Terms of Use

Last updated on 7 Jan 2019

Introduction

Please read these Terms of Use contained herein carefully as they apply to your access and use of the website https://ace.org.sg/ (the “Site”) which is owned and operated by Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) Ltd (“ACE”, “we”, “our” or “us”) and our social media channels. By accessing and using any part of the Site or our social media channels, you are deemed to have accepted, and you agree to be legally bound by, these Terms of Use without limitation or qualification. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not access or use the Site.

General

These Terms of Use may be changed from time to time. All changes will be posted on this page, and your access or use of the Site and our social media channels after such changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to these Terms of Use as modified by the changes. You should therefore read this page carefully each time you visit the Site or our social media channels.

Privacy Policy

By accessing or using the Site, you are deemed to have also accepted our Privacy Policy here.

Proprietary Rights

The content and materials which we make available on the Site and on our social media channels, including but not limited to the information, graphics, images, videos as well as any software programs (collectively “Content”), are protected by copyright, trademark and other forms of intellectual property laws. Unless expressly stated, all rights, title, benefit and interest in the Content are owned by, licensed to or controlled by ACE.

Restrictions on Use of Site and Content

All Content is made available for your personal use only.

Except as provided above, You shall not hyperlink, use, reproduce, modify, transmit, disseminate, sell, distribute, republish, broadcast, circulate or commercially exploit any part of this Site or the Content in any manner for any other purpose without our express written consent. If a request is submitted to us for such use of this Site or the Content, we reserve the right to agree to or refuse the request at our sole discretion and may impose terms and conditions to be adhered to if permission is granted for such use.Other Restrictions on Use of Site

You shall not:

  1. use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper operation of the Site.

  2. use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site.

  3. attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any ACE server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.

  4. probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site.

  5. reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site.

You agree not to:

  1. use the Site for purposes of conducting and/or disseminating surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or sending of any duplicative or unsolicited messages;

  2. use the Site to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy) of others;

  3. publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information on the Site;

  4. upload to, or otherwise make available on, the Site files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you have ownership or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consent to do the same;

  5. upload files to the Site that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property of another; violate any applicable laws or regulations; or

  6. create a false identity in your use of the Site for the purpose of misleading others.

Social Media Channels

We reserve all rights relating to our social media channels, including but not limited to: (i) adding, removing, or modifying any content, (ii) blocking disruptive users; and (iii) discontinuing any of our social media channels at any time.

We do not create, control, represent, or endorse any content, opinions or statements expressed by others within our social media channels, including those that follow or “like” us and those followed or “liked” by us (“Third Party Content”). We are not responsible for such Third Party Content. In addition, if we follow another user’s account, “like” another page, re-tweets, “favourites,” shares, or otherwise re-posts another user’s content, such an action does not constitute an endorsement by us.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

Nothing in the Site or on our social media channels constitutes a representation or an offer or otherwise, and shall not bind ACE in any way.

The Site and the Content are provided on an “as-is, where-is” basis without any warranties of any kind, express or implied. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we do not warrant and hereby disclaim any warranty:

  1. as to the accuracy, correctness, reliability, currentness, timeliness, non-infringement, title, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose, of the Site and the Content;

  2. that the Content or the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects in the Content or the Site will be corrected, or that the Content, Site and/or the Site server are and will be free of all viruses and / or other harmful elements.

We will not be liable for any damage or loss of any kind, howsoever caused as a result (whether direct or indirect) of the access or use of the Site, including but not limited to any damage or loss suffered as a result of reliance on the Content.

Acknowledgement

You acknowledge and agree that:-

  1. You are solely responsible for (and that we have no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any data that you transmit, update, post, share or upload while using the Site or any of our social media channels and for the consequences of your actions (including any loss or damage which we may suffer) by doing so.

  2. Your use of the Site and/or our social media channels and reliance on the Content are entirely at your own risk.

  3. We reserve the right to review materials posted, to edit, refuse to post, to remove any content, terminate your access to the Site and/or our social media channels in our sole discretion at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.

  4. All feedback, comments, information, ideas, suggestions, documents, and/or proposals (“Contributions”) given to us, whether through the Site or any of our social media channels or otherwise, shall be non-confidential and we shall be free to use, for any purpose, any ideas, concepts, techniques or know-how contained in such Contribution, and any use, adaptation, modification, reproduction or distribution of the Contributions shall be property of ACE without any obligation to you.

  5. The Site and/or our social media channels may become temporarily unavailable for a number of reasons, including but not limited to, capacity constraints, transmission limitations, equipment modifications, upgrades, relocations, and repairs. Notwithstanding this, we will use reasonable commercial efforts to minimize such non-availability of the Site and our social media channels.

Reserved Rights

We reserve the right to update or modify the Site from time to time.

We further reserve all rights to deny or restrict access to the Site or any parts(s) thereof to any particular person (whether such person is a subscriber or otherwise), or to block access from a particular Internet address to the Site, at any time, for any reason whatsoever and without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

Links from the Site to Other Websites

The Site may contain hyper-links to websites which are not produced or maintained by us. We make no representation and are not responsible for those websites and shall not be liable for any damages or loss arising from access to those websites. Any content, services, representations made on such websites are solely the responsibility of the operator of those websites and we assume no responsibility for any content, the operation or the services provided thereon. Use of the hyper-links and access to such linked websites are entirely at your own risk.

All hyper-links to other websites are provided as a convenience to you as a user of the Site. In no circumstances shall ACE be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with the websites to which the Site is linked.

Links to the Site from Other Websites

In no circumstances shall ACE be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any of the websites that link to the Site or any part(s) thereof.

We reserve the right to disable any unauthorised links or frames to the Site, and we disclaim all responsibility for websites which link to the Site, including any content which are on those websites.

Applicable Law

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the Republic of Singapore.