DESIGNTOPE (Hereafter it will be called eour companyf)
and the web-site maintained by DESIGNTOPE (Hereafter
it will be called ethis web-sitef) guarantees the protection
and respectful treatment of personal information. The
basic policy and treatment concerning personal information.
Those who visit this web-site are allowed to use this
web-site with the free will and the responsibility taken
by the users themselves. Those who visit this web-site
of our company by filling out the personal information
form in this web-site and submitting it to our company.
1: Our companyfs policy concerning personal information
Our company defines epersonal informationf as follows.
ePersonal informationf is defined to be information
concerning any individual including his or her name,
address, the group he or she belongs to, phone number,
e-mail address, etc. that enables any other party to
identify the individual.
2: Gathering of information concerning individual
The information concerning any individual that is
gathered shall be limited only to the information
necessary for him or for her to receive the service
our company provides. Our company shall not gather
or keep any other personal information than the contents
the visitor to this web-site himself or herself fills
in with his or her free will in the personal information
form in this web-site.
In the web-site of our company we require minimum
personal information such as his or her e-mail
address at the time when he or she applies for membership
registration, participation in
competitions, etc. We may ask such additional information
as what is necessary for us to
identify him or her or to send goods or presents to
him or her.
Information we gather in above method shall not be
altered without the given consent of the
concerned person himself or herself.@
3:Protection of personal information
Our company shall make utmost rational and technical
effort to maintain the possible highest
security that guarantees the protection of offered
personal information from illegal hacking,
changing and leaking, etc.
4:Use of personal information
The personal information offered shall be used for
the following purposes besides for meeting
the request from the concerned individual.
@@1. To customize the advertisements or other contents
that may be in our web-site.
To improve the services of our company.
@@2.@To provide various information that may be useful
to the concerned individual such as information on
various competitions, on site-renewal, new products,
@@3.@To send such important information as our companyfs
new services, changes in the rules, etc. to the concerned
@@4.@To carry out the research concerning how this
web-site is being used, what the environment in which
this web-site is used.
To make various reports for cooperating or related
parties (Cooperating companies for competitions, etc.)
that our sponsors or our company carefully selected.
Other use of personal information than above mentioned
shall not be made.
5: Disclosure of personal information
The provided personal information shall not be disclosed
to any third party except for the
l In the case the person himself or herself who provided
the personal information agrees for
it to be disclosed to other party.
l In the case judicial or administrative agency of
Japan according to the Japanese Law requests the personal
information of concerned individual to be presented.
l In the case the life, the body or the property belonging
to the concerned person is in danger and the disclosure
of the personal information of the concerned individual
is supposed to be necessary for the protection of
above mentioned belonging to the concerned individual.
l In the case, for the purpose of protecting the service,
the rights, the property of our company, the disclosure
of personal information concerning the individual(s)
concerned is supposed to be necessary.
6: Concerning the web-sites of third party linked
to this web-site, and of our sponsors.
The web-sites of the third party linked to this web-site
and of our sponsors shown in this web-site may have
their own privacy policies independent of our own
for any problem caused by the policies or services
maintained for the web-sites of the third party as
mentioned. We request those who provide their personal
information for the web-sites of the third party as
mentioned to check and learn their privacy policies.
Our company shall not take any responsibility concerning
the protection of personal information provided by
the person concerned for the other web-sites linked
to this web-site.
7: The Applicable Governing Law
Though this web-site can be accessed by any individual
of any other countries in the world that maintain
different laws from those of Japan and regardless
of such difference, both of those who access to this
web-site and our company shall be under the authority
of Japanese Laws. Those who use this web-site shall
agree to abide by Japanese Laws.
8: Liability Exclusion
basic principles concerning the treatment of personal
information in this web-site and therefore it shall
not define any legal responsibilities of our company.
Our company makes the effort, taking up the opinions
of those who use this web-site for the betterment
request those who use this web-site to check and learn
time when they use this web-site.