TERMS CONDITIONS

    Introduction

    China National Peking Opera Company (CNPOC) provides this web site (the 'Site') in support of its educational mission to further the understanding and appreciation of Peking Opera. We encourage you to use the Site as a research and informational tool, subject to the specific terms and conditions of use (the 'Terms and Conditions of Use') set forth here.

    Acceptance of Terms and Conditions

    By accessing this web site, you accept without limitation or qualification these terms and conditions of use. CNPOC may revise these terms and conditions of use at any time, which revisions shall bind you, and you should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then-current Terms and Conditions. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, please exit the Site now and refrain from further use.

    Protection of Privacy

    The official website of CNPOC is committed to protecting the privacy of its visitors and Members.

    The Web site automatically collects some non-personally identifiable information about you when you request pages through your browser. We place Cookies on the Web site users' computers to collect aggregate information for site traffic analysis, such as the number of users and the number of pages viewed (Cookies are small files that reside in a visitor's browser). The aggregate information we collect through cookies helps CNPOC monitor how you and other users use the Web site, allowing us to provide an optimal experience and better service. This information is never used to identify you personally. All information gathered from you in connection with your use of the Site is governed by the Site's 'Private Policy for Web site Visitors'. We believe that maintaining privacy on the Website is very important and we hope you will read our privacy policy carefully so that you will clearly understand both our commitment to you and your privacy and our method of collecting and using information.

    Copyrights

    The text, images, artworks, files, audio, video clips, illustrations, designs, documentation, and data (in whole or in part, the 'Materials') which appear on the Site are protected by copyright and may be covered by other restrictions as well, CNPOC retains all rights, including copyright, in data, images, documentation, text, and other information contained in these files. Copyright and other proprietary rights may be held by individuals or entities other than, or in addition to, CNPOC.

     You should assume that everything you see or read on this Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and may not be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the site without the written permission of CNPOC. CNPOC neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with CNPOC.

     The Materials are made available for limited non-commercial, educational, and personal use only, or for fair use as defined in the copyright laws of the People's Republic of China. You may download these files for your own use, subject to any additional terms or restrictions which may be applicable to the individual file or program. You must, however, cite the author and source of the Materials as you would materials from any printed work, and the citations should include http://www.cnpoc.cn/en/.

     Copying or redistribution in any manner for commercial use, including commercial publication, or for personal gain is strictly prohibited.

    Severance and Waiver

    You acknowledge and agree that in the event any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be held by the laws or regulations of the People's Republic of China to be invalid, unlawful, or unenforceable, in any respect, the validity, legality, and/or enforceability of the remaining terms and conditions contained herein shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby. In such event, the parties agree that any such invalid term or condition shall be validly reformed to as near approximate the intent of the parties as reflected in the provision, and if unreformable, shall be severed and deleted from these Terms and Conditions of Use. CNPOC's failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless agreed to in writing by CNPOC.

    Miscellaneous

    Section headings used in this document are for convenience only and do not have any legal effect.