Terms and Conditions


Welcome to the Sponso’s terms and condition. These terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”), are between Sponso and you, (hereinafter referred to as “You” or “Your” or “User(s)”). By accessing our website www.sponso.in (“Website”) you agree to be bound by the provisions of these Terms and Conditions. Please read these Terms and Conditions, along with the Privacy Policy and all other rules and policies made available or published on Sponso Platform as they shall govern your use of the Sponso Platform. By using or visiting the Sponso Platform or any Sponso software, data feeds, and service provided to you on, from, or through the Sponso Platform, you signify your agreement to (1) these “Terms and Conditions”, (2) Sponso’s Privacy Policy and any other terms that are updated from time to time. If you do not agree to any of these terms, please do not use the Sponso Platform.

Sponso Platform

  1. These Terms and Conditions apply to all Users of the Sponso Platform. The Sponso Platform includes all aspects of the Website and Apps offered via the Sponso Platform
  2. Sponso Platform is an online platform that supports and facilitates the online sponsorships between brands and influencers and acts as an intermediary between the brand and the influencer. A User may create a profile and upload pictures and information by using the Sponso Platform. Such content uploaded through the use of the Sponso Platform shall hereinafter be referred to as “User Content”. You agree and acknowledge that Sponso has no control over and assumes no responsibility for, the User Content and by using the Sponso Platform, you expressly relieve Sponso from any and all liability arising from the User Content.
  3. The Sponso Platform may include or contain links to any third-party websites that may or may not be owned or controlled by Sponso. Sponso has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites. In addition, Sponso will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the Sponso Platform, you expressly relieve Sponso from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website or services. However, we recommend that before you use any third-party services or website you read and understand the terms and conditions and privacy policy of each such website that you visit.
  4. Subject to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy and all other other rules and policies made available or published elsewhere, Sponso hereby grants the you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, limited license to use the Sponso Platform in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
  5. You agree and acknowledge that Sponso shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Sponso Platform, including, but not limited to, the User Content, hours of availability and equipment needed for access or use. Further, Sponso may discontinue disseminating any portion of information or category of information may change or eliminate any transmission method and may change transmission speeds or other signal characteristics. Sponso reserves the right to refuse access to the Sponso Platform, terminate Accounts, remove or edit contents without any notice to You.

Sponso Accounts

In order to access some of the features of the Sponso Platform, you may have to create your account with Sponso. You agree and confirm that you will never use another User’s account nor provide access to your account to any third-party. When creating your account, you confirm that the information so provided is accurate and complete. Further, you agree that you are solely responsible for the activities that occur on your account, and you shall keep your account password secure and not share the same with anyone. You must notify Sponso immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. At no point in time will Sponso be liable for any losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you shall solely be liable for the losses caused to Sponso or others due to such unauthorized use, if any.Sponso takes no responsibility for any User Content that is uploaded on the Sponso Platform, and further, the User shall be solely responsible for his or her own actions in utilizing such User Content and availing the Sponso Platform provided herein.

Content Use

In addition to the general restrictions mentioned above, the following limitation and conditions shall apply to your use of the Content.

  1. Sponso Content utilized on the Sponso Platform which shall include but not be limited to trademarks, service marks and logos (“Marks”), process, images, software, graphics are owned by or licensed to Sponso and subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.
  2. User Content is provided to you on an AS IS basis. You may access Content for your information and personal use solely as intended through the provided functionality on the Sponso Platform and as permitted under these Terms and Conditions. You shall not download any User Content unless you see a “download” or similar link displayed by Sponso on the Sponso Platform for that User Content. You shall not copy, reproduce, make available online or electronically transmit, publish, adapt, distribute, transmit, broadcast, display, sell, license, or otherwise exploit any User Content for any other purposes other than as provided herein without the prior written consent of Sponso or the respective licensors of the User Content. Sponso and its licensors reserve all rights not expressly granted in and to the Sponso Platform and the User Content.
  3. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Sponso Platform or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any User Content or enforce limitations on use of the Sponso Platform or the User Content therein.
  4. You understand that when using the Sponso Platform, you will be exposed to User Content from variety of sources and by different Users, and that Sponso is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Content. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Sponso with respect thereto, and, to the extent permitted by applicable law, agree to indemnify and hold harmless Sponso, its owners, operators, affiliates, licensors, and licensees to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of the Sponso Platform.

Content and Conduct

  1. As an Sponso User, you may submit User Content on the Sponso Platform. You understand that Sponso does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Content you submit
  2. You shall be solely responsible for your own User Content and the consequences of submitting and publishing such User Content on the Sponso Platform. You affirm, represent, and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to publish the User Content that you submit; and you grant limited license to Sponso to all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to such User Content for publication on the Sponso Platform pursuant to these Terms and Conditions for the duration the said User Content is available on Sponso Platform.
  3. For clarity, you retain your ownership rights in your User Content. However, by submitting User Content to Sponso, you hereby grant Sponso a limited, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, display, publish, make available online or electronically transmit, the User Content in connection with the Sponso Platform and Sponso’s (and its successors’ and affiliates’) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Sponso Platform in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each User of the Sponso Platform a limited, non-exclusive license to access your User Content through the Sponso Platform. The above licenses granted by you in the User Content you submit to the Sponso Platform terminate within a commercially reasonable time after you request Sponso to remove or delete your videos from the Sponso Platform provided you pay the mutually agreed amount that Sponso incurred in providing the Sponso Platform to you. You understand and agree, however, that Sponso may retain, but not display, distribute, or perform, server copies of your data that have been removed or deleted. The above licenses granted by you in User comments and testimonial you submit are perpetual and irrevocable.
  4. You further agree that User Content you submit on the Sponso Platform will not contain third party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third party proprietary rights, unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant Sponso all of the license rights granted herein.
  5. Furthermore, you confirm that the User Content uploaded by you is not:
    1. False, inaccurate or misleading;
    2. Infringe any third party’s copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy;
    3. Violate any law, statue, ordinance or regulation;
    4. defamatory, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing;
    5. obscene or contain pornography.
    6. Contain any viruses, trojan horses, worms, cancelbots or other computer programming routines that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.
  6. You understand and confirm that you shall not during your use of the Sponso Platforms at any time post or publish any content, comments or act in any way which will amount to harassment of any other User, whether a learner or an educator. If at any given point it comes to the notice of Sponso that you are engaged in any kind of harassment of other Users, then in such a case you agree that Sponso shall have the sole right to suspend/terminate your account with immediate effect and without any notice of such suspension or termination and we also reserve the right in our sole discretion to initiate any legal proceedings against you in such cases
  7. Sponso at its sole discretion may process any content uploaded by you to the Sponso Platform to confirm if the same is in accordance with the Sponso internal quality requirements and is compatible with the Sponso Platform.
  8. Sponso does not endorse any User Content submitted on the Sponso Platform by any User or other licensor, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Sponso expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Content. Sponso does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on the Sponso Platform, and Sponso will remove all User Content if properly notified that such Content infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. Sponso reserves the right to remove User Content without prior notice if it has reason to believe that the User Content infringes any copyright.

Electronic Communication

In case any of the above-mentioned cases occur, Sponso reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the User’s account with immediate effect.

Copyright Infringement

  1. Sponso operates a clear copyright policy in relation to any User Content alleged to infringe the copyright of a third party.
  2. As part of Sponso's copyright policy, Sponso will terminate User access to the Sponso Platform if a User has been determined to be a repeat infringer. A repeat infringer is a User who has been notified of infringing activity more than twice.
  3. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please refer to the instructions given in the copyright policy on how to make a claim of copyright infringement.
  4. Notice of Copyright Infringement:
    1. Pursuant to provisions of the Indian Copyright Act, 1952 read with the Information Technology Act of 2000, we an intermediary, allow general public to post content on our platform. We have implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed infringements on the User Content uploaded on Sponso Platform. We have also designated an agent to receive notices of claimed copyright infringement. If you believe in good faith that your copyright has been infringed, you may provide us with a written communication which contains:
      1. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
      2. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed upon;
      3. A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Sponso Platform, including the educator name, topic and any other detail identifying the infringing content;
      4. Your email address, your physical address and telephone number;
      5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
      6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Please submit your notice to our Copyright Agent as follows:

Email us at mail@sponso.in

  1. Our policy to deal with Copyright infringements:

We follow a 3-strike policy- Three instances brought to our notice that are provided with all required supporting information will lead to the user getting banned from the Sponso Platform.

Confidentiality

You will not without obtaining prior written consent of Sponso, disclose to third party any Confidential Information (as defined below) that is disclosed to you during the term of your use of the Sponso Platform.For the purpose of this clause Confidential Information shall include but shall not be limited to employee details, User list, business model, processes, ideas, concepts etc. relating to Sponso or Sponso Platform which are not available in the public domain. You acknowledge and agree that the Confidential Information so provided to you shall at all time be the property of Sponso and any breach of the same shall cause irreparable damage to us.

Disclaimer

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SPONSO PLATFORM SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, Sponso, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS EXCLUDE ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE Sponso PLATFORM AND YOUR USE THEREOF. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, Sponso EXCLUDES ALL WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS, TERMS OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE USER CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES SO LINKED AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF USER CONTENT OR ANY CONTENT ON Sponso, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE Sponso PLATFORM, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE Sponso PLATFORM, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE Sponso PLATFORM BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY USER CONTENT OR ANY OTHER CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY USER CONTENT OR ANY OTHER CONTENT THAT IS POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE Sponso PLATFORM. Sponso DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY USER CONTENT OR Sponso PLATFORM ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE Sponso PLATFORM OR ANY HYPERLINKED SERVICES OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND Sponso WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF USER CONTENT OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A SUBSCRIPTION OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.

Limitation of Liability

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL Sponso, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, LOSSES OR EXPENSES OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF USER CONTENT OR ANY OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE AT Sponso, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR Sponso PLATFORMS, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE Sponso PLATFORM, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR Sponso PLATFORMS BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY USER CONTENT OR ANY OTHER CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE Sponso PLATFORM, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT Sponso IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

WE UNDERSTAND THAT, IN SOME JURISDICTIONS, WARRANTIES, DISCLAIMERS AND CONDITIONS MAY APPLY THAT CANNOT BE LEGALLY EXCLUDED, IF THAT IS TRUE IN YOUR JURISDICTION, THEN TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, Sponso LIMITS ITS LIABILITY FOR ANY CLAIMS UNDER THOSE WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS TO EITHER SUPPLYING YOU THE Sponso PLATFORMS AGAIN.

YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT Sponso SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER CONTENT OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

THE Sponso PLATFORM IS CONTROLLED AND OFFERED BY Sponso FROM ITS FACILITIES IN INDIA. Sponso MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE Sponso PLATFORM IS APPROPRIATE OR AVAILABLE FOR USE IN OTHER LOCATIONS. THOSE WHO ACCESS OR USE THE Sponso PLATFORM FROM OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO SO AT THEIR OWN VOLITION AND ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH LOCAL LAW.

Indemnity

To the extent permitted by applicable law, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Sponso, its parent corporation, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the Sponso Platform; (ii) your violation of any term of these Terms and Conditions; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; (iv) any claim that your User Content caused damage to a third party; or (v) violation of any applicable laws. This defence and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms and Conditions and your use of the Sponso Platform. Eligibility to use and Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions

You affirm that you are either more than 18 years of age, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms and Conditions, and to abide by and comply with these Terms and Conditions. If you are under 18 years of age, then please talk to your parents or guardian before using the Sponso Platform. Sponso reserves the right to refuse access to use the Sponso Platforms to any Users or to suspend and/or terminate access granted to existing registered Users at any time without according any reasons for doing so.

We provide these Terms and Conditions with our Sponso Platform so that you know what terms apply to your use. You acknowledge that we have given you a reasonable opportunity to review these Terms and Conditions and that you have agreed to them. You agree and acknowledge that your use of the Sponso Platform is subject to the most current version of the Terms and Conditions made available on the Sponso Platform at the time of such use. Force Majeure

Sponso shall not be liable for failure to perform, or the delay in performance of, any of its obligations if, and to the extent that, such failure or delay is caused by events substantially beyond the its control, including but not limited to acts of God, acts of the public enemy or governmental body in its sovereign or contractual capacity, war, terrorism, floods, fire, strikes, epidemics, civil unrest or riots, power outage, and/or unusually severe weather. Information Technology Act

These Terms and Conditions are published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 that require publishing the rules and regulations, privacy policy and terms and conditions for access or usage of the Sponso Platform.

You are advised not to post any information or messages that are, or that may be construed, as being malicious , defamatory, inappropriate, slanderous, pornographic or otherwise sexually oriented or that makes attacks on or the otherwise opines or comments on any individuals or groups of individuals, educational institutions or any other entities whatsoever (whether companies, firms, or any other institutions). You also agree not to post any information to which you do not have copyrights or other appropriate permissions to post in public forum. Your failure to comply with these terms may result in removal of your postings without prior notice to User. The IP address of all posts is recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions. Other Laws

Certain laws require to maintain data with respect to the Sponso Platform and other personal information in a prescribed format and Sponso will use all the information to the extent required in compliance with the applicable laws and as may be directed or amended from time to time.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The Terms and Conditions are governed by and constructed in accordance with the laws of India, without reference to conflict of laws principles and you irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Modification, Amendment or Termination

Sponso may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise these Terms and Conditions and policies at any time, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions. Your continued use of the Sponso Platform post any modification of the Terms and Conditions shall be taken as your consent and acceptance to such modifications. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits.

General

If any part of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that part of will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Any notice required to be given in connection with the Sponso Platform shall be in writing and sent to the registered office of Sponso. We do not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to the Sponso Platform, and operation of the Sponso Platform may be interfered by numerous factors outside our control. Headings are for reference purpose only an on no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section. Out failure to act with respect to any breach by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.

Refund Policy

Please read the subscription terms and conditions carefully before subscribing to any of the subscription plans, as once you have subscribed you cannot change, cancel your subscription plan. Once you subscribe and make the required payment, it shall be final and there cannot be any changes or modifications to the same and neither will there be any refund.