Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions


This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures.

This document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 that require publishing the rules and regulations, privacy policy and Terms of Use for access or usage of FocusLyte

FocusLyte (hereinafter referred to as "FocusLyte") is the exclusive property of Focus Softnet Pvt Ltd with its registered office at 6-3-659, Kapadia Lane Somajiguda, Hyderabad - 500082, Telangana, India (herein after referred to as “Focus”). The term “we”, “us”, “our” shall FocusLyte and Focus (Focus Softnet Pvt Ltd)

Your use of FocusLyte is governed by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”) as applicable to the FocusLyte including the applicable policies which are incorporated herein by way of reference. If you access, secure access to the FocusLyte, You shall be subject to all the policies and terms mentioned herein.

For the purpose of these Terms of Use, wherever the context so requires ‘You’ or “User” shall mean any natural or legal person (including companies, professionals, individuals, entities) browsing, accessing or who has registered on FocusLyte by providing Registration Data while registering on the FocusLyte as Registered User using Computer, Mobile phones, Tablets.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Use, at any time. We shall intimate you in case of any change in terms of use and such changes shall take immediate effect upon intimation. Your continued use of FocusLyte, following the posting of changes shall indicate your consent and acceptance to such changes and revisions.

We herein grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access or secure access to FocusLyte. However, such limited right shall be subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth herein

ACCESSING, SECURING ACCESS, REGISTERING ON THE FocusLyte INDICATE YOUR AGREEMENT TO ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, SO PLEASE READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE PROCEEDING. By impliedly or expressly accepting these Terms of Use, You also accept and agree to be bound by the Privacy Policy and legal policies mentioned on FocusLyte.


FOCUSLYTE- TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM


FocusLyte is a technology platform enabling you to upload and file GST related returns. FocusLyte also offers services including but not limited to Dashboards, Ledgers, Notifications, Reconciliation etc. FocusLyte is designed in a scalable manner through cloud with an efficient backend support system. FocusLyte is compliant with the standards, norms of GSTN and GST related laws, rules, regulations made there under.

You understand, acknowledge and accept that FocusLyte is only a mere facilitator, enabling you to upload and file GST related returns through the platform


TERMS OF TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM


You understand, agree and acknowledge that FocusLyte provides services to enable you to upload and file GST related returns through its technology platform

You herein acknowledge and agree that FocusLyte, Focus shall however, take no responsibility in any manner for the information, data including but not limited invoices, GSTR1-4 returns and any other information uploaded and filed by you through FocusLyte.

You herein acknowledge and agree that in case you are uploading and filing GST related returns on behalf of any person, company, professional etc. through FocusLyte, neither FocusLyte nor Focus shall have any responsibility, liability in whatsoever manner in this regard.


TERMS OF USE


FocusLyte shall be used only by persons who can form legally binding contracts under Indian Contract Act, 1872. Persons who are "incompetent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 including minors, un-discharged insolvents etc. are not eligible to use FocusLyte. If you are a minor i.e. under the age of 18 years, you shall not register as a user of FocusLyte and shall not use FocusLyte. We reserve the right to terminate your Registration and / or refuse to provide you with access to the FocusLyte if it is brought to our notice or if it is discovered that you are under the age of 18 years.


REGISTRATION & NO CHARGES


FocusLyte does not charge any registration fee for registering on Focuslyte. However, in an event FocusLyte introduces new services, features and intends to introduce a registration fee for the same, then FocusLyte shall reserve the right to introduce a registration fee for such new services, features or amend/ introduce fees for existing services at its sole discretion. However, in the event of any such registration fee, you shall be notified about the same. In such events, you shall be responsible for making such payments to the Focus as may be specified


FocusLyte TERMS OF USE


You agree, undertake and confirm that your use of FocusLyte shall be strictly governed by the following binding principles. You hereby agree not to use FocusLyte to:-


  1. harass or advocate harassment of another person;
  2. involve the transmission of "junk mail”, "chain letters”, or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming";
  3. promote illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;
  4. infringe upon or violates any third party's rights [including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights, rights of privacy (including without limitation unauthorized disclosure of a person's name, email address, physical address or phone number) or rights of publicity];
  5. promote an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices
  6. provide instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses;
  7. upload, share, transmit video, photographs, or images of another person (with a minor or an adult).
  8. to gain or attempt to gain unauthorized access or exceeds the scope of authorized access to FocusLyte or to account information or other areas of the FocusLyte or solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users;
  9. engage in sweepstakes, barter, advertising and pyramid schemes etc. through FocusLyte
  10. solicit gambling or engage in any gambling activity which We, in Our sole discretion, believe is or could be construed as being illegal;
  11. interfere with another user's (including person, company, professionals) use of FocusLyte
  12. harm minors in any way;
  13. infringe any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights or third party’s trade secrets or rights of publicity or privacy or shall not be fraudulent or involve the sale of counterfeit or stolen items including images, pictures, information, data;
  14. violate any law for the time being in force;
  15. spread, transmit, upload software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource; or contains any trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, easter eggs or other computer programming routines that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, diminish value of, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information;
  16. threaten the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation.
  17. to upload, attempt to upload and file any information, content that is prohibited or restricted in any manner under the provisions of any applicable law, rule, regulation or guideline for the time being in force.

PROHIBITED USE OF FocusLyte


  1. You shall not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the FocusLyte or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the FocusLyte or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through FocusLyte. We reserve our right to bar any such activity.
  2. You shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of FocusLyte or any other systems or networks connected to the FocusLyte or to any server, computer, network, or to any of the services offered on or through the FocusLyte, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.
  3. You shall not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of FocusLyte or any network connected to FocusLyte nor breach the security or authentication measures on FocusLyte or any network connected to FocusLyte. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of FocusLyte or any other customer, including any account on FocusLyte not owned by You, to its source, or exploit the FocusLyte or any service or information made available or offered by or through FocusLyte, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by FocusLyte.
  4. You may not use FocusLyte for any unlawful or prohibited use by these Terms of Use, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of Focus, FocusLyte
  5. You shall at all times ensure full compliance with the applicable provisions of the Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable and as amended from time to time and also all applicable laws, rules and regulations.
  6. You may not transmit any chain letters or unsolicited commercial or junk email to other users via FocusLyte
  7. You shall at all times ensure compliance with GST Act and applicable tax laws and all laws being in force
  8. You understand that we have the right at all times to disclose any information (including the identity of the person, company, professional) as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or valid governmental request. This may include, without limitation, disclosure of the information in connection with investigation of alleged illegal activity or solicitation of illegal activity or in response to a lawful court order or subpoena. In addition, we can (and You hereby expressly authorize us to) disclose any information about You to law enforcement or other government officials, as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate in connection with the investigation and/or resolution of possible crimes, especially those that may involve personal injury.
  9. We shall not be responsible or liable for any legal issues arising out of any content including invoices, GSTR1-4 returns and all other information uploaded and filed by you through FocusLyte
  10. 1We does not approve of such unauthorized uses, but by using FocusLyte, You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the use of any personal information that You publicly disclose or share with others

CONTENT POLICY


All existing and future Intellectual Property in the nature of unregistered or registered rights to any and all patents, copy rights, trademarks of “FocusLyte” and all Intellectual Property relating to FocusLyte shall be the sole property of Focus Softnet Pvt Ltd.

The content, information including information relating to GSTR1-4, invoices, reconciliation, history of transactions, return related information and any other material uploaded and filed by any Third Party including users, companies, professionals either directly or on behalf of any person, company shall be considered as “Third-Party Content”.

All the intellectual property, proprietary rights arising out of such “Third-Party Content” shall be sole and exclusive property of such respective Third Party. FocusLyte merely facilitates filing of such GST related returns through its platform and shall be considered as a mere intermediary for this purpose. In no event shall FocusLyte nor Focus Softnet Pvt Ltd hold or assume any rights, title, interest whatsoever regarding such Third-Party Content. In no event shall FocusLyte nor Focus Softnet Pvt Ltd intend to acquire any Intellectual Property and Proprietary Rights relating to such Third-Party Content.

However, FocusLyte facilitates uploading and filing GST related returns through its platform and for this purpose it displays such Third-Party Content thereby enabling the Third Parties including users, companies, entities, professionals to file GST related returns through the platform.

You herein acknowledge and agree such display of Third-Party Content is solely for enabling the third parties to file GST related returns only.


LIABILITY DUE TO INTERNET CONNECTIVITY & NETWORK ISSUES


The Focus, FocusLyte shall hold no responsibility, liability for any actions, acts including but not limited to errors, transmission, activities and issues arising out of internet connectivity and any other network related issues.


USER OBLIGATIONS


  1. You shall be obliged to provide accurate information and other details to us
  2. You shall also adhere to the minimum age requirement i.e. 18 years as defined by the law of the land
  3. You shall read all the policies, terms mentioned in FocusLyte
  4. You shall not copy or use the information contained in FocusLyte
  5. You shall be responsible for all content, information including but not limited to invoices, GSTR1-4 and any other information uploaded and filed by you directly or on behalf of any person including users, companies, professionals
  6. You shall be responsible for using FocusLyte solely for GST related purpose i.e. for uploading and filing GST related returns
  7. You shall ensure compliance with GST Act and all applicable tax laws and any laws being in force
  8. You shall be responsible for all acts, actions, activities, commissions, omissions arising out of your use relating to FocusLyte
  9. You shall be responsible for ensuring reasonable security measures regarding your login credentials relating to FocusLyte. In no event shall Focus shall hold any responsibility, liability in this regard.

PRIVACY


We view protection of Your privacy as a very important principle. We understand clearly that You and Your Sensitive Personal Information is one of our most important assets. We store and process Your Sensitive Personal Information including any sensitive financial information collected (as defined under the Information Technology Act, 2000), if any, on computers that may be protected by physical as well as reasonable technological security measures and procedures in accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and Rules there under. Our Privacy Policy is available for more details.


LEGAL DISCLAIMER


All the services, included on or otherwise made available to You through FocusLyte are provided on “as is” and “as available” basis without any representation or warranties, express or implied except otherwise specified in writing.

Nothing on FocusLyte constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. Further, we shall not be responsible, liable for any personal, legal, financial decisions you make regarding uploading and filing GST returns (including information, invoices, GSTR1-4 returns etc.) through FocusLyte.

We disclaim any damages, liabilities, loss, claims including ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT or CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND IN CONNECTION OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF FocusLyte.


INDEMNITY


You shall indemnify and hold harmless FocusLyte, Focus Softnet Pvt Ltd its Director, affiliates, subsidiaries, group companies (as applicable) and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees, from any claim or demand, or actions, damage claims made by any third party including third party vendors, users, companies, professionals and/ penalty imposed due to or arising out of Your breach of this Terms of Use, privacy Policy and other Policies, or Your violation of any law, rules or regulations or the rights (including infringement of intellectual property rights) of a third party including person, entity, Focus Softnet Pvt Ltd.

APPLICABLE LAW / JURISDICTION


Terms of Use shall be governed by and interpreted and construed in accordance with the laws of India. The place of jurisdiction shall be exclusively in Hyderabad.


IT LEGAL COMPLIANCE


This user agreement is published and drafted in accordance & compliance with Section 43 A of IT Act 2008 and IT Rules 2011 (Intermediary guidelines) that require intermediaries to have a user agreement regarding sensitive personal data or information (SPDI).

By accessing or securing access, using FocusLyte you agree to the terms of the user agreement regarding your sensitive personal data or information (SPDI).


TERMS


  1. I understand and have the knowledge that my sensitive personal data or information is being collected.
  2. I understand and have the knowledge of the purpose for which my sensitive personal data or information is collected.
  3. I understand and have the knowledge of the indented recipients of the information.
  4. I understand and have the knowledge of the name and address of the agency that is collecting, retaining and using the information.
  5. I understand that I have the option not to provide the data or information sought to be collected by FocusLyte
  6. I understand that I also have an option (while availing the services of FocusLyte otherwise) to withdraw my consent given earlier to FocusLyte and understand and accept that such withdrawal of the consent shall be sent in writing to FocusLyte and in such case, FocusLyte shall have the option not to provide the services for which the said information was sought.
  7. I read and have understood the Privacy Policy mentioned in FocusLyte
  8. I read and have understood the Terms and Conditions of mentioned in FocusLyte
  9. I read and have understood the all legal policies mentioned in FocusLyte