In addition to the provisions of this agreement, browsing this website shall also be subject to the federal laws of the United Arab Emirates, local laws of the Emirate of Sharjah, and international conventions to which the UAE is party. Therefore, the website user shall not be entitled to use the logo of Sharjah City Municipality (SM) or the contents of its website, which are subject to intellectual property rights applicable in the UAE and the international conventions made in this regard, without a proper consent from the SM, and adopting the proper course of action set for this practice.
Amendment: SM may amend the terms & conditions of this agreement, provided a notice to this effect shall be displayed on this webpage. Amendments shall take effect once made. Your recurrent browsing of the website, following introduction of those amendments, shall be construed as endorsement of those amendments. You have therefore got to visit this webpage regularly to review the terms & conditions of use.
Required conduct: you agree to access and use the site only for lawful purposes, and that you are fully aware of all laws, statutes, rules and regulations pertaining to your use of the site. By accessing the site, you agree that you will not:
A) use the logo of the SM and/or the contents of its website without a proper consent from the SM and adopting the proper course of action set for this practice
B) use the site to commit a crime or encourage others to engage in any conduct which would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability;
C) post or transmit any discriminatory, libelous, harassing, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or otherwise unlawful content against any party;
D) use the site to impersonate other parties or entities;
E) use the site to upload any content that contains a software virus, "Trojan horse" or any other computer code, files, or programs that may alter, damage, or interrupt the functionality of the site or the hardware or software of any other person who accesses the site;
F) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any materials that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under a contractual relationship;
G) alter, damage, or delete any content posted on the site;
H) disrupt the normal flow of communication in any way;
I) claim a relationship with or represent any business, association, or other organization with which you are not authorized to claim such a relationship or represent;
J) post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or other forms of solicitation;
K) post any material that infringes upon or violates the intellectual property rights of another; or
L) collect or store personal information about others.
Registration: certain portions of the site are limited to registered users and/or allow a user to request support or services online by entering personal information. You agree that any information provided to us in these areas will be complete and accurate, that you will not register under the name of, nor attempt to enter the site under the name of, another person, and that you will not adopt a user name that SM, in its sole discretion, deems offensive.
Termination of us: SM may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to or use of this site without a prior notice for your violation of these terms and conditions or laws applicable in the UAE, or for other conduct which SM, in its sole discretion, believes is breaching international agreements and conventions or harmful to others. In the event of termination, you will no longer be authorized to access the site, and SM will use any means possible to enforce this termination.
Other site links: some links on the site lead to websites that are not operated by SM. SM does not control these websites nor do we review or control their content. SM provides these links to users for convenience. These links are not an endorsement of products, services, or information, and do not imply an association between SM and the operators of the linked website. When you select a link to an outside website, you are subject to the terms and conditions of the owner/sponsors of that outside website.
Content: SM reserves the right to monitor any content that you provide, but shall not be obligated to do so. Although SM cannot monitor all postings on the site, we reserve the right (but assume no obligation) to delete, move, or edit any postings that violate these terms and conditions, the laws of the United Arab Emirates, and the international conventions to which the UAE is a party.
Indemnity: you agree to defend the interests of the SM with any party, official or otherwise, in connection with any claim, financial or otherwise, arising from any breach by you of any of the terms and conditions of this agreement. Accordingly you will bear all costs, financial or otherwise, resulting from your breach of any of the conditions of this agreement, be it insurance, compensation, fees or any other costs, financial or otherwise. Any settlement made with anybody, official or otherwise, in connection with any breach of the conditions of this agreement shall not be valid and effective, unless with the explicit written consent of the SM.
Disclaimer of warranty: You expressly understand and agree that your use of the site, or any material available through this site, is at your own risk. Neither SM nor its employees warrant that the site will be uninterrupted, problem-free, free of omissions, or error-free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the site. The content and function of the site are provided to you "as is," without warranties of any kind, either express or implied.
Disclaimer for Third Party Applications The use of any Third Party Applications is subject to any terms and a condition provided with such Third Party Application and is not governed by SM.
The use of Third Party Application is solely your responsibility since SM does not govern the use of such Third Party Applications.
SM is not responsible for any Third Party Application and you acknowledge that such application may be modified or removed by its original publisher and/or respective rights owner at any time. You assume all responsibility and risk of use of any Third Party Application (including any content therein) and SM hereby disclaims any and all liability to you or any third party related thereto.
SM does not have any obligation to examine or scan Third Party Applications, for any purpose, and is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, appropriateness or legality of any Third Party Application. The fact that a Third Party Application is available via the Apple AppStore Platform or otherwise is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of SM’s affiliation with any third party, nor is it an endorsement of such Third Party Application and you hereby waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against SM with respect thereto.
SM exercises no control over the third party applications, products, services, software and the Apple App Store and we are not responsible for their performance, do not endorse them, and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, or other materials available through the third party applications, products, services, software and the Apple App Store. We are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused to you by your use of or reliance on any goods or services available through the third party applications, products, services, software and the Apple App Store.
Limitation of liability
In no event will SM be liable for any incidental, indirect, special, punitive, exemplary, or consequential damages, arising out of your use of or inability to use the site, including without limitation, loss of revenue or anticipated profits, loss of goodwill, loss of business, loss of data, computer failure or malfunction, or any other damages.