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By using this site, you signify your consent and agreement to the terms and conditions as outlined below (the "Terms and Conditions"). If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, then please do not use this site.
RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF MATERIALS
This site is owned and operated by The Ascott Limited, hereinafter referred to as "Ascott", "we", "us" or "our". No material or images from somerset.com website or images stored on any other website owned, operated, licensed or controlled by us may be copied, reproduced, republished, adapted, downloaded, uploaded, transmitted, posted, used transformatively or distributed in any way without our prior written permission.
Take note that in the event that you are authorised by us to download software or materials from this site, the software, including any files, images incorporated in, linked to or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software, collectively hereinafter referred to as the "software", is licensed to you by us only.
HREF (Hypertext Reference) Linking - We do allow standard HREF hypertext linking to our pages located on somerset.com. However, we do request that your links be referenced to our website Home Page (e.g. www.the-ascott.com).
IMG SRC Inline Linking - Under no circumstances do we allow inline image links in your HTML pages (e.g. IMG SRC = " http://www.the-ascott.com/anydir/anyfile.jpg | gif ") to images stored on the-ascott.com or images stored on any other website owned, operated, licensed or controlled by us. Such links are strictly prohibited and are violation of our copyright and other proprietary rights.
FRAMING - Under no circumstances do we allow framing of our HTML pages and/or images on the-ascott.com or pages and/or images stored on any other website owned, operated, licensed or controlled by us. Such framing is strictly prohibited and is a violation of our copyright and other proprietary rights.
Ascott is not responsible for the content of any sites that may be linked to or from the-ascott.com or any other website owned, operated, licensed or controlled by us. These links are provided for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk. Any other website accessed from this site is independent from the-ascott.com and we have no control over the content of that other website. In addition, a link to any other website does not imply that Ascott endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or use of such other website. In no event shall any reference to any third party or third party product or service be construed as an approval or endorsement by somerset.com of that third party or of any product or service provided by a third party.
WARRANTIES AND DISCLAIMERS
The materials in this site are provided "as is" without expressed or implied warranties, conditions, terms or representations of any kind, including, but not limited to, any implied warranty, condition, term or representation as to satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose and all such warranties, conditions, terms and representations are specifically excluded. There is no warranty, condition, term or representation as to the quality, accuracy, completeness, and validity of any materials on the site, and no warranty, condition, term or representation that the functions contained on the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected.
Most statistical data includes rounding. All rates are subject to change without prior notice and at Ascott's absolute discretion.
Ascott assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in these materials. The materials could include factual or other inaccuracies or typographical errors.
Changes are periodically made to the information and materials herein; these changes will be incorporated in new editions of the materials. Ascott may make improvements and/or changes in the materials at any time.
In no event shall Ascott be liable for any damages whatsoever, whether arising in tort (including negligence), contract or otherwise, including those resulting from loss of use, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of the materials in this site, provided that nothing in this paragraph shall exclude liability for fraud, death or personal injury caused by negligence.
SUBMISSIONS AND ENDORSEMENTS
Should you or any viewer of the materials respond with information, feedback, data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like regarding any of Ascott's materials, any such response shall be deemed non-proprietary and Ascott shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the above mentioned response materials at its discretion without limitation.
You agree that Ascott shall be free to use any ideas, concepts or techniques contained in your response for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such ideas, concepts or techniques.
This site may contain the views, opinions, statements, and recommendations of third-party individuals and organisations. None of them or the-ascott.com will be liable or responsible for the content including the accuracy, integrity, quality or reliability of any communication, advice, opinion, statement, or other information displayed, uploaded, or distributed through the site or for any errors or violations of laws or regulations. You acknowledge that any reliance on any such communication, opinion, advice, statement, or information will be at your sole risk.
Although Ascott is not obliged to do so, it will have the right to review your communications on the site to determine whether they comply with these Terms and Conditions and applicable laws or regulations. Ascott will comply with any court order in disclosing the identity or location of any person posting communications on the site.
Ascott may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the site for any reason, including without limitation, breach of these Terms and Conditions. If you breach these Terms and Conditions, your authorisation to use the site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials and content, and the-ascott.com has the right to refuse any and all current or future use of or access to the site.
APPLICABLE LAW & JURISDICTION
The law applicable to these Terms and Conditions is the law of the Republic of Singapore and the courts of the Republic of Singapore will have exclusive jurisdiction in case of any dispute.
Ascott reserves the right to revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting. Please revisit this site from time to time to review the then-current terms which will be binding on you.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is deemed void, unlawful, or otherwise unenforceable for any reason, that provision will be severed from these Terms and Conditions and the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions will remain in force. Failure by Ascott to exercise or enforce any right conferred by these Terms and Conditions shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any such right, nor operate so as to bar the exercise or enforcement of such right or any other right on a later occasion. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and somerset.com concerning your use of the site, and the agreement will not be modified without the prior written consent of Ascott. You may not assign these Terms and Conditions or any of its rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions. The Contract (Rights of Third Parties) Act shall not apply to these Terms and Conditions.
Please note that these Terms and Conditions are supplemented, where applicable, by other terms and conditions contained on www.the-ascott.com, such as our Website Privacy Statement and Cancellation Policy.
COPYRIGHT & TRADEMARK
All contents of the Ascott websites are copyright © 2011 The Ascott Limited and/or its subsidiaries.
ASCOTT™, SOMERSET™ and CITADINES™ are trademarks of Ascott International Management (2001) Pte Ltd and Citadines, indirect wholly-owned subsidiaries of The Ascott Limited, and are in worldwide use. All rights reserved.