Terms of use

These Terms of Use describe the terms and conditions applicable to your use of the Amgen Australia Pty Ltd’s (“Amgen”) Professional Portal (“website”). Before being given access to the website, you will be asked to indicate whether you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, you will be given access to the website. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use, you will not be given access to the website. 
 
Amgen may at any time revise or modify these Terms of Use or impose new conditions for use of this website. Such changes, revisions or modifications shall be effective immediately upon notice to you, which may be given by any means including, without limitation, posting on the website or by e-mail. Any use of the website by you after such notice shall be deemed to constitute acceptance of such changes, revisions or modifications. Amgen may modify its services at any time. 
 
THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL OR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ADVICE. 
 
The content on this website is intended to be a general information resource in regard to the subject matter covered, and is provided solely on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. You are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein with other sources. Amgen is not engaged in rendering medical or similar professional services or advice via this website, and the information provided is not intended to replace independent considerations. You should not construe Amgen’s publication of this content as an endorsement by Amgen of the views expressed herein, or any warranty or guarantee of any strategy, recommendation, treatment, action, or application of medication or preparation made by the author of the content. 
 
 
Scope of use 
 
Amgen invites you to view, use and download a single copy of the website for your use. You are also permitted to download certain professional support and patient information which may be made available by Amgen. Except as otherwise provided on this page, no part of any content or software on the website may be copied, downloaded or stored in a retrieval system for any other purpose, nor may it be redistributed for any purpose, without the express written permission of Amgen. You understand that Amgen may discontinue, change, or restrict your use of the website for any reason without notice. 
 
The website may only be used by a healthcare professional registered in Australia by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). You warrant that you are currently registered by AHPRA and will ensure that the website is not accessed by any person who is not a currently registered healthcare professional. 
 
 
No warranties 
 
ALL CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. AMGEN MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR VERIFYING ANY INFORMATION BEFORE RELYING ON IT. USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. AMGEN MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU OBTAIN FROM THE WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES. 
 
The above exclusions may not apply in jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties. 
 
Limitation of liability 
 
YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. AMGEN SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEB SITE, EVEN IF AMGEN HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO RELIANCE BY ANY PARTY ON ANY CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, OR THAT ARISES IN CONNECTION WITH MISTAKES OR OMISSIONS IN, OR DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION OF, INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE USER, INTERRUPTIONS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTIONS TO THE WEBSITE OR VIRUSES, WHETHER CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, WAR, TERRORISM, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF, OR UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE, OR RELATED INFORMATION OR PROGRAMS. 
 
 
Indemnification 
 
If you violate any of these Terms of Use or if you misuse the website, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Amgen, its officers, directors, employees, agents and licensees from any and all liability including costs, expenses and attorneys’ fees that arise out of or are related to your violation or misuse. 
 
 
User submissions 
 
Certain areas of this website enable you to submit e-mails, or otherwise provide feedback or information to Amgen. 
 
You agree that by submitting content: 
  • that you will not submit any information that would directly identify a patient or any information for which you do not have all necessary consents or authorisations to disclose; 
  • you will only submit content that complies with applicable law, and will not submit content that is abusive, defamatory, obscene, infringing, threatening, repetitive, or otherwise inappropriate, or that contains any viruses or other software that may adversely affect the operation of another’s computer; 
  • you understand and agree that such content that is submitted to a feedback page, will be deemed non-confidential; and 
  • you grant to Amgen the irrevocable right to use, copy, modify, publish, perform, transmit and display such content via any media in accordance with these Terms of Use, and waive any moral rights you may have in such content. Subject to all applicable federal laws, Amgen shall be free to use such content, including any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in such content, for any reason whatsoever.
 
Trademarks 
 
All Amgen trademarks are the exclusive property of Amgen or companies within the Amgen group. Unauthorised use of any trademark, service mark or logo may be a violation of trademark laws. 
 
 
Copyright 
 
This website is protected by Australian and foreign copyright laws. Except for your informational, personal, non-commercial use as authorised above, you may not modify, reproduce or distribute the design or layout of the website, or individual sections of the design or layout of the website or Amgen logos without Amgen’s written permission. 
 
 
Information, news and press releases 
 
The website contains information, news and/or press releases in relation to certain disease states and conditions, as well as certain Amgen products. While this information was believed to be accurate as of the date it was prepared, Amgen disclaims any duty or obligation to update this information, news or any press releases. Information about companies other than Amgen contained in the news, press releases or otherwise, should not be relied upon as being provided or endorsed by Amgen. 
 
Links 
 
The website may contain links to websites operated by other parties. The linked sites are not under the control of Amgen, and Amgen is not responsible for the content available on any other Internet sites linked to the website. Such links do not imply Amgen’s endorsement of material on any other site and Amgen disclaims all liability with regard to your access to such linked websites. Amgen provides links to other Internet sites as a convenience to users, and access to any other Internet sites linked to this website is at your own risk. 
 
 
Security 
 
This website requires you to register prior to permitting access to the website or certain services available on this site. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your registration information and password, and for all uses of your password, whether or not authorised by you. 
 
 
Location, governing law and arbitration 
 
This website is operated by Amgen from its offices in New South Wales, Australia. The law of the State of New South Wales and Australia shall govern these terms and conditions, without reference to its choice of law rules. Amgen makes no representation that the information in the website is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to this website from territories where the content of this website may be illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. 
 
Any controversy or claim arising under or related to these Terms of Use or Amgen’s products and/or services shall be submitted to courts of competent jurisdiction in New South Wales and courts entitled to hear appeals therefrom. 
 
 
Violations and additional policies 
 
Amgen reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms of Use, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to the website. 
 
 
Use of information 
 
All personal information will be collected, used and disclosed by Amgen in accordance with Amgen’s privacy policy available at www.amgen.com.au/privacy/statement.html. For the purposes of your use of the Portal, the following additional terms are provided.
 
We may collect personal information about you to:
  • verify your registration information;
  • ensure that only registered healthcare professional use the Portal; and
  • improve the services offered by the Portal.
 
This personal information may include such things as your name, contact details, email address, specialty, AHPRA registration number and details of your hospital or medical consulting room. We will collect this information from you upon signing up to the Portal. 
 
We may use your AHPRA registration number to confirm that you are a currently registered healthcare professional. We may use your personal information to send you an e-mail confirming your registration and to respond to your questions. We may also send you emails with information that we think may be of interest to you, including information about our products and services. 
 
 
Questions 
 
If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please contact us.
 
BY ACCESSING THIS SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS WEB SITE’S USER AGREEMENT AND UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO IT.