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Planning Section, Culture and Tourism Bureau, The City of Yokohama

- About the copyrights in the website

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Except as permitted by the Copyright Act including duplications or citations for personal use, no reproduction or making derivative works of the website is permitted without first obtaining our permission.
If you wish to make citations, derivative works or reprinting of our website beyond the permitted scope under the Copyright Act, please contact directly the contact point given at the bottom of each page for consultations.

- Intellectual property rights

(1) Except as permitted by The City of Yokohama (and the third party through the Planning Section of "Yokohama Miryoku Zukuri Shitsu" (the office for enhancing the attractiveness of Yokohama) in the Culture and Tourism Bureau of The City of Yokohama, if such third party has certain rights in or to the information), no reprinting, reproduction or similar act is permitted for the information transmitted from the account. Please state, in an appropriate manner, the source of information from which you make citations, personal use, or other uses as permitted by the Copyright Act.
(2) Copyrights or other similar rights in the comments, etc. posted on the website by a user will be owned by such user. The user will, by posting any comments, etc., be deemed to have granted The City of Yokohama the non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty-free and fully paid-up license to use the posted content and to have agreed not to exercise his/her copyrights or other similar rights against The City of Yokohama.
(3) We acknowledge the possibility that, in certain cases, you will repost to the account certain images or videos that were previously posted by a third party. In such reposting, please specify the purpose of use, confirm that such third party holds the copyright as the original author, and obtain all permission for your use, modification or any other acts relevant to your reposting to the account.
 We acknowledge that all copyrights and other rights in and to such reposted images and videos are owned by the third party who posted them. However, such third party shall not exercise or assert its moral rights against The City of Yokohama for the act of the reposting.
The City of Yokohama shall have no liability for any damages suffered by the third party arising from the reposting.

- Disclaimer

The City of Yokohama shall have no liability of any kind with respect to;
(1) any acts of users using the information transmitted from the account, although it makes reasonable endeavors to ensure the accuracy of information transmitted from the account;
(2) any disputes between the users and third parties, or damages suffered by the users or third parties arising from information transmitted from the account;
(3) any comments, etc. to the account posted by the users; or
(4) any other losses or damages arising from or in connection with the account.

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