Welcome to www.seaspine.com (“Site”). This Site is owned by SeaSpine Orthopedics Corporation, a Delaware corporation, (“SeaSpine,” “our,” “we,” or “us”).
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT SEASPINE AND ALL ASSOCIATED SERVICES AND SYSTEMS ARE HOUSED ON SERVERS IN THE UNITED STATES. IF YOU ARE LOCATED OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES, INFORMATION WE COLLECT IS PROCESSED AND STORED IN THE UNITED STATES, WHICH MAY NOT OFFER THE SAME LEVEL OF PRIVACY PROTECTION AS THE COUNTRY WHERE YOU RESIDE OR ARE A CITIZEN. BY USING THE SITE AND PROVIDING INFORMATION TO US, YOU CONSENT TO THE TRANSFER TO AND PROCESSING OF THE INFORMATION IN THE UNITED STATES.
This Site is not intended for children under the age of 18. We will not knowingly collect information from Site visitors in this age group. We encourage parents to talk to their children about their use of the Internet and the information they disclose to websites.
Active Information Collection
Like many websites, this Site actively collects information from its visitors both by asking you specific questions and by permitting you to communicate directly with us via email and feedback forms. Some of the information that you submit may constitute Personal Information (that is, information that can be uniquely identified with you, such as your full name, address, email address, phone number, and so on). Some areas of this Site may require you to submit information in order for you to benefit from the specified features (e.g., investor alerts) or to participate in a particular activity. You will be informed at each information collection point what information is required and what information is optional.
Passive Information Collection
As you navigate through a website, certain information can be passively collected (that is, gathered without you actively providing the information) using various technologies and means, such as Internet Protocol addresses, cookies, Internet tags, and navigational data collection.
We use Internet Protocol (IP) addresses on this Site. An IP address is a number assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider (ISP) so you can access the Internet and is generally considered to be non-personally identifiable information, because in most cases an IP address is dynamic (changing each time you connect to the Internet), rather than static (unique to a particular user’s computer). We use your IP address to diagnose problems with our server, report aggregate information, determine the fastest route for your computer to use in connecting to our Site, and administer and improve the Site.
A “cookie” is a bit of information that a website sends to your Web browser that helps the site remember information about you and your preferences.
Session cookies are temporary bits of information that are erased once you exit your Web browser window or otherwise turn your computer off. Session cookies are used to improve navigation on websites and to collect aggregate statistical information. This Site uses session cookies.
Persistent cookies are more permanent bits of information that are placed on the hard drive of your computer and stay there unless you delete the cookie. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for a number of purposes, such as retrieving certain information you have previously provided (e.g., passwords), helping to determine what areas of the website visitors find most valuable, and customizing the website based on your preferences. This Site uses persistent cookies.
“Internet tags” (also known as single-pixel GIFs, clear GIFs, invisible GIFs, and 1-by-1 GIFs) are smaller than cookies and tell the website server information such as the IP address and browser type related to the visitor’s computer. We do not use Internet tags at this Site.
“Navigational data” (“log files,” “server logs,” and “clickstream” data) are used for system management, to improve the content of the site, market research purposes, and to communicate information to visitors. This Site uses navigational data.
Do Not Track: Some web browsers (including Safari, Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome) incorporate a “Do Not Track” (DNT) or similar feature that signals to websites that a user does not want to have his or her online activity and behavior tracked. If a website that responds to a particular DNT signal receives the DNT signal, the browser can block that website from collecting certain information about the browser’s user. Not all browsers offer a DNT option and DNT signals are not yet uniform. For this reason, many website operators, including SeaSpine, do not respond to DNT signals.
Use and Disclosure of Information
SeaSpine uses your Personal Information for the purposes for which you gave it to us. For example, if you have expressed an interest in a particular product or becoming a distributor, we will use your data to provide you with the requested information. We may also ask for your permission to send you information on other SeaSpine products that we believe may be of interest to you.
iii. where required by applicable laws, court orders, or government regulations. In addition, we will make full use of all information acquired through this Site that is not in personally identifiable form.
If you subscribe to receive one or more promotional communications from SeaSpine, you can later unsubscribe by following the instructions in such communications.
We will also disclose your personally identifiable information if we reasonably believe we are required to do so by law, regulation, legal process, or other government authority (such as reporting safety information to the Food and Drug Administration); to investigate fraud; to protect your safety or the safety of others; or when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to protect our rights or the rights of a third party who may be harmed by your activities.
Access and Correction
SeaSpine is committed to respecting your right to access and correct your Personal Information. To keep your Personal Information accurate, current, and complete, please contact us as at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will take reasonable steps to update or correct Personal Information in our possession that you have previously submitted via this Site.
California Shine the Light Law: California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users who are California residents to obtain from us once a year, free of charge, a list of third parties to whom we have disclosed Personal Information (if any) for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and you wish to make such a request, please send an email with “California Privacy Rights” in the subject line to email@example.com or write us at: SeaSpine Orthopedic Corporation, 5770 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008.
We take reasonable steps to protect the information that you provide through our Site and to protect such information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free. In particular, email 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 email. Moreover, where you use passwords, ID numbers, or other special access features on this Site, it is your responsibility to safeguard them. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account password and for any access to or use of the Site using your password, whether or not authorized by you. Please notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security.
As a result, while we strive to protect your information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your information. If we believe that the security of your information may have been compromised, we will endeavor to give you appropriate notice as quickly as possible, including by email, and in accordance with applicable laws.
If we become aware of a breach that affects the security of your Personal Information, we will provide you with notice as required by applicable law. To the extent permitted by applicable law, SeaSpine will provide any such notice to you at your email address. By using the Site, you agree to accept notice electronically.
We retain Personal Information in identifiable form only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which the Personal Information was provided to SeaSpine or, if longer to comply with legal obligations, to resolve disputes, to enforce agreements, and similar essential purposes.
Links to Other Websites
Please note when you choose the Careers link on the Site you will be directed to a website operated by The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (“Ultimate Software”) The information you share on the careers website is subject to the terms and conditions of Ultimate Software which can be found at these links https://www.ultimatesoftware.com/Legal-Statement and https://www.ultimatesoftware.com/Privacy-Policy.
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How to Contact Us
SeaSpine Orthopedics Corporation
5770 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Attention: Data Protection Officer
Effective May 25, 2018