Terms & Conditions

Updated at January 22nd, 2024

 

General Terms

By accessing and placing an orderwith Following, you confirm that you are in agreement with and bound by theterms of service contained in the Terms & Conditions outlined below. Theseterms apply to the entire website and any email or other type of communicationbetween you and Following.

 

Under no circumstances shallFollowing team be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental orconsequential damages, including, but not limited to, loss of data or profit,arising out of the use, or the inability to use, the materials on this site,even if Following team or an authorized representative has been advised of thepossibility of such damages. If your use of materials from this site results inthe need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment or data, you assumeany costs thereof.

 

Following will not be responsiblefor any outcome that may occur during the course of usage of our resources. Wereserve the rights to change prices and revise the resources usage policy inany moment.

 

License

Following grants you a revocable,non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited license to download, install and usethe website/app strictly in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.

 

These Terms & Conditions area contract between you and Following (referred to in these Terms &Conditions as "Following", "us", "we" or"our"), the provider of the Following website and the services accessiblefrom the Following website (which are collectively referred to in these Terms& Conditions as the "Following Service").

 

You are agreeing to be bound bythese Terms & Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms &Conditions, please do not use the Following Service. In these Terms &Conditions, "you" refers both to you as an individual and to the entityyou represent. If you violate any of these Terms & Conditions, we reservethe right to cancel your account or block access to your account withoutnotice.

 

Definitions and key terms

To help explain things as clearlyas possible in this Terms & Conditions, every time any of these terms arereferenced, are strictly defined as:

 

  • Cookie: small     amount of data generated by a website and saved by your web browser. It is     used to identify your browser, provide analytics, remember information     about you such as your language preference or login information.
  • Company:     when this terms mention "Company", "we", "us", "our", it refers to Following FZC, (Business Centre, Sharjah Publishing City,     Sharjah, UAE), that is responsible for your information under this Terms     & Conditions.
  • Country: where Following or the owners/founders of Following are based, in this     case is United Arab Emirates
  • Device: any internet connected device such as a phone, tablet, computer or any other     device that can be used to visit Following and use the services.
  • Service:     refers to the service provided by Following as described in the relative     terms (if available) and on this platform.
  • Third-party service: refers to advertisers, contest sponsors, promotional and     marketing partners, and others who provide our content or whose products     or services we think may interest you.
  • You:     a person or entity that is registered with Following to use the Services.

Restrictions

You agree not to, and you willnot permit others to:

 

  • License,     sell, rent, lease, assign, distribute, transmit, host, outsource, disclose     or otherwise commercially exploit the website/app or make the platform     available to any third party.
  • Modify,     make derivative works of, disassemble, decrypt, reverse compile or reverse     engineer any part of the website/app.
  • Remove,     alter or obscure any proprietary notice (including any notice of copyright     or trademark) of Following or its affiliates, partners, suppliers or the     licensors of the website/app.

 

Payment

If you register to any of ourrecurring payment plans, you agree to pay all fees or charges to your accountfor the Service in accordance with the fees, charges and billing terms ineffect at the time that each fee or charge is due and payable. Unless otherwiseindicated in an order form, you must provide Following with a valid credit card(Visa, MasterCard, or any other issuer accepted by us) (“Payment Provider”)as a condition to signing up for the Premium plan. Your Payment Provideragreement governs your use of the designated credit card account, and you mustrefer to that agreement and not these Terms to determine your rights andliabilities with respect to your Payment Provider. By providing Following withyour credit card number and associated payment information, you agree thatFollowing is authorized to verify information immediately, and subsequentlyinvoice your account for all fees and charges due and payable to Followinghereunder and that no additional notice or consent is required. You agree toimmediately notify Following of any change in your billing address or thecredit card used for payment hereunder. Following reserves the right at anytime to change its prices and billing methods, either immediately upon postingon our Site or by e-mail delivery to your organization’s administrator(s).

 

Any attorney fees, court costs,or other costs incurred in collection of delinquent undisputed amounts shall bethe responsibility of and paid for by you.

 

No contract will exist betweenyou and Following for the Service until Following accepts your order by aconfirmatory e-mail, SMS/MMS message, or other appropriate means ofcommunication.

 

You are responsible for anythird-party fees that you may incur when using the Service.

 

Return and Refund Policy

Thanks for shopping at Following.We appreciate the fact that you like to buy the stuff we build. We also want tomake sure you have a rewarding experience while you’re exploring, evaluating,and purchasing our products.

 

As with any shopping experience,there are terms and conditions that apply to transactions at Following. We’llbe as brief as our attorneys will allow. The main thing to remember is that byplacing an order or making a purchase at Following, you agree to the termsalong with Following’s Privacy Policy.

 

If, for any reason, You are notcompletely satisfied with any good or service that we provide, don't hesitateto contact us and we will discuss any of the issues you are going through withour product.

 

Your Suggestions

Any feedback, comments, ideas,improvements or suggestions (collectively, "Suggestions") provided byyou to Following with respect to the website/app shall remain the sole andexclusive property of Following.

 

Following shall be free to use,copy, modify, publish, or redistribute the Suggestions for any purpose and inany way without any credit or any compensation to you.

 

Your Consent

We've updated our Terms& Conditions to provide you with complete transparency into what isbeing set when you visit our site and how it's being used. By using ourwebsite/app, registering an account, or making a purchase, you hereby consentto our Terms & Conditions.

 

Links to Other Websites

This Terms & Conditionsapplies only to the Services. The Services may contain links to other websitesnot operated or controlled by Following. We are not responsible for thecontent, accuracy or opinions expressed in such websites, and such websites arenot investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by us.Please remember that when you use a link to go from the Services to anotherwebsite, our Terms & Conditions are no longer in effect. Your browsing andinteraction on any other website, including those that have a link on ourplatform, is subject to that website’s own rules and policies. Such thirdparties may use their own cookies or other methods to collect information aboutyou.

 

Cookies

Following uses"Cookies" to identify the areas of our website/app that you havevisited. A Cookie is a small piece of data stored on your computer or mobiledevice by your web browser. We use Cookies to enhance the performance andfunctionality of our website/app but are non-essential to their use. However,without these cookies, certain functionality like videos may become unavailableor you would be required to enter your login details every time you visit thewebsite/app as we would not be able to remember that you had logged inpreviously. Most web browsers can be set to disable the use of Cookies.However, if you disable Cookies, you may not be able to access functionality onour website/app correctly or at all. We never place Personally Identifiable Informationin Cookies.

 

Changes To Our Terms & Conditions

You acknowledge and agree thatFollowing may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Service (or anyfeatures within the Service) to you or to users generally at Following’s solediscretion, without prior notice to you. You may stop using the Service at anytime. You do not need to specifically inform Following when you stop using theService. You acknowledge and agree that if Following disables access to youraccount, you may be prevented from accessing the Service, your account detailsor any files or other materials which is contained in your account.

 

If we decide to change our Terms& Conditions, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update theTerms & Conditions modification date below.

 

Modifications to Our website/app

Following reserves the right tomodify, suspend or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the website/app orany service to which it connects, with or without notice and without liabilityto you.

 

Updates to Our website/app

Following may from time to timeprovide enhancements or improvements to the features/ functionality of thewebsite/app, which may include patches, bug fixes, updates, upgrades and othermodifications ("Updates").

 

Updates may modify or deletecertain features and/or functionalities of the website/app. You agree thatFollowing has no obligation to (i) provide any Updates, or (ii) continue toprovide or enable any particular features and/or functionalities of the website/appto you.

 

You further agree that allUpdates will be (i) deemed to constitute an integral part of the website/app,and (ii) subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

 

Third-Party Services

We may display, include or makeavailable third-party content (including data, information, applications andother products services) or provide links to third-party websites or services("Third- Party Services").

 

You acknowledge and agree thatFollowing shall not be responsible for any Third-Party Services, includingtheir accuracy, completeness, timeliness, validity, copyright compliance,legality, decency, quality or any other aspect thereof. Following does notassume and shall not have any liability or responsibility to you or any otherperson or entity for any Third-Party Services.

 

Third-Party Services and linksthereto are provided solely as a convenience to you and you access and use thementirely at your own risk and subject to such third parties' terms andconditions.

 

Term and Termination

This Agreement shall remain ineffect until terminated by you or Following.

 

Following may, in its solediscretion, at any time and for any or no reason, suspend or terminate thisAgreement with or without prior notice.

 

This Agreement will terminateimmediately, without prior notice from Following, in the event that you fail tocomply with any provision of this Agreement. You may also terminate thisAgreement by deleting the website/app and all copies thereof from your computer.

 

Upon termination of thisAgreement, you shall cease all use of the website/app and delete all copies ofthe website/app from your computer.

 

Termination of this Agreementwill not limit any of Following's rights or remedies at law or in equity incase of breach by you (during the term of this Agreement) of any of yourobligations under the present Agreement.

 

Copyright Infringement Notice

If you are a copyright owner orsuch owner’s agent and believe any material on our website/app constitutes aninfringement on your copyright, please contact us setting forth the followinginformation: (a) a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or aperson authorized to act on his behalf; (b) identification of the material thatis claimed to be infringing; (c) your contact information, including youraddress, telephone number, and an email; (d) a statement by you that you have agood faith belief that use of the material is not authorized by the copyrightowners; and (e) the a statement that the information in the notification isaccurate, and, under penalty of perjury you are authorized to act on behalf ofthe owner.

 

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and holdFollowing and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, employees,agents, partners and licensors (if any) harmless from any claim or demand,including reasonable attorneys' fees, due to or arising out of your: (a) use ofthe website/app; (b) violation of this Agreement or any law or regulation; or(c) violation of any right of a third party.

 

No Warranties

The website/app is provided toyou "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" and with all faults anddefects without warranty of any kind. To the maximum extent permitted underapplicable law, Following, on its own behalf and on behalf of its affiliatesand its and their respective licensors and service providers, expresslydisclaims all warranties, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise,with respect to the website/app, including all implied warranties ofmerchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement,and warranties that may arise out of course of dealing, course of performance,usage or trade practice. Without limitation to the foregoing, Followingprovides no warranty or undertaking, and makes no representation of any kindthat the website/app will meet your requirements, achieve any intended results,be compatible or work with any other software, website/apps, systems orservices, operate without interruption, meet any performance or reliabilitystandards or be error free or that any errors or defects can or will becorrected.

 

Without limiting the foregoing,neither Following nor any Following's provider makes any representation orwarranty of any kind, express or implied: (i) as to the operation oravailability of the website/app, or the information, content, and materials orproducts included thereon; (ii) that the website/app will be uninterrupted orerror-free; (iii) as to the accuracy, reliability, or currency of anyinformation or content provided through the website/app; or (iv) that thewebsite/app, its servers, the content, or e-mails sent from or on behalf ofFollowing are free of viruses, scripts, trojan horses, worms, malware,timebombs or other harmful components.

 

Some jurisdictions do not allowthe exclusion of or limitations on implied warranties or the limitations on theapplicable statutory rights of a consumer, so some or all of the aboveexclusions and limitations may not apply to you.

 

Limitation of Liability

Notwithstanding any damages thatyou might incur, the entire liability of Following and any of its suppliersunder any provision of this Agreement and your exclusive remedy for all of theforegoing shall be limited to the amount actually paid by you for thewebsite/app.

 

To the maximum extent permittedby applicable law, in no event shall Following or its suppliers be liable forany special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages whatsoever(including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, for loss of dataor other information, for business interruption, for personal injury, for lossof privacy arising out of or in any way related to the use of or inability touse the website/app, third-party software and/or third-party hardware used withthe website/app, or otherwise in connection with any provision of thisAgreement), even if Following or any supplier has been advised of thepossibility of such damages and even if the remedy fails of its essentialpurpose.

 

Some states/jurisdictions do notallow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, sothe above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

 

Severability

If any provision of thisAgreement is held to be unenforceable or invalid, such provision will bechanged and interpreted to accomplish the objectives of such provision to thegreatest extent possible under applicable law and the remaining provisions willcontinue in full force and effect.

 

This Agreement, together with thePrivacy Policy and any other legal notices published by Following on theServices, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and Followingconcerning the Services. If any provision of this Agreement is deemed invalidby a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shallnot affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this Agreement, whichshall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of this Agreementshall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term,and Following’s failure to assert any right or provision under this Agreementshall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. YOU AND FollowingAGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE SERVICES MUSTCOMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES. OTHERWISE, SUCHCAUSE OF ACTION IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.

 

Waiver

Except as provided herein, thefailure to exercise a right or to require performance of an obligation underthis Agreement shall not effect a party's ability to exercise such right orrequire such performance at any time thereafter nor shall be the waiver of abreach constitute waiver of any subsequent breach.

 

No failure to exercise, and nodelay in exercising, on the part of either party, any right or any power underthis Agreement shall operate as a waiver of that right or power. Nor shall anysingle or partial exercise of any right or power under this Agreement precludefurther exercise of that or any other right granted herein. In the event of aconflict between this Agreement and any applicable purchase or other terms, theterms of this Agreement shall govern.

 

Amendments to this Agreement

Following reserves the right, atits sole discretion, to modify or replace this Agreement at any time. If arevision is material we will provide at least 30 days' notice prior to any newterms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined atour sole discretion.

 

By continuing to access or useour website/app after any revisions become effective, you agree to be bound bythe revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, you are no longerauthorized to use Following.

 

Entire Agreement

The Agreement constitutes theentire agreement between you and Following regarding your use of thewebsite/app and supersedes all prior and contemporaneous written or oralagreements between you and Following.

 

You may be subject to additionalterms and conditions that apply when you use or purchase other Following'sservices, which Following will provide to you at the time of such use orpurchase.

 

Updates to Our Terms

We may change our Service andpolicies, and we may need to make changes to these Terms so that theyaccurately reflect our Service and policies. Unless otherwise required by law,we will notify you (for example, through our Service) before we make changes tothese Terms and give you an opportunity to review them before they go intoeffect. Then, if you continue to use the Service, you will be bound by theupdated Terms. If you do not want to agree to these or any updated Terms, youcan delete your account.

 

Intellectual Property

The website/app and its entirecontents, features and functionality (including but not limited to allinformation, software, text, displays, images, video and audio, and the design,selection and arrangement thereof), are owned by Following, its licensors orother providers of such material and are protected by United Arab Emirates andinternational copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectualproperty or proprietary rights laws. The material may not be copied, modified,reproduced, downloaded or distributed in any way, in whole or in part, withoutthe express prior written permission of Following, unless and except as isexpressly provided in these Terms & Conditions. Any unauthorized use of thematerial is prohibited.

 

Agreement to Arbitrate

This section applies to anydispute EXCEPT IT DOESN’T INCLUDE A DISPUTE RELATING TO CLAIMS FOR INJUNCTIVEOR EQUITABLE RELIEF REGARDING THE ENFORCEMENT OR VALIDITY OF YOUR ORFollowing’s INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. The term “dispute” means anydispute, action, or other controversy between you and Following concerning theServices or this agreement, whether in contract, warranty, tort, statute,regulation, ordinance, or any other legal or equitable basis. “Dispute”will be given the broadest possible meaning allowable under law.

 

Notice of Dispute

In the event of a dispute, you orFollowing must give the other a Notice of Dispute, which is a written statementthat sets forth the name, address, and contact information of the party givingit, the facts giving rise to the dispute, and the relief requested. You mustsend any Notice of Dispute via email to: partners@following.ae. Followingwill send any Notice of Dispute to you by mail to your address if we have it,or otherwise to your email address. You and Following will attempt to resolveany dispute through informal negotiation within sixty (60) days from the datethe Notice of Dispute is sent. After sixty (60) days, you or Following maycommence arbitration.

 

Binding Arbitration

If you and Following don’tresolve any dispute by informal negotiation, any other effort to resolve thedispute will be conducted exclusively by binding arbitration as described inthis section. You are giving up the right to litigate (or participate in as aparty or class member) all disputes in court before a judge or jury. Thedispute shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with thecommercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Eitherparty may seek any interim or preliminary injunctive relief from any court ofcompetent jurisdiction, as necessary to protect the party’s rights orproperty pending the completion of arbitration. Any and all legal, accounting,and other costs, fees, and expenses incurred by the prevailing party shall beborne by the non-prevailing party.

 

Submissions and Privacy

In the event that you submit orpost any ideas, creative suggestions, designs, photographs, information,advertisements, data or proposals, including ideas for new or improvedproducts, services, features, technologies or promotions, you expressly agree thatsuch submissions will automatically be treated as non-confidential andnon-proprietary and will become the sole property of Following without anycompensation or credit to you whatsoever. Following and its affiliates shallhave no obligations with respect to such submissions or posts and may use theideas contained in such submissions or posts for any purposes in any medium inperpetuity, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, andmarketing products and services using such ideas.

 

Promotions

Following may, from time to time,include contests, promotions, sweepstakes, or other activities (“Promotions”)that require you to submit material or information concerning yourself. Pleasenote that all Promotions may be governed by separate rules that may containcertain eligibility requirements, such as restrictions as to age and geographiclocation. You are responsible to read all Promotions rules to determine whetheror not you are eligible to participate. If you enter any Promotion, you agreeto abide by and to comply with all Promotions Rules.

Additional terms and conditionsmay apply to purchases of goods or services on or through the Services, whichterms and conditions are made a part of this Agreement by this reference.

 

Typographical Errors

In the event a product and/orservice is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due totypographical error, we shall have the right to refuse or cancel any ordersplaced for the product and/or service listed at the incorrect price. We shallhave the right to refuse or cancel any such order whether or not the order hasbeen confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has alreadybeen charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, we shall immediatelyissue a credit to your credit card account or other payment account in theamount of the charge.

 

Miscellaneous

If for any reason a court ofcompetent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms &Conditions to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms & Conditionswill continue in full force and effect. Any waiver of any provision of theseTerms & Conditions will be effective only if in writing and signed by anauthorized representative of Following. Following will be entitled toinjunctive or other equitable relief (without the obligations of posting anybond or surety) in the event of any breach or anticipatory breach by you.Following operates and controls the Following Service from its offices inUnited Arab Emirates. The Service is not intended for distribution to or use byany person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution oruse would be contrary to law or regulation. Accordingly, those persons whochoose to access the Following Service from other locations do so on their owninitiative and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws, if and tothe extent local laws are applicable. These Terms & Conditions (whichinclude and incorporate the Following Privacy Policy) contains the entireunderstanding, and supersedes all prior understandings, between you andFollowing concerning its subject matter, and cannot be changed or modified byyou. The section headings used in this Agreement are for convenience only andwill not be given any legal import.

 

Disclaimer

Following is not responsible forany content, code or any other imprecision.

 

Following does not providewarranties or guarantees.

 

In no event shall Following beliable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damagesor any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence orother tort, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Service or thecontents of the Service. The Company reserves the right to make additions,deletions, or modifications to the contents on the Service at any time withoutprior notice.

 

The Following Service and itscontents are provided "as is" and "as available" withoutany warranty or representations of any kind, whether express or implied.Following is a distributor and not a publisher of the content supplied by thirdparties; as such, Following exercises no editorial control over such contentand makes no warranty or representation as to the accuracy, reliability orcurrency of any information, content, service or merchandise provided throughor accessible via the Following Service. Without limiting the foregoing,Following specifically disclaims all warranties and representations in anycontent transmitted on or in connection with the Following Service or on sitesthat may appear as links on the Following Service, or in the products providedas a part of, or otherwise in connection with, the Following Service, includingwithout limitation any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particularpurpose or non-infringement of third party rights. No oral advice or writteninformation given by Following or any of its affiliates, employees, officers,directors, agents, or the like will create a warranty. Price and availabilityinformation is subject to change without notice. Without limiting theforegoing, Following does not warrant that the Following Service will beuninterrupted, uncorrupted, timely, or error-free.

 

Contact Us

Don't hesitate to contact us ifyou have any questions.

 

  • Via     Email: partners@following.ae
  • Via     this Link: https://www.following.ae/contact-us