TERMS OF USE

Acceptance of Terms of Use

Medalistworld.com owns and operates this Web, located at http://www.medalistworld.com/ (the website). This Terms of Use Agreement (this Agreement) states the terms and conditions under which you may access and use the website. By accessing and using the website you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must not access or use the website.

If you are dissatisfied with the terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines or practices of the Medalistworld.com operating website, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using it.

Medalistworld.com may revise this Agreement at any time by updating this posting. Use of the website after such changes are posted will signify your agreement to these revised terms. You should visit this page periodically to review this Agreement.

Ownership

All materials displayed or otherwise accessible through the website, including, without limitation, news articles, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, and computer code (collectively, the Content) are protected under Thai copyright or other laws, and are owned by Medalistworld.com, its licensors or the party accredited as the provider of the Content. In addition, the website is protected under copyright law as a collective work and/or compilation pursuant to Thai laws. You shall abide by all additional copyright notices, information and restrictions on or contained in any of the Content accessed through the website.

Any use, reproduction, alteration, modification, public performance or display, uploading or posting onto the internet, transmission, redistribution or other exploitation of the website or of any content, whether in whole or in part, other than expressly set out herein, is prohibited without the express written permission of Medalistworld.com.

Trademarks

Medalistworld.com is an official mark or trademark of Medalist Vision Company Limited. Other names, words, titles, phrases, logos, designs, graphics, icons and trademarks displayed on the website may constitute registered or unregistered trademarks of Medalistworld.com or third parties. While certain trademarks of third parties may be used by Medalistworld.com under license, the display of third-party trademarks on the website should not be taken to imply any relationship or license between Medalistworld.com and the owner of said trademark or to imply that Medalistworld.com endorses the wares, services or business of the owner of said trademark. Nothing contained on the website should be construed as granting you any license or right to use any trademark logo or design of Medalistworld.com or any third party, without the written permission of Medalistworld.com or the respective owner of any third-party trademark.

Disclaimer of Warranties

The website and all content is provided as is. By accessing and using the website you acknowledge and agree that use of the website and the content is entirely at your own risk. Medalistworld.com makes no representations or warranties regarding the website and the content, including, without limitation, no representation or warranty:

1.  that the website and/or content will be accurate, complete, reliable, suitable or timely;
2.  that any content, including, without limitation, any information, data, product or service contained in or made available through the website will be of merchantable quality or fit for a particular purpose;
3.  that the operation of the website will be uninterrupted or error free;
4.  that defects or errors in the website will be corrected;
5.  that the website will be free from viruses or harmful components; and
6.  that communications to or from the website will be secure or not intercepted


Limitation of Liability

THIS SITE, AND ALL MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, APPLICATIONS, AND POSTINGS ARE MADE AVAILABLE ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OR ANY GUARANTY OR ASSURANCE THE SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR USE, OR THAT ALL PRODUCTS, FEATURES, FUNCTIONS OR OPERATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE OR PERFORM AS DESCRIBED. Without limiting the foregoing, we are not responsible or liable for any malicious code, delays, inaccuracies, errors, or omissions arising out of your use of the Site. You understand, acknowledge and agree that you are assuming the entire risk as to the quality, accuracy, performance, timeliness, adequacy, completeness, correctness, authenticity, security and validity of any and all features and functions of the Site, including, without limitation, Postings and Materials associated with your use of the Site.

EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY ARISING FROM OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO ANY AND ALL PRODUCTS, APPLICATIONS, OR SERVICES. EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY MADE IN WRITING. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY AND EVERY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL PRODUCTS, APPLICATIONS, OR SERVICES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, THIS SITE, MEDALIST VISION COMPANY LIMITED, ITS PARENT COMPANIES, ANY OF THEIR AFFILIATES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, LICENSORS, OPERATIONAL SERVICE PROVIDERS, ADVERTISERS, OR SUPPLIERS, SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE, OF ANY KIND, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING FROM USE OF THE SITE OR FROM THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES.

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR ANY BREACH OF THESE TERMS BY MEDALIST VISION COMPANY LIMITED, ITS PARENT COMPANIES OR ANY OF THEIR AFFILIATES OR AGENTS SHALL BE, AT OUR OPTION, (1) SUBSTITUTION OR REPLACEMENT OF ALL OR PART OF THE APPLICATION, SERVICE, OR PRODUCT THAT GIVES RISE TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY YOU IN REASONABLE RELIANCE ON US; OR (2) REFUND OF THE AMOUNT THAT YOU PAID TO US. YOU AGREE THAT THE DAMAGE EXCLUSIONS IN THESE TERMS SHALL APPLY EVEN IF ANY REMEDY FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

No Advice

The information contained on the website is for informational purpose only. It is not intended to provide factual or absolute advice to you and you should not rely upon the information to provide any such advice.

Linking

The website contains links to third-party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Medalistworld.com of the contents of such third-party websites. Medalistworld.com is not responsible for the content of any third-party website, nor does it make any representation or warranty of any kind regarding any third-party website including, without limitation:

1.  any representation or warranty regarding the legality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, timeliness, suitability of any content on any third-party website;
2.  any representation or warranty regarding the merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose of any material, content, software, goods or services located at or made available through such third-party websites; or
3.  any representation or warranty that the operation of the third-party websites will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects or errors in such third-party websites will be corrected or that such third-party websites will be free from viruses or other harmful components.


While Medalistworld.com encourages links to the website, it does not wish to be linked to or from any third-party website which:

1.  contains, posts or transmits any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including, without limitation, any content constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, national or international law, regulation which may be damaging or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility or integrity of Medalistworld.com or which contains, posts or transmits any material or information of any kind which promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual, could be harmful to minors, harasses or advocates harassment of another person, provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, provides instructional information about illegal activities, including, without limitation, the making or buying of illegal weapons; or
2.  contains, posts or transmits any information, software or other material which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights, or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights. Medalistworld.com reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the website, including, without limitation, any link which contains or makes available any content or information of the foregoing nature, at any time. You agree to remove any link you may have to the website upon the request of Medalistworld.com.


Submissions

The website may provide features that allow you to post messages and content, to interact with Medalistworld.com and other users and to upload files, documents or other materials (collectively, Submissions). When using any of the features of the website which allow you to post, upload or make Submissions, it is a condition of your use of the website that you observe the rules of netiquette and that you do not:

1.  restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the website, interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper workings of the site or do anything which in the sole discretion of Medalistworld.com imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Medalistworld.com website infrastructure;
2.  post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including, without limitation, any Submission constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, national or international law or regulation;
3.  post or transmit any Submission, including, without limitation, articles, images, stories, software or other material, which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights or which is protected by any intellectual property rights, including, without limitation, copyright, patent, trade secret, trademark or other proprietary rights herein, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or rights holder;
4.  post or transmit any Submission that promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual, could be harmful to minors, harasses or advocates harassment of another person, provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, provides instructional information about illegal activities, including, without limitation, the making or buying of illegal weapons;
5.  post or submit any Submission which solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users;
6.  post or transmit any Submission which contains a virus or other harmful component, or provides or creates computer viruses;
7.  post or transmit junk mail, chain letters, unsolicited mass mailing or spam; or
8.  use the website for commercial purposes, including, without limitation, posting, uploading or transmitting any Submissions which contain advertising or which engage in commercial activities and/or sales, or which involve contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, and/or pyramid schemes.


By posting or uploading Submissions to the website, you grant Medalistworld.com a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, unrestricted, worldwide license to:

1.  use, reproduce, store, adapt, translate, modify, make derivative works from, transmit, distribute, publicly perform or display such Submissions for any purpose; and
2.  2. to sublicense to third parties the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights.


In addition to the grant of the above license, you hereby:

1.  agree to waive all moral rights in any Submission in favour of Medalistworld.com;
2.  consent to your name, address and e-mail appearing as the contributor of any Submission, where applicable, and to the disclosure and/or display of such information and any other information which appears in or is associated with a Submission;
3.  acknowledge and agree that Medalistworld.com is not responsible for any loss, damage, or corruption that may occur to your Submissions; and
4.  acknowledge and agree that any Submissions you provide for display on the website will be considered non-confidential.


Medalistworld.com may review Submissions before they are posted. Medalistworld.com may refuse to post any Submission to the website. Medalistworld.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to edit or remove any Submission, whether or not the Submission is in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable. You acknowledge and agree that Medalistworld.com may, in its sole discretion, monitor the website periodically and disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or other governmental or Court request, to operate the website properly or to protect itself or other users of the website. Any such disclosure shall be in accordance with Medalistworld.com's Privacy Policy.

Medalistworld.com is not responsible for the content of any Submission. Submissions represent the views and opinions of the person(s) posting the Submission and do not represent the views or opinions of Medalistworld.com. You should be aware that when you share personal information in public areas of our web sites, such as chat rooms, discussion groups or bulletin boards, this information might be seen and used by others. We urge you to use good judgment when sharing yours or others personal information in these forums. We reserve the right to use all e-mail addresses submitted in contest entries or by any other means in our various e-mails, including but not limited to: event reminder messages, newsletters, special offers and promotions.

While Medalistworld.com is under no obligation to investigate any complaint regarding any Submission, it may, in its sole discretion, investigate complaints and take any actions it deems appropriate in the circumstances, including, without limitation, removing the offending communication from the website and terminating the submitting party's right to access and use the website (or any portion thereof).

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Medalistworld.com and its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and their respective successors and assigns, from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, costs or expenses whatsoever, including, without limitation, legal fees and disbursements resulting directly or indirectly from:

1.  your breach of any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement;
2.  your access, use or inability to access or use the website or any website to which the website is or may be linked to from time to time;
3.  your use of, reliance on, publication, communication or distribution, uploading or downloading of anything on or from the website; and/or
4.  your violation of any law or regulation.


Registration

To use certain features of the website, you may be asked to register with the website. You agree

1.  to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by any registration form; and
2.  to maintain and promptly update the information you provide to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If Medalistworld.com has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Medalistworld.com has the right to suspend or terminate your access to and use of the website (or any portion thereof). Medalistworld.com's use of any personally identifying information you provide as part of the registration process is governed by the terms of Medalistworld.com's Privacy Policy.


Passwords

To use certain features of the website, you may also need a username and password, which you will receive through the Website registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to notify Medalistworld.com immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. Medalistworld.com cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from Medalistworld.com's failure or your failure to protect your password or account information.

Security

Please note that information sent or received over the Internet is generally unsecure and Medalistworld.com cannot and does not make any representation or warranty concerning security of any communication to or from the website or any representation or warranty regarding the interception by third parties of personal or other information.

Termination

Medalistworld.com may at any time, without notice, in its sole discretion and without cause, terminate your right to access or use the website, (or any portion thereof). Medalistworld.com may also terminate your right to access and use the website, or any part of the website, if you breach any term or condition of this Agreement.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The website (excluding linked websites) is controlled by Medalistworld.com from its offices within Thailand. By accessing or using the website, you agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, the website and/or the Content shall be governed by the laws of Thailand

Notice

Except as expressly stated otherwise, any notices required or allowed under this Agreement shall be given to Medalist Vision Company Limited. by postal mail to: Medalist Vision Company Limited. 96/2 Moo4, T. Lamphaya, A. Muang, Nakornpathom 73000, Thailand

This Terms of Use Agreement was last modified December 2010 and is effective immediately.

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