Terms & Conditions
Welcome to the website of the French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates (FBC). Please read the following terms and conditions relating to your use of the FBC website (www.fbcdubai.com) carefully.
By accessing and using the FBC website, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions of use (“Terms”). The French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates reserves the right to modify or revise these Terms at any time, at its sole discretion. If you choose to access the website, then you are bound by any such modification or revision and should therefore visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions.
Use of Materials
The contents of the FBC website (including, but not limited to text, photographs, graphics, video and audio contents) are protected under the copyright laws, and is the property of the French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates or the party credited as the provider of that content. You must abide by all copyright notices and restrictions on use. By sending content to the FBC via our website, you are giving the FBC the right to display such content on its website and its affiliated publications and to use such content for promotional and marketing purposes.
You may access the materials located within the FBC website only for your personal use. This means that you may download and save one copy of posted materials on a single computer for personal, non-commercial home use only, so long as you neither change nor delete any author attribution, trademark, service mark, or copyright notice. You may not modify, copy, publish, sell, display, transmit, distribute, create derivative works, or in any other way use or exploit the content of the FBC website.
As a service to our users, we may post hyperlinks on our website to other websites on the internet maintained by third parties. These hyperlinks do not in any way indicate our endorsement or sponsorship of, or our affiliation with, such sites. Any such sites have their own online policies and practices, and the French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates neither has control over, nor is responsible for, their content. Thus, we assume no liability for those sites. Any such hyperlinks are posted only for your convenience and information. No Personal Advice The information contained in or made available through the FBC website cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, financial, medical, or legal matters.
The French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates will not be liable for any damages of any nature whatsoever that may result, including but not limited to economic loss, injury, illness or death.
Limitation of Liability / Disclaimer of Damages
The French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates expressly excludes all liability for any damage or injury suffered directly or indirectly through use of this website. In no event shall the French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates, its partners or suppliers be liable to any user or any third party for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary or lost profits) resulting from the use or inability to use the website or the material, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not the FBC is advised of the possibility of such damages.
Any and all terms of membership of the French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United Arab Emirates, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law.
The French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates does not refund membership fees if membership is cancelled before the end of the relevant term. Membership duration is based on the FBC fiscal year from 1st October to 30 September the year after.
All cancellations must be notified to the French Business Council team in writing at least two days prior to the event. The French Business Council requires that participants pay in full upon registration. Failing to do so will automatically cancel the registration. When cancelling, a 50 AED + VAT rate charge will be applied to cover administration fees.The French Tuesday is not refundable.
No shows or cancellations in the last 2 working days before the event will not be refunded.
Photography during events
Pictures might be taken during events. The French Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates reserves the right to publish these on its website - www.fbcdubai.com - and social media pages (Facebook & LinkedIn) as well as print materials (Activity Report, FBC Insights Magazine). If you do not agree, participants have to inform the French Business Council by handwriting before the event. Miscellaneous
These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United Arab Emirates, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity that arises out of or relates to these terms will be filed only in courts located in Dubai, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action.
If any of these terms and conditions are found unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be considered severable from the remaining terms and conditions, and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. Any inquiries concerning these terms and conditions of use should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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