Terms of Use

Effective as of 24-04-2015

Welcome to the Roche website. The information provided on this site is for general informational and educational purposes only. Before you access or use the website from which you linked (the “Website”) please read and review these Terms of Use carefully since any use of or access to the Website is an acknowledgement that you have read, understood and agreed to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you may not access or use the Website.

Use of Website

The information provided on the Website is for general informational and educational purposes only. The Website does not provide you with advice or recommendation of any kind and should not be relied on as the basis for any decision or action. You are advised to consult professional advisors in the appropriate field with respect to the applicability of any particular aspect of the contents.

No offer and no solicitation

The information provided on this Website does not constitute an offer of or solicitation for the purchase or disposal of, trading or any transaction in any Roche securities. Investors must not rely on this information for investments decisions.

No warranty and no liability

While Roche is making great efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information, we make no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on the Website and disclaim any liability for the use of this site or any site linked to it. Roche may change this site at any time without notice but does not assume any responsibility to update it. By using the Website you accept the risk that the information may be incomplete or inaccurate or may not meet your needs or requirements. Neither Roche nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Website or on any website linked to from this site shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, punitive or other damages arising out of your access, or inability to access, use, or inability to use this Website or from your reliance on any information provided herein or any website linked to from this site. This limitation includes damages or any viruses, which may affect your computer equipment.

Indemnification.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Roche, its officers, directors, employees, agents, suppliers and third party partners from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation by you of these Terms of Use.

Privacy.

Roche respects the privacy of its users of the Website. Please refer to Roche’s Privacy Policy which explains users' rights and responsibilities with respect to information that is disclosed on the Website.

Forward-looking information

This page may contain forward-looking information. Such information is subject to a variety of significant uncertainties, including scientific, business, economic and financial factors, and therefore actual results may differ significantly from those presented. Roche assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information or future events or developments.

Links

The Website may contain links or references to other websites that are not owned or controlled by Roche. Such links are provided for convenience only. Roche does not express any opinion on the content of any third party pages and expressly disclaim liability for all third party information and the use of it. Inclusion of any third party link does not imply an endorsement or recommendation by Roche.

Medical Information.

The Website may contain general information relating to various medical conditions and their treatment. Such information is provided for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for advice provided by a doctor or other qualified health care professional. Patients should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a health or fitness problem or disease. Patients should always consult with a doctor or other health care professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.

Non-Confidential Information.

Subject to any applicable terms and conditions set forth in our Privacy Policy, any communication or other material that you send to us through the Internet or post on a Roche website by electronic mail or otherwise, such as any questions, comments, suggestions or the like, is and will be deemed to be non-confidential and Roche shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information. Roche shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such communication for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products.

Trademarks

All product names, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol, are trademarks owned by or licensed to a Member of the Roche Group (Roche, its affiliates, related companies or its licensors or joint venture partners) unless otherwise noted. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any other materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of copyright law and trademark law as well as any other applicable law.

Copyright

The entire content of the Website is subject to copyright protection. The contents of Roche websites may not be copied other than for noncommercial individual reference with all copyright or other proprietary notices retained, and thereafter may not be recopied, reproduced or otherwise redistributed. Any reproduction, retransmission or other use is strictly prohibited without the expressed accept from Roche. Request for permission to reproduce any information contained on the Website should be addressed to the Roche Webmaster.

Void Where Prohibited.

The Website and its contents are intended to comply with the laws and regulations in Denmark. Although the information on the Website is accessible to users outside of Denmark, the information pertaining to Roche’s products is intended for use only by residents of Denmark. Other countries may have laws, regulatory requirements and medical practices that differ from those in Denmark. The Website links to other sites produced by Roche’s various operating divisions and subsidiaries, some of which are outside of Denmark. Those sites may have information that is appropriate only to that particular originating country. Roche reserves the right to limit provision of its products or services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction and/or to limit the quantities or any products or services we provide. Any offer for any product or service made on the Website is void where prohibited.

Governing Laws.

These Terms of Use and your use of the Website shall be governed by the laws of Denmark without regard to its conflicts of laws principles. Any legal action or proceeding related to the Website shall be brought exclusively before the Danish courts.

Miscellaneous.

If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, then such provision shall be severable without affecting the enforceability of all remaining provisions. Roche reserves the right to alter or delete materials from the Website at any time at its discretion.