TERMS OF USE

This website is provided for your information and entertainment, and we hope you enjoy using it. Please browse the website and make use of its various features, but please be aware that your use of the website is subject to the following Terms of Use (defined below). If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use this website.

Contents:

1. Ownership and operation 1

2. Agreement to be bound by these Terms of Use 1

3. Continuing agreement 1

4. Eligibility and access 1

5. Registration 2

6. Privacy 2

7. Ownership and use of website materials and Services 2

8. Geographic scope of the website 3

9. Links to other websites 3

10. Contents of the website disclaimer 3

11. Operation of the website disclaimer 3

12. Limitation of liability 4

13. Termination 4

14. Applicable law and jurisdiction 4

15. Severability 4

16. No waiver 4

 

Ownership and operation

This website belongs to the organiser of the [Global Qudwa forum] (“Qudwa”, or “we”. 

Agreement to be bound by these Terms of Use

Your use of this website or any of our services (collectively called the “Services”) is subject to the terms of a legal agreement between you and Qudwa which comprise (i) these Terms of Use (these “Terms of Use”) and (ii) the Privacy Policy (collectively called the “Policy”). To the extent of any conflict between the Terms of Use and the Policy, the Terms of Use shall prevail. The mere use of the website or any of the Services shall be deemed an acceptance of the Terms of Use even if you have any objection to any of the terms. Accordingly, you shall be bound by the Terms of Use and the Policy in all cases.

Continuing agreement

By using the website, you agree that we may change or revise the Terms of Use and/or the Policy from time to time by updating the posting, and that such changes or revision will take effect immediately upon our posting, so please visit this area each time you visit the website to keep up to date with the current Terms of Use and Policy. Your use of the website reaffirms your continuing agreement to the then-current Terms of Use and Policy.

Eligibility and access

You may not use the website and may not accept these Terms of Use if (a) you are under 18 years of age or (b) you are barred or otherwise legally prohibited from using or accessing the website under the laws of the country in which you are resident. 

Access to the website is permitted on a temporary basis, and Qudwa reserves the right in its sole discretion to modify or discontinue the website or specific portions of it without notice to you. We will not be liable if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Subject to applicable law, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate access to the website and/or the Services without notice for failure to comply with the Terms of Use, for infringing copyright or any other intellectual property right, or for any other reason (including repeat minor offences). The decision to terminate any user’s access to the website and/or the Services shall be final and binding.

Registration

If you are invited to register, Qudwa will ask you to provide information which is personal to you, such as your name, address, e-mail address, mobile telephone number, date of birth, gender and/or passport details. You warrant that your personal data is correct and undertake to update us in case of any changes.

As part of the registration process, you may be asked to select a username and password. You will be responsible for all activities occurring under your username and for keeping your password secure. If you become aware of any breach of security or unauthorised use of your username or password, you must notify Qudwa immediately by sending an email to: [email protected]

You agree to provide accurate and complete information when registering and using the website and/or the Services, and you agree to keep your information up to date. You agree that Qudwa may store and use your information for the purposes envisaged under these Terms of Use and in order to provide you the Services.  

Privacy

Qudwa takes your privacy very seriously and will use and protect any personal information you provide on this website in accordance with our Policy. You can read the Policy through this link [                                     ].

Ownership and use of website materials and Services

Qudwa owns the intellectual property rights for all of the materials on the website or has a valid right from a third party to use materials on the website. Qudwa also owns or has a valid right to use all trade marks, service marks, graphics and logos used on this website. Unless expressly stated, no part of the website may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, except that you may download one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright, trade mark and other proprietary notices on the materials. Any modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of Qudwa's intellectual property rights and proprietary rights. The use of any such material(s) on any other website or computer network without Qudwa's written consent is strictly prohibited. Your use of the trade marks, service marks, graphics and logos on this website in any manner other than as authorized in these Terms of Use, or as authorised in writing by Qudwa, is strictly prohibited.

If you download the app relating to the [Global Qudwa forum] (the “App”), the App and all files, images and data relating thereto, will be licensed to you by Qudwa under the applicable terms and conditions. You agree and acknowledge that you do not own the App and that Qudwa does not transfer ownership of the App to you. Qudwa retains full ownership of and title to the App and all intellectual property rights related thereto. You may not redistribute, sell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce the App to a human-readable form. 

Geographic scope of the website

Qudwa controls and operates this website from the United Arab Emirates. Unless otherwise specified on or by this website, this website is intended to promote only those Qudwa products that are available by Qudwa in the United Arab Emirates, and Qudwa makes no representation that materials in this website or the App are appropriate or available for use in other locations. All visitors to this website are responsible for compliance with all local laws applicable to them with respect to the content and operation of this website. You agree not to link to this website from a website not operated by Qudwa, unless you have obtained Qudwa’s prior written consent.

Links to other websites

For your convenience and enjoyment, this website may provide links to other websites on the world wide web that are not operated by us. We have no control over these websites and are not responsible for their availability. We do not endorse, approve or sponsor, nor are we responsible or liable for any information or content available at the linked sites or any products, or other materials on or available from such sites. We are not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site.  In addition, we are not liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of such content, information, products, goods or services available on or through any such linked websites.

Contents of the website disclaimer

The material on the website (including any graphics, software, digital content, or other materials) and any material made available through the website is provided "as is" and without conditions or warranties of any kind, either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Qudwa disclaims all conditions and warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, all implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. Qudwa does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the material on the website in terms of its correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. The material on this website could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors and could be inaccurate or become inaccurate as a result of developments occurring after their respective dates. Qudwa undertakes no obligation to verify or maintain the currency of such information. 

Operation of the website disclaimer

Qudwa endeavours to maintain this website and its operation, but is not, and cannot be, responsible for the results of any defects that may exist in the website or its operation. As to the operation of the website, Qudwa expressly disclaims all conditions and warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to all implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. Qudwa makes no warranty that (i) the operation of the website will meet the user's requirements; (ii) access to the website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or other harmful components, or free of defects or errors; (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the website will be accurate or reliable; or (iv) defects will be corrected. You (and not Qudwa) assume the entire cost of all servicing, repair, or correction that may be necessary for your computer equipment and software as a result of any viruses, harmful components, errors or any other problems whatsoever you may have as a result of visiting this website. 

Limitation of liability

To the extent required by applicable law, we do not limit in any way our liability for death or for personal injury caused by our negligence or for fraudulent misrepresentation or concealment or for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited by applicable law.

Subject to applicable law, under no circumstances shall Qudwa, our licensors or licensees be liable to you or any other person or entity for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, punitive or other damages, including lost profits, personal injury (including death) and property damage, that may result from (i) the use of, or the inability to use, the website or any material on the website; and (ii) the conduct of any user of the website, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise. Qudwa shall not be liable even if Qudwa or an authorized representative of Qudwa has been advised of the possibility of such damages. These include but are not limited to damages or injury caused by error, omission, interruption, defect, failure of performance, delay in operation or transmission, line failure or computer virus, worm, trojan horse or other harmful component.

Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damage. Accordingly, some of the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. However, in no event shall Qudwa's total liability to you for damages, losses, and causes of action whether in contract, tort or otherwise exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the website or use of the Services.

Termination

The Policy and the Terms of Use are and shall remain effective until terminated by Qudwa. You may terminate these Terms of Use by ceasing to use the website and destroying any and all material obtained by you from the website and/or the App, as the case may be. We may immediately terminate the Policy and the Terms of Use, including your access to the website, if you breach or fail to comply with any material term or provision of the Terms of Use. Upon termination, you must discontinue the use of the website and destroy any and all material obtained by you from the website and/or the App, as the case may be.

Applicable law and jurisdiction

Any dispute arising under or related to the Policy and/or the Terms of Use (whether in contract, or tort will be governed by the laws of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the federal laws of the United Arab Emirates. Any legal actions or dispute will be brought exclusively in the competent courts of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and you hereby accept and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of these courts with respect to any legal actions or dispute. 

Severability

If any provision of the Terms of Use and/or the Policy shall be found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable and such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

No waiver

No failure on the part of Qudwa to enforce any part of the Terms of Use and/or the Policy shall constitute a waiver of any of Qudwa's rights under the Terms of Use and/or the Policy  whether for past or future actions on the part of any person. Only a specific, written waiver signed by an authorized representative of Qudwa shall have any legal effect whatsoever.