Terms of Use

This page describes the legal instructions which apply to every Internet-user visiting the AplusA website. In consulting this site, the visitors undertake to respect these instructions without reservation. These instructions may be modified from time to time and without notice.

1. Intellectual property

This site is owned and operated by AplusA. The presentation and each of the materials, including trademarks, logos and domain names, posted on the web site located at www.aplusapharma.com are protected by the applicable laws as regards to Intellectual Property, and are owned by AplusA.

No material from AplusA’s website may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, distorted, distributed or transmitted in any way, on any support, in total or in part, without AplusA’s prior written consent. For all press uses, please contact us.

The following notice shall appear on all copies of whole or part of the content of the Site: "COPYRIGHT 2013 APLUSA SA – ALL RIGHTS RESERVED".

All authorized use of visuals must not be distorted, modified or altered in any way whatsoever.

AplusA or its subsidiaries reserve the right to take legal action against any counterfeit of its intellectual property rights.


2. Nature of information

Expert opinions concerning a particular area in relation with the AplusA website content shall be posted on the AplusA website, or extracts from press articles. This type of posted information on the AplusA website represents only the opinions of the respective experts or of the newspaper, which opinions are not necessarily those of AplusA. Such experts are not employees of AplusA and do not receive any compensation from AplusA or its subsidiaries  for the use of their opinion. AplusA is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any information or opinions expressed in such materials. Expert advice reflects only the personal view of that expert, and shall in no case be regarded as the responsibility or opinion of AplusA.

The AplusA website contains information relating to health, the medical domain and various kinds of medical treatment for human beings and animals. This is for information purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by a medical or veterinary professional.


3. Links to other sites

The responsibility of AplusA will not be called into account with regard to any third-party site to which you may have gained access via AplusA’s website. AplusA has no way of controlling the content of these third-party sites, which remain totally independent of AplusA. Moreover, a link between AplusA’s website and any third party website in no way implies that AplusA in any way approves of the of this website content, or, moreover, any use to which such content may be put.

External websites may contain hyperlinks leading to AplusA’s website. Any external website hyperlink shall not be installed without AplusA’s express prior consent. In any case, AplusA is not responsible in any way for the unavailability of such external websites and AplusA does not review, approve, control, nor is it responsible for any content, advertising, products or other materials available on or accessible via those websites.


4. Limitations of liability

AplusA makes every effort to ensure the accuracy and update of the information published and broadcast on its website, which AplusA reserves the right to change at any time and without prior notice.  Nevertheless, AplusA cannot fully guarantee the accuracy, precision, updating or exhaustiveness of the information broadcast on its website.

Therefore, AplusA cannot be held liable for:
» any inaccuracy, imprecision, or omission relative to the information provided on the AplusA website;
» any damage resulting from fraudulent intrusion by a third party leading to the modification of the materials or information provided on the website;
» in a more general way, any damage, indirect or direct, regardless of its cause, origin, nature or consequences.


5. Nominative information and other information

AplusA will not divulge to any third party personal information of its website visitors that you may communicate via electronic mail. This information will be used for the sole purpose of replying to you in the most efficient way possible.

In accordance with the French law "Loi n°2004-801 du 6 août 2004, Loi relative à la protection des personnes physiques à l'égard des traitements de données personnelles et modifiant la loi n°78-17 du 06 janvier 1978 relative à l'informatique, aux fichiers et aux libertés", you have a right to access, to rectify, to modify, and to suppress any personal data concerning you, simply by requesting it:
On line at: contact form

By mail at: 2 avenue Lacassagne – 69003 Lyon – France

The AplusA website is not designed to receive any confidential information which you may submit. As a result, and with the exception of the personal data outlined above, all information, whatever form it is in: document, data, graphics, questions, suggestions, concepts, remarks or other – which you communicate on the AplusA website will in no way be considered as confidential. As result of this, the simple fact of your transmitting this data to us grants us the right to use, reproduce, transmit, diffuse it in the aim of processing your request.


6. Availability of the website

You agree (i) that it is technically impossible that AplusA’s website will be provided free of defaults and AplusA cannot take any responsibility for this, (ii) that defaults may lead to the temporary unavailability of the AplusA website, and that (iii) the operation of the AplusA website may be adversely affected by performances and conditions outside of AplusA’s control.

At any time, AplusA may temporarily or in permanently modify or interrupt, all or part of the website in order to perform maintenance work.

AplusA is not liable for any modification to, or any suspension or interruption of its website.


7. Legal framework

AplusA’s website and its content are governed by the Laws of France. Any possible litigation referring to the website and its content will come under the competence of French Courts.


8. Information automatically collected and stored

AplusA measures the performance of its website in order to improve and customize it to the favor of our website visitors. During your visit, AplusA automatically temporarily stores and collects the following information about your visit and you computer:
» the host and the domain from which you access the Internet
» the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to AplusA and AplusA sites, if applicable
» the date and time you arrived at the AplusA site and how long you spent on the site as well as which pages you visited
» your Internet protocol (IP) address
» The operating system of your computer and browser software

AplusA may entrust third parties with the performance measurement described above. Thereby AplusA will in no event acquire information on the visitor’s individual identity. Such aforementioned third parties will be required to observe our privacy standards, to provide us with aggregated information only, to use the collected information only for the purposes for which they have been retained by AplusA, and to destroy the information afterwards.


9. Legal notice

» Site Editor: AplusA – 2, avenue Lacassagne, 69003, Lyon, France

» Site Hosting: OVH – 2, rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix – France

» Website creation: Spinotech

» Communication Agency and Graphic Design: Panacee


10. Photo credits

» Nathalie Roux (Page "Meet our project leaders")
» Fotolia: Yuri Arcurs (Homepage) / WavebreakmediaMicro (Homepage) / Beboy (Homepage) / Auremar (Homepage) / Corbisrffancy (Homepage) / Jürgen Effner (Homepage) / McDanny (Homepage) / Rido (Homepage) / Julien Tromeur (Page "More insights") / Adimas (Page "More quality") / William Casey (Page "Specialty Pharma & Hospital Markets") / Catalina mas Sebastian (Page "Consumer Health & Patient Studies") / Sgursozlu (Page "New Solutions") / Steve Cukrov (Page "Recources") / Babimu (Page "Therapy Area Scope") / Yves Roland (Page "Publications") / Martanfoto (Page "Join AplusA") / Davorbozo (Page "Join us") / Darren Baker (Page "Contact us") 
» Shutterstock: Stefanolunardi (Homepage) / Ivan Pavlov (Page "Why choose AplusA")
» Visualphoto: Jon Feingersh (Homepage)
» Getty Images: Asia Images (Homepage)
» Istock Photo: Yusuf anil akduygu (Page "Solution") / Mangostock (Page "Solution") / Willbrasil21 (Page "Resources") / Nicole Waring (Page "Resources") / Catalina mas Sebastian (Page "Consumer Health & Patient Studies") / Warren Goldswain (Page "Join us")