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Use of Personal Information in Relation to Hitachi Review

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Hitachi Review

Manager, Advertising Department,
Corporate Brand & Communications Division, Hitachi, Ltd.

Personal information supplied to the Hitachi Review website (“this site”) shall be handled as follows.

Name of Representative

Manager, Advertising Department, Corporate Brand & Communications Division, Hitachi, Ltd.

Personal Information Administrator (Person Responsible for Information Supplied in This Application)

Manager, Advertising Department, Corporate Brand & Communications Division, Hitachi, Ltd.
Shin-Otemachi Building, 2-1, Otemachi 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Intended Use of Personal Information

  1. Sending copies of Hitachi Review
  2. Providing information and various services relating to Hitachi Review (including sending promotional mail)
  3. Responding to inquiries regarding Hitachi Review
  4. Analysis aimed at improving provision of information about Hitachi Review based on questionnaires

Provision of Personal Information to Third Parties

Personal information will not be provided to third parties without the individual’s consent, except in the following cases:

  1. Cases in which the provision of personal information is based on laws
  2. Cases in which the provision of personal information is necessary for the protection of the life, body, or property of an individual and in which it is difficult to obtain the consent of the person
  3. Cases in which the provision of personal information is specially necessary for improving public hygiene or promoting the sound growth of children and in which it is difficult to obtain the consent of the person
  4. Cases in which the provision of personal information is necessary for cooperating with a state institution, a local public body, or an individual or entity entrusted by one in executing the operations prescribed by laws and in which obtaining the consent of the person might impede the execution of the operations concerned

Entrusting of Handling of Personal Information

The handling of personal information supplied to this site may be entrusted to the extent necessary for the intended use.

Requests for Personal Information and Contact for Inquiries

Individuals may request to be informed of their own personal information supplied to this site, and as the result of their request, may request that their personal information be erased, corrected, or be the subject of a complaint. To make such a request or inquire about this “Use of Personal Information,” please use the contact details provided at the end of this document.

Voluntariness of Providing Personal Information by an Individual, and Consequences of Not Providing Personal Information

Provision of personal information is mandatory when making an inquiry about this site or when subscribing to receive the e-mail newsletter. Please note that if you do not provide personal information, services (including the newsletter) will not be provided to you.

Information Acquired Using Methods that are not Readily Apparent to the Individual

Parts of this site use cookies*1 and web beacons (clear GIFs)*2 to make it more conveniently to use for person.
A person can refuse to receive a cookie, or can display a warning message when receiving a cookie by changing the setting of a web browser. For more details, please see the instructions of a web browser you are using. Moreover, a person can reject a web beacon by setting to refuse the receipt of a cookie.
But, in the first case, please note that a person may not be able to use the all or part of our services provided in the website.

Glossary

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Cookies:
Mean information exchanged one another between a web server that controls a website and a web browser that a person uses. Cookies may be saved as files in the disk of a person's PC. If you use a cookie, the web server can track and record information about which pages in the website the particular computer visits etc. However, we cannot identify the person unless he or she enters the personal information into the website.
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Web beacons:
Mean technology that functions with a cookie to check how many times a person accesses a particular page. However, we cannot identify the person unless he or she enters the personal information when receiving cookies.

Request to Users

Users that are age 14 and younger are requested to obtain permission from their guardian before supplying personal information.

Personal Information Protection Policy

Hitachi’s Personal Information Protection Policy is listed at the following URL. Please refer to this URL.

Contact

Hitachi Review
Advertising Department, Corporate Brand & Communications Division, Hitachi, Ltd.

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Please read the “Use of Personal Information” above before submitting the inquiry form, and only submit the form if you consent to these terms.
The supply of personal information in this inquiry is mandatory. Please note that we may not be able to reply correctly to your inquiry if you do not supply your personal information.