ADNOC DISCLAIMER

ADNOC DISCLAIMER

Terms and Conditions

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company ("ADNOC") operates this worldwide website ("Site") and certain specified services ("Services") for your, and all users’, information regarding ADNOC and its Affiliates (all users of the Site hereinafter referred to as "You", "Your" or "User").

"Affiliate" means in relation to ADNOC any other Person now or hereafter, directly or indirectly controlled by ADNOC, where "Person" means, without limitation (i) any ministry, agency or instrumentality of any country or any other governmental, quasigovernmental or political subdivision thereof; (ii) any corporation, company, partnership or joint venture; or (iii) any other entity or individual; and "control", "controlled by" and "under common control") means the possession, directly or indirectly, of at least fifty percent (50%) of the voting rights or equity interest in another Person.

The User understands that by accessing or interfacing any information contained on this Site or Services an agreement between the User and ADNOC arises, and these terms and conditions ("Terms") shall apply to such agreement.

By using this website, you agree to the bound by these Terms and if You do not agree with any of the Terms please do not use this website. ADNOC reserves the right to make changes to this Site and Services at any time without notice.

The User agrees:

  • to use the Site and the Services solely to determine the availability of products and services offered by ADNOC;
  • to use the Site only for personal, non-commercial use;
  • not to deface, alter or interfere with the front end of the Site or the underlying software code;
  • not to take any action which will impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Site or related infrastructure;
  • not to do anything which will or may damage, interfere with, disrupt access to, interrupt or impair the functionality of the material available on the Site, nor to upload any material that contains any computer viruses or other codes, files or programmes designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of the Site, ADNOC’s software or equipment;
  • not to post, distribute or otherwise upload any defamatory, libelous, offensive, infringing, obscene, indecent, harmful, threatening, abusive, tortuous, racially or ethnically objectionable or otherwise unlawful material or information or send any chain letters, junk mail, 'spamming' material or any other form of bulk communication;
  • not to threaten, harass, stalk, abuse, disrupt or otherwise violate the rights of others, including individuals' privacy rights;
  • not to obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorized access to the Site or any private or member account areas on the Site, nor to impersonate any person or misrepresent Your affiliation with another person;
  • not do, cause or permit anything to be done that may infringe, damage or interfere with any intellectual property rights of ADNOC nor any of our Affiliates, or third parties. Also, not to do anything that is otherwise unlawful or which may create any liability on the part of ADNOC and its Affiliates; and
  • not to violate this Agreement or any applicable legislation in any manner.

Disclaimer

The contents of this Site are provided on an "as is" basis and access to and use of this Site and Services are at the User's sole risk. No express or implied assurance, warranty or representation is given on or about the accuracy or completeness of the information on or accessed through this Site or any site linked to it or in respect of the Services offered to the Users. ADNOC disclaims any and all liability and responsibility for loss of any information or data, any consequences intended or unintended, and any loss, damage or expense caused due to the operation or usage of this Site.

ADNOC accepts no liability or responsibility for any inaccuracy or incompleteness of information on this Site or Services, such liability and responsibility resting solely with the User. Neither ADNOC nor any of its Affiliates shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive or other damages arising out of accessing or using the contents on this Site or Services, or any content on any site or sites linked to this Site.

Trade Marks & Copyright Material

The names, acronyms and logos of ADNOC and its Affiliates are trade names, trade or service marks belonging to ADNOC and its Affiliates and access to this Site or Services does not entitle the User to use such names, acronyms and logos without the prior written consent of their owner. Any unauthorized use may amount to infringement and violation of trademark and other applicable laws which could result in criminal or civil liabilities.

All contents of this Site are protected by copyrights law and the User is obliged to respect and comply with all applicable copyright laws. Copying and printing for personal use of this Site or its contents is allowed to the User, provided that such copying and printing is necessary for the purpose of accessing and viewing of the Site and its contents, including the use of the Services. Any such copying or printing of any part of this Site or its contents is only permitted without alteration or editing and must not be copied to another website. Any commercial use or distribution of any form, including reproducing, copying, modifying and adapting any of the content of this Site shall not be permitted without ADNOC’s prior written consent. Therefore, all Users are obligated to respect and comply with all applicable copyright laws.

Hyperlinks Any links on this Site to the websites of third parties are offered for the convenience of the User. In offering this facility, ADNOC and its Affiliates make no representations or warranties in connection with such third party websites and are not responsible for and do not endorse or approve their contents.

ADNOC has obtained the permission of third parties, whose websites are accessible through links on this Site, to show their names, logos, trade or service marks. ADNOC and its Affiliates make no claim to nor have any rights in connection with any such names, logos, trade or service marks.

Confidentiality

If the User uses this Site or Services to transmit information or materials to ADNOC, the User must ensure that such information is neither confidential nor proprietary, as ADNOC will deem all such information or materials so transmitted to be non-confidential and non-proprietary and may use them without restriction, and without payment to or consent of the User. Such use will include without limitation, the right to reproduce, show, convey and disseminate such information and materials within ADNOC and its Affiliates.

Breach of the Terms

If ADNOC considers that You have breached any of these Terms or have otherwise demonstrated inappropriate conduct when using the Site, ADNOC reserves the right to:

  • warn You that You have breached these Terms, and request that You cease such conduct;
  • delete any material or content which You may have posted without notice to You;
  • take measures (including terminating, suspending or restricting Your access) to, and preventing You from using the Site;
  • report Your activities to an internet service provider or relevant authorities;
  • take legal action against You.

Indemnity

As a condition of use of the ADNOC Websites, You agree to indemnify us from and against any and all liabilities, expenses (including legal fees and expenses) and damages arising out of claims resulting from Your use of the ADNOC Websites, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that, if true, would constitute a breach by You of these terms and conditions.

ADNOC may at its sole discretion change, revise, modify, add or delete the contents of this website, terms and conditions including the disclaimer etc. It also reserves the right to terminate access to this website at any time and without notice.

Applicable law and Dispute Resolution This agreement and these Terms and the use of this Site and Services shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the United Arab Emirates and the civil courts of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute or difference arising out of this agreement, these Terms and the use of this Site and Services.