General Use of the Digital Service and Risks of Internet Use
Although the Digital Service is accessible worldwide, not all features, products or services discussed, referenced, provided or offered through or on the Digital Service are available to all persons or in all geographic locations. POLITE reserves the right to limit, in our sole discretion, the provision and quantity of any feature, product or service to any person or geographic area. Any offer for any feature, product or service made on the Digital Service is void where prohibited. If you choose to access the Digital Service from outside of Singapore, you do so at your own initiative and you are solely responsible for complying with applicable local laws.
POLITE cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Digital Service will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses, time bombs, cancelbots or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Digital Service for the reconstruction of any lost data.
You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the Digital Service. You acknowledge and agree that any uploads or transmissions you make may be intercepted and used by an unauthorised third party and that all of the risk associated therewith is solely your own. For avoidance of doubt, we will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Digital Service or to your downloading of any material posted on the Digital Service.
Links to Third-Party Digital Services
Linking to the Digital Service and Social Media Features
You may provide a link to this Digital Service from an external digital service owned by you, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. However, you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association with or approval or endorsement of the external digital service by POLITE without our express written consent.
The Digital Service may provide certain social media features or functions that enable you to:
A. link from your own or certain third-party digital services to certain content on the Digital Service;
B. send e-mails or other communications with certain content, or links to certain content, on the Digital Service;
C. cause limited portions of content on the Digital Service to be displayed or appear to be displayed on your own or certain third-party digital services;
D. connect with other users of the Digital Service;
E. publish User Generated Content (“UGC”) that will allow all users of the Digital Service to access and use that information, and to associate it with you;
F. comment on UGC; and/or
G. tag (or link) UGC to other users of the Digital Service.
You may use these features solely as they are provided by us and solely with respect to the content they are displayed with and otherwise in accordance with any additional terms and conditions we provide with respect to such features. Without limiting the foregoing, you must not:
A. establish a link from any digital service that is not owned by you;
B. cause the Digital Service or portions of them to be displayed, or appear to be displayed by, for example, framing deep linking or in-line linking, on any other digital service;
C. link to any part of the Digital Service other than the homepage;
D. tag users or send e-mail invitations to non-users without their consent;
E. post anyone’s identification documents or sensitive financial information on the Digital Service;
Disclaimer of Warranties
The contents, such as text, graphics, images, information, programs and other material, provided by POLITE on this Digital Service (“Contents”) are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. POLITE provides, with reasonable effort, accurate and up-to-date content on this Digital Service. We do not, however, make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of such Contents. We periodically add, change, improve or update the Contents without notice.
General Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
POLITE assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the Contents. You are using the Digital Service at your own risk. Under no circumstances shall POLITE or any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Contents be liable to you or any other person for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages arising from your access to, or use of, this Digital Service.
When you access the Digital Service through a mobile network, your network or roaming provider’s messaging, data and other rates and fees will apply. Downloading, installing or using certain services may be prohibited or restricted by your network provider and not all services may work with your network provider or device. We bear no responsibility for such fees, prohibitions or restrictions.
User Generated Content and Right to Use
We do not pre-screen all UGC and neither endorse nor approve any UGC that you or other users may contribute to the Digital Service. You are solely responsible for your UGC and may be held liable for UGC that you post.
Accordingly, we assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications or content provided by any user or third party. We have no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or non-performance of the activities described in this section.
USER GENERATED CONTENT STANDARDS
These Content Standards apply to any and all UGC. UGC must in their entirety comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Without limiting the foregoing, UGC must not:
A. contain any material which is defamatory, obscene, indecent, abusive, offensive, harassing, violent, hateful, inflammatory or otherwise objectionable;
B. promote sexually explicit or pornographic material, violence, or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
C. infringe any patent, trade mark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual property or other rights of any other person;
D. violate the legal rights (including the moral rights, rights of publicity and privacy) of others or contain
E. be likely to deceive any person;
F. promote any illegal activity, or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act;
G. cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety or be likely to upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
H. impersonate any person, or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or organization; and/or
I. involve commercial activities or sales, such as contests, sweepstakes and other sales promotions, barter or advertising; and/or
J. give the impression that they emanate from or are endorsed by us or any other person or entity, if this is not the case.
Monitoring and Enforcement; Suspension and Termination of Account
POLITE has the right in our sole and absolute discretion, without notice and without assigning any reason, to monitor and remove, block, edit, move, disable or take any action with respect to any activity or content, and restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the digital service.
All references to the plural herein shall also mean the singular and to the singular shall also mean the plural unless the context otherwise requires.