PRIVACY POLICY
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Overview

Bigflix ("www.bigflix.com") recognizes that its customers, visitors, users, and others who use www.bigflix.com (Website) or other web sites owned or operated by Big Flicks Private Limited (hereinafter referred to as collectively or individually "Users") value their privacy.

This Privacy Notice details important information regarding the use and disclosure of User Personal Data collected on the website of Bigflix. Bigflix provides this Privacy Notice to help you make an informed decision about, whether to use or continue using the Website.

This Privacy Notice is incorporated into and is subject to the Terms of Use of our site. (http://www.bigflix.com/terms). Your use of our Website and any Personal Data you provide on our website remains subject to the terms of this Privacy Notice and our Terms of Use.

Please note that any literature, comments, messages, blogs, scribbles etc. posted/uploaded/conveyed/communicated by users on our Website becomes published content and is not considered Personal Data subject to this Privacy Notice.

We distribute movies that have been appropriately certified by the Central Board of Film Certification, television and other filmed entertainment. We reserve the right to display and promote the filmed entertainment or other information on our Website to you in any manner we choose in our sole and absolute discretion.

Definitions

Personal Data ? Any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.
Processing ? Any operation or set of operations which is performed on Personal Data or on sets of Personal Data.
Data subject ? A natural person whose Personal Data is being processed.
Child ? A natural person under 13 years of age.

Data Protection Principles

We promise to follow the following data protection principles:
  • Processing is lawful, fair, and transparent. Our processing activities have lawful grounds. We always consider your rights before processing Personal Data. We will provide you information regarding processing upon request.
  • Processing is limited to the purpose. Our processing activities fit the purpose for which Personal Data was gathered.
  • Processing is done with minimal data. We only gather and process the minimal amount of Personal Data required for any purpose.
  • Processing is limited with a time period. We will not store your personal data for longer than needed.
  • We will do our best to ensure the accuracy of data.
  • We will do our best to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of data.

Data Subject?s rights

The Data Subject has the following rights:
  • Right to information ? meaning you have to right to know whether your Personal Data is being processed; what data is gathered, from where it is obtained and why and by whom it is processed.
  • Right to access ? meaning you have the right to access the data collected from/about you. This includes your right to request and obtain a copy of your Personal Data gathered.
  • Right to rectification ? meaning you have the right to request rectification or erasure of your Personal Data that is inaccurate or incomplete.
  • Right to erasure ? meaning in certain circumstances you can request for your Personal Data to be erased from our records.
  • Right to restrict processing ? meaning where certain conditions apply, you have the right to restrict the Processing of your Personal Data.
  • Right to object to processing ? meaning in certain cases you have the right to object to Processing of your Personal Data, for example in the case of direct marketing.
  • Right to object to automated Processing ? meaning you have the right to object to automated Processing, including profiling; and not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated Processing. This right you can exercise whenever there is an outcome of the profiling that produces legal effects concerning or significantly affecting you.
  • Right to data portability ? you have the right to obtain your Personal Data in a machine-readable format or if it is feasible, as a direct transfer from one Processor to another.
  • Right to lodge a complaint ? in the event that we refuse your request under the Rights of Access, we will provide you with a reason as to why. If you are not satisfied with the way your request has been handled please contact us.
  • Right for the help of supervisory authority ? meaning you have the right for the help of a supervisory authority and the right for other legal remedies such as claiming damages.
  • Right to withdraw consent ? you have the right withdraw any given consent for Processing of your Personal Data.

What Personal Data we gather about you

The information our website gathers from its Users are as follows:

USER PROVIDED INFORMATION:

You provide certain Personal Data (such as your name and email address) to us while choosing to participate in various activities on our website such as uploading videos, posting messages in our forums or in the video comments section, entering contests or, taking advantage of promotions, responding to surveys, or subscribing to newsletters or other mailing lists.

COOKIES INFORMATION:
When you visit our website, we may send one or more cookies - a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters - to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. We use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser help file directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of our website may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.

LOG FILE INFORMATION:
When you use our website, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser language, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.

CLEAR GIFS INFORMATION:

When you use our website, we may employ "clear GIFs" (a.k.a. Web Beacons) which are used to track the online usage patterns of our Users anonymously (i.e., in a non-personally-identifiable manner). In addition, we may also use clear GIFs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened by recipients.

How we use your Personal Data

Your Personal Data submitted to us through our Website shall be used to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of our Website.

Any Personal Data that you voluntarily disclose online (on discussion boards, in messages and chat areas, within your public profile page, etc.) becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by others. Your account name or your email address is displayed to other Users when you send messages through our website and other Users can contact you through messages and comments.

We may use your email address or other Personal Data to send commercial or marketing messages without your consent and except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. We may, however, use your email address without further consent for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major changes or for customer service purposes).

We use both your Personal Data and certain Non-Personal Data (such as anonymous User usage data, cookies, IP addresses, browser type, click stream data, etc.) to improve the quality and design of our website and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing User preferences and trends.

We use cookies, clear gifs, and log file information to:
(a) remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit our website;
(b) provide custom, personalized content and information;
(c) monitor the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns;
(d) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, pages viewed, etc.; and
(e) track your entries, submissions, and status in promotions, sweepstakes, and contests.

When do we disclose your Personal Data

We provide Personal Data and some non-Personal Data to our subsidiaries, affiliated companies, or other businesses or persons for the purpose of processing such information on our behalf. We require that these parties agree to process such information in compliance with our privacy policy, and we use reasonable efforts to limit their use of such information and to use other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.

We do not share your Personal Data (such as name or email address) with other, third-party companies for their commercial or marketing use without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you have the ability to opt-in or opt-out.

We do share Non-Personal Data (such as anonymous User usage data, referring / exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with interested third-parties for commercial and marketing use or to assist them in understanding the usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the Website.

We may release Personal Data and/or non-Personal Data if required to do so by law, or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with state and central laws (such as Copyright Law of India) or respond to a court order, subpoena, or search warrant or at the request of any judicial and or quasi judicial authority or the Government of India or State to disclose this information to a third party, after taking all due precautions before the information requested is disclosed.

Bigflix also reserves the right to disclose Personal Data and/or Non-Personal Datanon-Personal Data that www.Bigflix.com believes, in good faith, is appropriate or necessary to enforce our Terms of Use, take precautions against liability, to investigate and defend itself against any third party claims or allegations, to assist government enforcement agencies, to protect the security or integrity of our web site, and to protect the rights, property, or personal safety of www.Bigflix.com, our Users or others.

Your Choices

You may choose to decline to submit Personal Data through our website, in which case we may not be able to provide certain services to you. In such an event, you will be notified of the same at the time of opening your account and we shall not be liable and or responsible for the lack of certain services to you. You may update or correct your personal profile information and email preferences at any time by visiting your account profile page on our website. Please note that media files uploaded by Users on our website cannot be removed and remain subject to our Terms of Use.

To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you profile access or making corrections. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information at all times.

Please contact privacy@bigflix.com with any questions or comments about this Privacy Notice, your Personal Data, your consent, or your opt-in or opt-out choices.

Third party Advertisers, Links to Other Sites

We allow other companies, called third party ad servers or ad networks, to serve advertisements within our website. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to send, directly to your browser, the advertisements and links that appear on our website. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize the advertising content you see. We do not provide any Personal Data to these third-party ad servers or ad networks without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you may request to opt-out. However, please note that if an advertiser asks Us to show an advertisement to a certain audience (for example, men aged 18-34) or audience segment (for example, men aged 18-24 who have viewed certain channels of content) and you respond to that advertisement, the advertiser or ad server may conclude that you fit the description of the audience they are trying to reach. The advertiser may also use information regarding your use of our website, such as the number of times you viewed an ad (but not any Personal Data), to determine which ads to deliver to you.

Third parties whom may access your data
Our services are tailored in manner where third parties are also integrated into the services. Before proceeding further, we request you to review the respective privacy policies of these third parties and consult them for their practices or for any instructions including and not limited to on how to opt-out of certain practices. Our privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such 3rd parties or web sites.

How we secure your Personal Data

We use commercially reasonable physical, managerial, and technical safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of your Personal Data. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission of information, we make commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security of our systems. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.

If we come to know about a breach in the security systems, then we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. We may post a notice on our website if a security breach occurs. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive a free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us using this link privacy@bigflix.com

Our Commitment to Children's Privacy

Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, we do not knowingly collect or maintain Personal Data or non-Personal Data on our website from persons below 16 years of age, and no part of our website is directed to persons below the age of 16 years. If you are under 16 years of age, then please do not use or access our website at any time or in any manner. If we learn that Personal Data of persons below 16 years of age has been collected on our website then we will take appropriate steps to delete this information. We do not target children with our services. If you have questions about our Site or Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact the Bigflix Privacy Coordinator at privacy@bigflix.com

Special Note to International Users

www.bigflix.com is a website hosted in India and is intended for and directed to Users worldwide. If you are a User accessing our website from any other country with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure, that differ from the laws of India, please be advised that through your use of our website, this Privacy Notice, and our Terms of Use, you are transferring your Personal Data to India and you consent to that transfer. We will only be complying with the legal provisions on the subject matter as applicable in India from time to time.

In the Event of Merger, Sale, or Bankruptcy

In the event that Bigflix is acquired by or merged with a third party entity, we reserve the right, in any of these circumstances, to transfer or assign the information we have collected from our Users as part of such merger, acquisition, sale, or other change of control. In the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors' rights generally, we may not be able to control how your Personal Data is treated, transferred, or used.

Cookies and other technologies we use

We use cookies and/or similar technologies to analyze customer behavior, administer the website, track users? movements, and to collect information about users. This is done in order to personalize and enhance your experience with us. A cookie is a tiny text file stored on your computer. Cookies store information that is used to help make sites work. Only we can access the cookies created by our website. You can control your cookies at the browser level. Choosing to disable cookies may hinder your use of certain functions.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

Necessary cookies ? these cookies are required for you to be able to use some important features on our website, such as logging in. These cookies don’t collect any Personal Data.
Functionality cookies ? these cookies provide functionality that makes using our service more convenient and makes providing more personalized features possible. For example, they might remember your name and e-mail so you don’t have to re-enter this information next time when commenting.
Analytics cookies ? these cookies are used to track the use and performance of our website and services
Advertising cookies ? these cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are relevant to you and to your interests. In addition, they are used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. They are usually placed to the website by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. These cookies remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers. Often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organization.
You can remove cookies stored in your computer via your browser settings.
We use Google Analytics to measure traffic on our website. Google has their own Privacy Policy which you can review here. If you’d like to opt out of tracking by Google Analytics, visit the Google Analytics opt-out page.
Click here to know more about types of cookies used by us.

COOKIE NAME PURPOSE DURATION DOMAIN CATEGORY DATA HELD BY COOKIE
JSESSIONID Sessions are stored at the end of session .bigflix.com necessary Security
Campaign Tracking internal campaigns of Bigflix 1 month .bigflix.com functionality Functionality
Userid To identify Unique user of Bigflix 15 days .bigflix.com functionality Functionality
_ga/_gat/_gid Tracking user for Google Analytics managed by google analytics .bigflix.com Analytical Analytical
_utma/_utmc/_utmb/_utmd tracking user behaviour thoughout , just for analysing dropouts and making a better site for user managed by google analytics .bigflix.com Analaytical Analytical

Changes and Updates to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right at any time to (i) change the terms of this Privacy Policy; (ii)  change the Terms of Use, including eliminating or modifying any content on or feature of the Website; or (iii) change/charge any fees or charges for use of the services.

Any changes we make shall be effective immediately from the notice, which we may give either by posting the new notice on the website or via electronic mail. Your use of the services after such notice will be deemed acceptance of such changes. Be sure to review changes in the Privacy Policy and Privacy Notice periodically to ensure your familiarity with the most current version. You will always be able to tell when the version was last updated by checking the "Last Revised date in the header of this Privacy Policy.

Contact Information

If site users have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at:

E-mail: privacy@bigflix.com

Postal address:

801 802, Grandeur Lotus,
Captain Sawant Marg,
Off Vira Desai Road,
Andheri (W) ? 400053
Mumbai, Maharashtra.