Nyaaya is a legal information website. By visiting Nyaaya, you are accepting the privacy practices outlined in this policy.
Our Website gives you the option of giving us contact information (such as name and email address) for the purposes of helping us out in our work, giving us feedback and participating in discussions on the website. Any communication between you and the website, along with queries and posts on our website are also included in this. Certain information, such as your name, email address, is collected in order to, among other things; verify your identity, for our record system and to provide information that you require. You will also be required to give broad information on your professional occupation, age group and education level while filling the feedback form. It is important to know that you don’t have to give your actual name on the Nyaaya website for commenting and/or submitting questions. You can give any username you like as long as you give us a valid email id. However, you will be required to give your name to fill in the feedback form.
Certain information about you has been collected automatically when you visit our website. This includes your IP address, browser type and operating system, information collected through cookies (more information on this below), etc. To the extent possible, we provide you with the option of not divulging any specific information that you wish for us not to collect, store or use.
We use data collection devices such as “cookies” on certain pages of our Websites. “Cookies” are small files sited on your hard drive that assist us in providing customized services. We also offer certain features that are only available through the use of a “cookie”. Cookies can also help us provide information which is targeted to your interests. Cookies may be used to identify logged in or registered users.
The website also has enabled the Google Analytics Advertising, which allows Google to collect data about users on our website, in addition to Google advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers. You may choose to opt-out of this by downloading and installing the Google Analytics opt-out add-on here https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
We treat data as an asset that must be protected against loss and unauthorized access. We employ many different security techniques to protect such data from unauthorized access by anyone. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet. You, therefore, agree that any security breaches beyond the control of our standard security procedures are at your sole risk and discretion.
Nyaaya is a pioneering initiative of Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, conceived of by Rohini Nilekani and supported by Rohini Nilekani Philanthropies and Mekin Maheshwari. We provide comprehensive information on various legal topics, covering most aspects of the law that people interact with in their daily lives.
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