TERMS OF USE

Welcome to www.teleflex.com (the “Site”). Teleflex Incorporated and its affiliates (“Teleflex”) provide website features to you subject to the following terms and conditions (the “Terms of Use” or “Agreement”). These Terms of Use set forth the terms and conditions that apply to the use of the Site and social media sites operated by Teleflex by you (“you” or the “End User”). By using the Site or any social media sites operated by Teleflex, you agree to all of the Terms of Use set forth below. Please read them carefully. If you do not wish to agree to the Terms of Use, please refrain from using the Site.

 

You should not construe anything on this Site or any social media sites operated by Teleflex as medical advice. Information provided through the Site or social media sites is not intended to replace consultation with a qualified medical professional. Teleflex cannot answer specific medical questions in your e-mail requests or social media posts. You should consult a medical professional for diagnosis and treatment. Teleflex does not practice medicine or provide medical services or advice and the information on this Site and social media sites operated by Teleflex should not be considered medical advice. Do not consult this Site in a medical emergency.

 

PRIVACY

Please review our Privacy Policy http://www.teleflex.com/en/privacyPolicy/index.html, which is incorporated as part of this Agreement and governs your visit to the Site, to understand our privacy practices.

 

COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of the Site. You must be at least 18 years old to use the Site.

 

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit the Site or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. By doing so, you consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - CONTENT

The text, images, photographs, graphics, logos, illustrations, descriptions, data, and other material provided by Teleflex on or through the Site, as well as the selection, assembly, and arrangement thereof, are referred to collectively as the "Content".

The Content may contain errors, omissions, or typographical errors or may be out of date. Teleflex may change, delete, or update any Content at any time and without prior notice. The Content is provided for informational purposes only and is not binding on Teleflex in any way except to the extent it is specifically indicated to be so.

Unless otherwise noted, all Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, and other proprietary rights that are owned by Teleflex or by third parties that have licensed their use to Teleflex. You may view and use the Content only for your personal information and for using the Site, and for no other purpose, including but not limited to, any commercial purpose, and you shall retain intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Any use of the Content, except as specifically permitted in these Terms or as otherwise expressly permitted in the Content or in a writing signed by Teleflex, is strictly prohibited.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS

Teleflex grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this Site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with the express written consent of Teleflex. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this Site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this Site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This Site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of Teleflex. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Teleflex without our express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing Teleflex’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of Teleflex. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Teleflex. Any violation of this policy may result in a copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right infringement that may subject the offender to civil and/or criminal penalties.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - SUBMISSIONS

Except as otherwise expressly provided herein or in Teleflex’s Privacy Policy, any communication or material you transmit to Teleflex by electronic mail or otherwise, including without limitation any contest or sweepstakes entries, images, photographs, video files, audio files, and social media site posts, or the like, is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be used by Teleflex, Teleflex vendors, or their affiliates or related entities for any purpose, including without limitation reproduction, modification, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting, and for advertising, publicity, or promotional purposes in any media without further permission, consent, payment, or other consideration, unless prohibited by law. Furthermore, Teleflex, Teleflex vendors, and their affiliates and related entities are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to Teleflex through the Site for any purpose whatsoever, including without limitation developing, manufacturing, and marketing products or services using information contained in such communication.

By submitting content on or through the Site, you hereby grant to Teleflex, its subsdiaries, affiliates, partners and clients and other users a non-exclusive, fully paid and royalty-free, worldwide, limited license to use, copy, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate and excerpt (in whole or in part) such submitted content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing to its subsidiaries, affiliates, partners and clients including advertisers of brands or products (the "Advertisers") for display via third party websites or applications (for example, an Advertiser may sublicense submitted content to repurpose on its own or other third party website). Even if you withdraw or request a return of any submitted content, such a request shall not terminate or impact the use rights granted by Teleflex to third parties regarding such submitted content prior to such removal. By submitting content, you also warrant and represent that the content of the submission is accurate, not misleading, and will not violate the rights of any individual. If you do not wish to grant such rights to Teleflex, do not submit content to the Site.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS

If you believe that your work has been copied and posted on our site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you should provide our Copyright Agent with a written notice that sets forth the infringement details. To be effective, the notice must contain the following information:

 

Please provide:

  1. a description of the copyrighted work that you believe has been infringed;
  2. a description of the material that you claim is infringing the copyrighted work and a detailed description of where it is located on our web site;
  3. your address, telephone number, and email address;
  4. a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  5. a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf; and
  6. an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest.
 

Please send the written communication to our Copyright Agent at the following address:


By mail or e-mail:


Teleflex Copyright Agent

Teleflex Incorporated

c/o Compliance Manager

550 E. Swedesford Road, Suite 400

Wayne, PA 19087

610-225-6800

copyrights@teleflex.com


We reserve the right, in appropriate circumstances and at our discretion, to terminate the privileges of any account holder who repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Teleflex or others.

 

MONITORING

Teleflex shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of the Site at all times, including any chat rooms and forums that are or may hereinafter be included as part of the Site, to determine compliance with this Agreement and any operating rules established by Teleflex, as well as to satisfy any applicable law, regulation or authorized government request. Without limiting the foregoing, Teleflex shall have the right, but not the obligation, to remove any material that Teleflex, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable, including without limitation, comments that contain the following:

  • Hate speech - language that degrades others on the basis of gender, race, national origin, religion, sexual orientation or disability;
  • Personal attacks - language that is threatening, intimidating, defamatory, libelous or encourages others to cause injury or property damage to any person;
  • Invasion of privacy - phone numbers, email addresses, physical addresses or other personal information;
  • Off topic - opinions and arguments unrelated to the article to which the comments are attached or to the comments of other readers;
  • Advertising - solicitations of any kind, all spam including comments or links that are repeatedly posted;
  • Copyright/Plagiarism - comments that appear to violate copyright laws;
  • Personal health information;
  • Off-label or unapproved use of Teleflex products.
 

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES & LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THIS SITE AND ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) AND SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED BY TELEFLEX ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING. TELEFLEX AND ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, AFFILIATES, VENDORS, MERCHANTS, THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THIS SITE OR THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE, OR PRODUCT PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TELEFLEX DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE SITE WILL BE ERROR FREE, AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES, OR AVAILABLE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, TELEFLEX DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. TELEFLEX DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE; INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE; TELEFLEX’S SERVERS; OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS SENT FROM TELEFLEX ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. TELEFLEX WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR FROM ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING.

IF ANY JURISDICTION PROHIBITS THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS, LIMITATIONS, AND EXCLUSIONS, IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS, LIMITATIONS, AND EXCLUSIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY THE JURISDICTION.

 

INDEMNIFICATION & RELEASE

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Teleflex, its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims, damages, and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, arising out of or related to any products or services you purchase in connection with the Site, your use of the Site, or your violation of any third-party right. You are solely responsible for interactions with other users of the Site. To the extent permitted by applicable law, you hereby release Teleflex from any and all claims or liability related to any product or service of Teleflex and any conduct, action, or inaction by Teleflex or another user of the Site. In connection with the foregoing release, you hereby waive California Civil Code Section 1542 (and any similar provision in any other jurisdiction) which states: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor.” The indemnity and release provisions of this section shall survive the termination of this Agreement.

 

APPLICABLE LAW & DISPUTES

By visiting the Site, you agree that the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Teleflex.

By using this Site, you agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within Montgomery County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in all disputes arising out of or relating to the Terms or this Site.

 

SITE POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY

We reserve the right to make changes to our Site, policies, and these Terms of Use at any time. Any changes to these Terms of Use will be effective upon our posting of notice of the changes on the Site. These changes will be effective immediately for new users of the Site. We suggest that you re-read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy from time to time in order that you stay informed as to any such changes. Any use of the Site by You after such notice shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by You of such modifications. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

 

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

The Agreement (including any terms incorporated by reference herein), constitutes the entire agreement between Teleflex and you with respect to your access, use, and receipt of services from the Site and supersedes all prior agreements, negotiations and discussions between you and us relating to the same. There are no third-party beneficiaries of the Agreement. We exclude any representations and warranties previously given or made in relation to the same.

 

TERMINATION

Teleflex may terminate this Agreement at any time. Without limiting the foregoing, Teleflex shall have the right to immediately terminate or suspend any passwords or accounts of End User in the event of any conduct by End User or which Teleflex, in its sole discretion, considers to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by End User of this Agreement. The provisions above relating to Intellectual Property, Disclaimer of Warranties & Limitation of Liability, Indemnification & Release, and Applicable Law & Disputes will survive termination of this Agreement.

 

OUR ADDRESS

Teleflex Incorporated

550 E. Swedesford Road, Suite 400

Wayne, PA 19087

http://www.teleflex.com