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Privacy Policy

Effective Date: 10 January 2022

This Privacy Policy governs the online information collection practices of Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense and (“we” or “us” or “our”). Specifically, it outlines the types of information that we gather about you while you are using the Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, website (the “Site”), and ways in which we use this information. This Privacy Policy, including our children’s privacy statement, does not apply to any information you may provide to us or that we may collect offline and/or through other means (i.e. (example(s)) telephone, hard copy mail, or on-site live events).  By visiting and using the Site, you agree that your use of our Site, and any dispute over privacy, is governed by this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.

Because the Web is ever changing, we may need to change our Privacy Policy in the future.  We will post the changes to our Privacy Policy on this website and update the Effective Date of the policy reflecting the date of change.  By your continual use of the Site after we post changes, you accept the Privacy Policy as modified.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. We use cookies to help us identify and track visitors, their usage of our website(s), and their website access preferences.  Visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using our website(s), with the drawback that certain features of our website(s) may not function properly without the aid of cookies.  Sponsors and advertisers may also use cookies within their advertisements; we are unable to control their use of cookies or how they manage the information they gather.

Purpose Limitation

Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, will collect, use or disclose data supplied by you online only for the purposes disclosed to you, unless the disclosure (1) is a use of the personal data for any additional purpose that is directly related to the original purpose for which the personal data was collected; (2) is necessary to prepare, negotiate and perform a contract with you; (3) is required by law or the competent governmental or judicial authorities; (4) is necessary to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense; or (5) is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, such as attacks on Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense,

Third Party Websites

Some of our third-party advertisers and ad servers that place and present advertising on the Site also may collect information from you via cookies, web beacons or similar technologies. These third-party advertisers and ad servers may use the information they collect to help present their advertisements, to help measure and research the advertisements’ effectiveness, or for other purposes. The use and collection of your information by these third-party advertisers and ad servers is governed by the relevant third-party’s privacy policy and is not covered by our Privacy Policy. Indeed, the privacy policies of these third-party advertisers and ad servers may be different from ours. If you have any concerns about a third party’s use of cookies or web beacons or use of your information, you should visit that party’s website and review its privacy policy.

Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, may contain links to other web sites. We encourage you to visit those web sites to learn more about their online privacy as they may differ from this privacy policy. Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, does not control the privacy policies of our advertisers, sponsors, or other sites to which we may provide hyperlinks.


The Website contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices, the terms and conditions of use, or any of the content of such websites. The linked sites may collect personal information from you that are not subject to our control. The data collection practices of linked sites will be governed by that site’s privacy policy.

Security Features

Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, has implemented a number of security features to prevent the unauthorized release of or access to personally identifying information. Please be advised, however, that while we have endeavored to create a secure and reliable site for our users, perfect security is not yet available on the Internet and the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from us via our sites or e-mail cannot be 100% guaranteed. Accordingly, we are not responsible for the security of information transmitted via the Internet. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our system. Only authorized personnel have access to any stored personally identifying information which Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, may collect from its users.

Public Forums

Please be advised that, whenever you voluntarily post information to any Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, community page or any other public forums, such information can and may be accessed by the public. This means that any person or entity with access to such information can potentially use it for any purpose, including sending unsolicited communications.

Updating Personal Information

If you would like to correct and/or update your personally identifying information or other information that you have supplied, please contact us here. Once we have updated your information, we will send a return e-mail indicating that the requested changes have been made.

Children’s Privacy

It is important to us that we do our part to protect the privacy of children. For this reason, Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, does not intentionally collect or maintain information through our web sites from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our web site is designed to target or attract anyone under 13.

Business Transfers

If Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense,, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that we go out of business or enter bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Stemar Media Group, LLC., Global Biodefense, may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.