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    Terms and conditions

    Media Information System

    INTRODUCTION

    Please read these terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") carefully before using the /media.expo2020dubai.com/ website ("Site") owned and operated by Bureau Expo Dubai 2020 and/or Expo Dubai 2020 LLC-SO and/or any of its affiliates, (together “Expo 2020 Dubai”) (“us”, “we” or “our”). Your access to and use of the Website is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions apply to all users and others who access or use the Site.

    By accessing or using the Site, you agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms and Conditions, which together with our Data Privacy and Cookies Policy (“Privacy Policy”) and the Visitor Portal Terms and Conditions governs Expo 2020 Dubai’s relationship with you in relation to this Site. If you disagree with any part of these Terms and Conditions, then you may not access the Site.

     

    AMENDMENTS

    Expo 2020 Dubai® reserves the right at its sole discretion to amend content on the Sites or the Terms and Conditions of the Sites at any time without notice. Your continued use of the Sites constitutes your acceptance and agreement to any changes made by Expo 2020 Dubai® to the content on the Sites and includes the issue of any terms, conditions, rules, guidelines, notices and disclaimers by Expo 2020 Dubai® which are incorporated into these Terms and Conditions.

     

    TERMS OF USE

    Subject to Expo 2020 Dubai’s approval of your access to the Sites (which may be withheld at our sole discretion with or without cause), you will be granted access to the Media Information System and Media Asset Management System.

    The Media Information System and Media Asset Management System contain (without limitation) press releases, audio files, moving images, professional images, footage and information (“Digital Assets and/or Content”) for your EDITORIAL USE only, relating to Expo 2020 Dubai®, Dubai and the United Arab Emirates. You must not use the Sites in any manner so as to restrict anyone else's use and enjoyment of the Sites.

    Expo 2020 Dubai® grants you a non-exclusive and limited license to use the Digital Assets in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. You may not use the Digital Assets for any commercial, or advertising or promotional purpose, without obtaining Expo 2020 Dubai prior written consent.

     

    Digital Assets must be used in appropriate context (i.e. imagery is appropriate and relevant to the body of text where it is placed) and governed by Federal Law no. 15 of 1980 regulating publications and publishing, Federal Law No 5 of 2012 On Combating Cybercrimes, Penal Code and the Copyright Law and their related decisions.

     

    RESTRICTIONS

    By agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, you agree that:

    1- You may not publish, reproduce, modify, transmit, distribute or otherwise commercially exploit or communicate to the public for any purpose whatsoever any of the Content on the Site whether in hardcopy form, electronic form or any other form whatsoever other than as permitted for editorial use of Digital Assets in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

    2- You must use the Site in a responsible manner and solely for lawful purposes. You must not use the Sites for any activities, which breach these Terms and Conditions, any laws or regulations, or are contrary to any relevant standard or codes of ethics.

    3- You may not, without our express written authorisation, use the Content in a manner that suggests an association with Expo 2020 Dubai® or any of its affiliates or any of our products, services or brands.

    4- You must not use the Site in any way such as to gain unauthorised access to our operating systems or to tamper, hinder or modify the Sites or knowingly transmit any disabling features to the Site.

    5- Digital Assets must not to be used for use in any advertising or commercial venture (including but not limited to postcards, billboards, calendars etc.) without Expo 2020 Dubai® prior written consent.

    6- You may not use the Sites, in any way or manner that infringes on any copyright, intellectual property right or any moral right.

    7- You must not create your own link to the Site and should not use any link to the Sites to create an unauthorised representation between a person, business, organisation, products or services and Expo 2020 Dubai®.

     

    OWNERSHIP & INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

    You acknowledge that all the Digital Assets available on the Site or made available through the Site is the property of Expo 2020 Dubai® or licensed to Expo 2020 Dubai® by a third party and that all intellectual property rights in relation to the Content on the Sites are the property of Expo 2020 Dubai®, its licensors or advertisers and you obtain no interest in those intellectual property rights. All content on the Site is protected by the UAE Federal and local laws related to intellectual property rights and copyright and any other international copyright and intellectual property laws as applicable in the UAE.

    Expo 2020 Dubai permits the use of its registered trademarks for editorial purposes only provided that statements are factual and not made gratuitously for marketing purposes nor linked to a commercial entity and the prior written approval of Expo 2020 Dubai has been obtained. For the avoidance of doubt, the use of Expo 2020 Dubai’s registered trademarks does not extend to advertisements written in the form of an article (commonly referred to as ‘advertisement features’ or ‘advertorials’) that suggest an association between products or services and Expo 2020 Dubai.

    If you believe that any of your intellectual property rights have been infringed on
    the Sites please notify us immediately at media.services@expo2020.ae.

     

    WARRANTIES

    The Digital Assets on the Site are provided in good faith and updated regularly, however, we do not make any representations as to their accuracy and cannot guarantee the completeness and correctness of all the information displayed and/or provided.

    We use our reasonable efforts to ensure the Site are free from any virus or computer code file or programme designed to impair the performance of the Sites or any computer software or telecommunications device ('Virus') or that it will be uninterrupted or error free but we make no representation that the Sites are free from any Virus. We do not accept responsibility for any damage to or loss of your data or computer system, which may occur as a result of your use or access to the Site.

    Save for your Statutory Rights, in respect of the Sites, all material on the Sites is provided to you without warranties of any kind, either express or implied; Expo 2020 Dubai expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind.

     

    DISCLAIMER

    Some legislation such as the UAE Federal Law No 24 of 2006 on Consumer Protection and other similar consumer protection laws and regulations may confer on you rights and remedies relating to the provision of goods or services to you by us via the Sites which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified (your “Statutory Rights”). We exclude all conditions and warranties implied by custom, law or statute save for your Statutory Rights.

     

    INDEMNIFICATION

    By entering the Site, you agree to indemnify Expo Dubai 2020 their respective officers, employees and agents from and against all actions, claims, suits, demands, damages, liabilities, costs or expenses whether direct or indirect (arising out of or in any way connected to the use of the Site by you) and expressly agree, to the extent permitted by law, that Expo 2020 Dubai will not be liable for any incidental, special and / or consequential losses, including loss of profits, suffered by you or claims made against you which result from any use of or access to the Site, or any inability to use or access, the Site.

     

    LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

    To the extent that we are liable for a breach of a Statutory Right, our liability will be limited, so far as the law permits, at our option to repairing or replacing or resupplying the goods and/or services; or paying the cost of such repair/replacement or resupply.

     

    TERMINATION

    Expo 2020 Dubai® may terminate your ability to use the Sites, or your license to access or use the Digital Assets or any other service contained within the Sites at any time without cause or notice. In the event Expo 2020 Dubai® elects to do so, you acknowledge and agree that Expo 2020 Dubai® will not be liable to you in any way.

    Upon our termination of any license or consent to use the Sites or Digital Assets, you must immediately cease using any Digital Asset or any other service obtained from the Sites and return to Expo 2020 Dubai® any confidential information provided to you as a result of your use of the Sites.

     

    THIRD PARTY CONTENT

    Expo 2020 Dubai® is not responsible for the accuracy of the information or the suitability or quality of the products and/or services of any third parties content on the Site (the “Third Party Content”). The provision of Third Party Content is for general informational purposes only and does not constitute a recommendation or solicitation to purchase or sell any of those products or services.

    You acknowledge that the Third Party Content provided to you is obtained from sources believed to be reliable however Expo 2020 Dubai® shall not be responsible or liable for any damages or losses incurred by you as a result of any dealings had by you with third party advertisers or merchants.

    We may receive fees and / or commissions from third parties for goods and/or products displayed and/or sold on the Site. You acknowledge that receiving these fees/commissions are related to Expo 2020 Dubai® and you agree that you have no entitlement to share in any revenue derived from our exploitation of any commercial rights.

     

    LINKED SITES AND POLICY

    The Sites may include link to other websites operated by third parties ("3rd Party Website"). Any use of the 3rd Party Website will be governed by the terms of such 3rd Party Website. Expo 2020 Dubai® is not in any way associated with the 3rd Party Website or liable for the contents, goods and services offered by them or for anything in connection with such 3rd Party Website and disclaims liability for any loss, damage and any other consequence resulting directly or indirectly from or relating to your access to the 3rd Party Website.

    The links are provided solely for your convenience and do not indicate, expressly or impliedly, any endorsement or approval by us of the 3rd Party Website or the products or services provided at those 3rd Party Websites. Expo 2020 Dubai make no warranties, representations or undertakings relating to the content of the 3rd Party Websites.

     

    DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY POLICY

    Any personal data supplied by you during the registration process, will only be used for administration and monitoring purposes and will not be shared with third parties unless a written consent is obtained or we are legally required to do so and as further detailed in the Privacy and Policy.

    We use our reasonable effort to apply the appropriate security measures to preserve the confidentiality of your information. All personal information you supply is protected according to the Data Privacy Laws in the UAE and any other applicable law.

     

    GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

    These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United Arab Emirates. You irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Dubai Courts.

     

    COOKIES AND SITE VISITS

    Expo 2020 Dubai does not and cannot use cookies to retrieve your personal information from your computer. We monitor visits to the Site to assist in understanding the areas of interest to visitors of the Site. For statistical and design purposes, we make a record of your visit in log files contained on the server. All information collected about visits to the Site are usually in the form of "cookies".

    Your browser may be configure your to warn you before accepting cookies wherein a prompt will pop-up each time a site asks for permission to save a cookie on your computer. You can refuse cookies by configuring your browser to reject them.

    The information we collect on visits to the Site include: your server address; your top level domain name (e.g. .com, .gov, .au, .org etc.); the date and time of your visit to the Site; the pages you accessed and documents you downloaded; the previous website visited; and your browser type.

     

    MISCELLANEOUS

    a) These Terms and Conditions, our Privacy Policy, and any other notices, guidelines and rules published now, from time to time or in the future constitute the entire agreement between Expo 2020 Dubai® and you.

    b) We do not make any claims that the information contained on the Sites is appropriate or may be downloaded in all areas, countries or jurisdictions. Access to the information contained in the Sites may by certain persons or in certain countries may be unlawful. If you access the Sites you do so at your own risk and you are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.

    c) If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a Court of Law, such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect the remainder of the Terms and Conditions, which will continue in full force and effect.

    d)  All provisions of these Terms and Conditions that by their nature should survive upon termination, shall survive termination, including without limitation, ownership and intellectual property provisions, confidentiality, indemnity, and limitation of liability.

     

    Any requests, comments, problems or questions, please email media.services@expo2020.ae

    Terms and conditions last updated 23 April 2019.