Terms of Service
How Pandanet, Inc. uses personal data
Personal data sent to us will be used for the purpose of performing work
relating to providing replies to inquiries, complaints and advice only.
IGS username, Go Rank, Selected Country, Result, Game Records and In-Game
Chat will be visible to all users, get published on website, and might get
shared with third parties for research purposes.
Except as otherwise provided by laws, we will not share your personal
information with other individuals or organizations without your permission.
OWNERSHIP AND ACCEPTABLE USE OF PANDANET
[rev. April 20, 2011]
Pandanet Internet Go Server ("Pandanet") is owned and operated by Pandanet, Inc. Pandanet is located at: Tokyo Takarazuka Bldg. 1-1-3 Yurakucho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0006, Japan.
The users of Pandanet represent a variety of countries, languages, cultures, and personalities. It is easy for misunderstandings to occur. All users are asked to be patient with others, and to be polite at all times, especially when using the group communication features of Pandanet. Please remember that some Pandanet users are children. Users should not make any communication or message on Pandanet which is threatening, abusive, disruptive, vulgar, obscene, or unlawful, or which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law. Use of Pandanet for promotion or advertising of commercial products or services, or promotion or advertising of any other Go-server (or any other internet site, facility, or WWW page), without the express, written consent of the Pandanet adminstrators, is prohibited. Statements made by the users of Pandanet do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of Pandanet, and Pandanet disclaims any responsibility for all such statements.
In general, internet users are welcome to share the use of Pandanet, unless the user's authority to access Pandanet has been suspended or revoked. Pandanet reserves the right, for any reason whatsoever and at the absolute discretion of the Pandanet administrators, to restrict certain capabilities (such as "shout" and "kibitz") for any Pandanet account, and to temporarily or indefinitely suspend or revoke the authorization of any person or persons to access Pandanet. Unauthorized access to Pandanet may subject the offender to such criminal and civil liabilities as may be provided by applicable law.
From time to time, Pandanet or Pandanet may sponsor or co-sponsor certain activities on Pandanet designated as "special events" (such as tournaments, professional competitions, or lessons). The use of Pandanet for these special events is intended for the personal benefit of Pandanet users only. Reproduction or retransmission of any "special event" on any other internet or bbs server, without the prior written consent of the Pandanet administrators, is prohibited. Pandanet reserves all legal rights and remedies in respect to any such unauthorized reproduction or retransmission. We hope that all Pandanet users will enjoy these special events!
LIMITATION ON LIABILITY/ DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
PANDANET-IGS IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. PANDANET INC. MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE USE OF PANDANET-IGS, PANDANET-IGS-RELATED SOFTWARE OR RELATED DOCUMENTATION, OR WITH RESPECT TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION PRESENTED ON PANDANET-IGS. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WILL PANDANET BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, PANDANET-IGS. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS LIMIT OR PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO PANDANET-IGS USERS IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, PANDANET'S LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Use by any person of Pandanet constitutes acceptance by said person of the terms and conditions of this policy statement. This statement is stored in a "help" file at Pandanet. Pandanet users may review the current version of this statement by using the "help usage" or "mail me usage" commands.