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Terms of Use

Please read the site policy (Terms of Use) below before using content that belongs to the URL that Higuchi Inc.(hereinafter, Higuchi) uses to provide its services (http://www.higuchi-inc.co.jp/).
Please be aware that any use of this site shall result in the assumption that the user agrees to the each item noted below.
Please also be aware that the site policy below is subject to change without notification to customers.
In the event that customers violate the site policy below, carry out activities that may be harmful to other users or Higuchi, or carry out deviant activities that Higuchi deems to be inappropriate, please understand that usage of the services on this site may be refused.

1.Servicese

The content provided by Higuchi(including all information, text, and images)are covered by no guarantees whatsoever.
Please use them based upon your own judgment.
Furthermore, please understand that Higuchi is not liable for any damage incurred by customers through the use of this web site.

2.Usage Environment

The following are the recommended PC environments (web browser, OS, and monitor specifications) for using this site.

Recommended Web Browser Firefox 3.0 (Windows/Macintosh)、Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0/7.0 (Windows)
Recommended Monitor Resolution 1024 (w) x 768 (h) pixels or higher, 16bit color (65,000 colors) or higher
Compatible Browsers Google Chrome 5 (Windows/Macintosh),Safari 5 (Windows/Macintosh)

Although all efforts have been made to check the compatibility of environments other than those listed above, viewing this site with the latest browser possible is recommended.
Please understand that depending on the usage environment, the appearance of the web site may differ from that actually intended.
In addition, if a fault occurs in the customer's usage environment due to accessing this site, Higuchi is not liable for any damage that may be incurred.

3.Plugins

In order to provide a pleasant user experience of this site, content such as animation has been used.
To enjoy some of the content there are instances where the plugins below are necessary, so it is recommended that they be installed in the event that they are not already.

Adobe Flash Player Get ADOBE FLASH PLAYER
Adobe Reader Get ADOBE READER

4.Character Adjustment Function

This site incorporates a character adjustment function that uses style sheets.
As well as the“standard”style sheet that forms the basis, an“enlarged”style sheet has been prepared for those who feel the text is too small or that the contrast is not strong enough.
Although alteration of character size is also possible using web browsers, the preparation of a dedicated style sheet allows the pages to be viewed with the intended design without changes in text block appearance.

5.Use of JavaScript

In order to improve usability, this site employs JavaScript.
It is recommended that users set their browser to enable the use of JavaScript when using this site.

6. Copyright

The copyright for all content provided on this site(including text and images)belongs to Higuchi Inc.
Profit driven activities using this content by customers such as transmission into the public domain, copying, and alteration are strictly forbidden.
Prior permission from Higuchi is necessary for these activities.

7.Logos/Trademarks etc.

All logos and trademarks(such as“Higuchi Inc.”)used on this web site are the property of Higuchi Inc.
Customers must contact Higuchi beforehand should they wish to make use of them.

8.Trademarks of Other Companies

  • Microsoft and Internet Explorer are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries.
  • Macromedia, Flash Player, Adobe Reader, and the Adobe logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and other countries.
  • Mozilla Firefox is a trademark of Mozilla Foundation.
  • Macintosh and Safari are trademarks or registered trademarks of Apple Inc.(US).
  • Google and the Google logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Google Inc. in the United States and other countries.
  • All other company and product names noted are the trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective company.

9. Links

Please email sitepolicy@higuchi-inc.co.jp beforehand if you wish to link to this site. When linking to this site please use a text link.

Note that there may be instances where requests for links are refused if Higuchi deems them to be inappropriate. In addition, links from the following kinds of sites will be refused.

  • Links from sites that are offensive to public order and morals
  • Sites that are abusive or slanderous towards specific individuals or groups
  • Postings with links to this site on bulletin board systems etc.

10.Hosting Service

Higuchi cannot accept responsibility for any damages incurred by customers due to faults caused by the hosting service used by Higuchi.

11.Inquiries Regarding Site Policy

For inquiries regarding Higuchi's site policy, please contact sitepolicy@higuchi-inc.co.jp