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Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Protection Policy
(Updated on 1st November 2021)
Exkala LLC (“exkala.com”) respects intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to honor the same. exkala takes a serious stance in dealing with intellectual property infringement claims. It also relies on the cooperation of intellectual property rights owners. Intellectual Property Right (“IPR”) Protection Policy
Any products that contain similarities, signature, name, image or other unequivocal aspects of any person are prohibited unless approved by the person whose information is being used.
2.1 – Any item that is a non-licensed replica or a counterfeit, such as counterfeit designer watches, shoes, bags, and garments is strictly prohibited to be advertised on the site, exkala.
2.2 – Items that contain names or logo of a company can only be sold by the original manufacturer. A product that did not originate and is not endorsed by the company is prohibited on the site.
2.3 – A branded product may be sold if the seller has a permit; a certificate of authorization from the brand owner is necessary.
2.4 Any products that are not authorized, are replicas and counterfeits, will not be entertained on exkala. Such product posting will be subject to removal by exkala.com. If such posts are repeated, it will result in an immediate suspension of the membership of the account.
3.1 – Academic Software
3.2 – OEM Software
Unauthorized (pirated, bootleg, duplicated, etc.) copies of protected work such as video games, photographs, software programs, movies etc. is prohibited to be listed or sold on exkala.com
For information on intellectual property right infringement claims, please visit: Claims
For enforcement actions, please visit: Actions
exkala.com has the full discretion to take enforcement action at any given moment for certain extreme/conspicuous situations, such as but not limited to, where litigation has already been initiated by intellectual property rights holder.
For further information of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Protection Policy, please contact legal department.
IMPORTANT: THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS SHALL BE UPDATED ON A CONTINUAL BASIS AND SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED EXHAUSTIVE. IF THERE IS ANY UNCERTAINTY, LEGALITY OR APPROPRIATENESS IN QUESTION, REGARDING IF A PRODUCT IS ALLOWED TO BE LISTED ON THE SITE, PLEASE CONTACT OUR CUSTOMER SUPPORT.
Product Listing Policy
1.1 – You possibly will not post or sell every item which is prohibited or restricted by a local, state or federal law in every jurisdiction or country. You should keep in mind that the www.exkal.com websites a “Site” serve as an international market place, hence the posting or selling of items can be prohibited on account of laws out of the jurisdiction in which you reside. Below, there is listed certain categories of restricted or prohibited items. However, this listing is not complete; you, as being the seller, are solely responsible for ensuring that you are probably not posting a product that may be prohibited by law in almost any jurisdiction.
1.2 – exkala.com has preferred to additionally restrict the posting of further types of items that may not be prohibited or restricted by law yet are still marked by controversy including:
a – Items which promote unauthorized activities;
b – Items which are ethnically, religiously or racially derogatory, or that encourage violence, hatred, religious or racial intolerance;
c – Contests, raffles, giveaways or lotteries;
d – (d) Investment interests, bonds, stocks, and several other securities;
e – (e) Pornographic items or materials that are sexual in nature;
f – (f) Items which will not likely offer you a service or product for sale, such as the commercials exclusively meant for obtaining user details.
1 .3 – exkala.com, in its exclusive and sole discretion, reserves all the right to impose extra prohibitions and restrictions
2 .1 – Artifacts, social relics, traditional grave markers, and thus affiliated products are conserved under the PRC laws, the US, along with other jurisdictions and is also probably not sold or posted by means of the Web site.
2 .2 – The execute trades of social relics (such as personal selection relics), silver, gold and other precious metals, unique pets and their supplements from the PRC to imported (non-PRC) events is precisely prohibited under the law of PRC as well as being suitably prohibited on the Online site.
CURRENCY AND STAMPS :
3 .1 – Exkala.com stringently forbids the purchase and sale of foreign exchange, bank notes, coins, money orders, bonds, currency in digital or any of the intangible form ( i.e. crypto-currency ) along with other securities, in addition to the products employed to generate such items.
3 .2 – Counterfeits of the recognized articles in 3 .1, legalized stamps and tenders are totally prohibited.
3 .3 – Replicas or reproductions of coins as the collectible products needs to be well marked with the expression “COPY”,”REPLICA” or “REPRODUCTION” and abide by all of the pertinent local laws.
CONTRACTS AND TICKETS
4.1 – You are accountable for ensuring that your current transaction is legitimate rather than in violation of the contractual obligation. Before booking a product on the Web site, you must thoroughly read any deals which you have typed into which may restrict your own right to promote your item on the Web site. Certain items, like airline tickets, have terms and conditions imprinted on the item which could minimize your capability to promote that product. In additional cases, for example while you are importing a company’s merchandise, you might have signed an additional agreement restricting your capacity to sell the product.
4 .2 – Exkala.com is unable to look for items which could promote such kind of concerns , nor could it evaluate prints of private legal agreements, or adjudicate or obtain sides in private commitment conflicts. Although, we would like you to keep in mind that posting products in violation of your current contractual obligations might place you at an increased risk with third parties. Thus Eekala.com urges that you choose and not list any specific product until you finally have examined any pertinent agreements or contracts, and are assured you may officially market it on the Web site.
4 .3 – In case you have any queries with regards to your legal rights under a legal contract or agreement , we strongly suggest that you get in touch with the service provider with whom you registered into the agreement and/or discuss with legal representation .
5 .1 – Credit or debit cards are not allowed to be lawfully distributed from one individual to another, however such type of products is probably not stated on the Web site.
DRUGS & ASSOCIATED PARAPHERNALIA
6 .1 – The sale or listing of steroids, narcotics, poppy seeds and it products or other controlled substances (such as all drugs outlined in Schedules I , II , III , IV or V of the Uniform Controlled Substances Act , 21 U.S .C . 801 et seq.) is precisely restricted on the Site.
ETHNICALLY OR RACIALLY OFFENSIVE MATERIAL
7 .1 – Listings which can be racially or ethnically offensive are forbidden on the Web site. Retailers and buyers needs to ensure that any choice of words used portrays appropriate level of responsiveness to individuals who could read it in their listings, so when they may be promoting or buying probably offensive products or services.
7 .2 – Often, if products are of historical importance or integral to the product (for example a book title), subscribers might use offensive phrases and words. Exkala.com motivates all subscribers to treat others the way they them-selves would wish to be treated.
7 .3 – Exkala.com typically forbids such type of supplies advertising Nazism, the KKK, etc.
EVENT TICKET RESALE POLICY
8 .1 – Exkala.com offers the listing of fares to efficiency, sports and various entertainment venues affairs to the degree authorized by law. Although, as a ticket supplier, you will be accountable for ensuring that your actual specific transaction would not violate any applied terms or the law on the ticket itself.
FACES, NAMES AND SIGNATURES
9 .1 – Items possessing the name, signature, image, or likeness of the other person are disallowed , except in cases where the products were manufactured or approved by the particular person whose name, signature, image, or likeness have been used.
10 .1 – Exkala.com forbids listings that offers fiscal services, such as issuing bank guarantees, money transfers and letters of loans, credit, funding and fundraising for personal investment purposes, etc.
FIREARMS, AMMUNITION, WEAPONS
11 .1 – The posting of, promoting for sale, or offering for investment decision of any arms, military ordnance, ammunitions, weapons (including explosive weapons), and/or any relevant parts or accessories is stringently forbidden. Such activity may result in your account to be delisted.
11 .2 – Exkala.com is not going to permit the posting, promoting for sale, or offering of investment of BB guns, air guns, stun guns, paintball guns, spear guns, harpoons, or any other weapons which will release a projectile having any chemicals, gas, or other explosive substances. Replica, “look-alike”, and products imitation of the above items under particular circumstances would be authorized merely upon the express sanction of Exkala.com.
11 .3 – Any instruction, processing, servicing, or aid of producing any chemical, biological, or nuclear weapons, or many other Weapons of Mass Destruction ( WMD ) or its known related agents is strictly prohibited by global law and is suitably limited on the Site. Any violation on this policy will generate the government notification authorities by the Exkala.com along with your accounts being delisted.
11 .4 – Knives along with cutting instruments will typically be authorized to be outlined. Gravity knifes, Switchblade knives, bladed hand-held devices, knuckledusters (bladed or not), and disguised knives generally are not permitted to be listed. Eekala.com retains discretion over precisely what products are ideal and triggers excision of a listing that it deems as a weapon.
12.1 – The sale or listing of sexual enhancement supplements or foods is prohibited on the Site.
13.1 – The posting of tobacco products, including but not limited to cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, cigarette tobacco, chewing tobacco, tobacco leaf and hookah tobacco is forbidden on the Site.
GOLD, SILVER AND OTHER PRECIOUS METALS
14 – Eekala.com does not permit listings that offer the sale or buying of gold, silver and other precious metals (not including jewelry).
Government-Issued IDs, Licenses and Uniforms
5 .1 – The following items may not be listed on the Site:
A – Items that claim to be, or appear similar to, official government-issued identification documents or licenses, such as birth certificates, driver’s licenses, visas or passports. Furthermore, completed applications for such documents containing personal information may not be listed.
B – Fake identification cards or any items that are designed for the manufacture of such cards.
C – Articles of clothing or identification that claim to be, or appear similar to, official government uniforms.
D – Military awards, decorations and medals, in addition to items with substantially similar designs.
HAZARDOUS AND DANGEROUS MATERIALS
16.1 – The posting, offering for purchase, or promoting for sale of dangerous or hazardous materials (such as the categories of dangerous goods as defined under the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code) is banned on the Site.
16.2 – The posting of any products containing harmful substances (e.g. toys containing lead paint) is forbidden on the Site.
16.3 – Automotive airbags are expressly forbidden on the site due to containing explosive materials.
16.4 – Asbestos materials and/or products containing asbestos are prohibited.
HUMAN PARTS AND REMAINS
17.1 – Exkala.com prohibits the listing of any humans, the human body, or any human body part. Examples of such prohibited items include, but are not limited to: organs, bone, blood, sperm, and eggs.
17.2 – Skeletons and skulls that are used for educational or medical purposes may be listed on the Site.
17.3 – Items made of human hair, such as wigs for commercial uses, are permitted.
18.2 – The sale or listing of any form of receipts or invoices (including pre-filled, blank, or value added receipts or invoices), is strictly forbidden on the Site.
19.1 – Job postings from which a company/factory/institute may directly recruit employees are prohibited on the Site.
MAILING LISTS AND PERSONAL INFORMATION
20.1 – The sale or posting of bulk mailing lists or email that personally contain identifiable information including names, addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers and email addresses, is strictly prohibited. Also prohibited are software or other tools which are designed or used to send unsolicited commercial email (i.e. “spam”).
MEDICAL AND HEALTHCARE SERVICES
21.1 – Exkala.com prohibits listings that offer healthcare or medical services, including services for medical treatment, vaccination, rehabilitation, psychological counseling, healthcheck, plastic surgery, dietetics, massage, etc.
22.1 – Exkala.com is an online business to business information platform; personal and non-business information is prohibited.
23.1 – Non-transferable items may not be sold or posted via the Website. Several products including airline tickets, lottery tickets and some event tickets may not be transferred or resold.
24.1 – The posting of official law enforcement equipment or law enforcement badges from any public authority, including badges issued by the government of any country, is strictly prohibited.
24.2 – There are some limited police items that may be listed on our site, provided they observe any noted guidelines:
A – Authorized general souvenir items, such as mugs, hats, buttons, pins, pens, T-shirts, cuff links, money clips that do not resemble badges, and paperweights that do not contain badges.
B – Badges that are clearly not official or genuine (e.g. toy badges).
A – Historical badges that do not resemble modern law enforcement badges, provided that the item description clearly states that the badge is a historical piece at least 75 years old or issued by an organization which no longer exists.
24.3 – Police uniforms may be posted provided that they are obsolete and in no way resemble current issue police uniforms. This fact must be clearly stated within the posting description.
PORNOGRAPHIC MATERIALS AND ADULT PRODUCTS
25.1 – The sale or posting of pornographic materials is strictly prohibited, as it violates laws in many countries. While pornography is difficult to define and standards vary from nation to nation, Exkala.com will generally follow guidelines accepted in Hong Kong and the PRC.
25.2 – Exkala.com strictly prohibits items suggestive or depicting of bestiality, rape sex, incest or sex with graphic violence or degradation, and any items depicting or suggestive of sex involving minors.
25.3 – In determining whether listings or information should be removed from the site, we consider the overall content of the posting, including photos, pictorials, and text.
25.4 – Exkala.com does not permit the sale of SM. Novelty sexually explicit items, including various types of toys, collectibles, or food items in the shape of genitalia and primarily intended for adult buyers are permitted in the appropriate category.
POSTING AN ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE SOLE PURPOSE OF COLLECTING USER INFORMATION OR RAISING MONEY
26.1 – Exkala.com is the ideal site for business to business commercial transactions. Honesty and high ethical standards is what we represent. Postings on this site should clearly represent the item being sold. If your objective is otherwise, we ask that you seek out other websites to carry on the business activity you seek to perform.
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AND DEVICES
27.1 – Exkala.com does not permit the posting of prescription drugs. If you are uncertain as to whether your item is permitted, please contact Exkala.com prior to posting.
27.2 – Exkala.com does not permit the posting of psychotropic drugs and narcotics.
27.3 – Member may post over-the-counter drugs if you have obtained necessary approval, license or permit to manufacture or sell drugs. If you are uncertain as to whether you may post over-the-counter drugs, please contact Exkala.com prior to posting.
27.4 – Exkala.com also does not permit the posting of unauthorized medical devices.
28.1 – A real estate posting allows buyers to contact the seller to get more information and express interest about the property listed. Before you post a listing relating to real estate sale or purchase, you must ensure that you have complied with all applicable laws and regulations
29.1 – The sale and purchase of refurbished computers, laptops, and mobile phones is prohibited on the Site.
REPLICA AND COUNTERFEIT ITEMS
30.1 – Listing of counterfeits, unauthorized items, or non-licensed replicas, i.e. counterfeit designer garment, handbags, sunglasses, watches, or other accessories, is strictly prohibited on the Site.
30.2 – If the products sold bear the logo or name of a company, but did not originate from or were not endorsed by that company, such products are prohibited from the Site.
30.3 – Listing products of luxury brand are permitted if an authorization certificate has been issued by the luxury brand owner.
30.4 – Postings offering to purchase or sell counterfeits, replicas or other unsanctioned items shall be subject to removal by Exkala.com. Repeated postings of unauthorized items or counterfeit shall result in the immediate suspension of your membership.
CIRCUMVENTION DEVICES AND HACKING EQUIPMENT
31.1 – Descramblers or other items that may be used to gain unlawful access to television programming (such as cable TV and satellite), telephone, internet access, data or other restricted, protected, or premium services are forbidden. Stating the product is for test or educational purposes will not legitimize a product that is otherwise inappropriate. Some examples of items which are prohibited include card programmers and smart cards, DSS emulators, descramblers, and hacking software.
31.2 – Similarly, information on “how to” gain or descramble access to satellite or cable television programming or other services without authorization or payment is prohibited. Exkala.com’s policy is to restrict any encouragement of this type of activity.
31.3 – Devices designed to intentionally block, jam or interfere with authorized radio communications, such as personal and cellular communication services, wireless networking services (Wi-Fi), global positioning systems (GPS) and police radar are prohibited.
32.1 – Academic Software
A – Academic software is software sold at discounted prices to teachers, students, and employees of accredited learning institutions.
B – On the Site, please do not list any academic software unless you are so authorized. Postings violating Exkala.com’s academic software policy may be deleted prior to publication.
C – For listings of academic software in support of an official academic reseller or an educative institution, such licensure needs to be claimed conspicuously in the listings, such as promoting leads, Products and companies. A certificate of agreement released by the official academic reseller (or the educational institution) additionally need to be offered to Exkala.com.
32 .2 – OEM Software
A – Do not list “bundled” or “OEM” software copies on the Site until you are promoting it with computer hardware. Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), or bundled software, is software that is obtained as a part of the purchase of the latest computer. OEM software licenses typically restrict the new buyer from reselling the software program without the computer or, in most cases, without the computer hardware.
33.1 – The sale or listing of spy equipment is not legalized on the Site.
33.2 – The listing of devices used for interception of wire, electronic, and oral communications is prohibited.
33.3 – Hidden photographic devices are permitted, unless used to facilitate the surreptitious recording or viewing of individuals for sexual purposes.
STOCKS AND OTHER SECURITIES
34.1 – Exkala.com does not permit the sale or listing of bonds, stocks, investment interests, credit, or other securities.
35.1 – The sale or posting of stolen property is strictly forbidden on the Site, and violates international law. Stolen property includes items taken from private individuals, as well as property taken without authorization from companies or governments.
35.2 – Exkala.com cooperates and supports with the efforts of law enforcement involving the stolen property recovery and the prosecution of responsible individuals. If you are concerned that the images or/and text in your item description have been used by another Site user without your authorization, or that your intellectual property rights have been violated by such user, please contact our service team at email@example.com
36.1 – The sale or purchase offering of textile quota is strictly prohibited on the Site
TRANSIT RELATED ITEMS
37.1 – The following items related to the commercial airline and public transportation industries may not be listed on the Site:
A – Any article of identification or clothing related to transportation industries, including but not limited to, commercial airport service personnel uniforms, airline pilot’s uniforms, flight attendant’s uniforms, uniforms related to railway industries, and uniforms of security personnel of public transport industries. Vintage clothing related to commercial airlines or other public transport may be listed on the Site provided that the item description clearly states that the item is at least 10 years old, is no longer in use by the airline or other public transport authority and does not resemble any current uniform.
B – Other materials or manuals related to public transportation concerning mass commercial, including entities operating subways, commercially published safety manuals by airlines or buses or trains. Such products may listed solely if the description states clearly that the item is obsolete and is no longer in use by the airline or any other transit authority.
C – Any internal, official, or/and non-public documents.
UNAUTHORIZED COPIES OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
38.1 – The sale or listing of unauthorized (duplicated, pirated, bootleg, backup, etc.) copies of software programs, music albums, video games, television programs, photographs, movies or other protected works is prohibited on the Site.
USED CLOTHING AND COSMETICS
39.1 – Used undergarments may not be sold or listed on the Site. However several other used clothing may be listed, so long as the clothing has been thoroughly cleaned. Postings that contain extraneous or inappropriate descriptions will be removed.
39.2 – The sale or listing of used cosmetics is prohibited on the Site.
VETERINARY PRODUCTS AND DRUGS FOR ANIMALS
40.1 – Prescription veterinary products and drugs may not be listed on the Site.
WILDLIFE AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS
41.1 – The sale and listing of any animal (containing any parts of animal such as skins, pelts, internal organs, claws, teeth, shells, tusks, ivory, bones and other parts) protected by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) or any other local law or regulation is strictly forbidden on the Site.
41.2 – The sale or listing of products made with any part of and/or containing any ingredient derived from sharks or marine mammals is prohibited on the Site.
41.3 – The sale or listing of products made from cats or dogs, bears, and any processing equipment’s is prohibited on the Site.
41.4 – The sale or listing of poultry, livestock and pets for commercial purposes is permitted on the Site.
SANCTIONED AND PROHBITED ITEMS
42.1 – Products prohibited by sanctions, laws, regulations, and trade restrictions in any relevant jurisdiction or country worldwide are strictly forbidden on the Site.
NOTICE: This list should not be considered exhaustive in nature and shall be updated on a continuous basis. If you are unsure about the product you wish to list with the Site in regard to its appropriateness or legality, please contact our customer services department: