1. Your Acceptance
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING "RIPPLEVOX.COM" WEBSITE ("THIS WEBSITE") AND/OR ANY CONTENT HEREIN, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT ANY OF THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS, PLEASE DISCONTINUE YOUR ACCESS TO THIS WEBSITE AND/OR ANY CONTENT HEREIN. WE MAY AT ANY TIME REVISE THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS BY UPDATING THIS VERSION. BY ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE AND/OR USING ANY CONTENT HEREIN, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ANY SUCH REVISIONS. PLEASE THEREFORE VISIT THIS WEB PAGE PERDIODICALLY TO DETERMINE ANY CHANGES TO THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS.
2. RippleVox Website
These Terms & Conditions apply to all users of this Website, including users who are also contributors or users of any content, including but not limited to all information, software, text, graphics, images, illustrations, photographs, videos, animation, audio/visual works, designs, logos and other materials (collectively, the "Content"), on this Website. This Website may contain links to third party websites which are not owned or controlled by StarHub. StarHub has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. Further, StarHub will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third party website. By using this Website, you expressly relieve StarHub from any and all liability arising from your use of any third party website.
3. Age of Consent
You represent and warrant that you are at least 15 years of age as this Website is not intended for users under 15 years of age. If you are below 15 years of age, please do not access or use this Website or any Content herein, or participate in any Activities (as defined below). Further, you also represent and warrant that you are either at least 18 years of age or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to accept and comply with these Terms & Conditions.
4. Website Access
4.1 StarHub hereby grants you permission to use this Website as set forth in these Terms & Conditions, provided that:
- your use of this Website and/or any Content herein as permitted is solely for your personal, non-commercial use;
- you will not copy or distribute any part of this Website and/or any Content herein in any medium unless expressly authorised by StarHub in writing;
- you will not alter or modify any part of this Website and/or any Content herein other than as may be reasonably necessary to use this Website (or as the case may be, the Content) for its intended purpose; and
- you will otherwise comply with these Terms & Conditions.
4.2 In order to access some features of this Website, you may have to create an account. You must not use another person's account without permission. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for all activities which occur under your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify StarHub immediately of any breach of security or unauthorised use of your account. StarHub will not be responsible in any way if your account is misappropriated by any third party.
5. Intellectual Property Rights
5.1 The Content on this Website, except all User Submissions (as defined below), are owned by or licensed to StarHub, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under Singapore and foreign laws and international conventions. Content on this Website is provided to you on a "as is" and "as available" for your information and personal use only and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners. StarHub reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to this Website and the Content herein. You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content herein other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of User Submissions of third parties obtained through this Website for any commercial purposes. If you download or print a copy of the Content for personal use, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security related features of this Website or features which prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of this Website or the Content herein.
5.2 "RippleVox", "ripplevox.com"; "starhub.com", the StarHub logo and all other trademarks, logos and servicemarks on this Website are trademarks and service marks belonging to StarHub or its licensors (collectively, the "StarHub Marks"). Any product, service, or trade name other than those owned by StarHub which identify a third party as the source thereof may, even if not so indicated, be the service mark or trademark of that third party. Third party trademarks, logos and servicemarks used on this Website are used with the permission of their owners and all of their rights are reserved. Any unauthorised use of the StarHub Marks or any third party trademarks/logos/servicemarks is strictly prohibited.
6. User Submissions, Use of this Website and Participation in Activities
6.1 This Website permit the submission of Content submitted by you and other users (collectively, the "User Submissions") and the hosting, sharing, and/or publishing of such User Submissions. You acknowledge that whether or not such User Submissions are published, StarHub does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any submissions.
6.2 You shall be solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. In connection with User Submissions, you represent and warrant that:
- you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorise StarHub to use all patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights and/or other proprietary rights in and to any and all User Submissions to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by this Website and these Terms & Conditions;
- you have the written consent, release, and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in the User Submission to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by this Website and these Terms & Conditions; and
- your User Submissions (and StarHub's use thereof in the manner contemplated by this Website and these Terms & Conditions) does not and will not violate or infringe the rights of any third parties including but not limited to their intellectual property or confidentiality rights
For the avoidance of doubt, you retain all of your ownership rights in your User Submissions. However, by submitting the User Submissions, you hereby grant StarHub a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, edit, modify, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Submissions in connection with this Website and/or the businesses and marketing activities of StarHub and its affiliates, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of this Website (and the Content herein) in any media formats and through any media channels.
In connection with User Submissions, you further agree that you will not:
- submit any Content which is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post such Content and to grant StarHub all of the rights granted herein;
- publish falsehoods or misrepresentations which may damage StarHub or any third party;
- submit any Content which is illegal, offensive, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, or encourages conduct which may be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate;
- to submit, transmit or upload any Content which contains viruses, worms, trojan horses, time bombs, cancelbots or any other harmful, damaging or destructive programs;
- post advertisements or solicitations of business; and/or
- impersonate another person.
6.4 StarHub is not responsible for your User Submission while it is on this Website, including protecting it from other people. This means that if someone else gets your User Submission from this Website and uses it for any purpose (including but not limited to selling the User Submission), StarHub is not responsible or liable for this activity and you will not require us to stop such use of your User Submission. Notwithstanding the foregoing, StarHub may remove your User Submission from this Website at any time, without notice and at its absolute discretion. StarHub makes no warranty that your User Submission or any part thereof will be utilised on this Website or any other website or if so utilised, will continue to be available for any particular period of time.
6.5 StarHub does not endorse any User Submission or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and StarHub expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submissions. StarHub does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of other intellectual property or proprietary rights on this Website, and StarHub will remove any Content (including any User Submissions) if properly notified that such Content infringes on a third party's intellectual property or proprietary rights. StarHub may suspend or terminate a user's access to this Website if such user is in violation of these Terms & Conditions. StarHub also reserves the right to decide whether any Content (including any User Submission) is appropriate and complies with these Terms & Conditions. StarHub may remove any User Submissions and/or suspend or terminate a user's access for uploading such User Submissions in violation of these Terms & Conditions Service at any time, without notice and at its absolute discretion.
6.6 You acknowledge that when using this Website, you will be exposed to third party Content (including User Submissions) from a variety of sources, and that StarHub is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, reliability, quality, safety, completeness or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Content. You further acknowledge that you may be exposed to Content (including User Submissions) which may be illegal, defamatory, inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against StarHub with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold StarHub, its affiliates, their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors and/or licensors, harmless regarding all matters related to your use of this Website and/or the Content herein.
6.7 You may participate in any activities or events (collectively, the "Activities") organised by this Website or any site which is linked to this Website. However, you specifically acknowledge that your participation in any Activities is voluntarily undertaken at your sole risk and expenses, and that StarHub, its affiliates and their directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors will not be compensating or reimbursing you for your participation.
6.8 The use of this Website and/or the Content herein or the participation in any Activities is subject to any instructions, notices and directions as may be determined by StarHub from time to time.
7. No Right To Continued Service
7.1 You acknowledge that StarHub licenses certain Content from third party licensors. StarHub may add, delete or disable Content, and/or add, delete, disable or modify some or all of this Website and/or any Content herein (including any User Submission), at any time, without notice and at its absolute discretion. You also acknowledge that StarHub may suspend or terminate access to and/or use of all or parts of this Website, any Content herein and/or any Activity at any time, without notice and at its absolute discretion. In no event will Starhub be liable for the suspension or termination of access to any Content herein, any Activity or functionality of this Website. StarHub may also impose limits on the access to and/or use of certain features or portions of this Website, any Content herein and/or any Activity, at any time, without notice and at its absolute discretion.
7.2 StarHub may, at any time and without any notice, temporarily suspend this Website (or any Content herein) for operational reasons such as repair, maintenance, upgrade or improvement of this Website (or the affected Content) or because of an emergency. StarHub may also modify this Website (or any Content herein) in order to keep pace with the prevailing demands and technological developments, at any time, without notice and at its absolute discretion.
8. Conclusiveness of Records
8.1 In the absence of fraud or manifest error, all StarHub's records of all matters relating to this Website, the Content herein and/or the Activities are conclusive evidence of the accuracy, completeness and truth of all matters stated therein.
8.2 StarHub's decision on all matters relating to this Website, the Content herein and/or the Activities will be final and conclusive.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless StarHub, its affiliates and their directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors, from and against any and all losses, damages, costs (including legal costs), expenses, claims, demands, proceedings and other liabilities arising from:
- your use of and access to this Website and/or any Content herein;
- your participation in any Activities;
- your breach of any of these Terms & Conditions;
- your breach of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright or other intellectual property right; or
- any claim that one of your User Submissions caused damage to a third party.
This defence and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms & Conditions and/or your use of this Website.
10. Limitation of Liability
10.1 THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT HEREIN AND THE ACTIVITIES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE (OR ANY CONTENT) OR YOUR PARTICIPATION IN ANY ACTIVITIES SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, STARHUB, ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND CONTRACTORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE (OR ANY CONTENT OR ANY ACTIVITIES) AND YOUR USE OR PARTICIPATION THEREOF, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. STARHUB MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY, USEFULNESS, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, SAFETY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS WEBSITE'S CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE OR ANY ACTIVITIES AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR (I) ANY ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) ANY HARM, PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT OR YOUR PARTICIPATION IN ANY ACTIVITIES, (III) ANY UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO OR USE OF STARHUB'S SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THIS WEBSITE, (V) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY AND/OR (VI) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THIS WEBSITE. STARHUB DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THIS WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND STARHUB WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
10.2 WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO CLAUSE 9.1, IN NO EVENT SHALL STARHUB, ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND CONTRACTORS (EACH, A "RELEVANT PERSON"), BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE RELEVANT PERSON IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
10.3 YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT STARHUB, ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND CONTRACTORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS OR THE ILLEGAL, DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, INDECENT OR OBJECTIONABLE ACTIVITY OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY, AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.
10.4 WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO CLAUSES 9.1 TO 9.3, IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS WEBSITE (OR ANY CONTENT HEREIN OR ANY ACTIVITIES) OR ANY OF THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF, OR (AS THE CASE MAY BE) YOUR PARTICIPATION IN, THE SAME.
No failure or delay by StarHub to exercise or enforce any of its rights under these Terms & Conditions will operate as a waiver of such rights nor will such failure or delay in way prejudice or affect its right at any time thereafter to act strictly in accordance with its rights under these Terms & Conditions.
These Terms & Conditions, and any rights, obligations and licenses granted herein, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be transferred or assigned by StarHub without restriction.
13.1 Notices by StarHub to you may be given by means of a general posting on this Website. Notices by StarHub to you may also be sent by post, fax or email to your contact details in StarHub's records.
13.2 You hereby agree to receive from us any offer and/or marketing/promotional information or notices (whether by way of letter, leaflet, pamphlet, electronic mail, phone messages or any other means of communication) relating to this Website, the businesses of StarHub and its affiliates and/or any products or services, from time to time unless you notify us otherwise.
14. Amendment of these Terms & Conditions
StarHub reserves the right to amend these Terms & Conditions at any time, without notice and at its absolute discretion. Your use of this Website (or any Content herein) following any amendment of these Terms & Conditions will signify your assent to and acceptance of the amendments thereof.
15. Entire Agreement, Severability and No Third Party Right
15.1 This Agreement contains the whole agreement between you and StarHub and will prevail over any other terms including those you may issue.
15.2 If any provision of these Terms & Conditions is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable (whether in whole or in part), such provision shall be deemed modified to the extent, but only to the extent, of such invalidity, illegality or unenforceability and the remaining provisions of these Terms & Conditions shall not be affected.
15.3 StarHub's affiliates may enforce these Terms & Conditions against you. Save as aforesaid, a third party has no right to enforce these Terms & Conditions pursuant to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act and the consent of any third party and StarHub's affiliates is not required for the variation, rescission or termination of these Terms & Conditions.
16. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
16.1 The laws of Singapore will govern these Terms & Conditions. Any processes or judgment may be given to you in the same way as notices under these Terms & Conditions.
16.2 Any action or proceedings may be brought and enforced in the courts of Singapore or any other jurisdiction where you or any of your property may be found and you irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of such courts in respect of any action or proceedings against or involving you relating to your use of this Website (or any Content herein) or these Terms & Conditions.