Terms Of Website Use
ACCESSING MAKUHARI INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL’S WEBSITE
By accessing this website, you agree to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, please do not use this website. Makuhari International School reserves the right to make changes and corrections at any time to these terms and conditions, without notice. You agree to review these terms and conditions regularly and your continued access to or use of the website will mean that you agree to any changes.
RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
Makuhari International School has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all information provided through Makuhari International School’s website on the internet is accurate at the time of inclusion, however there may be inadvertent and occasional errors. In spite of our best efforts, the information on this website may become out of date over time.
The information on this site is provided free of charge and solely for information purposes. It is not intended to and does not create a business, employment or professional services relationship between you and Makuhari International School.
Makuhari International School does not guarantee, and makes no representations or warranties of any kind whether express or implied, about the information or opinions provided through this website, including any items used either directly or indirectly form Makuhari International School’s website, and reserves the right to make changes and corrections at any time, without notice. Makuhari International School accepts no liability for any inaccuracies or omissions in Makuhari International School’s website and any decisions based on information and opinions contained in Makuhari International School’s website are at the sole discretion and responsibility of you.
This website may contain third-party owned content and links to other websites which are provided for your convenience. Makuhari International School is not responsible for the contents of any external websites which link to this website or which are linked from this website. No judgement or warranty is made with respect to such other websites (or services offered through them) and a link to another site or service is not an endorsement of that site or service. Any use you make of the information provided on this site, or any site or service linked to by this site, is at your own risk. In addition, no links to this website may be included in any other website without Makuhari International School’s permission.
MAKUHARI INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL’S LIABILITY
Makuhari International School accepts no liability for any direct, special, indirect, consequential, exemplary or punitive losses or damages, or any other damages whatsoever resulting from whatever cause through the use of any information and opinions obtained either directly or indirectly from Makuhari International School’s website or any other website accessed through or referred to in this website.
This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Please note that some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
All the information, contents, text, images, including but not limited to html code, photography and buttons contained within this website are owned by or licensed to Makuhari International School and may not be copied, reproduced, republished, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without our express, advance, written consent. The information and images contained within the pages of this website is the copyright of Makuhari International School Limited or one of its subsidiaries around the world. All such rights are reserved.
Makuhari International School is the trademark of Makuhari International School. All other trademarks used or referred to in this website are the property of their respective owners.
You must not misuse this site by knowingly introducing viruses or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to this site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to this site. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
This website is not directed at any person in any jurisdiction where for any reason the publication or availability of this website is prohibited. Those in respect of whom such prohibitions apply must not access this website. Makuhari International School does not represent that anything on the website is appropriate for use or permitted by local laws in any jurisdictions. Those who access this website do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws or regulations; legal advice should be sought in cases of doubt.
If you provide information to Makuhari International School through your visit to this website you agree that Makuhari International School has unlimited rights to such information and that Makuhari International School may use such information in any way Makuhari International School chooses. Such information as provided by you shall be non-confidential.
The terms and conditions in this notice shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Japan. The Japanese courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in respect of any dispute which may arise.
In the event that any or any part of the terms and conditions in this notice shall be determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such terms shall, to the extent necessary, be severed from the remaining terms which shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Makuhari International School monitors this website’s access log information and the connection address from the internet address you are connecting from is automatically included within that. Makuhari International School does not share this data with third parties, except to the extent required by a competent court order.
REGULATIONS ON THE PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Makuhari International School (“the school”) hereinafter defines the fundamental terms regarding the personal information it collects, and specifies the responsibilities of school staff and employees, et al., regarding the administration of the information.
Based on the idea of personal respect, the school respects the privacy of every individual. It will follow the related laws and manage personal information as follows.
1. DEFINITION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Personal information as expressed in these regulations is defined as information which could identify a certain individual, or could be used in conjunction with other information to identify a certain individual. Such information may be collected from individuals as below.
- Students currently enrolled at the school or those enrolled previously.
- Staff and other associated workers currently employed at the school or those previously employed.
- Students applying for admission to the school or those who have applied previously.
- People who have made general inquiries to the school or requested information about the school.
- Contributors or donors to the school.
- Parents, guardians, family members, relatives, guarantors and others associated with those listed in (a) through (e) above.
2. COLLECTION AND USAGE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Personal information will only be acquired for appropriate educational and research purposes or as required for the operation of the school. Personal information will be acquired on a voluntary basis; however, services provided by the school may be restricted if the acquired information does not comply with or meet the school’s needs (if not enough information is provided).
Personal information will only be used for the following purposes.
- To provide various services relating to the education and well-being of students.
- To manage expenses regarding the school’s operation such as requesting school fees.
- To issue various certificates.
- To provide various documents and guidance.
- To carry out questionnaires, and to gather and analyze various statistical data, etc.
- To carry out any additional operation that is needed to carry out (a) to (e) above.
The school will not use personal information for any other purpose, except as listed in (a) to (f) above, without the consent from those whose information would be used. if the above items (a) to (f) are altered, the school will either notify the party whose personal information would be used under the alteration, or will release a list of revised purposes to the public.
3. MANAGEMENT OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
The school highly respects personal information and will take appropriate steps to prevent any unlawful access, loss or leakage. If any problem should occur, the school will act promptly to resolve it. Moreover, the school will educate and train school staff and other workers who may deal with personal information. This will be based on the idea of respect for personal information and the provisions of the Personal Information Protection Law.
Furthermore, for the purposes listed in (a) to (f) above, the school may entrust personal information to a third party. If it does, it would only be so entrusted under a strict confidentiality agreement that would include an agreement on personal information. The party would be strictly prohibited from using personal information other than for the purposes listed in (a) to (f) above. The party will be obligated to take steps to properly manage personal information. The school will also supervise the party to confirm that personal information is properly managed.
4. DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION TO A THIRD PARTY
- Under the requirements of any law.
- Due to the urgent and desperate need to protect a person’s life, body, or property.
- Due to the urgent and desperate need to improve public welfare or to protect children.
- Due to the need to cooperate with a government organization, a local government organization, or to cooperate with a party entrusted by these organizations.
- Due to the need to entrust the school’s business to a third party in order to achieve the above-listed purposes (a) to (f).
- If the person agrees to use his/her personal information for any purpose not listed in (a) to (f) above.