Scope of the Site and Nature of Information
The Site is intended to be an unbranded disease awareness resource for the rare disease community.
The information contained on the Site is intended for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for medical care or advice and is in no way intended to replace professional medical care or attention by a healthcare professional. Persons requiring diagnosis or treatment or with questions specific to a single individual are urged to contact their local healthcare provider. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a health and/or fitness problem and/or disease.
Information, especially financial (if any), published on the Site shall not be considered as an encouragement to invest. It should not be interpreted as prospecting or as a public offering, nor is it an offer to subscribe, buy or swap shares or other securities in Alexion and/or its subsidiaries.
You may use the Site for lawful purposes only. Alexion specifically prohibits the use of the Site for, and you agree not to: (i) use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site; (ii) take any action that imposes an unreasonably large load on the Site’s infrastructure; and (iii) decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up any part of the Site, or attempt to do the same.
We encourage parents/legal guardians to talk to their children and supervise their use of the internet and the information they disclose on websites.
Restrictions on Use of Materials and Intellectual Property
The Site is owned and operated by Alexion. The contents of the Site, such as text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, software and other material (the “Material”) are protected under copyright, trademark and other laws. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, modify, upload, post, transmit, or distribute Material in any way. For purposes of these Terms, the use of the Material or a modification of the Material on any other Site or networked computer environment is prohibited unless permission is obtained in writing from Alexion. You may not copy or adapt any Material we use to generate the web pages. This is also protected by copyright and other laws.
Links to Third Party Websites
Links to other, third party websites not owned or controlled by Alexion (“non-Alexion sites”) are provided for convenience only. By providing these links, we are not endorsing or agreeing with content contained at any of the linked sites. Furthermore, the content of the linked websites is not part of the Site. The use of non-Alexion sites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of the non-Alexion site.
Neither Alexion nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site or any linked non-Alexion site from or to this Site shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any damages of any nature arising out of your access to this Site or any linked non-Alexion site from this Site, or any errors or omissions in their content. In addition, you are responsible for taking the precautions necessary to prevent any infection, in particular by one or more computer viruses, Trojan horses or any other “virus.”
We also want you to know that when you link from an Alexion website to another website and/or use the social plugin function, the website and/or the social plugin provider may have the ability to recognize that you have come from the Site. If you do not want any other websites and/or provider to know that you have been on this Site, we ask you to not use the links and social plugins provided in our Site.
The Site also uses social plugins for social networking:
Facebook and Twitter, operated by Twibbon, which is a trading name of Storm Ideas Ltd, www.twibbon.com.
In case you use such a plugin, your browser will contact the Facebook or Twitter server and load the visual presentation of the plugin as well as present it to you. During this exercise, the Facebook or Twitter server receives information concerning your visit of the Site of our internet presence as well as further data like your IP address.
Alexion does not own or control the Facebook, Twitter or Twibbon platforms. The use of the Facebook platform is subject to the terms and conditions of Facebook, which can be found at https://www.facebook.com/policy.php; the use of Twitter is subject to the terms and conditions of Twitter, which can be found at https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en; the use of Twibbon is subject to the terms and conditions of Twibbon, which can be found at http://twibbon.com/Terms.
The use of social plugins is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of the third-party, non-Alexion site. Neither Alexion nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site or any Social Plugin from or to this Site shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any damages of any nature arising out of your access to this Site or any linked social plugin from this Site, or any errors or omissions in their content.
Alexion appreciates hearing from interested parties and welcomes your comments regarding Alexion’s products or technologies, including Alexion’s on-line services. However, Alexion’s company policy does not allow it to accept or consider confidential creative ideas, suggestions, inventions, note drawings, concepts, materials or other information (collectively “Information”) other than those it has specifically requested in writing. If you nonetheless send us any Information, it shall be deemed, and shall remain, the property of Alexion. None of the Information shall be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of Alexion and Alexion shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Information. Without limitation of the foregoing, Alexion shall exclusively own all now known or hereafter existing rights to the Information and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the Information for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to the provider of the Information.
Limitation on Liability
The Site is intended to be an unbranded disease awareness resource for the rare disease community only. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a health or fitness problem or disease. Alexion has made reasonable efforts to ensure that information is complete and accurate when posted. However, Alexion makes no warranties or representations as to the completeness or accuracy of the information presented. The materials in this Site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind either expressed or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Alexion disclaims all explicit or implicit warranties, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and suitability for a particular purpose of the Site.
Consequently, except for direct damages resulting from gross negligence or willful misconduct, Alexion assumes no liability or responsibility for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages under any legal theory arising out of or in connection with this Site; for any inaccuracy, errors or omissions in the content of Site; for any damage resulting from fraudulent intrusion by a third party resulting in an alteration of information or items made available on the Site or for the ability or inability to use the Site or the information contained herein. Furthermore, Alexion does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error free; that defects will be corrected or that this Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.
Availability of the Site
You acknowledge that (i) it is technically impossible to provide the Site free from any defect and that Alexion cannot undertake to do so; (ii) defects may lead to the Site being temporarily unavailable; and (iii) operation of the Site can be affected by events and/or matters that Alexion does not control. Alexion may, at any time, alter or interrupt, temporarily or permanently, all or part of the Site to undertake maintenance and/or make improvements and/or changes to the Site. Alexion is not responsible for any alteration, suspension or interruption of the Site.
Trademark and Copyright Information
ALEXION, the ALEXION logo, DEDICATED TO RARE DISEASES, and UNCOMMON STRENGTH, whether or not appearing in bold typeface or with the trademark symbol ®, are trademarks of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Alexion’s trademarks are registered in the European Union, the United States, and in other countries worldwide and may not be used without permission. Use, reproduction, copying, or redistribution of these trademarks is prohibited.
The use or misuse of these trademarks, copyrights, or other materials is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of copyright law, trademark law, communications regulations and statutes, and other laws, statutes, and/or regulations.
Facebook and the Facebook logo are trademarks of Facebook registered worldwide.
Twitter and the Twitter logo are trademarks of Twitter, Inc. registered worldwide.
The Site and its content are governed by and interpreted in accordance with the Laws of Connecticut, United States of America, under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Connecticut without reference to choice of laws principles. Alexion reserves the right to limit provision of any product or service to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction and to limit the products or services that we provide.
If any of these Terms are held invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the other provisions of these Terms shall remain in full force and effect. If any provision of these Terms are held invalid or unenforceable only in part or degree, the remainder will continue in full force and effect to the extent not held invalid or unenforceable.
How to contact Alexion
If you have any questions about the Terms of the Site, you may contact us as follows:
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
100 College St,
New Haven, CT 06510
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