Terms of use

These Terms of Use govern your use of the websites, content and community services offered through www.brandsurge.co.in("Website / Site / Service"). You (the user) agree to access the Site, subject to the terms and conditions of use as set out here. The Brand Surge initiative is owned and operated by BCCL.

These terms of use (Terms) constitute a legally binding agreement between you and Bennett, Coleman &Company Limited (through its Television Division) (hereinafter referred to as “BCCL”) regarding your use of the website i.e.www.brandsurge.co.in(“the Website/Site”) and any services promoted and/or offered by the BCCLvia the Site, any mobile or internet connected device or otherwise (“the Service”). “User” or “You” means any person who access or avail this Site/Service of the BCCL for the purpose accessing information, contents made available on the Site/Service of the BCCL. By accessing the Site or Service, you agree to be legally bound by these Terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of the Site/Service. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms and conditions then please do not access and/or use the Site/Service.

You hereby represent and warrant to the BCCL that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age or above and are capable of entering, performing and adhering to these Terms and that you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions.
BCCL may add to or change or update these Terms of Use, from time to time entirely at its own discretion. You are responsible for checking these Terms of Use periodically to remain in compliance with these terms. Your use of the Site after any amendment to the Terms of Use shall constitute your acceptance of these terms and you also agree to be bound by any such changes/revisions. BCCL reserves the right to suspend / cancel or discontinue any portions of the service at any time without notice, make modifications and alterations in any or all of the contents, products, offerings and services contained on the site without prior notice.

Copyright and Trademarks

Unless otherwise stated, copyright and all intellectual property rights in all material presented on the Site (including but not limited to text, audio, video or graphical images), trademarks and logos appearing on this Site are the property of BENNETT COLEMAN &BCCL LIMITED (Television Division), its parent, affiliates and associates and are protected under applicable Indian laws. You agree not to use any framing techniques to enclose any trademark or logo or other proprietary information of BCCL; or remove, conceal or obliterate any copyright or other proprietary notice or any credit-line or date-line on other mark or source identifier included on the Site / Service, including without limitation, the size, color, location or style of all proprietary marks. Any infringement shall be vigorously defended and pursued to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Limited Permission to Copy

BCCL grants you permission to only access and make personal use of the Site and You agree not to, directly or indirectly download or modify / alter / change / amend / vary / transform / revise / translate / copy / publish / distribute or otherwise disseminate any content on BCCL's Site / Service, or any portion of it either directly or indirectly.
You may not (whether directly or through the use of any software program) create a database in electronic or structured manual form by regularly or systematically downloading and storing all or any part of the pages from this site. No part of the Site may be reproduced or transmitted to or stored in any other web site, nor may any of its pages or part thereof be disseminated in any electronic or non-electronic form, nor included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without prior written permission.

Individual Registration, Access and Exchange of Information

You may be required to insert personal details, such as name, contact number, email address, name of organization, designation, remarks pertaining to your service requirements and any other information that may be asked from time to time. By submitting such information to us, you grant us a right to make contact with you for the purpose of initiating detailed business discussions. That you agree to submit/share only authentic and correct information with us.

No unlawful or prohibited use

As a condition of your use of the Services, you will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any BCCL's server, or the network(s) connected to any BCCL server, or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of any Services. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Services, other accounts, computer systems or to any of the Services, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Services.

Rights Reserved

Any services to be rendered by BCCL shall be at sole discretion of BCCL. BCCL is not beunder any obligation, compulsion to render you the services. It is also disclaimed that, BCCL shall not honor the services pertaining to promotion of any unlawful activity e.g. betting, gambling, narcotics or any other legally prohibited activity or products.

Termination of Account

BCCL reserves its right to refuse service, restrict, suspend, terminate this Agreement; Terminate or suspend your access to the BCCL's Websites;; Refuse, move, or remove any Content / Image that is available on or through the Services;; Establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Services) at any time and, remove or edit contents or cancel orders (entered by you) in its sole discretion with or without cause, and with or without any prior notice for any violation of the Terms of Use. Upon such termination or suspension, your right to use the BCCL's Websites will immediately cease.

User Conduct and Obligations

You hereby agree and assure BCCL that the Site/Services shall be used for lawful purposes only and that you will not violate laws, regulations, ordinances or other such requirements of any applicable Central, State or local government or any other international laws.

Advertising Material

Part of the Site may contain advertising information or promotion material or other material of BCCL or submitted to BCCL by third parties. Responsibility for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on Site complies with applicable International and National law is exclusively on the party providing the information/material. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than BCCL found on or through the Website, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. BCCL will not be responsible or liable for any claim, error, omission, inaccuracy in advertising material or any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such non- BCCL advertisers on the Website. BCCL reserves the right to omit, suspend or change the position of any advertising material submitted for insertion. Acceptance of advertisements on the Site will be subject to these terms and conditions.