Terms of Use

Below are the terms of use (hereinafter referred to as the "Terms") you agree to observe when using the services (hereinafter referred to as the "Services") provided on the Rice Force website (hereinafter referred to as the "Website") operated by Im Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as the "Company").

Terms of Use
The Terms shall apply to any matter relating to your use of the Services.
You are deemed to have consented to the Terms if you use any of the Services.
Modification of the Terms
The Company may modify the Terms without any notice to you, and without obtaining your consent.
Use of the Services
You may use the Services in accordance with the Terms and instructions given by the Company.
  • You must accept complete responsibility for any information transmitted by you through the Services, and must not cause any trouble or damage to the Company.
  • In cases where you cause damage to, or dispute with, another user, a third party or a right holder in connection with your use of the Services, you must resolve such matters at your own expense and responsibility, and must not cause any trouble or damage to the Company in connection therewith.
  • If you are a minor, you must obtain the consent of your parent or guardian in order to use the Services.
  • Your privacy shall be governed by the "Privacy Policy."
Registration of Users
You may register as a member by using the form specified by the Company when you use the Services.
  • You must enter true and correct data when registering for the Services. You must not make any false entry.
  • Any one user shall be allowed to make only one registration for the Services. If it turns out that you have had your registration suspended or cancelled due to your past violation of the terms of use of the Company or any group company thereof, or if your application for registration contains any false entry, or if the Company otherwise considers acceptance of your application for registration to be inappropriate, the Company may refuse to accept your application for registration.
  • In the event of any change in your address, name, telephone number, e-mail address, or any other information registered with the Services, you must promptly notify the Company through the procedure separately specified by the Company.
  • You may select whether or not you permit transmission of advertising (newsletters) by the Company via e-mail at the time of registration. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Company may supply you with information deemed useful to you, including announcements regarding products of the Company, the Services, and the method of using such products, and information which the Company deems necessary to be announced or told, via e-mail, telephone, or postal mail. Please contact the Customer Service CenterCustomer Service Center if you prefer suspension to you of dispatch of informative magazines and other materials of the Company.
Management of Internet Member ID and Password
  • You must use the Services with the use of the Internet Member ID and password you have registered by yourself.
  • You must accept complete responsibility for management and use of the Internet Member ID and password you have set by yourself.
  • You must not allow any third party to use, and must not assign, lend, change the holder of, or disclose, your Internet Member ID or password.
  • You must accept complete responsibility for any disadvantage, damage or data alteration resulting from any use of your Internet Member ID or password by an unauthorized third party, and the Company shall not assume any responsibility for such disadvantage, etc.
  • In the event of any leakage of your Internet Member ID or password, or if you discover that your Internet Member ID or password is used by an unauthorized third party, you must promptly notify the Company.
  • You must handle your credit card information including transmission of the number upon your own responsibility when using the Services, recognizing the risk of leakage, etc., involved in such handling.
Prohibited Acts
You must not perform the following acts when using the Services.
In the event of violation, you may be subject to criminal penalty or be held responsible for compensation for damages under the Criminal Code, the Act on the Prohibition of Unauthorized Computer Access, the Trademark Act, the Copyright Act, the Civil Code or the Commercial Code, etc.
  • Any act of using the Services, information or product information without obtaining prior consent of the Company, whether for commercial purposes or for non-commercial purposes
  • Any act of making a false entry when registering for the Services
  • Any act of hindering operations of the Services, or any other act that may interfere with the Services
  • Any act of impeding the business of the Company
  • Any act of using the Services or placing an order for the purpose of commerce, resale or preparation therefor
  • Any act that infringes or may infringe trademark rights, copyrights, privacy or any other rights
  • Any act of using the Services by fraudulently using a credit card
  • Any act of using the Services by fraudulently using personal information of others
  • Any act of posting information which is contrary to fact, or does not make sense
  • Any act which is or may be contrary to public order and morals, or in violation of laws
  • Any act of altering information concerning the Company or the Services, or information provided through the Services
  • Any act of transmitting or posting malicious computer programs
  • Any act otherwise deemed inappropriate by the Company
Suspension of Use of the Services and Cancellation of Member Registration
In cases where you violate the Terms or are otherwise deemed inappropriate by the Company, the Company may limit or suspend provision of the Services to you or cancel your registration as a member without prior notification to you.
  • If it turns out that you have had your member registration cancelled due to your past violation of the Terms, etc.
  • If it turns out that you have had your member registration suspended or cancelled due to your past violation of the terms of use of the Company or any group company thereof
  • In the event of any default on your part, including delay of payment of the fees for the Services
  • If you perform any of the prohibited acts
  • If you otherwise violate the Terms
Use of Cookies
The Website is using "Cookies" to provide optimal services to you. The Company may use Cookie data for marketing purposes, or may refer to Cookies through entrustment to a third party, including Yahoo! JAPAN.
Cookies are data for identifying a computer you use and do not contain any personal information.
Usually you may disable Cookies by changing the configuration of the browser, but you may be unable to correctly use the Services on the Website if you do so.
Other Important Points
The Company does not allow placement of an order for products of the Company for the purposes of commerce, resale or preparation therefor. The Company shall not assume any responsibility for products of the Company which are sold on auction websites, or websites of any other business operator or individual.
Copyright, etc.
Copyrights, trademark rights and any other intellectual property rights in the content (including images, illustrations and text) on the Website belong, and have always belonged, to the Company or lawful holders of such rights.
Therefore, such content must not be reproduced, duplicated or reused without permission of the Company.

The Company shall be deemed to be given the right to use any information you submit to the Company, and may publish such information in magazines for members, leaflets and websites, etc. of the Company.
Assignment of Rights
You may not assign your right to receive provision of the Services or any other right granted to you by the Company.
Purchase of Products
You may purchase products with the use of the Services. You must follow the order procedure specified by the Company in order to purchase products. As for catalogue products, you must follow the order procedure indicated in the catalogue.
Payment
The amount and method of payment in connection with the Services shall be governed by the application forms of the products and the user guide.
If you use a credit card for payment, you must observe the terms and conditions of the credit card company. Any dispute between you and the credit card company shall be resolved by the relevant parties, and the Company shall not assume any responsibility for any such dispute.
Management of Information
As for information posted by you on the Website, the Company may delete any content transmitted (sent) through the Services, or change the place of publication of such content, when such deletion or change is deemed necessary. Said deletion rights shall include the right to delete content which violates the Terms, or is deemed inappropriate by the Company.
Suspension of the Services
In the process of operation and administration of the Services, the Company may modify, add, suspend or discontinue the Services without any prior notice to you or without obtaining your consent in the following cases, and shall not, in principle, assume any responsibility for any damage caused to you due to such discontinuance or modification, etc. of the Services.
  • When required for regular or emergency maintenance of the system
  • When it turns out that natural disasters, fire, power failure, or any interference by a third party renders operation of the system difficult
  • When otherwise deemed necessary by the Company
Disclaimer
The company shall be relieved of any responsibility if it conducts business relying on the information registered by you.
  • When the Company is obliged to notify you, it shall be deemed to discharge the obligation if it transmits notification to the e-mail address registered by you in advance. When the Company is obliged to deliver any product to you, it shall be deemed to discharge the obligation if it ships the product to the destination specified by you at the time of purchase of the product.
  • Unless otherwise stipulated in the Terms or the user guide, etc., the Company shall not assume any responsibility for damage arising from causes not attributable to the fault of the Company, damage arising from special circumstances (regardless of whether the Company can predict such circumstances or not), any lost profit, or damage based on any demand for compensation for damages by a third party.
  • Any dispute between you and another user or a third party in connection with your use of the Services shall be resolved by both parties on their own responsibility, and no trouble or damage shall be caused to the Company.
  • In the event of a change of your password, you will be relieved of any responsibility if you change the password through the procedure specified by the Company.
Jurisdiction by Agreement
  • Any dispute between you and the Company shall be resolved in good faith by both parties. If the dispute proves so difficult to resolve that a lawsuit is required, you and the Company shall agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Takamatsu District Court.
  • If you are liable to make compensation for damages due to your failure to pay the price of products or your other violation of the Terms and the Company employs an attorney to collect on the claim, you must pay the attorney's fee in accordance with the lawyer's compensation regulations.
  • Means of communication between you and the Company shall in principle be by e-mail or telephone.
Governing Law
Execution, validity, performance and interpretation of the Terms shall be governed by the laws of Japan.
Indication of the Seller
The seller on this website as specified by the Act on Specified Commercial Transactions shall be as follows:

Noritaka NUMATA, President
Im Co., Ltd.
460-1 Yokoi, Kounan-cho, Takamatsu City, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan 761-8589
+81-87-879-0033 (Japanese only)