Terms of use

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. A reference to this "website" is to websites owned and/or operated by SPH Retail Property Management Services Pte Ltd (as property manager for SPH REIT) (“SPHRPMS’) including but not limited to the information, text, images, links, sound, graphics and video sequences displayed therein (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". SPHRPMS 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 SPHRPMS 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

2.1 Copyright

2.1.1 The copyright in this website is owned by SPHRPMS 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 SPHRPMS. 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 SPHRPMS, insert a hyperlink to this website on any other website or "mirror" any Material contained on this website on any other server.

3. Trade Marks

The trade marks, service marks and logo (the "Trade Marks") used and displayed on this website are registered and unregistered Trade Marks of SPHRPMS, its subsidiaries 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 SPHRPMS. SPHRPMS and its subsidiaries aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. The name of SPHRPMS and “PARAGON” 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 SPHRPMS. SPHRPMS prohibits use of the Trade Marks as a "hot" link or inlink to any SPHRPMS site or any other site unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by SPHRPMS in writing.

4. Non-confidentiality

You agree that all information and/or particulars sent or submitted by you to SPHRPMS 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 which are or may be offensive, illegal or which may not be lawfully disseminated under the laws of Singapore or any other relevant country.

5. Exclusion of liability

5.1 SPHRPMS 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:

5.1.1 any access, use or the inability to access or use this website, or reliance on the Materials and/or any information in this website;
5.1.2 any system, server or connection failure, error, omission, interruption, delay in transmission, or computer virus; and
5.1.3 any use of or access to any other website linked to this website,

5.2 even if SPHRPMS 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.

6. 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.

7. Third Parties Rights

7.1 No person shall have any right pursuant to the Contracts (Right of Third Parties) Act 2001 to enforce any of the above terms and conditions.

7.2 The reference to a person, in this clause includes any individual, company, corporation, firm, partnership, joint venture, association, organisation, trust, state or agency of a state (in each case, whether or not having separate legal personality).

8. What is the information used for?

8.1 Information which you provide to us may be used and disclosed by us and our affiliates, business partners and contractors (who may be based outside Singapore) for the following purposes:

8.1.1 to respond to your requests and queries;
8.1.2 to provide goods and services to you;
8.1.3 to verify and process your personal particulars and payments;
8.1.4 to communicate with you;
8.1.5 to enforce contractual and legal rights and obligations;
8.1.6 for marketing research, user profile and statistical analysis;
8.1.7 to send you information, promotions, updates, and marketing and advertising materials in relation to our goods and services and those of third party organisations;
8.1.8 complying with law, the requests of law enforcement and regulatory officials, or orders of court; and
8.1.9 for any other purposes for which we have obtained your consent, including during the registration process under our Member Terms and Conditions.

8.2 In the event that you participate in contests or other promotional programs on our websites sponsored or organized by third parties or purchase goods and services offered by third parties or offer goods and services to third parties on our sites, your information may be disclosed to and used by such third parties.

9. Use of cookies

9.1 SPHRPMS uses "cookies", where a small data file is sent to your browser to store and track information about you when you enter our websites. The cookie is used to track information such as the number of users and their frequency of use, profiles of users and their preferred sites.

9.2 Like many web site operators, SPHRPMS may use an independent company (the "Third Party Market Research Company") to measure and analyse the Internet usage across SPHRPMS web sites. SPHRPMS uses the Third Party Market Research Company's services to collect the following core information on the usage of our web sites, including:

9.2.1 The number of page views (or page impressions) that occur on SPHRPMS web sites;
9.2.2 The number of unique visitors to SPHRPMS web sites;
9.2.3 How long these unique visitors (on average) spend on SPHRPMS web sites when they do visit; and
9.2.4 Common entry and exit points into SPHRPMS web sites.

9.3 This information is collated by the Third Party Market Research Company and provided to SPHRPMS to assist in analysing the usage of SPHRPMS web sites. Such data is also accessible by media organizations and research companies, for the purpose of conducting industry comparisons with other Internet portals.

9.4 Pages on SPHRPMS web sites may be coded with software which enables the Third Party Market Research Company and SPHRPMS to track visitors to our web sites.

(Last updated on 8 November 2014)