Terms of Use (For Users)

 

Introduction

  • Please read these terms of use (“Terms”) carefully before accessing and/or using the Platform and/or Service. These Terms govern your rights and obligations (whether as a guest or a registered user) regarding the access and/or use of the Adhocado website, mobile applications or any Internet service (including any associated software supplied by Adhocado) (collectively referred to as “Platform”) under Adhocado’ control or ownership. These Terms constitute a legally binding agreement between Adhocado (including all its subsidiaries, brands, related and/or associated companies/brands. These entities are collectively referred to as “Adhocado”, “we”, “us” or “our”), the proprietor of all rights in and to the Platform and/or Service, and you, the user of the Platform and/or Service.

  • Adhocado is an online platform that facilitates planning, providing an individual with the easiest and most efficient way to discover common free times within their group of friends (collectively referred to as “Service”).

  • By accessing, browsing, downloading and/or using the Platform and/or Service, you acknowledge that you agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms, as amended from time to time. If you disagree with any part of these Terms, you must immediately discontinue your access and/or use of the Platform and/or Service.

  • We may revise or update these Terms at any time by posting a revised/an updated version on the Platform. Unless stated otherwise, any revision or update takes effect immediately. Your continued access and/or use of the Platform and/or Service after a revision or update to these Terms constitutes your binding acceptance of the revised or updated Terms.

  • We may change or update the Platform and/or Service and any information on the Platform and/or Service at any time without notice to you or liability to us. We may also suspend, discontinue, or restrict access to, the Platform and/or Service temporarily or permanently at any time without notice to you or liability to us.

  • Headings are inserted for convenience and shall not affect the interpretation of these Terms.

 

Usage of Service

  • Feedback: If you provide us with any comments, bug reports, feedback, or modifications proposed or suggested by you to the Platform and/or Service (“Feedback”), we have the right to use such Feedback in our sole and absolute discretion. You grant us an irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license to incorporate and use your Feedback for any purposes.

  • User Content: If you provide us with other form of user content, whether in textual, audio and/or visual form, including submission of entries for competitions and promotions, such user content remains your property. However, by providing user content to us, you grant us an irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, list information regarding, edit, remove, translate, distribute, publicly perform or display, and make derivative works of your user content in whole or in part, in any form, media or technology, whether now known or hereinafter developed for any purposes, including for the purpose of marketing and promoting Adhocado and the Platform and/or Service in any media formats and through any media channels, without further notice to or consent from you, and without the requirement of payment to you or any other person or entity.

  • You represent and warrant that: (i) you either are the sole and exclusive owner of all user content or you have all rights, licenses, consents and releases necessary to grant us the license to the user content as set forth above; and (ii) neither the user content nor your submission, uploading, publishing or otherwise making available of such user content nor our use of the user content as permitted herein will infringe, misappropriate or violate a third party's intellectual property or proprietary rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, or result in the violation of any applicable law or regulation.

  • You agree to not provide user content that is defamatory, libelous, hateful, violent, obscene, pornographic, unlawful, or otherwise offensive, as determined by us in our sole and absolute discretion, whether or not such material may be protected by law. We may, but shall not be obligated to, review, monitor, or remove user content, in our sole and absolute discretion and at any time and for any reason, without notice to you or liability to us.

  • Late-cancellation and no-show policy: Adhocado maintains a free cancellation policy before the stipulated cancellation deadline. If you wish to cancel your Package purchase, you must do so in accordance with the cancellation cut-off time of 7 days before the Package is supposed to happen for you. If you cancel your purchase of a Package after the cancellation cut-off time, this will be considered as a late cancellation or if you do not redeem at your purchased Package, this will be considered as a no-show. Packages cancelled late or no-show are considered sold, there will be no refunds (either in the form of money or credit) for purchased packages that are not cancelled before the stipulated deadline or that you did not attend (no-show). There will also be no refunds for any partially used or unused package unless you provide credible evidence to us to prove that you have been wrongly billed.

  • We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your Account without compensation to you and/or prevent your access to the Platform and/or Service if you are found to have repeatedly violated this policy. We reserve the right in our sole and absolute discretion to remove certain Packages from the Platform and/or Service. We shall not be liable for the Package cancellation or no-show by our Partners.

  • Communications from Adhocado: By signing up with Adhocado, you agree to receive certain email and other communications in connection with the Platform and/or Service. For example, you might receive review requests, Package purchase and cancellation confirmations as well as friend requests from other Adhocado users. Communications relating to your Account will only be sent for important purposes, such as password recovery. You will also receive our e-mail newsletter from time to time. You can opt-out from receiving our e-mail newsletter by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the e-mail.

 

Your Obligations

 

  • You are solely responsible for your own internet connection/telecommunication charges incurred for accessing and connecting to the Platform.

  • You may access and view the Platform and may save an electronic copy or print out a copy of the materials from the Platform, solely for your own personal and non-commercial use. All copies that you make must be in the form as presented on the Platform and must include all applicable copyright and other notices on the Platform. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text or for any commercial use.

  • You must comply at all times with any instructions for use of the Platform and/or Service which we make from time to time.

  • You must not:

    • act in a way, or use or introduce anything (including any virus, worm, Trojan horse, time bomb, keystroke logger, spyware or other similar feature) that may compromise, damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, network, data or personal data stored on the Platform;

    • use the Platform in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair any of our server, or the networks connected to our server, or interfere with any other party’s access and use of the Platform;

    • attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Platform, other Adhocado user’s Accounts, computer systems or networks connected to our server, through hacking, password mining or any other means or interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Platform or any activities conducted on the Platform;

    • obtain, or attempt to obtain, any information through any means not intentionally made available on or through the Platform;

    • remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Platform;

    • license, sub-license, sell, re-sell, transfer, assign, distribute or otherwise commercially exploit or make available to any third party the Platform in any way;

    • modify or create a derivative work based on the materials on the Platform, nor decompile, decipher, reverse-engineer or disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of the Platform in order to build a competitive product or service; build a product using similar ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Platform; or copy any ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Platform;

    • link to, mirror or frame any portion of the Platform;

    • cause or launch any programs or scripts for the purpose of scraping, indexing, surveying, or otherwise data mining any portion of the Platform;

    • intentionally or unintentionally cause or attempt to cause physical or property damage or harm to any Adhocado users or Partners; and/or

    • permit third parties (including other Adhocado users) to use any Packages purchased under your own account, unless such Packages are purchased for a child’s use, in which case, the child must be accompanied or supervised by you when he/she uses the Packages.

  • You hereby agree to indemnify and hold us, our affiliates, and each of our and their respective directors, shareholders, employees, partners, agents, contractors, directors, suppliers, vendors and representatives harmless against all losses, damages, claims, liabilities, expenses or costs that arise from or in connection with:

    • your access and/or use of the Platform and/or Service;

    • your breach of any of these Terms or any applicable law or regulation;

    • any other party's breach of any of these Terms where such party was able to access and/or use the Platform and/or Service using your username and/or login password.

  • Any rights relating to the use of the Platform and/or Service not expressly granted herein are reserved and no license or right is granted to you by implication, estoppel or otherwise.

Intellectual Property

 

  • We are the owner (or the licensee, where applicable) of all proprietary and intellectual property rights on the Platform (including all information, data, texts, graphics, visual interfaces, artworks, photographs, logos, icons, sound recordings, videos, look and feel, software programmes, computer code, downloadable files, software applications, interactive features, tools, services) or other information or content made available on or through the Platform.

  • We grant you, subject to these Terms, a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-assignable, personal, limited license to access and use the Platform and/or Service for your own personal and non-commercial use. This license is revocable at any time without notice to you or liability to us. All rights not expressly granted to you are reserved by us.

  • All trademarks, trade names, service marks, product names and logos contained herein that are not owned by, licensed to or controlled by us are used in an editorial fashion only, and to the benefit of respective owners, with no intention of trademark infringement.

Disclaimers

  • Whilst we endeavour to make the Platform available 24 hours a day, we shall not be liable if for any reason the Platform is unavailable for any time or for any period. We make no representation, warranty or guarantee that your access to the Platform will be uninterrupted, timely or error-free. Due to the nature of the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed. In addition, we may occasionally need to carry out repairs, maintenance or introduce new facilities and functions.

 

Suspension and Termination

  • We reserve the right, in our absolute discretion, to monitor any and all access and use of the Platform and/or Service.

  • Without prejudice to any other right or remedy available to us, if we consider that you have breached any of these Terms or we otherwise consider it appropriate, we may immediately, and without notice to you or liability to us, suspend or terminate your Account and access to the Platform and/or Service (or any part of it) without compensation to you and we may block access from a particular Internet protocol address to the Platform and/or Service (or any part of it) in the event of any breach of these Terms. In addition, we reserve the right to seek all remedies available under these Terms, at law and in equity for breach of these Terms.

  • On suspension or termination of your Account, you must immediately cease using the  Platform and/or Service and must not attempt to gain further access.

General

  • If we need to contact you, we may do so by email, mobile number or by posting a notice on the Platform. Notice will be deemed given 24 hours after email is sent or notice is posted on the Platform. You agree that this satisfies all legal requirements in relation to written communications.

  • These Terms, and any dispute relating to these Terms or the Platform and/or Service, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore without regard to the choice or conflicts of law principles of any jurisdiction. Each party submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Singapore in relation to any disputes or claims arising out of or in connection with these Terms or the Platform and/or Service.

  • In the event that the law in a jurisdiction does not allow jurisdiction to be that of the courts of Singapore or where judgment of a Singaporean court is unenforceable in that country, unresolved disputes shall be referred to the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC”), in accordance with the Rules of the SIAC as modified or amended from time to time (“Rules”) by a sole arbitrator appointed by the mutual agreement of all the parties (“Arbitrator”). If the parties are unable to agree on an arbitrator, the Arbitrator shall be appointed by the President of SIAC in accordance with the Rules.

  • The seat and venue of the arbitration shall be Singapore, in the English language and the fees of the Arbitrator shall be borne equally by all the parties, provided that the Arbitrator may require that such fees be borne in such other manner as the Arbitrator determines is required in order for this arbitration clause to be enforceable under applicable law.

  • Any cause of action arising out of or in connection with these Terms or the Platform and/or Service must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action accrues. Otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.

  • For us to waive a right under these Terms, the waiver must be in writing.

  • If any part or provision of these Terms is or becomes illegal, unenforceable, or invalid under any enactment or rule of law or by any court in any jurisdiction, that part or provision is deemed to be modified to the extent required to remedy the illegality, unenforceability or invalidity. If a modification is not possible, the part or provision must be treated for all purposes as severed from these Terms. The remainder of these Terms will remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable on you.

  • These Terms set out everything agreed by the parties relating to your use of the Platform and/or Service and supersede and cancel anything discussed, exchanged or agreed prior to you agreeing to these Terms. The parties have not relied on any representation, warranty, guarantee or agreement relating to the Platform and/or Service that is not expressly set out in these Terms, and no such representation, warranty, guarantee or agreement has any effect from the date you agreed to these Terms.

  • You may not assign these Terms without our prior written approval. We may assign these Terms without your consent to: (i) our subsidiary or related/affiliated company; (ii) an acquirer of our equity, business or assets; or (iii) a successor by merger. No joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you, or Adhocado as a result of these Terms or use of the Platform and/or Service.