Usage Agreement

This website http://insidelocaljapan.jp; hereinafter “this Site”) is operated by Starline Inc. (hereinafter “this Company”). Please only use this Site if you have read and agreed to the usage agreement below.

Article 1 Purpose and Applicability of This Agreement

The purpose of the usage agreement for this Site (hereinafter “this Agreement”) is to establish the relationship for the rights and obligations between this Company and you when you use the services operated on this Site by this Company.

Article 2 Changes to This Agreement

Please understand that this Company may change the contents of this Agreement without prior notice as necessary. Please check the latest contents of this Agreement on this page when using services.

Article 3 Notifications

  1. This Company may make notifications to you by making a posting on this Site or by another method approved by this Company unless otherwise stipulated in this Agreement.
  2. A notification stipulated in the preceding paragraph shall take effect from the moment it is posted on this Site or the moment it is sent by e-mail in the event this Company posts the said notification on this Site or sends it by e-mail.

Article 4 Copyright and Other Intellectual Property Rights

  1. The copyright and other rights concerning information posted on this Site shall belong to this Company. Therefore, you cannot use (including reproduction, transmission, transfer and secondary usage) this information without permission beyond the scope approved by law (e.g. personal use). Please make sure to contact this Company if you wish to use this information beyond the scope approved by law (e.g. personal use).
  2. You shall agree that this Company may make a claim for damages against you in the event you violate the provisions in the preceding paragraph.

Article 5 Prohibitions

  1. This Company prohibits you from performing the acts below.
  1. Alteration of information provided by this Site
  2. Acts that damage, or may damage, this Company or a third party
  3. Acts that infringe upon, or may infringe upon, the property, honor or privacy of this Company or a third party
  4. Acts that violate, or may violate, public order and morals
  5. Use or provision of harmful programs (e.g. computer viruses)
  6. Entering or writing false information
  7. Making false declarations and reports (e.g. registering another person’s e-mail address)
  8. Unilaterally sending unsolicited e-mails and e-mail magazines
  9. Acts that interfere, or may interfere, with the operation or use of this Site
  10. Other acts that violate, or may violate, laws
  11. Other acts deemed inappropriate by this Company
  1. You shall agree that this Company may make a claim for damages against you in the event you violate the provisions in the preceding paragraph.

Article 6 Disclaimers

  1. This Company shall carefully prepare and manage all the information posted on this Site. Nevertheless, this Company offers no kind of guarantee about the accuracy and effectiveness of that.
  2. This Company may temporarily suspend or stop the operation of this Site without prior notice to you for operational and technical reasons. Moreover, the Company may change some or all of the information posted on this Site.
  3. This Company shall take absolutely no responsibility for any damages arising from you using this Site or you not being able to use this Site for any reason. In addition, this Company shall take absolutely no responsibility for any damages arising in relation to data entries, unauthorized access, statements and e-mail transmissions by a third party.
  4. There are times when you may switch to the website of a third party (hereinafter “Linked Site”) by a link from this Site. Nevertheless, this Company shall take absolutely no responsibility for any damages arising from the content of Linked Sites or use of Linked Sites.

Article 7 Court of Competent Jurisdiction

In the event a doubt or dispute arises with you concerning this Site or this Agreement, this Company shall negotiate with you in good faith. However, in the event it is still not possible to solve the problem, the Tokyo District Court or the Tokyo Summary Court shall be the court with exclusive jurisdiction in the first instance.

Article 8 Governing Law

The governing law concerning this Agreement shall be the law of Japan.

Article 9 Disclaimer of Warranty and Exemption from Responsibility

  1. This Company shall make continued efforts to improve the reliability of the information provided on this Site (including information obtained with advertisements, links and message boards). However, this Company shall provide no guarantee about this.
  2. This Site contains a great deal of information with a high degree of individuality which cannot be handled by general information alone and which does not fit all individuals. Accordingly, make sure to fully understand the above characteristics and disclaimers before using the information on this Site and making judgments based on that information. In addition, please take full care at your own responsibility when making practical use of this information (e.g. consult individually with physicians and pharmacists who have the appropriate qualifications).
  3. This Company offers no kind of guarantee that this service conforms to the specific purposes of users; that this service possesses the functions, commercial value, accuracy or usefulness expected of it; that your use of this service will conform to the laws or internal regulations of industry groups that apply to you; or that no defects will arise. In addition, this Company offers no kind of guarantee in relation to the certainty or safety of information for the content of articles. Moreover, the content of articles is not necessarily the latest information due to advances in medical science. Medical information (e.g. causes of illnesses, treatment and preventative measures) is not a substitute for a diagnosis by a doctor or other medical practitioner. Please make sure to undergo appropriate diagnosis and treatment from a physician for individual symptoms.
  4. This Company and other information providers that have entered into a contract with this Company shall accept absolutely no responsibility for any damages suffered as a result of the information provided on this Site. Please make sure to refer to Article 6 (Disclaimers) when using this Site.

Article 10 Supplementary Provisions

This Agreement was established and came into effect on July 13, 2015.