CARTA HOLDINGS, INC. (hereinafter referred to as the Company), as a holding company overseeing the entirety of the Company and its subsidiaries, recognizes its social obligation to safeguard Personal Information and considers this paramount among its responsibilities. This Policy governs the Company’s approach to the protection of Personal Information. All Personal Information is handled in good faith and with due care under the provisions of these terms. The Company maintains internal regulations and periodically reviews and improves them in order to ensure their ongoing compliance.
Personal Information referred to herein refers to the personal names, birthdates, and other notation contained therein, and/or numbers or codes assigned to an individual, or video, audio, or other data that could be used to identify an individual (and which could not be used in isolation to identify the individual but, when used in conjunction with other readily-available information, could be used to identify the individual).
Compliance with laws and regulations
The Company strictly complies with all applicable, laws, statutes, and regulations in place in Japan concerning the protection and handling of Personal Information, and periodically and continuously reviews this Policy to improve them as necessary.
Collection of Personal Information and purpose of use
The Company clearly governs the purpose of collecting Personal Information and collects Personal Information within the scope necessary for the achievement of the purpose. In addition, collection is conducted in a lawful and fair manner.
Use of customer Personal Information
Personal Information is only used within the scope of purpose of utilization indicated in advance. In addition to prohibiting the use of Personal Information for purposes not in compliance with the law, the Company takes measures to enforce the same.
Management of customer Personal Information
The Company employs a series of regulations and, to the extent possible, a high level of security systems to prevent the unauthorized access to or alteration, damage, leak, or loss of Personal Information, and these measures are corrected accordingly should the need arise.
In some cases, the Company may obtain customers’ IP addresses, cookie data (refers to information associated with cookies), device identity information, and other information. Said information is used by the Company for purposes that include but are not limited to ensuring the privacy of customers, improving convenience, delivering advertisements, and performing statistical analysis of data; the information is not used for any purposes other than those above.
Cookies are used to distinguish your browser and are widely in use around the Internet in order to provide a better quality of service. Cookies do not contain Personal Information or private data. You can block cookies by changing your web browser’s settings, but this may render some services non-functional.
In addition, the Company may provide third parties with information such as IP addresses, cookies, and mobile identification details. For specific details about which companies the Company may share this information with, and the purposes of such sharing, please refer to the following.
|Service provider||Google LLC|
|Purpose of use||
・To improve the services provided on the website
・To investigate the number of website users and traffic
・In using Google Signals,
Visitation data is collected in Google Analytics and associated with the Google information of logged-in users’ accounts (though this association is only applied to users who have agreed to such association for the purpose of customizing ads).
|Content of information provided||
・Browsing history (browsing date and time, URL, source URL, scrolling and clicking operations, etc.)
・Location information (IP address) of the viewed device
・Information that identifies the viewer or device (user ID, browser identifier, device identifier, device/OS/browser name and version, etc.)
Where the Company receives, via the procedures it stipulates, a request from an individual for the disclosure, revision, addition to, deletion, rejection of use of provision, or complaint or inquiry concerning, that party’s Personal Information, the Company shall, having confirmed the identity of the party in question, address the matter accordingly.