Privacy Policy

Last updated: Sep 20, 2021

Version 1.0

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE AND SALE, CAREFULLY. BY USING THIS PLATFORM, YOU INDICATE YOUR UNDERSTANDING AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS IN FULL. IF YOU DISAGREE TO THESE TERMS OR ANY PART OF THESE TERMS, YOU MAY NOT USE THIS PLATFORM.



DEFINITIONS

  1. Users, You, Your means any person who browses, views, accesses or uses this Platform.
  2. Use or Using means to browse, access, view, purchase the Products or otherwise gain benefit from using this Platform.
  3. We, Company, us and our means The IG Group having its registered office at Kantor-Reiche-Ring 37, 38162, Cremlingen
  4. Website means https://indianingermany.de/ duly owned, operated and maintained by Company in the territory India / Worldwide.
  5. Products shall mean and include sale of Seller’s products, including but not limited to printers and related consumables and other products listed by the Sellers for selling and distributing to the Users on the Platform.
  6. Platform includes but is not limited to the Website, sub-domains, micro-sites, mobile application, WAP sites and other digital platforms owned, operated and maintained by the Company.
  7. Users means the users who subscribe and register on the Platforms for purchasing the Products.
  8. Sellers shall include the individuals or the entities that offer the Products, through the Platform.

INTRODUCTION

Welcome to our Platform. If you continue to browse and use this Platform, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions (“Terms of Use and Sale”), which together with our privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) govern the Company's relationship with you.

In order to achieve our mission of providing The IG Group community with our websites and services, we collect certain personal information from users of The IG Group Websites (hereinafter “Users” or “You”) for the purposes specifically described and under the conditions laid down in this Privacy Policy.

Providing personal information is optional; however, Users opting not to share such information may not be allowed access to certain features of The IG Group Website. Users are responsible for filling in correct and truthful information, and are thus responsible for any actual or potential economic or legal lawsuit against The IG Group, should this occur as a consequence of their wrongdoing or mismanagement of their profile. User accounts are for personal use and may not be used by, assigned, or otherwise transferred to any other person or entity. Users are responsible for the security of their password and will be solely liable for any use or unauthorized use of said password.

Our users’ privacy is of paramount importance to us. We therefore strive to be transparent about how we collect, use and share information about you. We endeavour to provide you with the highest standards of security for any personal information you submit to us.

This Privacy Policy provides details about the information we collect about you when you use our websites and services, or otherwise interact with us (for example, by attending our events), unless a different specific policy is displayed

USER INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT

  1. THE IG Group Account Information
  2. The IG Group Websites usage Information
  3. Device and Connection Information
  4. Cookies
  5. Facebook visitor action pixels

HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect and use your information in order to be able to deliver and improve our services. Additionally, we use your information to help keep you safe from fraud and to provide you with localised (but not personalised) advertising that may be of interest to you.

More specifically, we use the information we collect for the following:
  1. Administering your account and providing our services to you:
  2. Research and development:
  3. Communication with you about our services:
  4. Safety and security:
  5. Ensuring Legal Compliances:

LEGAL GROUNDS FOR PROCESSING

To process your information as described above, we rely on the following legal grounds:
  1. We need it for you to be able to fully access The IG Group Websites and services, including operating and protecting the safety and security of the services.
  2. You give us your fully explicit, informed, specific, and unambiguous consent to do so for the specific purposes described in this Privacy Policy.
  3. It satisfies a legitimate interest (which is not overridden by your data protection interests), such as for research and development, to market and promote our services, and to protect our legal rights and interests.
  4. We need to process your data to comply with a legal obligation.

WITH WHOM AND HOW WE SHARE THE COLLECTED INFORMATION

Use of certain services requires sharing particular information about you with third parties. 

Specifically, we will share your information with third parties on the following occasions:
  1. Jobs
  2. Housing
  3. Competitions
  4. Articles & Advertorials
  5. Links to Third Party Sites
  6. Legal Compliance & Enforcement of Rights

INFORMATION STORAGE AND SECURITY

  1. We work hard to protect our Users from unauthorized access to, or alteration, disclosure or destruction of, your personal information. Our data hosting service providers are based in Germany and in the Netherlands.
  2. Access to User data is not available to unauthorized The IG Group employees. All The IG Group employees comply with The IG Group employee privacy policy and undertake training on privacy and security.
  3. While we implement safeguards designed to protect our users’ information, no security system is impenetrable and due to the inherent nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that data, during transmission through the Internet or while stored on our systems or otherwise in our care, is absolutely safe from intrusion by others.

TIME PERIOD OF INFORMATION RETENTION

We retain your account information for as long as your account is active. You may select to cancel your account at any time. After selecting to cancel your account, we implement a safety retention window of thirty (30) days. During this period, account information will be retained, although the account will, of course, not be visible on our services anymore. We will delete or anonymize your information upon deletion of your account (following the safety retention window) unless:
  1. We must keep it to comply with applicable law
  2. We must keep it as evidence of our compliance with applicable law (for instance, records of consent to our Terms, Privacy Policy and other similar consents)
  3. There is an outstanding issue, claim or dispute requiring us to keep the relevant information until it is resolved;
  4. The information must be kept for our legitimate business interests, such as fraud prevention and enhancing Users' safety and security. For example, information may need to be kept to prevent a User who was banned for unsafe behavior or security incidents from opening a new account.

USER RIGHTS

We want you to be in control of your information, so we have provided you with the following tools:
  1. Access and update your Information
  2. Cancellation of the Account
  3. Request to no longer use your information
  4. opt out of communications
  5. Turn off Cookie Controls
  6. Legal Compliance & Enforcement of Rights
Relevant browser-based cookie controls are described in our Cookie Policy.

THE IG GROUP AND CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

The IG Group Websites and services are not directed to individuals under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 16. If we become aware that an individual under the age of 16 has provided us with personal information, we will take steps to delete such information. If you become aware that a child has provided us with personal information, please contact us as provided below.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

The IG Group may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will post any Privacy Policy changes on this page with a clear date indication. In case of material changes, we will either provide notice on The IG Group Websites or we will send you an email notification.

We will also keep prior versions of this Privacy Policy in our archive. These will be available upon request for your review. We encourage you to review our privacy policy whenever you use our services, so that you stay informed about our information practices and the ways you can help protect your privacy.

If you disagree with any of the changes to this Privacy Policy, you may stop using our services and cancel your account anytime.

CONTACT US

If you have questions or concerns about how your information is handled, please direct your inquiry to contact@indianingermany.de or contact us using the address below:

The IG Group
Kantor-Reiche-Ring 37,
38162, Cremlingen
Germany

Technical questions or concerns about this app/website should be directed to:
Indians in Germany
contact@indianingermany.de