TERMS OF SERVICES

PLEASE READ THIS TERMS OF SERVICE AGREEMENT CAREFULLY. BY USING THIS WEBSITE OR ORDERING SERVICES FROM THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT.

This Terms of Service Agreement (the “Agreement”) governs your use of our website, www.ccnalaw.com (the “Website”). This Agreement constitutes a legally enforceable agreement between you (“User,” “you,” or “your”) and the Website’s operator (“Operator”, “we”, “us” or “our”). If you are engaging in this Agreement on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind that entity to this Agreement; in that instance, “User,” “you,” and “your” will refer to that entity. If you do not have the necessary authority or do not agree with the terms of this Agreement, you may not accept it and may not access or use our Website. By accessing and utilising our Website, you confirm that you have read, comprehended, and consent to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to this Agreement (including any referenced policies or guidelines), please immediately terminate your use of the Website. 

PART 1 – LAWYER ANYWHERE SERVICES

1. Type of Service Offered

1.1 Lawyer Anywhere is an initial legal consultation service offered by us.

2. Purpose of Lawyer Anywhere Service

2.1 The purpose of the Lawyer Anywhere initial consultation service is for us:-

  1. to learn about you and your particular legal needs based on the information you provide; 

  2. to answer your questions to the best of our ability; 

  3. to identify your options and, to the extent possible, analyse the costs and benefits of those alternatives; 

  4. to help you determine your course of action if any; 

  5. to discuss our fees and terms of representation if an attorney-client relationship is to be established after the meeting; and 

  6. to determine the next steps in the process, as appropriate.

3. Limited Scope 

3.1 No solicitor-client relationship is intended to be established by the initial consultation. The initial consultation is a limited scope service provided by us to help you determine whether you may want to retain us to provide legal services. After the initial consultation, there is no obligation for you to retain us, nor do we have any obligation to provide services to you unless mutually agreed.

4. Limited Reliance 

4.1 It may be impossible to fully assess a matter within the time frame allotted for the initial consultation or with the information or documents you provide at the initial consultation; you should not rely upon any legal opinions provided by us during the initial consultation concerning any legal matter.

5. Confidentiality 

5.1 All information and documents you provide through Lawyer Anywhere shall remain strictly confidential, whether or not you decide to retain us to provide legal services, except as authorised by you or otherwise provided under the relevant legislation.

6. Terms of Sale

6.1 To place an order, you must be over 21 years of age and possess a valid credit or debit card issued by a bank acceptable to us. We retain the right to refuse any request made by you. If your order is accepted, we will inform you by e-mail. 

6.2 When placing an order, you undertake that all details you provide to us are true and accurate, that you are an authorised user of the credit or debit card used to place your order, and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of our services. 

6.3 When you place an order, you will receive an acknowledgement e-mail confirming receipt of your order. Your credit or debit card will be debited upon authorisation being received. The monies received upon debiting your card shall be treated as payment for the services ordered.

7. Cancellation / Refund Policy

7.1 We do not offer refunds. We know that unforeseen events can cause schedule changes. If you need to reschedule your appointment, please do so at least 24 hours in advance. Failure to do so will result in the forfeiture of any payments already made.

8. Availability 

8.1 Lawyer Anywhere featured on this Website is only available within Singapore or in relation to postings from Singapore. All advertising is intended solely for the Singapore market. We do not warrant that the services from this site will be uninterrupted, timely, or error-free, although it is provided to the best of our ability. By using this service, you indemnify us, our employees, agents, and affiliates against any loss or damage, in whatever manner, howsoever caused.

PART 2 – WEBSITE

9. Licence to Use Website

9.1 You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from this Website for your personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions.  

9.2 You must not:

  1. republish material from this Website (including republication on another website);
  2. sell, rent, or sub-licence material from this Website;
  3. show any material from the Website in public;
  4. reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this Website for a commercial purpose;
  5. edit or otherwise modify any material on this Website.

10. Acceptable Use

10.1 You must not use this Website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Website; or in any manner which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

10.2 You must not use this Website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit, or other malicious computer software.

10.3 You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including scraping, data mining, data extraction, and data harvesting) on or in relation to this Website without our express written consent.

10.4 You must not use this Website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

10.5 You must not use this Website for any purposes related to marketing without our express written consent.  

11. Links to Our Website 

11.1 You may not create a link to any page of this Website without our prior written consent. If you do create a link to a page of this Website, you do so at your own risk, and the exclusions and limitations set out above will apply to your use of this Website by linking to it.

PART 3 – DISCLAIMERS / WARRANTIES

12. No Warranties

12.1 This Website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied.  

12.2 We make no representations or warranties about this Website or the information and materials provided on this Website.  

13. Exclusions and Limitations

13.1 The information on this Website is provided on an “as is” basis. 

13.2 To the fullest extent permitted by law, we:

  1. exclude all representations and warranties relating to this Website and its contents or which is or may be provided by any affiliates or any other third party, including in relation to any inaccuracies or omissions in this Website; and
  2. excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with your use of this Website. This includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things, or you have advised us of the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to your computer, computer software, systems, and programmes and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and incidental damages. 

13.3 We will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts, or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this Website:

  1. to the extent that the Website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;

  2. for any indirect, special, or consequential loss; or

  3. for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

PART 4 – GENERAL TERMS

14. Privacy Policy

14.1 Our Privacy Policy, which sets out how we will use your information, can be found at [Privacy Policy Link]. By using this Website, you consent to the processing described therein and warrant that all data you provide is accurate.

15. Intellectual Property, Software, and Content

15.1 The intellectual property rights in all software and content (including photographic images) made available to you on or through this Website remain our property or our licensors. They are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. We and our licensors reserve all such rights. 

15.2 You may store, print, and display the content supplied solely for your 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.

16. Termination

16.1 We reserve the right to terminate your access to the Website if we reasonably believe, in our sole discretion, that you have breached any of the Terms and Conditions. Following termination, you will not be permitted to use the Website, and we may, in our sole discretion and without advance notice to you, cancel any outstanding orders for Services. If your access to the Website is terminated, we reserve the right to exercise whatever means it deems necessary to prevent unauthorised access to the Website. These Terms and Conditions will survive indefinitely unless and until we choose to terminate it, in our sole discretion and without advance to you.

17. Notification of Changes

17.1 We reserve the right to amend these conditions from time to time as we deem fit. Any revised Agreement shall be effective immediately after it is posted on this Website. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of a revised Agreement will constitute your acceptance of any such revisions.

18. Governing Laws

18.1 The laws of Singapore govern these Terms and Conditions. By accessing this Website and using our Services, you consent to these Terms and Conditions and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts in all disputes arising from such access. 

18.2 If any of these terms are deemed invalid or unenforceable for any reason (including, but not limited to, the exclusions and limitations set out above), then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be severed from these terms, and the remaining terms will continue to apply. Our failure to enforce any of the provisions set out in these Terms and Conditions and any Agreement, or failure to exercise any option to terminate, shall not be construed as a waiver of such provisions and shall not affect the validity of these Terms and Conditions or of any Agreement or any part thereof, or the right thereafter to enforce each and every provision. These Terms and Conditions shall not be amended, modified, varied, or supplemented except in writing and signed by our duly authorised representatives.

Susan Tan

Senior Legal Executive

Qualifications:

With more than 10 years of experience in the financial industry, Susan Tan, who joined us from one of the leading corporate and investment banks in Singapore, provides invaluable expertise and knowledge in corporate secretarial.

She is conversant and familiar with the local regulations and requirements for business entities in Singapore.

As a member of our team, Susan is responsible for maintaining and updating the Company’s statutory registers and records, filing all necessary documents and forms with the Accounting & Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA), Ad-hoc assignments such as allotment and transfer of shares, amendment of Company’s Constitution and submission of Annual Return to ACRA.

Apart from corporate secretarial work, Susan has considerable experience and expertise in compliance advisory matters, making her a valuable member of our firm.