Privacy Policy

Overview

At SPORTS UNITY, Your privacy is very important to us. We do not publish, sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. Please read this privacy policy to learn more about the ways in which we use and protect your personal information.The privacy practices of this statement apply to our services available under the domain and sub domains of www.sportsunity.co (the "Website") and 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 “Sports Unity Site” By visiting Sports Unity Site you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree please do not use or access 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. Although this policy may seem long, we have prepared a detailed policy because we believe you should know as much as possible about Sports Unity’s practices so that you can make informed decisions. By accepting the Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use in 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 Sports Unity’s Terms of the Use. This Privacy Policy is effective upon acceptance in registration for new registering users, and is otherwise effective on ____ 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. We value your trust in us. We will work hard to earn your confidence so that you can enthusiastically use the Sports Unity Site and recommend us to friends and family. Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information will be treated as you make full use of Sports Unity Site .

What Does This Privacy Policy Cover?

This Privacy Policy is part of Sports Unity’s Terms of Use 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, use the Sports Unity App or any other software provided by Sports Unity and any information that you may share through use of 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 provide us with, name, phone 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 Sports Unity Site through a third party social networking site account, you provide us your account information with such third party social networking sites which may include your email id, your profile picture and profile data.
  4. When you access Sports Unity Site you allow the Sports Unity Site 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 device features is used to stop the radio commentary and terminate internet access when you make or receive a call. However, Sports Unity Site does not access or store this information on its servers and the access to your mobile device features by the Sports Unity App is solely for the purpose of stopping the radio commentary and the Internet access when you make or receive a call so as to enable you to make or receive a call without any disruption from the Sports Unity App
  5. The Sports Unity App may access your personal contacts stored on your mobile device for the purpose of enabling you to share with your contacts auto generated live scores of a match/sporting event via SMS as and when you wish to and also to check with members of your contact list are already registered on Sports Unity Site. Sports Unity does not access or store this information on its servers and the access to your contacts by the Sports Unity App is 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 so desire, chat with your friends, want to see nearby people to connect with them and other information/features contained in the App.
  6. 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 is used for the purpose of addressing any specific issues that the user may have and for enhancing user experience and user convenience while using the Sports Unity App.
  7. We collect the usage pattern of the Sports Unity Site through third party tools like Google Analytics. While we don't 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.
  8. When you use the Sports Unity Site, you provide us with your IP address. We may use cookies or similar electronic tools to store this 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
  9. When you use 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, Internet Protocol ("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, phone number you are requesting the status of and various status information.
  10. When you use the Sports Unity Site, our servers log certain general information that our 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 reside on our servers after delivery for a short period of time, but are deleted and stripped of any identifiable information within a short period of time in accordance with our general retention policies.
  11. 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 month from the date of last refresh for any technical reasons. However, any such cookie bust will not target any specific user and will apply to all the users of Sports Unity Site.

Information we collect

When you use Sports Unity Site, we collect and store your personal information from you. 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 Sports Unity Site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. To fully use 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 other personal information as indicated on the forms throughout the Sports Unity Site. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature on the Site.

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 privacy policies, which are beyond our control. Once you leave the Sports Unity Site (you can tell where you are by checking the URL in the location bar on your browser), use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. That policy may differ from ours.

The Way Sports Unity Uses Information

If you submit Personally Identifiable Information to us through the Sports Unity Site, or Sports Unity App Use, then we use your personal information to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Sports Unity Site Use. In particular, your mobile phone number is essential to your use of the Sports Unity Site and will be retained. Any Personally Identifiable Information or status content that you voluntarily disclose on the Sports Unity Site Use becomes publicly available and may be collected and used by other users of the Sports Unity Site (unless such user is blocked by you). Your name (as it is saved in other user's mobile phone address book or contact list) may be displayed to other users when you update your status messages through the Sports Unity App Use and other users may contact you through the Sports Unity App Use. We do not use your mobile phone number or 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 mobile phone number (or email address, if provided) without further consent for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major Sports Unity Site or Sports Unity Site Use changes 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 services that are tailored to you. We may use cookies and log file information to: (a) 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; (b) provide custom, personalized content and information; (c) monitor individual and aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, pages viewed, etc.; and (d) track your entries, submissions, views and such; (e) send you news alters, match alters and match scores (if subscribed); (f) 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 or required by law or by any court or governmental agency or authority, for the purpose 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 or to prevent any fraud or any illegal act that we have reasons to believe may be caused on us 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 relating 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 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 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 Sports Unity Site when a user brings the mobile application to the foreground.

In the event ownership or control of 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 will be notified here.

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.

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Special Note to International Users

The Sports Unity Site and Service are hosted in the Republic of India and are intended for and directed to users in the Republic of India. If you are a user accessing the Sports Unity Site and Service from any country/region other than Republic of India with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure, that differ from the Republic of India laws, please be advised that through your continued use of Sports Unity Site and Service, which are governed by Indian law, this Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Service, you are transferring your personal information to the Republic of India and you expressly consent to that transfer and consent to be governed by Indian law for these purposes.

Our Commitment to Data Security

We take industry standard security measures to protect your information. These include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, including appropriate encryption and physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where we store user data. We can not, however, ensure or warrant or guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Using unsecured wifi or other unprotected networks to submit messages through Sports Unity use is never recommended.

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. However, as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable. Please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed; disclose, altered, or destroyed by bearer of any of our physical, technical or managerial safe guards.

Changes and updates to this Privacy Notice

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 and Sports Unity App constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any amendments.

Date Last Modified:
This Privacy Policy was last modified 18 July 2017

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 of Use, please delete your account, uninstall the Sports Unity mobile application and discontinue use of the Sports Unity Site; your continued usage of the Sports Unity Site will signify your assent to and acceptance of our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps (such as SMS authentication in certain cases) to verify your identity before registering your mobile phone number and granting you access to the Sports Unity Site. Please contact Sports Unity via email to support at www.sportsunity.co or available web forms with any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, 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 compliant you can contact us at privacy@sportsunity.co
or

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