|Acceptance of Agreement
Scope of Use and Restrictions
Ironwood maintains the Site for your personal information, education, and communication. The Site is controlled and operated within the United States. Ironwood makes no representation that the information in the Site is appropriate or available for use in any foreign countries, and access to the Site from territories where the content of the Site may be illegal or inappropriate is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from locations outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws. Any product information provided on the Site is intended only for residents in the United States, and any prescribing information is based on United States labeling.
You represent, warrant, and covenant that you shall use the Site only as set forth in this TOU. You agree to comply with any other applicable terms and conditions of use set forth on the Site.
You may not use the Site for any illegal purpose, to facilitate the violation of any law or regulation, or in a manner inconsistent with this TOU. You agree that your use of the Site is solely for your own personal, non-commercial purposes. You may not copy, reproduce, recompile, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, distribute, reuse, repost, publish, display, perform, modify, upload to, create derivative works from, transmit, download, or use the content of the Site for public or commercial purposes, including the text and images, except as set forth in the TOU or as explicitly specified in the Site. You may download material from the Site and/or make a reasonable number of copies of the material from the Site for your own personal, noncommercial use only, provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials.
You may not access, monitor, or copy any content or information on the Site using any robot, spider, scraper, web crawler, or other automated means or any similar manual process. You may not violate the security of this Site or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site or computer systems or networks connected to the Site through any means.
No Medical Advice
The Site does not provide medical advice. Ironwood is not engaged in rendering medical or similar professional services or advice, and the information provided on the Site is not intended to replace medical advice offered by a health care professional. If you desire or need such services or advice, you should promptly consult a physician or healthcare professional.
The Site is protected by copyright, trademarks, service marks, and/or other proprietary rights and laws of the U.S. and other countries. You agree to abide by all applicable copyright and trademark laws, as well as any additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in the Site. You acknowledge that the Site has been developed by Ironwood and others and constitutes valuable intellectual property of Ironwood and such others.
You may not use any of Ironwood’s trademarks, service marks, copyrights or logos in any manner which creates the impression that such items belong to or are associated with you or, except as otherwise provided herein, are used with Ironwood’s consent. You acknowledge that you have no ownership rights in or to any of Ironwood’s trademarks, service marks, copyrights or logos.
Copyright Agent for Copyright Infringement Claims (Digital Millennium Copyright Act):
If you believe that your work was copied or posted on the Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact our designated agent at email@example.com.
The notification must include the following information:
1. A description of the copyrighted work you claim to have been infringed.
If you are not the owner of the copyrighted work, you must also include your electronic
or digital signature as a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner;
2. A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site;
3. Information reasonably sufficient to permit Ironwood to contact you, such as an
address, telephone number, and if available, an electronic mail address at which you
may be contacted;
4. A statement that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the material is
not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
5. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your
notification is accurate, and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on
behalf of the copyright owner.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY
YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT ALL INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE,” AND THAT IRONWOOD MAKES NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE.
Ironwood does not warrant that the Site is compatible with your equipment or that the Site, or e-mail sent by Ironwood, is free of errors or viruses, worms or “Trojan horses,” or any other harmful, invasive, or corrupted files, and is not liable for any damage you may suffer as a result of such destructive features. You agree that Ironwood shall have no responsibility or liability for: (i) any injury or damages caused by the negligence of Ironwood in connection with the Site and shall not be liable for any lost profits, losses, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, or any claim against Ironwood; or (ii) any fault, inaccuracy, omission, delay, or any other failure in the Site caused by your computer equipment or arising from your use of the Site on such equipment.
The content of other websites, services, goods, or advertisements that may be linked to or from the Site is not maintained or controlled by Ironwood. Ironwood is therefore not responsible for the availability, content, or accuracy of other websites, services, or goods that may be linked to or from the Site.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE, SHALL IRONWOOD BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTYFOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES EVEN IF IRONWOOD HAS BEEN ADVISED SPECIFICALLY OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, ARISING FROM USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR ANY LINKS OR ITEMS ON THE SITE OR ANY PROVISION OF THE TOU. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
You agree, at your own expense, to indemnify, defend and hold Ironwood and its partners, representatives, and affiliates harmless against any claim, suit, action or other proceeding, from and against any and all claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, arising out of or in connection with the Site, or any links on the Site, including, but not limited: (i) any breach or violation of the TOU by you or someone using your computer; (ii) your use or someone using your computer’s use of the Site; (iii) a claim that any use of the Site by you or someone using your computer infringes any intellectual property right of any third party or otherwise results in injury or damage to any third party; or (iv) any deletions, additions, insertions or alterations to, or any unauthorized use of, the Site by you or someone using your computer. You agree to pay any and all costs, damages, and expenses, including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs awarded against or otherwise incurred by or in connection with or arising from any such claim, suit, action, or proceeding attributable to any such claim.
Links to Other Sites
This agreement and its performance shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America, without giving effect to conflicts-of-law principles thereof. You consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Middlesex County, the State of Massachusetts, United States of America with respect to any legal proceedings that may arise in connection with the Site or from a dispute as to the interpretation or breach of the TOU and this agreement.
The TOU and any other terms and conditions of service on the Site constitute the entire agreement between you and Ironwood and govern your use of the Site. The failure of Ironwood to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOU shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the TOU is found invalid or unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the other provisions of the TOU will remain in force.
Modification of Agreement
Ironwood may, at any time, revise the terms and conditions of this agreement governing use of the Site. If any of the terms and conditions in this legal notice are changed, the amended notice will be posted on the Site. You are bound by any such revisions and should periodically review these terms and conditions. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms and conditions.
The Twitter page for Ironwood is designed to facilitate conversations about our business and advances in healthcare. Our Twitter page is not to be used as a forum for discussing specific products (whether Ironwood products or another company’s products).
We may not always be able to retweet or otherwise publicly respond to your tweets. But we do want to connect with you – if you have questions or you need to reach us directly, our contact information can be found here: http://www.ironwoodpharma.com/contactus.php.
Ironwood is not responsible for any tweets from third-parties, and tweets tagging Ironwood or mentioning Ironwood do not necessarily reflect our views. Ironwood reserves the right to remove content from our Twitter page or block users who post content for reasons such as, but not limited to: making statements about unapproved uses of Ironwood products or making statements that are or contain information that is confidential, offensive, misleading, infringes a copyright, or that we deem to be otherwise inappropriate.