Coubic Inc. (hereinafter referred to as "we") complies with laws and regulations related to private information and the following policy to ensure protection of the private information provided by users for the services, including but not limited to the services that we provide through (Coubic website (http://coubic.com)) (herein after referred to as "this Service").
1. Definition of Private Information
Private information as defined in this Service refers to name, address, phone number, e-mail address, date of birth, company or group name which the user belongs to, job title, bank account number, credit card number or other information that can identify an individual by combining one or two private information necessary for this Service that we provide.
2. Purpose of Use of Private Information
- To provide this Service and introduce this Service
- To facilitate smooth execution of the contract between the user of this Service and the service provider
- To charge the fee of this Service and manage the credit extension
- To send notices related to this Service (such as sending of e-mail magazine, direct mail, mailed material, present, etc.)
- To deliver advertisement in this Service
- To conduct various campaigns and questionnaires
- To identify the use situation of this Service and create statistical data
- To improve this Service in the future and develop a new service
- To settle any conflict or trouble arising from the operation of this Service
- To respond to inquiries, etc. related to this Service
- To use for the purposes associated with the purposes of use described above
- To communicate with users as needed
3. Disclosure of Private Information to Third Parties
We do not disclose private information to third parties except the following cases.
- When we obtain consent from the user concerned in advance
- When we execute business succession with a third party through merger, division, or business transfer
- When the disclosure complies with laws or regulations
- When the disclosure is required to protect human life, body, or property and it is difficult to obtain consent from the user concerned
- When the disclosure is especially necessary to improve public health and promote sound nurturing of children and it is difficult to obtain consent from the user concerned
- When the disclosure is necessary to cooperate with the execution of legal official work of a person commissioned by a national institution or local public body and obtaining of consent from the user concerned may obstruct the execution of official work concerned
- When the request or cooperation relationship with the business partner with whom we have concluded non-disclosure agreement accompanies commissioning of the use of private information within the minimum range to achieve the purpose of use of private information described above
Also, private information of a service user stored by us will be used jointly with the service provider of the services that the user is using, within the minimum range necessary for operating this Service.
As this Service aims to share information and provide matching among users, the posted contents on our website are disclosed on the Internet and can be used in a search engine as a rule, unless the contents are administered as or set to non-disclosure.
4. Safety Management of Private Information
We implement appropriate management of private information through measures against unauthorized access and vulnerability, appointment of a person responsible for the management of private information, and education of our employees. When we outsource the handling of private information, we will conclude a non-disclosure agreement and implement appropriate control.
5. Use of Access Statistical Information
6. Cookie and Other Technologies
This Service uses users' cookie, web beacon, and other technologies to understand the use trend, efficiently operate the advertisement, inflow from search engines, and maintain temporary information. Information saved in cookie does not include private information itself. Also, please note this: if cookie is set to invalid, most of the functions of this Service may be disabled.
7. Request of Termination of Use or Modification of Private Information
We will make a replay in writing or by e-mail to the request of disclosure, modification, deletion, termination of use, etc. of private information in accordance with laws and regulation after confirming the identity of the person who made a request, provided, however, that we are not responsible for responding to the request according to laws and regulations related to private information or other laws.
Last Updated: February 28, 2018
Director and Chief Privacy Officer: Daisuke Sato