Chapter 1 General
Article 1 (Purpose)This agreement is to set conditions, procedures and requirements in using the service (herein and after
“Service”) according to each article under the related law on Electric Communication Business and Information Network
Use Promotion and Information Protection in the rights and obligations between the member and company and the
conditions of use and procedures in combining the member ID and password into one use.
1. Online service provided by Joins.com, Inc.
2. Online service provided by Joongang Ilbo
3. Online service provided by Joongang Ilbo Entertainment and Sports
4. All of the contents provided by joint contracts with other companies or developed by the company.
Article 2 (Disclosure, Effect and Amendment of the Terms and Conditions)
① The content of the terms and conditions become effective through disclosing it online or through other methods to the
② In reasonable cases, the company can change the content of the terms and conditions without prior notice.
The company discloses the amended content of the terms and conditions to the Members by the way mentioned in Clause
1 and when there is no further notice, it becomes effective the moment the Member receives notice.
③ If the Member does not agree with the amended User Agreement, he can request to withdraw his membership. When
the Member continues to use the service after the amended agreement is effective, the company regards that the Member
has agreed to the amended Agreement.
Article 3 (Other Regulations)
① Other contents not mentioned in this Agreement follows other related laws and regulations as the Electric
Communication General Law, Electric Communication Business Law and Information Network Use Promotion and
② Company can set the detailed matters for the individual services and the content of the service is disclosed through
Article 4 (Definitions)
The terms used herein shall have the following meanings:
① Member: “Member(s) means those who have agreed to the user agreement and have been issued a user ID and
password entitled to use the information and services.
② Register: “Register” means those who wish to become a member agrees to the user agreement and registered their
information needed in signing up for the service user application, request for service and received acknowledgement of
③ Member ID(ID): “Member ID” means the English letters, numbers or combination of English letters and numbers chosen
and registered with the Company by Members for purposes of identification and use of services.
④ Password: “Password” means the English letters, numbers or combination of English letters and numbers chosen and
registered with the Company by Members to verify their identity and protect their rights, interests and confidential
⑤ Operator: “Operator” means the person appointed by the Company to be responsible for management and smooth
operation of the services.
⑥ Withdrawal: “Withdrawal” means the Member finishes using the service since the term expired or stop using the service
due to other reasons.
⑦ The company can set individual definition for individual services in separate User Agreement and provisions.