Conditions of Use August 2010
YOUR USE OF
THIS WEB SITE CONSTITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND
CONDITIONS OF USE. This web site, including all of its features and content (the
“Web Site”) is a service made available by Legal Lanka, a division of Mary
Martin Booksellers Pte Ltd., or its affiliates (“Provider”) and all content,
information, services and software ordered or provided on or through this Web
Site (“Content”) may be used solely under the following terms and conditions
Web Site Limited License. As a user of this Web Site you are granted a
nonexclusive, nontransferable, revocable, limited license to access and use this
terminate this license at any time for any reason.
Limitations on Use. The Content on this Web Site is for your personal use
only and not for commercial exploitation. Notwithstanding the foregoing and to
the extent this Web Site provides electronic commerce, such buying opportunities
may be made available for group as well as personal purchasing, so long as you
are authorized to make purchases on behalf of such group. You may not use the
Content to determine a consumer's eligibility for: (a) credit or insurance for
personal, family, or household purposes; (b) employment; or (c) a government
license or benefit. You may not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, rent,
lease, loan, sell, sublicense, or create derivative works from this Web Site or
the Content. Nor may you use any network monitoring or discovery software to
determine the site architecture, or extract information about usage, individual
identities or users. You may not use any robot, spider, other automatic software
or device, or manual process to monitor or copy our Web Site or the Content
without Provider’s prior written permission. You may not copy, modify,
reproduce, republish, distribute, display, or transmit for commercial,
non-profit or public purposes all or any portion of this Web Site, except to the
extent permitted above. You may not use or otherwise export or re-export this
Web Site or any portion thereof, or the Content in violation of the export
control laws and regulations of Singapore. Any unauthorized use of this Web Site
or its Content is prohibited.
Not Legal Advice. Content is not intended to and does not constitute
legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is formed, nor is anything
submitted to this Web Site treated as confidential. The accuracy, completeness,
adequacy or currency of the Content is not warranted or guaranteed. Your use of
Content on this Web Site or materials linked from this Web Site is at your own
Intellectual Property Rights. Except as expressly provided in these Terms
of Use, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or
right, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, under copyright or other
intellectual property rights. You agree that the Content and Web Site are
protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary
rights and laws. For further information see Copyright.
Linking to this Web Site. You may provide links only to the homepage of
this Web Site, provided (a) you do not remove or obscure, by framing or
otherwise, any portion of the homepage, including its advertisements, the terms
of use, the copyright notice, or other notices on this Web Site, (b) you give
Provider notice of such link by sending an e-mail to
and (c) you discontinue providing links to this Web Site if requested by
Provider. If you wish to provide links to a section within this Web Site, you
should forward your request to Provider at email@example.com and Provider will
notify you if responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on
this Web Site is accurate and complies with applicable laws. Provider will not
be responsible for the illegality of or any error or inaccuracy in advertisers’
or sponsors’ materials or for the acts or omissions of advertisers and sponsors.
License of Your Content to Provider. By posting, publishing, uploading,
or distributing any messages, data, information, text, graphics, links, content,
or other materials (collectively, “Postings”) for use on this Web Site, you
grant (or warrant that the owner of such rights has expressly granted) Provider
a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and
license, with the right to sublicense, to use, reproduce, modify, adapt,
publish, publicly perform, publicly display, digitally display and digitally
perform, translate, create derivative works from and distribute such Postings or
incorporate such Postings into any form, medium, or technology now known or
later developed throughout the universe. You agree that you shall have no
recourse against Provider for any alleged or actual infringement or
misappropriation of any proprietary right in Postings you provide to Provider.
No Solicitation. You shall not distribute on or through this Web Site any
Postings containing any advertising, promotion, solicitation for goods, services
or funds or solicitation for others to become members of any enterprise or
organization without the express written permission of the Provider.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, in any interactive areas of this Web Site (the
“Interactive Areas”), which includes, without limitation, any blogs, wikis,
bulletin boards, discussion boards, chat rooms, email forums, and question and
answer features, where appropriate you a) may list along with your name, address
and email address, your own web site’s URL and b) may recommend third party web
sites, goods or services so long as you have no financial interest in and
receive no direct or indirect benefit from such recommended web site, product or
service or its recommendation. In no event may any person or entity solicit
anyone with data retrieved from this Web Site.
Advertisers. This Web Site may contain advertising and sponsorship.
Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted
for inclusion on this Web Site is accurate and complies with applicable laws.
Provider will not be responsible for the illegality of or any error or
inaccuracy in advertisers’ or sponsors’ materials or for the acts or omissions
of advertisers and sponsors.
Registration. Certain sections of this Web Site require you to register.
If registration is requested, you agree to provide accurate and complete
registration information. It is your responsibility to inform Provider of any
changes to that information. Each registration is for a single individual only,
unless specifically designated otherwise on the registration page. Provider does
not permit a) anyone other than you to use the sections requiring registration
by using your name or password; or b) access through a single name being made
available to multiple users on a network or otherwise. You are responsible for
preventing such unauthorized use. If you believe there has been unauthorized
use, you must notify Provider immediately by emailing
10. Errors and Corrections. Provider does not represent or warrant that this
Web Site or the Content or Postings will be error-free, free of viruses or other
harmful components, or that defects will be corrected or that it will always be
accessible. Provider does not warrant or represent that the Content or Postings
available on or through this Web Site will be correct, accurate, timely, or
otherwise reliable. Provider may make improvements and/or changes to its
features, functionality or Content or Postings at any time.
11. Third Party Content. Third party content (including, without limitation,
Postings) may appear on this Web Site or may be accessible via links from this
Web Site. Provider shall not be responsible for and assumes no liability for any
infringement, mistakes, misstatements of law, defamation, slander, libel,
omissions, falsehood, obscenity, pornography or profanity in the statements,
opinions, representations or any other form of content contained in any third
party content appearing on this Web Site. You understand that the information
and opinions in the third party content is neither endorsed by nor does it
reflect the belief or opinion of Provider. Further, information and opinions
provided by employees and agents of Provider in Interactive Areas are not
necessarily endorsed by Provider and do not necessarily represent the beliefs
and opinions of Provider.
12. Disclaimer. This web site, the interactive areas, the content, and
postings are provided on an "as is, as available" basis. Provider expressly
disclaims all warranties, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness
for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Provider disclaims all
responsibility for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind
resulting from, arising out of or any way related to (a) any errors in or
omissions from this web site, the interactive areas, the content, and the
postings including, but not limited to, technical inaccuracies and typographical
errors, (b) any third party web sites or content therein directly or indirectly
accessed through links in this web site, including but not limited to any errors
in or omissions there from, (c) the unavailability of this web site, the
interactive areas, the content, the postings, or any portion thereof, (d) your
use of this web site, the interactive areas, the content, or the postings, or
(e) your use of any equipment or software in connection with this web site, the
interactive areas, the content, or the postings.
Limitation of liability. Provider shall not be liable for any loss,
injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting from your use of this
web site, the content, the postings, the interactive areas, or any facts or
opinions appearing on or through an interactive area. Provider shall not be
liable for any special, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive or consequential
damages of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, attorneys' fees)
in any way due to, resulting from, or arising in connection with the use of or
inability to use this web site, the interactive areas, the content, or the
postings. To the extent the foregoing limitation of liability is prohibited or
fails of its essential purpose, provider’s sole obligation to you for damages
shall be limited to $100.00.
14. Indemnification. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Provider, its
officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party
information providers to the Web Site harmless from and against all claims,
losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees,
related to any Postings uploaded or submitted by you.
15. Third Party Rights. The provisions of paragraphs 12(Disclaimer), 13
(Limitation of Liability), and 14 (Indemnification) are for the benefit of
Provider and its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers,
and any third party information providers to the Web Site. Each of these
individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and enforce those
provisions directly against you on its own behalf.
16. Unlawful Activity. Provider reserves the right to investigate complaints
appropriate including but not limited to reporting any suspected unlawful
activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and
disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities
relating to user profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP
addresses and traffic information.
17. Remedies for Violations. Provider reserves the right to seek all remedies
but not limited to the right to block access from a particular internet address
to this Web Site and any other Provider web sites and their features.
in accordance with the laws of the Singapore and any action arising out of or
relating to these terms shall be filed only in courts located in Singapore and
you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for
the purpose of litigating any such action.
on this Web Site and are effective immediately. You are responsible for
any such changes constitutes your consent to such changes.