The http://www.biorga.com/en website provides general information regarding the Biorga Dermatologie brand and its products. This website is aimed at the general public, health care professionals, journalists and students. The information provided on this website aims to improve, but not replace, the direct relationship between the website’s visitors and health care professionals. General information: Laboratoires Bailleul International, a public limited company with a capital of CHF 110,000.00, whose head office is located at Rue de Lyon 109 – 1203 Geneva – Switzerland, registered in the Canton of Geneva commercial register under number CH-660-1529012-5-CHE-182.074.614 TVA (hereinafter referred to as the/our “Company”), is the publisher of the website http://www.biorga.com/en (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”). The Website is hosted by EVOK: Altern8 SA, Rte des Arsenaux 9, 1700 Fribourg, Switzerland. Laboratoires Bailleul International pays careful attention to the quality, integrity and safety of the information appearing on its Website. Furthermore, it takes all reasonable measures to ensure the Website functions properly. Should you encounter a problem when browsing the Website or have any questions regarding the Website itself, please contact us at the following addresses: Laboratoires Bailleul International, Rue de Lyon 109, 1203 Geneva, Switzerland – email@example.com
Terms and conditions of use
Scope: Access to the Website and use of its content are governed by the following terms and conditions of use. By accessing and browsing the Website, you agree to be bound unconditionally by these terms and conditions of use.
The information on the Website is intended for use by private individuals and/or health care professionals living in Switzerland. The Website may also be accessed by persons living in other countries, whose regulations may differ from those applicable in Switzerland. The information provided on the Website may therefore be inappropriate for countries other than Switzerland or it may fail to comply with their regulations. This Website, and the information it contains, is neither intended nor approved for use in the United States or by American citizens or residents.
Protection of personal data
You are not required to provide any personal information in order to view and visit the Website. We do not keep any of the details and information you send to us through our “contact” page. This information helps us answer your queries as efficiently as possible. When providing your personal details, you agree to communicate accurate information that neither harms the interests of third parties nor infringes upon their rights. Our Company is responsible for handling this personal data and is the sole recipient of your personal information. The Company agrees to keep your personal information confidential. In accordance with legislation governing the protection of personal data, you have the right to access, modify, rectify and delete any information relating you. You may exercise this right at any time by writing to: firstname.lastname@example.org
To improve the Website’s usability, we place a cookie on your computer. A cookie does not enable us to identify you by name. It merely collects information that will be used for statistical purposes (web browser used, pages visited, date and time of the visit, etc.) and which we will be able to read during your subsequent visits. You may delete these cookies by adjusting the following settings in your web browser:
“Tools” menu, “Internet options”, “General” tab, click on the “Delete” button in the “Browsing history” section, then select the “Cookies” option.
“Tools” menu, then “Clear recent history”. In the “Time range to clear” dropdown menu, select “Everything”. Then click on the arrow near “Details” to display details regarding the elements contained in the history. Click the “Cookies” box, but make sure the elements you wish to keep are not selected. Click on “Clear now” to delete all cookies, and close the “Clear recent history” window.
“Edit” menu, “Preferences”, then click on “Advanced”. Then select the “Disable cookies” option.
Transfer of data abroad
When you fill in our “contact” form, for example, we may transfer your data to the database of one of our subsidiaries located outside of your country of residence, and possibly in countries where your personal data is not guaranteed the exact same level of protection it would benefit from in your country.
Nature and scope of the information published on the Website
The Website may include opinions from experts in a particular field relevant to the Website’s content or excerpts from press articles. This information is the sole responsibility of the expert in question or the author of the article, and does not necessarily reflect the Company’s opinion. The Website may also contain information regarding health, fitness, a medical field, or medical treatments intended for human use only. This information shall not under any circumstances be considered a medical opinion. It is published on the Website for information purposes only. This information must not under any circumstances be used to diagnose an illness or a physical problem, or to prescribe or use medications. You should see your doctor or chemist, as they are health care professionals and the only ones qualified to provide a suitable opinion regarding your particular situation. Consequently, you agree that the Company shall not be held liable for any of the information or services provided on the Website and you accept that you alone are responsible for your own use of said information and services. Finally, the information contained and published on the Website is likely to contain direct or indirect references to Company products, programmes and services that are not currently advertised or available in certain countries or regions or which may be sold under a different brand name and subject to different regulations and conditions of use depending on the country. Such references do not under any circumstances whatsoever constitute a statement of intent by the Company to sell such products, programmes and services in your country. Please contact us for any information regarding the products, programmes and services available in your country.
Intellectual property rights
Our Company is the owner of the domain http://www.biorga.com/en. The Website is an intellectual work protected by intellectual property laws. Unless otherwise stipulated, the Website and all of its elements (text, tree structures, software, animations, images, photographs, illustrations, diagrams, logos, sounds, music, etc.) are the exclusive property of our Company, which has exclusive rights over all related intellectual property. Consequently, pursuant to the provisions of the Intellectual Property laws, legislation and regulations of all countries and of international conventions, use of any part of the Website, whether by download, reproduction, transmission, representation or distribution, for reasons other than personal and private use with non-commercial aims, is strictly forbidden. Violating these provisions will render you liable to the sanctions applicable to copyright and trademark infringement under the terms of intellectual property law and the Penal Code, and to civil liability under the Civil Code. Unless otherwise stated, the brands, domain names, drawings and designs appearing on the Website are the exclusive property of our Company. Any reproduction or use of these brands, domain names, drawings and designs, regardless of the form or purpose, is prohibited without prior written authorisation, as is their alteration. Our Company is free to modify the content of the Website in part or in full without prior notice, to delete it, or to stop displaying it temporarily.
Guarantees and liability
Our Company makes every effort to ensure that the information accessible via the Website is accurate and up to date. However, our Company does not in any way guarantee that this information is accurate, complete or up to date. Our Company makes no explicit or tacit guarantees regarding any part of the Website. The information presented on the Website for whatever purpose does not in any way constitute a medical opinion. Consequently, reading the sections of the Website does not dispense you from seeking advice from or seeing a health care professional (doctor, paediatrician, chemist, etc.). Under no circumstances shall our Company be held liable for any direct or indirect harm resulting from viewing and/or using the Website, regardless of the cause, origin, nature and/or consequences of this harm. Our Company also declines all responsibility in the event of a service interruption, inaccessibility of the Website, unexpected bugs, or any damage caused by fraudulent acts by third parties working through the Website (such as intrusions by hackers). Our Company makes every effort to guarantee the security of the databases containing the personal data collected on the Website. Our Company cannot, however, control the risks associated with how the Internet works and users are therefore advised of the possible confidentiality-related risks associated with sending data via this network.
The pages on this Website may contain hyperlinks to other websites run by third parties. The hyperlinks to third party websites are merely provided to simplify your browsing experience. Our Company has no control over the current or future content of the third party websites that the hyperlinks on our Website lead to. Our Company simply refers to these third party websites, but is not in any way associated with their content. Consequently, our Company accepts no responsibility (including editorial) with regards to access to and/or the content of third party websites. In particular, our Company may not under any circumstances be held liable for any copyright or trademark infringement, or any violation of other intellectual property rights arising from access to a page via a hyperlink. Any illegal, improper or incomplete information contained on a third-party website, and in particular any damage caused by the use or non-use of such information, is the sole responsibility of the publisher of the third-party website in question, and our Company declines all responsibility. Hyperlinks to the Website and its home page may only be created with prior express and written consent from our Company and this consent may be withdrawn at any time without grounds for compensation. Under no circumstances whatsoever shall the pages of the Website be embedded within the pages of another website. In all cases, a message must inform the user that they are being redirected to another website.
Advertising of products or services
The Website does not include any product or service advertisements in any form whatsoever.
Amendments to the terms and conditions of use
Our Company reserves the right to modify these terms and conditions of use at any time without prior notice. Any such modifications become binding as soon as they are published online and are deemed to be accepted without reservation when you access the Website after they have been published online. We recommend you check this section on a regular basis. Governing law and jurisdiction: Any dispute pertaining to the Website shall be referred to the Courts of the Canton of Geneva, Switzerland, and the right to appeal to the Swiss Federal Court is reserved.
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