Effective Date: October 1, 2022
This Privacy Notice describes how BioVeritas collects and uses Personal Data about you through the use of our Website, and through email, text, and other electronic communications between you and BioVeritas.
BioVeritas, LLC (“BioVeritas” or “we” or “us”) respects your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy applies to information we collect:
on our Website; and
in email, text, and other electronic messages between you and our Website.
It does not apply to information collected by:
us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by BioVeritas or any third-party;
us or any of our affiliates or subsidiaries related to your or any other individual’s employment or potential employment with us; or
any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on the Website.
2.Children Under the Age of 18
Our Website are not intended for children under the age of 18 and children under the age of 18 are not permitted to use our Website. We will remove any information about a child under the age of 18 if we become aware of it.
Our Website are not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under age 18 may provide any information to the Website. We do not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information through any Website features or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. If we learn we have collected or received Personal Data from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information directly from a child under 18, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3.Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
We collect different types of information about you, including information that may directly identify you, information that is about you but individually does not personally identify you, and information that we combine with our other users. This includes information that we collect directly from you or through automated collection technologies.
We collect Personal Data from various sources, including:
directly from you when you provide it to us;
automatically as you navigate through the Website; and
from third parties, for example, our business partners.
Information You Provide to Us
We collect the following types of Personal Data directly from you when you access or use our Website: real name, postal address, email address, and telephone number. In addition, we also collect other types of information that you may provide when you fill out a form or through your correspondence with us.
The Personal Data we collect on or through our Website includes:
information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website. This includes information provided at the time of requesting further services or information. We may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our Website; and
records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact us.
Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain Personal Data about your interaction with our Website, including information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns:
details of your visits to our Website. This includes: browsing history, search history, communication data and the resources that you access, use, or otherwise interact with on the Website;
Other information necessary to provide us with our products and services; and
Information about your computer and internet connection, i.e., your IP address, operating system, and browser type.
The information we collect automatically may include Personal Data or we may maintain it or associate it with Personal Data we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling us to:
estimate our audience size and usage patterns;
store information about your preferences;
customize our Website according to your individual interests;
speed up your searches; and
recognize you when you return to our Website.
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly. For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
Information We Collect from Third Parties
We may collect Personal Data from third parties. When we associate this information with other Personal Data about you, we consider this information to be Personal Data.
4.How We Use Your Information
We use your Personal Data for various purposes described below, including to:
provide our Website to you;
provide you with information you request from us;
enforce our rights arising from contracts;
notify you about changes; and
provide you with notices about your account
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Data:
to provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us;
to deliver content and product and service offerings relevant to your interests, including targeted offers and ads through our Website, third-party sites, and via email or text message (with your consent, where required by law);
in any other way we may describe when you provide the information;
to fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it;
for any other purpose with your consent.
We may also use your information to contact you about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you wish to withdraw your consent for us to use your information to contact you about good and services that may be of interest to you, you can unsubscribe or send us an email stating your request at email@example.com. For more information, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
5.Disclosure of Your Information
We do not share, sell, or otherwise disclose your Personal Data for purposes other than those outlined in this Privacy Notice. We disclose your Personal Data to a few third parties, including:
our subsidiaries and our affiliates;
our third-party service providers that we use to support our business;
to a company we merge, acquire, or that buys us, or in the event of change in structure of our company of any form;
to comply with our legal obligations;
to enforce our rights; and
with your consent.
to our subsidiaries and affiliates;
to contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business. These entities provide IT and infrastructure support services;
to a potential or actual buyer or other successor in the event of a planned or actual merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of BioVeritas’ assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which Personal Data held by BioVeritas about our Website’s users is among the assets transferred;
to fulfill the purpose for which you provide it;
for any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information; and
with your consent.
We may also disclose your Personal Data:
to comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request;
if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of BioVeritas, our customers, or others.
6.Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We offer you choices on how you can opt out of our use of tracking technology, disclosure of your Personal Data for third-parties to advertise to you, our advertising to you, and other targeted advertising.
We do not control the collection and use of your information collected by third parties described above in Disclosure of Your Information. When possible, these organizations are under contractual obligations to use this data only for providing the services to us and to maintain this information strictly confidential. These third parties may, however, aggregate the information they collect with information from their other customers for their own purposes.
In addition, we strive to provide you with choices regarding the Personal Data you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with control over your Personal Data:
Promotional Offers from BioVeritas. We may use your contact information to provide you information about products and services that may be of interest to you. If you wish to withdraw your consent for us to use your information to contact you about goods and services that may be of interest to you, you can send us an email stating your request at firstname.lastname@example.org. If we have sent you a promotional email, you may click the unsubscribe link in the body of that email to be omitted from future email distributions.
7.Accessing, Correcting, and Deleting Your Personal Data
You may request to access, correct, and delete your Personal Data by contacting us at the contact information below. However, we cannot accommodate a request to change your Personal Data if we believe that such change would either violate a legal obligation or cause the Personal Data to be incorrect.
You may send us an email at email@example.com to request access to, correct or delete any Personal Data that you have provided to us. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
8.Do Not Track Signals
We may use automated data collection technologies to track you across websites. We currently do not honor do-not-track signals that may be sent by some browsers.
We also may use automated data collection technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking). Some web browsers permit you to broadcast a signal to websites and online services indicating a preference that they “do not track” your online activities. At this time, we do not honor such signals and we do not modify what information we collect or how we use that information based upon whether such a signal is broadcast or received by us.
Information transmitted over the Internet is not completely secure, but we do our best to protect your Personal Data. You can help protect your Personal Data and other information by keeping your password to our Websites confidential.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your Personal Data from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Data transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of Personal Data is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures deployed on the Website.
10.Consent to Processing of Personal Data in the United States
We may process your Personal Data outside of your home country, including to the United States. We only do this when we are legally permitted to do so and when we have appropriate safeguards in place to protect your Personal Data.
In order to provide our Website, products, and services to you, we may send and store your Personal Data outside of the country where you reside or are located, including to countries that may not or do not provide an equivalent level of protection for your Personal Data. Your Personal Data may be processed and stored in the United States and federal, state, and local governments, courts, or law enforcement or regulatory agencies in the United States may be able to obtain disclosure of your information through the laws of the United States. By using our Website, you represent that you have read and understood the above and hereby consent to the storage and processing of Personal Data outside the country where you reside or are located, including in the United States.
We will post any changes to our Privacy Notice on our Website.
Your continued use of our Website following the posting of changes constitutes your acceptance to such changes.
You may ask questions about this Privacy Notice and our privacy practices by contacting us at the contact information below.