Gemmological Institute of Colombo (Private) Limited takes privacy issues with great seriousness. We apply the following policies:
- GIC GemLab will only use personal data for the stated purposes, and for other purposes as agreed by the data subjects.
- GIC GemLab will do its best to maintain personal data that is updated and accurate.
- Personal data held by GIC GemLab will be stored securely and GIC GemLab will train its employees with regard to personal data privacy issues.
- GIC GemLab employees will respect the privacy of customers and will not disclose their personal data to unauthorized parties. GIC GemLab will provide all data subjects with access to, and the right to correct, their personal data held by GIC GemLab.
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Content is Protected by Intellectual Property Laws
Text and image files, audio and video clips, and other content on this website is the property of GIC GemLab and/or other agents who authored, produced or photographed content featured on this website. Copyrights and other proprietary rights in the content on this website may also be owned by individuals and entities other than, and in addition to, GIC GemLab. GIC GemLab expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on this website, except for the purposes of fair use as defined in the copyright law, and as described below. All text is copyright GIC GemLab unless stated otherwise. Images are copyright to the specific photographer, or to GIC GemLab, unless stated otherwise.
Fair use is permitted
Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for non-commercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary, and news reporting. Unless otherwise noted, users who wish to download or print text and image files from this web site for such uses may do so without GIC GemLab express permission, provided they comply with the following conditions:
- The content may only be used for personal, educational or non commercial purposes
- Users must cite the author and source of the content as they would material from any printed work
- The citation must include all copyright information and other information associated with the content and the URL for GIC GemLab website
- None of the content may be altered or modified
- Users must comply with all other terms or restrictions which may be applicable to the individual file, image or text
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Commercial Use is Restricted
Unauthorized commercial publication or exploitation of text, images or content of this website is specifically prohibited. Anyone wishing to use any of these files or images for commercial use, publication, or any purpose other than fair use as defined by law, must request and receive prior written permission from the GIC GemLab Permission for such use is granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of GIC GemLab. A usage fee may be assessed depending on the type and nature of the proposed use.