PUBLISHER OF THE SITE
The purpose of this institutional site “the Site”, accessible at the address www.saint-gobain-me.com, is to provide information on Saint-Gobain activities in the Middle East.
The “Saint-Gobain Middle East” refers to the group composed of Saint-Gobain Middle East Holding SAL and a large number of companies and other entities that are affiliated to it or belonging to the Saint-Gobain Group, which operates in the Middle East and Egypt, and which are hereinafter called the “Saint-Gobain Group Entities”.
This Site is published by Saint-Gobain Middle East Holding SAL.
Company form : Joint-stock company
Corporate headquarters: Mitsulift Bldg, 3rd floor Dbayeh Main road, Beirut Lebanon
Telephone: +961 (0) 4 456 870/1/2
Capital: LBP 525.000.000
Company Registration Number: 561
VAT number: 6040
Publication supervisor: Myrna Raad-Communication Manager
The information relating to the design and hosting of the Website are provided in the “Credits” page.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
This page states the terms and conditions under which you may use www.saint-gobain-me.com and (“the Website”). Please read this page carefully.
If you do not accept these terms and conditions, please leave the Website immediately. By accessing and using the Website you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by these terms and conditions and you re-affirm that acceptance every time you access the Website.
This Agreement is between Saint-Gobain Middle East Holding SAL, Mitsulift Bldg, 3rd Floor, Dbayeh main street, P.O. Box 55-44, Beirut – Lebanon (“Saint-Gobain Middle East”, “us” or “we”) and you (the “Agreement”). It is a legal document, which sets out your rights and obligations and those of Saint-Gobain Middle East in relation to your access to and use of the Website.
Saint-Gobain Middle East is a company registered in Beirut under Company number 561. This Agreement is governed and construed in accordance with Lebanese law. Saint-Gobain Middle East and you each agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Lebanese courts in relation to any and all disputes arising out of this Agreement.
BROWSE AT YOUR OWN RISK
Please note that you access and use the Website at your own risk. We may from time to time provide links from the Website to other websites. Such links are provided for your convenience but Saint-Gobain Middle East does not assume any responsibility for any information or opinion contained in any other website, nor in relation to the privacy policies and practices implemented by those websites to which the Website has links. If you access any such linked websites, you do so at your own risk. We therefore recommend that you check the policies of each website that you visit.
The Website is accessed via the worldwide web (“WWW”) which is independent of Saint-Gobain Middle East. Your use of the WWW is at your own risk and subject to all applicable national and international laws and regulations. Saint-Gobain Middle East has no responsibility for any information or services obtained by you on the WWW.
Any and all use of the material intellectual property rights and other information published by Saint-Gobain Middle East, its mother company, subsidiaries and/or affiliates on the Website are subject to the following:
- The Website and its contents are protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights under international laws and such copyright and any other rights in the Website and its contents are owned by or licensed to Saint-Gobain Middle East.
- You may not use the contents of the Website other than in accordance with this Agreement.
- You are authorised to use, view, download, copy or print textual or graphic content of the Website provided that it is for your own legitimate personal and non-commercial use only.
- You are not permitted to change, alter or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices or any part of the contents of the Website.
- All proprietary rights in any trademarks and service marks including logos (“Trademarks”) appearing on the Website are vested in and will continue to be vested in Saint-Gobain Middle East, its mother company, subsidiaries or affiliates or third parties. Nothing in this Website shall be construed as granting any license or right to use any Trademark for any purpose whatsoever.
The contents of the Website may not be reproduced or disseminated in part or in whole without the prior written consent of Saint-Gobain Middle East and you may not use, adapt or distribute it or create derivative works from it for any commercial purpose.
In addition, you may not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website nor may you attempt to decipher, de-compile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Website.
If any part of the Website requests or permits you to post or forward material to or via the Website, such material must not (and you hereby agree and confirm that it shall not) infringe any intellectual property rights or any other rights of third parties, nor be obscene, defamatory or abusive to any other user, person or entity nor contain viruses or other computer programming routines or engines which damage or interfere with any system, data or information and you acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the form, content and accuracy of any such material.
Any misuse of the Website or its contents may result in legal action being brought by Saint-Gobain Middle East, its mother company, its subsidiaries or affiliates and/or a third party.
We will not be liable to you or any third party for any consequential loss or damage (such as any loss of data, profit, revenue or business) howsoever caused (whether arising out of any negligence or breach of this Agreement or otherwise), even if that loss or damage was foreseeable by us, or the possibility of it was brought to our attention.
We exclude to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) whether in contract, tort (including liability for negligence) or otherwise for the accuracy, reliability, suitability, quality or completeness of the Website (in respect of which we make no warranties or representations) or otherwise resulting from your access to and use of the Website
The information contained on the Website should not be relied upon as a basis for any decision. It comprises of information of a general nature only and is not designed to address specific requirements or circumstances. Nor does it constitute an offer which is capable of acceptance. In particular, actual results and developments may be materially different from any forecast, opinion or expectation expressed on the Website and the past performance of shares cannot be relied upon as a guide to future performance. Nor do we guarantee that the information contained on the Website is comprehensive complete, accurate or up to date. Where you seek specific advice on our product range or application, we advise that you make contact with our professional advisers to verify your choice and product solution. Saint-Gobain Middle East will not accept any responsibility for any errors resulting from mis-interpretation or misunderstanding of information contained on the Website.
The Website and the materials on the Website are provided on an “as is” and an “as available” basis and (to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws) we make no and exclude all warranties and representations of any kind whether express or implied.
We make no claims that any material contained in the Website may be lawfully viewed or downloaded outside of Lebanon. Access to such materials may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Website from outside Lebanon, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
COMPUTER VIRUSES AND ERRORS
Whilst we will use reasonable endeavors to ensure that the Website does not contain or promulgate any errors, viruses, other malicious code or harmful components and will be uninterrupted we make no warranty or representation that this will be the case. However it is recommended that you should virus check all materials downloaded from the Website and regularly check for the presence of viruses, other malicious code and harmful components.
We exclude to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) in connection with any damage or loss caused by errors, computer viruses, other malicious code or harmful components originating or contracted from the Website and any interruptions in the running of the Website.
Saint-Gobain Middle East reserves the right to vary the terms and conditions of this Agreement from time to time. Such variations become effective immediately upon the posting of the variation(s) on the Website. By continuing to use the Website you will be deemed to accept such variations. You should visit this page periodically to review the terms and conditions of this Agreement because they are binding on you.
Saint-Gobain Middle East reserves the right to make subsequent changes to, modify, supplement, move or delete portions of or add to the Website at any time with or without notice.
In the event that any term of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of this Agreement shall remain valid and enforceable.
No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.
Personal Information – our Group Internal Policies
We may automatically gather information about you such as what areas of the Website you visit most often and what services you access. In some instances, such as when you sign up to use a service which is available on the Website, for example where you wish to access technical information and other selected services we might need specific information about you, including without limitation, your name, business name and type, postal address, email address and/or your telephone number (collectively “Information”).
By submitting such information to us, you confirm that you consent to us using and processing your Information.
USE OF THE INFORMATION BY US
The Information may be used by us to help us determine what services are most beneficial for our users, how we can continually create a better Website for our users and to build a profile of you as a unique Saint-Gobain Middle East customer.
We may also use the information to make you aware of products and services that may be of interest to you, to contact you regarding changes to the Website and for marketing any Saint-Gobain Middle East goods, services and merchandising and any third party goods and services available from us, which we think will be of particular interest to you.
We propose to communicate this information to you by post, telephone, fax, sms and/or email and by submitting your information you confirm that you consent to us doing so. You may withdraw your consent at any time by contacting us as set out below.
TRANSFER OF THE INFORMATION
We will try to ensure that the Information is protected adequately wherever possible even where countries to which it is transferred do not have laws to protect personal data.
The Information will be controlled by Saint-Gobain Middle East and will be retained for as long as is reasonably necessary in order to enable us to fulfill the purposes set out above. If, at any time you would like us to remove your information from our records, please contact us as set out below.
We will not disclose the Information to any other party or for any other purposes without your consent unless there is an emergency situation that requires us to do so or if we are required to do so by law.
We will keep all information that you provide to us confidential through the use of our secure server software. This means that Information can only be exchanged between you, us and any third party who we decide to transfer the Information to for the purposes detailed above.
We may from time to time provide links from the Website to other websites. Such links are provided for your convenience but we cannot be liable or responsible for the contents collection storage privacy policies or practices of those nor will we review or control those websites even if you access them using links from the Website and we therefore recommend that you check the policy of each website that you visit.
LINKS FROM OTHER WEBSITES
Saint-Gobain Middle East prior written permission is required in order for links to be made to the Website and or any of its contents. Please contact us as set out below in order to request such permission. We reserve the right to require the removal of any link that may be established between the Website and any third party website where permission has not been granted or complied with.
If this should arise you agree to promptly comply with our request. If you do engage in this activity without our permission or in breach of the terms of any permission given you shall fully indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered by us or subsidiaries and/ or affiliates.
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