Terms of Use

Below states the terms and conditions under which you may use Kikkoman Corporation’s Global Website (the “Site”). Please read the following carefully. By continuing to use the Site, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not accept the terms and conditions stated here, Kikkoman Corporation will not allow you to use the Site and you should immediately stop using the Site.

1. Copyright

The copyright to all information such as images, texts and recordings (“Content”) posted on the Site belongs to Kikkoman Corporation. When other parties hold the copyright to Content, the copyright belongs to each applicable party. These copyrights are protected by the Copyright Act, and may not be diverted, duplicated, or otherwise used without permission. Unauthorized use of Content can lead to legal proceedings.

2. Trademarks

All names, logos, trademarks, service marks, etc. (“Trademarks”) published on the Site are the property of Kikkoman Corporation or have been licensed to Kikkoman Corporation. The Site does not grant you license to use Trademarks. Unauthorized use of Trademarks posted on the Site is strictly prohibited.

3. Links

If you wish to link to the Site, please contact Kikkoman Corporation through the form on our Contact Us page with the URL of the webpage. However, frame links and links to websites which are offensive to public order and morals are strictly prohibited. When necessary, please use the following link buttons (may not change size or color).

Link to Kikkoman Global Website Top Page

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File names and structure may be changed or deleted without prior notice. Please refrain from linking to webpages other than the above.

4. Link Websites

Kikkoman Corporation does not confirm the websites of third-parties that link to the Site. Kikkoman Corporation is not responsible for the content or any damage caused by the use of third-party websites.

5. Guarantee of Content

We strive to ensure that the Content of the Site is accurate and up to date. However, Kikkoman Corporation does not guarantee its completeness. In addition, Content may change without prior notice. We ask for your understanding in advance.

6. Cookies

Kikkoman Corporation uses cookies to statistically analyze and study the page viewership of visitors to the Site. Cookies collect anonymous traffic data. When visitors view webpages that use cookies, cookies saved on their computers do not include personal data.

7. Exemption of Liability

All use of the Site is the sole responsibility of the visitor. Kikkoman Corporation is not responsible for any damage inflicted upon visitors in relation to the use of the Site.

8. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

Unless otherwise specified, the Terms of Use shall be governed by the laws of Japan.
In principle, the Tokyo District Court shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes arising out of the Terms of Use or regarding the Site.