Watanabe Oyster Laboratory ("WOL") recognizes the importance of personal information of users or customers as a core constituent of privacy. WOL will not use such personal information for any purpose other than that described below. Except as permitted under the laws and ordinances of Japan, WOL will not disclose or provide personal information of a user or customer to a third party without the prior consent of that individual. All employees are bound by law and internal compliance regulations to handle personal information with the utmost care and respect. The manner in which personal information is handled will be revised and improved over time in order to respond to the trust and expectations of users and customers.
Personal information comprehends all information that could identify an individual, such as name, date of birth, address, as well as phone number and e-mail address. In addition, information that when combined with others could identify an individual are also considered personal information.
The WOL will use collected personal information for the following purposes:
a) WOL will not disclose or provide personal information to any third party, except on the following cases:
b) WOL only discloses information obtained through the use of its services. Information is provided in electronic and paper media.
c) if requested, WOL will stop disclosing an individual’s personal information to third parties.
WOL only outsources personal information related operations to third parties that have proper protection policies. Nondisclosure agreements are mandatory.
WOL conducts technologic and organizational security measures to prevent unauthorized access, loss, destruction, falsification, as well as leakage of any personal information.
Those who have agreed on WOL’s “Use of personal information” policy may request the disclosure of their personal information when necessary. Requests for the disclosure of personal information held by WOL as well as requests for the correction or deletion of personal information are to be made through the telephone stated below. We will accommodate your request upon verification of your identity. An explanation will be provided in cases where the requested actions are not possible. WOL may use personal information obtained through the request only for office procedures and contacting the user.
Watanabe Oyster Laboratory – Planning and Legal Department