1. Membership Terms of Service
The “members” referred to in this Membership Terms of Service are those who have completed and successfully passed the certification in accordance with the membership procedure set by this Website.
When you use the services of this Website, it shall be deemed that you agree to comply with the provisions of these Terms of Service and relevant laws.
This Website reserves the right to review the qualifications for membership, as well as reserving the right to cancel its membership for those who have obtained a membership status.
The amendments to the service terms hereof shall apply to all members. It will be announced on this Website upon the amendments hereto.
2. Privacy Protection
Respect and protect your privacy in accordance with the “Privacy Statement” of this Website (see “Privacy Statement” terms).
Members use the account numbers and passwords that are registered upon obtaining a membership status when using the services provided by this Website.
Members are responsible for the use and management of their accounts and passwords. A member shall bear all responsibility for all acts and results caused by or derived from the use of the services of this Website by using the member's account number and password (not related to the member itself or others).
If the member's account and password are lost, or if it is found to have been stolen by a third party for no reason, such member shall notify the Website immediately to report the loss. If the Website fails to be effectively prevented and modified without immediate notification, the member shall take responsibility for all losses.
Please log out of your member account on the Website and close the window to ensure your membership rights upon the end of service each time.
When the misappropriation of the account and password of a third party member results in the third party or the Company being investigated or prosecuted by another third party or an administrative agency, the third party member or the Company has the right to claim damages from you, including but not limited to litigation costs, attorney’s fee, and loss of goodwill.
4. Member Login Information
Member login information shall be the correct, current and complete information about you.
Member login information must not be counterfeit or false (e.g. personal data, or credit card information). Once finding such, the Company may refuse the eligibility of members, and suspend or terminate the membership. If you violate the relevant laws of Taiwan, you will be investigated and prosecuted accordingly.
When the member's basic information (e.g. address, phone number and other login information) is changed, you shall update the relevant personal data from time to time to ensure its accuracy and completeness. If the data provided by you is wrong or inconsistent, this Website has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse your continued access or use of this Service.
In principle, the Company will not disclose the information related to personal privacy to a third party without the member's consent, provided that the information sharing principle is not included (please refer to the relevant provisions of the “Privacy Statement” hereof).
A member shall properly keep his password, and shall not disclose or provide the password to others for use; all acts performed by using this service with the same member ID number and password will be considered the member's and the password holder's behavior.
If a member finds or suspects that a third party has used his/her member ID number or password, he/she should immediately notify the Company to take necessary precautions. However, the foregoing notice shall not be interpreted as the Company’s liability or obligation for compensation of any kind to members.
5. Use Behavior
All your use of this Service shall comply with relevant local or international laws and regulations; for all user behavior, you must bear all responsibility.
You agree not to use the Service for illegal purposes nor shall in an illegal manner, and shall abide by the relevant laws and regulations of Taiwan and the international practices of the Internet, as well as ensuring that you will not use the Service to engage in violations of others’ rights or illegal activities.
You Shall Observe the Following Restrictions When Using Our Membership Services:
a) Being harmful to other people's personality rights, trademark rights, copyrights and other intellectual property rights or other rights.
b) Use of words being contrary to public policy or to accepted principles of morality or other wrongdoings.
c) Extremist speech with strong political and religious symbolism.
d) Without the Company’s permission, you must not use this Service or other resources provided by this Website, including but not limited to graphic databases, software for writing web pages, etc., to engage in any business transaction, or solicit advertisers or sponsors.
e) Other content that violates the “Terms of Service” of this Website.
6. The Company's Exclusive Rights
All software or content contained in or linked to this Service, or content provided by our advertisers or partners, are protected by their copyright or other proprietary rights or laws.
When you transfer information to the Services provided by the Company, you agree that this information is fully open (everyone can access). You authorize and permit the Company to reproduce, modify, adapt or otherwise use all or part of the content and use it to make derivative works. The copyright of such derivative works belongs to the Company.
The ownership and management right of the advertising boards and event messages appearing on all web pages are owned by the Company, and users must not use all the information themselves unless they have obtained the Company's consent in advance.
The member agrees and authorizes this Website to provide the cooperation agency (third party) with the required member information to use within the scope of the agreement for the purpose of providing personalized services or related value-added services. If the member does not agree to be listed in the products or services thereof, he can notify this Website to remove his personal data from the list, and waive its shopping privileges or winning rights outside this Website.
In addition, for the purpose of providing marketing, market analysis, statistics or research, or for providing members with personalized services or value-added services, the member agrees that the Company or its strategic partners may record, save, and may use the information and the records retained or left on this website by members, and may make public or use statistical data without disclosing such information.
Regarding the personal data registered by members, the members agree that this Website may collect, process, save, transfer and use such data within a necessary scope to provide users with other information or services, or to create membership statistics, or to conduct online behavior investigation or marketing research.
7. Termination of Authorization
This Website has the right to stop and interrupt the provision of this Service when the following situations occur:
a) When replacing, upgrading, maintaining or constructing software or hardware equipment related to this Service.
b) In the event of sudden and unexpected failure of electronic communication equipment.
c) When natural disasters or other force majeure factors render this Website unable to provide services.
The Company is not responsible for any property or non-property damage directly, indirectly, or derivatively caused by the user when he uses this Service.
Users should back up the uploaded text, pictures and other information by themselves; the Company is not responsible for the loss or damage of all or part of the content for any reason.
The Company does not assume any responsibility for the use of or the results of using the Service, nor does it guarantee that the software related to the Service is free of defects, or will be modified.
All the remarks, opinions or actions you make on this Website only represent you personally in stead of representing the position of the Company, and the Company does not take any responsibility. The Company does not guarantee the correctness of the user's claimed identity.
The Company shall not be liable to you or anyone for any intimidation, defamation, obscenity or all other illegal acts involved in or through the Service.
For any goods or services that you purchase or obtain through this Service, or that are published, sold, or delivered through our sponsors or advertisers, you shall bear your own risk or negotiate with the goods or service providers for compensation according to law. It has nothing to do with the Company, and the Company does not take any responsibility.
9. Right of Modification
When you start using this Service, you have fully read, understood and agreed to accept the content of these terms. The Company has the right to modify and change the content of these terms from time to time without notifying members individually. It is advised that you regularly check these terms of service. If you continue to use the Service after the amendments and changes hereto, you are deemed to have read, understood and agreed to accept the amendments as well as changes to these terms.
The Company has the right to temporarily or permanently modify or discontinue the provision of the Service to you, and you must not claim any compensation for that.
10. Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
The software, programs and all content on the website, including but not limited to works, pictures, files, information, material, website structure and web design are owned by this Website or other rights holders in accordance with their intellectual property rights, including but not limited to trademark rights, patent rights, copyrights, trade secrets, proprietary technologies, etc.
No one is allowed to arbitrarily carry out the use, modification, reproduction, publicly broadcasting, adaptation, distribution, publish, publicly releasing, performing restoration engineering, de-compilation or reverse assembly. If you desire to quote or reprint the foregoing software, programs or website content, you must obtain the prior written consent from this Website or other rights holders according to law. In the event of a violation, you shall be liable for damages (including but not limited to litigation costs and attorney’s fee) to this Website or other rights holders.
11. Other Regulations
All disputes arising from the use of this Service shall be handled by Taiwan Taichung District Court as the court of first instance.
If the Company is investigated or prosecuted by a third party or administrative agency due to any behavior of your use of the Service, the Company has the right to ask you for damages, including but not limited to litigation costs, attorney’s fee, loss of goodwill, etc.
For the maintenance of software and hardware that can be foreseen and may cause the system to be interrupted or suspended, the Company will inform members in an appropriate way before the situation occurs.
12. Termination of Membership and Obligation of Notification:
The Company has the right to change the content of various services or to terminate the service of member accounts.
If deciding to terminate the membership of the Company, the member may notify the Company directly by email or cancel the membership by the mechanism provided by the Company, and the Company will cancel your membership data as soon as we can.
The member has the obligation to notify the Company of the cancellation of the membership, and since the termination of the membership (based on the date of the Company's email), all the benefits and rights provided by the Service shall be cancelled.
In order to avoid the loss of the entitlement of members due to malicious events, when the member informs the Company of membership termination, the Company will confirm the termination by email before the cancellation of membership.