Terms of use and Privacy Policy

1. Terms of use of this website


Your access to and use of this website is subject to the following terms and conditions and any applicable laws.

Forward-looking information

This website may expressly or implicitly contain certain forward-looking information and statements concerning Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd and its business including, without limitation, statements containing the words "expects", "believes", "anticipates" - and words of similar import. Such information and statements involve certain known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which could cause the actual results, financial condition, performance or achievements of Basilea to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking information and statements. Moreover, Basilea  does not undertake to update such forward-looking information and statements contained herein as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

No offer and no solicitation

The information provided on this website does not constitute an offer of or solicitation for the purchase or disposal of, trading or any transaction in any Basilea securities. Investors must not rely on this information for investment decisions.

Medical information/conditions

Product information on this website is provided by Basilea and is intended for general information purposes only. Registered pharmaceutical products listed are available upon prescription from a medical doctor or qualified medical professional only, and not all such products may be available in all countries. The product information is not intended to provide complete medical information. SHOULD YOU HAVE A MEDICAL CONDITION, PROMPTLY SEE YOUR OWN MEDICAL DOCTOR OR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER. WE DO NOT OFFER PERSONALIZED MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS OR PATIENT-SPECIFIC TREATMENT ADVICE. You should always obtain complete medical information about your prescription medicines (including their beneficial medical uses and possible adverse effects) by discussing the appropriate use of any medicine(s) directly with your prescribing physician or, where appropriate, other medical advisor. Medical professionals may obtain complete medical information from the product's information leaflet. Information on these products may vary by country. Patients, physicians and other medical professionals should check with local medical resources and regulatory authorities for information appropriate to their country. In addition, current regulations in many countries limit (or even prohibit in some instances) the ability of Basilea to provide information and/or to respond directly to patient questions regarding its prescription products. Basilea, however, will respond to inquiries from and provide information to qualified health care professionals in accordance with local regulations.

Worldwide products

This website may contain information on worldwide products and services, not all of which are available in every location. A reference to a product or service on this website does not imply that such product or service is or will be available in your location. The products referred to on this website may be subject to different regulatory requirements depending on the country of use. Consequently, visitors may be notified that certain sections of this website are intended only for certain kinds of expert users or only for audiences in certain countries. You should not construe anything on this website as a promotion or advertisement for any product or for the use of any product that is not authorized by the laws and regulations of your country of residence.

Disclaimer of warranties

While Basilea uses reasonable efforts to ensure that the information is accurate and up to date the information may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. Basilea reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to the information, and to the products and programs described in such information, at any time without notice. Basilea makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of any of the information. Basilea assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the website. ALL INFORMATION IS PROVIDED "AS IS". BASILEA PROVIDES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE COMPLETENESS OR ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE OR ITS POSSIBLE USES. CONSEQUENTLY, THE INFORMATION SHOULD BE CAREFULLY EVALUATED BY SITE VISITORS. NEITHER BASILEA, NOR ANY OTHER BASILEA GROUP COMPANY, NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THIS WEBSITE TO YOU SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO, USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you. Basilea also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, or use of the information. Basilea reserves the right to discontinue this website at any time without notice and without liability.

Links to this site

Basilea has not reviewed any or all of the third-party websites which contain links to this website and is not responsible for the content of any such off-site pages or any other sites linked to the website. If you wish to link your website to this website, you may only link to the home page. You may not link to any other pages within this website without the prior written consent of Basilea. Quotation or use of one or more portions of this website in the site of any third parties without written consent is likewise prohibited.

Links to other sites

Links to third-party sites may be provided for the interest or convenience of visitors to this website. We will endeavor to inform you when you are leaving this website that the terms of use and privacy policy of the third-party site may be different. However, Basilea accepts no liability for links from us to others, and in particular we are not responsible for the accuracy or legality of the content thereof. We accept no liability deriving from a breach or omission in the privacy policies of third parties.

2. Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd, through its wholly owned subsidiary Basilea Pharmaceutica International Ltd, Allschwil, processes data about individual persons who visit our website, subscribe to our newsletters or submit an online job application. If you wish to contact us regarding our use of your personal data, object to the processing of your personal data, or ask for the deletion or rectification of your personal data, please email us at dataprotection@basilea.com. The data controller according to the Swiss Data Protection Act and the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation/GDPR) is Basilea Pharmaceutica International Ltd, Allschwil, Hegenheimermattweg 167b, 4123 Allschwil, Switzerland.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data

In the event we obtain the consent of the data subject for the processing of personal data, article 6 (1) (a) GDPR serves as the legal basis for such processing. If the processing of personal data required for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is a party, Article 6(1)(b) GDPR serves as the legal basis. This also applies to processing operations that are necessary to carry out pre-contractual measures. To the extent the processing of personal data is required to fulfil a legal obligation to which Basilea is subject, article 6 (1) (c) GDPR serves as the legal basis. In the event that the vital interests of the data subject or another natural person require the processing of personal data, article 6 (1) (d) GDPR serves as the legal basis. If processing is necessary to safeguard a legitimate interest of our company or a third party and if the interests, fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject do not outweigh the aforementioned interest, article 6 (1) (f) GDPR serves as the legal basis for the processing.

Server log files

Every time you visit our website, the website hoster automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type and version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL, e.g. from which website the user gets to our website
  • Hostname of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP Address

These data are not combined with other data sources. The basis for this data processing is article 6 (1) (b) GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures. Log file information is stored for a maximum of 7 days and then deleted. Data whose further storage is required for evidentiary purposes are excluded from deletion until the respective incident has been finally clarified. The collection of data for the provision of the website and the storage of data in log files is absolutely necessary for the operation of the website. Therefore, there is no possibility of the user to object to this kind of processing.


The hosting services we use serve to provide the following services: Infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, storage space and database services, security services and technical maintenance services that we use for the purpose of operating this online platform. For these purposes, we or our hoster process data of visitors of our website on the basis of our legitimate interests in an efficient and secure provision of this website in accordance with article (1) (f) GDPR.

Use of cookies

To continuously improve our website we create pseudonymized user profiles through cookies, which are text files placed on your computer. The legal basis for the processing of personal data using cookies is article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. Cookies are stored on the user’s computer and submitted to our website. Therefore, you as a user have full control over the use of cookies. You can deactivate or restrict the transmission of cookies by changing the settings in the internet browser of your computer. Cookies that have already been saved can be deleted at any time. This can also be done automatically. If cookies are deactivated for our website, it may no longer be possible for you to use all functions of the website in full.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies to help analyze how users use the website. The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website will be transferred to a Google server in the United States and stored there. Since IP anonymization is activated on this website, IP addresses will be truncated before sent to Google. This applies to IP addresses from EU member states or other parties to the agreement on the European Economic Area. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is article 6 (1) (1) (f) GDPR. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for us and providing other services relating to website activity and internet use to us. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Personal data of a user will be deleted or made anonymous after 14 months.You may block the collection, transfer and processing by Google of cookie-generated data about your use of the website by downloading and installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on provided under the following link https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

Description of cookies

The use of cookies may include session cookies, which exist only until you close your browser as well as persistent cookies that exist for a longer, specified time. Cookies may be used on our website for one or more of the purposes listed below:

Purpose Description
Necessary cookies  Cookies, which are crucial to operate the services of the website
Performance cookies Cookies, which collect information about website use, for example, which pages are visited  and whether the user receives error messages from the website
Functional cookies Cookies, which allow the website to save user preferences such as name, language or region and which enable advanced and personalized features

Any change of cookies on this website will be published here.

Cookies used on this website

Name Objective  Category Duration Origin
PHPSESSID Contains a key for user data Necessary Session System
_umta Used by Google Analytics to identify unique users Performance Persistent Third-party
_umtb Used by Google Analytics to start a session and measure its duration Performance Session Third-party
_umtc Used by Google Analytics to start a session and measure its duration Performance Session Third-party
_umtz Used by Google Analytics to determine which website the user came from Performance Persistent Third-party


E-mail subscription to receive Basilea’s press releases

You can subscribe to our press release newsletter, with which we inform you about current developments of the company. For the registration to this newsletter we use the so-called double opt-in process. During the registration process we collect your e-mail address and, if you decided to share with us voluntarily, your name, company/organization, classification (e.g. institutional investor, private investor, etc.), and country. We will use your e-mail address only to send Basilea’s press releases by e-mail. You can revoke your consent to receive the press releases and unsubscribe from the newsletter anytime by clicking on the unsubscribe link provided in every newsletter e-mail or via our corporate website at www.basilea.com/subscription. Personal data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer necessary to achieve the purpose for which they were collected. Therefore, your e-mail addresses and other personal data will be stored as long as your subscription to the newsletter will be active.

Basilea’s job application platform

The data provided by you via Basilea’s job application platform which might include, depending on whether you provide such data, your name, address, photo, gender, CV, education and skills, former employees, reference letters, salary expectations, etc., will be used by Basilea to evaluate your job application. For the application process we use the services and application software of Personio Group GmbH, Rundfunkplatz 4, 80335 Munich, Germany.

The data will be processed by Personio Group GmbH, and stored using Amazon Web Services (AWS), Frankfurt, Germany (https://aws.amazon.com/de/compliance/gdpr-center/). Your data submitted during the online application process will be deleted automatically after 6 months. If you wish to have them deleted earlier, please send an e-mail with your request to jobs@basilea.com.

Social media

We are present on social media and platforms in order to communicate with interested parties and users of such platforms and to inform them about the company. When accessing the respective media and platforms, the terms and conditions and data processing guidelines of the respective operators apply.

Your rights related to your personal data

You have the right to request confirmation as to whether personal data concerning your person are being processed, to request information on the processing of your personal data, and a copy of such personal data in accordance with article 15 GDPR. In accordance with article 16 GDPR, you have the right to request the completion or the rectification of inaccurate personal data concerning you. In accordance with article 17 GDPR, you have the right to request that personal data concerning you be erased; you have also the right to request a restriction on the processing of the personal data in accordance with article 18 GDPR. In accordance with article 20 GDPR, you have the right to receive the personal data concerning you that you provided to us and to demand their transmission to another data controller. In accordance with article 77 GDPR, you also have the right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. You have the right to revoke consents granted pursuant to article 7 (3) GDPR with future effect. You can object to the future processing of the personal data concerning you in accordance with article 21 GDPR at any time.

Deletion of data and period of data storage

The personal data of the person concerned will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage does not apply anymore. Furthermore, data may be stored if this has been provided for by the European or national laws/regulations to which Basilea is subject. The data will also be blocked or deleted if a storage period prescribed by the aforementioned standards expires, unless there is a need for further storage of the data for the conclusion or fulfilment of a contract.


The website of Basilea and the information contained and referenced therein are for informational purposes only. Any reproduction, retransmission or other use of text or pictures is prohibited. Requests for permission to reproduce any information contained on this website should be addressed to the Basilea webmaster (webmasterbasileapharmacom). Copyright of the pictures, unless stated otherwise, are by Basilea or Ramon Lehmann.


Basilea may at any time revise these Terms of Use