DTO

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

GENERAL

Welcome to our dto website or mobile optimized platform (“dto Platform”). If you continue to browse, access, participate or use this dto Platform you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern our relationship with you in relation to this dto Platform. 

The term “Sime Darby Property” or “us” or “our” or "we” refers to Sime Darby Property Berhad  whose registered office is Level 10, Block G, No. 2, Jalan PJU 1A/7A, Ara Damansara, PJU 1A, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, its subsidiaries, related companies, associated companies and/or affiliates (“Sime Darby Property Group”). The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of our dto Platform. 

By viewing, accessing (including by automated means), registering or using this dto Platform, you agree to be bound by this Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy

 

TERMS OF USE

Accessing the dto Platform

To access the dto Platform where you can submit your choice/preferences of products based on the options that we will provide to you (“Choice/Product Preference”), you must be at least 21 years old.

To submit Choice/Product Preference, vote or engage in other activities, you will be required to establish a user account creating a dto Platform ID username or using a Facebook sign-in feature. All accounts must be tied to a bona fide email address or social networking profile you own and operate.

The dto Platform and all activities contained within are international; therefore entrants from all countries and with any background are eligible to participate in submitting their Choice/Product Preference, entering contests and are eligible to win prizes, if any, except where prohibited by applicable laws. The platform is not open to residents of Iran, North Korea, Myanmar/Burma, Zimbabwe, Sudan, Syria, any other U.S. sanctioned country and where prohibited or restricted by law. Notwithstanding the above, only Malaysians or such other person(s) permitted by Sime Darby Property in accordance to the laws of Malaysia are eligible to purchase the end product.

 

User generated content and assignment

The dto Platform invites you to participate in the submission of choices/preferences of products based on a selection of designs/colour choices/options that we will provide you and participate in surveys, activities, quizzes and polls. The dto Platform may also, from time to time, offer other activities you can do such as surveys, activities, voting, quizzes and polls that have their own distinct set of guidelines and rewards.

In consideration for use of the dto Platform, and to the extent that your participation/contributions through use of the dto Platform give rise to any proprietary rights including intellectual property right (including copyright, patent, registered design rights, utility innovations, trademarks, ideas, formulaes, methodology, etc.), you hereby assign absolutely all such rights worldwide to Sime Darby Property. Sime Darby Property can register such rights in any jurisdiction in the world and can use your contributions in any way and for any purpose, including to reproduce, manufacture, copy, adapt, modify, perform, display, publish, sell, transfer, assign, grant any license, broadcast, transmit, or communicate to the public by any means whether now known or unknown.


Accordingly, Sime Darby Property grants each user a limited, revocable, non-exclusive and non-transferrable license to make use of their submitted Choice/Product Preference or surveys, activities, voting, quizzes and polls entry for any of the following non-commercial uses:


  • Posting pictures or other information about a submitted Choice/Product Preference or surveys, activities, voting, quizzes and polls entry] on the user’s own website or social media pages;

  • Permitting a photograph or other content or information about a submitted Choice/Product Preferences or idea or contest entry to be published in a magazine or book, or in an online forum such as a fan website or a blog, provided that no compensation is paid to the user;

  • Using any of the above methods to gain support on the dto Platform.

You may not sell or assign any of your participation or Choice/Product Preference submitted to the dto Platform.

All rights assigned to Sime Darby Property remain assigned to Sime Darby Property indefinitely.

 

Commercialization for Choice/Product Preference/ideas

Sime Darby Property has absolute sole discretion to commercialize any Choice/Product Preference or any ideas generated from the dto Platform. Sime Darby Property may, at its absolute discretion commercialize by using or combining various parts of the Choice/Product Preference/ideas from various participants in any order or manner or at any time at Sime Darby Property deems fit.

Should Sime Darby Property choose to commercialize your Choice/Product Preference/idea through the dto Platform, there will not be any compensation or reward given to you.

You are not to take advantage of or use the dto Platform for any form of commercial gain.

 

OTHER TERMS OF USE

The use of this dto Platform is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of this dto Platform is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change by Sime Darby Property at its absolute discretion at any time from time to time without notice to you.

  • Your access to dto Platform and/or use of any information or materials on this dto Platform is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable or responsible in any way.

  • You shall not use any device, software or routine to interfere with the proper working of the dto Platform or which is may damage, interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.

  • There shall be no modification or tampering with the dto Platform in any way. Furthermore, you will not reproduce, copy, emulate, translate, modify, adapt, create derivative works from, distribute, transmit, transfer, republish, reverse engineer, decompile, or otherwise attempt to discover any object code, compile or attempt to compile any object code from any source code, or remove or delete any portion of the dto Platform.

  • You shall not take action or cause any action to be taken (including without limitation, spamming) that imposes an unreasonable load on our dto Platform.

  • There shall be no transmission or facilitation of transmission of any content:

(i)   that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, that may be invasive of another’s right of privacy or publicity, hateful, racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

(ii) that contains a virus, corrupted data, Trojan horse, bot, keystroke logger, worm, time bomb, cancelbot or other computer programming routines that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or mine, scrape or expropriate any system, data or personal information;

(iii) that infringes any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;

(iv) to an e-mail address, messenger-feature address or other location that is not yours or to which you do not have the expressly authorized right to use without securing the prior authorization of such other person or entity; or

(v) that you do not have a right to transmit, under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as confidentiality agreements).

  • You shall not use the dto Platform in any context that harms the goodwill or reputation of Sime Darby Property Group or that may disparage or bring the Sime Darby Property Group into disrepute, including any such use that may be perceived as indecent, illegal, misleading, harmful, abusive, harassing, defamatory or otherwise offensive against the Sime Darby Property Group or any third party.

  • You shall not impersonate any person or entity, including but not limited to, a Sime Darby Property employee, moderator, representative or agent (or an official, employee, representative or agent of the Sime Darby Property Group, licensors or licensees), message board leader, guide or host or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.

  • You shall not harass, stalk, or threaten any other users in the dto Platform.

  • You shall not participate in any action within the dto Platform which, in the sole judgment of Sime Darby Property, exploits or abuses an undocumented aspect of the dto Platform in order to obtain an unfair advantage over other users of the dto Platform or defrauds another user including, but not limited to, by scamming or social engineering.

  • There shall not be any registration for or holding of multiple accounts on the dto Platform simultaneously. In addition, you shall not circumvent or attempt to circumvent disciplinary measures taken against your account, including registering for or using a new account on the dto Platform after being suspended or banned.

  • This dto Platform contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, gamification mechanics and graphics. Reproduction is strictly prohibited.

  • You may not create a link to this dto Platform from another website or app or document without Sime Darby Property’s prior written consent.

  • Your use of this dto Platform and any dispute arising out of such use of this dto Platform is subject to the laws of Malaysia.

  • You are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable laws and regulations regarding your use of the dto Platform and the transfer of the technologies or information with which you are involved, including without limitation, import/export requirements, and Sime Darby Property expressly disclaims any liability or responsibility thereto.


How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed in your computer hard drive / mobile device. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our dto Platform in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better dto Platform, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your mobile device or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of this dto Platform.


Social Media Platforms

Communication, engagement and actions taken through social media platforms that this dto Platform and/or that we and/or the Sime Darby Property Group are on are subject to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively. 

You are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage with them with due care and caution with regard to your privacy and personal details. This dto Platform nor we will never ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage that should you wish to discuss such personal and/or sensitive information on social media platforms to contact the said social media platform through primary communication channels such as by telephone, email or personal/ private message feature that may be available on the respective social media platform.

This dto Platform may use social network sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social network sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion.  Please note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.


Adverts and Sponsored Links

This dto Platform may contain sponsored links and advertisements. These will typically be provided through our advertising partners, who may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the advertisements that they provide. 

Clicking on any such advertisements will send you to the advertisers’ website/mobile app through a referral program which may use cookies and will tracks the number of referrals sent from this dto Platform. This may include the use of cookies which may in turn be saved on your computer’s hard drive. Users should therefore note that they click on sponsored external links at their own risk and this dto Platform and Sime Darby Property cannot be held liable for any damage or loss caused by visiting any external links found in this dto Platform.


Links to other websites/mobile apps

This dto Platform may contain links to enable you to visit Sime Darby Property Group’s websites/mobile apps and other third parties’ websites/mobile apps of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave this dto Platform, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website/mobile app. Therefore, we cannot be responsible or liable for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this terms of use and privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the terms of use privacy statement applicable to the website/mobile app in question. The inclusion of any links does not imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.


Products, Content and Specifications.

All features, content, specifications, products, services and prices of products and services described or depicted on this dto Platform are subject to change at any time without notice. All descriptions are approximate and are provided for convenience purposes only. Whilst we make all reasonable efforts to accurately display the attributes of the featured products, including the applicable colors; however, the actual color you see will depend on your computer system and we will not be able guarantee that your computer will accurately display such colors. The inclusion of any products or services in this dto Platform at a particular time does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available at any time.


GENERAL DISCLAIMER

The information contained in this dto Platform is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by us and other third parties (including but not limited to our advertising partners) and whilst we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, neither we nor any third party make representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to this dto Platform or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on this dto Platform for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this dto Platform.

Every effort is made to keep this dto Platform up and running smoothly. However, Sime Darby Property takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for this dto Platform being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Sime Darby Property retains the sole and absolute right to suspend, terminate, or otherwise sanction your dto Platform membership with immediate effect if you violate these Terms of Use, as well as to take any other action required or permitted under any applicable laws.


COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICE

All copyrights in this dto Platform (including text, graphics, logos, icons and sound recordings) is owned or licensed to Sime Darby Property and shall be protected under the Malaysian Copyright Act 1987.

Unless indicated in this Terms of Use, any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited.

You may not, except with our express written permission, adapt, reproduce, distribute create derivative works from any part of this dto Platform or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website/mobile app or other form of electronic retrieval system.

Progress, Telerik, Sitefinity and certain product names used herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of Progress Software Corporation and/or one of its subsidiaries or affiliates in the U.S. and/or other countries - for further details please see https://www.progress.com/legal/trademarks.

MySQL is a registered trademark of MySQL AB in the United States, the European Union and other countries - for further details please see https://www.mysql.com/about/legal/trademark.html.

Adobe®, Acrobat® and Reader® are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries - for further details please see http://www.adobe.com.


PRIVACY POLICY

We respect the privacy of everyone who views, accesses and uses this dto Platform. As a result we would like to inform you regarding the way we would use your personal data. We recommend you to read this privacy policy so that you understand our approach towards the use of your personal data at the link [https://www.simedarbyproperty.com/PDPA.pdf] (“PDPA Notice”). Sime Darby Property may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from February 2016.

By submitting your personal data to us through this dto Platform, you will be treated as having given your consent to the processing of your personal data in accordance with the PDPA Notice.