This page describes the terms and conditions governing the use of this website (hereinafter the "Site"). Should you wish to use the Site, please read these terms and conditions carefully.
As terms and conditions may be amended at any time, without prior notice, we advise you to consult them regularly.
I) Legal Statements
The Site belongs to and is operated by Sanofi Oy, (hereinafter “Sanofi”) belonging to the SANOFI GROUP. The layout and each of the components, including – but not limited to – trademarks, logos and domain names, appearing on the Site MS Opas, msopas.fi, are protected by current laws on intellectual property, and belong to Sanofi or its affiliated companies, or their use is the subject of authorisation from third party.
No component of the Site may be copied, reproduced, altered, edited, downloaded, denatured, transmitted or distributed in any way whatsoever, on any medium whatsoever, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Sanofi, except solely for use for press requirements conditional on compliance with intellectual property rights and any other property rights that are mentioned. Copying for private use is only authorised for your own personal, private, non-commercial use, on your personal computer.
The following statement should appear on any authorised copy of all or part of the content of the Site:
"COPYRIGHT 2018 –Sanofi OY - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED"
Any authorised use of items composing or shown on the Site must not be denatured, changed or altered in any way whatsoever.
Sanofi or its affiliated companies reserve the right to take legal action against any breach of its intellectual property rights.
Nature of information
The Site is dedicated to patients and general public.
In general, the Site provides commercial information about Multiple Sclerosis. It will provide information about MS disease to people living with MS but also to others around them. Site includes closed section for Sanofi Genzyme prescription holders to support them with treatment.
Information, especially financial, published on the Site shall not be considered as an encouragement to invest. It should not under any circumstances be interpreted as prospecting or as a public offering, nor is it an offer to subscribe, buy or swap shares or other securities in Sanofi and/or its affiliated companies. Sanofi, draws your attention to the fact that financial information posted on the Site is regularly updated (if financial information is provided online).
The Site may offer opinions by experts consulted in a particular field in relation to the content of the Site or excerpts from press articles. Any such information solely represents the opinion of the expert consulted or the publication, and is not necessarily the opinion of Sanofi or the SANOFI GROUP. Any such experts are not employees of Sanofi or the SANOFI GROUP and do not receive any emoluments in exchange for Sanofi using their opinion. Sanofi is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any such information and opinions.
The Site may also include information on health, physical condition, the medical field and medical treatments for human use. Said information is published on the Site for informational purposes only and is no substitute for the advice of your physician or pharmacist. The information should not be used under any circumstances to make a medical diagnosis of an illness or physical problem, or for prescribing or using drugs presented on the Site. You may report via the Site health concerns, adverse events or product technical complaints, or ask technical or medical questions regarding Sanofi products. However, in all instances you should refer to your physician or pharmacist.
Links to other sites
The liability of Sanofi or of the SANOFI GROUP shall not be incurred by a third party site that can be accessed via the Site. Sanofi does not have any way of controlling the content of such third party sites which remain entirely independent of Sanofi. Moreover, the existence of a link between the Site and a third party site does not under any circumstances mean that Sanofi approves the content of that site in any way whatsoever and in particular the use that may be made of it.
In addition, you are responsible for taking the precautions necessary to prevent any infection from the Site, in particular by one or more computer viruses.
External sites may include hypertext links to the Site. Any such links should not be created without the express prior consent of Sanofi. In any case, Sanofi is not in any way liable for the non-availability of such sites and Sanofi does not scrutinise, check or approve them and is not responsible for contents, advertising, products or other components available on or via those sites.
Limitations on liability
Sanofi strives to the best of its ability to ensure that information published on the Site is accurate and up-to-date. It reserves the right to correct content at any time, without prior notice. However, Sanofi cannot guarantee that the information available on the Site is accurate, correct, up-to-date or complete.
Consequently, and except for property damage resulting from gross or intentional negligence by Sanofi, the latter declines any liability:
for any inaccuracy, error or omission as regards information available on the Site;
for any damage resulting from fraudulent intrusion by a third party resulting in an alteration of information or items made available on the Site
and more broadly, for any property damage or consequential loss, for any reason, of any origin, nature or with any consequences whatsoever, even if Sanofi had been warned of the possibility of such damage or loss, caused (i) because of any access to the Site or because it was impossible to access it, (ii) because of the use of the Site, including any harm or virus that may infect your computer or any other property, and/or (iii) because of the credence given to any information coming directly or indirectly from the Site.
The components of the Site or of any other site are provided "as is" without any guarantee of any kind, whether implicit or explicit. Sanofi does not offer any implicit or explicit guarantee, relative, without limitation, to their market value or suitability for any given purpose.
Availability of the Site
You acknowledge (i) that it is technically impossible to provide the Site free from any defect and that Sanofi cannot undertake to do so; (ii) that defects may lead to the Site being temporarily unavailable; and that (iii) operation of the Site can be affected by events and/or matters that Sanofi does not control, such, for example, as means of transmission and communication between you and Sanofi and between Sanofi and other networks.
Sanofi and/or its suppliers may, at any time, alter or interrupt, temporarily or permanently, all or part of the Site to undertake maintenance and/or make improvements and/or changes to the Site. Sanofi is not responsible for any alteration, suspension or interruption of the Site.
Information on products
The Site and its content are governed by the Laws of Finland, and any disputes relating thereto are subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Finland.
II) Specific Terms & Conditions
Publisher of the Site:
SANOFI OY, a company duly registered under the laws of Finland, under the business identity number 1048723-8 and having its registered office located at Revontulenkuja 1, 02100 Espoo, Finland.
Head of Publication
Blake Dark, Managing Director, Tel.: +358 20 1200300
Nexinto GmbH, Negelsweg 33-35, 20097 Hamburg, Deutschland
The use of certain third party trademarks on the Site does not imply that their respective owners approve the contents of the Site. These third parties are and remain totally independent of Sanofi and SANOFI GROUP.
This information will be provided to you by Sanofi upon request.