How We Collect Personal Information
As a current or potential user of Labstat products and/or services, there are many ways that we could acquire personal information about you. This includes, but is not limited to, the following methods:
- When you contact our staff or an authorized Labstat distributor to request information about a Labstat product or service you may be interested in (including, but not limited to, telephone, fax, traditional post and email);
- If you participate in a Labstat survey or promotion;
- When you contact us with a question, including a question regarding our products or services, or contact us for another purpose, including when you use the “STAY AHEAD” feature on our website;
- If you subscribe to receive communications from us; and
- When you otherwise choose to provide personal information to us.
What Information Do We Collect?
During the various types of contact discussed in the previous paragraph, we may collect some or all of the following information:
- Your name, address, telephone number, email address and fax number;
- Information you provide us or that is provided to you when you create an account, such as your user name, and account password;
- Information regarding your occupation, and any biographical data you choose to provide to us;
- Information about your company;
- Details of your service needs;
- Information regarding your preferences, such as whether you want to be contacted by us; and
- Other information you choose to provide us.
How Do We Use Or Otherwise Process Your Personal Information?
to operate our website in accordance with their terms and conditions, including any function enabling you to submit your name, email address and telephone number;
to facilitate, complete or confirm, an agreement you choose to enter with us;
to provide products and services to you;
to respond to your questions or inquiries;
to conduct market research and surveys;
to conduct promotional activities;
to improve our products, services and website;
to supply you with requested information;
to verify with you whether the information we hold regarding you is correct;
to send you informational or communications that you have agreed to receive, such as information regarding products and services that we have to offer that we think that will be of interest to you;
to coordinate the activities of our affiliates;
to defend our rights in court;
to provide information that we are obliged to provide to authorities;
to carry out any other purpose permitted or required by law; and
to (i) create aggregate, anonymized data sets; and (ii) compile statistical and other information related to your use of any Labstat product or service, and use such information in aggregate form, for security and operations management, to create statistical analyses, improve and enhance our products and services, and for research and development purposes
Personal information we collect online may also be combined with information you have provided to us through other sources such as over the telephone.
Sharing Your Personal Information With Others
We do not sell your information to third parties. We may share some or all of your personal information with our affiliates (for the purposes of taking strategic decisions). We may also disclose your personal information as necessary to enforce our legal rights, defend legal claims and if required by law to disclose to courts, police, law enforcement agencies or regulators, to relevant
We reserve the right to transfer any personal information we have in the event that we merge with or are acquired by a third party or should any such transaction be proposed as well as, more generally, to investors in and lenders of our companies and their businesses (including in case we assign or give security over our client receivables). We may also use, or disclose personal information to third parties, if we have reason to believe that using or disclosing such information is necessary to: (i) conduct investigations of possible breaches of law; (ii) identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be violating an agreement they have with us; (iii) investigate security breaches or cooperate with government authorities pursuant to a legal matter; or (iv) to protect our rights, safety or property. Lastly, we may disclose your personal information for any other purpose to which you consent.
How Do We Collect Information Through Cookies and Other Technological Means?
When you visit our website, we may collect information that is automatically sent to us by your web browser or your internet service provider. This information may include your domain name and your numerical IP address. We may also collect other information (such as the type of browser you use, which pages you view, how long you spend on our website, what parts of it you view, and the files you request). We use this information to better understand how visitors use and interact with our website, and to improve our website. The amount of information that is sent by your web browser depends on the browser and settings you use. Please refer to the instructions provided by your browser if you want to learn more about what information it sends to website you visit, or how you may change or restrict this.
We may use a feature on your Internet browser called a “cookie” and/or other similar devices. Cookies are small files that your web browser places on your computer’s or device’s hard drive. They are used for a variety of reasons, such as tracking click streams, and for load balancing. Information tracked through these mechanisms may include, but is not limited to: (i) your IP address; (ii) the type of web browser and operating system being used; and (iii) the pages of the website a user visits.
The Security Of Your Personal Information Is Important To Us.
Some or all of the personal information we collect may be stored or processed on servers located outside your jurisdiction of residence, including in Canada , whose data protection laws may differ from the jurisdiction in which you live. As a result, this information may be subject to access requests from governments, courts, or law enforcement in those jurisdictions according to laws in those jurisdictions.
Third Party Sites
Labstat International Inc.
Attn: Privacy Officer
50 Groff Place