1. About copyrighted material
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You may use Material from this Site, including material made available for free downloading, for your own personal, non-commercial use only. The use of any such material on any other website is prohibited, unless expressly authorized by Production I.G.
With reference to use for corporate or organizational promotion and advertising, please contact Production I.G beforehand. Production I.G does not grant permission to individuals.
Online diffusion, including but not limited to posting and sale, of drawings, illustrations, text or other elements created using the characters and likenesses of Production I.G's or third parties' properties is also prohibited.
We sincerely appreciate your enthusiasm towards our productions and your kind understanding of this matter.
2. Submission of Works
Production I.G does not accept unsolicited materials, including but not limited to manuscripts, projects, illustrations in any form, being on paper, computer data or any audio/video supports (Unsolicited Materials). Unsolicited Materials sent to Production I.G shall not be returned to the sender. Production I.G does not respond to any inquiry concerning Unsolicited Materials.
The rights and intellectual properties in and to any Unsolicited Materials sent to Production I.G notwithstanding the above, shall be deemed immediately and automatically transferred from its author to Production I.G free of any cost and in perpetuity, and the author of such Unsolicited Materials agrees not to claim any right against Production I.G.
Pursuant to the provisions hereby, Production I.G shall be held free and harmless against any claim or dispute (including without limitation any claim against unauthorized use of idea and/or likenesses appearing or included in any production by Production I.G) that may be raised by the sender of Unsolicited Materials against Production I.G.
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4. Interruption of Service
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a) Necessary maintenance and construction of the equipment and facility used for this Site;
b) Technical difficulty that affects this Site;
c) Unavailability of services from communication carriers or power companies that this Site uses;
d) Other circumstances where Production I.G determines that interruption of service is necessary.
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a) Altering or deleting information available on this Site, or diffusing or posting information other than intended by Production I.G;
b) Discriminating, defaming or hurting in any other manner reputation of other users of this Site, other third parties or Production I.G;
c) Committing any act that threatens or may threaten assets, privacy or publicity of other users of this Site, other third parties or Production I.G;
d) Sending emails with promotional offers without permission of Production I.G, sending emails that cause discomfort to receivers, blocking others from receiving emails, sending, forwarding or requesting forwarding chain or spam emails to other users of this website, other third parties or Production I.G;
e) Any fraud or other act that may lead to a crime;
f) Using, distributing, offering in any other means or recommending computer viruses or other harmful programs;
g) Using this Site disguising as other user or other third party;
h) Attempts illegal access to computers or networks associated with this Site;
i) Any other act that is against the laws or the public order and decency or may harm other users, third party or Production I.G;
j) Any act that promotes or facilitates the acts mentioned above; and
k) Other acts that Production I.G finds inappropriate.
a) The Material in this Site is provided "as is", with no warranties whatsoever. Production I.G disclaims any responsibility for any harm or damage resulting from your use of any Material in this Site.
b) Production I.G shall not be responsible for any damage or loss that users of this Site may suffer.
c) Production I.G shall not be held responsible for any damage or loss a user of this Site may cause to other users or a third party.
d) Production I.G shall not guarantee accuracy, certainty or usefulness of the information that may be made available through this Site. Translations and transliteration into Latin alphabet of names, titles and terms appearing on this site may differ from those adopted by local distributors. In order to provide timely information, some translations may first appear in a temporary and non-definitive form.
e) Production I.G shall not guarantee proper functioning of this Site for any equipment or software in particular.
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