Mandatory or Voluntary Information
It may be mandatory or optional for you to supply your personal information to us, depending on situations.
Information we collect
The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point we ask you to provide your personal information.
If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.
When you register for an Account, we ask for your name, email, contact information, education details and date of birth which are mandatory. Other information might include updating profile picture.
How we use your information
www.forgealumnus.com follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analysing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Like any other www.forgealumnus.com, uses 'cookies'. These cookies are used to store information including visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.
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Third-Party Privacy Policies
You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers' respective websites.
Privacy Law in India:
A constitutional bench of the Supreme Court declared 'Privacy' as a fundamental right in 2017. The Constitution of India gives Right to Privacy which is a fundamental right under Article 21 which also secures Right to Life and Personal Liberty of its citizens.
In 2011, the Legislation had passed new rules that apply to companies and consumers which required that any organisation that collects and/or processes Personal information must obtain a written consent from the data subjects before undertaking certain activities.
Sensitive Information as per Information Technology Rules:
Any information that is freely available or accessible in public domain or furnished under the Right to Information Act, 2005 or any other law for the time being in force cannot be considered as a sensitive personal data.
But the data, other than as stated above, which is considered as sensitive personal data as per Information Technology Rules, to which the rules of Information Technology Act apply.
Currently, India does not have comprehensive and dedicated data protection legislation. We follow GDPR data protection rights which are accepted universally.
We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:
Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
Forge Alumnus does not knowingly collect any personal identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
Changes to Privacy Notice
Please note that this privacy notice may be amended from time to time at our own discretion and it is your responsibility to visit the website on a regular basis to keep yourself informed of updates and changes. By continuing to use the website and the services provided therein or by omitting to withdraw your consent, you are deemed to have accepted and consented to any such revision and update.
English version shall prevail
This Privacy Notice is issued in both English. In the event of any inconsistencies or discrepancies, the English version shall prevail.
Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
This Privacy Notice shall be governed and construed in accordance with Indian law. You hereby consent and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of India in connection with any matter or dispute which may arise from this Privacy Notice.