Privacy Policy

Overview

This privacy policy applies to the entire contents of the platform “Sports Unity” operated by Sports Unity Private Limited [“Sports Unity”] which may be referred to hereon in as "we" or "us" or "our" (as applicable)] including, without limitation, www.sportsunity.co (the "Website") or any application or software used to access the platform (Website and App)

Please read the Privacy Policy below carefully before using Sports Unity platform. By using or registering on Sports Unity, you accept and agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not accept these terms, you will not be allowed to access Sports Unity platform.

The users are responsible for keeping their information current. The user may update their information by contacting us at info@sportsunity.co, and we will use reasonable efforts to process any change the user makes; provided, however, that requests to delete information are subject to Sports Unity’s internal reporting, processing and retention policies and all applicable legal obligations.

We at Sports Unity are committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to our platform Sports Unity. We are committed to ensuring that all services and activities made available via the platform Sports Unity will be provided in a safe and secure online environment. We do not publish, sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent.

Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding the user information.The privacy policy applies to our services available under the domain and sub domains of www.sportsunity.co and the Sports Unity App.

This policy sets forth the terms that apply to any information we collect from you and any information that you share through your use of www.sportsunity.co, mobile software accessible from a mobile device (“ Sports Unity App”) collectively referred to as the “ Sports Unity Site”.

By visiting the Sports Unity Site you agree to be bound by the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree please avoid using or accessing the Sports Unity Site. This Privacy Policy describes the information, as part of the normal operation of our services, we collect from you and what may happen to that information. By accepting the Sports Unity’s Privacy Policy and the Terms & Conditions at the time of registration, you expressly consent to our use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the Sports Unity’s Terms and Conditions. This Privacy Policy is effective upon acceptance in registration for new registering users, and is otherwise effective on 31st March 2016 for all users.

Your Privacy - Our Commitment

At Sports Unity, we are extremely proud of our commitment to protect your privacy and recognise that you have a right to know about the information we access or collect about you, how your information is being used by us and what we do to protect your information. Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information shall be treated by Sports Unity Site.

What Does This Privacy Policy Cover?

This Privacy Policy is part of the Sports Unity’s Terms & Conditions and covers the treatment of user information, including personally identifying information, obtained by Sports Unity including information obtained when you access the Sports Unity’s Site or any other software provided by Sports Unity and any information that you may share through use of the Sports Unity Site.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Sports Unity does not own or control, or to individuals whom Sports Unity does not employ or manage, including any of the third parties to which Sports Unity may disclose user information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Information you provide

You provide us information about you on the following occasions:

  1. When you create a user account on the Sports Unity Site, you shall provide us with your name, contact number, email id, user id and password.
  2. When you post or upload your comments, opinions and feedback on the Public Forum of the Sports Unity Site.
  3. When you log on to the Sports Unity Site through a third party social networking site account, you provide us your account information with such third party social networking sites that may include your email id, your profile picture and profile data.
  4. When you access the Sports Unity Site you allow us to access the features of your mobile device such as the phone number, your contacts, IMEI number of your device, whether a phone call is active, the number that the phone call is connected to and the like. The access to your mobile phone device features is used to stop the radio commentary and terminate the internet access when you make or receive a call without any disruption and the Sports Unity Site does not access or store this information on its servers. The Sports Unity Site may access your personal contacts stored on your mobile device for the purposes of sharing with your contacts live scores of a match/sporting event via SMS (auto generated) as and when you wish to. Accessing of personal contacts is also to check with members of your contact list are already registered on the Sports Unity Site. Sports Unity does not access or store this information on its servers. The access to your contacts by the Sports Unity Site is only for the purpose of providing you with the convenience of sharing live scores of a match/sporting event with your personal contacts as and when you desire, chat with your friends, connecting with nearby people and other information/features contained on the Site.
  5. When you send us a feedback mail, your mobile device's IMEI number, your device model, OS version and the Sports Unity App version is automatically accessed by us. Your name and email id is provided by you to us at your discretion. The information specified in this paragraph shall be used only for the purpose of addressing any specific issues that the user may have and for enhancing user experience and convenience while using the Sports Unity App.
  6. We collect the usage pattern of the Sports Unity Site through third party tools like Google Analytics. While we do not know the individual user's usage pattern of the Sports Unity Site, we collect the aggregate usage pattern of all users of Sports Unity Site. However, we are not aware if the third party tools that we use would store individual user specific usage pattern.
  7. When you use the Sports Unity Site, you provide us with your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address. We may use cookies or similar electronic tools to store your information. We may store a cookie on your computer or mobile device which in turn would store information about your geographical location. We collect the geographic location of the users of Sports Unity Site for blocking users from the Excluded locations (as defined in this Privacy Policy below).
  8. When you use and access the Sports Unity Site, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, IP address, browser type, browser language, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser, your phone number and various status information.
  9. When you use the Sports Unity Site, our servers log records certain general information that our mobile application sends whenever a message is sent or received, or if you update or request any status information, including time and date stamps and the mobile phone numbers, the messages were sent from and to. Files that are sent through the Sports Unity Site will remain on our servers after delivery for a short period of time, but shall be deleted and stripped of any identifiable information within a short period of time in accordance with this policy.
  10. The cookie stored on your computer or mobile device may be refreshed once every month so that the information stored in the cookie is the latest and most relevant to you. We retain the right to bust the cookie (forcibly reset the cookie) before the expiry of one (1) month from the date of last update for technical reasons. However, any such cookie bust shall not target any specific user and shall apply to all the users of the Sports Unity Site.

Information we collect

When you use and access the Sports Unity Site, we collect and store your personal information. Our primary goal in doing so is to provide a safe, efficient, smooth and customised experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to make your experience safer and easier. Importantly, we only collect personal information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.

In general, you can browse the Sports Unity Site without revealing your identity and/or any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. To fully use the Sports Unity Site, you will need to register using our online registration form, where you may be required to provide us with your name, date of birth, contact number, email id, user id, password, residence and/or any other personal information as indicated on the registration form throughout the Sports Unity Site. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature on the Sports Unity Site.

In addition to the above, we may need to verify your identity in order for you to use some aspects of the Sports Unity service. For the purposes of verification, we may also collect the following personal information from you:

  1. Aadhaar card information;
  2. PAN Card information;
  3. Government-issued residence proof;
  4. User's bank account details and proof of the same;
  5. Tax-related information; and
  6. Other information as may be required to verify you in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

We may require you to furnish information about the payment methods such as credit/debit cards, e-wallets and other online payment methods. We may also require you to furnish additional information about the same including but not limited to billing address, card type, number, expiration date, card security code etc. If you choose to access any Sports Unity service which requires payments, you may be required to furnish the above stated details.

Link to Third Party Sites

The Sports Unity Site may include links to other websites or web pages. Such sites or pages are governed by their respective terms & conditions and privacy policies, which is beyond our control. Once you exit the Sports Unity Site and enter a third party site through the Sports Unity Site, use of any information you provide shall be governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. Sports Unity shall not be responsible for any use of third party site by such user.

The Way Sports Unity Uses Information

If you submit Personally Identifiable Information to us through the use of Sports Unity Site and/or Sports Unity App, then we use your personal information to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Sports Unity Site . In particular, your contact number (mobile phone number) shall be essential to your use of the Sports Unity Site and shall be retained. Any Personally Identifiable Information or status content that you voluntarily disclose on use and access of the Sports Unity Site becomes publicly available and may be collected and/or used by other users of the Sports Unity Site (unless such user is blocked by you). Your name may be displayed to other users when you update your status messages through the use of the Sports Unity Site and other users may contact you through the use of the Sports Unity Site . We do not use your contact number (mobile phone number) or any other Personally Identifiable Information to send commercial or marketing messages without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. We may, however, use your contact number (mobile phone number) or email address (if provided) without your further consent for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major Sports Unity Site changes and/or for customer service purposes). We may use both your Personally Identifiable Information and certain non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous user usage data, cookies, IP addresses, browser type, clickstream data, etc.) to improve the quality and design of the Sports Unity Site and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing user preferences and trends. We may use your information by presenting you advertised products and/or services that are tailored to you. We may use cookies and log file information to:

  1. remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you use the Sports Unity Site;
  2. provide custom, personalized content and information;
  3. monitor individual and aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, pages viewed, etc.;
  4. track your entries, submissions, views and such;
  5. send you news alters, match alters and match scores (if subscribed); and
  6. detect and investigate any fraud or illegal activity on the Sports Unity Site

Information Sharing and Disclosure

We do not rent, use, sell or transfer any information collected from you to advertisers or spammers.

We may disclose your information when it is requested and/or required by law or by any court, governmental agency, and/or any authority for the purposes of verification of identity, or for the prevention, detection, investigation including cyber incidents, or for prosecution and punishment of offences. These disclosures are made in good faith and belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary for complying with the applicable laws and regulations. We may disclose your information to law enforcement agencies if we believe that the Sports Unity Site is being used for any fraudulent activities and/or to prevent any fraud and/or any illegal act that we have reasons to believe may be caused on us and/or through the use of the Sports Unity Site.

Your information may be accessed by our employees during the course of their normal work, however, such employees are governed by confidentiality agreement and access is provided on a need to know basis for fulfilling the responsibilities assigned to them by us.

Your information may be accessed by third party service providers who are engaged by us to provide any services pertaining to the Sports Unity Site (such as maintenance services, database management, web analytics etc). These third party service providers have access to your information only to perform the task assigned to them and are governed by confidentiality and non-disclosure agreement.

Other users of the Sports Unity Site may see your Status Submissions in a way that is consistent with the use of the Sports Unity Site service. In other words: If another user has your mobile phone number stored in their mobile phone address book or contact list, they will be able see your status information unless you have chosen to block such user. “Last Seen” information is available and displayed to each user who has your contact number (mobile phone number) in their mobile phone address book or contact book (and which you have not blocked), and reflects the last approximate time the Sports Unity Site has been used or brought to the foreground on your mobile phone. “Last Seen” information is reported to the Sports Unity Site when a user brings the mobile application to the foreground on his mobile phone device.

In the event ownership or control of the Sports Unity Site is acquired by a new owner, your information may be transferred to the new owner as such a transfer may be necessary for the continued operation of the Sports Unity Site. Any changes to the privacy policy by the new owner shall be notified on this Sports Unity Site.

This website uses Pollfish web plugin. Pollfish is an on-line survey platform, through which, anyone may conduct surveys. Pollfish collaborates with Developers of applications for smartphones and website owners in order to have access to users of such applications/websites and address survey questionnaires to them. This website uses and enables Pollfish cookies. When a user connects to this website, Pollfish detects whether the user is eligible for a survey. Data collected by Pollfish will be associated with your answers to the questionnaires whenever Pollfish sents such questionnaires to eligible users. For a full list of data received by Pollfish through this website, please read carefully Pollfish respondent terms located at https://www.pollfish.com/terms/respondent. By using this website you accept this privacy policy document and you hereby give your explicit consent for the placement of a Pollfish cookie in your system and the processing by Pollfish of the aforementioned data. Furthermore, you are informed that you may disable Pollfish operation at any time by using the Pollfish “opt out section” available on Pollfish website or by disabling “third party cookies” from your browser’s settings. We once more invite you to check the Pollfish respondent’s terms of use, if you wish to have more detailed view of the way Pollfish works works.

GOOGLE AND AMAZON ARE NOT A SPONSOR NOR ARE INVOLVED IN ANY WAY IN THIS CONTEST/DRAW. NO APPLE PRODUCTS ARE BEING USED AS PRIZES.

Monitoring of Transactions

All gaming and account transactions are recorded on our computer system. We also carry out routine monitoring of all transactions as they take place, to assist us in improving the service that we provide to you.

All telephone conversations from the Users to our customer support centre may be recorded both to assist us in training and in quality management, and to allow for the speedy resolution of the queries.

Data Charges and Mobile Phones

You are responsible for any mobile charges that you may incur for using our services, including data charges. If you are unsure what those charges may be, you should ask your service provider before using our services.

If you change or deactivate the mobile phone number that you used to create a Sports Unity account, you must update your account information within seventy two (72) hours to prevent us from sending to someone else messages intended for you.

Special Note to Users from Excluded Locations

The Excluded Location shall be defined as the Countries/regions other than republic of India and Excluded States in India where the Sports Unity game shall not be offered and accessed and/or prohibited to be offered and accessed by the users.

If you are a user accessing the Sports Unity site and service from any Excluded locations (Excluded States in India and countries/regions other than Republic India) with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure, your continued use of Sports Unity site and service (governed by the Indian laws, Sports unity Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy) you consent to transfer your personal information to the Sports Unity as per the Republic of India laws and regulations.

Privacy Measures for Minors

Sports Unity is intended for persons who are eighteen (18) years of age or above. If the User is under eighteen (18) years of age, he/she shall not be permitted to use the platform ‘Sports Unity’.

If the User is a parent and/or guardian and believe that we may have inadvertently collected personal information from their child, they can notify us immediately by sending an email to info@sportsunity.co.

Our Commitment to Data Security

We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information. Protection of the User Information, including the registration details and any debit or credit card information the User provides to us, is a priority for us. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.

Any personal information which identifies the User will be encrypted at all times whilst in transit over the internet. The technology used by us encrypts any information sent by the User on secured pages. Our server then reads the information using a private key. This means that your information, be it debit or credit card information or any other personal details, is turned into a code that can only be decoded with the private key or password.

All information gathered is securely stored within controlled database. The database is stored on servers secured behind a firewall; access to the servers is password-protected and is strictly limited.

Whilst neither we, nor any other organization, can guarantee the security of information processed online, we do have appropriate security measures in place to protect your personal information. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access that are located in facilities to which access is limited.

To further protect your privacy and security, we reserve the right to take reasonable steps (such as requesting your password) to verify your identity before granting you profile access or making corrections.

Additionally, you should ensure your password is kept secret at all times. You will be responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and account information.

Unsubscribing to Communications

If the User does not want to receive any e-mails from us in the future, they are required to let us know by dropping an email to us. We will use our reasonable endeavours to remove the User’s name from the related mailing list within fourteen (14) working days of his/her request. The User may also change his/her preferences at any time by revising his/her account profile by un-ticking the boxes for the previously opted communications.

The User may also click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any emails he/she may receive from us and follow the necessary instructions provided.

Changes and updates to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be revised periodically and this will be reflected by the "effective date" below. Please revisit this page to stay aware of any changes. Your continued use of the Sports Unity Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any amendments.

This Privacy Policy may be revised periodically and this will be reflected by the " date last modified" below. Please revisit this page to stay aware of any changes. If a revision to this Privacy Policy, in our sole discretion, is material, we will notify you by contacting you through the email address associated with your account.

Contact Information: Please contact Sports Unity with any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy by emailing us at info@sportsunity.co.

Your continued use of the Sports Unity Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any amendments.

You shall be responsible for keeping your information current. You may update your information by contacting us at info@sportsunity.co, and we will use reasonable efforts to process any change you make; provided, however, that requests to delete information are subject to our internal reporting, processing and retention policies and all applicable legal obligations.

Date Last Modified:
This Privacy Policy was last modified 07 February 2018

Your Choices

You may, of course, decline to submit Personally Identifiable Information through the Sports Unity Site in which case Sports Unity may not be able to provide certain services to you. If you do not agree with our Privacy Policy or Terms & Conditions, the Users/visitors/participants are advised to stop accessing and/or uninstall the Sports Unity Site respectively. The users are also requested to delete their account from the Sports Unity platform. Your continued usage of the Sports Unity Site shall signify your assent to and acceptance of our Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions (including any amendment thereof). To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps (such as SMS authentication) to verify your identity before registering your contact number (mobile phone number) and granting you access to the Sports Unity Site and/or the Sports Unity App.

For any further updates and/or information, the Users are requested to contact Sports Unity via email to support at www.sportsunity.co or available web forms with any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy and/or Terms & Conditions, your personal information, your consent, or your opt-in or opt-out choices.

If you have any questions or suggestions or wish to make a complaint you can contact us at info@sportsunity.co
or

write to us at the following address:
Sports Unity Pvt Ltd
43, Community Centre
New Friends Colony,
New Delhi-110025, India

Language for all Communications

All communications between the user and Sports Unity shall be communicated in written form vide Electronic Mail (E-Mail). Further, any and all communications between the user and the Sports Unity customer support shall only be conducted in English language.