Medical Korea Package Website’s Terms of Use

CHAPTER I. GENERAL PROVISIONS

Article 1 (Purpose)

These terms of use are intended to clarifiy rights and obligations of internet users of Medical Packages in Korea of which internet site "medicalpackage.visitmedicalkorea.com, hereinafter refered to MPK", which runs by Korea Health Industry Development Institute(hereinafter refered to KHIDI), who use information provided by the aforementioned site. The purpose is to promote mutual development by implementing these terms of use.

Article 2 (Display of Terms of Use; Validity and Revision)

  1. KHID shall post contents of these terms together with KHID name and address on the opening page or connective page of the website so that members can easily identify them.
  2. KHIDI may revise the Terms of Use, to the extent not violating the relevant provisions of applicable laws, including but not limited to, the Act on the Regulation of Terms and Conditions, the Framework Act on Electronic Documents and Transactions, the Digital Signature Act, the Act on Promotion of Information and Communications Network Utilization and Information Protection, Et., the Act on the Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, Etc., and the Electronic Financial Transactions Act.
  3. When revising the Terms of Use, KHIDI shall announce the effective date of and reasons for such revision by posting a statement that clearly indicates the same on the initial screen of the MPK website, together with the then current Terms of Use, starting on the date falling at least 14 days prior to the effective date of such revision, until the date immediately preceding the effective date thereof.

Article 3 (Type of Services)

  1. MPK shall provide the following Services:
    1. Development and management services for the medical/concierge service reservation platform
    2. Advertising and promotion service
  2. Services provided by MKP are intended to enables site users to get access to medical/concierge information. However, KHID is not responsible for any issue regarding medical/concierge service/packages registered by individual medical institution(member of medical institution/member of service provider).

Article 4 (Disclaimer of Agency)

KHID shall solely bear responsibilities for operating and managing the system for service information but does not act on behalf of any buyer or seller in relation to transactions involving in any goods or services between them. All the transactions between members and any information registered by individual member are sole responsibility of those members.

Article 5 (Disclaimer of Warranties)

KHIDI makes no warranties whatsoever, whether expressed or implied with respect to existence and trueness of seller's intention to sell, or buyer's intention to buy the services. KHIDI shall not make any warranties on the quality, completeness, stability, legality and non-infringement of such services and trueness, legality of information and data posted on the URL of the website by buyer or seller. Members involved in these transactions shall bear sole liability with regard to any risks related to them.

CHAPTER II. USE AGREEMENT AND PROTECTION OF INFORMATION

Article 1 (Duration of Services and Suspension)

  1. The duration of the Services to be provided hereunder shall begin on the date of subscription application and end on the date of termination of the Use Agreement.
  2. MPK may temporarily suspend the provision of Services, upon occurrence of one of the following events, including repair, maintenance, replacement, and breakdown of telecommunication equipment, cutoff of communications, etc. In such a case, MPK shall announce such temporary suspension of the provision of Services and the cause thereof by posting the same on MKR’s initial screen.
  3. Should MPK be prevented from providing the Services due to an act of god or a similar circumstance beyond its control (collectively, “force majeure events”), MPK may limit or temporarily suspend the provision of Services.

CHAPTER III. MANAGEMENT AND PROTECTION OF USERS

Article 1 (Copyright Liability)

MKP has right to delete postings without prior notice, restricting the use of particular services, terminating the use agreement in case that postings fall under any of the following categories.

  1. Violation of the laws and regulations of the Republic of Korea.
  2. Post or advertise illegal products or indecent materials prohibited by laws.
  3. Containing false or exaggerating advertisement.
  4. Violating a third party's rights, honor, reputation and infringing rightful interest.
  5. Inducing readers to direct transactions or posting links to other websites.
  6. Containing any malicious codes or data which may lead to malfunction of communication equipments.
  7. Containing anything against social order or public morals.
  8. Obstructing MKP's proper proceeding of services.
  9. Containing anything related to criminal acts.
  10. Containing contents that may provoke political or economic disputes.

Article 2 (Misconduct Prohibited)

System-Related Misconduct

  1. No Member shall use the Services or access the system in an abnormal manner otherwise than by relying on the methods of using the Services, as provided by MPK.
  2. If a Member is found to have committed any system-related misconduct, MPK may take proper measures against the Member in question, including but not limited to, the withdrawal of all of part of the additional benefits previously provided by MPK, placing restrictions on the use of any specific Services and termination of the Use Agreement. In addition, MPK may make a claim against the Member for the damages suffered as a result of it, if any.

Article 3 (Relations between the Terms of Use and the Working Rules and Applicable Laws)

  1. All matters that are not specifically provided herein shall be subject to the relevant provisions of applicable laws (including the Act on the Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, Etc.) and generally accepted commercial practices.
  2. Whenever it is deemed necessary, MPK may prescribe the terms and conditions that may be applicable to any specific services (hereinafter referred to as “individual terms of use”), and may announce such individual terms of use, in advance, by posting the same on the home page or otherwise.
  3. In case of changes made to the individual terms of use referred to in subsection 2 above, MPK shall announce such changes at least 14 days prior to the effective date thereof.
  4. Members shall pay attention to the changes that may be made, from time to time, to these Terms of Use and the individual terms of use. Upon the announcement of any changes therein, Members shall not fail to identify such changes.

Article 4 (Indemnification of KHIDI)

  1. KHIDI's role is limited to servicing information. Any disputes arising from transactions using information of the website are sole responsibilities of parties involved in the transactions.
  2. KHIDI is not responsible for any losses of site users due to temporary stop of services stipulated in the terms and conditions of use.
  3. KHIDI is not responsible for any damages of members due to leak of personal information or providing such information by registered medical institutions and other service provider.

Article 5 (Jurisdiction)

Any lawsuits or acts of litigation arising from these terms and conditions of use against KHIDI shall be governed by the court where KHIDI headquarter is located.

Article 6 (Miscellanous)

  1. MKP reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to make corrections or deletions to some specific services(or a portion) permanently after pre-notice of such action in MKP homepage.
  2. Additional contract, agreement and notice based on mutual agreement, and revisions to KHIDI policies, new regulations, revisions to the regulations, and provisions, notice of public institutions made available to members through MKP website shall constitute part of these terms and conditions of use.