We give our Customers Control of How Information About Them Is Used.
CanBiotech.com obtains your express or implied consent before we collect or use your personal information, or disclose it to others (except as required by law or for our protection). You can withdraw your consent for us to use your personal information for particular marketing whenever you want, subject to legal or contractual requirements and reasonable notice. You can change your subscription and email preferences at any time. You can update or change your personal information at any time. You can also choose to add or delete yourself from various communications when you register.
Why Do We Need Your Personal Information?
While you can visit the CanBiotech.com Web site without registering or providing any personal information, it is necessary for us to collect a minimum amount of data to be able to provide our customers with a satisfactory level of service. We require this data for the following uses:
Establishing and maintaining a commercial relationship with you by building your CanBiotech.com account.
Provide you with ongoing service.
Responding to your inquiries.
Basic email communications with you.
To comply with legal requirements.
How Do We Use Your Information?
When you register with our site, we ask for your name and email address. Then we ask you to create a password. We use this to contact you when necessary. When you become a registered user, we may also ask if you would like to receive email communication from us. You may also unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions included in all email communications.
We may also use information from your account based on your site visits to generate statistics and aggregate reports for internal use, which may be shown to affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees, successors, and partners. These statistics and aggregate reports will not contain any personally identifiable information and your identity will be kept anonymous. Certain confidential information, such as passwords and credit card numbers, is not disclosed in any of these reports.
Request For Quote:
As a Buyer: When you submit a Request for Quote, we ask you to enter basic information about you and your company. You may update this information at any time. As part of the Request For Quote process, your personal information is not disclosed until you choose to make contact with a service provider. At that time, the information you have indicated as basic information to be disclosed will be provided to a service provider. It is up to you then to determine what additional personal information you would like to disclose.
As a Service Provider: When you register as a service provider, we ask you to fill out a company profile. You may alter your profile at any time. Information such as name of company, type of business, industry, location, and services offered will be revealed as part of your company profile. Upon being awarded with a bid, only your contact name and designated contact information will be revealed to a buyer. Once you begin dialog with a buyer, it is up to you to determine what additional information you would like to disclose.
As an Entrepreneur: When you register as an entrepreneur, you will be asked basic information as an IP/Technology holder and asked to fill out a profile of your IP. You may update this information at any time. Within the IP marketplace, certain information is conveyed for the purpose of partnering or for licensing opportunities with potential licensees. If you choose to list technology on the IP marketplace, your contact information including name, title, organization, phone and email may accompany the description of your technology that is reviewed by users of the IP marketplace.
As an Investor or Partner: If you choose to receive technology from the IP marketplace, your contact information including name, title, organization, phone and email may be sent to the IP/Technology owner to indicate your receipt of it. The specific search criteria that you provide for receiving IP/Technology profiles are considered absolutely private and confidential. At no time will this information be shared with other members of CanBiotech's site/marketplaces or third parties without your specific and previous consent.
This site provides a directory of academic, nonprofit, government and for-profit companies. Information that is attained by CanBiotech for the development of this directory will be from publicly available sources. Information can be updated at any time by designated members of an institution/company. Service providers and partners will also be listed in this directory.
With Whom Does CanBiotech.com Share Your Information?
If you purchase a service from CanBiotech.com or a CanBiotech partner, the information you give, - such as your credit card number, purchase information, and contact information, is provided only to the banking merchant.
We will not disclose your personal information to third parties, except to the extent necessary to provide you with a requested service, and under circumstances required by law. You will not be contacted directly by any third party as a result of your relationship with CanBiotech.com unless you have given us permission to do so.
Co-brands: CanBiotech.com has developed co-branded sites where we work closely with various other business associations. If you register with CanBiotech.com from a co-branded site, CanBiotech.com will share only your name and email address with the co-brand partner to verify your identity and membership for discounts and special offerings.
CanBiotech.com will not collect personal information without your knowledge and permission, nor do we sell or distribute any site visitor data.
Security of Your Personal Information.
Our site has stringent security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.
When you transmit credit card information to complete a purchase or verify data, we always transmit that credit card number in an encrypted format. We use the industry standard 128-bit SSL (secure socket layer) encryption.
In addition to our encryption standards, your CanBiotech.com account information is password-protected so that you and only you have access to this personal information. Please do not disclose your password to anyone. Always remember to log out of your CanBiotech.com account and close your browser window when your transactions are complete. This helps keep your account safe.
While we strive to protect your personal information, no data transmission over the Internet is guaranteed to be 100% secure. Thus, CanBiotech.com cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information during transmission to or from our site, and you submit information to us at your own risk. However, we do our best to ensure the highest level of security on our systems.
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You Can Correct and Check the Accuracy of Your Personal Information.
If your personal information changes (for example, your address changes), you may update your information. You can also change your email preferences and personal information options whenever you wish.
Your Information is Destroyed When It is No Longer Needed.
CanBiotech.com keeps your personal information only so long as we need it for the services you are using, to offer you services when you are a customer and for a reasonable time thereafter, or to meet legal requirements. We destroy your personal information when it is no longer needed, or we remove your name and all personal identifiers from the information.
Notification of Changes.