Online Privacy Statement
Last updated April 29, 2009
Valeant (the "Company") respects your privacy. This Privacy Statement describes how the Company collects, uses, and discloses information about you from your use of this website or from your communications with the Company through the website or via electronic mail.
In order to bring you more personalized services, we may ask you to establish one or more passwords to gain access to certain services or sections in either the Company website(s) or the website(s) of other suppliers whose products or services are available to you via a link from our website. As such, the Company may share the password information you provide us with such other authorized suppliers. You are solely responsible for the control and use of each password you create.
Use of "Cookies"
This website collects non-personal information supplied by your Internet browser to track the popularity of this site and the usefulness of particular links or features. We do not associate this information with any information that can be used to contact you, and we do not use this information to target individuals for marketing or recruiting.
The website uses "cookies," or small files that are stored on an Internet user's hard drive to facilitate access to an area of a site. Most Internet browsers recognize when cookies are offered, and permit users to opt out of receiving them. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should check with the software manufacturer or your Internet service provider. The Company does not use "cookies" to collect and distribute information to third parties for marketing purposes.
Information Transmitted to the Company
This website may enable you to submit information to us on or through the website or via electronic mail. Incoming messages will normally contain your name, company affiliation, country or postal address, email address, and any additional information you may wish to include in the message. If you request the Company to respond with respect to on-line service registration, product information or employment consideration, information contained in an incoming message may also be used for purposes of making that communication. Any personal information such as names, addresses and the like that are submitted to this website may be stored and used for marketing purposes by the Company or its agents. Any communications regarding non-personal information including questions, comments, data, or know-how transmitted by you through this website shall be considered to be non-confidential and shall become the property of the Company, without compensation to the provider of such submissions. The Company shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, techniques or inventions contained therein for any purpose, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products and services.
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
The Company may store and disclose personal information as described in this policy and as allowed or required by applicable law, including making disclosures that are necessary or advisable to: (a) protect the rights, safety or property of users of our website, the public, or the Company or our website suppliers; and (b) conform to legal or regulatory requirements. Under certain circumstances, the Company may choose to provide aggregate statistics about our website visitors, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will not include any personally identifiable information. In the event of a sale or merger of the Company’s business, or a sale of substantially all of the Company's assets, your personal information then held by the Company would be one of the transferred assets.
Protection of Your Personal Information
The Company implements reasonable physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information. However, the Company is unable to guarantee that the security measures it takes will not be penetrated or compromised or that your information will remain secure under all circumstances.
Changes to Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement is effective as of the date stated above. The Company may change this Privacy Statement from time to time, and will post any changes on this website as soon as they go into effect. Please be aware that, to the extent permitted by applicable law, the use of information by the Company is governed by the Privacy Statement in effect at the time the information is used. Please refer back to this Privacy Statement on a regular basis.