Terms & Conditions


The following Terms and Conditions of Use, the Disclaimer, and the Privacy Statements (together, “Agreement”), constitute an agreement between you and Tsz Shan Monastery Buddhist Spiritual Counselling Centre (“TSMBSCC”), who initiates and funds the Tsz Shan Monastery online platform to propagate and to facilitate Buddhist practice and studies and to provide information about religious activities at www.tszshanbscc.org and in the mobile application (the “Website”) in connection with your use of and/or access to the Website.

 

The Agreement shall apply to casual browsers of the Website.

By accessing or using the Website, you agree to be bound by all terms of this Agreement.

Ownership of Contents

All rights, titles, and interests (including all copyrights and other intellectual property rights) in the content depicted on the Website (“Content”) belong to TSMBSCC or its licensors or content providers. You acquire no proprietary interest in any of the Content and any rights you may have in any such Content shall be limited to such specific license or usage right granted to you under this Agreement or otherwise.

Access and Use of Content

You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, revocable and limited license to access and use the Content when you log on to the Website.

No Reproduction

All Content are provided solely for your individual use. Reproduction, distribution, transmission, dissemination or publication of or dealing with any of the Content or any part thereof (except as otherwise expressly authorized by TSMBSCC) or interfering with or disrupting the servers or network connected to the Website in whatever manner and in whatever medium and for whatever purpose is strictly prohibited.

User Obligations

By posting any Content on the Website (whether by yourself or by a third party on your behalf), you confirm you have vetted and shall be responsible for all such Content, and agree to irrevocably and unconditionally grant to TSMBSCC the non-exclusive royalty-free rights to use such Content in such manner and medium (whether now known or devised in the future) in its absolute discretion as it deems fit for the purpose of propagating and facilitating Buddhist practice and studies, including the right to further use, reproduce, distribute, transmit, disseminate, publish and/or otherwise deal with the Content, and for the benefit of, use and viewing by persons registered with the Website and such other persons who are permitted or have access to such Content. You confirm that you waive and not to assert any moral rights which you may have under law in connection with such Content.

You shall not, and shall not procure or allow anyone to, use, reproduce, distribute, transmit, disseminate, publish, post or upload any Content on the Website that (a) is obscene, indecent, false, inaccurate, misleading, harassing, defamatory, libelous, threatening, abusive, provocative, disrespectful to others or otherwise improper or objectionable in the sole and absolute opinion of TSMBSCC or the Website administrator, or (b) belongs or relates to any other party without first obtaining such party’s consent, or (c) infringes any rights particularly intellectual property rights (including copyright, design, patent, trademark, trade secret) or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy of any party, or is otherwise illegal (including materials that informs or provoke illegality, physical injury or harm), or (d) is promotional, advertising or business soliciting, or (e) contains viruses, bugs, or other computer programs to damage, attack, or interfere with the system, or retrieve data or personal information from the Website.

You agree to indemnify, keep indemnified and hold harmless TSMBSCC, its employees, agents, officers, directors and affiliates, from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities costs and expenses (including without limitation, legal fees), resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of any term of this Agreement.

Modifications and Right to Remove

TSMBSCC reserves the right to amend this Agreement at any time without prior notice.

While TSMBSCC is under no obligation to vet, screen, monitor, store or maintain information, data or content posted or uploaded on the Website, and is in no way responsible for the contents, TSMBSCC reserves the right to remove and block any Content on the Website for any reason and at any time.

Language

The English version of this Agreement including these Terms and Conditions shall prevail over their Chinese counterparts in case of conflict.

Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. You agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in the event of dispute.