INTRODUCTION

These are our general terms of service that govern the relationship between WATHEFA.com (“Company”, “we”, “us”) and any person who uses employment/ freelance services from the Companyand/or website (“the client” or “you”).

(“Website”) means a set of related web pages located under www.wathefa.com domain name, created by the Company as a digital platform to make accessible the services offered by the Company’s best legal and certified sources to the client. You agree that by accessing the Website, you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by all of these Terms of Service. If you do not agree with all of these Terms of Service, then you are expressly prohibited from using the Website and you must discontinue use immediately. The Website is not under for persons under 18 years of age.

By using the Website, you represent and warrant that all information you submit will be true and accurate and that you will maintain the accuracy of such information by updating any such information as is necessary; you agree to comply with these Terms of Service.

Registering an account on the Website requires personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address, phone number, location, marital status, Driver’s license number; jobseeker additionally needs to provide Curriculum vitae (CV), amount of current and expected salary. This information submitted is protected by our Privacy Policy. You are able to register the account on the Website through your Facebook/Google/LinkedIn account.

You are responsible for the confidentiality of your password and agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You are solely liable for any activities or actions taken under your login and password by you or by any third party, whether intentionally or negligently. The Company shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from any fraudulent use of your account by not safeguarding your password.

We use "cookies" to help you personalise the use of our Website. Cookies are text files, containing small amounts of information, which are downloaded to your browsing device (such as a computer or smartphone) when you visit a Website. Cookies can be recognized by the website that downloaded them — or other websites that use the same cookies. This helps websites know if the browsing device has visited them before. We use cookies to collect information about how you use the Website, for example which pages you go to most often and if you get error messages from certain pages. These cookies don’t gather information that identifies you. Also, we use cookies to allow the Website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you access the Website in or post/apply jobs from). The information these cookies collect may be anonymous and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

Any reference to any third party on the Website is provided to you for informational purposes only. Company encourages you to conduct your own research and due diligence regarding such third parties and their products and services. While we work to ensure the information on the Website is current and accurate, we do not warrant the accuracy of any information contained on the Website or its fitness for any particular purpose.

The Website and all content therein are exclusively owned, controlled, or licensed by the Company and its subsidiaries or affiliates. The Company’s name, logo, sign, trade name, or any other trademark used in the connection with the Website and or the services of the Company, may not be used without prior permission from the Company.

Both job seekers and companies should recognize that there might be a need to disclose certain confidential information to the other party, and to protect such confidential information from unauthorized use and disclosure. Therefore, you shall agree to treat any information received as highly sensitive, top secret, and classified material. Without derogating from the generality of the above, you agree to (i) maintain all such information in strict confidence; (ii) not disclose the information to any third parties; (iii) not to copy or reproduce any of the information without the permission.

You will not use the Website to communicate, post, or share information that is abusive, defamatory, fraudulent, contains adult content and/or child pornography, advocates hatred against any person or a person of a protected class based on race, creed, color or sexual orientation such as bullying, racism, bigotry or any other offensive subject matter, or contains a reference or link to a third party site that may contain such material.

You will not misuse the Website. You will not commit or encourage a criminal offense and/or illegal activity; will not access the Website through automated or non-human means; transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb, or any other material which is malicious and/or technologically harmful, in breach of confidence or in any way obscene; hack into any aspect of the Website; corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users; infringe upon the rights of any other person’s proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as “spam”; or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Website. Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense and the Company will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose your identity to them.

The Company nor its affiliates or subsidiaries are not responsible for any damages or losses arising out of or in connection with the Terms of Service, including, but not limited to: viruses or other malicious software obtained by accessing, or linking to, our Website or Website Services; glitches, bugs, errors, or inaccuracies of any kind in our Website or Website Services; damage to your hardware device from the use of the Website or Website Services; your reliance on the quality, accuracy, or reliability of job postings, recommendations, composite information, or metrics found on, used on, or made available through the Website. The Company nor its affiliates or subsidiaries, are not responsible for any legal theory, arising out of or in connection with your use, or inability to use, the Website, any websites linked to it, any content on the website or such other websites or any services or items obtained through the Website or such other websites, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, including but not limited to, personal injury, pain and suffering, emotional distress, loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of business or anticipated savings, loss of use, loss of data.

We charge a service fee per plan for job seekers and for companies. All plans are described in detail on the Website: https://wathefa.com/en/premium/packages .

We charge an activation fee of forty (40) KWD to post and promote a position which shall be deducted from the final bill. You agree to a fifty percent (50%) charge on any payment sent or received as compensation. We provide a free one time employee replacement option valid for three (3) months only from the date of activation.

We use various Payment Methods offered through the Website that may incur added fees or charges. All Payment Methods will be posted on the Website along with any associated fees or charges which may be subject to change without notice.

Upon receiving your payment through the Website, your card will be debited once authorization is received through the payment gateway My Fatoorah. All transactions are secured.

You shall be responsible for any duty tax, fee or charge of any nature imposed by any governmental authority.

You agree that we will pre-screen you as a job seeker or pre-screen jobseekers for you. We provide no warranty whatsoever or claim responsibility for the quality of service exchanged on the platform including, without limitation, warranties of non-infringement, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose. All deliverables are to be considered AS-IS.

The Company reserves the right to modify these Terms of Service at any given time. Should there be any alterations, the Company may notify you at its absolute discretion.

All content or other materials available on the our website including but not limited to code, images, text, layouts, arrangements, displays, illustrations, audio and video clips, HTML files and other content are the property of our Company and/or its affiliates or licensors and are protected by copyright, patent and/or other proprietary intellectual property rights under the relevant laws. In consideration of this Terms of Service, we grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and use the website. You may download material from the website only for your own personal, non-commercial use. You may not otherwise copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any material, nor may you modify or create derivative works of our content. The burden of determining that your use of any information, software or any other content on our website is permissible remains with you.

With respect to content you submit or otherwise make available in connection with your use of this website, and subject to our Privacy Policy, you grant our Company a transferable, royalty-free and non-exclusive license to use, distribute, sublicense, reproduce, modify, adapt and publicly display such content. You represent and warrant to us that you have all the necessary rights and/or licenses to provide, use and permit us to use such content. You are solely responsible for the payment of any third party fees related to the provision and use of such content and that said content does not and will not infringe or misappropriate any third party rights, including without limitation privacy, publicity, intellectual property and any other proprietary rights, such as copyright, trademark and patent rights, or constitute a fraudulent statement or misrepresentation or unfair business practice.

You may deregister your account at any time if you so choose. At your request, the Company may deregister your account on the Website. Any sums that were paid for purchasing plans are not refundable. The Company reserves the right to terminate your account at any time pursuant to any breaches of this Terms of Service committed by you.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Company, its officers, directors, owners, partners, employees, agents, suppliers, and any third party information provider to the Website from and against all losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including attorney’s fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms of Services; including negligent or wrongful conduct by you or your use and access of the Website.

Should you have any complaints whatsoever, please email us at info@wathefa.com, visit our main office located at 7th floor Tamden Tower, Ahmad Aljaber Street, Sharq, Kuwait City, Kuwait, or through the contact page on our website: www.wathefa.com. You agree to assist the Company to facilitate the resolution of complaints.

By visiting our Website and/or sending an SMS or email, you agree to exchange communication with us electronically. You agree that acceptance of our offer and any other Agreement formation is valid through electronic communication.

If any provision of this Terms of Service or the application thereof in any particular circumstance, is held illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, such illegality, invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect any other provision hereof and the remaining provisions of the Terms of Service shall remain in full force and effect and shall in no way be affected, impaired or invalidated.

The parties to this Agreement will not be responsible for the failure to perform, or any delay in performance of, any obligation hereunder for a reasonable period due to labor disturbances, accidents, fires, floods, telecommunications or Internet failures, strikes, wars, riots, rebellions, blockades, acts of government, governmental requirements and regulations or restrictions imposed by law or any other conditions beyond the reasonable control of such party.

These Terms of Service of the Website will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Kuwait, applicable to agreements made and to be entirely performed within the State of Kuwait.

INTRODUCTION

This is our Privacy Policy that acknowledges and maintains privacy between WATHEFA.com Company (“Company”, “we”, “us”) and any person who uses employment/ freelance services from the Company and/or website (“client” or “you”).

(“Website”) means a set of related web pages located under www.wathefa.com domain name, created by the Company as a digital platform to make accessible the services offered by the Company’s best legal and certified sources to the client. By using the Website, you agree to be bound by our Privacy Policy. This policy is also subjected to our Terms of Service.

We collect your information when you are applying for a job or searching for an employee; and/or registering an account on our Website. We store only very limited, if any, financial information that we collect. This information is limited to your name, email address, billing address, phone number, location, marital status, Driver license number and/or any such information collected through filling out our forms; jobseeker additionally needs to provide Curriculum vitae (CV), amount of current and expected salary; and if you choose to pay by credit card, credit card information, such as type of credit card, name on card, card number, validation number, and expiration date. We may retain Transactional Information as long as is necessary to fulfill the purposes specified in this Privacy Policy and for recordkeeping, subject to statutory or regulatory retention requirements and legitimate business needs, such as for order tracking and status retrieval purposes. Otherwise, all financial information is stored by our payment processors, My Fatoorah, and we encourage you to review their respective privacy policies and contact them directly for responses to your questions.

We use your information collected to:
● Create and manage your account.
● To provide and improve the Website, complete your transactions, address your inquiries, process your registration, verify the information you provide is valid.
● Develop research, offerings, training, demonstration, benchmarking, continuous improvement and facilitating the provision of its services.
● Notify you of any updates to the Website, special offers.
● Facilitate marketing communications such as newsletters.
● Create the content most relevant to you.

We will at all times comply with all laws and regulations applicable to the use of, access to, and confidentiality of data. We own all intellectual property and other rights that could result from this collection, preparation, and use.

The Website is not intended for persons under eighteen (18) years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from persons under eighteen (18) years of age. If we discover that a person under the age of eighteen (18) has provided us with personal data, we will delete the child’s personal data unless a parent or guardian provides verifiable consent to us.

The Company’s principal place of business is in the State of Kuwait. If you are visiting the Website from outside of the State of Kuwait, your information will be transferred to, stored, and processed in the State of Kuwait where our servers are located and we are based. In addition, information that we collect may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which we operate to enable the use of the information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.

You agree to update your account information as necessary. Should you decide to deactivate your account or request to do so through info@wathefa.com using the same email registered email address, we will delete your account and information from our databases. However, some information may be retained in our files to prevent fraud, troubleshoot problems, assist with order fulfillment or queries, assist with any investigations, enforce our Terms of Service, and/or comply with legal requirements.

The Company may use affiliates, software engineers, application development providers, under contract who provide Website development and maintenance that requires the provision of information collected, to accommodate the full operation of the Website. We limit the information provided only to those that are material to the functionality of their services. Our contracts with them require them to maintain the confidentiality of such information.

Your information may also be subjected to disclosure in the event of defending the rights and property of the Company, its affiliates, and/or service partners under any circumstance whatsoever. Though we make every effort to preserve your privacy, disclosure of personally identifiable information to third parties may occur in certain situations such as responding to a subpoena, court order, or other such request, responding to a law enforcement agency’s request, or as otherwise required by law; and providing personally identifiable information and/or transactional information to a third party if we file for bankruptcy, or there is a transfer of the assets or ownership in connection with proposed or consummated corporate reorganizations, such as mergers, acquisitions, or sales of business units. In all such instances, we will take the utmost care to disclose only that information that is necessary and appropriate under the circumstances.

The Company uses a third party payment processor at checkout: MyFatoorah to process payments made to us via the Website.

We retain information collected from the Website only for our records, for so long as is necessary to the operation of the Company, and/or required by applicable law/regulation. You agree to these terms to remain valid after termination of our contract with you.

The security of your data is important to us, and we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect information collected via our Website to help to ensure that the information you provide to us is protected against loss, misuse, alteration, destruction, or unauthorized access. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place commercially reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

The information stored in your profile and account is protected by the user name and password that you were provided when your account was created. You may change your user name and password at any time by logging onto the Website. You are encouraged to change passwords periodically and to protect your user name and password as you would other personally sensitive information. However, we cannot guarantee any security of any data.

In the event, the Company sells all or a portion of our assets, undergoes a merger or acquisition by another entity, we may transfer your information to the successor entity. If we go insolvent or enter bankruptcy, your information would be an asset transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that the transferee may decline honor commitments we made in this Privacy Policy.

We are not responsible for the actions of third parties with whom you share personal or sensitive data, and we have no authority to manage or control third-party solicitations.

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any given time. Should there be any alterations, the Company may notify you.

If you have questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please email us at info@wathefa.com or visit our main office located at 7th floor Tamden Tower, Ahmad Aljaber Street, Sharq, Kuwait City, Kuwait or through the contact page on our website: www.wathefa.com. You agree to assist the Company to facilitate the resolution of complaints. For purposes of this Privacy Policy, a complaint can be the occurrence of, including but not limited to, any written claims or complaints; or receipt of any written communication from any applicable regulatory agency.

When you visit our Website, we log your IP address (the unique address which identifies your computer on the internet). We use IP addresses to collect broad geographic information on our Website visitors and to optimize our Website. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information.