Legal matters

Legal matters

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CADS is committed to your privacy.

Read our customer Privacy Policy to explain how we collect, use, disclose, transfer, and store your information.

Learn how to review any information that may be associated with you.

Scam and Fake Email Addresses Alert

Kindly be informed that our official communications will always originate from these domains: thecads.com and cads.ai.

Notify us if you spot any unusual or suspicious emails. Please report any suspicious emails relating to CADS requests to info@thecads.com.

ANNOUNCEMENT

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT The Center of Applied Data Science (“CADS”) does not and will not request the transfer of funds to any third party account(s) either through individuals nor companies who represent themselves as employees and/or agents and/or representatives of CADS. Be alert and do not fall victim to any telephone or email banking scam.

PLEASE ALSO BE ADVISED THAT CADS does not and will not request the following via email and/or phone:

(i) request for your personal information and/or sensitive security data and/or your copy of utility bills and/or banking details, such as your bank account number, bank account passwords and/or security codes or otherwise ask you to validate your account numbers;

(ii) request for transfers of funds into any third party account(s); and/or

(iii) direct or personal email from CADS Chief Executive Officer & Founder requesting a gift card from our scholars and clients.

Please reject any such request. CADS will not be liable for any financial or otherwise loss should you act on such a request.

CADS would like to state that the following email addresses are NOT related in any way to CADS or any company within the CADS group: -

marjon82@optonline.net

lucasava811@gmail.com

anetaeva@libero.it

drusillalcharles@gmail.com

marjon82@optonline.net

newsletter@eurobrussels.com

caroline.blotenberg@fu-berlin.de

philippebouabre1@gmail.com

aylen0814067@gmail.com

CADS believes that the above-mentioned email addresses are tools for scams to perpetrate fraudulent activities and intended to mislead the public into believing that the emails vide the above-mentioned email addresses are from CADS and/or authorized by CADS; and/or the websites are developed or authorized by CADS.

CADS would like to reinstate that neither these email addresses nor these websites are related in any way to CADS or any company within CADS.

Kindly be advised that CADS Official website is www.thecads.com

In the meantime, please bookmark our official website here.

DISCLAIMER: CADS shall not be responsible for the content of any information, nor shall it be liable for any conclusion, loss or damage of any nature whatsoever suffered or may be suffered by any part or members of the public arising from or as a result of reliance on or usage of any information relating to prize redemption schemes, lucky draws or contests, and recruitment in CADS from portals, websites or email domains which CADS does not authorize.

Effective date: June 1, 2022

Privacy Policy

The Center of Applied Data Science ("us", "we", or "our") operates the cads.ai website (the "Service"). and is dedicated to protecting the confidentiality and privacy of information entrusted to us by users of the Service. This Privacy Notice aims to inform you of and assist you in understanding why and how we collect and use your personal data and to whom such data is disclosed and how you can access and correct such data.

By visiting our website, interacting with us, using our Service, providing Personal Data to us, or otherwise by acknowledging receipt of this Notice, you have read and consent and/or you are deemed to have read and consent to us using, collecting, and processing your Personal Data in accordance with this Notice.

We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible from the cads.ai website.

Information Collection And Use

We collect your personal data to provide and improve our Service to you and other purposes thereto.

Collection of Personal Data
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us (i) information which relates directly or indirectly to you and may be used to contact or identify you and (ii) information relating to your physical or mental health or condition, political opinions, religious belief or other beliefs of a similar nature (if necessary) (collectively, "Personal Data"). The Personal Data we collect may include, but is not limited to:

a) First name and last name;

b) Email address;

c) Phone number;

d) Address, including the state, province, ZIP/postal code, and city of the location you currently reside in;

e) Cookies and usage data;

f) Credit card & financial information;

g) Occupation details (such as the name of the employer, the contact information of the employer and job title/designation); and

h) National Registration Identification Card ("NRIC") number (for Malaysians) or Passport number (for foreigners).

Usage of Personal Data
We may also collect information on how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Automatic Collection of Personal Data
We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.

Cookies are files with a small amount of data, including a unique anonymous identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and improve and analyze our Service.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Examples of Cookie we use:

  • Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
  • Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
  • Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.

Tracking technologies like web beacons, tags, and scripts are used to collect and track information and improve and analyze our Service.

You have the right to refuse all cookies and tracking technologies or be notified when any cookies and tracking technologies are sent by adjusting your web browser setting. However, if you do not accept cookies and tracking technologies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Use of Personal Data

The Center of Applied Data Science uses the collected data for the following purposes ("Purposes" ):

a) To provide and maintain the Service;

b) To notify you about changes to our Service;

c) To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so;

d) To provide customer care and support;

e) To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service;

f) To monitor the usage of the Service; and

g) To detect, prevent and address technical issues.

Transfer of Personal Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those from your jurisdiction, for the purposes for which the Personal Data was collected.

If you are located outside Malaysia and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to Malaysia and process it there. We may also transfer your personal data outside of Malaysia to our customer data storage and processing servers located overseas [and share your personal data with our related corporations] for such purposes.

Your registration for our Service and/or your submission of Personal Data represents your agreement to the transfer in accordance with this Privacy Notice.

The Center of Applied Data Science will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.


The context is not correct, it says Malaysia. I am made to believe we are creating an ASEAN /global platform. So governing country should not be Malaysia. This is why we need a legal advisor.

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Disclosure of Personal Data

Legal requirements may disclose your Personal Data for any purpose other than the Purposes stated in Paragraph 5 or any other purpose directly related to such purpose under the following circumstances where:

a) the disclosure is necessary for preventing or detecting a crime or for investigations;

b) the disclosure is required or authorized by or according to any law or by order of a court;

c) in our reasonable belief, we have in law the right to disclose the Personal Data to another person;

d) we act in the reasonable belief that we have your consent if you had known of the disclosing of the personal data and the circumstances of such disclosure; or

e) the disclosure is justified as being in the public interest.

Retention of Personal Data

The Center of Applied Data Science takes every reasonable step to ensure that the Personal Data collected is only retained for the minimum period necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this Privacy Notice unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.

Security of Personal Data

We are committed to maintaining the privacy and integrity of your personal information, no matter where it is stored. The Center of Applied Data Science will, when processing Personal Data, take practical steps to protect the Personal Data from any loss, misuse, modification, unauthorized or accidental access or disclosure, alteration or destruction, including restricting access to your Personal Data on a need to know basis.

However, no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

If you have reason to believe that the security of any Personal Data is compromised, please immediately contact us at engage@thecads.com.

Your Rights concerning Personal Data

You have the right to request:

a) access to your Personal Data (i.e. to ask us what data we have about you and obtain a physical or electronic copy of the same), and

b) correct your Personal Data (i.e. ask for changes to be made to your Personal Data when it is inaccurate, incomplete, misleading or not up-to-date),

10.2 These rights can be exercised by filling up the Data Access Form or Data Correction Form and sending it via email to us at engage@thecads.com

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), provide the Service on our behalf, perform Service-related services, or assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

When we provide Personal Data to the Service Provider, we will ensure that the Service Provider take reasonable steps to protect the personal data from any loss, misuse, modification, unauthorized or accidental access or disclosure, alteration or destruction.

Links To Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that we do not operate. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review each site you visit for privacy notices, statements, or policies before providing any personal information.

We have no control over and responsibility for any third-party sites or services' content, privacy policies, or practices.

Children's Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under 13 years old ("Children").

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and know that your Children have provided us with Personal Data, please contact us at engage@thecads.com. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we will take immediate steps to remove such information from our servers.

Personal Data Protection Notice for Data Star Applications

In submitting your application to The Center of Applied Data Science Sdn. Bhd. hereafter referred to as "the Company", you have provided the Company with specific personal data and information belonging to you, your family members and your referees.

Please ensure that you have notified them and obtained their consent before disclosing personal data belonging to other persons to the Company.

The personal data and information provided by you will be used:

· Selection process for Data Star Program;

· Job placement initiatives to facilitate your placement with Placement Partner Companies conducted by the Company;

· As part of your Data Star Program application, where your application is unsuccessful, the Company will retain your personal data and information for a reasonable period prior to disposal; and

· For any other purpose directly related to either of the above.

The Company will not disclose personal data and information obtained to any other third party. You are entitled to request a copy of any personal data and information provided and may correct any error or inaccuracy and provide further details where such information is incomplete. In the event of a successful application, we may require you to update the personal data and information provided from time to time to ensure that such information remains correct, complete and accurate.

Please note that while you are not obliged to provide your personal data and information to the Company, failure to do so will naturally make it difficult for the Company to process your application.

By submitting your application, we take it that you have consented to use your personal data and information to apply to the Company as set out in this Notice.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. We will notify you via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please get in touch with us:

Contact Number : +603 2732 2751

Create a support ticket at support.cads.ai or send us an email: engage@cads.ai

Overview

Terms and Conditions

This website is operated by The Center of Applied Data Science or CADS. CADS offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to CADS. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to CADS.

By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service”. You agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.

Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.

You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. Any new features or tools added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Our online store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with an online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.

Section 1 – PROJECT 2100

Permission to use the corporate logo of the registered organization by The Center of Applied Data Science (CADS) in all collaterals for marketing purposes should be allowed under these Terms & Conditions. By signing up on the CADS.ai platform, you agree to pledge to CADS Project 2100 initiative to futureproof talent and workforce. It should be treated as a pro-bono project for both parties.

Section 2 – ONLINE STORE TERMS

By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence, and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

You may not use our products for any illegal or unauthorized purpose, nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.

A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your Services.

Section 3 – GENERAL CONDITIONS

We reserve the right to refuse Service to anyone for any reason.

You understand that your content (not including credit card information) may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to the technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the Service is provided without express written permission by us.

The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.

Section 4 – ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION

The material on this site is provided for general information only. It should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.

This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

Section 5 – MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES

Prices for our products are subject to change without notice.

We reserve the right to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice.

We shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

Section 6 – CERTIFICATION

A cancellation request must be done at least two working days before the actual assessment day to be eligible for a refund.

For all requests for a refund, an email notification will be given on whether the refund request is accepted or rejected.

Postponement of the assessment date has to be done at least one working day before the actual assessment. In the event of a postponement, the new assessment date chosen has to be within 30 days of purchase.

If the results are not satisfactory, the candidate may choose to re-take an exam. Re-taking of the same exam is only offered after 30 days. Each subsequent exam is subject to pricing changes.

The test-taker agrees not to disclose the assessment contents as found intalentspy.thecads.org website.

The results announced by the CADS AI Skills Intelligence platform at the end of each test are final.

Any queries on the assessment can be directed to engage@cads.ai

Upon receiving the complete requisites for registering to take an assessment, an email will be issued to inform the test-taker. For any change of personal details of the test taker after the registration, please email engage@cads.ai

All requests have to be made before taking the assessment.

We are not liable for any technical issues affecting the functionality of your email address in receiving and sending emails to the Certification Admin.

Section 7 – ACCURACY OF BILLING AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION

We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or order in our sole discretion. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. If we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the email and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors.

You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made at our store. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.

Section 8 – OPTIONAL TOOLS

We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control nor input.

You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools ”as is” and “as available” without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools.

Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion. You should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).

We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject to these Terms of Service.

Section 9 – THIRD-PARTY LINKS

Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third parties.

Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy, and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites or any other materials, products, or services of third parties.

We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please carefully review the third-party’s policies and practices and make sure you understand them before engaging in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third party.

Section 10 – USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS

If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, ‘comments’), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service.

You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third-party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary rights. You further agree that your comments will not contain libellous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material or contain any computer virus or other malware that could affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false email address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third party.

Section 11 – PERSONAL INFORMATION

Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Compliance with Malaysia Personal Data Protection Act. We will use the personal information We use your email, as registered for assessment, to identify you for all certification-related purposes.

By providing us your email address, you are granting us permission to send you promotional material. Should you wish to opt-out of these services, you may unsubscribe.

Section 12 – ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS

Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).

We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website, should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.

Section 13 – PROHIBITED USES

In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service, you are prohibited from using the site or its content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.

Section 14 – DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.

We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable.

You agree that from time to time we may remove the Service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the Service at any time, without notice to you.

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the Service is at your sole risk. The Service and all products and services delivered to you through the Service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.

In no case shall CADS CERTIFICATION our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the Service or any products procured using the Service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the Service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the Service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.

Section 15 – INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless CADS CERTIFICATION and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.

Section 16 – SEVERABILITY

In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

Section 17 – TERMINATION

The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.

These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.

If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).

Section 18 – ENTIRE AGREEMENT

The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).

Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party.

Section 19 – GOVERNING LAW

These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Malaysia Regulation and Consumer Protection of eCommerce and Online Business

Section 20 – CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICE

You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at this page.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Section 21 – CONTACT INFORMATION

Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at engage@cads.ai

Community Guidelines

CADS AI is a Skills Intelligence Platform™ that monitors an organization's digital maturity and prepares it with the skills required to succeed in its digital journey through a data literate workforce.

Our services are designed to promote economic opportunity for our members by enabling you and millions of other professionals to meet, exchange ideas, learn, and find opportunities for employees, work, and make decisions in a network of trusted relationships.

This is a community where we treat each other with respect and help each other succeed; it's essential for members to feel like they are in a safe place where people with shared interests populate. As such, we request that you read and adhere to the following guidelines.

Guidelines:

1. Maintain Your Professionalism

We demand professionally relevant material on the subject, such as sharing and gaining expertise, hiring and being recruited, teaching and learning new skills, and engaging in actions that help you and others to be more productive and successful. Do not share content that contains sexually explicit material or language (some adult content may be OK if the goal is clearly educational, medical, scientific, or artistic, and it is not gratuitously graphic). Interacting with individuals or sharing material in a way that is irrelevant, inappropriate, insulting, or otherwise provocative is not permitted. Do not send junk mail, spam, chain letters, phishing schemes, or any other type of fraud.

1. Exercise caution. Every member is expected to be polite and considerate when using CADS AI. On CAD AI, hate groups are not tolerated. We do not permit content that attacks, denigrates, intimidates, dehumanizes, incites or threatens hatred, violence, prejudicial or discriminatory action against individuals or groups based on their actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national origin, caste, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, or disability status. Do not use racial, religious, or other insults that instigate or promote hatred or any other content designed to divide. We do not tolerate inappropriate displays of interest, desire, solicitations for a romantic connection, marriage proposals, sexual approaches or innuendo, or vulgar remarks.

Do not harass or bully: Bullying and harassment are not tolerated. This includes using abusive language, releasing personal or sensitive information about someone (known as "doxing"), or motivating or engaging others to do the same.

Do not threaten, encourage, or advocate violence: We do not tolerate any threatening or instigating violence. Individuals or groups who participate in or support violence, property destruction, or organized criminal activity are not permitted. You may not use CADA AI to express support for such persons or groups or celebrate violence in any other way.

Please do not share harmful or startling materials: We do not tolerate extremely nasty or shocking content. This includes sadistic or gratuitously graphic content, such as depictions of extreme physical violence. We also don't allow content depicting or promoting instructional weapon-making, drug abuse, and theft threats. Content or actions that advocate, organize, represent or support criminal conduct are not permitted.

Please do not post or encourage terrorist content: We do not accept terrorist organizations or violent extremist groups on our platform. Content that portrays terrorist behaviour designed to recruit for terrorist groups or threaten, encourage, or support terrorism is not permitted. Additionally, we do not permit persons affiliated with such organizations or groups to advertise their activities.

1. Be Reliable

We require you to use your genuine identity on CADS AI, give correct information about yourself or your company, and provide honest and authentic content.

Do not share false or misleading content: Do not share content that you know is or suspect is misleading or inaccurate, including misinformation or disinformation. Do not disseminate anything that directly contradicts the advice of prominent global health organizations and public health authorities. Do not share anything to disrupt or unfairly influence an election or other civic process. We may prohibit you from uploading content from sites known to generate or contain disinformation.

Do not establish a fake profile or misrepresent your personal information: We do not accept fake profiles or entities. Post no false or misleading information about yourself, your company, qualifications, job experience, connections, or achievements. Do not use an image of someone else or any other image resembling you for your profile photo. Do not link yourself on CADS AI with a company or organization you are not truly affiliated with. Use or attempt to use another person's CAD AI account or establish a member profile for someone other than yourself. Also, do not give anybody else access to your CADS AI account.

Consequences: We request that all community members report behaviour that violates our guidelines to engage@thecads.com. We will take action when we see someone violating these guidelines. Sometimes that just means giving someone a warning; other times, it means revoking certain privileges or accounts entirely.

Agreement: By logging onto the CADS AI and activating your profile, you are considered to agree with the terms and conditions listed above.

Terms and Conditions

This website is operated by The Center of Applied Data Science or CADS. CADS offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here. Throughout the site, the terms "we", "us" and "our" refer to CADS. Throughout the site, the terms "we", "us" and "our" refer to CADS.

By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our "Service". You agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions ("Terms of Service", "Terms"), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.

Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.

You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. Any new features or tools added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Our online store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with an online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.

Section 1 – PROJECT 2100

Permission to use the corporate logo of the registered organization by The Center of Applied Data Science (CADS) in all collaterals for marketing purposes should be allowed under these Terms & Conditions. By signing up on the CADS AI Platform, you agree to pledge to CADS Project 2100 initiative to futureproof talent and workforce. It should be treated as a pro-bono project for both parties.

Section 2 – ONLINE STORE TERMS

By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence, and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

You may not use our products for any illegal or unauthorized purpose, nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.

A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your Services.

Section 3 – GENERAL CONDITIONS

We reserve the right to refuse Service to anyone for any reason.

You understand that your content (not including credit card information) may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; (b) changes to conform and adapt to the technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the Service is provided without express written permission by us.

The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.

Section 4 – ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION

The material on this site is provided for general information only. It should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. We are not responsible if the information on this site is not accurate, complete or current. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.

This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

Section 5 – MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES

Prices for our products are subject to change without notice.

We reserve the right to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice.

We shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

Section 6 – CERTIFICATION

To be eligible for a refund, the cancellation request must be made at least two (2) working days before the actual assessment day.

For all requests for a refund, an email notification will be given on whether the refund request is accepted or rejected.

Postponement of the assessment date has to be done at least one working day before the actual assessment. In the event of a postponement, the new assessment date chosen has to be within 30 days of purchase.

If the results are not satisfactory, the candidate may choose to re-take an exam. Re-taking of the same exam is only offered after 30 days. Each subsequent exam is subject to pricing changes.

The test-taker agrees not to disclose the assessment contents as found intalentspy.thecads.org website.

The results announced by the CADS AI Skills Intelligence platform at the end of each test are final.

Any queries on the assessment can be directed to engage@cads.ai

Upon receiving the complete requisites for registering to take an assessment, an email will be issued to inform the test-taker. For any change of personal details of the test taker after the registration, please email engage@cads.ai

All requests have to be made before taking the assessment.

We are not liable for any technical issues affecting the functionality of your email address in receiving and sending emails to the Certification Admin.

Section 7 – ACCURACY OF BILLING AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION

We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or order in our sole discretion. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. If we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the email and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors.

You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made at our store. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.

Section 8 – OPTIONAL TOOLS

We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control nor input.

You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools" as is" and "as available" without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools.

Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion. You should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).

We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject to these Terms of Service.

Section 9 – THIRD-PARTY LINKS

Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third parties.

Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy, and we do not warrant it. We will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites or other materials, products, or services of third parties.

We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please carefully review the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before engaging in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third party.

Section 10 – USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS

Suppose, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example, contest entries) or without a request from us, you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'). In that case, you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation:

  1. To maintain any comments in confidence
  2. To pay compensation for any comments
  3. To respond to any comments

We may have no obligation to monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Service.

You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary rights. You further agree that your comments will not contain libellous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material or contain any computer virus or other malware that could affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false email address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead third-parties as to the origin of any comments or us. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third party.

Section 11 – PERSONAL INFORMATION (please review/ check which governance body we are supposed to use? - legal to advise)

This section is so confusing.. please relook at this.

Your submission of personal information through the store is governed by our Compliance with Malaysia Personal Data Protection Act. We will use personal information such as your email, as registered for assessment, to identify you for all certification-related purposes.

By providing us with your email address, you are granting us permission to send you promotional material. Should you wish to opt-out of these services, you may unsubscribe.

Section 12 – ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS

Occasionally, there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions related to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times, and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).

We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including, without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.

Section 13 – PROHIBITED USES

In addition to other prohibitions as outlined in terms of Service, you are prohibited from using the site or its content

  1. for any unlawful purpose;
  2. to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts;
  3. to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances;
  4. to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others;
  5. to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability;
  6. to submit false or misleading information;
  7. to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet;
  8. to collect or track the personal information of others;
  9. to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape;
  10. for any obscene or immoral purpose; or
  11. To interfere with or circumvent the Service's security features or any related website, other websites, or the Internet.

We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any prohibited uses.

Section 14 – DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.

We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable.

You agree that from time to time, we may remove the Service for indefinite periods or cancel the Service at any time, without notice to you.

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the Service is at your sole risk. The Service and all products and services delivered to you through the Service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and 'as available for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.

"In no case shall CADS CERTIFICATION our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the Service or any products procured using the Service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the Service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the Service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law."

Section 15 – INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless CADS CERTIFICATION and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.

Section 16 – SEVERABILITY

Suppose any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable. In that case, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service; such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

Section 17 – TERMINATION

The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.

These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.

If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).

Section 18 – ENTIRE AGREEMENT

The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Service constitute the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).

Any ambiguities in interpreting these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party.

Section 19 – GOVERNING LAW

These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Malaysia Regulation and Consumer Protection of eCommerce and Online Business

Section 20 – CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICE

You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page.

At our sole discretion, we reserve the right to update, change, or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes.

Section 21 – CONTACT INFORMATION

Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at engage@cads.ai or create a support ticket at support.cads.ai