Terms of Use

Paper.vc is a repository of news and business intelligence data hosted at https://paper.vc (“Site”) and made available by Termsheet Corporate Advisory Services Private Limited, directly and or via its affiliate ("Paper" or "We" or "Us"). By using the Site and Services, you’re agreeing to these legally binding terms and conditions (the “Terms”).

Users of the website may open an account if they are duly established as an incorporated entity in their jurisdiction (“Company”) provided they are not residents of territories where the GDPR applies. We reserve the right to screen legal entities seeking to register on the Site, and to determine their status as incorporated entities with bona fide intent to use the Site and access the Services. For the purposes of these Terms, the term “Services” shall mean access to the Site, its technological platform for storage and sharing of information and use of the Site, its features and support services for the purpose of communicating with current and potential stakeholders in the Company.

These Terms are between you and Paper, and it governs your access to and use of the Services offered by the Site. Your access to and use of the Services is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. Your use of Services shall mean that you have consented to the Terms.

Intellectual Property

All right, title, and interest in and to the Services (including content provided by the users) and Content is and will remain the exclusive intellectual property of Paper. The Services are protected by copyright, trademark, and other applicable laws. Except as expressly provided herein, nothing in these Terms shall give you a right to use the Paper's name or any of its trademarks, logos, domain names, or other distinctive brand features. Subject to your acceptance of these Terms, Paper grants you a worldwide, non-assignable, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable limited license to use the Services.


Redistribution of our content without our prior written permission is strictly prohibited. Individuals or entities seeking to rely on our content in their publications or publish stories or news based on information gleaned from our content must enter into a license agreement with Paper before doing so. Paper is entitled to bar access and terminate accounts of users who breach these Terms, at its sole discretion and without providing notic

Disclosure of information

Paper shall enable sharing of information on the Site by a Company, and shall not have any liability or be responsible for the consequences of information shared by the Company. You are requested to review the laws of your jurisdiction in relation to disclosure of information to investors, and Paper does not provide any assurance that the Company’s disclosure of information or lack thereof will not result in legal and regulatory action. Any liability incurred as a result, will be that of the Company and Paper will not be liable to the Company or any third parties due to reliance on any information processed through Paper's platform or due to any representations or misrepresentations by the Company to its stakeholders or any third parties.

Not a financial intermediary or an advisor

Paper is a technology platform and does not take any responsibility towards the Company or its investors/stakeholders for activities undertaken through the Site or transactions undertaken by the Company and its investors/stakeholders using the tools and support services provided by Paper. For abundant clarity, Paper does not provide consulting services or substitute the services of a legal, financial, accounting or investment advisor. Paper does not provide to the Company or any person investment advice or analysis of risks involved in undertaking a potential investment, nor does it guarantee that the Services or the content provided by Paper is compliant with the laws of the Company’s jurisdiction.

Representations and warranties

Competent to enter into these Terms: By entering into these Terms you represent that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into these Terms on your own behalf and on behalf on any entity for whom you are acting and to abide by all of the Terms contained herein, and that if any aspect of your participation in the Site violates provisions of any applicable law to which you are subject, you will cease using the Services and close your account.

Company shall comply with the applicable laws: The Company shall comply with the applicable laws and rules before undertaking any Services provided by this Site and/or any transaction using the Site.

Relating to investments: Paper provides information only. You will use your own judgment before making any decision to invest or to accept an investment involving monetary considerations. You are free to obtain any professional advise in relation to your interests including but not limited to legal and financial advise.

Fees and Expenses

The Company agrees to pay all subscription fees, consulting fees and other fees (including taxes) applicable to the use of Services in accordance with the schedule of charges presented on the Site from time to time.

Fees not received within the specified due dates attract late charges of 1.5% per month from the due date of payment which may be levied by Paper at its own discretion.


You agree to indemnify and hold Paper (and any employee, officer, director or affiliate of Paper) harmless (including costs and attorneys' fees) from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of your access to or use of the Services, the violation of these Terms by you, the infringement by you, or any third party using your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity, or for any content posted through the Services by you. Your obligations under the foregoing indemnity may not be offset against any other claim you may have against Paper. You remain solely responsible for all content that you upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise disseminate using, or in connection with, the Services. You agree that the provisions in this paragraph will survive any termination of your account(s) or the Services.

Dispute Resolution and Arbitration:

These Terms and any contractual obligation between Paper and you will be governed by the laws of California, subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of courts in California.

Disclaimer, Limitations and Liability

You expressely agree that access to and use of the Services is at your sole risk and that it is provided on an ‘as is’ basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied.

Paper shall not provide assurance of any kind in relation to the Services. It makes no warranty and disclaims all responsibility and liability for the completeness, accuracy, availability, timeliness, security or reliability of the Services or any content thereon or any content you receive as a result of your relationship with Paper. Paper will not be responsible or liable for any harm to your computer system, loss of data, or other harm that results from your access to or use of the Services, or any content.

Paper makes no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained from Paper or through the Services, will create any warranty not expressly made therein.


Amendment to these Terms: Paper may amend these Terms at anytime, at its sole discretion which shall be effective upon the amended Terms being posted on the domain https://Paper.vc. Your use of the Services following the date on which such amended Terms are published will constitute consent to such amendments.

No relationship: No partnership, joint venture or agency relationship shall be established between You and Paper.

No obligation to display any information: Paper has no obligation to accept, display, review, monitor, or maintain any content submitted by users, user forum posts, commentary, ratings or compliments and may delete any such content without notice at any time.