Terms of use

1. Introduction

Your access to and use of www.zealandpharma.com and websites where these Terms of Use reside, including without limitation, versions of such websites optimised for mobile, (collectively “Website”) and the content and services at this Website are subject to these Terms of Use (“Terms”).

Please read these Terms carefully before using this Website. By using this Website you consent to the Terms set out below. If you do not agree to these Terms, please discontinue using this Website.

This website is owned and governed by Zealand Pharma A/S, a company incorporated under the laws of Denmark, having its principal place of business in Denmark.

The terms “Zealand”, “we”, “us”, “our” refer to Zealand A/S and any of our affiliated companies as appropriate to the context. The mentioning of “you”, “your” and similar refer to any person accessing or using the Website, 

By using this website in any way, including use of any services or by submitting information through this website to Zealand, you agree to be bound by these Terms.

2. Changes to these Terms of Use

Zealand may revise these Terms from time to time.

Your use of this Website after we post any changes to these Terms constitutes your agreement to those changes. You agree to review these Terms periodically to ensure that you are familiar with the most recent version.

Zealand may, in its sole discretion, and at any time, discontinue this Website or any part thereof, with or without notice, or may prevent your use of this Website with or without notice to you. You agree that you do not have any rights in this website and that Zealand will have no liability to you if this Website is discontinued or your ability to access the Website or any content you may have posted on the Website is terminated.

3. Content and your use of the Website

The website provides selected information of diseases and their treatment. Such information is not intended as medical advice, and such information is not a substitute for the advice of a health care professional. If you have or suspect having any health problems, you should consult your general practitioner or other qualified health provider.

The content presented on this Website is solely for informational purposes. The Website does not provide you with advice or recommendation of any kind and should not be relied on as the basis for any decision or action. You are advised to consult professional advisors in the appropriate field with respect to the applicability of any particular aspect of the contents.

To the extent permitted by applicable law, any communication or material you transmit to the Website by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything you transmit or post may be used by Zealand or its affiliates for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Furthermore, Zealand is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Website for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information.

When using the Website you will not:

  • use any electronic communication feature of the Website for any purpose that is unlawful, abusive, intrusive on another's privacy, harassing  defamatory, threatening, or hateful, all as determined by Zealand in its sole discretion;
  • upload, post, reproduce, or distribute any information, software, or other material protected by copyright or any other intellectual property right (as well as rights of data protection and privacy) without first obtaining the permission of the owner of such rights;
  • use the Website for any commercial purpose not expressly approved by Zealand in writing;
    upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any advertising or promotional materials or any other form of solicitation or unauthorized communication via the Website; or
  • upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any material that contains viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs which might interrupt, limit, or interfere with the functionality of the Website or any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.

4. Intellectual property rights

Content on this Website that is provided by Zealand or its licensors, including but not limited to text, images, audio, video, certain graphics, photos, screen shots, digitally downloadable files, trademarks, logos, product and program names, slogans, and the compilation of the foregoing ("Zealand Content") is the property of Zealand and its licensors, and is protected under trademark, copyright, and other intellectual property laws. 

You may download material displayed on the Website for non-commercial, personal use only, provided you keep intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices. You may not, however, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way the Zealand Content for public or commercial purposes, without explicit written permission from Zealand. Further, nothing contained on this Website should be construed as granting any license to Zealand Content.

Zealand does not warrant or represent that your non-commercial, personal use of materials displayed on this Website will not infringe the rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with Zealand. Images are either the property of, or used with permission by, Zealand. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by Zealand. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity and other applicable laws.

5. No warranty

The Website is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis.

To the extent permitted by applicable law, Zealand expressly makes no representation or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Zealand uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Website. However, Zealand makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to the completeness, accuracy, timeliness, availability, functionality of the Website and its content, nor its compliance with applicable laws.

Neither Zealand nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Website is liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, use of or inability to access the Website or from your reliance on any information provided herein. 

Zealand disclaims any and all liability for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, and special or other damages, lost opportunities, lost profit or any other loss or damages of any kind. This limitation includes any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing on the Website or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from the Website.

6. Third party websites

Zealand has not reviewed all the sites linked to the Website and is not responsible for the contents of any other third-party website linked to the Website. Any links to third party websites are provided as a convenience. The fact that this Website contains links to other websites does not mean that Zealand approves of, endorses, or recommends those websites, nor does it imply any association with their operators. 

Zealand has no responsibility or control over the content or operation of such third party websites, and disclaims all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, legality, reliability or validity of any content on any other websites and disclaims all responsibility for any loss, injury, claim, liability or damage of any kind resulting from any third party websites or content therein directly or indirectly accessed through links on this Website.

7. Severability

Each of the paragraphs of these Terms operates separately. If any court or relevant authority decides that any of them are unlawful or unenforceable, the remaining paragraphs will remain in full force and effect.

8. Governing law and venue

These Terms and the content of this website are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Denmark without regard to its conflict of law rules. Any dispute arising out of or in relation to these Terms or this Website shall be solely decided by the courts of Denmark.

Last update: May 2024