Pop-cul.jp is a website managed by Entertainment Marketing, Inc. offers pop-cultural experiences in Tokyo, Japan. 

Article 1 (Application of Terms)

1. Pop-cul.jp Terms of Use (hereinafter referred to as “these Terms”) apply to the users of this service site “Pop-cul.jp” (hereinafter referred to as “this Site”), which is managed and operated by Entertainment Marketing, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as “our company”) and other various information services associated with it (hereinafter collectively referred to as “the services”), as follows (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Service Users”).

A person who uses the reservation service (hereinafter referred to as the “Reservation Service”) provided by our company for activity experiences and related products (hereinafter referred to as “the Activities”) from businesses (including our company, hereinafter referred to as “the Businesses”).

2. The contents of these terms and conditions may be changed as necessary without prior notice to service users. Please check the latest version of these terms and conditions posted on this site when using the service.

3. If a service user uses the reservation service after we have made changes to the contents of these terms and conditions pursuant to the preceding paragraph, the service user will be deemed to have accepted the changes to these terms and conditions.

4. If there are any notices posted by our company on this website (hereinafter referred to as “Notices”), such Notices shall be deemed to be part of these Terms.

5. Reservation services  are collectively referred to as “the Services.”

Article 2 (Pop-cul.jp  Membership)

Pop-cul.jp does not manage or operate membership program.

Article 3 (Activity Reservations)

1. Service users may make reservations for activity on this site by using the reservation application function of this site.

2. By making a reservation application as described in the preceding paragraph, the service user is deemed to have agreed to the conditions for the Activities displayed on this site (including, but not limited to, the contents of the event, conditions for canceling the event, payment conditions, the date on which cancellation fees are incurred, etc.).

3. After making a reservation application under the preceding paragraph, the reservation will be considered complete when the Business notifies the user of its acceptance.

4. Service users must not cancel without notice after a reservation has been made. If the Company determines that a service user has canceled without notice, the Company may take any measures that the Company deems necessary, such as suspending the use of part or all of the Service, or filing a claim for damages (including, but not limited to, legal measures), without prior notice to the Service User.

5. The service user may only make a reservation application for the Activities that he/she will participate in or use.

Article 4 (Payment of activity fees)

1. The service user should pay the fee for the Activities (hereinafter referred to as the “activity fee”) on booking. 

2. If the service user cancels a reservation after it has been made (including cancellation without notice), the service user shall pay the cancellation fee in the specified manner by our company.

Article 5 (Payment Services)

1. Pop-cul.jp users may use payment services such as PayPal, credit card payments (hereinafter referred to as “payment services”) provided by our affiliated companies for the reservation services designated by our company. 

2. If a user of Pop-cul.jp chooses to use the payment service, a user agrees to pay the activity fee on booking and method specified by the Company, notwithstanding the provisions of the preceding Article 1. a user agrees that when using the payment service, separate terms of use specified by the payment service provider will apply, and that refunds and other processing will be in accordance with those terms of use.

3. A user of this Site agrees that if a user selects to use the payment service and pays the activity fee in the manner specified in the preceding paragraph, and then cancels the paid reservation, the amount already paid will be applied to the cancellation fee, notwithstanding the provisions of the preceding Article 2.

Article 6 (Prohibitions)

When using the Service, Service Users shall refrain from engaging in any of the following acts or any acts that may be deemed to be any of the following acts:

(1) Any act that infringes the portrait rights, copyrights, or other intellectual property rights of other users or third parties.

(2) Any act violating the property or privacy of other users or third parties.

(3) Any act that libels or slanders other users or third parties, or any act that offends third parties

(4) Any illegal access to the servers or other computers, or any act of sending or writing harmful computer programs or harmful emails, etc.

(5) Using the Service for commercial purposes

(6) Any act that may lead to a criminal act

(7) Copying, selling, publishing, or using any information obtained through the Service for any other purpose beyond the scope of personal use

(8) Any act that interferes with the operation of the Service or damages the credibility of Our Company or its partners and affiliates.

(9) Engaging in sales activities or information provision activities for profit

(10) Using the Service to intentionally confuse our company or its business partners by providing false information or threatening others.

(11) Failure to pay cancellation fees, activity fees or other fees to the listed businesses or our company, or committing acts of violence or other nuisances against the listed facilities, our company or third parties

(12) Any act that violates or may violate the law, regulations, public order and morals, or these Terms of Use.

Article 7 (Responsibilities of the Company and Service Users)

1. Our company shall be liable only for actual direct and ordinary damages arising from the service user’s use (including but not limited to the items in this paragraph) or inability to use the service (including but not limited to mental distress or other disadvantages, including monetary losses, incurred by the service user or a third party).

(1) Damages incurred by service users as a result of downloading content provided by third parties through this service, or accessing linked sites managed and operated by third parties.

(2) Damage suffered by a service user as a result of unauthorized modification of the Service, unauthorized access to data related to the Service, introduction of a computer virus, or other fraudulent acts, despite Our Company having taken reasonable security measures

(3) Damage suffered by service users due to interruption, delay or cessation of systems or services, loss of data or unauthorized access caused by failure of communication lines or computers, etc.

2. When a service user uses this service, we shall not be liable for any trouble that arises between the service user and a posting business (excluding our company) or other third party, unless there is intentional or gross negligence on the part of our company, and the service user shall resolve such trouble at his/her own expense and responsibility.

3. If our company or a third party suffers damages due to a service user’s violation of these Terms of Use , the service user must compensate for all such damages at his/her own responsibility and expense.

Article 8 (Handling of Personal Information)

Please refer to our Privacy Policy

Article 9 (Exclusion of Antisocial Forces)

Service users represent that they are not antisocial forces (meaning gangs, gang members, those who have not been gang members for the past 5 years, gang associate members, gang-related companies, corporate racketeers, social movement fraudsters, special intelligence violent groups, etc., or other similar persons), and that they will not engage in illegal acts such as violent acts, fraudulent or threatening acts, or acts of obstruction of business. If you violate such representation, you will accept the suspension of your use of this service without objection.

Article 10 (Prohibition of Transfer of Rights and Obligations)

A service user may not transfer or pledge to a third party his/her status as a service user with respect to the Service and any rights and obligations arising from such status, unless our company has given prior consent.

Article 11 (Governing Law and Jurisdiction)

These Terms shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Japan, and any disputes arising from these Terms shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court or the Tokyo Summary Court.

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Revised on June 30, 2024