Value through Innovation08 April 2014

Ben Venue Laboratories, Inc.

Terms of Use

The use of and access to the information, materials and/or services ("information") on this site is subject to the terms and conditions set out in the Agreement to use this site. Please review this Agreement, along with our Online Privacy Policy and the Disclaimer contained herein, prior to proceeding further.

All Information provided on this site is presented in summary form only to aid your general understanding, and should not in any way be construed as or used as a substitute for advice of a qualified medical professional or for qualified medical instruction for any specific clinical situation. This Information is presented "AS IS" without warranty as to its accuracy, reliability, timeliness, usefulness, medical viability or completeness.

Please read these Terms of Use and our Online Privacy Policy carefully. By using this site, you agree to the terms of these Terms of Use as well as our Online Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with these terms, please do not use this site. These Terms of Use may change from time to time, so please check back often.

Use

All content on this site is the property of the Ben Venue Laboratories, Inc. (“BVL,” “us,” or “our”) and is protected by copyright. Permission to use documents (such as white papers, news releases, datasheets and FAQs) from this website is granted, provided that (1) this notice appears in all copies and that, in particular, both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of such documents from this site is for informational, media and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in commercial media, and (3) no modifications of any documents are made. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violations will be prosecuted.

Permission given above does not include the use of the design or layout of the benvenue.com or boehringer-ingelheim.com website or any other site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by one of the companies of the Boehringer Ingelheim group. Elements of these websites are protected by copyright, trade dress, trademark, unfair competition, and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No trademark, trade dress, logo, graphic, sound or image from any BVL or Boehringer Ingelheim website may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by the specific Boehringer Ingelheim company that is owning these rights.

In the event you download software from this site, the software, including any files, images incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the "software") are licensed to you by BVL for the limited purposes of general informational materials to be discussed with your qualified expert advisors, including where such Information pertains to medical or drug product information, your qualified medical professional (or if your are a qualified medical professional, for purposes of general informational materials but subject at all times to your best professional medical judgment , training and experience). BVL does not transfer title or any other rights in or to the software to you, except only the limited license rights expressly set forth in the foregoing sentence. Accordingly, while you own the medium on which the software is recorded, you agree that BVL retains full and complete title to the software, and all intellectual property rights therein, and you further agree that you may not redistribute, sell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the Software to a human-perceivable form.

As an express inducement to BVL to permit you to use this site, you warrant and represent that you shall not post or transmit any abusive, misleading, deceptive, fraudulent, unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, offensive, obscene, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or would otherwise violate the law (including the infringement of any trademark, copyright, patent or other intellectual property rights of another), and you understand that if you do so, you will be liable to fully indemnify BVL therefrom, and that you may also be subject to prosecution to the fullest extent of the law. Without waiver or limitation of any of the foregoing, BVL reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials from this Site that are determined to be: abusive, misleading, deceptive, fraudulent, unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, offensive, obscene, inflammatory, pornographic or profane; in violation of a law (whether civil or criminal in nature) or in violation of or which infringe a copyright, trademark, patent or other intellectual property right of another; or are otherwise unacceptable to BVL in its discretion.

Jurisdictional issues

This site is controlled and operated by BVL from its offices within the State of Ohio, United States of America. BVL makes no representation that Information in the site is appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you access the site from other locations, you do so in your own judgment and on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with your local and all other laws which may be applicable to your particular use. Please be advised that software from the site may be subject to United States export controls, the responsibility for compliance with which will be yours alone. By way of example and not of limitation, you acknowledge and agree that, at a minimum, no software from these sites may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported: (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria or any other country subject to United States export control restrictions; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Denial Orders. By downloading or using the Software, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. If any provision of this Agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This, along with the Online Privacy Policy is the entire Agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter herein.

Termination

This agreement is effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate this agreement at any time by destroying all Information obtained from any and the BVL site and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under the terms of this agreement or otherwise. This Agreement will terminate immediately without notice from BVL, if in BVL's sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of this Agreement. Upon termination for any reason, you must destroy and refrain from any further use of any and all Information obtained from this site and all copies thereof, whether made under the terms of this Agreement or otherwise. BVL reserves the right to alter or delete information from the site at any time and may, at any time, revise the terms of this Agreement by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revision and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current terms of this Agreement.

Disclaimer

All reasonable efforts have been made to include accurate and up-to-date information on this website. However, BVL provides the contents of this site for general informational purposes and for your general interest and entertainment only. BVL, the Boehringer Ingelheim group of companies and/or their respective suppliers make no representations about the suitability of the information contained in the documents and related graphics published on this site for any purpose. All such documents and related graphics are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. By using the Site you hereby agree not to rely on any of the Information contained herein. BVL, the Boehringer Ingelheim group of companies and their respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, including all implied warranties and conditions of accuracy, completeness, currency, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. All access and use of and the content thereof is at the own risk of the user. In no event, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall BVL, other entities of the Boehringer Ingelheim group of companies and/or their respective suppliers be liable for your use of or reliance upon any such Information, nor shall BVL be liable in any manner for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, or your reliance upon the Information in this Site or the Information in any sites or pages linked to these Sites, even if BVL or its authorized representatives have been advised of the possibility of such use, reliance or damages. Applicable law may not allow or may impose restrictions upon the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, and to that extent, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall BVL's total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action, whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise, exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this Site.

If you should seek advice on a specific health problem please contact health care professionals. Among other things, this site may contains Information relating to specific medical conditions and their treatment. Documents on pharmaceutical products are not intended to be used as an alternative to consulting with a health care professional or other qualified professional. Documents on pharmaceutical products are not intended to be used as an alternative to consulting with a health care professional or other qualified professional. Any Information on this site, and particularly any such Information relating to medical conditions and their treatment, is solely for general informational purposes and is not intended as, shall not operate nor be construed to be, and is no substitute for the advice provided by your own qualified expert advisors, including with respect to any such Information relating to medical conditions and their treatment, the advice of your own qualified physician or other qualified medical professional. As an express inducement to BVL to permit you to use the site, you represent and warrant that you will not under any circumstances use the Information contained herein for other than general informational purposes, that you will instead always rely upon the advice of your qualified expert advisors, and that in particular, you will never under any circumstances use Information contained herein for evaluation, diagnosing, managing or treating a health or fitness problem, condition or disease, and that you will instead always consult and rely upon the advice your own qualified physician and medical advisors respecting evaluation, diagnosis, management or treatment of any such condition or disease.

You further acknowledge that all Information provided on this site, particularly any Information relating to medical conditions and their treatment or patient evaluation, diagnosis, or management, is presented in summary form only, and you understand that you are not permitted to, and you warrant and represent that you will, not rely upon it as or consider it to be complete or exhaustive or to cover all disorders or conditions, or their treatment.

If you are a medical professional, then in addition to the foregoing, you also acknowledge that the Information provided on the Site is for general informational purposes only, and you warrant and represent that you will only use such Information for such purposes, and that any such use is further subject to your expert judgment, training and experience as a qualified medical professional and to your compliance with all laws and standards of all relevant medical boards and communities, including those specialties in which you practice.

All Information on this site is only presented to aid your broad understanding and knowledge, subject to your own physician (or, if you are a qualified medical professional, subject to your) providing appropriate critical professional evaluation of the accuracy, completeness, medical viability, currency, and relevance of such opinions and Information. Accordingly, you acknowledge that such opinions and Information are not, and you warrant and represent that you will not under any circumstances construe or consider such opinions or Information to be, professional medical advice or instruction, or to be used in any manner as a substitute for consultation and treatment with a qualified medical professional. If you are a medical professional, you also acknowledge and agree that you must never disregard or deviate from the accepted standard of medical care in your medical community or the accepted standard of care as established by your medical authorities, because of something you have seen here. We request and you agree that before taking any action on any matter referenced herein, that you first fully discuss any such matters you encounter herein with your medical professional, and if you are a medical professional, that you assess the matter in accordance with your expert judgment, experience, training and in accordance with all laws and standards of relevant medical boards and communities (including those specialties in which you practice).

The documents and related graphics published on this server could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. BVL, the Boehringer Ingelheim group of companies and/or their respective suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the product(s) and/or the program(s) described herein at any time.

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Copyright notice

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Trademark notice

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