We may request users of this website to provide any personal information. The information collected directly from a user may include contact information such as the user's name, e-mail address, and current institution or organisation affiliation and designation or any other relevant information such area of specialisation, postal address, contact number etc., which may be necessary for JPI for the purposes of its assessment, facilitation and operations etc.
In order to access certain content on JPI or its website and to make use of all functionality and advanced personalization features of the site, we ask you to register by completing and submitting a registration form. The registration is required to create “User ID” to facilitate the roles of Author, Reviewer and Subscriber. As an ‘Author’ to submit and publish the manuscript, as a ‘Reviewer’ to review the submitted manuscript by the respective authors and as a ‘Subscriber’ to purchase the respective Journals or Articles available for sale on the website. Also for Conferences /Seminars, likewise events etc., the participants are required to ‘Register’ separately on the website for the respective event.
Automatic Collection of Information
The JPI’s website automatically collects certain information from your web browser with regard to your usage of the site some of the information collected automatically from all users include the Internet Protocol ("IP") address used to connect your computer to the Internet; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; and full Uniform Resource Locator ("URL") click stream data, including date and time, and content you viewed or searched for while you were on the JPI’s website.
This site additionally uses '"cookies" to collect information. Cookies are anonymous, unique alphanumeric identifiers sent to your browser from a website's computer and stored on your computer's hard drive. The type of information collected as a result of a cookie being stored on your computer is specific to your computer. "Session" cookies collect information about your use of the Site (e.g., whether you are logged in) and to give you a more personalized browsing experience and help you navigate the Site more efficiently from page to page. These cookies are temporary and are deleted when you close your browser. "Persistent" cookies gather statistical information about repeat usage from your computer or workstation. Cookies generally do not contain personally identifiable information, but when you furnish your personal information through the Site, this information may be linked to any other data stored in cookies sent to your browser from the Site.
You may choose to prevent your browser from accepting certain cookies or have the browser take your consent before placing a cookie in your browser. You may also block the cookies altogether by accessing your browser's privacy preferences menu. However, if you block cookies altogether, you may not be able to register, login to the site or make use of the complete features and functionality of the site.
Please note that any information including any form of personal information or uploaded content provided by you or your system to JPI shall not be bound by any of the terms of the non-disclosure of information to any of the statutory authority or for the purposes of research, analysis, education including marketing activities.
How Personal Information Is Used
Personal information provided by you is used for:
Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
Your personal information provided on the site has restricted access. Employees, agents, representatives, service providers and entities such as institutions, societies or organisation for which we are agents, licensees or publishers gain access to your identifiable information for the purposes mentioned in the policy.
If you are an institution and access the service, then your personal information and certain usage data gathered through the service, such as items viewed, downloaded etc. are tracked for usage analysis, subscription management.
No personal information will be disclosed without the consent of the user except for the purposes otherwise stated in this Policy or otherwise, inter-alia, set-out below:
Access and Changes to Your Registration Information and Preferences
A user can edit the information provided at registration to correct or update the information at any time. The responsibility of providing accurate information lies with the user. JPI do not hold any responsibility or accountability or authencity of any personal information provided by its user on its website and shall in no case shall be held responsible for the acts of its users.
We reserve the right to notify you of changes or updates to the Site whenever necessary.
Retention of Personal Information
The personal information provided for registration is retained as long as it is relevant to our business, research or technical purposes.
If you make a payment through our sites for a service you will be redirected to Razorpay payment gateway. All collection of debit or credit card information is done through Razorpay and then shared back with us for the purpose of verifying that the payment has been successful. When you enter sensitive information (such as debit or credit card number) on our vendor’s site, the transmission of that information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL).
Our Commitment to Data Security
All personal information collected is maintained with utmost confidentiality and protected against unauthorized access, loss, misuse or alteration on best effort basis.
Questions, Complaints, and Dispute Resolution
Any dispute arising between the user or any other person with JPI shall have the jurisdiction of Delhi, India only.