Terms of Use and Privacy Policy


Preamble

This page contains the terms and conditions for use and privacy policy of this website, Shops.SG (located at http://shops.sg).

Terms of Use

Agreement

1. Acceptance

The Internet website ("Site"), located at host address http://shops.sg and any other host addresses ending with shops.sg and managed by its legal owner and agents (collectively referred to as "Shops.SG"), provides an online information service ("Service"). By using the Service or connecting to the Site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth herein. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, do not connect to the Site or use the Service.

Shops.SG reserves the right to modify this agreement ("Agreement") at any time. Such modifications shall be effective upon posting on the Site. Your continued use of the Service shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified Agreement.

In addition, you agree to any rules and guidelines which may be imposed by Shops.SG from time to time. These rules and guidelines will be posted on the Site.

2. Privacy policy

Information provided by you are subject to Shops.SG's Privacy Policy. In particular, you agree that Shops.SG may record, access and if necessary, disclose your information : (a) as required by law; (b) to enforce the Agreement; or (c) to enable Shops.SG to provide the Service. The policy is available at http://shops.sg/terms#privacy.

3. Newsletter subscription

You may subcribe to the Shop.SG's newsletter to receive notifications and news via email. By subscribing, you agree to receive any email communication from the Shops.SG. Shops.SG reserves the right to remove you as a subscriber at our full discretion and without notice.

4. Conduct

You are solely responsible for your submitted content. You agree not to submit content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, false, tortious or which invades the privacy of others. You agree not to submit content for which you do not have the right to do so.

You acknowledge and agree that Shops.SG may, in its sole discretion, edit, move, refuse or remove any content submitted for or posted on its site for any reason whatsoever. Shops.SG shall have the right (but not the obligation) to monitor your submitted content.

5. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold Shops.SG, and its affiliates, officers, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Service.

6. Hyperlinks and External Websites

Shops.SG is not responsible for and shall not be liable for external sites which the Site or newsletter communications link to.

If you are the owner of a site hyperlinked to by the Site and disagree with the posting of or the context of the hyperlink, please contact Shops.SG via http://shops.sg/contact.

7. Linking to Shops.SG

Shops.SG allows and encourages hyperlinking from external sites to the Site at its main URL, http://shops.sg. Hyperlinking to the Site's pages constitutes acceptance of this Agreement. You may also hyperlink to subpages (pages with URLs starting with and longer than http://shops.sg/). You agree that Shops.SG has the right to, at any time, for any reason, seek the removal of the hyperlink.

8. Frames and Meta Tags

Framing and embedding include using the HTML elements <frameset>, <frame>, <iframe>, <object> or other similar methods. You must secure explicit permission from Shops.SG to frame or embed the Site wholly or in part.

You may not use any Meta tags or hidden text utilizing Shops.SG's name, domain name, subdomains or trademarks.

9. Disclaimer of Warranties

The use of information and links provided by Shops.SG is wholly at your own risk. Shops.SG expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of mercantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Shops.SG makes no warranties as to the accuracy, reliability, or security of the Service.

Whereas Shops.SG may make recommendations on and/or link to certain products and retailers, we make no warranties of any kind in relation to the products and services of the retailers. You should do your own research and due diligence before purchasing or attempting to purchase any products and/or services.

10. Limitation of Liability

Shops.SG shall not be liable for any direct or indirect damages, losses or expenses arising from the use of the Site or Service or the inability to use the Site or Service. Shops.SG shall not be liable in anyway for any losses or damages arising from your interactions (including, but not limited to, purchases) with advertisers and external parties linked to or recommended by Shops.SG. These links and recommendations may appear in the Site and/or newsletter communications sent out by Shops.SG.

11. Intellectual Property & Claims of Infringement

You acknowledge that Shops.SG reserves all rights to all intellectual properties it owns or has been assigned. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, resell or exploit commercially, the Site or Service, use of the Site or Service, or access to the Site or Service.

You agree to assign the rights, at no cost, to Shops.SG to freely use, publish, distribute, modify and reproduce content you submit or post to the Site.

Brands and trademarks mentioned in text or pictures on the Site belong by their respective owners.

As part of the Service, Shops.SG may post content from third parties. If you believe that copyrights or other intellectual property rights have been infringed, please contact Shops.SG via http://www.shops.sg/contact.

12. Unsolicited Commercial Emails (UCE) and Spamming

Shops.SG may publish contact information including email addresses of third parties online. You agree not to use such information to send UCE. As part of the Service, Shops.SG may provide facilities for emailing external parties or other users of the Service. You agree not to abuse these facilities through high-volume, repetitive or excessive use.

13. General Information / Miscellaneous Provisions

Waiver and Severability of Terms. The failure of Shops.SG to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Agreement is found by to be invalid by a court of law, the other provisions of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.

Violations. Please report any violations of the Agreement via http://shops.sg/contact

Privacy

Shops.SG recognizes the importance of privacy. This document outlines the approaches to privacy that we take. It should be read in reference to the overall terms and conditions of use found in the terms of use section located at http://shops.sg/terms.

1. Shops.SG collects personal information when you subscribe to Shops.SG's newsletter or otherwise provide such information. Users may opt not to provide such information unless it is mandatory (such as a valid contact email address).

2. Shops.SG may display such collected information publicly on its site as part of its services. Users are advised to exercise discretion in providing such information whether during newsletter subscription, or in postings to the site's services such as forums or comments.

3. Shops.SG may use cookies and other technologies to deliver, enhance or improve the quality of our services. You may decline to provide personal information to us and/or refuse cookies in your browser, although some of our features or services may be limited or may not function properly as a result.

4. Shops.SG's servers automatically record information when you visit our website, including the Web addresses, IP address, browser type, and the date and time of your visits. These information are generally non-personally identifiable. We may use such information for improving our services.

5. Shops.SG may use personal information to provide the services you've requested, including services that display customized content and advertising.

6. Shops.SG will not share your email addresses or personal information with third parties. However, we may, as part of our promotional or marketing activities, share aggregated non-personal information with third parties.

7. As part of the newsletter service, Shops.SG may send promotional content to you. Should you decide not to receive such content, you may unsubscribe from the newsletter or, if possible, configure to opt out of some categories of newsletters.

8. Notwithstanding paragraph 6, we may share information with third parties in limited circumstances, including when complying with legal process, preventing fraud or imminent harm, and ensuring the proper functioning and security of Shops.SG.