TERMS OF USE

Welcome to the Hommego! This Terms of Use ("Terms") govern your access to and use of Hommego’s website and makes available to you, and any other linked pages or blogs, features, content (including any information, text, graphics, photos, lists of items complied by you, comments, reviews, links, or other materials downloaded or appearing on, offered from time to time by Hommego in connection therewith (collectively referred to as “Content”). It is important that you carefully read and understand the terms and conditions of this Agreement. By using the Site, you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you should not use the Site.

 

Eligibility

You may use the Services available on the Site (collectively the “Services”) only if you are at least 13 years of age. We do not knowingly market or sell products for purchase by children. You may only buy items through Hommego if you are legally capable of forming a binding contract with Hommego or if you are under 18 years old, but over 13 years old, with the consent and involvement of a parent or guardian) and are able to abide by and comply with these Terms, and are not a person barred from receiving the Services under the laws of Hong Kong. You may use the Services only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable local, state national, and international laws, rules and regulations. If you open an account on behalf of a company, organization, or other entity, the “you” includes you and that entity; and you represent and warrant that you are authorized on behalf of that entity to bind the entity to these Terms; and you agree to these Terms on the entity’s behalf. The Services may include advertisements, which may be targeted to the Content or information on the Services, queries made through the Services, or other information. The types and extent of advertising by Hommego on the Services are subject to change. In consideration for Hommego granting you access to and use of the Services, you agree that Hommego and its third party providers and partners may place such advertising on the Services or in connection with the display of Content or information from the Services whether submitted by you or others.

 

Account Registration

Access to certain functionalities of the Site will require you to register with and/or provide certain information to Hommego. All personal details disclosed by you will be collected and processed in accordance with our Privacy Policy. If and when you register with or provide information to Hommego, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted (including your email address) and (b) maintain and update your information (including your email address) to keep it accurate, current and complete. You agree to register with Hommego and access and use your account solely for personal use. You may not authorize others to use your account. You are solely responsible for keeping your registration and other personal details (including your username and password) for your account confidential.

 

Privacy Policy

You acknowledge and agree that any personal information provided by you through registration or collected by us in connection with your use of the Site or any Services will be treated in the manner described in our Privacy Policy. Our Privacy Policy is incorporated into this Agreement, and you agree to its terms.

 

Accessing The Services

Access to the Services is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We are not be liable if for any reason the Services are unavailable at any time or for any period. We reserve the right to modify, restrict access or terminate access to the Services at any time.

 

Content On The Services

The services as well as any information provided through the Site (collectively, the "Information"), are provided for your personal use only and not for any for profit or commercial activities or purpose or for resale, except as expressly permitted in this Terms. No Hommego materials or property may be copied, reproduced, displayed, republished, downloaded, posted, digitized, translated, modified, transmitted, distributed or commercially exploited in any way, except as expressly permitted in this Terms. Hommego’s permission to you for your use of this Site expressly excludes commercial use by you of any Information concerning product descriptions or professional listings for the benefit of another merchant. You expressly are prohibited from any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools in your use of the Site.

 

You understand and agree that you may not authorize any Information to be reproduced, modified, displayed, performed, transferred, distributed or otherwise used by any third party, and you agree that you will take all reasonable steps to prevent any unauthorized reproduction and/or other use of the Information. You agree to advise Hommego promptly of any such unauthorized use of which you are aware. Failure to abide by these conditions will immediately terminate this permission and may result in the infringement of the copyrights and/or trademarks and other proprietary rights of Hommego or others.

Third-Party Links

The Site may contain links to other websites (the "Third-Party Sites") for your convenience. We do not control the linked websites or the content provided through such Third-Party Sites. Your use of Third-Party Sites is subject to the privacy practices and terms of use established by the specific linked Third-Party Site, and we disclaim all liability for such use. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. The fact that we offer such links does not indicate any approval or endorsement by us of any linked Third-Party Site or any material contained on any linked Third-Party Site, and we disclaim any such approval or endorsement. We do not verify, make any representations or take responsibility for such Third-Party Sites, including, without limitation, the truthfulness, accuracy, quality or completeness of the content, services, links displayed and/or any other activities conducted on or through such Third-Party Sites.

 

Products and Services

You may be provided the opportunity on the Site or through the Services to purchase products or services that are offered, sold or manufactured by third parties (collectively "Products"). Such Products may be available for purchase directly from Third-Party Sites.

 

The availability of any Products on the Site does not imply our endorsement of the Products. Reviews are solely the opinions of the users that post them. None of the Reviews contain or reflect any opinions or views of Hommego. We do not represent, warrant or guarantee that the Product descriptions (including product images displayed in the Services) are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. Hommego strives for accuracy in pricing of the products sold. However, time lag of update, occasional errors or mistakes may cause inaccurate prices to appear on the Site.

 

Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability

Your access to and use of the Services or any Content is at your own risk. You understand and agree that the Services is provided to you on an ‘as-is’ and ‘as available’ basis. Without limiting the foregoing, Hommego and its partners disclaim to the maximum extent permitted by law any warranties, representations (other than fraudulent misrepresentation), guarantees or conditions, whether express or implied. Hommego makes no warranty and disclaims all responsibility and liability for the completeness, accuracy, availability functionality, compatibility, freedom from defects, timeliness, security, performance, availability, or reliability of the Services or any content thereon.

 

Hommego make no promises with respect to, and expressly disclaim all liability, to the maximum extent permitted by law, for (i) the product descriptions or products, (ii) third-party sites and any third-party products or service listed on or accessible to you through the Services, (iii) the quality or conduct of any third-party you encounter in connection with your use of the Services.

 

Hommego will not be responsible or liable for any harm to your computer system, loss of data, or other harm that results from your access to or use of the Services, or any Content. You also agree that Hommego has no responsibility or liability for the deletion of, or the failure to store or to transmit, any Content and other communications maintained by the Services. Hommego makes no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained from Hommego or through the Services, will create any warranty not expressly made herein. We are not liable to you for any inability to access the Services at any time, for any reason (including but not limited to any planned or unplanned downtime, or any outages on networks (including mobile networks) or when you are not in an area supported by mobile coverage).

Copyright and Intellectual Property Disclaimer

Hommego respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that Content of any kind on this website is an infringement of copyright in material in which you either own copyright or are authorized to exercise the rights of a copyright owner, then please advise us by writing to us via email: info@hommego.com. Hommego will review all claims of copyright infringement received and remove content deemed to have been posted or distributed in violation of any such laws. To make a claim, please provide the following:

  • A physical or an electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest that is allegedly infringed;
  • A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
  • A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on Website reasonably sufficient to permit Hommego to locate the material;
  • Your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and email;
  • A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
  • A statement by you that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you, made under penalty of perjury, are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT, IF YOU KNOWINGLY MISREPRESENT THAT ONLINE CONTENT IS INFRINGING, YOU MAY BE SUBJECT TO CIVIL PENALTIES. THESE PENALTIES MAY INCLUDE MONETARY DAMAGES, COURT COSTS, AND ATTORNEYS FEES INCURRED BY US, BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER, OR BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER’S LICENSEE THAT IS INJURED BY A RESULT OF OUR RELYING UPON YOUR MISREPRESENTATION. YOU MAY ALSO BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTION FOR PERJURY.

 

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The Hong Kong courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to or your use of the Services. These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Hong Kong.

Miscellaneous

If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions (except as provided for under “Dispute Resolution”). This is the entire Agreement between you and us relating to the subject matter herein and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous written or oral agreements between you and us with respect to such subject matter. This Agreement may not be changed, waived or modified except by Hommego as provided herein or otherwise by written instrument signed by Hommego. Neither this Agreement nor any right, obligation, or remedy hereunder is assignable, transferable, delegable, or sub-licensable by you except with Hommego's prior written consent, and any attempted assignment, transfer, delegation, or sublicense shall be null and void. Hommego may assign, transfer, or delegate this Agreement or any right or obligation or remedy hereunder in its sole discretion. No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. Any heading, caption, or section title contained in this Agreement is inserted only as a matter of convenience and in no way defines or explains any section or provision hereof.

 

If a dispute arises between you and us, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly to seek a resolution at the address via info@hommego.com. We will consider reasonable requests to resolve the dispute through alternative dispute resolution procedures, such as mediation or arbitration, as alternatives to litigation.

 

Nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to constitute a partnership between the parties nor constitute either part the agent or employee of the other for any purpose.

 

PRIVACY POLICY

Hommego is committed to protect your privacy. This privacy policy sets out the basis on what information we collect from you, how we use it, how it may be shared, and what choices you have. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. When you use the Site, you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of information about you as described in this privacy policy. Additionally, our Terms of Use are incorporated by reference into this privacy policy.

Collection and Use of Information

We collect the following information that you provide us directly or automatically when you use our Site:

  1. Account Information: Your username, password, photos and e-mail address when you register to Hommego.
  2. Public Content: Information, words, comments that you post to the Site.
  3. Site Activity Information: Such as your search activitiy, the pages you view, type of computer or mobile device, browser lanuage, IP address, location, the date and time of your visit.
  4. Communication: Messages between you and Hommego

We may use the information for purposes such as to: provide the Site’s functionality, improve the Site’s quality, personalize your experience, track usage of the Site, provide feedback to businesses and professionals whose products or services are listed on the Site, display relevant advertising, evaluate the success of our advertising, provide customer support, message you, back up our systems and allow for disaster recovery, enhance the security of the Site, and comply with legal obligations.

Analytics Information:

We use third-party analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Services. These tools collect information sent by your device or our Service, including the web pages you visit, add-ons, and other information that assists us in improving the Service.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

Cookies are small data files that may have unique identifiers, and reside, among other places, on your computer or mobile device, in emails we send to you, and on our Site. When you visit the Service, we may use cookies and similar technologies like pixels, web beacons, and local storage to collect information about how you use the Services.

We may use Cookies to collect or transmit information about you and your use of the Site or third-party sites, such as: your browser type, search preferences, data relating to advertisements that have been displayed to you or that you have clicked on, your interests on our Site and other sites, and the date and time of your use. When we use Cookies, we do so in order to further Site features and processes, store your preferences, facilitate relevant advertising, and help us learn more about how users engage with the Site, and understand your activities after you leave our Site. Our Cookies may be persistent or stored only during an individual session. It may be possible to disable Cookies through your device or browser settings. The method for disabling cookies may vary by device and browser, but can usually be found in preferences or security settings. However, doing so may affect your ability to use the Site. If you are not comfortable with the above uses of Cookies, please do not use this Site.

Use of Your Information

We do not rent or sell your personal contact information (such as your email address associated with your account registration) to third-parties to use for their own marketing purposes. We may share some information about you with third parties in connection with your use of the Site.

Parties with whom we may share your information:

  • We may share your information (including but not limited to, information from cookies, log files, device identifiers, locaion data, and usage data) with business that are legally part of the same group of companies that Hommego is part of, or that become part of that group (“Affiliates”). Affiliates may use this information to help provide, understand, and improve the Service (including by providing analytics) and Affiliates’ own services (including by providing you with better and more relevant experiences).
  • We may also share your information as well as information from tools like cookies, log files, and device identifiers and location data, with third-party organizations that help us provide the Service to you (“Service Providers”). Our Service Providers will be given access to your information as is reaonably necessary to provide the Service under reasonable confidentiality terms.
  • We may also share certain information such as cookie data with third-party advertising partners. This information would allow third-party ad networks to, among other things, deliver targered advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.
  • We may remove parts of data that can identify you and share anonymized data with other parties. We may also combine your information with other information in a way that it is no longer associated with you and share that aggregated information.
  • Information that you post publicly on Hommego (e.g., photos, comments, your profile) will be made publicly available to other users of Hommego.
  • We may investigate and disclose information from or about you, as permitted by applicable law, if we have a good faith belief that such investigation or disclosure is (a) reasonably necessary to comply with legal process and law enforcement instructions and orders, such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, judicial proceeding, or other legal process served on us; (b) helpful to prevent, investigate, or identify possible wrongdoing in connection with the Site; or (c) helpful to protect our rights, reputation, property, or that of our users, subsidiaries, or the public.

Storage of Your Information

  • Your information collected through the Site may be stored and processed in Hong Kong or any other country whcih Hommego, its Affiliates or Service Providers maintain facilities.
  • Hommego, its Affiliates or Service Providers may transfer information that we collect about you, including personal information across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countires or jurisdictions around the world. If you are located in the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from the Hong Kong Special Administration Region law, please note that we may transfer infromation, including personal information, to a country and jurisdiction that does not have the same data protection laws as your jurisdiction.
  • By registering for and using the Service you consent to the transfer of information to the Hong Kong Special Administration Region or to any other country in which Hommego, its Affiliates or Services Providers maintain facilties and the use and disclosure of information about you as described in this Privacy Policy.
  • We use commercially reasonable safeguards to help keep the information collected throught the Service secure and take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.
  • You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique passwod and account information, and for controlling access to emails between you and Hommego, at all times. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes the social media services you connect to Hommego make to their services. We are not responsible for the functionality, privacy, or security measures of any other organization.

Account Termination and Data Retention

You can close your account at any time by going to account settings. When you close your account, you will cease to provide ongoing or future data to us. Your public profile will be deactivated. However, unless prohibited by applicable law, postings or comments you provided to the forum associated with your public profile prior to closing your account, will remain public. We may retain information about you for the purposes authorized under this privacy policy unless prohibited by law.

Children’s Privacy

The Site is intended for general audiences and is not directed to children under 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. The Service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 with parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you become aware that a child has provided us with personal information without parental consent, please contact us at info@hommego.com, and we will take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's account.  

Links to Other Sites

Our Site contains links to other sites that are not controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and read the privacy policies of each and every site you visit. This privacy policy applies only to information collected by our Site.

Modifications and Updates to this Privacy Policy

We may revise this privacy policy from time to time. If we make material changes to this privacy policy, we may notify you by email or by posting a notice on the Site. By continuing to access or use the Site after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised privacy policy.

Contact

If you have questions or comments about this privacy policy, please feel free to contact us at info@hommego.com.

Last Updated April 5, 2016