This page describes the terms and conditions governing the use of the website www.lactacyd.com (hereinafter the "Site").
By visiting the Site, you undertake to comply with these terms and conditions (hereinafter “Terms”) without reservation.
As the Terms may be amended at any time, without prior notice, we advise you to consult them regularly.
- Nature of information
- Intellectual property
- Hyperlinks to other sites and applications
- Personal information and other information
- Limitations on liability
- Availability of the Site
- Information on products
- Governing law and attribution of jurisdiction
- Legal Notice
- Photo / Video credits
Nature of information
The Site belongs to and is operated by sanofi-aventis Groupe, the French company registered with the French Company Register under n° B 403 335 938, having a capital of 76 493 456 Euros and its registered office 54 rue La Boétie, 75008 Paris, France (hereinafter the “Company”).
The Site is intended to give some general information on Lactacyd® and Feminine Hygiene and allow the user to be redirected to countries websites to get more information on products available in their countries if they need to.
The content of this Site is intended to a worldwide audience to the exclusion of residents in Europe, United States of America and Canada. It is not intended for medical advice or discussion about the Company’s drugs or other companies’ drugs, or to report any side effects that may be associated with the Company’s products or products of other companies.
The Company is not engaged in rendering medical advice or medical services. The Site may contain information related to health, medical domain or medical treatment. This type of information is provided through the Site for information purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own physician or pharmacist. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing any illness or physical problem, or in order to prescribe or to use any medicines. You should always consult your physician or pharmacist for medical diagnosis or medical treatment.
The Site is not intended to be used to report health concerns, adverse events or product technical complaints, or to ask technical or medical questions regarding the Company’s products or other companies’ medical products. In all instances you should refer to your physician or pharmacist.
The information provided through the Site may contain information or details regarding the Company activities that are not available or accessible in every country. If you have specific questions about Sanofi activities please contact your local Sanofi office. These can be found at www.sanofi.com.
The information, notably financial information or information on the activity of the Sanofi Group, published on the Site is provided for information purposes only and shall not be considered as an invitation to invest. They shall not be interpreted as canvassing or public offering, and do not constitute either an offer to subscribe, purchase, or deal in the Company shares or any other securities issued by the Company and/or its subsidiaries.
The Site belongs to and is operated by the Company belonging to the Sanofi Group. The layout and each of the components, including trademarks, logos and domain names, appearing on the Site, are protected by current laws on intellectual property, and belong to either (i) the company SANOFI, the French company registered with the French Company Register under n° B 395 030 844, having its registered office 54 rue La Boétie, 75008 Paris, France or its subsidiaries, or (ii) third-parties and are used by the Company pursuant to an authorization granted by their respective owner.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, no component of the Site may be copied, reproduced, altered, amended, downloaded, denatured, transmitted or distributed in any way whatsoever, on any medium whatsoever, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of the Company or of their respective owner, should the right over the element be owned by a third party. Only copying for private use is authorised for your own personal, private, non-commercial use, on your personal computer.
The following statement should appear on any authorised copy of all or part of the content of the Site: "COPYRIGHT 2013 – SANOFI-AVENTIS GROUP - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED".
Any authorized use of the elements composing or displayed on the Site must not be distorted, modified or altered in any way whatsoever.
The Company and its subsidiaries reserve the right to take legal action against any breach of their intellectual property rights.
Hyperlinks to other sites and applications
The Site may contain hyperlinks to websites and applications that are not owned or controlled by the Company. The Company has no way of controlling the content of these third-party’s websites and applications which remain totally independent of the Company. The Company shall not be held responsible for any content of a third party’s website or application to which you access through a hyperlink contained in the Site.
In addition, the existence of a hyperlink from the Site to a third-party’s website or application does not mean that the Company approves or endorses the content of such third-party website or application and the use thereof in any way whatsoever and in particular the use that may be made of it. In any case, the Company is not in any way liable for the non-availability of such websites and applications and the Company does not scrutinise, check or approve such websites and applications and is not responsible for contents, advertising, products or other components available on or via those websites and applications.
In addition, you are responsible for taking the precautions necessary to prevent any infection from the Site, in particular by one or more computer viruses, Trojan horses or any other "parasite".
Third-party’s websites and applications may contain hyperlinks to the Site. Any such hyperlinks should not be installed without the Company’s express prior consent. The Company does neither review, nor control nor approve the content of the third-party’s websites and application containing hyperlink to the Site and cannot be held responsible for such hyperlinks or the content of the third party’s websites or application on which they are installed.
Personal information and other information
The Company will not process any personal data about you through the Website.
Limitations on liability
The Company strives to the best of its ability to ensure that information contained on the Site is accurate and up-to-date. It reserves the right to correct content at any time, without prior notice. However, the Company cannot guarantee that the information available on the Site is accurate, correct, up-to-date or complete.
Consequently, and except for property damage directly resulting from gross or intentional negligence by the Company, the latter cannot be held liable for:
- for any imprecision, inaccuracy, error or omission as regards information provided on the 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;
- and more broadly, for any property damage or consequential loss, for any reason, of any origin, nature or with any consequences whatsoever, even whilst the Company had been warned of the possibility of such damage or loss, whether it be the result of (i) access or inability to access the Site, (ii) the use of the Site, including any damage or virus which may infect your computer system or equipment or any other product, and/or (iii) credit given to any information provided directly or indirectly by the Site.
The content and other components of the Site are provided "as is" without any kind of warranty, whether express or implied. The Company does not offer any express or implied warranty, relative, without limitation, to their market value or fitness for any particular purpose.
Availability of the Site
You acknowledge that (i) it is technically impossible that the Site will be provided free of defaults and that sanofi-aventis groupe cannot take any responsibility for this, (ii) that defaults may lead to the temporary unavailability of the Site, and that (iii) the operation of the Site may be adversely affected by conditions and performances outside sanofi-aventis groupe's control, such as, for example, transmission and telecommunication links between sanofi-aventis groupe and you and between sanofi-aventis groupe and other systems and networks.
Sanofi-aventis and/or its suppliers may, at any time, temporarily or in permanently modify or interrupt, all or part of the Site in order to perform maintenance work and/or make improvements and/or changes to the Site. Sanofi-aventis is not liable for any modification to or suspension or interruption of the Site.
Information on products
Governing law and attribution of jurisdiction
The Site and its content are governed by the Laws of construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of France, without regard to principles of conflict of laws and any claim or dispute in connection with the Site shall be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in France.
The Terms are available in in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese languages. In the event of discrepancy between the English, the Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese versions of the Terms, you acknowledge that the English version will prevail.
10.1. Publisher of the Site
54, rue La Boétie
FR - 75008 Paris
Tel.: +33 (0)1 53 77 40 00
Sanofi-aventis Groupe is a French company registered with the French Company Register under n° B 403 335 938, having a capital of 76 493 456 Euros and its registered office 54 rue La Boétie, 75008 Paris, France.
10.2. Publishing Director
Bernard Peyrical - Vice-president, Head of Global Communications, SanofiConsumer Healthcare
10.3. Site hosting
Sanofi | IS – EIS – Collaboration Solution Center
1 rue Victor Basch - 91349 Massy Cedex - FRANCE
Tel +33 (0) 1 4124 5767
Fax +33 (0) 1 4124 5408
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