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You hereby agree and acknowledge:
a) all electronic communications made in accordance to the use of this Site shall be given legal effect, validity and enforceability, and shall have, between the parties thereto, comparable evidential value to that accorded to a signed written document;
(b) not to contest the legally binding nature, validity or enforceability of any transaction on the Site on the ground that it was entered into electronically;
c) the TOU shall be governed by Indian laws and any dispute arising out of the use of the Site shall be referred to courts in India only.
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Last Updated: 2 May 2017