TERMS OF USE

By accessing, browsing or otherwise using this website (www.shapeyourasfuture.co.uk) (“Website”), you agree to be bound by these Website Terms of Use (the “Terms of Use”) and our Cookies and Privacy Policy located here.

You are responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you must not use our Website.

Use of this Website

This Website is intended to be used exclusively by residents of the United Kingdom who are aged 18 or over (“you/your”). If you are not a UK resident, please refer to a Novartis website in your country of residence.

About us and how to Contact us

This Website is controlled and operated by Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Limited (referred to in these Terms of Use as “Novartis”, “we”, “us” or “our”). Novartis is a limited liability company registered in England and Wales, with company registration number 00119006. Our registered office address is Frimley Business Park, Frimley, Camberley, Surrey, GU16 7SR. You may contact us by email at: privacy_uk.ireland@novartis.com if you have any questions, comments or complaints about this Website.

Medical Information

The Information provided by us on this Website is intended for general information purposes only. Information concerning any product is not intended to provide, or substitute, medical advice. This Website is in no way intended to offer medical diagnosis or patient-specific treatment advice. If you have a medical condition you should promptly see a medical doctor or healthcare provider.

Use of information

You may freely browse this Website, but you may only access, download or use information from this Website, including any text, images, audio and video recordings (the "Information") for your own non-commercial use. You may not distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost or use the Information for commercial purposes, without the prior written permission of Novartis. You must not modify any paper or digital copies of the Information that you may have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, images, videos or audio sequences separately from any accompanying text. You must retain and reproduce each and every copyright notice or other proprietary rights notice contained in any Information you download. You should assume that everything you see or read on this Website is protected by copyright unless otherwise noted and may not be used, except as provided in these Terms of Use or in the text on the Website, without the prior written permission of Novartis. If you print off, copy or download any part of our Website in breach of these Terms of Use, your right to use our Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the Information you have made.

Novartis neither warrants nor represents that your use of Information displayed on this Website will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with Novartis. With the exception of the foregoing limited authorisation, no licence to or rights in the Information, or any copyright of Novartis or any other party is granted to, or conferred on, you.

Trade marks and other proprietary rights

You should assume that any and all product names appearing on this Website, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol, are registered trademarks of Novartis. This Website may also contain or reference patents, proprietary information, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Novartis group companies and/or other parties. No licence to or rights in any such trademarks, patents, trade secrets, technologies, products, processes and other proprietary rights of Novartis group companies and/or other parties is granted to, or conferred on, you.

Novartis is not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them.

Novartis does not guarantee that this Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or any other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Website, the server on which our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision of these Terms of Use, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990.

Novartis will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Website will cease automatically.

Disclaimer of warranties

While Novartis uses reasonable efforts to ensure that the Information is accurate and up-to-date, the Information may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Novartis reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to the Information, and to any products and programmes described in such Information, at any time without notice. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE EXCLUDE OUR LIABILITY, WHETHER IN TORT (INCLUDING FOR NEGLIGENCE OR BREACH OF STATUTORY DUTY), CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, FOR: (a) ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE WHICH MAY ARISE FROM RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE; (b) ANY LOSS, DAMAGE OR COSTS SUFFERED OR INCURRED BY YOU ARISING FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS RECEIVED VIA THIS WEBSITE; OR (c) ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, DEPLETION OF GOODWILL OR SIMILAR LOSSES, LOSS OF ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF CONTRACTS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA OR INFORMATION, OR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PURE ECONOMIC LOSS SUFFERED OR INCURRED BY ANY USER IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THIS WEBSITE. ALL INFORMATION IS PROVIDED "AS IS." WE PROVIDE NO WARRANTIES REGARDING THE COMPLETENESS OR ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE OR ITS POSSIBLE USES. CONSEQUENTLY, THE INFORMATION SHOULD BE CAREFULLY EVALUATED BY YOU.

No promotion

Visitors are notified that this Website is intended only for UK residents who are aged 18 or over. You should not construe anything on this Website as a promotion or advertisement for any product or for the use of any product that is not authorised by UK laws and regulations.

Links to this Website

Novartis has not reviewed any of the third party websites which contain links to this Website and is not responsible for the content of any such off-site pages or any other websites linked to this Website. You may not link to any pages of this Website without the prior written consent of Novartis.

Links to other Websites

Links to third party websites may be provided for the interest or convenience of visitors to this Website. We will endeavour to inform you when you are leaving this Website that the terms of use and privacy policy of the third party website may be different. However, Novartis accepts no liability for links from us to others and, in particular, we are not responsible for the accuracy or legality of the content of such third party websites. We accept no liability deriving from a breach or omission in the Terms of Use or Privacy Policies of third parties.

Postings to this Website

You may submit user generated content (“User Generated Content”) to Novartis for posting on the Website. Novartis shall review such User Generated Content, as soon as is reasonably practicable, to check whether the User Generated Content contains any material which is unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence or give rise to civil liability. Novartis shall be entitled to decide not to post any User Generated Content which, in its sole discretion, contains any of the material described in the foregoing. Any posting by Novartis of User Generated Content shall not be deemed to be agreement or endorsement by Novartis of such User Generated Content. Any views or opinions expressed in the User Generated Content are the views and opinions of the submitter of such content, and do not represent our views or values.

Novartis accepts no responsibility or liability arising from any User Generated Content. Novartis will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Novartis to disclose the identity of anyone submitting any such User Generated Content. As we deem appropriate, we may immediately, and without notice, take corrective action, including preventing the user from further accessing the Website.

Third party rights

No provision of these Terms of Use shall be enforceable by any third party under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 save for a Novartis group company.

Consequences

If we become aware that you have violated any of these Terms of Use, we may immediately take corrective action, including preventing you from accessing the Website, at any time and without notice. If we have been injured by your violation, we may, at our sole discretion, seek to recover damages from you.

Revisions to Terms of Use and Website

Novartis may at any time revise these Terms of Use from time to time by updating this posting. By continuing to access the Website, you are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the Terms of Use to ensure that you understand the terms that apply at that time. Novartis will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.

Suspension or Withdrawal of Website

Our Website is made available free of charge. We do not guarantee that our 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 without notice.

Use of personal information

We will only use your personal information as set out in our Cookies and Privacy Policy located here.

Governing Law and jurisdiction

These Terms of Use and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales. The courts of England shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim (including non-contentious claims) that arises out of or in connection with the use of this Website, these Terms of Use or their subject matter.