Terms and Conditions
Effective November 6, 2012
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE.
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Limitation on the Use of the Services
You can visit the Site without registering. To use our Services, you must be (i) a resident of the United States, its territories or possessions, (ii) at least eighteen (18) years of age as of the date of registration and have the authority to create a binding legal obligation, and (iii) provide accurate personal information. You may not authorize minors to use our Services.
Intellectual Property Rights
You agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, or create derivative works based on the Intellectual Property in any manner, and you shall not exploit the Intellectual Property in any unauthorized way whatsoever, including, but not limited to, by trespass or burdening network capacity.
Your use of the Site must not infringe any Intellectual Property rights of TV Japan or any third party; and therefore, you among others must not sell, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, publicly perform, prepare derivative works based on, repost or otherwise use the Intellectual Property in any way for any public or commercial purpose without prior written consent of TV Japan.
Limitation on Use of the Site
You agree not to or allow others to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, but not limited to, the solicitation of other users to any other entities that provide the same or similar services as TV Japan. You agree not to, and not to enable others to: (i) use the Site in a manner that violates, misappropriates, or infringes the Intellectual Property of TV Japan or any third party, in the content and materials that may be included on the Site; (ii) copy, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, attempt to derive the source code, modify, decrypt, or create derivative works of TV Japan or provided by TV Japan, or any part thereof except as and only to the extent any foregoing restriction is prohibited by applicable laws and except as expressly permitted under this Agreement; (iii) use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Site for any purpose without TV Japan's express written permission; (iv) take any action that imposes or may impose, as determined in TV Japan's sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on TV Japan's infrastructure; (v) copy, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, or publicly display any TV Japan and/or third party content and other users' content (other than your content) from the Site, any software code that is part of the Site, or any Services that are offered on the Site without the prior express written permission of TV Japan and the appropriate third parties, as applicable; (vi) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper operation of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site in any manner; (vii) bypass any measures TV Japan may use to prevent or restrict access to the Site; (viii) transmit spam, chain letters, or other unsolicited communications through or to the Site; (ix) attempt to interfere with, compromise the system integrity or security or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running the Site; (x) upload invalid data, viruses, defects, Trojan horses, malware, or any other items of a destructive nature that may harm or interfere with the operation of the networks, servers, or other infrastructure of TV Japan, or any third-parties; (xi) collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including without limitations personal data of other users, from the Site; (xii) access any content on the Site through any technology or means other than those provided or authorized by this Agreement; or (xiii) directly or indirectly, advertise or promote another website, product, or service or solicit visitors and other users, for other websites, products or services.
Third Party Sites
You may be able to access third party sites through links from the Site. TV Japan neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, information or statement made on the Site by anyone other than authorized TV Japan employees acting in their official capacities, or contained in any third party websites you can access through a link from TV Japan. Such links to third-party websites, services, or resources are provided solely as a convenience to you. You acknowledge and agree that TV Japan is neither responsible nor liable for: (i) the availability or accuracy of such sites, services, or resources; or (ii) the content, advertising, or products on or available from such sites, services, or resources. The inclusion of any link on TV Japan does not imply that TV Japan endorses the linked site. You use these links and services at your own risk.
THE SITE AND THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY TV JAPAN ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," AS AVAILABLE, AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS (EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, ACCURACY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OR TRADE. TV JAPAN MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE QUALITY, IDENTITY OR RELIABILITY OF TV JAPAN CONTENT, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OF THE POSTINGS MADE ON THE SITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY. SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR ALL THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO TO THAT EXTENT, IF ANY, SOME OR ALL OF THEABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY.
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