Shinmyung Mediyes
Health Promotion & Prevention

Terms of Use

Terms of Use 


[Chapter 1: General Provisions]


Article 1 (Purpose)


These terms and conditions are intended to define the user's rights, obligations and responsibilities for membership registration and service use of the Shin Myung Mediyes Co., Ltd. operated Internet site (shinmyungmedi.com).


Article 2 (Definition)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' means a company that operates a or a virtual business site that the company has set up to trade goods or services using information and communication facilities such as computers to provide goods or services to users.

     'User' refers to members and non-members who access or visit 'shinmyungmedi.com' and receive the services provided by 'shinmyungmedi.com' according to this agreement.

     'Member' means a person who registers by providing personal information to 'shinmyungmedi.com. Member is continuously provided with information of 'shinmyungmedi.com' and can use the service provided by 'shinmyungmedi.com'.

     'Non-member' means a person who uses the services provided by 'shinmyungmedi.com' without registering as a member.


Article 3 (Specification and Amendment of Terms and Conditions)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' posts the contents of this agreement, company name, contact information (telephone, fax, e-mail address, etc.) on the initial service screen of the site so that users can know.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' may amend this Agreement without violating any applicable law such as the law on the regulation of the agreement, the basic laws on electronic transactions, the electronic signature law, the law on the promotion of information and communication network use, the door to door sales law, and the consumer protection law.

     If 'shinmyungmedi.com' amends the terms and conditions, the date of application and the reason for the amendment shall be specified and the current terms and conditions shall be announced on the initial screen of the site from 7 days before the date of application to the day before the date of application together with current terms and conditions.

     If 'shinmyungmedi.com' amends the terms, the amended terms will apply only to the contract entered into after the date of application, and the terms of the previous amendment shall apply to the contract already concluded. However, if a user who has already signed a contract conveys a wish to apply to the provisions of the amended agreement within the notice period of the amendment under paragraph 3 to 'shinmyungmedi.com' and receives the consent of 'mediyes.com', the amended provisions apply to them.

     With relation to the matters not provided for in these terms and interpretation of these terms, it shall accord with the government's guidelines for protecting e-commerce consumers and related laws or regulations.


Article 4 (Provision and Change of Service)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' offers the following services:

Providing information about goods and purchase contracts

Delivery of with Purchase Agreement

Other services determined by shinmyungmedi.com

     'shinmyungmedi.com' may change the contents of goods to be provided in the event of a stock out of stock or a change in technical specifications by a contract to be concluded.

     If the contents of the service contracted with 'shinmyungmedi.com' for reasons such as a stock out of stock or a change in technical specifications, 'shinmyungmedi.com' will not compensate you for the damages incurred. It is. However, this is not the case if 'shinmyungmedi.com' is intentional or negligent.


Article 5 (Suspension of Service)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' may temporarily suspend the provision of services in the event of maintenance, repair, replacement or failure of information and communication facilities such as computers, or interruption of communication.

     In the case of suspension of service pursuant to paragraph 1, 'shinmyungmedi.com' will notify the user in the manner prescribed in Article 8.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' shall not compensate for damages suffered by users or third parties due to the suspension of provision of the service for the reason of paragraph 1. This is not the case if 'shinmyungmedi.com' is intentional or negligent.


[Chapter 2. Membership Agreement]


 Article 6 (Membership)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' users apply for membership by filling in their membership information after indicating that they agree to these terms according to the registration form set by 'shinmyungmedi.com'.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' registers as a member unless the following applies among the users who apply to join as a member as in paragraph 1. The applicant who lost membership previously in accordance with Article 7 (3) of these Terms and Conditions. However, if an applicant who has passed three years after the loss of membership under Article 7 (3). has been approved for re-membership of the site it shall be made exception.


If there is any false, missing or misleading entry,

If you are found to be a member who has a significant technical difficulty in shinmyungmedi.com.


     When the user completes the membership, application process the membership contract shall be made unless a notification of rejection of the membership application is filed on 'shinmyungmedi.com'.

     If there is any change in the registration information under Article 15 Paragraph 1, the member shall immediately notify the information of changes to  'shinmyungmedi.com' by e-mail or other means.


Article 7 (Withdrawal of membership and Disqualification)


     Member can request 'shinmyungmedi.com' to withdraw at any time, and shinmyungmedi.com will immediately handle membership withdrawal.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' may restrict or suspend membership if the member falls under any of the following reasons:


If the member registered false information at the time of application

If the member does not pay the debts owed by the member in connection with the use of 'shinmyungmedi.com' or goods purchased through 'shinmyungmedi.com'

If the member threat the order of e-commerce, such as interfering with other people's use of 'shinmyungmedi.com' or stealing the information.

If the member prohibits the law and this agreement or contravene public order and morals through 'shinmyungmedi.com'


     After restricting or suspending 'shinmyungmedi.com' membership, 'shinmyungmedi.com' may disqualify the membership if the same act is repeated more than once or if the reason is not corrected within 30 days.

     If 'shinmyungmedi.com' disqualifies a member, membership will be terminated. In this case, the member will be notified of this, and the member will be given a chance to call before termination.


Article 8 (Notice to Members)


     If 'shinmyungmedi.com' notifies a member, the member may be notified to the e-mail address submitted to 'shinmyungmedi.com' by the member.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' can be replaced by an individual notice by posting to the 'shinmyungmedi.com' bulletin board for more than one week.


 [Chapter 3. Purchase Contract]


Article 9 (Application for Purchase)


'shinmyungmedi.com' users can purchase on 'shinmyungmedi.com' by the following methods.


1.Enter your name, address and phone number

2. Selection of goods or merchandise

3. Choice of payment method

4. Purchase by phone


Cancellation of a purchase must be made before the delivery of the goods. You must notify us by phone during our business hours.


Article 10 (Establishment of Contract)



     shinmyungmedi.com will accept the purchase request as described in Article 9 unless the following applies.


If there is any false, missing or misleading information in the application,  

If shinmyungmedi.combelieves that technical and business performance is significantly impaired


     The contract will be effective when the acceptance of 'shinmyungmedi.com' reaches the user in the form of acknowledgment notice in Article 12, paragraph 1.


 [Chapter 4. Payment]


Article 11 (Method of Payment)


Payment for goods purchased through 'shinmyungmedi.com' may be made in one of the following methods.



2.Credit card payment

3. Online passbook deposit

     Payment methods that members can use to purchase products include credit cards, online transfers and cyber cash.

     Credit card can be used after registration with the consent of the member.

     Online remittance is a method of depositing money directly into a shinmyungmedi.com account.

     Internet banking is a direct bank transfer payment from another bank account to the shinmyungmedi.comaccount via the Internet.


 Article 12 (Notification of Receipt Confirmation, Change and Cancellation of Purchase Request)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' will notify the acknowledgment to the user when there is a user's purchase request.

     The user who has received the acknowledgment notice can request a change or cancellation of the purchase application immediately after receiving the acknowledgment notice if there is a discrepancy in the intention indication.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' will promptly process the request of the user to change or cancel the purchase request before delivery.


 [Chapter 5 Shipping, Cancellation, Refund]


Article 13 (Delivery)


     The time required for domestic delivery is the date of payment on the card or the day after the payment is made.


Regular courier service (excluding orders and holidays): within 7 days

Mail delivery: Items deemed possible by mail delivery (7 days)

In case of force majeure, such as natural disaster, the relevant period and holidays are excluded from the above period.


 Article 14 (Refund, Return and Exchange)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' will notify to the user of the reason without delay when the goods that the user applied for purchase cannot deliver for the reason of sold out. If we receive the payment of goods in advance, the contract will be canceled, and the payment will be refunded within 3 days of receiving the payment. If not, the contract will be canceled and refunded within 3 days of the cause.

     In the following cases, 'shinmyungmedi.com' will immediately reimburse, return, and exchange, at the request of the user, within the next business day after the return of the goods, even if they are delivered. The deadline is 20 days from the date of delivery.


If the delivered item is different from the order or the information provided by shinmyungmedi.com

If the delivered product is damaged, or contaminated (except when the product is damaged due to the user's responsibility)

If the goods are delivered later than the delivery period specified in the Terms and Conditions (except when the goods are delayed due to the receiver's fault, such as absence of the goods receiver or loss of contact -the delayed period is excluded in this case)

When user's purchase is made without indicating the matters to be displayed in the advertisement pursuant to Article 18 of the Door-to-door Sales Act, etc.


   In the event of cancellation of goods or defects caused by a defective product under paragraph 2, all expenses necessary for the return will be borne by 'shinmyungmedi.com'. However, in case of cancellation due to the customer's simple change of mind, the customer should bear the shipping cost.

 [Chapter 6 Obligations of shinmyungmedi.com and user] 


Article 15 (Personal Information Protection)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' collects the minimum information necessary to fulfill the purchase contract when collecting the user's information. The following items are required, and others are optional.



Social security number (for members)


Phone number


     When 'shinmyungmedi.com' collects personally identifiable personal information, the user's consent must be obtained except in the following cases.


If the law has special provisions,

For the fulfillment of an electronic transaction agreement,

When necessary to settle charges for the provision of goods, etc.


     The personal information provided cannot be used for any other purpose or provided to a third party without the user's consent, and 'shinmyungmedi.com' is responsible for all of this.

However, the following cases are exceptional.


In the case of delivery service, we can inform the shipper of the minimum user information (name, address, phone number) required for delivery.

Necessary for statistics, academic research, or market research, where a specific individual is provided in an unidentifiable form.


     In the case where the user's consent is required under Paragraphs 2 and 3, 'shinmyungmedi.com' shall be specified or notified in advance the identity of the person in charge of personal information management (department, name, telephone number and other contact information), the purpose of collecting and using the information, and the matters relating to the provision of information to third parties (providing + receiving, the purpose of providing and the contents of the information to be provided) which are prescribed in the provisions of Article 16 (3) of the Act on the Promotion of Information and Communication Network Utilization. At this time, user may withdraw this consent at any time.

     User can request to view, and correct errors of personal information held by 'shinmyungmedi.com' at any time, and 'shinmyungmedi.com' is obliged to take necessary measures without delay.

If user request to correct the error, the personal information will not be used until 'shinmyungmedi.com' corrects the error.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' limits the number of administrators to minimize personal information.

We take full responsibility for the user's damages caused by loss, theft, leakage, or alteration of personal information including credit cards, bank accounts, etc.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' or a third party who has received personal information from it will destroy the personal information without delay when the purpose of collecting or receiving the personal information is achieved.


Article 16 (Obligations of the Company)


     'shinmyungmedi.com will not act against the law and these Terms or contrary to public and public morals. In addition, we must make every effort to provide goods and services consistently and stably under the terms of this agreement.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' shall have a security system to protect user’s personal information (including credit information) so that user can use the Internet service safely.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' shall be responsible for any damages to the user if the user is damaged by improperly displaying or advertising under Article 3 of the Act on Fairness of Labeling and Advertising.

     'shinmyungmedi.com' does not send e-mail for commercial purposes that users do not want.


Article 17 (Obligation for Member ID and Password)


     Except in the case of Article 15, the member is responsible for managing ID and password.

     Members should not allow their ID and password to be used by third parties.

     Members are responsible for damages caused by insufficient management of IDs and passwords, negligence of users, use of third parties, etc.

     If a member finds out that his or her ID and password are stolen or used by a third party, he or she must notify shinmyungmedi.com and follow the instructions of 'shinmyungmedi.com'.


Article 18 (Obligations of the User)


The User shall not do the following


1.Registration of false information when applying or changing

2. Changes to the information posted on 'shinmyungmedi.com'

3. Sending or posting information (computer programs, etc.) other than the information prescribed by 'shinmyungmedi.com'

4. Infringement of intellectual property rights such as copyright of 'shinmyungmedi.com' or other third parties

5. Impair the reputation or interfere with the work of 'shinmyungmedi.com' or other third parties.

6. Disclosure or posting information against the obscene or violent messages, images, voices, or public order on the site;


[Chapter 7. Others]


Article 19 (Relationship between Connection Sites and Linked Sites)


     'shinmyungmedi.com' is not responsible for any products or transactions offered by the linked site independently.


Article 20 (Restrictions on Use and Restriction of Copyright)


 Copyright and other intellectual property rights in the work created by 'shinmyungmedi.com' belong to shinmyungmedi.com.

 User may not use the information obtained by using 'shinmyungmedi.com' for commercial purposes or by making it available to third parties by copying, transmitting, publishing, distributing, broadcasting or other means without prior consent of shinmyungmedi.com.


Article 21 (Dispute Resolution)

 'shinmyungmedi.com' operates a damage compensation department in order to reflect legitimate opinions or complaints raised by users and to compensate for the damages.

 'shinmyungmedi.com' handles complaints and opinions submitted by users first. However, if prompt processing is difficult, the user will be notified immediately of the reason and processing schedule.

 Disputes arising between 'shinmyungmedi.com' and users may be subject to the mediation of the Electronic Trade Dispute Resolution Committee established under Article 28 of the Framework Act on Electronic Transactions and Article 15 of the Enforcement Decree.


Article 22. (Jurisdiction and Governing Law)

 'Lawsuits regarding electronic transaction disputes between 'shinmyungmedi.com' and users are filed with the competent court under the Civil Procedure Law.

 The laws of South Korea apply to e-commerce litigation filed between 'shinmyungmedi.com' and the user.


Article 23 (Other Rules and Conditions)


Matters not specified in these Terms and Conditions are subject to the provisions of the Basic Law on Electronic Transactions, Digital Signature Law, Visiting Sales Law and other relevant laws.




(Effective Date) The above terms were revised on December 10, 2018.