For the purposes of the Terms, the following terms shall have the meanings ascribed to them as follows:
In cases where at the commencement of or during the use of the Service the Registered User installs software or programs from the Website into his/her computers by way of downloading or other means, the Registered User shall exercise due care in order to prevent the loss or alteration of the information held by it, or any fault or damage to his/her equipment. The Company shall not be responsible or liable for such loss or damage incurred by the Registered User.
The Service Agreement shall become effective on the date of the completion of the registration pursuant to Article 3 in respect of the Registered User, and remain in force and effect between the Company and the Registered User until the termination of the registration during the provision of the Service.
If any provision of the Terms or part thereof is held to be invalid or unenforceable under the Consumer Contract Law of Japan or other laws or regulations, the remaining provisions hereof shall remain in full force and effect, and the Company and the Registered User shall endeavor to agree to an amendment thereof to the extent necessary to make such invalid or unenforceable provision or part thereof legally operative in order to achieve the same purpose and same legal and economic effect as originally contemplated by such invalid or unenforceable provision or part thereof.
The provisions of Articles 5.2, 6 (to the extent that the Fee is unpaid), 8.2, 9.4, 10, 11, 12.2, 12.3, 5 through 7, 13 through 15, and 19 through 22 shall survive the expiration or termination of the Terms and remain in full force and effect; provide, however, that Article 15 shall survive only for three (3) years from the expiration or termination of the Terms.
The Terms shall be governed by the laws of Japan. Any and all disputes arising out of or in connection with the Terms shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court in the first instance.
Any matters not provided for in the Terms or those giving rise to any doubts with respect to the interpretation of the Terms shall be promptly resolved through good faith discussions between the Company and the Registered User.
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