Scope of Privacy Statement
www.genericbid.com (the “Web Domain”, “Website”, “website” or “Site”)
is owned and operated by Auburn Pharmaceutical Company, a Michigan corporation doing business as GenericBid.Com
(the “Site Owner”, the “Company”, “our”, “us” or “we”). The terms and conditions of this notice (this
including all tools, applications (including mobile applications), platforms, services, domains, blogs,
discussion groups, forums or community pages on or linked from or referenced in the Web Domain (collectively,
consent to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in
Commitment to Privacy
The Company has a strong commitment to providing information tailored to your individual needs while
providing excellent service to all of our visitors and customers, including respecting concerns about
as they existed on the updated date of this Statement shown above. We understand that you may have questions
about whether and how we collect and use information. This Statement details the steps we take to respect
your privacy concerns. If, after reviewing this Statement, you have any questions or privacy concerns,
please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or a letter to:
Privacy - Administrative Department
2354 Bellingham Drive
Troy, MI 48083
Collection of Your Information
Personal Information. We do not collect personal information (such as names,
addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, or financial account information) from you when you browse
the Services, unless you have specifically and knowingly provided us with personal information, e.g.,
by registering to create an account, entering the bidding process, completing online forms, or entering
into a transaction with us. We use this information to provide the Services and as discussed in this
Automatically-Collected Information. We may automatically collect information
about the computer or devices (including mobile devices) you use to access the Services. For example,
we may collect and store information such as your browser type, IP address, language, operating system,
location of your wireless device (e.g., latitude and longitude), the state or country from which you
accessed the Services, unique device identifier (e.g., a UDID or IDFA on Apple devices like the iPhone,
iPad and iTouch), the pages you view, the services you use, the date and time of your visit, the websites
you visited immediately before and after visiting our websites, error logs, and other hardware and software
information. We may use third party analytics providers and technologies, including cookies and similar
tools, to assist in collecting this information. We may use this information to formulate statistical
models about use of the Services, enhance the Services for our users, and provide you with tailored
content and advertising.
To disable the collection of location information, please refer to the privacy settings of your device
tools, such as web beacons and web pixels. “Cookies” are small files that a website stores on a user’s
A majority of cookies we use are “session” cookies, meaning that they are automatically deleted from
your hard drive after you close your browser at the end of your session. Session cookies are used to
optimize performance of the Services and to limit the amount of redundant data that is downloaded during
a single session. We also use “persistent” cookies, which remain on your computer or device unless deleted
by you (or by your browser settings). We use persistent cookies for statistical analysis of performance
any personal information about you apart from what you voluntarily provide us. Most web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you may set your browser to block cookies; please consult the instructions for your
particular browser on how to do this. Please note that if you decide to block cookies, this may interfere
with your ability to perform certain transactions, use certain functionality, and access certain content
on the Services.
User-Initiated Communication. From time to time, portions of the Services
may enable you to send emails and other types of messages to us. All such emails or messages become
our property once you submit them. Whenever you choose to initiate these kinds of communication with
us, you may be contacted in return.
Use of Your Information
We will use your information for the purpose for which you provided it, and we may also use your information
for a number of purposes such as to:
- Create and maintain your account or registration information;
- Enhance the user experience;
- Perform research and analytics;
- Customize and personalize the content and advertising that you see on the Services;
- Respond to and fulfill your requests for Services (including qualification to make bids);
- Determine your eligibility for certain auctions or Services;
- Send you information about topics that may be of interest to you; and
- Send you communications related to your account and to alert you to the latest developments and features
of the Services.
The Services may include ad technology which enables customized ads to be displayed to you through the
Disclosure of Your Information
We may share your information in the following ways:
- We may make information collected through the Services available to subsidiaries and affiliated companies
that are under our common ownership or control.
- If you download information on assets listed on our Services or place a bid on a particular asset,
the seller and its affiliates and representatives are given access to your information.
- We may share information about our visitors, customers, or former customers with the following types
of companies that perform Services on our behalf or with whom we have joint marketing agreements:
- Non-financial companies such as envelope stuffers, fulfillment service providers, payment processors,
data processors, customer/support services, etc.
- Financial service providers such as companies engaged in banking, mortgage lending, consumer finance,
securities, and insurance.
- We may share your information with any person or entity where we believe in good faith that such disclosure
is necessary to: (a) comply with the law or in response to a subpoena, court order, government request,
or other legal process; (b) produce relevant documents or information in connection with litigation,
arbitration, mediation, adjudication, government or internal investigations, or other legal or administrative
proceedings; (c) protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of the Company or others; (d) enforce
(f) provide you with special offers or promotions from us; (g) allow another company that acquires the
Company or some or all of its assets to continue to serve you; or (h) operate the Company's systems
- We may share your information with any person or entity when we have your consent.
- We may use and share non-personal information about you or use of the Services, including any de-identified
and aggregated data with third parties without limitation.
Opting Out of Emails
To receive email newsletters and other promotional email communications, users must voluntarily sign
up on the Website either by creating a profile or by choosing newsletter preferences. Users may also
sign up at trade shows or through our account managers. From time to time we may send you email notices
or news updates alerting you to new features, products, promotions, or services pertaining to GenericBid.com
offerings. If you no longer wish to receive promotional materials from us, you may opt out of receiving
these communications by choosing an “Unsubscribe” option available as a link in every email or by contacting
us at email@example.com We will gladly
comply with all requests for removal. Certain transactional emails such as confirmations of bidder registration
are not included in emails that one can opt out of by changing the email options on the Website in their
Account Preferences. Transactional emails can be recognized by a lack of an “Unsubscribe” link in the
If you do not want us to share your personal information with third parties for their own marketing
purposes, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that these opt-out processes may take some time to complete, consistent with applicable
law. Therefore, you may continue to receive emails after you have exercised your opt out preference.
Security and Account Protection
We have implemented commercially reasonable physical, administrative, technical, and electronic security
measures to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of your personal information. Despite our
best efforts, however, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We appreciate your help in
safeguarding the integrity of your own and others’ privacy. We encourage you to let us know immediately
if you suspect that any personal information you shared with us is being used contrary to this Privacy
We use commercially reasonable precautions to protect your submitted personally identifiable information
and to store it securely. While we follow reasonable precautions, such precautions are not foolproof
or infallible. Your personally identifiable information may be subject to interception or loss, whether
due to wrongdoing, human error or acts of nature. The Website uses third party servers, browsers and
software to transport, transfer and display data and communications. We disclaim on our own behalf
and on behalf of all third party service providers any liability (including, without limitation, for
lost profits, loss of data, loss of goodwill, loss of time, loss of opportunity and other consequential,
incidental and/or punitive damages) on account of any interception (or “hacking”) of any data transmitted
by or to you, whether caused by communication line failures, systems failures, human error, malicious
software (including, without limitation, a virus, worm, Trojan horse, malware, spyware, phishing or
replicating program, or lockout or expiration code) or other causes, whether within or outside the control
of the Site Owner.
We do not knowingly market to or collect any personal information from persons under the age of 18.
If a parent or guardian believes that we have in our database the personal information of a child or
teen under the age of 18 please contact us immediately at
email@example.com and we will promptly remove such information from our records.
In accordance with 47 U.S.C. Section 230(d), as amended, the Site Owner notifies you that parental control
protections (such as computer hardware, software, or filtering services) are commercially available
that may assist you in limiting access to content that is harmful to minors.
current providers of such protections is available at http://www.netparents.org/parentstips/browsers.html,
Site Owner will not provide any personally identifiable information concerning users it knows to be
under the age of 13, regardless of its source, to any third party for any purpose whatsoever. Users
under the age of 13 should not participate in contests or promotional opportunities, bid, sign up to
receive our newsletters, make entries or submit or post any other information to the Site. Users between
the ages of 13 and 18 should not participate in contests or promotional opportunities, bid, sign up
to receive our newsletters, make entries or submit or post any other information to the Site, without
the consent of a parent or legal guardian.
Accessing, Reviewing, and Changing Personal Information
We will take reasonable steps to seek to assure that the information and data within the Services is
complete and accurate. If your personal information changes, is inaccurate, or if you no longer wish
to use the Services, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
to correct or update the information.
Third Party Links and Services
Our Services may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or
content of such other websites, even if these other websites use or incorporate our logos or content
and link back to our Site. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our Website and to read
the privacy statements of each such other website. Please understand that these other websites may
Your decision to link to these other websites is voluntary on your part; we do not review or otherwise
check for the accuracy, value or completeness of, nor do we endorse, warrant (whether express or implied)
or recommend, any content, features, products, services or practices of these other websites.
Amendments to Privacy Statement
We may amend this Privacy Statement at any time by posting the amended terms on the Services. Any changes
to this Statement will become effective upon posting. Your continued use of the Services following these
changes means that you accept such revisions. You agree to review this Privacy Statement periodically
to check for any such changes. This Privacy Statement may not be modified or amended orally or by contrary
course of conduct or usage of trade. If any provision of this Privacy Statement is held to be invalid
or unenforceable, the invalid or unenforceable provision will be severed from this Privacy Statement
and the remainder of this Privacy Statement will remain in full force and effect.
Should you have any questions about this Privacy Statement, contact us by sending an email to
email@example.com. Please provide your name, mailing address, telephone number and
email address so we can service you more quickly. You can also call us at (800) 222-5609
(ext. 442) or write to us at: GenericBid, 2354 Bellingham Drive, Troy, MI 48083
We may record the conversations our agents or employees have with you. We do this from time to time
to monitor the quality of service and accuracy of information our agents and employees give to you and
to ensure that your instructions are followed. No agent or employee of the Company is authorized to
waive any provisions of our Company policies and procedures.