Terms of Use

By accessing and using this website, you agree to the following terms and conditions (the "Terms"):


This website, including all its content and functionality, is the intellectual property of CDS and is protected by international copyright laws.

Use of site contents

CDS hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license for the term hereof to access and download, display, and print one copy of the content and functionality displayed on the CDS website on one computer solely for your internal, business [non-commercial] use, provided that you do not modify the site content in any way and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices displayed on the CDS website. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, post, republish, or disclose the CDS website content without obtaining prior written consent from CDS.

Website access and availability

The CDS website may become unavailable to you, without notice to you or liability to us or any third party, as a result of maintenance, malfunction of computer hardware or software, or for other reasons, and may result in damages to your systems or operations. You shall be solely responsible for ensuring that any information or content obtained from the CDS website does not contain any virus, worm, mole or other computer software code or subroutine designed to disable, erase, impair or otherwise damage your systems, software, or data.

3rd party websites

CDS may provide links to third-party websites, and some of the content appearing to be on this website may be supplied by third parties. CDS assumes no responsibility for these third-party websites, which are governed by the Terms of Use and privacy policies, if any, of the applicable third-party content providers.

Right to amend the Terms

CDS reserves the right to change, modify, add or delete portions of the Terms at any time, without prior notice. Please re-review the Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the CDS website will mean that you accept such changes or deletions.


The content and functionality on the site is provided with the understanding that CDS is not herein engaged in rendering professional advice and services to you. All content and functionality on the site is provided on "as is, as available" basis without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. CDS makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the ownership, accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the site content. CDS shall have no liability or responsibility for any information published on linked websites. CDS shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages or for lost revenues or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages or losses and regardless of the theory of liability. CDS does not warrant that the CDS website will be uninterrupted or error-free. You expressly agree that the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the site and the accuracy or completeness of the content is assumed solely by you.


You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold CDS, and all of its predecessors, successors, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and past and present officers, directors, shareholders, investors, employees, agents, information providers, attorneys, representatives licensors and information providers (collectively, the "CDS Representatives") harmless from and against any and all liability, losses, costs and expenses (including attorneys' fees) incurred by CDS or any CDS Representative in connection with any claim arising out of any use or alleged use by you of this website or arising out of or in relation to any breach by you of the Terms and conditions, or the representations, warranties and covenants you made by agreeing to these Terms.

Governing law

These Terms shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Lebanon, without regard to conflict of laws principles

  • Entire agreement
  • The Terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties [the user and CDS] with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding the subject matter hereof. Any waiver of any provision of this agreement will be effective only if in writing and signed by CDS