Legal Terms of Use

Last Update: March 2017

This website (“Website”) is provided to you under these "Terms of Use" and any amendments or supplements to them (collectively referred to as this "Agreement") that may be posted by Janssen Research & Development, LLC or one of its affiliated companies (collectively, “Site Owner,” "we," "us") from time to time. Your use of this Website, or any other services or content provided through the Website (or Mobile Software), shall be deemed to constitute your consent to be legally bound by the terms and conditions of the Agreement, which shall be enforceable in the same way as if you had signed the Agreement. If you are not willing to accept the terms and conditions in the Agreement, we ask that you not access or use the Website or post or submit any materials on it.

Website Intended Audience

This Website is intended for and directed to residents of the United States. This Website is not intended for anyone under the age of 13.

Information Disclaimer

The information including any advice and recommendations on the Website is intended solely as a general educational aid. It is not intended as medical or healthcare advice, or to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment, or for any individual problem. It is also not intended as a substitute for professional advice and services from a qualified healthcare provider familiar with your unique facts. Always seek the advice of your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider regarding any medical condition and before starting any new treatment. Your use of the site is subject to the additional disclaimers and caveats that may appear throughout the Website.

We assume no responsibility for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the information, services, or other material on the Website. While we strive to keep the information on the Website accurate, complete, and up-to-date, we do not give any assurances, and will not be responsible for, any damage or loss related to the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information on the Website.

Ownership

You understand that the Website is available for your personal, non-commercial use only. You agree that the Website is the property of the Site Owner; including all intellectual property rights in it and that you have no right to use them other than as set out in these Terms of Use. We are not responsible for any harm or loss that you suffer in relation to any use you make of the Website for any business purposes or other purposes not authorized under these Terms of Use. We reserve the right to refuse or terminate access to the Website at our discretion. The Website is provided free of charge and on that basis, we have no obligation to provide any maintenance or support services in relation to it and we are not responsible for any loss or damage you may suffer as a result of any failure to maintain or update the Website.

You may not copy, change, or reuse the Website, any updates to it, or any part of it, including the software incorporated in it.

You may use this Website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms of Use. You are granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, revocable, limited license to view, print, and distribute content retrieved from the Website for your personal, noncommercial purposes, provided that you do not remove or obscure the copyright notice or other notices displayed on the content. You may not copy, reprint, modify, display, perform, translate, distribute, adapt, broadcast, communicate to the public by telecommunication, circulate, or sell the content retrieved from the Website in any way, for any commercial use, or provide it to any commercial source, including other websites, without the prior written permission of the Site Owner.

In addition, you agree not to (a) use this Website in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair this Website, or interfere with any other use of this Website, including any user's ability to engage in real-time activities through this Website; (b) use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, process, or means to access this Website for any purpose, including to scrape, data mine, monitor, or copy any of the material on this Website; (c) use any manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on this Website, or to engage in any other unauthorized purpose without the express prior written consent of the Site Owner; (d) otherwise use any device, software, or routine that interferes with the proper working of this Website; or (e) otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Website.

We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you.

Privacy and Consent to Use Data

The information that we obtain through your use of the Website, whether through the registration process or otherwise, is subject to our Privacy Policy. Our Privacy Policy addresses our collection and use of the data you provide to us, including your rights relative to that information.

Electronic Communications

The information communicated on the Website constitutes an electronic communication. When you communicate with us through the Website or via other forms of electronic media, such as email, you are communicating with us electronically. You agree that we may communicate electronically, subject to local privacy laws, and that such communications, as well as notices, disclosures, agreements, and other communications that we provide to you electronically, are equivalent to communications in writing and shall have the same force and effect as if they were in writing and signed by the party sending the communication.

Disclaimer of Warranties With Respect to Use of Website

The Website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Except as specifically provided herein, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, the Site owner expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express, legal, or implied, including, without limitation, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.

The Site Owner does not make any warranty that the Website will meet your requirements, or that access to the Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, or that defects, if any, will be corrected. The Site Owner makes no warranties as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Website or as to the accuracy, quality, or reliability of any information obtained through the Website.

You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Website is used at your own risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data.

No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from the Site Owner or through the Website shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.

Limitations of Liability

You expressly understand and agree that under no circumstances will the Site Owner, its affiliates, and any of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, mandataries, or other representatives be liable for direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, punitive, or aggravated damages, including, without limitation, any loss of use, loss of income, saving, or profits, loss of data, loss of goodwill, cost of procurement of substitute services, or any other indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, howsoever caused, and on any theory of liability, whether for breach of contract, tort (including negligence and strict liability), or otherwise resulting from (a) the use of, or the inability to use, the Website; (b) the cost of procurement of substitute services, items, or websites; (c) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data (including personal information); (d) the statements or conduct of any third party on the Website; or (e) any other matter relating to the Website. These limitations will apply whether or not the Site Owner has been advised of the possibility of such damages and notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy. This exclusion of liability shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws.

Trademark Notices

The trademarks and brand names displayed on this Website are the property of the Site Owner, its affiliates, or third-party owners. You may not use or display any trademarks or service marks owned by the Site Owner without our prior written consent. You may not use or display any other trademarks or service marks displayed on this Website without the permission of their owners.

Modification or Suspension of the Website

We will make reasonable efforts to make the Website available, but we may from time to time need to interrupt, restrict, modify, or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website or parts of it without notice. We will not be responsible for any harm or loss you may suffer as a result of such actions.

Termination

We may at any time terminate your use of or access to the Website and may delete any or all of your User Content without prior notice if we have a good reason to do so, which includes any breach by you of these Terms of Use and the Community Guidelines. We will not be responsible for any loss or harm you may suffer as a result of termination of your use of the Website in these circumstances. In the event of any termination, you must stop using the Website and you agree that the provisions of the Agreement regarding Ownership, Trademark Notices, Indemnification, Disclaimer or Warranties, Limitations of Liability, and Applicable Law shall survive any such termination.

Links to Third-Party Sites

This Website may contain links or references to third-party websites. These links are provided for your convenience only. No endorsement of any third-party products, services, or information is expressed or implied by any information, material, or content of any third party contained in, referred to, included on, or linked from or to this Website. Any information, data, opinions, recommendations, products, or services provided by such third parties through links to other websites or otherwise made available through their websites are solely those of such third parties and not of the Site Owner. Your use of such third-party websites is subject to the terms of use and the privacy policies of such websites.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Site Owner and its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, or other representatives from and against all claims, liability, damages, and expenses, including without limitation all legal fees and costs arising from or relating to (a) your breach of these Terms of Use; (b) your use of this Website including, without limitation, transmission or placement of information or material by you on this Website; and (c) any claim or allegation that any of your User Content infringes the intellectual property or other proprietary rights, or privacy rights, of any third party.

Modifications to These Terms

We may make changes to the Terms of Use from time to time, in our sole discretion, by updating these Terms of Use on this Website and specifying the effective date of the new version of the Terms of Use. The “Last Update” date at the top of these Terms of Use will indicate when the latest changes were made. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of a new version of the Terms of Use constitutes your acceptance of any such changes. Accordingly, whenever you visit this Website, you should check to see if a new version of the Agreement has been posted.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns with respect to these Terms of Use or the Website you may contact us as identified in the Privacy Policy or the “Contact Us” section of this Website.

Severability of Agreement

Should any part or provision of these Terms of Use be held unlawful, void, invalid, or unenforceable, that portion shall be deemed severable from these Terms of Use and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Survival

All sections shall survive the termination of the right to use the Website.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

The information on the Website is intended only for use by residents of the United States. Other countries may have laws, regulatory requirements, or medical practices that differ from those in the United States. The Agreement and the resolution of any dispute related to the Agreement, the Website, or items you purchase through the Website, and any non-contractual obligations arising out of or in connection with these Terms of Use, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Any legal action or proceeding between the Site Owner and you related to the Agreement shall be brought exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction sitting in the United States, and you agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.