1. VPMM TRUST which was known as V.P. MUTHAIAH PILAI MEENAKSHI AMMAL TRUST and committed to the ethical collection, retention and use of information that you provide to us about yourself (“Personal Information”) on this site http://www.vpmmtrust.com
2. Your Personal Information may comprise the following:
a) your name
b) your age
c) your occupation
d) a user ID and password of your choice
e) your email and mailing address
f) your telephone number
g) your payment processing details
h) limited personal details
i) Any other data as VPMM TRUST may require
5. Collection of Information
5.1: Site Browsing: You browse the Site anonymously. We do not require you to identify yourself or reveal any Personal Information while browsing through the Site. However, you may not be able to access certain sections of the Site or interact with us without supplying us with Personal Information. For instance, you would not be able to transact at the Site or make any feess at the Site, without providing the Site with Personal Information. If you desire to register yourself at the Site, you would be required to provide your Personal Information.
5.2: While you are browsing through the Site, the Site’s operating system may automatically record some general information (“General Information”) about your visit such as:
(i) the date and time you visit the Site, along with the address of the previous website your were visiting, if you linked to us from another website
(ii) the type of browser you are using (such as Internet Explorer version ‘X’)
(iii) which ‘hit’ it is on the Site
5.3: The General Information is not Personal Information. VPMM TRUST’s tracking system does not record personal information about individuals or link this information to any Personal Information collected from you.
5.4: The General Information is used by VPMM TRUST for statistical analysis, for tracking overall traffic patterns on the Site and to gauge the public interest in VPMM TRUST and the Site. Such General Information may be shared by VPMM TRUST with any person, at VPMM TRUST’s discretion.
“Cookies” are small amounts of data that a website can send to a web browser on a visitor’s computer. The cookie is stored on a visitor’s computer. A cookie may enable the site holder to track how a visitor navigates through its site and the areas in which they show interest. This is similar to a traffic report: it tracks trends and behaviors, but does not identify individuals. Information gathered may include date and time of visits, pages viewed, time spent at the site, and the site visited just before and just after the VPMM TRUST site.
Types of Cookies
Cookies can be set to expire: on a specified date after a specific period of time when a transaction has been completed or when a user turns off his/her browser.
A cookie that is erased from memory when a visitor’s browser closes is called a “session” cookie. Cookies that expire based on a time set by the Web server are called “persistent” cookies.
Persistent cookies may be used in some cases, for example, to recognize when a visitor returns to a website. The web browser will send the cookie information from the initial visit back to the website. This is useful to the visitor if he or she has established a password at a particular website and wants to be identified by that site to perform a function or transaction.
To browse anonymously, you may set your browser to disable cookies or delete cookies. Please note that disabling cookies for some services will impact ability to use that service.
Refusing Cookies on VPMM TRUST’s Website
Note: Some product features and services provided by VPMM TRUST require you to accept a cookie in order to be able to use the particular functionality or service. These cookies are used to establish a link between the user and the application server. The cookies contain unique session IDs, and no customer data is stored on the cookies.
6.0 Usage of Information
6.1: Personal information will be used by VPMM TRUST for internal purposes including the following:
(i) sending you inter alia emails, features, promotional material, surveys, brochures, catalogues, VPMM TRUST Annual Report, VPMM TRUST-in -Action, reminders for feess, regular updates on the utilisation of feess by VPMM TRUST and other updates.
(ii) processing your feess to VPMM TRUST and purchases of VPMM TRUST products on the Site. (iii) delivering the VPMM TRUST products you have purchased on the Site /Receipt for feess made by you to VPMM TRUST.
(iv) maintaining an internal confidential database of all the Personal Information collected from visitors to the Site
(v) evaluating and administering the Site and VPMM TRUST’s activities, responding to any problems that may arise and gauging visitor trends on the Site.
7. Disclosure of Personal Information by VPMM TRUST
7.1: Within VPMM TRUST, access to Personal Information collected by VPMM TRUST will be given only to those persons who are authorised by VPMM TRUST and third parties hired by VPMM TRUST to perform administrative services. VPMM TRUST will provide access to third parties for inter alia entering and managing Personal Information in VPMM TRUST’s Database, processing your orders or feess preparing address labels, sending emails, which require such third parties to have access to your Personal Information. VPMM TRUST cannot guarantee that such parties will keep your Personal Information confidential and VPMM TRUST will not be liable in any manner for any loss of confidentiality attributable to such third parties.
7.2: VPMM TRUST may share Personal Information with any of persons who are associated with VPMM TRUST, including companies and non-governmental organisations affiliated with VPMM TRUST in any manner. VPMM TRUST will retain ownership rights over such information and will share only such portions of the Personal Information as it deems fit.
7.3: VPMM TRUST is not liable in any manner whatsoever for the loss, damage(whether direct, indirect, consequential or incidental) or harm caused to you by the misuse of your Personal Information by a third party who is not an employee of VPMM TRUST.
7.4: Notwithstanding anything contained herein or any other contract between you and VPMM TRUST, VPMM TRUST reserves the right to disclose any Personal Information about you without notice or consent as needed to satisfy any requirement of law, regulation, legal request or legal investigation, to conduct investigations of breaches of law, to protect the Site, to protect VPMM TRUST and it’s property, to fufill your requests, to protect our visitors and other persons and if required by the policy of VPMM TRUST.
8.1: VPMM TRUST however does not make any express or implied warranty with respect to the security measures that it may employ from time to time for the protection of the Personal Information.
9. Links to other Websites
11. Copyright Protection
All content on this Site including graphics, text, icons, interfaces, audio clips, logos, images and software is the property of VPMM TRUST and/or its content suppliers and is protected by Indian and international copyright laws. The arrangement and compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this Site is the exclusive property of VPMM TRUST and protected by Indian and international copyright laws. Permission is given to use the resources of this Site only for the purposes of making enquiries, making a fees or placing an order for the purchase of VPMM TRUST products. Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display or performance, of the content on this Site can only be made with the express permission of VPMM TRUST. All other trademarks, brands and copyrights other than those belonging to VPMM TRUST belong to their respective owners and are their property.
12. VPMM fees Refund Policy
VPMM takes the utmost care to process feess as per the instructions given by our students and parents, online and offline. However, in case of an unlikely event of an erroneous fees or if the parent would like to cancel his fees, VPMM will respond to the parent within 7 working days of receiving a valid request for refund from the parent. The timely refund of the fees will depend upon the type of credit card/banking instrument used during the transaction. The parent will have to send VPMM TRUST a written request for a refund within 2 days of making the fees to VPMM TRUST’s official address or email firstname.lastname@example.org along with-
1. Proof of the payment of the fees amount.
2. In cases where the fees receipt has already been issued to the parent, the parent will have to return the original receipt to us at our office addresses.
3. If the tax exemption certificate is already issued, then we are sorry but we will not be able to refund the fees. However, in case of a valid refund request due to any error on VPMM TRUST’s part, VPMM TRUST will refund the fees and bear the costs of the same.
4. International fees will need minimum 20 days for the refund process.