Sites covered by this Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement applies to all PharmaVentures-owned websites and domains, and our wholly owned subsidiaries, including, but not limited to, www.pharmaventures.comwww.drugdeliveryreport.comwww.pharmatelevision.com

Introduction

This privacy statement explains how we (PharmaVentures) collect information from you via the website or in any manner expressly described in the privacy statement and how this information is then used. When you provide us with your personal data in the manner described, you consent to the processing of all such personal data as set out in the privacy statement. Please read this privacy statement carefully and revisit this page from time to time to review any changes that we may have made. If you have any questions or comments about how we handle your personal information, please call us on +44 (0) 1865 332700 or email us. You may also use these contacts to tell us about any concerns you may have about our privacy statement.

Visitor / User Information

This website is not intended for use by persons under the age of eighteen. Individuals who are under eighteen are expressly prohibited from posting any personally identifiable information about themselves. PharmaVentures does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of thirteen.

PharmaVentures explicitly asks when we need information that personally identifies you. Your personal information is used to create your personal user account. Contact information and other user-specific information is used only internally by PharmaVentures to operate the website and to communicate with users of the website. Demographic and profile data collected by PharmaVentures may be used to tailor this website or any requested email communications, and to display information that is more relevant to you. PharmaVentures also compiles demographic and product use information, but in the aggregate only, and may make that aggregate information publicly available. Information relating to user transactions, such as contact information, transaction type, transaction amount, payment, and shipping and billing information, are used internally by PharmaVentures and are not disclosed to third parties.

PharmaVentures may use a user’s contact information to communicate with the user regarding product and service updates, patches, policy changes, billing and other activities relating to the use of the website, and for marketing purposes.

PharmaVentures reserves the right to disclose any information if such action is necessary

  • (a) to conform to the requirements of law or to comply with legal process or notice served on PharmaVentures,
  • (b) to protect and defend the legal rights or property of PharmaVentures, the website or its users, or
  • (c) in an emergency, to protect the health and safety of its users or the general public.

PharmaVentures further reserves the right to release any information concerning any user if that user participates (or is reasonably suspected of participating) in any illegal activity, even without a notice, warrant, or other court order. Finally, PharmaVentures reserves the right to co-operate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who may be using our servers or services for illegal activities, and to report any suspected illegal activity to law enforcement agencies for investigation or prosecution.

As part of your use of the website, PharmaVentures allows you to elect to receive, or not receive, certain information from the Company. PharmaVentures adheres strictly to permission-based email policy. From time to time, PharmaVentures may send you commercial offers or advertisements from the Company. From time to time, we may pass your details to selected third parties whose products or services we believe would be of interest to you. This may include the transfer of information to companies outside the EEA. Where contact information is collected, you will have the option to opt-out of your information being sent to third parties. All emails that you have requested will have an option to unsubscribe. PharmaVentures endeavours to fulfil unsubscribe requests quickly so that no further communications are sent to users who have stated that they do not wish to receive the specified information. From time to time we may need to contact you to advise on alterations to the website and/or updates to this or other policies.

Cookies

The website uses "cookies" to enhance the functionality of the website and to make transactions and other activities more convenient and efficient for users. While disabling cookies will still allow a user to use the website, it may prevent a user from being able to process transactions on the website. For more information on cookies, please see The Wikipedia entry for HTTP Cookies.

Communications from the website, Special Offers, Updates Newsletters

 Established users will occasionally receive information on products, services, special deals and a newsletter. PharmaVentures uses Constant Contact to produce user mailings which guarantees the opportunity to opt-in, opt-out or change preferences via a link in the footer of all email messages.

Website Usage Information

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our website. We do not link your IP address to any personally identifiable information. We use tracking information to determine which areas our site users visit based on traffic to those areas. PharmaVentures does not track what individual users read, but rather how often each page is visited. This helps us maintain a superior and informative website for you.

Security Technology

PharmaVentures has made a substantial investment in the latest server, database, backup and firewall technologies to protect our information assets. All data reside in a tightly controlled, secure data centre. These investments mean that information about the identity and preferences of individual members should never be accessible to anyone outside PharmaVentures. We will maintain safeguards to protect the security of these servers and your personally identifiable information. Online Payments are processed by WorldPay, which is internationally recognised as a leader in safe and secure online payment.

Although we take all reasonable precautions to protect our Users’ information, because of the open nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that any information stored on our servers, or transmitted to or from you, will be free from unauthorised access. By using the Site, you understand and agree to assume these risks.