Terms of Use

Version 3

    1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

    Thank you for visiting https://gatherhere.jiveon.com (henceforth known as "Portal"). The Code of Conduct and Spam Policy is incorporated by reference to form part of the Terms of Use. By accessing and using this Portal, you (henceforth known as "User")  (a) represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and have legal capacity to agree to these Terms of Use; (b) shall be deemed to have accepted to be legally bound by these Terms of Use.

     

    2. CHANGES TO TERMS OF USE

    NCSS (henceforth known as "Provider") reserves the right at all times, with or without notice, to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which this Portal is offered.

     

    3. RIGHT OF ACCESS

    The Provider reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to this Community to any particular person, or to block access from a particular Internet address to this Community, at any time, without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

     

    4. PRIVACY POLICY

    Personal information or data stored on this site is collected, used and disclosed in accordance with the Singapore Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (PDPA).

    Generally, the Portal may collect, use, disclose and/ or retain User's Personal Data for the following purposes:

    1. to manage User accounts;
    2. to assist Users with inquiries;
    3. to improve the Portal user experience;
    4. to conduct research, surveys and interviews;
    5. to keep Users updated on the Portal services; and
    6. to comply with applicable laws and regulations.

     

    Our website may contain links to other websites operated by third parties independent of the Organisation. The Portal is not responsible for the privacy practices of such websites operated by third parties even though it is linked to the Portal.

     

    The User is responsible for the information and content they posted and should only share personal information limited to what is reasonably deemed necessary. User is responsible for safeguarding their own accounts and the Provider is not liable from a failure to do so.

     

    5. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY

    The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by registered Users and whilst the Provider endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, the Provider makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance placed on such information is therefore strictly at User's own risk.

     

    The Provider bears no responsibility or liability for content that Users upload and/or the conduct of any User. Users to provide a warranty that all content they post does not infringe the rights of any third party or any Singapore laws. Notwithstanding this, the Provider reserves the right to moderate and/or delete content on the Portal (whether in public or private groups) and suspend or terminate User accounts.

     

    In no event will the Provider be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website.

     

    Through this website, the User are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of the Portal. The Provider have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the products, services and/or views expressed within them.

     

    Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, the Provider takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical failure or security breach of the Portal beyond our control.

     

    6. USER CONDUCT

    Users are fully responsible for everything that they post and should abide by Terms of Use stated here. The Provider may (a) at its sole and absolute discretion, remove or block any content posted, sent or communicated by Users for any reason whatsoever, (b) consider any requests to remove or block from view content posted, sent or communicated by other Users of the Portal but shall have no obligation to do so.

     

    The Provider do not discriminate against any view, but we reserve the right to remove comments that contain vulgarities, are personal attacks against individuals or are deemed inappropriate, out of respect for users of our page. Such comments may consist of, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Graphic, obscene or abusive comments
    • Discriminatory, racist, hateful or threatening comments
    • Comments that suggest or encourage illegal activities
    • Solicitations or advertisements

     

    7. PORTAL CONDUCT

    As the User, you agree and acknowledge that during your interaction in any parts of the Portal,

    1. You will only post relevant topics or replies.
    2. You will not take control any topic to your advantage.
    3. You will not intentionally put up false, misleading, incomplete or inaccurate information.
    4. You will not take part in any abusive discussions.

     

    This knowledge community Portal should only feature content that relates to the capability and professional development of the social service sector. The Provider reserve the right to remove content that deviate from the aforementioned purpose. Any views expressed on this page by anyone do not represent the views of the Portal or the Provider. The Provider may not endorse or otherwise support any view and opinion posted by a user or contributor on this page.It should be highlighted that the administrators do not control, endorse or otherwise support any advertising that may be displayed on this page.

     

     

    The Portal is not an official feedback channel for any organisation. Administrators will endeavour to reply to inquiries and questions, however not all posts may be replied to. Users are encouraged to give their response and feedback to content online via comments, blog posts and long-form articles.

     

    8. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

    The User grants the Portal a royalty-free license to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, publish, transmit, display and distribute content posted by the User in any and all media or distribution methods.

     

    The Portal and all copyright, patents, trademarks, trade secrets and other intellectual property rights associated therewith are, and shall remain, the property of the owner of the Portal and its affiliates, licensors and suppliers. Users are not granted any intellectual property rights in and to the Portal and its contents not expressively granted in this Agreement.

     

    9. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE
    In the event that any of the provisions in the Terms of Use is invalid or unenforceable, the rest of the agreement will not be affected and continues to be valid.


    10. GOVERNING LAW & JURISDICTION

    These Terms of Use shall be governed and construed in accordance with laws of the Republic of Singapore. .  The courts of Singapore shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Terms of Use, including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination.