Agreement for Registration
Welcome to HiSupplier, a third-party e-commerce platform developed and operated by
Zhejiang HiSupplier Network Technology Co., Ltd. This agreement appliers to your use
of HiSupplier (hereinafter referred to as users,you). When you use HiSupplier to release
products and information (including but not limited to accessing HiSupplier, using the
information through whatever way, or enjoying services and products provided by HiSupplier),
we would consider that you understand, approve and agree to comply with this agreement.
1. Acceptance Clause
When you access to HiSupplier, we would consider that you understand, approve and agree to
settle this agreement with HiSupplier, and you should comply with it (clauses). HiSupplier
reserve the right to modify the clauses whenever it is necessary. HiSupplier would issue a
public notice on our website to inform you if we changing the clause in anyway. If you can’t
accept the clauses, you should stop to use HiSupplier at the certain moment. The clauses that
have been modified will be self-executing once released on HiSupplier website. If you keep
using HiSupplier, we would consider that you accept the modified clauses. We will take the
latest service agreement as the standard when some disputes occurred between you and HiSupplier.
This agreement includes the whole text and rules that have been released or be ready to be released
by HiSupplier. All rules are considered inalienable parts of this agreement and enjoy the equal legal validity as the text.
2. Member User
2.1 HiSupplier provides services to individuals and companies who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. If you do not qualify, please do not use the Service.
2.2 The Service is not available again to any members that have been permanently or indefinitely suspended by HiSupplier.
2.3 HiSupplier may, in its sole discretion, refuse the Service to anyone at any time without any prior notice to you.
3. Registration Clause
3.1 In joining or becoming a member of HiSupplier, you hereby agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete
information about yourself (including but not limited to identification, contact details and etc.) in the "JOIN NOW" application form (such information being the "Registration Content"). You should maintain and promptly update the Membership Information to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
3.2 If you represent another business entity or organization registered on HiSupplier, you should promise that you have the authority to bind the entity to this Agreement.
4.1 You should promise to comply with laws and regulations of the country as well as agreement, provision, rules and conventions of HiSupplier when you use the service, and never use HiSupplier to undertake any illegal activities.
4.2 You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Member ID and Password, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your Member ID and Password.
• HiSupplier cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to keep the Member ID and Password.
• You should ensure that you properly exit the website at the end of each session.
• Any unauthorized account sale or license is forbidden by HiSupplier. You agree to inform HiSupplier about such conduct.
4.3 In order to protect your legal advantage, you should provide valid documentary evidences when you need to modify some important information. The change will be accepted after checking by interrelated service staff.
4.4 You should be independently responsible for the fact that all the information you released on HiSupplier (including but not limited to personal information, commercial information, words, pictures and videos)
4.5 HiSupplier will send any notice or document to your email address (and you agree that when you modify the original email address submitted during the registration process and it is accepted by HiSupplier, the new email address will be prevail). If the notice or document arrives at your email system (or the circumstances justify the assumption that the service has been made), the service shall be deemed completed.
4.6 Each Member acknowledges that information provided to HiSupplier should not
• disparage on politics, religion, race and gender or contain any content including obscene, pornography, insult and slander.
• infringe or otherwise abet, encourage the infringement ,be in violation of any third party's copyright, patent, trademarks, trade secrets or other proprietary rights, rights of publicity or privacy, or any other Third Party Rights.
• be the products that were officially restricted or prohibited by our nation. You can take the List of Forbidden Words for reference.
• be the products that were considered improper to released or trade on HiSupplier.
• any other information that is against the nation’s laws and regulations.
You can consult the service staff on line for more details.
4.7 HiSupplier reserves the right to filter, modify, select and/or delete any or all information it deems inappropriate. Every member is solely responsible for the accuracy, completeness, integrity, timeliness, correctness and non-infringement of the information that you create, display, transmit or provide while using the Service and for the consequences of your actions (including any loss or damage which HiSupplier may suffer) by doing so.
4.8 HiSupplier may contain links to other websites, but we do not have the right to control over such websites and resources provided by those websites. Please be cautious towards such sites' terms and conditions before clicking them. HiSupplier does not endorse and is not responsible for the validity of any content, advertising, service, products or information from those linking websites. You acknowledge that HiSupplier is not liable, or responsible, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused by any content, advertising, service, product or information from the linking websites.
4.9 In terms of the company and products information that you released in public part on HiSupplier (including but not limited to words, pictures and videos), you acknowledge that HiSupplier enjoys the right to use, copy, reedit, republic, translate, spread, perform, display and create from it freely, permanently, irrevocably and nonexclusively all over the world, and also has the right to edit it into any other kinds of works, media and technology, no matter they were existed at this moment or will be created in the future.
5. Information Collection
HiSupplier need to collect information about persons/companies, products & offers when you registered, and the Server will automatically collect your IP address and viewing page when you visited HiSupplier. Meanwhile, HiSupplier collect suppliers and products in China as well as global buyers’ purchasing demand to build its own database.
HiSupplier would not leak out any membership’s interrelated information until it is permitted by user or need for legal use.
Being access to and using HiSupplier as well as registering as a Free Member is free of charge. You will be charged if you become a GoldSite Member or choose other charged services. The concrete expense standard can be refered to the explanation on HiSupplier.com or insulted from HiSupplier’s staff directly. HiSupplier reserves the right to modify the charging clause without noticing in advance and would post the changed clause on HiSupplier.com immediately.
Please notice that we are not responsible for all hardware, software, service and other costs you incur while accessing our website and Internet based data on our servers.
HiSupplier reserves the right to change or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, some or all of the services and/or features at any time without notice.
7. Dispute and Complaint Handling
7.1 You agree to immediately notify HiSupplier of any infringement or breach of your legal rights by using of Service and provide necessary evidences. You are liable for the authenticity and legitimacy of your deed.
7.2 In the event that any user has a complaint, dissension, or dispute with any party to a transaction or other users, such user acknowledges and agrees that HiSupplier has the right (but not the obligation) to accept and deal with the complaint, dissension, or dispute with your authorization. You have to provide materials which could be used as a deterrent against the complaint, dissension, or dispute at a specified time when you receive the notice sent by email or any other means from HiSupplier, otherwise HiSupplier would handle the complaint, dissension, or dispute at its sole discretion with its independent judgment, where the resolution would be unfavorable to you. HiSupplier may impose the limitations on, suspend or terminate the use of Service or refuse your accessing HiSupplier.com if there is a breach of the items of this Agreement and other terms, regulations and policies for the uses of any Service.
7.3 You acknowledge and promise that the ability of making a judgment and/or dealing with a complaint, dissension, or dispute is limited, no warrant shall be made that the results would meet your requirements, anticipation, or hope, and in no event shall HiSupplier be liable for the judgment or results. It is HiSupplier’s right to decide whether or not to participate in the handling of the complaint, dissension, or dispute.
7.4 If the Member is in breach of any items of this Agreement or other terms, regulations and policies for the uses of any Service, according to the legally effective judgments or orders of the people's court verify or HiSupplier's suspicion at its sole discretion, HiSupplier reserves the right to publish the records of such breach on the website, and make other appropriate treatments, including but not limited to termination of Service, prohibition of the use of HiSupplier.com permanently.
8. Suspension and termination
HiSupplier withholds the right to temporarily or permanently terminate your use of Service or refuse your accessing HiSupplier.com for any of the following reasons where you:
8.1 The membership hasn’t updated its information when its information filled or actual operating information is different with its commercial instrument or business license.
8.2 Utilize HiSupplier.com to send or provided false information or information officially forbidden by national laws and regulations in connection with your member account, or spam messages repeatedly publish the same product information.
8.3 Post any material without permission to other HiSupplier’s members that are not related to international trade or business cooperation.
8.4 Impersonate or unlawfully use another person's or companies' name to post information or conduct business of any form.
8.5 Undertake any scheme to undermine the integrity of the computer or networks used by HiSupplier.com and/or any other users and attempt to gain unauthorized access, use, modification or control of such computer systems or networks.
8.6 Post or transfer documents or materials that contain any computer viruses or other destructive devices and codes that have the effect of damaging, interfering with, intercepting or expropriating any software or hardware system, data or personal information.
8.7 Obtain by any means HiSupplier member's username and/or password.
8.8 Transfer or sell the service of HiSupplier (including but not limited to the member's username and password) or relevant business information obtained from HiSupplier.com in any form.
8.9 Utilize HiSupplier for fraudulent or illegal activities.
8.10 Utilize HiSupplier to engage activities that may damage the intellectual property of HiSupplier or others.
8.11 Any other conducts that against laws and regulations, agreements of HiSupplier, provisions, rules, procedures and conventions.
8.12 Release products that are involved in infringing an intellectual property or brand.
8.13 Release products that are forbidden by Network Supervision Bureau.
9. Responsibility Statement
9.1 HiSupplier as a platform that provide services for searching customers, negotiating for products, cannot control the quality, security, validity, authenticity, accuracy of the engaged products and ability of the trader to meet their commitment. What’s more, you should be aware that trading with foreign businessman, minor and dishonest person must have some risk.
9.2 The services available to you on HiSupplier may contain errors and our service is subject to periods of interruption. HiSupplier would not make any promises for effect. HiSupplier cannot be held responsible for any host unreachable resulting from artificial or inartificial causes. You acknowledge that you independently suffer the lost caused by involuntary interrupt, operation or transmission delay, computer virus, network connection error, unauthorized access and so on.
9.3 While HiSupplier does try its best to maintain the services available on HiSupplier.com, some mistakes or errors may still be occurred. We cannot be held responsible for any errors, defects, lost profits, or other consequential damages arising from the use of this website. HiSupplier provides the services on HiSupplier.com "as is," with no warranties whatsoever. In no event shall HiSupplier be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special and exemplary damages, or any damages whatsoever, arising from the performance of HiSupplier.com or from any members' use of services provided through this website, even if HiSupplier.com has been advised of the possibility of such damages. If you are dissatisfied with HiSupplier, or any portion, your exclusive remedy shall be to cease using the website.
9.4 You agree to indemnify and hold Zhejiang HiSupplier Network Technology Co., Ltd, its officers, directors, owners, agents and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the services on HiSupplier.com. HiSupplier reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.
9.5 Users should be independently responsible for the risk resulted from using HiSupplier. HiSupplier, its officers, directors, owners, agents and employees, shall not be liable to you or anyone else for any loss or injury resulting from using serivices on Made-in-China.com, or for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on content contained on our website. HiSupplier, its officers, directors, owners, agents and employees, shall not be liable to you or anyone else for any direct, consequential, special, incidental, indirect, or similar damages, even if you are advised of the possibility of such damages, resulting from the use or the inability to use the service.
10. Force Majeure Clause
HiSupplier will not be liable for interruption to Service due to uncontrollable or inevitable reasons, directly or indirectly as a result of acts of (including but not limited to)god, hardware malfunction, software related problems, telecommunications, electrical failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, war, governmental actions, human error or other obstacles.
11. Intellectual Property
11.1 HiSupplier holds copyright over all related information and web designs. All the content on HiSupplier.com and words, pictures created by HiSupplier are belonged to HiSupplier, no matter marked or not. Any person and organization shouldn’t modify, republic, spread, sell, recreate or utilize them (including but not limited to company information and products information) in any way without HiSupplier’s permission. Any unauthorized copying or commercial use of content obtained from HiSupplier.com is strictly prohibited, and HiSupplier reserves the right to take legal action in the case of such activity.
11.2 Any one should not utilize the brand designed and owned by HiSupplier, including but not limited to . All brands appears on HiSupplier.com are belonged to their owner.
11.3 HiSupplier enjoys intellectual property of the system researched and developed by itself or cooperation. All rights of HiSupplier are protected by law.
11.4 All the materials to be read on HiSupplier.com are protected by Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China, The Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China and other laws. HiSupplier respect and protect others’ intellectual property. No one can release or spread information and images that may infringe others’ right without copyright, trade mark privileges and permission by the owner, or the actor will be held responsible for all the consequences arising therefrom.
12. Law Application and Jurisdiction
12.1 The formation, alteration, execution and interpretation of this agreement as well as the settlement of any dispute arises in connection with this agreement apply to the Law of the People's Republic of China. If any certain event relates to this agreement lacking of clear regulations of law, it should follow the international commercial practice and formula business.
12.2 Any disputes arising out of the content or execution of the agreement shall be settled amicably through negotiation. If the negotiation is unsuccessful, any party has right to litigate it to the court with jurisdiction over HiSupplier.
13.1 When you utilize HiSupplier and its interrelated services, you should understand, approve and agree to comply with this agreement and other clauses.
13.2 If any clause of this agreement is completely or partly invalid due to whatever reasons, other clauses should still be in effect and binding.
13.3 Titles in this agreement are set for convenience and not legally binding.