LawStreet respects your privacy and is committed to protecting the confidentiality of your personal information. This policy explains how LawStreet collects and uses site visitor information and how it protects your privacy.
LawStreet is committed to the following standards, on a commercially reasonable basis:
Some features on the Website may require you to register as a user and to receive our authorization before you can use particular features. Whether you are an individual or a corporation, partnership, or any other form of commercial enterprise, in order for you to obtain our authorization to use those features and to be considered a registered user, you may be required to provide us with certain information, including but not limited to, about you and/or your business and, if a business, any or all individuals you designate to represent that business in connection with your use of the Website (e.g. names, addresses, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, and other Personally Identifiable Information of each individual who will use the Website). Once we have authorized you as a registered user, we may provide you with a unique username and password as selected by you.
Generally, you will be able to change your password and any personal data you have given us. Please note that submitting information to us is not a guarantee or assurance that we will grant authorization to you or permit you, or anyone you designate, to use any or all of the services of the Website. If for any reason you are not granted authorization we will retain the information you submit to us only in order to communicate with you regarding your application; we may, however, request additional or follow-up information for audit purposes or as may be required by law or regulation.
LawStreet is deeply focused on, including but not limited to, delivery of information and content, providing engaging news articles and encapsulating significant incidents or happenings in the legal world.
The sources of personal information received by LAWSTREET JOURNAL are:
LawStreet Journal may collect personal information in the following ways:
Mandatory Personal Information
As a general rule, to enable LawStreet Journal to correctly identify you, to provide you with the products and services you have requested and to communicate with you, the following minimum information must be provided in order for your request, application, etc. to be processed:
Other personal information may be requested to help identification (e.g. date of birth, nationality, etc.) or to enable LawStreet Journal to understand your profile so you can be provided with better and more appropriate products and services.
Debit/Credit Card information, along with other information related to specific transactions, is collected at the time of your purchasing a product and is used only for the purposes of that particular transaction. For your protection, the Debit/Credit Card information is not retained in the LawStreet Journal system for later use for other transactions. The record of the transaction is kept for 10 years for legal and audit reasons.
The subscriptions or paid services may be on auto renewal mode unless cancelled. If at any point you do not wish to auto-renew your subscription, you may cancel your subscription before the end of the subscription term.
LawStreet Journal takes every precaution to ensure that this information is stored in a safe location and that it cannot be accessed by any unauthorized parties.
Your email address is mandatory when you use LawStreet Journal electronic services on the LAWSTREET JOURNAL Website.
Electronic communication is for most purposes LawStreet Journal’s preferred method of communication because it is generally convenient, rapid, environmentally friendly and efficient. You are required to supply your email address when you are subscribing a product or service on the LawStreet Journal Website, which enables you to access our online services. Please note that each email address must be unique and that you are not allowed to share email addresses with another person.
For your convenience and security, your email address is unique to you in the system. (LAWSTREET JOURNAL does not permit two different persons to have the same email address in the system). You are strongly recommended to use an email address which is personal to you and that is not shared with others. This is to ensure that communications which are sent to you personally are not read by others, and that others do not gain access to the information. Furthermore, LAWSTREET JOURNAL may use your email address to communicate with you about value added products linked either to your previous purchase or other such transactions.
Personal information is needed by LawStreet Journal to enable it to properly manage its customer files. These files are used to enable LawStreet Journal to fulfill its role in providing a wide range of services to its customers. The personal information which you supply may be specifically used to:
Listed below are some of the security procedures that LAWSTREET JOURNAL uses to protect your privacy:
LawStreet Journal respects the privacy of personal email addresses and complies with the current legislation on email communication (Indian cyber laws including but not limited to the Information Technology Act, 2000). LawStreet Journal will not send you unsolicited email messages and will not contact you on behalf of third parties without your consent. Your email details will not be passed on to any other individual or organization without your explicit permission.
Without your specific ‘Opt In’ to receive e-campaigns from LawStreet Journal you may receive emails concerning:
If you indicate that you do not wish to receive LawStreet Journal generated emails you will only receive emails directly related to the transactions you have with LawStreet Journal (e.g. a purchase of a product, or your interest in a particular type of products, etc.) and other necessary individual communications.
Personal information supplied during a transaction with LawStreet Journal, as a general rule, is kept for 10 years as from the moment of transacting with LawStreet Journal.
LawStreet Journal complies with India’s data protection legislations and takes all reasonable care to prevent any unauthorized access to your personal data. LawStreet Journal staff and contractors have a responsibility to keep your information confidential.
LawStreet Journal does not disclose personal information to any other person or organization without your consent.
You have the absolute right to access, amend, and oppose the use of your personal data. You may choose whether or not you wish to be kept informed by email of LawStreet Journal’s activities, products and services by writing to us. LawStreet Journal may also ask you to provide optional information about your professional activities and interests in order to understand your needs better, and improve the services it offers to you.
9, Sant Nagar, East of Kailash,
New Delhi - 110065
To protect your information, LawStreet Journal uses an industry standard security protocol called Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to encrypt the transmission of sensitive information between you and our website.
SSL is used, for example, when you login or when you make a debit/credit card payment. To know if transmissions are encrypted, look for the lock on your web browser or check that the URL starts with https://. Despite LawStreet Journal’s efforts to protect your personal data, there is always some risk that an unauthorized third party may find a way around our security systems or that transmissions of information over the Internet will be intercepted. LawStreet Journal is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort arising from or relating to any breach of our security or interception of your transmissions (see Terms and Conditions).
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.
Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer’s hard disk for record keeping purposes. They are small text files that a website can use to recognize repeat users and facilitate their ongoing access to, and use of, the site. They do not pose a threat to your system or files.
List of cookies we collect
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
|Cookie Name||Cookie Description|
|CATEGORY_INFO||Stores the category info on the page that allows displaying pages more quickly.|
|CURRENCY||Your preferred currency.|
|CUSTOMER||An encrypted version of your customer info with the website.|
|CUSTOMER AUTH||An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.|
|EXTERNAL NO CACHE||A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.|
|FRONTEND||You session ID on the server.|
|GUEST-VIEW||Allows guests to edit their orders.|
|LAST_CATEGORY||The last category you visited.|
|LAST_PRODUCT||The most recent product you have viewed.|
|NO_CACHE||Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.|
|PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART||A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.|
|USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE||Indicates whether a customer allowed using cookies.|
|VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS||The products that you have recently viewed.|
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we are not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites. Third party sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
As a website gathers individual pieces of Non-Personal Information from its users, it may combine similar data from many or all the users of the website into one big “batch”. This sort of statistical information is called aggregate data because it reflects the habits and characteristics of a large group of anonymous people. Websites may use aggregate data or share it with business partners so that the information and services they provide best meet the needs of the users. Aggregate data also helps advertisers and sponsors on the Web, to know how effectively they are meeting the needs of their target audience.
A record of all the pages you have visited during your visit to a particular website or the services you accessed from the site or from an email. Click Stream Information is associated with your browser and not with you personally. It records the archives of your browser.
We sincerely request you to respect the privacy and secrecy concerns of others. The jurisdiction of any breach or dispute shall be the courts of New Delhi only.
If you have any doubt or need any clarification, please contact us on the above email ID and we will follow up.
Further, if you would like to know about the following; please feel free to write to us:
You can write to us at:
29, Sant Nagar, East of Kailash,
New Delhi - 110065
You can also call us at: 011 2622 7731