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Welcome to cultureplus.asia. The materials on this website (the “Site”) are provided by Culture Plus as a service to its customers, are to be used for informational purposes only, and subject to change without notice. By using and/or downloading any materials from the Site, you will be deemed to agree to the terms and conditions (“these Terms”), govern the Site’s relationship with you. Unauthorised use of the Site may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
DECLARATION: By entering and using the Site, you confirm, declare, and represent that you are physically in Hong Kong, China. Furthermore, in order to use the Site, you must have the power and legal age of your jurisdiction to enter into a binding agreement. You declare that all information you provide to the Site in relation to your identity (if any) is true, accurate and correct, and you shall update Culture Plus promptly within five (5) calendar days should there be any change during your use of the Site.
OWNERSHIP: All content on the Site and/or on e-mails distributed to you from cultureplus.asia and Culture Plus including without limitation text, graphics, logos, button icons, and images, and the selection and arrangement of such content (“Materials”) is the exclusive property of cultureplus.asia, it’s mother company Le Cercle Ltd. (Hong Kong) or its licensors and is protected by international copyright laws and treaty provisions. All rights not expressly granted are reserved. Any unauthorised use of any Materials on the Site may constitute a violation of copyright, trademark, and other laws governing the Materials presented on the Site.
LIMITED LICENSE: You may use or download Materials displayed on the Site for non-commercial and personal use only. Culture Plus retains full and complete right and title to the downloaded Materials, including but not limited to any files and images incorporated in or generated by the Materials and accompanying data and Culture Plus retains all intellectual property rights therein. If you download the Materials, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices displayed on the Materials. Except as provided herein, you may not distribute, modify, transmit, post, or otherwise use the content of the Site and/or content contained in e-mails distributed to you from cultureplus.asia for public or commercial purposes without Culture Plus’s written permission. You agree to prevent any unauthorised copying or other use of the Materials.
CONTENT: Your access to the Site is entirely at your own risk. The reviews published on the Site are both the fair comment of critics of cultureplus.asia editorial team and the opinions of Culture Plus users (“users”), with a numerical rating reflecting the average score given by all users on a particular establishment and direct quotes or paraphrases from users’ comments. By using the Site, you are deemed to accept these Terms and you expressly authorize Culture Plus to edit user reviews for accuracy and legality and/or to refrain from publishing or remove any user comments at any point. However, Culture Plus does not have control over and does not guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy or reliability of any advertisement or materials posted by other users or endorse any opinions expressed by users on the Site. All information that users submit to the Site, including all numerical votes and written comments, will be considered voluntary submission. By posting content on the Site, you unconditionally grant to Culture Plus a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free right to exercise the copyright, publicity and database rights (but no other rights) you may have in the content for Culture Plus to use the same for any purpose including host, display, promote, copy, download, forward, distribute, reproduce, sell and re-use the content in any form whatsoever.
PROHIBITED CONTENT: You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the Site any abusive, unlawful, disruptive or false content and other content which Culture Plus at its sole discretion deems to be inappropriate. Culture Plus will cooperate to the fullest extent possible to assist authorities in prosecuting those persons responsible for such postings.
LINKED SITES: The Site may also include links to other websites including third party links. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that Culture Plus endorses the website(s), unless such site is legally affiliated with Culture Plus. Culture Plus shall have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s). Culture Plus reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to terminate any link or linking program at any time and for any reason it deems appropriate. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to the Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.
DISCLAIMER: Any information or Materials on the Site and/or included in emails distributed to you by cultureplus.asia is provided to you without warranty and your use of such is entirely at your own risk, for which Culture Plus shall not be liable for. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through the Site meet your specific requirements. The Materials are provided “as is” without any express or implied warranty of any kind including, but not limited to, warranties of accuracy, completeness, merchantability, non-infringement of intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose. Culture Plus also does not warrant that the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the site or the server are free of viruses or other harmful components. You also acknowledge that third party links and websites may appear on the site. You understand and agree that any Materials downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the site or from third party links and websites is at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of materials and use of the site or from third party links and websites. Culture Plus does not make any warranty regarding any goods or services purchased or obtained as a result of comments posted on / content published on the site. In no event shall Culture Plus or its’ licensors/suppliers, its officers, directors, employees or agents be liable to you for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of information, direct or indirect, incidental, coincidental or punitive damages of any kind howsoever arising, including negligence) out of the use of or inability to use the materials / the site, even if Culture Plus has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
INDEMNITY: All users agree to indemnify, and hold harmless Culture Plus, its officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any claims, actions, demands, losses or damages arising from or resulting from their use of the Site or their breach of these Terms.
APPLICABLE LAWS: The Site is controlled by Culture Plus from its offices within the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (“Hong Kong”). These Terms and any dispute or matter arising from or incidental to the use of the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Hong Kong without regard to choice or conflicts of law principles. Both users and Culture Plus shall submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong. Those who choose to access the Site from locations other than Hong Kong do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
CULTURE PLUS TRADEMARKS: All the trademarks used in the Site are either owned or used by Culture Plus under licences from the respective trademark owners. Any third parties may use all these trademarks only with permission from Culture Plus.
UPDATES: Where Culture Plus revises, changes or modifies these Terms, Culture Plus shall publish a notice 7 days’ prior to such revision, change or modification of these Terms. If you do not agree to the updated Terms, you should not proceed to use or access the Site. Please remember to visit the Site from time to time to review any amendments to these Terms and their effect on your use of the Site and the Materials contained herein.