Chapter 1 General Provisions

Article 1 Purpose, etc.

Welcome to the homepage (hereinafter referred to as "Service") operated by Korea Ocean Business Corporation (hereinafter "the Company"). The Company's services are provided free of charge only to subscribers ("Members"). This Agreement (the "Terms and Conditions") is intended to prescribe necessary information about the operation and other general aspects of all members and services using the Company's services.

Article 2 Definition of User

"User" means the person who accesses the Korea Ocean Business Corporation's website and is provided with the services provided by the Korea Ocean Business Corporation in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

Article 3 Effect and Change of the Terms

  1. (1) Terms and conditions shall be effective upon disclosure to the user.
  2. (2) The Company may change these Terms and Conditions and the changed Terms will be posted separately on the Service Screen. If the user does not agree with the changed terms, the user can cancel his / her membership registration. The modified terms will take effect in the same way as the preceding paragraph.

Article 4 Outside the Terms and Conditions

If any matters not specified in these Terms and Conditions are stipulated in the relevant laws and regulations of the Republic of Korea, they shall be governed by them.

Chapter 2 Membership and Use of the Service

Article 1 Establishment of Use Contract

  1. (1) The use contract is established by the consent of the company's use of the user's application for use and the user's terms and conditions.
  2. (2) Anyone wishing to use the service by subscribing to a member must provide the personal information requested by the company. The personal information provided by the user is strictly protected in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

Article 2 Limitation of Application for Use

  1. (1) The use contract is established by the consent of the company's use of the user's application for use and the user's terms and conditions.
    1. ① If you applied for the name of another person
    2. ② In case of applying for false statement of contents of application for use contract
    3. ③ If you applied for the purpose of hindering the well-being of the society or the morality of the society
    4. ④ If you do not meet the application requirements set by other companies

Article 3 Utilization of Services

  1. (1) The service is provided 24 hours a day, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, unless there is a special obstacle in the business or technology of the company.
  2. (2) The use time stated in Paragraph (1) shall be excluded from the schedule or time determined by the Company in accordance with the necessity of periodic inspection.
  3. (3) In case of Paragraph 2, the cause and duration of the suspension will be announced in advance. However, if there is unavoidable circumstances, advance notice may be omitted.

Chapter 3 Responsibilities

Article 1 Obligations of the Company

  1. (1) The Company has the obligation to provide services continuously and reliably as stipulated in these Terms and Conditions.
  2. (2) The Company will not disclose or distribute the user's personal information to anyone without his or her consent. However, except in cases where there is a request from the relevant country institutions, etc. in accordance with related laws such as telecommunication related laws and regulations.
  3. (3) The Company shall promptly process any opinions or complaints from the users, if they are justified. However, if it is difficult to process it immediately, the user should be notified of the reason and the schedule of processing.

Article 2 Obligations of User

  1. (1) You are responsible for all management of your ID and password.
  2. (2) If your ID is fraudulently used, you must notify the company.
  3. (3) You must comply with the provisions of this Agreement and related laws.

Chapter 4 Termination of Contract and Restriction on Use of Service

Article 1 Termination and Use Restrictions

  1. (1) When the user wishes to terminate the contract, the user himself / herself must apply for termination.
  2. (2) The Company may terminate the use contract or suspend the use of the service by specifying the period without prior notice if the user conducts the following actions.
    1. ① If you are against public order and morals
    2. ② When it relates to criminal act
    3. ③ If the user plans or implements the use of the service for the purpose of impeding national interest or social public interest
    4. ④ You have stolen someone's service ID and password.
    5. ⑤ To impair or disadvantage others' honor.
    6. ⑥ When the same user double-registers with another ID
    7. ⑦ If it hinders the healthy use of the service, such as harming the service
    8. ⑧ If the product is used for commercial purposes through unauthorized copying of the contents of the company
    9. ⑨ You violate other applicable laws or conditions of use by the Company.

Article 2 Procedures for lifting restrictions on use

  1. (1) If the Company intends to restrict its use pursuant to the provisions of Article 1, the Company shall notify the User or its agent by written or telegraphic means, specifying the reason, date and time.

    However, Except when it is recognized that it is necessary to suspend
  2. (2) A user who has been notified of suspension of use pursuant to the provisions of Paragraph 1 or his / her agent may file an objection if there is an objection to the notice of suspension.
  3. (3) The Company may postpone the suspension of use of the objection under Paragraph 2 until the period for confirmation and notify the result to the user or its agent.
  4. (4) The Company shall immediately terminate the use suspension if it is confirmed that the reason for suspension of use is resolved during the suspension period.

Article 3 User's post

  1. (1) The Company may delete the contents of the service posted or registered by the user without prior notice in the event that it is judged that the contents fall under each of the following items.
    1. ① In the case of content that defames another user or a third party by defamation or slander.
    2. ② If the content violates the public order and morals
    3. ③ If the content is found to be associated with a criminal act
    4. ④ In case of infringement of copyright or other rights of third parties
    5. ⑤ In case of violation of other related laws or company regulations

Chapter 5 Binding of Copyright

  1. (1) Copyright and other intellectual property rights of all works provided on the homepage of Korea Ocean Business Corporation belong to Korea Ocean Business Corporation.
  2. (2) You may not use the information obtained by using the Korea Ocean Business Corporation's homepage (including e-mail service) for commercial purposes by copying, transmitting, publishing, redistribution, broadcasting and other methods without prior consent of the company.
  3. (3) We are not responsible for the confidentiality practices of the other sites provided through links on the website of the Korea Ocean Business Corporation and the content of the site.


Article 1 Effective Date

These terms will be effective November 19, 2011.