Privacy

Nektar respects your right to privacy

Nektar understands the inherent privacy risks involved in using the Internet. This statement describes privacy practices that apply to the entire Nektar family of external Web sites. Please note that these sites may contain links to third-party Web sites over which Nektar maintains no control and therefore takes no responsibility regarding privacy considerations or content. Generally, you may browse Nektar's Web sites anonymously. However, on some occasions we may ask you to provide identifying information. Wherever possible, we try to provide you with opportunities to review and change any personal information that is collected. Nektar may update this privacy statement from time to time. You are encouraged to review this statement regularly for any changes.

Why we collect information online

Nektar collects information online to enhance your use of our Web sites, to determine what products and services you desire, to provide you requested customer services, to allow you convenient access to our current products and services and to make our future products and services available to you.

Summary of information that Nektar gathers online

Nektar collects three types of information from visitors to our Web sites: (1) information gathered by analyzing page views and user navigation patterns, (2) information that you provide directly when you use various Nektar services or participate in various Nektar programs, and (3) information that you provide prior to ordering or purchasing Nektar products online.

How Nektar uses the information gathered online

Because Nektar is a worldwide company some of your information may be shared with internal Nektar business units and affiliated companies around the world to help Nektar create and deliver products and services for our customers.

Nektar uses tracking information to identify the areas of our Web sites that are most heavily utilized. We do this to improve the usefulness and effectiveness of our Web sites by creating and delivering content that is most useful to you. The information that you provide while visiting Nektar's Web sites will be used to improve the sites, to provide interactive or personalized elements on the sites, and to prepare future content based on your interests.

Nektar uses information that you voluntarily provide to allow you to participate in online programs, services (including online ordering, order tracking and technical support) and promotions. Sometimes we will use third parties to administer our programs, services or promotions. In such instances we may share your information with those third parties solely for the purpose of performing their administrative functions.

Nektar may use information that you voluntarily provide to send you electronic newsletters and information regarding products, programs and promotions. We use demographic information you provide to target our newsletters and information to the appropriate audience. Nektar may also share your information with other reputable technology companies whose products or services we think you may find interesting. If you do not wish to receive these newsletters or have your information shared with other companies simply email your request to marketing@nektar.com.

Nektar uses email as an avenue with which to provide customer service and technical support. We may use information that you voluntarily provide us to contact you in an attempt to resolve a prior issue or to proactively notify you of technical issues which may affect you. We may also use this information to invite you to participate in a voluntary survey to help us improve our programs and services.

Site Security

Nektar's Web sites use a variety of security measures to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of information you send to Nektar. The measures taken to protect your information include the use of secure software encryption (SSL). The personal information you provide, such as credit card data, name and address, are encrypted prior to transmission to Nektar.

A few notes about Cookies

Like many Web sites, Nektar's sites may make use of "cookies". A cookie is a short line of text that is created by a Web site and stored in a file on your computer. Cookies are used to store information about your preferences and activity during and after your visit to a Web site. Cookies are also used widely in electronic commerce programs to keep track of which items a user has selected for purchase. Cookies cannot gather any information from your computer other than that which you provide directly or that which is provided routinely by your browser software.

Note:

Most browsers can be set to tell when a cookie is sent - at which time you can refuse to receive it. If you have set your browser to not accept cookies you may not be able to use or take full advantage of some Nektar Web sites. If you have any questions or feedback concerning Nektar's privacy policy please contact nektar@nektar.com.

Terms of Use

Nektar Therapeutics, a Delaware corporation, is pleased to provide you with the materials on this website for informational purposes. Any visit to the Nektar website pages, or use of this website, constitutes an agreement by you to abide by these terms of use. Nektar reserves the right to delete, modify, or supplement the content of this website at any time for any reason without notification. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then-current terms of use.

Forward-Looking Statements

With respect to information accessible through this page that was prepared by Nektar, any statements contained in such information that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are necessarily estimates reflecting the best judgment of Nektar senior management based upon current information available when the statements were made. These statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties and are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act. Nektar actual results may differ materially from the results anticipated in such forward-looking statements as a result of a variety of factors, including those identified in the public filings made by Nektar with the Securities and Exchange Commission and any factors identified in the specific information accessed. All such forward-looking statements should be considered in light of these factors, and there can be no assurance that these factors or other factors will not affect the accuracy of such forward-looking statements.

Disclaimer

THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. ALTHOUGH NEKTAR WILL USE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO INCLUDE UP-TO-DATE AND ACCURATE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE, NEKTAR MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR ASSURANCES THAT THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS OR WILL BE TIMELY, ERROR-FREE, OR COMPLETE.

NEITHER NEKTAR NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING THIS WEBSITE IS LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LITIGATION, OR THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, INABILITY TO ACCESS, OR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO AS A RESULT OF ANY BUGS OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER PROGRAMS OR EQUIPMENT. THE FOREGOING EXCLUSION OF LOSSES AND DAMAGES SHALL APPLY WHETHER A CLAIM IS BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, AND EVEN IF NEKTAR IS OR SHOULD BE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Trademarks and Copyright

Unauthorized use of any Nektar trademark, service mark, or logo may be a violation of federal and state trademark laws.

This website is protected by U.S. and foreign copyright laws. Except for your informational, personal, non-commercial use, as authorized above, you may not modify, reproduce, or distribute the design or layout of the website, individual sections of the design or layout of the website, or Nektar logos without our written permission.

Links to Other Sites

Nektar may make available to the visitor links to third-party websites over which Nektar has no control. Nektar has not reviewed the sites that may be linked to this website, and does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of any other sites. Other sites may be inaccurate or contain discussions regarding unapproved uses of drugs, medical devices, or other products. Your linking to such sites is at your own risk, and Nektar shall not be liable for any damage or injury arising from their content or your use thereof.

Visitor Communications and Security

Any communications you send to this website or otherwise to Nektar electronically will not be considered proprietary to you and will be received on a nonconfidential basis. Nektar is under no obligation to refrain from reproducing, publishing, or otherwise using your communications in any way or for any purpose. You hereby grant to Nektar your consent to use your communications. Without compensation to you or any other person, Nektar shall own and be free to use any such communications, including ideas, inventions, concepts, techniques, improvements, or know-how disclosed therein, for any purpose including without limitation, developing, manufacturing, and/or marketing products and services.

You are responsible for maintaining appropriate security for your computer system. Nektar may employ cookie technology to, among other things, allow users to move more quickly through the site. Cookies are small files a website can use to recognize repeat users and facilitate the user's ongoing access to and use of the site. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to the user that has no meaning outside the assigning site. Users should be aware that Nektar cannot control the use of cookies by third parties.

Health Information

Nektar is not engaged in rendering medical, healthcare, or other professional advice.

This website may contain information on medical and health-related topics. This information, including any product data, is for informational purposes only and is not intended to describe or make claims about the safety or efficacy of any product. This information is also not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own physician or other medical professional, and you should not use this information for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease. You should always consult your own physician before undertaking or changing any medical treatment, drug therapy, or healthcare activities.

Update Policy

Information prepared by Nektar that is accessible through this site is current only as of the date that it was prepared. This information may be incomplete or may have become out of date. Nektar makes no commitment and disclaims any duty to update such information.

Trademarks

All Nektar brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of Nektar Therapeutics in the United States and other countries. The following, which appear on this website, are registered or other trademarks owned by the following companies: PEGASYS® and MIRCERA® (F.Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.); Neulasta® (Amgen Inc.); DEFINITY® (Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging, Inc.); Somavert® (Pfizer Inc); PEG-INTRON® (Schering-Plough Corporation); Macugen® ((OSI)-Eyetech – Bauch & Lomb); Cimzia® (UCB); Movantik and MOVENTIG® (AstraZeneca); SEMPRANA and TEMPO® ( Allergan, Inc.); Fovista® (Ophthotech Corporation); ADYNOVATE and ADYNOVI (Shire plc)