Terms of Use

 

WELCOME TO OUR WEBSITE! PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY.

This site is owned and operated by Human BioSciences Inc., a corporation incorporated in the United States of America which is defined as Human BioSciences and all of its worldwide subsidiaries and affiliates. These terms and conditions apply when you use our website.  By using this site, you are deemed to agree to these terms and conditions. We may update these terms and conditions from time to time.

For valuable consideration, including your use and access of any portion of this Web site, you agree with the following terms and conditions as evidenced by your use and/or access of the Web site:

WHO TO CALL FOR AN EMERGENCY

This web site does not provide medical advice. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or local emergency response number (i.e., 911) immediately.

ABOUT THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEB SITE

Human BioSciences provides this website for your general information only. 
We do our best to ensure that the information on the website is accurate and helpful at all times. However, we cannot ultimately warrant the accuracy of that information and cannot be held liable for any use or reliance you may make of or put on it except as specifically agreed with us in any further agreement we may make with you in writing.

This site may contain information on medical and health-related topics. This information is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by a licensed physician or other medical professional. You should not use this information for diagnosing a health problem or disease but should always consult a licensed physician or other medical professional. Patients should always consult a medical professional, such as a physician, to determine the proper diagnosis and what course of treatment may be appropriate for their particular situation. The materials on this Web site are for your general educational information only. Information you read on this Web site cannot replace the relationship that you have with your health care professional. Human BioSciences does not practice medicine or provide medical services or advice and the information on this Web site should not be considered medical advice. 

Products referred to may not be available in all countries or may be known by a different name. Indications for use may vary from country to country. Users are advised to consult with an independent professional and to check any product information for specific information, and any new or up-to-date information or changes.

Nothing on this website should be construed as an offer to provide service to you. The information on this site is time-based, and may well no longer be an accurate reflection of our current position. For the purposes of forming a contract, no information on this website should be considered accurate until it has been confirmed by us in writing. No offer to contract shall be provided by us from this website, and any offer must be signed by an officer of the company.

LIMITED LICENSE; PERMITTED USES

You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license (a) to access and use the Site strictly in accordance with this Agreement; (b) to use the Site solely for internal, personal, non-commercial purposes; and (c) to print out discrete information from the Site solely for internal, personal, non-commercial purposes and provided that you maintain all copyright and other policies contained therein. No print out or electronic version of any part of the Site or its contents may be used by you in any litigation or arbitration matter whatsoever under any circumstances.

RESTRICTIONS AND PROHIBITIONS ON USE

Your license for access and use of the Site and any information, materials or documents (collectively defined as "Content and Materials") therein are subject to the following restrictions and prohibitions on use: You may not (a) copy, print (except for the express limited purpose permitted by Limited License; Permitted uses above), republish, display, distribute, transmit, sell, rent, lease, loan or otherwise make available in any form or by any means all or any portion of the Site or any Content and Materials retrieved therefrom; (b) use the Site or any materials obtained from the Site to develop, of as a component of, any information, storage and retrieval system, database, information base, or similar resource (in any media now existing or hereafter developed), that is offered for commercial distribution of any kind, including through sale, license, lease, rental, subscription, or any other commercial distribution mechanism; (c) create compilations or derivative works of any Content and Materials from the Site; (d) use any Content and Materials from the Site in any manner that may infringe any copyright, intellectual property right, proprietary right, or property right of us or any third parties; (e) remove, change or obscure any copyright notice or other proprietary notice or terms of use contained in the Site; (f) make any portion of the Site available through any timesharing system, service bureau, the Internet or any other technology now existing or developed in the future; (g) remove, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any Site software or use any network monitoring or discovery software to determine the Site architecture; (h) use any automatic or manual process to harvest information from the Site; (i) use the Site for the purpose of gathering information for or transmitting (1) unsolicited commercial email; (2) email that makes use of headers, invalid or nonexistent domain names, or other means of deceptive addressing; and (3) unsolicited telephone calls or facsimile transmissions; (j) use the Site in a manner that violates any state or federal law regulating email, facsimile transmissions or telephone solicitations; and (k) export or re-export the Site or any portion thereof, or any software available on or through the Site, in violation of the export control laws or regulations of the United States.

ACCEPTANCE OF AGREEMENT

You agree to the terms and conditions outlined in this Terms of Use Agreement ("Agreement") with respect to our site (the "Site"). This Agreement constitutes the entire and only agreement between us and you, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the Site, the content, products or services provided by or through the Site, and the subject matter of this Agreement. This Agreement may be amended at any time by us from time to time without specific notice to you. The latest Agreement will be posted on the Site, and you should review this Agreement prior to using the Site.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY/ TRADE MARKS

 All images used on this site are owned, licensed or used with permission by Human BioSciences and its affiliates for use on this site only. Unauthorized use, copying or displaying is prohibited.

Unless specifically indicated in the content of the Web site, all other trademarks and service marks identifying the products or services in this Web site and related links or otherwise designated herein are proprietary to Human BioSciences, its affiliates and licensors.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any Human BioSciences Inc. patent, copyright, trademark or other rights proprietary to Human BioSciences, or its affiliates and their respective licensors. You acknowledge that the materials on this site are proprietary to Human Biosciences and its affiliates. You may only use the intellectual property on this site as expressly permitted in this Terms of Use and for no other purpose. You agree not to remove any proprietary notices or credits from any material used from the site. You also agree that all information and data maintained on this Web site or derived there from shall be the property of Human BioSciences. The absence of a trademark designation on any Human BioSciences trademark does not constitute a waiver of Human Biosciences’ rights concerning that trademark or any other intellectual property rights.

The content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, magnetic translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the Site are protected under applicable laws (but not limited to intellectual property). The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such matters or any part of the Site, is strictly prohibited. You do not acquire ownership rights to any content, document or other materials viewed through the Site. The posting of information or materials on the Site does not constitute a waiver of any right in such information and materials. Some of the content on the site is the copyrighted work of third parties.

NO WARRANTIES

The information on this site is provided “as is” without any warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Human BioSciences makes no representation or warranty that the information contained on this site will be timely or error-free. The information on this web site is subject to change without notice. Human BioSciences has not reviewed all the sites that may be linked to its sites and does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to these sites. Your use of such links is at your own risk.
You acknowledge that information and software accessible over the internet may contain viruses, Trojans, worms and other malicious and damaging objects. You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to adequately protect yourself as you browse websites, and that we shall not be liable for any loss which results from your access to this site.


The views and opinions reflected in the articles, publications, and case studies included in or linked with this Web site are not necessarily shared by Human BioSciences, its subsidiaries, affiliates or licensors, and, while most studies are independent studies, Human BioSciences cannot make any representation or warranties as to the reliability of study results and conclusions.
 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Under no circumstances shall Human BioSciences, its officers, directors, subsidiaries, agents, employees, successors or assigns be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or inability to use this site or from information provided on this site. This limitation applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or any other basis, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, Human BioSciences’ liability in such jurisdictions shall be limited to the extent permitted by law.

In no event shall Human BioSciences, its officers, directors, subsidiaries, agents, employees, successors , assigns, agents, or suppliers, be liable to you for any losses or damages other than the amount described above. All other damages, direct or indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary, or punitive, resulting from any use of the web site or materials are excluded even if Human BioSciences has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

CONTRIBUTIONS

Any communications you send to this site or otherwise to Human BioSciences are on a non-confidential basis, and Human BioSciences is under no obligation to refrain from reproducing, publishing, or otherwise using them in any way or for any purpose. Human BioSciences shall be free to use the content of any such communications, including any ideas, inventions, concepts, techniques or know-how disclosed therein, for any purpose including developing, manufacturing and/or marketing goods or services.

LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES

This Internet site may provide links to other Internet sites and third party controlled materials and information. Human BioSciences has no responsibility for the content of any other site and is not responsible or liable for damages that may arise from the content of such sites or the use of any information you may submit to such sites. Human BioSciences does not review, monitor or control the privacy practices of Web sites operated by others that may be accessed through a link on this Web site. These links are provided merely for your convenience.

 

LINKING TO THE SITE

You may provide links to the Site, provided (a) that you do not remove or obscure, by framing or otherwise, advertisements, the copyright notice, or other notices on the Site, (b) your site does not engage in illegal or pornographic activities, and (c) you discontinue providing links to the Site immediately upon request by us.

 

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Human BioSciences, its parent, officers, directors, agents, employees and assigns harmless from and against any and all liabilities, claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees that arise from your use of this Web site or its content, including without limitation, your violation of the Terms of Use. Human BioSciences reserves the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you agree to cooperate with Human BioSciences in asserting any available defenses.

ADVERTISERS

The Web Site may contain advertising and sponsorships. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Site is accurate and complies with applicable laws. We are not responsible for the illegality or any error, inaccuracy or problem in the advertiser's or sponsor's materials.

REGISTRATION

Certain sections of, or offerings from, the Web site may require you to register. If registration is requested, you agree to provide us with accurate, complete registration information. Your registration must be done using your real name and accurate information. Each registration is for your personal use only and not on behalf of any other person or entity. We do not permit (a) any other person using the registered sections under your name; or (b) access through a single name being made available to multiple users on a network. You are responsible for preventing such unauthorized use.

NON TRANSFERABLE

Your right to use the Web site is not transferable or assignable. Any password or right given to you to obtain information or documents is not transferable or assignable.

 THIRD-PARTY SERVICES

We may allow access to or advertise certain third-party product or service providers ("Merchants") from which you may purchase certain goods or services. You understand that we do not operate or control the products or services offered by Merchants. Merchants are responsible for all aspects of order processing, fulfillment, billing and customer service. We are not a party to the transactions entered into between you and Merchants. You agree that use of or purchase from such Merchants is AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND IS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND BY US, EXPRESSED, IMPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF TITLE, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE, and MERCHANTABILITY OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES ARE WE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING FROM THE TRANSACTIONS BETWEEN YOU AND MERCHANTS OR FOR ANY INFORMATION APPEARING ON MERCHANT WEBSITES OR ANY OTHER WEBSITE LINKED TO OUR WEBSITE.

THIRD-PARTY MERCHANT POLICIES

All rules, policies (including privacy policies) and operating procedures of Merchants will apply to you while on any Merchant sites. We are not responsible for information provided by you to Merchants. We and the Merchants are independent contractors and neither party has authority to make any representations or commitments on behalf of the other.

 APPLICABLE LAWS

This Human BioSciences Web site [www.humanbiosciences.com] contains information about products which may or may not be available in any particular country and if applicable, may or may not have received approval or market clearance by a governmental regulatory body for different indications and restriction in different countries. Each country has specific laws, regulations and medical practices governing the communication of medical or other information about medical products on the Internet. Nothing herein should be construed as a solicitation or promotion of any product or of an indication of any product which is not authorized by the laws and regulations of the country where the reader resides.

These Terms of Use, The Privacy Policy and the use of this Web site are governed by the laws of the United States of America and of the State of Maryland. Any all legal action relating to this Web site shall be brought exclusively in the federal or state courts of competent jurisdiction in the State of Maryland. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Human BioSciences is entitled to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.

LEGAL COMPLIANCE

You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the Web Site and the Content and Materials provided therein.

FORMS, AGREEMENTS & DOCUMENTS

We may make available through the WebSite or through other Web sites sample and actual forms, checklists, business documents and legal documents (collectively, "Documents"). All Documents are provided on a non-exclusive license basis only for your personal one-time use for non-commercial purposes, without any right to re-license, sublicense, distribute, assign or transfer such license. Documents are provided for a charge and without any representations or warranties, express or implied, as to their suitability, legal effect, completeness, currentness, accuracy, and/or appropriateness.

THE DOCUMENTS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", "AS AVAILABLE", AND WITH "ALL FAULTS", AND WE AND ANY PROVIDER OF THE DOCUMENTS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

The Documents may be inappropriate for your particular circumstances. Furthermore, state laws may require different or additional provisions to ensure the desired result. You should consult with legal counsel to determine the appropriate legal or business documents necessary for your particular transactions, as the Documents are only samples and may not be applicable to a particular situation. Some Documents are public domain forms or available from public records.