Collection of information
We collect three types of information from you: I) information that you voluntarily provide to us (e.g. through a voluntary registration process, sign-ups or emails); II) information that is derived through automated tracking mechanisms; and III) information passed on by external websites by the use of API connections for which you have explicitly granted us access.
Voluntary Registration Information.
Voluntary Information for Services and Features
We also collect personally identifiable information when you choose to use certain other features or voluntarily submit information to this Site, including: (I) Protocols. (II) Sample information and (III) Personal information . In addition, when using this website you are exlicitely concensenting that this information can used or becomes visible for others (I) in email or text messages about upcoming promotions or events, (II) when participating in our forums or blogs, (III) when commenting on articles, and (IV) about made purchases. When you choose to use some of these additional features, we may require you to provide your “Contact Information” in addition to other personal information that may be required to complete a transaction such as your phone number, billing and shipping addresses and credit card information. Occasionally, we may also request information such as your shopping preferences and demographics which will help us better serve you and our others users in the future.
Our websites use "cookies" and other tracking technologies that does not personally identify you, such as your IP address, your type of computer, operating system and internet browser. Cookies enable us to serve secure pages to our users without asking them to sign in repeatedly. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them. If a user's system is idle for a defined time, the cookie will expire, forcing the user to sign in again to continue their session. This prevents unauthorized access to the user's information while they are away from their computer.
You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a cookie, or you may choose to block cookies with your browser, but please note that if you choose to erase or block your cookies, you will need to re-enter your original email address and password to gain access to certain parts of the Website.
Disclosure of personal information
You may choose to invite friends to join this Website by sending invitation emails through our invite feature.We store the email-addresses you provide so that the respondents may be added to your social network, confirm orders/purchases and also to send reminders of the invitations. eLabJournal, eLabProtocols and eLabInventory, does not sell these email addresses but is allowed to occasionally use them to send, besides invitations and invitation reminders, other communications like offers of third-party suppliers and other parties with commercial interest for this community, Recipients of invitations may contact eLabProtocols to request removal of their information from our database.
How We Protect Your Information
The information submitted by the users of this Website is treated as important and confidential. Bio-ITech, operator of eLabJournal, eLabProtocols and eLabInventory, is committed to protecting the information we receive from you. We take appropriate security measures to protect your information against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we maintain appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information and data stored on our system. Service providers may have access to certain personal information but not for any other purpose than providing the services required on www.eLabJournal.com www.eLabProtocols.com and www.eLabInventory.com. While no computer system is completely secure, the measures we have implemented reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
Third Party Advertising
Advertisements appearing on this Website may be delivered to you by eLabJournal, eLabProtocols, eLabInventory or one of our Web advertising partners. Our Web advertising partners may set cookies. Doing this allows the advertising partners to recognize your computer each time they send you an advertisement. In this way, they may compile information about where you, or others who are using your computer, saw their advertisements and determine which advertisements are clicked. This information allows an advertising partner to deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. eLabProtocols does not have access to or control of the cookies that may be placed by the third party advertising servers of ad partners.
Accessing and Updating Your Personal Information and Preferences
We provide mechanisms for updating and correcting your personal information for many of our services. You may modify or remove any of your personal information at any time by logging into your account and accessing features such as edit and account. In case of change in email-address or institute, the user can contact firstname.lastname@example.org
If you no longer wish to receive updates or notifications may opt-out of receiving these communications by sending an email to email@example.com
We do not solicit any personal information from children. If you are not 16 or older, you are not authorized to use the Site. Please do not use this Site, or make any attempts to register on www.elabprotocols.com
In case of a any change in organizational structure, third-party investments, a merger, partial sell of the assets of this Site, Bio-ITech may unrestrictedly transfer or sell information concerning the user and the information linked and stored in this user account. These include all users personal data, personal submissions, public comments, and their use of this Website. All users will be notified in case of such an event and have the choice to remove their data prior to occurrence of this transaction. By continuing to use of this Website after this,
We may transfer personally identifiable information as an asset in connection with a proposed or actual merger or sale (including any transfers made as part of an insolvency or bankruptcy proceeding) involving all or part of our business or as part of a corporate reorganization, stock sale or other change in control.
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Date of issue
Effective since and last updated on July 1 2010