Terms & Conditions relating to use of the Inspiring Teacher of English Award website.
Conditions of Use and Copyright & Disclaimer Statement
Please read these terms and conditions carefully. A reference to this “website” is to http://www.inspiringenglishteacher.sg including but not limited to the information, text, images, links, sound, graphics and video sequences displayed herein (the “Materials”).
By accessing this website and any pages thereof, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions below, do not access this site or any pages thereof.
1. No Warranty for the Website and/or the Materials
1.1 This website and the Materials are provided “as is”, “as available”. ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY (ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY) does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of this website and/or the Materials and expressly disclaims liability for errors or omissions in the Materials. No warranty of any kind, implied, express or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, satisfactory quality and/or fitness for a particular purpose, is given in conjunction with the Materials and/or this website.
1.2 The ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY does not warrant that any of the Materials or that this website will be provided uninterrupted or free from errors or that any identified defect will be corrected; further, no warranty is given that this website and the Materials are free from any virus or other malicious, destructive or corrupting code, programme or macro.
2. Intellectual Property
All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or its content suppliers and protected by Singapore and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY and protected by Singapore and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or its software suppliers and/or affiliates and is protected by Singapore and international copyright laws. All content on this website, both textual and graphic, are copyrights of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY, unless otherwise stated.
The copyright of this website belongs to ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or its licensors. No part or parts hereof may be reproduced, distributed, adapted, modified, republished, displayed, broadcast, hyperlinked, framed or transmitted in any manner or by any means or stored in an information retrieval system without the prior written permission of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY. However, you may download and print the Materials on this website for personal, non-commercial use only provided you do not modify the Materials and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Materials. You also may not, without the permission of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY, insert a hyperlink to this website on any other website or “mirror” any Material contained on this website on any other server.
ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY and its affiliates respect the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please inform the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore.
The trademarks, service marks and logo (the “Trade Marks”) used and displayed on this website are registered and unregistered Trade Marks of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or its licensors. Nothing on this website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any of the Trade Marks displayed on this website, without the written permission of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY. ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. The name of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or the Trade Marks may not be used in any way, including in advertising or publicity pertaining to the distribution of Materials on this website, without prior written permission of ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY. The ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY prohibits use of the Trade Marks as a “hot” link or link to any ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY site or any other site unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY in writing.
You agree that all information and/or particulars sent or submitted by you to ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY in relation to the access of this website is non-confidential and non-proprietary unless otherwise expressly indicated by you. You further undertake not to submit any information and/or other materials that are or may be offensive, illegal or which may not be lawfully disseminated under the laws of Singapore or any other relevant country.
4. Exclusion of Liability (General Disclaimer)
ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY shall in no event be liable for any damages, loss or expense including without limitation, direct, indirect, special, or consequential damage, or economic loss arising from or in connection with:
a) any access, use or the inability to access or use this website, or reliance on the Materials and/or any information in this website;
b) any system, server or connection failure, error, omission, interruption, delay in transmission, or computer virus; and
c) any use of or access to any other website linked to this website;
even if ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or its agents or employees are advised of the possibility of such damages, losses and/or expenses. Any hyperlinks to any other websites are not an endorsement or verification of such websites and such websites should only be accessed at the user’s own risks. This exclusion clause shall take effect to the fullest extent permitted by law.
The ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY maintains a set of information repositories, and provides access to the data in these repositories. In addition, ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY interoperates with other related libraries, databases, content providers, etc that provide information, videos, images, e-books, etc, and may make use of the data and services of these other organisations in providing the result for a query.
ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY makes no representation, explicit or otherwise, about the completeness, accuracy, or consistency of the data in these repositories, of the integrity of the services ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY provides, or of those with which ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY interoperate. Virtually most of the data in ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY repositories originates elsewhere, and ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY cannot guarantee its correctness, nor does ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY guarantee that the processing ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY performs on these data is free from errors.
While ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY attempts to provide accurate data and services, and is continually correcting errors upon discovery, individuals concerned with the correctness or accuracy of individual data items are advised to seek independent verification of such data.
5. Electronic Communications
When you visit ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
6. Reviews, Comments, Communications and Other Content
Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content; send e-mail and other communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content.
7. Governing Law
By accessing this website, you agree that Singapore law, including without limitation the provisions of the Singapore Evidence Act (Chapter 97) and the Electronic Transactions Act (No 25. of 1998), shall govern such access as well as the above terms and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY or to products you purchase through ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Singapore, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY’S intellectual property rights, ITEA DIGITAL LIBRARY may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre. The arbitrator’s award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.