Terms of Use

Effective Date: August 14, 2018


Welcome to Inc. Southeast Asia. The following terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”), govern your access to and use of the Inc. Southeast Asia, including any content, functionality and services offered on or through www.inc-asean.com.com (“the Site”). Please read the Terms of Use herein. Sycamore Media Pte. Ltd. is the sole South East Asian licensee of Inc., the world’s leading media brand for entrepreneurs and stat-ups. It distributes the content across digital, print, video and events. The site is owned, managed and operated by Sycamore Media Pte. Ltd. By using the Site, or by clicking to accept or agree to the Terms of Use when this option is made available to you, you accept and agree to be bound and abide by these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy. If you have any questions regarding the Site or Terms of Use please contact us on inquiry@inc-asean.com


Community Terms of Use

1.Use of the Site

This Site and its contents (the “Content”) are intended for internet visitors, readers of Inc. Southeast Asia Magazine and followers of Inc. Southeast Asia social media pages. You may not use this site or reproduce any of its content without the explicit permission of Sycamore Media Pte. Ltd. In case you are looking for permission to reprint or reuse the content you can write to us at permissions@inc-asean.com. You are specifically prohibited from: (a) downloading, copying, or re-transmitting any or all of the Web site or the Content without, or in violation of, a written license or agreement with Inc. Southeast Asia; (b) using any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods; (c) manipulating or otherwise displaying the Web site or the Content by using framing or similar navigational technology; (d) registering, subscribing, unsubscribing, or attempting to register, subscribe, or unsubscribe any party for any Inc. Southeast Asia product or service if you are not expressly authorized by such party to do so; and (e) using the Web site or the Content other than for its intended purpose, as determined solely in Inc. Southeast Asia’s discretion, including but not limited to, to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy) of others, and/or to publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information.

You may not interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse this Web site or any system resources, services or networks connected to or accessible through this Web site. You may only use this Web site for lawful purposes.


 2.Agreement to terms of use

By accessing and using any part of the Sites including any services provided thereunder (the “Services”), you unconditionally agree and accept to be legally bound by these Terms and Conditions and all other operating rules, policies and procedures that may be published from time to time on the Site, which may be amended and updated from time to time without prior notice to you. You agree to check these Terms and Conditions and the Operating Rules and Policies periodically for changes and if you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions and the Operating Rules and Policies, please do not access the Sites or use any of the Services provided thereunder.


3.Membership and Registration

3.1) Certain areas of our Service may require registration for an account (“Account” ) or may otherwise ask you to provide information to participate in certain features or access certain content. The decision to provide this information is purely optional, however if you elect not to provide such information, you may not be able to access certain content or features or participate in various areas of our Service. When you register or become a member of our Service or provide information to our Service in any other manner, you agree to provide only true, accurate, current and complete information on all registration pages. Using a name other than your own legal name is prohibited. You agree that Inc. Southeast Asia may use the information you provide to us according to the Privacy Policy.

You agree that you shall not when registering for an Account:

  1. select or use as a username a name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;
  2. use as a username, a name subject to any rights of a person other than you without proper authorisation; or
  3. use as a username, a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene.

3.2) As a registered member of our Service, you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password, and agree you will not sell, transfer or assign your membership or any membership rights. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and for restricting access to your computer so that others may not access our Service using your name in whole or in part. Inc. Southeast Asia reserves the right to terminate membership and deny access to our Service to any person who violates these Terms of Service.

3.3) You may not use another person’s Account without the express consent of the holder of the Account.



4.1) For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions, the term “Content” includes, without limitation, information, data, text, artworks, photographs, images, videos, audio clips, music, written posts, articles, comments, logos, trademarks, illustration, audio clips, software, html, source and object code, software data, scripts, graphics, designs, user interfaces, visual interfaces and interactive features generated, provided, or otherwise made accessible on the Site or through the Services.All of the information, Content, services and software displayed on, transmitted through, or used in connection with our Serviceincluding without limitation, the selection and arrangement of the aforementioned, are protected under applicable copyrights and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights and are the intellectual property of Inc. Southeast Asia, and its affiliated companies, licensors and suppliers. The copying, rearrangement, broadcast, rewriting for broadcast or publication, redistribution, modification, use or publication by you in any medium, directly or indirectly, of any such matters or any part of our Service, including the removal or alteration of advertising, except for limited rights of use granted hereunder, is strictly prohibited. You may not use such material except as provided in these Terms of Service.

4.2) The Content includes logotypes, trademarks and service marks (collectively “Marks”) owned by Inc. Southeast Asia, and Marks owned by other information providers and third parties. No Marks may be used in any manner unless approved in advance, in writing by Inc. Southeast Asia.

4.3) You may not, for example, republish the Content on any Internet, Intranet or Extranet site or incorporate the Content in any database, compilation, archive or cache or store the Content in electronic unless otherwise expressly permitted by Inc. Southeast Asia. You may not distribute any of the Content to others, whether or not for payment or other consideration, and you may not modify, copy, frame, reproduce, sell, publish, transmit, display or otherwise use any portion of the Content without securing the prior written consent of Inc. Southeast Asia.


5. Limitation of Inc. Southeast Asia’s Liability; Indemnification

5.1. Under no circumstances and to the greatest extent permitted by law, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall Inc. Southeast Asia, or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the content, unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, the content or any errors or omissions in the content, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. You specifically acknowledge and agree that Inc. Southeast Asia and Sycamore Media Pte. Ltd. is not liable for any conduct of any user. In no event shall Inc. Southeast Asia and Sycamore Media Pte. Ltd., its affiliates, agents, directors, employees, suppliers, or licensors be liable to you for any claims, proceedings, liabilities, obligations, damages, losses or costs in an amount.

5.2. As a condition of use of this service, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless, Inc. Southeast Asia and Sycamore Media Pte. Ltd. its employees, directors, agents, licensors, suppliers, each of their parent and affiliated companies and each of their respective partners, suppliers, licensors, officers, directors, shareholders, members, employees, representatives, contractors and agents from any and all claims.


5.3. You agree to indemnify and hold Inc. Southeast Asia and Sycamore Media Pte. Ltd.  harmless against all claims or liability asserted against Inc. Southeast Asia or Sycamore Media Pte.Ltd. arising out of or in connection with any breach by you or anyone acting on your behalf of any of these Terms of Use.


 6.Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Terms of Use shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore.