Welcome your joining the SweetRing membership (hereinafter referred to the “User”). The SweetRing is installed and provided by Sweet Tech LTD., including but not limited to, the relevant versions installed on various devices released by Sweet Tech LTD., including ios version and Android version (hereinafter referred to as the “Site”). By applying for and registering use of the Site, you will be held reading, understanding and accepting the following terms and conditions and all of the contents on the Site. Where you violate the following terms and conditions or any contents contained herein, the Site may suspend or terminate you from using the services made available on the Site at any time, in order to ensure the good moral at the Site and maintain the network friends’ interest and right. According to Article 4 of the Electronic Signatures Act, your application and registration for the services made available on the Site shall constitute your agreement to correspond with us via electronic documents, unless written correspondence is required by laws.
I. Acknowledgment and Acceptance
SweetRing provides you with the services in accordance with the following terms and conditions. The Site shall be entitled to amend or alter the service terms and conditions herein without prior notice. Amendments or alterations to the SweetRing service terms and conditions (hereinafter referred to as the “terms and conditions”), if any, will be posted on the webpage for the original service terms and conditions and then will replace the original service terms and conditions. You may visit the Site to access the latest terms and conditions.
Before using the various services made available on the Site, you shall carefully read the terms and conditions. If you disagree to the terms and conditions, as amended from time to time, or your home country or territory excludes the terms and conditions, in whole or in part, you shall stop using the services immediately. Once you register as the SweetRing user and use the SweetRing services, you will be held reading, understanding and accepting the terms and conditions, as amended from time to time.
Any person who is less than 12 years old is not recommended to view the Site. Any person who is more than 12 years old but less than 18 years old shall view the Site with the guidance from his/her parents or teachers, and any person who is less than 18 years old will not be admitted by the Site to be a member. If you are more than 18 years old but less than 20 years old, your shall not use or continue using the services until your statutory agent (or guardian) have read, understood and accepted the terms and conditions, as amended from time to time. When you use or continue using the services, your statutory agent (or guardian) will be held reading, understanding and accepting the terms and conditions, as amended from time to time.
II. Descriptions and Regulations
The Site hereby provides its users with plentiful online resources and services via its product portfolio, including various information tools, message services, personal contents and branded program design (hereinafter referred to as the “Service”). Unless otherwise expressly provided herein, any additional or enhanced new functions of the Service, including new products, shall be governed by the terms and conditions herein. You acknowledge and accept that the Service is provided “as it is, and SweetRing shall be exempted from any liability toward the timeliness, deletion, error in communication, failure to store or any other problems about any user’s communication or personal settings. SweetRing reserves the right to maintain, upgrade, or suspend for other purposes any part of the Service, without prior notice. In order to use the Service, you shall be able to access the Internet via a third party who has the legal capacity to provide you with the network service and to bear the relevant service fees. Additionally, you shall be responsible for installing and preparing all necessary devices to access the Internet, including computers or other storage media.
1. The Site aims to provide all friends with a real-time and interactive environment for making friends. When you use the Site, you shall comply with the following requirements. If you violate any of the requirements, you will be disciplined pursuant to the regulations and shall bear the legal liability on your own:
2. Where any user violates any circumstances referred to in Paragraph 1 and is complained by another user and reported to the police station or complained with the district prosecutors office, the Site shall be entitled to debar the user’s account permanently or ban the user from posting infinitely, until the case becomes final and irrevocable. Where the user is complained by another user but has not yet been pursued criminal liability by the juridical authority, and is confirmed by the Administrator to violate any circumstances referred to in Paragraph 1 according to the evidence submitted by the complainant, the Site shall be entitled to bank the user from posting within specific time limit according to the complaint (for the other disciplines and relevant rules and standards, please refer to the User Instructions).
3. If your profile is set as “Open” at the Site, you will be willing to make your personal SweetRing profile public and agree that the Site may use your profile and photo in the SweetRing for the reasonable purpose of providing services.
4. Where your use of the Service provided by the Site violates any of said requirements or the local government laws or endangers the interest and right of the Site or a third party, or where the Site considers that you should have already violated the provision and spirit of the service terms and conditions, you agree that the Administrator may decide to terminate your password, account or the Service (any part thereof), and remove and delete any contents posted by you via the Service. You acknowledge that the Site is also entitled to decide whether to terminate the Service or any part thereof, with or without notice, upon your violation of said circumstances. You agree that the Service provided under the service terms and conditions may be terminated or suspended without prior notice. You acknowledge and agree that the Site may shut down or delete your account and the information/files contained in your account immediately, and/or prohibit you from continue using said files or the Service. Additionally, your agree that where the Service is interrupted, your account is terminated and the relevant information and files are shut down or deleted due to causes attributed to your violation of said circumstances, the Site will not bear any liability toward you or any third party.
5. The Site is entitled to modify or change the terms and conditions herein, and suggest that you should keep watching the modification or change, if any. Where the terms and conditions are changed or modified materially, the Site will post the same on the website or notify you via email. Please keep watching the contents posted by the Site and your emails.
III. Your obligation to register
In order to use the Service, you agree to the following terms and conditions:
Please provide your real, correct, latest and complete personal data (hereinafter referred to as the “registration information) per the instructions given herein, and also keep updating the registration information to ensure that it is true, correct, latest and complete. If you provide any wrong, untrue, out-of-date or incomplete or misleading information, or if the Site suspects that said information is wrong, untrue, out-of-date or incomplete or misleading with justified reasons, the Site is entitled to suspend or terminate your account, and prohibit you from using the Service, in whole or in part, now and in the future.
The Site concerns about all users’ (especially children’s) safety and privacy. Therefore, if parents agree their children less than 20 years old to use the Service, please remember that the design of the Service is intended to meet the needs of a variety of users. Therefore, whether the Service and/or “contents” (as defined in Paragraph 6) suit your children shall be judged by the parents as the statutory agent. The Site will not be liable for any registration information logged by any user, including but not limited, identification and verification of accuracy, correctness, integrity and applicability of the registration information, and/or whether it is the latest information.
IV. Member’s Account, Password and Safety
You need to set your personal Facebook account to complete the membership registration for the Service and to log into and identify yourself at the Site. You shall be responsible keeping the account and password in confidence. You shall take the full responsibility for the activities conducted with your account and password. You agree:
VI. Provider’s Liability
According to the relevant laws and regulations, the Site hereby remind you that the provider shall be liable for the contents of the information, material, text, software, music, audio, photo, picture, video, data or other information (hereinafter referred to as the “Contents”) uploaded, posted, or sent via email or in any other manners via the Service, publicly or privately. It is impossible for the Site to control the contents sent via the Service; therefore, the Site will not warranty the accuracy, integrity or quality of the contents. You have already known that you might access displeased, inadequate or offensive contents when using the Service. In any event, the Site will not be liable for any contents, including but not limited to, any errors or omissions in the contents, and the loss or damages derived from the contents posted or sent via email or transmitted in any other manners via the Service, provided that the Site is entitled to stop transmitting said contents and take any response action pursuant to laws, including but not limited to, suspension of the user’s use of the Service, in whole or in part, maintenance of any relevant record, and filing a complaint with the relevant authority.
VII. User’s Obligation and Undertaking for Compliance with Law
You undertake that you will never use the Service for any illegal purposes or in any illegal manners, and that you will comply with the relevant laws of the R.O.C. and international practices related to the Internet. Where you are a user outside the territory of the R.O.C., you also agree to comply with the local laws and regulations applicable in your home country or territory. You agree and guarantee that you will not use the Service to engage in any activity infringing another person’s interest and right or against laws, including but not limited to:
You acknowledge and agree that it is impossible for the Site to pre-examine any contents posted by the users or to control the users’ activities in whole. When you use any contents, relying on the accuracy, completeness or practicability of said contents, you agree that you will judge them on your own and bear the risk, not relying on the Site, provided that the Site and its designee are entitled to (but are not obligated to) reject and delete any contents against this clause or other offensive contents to their sole discretion. You acknowledge and agree that the Site may maintain or disclose any contents, in good faith, for the following purposes or within the reasonable scope pursuant to laws and regulations, when it deems necessary:
You acknowledge and agree that the contents you provide through the processing and transmission via the Service might:
VIII. Special Warning for International Use
You acknowledge that the Internet is borderless and agree to comply with the local laws and regulations about online behaviors and contents. You agree to comply with the applicable laws and regulations about transmission of the information output from the R.O.C. or your home country or territory.
IX. Requirements about posting of public messages
You agree to indemnify and keep Sweet Tech LTD. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners and employees harmless against the loss resulting from any third party’s action or claim derived from or caused by the contents provided, posted or transmitted via the Service, or your violation of the service terms and conditions or infringement upon another person's right (including but not limited to, reasonable attorney fees and cost of action).
XI. Prohibition of Business Activity
You agree that you will not reproduce, copy, sell, re-sell, or use for any commercial purposes, any part of the Service or the use of or access to the Service.
XII. General measures against the user and storage
You agree that the Site is entitled to define the general measures and restrictions about the Service, including but not limited to, the maximum time limit in which the Service shall reserve email messages, posted contents or other uploaded contents, maximum disk space distributed by the Site’s server for you, and the limit of frequency for your use of the Service within specific time limit (and limit of the hours for the use). Where any information, communication information and other contents stored or transmitted via the Service are deleted or are not stored, you agree that the Site shall not be liable for it. You also agree that if you fail to use the account for long time, the Site is entitled to shut down or delete the account. You agree that the Site is entitled to change the general measures and restrictions at any time to its sole discretion, with or without notice.
XIII. Modification of the Service
The Site is entitled to modify or terminate the Service (or any part thereof) temporarily or permanently at any time, with or without notice to you. You agree that the Site shall not be liable for any modification, suspension or termination of the Service toward you and any third party.
XIV. Termination of the Service
You agree that SweetRing may decide to suspend, terminate or restrict your account, password or use of the Service (or any part thereof) with any causes to its sole discretion, including but not limited to, failure to use the Service within specific time limit, a court or government authority’s order, failure to continue using the Service or change of the contents of the Service, unexpected technical or safety factor or problem, your fraudulence or violation of laws, failure to make payment as agreed, or your violation of the service terms and conditions and spirit held by SweetRing, and may remove and delete any contents posted by you in the Service. You agree that the Site may suspend or terminate the Service of any part thereof at any time, with or without notice, subject to its sole discretion. You agree that the Service provided under the service terms and conditions may be interrupted or terminated without prior notice, and the Site may shut down or delete your account and all of the information and files in your account and/or prohibit you from continue using said files or the Service. Additionally, you agree that where the use of the Service is interrupted or terminated, or your account and the information and files in your account are shut down or deleted, the Site will not bear any liability toward you or any third party. Where your violate the service terms and conditions and thereby cause your terminated to be terminated, you will be debarred from logging into the other products with the same account.
XV. Transactions with advertisers
Any communication or commercial transactions between you and the advertisers via the Service, in any form, or your participating in any promotional activities, including the payment and delivery of products or services, and the relevant terms, conditions, warranty or representation, refer to the activities between you and the advertisers only. Unless otherwise provided in laws, the Site will not be liable for the loss or damages of any nature suffered by you due to said transactions or advertisers, if any.
The Service or a third party may provide the links with the other websites or resources on the Internet. Because it is impossible for the Site to control these websites and resource, you acknowledge and agree that the Site will not be liable for the availability of such websites or resources, and the Site will not guarantee or be liable for any contents, advertisements, products or other information existing on or sourcing from such websites or resources. The Site will not be liable for any loss or damages arising from your use of any contents, products or services released via such websites or resources, or accessed via such websites or resources, directly or indirectly.
XVII. Protection of Intellectual Property Right
You acknowledge and agree that the Service and related software used by the Service (“Software”) contain the relevant intellectual property rights and other proprietary information protected by laws. You also acknowledge and agree that the contents included in the sponsored advertisements or information presented via the Service or the advertisers are also protected under the laws related to copyright, trademark right, service mark, patent right or other proprietary rights. Without the Site’s or the advertisers’ express license, you shall not modify, sublet, lend, sell or distribute the Service or Software, in whole or in part, or create any derivate work therefrom, or use the Software modified by yourself, including but not limited to, for the purpose of using the Service without license. The Site only grants you a personal, non-transferrable and non-exclusive license to use the object code of the software on PC, provided that you shall not (or permit any third party to) reproduce, modify, creative derivative work, reverse engineering or decompile the software, or discover the source code in any other manners, or sell, transfer, sublicense or create lien of the software, or transfer the right in the software in any other manners. You agree to use the Service on the interface provided by SweetRing, instead of any other illegal channels.
XVIII. Representation and Warranty
You acknowledge and agree:
XIX. Limit of Liability
You acknowledge and agree that the Site will not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages resulting from the following causes, including but not limited to, loss of profit, goodwill, application or data, or other intangible loss (even if the Site has been advised of the possibility of such damages):
Where the Site is required to notify the changes of users’ obligation or the service terms and conditions pursuant to laws or other relevant requirements, the Site may send the notice via, including but not limited to, email, ordinary mail, message, multi-media message, text or posting on the homepage of the Service, or in existing or future reasonable manners, provided that where you access the Service without license against the service terms and conditions, you will not receive said notice. When you access the Service with license and agree to the service terms and conditions, you will be held agreeing to any notice given by the Site to you, and the notice shall be deemed served upon mailing.
XXI. Interruption or failure in system
The Service available at the Site might be interrupted, delayed or out of order sometimes, or might cause inconvenience to you or loss of data or error. The Site will recover the users’ normal use, provided that the Site will not be liable for the damages caused by any inconvenience and damage suffered by you due to force majeure or contingencies, or any other causes not attributed to the Site.
XXII. Response action against copyright infringement
The Site calls on all of the users to respect the intellectual property rights. Where you consider that the copyright of your work is infringed or your intellectual property right is violated, please provide the Administrator with the following information:
XXIII. General clauses
Where you find any violations of the service terms and conditions, please notify the Site’s customer service center.