The China Box (the “TCB”) is an online service subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth below.
TERMS OF SERVICE BETWEEN THECHINABOX AND CLIENT/USER PLACING RELEASE ON THIS SERVICE
By agreeing to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you (the "User") become a User of TCB and agree to be bound by this Agreement. This Agreement is subject to change by TCB at any time, and such changes are effective upon posting of the change herein.
The User is solely responsible for paying the designated fee for each Press Release (the "Release") submitted. We do not offer refunds on used portions of services.
From the moment you submit a draft or "offline" release to our editor, it may take up to 2 business days for us to fully review and polish your release before its dissemination. So be sure to give yourself enough time when sending to us. Normally, though, we will strive to have your release sent out within 24 hours. Please note our offices are located at +8GMT (Beijing & Hong Kong) and operate from 9 AM to 9PM, Monday to Saturday.
All writing and translation work we provide to you will be paid in advance by you, and we do not offer refunds under any circumstance for any and all writing and translation work we provide.
1, That the publication of the material in the Release does not violate any state, federal, national, international or common law copyright, trademark, or service mark rights, any other property rights, privacy rights, confidentiality rights or other proprietary rights of any third party,
2, That the content of the Release is factually and legally accurate;
3, That User is authorized to submit the Release to TCB for distribution;
4, THE USER REPRESENTS AND WARRANTS TO THE CHINA BOX, AS FOLLOWS:
5, USER REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES:
The User is solely responsible for the accuracy and authenticity of the content of each Release submitted to TCB for distribution
will be solely responsible for the development, operation, and preparation of the Release and for all materials that appear therein;
* That the Release does not contain any information which is defamatory, libelous or otherwise illegal; and
* User has independently evaluated the desirability of utilizing TCB's services and is not relying on any representation, guarantee, or statement other than as set forth in this agreement.
RESERVATION OF THE RIGHT TO REJECT RELEASE:
TCB may reject User's Release if TCB determines, in its sole discretion, that the Release is unsuitable for distribution. Unsuitable releases may include, but are not limited to, those Releases that promote sexually explicit materials, promote violence, promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age, promote illegal activities, or otherwise violate intellectual property or other rights, or any other law of the People's Republic of China now or in the future. If TCB rejects User's Release, User is welcome to resubmit an alternative Release at any time. In the event we reject a release, we will refund all or part of the payments already made to us. Be sure to clearly read our terms and conditions before you attempt to post or distribute a release that may be illegal to disseminate in China.
NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS BY THE CHINA BOX:
No warranty is made by TCB regarding any services or products provided by or through TCB. TCB HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION:
1, ANY WARRANTIES AS TO THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES;
2, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE;
3, ANY WARRANTIES AGAINST NON-INFRINGEMENT;
4, ANY OTHER IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM AN ALLEGED COURSE OF DEALING OR OF PERFORMANCE.
LIMITATION OF THE CHINA BOX'S LIABILITIES:
Any liability of TCB, its affiliates or employees, for the failure of any performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of records, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence, or under any other cause or action, shall be strictly limited to a return of any amount paid by or on behalf of the User to TCB in connection with the Release or Releases out of which the claim by User arises. IN NO EVENT SHALL The China Box, ITS AFFILIATES OR EMPLOYEES BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY LOSS OF REVENUE, LOST PROFITS, OR DATA).
All questions regarding TCB subscriptions or the release should be sent to TCB via our email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Agreement contains the entire agreement between the User and TCB regarding the use of TCB, and supersedes all prior written and oral understandings and writings, and may only be amended upon notice by TCB to Users. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, the provisions of this Agreement shall survive its terminations.
JURISDICTION, VENUE, AND CHOICE OF LAW:
The parties agree that the exclusive location for purposes of Jurisdiction and Venue is a court of appropriate jurisdiction in Beijing, P.R.China. In any such action, the parties agree that the laws of P.R.China shall apply and shall govern the determination of the action.
If TCB brings an action to collect any sums due pursuant to this agreement, TCB shall be entitled to recover its reasonable attorneys' fees, expert witness fees, and costs.