Declaration of Protection of Personal Information

1. Compliance with laws and regulations

IRI is committed to complying with the "Act on the Protection of Personal Information," other regulations and ordinances relating to personal information protection, guidelines issued by the minister in charge, guidelines prescribed by recognized personal information protection bodies, and this declaration of personal information protection.

2. Purpose of use of personal information

IRI will not use personal information acquired from customers for any purpose other than that necessary to achieve the purpose of use, unless customers agree or laws and regulations stipulate otherwise.
IRI uses personal information for the following purposes:

3. Safeguarding of personal information

IRI will strive to keep customers' personal information accurate and up-to-date and will put in place necessary and appropriate safety measures to protect against the leakage of personal information. IRI will also properly oversee its staff and contractors.

4. Furnishing of personal information to third parties

Other than as specified below, IRI will not furnish personal information to third parties without customers' prior approval:

5. Joint use of personal information

IRI may jointly use personal information in the following manner.

6. Constant improvement of this declaration

To ensure the proper treatment of customers' personal information, IRI will constantly review and improve on this declaration.

7. Procedures for requesting disclosure, etc.

In the event that any customer makes a request for disclosure, correction, withdrawal or stoppage of use of his/her/its personal information, IRI will work promptly to comply with such request upon confirming the customer's identity.

8. Customer inquiries

If any customer has any inquiry as to personal information, IRI will work to promptly answer such inquiry. Please contact the following entity with inquiries.

Ichiyoshi Research Institute Inc.
1-5-8, Nihonbashikayaba-cho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0025
Phone: (+81) 3-4212-3480
(Open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)