We, deAsra Foundation (“deAsra”, “Company”, “we”, “us”, “our”), own, maintain and operate the website www.deasra.in and a newsletter website www.yashaswiudyojak.com (collectively referred to as “Website”). We at deAsra help entrepreneurs start, manage, and grow their businesses. Our Website provides information and end-to-end solutions for entrepreneurial ventures (“Services”). Our Services include entrepreneurial support services. funding, training, business management, legal compliances and other similar services.
“User”, “you”, “your” shall mean and include individuals who use, access and/or visit the Website.
2. PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED.
i. User registration: In order to avail the entire gamut of Services offered on this Website, you may be required to register and create a User Account with password (“User Account”). We may collect certain information from the User including full name, email address, address, location, contact number. Users who do not register with us for a User Account, may have limited access to the Website.
ii. Services: When you subscribe and avail a service on our Website, we may collect certain Personal Information from you, including your full name, email address, address, location, contact details. We may also collect information about your business including but not limited to business name, business address, annual sales of your business.
iii. Contact us: When you contact us through the ‘contact us’ page on our Website, you call us on our contact number, you message us on our contact number, when you message/chat with us on WhatsApp messenger, we may collect certain Personal Information including but not limited to your full name, email address, contact details and any other information you provide.
iv. Recruitment purposes: We may collect certain Personal Information from you if you apply for a job at our Company through the careers page on our Website.
v. Social Media Platform : If you subscribe to our blog, newsletters or contact us through social media platforms such as WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter etc. (“Social Media”), we may access to your Personal Information on such Social Media (such as your name, email id, and phone).
Cookies are alphanumeric files which are placed on to your device when you visit a website. It allows us to recognize your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions, analyze trends, to learn about our user base, operate and improve our services and provide you with a better experience when you visit our website.
Types of Cookies Used
i. Permanent cookies: Permanent cookies helps us recognize you as an existing user, so it’s easier for you to return to the website without signing in again. After signing in, the permanent cookies stay on your browser and will be read when you return on to our sites. These remain on your computer/device for a pre-defined period.
ii. Session cookies: Session cookies only last for as long as the session exists (they get erased when the user closes the browser).
As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:
a) First-party cookies: These cookies are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain.
b) Third- party cookies: These cookies are placed by third party on your device and may provide information to us and third parties about your usage of the website.
c) Analytical Tools:
We use personal information captured through cookies to make your interaction with us faster and more secure. They may be used for the following purposes:
i. Preferences: Cookies allows the website to remember information that changes the way the site behaves or looks, such as your preferred language or the region you are in. Remembering your preferences enables us to personalize and display advertisements and other contents for you.
ii. Security/Optimization: Cookies allow us to maintain security by authenticating users, preventing fraudulent use of login credentials and protect user data from unauthorized parties. We may use certain type of cookies allow us to block many types of attacks, such as attempts to steal content from the forms present on the website.
iii. Processing: Cookies enable the website to work efficiently. Basis such cookies, we are able to deliver services that a website visitor expects, like navigating around web pages or accessing secure areas of the website.
v. Communication: We may use information collected via cookies to communicate with you, for sending newsletters, seeking your opinion and feedback and providing you services and promotional materials.
You can decide whether to accept or not to accept cookies. You can disable the cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Disabling cookies may affect the functionality of our website.
4. ACCURACY OF INFORMATION.
5. USE OF PERSONAL INFROMATION.
We shall use the Personal Information in the following cases:
i. to provide you our Services and e-mail to provide support and respond to your requests;
ii. to more effectively manage traffic on the Website;
iii. to maintain and improve our Website and Services we provide to you;
iv. to maintain and manage your User Accounts;
v. to assist you with technical difficulties;
vi. to manage our relationship with you;
vii. to comply with our legal or statutory obligations;
viii. to protect life and property, that of our Users and ourselves;
ix. for creation or development of business intelligence or data analytics in relation to the Services provided by us (for this purpose we may share the Personal Information with certain software or tools available online);
x. for providing our other services;
xi. for nominations, awards and prizes;
xii. for internal record keeping;
xiii. to process job applications (if you apply for a position with our organization);
xiv. to contact you about important announcements and other important things about your User Account on the Website;
xv. and to comply with our legal or statutory obligations;
We may also send you any legally required notifications and certain
notifications, including but not limited to, Service related notices
or notices regarding a change to any of our policies.
We do not sell, rent, share, distribute, lease your Personal Information to third parties, without your prior consent. Keeping this in mind, we may disclose your Personal Information in the following cases:
i. Affiliates: We may provide Personal Information we collect to our affiliates to enable them to improve the Services, provide feedback and respond to their queries.
iii. Merger or Acquisition: We may transfer your Personal Information if we are acquired by another entity, or if we merge with another company or transfer a part of our business, including the Website, to a third party. Any such third party or resultant entity that receives your Personal Information shall have the right to continue to use your Personal Information in line with the purposes set out herein.
7. DATA RETENTION.
We will retain your Personal Information for as long as it is required to be retained for the purpose for which it was collected. We may also retain and use your Personal Information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
All your Personal Information is securely stored on third party cloud service providers such as Amazon Cloud. Although we provide appropriate firewalls and protections, we cannot warrant the security of any Personal Information transmitted as our systems are not hack proof. Data pilferage due to unauthorized hacking, virus attacks, technical issues are possible and we will take measures to mitigate such incidents.
You are responsible for all actions that take place under your User Account. Therefore, we do not recommend that you disclose your User Account details and password to any third party. If you choose to share your User Account details and password or any Personal Information with third parties, you are solely responsible for the same. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your Personal Information and may be subject to legally binding actions. If you suspect that your User Account has been compromised, please contact us on email@example.com.
9. ACCESSING AND MODIFYING PERSONAL INFORMATION.
In case you need to access, review, and/or make changes to the Personal Information, you shall have to login to your User Account and change the requisite details. You shall keep your Personal Information updated to help us better serve you.
We may provide certain ancillary services to you including blogs, chat rooms, and news, for improving our Services and to receive your feedback. You may provide certain Personal Information when you use ancillary services on our Website. We encourage you to be careful about what Personal Information you disclose in this way.
Subject to any applicable law, any communication shared by you via the Website or through the blogs, chat rooms, reviews or otherwise to us (including without limitation contents, images, audio, financial information, feedback etc. (collectively “Feedback”) is on a non-confidential basis, and we are under no obligation to refrain from reproducing, publishing or otherwise using it in any way or for any purpose. You shall be responsible for the content and information contained in any Feedback shared by you on the Website or otherwise to us, including without limitation for its truthfulness and accuracy.
Sharing your Feedback with us, constitutes an non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, sub-licensable assignment to us of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in the Feedback.
You have the right to access Personal Information in our possession, right to have us rectify or modify any such Personal Information, right to have us erase/delete your Personal Information, right to restrict us from processing such Personal Information, right to object to our use of Personal Information, withdraw consent at any time where we are relying on consent to process Personal Information. Depending on the nature of the request, we may ask you to complete a Personal Information request form or seek certain details to verify the request. All requests for Personal Information will be handled within a reasonable period of time. If you would like to exercise ANY of these rights, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
12.CHOICE AND OPT-OUT.
We may send you communications including but not limited to (a) notices about your use of our Website and Services provided on our Website, including those concerning violations of use, (b) updates, (c) promotional information regarding our Services, and (d) newsletters. You may opt out of receiving promotional emails and newsletters from us by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in those emails. Alternatively, you can opt out, at any time, by writing to us on email@example.com with your specific request.
13.THIRD PARTY LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES/ APPLICATIONS.
14.GOVERNING LAWS AND DISPUTES.
This Agreement shall in all respects be construed and governed by the laws of Republic of India and courts of law at Pune shall have exclusive jurisdiction over such disputes without regard to principles of conflict of laws.
15.CHANGES TO THIS POLICY.