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TERMS OF USE

All documents and information on this website are protected by copyright. Except as specifically permitted herein, under no circumstances may any portion of the documents or information on this website, or any part thereof, be copied, reproduced or redistributed in any form or by any means without the express written consent of the Association of Small & Medium Enterprises (“ASME”).Please read this Terms of Use carefully. By accessing this website and/or using the documents or information on this website and any pages thereof, you are indicating that you have read, acknowledged and agreed to be legally bound by the terms and conditions below. If you do not agree with any of these terms and conditions, do not use this website.

License Disclaimer

Nothing on this website shall be construed as conferring any license under any of ASME’s or any third party’s intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise.

Content and Liability Disclaimer

None of the documents or information on this website should be relied upon as investment, tax, legal or other advice and you are responsible for making your own independent judgement. You should do your own checks or obtain professional advice relevant to your particular circumstances. Accordingly, you acknowledge and agree to assume the entire and sole risk of any use made of the documents or information on this website.

ASME or its directors, officers, associates, agents, advisers, representatives and affiliates (the “Representatives”) shall not be liable for any damages arising from your reliance on such information and shall not be liable for any errors, inaccuracies or omissions in such information, including (without limitation) errors, inaccuracies or omissions made by third parties. In addition, ASME and its Representatives shall not be liable for any interruptions or delays in accessing or using this website. ASME reserves the right to make changes to this website at any time without prior notice. Your use of or access to this website following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms and conditions as amended. Accordingly, ASME strongly encourages you to review these terms and conditions whenever you use or access this website. Before using or accessing this website, please review our privacy policy and data protection policy.

Mention of non-ASME products or services, as well as links to third party sites or information, is provided for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an implicit or explicit endorsement nor a recommendation by ASME, and should not be used as a substitute for any form of advice.

ASME is providing this website on an “as is” and “as-available” basis, without any warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. ASME and its Representatives make no representations, undertakings, endorsements or warranties, whether express or implied, of any kind with respect to this website and its contents and expressly disclaims all such representations, undertakings, endorsements and warranties, including (without limitation) warranties of originality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. In addition, ASME makes no representations or warranties about the accuracy, completeness, correctness, fairness, reliability, suitability, timeliness or validity for any purpose of the documents, information and related graphics published on this website. The documents or information on this website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors and, in some cases, may not be complete or current. All liability of ASME and its Representatives howsoever arising for any such inaccuracies or errors is expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Neither ASME nor any of its Representatives will be liable for loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use of or access to this website. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of whatsoever nature and howsoever arising, including (without limitation) compensatory, special, punitive, exemplary, direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, loss of or damage to data, loss of income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties, arising out of or in connection with the use or access or inability to use or access this website, and this includes damages arising from the use of, access to or in reliance on the documents or information present on this website (including any documents or information posted or placed by anyone other than ASME), even if ASME has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Feedback Information

Any information provided to ASME in connection with this website, unless expressly indicated by ASME, shall be provided by the submitter and received by ASME on a non-confidential basis. Such information shall be considered non-confidential and remain the exclusive property of ASME. By submitting any such information to ASME, you agree to a no-charge assignment to ASME as all worldwide rights, titles and interests in copyrights and other intellectual property rights to the information. ASME shall be entitled to use, reproduce, disclose, publish and distribute any information or material which you submit for any purpose whatsoever, without any restriction and compensation to you in any way.

Trademarks

No permission is given by ASME in respect of the use of the ASME mark or name or other marks or names which are the trademarks, brand names, product names or copyrights of their respective holders. The unauthorised use of any of the marks or names on may constitute an infringement of the holder’s rights.

Link to Third Party Sites

ASME prohibits the use of the ASME logo as a “hot” link to this website unless the establishment of such a link is approved by ASME.
ASME’s website may contain links to third party sites or resources. As these sites or resources are not under ASME’s control, access to any website linked to this website is not the responsibility of ASME and its Representatives and ASME and its Representatives shall not be liable for the accuracy, completeness, correctness, fairness, reliability, suitability, timeliness or validity of any content or material on or available from such websites. ASME provides these links only for convenience and the presence of such third party links is not an implicit or explicit endorsement or recommendation by ASME, and should not be used as a substitute for any form of advice. ASME and its Representatives shall not be liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of, access to or reliance on any such content available on or obtained through any such third party site or resource. Accordingly, ASME strongly encourages you to consult the privacy policy and terms of use of these third party sites or resources when using them and to conduct the necessary investigations before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any third parties on these sites.

Non-Related Sites

Third party sites or resources are not part of ASME on the Web, and ASME has no control over the contents or availability of third party sites or resources linked or referred to this website.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This website is controlled by ASME’s office in Singapore. All matters relating to your access to, or use of this website and this Terms of Use and any dispute or claim arising therefrom or related thereto (in each case, including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore.

Any legal action or proceeding relating to your access to or use of this website shall be instituted in a Singapore Court. You and ASME agree to irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts, and agree that the venue is proper in these courts in any such legal action or proceeding. You may not access, download, use or export information (including any software, products or services) on this website in violation of any Singapore Laws or regulations.

The failure of ASME to enforce or exercise any of the provisions or rights under these terms and conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such a right or provision. If any provision of these terms and conditions is, or becomes, illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any respect under the law of any jurisdiction, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intention of the parties, and that shall not affect the legality, validity or enforceability in any jurisdiction of any other provisions  of these terms and conditions (or any other part of that provisions of these terms and conditions).