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Terms and conditions

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  1. This website, including all pages and content made available under the domain name www.gwpharm.com, (the "Website") is owned and operated by GW Pharmaceuticals Plc (the "Company"). These terms and conditions apply to use of this Website, including the investor relations pages published by the NASDAQ Corporate Solutions ("NASDAQ") on behalf of the Company. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this Website. Using this Website indicates that you accept these terms and agree to be bound by them. If you do not accept these terms do not use this Website. The Company reserves the right to vary these terms and conditions at any time and will post any variations here. You are advised to review these terms and conditions on a regular basis as you will be deemed to have accepted variations if you continue to use the Website after they have been posted.
  2. By agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions, you are consenting to us collecting and storing certain personal data about you. For more details about how the Company deals with your personal data, please read our Privacy Policy by clicking here.
  3. The Company takes every care and precaution to ensure that information published on this Website is correct but the Company makes no representations or warranties in respect of the contents of and materials provided on this Website and excludes all representations, conditions and warranties, express or implied, arising by operation of law or otherwise, except to the extent that these may not be excluded by law. The Company may make changes to the material on this Website at any time without notice. The material on this Website may be out of date and the Company makes no commitment to update any such material.
  4. Content and information provided by third parties other than the Company is identified clearly where it appears. The Company publishes this content as supplied to it and is not responsible for its accuracy or timeliness. You must take appropriate steps to verify this information before acting upon it.
  5. No liability is accepted for the content of any other website operated by a third party from which you have accessed this Website or which may be accessed via links from this Website. Such links are provided for your convenience only and do not imply that the Company approves or recommends the contents of any such websites.
  6. The Company, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering this Website), which shall include NASDAQ, and any of the Company's group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, shall not be liable in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise for indirect, special, incidental, punitive or consequential losses or damages, or loss of income, profits, revenue, goodwill, data, or anticipated savings or for any financial loss whatsoever, regardless of whether any such loss or damage would arise in the ordinary course of events or otherwise, or is reasonably foreseeable or is otherwise in the contemplation of the parties in connection with this Website and any sites linked to this Website or the material on any such linked website, including, but not limited to, loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of or browsing this Website or your downloading of any material from this Website or any linked website. You are recommended to take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information from this Website or any linked website. Nothing in this statement shall limit or exclude our liability, or that of any other party, for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, or any other liability which may not be excluded or limited under applicable law.
  7. The Company will not be liable if for any reason this Website, or any linked website, is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to this Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice.
  8. The Company is not engaged in providing medical advice via this Website and the information provided is not intended to replace medical advice offered by a physician. If you desire or need such advice, you should consult a professional healthcare provider.
  9. The information contained in this Website is not (and should not be construed as) a recommendation, invitation or inducement for you or any other person to invest in the shares or other securities of the Company or any other company, or any other investment products or services or engage in any investment activity. The information provided should not be relied upon in connection with any investment decision.
  10. Nothing on the pages of this Website shall be deemed to constitute the provision of financial, investment or other professional advice in any way. The information contained in this Website is not (and should not be construed as) a recommendation, invitation or inducement for you or any other person to invest in the shares of the Company or any other company, or any other investment products or services or engage in any investment activity. The information provided should not be relied upon in connection with any investment decision. Actual results and developments may be materially different from any opinion or expectation expressed on this Website. The past performance of the Company or any other company referred to on this Website cannot be relied upon as a guide to its future performance. The price of shares and other securities, and the income derived from them, can go down as well as up and investors may not recoup the amount originally invested.
  11. Any reference to any product or service which has been or may be provided by the Company or any other company does not amount to a promise that such product or service will be available at any time. Changes to or improvements in such products or services may be made at any time without notice.
  12.  The copyright in all materials on this Website including without limitation, website design, text, graphics and underlying code are owned by or licensed to the Company. All other intellectual property rights are reserved and nothing on this Website should be considered as granting any licence or right under any copyright law, trademark or other intellectual property right of the Company or any third party. This Website is for personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, licence, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any information obtained from this Website. You may only download to a personal computer for viewing purposes and print out a number of pages of this Website for your own personal use, provided any copyright or other proprietary notices contained on the original materials are retained on any copies made.
  13.  Sativex, Epidiolex, Greenwich Biosciences and GW Pharmaceuticals are registered trademarks of the Company.
  14. The information contained in this Website is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject the Company to any additional registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country.
  15. These terms and conditions of use are governed by the laws of England and Wales and the English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in the event of any dispute.
  16. To the extent that any part of these terms and conditions is found to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction such part shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms all of which shall remain in full force and effect as permitted by law
  17. This Website may contain estimates and forward-looking statements that reflect the Company's current expectations regarding future events including the clinical development, regulatory clearance, manufacture and commercialisation of the Company's products, the Company's ability to find partners for the development and commercialisation of its products, as well as the Company's future capital raising activities, including, without limitation, statements containing the words "targets", "believes", "expects" ,"estimates", "intends", "may", "plan", "will", "anticipates"” and similar expressions (including the negative of those expressions). The Directors believe that the expectations reflected in these statements are reasonable but estimates and forward-looking statements involve unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, financial condition, performance or achievements of the Company, or industry results, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by those forward-looking statements. Estimates and forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and our future results may differ materially from those expressed in these estimates and forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results, financial condition, liquidity, performance, prospects, opportunities, achievements or industry results to differ materially include, but are not limited to, those discussed under “Risk Factors” or elsewhere in our Annual Report on Form 20-F, which is available HERE.

Privacy Policy

GW Pharmaceuticals plc (GW) respects the privacy of visitors to its website and is committed to the protection of their personal information.

This Privacy Policy explains how GW uses personal information that we collect via this website and informs you of your rights.  Please read the entire Policy before using or submitting information to this website.

Please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to information collected from offline resources.

Why do we collect personal information about you?

We collect personal information (e.g. information from which you can be identified, such as your name, email address, telephone number) about you, including through completion of forms or emails and as part of any enquiries relating to our products or services, for a variety of reasons:

  • For GW’s legitimate business purposes, including:

    • to provide our services and to protect the integrity and security of our website;
    • to improve the level of our service and user experience of our website by making it more accessible and user friendly and to create content more relevant to you;
    • to enforce our Terms and Conditions and our rights; and
    • to consider your application for employment.
  • To meet our legal obligations, for example:
    • for accounting and tax purposes; and
    • to respond to requests for information by competent public bodies and judicial authorities.

You may have a right to oppose these uses under applicable law, but if that is the case you may not be able to benefit from our products and services.

  • On the basis of your consent:

    • to respond to your requests for information;
    • for the use of your e-mail address or telephone number in connection with the marketing of our products and services; and
    • the use of certain cookies and similar technologies, as explained below.

You can withdraw your consent at any time by letting us know at the address below, by opposing advertising by e-mail or SMS, or by changing the privacy settings of your browser or using other available controls in connection with cookies.  If you withdraw consent, GW is no longer able to offer these services.

What information do we collect?

In general, you can use our website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself.  However, we collect technical information, such as an IP address and browser information in order to make a connection and display our website.  Similar to many other websites on the Internet, we may collect data about the pages that you view on the website or record the options that you chose to select.  The information collected does not directly identify you but may be helpful to us, for example, to improve the services we offer and to maintain the security of our website.

There are times, however, when we may need information from you, such as your name and address, for example, when you fill out a form to request information about our products and services.  On those occasions, we may provide you with additional information and choices about our intended use of your personal information.  We may collect details of interactions with us, such as what enquiries you have made, topics discussed, what material we have provided to you, and similar information.  We may also collect your communication preferences, such as whether or not you wish to receive commercial e-mails. 

Where do we store this personal information and for how long?

We store personal information in secure databases and systems under our control and with service providers acting on our behalf.

GW will only hold your data for as long as is reasonably needed for each purpose in accordance with any applicable legal, ethical reporting or documentation retention requirements. 

Any correspondence with our Medical Information Department will be kept confidential but please be aware that they are unable to enter into discussions regarding individual medical treatment.  You will be referred to your own doctor or other healthcare professional.

Children

This website is not intended for the use of children and we do not knowingly collect personal  information from visitors under the age of sixteen without the consent or authority of a parent or guardian.  GW encourages parents and guardians to advise their children on their use of the Internet and on what information they disclose to any website.

With whom do we share your personal information?

GW may share your personal information with:

  • other companies within the GW group and companies with whom we may partner in connection with proposed or actual GW projects;
  • third party companies that supply goods or services to GW such as legal counsel, auditors and IT service suppliers;
  • other third parties pursuant to a court order, to protect the interests of GW, or where otherwise required by law or legal process; and
  • actual or prospective purchasers of GW businesses in the event of a corporate transaction, such as a sale, merger or acquisition.

Sharing your personal information as described above may involve transferring it to countries, including countries outside of the EU/EEA, whose data protection and privacy laws may not be equivalent to, or as protective as, those that exist in your country of residence.  However, in accordance with applicable law, GW implements measures such as standard data protection clauses to ensure that any transferred personal data remains protected and secure.

Rights in your personal information

Depending on the applicable law, you may have various rights in respect of your personal information, such as the right of access, rectification, restriction, opposition, portability and erasure.  Please note that these rights are subject to limitations set out in law.

If you do not want to receive advertising by e-mail or SMS, you will be given an possibility to opt-out in the communications you receive.

If you wish to exercise your rights or have additional questions about this policy and our practices or if you have complaints about GW’s use of your personal information, please contact us at: info@gwpharm.com.

For visitors in the EU, you may lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority if you consider that our processing of your personal information infringes applicable law.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files, composed of letters and numbers that are stored in the visitor’s local browser cache by web page servers.  Using such cookies helps GW to provide visitors to its website with a good experience.  This includes making it possible to recognise the visitor’s browser in order to optimise the website and simplify its use.  Data collected via cookies is used to analyse its use and improve the service for our visitors, the information will not be used to determine the personal identity of the website visitor.

GW uses the following cookies on its website:

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Universal Analytics (Google)

 

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Analytical / performance 

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use GW’s website. These cookies allow GW to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around their website when they are using it. GW uses the information to compile reports and this assists GW in improving the way GW’s website works. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
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Functionality 

 

This cookie is used to detect whether a user has javascript enabled in their browser.

Used on every page

Please note that some cookies are necessary for the optimal functioning of our website.  If you choose to delete or reject cookies, you may not be able to use of all the website features to their fullest.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Security

GW takes appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect your personal data consistent with applicable privacy and data security laws.  Any personal information that is provided to GW by you will be encrypted in transit to help prevent unauthorised access.  However, we cannot guarantee the security of any personably identifiable information you transmit through our website and any transmission is at your own risk.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

GW may occasionally update this Privacy Policy. Please periodically review this Policy to keep informed with any changes, particularly before providing any personal information through the website.This Privacy Policy was last updated on 12 June 2017.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our Privacy Policy or information we hold about you:

By email:  info@gwpharm.com

Or write to us at:   

GW Pharmaceuticals plc
Sovereign House
Vision Park
Histon
Cambridge
CB24 9BZ
Tel: + 44 (0)1223 266800

If you feel that GW has not used your data in accordance with this Privacy Policy and the company has not resolved the matter in a fair way, you have the right to contact the Information Commissioner’s Office Helpline by telephone on 0303 123 1113.

Company registration and address details

UK Trading Companies:

GW Pharmaceuticals plc
Registered Office Address:
Sovereign House
Vision Park
Histon
Cambridge, CB24 9BZ
England
Tel: +44 (0) 1223 266800
Fax: +44 (0) 1223 235667
Web: www.gwpharm.com
Company Registration No: 04160917
VAT No: GB780708121
Registered in England & Wales

GW Pharma Limited
Registered Office Address:
Sovereign House
Vision Park
Histon
Cambridge, CB24 9BZ
England
Tel: +44 (0) 1223 266800
Fax: +44 (0) 1223 235667
Web: www.gwpharm.com
Company Registration No: 03704998
Registered in England & Wales

GW Research Limited
Registered Office Address:
Sovereign House
Vision Park
Histon
Cambridge, CB24 9BZ
England
Tel: +44 (0) 1223 266800
Fax: +44 (0) 1223 235667
Web: www.gwpharm.com
Company Registration No: 03107561
Registered in England & Wales

U.S. Trading Company
Greenwich Biosciences Inc.

5750 Fleet Street, Suite 200
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Tel:  760.795.2200
Fax: 760.795.2219