1.1This website www.fthecouch.com("Website") and the mobile application ("App") are owned and operated by FTC TALENT MEDIA ENTERTAINMENT ("Company").
1.3All capitalized terms and terms used in the User Agreement which are also used herein below shall be ascribed the same meaning as set out in the User Agreement, unless repugnant to the context herein or otherwise have been specifically defined herein.
3.1Personal informationshall mean any information that relates to a natural person, which either directly or indirectly, in combination with other information available or likely to be available with the Website/App, is capable of identifying such person or when combined with other information can be used to identify such person. This includes your name, address, mobile or contact numbers, date of birth, gender, email address, location (by geo tracking devices), as well as the username and password created by you for use of the Website/App other relevant data desired by us etc.
4.1The Company may collect several types of information about its Users. Some of this information may be given voluntarily by the User while availing certain services offered on the Website/App; while some information may be collected automatically when the user is surfing the Website/App.
4.2Information provided voluntarily
It may be noted that the Company may require you to voluntarily provide information about yourself in the following events:
4.3In any of the aforesaid events, you may be required to provide the following information:
4.4You may note that it is possible that we may collect personal information about you from sources other than yourself, such as forums, blogs, instant messaging, referral program, other users of our services and our business partners. However, any such information shall not be considered to be sensitive, if it is freely available in the public domain, or under (Indian) Right to Information Act, 2005 or under any other applicable law for the time being in force.
4.5Information retrieved/collected automatically
The Company may collect a variety of technical, navigational and other non-personal information about you such as your IP address, operating systems and software, types of devices used, types of browsers, usage patterns, geo-location of a browser, address of your server from where the Website/App is being accessed, URLs visited prior to the use of the Website/App or URLs visited after use or access to the Website/App etc. when you visit the Website/App, through the following:
5.1You are eligible to register and avail the services provided on the Website/App only if you are an Eligible Person.
5.2In case the services offered by the Website and App are for and on behalf of a minor or a child artist or an person who is not an Eligible Person, the Website and App must be accessed by only the parents/ legal guardians who have to be competent to contract and act on behalf of such minor or child artist or person who is not an Eligible Person. Such parents/ legal guardians will be responsible adhering to this User Agreement and for the actions of the minor, child artist or a person not being an Eligible Person, on whose behalf he/she accesses the Website/App without any liability whatsoever on the Company.
You herby expressly grant your written consent to the Company through the Website/App to collect, possess, receive, upload, store, deal with, handle and/or use, share, disclose and transfer the personal information and/or sensitive personal data to such persons and such
7.1Personal and non-personal information collected by us, will be used by the Company in handling general enquiries concerning its services, in providing better user interface, making your visit to the Website/App more user-friendly and without limiting the foregoing, for the following purposes:
8.1The Company may disclose/ transfer (whether within or outside India) and/or exchange your personal information including your personal data to and/ or with all such persons and/or entities, as may be required for the aforesaid lawful purposes, including but not limited to:
8.3Notwithstanding anything contained elsewhere, any personal information including sensitive data may be disclosed by the Company to any third party by an order/ direction under the law for the time being in force, without any consent or other obligation. For instance, personal information may be released to an officer making the request if he provides a warrant or a court order requiring such disclosure.
8.4Where a government agency makes a request to obtain information for the purpose of verification of identity, or for prevention, detection, investigation including cyber incidents, prosecution and punishment of offences, the Company may share the personal information without obtaining any prior consent of the User.The Company will be utilising the services of third party service providers such as technical service providers to create and support the Website/ App, third party advertising company etc. The Company may publish or share your non-personal information in order to promote the Website/Appwith the Company's affiliates, various third parties and Company's service providerswithout your consent.You are informed that the Company's third party service providers may utilise information relating to your usage of the Website/ App in order to provide customised services, offers and advertisements to you.
In the event that you choose to avail any service or facility that may be offered through the Website/App or put in a request or query with respect to the same, you shall have to register yourself with us and/ or provide personal information about yourself. You may note that the Company may (through our agents/ service providers) contact you either through e-mail, fax, telephone or personal visits for verification/ confirmation of the same.
Prior to collection of the personal information (including sensitive personal data), the Website/App may give you an option to withhold the data/ information sought. Further, you may withdraw the consent given to the Company on the Website/App, by communicating in writing. However, such withholding of information or withdrawal of consent may result in the Company being unable to provide services and facilities and the Company reserves its right to take appropriate action with respect to any obligations or in relation to any contract under which such personal information was sought. It being clarified that such withdrawal of consent shall not affect the permission granted prior to such withdrawal and hence the Company shall not be liable for sharing personal information (as stated herein) in any manner whatsoever.
11.1The Company will not be responsible for the accuracy or authenticity of the personal information or sensitive personal data that is provided by you. It is the responsibility of the User to notify the Company through the Website/App of any changes to their personal information. To attain this end, the User may request the Website/App for reasonable access to, and correction of, their personal information collected by the Website/App by emailing their request/clarification at email@example.com. The Company makes good efforts to provide its users with reasonable access to their respective personal information and shall ensure that any personal information found to be inaccurate and brought to the notice of the Company by the User is rectified or amended as feasible. The Company may however before processing such requests, ask the User to identify themselves and the information /data requested to be modified by them in order to avoid repetitive and/or illegitimate requests. The Company shall not be responsible for any delay in updating such information.
11.2In the event a User requests the Company to delete his/her personal information and/or his account, the Company shall ensure that such personal information/ user account is deleted within 36 (thirty six) hours of receiving such a request. The Company may however before processing such requests, ask the User to identify themselves and the information /data requested to be deleted by them in order to avoid any illegitimate/bogus requests. Once the personal information/ user account is deleted, all data in respect thereof shall cease to be accessible to the User, and the Company may thereafter send an email to such User apprising him/her of such deletion. The User may contact the Company by emailing their request at @.
11.3It is clarified that, after the deletion of the personal information/ User account, the Company shall maintain records of the same for a period of 90 (ninety) days thereafter in a separate restricted and confidential back up after which the same shall be deleted therefrom. It is clarified that even though the Company may maintain records of deleted data for 90 (ninety) days, once the personal information/ user account of a particular User has been deleted upon his/her request, the same shall not be retrievable by the User in any manner whatsoever and at any time thereafter.
11.4The Company may, however, withhold or may not be able to provide information to you for valid reasons including if it:
13.2The testimonials that you may write shall be published on the Website/App, without your consent.
The uploading, dealing, handling and/ or using of any personal information for any lawful purpose by the Website/App, including for the purposes and in the manner outlined above shall not constitute 'publication' in any manner.
15.1The Company takes appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized use, access, alteration and destruction of data; however we do not guarantee that the information provided by you to the Website/App shall not be intercepted while being transferred over the internet. Access to all Users is password protected and the Website/App has SSL certification. The Website/App is also in compliance with International ISO Standard IS/ISO/IEC 27001.
15.2You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login ID and password and shall not reveal the same to any third party. In the event you believe that your user information has been stolen or compromised, you must contact us immediately at @. We shall endeavour to block your account or provide restricted access upon being informed of such an event in order to protect your identity and information. However, we shall not be responsible for any unauthorized use/access to your account or disclosure of any personal information by virtue of such an event.
This Website/App may be operated from India as well as outside India. In the event you are located in any place other than in India, you shall ensure that you comply with the applicable laws in India as well as the local laws or regulations of the territory from which you access the Website/App or the facilities and services provided by the Website/App.
Name: Mr. Akshay Vatsa
Address: 110, Dr. E. Moses Road, Next to 4 Seasons Hotel, Jijamata Nagar, Mumbai, Maharashtra � 400 018
Email address: @
For general queries and communication you may also contact us at the same address mentioned in Clause 18 above.