Privacy Policy

Effective Date: 1 May 2016

FCBVIO is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy is established for the protection of personal information in accordance with applicable government regulations. Please review the following statement that explains what data may be collected on this website, how it is collected and how it is kept secure. Only provide your personal information if you are in agreement with the contents of this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is periodically reviewed and revised as appropriate; changes published replace any previous versions of this Policy.

Information Collection and Usage

FCBVIO collects personal information such as your address, email or phone number so that we can respond to your inquiry or to send you information about clinical studies that you expressed interest in. We will continue to send you information unless you request us to stop or opt out.

We may also use the information to support the delivery of clinical research, medical education, and other consulting services for the pharmaceutical and health care industries. We may use personal information to further inform about clinical research studies, to get comments on medical care, or to seek agreement to participate in clinical research as a patient, caregiver, advocate, or health care provider. In response to information such as advertisements, news alerts, social media or other online information we may ask for personal information. We will acquire personal information only when it is voluntarily submitted.

Disclosures of Personal Information

We will not disclose personal information to any third party without expressed permission, except as required by law. Additionally, we will not knowingly disclose personal information to any entity that does not comply with applicable government regulations.

Any personal information provided to FCBVIO may be used by a parent, subsidiary, or affiliate entity within our corporate family. We will not otherwise provide personal information to a third party without obtaining prior consent, except in case of providing it to (a) successors in title to our business; or (b) a third party pursuant to laws or regulations; or (c) to protect the rights, property or safety of others; or (d) as outlined in this Privacy Policy.

Security and Integrity of Personal Information

Personal information is retained and stored in confidential, secure and restricted access files for only as long necessary to achieve the stated purpose for which it was gathered. This information may pass through private and public networks with varying levels of security. Some networks may have taken steps to secure these transmissions while others have not which could affect the privacy and integrity of the information you send. We will do our best to protect personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of personal information transmitted to FCBVIO; any transmission is at your own risk. We use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.

Every reasonable precaution is taken to secure, protect, and ensure the integrity of personal information and we recognize our responsibility to protect information from loss, misuse, alteration, or inaccuracy. To help ensure data integrity, we only collect personal information relevant to its intended use. Our information processing employs necessary and appropriate standard security measures such as user identification and password protection, Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption, firewalls (hardware and software barriers to unauthorized access to information), and updated virus protection.

Third Parties

This website is powered by a third party service provider who understands that the security of your information is important to us. They are committed to using reasonable measures to protect the personal information that is collected on the website. Even though there are tremendous benefits to using this website, as with all electronic communications there are some risks which may include:

  • Failure of hardware, software and/or Internet connections; we are not responsible for failures, distortions, delays, or other problems resulting from equipment configuration, connection, signal power, hardware, software or any equipment used to access the Internet.
  • No guarantee that the confidentiality or security of electronic transmissions via the Internet can be assured due to potentially unsecure computers and links. This could result in your data becoming lost or intercepted during transmission.

FCBVIO may, from time to time, provide links to other third party websites, including those of our affiliates and/or subsidiaries. The Privacy Policy described here does not apply to those sites. Please check the privacy sections of any site accessed.

Cookies and Advertising/Remarketing

Websites supported by FCBVIO may collect and process login information details where a user has elected to use the “remember my login” feature. By electing to use this feature, users acknowledge that the system will place a cookie into the browser cookie cache.

Cookies and tags are used to gather information about how individuals use and navigate the website. These cookies or tags are not connected to any personal information about you, nor can they read any data that resides on your personal computer or device (other than the cookie itself). The data collected from these sources is used to recognize repeat users and track usage patterns. "Cookies" are small pieces of information sent by a web server and stored by a user's web browser. Cookies allow the web server to maintain an active "session" with an individual user and track how that user is interacting with the site.

The following are examples of how the information collected from these cookies and tags may be used:

  • Providing information that you have requested
  • Tracking users' access to resources and data on the site
  • Recording general site statistics and activity
  • Troubleshooting website problems
  • Combining collected information with other data for data analytics purposes, as permitted by law

Third-party vendors display our advertisements on sites across the internet, and we use cookies to tailor advertising to you through these third-party ad vendors based on your past visits to our sites in a process called "remarketing."

If you wish to opt-out of retargeting through cookies, you can choose to change your browser settings to disable cookies; alternatively, you can opt out of seeing ads displayed as a result of your visit to our site by choosing an opt-out cookie(s) at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/. You can also find information about opting out of cookies at http://www.usa.gov/optout-instructions.shtml.

Inquiries or Concerns

If you have any questions concerning your Personal Information, including but not limited to data privacy, data corrections, deletion of your data, or disclosure of data please email privacyofficer@fcbvio.com and we will appropriately respond to such request in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.