Terms & Conditions
Chapter 1 General Provisions
Article 1 (Purpose)
Article 2 (Declaration and Revision of Agreement)
This site posts details of this agreement, address, administrator's name, name of staff in charge of personal information protection and contact information (telephone, fax, email address etc.) on the initial service screen (front) for enabling users to know such information.2.
This site may revise this agreement within the scope not violating relevant laws and regulations such as the Act on the Regulations of Agreement, the Framework Act on Electronic Commerce, the Digital Signature Act, the Law regarding the Promotion of Information and Communication Network Use and Protection of Information, the Door to Door Selling Act, the Consumer Protection Act etc.3.
In case of revising this agreement, this site specifies and announces date of application and reason for revision on the initial screen of this site together with current agreement from 7 days before application to the day before application.4.
This site will provide you with its service on condition of your agreement with contents of this agreement, and in case you agree with contents of this agreement, this agreement will be applied preferentially to this site's provision of service and your use of service.5.
Agreement with this agreement means your confirmation of changes in this agreement by visiting web on a periodic basis. This site holds no responsibility for the damage of user that occur due to user's ignorance of changed agreement.6.
In case of not agreeing with changed agreement, member may ask for withdrawal (cancellation) of membership, and in case of using service continuously without expressing intention of refusal 7 days after the enforcement date of changed agreement, it is regarded as agreement with changes of agreement.7.
Matters not stipulated in this agreement follow the regulations of the Framework Act on Telecommunications, the Telecommunications Business Act, Deliberation Regulations of Korea Internet Safety Commission, the Ethics Code of Telecommunications, the Computer Programs Protection Act and other relevant laws and regulations.
Article 3 (Definition of Terms)
Definitions of terms used in this agreement are as follows.
User: Person who receives service provided in this site in accordance with this agreement2.
Use contract: A contract between this site and user related to use of service3.
Join: An act of completing service use contract by entering information in the application form provided by this site and agreeing with this agreement4.
Member: As a person who registered as a member by providing personal information necessary for membership this site, a person who is allowed to use information and service of this site5.
User identification(ID): Combination of letters and numbers selected by user and granted by this site for identification of user and user's use of service6.
Password (PW): Combination of letters and numbers selected by the user for verification of user and protection of one's personal information7.
Withdrawal (Cancellation): An act that member terminates use contract8.
Terms not defined in this agreement are defined by the separate agreement and regulations for individual services.
Chapter 2 Formation and Cancellation of Use Contract
Article 4 (Formation of use contract)
Use contract is formed with user's consent for contents of this user agreement and use of this site.2.
To agree with this user agreement, user may express one's intention by pressing 'Agree' button of this site at the time of applying for use.
Article 5 (Membership and Withdrawal)
Membership is formed as an applicant completes joining by recording matters requested by a membership application form provided online by this site.2.
This site may cancel membership for each of the following cases.
When applying by using another person's identity2)
When specifying false information in the membership application form3)
When applying having an intention of hindering the stability, order or fine custom of society4)
When disturbing another's use of service of this site or appropriating another's information5)
When doing an act prohibited by the laws and regulations and this agreement using this site6)
In case requirements for membership decided by this site are incomplete
In case of each of the followings, this site may defer formation of use contract until the reason is resolved.
In case of lacking in the service-related capacity2)
In case there exists a technical obstacle
Services provided by this site are as follows, and this site may provide changed services by notifying users of the details of service to be changed.
All forms of services that this site develops autonomously or provides through consultation with other organizations
In case there are changes in registration, member shall inform this site of such changes immediately through correction of membership information etc.6.
In case you have no intention to receive service provided this site after joining as a member, you may withdraw (cancel) your membership at anytime.
Article 6 (Grant and Change of User ID etc.)
This site grants user ID to the customer in accordance with terms and conditions of this agreement.2.
User ID is unchangeable, in principle, and in case user wants to change one’s ID for unavoidable circumstances, the user needs to cancel the ID and rejoin. (need to be confirmed)3.
In each of the following cases, user ID may be changed upon customer or company’s request.
In case there is a concern about invasion of privacy as telephone number or national ID number is registered as user ID2)
In case user ID is repellent to the others or harms public morals3)
Other rational reasons
User is responsible for management of user ID and password. User is liable for damage in service that occur due to careless management of ID and password, or illegal use by a third party, and this site holds no responsibility for the aforementioned.5.
Matters on the management and change of user’s personal information follows terms and conditions of this site.
Article 7 (Consent for Use of Membership Information)
Personal information protection policy of this site is applied to your personal information.2.
Information for joining this site is collected, used and protected as follows.
Collection of personal information: This site collects your information through the information you provide at the time of joining this site.2)
Use of personal information: Regarding provision of service, this site does not leak or distribute your personal information to a third party without your consent. However, the foregoing is not applicable in case of national agency’s request in accordance with regulations of the laws such as the Framework Act on Telecommunications, or for the purpose of investigation of crimes, request by the Korea Internet Safety Commission and request in accordance with procedures decided by the relevant laws and regulations, or in case you disclosed your personal information you provided to this site.3)
Management of personal information: For protection and management of personal information, you may correct/delete your personal information on a frequent basis at the ‘Management of Personal Information’ at this site. Of the information you receive, tou are also allowed to change/adjust information that are considered unnecessary.4)
Protection of personal information: You may read/correct/delete your personal information, and such information is being managed completely by your ID and password. Accordingly, you must not inform others of your ID and password, and make sure to log out and close the window of web browser at the end of task. (This is necessary for protection of your personal information when using a computer in public spaces such as internet cafe, library where you share computers with others.)
Your application to this site for use of service in accordance with this agreement is regarded as consent for collection and use of membership information specified in the application form.
Article 8 (Information Security of User)
From the moment you completed joining procedure of this site, you are fully responsible for maintenance of confidentiality of information you entered, and all the results that occur as a result of using ID and password.2.
You are responsible for management of ID and password, you must report to this site immediately if you discovered illegal use of your ID or password. You are fully responsible for all the matters that occur due to failure of report.3.
User shall log out exactly at every end of service in this site, and this site holds no responsibility for damage and loss that occur as a result of a third party’s illegal use of your information caused by failure of logout.
Article 9 (Hours of Service Use)
Without special business or technical obstacles of this site, hours of service is 24 hours a day and open year-round.2.
Of the hours of service use in the Clause 1, day or time decided by this site for the necessity of periodic inspection etc. is excluded.
Article 10 (Suspension of Service and Notice of Suspension)
In case contents of messages kept in this site or transmitted and other communication messages were not stored or transmitted or were deleted due to state of national emergency, blackout, disruption of service facility and force majeure other than the management scope of this site, and loss of communication data, this site holds no relevant responsibilities.2.
In case this site needs to suspend service temporarily for difficulties in normal provision of service, this site may suspend its service after notifying reasons, data and time of suspension 1 week before suspension of service on the homepage, and this site holds no responsibility for the result that occur as you failed to read the notice during the period of suspension. The period of advance notice may be reduced or omitted for unavoidable circumstances. In addition, this site holds no responsibility in case contents of messages kept in this site or transmitted and other communication messages were not stored or transmitted or were deleted and loss of communication data due to suspension of service.3.
In case of suspending service permanently, this site follows Clause 2. In such a case, however, the period of advance notice will be 1 month.4.
This site may correct, change and suspend its service temporarily after advance notice, and holds no responsibility toward you or a third party regarding the foregoing.5.
This site may suspend service without advance notice due to unavoidable reasons such as urgent system check, extension and replacement of installations etc., and may suspend current service completely for the reasons that this site considered appropriate such as replacement to a new service etc.6.
In case normal provision of service is considered unavailable due to state of national emergency, blackout, service failure or flood of service use, this site may limit or suspend part or the whole of service. In such cases, however, this site will notify users of the reason and period before and after suspension.7.
In case service is suspended due to the reasons that cannot be controlled by this site (disk failure, system down without system administrator’s intention or mistake), advance notice becomes unavailable, but this site does not notify suspension of system due to intention·mistake of others (PC communication provider, key telecommunications business operator etc.)8.
This site may devide its service into specific ranges and designate hours of use separately for each range. In such a case, however, this site will notify the details.9.
In case you violated contents of this agreement, this site may limit, suspend or cancel use contract discretionally without your consent. In such a case, this site may prohibit the user from accessing this site.
Article 11 (Provision of Information and Publication of Promotional Materials)
In operating service, this site may provide you with various information through the methods of publication in the homepage, sending e-mail or mail etc.2.
This site may publish promotional materials that are considered appropriate for service or beneficial for public interest.
Article 12 (Management·Operation of Posts in This Site)
You have the right on the contents of post you posted.2.
This site has a right to edit and move posted contents without advance notice, and may delete without advance notice for following cases.
In case of publishing a post violating service agreement of this site or considered commercial, illegal, obscene or vulgar2)
Contents that slander other members or a third party, or damage other’s reputation with slandering3)
Contents that disturb the public order and public morals4)
Contents that are acknowledged to be connected with criminal acts5)
Contents that infringe on copyright of a third party6)
In case of violating relevant laws and regulations
In case your posts violate others’ copyright, you have both civil and criminal responsibilities.
Article 13 (Restriction on Service Use)
In case contents of information you provided are identified as false or there is a rational reason for suspicion, this site may suspend part or all of your use of service, and holds no responsibility for disadvantages that occur due to the foregoing.2.
In case you violate contents of this agreement such as Article 15 (Duties of Members) etc., this site may limit or suspend use of service discretionally. In such a case, this site may restrict your access to this site.
Chapter 4 Duties and Responsibilities
Article 14 (Duties of This Site)
This site has duties not to act going counter to the matters prohibited by laws and this agreement or public morals, and shall take efforts for providing service on a continual and stable basis.2.
This site does not leak or distribute members’ personal information to the others without the member’s consent. However, the foregoing is not applicable in case of request from relevant national agencies in accordance with relevant laws and regulations such as laws and regulations related to telecommunications etc.3.
This site has duties not to act going counter to the matters prohibited by laws and this agreement or public morals, and shall take efforts for providing service on a continual and stable basis.4.
This site holds no responsibility for failure of service use caused by the reasons attributable to users.
Article 15 (Duties of Member)
Member shall enter accurate information required for joining this site. Member shall also maintain and renew previously-provided information, and shall not have a third party use one’s ID and password.2.
Members is prohibited from any kind of profit-seeking activity using service without prior consent of this site.3.
Member shall not use information obtained through use of service by way of copying, reproduction, modification, translation, publication or broadcasting or providing to a third party without prior consent of this site.4.
Regarding use of service in this site, member is prohibited from doing each of the followings.
An act of appropriating and using other member’s ID and password illegally2)
An act of transmitting, posting, publishing, e-mailing or transmitting of contents that are vulgar, obscene, threatening or may invade other’s privacy3)
An act of disguising the source of contents transmitted through service4)
An act of posting, publishing, e-mailing or transmitting of contents that cannot be used in accordance with laws and contract5
An act of posting, publishing, e-mailing or transmitting of contents violating other’s patent, trademark, copyright and other intellectual property rights6)
An act of posting, publishing, e-mailing or transmitting of advertising, promotional materials, spam mail, chain letter, recommendation of a pyramid organization without approval of this site7)
An act of collecting or saving another user’s personal information8)
An act aiming at a criminal act or other acts related to crimes9)
An act that harms well-conditioned custom and other social order10)
An act of damaging or insulting other’s reputation11)
An act of infringing on the rights such as other’s intellectual property rights etc.12)
Hacking or act that distributes computer virus etc.13)
An act of transmitting advertising information continuously against other’s will14)
Overall act that disrupt or may disrupt stable operation of service15)
Modification of information posted in this site16)
Other acts violating the Clause 1 of Article 53 of the Telecommunications Business Act and Article 16 (Seditious Communication) of the Enforcement Regulations of the same act
Chapter 5 Others
Article 16 (Ownership of This Site)
This site has ownership of intellectual property rights and other rights related to the service, software, image, mark, logo, design, service title, information and trademark necessary for provision of service.2.
Unless approved clearly by this site, you are prohibited from correction, rental, sale, distribution, production, transfer, re-licensing, establishment of security right, commercial use of the whole or part of each property stipulated in the previous clause, and shall not allow a third party to do so.
Article 17 (Prohibition of Transfer)
Article 18 (Compensation)
Article 19 (Exemption Clause)
Responsibility over provision of service is exempted in case this site is unable to provide its service due to natural disaster, war and force majeure equivalent to the aforementioned,2.
For damages that occurred due to key telecommunications business operator’s suspension or failure of normal provision of telecommunication service, this site is exempted from the responsibility.3.
This site is exempted from responsibility over damages that occurred due to unavoidable circumstances such as repair, replacement, periodical inspection or construction of service facility.4.
This site is exempted from responsibility over the damages that occurred by the errors of user’s computer or faithless input of member’s personal information and e-mail address.5.
This site is not obliged to assure or represent opinions or information displayed in this site, and does not approve, oppose or correct opinions expressed by the members or a third party. Under any circumstances, this site holds no responsibility for profits or damages that you obtained depending on the information contained in service.6.
This site holds no responsibility related to item transaction or monetary transaction between members or between members and a third party through the medium of this service, and does not assume responsibility related to the profits that members expect regarding use of service.7.
This site holds no responsibility for profits and loss you expect using service of this site or damages caused by the data obtained through the service, and is not responsible for reliability of information, data and fact that member publish in this service.8.
Of the damages that occurred to you regarding use of service, this site holds no responsibility for damages caused by your intention and mistake.9.
This site does not guarantee accuracy, completeness and quality of the contents of service provided by subscribers or other related organizations, not by this site. Therefore, this site holds no responsibility for loss or damage of all types you will have by using the contents. In addition, this site holds no responsibility to compensate for psychological damages users may have by other users while using service of this site.
Article 20 (Competent Court)