Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, CWS may offer to provide certain services, as described more fully on the Site, and that have been selected by you (together with the Site, the “Services”), solely for your own use, and not for the use or benefit of any third party, unless otherwise authorized by CWS. Services include, without limitation, use of the Site, any service CWS generally offers to you and the Content (as defined below) offered by CWS on the Site. Notwithstanding the foregoing, and if applicable, Services shall not include any services performed by CWS that are governed by a separate agreement entered into between you and CWS. CWS may change, suspend or discontinue the Services at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, or Content. CWS may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the Services without notice or liability.
CWS assumes no responsibility for any consequences or damages arising from, directly or indirectly, any action or inaction that you take based on the information, services or other material on the Site. While CWS strives to keep the information on the Site accurate, complete and up-to-date, CWS cannot guarantee, and will not be responsible for any damage or loss related to, the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information. The information and services offered on the Site are provided with the understanding that CWS is not engaged in rendering legal or other professional services or advice. Your use of the Services is subject to the additional disclaimers and caveats that may appear throughout the Site.
Subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, CWS grants to you a non-exclusive, revocable, non-transferable license to access and use the Site and Services. You are only receiving a license to enter and use the Services strictly in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
As a condition of your use of the Site and Services, you agree and warrant to CWS, that you will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. If you violate any of these terms, your permission to use the Site automatically terminates.
You may download or copy the Content (and other items displayed on the Site or Services) only for the limited purpose and as explicitly permitted by CWS for download and only for personal non-commercial use, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such Content.
You may not otherwise reproduce, download, copy, modify, commercialize, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, reverse-engineer, de-compile, disassemble, create derivative works from, frame in another Web page, use on any other Web site, transfer or sell any information, software, lists of users, databases or other lists, products, services or materials obtained from the Site, including but not limited to text, graphics, articles, photographs, images, illustrations (also known as the “Content”). The foregoing prohibition expressly includes, but is not limited to, the practices of “screen scraping” or “database scraping” to obtain lists of users or other information. If and when requested by CWS, you agree to provide true, accurate and complete user information and to refrain from impersonating or falsely representing your affiliation with any person or entity. Except with the written permission of CWS, you agree to refrain from accessing or attempting to access password protected, secure or non-public areas of the Site. If CWS issues you a password, in addition to any other terms provided by CWS to govern your use of your password, you must maintain the confidentiality of your password, not share it with other users, and immediately notify CWS if you believe your password has been compromised or is no longer confidential. You will be responsible for all activities taken under your password. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access prohibited areas of the Site may be subject to prosecution.
You understand that all information publicly posted or privately transmitted through the Services is the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated and that CWS will not be liable for any errors or omissions in any content. You understand that CWS cannot guarantee the identity of any other users with whom you may interact in the course of using the Services. Additionally, CWS cannot guarantee the authenticity of any data that users or merchants may provide about themselves. You acknowledge that all Content accessed by you using the Services is at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage or loss to any party resulting therefrom.
Under no circumstances will CWS be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred in connection with use of or exposure to any Content posted, emailed, accessed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Services.
If you are authorizing your employees and agents to use the Services, you agree to notify and inform your employees or agents having access to the Services of all obligations regarding the Services and shall be responsible for their compliance therewith.
The Site is owned by CWS and is protected by U.S. copyright and other intellectual property and common laws. No reproduction, distribution, or transmission of the copyrighted materials at the Site is permitted without the written permission of CWS.
Unless otherwise notes, all logos, marks and product and service names are trademarks and service marks owned by CWS and its affiliates and licensors (the “Marks”). Without the prior written permission of CWS and the appropriate affiliates and/or licensors, you agree not to display or use the Marks in any manner.
You acknowledge that the license granted above in no way shall be construed to provide an express or implied license to use, modify or improve any of CWS patents, copyrights, trade secrets and/or trademarks. CWS reserves all rights to the Site not expressly granted to you in this Agreement. No license, right or interest in any trademark, trade name or service mark of CWS or any third party is granted under this Agreement. CWS reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site or any portions hereof without notice or liability to you or any third party.
YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.
THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES PUBLISHED ON THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY MADE TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. CWS, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR SUPPLIERS MAY WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS OR OTHER MATERIALS AT ANY TIME. ALL INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
IN NO EVENT SHALL CWS, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE SITE OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, MATERIALS AND/OR SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF CWS, ITS AFFILIATES OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless CWS, its affiliates and suppliers from any liability, loss, claim and expense (including attorneys’ fees and costs) related to or arising from your violation of this Agreement.
Links to Other Sites
Modifications to Agreement
CWS may modify this Agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified Agreement. Accordingly, you agree to review the Agreement periodically, and your continued access or use of the Site shall be deemed your acceptance of the modified Agreement in effect at the time of access.
This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Services. You may terminate your use of the Services at any time. CWS may terminate or suspend your access to the Services at any time, for any reason, and without warning, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your use of the Site. CWS may also terminate or suspend any and all Services and access to the Website immediately, without prior notice or liability, if you breach any of the terms or conditions of this Agreement. All provisions of this Agreement which, by their nature, should survive termination, shall survive termination, including without limitation, ownership provisions.
You represent and warrant to CWS that: (i) if you are an individual (i.e., not a corporation), you are of legal age to form a binding contract or have your parent’s permission to do so, and you are at least 13 years or age or older; (ii) all registration information you submit is accurate and truthful; and (iii) you will maintain the accuracy of such information. You also certify that you are legally permitted to use and access the Services and take full responsibility for the selection and use of and access to the Services.
This Agreement is void where prohibited by law, and the right to access the Services is revoked in such jurisdictions.
This Agreement and the resolution of any dispute related to this Agreement or the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law and the venue for any disputes shall be in Los Angeles County, California. If any provision of this Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect. Failure by CWS to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. This Agreement is in addition to any other written agreements you may have entered into with, or will enter into with, CWS.
Personally Identifiable Information.
If you provide us with a means of contacting you, we may use such contact information to communicate with you. For example, we may send you promotional offers on behalf of other businesses or communicate with you about your use of the Services. We may also receive confirmation when you open a message from us. If you do not want to receive communications from us, you may choose to opt out of receiving certain communications, by following the process at the following link: Opt Out. You may not opt out of receiving legal notices and any legal notices we send you will still govern your use of the Services, and you are responsible for reviewing such legal notices for changes.
CWS may also collect or receive (in some cases as part of the internet communication protocol) certain technical information, when the Site and pages are visited or when a CWS client is used. Whenever you interact with the Services, we automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, “cookie” information, and the page you requested.
CWS does not require that you accept cookies, and you may disable cookies at any time. However, some functionality of our Site may be impaired if you decline to accept cookies. To disable cookies, follow the instructions in your web browser.
We may use local shared objects, sometimes known as Flash cookies, to store your preferences or display Content based upon what you view on our site to personalize your visit. Our advertisers and third-party service providers also may use Flash cookies to collect and store information. Flash cookies are different from browser cookies because of the amount of, type of, and how data is stored. Cookie management tools provided by your browser will not remove Flash cookies. If you disable Flash cookies, you won’t have access to many features that make your guest experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
CWS may also collect or receive additional information specifically related to the use of a particular feature or offering on the Site and Services, and responses to the offerings and advertisements presented on the Site and Services.
How Your Information Is Being Used
The information is used to operate and improve the features, offerings and Content presented to you by CWS, to personalize the Content and advertisements provided to you; to fulfill your requests for products, programs, and services; to communicate with you and respond to your inquiries; to conduct research about your use of the Site; and to help offer you other products, programs, or services that may be of interest.
Please note that CWS may use your personally identifiable information to present offers to you on behalf of business partners and advertisers (“Advertisers”). However, while CWS’s business partners and advertisers may receive aggregate data about CWS users in order for the businesses or Advertisers to select the appropriate audience for those advertisements or offers, such Advertisers or any other third-party will not have access to such Personal Information, unless you have consented to the sharing of this information.
We may also share your Personal Information in a business transaction whereby we buy or sell company assets or in case of bankruptcy or other company rearrangement.
Behavioral Targeting and Third Party Advertising
Security of Your Information
CWS has implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect and safeguard the personally identifiable information under our control from unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification, unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All our personnel that have access to, and are associated with the processing of your personally identifiable information, are obligated to respect the confidentiality of the information.
Special Note for Parents
Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, CWS does not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information on the Site from persons under 13 years of age, and no part of our Site is directed to persons under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use or access the Site at any time or in any manner. If CWS learns that personally identifiable information of persons under 13 years of age has been collected on the Site without verified parental consent, then CWS will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.
Unsubscribe and Opt-Out
You can send an email directly to Legal@cws.ae for any concerns, as more fully detailed below:
You can always choose not to disclose information, but this may prevent you from using certain features of the Services. You may also be able to add, update or delete information by emailing informing us that you wish to delete or modify your personally identifiable information or any part thereof contained at our databases.
CWS frequently provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving certain communications from us and/or our partners at the point where we request your information. CWS seeks to comply with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and will always strive to maintain a good relationship when contacting our customers and site visitors.
Additionally you may use one of the following options to request removal of your information from our databases. Please include the exact contact information you’d like removed and some detail about the type of communication you received from us.
Please note that some information may remain in our records after your deletion or modification of such information from your account. We may use any aggregated data derived from or incorporating your Personal Information after you update or delete it, but not in a manner that would identify you personally.
Please also note that deletion of your personally identifiable information from CWS’s database will not prevent CWS from using gathered anonymous information.
The Site is hosted in the United States. If you are accessing the Site from a jurisdiction with privacy laws or regulations that differ from United States laws, please be advised that through your continued use of the Site, you are transferring your personal information to the United States and you consent to that transfer.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Agreement, CWS may preserve or disclose information reasonably believed necessary to comply with a law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
Questions or Concerns
If you have any questions or concerns regarding our privacy policies, please contact us at Legal@cws.ae.