Privacy Policy


Sinovant Sciences HK Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates (“Sinovant ”, “we”, “us”, or “our”) recognize the importance of protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) explains how we collect, use and disclose information in connection with your use of www.sinovant.com (“Website”). This Policy does not apply to our collection, use, or disclosure of data collected through other means.

Before you use or submit any information through this Website, please carefully review this Privacy Policy and our Term of Use. We will continue to evaluate this Policy as we update and expand the Website and our offerings, and we may make changes to this Policy accordingly. Any changes will be posted here and you should check this page periodically for updates. If we make material changes to this Policy, we will provide you with notice as required by law. When you use our Website, you agree to our Term of Use and collection, use, and disclosure of information about you as described in this Policy (as amended from time to time). IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS POLICY OR OUR TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.

Please note, you may also be subject to another privacy policy or other terms and conditions specific to a particular Sinovant program or service (“Other Agreement”). Based upon your specific relationship(s) with Sinovant, we may collect, use or disclose your information in ways described in more detail in one or more Other Agreements. To the extent the Other Agreement includes additional terms that are not covered by or are inconsistent with this Policy, the terms and conditions of the Other Agreement will supersede this Policy.

Within this Policy you will find covered matters related to the following:

Information We Collect

Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms

How We Use Your Information

Disclosure of Your Information

Online Analysis

Your Choices

Links to Third Party Sites

Security

Children’s Privacy

Do Not Track

Contact Information


Information We Collect

Sinovant, and third parties with whom Sinovant has contracted to provide services to Sinovant,  collect and store information about you in multiple ways, including when you provide information directly to us and when we passively collect information from you, such as from your browser or device.

We will store the collected information in servers located in mainland China.

Information You Provide Directly to Us

We collect and store all information that you provide to us when using this Website. You might provide information to us in a variety of ways such as (but not limited to) when contact us through the Website or you submit any of the following on our Website: information requests, business proposals, employment inquiries, and responses to surveys.

The information you provide may include, but is not limited to: name, address, phone number, e-mail address and password, employment history, your answers to background information questions and any other content in your submissions on our Website. You may choose not to provide specific information, but this may prevent you from using certain services of this Website.

Information from Third Parties

When you use the services of this Website, you agree that we may obtain information about you from our affiliates, partners or other sources. This information includes, but not limited to, your identity information, behavioral information, transaction information, device information, etc.

Information Collected Automatically

When you visit any page on this Website, we use a program that monitors and evaluates this Website’s traffic. It automatically records every visitor’s host, domain name, pages visited, length of user session, browser type and/or IP address.

When you visit and interact with this Website, Sinovant and third parties with whom Sinovant has contracted to provide services to Sinovant, may collect information via cookies, pixels, web beacons, or other tracking mechanisms (for example, a catalog of the site pages you visit, or your IP address), described in more detail below, Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms.


Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms 

We may collect data about your use of the Website through the use of Internet server logs, cookies, tracking pixels, and/or other tracking technologies. A web server log is a file where website activity is stored. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer when you visit a website that enables us to: (a) recognize your computer; (b) store your preferences and settings; (c) understand the web pages of the Website you have visited; (d) perform searches and analytics; and (e) assist with security administrative functions. Tracking pixels (sometimes referred to as web beacons or clear GIFs) are tiny electronic tags with a unique identifier embedded in websites, online ads, and/or email, and that are designed to provide usage information like ad impressions or clicks, measure popularity of the Website and associated advertising, and to access user cookies. We also may include web beacons in email messages, newsletters, and other electronic communications to determine whether the message has been opened and for other analytics, personalization, and advertising. As we adopt additional technologies, we may also gather additional information through other methods.

Please note that 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 (e.g., Internet Explorer; Microsoft Edge; Google Chrome; Mozilla Firefox; or Apple Safari).


How We Use Your Information

We may use the Information we collect from and about you for the following purposes:

  • respond to your inquiries submitted through this Website;
  • complete any transactions you request online;
  • provide, improve, and troubleshoot this Website;
  • improve our products and services, and identify, develop, and offer new or expanded products and services;
  • notify you about updates, products, services, and/or special offers from Sinovant, its affiliates, and selected third parties;
  • ask you to participate in brief surveys related to our products and services or the use of this Website; and/or
  • generate aggregate statistical studies and conduct research related to our products and services and the use of this Website.

We may combine information that we collect from you and about you (including information collected passively) with information we obtain about you from our affiliates and/or non-affiliated third parties, and use such combined information in accordance with this Policy.

We may aggregate and/or de-identify information collected through the Website. We may use de-identified and/or aggregated data for any purpose, including without limitation for research and marketing purposes, and may also share such data with any third parties, including advertisers, promotional partners, and/or others. Such data does not include any of your identification information.

Please note that, based upon your specific relationship(s) with Sinovant, we may use your information in ways described in more detail in one or more Other Agreements.


Disclosure of Your Information

We are obligated to keep your information confidential. You know and agree that we may disclose your information to certain third parties with whom we have a direct or indirect business or contract relationship, under the following circumstances:

To our subsidiaries or affiliates:

We may disclose your information to other companies within the subsidiaries or affiliates.

To our partners:

We may disclose your information to our partners, including other companies and academic institutions, such as those listed on this Website or on our affiliates’ websites.

To service providers:

We may disclose your information with third parties who perform services on our behalf, including without limitation market research, data storage, data analysis and processing, and legal services. When you request other services, we will provide your information to third parties with whom we arrange for those services to be provided.

To protect ourselves or others:

We may also disclose information collected on this Website, in accordance with applicable law, to assert or defend our rights and property, to prevent harm to others, to collect a debt, or in response to legal processes such as subpoenas.

To comply with the law:

We may also provide (or reserve the right to provide) information to regulators, law enforcement authorities, courts, and other governmental authorities, consistent with applicable laws.

For organizational transfers:

As we continue to develop our company and products, we may acquire, merge or partner with other organizations. In such transactions (including in contemplation of such transactions, e.g., due diligence), user information may be among the transferred assets. If any of Sinovant’ assets are sold or transferred to a third party, customer information (such as your email address) would likely be one of the transferred business assets.

Please note that, based upon your specific relationship(s) with Sinovant, we may disclose your information in ways described in more detail in Other Agreements.


Online Analytics

We may use third-party web analytics services on our Services to collect and analyze the information discussed above, and to engage in auditing, research or reporting. The information (including your IP address) collected by various analytics technologies described in the “Cookies” section will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, who use the information to evaluate your use of the Services, including by noting the third-party website from which you arrive, analyzing usage trends, assisting with fraud prevention, and providing certain features to you.

If you receive email from us, we may use certain analytics tools, such as clear GIFs, to capture data such as when you open our message or click on any links or banners our email contains. This data allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our communications and marketing campaigns.


Your Choices

You have the ability to opt out of receiving promotional communications from Sinovant by emailing us at info@sinovant.com or clicking the unsubscribe link in the relevant email. Remember, however, that even if you opt out of promotional communications, Sinovant may still e-mail you in order to provide a product or service that you request.

Except as otherwise specified in any Other Agreement, you can also access your information, update or correct factual errors in your information, delete your information in accordance with the law, or withdraw your authorized consent by sending us an e-mail at info@sinovant.com. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.


Links to Third Party Sites

On our Website, we may link to third party websites, such as our partner companies, academic institutions, or employment listings. For example, to view a job description or apply to an open position, you may be rerouted to a third-party website. Please note, Sinovant does not control the privacy policies or practices of these third-party sites. You should review those policies before providing any information.


Security

Sinovant has established safeguards to help prevent unauthorized access to or misuse of your information, but you understand and agree that, even if we have taken reasonable steps to protect the information you provide, no internet information transmission can guarantee that your information will never be disclosed in a manner inconsistent with this Policy (for example, as a result of unauthorized acts by third parties that violate applicable law or relevant Web policies). You hereby disclaim any right to claim against us for any liability for security issues, except for problems caused by our gross negligence.


Children’s Privacy

This Website is not directed at children and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 14. If needed, we will collect, use or disclose children’s personal information as permitted by law, with the explicit consent of the parent or guardian or as needed for protection for children. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from children without the verified consent of the parent or guardian in advance, we will take reasonable steps to delete it as soon as practicable.


Do Not Track

Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that users can set in certain web browsers. Although our Website currently does not recognize or respond to the various web browser Do Not Track signals, we do offer you choices to manage your preferences as described in the “Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms”. To learn more about browser tracking signals and Do Not Track, please visit http://www.allaboutdnt.org.



Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our privacy or security practices, you may contact us by e-mail at info@sinovant.com .

This Privacy Policy is effective as of: May 8th, 2019.