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Licensing agreement

Licensing agreement

Electronic Commerce(Internet Cyber Platform) General Terms and Conditions


Article 1 (Purpose) The purpose of the Agreement is to prescribe the rights, duty, and responsibility of the platform and users in the use of Internet-related service(hereinafter referred to as "service") provided by the ALCoB School Network Online Platform(hereinafter referred to as "platform") operated by the APEC International Educational Cooperation Agency(e-commerce operator).


※「This Agreement shall apply to e-commerce using PC communication, wireless, etc. unless it is contrary to its nature.


Article 2 (Definition)


“Platform” refers to a virtual business site set up by the APEC International Education Cooperation Agency for the purpose of providing goods and services(hereinafter referred to as "goods, etc.") to users to trade goods, etc. using information and communication facilities such as computers, and it is also used in the sense of the business operator who operates a cyber platform.


“User” means a member or non-member who accesses to the “platform” and receives the services provided by the “platform” under the Agreement.


“Member” means a person who has registered as a member on the “platform” and who can continue to use the services provided by the “platform”.


“Non-member” means a person who uses the services provided by the “platform” without joining the membership.


Article 3 (Specification, Explanation, Revision of Terms, etc.)


“Platform” should be posted on the first page(front) of the ALCoB School Network online platform to make it easier for users to know the details of the Agreement, the name of the company and representative, the business address (including the address where consumers complaints can be dealt), telephone number, facsimile number, e-mail address, business number, online marketing business number, and the chief privacy officer, etc. The contents of the Agreement can be viewed by the users through a connected screen.


Before the user agrees to the Agreement, the “platform” shall provide a separate connecting screen or pop-up screen or etc. for the user to understand important contents in the Agreement such as withdrawal of subscription, delivery responsibility, refund conditions, etc., and ask for user’s confirmation.


“Platform” may amend the Agreement to the extent that it does not violate the relevant laws, such as Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, Etc., Regulation of Standardized Contracts Act, Framework Act on Electronic Document and Electronic Commerce, Electronic Financial Transaction Act, Digital Signature Act, Act on the Promotion of Information and Communication Network and Protection of Information, Etc., Act on Door-to-Door Sales, Etc., Framework Act on Consumers, etc.


If “Platform” amends the Agreement, the date of application and the reason for revision shall be specified and notified on the first page of the “platform” along with the current agreement from 7 days before the date of application to the day before the date of application. However, if the details of the Agreement are changed against the user, at least 30 days of a grace period shall be given. In this case, the “platform” should clearly compare the contents before and after the revision to make it easier for users to understand.


If the Agreement of the “platform” are amended, the amendment agreement shall apply only to contracts concluded after the date of application, and the agreement before revision shall apply to contracts already concluded before that date. However, if a user who has already signed a contract receives consent from the “platform” by sending intention to be subject to the amendment agreement within the period of the amendment agreement under Clause 3, the amendment agreement shall apply.


Clauses not prescribed in the Agreement and interpretation of the Agreement shall be governed by the Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, Etc., Regulation of Standardized Contracts Act, consumer protection guidelines and related statute inelectronic commerce, etc. as prescribed by the Fair Trade Commission or commercial practice.



Article 4 (Service Provision and Change)


“Platform” performs the following tasks:


1. Providing information on goods and services, and making a purchase contract

2. Shipping of goods and services to which a purchase contract has been concluded

3. Other “Platform” determined tasks


“Platform” may change the contents of goods and services to be provided under a future contract in case of out of stock of goods and services or a change in technical specifications. In this case, the contents and date of provision of the changed goods or services shall be immediately notified to the place where the current goods or services are posted.


“Platform” shall immediately notify the user of the reason to the address that can be notified when changing the contents of the service contracted with the user due to out of stock of goods, etc. or a change in technical specifications, etc.


In case of the previous paragraph, the “platform” shall compensate for any damages suffered by the user caused by this. However, this is not the case if the “platform” proves that there is no intention or negligence.


Article 5 (suspension of service)


“Platform” may temporarily suspend the provision of services in th event of maintenance inspection, replacement and breakdown of information and communication facilities, such as computers, communication interruption, etc.


"Platform" shall compensate the user or a third party for damages caused by the temporary suspension of service provision due to the reasons referred to in Clause 1. However, this is not the case if the "platform" proves that there is no intention or negligence.


In the case that the service cannot be provided due to the conversion of business items, abandonment of business, integration between companies, etc., "platform" shall notify the user by the method prescribed in Article 8 and compensate the consumer according to the conditions originally set out in the "platform". However, if the "platform" does not notify the compensation criteria, the users' mileage or reserve, etc. shall be paid to the users in kind or cash corresponding to the currency value used in the "platform". 

Article 6 (Membership Registration)


The user fills out the memberhsip information in accordance with the "platform" contract form, and signs that he/she agrees to this Agreement and applies for membership.


"Platform" shall not be registered as a member in any of the following cases among users who have applied to join as a member as shown in Clause 1.


1. If the applicant for membership has previously lost membership in accordance with Article 7 (3) of these Terms and Conditions, however, 3 years have elapsed after the loss of membership in accordance with Article 7 (3) and has obtained approval for re-registration of the “Platform”. In this case, an exception is made.


2. In case there is false information, omission of entry, or mistake in registration

3. When it is judged that registering as a member is significantly impeding the technology of the “platform”


The membership contract is established when the approval of the “platform” reaches the member.


If there is a change in the matters registered at the time of membership registration, the member must notify the change within a considerable period of time by modifying member information on the “platform”.

Article 7 (Member withdrawal and loss of qualifications, etc.)


Members can request withdrawal from the “Platform” at any time, and “Platform” handles withdrawal of membership immediately.


If a member falls under any of the following reasons, the “Platform” may limit or suspend membership.


1. In case false information is registered when applying for membership

2. If the member does not pay the debts borne by the member in connection with the use of the “platform” or other “platform” purchases on the due date

3. Threatening the order of e-commerce, such as interfering with other people's use of the “platform” or stealing the information

4. When using the “platform” to be prohibited by laws or these terms and conditions, or to act against public order and morals


Article 8 (Notice to Members)


When the “Platform” notifies the member, the member can make an agreement with the “Platform” in advance to the designated e-mail address.


“Platform” can be substituted for individual notification by posting on the “Platform” bulletin board for more than one week in case of notification to a large number of unspecified members. However, individual notices are given for matters that have a significant impact on the member's own transaction.


Article 9 (Purchase application and consent to provide personal information, etc.)


“Platform” users apply for purchase by the following or similar method on “Platform”, and “Platform” must provide each of the following in an easy-to-understand manner when users apply for purchase.

1. Search and selection of goods, etc.

2. Enter the recipient's name, address, phone number, e-mail address (or mobile phone number), etc.

3. Confirmation of the contents of the terms and conditions, services for which the right to withdraw subscription is restricted, and the burden of expenses such as shipping and installation fees

4. Agree to these terms and conditions and confirm or reject the above (Yes, mouse click)

5. Application for purchase of goods, etc. and confirmation of this or consent to confirmation of “platform”

6. Selection of payment method


When the “platform” needs to provide the personal information of the purchaser to a third party 1) the person receiving personal information, 2) the purpose of using the personal information of the person receiving the personal information, 3) the items of personal information provided, 4) The person receiving personal information must notify the purchaser of the period of retention and use of personal information and obtain consent. (The same applies even if the consent is changed.)



When the “Platform” entrusts a third party to handle the purchaser's personal information, 1) the person receiving the personal information handling consignment, and 2) notifying the purchaser of the details of the personal information handling consignment and consent Must receive. (The same applies even if the matters agreed upon are changed.) However, if it is necessary for the fulfillment of the contract for the provision of services and it is related to the improvement of the convenience of the purchaser, the method prescribed in the Act on Promotion of Information and Communication Network Utilization and Information Protection, etc.By notifying through the privacy policy, you do not have to go through the notification process and consent process.



Article 10 (Conclusion of contract)


“Platform” may not accept the purchase request as described in Article 9 if it falls under any of the following items. However, in the case of signing a contract with a minor, it must be notified that the minor or legal representative may cancel the contract if the consent of the legal representative is not obtained.


1. In case there is false information, omission, or mistake in the application

2. When a minor purchases goods and services prohibited by the Youth Protection Act, such as cigarettes and alcohol

3. When it is judged that acceptance of other purchase applications is significantly impeded by the “platform” technology


The contract is deemed to have been concluded when the consent of the “platform” reaches the user in the form of acknowledgment notification in Article 12 (1).


The expression of acceptance of the “Platform” must include information on confirmation of the user's purchase application, availability of sale, correction of purchase application, cancellation, etc.


Article 11 (Payment Method) The payment method for goods or services purchased through the “Platform” may be made by any of the following methods. However, the “Platform” cannot be collected by adding any nominal fee to the price of goods, etc. for the user's payment method.

1. Various account transfers such as phone banking, internet banking, and mail banking
2. Various card payments such as prepaid card, debit card, credit card, etc.
3. Online deposit without bankbook
4. Payment by electronic money
5. Payment upon receipt
6. Payment based on points paid by the “platform” such as mileage
7. Payment by voucher contracted with the “platform” or recognized by the “platform”
8. Payment by other electronic payment methods, etc.

Article 12 (Notice of receipt confirmation, change and cancellation of purchase application)

“Platform” will notify the user of receipt when there is an application for purchase from the user.

The user who received the acknowledgment notice may request change or cancellation of the purchase application immediately after receiving the acknowledgment notice if there is a discrepancy in the expression of intention, and the “platform” requests it without delay if there is a request from the user before delivery. It must be processed according to. However, if the payment has already been made, the provisions on withdrawal of subscription under Article 15 shall be followed.


Article 13 (Supply of Goods, etc.)


“Platform” takes other necessary measures, such as order production, packaging, etc., so that the goods can be delivered within 7 days from the date of the user's subscription, unless there is a separate agreement regarding the timing of supplying the user and the goods. . However, if the “platform” has already received all or part of the payment for goods, etc., it will take action within 3 business days from the date of receiving all or part of the payment. At this time, the “platform” takes appropriate measures so that the user can check the supply procedure and progress of goods, etc.


“Platform” specifies the method of delivery, the person responsible for the delivery cost by method, and the delivery period by method for the goods purchased by the user. If the “platform” exceeds the contracted delivery period, the user must compensate for the damage caused by it. However, this is not the case if the “platform” proves that there is no intention or negligence.


Article 14 (Refund) The "Platform" means that if the goods requested for purchase by the user cannot be delivered or provided due to reasons such as out of stock, the reason is notified to the user without delay, and the payment for the goods, etc. is received in advance. Refund or take necessary measures for refund within 3 business days from the date of receipt of the payment.

Article 15 (withdrawal of subscription, etc.)


A user who has signed a contract for the purchase of goods with the “platform” is the date on which the written information regarding the contract contents pursuant to Article 13 (2) of the Consumer Protection Act in Electronic Commerce, etc.is received. If the supply of goods is late, the subscription can be withdrawn within 7 days from the date the goods were supplied or the supply of goods began). However, if there is a different stipulation in the Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc.regarding withdrawal of subscription, the provisions of the same law shall be followed.


When the goods are delivered, the user cannot return or exchange the goods in the following cases.

1. In case the goods are lost or damaged for reasons attributable to the user (however, if the packaging is damaged to check the contents of the goods, the subscription may be withdrawn)
2. In case the value of goods, etc. has significantly decreased due to the use of users or consumption of some parts
3. In case the value of goods, etc. has significantly decreased to the extent that resale is difficult over time.
4. If it is possible to reproduce the product with the same performance, etc. If the packaging of the original product, etc. is damaged


In the case of Paragraph 2, Nos. 2 to 4, if the “platform” does not specify in advance that the withdrawal of subscription, etc. is restricted, in a place where consumers can easily know, or if the user has not taken measures such as providing trial products Etc. are not limited.

Notwithstanding the provisions of Paragraphs 1 and 2, if the contents of the goods are different from the contents of the display or advertisement or the contents of the contract are performed differently, within 3 months from the date of receipt of the goods, the user will be informed of the fact. Alternatively, you can withdraw your subscription within 30 days from the date you knew it.


Article 16 (Effect of withdrawal of subscription, etc.)


“Platform” refunds the payment for goods already paid within 3 business days when goods are returned from the user. In this case, when the “platform” delays the refund of goods, etc. to the user, the delayed interest calculated by multiplying the delayed interest rate stipulated in Article 21-2 of the Enforcement Decree of the Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc. will be paid for the delay period. .


In the case of refunding the above amount, the “platform” stops the billing of the goods, etc., by the operator who provided the payment method without delay when the user pays for the goods by means of payment such as credit card or electronic money. Or ask to cancel.


In the case of withdrawal of subscription, the user is responsible for the expenses necessary for returning the goods received. “Platform” does not claim penalty or damages from the user for reasons such as withdrawal of subscription. However, if the contents of the goods are different from the contents of the display/advertisement or the contents of the contract are fulfilled differently and the subscription is withdrawn, the “Platform” shall bear the expenses necessary for the return of the goods.


If the user paid the shipping cost when receiving goods, etc., the “platform” clearly indicates who will bear the cost when withdrawing the subscription so that the user can easily understand.


Article 17 (Personal Information Protection)


“Platform” collects the minimum amount of personal information necessary to provide services when collecting personal information of users.


“Platform” does not collect information necessary to fulfill the purchase contract in advance when registering as a member. However, this is not the case when personal identification is required prior to the purchase contract in order to fulfill obligations under related laws and when collecting at least specific personal information.


“Platform” notifies the user of the purpose and obtains consent when collecting and using personal information of the user.


The “Platform” cannot use the collected personal information for purposes other than the purpose, and when a new purpose of use occurs or is provided to a third party, the “Platform” notifies the user of the purpose and obtains consent at the stage of use and provision. However, exceptions are made in cases where the relevant laws and regulations stipulate otherwise.


If the “Platform” requires the consent of the user pursuant to paragraphs 2 and 3, the identity of the person in charge of personal information management (affiliation, name and phone number, other contact information), the purpose of collecting and using the information, 3 Matters stipulated in Article 22 (2) of the Act on Promotion of Information and Communication Network Utilization and Information Protection, etc., including matters related to provision of information to the person (recipient, purpose of provision, and contents of the information to be provided) must be specified or notified in advance May withdraw this consent at any time.


The user may request to view and correct errors in his/her personal information held by the “Platform” at any time, and the “Platform” is obligated to take necessary measures without delay. When a user requests correction of an error, the “Platform” does not use the personal information until the error is corrected.

“Platform” should limit the person who handles the user's personal information to a minimum for the protection of personal information, and the loss, theft, leakage of personal information of the user, including credit cards, bank accounts, etc. We are responsible for any damages to users caused by


The “platform” or a third party that has received personal information from it will destroy the personal information without delay when the purpose of collecting or receiving personal information has been achieved.


“Platform” does not set the consent column for collection, use, and provision of personal information as previously selected. In addition, services that are restricted when the user refuses to consent to the collection, use, and provision of personal information are specifically specified, and services such as membership registration are made on the grounds of the user's refusal to consent to the collection, use, and provision of personal information other than the required collection items. We do not limit or decline offers.


Article 18 (Duties of the “platform”)

The “Platform” shall not act prohibited by laws and these Terms and Conditions or against public order and morals, and shall do its best to provide goods and services consistently and stably in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

“Platform” must have a security system to protect users' personal information (including credit information) so that users can safely use Internet services.

“Platform” shall be liable to compensate users for damages caused by unreasonable labeling and advertisements prescribed in Article 3 of the Act on Fair Display and Advertisementfor goods or services.  

“Platform” does not send commercial e-mails that users do not want.


Article 19 (Obligations for Member's ID and Password)


Except in the case of Article 17, members are responsible for managing ID and password.


Members must not let a third party use their ID and password.


If a member recognizes that his or her ID and password have been stolen or used by a third party, they must immediately notify the “platform” and follow the guidance of the “platform”.


Article 20 (Obligations of users) Users must not perform the following actions.


1. Registration of false information when applying or changing

2. Theft of other people's information

3. Change of information posted on the “Platform”

4. Transmission or posting of information (computer programs, etc.) other than those specified by the “Platform”

5. Infringement of intellectual property rights such as copyrights of “platform” and other third parties

6. Acts that damage the reputation of the “platform” or other third parties or interfere with business

7. Disclosing or posting obscene or violent messages, images, audio, or other information that is contrary to public order and morals on the platform 

Article 21 (Relationship between the connected “platform” and the connected “platform”)


When the upper “platform” and the lower “platform” are connected by a hyperlink (eg, text, pictures and moving images are included in the hyperlink), the former is called the connection “platform” (web site), and the latter It is called a connected “platform” (website).


When the connection “platform” indicates that the connected “platform” is not responsible for guaranteeing transactions with the user for the goods independently provided by the connected “platform”, in the case of specifying in the initial screen of the connection “platform” or a pop-up screen at the time of connection We are not responsible for any warranty for that transaction.


Article 22 (Restrictions on Use and Restriction of Copyright)


Copyright and other intellectual property rights for works created by “Platform” belong to “Platform”.


The user shall copy, transmit, publish, distribute, broadcast, or use the information obtained by using the “platform” for commercial purposes without prior consent of the “platform”, or third It should not be made available to anyone.


The “platform” must notify the user when using the copyright belonging to the user according to the agreement.


Article 23 (Dispute Resolution)


“Platform” installs and operates a damage compensation processing mechanism to reflect the legitimate opinions or complaints raised by users and to compensate for the damage.


“Platform” handles complaints and opinions submitted by users first. However, if prompt processing is difficult, the user will be notified immediately of the reason and processing schedule.


In the case of a user's request for damage relief in connection with the e-commerce dispute between the “platform” and the user, it may be subject to mediation by the Fair Trade Commission or the dispute mediation agency requested by the Mayor/Do Governor.


Article 24 (jurisdiction and governing law) Lawsuits concerning e-commerce disputes between the “platform” and users shall be based on the address of the user at the time of filing, and if there is no address, it shall be the exclusive jurisdiction of the district court having jurisdiction over the residence. However, if the address or residence of the user is not clear at the time of filing or if a foreign resident is a foreign resident, it is filed with the competent court under the Civil Procedure Act. Korean law applies to e-commerce lawsuits filed between the “platform” and users.