- 1)All material on the Website, including but not limited to text, images, photographs, illustrations, and other copyrightable content (hereinafter “Content”), is the property of AOI or the respective provider of the Content.
- 2)Except in cases permitted by the Japan Copyright Laws or other relevant regulations or for purposes of personal use, the Content may not be reproduced, copied, sold, distributed, loaned, or used without the AOI’s consent.
- 3)In addition, consent of the provider whose Content appears on the Website (where the Content is the property of such provider) must also obtained.
- 4)AOI has obtained the following licenses from the Japanese Society for Rights of Authors, Composers and Publishers (JASRAC) in regards to the operation of the Website:
JASRAC Permit #: 9014220001Y45040
JASRAC Permit #: 9014220002Y31018
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- 1)The Website has been created with due care and good faith. However, AOI makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, applicability, or completeness of the Content.
- 2)AOI shall not be liable for damages arising from the use of the Website or the inability to access the Website.
- 3)AOI may change the content in whole or in part at any time, if the need arises. We may suspend access to the Website or close it indefinitely without advance notice.
- 4)AOI does not endorse any sites linked from the Website, and further does not warranty the accuracy of the content thereof.
Links to the Website
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- 1)Do clarify to the best of your ability that the Website is one that is operated by AOI (for example, notate the Website title). Refrain from any reference to any relationship between yourself and the Website which could lead to any misunderstanding.
- 2)Do refrain from embedding the Website's visual content in your website.
- 3)Do refrain from any link that would defame or cause loss of public trust in AOI. Furthermore, in referencing the Website, please be aware that the Website is subject to change or discontinuation without notice. AOI shall not be responsible for any damages caused by a link to the Website or a posting of the URL of the Website.
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