Effective as of: March 1, 2021
A. “Affiliate(s)” means any entity that controls, is under common control with, or is controlled by either party, where “control” means the ownership, direct or indirect, of a majority of an entity’s equity or some other interest entitling or otherwise allowing the owner to direct the affairs of such entity, specifically including without limitation, any and all subsidiaries and affiliates of which either party owns, directly or indirectly, fifty percent (50%) or more of the voting securities.
B. “Curio,” “we,” “us” and “our” means Curio Genomics.
C. “Data” includes both Non-Personal Information and Personally Identifiable Information.
D. “Non-Personal Information” is any information that is not Personally Identifiable Information (defined below). Non-Personal Information includes, without limitation, Personally Identifiable Information that has been anonymized.
E. “Personally Identifiable Information” or “PII” or “personal information” is non-public information we receive from your use of the Site that can be used, alone or in combination with other information in our possession, to identify a particular person/individual. It may include information such as name, address, telephone number and other personal information you provide us.
, which also includes any products and/or services offered through or in conjunction with the Site.
G. “Site” refers to the website at curiogenomics.com, including any related blogs, public forums, domains, mobile sites, online services and applications maintained by Curio or its Affiliates.
H. “You” and “your” mean the individual or entity visiting or using the Site.2. INFORMATION COLLECTED AND CONSENT
You do not have to provide any Personally Identifiable Information to browse the publicly available pages of the Site; however, in order to obtain or use the Services that we may otherwise offer online or offline you may be required to register and/or provide Personally Identifiable Information.Information You Provide Us
We may collect your name, mailing address, billing address, phone number, payment information, or email address. We may also collect additional information from you depending on the nature of the transaction, such as information concerning your business and financial information related to your business and/or you.
We collect information from you when you (i) register on the Site, (ii) fill out forms or fields on the Site or offline, (iii) complete an application for any Services, (iv) communicate with us by email, mail, text, telephone, facsimile or other electronic means, or (v) provide us with PII or other information.Information We Automatically Collect
Notwithstanding the foregoing, we will treat as PII any item that, either alone or together with other information, we could use to identify an individual. Except as described below, we will not share with third-parties any PII without your permission.
We may also collect your PII from sources that you have authorized to share with us or that you have authorized us to obtain information from. We will use your PII in those circumstances to provide the Services that your PII was shared with us to fulfill. If you believe we received your PII from a source without authority to share your PII with us, please contact us so that we can resolve your complaint.
Curio may use PII for the following purposes:
A. To improve customer service:
Your information helps us to more effectively communicate with you, respond to inquiries, and to respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
B. To personalize user experience:
We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our users as a group use the Services and resources provided on the Site.
C. To improve the Site:
We continually strive to improve our Site and the Services based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
D. To provide products or services and to process transactions:
E. Use of Non-Personal Information.
F. To send periodic emails:
The email address you provide for the Services will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to the Services requested. It may also be used to respond to your inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
G. To develop new products or services:
H. Fulfillment of Obligations:
Comply with contractual obligations, relevant industry standards and our policies.
Mitigate fraud, enhance the security of the Site and manage institutional risk;
J. For marketing:
K. Compliance with applicable law:
L. Change in the Site Ownership:
To help us optimize the Site or for marketing purposes, we may allow other authorized third-parties to place or recognize unique cookies on your browser. Any information provided to third-parties through cookies will be for enhancing your user experience by providing more relevant marketing. Third party services and tools we use, which may send cookies to users of the Site and may collect information from users, includes:Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, DoubleClick (“Google”):
Curio takes care to protect the privacy needs of children under the age of 13 and we encourage parents to be an active participant in their child’s online activities. Curio abides by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and other relevant laws. The Site does not target and is not intended for children under the age of 13, and Curio will not knowingly collect Personally Identifiable Information directly from them. If Curio discovers that a child has provided personal data directly through the Site, Curio will delete that data. This Site is only intended for persons 18 years of age or older. If you are under 18, you are not permitted to use the Site or any of the Services.
If you have knowledge that a child 13 years of age or younger has submitted Personally Identifiable Information to us, please contact us and we will delete the PII information collected belonging to that child. You may contact us via email or by writing to us at the address below. Parents and guardians can also email us at email@example.com
, but before any information is disclosed, the parent will be required to provide verification of his/her identity and authority related to any request. We will only send the information to the verified parent’s or guardian’s email address.9. CAN-SPAM COMPLIANCE NOTICE
Curio fully complies with the federal CAN-SPAM Act. You can always opt out of receipt of further email correspondence from us.10. CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Under Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California can obtain certain information from companies with whom they have an established business relationship. That information is about the Personally Identifiable Information those companies have shared with third-parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year. The law requires companies to inform consumers about the categories of Personally Identifiable Information shared with third-parties, the names and addresses of those third-parties, and examples of the services or products marketed by those third-parties. To request a copy of the information disclosure provided by Curio under Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, please contact us via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
.11. YOUR NEVADA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Nevada law (SB 220), permits customers in Nevada to opt-out of the sale of certain kinds of personal information. A sale under Nevada law is the transfer of this PII to third-parties for monetary consideration so these third-parties can then re-sell or license the sold information. We do not sell your PII to third-parties as defined in Nevada law. If you are a Nevada resident and wish to opt-out of the sale of your PII should we change our practices in the future, you must send a request by email to email@example.com
.12. SALE OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
and we will comply with your request to the extent required by applicable law.14. COMPLIANCE WITH DATA PROTECTION LAWS
If you have a specific request related to the storage or processing of your PII by Curio, including, without limitation, reviewing, correcting, deleting, porting or authorizing PII collected by Curio, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
. Curio will review each request and will comply with the applicable data protection laws.15. GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION
If you would like to correct or update information that you provided to us, please email us at email@example.com
, or if applicable, please logon to your account through the Site to update your information.Marketing Communications
If you would like to stop receiving marketing communications, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
, or if applicable, please logon to your account through the Site and update your preferences.European Privacy Rights
In addition to the above-stated rights, if you reside in the European Economic Area, you may also have the right to exercise certain additional privacy rights available to you under applicable laws. We will process your request in accordance with applicable data protection laws. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may need to retain certain information for record-keeping purposes or to complete transactions that you began prior to requesting any deletion.
How to Exercise Your Rights
- Right not to provide consent or to withdraw consent. We may seek to rely on your consent in order to process certain personal information. Where we do so, you have the right not to provide your consent or to withdraw your consent at any time. This does not affect the lawfulness of the processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
- Right of access and/or portability. You may have the right to access your PII (personal information as defined under applicable law) that we hold about you and, in some limited circumstances, have that data provided to you so that you can provide or “port” that data to another provider.
- Right of erasure. In certain circumstances, you may have the right to the erasure of personal data that we hold about you (for example if it is no longer necessary for the purposes for which it was originally collected).
- Right to object to processing. You may have the right to request that Curio stop processing your personal data and/or to stop sending you marketing communications.
- Right to rectification. You may have the right to require us to correct any inaccurate or incomplete personal information.
- Right to restrict processing. You may have the right to request that we restrict processing of your personal data in certain circumstances (for example, where you believe that the personal data we hold about you is not accurate or lawfully held).
- Right to lodge a complaint to your local Data Protection Authority. If you are an EEA resident, you have the right to complain to a data protection authority about our collection and use of your personal data.
To exercise any of the rights above, email us at email@example.com
Please identify yourself and specify your request. If you have a password protected Curio account, we will use your account information to verify your identity. If not, we will ask you to provide additional verification information. What we request will depend on the nature of your request, how sensitive the information is, and how harmful unauthorized disclosure or deletion would be.
We use commercially reasonable efforts to delete your PII as required but retain records necessary to comply with a governmental authority or applicable federal, state, or local law. Where legally permitted, we may decline to process requests, including requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, require disproportionate technical effort, or jeopardize the privacy of others.16. AMENDMENTS
Personally Identifiable Information voluntarily submitted to Curio online, via electronic communication, or otherwise, may be maintained or accessed in servers or files in the United States of America, which the European Union has not deemed to provide “adequate” privacy protection. If you do not consent to having your information processed and stored in the United States of America, please do not provide it to Curio.18. CONTACT