Terms of Service
This page states the terms of service (the “Terms of Service”) under which you may use IDSHK.ORG (the “Web Site”) of INDUSTRIAL DESIGNERS SOCIETY of HONG KONG (the “Company”). The Company provides its services to you, subject to the following Terms of Service. The Company may in its sole discretion revise these Term of Service by updating this posting at any time without notice to you, and you are advised to visit this page periodically to review the Terms of Service.
- Use of Materials
The contents of the Website, such as text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, links, HTML code, trademarks, software and other material (collectively, the “Materials”) and the compilation (i.e., the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all Materials on this Website are protected under copyright, trademark and other laws applicable. All Materials and compilation thereof is the exclusive property of the Company or its content suppliers or clients. Unauthorized use of any of the Materials may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws applicable. You may not sell or modify the Materials or copy, reproduce, republish, upload, download, post, transmit, store in a retrieval system, display, publicly perform, distribute in any way, or otherwise use the Materials in any way without the Company’s prior written consent and for any public or commercial purpose.
The works posted on this Website have been submitted to us by third parties, including the viewers of this Website. They have informed us that the works are created by themselves. The Company is not in a position to verify this and cannot therefore make any warranties, express or implied, with respect to the works as to their completeness, merchantability, fitness for purposes, non-infringement of intellectual property rights, or that they are free of viruses. The Company shall not be liable to any person for any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly from or in connection with the works posted on this web site. INDUSTRIAL DESIGNERS SOCIETY of HONG KONG shall in its sole discretion take any action.
- Copyright Complaints
The Company respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, email to us at info@IDSHK.ORG
- Use of Site
This site or any of its portion may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose that is not expressly permitted by the Company. The Company reserves the right to refuse service and/or terminate accounts in its discretion, including, without limitation, if the Company believes that customer violates applicable law or is harmful to the interests of the Company.
- Your Registration Obligations
In consideration of your in using of this Website, you agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself or your company as prompted by the registration form (such information being the “Registration Data”) and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or the Company has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, the Company has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse your current or future use of its services (or any portion thereof).
- Member Account, Password and Security
You will receive a password and account designation upon completing the registration. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify IDSHK.ORG of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. The Company cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.
The Materials may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. The Company disclaims all implied and/or express warranties and makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the Website or the Materials. The Company takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for the contents of the Website or for anything posted on or linked to it, including without limitation, any mistake, error, omission, infringement, defamation, falsehood, or other material or omission that might offend or otherwise give rise to any claim or complaint. The use of the Website and the Materials are at your own risk. Changes are periodically made to the Website and may be made at any time and you are advised to review the Materials from time to time.
This website is provided by the Company on an “as is” basis. The Company will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this Website, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive and consequential damages.
You agree to indemnify and hold the Company, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim, proceedings, damages, injuries, liabilities, losses, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and disbursements) or arising out of the contents you submit, post to or transmit through the Service, your use of the Company’s services, your connection to the Website, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another.
If any one or more of these Terms of Service, or their application in any circumstance, is held invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect for any reason, the validity, legality and enforceability of that term or condition in any other respect and the remaining Terms of Service shall not in any way be impaired.
- Dealings with Advertisers
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Website, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that the Company shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Website.
- Governing Law
The Terms of Service shall be construed in accordance with, and this Agreement is governed by the laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, without regard to the Conflict of Laws provisions thereof. You agree that any claim you might have against the Company shall be bought before the courts of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.