Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions:

The Engulf Art Platform www.Engulf.art (“The Platform” or “Engulf Art”) is created and operated by Engulf Event Management L.L.C, the below conditions govern your profile registration and use of The Platform.
1) Use of the Website

United Arab Emirates is our Country of Domicile.

Engulf Event Management L.L.C, controls this Site from the U.A.E. Engulf Event Management L.L.C, makes no representation that this Site is appropriate for use in other locations. If you use this Site from other locations you are responsible for ensuring compliance with local laws. You may not use, export or re-export any materials from this Site in violation of any applicable laws or regulations, including, but not limited to any U.A.E export laws and regulations.

By accessing the website, you warrant and represent to the website owner that you are legally entitled to do so and to make use of information made available via the website.

The User agrees, each time he/she visits the platform (www.engulf.art), to respect the present Terms and Conditions applicable to all services and the contents available on the website.

The purpose of the Engulf Art website is to present products from merchants/Artists (hereinafter the “Seller” or “Vendor” or “Artist”) and other services to the users of the site (potential “Buyers” or “Users”), and to give them the opportunity to discover and buy them online directly from the platform.

These general terms and conditions of sale are meant to define the terms and conditions for the online sale of the Artworks available on the site, the information available on this website, the workshops and classes organized by Engulf Art, and to define each party’s rights and obligations in such a relationship.

By using the website in any manner, including but not limited to visiting or browsing the website, you (the “user” or “you”) agree to be bound by these terms of use, which constitute an agreement between you and Engulf Art, including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. This Agreement applies to all users of the website, including without limitation users who are vendors/sellers, customers/buyers, merchants, contributors of content, information and other materials or services on the website. If you do not accept and agree to be bound by these terms of use, you must not register yourself on the website and refrain from using the services offered by Engulf Art.

Customer using the website who are Minor /under the age of 18 shall not register as a User of the website and shall not transact on or use the website
By visiting the Site, you “User” represent, warrant and covenant that (a) you are at least 18 years old; (b) that all materials of any kind submitted by you to Engulf Event Management L.L.C through the Site or for inclusion on the Site will not plagiarize, violate or infringe upon the rights of any third-party including trade secret, copyright, trademark, trade dress, privacy, patent, or other personal or proprietary rights. The customer using the website who are Minor /under the age of 18 shall not register as a User of the website and shall not transact on or use the website.

By providing materials to ENGULF ART, including by submitting or uploading content or materials for use on the Site you represent and warrant that you or the owner of all rights to such content or materials has expressly granted ENGULF ART an irrevocable world-wide right in all languages and in perpetuity to use and exploit all or any part of the content and materials provided by you. ENGULF ART may publish and distribute any such submitted content or materials at its sole discretion by any method now existing or later developed. You agree that you shall waive all claims and have no recourse against ENGULF ART for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary rights in any communication, content or material submitted to ENGULF ART. Any communication or materials you send to ENGULF ART will be treated as non- confidential and non-proprietary and may be disseminated or used by ENGULF ART for any purpose, including, but not limited to, developing, creating, manufacturing or marketing products or services.

Disclaimer of liability

The website owner shall not be responsible for and disclaims all liability for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct, indirect or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever which may be suffered by you or any third party (including your company), as a result of or which may be attributable, directly or indirectly, to your access and use of the website, any information contained on the website, you or your company’s personal information or material and information transmitted over our system. In particular, neither the website owner nor any third party or data or content provider shall be liable in any way to you or to any other person, firm or corporation whatsoever for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever arising from any delays, inaccuracies, errors in, or omission of any share price information or the transmission thereof, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon or occasioned thereby or by reason of non-performance or interruption, or termination thereof.

In its relationship with the User, ENGULF EVENT MANAGEMENT L.L.C shall not be held responsible for: the interruption of operation of the site or inability to access it, or adverse conditions of usage of the Site ; any loss of data, time, opportunity and/or any other indirect damage related to the use of the Site.

We will not trade with or provide any services to OFAC and sanctioned countries

3) Ownership/Usage and Sharing of Content

The natural person to whom the personal data refers.The Vendor/Seller retains all rights and ownership for content posted by him/her in his /her profile, Engulf Event Management L.L.C does not own the user’s generated content.

For all posted work, The Vendor/Seller acknowledges that he/she has the full intellectual property rights of the posted work and hence grants Engulf Event Management L.L.C the right to use/share of the same.

By creating a profile in The Platform, The Vendor/Seller grants Engulf Event Management L.L.C the right to use the content of his / her profile for promotional purposes with or without The Vendor/Seller’s prior consent.

Engulf Event Management L.L.C have the right to share content on social media for promotional purposes with credit to the vendors.

Engulf Event Management L.L.C doesn’t have control over how other users might use the content.

Engulf Event Management L.L.C will take all measures to protect the security of content of the profile, however, in case of security incidents; Engulf Event Management L.L.C is not responsible for loss, corruption, or damage of content.

Engulf Event Management L.L.C does not endorse any content on The Platform. Some of which may be labeled or categorized incorrectly.

4) Intellectual Property rights:

You agree that Engulf Event Management L.L.C is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights of The Platform, The Platform is protected by copyright laws in the United Arab Emirates and around the globe.
You have no right to copy, distribute, reproduce, sell, lease or assign any content of The Platform.
You have no right to modify or create derivative works of any aspect of The Platform other than with respect to your own profile.

The User must seek the prior approval of Engulf Event Management L.L.C for any reproduction, publication, copy of the various contents from the website
You understand and agree that in ENGULF ART’s sole discretion, and without prior notice, ENGULF ART may terminate your access to the Site, or exercise any other remedy available and remove any unauthorized user information, if ENGULF ART believes that the information you provide has violated or is inconsistent with these Terms of Use, or violates the rights of ENGULF ART, or any third party, or violates the law. You agree that monetary damages may not provide a sufficient remedy to ENGULF ART for violations of these Terms of Use and you consent to injunctive or other equitable relief for such violations. ENGULF ART may release user information about you if required by law or subpoena.

5- Cookies

By accepting these Terms and Conditions, the User acknowledges that, when navigating the Site, a Cookie may be installed automatically on its browser.

The User accepts the use of Cookies when navigating the Site, failing which some features of the site may be denied to him.

These Cookies are designed to allow a faster and more effective user navigation for the User during his/her various connections on the Site. The User may, if he so wishes, disable Cookies through the settings of the browser used to be able access the Site.

6- Links to other websites:

The Platform may contain links to third party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by Engulf Event Management L.L.C; Engulf Event Management L.L.C has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Engulf Event Management L.L.C shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damages or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or services. In case we have links to other websites, in addition, Engulf Event Management L.L.C is not responsible for the content appearing on these websites or services. We advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third party websites or services that you visit.

External links may be provided for your convenience, but they are beyond the control of the website owner and no representation is made as to their content. Use or reliance on any external links and the content thereon provided is at your own risk.

7- The Platform key functionalities:

Vendors in all disciplines will be creating their own vendor profiles in The Platform to showcase their products, wares, handmade goods, and artwork.
Engulf Event Management L.L.C will conduct periodical profile inspection on The Platform where the artist/vendor is required to update recent activities to demonstrate that he/she/they have continued their artistic practice.

The Platform will include the following:

– Vendor Showcase pages
– Artworks and products by Vendors
– Events and Workshops related to Art and Design
– An Event Calendar to explore Art/Design/Culture Events in the UAE
– Blogs/Articles
– Services offered by Engulf Event Management L.L.C
– Gallery of previous projects

8 – USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms and Conditions

You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third-party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your comments will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false e‑mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third-party.

9- Procedure in case of issues/disputes:

It is prohibited to post any content on The Platform that violates any international, national, local copyright, patent, trademark or other intellectual property laws or criminal or civil law applicable in the United Arab Emirates or in any other country in the world.
Engulf Event Management L.L.C is not responsible for any content submitted by Vendors or users of The Platform that infringes another’s proprietary rights.
The Vendors /user of The Platform should have the right to report any issues / violations observed on Portal through such as content deletion, copy right violation or any other infringement according to the following process:

Email communication to [email protected]

Include description of the problem,
Include links, supporting screen shots,
Include contact information.

Engulf Event Management L.L.C may investigate and report back to the Vendors within 10 working days and determine in its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of the content. Engulf Event Management L.L.C has no liability or responsibility to Vendors or users for performance or nonperformance of such activities set forth in this article.

The Vendors /user of The Platform may send any suggestion regarding The Platform to Engulf Event Management L.L.C via E. mail: [email protected]

10 – Compensation:

You agree to indemnify Engulf Event Management L.L.C from any claim or loss alleging or resulting from your use or misuse of The Platform, your breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use, your violation of any third party’s proprietary rights, or any disputes between you and one or more Vendors/users connected to or arising from The Platform in any way.

11- Modifications of the Terms:

Engulf Event Management L.L.C reserves the right at any time and without prior notice to modify these Terms and Conditions of Use and to impose new or modified conditions on your use of The Platform

12- Governing Law and Dispute Resolution

These Terms and Conditions of Use are governed by the laws of United Arab Emirates and Dubai.

In the event of any disputes between the Vendors/user and Engulf Event Management L.L.C, the applicable law will be that of United Arab Emirates and Dubai governing laws, and the courts of the Emirate of Dubai shall have the exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim that arises out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions of Use.

We will not trade with or provide any services to OFAC and sanctioned countries

 

United Arab of Emirates is our country of domicile

Responsibilities of the buyer

When clicking on the ‘Proceed to Checkout’ link of any item or workshop  the buyer is entering into an agreement with the seller to purchase that item. You must complete the transaction in the manner specified. By purchasing an item, you state that you have the legal right to enter into and complete the transaction.

When a successful purchase has been made the buyer is responsible for making relevant communications with the seller in order to complete the transaction. Please note a purchase is only made once payment is collected. Items added to the cart may or may not be available at time of purchase.

When making a payment for a workshop or art class, please read carefully all details of the event before confirming payment. Workshops and Art classes can only be exchanged and refunded 48 hours before the event. If the workshop is cancelled within 48 hours of the event, no refund can be made. Store credit will only available to those with a valid emergency on a case by case basis.

The buyer is responsible for ensuring their shipping address is specified correctly when making a purchase on Engulf Art.

The buyer must observe and comply with all applicable regulations and legislation, including obtaining all necessary customs, import or other permits to purchase goods from the website and pay any associated fees or charges. The importation or exportation of certain goods to a buyer may be prohibited by certain laws. Engulf Art makes no representation and accepts no liability in respect of the export or import of goods listed on the website.

Some shop fronts at https://engulf.art are not required to register for VAT. If you have purchased products from a VAT registered shop front, a tax invoice will be emailed to you following confirmation of your order.

Payments in Mastercard, Visa, Cash, and bank transfers in AED Currency (DHS) are acceptable.

The Buyer/Cardholder must retain a copy of transaction records and Merchant policies and rules

The User/Buyer is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of his account

MULTI-CURRENCY PRICED TRANSACTION

the displayed price and currency selected by you, will be the same price and currency charged to the Card and printed on the Transaction Receipt.

PURCHASES.

Engulf Event Management L.L.C accepts payment by bank transfer, Visa or Mastercard debit and credit cards in AED for its products and services. All online purchases are also governed by the terms and conditions of respective merchant service providers. Please review respective merchant service provider’s user agreement and privacy policy before entering any transaction. Interpretation. These Terms of Use supersede all other written and oral communications or agreements with regard to the subject matters discussed in these Terms of Use. A waiver or modification of these Terms of Use will only be effective if made in writing signed by an authorized officer of Engulf Event Management L.L.C. All refunds will be made onto the original mode of payment.

15- Events beyond our control (Force Majeure):

We shall have no liability to you for any failure, breach or any delay of any nature whatsoever that is caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control including, without limitation, strikes, lock-outs and other industrial disputes, breakdown of information communication technology systems or network access, flood, fire, explosion or accident.

16 – The Engulf Art Cancelation Policy

Customers can cancel their order for artwork within 24 hours from the time of placing the order online; refunds will be made back to the payment solution used initially by the customer. Please allow for up to 45 days for the refund transfer to be completed.

Customers have 7 days from date of delivery to report any damage or complaint with their order.

The email request for return must include images of product.

the displayed price and currency selected by you, will be the same price and currency charged to the Card and printed on the Transaction Receipt.