Terms And Conditions

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SERVICES OFFERED BY CONVEP MOBILOGY SDN BHD (“CONVEP”).  THESE TERMS OF USE SET FORTH THE LEGALLY BINDING TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AT HTTP://WWW.MYDISTRESS.NET (THE “SITE”) AND THE SERVICES, FEATURES, CONTENT, APPLICATIONS OR WIDGETS OFFERED BY CONVEP (COLLECTIVELY WITH THE SITE, THE “SERVICE”).

Acceptance of Terms.

By registering for and/or using the Service in any manner, including but not limited to visiting or browsing the Site, you agree to all of the terms and conditions contained herein (“Terms of Use”), which also incorporate Convep’s Privacy Policy, and all other operating rules, policies and procedures that may be published from time to time on the Site by Convep, each of which is incorporated by reference and each of which may be updated by Convep from time to time without notice to you in accordance with the terms set out under the “Modification of Terms of Use” section below.  In addition, some services offered through the Service may be subject to additional terms and conditions specified by Convep from time to time; your use of such services is subject to those additional terms and conditions, which are incorporated into these Terms of Use by this reference.  These Terms of Use apply to all users of the Service, including, without limitation, users who are contributors of content, information, and other materials or services on the Site, and individual users of the Service.

Access.

Subject to these Terms of Use, Convep may offer to provide the Services, as described more fully on the Site, and which are selected by you, solely for your own use, and not for the use or benefit of any third party.  Services shall include, but not be limited to, any services Convep performs for you, any applications or widgets offered by Convep that you download from the Site or, subject to the terms set out under the “Third party Sites and Services” section below, from third party application stores (e.g., iTunes® store, Blackberry App World™, or Google Apps Marketplace) authorized by Convep, as well as the offering of any materials displayed or performed on or through the Services (including Content (as defined below)).

Registration and Eligibility.

You may browse the Site and view Content without registering, but as a condition to using certain aspects of the Service, you are required to register with Convep and represent, warrant and covenant that you provide Convep with accurate, truthful, and complete registration information (including, but not limited to your name, identity card number, phone number and e-mail address) and to keep your registration information accurate and up-to-date.  Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of these Terms of Use, which may result in immediate termination of your Convep account.
You shall not:

  • provide any false personal information to Convep (including a false Name, Identity Card Number, Phone Number, and Email Address) or create any account for anyone other than yourself without such person’s permission;
  • use a Name that is the name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;
  • use a Name or Convep account that is subject to any rights of a person other than you without appropriate authorization; or
  • use a Name that is a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene or otherwise unlawful.

Convep reserves the right to refuse registration of, or cancel a user in its sole discretion.  You are solely responsible and liable for activity that occurs on your account and shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Convep account.  You shall never use another user’s account without such other user’s prior express permission.  You will immediately notify Convep in writing of any unauthorized use of your account, or other account related security breach of which you are aware.

You represent and warrant that if you are an individual, you are of legal age to form a binding contract, or that if you are registering on behalf of an entity, that you are authorized to enter into, and bind the entity to, these Terms of Use and register for the Service.  The Service is not available to individuals who are younger than 13 years old.  Convep may, in its sole discretion, refuse to offer the Service to any person or entity and change its eligibility criteria at any time.  You are solely responsible for ensuring that these Terms of Use are in compliance with all laws, rules and regulations applicable to you and the right to access the Service is revoked where these Terms of Use or use of the Service is prohibited and, in such circumstances, you agree not to use or access the Site or Services in any way.

Convep Content.

The Service contains Content specifically provided by Convep or its partners and such Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws, as applicable.  You shall abide by and maintain all copyright notices, information, and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Service.

Subject to these Terms of Use, Convep grants each user of the Site and/or Service a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, non-transferable, revocable license to use the Content, solely for personal, non-commercial use.  Use, reproduction, modification, distribution or storage of any Content for other than personal, non-commercial use is expressly prohibited without prior written permission from Convep, or from the copyright holder identified in such Content’s copyright notice, as applicable.  You shall not sell, license, rent, or otherwise use or exploit any Content for commercial (whether or not for profit) use or in any way that violates any third party right.

Rules and Conduct.

As a condition of use, you promise not to use the Service for any purpose that is prohibited by these Terms of Use.  You are responsible for all of your activity in connection with the Service.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you shall not (and shall not permit any third party to) either (a) take any action or (b) request for assistance through the Service, that:

  • infringes any right of any other person or entity or violates any law or contractual duty;
  • you know is false, misleading, untruthful or inaccurate;
  • involves commercial activities (whether or not for profit) and/or sales without Convep’s prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes;
  • contains software viruses or any other computer codes, files, worms, logic bombs or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, disable, damage, limit or interfere with the proper function of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any system, data, password or other information of Convep or any third party;
  • impersonates any person or entity, including any employee or representative of Convep;
  • includes anyone’s identification documents or sensitive financial information; or
  • breaches the Privacy Policy and/or any of the other policies and rules incorporated herein.

You shall not: (i) take any action that imposes or may impose (as determined by Convep in its sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on Convep’s (or its third party providers’) infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Service or any activities conducted on the Service; (iii) bypass any measures Convep may use to prevent or restrict access to the Service (or other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service); (iv) run any form of auto-responder or “spam” on the Service; (v) use manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to “crawl” or “spider” any page of the Site; (vi) harvest or scrape any Content from the Service; or (vii) otherwise take any action in violation of Convep’s guidelines and policies.

You shall not (directly or indirectly): (i) decipher, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of the Service (including without limitation any application or widget), except to the limited extent applicable laws specifically prohibit such restriction, (ii) modify, translate, or otherwise create derivative works of any part of the Service, or (iii) copy, rent, lease, distribute, or otherwise transfer any of the rights that you receive hereunder. You shall abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations.

Convep does not guarantee that any Content will be made available on the Site or through the Service.  Convep has no obligation to monitor the Site, Service, or Content.  However, Convep reserves the right to (i) remove, suspend, edit or modify any Content in its sole discretion without notice to you and for any reason (including, but not limited to, upon receipt of claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such Content or if Convep is concerned that you may have violated these Terms of Use), or for no reason at all and (ii) to remove, suspend or block any user from the Service.  Convep also reserves the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as Convep reasonably believes is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce these Terms of Use, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property or safety of Convep, its users and the public.

Third Party Sites and Services.

The Service may permit you to link to other websites, services or resources on the Internet, and other websites, services or resources may contain links to the Site.  When you access third party websites, you do so at your own risk.  These other websites are not under Convep’s control, and you acknowledge that Convep is not responsible or liable for the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such websites or resources.  The inclusion of any such link does not imply endorsement by Convep or any association with its operators.  You further acknowledge and agree that Convep shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such website or resource.

Termination.

Convep may terminate your access to all or any part of the Service at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your account.  If you wish to terminate your account, you may do so by following the instructions on the Site.  Any fees paid hereunder are non-refundable.  All provisions of these Terms of Use which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Warranty Disclaimer.

Save to the extent required by law, Convep has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to you. You acknowledge that Convep has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gains access to the Service; what Content you access via the Service; what effects the Content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the Content; or what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content.

You release Convep from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired Content through the Service. The Service may contain, or direct you to websites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. Convep makes no representations concerning any Content contained in or accessed through the Service, and Convep will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Service.

THE SITE, SERVICE, AND CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” AND ARE PROVIDED WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ANY WARRANTIES IMPLIED BY ANY COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE, ALL OF WHICH ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED, SAVE TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY LAW.

CONVEP, AND ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS AND CONTENT PROVIDERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT: (A) THE SERVICE WILL BE SECURE OR AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; (B) ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; (C) ANY CONTENT OR SOFTWARE AVAILABLE AT OR THROUGH THE SERVICE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; OR (D) THE RESULTS OF USING THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS.  YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, SERVICE, AND CONTENT IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Indemnification.

You shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Convep, its affiliates and each of its, and its affiliates  employees, contractors, directors, suppliers and representatives from all losses, costs, actions, claims, damages, expenses (including reasonable legal costs) or liabilities, that arise from or relate to your use or misuse of, or access to, the Site, Service, or Content, violation of these Terms of Use, or infringement by you, or any third party using the your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity (save to the extent that a court of competent jurisdiction holds that such claim arose due to an act or omission of Convep).  Convep reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will assist and cooperate with Convep in asserting any available defenses.

Limitation of Liability.

ALL LIABILITY OF CONVEP, ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS OR CONTENT PROVIDERS HOWSOEVER ARISING FOR ANY LOSS SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE THE SITE, SERVICE,  OR CONTENT IS EXPRESSLY EXCLUDED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SAVE THAT, IF A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION DETERMINES THAT LIABILITY OF CONVEP, ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS,  REPRESENTATIVES, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS OR CONTENT PROVIDERS (AS APPLICABLE) HAS ARISEN, THE TOTAL OF SUCH LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED IN AGGREGATE TO RINGGIT MALAYSIA ONE ONLY (RM1).

IN NO EVENT SHALL CONVEP, NOR ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS OR CONTENT PROVIDERS, BE LIABLE UNDER CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY OR OTHERWISE (AND WHETHER OR NOT CONVEP, ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS OR CONTENT PROVIDERS HAD PRIOR KNOWLEDGE OF THE CIRCUMSTANCES GIVING RISE TO SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE) WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, SERVICE OR CONTENT FOR:

DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY ARISING AS A RESULT OF OUR OR YOUR NEGLIGENCE (AS APPLICABLE);

FRAUD (INCLUDING FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION), THEFT OR OTHER CRIMINAL ACTIVITY;

INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES OR DAMAGES;

LOSS OF ACTUAL OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS;

LOSS OF REVENUE;

LOSS OF GOODWILL;

LOSS OF DATA;

LOSS OF ANTICIPATED SAVINGS;

WASTED EXPENDITURE; OR

COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUE GOODS OR SERVICES.

NOTHING IN THESE TERMS OF USE SHALL BE DEEMED TO EXCLUDE OR LIMIT YOUR LIABILITY IN RESPECT OF ANY INDEMNITY GIVEN BY YOU UNDER THESE TERMS OF USE.

Dispute Resolution & Governing Law.

A printed version of these Terms of Use and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to these Terms of Use to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.  You and Convep agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the Service must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.

Government Use.

The use, duplication, reproduction, release, modification, disclosure or transfer of the software, application or widget is restricted in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulations as applied to civilian agencies and the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement as applied to military agencies. Any such software, application or widget is a “commercial item,” “commercial computer software” and “commercial computer software documentation.” In accordance with such provisions, any use of any such software, application or widget shall be governed solely by these Terms of Use.

Integration and Severability.

These Terms of Use are the entire agreement between you and Convep with respect to the Service and use of the Site, Service, or Content, and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals (whether oral, written or electronic) between you and Convep with respect to the Site.  If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these Terms of Use will otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.  The failure of either party to exercise in any respect any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder.

Modification of Terms of Use.

Convep reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any of these Terms of Use, or change, suspend, or discontinue the Service (including without limitation, the availability of any feature, database, or content) at any time by posting a notice on the Site or by sending you notice through the Service or via email.  Convep may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the Service without notice or liability.  It is your responsibility to check these Terms of Use periodically for changes.  Your continued use of the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Use constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Miscellaneous.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein or hereafter, notice is hereby served that the use of MyDistress is at the Users’ risks and Polis Di Raja Malaysia, it officers and/or any of its officers and/or members of staff, affiliates, partners and any other connected persons will not and shall not be liable or responsible for any and all injury to persons or property that may be suffered by the Users of MyDistress howsoever arising and/or caused.

Convep shall not be liable for any failure to perform its obligations hereunder where such failure results from any cause beyond Convep’s reasonable control, including, without limitation, mechanical, electronic or communications failure or degradation (including “line-noise” interference).  These Terms of Use are personal to you, and are not assignable, transferable or sublicensable by you except with Convep’s prior written consent.  Convep may assign, transfer or delegate any of its rights and obligations hereunder without consent.  No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship is created as a result of these Terms of Use and neither party has any authority of any kind to bind the other in any respect.

Unless otherwise specified in these Term of Use, all notices under these Terms of Use will be in writing and will be deemed to have been duly given when received, if personally delivered or sent by certified or registered mail, return receipt requested; when receipt is electronically confirmed, if transmitted by facsimile or e-mail; or the day after it is sent, if sent for next day delivery by recognized overnight delivery service.

The Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and Convep and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Convep (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service). You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate or other Convep services, third-party content or third-party software. The Terms of Service and the relationship between you and Convep shall be governed by the laws of the Malaysia without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and Convep agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within Malaysia. The failure of Convep to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Terms of Service is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms of Service remain in full force and effect.

Language.

Where Convep has provided you with a translation of the English language version of these Terms of Use, then you agree that the translation is provided for your convenience only and that the English language versions of the Terms will govern your relationship with Convep.

If there is any contradiction between what the English language version of these Terms of Use says and what a translation says, then the English language version shall take precedence.

Contact.
You may contact Convep at the following address:  Unit 8-1 Level 8 Tower 9 Avenue 5 Bangsar South No 8 Jalan Kerinchi 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Effective Date: March 5, 2011