Terms & Conditions

General Conditions for the use and consultation of the Fondazione Menarini Website and of the Fondazione Menarini App

The consultation and/or use of the website Fondazione Menarini (hereinafter the “Website”) and of the app Fondazione Menarini (hereinafter the “App”) are subject to the general conditions laid out below (hereinafter the “General Conditions”). By accessing the Website and/or using the App, you confirm the explicit acceptance of the General Conditions.

1. Intellectual property

Fondazione Menarini or other companies of the Menarini Group are the exclusive owners of, or are legitimately entitled to use, the Website and the App, including the contents, the graphic design, the texts, the graphic elements and the images present in the same; the reproduction or any other use of such materials and elements not authorised in writing by the legitimate owner is expressly prohibited.

Fondazione Menarini or other companies of the Menarini Group are the exclusive owners of, or are legitimately entitled to use, all the trademarks (registered or de facto, denominative and/or figurative) and the other distinguishing marks present within the Website and the App and any use of the same without the prior, written consent of the owner is expressly prohibited.

Nothing that is contained in these General Conditions, or within the Website and/or the App, may be interpreted as the granting of a licence or other right to the industrial or intellectual property of the Menarini Group.

2. Liability

The data contained in the Website and/or the App are supplied exclusively by experts in the medical sector (doctors and/or pharmacists) and must be used exclusively for informative purposes.

Fondazione Menarini shall make all reasonably possible efforts to enter accurate and updated information on the Website and/or in the App. Nevertheless, Fondazione Menarini cannot provide any statements or guarantees regarding the accuracy of the said information.

Neither Fondazione Menarini nor any other party engaged in the creation, production or publication of the Website and/or the App assumes any liability for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damage deriving from the use of the Website and/or the App or from any errors or omissions in the contents of the same.

The links contained in the Website and/or in the App offer access to websites which are beyond the constant control of Fondazione Menarini. Consequently, Fondazione Menarini cannot be held in any manner liable either for the contents of such websites (including, by way of example but not limited to, the links contained within them), or for the amendments and/or updates of the same. The links are made available to visitors purely for reasons of convenience and practicality, and their inclusion within the Website and/or the App does not, in any case, imply any endorsement or sponsorship of the respective website by Fondazione Menarini. More specifically, the information contained within the websites to which the links refer may not comply with the regulations in force governing the advertising of medicinal products for human use, and the opinions expressed within the said websites do not necessarily correspond to those of Fondazione Internazionale Menarini, or endorsed by the same.

Internet is, by definition, at the service of the global community. Nevertheless, the pharmaceutical industry is governed by regulations aimed at restricting the information that can be supplied to the public, and the efficacy of such regulations is limited in territorial terms.

The aforementioned information is subject to amendment, and Fondazione Menarini declines all responsibility of any kind for any consequences deriving from changes, amendments or information provided within the Website and/or the App, and also for any damage or virus that may affect the electronic equipment or other property belonging to the user as a consequence of access to the Website and/or to the App.

Fondazione Menarini reserves the right to update these General Conditions at any time.

3. Reserved contents for users

Pursuant to the regulations in force, access to specific areas of the Website and/or of the App are reserved only for healthcare professionals (doctors and pharmacists) subject to registration of their data and assignation of an appropriate password.

4. User’s Content

Where permitted by dedicated areas of the Website and/or of the App, the user ("User") acknowledges that the data, texts, graphics, photographs, their selection and disposition and any other material that he/she decides to publish through the functionality and the tools of the Website and/or of the App ("Content") are at the sole responsibility of the person who generated them. The User also acknowledges that Fondazione Menarini may not make any prior checking of the Content; Fondazione Internazionale Menarini is not responsible and disclaim any liability for any Content uploaded, published, or otherwise made available by the User and/or by other users. If applicable, the User also recognizes that the Website and/or the App may allow the sharing of Content posted on the Website and/or on the App with social networks; Fondazione Internazionale Menarini has no control over the subsequent processing of Content and declines any kind of liability in this regard.

While using the features and tools available on the Website and/or on the App, User is not allowed to publish Content or undertake actions that are not in fully compliance with third party rights and all applicable laws and regulations. The User undertakes to obtain, prior to uploading any photo to which third parties are portrayed, their prior consent to the publication and possible sharing via social networks, being intended that the publication of any Content regarding the User through the features and the tools available on the Website and/or on the App automatically implies the consent of the User to their dissemination and sharing.

In any case, the User is prohibited from sending or transmitting any material that is contrary to law, threatening, defamatory, slanderous, obscene, pornographic, blasphemous, or encouraging illicit conduct. The User acknowledges the right/duty of Fondazione Menarini to execute competent authorities’ decisions requesting the same Fondazione Menarini to reveal the identity of anyone who has sent such material. Fondazione Menarini shall not, in any way, be liable for any loss or damage caused, deriving or resulting from Content published by the User or other users.

By using the features and tools available on the Website and/or on the App, the User acknowledges and agrees that it might be exposed to material that he/she may consider as offensive or questionable. Any use or citation of User’s Content or material transmitted through the functionality and computer tools on the Site or obtained by the User through such functionality or tools is at only User's risk and danger.

5. Privacy

The processing of the user’s personal data through the Website and/or the App is performed in compliance with the Personal Data Protection Code, including the security and confidentiality profiles of the data, and in accordance with the Privacy Policy of the website which is available on the said website.

If the user provides personal details (such as e-mail address) for the purposes under section 5 of this document – “Contacts” –, these will be processed in the manner laid down in the “Informative Note on Privacy” exclusively for such purposes.

6. Contacts

For information about the website or its contents, send an e-mail to the address: Contact Us