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The Contents or URLs on this website may be changed or deleted without prior notice. The information on this website does not necessarily reflect the latest information. The management of the Contents on this website may be suspended or discontinued without prior notice. The company shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever resulting from these actions.

The company reserves the right to modify the site policy without prior notice. Note that the revised site policy shall apply thereafter in such cases.


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The personal information subject to this policy is information that can be used to identify individual customers, such as name, address, email address, telephone and fax numbers, occupation provided by the customers on this website.

Our company shall inform the purpose of use when we collect personal information from this website and shall not use the information for any other purpose. We have appointed a custodian to manage personal information provided to us and the information is managed appropriately.

We shall not disclose the personal information collected from the website to any third party without the customer's approval. However, this stipulation shall not apply in the following cases:
- When the customer has consented to the provision or disclosure of personal information.
- When the disclosure of personal information is required by law, or at the request of a government agency.
- When necessary for operations, the company reserves the right to pass the personal information of customers to outsourcing companies. In such cases, the personal information shared shall be limited to only what is necessary, and our company shall sign an agreement or use other means to ensure that the party to whom the information is shared appropriately manages the personal information of customers.
We shall comply with all applicable laws and regulations concerning the personal information collected through this website, and review the above items and improve our initiatives as appropriate.


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