Terms Of Service

Last updated: July 2020


Overview

The following terms of service (“Terms of Service”) govern the use of the services provided by Glance.sg (the “Company”). Services provided by Glance.sg through this website (the “Site”)therein shall be available to Job Seekers (“sellers”) or other users such as Buyers.

Access to and use of the contents and services provided on the Site shall be subject to the terms of service. which are set out below.

If you do not accept the Terms of Service, please do not Sign up, access, view, download or otherwise use any services offered by the Company via the Site. Your continued use of the Site is an acknowledgement that you have read and understood the Terms of Service and that you agree to be bound by all of its provisions. The company reserves the right to amend, add to, delete or revise the Privacy Statement and the Terms of Service at any time without prior notice. You are advised to periodically review the Terms of Service. Your access to the Site and the Company’s services will be terminated upon your notice to the Company that any change is unacceptable; otherwise your continued use shall constitute your acceptance of all changes and they shall be binding upon you.


1. Acceptable Site Users

The posts which Users post on the site (job listing or requests) are to be collectively referred to as postings.

1.1. Sellers

Sellers are users of the Site who advertise their services to provide to clients based on their skill set.

Sellers agree that they shall only use the Site for lawful purposes and seeking freelance jobs.

The Seller confirms and acknowledges that they disclose their personal data and all other information to the Buyers and/or the Company of their own volition when they apply for available job vacancies posted on or through the Site, and/or when Sellers use the Site for purposes of submitting, uploading or posting their resume on the Site. The Company also reserves the right to reject, disapprove or edit any part of the Seller’s resume and information or data related thereto as it sees appropriate and to erase any personal data which the Company reasonably believes that such information to be inaccurate, false, illegal, unlawful, infringe copyright / trademark / trade name / trade secret or infringe any other intellectual property rights or invade the privacy of the other having regard to the purpose (including any directly related purpose) for which the data are or are to be used.

As per the Company’s Privacy Policy, the Company will not release Seller’s personal data to any Buyer without their permission unless required by any authorized institution or obliged under the prevailing laws and regulations. Sellers acknowledge and agree that the Company will, if he/she so authorizes, release their resume (without their personal and contact information and name of their current employer) to any Buyer through the use the Company’s portal or any other means for the sole purpose of enabling Buyers to recruit and assess the suitability of Sellers in relation to any jobs. Sellers agree that the Company may use their personal data (without his/her name, address and other personal identifiable information) for marketing purposes which may be directed to either potential Buyer, their respective agents or anyone under their employ.

The Company will not be responsible or held liable in any way if any Buyer or other user, in breach of the Terms of Service, whether in Singapore or elsewhere, uses the Seller’s personal data, information or materials for any purpose other than for recruiting potential employees. Sellers accept that all personal data, information or materials given to Buyer or other users, or submitted on or through the Site, are given entirely at their own risk.

Sellers under the age of 18 at the date of entering into an agreement with a Buyer is to obtain consent to them entering into the agreement and present this to the Buyer.

1.2. Buyers

Buyers are users of the Site who post requests on the site for freelancers (the sellers) to take on freelance work for them.

Buyers agree that they shall only use the Site for lawful purposes and promoting any job related activities.

Buyers shall be solely responsible for the contents of and materials contained in its advertisement and/or web page posted on the Site. The Company reserves the right to remove or edit, or require the removal or amendment of, any advertisement or web page as it sees appropriate, or to terminate or suspend the Buyer’s access and use of the Site and/or services offered on or through the Site, in accordance with the agreement for such services between Buyer and the Company.

The Company will not be responsible or held liable in any way if any Seller or any other user, in breach of the Terms of Service, whether in Singapore or elsewhere, breaches the terms of the agreement between the Buyer and the Seller. The Company reserves a right to take on a mediatory role in such a situation. Buyers however, acknowledge that any agreement they enter with Sellers on the Site are at their own risk.


2. Transactions

Following the confirmation of an agreement between a Seller and Buyer over the services to be provided by the seller, the Company will take on a role as an intermediary to hold on to any fees to be paid to the Seller by the Buyer, and only release these fees to the Seller when it deems appropriate to.

Any fees released to the Company are non-refundable by users without a valid reason.


3. Prohibited Uses of Glance

Sellers shall not post any non-resume related information or data and/or incomplete, false or inaccurate resume related information or data on the Site.

Sellers shall not respond to any job vacancy advertisement for any reason other than to apply for the job advertised, and Buyers shall not respond to any Sellers other than in connection with his/her application for a job. Any communications or use of the Site for any purposes other than recruitment purposes, including but not limited to soliciting of donations or business for any reason, are strictly prohibited.

All users shall not use the Site in any manner that infringes the intellectual property rights or proprietary rights of others.

All users shall not print, download, duplicate, transmit or otherwise copy, reproduce, redistribute, republish or use any personally identifiable information about other users. All unsolicited communications of any type to users are strictly prohibited.

All users shall not delete, revise or remove any material posted by any other person or entity.

All users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Site including, without limitation, accessing data not intended for them or logging into a server or account which they are not authorized to access, attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or attempting to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization, attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network or sending unsolicited e-mails, including promotions and/or advertisements for products or services. Violations of system or network security may result in civil and/or criminal liabilities, including under the Computer Misuse Act (Cap. 50A) and the Spam Control Act (Cap. 311A).

Users shall not upload, publish, transmit, distribute, circulate, or store any material in any form (resume’s, job listings, etc.) on the Site (i) in violation of any applicable laws or regulations; (ii) in any manner that may infringe the copyright, trademark, trade secrets or other intellectual property rights or proprietary rights of others or violate the privacy or publicity or other personal rights of others; (iii) that is harmful, defamatory, libellous, obscene, discriminatory, harassing, threatening, abusive, hateful, racist, blasphemous, false, illegal, improper or is otherwise offensive or objectionable; (iv) in the manner that causes unrest in politics, religion, national security under the Penal Code (Cap. 224) or the Maintenance of Religious Harmony Act (Cap. 167A); or (v) that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, corrupted files or other materials or programs that may interrupt, damage or limit the functionality and operation of the Site, the services offered on the Site, or of any computer software or hardware or telecommunication equipment.

All users agree that their usage of the site is not for the purposes of poaching prospective sellers or buyers away to other Job-Seeking portals.

All users agree that their usage of the site is not for the purposes of soliciting, advertising, or promoting services which will not be transacted using the Company’s platform.

The Company reserves the right to remove, suspend or ban any users which violate the above terms.


4. Intellectual Property

4.1. Glance Intellectual Property

All trademarks, logos, images used in this web site are the property of the Company and/or third party members identified in the web site. Under no circumstances, unless a written consent notice, are users allowed to copy or use any of the content and services here for commercial / personal gain.

All contents of the Site, including without limitation information, text, graphics, images, layout, designs, pictures, logos, editorial content, HTML and other proprietary materials on the Site (collectively “Contents”) are the intellectual property of the Company and are protected by copyright, trademark, patent and other intellectual property laws. Users acknowledge and agree that the Contents are made available solely for their personal non-commercial use. Except as otherwise provided in this paragraph, users shall not, and shall not procure, assist or facilitate any third party to, copy, reproduce, transmit, publish, disseminate, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, circulate, store (in any medium), display, modify, sell or transfer or participate in the sale or transfer of or offer for sale of, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit any of the Contents, whether in whole or in part. Users may download or copy the Contents solely for their personal non-commercial use and/or users that are expressly permitted in these Terms of Service, provided that users will not delete or amend any symbols or statements in the Contents that indicate the subsistence therein of copyright, trademark and any other proprietary rights. Users do not have any right, title or interest in or to any or any part of the Contents as a result of such downloading or copying. The Company reserves all its rights of enforcement of all its intellectual property rights or proprietary rights in the Contents, including without limitation against any use of any of the Contents that is not expressly permitted under the Terms of Service. For the avoidance of doubt, any purported consent of any third parties (including Advertisers) to the use of the Contents or any part thereof shall not in any way exonerate the users from the restrictions/prohibitions imposed hereunder in whatsoever manner.

4.2. Users Intellectual Property

All Users agree that Content that is produced as a result of their work through this Site are their own Intellectual Property.

When taking on freelance jobs on the Glance portal, Users agree that the Company retains the rights to use the work they produce for the purposes of promoting the Services which the Company provides.


5. Risks

All users use the site and any other websites accessed through it, entirely at their own risk. All users shall be responsible for their own communications and are responsible for the consequences of their activities on the Site. The Company does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy or reliability of any of the communications posted by other users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. Any reliance by users on any material posted by other users shall be at their own risk. The Company reserves the right to expel any users and prevent their further access to the Site at any time for breaching the Terms of Service or violating the laws and regulations and also reserves the right to remove any material which is abusive, illegal, disruptive or inappropriate at the Company’s sole discretion without notice and/or consent whatsoever.

All users agree that Glance.sg cannot be held liable and will not be responsible should the work produced by Sellers on the Site be deemed not up to standard by any Buyer. The Company reserves a right to take on a mediatory role in such a situation. Users however, acknowledge that any agreement they enter with other users on the Site are at their own risk.

All users are aware to the fact that Glance.sg reserves the right to proceed with legal action and claim for damages from users who fail to comply with these Terms of Service and that Users who fail to comply with these Terms of Service will be fully responsible for their own actions and any legal action which may be taken against them as a result of it.


6. Mediation

In the event where there is need for disputes to be settled between Sellers and Buyers, Users (including Sellers and Buyers) are encouraged to settle these disputes among themselves, and if necessary, raise the matter up to the relevant legal bodies (Small Claims Tribunal). The outcomes of which are to be relayed to the Company to ensure transparency and fairness.


7. Indemnity

All users agree to indemnify Glance.sg and its associated companies, officers, directors, employees, agents, proprietors, partners, representatives, shareholders, servants, attorneys, predecessors, successors and assigns from and against any claims, actions, demands, injuries, liabilities, losses, damages, costs and expenses (including legal fees and litigation expenses on a full indemnity basis) arising from or relating to the users’ use of the Site or its contents or the users’ breach of the Terms of Service, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law. This indemnification shall be in addition to all other obligations of users under the Terms of Service, and shall not prejudice any other rights or remedies available at law to the Company.


8. Disclaimer

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Glance.sg and its associated companies, officers, directors, employees or agents shall not be liable in any event for damage of any kind suffered by any users whatsoever directly or indirectly arising from or relating to such users’ use of or inability to use the site and its contents, including without limitation any errors or omissions in such contents, or any deletion, incorrect or delayed transmission or loss of any contents or materials uploaded or transmitted through the site.


9. Limitation of Liability

Without prejudice to the above and subject to the applicable laws, the liability of Glance.sg to any user for all claims arising from or relating to his/her use of Glance.sg and the Site shall be in respect of the services giving rise to such claims.

The Company will not be liable for the contents of any posts made on the Site which falls within the definition of section 2, which may include sensitive material. Whilst not liable, the Company will act in it’s sole discretion to remove any material from the site which falls within the definition.


10. Termination

In the event that any information provided by the user is inaccurate, in breach of any laws or contains indecent elements, the Company shall reserve the right to instantly suspend the user’s account and membership without notice and reserves the right to take any action as it considers appropriate, desirable or necessary, including but not limited to taking legal action against such user. The Company reserves the right at any time to immediately terminate or suspend any user’s account or access to the Site without notice, where the Company is of the opinion that the user has breached any of the Terms of Service or violated any law or regulation, and to take further action as the Company in its sole discretion considers appropriate, desirable or necessary, including removing any material which it deems abusive, illegal, disruptive or inappropriate. The Company shall have the sole and absolute discretion to decide whether the user, Seller or Buyer has breached any of the Terms of Service, and such decision shall be final. In case the Company has not exercised the right under this Clause, it shall not be deemed to be a waiver.


11. Modification of Access to Site

The Company reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify, change, suspend, discontinue or restrict users’ access to, either temporarily or permanently, the Site (or any part thereof); or the whole or any portion of this Site (and the services provided therein), with or without notice. The Company will not be liable to users or to any third party for any such modification, change, suspension, discontinuation or restriction.


12. Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These Terms of Service and any dispute or matter arising from or incidents to the use of the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with the Terms of Service, including any question regarding its existence, validity, breach or termination, shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration in Singapore at the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC”) or at such other venue in Singapore as the parties concerned may agree in writing in accordance with the SIAC Rules. A tribunal shall consist of a single arbitrator to be appointed by the chairman of the SIAC. The decision of the tribunal shall be final and binding on the parties concerned. The parties concerned undertake to keep the arbitration proceedings and all information, pleadings, documents, evidence and all matters relating thereto confidential.


13. Severability

The provisions of these Terms of Service shall be enforceable independently of each other and the validity of each provision shall not be affected if any of the others is invalid. In the event that any provision or any part of a provision of the Terms of Service is determined to be or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions or remaining part of the provision of the Terms of Service shall not be affected and, in lieu of such illegal, invalid, or unenforceable provision or part of a provision, there shall be added as part of the Terms of Service one or more provisions as similar in terms as may be legal, valid and enforceable under the applicable law.


14. Variation of Terms

The Company may vary these Terms at any time. If the Company varies these Terms, it will provide notice by publishing the varied Terms on the Site. You are encouraged to check these Terms regularly for any changes.

You accept that by stating the above, the Company has provided you with sufficient notice of the variation to its Terms.

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