TVB Anywhere 服務條款 SERVICE TERMS OF USE

TVB Anywhere服務條款

請細閱以下條款及細則(「本服務條款」)和載於www.tvbanywhere.com網站(「服務網站」)的信息,因其說明了您下在使用TVB Anywhere服務及/或使用任何經電視盒子、流動應用程式或本網站所提供的任何軟件、屬性或功能時的責任。當您登記TVB Anywhere服務、連接進入及/或使用TVB Anywhere服務,或下載或安裝流動應用程式或電視盒子,即表示您已閱讀及理解本服務條款及服務網站內的信息(統稱為「本協議」)、並同意在法律上受其條款及細則約束(經不時修訂)。如果您不同意本協議的條款,請不要使用TVB Anywhere服務。

1 釋義

以下定義適用於本服務條款:

「本協議」 指本服務條款及服務網站所載的信息(經不時修訂),最新版本可從本網站獲取。

「內容」 指服務所提供或在服務內顯示的任何內容,包括但不限於任何頻道、節目、服務、數據、信息、靜態圖片、動態圖像,圖形、視頻、文本、文章、編輯作品、音頻內容、文件、多媒體內容及/或可透過服務、服務網站、電視盒子及/或應用程式連接的其他商品或材料。

「費用」 指會員就使用及/或連接進入服務、獲取內容及/或軟件而應繳付的訂購費用、設備租金、使用費、服務費、手續費、郵費及其他相關費用,收費價格由我們不時修訂。

「會員」、「您」、「客戶」 指已繳付了費用,並根據本協議的條款使用及/或連接進入服務的使用者。

「會籍」 指在下列第3項所詳述有關本服務的會員資格。

「流動應用程式」 指任何由我們提供予會員下載至流動設備以使用及/或連接進入服務及/或內容的流動應用程式。

「電視盒子」 指我們所提供並已預先安裝用於連接進入服務軟件的特定設備及其相關導線和遙控器(所有由第三方經營及提供預先安裝了連接進入服務軟件的設備除外)。

「TVB Anywhere服務」、「服務」 指我們以付費或非付費形式向會員提供透過服務網站、電視盒子及/或流動應用程式從互聯網串流連接進入內容的任何服務。

「軟件」 指已裝設於電視盒子內、或隨後我們透過電視盒子提供、或您根據本協議之條款下載到您的流動設備的軟件、程式及/或流動應用程式。

「服務網站」 指網站www.tvbanywhere.com。

「點播內容」 指我們根據我們不時修訂的條款及細則向會員提供的視頻點播內容。

「我們」 指根據本協議提供服務的TVB Anywhere Limited, 一間在香港特別行政區註冊成立的有限責任公司(「香港」)。

 

2 服務

2.1 服務僅適用於您在會員註冊時所選擇的使用國家,及僅在我們提供服務並獲得內容許可的地理位置。 我們可能會收集您的IP地址以確認您的地理位置。 除非我們以書面形式同意,否則任何於您註冊成為會員時所選擇的使用國家以外地區企圖使用和/或使用本服務的行為是被禁止的。如發現違反本條款,我們有權立即停止服務,而毋須另行通知或向您或任何第三方負責。

2.2 在您遵守本協議的條款和繳付費用及/或任何額外費用(如適用)的前提下,我們或我們的授權人同意向您授予非獨有、不可轉讓及無再授權權利的有限度許可,以連接進入服務及/或內容,僅作個人和非商業用途。

2.3 我們或我們的許可人、供應商、權利人或其他內容供應商保留未有在本服務條款中明確授予您的所有權利。

 

3 會員

3.1 您必須登記成為會員並支付費用(如適用),方會被授權連接進入及/或使用本服務、內容及/或軟件。

3.2 您必須年滿十八歲或以上,或達到您的所在省份、地區、區域或國家的法定成年年齡,方可登記成為會員。未成年的人士須在父母或法定監護人參與和監督下,利用該等人士的帳戶使用服務,並受本服務條款約束。

3.3 在登記過程中,您會被要求向我們提供您的電郵地址、聯絡電話和郵寄通信地址(如適用),及設置用戶名稱、密碼和使用國家。使用國家將確定有關服務的地區性規則和限制的適用性,以及會員獲得地區性的促銷優惠或該服務的資格。您不可以多於一個使用國家登記。由於您的帳戶是我們識別您的方式,而您亦可連接進入服務並與我們進行交易,因此您務必在任何時候都確保帳戶電郵地址和密碼安全保密。出於安全考慮,我們強烈建議您定期更改帳戶密碼。如果您懷疑您的帳戶被未經授權人士使用,應立即通知我們。任何使用您的帳戶所完成的交易(不論該帳戶密碼是否由您或其他被授權或未被授權人士使用)均被視作已獲您的授權,我們概不會就任何與您的帳戶被未獲授權使用有關或所引起的損失或損害負任何責任。

3.4 會員必須嚴格遵守本服務條款內的各項條款,以作為我們授權會員連接進入及/或使用服務、內容及/或軟件的條件。

3.5 我們可能提供多種會籍計劃,包括載有不同費用、條款和限制的推廣計劃或會籍。任何與本服務條款的描述有重大差異的條款將會於您的登記時或我們向您提供的其他通訊中披露。

3.6 部分推廣會籍可能會透過第三方在提供其產品和服務時一起提供。我們不會為該第三方所提供的產品和服務負責。我們保留隨時修改、終止或以其他方式修訂我們提供的會籍計劃的權利。

3.7 就部分推廣計劃或會籍而言,如果您不按照購買該等推廣計劃或會籍時指定的條款和條件在續會或續購日期之前的某段時間內取消會籍或訂購,該等會籍或訂購可能會自動續訂。

3.8 就某些您已訂購的計劃或仍未訂購的其他計劃,我們有絕對酌情權以特別獎賞形式為您提供某些免費試用或折扣優惠。任何此類優惠的邀約條款,我們將會以電郵通知您。我們保留權利隨時修改或取消該等優惠邀約,而不作另行通知。當免費試用或折扣優惠計劃結束後,我們或會開始向您收取有關計劃相應的標準費用,而不作另行通知。

3.9 服務網站及/或軟件(或在大眾傳媒的廣告)內所含的任何有關會籍計劃或其他產品或服務的資料及細節均屬於邀約(invitation to treat),在任何情況下均不構成或被視為要約(offer)。在我們以書面確認您的登記或訂購前,我們之間並未有合同成立。

3.10 會員須全額並在不可以其他欠款抵銷的情況下,根據我們不時通知的方式支付收費及其他收費。除非另有訂明,會員有責任支付由於提供服務而引致之任何銀行手續費、增值稅、商品及服務銷售稅、政府稅收(不包括利得稅)及關稅。我們保留權利不時更改服務費用或其人和部分,或者實施新的收費或費用。價格變動和實施新費用的機制將於變更生效之日後適用於您所登記的新會籍或更新會籍以及所有新會員的會籍。如果會員因任何理由而不再是會員,則該會員在重新登記時須支付當時適用之費用。

3.11 我們保留權利不為常住地址在某些國家及/或地區的使用者登記。該些國家及/或地區可能隨時更改,如有關國家及/或地區的移除將影響現有會員的會籍,我們將盡量給予登記會員合理的事先通知。

3.12 我們保留權利自行判斷是否提供會籍,而我們亦可在不說明原因的情況下拒絕向任何申請人提供會籍。

3.13 即使協議中有任何相反的規定,您承諾並同意我們在任何情況下均不會就費用提供全部或部分退款。

 

4 連接進入服務

4.1 您確認並同意您只能透過您選購的會員計劃所指定的設備(「主設備」)按照本協議的條款連接進入服務,即(a)連接服務網站的個人電腦; (b)連接電視盒子的電視機;或(c)已安裝軟件的兼容流動裝置(視乎情況而定)。

4.2 您須根據我們的指示自行安裝電視盒子或流動應用程式(視乎情況而定)。

4.3 我們不保證服務網站、電視盒子、流動應用程式及/或軟件能與任何設備或系統兼容,在任何情況下我們均不會就此而承擔任何責任或後果,包括但不限於任何對設備及系統的損害及任何資料數據的遺失。

4.4 我們保留權利自行決定不時更新軟件,包括但不限於增加、更改或移除功能及特色,及更改用戶界面或您可連播服務或內容的方法。

4.5 您須負責自費獲取及維持所有連接進入服務所需的所有設備、系統或軟件及服務。連接進入服務的某些功能或交易,建議或可能需要預先取得軟件的最新版本。您須負責透過第三者網絡連接進入服務及更新軟件所引起的任何通訊或數據傳訊費用。您特別承諾您須獲得及維持無間斷、有足夠頻寬及具無限流量下載政策的互聯網網絡連線,以連接進入服務及/或內容。您明白和同意使用服務及/或內容,有可能會影響由第三方網絡公司提供予您的寬頻服務的運作及/或享受,並承諾和同意我們毋須在有關情況下承擔任何責任。

4.6 管有或擁有電視盒子及/或流動應用程本身概不賦予您使用或連接進入服務及/或軟件及/或內容的權利。

4.7 部分點播內容或會受購買時指定的附加條款和細則約束。

4.8 對於從我們或我們的特許經銷商或銷售代理商處購買的電視盒子,我們將自購買證明上指明的購買電視盒子日起計一(1)年內,向您提供不可轉讓的製造商有限硬件保修(「保修」)(須出示購買證明文件正本,例如正式銷售收據/單據,方可取得保修; 否則將會收取服務費)。保修服務不適用於:(a)電視盒子沒有宣稱之瑕疵或缺陷;(b)裝飾性損壞,包括但不限於刮花、凹痕和端口的塑料破損;(c)與另一產品或補助或周邊設備一起使用而造成的損壞;(d)意外、濫用、疏忽、不當使用、液體接觸、火災、地震、天災或其他外在因素所造成的損壞;(e)在我們的用戶手冊,技術規格或其他發佈的指引範圍外操作電視盒子而造成的損壞;(f)由非獲我們授權人士提供的任何維修(包括升級和擴充)而造成的損壞;(g)在未獲我們的書面許可前自行打開或改裝電視盒子以變更其功能或性能;(h)正常損耗或因電視盒子老化而導致的正常損耗;(i)電視盒子序號條碼的任何部份被移除或損毀;(j)與電視盒子不支持的產品、軟件或選項、或配置一起使用而導致之任何操作性或兼容性問題;(k)如電視盒子是贓物或我們根據執法機構提供之資料有理由相信電視盒子是贓物;或(l)消耗性的零件項目。所有不載於本第4項條款的保證、條件及其他條款均不包括本保修服務內,而我們對載於本保修服務文件以外的服務一概不作任何關於電視盒子的承諾、條款或保證。

4.9 您同意本第4項條款的要求可能會被不時更改。

 

5 軟件使用

5.1 在您遵守本服務條款的規定及繳付費用(如適用)的前提下,我們特此授予您非獨家及不可轉讓的權利(轉授權除外),允許您按照本服務條款及軟件的任何特許協議,在個人電腦或瀏覽裝置上儲存、運行和使用軟件以連接進入服務,惟此授權僅允許作以上用途。如果您不遵守本服務條款,包括此許可的限制,此許可將自動終止,恕不另行通知。

5.2 我們及我們的授權人擁有並保留關於服務、服務網站、內容、軟件及/或電視盒子的所有專有權利,包括軟件中的所有專利、版權、商業秘密、商標和其他知識產權。本條款未明確授予您的所有權利由我們或我們的授權人保留。您確認上述授予的許可僅限於根據本服務條款的限制使用軟件的權利,而並不會提供您軟件的所有權。軟件體現了我們的商業秘密和其他專有信息和材料。除非我們以書面形式另行同意,否則禁止任何試圖(i)複製、分發、再授權、租賃或以其他方式將軟件轉讓給任何第三方(已納入電視盒子中除外);(ii)修改、增強、反彙編、反編譯、創建軟件的衍生作品、逆向工程或以其他方式獲得對軟件的源代碼;(iii)從電視盒子中移除或解除軟件;如有違反本規定,我們將有權立即停止服務,並且在不影響上述條款的前提下,我們保留所有權利對您採取法律行動並要求賠償。

5.3 除非我們另有明確說明,否則您對於或有關於服務、服務網站、內容、軟件、電視盒子及服務、服務網站、內容、軟件或電視盒子中包含的材料所進行的任何操作,都不會致使任何知識產權轉讓予您,也不會授權您行使任何知識產權的權利。

5.4 如果您侵犯我們任何的知識產權或任何人士的其他權利,我們及我們的授權人明確保留權利終止服務及/或您的會籍,而毋須另行通知及負上任何責任,並就任何與此有關的損失和損害向您採取法律行動。

5.5 本第5項條款將在您的會籍終止或到期或您停止使用服務後繼續生效。

 

6 會員責任

會員:

(a) 僅獲授權根據本服務條款連接進入及/或使用服務、服務網站、內容及/或軟件,作其個人和非商業用途;

(b) 須對其就服務、服務網站、內容及/或軟件的使用,以及任何人士透過其帳戶就任何服務、服務網站、內容及/或軟件的使用,獨自承擔責任;

(c) 不得在任何不屬於其所擁有或控制的裝置內使用服務、服務網站、內容及/或軟件;

(d) 除了通過服務網站、電視盒子及/或流動應用程式外,不得以任何其他途徑連接進入服務及/或內容;

(e) 不得自行或容許任何人士銷售、再生産、複製、分發、發布、修改、製作以服務、服務網站、內容、電視盒子或軟件或其人和部分為基礎的衍生產物;

(f) 同意服務及/或內容只供其於私人住宅使用及/或觀看;除非經我們事先書面同意,不得或不得容許任何人士放映、播放、展示、使用、連接進入或觀看服務及/或內容,作任何公開或商業用途;

(g) 在不局限第6(f)項的情況下,不得為使用或連接進入軟件、服務、或任何內容,或就進入可觀看服務或內容的任何處所收取任何費用;

(h) 須於登記時及/或使用服務、軟件、服務網站及/或內容時、按要求提供關於會員的真實、準確、最新及完整的資料(「資料」);

(i) 同意維持及及時更新提供予我們的資料,並確保其真實、準確、最新及完整。如果我們有合理理由懷疑會員的資料不真實、不準確、不完整或不是最新的,我們有權暫停服務或限制會員連接進入服務、內容及/或軟件,以及拒絕提供所有或任何當前或未來就服務、內容及/或軟件的使用,而毋須另行通知或對會員或任何第三者負責;

(j) 不得自行或容許任何人士限制或阻止其他人士使用服務,包括但不限於透過「非法入侵」或破壞服務、軟件、服務網站及/或內容的任何部分;

(k) 不得自行或容許任何人士於使用服務、軟件及/或服務網站時,對其他會員作出帶有誹謗性的言論、騷擾或造成困擾;

(l) 不得自行或容許任何人士連接進入或使用服務、服務網站、內容或該軟件,以作任何非法用途或無明確於本服務條款授權的任何用途;

(m) 不得自行或容許任何人士修改、改編、再授權、再生產、分發、複製、利用、翻譯、銷售、逆向工程、解編或分拆服務、服務網站、軟件及/或內容或其任何部分;

(n) 不得自行或容許任何人士以任何方式或透過任何媒體從服務下載、複製、存儲、翻錄、分發、分享或重新導向任何內容;

(o) 不得自行或容許任何人士干擾或破壞服務或連接服務的伺服器或網路;

(p) 不得使用任何有可能損害我們網絡或其他第三方器材的任何儀器(若發生此事,您必須立即停止接駁相關儀器);

(q) 同意不會在未得我們事先書面許可的情況下,以自動化的方式,包括但不限於代理、機械人、程式編碼或蜘蛛程式,連接進入、監控或複製服務、軟件、服務網站及/或內容的任何部分;

(r) 不得自行或容許任何人士修改、數碼化、編碼、重新格式化、壓縮、解密、檢索、干擾或以任何方式控制服務或內容的信號,包括輸出電視盒子信號;

(s) 不得自行或容許任何人士使用任何機械人、蜘蛛程式、腳本網站搜索/檢索應用程式,或使用其他手動或自動裝置或程序作檢索、索引、“數據挖掘”,或以任何方式複製、破壞、複製或規避服務、服務網站,內容及/或軟件的瀏覽結構或展示方式;

(t) 不得自行或容許任何人士向服務、服務網站、軟件、電視盒子及/或內容及其任何部分加入含有任何病毒、蠕蟲、計時炸彈、特洛伊木馬或其他有害或具破壞性元素的任何軟件或其他物料;

(u) 不得收集其他使用服務的用戶資料;

(v) 須於任何時候均遵守不時修訂的所有相關和適用的法律法規、任何操作/或使用規則,以及我們為了提供及/或使用服務或任何內容或軟件而不時出具的所有指示和指引。

 

7 資料保護

7.1 您同意我們可定期收集和使用技術數據和相關信息,包括UUID,有關您的電腦、設備、系統和應用軟件的技術信息,以便於向您提供相關平台及/或應用程式的軟件更新、產品支援和其他服務(如有)。您也同意我們可根據我們的隱私政策(載於服務網站,並納入及構成本服務條款的一部分)收集、使用和保留您的個人資料。

7.2 請參閱載於服務網站內我們現行的隱私政策的條款和細則。我們保留權利在任何時候修改我們的隱私政策。如您於有關隱私政策的修訂於服務網站發布後,使用服務、服務網站、內容和/或軟件,將構成您意接受該等修訂。

 

8 確認

您確認明白:

(a) 我們有權,但並無責任,不時監察您所接收的服務,並為符合相關節目運營的法例或規則需要,或為保障自身或您的利益而披露相關資料;

(b) 我們並沒有部份內容的編輯控制權及並不會對該等內容的真實性作出任何聲稱或聲明;

(c) 服務的部份頻道、節目及其他內容是由第三方供應商提供及在我們控制範圍以外;

(d) 服務的部份信息可能由第三方信息服務供應商提供 (「信息」),而信息的提供將受我們不時自行決定修訂的任何條件約束。在不限制前述條文的一般性原則下,信息的提供將受以下條款及細則約束。您:(i) 須使用信息僅作觀賞的目的;(ii) 不得傳載,重新傳載或再分發(無論是以實時形式與否)信息給任何第三方;(iii) 不得利用信息或其任何部分,作非您個人及非商業用途;(iv) 確認信息的所有權利及所有從信息中獲得的任何其他信息(不論以任何形式表述),必須是及屬於相關信息提供者及任何其附屬公司或聯營公司的財產(視乎情況而定);(v) 不得使用信息或允許信息或其任何部分被用作非法用途;(vi) 確認及同意相關信息提供者,包括相關交易所,會盡力確保所提供的資料之準確性及可靠性,但不保證信息的準確性及可靠性,亦不會對任何信息的失準,遺漏,延誤或中斷而產生的任何損失或損害承擔任何責任(不論是合同還是民事侵權行為責任或其他的責任);(vii) 確認及同意信息的使用須受相關信息提供者不是給予的指示約束,而您在此同意遵守該等指示;

(e) 對於您可以透過或與服務相關聯或嵌入到服務中的任何第三方(例如我們的信息供應商或廣告商或贊助商或促銷合作夥伴)軟件、材料、應用程式、媒體平台、設備或服務的可靠性或性能,我們不作任何陳述或認可。您同意對任何上述軟件、材料、應用程式、媒體平台、設備或服務的使用自行承擔風險;

(f) 部分服務及/或內容可能由第三方供應商提供或維持。在此等情況下,您與任何第三方供應商之間的通訊函件或交易,純屬您與該第三方供應商的事情,而且您同意,因您與任何第三者進行的交易而招致任何形式的損失或損害,我們將不會承擔責任或負責;

(g) 我們對任何個別內容的質素、完整性、有用性或連續性不作出任何表述、承諾、保證、承擔或擔保;

(h) 您並未有以任何資料或陳述為依據,而認為我們必能於您整個或部分會籍期間向您提供任何個別內容;

(i) 服務中可用的內容將因地理位置而異,並將隨時更改;

(j) 我們可以更改、更換或者撤銷任何該服務中的內容(不論已宣傳與否),而受制於許可限制,部分頻道可能被調整並有異於實際廣播的頻道;

(k) 我們可以更改或減少該頻道中任何電視頻道或任何節目的播放小時的數量;

(l) 部分服務或附有額外費用和條款及細則,而該等條款及細則將附錄於本協議。您需要同意該等額外費用和條款及細則以連接使用相關服務;

(m) 任何內容只是表達內容發言人的看法,並不是我們的觀點或與我們有關的實體;

(n) 我們不會就該服務及/或內容因維修或技術困難或在非我們能合理地控制的情況下被中斷或中止,或您因任何原因未能進入或觀看該服務,而提供退款或抵免;

(o) 您透過該服務的連結而使用不同網頁或網站/應用程式,可能受到額外或不同條款及細則所約束。除本協議的條款及細則外,您使用該等網頁或網站/應用程式須受該等額外條款及細則所規管。如果有任何歧義,應以該等網頁或網站的額外條款及細則為準。我們無法控制與服務或服務網站相關聯的任何第三方網頁或網站/應用程式,而我們對與服務或服務網站鏈接的任何異地網頁或任何其他第三方網頁或網站/應用程式(包括但不限於通過廣告鏈接的網站/應用程式)的內容或準確性不負任何責任;

(p) 服務全部或部分來自我們及/或其他授權來源提供的材料,並受到所有相關知識產權法律(包括版權和商標法律)的保護。我們和我們的授權方保留服務、服務網站、內容、電視盒子和軟件的所有權利,以及所有服務及服務網站內之內容的所有權利;而所有軟件亦均由我們或我們相關的授權人所擁有或控制。本條款將在您的會員資格終止或到期以及/或您使用服務後仍然有效;

(q) 就您關於服務、服務網站、內容、電視盒子和軟件或任何包含於服務、服務網站、內容、電視盒子和軟件的材料所做的一切事情均不會轉移任何相關知識產權給您或准許您行使任何相關知識產權;

(r) 部份內容或不適合未成年人觀看。在您允許任何人士觀看相關內容前,您須負責檢查有意或打算觀看該等內容的人士的身分及/或年齡,以確保未成年人不會使用您的用戶名稱和密碼進入該服務觀看該等內容。對任何使用您的帳戶連接、訂購和查看任何內容(不論您或其他人使用該帳戶是否被授權),我們並不承擔任何責任;

(s) 除非另有明確說明,任何服務的新增或加強的功能均受本條款及細則所約束;

(t) 我們在任何時候將會在您使用的任何電腦及/或手提裝置內使用及/或安裝應用程式或軟件,目的是以檢測以任何形式或透過任何媒體作任何下載、複製、存放、翻錄、發行、分享或轉發該服務的任何內容所有內容;

(u) 我們或會支付佣金或提供折扣至介紹您給我們的第三方;

(v) 任何人士通過您的註冊帳戶使用服務和內容(不論獲得您的批准與否),均將被視為您對本服務和內容的使用;

(w) 服務的提供視乎我們分配該服務的服務能力(包括但不限於瀏覽能力)及您的互聯網連接或手機網絡的信賴性及穩定性,而這些均不在我們控制之內。就任何未能連接或延誤連接該服務或其任何部份(不論是瀏覽能力不足或其他原因)及/或或許由該服務所引起您的手提網絡、互聯網連接、及/或相關速度及/或寬頻所帶來的影響或結果,我們概不向您或第三者包括該服務的使用者(不論取得授權與否)負責;

(x) 當您透過網絡帶寬服務使用服務時,您的網絡帶寬可能會減少。由於使用服務須連接互聯網和涉及網絡數據傳輸費用,請注意您的網絡服務供應商所收取的網絡消耗和網絡數據傳輸費用;

(y) 服務的安裝和使用將佔用您設備的某些存儲容量,您需時刻地在您的設備中保持足夠的存儲容量。

(z) 我們可在沒有通知或對您或任何第三方負任何責任的情況下:

(i) 隨時暫停服務以執行系統維護、升級、測試、修理,並且/或者保護解碼系統的安全,而不作預先通知;

(ii) 暫停您的服務,如我們發現您的服務使用量超出正常使用量。當服務恢復後,我們不會就該暫停期間按比例延長閣下的任何服務計劃或可觀看節目的指定時間;

(iii) 暫停您使用服務如(i)您未有付款(ii)您未能提供準確或更新的個人資料; 或(iii)我們,在我們合理的意見下,懷疑您進行異常購買或一系列購買;

(iv) 拒絕向您提供服務,如果您無法成功安裝電視盒子和/或下載移動應用程式或軟件;

(v) 限制或暫停您連接該服務、內容及/或軟件,當我們因您使用服務、內容及/或軟件或您違反了任何本條款而認為合適時;

(vi) 擴展、減少、撤回及/或修改該服務、內容及/或該軟件的任何部分;

(vii) 清除、關閉及/或終止服務或內容的傳輸或瀏覽,當我們認為會違反任何適用的法律、法規或監管指令或其他不能接受的原因下。

(aa) 若您未有如期付款,我們可透過外聘的債務托收代理代表我們向您收取款項。在該情況下,您須向我們支付額外的違約金額。該筆金額不會超過我們支付債務托收代理的服務費用,而債務托收代理會代表我們將該筆金額計入您的欠款中(該金額視乎拖欠金額而定)。如在尚未繳清金額前您已被暫停或終止連接本服務,我們保留權利向您徵收重新接駁服務的行政費。該行政費應視為本服務條款「費用」的一部份。

 

9 責任

9.1 於適用的法律允許的最大範圍內,我們明確表示對您或任何第三方(包括使用服務的用戶,無論授權與否)並不承擔以下任何責任:

(a) 您使用的服務和/或服務網站和/或電視盒子和/或軟件和/或移動應用程序;

(b) 任何服務內容;

(c) 服務所提供的任何服務傳輸的及時性、缺失、錯誤發送、干擾、故障或中斷;

(d) 因任何通訊網絡或提供有關連接的第三方之延誤、故障或過失而未能連接到服務的全部或其部份;

(e) 電視盒子及/或流動應用程式中的任何缺陷,除非這些缺陷已被證明是由於我們的疏忽引起,或者如果在服務系統中發現了錯誤,而該錯誤在我們合理的控制範圍內;

(f) 向您提供服務而導致的任何損失(無論是直接的及/或相應的)或損害,包括但不限於我們和/或我們的經銷商、代理人、承包商、僱員和高級職員的任何作為或不作為(包括疏忽);任何因我們無法控制及/或您不遵守本服務條款而造成的任何損害;

(g) 因我們或我們的高級職員、僱員、承包商或代理人的疏忽或任何其他侵權行為而造成的間接或相應損失或損害(不論是直接還是間接);

(h) 因使用電視盒子、服務、軟件、服務網站及/或任何內容而導致的任何損壞、數據遺失及/或對您互聯網連接、其消耗及/或頻寬的後果或影響;

(i) 基於合同、侵權或其他索償或任何收入損失(無論是直接或間接)、利潤損失或任何附屬或相應損失,不論是金錢上還是其他方面的損失;

(j) 關於服務及/或透過服務供應、供給、出售、賣出或提供的內容(或有關供應、供給、出售、賣出或提供的任何失誤或延誤)所導致的任何索償;

(k) 基於(i)超出我們能合理控制的事件或情況;(ii)我們系統的保養、升級、測試及/或維修;(iii)您互聯網的連接及其速度、頻寬、有關系統和服務的可靠性和穩定性;(iv)任何其他第三方、設備的軟件或服務,而造成本服務或服務能力(包括但不限於為本服務所分配的流動容量)、設備、軟件及/或內容的任何干擾、暫停、延遲、故障或停用;及/或(v)國家或地方政府適用的法律法規或其他行為的任何變更;

(l) 基於您使用服務、服務網站、電視盒子、軟件及/或內容而引致任何侵犯知識產權的事項。

9.2 於適用的法律允許的最大範圍內,我們(和我們的關聯公司)和我們的授權方(及其關聯公司)不對服務、服務網站、電視盒子、軟件及/或內容的所有權、適用於特定目的、適售性,準確性或服務質量作出任何陳述或保證(不論明示或暗示)。除非本服務條款另有規定,否則我們(和我們的關聯公司)和我們的授權方(及其關聯公司)不會對任何從使用服務及/或任何內容的任何部分而獲得的結果負起維護信息機密性的義務(儘管我們目前的做法是維護此類機密性)。服務及與此相關的所有內容和軟件,或與服務相關的任何其他功能或性能,均為其「原狀」及屬「原供應」具有故障狀態,並無任何形式的保證。我們不表明或保證服務符合您的要求;及/或您連接和使用服務將不受干擾或無錯誤、無病毒、惡意代碼或其他有害組件或安全。您明確同意您自行決定及承擔使用服務、服務網站、電視盒子、流動應用程式、軟件及/或內容或通過使用上述而獲得的內容的風險,並將對由此產生或與之相關的任何損害負上全部責任。

 

10 終止會籍

10.1 您可隨時終止您的會籍,惟我們不會就任何剩餘的會籍期間提供退款或抵免。

10.2 如果您或如果我們懷疑您:(i)違反任何本服務條款的規定;(ii)對員工或其他會員進行任何破壞行為;或(iii)非法或不當地使用服務、服務網站、內容及/或軟件,除了我們應有的任何權利或補救措施外,我們可隨時終止您的會籍或限制您對該服務的使用,而毋須事先通知或負上任何責任

10.3 當會籍因任何原因終止,您就服務、服務網站、內容及軟件的連接進入,以及所有根據本服務條款授予您的所有許可、權利和特權將立刻終止,而在任何情況下,您均不會獲得任何費用或保證金利息的退款,或任何提前繳付的任何費用按比例的退款或抵免。任何終止均不會影響您或我們已產生的任何權利或責任,亦不影響任何以明確或隱含方式擬定於終止日或之後生效或持續有效的條款的有效性或持續性。

 

11 本服務條款之更改

我們可於我們認為合適的情況下不時對本協議提及的本條款及政策及其他載於服務網站的內容作出修改,而有關修改將透過服務網站發布。您有責任經常查閱本條款及保持對本條款任何修改的了解,因此我們建議您經常查閱本條款。有關修改將立即生效並取代任何本條款的先前版本。您繼續使用及/或連接進入服務、服務網站、內容及/或軟件,即表示您接受有關修改。倘若您不同意接受任何非重要的修訂,您有權終止會籍,惟我們不會就任何剩餘的會籍期間提供退款或抵免。

 

12 不可抗力

 

我們有時可能因超出我們合理控制範圍的事宜(例如火災、水災、惡劣天氣、自然災害、第三方供應商或速遞夥伴的過失、電力中斷、設備或傳輸故障、互聯網或電訊中斷、禁運、禁令或任何國家政府或地方政府的其他約束和行動)而未能按協議服務。在此等情況下,我們不會就延誤或未能按本協議向您提供服務、服務網站、軟件及/或內容而承擔任何責任,而所有費用將不予退還或部分退還

 

13 管轄法律

 

本協議受香港法律約束,並按照香港法律解釋,而因本協議所致之任何爭議,應受香港境內之香港法院之非專屬司法管轄權管轄。

 

14 轉讓

 

您同意我們與您之間就有關服務的本協議屬您個人所有,並同意在任何情況下,不得出讓或轉讓或試圖轉讓予任何其他人士。您同意我們可自行判斷出讓或轉讓本協議及我們在本協議下的權利及義務予任何人士或機構,毋須經您的同意,而我們亦可委聘代理人或分包商履行我們的責任。

 

15 其他

15.1 本協議的任何條款, 不論明示或暗示, 既非旨在亦不會根據或因本協議而賦予任何並非本協議的立約一方任何性質的權利、利益或補救方法。 香港法例第623章《合約(第三者權利)條例》的條文之適用性在本協議被明確排除。

15.2 您同意我們與您之間就有關該服務的本協議構成您與我們內容之完整協議,而先前所有或任何通訊、協議或陳述被本協議完全取代。此條款並無意圖免除含有欺詐成分之失實陳述之法律責任。

15.3 若本協議中的任何條款被宣告無效或不能執行,則該條款將從本協議中被分割,而本協議中其他條款的合法性及可執行性將不會受到影響地繼續生效。

15.4 對於本協議的條款,我們有完全的自主決定權。

15.5 我們未能執行本協議的任何權利或規定,將不被視為放棄該等權利或規定。

15.6 如果本服務條款與本服務中涉及特定材料的規則和具體使用條款之間存在任何衝突,則以後者為準。

15.7 如本協議之英文版本與本協議之其他語言翻譯版本有任何不符,以本協議的英文版本為準。

最後更新:2017年4月7日

 

TVB ANYWHERE SERVICE TERMS OF USE

Please read the following terms of use (“these Terms”) and the information on www.tvbanywhere.com (the “Service Website”) carefully as they explain your responsibilities relating to your use of the TVB Anywhere Service and/or any Software, features or functionalities available on or through the Player, Mobile Apps and the Service Website. By registering for, accessing and/or using the TVB Anywhere Service, or by downloading or installing the Mobile Apps or Player, you represent that have read and understood these Terms and the information o n the Service Website (collectively, the “Agreement”) and that you agree to be bound by the terms of the Agreement (as amended from time to time). If you do not agree to the terms of the Agreement, please do not use the TVB Anywhere Service.

1 Definitions

In these Terms references to:

Agreement means these Terms and the information on the Service Websiteas amended from time to time and any replacement thereof, the latest version of which can be obtained from the Service Website.
Content means any content made available or appearing in the Service including but not limited to any channels, programmes, services, data, information, still pictures, moving images, graphics, video, text, articles, editorial works, audio content, files, multimedia content and/or other goods or materials that can be accessed through or on the Service, the Service Website, Player and/or Mobile Apps.
Fees means subscription fee, equipment rental fee, usage fee, service fee, handling fee, postage fees, and any other relevant fees and charges payable by a Member for the use of and/or access to the Service, as determined by us from time to time.
Member(s)”, “you”, “ your refers to a person who has paid the Fees to use and/or access the Service pursuant to the terms of the Agreement.
Membership means membership of the Service more particularly described in Article 3 hereunder.

Mobile Apps

means any mobile applications offered by us for our Members to download to their mobile device for the use of and/or access to the Service and/or Content.

Player

means a designated device pre-installed with the Software operated and provided by us for accessing the Service, and its associated cabling and remote control handset, and shall exclude all devices pre-installed with the Software operated and provided by third parties.
TVB Anywhere Service”, “ Service means any services offered by us through which our Members can access the Content streamed over the Internet on or via the Service Website, Player and/or Mobile Apps with or without Fees.
Service Website means website www.tvbanywhere.com .
Software means the software, programs and/or Mobile Apps installed with the Player or subsequently provided by us on the Player or downloaded by you to your mobile device pursuant to the terms of the Agreement for using and/or accessing the Service and/or Content.
VOD Content means video-on-demand content offered by us to Members pursuant to such terms and conditions specified by us from time to time.
we”, “us”, “ our”, “ours refers to TVB Anywhere Limited, a limited liability company incorporated in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (“Hong Kong”), in relation to the provision of the Service under the Agreement.

2 Service

2.1 The Service is available to you only within the country of use that you have selected at the time of Membership registration and only in geographic locations where we offer the Service and have licensed the Content. We may collect your IP address to confirm your geographic location. Any attempt to use and/or access to the Service outside of the country of use in which you have registered your Membership with us is prohibited except as may be otherwise agreed by us in writing, and contravention of which shall entitle us to deactivate the Service forthwith without notice and liability to you or any third party.

2.2 Subject to your strict compliance with the terms of the Agreement and your payment of Fees (as applicable), we or our licensors grant you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferrable license, with no right to sublicense, to access and make personal and non-commercial use of the Service and/or Content.

2.3 All rights not expressly granted to you in these Terms are reserved and retained by us or our licensors, suppliers, rights holders, or other content providers.

3 Membership

3.1 You are required to register for a Membership with us and pay the Fees (as applicable) before you are authorized to access and/or use the Service, Content and/or Software.

3.2 You must be over 18 years of age, or the age of majority in your province, territory, region, or country, to register to become a Member. Individuals under the age of 18 or the age of majority may utilize the Service only with the involvement and supervision of a parent or legal guardian, under such person’s account and otherwise subject to the terms of the Agreement.

3.3 During the registration process, you will be required to provide us with your email address, telephone number, and shipping address (as applicable) and to set up a user name, password and country of use. The country of use determines the applicability of any local rules and restrictions relating to the Service and your eligibility for local Contents or promotions. You are not allowed to state more than one country of use. As your account is the means by which we identify you and by which you access the Service and make transactions with us, you must keep your account email address and password secure. For security reasons, we strongly recommend you to change your password periodically. In the event that there is suspicious of the use of your account by unauthorized persons, you shall immediately notify us. All transactions done using your account (whether used by you or other person, authorized or not) shall be deemed to be authorized by you, and we will not be responsible for any unauthorized access or losses in connection with or arising out of the unauthorized use of your account.

3.4 Our authorization for Members to access and/or use the Service, the Content and/or the Software is conditional upon their strict compliance with each of these Terms.

3.5 We may offer a number of Membership plans, including special promotional plans or Memberships with differing Fees, conditions and limitations. Any materially different terms from those described in these Terms will be advised at your registration or in other communications made available to you.

3.6 Some promotional memberships may be offered by third parties in conjunction with the provision of their own products and services. We are not responsible for the products and services provided by such third parties. We reserve the right to modify, terminate or otherwise amend our offered Membership plans.

3.7 Some Membership plans or subscription Service may renew automatically if you do not cancel your Membership or subscription within a certain time period before the renewal date in accordance with the terms and conditions specified at the time of purchase.

3.8 We may offer you certain free trials or discounted price for certain plans you have subscribed or for other plans you have not subscribed from time to time at our sole discretion. Such promotional offer terms will be sent to your email. We reserve the right to modify or cancel such promotional offer at any time without notification. Once the free trial or discounted offer of such plans ends, we may start billing you for the standard Fees corresponding to such plans without further notice.

3.9 Information and particulars as to the Membership plans or other products or services available at the Service Website and/or Software (or advertised over public media) constitute invitations to treat, and shall not be construed as offers under any circumstances. No contract will be formed until your registration or order has been confirmed by us in writing.

3.10 Fees and other charges shall be paid in the manner notified by us from time to time in full without offset. Unless otherwise indicated, each Member shall be liable to pay any applicable postage fees, bank charges, value added tax, good and services tax, government taxes (excluding profit tax) and duties arising from the provision of the Service. We may, at any time, upon notice, change the price of the Service or any part thereof, or institute new charges or fees. Price changes and institution of new charges implemented will apply to your subsequent new or renew membership and to all new customers after the effective date of the change. If a Member ceases to be a Member for whatever reasons, the Member shall be liable to pay the prevailing Fees upon re-registration.

3.11 We reserve the right not to offer Membership to individuals with - addresses in certain countries and/or regions. Such countries and/or regions are subject to change however in circumstances where the removal of a country and/or region will affect the Membership of existing registered Members, we will endeavor to provide advance notice to registered Members.

3.12 Membership is offered at our sole discretion and we may refuse Membership to anyone without specifying reasons.

3.13 Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in the Agreement, you acknowledge and agree that no refund or partial refund of Fees shall be made under any circumstances.

4 Accessing the Service

4.1 You acknowledge and agree that you may access the Service only via the device (“Main Device”) as specified in the Membership plan that you have chosen, that is (a) a personal computer through the Service Website, (b) a television connected with the Player, or (c) a compatible mobile device installed with the Mobile Apps (as the case may be) in accordance with the terms of the Agreement.

4.2 You are responsible to install, at your own cost, the Player or Mobile Apps (as the case may be) pursuant to our directions.

4.3 We do not warrant that the Service Website, Player, Mobile Apps and/or Software will be compatible with any equipment or systems and we shall in no event owe to you any responsibility or liability in respect thereof, including without limitation any damage to equipment and systems and any loss of data.

4.4 We reserve the right to update the Service Website and/or Software from time to time in our sole discretion, including but not limited to adding, changing or removing functionalities and features, and changing the user interface or the manner in which you are able to access the Service and/or the Content.

4.5 You are responsible to obtain and maintain at your own expense all equipment, systems or software and services needed to access the Service. The latest version of the Software is recommended and may be required to access the Service for certain features or transactions. You shall bear any communication or data transmission charges incurred by accessing the Service and/or the Content and updating the Software through a third party network. In particular, you acknowledge that you shall obtain and maintain an uninterrupted internet connection with sufficient bandwidth with an unlimited download policy in order to access the Service and/or Content. You acknowledge and agree that the use of the Service and/or Content may affect your enjoyment and/or the operation of the broadband services provided by the third party network and we shall not in any event be liable in respect thereof.

4.6 Neither possession nor ownership of the Player and/or Mobile Apps shall in themselves confer on you a right to access the Service and/or Content.

4.7 Some VOD Content may be subject to additional terms and conditions specified at the time of purchase.

4.8 For the Player purchased from us or our authorized dealer or sales agent, we will provide you with a one (1) year non-transferrable manufacturer’s limited hardware warranty (“Warranty”) from the date of purchase of the Player specified on the proof of purchase (the original proof of purchase, such as official sales receipt/invoice, must be presented to obtain this Warranty; otherwise service fee will be charged). The Warranty shall not cover: (a) alleged defect or malfunction that does not exist; (b) cosmetic damage, including but not limited to scratches, dents and broken plastic on ports; (c) damage caused by use with another product or ancillary or peripheral equipment; (d) damage caused by accident, abuse, neglect, misuse, liquid contact, fire, earthquake, act of God or other external cause; (e) damage caused by operating the Player outside the user manual, the technical specifications or other published guidelines; (f) damage caused by service (including upgrades and expansions) performed by anyone unauthorized by us; (g) when the Player has been opened or modified to alter functionality or capability without our written permission; (h) defects caused by normal wear and tear or otherwise due to the normal aging of the Player; (i) if any serial number has been removed or defaced from the Player; (j) any interoperability or compatibility issues that may arise when products, software or options or configurations not supported by us are used; (k) if the Player is a stolen property or we reasonably believe that the Player is a stolen property based on information provided by law enforcement authorities; or (l) items of a consumable nature. All warranties, conditions and other terms not set out in this Article 4 are excluded from the Warranty service, and we do not make any other promises, conditions or warranties about the Player other than set out in the Warranty service.

4.9 You agree that the requirements under this Article 4 may change from time to time.

5 Use of Software

5.1 Subject to your compliance with the terms of the Agreement and your payment of Fees (as applicable), we grant you a non-transferrable non-exclusive license, with no right to sublicense, to store, run and use the Software on your personal computer or viewing device for your accessing of the Service in accordance with these Terms but not further or otherwise. This license will terminate automatically, without notice, if you fail to comply with these Terms, including the restrictions, of this license.

5.2 We and our licensors own and retain all proprietary rights, including all patent, copyright, trade secret, trademark and other intellectual property rights, in and to the Software. All rights not expressly granted to you in these Terms are reserved and retained by us or our licensors. You acknowledge that the license granted above does not provide you with title to or ownership of the Software, but only a right of limited use under these Terms. The Software embodies our trade secrets and other proprietary information and materials. Any attempt to (i) copy, distribute, sublicense, lease, rent or otherwise transfer the Software to any third party except as incorporated in a Player; (ii) modify, enhance, disassemble, decompile, create derivative works of the Software, reverse engineer or otherwise gain access to the source code to the Software; (iii) remove or unbundle the Software from the Player is strictly prohibited except as may be otherwise agreed by us in writing, and contravention of which shall entitle us to deactivate the Service forthwith and without prejudice to the forgoing, we reserve all right to commence legal action against you and claim for damages.

5.3 Nothing you do on or in relation to the Service, the Service Website, the Content, the Software, the Player or the materials contained in the Service will transfer any intellectual property rights to you or license you to exercise any intellectual property rights unless expressly stated by us.

5.4 We expressly reserve the right to terminate the Service and/or your Membership without notice or liability to you and take action against you for any losses and damages caused by you in the event that you infringe any of our intellectual property rights or other rights of any person.

5.5 This Article 5 will survive the termination or expiry of your Membership or your use of the Service.

6 Your Responsibilities

You:

(a) are only authorized to access and/or use the Service, Service Website, Content and/or Software for your own personal and non-commercial use in accordance with these Terms;

(b) will be strictly and solely responsible for your own use of the Service, Service Website, Content and/or Software and any use of the Service, Service Website, Content and/or Software by any party who uses your account;

(c) must not use the Service, Service Website, Content and/or Software on any device that you do not own or control;

(d) must not access the Service and/or Content by any means other than through the Service Website or the use of the Player /Mobile Apps provided by us for accessing the Service;

(e) must not, and must not permit any other person to sell, reproduce, copy, distribute, publish, modify, prepare derivative works based on the Service or Service Website, Content, Player or Software or any part thereof;

(f) agree that the Service and/or Content are only for your private domestic use and/or viewing, and you shall not and shall not authorize or permit any other party, to show, play, display, use, access or view the Service and/or Content for any public or commercial purposes unless with our prior written consent;

(g) without limiting Article 6(f), shall not charge for use of or access to the Software, Service or any Content or for access to any premises where the Service and/or Content are viewed;

(h) will provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as required to complete the registration and/or use of your account and/or access to the Service, Software, Service Website, and/or Content (“Data”);

(i) will maintain and promptly update the Data submitted to us and keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If we have reasonable grounds to suspect that a Member’s Data is untrue, inaccurate, incomplete or not current, we shall have the right to suspend or restrict the Member’s access to the Service, Content and/or Software, and refuse any or all current or future use of the Service, Content and/or Software without notice or liability to you or any third party;

(j) must not, and must not permit any other person to restrict or inhibit any other persons from using the Service, Content and/or Software, including without limitation by means of “hacking” or defacing any portion of the Service, Software, Service Website and/or Content;

(k) must not, and must not permit any other person to make defamatory statement, harass or cause distress to other Members when using the Service, Software and/or Service Website;

(l) must not, and must not permit any other person to access or use the Service, Service Website, Content or Software for any unlawful purpose or any purpose not expressly authorized by these Terms;

(m) must not, and must not permit any other person to modify, adapt, sublicense, reproduce, distribute, copy, exploit, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the Service, the Service Website, any of the Software and/or any Content;

(n) must not, and must not permit any other person to download, copy, store, rip, distribute, share or re-direct any Content from the Service in any way or through any media;

(o) must not, and must not permit any other person to interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service;

(p) must not use any device or apparatus which may be harmful to our network or third party’s equipment (in which case, you shall immediately cease the connection of such device or apparatus);

(q) agree not to access, monitor or copy any part of the Service, Software, Service Website and/or Content by using any automated means without our prior written approval, including without limitation, agents, robots, scripts, or spiders;

(r) must not, and must not permit any other person to modify, adapt, digitize, encode, reformat, compress, decipher, retrieve, interfere or in any way or manner control the signal of the Service or the Content, including the output signal of the Player;

(s) must not, and must not permit any other person to use any robot, spider, scripts, site search, retrieval application, or other manual or automatic device or process to access, monitor, retrieve, index, “data mine”, or in any way reproduce, disrupt or copy, circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Service, Service Website, Content, and/or Software;

(t) must not, and must not permit any other person to incorporate any software or other materials that contain any virus, worm, time bomb, Trojan horse, or other harmful or disruptive component to any portion of the Service, Service Website, Software and/or Content;

(u) must not, and must not permit any other person to remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notices contained in the Service, Service Website, Software, Player and/or Content;

(v) must not collect information of other users of the Service;

(w) will at all times abide by all relevant and applicable laws and statutory regulations and any operating and/or usage rules as amended from time to time and all instructions and directions as given by us from time to time for the purposes of provision and/or use of the Service or any Content or the Software.

7 Data Protection

7.1 You agree that we may collect and use technical data and related information including UUID, technical information about your computer, device, system and application software that is gathered periodically to facilitate the provision of software updates, product support and other services (if any) to you related to our platforms and/or application. You also agree that we may collect use and retain your personal data subject to our Privacy Policy (as set out on the Service Website), which is incorporated into and forms part of these Terms.

7.2 Please refer to the terms and conditions of our then current Privacy Policy as set out on the Service Website. We reserve the right to amend our Privacy Policy at any time and your use of the Service, Service Website, Content and/or Software following the posting of such change to the Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of any such changes.

8 Your Acknowledgements

You acknowledge and agree that:

(a) we have the right, but not the obligation to monitor the Service accessible by you from time to time and to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law or regulation to operate our Content properly, or to protect ourselves or you;

(b) we do not exercise any editorial control over certain Content and do not make any claims or representations as to the truth in such Content;

(c) certain channels, programs and other Content on the Service are provided by third party providers and are beyond our control;

(d) certain information under the Service may be provided by third party information service providers (the “Information”) and such provision of Information shall be subject to any conditions from time to time determined by us at our own discretion. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the provision of the Information shall be subject to the following terms and conditions. You: (i) shall use the Information for viewing purpose only; (ii) shall not transmit, re-disseminate or re-distribute (whether on real time basis or not) the Information to any third party; (iii) shall not use the Information or any part thereof other than for your own personal and non-commercial use; (iv) acknowledge that all rights in the Information, and all information derived from the Information (in whatever form it was presented) shall be and remain the property of the relevant information providers and any of its subsidiaries or affiliated companies (as the case may be); (v) shall not use the Information or permit the use of the Information or any part thereof for any illegal purpose; (vi) acknowledge and agree that the relevant information providers, including the relevant Stock Exchange, endeavour to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the Information provided but do not guarantee the accuracy or reliability of the Information and accept no liability (whether in contract or tort or otherwise) for any loss or damage arising from any inaccuracies, omissions, delay or interruption; (vii) acknowledge and agree that the use of the Information shall be subject to such directions as may be given by the relevant information providers from time to time and you hereby agree to abide by such directions;

(e) we make no representation about, and we do not endorse and could not control the reliability or performance of any software, materials, applications, media platforms, devices or services of third parties (e.g. our information suppliers or advertisers or sponsors or promotional partners) that you may access through, or are linked to or embedded in the Service. You agree that any use of such software, materials, applications, media platforms, devices or services will be at your own risks;

(f) parts of the Service and/or Content may be provided or maintained by third party providers and not by us; in such cases, your correspondence or dealings with any third party provider are solely between you and that third party provider, and you agree that we will not be liable or responsible for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of such dealings;

(g) we make no representation, promise, warranty, undertaking or guarantee as to the quality, completeness, usefulness or continuity of any particular Content;

(h) you have not relied upon any information or statement to the effect that any particular Content will be made available to you for the whole or part of the term of your Membership;

(i) Content available in the Service will vary by geographic location and will change from time to time;

(j) we can vary, replace or withdraw any Content (whether advertised or not) on the Service, and some channels may be adjusted and vary from the actual broadcast channel due to licensing restrictions;

(k) we can change or reduce the number of hours of broadcast of any channels or any programs on the Service;

(l) some Service may be subject to additional charges and terms and conditions, which will supplement these Terms. You will need to agree to such additional charges and terms and conditions in order to access any such Service;

(m) any Content solely expresses the views of the speaker of the Content, are not our views or any entity associated with us;

(n) no credit or refund is available in respect of any time when the Service and/or Content is disrupted or suspended for maintenance or as a result of technical difficulties or a circumstance beyond our reasonable control or where you are not able to access or stream the Content for whatever reason;

(o) your use of different webpages of the Service Website or websites/applications linked to the Service may be governed by additional or different terms and conditions. Where this is the case, those additional terms and conditions will apply to your use of such webpages or websites/applications in addition to these Terms and will prevail over these Terms to the extent of any inconsistency. We have no control over any third party websites/applications linked to the Service or the Service Website and we are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any off-site pages or any other third party websites/applications linked to the Service or the Service Website (including without limitation websites/applications linked through advertisements);

(p) the Service is derived in whole or in part from materials supplied by us and/or other licensed sources, and are protected by all relevant intellectual property laws (including copyright and trade mark laws), and we and our licensors retain all rights to the Service, the Service Website, the Content, the Player and the Software and all rights in the content of the Service, the Service Website, the Content and the Software are owned or controlled by us or respective licensors, and this provision will survive the termination or expiry of your Membership and/or your use of the Service;

(q) nothing you do on or in relation to the Service, the Service Website, the Content, the Player, the Software, or the materials contained in the Service, the Service Website, the Content, the Player, the Software will transfer any intellectual property rights to you or license you to exercise any intellectual property rights;

(r) there may be some Content which is not suitable for viewing by minors. You are responsible for checking the identity and/or age of any person who wishes or intends to view any such Content before you permit that person to view such Content and for generally ensuring that minors do not access such Content using your account. We will not be in any way responsible for any use of your account to access to, subscribe for and viewing of any of the Content (whether the account is used by you or other person, authorized or not);

(s) unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the Service shall be subject to these Terms;

(t) we may at any time employ and/or install applications or software in any computer and/or mobile device(s) used by you, for purposes of detecting any downloading, copying, storing, ripping, distribution, sharing or re-direction of any Content from the Service in any way or through any media;

(u) we may pay commission or rebate to any third party who introduces you to us;

(v) any person who uses the Service and the Content registered under your account (whether or not approved by you) shall be deemed to be your use of the Service and the Content;

(w) the provision of the Service is contingent upon the service capacity allocated by us (including but not limited to streaming capacity) for the Service and the reliability and stability of your internet connection or mobile network which is out of our control. We will not be liable to you or any other third parties, including users of the Service (whether authorized or not), for any failure or delay in accessing the Service or any part thereof (whether due to the lack of streaming capacity or otherwise) and/or the consequences or effects on your mobile network, internet connection, their speed and/or bandwidth that may be caused by the Service;

(x) when you use the Service with your network bandwidth service, your network bandwidth may be reduced. As your use of the Service will consume internet connection and incur network data transmission fees, please beware of your network consumption and the network data transmission fees being charged by your network service provider;

(y) your installation and use of the Service will occupy certain storage capacity of your device, and you will maintain sufficient storage capacity in your device at all times;

(z) we may without notification or liability to you or any third party:

(i) suspend the Service at any time to carry out system maintenance, upgrading, testing , repairs, and/or to protect the security of the decoding system;

(ii) suspend your use of the Service if we discover your usage of the Service exceeds normal usage level. When the Service is resumed, we shall not extend the service period to compensate for the suspension;

(iii) suspend your access to the Service if, (i) you fail to pay any Fees; (ii) you fail to provide us with accurate or updated personal data; or (iii) we suspect, in our reasonable opinion, that you make unusual purchase or series of purchase;

(iv) refuse to provide the Service to you if you fail to successfully install the Player and/or download the Mobile Apps or the Software;

(v) limit or suspend your access to the Service, Content and/or Software without notice where we are of the opinion that such action is appropriate as a result of your use of the Service, Content and/or Software or where you breach any of these Terms;

(vi) expand, reduce, withdraw and/or modify any part of the Service, Content and/or Software;

(vii) remove, disable and/or suspend transmission or streaming of the Service or Content which we consider in our sole opinion, breaches any applicable law, regulation or regulatory directive or to be otherwise unacceptable;

(aa) we may engage an external debt collection agency to recover for us any outstanding payment from you. In which case, you will have to pay us additional liquidated damages, which sum shall not exceed the amount we pay to the debt collection agency as service fees. Such additional sum will be calculated by the debt collection agency as part of your debt owed to us. If you have been suspended of the Service by us prior to your full settlement of the debt, we reserve the right to charge you administrative charges for resuming the Service. The administrative charges shall be deemed as part of the Fees under the terms of the Agreement.

9 Liability

9.1 To the fullest extent permitted by law, we (and our affilities) and our licensors (and their affiliates) expressly disclaim any liability for:-

(a) the Service and/or Service Website and/or Player and/or Software and/or Mobile Apps used by you;

(b) any of the Content on the Service;

(c) the timeliness, deletion, non-delivery, errors, interruptions in the transmission or failure of the provision of any services under the Service;

(d) your inability to gain access in whole or in part to the Service due to the delay or failure of any communication networks or any party providing such access;

(e) any defect in the Player and/or Mobile Apps except where such defect is proved to be due to our negligence or if the default is discovered in the Service system and which default is within our reasonable control;

(f) any loss (whether direct and/or consequential) or damage arising from providing you with the Service including without limitation to any act or omission (including negligence) of us and/or our dealer, agent, contractor, employee and officer; any damage from causes beyond our control and/or your failure to comply with these Terms;

(g) any indirect or consequential loss (whether direct or indirect) resulting from negligence or any other tort on our part or our officer, employee, contractor or agent;

(h) any damage to or loss of data suffered by you or any consequences or effects on your internet connection, its speed and/or bandwidth, arising from your use of the Player, Service, Software, Service Website and/or any Content;

(i) any claim based on contract, tort, or otherwise or any loss of revenue (whether direct or indirect), loss of profits (whether direct or indirect) or any consequential loss whether of an economic nature or not;

(j) any claim relating to any part of the Service or any Content supplied, provided, sold or made available by or through the Service (or any failure or delay to so supply, provide, sell or make available);

(k) any disruption, suspension, delay, failure or discontinuation of the Service or the service capacity (including but not limited to streaming capacity allocated by us for the Service), the Service Website, the Player, the Software and/or Content or any part thereof which is attributable to (i) an event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control; (ii) our system maintenance, upgrading, testing and/or repairs; (iii) the reliability and stability of your internet connection and its speed, its bandwidth, its system and services; (iv) any other third party’s software or services; and/or (v) any changes to the applicable laws and regulations or other acts of the government of any country or of any local government; and

(l) any infringement of intellectual property rights arising from your use of the Service, the Service Website, the Player, the Software and/or any the Content.

9.2 To the fullest extent permitted by law, we (and our affiliates) and our licensors (and their affiliates) disclaim any representation or warranty whether express or implied as to the title, fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, accuracy or standard of quality of the Service, the Service Website, the Player, the Software and/or any Content, any obligation to maintain the confidentiality of information (although our current practice is to maintain such confidentiality), the results to be obtained from use of any part of the Service and/or any Content unless otherwise specifically mentioned in these Terms. The Service and all Content and Software associated therewith, or any other features or functionalities associated with the Service, are provided “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” with all faults and without warranty of any kind. We disclaim any representation or warranty that the Service will meet your requirements; and/or your access to and use of the Service will be uninterrupted or error-free, free of viruses, malicious code or other harmful components or otherwise secure. You expressly agree that your use of the Service, the Service Website, the Player, the Mobile Apps, the Software and /or the Content and/or contents obtained through your use of the foregoing are obtained at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage arising out of or in connection therefrom.

9.3 To such extent permissible by the applicable law, if we are found to be liable to you for any damage or loss which arises out of or is in any way connected with your use of the Service, the Service Website, the Player, the Software or the Content, our liability shall in no event exceed the total Fees paid by you to use the Service for the immediately preceding twelve months prior to any incident giving rise to a claim (even if we have been negligent).

9.4 Where permitted under the applicable law, you agree that (a) you may bring claims against us only in your individual capacity, and not as a plaintiff or class member in any purported class or representative proceeding; and (b) the court may not consolidate more than one person’s claims with your claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding.

9.5 You agree to indemnify us against any action, liability, cost, claim, loss, damage, proceeding, and/or expense suffered or incurred by us, our content providers, subcontractors, licensors or agents arising from or in connection with (i) your use of the Service, the Content, the Service Website, the Player and/or the Software; (ii) any breach or non-observance of any of these Terms by you or any other persons using your account; (iii) any and all usage of your account, whether or not such usage is expressly authorized by you; (iv) any dealings with you through the Service; (v) your violation of any rights of another, and under which such third party demands from you any compensation, fees or damages (including reasonable attorney fees); and/or (vi) the personal information submitted by you.

9.6 If a jurisdiction does not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability in accordance with this Article 9 but allows a limitation of certain maximum extent, our liability is limited to that extent.

9.7 This Article 9 shall survive the cessation of your use of or access to the Service, the Service Website, the Content, the Player and/or the Software or the expiration or termination of your Membership.

10 Termination of Membership

10.1 You may terminate your Membership at any time provided that we do not provide refunds or credits for any remaining Membership periods.

10.2 In addition to any other rights or remedies we may have, we may terminate your Membership or restrict your use of our Service, without compensation or notice if you are, or if we suspect that you are (i) in violation of any of these Terms; (ii) performing any damaging behavior towards our employees or agents or other Members; or (iii) engaged in illegal or improper use of the Service, the Service Website, the Content, the Player and/or the Software.

10.3 Upon termination of Membership for any reason, your access to the Service, the Content and the Software, all licences, rights and privileges granted to you under these Terms shall cease and under no circumstances will you be entitled to a refund of any Fees, interest on any security deposit or any pro rata refund or credit of any Fees paid in advance. Any such termination shall not affect any accrued rights or liabilities of either you or us nor shall it affect the coming into force or the continuance in force of any provision contained in these Terms which is expressly or by implication intended to come into or continue in force on or after such termination.

11 Changes to these Terms

We may from time to time change these Terms and the policies and other content of the Service Website referred to in the Agreement as we deem fit by publishing the changes online at the Service Website. It is your responsibility to review these Terms, the policies and other content of the Service Website frequently and to remain informed about any changes to them, so we encourage you to review these Terms, the policies and other content of the Service Website often. Such revisions will be effective immediately when they are posted and shall supersede any previous versions of these Terms, the policies and content of the Service Website. Your continued use of and/or access to the Service, Service Website, Content and/or Software shall be deemed acceptance of such revisions. If you do not agree to the revisions, you shall have the right to terminate your Membership provided that we do not provide refunds or credits for any remaining Membership periods.

12 Force Majeure

Sometimes, we may not be able to do what we have agreed because of an event beyond our reasonable control (including but not limited to fire, flood, severe weather, acts of God, failure of third party supplier or courier partners, electrical outages, equipment or transmission failures, interruption of internet or telecommunications, embargoes, injunctions, or other restraints and actions of the government of any country or of any local government). In these cases, we do not accept responsibility for the delay or failure to provide you with the Service, Service Website, Software, Player and/or Content in accordance with the terms of the Agreement. Under such circumstances, no refund or partial refund of Fees shall be made.

13 Governing Law

The Agreement is governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Hong Kong and the courts in Hong Kong shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction relating to any disputes arisen hereof.

14 Assignment

You accept that the Agreement between you and us for the Service is personal to you and you shall not assign or transfer it to anyone else, or try to do so under any circumstances. You agree that we can assign or transfer the Agreement and all our rights and obligations hereunder, in our sole discretion, to any person or entity without your consent, and that we can also use an agent or subcontractor to perform our responsibilities.

15 Miscellaneous

15.1 Nothing in the Agreement, whether express or implied, is intended to or shall confer any rights, benefits, or remedies of any nature whatsoever under or by reasons of the Agreement or the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance (Cap 623) of the laws of Hong Kong on any persons other than the parties to the Agreement and their respective successors and assigns.

15.2 You agree that the Agreement between you and us for the Service constitutes the entire agreement between you and us and all or any correspondence agreement or representations made prior hereto are hereby superseded in their entirety. This provision does not attempt to exclude liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.

15.3 Any provision of the Agreement declared void or unenforceable by any competent authority or court shall, to the extent of such invalidity or unenforceability, be deemed severable and shall not affect the other provisions remaining which shall continue unaffected.

15.4 We have the sole discretion to interpret and determine the terms of the Agreement.

15.5 The failure of our enforcement of any right or provision of the Agreement will not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision.

15.6 If there is any conflict between these Terms and the rules and specific terms of use appearing on the Service relating to specific material, then the latter shall prevail.

15.7 If there is any conflict in meaning between the English language version of the Agreement and any version or translation of the Agreement in any other language, the English language version shall prevail.

 

Last updated: 7 April 2017