We reserve the right at any time, with or without cause, to change the terms and conditions of this Agreement; change the Website, including eliminating or discontinuing any Information or Services or other feature of the Website; or deny or terminate your use of and/or access to the Website.
The Website is owned and operated by Direct Pte Ltd and the company together with its owners, agents, employees and directors are collectively referred to in this agreement as the “Company”.Permitted Use of Services and Information
The services made available on, by or through the Website, which include or may include, without limitation, DirectSG registration, marketplace for third-party products and services, message boards and involvement in DirectSG events (collectively, the "Services"), as well as any information provided on, by or through the Website or as part of or in connection with the Services or otherwise, including but not limited to data, text, graphics, designs, logos, images, audio/visual materials, links and references (collectively, the "Information"), are provided for personal use only and not for any for-profit or commercial activities or purpose or for resale, except as expressly permitted herein. Without the written consent of DirectSG, no Information or any other DirectSG materials or property may be copied, reproduced, displayed, republished, downloaded, posted, digitized, translated, modified, transmitted, distributed or commercially exploited in any way, except as expressly permitted herein.
DirectSG permits you to view and print a reasonable number of copies of web pages located on the Website for your own personal use, but not for any for-profit or commercial purpose or for resale; provided that (a) you retain all trademark, copyright, and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials, (b) you provide attribution to DirectSG, (c) the material is printed in its entirety without modification, reformatting or adaptation of any kind, and (d) any such copies are subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement and remain the property of DirectSG. You understand and agree that you may not authorize any Information to be reproduced, modified, displayed, performed, transferred, distributed or otherwise used by any third party, and you agree that you will take all reasonable steps to prevent any unauthorized reproduction and/or other use of the Information. You agree to advise DirectSG promptly of any such unauthorized use of which you are aware. Failure to abide by these conditions will immediately terminate this permission and may result in the infringement of the copyrights and/or trademarks and other proprietary rights of DirectSG or others.
Contractors may elect to register with DirectSG an account ("Partner Account") and create a professional profile on DirectSG. Subject to and conditioned on compliance with all of the terms of this Agreement, such users are permitted to use the partner account/profile features offered by DirectSG to promote their business. All such DirectSG professional features are subject to discontinuance or change at any time. All of the terms and conditions of this Agreement apply to your use of any such partner account and profile, including without limitation, maintaining profile information, uploading or other posting of Content, posting of Reviews and indemnification obligations.Third-Party Links
You may be provided the opportunity to purchase products and services offered and sold by third parties (“Products”) through the Services. The information provided for any Product listing is provided by DirectSG’s third-party vendors, and, while we require vendors to provide complete, accurate and non- misleading Product information, we do not represent, warrant or guarantee that such Product descriptions are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free, and we are not responsible for, and disclaim any liability arising from or relating to, such Product listing information. All purchases of Products made by you through the Services are a direct sale and purchase between you and the applicable vendor. DirectSG is not a party to such transaction, and only facilitates the transaction between you and the vendor by providing a marketplace for the marketing, offering and sale of Products. Payments for Products transacted through the Service will be remitted to the vendor, and the vendor will be solely responsible for fulfilling and shipping your order, providing related customer support and warranty service and processing returns and exchanges. The Services will facilitate your communication with the vendor for the purpose of making return, exchange or warranty requests or making claims for non-delivery, damaged goods or items not as described in accordance with any applicable terms or policies in the Product listing. In addition, the Services may alert you to any Product issues or recalls of which the vendor notifies DirectSG. DirectSG does not provide any warranty on any of the Products, whether express or implied, and does not assume, and hereby disclaims, any responsibility or liability for the actions or inactions of the third-party vendors of such Products, or for the Products offered, sold or provided by, any third party through the Service.
Descriptions or images of, or references to, third-party Products or publications on the Website do not imply our endorsement of such Products and publications, and we are not responsible for, and disclaim any endorsement of, any such Product or publication.Acceptable Use Policy
You agree not to use the Information, Services or the Website to take any action or actions that:
are contrary to DirectSG's public image, goodwill or reputation;
infringe on our or any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy;
express or imply that any of your statements, activities or causes are endorsed by us, without our prior written consent in each instance;
violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance or regulation, or encourage any conduct that could constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability;
are libelous, defamatory, threatening, harassing, invasive of privacy, abusive, tortious, hateful, discriminatory, pornographic or obscene;
transmit any trade secret or other material, non-public information about any person, company or entity without the authorization to do so;
restrict or inhibit any other visitor from using the Website, including, without limitation, by means of "hacking" or defacing any portion of the Website;
modify, adapt, sub-license, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble any portion of the Website or Information;
remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on the Information, Website, or Services; sublicense, sell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, or convey any rights under this Agreement to any third party, or otherwise commercially exploit or profit from the information or content of the Website, or any portion thereof, in any manner whatsoever, except as expressly permitted herein;
"Frame" or "mirror" any part of the Website without our prior written authorization;
distribute any virus, worm or other similar or deleterious files, scripts or programming routines;
interfere with or disrupt any services or equipment with the intent of causing an excessive or disproportionate load on the infrastructure of DirectSG or its licensors or suppliers;
involve the preparation or distribution of junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or other deceptive or unsolicited bulk or commercial email, or violate in any way the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act (CAN-SPAM Act of 2003);
use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other manual or automatic device or process to retrieve, index, "data mine" the Website or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Website or its contents, authentication and security measures;
forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any submission;
execute any form of network monitoring or run a network analyzer or packet sniffer or other technology to intercept, decode, mine or display any packets used to communicate between the Website's servers or any data not intended for you; and/or
Harvest or collect information about any Website visitors or members without their express consent.
Improper use of the Information, Services and Website may result in termination of your access to and use of the Website, and/or civil or criminal liabilities.
The Website is owned and operated by DirectSG and its licensors, and the Information and Services (and any intellectual property and other rights relating thereto) are and will remain the property of DirectSG and its licensors and suppliers. The Information and Services are protected by Singapore and international copyright, trademark, and other laws, and you acknowledge that these rights are valid and enforceable. Except as set forth in this Agreement, you may not copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, sub-license, sell, reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble any part of the Website or any Service or Information without our prior written permission. The Information, Website, and Services may be used solely (a) to the extent permitted in this Agreement or (b) as expressly authorized in writing by DirectSG or, if so indicated in writing by DirectSG, its licensors or suppliers. Use of the Website or any Services or Information for any other purpose is strictly prohibited. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by using the Website or any Services or Information.
The trademarks, logos, and service marks displayed on the Website (collectively, the "Trademarks") are the registered and unregistered trademarks of DirectSg, DirectSg licensors and suppliers, and/or others. GoDirect® is a registered trademark of Direct Pte Ltd. Nothing contained in this Agreement or the Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark(s) without the express written permission of DirectSG, DirectSG licensors or suppliers, or the third party owner of any such Trademark, except as set forth in the following paragraph.Claims of Copyright or Trademark Infringement
If you believe that any materials on this Site infringe your copyright, you may request that they be removed. This request must bear a signature (or electronic equivalent) of the copyright holder or an authorized representative and must:
identify the allegedly infringing materials;
indicate where on the Site the infringing materials are located;
provide your name and contact information;
state that you have a good faith belief that the materials are infringing;
state that the information in your claim is accurate; and
indicate that "under penalty of perjury" you are the lawful copyright owner or are authorized to act on the owner's behalf. With regards to copyright issues, kindly email to email@example.com
This Agreement is effective from the date that you first access the Website or submit any information to DirectSG, whichever is earlier, and shall remain effective until terminated in accordance with its terms. DirectSG may immediately terminate this Agreement, and/or your access to and use of the Website, or any portion thereof, at any time and for any reason, with or without cause, without prior notice. This Agreement will also terminate automatically if you fail to comply with any term or provision of this Agreement. Upon termination of this Agreement by either party, your right to use the Website shall immediately cease, and you shall destroy all copies of information that you have obtained from the Website, whether made under the terms of this Agreement or otherwise. All disclaimers and all limitations of liability and all DirectSG rights of ownership shall survive any termination.
We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify, discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website, or any part or portion thereof, with or without notice to you. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Website, or any part of portion thereof. Nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to obligate DirectSG to maintain and support the Website, or any part or portion thereof, during the term of this Agreement.Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
Use of the Website/Services is at your own risk. The Website/Services are provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
To the extent permitted by law, DirectSG will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website/Services.
DirectSG makes no warranty that the Website/Services will meet your requirements, that the Content will be accurate or reliable, that the functionality of the Website/Services will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website/Services or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or anything else that may be harmful or destructive.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of directsg.com.sg for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of DirectSG or that of its employees or agents.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
Information and contents compiled for the Website are based on the criteria set solely by DirectSG consultants and researchers.
You agree to fully indemnify, defend, and hold DirectSG, our licensors, suppliers, agents, successors, and assigns and our and their directors, officers, employees, consultants, and other representatives, harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, losses, costs (including reasonable attorneys' fees), and other expenses that arise directly or indirectly out of or from:
your breach of this Agreement, including but not limited to the Acceptable Use Policy;
any allegation that any materials you submit to us or transmit to the Website infringe or otherwise violate the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or other intellectual property or other rights of any third party;
your activities in connection with the Website or other websites to which the Website is linked; and/or
your negligence or willful misconduct.
This agreement shall be construed in accordance with the applicable laws of Singapore. The Courts at Singapore shall have exclusive jurisdiction in any proceedings arising out of this agreement.
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