This terms of service is written in Japanese. To the extent any translated version of this terms of service conflicts with the Japanese version, the Japanese language version controls as original terms of service.

Terms of Service

This terms of Service (hereinafter referred to as “Terms”) will take in effect when using the website, (hereinafter referred to as “coten” or “this service”), of M-HAND Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “we”).
General Provisions


Terms shall apply to the all users who access coten. Also, by discontinuing the use of this service with closing coten account, users will be able to terminate the legal contract with us including Terms and service anytime.

(Severability of Contract)

In the event that any provision of Terms is to be construed invalid or conflicts with the law if any such provision is held invalid by a court with jurisdiction over the parties to Terms; however, the remaining terms, provisions, covenants and restrictions of Terms shall be in full force and effect. Also, the failure of immediate enforcement of the rights or provisions of Terms shall not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of our rights and provisions; rather, the same shall be and remain in full force and effect.


Terms shall be subject to change in our sole discretion at anytime; notwithstanding the foregoing, any and all disputes, controversies and differences arising before the amendments shall not be governed by and construed amendments. When we change Terms, we will notify the change via e-mail to the e-mail address associated with users. If you continue to use our services after the change takes in effect, we assume that you accept the amended Terms.

Prohibited Matters

We prohibit following actions when the users use our services:

  • Any actions of postings photographs that contain violent, discriminatory, unlawful, infringement, hateful, obscene, sexually explicit, and other contents that are inappropriate
  • Any actions of defamatory others and organizations, stalking, bullying, harassing, threatening, impersonating and offending
  • Any actions of using this service in illegal and the way we do not allow users to use
  • Any actions of disclosing and posting the users and others’ personal information and profile, (including credit card information and/or unlisted phone number but not limit to these)
  • Any actions of transferring and selling coten account
  • Any actions of asking, collecting, and using other users’ login information
  • Any actions of posting the photographs taken by others under own name
  • Any actions that is and likely to harm us, other users and/or third party’s intellectual right, name, privacy, rights, and benefit
  • Any actions that interfere this service
  • And any other actions that violate this Terms of service or that we believe to be inappropriate for any reasons
  • The users reserve the rights to all contents using our service or posting through our service. Notwithstanding the forgoing, the users do grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicensable license to use, reproduce, resign, amend, send, display, and distribute in the connection with our service and contents the users will post through our service, in any media formats and/or through any media channels now known or hereinafter developed. Furthermore, the users agree to allow us to make your use of this service and postings available for us using for advertisement and/or improvement this service to other companies, organization, and individuals. In such extend, the users acknowledge that we shall edit or amend the contents if we believe it is necessary.
  • The opinions and/or suggestions the users provide to coten and our service are all entirely spontaneous of the user itself; in such extend, the users do grant us to use such opinions and suggestions in any ways for us to believe appropriately and freely without any liability to those who use the services.
Exclusion of Liabilities

We and our employees, administrative executives, officers or our agents (hereinafter to referred as “Coten Entities”) shall not take any liabilities to the users’ loss and/or damages directly and indirectly the followings listed below (including direct, indirect, economical, punitive, exemplary, incidental, special, and/or consequential loss or damages but not limit to resulting from the users loss and damages):

  • Only the users shall take responsibilities for the data, images, information, links and/or other contents disclosed and displayed through this service; in such extend, Coten Entities shall not take any responsibilities.
  • Coten Entities shall not take any responsibilities for any troubles, disputes, and/or incidents among the users of this service.
  • The users shall take all responsibilities for maintaining the login information, such as but not limited to password. In such extend, we advise you should use strong password that no one can guess and should not reuse the same password you use for other services or else. Coten Entities shall not take any responsibilities for the loss and/or damages resulting from the incompliance with the above.
  • We shall not guarantee storing the image data that the users posted in coten completely. Coten Entities shall not take any responsibilities for the loss and/or damages resulting from the loss of the images.
  • We reserve the rights to change and discontinue this service any time without advance notice. In such event, Coten Entities shall not take any responsibilities for any loss and/or damages resulting from the changes of this services to the users. The same principal shall apply to the troubles resulting from the administrative errors of this service and/or troubles (including but not limit to displaying speed and unavailability for service) occurred from unexpected causes and others.
  • We reserve the rights to edit, suspend and/or eliminate the user’s contents and the account that posted and/or violated Terms that we believe inappropriate with our solely discretion. In such event, Coten Entities shall not take any responsibilities for any loss and/or damages to the users occurred to the account and others resulting from the changes.
Copyrights and Intellectual Property Rights

We pay respect to copyrights and other intellectual property rights; in such extend, we expect out users comply with the rights.

In the event that the users continuously infringe others’ intellectual rights, we may suspend the service of the account without advance notice.


In regard to how we handle and administrate the information the users provided when using our service, we will explain in the Privacy Policy of this service. The users acknowledge agreeing with the Privacy Policy also by using this service.

  1. Issued date: January 18, 2017