The Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall

Terms of Use

This website is operated by the *Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall. By using this website, you agree to the following Terms of Use. This website also contains links to other websites. By using portions of this website or other websites, you agree to the Terms of Use described herein and therein, respectively.
*This "website" refers to the following domain (including its sub-domains):
  1. Copyright and trade marks
    The intellectual property rights (including trademarks and copyrights) of the information provided on this website including individual documentation, photographs, video, music, sound and any other related literary works (hereinafter referred to as “Content”), are the property of one or more of the following: the Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall; Yaotsu-cho; the Incorporated Nonprofit Organization of the Chiune Sugihara Visa for Life; and Taisho Shuppan (publishing).
    The reproduction, public transmission, distribution, modification or deletion of content contained in this website by users without prior permission from the copyright holder(s) is a violation of the copyright law.
    Please refer to the following site for information on copyrights:
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  2. Disclaimer
    1. The Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall makes no guarantee or warranty as to the accuracy, usefulness, certainty or other aspects of the Content (hereinafter referred to as the “Content”) provided on this website. The Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall assumes no responsibility for any damages that may occur as a result of the use of the Content.
    2. The Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall reserves the right to change or discontinue any or all elements of the website, including its structure, terms of usage, URL or Content without prior notice. The Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall reserves the right to interrupt or discontinue operation of the website without prior notice.
  3. Prohibited conduct
    In using this website, you are prohibited from engaging in the following acts:
    • Conduct which may be detrimental to the Memorial Hall or other third parties.
    • Libelous or damaging actions taken against Memorial Hall products or services as well as actions bearing the potential of the same.
    • Libelous or damaging actions taken against Memorial Hall officers and employees as well as actions bearing the potential of the same.
    • Conduct which offends or which may offend public order and morals, or denigrate the trust in or integrity of the Memorial Hall.
    • Criminal acts or actions, as well as those having the potential to lead to illegal behavior.
    • Conduct which violates or infringes upon applicable laws and regulations, or which has the potential of the same.
    • Misleading conduct implying that a cooperative relationship or partnership exists between the Memorial Hall and source sites, or which has the potential to imply the acknowledgment, guarantee, support or sponsorship of the same.
    • The use of frame links or link forms which might impair the clarity of this website.
  4. About Links
    Commercial, non-commercial, internet and intranet links to this website (as well as URLs to magazines, books and other publications on this site) may be created provided that the Terms of Use as stated within this website are observed.
    Please observe the rules stated within 'Section 4. Prohibited conduct'. It is not necessary to contact the Memorial Hall prior to linking to this website. (Links by third parties other than those contained in the Memorial Hall website stemming from its website or leading to it shall be referred to as "Linked Sites" hereinafter.) Linked Sites are operated and managed under the responsibility of their respective operators and are not under the management of the Memorial Hall. The terms of usage for the respective Linked Sites should be observed. The Memorial Hall will not assume responsibility for the content on the Linked Site or for any damages or liabilities arising from third party use of the same.
    The existence of links to this site or stemming from this site do not imply or represent the recognition, guarantee, support, or endorsement of any products, services or companies presented by the Linked Site by the Memorial Hall.

Compliance Rules

  1. No promises, either express or implied, are made to maintain the information or URLs contained in this site, and material may be modified, discontinued or deleted without prior notice.
  2. Linked Site administrators are responsible for fixing broken URL links and maintaining them on their respective sites.
  3. The Memorial Hall will not assume responsibility for damages arising from links to this site sustained by Linked Sites, their operators, website visitors or third parties.
  4. Links to pages on this site should include the 'Title' specified on the page.
  5. Linking to the website is not permitted in the following cases:
    • Where the website linking to this website libels or defames the Memorial Hall, its officers or employees.
    • Where the website linking to this website defames or denigrates our products or service.
    • Where the website linking to this website is deleterious to public order and morals, or could otherwise harm the trustworthiness or dignity of the Memorial Hall.
    • Where the website linking to this website is involved in criminal acts or potential criminal acts.
    • Where the website linking to this website is in violation of or infringes upon applicable laws and regulations.
  6. The deletion of links to this website will be requested in applicable cases.
  7. Privacy Policy
    he Memorial Hall recognizes the importance of personal information and has policies to protect private information protection.
    Private information gathered from site users will be used and managed in strict accordance with the Memorial Hall's privacy policies.
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  8. Use of Cookies
    his website uses cookies to ensure the best user experience, as well as to statistically track page views in order to improve the viewer's website experience while providing optimal viewing and ad transmission.
    Cookies are small text files that are placed on the user's computer by the website to identify users. They are used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
    This website does not collect information through the use of cookies that can identify individual users with the exception wherein the user agrees to furnish information in advance.
    In addition, information gained through the use of cookies will not be used for purposes other than for page-view statistics meant to improve the website viewing experience by presenting optimal site views and ad placements.
    Browser settings can be modified to detect sites which use cookies and to provide the opportunity to accept or refuse them. Opting to refuse cookies may result in the inability to use certain services on the website.
    Based on the contract between The Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall and the third party dealing with the consignment of operation of transmitting advertisements, we may provide either part or all of the information collected from cookies to the third party (this does not include any personal information which may enable the identification of the user). In this case, the third party may use the information collected from cookies to display Memorial Hall advertising or other ads which are registered outside of our website based on user interests on the user's computer.
    If you would like to unsubscribe from any advertisements, you can unsubscribe at the ad website by changing the settings there.
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  9. Recommended system requirements
    This website is best viewed with the latest version of Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
    The use of unsupported terminal settings, browsers or applications may cause the site to display improperly.
  10. Export Control
    If any technical information which is provided on this website, or any program or products the user may have purchased on this website is to exported or provided to non-residents for export to foreign countries, all applicable laws and regulations, such as those contained in the “Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act” and the “Export Administration Regulations, must be observed.
  11. Applicable law and jurisdiction
    The use of this site as well as interpretation and management of the “Terms of Use” shall conform to Japanese laws unless stated otherwise.
    All disputes in relation to this website shall be referred to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Osaka District Court as the court of first instance
  12. Inquiry
    Please use the “Inquiry Form” to contact us.
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