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Alexion Pharma UK (“Alexion” or “we”) provides this website as a source of general information about paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). This page describes the terms and conditions (hereinafter “Terms”) that apply to any user visiting www.pnhacademy.co.uk(hereinafter “the Site”). This website may be linked to other websites and applications for mobile devices (“Applications”) provided by Alexion, which together with this website shall be referred to in this statement as the “Site”.

By using the Site, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the terms and that you accept them without limitation. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not use the Site. As the Terms may be amended at any time without prior notice to you, we advise you to consult them regularly.

Please read this legal statement carefully before using the Site. This statement includes

  • Terms of Use
  • Data Privacy Statement
  • Cookie Policy

(“Terms of Use”, “Data Privacy Statement” and “Cookie Policy” collectively referred to as the “Terms”)

Terms of Use

Scope of the Site

The Site is intended to provide general information on paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH).

The information contained on the Site is intended for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for actual medical care, advice and is in no way intended to replace professional medical care or attention by a healthcare professional. Persons requiring diagnosis or treatment or with questions specific to a single individual are advised to contact a local healthcare provider. The information contained on this website should not be used for diagnosing a health and/or fitness problem and/or disease. The information provided on the Site is not intended for minors.

Alexion has made reasonable efforts to ensure that information is complete and accurate when posted. However, Alexion makes no warranties or representations as to the completeness or accuracy of the information presented.

Information, especially financial (if any), published on the Site shall not be considered as an encouragement to invest. The Site may contain forward-looking statements regarding Alexion's operations, financial condition, prospects, products, services, and strategies. Such forward-looking statements are based on estimates and projections about our industry, management's beliefs, and certain assumptions made by our management. Such statements are subject to certain factors which may cause Alexion's plans or results to differ from those expected, including, without limitation, decisions of regulatory authorities regarding marketing approval or material limitations on marketing of Alexion’s products; delays in arranging satisfactory manufacturing capability and establishing commercial infrastructure; the possibility that results of clinical trials are not predictive of safety and efficacy results of Alexion’s products in broader patient populations in the disease studied or other diseases; the risk that acquisitions will not result in short-term or long-term benefits; the possibility that current results of commercialization are not predictive of future rates of commercialization; the risk that third parties will not agree to license any necessary intellectual property to Alexion on reasonable terms or at all; the r ers (including governmental agencies) will not reimburse for the use of Alexion’s products at acceptable rates or at all; the risk that estimates regarding the number of patients is inaccurate; our ability to successfully complete preclinical or clinical development of our products; our ability to expand the use of our product in other indications; and other risks set forth from time to time in Alexion's filings with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. Alexion undertakes no obligation to update any of these forward-looking statements.

You may use the Site for lawful purposes only. Alexion specifically prohibits the use of the Site for, and you agree not to: (i) use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site; (ii) take any action that imposes an unreasonably large load on the Site’s infrastructure; and (iii) decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up any part of the Site, or attempt to do the same.

This website is intended for audiences in the United Kingdom. If you are located outside the UK, please contact Alexion for any information about the products, programs and services available to you.

Restrictions on Use of Materials and Intellectual Property

The Site is owned and operated by Alexion. The contents of the Site, such as text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, software and other material (the "Material") are protected under copyright, trademark and other laws. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, modify, upload, post, transmit, or distribute Material in any way. For purposes of these Terms, the use of the Material or a modification of the Material on any other Site or networked computer environment is prohibited unless permission is obtained in writing from Alexion. You may not copy or adapt any Material we use to generate the web pages. This is also protected by copyright and other laws.

The following statement should appear on any authorized copy of all or part of the content of the Site: "COPYRIGHT 2016 – ALEXION PHARMA UK - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.".

Links to Third Party Websites

Links to other websites not controlled by Alexion (non-Alexion) are provided for convenience only.
By providing these links, we are not endorsing or agreeing with content contained at any of the linked sites. Furthermore, the content of the linked websites is not part of the Site. The use of third-party sites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of the third-party site.

Neither Alexion nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site or any linked non-Alexion site from or to this Site shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any damages of any nature arising out of your access to this Site or any linked non-Alexion site from this Site, or any errors or omissions in their content. In addition, you are responsible for taking the precautions necessary to prevent any infection, in particular by one or more computer viruses, Trojan horses or any other virus.

We also want you to know that when you link from an Alexion website to another website, the website may have the ability to recognize that you have come from the Site. If you do not want any other websites and/or provider to know that you have been on this Site, we recommend that you do not use the links provided in our Site.

Submissions

Alexion appreciates hearing from interested parties and welcomes your comments regarding Alexion's products or technologies, including Alexion's on-line services. However, Alexion's company policy does not allow it to accept or consider confidential creative ideas, suggestions, inventions, note drawings, concepts, materials or other information (collectively "Information") other than those it has specifically requested in writing. If you nonetheless send us any Information, it shall be deemed, and shall remain, the property of Alexion. None of the Information shall be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of Alexion and Alexion shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Information. Without limitation of the foregoing, Alexion shall exclusively own all now known or hereafter existing rights to the Information and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the Information for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to the provider of the Information.

Limitation on Liability

The Site is for informational purposes only. The information contained herein should not be used for diagnosing a health or fitness problem or disease in individual cases. Alexion makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. The materials in this Site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind either expressed or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Alexion disclaims all explicit or implicit warranties, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and suitability for a particular purpose of the Site.

Consequently, except for direct damages resulting from gross negligence or willful misconduct, Alexion assumes no liability or responsibility for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages under any legal theory arising out of or in connection with this Site; for any inaccuracy, errors or omissions in the content of 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 or for the ability or inability to use the Site or the information contained herein. Furthermore, Alexion does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error free; that defects will be corrected or that this Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.

Availability of the Site

You acknowledge that (i) it is technically impossible to provide the Site free from any defect and that Alexion cannot undertake to do so; (ii) defects may lead to the Site being temporarily unavailable; and (iii) operation of the Site can be affected by events and/or matters that Alexion does not control. Alexion may, at any time, alter or interrupt, temporarily or permanently, all or part of the Site to undertake maintenance and/or make improvements and/or changes to the Site. Alexion is not responsible for any alteration, suspension or interruption of the Site.

Trademark and Copyright Information

The Site may contain or reference Alexion or third party proprietary information, technologies, processes, trademarks, logos etc. as follows:

The following trademarks are trademarks owned by Alexion:

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The following trademarks are trademarks owned by a third party:

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  • Videos are owned by Alexion with permission to use from the person in the video

Legal Provisions

The Site and its content are governed by and interpreted in accordance with the Laws of England and Wales, any dispute relating thereto are subject to the jurisdiction of the High Court of London. Alexion reserves the right to limit provision of any product or service to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction and to limit the products or services that we provide.

Severability

If any of these Terms are held invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the other provisions of these Terms shall remain in full force and effect. If any provision of these Terms are held invalid or unenforceable only in part or degree, the remainder will continue in full force and effect to the extent not held invalid or unenforceable.

How to contact Alexion

If you have any questions about the Terms of the Site, you may contact us as follows:

Alexion Pharma UK
3 Furzeground Way,
Stockley Park,
Uxbridge,
Middlesex, UB111EZ
Tel.: +44 (0) 208 744 6600
Email: alexion.uk@alxn.com

Last updated on: 14th January 2016