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Terms of Use

The terms and conditions of use (together with the documents referred to in it) (Terms of Use) apply to this website located at www.dubaiphotoexhibition.ae (Website). The Website is the property of the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award.

The Website contains content and information related to the upcoming DUBAI PHOTO EXHIBITION (Event), an event of the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) including online registration for the Event. The Terms of Use explain the terms on which you may use the Website and the Content (as defined herein). Use of the Website includes accessing, browsing or registering to use the Website.

By accessing, using and/or registering for the Event via the Website you hereby agree that you have read, understand, and shall abide by all of the terms and conditions as set forth in these Term of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, do not use the Website. You are responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of the Terms of Use and that they comply with them in all respects.

Any words following the terms including, include, in particular or for example or any similar phrase shall be construed as illustrative and shall not limit the generality of the related general words. The terms HIPA, we, us or our(s) hereunder refer to Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award and its affiliates, and the terms user, you and your hereunder refers to the user visiting and accessing the Website. Please see the registration section for further information about users.

OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS

These Terms of Use refer to the following additional terms, which apply to your use of the Website:

  • Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using the Website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

CONTENT

All text, documents, statements, information, graphics, logos, trademark, sounds, music, artwork, computer code, photographs, drawings (collectively Content), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel” and arrangement of such Content, in whatever form or format which is available via the Website and whether created by HIPA or by any third party, is owned, controlled or licensed to HIPA and is protected by copyright, patent, intellectual property rights.

The Terms of Use apply to the entire Website, unless explicitly stated that separate terms apply, in which case those terms apply.

We may update the Website from time to time, and may change the Content at any time. However, please note that any of the Content on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it. Furthermore, we do not guarantee that the Website, or any Content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

We provide you with a limited license to use the Website on the basis of the Terms of Use. We do not sell the Website, nor confer any ownership rights thereunder, to you. Please refer to the statement under the heading Intellectual Property Rights for further information.

ACCESSING THE WEBSITE

The Website is made available free of charge. We do not guarantee that the Website, or any Content, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time for any period.

DISCLAIMER

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE EXCLUDE ALL CONDITIONS, WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR OTHER TERMS WHICH MAY OTHERWISE APPLY TO THE WEBSITE WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.

WE DO NOT WARRANT that the Website, or any part thereof will be:

  1. constantly available, or available at all;
  2. correct, complete, true, suitable, up to date, or accurate;
  3. free of defects or errors.

THE WEBSITE AND CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY, AND DISCLAIM ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY FOR THE AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY RELATED SOFTWARE, INFORMATION OR CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE. WE DO NOT PROMISE THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT, OR FEATURE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE ERROR FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED OR THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL PROVIDE SPECIFIC RESULTS. WE HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE DELETION OF, OR THE FAILURE TO STORE OR TO TRANSMIT, ANY CONTENT AND OTHER INFORMATION MAINTAINED OR TRANSMITTED BY THE WEBSITE. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OR CONTENT TRANSMITTED THROUGH THE WEBSITE. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DO ANY OF THE FOLLOWING, AT ANY TIME, WITHOUT NOTICE: (I) TO MODIFY, SUSPEND OR TERMINATE OPERATION OF OR ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE, OR ANY PORTION OF THE WEBSITE, FOR ANY REASON; (2) TO MODIFY OR CHANGE THE WEBSITE, OR ANY PORTION OF THE WEBSITE, AND ANY APPLICABLE POLICIES OR TERMS; (3) TO INTERUPT THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE, OR ANY PORTION OF THE WEBSITE, AS NECESSARY TO PERFORM ROUTINE OR NON-ROUTINE MAINTENANCE, ERROR CORRECTION OR OTHER CHANGES.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THE USE OF THE WEBSITE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. IN NO EVENT SHALL WE NOR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE (WHETHER UNDER THE LAW OF CONTRACTS, TORTS, BREACH OF STATUTORY DUTY OR OTHERWISE) FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR ANY OTHER MONETARY OR OTHER DAMAGES, FEES, FINES, PENALTIES OR LIABILITIES, NOR FOR ANY LOSS OR DISCLOSURE OF DATE OR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO REPUTATION OR GOODWILL (COLLECTIVELY DAMAGE) WHATSOEVER (EVEN IF SUCH DAMAGE IS FORSEEABLE) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY RELIANCE THEREON. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE WEBSITE IS TO STOP USING THE WEBSITE.

EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT, WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY ANY VIRUS, DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER, EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE OR ON ANY OTHER WEBSITE LINKED TO THE WEBSITE OR BY REASON OF ANY DISCLOSURE OF SUCH MATERIAL OR DATA BY ANY THIRD PARTY.

WE DO NOT ASSUME LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CONTENT SUPPLIED BY ANY THIRD PARTIES.

INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us, and our affiliates, officers, directors, employees, representatives, successors, assigns, shareholders, predecessors and agents, and their licensors, advertisers, suppliers, and operational service providers harmless from and against any and all claims, expenses, costs, actions, demands, liabilities, judgments, and settlements, including legal fees made against us by any third party due to, or resulting from or alleged to result from your use of or in connection of your use of this Website, and/or any violation of the Terms of Use.

We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defence and control of any demand, claim or action arising hereunder or in connection with the Website and all negotiations for settlement or compromise. You agree to fully cooperate with us in the defence of any such demand, claim, action, settlement or compromise negotiations, as requested by us.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Ownership

We own or are the licensee of all Content in the Website, which are protected by UAE and international copyright, trademark and/or patent laws and treaties. All such rights are reserved. All trademarks, service marks and trade names are owned, registered and/or licensed by us. You are not permitted to make any use of any of our trademarks, services marks or trade names.

No part of the protected materials available on or in the Website (including third party Content) may be copied, reproduced, translated or reduced to any electronic medium without permission.

Enforcement and Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

If we discover that you have used any copyrighted or other protected materials on the Website belonging to us in contravention of the terms of the license below or otherwise in breach of our rights, we, and any of our affiliates may bring legal proceedings against you, seeking monetary damages and an injunction, or any other equitable remedies, against you. You could also be ordered to pay legal fees and costs. If you become aware of any use of materials in which we own or are the licensee of intellectual property rights and that contravenes or may contravene the Terms of Use, you agree to immediately report this by email to info@dubaiphotoexhibition.ae

Limited License

In consideration of you agreeing to abide by the Terms of Use, we grant to you a non-transferable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, revocable license in the UAE to: (i) use this Website; (ii) copy and store this Website in your web browser cache memory; and (iii) print pages from this Website for your own personal and non-commercial use. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of the Content on the Website must always be acknowledged.

We do not grant to you any other rights whatsoever in relation to this Website. All other rights are expressly reserved by us.

You acknowledge and agree that the rights in the Website are licensed (not sold) to you, and that you have no rights in, or to, the Website other than the right to use each of them in accordance with the Terms of Use. You acknowledge that you have no right to have access to the Website in source-code form. You agree that we cannot licence you to make use of Content generated by third parties and to which we do not have any rights of ownership or sub-licensing rights.

You undertake not to gain or attempt to gain any access to any aspect of the Website, or the Content which you are not authorised to so access under the Terms of Use.

License Restrictions

You may use the Website only for your own personal, non-commercial purpose. You agree in relation to the Website:

  • not to copy, except where such copying is incidental to normal use, or where it is necessary for the purpose of back-up or operational security;
  • not to rent, lease, sub-license, loan, translate, merge, adapt, vary or modify;
  • not to make alterations to, or modifications of, the whole or any part, or permit any part to be combined with, or become incorporated in, any other programs;
  • not to alter, destroy, obscure, or otherwise remove any copyright or proprietary notices or labels contained within it;
  • not to disassemble, decompile, reverse-engineer, or otherwise attempt to gain access to the source code or create derivative works based on the whole or any part or attempt to do any such thing;
  • not to provide or otherwise make available in whole or in part (including object and source code), in any form to any person without prior written consent from us, other than as may be permitted under our linking policy set out here;
  • not to use it in any unlawful manner, for any unlawful purpose, or in any manner inconsistent with the Terms of Use, or act fraudulently or maliciously, for example, by hacking into or inserting malicious code, including viruses, or harmful data, into it or any operating system;
  • not to infringe our intellectual property rights or those of any third party in relation to your use of it (to the extent that such use is not licensed by the Terms of Use);
  • not to collect or harvest any information or data from it or our systems or attempt to decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running it; and
  • not to use any automated data collection methods, data mining, robots, or scraping or any data gathering methods of any kind in relation to, or in connection with, it.

REGISTRATION

Certain sections of the Website may require you to register to receive information and/or register to attend the Event. If registration is required, you agree to provide us with accurate, complete and current information and you further agree to promptly update that information to keep it accurate, complete and current. Each registration is for a single person only unless specifically designated otherwise on the relevant registration page.

In relation to registration: we do not permit (a) any other person using the registered sections under your name; or (b) access through a single name being made available to multiple users on a network; or (c) access through a false, incorrect or borrowed identity or name. You are responsible for preventing such unauthorised use and for keeping your registration information confidential. We will not be responsible for any damage resulting from any unauthorised use or any other breach of security. You agree that we may suspend or terminate your access to the Website for any reason whatsoever, entirely at our own discretion, including if you provide any information that is inaccurate, incomplete or not current, or if we believe that such information is inaccurate, incomplete or not current, or you violate any of the Terms of Use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your registration and access information you must immediately notify us at register@dubaiphotoexhibition.ae and provide us with all assistance to cancel your registration and prevent any unauthorised access.

VIRUSES

We do not guarantee that the Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our Website. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website. You must not attack our Website via a denial of service attack or a distributed denial of service attack. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Website will cease immediately.

Monitoring

We reserve the right to anonymously track and report, to our third party statistical service providers, your activity involving the Website. By using the Website, you consent to us collecting and using such collected information.

WEBSITE ACCEPTABLE USE

You agree not to in any way make use of the Website in an unauthorised manner and warrant and represent that your use of the Website and Content will not in any way:

  • intimidate, harass or insult any other person or entity;
  • contain any language or material that is abusive, vulgar (including masked vulgarity), harmful, unlawful, infringing on the rights of others, fraudulent, threatening, hateful, harassing, defamatory, insulting, obscene, profane, racist, sexually explicit or otherwise objectionable, whether legally, morally or ethically objectionable;
  • constitute, encourage, or provide instructions for a criminal offence of any nature, violate the rights of any person or entity or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, federal, or international laws or regulation or in any way incite violence, civil unrest, terrorism, racial hatred or any other objectionable behaviour;
  • contain any incorrect, inaccurate, misleading, untruthful or out of date information;
  • purport to constitute legal advice or include words which are otherwise intended to be relied upon by other users;
  • be critical of, or prejudicial to, the rights, interests or reputation of the Government of Dubai, the Emirate of Dubai, the Federal Government of the UAE or any person or entity associated therewith;
  • be critical of Islam or any other religious belief;
  • violate or infringe upon the confidentiality and/or the intellectual property rights, rights of privacy, moral rights or any other proprietary right of any third party;
  • constitute any advertising, solicitations (for funds, goods, services or otherwise), promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” or any other commercial material, including business and charity solicitations;
  • contain, install or promote any virus, worm, Trojan Horse, spyware, malware or other code designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer hardware or software or telecommunication equipment; or
  • impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent yourself, your age, your professional qualifications, your education, your knowledge and experience or your affiliation with any person or entity.

THIRD PARTY CONTENT

This Website may include content and links to information and services submitted by or on behalf of third party providers. We do not endorse or guarantee the accuracy, reliability, security, safety or appropriateness of any services, opinion, statement, information or material created, displayed, available or distributed through this Website. You acknowledge that by using this Website you may be exposed to information or service that is inaccurate or unreliable, insecure or unsafe and in this respect your use of the Website and your reliance on the Content (including any such third party information or material) is entirely at your own risk. We will not have any responsibility for the conduct of any user of this Website or third party whose services are accessible via this Website and we assume no liability for any lack of security, disclosure of data, mistakes, misstatements of law, defamation, libel, omissions, opinions, representations or anything else contained in any Content or resulting from services appearing on or available via the Website.

LINKS

This Website may contain links to other independent third party websites (Linked Sites). We, do not have control over these Linked Sites, are not responsible for their content and make no representations about, or in any way endorse, any material or services available at such Linked Sites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. Our inclusion of such links is for your convenience or for your information only and does not imply sponsorship, affiliation or endorsement of the Linked Sites. Once you follow a link to Linked Sites, you are subject to the terms of use for that Linked Site.

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair, lawful, and does not damage or take advantage of our reputation. We reserve the right to withdraw this permission at any time. You must not establish a link to the Website in any website that is not owned by you. The Website must not be framed on any other website, not may you create a link to any part of the Website other than the home page. You must not establish a link to our Website or Content in such a way to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part.

We may disclose any information we have about you (including your identity) if we determine that such disclosure is necessary in connection to any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Website; or to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of the Website. We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information that we deem necessary to comply and any applicable law, regulation, legal process or government request.

You agree that we may, in our sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Website and/or block your future access to the Website if we determine that you have violated these Terms of Use or any other agreements, guidelines which may be associated with your use of this Website.

You agree that we may, in our sole discretion and without prior notice terminate your access to this Website, with or without cause, including (but is not limited to) (1) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies; (2) discontinuance or material modification of the Website; or (3) unexpected technical issues or problems.

If we take any legal action against you as a result of your violation of the Terms of Use, we will be entitled to recover from you, and you agree to pay, all legal fees and costs for such actions, in addition to any other relief granted to us. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for termination of your access to the Website as a result of any violation of the Terms of Use.

CHANGES TO THESE TERMS

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, without any liability to you, to modify, change, add or remove portions of these Terms of Use and our Website without notice and at any time. Updated versions of these Terms of Use will appear on the Website and are effective immediately and binding on you. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms of Use and your continued use of the Website following any modifications to the Terms of Use will be deemed as acceptance of any such modifications to the Terms of Use. If you do not accept and abide by the Terms of Use or any modification to it, you may not use this Website. Your use of this Website is at your sole risk and liability.

APPLICABLE LAW

The Terms of Use and your use of the Website is governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Emirate of Dubai and, where applicable, the Federal Laws of the United Arab Emirates. Such laws will govern these disclaimers, terms and conditions and the Terms of Use, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. You hereby irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts of the Emirate of Dubai (as established by Law No 3 of 1992) in relation to all disputes relating to the Website and the Terms of Use.

If any provision of the Terms of Use is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of the Terms of Use.

FEEDBACK AND INFORMATION

To contact us, please email info@dubaiphotoexhibition.ae

Any feedback you provide at the Website shall be deemed to be non-confidential. We shall be free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.