Please read these Terms of Service (“Terms”) carefully before using www.timothyshim.com (the “Website”) operated by Timothy Shim (“we,” “us,” or “our”). These Terms govern your access to and use of the Website. By accessing or using the Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree with any part of these Terms, you may not access or use the Website.
1. Intellectual Property
1.1. Ownership: The Website and its original content, including articles, images, graphics, logos, videos, and other materials, are owned by Shim Consulting and are protected by international copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws.
1.2. Limited License: Subject to your compliance with these Terms, we grant you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, and revocable license to access and use the Website for personal, non-commercial purposes. You may not reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, or otherwise use any part of the Website without our prior written consent.
2. User Conduct
2.1. Prohibited Activities: You agree not to engage in any of the following activities while using the Website:
- Violating any applicable laws, regulations, or third-party rights;
- Interfering with or disrupting the functionality of the Website or servers;
- Uploading, transmitting, or distributing viruses, malware, or harmful code;
- Attempting to gain unauthorized access to the Website, user accounts, or other systems,
- Collecting or harvesting any personally identifiable information from the Website;
- Impersonating any person or entity or falsely representing your affiliation with any person or entity;
- Engaging in any activity that could harm or damage the website’s reputation, availability, or integrity.
2.2. User Content: You may have the opportunity to contribute content to the Website, such as comments, feedback, or submissions. By submitting content, you grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide, and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, distribute, and display such content on the Website and in any other media.
3.1. Content Accuracy: The information provided on the Website is for general informational purposes only. While we strive to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the content, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability of the information on the Website. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk.
3.2. External Links: The Website may contain links to third-party websites or resources. We do not endorse, control, or assume responsibility for any third-party websites’ content, privacy policies, or practices. You acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such websites or resources.
4. Limitation of Liability
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Timothy Shim or its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, suppliers, or licensors be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages, including but not limited to loss of profits, data, goodwill, or other intangible losses arising out of or in connection with your use of the Website.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Shim Consulting and its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, suppliers, and licensors from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, or expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of or in connection with your use of the Website or any violation of these Terms.
We may terminate or suspend your access to the Website, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to a breach of these Terms. Upon termination, your right to access and use the Website will immediately cease.
7. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Malaysia. Any disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms or the use of the Website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in [Jurisdiction].
8. Changes to the Terms
We reserve the right to modify or replace these Terms at any time. The most current version of the Terms will be posted on the Website. By continuing to access or use the Website after any revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms. If you do not agree to the new Terms, please stop using the Website.
9. Contact Us
If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding these Terms, please contact us.
Last Updated: [12 July 2023]