PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE AND SHOULD IMMEDIATELY CEASE SUCH USE. AEC MAY MODIFY THIS AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME, AND SUCH MODIFICATIONS SHALL BE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT ON THE SITE. YOU AGREE TO REVIEW THE AGREEMENT PERIODICALLY TO BE AWARE OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS AND YOUR CONTINUED ACCESS OR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE DEEMED YOUR CONCLUSIVE ACCEPTANCE OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT.
1. Acceptance of Terms
Advanced Electronics Company ("AEC", "the Company", "we", "us", "our"), provides access to the AEC website, located at www.aecl.com (the "Site") subject to your acceptance of this Website User Agreement ("Agreement"). Any person accessing, browsing, framing, using and/or linking to the Site, either manually or via an automated device, shall be deemed a "User." All Users are subject to and agree to be bound by this Agreement when using the Site.
The Site and the content thereof is owned and operated by AEC, established under the laws of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia located at KKIA Industrial Estate Riyadh, (Tel +96612201350 and fax number +96612201355).
The Site and any data, material, recommendations, services or otherwise or other material posted thereon or linked thereto ("Information"), are provided by AEC free of charge and in good faith but on an "AS IS" basis and for information only, and is not intended to address a particular requirement.
When using a particular feature of the Site, you may also be subject to any posted guidelines, rules, terms of service, privacy policies, or other contractual provision as noted. In the event of a conflict between any other agreement, rule, policies, or terms of service and this Agreement, the provisions of this Agreement shall govern when using the Site. If you have any questions about this User Agreement please contact AEC by email at aecl.com before using the Site.
3. Risk; Internet Use
You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the Site and the Internet. You acknowledge and agree that in any uploads or transmission you make to, from or through the Site all of the risk associated with these activities is solely yours.
4. Downloading Materials From The Site
You understand that AEC cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that materials available for downloading from the Site, including links, will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses, time bombs, cancelbots or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy and security of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Site for the reconstruction of any lost data.
5. Intellectual Property
The contents of the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, audio clips, video, photographs, software, trademarks, and other information (the "Proprietary Content") is, unless otherwise noted, the property of AEC, its affiliates or partners. The Proprietary Content is protected by copyright and trademark laws, or other proprietary rights. These rights are protected in all forms, media and technologies existing now or hereinafter developed. You may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your non-commercial use. No portion of the Proprietary Content may be reprinted, republished, modified, or distributed in any form without the express written permission of AEC. You may not reproduce, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify, transmit, sell, distribute, license or create derivative works of any of the Proprietary Content. You may not make any unauthorized copies of any Proprietary Content.
Certain Proprietary Content may be licensed from third parties and all such third party content and all intellectual property rights related to the third party content belong to the respective third parties. In addition, certain trademarks are the property of their respective third party owners, and the use of trademarks, logos, or brand names in the Site are for identification purposes only, and does not imply an endorsement by AEC of the trademark owner, or vice-versa, or that such trademark owner has authorized AEC to promote its products, services, or content. You may not remove any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property or proprietary notice or legend contained on the Site or the Content. Any rights not expressly granted by this Agreement or any applicable end-user license agreements are reserved by AEC.
6. Links to Other Websites and Linking to AEC's Site
Any links to other websites are provided merely as a convenience to the Users of AEC Site. AEC has not reviewed all of these other websites, has no responsibility for the content of such other sites, shall not be liable for any damages or injury arising from any such content, and does not endorse or make any representations about these websites, any information or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of these other sites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.
Any individuals who would like to establish a temporary or permanent link to this Site may do so as long as such link is pointed to AEC's homepage at www.aecl.com. Deep linking to any other page on the Site except the homepage is permitted only if you obtain permission from AEC. All deep linking requests should be sent to www,aecl,com. Framing any page on the Site is expressly prohibited.
7. Acceptable and Lawful Use of the Site
Any information provided to AEC in connection with use of the Site: (a) shall not be false, inaccurate or misleading; (b) shall not be obscene or indecent; (c) shall not contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, spiders, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information; (d) shall not infringe on any AEC or third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; (e) shall not be defamatory, libelous, unlawfully threatening or harassing; and (f) shall not create liability for AEC or cause AEC to lose the services of its Internet service providers or other suppliers. You may not take any action that imposes an unreasonable burden upon the infrastructure used to support the efficient operation of the Site, including but not limited to unsolicited email, also called SPAM.
8. NO WARRANTIES
THE SITE AND THE CONTENT AND SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. AEC DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, ANY SERVICES PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY. AEC DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SITE WILL BE CORRECTED.
9. AEC Catalogs & Formats
Access to various AEC Catalogs & formats is provided on the Site. These catalogs formats are official publications of AEC, and as such, they and any other official publications or policies that are provided on the Site are subject to revision at any time. AEC reserves the right to add, withdraw or revise any provision or requirement described within such Catalogs & formats as may be deemed necessary.
10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL AEC OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DISTRIBUTING THE SITE OR PROVIDING CONTENT, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES THROUGH THE SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF AEC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) THAT RESULT FROM (I) THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE MERCHANDISE AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY MERCHANDISE, DATA, CONTENT OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES OR CONDUCT OF AEC OR ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SITE, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE USE OF THE SITE.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold AEC and its affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, actions, costs, liabilities, losses and damages of any kind (including reasonable attorney's fees) resulting from (i) your use of the Site, (ii) your use of products, services, or information provided through the Site, or (iii) your breach of any provision of this Agreement. AEC reserves the right, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you. In such event, you still are responsible for indemnifying AEC, and you agree to cooperate with AEC in asserting any available defenses.
12. Policy Regarding Copyright
Domestic and International copyright and trademark laws protect the entire contents of the Site. The owners of the intellectual property, copyrights and trademarks are AEC, its affiliates and subsidiaries or other third party licensors. YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, GRAPHICS, CODE AND/OR SOFTWARE.
You may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials. Any material printed or downloaded by you from this Site, including, without limitation, any text, files, images, software, and data accompanying the foregoing is licensed to you by AEC. Printing or downloading the material does not transfer title to the material, or any intellectual property rights therein, to you. You may not redistribute or sell the material.
Subject to more specific terms on AEC Web site, you may post and submit certain information and content to the Site. You agree to grant to AEC a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, sub licensable, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any materials and other information (including, without limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products and services) you submit to any public areas of the Site (such as bulletin boards, forums and newsgroups) or by e-mail to AEC by all means and in any media now known or hereafter developed. You also grant to AEC the right to use your name in connection with the submitted materials and other information as well as in connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material related thereto. You agree that you shall have no recourse against AEC for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications to AEC.
AEC may use the information it obtains as a result of your registration with the Site, including but not limited to your IP address, name, mailing address, and email address for its internal business and marketing purposes and may disclose the information to third parties for such purpose. Any use of AEC's trademarks is strictly prohibited without the express permission. Other product and company names mentioned in the Site may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
13. System Outages
AEC periodically schedules system downtime for maintenance and other purposes. Unplanned system outages also may occur. AEC shall have no liability whatsoever for the resulting unavailability of the Site or for any loss of data or transactions caused by planned or unplanned system outages or the resultant delay, misdelivery or nondelivery of information caused by such system outages, or any third party acts or any other outages of web host providers or the Internet infrastructure and network external to the Site.
14. User Feedback
Should any User respond to AEC or any of its employees, agents, directors or others through the Site, via email or otherwise, with any information including, but not limited to, feedback, questions, requests, opinions, comments, suggestions, or the like regarding the content of any AEC document, the Site, or AEC services, such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and AEC shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information. AEC shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation and shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever to the extent not prohibited by law.
15. Your Account Obligations
Certain sections of the Site require that you register by providing particular information including a user name and password. In these instances, you agree to: (i) provide accurate and current information about yourself as prompted by the Site and (ii) maintain and update such Information to keep it accurate and current. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we may, in our sole discretion, suspend or terminate your account and decline to permit your continued use of the Site, future access to the Site, or any activities related to your account.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user name and password (collectively, "Account Information") and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your Account Information.
16. Pricing for Products and Services
In the event a product or service is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due to typographical error, an error in pricing or product information or otherwise, AEC shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for that product(s) or service(s) listed at the incorrect price. AEC shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders or requests.
This Site is not directed to minors under the age of 18 and is not intended to be used by children under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, you agree that you will not use this Site and you will not provide personal information about yourself to AEC through the Site.
18. Governing Law
This Agreement and access to the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia exclusive of its conflict of law rules and matters affecting copyrights, trademarks and patents under Saudi Law.
19. Choice of Forum
You hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consent to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for any litigation or disputes arising out of or relating to use of the Site and not to commence any litigation relating thereto except in such courts.
20. International Users
21. Severability; No Waiver; Assignment; Third Party Beneficiary Rights; Entire Agreement
In the event that one or more portions of this Agreement shall, for any reason, be held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect, such validity, illegality or unenforceability shall not affect any other provision contained in this Agreement. Any delay or failure by AEC at any time or times, to require performance of any provision hereof shall in no manner affect AEC's right at a later time to enforce such provision. No delay or failure by AEC in exercising any right hereunder shall constitute a waiver of such right or any other rights hereunder. You may not assign your rights or delegate your responsibilities hereunder without the express written permission of AEC. AEC may, at any time, assign its rights or delegate its obligations hereunder without notice to you. No person who is not a party to this Agreement is intended to be a beneficiary of this Agreement, and no person who is not a party to this Agreement shall have any right to enforce any term of this Agreement. This Agreement and any documents expressly incorporated by reference constitute the entire agreement between AEC and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements, whether oral or written, and documents regarding your use of the Site.
The headings used throughout this Agreement are solely for the convenience of reference and are not to be used as an aid in the interpretation of this Agreement.
23. Updates and Modifications
In its sole discretion, AEC may unilaterally amend or modify this Agreement or any other documents referenced herein at any time by posting the amended Agreement on the Site. Any amended or modified terms will be effective upon posting. Continued use of the Site constitutes acceptance of any modified terms and conditions .
AEC may immediately issue a warning, suspend or terminate your access to the Site for breach of this Agreement (or any other agreement or policy incorporated by reference hereto), or for any other reason in AEC’s sole discretion.