Privacy Policy

This privacy policy (“Privacy Policy") sets out how Padukone Sports Management Private Limited, a company incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956, and having its office at 35/1, 2nd Floor, 8th Main Road, 16th cross Malleswaram, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560 055, India, and trading under the brand name ‘Prakash Padukone Sports Management’ (“PPSM" or “we") may use information that users may provide on its website, www.ppsm.org.in and digital platforms, which may also comprise mobile site, Smartphone App Platforms such as iOS, Android, Windows (all together referred to as “Sites"). Through the Sites, PPSM allows users to access information related to its coaching programmes, tournaments, and other events, their registration processes and such other information to the badminton services and solutions provided by PPSM (“Services").

At PPSM we are committed to respecting the privacy rights of all visitors/users to the Sites.Your privacy is important to us and we aim for our Sites to be a safe and enjoyable environment for our audience. We respect and safeguard the personally identifiable information (“Personal Information") we may receive and collect from you on our Sites and in the course of our other interactions online.

Applicability

Please note that this Privacy Policy is only applicable to the users of the Sites and the information and data gathered on the Sites and not to any other information or website or information collected through any other means. You are hereby advised to read this Privacy Policy carefully and fully understand the nature and purpose of gathering and/or collecting sensitive, personal and other information and the usage, disclosure and sharing of such information. By viewing or accessing the Sites or by requesting any services through the Sites, you hereby also consent to PPSM sharing information with third party service providers engaged by PPSM in relation to its operations and to the transfer and/or storage of Personal Information and data across borders.

Terms not defined herein will have the meaning ascribed to them in PPSM’s Terms of Use for the Sites, as available at [Terms of Use].

This Privacy Policy explains:

  • the information we may collect about you online;
  • the use and role of cookies and similar technologies on our Sites;
  • how we will protect and use information we collect about and from you;
  • the circumstances in which we might disclose your details to anyone else;
  • when we may use your details to contact you; and
  • how you can be sure the information we hold about you is accurate and current.

Information Gathered

In general, you can visit our Sites without revealing your identity or any Personal Information about yourself. However, you may not be able to avail of certain services that require you to reveal your identity and/or other information about you. Information that we collect from you will vary depending upon the activity you seek to engage in and may include your name and email address.

Personal Information

Personal Information means any information that may be used to identify you and that is not otherwise publicly available, including, but not limited to, your first and last name, an email address, phone number or other contact information. We may collect Personal Information from you when you avail of any services that may be made available through the website or otherwise voluntarily provide such information,

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

Some of our web pages may also utilise "cookies" and other tracking technologies. A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about your activity on our Sites. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall Personal Information previously indicated by you. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them. You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a cookie, or you may choose to block cookies with your browser, but please note that if you choose to erase or block your cookies, you may need to re-enter certain information to gain access to certain parts of the Sites.

Tracking technologies may automatically record information such as Internet domain and host names; other information about your geographic location; IP addresses; browser software and operating system types; CPU type; your manner of connecting to the Internet (e.g., connection speed through broadband access); click paths; and dates and times that our Sites are accessed.

Our use of cookies and other tracking technologies allows us to improve our Sites and consequently your web experience. We may also analyze information that does not include Personal Information for trends and statistics.

Uses of Personal Information

We may use Personal Information and other information received and collected from you to provide the services you have requested, including for the purpose of responding to your queries, when necessary. In certain circumstances, we may share aggregated non-personal information with third parties. When we use third parties to assist us in processing your Personal Information, we require that they comply with this Privacy Policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures. We may also share such information with third parties in limited circumstances, including when complying with legal process, preventing fraud or imminent harm, and ensuring the security of our network and services.

Where we propose to use your Personal Information for any other uses we will ensure that we notify you first. You will also be given the opportunity to withhold or withdraw your consent for your use other than as listed above.

Confidentiality and Security

We will keep confidential and protect your Personal Information except where disclosure is required or permitted by law.

We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the Personal Information submitted to us, both during transmission and, once we receive it, for storage and disposal. When you enter sensitive information on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). All information we gather is securely stored within databases controlled by us. The databases are stored on servers secured behind a firewall; access to the servers is password-protected and is strictly limited. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

We limit access to Personal Information to directors, employees, agents, advisors and consultants who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.

We do not intend to transfer Personal Information without your consent to third parties who are not bound to act on our behalf unless such transfer is legally required. Similarly, it is against our policy to sell Personal Information collected online without consent. If you choose to provide us with your Personal Information, we may transfer that Personal Information from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world. Your Personal Information may be collected and stored on servers located in the territory of India and such other countries as we may disclose from time to time.

Third Party Websites

If you click on a link to a third party site or otherwise leave the Sites, you will go to a website that is outside the purview of our control. Because we cannot control the activities of third parties, we cannot accept responsibility for any use of your Personal Information by such third parties, and we cannot guarantee that they will adhere to the same privacy and security practices as we do. The use of Personal Information by such websites shall be governed by the privacy policies provided therein. Therefore, if you visit a third party website that is linked to our Sites, you should consult that website’s privacy policy before providing any Personal Information

Contacting You

We may contact you using the Personal Information you have given us:

  • where you have opted voluntarily to receive further correspondence;
  • where you have issued a query or requested information from us; and
  • to invite you to participate in surveys, opinion polls, etc., about the website or services on the website (participation is always voluntary).

Accuracy

To the extent that you do provide us with Personal Information, we wish to maintain accurate and current Personal Information. Where we collect Personal Information from you on our Sites, should you need to update or correct that Personal Information, please contact us on the following email address: padukonesports@gmail.com and we will make reasonable efforts to incorporate the changes in your Personal Information that we hold as soon as practicable.

Change of Control

In the event that ownership or control of the Sites was to change, your Personal Information may be transferred. If such a transfer results in a material change in the use of your Personal Information, PPSM will provide notice about the choices you have to decline to permit such a transfer.

Consent; Amendments; Law

By using the Sites, you consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy and to our use and management of Personal Information for the purposes and in the manner herein provided. Should this Privacy Policy change, we intend to take every reasonable step to ensure that these changes are brought to your attention by posting all changes prominently on our Sites for a reasonable period of time.

Your visit to the Sites and any dispute over privacy are subject to this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of India. Further, it is irrevocably and unconditionally agreed that the courts of Bengaluru, India shall have exclusive jurisdiction to entertain any proceedings in relation to any disputes arising out of the same.