Terms of use

Shionogi Limited Terms of Use

Welcome to the Shionogi Limited (“Shionogi”) web site (the “Site”). The information provided on this Site is for informational and/or educational purposes only. Before accessing or using the Site, please carefully read and review the Terms of Use set out below. These Terms of Use govern your use of the Site. By accessing or using the Site, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agreed to the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please discontinue use of the Site. We may update these Terms of Use from time to time without notice; please check these Terms of Use regularly as each update to the Terms of Use will be effective from the date of the change.

Use of website
The information provided on this Site is for informational and/or educational purposes only. Certain sections of the Site are intended for particular audiences, including Shionogi’s shareholders, members of the healthcare community, and the general public. Your access to and use of the information contained in the Site is subject to these Terms of Use. By accessing and using the Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms of Use. You agree not to use the Site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity. Shionogi will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

Shionogi will make reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Site, but makes no warranties or representations regarding its accuracy, timeliness or completeness. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions. You agree that access to and use of the Site and the content thereof is at your own risk. Shionogi disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Neither Shionogi nor any party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Site shall be liable for any damages, including without limitation, direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages, arising out of access to, use of or inability to use the Site, or any errors or omissions in the content thereof. This limitation includes damages related to any viruses that may infect your computer equipment.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Shionogi, its officers, directors, employees, agents, suppliers and third party partners from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation by you of these Terms of Use.

Shionogi respects the privacy of its web site users. Please refer to Shionogi’s Privacy Policy, which explains users’ rights and responsibilities with respect to information that is disclosed on the Site.

Non-Confidential Information
Subject to any applicable terms and conditions set forth in Shionogi’s Privacy Policy, any communication or other material that you send to us through the Internet or post on a Shionogi web site, such as any questions, comments, or suggestions, is and will be deemed to be non-confidential and Shionogi shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information. Shionogi shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such communication for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products.

Third Party web sites and Links
The Site may contain links or references to other web sites maintained by third parties over which Shionogi has no control. Similarly, the Site may be accessed via third party links or web sites over which Shionogi has no control. Shionogi makes no warranties or representations of any kind as to the timelines, accuracy or completeness of information contained in such web sites, and shall have no liability for any damages or injuries arising from such content or information. Inclusion of a third party link does not imply an endorsement or recommendation by Shionogi. When you leave the Site and access the website of a third party, your use of that third party’s website will be subject to the applicable terms of use on that third party’s website.

Medical Information
The Site may contain information relating to various medical conditions and treatments. Such information is provided for informational purposes only, and is not meant to be a substitute for advice provided by a doctor or other qualified health care professional. Patients should not use the information contained herein to diagnose a health problem or condition. Patients should always consult with a doctor or other health care professional for medical advice.

Forward Looking Statements
The Site contains forward-looking statements about Shionogi’s financial and operating performance, business plans and prospects, in-line products and products in development that involve substantial risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from the expectations and projections set forth in those statements. A discussion of these and other risks can be found in Shionogi’s most recent Annual Report. Shionogi assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information or future events or developments.

All product names, whether or not appearing with the trademark symbol, are the registered or unregistered trademarks of Shionogi, its affiliates, related companies or its licensors or joint venture partners, unless otherwise noted. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any other materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of law and/or regulation. Shionogi has and will continue to actively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.

The contents of the Site are subject to copyright protection. All rights to the contents of Shionogi web sites are reserved to Shionogi and its licensors and such content may not be copied other than for non-commercial individual reference and may only be used, subject to the prior written consent of Shionogi or its licensors, if all copyright or other proprietary notices are retained, and thereafter may not be recopied, reproduced or otherwise redistributed. Except as expressly provided above, you may not otherwise copy, display, download, distribute, modify, reproduce, republish or retransmit any information, text or documents contained in the Site or any portion thereof in any electronic medium or in hard copy, or create any derivative work based on such images, text or documents, without the prior express written consent of Shionogi. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring on any person by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right to use any patent or trademark of Shionogi, or any third party.

Void Where Prohibited
The Site and its contents are intended for use and access by EU audiences only. The information on the Site may is intended to only be accessible by users inside the EU and the information pertaining to Shionogi products is intended only for use by EU residents. Other countries outside of the EU may have laws, regulatory requirements and medical practices that differ from those in the EU. Any information which is submitted to Shionogi by any user of the Site from outside of the EU shall remain subject to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. In respect of non-EU users of the Site, Shionogi’s obligations in relation to personal data shall only extend to compliance with its obligations under EU law and shall not extend to your local or national laws. Subject to Shionogi’s compliance with the Privacy Policy, all information submitted by users from outside the EU is submitted at the user’s risk. The Site links to other sites produced by Shionogi’s various operating divisions, some of which are outside the EU. Those sites may have information that is appropriate only to that particular originating country. Shionogi reserves the right to limit provision of its products or services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction and/or to limit the quantities or any products or services we provide. Any offer for any product or service made on the Site is void where prohibited.

Governing Laws
These Terms of Use and your use of the Site shall be governed by the laws of the England without regard to its conflicts of laws principles. Any legal action or proceeding related to the Site shall be brought exclusively in the courts of England.

If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, then such provision shall be deemed severable without affecting the enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Contact Us
If you have any comments or questions in relation to these Terms of Use, please contact us at Shionogi Limited, 33 Kingsway, London WC2B 6UF and admineurope@shionogi.eu.