Terms & Conditions

This website: www.ppsm.org.in, alongwith all associated mobile sites, Smartphone App Platforms (such as iOS, Android, Windows Mobile applications) (collectively the "Platform") is owned and operated by 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 doing business as ‘Prakash Padukone Sports Management’ ("PPSM"). PPSM is inter alia engaged in providing specialised sports management services and solutions, including sports coaching, organizing tournaments and other sports related events, and the Platform seeks to provide information and facilitate the provision of such badminton services and solutions ("Services").

The terms ‘Padukone Sports Management Private Limited’, ‘PSM Private Limited’, ‘Prakash Padukone Sports Management’, ‘PPSM’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refer to the owners of the Platform. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our Platform. "Party", or "Parties", refers to both you and PPSM.

The following terms and conditions (collectively, "Terms"), which together with our Privacy Policy and Refund and Adjustment Policy, incorporated herein by reference, govern PPSM’s relationship with you in relation to the Platform and the Services. If you disagree with any part of these Terms, please discontinue using our Platform immediately.

PSM reserves the right to modify, alter or update these Terms of use at any time without any prior intimation to you. All modifications will be posted on the Platform and will become effective immediately upon such posting to the Platform. Your continued use of the Platform and/or Services after such change or modification shall be deemed to be your agreement to be bound by such modifications, alterations and updates. Please review these Terms regularly to remain informed of any change. PPSM retains the right to deny access to the Platform and/or the Services to anyone who it believes has violated any of these Terms or does not accept these Terms.

ACCESSING, BROWSING OR OTHERWISE USING THE WEBSITE INDICATES YOUR AGREEMENT TO ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS IN THESE TERMS, AS MODIFIED FROM TIME TO TIME. THEREFORE, PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE PROCEEDING.

Services

PPSM provides certain sports management services and solutions, including badminton coaching, organizing tournaments and other sports related events.

All coaching programmes, venues, batches, timings, and related arrangements, or tournaments and other events announced by PPSM forming a part of the Services are subject to change according to venue, other facilities, coach & personnel availability, number of participants, etc.

As such, PPSM reserves the right to cancel or change any previously announced programme or schedule or any part or whole of the Services at its sole and absolute discretion, and agrees to refund the registration fees paid by registered participants in whole or part on pro rata basis in case of cancellation or reduction in the scope of Services.

The Services are provided upon registration and payment received as provided in these Terms. PPSM makes no representation that any expression of interest by you to avail any of the Services will result in a successful registration for or delivery of Services from PPSM to you.

In addition, when you avail any of the Services, you will be subject to the rules, guidelines, policies, terms, and conditions applicable to such specific Service, and your agreement to the same shall be a condition to your availing of the Services. PPSM reserves the right to terminate the delivery of any Services to you, if it finds or reasonably believes that you are in breach of these criteria or if you violate any of the Terms set out herein.

Registration

In general, you can visit our Platform without revealing your identity or any personal information about yourself. However, you may not be able to access certain areas or Services that require registration or need you to reveal your identity and/or other information about you. Additionally, by registering for any Services and submitting your information you confirm that you have read and agree to these Terms and PPSM’s Privacy Policy, available at "Privacy Policy".

As a condition to accessing and availing of PPSM’s Services you may be required to register on the Platform. The registration information you provide must be accurate, complete, and current at all times.

Platform Content

All materials on the Platform, including, but not limited to, text, data, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, video clips, links, digital downloads, data compilations, statements, photographs, products, artwork, designs, and software (collectively, " Content") are protected by copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights that are owned, controlled by, or licensed to PPSM and/or its affiliates and content suppliers. Except for the limited license granted to you herein, all Content on the Platform is made available solely for your personal, non-commercial use and may not be copied, reproduced, republished, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, obscured or deleted in any way, including by e-mail or other electronic means, without the express prior written consent of PPSM. You may download Content intentionally made available for downloading from the Platform for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you keep intact any and all copyright and other proprietary notices that may appear on such Content. Any other use of any of the Content available on the Platform is strictly prohibited. In particular, you many not reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of, or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the Content, the Platform, or any related material without the prior written authorization of PPSM. No right, title or interest in any materials or software, if applicable, on the Platform is transferred to you from your use of the Platform.

Contributed Content

The Platform may contain views/ideas/opinions expressed by independent authors/contributors/posters on various topics ("Contributed Content"). Such Contributed Content are solely those of the authors/contributors/posters and not endorsed in any manner by PPSM. PPSM is not responsible for any such Contributed Content on the Platform. Please be aware that the information provided therein is in no way under the control of PPSM. PPSM makes neither any representation and/or warranty, nor shall it be responsible or liable in any manner whatsoever for the views/ideas/opinions expressed by such authors/contributors/posters of such Contributed Content on the Platform, or the accuracy thereof. If you seek to rely on any representation of information contained in such Contributed Content on the Platform, you do so at your own risk.

You agree and warrant that you will not contribute, post or any upload any Contributed Content onto the Platform that:

  • you do not have any right to or that belongs to any other person; or
  • is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another person’s privacy, hateful, racially or ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating to or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever; or
  • harms minors in any way; or
  • infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights; or
  • violates any law for the time being in force; or
  • deceives or misleads other users of the Platform about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature; or
  • impersonates another person; or
  • contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource; or
  • threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states or is insulting to any other nation; or
  • threatens public order or causes incitement to the commission of any offences or prevents investigation of any offence by law enforcement authorities.

Warranty and Liability Disclaimer

The Platform and the Content herein are provided in good faith and on an "as is" and "as available" basis with no representations or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties of accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, to the fullest extent permitted under law. To the extent permitted under applicable law, PPSM disclaims all responsibility (whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise) with respect to the accuracy or otherwise of the information, Content, materials or products arising from the use of the Platform. You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the Platform and the Services you utilise. Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, PPSM does not warrant that:

  • The Platform will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  • The information on this Platform is complete, true, accurate or not misleading; or
  • The quality of any products, services, information, or other material that you obtain through the Platform will meet your expectations.

PSM does not warrant that the Platform, information, Content or materials included on or otherwise made available to you through the Platform; the servers hosting the Platform; or electronic communication sent from PSM are free of viruses or other harmful components. PSM utilises safeguards and industry practices to protect the Platform from hackers, sniffers and malicious modification tools, however, it does not warrant that the Platform shall be completely safe from such attacks at any period of time.

Nothing on the Platform constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind.
PPSM, its affiliates, and its sponsors are neither responsible nor liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, punitive or other damages arising out of or relating in any way to the Platform or the Services. Your sole remedy for dissatisfaction with the Platform or the Services is to stop using the Platform and/or those Services.

Third Party Links

Please note that the Platform may contain links and pointers to internet sites maintained by third sites ("Third Party Links") and may, from time to time, provide third party materials on the Platform. Any website, information or services accessed by or as a result of following such Third Party Links is at your sole risk. The content viewed through any Third Party Links is not endorsed in any manner by PPSM. PPSM shall not be responsible for or liable in any manner whatsoever for the content provided by such Third Party Links. Further, the accuracy of the content provided through third party links has not been verified by PPSM and we provide no warranties with respect to the same. Any information collected on websites visited through such Third Party Links is subject to the privacy policies of such third party websites. Neither PPSM, its parent or subsidiary company, affiliates or partners operate or control in any respect any information, products or services on these Third Party Links.

Accuracy of Information

The information presented on the Platform has been compiled by PPSM from various sources including from external sources. No representation is made or warranty given as to the completeness or accuracy of such information. The Platform may contain typographical errors, incomplete or out of date information. PPSM reserves the right to make changes to the Content and information on the Platform, or to the Services described therein, or update such information at any time without notice, but PPSM makes no commitment to corrector update this information. If you seek to rely on any representation of information contained on the Platform, any such reliance shall be at your own risk.

Indemnification

You represent, warrant and covenant (a) that you will fulfil your obligations hereunder these Terms in good faith; (b) that no materials of any kind provided by you will (i) violate, plagiarize, or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights; or (ii) contain defamatory or otherwise unlawful material. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless PPSM and its affiliated companies, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, licensees, suppliers and third party service providers (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") from and against any and all liabilities, losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees, incurred by the Indemnified Parties resulting from any violation by you of these Terms or the foregoing representations, warranties and covenants. PPSM reserves the right to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.

Payments

Confirmation of a user’s registration in any programme, event and/or a tournament forming a part of the Services is subject to the payment of all dues in relation to such programme and/or tournament in full and within such specified time period as notified to the user.
All payments made for Services on the Platform shall be through a third party payment gateway accessible from the Platform, or other third party managed remote payment services. In using the third party payment gateway or managed remote payment services , you shall be subject to the terms of service and privacy policy of the payment gateway service provider or the remote payment service provider as the case may be. PPSM, in no way takes responsibility or liability of whatsoever nature in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly to you out of your interactions with the payment gateway or the remote payment services or your inability to process a payment through them.
Any disputes or claims in this respect may be raised by an email to the following address: padukonesports@gmail.com . The decisions taken by PPSM in this regard shall be final and binding and seller shall make no further claims.
All payments made through the Platform are subject to the terms and conditions contained in the Refund and Adjustment policy, which are incorporated herein by reference and are available at: [Refund Policy]

Termination

PPSM may immediately, without notice, deny you access to the Platform and/or the Services if, in PPSM’s opinion, you fail to comply with any or all of the Terms set forth herein.

Infringement Notice

In good faith, if you have reason to believe that any work or Content or Contributed Content posted or otherwise made accessible on the Platform, violates these Terms, or is prohibited or restricted by applicable laws, rules and regulations, or s abusive or threatens and harms other users of the Platform, please compile the following information and email it to: padukonesports@gmail.com. The email must contain the following information:

  • A clear identification of the allegedly prohibited/unlawful/abusive material on the Platform (with specific URL reference);
  • Your contact details: name, address, e-mail address and phone number;
  • In case of an alleged violation of proprietary rights (including copyright, trade-mark or privacy rights): a statement that you believe, in good faith, that the use of the proprietary material allegedly infringed on the Platform is not authorized by you or your agent or the law;
  • A statement that you believe, in good faith, that such material is prohibited/unlawful/abusive;
  • A statement that the information provided in the notice is accurate, and under penalty of perjury and that the signatory is authorized to act on your behalf.

The email notification provided by you hereunder shall be executed by your electronic signature or the electronic signature of the person directly affected by the violation of these Terms by the Content or Contributed Content.

In such an event, PPSM may contact you for any further information and reserves the right to determine, at its sole discretion, whether such Content or Contributed Content violates these Terms or is otherwise abusive/prohibited/unlawful, and may take such action it deems appropriate. If you resort to any malafide use of the notification process set out above PPSM reserves the right to restrict your access to the Platform.

In the event that you wish PPSM to disable access to any Content or Contributed Content, or to remove/take-down any Content or Contributed Content from the PPSM, in addition to the email notification set out above, you shall provide and attach a court order from a competent court or other lawful order directing the removal or disabling of access to such Content or Contributed Content to the email notification provided hereunder and provide PPSM with the original execution copy of such order.

Information Gathered and Tracked

Information submitted through any feedback or questionnaire forms on the Platform is stored in a database. Specifically, we may store the name, date of birth, age, e-mail address, and certain demographic information (address, occupation, etc.) of the visitors to our Platform who wish to interact with PPSM. Such information will be primarily used to facilitate interaction between users of the Platform and PPSM. We may also use such information to send out occasional promotional materials, including alerts on new services/features offered by PPSM. We have clearly marked which information is optional and which is mandatory. We guarantee that personal information about users will be used strictly in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Communication

PPSM can be contacted for any queries using the contact information specified in the  Contact Us page on the PPSM website.

Assignment

You may not assign your rights and obligations under these Terms without the prior written consent of PPSM. PPSM may assign its rights and obligations to a third party upon issuing written notification via an announcement on the Platform and best efforts notification to you using your last provided contact details.

Governing law and jurisdiction

These Terms, the Platform, including the Content and information contained therein, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Indian Law. Any dispute under these terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts of Bengaluru, India. As such, the laws of India shall govern any disclaimers, legal notices, privacy policies of the Platform and any transactions completed using the Platform.