Biofficient may collect your information through your access and use of our website or web-based applications. This information is used to operate and improve the website and the services provided by Biofficient. The information is also used to better manage your satisfaction with the results from your use of the website by personalizing your experience and interaction and by allowing Biofficient to enhance its ability to match a Sponsor to the appropriate Vendor by continually updating a Vendor's profile based on information gained from each new engagement undertaken by a Vendor. Additional uses of collected information include providing you with more effective customer service; making the sites or services easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information and optimizing the results using Biofficient's proprietary algorithms. Biofficient confirms that by providing it with information, including your development programs, clinical trials, product development and other strategic information, Biofficient shall only use such information in a manner consistent with those specified in the agreements set forth on this website to accomplish their purposes, or as otherwise indicated at the time the information is collected. Such collection is done with appropriate notice and consent.

We also use the information you provide to communicate with you. This may include your being sent certain electronic communications. Additionally, with your permission, we may also occasionally send you product surveys. The information you provide to us will be available to Biofficient. Access to your information and the equipment processing it, is at all times restricted to appropriate staff. Except as set forth in this Privacy Policy, Biofficient will not trade, sell, release, share or transfer your personal information for use by any business outside Biofficient without your consent, or in a form other than what was disclosed to you at the time the information was collected, unless permitted or required by law.

The Company does not use or keep any of the information it collects from its web site visitors or other parties in an unlawful manner, or in a manner that violates the Company's privacy policy or the privacy rights of its customers. Biofficient will not sell, rent or lease the information you provide to the website to others.

Biofficient may collect information from publicly or commercially available sources that it deems credible. Such information may include your name, address, email address, preferences, interests, and demographic/profile data. The information Biofficient collects from its public or commercial sources may be used along with the information you provide to Biofficient's website.

Biofficient may also collect some information that is not personal information because it does not identify you or anyone else. For example, we may collect anonymous answers to surveys or aggregated information about how users use our websites, products or services.

Biofficient strives to keep your personal information accurately recorded. We have implemented technology, management processes and policies to help maintain data accuracy. Biofficient provides individuals with reasonable access to personal information that they provided to Biofficient and the reasonable ability to review and correct it or ask for anonymization, blockage, or deletion, as applicable. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as requiring a password and user ID, before granting access to your data.

Biofficient takes seriously the trust you place in us. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of the information, Biofficient utilizes reasonable and appropriate physical, technical, and administrative procedures to safeguard the information we collect and process. Biofficient only retains data as required or permitted by local law and while it has a legitimate business purpose.

If we modify our Privacy Statement, we will post the revised statement here, with an updated revision date. If we make significant changes to our Statement that materially alter our privacy practices, we may also notify you by other means, such as sending an email or posting a notice on our corporate website. This privacy policy was last updated on August 2014.

A "cookie" is a small data file transferred by a website to your computer's hard drive. Cookies contain information that can later be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Biofficient may send cookies when you decide to enter information at our website. Biofficient uses cookies, if at all, in a very limited way, for session identification only. Cookies are not used to maintain user information.

Biofficient reserves the right to disclose all information collected to the extent required by law or to respond to judicial process. Biofficient may also provide any or all collected information to a third party in connection with the sale, assignment, or other transfer of the business of the particular website to which the information relates if such third party agrees to treat all such information substantially in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Biofficient complies with the U.S.-EU and U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Frameworks in connection with the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland.