Terms and Conditions

Welcome to our Site. Please read the following Terms and Conditions carefully (including our Privacy Policy) before accessing this Site so that you are aware of your legal rights and obligations with respect to BookStop LLP.

By accessing this Site, using the Services, or ordering Products, you hereby agree to be legally bound by these Terms and Conditions. By ordering the Products, the Buyer agrees to be bound by and accepts these Terms and Conditions.

1. Agreement
1.1 You have read and agree to these Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy; 
1.2 You are at least 18 years old and have the necessary legal capacity, right, power and authority to agree to these Terms Conditions;
1.3 All of the information provided by you to BookStop is accurate and complete.
1.4 BookStop reserves the right to change, modify, suspend or discontinue the whole or any portion of the Site, Services or Products at any time. 
1.5 BookStop may from time to time vary or amend these Terms and Conditions. Any use of the Services after the amendment of these Terms and Conditions will be deemed to be acceptance of the amended Terms and Conditions by you. 
1.6 In this Agreement, the following definitions shall apply unless the context does not permit such application: 

"Account” means a registered account of a Member opened under this Site.
"Agreement" means the agreement formed by these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy,
"BookStop" means BookStop LLP.
“BookStop Content" means all Content of BookStop that is made available on this Site.
"Buyer" means the person identified as the purchaser of the Products.
"Card" means one of the following credit cards: VISA, MasterCard and JCB.
"Computer" means your computer, notebook computer, personal digital assistant, mobile phone or other electronic device used to access this Site or the Services.
“Content" means book listings, book descriptions & reviews, materials, information, advertisements, text, audio, video, pictures, graphics, blogs, webcasts, podcasts, broadcasts, messages, comments, suggestions, ideas and other content.
“Member” means a registered member of the Site.
"Order" means an online order placed by a Buyer with BookStop.
"Parties" means BookStop and the Buyer and "Party" means any one of them.
“Products” means products available for purchase at the Site.
“Site” means the BookStop website containing the link to these Terms & Conditions.
2. Content Use Conditions
2.1 You may not reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, publish, display, communicate, transmit, broadcast, podcast, webcast, distribute, sell, trade or exploit for any commercial or other purposes, any portion of, or any access to any Service or any BookStop Content except with the prior written consent of BookStop or unless expressly permitted in the Terms and Conditions.
2.2 You agree not to reproduce, display or otherwise provide access to the Services, BookStop Content for example through framing, mirroring, linking, spidering, scraping or any other technological means (including any technology available in the future), without the prior written permission of BookStop.

3. Intellectual Property
3.1 The trademarks, logos and service marks (“Marks“) displayed on this Site are the property of BookStop or other third parties, and all rights to the Marks are expressly reserved by BookStop or relevant third parties. You are not permitted to use any Marks without the prior written consent of BookStop or such third party. The name of BookStop or any other Marks may not be used in any way, including in any advertising or publicity, or as a hyperlink without prior written permission of BookStop.

4. Disclaimers & Limitations
4.1 While we make every effort to ensure that all BookStop Content displayed on the Site is accurate and complete, we provide the BookStop Content for informative purposes and on an ‘as is’, ‘as available’ basis only without warranties of any kind either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, BookStop disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of satisfactory quality, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, compliance with description, or the warranty of non-infringement. Without limiting the foregoing, BookStop does not warrant that the functions contained in or access to the Site, Services, BookStop Content or other content will be timely, uninterrupted or error-free or without omission, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site, Services, BookStop Content or the Servers are free of viruses or other harmful components, or that the download, installation or use of any BookStop Content in or with any Computer will not affect the functionality or performance of the Computer. You agree not to hold BookStop liable for the loss of any of your User Content that is due to any circumstances beyond the reasonable control of BookStop.
4.2 The data and information made available on the Site are of a general nature and do not purport, and shall not in any way be deemed, to constitute an offer or provision of any professional or expert advice. 
4.3 You agree that all statements, offers, information, opinions, materials, User Content, and Third Party Products, from other users and from advertisers and other third parties on this Site should be used, accepted and relied upon only with care and discretion and at your own risk, and BookStop shall not be responsible for any loss, damage or liability incurred by you arising from such use or reliance.
4.4 In no event shall BookStop be liable to you for any damages, losses, expenses, liabilities under any causes of action (whether in contract or tort including, but not limited to negligence, or otherwise) caused through the use of, or the inability to use, the BookStop Content, User Content, Services, Products, Third Party Products, any Computers, the Site, or any other website. In the event that BookStop is liable for damages despite the foregoing provision, you agree that BookStop’s aggregate liability to you for any and all causes of action in relation to the BookStop Content, Services, Site, and the Agreement, shall not exceed the sum of [S$ 50 (Fifty Singapore Dollars)].
4.5 You agree that the above exclusions and limitations of liability enable the Services and the BookStop Content to be provided by BookStop at either reasonable costs or no costs to you.

5. Orders, Price and Payment
5.1 All Orders made by the Buyer for one or more Product(s) shall be deemed to be an offer made by the Buyer. All Orders shall be subject to acceptance by BookStop.
5.2 BookStop shall be entitled to:
5.2.1 decline to accept or reject the Buyer's Order in whole or in part without assigning any reason; or
5.2.2 delay or defer delivery of any Order in whole or in part due to Product unavailability, low inventory levels, or for any other reason.
5.3 BookStop shall not be liable for any errors in the pricing or specification of Products ordered by the Buyer that may appear at the Online Store. The price to be paid by the Buyer for all Products shall be BookStop's current selling price on the date of receipt by BookStop of the Order, which may or may not be correctly reflected at the Online Store.
5.4 All Card payments are subject to the approval of the Card Company and the relevant paying bank. BookStop shall not be liable in any way if the Card Company or the paying bank refuses to process or accept any Card or Card particulars for any reason.
5.5 The Buyer agrees to submit to BookStop and its payment service provider such Card information and other personal and delivery information as may be reasonably requested by BookStop or its payment service provider to process the Order, payment for the Order, and to arrange for delivery and invoicing. BookStop shall not be liable for any loss, damage, or liability in the event of any unauthorised disclosure of such information by its payment service provider.

6. Delivery and Cancellation
6.1 The Buyer shall designate in the Order the Buyer's place of delivery of the Products.
6.2 An Order may be cancelled by the Buyer prior to shipment of the Products by BookStop, provided always that: 
6.2.1 the Buyer must contact BookStop to request BookStop for cancellation immediately;
6.2.2 BookStop may endeavour to accommodate the Buyer's request, if the Products have not been shipped; and
6.2.3 the Buyer shall pay any cancellation fees which may be imposed by BookStop.
6.3 If an Order has already been shipped, no cancellation or refund will be permitted.
6.4 BookStop may deliver the Products by instalments. Each separate instalment shall be regarded as a separate Contract, and invoiced and paid for in accordance with these Conditions.
6.5 BookStop reserves the right to make only partial delivery of an Order.


7. Acceptance of Products
7.1 In so far as the Products are books are sold as perfect unless otherwise expressed; if upon collating any should prove defective the Buyer shall be at liberty to take or reject them provided they are returned within five (5) days after the conclusion of the sale.
7.2 The Buyer must report any Defective Product to BookStop by contacting Sales@BookStop.com.sg within five (5) days of its delivery, failing which the Buyer shall not be entitled to a replacement Product.
7.3 If BookStop considers the Product to be a Defective Product, BookStop will contact the Buyer with the procedure for return and replacement. The Buyer must produce the tax receipt together with the Defective Product in its original delivered condition and packaging.
7.4 BookStop reserves the right to refuse any return or replacement of a Defective Product if:

7.4.1 The Buyer is unable to produce the Product details or tax receipt or
7.4.2 The defect is the result of improper use or mismanagement by Buyer.

8. Data Use & Privacy
8.1 Please do not submit any personal information or data without first reading our Privacy Policy which explains our data use and privacy practices in detail.  

9. Jurisdictional Issues
9.1 This Site is owned and operated by BookStop in Singapore. BookStop makes no representation that the Contents of the Site are appropriate or available for use in your location. Those who choose to access this Site from any location do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

10. Indemnity
10.1 You agree to indemnify and hold BookStop, and its affiliates, officers, agents, partners, and employees, harmless from all claims, demands, actions, proceedings, liabilities (including statutory liability and liability to third parties), penalties, and costs (including without limitation, legal costs on a full indemnity basis), awards, losses and/or expenses, due to or arising out of:

10.1.1 any use of the Site or any Service;
10.1.2 your connection to the Site;
10.1.3 your breach of any terms and conditions of the Terms and Conditions;
10.1.4 your violation of any rights of another person or entity; or
10.1.5 your breach of any statutory requirement, duty or law.

11. Severability
11.1 If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is found to be illegal, void or unenforceable under any law that is applicable hereto or if any court of competent jurisdiction in a final decision so determines, these Website Conditions shall continue in force save that such provision shall be deemed to be deleted. 

        12. Force Majeure
        12.1 No party shall be liable for any failure to perform its obligations under this Agreement if the failure results from a Force Majeure Event, provided always that whenever possible, the affected party will resume that obligation as soon as the Force Majeure Event occasioning the failure ceases or abates.
        12.2 For purposes of this Agreement, a “Force Majeure Event” is an event which is a circumstance or event beyond the reasonable control of a party which affects the general public in that party’s country or in the territory, and which results in the party being unable to observe or perform on time an obligation under this Agreement. Such circumstance or event shall include industrial action or labour disputes, civil unrest, war or threat of war, criminal or terrorist acts, government action or regulation, telecommunication or utility failures, power outages, fire, explosion, natural physical disasters, epidemic, quarantine restrictions, and general failure of public transport.

        13. Governing Law & Jurisdiction
        13.1 These Website Conditions and all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site and the Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore including without limitation the provisions of the Singapore Evidence Act (Chapter 97) and the Electronic Transactions Act (Cap. 88), without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.