Terms and Conditions

PART A

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Welcome to OSN. OSN.com is the website of Panther media Group and its affiliates (collectively "Panther media Group") which is the owner and satellite television broadcaster of the branded bouquet of programmes and channels in the Middle East known as "OSN" ("OSN"). OSN.com  provides users with access to various on-line resources, including communication tools, branded programming information and on-line subscription ("Services"). Use of the Services is subject at all times to the following General Terms and Conditions ("GTCs"). Panther media Group reserves the right to revise the GTCs from time to time. Please read them carefully.

Please note that the language governing the legal interpretation of the GTCS is English, and that in the event of a conflict between the English and the Arabic versions of the GTCs the English language version will prevail.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

By using the Services you acknowledge and agree that the Services are provided "as is" and "as available" basis. Panther media Group makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this site. you expressly agree that your use of this site is at your sole risk. Panther media Group does not warrant that this site, its servers, or emails sent from Panther media Group are free of viruses or other harmful components. Panther media Group will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this site, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.

PRIVACY

You acknowledge that you are bound by the terms of the Privacy Notice. Panther media Group agrees that information it obtains from the website will be kept confidential and will not be used for any other purpose than it is intended for except where it is requested by the relevant competent authorities. Please see our Privacy Notice as well appearing.

COMMUNICATIONS WITH US VIA THIS SITE

When you visit this site or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button, icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, and any compilation of it or them is the property of Panther media Group or its content suppliers and protected by the law of the United Arab Emirates ("Applicable Law") and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of Panther media Group or its software suppliers and protected by the Applicable Law and international copyright laws.

Trademarks and names are used within the pages of Panther media Group site and Panther media Group claims the right as owner or as the authorised licensee in relation to certain of the marks, for example "osn", the "osn" logo and "Smart TV". Wherever other trademarks and names are used within the pages of Panther media Group site, for example to refer to other companies who own those marks or identify the programming, products and services of those companies, Panther media Group unless otherwise stated has no proprietary interest in such trademarks and names. You should note that none of the marks and names appearing on this site can be used in any way by you without the written permission of Panther media Group or the owners as may be applicable.

SITE ACCESS

Panther media Group grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of Panther media Group. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any service listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another business entity; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Panther media Group. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Panther media Group without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing Panther media Group name or trademarks without the express written consent of Panther media Group. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Panther media Group. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of osn.com so long as the link does not portray Panther media Group or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Panther media Group logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

CONTACT US AT OUR ADDRESS

Panther media Group
PO Box 502211
Dubai Media City
Dubai
UAE
www.osn.com


YOUR DETAILS WITH US

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account . Panther media Group does not sell its services to minors Panther media Group reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel services in their sole discretion.

CONTENT

You may upload, email or otherwise transmit reviews, comments and other content ("Content") so long as the Content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, tortuous, harmful to minors, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam". You may not use a false email address or false contact details, impersonate any person or entity, collect or store personal data about other users, "stalk" or otherwise harass another, violate any applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the country in which you reside, violate the Applicable Law or otherwise mislead as to the origin of the Content. Panther media Group reserves the right to remove or edit such Content, but is not obligated to review posted Content. Panther media Group takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content posted by you or any third party. In order to report violations to Panther media Group please contact at the following address.

Panther media Group
PO Box 502211
Dubai Media City
Dubai
UAE
www.osn.com

 

If you do post Content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant Panther media Group a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such Content throughout the world in any media. You grant Panther media Group and its sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such Content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the Content that you post; that the Content is accurate; that use of the Content you supply does not violate the GTCs and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify Panther media Group for all claims resulting from Content you supply.

APPLICABLE LAW

By using the Services, you agree that the laws of the United Arab Emirates will govern the GTCs and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Panther media Group.

DISPUTES

Any dispute related to the GTCs in any manner whatsoever shall be referred to arbitration in accordance with the rules of the London Court of International Arbitration, which are deemed to be incorporated by reference into this provision. For the purposes of any arbitration proceedings commenced pursuant to this provision: (a) the number of arbitrators shall be three; (b) the place at which the arbitration takes place shall be Dubai, UAE; and the language to be used in the arbitral proceedings shall be English. You hereby agree that:

  1. you will submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Dubai for the purposes of ratifying any award made pursuant to arbitration proceedings;
  2. you will not challenge any arbitral award made pursuant to arbitration proceedings; and
  3. you will not object to or challenge any application to enforce any arbitral award made pursuant to arbitration proceedings and will submit to the jurisdiction of that court for the purposes of those enforcement proceedings.