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“JAPAN Trip Navigator”Application terms of service

This agreement is applicable to all users of the”JAPAN Trip Navigator”(henceforth referred to as”the Application”), which is offered by JTB Corporation (henceforth referred to as”the Company”). The Application is provided mainly for foreign visitors to Japan, but may be used by Japanese persons as well.

Article 1 (Purpose of this agreement)
This agreement establishes the terms of use for the Application provided by the Company. Users of the Application must comply with these terms in good faith.
Article 2 (Usage fees & use environment)
The Company permits users who have consented to the terms of this agreement to use the Application on their devices free of charge via the methods specified by the Company. However, the user bears all responsibility and cost for the equipment and software, as well for as the communication environment such as communication lines, necessary for using the Application. The Company has no involvement in the environment in which the users use the Application.
Article 3 (User information and Handling of Personal Information)
  1. In the Service, etc. the Company collects, manages, aggregates, analyzes, processes and so on information about the user’s nationality, age, gender and so on, attribute information of the user entered by the user at the time of registration, and information on the user’s mobile communication equipment and the like, as well as information such as activity history information collected from the Service, etc. (hereinafter called “User Information”), and based on that we provide an information distribution service to the user and other users. The User Information may be provided to third parties after statistical processing is performed. In addition, statistically processed information may be published.
  2. If user information qualifies as personal information, the Company shall handle such user information appropriately in accordance with the following privacy policy determined by the Company:JTB Corporation's privacy policy
    (https://www.jtbcorp.jp/en/privacy/pi_policy.asp)
Article 4 (Cautions/Warnings for Use)
  1. General Provisions
    1. Users of the Application shall use this Service on his/her own responsibility and shall be responsible for the use of this Service and the result thereof.
    2. This Service may not be available depending on the reception conditions of the information device used (hereinafter known as the 'Device'), some other functional restriction of the Device, or the user's settings on the Device.
    3. The information in this Service regarding maps, routes, traffic regulations, road conditions, service status, time tables, facilities, stores, events, and weather etc. may differ from reality or may be imprecise in content. Additionally, the Information of this Service is subject to change without notification to the user.
    4. The Information of this Service may not be available in some areas of the countries and regions where this Service is offered.
  2. Trains, Planes and Public Transit Buses etc.
    1. There may be a time lag between the renewal of the time table and the revision of the actual time table. Users using an express train or airplane should confirm the actual departure and arrival times.
    2. Estimated times and reference values may be displayed or presented for some areas with streetcars and airport connecting buses.
    3. The search results such as arrival time for a transfer guide may be calculated using estimated time and reference value.
  3. Information about Facilities and Stores
    Some information regarding facilities or stores, may be modified in name, address, telephone number etc., or such facilities or stores may not exist. Some information regarding events, such as time, date and location may be changed. The Company is not liable for any damages or loss arising in relation to the information in the Application.
  4. Information about Recommended routes
    The information regarding recommended routes are based on the travel time of regular traffic condition and the Company gives no guarantee regarding traveling all the spots within the time listed on the page.
Article 5 (Prohibited items)
  1. In using the Application, the user may not perform the following acts.
    1. Change the Application under any circumstances through reproduction, disassembly, additions, editing, deletion of material, erasure, alteration, restructuring, or any other method.
    2. Analyze the Application under any circumstances through reverse engineering, reverse compiling, reverse assembly, or other methods.
    3. Transfer, offer as collateral, or otherwise dispose of or grant to another party one's usage rights etc. regarding the Application, be it for compensation or not.
    4. Delete, remove, or otherwise alter the Application's display of copyright or other marks denoting ownership under any circumstances.
    5. Transfer, resell, or otherwise dispose of or grant to another party the rights conferred by the Application, be it for compensation or not.
    6. Use the Application for illegal purposes.
    7. Intentionally transmit misinformation regarding the Application or transmit harmful computer programs etc.
    8. Perform actions that impede or threaten to impede the business operations of JTB group companies.
    9. Perform actions that violate laws & ordinances, this agreement, or public order & morals; that damage public trust in JTB group companies or that are otherwise disadvantageous to the Company.
    10. Other acts deemed inappropriate by the Company.
Article 6 (Exclusion of Anti-social Forces)
The User asserts he or she does not fall under any of the following items, and he or she firmly promises not to fall under any of the following items in the future.
  1. The User is an organized crime group (Act on Prevention of Unjust Acts by Organized Crime Group Members Article 2, No. 2 (Act No. 77 of 1991)), organized crime group member (Act on Prevention of Unjust Acts by Organized Crime Group Members Article 2, No. 6), person who has no longer been an organized crime group member for less than five years, or an equivalent thereof, or a person who is or has a close relationship with an organized crime group or organized crime group members (hereinafter referred to individually or collectively as”Organized Crime Group Member”).
  2. Deemed to be under the control of an Organized Crime Group Member.
  3. Deemed to have used the strength and influence of an Organized Crime Group Member for the purpose of achieving unfair property advantage, or engaged with an Organized Group Member for the purpose of using the strength and influence of an Organized Crime Group Member.
  4. Deemed to be involved in the funding, provision of accommodation, or undue preferential treatment in regard to an Organized Crime Group Member.
Article 7 (Ownership of Rights)
Copyright or other intellectual property rights, the right to use, and all other rights pertaining to the Application belong to the Company or persons designated by the Company therein.
The User may not use information pertaining to the Application beyond the scope of private use as prescribed in the Copyright Act without obtaining written consent from the Company.
Article 8 (Subcontracting)
The Company may entrust business, including the handling of user information, to subcontractors within the extent necessary to achieve the purpose of use. In this event, the Company shall assume oversight responsibility so that user information is handled properly by such subcontractors upon entering into a confidentiality agreement pertaining to user information shared between the Company and the subcontractors. Same condition will be applied to any reconsignments with conclusion of Non-disclosure Agreement with appropriate handling.
Article 9 (Revision or Termination of these Terms)
The Company shall be able to change the Application, these Terms, or the management entity as needed without obtaining permission from the Users.
If the User continues to use the Application following such changes, the User is deemed to have consented to the changes.
Article 10 (Interruption or Discontinuation of Use etc.)
  1. In the event any of the following items Application, the Company shall interrupt or discontinue provision of all or part of the Application per the Company's discretion.
    1. In the event of natural disasters such as fire, earthquake, or flooding, emergencies such as war, turmoil, or rioting, power outages, labor disputes, or any other emergency occurs or is likely to occur.
    2. In the event of regular or urgent maintenance of the Company designated servers or other equipment operated and managed by the Company related to the Application.
    3. In the event the Application cannot be used due to anomalies, failures, etc. in the Company designated servers or other equipment or software operated and managed by the Company related to the Application.
    4. In the event the Company determines it is desirable to interrupt all or part of the operation of the Application.
  2. In the event the Company interrupts or discontinues provision of all or part of the Application pursuant to the provisions of the preceding paragraph, the Company shall make notice to that effect to the User in advance in a way deemed appropriate by the Company. Provided, however, the Company may interrupt or discontinue provision of all or part of the Application without such posting in case of an emergency.
  3. The Company is not liable for any damages arising for the User or a third party as a result of the interruption, discontinuation, or deletion etc. of all or part of the Application.
Article 11 (Disclaimer)
  1. Regarding content of information obtained by the Company from the User or third parties through the content of the Application or the Application, the Company gives no guarantee regarding the integrity, accuracy, reliability, usefulness, or lack of defect thereof.
  2. In the event damage arises for the User or a third party (including other Users) from the use of the Application by the User, the User is responsible for resolution pertaining to such damages without causing damages to befall the Company.
  3. The Company is not liable for damages caused by the provision of the Application or acts of the User or the Company in accordance with these Terms (including but not limited to defects or failure of the Application, failure of the user's mobile device caused by the installation of the Application on said device, damages caused by careless use of the Application by the User, or changes, interruption, discontinuation, or disputes on business transactions pertaining to the Application).
  4. In the event the Company is liable for damages to the user due to consumer contract law or other reasons irrespective of the provisions to indemnify the Company from liability for damages of the previous paragraph, the Company's liability shall be limited to actual direct and normal damages that befell the user due to default or tort by the Company as a result of negligence (except for gross negligence).
Article 12 (Discreteness)
Even if any of the provisions or clauses of this agreement are invalidated, the other provisions & clauses of the agreement shall remain in complete effect.
Article 13 (Restitution)
If the Company should incur damages as a result of a user violating this agreement, the user shall bear all responsibility for those damages.
Article 14 (Compliance with laws & ordinances etc.)
In using the Application, the user shall comply with not only this agreement but also all related laws, government ordinances, ministerial ordinances, local ordinances, regulations, and legal directives etc.
Article 15 (Applicable law & jurisdiction)
The law applicable to this agreement shall be Japanese law. Also, if a dispute should arise regarding this agreement or the Application between the Company and the users, the parties agree that Tokyo District Court shall have exclusive right to first hearing. Furthermore, if this agreement is translated into other languages and there is a discrepancy between the Japanese text and the translated text, the Japanese-language document shall take precedent.