Terms and Conditions

This website is published by X.Q.X FZE, POB 86507, RAK, UAE. X.Q.X FZE is formed pursuant to the implementing regulations of RAK Free Trade Zone Authority with limited liability.

License No: 5010627
Manager: Albrecht Fischer
Email:

The following abbreviations are used in this document resp. webpage:

XQX stands for X.Q.X FZE
XQXWS stands for the websites, webpages and files published by XQX, that contain a link to this file resp. webpage.

You are not allowed to use or view XQXWS unless you agree to the following Terms and Conditions, hence by viewing or using XQXWS you agree to the following Terms and Conditions:

I. General

Your use of XQXWS shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, without regard to choice of law provisions. For legal or fiscal purposes the location of any service provided through XQXWS is RAKFTZ, UAE. You will resolve any claim, cause of action or dispute (claim) you have with XQX arising out of or relating to this Statement or XQXWS exclusively in the courts of law in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, and you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating all such claims. The laws of emirate of Ras al Khaimah will govern this Statement, as well as any claim that might arise between you and XQX, without regard to conflict of law provisions.

If anyone brings a claim against XQX related to your actions on or in connection with XQXWS or to content or information you posted on XQXWS, you will indemnify and hold XQX harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind (including reasonable legal fees and costs) related to such claim.

XQX is not responsible for the content or information users transmit or share on XQXWS. XQX is not responsible for any offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable content or information posted by users to XQXWS. XQX is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of XQXWS.

You use XQXWS at your own risk. XQXWS and its content are provided on an “as is” basis without any warranties of any kind, either express or implied, as to the website’s operation or content. XQX does not guarantee that XQXWS will always function without disruptions or imperfections. XQX is not responsible for the actions, content, information or data you or third parties release to XQX. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, XQX disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, any implied warranties for a particular purpose and non-infringement. XQX is not liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on XQXWS or relevant services, even if XQX has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

You release XQX, it’s managers, employees and agents from any claims and damages, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with any claim you have against such third parties. XQX will not be liable to you for any lost profits or other consequential, special, indirect or incidental damages arising out of or in connection with this statement or with XQXWS, even if XQX has been advised of the possibility of such damages. XQX’s aggregate liability arising out of this statement or XQXWS will not exceed the greater of 500 AED or the amount you have paid XQX in the past twelve month. Should applicable law not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages and should therefor the above limitation or exclusion not apply to you, the liability of XQXWS will be limited to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.

All trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Unless stated otherwise all content included in XQXWS is property of XQX with all rights reserved. Information indicating third party copyright owners may also be given as metadata (e.g. in image files).

You may view and download content from XQXWS for caching purposes only, provided that you must not republish, reproduce or store it in any public or private electronic retrieval system and that you must not reproduce, duplicate, sell, resell or exploit it for a commercial purpose, without XQX’s express written consent.

Regarding content created or uploaded by XQX the manager acts as editor. For content published and/or uploaded by a registered user, the respective user bares the sole responsibility.

XQX is not responsible for the content of third-party sites to which a link is provided. Linked sites may have separate privacy and data collection practices. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk and responsibilities. Please inform XQX (),

  • if any content on XQXWS violates your rights or any laws
  • if a link doesn’t work or if a linked website violates your rights or any law
  • about any other mistake, error or suggested improvement on XQXWS.

Should you claim a violation please also state your full contact details and the legal foundation for your claim. XQX will remove links or content violating your rights or any applicable law upon verification of your claim.

II. Privacy

If you don’t want to be seen, don’t use the Internet/XQXWS.

XQXWS uses common Internet technologies including but not limited to log files, cookies, social plug-ins or analyzing- and tracking technologies. This can potentially lead to various forms of collecting, storing, processing and analyzing of usage and user data through XQXWS or through third parties, that might be located in a different location, including but not limited to the GCC, the EU or the USA. The primary goal thereby is to facilitate or enable XQXWS or third parties to provide, modify or deny (possibly user-specific) content, presentation or data to the user. XQXWS cannot be used without data being collected, stored, processed or analyzed.

If you require information about stored data, please contact XQX () and state your contact details and the legal foundation for your request.

If you want to keep it private, don’t publish it!

It is assumed, that users enter data on XQXWS with the intention of making them available to others. When you publish content or information, it means that you are allowing everyone, including XQX, to access and use that information, and to associate it with you.

Information and data entered or uploaded by a user on his profile page or on any other page on XQXWS may be stored, processed, analyzed or transferred to third parties. Data entered on pages with restricted access might also be accessed by or transferred to non-authorized third parties. By entering or uploading data on any page of XQXWS the user agrees to any potential transfer to any third party.

The information and data stored in the user profile can be accessed, deleted and changed by the respective user. For further information please log in and contact an administrator.

If you want to keep all your rights, don’t share it!

For content that you post on or in connection with XQXWS and that is covered by intellectual property rights, like photos and videos (IP content), you specifically give XQX the following permission: you grant XQX a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any IP content that you post on or in connection with XQXWS.

III. Social Network

When you create a profile and upload content to XQXWS you agree to the following:

  • You will register with your full name and will provide proper contact information. You will keep this information in your user profile on XQXWS accurate and up-to-date.
  • You will not provide any false personal information on XQXWS, or create an account for anyone other than yourself. You will not create an account if you are under 13 years of age.
  • You will not share your password, let anyone else access your account, or do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your account.
  • You will not share the information you obtain in access-controlled sections with unauthorized third parties.
  • You will not use XQXWS to do anything unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory. You will not post content or take any action on XQXWS that infringes or violates someone else’s rights or otherwise violates the law. You will especially not violate the UAE Federal Law concerning Publications and Publishing and the UAE Federal Law concerning Copyrights and Neighboring Rights.
  • You will not do anything that could disable, overburden, or impair the proper working or appearance of XQXWS. You will not upload viruses or other malicious code. You will not post on or through XQXWS any unauthorized commercial communications or spam.
  • XQX can remove any content or information you post on this webpage or delete your account at any time and at XQX’s own discretion.

When you submit data or register for a newsletter or an event by filling out a form or clicking on a button on XQXWS you agree to the following:

  • You will register with your full name and will provide proper contact information.
  • You will not provide any false personal information on XQXWS, or enter contact information for anyone other than yourself. You will not register if you are under 13 years of age.
  • You explicitly request to receive communication - especially emails - from XQX.
  • You allow XQX to retrieve and store data from your social network profiles you provided to XQX.
  • XQX may store the data and share the data with third parties as XQX deems necessary in order to achieve the purpose of XQXWS, especially in order to organize events.

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