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In no event shall Japan Partnership, related companies, or any respective suppliers be liable for any special, indirect, or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever, resulting from the loss of use, data, or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence, or other legal action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of content available from this or any other related website, print magazine, or e-mail newsletter.
Product, service, or corporate names mentioned in the content may be protected by trademark or similar intellectual property laws of Japan. Any mention of such marks by Japan Partnership in no way implies that they are not protected under applicable law, nor is it implied that there is any commercial relationship between Japan Partnership Inc. and that trademark holder.
Data, information, views, opinions, and recommendations of Japan Partnership or other individuals or companies provided in any Japan Partnership media channel are intended for informational purposes only and are not intended for trading or other financial or commercial purposes.
Outside of Japan Partnership’s own commercial operations, neither our staff nor our freelance writers or editors accept money, services, or in-kind advertising in exchange for coverage of companies, persons, topics, products, securities, or markets.
Japan Partnership from time to time purchases goods and services from companies and individuals who are mentioned in one or more Japan Partnership channels. Japan Partnership neither seeks nor accepts any special consideration in the purchases of these goods and services for such coverage, unless otherwise mentioned or implied.
Japan Partnership shall not be held liable for any inaccuracies, errors, or omissions in, nor for any delay in provision thereof, for content delivered through any media channel owned or produced by Japan Partnership.
This policy covers how Japan Partnership treats personal information that it collects and receives, including information related to your past use of Japan Partnership, present and future use of Japan Partnership, and its services. Personal information means information about you which personally identifies you, like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and other data which is not otherwise publicly available.
This policy does not apply to possible partners or clients of Japan Partnership, which Japan Partnership does not own or control, nor does it apply to the conduct of people that Japan Partnership does not employ or manage.
Information Collection and Use
Japan Partnership collects personal information when you register with Japan Partnership, use other functionality, or enter campaigns and promotions. Japan Partnership may combine information about you with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.
Any voluntary information you provide through online surveys and/or site registrations may be stored, analyzed, and used for marketing purposes and to improve the way we do business with our current and potential clients and readers. All customer information collected by Japan Partnership will be treated with the utmost care and will not be divulged to anyone without your permission.
When you register we may ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation, industry, personal interests and other data. Once you register with Japan Partnership and sign in to our services, you are no longer anonymous to us.
Japan Partnership may automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, Japan Partnership cookie information, and the page(s) you request.
Japan Partnership uses customer information for the following general purposes: i) to customize the advertising and content you see, ii) to fulfill your requests for products and services, iii) to improve our services, iv) to contact you, v) to conduct research, and vi) to provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Unless stated otherwise, Japan Partnership does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested or under the following circumstances:
We may provide information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with Japan Partnership under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Japan Partnership communicate to you offers from Japan Partnership and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
Where we are required by law, such as in a criminal or civil investigation or other legal proceedings, to divulge such information to the authorities.
Japan Partnership may set and access Japan Partnership cookies on your computer.
Your Ability to Change Your Account Information General
You can edit your Japan Partnership Account Information at any time.
If you have subscribed to a service or newsletter, you can unsubscribe by following the instructions either provided on this website or sent to you by email.
We reserve the right to send you on an opt-out basis certain communications relating to the Japan Partnership service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and Japan Partnership newsletters, that are considered part of your Japan Partnership membership.
Confidentiality and Security
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with governmental regulations to protect personal information about you.
Japan Partnership may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Japan Partnership account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.
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Japan Partnership Permissions Policy
Japan Partnership encourages the open, free, and wide dissemination of information. However, gathering the news and articles contained in our publications, on our websites, and in our e-mail newsletters requires substantial effort. We therefore expect to be compensated for any reuse of the material contained herein. Fair Use
Permission to make digital or hard copies of part or all of any Japan Partnership webpage, print page or e-mail newsletter exclusively for personal or educational use is granted without fee, provided that copies are not made or distributed for profit or commercial advantage and that each copy bears the full copyright & license notice as stated below. Electronic copies shall include a link to the original version on the corresponding Japan Partnership website, in addition to the copyright mark and notice, as shown below. Copyrights for components of the reproduced work that are owned by those other than Japan Partnership must be honored by first contacting Japan Partnership, then depending on the ownership claimed by us, you may also have to contact the original author. Abstracting with credit to Japan Partnership and our URL www.japanpartnership.com, is permitted and encouraged.
Notwithstanding the above limited permission, reproduction of any Japan Partnership webpage, e-mail newsletter, or print publication, or any portion thereof, or republishing such content in either print or electronic form, posting it on another server, or redistributing it by e-mail or any other means, requires the prior express permission of Japan Partnership.
Japan Partnership does not grant any rights, only the above limited permission subject to the above obligations. All rights are reserved, including reproduction, distribution, public performance, and public display rights. At no time may an original work be modified without the written permission of the author(s). Violations of this policy will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
For all instances of intended commercial or non-educational, non-personal reproduction, please contact Japan Partnership at the address below. All commercial use of our information will either be paid for by means of a licensing fee (to be negotiated) or in kind (such as links and barter ads). In all cases, we will request prominent links or buttons or banners on the licensee’s website or e-mail text for electronic use, or full credit and statement of our URL for print use. As a matter of professional courtesy, Japan Partnership may consult the author (for jointly authored works, the first author) in assessing requests from third parties for permission to republish. However, responsibility for securing the necessary authorization for any author rights or related rights from other rightholders remains the responsibility of the requesting party.
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Copyright & License notice to be included with any extract from any Japan Partnership print or electronic media product:
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Electronic Links Policy
Japan Partnership encourages other website operators and distributors of electronic text to include links to original Japan Partnership websites. For persistent links (for example, including one of our URLs in a list of “Hot Links” on another website), we request the courtesy of a notice prior to doing so.
Links to Third Party Sites
Links embedded in Japan Partnership websites and e-mail messages may take you to websites operated by others. These linked sites are not under the control of Japan Partnership, and Japan Partnership is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. Japan Partnership is providing these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Japan Partnership of the site nor any commercial relationship with that site.
Japan Partnership makes no representations about the accuracy of the information contained in the documents and related graphics published on any Japan Partnership website or in any Japan Partnership e-mail newsletter or print publication. All such documents and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. Japan Partnership and/or its respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement. (See DISCLAIMER ABOVE)
In no event shall Japan Partnership and/or its respective suppliers be liable for any special, indirect, or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever, resulting from loss of use, data, or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence, or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of information available from this or any other Japan Partnership website, print publication, or e-mail newsletter.