Privacy Policy

Revised: 20-April-2021

 

This Privacy Policy is designed to tell you about ASCEND Therapeutics US, LLC (ASCEND)’s practices regarding collection, use, and disclosure of information that you may provide via this site. Please be sure to read this entire Privacy Policy before using or submitting information to this site. This site is intended for use by residents of the United States.

If you are not a US resident, feel free to visit https://besins-healthcare.com.

By using this site, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, and agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, you are not permitted to access or use this site. Whenever you submit information via this site, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of that information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Collection, Disclosure, and Use of Personal Information

ASCEND is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our websites. Visitors can access some areas of the site without disclosing any personal information. ASCEND will only collect the information necessary to perform our functions in a fair, lawful, and non-intrusive manner, and only collect personal information when you provide it to us (such as name, email address, phone number). ASCEND may refer to this information in order to better understand your needs, to customize the website to your preferences, to communicate information to you (if you have requested it), for our marketing and research purposes, and to help us improve our products and services. ASCEND will not disclose, sell, rent, or exchange such personal information to any other organization or entity, other than service providers acting on our behalf, unless the user is first notified and expressly agrees to it or as otherwise required by law or as part of a merger or other corporate transaction.

Any information gathered from Google Analytics or other plug-ins, which may include but is not limited to IP address of connection, time of visit, number of users/sessions on the site, average session duration, visit pages, or types of browsers will be deidentified or disposed of on a quarterly* basis. The deidentification and disposal will occur before the end of the subsequent quarter. We also may retain information from Google Analytics or other plug-ins in aggregate form.

* Quarters are defined as three-month periods which include January – March (Q1), April – June (Q2), July – September (Q3), and October-December (Q4).

Cookies and Other Technologies

This website uses cookies to make it easy to use. Cookies provide the user with access to functions like login. This occurs by way of interaction between you, as the visitor, and this website. A cookie is a small text file sent from our server to your web browser. There are two kinds of cookies. Session cookies are sent between your computer and the server during the time that you are visiting our website so that the website functions properly during your visit and so that information does not disappear. Session cookies are not stored on your computer; they disappear when you close your web browser.

Permanent cookies are saved as a text file on your computer and enable the site to recognize your computer’s IP address (the computer’s identification number) the next time you log in. This allows you to receive relevant information from us each time you visit our website. The goal of the cookies used by this website, no matter which kind, is to simplify your experience as the user.

Web browsers can be set up so that cookies are automatically refused or you are informed if a Web page contains cookies. The procedure for doing so will vary depending on the system you are operating.

For information on how to deactivate cookies on your computer, check with the software company that provides your Web browser. We use third-party advertising technology to serve ads when you visit our website and sites upon which we advertise. This technology uses information about your visits to this website and the sites upon which we advertise to serve our ads to you. In the course of serving our advertisements to you, a unique third-party cookie may be placed or recognized on your browser. In addition, we use Web beacons, provided by our third-party ad server, to help manage and optimize our online advertising. These Web beacons enable our ad server, on our behalf or on behalf of our agent, to recognize a browser’s cookie when a browser visits this site and to learn which banner ads bring visitors to our website. Our third-party ad server is performing its functions on our behalf or on behalf of our agent, and we may, directly or indirectly, instruct the ad server to enable other service providers to receive information about our site related to our online advertising. We may use Google Analytics, a third-party provider of analytics tools or a similar third-party service to analyze information about visits to our websites. For information about opting out of Google Analytics please visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Children

This website is not intended or designed to collect personal information from children. ASCEND will not knowingly collect any personal information from any visitor that we know to be a minor under the age of 13 through this site.  If you believe that a minor under the age of 13 has provided personal information to us, please notify us at info@ascendtherapeutics.com.

Do Not Track

This website does not track its visitors or any personal information that may be given by its visitors to provide targeted advertising, and therefore does not respond to Do Not Track signals.

Access and Correction

It is our policy, with certain exceptions, to provide individuals with access to personal information that we collect from them through our website.  In some cases, the website may allow you to log-in to directly access and/or correct information you have provided. In other cases, such as web forms that you may submit through the website, if you would like to obtain a copy of the information you provided you can contact us at info@ascendtherapeutics.com.

We may require that an individual provide reasonable validation of his or her identity before we provide access to personal information from our records.

Third Parties

For your convenience, this website may contain links to other websites controlled by third parties. This Privacy Policy does not cover those websites and ASCEND shall not be responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those other sites. Information on the privacy policies of those sites can be found on the respective websites.

Policy Amendments

ASCEND reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time. With any significant change in policy, we will post changes on the website in a timely manner. It should be noted that this Privacy Policy does not create any contractual or other legal right in or on behalf of any party.

No Medical Advice

The information on this website is not intended in any way to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be interpreted as diagnosis and treatment recommendations. Only a healthcare provider can provide medical advice, diagnosis, and recommendations for treatment.

Contact us:

If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy practices, please contact us at info@ascendtherapeutics.com.