The outline below specifies the handling of personal information on the Honda Foundation website (http://www.hondafoundation.jp/ - hereinafter referred to as the "Website") managed by the Honda Foundation (hereinafter referred to as the "Foundation"). Personal information is that which can be used to identify individual users, including e-mail address, name, occupation, age, and nationality. Please be advised that your access to the website is conditional upon your consent to the following provisions:
Article 1 (Collection of Personal Information)
When accessing some pages on the Website, you may be asked to provide personal information for the distribution and delivery of information from the Foundation, for such purposes as:
°¶egistration for membership services,
°¶arious materials and replies pertaining to various events, seminars, commemorative events, and questionnaire, an
°¶ther purposes for use clearly indicated on the Web pages, or notified otherwise.
Article 2 (Utilization of Personal Information)
The Foundation strictly abides by the Laws for the Protection of Personal Information, and makes use of users' personal information only to the extent necessary to achieve the intended aims as clearly indicated at the time the user is asked to provide such information.
Article 3 (Disclaimer for the Handling of Personal Information)
Given the inherent characteristics of the Internet, the Foundation cannot guarantee complete security when the users send information to or access the Website. Users are thus advised to note in advance that the Foundation cannot be held responsible or liable in any way for the protection or utilization of personal information collected by third-party websites linked to the Website.
Article 4 (Access Log)
The Website obtains access logs in order to make the Website more accessible to users. Information commonly logged includes: the name of the Internet service provider used, the name and version of the browser used, the type of the operating system (OS) used, the Foundation web pages browsed, and the date, time, and duration of access. Information thus obtained shall not exceed the scope necessary to achieve the objective of providing service enhancements.
Article 5 (Cookies and Web Beacons)
"Cookies" are information (text files) the web server that manages the Website sends to the users' computers to be stored in the users°« computers when the users visit the Website. Cookies are used to customize or upgrade the web pages to improve the services provided through the Website for better user satisfaction. Users can refuse to receive cookies, or change their browser settings to display a warning whenever a cookie is received. However, when you refuse to receive cookies, part or all of the services provided by Website may become inaccessible.
Article 6 (Revisions)
The Website is managed in accordance with Japanese laws and regulations. In order to protect the personal information provided by the users, the Foundation may revise its handling of personal information to better conform with laws and regulations applicable to personal information, and/or to respond to advances in Internet technologies, and/or to reflect changes in the services the Foundation provides. Any such policy revisions shall be made public via the Website.