1.    Agreement

1.1    This website (“Site”) is owned and operated by Singapore Enterprise Association Pte. Ltd. (“SEA”) in Singapore.

1.2    Your use of the Site is subject to these terms of use (“Terms of Use”). By using the Site, you will be deemed to have accepted and agreed to be bound by these Terms of Use. SEA may make changes to these Terms of Use from time to time. SEA may notify you of such changes by any reasonable means, including by posting the revised version of these Terms of Use on the Site. Your use of the Site following changes to these Terms of Use will constitute your acceptance of those changes.

1.3    You are responsible for all access to the Site using your internet connection, even if the access is by another person.

1.4    SEA reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the whole or any portion of the Site at any time at its sole and absolute discretion, without prior notice and without assigning any reason.

1.5    SEA reserves the right to impose limits on certain features or suspend or restrict your access to the Site or part of it without notice or liability and without assigning any reason. Access to restricted areas of the Site may be subject to registration and other conditions. If SEA grants you permission to access a restricted area, SEA may withdraw that permission at any time (including when you breach any of these Terms of Use).

1.6    SEA does not guarantee that the Site or any individual function or feature of the Site will always be available and/or error free. In particular, the Site may be unavailable during periods when SEA is implementing upgrades to or carrying out essential maintenance on the Site.

1.7    You are prohibited from using the Site for commercial purposes.

1.8    Your use of the Site is conditional upon your compliance with the rules of conduct set forth in these Terms of Use and you agree that you will not:

(a)    use the Site for any fraudulent or unlawful purpose;

(b)    use the Site to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the rights of others, including, without limitation, others' privacy rights or rights of publicity;

(c)    impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity in connection with the Site; or express or imply that we endorse any statement you make;

(d)    interfere with or disrupt the operation of the Site or the servers or networks used to make the Site available; or violate any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of such networks;

(e)    transmit or otherwise make available in connection with the Site any virus, worm, Trojan horse or other computer code that is harmful or invasive or may or is intended to damage the operation of, or to monitor the use of, any hardware, software, or equipment;

(f)    reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, modify, adapt, translate, publish, display, communicate, transmit, broadcast, podcast, webcast, distribute, trade, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise exploit for any commercial or other purposes, any portion of, use of, or access to the Site;

(g)    attempt to discover the source code of any SEA Content (as defined below) available on the Site;

(h)    remove any copyright, trade mark or other proprietary rights notice from the Site or materials originating from the Site;

(i)    frame or mirror any part of the Site;

(j)    infringe any intellectual property rights relating to any intellectual property accessible on or through the Site or use the Site in any manner which may infringe any personal or proprietary rights;

(k)    create a database by systematically downloading and storing Site content; and

(l)    use any manual or automatic device in any way to gather Site content or reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site.

2.    Third Party Information and Websites

2.1    The Site may provide information and links relating to internship programs conducted by schools and educational institutions.  Should you decide to participate in such a program, you do so at our own risk. SEA has no control over, and shall not be responsible for, your participation in such program. SEA shall not be responsible for any damage or loss you may incur in connection with participating in such program.

2.2    The Site may provide links to other websites and other websites may provide links to the Site (the “Linked Sites”). SEA has no control over, and shall not be responsible for, the availability and content on the Linked Sites. SEA does not endorse the Linked Sites. Your use of the Linked Sites is at your own risk. SEA shall not be responsible for any damage you may incur from the Linked Sites or the availability of any content on the Linked Sites and you hereby irrevocably waive any claim against SEA with respect to the Linked Sites.

2.3    SEA reserves the right to object or disable any link or frame to or from the Site.

3.    Indemnity

You agree to indemnify SEA and its officers, employees, agents and partners from all and any claims, demands, actions, proceedings, liabilities (including statutory liability and liability to third parties), obligations, penalties, costs and expenses whatsoever (including all legal costs on a full indemnity basis) arising from any loss, damage or injury caused to SEA by you due to or arising from (a) your breach of these Terms of Use; (b) any use of the Site; (c) your connection to the Site; (d) your violation of any rights of another person or entity; or (e) your breach of any statutory requirement, duty or law.

4.    Intellectual Property

4.1    The copyright, patents, trademarks, registered designs and all intellectual property rights in the Site, the SEA Content and all of the text, pictures, videos and other content made available on the Site are owned by SEA and/or SEA’s licensors. You may not print or otherwise make copies of any such content without SEA’s prior written consent.

4.2    All materials, information, news, advertisements, listings, data, input, text, songs, audio, video, pictures, graphics, software, messages, comments, suggestions, ideas and other content of SEA (the “SEA Content”) that is made available on or via the Site are the copyrighted work of SEA or its content or software providers, and SEA reserves and retains all rights in the SEA Content.

4.3    The trademarks, logos and service marks ("Marks") displayed on the Site are the property of SEA or other third party(ies), and all rights to the Marks are expressly reserved by SEA or the relevant third party(ies).   You are not permitted to use any Mark without the prior written consent of SEA or such third party(ies).   The name of SEA or any other Mark may not be used in any way, including in any advertising or publicity, or as a hyperlink without SEA’s prior written permission.

4.4    The domain name on which the Site is hosted on is the sole property of SEA and you may not use or otherwise adopt a similar name for your own use.

4.5    SEA reserves the right to investigate notices of copyright, trademark and other intellectual property infringement in respect of the SEA Content and other material on the Site (the “Infringing Material”) and take appropriate action.

4.6    You acknowledge and agree that SEA has no control over and cannot undertake responsibility or liability in respect of infringing material appearing on Linked Sites or other third party sites.

5.    Confidentiality

You agree that all information sent or submitted by you to SEA in relation to the access and/or use of the Site or via the Site is non-confidential and non-proprietary unless otherwise indicated by you in writing.

6.    Termination

These Terms of Use are effective until terminated. SEA may, at any time and for any reason, at SEA’s sole and absolute discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to or use of the Site without assigning any reason. If SEA terminates your access to the Site, you shall not have the right to bring any claim against SEA with respect to such termination. SEA shall not be liable for any termination of your access to the Site.

7.    Limitation of Liability

7.1    SEA provides the Site and the SEA Content for informative purposes and on an “as is” basis and makes no representations in connection with any content made available on the Site (including, without limitation, the quality, completeness or accuracy of such content). To the maximum extent permitted by law, SEA expressly excludes:

(a)    all conditions, warranties and other terms that might otherwise be implied by law into these Terms of Use; and

(b)    any and all liability to you, whether arising under these Terms of Use, the exercise of SEA’s rights or otherwise in connection with your access, use of, reliance on, or the inability to access or use, the Site, the SEA Content, Third Party Products (as defined below), any electronic device used to access the Site (a “Computer”), a Linked Site or any other website.

The foregoing is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties.

7.2    SEA does not warrant that the functions contained in or access to the Site, SEA Content or other content will be timely, uninterrupted or error-free or without omission, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site, SEA Content or the computer software, systems and servers hosting, operating, managing, providing or contributing to the Site (the “Servers”) are free of viruses or other harmful components, or that the download, installation or use of any SEA Content in or with any Computer will not affect the functionality or performance of the Computer.   SEA does not warrant or make any representation regarding the use or the results of the use of the SEA Content, the Site or the Servers in terms of their correctness, accuracy, completeness, reliability, or otherwise.   You (and not SEA) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction, including any defect, problem or damage in any Computer. 

7.3    The data and information made available on the Site are of a general nature and do not purport, and shall not in any way be deemed, to constitute an offer or provision of any professional or expert advice.   You should at all times consult a qualified expert or professional adviser to obtain advice and independent verification of the information and data contained herein before acting on it.   Any financial or investment information in the Site are for use in Singapore only and are intended to be for your general information only.   You should not rely upon such information in making any particular investment or other decision which should only be made after consulting with a fully qualified financial adviser.   Such information does not nor is it intended to constitute any form of investment advice or any inducement, invitation or recommendation relating to any of the products listed or referred to.   Any arrangement made between you and a third party named on or linked to from these pages is at your sole risk and responsibility.   SEA does not sponsor, endorse or promote any financial products, services or information.

7.4    You acknowledge and agree that SEA does not endorse or recommend, is not an agent, reseller or distributor of, and has no control over products and services of third parties (the “Third Party Products”), and SEA hereby expressly disclaims all liabilities and responsibilities arising in relation to any Third Party Product whether available or advertised via the Site or on Linked Sites.

7.5    You agree that all statements, offers, information, opinions, materials and Third Party Products, from third parties on the Site should be used, accepted and relied upon only with care and discretion and at your own risk, and SEA shall not be responsible for any loss, damage or liability incurred by you arising from such use or reliance.

7.6    To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, SEA disclaims all liability for any direct, incidental or consequential damage or loss suffered by you that may result from the collection, use or disclosure of your personal data, including but not limited to any loss of, or any inability to retrieve, any personal data, howsoever caused, or any inaccuracy in the personal data presented, used or transmitted.

7.7    SEA makes no representation that the SEA Content is appropriate or available for use in your location.  Those who choose to access the Site from any location do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

8.    Personal Data

8.1    By accessing the Site and/or submitting information to us, you agree and consent to SEA and our representatives collecting and using your personal data, whether obtained from you or other sources, and disclosing such personal data to SEA’s service providers and other third parties whether in or outside of Singapore in accordance with these Terms of Use.

8.2    This clause supplements but does not supercede nor replace any other consent you may have previously provided or may provide to SEA nor does it affect any right which SEA may have at law in connection with the collection, use or disclosure of your personal data.

8.3    For the purpose of these Terms of Use, the term “personal data” means data, whether true or not, about an individual who can be identified (a) from that data; or (b) from that data and other information to which SEA has or is likely to have access.

8.4    When you provide us with any personal data relating to a third party, by submitting such information to us, you represent to us that you have obtained the consent of such party to you providing SEA with his personal data for the purposes specified by SEA.

8.5    SEA may collect, use or disclose your personal data in connection with (a) the operation of its business (including, without limitation, marketing and administering any of its services, courses, workshops, training, seminars or other events; conducting the eligibility assessment of a candidate for, and the award of, the Singapore Enterprise Medal of Honour; communicating with you and soliciting feedback on the services provided by SEA); (b) complying with internal policies and procedure; (c) research and analysis carried out by or in conjunction with SEA to monitor the provision of its services; (d) verifying your identity; (e) protecting and enforcing our contractual and legal rights and obligations; (f) conducting audits, review and analysis of our internal processes; (g) compliance with any applicable law, rule, regulation or to assist in law enforcement and investigations by the relevant authorities; (h) responding to your queries and requests; and/or (i) any other purpose specified by SEA.

8.6    If you have provided your telephone number and have indicated that you consent to receiving marketing or promotional information via your telephone number, then from time to time, SEA may contact you using such telephone number with information about its products and services.     

8.7    Your personal data may be disclosed for the purposes listed herein to the following third parties, whether they are located overseas or in Singapore: (a) SEA’s third party service providers; (b) business partners who offer goods and/or services or sponsor contests or other programs on the Site; (c) anyone to whom SEA transfers its rights and obligations; (d) SEA’s professional advisers; (e) government or regulatory authorities or law enforcement agencies; and (f) any other party to whom you authorise us to disclose your personal data.  

8.8    You should be aware that the use of the internet is not entirely secure and SEA cannot guarantee the security or integrity of any personal data which is transferred from you or to you via the internet.

8.9    SEA shall not be responsible for the privacy practices of the Linked Sites. Should you access a Linked Site, you should check the privacy policy applicable to such Linked Site.

8.10    If you have any queries relating to your personal data, please contact our Personal Data Protection Officer at or at +65 6493 7315.

9.    Severability

If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be void or unenforceable under any applicable law or by a court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be deemed to have been deleted from these Terms of Use and the remaining provisions shall continue to be in full force and effect.

10.    No Partnership

None of the provisions of these Terms of Use shall be deemed to constitute a partnership between SEA and you and neither party shall have any authority to bind the other party in any way.

11.    Waiver

11.1    No waiver of any rights by SEA shall be effective unless made in writing and signed by an authorised representative of SEA.

11.2    No failure or delay by SEA in exercising any right, power or remedy under these Terms of Use or a single or partial exercise of the same shall preclude any exercise or further exercise of any other right, power or remedy. No waiver by SEA in respect of a breach shall operate as a waiver in respect of any subsequent breach.

12.    Assignment

Your permission to use the Site is personal to you and non-transferable.

13.    Rights of Third Parties

Subject to clause 3, a person who is not a party hereto shall have no rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act (Cap. 53B) to enforce any of its terms.

14.    Governing Law

These Terms of Use and all matters relating to your access to, or use of, the Site shall be governed by and construed under Singapore law.

15.    Dispute Resolution

You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.

 16.    Declaration/Disclosure

SEA is a non-governmental and private company incorporated in Singapore. SEA is not a non-profit organisation (NGO) and is not recognised, endorsed or accredited by, and is not affiliated or associated with any governmental, statutory or regulatory body in Singapore. The Singapore Enterprise Medal of Honour awarded by SEA is wholly-organised by Singapore Enterprise Association Pte. Ltd., and not by the Singapore Management University (SMU).

17.   Important Note

Disclaimer: SEA is not an agent of, and is not in partnership with, any recipient of the Singapore Enterprise Medal of Honour. SEA is independent of all recipients of the Singapore Enterprise Medal of Honour and is hence not responsible or liable for any act or omission of any such recipient. SEA does not endorse or make any representation or warranty in relation to any recipient of the Singapore Enterprise Medal of Honour. Any company or individual who engages in any business or activity with any recipient of the Singapore Enterprise Medal of Honour shall do so at its own risk. SEA and its officers, employees, agents and partners hereby disclaim any responsibility or liability towards any and all claims, demands, actions, proceedings, liabilities (including statutory liability and liability to third parties), obligations, penalties, costs and expenses whatsoever arising from any liability, loss, damage or injury caused to any person as a result of or in connection with any engagement of business or activity with any recipient of the Singapore Enterprise Medal of Honour.