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GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

These Terms and Conditions (together with any other terms and conditions referred to in them) shall apply to Your use of the website located at www.asn.tv and its related channels (the "ASN Site").

By using the ASN Site You confirm that You accept these Terms and Conditions and agree to be bound by them. If You do not wish to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, You may not use the ASN Site.

As part of Our commitment to ensuring the ASN Site is one You want to visit time and time again We welcome your comments on any of the policies or rules set out below. To contact us please use the contact form on the ASN Site.

1              DEFINITIONS

1.1          The ASN Site is operated by ASN Limited, a company registered in Hong. References to "We/Us/Our" shall mean ASN Limited.

1.2          "Users" means the users of the ASN Site collectively and/or individually as the context admits.

1.3          "You/Your" means you, a User of the ASN Site.

1.4           "Website" means a site on the World Wide Web.

2              OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS

2.1          Our Privacy Policy also applies to Your use of the ASN Site. This policy sets out the terms on which We process any personal data We collect from You, or that You provide to Us. By using the ASN Site, You consent to such processing and You warrant that all data provided by You is accurate.

2.2          Our Cookie Policy also applies to Your use of the ASN Site. This policy sets out information about the cookies on the ASN Site.

2.3          The following Chat Posting Rules & Guidelines apply to Your use of the chat forums and bulletin boards which are operated through the ASN Site.

3              ACCEPTABLE USE

3.1          Any use by You of the ASN Site shall be in accordance with the following conditions:

(a)          You must not post or transmit through the ASN Site any defamatory, threatening, obscene, harmful or pornographic material or material which would violate or infringe in any way upon the rights of others (including intellectual property rights, rights of confidentiality, or rights of privacy) or cause distress or inconvenience or which do not comply with all relevant laws. You must not express opinions that are vulgar, crude, sexist, racist or otherwise offensive. Always treat other Users with respect.

(b)          You shall not post or otherwise make available on the ASN Site any material which You do not own without the express permission of the owner of the material.

(c)          You may not copy, download, reproduce, republish, broadcast or transmit in any manner whatsoever, any material on the ASN Site except as is strictly necessary for Your own personal non-commercial home use.

3.2          We cannot guarantee anonymity if You do not abide by these Terms and Conditions or post anything illegal onto the ASN Site.

4              THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

4.1          You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for the availability of any third party Websites or material You access through the ASN Site, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or services on or available from such Websites or material, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused, or alleged to be caused, by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, advertising, products or services available on or available from such Websites or material.

4.2          Any dealings between You and any advertisers or merchants found on or via the ASN Site, including payment for and delivery of products, services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations, associated with such dealings, are solely between You and the relevant advertiser or merchant. You agree not to hold Us liable for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as the result of any such dealings.

5              INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

5.1          All copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of the ASN Site shall remain at all times vested in Us or Our licensors. You are permitted to use this material or content only as expressly authorised in writing by Us or Our licensors and may not and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to copy, reproduce, transmit, distribute, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material or content.

5.2          If You become aware of any such distribution or commercial exploitation, You agree to notify Us immediately.

5.3          You acknowledge that by posting materials on the ASN Site You grant to Us and Our licensors and assigns an irrevocable, perpetual royalty free worldwide licence to use the materials within the ASN Site and in any other manner. The licence extends to copying, distributing, broadcasting, and otherwise transmitting, and adapting and editing the materials.

5.4          If You use material or content supplied as part of the ASN Site in breach of these Terms and Conditions, Your right to use the ASN Site will cease immediately and You must, at Our option, return or destroy any copies, reproductions, transmissions, distributions or derivative works of such material or content that You have made.

7              OUR RIGHTS

7.1          We reserve the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update these Terms and Conditions without notice, and You agree to be bound by any such modifications, alterations or updates which are posted on the ASN Site. You should check these Terms and Conditions regularly to ensure that you are aware of any changes we may have made.

7.2          We reserve the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update the content of the ASN Site. Note, however, that We are under no obligation to update the content of the ASN Site, nor do We guarantee that the ASN Site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions. 

7.3          Material which is posted on any bulletin boards or chat forums is written by Users and We are not responsible for and give no endorsement of such material. We reserve the right to monitor the contributions posted to any of the bulletin boards or chat forums on the ASN Site and may respond to or comment upon communications by You and edit, refuse to post or remove any content from the bulletin boards and chat forums in our absolute discretion. No failure to remove particular material constitutes an endorsement or acceptance of it by Us.

8              Limitation of liability

8.1          To the extent permitted by law, We make no warranties, express or implied, as to the content of the ASN Site or the accuracy, timing or reliability of any information or statements contained therein, or statements, advice and opinions given by Users on the bulletin boards and chat forums which are those of such Users only. We neither endorse nor shall be held responsible for the reliability or accuracy of the same and We are not responsible in any way for any injury, loss or damage which occurs as a result of an opinion expressed or information provided on the ASN Site. If You have any claim arising from the actions or statements of another User, You agree to pursue such a claim only against that User and not from Us.

8.2          We will endeavour to provide and to update the content on the ASN Site using all reasonable care. However, to the extent permitted by law, We exclude all implied warranties as to quality, accuracy or fitness of the ASN Site and We do not warrant that the material contained in the ASN Site, any of the functions contained in the ASN Site and the server will operate without interruption or delay or will be error free, complete, up-to-date or free of viruses or bugs or is compatible with any other software or material.

8.3          We shall not be liable in contract, tort, negligence, breach of statutory duty, or otherwise for any loss or damage whatsoever in any way connected with:

(a)          Your use of, or inability to use, the ASN Site; or

(b)          Your use of or reliance on any content displayed on the ASN Site,

            whether direct or indirect, or foreseeable or not, including, damage to software or hardware, damage for loss of business, loss of profits, or any other consequential loss.

8.4          Note that we only provide the ASN Site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the ASN Site for any commercial or business purposes, and We have no liability to You for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

8.5          Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or limit Our liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence, for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law, which has been committed by Us, our servants, agents or employees.

9              PRIVACY

9.1          We shall comply with applicable Data Protection legislation from time to time in place in respect of any personal information relating to You gathered by Us.

9.2          The way in which We deal with any personal information relating to You which is gathered by Us is set out in Our Privacy Policy. Please ensure that you read this Policy carefully before using the ASN Site.

10              SAFETY

We give Our ongoing commitment to ensure through Our policy of safety that You can use the ASN Site with confidence. When using the ASN Site, in particular any bulletin boards or chat forums, You should always take the following precautions:

10.1          Keep Your identity private. Do not give out Your full name, postal address, telephone number, e-mail address, the name of Your school or any other information (other than that specifically requested by Us), that could help someone discover Your actual identity.

10.2          Never meet with someone in person that You meet online.

10.3          Do not reply to any messages that are hostile, rude or inappropriate, or in any way make You feel uncomfortable. Instead, let Us know about them by emailing Us using the Contact Form.

10.4          If You choose, or are provided with, a User identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of Our security procedures, You must treat such information as confidential and not disclose it to any third party. Should You know or suspect that anyone other than You knows Your user identification code or password, You should promptly notify Us by email using the Contact Form.

11           INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify Us, and/or any of Our affiliates and Our and their officers, directors and employees, immediately on demand, against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these Terms and Conditions by You or any other liabilities arising out of Your use of the ASN Site.

12           TERMINATION

We shall have the right immediately to terminate Your use of the ASN Site if We determine in Our sole discretion that You have breached these Terms and Conditions or have otherwise been engaged in conduct which We determine in Our sole discretion to be unacceptable. This may include, where applicable, disabling Your user identification code or password, whether chosen by You or allocated by Us.

13           FEEDBACK

Should You wish to make any comments to Us about the ASN Site or if you have any questions relating to the same please contact Us using the Contact Form.

14           GENERAL

14.1       If any of these Terms and Conditions are determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the application of any law, such provisions shall be severed and deleted from these Terms and Conditions and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall continue to have full force and effect.

14.2       These Terms and Conditions are governed by English law and both You and Us hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.