References to "you", "your" and "yours" are references to the person(s) accessing the Site. Reference to "DSOA" is reference to Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority.
Acknowledgement and Acceptance of Terms
This Site is owned and operated by DSOA. All our information is subject to the terms, conditions, and disclaimers of the applicable agreement governing their use. These Terms are to be read by you together with such other terms, conditions and disclaimers. In the event of any conflict, the terms, conditions and disclaimers applicable to specific information shall prevail over these Terms. By using this Site, whether browsing or opening an application, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the Terms and agree to be bound by them.
No Offer or Advice
The material on this Site is to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Website. However, by accessing or linking to the Website, you assume the risk that the Website and the content it contains, may be or may be in the future contain incomplete, inaccurate, out of date or may not meet your requirements.
DSOA information does not constitute an offer or inducement to enter into a legally binding contract and does not form part of the terms and conditions for such information.
DSOA assumes no obligation to update the content.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
The following clauses exclude or limit our legal liability for the Site. You should read them carefully. They all apply only as far as the law permits.
Whilst we have taken reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy, currency, availability and completeness of the information contained on the Site, information is provided in good faith on an "as is" or "as available" basis and we do not make any representation or warranty of any kind, whether expressed or implied, as to the reliability of the information contained on this Site. The information is believed to be accurate and current at the date the information was placed on this Site. We do not accept any responsibility arising in any way (including negligence) for errors in, or omissions from, the information contained in this Site.
The use of the Site is at your sole risk. We shall not be liable for any losses or damages or expenses (including legal costs) whatsoever arising out of or referable to materials on the Site or accessed through the Site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damage.
We do not represent or warrant that the Site will be available to meet your requirements, that access will be uninterrupted, that there will be no delays, failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, that no viruses or other contaminating or destructive properties will be transmitted or that no damage will occur to your computer system. You have sole responsibility for adequate protection and back up of data and/or equipment and to undertake reasonable and appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses or other destructive properties.
We make no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy, functionality or performance of any third party software that may be used in connection with the Site.
Unless otherwise stated or agreed with you, the information on this Site has been prepared in accordance with U.A.E. law for residents of the U.A.E. and for the supply of products or services in U.A.E. To the extent that it does not satisfy the laws of the country in which you reside or from which you are accessing this Site, it is not directed to you.
Third Party Sites
Where we provide hypertext links to other locations on the Internet, we do so for convenience and information purposes only. We have not verified, and are not responsible for, the content of any other web sites or pages linked to or linking to this Site including any sites or pages of any other member of DSOA. The inclusion of any link does not imply an endorsement, approval or recommendation of the linked web site or its content by DSOA and, subject to any applicable law which cannot be excluded, DSOA makes no representation or warranty, expressly implied, regarding the quality, merchantability or fitness for purpose of any information available through a third party web site. Following links to any other web sites or pages is entirely at your own risk and we shall not be responsible or liable for any losses, damages or expenses or in other way in connection with linking.
Links to downloadable software sites are for convenience only and we are not responsible or liable for any difficulties or consequences associated with downloading the software. Use of any downloaded software is governed by the terms of the license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is provided with the software.
Trademarks, copyrights and restrictions
The Website is controlled and operated by DSOA. All material on the Website, including, but not limited to, images, illustrations, audio clips, and video clips, is protected by copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights that are owned and controlled by DSOA, its related companies or by other parties that have licensed their material to DSOA.
Material on the Website is solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Such material may not be copied, reproduced, republished, exchanged, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted, stored or distributed in any way, including by e-mail or other electronic means, without the express prior written consent of DSOA. Use of the material on any other website or networked computer environment, or use of the material for any purpose other than personal, non-commercial use is a violation of DSOA copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights, and is prohibited.
Unless otherwise indicated, copyright in all information and other materials on this Site (including information and its arrangement) is owned by or licensed to DSOA. All rights are reserved. This Site or any portion of the Site may not be reproduced, adapted, distributed, displayed, transmitted or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose that is not expressly permitted by DSOA. You may imprint, copy, download or temporarily store extracts from our Site for your personal information or when you use our information. You must not alter anything. In particular, you may not use a part of our Site on any other web site, or link any other web site to our Site, without our prior written permission.
You agree not to attempt to transfer any material of any kind to this site, which contains a virus, malicious computer code or any harmful component, and not to otherwise attempt to alter the content of the Site. You agree that you are wholly responsible for use of the Site by any person using your computer and you agree to ensure that any such person complies with these Terms. You agree to immediately notify DSOA of any unauthorized use of your e-mail address or any other breach of security.
Data Protection and Security
We may as a result of your interaction with the Site hold and process personal information obtained about you when you access the Site. We may use this information for making lending decisions and servicing our relationship with you, for the purposes of fraud prevention, audit and debt collection, to identify information which may be relevant to you from both within DSOA and selected third parties, to evaluate the effectiveness of our marketing of the Site and for statistical analysis. We may pass this information to other members of the DSOA so that they may do the same and they may pass information held by them about you to us so that we may do the same. We will not disclose any such information outside of DSOA except where we are authorized by you or by the law to do so, for fraud prevention purposes, if obliged by law or a regulator, or by confidential agreement to sub contractors or people acting as our agents in the performance of the services we provide.
By agreeing to these Terms, you agree to such data being used and that it may be transmitted to others as stated above.
All figures displayed on this Site relating to fees, charges, interest and any other amounts are in UAE Dirhams (unless otherwise stated) and are current at the time of issue, but may change at any time.
These Terms are governed by and are to be construed in accordance with the laws of Dubai and the U.A.E. You agree to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Dubai and any courts, which may hear appeals from those courts in respect of any proceedings in connection with these Terms or this Site. If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a Court of Law, such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect the remainder of the Terms, which will continue in full force and effect.
We reserve any rights not expressly granted in these Terms.
By moving to any other part of this Site you agree that you have read, considered and understood these Terms and will be bound by them. You agree to regularly check the contents of these Terms for amendments, and will carefully read the terms, conditions and disclaimers provided at other parts of this Site.