Website Terms of Use

1. ACCEPTANCE.

Welcome to www.roberthalf.ae (the "Site"). This page ("Notice") states the terms and conditions of the Site. Please review this Notice carefully BEFORE USING THE site. By accessing, browsing, or using the Site ("Use"), all users and viewers ("You," "you," "User," or "user") acknowledge acceptance of the terms and conditions listed in this Notice. If you do not accept the terms and conditions listed in this Notice, please do not use the Site. Robert Half International (Dubai) Ltd. ("RHD") reserves the right to update this Notice from time to time in its sole discretion. You should review this Notice periodically for updates and changes.

2. ELIGIBILITY.

The Site and any related services are available to you, provided that you can form legally binding agreements under applicable law. The Site is not available to minors. If you are a minor, please do not use the Site. BY USING THE SITE, YOU DECLARE THAT YOU HAVE FULL LEGAL CAPACITY, WHICH IS ABOVE 18 YEARS OLD.

3. LICENSE.

RHD grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-assignable, revocable license to view and temporarily download a copy of the materials displayed on the Site solely for your personal and non-commercial use for yourself or within your organization. All materials displayed or made available on the Site, including, but not limited to, graphics, documents, text, images, sound, video, audio, artwork, software, and HTML code (collectively, the "Material") are the exclusive property of RHD or its content suppliers, who reserve all their intellectual property rights. The Materials are protected by United Arab Emirate, U.S. and international copyright laws and any other applicable intellectual property rules, regulations, and laws. Except as expressly permitted herein, you shall not (i) use, copy, modify, display, delete, distribute, download, store, reproduce, transmit, publish, sell, re-sell, adapt, reverse engineer, or create derivative works of the Material, or (ii) use the Material on other web sites or any media, e.g., networking environment, without RHD's prior written consent.

All trademarks, service marks, and logos (the "Marks") displayed on the Site are the exclusive property of RHD and their respective owners. You shall not use the Marks in any manner without RHD's and their respective owners' prior written consent.

4. USER SUBMISSIONS.

The Site provides a forum for you to obtain employment and career information. By submitting or entering your information to the Site ("Submitted Material"), you agree that you grant RHD a perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty free, worldwide license and right, but not the obligation, to use, copy, modify, display, distribute, download, store, reproduce, transmit, publish, transfer, adapt, create derivative works in any manner and in any type of media, in entirety or a portion of, of your Submitted Material, and by any means, forever and worldwide.
You acknowledge and accept that RHD is only a passive forum for users to obtain employment and career information. RHD does not screen or monitor any Submitted Materials provided by you or by any other user of the Site. RHD, therefore, makes no representation regarding the reliability, accuracy, completeness, validity, or truthfulness of any Submitted Materials submitted or entered by any users of the website, including any job offers or job candidates¿ resume, biographical data or employment information. RHD reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to delete, remove, refuse to display, or block any Submitted Materials that RHD considers to be unacceptable, at its sole discretion and without any liability to you or other users of the Site. In the event RHD receives notification regarding any unacceptable Submitted Materials, RHD may investigate such materials, in its sole discretion.

You acknowledge and agree that RHD may retain copies of your Submitted Materials and disclose your Submitted Materials to a third party if RHD believes that it is necessary to: (i) protect the integrity of the Site; (ii) protect rights of RHD; (iii) comply with any court order; (iv) comply with any legal proceedings; (v) assert RHD's claim under this Notice; and (vi) satisfy any claims regarding violations of third party's rights.

5. GENERAL PROHIBITION.

In connection with your Use, you agree NOT to:

1. violate any applicable rules, regulations and statutes, including, but not limited to export laws and regulations, anti-discrimination, or equal opportunity employment laws;. In addition, you agree not to export the Materials to any country or jurisdiction included in the list of prohibited or restricted countries according to United Arab Emirate or U.S. export laws. Some countries currently subject to export restrictions according to these laws include, but may not be limited to: Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan and Syria,

2. infringe any intellectual property and privacy rights, including, but not limited to, patent, copyright, trademark, or trade secrets, of any third party, including RHD and its affiliate companies;

3. upload, post, transmit, or store any material that:

1. is unlawful, offensive, defamatory, fraudulent, deceptive, misleading, harmful, threatening, harassing, obscene, or objectionable;

2. breaches any of your contractual or confidentiality obligations;

3. disrupts or interferes with the normal operations of the Site, such as posting or transmitting viruses, continuous posting of repetitive materials, or posting abnormally large loads; or

4. are not permitted by RHD, including, but not limited to, any unauthorized advertising materials, unsolicited promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam mail," "chain letters," pyramid schemes, franchises, distributorship, club membership, sales arrangement, or otherwise unacceptable materials;

4. violate other's privacy rights or personal rights by abusing the Materials, including, but not limited to, harassing or "stalking" another person, sending unsolicited e-mails, and collecting other's personal information;

5. breach or attempt to breach any security measures of the Site;

6. use any device, process, or mechanism to monitor, retrieve, search, or access, e.g., spider or robot, the Site or any Material without RHD's prior written consent;

7. access or attempt to access any account or login of any third party listed on the Site;

8. copy, modify, reproduce, delete, distribute, download, store, transmit, sell, re-sell, publish, reverse engineer, or create derivative works of any Materials, except for materials that have been submitted and owned by you;

9. post or submit any inaccurate, false, or incomplete information, such as your resume, biographical data, or employment information;

10. impersonate any person or entity;

11. forge any header information in any electronic posting or mail; or

12. misrepresent yourself, your affiliation with any third party, or your entity.

6. SPECIFIC USAGE AND RESPONSIBILITIES.

In addition to the general responsibilities listed in Section 5, you agree to comply with the following terms.
You further agree to:

1. use the Site only for lawful purposes in searching for employment opportunities and career information;

2. provide and maintain complete, correct, up-to-date, and accurate information on your submitted information;

3. post materials for which you have all the necessary rights or licenses;

4. use your own judgment, caution, and common sense in managing job opportunities and information offered by or obtained from the Site; and

5. bear the risks of any reliance or use of any Materials or any information provided by any third party.

7. ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD.

The Site may present you with opportunities to open an account with the Site. If you open an account with the Site, you may receive an account logon and an initial password. It is your sole responsibility to (a) maintain the confidentiality of your account logon and password; (b) frequently update and revise your password; and (c) promptly notify RHD if there is any unauthorized use of your account or any breach of security. You are also responsible for all activities that occur under your account, and RHD will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the obligations set forth in this paragraph.

8. EMPLOYMENT.

You understand and agree that RHD (a) does not warrant that you will receive any employment or job offers through the Site; (b) shall not be responsible for any employment offers, employment screenings, employment decisions, and actual employment presented by third parties; (c) does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, validity, or timeliness of information listed by any third parties; (d) shall not be responsible for any materials posted by third parties, including, but not limited to, job openings and employment listings; and (e) is neither your employer nor your agent in any regard. You shall use your own judgment, caution, and common sense in evaluating any prospective employers and any information provided by any third party.

9. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY.

The Site may have links, such as hyperlinks or buttons, directing access to third party's web sites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites may not be controlled or monitored by RHD. RHD shall not be responsible for any materials, information, or content posted on the Linked Sites, or for the availability of the Linked Sites. The inclusion of the Linked Sites on the Site does not imply any relationship or association between RHD and the owner of the Linked Sites or any endorsement or sponsorship by RHD of the Linked Sites. RHD includes the Linked Sites solely for your convenience. You are solely responsible for your access of the Linked Sites. You shall use your own judgment, caution, and common sense in using the Linked Sites, and should check the relevant privacy policies and terms of use of these Linked Sites, which may be different from this Notice and RHD¿s PRIVACY POLICY. RHD does not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.

10. PRIVACY.

By ACCEPTING THIS NOTICE, YOU AUTOMATICALLY ACCEPT ALL TERMS OF RHD¿S PRIVACY POLICY (¿PRIVACY POLICY¿) SET FORTH IN THIS LINK AND HEREBY AUTHORIZE RHD TO COLLECT, STORE, USE AND DISCLOSE PERSONAL DATA ABOUT YOU AS SET FORTH THEREIN.

11. INDEMNIFICATION.

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold RHD, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, and employees, harmless from any claims or demands of any third party, including, but not limited to, attorneys' fees and legal fees, resulting from or arising out of your Use of the Site, your Submitted Materials, or your violation of any terms and conditions of this Notice or the Privacy Policy.

12. DISCLAIMER.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND ACCEPT THAT: (A) YOU ASSUME ALL RISKS RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USAGE, VIEWING, OR ACCESS OF THE SITE to the fullest extent allowed under applicable law, THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND AN "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. (B) to the fullest extent allowed under applicable law, RHD EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE. (C) to the fullest extent allowed under applicable law, RHD EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES THAT (I) THE SITE AND ITS MATERIALS WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR VIRUS-FREE; (II) THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED AND SECURE; (III) THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED AND AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES; (IV) THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; AND (V) THE RELIABILITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, VALIDITY, OR TRUTHFULNESS OF ANY SUBMITTED MATERIALS.

13. LIABILITY AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.

to the fullest extent allowed under applicable law, YOU AGREE TO ASSUME ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH, ARISING OUT OF, OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY SUBMITTED MATERIALS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE RISKS OF FINANCIAL LOSS, PHYSICAL HARM, PROPERTY DAMAGES, DEALING WITH OTHER USERS OF THE SITE, STRANGERS, MINORS, OR FOREIGN NATIONALS, AND PERSONS ACTING UNDER FALSE PRETENSE. YOU FURTHER AGREE TO RELEASE RHD, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, AGENTS, AND EMPLOYEES, HARMLESS FROM ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, DAMAGES (DIRECT, INDIRECT, AND CONSEQUENTIAL) OF ANY KIND OR NATURE, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ASSOCIATED WITH, ARISING OUT OF, OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USAGE OF THE SITE, YOUR SUBMITTED MATERIALS, ANY TRANSACTIONS RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE.

YOU FURTHER UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT, to the fullest extent allowed under applicable law, IN NO EVENT WILL RHD, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, AND SUPPLIERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, REVENUE, DATA, OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR BREACH OR FAILURE OF WARRANTY, EVEN IF RHD HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN THE EVENT SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, OR THE DISCLAIMER OF CERTAIN DAMAGES, RHD'S AGGREGATE LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES, to the fullest extent allowed under applicable law, SHALL NOT EXCEED THE EQUIVALENT AMOUNT IN LOCAL CURRENCY TO U.S. $3.

14. TERMINATION.

RHD has the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate any services of the Site and remove any Materials from the Site. RHD may also terminate your access to any part or all of the services provided by RHD on the Site at any time, with or without cause or notice, for any reasons. If you want to terminate your account, you may only cease your Use of the Site. RHD shall not be responsible for maintaining or returning your Submitted Materials, your account, or your logon and password. You should always maintain a copy of your Submitted Materials.

15. GENERAL.

You agree that there is no employment, partnership, agency, or joint venture relationship between you and RHD arising out of or resulting from your Use of the Site. This Notice constitutes the entire agreement between you and RHD governing your Use of the Site and is additional to any binding agreement between you and RHD. This Notice, including, but not limited to the Privacy Policy referenced in Article 10 hereof, is governed by the laws applicable in the Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. You may not use or export any Materials or make any copy or adaptation in violation of any application laws, rules, or regulations, including, but not limited to, U.S. or United Arab Emirate export laws and regulations. In connection therewith, you agree not to export the Materials to any country or jurisdiction included in the list of prohibited or restricted countries according to United Arab Emirate and U.S. export laws. The countries currently subject to export restrictions according to these laws include, but may not be limited to: Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan and Syria. The failure or delay by either party to enforce the terms of this Notice shall not be deemed as a waiver of such term. Sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, and 15 shall survive any termination of this Notice for any reasons.
Last updated December 2008.

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