Terms and Conditions of Use

These terms and conditions together with our Privacy Policy (see the link to our Privacy Policy below) govern your use of the www.TDCEurope.eu website (the “Site”) which is owned and operated by Takeda Development Centre Europe Ltd. (”Takeda”, “we”, “our”, “us”). By using the Site, you are representing your consent to the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”).

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using the Site as they affect your rights and liabilities under the law. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, you do not have permission to access the contents of the Site and you should cease using the Site immediately.

Intellectual Property

The content of this Site including documents and graphics is protected under applicable copyright and trademark laws. Takeda, its subsidiaries or affiliates own or are licensed to use all intellectual property in the content of this Site and reserves the right to pursue any intellectual property infringement in the Courts of the country where we suffer damage.

You may freely browse the Site but may only access, download, print or use the content from this Site for your private use provided that (a) you retain and reproduce all copyright and other proprietary notices contained herein on any such content, (b) the content shall not be modified in any way and you do not use any illustrations, photographs, video, or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text and (c) your use does not constitute an infringement of the rights of Takeda or any third parties including (without limitation) defamation, or infringement of the right of privacy or right of publicity). Any other use of the content including without limitation the use on a network or on another internet site is prohibited.

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

With the exception of the foregoing limited authorisation, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any patent, trademark or copyright of Takeda or any third party. No licence is granted to you in these Terms and Conditions to use any trade name or mark of Takeda or its affiliated companies.


ALTHOUGH TAKEDA WILL MAKE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO INCLUDE ACCURATE AND UP-TO-DATE CONTENT ON THIS SITE, TAKEDA SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENTS OF THIS SITE.THE CONTENT ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE QUALITY OF MATERIAL ON THE SITE, AUTHENTICITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES' RIGHTS OF THE CONTENT, OR WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE ACCESS TO THIS INTERNET SITE IS FREE FROM ERRORS OR THIS SITE IS FREE FROM COMPUTER VIRUSES. All IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARE EXCLUDED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If any of the above exclusions of warranties is unenforceable, the other exclusions listed above will still be given effect to the full extent permitted by that jurisdiction's law. Takeda shall not be liable to you or any third party for any damages (including but not limited to loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profits, loss of anticipated savings, wasted expenditure, management or office time, loss of privacy, and loss of data) or any other indirect, special, or punitive damages whatsoever or injury resulting from your access to or inability to access this Site or from reliance on any content of this Site.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or limit liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence.


Takeda has not reviewed the third parties' sites (including those of its affiliates and/or subsidiaries) that may link to or be linked by this Site and does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of any such third parties' sites. Accordingly, Takeda makes no representation about and has no responsibility in relation to any material or information you obtain from any such pages or third parties’ sites. Use of such site shall be subject to the terms and conditions of each such site. Please ensure you check these before you access the site.

Our Site must not be framed on any other site and nor may you create a link to any part of our Site.

User ID’s and Passwords

If you choose or if you are provided with a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever resulting from the disclosure of your password. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us or on our behalf, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions. You agree to immediately notify us of any known or suspected unauthorised use of your password or any other breach of security.

Information provided by You and Restrictions on your Use

Takeda shall not be required to respond to any e-mail or other communications. The content of any communications which you send to Takeda by e-mail or otherwise shall be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary. Takeda and its affiliates reserve the right (but with no obligation) to use such communications for any purpose and to reproduce, publish and disclose this information to third parties without limitation or compensation. Takeda and its affiliates also are free to use without limitation and without compensation to you any ideas, concepts, know-how, techniques or the like contained in any communication you send to Takeda for any purpose, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products.

You agree not to use this Site to:
  1. transmit, or otherwise make available any material that is false, inaccurate, unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, hateful, or racially or otherwise objectionable; or
  2. impersonate any person or entity; or
  3. forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any material transmitted to the Site; or
  4. transmit, or otherwise make available any material that you do not have the right to make available under any law or contractual or fiduciary relationships; or
  5. transmit, or otherwise make available any material that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary rights of any party; or
  6. transmit, or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, "spam," "junk mail," "chain letters," or any other forms of solicitation; or
  7. transmit, or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; or
  8. interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site; or
  9. attempt to gain unauthorised access to any other accounts, computer systems or networks that may be connected to the Site through hacking, password mining or any other means; or
  10. intentionally or unintentionally violate any national or international statute, law, decree, rule, and/or regulation; or
  11. collect or store or post personal data about others who could be directly or indirectly identifiable according to applicable personal data protection laws and regulations.


With respect to any and all information of a confidential nature which appears on the Site, whether or not marked as such, (“Takeda Confidential Information”), you agree to keep the same confidential and not to disclose the Takeda Confidential Information to any third party except with our express prior written consent.

Amendments to the Site

Takeda reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modifications to the information on this Site at any time without prior notice by posting changes online. You are responsible for regularly reviewing information posted online to obtain prompt notice of any such changes. Your continued usage of the Site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of the revised Terms and Conditions. Takeda also reserves the right to withdraw (temporarily or permanently) this Site at any time, without prior notice. We will not be liable to you or any third party if for any reason the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.


You agree that we, in our sole discretion, may terminate your access and use of this Site, for any reason, including, without limitation, if we believe that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms and Conditions. You agree that any termination of your access to and use of the Site under any provision of these Terms and Conditions may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that we may immediately bar any further access to the Site. Furthermore, you agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to or use of the Site.


You agree to indemnify and hold Takeda, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and employees (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from any loss, damage, injury, claim, demand, cost, including reasonable attorneys' fees, or penalty awarded against or incurred or paid by any of the Indemnified Parties due to or arising out of material you submit, transmit, or otherwise make available on the Site, your use of the Site, your violation of these Terms and Conditions, or your violation of any rights of another.

Data Protection and Privacy

We hold any details provided to us by you in accordance with UK Data Protection legislation. Further details are set out in our Privacy Policy (see the link to our Privacy Policy below) which you confirm you have read and understood.


If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be illegal, invalid, or otherwise unenforceable, then to the extent that Term or Condition is illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted. The remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive, remain in full force and effect, and continue to be binding and enforceable.

If we fail to insist upon strict performance of any of these Terms and Conditions, or if we fail to exercise any of the rights or remedies to which we are entitled, this will not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and will not relieve you from compliance with such obligations. No waiver by Takeda of breach of obligation arising under these Terms and Conditions shall constitute a waiver of any other breach.

You may not assign, sublicense or otherwise dispose of your rights under these Terms and Conditions.

A person who is not a party to these Terms and Conditions shall have no rights under the Contract (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 or otherwise as a third party to enforce any terms of these Terms and Conditions save for any parent, subsidiary, or affiliate entity within the Takeda corporate group.

Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom. Any dispute and/or difficulties which may arise in connection with these Terms and Conditions shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these Terms and Conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.