Terms and Conditions

Terms of Use “Pattaya Unplugged” aka “PU”
1. Using “Pattaya Unplugged” Online Services
2. Contributing content
3. “Pattaya Unplugged” Online Communities
4. Use of “Pattaya Unplugged” Content
5. Children
6. Privacy
7. Disclaimers
8. General
9. Enquiries/Complaints
10. Registration

1. Using “Pattaya Unplugged” (“PU”) Online Services
“Pattaya Unplugged” provides its online services, including “PU”-managed spaces on third party platforms, (“PU” Online Services) on the following terms.
By continuing to access the “PU” Online Services, you agree to be bound by the terms outlined below and any additional terms (including “PU” House Rules) outlined within the specific service you access. Please check this page regularly so you are aware of any updates to the terms. If you do not agree with any of the terms, as updated or amended, please do not use the service.

2. Contributing Content
You are responsible for all content you contribute to any “PU” Online Services, including text, photos, videos, audio and links (Your Content).
By contributing content to any “PU” Online Service, you grant “Pattaya Unplugged” a royalty-free, non-exclusive licence to use Your Content in any way that we want, and in any media worldwide. This may include the use of your photos or video on “PU” television, the transmission of the material by our overseas partners and syndication to our Thailand content partners. You retain copyright and any other rights you hold in Your Content and can continue to share and commercialise Your Content as you wish.
You confirm you own or have the right to use any copyrighted material included in Your Content (including music, photos, quotes and excerpts of audio or video), that you have permission of anyone appearing or performing in Your Content and that you are not infringing any person’s rights by submitting the content to “PU”. You also confirm you have, where appropriate, sought the consent of the parent or guardian of any person under the age of 18 who is featured in Your Content.
Please ensure you keep your own copies of Your Content as “PU” may not archive, store or back-up Your Content nor continue to make Your Content accessible online.
“PU” will endeavour to provide you with an appropriate credit when using Your Content on “PU” platforms, though you understand and agree this may not always be possible.

3. “Pattaya Unplugged” Online Communities
While encouraging rigorous debate and the sharing of diverse opinions, “PU” expects community members to treat each other with respect and courtesy. These standards apply to interaction within all “PU” Online Services including official “PU” accounts established on third-party social media sites.
You understand and agree “PU” has ultimate editorial control over all its online services. “PU” may edit, remove or exercise its discretion not to publish your contribution for legal, editorial or operational reasons including if the “PU” considers it to be:
defamatory, or otherwise unlawful or that it violates laws regarding harassment, discrimination, racial vilification, privacy or contempt;
intentionally false or misleading;
infringement of intellectual property rights including copyright;
abusive, offensive or obscene;
inappropriate, off-topic, repetitive or vexatious. For example “PU” reserves the right to reject contributions that have been widely canvassed in any forum. It also reserves the right to reject contributions from participants who seek to dominate the discussion;
compromising the privacy of any person or containing inappropriate personal information;
seeking to endorse commercial products or services without our prior consent or agreement as may be required;
seeking to directly solicit donations;
deliberate provocation of other community members; or
impersonating someone else and/or posting on behalf of a suspended member.

If you breach these Terms of Use, “PU” may block your account or contributions.
“PU” values the role of its communities in guiding content standards and etiquette among members. If you have concerns about inappropriate content on a “PU” Online Service you can alert the moderator of that space.
When accessing or participating in a “PU”-managed space on a third-party platform, such as channels, pages or feeds hosted on an external site, you agree to comply with the terms and conditions specified by that third party platform.
“PU” recommends you make sure you understand the privacy settings for each platform with which you engage and choose appropriate options to protect your personal details and content shared.

4. Use Of “PU” Content
All intellectual property rights in the content, software and systems owned by or licensed to “PU” on any “PU” Online Services, including logos, images, names, designs, trademarks and copyright (“PU” Content) are reserved to “PU” and its licensors.
Such content is provided for your personal, non-commercial use only. Unless specifically noted in the House Rules for a particular service, you may not otherwise reproduce, republish, modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, reverse engineer or disassemble “PU” Content, without obtaining “PU’s” prior written permission.
You agree not to remove, obscure, or alter any “PU” copyright notice or trademark on any content you access and use. You also agree not to use “PU” Content in a way that implies endorsement by “PU” or any person included in the materials.
If you are interested in using “PU” Content other than for personal, non-commercial use, please contact [email protected] for further information.

5. Children
The online protection of children is a shared responsibility between “PU”, the parent/guardian and the child. “PU” aims to ensure that children and young people (under 18) who engage with our online spaces understand the possible risks they face and how to minimise them.
When contributions are sought from, likely to have been submitted by, or include children and/or young people (under 18),” PU” will, where appropriate, seek the consent of a child’s parent or guardian before using a child’s contribution on “PU” platforms.

6. Privacy
Any personal details and data acquired by “PU” from your participation in any “PU” Online Services will be used only in accordance with “PU’s Privacy Policy”.

7. Disclaimers
“Pattaya Unplugged” does not endorse the views or material contained in the contributions of members of the public or third party sites. “PU” is not responsible for the content, availability or performance of external sites linked to or hosting “PU” Online Services.
“PU” Online Services are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. You understand and agree that you use “PU” Online Services at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage or loss whatsoever that results from such use. “PU” disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by Thai law all guarantees, warranties or representations of merchantability, acceptable quality and fitness for any purpose, security, reliability, accuracy, timeliness, and performance of “PU” Online Services and any content contained therein.

8. General
These Terms of Use will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Kingdom of Thailand which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms of Use to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use will continue in full force and effect.

10. Enquiries/Complaints
For information regarding the use of Pattaya Unplugged Content, contact [email protected]
If you have concerns about inappropriate or infringing content accessed through any “PU” Online Services, please alert the moderator of that service where available.

11. Registration
You may be required to register an account in order to access and/or contribute to certain “PU” Online Services.
Any identifying or contact details required for registration will only be used in accordance with “PU’s Privacy Policy”.
“PU” may refuse registration of users whose suggested login names are considered inappropriate, impersonating another person or attempting to create multiple accounts for or on behalf of a suspended member.
You may terminate your account at any time by unsubscribing (where that option is available) or by contacting “PU” at [email protected] However, your content may continue to be available online after termination.
“PU” may suspend or block your account if you breach the Terms of Use.