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I. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS


Nungin Sunwon, http://eng.nungin.net/, ("Nungin Sunwon") provides the following service to you, subject to these Terms of Service ("TOS"), which may be updated periodically without prior notice. You can review the current version of the TOS at: http://eng.nungin.net/english/tos.htm. Failure to comply with these TOS may result in account revocation.

II. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE


Nungin Sunwon is a web-based service that allows its users to create and update news (herein referred to as "Nungin Sunwon"). The Service may be used through a web browser or by the use of downloadable clients (the "Software"). Once registered with Nungin Sunwon, each user receives his or her own news space to post text, data, messages, or information concerning or linked to software, music, sound, photography, graphics, and video (the "Content"). This Content may reside on Nungin Sunwon's servers.

III. ACCOUNT STRUCTURE

Nungin Sunwon currently has a five-tier account structure.
Basic accounts: Nungin Sunwon accounts are available for free to all valid registrants. Basic accounts offer a limited number of features in relation to the other accounts offered.
Early Adopter: No longer open to new users, this account was created and made available to users registered before September 14, 2000. Early Adopters are offered some extended features over free account users, but do not receive any new paid features.
Plus accounts: Plus accounts offer access to certain enhanced features and storage. This free level of service is subsidized by advertising viewed by these account holders throughout the Service and by most visitors to their Content.
Paid accounts: Paid accounts are available for term-based fee and offer users most extended and basic features that Nungin Sunwon offers. These accounts are issued in accordance with the terms set forth by http://eng.nungin.net. Paid accounts are nontransferable and non-refundable. Once a username is chosen and paid for, that user generally retains it until the news is deleted, whether by Nungin Sunwon or the user.
Permanent accounts: These accounts have access to all the paid account features for as long as the Service continues to run, with no recurring fees. These accounts are generally bestowed upon the Nungin Sunwon founders, administrators, or those that have earned a Permanent account by virtue of "Work Excellence" for Nungin Sunwon. Nungin Sunwon administrative communities such as news, development, etc., are also established as Permanent accounts for the benefit of Nungin Sunwon users.
For a full overview of the features offered to each account type, see http://eng.nungin.net By using the Service, you agree to this structure, and to Nungin Sunwon's right to change, modify, or discontinue any type of account and/or its respective services.

IV. YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS


Account registration and verification is required in order to create a Nungin Sunwon account. During registration, all users are required to provide accurate, complete and current information about themselves in all required fields. Should any of your own information change after submitting it to Nungin Sunwon, you are required to update that information as soon as possible. Should Nungin Sunwon suspect that your personal information is not complete, current, or accurate, your account may be subject to suspension or termination. Should you feel that Nungin Sunwon's privacy policy is not sufficient for you to complete the registration form truthfully, please email your policy concerns to privacy@NunginSunwon.com. Users under 13 years of age are required to have a parent or guardian review and complete the registration process, which may include age verification steps in addition to the standard process.

V. gotobuddha.org PRIVACY POLICY

Your use of the Service is subject to Nungin Sunwon's privacy policy. For information on Nungin Sunwon's privacy practices, please see the entire privacy policy at http://eng.nungin.net/english/privacy.htm.

VI. INDEMNITY


You agree to indemnify and hold Nungin Sunwon, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any alleged claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your Content, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another, whether you are a registered user or not. The user is solely responsible for his or her actions when using the Service, including, but not limited to, costs incurred for Internet access.

VII. SPECIAL ADMONITIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL USE


Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Korea or the country in which you reside.

VIII. GENERAL PRACTICES REGARDING USE AND STORAGE


You acknowledge that Nungin Sunwon may be required to send you emails regarding your use of the Service; however, we will never ask you to submit additional personal information or to verify the status of information related to your account in any such email. You acknowledge that Nungin Sunwon may establish limits concerning use of the Service and may modify these limits at any time.

IX. MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE


Nungin Sunwon reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice at any time. You agree that Nungin Sunwon shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Service.

X. NO RESALE OF SERVICE


You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service.

XI. TERMINATION


You agree that Nungin Sunwon, in its sole discretion, may terminate your password, news, or account, and remove and discard any content within the Service, for any reason, including and without limitation, the lack of use, or if Nungin Sunwon believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the TOS. Any contracts, verbal or written or assumed, in conjunction with your deleted news and all its parts, at Nungin Sunwon's discretion, will be terminated as well. Nungin Sunwon may also, in its sole discretion and at any time, discontinue providing the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of this TOS may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Nungin Sunwon may immediately deactivate or delete your Nungin Sunwon news and all related information and files. Nungin Sunwon reserves the right to bar any further access to such files or the Service. You agree that Nungin Sunwon shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Service. Paid accounts that are terminated will not be refunded.

XII. ADVERTISEMENTS AND PROMOTIONS


You understand and agree that some or all of the Service may include advertisements and that these advertisements are necessary for Nungin Sunwon to provide the Service. You also understand and agree that you will not obscure any advertisements from general view via HTML/CSS or any other means. By using the Service, you agree that Nungin Sunwon has the right to run such advertisements with or without prior notice, and without recompense to you or any other user. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by Nungin Sunwon on your Content and throughout the Service are subject to change at Nungin Sunwon's discretion. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that Nungin Sunwon shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Service.

XIII. LINKS

The Service, or relevant third parties, may provide links to other web sites or resources. Because Nungin Sunwon has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Nungin Sunwon is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Nungin Sunwon shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

XIV.NEWS CONTENT


You agree to follow the following guidelines for posting Content to your online news:

1. All Content posted to Nungin Sunwon in any way, is the responsibility and property of the author. Nungin Sunwon is committed to maintaining the Service in a manner reasonably acceptable to all audiences but is not responsible for the monitoring or filtering of any news Content. Within the confines of international and local law, Nungin Sunwon will generally not place a limit on the type or appropriateness of user content within newss. Those users posting material not suitable for all audiences must agree that they are fully responsible for all the Content they have posted anywhere on the Service. Should Content be deemed illegal by such law having jurisdiction over the user, you agree that Nungin Sunwon may submit all necessary information to, and cooperate with, the proper authorities;

2. Should any Content that you have authored be reported to Nungin Sunwon as being offensive or inappropriate, Nungin Sunwon might call upon you to retract, modify, or protect (by means of private and friends only settings) the Content in question within a reasonable amount of time, as determined by the Nungin Sunwon staff. Should you fail to meet such a request from Nungin Sunwon staff, Nungin Sunwon may terminate your account. Nungin Sunwon, however, is under no obligation to restrict or monitor news Content in any way;

3. Nungin Sunwon claims no ownership or control over any Content posted by its users. The author retains all patent, trademark, and copyright to all Content posted within available fields, and is responsible for protecting those rights, but is not entitled to the help of the Nungin Sunwon staff in protecting such Content. The user posting any Content represents that it has all rights necessary to post such Content (and for Nungin Sunwon to serve such Content) without violation of any intellectual property or other rights of third parties, or any laws or regulations;

4. Nungin Sunwon reserves the right, without limitation except by law, to serve any user Content on the web, through the downloadable clients and otherwise. Nungin Sunwon also reserves the right, without limitation, to resell any portion of a user's Nungin Sunwon back to that individual;

5. You acknowledge that Nungin Sunwon does not pre-screen Content, but that Nungin Sunwon and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to remove or refuse to remove any Content that is available through the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, Nungin Sunwon and its designates shall have the right, but not the obligation, to remove any content that violates the TOS or is otherwise objectionable, or that infringes or is alleged to infringe intellectual property rights. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content. Furthermore, Nungin Sunwon reserves the right to limit access to your news, if found in violation of the TOS, including without limitation the Member Conduct described below, by removing the news and related user information from the member directory, search engine, and all other methods used in conjunction with finding Nungin Sunwon's users.

XV. gotobuddha.org PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

You acknowledge and agree that the Service, and any necessary software used in connection with the Service (referred to as "Software"), may contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable laws governing intellectual property, proprietary rights and the like. All Nungin Sunwon code and specifications, and all other code and specifications for the Software and the operation of the Service, are subject to their express or implied licenses. You further acknowledge and agree that Content contained in sponsor advertisements or information presented to you through the Service or advertisers is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by Nungin Sunwon or advertisers, you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, or create derivative works based on the Content, the Service or the Software, in whole or in part.
XVI. Submission of Unsolicited Ideas and Information


Nungin Sunwon does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through this Site or by email. Unless otherwise agreed in writing by an authorized Nungin Sunwon representative, any material, information or idea you transmit to Nungin Sunwon by any means may be disseminated or used by Nungin Sunwon or its affiliates without compensation or liability to you for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products. However, this provision does not apply to Content (as defined herein), or to personal information that is subject to our Privacy Policy.

Trademarks
A partial list of KOREA trademarks owned by Nungin Sunwon follows. Any questions concerning the use of these trademarks or whether a trademark that does not appear on this list is a trademark of Nungin Sunwon should be referred to Nungin Sunwon Legal at trademarks@NunginSunwon.com. Failure of a mark to appear on this page does not mean that Nungin Sunwon does not use the mark nor does it mean that the product is not actively marketed or is not significant within its relevant market. Any trademarks followed by are registered trademarks of Nungin Sunwon in Korea; all others are trademarks or common law marks of Nungin Sunwon in Korea.

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XVI. MEMBER CONDUCT


You understand that all Content, including without limitation, all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or other materials, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. Nungin Sunwon does not control Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the validity of such Content. You also understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent, or objectionable. Should Content be found or reported to be in violation with, but not limited to, the following terms, it will be Nungin Sunwon's sole discretion as to what action should be taken.

You agree to NOT use the Service to:

Upload, post or otherwise transmit any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive to another's privacy (up to, but not excluding any address, email, phone number, or any other contact information without the written consent of the owner of such information), hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
Harm minors in any way;
Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Nungin Sunwon staff member or volunteer, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with Nungin Sunwon or any other person or entity;
Forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Service;
Upload, post or otherwise transmit any Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
Upload, post or otherwise transmit any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary rights of any party;
Upload, post or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation;
Upload, post or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
Interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;
Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the KOREA Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange, or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law;
"Stalk" or otherwise harass another person or company;
Collect or store personal data about other users for business purposes;
Promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any governmental entity, group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals. This may include, but is not limited to, providing instructions on how to assemble bombs, grenades, and other weapons or incendiary devices;
Use Nungin Sunwon as a forwarding service to another website;
Allow usage by others in such a way as to violate Nungin Sunwon's TOS;
Engage in commercial activities within Nungin Sunwon or on behalf of Nungin Sunwon without prior approval. This includes, but is not limited to, the following activities:
Displaying a banner that is designed to profit you or any other business or organization; and
Displaying banners for services that provide cash or cash-equivalent prizes to users in exchange for hyperlinks to their web sites.
Employ tactics to prevent the full and complete display of advertisements on Nungin Sunwon pages. These include, but are not limited to, making news style changes, customizations, or overrides that effectively block or substantially impair the display of advertisements on a Plus account's Content or other pages within the Service.
Solicit passwords or personal identifying information for unintended, commercial or unlawful purposes from other users.
Exceed the scope of the Service that you have signed up for; for example, accessing and using features that you do not have a right to use, or deleting, adding to, or otherwise changing other people's entries or other content when you have not been granted the privileges to do so.
Make excessive or otherwise harmful automated use of the system. See this page for details on our automated use policy: http://eng.nungin.net/english/.htm
If Nungin Sunwon determines, in its sole and absolute discretion, that any user is in violation of the TOS, Nungin Sunwon retains the right to terminate such user's account at any time without prior notice.

XVII. VOLUNTEERS AND gotobuddha.org


Nungin Sunwon appreciates the significant contributions made by volunteers, who assist Nungin Sunwon in its efforts to provide high quality, community driven online services. To help achieve this goal, Nungin Sunwon volunteers perform a variety of technical and non-technical tasks, including, but not limited to, programming, the creation of web-based content (HTML and other formats), graphic design, audio and/or visual content creation, technical writing, managing electronic data libraries and/or databases, technical support, reviewing, categorizing, legal assistance, archiving and/or forwarding electronic data, providing expert advice, administration, management, accounting, research, content creation, promotions, or other assignments, as needed. All volunteers are expected to be of legal age, or volunteering with the consent of a legal parent or guardian.

By accepting these TOS, any Nungin Sunwon member agrees that the intellectual Content created as a result of volunteer work for Nungin Sunwon constitutes intellectual property of Nungin Sunwon and that all rights in said Content shall vest in Nungin Sunwon at the time that it is created, to the extent permitted by law. If laws prevent such vesting, the volunteer makes assignment of all such rights to Nungin Sunwon at the time of creation. If laws prevent such assignment, the volunteer grants a perpetual world wide irrevocable license to Nungin Sunwon to use said Content. If laws prevent such licensing, the volunteer agrees never to sue Nungin Sunwon for the use of said Content.

The volunteer certifies that any electronic data he/she submits is his/her work and that to the best of the volunteer's knowledge, the electronic data is not claimed by another. The volunteer agrees to insure that any work provided is correct, error free and does not contain any inflammatory language, indecency or obscenities. Furthermore, if said work is found to be illegally presented, claimed, or forged, Nungin Sunwon may remove such material and, at Nungin Sunwon's discretion, seek action against the individual(s) from which the work originated. No Nungin Sunwon user is required to become a volunteer to this Service, and users without volunteer status will receive reasonable support and attention as well. Without the expressed written confirmation to the contrary, all Nungin Sunwon positions are assumed to be taken without pay or future consideration.

XVIII. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES


YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

(a) YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. Nungin Sunwon EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

(b) Nungin Sunwon MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT
(i) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS,
(ii) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE,
(iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE,
(iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND
(V) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.

(c) ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA OR OTHER LIABILITYTHAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.

(d) NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM gotobuddha.org OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TOS.

XIX. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY


YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Nungin Sunwon SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF Nungin Sunwon HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM:
(i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE;
(ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE;
(iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA;
(iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR
(v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.

XX. KOREA GOVERNMENT RESTRICTED RIGHTS


The materials on Nungin Sunwon are provided with "RESTRICTED RIGHTS." Use, duplication, or disclosure by the KOREA Government is subject to restrictions as set forth in applicable laws and regulations. Use of the materials by the KOREA Government constitutes acknowledgment of Nungin Sunwon's proprietary rights in them.

XXI. GENERAL INFORMATION


The TOS constitutes the entire agreement between you and Nungin Sunwon and governs your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Nungin Sunwon (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the TOS) and any prior representations by Nungin Sunwon. The laws of the State of Seoul, KOREA, shall govern the TOS and the relationship between you and Nungin Sunwon, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and Nungin Sunwon agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of Seoul, KOREA. The failure of Nungin Sunwon to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the TOS is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the TOS remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or the TOS must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The section titles in the TOS are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.

XXII. VIOLATIONS

Instructions on how to report violations of these Terms of Service may be located at the FAQ "How do I contact the Abuse team?" To expedite the processing of your report, please carefully follow these instructions.

XXIII. REVISIONS

Nungin Sunwon may at any time revise these Terms of Service by updating this posting. By using this Site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then-current Terms of Service to which you are bound.