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Terms of use

​​Legal statement

Terms and conditions for using the information on this portal

Dear Visitor,

By visiting this web page you agree, without limitation and reservation, to be subject to Hungarian legal regulation on the protection of personal data and on access to data of public interest (Act CXII of 2011 on Informational Self-determination and Freedom of Information) and other applicable regulations when using the information posted on our website.

By accessing the content of this website and browsing through its pages, you unreservedly accept the conditions set forth in this statement, irrespective of whether or not you have read them. Gedeon Richter Plc acknowledges these rules as binding on itself too.

Our company will regularly screen the portal’s data management system and the statements pertaining to copyrights, continuously revise the principles of information handling in view of legislative changes and, if necessary, implement the required amendments. If you have any questions in connection with the interpretation of the legal statements appearing on this website or if you wish to make a suggestion or comment in order to improve the quality of our statements, you can do so by clicking on the “Contact” link in the footer.

Gedeon Richter Plc reserves the right to revise, amend as necessary or upgrade the content of the statements published on its website at any time. Any amendment made during such revision will be binding on you, so please review the content of the statements occasionally in order to note any change in them.
 
Limitation and exclusion of liability

Everybody visits and uses the Company’s website on their own responsibility and at their own discretion. The information downloaded from this website may be used solely on a volunteer basis at the risk of the user.

Neither the Company nor the parties participating in the development and operation of this website are liable for any fault, damage, loss of data, or any error in the content of the website which may arise – directly, indirectly or accidentally – in connection with establishing a connection, browsing or downloading, when visiting this portal.

Gedeon Richter Plc may be held liable for the content posted on its portal system solely in the territory of Hungary in accordance with Hungarian legal regulations.
 
The content posted on this website is for information purposes only and may not be construed as counselling or a recommendation, and such information may not serve as the basis for any decision or action, including the medical information posted on the website, which cannot replace the detailed medical advice tailored to each patient’s needs.

Gedeon Richter Plc reserves the right to terminate any or all of the portal’s services without prior notice.

The portal may contain inaccuracies and typographical errors. Gedeon Richter Plc reserves the right to change, correct and/or improve the current content as well as the programmes and products described in the information without prior notice.

The Company has the right to continuously monitor the exchange of ideas and other posts appearing on the portal’s forums. However, the content of the above cannot be regarded as a commitment made by Gedeon Richter Plc, and, accordingly, the Company will not assume liability for any fault, failure, false assertion or inaccuracy that may arise from the content of the aforementioned pages.

The content of the website and the uploaded information are constantly reviewed in order to ensure that information in breach of morality is not posted, the rights of third persons are protected and applicable laws are complied with at all times. The operator of the website is entitled to partially or completely delete any content that has been uploaded without permission. By visiting the website, you agree and undertake not to send any data or information which violates legal regulation, other rules or the Code of Conduct.

Links on the corporate portal

The website of Gedeon Richter Plc may be connected to other web pages by means of links. The Company regularly checks the availability of these links. However, Gedeon Richter Plc cannot guarantee that the links pointing to these web pages are constantly available and will not assume any liability for the content so accessed, even if you have accessed such content by clicking on a link on the Company’s website.

Technical responsibility

Furthermore, the Company is not liable and may not be held liable for any damage that your computer or any other of your property sustains when connecting to the portal or accessing, using and browsing through its content, including any adverse incident that may occur during downloading any material, data, text, image, video or audio material.

In addition, the Company is not liable for any direct or indirect damages, losses or costs that may arise from the improper operation or malfunction of the website or from any similar causes; nor is it liable for the accuracy and up-to-dateness of the information posted on or accessible through this website.

The Company will do everything it can, in accordance with current technical possibilities, to protect the personal data it obtains. However, it is not liable for any potential damage that may arise from unauthorised access to and the destruction, modification or publication of such data or for any damage caused by such illegal conduct. Only the person exhibiting such conduct will be liable for such damage.
 
Data protection and accessibility

Most of the services offered on this portal do not require prior identification, so Gedeon Richter Plc provides you with access to the content of these services without you having to reveal your identity.

However, in order to visit certain sections, identity data must be provided during which time users simultaneously agree that our Company may record their data for purposes of identification. In case you decide that you do not wish to provide the requested personal data, you accept the possibility that you may not be able to access certain sections of this portal.

The channels of the website reserved for registered users:
  • the professional content of the health care web page,
  • materials pertaining to certain media events.
The personal data you provide for the Company are handled by the portal’s operator in accordance with the legal regulations.

We hereby state that we will use the information you send to customer service under the “Contact” link and which does not constitute personal data solely for finding a solution to the problem; such data is also governed by the data protection requirement set forth in legal regulations.

Gedeon Richter Plc will keep your personal data only as long as legally and ethically required.

Applicable laws

The most important legal sources that apply to the handling of your personal data include the Information Act, the data protection regulations affecting particular services, the applicable recommendations of the data protection commissioner and the joint Drug Communication Code of Conduct of the National Association of Hungarian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and the Association of Innovative Pharmaceutical Manufacturers.

Registration IDs for data management

We have submitted the portal’s data management system for registration in the Data Protection Records. The data management registration IDs of Gedeon Richter Plc are as follows: 

Data management item                                       Registration ID

 Contact module                                                    815-0001

 Newsletter module                                              815-0002

 Media registration module                                 815-0004

 Medical registration module                              815-0005

 Jobs module                                                         815-0007

We take into account any changes in regulations when conducting detailed audits of the portal’s data management system and upgrading its internal data protection principles.

If you have any questions or comments regarding data management, you can send them to us by clicking on the “Contact” button in the footer.

Confidentiality of information

Gedeon Richter Plc will not disclose your personal data to a third, unauthorised party, except as required by the data protection regulations.

Right of access

You have the legally specified right and the technical possibility to access and upgrade your personal data or request that they be deleted.

Our portal and its system administrator pay attention at all times to maintaining personal data. If you want to get access to the website to update or correct the data you have provided us, you can do so by clicking on the “Change Data” button.

If requested in writing, we will delete all the personal and other data you have provided us in accordance with the provisions of the Personal Data Protection Act.

Storage of personal data

The data you provide will be accessed only by the employees of Gedeon Richter Plc who handle such data as part of their job responsibilities. The Company’s employees will treat the personal and other data provided to them confidentially and in compliance with the statutory regulations.

Gedeon Richter Plc will use every technical and other available tool to ensure that the data are stored securely and that any abuse or misuse of such data can be prevented.

When you visit our portal and browse through the pages, Gedeon Richter Plc will not record any personal data without your authorisation and permission. The Company collects only anonymous information on the use of its portal (for example, the most frequently visited pages and the most frequent search requests).

Gedeon Richter Plc does not promote spamming (unsolicited emails). As for the content of spams, our policy covers situations in which you receive a large number of unsolicited emails from persons with whom you were not previously in contact.

At the same time, Gedeon Richter Plc would like to retain the option to inform you via email if it thinks certain information may be important for you, but it also provides you with the opportunity to refuse this service.

Gedeon Richter acts in accordance with the provisions contained in this legal statement regarding the use of personal data, the purpose for using them and the methods by which they are used.

The website’s data controller and operator is Gedeon Richter Plc. (1103 Budapest, Gyömrői út 19-21.)

Right of redress

Users whose rights have been violated can take the matter to court. Users can also contact the Hungarian National Authority for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (official address: 1125 Budapest, Szilágyi Erzsébet fasor 22/C; mailing address: 1530 Bp. Pf.: 5, website: http:/www.naih.hu) for legal remedy pertaining to the illegal handling of personal data.
 

Copyrights and rights of use

Copyrights and ownership of information

You must retain and make note of any comments pertaining to copyright and other intellectual rights on pages downloaded and printed from the website.

All the information available on the website, including all the images and texts, are protected by copyright and industrial property rights.

You may not, either in part or in full, distribute, modify or use the portal’s content, including the entire content, its images, audio and video materials, for public or commercial purposes without the prior written consent of Gedeon Richter Plc. You acknowledge and agree that, unless otherwise provided by law, all the content published on the portal is subject to copyright law and may not be used without Gedeon Richter’s permission in any way other than in compliance with the conditions described herein or with the provisions set forth in the text on the given web page.

The www.richter.hu portal structure includes information on trademarks, patents and other proprietary rights as well as on the various products of Gedeon Richter Plc. The Company and other third persons will not assign and transfer to you any of the personal or proprietary interests or authorisations vested in the trademarks, patents, proprietary rights and other intellectual property rights that are so indicated.

Trademarks, proprietary names and domain names

In every case, the registered trademarks are the exclusive property of their owners. The trademarks, proprietary names and domain names registered by Gedeon Richter Plc may not be used by any person for commercial purposes and may not be used to ruin the goodwill of Gedeon Richter Plc.

Handling comments and feedbacks by visitors

You hereby acknowledge and agree that any communication or material, including any data (except for personal data), question, comment 
or suggestion will be treated by our Company as non-confidential and non-proprietary information. Everything that you send to our website becomes the property of Gedeon Richter Plc without any compensation, and the Company may use all of this information for any purpose, including disclosure and publication.

Gedeon Richter Plc may use any idea, principle, concept, procedure or technique which can be found in the communications sent by you for any purpose including, without limitation, product development, product manufacturing and product marketing carried out with the use of such information.

Gedeon Richter Plc will not retain the information you send to it and does not assume any obligation to provide feedback.

Links to the company’s web pages, frames

Only links to the home page are allowed. Deeper links may only be used with the prior written consent of Gedeon Richter Plc.

The portal’s pages may not be framed; that is, the pages may not be put into frames.