Thank you for visiting the Vetter web sites. The following terms and conditions (hereinafter “Terms and Conditions”) govern your use of any Vetter web sites (hereinafter our "Sites").
Your Consent to these Terms and Conditions
Access to and use of our Sites and the information, materials and services available through our Sites are subject to all applicable laws and regulations and to these Terms and Conditions. By accessing and browsing at our Sites, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms and Conditions, which form a legally binding agreement. If you do not agree, please exit our Sites.
Changes to these Terms and Conditions
These Terms and Conditions may be changed by us from time to time without specific notice to you. The latest Terms and Conditions will be posted on the Sites, and you should always review them prior to using any of the Sites to ensure that you have a current understanding of the Terms and Conditions under which you are permitted to access our Sites. Your continued use of our Sites after we have posted the revised Terms and Conditions constitutes your agreement to be bound by the revised Terms and Conditions.
Third Parties’ Terms and Conditions
No Medical or Personal Advice
These Sites and its content do not provide medical or professional services advice. They are for informational purposes only and not intended to replace or substitute for any professional medical, financial, legal, or other advice. Vetter makes no representations or warranties and expressly disclaims any and all liability concerning any treatment or action by any person following the information offered or provided within or through the Sites. If you have specific concerns or a situation in which you require professional or medical advice, you should consult with an appropriately trained and qualified specialist.
Ownership of Our Sites and Their Content
Our Sites, including all of the software and code comprising or used to operate our Sites, and all of the text, photographs, images, illustrations, graphics, video and audio-video clips, and other materials available on our Sites, including without limitation User Submitted Content as defined below (collectively “Content”) are protected under applicable intellectual property and other proprietary laws, including without limitation those of Germany. All Content and intellectual property rights therein are the property of Vetter and its affiliates and/or the material is included with the permission of the rights owner and is protected pursuant to applicable copyright and trademark laws.
The presence of any Content on our Sites does not constitute a waiver of any right in such Content. You do not acquire ownership rights to any such Content viewed through our Sites. Except as otherwise provided herein, none of this Content may be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, modified, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without our express prior written permission.
Permission is hereby granted to the extent necessary to lawfully access and use our Sites and to display, download, or print portions of our Sites on a temporary basis and for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you (i) do not modify the Content; (ii) you retain any and all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Content; and (iii) you do not copy or post the Content on any network computer or broadcast the Content in any media.
User Submitted Content
Certain areas of this Web site allow you to submit e-mails, information, or otherwise provide feedback to Vetter (collectively "User Submitted Content").
You are responsible for User Submitted Content. Any User Submitted Content is the sole responsibility of the person who made such User Submitted Content available on our Sites. Under no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any User Submitted Content, including without limitation any errors or omissions therein or for any loss or damage of any kind you claim was incurred as a result of the use of any User Submitted Content e-mailed, transmitted or otherwise made available on our Sites, whether by us, individual users of the Sites, or our third party contractors or licensors.
Restrictions on User Submitted Content. It is a condition of these Terms and Conditions that you agree to only submit, post or transmit such content which complies with applicable law, and not submit, post or transmit any content that is abusive, defamatory, obscene, infringing, threatening, repetitive, harassing, libelous, defamatory, vulgar, pornographic, profane, misleading, racially disparaging or otherwise inappropriate, including, without limitation, any transmission constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or foreign law, or that contains any viruses, harmful component or software that may adversely affect the operation of another's computer or that violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including User Submitted Content which violates the copyrights, trademark rights, privacy rights, publicity rights, trade secret rights, confidentiality rights, contract rights, or any other rights;
You own User Submitted Content you submit, but we may use it. You understand and agree that such User Submitted Content that is e-mailed, transmitted or otherwise made available on our Sites will be deemed non-confidential. If any User Submitted Content is your original work, then you own the copyright in that work. We do not claim any copyrights in original works created and posted by individual visitors to our Sites. However, by uploading, posting, transmitting or otherwise making any User Submitted Content available on or through this Site, you are granting us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, successors and assigns, a nonexclusive, fully-paid, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, and royalty-free license (with the right to sublicense through unlimited levels of sublicensees) to use, copy, modify, distribute, publicly display and perform, publish, transmit, remove, retain, repurpose and commercialize that User Submitted Content in any and all media or form of communication whether now existing or hereafter developed, without notification, compensation, or attribution to you, and without your consent, and the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if we choose to do so.
We may disclose User Submitted Content. We reserve the right at all times to disclose any User Submitted Content or information as is necessary especially to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request.
By posting, submitting or transferring any User Submitted Content, you represent and warrant that (i) you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the User Submitted Content you post and have the right to grant the license set forth in these Terms and Conditions; (ii) the User Submitted Content you post is accurate, and (iii) you have read and understood—and your User Submitted Content fully complies with—these Terms and Conditions and applicable laws and will not cause injury to any person or entity.
The Vetter names and logos, all product names, all page headers, all custom graphics, all button icons, and all trademarks, service marks and logos appearing on our Sites, unless otherwise noted, are trademarks (whether registered or not), service marks and/or trade dress of Vetter and its affiliates (the “Marks”). All other trademarks, product names, company names, logos, service marks and/or trade dress mentioned, displayed, cited or otherwise indicated on the Sites are the property of their respective owners. You are not authorized to display or use the Marks in any manner without our prior written permission. You are not authorized to display or use trademarks, product names, company names, logos, service marks and/or trade dress of other owners featured on our Sites without the prior written permission of such owners. The use or misuse of the Marks or other trademarks, product names, company names, logos, service marks and/or trade dress or any other materials contained herein, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited.
Links to Other Site
Our Sites may contain links and/or advertisements to other Web sites maintained by unrelated companies. An advertisement of, or link to, an unrelated Web site does not mean that we approve, endorse or accept any responsibility for that Web site, its content or use, or the use of products and services made available through such Web site. We regularly check such websites but we cannot constantly investigate or monitor them for accuracy, completeness or conformance with applicable laws and regulations. We do not make any representations whatsoever, or give any warranties of any kind, expressed, implied, or otherwise about other Web sites which you may access through our Sites, the content thereof, or the products and/or services made available through such Web sites. If you decide to leave our Site and access these other Web sites, you do so at your own risk. All rules, policies (including privacy policies) and operating procedures of such Web sites will apply to you while on such Web sites.
We very much want to know what our customers like and don’t like about our services, and welcome your comments, feedback, suggestions, and other communications regarding our Sites and the information, products, and services we make available through our Sites (collectively, “Feedback”). By submitting Feedback, however, please note that you represent and warrant that any ideas or information you include in your Feedback are not confidential or proprietary in any way and that you have the legal right to disclose the ideas and information. Please also note that the Feedback you provide to us through these Sites will be and remain our exclusive property. Your submission of Feedback will constitute an assignment to us of all worldwide rights, title and interests in your Feedback, including all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in your Feedback. We will be entitled to reduce to practice, exploit, make, use, copy, disclose, display or perform publicly, distribute, improve and modify any Feedback you submit for any purpose whatsoever, without restriction and without compensating you in any way. For this reason, we ask that you not send us any Feedback that you do not wish to assign to us.
Disclaimer of Warranties
WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO OUR SITES OR THEIR CONTENT, OR SERVICE AVAILABLE ON OR PROMOTED THROUGH OUR SITES. OUR SITES AND ALL OF THEIR CONTENT (INCLUDING ALL USER SUBMITTED CONTENT) ARE PROVIDED FOR USE “AS IS” AND ON AN “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARISING BY STATUTE, CUSTOM, COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR IN ANY OTHER WAY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO OUR SITES, THEIR CONTENT, ANY SERVICE AVAILABLE ON OR PROMOTED THROUGH OUR SITES, AND ANY SITE WITH WHICH THEY ARE LINKED.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT OUR SITES, THEIR SERVERS, OR ANY TRANSMISSIONS SENT FROM US OR THROUGH OUR SITES WILL BE FREE OF ANY HARMFUL COMPONENTS (INCLUDING VIRUSES). WE ALSO MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO WHETHER THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA OUR SITES, OR ANY SITE WITH WHICH THEY ARE LINKED, IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, OR CURRENT. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT APPEARING ON OUR SITES.
WE DO NOT ENDORSE ANY OPINION, ADVICE, COMMENT OR STATEMENT MADE ON OUR SITES BY USERS OF OUR SITES, AND USER SUBMITTED CONTENT DOES NOT IN ANY WAY REFLECT THE OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT OF US. WE DO NOT PROVIDE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AGAINST THE POSSIBILITY OF DELETION, MISDELIVERY OR FAILURE TO STORE COMMUNICATIONS, PERSONALIZED SETTINGS, OR OTHER DATA. WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT CONTINUOUS, UNINTERRUPTED OR SECURE ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SITES. YOU ACCEPT THAT OUR SHAREHOLDERS, OWNERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND OTHER REPRESENTATIVES SHALL HAVE THE BENEFIT OF THIS CLAUSE.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions will affect any statutory rights to which you may be entitled as a consumer to the extent your ability to alter or waive such rights by contract is limited by applicable law.
Exclusion of Liability
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAWS WE, ON BEHALF OF OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS, EXCLUDE AND DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSSES AND EXPENSES OF WHATEVER NATURE AND HOWSOEVER ARISING INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; LOSS OF USE; LOSS OF DATA; LOSS CAUSED BY A VIRUS; LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT; LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY; CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES; OR OTHER LOSSES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SITES OR ANY WEB SITE WITH WHICH THEY ARE LINKED, OR ANY SERVICES AVAILABLE ON OUR SITES. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ESTABLISHING SUCH PROCEDURES FOR DATA BACK UP AND VIRUS CHECKING AS YOU CONSIDER NECESSARY. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS.
These Terms and Conditions give you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from country to country. Some jurisdictions do not allow certain kinds of limitations or exclusions of liability, so the limitations and exclusions set out in these Terms and Conditions may not apply to you. Other jurisdictions allow limitations and exclusions subject to certain conditions. In such a case the limitations and exclusions set out in these Terms and Conditions shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by the laws of such applicable jurisdictions. Your statutory rights as a consumer, if any, are not affected by these provisions, and we do not seek to exclude or limit liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.
In consideration of your use of our Sites, if you register on any of our Sites in order to receive information, or otherwise, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself.
You agree to indemnify, release and hold us harmless as well as our officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees from any claim, liability, loss, expense or demand, including legal fees, related to your violation of these Terms and Conditions or your access or use of our Sites (including any information, materials, products or services available through our Sites).
Correction of Errors and Inaccuracies
The information on our Sites may contain typographical errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. We therefore reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice. Please note that such errors, inaccuracies or omissions may relate to product description, pricing and availability. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Removal of Content
Modification and Discontinuation
We reserve the right at any time and from time-to-time to modify, edit, delete, suspend or discontinue, temporarily or permanently our Sites (or any portion thereof) and/or the information, materials, products and/or services available through our Sites (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any such modification, editing, deletion, suspension or discontinuance of our Sites.
Severability and Non-Waiver
Our failure to enforce any provision of these Terms and Conditions will not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision, and a waiver by us of any right under these Terms and Conditions on any occasion will not in any way constitute a waiver of such right or any other right on any other occasion. In the event any provision of these Terms and Conditions is determined to be invalid, such invalidity will not affect the validity of the remaining portions of these Terms and Conditions, and the parties will substitute for the invalid provision a provision which most closely approximates the intent and economic effect of the invalid provision. These Terms and Conditions will apply in lieu of and notwithstanding any specific legend or statement associated with any particular document or information exchanged.
Location, Applicable Laws and Jurisdiction
Vetter operates these Sites in Germany. Information contained on these Sites may not be appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to these Sites where the content of the Sites may be illegal is prohibited. If you access the Sites from other locations, you do so on your own initiative and you are solely responsible for compliance with applicable laws.
These Terms and Conditions will be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of Germany, without regard to its conflicts of law principles, and specifically will not be governed by the United Nations Conventions on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, if otherwise applicable. Any cause of action filed by you with respect to the Terms and Conditions or your use of these Sites must be filed in the courts of Ravensburg or Stuttgart, Germany within ninety (90) days after the occurrence of the facts giving rise to the cause of action, otherwise the cause will be forever barred. You hereby consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Ravensburg or Stuttgart, Germany for any cause of action arising under these Terms and Conditions or related to the Sites. However, we retain the right to bring legal proceedings in any jurisdiction where we believe that infringement of this agreement is taking place or originating.
We reserve the right to limit the availability of the Sites and/or the provision of any content, program, product, service or other feature described or available thereon to any person, geographic area, or jurisdiction, at any time and in our sole discretion, and to limit the quantities of any such content, program, product, service or other feature that we provide.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms and Conditions, please contact us by telephone, email, fax or postal mail:
Vetter Pharma International GmbH