1.1. We are ImmuneSpec BV, a private limited liability company incorporated under Belgian law, having its registered office at Galileilaan 18, bus 6 , 2845 Niel, Belgium (“IMMUNESPEC”, “we”) and registered with the Crossroads Bank for Enterprises (Kruispuntbank van Ondernemingen or KBO) under enterprise number 0797707610.
1.2. We at IMMUNESPEC provide immunopeptidomics/MAPPS analysis as a service through our advanced immunopeptidomics platform. To this goal we operate the website https://www.immunespec.com (“Website”).
2. FROM WHOM DO WE COLLECT DATA?
2.1. In the course of our business, we may collect personal data from customers, prospects, visitors to our Website, and persons who contact us by e-mail or otherwise.
3. WHAT PERSONAL DATA DO WE REQUEST AND WHY?
3.1. By using our Website, we collect and process your data. Some aspects of these data can be qualified as personal data. We process the following categories of personal data, for the following purposes, on the basis of the following legal grounds:
4. WITH WHOM DO WE SHARE YOUR PERSONAL DATA?
4.1. We may disclose your personal data to the following parties:
- With our service providers and partners: We use third parties to help us operate and improve our Website. These third parties assist us with various tasks, including data hosting and maintenance, analytics, customer care, marketing, advertising, payment processing and security operations. We also share information with partners who distribute and assist us in advertising our Website. For instance, we may share limited information on you in hashed, non-human readable form to advertising partners
- With law enforcement/when required by law: We may disclose your information if reasonably necessary: (i) to comply with a legal process, such as a court order, subpoena or search warrant, government / law enforcement investigation or other legal requirements; (ii) to assist in the prevention or detection of crime (subject in each case to applicable law); or (iii) to protect the safety of any person.
4.2. When transferring personal data to third parties, we always ensure that we implement appropriate technical and organisational protection measures. Where necessary, we will, for example, conclude a transfer agreement or a processor agreement, which sets out restrictions on the use of your personal data and obligations in respect of the security of your personal data.
4.3. Your personal data will not be lent or sold to third parties for marketing purposes without your prior express consent.
4.4. IMMUNESPEC does not share your data outside the European Economic Area.
5. HOW LONG DO WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA?
5.1. We do not keep your personal data longer than necessary for the purposes for which it is collected and processed (as described above) unless a longer retention period is (i) necessary to cover our liability or (ii) required or permitted by law.
5.2. All personal data purely for the purpose of scientific research or statistical purposes may be stored for longer periods.
6. HOW DO WE SECURE YOUR PERSONAL DATA?
6.1. We take appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure a level of security appropriate to the specific risks we have identified.
6.2. We thus protect your personal data as best as we can against the destruction, loss, alteration or unauthorised disclosure of, or access to, personal data transmitted, stored or otherwise processed. More information on our security measures is available upon request.
7. WHICH RIGHTS DO YOU HAVE AS A DATA SUBJECT?
7.1. Withdraw your consent at any time: you have the right to withdraw consent where they have previously given their consent to the processing of your personal data.
7.2. Object to processing of your personal data: you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data if the processing is carried out on the legal basis of a legitimate interest, including profiling. You also have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes. This right is absolute - we will always comply with it.
7.3. Right to access: You have the right to obtain confirmation from us as to whether or not we are processing your personal data, to obtain access to that personal data and how and why it is being processed, as well as to receive a copy of that data.
7.4. Right to rectification: You have the right to obtain a correction of your personal data or to request that we complete your personal data if you notice that we are processing incorrect or incomplete data about you.
7.5. Right to erasure: You have the right to obtain data erasure in certain specific cases.
7.6. Right to restriction: You have the right to have the processing of your personal data restricted in certain specific cases.
7.7. Right to data portability: You have the right to obtain the personal data you have provided us with in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable form, and to transfer that personal data (or have it transferred) to another controller.
7.8. You may exercise the above rights by sending an e-mail to email@example.com or in the case of the right to object to direct marketing also via the opt-out link included in our marketing e-mails. The exercise of these rights is in principle free of charge. Only in case of unreasonable or repeated requests may we charge a reasonable administrative fee. We always try to answer your requests or questions as quickly as possible. It is possible that we will first ask you for proof of identity in order to verify your identity.
7.9. For further information and advice on the above rights, please visit the Website of the Data Protection Authority: www.gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit.be. In addition to the above rights, you also have the right at any time to lodge a complaint with the Data Protection Authority in connection with the processing of your personal data by us. You can contact the authority at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at the following address:
8. REFERENCES TO OTHER WEBSITES
8.2. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites.
Galileilaan 18, bus 6
2845 Niel, Belgium.