Effective/Last Updated:   October 1, 2023



BNI® 服务条款


BNI Worldwide Development Ltd controls your personal data for and on behalf of BNI Global, LLC, together with its related affiliates (“BNI”, “our” or “we”). BNI operates bni.com, bnichina.com, and an operating management system known as BNI Connect® and is making its websites and the BNI Connect® tool available to you subject to these evolving Terms of Service (“ToS”).  The ToS govern your access to and use of BNI’s services available via our BNI Connect® Website and Mobile App, each as and if applicable, (collectively “BNI Sites”).  The BNI Sites include BNI’s bni.com website,  bnichina.com website, any related websites, SMS, APIs, email notifications, applications (web and/or mobile), buttons, widgets, ads, commerce services, and any other related services that can be accessed via our BNI Sites or that link to these ToS (collectively, the “Services”), and any information, text, links, graphics, photos, videos, or other materials or arrangements of materials uploaded, downloaded or appearing on the Services (collectively referred to as “Content”). By using the BNI Sites and Services you agree to be bound by these ToS. Since these ToS are evolving, expect frequent changes to them, and with such changes, your use, rights and privacy expectations may also change.

BNI Worldwide Development Ltd代表BNI Global, LLC及其关联公司(以下简称“BNI”,“我们”)对你的个人信息进行处理。 BNI负责管理bni.com和BNI Connect®(一个运营管理系统)并根据不时更新的本服务条款(以下简称“本ToS”)向您提供服务。您通过bni.com、 bnichina.com、BNI Connect®网站或移动应用程序(以上各自或统称“BNI网站”)访问和使用BNI的服务受本ToS约束。BNI网站包括上述的网站、短信、应用程序接口、电子邮件通知、应用程序(网页或移动应用程序)、按钮、小部件、广告、商业服务和任何其他可以通过BNI网站访问或与本ToS的相关服务(统称为“服务”),以及任何信息、文本、链接、图形、照片、视频或者因使用服务而上传、下载或出现的材料(统称为“内容”)。使用BNI网站和服务,即视为您同意受本ToS的约束。本ToS将不时更新,服务条款发生变更后,您的使用、权利和隐私预期也可能会发生变更。

In the event of inconsistency between any terms of this contract and any translation into another language, the English version will control and prevail on any question of interpretation or otherwise.



1. Who May Use the Services.

1. 谁可以使用服务。

Eligibility for Using the Services


You are eligible to use the BNI Sites and Services if you meet the following conditions:


(i) You are capable of entering into binding agreements as per the laws of your jurisdiction.


(ii) You are in compliance with these Terms of Service (ToS).


(iii) You are a member of BNI in good standing.


Please be aware that you may not use the BNI Sites and Services if:


(a) You are legally incapacitated due to mental disability, intoxication, being under the age of 18, or any other reason that affects your ability to enter into contracts.


(b) You are not a member in good standing of BNI, whether because your membership has lapsed or you have yet to become a member.


If you are accepting these ToS and using the BNI Sites and Services on behalf of a company, organization, government, or other legal entity, you must have the necessary authority to do so, and by using the services, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to bind that entity to these ToS.



2. Data Protection and Privacy.

2. 数据保护和隐私。

Our Privacy Policy, which can be found at http://bnitos.com/privacy.html (Chinese version can be found at https://bnichina.com/zh-CN/PrivacyPolicy), outlines the manner in which we gather, process, store, and distribute the information you furnish us when utilizing our BNI Sites and Services. By using our Services, you acknowledge that your personal data will be collected, used, and managed as outlined in our Privacy Policy. This includes the potential transfer of your data to the United States, United Kingdom, and/or other countries for storage, processing, and use by BNI, its licensees, members, and affiliates. For example, Information concerning your computer hardware and software are automatically collected for diagnostic purposes and may be shared with other BNI or affiliated websites. This information may include (but not limited to): your device model, OS, your device ID (IMEI, Android ID, OAID, IMSI, ICCID, MEID, Serial No.), MAC, IP address, WLAN access point (SSID, BSSID), Bluetooth, Base Station, software version, network access type, operation, usage, service log, device sensor information; your browser type and language, domain names, access times, referring website addresses and the content of any undeleted cookies that your browser previously accepted from us.  We will seek your consent for such actions where required by relevant laws. For further details, we recommend you consult our Privacy Policy, which we urge you to read and understand thoroughly.

欲了解我们的隐私政策,可访问http://bnitos.com/privacy.html (中文版政策:https://bnichina.com/zh-CN/PrivacyPolicy),其中描述了您使用我们的BNI网站和服务时,我们如何收集、处理、存储和分配您向我们提供的信息。您承认,您使用服务后,网站将按照隐私政策所述收集、使用和管理您的个人信息,包括可能将您的信息跨国境传输到美国、英国、或其他国家,供BNI、其被许可人、会员、及我们的关联公司存储、处理和使用。【举例说明,有关您的计算机硬件和软件的信息会被自动收集用于系统诊断,并可能与其他BNI或关联网站共享。这些信息可能包括但不限于:你的设备的硬件型号、操作系统版本号、设备标识符(Android如IMEI、AndroidID、OAID、IMSI、ICCID、MEID、硬件序列号)、网络设备硬件地址(MAC地址)、IP 地址、WLAN接入点(如SSID,BSSID)、蓝牙(Bluetooth)、基站、软件版本号、网络接入方式、操作、使用、服务日志、设备传感器数据;您的浏览器类型和语言、域名、访问次数、推荐网站地址以及您的浏览器先前从我们这里接受的任何未删除cookie的内容。】我们会按照适用法律的要求获得你的同意。如你希望了解更多的信息,请查看我们的隐私政策。我们也非常建议你详细阅读和理解隐私政策。


3. Content on the Services.

3. 服务内容。

You bear responsibility for your use of the BNI Sites and Services, as well as for any Content you provide. This includes adherence to all relevant laws, rules, and regulations. Do not submit or send your Content unless you are prepared to assume responsibility for it.


Like with any content published via the Internet, you must consider the source of the Content or materials before using or relying upon it. Your use of the Content and BNI Site are at your own risk.


Users of the Services are expected to conduct themselves in a lawful, ethical, and professional manner. All users are obligated to act fairly, responsibly, and in a businesslike way at all times, avoiding any behavior that is discourteous, deceptive, misleading, or unethical. You bear sole responsibility for any comments or posts you contribute to our Sites, Blogs, or the BNI Connect® tool. 

用户应以合法、道德和专业的方式使用服务。用户应始终以公平、负责和务实的方式行事,避免任何不礼貌、欺骗性、误导性或不道德的行为。您对您在我们的网站、博客或任何BNI网站、BNI Connect®上发表的任何评论或帖子承担全部责任。

BNI does not monitor or control the Content posted by users and thus does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content. In the course of using the Site or Services, you may encounter Content that you deem offensive, indecent, or objectionable. BNI will not be held liable for any Content, including but not limited to any errors or omissions in any Content or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of using any Content posted or made available via the BNI Sites or the Services.


Examples of unethical or unlawful activities include, but are not limited to the following:


• False,  misleading or disparaging statements of any kind including but not limited to about BNI or its affiliated entities or any person or entity using the BNI Sites or the Services;

• 任何形式的关于(包括但不限于)对BNI或其关联实体或任何使用BNI网站或服务的个人或实体的陈述虚假、误导或贬损性陈述;

• Any unauthorized use of the name, logo, trademark or copyrighted material of BNI, its affiliated entities or any other person or entity;

• 任何未经授权使用BNI、BNI关联实体或任何其他个人或实体的名称(商号)、标志、商标或版权材料的行为;

• Violation of any international, national or domestic laws or regulations;

• 违反任何国际性的、全国性或地区性法律或法规;

• Using the Service for the purpose of creating, disseminating, or otherwise distributing malicious software, including but not limited to malware, viruses, worms, ransomware, spyware, or any other harmful or destructive code.

• 将本服务用于制作、传播、或任何方式散播恶意软件,包括但不限于:恶意软件、病毒、蠕虫病毒、勒索软件、间谍软件或任何其他有害或破坏性代码。

• Engaging in activities that could harm, disrupt, or compromise the functionality, security, or integrity of the Service, its users, or any associated systems.

• 参与有可能损害、中断、妨碍本服务的功能性、安全性或完整性的活动。

You shall comply with all applicable local, national, and international laws, regulations, and guidelines regarding computer security, data protection, and intellectual property rights.


“Spamming” is the abuse of electronic messaging systems to indiscriminately send unsolicited bulk messages. While the most widely recognized form of spam is e-mail spam, the term is applied to similar abuse in other media, such as but not limited to, instant messaging, Usenet newsgroups, web search engines, spam in blogs, wiki spam, mobile phone messaging spam, Internet forum spam, and junk fax transmissions. BNI strictly prohibits spamming, and any such activity will lead to immediate termination of your account. Additionally, spamming may be deemed illegal under relevant laws, potentially exposing you to civil or criminal penalties.


Your use of software made available via a BNI Site is subject to any applicable license agreement or user agreement or the documentation that accompanies or is included with the software (“License Terms”). In the event that software that is provided on or through a BNI Site and is not licensed for your use through License Terms specific to the software, you may use the software subject to the following: (a) the software may not be modified or altered in any way; and (b) the software may not be redistributed.


You agree NOT to use the BNI Sites or the Services to:


• upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable or that harm minors in any way;

• 上传、发布、通过电子邮件发送、传输或以其他方式提供任何带有非法、有害、威胁、辱骂、骚扰、诽谤、粗俗、淫秽、诽谤、侵犯他人隐私、仇恨的、种族歧视的、民族性的或其他令人反感或以任何方式伤害未成年人的内容;

• impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a BNI representative, forum leader, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

• 假冒任何个人或实体,包括但不限于假冒BNI的代表、论坛领袖、导师或主持人,或者以虚假陈述或以其他方式歪曲你与其他个人或实体的关联关系;

• forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the BNI Site or the Services;

• 以伪造标头或以其他方式操纵标识符,以掩盖通过BNI网站或服务传输的任何内容的真实来源;

• upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a legal right to make available;

• 上传、发布、通过电子邮件发送、传输或以其他方式提供您没有合法授权提供的任何内容;

• upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;

• 上传、发布、通过电子邮件发送、传输或以其他方式提供侵犯任何一方的专利、商标、商业秘密、版权或其他专有权利的内容;

• upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," or any other form of solicitation or promotion;

• 上传、发布、通过电子邮件发送、传输或以其他方式提供任何未经请求或未经授权的广告、促销材料、“垃圾邮件”、“连锁信”或任何其他形式的招揽或促销资料;

• upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains malicious software;

• 上传、发布、通过电子邮件发送、传输或以其他方式提供任何包含恶意软件的材料;

• interfere with or disrupt the BNI Site or Services or servers or networks connected to the BNI Site or the Services;

• 干扰或破坏BNI网站或服务或与BNI网站或服务连接的服务器或网络;

• violate any applicable laws or any regulations having the force of law; or

• 违反任何适用法律或任何具有法律效力的法规;

• "stalk" or otherwise harass another person.

• “跟踪”或以其他方式骚扰他人

BNI has the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to screen, refuse, move or remove any Content that violates the ToS or is otherwise objectionable.


You  assume all risks associated with the use of any Content on the BNI Sites or in connection with the Services. This includes any dependence on the accuracy, completeness, or relevance of such Content.


You understand that BNI may access, preserve, and disclose your account information and Content if legally mandated or if BNI believes in good faith that such access, preservation, or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) adhere to legal proceedings; (b) enforce the stipulations of this ToS; (c) address claims that any Content infringes upon third-party rights; (d) respond to your customer service requests; or (e) safeguard the rights, property, or personal safety of BNI, its users, and the public.


The  Services and the software encapsulated within the Service may include security components that enable digital materials to be defended. The use of these materials is subject to the usage rules established by BNI and/or its technology providers. It is prohibited to attempt to override or circumvent any of these embedded usage rules in the Services.


BNI is an internet service provider, and BNI is not responsible for the Content of its users. As an internet service provider, BNI does not actively monitor or control the Content posted on the BNI Sites. As such, BNI does not endorse, support, represent, verify, or guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any Content or communications posted via the BNI Sites and Services. BNI doesn't endorse any opinions expressed via the BNI Sites and Services. Consequently, you may encounter Content that is offensive, false, misleading, deceptive, or otherwise inappropriate. In some cases, postings may be inaccurately labeled. The sole responsibility for any Content lies with the user who created or posted it, which includes you when you generate and post Content via the BNI Sites and Services. 


BNI is an intellectual property owner and understands the costs and expenses in developing and maintaining intellectual property.  BNI also respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users of the BNI Sites and Services to do the same. We reserve the right to remove Content alleged to be infringing without prior notice, at our sole discretion, and without liability to you. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement, trademark and other intellectual property infringement that comply with applicable law and are properly provided to us. 



4. Your Rights.

4. 你的权利。

As a user of BNI Sites and Services, you are accountable for the Content you contribute or share. This includes your views, photographs, videos, logos, and any other materials you may post or submit via our platforms.


Please be aware that when you share Content through our Sites and Services, you are granting BNI a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license, with the right to sublicense, to utilize this Content for its business purposes. You understand that this Content, along with any other available Content, may be used to generate networking and relationship information related to BNI Members (known as "Relationship Data").


You acknowledge and agree that BNI holds exclusive ownership over this Relationship Data. Neither you nor any other party can use this data without explicit written consent from BNI. This acknowledgment serves, in part, to prevent the formation of competing networking groups using the Content that BNI has invested substantial resources in collecting, organizing, and using for its business objectives.


Therefore, BNI retains ownership of the member relationships and the Relationship Data. If you are a BNI Licensee, please note that we may share your performance data with other licensees and that the Relationship Data may be shared in a similar manner.



5. Using the Services.

5. 使用服务。

Your use of the Services must align with these Terms of Service (ToS) and all relevant laws, rules, and regulations.


BNI’s Services are continually evolving, and changes may occur from time to time at our discretion and in accordance with our terms. We reserve the right to modify (either permanently or temporarily) our Services or any features within the Services to you or any user. We also retain the authority to impose usage and storage limits at our sole discretion at any time. BNI may choose to remove or refuse to distribute any Content via the BNI Sites and Services, suspend or terminate users, and reclaim usernames without any liability to you.


In exchange for BNI granting you access to and use of the BNI Sites and Services, you acknowledge and agree that BNI and its third-party providers and partners may display advertising to you via the BNI Sites and Services, or in conjunction with the display of Content (including your submitted or posted Content) or information from the Services whether submitted by you or others. Furthermore, you agree not to misuse our BNI Sites or Services by interfering with them or accessing them in a manner other than through the interface and instructions we provide.


BNI reserves the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we deem necessary to (i) comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request, (ii) enforce the ToS, including the investigation of potential violations, (iii) address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property, or safety of BNI, its users, and the public. BNI does not disclose personally identifiable information to third parties except as outlined in its Privacy Policy.

BNI保留权利可在下列情况下访问、读取、保存和披露我们认为必要的信息:(i)遵守任何适用法律法规、法律程序或政府要求;(ii)为执行本服务条款,包括对潜在的违约行为进行调查;(iii)解决欺诈、安全或技术问题;(iv)响应用户的要求,或者(v)保护 BNI、其用户和公众的权利、财产或安全。BNI 不会向第三方披露个人身份信息,除非其隐私政策中另有规定。

By providing your phone number, you consent to be contacted by BNI regarding events, marketing, and future communications. These may include telemarketing calls, SMS messages, and automated calls. You acknowledge that you have the right to opt out of these communications at any time by following the instructions provided in the messages or contacting BNI directly.


Unauthorized development or modification of the BNI Sites and Services is prohibited. Any development activities must be in compliance with the ToS.

禁止未经授权开发或修改 BNI 网站和服务。任何开发活动必须符合本服务条款。


6. Your Account.

6. 你的账号。

In order to utilize our online Services on the BNI Sites, it is required that you become a member of BNI and create an online BNI account. You hold responsibility for the security of your BNI Connect account; thus, it is recommended to create a robust password and limit its usage exclusively to this account. BNI will not be held accountable for any loss or damage resulting from non-compliance with these guidelines.

为了使用我们的在线服务和BNI网站,你必须先成为会员并创建一个在线的BNI账户。你对你BNI Connect账户的安全负责,因此建议你为该账户设立一个复杂密码并仅限于该账户使用。对于不遵守上述指引而导致的任何损失BNI概不负责。


7. Ending These Terms of Service.

7. 终止本服务条款。

You have the right to terminate your legal agreement and membership with BNI at any point by deactivating your accounts and ceasing your use of the Services.


Conversely, BNI reserves the right to suspend or terminate your account, or discontinue providing you with all or a portion of the Services at any time for any reason or no reason at all. Such reasons may include but are not limited to: (i) if we reasonably believe that you have breached these ToS, (ii) if your actions create a risk or potential legal liability for us, (iii) if your account has remained inactive for an extended period, (iv) if your BNI membership expires, is not renewed, or is otherwise terminated, or (v) if providing the Services to you is no longer commercially viable for us.


In such cases, we will make a reasonable effort to notify you either via the email address linked to your account or at your next attempt to access your account, depending on the circumstances. In all of these instances, the ToS will be terminated, including, but not limited to, your license to use the Services. Nonetheless, the provisions of Sections 1, 2, 3, and 8 will continue to be in effect.



8. Third Party Beneficiaries.

8. 第三方受益人。

You agree that these ToS is not an agreement between you and Apple®, Google® or any other third party.  BNI grants you the right to use the BNI Sites on either an iOS or Android product that you own or control, and as permitted by such product’s applicable usage rules.  In the event of any failure of the BNI Sites to conform to any applicable warranty, you may notify Apple®, Google® or other applicable third parties to request a refund of your purchase price, if applicable, for the BNI Sites; and to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law. BNI shall provide maintenance and support services to the BNI Sites.  If you have any intellectual property or other claim in association with the BNI Sites, please see BNI at [email protected].

你同意本服务条款并不构成你和Apple®, Google®或其他第三方之间的合同。BNI授权你可以在你拥有或控制的 iOS或 Android系统的产品上使用BNI网站,但应遵守这些产品的使用规则。如果BNI网站未能符合某一产品的使用保证导致不能使用的,在适用法律允许的范围内,你可联系Apple®, Google®或其他第三方要求退回购买BNI网站App的费用(如已支付购买费用的话)。BNI负责BNI网站的维护和支持。如你有任何知识产权或其他与BNI网站相关的投诉,请通过[email protected]联系BNI。

Apple®, Google® or other applicable third parties, and their subsidiaries are third party beneficiaries of this ToS and Privacy Policy, and, upon your acceptance, these third-party beneficiaries thereof will have the right (and will be deemed to have accepted the right) to enforce these ToS against you.

Apple®, Google®或其他第三方,及其关联公司时本服务条款和隐私政策的第三方受益人。并且,在你接受本服务条款后,上述第三方受益人有权(同时视为第三方受益人已接受此种权利)向你要求履行本服务条款的义务。


9. All Other Terms.

9. 其他约定。

The following additional terms apply to your use of the BNI Connect® Mobile App, the BNI Connect® website, and bnichina.com website.

下面条款适用于你对BNI Connect® 移动应用程序、BNI Connect® 网站、及bnichina.com网站的使用。

A.   Fees and Payments. (Please note that Fees and Payments services not available on https://bnichina.com. For users located in Mainland China, please refer to your local BNI Chapter for detailed policies on Fees and Payments. )

A.   费用和付款。(注:目前https://bnichina.com网站暂不提供收款服务,请中国内地的用户联系你所在的分会了解详细的费用和付款政策。

If you choose to join BNI as a member in a BNI chapter, you will be provided access to our BNI Sites and you agree to pay all fees associated with the membership. Moreover, the BNI Connect® Sites are only available if you are a member of BNI in good standing.

你选择加入某一BNI分会并成为BNI会员,并支付会员资格(会籍)相关一切费用后,你将可以访问BNI网站。但BNI Connect®网站只对记录良好的BNI会员开放。

When you order a service you have an opportunity to review and accept the fees that will be charged. Prices, availability, and other purchase terms are subject to change. BNI reserves the right without prior notice to discontinue or change specifications and prices on services offered on and outside of the BNI Sites without incurring any obligation to you. All fees may be subject to taxes.


You are responsible for providing true, accurate, current, and complete information when ordering services through the BNI Sites or otherwise. If you use the BNI Sites or other means to purchase a service, payment must be received prior to acceptance of an order. BNI may need to verify the information you provide before BNI accepts your order, and may cancel or limit your order any time after it has been placed. 


If, for any reason, your credit card company declines or otherwise refuses to pay the amount owed for the service you have purchased, you agree that we may, at our option, suspend or terminate delivery of service and may require you to pay any overdue amounts incurred (including third-party chargeback fees or penalties) by other means acceptable to us. In the event a legal action is necessary to collect on balances due, you agree to reimburse us for all expenses incurred to recover sums due, including attorney fees and other legal expenses.


Purchases of other products and services through the BNI Sites may be subject to other terms and conditions that are presented to you at the time of purchase.


B.   No Automated Querying.

B.   不得自动查询。

You may not send automated queries of any sort to the BNI Sites or its systems without express written permission in advance from BNI.


C.   Representations and Warranties.

C.   声明和保证。

For each piece of information and/or Content that you submit, you represent and warrant that: (i) you have the right to submit the Content to BNI and grant the licenses set forth above; (ii) BNI will not need to obtain licenses from any third party or pay royalties to any third party; (iii) the Content does not infringe on any third party’s rights, including intellectual property rights and privacy rights; and (iv) the Content complies with this ToS and all applicable laws. If you are submitting information and/or Content that relates to a third party (e.g. a Chapter visitor’s or a Referral’s contact information), you are representing and warranting that (a) you’ve secured consent from such third party for use of the information in the manner reasonably anticipated (and in any event to the extent that you’ve consented to for the use of your own information), (b) you will pass on and ensure delivery of any breach notification to such third parties, and (c) you’ll update BNI to the extent such third party desires to revise or withdraw its consent, change, remove or otherwise exercise its data privacy rights concerning the use of its information.


D.   Intellectual Property.

D.   知识产权。

All Content included on the BNI Sites and in connection with the Services such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations and software, is the property of BNI or its content suppliers and is protected by international copyright laws. All software used on the Site is the property of BNI or its software suppliers and is protected by international copyright laws. All of the trademarks, service marks, logos, brand and trade names appearing on the Site are the proprietary intellectual property of the owners of such marks, logos or names and you may not use, modify, remove or otherwise infringe any of such proprietary intellectual property. BNI retains full ownership rights with respect to the Site and the Services including but not limited to design, functionality, and documentation. You may not copy, edit, or reproduce any part of the Site or the Services.


E.   Copyright.

E.   版权。

If you are a copyright owner and believe that any Content on our Site infringes your copyrights, you may inform us by writing to us at:

BNI Enterprise Business Network (Guangzhou) Co Ltd.
Room 15-16, 13/F., Teem Tower, 208 Tianhe Road, 
Tianhe District, Guangzhou,
China 510620



The notification shall include:


• a specific description of the alleged infringement and the copyrighted work that you believe has been violated;

• 对涉嫌侵权行为和您认为受侵犯的版权作品的具体说明;

• the exact location of the infringing material on the Site;

• 网站上侵权材料的确切位置;

• your contact information; and

• 您的联系信息;以及

• a statement by a person authorized to take action on behalf of the owner of the copyright certifying that the information  provided is true and correct.

• 由版权所有者授权发起诉讼的代理人所作的声明,证明所提供的信息真实准确。

F.   Indemnity and Defense.

F.   免责和抗辩。

You will defend, indemnify and hold harmless BNI and its affiliates (and their respective employees, directors, agents and representatives) from and against any and all claims, costs, losses, damages, judgments, penalties, interest and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) that arise out of or relate to: (i) your use of the Site or the Services; (ii) any actual or alleged breach of your representations, warranties, or obligations set forth in this ToS; (iii) any content you provide including but not limited to any actual or alleged infringement of any intellectual property or proprietary rights of any third party.


G.   Limitation of Liability.

G.   责任限制。

BNI will not be liable for direct or indirect damages of any kind, including without limitation incidental, punitive or consequential damage or loss arising out of or in connection with this ToS, the Site, the Services, inability to use the Site or the Services, or resulting from any goods or services obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through the Site or the Services.


H.   Disclaimer of Warranties.

H.   免责声明。

The BNI Sites and the Services are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. BNI does not provide any representations or warranties, either expressed or implied, regarding the Site, the Services or their Content. To the greatest extent permitted under applicable law BNI disclaims  all such warranties, including but not limited to:


• Any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement;

• 适销性、针对特定用途的适用性、所有权和不侵权的任何暗示保证;

• That the Site or the Services will meet your requirements, will always be available, accessible, uninterrupted, timely, secure, or operate without error;

• 站或服务将满足您的要求,将始终可用、可访问、不间断、及时、安全或运行无误;

• That the information, content and materials included on the Site will be as represented;

• 站上包含的信息、内容和材料将如实呈现;

• Any implied warranty arising from course of dealing or usage of trade; and

• 由交易过程或贸易惯例产生的任何默示保证;和

• Any obligation, liability, right, claim or remedy in tort, whether or not arising from the negligence of BNI.

• 侵权行为中的任何义务、责任、权利、索赔或救济,无论是否由BNI的过失引起。

I.   Third Party websites.

I.   第三方网站。

The BNI Sites may redirect or link to other websites on the Internet, or may otherwise include references to information, products or services made available by unaffiliated third parties. While we make every effort to work with trusted, reputable providers, from time to time such sites may contain information, material or policies that some may find inappropriate or personally objectionable. You understand that we are not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, decency or legality of content hosted by third party websites, nor are we responsible for errors or omissions in any references made on those websites. The inclusion of such a link or reference is provided merely as a convenience and does not imply endorsement of, or association with the Site or party by us, or any warranty of any kind, either express or implied. You are solely responsible for and assume all risk arising from your access to and/or use of any such linked websites.


J.    Electronic Delivery of Notices.

J.    通知的电子传送。

By using the BNI Sites or the Services you consent to electronically receive from BNI any communications including notices, agreements, legally required disclosures or other information in connection with the Services. BNI may also provide such notices by posting them on the Site. If you desire to withdraw your consent to receive notices electronically you must discontinue your use of Site and the Services.


K.    Venue and Applicable Law.

K.    适用地区和适用法律。

The BNI Sites are created, operated and controlled by BNI in the State of North Carolina, United Sates of America. The laws of the State of North Carolina govern this ToS without giving effect to principles of conflicts of laws. Any action arising under this ToS shall be brought only in courts located in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, which shall have exclusive jurisdiction and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts. The website of bnichina.com is aiming in provide services to members located in Mainland China. For all issues or disputes involving the Services provided by bnichina.com to members located in Mainland China (“Domestic Legal Issues”), the laws of Mainland China shall govern, without giving effect to principles of conflicts of laws. Any action arising under this ToS involving Domestic Legal Issues shall be brought only in courts located in Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China, which shall have exclusive jurisdiction and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.


L.   Severability.

L.   可分割性。

In the event that any provision of this ToS is held to be invalid or unenforceable the remaining provisions of this ToS will remain in full force and effect.


M.   Waiver.

M.   弃权。

BNI's rights or remedies detailed in this ToS are not deemed waived unless such a waiver is expressed in writing and signed by BNI. Any delay or omission on our part in exercising our rights or remedies should not be interpreted as a waiver. Any single or partial exercise of a right or remedy does not prevent the further application of any other right or remedy. Our failure to enforce the strict performance of any provision of this ToS will not constitute a waiver of BNI’s right to subsequently enforce such provision or any other provisions of this ToS.


N.   Relationship of Parties.

N.   合约方关系。

BNI is not your agent, fiduciary, trustee, or representative. Nothing expressed or implied in this ToS is intended or shall be construed to give to any person other than the parties hereto any legal or equitable right, remedy, or claim under or in respect to this ToS. This ToS is intended for the sole and exclusive benefit of BNI and you.


O.   No Resale Right.

O.   无转售权。

You agree not to sell, resell, reproduce, duplicate, distribute, copy, or use for any commercial purpose any portion of this Site, or use of or access to this Site provided through this Site, beyond the limited rights granted to you in our ToS.


P.   Force Majeure.

P.   不可抗力。

In addition to any excuse provided by applicable law, we shall be excused from liability for non-delivery or delay in delivery of Services available through our Site arising from any event beyond our reasonable control, whether or not foreseeable by either party, including but not limited to: labor disturbance, war, fire, accident, adverse weather, inability to secure transportation, governmental act or regulation, and other causes or events beyond our reasonable control, whether or not similar to those which are enumerated above.



Effective/Last Updated: October 1, 2023


These ToS are an agreement between you and  BNI Enterprise Business Network (Guangzhou) Co Ltd, Room 15-16, 13/F., Teem Tower, 208 Tianhe Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China 510620. If you have any questions about these ToS, please contact us at [email protected] or [email protected].

本ToS的协议双方为您和商网天企业管理(广州)有限公司(注册地址为:中国广东省广州市天河区天河路208号粤海天河城大厦13楼15-16室,邮编:510620)。如果您对本ToS有任何疑问,请致邮 [email protected][email protected]联系我们。


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