Terms and conditions

According to article 6 of Law n°2004-575 of June 21 2004, users of BIOGARAN’s website are informed about the identity of various parties involved in its implementation and development.

WEBSITE EDITOR

BIOGARAN, a company with a share capital of 4 000 000 Euros,
Incorporated in Nanterre under Company Number B 405 113 598
Registered office:15 Boulevard Charles de Gaulle – 92707 COLOMBES CEDEX, FRANCE
Telephone number: +33(0)155 72 41 00
Teams in charge of publication: the Marketing and International departments of BIOGARAN

WEBSITE HOSTING SERVICE

PRAXIS, a company with a share capital of 7 800 euros.
Incorporated in Nanterre under Company Number 321 423 204.
Registered office: 50 rue Carnot – 92284 SURESNES CEDEX

GENERAL WEBSITE TERMS www.biogaran.com

By using BIOGARAN’s website, you accept the Terms and Conditions defined below which, for some services, could be complemented by specific conditions.

ACCESS TO BIOGARAN’S WEBSITE

BIOGARAN’s website www.biogaran.com is accessible by the user 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, except when further specifications are stated against that. BIOGARAN cannot be held liable when the internet connection is interrupted due to a technical issue, in case of force majeure events, during an update or modification of the website, following the intervention of the Website’s provider, an internal or external personnel strike, due to a network failure, due to an electrical power failure or due to a misuse or misconfiguration of the website by the user

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The general structure, as well as texts, images, pictures, downloadable documents, commercial trademarks (registered by BIOGARAN or its commercial partners), the website’s menus and submenus, and elements making up the website, are of the exclusive ownership of BIOGARAN except when they are still governed by the public domain’s regime.

As a consequence, any partial or total representation, reproduction, ”overlapping”, distribution or redistribution is forbidden according to article L122-4 of the Intellectual property Code. Any person unable to justify a prior express consent from BIOGARAN incurs penalties for counterfeiting pursuant to article L335-2 and followings of the same code.
Also, any partial or total representation, reproduction, overlapping distribution or redistribution of the website’s database is forbidden under law n°98-536 of the 1st of July 1998.
In any event, a logo « Copyright 2014 – BIOGARAN – all rights reserved » must appear on all copies, in whole or in part, of this website, stating that these copies are subject to the prior express consent of BIOGARAN.

YOUR OBLIGATION AS A USER OF THIS WEBSITE

In the case where a user would wish to broadcast any kind of information on BIOGARAN’s website, he or she must behave correctly and use appropriate language in accordance with the legislation in force, public order and good manners. The user shall refrain from any abusive, discriminatory or defamatory language or which infringes copyright, image, privacy or medical record. In doing so, he or she will be exposed to a ban from the website and eventually, be liable for his or her actions.
The data published on the Internet or extranet can be regulated in terms of use or be protected by a property right. The publisher will be not liable for the exploitation of the database, the website or services provided by a third person who contravene to the law in force.

LIABILITY OF BIOGARAN

The website www.biogaran.com provides the user with information for information purposes only. Despite the effort with which BIOGARAN checks the accuracy of this information, errors or omissions might be found.
The website might contain information related to Public Health for a sole purpose of informing the user. This information cannot replace the advice of a doctor or health professional, or cannot be used to diagnose or determine a medical treatment.
In any case, the liability of BIOGARAN is excluded from any damages which are directly or indirectly at the origin of profits and customer loss, economic loss, resulting from data misuses or the impossibility to use the website properly.
BIOGARAN will, furthermore, not be held liable for advertisements and other links or external sources that do not appear in its own website www.biogaran.com

HYPERLINKS

Any webmaster wishing to establish a link from their website to BIOGARAN’s website are subject to a prior express authorization by sending an email to the address provided for this purpose. This address can be found www.biogaran.com under “Contact”. In any case, when the webmaster creates a hyperlink, he or she agrees not to use the technique of deep link ( « deep linking ») whereby the pages of the website www.biogaran.com are embedded within the pages in the webmaster’s website.
The user who will be redirected to third-party websites via a hyperlink contained on BIOGARAN’s website, acknowledges that BIOGARAN is not responsible for the content of these websites. Consequently, BIOGARAN will, in no event, be liable for any direct or indirect result of the use of these third-party websites.

PHOTOS’ CREDIT

Photothèque Biogaran
Jason Knott@Bureau de Victor
Romain Chambodut
Thinkstock/Fuse
Matka_Wariatka/iStock
Camille Malissen

PERSONAL DATA

By using www.biogaran.com, the user is likely to disclose personal information related to him or her. This data is only stored for the needs of the services offered by www.biogaran.com and will not be stored or published without notifying the user who voluntarily provides this information by completing an online form. It is then specified to the user the mandatory or optional nature of the information provided.

RIGHT TO ACCESS TO YOUR PERSONAL DATA

With respect to the French law n°78-17 of 6 January 1978, any user of BIOGARAN’s website has the right to modify his or her own personal data.
For this purpose, the user shall send a letter to the following address: 15 Boulevard Charles de Gaulle – 92707 COLOMBES Cedex – by mentioning their name or their business name, their physical and / or electronic contact details and, if applicable, the reference they would have as a member of BIOGARAN’s website. The user also has the possibility to receive information through the RSS flux by clicking on the corresponding logo. In this case, the IP address of the user is collected for this sole purpose and cannot at any time be used for any other purpose.

COOKIES USED TO CALCULATE STATISTICAL DATA ON THE USE OF BIOGRAN’S WEBSITE

The user’s IP address of BIOGARAN’s website is collected in order to carry out analytical studies to determine the number of users accessing the website. This information is used by the IT and marketing departments of BIOGARAN, or one of its partners, such as Google Analytics.

The analytical services of internet websites provided by Google-Inc., use cookies which are files placed on the user’s computer in order to assist the website in measuring its audience. The current setting keeps this information for six months. Beyond this period, this information is deleted.

Google Analytics is also configured with the « IP address masking » feature, which collect the IP address of the user partially, so that the user cannot be identified by this analysis tool. Google cannot associate the user’s IP to others data it holds.
The user may disable the cookies option by selecting the appropriate settings on his or her browser. However, such deactivation is likely to prevent the use of certain features of the website. By using this website, the user expressly consents to the processing of their personal data by Google under the conditions and for the purposes described above. The user may act against the registration of cookies by configuring their browser in the following way:

For Mozilla Firefox :

1. Select « Menu-Tools-Options »
2. Select the Icon «Privacy »
Locate the “Cookie” menu and select the appropriate options or check the « Prohibit websites from tracking me » box.

For Microsoft Internet Explorer :

1. Choose the « Tools » menu then « Internet Options »
2. Click on the « Confidentiality » tab
3. Select the desired level using the cursor.

For Opera 6.0 and beyond :

1. Choose the « File » menu, then « Preferences »
2. Click on the « Privacy » tab.

For Google Chrome :

1. Click on the wrench icon in the browser toolbar
2. Select the « Settings » tab
3. Click on « Show advanced settings »
4. In the « Confidentiality » section, click on « Content Settings »
5. Go to the « Cookies » section to change the settings.

SOCIAL NETWORK

Our website contains links related to Social networks and provided by third-parties such as Facebook or Twitter (hereinafter cited as “Features”). Theses “Features” might store your IP address and pages you have visited on our website and produce cookies which make sure that the system works properly. From these cookies it could also be possible for these third-party websites to link data mentioned above and your user profile. Your interactions with these “Features” are governed by the Privacy policy of the website it relates to.

PERSONAL DATA

With respect to the French law n°78-17 of 6 January 1978, you have access to your personal data and therefore can get a copy, ask to modify or delete this data, if necessary. This right of access can be exercised by sending a postal letter to the following address: International Department, BIOGARAN, 15 boulevard Charles de Gaulle – 92707 Colombes Cedex, France.)

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