Tricida U.S. Privacy Policy

Privacy Shield Framework

Tricida has self-certified to the EU-US and Swiss-US Privacy Shield program, which you can read about here.

Effective Date: June 27, 2018

Tricida, Inc. (“Tricida”), is a pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of its drug candidate, TRC101, a non-absorbed, orally-administered polymer designed to treat metabolic acidosis in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD).

At Tricida, we respect your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes our current policies and practices regarding the collection, use and sharing of personal information relating to your use of the www.tricida.com Website (the “Website”).

This Privacy Policy describes: how this information may be used by Tricida and third parties working on our behalf; your choices regarding the collection, use, and sharing of such information; and, the security measures that we have implemented to protect the information.

By using our Website, you agree to our practices concerning such information, including our use of cookies and other tracking technologies, as described in this Privacy Policy, which forms part of our Terms and Conditions of Use. To read our Terms and Conditions of Use, click here. If you do not agree to our Privacy Policy, please do not use this Website.

Personal information we collect

We collect information about you when you use the Website or communicate with Tricida online, such as to request information about the company or explore career opportunities at Tricida.

The types of information we collect include:

Analytics, Cookies and other online Tracking Technologies

Like most Websites, we and our service providers use cookies or other tracking technologies to collect certain information about your interaction with our Website. Such information, which is collected using various technologies, may include your Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, information about the services you use, other Websites you’ve visited and personal preferences, and other similar information. We may use and analyze this information to examine demographic and other trends, administer the Website, track aggregate usage of the Website, improve our Website content or performance, or for other business or marketing purposes. We may use third party service providers, such as Google Analytics, to assist us in collecting and analyzing data about interactions with our Website.

Some browsers may offer a “Do Not Track” feature. Because there is not yet a common understanding of how to interpret “Do Not Track” signals, the Website may not respond to “Do Not Track” signals, and your choices remain as described in this Privacy Policy. You may use your browser settings to block cookies. However, certain features on our Website may not function without enabled cookies.

Use of personal information

The primary purposes for collecting, using, and sharing personal information about you include: to provide you with information related to our company, research, products, therapies, and investment, to respond to your requests for information and employment inquiries, and to administer and enable your use of the site

Purposes for using your personal information may also include, but are not limited to:

Sharing personal information

We use third-party service providers to collect, store, or process your personal information and other information we collect on our site. We also may disclose information pursuant to a request from law enforcement or pursuant to other legal or regulatory process, or as otherwise required by law, or, in our sole discretion, to protect our rights, property or interests, including to enforce this Privacy Policy or our other Terms and Conditions of Service.

We may disclose your identity to any third party who claims that any content posted or uploaded by you to this site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, of their right to privacy or other legal rights. Information collected from this site may also be transferred in connection with a merger or other business combination or restructuring, bankruptcy, transfer of assets, or to our successors in interest.

Accessing your personal information used for direct marketing

California law permits Users who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Tricida does not share your personal information with any third parties for their own marketing purposes. For more information, please contact us at the email below with “California Shine the Light Privacy Request” in the subject line and your full name, email address, postal address and specific services you have used in the body of your email.

How we protect your information

While we use security measures to protect sensitive and personal information transmitted online, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Please use caution when submitting any personal or other sensitive information to us online.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We have the discretion to update this Privacy Policy at any time. When we do, we revise the updated date at the top of this page. We encourage you to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of this Website after the effective date of any modification to the Privacy Policy will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

Children’s information

Our Website and Service is not directed to children under the age of 13, and our Terms and Conditions of Use restrict use to individuals over the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect any information from children under 13.

Jurisdictional Limitation

Our Website is directed to residents of the United States. Residents of other countries should not use the site or submit their information via the site. All personal information collected through this site will be processed in the United States consistent with United States law, and if you submit information to us on the Site, you consent to the transfer and processing of your personal information in the United States.

Data Access and Quality

We strive to make the data collected via our Website accurate, current, and complete. If you have any questions or concerns about how we manage personal information we collect about you, or if you wish to see what personal information we have about you or want us to delete your data from the program, please contact us using the details below.

Contacting us, Disputes, Questions, or Concerns

If you have any questions about the collection and handling of information about you, this Privacy Policy or our therapies, please contact us at:
Tricida, Inc.
7000 Shoreline Court
Suite 201
South San Francisco, CA 94080,
or, info@tricida.com
or, (415) 429-7800.