Terms & Conditions
1. Your Acceptance
A. BookTraps provides software and personal print-on-demand, self-publishing services that allow its customers to create, design, layout, print and publish books and publications, including digital versions thereof, (each referred to as a "Book" or "content" as applicable in these Terms and Conditions and other user policies)
B. By using or visiting the BookTraps application and website or any BookTraps products, software, data feeds, and services provided to you on, from, or through the BookTraps website, mobile application (collectively the "Service") you signify your agreement to these terms and conditions ( “Terms” )
C. Your access to and use of the App are expressly conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. Your use of the App constitutes your agreement to these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not use the App.
A. The services offered by BookTraps ("BookTraps ", "us" or "we") include the BookTraps’ personal print-on-demand, self-publishing services, the BookTraps application with the BookTraps sharing community (the "Website"), our App for your app-enabled mobile device ("App") and any other features, content, or services offered from time to time by BookTraps in connection with the Website or App (collectively, the "Services").
B. You are a "Visitor" (which means that you simply browse the Website or App) or you are a "Member" (which means that you have registered with BookTraps and set up an Account). The term "User" refers to a Visitor or a Member.
C. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the Service, including users who are also contributors of Content on the Service. “Content” includes the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, audiovisual combinations, interactive features and other materials you may view on, access through, or contribute to the Service.
3. Changes to the Terms
A. BookTraps posts Terms on the website or app.
B. BookTraps reserves the right at any time to change all or any part of these Terms; change the App, including by eliminating or discontinuing any content on or feature of the App; and change any fees or charges for use of Service.
C. BookTraps posts such modification 7days before the effective day, we inform 30 days before by SMS or electronic mail in your account profile if the modifications are material.
D. Your continued use of the Service after such notice will be deemed acceptance of such changes. Although we may attempt to notify you when major changes are made to these Terms of Service, you should periodically review the most up-to-date version.
E. If you do not agree to the Modified Terms, you must stop using the Service. Your continued use of the Service after the date the Modified Terms are posted will constitute your acceptance of the Modified Terms.
4. Additional Terms
A. BookTraps can have other Policy or Guidelines to manage and operate the Service.
B. The Terms, and your relationship with BookTraps, shall be governed by the applicable law.
A. When and if you set up your BookTraps account and register to use the App (become a “member”), you must provide accurate and complete information with an agreement to the Terms. Then, Booktraps consents your application.
B. BookTraps can terminate a user's access to the Service or refuse to grant you, under appropriate circumstances, for any of the following unless you obtain BookTraps' prior written approval:
① When and if you have had any other previous account which terminated before except any re-approval case.
② When and if you use fake, illegal, vulgar, or otherwise offensive ID
③ When and if you gave us any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete
④ When and if user is under the age of 14 with no legal parental or guardian consent
⑤ When and if user is determined to be a repeat infringer.
C. BookTraps is a place where people of all ages, backgrounds, experience, and professions can publish, sell, or buy creative content so we basically provide same service unless you notice us that user is under 18. Anyone who is under 18 with legal parental or guardian consent can use the Service.
D. Booktraps can postpone an approval of membership if there is any technical and operating problems.
6. Accounts profile
A. You can access and modify to your personal information at any time.
B. You have to maintain and update your information to keep it accurate, current and complete. You can update in your profile page or you can email us to modify.
C. You acknowledge that you cannot claim any disadvantage caused by your untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete information, and moreover we reserve the right to terminate your access without prior notice.
A. Booktraps,Inc. ("BookTraps," "we," "us") respects your privacy, with the privacy of your personal information. It will comply with all applicable laws including “the law regarding the promotion of information and communication network use and protection of information.”
A. In order to access some features of the Service, you will have to create a BookTrpas Account. You may never use another's account without permission
B. You agree that you will be solely responsible for all activity that occurs under your BookTraps account, and you must keep your account password and other info secure.
C. You must notify BookTraps immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.
D. Although BookTrpas will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for the losses of BookTraps or others due to such unauthorized use.
A. BookTraps can notify to members by electronical mail or SMS
B. Instead of personal notification, we can post on the Site or App
10. General Use of the Service - Booktraps
A. Booktraps provides the service
B. Booktraps has security system to keep users’ privacy and the use of information collected through our Service shall be limited to the purpose of providing the Service for which the Client has engaged Booktraps.
C. Any reasonable complaints from users should be welcomed and the results of the review could be posted on the Site or App, or emailed to the users directly.
11. General Use of the Service – Permissions and Restrictions
A. In your use of the Service, you will comply with all applicable laws. BookTrpas reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time
B. As part of BookTraps' policy, BookTraps will terminate user access to the App if a user has been determined to be an infringer for any of the following unless you obtain BookTraps' prior written approval:
① Impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity.
② Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
③ Upload to, transmit through, or display on the Service, any material that is unlawful, fraudulent, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable, or infringes our or any third party's intellectual property or other rights.
④ Restrict or inhibit any other user from using the Service, including, without limitation, by means of "hacking" or defacing any portion of the App. Transmit any software or other materials that contain any viruses, worms, Trojan horses, defects, date bombs, time bombs or other items of a destructive nature.
⑤ Modify, adapt, sublicense, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the Service.
⑥ Attempt to upload images by any method to another user's account without permission. Access or use (or attempt to access or use) another user's content without permission.
⑦ Engage in spamming or sales.
⑧ Use the Service to harm minors in any way, including, but not limited to, by uploading content that violates laws, child sexual exploitation laws and laws prohibiting the depiction of minors engaged in sexual conduct
⑨ Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or displayed on any portion of the Service. "Frame" or "mirror" any portion of the Service, or link to any page of or material on the Site other than the URLs provided by us to you for such purposes as part of the Service, without our prior written authorization
⑩ Any access to fail to comply with the rules or otherwise fail to comply with these Terms
C. You agree not to copy, change, translate, publish, broadcast, and distribute in any medium any part of the Service or the Content without BookTrap's prior written authorization
D. BookTraps has the right (but has no obligation) to review any Content and delete any Content that in the sole judgment violates this Agreement.
E. BookTraps reserves the right (but has no obligation) to investigate and take action in its sole discretion against you if you violate this provision or any other provision of this Agreement, including without limitation, removing Prohibited Content from the Services, terminating your membership, reporting you to law enforcement authorities, and taking legal action against you.
F. You periodically review the most up-to-date version of any functional kit include SDK
A. The Service provided by BookTraps could be graded (gives different benefit) according to each member’s virtual hierarchy on the App.
B. Booktraps provides Services everyday if there are no technical or maintenance problem.
C. Technical, maintenance and other issues may make the App unavailable from time to time. Booktraps makes no commitment, warranty or guarantee that the Service will operate in a timely, uninterrupted or error-free manner, or the Service will meet user’s purposes. If or when technical, maintenance and other issues make the App unavailable, we may inform you ahead by posting or emailing.
D. BookTraps may notify of regular maintenance in all or any part of Service.
13. Content and Conduct
A. BookTraps is constantly innovating in order to provide the best possible experience for its users.
B. You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the Service which BookTraps provides may change from time to time without prior notice.
C. You acknowledge and agree that BookTraps can modify, change, discontinue in any free services and BookTraps is not liable any of your possible loss.
D. You acknowledge and agree that any incomplete Book or Content (Draft Project) could be deleted without prior notice.
E. All versions of Content could be deleted after 6 months.
F. You agree that you will not post any Prohibited Content. "Prohibited Content" includes Book Content or Other Content that: (i) is offensive, pornographic, or promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; (ii) bullies, harasses, or advocates stalking, bullying, or harassment, of another person; (iii) involves the transmission of "junk mail," "chain letters," unsolicited mass mailing, or "spamming,"; (iv) is false or misleading or promotes, endorses or furthers illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous; (v) promotes, reproduces, performs or distributes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person’s work that is protected by copyright or trade secret law, such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacturer-installed copy-protection devices, or providing pirated music or links to pirated music files; (vi) is involved in the exploitation of persons under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under 13; (vii) provides instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone’s privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses and other harmful code; (viii) solicits passwords or personally identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other Users; (ix) contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or similar software; (x) violates any applicable law, including, but not limited to laws and regulations governing export control, unfair competition, anti-discrimination and false advertising; (xi) involves commercial activities that are detrimental to the interests of BookTraps; or (xii) otherwise violates this Agreement or creates liability for BookTraps. (
A. BookTraps retain all of ownership rights (copyrights, intellectual property) in Content or Book.
B. By submitting Content to BookTraps, you have only license to use service, you agree that Content you submit to the Service will not be involved with any commercial purpose.
C. You acknowledge and agree that your Content could be exposed, edited, modified, displayed to promote, advertise, sponsor BookTraps.
D. Content you submit can be exposed to any kind of Search engines, the Article, PR, Publications, Contests, other Site or App.
15. Ending your relationship with BookTraps
A. If you want to terminate your legal agreement with BookTraps, you may notify and close your account in the App. Your notice should be processed properly.
B. BookTrpas will retain any part of your Personal Data for as long as is reasonably required to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected. Data retained in backups will be removed only as the backups are purged in the normal course of BookTraps’ backup procedures.
C. Re-registration could be limited
16. Restrictions on Use
A. BookTraps may restrict a user's access to the Service with such as warning, temporary limitation, termination etc.
B. YouTube may at any time terminate its legal agreement with you if you have breached any provision of the Terms, applicable laws.
C. In the case of each of A and B, BookTraps shall, where possible, give reasonable notice.
D. You can file a formal objection in the case of A and B to BookTraps, then we review in a proper manner.
17. Limitation of Liability
A. To the fullest extent permitted by law, in no event shall BookTraps, its officers, directors, employees, or agents, be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, losses or expenses or consequential damages
B. You agree that BookTraps shall not be liable to provide stable services in case of uncontrollable events such as natural disaster, DDOS, IDC disability, telecommunication-error.
C. You acknowledge that BookTraps shall not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential losses which may be incurred by you.
D. You specifically acknowledge that BookTraps shall not be liable for content: any (I) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content, (II) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of our services, (III) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, (IV) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from our services, (IV) any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the like, which may be transmitted to or through our services by any third party, and/or (V) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the services, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not the company is advised of the possibility of such damages.
E. BookTraps only provide the services which help to develop your books, not guarantee for any improvement of skills and ability.
F. Specifically for the free Service, BookTraps shall not be liable for any event arising.
A. To the extent permitted by applicable law, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless BookTraps, its corporation, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the Service; (ii) your violation of any term of these Terms of Service; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (iv) any claim that your Content caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Service and your use of the Service.
19. Jurisdictional Issues
A. The Service is controlled and operated by BookTraps from the Republic of Korea, and is not intended to subject BookTraps to the laws or jurisdiction of any territory other than that of the Republic of Korea.
B. You and BookTraps agree to submit to the exclusive neighboring local jurisdiction of the courts of Korea to resolve any legal matter arising.
Dated: April 1, 2017