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Laws and Regulations Database of the Central Bank of the Republic of China-Government Website Open Data Announcement

Government Website Open Data Announcement

Government Website Open Data Announcement

I. Authorization method & scope
In order to facilitate better utilization by the general public of the information on this website, all of the Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan)(herein known as CBC)’s publicly posted information and materials that are protected under copyright provisions may be utilized by the public without cost in a non-exclusive, reauthorization-available manner. The users may, without restriction on time and place, reproduce, adapt, edit, publicly transmit, or utilize in other ways, and develop various products or services (herein known as derivations). This authorization will not be retracted hereafter, and the users do not have to acquire any written or other types of authorization from the CBC. However, when using it, the users should acknowledge the source.

II. Other related matters
(a) The authorization only covers the scope protected by copyright. It does not apply to other intellectual property rights, including but not limited to the provision of patents, trademarks and the CBC’s logo.

(b) In regard to whether the concerned party’s personal information that is made public voluntarily or as required by law can be collected, processed ,or utilized, the user must follow the related provisions of the Personal Information Protection Act to plan and execute the legally-required measures accordingly.

(c) For those videos, photos, sheet music, contracted writings, or other works specifically identified by the CBC, approval must be duly obtained before use.

III. It should be noted that the moral rights of authors (including the right to indicate the author’s name and the right to prohibit unjustifiable changes) of a third party shall not be infringed upon.

IV. Users utilizing the information and materials provided through this authorization should not maliciously alter its related information. If the information displayed based on the authorized use does not match the original, the user shall be liable for civil and criminal responsibilities.

V. The website’s authorization does not authorize the user to represent the CBC to give recommendation for, approval for or agreement on the derivations.