Algo Legal (“Firm”) recognises the importance of Your privacy and is committed to ensuring that You are aware of how Your information is being used.
For the purposes of this policy,
- “Personal Information” means any information that relates to a person that, either directly or indirectly, either alone or in combination with other information available or likely to be available, is capable of identifying such person. For the purposes of this Policy, unless otherwise stated, “personal information” includes “sensitive personal information”, as defined below.
- “Sensitive Personal Information” means such information which consists of data relating to: passwords; financial information including but not limited to bank account details; credit card and debit card details; physical, physiological and mental health condition; medical records and history; sexual orientation; and biometric information of an individual.
Provided that any information that is freely available or accessible in public domain or furnished under the Right to Information Act, 2005 or any other law in effect shall not be regarded as Personal Information or Sensitive Personal Information for the purposes of this Policy.
Use of Your Information
The User Information that Algo Legal collects on the Website will be used for the purposes of operating the Website, facilitating Your use of the website, for purposes of data analytics and for other business purposes of Algo Legal.
We may also process certain Personal Information to periodically send You emails containing news and updates about us, legal and regulatory updates, legal news etc. You hereby consent to allow us to use your e-mail address for this purpose.
The Personal Information will also not be shared with any third-party website, contractor or other service provider without Your express consent, unless the sharing of such Data is for the purposes of providing the services to You.
Except as otherwise provided herein, no personal information will be disclosed or shared with any third party without Your express consent.
Algo Legal may also use the information for analytical purposes, including but not limited to assessing usage data, usage patterns, estimate audience sizes and other similar activities.
Nature of Information Collected and Manner of Collection
In the use of the services, as You navigate through the Website or otherwise, Algo Legal may collect different types of information. This may include User information, information that is personally identifiable, other information which may not be personally identifiable, information on the usage patterns of any user including You, searches that You have done during use of the website, links that You have visited, any emails, chat transcripts or other correspondence You exchange with Algo Legal.
You understand that the information collected by Algo Legal may be collected directly or through tracking of Your usage of the Services. The usage details may include internet protocol (‘IP’) addresses, details of Your computer, data storage and telecommunications equipment, information relating to your devices, online data storage facilities or electronic mail accounts from which Data is uploaded, browser, location, connections, details of your internet service provider, time of usage, preferences or patterns or any other information that Algo Legal may collect through the use of ‘cookies’ and other tracking technologies used on the Website.
Algo Legal will also collect location information from time to time to ensure the efficient provision of the services to You. The collection of information from the Users may be automatic as well as by way of manual entry by the User.
“Cookies” are files that would be placed in Your computing equipment’s storage and are intended to improve Your experience of use of the services, by enabling Algo Legal to track Your usage and preference. These cookies may track usage of the Services as well as links that You visit.
You may also provide information to be published or displayed or posted on the Website, or transmitted to other Users of the Services or third parties. Any such information is posted or transmitted to others at your own risk. Please be aware that Algo Legal cannot control the actions of other Users of the Services with whom You may choose to share information with.
Disclosure of Your Information
The User Information and Data You provide or upload as part of Your use of the Website may be disclosed by Algo Legal to its agents, contractors, employees, subsidiaries and affiliates, or to other third party service providers of Algo Legal who require the information solely for the purposes of providing the Services.
Your Personal Information shall not be retained for longer than is necessary for the purposes for which we collect or process them, unless otherwise required for the purposes of fulfilling any legal obligation.
You also have right to request us to update, amend, correct, complete or delete your Personal Information retained by us through email.
As a user of the Services, You have the responsibility to ensure data security. You should use the Services in a responsible manner.
Given the nature of internet transactions, Algo Legal does not take any responsibility for the transmission of information including User Information and Data to the Website or Algo Legal servers. Any transmission of User Information and Data on the internet is done at Your risk. Algo Legal does not take any responsibility for You or any third party circumventing the privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
While Algo Legal will use all reasonable efforts to ensure that Your information including information about you or otherwise submitted by You is safe and secure, it offers no representation, warranties or other assurances that the security measures are adequate, safe, fool proof or impenetrable.
In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under, the contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below: Email: [email protected]