Last Updated: December 24, 2020
Commitment to Privacy
Information Collected and How We Use It
How We Use The Information We Collect
– Business and Legal Compliance
We may use your personal information for legal and business compliance purposes:
⇒ To enforce legal rights
⇒ In connection with a business transaction
⇒ To comply with legal obligations
⇒ To protect third parties
– To Provide Requested Services or Information
– Administrative Purposes including improving the design and content of our website and to improve our marketing efforts
Information we collect automatically
Information We Collect
Information on the website is gathered in two ways: passively through our site’s technology; and actively if you send us information directly on this website.
When you interact with us through the Website, we may collect Personal Data and other information from you, as further described below.
Personal Data That You Provide Through the Website:
We collect Personal Data from you when you voluntarily provide such information, such as when you contact us with inquiries or when you respond to an employment posting. In some instances, Tonic Bioventures may need additional Personal Information in order to process or fulfill your request or employment inquiry. The decision to provide the additional information rests with you. If you reply to an employment posting by submitting your application, CV/resume and/or cover letter, we will collect and process the information contained to assess your suitability, aptitude, skills, and qualifications for employment. Depending upon the documents you upload, we may collect personal information contained within these documents.
Personal Information Voluntarily Provided by Users:
Tonic Bioventures may allow you to submit information in order to access specific content, features, interactive tools, or services; to participate in one of our programs; or, to contact us to ask questions or provide comments. Depending on the particular activity or program, we may also ask for your:
- Contact details (e.g., postal address, email address, telephone number);
- Professional history and credentials (for online employment postings).
Tonic Bioventures will take appropriate steps to reasonably protect data from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. We safeguard data collected by implementing adequate and reasonable procedures and technologies in order to maintain the security, availability, confidentiality and integrity and prevent its unlawful and unauthorized processing, accidental loss or damage and secure it. Unfortunately, Tonic Bioventures cannot guarantee the security of information on or transmitted via the internet.
Tracking Technologies / Cookies
In accordance with most websites, Tonic Bioventures gathers information automatically which is stored. Depending on the configuration of the website, this information may include IP addresses, browser type, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp and/or clickstream data. We do not link this automatically collected data to other information we collect about you.
Pixel Tags/Web Beacons. A pixel tag or web beacon is a piece of code embedded in the Services that collects information about engagement on the Services. The use of a pixel allows us to record, for example, that a user has visited a particular web page or clicked on a particular advertisement. We may also include web beacons in e-mails to understand whether messages have been opened, acted on, or forwarded.
We may also use Google Analytics and other service providers to collect and process analytics information for our Services. For more information about Google Analytics, please visit www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/. You can opt out of Google’s collection and processing of data generated by your use of the site by going to https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Rights to Access, Correct or Delete Personal Data
You are opting in to provide and send your data. Your data will not be used for purposes other than which it was originally obtained or authorized for by you.
Potential Liability in Cases of Onward Transfer to Third Parties
Tonic Bioventures encourages individuals to be mindful about the processing of their personal data in regard to Third Parties. Tonic Bioventures will not transfer your data to Third Parties without your consent. Any personnel that Tonic Bioventures determines is in violation of this policy will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including termination of employment, where applicable. Tonic Bioventures will investigate and attempt to resolve complaints and disputes regarding use and disclosure of personal information in accordance with the principles in this policy.
Tonic Bioventures does not knowingly collect or solicit information from anyone under the age of 18 and no one under age 18 is permitted to provide any information to Tonic Bioventures. If you are under 18, please do not attempt to send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address.
State Rights (e.g., Access & Deletion for Certain Individuals)
You may have the right to request access to, or deletion of, your personal information under state law (e.g. California). These rights are not absolute and only apply in certain circumstances. This means that we may be unable (e.g., due to legal requirements), or not obligated, to satisfy your request. In some cases, we may need to collect additional information from you in order to verify your identity before we provide access or delete your information. Tonic Bioventures will not discriminate against you for exercising your rights, but may not be able to provide you with services or programs that you have requested if we are not able to use your information.
Tonic Bioventures commits to cooperate with EU data protection authorities (DPAs) and comply with the advice given by such authorities with regard to human resources data transferred from the EU in the context of the employment relationship.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
We provide this website and all related information on an “AS IS” basis. The use of this website and the information on this website is at your sole risk. You agree that neither Tonic Bioventures nor its officers, directors, stockholders, employees, affiliates, agents or suppliers, expressly disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
Copyright and Trademarks
In the Event a Sale, Merger, Bankruptcy, or Transfer of Business
Changes to This Policy
We regularly review this policy to ensure that our data collection practices are up to date. We will post the most current date on this page so please check back to ensure that you are current and up to date on our policy.
Inquiries and Complaints
By email to firstname.lastname@example.org
By postal mail to Tonic Bioventures, 6958 Aviation Blvd., Suite H, Glen Burnie, Maryland 21061
Tonic Bioventures shall remain liable under the Principles if its agent processes such personal information in a manner inconsistent with the Principles, unless the organization proves that it is not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.