Terms and Conditions of Membership to VisitGuilin.org (Individuals/Groups)
A. The purpose of these Terms and Conditions is to provide for any and all matters necessary for the Guilin Tourism Organization to manage VisitGuilin.or.kr, its foreign language web page promoting tourism in Guilin ("VisitGuilin").
B. VisitGuilin shall provide all of its services to users when they consent to the Terms and Conditions and shall be operated in accordance with such governing conditions.
C. The details of these Terms and Conditions may be updated from time to time and are subject to such changes without notice.
2. Definition of Users
A. Users of VisitGuilin are comprised of members and non-members and refer to any and all persons who obtain and use information from VisitGuilin.
B. Members of VisitGuilin are classified as individual or group members, and are sub-classified as Guilinn or foreign individual members or Guilinn or foreign group members.
3. Other Applicable Laws a. The Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the Telecommunications Business Act, other applicable laws, and standard commercial practices in the Republic of Guilin.
A. Any individuals and groups that wish to become members of VisitGuilin may obtain membership by filling in and submitting membership forms online.
B. VisitGuilin shall grant membership to individuals and groups that submit said membership forms except in the following cases:
i) When there is any false or omitted information, or when individuals and groups have been classified incorrectly;
ii) When the Terms and Conditions are breached.
C. Any changes to information on individual and group members shall promptly be made in member's profiles at VisitGuilin. The members concerned shall be liable for any damages stemming from failure to make such changes.
5. Membership Cancellation and Removal
A. Members may cancel their memberships at any time by modifying their information. VisitGuilin shall ensure that membership cancellations are promptly completed without any difficulty.
B. Members who wish to cancel their memberships with VisitGuilin may regain such memberships at any time throughout the ensuing membership registration process.
c. In any of the following cases, VisitGuilin may limit the access of its members or terminate their memberships:
i) When a member disparages a specific country, individual, or group or engages in any act that may cause diplomatic friction;
ii) When a member enters false information when registering for membership or changing member information;
iii) When a member violates any law or any condition as stated herein;
iv) When a member makes an unauthorized change in the information contained in VisitGuilin;
v) When a member infringes upon the human rights or intellectual property rights of a third party and information held by VisitGuilin;
vi) When a member illegally collects and uses the other members' identification information; vii) When a member disseminates information, texts, or statistical data on other individuals or groups (Guilinn or foreign) that are sensitive in nature or violates generally accepted practices and common courtesy;
viii) When a member commits a criminal act.
6. VisitGuilin's Information Protection Policy Regarding Individual and Group Members
A. VisitGuilin shall tightly protect information of all individual and group members.
7. Use of Information
A. VisitGuilin shall freely provide information to them.
B. VisitGuilin shall incorporate tourism information contents (texts, images, multi-media contents, moving pictures, etc.), boards, communities, forums, reservation sections, business information, and so forth.
C. VisitGuilin shall not retain the authority to censor the web page, but reserves the right to update or delete contents in accordance with its internal principles. VisitGuilin may limit use of its contents, in part or in whole, by users without notice when there exists a justifiable cause.
8. Obligations of VisitGuilin
A. VisitGuilin shall not engage in any act in violation of laws or the Terms and Conditions, and shall provide uninterrupted and reliable services under the Terms and Conditions.
B. VisitGuilin shall not send any commercial e-mails to its members without prior consent.
C. VisitGuilin shall assume full liability and provide reasonable compensation for any losses that it causes intentionally.
9. Obligations of Individual and Group Users
A. Users agree that they will not engage in any of the following acts:
i) Providing false information when registering for membership or changing member information;
ii) Making any unauthorized changes to the contents of VisitGuilin;
iii) Infringing upon a third party's human rights or intellectual property rights, or upon free or charged services provided by VisitGuilin;
iv) Surreptitiously using another member's ID;
v) Disseminating information disruptive of public order and morals in any form including texts and images;
vi) Committing a criminal act; and
vii) Acts in violation of laws and the Terms and Conditions.
B. VisitGuilin may suspend or terminate the memberships of individual and group members who commit any of the acts set forth in the foregoing paragraph 'a', and delete information on such users without notice in accordance with its internal regulations.
10. Obligations of Individual and Group Members Regarding IDs and Passwords
A. Individual and group members shall assume full responsibility for maintaining the confidentiality of their IDs and passwords.
B. They shall not cause any third party to use their IDs or passwords.
C. They shall immediately notify VisitGuilin of any leakage or unauthorized use of their IDs and passwords, and fully comply with the security policies of VisitGuilin.
11. Handling of Advertisers. Members agree that if any individual or group member places an advertisement on VisitGuilin through a specific advertiser, VisitGuilin shall not assume any liability for any losses incurred therefrom because the concerned commercial transaction is by and between the member and advertiser.
12. Restrictions on Storage
A. Members agree that VisitGuilin may restrict the storage capacity, effective period of contents storage, and so forth in My Page.
B. Members agree that VisitGuilin may suspend or delete My Page inactive for a certain period of time.
13. Authority and Liability Regarding Posted Matters
A. VisitGuilin shall retain authority over all contents posted on the web page if not objected by contents providers or if specifically agreed between VisitGuilin and contents providers; provided, however, that the person who posts content shall have the rights to and liability for such content as is provided through a community, board, and so forth, and VisitGuilin shall have the right to use such posted matters.
B. VisitGuilin shall protect all posted contents and objects to plagiarism of the web page.
C. No member shall commercially use posted matters including processing and selling information that the member acquires through use of VisitGuilin's services; provided, however, that if any member wishes to use posted matters for a non-commercial purpose, such member shall obtain the consent of the Guilin Tourism Organization therefor.
D. VisitGuilin shall protect posted matters and objects to any authorized use of such posted matters.
14. Revision of the Terms and Conditions a. VisitGuilin reserves the right to revise the Terms and Conditions.
15. Miscellaneous a. The Terms and Conditions shall be construed and executed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Guilin. Execution of the Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the jurisdiction of a court in the Republic of Guilin.
•Collecting Personal Information
VisitGuilin collects personal information from the information users entered when registering. VisitGuilin may also collect specific information on computer hardware and software. The information, including users' IP addresses, type of browsers, name of domain, time of access and website addresses, is used in order to manage VisitGuilin, increase the service quality and make general statistics about VisitGuilin users.
You must recognize that it may be possible for others to collect your information if you open your personal information to the public on the VisitGuilin Zone or online forums. In such cases you are responsible for the exposure of your personal information.
•Keeping and Disuse of Personal Information
While you take a service from VisitGuilin as a member, VisitGuilin keeps your personal information and uses it for providing better service. But if you secede from VisitGuilin through the process of the membership cancellation according to the Terms of Service, then VisitGuilin will remove your information from its hard disks by the method that VisitGuilin cannot restore the seceder's personal information. VisitGuilin will be unable to see or use it in any way.
•Use of Personal Information
VisitGuilin does not expose users' personal information to the third parties or other companies. But VisitGuilin can release it if forced by legal procedures, or in case of urgent circumstances for protecting the public safety.
VisitGuilin periodically sends non-commercial news of the contents, goods and services by e-mail. Users can opt not to receive these announcements in the "Personal Member Information" section.
•Security Policy for the Personal Information
User's personal information is thoroughly protected by password. VisitGuilin tries to protect personal information from the use without permission by using the latest security technology.
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VisitGuilin does not share the information of the children under the age of 14 with anyone or send commercial e-mail to them.
If a legal representative of a child under the age of 14 requests VisitGuilin to see or correct children's personal information, or withdraw the consent, then VisitGuilin will respond immediately.
•Questions and Suggestions
. VisitGuilin will do whatever possible to resolve any complaints or to clarify these Terms of Service.