Copyright & Permissions

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1. Materials Accessible through the Website

Throughout the website, you may access materials including but not limited to images, information, documents, audio recordings, videos and services (“Materials”) either:

  • developed and made available by ICBA (“ICBA Materials”), or
  • belonging to or originating from third parties and aggregated on the website and/or made accessible through links to third party websites (“Third Party Materials”).

2. Permitted Use of ICBA Materials

ICBA is a not-for-profit international research center. As such, ICBA makes all of its output (technology, knowledge etc.) publicly available. Therefore, you may download, copy, reproduce, republish, modify, post, broadcast, transmit, distribute, make available to the public, or otherwise use ICBA Materials in any way, provided that:

  • you attribute the work and any identified source,
  • your use is for non-commercial, research, educational or personal purposes, and
  • you, in turn, license such Materials under the same conditions.

Should you wish to deviate from these conditions, please contact ICBA in order to seek prior authorization.

3. Third Party Materials

Your use of Third Party Materials is solely governed by the terms of use contained in the third-party websites such Third Party Materials originate from. Third Party Materials are outside the domain, control and responsibility of ICBA which is providing access to them as a convenience only. No sponsorship or endorsement by ICBA is therefore hereby implied.

4. Prohibited Use

You agree not to use this website, including the materials, for any unlawful purpose or in any way that would violate the rights of others, including intellectual property rights. You agree not use the ICBA logo without our prior written authorization.

5. Disclaimer/Limitation of Liability

The website is provided by ICBA “as is”. ICBA makes every effort to ensure, but makes no warranties, either express or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, timeliness, non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose of any of the Materials. In no event shall ICBA be liable for any loss or damages of any nature, including special, indirect, punitive or consequential damages, arising in connection with the access, use or reliance on any of the Materials.

6. Personal Data Protection

ICBA is committed to take reasonable steps to protect your privacy rights and personal data in connection with your use of this website. Any personal data collected from you when using this website (including requests to receive e-mail newsletters, or your participation in online forms), shall not be provided to third parties without your agreement, unless ICBA is required to do so in connection with legal proceedings in the U.A.E. or elsewhere. 

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