Updated as on: 10th February 2021
1.1 Company, shall at times collect information relating to Your use of the Website. Such information may either be classified as “personal” or “non-personal”. Your personal information includes Your name, address, telephone number, email address, photograph, educational and other qualifications, financial information, other background information, payment information, payment method, card or banking details and preferences etc., (“Personal Information”), and Company may collect Personal Information for purposes such as registration or use of the Website and for other purposes including but not limited to use of the various services provided on the Website.
1.2 Your Personal Information will not be shared or sold by Company to any third-parties for any purpose, other than what you have consented to either under these terms as modified from time to time. However, Your Personal Information may be shared with third-parties under an order of a competent legal authority like a court of law. Further, Company may disclose Personal Information in circumstances where Company believes in good faith, that it is appropriate or necessary to do so in order to protect Company from - abusive, fraudulent or unlawful uses; from third-party allegations and claims; to assist government agencies; to protect the security and integrity of the Website; or to protect the rights, property or personal safety of Company, its Users or its employees, shareholders, directors and officers. Your Personal Information may also be transferred or assigned by Company in the event of a merger, acquisition, sale or change of control of Company or the Website.
1.3 Further, such information may also have to be stored on servers which belong to third-parties that may at times be located outside the territory of the United States, You provide your consent to storage of Personal Information on third party servers and equipment and for cross-border transmission of such information for these purposes.
1.4 Your Personal Information is only used for the following purposes:
to enable You to use the Website and to exchange information with Company;
to personalize your Website experience and to provide you with offers and other communications from Company, some of which may be done on an “opt-out” basis;
for the administration and efficient functioning of the Website;
in response to any request by an appropriate law enforcement authority under order from an appropriate judicial authority or quasi judicial authority.
1.5 Your username and password will either be chosen by You or will be verified and linked to your LinkedIn.com, Facebook.com, Twitter.com or Google+.com user accounts (the “Accounts”). We may use the information appearing in Your Accounts to verify your credentials, to establish your traffic compliance status, financial condition or to generally improve Your Website experience.
1.6 You also understand that Your personal information disseminated by You on any public forums of the Website shall be at your own risk and peril and that Company shall not be responsible for any consequences that may flow from Your having shared such information.
1.7 You also understand that while Company takes all necessary steps to protect your information, however, security hazards and risks cannot be fully ruled out or eliminated and that your use of the Website still carries an inherent risk of this nature with it.
1.8 Other than Personal Information, Company may also collect anonymous information about your usage of the Website and of other Websites as well as other automatically collected information including location information, IP address, browser type, internet service provider, click stream data, operating systems etc., further, Company may record information related to Your use of the Website regarding Content viewed etc., (“Non-Personal Information”). Such Non-Personal information may be collected by us through cookies stored on your hard drive. You can choose to disable cookies on your web browser; however this will negatively affect your browsing experience of the Website. Such cookies are either session cookies or persistent cookies. Session cookies lapse after You end Your session on the Website, however, persistent cookies may stay on your system until you clear them through your browser settings page. Cookies may also be installed on your system when you visit third-party advertiser pages; it is reiterated that Company does not control these third-party cookies or their interaction with Your system and accepts no liability related thereto.
1.9 Such Non-Personal Information may be shared by Company with third-parties such as advertisers, marketers, sponsors etc., and may be used to improve Company's business model and customer needs. Such information will never identify You personally and will be collected and stored on a completely anonymous basis.
2 SECURITY AND EXTERNAL SOURCES
2.1 Company will use best practices to ensure that your Personal Information is secure and not open to third-party access. Company puts in places physical measures to ensure such protection. Company shall continue to NOT be responsible for any breach of security in respect of the Personal Information in case of events outside Company's controls such as, but not limited to, earthquake, cyclone, tsunami and such natural disasters, as well as riots, acts of war, acts of terror, unauthorised computer attacks, system crashes, software or hardware defects etc., these and similar events are collectively classified as force majeure events.
3 COMMUNICATIONS AND MISC
3.1 Company shall preserve and store all communication made with You on any subject. These communications may be used, amongst other things, as evidence during legal investigations initiated by competent legal authorities, for the protection of Company's interests in the case of dispute and for any other purpose stated here regarding the use of Personal Information.
3.2 You agree that the use of the Website authorises the transfer of Your Personal Information across international borders and permit Company to store and process such information in any country around the world.
3.3 These conditions may be changed without notice by Company from time to time. Company will not require your consent to change these conditions and Your continuing to access the Website will constitute as Your having given consent to such new terms and conditions of this policy.
3.4 All disputes in respect of this policy will be interpreted in accordance with the laws in force in the State of New York. The courts of New York city shall have exclusive jurisdiction.
3.5 You may contact Company in case of any queries at firstname.lastname@example.org.