Terms and Conditions

Godolphin General Terms and Conditions

Godolphin is the private horse racing stable of UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Godolphin’s head office is located at Al Quoz Racing Stables, P. O. Box 52922, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Use of the Godolphin website at www.godolphin.com (“Website”) and the Godolphin iPhone App (“App”) is subject to these terms of use. Users who do not accept these terms of use are not authorised to use or continue using the Website or the App.

Godolphin may amend these terms of use at any time by amending this page and any revised version will be effective immediately.

In the event of any comments or questions concerning these terms of use, users should contact Godolphin by emailing info@godolphin.com or writing to the Website Administrator at the above address.

Intellectual property rights of Godolphin

Godolphin owns or is licensed to use all intellectual property rights in and to the Website and the App, including without limitation all trademarks and content, and all technical infrastructure relating to it.

Access to and use of the Website and the App

In accessing any part of the Website and/or the App, users agree:
•not to use the Website or the App in such a way that disrupts, interferes with or restricts the use of the Website or the App by other users;

•not to upload, display or transmit any materials through the Website or the App which are false, offensive, defamatory, threatening, obscene, unlawful or which infringe the rights of any other person anywhere in the world;

•not to use the Website or the App in any way that is fraudulent or has a fraudulent purpose or effect;

•not to reverse engineer, decompile, copy or adapt any software or other code or scripts forming part of the Website or the App or to transmit or attempt to transmit to or via the Website or the App any information that contains a virus, worm, trojan horse, time bomb, spyware, adware or other harmful or disruptive component; and

•not to access without authority, change, modify, delete, interfere with or misuse data contained on the Website or the App and entered by or relating to any third party user of the Website or the App.

Material contained in the Website and the App may be downloaded, viewed and printed for personal use only and provided that no trademark, copyright or other proprietary notices contained in or appearing on such material are removed in whole or in part. Material contained in the Website and the App may not otherwise be copied, reproduced or redistributed in whole or in part without the prior written consent of Godolphin. In particular it must not be reproduced or exploited for commercial gain. All other rights are reserved and users must ask permission from Godolphin before making any other use of material contained in the Website or the App. This permission to reproduce material does not extend to material identified as belonging to third parties, where users must obtain the permission of the relevant owners before reproducing such material.

Users are not allowed to upload any material to the Website or the App. All entries to the Godolphin guestbook shall be subject to Godolphin’s approval. Guestbook entries may be edited or removed at any time. Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under our Privacy Policy, any material you transmit or post to the Website or the App shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary.

Godolphin shall have no obligations with respect to such material. Godolphin and its designees shall be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use such material and all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.

Godolphin reserves the right to block a user’s access to the Website and/or App if it considers that the user is using the Website and/or the App in a manner detrimental to the Website or the App or to other users or is otherwise in breach of these terms of use.

Third Party Material

The Website and the App contain material belonging to third parties. This material is the sole responsibility of the third party that makes it available. Godolphin accepts no responsibility for the content of this material, including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy in the material.

Privacy policy

Users who supply personal details to Godolphin through the Website or the App consent to Godolphin maintaining, recording, holding and using such personal data in accordance with Godolphin’s Privacy Policy.

Links

Users may create a hypertext link to the homepage of the Website subject to Godolphin’s prior consent and provided such link is not used in a misleading or defamatory context. Users may not create links to any other page or file forming part of the Website or the App. Users may not frame any page of the Website or the App.

Links from the Website and the App are provided for information and convenience only and Godolphin has no control over and cannot therefore accept responsibility or liability for the content of any linked third party website or app. Godolphin does not endorse any linked website or app.

Security

Users should ensure that they have appropriate protection against viruses and other security arrangements in place whilst using the Internet.

Exclusions and limitations of liability

Owing to the nature of the Internet, Godolphin cannot guarantee that the Website or the App or the websites or apps to which it is linked will always be available to users.

The Website and the App have been prepared with the aim of providing information about Godolphin and does not constitute advice in relation to any particular situation including any race or horse. Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the information on the Website and the App was accurate at the time of publication, it is subject to variation at any time without notice and Godolphin gives no warranty whatsoever that any such information will be accurate or complete at any particular time or at all.

The Website, the App and any information or other material contained in them are made available strictly on the basis that the user accepts it on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. Where users of the Website and/or the App rely on any information or other material contained in it/them, they do so entirely at their own risk and they accept that all warranties, conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law, statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of the Website and the App are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Godolphin excludes all liability whatever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of the Website and/or the App or of any other website or app linked to it, or from reliance on the contents of the Website and/or the App or any material or content accessed through it.

The Website, the App and these terms of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Dubai law. Any dispute arising out of the accessing or use of the Website and/or the App shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Dubai courts.

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us.

Godolphin is committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of information provided by all users of www.godolphin.com (“Website”) and Godolphin’s iPhone App (“App”). Please read the following privacy policy to understand how we use and protect the information that you provide to us.

By providing your information to us through the Website and/or the App, you consent to the collection, use and transfer of your information under the terms of this policy.

Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted to the Website. Please check regularly for updates.

Collection of information

When you sign-up for newsletters on the Website or the App you will be asked to provide us with your email address. We may also collect information about your use of the Website and the App as well as information about you by the use of cookies (see below), guestbook entries you post to the Website or the App, and emails or letters you send to us.

Use of information

If you sign-up to receive our newsletters, we will send these to you at regular intervals. We also use and analyse the information we collect so that we can administer, support and improve the Website’s and the App’s usefulness to you.

Disclosure of information

The information you provide to us may be accessed by or given to our staff working outside the European Economic Area and third parties outside the EEA who act for us for the purposes set out in this policy or for other purposes approved by you.

We may also pass aggregate information on the usage of the Website and the App to third parties but this will not include any personal information that can be used to identify you.

We take the security of your data very seriously. We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons, accidental loss, destruction and damage. We will always take steps to ensure that where we disclose your information to a third party, your information is used by such third party in accordance with this policy. We will retain your information for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires.

We will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us without your consent, unless required to do so by law.

Cookies

For information on the cookies we use on the Website and the purposes for which we use them, see our Cookie Policy. The App does not use any cookies.

Links

Godolphin is not responsible for the privacy and data protection practices of other websites which may be reached through links contained in the Website or the App. You should be aware of this when you leave the Website or the App and move into any linked website or app. Please read the privacy and data protection policies and statements contained on any such linked website or app.

Please note that the owners of third party websites which the Website and/or App may link to may also use cookies, over which we have no control. To opt-out of third-parties collecting any data regarding your interaction on the Website and/or the App, please refer to their websites for further information.

Accessing and updating information

You are entitled to see the information held about you and you may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date. If you wish to do this, please contact us.

Contact

We welcome your comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your information. Please contact us at:

Website Administrator
Godolphin
Al Quoz Racing Stables
PO Box 52922
Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Telephone: + 971 4 3185555
Fax: + 971 4 3384372
Email: info@godolphin.com