Terms and Conditions of Use
This web site, including any subsite accessible through the homepage,
(the "Site") is published and maintained by subsidiaries, affiliates
and/or related entities of Yamaha Corporation Ltd ("YAMAHA").
Please note that when you enter any subsite accessible through
this homepage, such subsite may have its own terms and conditions
of use which is specific to such subsite. When you access, browse
or use this Site you accept, without limitation or qualification,
the terms and conditions set forth below and any additional terms
and conditions of use set forth in any subsite.
Your Right to Use the Site and Its Contents
This Site is only for your personal use. You may not distribute,
exchange, modify, sell or transmit anything you copy from this
Site, including but not limited to any text, images, audio and
video, for any business, commercial or public purpose. As long
as you comply with the terms of these Terms and Conditions of
Use, YAMAHA grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited
right to enter, display and use this Site. You agree not to interrupt
or attempt to interrupt the operation of this Site in any way.
All materials on this Site, including but not limited to audio,
images, software, text and video clips (the "Content"), are protected
by copyright under international conventions and copyright laws.
You cannot use the Content, except as specified herein. You agree
to follow all instructions on this Site limiting the way you may
use the Content. There are a number of proprietary logos, service
marks and trademarks found on this Site. By making them available
on this Site, YAMAHA is not granting you any license to utilize
those proprietary logos, service marks, or trademarks. Any unauthorized
use of the Content may violate copyright laws, trademark laws,
the laws of privacy and publicity, and civil and criminal statutes.
You may download one (1) copy only of the Content to be used only
by you for your personal use at home unless the subsite you are
accessing states that you may not. If you download any Content
from this Site, you may not remove any copyright or trademark
notices or other notices that go with it.
Rules for Chatrooms, Bulletin Boards and Other User-Supplied Material
This Site may have an area which allows you to "chat" or upload
and download materials. When using any of these areas, you agree
not to post, send, transmit, upload or otherwise publish through
this Site, any materials that (1) interfere with anyone else's
use of the Site; (2) are abusive, illegal, indecent, obscene,
offensive or threatening in any way; (3) encourage anyone to break
the law; (4) violate anyone's copyright or other property right;
(5) interfere with the privacy of any other user; (6) contain
a virus or any other harmful component; or (7) contain false or
misleading statements of fact or descriptions of the origin of
the material or the communication. You agree to comply with any
additional terms which are referred to on this Site or any subsite
within the Site.
Responsibility for User's Material
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any defamatory,
libelous, obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening or unlawful
material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct
that would be considered a criminal offense or give rise to civil
liability, or otherwise violate any law. Although YAMAHA may from
time to time monitor or review bulletin boards, chat rooms, discussions,
postings, transmissions and the like on the Site, YAMAHA is under
no obligation to do so and assumes no liability or responsibility
arising from the contents of any such communications or for any
defamation, error, inaccuracy, libel, obscenity or profanity contained
in any such communication. YAMAHA may change, edit, or remove
any user material or conversations that are illegal, indecent,
obscene or offensive, or that violates YAMAHA's policies in any
way. YAMAHA will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities
or court order requesting or directing YAMAHA to disclose the
identity of anyone posting such materials.
YAMAHA's Rights to User's Material
If you send any communications or materials to the Site by electronic
mail or otherwise, including any comments, data, questions, suggestions
or the like, all such communications are, and will be treated
as, non-confidential. Thus, you give up any claim that any use
of such material violates any of your rights including moral rights,
privacy rights, proprietary or other property rights, publicity
rights, rights to credit for material or ideas, or any other right,
including the right to approve the way YAMAHA uses such material.
Any material submitted to this Site may be adapted, broadcast,
changed, copied, disclosed, licensed, performed, posted, published,
sold, transmitted or used by YAMAHA anywhere in the world, in
any medium, forever.
Internet transmissions are never completely private or secure.
You understand that any message or information you send to this
Site may be read or intercepted by others unless there is a special
notice that a particular message (for example, credit card information)
is encrypted (send in code). Sending a message to YAMAHA does
not cause YAMAHA to have any special responsibility to you.
The copyright in the contents of this website belong to YAMAHA.
Accordingly Yamaha reserves all rights. Copying of part or all
the contents of this website without permission of Yamaha is prohibited
- You may print or download extracts of the printed text contained
on this website for your own personal use and provided it is not
incorporated in any other work or Publication.
- You may recopy the extracts to individual third parties for
their own private use.
This Site may contain contests that require you to send in material
or information about yourself or offer prizes. Each contest has
its own rules, which you must read and agree to before you may
Availability of Products and Services
The products and services displayed on the Site may not be available
for purchase in your particular country or locality. The reference
to such products and services on the Site does not imply or warrant
that these products or services will be available at any time
in your particular location. You should check with your local
YAMAHA authorized representative for the availability of specific
products and services in your area.
YAMAHA's Right to Change These Terms and Conditions of Use or
Content on the Site
YAMAHA may add to, change or remove any part of these Terms and
Conditions of Use at any time, without notice. Any changes to
these Terms and Conditions of Use or any terms posted on this
Site apply as soon as they are posted. By continuing to use this
Site after any changes are posted, you are indicating your acceptance
of those changes. YAMAHA may add, change, discontinue, remove
or suspend any other Content posted on this Site, including features
and specifications of products described or depicted on the Site,
temporarily or permanently, at any time, without notice and without
These Terms and Conditions of Use and any additional terms posted
on this Site together constitute the entire agreement between
YAMAHA and you with respect to your use of this Site.
At YAMAHA we believe that, as our online visitor, you have a
right to know our practices regarding the information we collect
when you visit our Web sites and what type of information is
collected. The guidelines contained herein only apply to your
visits to www.YAMAHA-EUROPE.com, the Web site operated by the
European subsidiaries of YAMAHA Corporation Ltd.
Other sites which are linked to/from this site (including other
YAMAHA affiliates and via banner ads) may have different policies;
sites for details.
While YAMAHA does not generally require that you provide us
with personally identifiable information in order to visit and
use the YAMAHA sites, please note that in order to participate
in some activities, it will be necessary for you to provide
this information. If you choose not to provide it for those
activities, you may not be able to participate in them.
Collection of Information: Cookies; Personal
For each visitor to an YAMAHA Web site, YAMAHA's Web server
automatically recognizes and stores information such as the
visitor's IP address/Domain name combination. We use this information
to understand visitor traffic patterns through our sites for
purposes such as enhancing its usability. Your computer provides
this information automatically each time you log on, unless
you've activated blocking technology available in some browsers.
Additionally, YAMAHA may ask you to provide "personal information",
meaning individually identifiable information that you provide
on our Web sites such as your email address, name, mailing address,
telephone number, social security number, credit card number,
or persistent identifier (such as a customer number held in
a cookie) which is associated with individually identifiable
information, to enable you to participate in contests, chat
rooms, on bulletin boards, to fill out a registration, or to
order products and services using these sites. YAMAHA may combine
the information you provide on our Web sites with other information
we may collect from you or from third parties so that we can
more effectively tailor our site, services and offerings to
you. If you provide YAMAHA with personal information, you shall
have the right, on reasonable prior notice, to inspect, change,
amend or delete such information. Instructions on how to update
personal information will be given at the point of data collection.
Unless you instruct us otherwise, YAMAHA may contact you to
provide information about products, services, promotions, contests,
or other activities or offerings that may be of interest to
you. You can instruct us whether or not you wish to be contacted
by checking or removing the check from the box indicating your
preference as applicable at the place where your information
is collected, or by other means (such as an email request).
In addition, with each communication you receive from YAMAHA,
you will be given the opportunity to indicate if you do not
wish to receive future communications.
Unless it is for the purposes you have requested or originally
agreed, YAMAHA will not share the personal information you provide
on the YAMAHA Web sites with any other parties, except (a) with
your consent, (b) as may be permitted or required by law or
court order and/or (c) to persons or companies with whom YAMAHA
contracts to carry out the internal operations of the site or
our business (for example, to send you a promotional item that
you have requested on the site).
Additionally and with your consent, YAMAHA may share your personal
information with other affiliated YAMAHA companies (i.e., (i)
YAMAHA Corporation, (ii) any company of which more than 50%
of its outstanding shares are owned by YAMAHA Corporation, directly
or indirectly, or (iii) any company with the name "YAMAHA" as
a part of its trade name) who may want to contact you about
products, services or other offerings that may be of interest
to you. Further, only with your consent, YAMAHA may share your
personal information with specific third parties outside of
the YAMAHA group of companies who may want to contact you about
products, services or other offerings that may be of interest
to you. Please consult the respective privacy policies of each
of these companies for further clarification as to their own
place where the information is collected either by an "opt-out"
or "opt-in" method, or by other means (such as an email request).
If you consent to receiving communications from any of these
affiliated YAMAHA companies, or third parties, you will need
to communicate with them directly if you later decide that you
no longer wish to receive their communications. Until we advise
you, except as indicated above for the initial decision made
with your consent to share your personal information with YAMAHA
affiliates and/or specific third parties outside of the YAMAHA
group of companies, changes or amendments to your personal information
must be given both to YAMAHA and to each such YAMAHA affiliate
or other company directly as these changes, amendments and/or
deletions will not be exchanged among YAMAHA and other YAMAHA
affiliates or third parties.
While YAMAHA cannot guarantee that unauthorized access will
never occur, rest assured that YAMAHA takes great care in maintaining
the security of your personal information and in preventing
unauthorized access to it through the use of appropriate technology
and internal procedures.
The terms of this policy will govern the use and any information
collected while it is in place. YAMAHA reserves the right to
change this policy at any time, so please re-visit this page
at the time they are posted to this site.
Legal force of the disclaimer
This disclaimer is a part of the internet publication. If sections
or parts of the text should be not legal or correct, the content
and validity of the other parts remain, uninfluenced by this
In case of questions in regard of a local web presence of YAMAHA
Europe and its network of web sites, please be so kind and contact
one of the local responsible employees fur further information.
Please note that all inquiries need to be send via postal mail.
General inquiries and information about European Web Activities,
Marketing related issues and technology
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