Privacy Policy

CINRX PRIVACY POLICY EFFECTIVE June 1, 2021 1. Introduction This policy applies to all information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person (“Personal Data”). CinRx Pharma, LLC and its Affiliates, which may include CinDome Pharma, Inc., CinPhloro Pharma, Inc., CinSano Pharma Inc., and others that share common control or common management (together “CinRx Pharma”) respects the privacy of individuals of all nationalities in the processing of their Personal Data, recognizing the fundamental rights to lawfulness, fairness, and transparency. CinRx Pharma adheres to the principles of data privacy by design and by default, including data minimization to the extent possible. CinRx Pharma adheres to laws relating to data protection in all jurisdictions in which it conducts business, including but not limited to Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”), the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (“GDPR”), the California Consumer Protection Act (“CCPA”), and the United Kingdom Data Protection Act of 2018 and United Kingdom GDPR. CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS: CinRx Pharma adheres to the applicable provisions of the California Consumer Protection Act. If you are a resident of California, you may contact Medpace pursuant to Section 8 below to enquire about the collection of your Personal Data, including any request to delete your Personal Data. We may collect, use, and disclose your Personal Data as required or permitted by applicable law, and this may override your CCPA rights. We are not obligated to comply with requests to the extent that doing so would infringe on our, or any other person’s, rights or conflict with other applicable law. If you are a California resident, you have the right to send us a request, no more than twice in a twelve-month period, for any of the following. Our response will be limited to the twelve-month period prior to the request date: 1. The categories of personal we have collected about you. 2. The categories of sources from which we collected your personal data. 3. The business or commercial purposes for our collecting or selling your personal data. 4. The categories of third parties with whom we have shared your personal data. 5. A list of the categories of personal data disclosed for a business purpose, in the prior twelve months, along with the categories of recipient for each category of personal data, or that no disclosure occurred. 6. A list of the categories of personal data sold about you in the prior twelve months, along with the categories of recipient for each category of PI, or that no sale occurred. We may disclose your personal data for the following purposes, which are not a sale: (i) if you direct us to share it; (ii) to comply with your requests under the CCPA; (iii) as part of a merger or asset sale; and (iv) as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law. CinRx Pharma does not sell, or offer for sale, any personal data as that term is defined in the CCPA. PERSONAL DATA OF CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 16 This website is not intended for, or designed to attract, children under the age of 16. No Personal Data should be submitted to CinRx Pharma through the website by visitors who are less than 16 years old. 2. The Personal Data that we collect 2.1 Website visitors 2.1.1 If you use our website, CinRx Pharma may collect information from you, such as your IP address and location. We also may collect personal information if you submit an inquiry on our website. 2.1.2 The purpose of collecting this Personal Data is our legitimate interest. 2.1.3 If you choose to contact us and provide us with your Personal Data, we will collect and use your Personal Data to respond to you, to provide you with information that you have requested (which may relate to our business operations), or to communicate with you for other purposes which are requested by you in your inquiry. Such other purposes may include, from time to time, monitoring our regulatory compliance, and compiling profiles and personal information about you in order to identify suitable education/awareness programs or suitable opportunities to collaborate with you. 2.1.4 We will disclose your Personal Data within our company, and to our corporate affiliates who agree to treat it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. Personal Data also may be transferred to third parties who act for and on our behalf, for further processing in accordance with the purpose(s) for which the data were originally collected. These third parties have contracted with us to only use Personal Data for the agreed upon purposes and not to sell or disclose your Personal Data to third parties except as required by law, or as stated in this Privacy Policy. 2.2 Personal Data of Clinical Trial Subjects 2.2.1 If you are a participant in a clinical trial CinRx Pharma collect Personal Data from you. This data may include coded (“pseudonymized”) medical and health information which is collected by investigators and their staff at the study sites. 2.2.2 We may transmit this data from the jurisdiction in which it was collected to CinRx Pharma headquarters in the United States. When consent is required for the processing of Personal Data, the physician investigators overseeing the trial are responsible for ensuring that you understand and consent to the gathering of Sensitive Personal Data relating to your health, including the transfer of such pseudonymized information to third parties who may be providing services for the clinical trial. 2.2.3 The purposes of collecting your Personal Data is to promote the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics. CinRx Pharma is committed to conducting clinical trials in a manner that strictly adheres to all national and international ethical requirements and clinical trial regulations. Effective adherence to clinical trial regulations requires the gathering, recording, processing, storing, and transmitting of personal data of clinical trial participants, clinical trial investigators, vendors, support staff, and employees. 2.2.4 Pursuant to Opinion 03/2019 of the European Data Protection Board, CinRx Pharma declares that the processing of Personal Data of EU citizens participating in a clinical trial is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest. Specifically, the processing of sensitive categories of data is carried out for reasons of public interest in the area of public health, and/or archiving for scientific purposes in accordance with Article 89(1) of the GDPR. 2.3 Personal Data of Investigators and Business Partners 2.3.1 CinRx Pharma collects Personal Data from business partners and vendors who are providing services to CinRx Pharma. This processing is necessary for the fulfillment of CinRx Pharma’s contracts you and your employer, and may be required for submission of clinical trial data to governmental and regulatory authorities, IRBs, and ethical committees. The basis for collection of physician investigator data is the fulfillment of a legal obligation related to ensuring that investigators are qualified to oversee a clinical trial. The basis for collecting site and investigator staff information is the fulfillment of a contract between CinRx Pharma and the site. When applicable, CinRx Pharma complies with all obligations to provide transparency notices about the processing or transfer of this Personal Data. When consent for the collection or processing of Personal Data is required, it is the obligation of the data controller (the study site or employer) to obtain consent or to provide notice to its employees and staff. 2.3.2 CinRx Pharma collects Personal Data from vendors and business partners before, during, and after a clinical trial. We may also collect Personal Data of vendors and business partners who conduct business with us that is not related to a clinical trial. The purpose for collecting the Personal Data of Investigators and Business Partners is for the performance of a contract to which the Investigator or Business Partner is a party; for the compliance with our legal obligations (such as legal or regulatory obligations of the sponsor of a clinical trial); or for our legitimate interests. 2.4 Notice to Job Candidates The categories of Personal Data that we request from you and the ways that we process your Personal Data may vary based on the country in which the position is located, rather than the country in which you reside. We collect Personal Data directly from you when you apply for a role with us, which may include contact information (including your name, address, phone number, and email); professional or employment-related information, including work history; education information, such as achievements, test results and other relevant information from your Curriculum Vitae (CV). We also may collect Personal Data about you from third parties, such as your references and prior employers. We may require a login name and password to facilitate using our online application services. We restrict access to your Personal Data to people within the company who “need to know” that information, such as the individuals who will process your job application and manage the recruitment process, or recruiters and interviewers working on our behalf. Sensitive Personal Data includes data related to race/ethnicity, health, trade union membership, philosophical beliefs, sexual orientation, as well as other categories as described by law. We do not seek to obtain and will not collect such Personal Data about a candidate unless permitted or required to do so by applicable laws (e.g., government reporting in the US). Should you choose to voluntarily provide such information it will be processed in accordance with applicable data protection laws and our standard business practices. We collect and use your Personal Data for the following purposes: • identifying and evaluating candidates for potential employment, as well as for future roles that may become available; • supporting and processing your application, for example, so we can assess your ability to meet the specification; • verifying references and professional qualifications provided by applicants; • evaluating and assessing the results of interviews; • record keeping in relation to recruiting and hiring; • carrying out pre-employment screening, that is appropriate and proportionate to the nature of the job function, subject to specific local regulations; • protecting our legal rights to the extent authorized or permitted by law; and • contacting you, either directly or through or our recruitment partners, via the details you have provided us in relation to your application. We may disclose your Personal Data • when required to do so by law; • in response to a legitimate request for assistance by the police or other law enforcement agency; and • to seek legal advice from our external lawyers or in connection with litigation. 2.5 Use of Cookies Cookies are small text files that are stored on browsers or devices by websites, apps, online media, and advertisements. CinRx Pharma uses cookies and similar technologies for purposes such as: • Authenticating users • Remembering user preferences and settings • Determining the popularity of content • Analyzing site traffic and trends, and generally understanding the online behaviors and interests of people who interact with our services Your web browser may be programmed to notify you when you are receiving a cookie, giving you the choice to accept it or not. You can also refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser. 3. How we use your Personal Data 3.1 Website visitors: CinRx Pharma may use information gathered from our website for a variety of purposes related to our business. This may include: 3.1.1 To enhance the user experience of our website, including internal operations necessary to provide our services, such as troubleshooting software bugs and operational problems; conducting website traffic data analysis, testing, and research; and to monitor and analyze usage and activity trends. 3.1.2 To respond to inquiries regarding our business or service 3.1.3 We may use the Personal Data we collect to investigate or address claims or disputes relating to our business, or as otherwise allowed by applicable law, or as requested by regulators, government entities, and official inquiries. CinRx Pharma may share users’ Personal Data if we believe it is required by applicable law, legal process or governmental request, or where the disclosure is otherwise appropriate due to safety or similar concerns. This includes sharing Personal Data with law enforcement officials, public health officials, other government authorities, or other third parties as necessary to enforce our Code of Conduct or other policies; to protect our rights or property; or the rights, safety, or property of others; or in the event of a claim or dispute relating to our business operations. 3.2 Clinical trial participants 3.2.1 Personal Data collected from you during a clinical trial is used to test the safety and efficacy of experimental drugs and medical devices. If you are a participant in a clinical trial sponsored by CinRx Pharma, please review the informed consent form that you received from your study doctor for more information about how your Personal Data will be used and protected. 3.3 Business partners, clinical trial staff, and vendors 3.3.1 Personal Data from business partners, clinical trial staff, and vendors will be used as necessary to conduct a clinical trial sponsored by CinRx Pharma. 3.3.2 CinRx Pharma is required by clinical trial regulations to process personal data of the site personnel and other individuals involved conducting in a clinical trial. The personal information also may be processed by a contract research organization (CRO) working on behalf of CinRx Pharma. The data collected by CinRx Pharma and/or its CRO may include CVs, licenses, medical specialties, clinical study experience, and financial information of the site personnel assisting with the clinical study. 3.4 CinRx Pharma retains user data for as long as necessary for the purposes described above. We will retain different categories of data for different periods of time depending on the category of user to whom the data relates, the type of data, and the purposes for which we collected the data. 3.5 CinRx Pharma does not sell or share user personal data with third parties for their direct marketing. 3.6 CinRx Pharma does not engage in automated decision-making using Personal Data. 4. How we protect your Personal Data 4.1 CinRx Pharma has in place physical, electronic and organizational procedures to safeguard and secure Personal Data stored on its systems. CinRx Pharma deploys encryption, firewalls, access controls, and other procedures to protect Personal Data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Access to CinRx Pharma facilities is controlled via a combination of technical and physical controls. 4.2 Personal Data is restricted to authorized individuals, who only can access it on a “need to know” basis. 4.3 CinRx Pharma may store some business records or clinical trial documents in hard copy (paper or disk) format, as required by law or regulation, or pursuant to the fulfilment of a legitimate business purpose. In this case, documents are retained for the minimum time necessary, and then securely destroyed. Long-term storage of hard copy documents may be carried out by a qualified third-party vendor. 5. Where we may transfer your Personal Data 5.1 Transfer to Third Parties Personal Data may be shared with third parties to fulfill the purposes for which it was originally collected. Personal Data is transferred to third parties pursuant to contractual obligations consistent with Article 28(4) of GDPR when applicable, and with this Privacy Policy. Recipients of Personal Data may be regulatory authorities, ethical committees, and third parties associated with the study, the Institution where the study takes place, or the CRO and its Affiliated companies. 5.2 Transfer to Third Countries Your Personal Data may be transferred to a third country outside of the EU or European Economic Area, or to a country where data protections are not as strong as in your country. Transfers to these countries are made using appropriate safeguards as outlined in Article 46 of the GDPR. CinRx Pharma, LLC and all CinRx Pharma US affiliates, comply with the requirements of the EU to provide adequate safeguards for Personal Data transferred to the United States. 6. Your rights to access and choice 6.1 CinRx Pharma is committed to cooperating to the full extent of applicable law in the exercise of the rights of data subjects. Any data subject who wishes to exercise his or her rights under applicable data privacy law, or to inquire about the processing of his or her data by CinRx Pharma, should contact CinRx Pharma pursuant to Section 8 of this Privacy Policy. 6.2 EU and Swiss citizens whose data is processed by CinRx Pharma have a right to be informed of the choices and means available for limiting the use and disclosure of their Personal Data. EU and Swiss citizens may have the right to access, modify, or suppress their personal data, to elect not to have Personal Data transferred to a third party, or to object to their Personal Data being used for any purpose materially different from that disclosed to them, or stated within this Privacy Policy. Upon request, CinRx Pharma will honor the request to access, modify, suppress, prevent or stop transferring, or delete an individual’s Personal Data to the extent reasonably possible. CinRx Pharma may, pursuant to the law, disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements. Please note that pursuant to clinical trial regulations, some Personal Data may be retained even if you request that it be deleted. 6.3 If you are a clinical trial participant, you should first contact the study site at which you participated, or the Principal Investigator of the study, to enquire about choices and means available for limiting the use and disclosure of your Personal Data under applicable data privacy laws. The rights available to you may be limited pursuant to an exception to the applicable data privacy law to preserve the integrity or scientific value of the data collected. 7. Your rights to enforcement and recourse 7.1 Data subjects have a right to lodge a complaint with the appropriate EU supervisory authority, and also a right to an effective judicial remedy against infringing controllers and processors. 7.2 Residents of California may have a private right of action in the event of a data breach. Pursuant to California law, affected individuals must first notify CinRx Pharma of the alleged violation and provide CinRx Pharma 30 days to cure the violation. 8. How to Contact CinRx Pharma 8.1 For more information about CinRx Pharma’s commitment to protecting data privacy, or to exercise any rights you may have under applicable data privacy laws, please contact CinRx Pharma at, by telephone at 844-531-1834 or by mail at 5375 Medpace Way, Cincinnati, Ohio 45227, United States of America, Attn: Data Protection Officer. 8.2 We may occasionally update this notice. If we make significant changes, we will notify users in advance of the changes on our website, or through other means, such as email. We encourage users to periodically review this notice for the latest information on our privacy practices. After such notice, use of our services by users in countries outside the European Union will be understood as consent to the updates to the extent permitted by law.