1. Definitions and interpretation
1.1 In these Conditions the following words have the following meanings :
Buyer : The person, firm or company purchasing the Goods.
Conditions : These standard terms and conditions of sale as amended from time to time in accordance with Condition 2.3
Contract : Any contract between the Seller and the Buyer for the sale and purchase of the Goods formed in accordance with Condition 3.1
Goods : any goods or materials which the Seller supplies to the Buyer (including any of them or any part of them) under a Contract.
Insolvent : Has the meaning ascribed to it in Condition 9.9
IPR : Means all intellectual and industrial property rights including patents, know-how, registered trademarks, registered designs, utility models, applications for and rights to apply for any of the foregoing, unregistered design rights, unregistered trademarks, rights to prevent passing off for unfair competition, copyright, database rights, topography rights and any other rights in any invention, discovery or process, in each case in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and all other countries in the world and together with all renewals and extensions
Seller : Hitech Industries FZE (Registration No 1251, jafza, Dubai).
Warranty Period : Has the meaning ascribed to it in Condition 11.2
1.2 Unless the context otherwise requires :
1.2.1 : References to “a person” include any individual, body corporate, association, partnership, joint venture, government, local or municipal authority, governmental or supra-governmental agency or department, state or agency of state or any other entity (in each case whether or not having separate legal personality); and
1.2.2 : References to any statute or statutory provision will include any subordinate legislation made under it and will be construed as references to such statute, statutory provision and/or subordinate legislation as modified, amended, extended, consolidated, re-enacted and/or replaced and in force from time to time; and
1.2.3 : Any words following the words “include”, “includes”, “including”, “in particular” or any similar words or expressions will be construed without limitation and accordingly will not limit the meaning of the words preceding them; and
1.2.4 : The rule known as the ejusdem generis rule will not apply and accordingly the meaning of general words introduced by the word “other” or a similar word or expression will not be restricted by reason of the fact that they are preceded by words indicating a particular class of acts, matters or things; and
1.2.5 : The singular will include the plural and vice versa and any gender includes the other gender.