There may be cases where EMD Serono will ask you for personally identifiable information such as your name, mailing address, and/or email address. For example, we may request personally identifiable information when you participate in a survey, contest, or other service that requires registration or subscription. EMD Serono will not collect any personally identifiable information about you unless you provide it to us voluntarily.
When you view the website, we may store some information on your computer. This information will be in the form of a "cookie" or similar file and will help us to offer increased personalization and functionality. With most internet browsers, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions.
The Web Site is not directed at individuals under eighteen years of age, and EMD Serono does not intend to collect any personally identifiable information from such individuals, unless otherwise stated at the time such information is collected.
EMD Serono may also automatically collect non-personally identifiable information about your use of the Web Site, such as the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account), the date and time you access the Web Site, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our Web Site. This information will not be linked to personally identifiable information. EMD Serono may use this information to analyze and enhance the Web Site, and may aggregate this information and share such aggregated information with business partners, sponsors and other third parties.
The Web Site may link to various other web sites. EMD Serono assumes no responsibility for the information practices of sites you are able to access through the Web Site. These links to other sites do not imply affiliation or endorsement of a linked site.
By submitting the information requested in the letter of intent you understand and agree that EMD Serono* may share personally identifiable data about you with outside companies or agents working on our behalf, as well as company's subsidiaries and affiliates, to help process the submissions. The importance of security for all personally-identifiable information associated with visitors to the Web Site is of utmost concern to us. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be secure. As a result, EMD Serono, Inc. cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your personally-identifiable information, we will take reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems.
*A business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
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