Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Calsonic Kansei Corporation’s website (https://www.calsonickansei.co.jp/; hereafter “this Website”) is operated by Calsonic Kansei Corporation (hereafter also referred to as “us” or “we”).
To use this Website, you shall agree to these terms of use (herein “Terms of Use”).
Calsonic Kansei Corporation may change the Terms of Use without notice. Please check the Terms of Use each time you use this Website.

Copyrights

The copyrights of all copyrighted material on this Website, such as photographs, illustrations, logos, text, and computer programs belong to Calsonic Kansei Corporation, the original authors, or other holders of rights (hereafter collectively referred to as “the Holders of Copyrights”). In addition, rights relating to portraits may arise for persons or characters published or shown on this Website.
No copyrighted material published or shown on this Website or any part thereof shall be used for any purpose other than viewing this Website without the prior approval of Calsonic Kansei Corporation, or the Holders of Copyrights or rights of portrait, unless approval is clearly given on this Website. This restriction applies to duplication, alteration, or reuse, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means.

Trademarks, etc.

The rights to this Website, as well as the names of products and services, logos, trademarks, etc., published on this Website belong either to Calsonic Kansei Corporation or the respective owners of the rights.

Prohibitions

The following actions are prohibited when using this Website.

  • Actions that infringe on the rights or interests of Calsonic Kansei Corporation or third parties, including intellectual property rights, rights of portraits, reputation, and rights of privacy.
  • Actions that result in a loss of profit or damages to Calsonic Kansei Corporation or third parties.
  • Actions contrary to public order or morality.
  • Other actions in violation of laws or regulations.
  • Actions that may lead to any of the actions listed above.
  • In addition, any action deemed inappropriate by us.
Disclaimer

While we pay close attention when publishing information on this Website, we make no guarantees of any kind about the accuracy, usefulness, reliability, suitability for your purpose, and safety (such as the absence of computer viruses or other hazards) of the published information and this Website.
The Terms of Use, as well as information published on this Website, may be changed or deleted by Calsonic Kansei Corporation without prior notice. In addition, Calsonic Kansei Corporation may suspend or discontinue the operation of this Website without prior notice.
In no event shall we be liable for any loss or damage arising out of, or in connection with, the use of information published on this Website or other usage related to this Website.
You shall immediately indemnify Calsonic Kansei Corporation in full against all loss, liability, damages arising out of, or in connection with, use of this Website (including third parties’ claims to us arising out of, or in connection with your usage) in violation of the Terms of Use.

Proposals for New Business Deals with Calsonic Kansei Corporation

We choose suppliers whom we can build stable business relations with by comprehensively evaluating their ability to meet our requirements for quality, cost, delivery, development, and management. Therefore, when we receive proposals from candidates for new suppliers stating objectively their strengths and advantages, we will consider the proposal and commence business deals if we assess it is able to realize our needs. The decision whether to adopt a proposal from a candidate is solely at the discretion of Calsonic Kansei Corporation, and under no circumstances will Calsonic Kansei Corporation be obligated to adopt the proposal.

Submission of ideas

In principle, we do not accept any submission of ideas, diagrams, inventions, or concepts (hereafter collectively referred to as “Ideas”) from our customers that relate to new products, technologies, or designs. This is to avoid any unnecessary misunderstandings or disputes with our customers in the future, as insights that we arrive at independently through our own research and development process may be similar to the Ideas of our customers. We seek your understanding in this matter. In the event that we do accept a submission from a customer, please understand that it will be handled as per below.

  • Regardless of any demands from the customer, we will not be obligated to keep confidential any information pertaining to the Ideas.
  • Regardless of any demands from the customer, we will not be obligated to consider or evaluate the Ideas, inform the customer about the results of our consideration or evaluation, adopt it for our products, or pay for the Ideas.
  • The Ideas will be taken as something that can used freely in a manner that is deemed appropriate by us.
Links

The third-party websites (hereafter “External Websites”) linked to or from this Website are not managed nor operated by us. This link does not imply in any way that Calsonic Kansei Corporation recommends or guarantees the content on these External Websites. Calsonic Kansei Corporation is not responsible for any loss, damage, grievances, or other claims that may arise from the use of External Websites.
You may link to this Website without prior notice to us if you adhere to the following conditions for linking to this Website, as well as the Terms of Use.

Conditions for linking to this Website

  • Calsonic Kansei Corporation is not responsible for any loss or damage suffered by the party linking to this Website (hereafter “the Link Setter”) that arises from linking to this Website.
  • Linking to this Website does not give rise to a relation of rights or duties between Calsonic Kansei Corporation and the Link Setter, nor does it convey to the Link Setter any rights to the information published on this Website.
  • When linking to this Website, the use of our logo and other trademarks is prohibited.
  • Please understand that the content and URLs on this Website may be changed or deleted without prior notice.
  • Linking to any of the below websites is strictly not allowed.
    • Websites violating laws and regulations, or contrary to public order or morality.
    • Websites with contents that infringe on the copyrights, intellectual property rights including trademark rights, and other rights of Calsonic Kansei Corporation or any third parties.
    • Websites with contents that infringe on the privacy, or damage the reputation or credibility of Calsonic Kansei Corporation or any third parties.
    • Websites which, by linking to this Website, can be misunderstood as being recognized or supported by Calsonic Kansei Corporation.
    • Websites with contents that hinder the operation of this Website.
    • Websites with contents promoting certain political activities, ideological movements, or religions.
    • Websites containing computer viruses or other harmful computer programs.
    • Websites with expressions that cause discomfort to others.
    • Any website that may be seen as any of the above websites.
    • In addition, any website deemed as an inappropriate Link Setter by us.
  • If Calsonic Kansei Corporation deems that any of the above conditions has been violated by the Link Setter, we may request for the link to this Website to be deleted, and the Link Setter shall comply immediately with the request.
Severability

In the case that some of the terms or articles stated in the Terms of Uses are unlawful or deemed to be not legally enforceable, all other terms and articles shall remain in force with maximum enforceability within the limits of applicable laws.

Applicable laws and court of jurisdiction

The use of this Website and the Terms of Use are governed by Japanese laws.
Tokyo District Court is the exclusive court of jurisdiction for the first instance of any disputes concerning the use of this Website or the Terms of Use.

Accessibility

Calsonic Kansei Corporation puts maximum effort into improving site accessibility so that anyone can easily access and use the information on this Website.
We refer to Level A of Japanese Industrial Standards JIS X 8341-3:2016 for website accessibility.