Acceptance of Terms and Conditions of Use
Important Legal Information about Privacy
Gelesis Web Site
Intellectual Property Rights
The content on the Web Sites, including without limitation, the material descriptions, graphics, photos, data, products, services and the like (“Site Content”) and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein (“Marks”), are owned by or licensed to Gelesis, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under United States and foreign laws and international conventions. You in no way will obtain any ownership interest or rights in the Site Content or Marks contained on the Web Sites. Site Content is provided to you “AS IS” and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any purpose whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners. Gelesis reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Site Content. If you download or print a copy of the Site Content for personal or educational use, you must include on the copy all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Site Content on the Web Sites.
No Medical Advice
All Site Content and any other materials on the Web Sites is for educational and informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. It is also not a substitute for professional care and should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a particular health problem. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read or viewed on the Web Sites. Reliance on any information provided on the Web Sites is solely at your own risk.
Restrictions on Use
You agree that you will not (directly or indirectly) circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with any security related features of the Web Sites or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Site Content or that enforce limitations on use of the Web Sites or the Site Content or use manual or automated software, devices or other processes for “crawling” or “scraping” any page or Site Content of the Web Sites. Furthermore, you agree you will not (directly or indirectly) use the Web Sites, Site Content and the services offered through the Web sites: (i) in connection with any commercial activities and/or sales without Gelesis’s consent, (ii) to promote information that you know is false or misleading or to promote or engage in illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous, (iii) to engage in or promote any criminal activity or enterprise, including without limitation, harassment, stalking, copyright infringement, trademark infringement, or theft of trade secrets, (iv) to solicit personally identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes, (v) to advertise to, solicit, or sell to any person without their prior explicit consent, (vi) to harvest or collect data, Site Content, personally identifiable information such as e-mail addresses or other information of users; or (vii) to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, “robots,” or “spiders,” that accesses the Web Sites in a manner that sends more request messages to the Gelesis servers in a given period of time than humanly possible in the same period by using a web browser.
The Site Content, materials and services offered on the Web Sites are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Furthermore, we specifically make no warranties regarding the efficacy of any of the treatments described on the Web Sites. We do not warrant that the use of the Web Sites will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Web Sites or the server(s) that make it available or any advertised or hyperlinked site are free of viruses or other harmful components or that the Web Sites, server(s), or advertised or hyperlinked sites will be accessible at all times. We do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use of the Web Sites or any data or information contained therein with respect to correctness, accuracy, reliability, graphics, links or otherwise. You assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction to any equipment you use to access the Web Sites. To the extent that applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, the above exclusions may not apply to you.
Documents, information, data, graphics and other materials appearing on the Web Sites may include technical inaccuracies, miscalculations, typographical errors, and out-of-date information. Use of such documents, data, prices, information, graphics or other materials is at your own risk.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances shall Gelesis, Inc., its directors, officers, contributors, agents, employees, or affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages (even if it has been advised of the possibility of such damages) due to your use of or inability to use the Web Sites or due to your reliance on any of the Site Content contained or the services provided on the Web Sites.
Links to Other Web Sites and Services
Other Restrictions on Conduct
You agree not to disrupt, modify or interfere with the functioning of the Web Sites or any services provided on or through them. You further agree not to disrupt, modify or interfere with in any way any software, hardware or servers associated with the Web Sites, and you agree not to impede or interfere with others’ use of the Web Sites. You also agree not to alter or tamper with any information or materials on, or associated with, the Web Sites or services provided on or through them.
Choice of Law and Forum
Severability and Enforceability
You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information provided by you to Gelesis through the Web Sites are not confidential and you grant us an irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, transferrable (i.e., fully assignable and sub-licensable), royalty-free license to distribute, publish, modify, edit or otherwise use your submissions. Gelesis shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without any acknowledgement of or compensation to you.