Privacy Policy

Last Updated: February 3, 2020

Artio Medical, Inc. (collectively, “Artio,” “we,” “us,” or “our”), respects the privacy of every individual. We developed this Privacy Policy to explain how we collect, use, share, and protect Personal Information (defined below), and your choices about the collection and use of Personal Information.

This Privacy Policy applies to Personal Information collected or processed through Artio-operated websites or applications (collectively, the “Site”) that link to this Privacy Policy.

1. What is Personal Information?

Personal Information” is information that identifies or relates to a particular individual. Examples of Personal Information include, among others, name, email address, phone number, mailing address, and online identifiers.

2. How We Use Personal Information

We use Personal Information for the following purposes:

  1. Responding to your inquiries submitted through the Site;
  2. Analyzing, administering, and improving the Site;
  3. Enabling secure use of the Site;
  4. Detecting potential fraud or abuse of the Site;
  5. Sending information and promotional materials;
  6. Protecting our rights or our property;
  7. Meeting legal obligations; and
  8. For other purposes related to the reasons for which you provide Personal Information.

 

3. Types of Personal Information We Collect and Use

3.1 Personal Information You Provide

On the Site, we request information from you via the “contact us” forms. The information we collect (including Personal Information) includes, but is not limited to, your name, email address, employer you are contacting us on behalf of, and type of inquiry.

We will indicate on the form whether a particular field of information is mandatory or optional. If you choose not to provide certain information, we may not be able to provide requested services.

3.2 Information We Automatically Collect from You

When you use our Site, our servers automatically record information, including your Internet Protocol address (“IP Address”), browser type, referring URLs (e.g., the website you visited before coming to our Site), domain names associated with your internet service provider, information on your interaction with the Site, and other such information (collectively, “Log File Information”). We may also collect similar information from emails sent to you which then help us track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. We use Log File Information collected from our implementation of the Site to help secure the Site by identifying potential threats and vulnerabilities and in analyzing the effectiveness of our Site to improve the Site’s function and content.

We may use cookies, device identifiers, and similar technologies such as pixels, web beacons, and local storage to collect information about how you use the Site. We process the information collected through such technologies, which may include or be combined with Personal Information, to help operate certain features of the Site, to enhance your experience through personalization, and to help us better understand the features of the Site that you and other users are most interested in.

Most browsers provide you with the ability to block, delete, or disable cookies, and your device may allow you to disable transmission of unique identifiers and location data. If you choose to reject cookies or block device identifiers, some features of the Site may not be available or some functionality may be limited or unavailable. Please review the help pages of your browser instructions or help pages for assistance with changing your settings. To assist us with analyzing our website traffic through cookies and similar technologies, we use analytics services, including https://www.siteground.com/.

Some of our service providers may use cookies or other methods to gather information regarding your use of the Site, and may combine the information in these cookies with any Personal Information about you that they may have. The use of such tracking information by a third party depends on the privacy policy of that third party. We do not respond to Do Not Track (“DNT”) signals sent to us by your browser at this time. To learn more about how DNT works, please visit http://allaboutdnt.com/.

4. Information We Automatically Collect from You

We will not disclose Personal Information except as set forth in this Privacy Policy or with your consent. Specifically, we do not sell Personal Information. This section describes to whom we disclose Personal Information and for what purposes:

4.1 Our Service Providers. We employ service providers to perform tasks on our behalf and to assist us in operating the Site. We take commercially reasonable steps to help ensure our service providers provide at least the same level of protection for Personal Information as we do.

4.2 Companies Involved in Mergers and Acquisitions Transactions.  If we sell or otherwise transfer part or the whole of our business or assets to another organization (e.g., in the course of a transaction like a merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, dissolution, or liquidation), any information collected through the Site, including Personal Information, may be among the items sold or transferred.

4.3 Law Enforcement, Government Agencies, and Courts.  We may disclose Personal Information at the request of law enforcement or government agencies or in response to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process to establish, protect, or exercise our rights or to defend against a legal claim or as otherwise required or allowed by law, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of any other person. We may also disclose Personal Information to investigate or prevent a violation by you of any contractual or other relationship with us or your illegal or harmful activity.

5. Personal Information Transferred from the U.S.

If you are using the Site from outside the United States, please be aware that Personal Information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States. Although we take steps to provide adequate safeguards, the data protection laws of the United States might not be as comprehensive as those in your country. By using the Site, you consent to your information being transferred to the United States for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy.

6. Protection of Personal Information

We protect the confidentiality and security of information we obtain in the course of business. While we use commercially reasonable safeguards to help keep the information collected through the Site secure, we cannot guarantee the security of Personal Information during its transmission or its storage on our systems. Further, while we attempt to ensure the integrity and security of Personal Information, we cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent third parties such as hackers from illegally obtaining access to Personal Information. We do not represent or warrant that Personal Information about you will be protected against, loss, misuse, or alteration by third parties.

7. Accessing, Updating, or Deleting Personal Information

You may request that we correct, update, or delete your Personal Information by submitting a request to info@artiomedical.com. We will promptly review all such requests in accordance with applicable law.

8. Opting Out of Receiving Electronic Communications

With your permission, we may send notifications, promotions, or other information via email (“Communications”).  You may choose to stop receiving Communications by indicating your preference in your account profile or settings. Please note that certain Site-related Communications are necessary for the proper functioning and use of the Site (e.g., to respond to requests submitted through the Site for additional information) and you may not have the ability to opt out of those Communications.

9. Children’s Privacy

Children are expressly prohibited from using the Site. We do not knowingly collect or solicit any Personal Information from children. In the event that we learn that we have collected Personal Information from a child, we will promptly take steps to delete that information.

10. Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. We may provide you with notice of material changes to the Privacy Policy as appropriate under the circumstances. Unless otherwise indicated, any changes to this Privacy Policy will apply immediately upon posting to the Site.

11. How to Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the Site, please email us at info@artiomedical.com.