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Legal and Privacy

Terms and Conditions of Use

Welcome to the ChemoCentryx web site. Please review the following terms and conditions concerning your use of the web site. By accessing, using or downloading any information and/or materials from the web site, you agree to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions (the “Terms”). If you do not agree with these Terms, please do not use this web site. This web site may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.

Changes to our Terms

We reserve the right, at any time, to add to, modify or remove portions of these Terms. Please check back to this page from time to time to determine if any changes have been made. Your continued use of this web site after any changes have been made will constitute acceptance of the new Terms.

Authorized Use

ChemoCentryx authorizes you to copy material published by ChemoCentryx on the public portions of this web site for use within your organization solely for non-commercial, personal and informational use. You agree not to copy or post on any networked computer, broadcast in any media, or use for commercial gain any materials or modify any materials from this web site in any way. You agree to expressly identify ChemoCentryx as the copyright holder for any material or information that you copy from this web site. This permission terminates automatically without notice if you breach any of these Terms. Upon termination, you will immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.

Nothing contained in this web site will be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any copyright, patent, trademark or other intellectual property right of ChemoCentryx or any third party. Except as expressly provided above nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any ChemoCentryx copyright. Any product, process, or technology in this web site may be the subject of other intellectual property rights reserved by ChemoCentryx and is not licensed hereunder.

Trademark Information

ChemoCentryx and the ChemoCentryx logo are registered trademarks of ChemoCentryx. All other company and product names mentioned are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.

Linking to Our Site

We generally do not object to links made from third party web sites to our web site. Links to our site should use our legal name but not any of our trademarks. Without our consent, links may not be presented in any way that suggests we have a relationship or affiliation with a third party’s site or that we endorse, sponsor, or recommend the third party site, any content contained in the site or any goods or services offered through the third party site. You may not link to this web site if we notify you in writing to remove links to this web site.

Links to Third Party Sites

This web site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by our business partners, third party vendors or other third parties. Clicking on such a link to a third party site will cause you to leave this web site. The third party sites are not controlled by us and we are not responsible for the content of any third party site or any link contained in any third party site. We do not represent or warrant that the content of these sites is accurate, legal, inoffensive, or free from viruses or other features that may adversely affect your computer. All third party links are provided to you as a convenience and the inclusion of any third party link does not imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by us of the third party site. By using this web site to link to another site, you agree and understand that you may not make any claim against us for any damages or losses resulting from your use of this web site to link to a third party site.

Third Party Content

Certain content from third parties may be made available as part of this web site. This content is believed to be reliable, but we do not endorse or guarantee the accuracy or completeness of such content.

Product Information – No Medical Advice Provided

Nothing contained in this web site is intended as a promotion of any product in a way that conflicts with the laws and regulations of the country in which you are located. The content of this web site is not a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be interpreted as treatment recommendations or relied on for medical diagnosis or treatment. Only a physician who has had an opportunity to interact with the patient in person, with access to the patient’s records and the opportunity to conduct appropriate follow-up, can diagnose a patient’s condition and provide recommendations for treatment. The information provided on this web site is presented in summary form, is general in nature, and is provided for informational purposes only. The information on this site is intended only for the purpose of helping patients and family members better understand certain health conditions and treatment options. Due to the rapid changes in medical science, the information provided on this web site may not be current.

Never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this web site.

Compliance with Laws

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of this web site. We may, in our sole discretion, report actual or perceived violations of law to law enforcement or other appropriate authorities. If we become aware, through a complaint or otherwise, of any potential or suspected violation of these Terms, we may (but are not obligated to) conduct an investigation to determine the nature and extent of the suspected violation and the appropriate enforcement action, during which investigation we may suspend your access to this web site and/or remove any material from our servers. You agree to cooperate fully with any such investigation. You acknowledge that violations of these Terms could subject you to criminal or civil penalties.

User Responsibilities, Communications, Feedback, and Submissions

You agree not to use this web site or any content contained in it for any illegal or inappropriate activities. We welcome your comments and feedback regarding this web site, but under no circumstances should you send us any financial or sensitive personal information. In addition, we do not want and cannot accept any ideas, materials or suggestions you consider to be confidential or proprietary. Accordingly, all comments, feedback, ideas, suggestions and other similar submissions disclosed, submitted or offered to us using this web site or otherwise (collectively, “Submissions”) are not confidential and will become and remain our property. We shall be entitled to use, display, publish, reproduce, modify, transmit, sublicense, translate and create derivative works from and distribute Submissions in any medium and through any method of distribution, transmission or display for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, now known or created in the future, without compensation or any other obligation to the provider of the Submission.

Termination of Usage

We may terminate or suspend your access to all or part of this web site, without notice, for any conduct that we, in our sole discretion, believe is disruptive to this web site or is in violation of any applicable law or these Terms.

Disclaimers

WHILE WE ENDEAVOR TO PROVIDE ACCURATE AND UP TO DATE INFORMATION, THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS SITE MAY, AT TIMES, CONTAIN INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND MAY BE CHANGED OR UPDATED WITHOUT NOTICE. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THIS SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR UP-TO-DATE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, THAT ERRORS OR DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER MAKING IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR PROTECTING YOURSELF BY USING ANTI-VIRUS PROGRAMS AND BACKING UP IMPORTANT APPLICATIONS AND DATA.

THIS SITE AND THE CONTENT ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED BY US ON AN “AS-IS” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES AS SET FORTH ABOVE, SUCH EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of Liability

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, CHEMOCENTRYX, ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON UNDER ANY CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL THEORY FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RELATING TO THE CONTENTS OF THIS SITE, YOUR USE OF THIS SITE OR YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AS SET FORTH ABOVE, SUCH EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Applicable Law

The laws applicable to the interpretation of these Terms shall be the federal law of the United States and the laws of the State of California, without regard to any conflict of law provisions. We make no representation that the content in this web site is appropriate for access outside of the United States. Those who choose to access this web site from outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws. If any provision within these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and all remaining provisions shall be enforced.

Disputes

You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these Terms shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in San Jose County, California, USA, and that you hereby consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such courts. No action arising under or relating to these Terms may be brought by either party more than one year after the cause of action has occurred.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy explains information we may collect from you, how we may use or disclose that information, and other related matters.

Information We Collect

We collect anonymous information about the use of our web site, such as the number of visitors, the length and time of their visits, the pages they view, the web browsers they use, and other similar information. Such anonymous data may be used by us and disclosed by us to third parties to improve our web site and to better understand your needs.

We collect Internet Protocol (IP) addresses from all visitors to our web site. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, administer our web site, analyze usage trends, track users’ interactions with the web site, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve our web site. Your IP address is not linked to any personally identifiable information about you.

We collect certain personally identifiable information about you (including, among other things, your name, address and email address) when provided by you to request information.

We do not intentionally collect information about children under the age of thirteen. If you are under thirteen, please do not give us any personal information about yourself. If we discover that a person under the age of 13 has provided us with any personally identifiable information, we will delete that information from our database.

How Your Personally Identifiable Information is Used

We use personally identifiable information that you provide to us to respond to your requests for information. We may use the contact information you provide us to provide you with information about other matters we believe may be of interest to you. From time to time we may provide you with information about third parties or their products and services, but we will not provide your contact information to such third parties without your prior consent. Each time we send you information, we will provide you with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving such materials in the future. You may also opt-out of receiving such materials at any time in accordance with the instructions provided further down in this Privacy Policy.

We do not disclose any personally identifiable information about you to any third parties except under the following circumstances:

  • We will provide your information to a third party if you specifically agree that we may provide your information to a third party.
  • We may use a third-party service provider to assist with sending information by email, mail or other means. In our contracts with these providers, we have them agree that they will not retain, share, store or use your personally identifiable information for any purpose other than as stated in the contract.
  • We may need to disclose your personally identifiable information when required by law or if we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to protect our rights or property, to comply with a court order or subpoena, to cooperate with investigations by law enforcement or regulatory authorities or to participate in or cooperate with a judicial proceeding.
  • In a merger, acquisition by another company, or a sale of all or a portion of our assets, your personal information will, in most instances, be transferred to the control of a third party. If a portion of the business is sold or transferred to a third party, we may provide that third party with a copy of your information.

Cookies

Our web site does not currently use cookies to collect information about you or to identify you to our servers.

Security

We will take reasonable measures to protect the information you provide to us. However, the Internet has an open structure that prevents us from being able to guarantee that your information will remain secure. We do not currently encrypt your personally identifiable information.

Third Party Privacy Policies

Our privacy policy does not apply to any other third party web sites that may be reached through links provided on our web site for your convenience, and you should contact such third party sites directly for information regarding their privacy policies.

How to Contact Us About this Policy or to Opt-Out of Future Information

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, would like to obtain a copy of or make changes to the personal information collected from you, or would like to opt-out of receiving information in the future, please send an email to info@chemocentryx.com.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at any time, to add to, modify or remove portions of this Privacy Policy. Please check back to this page from time to time to determine if any changes have been made. If you have provided us with your email address, we may (but are not required to) send you an email notifying you of the changes. Your continued use of this web site after any changes have been made will constitute acceptance of the new Privacy Policy.

Privacy Policy last updated 2015

How to Contact Us

ChemoCentryx, Inc.

850 Maude Avenue

Mountain View, CA 94043

voice 650-210-2900

fax 650-210-2910

info@chemocentryx.com