Terms of Use

These Terms of Use describe the terms and conditions applicable to your use of https://www.gaucherdisease.info.   Please carefully read these terms and conditions relating to the use of this website.   By using this website, you agree to these terms and conditions without limitation or qualification. If you do not agree to all of these Terms of Use, you may not use this website.

Use of this Website

The content provided on this website is for general informational purposes only.  Shire will use reasonable efforts to ensure the information is accurate at the time it is added to this website, provided however, the information contained on this website is provided “as is”.  Shire cannot guarantee that the information is accurate. Your access to and use of this website and the content contained herein is at your own risk. You are responsible for a) verifying the accuracy, completeness or reliability of the content made available through this website and b) taking all necessary steps to ensure that any content you obtain from this website is free of viruses.  Shire disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including the warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.   In no event shall Shire, its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, information providers, and licensors and their respective heirs and assigns, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, exemplary, special, punitive, or other damages even if informed of the possibility of such damages.The information on this website may be changed by Shire at any time, without notice to you.

Intellectual Property Rights

The copyright in this website belongs to Shire. All other intellectual property rights are reserved. Shire authorizes you to copy materials published on this website for non-commercial use only, provided that any copy of these materials which you make retains all copyright and other proprietary notices.

Links to third party websites

The website may from time to time contain hypertext links to third parties’ websites. Shire is not responsible for, and accepts no liability in respect of, any information or opinion contained on any other such website. As Shire has no control over such websites and because their content is subject to change without notice to Shire, it is the responsibility of the user of the website to ensure that any information accessed is accurate and that software which is downloaded from that website is free of viruses or any other items of a destructive nature. Shire accepts no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss, damage, costs or liability incurred through any such downloaded material.

Information is no substitute for healthcare professional advice

The information on the website is intended only to provide knowledge of health topics. This information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation, or advice of a doctor or other healthcare professional. Shire does not recommend the self-management of health problems. Healthcare-related questions should be promptly discussed with a doctor or other healthcare professional. The information on this website does not replace medical advice or should lead to a delay in seeking such advice.

Information

Any personally identifiable information in electronic communications to this website is governed by Shire’s privacy notice.

Severability

If any one or more provisions of these Terms of Use are found to be illegal or unenforceable in any respect, the validity, legality, and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired.  The parties will substitute for the invalid or unenforceable provision a valid and enforceable provision that conforms as nearly as possible to the original intent.

Information is intended for an International audience outside of the USA.

All materials and information appearing on the website are intended for an international audience outside the USA. For the local webpages, the intended audience is for the residents of the named country only.

Governing Law

These Terms of Use and your use of the website shall be governed by, interpreted and construed in accordance with the laws ofSwitzerland, without regard to any conflicts of law provisions. All disputes arising out of this Agreement shall be exclusively resolved in a court of competent jurisdiction in Zurich Each party expressly consents to the jurisdiction of Zurich and waives any objections or right as to forum non conveniens, lack of personal jurisdiction or similar grounds.