YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU THE UPLOADER AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK SHALL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR AUTHORIZED CONTENT, AND FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE USE OF THE UPLOADER.
1. Your Acceptance
2. Online Form/ Application
3. Website Access
A. The Website, inter alia, allows you to upload your Story.
B. You can access the Website directly in the domain name www.starplus.in
C. You can upload your Story on the Website via ( “word” format only i.e. .doc, .docx format only).
The Company hereby grants you permission to use the Website as set forth in
solely for your personal, noncommercial use; (ii) you will not copy or
distribute any part of the Website in any medium without the Company's prior
written authorization; and (iii) you will otherwise comply with the terms and conditions
4. Intellectual Property Rights
The content on the Website, including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like ("Content") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), all User Submissions (as defined below), are owned by the Company. Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners. You agree not to engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of User Submissions of third parties obtained through the Website for any purposes whatsoever. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security related features of the Website or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the Website or the Content therein.
5. User Submissions
The Website may now or in the future permit, the hosting, sharing, and/or
publishing of the Story submitted by you and/ or other users ("User
Submissions"). You understand that whether or not such User Submissions
are published, the Company does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect
to any submissions.
C. In connection with User Submissions, you further agree and undertake that you shall not, host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that: (i) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights; (ii) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage the Company or any third party; (iii) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive or offends any religions or communities, or encourages superstition or blind belief or is likely to incite violence or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, violate any law and regulations or is otherwise inappropriate; (iv) post advertisements or solicitations of business: (v) impersonate another person; (vi) is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever (vii) harm minors in any way (viii) infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;(ix) violates any law for the time being in force; (x) deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature; (xi) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource; (xii) threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognisable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation. For avoidance of doubt, you agree that Star has the right to remove any such material which may not be in consonance with applicable law.
The Company does not endorse any User Submission or any opinion,
recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and the Company expressly
disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submissions. The
Company does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of
intellectual property rights on its Website, and the Company will ,remove all
Content and User Submissions if properly notified that such Content or User
Submission infringes on another's intellectual property rights. The Company
reserves the right to remove Content and User Submissions without prior notice.
The Company will also terminate a User's access to its Website, if they are
determined to be an infringer. The Company also reserves the right to decide whether
Content or a User Submission is appropriate and complies with these Terms of
Use for violations other than copyright infringement and violations of
intellectual property law, such as, but not limited to, pornography, obscene or
defamatory material, or excessive length. The Company may remove such User
Submissions at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion.
E. You understand that when using the Website, you will be exposed to User Submissions from a variety of sources, and that the Company is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Submissions. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Submissions that are 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 the Company with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold the Company, its Owners/Operators, affiliates, and/or licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your or access to or use of the Website.
F. Notice and Procedure for making Claims of Copyright Infringement
Company has adopted the following policy towards copyright infringements:
The Company will block access to and/or remove any material that it believes in good faith to be copyrighted material that has been illegally copied and submitted to the Website.
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide the Company written information specified below. Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying the Company that your copyrighted material has been infringed.
(i) Physical signature of the owner of the copyright or the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright;
A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed upon;
A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on
(iv) Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
(v) A statement by you that to the best of your knowledge and belief, the use of the copyrighted material that you claim to have been infringed has not been authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, you or the law; and
(vi) A statement by you, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner of the infringed material.
The notice of any claim for copyright infringement should be sent to the Company at the following address:
Star India Private Limited
Off Dr. E. Moses Road
Mumbai- 400 011, India
6. Warranty Disclaimer
You agree that your use of the Website shall be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the company including its affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the Website and your use thereof. The company makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of content of this Website or the content of any websites linked to this Website and assumes no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of Content, (ii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of the Website, (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 our Website, (iv) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through our website by any third party, and/or (v) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Website.
7. Limitation of Liability
In no event shall the Company, its officers, directors, employees, or agents, be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages whatsoever resulting from any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of Content, (ii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of our Website, (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 our Website, (iv) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like, which may be transmitted to or through our Website by any third party, and/or (v) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the website, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not the company is advised of the possibility of such damages. The foregoing limitation of liability shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
You specifically acknowledge that the company shall not be liable for User Submissions 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 Website is controlled and offered by the Company from its facilities in India and the Company makes no representations that the Website is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the Website from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local law.
transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by the Company without