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Terms and Conditions

1. General Agreement

Welcome to the website Mandarin Strokes, a service of Mandarin Strokes Ltd. ("Mandarin Strokes" or "we"). Please read these Site Terms and Conditions before you use this website.

These license terms are an agreement between Mandarin Strokes Ltd. ("Mandarin Strokes") and you. They apply to the use of this website www.mandarinstrokes.com and all services and products offered by this website.

By using this website, you agree to abide by the terms of this agreement and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including Hong Kong export and re-export control laws and regulations. If you don't agree to these terms, you may not use this website. We may change the terms of this agreement occasionally. By continuing to use the website after we post any changes, you accept and agree to this agreement, as modified.

2. Contents of this Webpage and Linking

2.1 Although we make reasonable efforts to ensure that any information we post to this website is accurate, errors may occasionally appear. This website may not be updated daily. Before you act on information you've found on our website, you should independently confirm any facts that are important to your decision.

2.2 We welcome links to the homepage of our website. You are free to establish a hypertext link to this site so long as the link does not state or imply any (commercial or non-commercial) affiliation, connection, sponsorship or approval of your site by Mandarin Strokes. We do not permit framing or inline linking to our website or any portion of it.

2.3 Mandarin Strokes is not responsible for, and cannot guarantee the performance of any products and services provided by any advertisers or others to whose sites we link. A link to another website does not constitute an endorsement of that site (nor of any product, service or other material offered on that site) by Mandarin Strokes.

3. Ordering Products and Services

3.1 You may be able to order certain Mandarin Strokes services and products through this website. All products and services, their contents, availability, and pricing are subject to change at any time with or without notice. Please fully read the terms and disclaimers accompanying any products or services that you order through this website. To obtain access to certain services on our website, you may be required to register as single “User”.

3.2 As part of any such registration process, you will select a username and a password. You agree that the information you supply during that registration process will be accurate and complete and that you will not register under the name of, nor attempt to enter the service under the name of, another person. Mandarin Strokes reserves the right to reject or terminate any username that, in its judgment, it deems offensive. You will be responsible for preserving the confidentiality of your password and will notify us of any known or suspected unauthorized use of your account.

3.3 A subscription is valid solely for use by the User and not by any other individual or individuals.

4. Development support Fee

The right of full website access granted under these Terms is effective for users after the approval of the registration by Mandarin Strokes upon payment of the development support fee of 1US$. This right will be granted for one year.
The development support fee is non-refundable.

5. Books, Ebooks, Apps

Books, Ebooks and Apps are not refundable. Please contact Mandarin Strokes Ltd. to discuss an individual solution.

6. Copyrights and Disclosures

6.1 Although we make this website freely accessible, we don't intend to give up our rights, or anyone else's rights, to the materials appearing on the website.

The permission to use this webpage and any associate documentation is a limited, personal, non-sublicensable, non-transferable, royalty-free, nonexclusive permission, only for such user's personal, non-commercial use.

6.2 All materials available through this website are the property of Mandarin Strokes Ltd., and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Except for the limited User licenses expressly granted to you in this agreement, Mandarin Strokes expressly reserves all other rights and licenses.

6.3 The trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on the website are registered and unregistered trademarks of Mandarin Strokes and others. Nothing contained on the website should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on the website. Such use is prohibited without the written permission of Mandarin Strokes or such third party that may own the trademarks displayed on the website. You should assume that everything you see or read on the website is copyrighted material unless otherwise noted and may not be used except as provided in these Site Terms and Conditions or in the text on the website without the written permission of Mandarin Strokes. Mandarin Strokes neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the website will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with Mandarin Strokes. Images of people, objects or places displayed on the website are either the property of, or used with permission by, Mandarin Strokes. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Site Terms and Conditions or by written permission by Mandarin Strokes. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity and communications regulations and statutes.

6.4 You may not use our website services in any way that could harm us or impair anyone else's use of them. You may not use the Internet Services to try to gain unauthorized access to any service, data, account or network by any means.

You may not work around any technical limitations, reverse engineer (except and only to the extent that applicable law expressly permits, despite this limitation), decompile, disassemble, attempt to discover the source code or structure, sequence and organization of, or remove any proprietary notices from this website.

You are free to display and print for your personal, non-commercial use information you receive through this website, but you may not otherwise reproduce, publish (including by e-mail or other electronic means) or modify any contents or parts of the contents of this webpage and its database and materials without the prior written consent of their owner. You may not use the webpage and its content in any way that is against the law, distribute, rent, lease or timeshare the use of this website.

6.5 By using this website, you agree not to submit, post or transmit any defamatory, abusive, obscene, threatening or illegal material or any other material that infringes on the ability of others to enjoy this website or that infringes on the rights of others.

As between you and Mandarin Strokes, all title, ownership rights, and intellectual property rights in and to the website and software, and any copies or portions thereof, shall remain at Mandarin Strokes. The software is protected by the copyright laws of Hong Kong as well as Federal and international copyrights. This Agreement does not give you any rights not expressly granted herein.

7. Rights of Use by Mandarin Strokes

Any communications (e.g. mnemonics) you send to Mandarin Strokes are deemed to be submitted on a non-confidential basis and become the sole property of Mandarin Strokes. Mandarin Strokes may, in its sole discretion, reproduce, use, publish, modify, disclose, distribute, or otherwise use these communications in any way and for any purpose. These uses may include, for example, use of the content of any such communications, including any works, marks or names, ideas, concepts or know-how disclosed therein, for any purpose without any obligation to compensate the originator of such communications and without liability to that person.

8. Support Services

This Agreement does not entitle you to any support, upgrades, patches, enhancements, or fixes for the use of this website (www.mandarinstrokes.com). Any such support for the use of this webpage that may be made available by Mandarin Strokes shall become subject to this Agreement.

9. Claims of Copyright Infringement

If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you may notify Mandarin Strokes by providing us with the following information:

  • The physical signature of the owner of the copyright or the person authorized to act on the owner's behalf.
  • A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed and a description of the infringing activity.
  • Identification of the location where the original or an authorized copy of the copyrighted work exists, for example the URL of the website where it is posted or the name of the book in which it has been published. (You must include enough information to allow us to locate the material.)
  • Your name, address, telephone number and email address.
  • A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  • A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

Please contact us in case of claims of copyright infringement by our CONTACT form on our homepage.  

10. Use of Personal Information

Our website service uses Internet protocols, which send to the appropriate systems computer information, such as your IP address, the type of operating system, browser and name and the language code of your computer. Mandarin Strokes uses this information to assure your undisturbed access to our website content. Mandarin Strokes does not use the information to identify or contact you personally. (For more detailed information please read our “Privacy policy”).

11. Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

Mandarin Strokes makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of content on the website nor its technical functioning. Your use of and browsing in the website are at your risk.

NEITHER MANDARIN STROKES NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE WEBSITE IS LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, THE WEBSITE.

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. Mandarin Strokes also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the website or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, or audio from the website.

12. Miscellaneous

Any claim related to, and the use of, this website and the materials contained on the website is governed by the law of the Hong Kong SAR.

The contents of the English, Spanish, French and German version of these terms and conditions are equal.

Last updated 02/09/2012