Terms of Service

Important - please read the following terms and conditons carefully. These terms constitute a legally binding agreement and by using this website or downloading any material from this website, you are indicating that you acknowledge and agree to be bound by these terms.

These Terms of Service ("Agreement") constitute a legal agreement between you, the individual User ("you" or "User"), and Chikka Philippines, Inc. for the website located at www.chikka.com ("Chikka Web Site"). The Chikka Web Site includes (a) the services that may be provided or accessed through the Chikka Web Site, including messaging (the "Chikka Services"), (b) any and all materials, printed or electronic, furnished together with or in conjunction with the Chikka Services and (c) all modifications and versions of the Chikka Website or its components released by Chikka. Any reference made in this Agreement to Chikka or Chikka Philippines, Inc. shall be deemed to include the subsidiaries, successors, assignees, and affiliates of Chikka Philippines, Inc. and any company that controls Chikka Philippines, Inc., directly or indirectly, and any other subsidiary of such controlling company.

Acceptance of Terms and Conditions

Your use of the Chikka Web Site shall be deemed your acceptance to be bound by all the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you do not fully agree with all the terms and conditions of this Agreement, please refrain from using the Chikka Web Site or accessing and using the Chikka Services.

Intellectual Property Rights

User does not and will not possess and may not exercise any ownership rights over the Chikka Web Site, any or all of its aspects, parts or components, or any combination or permutation of such aspects, parts and components and may not exercise any rights over the same other than as specifically granted by this Agreement. Specifically, User may not use in an unintended manner, copy, distribute, reverse-engineer, decompile or disassemble the Chikka Web Site, any and all of its aspects, parts or components, or any combination or permutation of such aspects, parts and components.

Copyright and Trademark Information

"Chikka" is a registered trademark of Chikka. All other trademarks, trade names, service marks, service names are the property of their respective holders.

Availability, Modifications and Reduction of Software Functionalities

User acknowledges and agrees that Chikka Philippines, Inc. may, at its sole discretion, at any time, without prior notice and without liability to any User or third party, limit, deny, create varying priorities or access to different users or different levels of service, update, modify or terminate, temporarily or permanently some or all of the functionality of the Chikka Web Site, including the Chikka Services. User acknowledges and agrees to assume all risks relating to or arising out of such acts by Chikka to the exclusion of Chikka.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Chikka Web Site may present links to retailers and access to products and services of independent third parties, such as advertisers, either directly or via links to websites operated by such third parties. These links are provided only as a convenience to you. Such products or services may be purchased and/or obtained directly from such third parties. You acknowledge and agree that Chikka and its business partners shall not be a party to, or in any way responsible or liable for, directly or indirectly, any transaction concerning products or services made available from such third parties or for any content or information presented in connection with any products or services of third parties. You should direct any concerns regarding these third-party websites to those websites' administrators.

Third-Party and User-Posted Content

The Chikka Web Site is not responsible for any opinions or statements expressed by any User. Any opinions or statements expressed by a User are those of the User alone, and are not attributable to Chikka. The Chikka Web Site cannot and does not assume responsibility for the accuracy, validity, completeness, reliability, legality and safety of any information or content that has been written, posted, displayed, or otherwise made available by the User.

By posting or displaying any information or content on the Chikka Web Site, you automatically grant to Chikka, and represent that you have the right so to grant, a perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid worldwide license to copy, use, publicly display and distribute said information and content, and to create derivative works therefrom. Any information and content posted, or otherwise made available, on the Chikka Web Site shall not be deemed confidential or secret information.

The Chikka Web Site may not be used to upload or transmit any items that are illegal, harmful, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, sexually explicit, libelous or otherwise objectionable. User may not use the Chikka Web Site to breach or misappropriate any intellectual property rights of a third person or for any illegal activities. All information, both publicly posted and privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person who sends or posts such items. Users are responsible for all information uploaded, posted, transmitted, emailed or otherwise made available via the Chikka Web Site. The Chikka Web Site shall have the right to monitor materials posted and shall have the right to remove any material that in its opinion violates any law or this Agreement, although the Chikka Web Site has no obligation to any person to do so. Users remain solely responsible for the content of the materials they have posted in the public areas of the Chikka web site and transmitted in private e-mail or instant messages.

You may not engage or assist in the displaying, posting, distribution or reproduction of any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information belonging to others without obtaining the prior written consent of the rightful owner. If you believe your work has been posted, or copied, without your consent, please report it to us immediately.