Terms of use

Terms of use

This Web site is owned and operated by KSS Co., Ltd. ("KSS") or its agent.
Please read this carefully before accessing this Web site. You need to agree to Terms of use when you access this web site. If you do not agree to Terms of use, please do not use this Web site.
KSS may change Terms of use at any time by updating this posting without notice. Please check this page periodically for any changes.
This Web site contains links to other Web sites owned and operated by KSS or its affiliated companies. In this case, your agreement is also required to Terms of use of these web sites.

About Copyright

All materials on KSS Web site are protected by Japanese copyright laws, and other applicable laws and treaty provisions of countries throughout the world. Except for personal or non-commercial internal use, copying, modifying, reproducing in whole or part, uploading, transmitting, distributing, licensing, selling and publishing any of the materials is prohibited without obtaining prior written permission from KSS.

Trademark

The trademark "KSS" and any KSS product names used, quoted and/or referenced within the KSS Web site are trademarks or registered trademarks of KSS. Other company names and product names used, quoted and/or referenced in the KSS Web site may be protected as their respective trade name, trademarks or registered trademarks.
Use of these trademarks or registered trademarks on KSS Web site are strictly prohibited without prior permission by KSS or affiliated company except the permission by law.

Prohibited conduct

You may not use this Web site to

  • Infringing the legal rights (including the rights of privacy and publicity) of KSS and/or others.
  • Causing any damages or disadvantages to KSS and/or others.
  • Abusing, Threatening, Defaming, disgracing or libeling KSS and/or others.
  • Performing or encouraging any conduct or activity that would be considered a criminal offence.
  • Impersonating any person or entity or misrepresenting any affiliation with any person or entity.
  • Using KSS Web site for any commercial purpose.
  • Posting or using any computer programs that contain a virus or other harmful component.
  • Changing or modifying any contents on KSS Web site or deleting or changing any trademarks, copyright and/or other right owned by KSS.
  • Disturbing public order.
  • Violating any applicable local, state, national or international law intentionally or unintentionally.
  • Performing any conduct or activity that KSS believes that violates or is inconsistent with the letter or spirit of Terms of use.

Unsolicited idea submission policy

KSS or any of its employees do not accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including, but not limited only to ideas for new products, technologies, designs, or processes, or new advertising campaigns, new promotions or new marketing plans. KSS will reject receiving any original creative work, samples, demos, or other works.
By still sending them, in spite of the statement above, KSS considered that you would agree with following.

  • Your ideas or materials will be deemed to be non-confidential and non-proprietary.
  • KSS is under no obligation to consider, review or use your ideas or material.
  • You grant KSS an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and distribute those materials or information, and KSS is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques that you send us for any purpose whatsoever.

Exemption matters

While KSS uses every reasonable effort to include accurate and up-to-date information on this Web site, KSS makes no warranty as to its accuracy, security, or suitability for any purpose. KSS expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited only to the warranties that this Web site will be uninterrupted, timely, safe (risk- or virus-free), or error-free, or this Web site will meet your requirements.
In regard to inquiries, etc., to KSS made through the medium of this Web site, replies may not reach the individuals making the inquiries, etc., because the latter do not reach the persons responsible for handling them as a result of system failures or the attachment of computer viruses, they reach the persons responsible but character codes render them unreasonable, addressees for replies cannot be determined owing to errors in reply addresses, or for some other reason. If you do not receive a reply after having made an inquiry, please inquire again.
KSS may make changes to the content of information in its Web site at any time without notice, and may suspend or terminate operation of the Web site at any time.

Links to third party site

This Web site contains links to other Web sites provided by independent third parties ("Linked site"). The Linked sites are not under the control of KSS, and KSS is not responsible for the contents of the Linked sites or any link contained in the Linked sites, or any changes or updates to such sites. Your use of the Linked sites is governed by the terms of agreements that may accompany or be included on the Linked sites. KSS is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by KSS of the Linked sites, or any products, services, or companies on or available from the sites. Your linking to any Linked site is at your own risk.