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Privacy Policy

Last modified: November 21, 2017

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We, at Jaaga, value your privacy and safeguarding your privacy is important to us. We know and recognize that when you choose to provide us with information about yourself, you trust us to act in a responsible manner. This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) covers all the information shared by You with Us on the website jaaga.in (and also community.jaaga.in) as well as in person or through any other mode. This Privacy Policy, the terms and conditions of use, Ethics Policy, Anti-Harassment Policy and any additional terms and policies (as the case maybe) are applicable to You, if You have used our services, are an existing User or intend to Use our services in future. This Policy covers all the information shared by You. This policy articulates the information gathering and dissemination that we conduct.

If You continue using our services, You agree to adhere and be bound by the terms and conditions and Privacy Policy stated herein. As Jaaga continues to grow, this policy may be updated or may change. We will endeavour to send out periodic emails about such change or modification. Even as that may be so, it is the User’s responsibility to review the Policy periodically for updates. In the event that You disagree with any of them, please refrain from using Our services.

You consent to the collection and use of any information You disclose on our Platforms in accordance with this Privacy Policy, including but not limited to your consent for sharing your information as per this Privacy Policy.

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, the term 'Us' or 'We' refers to Jaaga and the term 'You' or ‘User’ refers to the end user.

Collection of information

You can visit our website without providing any details. On our Platforms, you can
browse without telling Us who you are or revealing any personal information about
Yourself. However, to proceed further, as an initial requirement in order to understand, use our services and utilize the facilities made available, We will collect some basic information from You, which may include your full name, complete mailing address including Zip Code, phone number, e-mail address, date of birth, nationality, skills and sectors, intended problem areas, team identities, photographs and such other details as required by the registration form. We may also require You to send to us such other information as may be necessary. In addition thereto, We may also require you to provide Us with certain other details including your location, demographic details, profile of the intended work, business idea etc. We indicate fields that are mandatorily required to be filled and fields that are optional. We may collect information from the You at various stages beginning with the first access to the website and/or creation of profile.

We may also collect Your responses to online polls, ads, surveys, electronic newsletters and questionnaires. This information helps us improve your experience with better services and opportunities.

Any information collected by way of an IP Address and/or cookie technologies is not personally identifiable. However, if you choose to provide personally identifiable information as above on our website, this information may be linked to the data stored in these technologies.

We shall be the sole owner of the information collected.

Use of information

  • Upon receipt of such personal and non-personal information, it no longer remains anonymous to Us. Please note that we at Jaaga, do not divulge, rent-out or sell any personal information provided on our website to advertisers or any other third parties for profit.
  • The information provided by You is retained by Us as part of our internal record keeping, and used to improve services provided by Us or through our affiliates, for market research, data analysis, resolution of problems and disputes, customise experience etc.
  • We may provide aggregate and/or anonymised information about our Users to certain persons/entities, like angel funds, venture capitalists, individual investors, advertisers etc., to help reach the kind of audience they want to target.
  • We will not share any information pertaining to the problem statements, team information and identities etc., without prior information to and consent from You. However, such information collected may be used to analyse the same to provide the services as requested by the Users.
  • We may share Your information with our Affiliates to provide You with the requested/desired service. Only information needed specifically for carrying out the service will be shared in such cases.
  • By affirming your assent to this Privacy Policy, you provide your consent to the use, collection and disclosure of information as required under applicable law.
  • We use this information to do research and data analysis on our Users’ demographics, interests, behavior to better serve you and meet Your requirements. This information is compiled and analysed on an aggregated basis.
  • The profile/general information given by Users shall be used to keep track of viewing preferences of the user.
  • Any information or data You share with third persons/others who may or may not be part of the co-working space/business community and affiliates is at Your discretion and We, at Jaaga are not responsible for how this information or data is used.
  • All information, including Your personal data or information provided, either at the time of registration, browsing, visitations, or any time thereafter, are voluntary and We may use this information at our discretion for providing the (a) services (b) co-working (c) for communications, (d) receiving service feedback (e) receiving feedback on the services rendered (f) promotion of new product or services (g) connecting You with other User/s and creating an interface for communication.
  • You also agree that this information may be used for other purposes including, commercially, for sale or transfer, research, publishing, analysis or statistical purposes. However, the said information will be used in a non-identifiable manner and We will make our best efforts to ensure that your privacy is not infringed in any manner.
  • We endevour to safeguard all information collected, except, if such disclosure is mandated by law, or a law enforcement agency, legal authority etc. Otherwise than as stated above, we shall not use information provided by you without your prior consent.

Change of user information

You are given the option to change any information provided by you. You may at any time discontinue our services by de activating/deleting your profile and/or moving out of the co-working space. However, unless you have unsubcribed from our communication channels, Your information will continue to be available to the other co-workers, advertisers, funds or affiliates.

Protection of user information and information safety

We have the following security procedures and software in place to ensure that your personal information is kept confidential:

We and our affiliates may share some or all of the collected information with another business entity should We plan to merge with, or be acquired by that business entity, or re-organization, amalgamation, restructuring of business.

Information provided is saved and stored on servers which are secured with passwords and pins to ensure no unauthorised person has access to it. Once your information is in our possession, We shall endevour to adhere to strict security guidelines, protecting it against unauthorized access. All of your information is restricted to our server and accessible by persons authorized to do so in order to provide services to you.

All persons accessing your information shall do so through a password protected account and any breach of confidentiality obligations by our employees shall be strictly penalized.

Servers that store Your information are kept in a safe and proper place.

Any information shared with relevant partners shall not be identifiable to any specific start-up or individuals but We may provide them with aggregate and/or anonymised information about our Users to help service providers reach the kind of audience they want to target. We may make use of the information We have collected from You to enable Us to comply with our partners' wishes by sharing their services with the target audience.

This Privacy Policy is only applicable for the website owned and operated by Jaaga. There maybe third party links available on our website. We do not endorse those websites nor the content therein. Please familiarise yourself with the terms and conditions of use and privacy policy of such websites. We cannot be responsible for your accessing or usage of such websites. If you are clicking on third party links, please exercise caution and ensure that you carefully read the privacy policies and terms of use of these websites before proceeding.

Disclaimer

We may use third party platforms for certain requirements, inlcuding your registration and other requirements. You might be subjected to cookies that such platforms use on their site. While we have made all efforts to secure the information you provide, we urge you to peruse the privacy policy and terms of use of such other platforms before providing any information on such platform/s. We disclaim any responsibility for any action/s taken by such platforms and shall not be bound by their actions or be responsible for the same.

You can read more about their data collection practices and privacy policy on the respective website.

We shall not be liable for any damage caused to you by third party cookies being set on your devices. Except for such notices and announcements made by us, we disclaim any liability towards any third party advertisement/cookie that may be set on your computer/laptop etc. We have taken all reasonable care to safeguard your information and ensure that it is kept confidential. However, we shall not be liable for loss of information by means which cannot be reasonably foreseen.

You may decide to publish some information in order to use Our services. We are not responsible for the manner in which third parties use your personal information that you voluntarily publish on the website.

All advices provided by us are only suggestive and it is your sole discretion to rely on it and We disclaim any liablity thereon.

By using the Website, it is agreed by You that you have read and understood the terms of this privacy policy and other terms and conditions of use and you agree to be bound by the same.

Third Party Vendors

Updated: November 21, 2017

We use the following third party vendors for hosting, billing and automation. They may have access to some of your data too. Take a look at their privacy policies. Where possible we have chosen to go with vendors who have non-intrusive privacy policies. The list below is provided for information only and is subject to change. We endeavour to keep it up to date as best as possible.

Ghost

We use a self-hosted version of open source blogging platform, Ghost, so your data never leaves our servers as best as we can tell. We haven't independently investigated the Ghost source code.

Piwik

We use a self-hosted version of open source analytics platform, Piwik, so your data never leaves our servers as best as we can tell. We haven't independently investigated the Piwik source code.

MaxCDN for FontAwesome

We use FontAwesome icons and MaxCDN is the recommended hosting option for FontAwesome.

Google Fonts API

We use Google Fonts for fonts on our website.

AWS

AWS provides hosting for our website and analytics platform - both of which are self-hosted to prevent any leaking of user data.

Google GSuite

We use Google Apps for email, productivity tools (Docs, Sheets etc) and our mailing lists. We do not use Google Analytics or other trackers from Google.

Facebook

We maintain a few Facebook pages and engage with users directly on Facebook. We do not use FB Pixel or other trackers from Facebook.

Twitter

We maintain a Twitter account and engage with users directly on Twitter. We do not use Twitter conversion tracking or other trackers from Twitter.

Instamojo

We use Instamojo for our checkout process - for instance our website links to Instamojo products.

Razorpay

Razorpay is used for payment links and reconciliation when we send you an invoice.

Zoho Books

Zoho Books is our accounting software and is used to maintain data on customers, contact information, subscriptions and invoices.

Zapier

We use Zapier to automate a lot of our processes.

What you can do

Your ISP and probably others in the network can monitor your visits and use of our site. VPNs can help minimise this exposure. You can enable Do Not Track in your browser and use tools such as Privacy Badger to further minimise your online footprint. You will still have complete access to our site and our community :-).