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This data protection information is available in English.

1.Subject of this data protection information

We are pleased about your interest in our internet presence and our offers on these web pages. The protection of your personal data (hereinafter referred to as "data") is of great and very important concern to us. In the following we would therefore like to inform you in detail about which data is collected during your visit to our website and the use of our offers there and how this data is processed by us. Furthermore, we would like to inform you about the rights you are entitled to and the technical and organizational protective measures we have taken with regard to the processing of your data.

2.Name and address of the data controller and service provider

The responsible person with regards to GDPR and at the same time service provider is Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. (hereinafter also referred to briefly as "Daiichi Sankyo" or "we"), 3-5-1, Nihonbashi-honcho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-8426, Japan , see also our imprint.

If you have any questions or comments about this data protection information or data protection in general regarding the Daiichi Sankyo corporate website, please contact Daiichi Sankyo as follows:

Public Relations Group

Corporate Communications Department

Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.

corp_consent@daiichisankyo.co.jp

3.Collection and use of your data

The extent, type and use of your data will differ depending on whether you visit our website only to access information, or use services offered by us.

・Informational use

For the informational use of our website it is generally not necessary for you to provide personal data.

Rather, in this case we collect and use only those of your data that your Internet browser automatically transmits to us. These are in particular the following:

- Date and time of access to one of our Internet pages

- Your browser type

- the last page you visited

- the transferred data volume and the access status (file transferred, file not found, etc.) as well as

- Your IP address.

The data is stored in log files on the server for 53 days. Except for the IP address, we only process this data in non-personal form during an informational visit. This is done in order to enable you to access and use the website and to be able to check whether our websites are optimally displayed to you. The processing is carried out on the legal basis of Art. 6 -1-(f) GDPR and in our interest in order to be able to display our website to you reliably and as trouble-free as possible. The data arising during the informational use including your IP address are stored in order to ensure the operation of the website and to be able to react to problems. A personal evaluation of the data does not take place. Only statistical evaluations of the use of the website are made, as described further below in this data protection information.

4.Use of Cookies

a. Which cookies do we use?

We use the technology of cookies for our Internet presence on the legal basis of Art.6-1-(a) GDPR. Cookies are small text files that are sent from our web server to your browser during your visit to our website and are stored on your computer, tablet computer or smartphone for later retrieval.


We use the following cookies for Google Analytics (see below in detail):

- [_ga] Function: This cookie is part of Google Analytics and is used for statistical analysis of user behavior on our websites. It contains an individual Google Analytics identification number and is stored for 2 years. The cookie is a so-called first-party cookie which is controlled from our website.

- [_gid] Function: This cookie is part of Google Analytics and is used for statistical analysis of user behavior on our websites. It contains an individual Google Analytics identification number and is stored for 24 hours. The cookie is a so-called first-party cookie which is controlled from our website.


b. Disabling cookies

Whether cookies can be set and retrieved can be determined by the settings in your browser. For example, you can completely deactivate the storage of cookies in your browser, limit it to certain websites or configure your browser so that it automatically informs you as soon as a cookie is to be set and asks you for feedback. You can block or delete individual cookies. For technical reasons, however, this can lead to some functions of our Internet presence being impaired and no longer functioning completely.

5. Use of Google Analytics

It is important for us to design our Internet pages as optimally as possible and thus to make them attractive for our visitors. To do this, we need to know which parts of it reach our visitors and how.


This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). Google Analytics also uses cookies, which are text files placed on your device, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your usage of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. IP anonymization has been activated on our website so that Google will reduce your IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On our behalf, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide us as website operator with other services relating to website usage and internet usage.

The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data. You may 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.

You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link:http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

You can find Google's privacy policy here: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en.

You can find Google Analytics’ Terms of Service here: https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html.

Google has a so-called EU-U.S. Privacy Shield certification. The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement is a data protection agreement designed to ensure an adequate level of data protection for data transfers to certified U.S. companies. The EU Commission has established the adequacy of the guaranteed data protection level according to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement by decision of 12.07.2016 (Az. C(2016) 4176).

The decision of the EU Commission can be viewed here: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/DE/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2016.207.01.0001.01.DEU.

The current status of Google's certification according to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement can be found here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt00000000001L5AAI.

The processing of your data is carried out on the legal basis of Art. 6-1-(f) GDPR (weighing of interests) and in our interest in order to be able to evaluate how our website is used and to adapt and optimize our website on the basis of the results.

Your Google Analytics data will be deleted after 18 months.

6.Google Maps

We also use Google Maps content on our website to display environmental maps.

By visiting our website, Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google") receives the information that you have called up the corresponding page of our website.

In addition, the data referred to in Section 3 of this declaration will be transmitted. This happens regardless of whether you are logged into a Google user account or whether no user account exists. If you are logged into a Google Account, this information will be directly associated with your account. If you do not wish to be associated with your profile, you must first log out of your Google Account.

Google has a so-called EU-U.S. Privacy Shield certification. The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement is a data protection agreement designed to ensure an adequate level of data protection for data transfers to certified U.S. companies. The EU Commission has established the adequacy of the guaranteed data protection level according to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement by decision of 12.07.2016 (Az. C(2016) 4176).

The decision of the EU Commission can be viewed here: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/DE/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2016.207.01.0001.01.DEU.

The current status of Google's certification according to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement can be found here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt00000000001L5AAI.

For more information on the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by Google, please see Google's privacy policy: www.google.com/intl/de_en/policies/privacy/. They will also provide you with further information about your rights in this regard and setting options to protect your privacy.

The processing of your data is carried out on the legal basis of Art. 6-1-(f) GDPR (weighing of interests).

7.YouTube Videos

We use videos and plug-ins from YouTube on our website. YouTube is a service provided by YouTube LLC (901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA; "YouTube"). YouTube LLC is a subsidiary of Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google).

We use the so-called "extended data protection mode" of YouTube. This means that when you visit our website, only a picture (so-called "thumbnail") of the embedded video is called up by YouTube or Google and only the data mentioned in Section 3 of this declaration are transmitted to YouTube or Google.

Only when you call up the video with a click, further data is transmitted to YouTube or Google and cookies are set by these third-party providers. If you are logged in to a YouTube or Google account, additional data can be assigned directly to your account via the video call, depending on your account settings. If you do not wish to be associated with your profile, you must first log out of your YouTube or Google account.

Google has a so-called EU-U.S. Privacy Shield certification, which according to this certification includes the wholly-owned subsidiaries of Google LLC in the USA and thus currently also includes YouTube. The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement is a data protection agreement designed to ensure an adequate level of data protection for data transfers to certified U.S. companies. The EU Commission has established the adequacy of the guaranteed data protection level according to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement by decision of 12.07.2016 (Az. C(2016) 4176).

The decision of the EU Commission can be viewed here: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/DE/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2016.207.01.0001.01.DEU.

The current status of Google's certification according to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement can be found here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt00000000001L5AAI.

For more information on the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by YouTube and Google, please see Google's privacy policy: www.google.com/intl/de_en/policies/privacy/. They will also provide you with further information about your rights in this regard and setting options to protect your privacy.

The processing of your data is carried out on the legal basis of Art. 6-1-(f) GDPR (weighing of interests)

8.Involvement of service providers and transfer of data to a third country or third parties

Your data will be passed on to technical service providers supporting us (e.g. website hosting and support) for the provision of this website and for the aforementioned purposes, which we have of course carefully selected and commissioned in writing.

These service providers are bound by our instructions and are regularly checked by us.

In addition, your personal data will be transferred to Japan upon your visit to our website. Japan will accept adequacy decision regarding the protection of personal data from the European Commission by the end of 2018 and we manage personal data with which we are entrusted through the appropriate implementation of security measures, such as access identification and authentication, restrictions on access, authority management, record-keeping, protection against illegal software, virus or cyberattack, and safe procedures for transferring and transmitting data.

Otherwise, your data will only be passed on to other third parties if expressly stated in this data protection declaration or if we are legally obliged to do so.

9.Referral to external websites and services

We have integrated various third-party services into our websites. In these cases you technically leave our websites and enter the websites of the respective third party provider. In such cases, the respective third party provider alone is responsible for the processing of any personal data. If you have any questions in such cases, please contact the third party provider directly. As far as we refer you by link to the websites of third parties, this also applies. We use such links, for example, on the various social networks; we do not use so-called social media plug-ins for data protection reasons.

In both cases we would like to point out that a certain area of our website is offered by a third party or is passed on to such a third party.

10.Your rights

You have the right to request confirmation from us whether personal data relating to you is processed; if this is the case, you have a right of access to this personal data and the information specified in Art. 15 GDPR.

You have the right to request us to correct any incorrect personal data concerning you and, if necessary, to complete incomplete personal data without delay (Art. 16 GDPR).

You have the right to request us to delete personal data relating to you immediately if one of the reasons listed in Art. 17 GDPR applies in detail, e.g. if the data is no longer required for the purposes pursued (right of deletion).

You have the right to request us to restrict processing if one of the conditions listed in Art. 18 GDPR is met, e.g. if you have filed an objection to the processing, for the duration of our examination.

You have the right to object at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation to the processing of personal data concerning you, which is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 e) or f) GDPR. We will then no longer process the personal data unless we can prove compelling reasons worthy of protection for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims (Art. 21 GDPR).

You have the right to withdraw consent at any time without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal on the basis of Art. 13-2-(c) GDPR.

You have the right to receive from us the data concerning you that you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format. You can also transfer this data to other locations or have it transferred by us on the basis of Art. 20 GDPR (right to data transferability).

・Please contact us to exercise your rights:

Public Relations Group

Corporate Communications Department

Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.

corp_consent@daiichisankyo.co.jp

Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right of appeal to a supervisory authority if you believe that the processing of your personal data is contrary to the GDPR (Art. 77 GDPR).

11. Data security

We also use technical and organizational security measures to protect personal data that is collected, in particular against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or against the attack of unauthorized persons. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

When using our website, your personal data is encrypted using SSL/TLS technology to prevent access by unauthorized third parties.

(as of November 30, 2018)