Terms of Use

Terms of Use (as updated on 06/06/2020)

Please read these Terms thoroughly before accessing or using the Website.

If you do not agree to these Terms, do not use the Website.

  1. Contractual Relationship 
  • Welcome to kanoony.com (the “Website”). The owner and operator of the Website are Crown CSD Corporate Services Provider, a sole establishment registered in the United Arab Emirates with its office located at office 1605, International Business Tower, Business Bay, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (“we”, “our”, “us”).
  • These Terms of Use (the “Terms”) govern the access to and/or use by you, an individual, from within any country in the world of the website kanoony.com (the “Website”), its content and services, including but not limited to, electronic signature, downloads and uploads, display, delivery, acknowledgment, and storage for documents and other materials and instruments (the “Services”).
  • Your access to and/or use of the Services constitutes your agreement to be bound by these Terms and establishes a contractual relationship between you and Crown CSD Corporate Services Provider (“Kanoony” “We” “Us”). If you do not accept these Terms, you may not access and/or use the Services as they supersede any prior agreement or arrangement whether written or oral.
  • Kanoony may immediately terminate these Terms or the Services (partially or fully), or instantly cease any access to the Services or any portion thereof, at any time without any reason, and without any responsibility on the part of Kanoony.
  • Supplemental terms may apply to certain Services, such as services offered by a third-party. Supplemental terms are in addition to, and shall be deemed a part of, these Terms for the purposes of the applicable Services.
  • Kanoony may amend the Terms related to the Services from time to time, and such amendments will be effective upon publishing such updated Terms on the Website. Your continued access to and/or use of the Services after publishing such amendments constitutes your consent to be bound by the amended Terms.
  • Our collection and use of personal information in relation to the Services is subject to Kanoony’s Privacy Policy located at https://www.kanoony.com/PrivacyPolicy and procedures that may be published by Kanoony from time to time which shall be incorporated herein by reference.
  • You will be required to register with the Website. You agree to keep your password confidential and will be responsible for all use of your account and password. We reserve the right to remove, reclaim, or change a username you select if we determine, in our sole discretion, that such username is inappropriate, obscene, or otherwise objectionable.
  • Kanoony shall have no responsibility for unauthorized access to your Account, and/or automatic forwarding of messages and/or viruses (caused by viruses or otherwise).
  1. Amendments
  • We may amend these Terms and/or any other operating rules, policies and/or procedures from time to time as we may solely and discretionally deem appropriate and necessary.
  • We will notify you of any changes to the Terms and/or other Services by publishing the updated version on the Website. You will always see the latest version of the Terms published on the Website along with the date of the latest review. The updated version of the Terms will supersede all prior versions.
  • It is your responsibility to review the Terms periodically in general, and particularly when you receive a notification of the amendment to the Terms, so to remain acquainted with and knowledgeable of any updates.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE AMENDMENTS TO THESE TERMS, YOU SHALL NOT USE THE SERVICES AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THE AMENDMENTS.

  1. Our Services
  • Kanoony is a cloud-based software providing its users to download, create, manage, sign, and store corporate and legal templates, enabling users to:
  • access, use, download document templates, information, and other items published on the Website.
  • find, edit, share, accept, and e-sign online the relevant document templates, and other items published on the Website.
  • arrange and schedule corporate services, translation services, intellectual property registration, and/or legal services with independent third-party providers of such Services, under agreement with Kanoony or any of its affiliates (“Third-Party Providers”). Unless otherwise agreed by Kanoony in a separate written agreement with you, the Services are made available exclusively for your personal, non-commercial use. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT KANOONY DOES NEITHER PROVIDE LEGAL SERVICES, TRANSLATION SERVICES, CORPORATE SERVICES, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS ADVISORY AND/OR REGISTRATION SERVICES, NOR DOES KANOONY FUNCTION AS A LAW FIRM, LEGAL SERVICES PROVIDER, TRANSLATOR, CORPORATE SERVICES PROVIDER, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS ADVISOR AND/OR AGENT. ALL THESE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED BY INDEPENDENT THIRD-PARTY CONTRACTORS WHO ARE NOT EMPLOYED BY KANOONY OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES.
  • Our templates can be individually purchased, or subscription-based. Please visit our website to get acquainted with the benefits of each plan.
  • Kanoony is not a law firm. We are not engaged in a legal practice and we do not perform the services of a law firm or a legal consultant, nor can we represent our clients or act on their behalf in any contentious or non-contentious matters. Our Services are not intended to substitute legal, accounting, business, tax, or other professional advice or services.
  • Kanoony.com integrates with third-party software to provide a full suite of functionalities to the Website’s users. While we take into account industry standards, security level, and functionalities in choosing our integration partners, we are not responsible for any issues or loss arising from the use of any third-party software. Your access and use of the third-party software are governed by the terms of service or user agreements of that software.

KANOONY.COM IS NOT A LAW FIRM AND DOES NOT PROVIDE LEGAL ADVICE.

  • We make every effort to keep the information provided on the Website accurate and updated. Nevertheless, laws and regulations and their interpretation are constantly changing, and we do not guarantee that the information on the Website is always accurate and updated.
  • The templates, documents, instruments, and information provided on our Website are for general use only and do not in any way constitute neither a conclusive statement of law nor legal advice. You should always consult with a professional legal advisor familiar with your particular factual situation for advice concerning specific matters before making any decisions or executing any material obtained from our Website.
  • By signing the Terms, you acknowledge that our Templates, information, and other items published on our Website are provided for download on the basis that they are not instruments prepared for you specifically, we shall never be considered as your employees or consultants. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are entitled to prepare and customize our Templates as may be required by law.
  1. Intellectual Property Rights
  • Unless otherwise indicated, the Website is our proprietary property and all source code, databases, functionality, software, website designs, audio, video, text, photographs, and graphics on the Website (collectively, the “Content”) and the trademarks, service marks, and logos contained therein (the “Marks”) are owned or controlled by us or licensed to us, and are protected by copyright and trademark laws and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws of the United Arab Emirates, foreign jurisdictions, and international conventions.
  • Provided that you are eligible to use the Website, you are granted a limited license to access and use the Website and to download or print a copy of any portion of the Content to which you have properly gained access solely for your personal, non-commercial use. We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you in and to the Site, the Content, and the Marks.
  1. The Templates
  • Whilst we endeavor to provide you with as many useful options as possible when producing a document, it is impossible to cover all probable situations or scenarios, and therefore we do not guarantee that the documents created through our Website will be suitable for all situations or cases. 
  • We do not guarantee either that the documents generated by the Website after you fill in the required information or make necessary changes will be legally sound or free from liabilities. Contractual terms are subject to interpretation which may vary from one case to another based on facts and events. When in doubt, consult with a professional legal advisor familiar with your particular factual situation for advice concerning specific matters before making any decisions or executing any material obtained from our Website. 
  • By using the Services and subject to your compliance with the Terms, including without limitation, the payment terms, and subject to the restrictions indicated in the following paragraph, you shall be granted a non-exclusive, perpetual license to use the document templates, information and other elements published on our Website (the “Templates”) for your own personal and/or business purposes. 
  • You agree not to reproduce, distribute, create derivative works from, publicly display, publicly reform, license, sell and or re-sell any content, products, Templates, and/or Services obtained from and/or through the Website without our express prior written permission. 
  • Our Services and those of our licensors are protected by the intellectual property laws applicable in the United Arab Emirates and all relevant international treaties. Subject to the limited rights explicitly granted herein, we reserve all right, title, and interest in and to the Templates and Services, including without limitation all related worldwide intellectual property rights. No rights are granted to you hereunder other than as expressly set forth herein.
  1. Access & Availability
  • Kanoony may, at its sole and absolute discretion, deny you access to or use of the Website and the Services at any time without the need to provide any justification. 
  • Despite the fact that we will try our best endeavors to maintain the Website operational and the Services available, we may face some interruptions from time to time and the Website and/or some or all Services be unavailable and you may not be able to access it due to routine maintenance or other reasons that are out of our control. 
  • Before accessing and using our Website, you must ensure that you are in compliance with the laws and regulations applicable to you, we reserve the right to revoke your access to the Website and/or the Services if you are not in full compliance with the applicable laws and regulations.
  1. Signing Up
  • You may be able to access certain areas of the Website as a guest; however, in order to access and use the Services, you must create an account (the “Account”) which necessitates that you (a) agree to these Terms, (b) provide us with your name, email address, and a telephone number; (c) provide us with any other proof of identity so we can maintain our compliance with the KYC and other similar requirements under the applicable laws. 
  • You must provide accurate and complete information without impersonating another person. 
  • It is your sole responsibility to maintain the security of your Account, and you will be held liable for all the activities that occur under your Account and any other actions taken in connection with your Account. 
  • Your Account is non-transferrable and may not be sold, combined, and/or otherwise share with any other person. 
  • You should never publish, distribute and/or post login information for your Account. 
  • Any breach of these Terms may lead to the termination and closure of your Account, in which case, we will solely decide if we archive the data saved in your Account. 
  • If your Account is terminated, you may not subscribe under a new account, unless declared to us and approved in writing by us in advance. 
  • You must immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your Account or any other security breaches. We will not be liable for any acts and/or omissions by you, including without limitation any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts and/or omissions.
  1. Sanctions
  • It is the policy of Kanoony to fully comply with all sanctions laws and regulations of the United Arab Emirates, United Nations, United States and European Union, the United Kingdom, as well as other such laws and regulations, when applicable to its business (collectively, the "Sanctions"). 
  • Kanoony does not provide any benefit for any business or activity to the extent that the benefit or the underlying business or activity would violate any applicable Sanction. 
  • By agreeing to the Terms, you confirm that neither you nor your business, its directors, or beneficial owners (the “Related Parties”) are not listed as a target of Sanctions. You further confirm that you are not a resident of Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela, Somalia, Afghanistan, Sudan, South Sudan, Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia, Crimea Region of Ukraine, Yemen, or Zimbabwe, nor is your business-owned or controlled by, or operating as agents of, the Governments of any of the listed countries. 
  • You are also confirming that your business, its directors, or beneficial owners are not included in any of the following designated or consolidated sanctions lists. 
  • You further confirm that all of your business with, through or involving Kanoony will not involve a sanctioned country, and you will not violate or cause Kanoony to violate any economic or financial sanctions or trade embargoes implemented, administered or enforced by the United Arab Emirates, the United Nations, United States, European Union, United Kingdom or other relevant sanctions authorities. 
  • You acknowledge that we do not trade with or provide any services to countries sanctioned by OFAC or any other competent authorities or organizations.
  • If you are uncertain as to whether you are a Sanctioned Entity or Individual, please contact us at compliance@kanoony.com.
  1. Restrictions

          Save as explicitly indicated in these Terms, as a User of the Website, you agree not to:

  • modify, disassemble, make derivative works of, reverse compile, and/or reverse engineer any part of the Website and/or the Services. 
  • copy or adapt the Website’s software, including but not limited to Flash, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, or other code. 
  • upload or transmit viruses, Trojan horses, or other material that (i) interferes with any party’s uninterrupted use and enjoyment of the Website or modifies, impairs, disrupts, alters, or interferes with the use, features, functions, operation, or maintenance of the Website; or (ii) acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including without limitation, clear graphics interchange formats, web bugs, cookies, or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as “Spyware” or “passive collection mechanisms” or “PCMs”). 
  • license, transfer, sell, rent, lease, distribute, assign, host, sublicense and/or otherwise commercially exploit the Templates, in whole or in part. 
  • systematically retrieve data or other content from the Website to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from us. 
  • use the Website to advertise or offer to sell goods and services. 
  • use any metatags or other “Hidden Text” using Kanoony’s name and/or trademarks. 
  • circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Website, including features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of any Services or enforce limitations on the use of the Website and/or the Services contained therein. 
  • use any manual or automated software, devices and/or other processes (including but not limited to spiders, robots, scrapers, crawlers, avatars, data mining tools or the like) to “scrape” and/or download data from any pages contained on the Website (except that we grant the operators of public search engines revocable permission to use spiders to copy materials from the Services for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such). 
  • Engage in any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to send comments or messages, or using any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. 
  • use the Website as part of any effort to compete with us or otherwise use the Website and/or the Services (or any part thereof) for any revenue-generating endeavor or commercial enterprise, or use the Website and/or Templates (or any part thereof) for any purpose which rivals or competes with Kanoony. 
  • copy, distribute, reproduce, download, post, republish, display, or transmit any part of the Templates in any form and by any means. 
  • remove or destroy any copyright notices and/or other proprietary markings contained on and/or in the Website. 
  • intentionally hold Kanoony and/or its employees, directors, and/or advisors up to public scorn, ridicule, and/or defamation. 
  • use the Website and/ or the Services for any unlawful activities or purposes and/or to violate any applicable local, federal, or international law or regulation. 
  • access, store, distribute or transmit any viruses, malware, or other harmful material during the course of your use of the Website. 
  • use any information obtained from the Website in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person. 
  • make the functionality of the Services available to multiple users through any means, including, without limitation to the distribution of the Services by uploading the Services to a network, or file-sharing service, or through any hosting, application services provider, and/or any other type of service. You will comply with any technical restrictions on the Services that allow you to use the Services only in certain ways. Any unauthorized use of the Services terminates the rights granted by Kanoony under the Terms. 
  • engage in unauthorized framing of or linking to the Website. 
  • trick, defraud, or mislead us and other users, especially in any attempt to learn sensitive account information such as user passwords. 
  • delete the copyright or other proprietary rights notice from any Services. 
  • disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm, in our opinion, us and/or the Website. 
  • use the Website in a manner inconsistent with any applicable laws or regulations.
  • minor /under the age of 18, you shall not register as a User of the Website and shall not transact on or use the Website.
  1. Subscription, Payment, & Cancellation
  • All fees appearing on the Website are exclusive of Value Added Tax (unless it is explicitly indicated otherwise). 
  • All payment transactions processed through the Website are managed by TELR on behalf of Crown CSD Corporate Services Provider. 
  • Upon successfully completing a payment, the relevant subscription period will commence. 
  • If you choose the “Pay As You Go” option, you will be charged for the chosen Service only as per the price indicated on the Website for such Service. No recurring payment will apply. 
  • If you choose a monthly, quarterly, or yearly plan, you will need to register your credit card as it will be charged on a recurring basis. 
  • All fees, expenses, and taxes due and payable to Kanoony will be paid in United Arab Emirates Dirhams in full without any deduction, set-off, counterclaim, or withholding of any kind unless required by law. 
  • When you sign up for a paid plan, you agree to pay and take responsibility for all charges made in accordance with the selected plan, and your subscription will automatically renew at the end of the subscription term unless you cancel your subscription as further set forth herein. 
  • Cancellation Policy: Cancellation of a selected plan should be completed through the relevant section on the Website. Once you submit a request for cancellation, no additional charges will apply. Nevertheless, no refunds (prorated or otherwise) are provided upon cancellation. 
  • Monthly Plan: Our Monthly Plan provides month-to-month access. Your plan will automatically renew every month and you will be charged every month on the same day that you initially subscribed for the plan. If you cancel before the renewal day, you will have access to your Account and all the benefits that come along with it through the end of the then-current billing cycle. If you consume the number of documents allowed under the plan, you will no longer be able to have access to use the Services unless you renew your subscription. 
  • Quarterly Plan: Our Quarterly Plan provides quarter-to-quarter access. Your plan will automatically renew every three months and you will be charged every three months on the same day that you initially subscribed for the plan. If you cancel before the renewal day, you will have access to your Account and all the benefits that come along with it through the end of the then-current billing cycle. If you consume the number of documents allowed under the plan, you will no longer be able to have access to use the Services unless you renew your subscription. 
  • Yearly Plan: Our Yearly Plan provides year-to-year access. Your plan will automatically renew every year and you will be charged every twelve months on the same day that you initially subscribed for the plan. If you cancel before the renewal day, you will have access to your Account and all the benefits that come along with it through the end of the then-current billing cycle. If you consume the number of documents allowed under the plan, you will no longer be able to have access to use the Services unless you renew your subscription. 
  • Failed Charges & Suspension: If a payment through your registered card is rejected for any reason whatsoever, your account will be suspended until you successfully make the required payment and reactivate your subscription.  
  • Cardholders must retain a copy of transaction records and Merchant policies and rules.
  • Visa” or “MasterCard” debit and credit cards in United Arab Emirates Dirham will be accepted for payment.
  • Once the payment is made, the confirmation notice will be sent to you via email within 24 hours of receipt of payment.
  1. No-Refund Policy
  • Due to the nature of our Services, refunds will not be available for any subscription. WE DO NOT PROVIDE CREDIT, REFUNDS, OR PRORATED BILLING FOR SUBSCRIPTIONS THAT ARE CANCELLED BEFORE THE SUBSCRIPTION PERIOD. In such a circumstance, you will continue to have access to your subscription until the end of the subscription billing cycle. 
  • Notwithstanding anything contained in the previous section to the contrary, we are committed to making our Services accessible for everyone, and we want to be sure that our Users are fully satisfied with all our Services. If you are not satisfied or believe there has been an error in billing, please contact our Customer Support Department by emailing us at hello@kanoony.com and we will do everything possible to help you resolve any issues you may have, provide you with a refund (if we have billed you mistakenly); or offer credit for future Services. When you contact us, please explain the details relating to the services you are not satisfied with. If a refund request is not made within 7 days, we will not be able to provide you with a refund.
  1. User Content
  • You represent and warrant that any information you provide to access and use the Website and/or the Services is true, accurate and complete, and you will maintain such information regularly updated. 
  • You represent and warrant that you will respect the intellectual property rights of Kanoony and other parties using the Services. 
  • All content you create, upload, or post on the Website, including without limitation, document layouts, source code, graphics, images, videos, data files, or any kind of information relating to any person, messages, comments, communications, files, and/or content, as may be provided to Kanoony from time to time or placed on the Website whether publicly or privately (collectively the “User Content”) is the sole responsibility of the person who originated such User Content. Kanoony shall not be held responsible or liable for the deletion and/or accuracy of the User Content in whole or in part; nor shall Kanoony be liable or responsible for the security, privacy, failure to store, transmit, make available any User Content. 
  • You represent and warrant that you own, and/or have the necessary permissions to use and authorize the use of the User Content. 
  • By accessing the Website and using the Services, you grant Kanoony a worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, assignable, sub-licensable, transferable license to use, edit, modify, truncate, aggregate, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Content for purposes of providing the Services. 
  • You confirm, agree, and undertake that you will, in no event, and under no circumstances, (i) transmit any User Content that is unlawful or promotes illegal activities; (ii) defames, harasses, abuses, threatens, or incites violence; (iii) is pornographic, discriminatory or intimidating; (iv) is spam, machine or randomly-generated; (v) constitutes unauthorized or unsolicited advertising; (vi) contains or causes to install viruses, malware, worms, Trojan horses or any other similar elements designed to disrupt, damage or limit the functioning of the Website and/or the Services; (vii) infringes any proprietary right of any party; (viii) impersonates any person or entity; (ix) violates the privacy of any party. 
  • Kanoony may, but shall not be obliged, to review, the User Content in order to verify its likeliness and accuracy as and when Kanoony deems necessary at Kanoony’s sole and absolute discretion. We reserve the right to investigate and take any action we deem appropriate as we may solely deem fit against any user who in our sole discretion violates the Terms and/or creates or threatens to create liability for Kanoony. Such action may include deleting the user’s Account, denying the User access to the Website and the Services, and/or reporting such User to law enforcement authorities.
  1. Disclaimer
  • No Legal Advice: Kanoony is neither a law firm nor a legal practice and does not provide legal services. Nothing on the Website shall constitute legal advice. 
  • Jurisdiction: It is indicated on each Template the jurisdiction in which it is intended for use. The laws may differ from one country to the other, and you may need to have the Template reviewed by a competent local legal practitioner before executing it. 
  • Good Faith and Accuracy: The Services are provided in good faith on an “as is” basis with the purpose of providing an opening point for ordinary scenarios without any representations or warranties of any kind, whether implied or expressed, including without limitations, representation or warranty as to the content, completeness, suitability, accuracy, usefulness, timeliness, quality, or translation. 
  • Relationship Between the Users: Kanoony is not involved in agreements or arrangements made between the Users of the Website and/or the Services. Kanoony shall not be under no obligation to interfere in any dispute between the Users whether related to the use of the Services or not. 
  • E-signature: By using our electronic signature feature, you acknowledge, agree and confirm that such feature is provided by DocuSign. Your use of electronic signature on our Website will be as valid as your manual signature. 
  • Communications: As part of using the Services, you hereby agree to receive electronic communications from and/or through Kanoony. 
  • Third-Party Websites and Content: The Website may contain (or you may be sent via the Website) links to other websites (“Third-Party Websites”) as well as articles, texts, graphics, photographs, pictures, designs, videos, music, sound, information, applications, software, and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties (“Third-Party Content”). Such Third-Party Websites and Third-Party Content are not investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness by us, and we shall not be held responsible for any Third-Party Websites accessed through the Website or any Third-Party Content posted on, available through, or installed from the Website, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices, or other policies of or contained in the Third-Party Websites or the Third-Party Content. Inclusion of, linking to, or permitting the use or installation of any Third-Party Websites or any Third-Party Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by us. If you decide to access the Third-Party Websites or to use or install any Third-Party Content through our Website, you shall do so at your own risk, and you should be aware these Terms will no longer be applicable, and the terms and conditions of such Third-Party Website will govern your access and use. We take no responsibility whatsoever for any purchases you make through Third-Party Websites. You agree and acknowledge that we do not endorse the products or services offered on Third-Party Websites and you shall hold us harmless from any harm caused by your purchase of such products or services. Additionally, you shall hold us harmless from any losses sustained by you or harm caused to you relating to or resulting in any way from any Third-Party Content or any contact with Third-Party Websites. 
  • User Content: Kanoony shall not be responsible or liable for any matter relating to any User Content, including any error, virus, defamation, libel, obscenity or inaccuracy contained in any User Content, whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, libel, privacy or otherwise, any prohibited User Content and any other User Content. You are solely responsible for any damage (including without limitation to the Services) resulting from the use (and/or submission) of any User Content and/or the Services.
  1. Term and Termination
  • These Terms shall remain in full force and effect while you access and/or use the Website and/or the Services. Without limiting any other provision of these terms, we reserve the right to, in our sole discretion and without any liability, deny access to and use of the Website and/or the Services (fully or partially) (including blocking certain IP addresses), to any person with or without cause, with or without notice, including without limitation for breach of any representation, warranty, or covenant contained in these Terms or any applicable law or regulation. We may terminate your use or participation in the Website or delete your Account and any content or information that you posted at any time, without warning, in our sole discretion. 
  • If we terminate or suspend your Account for any reason, you are prohibited from registering and creating a new account under your name, a fake or borrowed name, or the name of any third party, even if you may be acting on behalf of the third-party. In addition to terminating or suspending your account, we reserve the right to take appropriate legal action, including without limitation pursuing civil, criminal, and injunctive redress.
  • If you wish to terminate your Account, you may do so by following the instructions through your Account.
  1. No Liability
  • Kanoony reserves the right to solely impose and vary limits and/or restrictions on storage space and size, age of files, amount of data downloaded or uploaded, or any other criteria related to the Services without the need for any notice or cause. Any Content and/or materials which exceed any such limit or timeline, may be deleted without liability on the part of Kanoony. 
  • Kanoony shall not be liable for any loss, deletion, removal, and/or failure of delivery to the intended recipient for any reason whatsoever. It is your responsibility to retain a backup of all your content. Kanoony may deny access to its Website and delete a User content at any time without notice and without any liability on the part of Kanoony.
  1. Disclaimer of Warranties
  • Kanoony provides a platform for information, draft templates, and self-service. Our Services, Templates, and Content are intended for private use and are not to be considered as legal advice. We do not offer legal opinions or legal advice, or otherwise. We do not either review the information you provide on our Website. If you need legal advice, please contact a specialized legal practitioner. The relationship between you and Kanoony does not create an attorney-client relationship. 
  • Except as explicitly indicated in the Terms the Services, and any Content, is provided by Kanoon on an “As Is” “As Available” basis. The use of the Website and the Services will be at your sole risk. 
  • Kanoony does not make any warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including without limitation any warranty as to the content, completeness, suitability, accuracy, usefulness, timeliness, quality, or translation. The Content and the Services have been selected based on our judgment and we expressly disclaim reliance upon any statements, representations, or warranties made by any party other than what is expressly included in these Terms. 
  • Without limiting the foregoing, Kanoony and/or its licensors, partners and Content providers disclaim, to the fullest extent permitted by law, all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the Website and or the Services and their use, including but not limited to warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, non-infringement. We make no warranties or representations that: (i) the Services and/or the Content on the Website will suit your requirements, will be endlessly accessible, timely, complete, secure, uninterrupted, or error-free; (ii) the results generated from the use of the Services will be harmless, accurate, updated, and/or reliable. Kanoony will not be liable for any failure or delay in updating the Services and/or the Templates and/or the Content
  1. Limitations of Liability
  • In no event will Kanoony, its directors, officers, employees, partners, advisors, licensors, suppliers, or agents be liable to you or any third party for any direct, indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special, or punitive damages, including those resulting from lost profit, lost revenue, loss of data, or other damages arising from your use of the Website and/or the Services, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
  • Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, our liability to you for any cause whatsoever and regardless of the form of the action, will at all times be limited to the amount paid, if any, by you to us during the six (6) month period prior to any cause of action arising.
  • The foregoing shall apply despite any negligence, misconduct, errors and/or omissions by Kanoony, its employees, representatives, and/or agents.
  1. Indemnification and Waiver
  • You hereby agreed to defend, indemnify, and hold Kanoony harmless, including Kanoony’s subsidiaries, affiliates, and all of our respective shareholders, directors, officers, agents, partners, advisors, and employees, from and against any loss, damage, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, made by any third party due to or arising out of: (i) your use of, or failure to use, the Website and/or the Services; (ii) your violation of the Terms; (iii) your violations of any rights of a third-party through the use of the Website and/or the Services; (iv) fraud you commit and/or your intentional misconduct and/or negligence; and/or (v) your interaction with any other user. We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will assist and cooperate with us in asserting any available defenses. 
  • You hereby forever discharge and release Kanoony, its affiliates and each of their respective shareholders, employees, contractors, directors, advisors, suppliers and representatives from, and hereby waive and relinquish, each and every past, present and future dispute, claim, controversy, demand, right, obligation, liability, action and cause of action of every kind and nature, that arises directly or indirectly out of, and/or that relates directly or indirectly to: (i) the Services; (ii) any inaccurate, incomplete, unreliable, illegal or infringing content posted on the Website, whether caused by us or any third-party, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Services; (iii) the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user; (iv) any injury, loss or damage caused by another user or User Content posted on the Services, whether online or offline; and (v) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation and/or transmission, communications line failure, theft and/or destruction and/or unauthorized access to, and/or alteration of, the Services users’ communications.
  1. Anti-Corruption and Ani-Bribery
  • Kanoony is committed to ethical business practices and in particular, to compliance at all times with applicable anti-bribery and anti-corruption laws in all countries where Kanoony carries on business (collectively, the Anti-Corruption Laws). You shall not commit, authorize or permit any action which would cause Kanoony and/or Kanoony’s affiliates, shareholders, directors, and/or employee’s to be in violation of any applicable Anti-Corruption Laws. You hereby acknowledge, confirm and agree not to use the Website and/or the Services to offer or give, or agree to give, nor accept, or agree to accept, any gift or benefit, be it monetary or otherwise, that the recipient is not legally entitled to under the applicable Anti-Corruption Laws. In case any agreement on prohibited payments or gifts are made as stated in this section above using the Website and/or the Services, or as little as Kanoony suspecting that such a User is using the Website and/or the Services to conduct such illegal activities, Kanoony may delete the User’s Account, denying the User access to the Website and the Services, and/or reporting such User to law enforcement authorities.
  1. Laws and Regulations
  • The United Arab Emirates is our county of domicile. These Terms and any access to or use of the Website and/or the Services will be governed by the laws of the United Arab Emirates as applicable in the Emirate of Dubai. 
  • Any dispute arising out of the formation, performance, interpretation, nullification, termination, or invalidation of these Terms or arising therefrom or related thereto in any manner whatsoever, shall be heard only by a court of competent jurisdiction in the United Arab Emirates.
  1. Miscellaneous
  • Entire Agreement: Unless otherwise agreed by Kanoony in writing, these Terms (including Kanoony’s operating policies and procedures) constitute the entire agreement between you and Kanoony.
  • Severability: If any provision of these Terms is found by any court, tribunal or other administrative body of competent jurisdiction to be wholly or partly illegal, invalid, void, voidable, unenforceable or unreasonable it shall to the extent of such illegality, invalidity, voidness, voidability, unenforceability or unreasonableness be deemed severable and the remaining provisions of these Terms and the remainder of such provision shall continue in full force and effect. 
  • Waiver: A waiver by either party of any term or condition of these Terms and/or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term and/or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. 
  • Assignment: You may not assign your rights under these Terms, the Website, and/or the Services to any other party without our express prior written consent; Kanoony may assign its rights under these Terms without condition. These Terms will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns. 
  • Force Majeure: Neither Kanoony nor you will be liable by reason of any failure or delay in the performance of its obligations on account of events beyond the reasonable control of a party, which may include denial-of-service attacks, a failure by a third-party hosting provider or utility provider, shortages, riots, fires, acts of God, war, strikes, terrorism, and governmental action. 
  • Errors: Any typographical, clerical, or other accidental errors or omissions in any sales literature, quotation, price list, acceptance of offer, invoice or other documents or information issued by Kanoony shall be subject to correction without any liability on the part of Kanoony. 
  • Survival: All provisions of these Terms which by their nature are intended survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, licenses of User Content, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity provisions, and limitations of liability. 
  • Waiver: No waiver by either Kanoony of any breach and/or default and/or failure to exercise any right allowed under these Terms is a waiver of any preceding and/or subsequent breach and/or default and/or a waiver and/or forfeiture of any similar and/or future rights under the Terms. 
  • Nature of Relationship: Your relationship with Kanoony is that of an independent contractor and nothing in these Terms should be construed to create a partnership, joint venture, or employer-employee relationship. 
  • Data Protection and Privacy: We collect, hold and process all personal data in accordance with your rights and our obligations under the Data Protection laws as applicable in the United Arab Emirates and in accordance with the principles and directives of the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), and we take suitable steps to safeguard and protect your information as required under the laws of the United Arab Emirates, the GDPR, any other applicable privacy laws, these Terms, and our Privacy Policy, whether that information is held by us or shared by us with third parties. For full details of our collection, use, and holding of personal data, information about your legal rights as a data subject, and how to exercise them, please refer to our Privacy Policy. Kanoony shall take technical and organizational measures as shall be appropriate to guard against any unauthorized or unlawful processing of Personal Data and/or its accidental loss, destruction, damage, or derangement. We will act in accordance with applicable local and European data protection laws, including any amendments to such laws. Kanoony will take reasonable steps to ensure the reliability of any employee, agent or contractor of any contracted processor who may have access to the personal data, ensuring in each case that access is strictly limited to those individuals who need to know/access the relevant personal data, as strictly necessary for the purposes of this Agreement, and to comply with the applicable laws in the context of that individual’s duties to the contracted processor, ensuring that all such individuals are subject to confidentiality undertakings or professional or statutory obligations of confidentiality. Kanoony warrants and undertakes to: (i) protect personal data against accidental or unlawful destruction or accidental loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure, access, or processing; and (ii) not to allow any personal data to be processed or transferred to any third party unless necessary for the performance of Kanoony’s obligations under these Terms, the Website and/or the Services; (iii) notify you in writing if it intends to transfer your personal data.

CONTACT

Should you require additional information regarding these Terms, please contact us at compliance@kanoony.com