1. A reference to the “Saakalya Site” is to www.saakalya.com and all web pages thereunder, including the content, information, applications, programmes, images, links, sounds, graphics, video and other materials which may be displayed and the functionalities or services provided by the Saakalya Site (collectively the “Content”). “You” refers to such party who is given access or use of the Saakalya Site and its Content by Saakalya.
Acceptance of Terms
2. Use of the Saakalya Site
ii. You agree and undertake NOT to:
(a) use any software or material that contains a virus or damaging component which may corrupt, deface or otherwise interrupt the Saakalya Site, the Content, data or functionality or interfere with the operation of the Saakalya Site;
(b) transmit any materials or information through the Saakalya Site which are or may be offensive, indecent, defamatory or which may not be lawfully disseminated under applicable laws or which you know or have reason to suspect, contains any viruses or damaging components which may interfere with the Saakalya Site or the operation of the Saakalya Site or its Content; or
(c) use the Saakalya Site other than in conformance with the acceptable use policies of any connected computer networks and any applicable internet standards.
3. Intellectual Property Rights
i. The intellectual property rights in the Content and Saakalya Site are owned, licensed to or controlled by Saakalya Pte Ltd or its licensors. Saakalya aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
ii. Any reproduction, republication or distribution of any of the Content of the Saakalya Site without the written consent of Saakalya is prohibited. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, no part or parts of the Saakalya Site or any Content may be displayed, broadcast, hyperlinked, mirrored, framed, transferred or transmitted in any manner or by any means or stored in an information retrieval system without the prior written permission of Saakalya or other copyright owners. Permission will only be granted to you to download, print or use the Content for personal, non-commercial uses, provided that you do not modify the Content and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Content. You are entitled to download and print any order forms and information related to the Saakalya Site.
iii. The name of “Saakalya” and the components of its logo are registered trademarks, owned by the following company:
44 Jalan Merah Saga #03-48
iv. The Saakalya Site may display, contain or make reference to trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and patents, trade secrets, copyright, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Saakalya and / or other parties. Nothing on the Saakalya Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use the name of Saakalya or any trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, patents, trade secrets, copyright, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Saakalya and / or other parties, without the prior written permission of Saakalya or other applicable owner. Saakalya expressly prohibits the use of the name of Saakalya and any other trademark, service marks, trade names or logos owned by Saakalya in any manner, without the prior written permission of Saakalya.
(a) You shall have no right of confidentiality in such contents of transmissions or communications and Saakalya shall have no obligation to protect your communications from disclosure;
(b) Saakalya shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, host, publish, transmit and distribute all such contents of transmissions or communications or any part thereof to others without limitation, and you hereby grant to Saakalya a non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty-free, irrevocable license and right to do the same; and
(c) Saakalya shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such contents of transmissions or communications for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to the development, production and marketing of products and services that incorporate such information.
vi. You are solely responsible for all contents of your transmissions or communications through the Saakalya Site, and you hereby warrant and represent that you have the right and authority to submit such contents of transmissions or communications, and that such contents of transmissions or communications do not infringe the intellectual property rights or any other rights of any third party.
4. Warranties / Representation
i. No Reliance (Accuracy, Reliability and Completeness of Site)
While Saakalya makes good faith efforts to verify that the Content of the Saakalya Site is accurate, complete and current, Saakalya or its contractual partners make no express or implied warranty or representation (including liability towards third parties) as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness, and expressly disclaims any liability for errors, delays or omissions in the Content or for any action taken in reliance on the Content.
5. Liability Waiver
i. Your use of the Saakalya Site or reliance on any Content is at your own risk. Under no circumstances shall Saakalya and / or its contractual partners, any of its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, subsidiaries or parents be liable for any loss, damages or expenses, whether direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages or economic loss, and including, without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits, whatsoever or howsoever caused (regardless of the form of action) arising directly or indirectly out of or in any way connected to the access to or use of, reliance on, or inability to access or use, the Content or the Saakalya Site, or resulting from the access to, or inability of access to linked web sites, whether based on contact, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if Saakalya and / or its suppliers has / have been advised of the possibility of damages.
ii. The Content of the Saakalya Site is provided 'AS IS' and ‘AS AVAILABLE’ without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of title, merchantability, satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of third party rights.
6. No Warranty for Virus-Free Content
i. Saakalya assumes no responsibility for, and makes no warranty that, any of the Content or that the Saakalya Site will be provided uninterrupted or error-free, that any identified defects will be corrected, or that the Saakalya Site (including its Content) or the servers that make it available will be free of any viruses or other malicious, destructive corrupting code, agent, program, macros or other harmful components.
7. Password restricted areas of the Saakalya Site
i. Access to and use of password protected and/or secure areas of the Saakalya Site are restricted to authorized users only. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorized access to such parts of the Saakalya Site, or to any other protected information, through any means not intentionally made available by us for your specific use.
ii. Where you have been issued with a password, personal or log-on identification number and other code and access procedures (such items to be referred to as “Security Code”) by Saakalya, for use in connection with access to the Saakalya Site, you hereby agree to keep the Security Code issued to you confidential. You are to notify Saakalya immediately if you have knowledge that or have reason for suspecting that the confidentiality of the Security Code has been compromised or if there has been any unauthorized use of the Security Code.
iii. You agree and acknowledge that any use of or access to the Saakalya Site and any information or data referable to your Security Code shall be deemed to be (i) use or access of the Saakalya Site by you; or (ii) information or data transmitted or validly issued by you, or both and you agree to be bound by any access or use (whether such access or use are authorized by you or not) referable to your Security Code, and you agree that Saakalya shall be entitled (but not obliged) to act upon, rely on or hold you solely responsible and liable in respect thereof as if the same were carried out or transmitted by you.
i. No responsibility for or endorsement of linked web sites
The Saakalya Site may contain links to other web sites or content on the Internet, which are owned or operated by third parties. Such linked web sites or content are not under the control of Saakalya and Saakalya is not responsible for the information, products, services or other material obtained on such other web sites and will not be liable for any damages arising from the access to or use of such a web site. The inclusion of these links does not imply an endorsement of the linked sites, the content therein including any linked addresses. You agree that your access to or use of such linked web sites or content is entirely at your own risk.
ii. No linking without consent of Saakalya
The insertion of a hyperlink to the Saakalya Site, on any other website or webpage or “mirror” of the content on any other server is prohibited without express, prior written consent of Saakalya.
9. Data Security on the Internet
i. General Information
Please take into consideration that the World Wide Web is a publicly accessible system. Saakalya does not warrant the security of any information transmitted by you or to you through the Saakalya Site. Each time personal information is made available online this is done at your own risk, and you accept the risk that any information transmitted or received through this Saakalya Site might be lost under way or may be accessible to unauthorized third persons. Transactions over the Internet may be subject to interruption, transmission blackout, delayed transmission due to Internet traffic or incorrect data transmission due to the public nature of the Internet.
The Saakalya Site is not configured to collect any identifiable personal information from the visitor while browsing on it. It collects information for general statistical purposes only. Unless you voluntarily provide SAAKALYA with your personal information (for example your first and last name, title, mailing address, email address, telephone and fax number, language, employer, business title, divers preferences or other personal identifying information) it will not be available to Saakalya.
iii. Internet Protocol (IP) Address
Every time you browse the Internet an IP address is automatically assigned to your computer. When users request a page from the Saakalya Site, Saakalya’s servers log the user's current IP address. IP addresses are used to diagnose problems.
The Saakalya Site puts to use 'cookie' technology. These cookies are designed to facilitate your visit on Saakalya’s Site.
v. Encryption System
When you provide personal information as for example your name, address or credit card number while making a purchase, your information is encrypted. After your information reaches Saakalya it is stored on a secure server that resides behind a firewall. The firewall is designed to block access to this data from outside Saakalya.
10. Personal Data and Privacy
11. Saakalya Online Shop
i. The products offered for sale on the Saakalya Online Shop are sold on the following terms and conditions. By purchasing the listed products, you agree to the terms and conditions of sale.
ii. The products sold are not returnable or exchangeable.
iii. The products sold are as described and pictorial representations on the Saakalya Online Shop may differ from the actual products.
Delivery time varies depending on the destination of the shipment and the chosen service.
If the country of the seller is different from the country of the buyer, the buyer is considered the importer of record and must comply with all laws and regulations of the country in which the buyer is receiving the goods. Buyers should make sure that they can lawfully import the item into the buyer's country before purchasing the item.
Buyers may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once a shipment reaches the buyer's country. Additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by you - if applicable; Saakalya has no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country--please contact your local customs office for further information.
Your privacy is important to us, and we know you care how information about your order is used and shared. We would like our international buyers and sellers shipping products internationally to be aware that cross-border shipments are subject to opening and inspection by customs authorities.
Also, we or sellers may provide certain order, shipment, and product information--such as titles--to our or their international carriers, and such information may be communicated by the carriers to customs authorities to facilitate customs clearance and compliance with local laws. Customs authorities require us or sellers to state the value of the purchased item directly on the package.
14. Force Majeure
Saakalya shall not be liable for any non-performance, error, interruption or delay in the performance of its obligations or in the Saakalya Site’s operation, or for any inaccuracy, unreliability or unsuitability of the Saakalya Site’s Contents if this is due, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly to an event or failure which is beyond its reasonable control (which includes without limitation acts of God, natural disasters, acts of any government or authority, power failures, and the acts or a party for whom Saakalya is not responsible for).
Saakalya may delegate the performance of any of its functions in connection with the Saakalya Site and reserves the right to use any agents on such terms as it deems appropriate.
You agree that Saakalya may, at its sole discretion, deny you access to the Saakalya Site for any reason, including without limitation, if Saakalya believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with any terms or conditions set out herein, or if in Saakalya’s opinion or the opinion of any regulatory authority, it is not suitable to continue providing the services relating to the Saakalya Site.
17. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
By accessing and using any services of the Saakalya Site, you and Saakalya agree that all matters relating to and / or any disputes arising out of your access to, or use of the Saakalya Site shall be governed by and interpreted and construed and enforced exclusively in accordance with the laws of Singapore, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof and the 1980 Vienna Convention, and you hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore Courts.
Integration of services and content of third parties
Use of Facebook Social Plugins
http://www.google.com/intl/en/+/policy/+1 button.html and the FAQ: http://www.google.com/intl/de/+1/button/.