Terms and Conditions (Last updated June 27th, 2011)

 

You are reading a legal document which is the agreement between you, the Customer (whom we refer to as "you", "your" or the "Customer" in this document) and SocialDeal.com.bn, a service by SocialBuzz Advertising. We are registered in Brunei with our registered office at iCentre, Unit 13, 2nd Floor,Blk B28, Spg 32-37, Kg Anggerek Desa, BB3713 Bandar Seri Begawan, Negara Brunei Darussalam.

 

1. T&C


1.1 Please read this agreement carefully. By visiting and/or using our Website and associated services, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

1.2 These Terms and Conditions were most recently updated on 27 June, 2011. We reserve the rights to amend these terms and conditions at any time.


2. DEFINITIONS


2.1 In these terms and conditions the following words and phrases have the following meanings:

2.1.1 "Merchant" means a third party seller of goods and services for which a Voucher can be redeemed..

2.1.2 "Coupon" means a coupon which is subject to terms and conditions, which, if purchased by you, allows you to redeem it at a particular Merchant in exchange for Products/Services offered by that Merchant.

2.1.3 "Deal" means a Supplier's goods / services advertised on our Website.

2.1.4 "Member" means you the user of our Website and associated services.

 

3. GENERAL ISSUES


3.1 Applicability of terms and conditions: Use of the Service and the Website and any Purchase are each subject to the terms and conditions set out in this Agreement.

 

4. REGISTRATION 


4.1 You must Register with us to purchase a Deal from our website. This is so that we can provide you with easy access to print your orders, view your past purchases and modify your preferences. We reserve the right to decline a new Registration or to cancel an account at any time.

4.2 How to register: To Register you need to supply us with your name, email address, and some other personal information. See our Privacy Policy for more details about this.

4.3 Passwords: You must keep the password confidential and immediately notify us if any authorised third party becomes aware of that password or if there is any unauthorised use of your email address or any breach of security known to you. You agree that any person to whom its user name or password is disclosed is authorised to act as your agent for the purposes of using (and/or transacting via) the Service and Website. Please note that you are entirely responsible if you do not maintain the confidentiality of your password.

 

5. PURCHASE OF COUPONS


5.1 SocialDeal sells Coupons via the Website that can be redeemed for Products/Services from a Merchant. You must Register in order to make a Purchase from the Website.

5.2 When you have made a purchase, we will email you an invoice confirming the transaction. We also keep a copy of it in our system. You are most welcome to print the said invoice as a record of transaction.

5.3 By default, all deals purchased/coupons sent out are non-refundable. However, we are willing to service buyers on a case-by-case basis in terms of deal cancellations/coupon refunds. If you need to cancel a purchase or refund a coupon, you must do so by sending us an email at: support@socialdeal.com.bn with a valid reason.

5.4 The Merchants of the Coupons is solely responsible for providing you with the Products/Services themselves.

5.5 Reproduction, sale, resale or trade of a Coupon is prohibited. Any attempt to carry out any of these will potentially void the Coupon at our discretion. If the Coupon is redeemed for less than its face value, there is no entitlement to a credit, cash or new Coupon equal to the difference between the face value and the amount redeemed. Also, Coupons are redeemable in their entirety only and may not be redeemed incrementally.

5.6 It is at the discretion of the Merchant to determine whether Coupons can be combined with any other promotions, vouchers, third party certificates or coupons. (Always read the fine print before purchasing)

5.7 Lost/stolen vouchers: Neither we nor the Merchant are responsible for lost or stolen Coupons.

5.8 Expiry: The Coupon (including, but not limited to, any discounts provided by the Voucher) expires on the date specified on the Coupon.

 

6. ABOUT USE OF THE WEBSITE


6.1 We will attempt to correct any errors after being notified of them. However, we do not guarantee that the Service or the Website will be free of faults (or Coupons will be free of error). In the event of an error or fault, you should report it by email to: support@socialdeal.com.bn

6.2 We do not warrant that your use of the Service or the Website will be uninterrupted and we do not warrant that any information (or messages) transmitted via the Service or the Website will be transmitted accurately, reliably, in a timely manner or at all.

6.3 We do not give any warranty that the Service or the Website is free from viruses or anything else which may have a harmful effect on any technology.

6.4 Also, although we will try to allow uninterrupted access to the Service and the Website, access to the service and the Website may be suspended, restricted or terminated at any time.

6.5 We reserve the right to change, modify, substitute, suspend or remove without notice any information or Coupon or service on the Website or forming part of the Service from time to time. Your access to the Website and/or the Service may also be occasionally restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to restore such access as soon as we reasonably can.

 

7. SUSPENSIONS


7.1 If you use (or anyone other than you, with your permission uses) the Website or Service or a Coupon in a way that breaches this Agreement, we may suspend your use of the Service at our website wholly or partly.

7.2 If we suspend the Service or Website or a Coupon, we may refuse to restore the Service or Website or Voucher until we receive an assurance from you, in a form we deem acceptable that there will be no further breach of the provisions of this Agreement.

 

8. ADVERTISEMENTS


8.1 We may place advertisements in different locations on the Website and at different points during use of the Service.

8.2 You are free to select or click on advertised goods and services or not as you see fit.

8.3 Any advertisements may be delivered on our behalf by a third party advertising company.


9. INDEMNITY


9.1 In this section the following words and phrases have the following meanings:

9.1.1 "Claim" means a demand, action, assessment, determination or proceeding of any nature, whether actual or threatened; and

9.1.2 "Loss" means any liability, cost, expense or damage and in relation to a Claim, Loss includes amounts payable on a Claim (whether or not the Claim is successful), legal costs and disbursements on a solicitor and own client basis.

9.2. You at all times agree to indemnify SocialDeal Brunei, our directors, employees and agents and agree to hold us harmless from and against all Claims and Loss which we and/or you suffer or incur in connection with:

  1. your use of our Website;
  2. our services;
  3. any goods / services supplied by Merchants;
  4. any acts or omissions of Merchants;
  5. third party claims that their rights (including intellectual property rights) have been breached;
  6. breach of any warranty or representation that you have given to us, including in these terms and conditions.

 

10. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY


10.1 We own all intellectual property rights, including without limitation the copyright in the source code and object code in the software supporting and operating our Website and the content of our Website to the extent that such content has been prepared and posted to our Website by us. You are provided with access to our Website only for your personal and non-commercial use. Other than for this permitted purpose, you may not in any form or by any means:

a) adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, transmit, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of our Website; or

b) commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of our Website without our written permission.

10.2 You must not copy, reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise reproduce any part of our intellectual property by any means or in any form without our prior written consent.
10.3 Except as expressly permitted by these terms and conditions or by us in writing, you may not use or copy any trademark, trade name, service mark, logo, symbol or other intellectual property rights owned by us without our prior written approval.

SocialDeal Brunei is operated by SocialBuzz Advertising. We are a registered company in Brunei with our registered office at iCentre, Unit 13, 2nd Floor,Blk B28, Spg 32-37, Kg Anggerek Desa, BB3713 Bandar Seri Begawan, Negara Brunei Darussalam. We can also be reached at support@socialdeal.com.bn