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Disclaimer Policy

Information, Not Legal Advice

The material provided on the Human Rights Law Network (HRLN) web site ( is designed for educational and informational purposes only and should NOT be used as a substitute for professional legal advice about your situation. If you are in need of legal advice, please consult a lawyer or a legal aid society in your country/state/area.

The members of the organisation do not wish to represent anyone desiring representation based solely upon viewing this website or in a country/state where this website fails to comply with all laws and ethical rules of that state. This web site is not intended to be a source of advertising or solicitation and the contents of the web site should not be construed as legal advice. Viewing this web site, or sending an e-mail message to the Human Rights Law Network or other organisation through this web site does not constitute a lawyer-client relationship between the Human Rights Law Network or other organisation and you. No recipients of content from this website should act, or refrain from acting, based upon any or all of the contents of this site.

Please also note that using e-mail to send confidential or sensitive information always contains risks and connections may not be secure.


The information provided by HRLN on this website was believed to be correct at the time it was included. However, the information is subject to change based upon the availability of new research, new interpretations, and other developments in the field. Sometimes the laws change. We cannot promise that this information is always up-to-date and correct. HRLN is not in a position to verify the accuracy of the material put up on this site and views this site as a medium to promote discussion and debate on contentious issues. In the process inaccurate material may find its way onto the site. Some of the materials listed have not been prepared by HRLN but are links to information prepared and/or posted by others. HRLN cannot guarantee the accuracy of information posted on other sites, nor is HRLN responsible for any legal information or assistance that you may obtain by using the HRLN website. HRLN hereby disclaims any and all liability to any person for any loss or damage caused by errors or omissions, whether such errors or omissions result from negligence, accident or any other cause. HRLN further assumes no liability for the interpretation and/or use of the information contained on this web site, nor does it offer a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied.

If you find information on the HRLN web site that is incorrect, please notify us by sending an e-mail to our Web Administrator

Internet Security

HRLN cannot and does not warrant against human and machine errors, omissions, delays, interruptions or losses, including loss of data. HRLN cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from this or another website will be free of infection by viruses, worms, Trojan horses, other harmful elements or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties.


Linking to the HRLN web site is allowed provided that the link is not misleading in regards to our mission. We would appreciate it if you informed us at

The HRLN web site contains links to many independent web sites that may be of interest to our users. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of information posted on other sites. HRLN has no control over the content of these sites nor is it responsible for information contained on such sites. The links are not intended to imply that we sponsor or are affiliated or associated with the people who created those sites, nor are the links intended to imply that we are legally authorized to use any trade name, registered trademark, logo, legal or official seal, or copyrighted symbol that may be reflected in the links.

Socio-Legal Information Centre (“SLIC”) maintains and this disclaimer applies to SLIC in its entirety.


The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by SLIC and while we endeavor to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of SLIC. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, SLIC takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Note: Human Rights Law Network (HRLN) is a division of the Socio-Legal Information Centre (SLIC). SLIC is a non-profit legal aid and educational organization, registered under the Registration of Societies Act, 1860, Indian Public Trust Act, 1950 and the Foreign Contributions (Regulation) Act, 1976.

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