LINE Shopping Terms and Conditions of Use

The LINE Shopping Terms and Conditions of Use (“LINE Shopping Terms of Use”) set forth the terms and conditions for use of LINE Shopping hosting service (“Service(s)”) provided by LINE Corporation (LINE Corp.) as the service provider and LINE Plus Corporation and its affiliates as the distributor (Plus) (collectively, “LINE”). In addition to the LINE Shopping Terms of Use, the LINE Terms and Conditions of Use apply. In the event of any conflict between the  LINE Shopping Terms of Use and the LINE Terms and Conditions of Use, LINE Shopping Terms of Use will prevail. The User will use the service in accordance with the provisions of LINE Shopping Terms of Use and the LINE Terms and Conditions of Use. The User is responsible for compliance with all applicable laws and regulations when using the Service. Any capitalized terms not defined herein shall have the meaning(s) set forth in the LINE Terms and Conditions

1. LINE Shopping service
LINE provides the Service as a part of LINE@ service and as places for the User to purchase new and used products from sellers who are independent of LINE (“Seller(s)”).  When the User makes a purchase through the Service, the User is purchasing products from the Seller, not from LINE. The User agrees that LINE is not an agent for any User or Seller, and has no authority to act on a User’s or on the Seller’s behalf.

2. Conditions of Purchase. 
To purchase any products or services on the Service, the User shall:
(a) obtain the User’s statutory agent’s consent to purchase products if the User is under age; 
(b) be a resident in the same country where the Seller exists;
(c) understand and agree the conditions accurately as for any products or services that a User will purchase; and
(d) hereby represent and warrant that the User’s use of the Service will comply with applicable laws, ordinances and regulations. 

3. Delivery
3-1. Delivery of the products that the User purchases in the Service are made by the Seller and not LINE. A User agrees that LINE has no obligation to deliver to the User any products. The User agrees that LINE may provide to the Seller and/or deliverers the User’s name, delivery address, telephone number and/or the receivers of the products’ name, delivery address and telephone number for delivery of the products. The User agrees to pay the delivery fees in full for any products that the User purchases if the Seller does not bear the delivery fees.
3-2. The User will not assign any company for delivery of the products in the Service and shall choose delivery means designated by the Seller.

4. Payment
4-1. LINE will not provide payment system service. LINE shall bear no responsibility for all payments in the Service.  
4-2. The User agrees to bear all costs incurred in connection with User’s purchases (including but not limited to communication costs, applicable taxes and delivery fees, if any).  

5. Changing or Cancelling Orders
Once the User has placed an order for any product in the Service, the Seller will be handling all aspects of the order process. LINE will not change or cancel any order made by the User, including any change to delivery means or billing information. The User will need to contact the Seller for any changes or cancellations that the User desires to make to its order. The User may send messages to the Seller by using LINE messenger service; provided, however, that it is not guaranteed that the Seller will respond to User’s messages.

6. Returns of Products
The User may not return any products the User purchases in the Service to LINE. The User shall contact the Seller regarding any product returns that the User desires to make. The User may send messages to the Seller by using LINE messenger service; provided, however, that it is not guaranteed that the Seller will respond to User’s messages.

7. Amendments to the LINE Shopping Terms of Use
LINE reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, add or remove portions of these LINE Shopping Terms of Use, at any time. It is Users’ responsibility to check these LINE Shopping Terms of Use each time before using the Service. User’s continued use of the Service following the posting of changes will mean that the User accepts and agrees to the changes.

8. Dispute Resolution Steps, Claim Process.
If the User does not receive product from the Seller or the User has received a product that is defective, damaged, or that does not match the description contained in the Service, the User shall contact the Seller directly to attempt to resolve the problem. The User may send messages to the Seller by using LINE messenger service; provided, however, that it is not guaranteed that Seller will respond to User’s messages. LINE will not mediate, disputes, or resolve the matter on User’s or Seller’s behalf.  

9. Prohibited Acts
If LINE determines that any of the following items is applicable to the User directly or indirectly, LINE may immediately suspend or terminate the provision of the service or its LINE account. 
(a) Activities that are prohibited by the LINE Terms of Use
(b) Activities that interfere with LINE’s operation of LINE’s services or with the use of LINE services by other users.
(c) Other activities that are deemed by LINE to be inappropriate.

10. Indemnification. 
The User agrees to indemnify and hold harmless LINE and its affiliates, officers, directors and employees and agents, and other Users from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party arising out of or related to User’s violation of these LINE Shopping Terms of Use, or User’s violation of any law, regulation or third-party right. If the User fails to assume such defense, then LINE may defend the action in any manner that it deems appropriate, and the User agrees to pay to LINE all costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, that LINE incur in effecting such defense in addition to any sum that LINE is likely to be required to pay by reason of any settlement or judgment. This indemnity hereunder, shall survive after the termination of the User’s use of the Service.

11. Disclaimer of Warranties. 
THE SERVICES, DOWNLOADS, SOFTWARE, DATA, AND INFORMATION ARE PROVIDED "AS IS." EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY STATED HEREIN, LINE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND/OR CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO ANY MATTER WHATSOEVER RELATING TO THE SERVICES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND/OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR QUALITY OF DATA AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SUITABILITY, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, LACK OF VIRUSES OR CORRESPONDENCE TO DESCRIPTION.

12. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. 
THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE SERVICES, THE USE OF ANY PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES OFFERED ON OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE, AND/OR THE USE OF ANY CONTENT AND/OR DIGITAL DOWNLOADS REMAINS WITH THE SELLER OR THE USER. IN NO EVENT LINE OR ANY OF THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF THESE LINE SHOPPING TERMS OF USE OR THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, CONTENT AND/OR DIGITAL DOWNLOADS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE OR RELATED SERVICES, ARISING OUT OF THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE SERVICE WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE EVEN IF LINE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ORDER INFORMATION SUCH AS BILLING OR DELIVERY ADDRESS THAT IS INACCURATE OR INCOMPLETE MAY RESULT IN DELAYS THAT SHALL NOT BE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF LINE. THE USER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY, DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITED REMEDIES SET FORTH HEREIN REPRESENT AN INSEPARABLE ALLOCATION OF RISK (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IN THE EVENT OF A TOTAL AND FUNDAMENTAL BREACH OF THESE LINE SHOPPING TERMS OF USE) THAT IS AN ESSENTIAL BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN THE PARTIES.

13. Privacy
13-1. The Company places its highest priority on the privacy of its Users.
13-2. The Company promises to protect the privacy and personal information of its users in accordance with the LINE Privacy Policy.
13-3. The Company promises to exercise the utmost care and attention regarding its security measures for the continued security of any and all User information.

14. General. 
14-1. No delay or failure to take action under these LINE Shopping Terms of Use shall constitute any waiver by LINE of any provision of these LINE Shopping Terms of Use. If any provision of these LINE Shopping Terms of Use is invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, then that provision is, to that extent, deemed enforceable to the fullest extent possible (and severable in the event such provision is completely unenforceable) and the remaining provisions of these LINE Shopping Terms of Use will continue in full force and effect. These LINE Shopping Terms of Use will bind and inure to the benefit of LINE, its affiliates, and their permitted successors and assigns. 
14-2. These LINE Shopping Terms of Use shall be governed by the laws of Japan without regard to or application of any conflict of laws, or provisions. The User consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court in Japan. 

Enacted on September 1, 2016