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Terms of Service for THE KOREA MAGAZINE

If you require any more information or have any questions about our Terms of Service, please feel free to contact us by email at admin@thekoreamagazine.com.

Introduction

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full and without reservation. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website. You must be at least 18 [eighteen] years of age to use this website. By using this website and by agreeing to these terms and conditions, you warrant and represent that you are at least 18 years of age.

License to use website

Unless otherwise stated, THE KOREA MAGAZINE and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights published on this website and materials used on THE KOREA MAGAZINE. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages, files or other content from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • republish material from this website in neither print nor digital media or documents (including republication on another website);sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
  • show any material from the website in public;
  • reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
  • edit or otherwise modify any material on the website;
  • redistribute material from this website – except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution; or
  • republish or reproduce any part of this website through the use of iframes or screenscrapers.

Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed within your organisation.

Acceptable use

You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of THE KOREA MAGAZINE or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity. You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software. You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities on or in relation to this website without THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s express written consent.

This includes:

  • scraping
  • data mining
  • data extraction
  • data harvesting
  • ‘framing’ (iframes)
  • Article ‘Spinning’

You must not use this website or any part of it to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without the express written consent of THE KOREA MAGAZINE.

Restricted access

Access to certain areas of this website is restricted. THE KOREA MAGAZINE reserves the right to restrict access to certain areas of this website, or at our discretion, this entire website. THE KOREA MAGAZINE may change or modify this policy without notice. If THE KOREA MAGAZINE provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential. You alone are responsible for your password and user ID security. THE KOREA MAGAZINE may disable your user ID and password at THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.

User content

In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose. You grant to THE KOREA MAGAZINE a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to THE KOREA MAGAZINE the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights. Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or THE KOREA MAGAZINE or a third party (in each case under any applicable law). You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint. THE KOREA MAGAZINE reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on the servers of THE KOREA MAGAZINE, or hosted or published upon this website. THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, THE KOREA MAGAZINE does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.

Copyright

 

We take claims of copyright infringement seriously. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law. If you believe any materials accessible on or from THE KOREA MAGAZINE infringe your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access to them) from THE KOREA MAGAZINE by submitting a notification to admin@thekoreamagazine.com. In accordance with the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act  of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512) (“DMCA“), the  notice (the “DMCA Notice“) must include substantially the following:

  • Your physical or electronic signature.
  • Identification of the copyrighted work you believe to have been infringed or, if the claim involves multiple works on the Website, a representative list of such works.
  • Identification of the material you believe to be infringing in a sufficiently precise manner to allow us to locate that material.
  • Adequate information by which we can contact you (including your name, postal address, telephone number and, if available, e-mail address).
  • A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law.
  • A statement that the information in the written notice is accurate.
  • A statement, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.

If you fail to comply with all of the requirements of Section 512(c)(3) of the DMCA, your DMCA Notice may not be effective.Please be aware that if you knowingly materially misrepresent that material or activity on the Website is infringing your copyright, you may be held liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) under Section 512(f) of the DMCA.In the case of a visitor who may infringe or repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of 6Theory or others, 6Theory may, in its discretion, terminate or deny access to and use of the Website.

 

No warranties

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. THE KOREA MAGAZINE makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, THE KOREA MAGAZINE does not warrant that:

  • this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  • the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial or medical matter you should consult an appropriate professional.

Limitations of liability

THE KOREA MAGAZINE will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

These limitations of liability apply even if THE KOREA MAGAZINE has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

Exceptions

Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit the liability of THE KOREA MAGAZINE in respect of any:

  • death or personal injury caused by the negligence of THE KOREA MAGAZINE or its agents, employees or shareholders/owners;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of THE KOREA MAGAZINE; or
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for THE KOREA MAGAZINE to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

Reasonableness

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Other parties

You accept that, as a limited liability entity, THE KOREA MAGAZINE has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website. Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as THE KOREA MAGAZINE.

Unenforceable provisions

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

Indemnity

You hereby indemnify THE KOREA MAGAZINE and undertake to keep THE KOREA MAGAZINE indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by THE KOREA MAGAZINE to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s legal advisers) incurred or suffered by THE KOREA MAGAZINE arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

Breaches of these terms and conditions

Without prejudice to THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, THE KOREA MAGAZINE may take such action as THE KOREA MAGAZINE deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

Variation

THE KOREA MAGAZINE may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

Assignment

THE KOREA MAGAZINE may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent. You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

Severability

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

Entire agreement

These terms and conditions, together with THE KOREA MAGAZINE’s Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and THE KOREA MAGAZINE in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

Law and jurisdiction

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of , and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of .

Disclaimer for THE KOREA MAGAZINE

If you require any more information or have any questions about our site’s disclaimer, please feel free to contact us by email at admin@thekoreamagazine.com. All the information on this website is published in good faith and for general information purpose only. THE KOREA MAGAZINE does not make any warranties about the completeness, reliability and accuracy of this information. Any action you take upon the information you find on this website (http://thekoreamagazine.com), is strictly at your own risk. THE KOREA MAGAZINE will not be liable for any losses and/or damages in connection with the use of our website. From our website, you can visit other websites by following hyperlinks to such external sites. While we strive to provide only quality links to useful and ethical websites, we have no control over the content and nature of these sites. These links to other websites do not imply a recommendation for all the content found on these sites. Site owners and content may change without notice and may occur before we have the opportunity to remove a link which may have gone ‘bad’. Please be also aware that when you leave our website, other sites may have different privacy policies and terms which are beyond our control. Please be sure to check the Privacy Policies of these sites as well as their “Terms of Service” before engaging in any business or uploading any information.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our disclaimer and agree to its terms.

Update

This site disclaimer was last updated on: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
· Should we update, amend or make any changes to this document, those changes will be prominently posted here.