January 14, 2014:
1 – IMPORTANT BACKGROUND INFORMATION
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection
Act (COPPA) 1998 gives parents control over what information websites can collect from their kids. The COPPA Rule with
new provisions effective on July 1, 2013 puts additional protections in place and streamlines other procedures that companies
covered by the rule need to follow.
be aware of the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) published privacy information by the parent entering the following
web URL http://business.ftc.gov/privacy-and-security/childrens-privacy.
asked questions (FAQs) about COPPA can be found on the web or by a parent entering the following web URL http://www.business.ftc.gov/documents/0493-Complying-with-COPPA-Frequently-Asked-Questions.
Additionally Apple incorporated as part of a section in their app
may not include behavioral advertising (ads based on in-app activity, for example), and must ask for parental permission before
allowing children to "link out of the app or engage in commerce." Hence Apple asks developers
to designate apps regarding the Kids Category of the App Store so that they must be made specifically for children "ages
5 and under, ages 6–8, or ages 9–11."
PHARMA SOLUTIONS CHILDREN’S APPS
Solutions ("BPS" or "we") want(s) you to be familiar with how we collect, use and disclose information
from, about you and about children. BPS complies with Apple’s guidelines that are compliant with the Children’s
Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) 1998, and the new provisions of July 2013 that gives parents control over what information
websites can collect from their kids.
BPS books, apps
and services are predominantly for a general audience, are not specifically targeted to children, and we do not knowingly
collect personal information from children under 13 years of age. When we intend to collect purchasing or buying trend information,
great care is taken to keep and use such information for business and promotional purposes devoid of any personal information
regarding children except what is allowed for by Apple and COPPA. By using Biotech Pharma Solutions’ apps, you agree
Policy applies to all users, including both those who use the Biotech Pharma Solutions without being registered with or subscribing
to a Biotech Pharma Solutions Service and those who have registered with or subscribed to a Biotech Pharma Solutions Service.
3. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
sites, applications ("apps"), widgets and the like.
the children’s mobile applications (apps) BPS does not knowingly collect or release personal information from someone
Pharma Solutions and our service providers may collect the following information from and about you when you supply such information
such as Public Information and Posts consist of comments or content that you post to the Biotech Pharma Solutions and the
information about you that accompanies those posts or content, which may include a name, user name, comments, likes, status,
profile information and picture.
Public Information and Posts
are always public, which means they are available to everyone and may be displayed in search results on external search engines.
Information from Social Media; if you access or log onto Biotech Pharma Solutions through a social media service or connect
a Biotech Pharma Solutions service to a social media service, widgets, mobile sites, internet connectivity service and the
like may contain information that may include user entered information such as your user ID and/or user name associated with
that social media service, any information or content you have permitted the social media service to share with us, such as
your profile picture, email address, full name, or friends lists, and any information you have made public in connection with
that social media service. When you access the Biotech Pharma Solutions Services through social media services or when you
connect a Biotech Pharma Solutions to social media services, you are authorizing Biotech Pharma Solutions to collect, store,
information such as general interests, demographics and service usage follow Apple’s and COPPA’s guidelines for
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, but you can
change your settings to notify you when a cookie is being set or updated, or to block cookies altogether. Please consult the
"Help" section of your browser for more information. Users can manage the use of Flash technologies, with the Flash
management tools available at Adobe's website, see http://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/security/privacy_policy/faq.html.
Information from other sources. We do not collect information from
users. We may supplement information from and about our company Biotech Pharma Solutions with information from other sources,
such as publicly available information from social media services, commercially available sources and information from our
Biotech Pharma Affiliates or business partners.
We use the information we collect from and
about you to provide the Biotech Pharma Solutions Services team the ability to provide updates and state of the art features
to you, including: to measure and improve those Biotech Pharma Solutions Services and features; to improve your experience
with both online and off-line Biotech Pharma Solutions Services by delivering content you will find relevant and interesting.
(1) BPS does not knowingly collect personal information from children
under 13 years of age.
(2) To allow service providers
to assist us in providing and managing Biotech Pharma Solutions Services. Service provider may supply Biotech Pharma Solutions
with purchase trends and sales. BPS will not share any information or make any information available to a third party.
BPS does not ‘push’ market or request information from children under 13 years of age.
Biotech Pharma Solutions
uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard information in its possession
against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification. However, no one can guarantee the complete safety of
6. USER ACCESS AND CONTROL
you would like to access, review, correct, update, suppress, or otherwise limit our use of your personal information you have
previously provided directly to us, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In your request, please
(i) include your email address, name, address, telephone number, and the Biotech Pharma Solutions Service to which you provided
the information and (ii) specify clearly what information you would like to access, change, update, or suppress. We will try
to comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable.
you are a California resident, you may request that we not share your personal information on a going-forward basis with Biotech
Pharma Solutions Affiliates or unaffiliated third parties for their direct marketing purposes by sending an email to email@example.com
with “BPS Services: Disclosure Opt-out" in the subject line and your full name, email address and postal address
in the body of the email.
7. OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
of Data. The Biotech Pharma Solutions Services are hosted in and managed from the United States. If you are a user located
outside the United States, you understand and consent to having any personal information processed in the United States. United
States data protection and other relevant laws may not be the same as those in your jurisdiction. This includes the use of
Services. The Biotech Pharma Solutions Services may not be linked to sites operated by unaffiliated companies, or carry advertisements
or offer content, functionality, games, newsletters, contests or sweepstakes, or applications developed and maintained by
unaffiliated companies. BPS is not responsible for the privacy practices of unaffiliated companies, and once you leave the
of Personal Financial Information by a Payment Service. We use an unaffiliated payment service to allow you to purchase a
product or make payments ("Payment Service"). If you wish to purchase a product or make a payment using a Payment
Service, you will be directed to a Payment Service webpage. Any information that you provide to a Payment Service will be
are not responsible for, any Payment Service's use of information collected through any Payment Service.
unless a longer retention period is required or allowed by law.
that even after you cancel your account, copies of some information from your account may remain viewable in some circumstances
where, for example, you have shared information with social media or other services. Because of the nature of caching technology,
your account may not be instantly inaccessible to others. We may also retain backup information related to your account on
our servers for some time after cancelation for fraud detection or to comply with applicable law or our internal security
policies. It is not always possible to completely remove or delete all of your information due to technical constraints, contractual,
financial or legal requirements.
We ask that you not send us, and you not disclose, any sensitive personal information (such as social security numbers, information
related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, health, criminal background or trade union
membership) on or through the Biotech Pharma Solutions Services or otherwise.
8. CONTACT US
If you have questions about
Biotech Pharma Solutions
Dover Street, Unit 492
Norwell, MA 02061
Pharma Solutions, Inc. All Rights Reserved.