1. Service Provider
LINE Business Center is a website provided by LINE Corporation (”LINE Corp.”). The Customer may apply services provided by LINE Corp. and/or its affiliates (collectively “LINE”) through this website.
The Customer in the Terms and Conditions for Use of LINE Business Center (“Terms for LBC”) means a legal entity or an individual registered on this website. When the Customer is registered by its agent on this website, the Customer shall bear all responsibility caused by or arisen from the agent’s activities. The Customer will agree that any activities by the agent on this website are legally authorized by the Customer.
3. Consent to the Terms for LBC
Subject to the consent to the Terms for LBC, the Customer may apply LINE’s services through this website. When the Customer does not consent to the Terms for LBC, the Customer shall not use this website.
4. Application to LINE’s Service
Prior to application to LINE’s services, the Customer shall register its information on this website. The Customer represents and warrants information registered on this website by the Customer is true. In the case that incorrect information is registered, LINE Corp. may immediately terminate the Customer’s use of this website and LINE’s services without prior notice to the Customer.
5. Management of Account
5.1. LINE Corp. will issue an account available on this website (“Business Center Account”) to the Customer after the completion of registration on the website. The Customer shall manage the Business Center Account at its own responsibility and expenses. Any activities on the Business Account shall be deemed as those of the Business Center Account holder.
5.2. The Customer shall manage ID and password necessary to log in to its own Business Center Account at its own responsibility and expenses. LINE Corp. shall not owe an obligation to verify or inform the Customer of its ID and password to log in to the Business Center Account.
5.3. LINE Corp. reserves the right to delete any Business Center Account that has been inactive for a period of a year or more since its last activation, without any prior notice to the Customer.
5.4. Each Business Center Account is for the exclusive use and belongs solely to the Customer of the Business Center Account. The Customer shall not transfer or lend its right to use its Business Center Account and this website to any third party. Any third party shall not inherit the right.
6.1. LINE Corp. places its highest priority on the privacy of the Customer.
6.3. LINE Corp. promises to exercise the utmost care and attention regarding its security measures for the continued secure management of any and all user information, including personal information.
7. Prohibited matters
The Customer shall not engage in any activities listed below. LINE Corp. may take measures that LINE Corp. considers necessary and appropriate, if LINE Corp. acknowledges that the Customer is using or used this website in a way which violates the Terms for LBC without bearing any liability to the Customer.
7.1. Activities that violate the law, court verdicts, resolutions or orders, or administrative measures that are legally binding.
7.2. Activities that are contrary to public order or customs.
7.3. Activities that infringe intellectual property rights, such as copyrights, trademarks and patents, fame, privacy, and all other rights of LINE and/or a third party granted by the law or contract.
7.4. Activities that use violent or sexual expressions; expressions that lead to discrimination by race, national origin, creed, sex, social status, family origin, etc.; expressions that induce or encourage suicide, self-injury behavior, or drug abuse; or anti-social expressions that include anti-social content and lead to the discomfort of others.
7.5. Activities that lead to the misrepresentation of LINE and/or a third party, or intentionally spread false information.
7.6. Activities that benefit or collaborate with anti-social groups.
7.7. Activities that illegally or improperly lead to the collection, disclosure, or provision of other's personal information, registered information, user history, or the like.
7.8. Activities that interfere with the servers and/or network systems of this website; that abuse this website by means of BOTs, cheat tools, or other technical measures; that deliberately use defects of this website; that make unreasonable inquires and/or undue claims such as repeatedly asking the same question beyond the necessity; and that interfere with LINE Corp's operation of this website or the Customer's use of this website.
7.9. Criminal acts or activities that may be criminal acts
7.10. Activities that aid or encourage any activity stated in Clauses 7.1. to 7.9. above.
7.11. Other activities that are deemed by LINE Corp. to be inappropriate.
8. LINE Corp.s’ Exemption of Liability
8.1. LINE Corp. does not expressly or impliedly guarantee that this website (including the contents on the website) are free from de facto or legal flaws (including but not limited to stability, reliability, accuracy, integrity, effectiveness, fitness for certain purposes, security-related faults, errors, bugs, or infringements of rights). LINE Corp. shall not be responsible for providing the website without such defects.
8.2. The Customer shall use this website at its own responsibility and cots. The Customer agrees that the LINE Corp. wii not have any responsible for Customer’s activities on this website and results caused by or arisen from the Customer’s activities.
When LINE Corp. notifies or contacts the Customer regarding this website, LINE Corp. may use a method that LINE Corp. considers appropriate, such as posting on LINE Corp.’s website.
10. Modification of the Terms for LBC
LINE Corp. may modify the Terms for LBC when LINE Corp. deems necessary, without providing prior notice to the Customer. The modification will become effective once the modified Terms for LBC are posted on an appropriate location within this website. The Customers shall be deemed to have granted valid and irrevocable consent to the modified Terms for LBC by continuing to use this website.
11. Standard Time
Unless otherwise noted, the time and date used in this website shall mean the time and date of Tokyo.
12. Governing law and Jurisdiction
Where the Company has provided the Customers with a translation of the Japanese language version of the Terms for LBC ("Japanese Version"), the Japanese Version will govern the relationship between LINE Corp. and the Customer. In the event of a conflict between the Japanese Version and a translation, the provisions in the Japanese Version shall take precedence over any other translation. The laws of Japan will govern the Terms for LBC. Any disputes between LINE Corp. and the Customer, that arise from the use of this website or which is related to the Terms for LBC shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court of Japan.
Enacted on April 1, 2016.