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Terms And Conditions

Agreement Between You and Emerging Artist Award

Thank you for visiting emergingartistAward.com (the ‘Website’, ‘we’, ‘us’, ‘our’), the official site for the International Emerging Artist Award competition (the “Award”, the "Competition") including but not limited to the Emiratis Artist Award and all other competitions that may be held through this Website. The terms "International Emerging Artist Award" or “emergingartistaward.com’ or the ‘Award’ or "us" or "we” or “our” refer to the owner of the Website and the organizer of the event, "EMERGING SCENE EVENT MANAGEMENT" whose principal place of business is in Dubai, at P.O Box 440055, United Arab Emirates. The term "you" refers to the user, or the “Entrant”, or the “Participant” or the viewer of this Website. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before you start to use the Website. By accessing and using this Website, you indicate that you accept (unconditionally and irrevocably) these terms and conditions (the ‘Agreement’). If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please refrain from using our Website or entering any of its competitions and exit immediately. You promise to us you are over 18 to enter legally binding contracts through this Website and you know you will be responsible for material which you upload to this Website. You shall not upload any files that are unlawful to distribute through the Website.



General Use of the Website

We have taken reasonable steps to ensure the information provided by us on this Website is accurate at the time you view it. We aim to ensure that availability of the Website will be uninterrupted and that transmissions will be error-free. However, we make no warranty whatsoever about the reliability, stability or virus free nature of such software. We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service and content we provide on the Website without notice. Also, your access to the Website may occasionally be suspended or restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance, or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to limit the frequency and duration of any such suspension or restriction. We will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or period. Therefore, your access to and use of software and other materials on, or through, this Website is solely at your own risk.



Access

We reserve the right to restrict certain areas of this Website to approved registered users. In the event that any area of the Website requires you to register with us prior to obtaining access, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete details, including but not limited to a member name and password as well as your name, address, telephone number and a valid email address ( "Account Information"). You agree to update your Account Information as necessary to keep it accurate. International Emerging Artist Award will use your Account Information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your member name, password or account. International Emerging Artist Award will not be responsible for any losses arising out of the unauthorized use of your account and you agree to indemnify International Emerging Artist Award for any improper, unauthorized or illegal uses of your account.



Entry Fee

A user can create a personal account free of charge. However, submitting the artwork to a competition requires the payment of a fee. The entry fee is requested to process your submission when entering a competition. The entry fees are established by the price list in effect at the time of registration. Entrant’s payment, fully completed registration form, artwork and supporting documents must be submitted online by the competition’s published closing date. Entry fees may change without notice. However, Entrants that have registered and paid their fee are guaranteed entry at their original fee. The registration fee allows you to enter one (1) competition and one (1) discipline at a time.Payment can be made by credit card.



Liabilities Discharged and Fees Owed for Incorrect Payment Information and Funds Deposited Into Incorrect Accounts

You agree that we have the right to charge you fees and costs associated with any incorrect bank account information you give us. you agree that if you give us incorrect, or someone else's, bank account or credit card information and we deposit or credit funds into it, then we will not be liable to pay you such amounts, all of our liabilities to you for such amounts will be discharged, and you will look solely to the recipient for payment.



Refund Policy

The liability of Emergingartistaward.com to the Entrant, whether said liability stems from any breach of contract or duty, for any damages, costs, loss of goodwill or financial income suffered by the Entrant, will be limited to the Entrant’s paid fee. We will not provide a refund in case of incomplete submission.



Proprietary Rights

By entering this competition, you affirm that your entry is original and does not infringe upon the rights of any person or entity. You acknowledge that you own, are solely responsible or otherwise control all of the rights to the content or entries that you submit; that use of the content or entries you supply does not violate these Terms of Use and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify us or our affiliates for all claims resulting from the materials you submit. International Emerging Artist Award is not liable for any copyright or trademark infringement on the part of the Entrant. Participants are advised and required to obtain third party consents where required by law or by best ethical practices.



Ownership Of Work

Entrants own the Intellectual Property (I.P.) rights to the original work they submit to the International Emerging Artist Award competition. We do not own original I.P. rights or works entered into the competitions, but has a royalty-free, perpetual right to use that work in connection with publicity and promotion of International Emerging Artist Award programs. The Award’s sponsors or partners (Businesses and Organizations) are not allowed to use any works entered by participants, logos or any images that are International Emerging Artist Award copyrights for publicity prior to receiving written consent from us.



Publicity

By entering your work in this competition, you grant consent and license to International Emerging Artist Award for the use of your name, artwork or design and representations of your artwork or design in any media, anywhere in the world, without compensation or credit, for the Award’s promotional and editorial reasons.



Cancellation Of The Competition

International Emerging Artist Award relies on its partners when promoting the prize offered. Should any of our partners or sponsors fail for any reason to fulfill their commitment with us, International Emerging Artist Award shall not be held responsible whatsoever. We shall make all effort to offer a similar prize with no time limit imposed. Should for any reason outside of our control the event be partly or wholly cancelled we shall offer the amount paid for the registration as a voucher to be used for future competitions held by us. This voucher shall be requested by the Entrant in written at contact@emergingartistaward.com within the time limit defined by us in case of such event only.



Proprietary Rights Restrictions

All content of this Website are: Copyright © International Emerging Artist Award 2012. All rights reserved. All material on the Website (hereafter known as International Emerging Artist Award under the domain name “emergingartistAward.com” ) including without limitation links and content to its social networks, all informational text, photographs, graphics, audio, video, messages, files, documents, images or other materials (collectively, the “Materials”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, as well as all derivative works, is owned by International Emerging Artist Award or other parties that have licensed their Materials to us and is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. International Emerging Artist Award disclaims any proprietary interest in trademarks, service marks, logos, slogans, domain names and trade names other than its own. Trademarks, logos, images and service marks displayed on the Website are the property of either International Emerging Artist Award or other third parties. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, modify, download, post, transmit, or distribute in any way any Material from the Website, including code and software, without the prior written permission of International Emerging Artist Award or the respective owner of such marks.

The Materials on the Website may not be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, including by email or other electronic means. Any modification of the Materials, use of the Materials on any Website or networked computer environment, or use of the Materials for any purpose other than personal, non-commercial use is a violation of the copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights in the Materials and is expressly prohibited. Additionally, the use of any device, software or routine that interferes or attempts to interfere with the proper working of the Website is expressly prohibited.



Exceptional Authorized Use

You may use this Website for your information and internal business purposes and you may make a copy of the pages of this Website but only for your internal business use, and provided that you keep all copyright and other proprietary notices intact.



Links to Other Websites

If any link is offered connecting you to a third party website, it is as an accommodation to the respective third party site owner and without charge. Websites linked to and from this Website are not necessarily under our control and we will have no responsibilities or liabilities whatsoever for the content or privacy practices of any such linked site or any link or linking program at any time. International Emerging Artist Award does not necessarily endorse companies (or related products or services) whose sites are linked to or from this Website. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.



Limitation of Liability

In no event will we be liable for any direct, special, indirect, incidental, consequential (including among other things loss of revenue or profits), punitive, or exemplary, damages of any kind or subject to equitable or injunctive remedies (whether based on breach of contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise) arising out of access to, or use of this Website, or delay or inability to use this Website, or any information contained in this Website.



Indemnity

As a condition of use of this Website, you agree to indemnify us from and against any and all liabilities, expenses including attorney’s fees and damages arising out of claims resulting from your use of this Website, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by you of these terms and conditions.



Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Emirate of Dubai and the Federal laws of the United Arab Emirates as applicable therein. Disputes arising in connection with these Terms or the Privacy Policy shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Emirate of Dubai.



Disclaimer of Warranties

The Website and the contents herein are provided “as is” and “as available,” and all warranties, express or implied, are disclaimed, including but not limited to, any implied warranties of merchantability, quiet enjoyment, non-infringement and fitness for a particular purpose. We are not responsible for damage or loss caused by errors on the site, content on the site or the internet. Additionally, the Website may be unavailable unexpectedly as a result of errors or circumstances beyond our control.



Modification of Terms

We may change these terms and conditions at any time without advance notice. Changed terms will become effective once posted on the Website, and will not have any retrospective effect on existing contractual arrangements made through this Website. Your continued use of this Website after any change means you have accepted the changed terms and conditions.



Website Contact

If you have a query regarding any problems encountered whilst uploading your material, please email contact@emergingartistaward.com

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