CTRIP Service Clause



1. The confirmation and affiliates of CTRIP service clause.
The rights of ownership and operation for Ctrip.com Member Service owes to Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. The services provided must be strictly enforced in accordance with its constitution, terms of service and operational rules. Users through the process of completing registration and clicking "Send" button, which means the user reached an agreement with Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., and accept all the terms of service.
2. Service Introduction
Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. uses its own operating system to provide users Network Services through the Internet. Users must:
⑴ provide the equipment, including a personal computer, a modem with Internet device.
⑵ go on line and pay the telephone charges relate to this service individually.
Considering the importance of Ctrip.com Member Service, users should agree to:
⑴ providing timely, accurate and detailed personal information.
⑵ updating personal registration information, with timely, detailed and accurate requirements. All the original typed information will be used as registration information.
In addition, users may authorize Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. to provide his or her basic information to a third party. But Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. is not allowed to publish users’ additional information. Unless:
⑴ the user require Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. or authorize someone to disclose this information by e-mail services.
⑵ relative legal requirement and procedure require Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. to provide the user's personal information.
If a user provides his or her information inaccurately, Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. will keep the right of ending user’s Ctrip.com Member Service.
When enjoying Ctrip.com Member Service, the user should agree to accept various types of information services from Ctrip.com Member Service.
3. Changes of service terms
Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. will, if necessary, amend the Terms of Service. And once the terms of Ctrip.com Member Service change, the company will remind users the change contents on the website before they go into next-step-use. If you agree to the changes, press the button "I agree". Otherwise your membership will be promptly cancelled.
Ctrip users need to confirm two points to continue to use Ctrip.com Member Service:
⑴ First, user should confirm the terms of Ctrip.com Member Service and its changes;
⑵ users should agree to accept all the terms of service restrictions.
4. Services Amendment
Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. reserves the right to modify or discontinue services momentary without noticing Ctrip users. When Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. exercises the right of modifying or discontinuing, the company does not take any responsible for Ctrip users or any third party.
5. The Privacy System of Ctrip Users
Respect Ctrip users’ privacy is a basic policy for Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. Therefore, as the supplementary for the second point about the personal information of the registration above, Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. will not publish, edit or disclose the user's supplementary information and the private contents preserved in Ctrip.com Member Service, unless there is a legal permission to require, or Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. considers it is necessary to publish these information based on honesty in these three situations:
⑴ comply with the provisions of relevant laws and legal procedure in Ctrip.com Member Service.
⑵ keep and protect the ownership for Ctrip trademark.
⑶ in case of emergency, maintaining user’s personal and the whole public's privacy safety as much as everyone could.
⑷ meet other related requirements.
6. Ctrip user's ID, password and security
Once you register successfully and become a Ctrip user, you will receive an ID and a password. If you cannot keep your ID and password safe, you will take whole responsibility. In addition, each Ctrip user must be fully responsible for the activities and incident in his or her ID. You can change your password and icons whenever you want; or you can also end the old account and re-opened a new one. If you find any illegal use of user ID or security loophole, please immediately contact to Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
7. Refuse to Provide Guarantees
Users should explicitly agree to take full personal risk of using the mail service from users of personal risk. Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. expressly disclaims any type of guarantee, whether explicit or implied – but do not have any restrictions for commercial implied guarantees, specific purpose and appropriate security which do not violate the provisions. Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. does not guarantee that services will certainly be able to meet every requirement of users, or whether services will not be interrupted. Moreover, Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. takes no responsible for service timeliness, security, or any other error occurred. Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. refuses to provide any security, including whether the information is accurate, timely and smooth delivery. It depends on the users themselves to understand and accept any information (downloaded or received through Ctrip.com Member Service), thus they should be responsible for data loss or damage on the user's own system. Ctrip users will never receive any verbal or written comments or information from Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., and will not make a clear guarantee here.
8. Limited Responsibility
Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. is irresponsible for any direct, indirect, incidental, special and following damages, which resulting from: improper use of Ctrip.com Member Service, the illegal use of services or changes in the information users send. These damages will lead to damaged image of Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., so Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. has already raised the possibility of such damage.
9. Storage and Restrictions of Ctrip.com Member Service information
Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. is irresponsible for cancel or failure storage of information published by users. Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. has no ceiling-limitation for information transmission, but it reserves rights to determine whether user’s actions meet the requirements of the Terms of Service and the spirit. If a user violates any rule of it, his or her service account will be disrupted. All the articles in this website belongs to original authors Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. all together, any people who need reprint articles in the site should be with the consent of the original author or Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. authorized.
10. Ctrip User Management
Ctrip users get the responsibility for publishing content only. Service usage of users is based on the use of all local laws, national laws and international legal standards which are applicable on the website services. Users must:
⑴ be in line with China's relevant laws and regulations while releasing information.
⑵ not use Ctrip.com Member Service for illegal purposes.
⑶ not interfere or confusion network services.
⑷ obey all terms of the network services agreement, regulations and procedures completely.
Ctrip.com Member Service is to send and receive information through the Internet. Therefore, the user's behavior is in accordance with national guidelines on the Internet regulations, policies and procedures. Users must promise not to transmit any illegal, harassment, scandalously, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene and other information. In addition, users can not transfer any information abetting others to act as a crime either; or transferring the materials contributing to domestic adverse conditions and relating to national security; any material against local laws and regulations, national laws and international laws are not allowed to transfer. Unauthorized and illegal access to other computer systems is and prohibited. If the user's action does not meet the items mentioned above, Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. will make an independent judgment of the immediate abolition of user services account.
Users should bear legal liability for their action in the Ctrip.com Member Service. If users spread, dissemination of any reactionary, pornographic or other violations against national laws, and the system record in the Ctrip.com Member Service may be used as the evidence.
11. Security
Users agree to protect and preserve profits of Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., and pay legal fees because of using service beyond the scope of services, compensation fees for violating the terms of Ctrip.com Member Service the damage, and recourse charges for other people using Ctrip user's computer, account and other Intellectual property rights.
12. Ending the service
Ctrip users or Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. may stop Ctrip.com Member Service at any time based on actual situation. Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. need not interrupt the service at any time because of take responsibility for any individual or third party. If the user is opposed to any suggestions in any service item or object the terms of the modified terms, or be dissatisfied with the service of Ctrip.com Member Service, users only have the recourse right as following:
⑴ no longer use Ctrip.com Member Service.
⑵ terminate user’s qualifications of Ctrip.com Member Service.
⑶ announce Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. to stop the user’s qualifications of service.
After end user services, the user’s right of using Ctrip.com Member Service suspend immediately. Since then, Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. will not take any obligation for the user.
13. Notice
All notices sending to users can be issued via e-mail or regular mail delivery. Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. will transmitter to users news service by e-mail, telling them the amendment, service changes, or other important items.
14. Take in the Advertisement Planning
Users can add information in propaganda materials or advertising planning, show their products in free-service in Ctrip.com Member Service. Any of such promotions, including goods transport, payment, services, business conditions security and description related to advertising only occurs between users and advertising salesman. Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. takes no responsibility; Ctrip.com Member Service has no obligation for such kind of advertising sales to take any part of the responsibility.
15. The Ownership of message contents
The definition of Ctrip user includes: text, software, sound, photographs, video, graphics, and all contents in the ad., full contents of e-mail and the commercial information provided by Ctrip.com Member Service. All of these are protected by copyright, trademarks, labels and other property ownership laws. Therefore, Ctrip users can only use these contents through the authorization from Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. and relevant advertisers. Thus, no one can copy, reproduce these contents, or create content-related derivative products without any permission.
16. The Law
Terms of E-mail Service agree with the country's national laws analysis, including controversial and conflictive contents in the law. Both Ctrip users and Ctrip.com (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. agree to be subject completely to the High Court. If there is any terms of service contrary to law, these provisions will be re-analysis as close as possible, while other provisions maintain their legal effects and impact on the Ctrip user.