Terms and Conditions
Welcome to Eastasy! Before you enjoy our services, please read carefully the below terms and conditions in order to understand how Eastasy is designed to provide useful information and other related goods and services for you.
Users are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. By continuing to use any forms of services provided by Eastasy or posting any types of contents via Eastasy website, you agree to comply with these terms and conditions specified below.
Section 1 - Terminology
This is an Agreement between you (hereinafter referred to as the "User" or “you”) and Tempting East Co., Ltd (hereinafter referred to as "Eastasy") regarding the use of the services offered by Eastasy ("Service"). By accessing 1) the main Eastasy site (www.eastasy.com) and any of its sub-pages (“Website") 2) the email publications sent by Eastasy to our users, and 3) continuing to use our Website or services, you become a "user" and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement (the "Terms and Conditions"). When we say "Community" we mean all of the places on www.eastasy.com and its sub-pages where users hang out and contribute. When we say "Contents”, we mean all information including external links and contents which users utilize with the services or upload to the Website, including, but not limited to, all text, photographs, graphics, video and audio contents. If you do not agree to the terms, please do not use our Website or Service.
Section 2 - Eastasy reserves the right to change and modify this Terms and Conditions, in whole or part, at any time in our sole discretion: When any modifications or changes are made on this Terms and Conditions, Eastasy will make a new copy of the Terms and Conditions available at www.eastasy.com and will post a notification on our Website 7 days prior to the new effective date. Unless otherwise actively notified from you via e-mail within 7 business days from the effective date, Eastasy will consider you have concurred to the modified Terms and Conditions. By continuing to use our Service, you agree to abide by such modifications and changes. You may request for cancellation of your Eastasy account if you do not agree with such modifications and changes. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features or functionality that augment or enhance our Service or our Website shall be subject to this Terms and Conditions. More recent modifications take precedence over the older version, and the most current version of this Terms and Conditions can be viewed at any time at www.eastasy.com.
Section 3 - Eastasy may modify or change any features of our Service or Website: Eastasy reserves the right to, in our sole discretion, modify any features of our Service or Website, in whole or part, at any time with or without notice. By continuing to use our Service, you agree to abide by such changes.
Section 4 - Additional Terms: Our Website contains other agreements including subscriptions, posted rules and guidelines, policies, or other agreements outside of this Terms and Condition by reference (''Additional Terms''). By agreeing this Terms and Conditions, you agree to abide by the Additional Terms that may apply to any service on our Website. In the event that the terms contained in this agreement and the Additional Terms conflict, the Additional Terms take precedence concerning the associated service.
Section 5 - Eastasy may terminate, discontinue or suspend Service for your use
(a) Eastasy may, in its sole discretion, temporarily or permanently modify, discontinue or terminate our Service or Website, in whole or part, at any time without knowledge of you. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, Eastasy shall not be liable to you or any third parties for such modifications, discontinuity or termination of the Website.
(b) Eastasy reserves the right to revoke, suspend, terminate your account or use of Website in its sole discretion in case of the below.
(b-1) You violate the Terms and Conditions or law of any countries.
(b-2) You commit an action of libel against one's reputation, slander another, or violate any rights of others, including but not limited to any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
(b-3) You disrupt or have a negative impact on normal operation of our Service and Website.
(b-4) You upload, post, reproduce, distribute, display or transmit any harmful contents or information, including, without limitation, obscene or unlawful information and contents.
(b-5) You provide any false representations or information on your registration at our Website.
(b-6) You utilize a user account, our Website, or our system for the purposes of leaking personal information of any parties, spreading malicious software, or committing any actions that may result in social or moral disorder on our Website including DDoS or any types of frauds.
Section 6 - Eastasy owns all rights in regard to our Website and Contents within our Website, and users grant certain rights to Eastasy when users provide, upload, submit, or post Contents to Eastasy.
(a) In accordance with copyright law of South Korea and other countries, all Contents contained on our Website, including, but not limited to, all text, photographs, graphics, video and audio contents are protected by copyright as a collective work or compilation, and Eastasy, on the basis of the right of licensor and licensee under relevant contracts, agreements and arrangements, owns all rights therein. All individual articles, Contents and any other elements in our Service and Website are also copyrighted, and Eastasy also reserves all rights therein. Users must abide by any copyright related rules and guidelines, policies, terms in this agreement or any other agreements contained in our Website.
(b) By submitting, posting, publishing or distributing Contents on, to or through our Website, you grant Eastasy a world-wide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, non-exclusive right (including any moral rights) and fully sub-licensable right and license to use, store, license, sub-license, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, generate revenue, reproduce, edit, redistribute, perform and display (in whole or part), translate and incorporate it in other works of any forms, media, or technology not known or later developed.
(c) Eastasy is not responsible for any Contents or materials of any forms you submit or contribute to Eastasy, and any consequence incurred as a result of such materials or Contents. You warrant any Contents that you submit, post or publish on our Website are that you either own or have a world-wide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, non-exclusive right (including moral rights) to use, license, sub-license, modify, create derivative work from, distribute, generate revenue, reproduce, edit, redistribute, perform and display (in whole or part), translate and incorporate it in other works of any form, media, or technology not known or later developed.
Section 7 - Eastasy believes expertise and integrity of users and user communities and encourages users and user communities to contribute and participate actively to produce, distribute, post, publish or transmit Contents that are creative, distinctive, accurate, honest and insightful. By using our Service and Website, you agree with the following terms.
(a) You agree not to use our Website to upload, post, reproduce, distribute, display or transmit any information and Contents: (a-1) that are unlawful, defamatory, libelous, pornographic, hateful, abusive, tortuous, harmful, absence, threatening, vulgar, racially or ethnically offensive, encouraging or leading to any criminal conducts, or in violation of any law, regulation or restrictions set forth by any third party; (a-2) that are in violation of any third-party right, including, but not limited to, any copyright, patent, trade secret, trademark, privacy right, publicity right or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights; (a-3) for the purpose of advertisements or solicitations of business.
(b) You agree not to use our Website and Service to: (b-1) upload, transmit, post, publish, email, distribute any materials containing software virus, worms, Trojan horses, time bombs, or any other computer codes or files designed to damage or limit a computer system or data; (b-2) send any types of emails or messages to promote or advertise business, commercial or non-commercial, including, but not limited to, junk mail, spam, and chain letter; (b-3) collect or gather any types of information or data of other users unless they agree to; (b-4) interrupt or disrupt our servers or networks connected to our Website; (b-5) to gain illegitimate or unauthorized access to our Website through hacking, password mining or any other means.
(c) You acknowledge that Eastasy is not responsible for any Contents or materials of any forms you submit or contribute to Eastasy, and any consequences incurred as a result of such materials and contents.
(d) Eastasy reserves all rights (but not the obligation) to, in its sole discretion, review and use any Service in our Website. Eastasy reserves all rights, in its sole discretion, to modify or delete any Contents in our Service and Website at any time without notice to users.
(e) If you believe that your intellectual property rights have been infringed upon, please email Eastasy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Section 8 - Use of Contents can be restricted
(a) Unless explicitly allowed and notified, you or any third parties cannot copy, reproduce, distribute, redistribute, upload, edit, or collect (for commercial use or purposes) the whole or any parts, or a derivative of our Website or Contents contained unless you have copyrights on such contents to do so. For the most, you cannot use any parts of Contents on our Website for any commercial use or purposes outside of our Service and Website without knowledge and agreement of Eastasy.
(b) Users and any third parties are forbidden to infringe upon any of rights Eastasy reserves in this Terms and Conditions and are not permitted to use our Contents in a manner to which Eastasy does not agree.
Section 9 - Eastasy does not take sides with certain point of view suggested by content providers within Contents: Statements and representations included in Contents are entirely users' or third parties' own intention, not of Eastasy. It is users’ or such third parties’ responsibility for the accuracy, the integrity, the completeness, the appropriateness or legitimacy of their shared Contents, and Eastasy is not obliged to monitor or make any positions on possible issues derived from their Contents. In addition, Eastasy assumes no responsibility which may result from the Contents including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, libel, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy or publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud, or misrepresentation. Eastasy does not undertake or assume any duty to monitor Contents including aforementioned issues. However, in the event of infringement of rights of others including the debasement of another's reputation and the violation of intellectual property, be it intended or not, on our Website or related services, parties reasonably claiming for such rights on the basis of relevant laws and regulations may request for deletion of the related contents, discontinuity of uploading the related contents, or termination of user accounts. In such cases, Eastasy may review and take proper steps at any time in its sole discretion.
Section 10 - You shall be responsible for any harms caused: 1) by your breach of the Terms and Conditions; 2) by you or your representations and warranties; 3) by your use or misuse of our Website and the Contents: You hereby agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Eastasy and its affiliates, and their respective members, directors, officers, managers, employees, shareholders, distributors, agents, licensors, business partners, third-party suppliers and providers from and against any damages, losses, liabilities, penalties, settlements and expenses including costs and reasonable attorneys' fees in connection to any harms caused: 1) by your breach of the Terms and Conditions; 2) by you or your representations and warranties; 3) by your any use or misuse of our Website and the Contents. Eastasy reserves the right to take over the exclusive defense of any claim for which Eastasy is entitled to indemnification under this Section. In such event, you shall provide Eastasy with such cooperation as is reasonably requested by Eastasy.
Section 11 - You Use Our Service Subject to Certain Disclaimers: OUR SERVICE IS AVAILABLE “AS IS.” EASTASY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT OUR SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS AND INACCURACIES IN THE NEWS, INFORMATION OR OTHER MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR SERVICE. EASTASY DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO OUR SERVICE OR ANY INFORMATION OR GOODS THAT ARE AVAILABLE OR ADVERTISED OR SOLD THROUGH OUR SERVICE. EASTASY DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, NOR DOES EASTASY ENDORSES THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION, STATEMENT OR OTHER MATERIAL OR DATABASE DISPLAYED, UPLOADED OR DISTRIBUTED IN OUR SERVICE OR AVAILABLE THOUGH LINKS IN OUR SERVICE OR WEBSITE. EASTASY RESERVES THE RIGHT (BUT ARE NOT OBLIGATED) TO CORRECT ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN OUR SERVICE.
ALTHOUGH EASTASY INTENDS TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO OUR SERVICE OR WEBSITE, EASTASY DOES NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT OUR SERVICE OR MATERIALS THAT MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM OUR SERVICE OR WEBSITE DO NOT CONTAIN SUCH DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. EASTASY IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR HARM ATTRIBUTABLE TO SUCH FEATURES. IF YOU RELY ON OUR SERVICE AND ANY MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR SERVICE, YOU DO SO SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
OUR SERVICE OR WEBSITE MAY CONTAIN VARIOUS COMBINATIONS OF TEXT, IMAGES, AUDIOVISUAL PRODUCTIONS, OPINIONS, STATEMENTS, FACTS, ARTICLES, MARKET DATA, STOCK QUOTES OR OTHER INFORMATION CREATED BY EASTASY OR BY THIRD-PARTIES. DUE TO THE NUMBER OF SOURCES FROM WHICH CONTENT IN OUR SERVICE IS OBTAINED, AND THE INHERENT HAZARDS OF ELECTRONIC DISTRIBUTION, THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN SUCH CONTENT. ACCORDINGLY, SUCH CONTENT, INCLUDING THE MARKET DATA, IS FOR YOUR REFERENCE ONLY AND SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON BY YOU FOR ANY PURPOSE. SUCH CONTENT IS NOT INTENDED FOR THE PURPOSE OF TAX OR INVESTMENT ADVICE AND IT DOES NOT ADVOCATE THE PURCHASE OR SALE OF ANY SECURITY OR INVESTMENT. INFORMATION CREATED BY THIRD PARTIES THAT YOU MAY ACCESS ON THE SERVICE OR THROUGH LINKS IS NOT ADOPTED OR ENDORSED BY EASTASY AND REMAINS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF SUCH THIRD PARTIES.
Section 12 - Our Website may contain links to third-party websites: Eastasy assumes no responsibility which may arise from any contents and the accuracy or quality of the contents, advertisements, products or other materials on or available from any links contained in our Websites. Eastasy has no control over each link, and you acknowledge and agree that Eastasy is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damages or losses caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on, any such contents, goods, or services available on or through any external links, plug-ins, or third-party websites contained in our Website.
Section 13 - Eastasy may disclose certain information in case of following: Eastasy may disclose certain information in response to a subpoena, warrant, court order, levy, attachment, order of a court-appointed receiver or other comparable legal process, including subpoenas from private parties in a civil action. In the event of such legal demands, Eastasy may be obliged to disclose the information without the prior consent of the User. By using our Website, you concur to provide personal information including, but not limited to, IP address, email address, Eastasy account ID, real name, IP location, or other required information in response to legal demands.
Section 14 - Limitations of Eastasy's responsibility for Users: Eastasy and its affiliates, and their respective members, directors, officers, managers, employees, shareholders, agents and licensors are not legally liable for incidental, indirect, consequential, special, punitive, or exemplary damages of any kind, including, without limitation, lost revenues or profits, the loss of business or data (in any way related to Eastasy's Service), the loss or injury based on errors, omissions, interruptions or other inaccuracies in this Service (including, without limitation, as a result of breach of any warranty or other terms of this agreement). Any claims against us shall be limited to the amount you paid, if any, for use of our Service and Website.
Section 15 - Eastasy assumes no responsibility for the storage of Contents and its security: Eastasy assumes no responsibility for either the storage or deletion of user-created Contents. Though Eastasy intends to take reasonable steps to protect users’ Contents, such risks related to your Contents cannot be completely prevented.
Section 16 - Eastasy may send newsletters which include promotional messages: Eastasy may send email notifications and messages on new updates of our Website, any events related to your activities or promotions and advertisements. Eastasy does not make representation or warranty to products and services you might purchase or acquire from the third parties or Contents of such emails.
Section 17 - Eastasy provides credit to users to reward and encourage their contributions and participations, and to contribute to the society through donations.
(a) Eastasy may, in its sole discretion, provide credit to users for their contributions, and reserves the right to operate the credit program, in its sole discretion.
(b) Eastasy may change the credit program from time to time, in its sole discretion. More details on the credit program are contained in Writer’s Guideline.
(c) Eastasy may forfeit credits or cash held in Users’ accounts, in part or whole, that are earned or acquired with unjust or undeserved purposes or through any illegal means or any means that this Terms and Conditions or Additional Terms do not authorize.
(d) When your account is closed, either by your own will or by Eastasy in accordance with Section 5 of this Terms and Conditions, you may lose all the credits and cash held in your account automatically and immediately, and the credits or cash lost due to the closure of the account may not be restored in any cases.
(e) Credits or cash earned through our Website shall be strictly used for your own and, in no event, be sold, exchanged or transferred, in neither whole nor part.
Section 18 - Any dispute between Eastasy and you will be governed by South Korean Law: The Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the law of South Korea applicable to agreements made and to be performed therein without regard to the conflict of laws principles. BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. The captions to each section of this Terms and Conditions are for convenience of reference only and shall be ignored in the construction or interpretation hereof.