Restrictions on Use of Content; Copyright
The Site is owned, operated, and maintained by the Nour Foundation. The Site does not provide direct access to its authors, instructors, volunteers, or faculties. Unless otherwise noted, all materials on this Site are provided for non-commercial use only and are protected as the copyrights, trade dress and trademarks and/or other intellectual properties owned by the Nour Foundation, and/or its grantees or affiliates or by other parties that have licensed their material to us. We expressly reserve all rights to this Site and our materials under U.S. and international laws. The materials contained in this Site may not be modified or altered in any way. You may not copy or distribute any photograph, illustration, artwork, video, or other graphic material contained on this Site for any use unless explicit permission to do so is granted on the materials themselves or on the web page containing the materials. Except as noted above, you may not copy, distribute, enter into a database, display, perform, create derivative works of, transmit, or in any way exploit any part of our Site, including computer programs and other coding.
You acknowledge and agree that the Site name, logo and other Nour Foundation trademarks and service marks (“Our Marks”) are trademarks of the Nour Foundation in the United States and other countries. You may not use Our Marks for any product or service that does not belong to us, nor in any manner that is likely to cause confusion about whether we are the source, affiliated with, sponsor of or endorser of any product or service. In addition, you may not use Our Marks in any manner that disparages or discredits us.
Links, Frames and Metatags
You may link to the home page of our Site as long as the link does not cast us in a false or misleading light. The Site prefers advance notice of such linking, which can be sent to [email protected]. You may not frame the content of our Site. You may not use metatags or any other “hidden text” that incorporates Our Trademarks or our name without our express prior written consent.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
THIS SITE AND ALL CONTENT IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND IS PROVIDED BY US OR THIRD PARTIES “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION, AND WITHOUT THE UNDERTAKING OF ANY DUTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NONINFRINGEMENT OR ANY DUTY OF WORKMANLIKE EFFORT OR LACK OF NEGLIGENCE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY AND EFFORT IN THIS SITE IS WITH YOU. YOU AGREE THAT YOU WILL OBTAIN (INCLUDING VIA DOWNLOAD) ANY CONTENT AT YOUR OWN RISK.
ALTHOUGH WE INTEND TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES, WORMS, “TROJAN HORSES” OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO OUR SITE, WE AND THIRD PARTIES DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT OUR SITE OR MATERIALS THAT MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM OUR SITE ARE FREE FROM SUCH DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. WE AND THIRD PARTIES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU ON ANY LEGAL THEORY FOR ANY DAMAGES OR HARM ATTRIBUTABLE TO SUCH FEATURES.
IN THE EVENT OF ANY PROBLEM WITH THIS SITE OR ANY CONTENT, YOU AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO CEASE USING THIS SITE.
Release and Indemnity
For good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which you acknowledge by your entry to this Site, you hereby agree to release and waive any and all claims and/or liability against the Nour Foundation and third parties, if any, arising from or in connection with your use of this Site. You also agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Nour Foundation and Third Parties, if any, from and against any and all third party claims, demands, fines, penalties, damages, liabilities, costs, fees, expenses or amounts of any kind or nature whatsoever, including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees, arising or resulting from or in connection with your use of this Site or failure to abide by any applicable law. You also agree to cooperate fully in the defense of any of the foregoing.
Note to Users Outside of the United States
This Site may collect two kinds of information from our Site’s visitors: anonymous information and personally identifiable information.
Anonymous and Non-Personal Information
Non-personal information and data may be collected on the Site through tracking mechanisms such as “cookies” that recognize repeat visitors, facilitate your ongoing access to and use of the site, and allow us to track usage behavior and compile aggregated data that will allow content improvements. You may elect to block cookies through your browser settings. However, if you block cookies you may not have access to some of the Site’ services and features. We use tracking mechanisms only to obtain non-personal information in order to improve visitors’ online experience and facilitate your visit within our site.
Personally Identifiable Information (“Personal Data”)
We also collect personally identifiable information that you voluntarily provide to us through our Site (“Personal Data”). For example, we collect Personal Data when you subscribe to an email newsletter or submit a contact form. The types of Personal Data that we collect may include your name and email address.
We never rent or sell your personal information and require all third-party application service providers, if any, to hold personal information in strict confidence. While we believe they will treat your personal information responsibly, we do not own or control them.
Data Storage Location and Duration
Our data storage facilities are located in the United States. If you are located outside of the US, by sending us your data you consent to its transfer to and storage within the US. We keep your data for as long as we think is necessary or advisable and reserve the right to retain it to the full extent not prohibited by law. We may discard your data at our discretion and you should not rely upon our storage of any personal information or other data.
Children 12 Years Old and Under
Our Site is not specifically dedicated to children and we do not actively solicit information from children. Children under the age of 12 are required to obtain permission from a parent or guardian prior to providing any personal information.
Special Note to International Users