Terms Of Use

Attention

This website at http://www.ipossoc.org.sg, including all pages of this website, (“the IPOS Society Website”), is owned by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore Society (“IPOS Society”).

By accessing and using the IPOS Society Website, you shall be deemed to have agreed to be legally bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use the IPOS Society Website.

Where any of the services offered through the IPOS Society Website are expressed to be governed by specified terms and conditions, the provision and use of such services, and any rights, obligations and liabilities arising therefrom, will be governed solely by such specified terms and conditions.

Contents

The information, logos, software programs, artwork, pictures, diagrams, animations, documents, and other content and materials, on the IPOS Society Website (collectively, “IPOS Society Website Contents”) are protected by applicable intellectual property laws, including copyright and trademark laws. The IPOS Society Website Contents are owned, or used under licence, by IPOS Society.

Unless otherwise provided, the IPOS Society Website Contents shall not be reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise distributed in any way, without the authorization of the relevant rights holder.

Disclaimer

The IPOS Society Website Contents and services rendered through the IPOS Society Website (“IPOS Society Website Services”), and any functions associated with the IPOS Society Website Contents and/or IPOS Society Website Services, are provided on an “as is” basis and without warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IPOS Society does not warrant and hereby disclaims any warranty:-

  1. as to the accuracy, completeness, correctness, reliability, timeliness, quality or fitness for any particular purpose of any of the IPOS Society Website Contents or IPOS Society Website Services or any function associated with the IPOS Society Website Contents and/or IPOS Society Website Services;
  2. that the IPOS Society Website Contents or IPOS Society Website Services, or any function associated with the IPOS Society Website Contents and/or IPOS Society Website Services, will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected, or that the IPOS Society Website and any hardware or software system on which the IPOS Society Website operates or resides is and will be free of all viruses and/or other harmful elements.

IPOS Society shall also not be liable for any damage or loss of any kind caused as a result of the use of, and/or reliance placed on any part of the IPOS Society Website, or any of the IPOS Society Website Contents or IPOS Society Website Services, or any function associated with the IPOS Society Website Content and/or IPOS Society Website Services.

No legal advice provided

IPOS Society does not provide legal or other specific advice in relation to intellectual property or any other matters on the IPOS Society Website. All the information contained in or made available through the IPOS Society Website (including the IPOS Society Website Contents and IPOS Society Website Services) are not legal advice, and are only for general information.

IPOS Society does not endorse other organisations or businesses

The IPOS Society Website provides links to the web sites of other organisations and businesses as a convenience. The links do not and should not be taken as implying any kind of affiliation, endorsement or approval of those web sites, the contents of those websites, any services made available through those websites or the activities of any organisations or businesses responsible for those web sites. IPOS Society shall not be liable for any damage or loss arising from access to those websites. Use of links and access to those websites are entirely at the user’s risk.

Hyperlinks to this website from other websites

You shall not cache, frame, or create hyperlinks to, any part of the IPOS Society Website, or any of the IPOS Society Website Contents or IPOS Society Website Services, without the prior written permission of IPOS Society and (where relevant) IPOS Society’s third party suppliers.

By caching, framing, or creating any hyperlink to, any part of the IPOS Society Website, or any of the IPOS Society Website Contents or IPOS Society Website Services, you are deemed to have agreed to be bound by these Terms of Use.

Under no circumstances shall IPOS Society be considered to be associated or affiliated in any manner whatsoever with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on websites which hyperlink to any part of the IPOS Society Website, or any of the IPOS Society Website Contents or IPOS Society Website Services.

Indemnity

You hereby agree to indemnify IPOS Society and hold IPOS Society harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, liabilities, costs and expenses (including but not limited to legal costs and expenses on a full indemnity basis) made against or suffered or incurred by IPOS Society arising directly or indirectly out of:-

  1. your access to and/or use of any part of the IPOS Society Website or any of the IPOS Society Website Contents or IPOS Society Website Services; or
  2. your breach of any of these Terms of Use.