DISCLAIMER

This website (www.sparklearning.in) is owned and controlled by Spark Learning & Performance Solutions, a Company incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956, having its registered office at F2, Ruby Enclave, 23/24, NSR Road, Nehru Nagar, Chrompet, Chennai – 600 044 (hereinafter referred to as “Spark”).

SPARK does not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of the content of this website. Under no circumstances shall SPARK be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered which is claimed to have occurred because of the usage of this site, including without imitation, any fault, error, omission, web site unavailability, link failure with respect thereto. Materials provided on this site (www.sparklearning.in) are provided “AS IS” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation warranties of appropriateness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

SPARK reserves the right to alter the content of this website in any way, at any time and for any reason, with or without prior notification, and will not be liable in any way for possible consequences of such changes or for inaccuracies, typographical errors or omissions in the contents hereof. SPARK may also revise this Disclaimer at any time by updating this notice. Use of this site is at users own risk. If a user is dissatisfied with any material on this site or with any of terms and conditions of use of this site, the user’s sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this site.

SPARK does not accept any liability arising out of the application or use of any information provided herein. SPARK shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from, or in any way connected with, your uses of this website or any linked web site of information contained or derived from it, whether such losses foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise. This includes, without limitation, any damage for loss of profits, loss of data, loss of business, loss of reputation, loss of opportunity, loss of good will or injury to reputation, losses suffered by third parties or any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages.

This Site may contain links to third-party web sites. SPARK shall attempt to provide quality links for the benefit of the site visitors. But the third party sites which may be linked are not under our control and SPARK shall not take responsibility for the availability or content of any linked web site or any link contained in a linked site. SPARK may provide these links only as a convenience and the inclusion of a link shall not imply endorsement or approval of the linked site by SPARK. SPARK does not guaranty or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any content, advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any of the linked sites. Reliance upon any such content, opinion, advice, statement, or other information shall also be at your own risk.

Neither SPARK nor its affiliates, nor any of their respective agents, employees, information providers or content providers shall be liable to any User or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, timeliness, completeness, deletion, defect, failure of performance, computer virus, communication line failure while using this site or any of the linked sites.

Please read the Terms of use

BY USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ THE DISCLAIMER, UNDERSTOOD AND AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE.

  • This Web Site shall be used for informational purposes only. By using the Web Site or downloading Materials from the Web Site, You hereby agree to abide by the terms and conditions set forth in this Terms of Use. In the event of you not agreeing to these terms and conditions, you are requested by SPARK not to use the Web Site or download Materials from the Web Site.
  • This Web Site, including all Materials present (excluding any applicable third party materials), is the property of SPARK and is copyrighted and protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. You hereby agree to comply with all copyright laws worldwide in your use of this Web Site and to prevent any unauthorized copying of the Materials. SPARK does not grant any express or implied rights under any patents, trademarks, copyrights or trade secret information.
  • SPARK has business relationships with customers, suppliers, governments, and others. For convenience and simplicity, words like joint venture, partnership, and partner are used to indicate business relationships involving common activities and interests, and those words may not indicate precise legal relationships.

LIMITED LICENSE

Subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms of Use, SPARK grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use and display this Web Site and the Materials thereon. You agree not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of the Web Site in any manner. Unless otherwise specified, the Web Site is for your personal and non-commercial use. You shall not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from this Web Site.

SCRIBBLES – MIND JOGGER/ NUGGETS/ WAR ROOM

This is to inform and clarify that individuals (including but not limited to employees of SPARK and referred to as “Individuals” hereafter) may contribute articles and opinions on this Web Site entirely at the sole discretion of SPARK, in the form of “Scribbles – Mind Jogger/ Nuggets/ War Room”, as such term is generally understood. You hereby acknowledge and agree that these blogs constitute the opinion of the Individuals in their personal capacity, and may not represent official positions of SPARK in any manner. SPARK retains all copyright to these Scribbles – Mind Jogger/ Nuggets/ War Room.

You may be permitted to post comments and feedback to these blogs. By doing so, you expressly agree and acknowledge to abide by the following:

  • You shall not defame, abuse, harass, otherwise violate legal rights, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity but not limited to the foregoing) of SPARK or any third party.
  • You shall not contribute any content or take any action that may in any manner adversely affect the reputation of SPARK, or that is otherwise detrimental to SPARK.
  • You shall not in any manner publish or post any inappropriate, defamatory, infringing, obscene, racist, terrorist, politically slanted, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
  • You shall not use profane and objectionable language or abbreviations. You shall not use any character(s) as a substitute for objectionable language.
  • You shall not in any manner reveal confidential or proprietary information of any third party. Specifically, you shall not post any material for which you do not have requisite and applicable right(s) under law.
  • You shall not conduct any contests or publish or propagate any forwards.
  • You shall not upload or otherwise make available, files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless You own or control the rights thereto.
  • You shall not upload files that contain viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property of another.
  • You shall not advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose
  • You shall not download any file posted that cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, and/or distributed in such manner.
  • You shall not falsify or delete any copyright management information, such as author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
  • You shall not create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.
  • You shall not in any way deface or vandalize this Web Site, or prevent or restrict others from using this Web Site.
  • You shall indemnify and hold harmless SPARK from any claims and loss incurred by SPARK as a result of your violation of these Terms of Use.
  • You acknowledge that SPARK may, at its sole discretion, monitor, remove or edit any content that you contribute. SPARK may also pursue remedies available to it under law for any violation of these terms and conditions.

THIRD PARTY CONTENT

The Web Site makes information of third parties available, including articles, analyst reports, news reports, other data from external sources etc. (the “Third Party Content”). You acknowledge and agree that the Third Party Content is not created or endorsed by SPARK. The provision of Third Party Content is for general informational purposes only and does not constitute a recommendation or solicitation in any manner whatsoever. You acknowledge that the Third Party Content provided on the Web Site is obtained from sources believed to be reliable, but that no guarantees are made by SPARK or the providers of the Third Party Content as to its accuracy, completeness, timeliness. You agree not to hold SPARK, any business offering products or services through the Web Site or any provider of Third Party Content liable for any investment decision or other transaction You may make based on Your reliance on or use of such data, or any liability that may arise due to delays or interruptions in the delivery of the Third Party Content for any reason

By using any Third Party Content, You may leave this Web Site and be directed to an external website, or to a website maintained by an entity other than SPARK. If you decide to visit any such site, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or any other destructive elements. SPARK makes no warranty or representation regarding, and does not endorse, any linked web sites or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. Links do not imply that SPARK or this Web Site sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of SPARK or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries. You hereby expressly acknowledge and agree that the linked sites are not under the control of SPARK and SPARK is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. SPARK is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. SPARK is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link shall not be construed to imply endorsement by SPARK in any manner of the website.

POSTING AT SPARK WEB SITE

SPARK does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to SPARK (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any section of the Web Site, (each a “Submission” and collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting (“Posting”) your Submission you are granting SPARK, its affiliated companies and necessary sub-licensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses (including, without limitation, all services offered by SPARK), including, without limitation, the license rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; to publish your name in connection with your Submission; and the right to sublicense such rights to any other party.

You hereby acknowledge and agree that no compensation shall be paid or no future commercial consideration has accrued with respect to the use of your Submission by SPARK, as provided herein. SPARK shall be under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and SPARK shall remove any Submission at any time at its own sole discretion.

By Posting a Submission you hereby warrant and represent that You own or otherwise control all of the rights required under worldwide law for your Submission as described in these Terms of Use including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.

UNLAWFUL AND/OR PROHIBITED USE OF THE WEB SITE

As a condition of your use of the Web Site, you shall not use the Web Site for any purpose(s) that is unlawful or prohibited by the Terms of Use. You shall not use the Web Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any SPARK server, or the network(s) connected to any SPARK server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any services associated with the Web Site. You shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any section of the Web Site, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any SPARK server or to any of the services associated with the Web Site, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You shall not obtain or attempt to obtain any Materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Web Site.

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless SPARK, its subsidiaries and affiliates from any claim, cost, expense, judgment or other loss relating to Your use of this Web Site in any manner, including without limitation of the foregoing, any action You take which is in violation of the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use and against any applicable law.

CHANGES

SPARK reserves the rights, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of these Terms of Use in whole or in part, at any time. Changes in these Terms of Use will be effective when notice of such change is posted. Your continued use of the Web Site after any changes to these Terms of Use are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes. SPARK may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Web Site, including the availability of any feature(s) of the Web Site, at any time. SPARK may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to certain sections or all of the Web Site without notice or liability. You hereby acknowledge and agree that SPARK may terminate the authorization, rights and license given above at any point of time at its own sole discretion and upon such termination; you shall immediately destroy all Materials.

INTERNATIONAL USERS AND CHOICE OF LAW

This Site is controlled, operated and administered by SPARK from its offices within India. SPARK makes no representation that Materials on this Web Site are appropriate or available for use at any other location(s) outside India. Any access to this Web Site from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use the Web Site or export the Materials in violation of any applicable export laws and regulations. If you access this Web Site from a location outside India, You are responsible for compliance with all local laws, as applicable.

These Terms of Use shall be governed by the laws of India, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions. You agree that the appropriate court(s) in Chennai, India, will have the exclusive jurisdiction to resolve all disputes arising under these Terms of Use and you hereby consent to personal jurisdiction in such forum.

These Terms of Use constitutes the entire agreement between SPARK and you with respect to your use of the Web Site. Any claim you may have with respect to your use of the Web Site must be commenced within one (1) year of the cause of action. If any provision(s) of this Terms of Use is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law then such provision(s) shall be severed from this Terms of Use and the other remaining provisions of this Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect.