Terms and Conditions of Use
The term Localiiz.com (HK) Limited or “us” or “we” refers to the owner of Localiiz.com. We are a company incorporated in Hong Kong with registration number 1553324. The term “you” or”User” refers to the user or viewer of Localiiz.com. References to Localiiz.com.
References to Localiiz.com and/or the site includes any part of the site, including all pulsits, newsletters, other forms of communications, forums, email facilities and any other areas of the site, features or functionality as may be added or developed from time to time.
4. Age limit for using Localiiz.com
No one under the age of 16 is allowed to provide any personal information or receive our pulsits, newsletters or other communications. Minors between the ages of 16 and 17 must get the permission of their parent(s) or legal guardian(s) before receiving our pulsits, newsletters or other communications.
5. Personal and lawful use only
The access and use of Localiiz.com is solely for your personal, non-commercial use. You agree to access and use Localiiz.com only for lawful purposes and acknowledge that your failure to do so may subject you to civil and criminal liability. Any commercial or other unauthorized use, including but not limited to publication, re-transmission or distribution of any material included on Localiiz.com, and any other website owned, operated, licensed or controlled by us, such as text, graphics, logos, images, photographs, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations and software (the “Content”), except as permitted by the applicable laws and regulations or expressly permitted by us, is strictly prohibited.
6. Restrictions on Use
The Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted or transmitted in any way without our prior written consent, except that:
(i) You may download, print, distribute and use pages from Localiiz.com for your own informational, non-commercial purposes, but not for commercial use or general distribution.
(ii) Any copies of documents or pages from Localiiz.com must not alter the original site content and must include the Localiiz.com copyright notice: © 2014 Localiiz.com. All Rights Reserved.
(iii) You may link to Localiiz.com provided that the link does not falsely imply or suggest that we have endorsed or is affiliated with the linked site.
(iv) Users of the Site must not:
a. monitor, gather or copy any Content on Localiiz.com by using any robot, “bot,” spider, crawler, spyware, engine, device, software, extraction tool or any other automatic device, utility or manual process of any kind
b. frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark or other proprietary information (including, without limitation, any images, text or page layout); “¨
c. engage in any activities through or in connection with Localiiz.com that seek to attempt to harm minors or are unlawful, offensive, obscene, threatening, harassing, abusive or that violate any right of any third party;
d. attempt to circumvent the security systems of the Site;
e. attempt to gain unauthorized access to services, materials, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Localiiz.com server;
f. attempt to use Localiiz.com for any purposes other than those intended by us, as determined by us in our sole discretion;
g. upload or submit any data or information that contains viruses or any other computer code, corrupt files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality or disrupt any software, hardware, telecommunications, networks, servers or other equipment;
h. engage in any activity that interferes with a user’s access to Localiiz.com or the proper operation of Localiiz.com.
You also agree that, in using this Site, you will not impersonate any person or entity.
The Content and the functionality of Localiiz.com may be updated or changed at any time without prior notice. In addition, if we become aware that you are copying, modifying or distributing the Content of Localiiz.com other than for the permitted uses of the site, we reserve the right to revoke your right to these permitted uses.
7. Proprietary Information Consent
If you wish to use material contained on Localiiz.com other than for your individual review and individual educational purposes, and the copyright ownership of such material is held by a third party, then you must secure the permission of such third party in order to use such material. If you wish to download and use any information contained in Localiiz.com other than for your individual review and individual educational purposes, please send a request with your proposed use to firstname.lastname@example.org so that we may evaluate your proposed use of our Content.
If we approve your request to use our Content, you are granted permission to view, use, reproduce, copy and distribute documents within Localiiz.com for the sole purposes specified in your request form on the basis that you have agreed to all the terms below:
(i) not to modify the documents, publications or graphics;
(ii) not to quote materials out of context;
(iii) to retain and display the copyright notice of Localiiz.com on such Content.
We cannot guarantee that Localiiz.com or its content is error free and we makes no representation about the technical accuracy or functionality of Localiiz.com or that the Content is accurate, error free or up to date.
THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY LOCALIIZ.COM (HK) LIMITED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. LOCALIIZ.COM (HK) LIMITED DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION IN THIS SITE IS ACCURATE, RELIABLE, UP TO DATE OR CORRECT, THAT THIS SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION OR THAT THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE CONTENT MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND WE MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME. YOU, AND NOT WE, ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION IN THE EVENT OF ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT. LOCALIIZ.COM (HK) LIMITED MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT.
9. Limitation of Liability
Neither Localiiz.com (HK) Limited nor of our affiliates, directors, officers, employees, shareholders, partners, agents, sponsors, advertisers, promotional partners, licensors, parents, affiliates, successors or assigns nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering Localiiz.com is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, Localiiz.com or the operation of the Localiiz.com or failure of Localiiz.com to operate. In no event shall Localiiz.com (HK) Limited be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental, exemplary or consequential, damages or any damages whatsoever, even if we have been previously advised of the possibility of such damages, whether in an action in contract, negligence, or any other theory, arising out of or in connection with the use, inability to use or performance of the information, services, products and materials available from Localiiz.com. These limitations shall apply notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy. Your acceptance of this limitation of liability is an essential term of this agreement and the parties acknowledge that Localiiz.com (HK) Limited would not grant access to the Localiiz.com without your agreement to this term.
10. Intellectual Property
11. Third Party Trademarks
12. Site content and discretion of Localiiz.com (HK) Limited
Localiiz.com (HK) Limited has the right and option to approve, in its absolute discretion, the content of any information or material on the site (including, but not limited to, information, pictures, comments, logos, videos or links) that you or any other person on your behalf submits for inclusion on the site (including our forums). If we, in our absolute discretion, determine or consider that any of content or comments submitted for inclusion on any part of the site (i) does not meet our site content standards from time to time, or (ii) contains any false, misleading or inappropriate information or comments, or any illegal information or defamatory, harmful or hateful or threatening material, statement or comments, or any vulgar, abusive, obscene or pornographic items, material, statement or comments or (iii) infringes any copyrights, trademarks, privacy rights, moral rights, trade secrets, patents or any other rights or any person, we may remove or amend all and any of such content or comments, or remove, edit, move, close or restrict access to any thread, at any time as we in our sole discretion think fit. The inclusion of any content on the site does not signify, and shall not be deemed to signify, our approval or the waiver of any of our rights to object to any content at any time.
You agree that we may use all or any of the content, information or materials (including, but not limited to, information, pictures, comments, logos, videos or links) submitted to, or uploaded onto, the site by you or on your behalf in any manner we may, in our sole discretion, consider fit on the site, and on any related site, Facebook page, Twitter account, newsletter, promotional materials or any other means of media or communication that relates to the site and for the purposes relating to the site.
14. Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on Localiiz.com that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. Any links from Localiiz.com to other website are provided for your convenience to provide further information. We do not endorse, and are not responsible for, the content of or any services provided by any of those third-party websites. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites, do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, accuracy, quality, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites, and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from Localiiz.com. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to Localiiz.com, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies. You should direct any concerns to that site’s administrator or webmaster.
Localiiz reserves the exclusive right, at its sole discretion, to add, change, decline or remove, without notice, any feature or link to such external websites or resources and/or introduce different features or links to different users.
15. Direct contract with advertisers or content providers
Localiiz.com is a website through which third party retailers and service providers advertise or promote their premises, good and services. Such goods and services are provided by the third party retailers and service providers under their own terms and conditions for their use which we do not have control over. The use or engagement of them constitutes direct dealings and contracts between you and the particular third party retailers and service providers and Localiiz.com (HK) Limited does not take any responsibility for the quality of service related to the goods and services provided and shall not be liable for any loss or damage resulted from the use or engagement of them. The third party retailers and service providers also have the discretion to amend their own terms and conditions or terminate their use or engagement at any time without prior notice, and Localiiz.com (HK) Limited has no responsibility for informing Users of any such change or termination.
16. Emailing service
Localiiz.com provides Users with the ability to email third party retailers and service providers. Emails are sent through Localiiz.com, and we reserve the right to monitor emails and not to forward them to the relevant third party retailers and service providers if, in its reasonable opinion, it considers that the content of the emails or any attachment, or any part or parts thereof, contain any obscenities or other content that is not related to a bona fide business enquiry or for any other reason that we in our discretion may decide. We are not responsible for the timing or content of any replies from third party retailers and service providers. We cannot guarantee that attachments to emails sent to or by third party retailers and service providers are virus-free or compatible with your systems and does not accept any liability in respect of viruses or computer problems experienced.
17. Contests, Promotions, Simulations or Games
From time to time, Localiiz.com may offer either on or through the site, emails, pulsits, newletters other communication, contests, promotions, simulations or games (collectively, “Games”). To participate in Games, players may be required to complete an entry or registration form. Upon submission, all entries and registrations become the exclusive property of Localiiz.com. Registered users (each, a “Registered User”) are permitted only one entry or registration. Registered Users with more than one entry or registration are subject to immediate disqualification from any Game, unless the description of the Game expressly invites a user to enter or register multiple times. Localiiz.com may, at its sole discretion, suspend or revoke the entry or registration of any Registered User.
Registered Users agree to release Localiiz.com (HK) Limited and each of our affiliates, directors, officers, employees, shareholders, partners, agents, sponsors, advertisers, promotional partners, licensors, parents, affiliates, successors or assigns any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering any Game from all liability arising from participation in any of Game located on, or accessed through, Localiiz.com. We shall not be responsible for technical, hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit any Registered User’s ability to participate in any Game.
Each Registered User agrees to be bound by the rules of any Game and by the rules of fair play and consideration of fellow Registered Users. A Registered User who violates any of the rules or guidelines for behavior published on the site, or the site or other platform where the Game is conducted, are subject to immediate disqualification and revocation of their entry or registration. We shall be no obligation to award any prize or giveaway to any Registered User who violates a published rule or guideline. Where Games offer prizes or giveaways to Registered Users, all prizes or giveaways are subject to the official game or contest rules published in connection with that Game. We reserve the right to cancel, terminate or alter any Game or the rules thereof at any time without prior notification.
18. Sales of Services
All sales of advertising or feature space on Localiiz.com are subject to Localiiz.com (HK) Limited’s standard terms and conditions of sale, a copy of which is available upon request.
19. International Use
Localiiz.com (HK) Limited makes no representation that materials on Localiiz.com are appropriate or available for use in locations outside Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (“Hong Kong”). Access to Localiiz.com from countries or territories where such access is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access Localiiz.com outside the Hong Kong do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
22. Governing Law
23. Contacting us
Localiiz.com (HK) Limited,
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One Hysan Avenue,
Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
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Terms and Conditions of taking part in Your Hong Kong
1. All images submitted must be the work of the individual submitting them. It is the responsibility of each entrant to ensure that any images they submit have been taken with the permission of the subject and do not infringe the copyright of any third party or any laws. Entrants must warrant that the photograph they are submitting is their own work and that they own the copyright for it.
2. Copyright in all images submitted for Your Hong Kong remains with the respective entrants. However, in consideration of their sharing of photos, each participant grants a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual licence to Localiiz.com (HK) Limited to feature any or all of the submitted images in any of their publications, their websites and/or in any promotional material connected to it.
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