Privacy Policy

Community Folks

Community Folks(“Community Folks” or “We”) is committed to protecting the privacy of the personally identifiable information that we collect from you as you use this website. The scope of our commitment is detailed in this privacy policy. By submitting information on the website, you agree to our use of such information as described herein.
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This website is not intentionally designed for or directed at persons 18 years of age or younger, and Community Folks will not intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 18.

What personal information do you collect when I visit communityfolks.com?

We do not require registration for access to communityfolks.com, but if you participate in any of the activities or services offered by communityfolks.com, we will collect the personal information that we need in order to provide you with those services. Failure to provide the information that we require in order to complete the registration may prevent or delay the provision of any services to you. The categories of information that we collect from you are, Contact details, such as your name, location, IP address, job title, email address, and employer's name. Information that you give us relating to the services we provide, such as details of your requests or queries.

Technical informationWhen you visit this website, we may collect technical information such as your IP (Internet Protocol) address, details of the pages you visit on communityfolks.com, other pages you visit on the world wide web, and which browser you used to view communityfolks.com. This website collects standard internet logs and technical data to measure and improve the effectiveness of the site, to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer this website, to see where website traffic is coming from, and to identify our users. We may also collect other information via communityfolks.com, such as website usage activity and preferences, also known as demographic or profile data. In this connection, we use ‘cookies to collect this information.

When do you collect personal information through communityfolks.com?We collect personal information from you in the following circumstances:When you subscribe to any of our Insights/newslettersWhen you subscribe to any of our blogs When you register to attend an eventWhen you enter a discussion forum When you contact us to request further information.We collect the minimum amount of information to enable us to deal with your request or to provide a service to you. We will indicate where the provision of information is voluntary or compulsory. We would normally only request additional information to enable us to provide the most appropriate response to your request.

How do you use my personal information?We use your personal information to: Identify you and create a profile for you when you register with us to use our services or to request information from us. Verify your identity when you contact us. Communicate with you with respect to the services and information that we provideDeal with your inquiries and requestsComply with the legal obligations to which we are subject and cooperate with regulators and law enforcement bodies Contact you with marketing information in relation to services offered by us     (unless you have opted out of receiving marketing communications, or we are otherwise prevented by law from doing so) Personalize the marketing messages that we send to you to make them more relevant and interesting by analyzing details of the services and information that you are receiving Exercise our legal rights where it is necessary to do so, for example, to detect violations of law. We must have a legal basis to process your personal information. In most cases, the legal basis will be one of the following: To provide services to you. To meet our legitimate interests, for example, to understand how you use our services and our website and to help us to derive knowledge that helps us to develop new services.When we process your personal information to meet our legitimate interests, we put in place robust safeguards to ensure that your privacy is protected and to ensure that our legitimate interests are not overridden by your interests or fundamental rights and freedoms. We may obtain your consent to collect and use certain types of personal information where we are required to do so by law (for example, in relation to our direct marketing activities or our use of cookies and tracking technologies).

Your rights

You have certain rights regarding your personal information, subject to local law. These include the right to Request access to the personal information that we may process on communityfolks.comUpdate or correct your detailsRestrict our use of your personal informationObject to our use of your personal informationReceive your personal information in a usable electronic format and transmit it to a third partyRequest that your personal details are deleted from our systems. You may exercise these rights by contacting us. We will treat all such requests in accordance with applicable local law. If you would like to opt-out of receiving promotional or marketing communications from us in the future, you may let us know by completing the contact us on our site, stating the e-mail address you wish to be removed from our mailing list. However, your option not to receive promotional and marketing e-mail shall not preclude us from corresponding with you, by e-mail or otherwise, regarding your existing relationship with us.

Will you provide my information to a third party?

We may contract with other companies or individuals to deal with your inquiry or to otherwise operate this website or our business activities (e.g.to run marketing campaigns, host our databases, support email and messaging services and analyze information). We may give such companies access to your personal information in connection with those purposes on our behalf. From time to time, we may disclose personal information in response to a court order, government investigation, or as otherwise required or permitted by law. We do not provide information to third parties for their own marketing purposes, and we do not undertake mailings for third parties. We may, as a result of a sale, merger, consolidation, change in control, transfer of assets, reorganization or liquidation of our company (a ‘Reorganisation event’)transfer, sell or assign your personal information to third parties involved in the reorganization event. We may share your information with other entities that are local to you so that they can contact you with relevant materials in relation to a specific topic or service offered.

How long do you keep my information?

We will keep your personal information for as long as we have a relationship with you. Once our relationship with you has come to an end, we will retain your personal information for a period of time that enables us to:Maintain our business records for analysis and/or audit purposesComply with record retention requirements under the lawDefend or bring any legal claimsDeal with any complaints We will delete your personal information when it is no longer required for these purposes. If there is any information that is unable, for technical reasons, to delete entirely from our systems, we will put in place appropriate means.

Is my information secure?

We have implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security to protect personal information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. We require all employees and principals to keep personal information confidential and only authorized personnel have access to this information.

International transfers

In order to provide services to you via communityfolks.com, we may need to transfer your personal information outside India to countries that may not provide a level of protection of personal information that may be regarded as equivalent to that afforded under the Indian data protection legislation. Whenever your personal information is transferred internationally, we will take appropriate steps to ensure its security and confidentiality in accordance with applicable data protection law.

Updating this Privacy Statement

We may modify or update this Privacy Statement from time to time. You will be able to see when we last updated the Privacy Statement because we will include a revision date. Changes and additions to this Privacy Statement are effective from the date on which they are posted.

Security

Community Folks has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. Notwithstanding these precautions, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personally identifiable information.

Contact

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement you can contact us via email at paras@communityfolks.com.Will This

Privacy Policy Change?

If there are changes or additions to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you by posting those changes here. Changes and additions to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted. Please check this web page periodically to see any changes we have made to our Privacy Policy.

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