Terms of Use

This web site is owned, operated and maintained by or for Nippon Sanso Holdings Corporation or its affiliate companies ("NSHD").
Your use of this website (“NSHD Website”) will be construed to mean that you have read, agree to, and consent to abide by the conditions of use and rules set forth below.

Copyrights, Trademarks, and other Intellectual Property Rights

All information contained in NSHD Website, including but not limited to trademarks and logos, are protected by the copyright laws, trademark laws, conventions, and other legislation of the relevant country.

You may not reproduce, transmit, redistribute, modify, sell, publish, misappropriate, display, or otherwise use this information without the prior written consent of NSHD, with the exception of private and personal use within the limitations explicitly permitted by law.

Links between NSHD Website and other Websites

The third parties' websites (other than NSHD Website) linked to or from NSHD Website ("Linked Sites") are independently operated and maintained by such third parties and are not under the control and/or supervision of NSHD.

Use of Linked Sites shall be subject to the terms and conditions stipulated by the operator of each of (said) Linked Sites. NSHD would not be responsible for any loss or damage, howsoever caused, in connection with the use of any Linked Sites and your access to any of (said) Linked Sites shall be at your own risk.

Nothing contained in NSHD Website shall be interpreted as a recommendation and/or endorsement by NSHD of the contents of Linked Sites and any products and/or services appearing on and/or provided through such Linked Sites. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to constitute a partnership or the like between the operators of Linked Sites and NSHD.

Links to NSHD Website

If you wish to set up a link to NSHD Website, you must inform NSHD in advance. When setting up a link to NSHD Website, please ensure that it is to the top page, as the URL of other pages may change or the page may be removed without notice.

Use of NSHD’s trademarks or logos in Linked Sites is prohibited, irrespective of purpose or period of use, without the prior consent of NSHD. NSHD accepts no liability for the content of Linked Sites, or for any loss incurred from their use.

Setting up a link from the following websites is prohibited:
  • containing slander, defamation, threat, or invasion of privacy against NSHD or NSHD’s officers and employees,
  • containing slander or defamation against NSHD’s products or services,
  • containing information actually or likely to be contrary to applicable laws or regulations, or
  • containing information actually or likely to be contrary to public order or morality.

When NSHD considers Linked Site to be in conflict with this rule, the link from such Linked Site to NSHD Website shall be deleted immediately upon NSHD’s request.

Ideas and Suggestions Received

NSHD does not accept or specifically invite from the public any original ideas or proposals (e.g., any ideas and/or concepts related to products, technologies, designs and marketing strategies including any memos, drawings, or related documents), via NSHD Website.

In no event shall NSHD have obligation to treat such ideas or proposals as confidential information. In the event of NSHD adopting an idea or a proposal that is the same or similar (in whole or in part) to one sent via NSHD Website, NSHD is not liable for compensation or payment of any kind to the provider of the information.

Privacy Policy on NSHD Website

Please refer to the following links for Privacy Policy on NSHD Website.

Prohibited Conduct

 Please refrain from using NSHD Website for any of the following acts:

  • to slander, defame, threaten or invade the privacy of others,
  • to cause any damage or disadvantage to others,
  • to disturb public order or morality,
  • to engage in a criminal act,
  • to engage in any activities that are unlawful or prohibited by any applicable laws,
  • to upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files that may damage the operation of others' computers, or
  • to engage in any other activities that NSHD deems inappropriate.

Disclaimers of Warranties

All information contained in NSHD Website shall be the latest information at the date and time of its publication. NSHD reserves the right to change without notice all content of NSHD Website and details of the products and services therein, and to amend these Terms of Use without notice at any time.

NSHD cannot guarantee to update and amend all information on NSHD Website at all times. Except to the extent prohibited by applicable laws, NSHD makes no representation and warranty, either express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including warranties or representations with respect to the accuracy, completeness, reliability, and/or safety of the contents of NSHD Website, and any representations and warranties relating thereto are expressly disclaimed.

NSHD shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of your use of or accessing of NSHD Website.

Applicable Laws and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Japan unless otherwise expressly provided. All controversies and disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use shall be submitted to the Tokyo District Court in Tokyo, Japan as the Court of first instance.

Questions on Terms of Use

Any questions regarding these Terms of Use should be sent to: