Table of Contents

  1. Consent
  2. Parties
  3. Terms and conditions
  4. Right to use
  5. User accounts
  6. User account security
  7. Purchasing services
  8. Intellectual property
  9. Warranties
  10. Liability
  11. Indemnity
  12. Termination
  13. Viruses
  14. Network access and devices
  15. Third party websites/applications/services
  16. Online tool content
  17. General provisions
  18. Definitions

Welcome to the gstraits.com Website


    1. By continuing to Use Our Site, You acknowledge and agree that You have read, understood, accepted and agreed with these T&Cs.
    2. You acknowledge and agree that if You did not to positively agree to these T&Cs then We are unable to, and do not intend for You, to have access to Our Site and any content and/or Services that are comprise and/or offered therein.
    1. STRAITS PARTNERS INC is a private limited company incorporated under the state of Delaware, United States of America, law with registration number 20187115881 (“Straits Partners”, “We”, “Our”, “Us”). Our communication address is 106 Mohave Ter, Fremont, CA 94539, USA.
    2. We are the owner and/or licensor of Our Site and are in the business of providing the Services in the United States of America and India.
    3. You are the natural person who is presently visiting Our Site in Your own individual capacity and/or on behalf of Your company (“You”, “Your”, “Yours”).
    1. You acknowledge and agree that These T&Cs strictly govern Your access to and Use of Our Site including access to the Services that We offer, and may offer, from time to time via Our Site.
    2. By Using Our Site, You acknowledge and agree that You:
      1. accept these T&Cs;
      2. shall at all times comply with these T&Cs; and
      3. accept Our Privacy Policy found at [gstraits.com/privacypolicy].
    3. If You do not accept and agree to these T&Cs, You acknowledge and agree that You should immediately exit from and not Use Our Site.
    1. Subject to Clauses 4.2 and Error! Reference source not found. and Your compliance with these T&Cs, We hereby grant You a revocable, royalty-free, non-exclusive, non-transferable licence to Use:
      1. Our Site to utilise the services facilitated by the same;
      2. any content, information and related materials that may be made available through Our Site;
      3. Our Site for Your normal business purposes and/or own personal use; and
      4. Our Site strictly in compliance with these T&Cs.
    2. Clause 4.1 is strictly conditional on You ensuring that You shall not (and shall not permit anyone else to):
      1. reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, post or disclose any content on Our Site without Our prior written approval which may be withheld in Our sole and absolute discretion;
      2. modify, alter, modify or adapt all or any part of Our Site in any way;
      3. remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices displayed on Our Site;
      4. Use any part of the content on Our Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from Us or Our licensors;
      5. modify the paper or digital copies of any materials You have printed off or downloaded in any way;
      6. try to gain access to any other area of Our Site by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means;
      7. link to, mirror or frame any part of Our Site without Our prior written approval which may be withheld in Our sole and absolute discretion;
      8. pretending You are or impersonating another individual; or
      9. using Our Site or any content on Our Site for any unlawful activity and/or activity prohibited by these T&Cs, including developing, offering or engaging in the performance of similar or competing services.
    3. Where You breach these T&Cs, Your right to Use Our Site shall cease immediately.
    4. The licence to Use Our Site in Clause 4.1 applies to:
      1. You acting in Your individual capacity as a natural person;
      2. Your company on behalf of whom You are legally authorised to act, such company being as indicated in the Account Information; and
      3. You acting in Your individual capacity as a director or shareholder of the company referred to in Clause 4.4.2.
    1. To gain access to and/or purchase any Services, You acknowledge and agree that You are required to register for and maintain a User Account.
    2. To register for a User Account, You are required to be at least 18 years old and must provide Us with the required Account Information.
    3. You warrant and represent to Us that:
      1. the Account Information that You provide to Us is accurate, complete, valid (where applicable) and that You will maintain it in such condition on an ongoing and continuous basis; and
      2. where You are Using a User Account on behalf of a company, You have the requisite legal authority to do so.
    4. You acknowledge and agree that a breach of Clause 5.3 shall result in the termination of these T&Cs and immediate termination of Your right to Use Our Site and/or the Services.
    1. You shall at all times maintain the security and secrecy of Your Account Information and the username and password of Your User Account.
    2. You shall not authorise any Third Party to use Your User Account. You may not assign or otherwise transfer Your User Account to any other natural person or legal entity.
    3. You shall be responsible for all activity that occurs under Your User Account, unless You provide sufficient evidence to Our reasonable satisfaction that Your User Account has been the subject of unauthorised use.
    4. You shall notify Us of any breach of security of Your username and password immediately.
    1. You acknowledge and agree that these T&Cs govern Your Use of Our Site but the conclusion of any contract in connection with any Services You seek to acquire from Us shall be subject to a separate Service Contract.
    2. You acknowledge and agree that where You have executed a Service Contract and there is any conflict, ambiguity or inconsistency between the Service Contract and these T&Cs, the Service Contract shall take precedence.
    1. You acknowledge and agree that You shall not (and shall not permit anyone else to) reproduce, modify, distribute, post, disclose or otherwise take or use Our IPR.
    2. Our Site and all rights therein are and shall remain Our property or the property of Our licensors. Neither these T&Cs nor Your Use of Our Site shall convey or grant to You any rights:
      1. in or related to Our Site except for the limited licence granted in Clause 4.1; or
      2. to use or reference in any manner Our Marks or those of Our licensors.
    3. All content and functionality on Our Site is the exclusive property of Us or Our licensors and is protected by the law of Singapore and international intellectual property laws.
    4. The Marks displayed on Our Site are IPR owned by Us and/or Our licensors. You shall not use or reproduce any Marks of, or imply any endorsement by or relationship with, Us or Our licensors.
    1. You warrant and represent to Us as at the agreement date and at all times during the validity of this agreement that:
      1. Your Account Information is accurate and correct and We may rely on it without further enquiry.
      2. You shall not (and shall not permit anyone else to) reproduce, modify, distribute, post, disclose or otherwise take or Use Our IPR; and
      3. You shall not breach any of the conditions of these T&Cs.
    2. You acknowledge and agree that:
      1. Our Site and any Services accessible via Our Site are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis;
      2. We do not guarantee that Our Site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions;
      3. We do not guarantee the quality, suitability, safety or ability of Third Party providers associated with the provision of the Services;
      4. We cannot guarantee that no viruses or other contaminating or destructive properties will be transmitted or that no damage will occur to Your mobile device. We are not responsible for any loss You may incur as a result of this; and
      5. the entire risk arising out of Your Use of Our Site remains solely with You, to the maximum extent permitted under applicable law.
    3. You acknowledge and agree that insofar as is permitted by applicable law We provide no warranties nor give any representations or undertakings to You whatsoever including that:
      1. the content on Our Site is accurate, complete or up to date;
      2. Our Site or any content, service or feature of the same shall be error-free or uninterrupted, or that any defects will be corrected; or
      3. Our Site will be accessible on any particular hardware or devices.
    4. We and Our Third Party content providers provide no warranties nor give any representations or undertakings as to the ownership, accuracy or adequacy of the content on Our Site.
    5. We exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to Our Site or any content on it to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
    1. Our total liability to You for loss under these T&Cs shall be limited to [US$100] in aggregate for any and all claims under these T&Cs arising for whatever reason whatsoever.
    2. We shall not be liable to You for:
      1. any loss or damage of any nature howsoever whether direct, indirect or consequential caused or arising under or in connection with Your Use of, or inability to Use, Our Site; or
      2. any information published on linked websites, contained in any user submissions published on Our Site, or provided by Third Parties.
    3. You acknowledge and agree that We shall not be liable to You for any damages, liability or losses arising out of:
      1. Your Use of or reliance on the Services made available via Our Site or Your inability to Use Our Site and/or access the Services (as the case may be);
      2. any failure to provide Our Site and/or the Services, in part or in full, due to abnormal and unforeseen circumstances beyond Our control, including phone network failures or You being out of mobile coverage; or
      3. any transaction or relationship between You and any Third Party provider associated with the provision of the Services.
    4. The limitations and disclaimer in Clause 10.3 do not purport to limit liability or alter Your rights as a consumer that cannot be excluded under applicable law.
    1. You acknowledge and agree that You shall fully indemnify Us and/or Our licensors from and against any and all claims and/or losses of whatever nature suffered, sustained or incurred, arising out of or in connection with:
      1. Your breach of these T&Cs; and
      2. the use of any and all information that You submit to Us via Our Site in connection with a Service Contract.
    2. For the purposes of Clause 11.1, We shall be deemed to include Our affiliates, employees, agents, directors, shareholders and officers.
    1. We may, in Our sole and absolute discretion and at any time, terminate Your use of Your User Account.
    2. You may delete Your User Account at any time.
    1. We do not guarantee that Our Site will be secure or free from bugs or Viruses. You shall not misuse Our Site by knowingly introducing any Viruses.
    2. You shall not attempt to gain unauthorised access to Our Site, the server on which Our Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to Our Site.
    3. You shall not attack Our Site via a denial-of-service attack, a distributed denial-of-service attack or any other cyber-attack aimed to disrupt ordinary access to Our Site.
    4. You acknowledge and agree that any breaches of Clauses 13.1, 13.2 or 13.3 by You:
      1. will amount to a criminal offence under the law of Singapore and other applicable jurisdictions;
      2. shall be reported by Us to the relevant law enforcement authorities and We shall cooperate with them by disclosing Your identity to them; and
      3. shall result in Your right to Use Our Site ceasing immediately and Us taking relevant proceedings against You.
    1. You acknowledge and agree that You are responsible for:
      1. obtaining the data network access necessary to Use Our Site, including all fees and charges associated with the same; and
      2. procuring compatible hardware or devices necessary to access Our Site.
    1. Our Site may contain links to independent Third Party websites and/or applications and may also contain content supplied by independent Third Parties.
    2. You acknowledge and agree that Third Party websites and/or applications to which Our Site contains links to are:
      1. not under Our control and We have no responsibility for nor do We endorse their content; and
      2. governed by their own terms and conditions and privacy policies and access to them is at Your own discretion.
    3. You acknowledge and agree that certain Services accessible via Our Site are provided and/or fulfilled, either in whole or in part, by Third Parties.
    4. In relation to Clause 15.3, You acknowledge and agree that:
      1. such Services may be made available or accessed in connection with Third Parties We do not control;
      2. different terms of use and privacy policies may apply to Your use of such Third Party services and content; and
      3. We do not endorse such Third Parties services and shall in no event be liable for any products and/or services of such Third Party providers.
    1. You acknowledge and agree that We may update Our Site from time to time, and may change its content at any time, including the Services that We offer.
    2. You acknowledge and agree that despite Our efforts certain content on Our Site may, from time to time, become out of date, and We shall take reasonable steps to update the same.
    1. You acknowledge and agree that You shall not refer to Us or Our licensors in any public media for any purposes.
    2. You acknowledge and agree that We may revise these T&Cs at any time without any need to formally notify You.
    3. Your continued Use of Our Site shall be deemed an acceptance by You to these T&Cs as revised from time to time pursuant to Clause 17.2.
    4. You will be able to view, and You agree to check each time You Use Our Site, the current version of these T&Cs within:
      1. Our Site by clicking the link at the bottom of Our “home page” – gstraits.com.
    5. In accepting and agreeing these T&Cs, You hereby warrant and represent to Us that You have the lawful capacity and authority needed for You to do so.
    6. You acknowledge and agree that We can and will rely on the warranty, representation and undertaking You provide to Us at Clause 17.1.
    7. Both You and We shall comply with all applicable law.
    8. We may, in Our sole and absolute discretion and at any time, modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to Our Site (or any part thereof) and the Services.
    9. Neither You or We shall be liable to the other (as the case may be) for any delay or non-performance of Our obligations under these T&Cs as a direct result of an established Force Majeure Event.
    10. These T&Cs constitutes the entire agreement between You and Us relating to Your Use of Our Site, to the exclusion of all other terms and conditions, and any prior written or oral agreement between both parties.
    11. You may not assign, novate, or otherwise transfer all or any of Your rights, benefits or obligations under these T&Cs without Our prior written approval
    12. We may assign, transfer or deal in any way with Our rights under these T&Cs including to an affiliate or any Third Party.
    13. No failure to exercise, nor any delay in exercising, any right, power or remedy under these T&Cs shall operate as or be deemed a waiver of the same. Waivers must always be given in writing.
    14. Any waiver of any breach of these T&Cs shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any subsequent breach.
    15. If any provision of these T&Cs is determined to be invalid, illegal or void by any court or administrative body of competent jurisdiction, these T&Cs shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make them valid and enforceable.
    16. Where the deemed modification in Clause 17.5 is not possible, the relevant invalid, illegal or void provision(s) shall be deemed deleted and the rest of these T&Cs shall still remain in full force and effect.
    17. You and We are and shall remain independent parties and neither You nor We shall have, or represent Ourselves to have, any authority to bind the other party to act on Our behalf.
    18. Nothing in these T&Cs shall be construed to make either You or We an agent, employee, franchisee, joint venturer or legal representative of the other party.
    19. Except as expressly stated, these T&Cs do not create any rights that are enforceable by any Third Parties. You acknowledge and agree that only the following people have rights under these T&Cs:
      1. You; and
      2. Us.
    20. All notices under these T&Cs shall be in writing and shall be delivered by email to the party due to receive it at the party’s designated email address. In Our case, please send it to [email protected].
    21. These T&Cs are drawn up in the English language and the English language version of the same shall always prevail over any translation. These T&Cs shall be construed, interpreted and administered in English.
    22. These T&Cs are governed by, and shall be construed in accordance with, the law of Singapore.
    23. Both You and We irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Singapore in relation to any disputes.
    1. “Account Information” means the following information that You provide to Us to register for a User Account:
      1. a copy of Your identity card or passport;
      2. Your full name;
      3. Your address;
      4. Your email address;
      5. Your mobile phone number;
      6. Your birthdate;
      7. the details of at least 1 valid credit card; and
      8. any other information We may request from You from time to time.
    2. Force Majeure Event” means any unforeseeable event or occurrence which is beyond the reasonable control of a party and which prevents or delays that party from performing any or all of its obligations under these terms and conditions (“T&Cs”) (e.g. acts of God, civil unrest, political situations etc.).
    3. IPR” means patents, inventions (whether patentable or not), copyrights, moral rights, design rights, trade-marks, trade names, business names, service marks, brands, logos, service names, trade secrets, know-how, domain names, database rights and any other intellectual property or proprietary rights (whether registered or unregistered, and whether in electronic form or otherwise) including rights in computer software, and all registrations and applications to register any of the aforesaid items, rights in the nature of the aforesaid items in any country or jurisdiction, any rights in the nature of unfair competition rights, and rights to sue for passing off.
    4. Marks” means company names, product and service names, trademarks, service marks, designs and logos.
    5. Our Site” means the website at gstraits.com.
    6. Privacy Policy” means Our privacy & cookie policy accessible at gstraits.com;
    7. Service Contract” means the service contract that You enter with Us to purchase Our Services.
    8. Services” means any services which We may choose to offer via Our Site including the company incorporation, secretarial, accounting and other related services provided by Us.
    9. T&Cs” means these terms and conditions.
    10. Third Party” means a natural person or legal entity who is neither You nor Us.
    11. Use” means using Our Site, including accessing, browsing, viewing or registering to use and utilising in any manner (as the case may be) Our Site either directly or indirectly.
    12. User” means any natural person who has visited Our Site or the legal entity that they are authorised to represent.
    13. User Account” means the personal user account that You register with Us via Our Site to gain access to the Services We offer.
    14. Virus” means any viruses, worms, trojan horses, cancel bolts or any other computer code designed to disrupt or adversely impact computer systems, networks or devices.