Website Privacy Policy

  1. Introduction

    Please read carefully the terms of use described in the following privacy policy (hereafter, "the Privacy Policy") before using this website. When using this website, users are required to agree with the following terms of use. If you do not agree with the terms of use, please do not use this website. As the terms of use may change, please periodically check for the latest content.

  2. Acquisition of personal information

    This website may collect your personal information when you apply for various services, use the mailing list or register, etc.

  3. Use of personal information

    When handling your personal information, we will use it only for the purposes of improving services or for providing products that better meet the needs of our customers.
    In addition, we will respond appropriately to customers seeking disclosure, correction or cessation of use, etc., of their own personal information.

  4. Third party provision of personal information

    We will not provide personal information to third parties without the prior consent of customers themselves, except as stipulated by law or ordinance.

  5. Securing the accuracy and security of personal information

    To ensure the accuracy and security of personal information, we will strive to keep its content accurate and up to date and create reasonable security measures in respect of both management organizational systems and information communications technologies to prevent unauthorized access, loss, destruction, falsification and divulgence, etc. of personal information.

  6. Modifying the website's Privacy Policy

    In addition to continually improving the Privacy Policy, we will continually improve our personal information protection policy and personal information protection rules and other regulations specified by the Company in accordance with changes in the social environment and results of audits, etc.

  7. Organizational and system improvement

    We will seek to improve our organizational systems for the creation of measures for the secure management of personal information and keep our employees thoroughly versed on the proper handling of personal information.

  8. Other items to note on the website

    (1) Use of Cookies
    This website includes pages that use cookies technology.
    Cookies are small pieces of data sent from a web server to your browser, and some are stored as files on your disk. A web server can identify your computer by referencing cookies, allowing you to use this website efficiently.

    Using browser settings, you may change the cookie settings to disable the cookie function, but as a result, some or all of the services on the webpage may become available.

    (2) About SSL
    This website supports SSL to protect customers' personal information.
    Using a browser compatible with security functions like Netscape Navigator or Microsoft Internet Explorer ensures that personal information, such as the name, address or telephone number entered by the customer, is automatically encrypted when sending or receiving so that in the unlikely event that the data is intercepted by a third party there is no need for concern that the content will be stolen.

    Please note that if you use a browser that does not support SSL, you may not be able to access this website or enter information.

    What is Secure Socket Layer (SSL)?
     SSL is a security feature which encrypts communications on the Internet.
     We recommend you use a new version of your browser since its SSL functions will be strengthened.
    *Please note that there are some limitations to the browser versions that can be used for some services.

    (3) Access information use purposes
    We will use your access information for the following purposes.

    ・To identify the cause of problems and malfunctions occurring with the server
    ・To provide information and services efficiently in accordance with customer interests

    Along with the provision of some information and services on this website, we may provide third parties with whom we have contractual advertising arrangements with access information relating to this website, but the access information we provide will not include personal information.

    While the access information acquired will not include personal information, associating it with personal customer information held by us may allow it to be used for marketing activities in the form of access history that identifies individuals.


Updated on June 30, 2014