TERMS OF USE

The following sets out the terms and conditions ("Agreement") upon which (the "Contributor") will contribute article(s) and his/her article(s), name, photograph(s), quotes, post(s), video(s) and other relevant assets ("Article") for JapanbyJapan.com website by Japan National Tourism Organisation ("JNTO") and/or its advertising agency.

Terms & Conditions

1. Usage

1.1. The Contributor hereby grants JNTO and its affiliates, agents, contractors, successors and assigns (including, without limitation, its advertising agency) the right to use, in perpetuity, his/her article(s), name, photograph(s), quotes, post(s), video(s) and other relevant assets in connection with the promotion of JNTO’s business generally (including, without limitation, JNTO's products and services) ("Usage Rights").

1.2. For the avoidance of doubt, the Contributor agrees and acknowledges that JNTO and its affiliates, agents, contractors, successors and assigns (including, without limitation, its advertising agency) shall be entitled to use any part or all of the Article for the promotion of JNTO's business generally (including, without limitation, JNTO's products and services) in all such media as JNTO may reasonably deem fit.

Some examples include, but are not limited to, advertisements (such as those in direct mailers to customers, in brochures/flyers to the general public, on the internet, on TV and cable, in newspapers and magazines, on billboards, and on taxis and buses), internal publications (such as internal newsletters) and presentations (such as internal training materials), external publications (such as annual reports and educational materials for the general public) and presentations (such as presentations to customers or authorities), exhibitions, and trade shows.

1.3. The Contributor agrees and acknowledges that should the Article is provided in Japanese language, JNTO and its affiliates, agents, contractors, successors and assigns (including, without limitation, its advertising agency) shall be entitled to translate the Article into English language, and the resulting translated Article may differ slightly due to language difference.

1.4. The Contributor further agrees and acknowledges that JNTO's Usage Rights extends to all countries in which JNTO and its affiliates do business, including but not limited to, Singapore.

2. Liability

2.1. The Contributor hereby releases and agrees to hold JNTO and its affiliates, agents, contractors, successors and assigns (including, without limitation, its advertising agency), harmless from any claim or liability in connection with or arising out of infringement of intellectual property rights belonging to a third party which the Contributor has used in his/her Article without permission.

2.2. The Contributor hereby affirms that all materials provided in the Article covered in this release are given without force, coercion, or threat whatsoever, and were provided freely by the Contributor with his/her full consent. The Contributor further agrees to hold blameless and free of all accusation of such force or coercion JNTO, its affiliates, agents, contractors, successors and assigns (including, without limitation, its advertising agency).

3. Miscellaneous

3.1. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of Singapore and any disputes arising out of or in connection with the same shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Singapore.

3.2. If any one or more of the provisions contained in this Agreement shall be invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect under any applicable law, the validity, legality or enforceability of the remaining provisions contained herein shall not in any way be affected or impaired.

3.3. Article may be edited for accuracy

3.4 While care has been taken to ensure that information contained in the website is true and correct at the time of publication, changes in circumstances after the time of publication may impact on the accuracy of this information.