Terms and Conditions


This is the Syfy Universal Asia website, the home page of which is currently located at www.syfyuniversal.asia ("the Website"). The Website is operated by NBC Universal Global Networks Asia Pte Ltd ("NBC Universal") of #06-01 International Plaza, 10 Anson Road, Singapore. Your use of this Website and the content and any other services and materials provided thereon from time to time (collectively, the “Service”) is subject to the following Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy (see NBC Universal’s Privacy Policy), which you are deemed to accept by accessing and/or registering with the Website and which take effect on the date on which you first use the Website. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms of Use in full, you do not have permission to access the contents of this Website and therefore must not access or use and must cease to use this Website immediately.

If you are under eighteen (18) years of age, you must have your parent or guardian review and agree to the terms of the Terms of Use on your behalf by clicking the box marked "I have read & accept the syfyuniversal.asia Terms of Service & Privacy Policy". Users under thirteen (13) years of age may not use the Service (as defined below). NBC Universal is concerned about the safety and privacy of all its users, particularly children. For this reason, parents or guardians who wish to allow their children access to the Website should assist them in selecting appropriate content and supervise their access to the Website. Please remember that the Website is designed to appeal to a broad audience. Accordingly, as your child's legal guardian, it is your responsibility, not the responsibility of NBC Universal, to determine whether any portion of the Website, or any site linked from the Website, is appropriate for your child. Parents and guardians, please note that parental control protections (such as computer hardware, software or filtering services) are available that may assist you in limiting access to material that is harmful to minors.
1. Website Access and Use

If you accept the Terms of Use, you are granted a personal, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable right to access and use the Service for non-commercial use only and in accordance with these Terms of Use.

2. Amendments to Terms of Use

NBC Universal reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time in its sole discretion by posting the new version of the Terms of Use online and it is your responsibility to refer to and comply with these Terms or Use in accessing the Website. Your continued use of this Website after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of these Terms of Use as modified. If there is any conflict between these Terms of Use and rules and/or specific terms of use appearing on this Website relating to specific material then the latter shall prevail. We encourage you to bookmark this page and to periodically review it to ensure familiarity with the most current version of the Terms of Use. You can determine when the Terms of Use document was last revised by referring to the "Last Updated" legend at the top of these Terms of Use. When using the Service, you agree that you are subject to any additional posted guidelines, rules, terms and conditions applicable to the Service, which are hereby incorporated by reference.

3. Registration, Passwords & Security

If you choose to register and become a member of the Website, you will be asked to provide a registration username and password. This user name and password will provide you with access to our website and may also provide you with access to certain other NBCU Universal websites operated by related companies of NBCU Universal in other countries. Your username and password are personal to you and must be used only by and strictly in accordance with these terms and conditions. Should NBC Universal provide to you a password, or should you select a password, that allows you to access certain parts of the Service, you will be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and your account information, and will be fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree that you will log off the Service at the end of each session to prevent fraud on your account by third parties. We do not have the means to check the identities of people using the Website and will not be liable if your username or password is used by someone else. You agree to notify NBC Universal immediately by email to info.asia@nbcuni.com of any unauthorised used of your username or password of which you become aware.
4. Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Postings

4.1 Any information, material, or data you transmit, post on, or submit via the Website (“Material”) shall belong absolutely to NBC Universal and, except for personal data, will not be confidential. The information may be used by NBC Universal for any purpose including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure to third parties, distribution, broadcasting, transmission (in each case whether or not in electronic form) or otherwise at NBC Universal's absolute discretion - see Privacy Policy.
4.2 You hereby irrevocably and unconditionally assign to NBC Universal (by way of present assignment of present and future copyright) and in perpetuity all rights of any nature (including, without limitation, intellectual property rights) in and to such Material throughout the world including all renewals and reversions thereof. You hereby agree to waive all rights known as "droit moral" or moral rights and any similar rights of authors anywhere in the world (whether now existing or hereafter created) in the Material.

4.3 You are prohibited from posting, transmitting to or submitting via the Website any material:

(i) that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred or otherwise objectionable, discriminatory, degrading, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience or have the effect of being harassing; or (ii) for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals; or (iii) which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of, or infringe the rights of any third party in, Singapore, the United Kingdom, or any other country in the world; or (iv) which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data).

4.4 You must not misuse the Website (including, without limitation, by hacking and/or accessing or attempting to access the accounts of other users). NBC Universal shall be entitled fully to co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing the NBC Universal to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of these Terms of Use.

4.5 The use of this Website is only for lawful purposes, in a manner which does not infringe the rights of or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this Website by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, but is not limited to, conduct which is defamatory, or which may harass, cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or interruption of the normal flow of dialogue within this Website. Further, by way of example and not limitation you shall not use any posting or any area of the Website:

(i) to harm children in any way including without limitation any offences in relation to grooming of children online under the laws in any jurisdiction; or (ii) to impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent you affiliation or relationship with any person or entity or disguise the origin of any content; (iii) to collect store and/or identify private or personal information of a user.

4.6 NBC Universal reserves the right to monitor, suspend, restrict or terminate your access to this Website or to monitor, suspend, remove, destroy, copy or use any Material or content that is posted on the Website (of any nature and however it may have been inserted or posted) at any time without notice at our discretion.
4.7 The Terms of Use automatically apply to the use of any forum we may include on our Website.

4.8 Any forum we include is intended as a service to its members and the general public. Whilst “we”, the owner, endeavour to publish up-to-date information on the Website, the information may nevertheless become out of date over time. To the extent permitted by all relevant laws, no liability is accepted by us or any of our affiliates for any inaccuracy or incompleteness of this Site or for the failure to update the information contained on the Website.
4.9 The Service may contain information and materials that third parties have provided to us, including (but not limited to) advertising (“Third-Party Content”). We do not independently verify Third-Party Content, makes no representation as to its accuracy, and assumes no responsibility or accepts any liability (to the extent permitted by any applicable law) for your use of the Third-Party Content and any consequences of that use, including, without limitation, any damages, injuries or results that may result from its use.

4.10 Submissions by visitors to the Website, including feedback data such as questions, comments, suggestions regarding the content of the material on this Website shall be deemed to be non-confidential and in the public domain. We shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such submission and, by submitting any such feedback, information, data or any material whatsoever, you hereby consent that NBC Universal or any of its affiliates shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute the information that such submissions contain to others without limitation. Potential uses may include, without limitation, use of ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever, such as, for example but not by way of limitation, all forms of Communication to the Public (in all technological mediums whether now known or as may be developed in the future), rental or lending, developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such information.

4.11 NBC Universal takes no responsibility for any Third Party Content posted on the Service nor for any products or services provided by advertisers on the Service. Any dealings you have with advertisers found while using the Service are between you and the advertiser, and you agree that NBC Universal is not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against an advertiser.

4.12 Not all products or services discussed or referenced in, or made available through, the Service are available to all persons or in all geographic locations or jurisdictions. In addition, restrictions may apply to use of products or services obtained in one jurisdiction in other jurisdictions. Those who choose to access the Service do so on their own initiative and at their own risk, and are responsible for compliance with their local laws, if and to the extent such local laws are applicable.
5. Copyright and Other Intellectual Property

5.1 The names, images and logos identifying NBC Universal and any of NBC Universal’s associated companies or third parties and their programmes, products and services are proprietary marks of NBC Universal, its associated companies and/or third parties. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any licence or right under or in respect of any intellectual property rights of NBC Universal, its associated companies or any other third party.