Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is effective and applies to websites by The Patient Recruiting Agency, LLC (TPRA) also doing business as GoClinicalTrials, 6207 Bee Caves Road, Suite 310, Austin, Texas 78746 USA (TPRA).

This policy has sections that apply to users of all websites and sections that apply only to residents of the European Union and United Kingdom.

TPRA complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the European Union to the United States. (Your organization name) has certified to the U.S. Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles. If there is any conflict between the terms in this privacy policy and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall govern. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification, please visit https://www.privacyshield.gov

This policy provides information about the personal data processed by TPRA when you use one of its websites including its research study recruitment websites. For EU and UK residents, information about your rights with regard to the processing of this data is also provided.

By using this website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

PARTY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR DATA
The Patient Recruiting Agency, LLC, also doing business as GoClinicalTrials, 6207 Bee Caves Road, Suite 188, Austin, Texas 78746 USA (TPRA) is responsible (the "controller") of your data.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect the Personal Information, as defined below, that you provide to us.

Authorization: by providing your information to us, you authorize us to use the information as described below. We will not use your personal information for any purpose other than as described. This is considered an opt-in by you for us to use your information in this manner. If you do not wish for us to use your information in this manner, do not complete the registration form.

We also collect Non-Personal Information, as defined below, through the use of Cookies (as defined below) or Web Logs (as defined below) or IP Addresses (as defined below).

PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED AND DISCLOSED
If you provide it, we will collect your name, telephone/text number, your consent to receive text messages in connection with the purpose of this website, the best time to reach you, and your email address, in addition to any other information that you may provide. This information will be captured once you complete the registration fields and click submit.

We will provide this information, together with the research study for which you submitted the information, to the designated research clinic and to no other person or entity.


This information will be provided to the research study site identified in the website. We will keep your Personal Information in our system for a period of six months following de-activation of the website, at which time the Personal Information from all persons who have provided it will be deleted from our system.

The research study site identified in the website and to whom we will provide your information will use your information only in connection with its efforts to recruit participants for medical research studies and will not otherwise disclose your information.

We will not use your information for any other purpose and will not disclose your information to any other third party.


Information that users provide on this website is stored in the United States. Data is transmitted securely. We maintain technical, physical, and organizational procedures to safeguard the information we collect from our website against unauthorized or unlawful processing and/or against accidental loss, alteration, disclosure or access.

For EU and UK residents: We are collecting and using this information with your consent, which is authorized by Article 6(1)(a) of the GDPR. The transfer of your information to the designated research study site is called and onward transfer. We have responsibility for the processing of your information by the research study site in the manner disclosed above. We will remain liable for the processing of your information by the research study site consistent with the terms of this Privacy Policy, unless we prove that we are not responsible for the event giving rise to any damage.

NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect Non-Personal Information about your use of our website including:

The IP address of the computer or device used to visit our website;

The type of device, hostname, operating system and browser type used to access our website;

The URL of the page where you clicked the link that took you to our website (known as the referrer URL)

The date and time that you accessed our website.

Additional information about some of these items may be found below. This information is used to help make the website work properly and as intended and to make the service accessible. This information may also be used to inhibit abuse of the website and network security.

For EU and UK residents: The uses of this information as mentioned above in connection with the service provided by this website are legitimate interests and constitute the legal basis for processing this data under Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR.

COOKIES
We collect Non-Personal Information about your use of our Website through the use of Cookies. A Cookie is a small piece of information that our server or the server of the company providing an advertisement that lead you to our website sends to your web browser. Every computer that accesses the website is assigned a different Cookie. Cookies are capable of storing many types of data. Cookies may be used to help us analyze usage of the website and are used for companies that we use for advertising. Advertisers use Cookies as a part of their goal to make advertising more relevant to their users. Most browser software can be set to reject all Cookies. Note, however, that some portions of the website may not work properly if you reject Cookies.

This information is used to help make the website work properly and as intended and to make advertising more relevant to internet users.

For EU and UK residents: The uses of this information as mentioned above in connection with the service provided by this website are legitimate interests and constitute the legal basis for processing this data under Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR.

IP ADDRESSES
We may also receive IP addresses in the normal course of the operation of our website. An IP address is a number assigned to you by your Internet service provider so you can access the Internet. Although we do receive IP addresses, we do not disclose them to others or use them to identify users.

This information is used to help make the website work properly and as intended and to make the service accessible. This information may also be used to inhibit abuse of the website and network security.

For EU and UK residents: The uses of this information as mentioned above in connection with the service provided by this website are legitimate interests and constitute the legal basis for processing this data under Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR.

WEB LOGS
We use standard Web Logs that record basic data about your visit to the website, such as the date and time of the visit, the pages of the website viewed during the visit, and the domain name of your Internet Service Provider.

We do not normally seek to identify individuals from Web Logs. However, we may use Web Logs to identify an individual whom we suspect tried to damage the website or use it in an unauthorized way. We may share our Web Logs with law enforcement agencies if we believe there has been a violation of computer security or related laws.

This information is used to help make the website work properly and as intended and to make the service accessible. This information may also be used to inhibit abuse of the website and network security.

For EU and UK residents: The uses of this information as mentioned above in connection with the service provided by this website are legitimate interests and constitute the legal basis for processing this data under Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS
The websites uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google") which uses cookies to help the web team analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google under their privacy policies. To learn how Google uses data when you use our site please go to this link:
www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/

You may opt-out of Google's use of cookies by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page, downloading and installing the browser plug-in which is available at:
https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

You may also refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of your information by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

This information is used to help make the website work properly and as intended and to make the service accessible. This information is also used to assist with making advertising more effective.

Express consent to the use of cookies is managed on websites intended for residents of the EU and UK.

For EU and UK residents: The uses of this information as mentioned above in connection with the service provided by this website are legitimate interests and constitute the legal basis for processing this data under Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR.

CHILDREN
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. Neither The Patient Recruiting agency, LLC nor GoClinicalTrials, nor any of its services, are designed or intended to attract children under the age of 18. We do not collect Personally Identifiable Information from any person we actually know is under the age of 18.

DATA SECURITY
We maintain technical, physical, and organizational procedures to safeguard the information we collect from our website against unauthorized or unlawful processing and/or against accidental loss, alteration, disclosure or access. All servers and data are located in the United States.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The website may contain links to other websites. Please keep in mind when you access websites operated by other parties, whether through links on our website or otherwise, that we do not control what happens on those websites. You should always check the privacy policy of the website you are visiting in order to be sure you know how the operator of that website will collect information from you and what the operator of that website will do with the information.

CHANGE NOTIFICATION
As privacy laws and regulations evolve, it may be necessary to revise or update our Privacy Policy without notice. You can determine if this Privacy Policy has been revised since your last visit by referring to the "last updated" legend at the bottom of this page. Your use of our website constitutes your acceptance of the terms of the revised Privacy Policy, and you should therefore review the Privacy Policy regularly to ensure that you are aware of its terms. Please print, save, and retain a copy of the Privacy Policy (and of any revised version) for your records.

PRIVACY CONTACT INFORMATION: Questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy or our practices should be submitted to:

GoClinicalTrials
Privacy Officer
6207 Bee Cave Road
Suite 310
Austin, Texas 78746
United States of America
privacy@tprausa.com


DISPUTE RESOLUTION UNDER THE GDPR:
If you have a dispute under the GDPR or UK privacy laws, please contact us so that we may resolve it. We will respond to your complaint within 45 days. Under certain conditions, more fully described on the Privacy Shield website, you may invoke binding arbitration when other dispute resolution procedures have been exhausted. You may learn more by clicking this link: https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=How-to-Submit-a-Complaint. We have designated the American Arbitration Association (AAA) as our arbiter. You may learn more and file a complaint by going here: http://go.adr.org/privacyshield.html

You are also notified that we are subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).


FOR RESIDENTS OF THE EU AND UK: HOW TO ACCESS AND/OR UPDATE INFORMATION AND HOW TO LIMIT THE DISCLOSURE AND USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
If you are a resident of the EU or UK, you have the right to request from us the data that we have collected about you. If you would like information about what data about you has been stored, please contact our Privacy Officer via the details above.

If an individual cannot update his or her own information, we will correct any errors in the data we hold about an individual within 7 days of receiving notice from them about those errors.

It is an individual's responsibility to provide us with accurate and truthful data. We cannot be liable for any information that is provided to us that is incorrect.

You may limit the disclosure of information contained in a form on a website by not completing the form and by not submitting the form. You may limit the information obtained via cookies by not consenting to the use of cookies. Websites designed for residents of the EU and UK will only collect information through the use of cookies after consent is obtained. By default, then, no information is obtained except as may be allowed by law, such as cookies essential for the website to function.


RESERVATION OF RIGHTS:
We reserve the right to share an individual's information as required by law or to duly authorized information requests of government authorities.

This privacy policy was last updated on March 1, 2021.