Terms & Conditions of Service
1. Acceptance of Terms
1.1. Unless otherwise agreed in writing, the supply of all Services offered by MNC Tech and/or its associates, related parties, successors and assigns (collectively referred to as “MNC Tech”) to any persons (hereinafter referred to as “User”, “you” or “your”) shall be governed by the Terms & Conditions of Service (TCS) set herein.
1.2. This TCS is supplementary to the General Terms & Conditions of the Website, which govern the access and use of the Website, and all provisions are incorporated into the General Terms & Conditions by this reference. By using the Services described herein, you hereby acknowledge and agree to be bound by this TCS and the General Terms & Conditions.
2.1. In these Terms & Conditions of Service (“TCS”), the following terms and expressions shall have the following meanings:
(a) “MNC Tech” means MNC Tech Sdn Bhd (1135131-D);
(b) “Carrier” means the third party telecommunications carrier who operates the Network;
(c) “Call Recording Service” means the service provided by MNC Tech that enables you to record an Incoming Call;
(d) “Call Tracking Service” means the service provided by MNC Tech that enables tracking of relevant Incoming Call information to be made, including but not limited to, the Calling Party’s Personal Information and location, advertising source, day, time and duration of the Incoming Call and Incoming Call history;
(e) “Calling Party” means a person from whom you receive an Incoming Call;
(f) “Incoming Call” means a telephone call that you receive using MNC Tech’s Services;
(g) “Data” means any and all information and reports procured, collected or compiled by MNC Tech in respect of a Calling Party, including, without limitation:
(i) Incoming Call logs;
(ii) Incoming Call activity reports;
(iii) advertisement source of Incoming Calls; and
(iv) Personal Information of a Calling Party;
(h) “Dynamic Call Routing Service” means the service provided by MNC Tech than enables the automatic routing of Incoming Calls to appropriate branch or regional office based on the Calling Party’s phone number, and allows for prompting of the Calling Party to enter a postcode for appropriate routing when the Calling Party’s location cannot be determined;
(i) “General Terms & Conditions” mean the terms and conditions governing the access and use of the Website as updated from time to time;
(j) “Interactive Voice Response Service” means the service provided by MNC Tech comprising a system for routing Incoming Calls or providing recorded information for improving Calling Party waiting time and call resolution;
(k) “Network” means the telecommunications network of the Carrier which MNC Tech uses to supply the Services;
(l) “Missed Call Notification Service” means the service provided by MNC Tech that enables the Recording of missed Incoming Call information to be made, including but not limited to, the Calling Party’s phone number if the number is not blocked, and a voicemail recording if the Calling Party leaves a message;
(m) “Personal Information” means information that may be used to identify a Calling Party, including without limitation, the Calling Party’s Incoming Call number, address, fax number and/or email address;
(n) “Phone Number” means an MNC Tech telephone number that you wish to use to answer an Incoming Call;
(o) “Recording” means a recording of an Incoming Call;
(p) “Services” mean the services supplied by MNC Tech under this TCS, comprising of the following:
(i) Call Recording Service;
(ii) Call Tracking Service;
(iii) Dynamic Call Routing Service;
(iv) Interactive Voice Response Service;
(v) Missed Call Notification Service; and
(vi) any other services as MNC Tech may provide from time to time;
(q) “Website” means MNC Tech’s website www.salesjourney360.com, www.avanser.com.my, www.avanser.com.sg or any other platform, facility or server which the Services supplied by MNC Tech under this TCS may be accessed or used by you.
3. Provision of Services
3.1. In supplying the Services, MNC Tech shall provide the following:
(a) a Phone Number through which the Services shall be utilised and which forms part of the Network of the Carrier;
(b) equipment required for handling and managing the Services which MNC Tech in its sole discretion considers appropriate and necessary; and
(c) reasonable technical and sales support which MNC Tech in its sole discretion shall consider appropriate and necessary.
3.2. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new services, features, content or applications offered or made available from time to time by MNC Tech to you shall be subject to this TCS.
4. Your Obligations
4.1. In using the Services, you expressly agree and acknowledge that:
(a) the Phone Number provided is made available to you only in connection with the supply of Services by MNC Tech, and forms part of the Services so supplied;
(i) you are not entitled to, and you have no right or interest in, any Phone Numbers supplied by MNC Tech to you if you decide to terminate the Services herein;
(ii) you must not port any Phone Numbers supplied by MNC Tech to an alternative service provider or Carrier or Network without the prior written consent of MNC Tech. You hereby acknowledge and agree that MNC Tech shall be entitled to receive compensation from you of an amount to be determined by MNC Tech in its sole and exclusive discretion should MNC Tech agree to grant consent to you in respect of the aforesaid porting;
(iii) MNC Tech may, without any notice or liability to you, discontinue or modify any Phone Numbers supplied to you at any time for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to discontinuance or modification required by reason of a request made by the Carrier, Network requirements or statutory, regulatory and legal compliance. You hereby acknowledge and agree that:
a. you may choose, unless this TCS is terminated in accordance with Clause 7, to accept any such new or modified Phone Numbers issued to you by MNC Tech and that MNC Tech shall give you written notice of any the discontinuance of, or modifications made to, a Phone Number as soon as is reasonably practicable or with 30 days prior notice; and
b. you have no claim against MNC Tech for any loss or damage you may suffer as a result of such discontinuance or modifications.
(c) MNC Tech may from time to time, change, enhance or update any and all equipment described in Clause 3.1(b) for any reason whatsoever without any notice or liability to you. You hereby acknowledge and agree that you have no claim against MNC Tech for any loss or damage you may suffer as a result of such change, enhancement or update.
4.2. You further acknowledge, agree and warrant that:
(a) you will refrain from taking any action which has or is likely to have the effect of interfering with or threatening the operation, stability, viability or integrity of the Network;
(b) you must only use the Services for your own business needs and requirements specifically for the purpose of mechanical or service quality control checks only pursuant to section 234 of the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998;
(c) you must not use the Services for your personal purposes nor for any purposes which are unlawful or in contravention of an applicable legislation or statutory rule, abusive, harmful, threatening, defamatory or in any way infringing any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights of any other persons;
(d) you must not re-supply, re-sell, chain or group the Services in any way without the prior written consent of MNC Tech;
(e) you are fully responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Services password and account issued to you by MNC Tech, and are fully responsible for all activities the occur under the same. Accordingly, you must:
(i) immediately notify MNC Tech of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security; and
(ii) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session;
MNC Tech will not be liable to you for any loss or damage you may suffer if a person quoting your password requests changes to your Service or account details. You will be responsible for all fees associated with your Service and account whether transactions were authorised by you or not.
(f) you must co-operate with MNC Tech in relation to any complaints, enquiries or investigations into or in connection with any services offered by you, in which the Services supplied by MNC Tech are utilised. You hereby agree and acknowledge that you shall, at MNC Tech’s discretion, and without limitation, bear in full any costs associated with such complaints, enquiries or investigations.
4.3. You also agree that you must ensure that any other persons having access to, or are using, the Services, including your employee, contractor, officer, agent, authorised representative or other third party, shall be made aware of and will observe the same obligations, restrictions and limitations set out in this TCS.
5. Call Recordings and Personal Information
5.1. As part of the process of supplying the Call Recording Service to you or in any other Services supplied to you where Recordings are, at your option, made by us, whenever a Calling Party dials your Phone Number:
(a) you are requesting MNC Tech to initiate an Incoming Call Recording. Once initiated, MNC Tech will record the full length of the Incoming Call; and
(b) you are requesting MNC Tech to collect or compile Personal Information in respect of the Calling Party.
5.2. In using the Call Recording Service or any other Services where Recordings are, at your option, made by us, you expressly agree and acknowledge that:
(a) you authorise MNC Tech to make Incoming Call Recordings and collect Personal Information on your behalf. Without limiting the generality of the aforesaid, you specifically authorise MNC Tech to act as your agent in respect of all Caller Line Identification data collected by MNC Tech;
(b) you either:
(i) authorise MNC Tech to play a voice message advising the Calling Party that the Incoming Call is being recorded and the purpose of such Recordings prior to the said Incoming Call being connected to you or your employee, contractor, officer, agent, authorised representative or other third party answering the Incoming Call; OR
(ii) make the necessary arrangements to ensure that the Calling Party is provided with the necessary warning about the presence of any Recordings made of an Incoming Call and the purpose for which such Recordings are made;
(c) all Incoming Call Recordings are stored by MNC Tech for a period of three (3) months, commencing the date that a Recording is made. Following the expiry of the storage period, you will not be able to retrieve a copy of the Recording and you hereby acknowledge and agree that MNC Tech shall have no liability whatsoever for any failure to retain or store such copies of Recordings beyond the said storage period;
(d) all Personal Information collected or compiled by MNC Tech for, and supplied to, you must be used by you and your employee, contractor, officer, agent, authorised representative or other third party in compliance with the law, including without limitation, any provisions under the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 and all regulations or guidelines promulgated there under;
(e) you must notify your employee, contractor, officer, agent, authorised representative or other third party that their telephone conversation with a Calling Party in respect of an Incoming Call is being recorded by MNC Tech through or in connection with the Services; and
(f) MNC Tech shall have no liability whatsoever in respect of any use made by you, your employee, contractor, officer, agent, authorised representative or other third party, of the Recordings and its contents, and/or of any Personal Information.
6. Billing and Payment
6.1. You will be charged in accordance with the rate schedule published or notified by MNC Tech from time to time. MNC Tech reserves the right to change the rates from time to time.
6.2. You shall pay any and all amounts invoiced by MNC Tech to you in relation to the provision of Services by the due date specified in any such invoice. Without limiting any other rights MNC Tech may have under this TCS or by force of law or equity, if you fail to make full payment of the aforesaid by the due date, MNC Tech may:
(a) charge interest at the rate of 10% per annum calculated daily on all overdue monies (excluding interest under this Clause) until the same is paid in full;
(b) charge an administrative fee for any administrative costs incurred in respect of the your failure to make full payment hereof;
(c) cancel or suspend your account or your Phone Number, subject to 30 days notification;
(d) terminate any contracts between you and MNC Tech and demand immediate payment of monies due and owing under such contracts;
(e) cancel any rebate, discount or allowance due or payable by MNC Tech as at the date of the event;
(f) institute any recovery process as MNC Tech thinks fit at your sole cost and expense.
6.3. You hereby acknowledge and agree that you are not entitled to set off or deduct any amounts due and owing by you under this TCS, whether or not an existing dispute or claim has been made by you against MNC Tech or for any reason whatsoever.
6.4. You hereby agree to pay MNC Tech the Once Off Setup Fee and the first Monthly Fee prior to Provision of Services in accordance to the amounts agreed upon in this Agreement.
7. Term and Termination
7.1. This Agreement shall continue until terminated.
7.2. This Agreement will immediately and automatically terminate if MNC Tech’s right to provide the Services ceases for any reason.
7.3. MNC Tech may immediately suspend or discontinue the provision of the Services to you, or terminate this Service Agreement with immediate effect by giving notice to you at any time if, in MNC Tech’s reasonable opinion:
(a) you breach any of your obligations under this TCS;
(b) you fail to pay any MNC Tech invoice by the due date and time shall be of the essence;
(c) you cease, or threaten to cease to conduct business in the normal manner; and
(d) MNC Tech’s right to provide Services or any Carrier’s right to provide access to the Network ceases or is suspended or interrupted for any reason whatsoever.
7.4. Either party may terminate this agreement with 30 days advance notice in writing.
8. Intellectual Property
8.1. For the purposes of this TCS, “Works” mean any and all proprietary materials and information embodied in, or relating to, the Services, including:
(a) all technical processes, systems, methods, software design, algorithms, codes, scripts and databases;
(b) all inventions, discoveries, improvements, enhancements, processes, information and know-how;
(c) the Website and all MNC Tech domain names, trademarks, trade names, get-ups, whether registered or not;
(d) all documentation and other records, reports, documents, papers and other materials whatsoever pertaining to the Services; and
(e) any derivative works of any of the aforesaid.
8.2. You hereby acknowledge and agree that:
(a) all proprietary rights, title and interests created or embodied in the Works belong to MNC Tech to the fullest extent of the law, including all rights to copy, assign or licence such rights, title and interests to others for any purpose as MNC Tech sees fit in its sole and absolute discretion;
(b) accordingly, without prior written consent of MNC Tech;
(i) you must not supply, sell or otherwise make available the Works or any parts thereof to any third parties; and
(ii) that you will, at your sole cost and expense, do all acts necessary to ensure that if, as a result of any breach of your obligation under Clause 8.2(b)(i), MNC Tech’s proprietary rights, title or interests herein have been infringed, such infringement shall cease immediately.
9.1. MNC Tech will at all times maintain as confidential, Confidential Information, meaning all Works, technical and business information and associated matter now in your possession and control or which may exist in the future including but without limitation data, reports, studies and customer information. Confidential Information shall not include information which is generally available in the public domain or was known by MNC Tech prior to the disclosure by you or by your employees, representatives or associates.
9.2. Unless expressly stated otherwise in this TCS or in any other terms of service as may be specified by MNC Tech in respect of the provision of any service, or unless prohibited by any laws or regulations, all Data resulting from the provision of the Services may be used for MNC Tech’s own internal research and record keeping purposes and whilst respecting the confidentiality of such Data, MNC Tech may extrapolate and use the Data for the aforesaid purposes.
10. Status of User
10.1. In using the Services, you acknowledge and agree that:
(a) there is no relationship between you and MNC Tech in common law, contract or otherwise other than that as a User;
(b) save for the making of any Incoming Call Recording and the collection of any Personal Information by MNC Tech in accordance with Clause 5 on your behalf, nothing in this TCS shall create or imply an agency relationship between you and MNC Tech, nor will this TCS be deemed to constitute a joint venture or partnership between you and the MNC Tech; and
(c) accordingly, you have no authority or power to enter into any agreement to create any obligation or responsibility on behalf of or in the name of MNC Tech.
11. Third Party Access and Use
11.1. The provisions of this clause shall prevail over any other clauses to the contrary which may be contained in this TCS.
11.2. If, on prior approval of MNC Tech in writing, the Phone Number or Phone Numbers supplied by MNC Tech to you under this TCS is or are re-supplied by you to, and/or is or are used or accessed by, any third party or any of MNC Tech’s Services thereof are used or accessed by such third party, then you expressly acknowledge and agree that:
(a) you remain at all times primarily contractually responsible for complying with all obligations under this TCS; and
(b) you must ensure that all such third parties are expressly aware of the obligations, restrictions and limitations imposed with respect to the Phone Number or Phone Numbers supplied by MNC Tech herein or any Services thereof as set out in all provisions of this TCS.
12. Compliance with Laws
12.1. You will at all times comply with the provisions of all laws to your use of the Services and any Recording, including without limitation the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 and the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 and all regulations or guidelines promulgated thereunder. In particular, you are solely responsible for:
(a) ensuring that you use the Services specifically for the purpose of mechanical or service quality control checks; and
(b) for giving the Calling Parties any necessary warning about the presence of any Recordings made of an Incoming Call and the use or uses that will be made of the same.
12.2. MNC Tech shall have no obligation to advise you upon compliance with any such laws. You shall indemnify and keep indemnified MNC Tech from and against any liability arising from any claim that your use of the Service and/or a Recording breaches any law.
13. Limitation of Liability and Indemnity
13.1. To the fullest extent permitted by law, all conditions, warranties, representations, liabilities and obligations, whether expressed or implied,including any conditions or warranties as to merchantability, fitness for purpose or correspondence with description or representations as to results arising from the use of the Services, are hereby excluded by MNC Tech.
13.2. MNC Tech shall not be liable, under any circumstances, for your indirect, special, incidental or consequential loss or damage that may arise in respect of this TCS or loss of profit, business, revenue, goodwill or anticipated savings, and MNC Tech’s liability under this TCS shall be limited solely to the supplying of the Services again or the payment of the cost of having the Services supplied again, as MNC Tech may select.
13.3. You shall indemnify MNC Tech against all claims, demands, liabilities, loss, expenses, costs and damages incurred by or made against you, as a result of, or arising in connection with:
(a) any breach of your obligations under this TCS, including, without limitation, any failure to comply with Clauses 4.2(b), 5.2(b)(ii), 5.2(d) and 5.2(e) and 11.2(b) in respect of Incoming Call Recordings and Personal Information; and/or
(b) the re-supply of, and/or use of or access by, any third party of such Phone Numbers or any of MNC Tech’s Services thereof, whether such re-supply, use or access was authorised by you or otherwise.
14.1. MNC Tech may, from time to time, make reasonable variations to this TCS if necessary to comply with any contractual, statutory or a regulatory requirement.
14.2. This TCS contains the entire understanding and agreement between the parties as to its subject matter. No oral explanation or information provided by any party to another shall affect the meaning or interpretation of this TCS or constitute any collateral agreement, warranty or understanding between the parties.
15. Applicable Law
15.1. The laws of Malaysia govern this TCS and the parties agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of courts and tribunals of Malaysia.
16. Waiver and Severability of Terms
16.1. The failure of MNC Tech to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this TCS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
16.2. If any provision of this TCS is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of this TCS remain in full force and effect.