How to use this Website / Terms of Use

The BEING JAPAN Web Site - "" (hereinafter referred to as the "Site") is run by the Central Japan Railway Company and Japan Airlines (hereinafter referred to as the "Both companies.") Please accept the Terms of Use listed below before using this Site.

These Terms of Use may change depending on the requirements of Both Companies. Once any changes to the Terms of Use have been published on this Site, you are deemed to have accepted them before using this Site.

1. Compliance Rules for Use

All users of this Site are required to refrain from the following behavior.

  • Behavior that infringes or violates laws of public order and morality, or behavior that may do so
  • Behavior that leads to criminality, or behavior that may do so
  • Behavior that violates intellectual property rights, and all other rights including copyrights of Both companies and any third party
  • Behavior that violates the privacy of another individual
  • Behavior or speech that is of a political or religious nature, insults a specific individual, is obscene in nature, or is detrimental to Both companies
  • Behavior that uses the information offered by this Site or Both companies for profit
  • Any transmission or uploading of malicious computer software or fake files
  • Behavior that partially or wholly impedes the use or access of services offered by -Both companies on this Site by its users
  • Behavior that slanders, defames, or somehow harms confidence in Both companies or any third party
  • Any other behavior deemed to be inappropriate for this Site by Both companies

2. Security

In order to protect your personal information, this Site has introduced SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption technology. The personal data you input is encrypted to protect it before being transmitted and received.


3. Copyright

The copyright for this Site and the copyright on any text; photographs; videos; music; vocals; and other copyrighted works included in this Site all belong to Both Companies. It is prohibited to copy; modify; put to another use; rent; distribute; or publicly broadcast the copyrighted works from this Site, or use or dispose of such works of in any other manner, without the permission of the rights' holder.

4. Trademark Rights

All rights concerning Both Companies trade names, trade marks, and logos etc., posted on this Site belong to Both Companies. It is prohibited to use or dispose of them without Both Companies' permission.

5. Liability for Third Party Damages

Both companies assumes no responsibility for damages incurred by a third party during the use of this Site by the user. Liability and compensation for such damages shall be the responsibility of the user, and any disputes with a third party shall be settled between the user and said third party.

6. Compensation for Damages

In the case that the user violates the Terms of Use and in doing so causes damages, Both companies shall reserve the right to claim compensation for damages.

7. Site Links

In principle this Site allows links to be freely set up, provided that this does not violate any of the clauses below. In the event that a violation of any of the clauses below is discovered, it may be necessary to request that the link be removed, or similar

  1. Links to this Site will only be admitted if the objective is provide convenience for users visiting this Site. We will refuse links whose objective is profit.
  2. We will refuse any link that is displayed in a format that combines the content of this Site with other content. Moreover, we will refuse any links that display content of this Site as part of the link's source website - even if the content of this Site is separately displayed. Please be sure to set the link in such a way that this Site is displayed in a new browser.
  3. Links from websites that qualify under points (a) - (c) below are strictly prohibited.
    (a). Any website that slanders Both Companies or a third party, or that contain content that will destroy the credibility or prestige of the same.
    (b). Any website that infringes the copyright, trademark right or any other rights of Both Companies or a third party.
    (c). Any website that Both Companies deem inappropriate; such as websites that risk damaging our social creditability or image.
  4. Both Companies shall be in no way liable in the unlikely event that you should suffer any damages or losses from your link to this Site.

8. Links from this Site

With regard to links from this Site, Both Companies do not guarantee the content of the website of the linked counter-party (hereinafter referred to as the "Linked Site"); and shall bear no liability for any damages incurred as a result of using any such Linked Site. Moreover, it does not mean that there is a special relationship between the company that operates the Linked Site and Both Companies; nor that we recommend the goods and services of any such company. Please check the Terms of Use of individual Linked Sites when using them. Note that in general we do not set a link from this Site.

9. Media Posting

Each of the clauses in 7.1-4 above shall apply when posting this Site in various types of media such as magazine, CD-ROMs, etc.

10. General Disclaimer

By accessing this Site, the user acknowledges and accepts the following terms and conditions.

  • This Site is maintained to the best of Both companies ability; however, Both companies does not guarantee that the information contained therein is complete or accurate
  • Both companies accepts no responsibility for any direct or indirect damage incurred by the user through the content of neither this Site or the information contained therein
  • Both companies may, without prior notification to the user, alter, suspend, cancel or terminate all or part of this Site. In addition, Both companies assumes no responsibility for any damages that may occur due to the alteration, suspension, cancellation or termination of the services of this Site

11. Recommended Environment for this Site

In order to ensure safer and more comfortable use of the website, we have confirmed display and operational verification using the following browsers (as of March 30. 2018).
this Site may not perform properly in environments other than those noted below.

Chrome (The latest version)
Internet Explorer 11.0
Firefox (The latest version)
Chrome (The latest version)
Firefox (The latest version)
  • *This Site is designed to be compatible for tablet PCs, such as iPad. However, some functions, such as Flash, may not work properly on these devices.

12. Disclosure and Provision of Personal Data to other Companies

This Site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as "Google") on their websites to grasp the situation surrounding access to the sites. Cookies, web beacons, and other similar technology may be used to provide services. Cookies and web beacons, etc. are used to statistically analyse anonymous information and, as part of membership services, etc. may also be used to associate information that identifies customers so as to provide more customised services. This Site uses user attribute and interest category reporting functions that respond to Google’s advertising functions. Customers can opt-out of these (suspend functions) at their discretion. Visit the following sites for an explanation of how to opt-out:

13. Changes to Terms of Use

Both companies reserves the right to alter the Terms of Use without the consent of the user. The Terms of Use that have been altered come in force at the time that they appear on this Site, unless otherwise specified by Both companies.