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Terms of Service


(hereinafter referred to as the "Company") hereby establishes the following terms and conditions regarding the use of services (hereinafter referred to as the "Services") on the "Asia Artist Award Official|Shopping Coupon Site" (hereinafter referred to as the "Site") operated by the Company.

Chapter 1 General Provisions

  • (Contents of the Service)

    1. The Service is a service that allows users to apply for the purchase of products, etc. (hereinafter referred to as "Products") listed on the Site.
  • (Definitions)

    1. The following terms used in this Agreement shall have the meanings set forth below.
    2. The term "Member" shall mean a customer who has applied for membership in the Service upon approval of the Terms of Use and has been accepted by the Company, or a customer who has been granted membership registration in accordance with a method separately determined by the Company.
    3. "Member ID" refers to the identification information used by the Company to manage user information according to the information entered by the member when applying for membership in the Service or changed after registration.
  • (Application of the Terms of Use)

    1. This agreement applies to all activities when using the service on this site.
    2. Members shall use the Service upon agreeing to the Terms of Use, and shall be deemed to have accepted the Terms of Use by using the Service. By using the service, you are deemed to have accepted the terms of this agreement. Members shall use the service at their own discretion and responsibility, and shall bear all responsibility for use.
    3. Matters related to the use of the Service posted on the Site by the Company constitute a part of this Agreement.
  • (Application for membership)

    1. A person who wishes to become a member of the Company (hereinafter referred to as a "prospective member") may apply for membership by agreeing to abide by these Terms and notifying the Company of the necessary information using the membership application form designated by the Company. However, the prospective member must complete the membership application process in person and may not have a third party do so.
    2. Members may not make any false declaration when applying for membership or when requested by the Company.
    3. The membership registration process shall be completed upon the Company's approval of the membership application, and the member shall become a member at that time.
    4. Members may use the service immediately after registration.
  • (Qualifications for use)

    1. In the event that a prospective member is found to fall under any of the following circumstances, the Company may not approve the membership application as described in the previous article, and may cancel the approval even after the relevant membership application has been approved.
    2. In the event that the prospective member resides outside of Japan, or has registered an address or shipping address outside of Japan.
    3. In the event that the prospective member has previously been forced to withdraw from the membership due to violation of these terms and conditions.
    4. In the event that any of the information provided by the prospective member to the Company at the time of application is found to be false, incorrect or incomplete
    5. In the event that the prospective member has failed to pay any debts owed to the Company
    6. In the event that a prospective member has registered credit card information that is not in the name of the applicant
    7. In the event that the Company deems that the prospective member is, or may be, a member of an anti-social force
    8. In the event that the operation of this site is technically or economically extremely difficult.
    9. In the event that the Company determines that there is or may be an impediment to the execution of the Company's duties with respect to the operation of this site.
  • (Application for membership by minors)

    1. In the event that a prospective member is a minor, the consent of a legal representative such as a person with parental authority must be obtained when applying for membership.
    2. In the event that a prospective member who is a minor applies for membership, the prospective member who is a minor shall be deemed to have applied for membership with the consent of his/her legal representative.
    3. In the event that a minor membership applicant falsifies that he/she has consent even though he/she does not have the consent of his/her legal representative, or falsifies his/her age as an adult, or uses other fraudulent means to make the person believe that he/she is a person with capacity to act, all legal acts related to the use of this service cannot be revoked.
    4. Minor members shall obtain the consent of a person with parental authority when applying to purchase the Product or otherwise expressing their intentions when using the Service. In the unlikely event that a member falsely claims to have the consent of a parent or guardian, or falsely claims to be an adult, the member may not revoke the relevant declaration of intent.
    5. In the event that a member who is a minor at the time of consenting to this agreement uses the service after reaching the age of majority, the member shall be deemed to have accepted all legal acts related to this service.
  • (Management of member ID and password)

    1. A member may only have one member ID and password (hereinafter referred to as "member ID, etc."), and may not have multiple member IDs, etc.
    2. Members shall be responsible for the management of their member IDs, etc. as specified at the time of member registration.
    3. Members may not allow a third party to use their member ID, etc., nor may they lend, transfer, sell, or pledge it.
    4. Members are responsible for any damage caused by insufficient management of their member IDs, errors in use, or use by a third party, and the company bears no responsibility whatsoever. In the event that the Company incurs damages due to the unauthorized use of a member ID, etc., the member must compensate the Company for such damages.
    5. All use of the service using a member ID, etc. held by a member shall be deemed to be the act of the member in question, and the member in question shall be liable for any debts incurred as a result of such use. However, this shall not apply in the event that a member ID, etc. is misused by a third party for reasons attributable to the Company.
    6. In the event that a third party becomes aware of a member's ID, etc., or in the event that a member suspects that a third party is using a member's ID, etc., the member shall immediately notify the Company to that effect and follow the Company's instructions, if any.
    7. Members shall be obligated to change their passwords on a regular basis, and the Company shall not be held responsible for any damages incurred due to negligence of this obligation. The Company will not reissue member IDs, etc. unless specifically approved by the Company.
  • (Membership fees, etc.)

    1. Membership registration for this service is free of charge.
    2. Payment for the purchase of Products through the Service shall be made in accordance with the method separately determined by the Company.
    3. Communication charges for the use of this service shall be borne by the member.
  • (Change of Registered Matters)

    1. Members shall notify the Company in the prescribed manner without delay if there are any changes to the matters notified to the Company at the time of application for membership. In the event that a member suffers any disadvantage due to failure to notify the Company, the Company shall not be held responsible.
  • (Withdrawal from membership)

    1. Members may withdraw from the Service in accordance with the procedures prescribed by the Company. Even if a member withdraws from the service, the member may not deny the validity of the sales contract already concluded with the Company.
    2. In the event of the death of a member, the Company shall deem that the member has withdrawn from the service at that time.
  • (Suspension of membership, forced withdrawal)

    1. In the event of any of the following circumstances, the company may temporarily suspend the membership of the member in question, or forcibly withdraw the membership, without any prior notice or demand to the member
    2. In the event that a member violates the terms of this agreement or laws and regulations
    3. In the event that the Member fails to pay for the purchase of the Product by the specified time.
    4. In the event that the Member uses or has used or used the Member ID, password, or the Site in an unauthorized manner.
    5. In the event that a Member is found to be ineligible for use as stipulated in Article 5, or loses eligibility for use.
    6. In the event that any of the information provided by the Member to the Company at the time of application is, or is likely to be, false or insufficient.
    7. In the event that it is necessary to ensure the security of the member, for example, if the member makes a mistake in entering the password more than a certain number of times.
    8. If the member has not used the service for a certain period of time.
    9. In the event that the email address provided by the member to the Company is unreachable, or in the event that the member does not respond promptly to the Company's requests for inquiries or submission of materials.
    10. In the event that a problem arises in confirming the creditworthiness of the credit card submitted by the member to the Company at the time of application.
    11. In the event that a member commits any act that interferes or may interfere with the operation of this site or the use of this site by other members.
    12. If a petition for seizure, provisional seizure, provisional disposition, compulsory execution, bankruptcy, civil rehabilitation, etc. is filed against the member, or if the member files a petition for bankruptcy, civil rehabilitation, etc. on their own.
    13. In the event that the member belongs to or has a close relationship with antisocial forces or groups engaged in antisocial activities.
    14. In addition to the preceding paragraph, if the Company determines that the member is ineligible for membership.
    15. A member who has been suspended or expelled from membership may not request disclosure of the reason for such action, and shall not contest such action.
  • (Changes to this Agreement)

    1. The Company shall be able to revise this Agreement at any time without obtaining the prior consent of the Member.
    2. When making changes to the Terms and Conditions in accordance with the preceding paragraph, the Company shall specify the effective date of such changes, and shall notify members of the contents of the Terms and Conditions after changes to the Terms and Conditions and the effective date of such changes, prior to the effective date of the changes to the Terms and Conditions. However, such notice may be omitted in the case of minor changes that do not disadvantage the Member, such as amendments to the wording.
    3. In the event that a member uses the service after the effective date of the changes to this agreement, the member shall be deemed to have agreed to the changes to this agreement.
  • (Method of communication and notification)

    1. The Company may give notice to members regarding the use of the Service by sending written documents, e-mail, announcements on the Site, or any other method deemed appropriate by the Company, and members shall agree to this.
    2. When the Company gives notice as described in the preceding paragraph, it shall be sufficient for the Company to give notice to the contact information provided by the member at the time of application for membership (in the case of changes to the registered information, the time of such changes) or the contact information entered by the member at the time of application for purchase.
    3. The Company shall not be liable for any consequences or damages incurred by the member or third parties, even if the notification is not received due to the member's failure to notify the Company of such changes or corrections.
  • (Handling of Personal Information)

    1. The Company shall handle personal information appropriately in accordance with the Company's Privacy Policy.
    2. (Privacy Policy) and
  • (Confidentiality)

    1. Members shall treat any non-public information disclosed by the Company to members in connection with the Service as confidential, except with the prior written consent of the Company, and shall not disclose or leak such information to any third party.
  • (Change and Abolition of the Service)

    1. The Company may change or discontinue the contents of the Service at any time without prior notice. The Company shall not be held responsible for any disadvantage or damage incurred by the Member as a result of such changes or discontinuation.
  • (Interruption and suspension of the service)

    1. The Company may suspend or discontinue all or part of the Service without prior notice to Members for any of the following reasons
    2. In the event of maintenance, inspection, or updating of the equipment and systems used to provide the service.
    3. When it is difficult to provide the Service due to fire, power outage, natural disaster, system failure, etc.
    4. In the event that the operation of the Service becomes impossible due to war, civil unrest, riot, disturbance, labor dispute, etc.
    5. In the event that the Service cannot be provided due to system failure, unauthorized access from a third party, infection by a computer virus, etc.
    6. When the necessary services of a telecommunications carrier are not provided.
    7. In the event that the Company is unable to operate the Service due to measures taken in accordance with laws and regulations.
    8. In any other cases where the Company deems it necessary to suspend or discontinue the Service.
    9. The Company shall not be liable for any loss or damage incurred by a member as a result of the temporary suspension or cessation of the provision of the Service.
    10. (Intellectual Property Rights)

    11. All rights (ownership rights, copyrights and other intellectual property rights, portrait rights, publicity rights, etc.) to the text, images, programs, and other data, etc. that make up the Company's website, including this site, belong to the Company or to third parties who hold such rights. Regardless of the method or form, members may not reproduce, show, publicly transmit, distribute, transfer, lend, translate, adapt, or otherwise use or exploit beyond the scope of private use by individual members without permission from the Company.
    12. (Prohibited acts)

    13. Members shall not engage in any of the following acts, or acts that may lead to such acts, when using the service.
    14. (1) Use of the Service for illicit purposes.
    15. Defaming the reputation or credibility of the Company, its business partners, or other third parties, or infringing on their privacy.
    16. Acts that lead to fraud or other crimes.
    17. Use of this service by impersonating a third party.
    18. Sending or providing harmful programs such as computer viruses, or recommending such programs.
    19. Falsifying or deleting the information of the Company, its business partners, or other third parties.
    20. Use the facilities of the Company, its business partners, or other third parties in an unauthorized manner, or interfere with their operation.
    21. Actions that violate laws, these terms of use, or public order and morals.
    22. Acts that interfere with the operation of this service.
    23. Acts that may interfere with the provision of the Service, such as excessive returns and cancellations.
    24. Use of the Service by fraudulent use of credit cards, etc.
    25. Falsifying information entered on this site or any other information requested by the Company.
    26. Other acts that the Company deems inappropriate.
    27. In the event that the Company suffers any damage as a result of a member's violation of this Agreement, the Company shall be entitled to claim compensation for such damage from the member.
    28. (Scope of Liability)

    29. In the event that the Company incurs damage to a Member based on reasons attributable to the Company in relation to a Product sold to the Member, the Company shall compensate the Member for the damage up to the sales price of the relevant Product, limited to normal damage that occurred directly and in reality, within the scope set forth in this Agreement.
    30. The Company shall not be liable for any damages caused by slowdowns or failures in the display speed of the Site based on excessive access or other unforeseen factors.
    31. The Company does not bear any responsibility for communication costs or capital investment incurred by members when using this service.
    32. The Company does not guarantee that members will not be damaged by computer viruses or other harmful programs when using the site, and will not be held responsible for any damages incurred by members.
    33. The Company shall not guarantee the operation of any equipment or software used by members when using this site, and shall not be liable for any damages incurred by members.
    34. In spite of the Company's reasonable safety measures, the Company shall not be liable for any damage caused by the following reasons
    35. Damages caused by the interruption, delay, or discontinuation of the system of this site due to the failure of communication lines or computers, etc.
    36. Damages incurred due to falsification of this site
    37. Damage caused by unauthorized access to data related to this site.
    38. The Company shall not be held responsible for any and all damages incurred due to a member's inability to use this site.
    39. In addition to the items listed in the above paragraphs, the company shall not be liable for any damages incurred by members in using the service.
    40. Notwithstanding the provisions of the preceding paragraph, in the event that the contract between the Company and the Member falls under a consumer contract, and the Member incurs damages based on the Company's default or tort, the Company shall compensate the Member for direct and actual ordinary damages up to the price of the Product, unless the Company is willful or grossly negligent, and shall not be liable for damages arising from special circumstances, lost profits, indirect damages, or special damages, regardless of whether the Company had foreseen such damages.
    41. The responsibilities set forth in this Article and Article 25 stipulate all of the Company's responsibilities to members, and the Company shall not, under any circumstances other than those set forth in this Article, compensate members for lost profits, indirect damages, special damages, legal fees, or any other damages not stipulated in this Article.
  • (Business Consignment)

    1. The Member agrees in advance to entrust the planning, organization, and operation of the Site and the shipping of the Products to the contractor designated by the Company in accordance with this Agreement.
  • (Transfer of Contractual Status, etc.)

    1. Members may not assign, transfer, mortgage, or otherwise dispose of any rights or obligations based on the status of any contract between the member and the Company to a third party without the prior written consent of the Company.
    2. In the event that the Company assigns the business of the Service to a third party, the Company may assign the information and other information reported by the Member, as well as the rights and obligations based on the Terms of Use and the status on the Usage Agreement, to the assignee of the assignment, and the Member shall be deemed to have agreed to such assignment in advance in this section. The Member shall be deemed to have agreed to such transfer in advance in this section. In addition, the transfer of business stipulated in this section shall include not only ordinary business transfer, but also corporate separation and any other cases in which business is transferred.
    3. Chapter 2 Use of the Service

  • (Application for purchase of the Product)

    1. Members who wish to purchase the Product shall apply for the purchase of the Product in the manner prescribed by the Service. However, the Company may set an upper limit on the number of items that can be purchased for a particular Product in advance for Members.
    2. The purchase contract between the member and the Company shall be concluded at the time the Company notifies the member of its acceptance of the purchase application in the preceding paragraph.
  • (Payment of fees and delivery of the Product, etc.)

    1. In the event that a sales contract for the Product is formed between the Company and a Member, the Member shall pay the full amount of the relevant price in accordance with the method specified by the Company. Depending on the payment method, the Member may be required to pay a separate handling fee.
    2. Ownership of the Product shall be transferred to the Member at the time the Product is actually delivered to the Member.
    3. The Company shall deliver the Product to the address reported by the Member to the Company in accordance with the method specified by the Company. However, the delivery address shall be limited to an address within Japan that is approved by the Company.
    4. Members shall not be able to change the delivery address of the Product unless they notify the Company in the manner prescribed by the Company.
    5. The fulfillment of the Company's obligation to deliver the Product shall be deemed to have been completed upon shipment of the Product to the address specified at the time of purchase. The Company shall be exempt from any problems caused by an unknown delivery address, etc., except in cases of intentional or gross negligence on the part of the Company, by contacting the contact information registered by the Member and shipping the Product to the address specified at the time of purchase.
    6. The date of delivery of the Product shall be the date and time separately determined by the Company, and the initial date of delivery may be changed due to unavoidable circumstances. The date and time of delivery specified by the Member at the time of application for purchase is merely a guideline for the date of delivery, and the Company shall not be liable for any delay in the actual delivery date, even if the actual delivery date is later than the date and time of delivery specified by the Member.
    7. The member shall bear all shipping costs related to the delivery of the Product.
  • (Liability for non-conformity with contract)

    1. The Company does not warrant the quality, performance, compatibility with other products, or any other aspect of the Products purchased and sold through the Service other than what is stated on the Product label. The Company does not warrant the quality, performance, compatibility with other products, or any other aspect of the Product other than what is stated on the label.
    2. Except for items that cannot be inspected due to the nature of the Product, the Member shall inspect the Product within seven (7) days of receipt (the "Inspection Period"), and if the Product does not conform to the terms of the Agreement in terms of type, quality or quantity (the "Non-Conformity"), the Member shall immediately notify the Company with specific reasons.
    3. Only if the Member notifies the Company within 7 days from the date of receipt of the Product, indicating the specific details of the Nonconformity, shall the Company complete the performance of the Product by delivering a replacement Product or delivering the shortage.
    4. The Company's liability for non-conformity of the Product shall be limited to that set forth in this Article, and the Member may not make any claim for repair of the Product, reduction of the price, claim for compensation for damages, cancellation of the contract or any other claim on the grounds of non-conformity of the Product.
  • (Return and exchange of the Product)

    1. The Member may not cancel the purchase contract for the Product once it has been concluded for the Member's convenience, and may not return or exchange the Product for the Member's convenience.
  • (Cancellation of sales contract)

    1. In the event that a member fails to pay for the Product by the time specified by the Company, the Company shall be able to cancel the sales contract between the member and the Company without notice.
    2. The Company shall be able to cancel the sales contract with the member without notice if any of the following reasons apply.
    3. In the event that any of the items listed in Article 11, Section 1 apply.
    4. In the event that the Company suspends or expels a member's membership.
    5. In the event that there is a falsehood, error or omission in the information provided by the member to the Company when applying for a purchase.
    6. In the event that a member has been negligent in the payment of debts to the Company.
    7. If a Member interferes with or disrupts the operation or service provision of the Company or its business partners, or the use of the Site by other Members.
    8. In the event that a member has returned or refused to accept a product without reasonable cause.
    9. If it is found that there is a clear error in the price of the Product or other sales conditions presented by the Company in the Service.
    10. In any other cases where the Company deems it inappropriate.
    11. In the event of cancellation based on item 1 or 2 of the preceding paragraph, the Member shall not raise any objection to such cancellation, and even if the Member suffers any damage or disadvantage as a result of such cancellation, the Member shall indemnify the Company and shall not make any claim for compensation or any other claim.
    12. Chapter 3 Point Service

  • (Issuance and Purchase of Points)

    1. The Company may provide a service that issues points that can be used in the Service (hereinafter referred to as the "Point Service"). Members shall purchase points at the price separately determined by the Company in accordance with the method separately determined on the Service.
    2. Unless otherwise specified by the company, members may use purchased points only within the service.
    3. Members can use purchased points only with the member ID that purchased them. Unless otherwise approved by the company, members may not transfer or assign purchased points to another member ID or a third party, exchange them for cash or other currency (including prepaid means of payment or other cryptographic assets issued by a third party), or divert them to services other than the service for which the points were acquired. (Confirmation of Point Balance)
  • (Confirmation of Point Balance)

    1. Members may check the balance of points they have purchased in a manner prescribed by the Company.
    2. If it is found that the content or quantity of points purchased by a member is incorrect compared to the usage of the service, the company may correct it without prior notice to the member.
  • (Use of Points)

    1. Members may use up to the balance of their points to pay for the purchase and sale of products through the service. In this case, the points will be consumed starting from the oldest purchased point.
    2. When points are used, payment for the purchase of the Product will be deemed to have been made at a rate of one yen per point.
    3. If the balance of points is less than the purchase price of the Product, the Member must pay the remaining amount after subtracting the balance of points from the purchase price of the Product in a manner prescribed by the Company.
  • (Expiration of Points)

    1. Points may be used for a period of six months or less from the date of purchase.
    2. After the period mentioned in the previous paragraph, unused points will expire and cannot be used for any reason whatsoever.
  • (Refund of Points)

    1. Points are non-refundable for any reason. However, this does not apply when required by law. In such cases, the method of refunding points will be determined by the company in accordance with laws and regulations, and will be displayed on the company's service or on the website operated by the company.
  • (Suspension or discontinuation of point issuance)

    1. The Company may suspend or discontinue all or part of the point service without prior notice to the Member if any of the following reasons apply
    2. In case of maintenance, inspection, or updating of the equipment and system for providing the Point Service
    3. When it is difficult to provide the Point Service due to fire, power outage, natural disaster, system failure, etc.
    4. When the operation of the Point Service becomes impossible due to war, civil disturbance, riot, disturbance, labor dispute, etc.
    5. When the point service cannot be provided due to system failure, unauthorized access from a third party, infection by a computer virus, etc.
    6. When the necessary services of a telecommunications carrier cannot be provided
    7. When the point service cannot be operated due to measures based on laws and regulations
    8. In other cases where the Company deems it necessary to suspend or discontinue the point service.
    9. In no event will the Company be liable for any loss or damage incurred by a Member due to the temporary suspension or termination of the point service.
  • (Suspension of Point Usage)

    1. The Company may temporarily or permanently suspend the use of the point service by a Member without any prior notice or demand to the Member if the Member falls under any of the following reasons
    2. If a Member purchases points by using a credit card in another person's name or by any other unauthorized method.
    3. In the event that the Member violates the Terms of Use or laws and regulations.
    4. If a Member is found to fall under any of the items in Article 11, Paragraph 1 of the Agreement.
    5. If a Member ceases to be eligible for membership due to forced withdrawal or other reasons, the Member will naturally be unable to use the point service. In addition, all purchased points, regardless of whether or not they are outstanding, will be lost and cannot be used. In this case, the company will not be held responsible for any damages incurred by the person who has lost their membership.
  • (Discontinuation of Points)

    1. The Company may discontinue points and extinguish unused points for any reason, including but not limited to the change, addition, or discontinuation of all or part of the services for which points can be used.
    2. In the case of the preceding paragraph, the Company shall provide advance notice of the period of time deemed reasonable by the Company, the scope of the discontinuation of points, and the date of discontinuation on the Service or on the website operated by the Company.
    3. The Company shall not be liable for any damage incurred by the Member due to the discontinuation of points based on Paragraph 1, except in cases where the Company is obligated to refund based on laws and regulations, where the Company has provided separate guidance, or where the Company is intentionally or grossly negligent.
    4. Chapter 3 Miscellaneous Provisions
  • (Severability)

    1. Even if any provision of these Terms and Conditions, or any part thereof, is determined to be invalid or unenforceable under the Consumer Contract Act or other laws and regulations, the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions and the remaining parts of any provision that is determined to be invalid or unenforceable shall continue to be in full force and effect.
  • (Governing Law and Jurisdiction)

    1. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Japan, and any and all disputes arising between the Company and the Member with respect to the Service shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo Summary Court or the Tokyo District Court as the court of first instance, depending on the amount of the suit.
  • Enacted on August 24, 2021 Translated with www.DeepL.com/Translator (free version)