The information collected from You by the Company may constitute ‘Personal Information’ or ‘sensitive personal data or information’ as defined under the Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Information) Rules, 2011 (“SPI Rules”). Personal identifiable information means any information that may be used to uniquely identify an individual, including but not limited to the following:
The aforementioned shall collectively be referred to as “Personal Information”. Personal Information will also include any personal identifiable information provided by You in any form during any interaction or communication with Us or any other users of Our Website
Additionally, We collect information about your educational qualifications, post qualification experience, details of the current and past employer along with the information concerning the subject matter expertise, designation, educational institution etc.
When You use Our Website, We receive, collect and store Your Personal Information in order to record, support and facilitate Your participation in the activities You select, undertake transactions (including to facilitate and process payments) and track Your preferences, to provide You with a customized browsing experience, to notify You of any updated information and new activities and other related functions offered by the Website, keep You informed about latest content available on the Website, special offers, and other facilities, services of the Website, to assist You with customer service or technical support issues, to follow up with You after Your visit and, for research and development purposes. For the aforesaid purpose, We only collect such personal information that We consider relevant to understand You or Your interests.
Apart from any Personal Information provided by You, We may also collect certain non-personal and/or technical information through third-party sources, platforms (such as social networking websites, databases, online marketing firms, and ad targeting firms) and other channels.
We may access information about You from third-party sources and platforms (such as social networking websites, databases, online marketing firms, and ad targeting firms), including:
Please note that the Website may combine the information that We collect with information We obtain from third-party sources.
In addition to the above, We may collect information about how You use Our Website such as the date and time You visit the Website, the sections or pages of the Website that You visit, the amount of time You spend viewing the Website, the number of times You return to the Website, visits to Website outside Our network, and other click-stream data. Some of this data may be shared with partners who referred You to Our Website and who will use the data to optimize who else they refer to Our Website. Sometimes this data can be shared with partners who help Us deliver ads to You on Websites not controlled by Us.
The aforementioned information herein collected by Us under Clause 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3 are collectively referred to as “Information”.
We shall use the Information for processing Your login for Our Website.
We use technical data such as Your IP address to help diagnose problems and resolve issues related to functionality of the Website.
The Information shall be used to render services availed by the Users (if registered) and send notifications in this regard.
We aggregate and analyze the Information that We collect and may use the same to monitor and analyze use of the Website, to increase Our Website's functionality, update new features and to better tailor Our content, services and design to suit Our Users’/visitors' needs so as to provide them with a smooth, efficient, safe and customized experience while using the Website.
We may also use the Information that We collect to fulfill Your requests for services, and information, which helps Us respond to Your customer service requests and support needs, more efficiently. For example, We may use Your contact information to respond to Your customer service requests or to enable You to participate in features on the Website such as surveys, polls, and message boards. We may also use information in the aggregate to understand how Our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on Our Website and use feedback You provide to improve Our services.
We may use the Information that We collect to send You e-mail communications, such as editorial updates, information about Your account or changes to the Website, newsletters, marketing and promotional messages about Our own or Our marketing partners' products and services that may be of interest to You. It may also be used to respond to Your inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If You signed up for one of Our email newsletters, We will also send You the newsletters that You requested. If You decide to opt-in to Our mailing list, You will receive emails that may include Indic’s news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, We include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact Us via Our Website.
In order to provide Our Users with free access to Our content, We may display advertisements on the Website, many of which are targeted based on information about You. For example, using Information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other sources, We may use demographic data or information about Your online activities or interests to display targeted advertising that may be relevant to Your preferences. Through this process, advertisers reach Website visitors who are most interested in their products and/or services and You see advertising for products or services in which You may be interested.
In addition to the uses identified above, We may use the Information that We collect for any other purposes disclosed to You at the time We collect Your information.
We co-operate with law enforcement and regulatory inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as intellectual property rights, fraud and other rights, to help protect You and the community. Therefore, in response to a verified request by any statutory authority including but not limited to law enforcement authorities or other government officials relating to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity, We may (and You authorize Us to) disclose, as per the applicable laws, any/all of Your personal information as is reasonably necessary to respond /comply with the statutory mandate including but not limited to court orders, or other legal process. We may access, use, transfer or disclose Your Personal Information to third parties such as government or law enforcement authorities or private parties, if it is legally and statutorily required to do so under any of the following conditions:
In case of any illegal, unethical or legally actionable activity, We may use IP address or other device identifiers, to identify Users, and may do so in cooperation with third parties such as internet service providers, wireless service providers and/or law enforcement authorities, including disclosing such information to third parties, all in Our discretion. Such disclosures may be carried out without notice to You. However, We shall not sell, share or rent the Users Personal Information to any third party or use any Users e-mail id for sending any unsolicited mails.
We do not sell or rent Users’ personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes, but with Your explicit consent, We may disclose Your personal information to send You promotions, notifications, or other services. Further, upon registration on the Website, the Users give their express consent to receive marketing communications about Indic/Website.
We take Our security responsibilities very seriously and take all reasonable technical and organizational measures to protect Your Information once We have received it. We use Website security measures consistent with current best practices to protect the security, integrity and confidentiality of Your Information, Our Website, email and mailing lists against unauthorized access and unlawful interception. These measures include technical, procedural, monitoring and tracking steps intended to safeguard data from misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, loss, alteration or destruction.
We also have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with the laws prevalent in India to protect personal information about You and, accordingly, We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of Your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on Our Website in compliance with the provisions of the Information Technology Act, 2000 and Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, to ensure the protection and preservation of Your privacy. In addition to the above, We, on best endeavor basis, try to limit access to personal information of Our users to only such users who We believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to You. However, no data transmissions over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100 percent secure. Consequently, We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information You transmit to Us and You understand that any information that You share is done at Your own risk.
You are responsible for maintaining the accuracy of the Personal Information submitted at the time of login (in case of a registered User). In case of any change in the registered phone number or email address of the User, the User shall promptly request Us by sending an email at firstname.lastname@example.org where after We shall do the needful. However, save and except for the aforementioned, if there are any other changes in Your Personal Information details, You may correct or update the same by logging into Your account, where You will find options for editing the information You have submitted.
You expressly understand that under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall We be liable to You or any other person or entity for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages, including, but not limited to damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses, resulting from circumstances, including but not limited to: (i) unauthorized access to or alteration of Information; (ii) any unauthorized access to or use of Our secure servers and/or any and all Information stored therein.