TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION / REGISTRATION TO PARTICIPATE IN AUDITION FOR SELECTION OF PARTICIPANTS IN

“DANCE DEEWANE JUNIOR-CALL FOR ENTRY”

  1. Program and Audition:

Viacom18 Media Private Limited (hereinafter referred to as "Organizer"/ “Viacom18”) is producing a television entertainment dance reality show tentatively titled as “Dance Deewane Junior” ("Program"/” Programme”/ “Show”) for the purpose of broadcasting in India and /or abroad as required by Viacom18. This Program shall be produced by the third-party production house (‘Producer’) for and on behalf of Viacom18 primarily for the purpose of telecast on Viacom18’s channel namely “COLORS” (“Channel”). The purpose of this Program is to conduct a dance reality series for identifying the best kids with dancing talent in a unique and innovative manner and further as may be developed by Viacom18.

Viacom18/Producer is conducting the auditions for selection of participants for participation in the Program (“Audition(s)”) and is open for all Indian citizens residing in India, who are of the age group from 4 to 14 years old and the Participants can participate as either as an individual, or as a group(i.e., duo, trio, etc.) (each an “Applicant” or a “Participant" or “You”) and the participation shall be governed by the terms and conditions as detailed hereinafter.

For clarity, since the Participants are Minor Participants (as defined below) all the terms and conditions stated herein shall deem to apply on the Parent/Legal Guardian (as defined hereinafter) of the Minor and the Parent /Legal Guardian of the Minor Participant shall be bound by all the terms and conditions on behalf of the Minor at all times.

In case of group participation, each and every Participant within a particular group agrees to comply with these terms and conditions including any other terms in relation to the Auditions, subsequent rounds of Auditions and / or the Program. The Terms and Conditions of and in relation to this Auditions as stated herein, is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 ("Act") and rules thereunder as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology (Amendment) Act, 2008. This is a legal and binding agreement between the Applicant /Participant (as defined hereinafter) and Viacom18, that states the terms that govern the Participant’s participation in the Auditions through the various Participation Mechanisms (as stated hereinbelow) and/or any other platform as communicated hereunder. By clicking on the ‘Submit’ icon, the Participant agrees to have read and understood the terms and conditions and hereby unconditionally consents, agrees and undertakes to abide, be bound by and adhere to the terms and conditions stated herein. These terms and conditions, contained herein shall subsist until the first telecast of the last episode of the Program and /or any such extended duration as may be deemed fit by Viacom18 and hence, the rules shall continue to apply on the Participants.

  1. Participation mechanism:
    1. The Participant can participate in the Auditions in the following manner:
      1. Participation through Voot App and/or Voot Website and/or My Jio App: By visiting the website www.voot.com (“Website”) or by downloading the Voot mobile application as owned by Viacom18 (“Voot App”) or by downloading the MyJio App on Your mobile device  and filling in the online form asking for relevant details of the Participants including, inter alia, a) Name of the Participant / Name of Parent / Legal Guardian; Relation with Minor Participant (in case of Minor Participants), b) Age, c) Address, d) Nationality, e) email id, f) Contact number (mobile /landline), (g) City,  etc. and uploading the Audition Video. For Participants who are Minors (as defined below), additional mandatory details regarding Participant’s guardian and their relationship needs to be provided.  In case of Group participation, if any as per the format / structure of the Program, all the member Participants belonging to their respective groups shall provide all the details as required to be mentioned, including the name of the group and  total number of Participants participating in the group.
      2. Participation through Email Mechanism: Participants can also participate in the Auditions by sending an email containing their details as provided under clause 2(i)(a) above along with the Audition Video at DDKids@colorstv.com (“Email ID”). The Viacom18/representative of Viacom18/Producer may get in touch with the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian for obtaining the other details required for furthering the Audition purposes if so determined by Viacom18.

The Participation through Voot App and/or Voot Website and/or MyJio App and participation through Email Mechanism and/or any other platform as communicated herein shall collectively be referred to as ‘Participation Mechanisms’.

    1. The Participant’s participation in the Auditions shall only be considered as valid only upon the Participant’s submission of all the details as required AND upon submission of the Audition Video as per the terms and criteria laid down herein and/or as informed by Viacom18 /authorized representative of Viacom18 through phone calls, sms, emails conversations, meetings and/ or in any other manner whatsoever. The Auditions / subsequent rounds of auditions may be conducted at the sole discretion of Viacom18 in a few cities cities across India (as solely decided by Viacom18) and all the terms and conditions stated herein along with any other terms, rules and regulations as applicable for such auditions shall deem to be applicable and binding on all the Participants / participants/contestants. The Participants undertake to sign all documents / forms / release letters/ declaration / consent letters, etc as may be required by Viacom18 from to time in relation to the Auditions and the Program.
    2. Upon submitting the required information to Viacom18 in any of the manner as provided hereinabove (including but not limited to the submission of the Audition Video and recent photographs through any of the Participation Mechanisms and/or otherwise) in accordance with the requirements and criteria as laid down for the Auditions herein, the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as the case may be) hereby agree to have read and understood all the terms and conditions for participation in the Auditions and agree to abide by the same.
    3. In case of group participation, if applicable, Viacom18/ Producer at their sole discretion may choose not to select the entire group but only the best performers within the group to further participate in the Audition/ subsequent rounds of audition / Program. You hereby agree, undertake and acknowledge that there is no documentation/ undertaking signed/ confirmed by You in the past which contradicts or is in conflict with the aforesaid condition. Further, in case of group/ duet participation even if one of the Participants within a group fails to comply with any of these terms and conditions and/or Rules, then Viacom18 / Producer may, at their sole discretion disqualify such entire group/ particular Participant within a group, at any point of time, from further participation, without any liability to any other member Participants within such group. The Participants within a group shall not have any right to raise any claim / objection against Viacom18/Producer’s decision to disqualify / reject the entry of such group/ Participant(s) within a group at anytime and all terms and conditions contained hereunder shall be deemed to apply to each Participant within a group.
  1. Eligibility Criteria:

Participants of minimum 4 (Four) years of age till 14 (Fourteen) years of age and above are eligible to participate in this Audition and the Program (if selected thereafter). However, Viacom18 may at any time and as per its sole discretion, impose age limit/restriction of the Participants who would be eligible to participate in the Audition, subsequent rounds of Audition and the Program (if selected thereafter).

    1. The following additional requirements shall be applicable:
      1. all the details as required to be provided to Viacom18 (including but not limited to as may be required to filled in as displayed on Voot App / Voot Website / My Jio App/ Email Mechanism) must be duly filled in by Your parent or legal guardian on Your behalf. The parent or legal guardian of the Minor participating in the Auditions (‘Parent’/ ‘’Legal Guardian’) shall be bound by all the terms and conditions as stated herein including without limitation any and all terms as may be laid down / communicated by Viacom18 in relation to the Auditions and the Program. Further that, the Parent/Legal Guardian on behalf of the Minor hereby represents and undertakes that all personal details and/or information submitted to Viacom18 through any of the Participation Mechanisms including without limitation through phone calls, emails, personal meeting and/or in any other manner whatsoever are true, accurate, complete  and in no way misleading /incorrect and/or incomplete. Additionally, the Parent/Legal Guardian on behalf of the Minor may be subsequently required to, also sign and submit all such necessary documents/ release letters / declaration letters/ no objection letters/certificates/ agreements, etc., as required by Viacom18 and/or the Producer and/or its authorized representatives from time to time, in relation to the Auditions and/or for participating in the Program (if selected) and/or otherwise, either with Viacom18 directly or any other party, as Viacom18 may require at any time.
      2. If You are selected for the subsequent round of audition/ venue audition (as the case may be), You must be accompanied by Your Parent or Legal Guardian during such audition and (if applicable) subsequent shoots, rehearsals, etc in relation to the audition and the Program at all times;
      3. Viacom18 shall have the authority and right to disqualify You, at any point of time, if it comes to Viacom18’s knowledge that You, being a Minor have participated without the due consent, knowledge and awareness of Your Parent or Legal Guardian and/or You are in breach of any terms and conditions and/or undertakings herein;
      4. The Parent or Legal Guardian of the Minor participating in this Audition hereby represents and confirms that such Parent or Legal Guardian completely understands the nature of the Program and that he /she has voluntarily chosen at his /her free-will to permit his / her Minor child to participate in the Audition and further participate in the Program (if selected) and such Parent or Legal Guardian is willing to bear all risks, costs & consequences arising from participation of his / her Minor child in the Audition and/or the Program. All the representation and warranties, obligations, terms and covenants as laid down herein and applicable to the Minor child participant shall be deemed to be applicable on the Parent / Legal Guardian and the Parent / Legal Guardian hereby agrees to comply and abide by the same;
      5. The Parent / Legal Guardian hereby agrees and acknowledges that it shall be such Parent’s / Legal Guardian’s complete responsibility to ensure that the Minor’s school/college/university/institute’s attendance and education is not affected due to his / her Minor child’s participation in the Audition/ subsequent auditions and/or the Program (if selected). The Parent/Legal Guardian hereby undertakes to be fully responsible towards the Minor Participant’s education and shall ensure that the Minor Child’s education and welfare will not be affected in any manner while permitting him/her to participate in the Auditions, subsequent round of auditions and / or the Program.
    2. in case of group participation all the terms and conditions as mentioned herein are required to be followed by each member of the group.
  1. Audition Period:

(i) Registration / participation through Email Mechanism: The ‘Audition Period’ shall commence from 20 January 2022 and shall tentatively conclude on 30 March 2022 or such other date and time as decided and updated by Viacom18, as per its sole discretion “Closing hours”.

(ii) Registration / participation through Voot App and/or Voot Website/MyJio App: The Audition Period shall commence from 20 January 2022, and shall tentatively conclude on 30 March 2022, or such other date as may be decided and updated by Viacom18 and/or modified at the sole discretion of Viacom18 and the same shall be updated on Voot or Voot Website MyJio App and/or shall be informed by Viacom18 in any other manner as it deems fit. It shall be the responsibility of the Participants to keep themselves updated with respect to any change/modification in the terms and conditions and/or as informed by Viacom18 and any such modification shall apply to all the Participants and the Participants shall be bound by the amended / modified terms and conditions. The Audition Period depending on the Participation Mechanism shall be construed accordingly.

  1. Requirements of the Audition Video:

The Audition Video should contain a dance video as performed and recorded by the Participant. The Participants shall be solely responsible and liable at his / her sole costs for the song/music as used and synchronized by the Participant in its Audition Video.

Duration of the Audition Video: The Participant shall ensure that the maximum duration of the Audition Video shall be 3 (three) minutes and any Audition Video exceeding the aforesaid criteria shall be rejected.

  1. Size of the Audition Video: The maximum permitted size of the Audition Video can be 50 MB.
  2. Technical Specifications: The Audition Video file can be uploaded by the Participant in the following formats: avi, mov, mp4 or any other regular video format.
  3. Number of times the Audition Video can be sent / uploaded: The Participant may upload and/or submit his/her Audition Video through any of the Participation Mechanisms, multiple number of times before the Closing hours of the Audition Period.
  4. Viacom18 at its sole discretion may either select the Audition Video as submitted on either of the Participation Mechanisms by the same Participant as an entry for the purpose of Audition and subsequent selection.
  5. Documentation and Proofs:

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) confirms that You are a citizen of India and You shall submit, at Viacom18’s request  valid (i) government issued identity proof (viz. Driving license; Permanent Account Number (‘PAN’); Aadhar Card; Voters identity card, Passport number, etc.), including  valid proofs of age, nationality / citizenship [i.e. birth certificate and/or /PAN Card / Aadhar Card,  valid passport, VISA (as the case may be)etc.]; (ii) residence proof; (iii) any other document as may be required for participation in the Program, in consonance with the laws of India and/or any other documents as may be required by Viacom18/Producer from time to time. Further in case of Minor, all the documents along with valid identity, age documents and other documents (as required) substantiating the relationship between such Minor and his/her Parent/ Legal Guardian, who shall be signing /uploading / sending the application form subsequently on behalf of the Minor shall also be provided, to the satisfaction of the Producer / Viacom18. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby represent and undertake that all personal details and/or information given by You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian in the online form /as submitted through any of the Participation Mechanisms and/or in any other manner as intimated to  You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian by Viacom18/ representative of Viacom18/Producer  are true, accurate, complete  and in no way misleading or incorrect or incomplete. Further that, Viacom18  shall have the sole and unfettered right/authority (at its discretion) to disqualify any Participant from Auditions and/or participation in the Program (at any point) if the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) fails to comply with any of the terms and conditions stated herein. Additionally, the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) shall also sign and submit all such necessary documents/ release letters/ declaration letters/ no objection letters/certificates/ agreements etc., as required by Viacom18 and/or the Producer and/or its authorized representatives from time to time, in relation to the Auditions, subsequent audition and/or for participating in the Program (if selected) and/or otherwise either with Viacom18 directly or any other party, as Viacom18 may require at any time and the aforesaid additional documents and these terms and conditions shall be read in consonance with each other.

By submitting the information and the Audition Video through any of the Participation Mechanisms, and/or through emails, sms, phone calls, documents and /or otherwise, You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby waive all privacy rights and/or any other rights including but not limited to proprietary rights, copyrights, etc. and/or any privacy expectations that You and/or Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) may have with respect to the use of the information furnished by You and/or Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) in any manner. Viacom18 / Producer may use the information for sending out commercial information and/or for other commercial, publicity or promotional purposes and the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) shall not raise any objection against the same.

In case of group participation all the terms and conditions as mentioned herein in clauses (i) to (ii) are required to be provided for each member of the group.

  1. Term:

These terms and conditions, all Rules (as defined hereinafter) contained herein shall subsist until the first telecast of the last episode of the Program and /or any such extended duration as may be deemed fit by Viacom18 and hence, the Rules shall continue to apply to the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable).

  1. Content/Recording:

All the Audition Videos, audio visual recordings, audio / video clips, performance executed (including audio, video, audio-visual, etc.), musical recordings (audio and video), content, materials, audio / video clips, bytes,  etc. provided/uploaded/ submitted and/or uploaded by the Participants through any of the participation Mechanisms and/or through  emails and/or otherwise (‘Content’) shall upon creation /submission become the property of Viacom18 and accordingly all intellectual property rights including copyrights as per the Copyright Act, 1957 and/or any other equivalent provision thereof under applicable laws in the Content shall vest with Viacom18 and Viacom18  shall have unfettered exploitation rights in and to the Content, through any and all modes, medium, formats, platforms of exploitation,  throughout the world in perpetuity.

You and/or Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) expressly agree to your subsequent audition and participation at any stage including in the Program (if selected) being recorded and telecast as a part of the Program and/or for promotion of the Program and/or on a stand-alone basis, as required by Viacom18 (“Recording”). You and/or Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby grant to the Channel and Viacom18/its affiliates/group companies etc., the unfettered right to exploit exclusively and in perpetuity, throughout the world, the Content and /or Recording, and its derivatives thereof and/ or any part thereof, through any and all means including but not limited to the right to use Your and Your Parent /Legal Guardian’s name including sobriquet, photographs, images, likeness, voice, audio –visual / videos, Audition Videos Content, Recording, etc. provided/submitted by You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) to Viacom18 and/or recorded by Viacom18 / Producer during the Auditions/ subsequent auditions /Program  through all media including without limitation television, radio, print, mobile, internet, websites, mobile applications and/or any other such media, technology in existence, whether now known and/or devised in the future, from time to time, for unlimited transmission in perpetuity for the territory of entire world, as the Channel/Viacom18, may deem fit. Viacom18/Producer shall not be obliged to exploit the Content /Recording (if made), into the final version of the Program. You and/or Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) agree that on submission/creation of the Content, all intellectual property rights including copyrights in the Content/Recording shall vest with Viacom18 and shall be available to Viacom18 for exploitation throughout the world in perpetuity. You and/or Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby agree that Viacom18  shall have complete, unfettered and exclusive exploitation rights in and to the Content /Recording and have all the rights to exploit, edit, integrate other content with Content/Recording, distribute, exhibit, sell, transfer, license, sub-license, monetize and exploit the Content/Recording on various platforms and through various format, modes, media including but not limited to satellite, internet, digital, cable, wireless networks (Wireless LANs, WIFI, Broadband) WAP, imode any other modes of wired or wireless distribution or exploitation via radio frequencies etc. whether circuit switched or packet switched. These shall include linear transmission or re-transmission of Content /Recording via terrestrial, satellite television, MMDS,SMATV, DTH, IPTV, HITS, SSL, XDSL, DBS, cable television, mobile technologies, internet etc. streaming through internet / broadband / IPTV/ WAP/ iMode / other Mobile Technologies, digital TV (including DBV-H, DBV-T etc.), all forms of on demand (SVOD, TVOD, AVOD, NVOD, PPV etc.) whether free or pay & shall include Free TV & Pay TV and shall also include all forms of non-linear transmission/exploitation including through web, internet, IPTV, mobile, applications, etc. Interactive multimedia, clips, Home Video Rental & Sell Through (including DVD, Compact Disc, Laser Disc, Blue Ray Discs, Video Compact Disc, Video Cassette, Videograms, embodying in any manner in any storage medium, VHS and such other rights), Download to Own, Download to Rent, commercial video, Internet multimedia, communication to public within aircrafts, Railways, Ships, boats, vessels, surface transport and hotel and commercial establishment rights and also include modes, media, formats, platforms of exploitation: (i) in existence now, (ii) in existence now but not in commercial use on the date of execution hereof, and (iii) as may be developed in future. 

You, Your Parent / Legal Guardian do not and shall not have any right to receive or claim any remuneration / compensation, fees at any time whatsoever, towards the usage / exploitation of the Content /Recording by Viacom18 and /or any party authorized by Viacom18 and further You and/or Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby irrevocably grant and assign to Viacom18, free and clear of any and all claims, all of the rights and interests in such Content/Recording exclusively and in perpetuity, throughout the world, and in all media, now or later known or devised including in commercial use.

  1. Rules:

In the event of large number of registrations, participation, the chance to be considered for Auditions, subsequent auditions may be strictly on submission of the Audition Video through any of the Participation Mechanisms on the first come first basis till closure of the Audition Closing hours. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) acknowledge, agree and undertake to abide at all times by all the rules, regulations, terms and conditions for this Auditions as laid down herein and as determined from time to time by Viacom18 (the "Rules"). You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) agree and acknowledge that the Rules,  may be changed at any time by Viacom18 including but not limited to cancelling or postponing the Auditions and/or the Program and/or introducing new / subsequent rounds/levels  and/or changing the format of the Auditions and/or the Program and/or introducing wild card rounds of Auditions / subsequent rounds of Auditions and /or in the Program and / or otherwise and You will be bound by such altered / changed /new Rules/new terms and conditions. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) shall be responsible to make themselves aware about the altered /  modified Rules / term and conditions and shall continue to be bound by the same and Viacom18’s decisions shall be final in matters concerning the same. Viacom18 may at its discretion provide a chance for entry to the Auditions for unregistered people also including but not limited to a foreign nationals provided all the terms and conditions are duly complied with. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) will not raise any claim or dispute due to such change and nor shall Viacom18 be liable to bring the same to your notice or attention. In case the Participant is selected for the subsequent audition / venue audition,  then the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable)  agrees to maintain the decorum of the Audition venue and fill the requisite audition form/application form as required by the Producer or Viacom18 and the terms and conditions contained herein and such additional audition form / application form shall govern the Participant’s participation in the subsequent rounds of audition and the Program (if selected). Further the instructions of the Producer shall be adhered to strictly. Any Applicant/Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as the case may be) who acts in contravention to the instructions of Viacom18/Producer or is found creating nuisance either to Viacom18/Producer or the other Participants shall immediately be disqualified from participating in the subsequent audition / venue audition. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) agree that only the final shortlisted Participants will be contacted directly by Viacom18’s representatives for every subsequent round of audition and selection in the Program and Viacom18/Producer shall not entertain any correspondence by any Participant/person /party in this matter at any time. In case of group participation, even if one of the Participants fails to comply with any of these terms and conditions and/or Rules, then Viacom18 / Producer may, at its sole discretion disqualify such group at any point of time, from further participation in the Audition/subsequent rounds of audition / Program, without any liability to any member Participant within such group. The Participants and/or their respective Parents/Legal Guardians within a group shall not have any right to raise any claim / objection against Viacom18/Producer’s decision to disqualify / reject the entry of such group at any time. The Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) shall comply with all the applicable laws of India and /or any other applicable laws, rules and regulations in relation to the Participant’s act/participation/performance in the Auditions and/or the Program and shall solely be responsible for the same at all times.

  1. Other Terms:

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby confirm that You are medically, physically and mentally fit and sound and that You do not have any kind of medical/physical/mental/emotional condition (including without limitation any heart ailment, blood pressure, final stages of pregnancy and/or psychological, anxiety, hypertension, depression, disease / disorder and/or any other medical problems of any kind whatsoever, etc.) which can jeopardize Your eligibility for participation in the Audition and /or which may affect /cause any nuisance to fellow Participants in Auditions/subsequent rounds of audition and/or Program (if selected). If at any point in time, it comes to Viacom18’s knowledge that You are/ have become medically / mentally/ physical unfit to continue with Your participation in the Auditions/subsequent rounds of audition /Program, then Viacom18/Producer reserves all rights to disqualify / eliminate You from the next round of audition / Program (if you have been selected) and/or at any point in time, without any liability to You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable). Viacom18/Producer reserves the right to include without limitation any additional round /level, theme / feature such as a wild card entry, viewer’s choice, public demand, etc. in the Auditions, any subsequent audition process, and/or between any round/phase of the Audition, subsequent audition including introducing any wild card entry in the Program that may  include any person as a wild card entrant/participant in the Audition / Program at any time during any stage of the Program. Viacom18 reserves all rights to increase or decrease the number of rounds/levels of the Auditions/ subsequent rounds of audition at anytime at its sole discretion and You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) shall not have any right to object against the same and any such changes shall be deemed to be binding on all the Applicants / Participants.

If for any reason the Auditions is not capable of being executed as planned, due to, including without limitation infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, on any of the Participation Mechanisms and/or due to any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Auditions, Viacom18 reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any Participant who may be responsible or who tampers with the entry /Auditions process, and to cancel, modify or terminate the Audition or any part of the Audition/Program. Further, Viacom18 reserves the right to take legal action against such Participant/Parent/Legal Guardian/person /party who has committed a breach under the Cyber laws (Information Technology Act, 2000 and all its amendments thereof) and/or any other laws as may be applicable from time to time and Viacom18 shall be entitled to such remedies in law as applicable.

Viacom18 shall not be held responsible in case of a server shutdown or loss of Participant’s Audition Video / data.

The Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) agrees that they shall be charged for internet usage / mobile data usage at such rates as levied by its internet service provider / mobile service provider and the same shall be checked and shall be borne by the Participant and/or his/her Parent/Legal Guardian at their sole responsibility.

Viacom18 shall not be responsible for any delay in receipt or non-receipt or incomplete receipt of the Audition Video / other details of the Participant. Viacom18 shall not be responsible for any technical difficulties or data corruption that may arise during recording/upload of the Audition Video/content. Further, Viacom18 shall not be responsible and/or liable in any manner whatsoever in case the Participants are unable to register their entry and participate in the Auditions due to failure on part of the internet service provider, facility provider, etc. Shortlisted entries, as selected by Viacom18 shall only be intimated as per the contact details provided on any of the Participation Mechanisms and/ or in any other manner as deemed fit by Viacom18/representative of Viacom18/Producer. Viacom18 does not accept any responsibility for any incorrect and/or incomplete contact detail provided and/or delay in receipt of contact details and/or non-receipt of contact details.

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby represent that You are not under any exclusive contracts / agreements / engagements with any other third party/ agency or not under any kind of disqualification under any law to enter into an agreement with Viacom18 (as may be required) as the case may be and/or to participate in the Audition  or the Program (if selected).

The Participant undertakes to ensure that the photos and/or Audition Videos including performances, statements, comments, remarks made by the Participants in the Audition Videos submitted by him/her and/or their performances in subsequent rounds of Audition / Program  of are not obscene, vulgar, defaming, derogatory or objectionable, denigrating women or children, hurting religious sentiments and/or sentiments of any community, depicting violence and/or against the public policy of India and/or in violation of any of the applicable laws and/or shall not infringe the rights of a third person and shall not infringe copyright, right of privacy or any other rights whatsoever of any person nor violate any applicable Indian or international laws, statutes. Further, the Participant shall be solely responsible to obtain all necessary permissions, licenses, approvals, etc. as may be required prior to submitting the Audition Video through any of the Participation Mechanisms and/or otherwise to Viacom18 and any third party claims/objections received if any shall be solely resolved by the Participant at Participant’s sole costs and consequences without involving Viacom18 in any manner whatsoever

Viacom18/ Producer reserves the right to disqualify You immediately from the Program if you have supplied untruthful, inaccurate or misleading details and/or information, of any nature, have failed to abide by the Rules and/or are in breach of the terms hereof.

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian agree and accept that You shall not appear or participate in any other shows, programs and/or serials and/or make any public performances during the telecast of the Auditions, subsequent rounds of audition and/or the Program without the prior written permission of Viacom18, if You are selected as a participant in the Program. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) agree that in the event of breach of any undertakings herein, Viacom18 shall be entitled to pursue such legal action as it may deem fit and necessary to mitigate any harm and loss which may be caused to it.

In event your Audition Video is selected  by Viacom18 and You are contacted to attend the subsequent round of audition,  the cost of travel to reach the location of the audition, subsequent auditions, rehearsals venue, location of shoot of the Program, etc. including the hotel, accommodation, costumes, make-up, VISA cost (if applicable), other personal expenses  and/or any other expenses of any nature, shall be borne solely by You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian for Yourself and Your companion/Parent/Legal Guardian), and no monies will be reimbursed to You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian nor can any monies be claimed by You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian from Viacom18 or the Producer at anytime.

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian shall not, without Viacom18’s prior written consent, disclose/ publicise in any manner including on social networks /social media platforms and/or any other platform nor discuss with any person/party, including without limitation the press, about any information relating to the  Auditions, the Program, Your participation/appearance, the production team and/or any other participants in the Program and/or any other information which may come to Your knowledge (including without limitation in relation to Viacom18, Producer or any of its employees, consultants or vendors), etc., and You shall maintain strict confidentiality in this matter at all times and in event of Your and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian’s failure to comply with the confidentiality obligations, Viacom18 may/shall, at its option take legal action against You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian, as it may deem fit.

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby represent and warrant that You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian have not been accused or convicted or are  otherwise involved in any offence and/or are not under inquiry or trial by the police or judiciary and that there are no criminal/civil actions pending (actual or threatened) against You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian currently, of whatsoever nature, and/or served against You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian and that You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian have no other disability which would prevent Your participation in the Audition / subsequent rounds of audition or the Program (if selected).

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby agree and acknowledge that Viacom18/Producer shall neither be responsible or liable for any loss, injury, mental/psychological problem /issues like anxiety, depression, stress, mishap, injury, accident, physical harm of any nature, death, any other unfortunate incident, etc., caused to You or Your Parent/Legal Guardian and/or Your companion, during and/or after the Auditions, subsequent rounds of audition and/or the Program, during shoot or recording / training session / rehearsals, etc. and/or while travelling to the location of the venue audition or return therefrom, during the participation in the venue audition, subsequent rounds of audition and /or Program, and/or otherwise, and nor shall be liable to indemnify or make good any claim being raised against it, of whatsoever nature.

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby agree and undertake that, if selected in the subsequent rounds of audition for participation in the Program, in lieu of the prospective entitlement to be part of the Program (subject to selection and written intimation by Viacom18 to such selected Participant(s), as decided by Viacom18 as per its sole discretion), You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian on Your behalf (as applicable) will sign the talent management agreement along with the participant agreement with Viacom18 upon terms to be detailed under the said agreement and in the event You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) fail/refuse to sign the said agreements, then Viacom18 shall have the right to reject the Participant from participation in the subsequent rounds of audition and/or from the Program (as the case may be).

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) shall ensure that the acts /performance in the Audition Video / subsequent rounds of audition/ Program shall in no manner infringe any rights including the copyright of a third person/party. In the event of any violation to the aforementioned, You shall be disqualified from the Auditions, subsequent rounds of audition and/or the Program immediately, without any prior notice of the same to You and You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian shall solely be liable for any and all action (criminal/civil) arising therefrom and shall also be liable to indemnify Viacom18, its affiliates/group companies/employees, the Producer, agents, representatives,   etc., against  any and all losses, claims including third party claims, disputes, disruption, demands, actions, damages, liabilities, etc. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) specifically agree not to file in person/through any family member and/or any third party any applications, criminal and/or civil proceedings in any courts or forum in India against Viacom18/Producer and/or their directors, employees, officers, affiliates or subsidiaries to claim any damages or relief of any nature in any manner in connection with the Auditions/ subsequent rounds of audition /Program. However, in the event You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) are found to be causing any disturbance or disruption before, during or after the Audition/ subsequent rounds of audition then Viacom18/Producer shall have the right to immediately remove, disqualify or ask You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) to leave the location (in case of venue audition), failing which Viacom18 or Producer’s representative shall forcefully remove You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) from the location (in case of venue audition). Any claim/damage for the same will neither be entertained nor compensated by Viacom18/ Producer.

Viacom18 shall not be liable for any loss of earnings, loss of opportunity, employment and/or otherwise caused to You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) or any other person, even if such loss arises as a result of You participating in the Audition / subsequent rounds of audition or the Program (if selected).

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby agree and undertake that they shall not  accept or undertake to accept / give or undertake to give, either directly or indirectly, any gifts, commission or other favour, of any kind whatsoever, to facilitate your selection or participation in the Auditions/ subsequent rounds of audition and/or the Program. It is hereby reiterated that Viacom18 does not charge any money/participation fee for the Audition/ subsequent rounds of audition/ participation in the Program hence, You are requested not to entertain any calls or agents in this regard. Participation in the Auditions, subsequent rounds of audition and /or Program (if selected) is by merit only. Viacom18/ Producer/Channel does not charge any cost/ audition fees for participation in the Auditions/Program. Participants are cautioned against entertaining touts/ agents who solicit money and scam people in the name of the Program/Channel/Producer/Viacom18 and/or otherwise.

Employees and/or their relatives of Viacom18/Producer/ consultants of Viacom18/Producer, and/or persons hired on contract by the Producer or Viacom18, and/or their associate and affiliate companies, the respective sponsors of the Program on the Channel and their employees/relatives will not be qualified for the participation in the Audition and/or the Program (if selected).

Taking part in the Audition process shall be deemed to be consent by the Participant to receive promotional messages about the shows and programs of Viacom18/Producer and messages relating to the Program from Viacom18/Producer or any third party so authorized by Viacom18/Producer.

Apart from the prospective entitlement to be part of the dance  talent hunt “Dance Deewane Junior” subject to selection and written intimation by Viacom18 to such selected Participant(s) (as decided by Viacom18 as per its sole discretion), the Participant /selected Participant or his/her legal heirs will have no other rights or claims against Viacom18/ Producer /affiliates/sponsors, etc. nor  have any right to receive or claim any remuneration/compensation, fees at anytime whatsoever, towards the usage /exploitation of the Recording/Content by Viacom18/Producer. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) understand and agree that, getting shortlisted in the Auditions is only a preliminary step towards participation in the Program and it shall be the absolute and sole discretion of Viacom18 to allow participation based on creative requirements and You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) acknowledge this right of Viacom18 without any dispute or claim. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby understand and agree  that mere announcement/declaration communication of being called for subsequent round of audition, (in any form / manner / or through any medium) will not entitle You to be selected for the Program and shall in no way be deemed to be Your final selection as a contestant of the Program or entitle You to any benefit/demand of any nature. Further, Viacom18 has the sole, unfettered and absolute discretion to shortlist the Participants from the Auditions for selection in the subsequent rounds of audition / venue audition / participation in the Program and that Viacom18’s decision in this regard is final and absolute. The selection criteria indicated herein is indicative and Viacom18 retains absolute right and discretion to decide on the issue of final selection and entry of the Participant into the Program. Only upon fulfilling all Rules, mentioned herein, terms and conditions to the satisfaction of Viacom18, shall Your participation in the Auditions and/or the Program be considered. Even after final selection for the Program, Viacom18 shall have the absolute right to replace any of the Participants as per Viacom18’s  sole discretion and creative requirement. You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) understand and expressly agree that Your selection in the Audition, all subsequent rounds of auditions, selection of number of Participants qualifying for subsequent rounds of audition and for subsequent rounds in the Program, selection as a contestant in the Program, selection as a winner of the Program, etc. and any and all matters in connection with the Auditions and the Program shall be solely as per the criteria and process as determined by Viacom18 and NO correspondence / communication by You / any person /Parent /Legal Guardian/ any third party shall be entertained by Viacom18 / Producer in any manner and at anytime whatsoever.   

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) expressly agree to save and hold Viacom18  harmless and agree to indemnify and keep Viacom18, the Producer, their affiliates, employees, officers, directors, agents, contractors, representatives, or any other person, directly or indirectly connected to the Program, against any and all claims, demands, direct or indirect losses (physical, mental, emotional, medical), damages, actions, liability arising as a result of any untruthful, inaccurate or misleading information, or concealment of material facts provided by You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian, any failure on Your and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian’s part to abide by the Rules, any breach of Your representations, warranties terms and conditions hereof including terms and conditions of any agreement entered into with Viacom18 and/or any terms and conditions otherwise stated / prescribed, any act including any unlawful act, omissions, misconduct, performance, harm caused to any person / party during the Audition, subsequent rounds of audition and/or in the Program, any violation of any applicable laws by You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable), and/or any such claims, losses, damages and liabilities arising out of Your participation in the Audition, subsequent rounds of audition and/or the Program and/or in relation thereto. In the event of any claim, You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) will promptly adjust, settle, defend or otherwise dispose of such claim at Your sole costs and consequences. If You are not diligently and continuously pursuing this matter, Viacom18 may take such action on behalf of itself and/ or as attorney on behalf of You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable), to adjust, settle, defend or otherwise dispose of such claim, in which case You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) shall, reimburse Viacom18 for any costs and penalties incurred thereof or such other indemnity in the amount thereof. In case of group participation, all the Participants belonging to a particular group shall be jointly and severally liable to comply with all the indemnity obligations as contained herein.

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby agree and confirm that even if You are selected for the Auditions, subsequent rounds of audition and/or the Program, neither You nor Your Parent/Legal Guardian, etc., shall have any right to claim any benefit/demand/consideration/monies from Viacom18 and/or Producer, in addition and/or in exchange of the selection. You further agree and confirm, that in case You are selected as a participant / contestant in the Program, then You /and in case of a Minor, the Parent /Legal Guardian, shall enter into a separate talent management agreement /any other written agreement with Viacom18 and You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian agree that You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian shall be bound by the terms & conditions of that agreement in addition to these Rules, terms and conditions as stated herein. In event, You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian refuse to enter into the aforesaid talent management agreement /any other written agreement with Viacom18, then Viacom18 shall at its sole discretion may reject such Participant’s participation in the Program at any point of time, without any liability.   In case You are selected as a participant / contestant in the Program, then You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian represent and undertake that You shall make Yourself exclusively available for the entire duration of the Program, shoot of the Program including any additional days required for promotion / marketing activity and/or any other period as required by Viacom18 without any additional compensation for the same.

You and/or Your Parent/Legal Guardian (as applicable) hereby agree and confirm that any and all decisions of Viacom18 and/or the Producer in connection with selection, disqualification, participation,  for/in the Auditions, subsequent rounds of audition, and/or the Program (if selected) is final and binding and is non-contestable. You shall neither question the process /eligibility criteria nor dispute the same in any manner.

The grant of rights, representations, warranties, indemnities given by the Participant and the Participant’s confidentiality obligations contained herein and any such provision that is intended to survive and/or by its very nature should survive, shall survive the expiration of the Term as contained herein.

All terms and conditions as laid down herein which are applicable on an adult Participant shall, with respect to a Minor Participant be applicable on his/her Parent/Legal Guardian. The Parent/Legal Guardian of a Minor Participant hereby agrees to abide by all terms and conditions as stated herein on behalf of his Minor child Participant.

In case of any dispute or difference in respect of above, decision of Viacom18 shall be final and binding on all parties/persons.

The terms and conditions shall be governed, interpreted by and construed in accordance with the laws of India and the Courts of Mumbai, India shall have sole and exclusive jurisdiction over any suit or other proceeding arising out of or based upon this terms and conditions.

I AND/OR ALL THE GROUP MEMBERS OF THE GROUP (AS THE CASE MAY BE) HEREBY AGREE, CONFIRM AND DECLARE THAT THE INFORMATION I / WE HAVE PROVIDED / SUBMITTED HEREIN IS TRUE AND CORRECT AND I /WE FURTHER AGREE THAT I / WE HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR MY / OUR APPLICATION / PARTICIPATION AND I / WE HEREBY CONFIRM TO COMPLY WITH THE SAME. ALL INFORMATION GIVEN BY ME / US, WHETHER ORALLY OR IN WRITING IS TRUE AND COMPLETE AND THAT I/WE SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE AND LIABLE TO INDEMNIFY VIACOM18, IT’S AFFILIATES, PRODUCER, CONTRACTORS / REPRESENTATIVES / AGENTS / PARTNERS AGAINST ANY LOSS/DAMAGE/CLAIMS, ETC. ARISING DUE TO ANY MISREPRESENTATION AND/OR INCOMPLETE INFORMATION PROVIDED BY ME/US AND I AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE RULES AND TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET OUT ABOVE.

Note: Participation in the Audition(s) by Participants who are less than 18 years of age (“Minor”) will be deemed as participation with the prior consent and knowledge of the respective participant's Parent/Legal Guardian. All undertakings of the Participant (who is a Minor) shall be deemed to be accepted by the Parent / Legal Guardian on behalf of such Minor and the terminology ‘Applicant/ Participant’ used for the purpose of undertakings (as mentioned herein) shall mean Parent/Legal Guardian of such Minor.