Disclaimer
This website is managed by S G C O & Co. LLP no action should be taken or omitted to be taken in reliance upon information contained in this website. The information contained and accessed on this website is for general guidance and is intended to offer the user general information of interest. The information provided is not intended to replace or serve as substitute for any accounting, tax or other professional advice, consultation or service.

SGCO does not guarantee or warrant that the website will be uninterrupted, without delay, error free, omission free or free of viruses. We can accept no liability for loss or damage suffered as a result of use of this website or reliance on the information contained herein.

SGCO does not warrant or offer any assurances that the website is compatible with any user's computer equipment or network through which access to the website is gained or that the use of the website will not lead to viruses or similar destructive software. Users are responsible for ensuring that their own equipment has appropriate security and virus protection features. As content of the website is copyrighted, any unauthorised use of any material on the website may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. Materials on this website may not be modified, reproduced or publicly displayed, performed or distributed or used for any public or commercial purposes.

Third party links are provided as a convenience to users. SGCO does not control and is not responsible for any of these websites or their content.

This disclaimer shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Indian laws and the courts of India shall have exclusive jurisdiction. The invalidity or unenforceability in any jurisdiction of any of these terms shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other of these terms. If any term is held to be invalid or unenforceable it shall be deemed to be amended to the minimum extent required to render such term valid or enforceable, such amendment to be determined by SGCO.

Privacy Policy

SGCO is committed to the protection of personal information supplied by clients and prospective clients. SGCO is the data controller, collecting the information obtained by this website for specified purposes as outlined below.

Collection of information

SGCO does not require registration for access to the website. SGCO will only collect and use personal data voluntarily and openly provided to this website. Users are able to browse the website without disclosing any personal information. A user of this website may choose to provide SGCO with limited personal data as required in order to register for certain services. Once registered the information will only be used for the specified purpose.

At the present time IP addresses of authorised users are not logged for either administrative or other purposes. The IP address indicates the location of the authorised users' computer on the Internet. If it is decided to log IP addresses in the future, the information so obtained may be aggregated to provide statistical information about the users of the website. However no individual user will be identifiable from such information and IP addresses will not be used to track the access to the website.

We do not solicit sensitive personal data through the website except where legally required to do so, e.g. for the purposes of recruitment. Sensitive personal data includes gender, race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or other beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health, sexual life or criminal records.

Use of information
Information is used only for the specific purpose for which it was provided except where there has been an explicit selection to receive other information from SGCO. Personal data provided through the website will be made available to the provider of the information on request. Personal information may be deleted from the website at any time.

Requests for copies or deletion of information may be made by e-mailing info@sgco.co.in at any time.

Provision of information to third parties

SGCO will provide personal information to third parties in the following circumstances:
  • where the transfer is necessary to fulfill the requirements of the operation for which the information was provided, and the third party is a participant firm or an international firm;

  • in order to fulfill a request which involves other participant firms or international firms;

  • to assist SGCO’s professional advisors regarding matters referred to them concerning the operation of the website;

  • where requested explicitly by an authorised user of the website; or

  • as required by a court order or any other legal or regulatory requirement.

SGCO does not collect or compile personal data or information obtained by the website for dissemination or sale to outside parties not participant firms or international firms for the purposes of marketing or mailing by or on behalf of third parties. SGCO does not undertake marketing activities for third parties, other than participant firms or international firms.

Accuracy of information

SGCO assumes responsibility for keeping an accurate record of personal data once it has been submitted, but not for confirming the ongoing accuracy of the personal information. If SGCO is advised that the personal data is no longer accurate, it will be amended (where practical).

Retention of information

Information collected from authorised users of the website will only be kept in order to provide the required services. Once the service has been completed all information will be destroyed in accordance with SGCO's data retention policies. Where the information has been collected in connection with an expression of interest in working for SGCO, a participant firm or an international firm, it is agreed that SGCO may use, hold and destroy personal data supplied in connection with the initial expression of interest in accordance with SGCO's standard recruitment procedures:

  • details may be retained for up to the next twelve months for the purpose of notification of suitable vacancies that might arise; and

  • details may be used for the purpose of research and analysis designed to improve recruitment and human resources policies and practices.

Where the authorised user of the website has provided additional information, personal details will be retained for a period of time reasonable in the context of the nature of the request.

If these conditions are not acceptable the website should not be further used.

Security of information

SGCO has implemented accepted standards of technical measures and security policies that are aimed at protecting the personal data it has under its control from:

  • unauthorised access

  • improper use or disclosure

  • unauthorised modification

  • unlawful destruction or accidental loss
SGCO personnel are required to keep personal information confidential and only authorised persons have access to such information.

Third party websites

SGCO is not responsible for the privacy policies of third party websites to which links are provided. The privacy policies on these websites should be checked before providing any personal information to these websites.

Other matters

The website contains links to other websites that are not governed by this privacy statement. If you have any questions about this privacy statement please e-mail info@sgco.co.in