privacy policy

privacy policy

The G.Curation editorial department (hereinafter referred to as "this website") has established the following privacy policy (hereinafter referred to as "this policy") regarding the handling of personal information of users in relation to the services provided on this website (hereinafter referred to as "this service").

Article 1 (Personal Information)

"Personal information" refers to "personal information" as defined in the Personal Information Protection Act, which is information about a living individual that can identify a specific individual based on the name, date of birth, address, telephone number, contact details, and other descriptions contained in the information, as well as data related to appearance, fingerprints, voiceprints, and information that can identify a specific individual from that information alone, such as the insurer number on a health insurance card (personal identification information).

Article 2 (Method of collecting personal information)

When a user registers for use, this site may ask for personal information such as name, date of birth, address, telephone number, email address, bank account number, credit card number, driver's license number, etc. In addition, information regarding transaction records and payments made between the user and business partners, etc., including the user's personal information, may be collected from the site's business partners (including information providers, advertisers, ad delivery destinations, etc., hereinafter referred to as "business partners").

Article 3 (Purpose of collecting and using personal information)

The purposes for which this website collects and uses personal information are as follows:

  • To provide and operate our website services
  • To respond to inquiries from users (including verifying their identity)
  • To send emails about new features, updates, campaigns, etc. of the service the user is using, as well as information about other services provided by this site
  • To contact you as necessary regarding maintenance, important notices, etc.
  • To identify users who have violated the terms of use or who are attempting to use the service for fraudulent or improper purposes, and to refuse their use
  • To allow users to view, change, or delete their own registered information, and to view their usage status
  • To bill users for paid services
  • Purposes incidental to the above purposes of use

Article 4 (Changes in purpose of use)

This site will change the purpose of use of personal information only when it is reasonably deemed that the new purpose of use is related to the purpose before the change.

If there is a change in the purpose of use, the changed purpose will be notified to users in the manner specified by this site, or will be published on this website.

Article 5 (Provision of personal information to third parties)

This site will not provide personal information to third parties without the user's prior consent, except in the following cases, when permitted by the Personal Information Protection Act or other laws and regulations.

  • When it is necessary for the protection of a person's life, body, or property, and it is difficult to obtain the individual's consent
  • When it is particularly necessary for the improvement of public health or the promotion of healthy child development, and it is difficult to obtain the individual's consent
  • When it is necessary to cooperate with a national government agency, local government, or a person commissioned by them in carrying out duties prescribed by law, and obtaining the individual's consent is likely to impede the performance of said duties.
  • When the following items have been notified or announced in advance and this site has notified the Personal Information Protection Commission

1. Purpose of use includes provision to third parties
2. Items of data provided to third parties
3. Means or method of provision to third parties
4. To cease providing personal information to third parties at the request of the individual
5. How to Accept Your Request

Notwithstanding the provisions of the preceding paragraph, in the following cases, the recipient of the information will not be a third party.

1. When this site entrusts all or part of the handling of personal information to a third party within the scope necessary to achieve the purpose of use.
2. When personal information is provided in connection with business succession due to a merger or other reasons.
3. When personal information is used jointly with a specific person, the individual is notified in advance or made easily accessible to the individual of the fact, the items of personal information to be used jointly, the scope of the parties to use the personal information jointly, the purpose of use by the parties, and the name or title of the person responsible for managing the personal information.

Article 6 (Disclosure of Personal Information)

When requested by the individual, this site will disclose personal information to the individual without delay. However, if disclosure would fall under any of the following, we may not disclose all or part of the information, and if we decide not to disclose the information, we will notify the individual without delay. A fee of 1,000 yen will be charged for each disclosure of personal information.

  • When there is a risk of harm to the life, body, property or other rights and interests of the person or a third party
  • When there is a risk of causing significant disruption to the proper operation of our site's operations
  • If it would violate other laws and regulations

Notwithstanding the provisions of the preceding paragraph, in principle we will not disclose information other than personal information, such as historical information and characteristic information.

Article 7 (Correction and Deletion of Personal Information)

If a User believes that the Personal Information held by this Site is incorrect, the User may request that this Site correct, add, or delete the Personal Information (hereinafter referred to as "Corrections, etc.") in accordance with the procedures set forth by this Site.

If this site receives a request from a user as described in the preceding paragraph and determines that it is necessary to comply with the request, it will correct the personal information without delay.

When this site makes corrections, etc. pursuant to the provisions of the preceding paragraph, or when it decides not to make corrections, etc., it will notify the user without delay.

Article 8 (Suspension of use of personal information, etc.)

  1. If the individual requests that the Company suspend or delete (hereinafter referred to as "suspension of use, etc.") their personal information because that information is being handled beyond the scope of the intended purpose of use or has been obtained by illegal means, the Company will conduct the necessary investigation without delay.
  2. If we determine that it is necessary to comply with the request based on the results of the investigation in the preceding paragraph, we will suspend the use of the personal information without delay.
  3. When this site suspends use, etc., pursuant to the provisions of the preceding paragraph, or when it decides not to suspend use, etc., it will notify the user without delay.
  4. Notwithstanding the preceding two paragraphs, if suspension of use, etc. would involve a significant amount of expenses or is otherwise difficult to implement, and alternative measures necessary to protect the rights and interests of the User can be taken, such alternative measures will be taken.

Article 9 (Changes to Privacy Policy)

  1. The contents of this policy may be changed without notifying users, except for matters otherwise specified by laws, regulations, or otherwise in this policy.
  2. Unless otherwise specified by this website, the revised privacy policy will take effect from the time it is posted on this website.

Article 10 (Contact Information)

For inquiries regarding this policy, please contact the following office:

G.Curation Editorial Department
Department in charge: Support desk
inquiry:Inquiry formThan