1.1 Legal notice
This website is the website of Compliance Forte LLP (the “Firm”) and its related entities. By accessing this website, you agree to abide by the following terms. If you do not agree to and accept these terms, do not access this website or any of its pages.
You understand that these terms may be amended by the Firm from time to time in its sole discretion as it deems fit. Accordingly, it is recommended that you review these terms periodically for changes. Use of this website connotes that you have accepted any changed terms.
This website should only be used for general information purposes. The information on this website does not constitute legal, financial or professional advice, and does not constitute an advertisement, promotion, endorsement or recommendation of any kind. You should not take any action, or omit to take any action, based on any of the information on this website without first verifying such information and seeking appropriate legal, financial and other professional advice. You use this website at your sole risk.
No representation or warranty, express or implied, is given by or on behalf of the Firm or any of the Firm’s directors, officers, advisers, agents or employees or any other person as to the accuracy or completeness of the information or content contained on this website and, to the extent permitted by law, no liability whatsoever (in negligence or otherwise) is accepted by the Firm, or any of the Firm’s directors, officers, advisers, agents or employees or any other person for any loss, howsoever arising, directly or indirectly, from any use of such information or content or otherwise arising in connection therewith.
You are responsible for protecting the security and integrity of your system and data. We make no claim that this website is free from viruses or other computer or data corrupting or damaging material.
1.4 Purchase and refund policy
In order to guarantee entry into the Firm’s training sessions, events, and/or use of any of the Firm’s services and activities, please ensure that full payment is made prior through the available payment options. After processing the payment online, please printout the receipt and present it as proof of payment. The Firm operates a “No Refund” policy for purchases of all its services, training sessions, events, and/or any other activity provided by the Firm.
1.5 Third-party websites
This website may provide links to other websites. The Firm has no control over such websites. Links are provided for convenience only and not for endorsement of any website, party, products or services is expressed or implied. The Firm accepts no liability for the accuracy or otherwise of any content or the security of any activity carried out on such other websites. Your use of such websites is at your sole risk.
1.6 Solicitation for funding
The Firm does not respond to solicitations for funding. Nor does it offer introductions to individuals or companies for the purposes of soliciting funds. Persistent requests may face their IP addresses being blocked, reported, and other appropriate measures might be taken against them.
All copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights used as part of this website belong to the Firm and/or its licensors. You acquire no rights in the website other than the limited right to use the website in accordance with these terms.
Any disputes arising out of these terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the United Arab Emirates. If you choose to bring proceedings in connection with these terms, you must do so in the courts of the Abu Dhabi Global Markets (“ADGM”).
2.1 Use of data
We respect the privacy of every individual who visits our website.
When you visit certain areas of our website we may ask you for information about yourself. We may need to know your name, address and email address to provide you with information, register you for events or to reply to your queries. By submitting your personal details, you give the Firm and its related entities permission to contact you by email, telephone or post to discuss and ask further questions to aid you in your queries. Your personal information will also be retained for our records when you provide the same to us and we may provide you with information such as updates, invitations or other information (which may include displaying to you personalised content, advertising and/or information about goods and services that may be of interest to you).
If you have given us information about yourself and would like copies of that information, or if you would like us to correct any factual inaccuracies in that information, or if you would like that information deleted from our records, then please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org We will supply, correct or delete information about you in our files as soon as practicable.
What are cookies?
Cookies are little text files which are stored on the browser or hard drive of your computer or mobile device when you visit a web page or application. Cookies work to make your experience of browsing our site as smooth as possible and they remember your preferences so you don’t have to insert your details again and again.
There are different types of cookies. Some cookies come directly from our website and others come from third parties which place cookies on our site.
Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web-browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.
Enabling our websites to function properly
Analysing visitor behaviour
Optimising and personalising
Cookies are also used to optimise the web pages that you visit, and to personalise the content that we show you across all our digital assets, based on what we understand about your requirements.
You can control whether to accept cookies or not. If you decide to not accept cookies, some features and services on our websites will not function properly. To opt-out of these cookies you will need to change the settings on your browser.
If you block cookies on our website, you may be unable to access certain areas of our website and certain functions and pages will not work in the usual way.
2.3 Statistical information on website activity
For statistical purposes, we collect information on website activity (such as the number of users who visit the website, the date and time of visits, the number of pages viewed, navigation patterns etc). This information on its own does not identify you as an individual but it does provide us with statistics that we can use (and may share with third parties) to analyse and improve our website and services.
We may also log IP addresses (the electronic addresses of computers connected to the internet) to analyse trends, administer this website, track user movements on this website and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use by us, our related entities and third parties.
2.4 Safeguarding personal information
We use reasonable security methods and technologies to keep your personal information secure, including restricting unauthorised access to your personal information and using firewalls and secure databases.
However, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as completely secure. As a result, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information and you transmit such information at your own risk.
2.5 Storing user’s personal information
Our hard copy records are stored in the United Arab Emirates but we may store electronic copies of your personal information on servers outside the United Arab Emirates. Where we do so, we will have arrangements in place with third parties hosting our data to ensure it is held securely.