology platforms.
ARSSBL shall through its LXME Website / App provide mutual fund investment services. ARSSBL shall use the information you provide about your investment and risk assessment to make investment recommendations to you in the form of one or more suitable Mutual Fund Schemes provided by Asset Management Companies / Mutual Funds. The advice or information that is visible on LXME website and app would be prepared on the basis of information available with ARSSBL, including data which it receives from the 3rd Parties offering the product and ARSSBLwould not independently verify the said information and also based one’s understanding of assessing risk and suitability in line with your objectives, profile, and requirements as per the details / information provided by you. ARSSBL does not take any fees or commissions from the Mutual Fund schemes it recommends. Upon receipt of the advice, you may decide whether to disregard it (in whole or in part) or to act upon it (in whole or in part). All investment decisions shall be made at your sole discretion. You are free to choose execution of Mutual Funds you want to invest in, irrespective of whether you have obtained advisory from or not. You are free to use platform or any other platform at your free will to make investment when you have received advisory from registered Investment Advisor. Mere view of certain Mutual Funds information on the App or Website does not amount to advisory. ARSSBL has not undertaken any regulatory, legal, tax or accounting analysis relating to the suitability of the products invested by you. You should seek appropriate professional advice including tax advice before dealing with any realised or unrealised gain / loss reflecting in the investments, portfolio or statement.
In addition to the above, LXME webside / app also provides the service for Users to make or execute direct investments (i.e., investments not routed through a distributor) from the LXME Website / App. ARSSBL will transmit all your funds request and instructions to the Asset Management Companies (“AMC”) or its authorized Registrar and Transfer Agent (RTA). LXME is only an order collection platform that collects orders on behalf of you and places them for execution. You expressly agree that ARSSBL would not be liable or responsible and does not represent or warrant for any damages regarding non-execution of orders or any incorrect execution of orders with regard to the Mutual fund schemes chosen by you due to, but not being limited to, any link / system failure, failure at third party service providers, etc.
ARSSBL shall also maintain a record of your information with respect to the services availed / intended to be availed by you through the Platform. ARSSBL can collect the daily NAV, information and other MF scheme related information from AMFI website or Authorized Registrar and Transfer Agents (RTAs) of the AMCs or third party vendors or the AMCs themselves, and process it in order to display the updated information on the Platform at all times. ARSSBL makes best efforts to ensure that the information is correct and updated at all times. However, as the information is received from a third party, ARSSBL will not be responsible for any incorrect information on the platform. To verify validity of any information about mutual fund schemes or information about your investments in mutual fund schemes, suggests that you contact respective AMCs or their respective RTAs.
ARSSBL uses Application Programming Interfaces and portals provided by third party service providers to facilitate Mutual fund transactions. ARSSB: maintains the status of the transactions, account opening status, KYC, portfolio etc. based on the data provided by the third party service providers and as per the regulations prescribed from time to time.
ARSSBL provides access to paperless switch to direct schemes based on the details provided by User. The User hereby gives unconditional consent to verify the details with the AMC / RTA / KRA / CERSAI / Tax department.
Use of the App / Website / Service
User will be allowed to avail or use the services only when the User completes the KYC, Investment Readiness and Information Verification process and provides the complete personal information in accordance with the Know Your Client (“KYC”) guidelines issued by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (“SEBI”), AMCs, RTAs, or any other regulatory / government agencies or authorities from time to time. may use your personal data and in order to provide services to you, your personal information may be processed by or transferred or disclosed to and / or by third parties like AMC’s, RTA’s, KRAs, CERSAI, Statutory Bodies or Agency, or 3rd party service providers & partners etc where necessary to enable us to provide services to you. With your consent, your personal information and usage of the website / mobile app / services of may be used by us in order to provide you with information, user experience and marketing materials in relation to other products and services. By entering into this Agreement, you confirm your wish for your personal information to be processed for these additional purposes. If you do not agree with these terms, we suggest you do not signup or avail any services offered by ARSSBL through its LXME website / App.
You may avail the Services by using your LXME user id and password which is provided by (Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited). You agree and that you shall be solely responsible to ensure protection and confidentiality of the user ID and password at all times and any disclosure thereof shall be entirely at your risk.
You shall not use the App / Website / Service for any commercial purpose.
In your use of the App / Website / Service, you shall always comply with all applicable laws.
You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the App / Website / Service or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content or enforce limitations on use of the App or the content therein.
Except for the Services explicitly provided, does not provide, control or endorse any third party information, products or services in any manner whatsoever, even if such third party information, products or services are displayed / featured on the App / Website.
You hereby represent and warrant that you shall make use of the App / Website / Service as a prudent, reasonable and law-abiding citizen of India.
ARSSBL shall not be responsible for any delay or failure in processing any transaction or any request whatsoever resulting from infrastructure issues, like server uptime, network availability and connectivity.
You shall not take any action that would cause to suffer any type of loss.
You shall notify of any material change in your situation and / or profile and would
ARSSBL shall rely on the most recent information provided by you.
ARSSBL does not take the responsibility, liability and undertake the authenticity of the figures calculated on the basis of calculator provided herein for calculations towards prospective investments. The data content provided is obtained from sources considered to be authentic and reliable. However, is not responsible for any error or inaccuracy or for any losses suffered on account of information.
ARSSBL has the sole authority and right to reject a Customer’s request to open an account with ARSSBL. ARSSBL may at its discretion choose to disclose or not disclose the reason for not opening such account. ARSSBL may also reject / suspend / freeze Customer’s request to open or operate his or her account on directions received from regulatory or government bodies & authorities.
The Calculators / Tools / Planners are designed to assist you in determining the appropriate amount. These Calculators / Tools / Planners alone are not sufficient and shouldn’t be used for the development or implementation of an investment strategy. You are requested to make your investment decisions at your own will.
I hereby authorize to share with Mutual Fund, AMC, RTAs and the Trustees, my signature available on the records of the KYC Registration Agency (“KRA”) or CKYC for authenticating and processing my requests.
Any action taken by Mutual Fund / AMC / its Registrar / the Trustees in good faith relying on the information / evidences / specimen (including specimen signature) available from the records of the KRA / CKYC will be a valid discharge for Mutual Fund / AMC / its Registrar / the Trustees. I shall not have any recourse against Mutual Fund / AMC / its Registrar / the Trustees for any such action taken in good faith relying on records or information available with the KRA / CKYC
In case my signatures are not available with KRA / CKYC, I agree to co-operate with AMC / / RTA to provide incremental details as may be required by AMC / / RTA to complete verification.
I agree, NAV allotment shall be as per prescribed guidelines by AMC accordingly to receipt of funds.
I understand that all entities are acting within scope of guidelines / regulations defined or suggested by SEBI / AMFI or any other regulator.
The Customer agrees, acknowledges and provides his / her consent that the information provided by him / her may be shared with regulators / government bodies as and when required or requested by them.
The Customer understands and consents to record his / her telephonic conversations with the customer support department (managed by itself or through any outsourced vendor) for quality control, record retention purposes, and other similar purposes however we agree to keep such records confidential.
The Customer understands that he / she can login through his / her Login Credentials. By logging into the LXME App / Website using these credentials, the Customer acknowledges and provides consent to verify his / her credentials with Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited.
The customer understands and consents that all the transactions, financial or non-financial, carried out by the customer through the LXME App or Website or through any other intermediary in relation to LXME, shall be tagged to the RIA code of Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited.
The Customer hereby authorize and consents to all AMCs with whom he / she transact with to share and disclose the details of his / her personal data and information including the details of his / her investments and transactions in the Schemes of the Mutual Fund made through the Anand Rathi Share and Stock Brokers Limited code “4478” to LXME.
All investments through the Platform shall be made at the sole discretion of the User and all investments will be executed by the User only or as per the directions issued by the User.
The User hereby allow ARSSBL to utilize his / her KYC information, which the User has submitted as its own will or uploaded on ’s system, such as his / her personal identity details like name, PAN, age, address, mobile number, email address and signature or any such prescribed by ARSSBL or by regulation for sending / sharing it to any Asset Management Companies (AMC) or RTA (Registrar and Transfer Agent) or KYC authority (UIDAI, KRA, CERSAI, or others) for the purpose of validation and to comply with the legal and regulatory requirements. The User shall be solely liable to inform ARSSBL / AMC in case of any change in the KYC information including and any investment information or declaration or change in signature / signatories etc. and in the event of his / her signature not being updated, available or legible in KYC records, ARSSBL / AMC would be within its rights to carry out further checks to validate the authenticity of the request or reject any such request based on existing KYC information. The User shall provide such additional documents and perform such additional actions that may be called upon to be submitted by ARSSBL. In case the User’s signatures is not available with KRA / CKYC, the User shall co-operate with AMC /ARSSBL/ RTA to provide incremental details as may be required by AMC /ARSSBL/ RTA to complete verification.
The User hereby authorizes to share with Mutual Fund, AMC, RTAs and the Trustees, his / her signatures available on the records of the KYC Registration Agency (“KRA”) or CKYC for authenticating and processing requests.
Any action taken by Mutual Fund / AMC / its Registrar / the Trustees / in good faith relying on the information / evidences / specimen (including specimen signature) available from the records of the KRA / CKYC will be a valid discharge for Mutual Fund / AMC / its Registrar / the Trustees / . The User shall not have any recourse against Mutual Fund / AMC / its Registrar / the Trustees / ARSSBL for any such action taken in good faith relying on records or information available with the KRA / CKYC.
The User hereby confirms and acknowledges that the information provided by the User hereunder or thereafter after the login to the LXME App or Website may be used by ARSSBL for marketing purposes and cross selling purposes.
The User hereby declares that all amount invested in the schemes through the LXME platform shall be through his / her own legitimate source / Bank Account only and the said investments do not contravene any Act, Rules, Regulations, Notifications or Directives of the provisions of the Income Tax Act, Anti Laundering Laws, Anti-Corruption Laws or any other applicable laws enacted by the Government of India from time to time.
The User hereby agrees and acknowledges that he / she has not received nor have been induced by any rebate or gifts, directly or indirectly in making this investment. The User confirms that the funds invested in the Scheme, legally belongs to the User. The User understand that if any investment is made through any 3rd party Account then the same is liable to be rejected by or the AMC. In the event “Know Your Client” process is not completed by the User to the satisfaction of the ARSSBL / AMC / Mutual Fund, the User hereby authorizes the AMC / Mutual Fund in its sole discretion to redeem the funds invested in the Scheme at the applicable NAV prevailing on the date of such redemption and undertake to abide by such other action with such funds may be required to do under law.
In view of services received by the User under this Agreement, the User hereby authorize and consent to ARSSBL, AMC and Mutual Fund to share, disclose or transfer my / our personal data and information including the details of his / her investments and transactions in the Schemes of the Mutual Fund with the investment advisor. This information may be disseminated by the AMC / Mutual Fund to the investment advisor and the same shall be solely used by the Advisor for the purpose of collating my / our portfolio details under the said financial services Advisory / Execution Agreement.
Links to other sites
Consideration and payment terms
ARSSBL shall have the right to charge its users a fee for use of its platform and services as set out in the Fees and Charges section on the Website / App. ARSSBL may change fee structure as it determines in its sole discretion from time to time and notice regarding the same shall be intimated to you adequately in advance prior to such change in fee structure. All charges and fees shall be exclusive of taxes and all Government taxes including but not limited to GST shall be payable by you. All charges shall be non-transferable.
All payments shall be made by Credit Card, Debit Card, UPI, Mobile Wallet, Net Banking, OTM, e-mandate / Bank Mandate or such other method as ARSSBL may specify from time to time.
Requests made for purchase of any mutual fund scheme shall be processed by the respective mutual funds only after funds sufficient to cover the purchase price and other costs and charges have been received by the respective mutual funds. Payments towards the purchase price and other costs and charges shall be made by you through the payment gateway or other electronic means. You shall ensure that payments for purchase of mutual fund shall be made through your own Bank account and in case of a joint Bank Account you shall be one of the holder of such Bank Account and should also be authorized by the other Bank Account holder for making such purchase. All payments should be through legitimate source and should be in compliance with the policies and guidelines laid down by RBI, NPCI, SEBI, or any other regulatory body. I am aware that if any investment is made through any third party Account then the same is liable to be rejected by ARSSBL or the AMC.
You shall keep confidential information received by pursuant to this Agreement, even after termination of this Agreement. You agree to protect the proprietary information of to which you gain access to with the same standard of care and procedures used to protect your own proprietary information of similar importance but at all times using reasonable degree of care.
You agree not to use or disclose the information provided under the service to any third party including any discussion Forums or for any unauthorized illegal purpose or for commercial usage. You also agree to use the information provided under the plan strictly for personal purpose. You should not recompile, disassemble, copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish or create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, services etc accessed here. You agree that any unauthorized use of information or systems shall be unlawful and may subject to civil or criminal penalties.
Termination; Agreement violations
You agree that ARSSBL in its sole discretion, for any or no reason, and without penalty, may suspend or terminate your account (or any part thereof) or your use of the App and Website, at any time. ARSSBL may also in its sole discretion block, restrict, disable, suspend or terminate your access to the App and the Website, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Website and / or the App or any account you may have or portion thereof may be effected without prior notice, and you agree that will not be liable to You or any third party for any such termination or interruption. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies may have at law or in equity. Upon termination for any reason, you agree to immediately stop using the App / Website / Service. The User may terminate his / her account with LXME by raising a termination request through the CST section of the App / Website. Such termination request can only be initiated when (i) the portfolio value of the User is Zero, and (ii) there are no monies due to ARSSBL from the User.
Limitation of liability and damages
In no event, ARSSBL or its contractors, agents, licensors, directors, employees, associates, partners or suppliers will be liable to You for any special, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, reliance, or exemplary damages (including without limitation lost business opportunities, losses in investment products, lost revenues, or loss of anticipated profits or any other pecuniary or non-pecuniary loss or damage of any nature whatsoever) howsoever arising.
In no event, ARSSBL, directors, employees, agents will be liable to You or any third party for any damages, liabilities, losses, and causes of action arising out of or relating to: (i) this Agreement; (ii) use of or access to the App and / or the Website or any reference Site / App / Platform / Service; or (iii) Your use or inability to use the Services provided by ARSSBL (including any and all materials) or any reference Sites / App / Platform / Service; or (iv) any other interactions with , or (v) any action caused by AMC or RTA or any other third party, however caused and whether arising in contract, tort including negligence, warranty or otherwise, beyond or in excess of ₹500, or the amount required as per Regulatory guidelines, whichever is lesser.
You acknowledge and agree that has offered its Services, set its prices, and entered into this Agreement in reliance upon the warranty disclaimers and the limitations of liability set forth herein, that the warranty disclaimers and the limitations of liability set forth herein reflect a reasonable and fair allocation of risk between You and ARSSBL, and that the warranty disclaimers and the limitations of liability set forth herein form an essential basis of the bargain between You and ARSSBL would not be able to provide the Services to you on an economically reasonable basis without these limitations. This paragraph shall survive the termination of this Agreement.
You agree to indemnify, save, and hold ARSSBL / the AMC / Mutual Fund, their affiliates, employees, officers, directors and partners harmless from any and all claims, losses, damages, and liabilities, costs and expenses, including without limitation legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to: (i) Your use or misuse of the Services / App / Website; (ii) any violation by You of this Agreement or applicable laws; or (iii) any breach of the representations, warranties, and covenants made by You herein; or (iv) any act, neglect, misconduct or fraud on your part; or (v) sharing and or disclosing the information disclosed hereunder. ARSSBL reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify ARSSBL, including rights to settle, and you agree to cooperate with ARSSBL’s defense and settlement of these claims. ARSSBL will use reasonable efforts to notify You of any claim, action, or proceeding brought by a third party that is subject to the foregoing indemnification upon becoming aware of it. This paragraph shall survive termination of this Agreement.
Disclaimer; No Warranties
To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, ARSSBL and its third-party partners disclaim all warranties or guarantees – whether statutory, express or implied – including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by You from ARSSBL or through the App / Website / Service will create any warranty or guarantee other than those expressly stated herein. For the purposes of this Disclaimer, You expressly acknowledge that as used in this section, the term “ARSSBL” includes ARSSBL’s officers, directors, employees, affiliates and subsidiaries. You expressly agree that use of the Services on App / Website is at your sole risk.
All information provided through the App or the Website is provided on an “AS IS” best effort basis. You expressly agree that use of the App / Website / Service is at your sole risk. The App / Website / Service and any data, information, third party software, reference sites, services, or software made available in conjunction with or through the App / Website / Service are provided on an “as is” and “as available,” “with all faults” basis and without warranties or representations of any kind either express or implied. and any third party suppliers, affiliates, subsidiaries, licensors, employees, and partners do not warrant that the data, software, functions, or any other information offered on or through the app will be uninterrupted or free of errors, viruses or other harmful components and do not warrant that any of the foregoing will be corrected.
ARSSBL and any third party suppliers, licensors, affiliates, subsidiaries and partners do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the App / Website / Service in terms of correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.
You understand and agree that if you use, access, download, or otherwise obtain information, materials, or data through the App / Website / Service, the same shall be at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your property (including your computer system and / or other device) or loss of data that results from the download or use of such material or data. We do not authorize anyone to make any warranty on our behalf and You should not rely on any such statement. This paragraph shall survive termination of this Agreement. In no event will ARSSBL be liable for any incidental, consequential, or indirect damages (including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of programs or information, and the like) arising out of the use of or inability to use the App / Website / Service.
You will not solely rely on the views, representations (whether written or oral or otherwise), recommendations, opinions, reports, analysis, information or other statement made by or any of its agents, directors, officers or employees. In the event that you seek to make an investment pursuant to the information or recommendation provided by ARSSBL, you shall do so at your own risk, and should consider your financial situation, objectives and needs and consult with your legal, business, tax and / or other professional advisors to determine the appropriateness and consequences of such an investment. You agree that all the final decisions will be yours and will not have any liability for consequences of such decisions.
Ownership; Proprietary Rights
The App / Website / Service are owned and operated by ARSSBL. The visual interfaces, graphics, design, compilation, information, computer code (including source code and object code), products, software, services, and all other elements of the Services and the App / Website provided by ARSSBL (hereafter Materials) are protected by Indian copyright, trade dress, patent, and trademark laws, international conventions, and all other relevant intellectual property and proprietary rights, and applicable laws. As between You and LXME, all Materials, trademarks, service marks, and trade names contained on the App / Website / Service are the property of ARSSBL. You agree not to remove, obscure, or alter or any third party’s copyright, patent, trademark, or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or contained within or accessed in conjunction with or through the App / Website / Service. Except as expressly authorized by ARSSBL, You agree not to sell, license, distribute, copy, modify, publicly perform or display, transmit, publish, edit, adapt, create derivative works from, or otherwise make unauthorized use of the Materials. ARSSBL reserves all rights not expressly granted in this Agreement. If You have comments regarding the App / Website / Service or ideas on how to improve it, please contact customer service. Please note that by doing so, You hereby irrevocably assign to ARSSBL, and shall assign to ARSSBL, all rights, title and interests in and to all ideas and suggestions and any and all worldwide intellectual property rights associated therewith. You agree to perform such acts and execute such documents as may be reasonably necessary to perfect the foregoing rights.
Modification of this Agreement
ARSSBL may provide You with notices and communications by e-mail, SMS, push notifications, regular mail or postings on the App / Website or by any other reasonable means. Except as otherwise set forth herein, notice to must be sent by courier or registered mail to [firstname.lastname@example.org].
ARSSBL shall send out all notices, information and other correspondence to you by email / sms at the email address / telephone number provided by the User. In the event any notice, information or other correspondence is sent to you via letter, such letter will be sent to the postal address that you have given as your Communication address. In case of any change in your email id and / or mobile number / Correspondence address, you shall inform ARSSBL in advance in the prescribed format to carry out the necessary changes in its records.
ARSSBL does not guarantee that electronic communications will be successfully delivered, or that they will be secure and virus free. ARSSBL will not be liable for any loss, damage, expense, harm or inconvenience caused as a result of an email being lost, delayed, intercepted, corrupted or otherwise altered or for failing to be delivered for any reason beyond our reasonable control. All correspondence will be in English.
You agree to be contacted by ARSSBL and its representatives over phone or on registered email id with reference to the Services. You agrees & confirm that if your mobile number is registered in the Do Not Disturb (DND) list of TRAI, you may not receive SMS from ARSSBL. You agree to take steps to deregister from the DND list and shall not hold ARSSBL liable for non-receipt of SMS in the interim period.
The failure of ARSSBL to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Any waiver of any provision of this Agreement will be effective only if in writing and signed by ARSSBL.
If any dispute, controversy or claim arises under this Agreement or in relation to App / Website / Service, including any question regarding the existence, validity or termination of this Agreement or any specific terms contained herein (hereinafter Dispute), the parties shall use all reasonable endeavors to resolve such Dispute amicably. If the parties are unable to resolve the Dispute amicably within 30 days of the notice of such Dispute, ARSSBL may elect to resolve any Dispute by a binding arbitration in accordance with the provisions of the Indian Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996 (hereinafter Act). Such Dispute shall be arbitrated on an individual basis and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The Dispute shall be resolved by a sole arbitrator, appointed by ARSSBL on behalf of both the Parties in accordance with the Act. The seat of the arbitration shall be Mumbai and the language of this arbitration shall be English. Either You or ARSSBL may seek any interim or preliminary relief from a court of competent jurisdiction necessary to protect the rights or the property belonging to You or ARSSBL (or any of our agents, suppliers, and subcontractors), pending the completion of arbitration. Any arbitration shall be confidential, and neither You nor ARSSBL may disclose the existence, content or results of any arbitration, except as may be required by law or for purposes of enforcing the arbitration award. All administrative fees and expenses of arbitration will be divided equally between You and ARSSBL. In all arbitrations, each party will bear the expense of its own lawyers and preparation. This paragraph shall survive termination of this Agreement.
Governing law and forum for disputes
Subject to the Dispute Resolution section above, you agree that any claim or dispute you may have against must be resolved by a court having jurisdiction in Mumbai, India. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located within Mumbai, India, for the purpose of litigating all such claims or disputes. This Agreement shall be governed by Indian law. This paragraph shall survive termination of this Agreement.
If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unlawful, void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, then that provision will be limited or eliminated from this Agreement to the minimum extent required, and the remaining provisions will remain valid and enforceable.
Upon termination of this Agreement, any provision, which, by its nature or express terms should survive, will survive such termination or expiration as applied to transfers and relationship prior to such termination or expiration.
The heading references herein are for convenience purposes only and they do not constitute a part of these T&Cs and will not be deemed to limit or affect any of the provisions hereof.