Terms of Use

These terms of use (hereinafter, “these Terms”) define the terms and conditions for the use of the service provided by Newspad (hereinafter, “the Service”). Users of the Service (hereinafter, “the user”) must abide by these Terms. By using the Service, the user shall be considered to have consented to these Terms.

Use of Personal Information

The personal information of the user shall be used in connection with provision of the Service in accordance with the Privacy Policy established separately.

Ownership of Rights

Copyright and other intellectual property rights associated with the Service belong to the Service. Copyright and other intellectual property rights associated with the main text and accompanying photographs of news articles provided by the Service (hereinafter, “content”) belong to the third party which possesses valid rights to said content. For inquiries regarding content, please contact the provider of said content directly.


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Prohibited Acts

The user must not engage in any of the following acts when using the Service.

Modification of the Service

The Service may at any time modify, cancel, suspend, or discontinue (hereinafter, “modify”) the Service, in whole or in part, at its own discretion without advance notice to the user. Furthermore, in the event the user suffers damages as a result of such modification, the Service shall assume no liability for any compensation for such damages.


The Service offers no guarantee regarding the behavior of the Service or compatibility with any devices used. The Service offers no guarantee regarding the completeness, accuracy, legality, or utility of the Service, nor of the accuracy, validity, legality, utility, etc. of information acquired through the use of the Service. The Service assumes no liability for any losses suffered by the user due to the use or inability to use the Service under any circumstances.

Modification of the Terms of Use

The Service reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time the Service deems necessary without advance notice to the user. The modified Terms shall be considered in effect from the point in time at which they are posted within the Service, and continued use of the Service by the user following modification to these Terms shall be considered valid and irrevocable consent to the modified Terms.

Governing Law

Japanese law shall be applicable regarding the establishment, validity, execution, and resolution of these Terms.

Court of Jurisdiction

In the event of a dispute in connection with these Terms, the Tokyo District Court shall be the exclusive court of jurisdiction in the first instance.


For inquiries regarding the terms of use for the Service, please contact us via the Contact Page.