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Conditions for Use

This website (http://www.hs.tmu.ac.jp/) is managed by the Faculty of Health Sciences of Tokyo Metropolitan University.

Use of this website implies acceptance of these Conditions for Use. As these Conditions for Use may change from time to time, users are requested to make themselves aware of the latest version.

― Copyright and other intellectual property rights ―

Information published on this website is protected under Japanese and international copyright law, relevant treaties and other legislation. Unless expressly stated to the contrary, copyright for authored works and all intellectual property rights included in publications on this website belong to Tokyo Metropolitan University.

With the exception of non-commercial use by private individuals and other cases explicitly permitted by law, no material on this website may be reproduced, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, sold or published without the prior permission of Tokyo Metropolitan University.

― Prohibitions ―

The following acts are prohibited when using this website.

  1. Acts that infringe or could infringe upon the property or privacy of a third party or Tokyo Metropolitan University.
  2. Acts that cause or could cause disadvantage or damage to a third party or Tokyo Metropolitan University.
  3. Acts that contravene or could contravene public order and morals.
  4. Criminal acts, or acts that lead or could lead to criminal acts.
  5. Acts of falsely declaring or notifying, such as registering another person’s email address.
  6. Acts undertaken for the purpose of sales activity or profit, or for the purpose of preparing for the same.
  7. Acts that damage the honor or credit of a third party or Tokyo Metropolitan University.
  8. Acts that use or deliver computer viruses or other harmful programs, or could do so.
  9. Other acts that contravene or could contravene laws, ordinances or regulations.
  10. Other acts judged improper by Tokyo Metropolitan University.
― Disclaimer ―

Tokyo Metropolitan University exercises all due care when publishing information on this website. However, it offers no guarantee of the accuracy, usefulness or reliability of such information, or that it will suit the purpose of those who use it. Tokyo Metropolitan University can accept no responsibility for any damages suffered by users as a result of using or not using such information, or of using this website.

Tokyo Metropolitan University reserves the right to alter the information published on this website without notice, or to interrupt or cease the operation of this website. Tokyo Metropolitan University can accept no responsibility for any damages arising as a result of altering such information, or of interrupting or ceasing the operation of this website, whatever the reason.

Linked sites

The contents of third party websites (hereinafter “linked sites”) accessed via links from this website are managed at the responsibility of the owners of those sites, and are not managed by Tokyo Metropolitan University. Linked sites must be used in accordance with the conditions for use of each respective site. Tokyo Metropolitan University can accept no responsibility for the content of such linked sites, or for any damages arising as a result of using them.

Governing law

The use of this website, as well as the interpretation and application of these Conditions for Use, shall be governed by the laws of Japan.

Handling of personal information

When collecting, using and managing personal information on this website, Tokyo Metropolitan University shall endeavor to handle such information appropriately as set forth below, based on the “Tokyo Metropolitan Ordinance on the Protection of Personal Information” (external link – Japanese only)External Link, and to create a website that can be used with confidence.

Personal information

Personal information refers to addresses, names, telephone numbers, email addresses, and other information received by Tokyo Metropolitan University through this website that that can be used to identify a specific individual.

Collection of personal information

As a general rule, the collection of information through this website by Tokyo Metropolitan University shall be based on the willing provision (registration) of information by users of this website.

The purpose of collecting personal information shall be clearly indicated when such information is collected.

The collection of personal information shall not exceed the scope necessary to achieve the indicated purpose.

Restrictions on the use of personal information

Personal information provided (registered) by users shall be used solely for the purpose indicated in advance. Such personal information shall never be used by the administrator of this website or provided to a party other than the administrator of this website beyond the purpose of its collection, except in cases otherwise determined by the Ordinance on the Protection of Personal Information.

Management of personal information

Personal information collected through this website shall be strictly managed by the website administrator, while appropriate measures shall be taken to prevent leakage, misappropriation, falsification, etc.

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