The following agreement is to regulate all services provided by the Globalization of Korean Food website, such as: conditions of usage, procedures, rights of the users and the Globalization of Korean Food website, obligations, responsibilities and other necessary services.
The definitions of the terms used in this agreement is as follows.
The Globalization of Korean Food website will not reveal or disseminate the personal information provided by the users without their consent. However, if related governmental organizations, under the right of the Electronic Communications Related Act, and other regulations, requests such information, the information will be provided.
The members cannot transfer or lend any management rights, or any other rights listed in this contract, to use the services of the website.
The Globalization of Korean Food website is a free service. As a result, the website is not responsible for any losses that a member might experience, except for losses that occur due to the negligence of the website.
The Globalization of Korean Food website follows the laws of the Republic of Korea, and thus, any dispute that might occur between the website and its users must be applied to the Department of Justice in the Republic of Korea.
1. (Effective Date) This agreement is effective from November 15th, 2007.
The e-mail posted on the website must not be used by any program that collects e-mail addresses or be used in anyway necessary without the consent of the bearer. If the e-mail is used without consent, the user will be punished under the Information Communications Network Act.<Regulations on the Promotion of Information Communications Network and Information Protection>
Any information provided by the Globalization of Korean Food homepage is protected under the Copyright Act. If there are no references or sources of origins, the Korean Food Foundation has the copyright of the information. The duplication and distribution, without consent, of the information is prohibited under the Copyright Act, article 97, clause 5.
Anyone who wishes to gain profits by using the information provided by the Globalization of Korean Food homepage must negotiate, beforehand, with the Korean Food Foundation. Also, the Korean Food Foundation must be listed as the source of origin even if the Korean Food Foundation allows for gains in profit.
Posting contents of the Globalization of Korean Food homepage on to another site is allowed, however, only simple mistakes can be edited and the content of the post must not be plagiarized. This act can receive criminal penalties.
Also, if there is a link to the Globalization of Korean Food homepage, in another internet site, this must be notified to the Korean Food Foundation.
If there are questions regarding the policy above, please contact the manager of the Globalization of Korean Food homepage.
The Korea Agro-Fisheries Trade Corporation is the manager of the Globalization of Korean Food website. The protection policies, to protect the personal information of members, retrieved from the registration form, is as follows.
The personal information protection polices of the Globalization of Korean Food website can change according to the different rules and guidances of the government or the change of services of the Globalization of Korean Food website.
Members should visit the site regularly to check for any policy changes.
The Globalization of Korean Food website receives the most necessary personal information when members register for the first time. The personal information that is quired to give is the member’s name, social security number, telephone number, and address.
In order to use other special services, additional information is requested.
Also, it can be requested upon the member to provide the website with personal information when conducting a survey, sending out giveaways for events, and when analyzing large amounts of statistics. The personal information that is requested to be filled out by the members will not be used for other purposes than the ones listed above.
The purpose of acquiring a member’s personal information is to provide the members of the Globalization of Korean Food website with a customized service that fits the needs of the members. Also, the information provided by the members can be used to offer better services for each member individually.
The Globalization of Korean Food website guarantees a variety of information and advertisement activities. It will be possible to select and provide better information, to satisfy the needs of the members, if their personal information is provided.
Fundamentally, the personal information of the members of the Globalization of Korean Food website is not revealed to other institutions or companies. However, there is an exception. The Globalization of Korean Food website can provide personal information to other institutions if there are adequate reasons. For example, if a member consents to reveal their personal information, does not abide by the regulations set in the terms and conditions of the Globalization of Korean Food website, damages a third party’s right, or harm the social norms, then the Globalization of Korean food can reveal a member’s personal information to use it in legal action. Even with this exception, the website cannot provide personal information to an individual entity, but only to institutions of investigation.
The Globalization of Korean Food website can share personal information of its members with government managed websites such as: www.aT.or.kr, and www.foodinkorea.co.kr. This is to provide a better service to the members of the Globalization of Korean Food website members.
The Globalization of Korean Food website cannot consign the handling of collected personal information with other entities. If there is a necessity to do take such action, the handler which consigns must notify the members of this action and ask for permission to access the collected personal information.
The Globalization of Korean Food website preserves the collected personal information while the member still uses the services of the website. This is solely to provide members with a better service.
However, if the member of the website cancels their membership, following the ‘Destruction Procedures and Methods of Personal Information,’ found below, the collected personal information will be deleted from the hard drive forever. It will never be able to be accessed again and it cannot be used for any means necessary.
Members can always access their personal information and edit it. They can also always request the deletion of their ID.
Members can do this by the Personal Information Management tab found on the website. You can also delete your ID by requesting it to the manager or the ID can be deleted automatically with the termination of your membership. If you have any opinions or complaints, please send an e-mail to the manager of personal information (email@example.com).
Or call 02-6300-2070 and your request will be processed immediately.
The responsibility of keeping your password to yourself is solely rested in the member. The Globalization of Korean Food website will never ask a member for his/her password in any method. It is imperative that you do not reveal your password to anyone.
Also, pay close attention to any leakage of information while you are logged-on.
The personal information of members are protected by a password. The password of a member’s account is only known to the member themselves. Also, the members themselves need the password to confirm or change their personal information. As a result,
member should never tell anyone their passwords. Also, it is recommended that they always log-out and close their browsers afterwards. This is should be done especially by people who use computers in public areas or share their computers with other people.
In order to prevent hacking and leakage of personal information from exterior infiltration, the website is using a tool to block attacks and hacking from outer sources. An infiltration monitor system is monitoring the website 24 hours.
Always make sure to back up data in order to prevent the damage of personal information.
The Globalization of Korean Food website limits the number of people handling personal information and these people are always being taught to obey the regulations of the website’s policy. Occasionally, audit committees come to inspect whether or not the policies and guidances are being followed by the employees. If there is a problem, it is immediately taken care of.
Information sites manage cookies and they send these small packs of data to be saved on the hard disk of a member’s computer.
If a member accesses the Globalization of Korean Food website and logs in, the member must allow cookies in order to user services such as: the Korean Food Blog, My Page, and other personalized services.
Users of the Globalization of Korean Food website are given a unique cookie and this cookie analyzes things such as: the total number of users that have accessed the website, or how many members or non-members use the website. Cookies are also used to find out if a member has applied for an event or how many times they completed a survey. In order to provide useful services to the members of the Globalization of Korean Food website, cookies are used to analyze the different ways the website is used by its members.
Members have the choice to allow or forbid cookies. You can set your settings by clicking on the options part of the browser. You can either allow all kinds of cookies, confirm cookies when they are saved on your hard drive, or you can forbid all access of cookies.
However, if you forbid the saving of cookies on your hard drive, you might be restricted from using all the services of the Globalization of Korean Food website because it requires you to log in.
Personal Information Protection Consulting Department : Korean Food Globalization Business Association Business Team
Telephone : 02-6300-2052
e-Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
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