These Terms and Conditions consist of TERMS OF SERVICE, DELIVERY AND REFUND POLICY and PRIVACY POLICY that must be read together and form integral part of the commitments undertaken by Dine 2 Gather LLC. Dine 2 Gather LLC is a limited liability company incorporated under the laws of the United Arab Emirates, with business license number 1701507.01 and is registered in Sharjah Media City, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Separate provisions are embodied in these documents that you must be acquainted with before transacting our site (www.dinetogather.com) or using our Services. Please read these documents carefully. They detail the Services, which we will provide, and they set out the obligations and rights applying between you and Dine To Gather.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, by continuing to use our Services you are implying that you have read and accepted these Terms and Conditions.

These Terms and Conditions were published on and last updated on 5th February 2018.

For the sake of avoidance, these Terms and Conditions apply to all participants namely the cooking partners and the guests.

TERMS OF SERVICE

OVERVIEW

This website is operated by Dine To Gather. Our country of domicile is United Arab Emirates. Throughout the site, the terms 'we', 'us' and 'our' refer to Dine To Gather. Dine To Gather offers this website, including all information, tools and services, links to partners and third parties available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.

By visiting our site and/or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions ('Terms of Service', 'Terms'), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.

Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.

Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to transact our services to you.

SECTION 1 - ONLINE STORE TERMS

By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of 21 and have a valid health insurance cover. Minors under the age of 21 or any prospect not holding a valid health insurance cover are prohibited to register as a user of the Service and are not allowed to transact or use the website. Dine To Gather is entitled to verify a person's identity and insurance cover by presenting an identity document e. g. Emirates ID Card online and the health insurance card.

You may not use our Service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws under the jurisdiction of the United Arab Emirates (including but not limited to copyright laws and or alcohol consumption in the United Arab Emirates). See also Sections 9 and 12 below.

You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.

A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of the Service.

Dine To Gather reserves the right to communicate with you by email, electronic chats, online discussions, telephone, post, newsletters issued by us and/or any other mean of communications, whether such communication is personally addressed to you or generally addressed to all our users. By accepting these Terms of Service you acknowledge and confirm that all such means of communications are deemed acceptable and any such communication so provided shall be deemed to have been received by you.

SECTION 2 - GENERAL CONDITIONS

We reserve the right to refuse Service to anyone for any reason at our sole discretion and without having to justify our decision.

You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks. See also Section 4 of our Privacy Policy.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the Service is provided, without express written permission by us.

The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.

SECTION 3 - ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION

We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timelier sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.

This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

IN NO EVENT SHALL DINE TO GATHER OR ITS PERSONEL AND PARTNERS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO ANY USE, CONTINUED USE OR RELIANCE ON ANY SUCH INFORMATION OR TOOLS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RESULTING FROM ERRORS IN, OMISSIONS OF OR ALTERATIONS TO ANY SUCH INFORMATION, TOOLS AND LINKS

SECTION 4 - MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES

The Dine To Gather event ticket INCLUDES and is limited to the following Service:

  1. Arrangement of a cooking partner (if required)
  2. Data management and event scheduling
  3. Assigned Dine To Gather contact person during the event
  4. After-Dinner Event organization

Comments and special requests

Dine To Gather considers comments and special requests as good as possible, but reserves its rights to take them into consideration, to disregard them or to decide to cancel the projected event in case it is compliant with the comments or special request. See also Section 9. Requests for changes of the cooking partner or course need to be sent immediately to event@dinetogather.com on the day the information of the cooking partner and the event schedule have been received. After being reviewed an information is sent.

Dine To Gather EXCLUDES the right on any other Service than listed above, mainly but not limited to:

Costs for cooking ingredients and beverages at the private event locations, transportation to the event locations, food and beverage at the After-Dinner Event location etc. It'˜s up to the after-dinner event location to offer free drinks or special prices and same shall be specified as the case may be.

Dine To Gather excludes any responsibility related to food and beverages (e. g. quality, impact, preparation, food compatibility etc.), transport, people behaviour, offers at the after-dinner location, etc. . Dine To Gather only provides the information on food compatibility as far as given by the participant at date of purchase.

EVENT PARTICIPATION IS AT ALL PARTICIPANTS OWN RISK. See further Section 12 and 13.

Prices for our Service are stated for each event on www.dinetogather.com and are subject to change without notice. We accept payments online using Visa and MasterCard credit/debit card in AED. In case of change in law, Dine To Gather reserves the rights to charge additional costs imposed or taxes levied upon by the government of United Arab Emirates to its customers.

We reserve the right at any time without notice to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof).

We shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

SECTION 5 - SERVICES

Our Service is available exclusively online through the website and may have limited quantities and is subject to return or exchange only according to our Delivery and Refund Policy.

We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colours and images of our Service that appear at the store. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display of any colour will be accurate.

We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our Service to any person. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any Service that we offer. Unless beforehand accepted by you for a specific event which is already paid by you, all Service descriptions or pricing are subject to change at any time without notice, at our sole discretion. We reserve the right to discontinue any Service at any time. Any order for any Service made by you on this side is void where prohibited.

We do not warrant that the quality of any Service, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected before the Service is delivered to you.

SECTION 6 - ACCURACY OF BILLING AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION

We reserve the right to refuse any abusive or inappropriate order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. In the event that we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e-mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors.

You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made at our store. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed. When you make a payment for our Service on our website, the details you are asked to submit will be provided directly to our payment provider via a secured connection. The cardholder retains a receipt with the transaction record and link to third party policies and rules.

For more detail, please review our Delivery and Refund Policy.

SECTION 7 - OPTIONAL TOOLS

We may provide you with access to third party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control nor input.

You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools 'as is' and 'as available' without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third party tools.

Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third party provider(s).

We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject to these Terms of Service.

SECTION 8 - THIRD PARTY LINKS

Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third parties.

Third party links on this site may direct you to third party websites that are not affiliated with us or controlled by us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties.

We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third party websites. Please review carefully the third party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third party products should be directed to the third party.

SECTION 9 - USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS

If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us for the good of the Dine To Gather community and the enhancement of the Services. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove comment that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Service.

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.

SECTION 10 - PERSONAL INFORMATION

Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Privacy Policy that by using our website or the Services, you unconditionally accept to adhere to. To view our Privacy Policy.

SECTION 11 - ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS

Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time and without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).

We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website, should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.

SECTION 12 - PROHIBITED USES

In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service and to the commonly accepted standards of good conduct or table manner, you are prohibited from using the site or its content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet; or (l) you offend or criticize the UAE religious, institutional or cultural principles. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.

SECTION 13 - DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.

We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable all the time or over a continuous period of time.

You agree that from time to time we may remove the Service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the Service at any time, without notice to you.

YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE AND ALL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES DELIVERED TO YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE ARE (EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY STATED BY US) PROVIDED 'AS IS' AND 'AS AVAILABLE' FOR YOUR USE, WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, MERCHANTABLE QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, DURABILITY, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

IN NO CASE SHALL DINE TO GATHER, OUR DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, INTERNS, SUPPLIERS, SERVICE PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS, MEDICAL COSTS AND EXPENSES, HEALTH DAMAGE, CLAIM, OR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS, LOST REVENUE, LOST SAVINGS, LOSS OF DATA, REPLACEMENT COSTS, OR ANY SIMILAR DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF ANY OF THE SERVICE OR ANY PRODUCTS PROCURED WHILE USING THE SERVICE, OR FOR ANY OTHER CLAIM (INDEMNITY CLAIM, OR RECOURSE ACTION OR COUNTER CLAIM) RELATED IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE OR ANY PRODUCT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT, OR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SERVICE OR ANY CONTENT (OR PRODUCT) POSTED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SERVICE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THEIR POSSIBILITY. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, OUR LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE PRICE PAID BY YOU OR TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE MAKE NO, AND HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL, REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE AVAILABILITY, OPERATION AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR SERVICES ON OR ACCESSED VIA OUR WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. NEITHER THE WEBSITE, NOR ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR SERVICES AVAILABLE VIA THE SITE, CONSTITUTES OR IS INTENDED TO CONSTITUTE, OR SHOULD BE CONSTRUED AS, A SOLICITATION OR ANY OFFER TO BUY. IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THE SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE OR CURRENT AND WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS THEREIN OR FOR ANY ADVERSE CONSEQUENCES RESULTING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY ASPECT OF THE SITE. FURTHER, WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES THAT OUR WEBSITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURED, OR FREE OF ERRORS OR VIRUSES, OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

SECTION 14 - INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Dine To Gather and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand (indemnity claim, or recourse action or counter claim), including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.

SECTION 15 - FORCE MAJEURE

We may, in our reasonable opinion, determine that a Force Majeure Event exists. A Force Majeure Event will include, but is not limited to, the following:

(i) any act, event or occurrence (including without limitation any strike, riot or civil unrest, act of terrorism, war, industrial action, acts and regulations of any governmental or supra national bodies or authorities) that, in our opinion, prevents us from offering the Services; or

(ii) any breakdown or failure of transmission, communication or computer facilities, interruption of power supply, or electronic or communications equipment failure; or

(v) the failure of any relevant supplier, or partner or third party in relation to the operation of our website or the performance of the Service.

If we determine that a Force Majeure Event exists, we may without notice and at any time, acting reasonably, take one or more of the following steps:

  • suspend or modify the Service; and/or
  • suspend or modify the application of all or part of these Terms of Service to the extent that the Force Majeure Event makes it impossible or impracticable for us to comply thereto.

You agree that we will not be liable in any way to you or to any other person in the event of a Force Majeure Event, nor for our actions pursuant to this Section and these Terms and Conditions, if we decide to take such action or decide to terminate the relation with you, either permanently or temporarily. The parties shall be released of all responsibilities for partial or full non-fulfilment, as well as for improper fulfilment of the obligations under these Terms and Conditions, if such non-fulfilment or improper fulfilment was a result of a Force Majeure Event.

SECTION 16 - SEVERABILITY

In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

SECTION 17 - TERMINATION

The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.

These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.

If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly we may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).

We reserve the right to terminate these Terms of Service and your account and registration (including your username and password) in the following cases:

  • If for any reason we decide to discontinue providing the Service, by providing at least a 3 (three) calendar days' notice (which may be provided by email, etc.);
  • If we believe that you have breached any of the terms of these Terms of Services, immediately without notice;
  • If your use of the Service has been in any way improper or breaches the spirit of these Terms of Services; or
  • death of the user, immediately without notice.

You may terminate these Terms of Services and your account and registration (including your username and password) at any time by sending an email, which shall occur within 7 calendar days after receipt of your email on our servers.

SECTION 18 - ENTIRE AGREEMENT

The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to other payment providers or partners. The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).

Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party and Dine To Gather.

SECTION 19 - GOVERNING LAW

These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with the laws of United Arab Emirates without reference to any of its conflict of law rules.

In the event of a conflict between any provision of these Terms of Services and any relevant legislation and regulations, the relevant legislation and regulations shall prevail.

All disputes arising out of or in connection with this Terms and Conditions, including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, shall, unless amicably settled between the Parties, be finally settled by arbitration according to the Rules of Arbitration of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Rules (United Arab Emirates) by one arbitrator in accordance with said Rules. The seat of arbitration shall be Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The procedural law of this place shall apply where the Rules are silent. The arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in English. The arbitrator shall be a lawyer, legal consultant or judge.

SECTION 20 - CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICE

You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at this page.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes. Modifications will be effective on the day they are posted.

SECTION 21 - CONTACT INFORMATION

Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at  policies@dinetogather.com.