This is a community web portal (website) owned by Emaar Community Management LLC (ECM), the content of which is restricted and uploaded by us or any others authorised by us. Only community members (homeowners and tenants) and ECM users are entitled to operate and use it.
ECM is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights regarding the website; it is a collective work and/or compilation solely owned by us. The website is protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.
You may not copy, distribute, reproduce, sell, lease, assign, rent, sublicense or encumber any aspect of the website or its content (as defined below in the clause pertaining to ‘Content’).
You may not modify or create derivative works of any aspect of the website or its content (as defined below in the clause pertaining to ‘Content’).
You may not disassemble or decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in the website or any software or database connected to it. By doing so, you will be infringing copyright and privacy laws that may be punishable.
‘Content’ refers to any listing, forums, event listings, reviews, postings, messages, text, files, images, photos or any other material posted on the website.
By posting content on the website:
you grant ECM the non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable right to use, copy, reproduce, distribute, perform, display, modify or create derivative works of the content perpetually and for any lawful purpose ECM sees fit.
you waive all rights, moral or otherwise, with regard to any content
you permit any other user of the website to access, display, view, store and reproduce such content
you grant ECM the right to prohibit the subsequent access, storage and reproduction or use of said content by any party to any extent ECM deems fit.
Links to third party sites
Where the website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, they are provided for information purposes only.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Access and linking to the website
Your access to the website is provided on a non-exclusive, temporary and revocable basis by ECM, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend your right to access to it without notice.
We will not be liable for any reason if the website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You may not:
use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access ECM or the website to collect content for any purpose or otherwise copy or download content. A limited exception is granted to search engines and non-commercial public archives, but not for websites that include any form of classified listings
harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent
You may establish a hyperlink on your website to our website, or to postings within it, for non-commercial use, so long as you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage or take advantage of ECM’s reputation (or of any person connected to the company).
You must not establish a hyperlink in a misleading way or suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement of ECM or any other third party where none exists.
The website must not be framed on any other website
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the above linking permission without advance notice.
You may not use automated means to post content on the website (via the web interface) without our explicit consent.
You may not maintain more than one account.
If we disable your account, you may not create another one without our permission.
Limitations on your usage of the website
We may establish limitations, at our sole discretion, on your usage of the website, including, but not limited to, limitations on the length of time any content may remain on the website, the file size of an individual item of content, the number of items of content that can be posted or the contents in its entirety.
Disclaimer of warranties
You use the website at your own risk.
The use of the website is provided without warranty and is provided on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis.
ECM hereby disclaims any representations or warranties of any kind, whether oral or written, whether expressed, implied or arising by statute, custom, course or dealing or trade usage, with respect to the website or any services provided therein. Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, we specifically disclaim the following with respect to the website:
implied warranties or conditions of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of any service or good acquired by you from a third party
the accuracy, timeliness, security and performance of the website
freedom from any errors or viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material, which is malicious or technologically harmful
Limitation of liabilities
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we hereby expressly exclude any liability for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the website or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of it, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation, any liability for loss of the following caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable:
income or revenue
wasted management or office time
any other loss or damage of any kind
In particular, we are not liable for any damage or losses resulting to you or a third party from:
the use, or the inability to use, the website
the unavailability of the website for whatever reason
services or goods acquired through the website
any content displayed on the website
a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programmes, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or any website linked to it
Termination of access to the website
We reserve the right to delete any of your content from the website at any time.
We are not liable to you or a third party for any termination of your access to the website or deletion of your posted content.
You agree to avoid attempting to use the website after termination.
Governing law and dispute resolution
These terms are governed by the laws applicable in the emirate of Dubai as well as Federal Statutes applicable in the country of the United Arab Emirates.