Terms of Use

  1. Application
    The purpose of these Terms of Use is to set forth the relationship of rights between the user of the Service (“you/your”) and Wantedly, Inc. (“Company”) with respect to your use of “Get in Touch” (“Service”), and these Terms of Use apply to the Service use agreement between you and the Company.

  2. Content of the Service
    This Service provides the profile services for job seekers.

  3. Registration for Use
    3.1 The Service is available to individual job seekers and recruiters who have registered as members; provided, however, that the residents in European Economic Area are limited to access and use of the Service.
    3.2 Persons who wish to use the Service (“Prospective Registrants”) must register for use prior to using the Service, and become members of the Service.
    3.3 Prospective Registrants must consent to these Terms of Use and provide the Company with certain information specified by the Company by a method specified by the Company.
    3.4 If any of the following applies to a Prospective Registrant, the Company may deny the use of the Service. The Company will not disclose the reason for its screening decisions on whether to accept or deny membership registration.
    a. If all or a portion of the information supplied to the Company was inaccurate, contained misrepresentations, or was incomplete;
    b. If a Prospective Registrant is a minor;
    c. If a Prospective Registrant is a member of an antisocial force etc. (meaning an organized crime group, an organized crime group member, a right-wing group, or any other comparable person; hereinafter the same), or if the Company has determined that a Prospective Registrant, through funds provision or by any other method, cooperates with or is involved in the maintenance, operation or management of any antisocial forces etc. or otherwise has some type of interaction or involvement with an antisocial force;
    d. If the Company has determined that a Prospective Registrant is, or is a person related to, a person that breached an agreement with the Company in the past;
    e. If the Company has determined that a Prospective Registrant is, or is a person related to, a person that provides a service identical or similar to the Service; and
    f. If the Company has otherwise determined that registration is not appropriate.

  4. Handling of Your Information
    The Company will handle your information in accordance with the Company’s separately stipulated Privacy Policies of the Service, and you must read it carefully.

  5. Changes to Registration Information
    If there is any change to your registration information, you must update such change without delay by a method prescribed by the Company. If you continue to use the Service without changing your registration information, your use of the Service may be suspended.

  6. Management of User ID and Password
    6.1 You shall, under your own responsibility, appropriately manage and store your user ID and password for the Service, and must not allow a third party to use, lend or assign, change the ownership of, or sell or buy etc., such user ID or password.
    6.2 Except in a case where there is intentional misconduct or negligence on the part of the Company, a registered user will be liable for any damage caused by insufficient management, faulty use, or third-party use etc. of the user’s ID or password.

  7. Prohibited Use
    In using the Service, you must not engage in any conduct that falls under any of the following:
    a. An act that violates laws or regulations, or an act that is related to a criminal act;
    b. An act that violates these Terms of Use;
    c. An unlawful act or harassment against the Company, any other user of the Service, or a third party;
    d. An act that is contrary to public order and morals;
    e. An act that infringes on intellectual property rights, portrait rights, privacy rights, honor, or any other rights or interests of the Company, other users of the Service, or third parties;
    f. An act that interferes with, or is likely to interfere with, the operation of the Service;
    g. An act of pretending to be a third party;
    h. An act that provides benefits to any antisocial forces etc.;
    i. An act that damages trust in the Service;
    j. An act that imposes an excessive burden on the Service’s network or systems etc.;
    k. Reverse engineering or any other act of examination of software or other systems provided by the Company;
    l. Unauthorized access to the Company’s network or systems etc.;
    m. Use of the user ID or password of another customer of the Service;
    n. An act that directly or indirectly causes or facilitates any of the preceding acts; or
    o. Any other act deemed inappropriate by the Company.

  8. Your Responsibilities
    8.1In using the Service, you must comply with related laws and regulations (including without limitation the Act on the Protection of Personal Information). The Company bears no liability in relation to any violation of laws and regulations by you.
    8.2 To use the Service, you must provide, in a timely manner, information prescribed by the Company that is necessary for the provision of the Service.
    8.3 If the Company suffers any damage arising from or in connection with your use of the Service, the Company will be entitled to demand from you compensation for damage that was actually suffered (including attorneys’ fees in a reasonable amount).

  9. Suspension of the Service
    If any of the following applies, the Company will be entitled to suspend or discontinue the Service in whole or in part without prior notice to you.
    a. If the Company performs inspections or maintenance work for systems related to the Service;
    b. If the Company is unable to operate the Service due to communication line or server failure, operation issues, high traffic, unauthorized access, or hacking etc.;
    c. If the Company is unable to operate the Service because of earthquake, lightning, fire, flood or wind damage, power outage, other natural disaster, or any other force majeure event; or
    d. If the Company otherwise determines that suspension or discontinuation is necessary.

  10. Ownership of Rights
    All intellectual property rights related to the Service belong to the Company, and permission to use the Service under these Terms of Use does not mean a license to use the Company’s intellectual property rights related to the Service.

  11. Disclaimers
    11.1 The Company makes no explicit or implied warranties that the Service is compatible with your specific purpose; that the Service has the expected functions, commercial value, accuracy or utility; that your use of the Service will comply with laws and regulations, guidelines, and industry association internal rules etc. applicable to you; that the Service can be used continuously; or that there will be no malfunction of the Service.
    11.2 Except in a case where there is willful misconduct or gross negligence on the part of the Company, the Company will bear no liability for compensation for any damage that you suffer in connection with the Service in excess of the amount of consideration that you paid to the Company over the preceding 12 months (however, if you suffer damage in connection with any services offered free of charge, any damage in excess of $100), and the Company will not be liable for compensation for any incidental damage, indirect damage, special damage, future damage, or damage from lost income.
    11.3 You must resolve, under your own responsibility, any transaction, communication, or dispute etc. in connection with the Service that arises between you and a third party (including without limitation your clients and business partners).

  12. Deletion etc. of Member Registration
    If any of the following applies to you, without any prior notice or warning, the Company will be entitled to suspend your use of the Service temporarily or delete your membership registration.
    a. If you violate any of the provisions of these Terms of Use;
    b. If it has been learned that your registration information contains a false fact;
    c. If you fail to respond to any inquiry or other communication from the Company asking for a response for 14 days or more; or
    d. If any of the events set forth in Article 3, Paragraph 4 of these Terms of Use applies to you.

  13. Cancellation etc. of Membership of the Service
    13.1 By completing procedures specified by the Company, you may cancel your membership for the Service and delete your membership registration.
    13.2 If, when you cancel membership, you owe any obligations to the Company, all your obligations to the Company will become immediately due and payable as a matter of course, and you must pay all obligations owed to the Company immediately.
    13.3 After cancellation of your membership, your information will be handled in accordance with the provisions of Article 4 of these Terms of Use.

  14. Changes to or Termination of the Service
    14.1 The Company may, for its own reasons, change the content of the Service or terminate the provision of the Service.
    14.2 If the Company intends to terminate the provision of the Service, the Company will notify you in advance.

  15. Confidentiality
    With respect any information that is not in the public domain that the Company requested to be treated as confidential when it was disclosed to you, unless the Company has given prior written consent, you must treat such information as confidential.

  16. Elimination of Antisocial Forces
    16.1 You and the Company each warrant that you/it and your/its representatives do not fall under any antisocial forces, and you and the Company each promise that you/it will not fall under any antisocial forces in the future.
    16.2 You and the Company each promise that you/it will not directly or through a third party engage in any of the following conduct:
    a. Violent demands;
    b. Unreasonable demands exceeding legal accountability;
    c. Use of threatening behavior or violence in relation to transactions;
    d. Dissemination of rumors, or use of fraud or force to damage the reputation or obstruct business of the Company, other customers, or any other third party; or
    e. Other conduct comparable to the foregoing.
    16.3 If you or the Company breaches the warranties or promises of this Article, the non-breaching party may, without any warning to the other party, terminate this Agreement, delete membership registration, and demand compensation for any damage suffered. Moreover, the party at fault will not be entitled to demand compensation for damage because of such termination or member registration deletion.

  17. Amendment of Terms of Use
    17.1 The Company will be entitled to amend these Terms of Use at any time as the Company deems necessary.
    17.2 When amending these Terms of Use, the Company will specify the time when the amended Terms of Use will come into effect, disseminate the content of the amended Terms of Use and the time such amendments will come into effect by posting on the Company’s website or by other appropriate methods, or by notifying you of such information.
    17.3 If the Company intends to amend any content that requires your consent under laws or regulations, the Company will obtain your consent by a method prescribed by the Company.

  18. Communication and Notices
    18.1 Any inquiries relating to the Service and any other communication to the Company by you will be carried out by a method prescribed by the Company.
    18.2 You will use the Service having consented to the possibility that the Company may send promotions and advertisements etc. concerning the Company or Company’s business partners to the email address registered by you.

  19. Assignment of Status
    19.1 Without the prior written consent of the Company, you may not assign or transfer to a third party, create any security interest in, or otherwise dispose of, your rights and duties under these Terms of Use.
    19.2 If the Company assigns the business relating to the Service to another company, in conjunction with such business assignment, the Company will be entitled to assign to the assignee of such business assignment the Company’s rights and duties under these Terms of Use, your registration information and other information concerning you, and with this paragraph, you are deemed to have consented in advance to such assignment. A business assignment specified in this paragraph includes not only ordinary business assignments, but also company splits and any other cases where a business is transferred.

  20. Severability
    Even if all or some of the provisions of these Terms of Use are found to be invalid or unenforceable under laws and regulations etc., the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use will continue to remain in effect, and in the case where a portion of any provision of these Terms of Use is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining portions of such provision will continue to remain in effect.

  21. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
    21.1 These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of Japan.
    21.2 The Tokyo District Court will be the court with exclusive jurisdiction of first instance in relation to any dispute arising from or related to these Terms of Use.

Last Updated: May 21,2020