“Personal Information” is information about you that is personally identifiable to you like your name, address, e-mail address or phone number, as well as other non-public information that is associated with the foregoing.
“Anonymous Information” is information that is not associated with or linked to your Personal Information. Anonymous Information does not permit the identification of individual persons.
Personal Information Vigilant Collects
The Personal Information that Vigilant gathers from you helps Vigilant learn more about the visitors to the Website. Vigilant collects the following Personal Information that you submit voluntarily:
- When you request to receive information about Vigilant, Vigilant will collect the information that is contained in your e-mail or that you enter into the respective request form on the Website and the fact that you are interested in receiving information about Vigilant.
- When you contact Vigilant by sending an e-mail, Vigilant will collect any information that is contained in your e-mail, including without limitation, any attachments that you send to Vigilant.
- When you submit information to Vigilant about your employment history, publications lists or other information including Personal Information in connection with applying for employment with Vigilant, we may use this information for purposes of determining your qualifications and may contact third parties to verify its validity.
Personal Information Collected Via Technology
We may track the total number of visitors to the Website and the number of visitors to each page of the Website. As you use the Website, certain information may also be collected passively, including your Internet protocol (IP) address, browser type and operation system.
The Website may use cookie technology to identify users who have previously visited so the user is recognized upon return, thereby saving them time while on our Website. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on the Website. Once the user closes the browser, the cookie simply terminates. If a user rejects the cookie, they may still use the Website. A cookie may be placed by Vigilant, or by vendors or service providers who work with Vigilant or Vigilant’s licensees or partners.
Personal Information from Other Sources
Vigilant may receive Personal Information about you from third parties. Vigilant may add this information to the information it already has collected from you via the Website.
Use of Other Information Vigilant Collects
In general, Personal Information you submit to Vigilant is used by Vigilant either to provide you with the information you have requested, product information, to improve the Website and to better tailor the features, performance and support of the Website, and to offer you additional information or opportunities.
Vigilant may create Anonymous Information records from Personal Information by excluding information (such as your name) that makes the information personally identifiable to you. Vigilant may use this Anonymous Information for any purpose, including to analyze usage patterns so that it may enhance the Website. Vigilant reserves the right to use and disclose Anonymous Information to third parties in its discretion.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Vigilant may provide your Personal Information to third party vendors or service providers who work on behalf of or with Vigilant to provide some of the services and features of the Website and to help Vigilant communicate with the visitors to the Website. However, these vendors and service providers do not have any independent right to share this information (except pursuant to a legal requirement such as a subpoena or warrant).
Vigilant may share some or all of your Personal Information with any current or future companies controlling, controlled by or under common control with Vigilant, including joint venture partners.
Vigilant may disclose your Personal Information if Vigilant believes in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to comply with laws and regulations or government authorities (such as reporting safety data to the United States Food and Drug Administration), to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on Vigilant, or to protect and defend the rights or property of Vigilant, visitors to the Website or other third parties.
Choices Regarding Personal Information
You may review and correct any of the Personal Information that you have provided to Vigilant by updating your contact information directly by contacting Vigilant at info@VigilantBiosciences.com.
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Privacy of Minors
Vigilant does not intentionally collect or maintain information from those visitors to the Website who are under 18 years old.
Security and Confidentiality
Vigilant has put in place commercially reasonable and appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information it collects online. However, no company, including Vigilant, can fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information.