Terms of Use

Terms of Use of the Website

Welcome to the Kakaku.com website (the “Website”). This Website is provided solely to assist customers in gathering information, posting opinions, information and comments as well as providing reviews or evaluations about specific products, services and their respective suppliers/merchants, and for no other purpose. The terms “Kakaku” and “Company” refer to Kakaku.com, Inc., and our corporate affiliates. The terms “you” and “Users” refer to the customer and/or user visiting the Website and/or contributing content on this Website.

This Website is offered to you conditioned upon your acceptance without modification of any/all the terms, conditions, and notices set forth below (collectively, the “Agreement”). By accessing or using this Website in any manner, you agree to be bound by the Agreement. Please read the Agreement carefully. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, you are not authorized to use this Website. Be sure to return to this page periodically to review the most current version of the Agreement. The Company reserves the right at any time, at its sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify the Agreement in accordance with the Terms and Conditions herein, and your continued access or use of this Website signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified Agreement.

These terms of use of the Website (hereinafter, the “Terms”) stipulate the conditions for using the services (hereinafter, the “Services”) offered by the Company.

Use of this Website is available only to persons who are of majority age and have the capacity to form a legally binding contract under the Indian Contract Act, 1872. If you are a minor, i.e. below the age of 18 years, you may use this Website only with the guidance and involvement of a parent or legal guardian.

This document is an electronic record in accordance with the Information Technology Act, 2000 and the rules there under in force at any time and any other statutory provisions relating to electronic records as superseded by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures.

This document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3(1) of the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines) Rules, 2011 that require the publishing of the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and rules governing the access and usage of this Website.

Article 1: Use of the Services
Users of the Website shall comply with these Terms. By using the Services, Users shall be deemed to have agreed to these Terms. Other Services may be subject to separately stipulated terms and guidelines (hereinafter, the “Other Terms”). In such a case, Users shall refer additionally to the applicable Other Terms and agree to them prior to use.

The Other Terms for particular Services may contain provisions that exclude application of part of these Terms or that differ from these Terms. In such a case, the provisions in the Other Terms for those particular services shall take precedence over these Terms, unless otherwise provided.

Article 2: Privacy
Information entered by Users and information on Users acquired by the Company shall be treated in accordance with the Company’s Privacy Policy. To refer to the Company’s Privacy Policy, please click here.

Users should also note that personal information voluntarily disclosed by them on these Services, such as by including an e-mail address in a post made on the Word of Mouth Forum, can be collected or used by other Users. Though the Company takes maximum care to protect personal information, Users send or disclose such personal information at their own risk. Third-party websites accessible to Users through the Website have their own privacy policies and data collection policies independent from the Company. The Company accepts no obligation or liability for these third party policies or activities. Users shall maintain and manage their own passwords and information entered on third parties’ websites at their own risk. The Company may use cookies and web beacons in order to provide Users of the Services with enhanced services. Users may reject or restrict cookies by configuring their browsers, but this may impose constraints on use of the Website. Users may in some cases be unable to control the use of web beacons. The Company does not use these for the purpose of obtaining Users’ personal information. For further details about cookies and web beacons, please read the following.

1. Cookies
Cookies provide a means of allowing website operators to store temporary data records on the computers of users of their websites. Cookies may contain data on website users, the date and time when they last visited the website and the number of visits to the website. Cookies are used for identification of website users, in user authentication systems, and in web-based services that are customized to the users.
(1) Cookies issued by third parties
Disabling cookies for access analysis
The Website uses a service provided by Adobe Systems Incorporated for monitoring site usage status.
For this purpose, some pages on the Website use cookies provided by Adobe Systems Incorporated.
For details about the use of cookies, information collected with cookies and cookie opt-out procedures, please refer to the privacy policy of Adobe Systems Incorporated.

Cookies for ad distribution
The Website uses advertising services operated by the third parties listed below for effective ad distribution.
These services use cookies solely for ensuring effective ad distribution and for no other purpose nor for collecting personal information. To disable such cookies, please click on the relevant link and conduct the procedures indicated on its cookie status check page.
- Google.Inc
- BI.Garage, Inc.

2. Web Beacons
Web beacons are aimed at monitoring users’ connection status with the use of transparent image files and scripts. They are used for collecting statistical data on the use of websites and other data.

3. Use of third-party services
The Services use a third-party service (https://firebase.google.com/) provided by Google Inc. By using the Sevices, you agree that your usage information (excluding personal information) may be collected and used by the Company and Google Inc. in order to improve the quality and convenience of the Sevices' usability and security, and also for effective advertisement delivery. For further details, please refer to "How Google uses data when you use our partners' sites or apps (http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/)."

Article 3: Equipment for Use
To use the Services, Users are responsible for connecting to the web and properly preparing and operating necessary equipment and software at their own expense. In no event will the Company be involved in any such preparation and operation for users making such connection.

Article 4: Purposes of Use
The Services are offered solely for Users’ personal and non-commercial purposes. Except where the Company grants prior approval, Users are strictly prohibited from using or connecting to the Services in whole or in part for business activities, other commercial purposes, or for activities or purposes equivalent thereto or in preparation therefor. Users are also not allowed to use the Services for religious or political purposes or other ideological purposes.

Article 5: Copyright, Trademark Rights and Other Intellectual Property Rights
1. Copyright, trademark rights and other intellectual property rights on content, information, trademarks, images, advertisements, designs and similar works (hereinafter “Works”) contained in the Services shall belong to the Company or authors or copyright holders of the Works.

2. The Services and all software used in connection therewith include intellectual property rights protected under laws and regulations of the Republic of India and overseas pertaining to intellectual property rights.

3. Users shall not reproduce, edit, modify, publish, republish, publicly transmit, distribute, sell, provide, translate or otherwise use the Services except where such use is permitted by the Company or by the third party holding copyright and other intellectual property rights, or where laws or regulations provide that permission from intellectual property rights holders is not required.

4. The Company accepts no liability for damage incurred by Users as well as third persons as a result of performing acts in violation of the preceding paragraph. The Company will be entitled to claim the amount equivalent to any profit earned by such Users as a result of such act.

Article 6: Change and Termination of the Services
1. The Company may change, suspend or terminate the Services in whole or in part, including the information offered on the Services, without prior notification to users. The Company accepts no liability for damage incurred by Users or third parties as a result of the change, suspension or termination.
2. In any of the events specified below, the Company may suspend or discontinue the Services in whole or in part without prior notification to users. The Company accepts no liability for damage incurred by Users and third parties as a result of the suspension or discontinuation.
(1) Maintenance or other work for equipment related to the Website performed by the Company or a third party designated by the Company
(2) Fault or failure of equipment related to the Website controlled by the Company or a third party designated by the Company
(3) Earthquake, flood, tsunami or other natural disaster or war, riot, disturbance, power blackout or other emergency
(4) Receipt of a request and/or from a judicial, governmental or other relevant organization
(5) Other circumstances under which the suspension or discontinuation is deemed necessary by the Company for operational or technical reasons

Article 7: Means of Contacting Users
The Company will contact or notify Users by means of publication on the Company’s predefined website or by sending e-mail; provided, however, that the Company may use postal mail, telephone or other means if it deems it necessary to do so.

Article 8: Disclaimers
Users shall agree to the following provisions upon their own judgment and at their own risk prior to use of the Services.
1. Under no circumstances shall the Company accept liability to a person or a company for:
(1) loss or damage in whole or in part resulting from acquisition and use of any information offered on the Services (which information shall include, but not limited to, product specifications, images and links; the term “information” shall have the same scope when used within these Terms) or arising from unavailability of such information; or
(2) loss or damage in whole or in part arising from an information error contained in the Services, irrespective of involvement or non-involvement of the Company’s negligence, or from other circumstances.
2. No information offered on the Services shall be regarded as a warranty of fact, statement of alliance or a recommendation for purchasing, selling or owning a product. Reference to any product, service, process or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by the Company..Even if the Company directly offers advice or suggestions to Users through the Services, the Company offers no explicit or implicit guarantee on accuracy, immediacy, completeness, merchantability or suitability of the advice or suggestions. The Company accepts no liability for damage or disadvantage to Users or third parties arising therefrom.
3. The Company offers no explicit or implicit guarantee on accuracy, immediacy, completeness, merchantability or suitability of information on products, charges or other information collectedfrom stores, shopping malls and e-commerce operators (hereinafter “Operators”) and published on the Website (hereinafter “Operator Information”). The Company accepts no liability for damage or disadvantage to Users or third parties arising therefrom. Users are asked to directly contact relevant Operators to perform a final check on Operator Information.
Prior to purchasing goods or registering as a member on a website run by an Operator, Users are advised to fully understand the agreements and terms stipulated by the Operator. Kakaku does not control the websites run by such Operators and are not responsible for their contents or the privacy or other practices of such websites. In such case, the agreements and terms stipulated by the Operator shall apply. The Company offers no guarantee on business activities of an Operator, goods handled by them, information included in their websites, purchase of goods handled by them or execution of other contracts between Users and Operators and the results, timing and details of updates and renewals. The Company accepts no liability for execution or non-execution, provisions or implementation of any contract between Operators and Users. Such matters shall be settled between Operators and Users. For inquiries on information about products, charges, contractual conditions and other information published by an Operator on the Website, please directly contact the Operator in question.

Article 9: Use of Information
The Company may use information acquired through the Services and information provided or entered by Users of the Services (which includes information on ratings or prices of products and services or on suppliers and sellers of products and services, and excludes information that identifies an individual or a corporation) for the purposes of analyzing and evaluating information or for offering information to third parties.

Article 10: Links to Other Websites
Links to other websites or resources may be included in the Services. Links to other websites or resources or trackbacks may be entered by third parties. Such hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. The websites and resources at the link destinations are under independent control of their respective operators. It is up to the Users to take precautions to ensure that whatever links were selected or software that were downloaded (whether from this Website or other websites) are free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature. The Company accepts no liability pertaining to the information contained in or the safety of the links or resources, as they are not within the Company’s control.

Article 11: Prohibitions
No User may perform any of the acts listed below which are prohibited by the Company.
1. Acts of replicating, duplicating, reproducing, sending, transferring, distributing, reselling, transmitting, making transmittable, modifying, adapting, translating or loaning all or part of the information provided through the Services or storing it to use it for any of these purposes without prior consent of the Company
2. Acts violating these Terms or the Other Terms
3. Acts violating or potentially violating public order and morals
4. Acts that are or are potentially criminal or illegal
5. Acts causing or potentially causing disadvantage to another user or a third party
6. Acts disrupting or potentially disrupting operation of the Services
7. Acts defaming or potentially defaming the Company or the Services
8. Acts infringing or potentially infringing intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, copyright, design rights, utility model rights, trademark rights, patent rights and expertise) of the Company or a third party or other rights or interests such as honor and privacy
9. Acts encouraging any of the acts specified in the items above
10. Any other act that the Company deems inappropriate
If a User performs an act that falls within any of the items indicated in the preceding paragraph, the Company will suspend the User from using the Services or take other action that the Company deems appropriate. The same action may be taken in the event a User violates the provisions or objective of these Terms, or performs an act that the Company deems inappropriate taking into consideration the principles underlying these Terms. The Company may take any action under this Article in relation to acts that the Company deems inappropriate, regardless of the User’s fault. Users hereby acknowledge that the Company has no obligation to disclose the reasons for taking any action under this Article.
The Company accepts no liability for damage caused to users arising from any action taken by the Company under this Article.

Article 12: Revision of the Terms
The Company may change, add or delete these Terms or any portion thereof from time to time in its sole discretion where it deems it necessary and reasonable for legal, general regulatory and technical purposes, or due to changes in the Services provided or the nature or layout of the Website. The provisions in these Terms may be revised in whole or in part as needed. As the Company has no obligation to notify Users at the time of revision, please be sure to refer to the latest version of these Terms prior to use. The revision or amendment of the Terms shall take effect as soon as the same is published on the Website. By using the Services after any revision, Users hereby expressly agree to be bound by any such amended Terms.

Article 13: Governing Law and Court of Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Japan without regard to the principles of conflict of laws. Depending on the amount claimed in the litigation, either the Tokyo Summary Court or Tokyo District Court will be the exclusive court of jurisdiction of first instance for necessary litigation pertaining to these Terms.

Article 14: Grievance Officer
1. Grievance Officer
In accordance with the Information Technology Act, 2000 and the rules made there under, Users may address their complaints regarding any allegedly objectionable content on the Website or any other complaint as per Article 11 herein, to the Grievance Officer at the following address:

Grievance Officer (Name)Takayoshi Kuki
Privacy Committee
Kakaku.com, Inc.
Digital Gate Building
3-5-7 Ebisu Minami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0022 Japan
E-mail:

In order for the Company to respond effectively to complaints, Users must state clearly their name and contact details (address, email id and phone number) with a clear description of the subject matter of their complaint. Failure to provide necessary details may lead to the rejection of the complaint. Upon receipt of a properly filed compliant, the Company will expeditiously conduct a review of the nature and content of the complaint and take appropriate action in accordance with its merits.

Revised on July 18th ,2015

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Terms of Use of Priceprice Account

Welcome to the Priceprice.com website (the “Website”). This Website is provided solely to assist customers in gathering information, posting opinions, information, comments, images and other details about specific products, services, subjects and categories, and for no other purpose. The terms “Kakaku” and “Company” refer to Kakaku.com, Inc., and our corporate affiliates.

The use of the Terms of Use of Priceprice Account is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the general Terms of Use section above, which users are advised to carefully study and review.

Article 1: Priceprice Account Registered Users
A Priceprice Account (defined below) registered user (hereinafter a “Registered User”) means any person who agrees to these Terms of Use of Priceprice Account (collectively, the “Terms”), registers as a user according to the manner designated by the Company, and is approved as a Registered User by the Company. “Priceprice Account” means an account issued by the Company for the services provided by the Company. A Priceprice Account is offered to a person conditioned upon his/her acceptance without modification of any/all the terms, conditions, and notices set forth in these Terms.

Article 2: Terms
These Terms shall be complied with by the Registered Users upon and after registration. By registering a Priceprice Account, the person agrees to be bound by the Terms. Please read the Terms carefully. If a person does not accept all of these terms and conditions, he/she is not authorized to use a Priceprice Account. Be sure to return to this page periodically to review the most current version of the Terms.

Article 3: Revision of Terms
The Company may revise these Terms at its discretion. Any revision of these Terms shall take effect when they are published on the Website. In addition, any use of a Priceprice Account after any such revision of these Terms shall constitute an approval of the revision by the relevant Registered User.

Article 4: Qualification for Registered Users and Priceprice Account Registration Procedures
1. Qualification for Registered Users
Any person who agrees to these Terms and submits an application as designated by the Company shall qualify as a Registered User upon the completion of the registration procedures. The Priceprice Account registration procedures must be undertaken by the actual person applying to become a Registered User. No registration may be taken by any person on behalf of the actual Registered User. In addition, the Company may refuse any application by a person whose qualification for Registered User was cancelled in the past and any application for Registered Users that the Company deems inappropriate.

2. Priceprice Account Registration Procedures
The person who undertakes Priceprice Account registration procedures must correctly enter the required information into the entry form designated by the Company.

Article 5: Change in Registered User Information
If, after qualifying as a Registered User, the registered information of that Registered User changes, then he/she must promptly report the change in the registered information to the Company according to the change notification procedures designated by the Company. The Company shall not be liable for any damage arising from any failure to report such change.

Article 6: Management of ID and Password
1. Registered Users shall be responsible for managing their e-mail addresses and passwords (hereinafter “Accounts”) registered with the Priceprice Account.

2. Registered Users are obligated to change their passwords periodically. The Company shall not be liable for any damage arising from any failure to perform such obligation.

3. Registered Users shall be responsible for use/management of their Accounts. A Registered User shall be liable for any damage arising from his/her inadequate management of his/her Accounts, fault in use of the Accounts by the Registered User, use of the Accounts by a third party or any other events, and the Company shall not be liable for such damage.

4. Registered Users shall not allow any other Registered Users or third parties to use their Accounts, and shall not lend, assign, sell/purchase, pledge, or otherwise dispose of their Accounts.

5. The Company may suspend, at its discretion, any use of an Account by a Registered User when it determines that there has been no sign of Account use or password change for a certain period. In addition, the Company may delete an Account without the approval of the relevant Registered User if it is urgently necessary to do so. The Company shall not be liable for any damage arising from the relevant Registered User’s inability to use his/her Account due to the measures taken by the Company as described above.

Article 7: Handling of Registered Personal Information
1. The collection and handling of personal information of Registered Users are subject to the terms and conditions of the Company’s Privacy Policy. Please see the Privacy Policy:
http://in.priceprice.com/privacy-policy/.

2. For the name of the business operator, and title and contact information of the personal information management representative and other officers, please see the Privacy Policy:
http://in.priceprice.com/privacy-policy/.

3. Any personal information registered by Registered Users may be used for verification of identity at the time of logging into the Website, delivery of e-mail magazines, advertisements and other information, and provision of services through the Website. In addition, the Company may utilize such information as materials to generate statistical data and develop the Company’s new services, provided that the Company may utilize it only after rendering such information incapable of identifying any individual person.

4. The Company may provide any or all of the information on Registered Users in order to protect the Company’s rights, reputation and property if provision of such information is required by a court or any other governmental authority or organization, or any person who has a duty of confidentiality to the Company.

5. Registered Users shall contact the office as set forth in the Privacy Policy published at the below URL when requesting notice of the purpose of using their personal information, disclosure or correction/addition/deletion of their personal information, suspension of using their personal information, or deletion of their personal information.
http://in.priceprice.com/privacy-policy/

6. The Company may report information of a Registered User to any third party, the police or any other relevant governmental authority when it believes that that Registered User has engaged in an act detrimental to any other Registered User or third parties.

Article 8: Withdrawal by Registered Users
1. Any person that withdraws as a Registered User shall lose any and all rights and privileges to his/her Account.

2. When any Registered User withdraws, any information posted on the Website by the Registered User will not be automatically deleted from the Website.

Article 9: Prohibition on Use by a Particular Registered User, and Cancellation of Qualification for Registered Users
The Company may suspend the use of the Company’s services by a particular Registered User or cancel the qualification of a particular Registered User when it believes that the Registered User has engaged in any of the acts specified below. The Company shall not be liable for any damage incurred by the Registered User as a result of the suspension or cancellation. In addition, the Registered User shall compensate the Company and any third party for any damage incurred by the Company and the relevant third party as a result of the Registered User engaging in any of the acts specified below.
1. False statement upon registration as a Registered User;
2. Alteration of the entered information;
3. Violation of laws and regulations, these Terms, or other rules;
4. Unauthorized use of the Company’s services;
5. Unauthorized use of an Account, or giving permission for the use of an Account by other Registered Users or third parties;
6. Interference in the business operations of the Company; or
7. Any other act that the Company considers to be inappropriate for a Registered User.

Article 10: Notice
Any notice from the Company shall be issued by sending an e-mail to the e-mail address registered with the Company; provided, however, that other means of notice may be used in the case of an emergency.

Article 11: Use of Service
1. Registered Users shall comply with the Company’s prescribed terms of use and shall use the Company’s services in accordance with the terms/guidelines and other rules of each service.

2. The Company may discontinue or suspend any or all of the services without prior notice (a) when regular or emergency maintenance of systems is performed in order to ensure the use of services is maintained in good condition for Registered Users at all times, (b) when discontinuation or suspension is necessary to maintain security for Registered Users, (c) when load is concentrated on the systems, or (d) when it is otherwise necessary. The Company shall not be liable for any damage incurred by Registered Users as a result of such discontinuation or suspension.

Article 12: Prohibition
Registered Users shall be prohibited from engaging in any of the acts specified below when using the Company’s services:
1. Violation of these Terms;
2. Offense against public order and morals;
3. Any act that might lead to a criminal act;
4. Infringement of intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, copyright, design right, utility model right, trademark right, patent right, and knowledge) of the Company, any other Registered User, or any third party;
5. Any act detrimental to any other Registered User or third party;
6. Interference in the business operations of the Company, or damage to the reputation of the Company;
7. Multiple registrations as Registered Users by the same person; and
8. Any other act the Company considers inappropriate.

Article 13: Discussion
When any problem arises regarding the use of the Company’s services between a Registered User and the Company, the Company shall attempt to discuss and resolve it in good faith with the Registered User.

Article 14: Violation of Terms
If a Registered User discovers any act that might violate these Terms, the Registered User shall notify the Company of that act.

Article 15: Governing Law and Agreement on Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Japan without regard to the principles of conflict of laws. Any action regarding these Terms shall be brought, and the Company and the Registered Users submit to the jurisdiction of, the Tokyo District Court as the exclusive court of first instance.

Revised on July 18th ,2015

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Terms of Use of the User Review, Conditions, and Notices

Welcome to the Priceprice.com website (the “Website"). This Website is provided solely to assist customers in gathering information, posting opinions, information, comments and images as well as evaluating the suppliers/merchants of specific products, services, subjects and categories, and for no other purpose (“Merchants”). The terms “Kakaku” and “Company” refer to Kakaku.com, Inc., and our corporate affiliates. The terms "you" and "Users" refer to the customer and/or user visiting the Website and/or contributing content on this Website.

This Website is offered to you conditioned upon your acceptance without modification of any/all the terms, conditions, and notices set forth below (collectively, the “Agreement”). By accessing or using this Website in any manner, you agree to be bound by the Agreement. Please read the Agreement carefully. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, you are not authorized to use this Website. Be sure to return to this page periodically to review the most current version of the Agreement. The Company reserves the right at any time, at its sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify the Agreement in accordance with the Terms and Conditions herein, and your continued access or use of this Website signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified Agreement.

The use of the Terms of Use of this section is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the general Terms of Use section above, which users are advised to carefully study and review.

Article 1: Purpose
The Company hereby stipulates the terms of use (hereinafter the “Terms”) of the User Review provided by the Company (hereinafter the “Service”) as set out below. Anyone who wishes to use the Service (hereinafter “User”) must agree to these Terms prior to use. The Terms of Use of the Website separately stipulated by the Company shall apply to any matter not provided herein.

Article 2: User ID
1. In order to use the Posting Function (defined below; the same applies hereinafter) of the Service, Users are required to register a user ID provided by the Company (the “Company User ID”), or a user ID for the functions and services provided by Facebook, Inc. or Facebook Ireland Limited (companies, collectively the “Facebook Company”) or by Twitter, Inc. (the functions and services provided by the Facebook Company and Twitter, Inc., collectively the “Outside Service”; and such user ID provided by the Facebook Company and Twitter, Inc., a “Outside User ID”). Users will not be able to use the Posting Function of the Service if they have not obtained any of the aforementioned user IDs.

2. The “Terms of Use of the Priceprice Account” shall apply to the use of Company User IDs. Users must confirm the contents of the “Terms of Use of the Priceprice Account” prior to their registration of a Company User ID.

3. Users register, manage, and otherwise handle their Outside User IDs at their own risk. Users are liable for any damage caused by Users' mismanagement or misuse, third party use, or any other use, and the Company is in no way liable in relation to Users' Outside User IDs. Users must comply with all of the terms of use provided for by the Facebook Company or Twitter, Inc. for all aspects of the use of the Outside Service, including registration and use of Outside User IDs and the posting to the Outside Service of Posts (defined below) made by Users using the Service.

Article 3: Collaboration with the Outside Service
1. In the event Users use their Outside User ID on the Service, Users hereby consent to (i) the Company obtaining information relating to such Users registered on the Outside Service and displaying the information on the Service, (ii) the Company occasionally sending notifications about the Service to any email address Users have registered on the Outside Service or on the Service, (iii) the Company, on behalf of Users, posting to the Outside Service the whole or a part of Posts made by Users on the Service, (iv) the Company adding the URL of the Website to the Posts when the Company posts the Posts on the Outside Service on behalf of Users, and (v) the Company partially summarizing or making an excerpt of the Posts. Users may not post information using the Posting Function unless they confirm and grant permission for items (i) through (v) above upon logging on to the Outside Service when using the Service.
2. This Website contains hyperlinks to websites operated by parties other than Kakaku. Such hyperlinks are provided for Users' reference only. The Company does not control such websites and is not responsible for their contents or the privacy or other practices of such websites. When using the Outside Service or other services provided by a third party, Users use such services at their own risk, and the Company is in no way liable for any matter in relation to any such services, such as damages arising from use of any such service and problems arising between the provider of that service and Users. Users are responsible for taking precautions to ensure that the hyperlinks selected or software downloaded by them (whether from this Website or other websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature.

3. The Company will delete information related to Users received from Facebook if Users so request.

Article 4: Description of the Service
Through the Service, the Company provides a function that enables Users to post comments, images and ratings on specific goods or services and that makes available the information, comments and images posted by Users (hereinafter collectively the “Posts”, and such function the “Posting Function”). The Company may change the Service or suspend or close down all or part of the Service without prior notice.

Article 5: No Guarantee for the Service
1. The Service is contingent on Users using the Service at their own risk. Users assume responsibility for their own Posts and the Company accepts no responsibility or liability on behalf of Users. Accordingly, the Company offers no warranty on accuracy, immediacy, legality, completeness, utility, or any other quality of the Posts. Users shall exercise their own judgment in using the Posts. The Company shall offer no indemnification for and have no involvement in damage arising from any Post or any external website linked to such Post, (including any damage caused by computer virus infection or similar incidents), or any problem or conflict between Users.

2. This Service is not one in which the Posts are guaranteed to be permanently retained or kept accessible. The Company accepts no liability for damages caused to any User in connection with the Service, including through posting or through deletion or loss of posted information. The Service may be subject to change, interruption, suspension, discontinuation, or shut down without prior notice.

Article 6: Deletion of Posts
No User may make Posts that fall or may fall under any of the items specified below. If a User makes a Post that falls or may fall under any of the items specified below, the Company may delete the Post, suspend or restrict the User from using the Posting Function, or take other actions without prior notice to the User. Whether or not a particular Post is subject to such actions will be at the sole discretion of the Company and the grounds for any action will not be disclosed. Users hereby agree that even Posts that are not deemed as falling or possibly falling under any of the items specified below may be subject to unavoidable deletion or similar occurrence as a result of the management and the operation of the Service. The Company, however, shall not delete or take any other action with respect to any Posts published on any collaborated Outside Service in accordance with the provisions of Article 3, section 1, given that the information is displayed on a service or website operated by a third party.

1. The Post deviates from the objectives of the Service.
2. The Post contains a computer virus or other malicious program, script or similar contents.
3. The Post infringes another person's rights or interests, including copyright, moral right, trademark right, or other intellectual property right or privacy right.
4. The Post defames another person.
5. The Post causes credit impairment, such as by groundlessly defaming a particular business operator.
6. The Post is linked to or encourages a criminal act, such as an advance announcement of or instructions for a crime.
7. The Post violates law or regulation, or public order and morals.
8. The Post is sexually obscene.
9. The Post is linked to or encourages a serious and dangerous act.
10. The Post has commercial purposes or proposes a personal transaction or transfer
11. The Post involves an advertising act.
12. The Post makes unauthorized use of content found on another website, or in a book, magazine, advertisement, or other media.
13.The Post is made multiple times by the same individual or organization for the same product or service.
14. The Post is based on an act of deliberately manipulating the rating.
15. The Post contains a review aimed at gaining money, goods, or other compensation from a third party unauthorized by the Company.
16. The Post disrupts the Service or another service operated by the Company or is made by an act of disrupting the Service or another service operated by the Company
17. The Post contains false information.
18. The Post is classified as obscenity or child pornography.
19. The Post encourages prostitution.
20. The Post encourages use of a stimulant, narcotic or other drugs.
21. The Post is made under a false name.
22. The Post recommends drinking, smoking, gambling, or similar behavior to minors.
23. The Post is intended to lead to, or encourages or induces, an unwholesome encounter.
24. The Post contains personal information or contact details intended for an unwholesome encounter.
25. Any other Post that the Company deems inappropriate or that is made by an inappropriate act.

Users hereby agree that the Company has sole discretion on whether or not to delete Posts even if the Company receives a request for deletion from the User who posted it, except where the Post violates these Terms or where there are other special circumstances, such as the issuance of a court order.

Article 7: Copyright and Other Rights
By making a Post using the Posting Function, Users are deemed to have granted the Company at no charge a license to all copyrights, in India and overseas, and the right to reproduce, publish, transfer, or translate the Posts, and such other rights recognized under the Indian Copyright Act, 1957 and its amendments and other similar applicable laws and regulations overseas (including Japanese law; collectively, “Copyright Law”), including sublicensing rights to third parties.

Users agree to and shall comply with the provisions set out below.
1. Users warrant to the Company that they hold all copyrights to reproduce, publish, transfer, translate or adapt, and other rights recognized under Copyright Law. Users making Posts shall take sufficient care as to confirm whether they have the rights under Copyright Law. In addition, when making Posts using a third party's work, Users shall take all procedures necessary for the Company to obtain the license stipulated in the preceding paragraph (including those procedures necessary for Users to grant a license to the Company and for the Company to sublicense to third parties) at the Users' own risk and expense, and the Company's actions pursuant to the Terms shall be based on the assumption that Users have taken all above-mentioned procedures. Therefore, Users shall also take sufficient care when using a third party's work.

2. The Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company may use Users' Posts in various and different ways, including content provision for websites operated by the Company or a third party and other ways. In this event, text in the Post may be summarized or extracted, images may be resized by clipping or another method, or indication of the author may be omitted. Users hereby waive their moral rights as stipulated in Copyright Law as authors of their Posts (such as the right to have or not have the author's name indicated, and the right to maintain integrity) in the event the Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company uses their Post in the manner specifically mentioned in this paragraph or otherwise. Though the Company will take sufficient care when using Posts made by Users, please contact the Company if you believe that the use of the Posts damages your honor or reputation.
3. In the event the Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company makes use of a Post placed by a User, such use shall not be subject to regional restriction or other additional conditions. The license granted by Users shall remain effective for as long as their copyright to their respective Posts continue to exist. In no event shall payment of royalties or other compensation be required.

Users hereby acknowledge that their Posts may be used as reference materials in production development or as marketing data or offered to third parties after removal of personally identifiable information.

Article 8: Revision/Amendment
The Company may change, add or delete these Terms or any portion thereof from time to time in its sole discretion where it deems it necessary and reasonable for legal, general regulatory and technical purposes, or due to changes in the Services provided or nature or layout of the Website. The revision or amendment of the Terms shall take effect as soon as the same is published on the Website. The Users hereby expressly agree to be bound by any such amended Terms.

The Company may further change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time, including availability of any feature, database or content. The Company may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict a User's access to all or parts of the Website, without notice or liability, for technical or security reasons, to prevent against unauthorized access, loss of, or destruction of data or where the Company considers, in its sole discretion, that a User is in breach of any provision of these Terms or of any law or regulation and where it decides to discontinue providing the Service.

YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THIS WEBSITE FOLLOWING THE POSTING OF ANY SUCH NOTICE OF ANY CHANGES WILL INDICATE ACCEPTANCE BY YOU OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS.

Article 9: Contacting the Company
Users making enquiries to the Company (including, but not limited to, requests for deletion under Article 3, paragraph 3) must use the following e-mail address.
E-mail:

Revised on July 18th ,2015

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Terms of Use of the Word of Mouth Forum, Conditions, and Notices

Welcome to the Priceprice.com website (the “Website”). This Website is provided solely to assist customers in gathering information, posting opinions, information, comments, images and other details about specific products, services, subjects and categories, and for no other purpose. The terms “Kakaku” and “Company” refer to Kakaku.com, Inc., and our corporate affiliates. The terms “you” and “Users” refer to the customer and/or user visiting the Website and/or contributing content on this Website.

This Website is offered to you conditioned upon your acceptance without modification of any/all the terms, conditions, and notices set forth below (collectively, the “Agreement”). By accessing or using this Website in any manner, you agree to be bound by the Agreement. Please read the Agreement carefully. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, you are not authorized to use this Website. Be sure to return to this page periodically to review the most current version of the Agreement. The Company reserves the right at any time, at its sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify the Agreement in accordance with the Terms and Conditions herein, and your continued access or use of this Website signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified Agreement.

Users should also take note that the use of these Terms of Use of Word of Mouth Forum, Conditions, and Notices is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the general Terms of Use section above, which users are advised to carefully study and review.

Article 1: Purpose
The Company hereby stipulates the terms of use (hereinafter the “Terms”) of the Word of Mouth Forum provided by the Company (hereinafter the “Service”) as set out below. Anyone who wishes to use the Service (hereinafter “User”) must agree to these Terms prior to use. The Terms of Use of the Website separately stipulated by the Company shall apply to any matter not provided herein.

Article 2: User ID
1. In order to use the Posting Function (defined below; the same applies hereinafter) of the Service, Users are required to register a user ID provided by the Company (the “Company User ID”) , or a user ID for the functions and services provided by Facebook, Inc. or Facebook Ireland Limited (companies, collectively the “Facebook Company”) or by Twitter, Inc. (the functions and services provided by the Facebook Company and Twitter, Inc., collectively the “Outside Service”; and such user ID provided by the Facebook Company and Twitter, Inc., a “Outside User ID”). Users will not be able to use the Posting Function of the Service if they have not obtained any of the aforementioned user IDs.

2. The “Terms of Use of the Priceprice Account” shall apply to the use of Company User IDs. Users must confirm the contents of the “Terms of Use of the Priceprice Account” prior to their registration of a Company User ID.

3. Users register, manage, and otherwise handle their Outside User IDs at their own risk. Users are liable for any damage caused by Users’ mismanagement or misuse, third party use, or any other use, and the Company is in no way liable in relation to Users’ Outside User IDs. Users must comply with all of the terms of use provided for by the Facebook Company or Twitter, Inc. for all aspects of the use of the Outside Service, including registration and use of Outside User IDs and the posting to the Outside Service of Posts (defined below) made by Users using the Service.

Article 3: Collaboration with the Outside Service
1. In the event Users use their Outside User ID on the Service, Users hereby consent to (i) the Company obtaining information relating to such Users registered on the Outside Service and displaying the information on the Service, (ii) the Company occasionally sending notifications about the Service to any email address Users have registered on the Outside Service or on the Service, (iii) the Company, on behalf of Users, posting to the Outside Service the whole or a part of Posts made by Users on the Service, (iv) the Company adding the URL of the Website to the Posts when the Company posts the Posts on the Outside Service on behalf of Users, and (v) the Company partially summarizing or making an excerpt of the Posts. Users may not post information using the Posting Function unless they confirm and grant permission for items (i) through (v) above upon logging on to the Outside Service when using the Service.

2. This Website contains hyperlinks to websites operated by parties other than Kakaku. Such hyperlinks are provided for Users’ reference only. The Company does not control such websites and is not responsible for their contents or the privacy or other practices of such websites. When using the Outside Service or other services provided by a third party, Users use such services at their own risk, and the Company is in no way liable for any matter in relation to any such services, such as damages arising from use of any such service and problems arising between the provider of that service and Users.

Users are responsible for taking precautions to ensure that the hyperlinks selected or software downloaded by them (whether from this Website or other websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature.3. The Company will delete information related to Users received from Facebook if Users so request.

Article 4: Description of the Service
Through the Service, the Company provides a function that enables Users to post information, comments, images and other details about specific products, services, subjects and categories, and that makes available the information, comments, images and other details posted by Users (hereinafter collectively the “Posts”, and such function the “Posting Function”). The Company may change the Service or suspend or close down all or part of the Service without prior notice.

Article 5: No Guarantee for the Service
1. The Service is contingent on Users using the Service at their own risk. Users assume responsibility for their own Posts and the Company accepts no responsibility or liability on behalf of Users. Accordingly, the Company offers no warranty on accuracy, immediacy, legality, completeness, utility, or any other quality of the Posts. Users shall exercise their own judgment in using the Posts. The Company shall offer no indemnification for and have no involvement in damage arising from any Post or any external website linked to such Post (including any damage caused by computer virus infection or similar incidents), or any problem or conflict between Users.

2. This Service is not one in which the Posts are guaranteed to be permanently retained or kept accessible. The Company accepts no liability for damages caused to any User in connection with the Service, including through posting or through deletion or loss of posted information. The Service may be subject to change, interruption, suspension, discontinuation, or shut down without prior notice.

Article 6: Deletion of Posts
No User may make Posts that fall or may fall under any of the items specified below. If a User makes a Post that falls or may fall under any of the items specified below, the Company may delete the Post, suspend or restrict the User from using the Posting Function, or take other actions without prior notice to the User. Whether or not a particular Post is subject to such actions will be at the sole discretion of the Company and the grounds for any action will not be disclosed. Users hereby agree that even Posts that are not deemed as falling or possibly falling under any of the items specified below may be subject to unavoidable deletion or similar occurrence as a result of the management and the operation of the Service. The Company, however, shall not delete or take any other action with respect to any Posts published on any collaborated Outside Service in accordance with the provisions of Article 3, section 1, given that the information is displayed on a service or website operated by a third party.

1. The Post deviates from the objectives of the Service.
2. The Post contains a computer virus or other malicious program, script or similar contents.
3. The Post infringes another person’s rights or interests, including copyright, moral right, trademark right, or other intellectual property right or privacy right.
4. The Post defames another person.
5. The Post causes credit impairment, such as by groundlessly defaming a particular business operator.
6. The Post is linked to or encourages a criminal act, such as an advance announcement of or instructions for a crime.
7. The Post violates law or regulation, or public order and morals.
8. The Post is sexually obscene.
9. The Post is linked to or encourages a serious and dangerous act.
10. The Post has commercial purposes or proposes a personal transaction or transfer.
11. The Post involves an advertising act.
12. The Post makes unauthorized use of content found on another website, or in a book, magazine, advertisement, or other media.
13. The Post is made more than once with the same content.
14. The Post is based on an act of deliberately manipulating the rating.
15. The Post is made for the purpose of gaining money, goods or other compensation from a third party unauthorized by the Company.
16. The Post disrupts the Service or another service operated by the Company or is made by an act of disrupting the Service or another service operated by the Company.
17. The Post contains false information.
18. The Post is classified as obscenity or child pornography.
19. The Post encourages prostitution.
20. The Post encourages use of a stimulant, narcotic or other drugs.
21. The Post is made under a false name.
22. The Post recommends drinking, smoking, gambling, or similar behavior to minors.
23. The Post is intended to lead to, or encourages or induces, an unwholesome encounter.
24. The Post contains personal information or contact details intended for an unwholesome encounter.
25. Any other Post that the Company deems inappropriate or that is made by an inappropriate act.

Users hereby agree that the Company has sole discretion on whether or not to delete Posts even if the Company receives a request for deletion from the User who posted it, except where the Post violates these Terms or where there are other special circumstances, such as the issuance of a court order.

Article 7: Copyright and Other Rights
By making a Post using the Posting Function, Users are deemed to have granted the Company at no charge a license to all copyrights, in India and overseas, and the right to reproduce, publish, transfer, translate or adapt the Posts, and such other rights recognized under the Indian Copyright Act, 1957 and its amendments and other similar applicable laws and regulations overseas (including Japanese law; collectively, “Copyright Law”), including sublicensing rights to third parties.

Users agree to and shall comply with the provisions set out below.
1. Users warrant to the Company that they hold all copyrights to reproduce, publish, transfer, translate or adapt, and other rights recognized under Copyright Law. Users making Posts shall take sufficient care as to confirm whether they have the rights under Copyright Law. In addition, when making Posts using a third party’s work, Users shall take all procedures necessary for the Company to obtain the license stipulated in the preceding paragraph (including those procedures necessary for Users to grant a license to the Company and for the Company to sublicense to third parties) at the Users’ own risk and expense, and the Company’s actions pursuant to the Terms shall be based on the assumption that Users have taken all above-mentioned procedures. Therefore, Users shall also take sufficient care when using a third party’s work.

2. The Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company may use Users’ Posts in various and different ways, including content provision for websites operated by the Company or a third party and other ways. In this event, text in the Post may be summarized or extracted, images may be resized by clipping or another method, or indication of the author may be omitted. Users hereby waive their moral rights as stipulated in Copyright Law as authors of their Posts (such as the right to have or not have the author’s name indicated, and the right to maintain integrity) in the event the Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company uses their Post in the manner specifically mentioned in this paragraph or otherwise. Though the Company will take sufficient care when using Posts made by Users, please contact the Company if you believe that the use of the Posts damages your honor or reputation.

3. In the event the Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company makes use of a Post placed by a User, such use shall not be subject to regional restriction or other additional conditions. The license granted by Users shall remain effective for as long as their copyright to their respective Posts continue to exist. In no event shall payment of royalties or other compensation be required.

Users hereby acknowledge that their Posts may be used as reference materials in production development or as marketing data or offered to third parties after removal of personally identifiable information.

Article 8: Revision/Amendment
The Company may change, add or delete these Terms or any portion thereof from time to time in its sole discretion where it deems it necessary and reasonable for legal, general regulatory and technical purposes, or due to changes in the Services provided or nature or layout of the Website. The revision or amendment of the Terms shall take effect as soon as the same is published on the Website. The Users hereby expressly agree to be bound by any such amended Terms.

The Company may further change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time, including availability of any feature, database or content. The Company may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict a User’s access to all or parts of the Website, without notice or liability, for technical or security reasons, to prevent against unauthorized access, loss of, or destruction of data or where the Company considers, in its sole discretion, that a User is in breach of any provision of these Terms or of any law or regulation and where it decides to discontinue providing the Service.

YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THIS WEBSITE FOLLOWING THE POSTING OF ANY SUCH NOTICE OF ANY CHANGES WILL INDICATE ACCEPTANCE BY YOU OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS.

Article 9: Contacting the Company
Users making enquiries to the Company (including, but not limited to, requests for deletion under Article 3, paragraph 3) must use the following e-mail address.
E-mail:

Revised on July 18th ,2015

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Terms of Use of the Store Rating Function Conditions, and Notices

Welcome to the Priceprice.com website (the “Website”). This Website is provided solely to assist customers in gathering information, posting opinions, information and comments as well as evaluating the suppliers/merchants of specific products, services, subjects and categories, and for no other purpose (“Merchants”). The terms “Kakaku” and “Company” refer to Kakaku.com, Inc., and our corporate affiliates. The terms “you” and “Users” refer to the customer and/or user visiting the Website and/or contributing content on this Website.

This Website is offered to you conditioned upon your acceptance without modification of any/all the terms, conditions, and notices set forth below (collectively, the “Agreement”). By accessing or using this Website in any manner, you agree to be bound by the Agreement. Please read the Agreement carefully. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, you are not authorized to use this Website. Be sure to return to this page periodically to review the most current version of the Agreement. The Company reserves the right at any time, at its sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify the Agreement in accordance with the Terms and Conditions herein, and your continued access or use of this Website signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified Agreement.

Users should take note that the use of these Terms of Use of the Store Rating Functions Conditions, and Notices is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the general Terms of Use section above, which users are advised to carefully study and review.

Article 1: Purpose
The Company hereby stipulates the terms of use (hereinafter the “Terms”) of the Store Rating function provided by the Company (hereinafter the “Service”) as set out below. Anyone who wishes to use the Service (hereinafter “User”) must agree to these Terms prior to use. The Terms of Use of the Website separately stipulated by the Company shall apply to any matter not provided herein.

Article 2: User ID
1. In order to use the Posting Function (defined below; the same applies hereinafter) of the Service, Users are required to register a user ID provided by the Company (the “Company User ID”), or a user ID for the functions and services provided by Facebook, Inc. or Facebook Ireland Limited (companies, collectively the “Facebook Company”) or by Twitter, Inc. (the functions and services, provided by the Facebook Company and Twitter, Inc., collectively the “Outside Service”; and such user ID provided by the Facebook Company and Twitter, Inc., a “Outside User ID”). Users will not be able to use the Posting Function of the Service if they have not obtained any of the aforementioned user IDs.

2. The “Terms of Use of the Priceprice Account” shall apply to the use of Company User IDs. Users must confirm the contents of the “Terms of Use of the Priceprice Account” prior to their registration of a Company User ID.

3 Users register, manage, and otherwise handle their Outside User IDs at their own risk. Users are liable for any damage caused by Users’ mismanagement or misuse, third party use, or any other use, and the Company is in no way liable in relation to Users’ Outside User IDs. Users must comply with all of the terms of use provided for by the Facebook Company or Twitter, Inc. for all aspects of the use of the Outside Service, including registration and use of Outside User IDs and the posting to the Outside Service of Posts (defined below) made by Users using the Service.

Article 3: Collaboration with the Outside Service
1. In the event Users use their Outside User ID on the Service, Users hereby consent to (i) the Company obtaining information relating to such Users registered on the Outside Service and displaying the information on the Service, (ii) the Company occasionally sending notifications about the Service to any email address Users have registered on the Outside Service or on the Service, (iii) the Company, on behalf of Users, posting to the Outside Service the whole or a part of Posts made by Users on the Service, (iv) the Company adding the URL of the Website to the Posts when the Company posts the Posts on the Outside Service on behalf of Users, and (v) the Company partially summarizing or making an excerpt of the Posts.. Users may not post information using the Posting Function unless they confirm and grant permission for items (i) through (v) above upon logging on to the Outside Service when using the Service.

2. This Website contains hyperlinks to websites operated by parties other than Kakaku. Such hyperlinks are provided for Users’ reference only. The Company does not control such websites and is not responsible for their contents or the privacy or other practices of such websites. When using the Outside Service or other services provided by a third party, Users use such services at their own risk, and the Company is in no way liable for any matter in relation to any such services, such as damages arising from use of any such service and problems arising between the provider of that service and Users. Users are responsible for taking precautions to ensure that the hyperlinks selected or software downloaded by them (whether from this Website or other websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature.

3. The Company will delete information related to Users received from Facebook if Users so request.

Article 4: Description of the Service
Through the Service, the Company provides a function that enables Users to post comments and ratings on specific stores from which they purchased goods or services and that makes available the information and comments posted by Users (hereinafter collectively the“Posts”, and such function the “Posting Function”). The Company may change the Service or suspend or close down all or part of the Service without prior notice.

Article 5: Disclaimer
1. The Service is contingent on Users using the Service at their own risk. Users assume responsibility for their own Posts and the Company accepts no responsibility or liability on behalf of Users. Accordingly, the Company offers no warranty on accuracy, immediacy, legality, completeness, utility, or any other quality of the Posts. Users shall exercise their own judgment in using the Posts. The Company shall offer no indemnification for and have no involvement in damage arising from any Post or any external website linked to such Post, (including any damage caused by computer virus infection or similar incidents), or any problem or conflict between Users.

2. This Service is not one in which the Posts are guaranteed to be favorable to Merchants whose products and/or services are the subject of any User’s opinion or evaluation. The Company accepts no liability for damages caused to any Merchant in connection with the Service.

Article 6: Deletion of Posts
No User may make Posts that fall or may fall under any of the items specified below. If a User makes a Post that falls or may fall under any of the items specified below, the Company may delete the Post, suspend or restrict the User from using the Posting Function, or take other actions without prior notice to the User. Whether or not a particular Post is subject to such actions will be at the sole discretion of the Company and the grounds for any action will not be disclosed. Users hereby agree that even Posts that are not deemed as falling or possibly falling under any of the items specified below may be subject to unavoidable deletion or similar occurrence as a result of the management and the operation of the Service. The Company, however, shall not delete or take any other action with respect to any Posts published on any collaborated Outside Service in accordance with the provisions of Article 3, section 1, given that the information is displayed on a service or website operated by a third party.

1. The Post deviates from the objectives of the Service.
2. The Post contains a computer virus or other malicious program, script or similar contents.
3. The Post infringes another person’s copyright, moral right, trademark right, or other intellectual property right.
4. The Post infringes another person’s privacy right.
5. The Post defames another person.
6. The Post causes credit impairment, such as by groundlessly defaming a particular business operator.
7. The Post is linked to or encourages a criminal act, such as an advance announcement of or instructions for a crime.
8. The Post violates law or regulation, or public order and morals.
9. The Post is sexually obscene.
10. The Post is linked to or encourages a serious and dangerous act.
11. The Post has commercial purposes or proposes a personal transaction or transfer.
12. The Post involves an advertising act.
13. The Post makes unauthorized use of content found on another website, or in a book, magazine, advertisement, or other media.
14. The Post is made more than once with the same content.
15. The Post is based on an act of deliberately manipulating the rating.
16. The Post disrupts the Service or another service operated by the Company or is made by an act of disrupting the Service or another service operated by the Company.
17. The Post contains false information.
18. The Post is classified as obscenity or child pornography.
19. The Post encourages prostitution.
20. The Post encourages use of a stimulant, narcotic or other drugs.
21. The Post is made under a false name.
22. The Post recommends drinking, smoking, gambling, or similar behavior to minors.
23. The Post is intended to lead to, or encourages or induces, an unwholesome encounter.
24. The Post contains personal information or contact details intended for an unwholesome encounter.
25. Any other Post that the Company deems inappropriate or that is made by an inappropriate act.

Users hereby agree that the Company has sole discretion on whether or not to delete Posts even if the Company receives a request for deletion from the User who posted it, except where the Post violates these Terms or where there are other special circumstances, such as the issuance of a court order.

Article 7: Copyright and Other Rights
By making a Post using the Posting Function, Users are deemed to have granted the Company at no charge a license to all copyrights, in India and overseas, and the right to reproduce, publish, transfer, or translate the Posts, and such other rights recognized under the Indian Copyright Act, 1957 and its amendments and other similar applicable laws and regulations overseas (including Japanese law; collectively, “Copyright Law”), including sublicensing rights to third parties.

Users agree to and shall comply with the provisions set out below.
1. Users warrant to the Company that they hold all copyrights to reproduce, publish, transfer, translate or adapt, and other rights recognized under Copyright Law. Users making Posts shall take sufficient care as to confirm whether they have the rights under Copyright Law. In addition, when making Posts using a third party’s work, Users shall take all procedures necessary for the Company to obtain the license stipulated in the preceding paragraph (including those procedures necessary for Users to grant a license to the Company and for the Company to sublicense to third parties), at the Users’ own risk and expense, and the Company’s actions pursuant to the Terms shall be based on the assumption that Users have taken all above-mentioned procedures. Therefore, Users shall also take sufficient care when using a third party’s work.

2. The Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company may use Users’ Posts in various and different ways, including content provision for websites operated by the Company or a third party and other ways. In this event, text in the Post may be summarized or extracted, images may be resized by clipping or another method, or indication of the author may be omitted. Users hereby waive their moral rights as stipulated in Copyright Law as authors of their Posts (such as the right to have or not have the author’s name indicated, and the right to maintain integrity) in the event the Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company uses their Post in the manner specifically mentioned in this paragraph or otherwise. Though the Company will take sufficient care when using Posts made by Users, please contact the Company if you believe that the use of the Posts damages your honor or reputation.

3. In the event the Company or a third party sublicensed by the Company makes use of a Post placed by a User, such use shall not be subject to regional restriction or other additional conditions. The license granted by Users shall remain effective for as long as their copyright to their respective Posts continue to exist. In no event shall payment of royalties or other compensation be required.

Users hereby acknowledge that their Posts may be used as reference materials in production development or as marketing data or offered to third parties after removal of personally identifiable information.

Article 8: Revision/Amendment
The Company may change, add or delete these Terms or any portion thereof from time to time in its sole discretion where it deems it necessary and reasonable for legal, general regulatory and technical purposes, or due to changes in the Services provided or nature or layout of the Website. The revision or amendment of the Terms shall take effect as soon as the same is published on the Website. The Users hereby expressly agree to be bound by any such amended Terms.

The Company may further change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time, including availability of any feature, database or content. The Company may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict a User’s access to all or parts of the Website, without notice or liability, for technical or security reasons, to prevent against unauthorized access, loss of, or destruction of data or where the Company considers, in its sole discretion, that a User is in breach of any provision of these Terms or of any law or regulation and where it decides to discontinue providing the Service.

YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THIS WEBSITE FOLLOWING THE POSTING OF ANY SUCH NOTICE OF ANY CHANGES WILL INDICATE ACCEPTANCE BY YOU OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS.

Article 9: Contacting the Company
Users making enquiries to the Company (including, but not limited to, requests for deletion under Article 3, paragraph 3) must use the following e-mail address.
E-mail:

Revised on July 18th ,2015

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Terms of Use of the function for posting the selling item

priceprice.com (the“Website”) provides a portal, or gateway, to the auction services offered by Kakaku.com, Inc. (the “Company”).
Before using the Website, you should read the terms and conditions set out below (the “Terms”) carefully, as well as the other terms of services of the Company. By accessing the Website and any pages thereof, you agree to be bound by the Terms. If you do not agree to the Terms, do not access the Website, or any pages thereof.

Users should take note that the use of these Terms is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the general Terms of Use section above, which users are advised to carefully study and review.

Article 1: Services
These Terms govern the registration and publication of the contact details of, and commodities offered for sale by, person(s) accessing the Website or any other pages and web sites issued by the Company (such registration and publication, the “Services” and such persons, the “Users”).
Users may contact other Users using the latter’s contract details as reflected on the Website, and negotiate a sales contract with those other Users if they find items which they wish to purchase among the commodities that Users have registered and published on the Website using the Services.
The Company may publish the contact details of Users and information about commodities only on the Website. The Company shall have no part whatsoever in sales contracts by and between Users, and shall not be a party to such contracts.

Article 2: Obligations of Users
1.Users must comply with the following items when they use the Services.
(1) Guarantee the accuracy, legitimacy and completeness of information registered on the Website;
(2) Ensure that the information that they register and publish on the Website do not infringe on any copyright or any other intellectual property right of a third party;
(3) Ensure that they do not register or publish on the Website any information that infringes on any right or legally protected interest of a third party;
(4) Ensure that they do not register or publish on the Website any information that would present stealth marketing and/or cause Users to make misjudgment in respect of the commodities registered on the Website;
(5) Ensure that they do not register or publish information unrelated to the Website;
(6) Ensure that they do not register or publish on the Website any information about products that are pirated editions or counterfeits or unauthorized copies of the originals;
(7) Ensure that they do not register or publish on the Website illegal information about commodities;
(8) Ensure that they do not register or publish on the Website any information relating to drugs, animals, weapons, pornography, obscene items, explosives, destructors, hand grenades, alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, e-mail addresses, Internet domains and any other commodity the Company judges as inappropriate;
(9) Ensure that they do not engage in fraud, identity fraud and/or any other act constituting a criminal act under the laws of the jurisdiction where such User is accessing the Website;
(10) Ensure that they refrain from any other act that the Company deems inappropriate in light of the purposes of Services offered on the Website

2. Users shall deal with the other Users contacted with the use of information published on the Website in good faith. The Company does not guarantee that a sales contract will be concluded as a result of contact among Users, and Users shall bear the expenses needed for negotiating a sales contract.

3. Users who become parties to a sales contract, through the use of the Services, shall be responsible for the execution and performance of their obligations under the sales contract once the contract takes effect. The Company shall have no part whatsoever in the execution and performance of any sales contract, and shall in no event have any liability under any such contract.

4. Users hereby grant to the Company gratuitous, global and non-exclusive license to duplicate, distribute, publicly transmit, adapt, translate, sublicense and/or make any other use of information submitted to, registered or published on the Website using the Services.

5. Users shall resolve disputes with other Users at their own expense and on their own responsibility.

6. Users shall bear all liabilities arising from any information that they have registered or published on the Website with the use of the Services.

Article 3: Limitation of Liabilities
1. Users hereby acknowledge that the Company does not guarantee the legitimacy, accuracy and/or completeness of the information registered or published by Users on the Website.
Users also hereby acknowledge that the Company will bear no liability whatsoever for any damage that they may suffer due to a discontinuation, interruption or use of the Services.

2. The Company shall not be required to be involved in any negotiation for any sales contract or the conclusion of such a contract. The Company shall not be required to serve as an agent or intermediary for any User. Any and all transactions entered into or consummated through the Website shall be binding only upon the Users concerned. The Company shall in no event be deemed to be a party to any such transaction or to have incurred any liability thereunder. The Company does not guarantee or warrant the quality of goods or service or the performance by the Users of their respective obligations under sales contracts entered into or consummated through the Website.

3. Users hereby acknowledge that they will use the Services for their own account and at their own expense.

4. The Company shall not be responsible for any and all damage Users may suffer from sales activities and the Users hereby release the Company from any and all liabilities, claim and other legal actions in any form whatsoever relating to any and all losses and damages in respect to the Users’ sales activitiesUsers acknowledge that the Company has the right to delete or remove from the Website any submitted, registered or published information at any time. In cases where the Company decides to take such action, the Company is not obligated to notify the User concerned of the deletion or removal of the information and is not obligated disclose reasons for the deletion or removal thereof.

5. In cases where Users publish on the Website their reviews of the commodities registered by other Users, the Users acknowledge that the Company shall bear no liability whatsoever for any damage that such reviews may cause to the other Users.

6. Users hereby undertake to indemnify the Company for any and all damage that the Company may suffer from such Users’ unauthorized use of the Website, the Services or any information registered or published on the Website.

Article 4: Precautions
Users are hereby advised to give consideration to the following points. Please be advised that the below mentioned points are meant as recommendations and suggestions only and are not to be treated as a guarantee or warranty from the Company that the sale and purchase activities consummated through the Website will be valid, legal or enforceable. The observance of the following points does not necessarily render the sale and purchase activities consummated through the Website valid, legal or enforceable under the laws of the jurisdictions where Users access the Website.

1. Points Concerning Delivery of Commodities
(1) Users must exercise precaution in cases where the prices of commodities are too low as compared to normal market prices.
(2) Users should request the seller to provide a receipt whenever effecting or making payments for purchases.
(3) Making an engagement to meet a seller at an official store (for a product), before making payments for a purchase, is a way of assuring that a commodity is genuine.
(4) Meeting a seller at a store or in a public place in person and confirming the reliability of a commodity is a desirable approach, particularly if Users are buying expensive items or a brand products.
(5) Users must confirm the proper functioning of a commodity when they meet a seller. Users are also be advised to confirm the identity of a seller by requesting that the seller, if an individual, present an ID, bank account information, a driver’s license, passport, etc. and, if a corporation, present a business license, etc.
(6) Users are encouraged to ask friends, who live in the same city, etc. as the seller, to confirm if a seller lives in a suburban area or is difficult to meet in person for other reasons.

The Company prohibits the submission of information about imitations or counterfeits. To this end, Users are required to inform the Company promptly when the details of a commodity appear to be suspicious.

2. Points Concerning Payment
(1) Users are discouraged from paying the price for a commodity in advance if they do not know the seller. Users should exercise extreme caution when a seller demands completion of payment before the delivery of the commodity or asks for a bank account number or credit card information.
(2) Users are hereby warned against the risk of phishing. Phishing refers to an attempt to entrap a seller to obtain confidential information from the seller, including passwords, bank account numbers and credit card numbers.
(3) Users should exercise extreme caution when responding to or clicking on e-mails (or links) that ask Users to supply a password or any other information related to their bank accounts. Users are also advised to avoid clicking on links within e-mails that claim to be from banks, other financial institutions or well-known websites. For transactions with bank and financial institutions, Users are advised to access the websites of such banks and financial institutions directly.
(4) Users should confirm the ID, driver’s license and bank account of a seller and, if the seller does not own the goods subject of the sale, make sure that the owner of the goods has consented to the sale of such goods.

3. Other Points
(1) Users are hereby informed that the Company, as a matter of policy, will never ask the Users to supply their bank account number. Users are hereby warned against any unauthorized requests for personal and confidential information, which claim to have been made for or on behalf of the Company, via e-mail or other means of communication.
(2)Users are requested to report Users who is illegally or improperly use the Website, the Services or the information registered or published on the Website.

Revised on July 18th ,2015

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