We value the trust placed in use by you and therefore, we follow the highest standards of privacy guidelines to protect the information shared by you with us.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
‘Personal Information’, ‘Information’ and ‘Sensitive Information’ shall have the meaning ascribed to it under the IT Act, 2000 and Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, 2011.
We collect Your Personal Information/Information when you use Accentfrancais and when You share such information with Us through email or by posting on accentfrancais.co.uk or by any other means made available to You by Us. During browsing/using of Accentfrancais by You, We collect information with respect to Your IP Address and zip code. In the event You want to share any feedback or raise a concern, We collect information with respect to Your name, age, mobile number, email address, gender, occupation etc.
We collect information in order to provide you with a safe, efficient, smooth and customized experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize AccentFrancais to make your experience safer and easier.
We do not solicit any Sensitive Information about You or seek information with respect to Your credit/debit card, net banking or other financial information, except as expressly provided herein. However, if You share such information with Us voluntarily, We will not be liable for any actions, claims, costs, expenses or other liabilities that may arise as a consequence of such any unauthorized use or misuse of such information.
We may track certain information about you based upon your behavior on AccentFrancais. We use this information for conducting internal research on our users’ demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand, protect and serve our users. This information is compiled and analysed on an aggregated basis. This information may include the website that you just visited (whether this website is on AccentFrancais or not), which website you next visit, your computer browser information.
We may also collect information to track user behavior and preferences for internal analytics and research. We may also use Your information: (i) to evaluate Your interest for various genres of content, services, offers; (ii) to perform analytics and conduct customer research, to determine Your interest, for identifying Content that generate sales and to analyse traffic patterns.
If you choose to post messages on our message boards, chat rooms or other message areas or leave feedback, We will collect that information You provide to us. We retain this information as necessary to resolve disputes, provide customer support and troubleshoot problems as permitted by law.
If You send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about Your activities or postings on AccentFrancais, we may store such information.
We identify and use Your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer AccentFrancais. Your IP address is also used to help identify You and to gather broad demographic information.
We will occasionally ask You to complete optional online surveys. These surveys may ask You for contact information and demographic information (like zip code, age, or
income level). We use this data to tailor Your experience at AccentFrancais, providing You with content that We think You might be interested in and to display content according to Your preferences.
A “cookie” is a small piece of information stored by a web server on a web browser so it can be later read back from that browser. Cookies are useful for enabling the browser to remember information specific to a given user. We place both permanent and temporary cookies in your computer’s hard drive. The cookies do not contain any of your personally identifiable information.
You will always have an option not to provide certain information and can choose to opt-out from provision of certain information.
Disclosure of Personal Information with Third Parties
We will always take Your express consent at the time of sharing your Personal Information with third parties for their marketing and advertising purposes.
In the event of any requirement by court order, government or quasi-government agency to disclose Your Personal Information, We will disclose information as may be legally required. We may also disclose Your Personal Information if we, in the good faith believe that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process.
In the event AccentFrancais is merged with or acquired by another company or in case of re-organization or re-structuring of business, We and our affiliates will share Your Personal Information, wholly or in part, with another business entity.
Third Party Sites
Promotional and Marketing Activities
We will send communications to You at regular intervals to notify you of, among other things, various offers, new content, exclusive deals etc., that may be available or new services that may be of interest to You. By accessing AccentFrancais, you expressly consent to receiving such communications from us at regular intervals.
However, if you do not wish to receive any communication from us, You may request to opt-out by writing to us at [email protected] Once, We are in receipt of Your request, We will cease sending promotional messages to You.
Security and Compliance with Laws
We strive to protect Your Personal Information against unauthorized disclosure, misuse, unlawful use, modification, loss or destruction. We take all reasonable measures and precautions, as per standard industry practices, to keep Your Personal Information confidential. We ensure compliance with all applicable laws including but not limited to Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011.