Sharjah Light Festival 2014

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This website www.sharjahlightfestival.ae (the “Website”), is a Website of Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Department Authority whose registered office is at PO Box 26661, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (”SCTDA“).

This Website contains texts, data, graphics, photographs, illustrations, artwork, names, logos, trademarks, service marks and information connected with SCTDA (”Information”). SCTDA attempts to ensure Information is accurate, however Information is provided “AS IS” and on an “AS AVAILABLE” basis and may not be accurate or up to date. Information on this Website may or may not have been prepared by SCTDA but is made available without responsibility on the part of SCTDA. SCTDA does not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance or fitness for a particular purpose of the Website or any of the Information. No responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of SCTDA for any errors, omissions, or inaccurate Information on the Website.

No action should be taken or omitted to be taken in reliance upon Information on this Website. We accept no liability for the results of any action taken on the basis of the Information. Certain files of Information are available for download from the Website. These files of Information are subject to these terms.

1-INTRODUCTION

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1.2 SCTDA may revise this Disclaimer at any time by updating this posting. You should check the Website from time to time to review the then current Disclaimer, because it is binding on you. Certain provisions of this Disclaimer may be superseded by expressly designated Disclaimers or terms located on particular pages at the Website.

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1.4 Any unauthorized use of any Materials contained on this Website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

2-LICENSE

2.1 You are permitted to print and download extracts from the Website for your own use on the following basis:

  • no documents or related graphics and/or Sonics on the Website are modified in any way; and
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2.2 Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on the Website (including without limitation photographs, Sonics and graphical images) are owned by the SCTDA or its licensors. For the purposes of this Disclaimer, any use of extracts from the Website other than in accordance with clause 2.1 for any purpose is prohibited. If you breach any of the terms in this Disclaimer, your permission to use the Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from the website.

2.3 Subject to clause 2.1, no part of the Website may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without the SCTDA’s prior written permission.

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3-SERVICE ACCESS

3.1 While SCTDA endeavors to ensure that the Website is normally available 24 hours a day, SCTDA shall not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

3.2 Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond SCTDA’s control.

4-THIRD PARTY CONTENTS DISCLAIMER AND LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER WEBSITES

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5-DISCLAIMER

5.1 While SCTDA endeavors to ensure that the information on the Website is correct, SCTDA does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the Website. SCTDA may make changes to the material on the Website, at any time without notice. The material on the Website may be out of date and SCTDA makes no commitment to update such material.

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6-LIABILITY

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6.3 SCTDA will not be responsible for any of SCTDA’s breach of these Terms caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control.

7-COMPUTER VIRUSES

Whilst SCTDA use reasonable endeavors to protect this Website from computer viruses, worms, and Trojan Horses (the “Viruses”), SCTDA do not warrant that the Website is free from such Viruses and bears no liability for any damage that may result from the transmission of any Viruses via this Website or via any files which are available to download from the Website.