The purpose of this provision is to explain the Terms and Conditions of service (herein “Service”) and all aspects related to it, including but not limited to rights and responsibilities, between Social News Company, Ltd (herein “Company”) located at 5th Floor DooBee Building, 11-3 Jeong-dong Jung-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea and our users.
Welcome, and thank you for your interest in WIKITREE. Unless otherwise noted on a particular site or service, these master terms apply all of the websites that Social News operates. These include: http://www.wikitree.co.kr, http://english.wikitree.me, http://francais.wikitree.me, http://espanol.wikitree.me, http://japanese.wikitree.me, http://indonesian.wikitree.me as well as the products, information, and services provided through the websites.
This Terms and Conditions are featured on the Company’s homepage(s). The Company reserves the right to alter the Terms and Conditions without prior notification when deemed necessary. The altered version will be displayed on the Company’s homepage for 15 days from the date of the alteration and will be enforceable from the date specified.
Items or issues not specified in the Terms and Conditions shall come under the rules guiding general international convention. The Company may affect additions or changes to individual services that it offers. Such additions or changes will take effect upon general disclosure as necessary. Unless for specific reasons such as for operational or technical problems, our Service will be continuous for 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, with the exception of when the Service has to be halted for system reviews, natural disasters, and other emergency situations, the Company will do its utmost to fix immediately any problem that contributes to the halting of Company’s Service.
All contents on the WIKITREE site(s) are regulated under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license. As such, at the point the material is posted, the content creator becomes WIKITREE and the material itself becomes sharable among our users who can help edit and revise the originator’s version. You are free to share, copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format. The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the licence terms, which are as follows: Attribution: You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the licence, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. Non-commercial: You may not use our material for commercial purposes. No derivatives: If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you may not distribute the modified material. No additional restrictions: You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits. We are a Social News Service provider, opinions and other statements expressed by users and third-parties are theirs alone, not opinions of WIKITREE. Content created by third-parties and its accuracy and completeness are not endorsed or guaranteed. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and share our content, WIKITREE is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to the content.
Subject to the statutory guarantees, we don’t warrant that our site will be uninterrupted or error-free. There may be delays, omissions, interruptions and inaccuracies in the news, information or other information available through our site. We do not make any representations nor do we endorse the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or reliability of any opinion, statement, material or database displayed, uploaded or distributed on our site or available through links on our site. We reserve the right to correct any error or omission on our site, although we intend to take reasonable steps to prevent it. Our site, may contain various combinations of text, images, audio-visual products, opinions, statements, facts, articles and other information created by us or by third-parties. Due to the number of sources from which content on our site is obtained, there may be delays or omissions or inaccuracies in such content.
Whoever wishes to share the Company’s content must guard against infringing on third party’s copyright or causing libel or slander, remembering that he/she is solely responsible for posted materials. The copyright to the name and logo of the Company’s Service resides solely with Social News Company, Ltd. You are solely responsible for all civil and criminal damage that the company or any third party suffers to its intellectual property rights in relation to the Member’s posted or created material on the Company’s site.
In regards to the Company’s offering of free-to-use service, the Company cannot be held liable for any damages unless the Company grossly and willfully causes such results. For paid-for-services which the Company provides, the conditions will be separately specified.
The Company cannot be held liable for issues or problems as a result of discontinuation of Company’s services which may be caused by natural disasters and other emergency measures. The Company does not guarantee nor vouch for the validity, accuracy, timeliness or reliability about the information, products, services, software, graphic or audio/visual materials portrayed or featured on the Company’s site. The Company does not guarantee the validity, accuracy, timeliness, or reliability of third-party posted material/comments.
The Company will address concerns or complaints through the “Contact Us” form found on our homepage(s).
All disputes arising from use of the Company’s service will remain within the legal purview of the district court where the Company maintains its domicile.
Effective Date: April 1st, 2018