Terms of Use

BiondVax.com Terms of Use

Welcome to BiondVax.com (the “Site”).

BiondVax.com is a website providing information regarding the business and activities of BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (“BiondVax”).
This Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) contains the legally binding terms for your use of the Site. You may access the Site only if you agree to abide by all applicable laws and accept the terms of this Agreement. If you do not agree with this Agreement, you should leave the Site immediately. This Agreement includes the terms and conditions for use of the Site, as well as your rights, obligations and restrictions regarding your access to the Site. By accessing the Site, you agree to be bound by this Agreement and by all applicable laws, and will be considered a “User” of the Site. Issues concerning collection and use of information by BiondVax are described in BiondVax’s Privacy Policy.
BiondVax may modify this Agreement from time to time and such modification shall be effective upon posting by BiondVax on the Site. You agree to be bound to any changes to this Agreement when you access the Site after any such modification is posted. It is therefore important that you review this Agreement regularly to ensure you are updated as to any changes.

  1. Eligibility. Access to the Site is void where prohibited. By using the Site, you represent and warrant that (a) you are 13 years of age or older or otherwise have the ability to form a binding contract; and (b) your use of the Site does not violate any applicable law or regulation or any obligation you may have to a third party.
  2. Term. This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Site and thereafter.
  3. Proprietary Rights in Content; Trademarks.
    a. The Site contains Content of BiondVax (the “BiondVax Content”). The BiondVax Content is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other laws, and BiondVax owns and retains all of its rights in the BiondVax Content and the Site. BiondVax hereby grants you a limited, revocable, nonsublicensable license to display and print the BiondVax Content (excluding any software code) solely for your personal use in connection with viewing the Site.
    b. “BiondVax”, “BiondVax.com” and other BiondVax trademarks, service marks, logos, product and service names are trademarks of BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (collectively, “Marks”). You agree not to display or use the Marks in any manner without the prior written permission of BiondVax.
  4. Information Submitted by Users. Subject to the provisions of the Privacy Policy with respect to personal identifying information, any communication or material that you transmit to the Site, by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions and the like, is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary information. BiondVax may use such communication or material for any purpose whatsoever including, without limitation, for disclosure, reproduction and publication. BiondVax will be free, without any compensation to you, to use any concepts or know-how contained in any such communication or material for any purpose whatsoever.
  5. Prohibited Activity. BiondVax may take any action as it deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request or in accordance with this Agreement. BiondVax reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in BiondVax’s sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, reporting you to law enforcement authorities. Prohibited activity includes, but is not limited to:
    a. any use of the Site or the domain for criminal or tortious activity, fraud, spamming, sending of viruses or other harmful files, copyright infringement, patent infringement, theft of trade secrets;
    b. any automated use of the Site, the domain or the information contained in the Site, including the use of the Site for sending unsolicited mail;
    c. interfering with, disrupting, or creating an undue burden on the Site or the networks or services connected to the Site;
    d. using the Site in a manner inconsistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.
  6. Privacy. Access to the Site is also governed by our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into this Agreement by this reference.
  7. Forward Looking Statements. The Site contains information regarding future expectations, contains projections of BiondVax’s results of operations or financial condition, and includes other forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements do not purport to be predictions of future events or circumstances, and as such, BiondVax’s actual results and performance may differ materially from those expressed in such forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements that express BiondVax’s beliefs, plans, objectives, assumptions, future events or performance may involve estimates, assumptions, risks and uncertainties. More detailed information about the risks and uncertainties affecting the Company is contained under the heading “Risk Factors” in our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2017 filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, which is available on the SEC’s website, www.sec.gov, and in the Company’s periodic filings with the SEC The statements incorporated by reference or contained in any forward-looking statement speak only as of the date on which that statement is made. BiondVax will not update, and expressly disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances that occur after the date on which such statement is made.
  8. Disclaimers. BiondVax endeavors to keep the Site and Site Materials on, in, and through the Site up-to-date. Without limiting anything else in these Terms and Conditions or otherwise, BiondVax is not responsible for any errors or omissions in the Site or Site Materials. BiondVax may make changes to the Site or Site Materials, or to the products, information, or services made available in connection with this Site, at any time, and BiondVax makes no commitment to update the information contained on or in this Site. BiondVax is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the Site. Content posted on the Site is subject to change from time to time at BiondVax’s sole discretion. The BiondVax Content may contain links to other websites or Content posted by third parties. BiondVax is not responsible for the Content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such websites, and such websites are in no way investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by BiondVax, and access to these third-party sites is at your own risk. BiondVax assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, any User communication or Content. BiondVax is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on any of the Site, including any injury or damage to Users or to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading materials in connection with the Site. Under no circumstances shall BiondVax be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from use of the Site, from any Content posted on or through the Site, or from the conduct of any Users of the Site, whether online or offline. You must evaluate and will bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including any reliance on the content, integrity, and accuracy of such Content. The information on the Site is provided “AS-IS” and as available and BiondVax expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. BiondVax cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the Site.

8.1 Informational Purposes Only. The information on this Site is for informational purposes only. No information, services, or materials offered by or through the Site shall be construed as or understood to be medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF A PHYSICIAN OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH PROVIDER WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE REGARDING A MEDICAL CONDITION. If you are in the United States and are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 or call for emergency medical help on the nearest telephone. Reliance on the Content or any portion thereof, or other visitors to the web site, is solely at your own risk.

  1. Limitation on Liability. WITHOUT DEROGATING FROM ANYTHING ELSE CONTAINED HEREIN, THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE REMAINS WITH YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL BIONDVAX BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE, EVEN IF BIONDVAX HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, BIONDVAX’s LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO BIONDVAX FOR THE ACCESS TO THE SITE.
  2. Disputes. In the event of any dispute about or involving the Site, you agree that the dispute shall be governed by the laws of the State of Israel, without regard to conflict of law provisions and you agree that all claims relating to the Site be adjudicated exclusively in the applicable courts located in Jerusalem, Israel, provided that the foregoing shall not prevent BiondVax from seeking injunctive or equitable relief in any court of competent jurisdiction.
  3. Indemnity. You agree to indemnify and hold BiondVax, its subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective officers, agents, partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due arising out of or relating to your use of the Site or your breach of this Agreement causes BiondVax to be liable to or subject to a claim by another.
  4. Other. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and BiondVax regarding the use of the Site. The failure of BiondVax to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. The section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. This Agreement operates to the fullest extent permissible by law. If any provision of this Agreement is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that provision is deemed severable from this Agreement and shall be replaced by an enforceable provision most nearly approximating the intent of the original provision and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Please contact us at: info@BiondVax.com  with any questions regarding this Agreement.

[Last Updated: 19 June 2018]

BiondVax.com Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy. This privacy policy describes the online information practices of BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (“BiondVax”) and the way your information is collected and used at the BiondVax.com website (the “Site”).

Capitalized terms used and not otherwise defined in this document shall have the meanings set forth in the BiondVax.com Terms of Use.

  1. Information Collection and Use.
    a. The Site logs non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type, from Users to the Site. This data is used to personalize the Site, manage the Site, track usage and improve the Site services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services to Users. User IP addresses may be recorded for security and monitoring purposes.
    b. Information collected through the Site may be stored and processed in any of the countries where we or our service providers maintain facilities. You therefore understand and consent that your information may be transferred outside of the country in which you reside.
    c. Except as otherwise described in this privacy policy, BiondVax will not disclose personal information to any third party unless we believe that disclosure is necessary to conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other legal process, whether or not a response is required by applicable law; to enforce the BiondVax.com Terms of Use or to protect BiondVax’s rights; or to protect the safety of members of the public and Users of the service.
    d. BiondVax reserves the right to transfer information to a successor in interest that acquires rights to that information as a result of the sale of BiondVax or any of its assets.
    e. Please do not send BiondVax any confidential or proprietary information and material by email, through the Site or in any other way. Any information or material submitted or sent to BiondVax, will be deemed non-confidential, and BiondVax shall be entitled to use such information as it deems fit.
  2. Use of Cookies. BiondVax may use cookies to store Users’ preferences and to record session information, for purpose of customization of content. We do not link the information we store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on the Site. You may configure your browser to accept or reject all or some cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. However, you may have to enable cookies from BiondVax in order to use some functions on the Site. BiondVax’s website uses a Google Analytics tracking code which sets cookies. Every user is registered with a unique but not-personally identifiable ID, to provide BiondVax with aggregate, anonymous insights such as how many unique visitors visit the web site, and how many users return. You may learn more about about Google’s privacy policies on https://policies.google.com/privacy. Please note that BiondVax is not responsible for changes to Google’s policies and practices. With Google Analytics, one can survey how often any single user has visited the website, what pages they visited, for how long they stayed and how they interacted with the site.
  1. Links. The Site contains links to other websites. BiondVax is not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices on other websites, nor will it be liable for any content related claim related to the access of third party websites. When linking to another website a user should read the privacy policy stated on that site.
  2. Security. BiondVax takes precautions to insure that member account information is kept private, and uses reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our database.
  3. Changes in Our Privacy Policy. From time to time we may make changes to our privacy policy. If we make changes that are materially less restrictive on our use or disclosure of personal information you have provided to us, we will publish any such changes in a visible place on the Site. A User is bound by any changes to the privacy policy when using the Site after those changes have been posted.

BiondVax cares deeply about online privacy. If you have any questions concerning this privacy policy, please email us at: info@BiondVax.com

BiondVax Personal Information Privacy Policy

We may collect certain information or data about you when you subscribe to our email list, or share information online (e.g. direct communication with a BiondVax employee or representative, website and social media channels) and offline (e.g. at face-to-face meetings, and by providing your business card).

Personal information that we may collect and retain includes:

  • Your name, email address, telephone numbers, address, and other information you provide (e.g. Information on your business cards such as Employer, title, and location).
  • Records of face-to-face meetings
  • Records of online and offline communications with BiondVax employees and representatives
  • Your email address and subscription preferences when you sign up to our mailing list
  • How you use our emails – for example whether you open them and which links you click on, your IP address, and details of which version of web browser you used.

This data can be viewed by people on the BiondVax team to:

  • Improve the site by monitoring how you use it
  • gather feedback to improve our services, for example, our communications and use of third-party services, e.g. Eventbrite
  • respond to any feedback you send us if you’ve asked us to
  • send emails to users

We do not sell, rent or trade your personal data with any third party.

Where your data is stored: BiondVax stores all data collected on our website on secure servers located in the State of Israel.

BiondVax routinely personally identifiable data to MailChimp, our third-party email provider for the purposes of creating, adding to and maintaining our mailing lists which we use to communicate with you. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this.

When you sign up to our email mailing list: We use a third-party email service, MailChimp, to manage our regular email communications to members and MailChimp act as a data-processor on behalf of BiondVax. MailChimp is a US company and has staff based outside the EEA, and may store your data in the US. When you sign up to our email alerts, you agree to your data being stored in this way. You can find out more about how MailChimp collects and stores your information from MailChimp at https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/.

Keeping your data secure: Sending information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data while it’s in transit.  BiondVax does not accept liability for any data in transit and any data you send is at your own risk.

We take reasonable steps to secure your Personal Data and have operational procedures and security features in place to keep your data secure once we receive it.

Disclosing your information: We may pass on your personal information if we have a legal obligation to do so, or if we have to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements. This includes exchanging information with government agencies for legal reasons.

We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your personal details to other websites.

Your rights: You can find out what information we hold about you, and ask us not to use any of the information we collect. For users in jurisdictions covered under the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) you (the data subject) have several rights in respect of your data and how BiondVax processes it:

  • You have the right to request whether or not your personal data is being processed by BiondVax
  • If your personal data is being processed you have the right to access this data and the following information:
    • The purposes of the processing
    • The type of personal data concerned
    • The recipients or categories of recipient to whom the personal data has been or will be disclosed
    • The envisaged period for which the personal data will be stored
    • If your personal data has not been collected directly from you, the source
    • The existence of any automated decision-making or profiling and information about the logic involved
    • The appropriate safeguards in place where your data is transferred to any third country
    • You also have the right to have any inaccurate data corrected, or incomplete data completed. You also have a right to obtain a copy of any incomplete or inaccurate data.
    • You have the right to request that BiondVax ceases to process your data and the “right to be forgotten” where, upon your request, BiondVax will delete all personal data held about you.
    • You also have the right to request that BiondVax restricts the processing of your data and the right to object, at any time, to the use of your data for direct marketing purposes or profiling.

If you’ve signed up for email alerts, you can unsubscribe or change your settings at any time. Alternatively you may contact the BiondVax via email to request that you be unsubscribed, or to exercise any of your rights listed above.

To exercise these rights, or ask for clarifications, please contact:

BiondVax relies on the consent those who have opted into receiving communications from BiondVax or provided personal contact information as the legal basis for processing personal data.

Links to other websites: The BiondVax website contains links to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to BiondVax and doesn’t cover other sites that our website links to. If you go to another website from this one, read the privacy policy on that website to find out what it does with your information.

Additional services used by, but not controlled by BiondVax includes:

  • MailChimp is used to administer our mailing list. You are advised to review MailChimp’s privacy policy which is currently available at https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/
  • Google Analytics. Google Analytics may be used to record certain details of visitors to our website at www.biondvax.com in order to optimise the website, its content, and ensure we can provide a reliable service.

[Last updated 19 June 2018]