This Web site (the “Site”) is designed to provide general information about Topcon America Corporation, its affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively, “Topcon”) and their products and services.
Nothing contained on this Site is intended to offer or does offer:
• medical advice for the treatment or diagnosis of vision and/or eye disease,
or any related illness, or to be a substitute for professional medical advice,
diagnosis or treatment; or
• advice or recommendations for land use, engineering or surveying, or to be
a substitute for the professional advice of engineers, registered surveyors and
others involved in the fields in which Topcon offers products for sale.
In addition, nothing presented here is intended to provide instructions on the use of Topcon’s products. Specific information and instruction for Topcon’s products are found in the product manuals supplied with the products.
This Site and its contents are intended to comply with the laws and regulations of the United States. While you can access this Site from outside the United States, our server is located within the United States, and the Site is intended to be used by residents located in the United States. All visitors agree to follow United States laws and regulations.
2. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Information you provide through this Site is subject to Topcon’s Privacy Statement. For information about Topcon’s Privacy Statement, click here. Topcon shall be free to use this information for statistical evaluations and to ensure uninterrupted proper operation of this Site. In addition, if you give any feedback to Topcon, it shall be deemed that the content is not confidential. Topcon shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in your feedback for any purpose and to reproduce and disclose the information to third parties without limitation without notice or compensation to any person or entity.
4. TRACKING SYSTEMS
By using this Site you agree to this tracking and agree to let third parties (contracted by us) to place cookies on your computer hard drive.
If you have any questions regarding our use of your information, please see Topcon’s online Privacy Statement.
5. GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS
Topcon is a wholly owned subsidiary of Topcon Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturers of positioning and ophthalmic diagnostic products. This Site contains information about products which may or may not be available in any particular country, may be available under different trademarks in different countries, and where applicable, may be approved or cleared by a government regulatory body for sale or use with different indications and restrictions in different countries.
Topcon's internal policies seek to comply with all applicable regulatory laws and regulations in countries where its products are distributed. As part of this dedication, Topcon offers the following statement regarding product standards and compliance.
Further, the documents and related graphics published on this Site could include technical inaccuracies on typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Topcon may make improvements and/or changes in the product(s) and/or program(s) described herein at any time.
Nothing contained on this Site should be construed as a promotion or solicitation for any product or for the use of any product in a particular way, which is not authorized by any applicable law or regulation. Specific questions about the availability and use of products described on this Site should be directed to your local Topcon distributor or representative.
6. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
This Site may contain links to other web sites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Topcon and Topcon is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation, any link contained on a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Topcon is providing Linked Sites to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of such Linked Sites is not an endorsement by Topcon in favor of any Linked Site, or the services or products on such Linked Site.
Without the written permission of Topcon, you may not frame any of the content of this Site, or incorporate into another web site or other service the intellectual property of Topcon.
7. NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
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Topcon’s Site and the information contained in reference herein are for informational purposes only. Any reproduction, retransmission or copying of any materials or design elements of this Site is strictly prohibited, without the prior written consent of Topcon.
Notwithstanding the above, Topcon authorizes you to make one (1) electronic or paper copy of the information posted on any page on this Site, provided that the copy is used solely for non-commercial, personal purposes, and further provided that any such copy remains protected by all copyright, trademarks, service marks, and other proprietary notices and legends contained on the Site. Systematic retrieval of data or other content from this site to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database or directory without written permission of Topcon is prohibited.
9. NO LICENSE OR RIGHT FOR YOU TO USE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PATENTS COPYRIGHTS OR TRADEMARKS
Nothing in this Site shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use in any form or manner any intellectual property, including, but not limited to, any patent, copyright or trademark of Topcon. Please be advised that Topcon protects its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
Topcon will endeavor to remove in a timely manner any posted submission which infringes the copyright of any person under the laws of the United States upon receipt of written notice in conformance with 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3). United States law provides significant penalties for submitting such a statement falsely.
10. TRADE AND SERVICE MARK RIGHTS
All rights in the product names, company names, trade names, logos, product packaging and designs of all Topcon or third-party products or services, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol, belong exclusively to Topcon or their respective owners, and are protected from reproduction, imitation, dilution or confusing or misleading uses under national and international trademark and copyright laws. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and nothing stated or implied on this Site confers on you any license or right under any patent or trademark of Topcon or any third party.
11. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES – LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
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ALL INFORMATION AND RELATED MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
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As a condition of your use of this Site, you warrant that you will not use this Secure Site or any software or information contained in it for any purpose that is illegal under U.S. or other applicable export control or sanctions laws or regulations, including, but not limited to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations. In particular, you warrant that you will not:
a) export, reexport, transfer or release the software or information to countries that are embargoed or sanctioned under U.S. or other applicable laws or regulations.
b) export, reexport, transfer or release the software or information to persons to whom such access is prohibited under U.S. or other applicable laws or regulations;
c) use any software or information contained in this Secure Site in any end-uses prohibited under U.S. or other applicable laws or regulations, including, but not limited to, the research on or design, development, construction, production, stockpiling, testing, operation, use, or maintenance of missiles, unmanned air vehicles nuclear explosive devices or nuclear propulsion projects, chemical or biological weapons or the related parts, components or subsystems of any of the foregoing.
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15. SEVERABILITY AND INTEGATION
16. NO WAIVER
Topcon reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to all or part of this Site, with or without notice. Topcon also reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice for any reason or no reason whatsoever. Topcon shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of this Site.
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When you visit a website owned by Topcon America Corporation or its affiliates (jointly, "Topcon"), Topcon may obtain information about you. This Privacy Statement explains how Topcon gathers and uses any such information.
What information does Topcon collect?
How does Topcon use this information?
You are under no obligation to provide any personal information to Topcon. However the information Topcon learns from customers helps us personalize and improve the experience at Topcon's websites. If you don't provide such information, some features of Topcon's websites may not be available to you.
Topcon collects certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, Topcon uses "cookies", and obtains certain types of information when your Web browser accesses a Topcon website. We also receive and store any information you enter on a Topcon website or give to Topcon in any other way.
Topcon may request and/or collect certain personal information from you; for example your name, address, email address, telephone number, etc., as well as information related to customer satisfaction surveys, customer purchasing habits, warranty information and/or other purchasing information or other information volunteered by you. Topcon may also collect other technical information such as your IP address, MAC address, internet service provider, computer operating platform, web browser, and other similar information.
Topcon may use this information for purposes such as:
personalizing your experience at our websites;
selectively sending you information that may be of interest to you;
contests and sweepstakes;
market research and on-line surveys;
contacting you about warranty, service and sales issues; and
automatic monitoring of statistical information to determine how Topcon's web sites are being used.
We currently do not knowingly collect or use individual identifying information from children under the age of 13, and we will not do so in the future without first obtaining verifiable consent from a parent or legal guardian. Should a child whom we know to be under the age of 13 send individual identifying information to us, we will only use that information to respond directly to the child, seeking parental consent or to provide parental notice.
Does Topcon share the information with third parties?
We do not sell your personal information to third parties. Topcon may share personal information with business partners in order to improve your experience with Topcon and for Topcon's marketing purposes. Topcon may share non-personal aggregate data about sales, customers, visitors to the site and related site information with third parties.
How do I stop Topcon from contacting me via e-mail in the future?
If you have previously subscribed to one of Topcon's mailing services and now you no longer wish to subscribe for such mailings, you may unsubscribe from such mailing lists on the same webpage where you subscribed. If for some reason, your efforts to unsubscribe were unsuccessful, or you still need assistance with regard to e-mails from Topcon, please email Topcon at email@example.com along with an explanatory message.
Does Topcon own this information?
All opinions, ideas, suggestions, and other information submitted to, or learned of, at our web sites may be used by Topcon, without any restriction and free of charge, and nothing contained in this policy shall limit or otherwise affect this.
What about Topcon's links to other sites?
Topcon's websites may contain links to other websites. Topcon is not responsible for the content that may be on such linked websites or the manner in which such websites obtain or use your personal information.
By using the Topcon website, you signify your agreement to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not disclose any individual identifying information through a Topcon website.
Will this Privacy Statement change?
Topcon may change this policy from time to time, and such changes will be posted here, so please review this policy periodically. Your continued use of Topcon's website following the posting of any changes to this statement shall mean that you have accepted those changes.