is a website owned by Playground Sports (India) Private Limited, a company incorporated
under the Indian Companies Act, 1956. Wherever the term "Playground" or “Playground
Sports” or "Playgroundonline.com" is used it refers to Playground Sports (India)
Private Limited, and its subsidiaries, controlled entities, affiliates and related
parties. Playground provides the services through www.playgroundonline.com ('Website'
or 'Site'). At Playground, we are highly committed to the privacy of your data and
information and in providing excellent service to all of our customers and visitors
to inform you of the privacy principles that govern this Website.
Unless restricted by applicable law, you agree that all your personal information
collected by Playground Sports through the Website may be used and disclosed as
set out in this Policy.
You are advised to read this Policy carefully. By accessing the services provided
by Playgroundonline.com you agree to the collection and use of your data by Playgroundonline.com
and certain authorized third party service providers in the manner provided in this
Policy. If you do not agree with this Policy, please do not use the Website.
What is covered in this Policy?
This Policy covers how Playground treats personal information that Playground collects
and receives, including information related to your past use of the Website products
When you register for our service, we would require your personal information that
is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number,
and other information that is not otherwise publicly available and is essentially
required for registering and receiving services from us.
Playground Sports is not responsible for any acts, deeds or things done or committed
by any person not being directly employed by Playground Sports. In addition, certain
Playgroundonline.com associated/partner companies have their own privacy statements
which can be viewed by clicking on their respective links.
Privacy – Our Commitment
At Playground, we are extremely committed to protect your privacy. We would like
you to feel confident about us, use our services freely and recommend our services
to your friends and family.
We guarantee that we will not rent and sell your personal information to third parties
(except as stated in this Policy) without your consent. In the day to day operations,
we will provide your information to our partners who will assist in providing our
services. Your comfort, trust and confidence are of paramount importance to us.
What Information is collected from you.
Playground collects the details provided by you on registration (email address,
name, password, phone number, address and some profile details and interests) together
with information we learn about you from your use of our service and your visits
to our Site. We also collect information about the transactions you undertake including
details of payments and type of cards used. We will not collect and store information
related to your credit cards such as number, expiry date and CVV number.
We may collect additional information in connection with your participation in any
promotions or competitions offered by us and information you provide when giving
us feedback or completing profile forms. We also monitor customer traffic patterns
and Site use, which enables us to improve the service we provide. We will collect
only such information as is necessary and relevant to us to provide you with the
services available on the Site.
You can terminate your account at any time. However, your information may remain
stored in archive on our servers even after the deletion or the termination of your
In addition to the information that you explicitly provide during your interactions
on the Site, we will automatically receive and collect certain anonymous information
in standard usage logs through our Web server, including computer-identification
information obtained from "cookies" sent to your browser from:
Who collects the information?
- web server cookie stored on your hard drive
- an IP address, assigned to the computer which you use
- the domain server through which you access our service
- the type of computer you're using
- the type of web browser you're using
We collect personal information about you as part of the registration process, which
is voluntary. Other means of collecting personal information is through some contests,
online events, surveys etc.
We collect anonymous information like traffic information and hardware information
when you visit our Site.
Our advertisers and partners may collect their own anonymous information through
their own cookies for which we are not responsible for.
Playground Sports understands the importance of protecting children's privacy, especially
in an online environment. Our sites are not intentionally designed for or directed
at children 18 years of age or younger. It is our policy never to knowingly collect
or maintain information about anyone under the age of 18.
We use your personal information to allow it to process your registration, to process
any orders that you may make for any products or services displayed on the Website,
provide you with improved services, contact you when it is needed by telephone,
facsimile and e-mail, and to advise you of products and services which may be of
interest to you, inviting you to be a participant or a respondent to an online event
that is hosted on Playgroundonline.com. Further, the relevant information is used
by Playground Sports to (i) provide you with statements of your account; (ii) to
communicate with you on any matter relating to the conduct of your account; and
(iii) to communicate the details of any orders / processing of any orders placed
by you relating to products displayed on the Website.
Playground Sports may also use aggregate information and statistics for the purposes
of monitoring website usage in order to help us develop the Website, our products
and services and may provide such Aggregate information to third parties on an aggregate
basis. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify
any individual customer.
Playground Sports may organize contests and surveys and the information collected
during these events may be used by Playground Sports to improve your overall customer
experience. The information will only be shared with third parties on an aggregate
[For the purposes of this Policy, "Aggregate information" shall mean and include
information that is recorded about users and collected into groups so that it no
longer reflects or references an individually identifiable user. Such information
does not identify you individually.]
Personal data collected by the Website may be transferred to other sites of Playground
Sports where it is necessary to meet the purpose for which you have submitted the
information. By submitting data on this Website, you are providing explicit consent
to transmission of data collected on the Website.
We use anonymous information like traffic and other data to provide us with information
to recognize the access privileges to our Site, track your participation in any
of the events, providing you with better content and advertisements, help diagnose
the problems with our Site and for the purposes detailed in the Policy.
Information Sharing and Disclosures
We do not rent, sell or share your personal information to third parties -
- Unless we have permission from you,
- Unless we have to provide products and services that are requested by you,
- Unless we have to help investigate, prevent or take action regarding unlawful and
illegal activities, suspected fraud, potential threat to the safety or security
of any person or organization or property or asset or rights of the Website from
unauthorized use or misuse of the Website, violations of Playgroundonline.com terms
and conditions or to defend against legal claims/proceedings
- Unless upon occurrence of special circumstances detailed hereunder -
- to respond to subpoenas, court orders, judicial proceedings, or other legal processes;
- to enforce the terms of the Website User Terms and Conditions or the terms of this
- to respond to claims that any photo, text, or other material violates the rights
of third parties; or
- to protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Playground Sports, its users,
or the general public.
We provide certain required personal and contact information to our subsidiaries,
affiliated companies or other trusted business partners for the purpose of providing
the required service on our behalf. We require that these parties agree to process
such information based on our instructions and in compliance with this Policy and
any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.
If Playground becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of
some or all of its assets, we will inform you through e-mail before personal information
We may share with third parties certain pieces of Aggregate information.
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to
or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These include internal
reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures,
as well as physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems
where we store personal data.
We restrict access to personal information to Playground employees, contractors
and agents who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve
our services. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may
be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they
fail to meet these obligations.
Although we endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable
information, transmissions made by means of the Internet cannot be made absolutely
secure. By using this Site, you agree that we will have no liability for disclosure
of your information due to errors in transmission or unauthorized acts of third
You further agree that you are solely responsible and liable for, and shall indemnify
Playground Sports against any and all costs, expenses, damages, fees, etc. that
Playground Sports may incur or suffer due to any personal information or other materials
that you post, upload, submit, and otherwise make available on the Website, including
areas of the Website that are available to the public. We have no control over and
cannot protect personal information that you disclose in public areas of the Website.
If you disclose your personal information in public areas, it may be collected and
used by third parties, without our or your knowledge. You should also understand
that by displaying your information or photographs on the Website and the internet,
for the intention of showing the information / those photographs to your friends,
family, acquaintances, clients, business partners, and others, that you directly
intended to see the photographs, you are relinquishing certain traditional privacy
rights, wherein anyone with access to the internet has the potential ability to
view your information / photographs. If you do not wish to relinquish these traditional
privacy rights, do not share your information / photographs.
Playgroundonline.com regularly reviews
its compliance with this Policy. Please feel free to direct any questions or concerns
regarding this Policy or Playgroundonline.com's
treatment of personal information by contacting us through this Website or by e-mailing
to us at info@Playgroundonline.com.
When we receive complaints at this address, it is
Playgroundonline.com's policy to contact the complaining user regarding
his or her concerns. We will cooperate with the appropriate regulatory authorities
to resolve any complaints regarding the transfer of personal data that cannot be
resolved between Playgroundonline.com
and an individual.
Any dispute, controversy or claim directly or indirectly caused by, arising out
of or relating to this Policy will be governed by the laws of India and will be
referred to confidential, mandatory and binding arbitration in Bangalore, India.
The arbitration will be conducted on an expedited basis before a single arbitrator
appointed by Playground Sports in accordance with the provisions of the Indian Arbitration
and Conciliation Act, 1996. The arbitrator's award shall be substantiated in writing
and will be final and binding on you and Playground Sports. Subject to the above,
you agree to submit yourself to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts in Bangalore,
By submitting your information, you consent to the use of that information as set
out in this Policy. We welcome your views on this Website and the Policy. However,
submitting personally identifiable information is entirely voluntary. You are not
required to register with us in order to browse our Site. Please note that we offer
some services only to visitors who do register.
At any point in time, you can correct and make changes to your personal information
by accessing your information in My Account section of the Site.
You may change your interests at any time and may opt-in or opt-out of any marketing
/ promotional / newsletters mailings. Playgroundonline.com reserves the right to
send you certain service related communication, considered to be a part of yourPlaygroundonline.com
account without offering you the facility to opt-out. You may update your information
and change your account settings at any time. Please use the contact information
provided below for the above purposes.
If we plan to use your personally identifiable information for any commercial purposes,
we will notify you at the time we collect that information and allow you to opt-out
of having your information used for those purposes.