Privacy Policy for CARDANO and ADA

Privacy Policy

We acknowledge the importance of protecting personal information in this information-communication society. We will strive for the appropriate handling and protection of our users’ personal information in accordance with this privacy policy. By providing us with your personal information, you will consent to the contents of this privacy policy, which is as follows:

1. Definition of Personal Information

In this privacy policy, “Personal Information” has the meaning defined under Article 2, Paragraph 1 of the Personal Information Protection Act (“PIPA”), which is: information about a living individual which can identify the specific individual (including such information that will allow easy reference to other information and will thereby enable the identification of the specific individual).

2. Publication of the Purpose of Utilization

We will publicize the purpose of utilizing your Personal Information before acquiring data under this privacy policy, unless in the following situation:

a.
if such notification or publication is likely to harm the life, body, property, or other rights or interests of you or a third party;
b.
if such notification or publication is likely to violate privacy right or rightful profits;
c.
if the handling of Personal Information is necessary for cooperating with a government organization or a local government in executing the affairs prescribed by the laws and regulations, and such notification or publication is likely to impede the execution of the affairs concerned; and
d.
if the purpose of utilization is clear under the circumstances such Personal Information is acquired.

3. Purpose of Utilization of Personal Information

We will utilize our users’ Personal Information that we acquire for the following purposes:

a.
Offering various services to our users;
b.
Verifying the identity of users when using our various services;
c.
Informing our users of various services and campaigns;
d.
Conducting marketing, research and analysis to improve the quality and contents of our various services;
e.
Offering maintenance and support to our users;
f.
Sending notification regarding changes to our rules and policies for our services (the “Regulations”);
g.
Dealing with violations of the Regulations;
h.
Contacting our users in cases of emergencies;
i.
For any other purposes pertaining to the purposes mentioned above; and
j.
Disclosing or providing Personal Information to a third party to the extent necessary for the purposes above.

4. Change of Purpose of Utilization

We reserve the right to change the purpose of the use of Personal Information to the extent that it is reasonably considered to be duly related. In the event of any changes, we will inform you via notification or announcement.

5.Restriction of Use of Personal Information

Unless permitted by the PIPA and other laws and regulations, we will not handle Personal Information beyond our purpose of utilization without prior consent from our users, unless in the following situation:

a.
If it is based on laws and regulations;
b.
If it is necessary for the protection of a life, a body or property of an individual and it is difficult to obtain consent from our users;
c.
If it is especially necessary for improving public health or promoting the sound growth of children and it is difficult to obtain consent from users; or
d.
If it is necessary for cooperating with a government organization, a local government, or a person entrusted by them in executing the affairs prescribed by laws and regulations and obtaining consent from our users is likely to impede the execution of the affairs concerned.

6. Proper Acquisition of Personal Information

We will acquire Personal Information properly, and will not use deception or other wrongful means.

7. Safety Management of Personal Information

We will exercise necessary and appropriate supervision over our employees to ensure secure control of Personal Information against any risk of loss, destruction, falsification and leakage of Personal Information. We will supervise the trustee as is necessary and appropriate to ensure that the trustee securely manages such Personal Information if we entrust the handling of Personal Information in whole or in part.

8. Supervision of Trustees

(1)
We may provide Personal Information to our trustees, to collate the identification documents such as public IDs obtained from our users against the Personal Information our users entered.
(2)
Trustees in the preceding paragraph may only collate information as provided therein, and may not edit data of Personal Information or any other data.
(3)
We will conclude a non-disclosure agreement with trustees, and will supervise trustees as necessary and appropriate to ensure that the trustee securely manages such Personal Information, if we entrust the handling of Personal Information wholly or in part.

9. Restriction of Provision to a Third Party

(1) We will not provide Personal Information to a third party, unless in the cases stated below, provided however that entrusting the handling of your Personal Information, wholly or in part, to the extent necessary for the purpose of utilization shall not be construed as a provision to a third party:

a.
If we obtained consent from our users;
b.
If the disclosure or provision is based on laws and regulations;
c.
If it is necessary for the protection of life, body or property and it is difficult to obtain consent from our users;
d.
If it is necessary for improving public health or promoting the sound growth of children and is difficult to obtain consent from our users;
e.
If it is necessary for cooperating with a government organization, a local government, or a person entrusted by them in executing the affairs prescribed by laws and in which obtaining your consent from our users is likely to impede the execution of the affairs concerned;
f.
If we notify you, or put in a readily accessible condition, in advance,
(i) that the provision to a third party is a purpose of utilization,
(ii) that the items of Personal Information that will be provided to a third party,
(iii) means or ways to provide Personal Information to a third party, and
(iv) that we will discontinue providing Personal Information that may lead to identification of the users upon the request of the users, and, we will discontinue providing Personal Information to a third party upon the request of users;
g.
If Personal Information is provided as a result of the succession of business through a merger or other events; and
h.
If we use Personal Information jointly between specific persons, and if the user will be notified or be made readily accessible in advance of: the items of the Personal Information used jointly; the scope of the joint users; the purpose for which the Personal Information is used by them; and the name of the person responsible for the management of the Personal Information.

(2) We may provide the Personal Information that we acquired to CARDANO FOUNDATION to the extent necessary to achieve the purpose as set forth in 3 (j) above by email, letter, facsimile and by any other means. However, we will cease to provide the Personal Information to the third party upon request from the principal.

10. Disclosure of Personal Information

We will disclose Personal Information to our users without delay at the request of the users, after we confirm that such request is truly made by the users. However, we may decide not to disclose Personal Information wholly or in part under the following events, and will notify you without delay if we do so:

a.
If disclosure will likely harm the life, body, property, or other rights or interests of the users or a third party;
b.
If disclosure will likely seriously impede the proper execution of our business; or
c.
If disclosure will violate other laws and regulations.

11. Correction of Personal Information

If our users request to correct, add, or delete (“Correct”) Personal Information on the grounds that such information is incorrect (unless in cases in which special procedures are prescribed by any other laws and regulations) we will:

(1)
confirm if the request is truly made by the users;
(2)
make necessary investigations without delay;
(3)
Correct the content of Personal Information depending on such result; and
(4)
notify you. If we determine not to Correct, we will notify the users of such effect.

12. Discontinuation of Use of Personal Information

If our users request to discontinue the use or erase Personal Information (“Discontinue”), on the grounds that either we are using Personal Information of the users beyond the purpose of utilization we publicize in advance, or that we acquired it by the use of deception or other wrongful means, we will:

(1)
confirm if the request is truly made by the users;
(2)
make necessary investigations without delay;
(3)
Discontinue depending on such result; and
(4)
notify you. If we determine to not Discontinue, we will notify the users of such effect.
Notwithstanding the above, if it is too difficult to Discontinue (because it will be too costly, or for other reasons), and we can take an alternative measure to protect the users’ right and interest, we will take such alternative measure. Please note that we may not be able to meet the request if it does not fulfill the conditions under the PIPa. Please also note that we may separately request fees to deal with the issue.

13. Use of Cookies and other Technologies

Our service may use Cookies or similar technologies. These technologies enable us to understand how our services are used and to improve the quality of our services. You may disable Cookies by changing the settings of your browser. Please note, however, that this may also disable some of the functions in our services.

14. Contact Us

Please feel free to contact our customer support for disclosure of Personal Information, opinions, questions, complaints and any other inquiries regarding the handling of Personal Information.

Customer Support, Attain Corporation:
Email: support@attaincorp.zendesk.com