Terms of Use

IMS Health Web Site Terms and Conditions

Terms

IMS Health operates this Web site to provide online access to information about IMS Health and the products, services, and opportunities we provide. Your access and use of this Web site is subject to the following terms and conditions and constitutes acceptance of these terms (“Terms of Use”).

IMS Health reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use at any time without giving you prior notice. Your use of the Web site following any such modification constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the Terms of Use as modified.

License and Access

You may use the Web site, and the information, writings, images and/or other works that you see, hear or otherwise experience on the Web site (singly or collectively, the "Content") solely for your non-commercial, personal purposes and/or to learn about IMS Health products and services. No right, title or interest in any Content is transferred to you, whether as a result of downloading such Content or otherwise. IMS Health reserves complete title and full intellectual property rights in all Content.  Except as expressly authorized by these Terms of Use, you may not use, alter, copy, distribute, transmit, or derive another work from any Content obtained from the Web site, except as expressly permitted by these Terms of Use.

Copyright

IMS Health, its suppliers or the original creator of the Content own all copyrights to Content on the Web site and all other intellectual property rights related to the Web site. To the extent that IMS Health has the right to do so without compensation to third parties and except for Content specifically provided under other terms, IMS Health grants you permission to copy Content on the Web site solely for your non-commercial use in support of IMS Health products. You agree that any copies of the Content shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices in the same form and manner as the original. You may not, without IMS Health’s permission, "mirror" any Cotnent contained on the Web site or any other server. Except as specified above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any trademark, patent, copyright, or any other intellectual property right of IMS Health or any third party.

Trademarks

The trademarks, logos, service marks, brand identities, title, characters, trade names, graphics, designs, and other properties (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the IMS Health Web site is protected intellectual properties that are registered and unregistered trademarks of IMS Health, its affiliates and others. Nothing contained on the IMS Health Web site should be construed as granting, by implication, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this Web site without the written permission of IMS Health or such third party that may own the Trademark displayed on IMS Health’s Web site. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on IMS Health’s Web site, or any other content on IMS Health’s Web site, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited.

Privacy

See IMS Health’s Online Privacy Policy (OPP).

 

Information Provided to IMS Health

IMS Health does not want you to, and you should not, send any confidential or proprietary information to IMS Health via the Web site. Any submission by you to IMS Health, including but not limited to questions, comments, suggestions or the like shall be deemed to be non-confidential and shall become the property of IMS Health. Furthermore, by your submission you grant IMS Health an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit, and distribute such information. IMS Health shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing, and marketing products incorporating such information

Electronic Communications

When you visit www.imshealth.com or send e-mail to us, you are communicating with us electronically. Accordingly, you explicitly consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this Web site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Disclaimer of Warranties

IMS HEALTH MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE WEB SITE OR THE CONTENT. IMS HEALTH EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH REGARD TO THE WEB SITE, THE CONTENT, AND ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE FURNISHED OR TO BE FURNISHED VIA THE WEB SITE. IMS HEALTH DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS PERFORMED BY THE WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE WEB SITE WILL BE CORRECTED. IMS HEALTH DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT, OR THAT ANY ERRORS IN THE CONTENT WILL BE CORRECTED. THE WEB SITE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL IMS HEALTH BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF (I) THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE OR THE CONTENT, (II) ANY TRANSACTION CONDUCTED THROUGH OR FACILITATED BY THE WEB SITE; (III) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE WEB SITE, THE SERVICE AND/OR THE CONTENT, (IV) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE WEB SITE, OR THE CONTENT, EVEN IF IMS HEALTH HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE WEB SITE, THE CONTENT, OR WITH THE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE WEB SITE.

BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, IMS HEALTH'S LIABILITY IS LIMITED AND WARRANTIES ARE EXCLUDED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, BUT SHALL, IN NO EVENT, EXCEED $100.00.

Digital Millennium Copyright Act

IMS Health is committed to complying with U.S. copyright law and to responding to claims of copyright infringement. IMS Health will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c) ("DMCA").    

Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to IMS Health’s Designated Agent.  See Notice and Procedures for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.