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Cookie Policy

1. Use of Cookies & Similar Technologies

JASSO uses cookies to make some features available. Cookies are small pieces of text send to users' device when users visit this website, and enables JASSO to recognize users' device. Cookies allow JASSO to understand users' interests and track their browsing history. JASSO uses the following three types of cookies:

  1. Essential Cookies: These cookies are required for the use of this website.
  2. Statistical Cookies: These cookies are used to analyze how this website is used.
  3. Marketing Cookies: These cookies are used to display relevant content and advertising.

Some of the cookies used on this website are deleted when the user closes the browser, after a browser session ends (session cookies). Other cookies remain on the user's device, and enable JASSO to recognize users' browser the next time the user visits the website (persistent cookies).

Furthermore, some of the cookies used on our website are provided by third party providers (third-party cookies).

Third-party cookies are also used to track users' browsing history and display appropriate advertisements.

By accessing JASSO's website, you will receive third-party cookies from the advertising service providers listed in Section 2.

First-party cookies (essential cookies) sent by JASSO are stored on the servers of each advertising service provider together with third-party cookies sent by each advertising service provider, and are managed in accordance with their respective privacy policies.

2. How to Change Cookie Settings

There are multiple ways to manage the cookies used during your visit to this website. Users can set the browser to refuse the receipt of cookies in certain cases or in general. Users can delete the cookies that have been already set or make an individual selection.

Please be noted that this website uses cookies that are technically necessary for the proper operation of some functions on this website. If these cookies are not accepted, the functionality of this website may be limited. Please refer to your browser's "Help" function for instructions on how to change the settings. Alternatively, the following links provide instructions for managing cookie settings of commonly used browsers:

 Google Chrome
 Microsoft Internet Explorer
 Microsoft Edge
 Mozilla Firefox
 Apple Safari

Regarding behavioral targeting advertisement, the method of unsubscribing is described in the website of the advertising service providers below.

However, please be aware that if you delete all of these cookies, you may be restricted in using the products and services provided by each company.

Regarding Facebook Japan, out of the advertising service providers listed below, if the user is a Facebook user, the browsing history of the website will be collected and managed linked to the user's information registered to Facebook.

  1. Google Inc. and Google Network
    Google Privacy Policy
    Block certain ads (information transmission suspension method)
  2. Facebook Japan Co., Ltd.
    Cookies & Other Storage Technologies
    About Facebook Ads (How to stop sending information)

3. Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a Web analytics service provided by Google LLC ("Google"). Google Analytics uses some cookies to analyze how users use the website. The information generated by the cookies will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

This website has the IP anonymization feature of Google Analytics enabled. In this case, Google will anonymize the IP address. Only in exceptional cases is the user's full IP address sent to Google's servers in the United States, where it is shortened.

On behalf of JASSO, Google analyzes users' website usage and compiles reports.The IP address transmitted by the user's browser will not be associated with any other data held by Google.

Please refer to the following URL for Google Analytics Terms of Use and Google's Privacy Policy.

  1. Google Analytics Terms of Service
  2. Google Privacy Policy
  3. Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on

Published: October 15, 2021