PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT WE MAY COLLECT
The collection and usage of the Personal Information shall at all times be in compliance with the requirements of the applicable data protection laws including the Information Technology Act, 2000 (and any statutory modification or re-enactment thereof from time to time in force). The Firm shall take all reasonable efforts to ensure the security of such Personal Information as per the applicable Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011.
COLLECTION OF NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may automatically collect certain information from your visit to the Website such as your information about the domain name of the website from which you visited, information relating to frequency of visits, average time spent, pages viewed during the visit, your IP address, name of your internet service provider, device specific information, your browser type,operating system and language, your device etc. (“Non-Personal Information”). This Non-Personal Information is anonymous information that cannot be easily used to personally identify you. We may use such Non-Personal Information for the purposes of administering the Website, analysing user trends, gathering demographic information, ascertaining how our visitors use the Website, evaluating your use of the information on the Website, etc.
We may share this Non-Personal Information with third party service providers and advertisers to measure the overall effectiveness of our online advertising, if any, content programming and for other bona fide purposes as we may desire, at our sole discretion. By using the Website, you expressly provide us with your consent to access such information for one or more purposes, as deemed fit by the Firm.
- i. is a use of the Personal Information for any additional purpose that is directly related to the original purpose for which the Personal Information was collected;
- ii. is necessary to prepare, negotiate and perform a contract with you;
- iii. is required by law or the competent governmental or judicial authorities;
- iv. is necessary to establish or preserve a legal claim or defence;
- v. is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, such as wilful attacks on our information technology systems.
Please note that we cannot and will not be responsible for other parties’ use of the Personal Information which you make available for public view through the Website.
OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA
SHARING INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES
The Personal Information provided by you is stored in our database. If you have chosen to provide us with the Personal Information through your use of the Website, you agree that authorized third parties will be granted access to your Personal Information. We may transfer or otherwise make available your Personal Information to authorized third parties for various purposes including, but not limited to, process information on our behalf, including service providers, to host the Website, serve advertisements, send e-mails on our behalf, run contests, promotions, conduct surveys and research, process any online transactions and operate certain features on the Website. The Firm is not responsible for the collection and use of your Personal Information by these third parties. The Firm assumes no liability whatsoever for any disclosure of Personal Information due to unauthorized third party access or other acts of third parties, or any other acts or omissions beyond reasonable control of the Firm.
In the event the Firm is required to respond to court orders or any other legal process, your Personal Information may be disclosed pursuant to such court order or legal process, which may be without notice to you.
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We shall make every reasonable effort to preserve the privacy and confidentiality of your Personal Information shared with us and we shall not allow any unauthorized persons or organization to use any Personal Information that we may collect from you through the Website. However, you understand and acknowledge that no internet site can fully eliminate security risks associated with protecting such information. Further, while we have in place appropriate and required technical and organization security measures to protect your Personal Information against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, misuse, destruction or against unauthorised disclosure or access to the information we collect online, as required under the applicable laws, we cannot guarantee the security of any information transmitted on the Internet and you agree to do so at your own risk.
STORAGE AND RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We reserve the right to recover the costs and lawyers’ fees from persons using the Website fraudulently. The Firm also reserves the right to initiate legal proceedings against such persons for fraudulent use of the Website.
OPT OUT MECHANSIM
At any point in time, you can choose to not to have your Personal Information used to support our relationship (especially direct marketing or market research) or to amend/update the Personal Information or to unsubscribe from our newsletters, e-mails or any other information which you may receive from the Firm, by contacting us and sending us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any additional queries feel free to write to us at email@example.com.