Terms of use

We/ Us/ Our - LEO Laboratories Limited (a company registered in the United Kingdom under number 662129) known as LEO Pharma (“LEO Pharma”) and companies affiliated with LEO Pharma.

You/Your - A user of the Website.

Website - The website under the domain name: www.leo-pharma.co.uk

Content - All audio, video, text, images or other content made available by us to you through the Website may sometimes include content which is owned or controlled by third parties which we are permitted to make available to you through the Website. 


ATTENTION: This legal notice applies to the entire contents of the Website and to any correspondence between us and/or any third party instructed by us and you. Please read these terms carefully before using the Website. Using the Website indicates that you accept these terms regardless of whether or not you choose to register with us. If you do not accept these terms, do not use the Website.

COPYRIGHT© 2011 LEO Pharma

The Content is protected by all applicable national or international law, regulation and treaty including, but not limited to, copyright laws and trade mark laws.

All copyright, trade mark, design rights, patent and other intellectual property rights (registered or unregistered) in the Content belongs to us.

The Content may not be copied other than for your personal and non-commercial use with all copyright or other proprietary notices retained. Except as expressly provided above, you are not allowed to copy, display, download, modify, reproduce, print or retransmit all or any part of the Content in any form or by any means without our express prior written consent.

If you print off, copy or download any part of the Website in breach of these terms of use, your right to use the Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

Trade marks

The company names, trade marks, service marks, trade names, logos, slogans and product names displayed on this Website are protected worldwide and may not be used in any way without our prior written consent.

Disclaimer of Liability

The information on this Website is provided "as is" with all faults and without warranty or representation of any kind, express or implied, including those of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.

Reasonable care has been taken to ensure that the Content is accurate and up to date. However, we do not give any guarantee, condition, warranty or representation as to the accuracy, sequence, timeliness or completeness of the Content and we may suspend access to or discontinue publishing the Website without prior notice. We reserve our right to alter, modify, substitute or delete any Content at any time at our sole discretion.

Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis and we will not be liable for the Website being unavailable at any time for any period. From time to time we may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or our entire Website, to users who have registered with us.

The Content is provided solely for your information. The Content posted on our Website is not intended to amount to any advice or recommendation of any kind on which reliance should be placed and must never be used as a substitute for advice provided by a doctor or other qualified healthcare professionals. To the maximum extent possible in law we therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its Content.

In no event shall we be liable (except in respect of death or personal injury) for any injury or any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, lost profits, loss of use of profit, lost data or any other loss or damage arising out of our negligence or any other cause including (without limitation) your access to, or inability to access, this Website your reliance on the Content or any viruses which may affect your computer even if we have been informed of the possibility thereof.


The Website contains hyperlinks to other websites. Such hyperlinks are only provided as a convenience and for your information only.  We do not guarantee, approve or endorse the content, information, products or resources available at other sites, nor does a hyperlink indicate any association with or endorsement by the linked site to us.  We accept no responsibility for hyperlinks or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

We do not endorse websites hyperlinking to the Website. Third parties’ hyperlinks to the Website do not create any contractual or other kind of relationship between us and the hyperlinking party. We shall not in any way be held responsible or liable for the content of websites with hyperlinks to the Website or for the acts or omissions by the owners of such other websites.

Please contact us about hyperlinks from our Website to websites or hyperlinks from other websites to our Website which you believe are inappropriate and/or illegal.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Website, the server on which our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Website will cease immediately.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Privacy Statement and Consent to Use Your Data


Introduction to Privacy Policy

This privacy statement describes our current policies and practices with regard to Personal Data collected by us from you directly and/or through the Website.  The term "Personal Data" refers to personally identifiable information about you, such as your name, date of birth, e-mail address or mailing address and telephone number.

Information We May Collect

We may collect and process the following Personal Data about you:

i.  information you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us, including your name, e-mail address, address, profession and workplace;

ii.  information relating to transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this Website, including information relating to any purchases you make of our goods or services;

iii.  information about your computer and about your visits to and use of our Website, including your IP address, browser type, geographical location, length of visit and number of page views;

iv.  any questions, suggestions and comments sent to us may be used for any purposes including developing, manufacturing and marketing; and

v.  information obtained through the completion of surveys that we use for research purposes.

Anonymous Data Collected Through this Website

We collect anonymous information about the use of our Website.  For example, we use technology to track which pages of our Website our visitors view and to compile statistics about our visitors and their use of our Website.

We use technology to track how often hyperlinks are used and which pages on our Website our visitors choose to view.

We also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Website.  An IP address is a numeric code that identifies your computer on a network, or in this case, the Internet.  Your IP address is also used to gather broad demographic information, such as determining how many of our visitors are from outside the UK.


A cookie is a small file that a website transfers to your computer to allow it to remember specific information about your session while you are connected. Your computer will only share the information in the cookie with the website that provided it, and no other website can request it. Cookies by themselves cannot be used to discover the identity of the user. Cookies do not damage your computer. 

We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies on the Website. The session cookies will be used to keep track of you whilst you navigate the Website. The persistent cookies will be used to enable our Website to recognise you when you visit the Website. The session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser.  The persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date. Cookies help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. Some of the cookies we use are essential for the Website to operate.

You have the opportunity to set your browser to accept all cookies, to notify you when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time.

Read more about our use of cookies here

Use of Your Personal Information

Personal information submitted on our Website will be kept confidential and will only be used for the purposes specified in this privacy statement or in relevant parts of the Website.

We may use your Personal Data:

i. to administer the Website and to notify you about changes to our service;

ii. to enable you to use the services available on the Website;

iii. to supply you with any goods or services ordered on the Website;

iv. to carry out obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us; and

v. for all other purposes for which we have registered with the Information Commissioner.

We may also use your data, or permit selected third parties to use your Personal Data, to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we or they may contact you about these by post or telephone.

If you do not want us to use your Personal Data in this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes, please contact us.

We may, from time to time, transfer your Personal Data to our associated or subsidiary companies outside of the European Economic Area.  If the level of privacy protection in any such country does not comply with recognised international standards, we will ensure that data transferred are adequately protected and that the transfer of data to third parties in such countries is made pursuant to a contract or other measures providing adequate protection.

The Internet is made up of a large number of international connections. If you are visiting this Website from a country other than the country in which our server is located, the various communications will necessarily result in the transfer of information across international boundaries. By visiting this Website and communicating electronically with us, you consent to these transfers.

LEO Pharma are required to record all relevant data to ensure the safety of our products. You can find more information about which data we record, your rights and how data privacy is ensured by at LEO Pharma’s Pharmacovigilance Notice of Personal Data Processing.


We may disclose your Personal Data to any member of our group companies, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries (as defined in section 1159 of the Companies Act 2006).

We will not disclose information about you unless the disclosure is (i) in accordance with this privacy statement, (ii) we have been granted your permission, (iii) a disclosure is required to fulfil an order from you or (iv) where we are required or permitted to do so by law.

Security of Your Personal Data

We collect and process Personal Data by fair and lawful means.  We only collect and process Personal Data for one or more specific, limited purpose(s).  At the time of collection or in advance, we will use clear, understandable language to confirm your consent to use your Personal Data.  Before we decide what form of consent is appropriate (i.e. direct vs. implied, written, verbal, electronic, etc.), we will consider the type of Personal Data that we require, the reason for its use and the type of contact with you that is involved.  The choice to provide us with Personal Data is always yours.

The employees who have access to Personal Data have been trained to handle such data properly and in accordance with strict standards of confidentiality. Although we cannot guarantee against any loss, misuse, unauthorised disclosure, alteration or destruction of data, we try to prevent such unfortunate occurrences. In the event of a loss of Personal Data we will act in accordance with the ICO Guidance on Data Security Breach Management.


If you are given a password to access some of the Content and /or the services available through the Website, you undertake to use it in a diligent manner and to take all reasonable steps to ensure that a third party does not gain access to your account.

Your Rights and Responsibilities

You may request us or any third party instructed by us to:

i. provide you with information on the Personal Data that are being processed about you; the purposes of the processing; the categories of recipients of the data; and any available information as to the source of such data;
ii. correct, erase or block Personal Data we or any third party instructed by us hold about you if these turn out to be inaccurate or misleading;
iii. discontinue the processing of Personal Data relating to you.

Such requests shall be considered if made in writing to us at the abovementioned address.

If the Personal Data we or any third party instructed by us have about you changes please let us know as soon as possible so that we can keep our records up to date.

Data Controller and Contact Information

The data controller responsible for this Website is LEO Pharma.

If you have any requests or questions about this privacy policy or the treatment of your personal data by LEO Pharma, please contact LEO Pharma at the following address:

LEO Pharma UK/IRE, Horizon, Honey Lane, Hurley, Berkshire, SL6 6RJ


These Terms of Use are personal to you and you shall not assign them or any of your rights or entitlements herein to any third party without our prior written consent.

Notification of Changes to This Statement

We are continually improving our methods of communication and adding new functionality and features to this Website.  Because of these ongoing changes, changes in the law and the changing nature of technology, our data practices will change from time to time.  If and when our data practices change, we will (as soon as practicable) post the changes on this Website to notify you of the changes.  We encourage you to check this page frequently.

Governing law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use, privacy statement, the Website and the Content shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with English law without regard to conflict of law rules. Any dispute arising out of or in relation to this disclaimer which cannot be solved amicably, shall be decided by the English Courts, who have exclusive jurisdiction.