Please read the following Terms and Conditions before participating in the Auditions conducted by Star India Private Limited and/or the Production House (defined below). By voluntarily participating, You agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions and represent that you satisfy all of the eligibility requirements set out herein below.
“Digital Auditions” means different levels comprising of Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 of the selection process of the Auditions as detailed hereunder and any additional levels as may be incorporated thereinafter by the Company in the process of the Auditions at any point of time at its discretion, to be conducted inter alia in the manner as set out hereunder, which the Participant(s) is required to qualify for further Levels, if any and qualify for participating in the Program.
“On Ground Audition(s)” shall if applicable, means different levels comprising of Level 3 and/or Level 4 of selection process of Auditions as detailed hereunder and any additional levels as may be incorporated thereinafter by the Company in the selection process of the Auditions at any point of time at its discretion, to be conducted inter alia at the Audition Center(s), which the Participant(s) is required to qualify and pass for participating in the Program.
“Audition(s)” shall mean jointly and/or severally the Digital Auditions and/or On Ground Auditions and different Levels of selection process to be conducted inter alia in the mode and manner as detailed hereunder during the Audition Period (defined below), which the Participant(s) is required to qualify to participate in further Levels for participating in the Program.
“Digital Audition(s) Period” shall mean the period commencing from June 11, 2020 and continues till August 31, 2020 for different levels of auditions or such other date stipulated and/or updated by the Company and/or Production House at its sole discretion on the Website (as defined below) and required to be checked by the Parent on behalf of the Participant(s) from time to time. The period can be extended or reduced by the Company and/or Production House at its sole discretion from time to time.
“On Ground Audition(s) Period” shall, if applicable, mean on such dates fixed & announced by the Company and/or Production House at its sole discretion through the Website (as defined below) and/or any other medium, which is required to be checked by the Parent on behalf of the Participant(s) from time to time. The period can be extended or reduced by the Company and/or Production House at its sole discretion from time to time.
“Audition Centre(s)” shall mean any locations in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana states where the Participant(s) need to make themselves available for further levels of auditions as per the selection procedure.
“Audition Period” in respect of Digital Auditions shall mean the period as mentioned hereinabove and for On Ground Auditions shall mean the period as fixed & announced by the Company and/or Production House from time to time at its discretion through the Website (as defined below) and/or through any other medium from time to time required to be checked by the Parent on behalf of the Participant(s) from time to time.
“Company/SIPL/Star” means Star India Private Limited.
“Contestant(s)/Participant(s)” means all person(s) aged between 06 (Six) years and 15 (Fifteen) years i.e. 6 (six) years or above and 15 (fifteen) years or below as on 11th June, 2020, being an Indian citizen and resident of India and enters the Auditions /Program individually.
“Parent” means (i) biological father or mother of the Participant; or (ii) legal guardian of a Participant appointed by the court as per the Guardians and Wards Act, 1890.
“Exploitation/Exploit” shall mean the exploitation of the Works including along with its cognate forms and grammatical variations, means and includes the exploitation, use, alteration, broadcast, rebroadcast, communication, encryption, transmission, translation, adaptation, publication, cutting, editing, and packaging of the Intellectual Property vested in the Works, either in whole or in part, in any form/format or language, as may be decided by SIPL in its sole discretion and shall include incorporation of the Works including performances in the Program or any audio visual recording or sound recording or as may be decided by SIPL in its sole discretion as well as the conversion of the Works from one form/format to another and in relation to the Works, making of a Cinematograph Film or Sound Recording, Communication to the Public, Broadcast, Performance in Public, adaptation, reprography, reproduction, distribution, sale, commercial rental, assignment, licensing, merchandising rights,
remakes, sequels, prequels, versions, translations, dubbing and/or subtitling in any all languages/dialects in the world, converting the Works for theatrical exploitation, including but not limited to the broadcasting thereof by any form of radio, internet and any and all form of television including but not limited to terrestrial, satellite, direct to home, cable, IPTV, any form of video on demand (including but not limited to Pay-per-View, NVOD, SVOD, PVOD, FVOD, AVOD made available for being seen or heard or delivered or exploited through wire or wireless including but not limited to internet, websites including but not limited to social networking websites, blogs, internet or mobile streaming or download services (whether free, pay or subscription based) computing and networking devices, mobile/telecommunication system based platforms, mobile TV, theatrical or non-theatrical or any other means whether now known or existing or in commercial use or hereinafter invented or developed in the future in and to the Intellectual Property and all elements thereof. The capitalized terms ‘Broadcast’, ‘Communication to the Public’, ‘Cinematograph Film’, ‘Performance /Perform in Public’, ‘Sound Recording’, ‘Visual Recording’ shall have the same meanings as defined in the Indian Copyright Act, 1957 as amended from time to time and all analogous rights subsisting under the laws of each and every jurisdiction throughout the world.
Intellectual Property” means and includes all performances, performers’ rights, publicity rights, brands, rights if any vested in the Participant relating to or in the footage owned by the Company, concepts, confidential information, copyrights, databases, designs, formulae, franchises, goodwill, know-how, licenses, ‘look and feel’, music (including songs, sheet music, lyrics and remixes), permits, proprietary information and knowledge, scripts (and their sound recordings), segments, set designs, service marks, technology, titles, trademarks, trade names, trade secrets, format rights, and all other allied, ancillary and subsidiary rights in any and all media whether now known or subsequently invented, as well as all other intellectual property as is commonly understood and recognized as such by applicable law, (past, current or future) industry usage, or otherwise.
“Level(s)” shall mean collectively Level 1, Level 2, Level 3 and Level 4, of the Auditions. The term “Level(s)” shall be construed accordingly to refer to any one (1) particular level of the Auditions as signified by the corresponding number. It is hereby clarified, that all Participants shall be accompanied by Parent at the venues of the Audition Centres and at all Levels of the Auditions and the Program, as the case maybe. The Company and/or the Production House, shall have the sole right to disqualify such un-attended minor participants from further participating in the Auditions and in the Program. All such decision will be final and binding on the minor participant and for any other persons, including the Parent of the participants.
“Program” means the Show which shall be tentatively titled “SUPER SINGER JUNIORS”.
“Production House” means Media Masons.
"Show(s)" means each episode(s) of the Program including any Special Show(s).
“Show Player(s)” means the final 14 selected Contestant(s) who are selected through the process of the Audition(s) as enumerated below to participate in the Program.
“Special Show(s)” means any episode/s of the Show recorded with Contestant(s) who belong to a category other than that specified hereunder, which may include celebrities or children special, or any other category which may be decided upon by the Company in its sole discretion. Such episodes may have additional rules (as amendments/attachments) to which the Contestants will have to comply with along with all the other rules of the Competition.
“Studio" means any venue/ location as deemed fit by the Company and/or Production House for filming of the Program.
“Works/Materials” shall mean and include Footage (as defined below), Entries, On Ground Entries, footage of Promotional material including any form of artistic works, works of authorship, performances and services made by the Participant(s) or compilation, data which is developed, created, discovered, invented or otherwise brought into existence by the Participants during the course of Auditions/Program/Show or the Auditions and any other Intellectual Property created/ generated by the Participants during the course of participation in the Auditions/Program/Show.
eligibility of the Participant(s) at any stage of the Auditions. The Parent on behalf of the Participant (s) agree to do any and all acts and execute any and all documents in such manner and at such location as may be required by the Channel and/or SIPL and/or Production House in its sole and absolute discretion. In case of a legal guardian, the said person will need to furnish all paperwork and also produce the relevant order /decree of the court whereby he /she has been appointed as “Legal Guardian” of the Participant below the age of majority as per applicable laws in the Territory.
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Star India Private Limited is a company incorporated under Companies Act, 1956, having its registered office at STAR House, Urmi Estate, 95, Ganpatrao Kadam Marg, Lower Parel (W), Mumbai – 400 013 (“Star”).
Star provides an online microsite http://supersingertelugu.startv.com (“Site”) as an interactive platform for its viewers to interalia to submit information, photo and audition audio/video for participation in the Program ““SUPER SINGER – RE-LIVE”” (“Program”), on the Site and any other features, tools, applications, materials, or other services offered from time to time by Star in connection with its business, provided on the Site (“Content”) and post comments, participate in contests (collectively with Content, referred to as “Services”). It is clarified that while this Site may be accessible worldwide, including in member states of the European Union and the United Kingdom, the Services are only intended for, and offered to citizens of India who residing in India.
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By agreeing to use/avail the Services:
Termination of Service
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User Reviews, Comments and Other Material
You may have an opportunity to publish, transmit, submit, or otherwise post (collectively, "Post") only reviews or comments or audition videos / audios (collectively, "User Material").
You agree that Star shall have the right but have no obligation, to monitor User Material and to restrict or remove User Material that Star may determine, in its sole discretion, is inappropriate or for any other business reason. You must adhere to the below terms and conditions and not host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that:
(a) belongs to another person and to which You do not have any right to;
(b) is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, 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;
(c) harm minors in any way;
(d) infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;
(e) violates any law for the time being in force;
(f) deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature;
(g) impersonate another person;
(h) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource;
(i) threatens the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation. You also represent and warrant that the Posting of your User Material does not violate any right of any party, including privacy rights, publicity rights, and intellectual property rights.
You acknowledge that Star does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Material.
By Posting the User Material, You hereby grant Star a license to use, display, reproduce, distribute, modify, delete from, add to, prepare derivative works of, publicly perform, and publish such User Material worldwide, including on or through any Property, in perpetuity, in any media formats and any media channels now known or hereinafter created. The license You grant to Star is non-exclusive, royalty-free, and sub licensable.
In no event does Star assume any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any User Material, and You agree to waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies You may have against Star with respect to such User Material.
If you have any complaints relating to any User Material uploaded on the site, then please contact:firstname.lastname@example.org
Your email, which must bear your digital signature or a signed written complaint should include the following information:
iii. Other relevant information required by Star to assess the complaint.
Linked Destinations and Advertising
Part of this Site contains advertising and other material submitted to us by third parties. Although acceptance of advertisements on the Site on request is subject to our terms and conditions, we expressly disclaim any liability arising out of the usage of these products or services advertised on our Site.
This Site may contain articles contributed by several individuals. The views are exclusively their own and do not represent the views of Star or its management. All liability is excluded to the extent permitted by law including any implied terms. Indian law and jurisdiction applies with respect to contents of this Site. While using this website for information purposes or otherwise, users acknowledge and accept the above disclaimer.
Star is not responsible for the content or practices of any website or destination other than the Site, even if it links to the Site and even if the website or destination is operated by a company affiliated or otherwise connected with Star. By using the Services, You acknowledge and agree that Star is not responsible or liable to You for any content or other materials hosted and served from any website or destination other than the Site.
Star takes no responsibility for advertisements or any third party material Posted on any of the Properties, nor does it take any responsibility for the products or services provided by advertisers. Any dealings You have with advertisers found while using the Services are between You and the advertiser, and You agree that Star is not liable for any loss or claim that You may have against an advertiser.
If You have any questions, complaints or claims with respect to the Site, then such correspondence should be directed to the address as given below.
STAR India Private Limited
The contact information – email@example.com
Disclaimer of Warranties
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Without limiting the foregoing, Star does not make any warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, title, merchantability, completeness, availability, security, compatibility or non-infringement; or that the Services will be uninterrupted, free of viruses and other harmful components, accurate, error free or reliable.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO CASE SHALL STAR, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, PRINCIPALS, OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES OR ANY CONTENT OR MATERIAL THEREOF OR FOR ANY OTHER CLAIM RELATED IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES OR ANY CONTENT OR MATERIAL THEREOF, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR MATERIAL, OR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SERVICES OR ANY CONTENT OR MATERIAL THEREOF, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THEIR POSSIBILITY. WHERE THE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, STAR'S LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
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The relationship between You and Star shall be governed by the laws of India without regard to its conflict of law provisions and for resolution of any dispute arising out of Your use of the Services. Notwithstanding the foregoing, You agree that Star has the right to bring any proceedings before any court/forum of competent jurisdiction and You irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of such courts or forum.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held invalid, void, or unenforceable, then that provision shall be considered severable from the remaining provisions, and the remaining provisions given full force and effect.
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