This policy applies to all information relating to any identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person (“Personal Data”).
We respect the privacy of individuals of all nationalities in the processing of their Personal Data, recognizing the fundamental rights to lawfulness, fairness, and transparency. We adhere to the principles of data privacy by design and by default, including data minimization to the extent possible. We adhere to laws relating to data protection in all jurisdictions in which we conduct business, including but not limited to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”), the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 ("GDPR"), the California Consumer Protection Act (“CCPA”), and the United Kingdom Data Protection Act of 2018 and United Kingdom GDPR.
This website is not intended for, or designed to attract, children under the age of 16. No Personal Data should be submitted to us through the website by visitors who are less than 16 years old.
We adhere to the applicable provisions of the CCPA. If you are a resident of California, you may contact us pursuant to the “Contact Us” section below to enquire about the collection of your Personal Data, including any request to delete your Personal Data. We may collect, use, and disclose your Personal Data as required or permitted by applicable law, and this may override your CCPA rights. We are not obligated to comply with requests to the extent that doing so would infringe on our, or any other person’s, rights or conflict with other applicable law.
If you are a California resident, you have the right to send us a request, no more than twice in a twelve-month period, for any of the following. Our response will be limited to the twelve-month period prior to the request date:
We may disclose your personal data for the following purposes, which are not a sale: (i) if you direct us to share it; (ii) to comply with your requests under the CCPA; (iii) as part of a merger or asset sale; and (iv) as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law.
We do not sell, or offer for sale, any personal data as that term is defined in the CCPA. We do not recognize or respond to browser initiated Do Not Track signals. You have the right to be free from unlawful discrimination for exercising your rights under the CCPA.
When consent is required for the processing of Personal Data, the physician investigators overseeing the trial are responsible for ensuring that you understand and consent to the gathering of your Personal Data, including the transfer of such pseudonymized information to third parties who may be providing services for the clinical trial.
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We may use information gathered from our website for a variety of purposes related to our business. This may include:
Personal Data collected from you during a clinical trial is used to test the safety and efficacy of experimental drugs and medical devices. If you are a participant in a clinical trial sponsored by Sebela Pharmaceuticals or an affiliate, please review the informed consent form that you received from your study doctor for more information about how your Personal Data will be used and protected.
We retain user Personal Data for as long as necessary for the purposes described above. We will retain different categories of Personal Data for different periods of time depending on the category of user to whom the Personal Data relates, the type of Personal Data, and the purposes for which we collected the Personal Data.
We do not sell or share user Personal Data with third parties for their direct marketing.
We do not engage in automated decision-making using Personal Data.
We use physical, electronic and organizational procedures to safeguard and secure your Personal Data. This includes encryption, firewalls, access controls, and other procedures to protect Personal Data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
Personal Data is restricted to authorized individuals, who only can access it on a "need to know" basis.
We may store some business records or clinical trial documents in hard copy (paper or disk) format, as required by law or regulation, or pursuant to the fulfilment of a legitimate business purpose. In this case, documents are retained for the minimum time necessary, and then securely destroyed. Long-term storage of hard copy documents may be carried out by a qualified third-party vendor.
We are committed to cooperating to the full extent of applicable law in the exercise of the rights of data subjects. If you would like to exercise your rights under applicable data privacy law, or to inquire about the processing of your Personal Data by Sebela Pharmaceuticals, an affiliate, or a CRO, contact us pursuant to “Contact Us” link below.
If you are a clinical trial participant, you should first contact the study site at which you participated, or the Principal Investigator of the study, to enquire about your choices and the means available for limiting the use and disclosure of your Personal Data under applicable data privacy laws. The rights available to you as a clinical trial participant may be limited pursuant to an exception to the applicable data privacy law to preserve the integrity or scientific value of the clinical trial data that was collected.
If you are an EU resident, you have a right to lodge a complaint with the appropriate EU supervisory authority, and also a right to an effective judicial remedy against data controllers and processors.
Residents of California may have a private right of action in the event of a data breach. Pursuant to California law, affected individuals must first notify us of the alleged violation and provide us 30 days to cure the violation.