This site is not intended for children under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from this age group without the explicit consent of a parent or guardian.
We've secured the website using standard best practices for secure online data and are housing the site in facilities that are strictly controlled by professional security staff, using video surveillance, intrusion detection systems, and other electronic means.
We're going to be collecting information about visitors to the website and analyzing that information in order to enhance website performance.
No personally identifiable information (i.e. name, address, telephone number, email) will be collected unless it is voluntarily submitted to us via a comment. You should not publish any identifiable information as related to disease states or use of regulated products. Because Lilly and its affiliates operate in highly regulated industries, comments pertaining to disease states, ongoing legal matters or regulated content will not be posted publicly.
If personally identifiable information is posted, it will only be used as follows:
The information we collect may include your IP Address (a number used to identify your computer on the Internet) and other information gathered through our weblogs, cookies or by other means. Additionally we may make use of "cookies" in the collection of information you provide us, or when your web browser accesses information on this web site.
We may share your personal information with our agents, contractors or partners in connection with services that these individuals or entities perform for, or with, Lilly, such as sending email messages, managing data, hosting our databases, providing data processing services, or providing online consulting services. These agents, contractors or partners are restricted from using this data in any way other than to provide services for Lilly.
We retain the right to disclose collected information if required to do so by law or in exceptionally rare instances if acting on a good faith belief that such disclosure is necessary to protect national, state, or company security or to respond to an emergency situation.
We will use Google Analytics in order to examine visitor data.
Google Analytics will be used to track information on visitors to LillyPad for the purpose of website optimization and assessing whether key audiences are visiting the site.
Google Analytics anonymously tracks how visitors interact with a website, including where they came from and what they did on a site. Google Analytics collects the following types of information from users:
In addition, Google Analytics attempts to infer the following types of information about users and reports it to us in non-personally identifiable aggregate form:
This data DOES NOT include any personalized identification information such as:
This information is used to administer and update the website. LillyPad will be a more user-friendly site if we know which pages our users are visiting and how often. We will also assess whether the visitors to the site match the expected site demographics and determine how key audiences are navigating the content.
Google analytics offers an opt-out provision for website visitors who do not want their data to be collected. You can receive more information about this option here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
If you are concerned about the information you have provided to us or would like to review, update, or delete this information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make reasonable efforts to comply with your requests.
We advertise our website on Twitter and use Twitter products to direct relevant ads to those Twitter users that we think will be interested in our content, and to gather statistics about the performance of our ads. In particular, we use both the "Conversion Tracking" feature to measure how well individual ads succeed at introducing users to particular pages of our website and the "Tailored Audiences" feature to direct some of our ads to users who have interacted with specific pieces of our content. Twitter places restrictions on how we use these features, and we comply with their policies. Twitter offers its users privacy controls related to advertising.
We may update this policy from time to time. When we do, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the bottom of this policy. We will not make any materially different use of collected information without notifying site visitors.
Last updated: 2/27/2015