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Although we strive to provide on the Abbott Web Sites the latest developments relating to our products and services, and other information about Abbott, to the extent permitted by law and subject to the “Limitation of Liability” clause below: (a) we do not warrant the accuracy, effectiveness and suitability of any information contained in the Abbott Web Sites; (b) each person assumes full responsibility and all risks arising from use of the Abbott Web Sites; and (c) the information is presented “AS IS” and may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Abbott reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modifications to the information contained on the Abbott Web Sites at any time without any prior notification.
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1.2 YOUR USE
You understand, acknowledge, and agree to the following:
By using the Abbott Web Sites, you agree not to disrupt or intercept our electronic information posted on the Abbott Web Sites or on any of our servers. You also agree not to attempt to circumvent any security features of the Abbott Web Sites, and to abide by all applicable, local, state, federal and international laws, rules and regulations.
1.3 PRODUCT LABELING
Product names, descriptions and labelling may be of U.S. origin or of a third country’s origin which is not your country of residence. Products may not be available in all countries or may be available under a different brand name, in different strengths, or for different indications. Many of the products listed may be available only by prescription through your local healthcare professional. Except as expressly stated and agreed upon in advance by Abbott, no director, employee, agent, or representative of Abbott, its subsidiaries and affiliates is engaged in rendering medical advice, diagnosis, treatment or other medical services that in any way create a physician-patient relationship through the Abbott Web Sites.
1.4 INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The information, documents, and related graphics published in the Abbott Web Sites (the “Information”) are the sole property of Abbott, except for information provided by third-party providers under contract to Abbott. Permission to use the Information is granted, provided that (1) the above copyright notice appears on all copies; (2) use of the Information is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only; (3) the Information is not modified in any way; and (4) no graphics available from this Abbott Web Site are used separate from accompanying text. Abbott is not responsible for content provided by third-party providers, and you are prohibited from distribution of such material without permission of the owner of the copyright therein. Except as permitted above, no license or right, express or implied, is granted to any person under any patent, trademark or other proprietary right of Abbott.
No use of any Abbott trademark, trade names, trade dress and products in the Abbott Web Sites may be made without the prior written authorization of Abbott, except to identify the product or services of the company.
1.5 PRIVACY AND SECURITY
You recognize and agree that when submitting your personally identifiable information to the Abbott Web Sites, while Abbott has safeguards in place to prevent unauthorized access or interception, there is no absolute guarantee of security.
IN THE UNLIKELY EVENT OF AN INTERCEPTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS DESPITE OUR EFFORTS, ABBOTT SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH INTERCEPTIONS OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, OR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, INTEREST, GOODWILL, LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA OR FOR ANY LOSS OF OR INTERRUPTION TO BUSINESS SUFFERED BY A CUSTOMER OR USER, EVEN IF ABBOTT HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND ABBOTT DOES NOT WARRANT, EITHER EXPRESSLY OR IMPLIED, THAT THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BY ANY CUSTOMER SHALL BE FREE FROM INTERCEPTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, AND TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DOES NOT PROVIDE ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. EACH CUSTOMER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF HIS OR HER OWN PASSWORD.
To the extent permitted by law and subject to the “Limitation of Liability” clause below, Abbott does not assume any liability for the materials, information and opinions provided on, posted to, or otherwise available through, the Abbott Web Sites. Reliance on these materials, information and opinions is solely at your own risk. To the extent permitted by law, Abbott disclaims any liability for injury or damages resulting from the use of the Abbott Web Sites, or the content contained thereon.
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1.7 LIMITATION ON LIABILITY
Abbott limits its liability in respect of any claim under those provision to:
- in the case of goods, at Abbott’s option:
- the replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods;
- the repair of the goods;
- the payment of the cost of replacing the goods or of acquiring equivalent goods; or
- the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired; and
- in the case of services, at Abbott’s option:
- the supplying of the services again; or
- the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.
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