BAYER and ONYX will only collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address that you provide or that is provided to us with your permission. Portions of this Web site may not ask you to supply your personal information, allowing you to visit our site without telling us who you are. However, some areas or services may require you to provide personal information in order to receive promotional offers. When you register with us, you may need to complete certain fields (some are required and some are optional). In this instance, if you choose to withhold any personally identifiable information required by us, it will not be possible for you to obtain the promotional offers.
In addition, BAYER and ONYX may collect non-personally identifiable information about how you use our web sites using analysis technologies. These analysis technologies may be provided by third parties. Information that might be collected using these technologies includes, for example, the pages you visit on our site, the paths you take within our sites and the length of time that you spend on our web sites. We use this information in the aggregate in order to better understand how to improve the quality of our web sites.
BAYER and ONYX and/or the companies we hire will use this information to comply with your request for information, to contact you in connection with the promotion of Nexavar, to better understand your needs and how we can improve our products and services, or as otherwise disclosed to you on the web page when you submit your information to us. We will not sell or otherwise transfer the personally identifiable information you provide to us at this web site to any third parties for their own use without your permission.
Like many web sites, this web site uses a technology called "cookies". A cookie is a small text file that a web server gives your browser to store on your computer when you access a web site. Cookies are capable of storing many types of data and may be placed on your browser by BAYER and ONYX or by a third party. Cookies may be used for a variety of purposes on this web site:
Some BAYER or ONYX web sites use a third party advertising service to display advertising on other, non- BAYER or ONYX web sites. In addition to placing advertisements on certain non- BAYER and ONYX web pages, these services may also place a segment of code called a clear pixel tag, also known as a "GIF", on certain BAYER and ONYX web pages contain for the purpose of measuring the effectiveness of advertisements in bringing visitors to our web sites. GIFs may also be used with cookies to track the total number of visitors to our web site, the number of visitors to various web pages, and the domain names of our visitors' Internet service providers. No personally identifiable information is collected in this process.
As is common among Internet site operators, BAYER and ONYX web sites maintain web server logs. Web servers automatically identify your computer by its IP address and collect that information in its web server logs. BAYER and ONYX web server logs collect statistical data that is generated by your computer when it visits a BAYER and ONYX web site, such as the type of web browser (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer) and operating system (Windows 95 or Mac OS) used to access the site, the domain name of your Internet service provider, the date and time you access our site, and the pages you visit. BAYER and ONYX web sites use this non-personally identifying web server log information for a variety of purposes. Some of these purposes include: system administration; to examine overall traffic trends on our sites; trouble-shooting; and to gather broad demographic information about users of our sites. No personally identifiable information is contained in these web server logs.
You should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever completely secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this site may not be secure and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail. Moreover, where you use passwords, ID numbers or other special access features on this site, it is your responsibility to safeguard them.
BAYER and ONYX use reasonable and appropriate physical, technical and administrative security safeguards, in order to protect your data from coincidental or deliberate manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. As part of the collection and processing of personal data, all transferred information will be encrypted to prevent misuse of the data by third parties. Our security procedures are reviewed on a regular basis.
This BAYER and ONYX web site is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. We will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from any person under the age of 13.
This web site is intended for access and use by U.S. residents only and is subject to all applicable U.S. laws.
From time to time, BAYER and ONYX may decide to modify its practices and policies, and we reserve the right to revise this BAYER and ONYX Internet Privacy Statement as necessary to disclose such changes in our practices and policies. Any such changes to this BAYER and ONYX Internet Privacy Statement will be promptly communicated on this page. Any information that you submit before the change in policy will be used by BAYER and ONYX and/or the companies we hire in a manner that is consistent with the BAYER and ONYX Internet Privacy Statement in effect at the time you submitted your information. Continued use of our sites after receiving notice of a change in our privacy statement shall indicate your consent to the use of newly-submitted information in accordance with the changed, amended, or updated BAYER and ONYX Internet Privacy Statement.