PRIVACY

 

PRIVACY RULES

Through this website ("Website") to use, you agree to the provisions of these Terms of Use ("Terms of Use") and the following privacy policy ("Privacy Policy"). These Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and MSD Belgium BVBA / SPRL, with registered office at Clos du Lynx, 5 - B-1200 Brussels, Belgium, and with company number 0406.820.770 ("MSD") with respect to the their subject. If you do not agree with these Terms of Use and / or this Policy, please do not use this Website.

If you have questions about this Website, these Terms of Use or this Privacy Policy or contact us if you want to record, you can do this by e-mail .

MSD reserves the right to change these Terms of Use and / or this Privacy Policy from time to adapt. MSD will these adjustments and their effective date to publish in the applicable version of the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, which is still consulted via a link at the bottom of every page of this Website.

If any provision of these Terms of Use and / or this Privacy Policy is unlawful, void or for any other reason unenforceable, then the validity of the remaining provisions shall not affect.

These Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy shall be governed by Belgian law. All disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this Website, will be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Brussels, notwithstanding the applicability of mandatory provisions MSD oblige you to sue in the courts of your domicile.

Terms of Use

1. This site is operated by MSD.

2.MSD grants you a nonexclusive, nontransferable, limited right to access, use and display on this Website and the Content of this Website for personal, non-commercial purposes, provided that you comply with these Terms of Use. You acknowledge that this Website software, documents, photographs, images, text, articles and other information ("Content") that are protected by intellectual property rights and / or other proprietary rights. All brands and logos that you see depicted on this Website are owned by MSD or their respective owners. You have no permission to the contents of this website in whole or in part in any manner to modify, translate, edit, alter, arrange, copy, reproduce, republish, sell, sublicense, transfer, for public or commercial purposes, or otherwise operate without the express prior written permission of MSD. You may not use this Website links to other websites without the prior written permission of MSD. Contents of this Website When you download onto your computer, you are not the owner of such Content.

3. You undertake to refrain from any action which the proper functioning of this Website might impede or the infrastructure of this Website might unreasonably overload.

4. The contents of this Website is provided "in the state he is" (as is) without express or implied warranty regarding the quality, accuracy, accuracy, fitness for purpose, usefulness or completeness. To the extent permitted under applicable law, gives MSD, its licensors, licensees, service providers or affiliates, no express or implied warranty regarding the content or operation of this Website or that this Website will operate uninterrupted or error free.

5. Although contents of a medical nature on the Website may be, this does not give MSD personal advice to patients regarding medical diagnosis or treatment. MSD refers to the appropriate professional health care providers to perform those tasks. Please adhere to a professional health care provider to set before you would make use of any product described on this Website or another.

6. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, MSD can not be held liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of this Website. If you are unhappy about the use of this Website, or do not agree to these Terms of Use, your sole remedy is the discontinuation of the use of the Website.

7. MSD via this Website shortcuts and / or access to websites and / or services of third parties. The links to and / or access to such sites and / or services of third parties are provided for information purposes only. MSD is not responsible for the content of these websites or services of third parties, nor can these shortcuts and / or access to be considered an endorsement by MSD of the website and / or services of third parties.

Privacy Policy

1. MSD is responsible for the processing of your personal data for the purposes described below. MSD undertakes to collect personal information in accordance with this Policy and applicable laws.

2. This Privacy Policy applies to personal information collected through this Website. This Privacy Policy does not apply to personal information collected from offline resources, except in cases where such personal information is consolidated with personal information on-line MSD has collected. This Privacy Policy does not apply to online resources of third parties' websites to which MSD can put a link.

3. Collected data. MSD collects personal information through this website in two ways:
(i) Information you provide:
MSD collects personal information and other information you enter into forms or data fields on this Website. This information may include, but is not limited to: contact information (like your name, postal address, email address, telephone number, user ID and password), date of birth, qualifications, hobbies and interests. MSD may also collect information about your health that you provide by responding to our questions and inquiries.
(ii) Automatically collected information:
This Website collects information provided by your browser. This information may include, but is not limited to: the site you will (the referring URL), the type of browser you are using, the date and time of access. This Website also collects information provided by your computer. This information may include, but is not limited to: your IP address and domain name.

MSD uses tracking technologies such as cookies to offer more functionality, such as your language to remember. A cookie is a small data file that Web servers to the hard drive of your computer is sent, where your Internet browser files are kept. Cookies allow websites enable small bits of information on your computer to store that information at a later date to ask. MSD uses two types of cookies: session cookies, which are temporary cookies that remain in the memory of your computer will be deleted when your Internet browser closes or your computer off and persistent cookies, which are on the hard drive of your computer remain until they expire, unless you she knew at an earlier time.

In some cases, MSD also tracking technologies in ways that personally identifies you when you provide personal information in a form or data field is entered on this Website or to which we have registered for our online resources to use by providing a user ID and password based on information validated through other offline interactions with you. We may use tracking technologies to your personal preferences and choices to remember, such as personal information that you entered in data fields on this Website, answers that you gave in response to our surveys or parts of this Website that you visit frequently. You may choose whether or not you want MSD to use tracking technologies to remember things about you and / or to provide additional personalized services. You can reduce the information collection through tracking technologies as described below.

4. Purposes. MSD collects and processes your personal data to manage the Website, for statistical purposes, for internal analysis, as well as advice, products, services and facilities to be provided. Since we have your prior consent and individual gain, we can also process your personal information to provide you additional services and promotions to offer which we believe you will find interesting. MSD reserves the right to disclose your personal information when required by law or by a court or MSD considers it necessary to initiate actions to establish or defend.

5. Tell a friend or e-mail-a-friend. If you choose to inform a friend about this Website, you will have the name and email address of your friend to give as well as your email address. The message is automatically sent to your friend and that MSD will not process data except to send the message.

6. Consolidation. In accordance with this Policy and applicable law consolidates and uses MSD in some cases personal information that people with MSD parts through various services and channels such as telephone, surveys, websites and other online resources to improve the quality of the services we offer to increase.

7. Opportunities to reduce data. You have three options for reducing data:
(i) No disclosure of personal information:
You can choose any personal information on-line by MSD to provide any personal information to enter into a form or data field on this Website and not through our on-line resources provided personalized services to use. But some of our online resources are available only to persons who provide personal information or personalized services.
(ii) Restrictions on the use for marketing:
Some online resources of MSD may ask your permission to provide personal information about you to guide you to add contact lists and additional services and promotions to identify and offer which we think you would find interesting. You can use personal information about you to the limit by the time you enter this information offered options to tick or ticking.
(iii) Limitations of Tracking:
On-line resources of MSD that tracking technologies, such as cookies to your personal preferences and choices to remember, allow you to choose whether you do not want MSD such techniques used to store things about you to remember or additional services to provide options by ticking or checking during registration or at the time of your personal information into forms or data fields entered are offered. Some Internet browsers enable you to use tracking technologies, such as cookies, certain sites or for all sites to reduce or off. If you limit or disable cookies, some features of this Website may not function properly.

8. Recipients. Personal information about you will be accessible to MSD, including its subsidiaries, divisions and groups around the world and for individuals and organizations who provide personal information and use only as directed by MSD. You agree that your data may be transferred outside the European Economic Area. Use and disclosure of personal information by external individuals and organizations acting on behalf of MSD is governed by contracts that require personal information receives the same protection as provided in this Policy and applicable laws.

9. Transfer to third parties. MSD may for business reasons, decide to reorganize its business or transfer by sale, merger or acquisition. In those circumstances, personal information may be shared with buyers or transferees. MSD will obtain written guarantees that in those circumstances the personal information will be protected appropriately. Except where the law expressly permits or requires, or where provided for in this Privacy Policy, personal information about you will not otherwise be shared without your permission.

10. Security. MSD will take reasonable steps to protect personal information when that information from your computer to our online resources and servers and is sent to personal information in its possession against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. You are personally responsible for securing your own copies of your passwords and related access codes for our online resources.

11. Your Rights. You have the right to access your personal data. You also have the right to have incorrect information corrected. Therefore you can send a request via e-mail to dataprivacy.be@merck.com or by post to Privacy Officer, Compliance Department MSD, Antares Building, Lynx Binnenhof 5, 1200 Brussels, stating your details and a copy of your identity. You can still freely object to the use of your data for marketing purposes.