Terms & Conditions
Acceptance of Contract Terms
This Site can be accessed from countries around the world and may contain references to MEL’s products, services, and programs that are not available in your country. These references do not imply that MEL intends to announce such products, services, or programs in your country. This Site is controlled and operated by MEL from its offices within Singapore. MEL makes no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
Without limitation, you agree that when using the Site, you will not:
- Use the Site in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise).
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
- Upload, or otherwise use or make available, materials or files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consent to do the same.
- Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer or property of another.
- Use or access the Site with automated inquiry devices, robots, or repetitive data gathering and extraction tools, routines, scripts or other similar mechanisms.
- Use or access the Site in any way that, in MEL's judgment, adversely affects the performance or function of the Site or MEL's services or interferes with the ability of other authorized users to access and use the Site or MEL's services.
MEL has no obligation to monitor the Site; however MEL reserves the right to do so and prohibit or deny use or access at its sole discretion. MEL reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Site at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.
The copyright in all material provided on this Site is held by MEL or by the original creator of the material. None of the material may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of MEL or the copyright owner. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
Personal Information And Privacy
Use And Protection Of Account Number And Password
You may be provided with an account, user name and/or password to enable you to have access to certain Services within the Site. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any account number, account name, user id and/or password, if applicable for the Services you utilize through the Site. You are responsible for damages resulting from all uses of your account number, account name, user id and/or password, whether actually or expressly authorized by you, unless access to your account number, account name, user id and/or password was obtained through no fault or negligence of your own.
In any event, MEL shall not be liable for any loss or damage occasioned by any unauthorized access to and/or use of your account number, account name, user id and/or password, even if such unauthorised access to and/or use of your account number, account name, user id and/or password arose out of the negligence of MEL, its servants, employees, agents, or independent contractors.
WARRANTIES AND DISCLAIMERS
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE IN A WRITTEN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND MEL OR YOU AND A THIRD PARTY WITH RESPECT TO SUCH PARTY'S MATERIALS OR SERVICES, THIS SITE, AND ALL MATERIALS AND SERVICES ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THIS SITE, ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR THE WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT.
WHILE MEL SHALL USE ITS REASONABLE ENDEAVOURS TO ENSURE THAT ALL INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE SITE ARE UPDATED AND CORRECT, MEL MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION AS TO THE CORRECTNESS OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN.
Limitation of Liability
In no events will MEL, its related partnerships, affiliates, corporations, agents or representatives be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information on this Site or for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or other damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, liability for business interruption or loss of data or profits arising out of access to or use of this Site, even if MEL is expressly advised on the possibility of such damages. MEL assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damages to or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to or use of or browsing of the Site or your downloading of any material, data, text, images, video or audio from the Site. Furthermore, MEL assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever due to any third party’s unjustified access to the Web site, passwords or data or information in the Site.
Evidence of communications sent to MEL through the Site shall not be evidence of receipt of any such communication by MEL. MEL shall not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise in the event any communications sent to MEL through the Site is not received by MEL. Any notices or communications sent to MEL through the Site shall not be regarded as being received by MEL unless and until the entire message is received by MEL without any data corruption whatsoever.
While MEL has made every attempt to ensure that the information contained in this Site is accurate and up to date, the Site could include technical or other mistakes, inaccuracies or typographical errors. MEL is not responsible or liable for any errors, inaccuracies or omissions or from the results obtained from the use of this information. MEL may make changes to the materials and services at this Site at any time without notice.
Linked Web Sites
MEL makes no warrants or representations whatsoever regarding any other Web site which you may access through this Site. When you access a non-MEL Web site, please understand that it is independent from MEL and that MEL has no control over the content of that Web site. In addition, a link to a non-MEL Web site does not mean that MEL endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or the use of such Web site. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of viruses and other items of destructive nature.
Law and Venue
This Site is controlled by MEL from its offices within Singapore. By accessing this Site, you and MEL agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site shall be governed by the laws of Singapore, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof. You and MEL also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Singapore with respect to such matters.