Terms of Use

Important legal information
1.    APPLICABILITY OF TERMS OF USE

This website (the "Website") is operated by Belimed AG, Industriestrasse 66, 6301 Zug, Switzerland ("Belimed"). The Website is provided to the user ("You") for informational purposes and "as is" only. By using the Website, You agree to be bound by these terms of use (the "Terms of Use").

2.    NO OFFER

This Website does not constitute a legally binding offer for any of the products and services mentioned or advertised thereon.

3.    CONTENT, LINKS AND LIABILITY

While Belimed is doing its best to make sure that the content of the Website (the "Content") is correct and up to date at all times, errors sometimes do occur. Belimed does not make any representations or warranties (whether expressed or implied) with respect to the correctness, completeness and currentness of the Content. Belimed retains the right to amend and/or delete any Content at its own discretion at any time. Furthermore, no representations or warranties are made with respect to the availability of the Website.
Belimed shall not be liable for any damages arising from Your use of the Website (including its Content) or Your inability to use the Website.
Belimed shall further not be responsible for any third party content accessible via a link on the Website or liable for any damages arising in connection therewith.

4.    INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

The Content is subject to intellectual property rights owned by or licensed to Belimed and shall remain the sole property of Belimed or its third party licensors at all times. The Content may only be reproduced and/or otherwise used in excess of the normal viewing and use of the Website with Belimed's explicit authorization (unless such usage is otherwise allowed under applicable intellectual property laws).

5.    DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY

5.1.    In general

Belimed collects the following data from Your use of the Website: Your browser type and version, general information regarding Your operating system, the current date and time and your IP address (the "Anonymous Data"). The Anonymous Data is used to anonymously analyze the usage of the Website and for anonymous statistical purposes only.  
Belimed may further collect the following personal data: Your name, Your contact information including email address, and topics of interest ("Personal Data"). Such information is only collected if You enter such information in the respective form fields on the Website.
Belimed will only use Your Personal Data as stated when collecting the Personal Data and Belimed will not make Your Personal Data available to any third parties unless Belimed has Your permission or is required by law to do so.

5.2.    Control over Your Personal Data

You have the right to request information about what Personal Data Belimed has saved with respect to You. You may also request that such Personal Data is corrected or deleted. Please address any such request to: info@belimed.com

5.3.    Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive (hereinafter a "Cookie"). Once you agree, the file is added. Cookies allow web applications to respond to You as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to Your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about Your preferences.
Overall, Cookies help Belimed provide You with a better website, by enabling Belimed to monitor which pages You find useful and which You do not. A cookie in no way gives Belimed access to Your computer or any information about You, other than the data You choose to share with Belimed.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept Cookies, but You can usually modify Your browser setting to decline Cookies if You prefer. You will however not be able to use the Website unless your browser accepts at least our functional Cookies in which your preferred territory and language are stored.

The table below lists the Cookies the Website uses and what information they store:

Cookie name Cookie functionality/information Expiry
ASP.NET_SessionId Microsoft cookie used to keep each website user unique. Expires when the browser is closed
CMSPreferredCulture Kentico CMS cookie used to output the correct language content. 1 year
_ga Google Analytics cookie.  See section 5.4 2 years
acceptCookies Cookie used to indicate that a user accepted use of cookies. 1 year
belimedCountry Cookie used to track which country a user selected.  Site content is filtered based on country selected. 1 year
APISID Google preferences cookie. Used to store user preferences and information when viewing pages with Google maps on them. 2 years
HSID Google security cookie. This cookie is used to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of login credentials, and protect user data from unauthorized parties. 2 years
NID Google advertising cookie. Used to store user preferences and information. 6 months
PREF Google preferences cookie. These cookies allow our website to remember information that changes the way the site behaves or looks, such as your preferred language or the region you are in. 2 years
 


For more information about Cookies, please refer to aboutcookies.org .

5.4.    Google Analytics

The Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses Cookies to help Belimed analyze how users use the Website. The information generated by the Cookie about Your use of the Website (including Your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating Your use of the Website, compiling reports on Website activity for Belimed and for providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. You may refuse the use of Cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if You do this You may not be able to use the full functionality of the Website. By using this Website, you consent to the processing of data about You by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
You may also opt out of future tracking by Google Analytics by downloading and installing a Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on for your current web browser .

5.5.    Data Security

As a Swiss corporation, Belimed is subject to Swiss data protection law and is as such obligated to safeguard Your Data.

6.    APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION

These Terms of Use are exclusively governed by Swiss law under exclusion of its conflict of laws rules. The courts of Zug, Switzerland shall have exclusive jurisdiction with respect to any disputes arising from or in connection with these Terms of Use.