Design Center of the Philippines (www.designcenter.ph) owns and operates this website. This document governs your relationship with www.designcenter.ph hereinafter referred to as “Website”.
Access to and use of this Website and the programs and services available through this Website (collectively, the “Services”) are subject to the following terms, conditions and notices (the “Terms”).
USE OF SERVICES
By using the Services, you are agreeing to all of the Terms, as may be updated by us from time to time without prior notice. You should check this page regularly to take notice of any changes we may have made to the Terms.
Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts or all of this Website.
This Website may contain links to other websites (the “Linked Sites”), which are not operated by
You shall not misuse this Website and shall not:
4.1 Commit or encourage a criminal offense;
4.2 Transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or any other material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence or in any way offensive or obscene;
4.3 Hack into any aspect of the Service;
4.4 Corrupt data;
4.5 Cause annoyance to other users;
4.6 Infringe upon the rights of any other person’s proprietary rights;
4.7 Send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as “spam”;
4.8 Or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Website.
Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense and Design Center of the Philippines will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose your identity to them.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
5. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, SOFTWARE, AND CONTENT
The intellectual property rights in all software and content (including photographic images) made available to you on or through this Website remains the property of Design Center of the Philippines or its licensors and are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved by Design Center of the Philippines and its licensors.
You may store, print and display the content supplied solely for your own personal use. You are not permitted to publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format, any of the content or copies of the content supplied to you or which appears on this Website nor may you use any such content in connection with any business or commercial enterprise.
6. DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
The material displayed on this Website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy.
Unless expressly stated to the contrary to the fullest extent permitted by law, Design Center of the Philippines and its suppliers, content providers and advertisers hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity and shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or failures of this Website or the Linked Sites and any materials posted thereon, irrespective of whether such damages were foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at common law or otherwise.
This does not affect Design Center of the Philippines’ liability for death or personal injury arising from its negligence, fraudulent misrepresentation, misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
You may link to our home page or other pages, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. This Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of this Website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
Disclaimer as to ownership of trademarks, images of personalities and third party copyright
except where expressly stated to the contrary all persons (including their names and images), third party trademarks and content, services and/or locations featured on this Website are in no way associated, linked or affiliated with Design Center of the Philippines and you should not rely on the existence of such a connection or affiliation.
Any trade marks/names featured on this Website are owned by the respective trademark owners. Trademark or brand name referred herein is used solely to describe or identify the products and services and is not an assertion that such products or services are endorsed by or connected to www.designcenter.ph.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Design Center of the Philippines, its directors, officers, employees, consultants, partners, agents, and affiliates, from any and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not limited to, legal fees) arising from your use of this Website or your breach of the Terms. Also, the Terms stated herein are governed by the overall government laws, rules and regulations of the Republic of the Philippines.
Design Center of the Philippines shall have the right in its absolute discretion at any time and without notice to amend, remove or vary the Services and/or any page of this Website.
If any part of the Terms is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of the Terms will not be affected and all other clauses will remain in full force and effect.
So far as possible where any clause/sub-clause or part of a clause/sub-clause can be severed to render the remaining part valid, the clause shall be interpreted accordingly. Alternatively, you agree that the clause shall be rectified and interpreted in such a way that closely resembles the original meaning of the clause /sub-clause as is permitted by law.
We operate a complaints handling procedure which we will use to resolve disputes when they first arise. Please let us know if you have any complaints or comments.
If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these conditions.
13. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
The above Terms constitute the entire agreement of the parties and supersede any and all preceding and contemporaneous agreements between you and Design Center of the Philippines. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms will be effective only if in writing and signed by the Executive Director of www.designcenter.ph.