Thank you very much for visiting the HAL Laboratory website (https://wwwdev5.hallab.co.jp/eng/; hereinafter, the “Website”). The Website is managed and operated by HAL Laboratory (hereafter, the “Company”).
Before using the Website, the Company asks that you read the following terms and conditions of usage carefully and use the Website only upon agreeing thereto. Your usage of the Website is considered agreement to the following terms and conditions. Please also note that there may be changes to the site policy and related regulations without advance announcement.
All copyright, trademark rights, portrait rights, and other rights related to the pictures, videos, illustrations, texts, and other content published on the Website, as well as the copyright for the Website itself are held by the Company, and all rights for works published under separate copyright notices are held by their respective owners. The works on the Website are protected by local copyright laws and various treaties as well as other laws and legislation. Use or citation (including duplication, transmission, distribution, modification, removal, uploading, displaying, licensing, sales, publication, etc.) of the works on the Website in a way that goes beyond the scope as explicitly established in copyright laws and various treaties, and other laws and legislation, is forbidden without prior written permission from the Company.
The Company’s trademarks and trade names used on the Website are protected by the Trademark Act, the Commercial Code and the Companies Act, etc. and cannot be used without permission. Additionally, the commercial names, product names, and service names appearing on the Website are registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective enterprises.
As a general rule, the Company declines any proposals from customers of ideas, concepts, memoranda, images, and other materials related to new products, techniques, designs, marketing methods and materials, and other domains. Given both the possibility that there may be marked yet coincidental similarity between a customer’s proposal and unannounced ideas which the Company has produced on its own, as well as the possibility of such a similarity leading to misunderstanding or even conflict with our customers, the Company asks for your understanding in this regard.
Even if the Company receives a proposal or offer from you as a customer, your submission of that proposal or offer is deemed to be made in agreement with the following terms. The Company asks for your understanding in this regard.
In principle, you can freely link to this Website. However, please note the following points:
The Company takes the utmost care in every applicable manner when publishing information on the Website. However, the Company cannot provide any guarantee of the Website’s content with regard to its accuracy, reliability, usefulness, or suitability for any established objective. The Company will not assume any responsibility for any damage resulting from use of the Website. The Company asks that you use the Website while understanding that any risk borne is your own. Similarly, the Company will not assume any responsibility for losses or damages generated directly or indirectly by suspension of or defects in the Website’s services. Additionally, the Company will not accept any responsibility for damage generated by use of third-party websites linked from the Website or linked to in the Website, which are not under the control of the Company.
You agree to the absolute prohibition of the following acts in using the Website:
The Company may make changes to the contents and usage policy of the Website without prior notice. Please also note that the Company may either suspend or discontinue management of the Website. Regardless of what the reason or reasons may be, the Company will not accept any responsibility whatsoever for damages resulting from interruption in the Website’s usage or modification of the Website’s information.
On the Website, some pages may have “buttons” such as for the following social media sites. When you use these social media sites and browse a page with social media “buttons,” information such as you browsing the page may be automatically sent to the social media site. For more details, please check the following policies of each social media site.