Terms of Use

Welcome to the Helsinn Integrative Care Division web site, operated by Helsinn Healthcare S.A. (“Helsinn”), Helsinn can be contacted at P.O. Box 357, 6915 Lugano/Pambio-Noranco, Switzerland. The terms "we" and "us" mean Helsinn.

Acceptance of agreement

Your access to and use of this web site (the “Site”) is subject to the following terms and conditions and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing the Site, you accept and agree to, without limitation or qualification, the terms and conditions and acknowledge that any other agreements between you and Helsinn are superseded and of no force or effect with respect to your access and use of the Site.

I. No Warranty or Liability

While Helsinn makes all reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information, we make no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on this web site and disclaim any liability for the use of this web site or its content.  Helsinn reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to the information provided in this web site, and to the products and programs described in such information, at any time without notice.  All users agree that all access and use of this web site and of any site linked to from this web site and the content thereof is at their own risk.  Helsinn also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in this web site or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from this web site.  Neither Helsinn nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering this web site or on any Site linked to from this web site shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access, use, or inability to use this web site or any Site linked to from this web site, or any errors or omissions in the content thereof.
The above may not apply in jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties.

II. Use of the Web Site

A. Privacy
Please review the Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to this web site, to understand our information practices.  

B. User Conduct
If you use this web site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer.  You hereby agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account and password.  
C. Information Submitted by Users
Subject to any applicable terms and the conditions set forth in the Privacy Policy, any communication or other material that you provide to us through a Helsinn web site, electronic mail, or otherwise, such as any questions, comments, or suggestions shall be deemed confidential and use thereof will be ruled by the applicable agreements existing between you and Helsinn. Helsinn is free to use, without any compensation to you, any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to its web sites for any purpose, including (but not limited to) developing, manufacturing, and marketing products or services using such information.

III. Web Site Content

A. Availability of Products and Services
This web site is intended for an international audience and refers to products and/or services that are generally available in various countries.  However, certain products and/or services may not be available or approved in your country.  Nonetheless, reference to any such products or services in this web site does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available at any time in your particular location. Helsinn does not assume any responsibility for your access to products and/or services that should not be accessible in your country.   Nor does Helsinn accept responsibility for compliance with any legal process, regulation, registration, or usage in your country of origin for such products and/or services or this web site.  

IV. Limitation of liability

Your use of and browsing of the Site are at your risk. Neither Helsinn nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the Site. Helsinn assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access, use of or browsing in the Site or your downloading of any materials, data, text, or images from the Site.

V. Third Party Web Sites and Links

Links to third party pages are provided for convenience only.  Helsinn does not express any opinion on, and is not responsible for, the content of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this web site and expressly disclaims any liability for all third party information and the use of it. Once you link to another site, please be sure to review the legal notice and privacy policy of the new site. It may be different from those governing the Site.

VI. Intellectual Property

A. Trademark
Helsinn's logo, trademarks and other marks that appear throughout this web site belong to Helsinn, its affiliates, content suppliers, vendors, and/or business partners, and are protected by Swiss and international trademark laws.  You are prohibited from using any of the marks appearing throughout this web site without express prior written consent from the respective trademark owner except as may be permitted by applicable laws.

B. Copyright
All content on this web site, including (but not limited to) text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio, and video content, digital downloads, data compilations, and software is the property of Helsinn, its affiliates, content suppliers, vendors, and/or business partners and protected by Swiss and international copyright laws unless otherwise noted.

VII. Confidentiality and Non-Use

Some information contained in certain documents of this web site are strictly confidential and for internal use only. Neither Helsinn nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering this information shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access, use or inability to use the document(s) containing this information , or any errors or omissions in the content thereof. If you use these document(s), you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality thereof and for restricting access. This confidentiality and non-use responsibilities assumed by you shall remain in full force and effect until the confidential content of the document(s) becomes publicly known otherwise as a result of a breach by you of said commitments.

Miscellaneous

A. Revisions
Helsinn may at any time revise these Terms of Use at its discretion and without prior notification by updating this posting.  Since you are bound by these Terms of Use, you should periodically visit this web page to review the then current Terms of Use.

B. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms of Use, their interpretation, validity and any dispute arising out of or relating to such Terms of Use are to be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of Switzerland without reference to its conflict of law rules.
Any dispute, action, suit or legal proceedings, -including interim proceedings- aring out of or relating to this privacy policy and this website shall be exclusively  – brought by you before the ordinary competent Courts of Lugano, Switzerland. Helsinn  and /or its affiliates shall be free to bring any dispute, suit or legal proceedings –including interim proceedings--arising out of or relating to this Privacy Policy and this website before the ordinary competent Courts of Lugano, Switzerland and/or before any other competent jurisdiction.

C. Severability
If any of these terms shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining term.