In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. If you choose to register, and are 18 years of age or older, we will collect your name, email address, and street address along with other information you may choose to submit, and you will choose a password as part of the registration process (“Personal Information”). Personal Information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, your name, home address, telephone number, and e-mail address. If you conduct a transaction on or through our Site we will also ask you for additional information including the credit card number and expiration date, billing address, shipping address, name on the account and telephone numbers for the billing and shipping addresses (“Credit Card Information”). By providing your Personal Information to us, you explicitly agree to our collection and use of such information as described in this Policy.
If you use or provide services on the Site for which we implement a billing system, we will collect additional information from you to make it possible to collect, process and distribute funds. For example, we may collect your mailing address to remit payments.
The Site uses software tags called “cookies” to identify customers when they visit our Site. Cookies are used to remember user preferences and maximize performance of our services. The information we collect with cookies is not, and will never be, sold, or rented to any outside parties. Users who disable their Web browser’s ability to accept cookies will be able to browse our Site but will not be able to use our Service as seamlessly as possible.
We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” file. Persistent cookies enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our Site.
Web pages may contain an electronic file called a web beacon that allows a web site to count users who have visited that page or to access certain cookies. We may use web beacons in the following ways:
– We use web beacons within the Site in order to count users and to recognize users by accessing our cookies.
– Being able to access our cookies allows us to personalize your user experience.
In general, any file served as part of a web page, including an ad banner, can act as a web beacon. We may also include web beacons from other companies within pages we serve so that our advertisers may receive auditing, and reporting.
We maintain log files of the traffic that visits our Site. We do not link any information gathered in these log files to Personal Information. Log files are used to manage traffic loads and information technology requirements for providing reliable service. Information collected includes IP addresses and browser types.
We take steps to protect the Personal Information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially reasonable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If we learn of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using this Site or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of this site. We may post a notice on our Site if a security breach occurs. We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us at [email protected].
Retention and sharing of Information
We will keep Personal Information of our users for as long as they are registered subscribers or users of our products and services, and as permitted by law.
Reports are often reviewed or co-authored by a senior key opinion leader (KOL) or a panel of KOLs. When you buy a report, KOLs that collaborated in the review process can may access information regarding the sale of this report, limited to the purchasing price, date and email address the report was shipped to.
When you buy material on the site, DeciBio uses Authorize.net as a credit card processing service provider to verify your credit card and bill you.
Users who no longer wish to subscribe to the site should contact us at [email protected]. Your account and its attached information will be completely deleted from our records, with no means of reactivation.
We reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure doing so in the Company’s interest to protect its property or other legal rights or the rights or property of others.
This Site is hosted and operated in the United States. If you are visiting from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that you are transferring your personal data to the United States, which does not have the same data protection laws as the EU and by providing your personal data you consent to:
– The transfer of your personal data to the United States as indicated above.
Merger, Sale or Insolvency
If the Company should ever file for bankruptcy or have its assets sold to or merge with another entity, information the Company receives from you from this Site is a Company asset that may be transferred in connection with these types of corporate events.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this Policy, you should contact DeciBio by emailing [email protected] .
Effective: September 1st, 2009
While it will be periodically scanned, we do not warrant that the site will be free from viruses. Although we take reasonable steps to secure the site, you acknowledge that the Internet is not a completely secure medium and we make no warranties, express or implied, that any information or materials you post on or transmit through the site will be safe from unauthorized access or us.