EIGROUP
Privacy Policy
EIGROUP (hereinafter referred to as either, "Company", "We", "Us" or "Our") is committed to protecting the privacy of personal information you may provide us on this website (the “Site”). We believe it is important for you to know how we treat your personal information. We updated this Privacy Policy effective as of October 01, 2010. The terms of this Privacy Policy apply to all users of this Site. If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, you should immediately cease the use of this Site. Below you will find answers to several questions regarding our revised Privacy Policy.
  • What information does Company collect about me on this Site?
  • What does Company do with the information collected?
  • With whom does Company share the information?
  • How can I stop receiving notices about future offers or to stop my Personal Information from being shared with third parties?
  • How do I correct or update my Personal Information?
  • How does Company protect the security of my Personal Information?
  • Does Company's Site link to other sites?
  • What is the effective date of Company Privacy Policy and how will Company notify me of changes to its Privacy Policy?
  • How does Company handle children's privacy online?
  • How do I contact Company?

What information does Company collect about me on this Site?

Company collects personally identifiable information that you may voluntarily provide on online forms, which may include: user registration, sweepstakes registration, contact requests, guest comments, online surveys, and other online activities. The personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) collected on this Site can include some or all of the following: your name, address, telephone number(s), e-mail addresses, text messaging information and other contact information associated with electronic or digital messaging methods, vehicles and interaction, credit card information, demographic information, and any other information you may voluntarily provide. You will have the choice whether or not to disclose such Personal Information in the above activities; however, some parts of the Site and some services may be more difficult or impossible to use if you choose not to disclose Personal Information.

At the time of registration, you will have the option to receive future offers and updates from the Company by checking the appropriate opt-in box(‘s). If you choose to opt-in, your Personal Information will be kept in a secured database and we will alert you via your selected opt-in communication method (i.e., e-mail, text messaging, etc.) to new features, special offers updated information and new services.

In addition to the Personal Information identified above, our web servers automatically identify computers by their IP addresses. Company may use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the Site, track users' movement and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. To emphasize, IP addresses are not linked to Personal Information.

Further, Our Site may use technologies such as “cookies” to provide visitors with tailored information upon each visit. Cookies are a common part of many commercial websites that allow small text files to be sent by a website, accepted by a web browser and then placed on your hard drive as recognition for repeat visits to the Site. Every time you visit Our Site, Our servers, through cookies, pixels and/or GIF files, collect basic technical information such as your domain name, the address of the last URL visited prior to clicking through to the Site, and your browser and operating system. You do not need to enable cookies to visit Our Site; however, some parts of the Site and some services may be more difficult or impossible to use if cookies are disabled. To emphasize, cookies are not linked to any Personal Information while on this Site.

Company's ad management partner, Chi Networks (CN), employs pixels or transparent GIF files to help manage our online advertising. These files enable CN to recognize a unique cookie on your web browser, which in turn enables us to learn which advertisements bring users to our website. The cookie was placed by us, or by another advertiser who works with CN. With both cookies and Universal Action Tag technology, the information we collect and share is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number(s), or email address. For more information about CN, including information on how to opt out of these technologies, email us at postmaster@eigroup.co.in

What does Company do with the information collected?

Company may use your Personal Information for any of the following purposes: (1) to understand the use of the Site and make improvements; (2) to fulfill prizes; (3) to register visitors for online activities such as: online ordering, sweepstakes, contests, surveys, employment applications, comment forms, or any other online interactive activities; (4) to respond to specific requests from visitors; (5) to obtain parental consent from visitors under 18 years of age, when necessary; (6) to provide any necessary notices to visitors or their parent or legal guardians if situations prompt such notification; (7) to protect the security or integrity of the Site if necessary; (8) to send notices of special promotions, offers or solicitations through your selected opt-in methods; and (9) in general, to promote and market Company's business and various products.

In addition, from time to time, we may market certain third party services through Our Site. Should you choose to accept an offer from a third party, we will pass your relevant Personal Information, which may include your name, address, and credit/debit card number, to that third party.

With whom does Company share the information?

Company may share personal Information collected on this Site with any member of EIGROUP, its franchisees, and any other future subsidiaries or affiliates. This Privacy Policy applies if company shares your Personal Information collected on this Site with any other EIGROUP members. If you choose to provide your Personal Information to other members of EIGROUP through their respective websites, then the respective Privacy Policies will apply.

Company will not sell, rent, loan, transfer, or otherwise disclose any Personal Information to third parties except as set forth in this statement. Company may share Personal Information with third parties under the following circumstances: (i) in connection with a court order, subpoena, government investigation, or when otherwise required by law; (ii) in the event of a corporate sale, merger, acquisition, or similar event; or (iii) working with third party companies to support the Site's technical operation or execute a specific promotion or program (such as providing responses to the Guest Comments Page, conduct surveys, or maintain a database of visitor information, etc.); or (iv) to facilitate your transactions with Our third party marketing partners.

If Personal Information is shared with any third party for the purposes of executing a specific promotion or program, it will be clearly communicated to visitors that the third party will have no right to use the Personal Information for independent purposes without your consent. In support of this policy, Company will enter into written agreements with any third party receiving Personal Information requiring the third party to comply with Company's privacy policies and applicable laws. To avoid your Personal Information from being shared with a third party, you can choose not to use the affected service or participate in the affected promotional activity.

How can I stop receiving notices about future offers or to stop my Personal Information from being shared with third parties?

For those who initially opted in to receive future offers or promotional materials or to allow the sharing of Personal Information with third parties may subsequently opt-out as follows:
    • To Unsubscribe online, Visit the http://newsletter.eigroup.co.in/lists/?p=unsubscribe
    • For email communications: send a request to us at postmaster@eigroup.co.in;
    • For text message communications, send a request to us at postmaster@eigroup.co.in and include the appropriate mobile telephone number(s)
    •  Please understand that if you opt-out, and later accept an offer from an advertiser or one of our third party marketing partners, We will share your Personal Information with that specific third party.


    How do I correct or update my Personal Information?

    All  users may review, correct, update or delete/deactivate their Personal Information, through our feedback page at http://newsletter.eigroup.co.in/lists/?p=preferences  to correct, update or delete/deactivate their applicable email address(es).

    How does Company protect the security of my Personal Information?


    Company uses appropriate technical and procedural security measures to protect this Site and data submitted by users. We cannot guarantee, however, that our standard measures will not prevent a third party from circumventing our security measures and unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, or where an error may occur in the administration of this Site. As such, Company recommends that you use caution whenever submitting Personal Information online.

    Does Company's Site link to other sites?

    Yes. This Site may contain links to other websites that may not be owned or operated by Company. Company cannot control nor is responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other websites. Company encourages you to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies solely to Personal Information collected on this Site.

    What is the effective date of Company Privacy Policy and how will Company notify me of changes to its Privacy Policy?

    This Privacy Policy was last updated on October 01, 2010. Company will post any changes on the Site's Homepage, so visitors are always aware of any changes to what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. If we decide to use your Personal Information in a manner different than first communicated, Company will notify users by e-mail to the e-mail addresses on record. Users will then be given a choice as to whether or not their Personal Information can be used in the new manner.

    In the event that Company goes through a business transition, such as a merger, another company acquires Company or its Affiliates, or Company sells a portion of its assets, your personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred. At least ten days prior to the change of ownership or control, you will be informed of this exchange and its effects via prominent notice on our site. If as a result of a business transition, your personally identifiable information will be used in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection, you will be give the choice to opt-out.

    How does Company handle children's privacy online?

    Company's practice is not to collect information from children under 13, and Company does not knowingly collect any Personal Information online from children under 13 or as otherwise prohibited by law. If You believe we have information about a child under 13, please send a request to postmaster@eigroup.co.in

    How do I contact Company?

    If you have any further questions concerning the Company's Privacy Policy and the use of your Personal Information, please visit us at http://www.eigroup.co.in/policy.html

    Terms of Use

    EIGROUP  ("EIGROUP) is committed to protecting the privacy of the personal information you provide us on our Web site ("Site"). We believe it is important for you to know how we treat the information you share with us. These Terms of Use ("Terms") govern your use of our Site and its features.

    EIGROUP may revise the information, services and the resources contained in this Site from time to time, and we reserve the right to make such changes without obligation to notify past, current or prospective visitors. Your continued use of this Site after changes have been made constitutes your acceptance of any new or amended terms. In no event shall EIGROUP be liable for any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of any use of the information contained herein.

    NO WARRANTY/LIMITATION ON LIABILITY

    EIGROUP strives to ensure that the information contained in this Site is accurate and reliable. However, EIGROUP and the World Wide Web (or Web Site Host) are not infallible, and errors may sometimes occur. Therefore, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, EIGROUP makes no representations about the reliability of the features of this Site, the EIGROUP Content (defined below), Submitted Content (defined below) or any other Site feature. You acknowledge that any reliance on such material and/or systems will be at your own risk. EIGROUP is not responsible for the information, data, text or other materials that may appear in Submitted Content or may otherwise be submitted by users. Opinions expressed in Submitted Content do not necessarily reflect the opinions of EIGROUP, and EIGROUP does not endorse and has no control over Submitted Content. Submitted Content is not necessarily reviewed by EIGROUP prior to posting and EIGROUP makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the Submitted Content or to the accuracy and reliability of the Submitted Content. EIGROUP makes no representations regarding the amount of time that any EIGROUP Content or Submitted Content will be preserved.

    EIGROUP disclaims any warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, as to any matter whatsoever relating to this Site, including without limitation the merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. EIGROUP is not liable or responsible for any damages or injuries caused by use of this Site (such as viruses, omissions or misstatements). THIS SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE MADE WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE OR ANY INFORMATION OR SOFTWARE THEREIN. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL EIGROUP BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, NOR SHALL EIGROUP BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES, ERRORS, DEFECTS, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED BY EVENTS BEYOND EIGROUP'S REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS LINE FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THIS SITE'S RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR SERVICES. In no event shall EIGROUP's total liability for all damages, losses and causes of action exceed five rupees (INR 5.00). Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages; as a result, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

    COMMUNICATING WITH EIGROUP

    On certain areas of our Site, you may be given the ability to contact us by electronic mail, for example, to sign up for services such as e-mail notifications and newsletters about our products, to register for a particular sweepstakes or contest, or to participate in our interactive forums, like chat rooms and message boards. The information that you provide to us through this Site is governed by our Privacy Policy.

    These areas are designed to give our users the ability to contact us with questions or concerns. They are not intended for, and should not be used to, submit unsolicited ideas. It is company policy not to accept such unsolicited ideas, concepts, techniques, procedures, methods, systems, designs, plans, charts or similar materials from outside parties. By entering the Site you acknowledge and agree that any materials, ideas or other communications you transmit to us in any manner and for any reason will not be treated as confidential or proprietary. It is EIGROUP’s policy not to accept, and to return, any unsolicited ideas, concepts, techniques, procedures, methods, systems, designs, plans, charts or other similar materials. Nevertheless, should you submit such materials, you understand that you have no ownership rights in any ideas you may submit, and you expressly disclaim any rights or causes of action you may have with respect to any materials you may submit.

    USER SUBMITTED CONTENT

    On certain areas of our Site you may be able to submit texts, files, images, photos, videos, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, text postings, and other materials and content ("Submitted Content"). You have no ownership rights in your account or other access to the Site or features therein, and EIGROUP may delete all Submitted Content at any time, with or without notice, if EIGROUP deems that you have violated these Terms, the law, or for any other reason. EIGROUP assumes no liability for any information removed from our Site, and reserves the right to permanently restrict access to the Site or a user account.

    By posting, displaying, publishing or otherwise submitting Submitted Content on or through this Site, you understand and acknowledge that any materials or other communications you transmit in any manner and for any reason will not be treated as confidential or proprietary. Furthermore, you acknowledge and agree that any concepts, techniques, procedures, methods, systems, video, scripts, music, photographs, designs, plans, charts or other materials you transmit to EIGROUP may be used by EIGROUP anywhere, anytime and for any reason whatsoever subject to the following terms:

    • You hereby grant to EIGROUP a limited, nonexclusive, sublicensable, worldwide, fully paid, royalty-free license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce and distribute Submitted Content. This license includes the right to host, index, cache, distribute and tag any Submitted Content, as well as the right to sublicense Submitted Content to third parties, including other users, for use on other platforms, such as for use on mobile phones, in video or music software computer programs.
    • You represent and warrant that you own the Submitted Content displayed, published or posted by you on the Site and otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth herein, and the displaying, publishing or posting of your Submitted Content, and our use thereof, does not and will not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, trademark rights, contract rights or any other intellectual property rights or other rights of any person or entity. You agree to pay for all royalties, fees and any other monies owing any person by reason of any Submitted Content displayed, published or posted by you to the Site.
    Your posting of Submitted Content is further subject to the following posting rules:

    • You may not post any content that, as determined in EIGROUP's sole discretion, is unlawful, harmful, tortious, defamatory, libelous, obscene, invasive of the privacy of another person, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, racist, infringing, pornographic, violent or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate.
    • You may not post any content that contains personal information about any individual, violates the privacy of any other individual or entity, or anything that you are under a contractual obligation to keep private or confidential. You agree that you will not impersonate any person or organization, including without limitation, the personnel of EIGROUP. You further agree that you will not misrepresent an affiliation with another person or organization, nor will you post any content that contains slanderous or libelous comments about others, or that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or other intellectual property right of a third party.
    • You may not post any content that contains business solicitation of any type, including advertising a product or service, offering a product or service for sale, or directing Site visitors to a location for more information about a product or service.
    • You may not post any software, files or links to other sites, and you may not post any content that contains viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may adversely affect the operation of the Site or features of the Site. You may not modify in any way any specifications, technology or application codes provided to you by EIGROUP or as embedded in the Submitted Content unless expressly authorized in writing by EIGROUP.
    • You may not share or transfer password or other access information with any other party, temporarily or permanently. You shall bear sole responsibility for all use of any account you have been permitted to create on this Site and for the confidentiality of your password.
    EIGROUP does not necessarily monitor any materials posted, transmitted or communicated to or within the Site. If you believe that something on the Site violates these Terms, please email us at postmaster@eigroup.co.in

    WEBSITE ACCESS

    A. EIGROUP hereby grants you permission to use the Site as set forth in this Terms of Use, provided that: (i) your use of the Site as permitted is solely for your personal, noncommercial use; (ii) you will not copy or distribute any part of the Site in any medium without EIGROUP’s prior written authorization; (iii) you will not alter or modify any part of the Site other than as may be reasonably necessary to use the Site for its intended purpose; and (iv) you will otherwise comply with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use.

    B. In order to access some features of the Site, you will have to create an account. You may never use another’s account without permission. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify EIGROUP immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. Although EIGROUP will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for the losses of EIGROUP or others due to such unauthorized use.

    C. You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, “robots,” “spiders,” “offline readers,” etc., that accesses the Site in a manner that sends more request messages to the EIGROUP servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional online Web browser. Notwithstanding the foregoing, EIGROUP grants the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the Site for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials. EIGROUP reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including account names, from the Site, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Site for any commercial solicitation purposes. You agree not to solicit, for commercial purposes, any users of the Site with respect to their User Submitted Content.

    INDEMNIFICATION

    You agree to indemnify and hold EIGROUP, its parents, subsidiaries, officers, employees and Site contractors and each of their officers, employees and agents harmless from any claims, damages and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, related to your violation of these Terms, or any violations thereof by your dependents or which arises from the use of Submitted Content.

    HYPERLINKS

    This EIGROUP Site may link to sites not maintained by or related to EIGROUP. Hypertext links are provided as a service to users and are not sponsored by or affiliated with this Site or EIGROUP. EIGROUP has not reviewed the sites hyperlinked to or from this Site and is not responsible for the content of any other site. These links are to be accessed at the user's own risk. EIGROUP makes no representations or warranties about the content, completeness or accuracy of these links or the sites hyperlinked to or from this Site. Furthermore, EIGROUP does not implicitly endorse third-party sites hyperlinked to or from this Site.

    TEXT MESSAGING NOTICE

    If you choose to participate in any EIGROUP promotion that may involve the use of text messaging (either sending or receiving), EIGROUP will not charge you for the text messaging; however, standard text messaging rates will apply to each text message sent or received as provided in your wireless rate plan (contact your carrier for pricing plans and details).

    MISCELLANEOUS

    These terms constitute the entire agreement between you and EIGROUP and govern your use of the EIGROUP Site and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and EIGROUP with respect to the EIGROUP Site and services. Both you and EIGROUP acknowledge and agree that no partnership is formed, and neither you nor EIGROUP has the power or the authority to obligate or bind the other.

    The failure of EIGROUP to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' original intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.

    Software that may be available in connection with this Site is subject to United States export controls. No software may be downloaded from this Site or otherwise exported or re-exported in violation of U.S. export laws. Downloading or using the software is at your sole risk.

    The failure of EIGROUP to comply with this Agreement because of an act of God, war, fire, riot, terrorism, earthquake, actions of federal, state or local governmental authorities or for any other reason beyond the reasonable control of EIGROUP, shall not be deemed a breach of this Agreement. If EIGROUP fails to act with respect to your breach or anyone else's breach on any occasion, EIGROUP is not waiving its right to act with respect to future or similar breaches.

    The headings in this Agreement are for your convenience and reference. These headings do not limit or affect this Agreement.

    If any provision of these terms of use shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms of use and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

    This Agreement constitutes a binding agreement between you and EIGROUP, and is accepted by you upon your use of the Site. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and EIGROUP regarding the use of the Site and the features therein.