Terms & Conditions
Welcome to the Goumbook site (the “Website” or “Goumbook.com”). The Website is provided by Goumbook FZ LLC (“Goumbook”) for your and others’ personal, non-commercial enjoyment, subject to the these terms and conditions of use and all modifications and rules that may be published from time to time by Goumbook (the “Term and Conditions”). By using this Website, you are deemed to have read, understood and agreed to these Terms and Conditions of use. If at any time you choose not to accept, in whole or part, these Terms and Conditions of use, please do not use this Website.
Goumbook may change, in its sole discretion, the Terms and Conditions, and the documentation included to therein, from time to time and at any time, and without previous notice to you. All such changes to these Terms and Conditions will appear on Goumbook.com and will be binding from the time of publication on the Website. By using this Website after we post any changes, you agree to unconditionally accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them.
This Website and any communications service, including the capability to contribute material through the submission form (such as “get listed”), blogs, forum message board, newsletters, or other interactive service (“Service”) that may be available to you on or through this Website are provided to you solely for entertainment and general information purposes. In general the elements and material that you will find in the Website are disclosed only for promotional and advertising purposes and you may download or copy any of such elements and material only for private, personal and not commercial use. You acknowledge that Goumbook is not responsible for the use and availability of the Services.
By using the Website you agree: to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by any registration form. If any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Goumbook reserves the right to terminate your subscription and refuse any and all current or future use of the Website.
In particular, without limitation of the foregoing, you agree to not use the Website to:
- upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any information, data, text, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials, including any contribution (“Contribution”), ( “Content”), that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, embarrassing, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, contains explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of sexual acts, invasive of another’s privacy, or hateful;
- upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any Content that victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;
- threaten, menace or pursue another;
- harm minors in any way;
- impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Goumbook official, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
- forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted to or through the Website;
- upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;
- upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “Spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation;
- upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or any other similarly destructive activity, or surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information;
- act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to engage in the Website;
- engage in any activity that is contrary to or which would adversely affect the purpose or intention of the Website, including but not limited to, actually or attempting to manipulate, corrupt or otherwise affect the outcome of the Services, in whole or part, by, among other methods, subscribing another party without their authorization or registering multiple subscriptions under the same or different names;
- interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service; or
- intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law;
- collect or store information about the users of this Website or the Content posted by others on this Website or use such information for any purpose inconsistent with the purpose of this Website or for the purpose of transmitting or facilitating transmission of unsolicited bulk electronic mail or communications.
You acknowledge that Goumbook is not responsible for material submitted or posted to the Website by users. You solely remain liable and responsible for the material submitted or mailed to the Website. As a consequence, you will indemnify and hold harmless Goumbook and its employees, officers, directors or shareholders from and against any and all claims damages, losses, costs and expenses including the attorney fees and Court costs, arising from or related to such material submitted or mailed.
Goumbook does not pre-screen, monitor, review or edit the Content posted by users. However, Goumbook has the right (but not the obligation) at its sole discretion to refuse or remove any Content, in whole or part, that, in its judgment, does not comply with these Terms and Conditions or is otherwise undesirable, inappropriate or inaccurate. Goumbook is not responsible for any failure, non-failure or delay in removing such Content. You will remain responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or any other aspect of such submitted material, including any Contribution or other communication to Goumbook. You agree to immediately notify Goumbook of any unauthorized use of the Website or any other breach of security known or suspected by you.
You acknowledge and agree that Goumbook may preserve Content and may also disclose Content if required to do so to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce these Terms and Conditions; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Goumbook, its users or the public.
You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Website, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Goumbook assumes no responsibility for the deletion or failure to store postings, Listings, Contributions or other information submitted by you or other users to Goumbook.com.
Restrictions On Use of Material
Some or all Content on the Website may be purged periodically in Goumbook’s sole discretion. You acknowledge and agree that Content you view, submit or post is at your own discretion and risk, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. You acknowledge that you may not rely on any information, data, text, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials created by Goumbook or submitted to Goumbook, including Content. You further acknowledge and agree that the views expressed on the Website do not necessarily reflect the views of Goumbook, and Goumbook does not support or endorse Content (including any Contribution, whether or not edited by Goumbook or its designee or presented on the Website edited or unedited, in whole or in part, or alone or with other content) posted or submitted by you or any user.
The content on this Website is intended for entertainment and information purposes only. Except as expressly permitted, you agree not to use Goumbook for sale, trade or other commercial purposes, and, you may not modify, copy, publish, display, transmit, adapt or in any way exploit the content of the Website. Only if you obtain prior written consent from us you may publish, display or commercially exploit any material from Goumbook.com. To seek our permission, you may write to us at our address provided below. If permission is granted by us, you may not change or delete any author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice.
You must abide by all additional copyright notices or other restrictions contained on the Website.
In operating this Website, any information or material submitted or sent to Goumbook will be deemed not to be confidential or secret. By submitting or sending information or other material to Goumbook you warrant that the information is original to you and that no other party has any rights to the material.
User’s Grant Of Limited License
By communicating with Goumbook, including submitting listings or sending Content, a Contribution or other information or material to Goumbook.com, you grant Goumbook the royalty-free, unrestricted, world-wide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub-licensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Content (in whole or part), including any information, suggestions, ideas, drawings or concepts contained in such Content, worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. Such license includes incorporating a Contribution, in whole or in part, into a Goumbook feature. You will remain responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or any other aspect of such submitted material, including any Contribution or Listing, or other communication to Goumbook.
You also warrant that any “moral rights” in posted materials have been waived.
Permission must be granted by us for any type of link to Goumbook.com. To seek our permission, you may write to Goumbook. We reserve the right, however, to rescind any permission granted by us to link through any type of link, and to require termination of any such link to the Website, at our discretion at any time.
Contests, Competitions, Promotions, Simulations or Games
From time to time, Goumbook may offer as part of the Services, either on or through the Website, contests, competitions, promotions, simulations or games (collectively, “Games”). To participate in Games, users players may be required to complete the related registration form. Upon submission, all registrations become the exclusive property of Goumbook. Registered users (each, a “Registered User”) are permitted only one account. Registered Users with more than one account are subject to immediate disqualification from any Game, unless the description of the Game expressly invites a user to register multiple times. Goumbook, at its sole discretion, may suspend or revoke the registration of any Registered User.
Registered Users agree to release Goumbook and its agents, advertisers, sponsors or promotional partners, from all liability arising from participation in any of Game located on, or accessed through, the Website. Goumbook is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit any Registered User’s ability to participate in any Game.
Each Registered User agrees to be bound by the rules of any Game and by the rules of fair play and consideration of fellow Registered User. A Registered User who violates any of the rules or guidelines for behavior published on the Website, or the site where the Game is conducted, are subject to immediate disqualification and revocation of their registration. Goumbook is under no obligation to award any prize to any Registered User who violates a published rule or guideline.
Some Games may offer prizes to Registered Users. All prizes are subject to the official Game or contest rules published with that Game.
Goumbook reserves the right to cancel, terminate or alter any Game or the rules thereof at any time without prior notification.
Intellectual Property Rights
This Website and all materials contained in this Website are the copyrighted property of Goumbook. As between Goumbook and you, Goumbook is the sole owner of the Website which includes all content, including without limitation, all copyrights, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets, and other intellectual property rights. Except as otherwise specifically provided in these Terms and Conditions, you may not download or save a copy of the Website or any portion of it, for any purpose. You may, however, print a copy of individual screens appearing as part of the Website solely for your personal, non-commercial use or records, provided that any trademarks, logos or other legends that appear on the copied screens remain on, and are not removed from the printed or stored images of such screens. Nothing contained in this Website grants any other license or other right to any of our, or another’s, intellectual property on or associated with the Website. All title and intellectual property rights in and to the content of the Linked Sites is the property of the respective content owner and may be protected by applicable copyright or other intellectual property laws and treaties.
This Website is intended to be a children’s friendly site, therefore, all of the available information should be appropriate for children.
Goumbook items are selected by our editors. Goumbook will never make any profit from the sale of the latest eco-friendly accessory featured on the Website.
That said, Goumbook will send out “News Letters” with advertorials and advertisment, and “Dedicated” e-mails sent on behalf of sponsors. These are paid for. When you register for Goumbook you agree not only to get our content delivered to you for free, but also to occasionally receive one of these e-mails from our sponsors. If you would prefer not to get these e-mails, just unsubscribe from Goumbook and you won’t be getting any Goumbook e-mails any more.
Goumbook would never sell its subscriber list to anyone.
Disclaimer Of Warranties
THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” “WHERE IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITATION OF THE FOREGOING, GOUMBOOK SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (i) ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, APPROPRIATENESS, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, USEFULNESS, OR OTHERWISE OF THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE; AND (ii) ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION AS A RESULT OF (1) ANY ERROR, OMMISSION, DELETION OR DEFECT IN THE CONTENT, OR (2) ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, DEFAMATION OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. GOUMBOOK DOES NOT WARRANT OR GUARANTEE (1) THAT ANY PORTION OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE FREE OF INFECTION BY VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR ANYTHING ELSE MANIFESTING CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES; OR (2) THAT ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
GOUMBOOK DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THIS WEBSITE. YOU (AND NOT GOUMBOOK) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.
APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Limitation Of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL GOUMBOOK, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SPONSORS, ADVERTISERS, PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS, BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY (i) FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE AVAILABILITY, USE, RELIANCE ON, OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, EVEN IF GOUMBOOK SHALL HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE; OR (ii) FOR ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN, OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES OF THE WEBSITE.
Upon a request by Goumbook, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold Goumbook, its affiliates, officers, directors and employees harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising in any way from your use or misuse of the Website, or the uploading, posting, publishing, e-mailing, reproduction, distribution or transmission of any Content or other materials by you or users authorized by you or any violation of these Terms and Conditions by you. Goumbook reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate with Goumbook in asserting any available defense.
We require that the users who use the Website respect the intellectual property rights of any parties. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information to the corporate office named below:
Goumbook FZ LLC
Murjan Tower, Apartment G04
Dubai Marina Towers 48748
Dubai – United Arab Emirates
- Your username, address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
- a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- a description of where the alleged infringing material is located;
- a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; and
- a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
Applicable law and Disputes
You shall not use this website for any illegal purposes and in particular agree that you shall not send, use, copy, post or allow any posting which is defamatory or obscene within the meaning of the Obscene Publications Act or which is abusive, indecent or in breach of the privacy of any person. You agree not to send any unsolicited promotional or advertising material, spam or similar materials or any volume messages that may interfere with the operation of this website or with the enjoyment of this website by other visitors.
Your use of this website and downloads from it, and the operation of these terms & conditions, shall be governed in accordance with the law of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The UAE courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of your use of this website.
In the event that any or any part of the terms contained in these terms & conditions shall be determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms which shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.
If you have any questions about this policy or our site in general, please contact us at:
Goumbook FZ LLC
Murjan Tower G04
48748 Dubai Marina