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Security

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Javascript

Certain content on this site uses JavaScript. If you have turned JavaScript settings off in your browser, certain content may not function, or may not be displayed correctly. We recommend that you enable JavaScript in your browser to get the most out of this site.

Copyrights

Unless otherwise indicated, copyrights for the written content, documentation, video images, still images, software, and other material made available on this site are held by TAIYO HOLDINGS CO., LTD. ("Taiyo HD") or by third parties from whom Taiyo HD has obtained license. The treatment and conditions of use for this written content, documentation, video images, still images, software, and other copyrighted material are as follows:

  • Copyrighted content on this site may be displayed, or reproduced by printing or other methods, for non-commercial use by individuals or for internal use by corporations and other organizations. Such reproduced material must bear Taiyo HD copyright notices. If copyrighted material on this site contains separate conditions of use, such conditions must be adhered to.
  • Use beyond the conditions detailed above is permitted only when prior written application has been made, and then only after receipt of official permission from Taiyo HD in response to this application. Such information must not be used in such a way that it could be misinterpreted by third parties.

*Inquiries regarding applications should be directed to the appropriate contact liaison.

Trademarks

The names of Taiyo HD services and products displayed on this site are trademarks or registered trademarks of Taiyo HD. Other names of companies, products, and services, are the trade names, trademarks, or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

  • Except for licensed content mentioned on this page, this site does not grant any rights related to copyrights, patent rights, trademark rights, or other intellectual property rights owned by Taiyo HD or third parties.

Disclaimer

Taiyo HD has taken great care with regard to the written content, documentation, and other material on this site. Taiyo HD does not guarantee the reliability and safety of such material in any way. In the event that any written content on this site contains errors or that users incur damages resulting from the use of this site or information provided by this site, neither Taiyo HD nor the Taiyo Group shall bear any liability whatsoever for any such damages. Items mentioned in written content on this site are subject to change or cancelation without prior notice.

Links

Please read the following and contact Taiyo HD before linking to this site.
Taiyo HD assumes no responsibility whatsoever with regard to the content of sites that link to this site or sites linked to from this site.
Links that meet any of the following descriptions are strictly prohibited:

  • Links from sites that contain content depicting Taiyo HD products and/or services in a slanderous or defamatory manner.
  • Sites that contain content that is against public order and morals.
  • Sites that contain illegal content and/or are involved in, or suspected of being involved in, illegal activities.
  • Links that use frames or other methods that make it unclear that content belonging to Taiyo HD is indeed Taiyo HD content.
  • Links from other sites that Taiyo HD has deemed inappropriate.

How to Link to this Site

When linking to this site with a Taiyo HD logo image ("Logo Image"), please observe the conditions of use.

Conditions of Use for the Logo Image

The use of a Logo Image indicates agreement to the following conditions:

Logo Images may only be used to link to this site.
You recognize Taiyo HD's rights with respect to Logo Images, and waive any and all rights to Logo Images.
Taiyo HD does not grant any preferential treatment to sites, or owners of sites, that link to this site using a Logo Image. (Do not use wording that implies that preferential treatment has been granted.)
Logo Images must be used in the form provided, and must not be adjusted in terms of aspect ratio or color, or similarly changed.
Taiyo HD reserves the right to discontinue the use of Logo Images, and to alter the appearance, shape, or design thereof at any time.

When using the company name as a text link, please use Taiyo HD's official name: TAIYO HOLDINGS CO., LTD.

Suggestions

Except when specifically requested by Taiyo HD or with regard to items that constitute "suggestions subject to consideration" as outlined below, Taiyo HD does not accept suggestions regarding products, technology, manufacturing and/or sales methods, design, or other issues. Thank you for your understanding.
Taiyo HD assumes no obligation to consider, evaluate, or study suggestions, or to maintain confidentiality with regard to suggestions, that do not constitute "suggestions subject to consideration" and that have been tendered in spite of the above conditions.

Suggestions Subject to Consideration

  • Patents, designs, or trademarks that have been registered at the Japan Patent Office.
  • Utility model rights registered at the Japan Patent Office that are accompanied by a Utility Model Technology Assessment issued by the Japan Patent Office to help judge the validity of the right, and that have received an assessment of "6. The existence of prior art documents that deny the novelty of the right cannot be discovered.".

Applicable Laws and Legal Jurisdiction

Except where otherwise stipulated, the use of this site and the application of these Terms of Use shall be subject to Japanese law.
Except where otherwise specified, the Tokyo District Court shall be the court of first jurisdiction for all disputes related to this site.