Last updated: 1 March 2019
This Website is owned and operated by Shionogi Limited (“Shionogi”, “we”, “our”, “us”). We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 07945432. Our registered office at is at 33 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6UF, United Kingdom. Our VAT number is 133923814. If you have any questions, comments or complaints about this Website, you may contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. PERMITTED USERS
This Website is intended to be used by healthcare professionals in the United Kingdom only (“you”, “your”). By using this Website, you certify that you have a license to operate as a healthcare professional in the United Kingdom. A “healthcare professional” refers to an individual who in the course of their professional activities may prescribe supply or administer a medicine or medical device.
This Website, and the information on it, is not intended for members of the public or patients and must not be accessed by them.
If you access the Website from outside the United Kingdom, you do so at your own risk and initiative and we do not represent that the information available on the Website is appropriate for use by healthcare professionals outside the United Kingdom. Other countries may have laws, regulatory requirements and healthcare practices that differ from those in the United Kingdom and you should check local medical resources for information appropriate to your country.
3. INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE
The information on this Website is for general information and educational purposes only.
We will make reasonable efforts to keep the information on the Website up to date, however some information may become out of date over time. We make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the information is accurate, reliable, complete or up to date and, to the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on the information on the Website by any visitor to the Website, or by anyone who might be informed by its content.
- Medicines, medical conditions and their treatment
The Website may contain information about medicines, medical conditions and their treatment. The information is provided for general information purposes only and is not intended to be used by itself to provide you with specific medical advice, a recommendation, or to diagnose a health condition. The information on this Website is not intended to serve as a substitute for your own medical judgment as a healthcare professional.
Please note that the approved prescribing information must guide the appropriate use of a medicine and you should consult the approved prescribing information for the medicine in your country before prescribing it.
- No invitation to deal
Nothing on this Website shall constitute an invitation to invest or deal in shares, securities or ADRs of Shionogi. Actual results and developments may be materially different from any forecast, opinion or expectation expressed on this Website and the past performance of the price of securities must not be relied on as a guide to their future performance.
- Forward looking statements
The Website may contain forward-looking statements about our financial and operating performance, business plans and prospects, and medicines 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 the most recent Annual Report. We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information or future events or developments.
4. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Shionogi, its affiliates, related companies, or its licensors or joint venture partners are the owners or the licensees of all intellectual property rights in the Website and in the content on the Website. You should assume that all content on the Website is protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved. No license to or right in any proprietary right of the Shionogi group of companies (including patents, trademarks and copyright) or any third party is granted to you or conferred upon you by using the Website.
You may freely browse the Website, however you may only access, print, download and copy the material on this Website for your personal, non-commercial use. All copyright and proprietary notices contained in downloaded materials must be retained and you should acknowledge the Website as the source of the material and include the copyright statement “© Shionogi Limited, all rights reserved”. Unless you have our express permission, no other use of the material is permitted.
All trademarks, whether or not appearing with the trademark symbol, are the registered or unregistered trademarks of Shionogi, our affiliates, related companies, or its licensors or joint venture partners. The use or misuse of these trademarks, copyrights, or any other materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of laws and/or regulations. We have and will continue to actively enforce our intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
5. ACCEPTABLE USE
By using the Website you acknowledge that we are not responsible and 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 Website through your internet connection or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
By using the Website you agree not to do the following without our express written consent:
- change or delete any ownership notices from materials downloaded or printed from the Website; or
- act fraudulently or maliciously, or circumvent or modify any Website security technology or software.
6. AVAILABILITY OF WEBSITE
We do not guarantee that the Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our Website for business or operational reasons. We are not liable for any modification to, or suspension or interruption of the Website.
7. NO ENDORSEMENT OF THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
Where the Website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these are provided for your interest or convenience only and we do not endorse, recommend or approve of the content presented on such websites or resources. We accept no liability or responsibility for such third party websites or resources or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
8. LINKING TO THIS WEBSITE
Third party websites may contain a link to our Website, but a link to our homepage must not be installed without our prior written consent. If consent is given, any link must be presented in such a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. We do not review, control, approve, nor are we responsible for any content, advertising or other materials available or accessible via those third party sites.
9. INFORMATION YOU SEND US VIA THE WEBSITE
You use the Website at your own risk and in no event shall we be liable to you for any losses or any damages (including loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; loss of data; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage), whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising out of (i) use of, or inability to use, the Website; (ii) errors or omissions on the Website; or (iii) any use of or reliance on any content on the Website.
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