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Terms and conditions

This page describes the terms and conditions (hereinafter the “Terms”) that apply to all Internet users visiting (hereinafter “the Site”). When visiting the Site you accept and agree to comply with the terms and conditions set forth below. As the Terms may be amended at any time, without prior notice, we advise you to consult them regularly. 
This site belongs to and is operated by Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (hereinafter “Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH”), a subsidiary of the Sanofi Group (hereinafter “Sanofi”).

1. Scope of the Site and Nature of information

The Site is intended to provide information and promotion on existing and future MyStar brand and BGStar brand related medical devices and services.

The Site includes information on health, physical condition, the medical field and medical treatments solely for human use. Said information is published on the Site for information purposes only and is no substitute for the advice of your physician and/or pharmacist. The information should not be used under any circumstances to make a medical diagnosis of an illness and/or physical problem, and/or for prescribing and/or using drugs presented on the Site. In all instances you should always consult your physician and/or pharmacist or respective healthcare professional. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a health and/or fitness problem and/or disease. The information provided on the Site is not intended for minors.

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-Deutschland GmbH or Sanofi. Any such experts are not employees of Sanofi or its Subsidiaries and do not receive any emoluments in exchange for Sanofi / Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH using their opinion. Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any such information and opinions. Experts’ opinions reflect their own personal views and should never be interpreted as being the opinion or responsibility of Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH and/or of Sanofi and its subsidiaries.

Information, especially financial (if any), 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 subsidiaries concerned. Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH draws your attention to the fact that financial information posted on the Site is regularly updated (if financial information is provided on-line).

2. Links to other sites

Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH may provide links to third party websites. The liability of Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH and/or its subsidiaries shall not be in any way incurred by a third party site that can be accessed via the Site; a third party link does not imply a recommendation or endorsement. Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH does not have any way of controlling the content of such third party sites which remain entirely independent of Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH; Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH is not responsible for and will not have any liability for any damages or injuries of any kind arising in connection with the content of linked third party sites. Moreover, the existence of a link between the Site and a third party site does not under any circumstances mean that Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH approves the content of that site in any way whatsoever and in particular the use that may be made of it.

The use of third-party sites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of the third-party site. In any case, Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH is not in any way liable for the non-availability of such sites and Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH does not scrutinize, check or approve them and is not responsible for contents, advertising, products or other components available on or via those sites. Any trademarks, copyright or other registered material or intellectual property of those websites remain the property of their respective owners.

In addition, you are responsible for taking the precautions necessary to prevent any infection, in particular by one or more computer viruses, Trojan horses or any other "parasite".

External sites may include hypertext links to the Site. Any such links should not be created without the express prior consent of Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH.

3. Intellectual property

The layout and each of the components, including trademarks, logos and domain names, appearing on the Site, are protected by current laws on intellectual property, and belong to Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH and/or Sanofi and/or its subsidiaries, or their use is the subject of an authorization. The use or misuse of any of these marks is strictly prohibited.

The Site may also contain or reference other proprietary information, technologies, processes etc. of Sanofi or any of its Affiliate and/or third party. No license or any other right related is granted to you with the use of this website.

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-Deutschland GmbH, except solely for use for press requirements conditional on compliance with intellectual property rights and any other property rights that are mentioned. Only copying for private use is authorized for your own personal, private, non-commercial use, on your personal computer.

The following statement should appear on any authorized copy of all or part of the content of the Site: "COPYRIGHT - SANOFI-DEUTSCHLAND GmbH - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED".

Any authorized use of items composing or shown on the Site must not be denatured, changed or altered in any way whatsoever. Sanofi or its subsidiaries reserve the right to take legal action against any breach of its intellectual property rights.

4. Limitations on liability

Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH strives to the best of its ability to ensure that information published on the Site is accurate and up-to-date. Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH reserves the right to correct, to change or otherwise modify the content at any time, without prior notice. However, Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH cannot guarantee that the information available on the Site is accurate, correct, up-to-date or complete.

Consequently, except for direct damages resulting from gross negligence or willful misconduct, Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH 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 direct or indirect damage, for any reason, of any origin, nature or with any consequences whatsoever, even if Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH had been warned of the possibility of such damage or loss, caused (i) by any access to the Site or inability to access it, (ii) by use of the Site, including any harm or virus that may infect your computer or any other property, and/or (iii) by credit given to any information coming directly or indirectly from the Site.

The components of the Site are provided "as is" without any guarantee of any kind, whether implied or explicit. Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH does not offer any implied or explicit guarantee, relative, without limitation, to their merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose. You acknowledge that you use information contained on the Site on your sole responsibility. Consequently, Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH and its affiliated entity cannot be held liable for any prejudice, direct or indirect, of any kind, resulting in whole or part from the use of the components of the Site.

Any claims arising in connection with the use of this Site and/or any content must be brought within one (1) year of the date of the event giving rise to such action occurred.

5. Availability of the Site

You acknowledge (i) that it is technically impossible to provide the Site free from any defect and that Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH 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-Deutschland GmbH does not control, such, for example, as means of transmission and communication between you and Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH and between Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH and other networks.

Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH 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-Deutschland GmbH is not responsible for any alteration, suspension or interruption of the Site.

6. Information on products

Information included and published on the Site may include direct or indirect references to products, programs and services of Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH that are not announced or available in some countries or some regions or that may be supplied under a different name and may be subject to regulations and terms of use that differ depending on the country. Such references do not mean that Sanofi-Deutschland GmbH intends to sell those products, programs or services in your country. Please refer to the local Sanofi sales partner for any information about the products, programs and services available to you.

7. Legal provisions

The Site and its content are governed by and interpreted in accordance with the Laws of France, and any disputes relating thereto are subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Paris.

8. Head of Publication / Site Hosting

Head of Publication:

Anton Petkov / Ben Delhey

Marketing Devices Global Diabetes Division 

Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH 

Industriepark Höchst – 65 926 Frankfurt am Main – Germany

Site hosting:

Microsoft Nederland B.V. - Evert van de Beekstraat 354 - 1118 CZ Schiphol (Amsterdam)

Microsoft Nederland B.V. is part of the Microsoft

Corporation 1 Microsoft Way 98052 - Redmond Washington USA

9. Third Party Trademarks

The Site may contain or reference third party proprietary information, technologies, processes, trademarks, logos etc.

Apple®, the Apple logo, iPhone® and iPod Touch® are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store® is a service mark of Apple Inc.  Bluetooth® is a trademark of Bluetooth SIG, registered worldwide.

Google Play® is a trademark of Google, registered worldwide.

C BGStar®; MyStar Extra®; MyStar Plus®, My Dose Coach®; MyStar DoseCoach®; MyStar®; MyStar SylkFeel®, are trademarks owned by Sanofi. Dynamic Electrochemistry is a trademark of AgaMatrix Inc., registered in the United States and other countries.

10. Photo / video / audio credits:

Getty Images

Corbis Images

Sanofi internal images

CMGRP Deutschland GmbH