Rental Agreement

1 GENERAL RULES

Article 1: Application of the General Conditions for Rental.
1.Under the rental agreement provided hereunder (herein after referred to as “General Conditions “), Paddock Inc (hereinafter referred to as “the Company”) shall rent a motor vehicle (hereinafter referred to as “Rental Vehicle”) to a customer who desires to rent from the Company (hereinafter referred to as “Renter”). Particulars, not provided in the General Conditions, shall be in accordance with the laws, regulations and general customs.
2.The Company may enter into any special contract, provided that it is not contrary to the purport of the General Conditions, the laws, the administrative notices and general customs. In the event special contracts are entered into, such special contracts shall prevail over the General Conditions.

2 RESERVATIONS

Article 1 Making Reservations.
1.Provided that the Renter agrees to the General Conditions and the price as set forth separately, the Renter can, by the method provided separately, make reservations by specifying in advance the model, the commencement date and time of rental, the renting and returning place, the period of rental, the driver’s name(s), and other rental conditions, if any, (hereinafter referred to as “Renting Conditions”) required for renting the Rental Vehicle.
2.The Company shall comply, in principle, with the particulars to the extent that the Rental Vehicle is available for such rental, upon receipt of the reservation from the Renter, provided that the Renter shall pay a separately stipulated reservation deposit unless the Shop agrees otherwise.

Article 2: Changes in Renting Conditions Made at the Time of Reservation
1.In the event that the Renter desires to change any of the Renting Conditions as described under Article 2.1, the Renter shall obtain the consent of the Shop in advance.

Article 3: Cancellations of the Reservations
1.The reservation shall be deemed to have been cancelled when the Renter does not execute a rental agreement of renting a Rental Vehicle (hereinafter referred to as “Rental Agreement”) within one hour from the reserved commencement time of rental for its own cause.
2.The Renter have to pay a cancellation fee to the Company. The Company shall not return the reservation deposit, received to the Renter provided that the Company has received a cancellation fee.
3.The Company shall return the reservation deposit received to the Renter when the Shop cancels the reservation or does not execute the Rental Agreement for its own cause.
4.The reservation shall be deemed to have been cancelled when the Rental Agreement is not executed as a result of any occurrences of an accident, theft, non-return or a recall of the anticipated Rental Vehicle, a natural disaster or any other force majeure which is beyond the reasonable control of the Renter or the Company. Then the Company shall return to the Renter the reservation deposit received.

Article 4: Substitute for the Rental Vehicle
The Company may offer to rent a vehicle in a different model (hereinafter referred to as “Substitute”), in case it is unable to rent a vehicle of the same class that the Renter has reserved.
1.When the Renter accepts such an offer, the Company shall rent the Substitute under the same Renting Conditions, except for a model of rental vehicles, offered at the time of reservation, provided, however, that when the rental charge (hereinafter referred to as “Rental Charge”) for the Substitute is higher than that of the model as reserved, the latter shall apply and when the Rental Charge for the Substitute is lower than that of the model as reserved the former shall apply.
2.The Renter may refuse to receive the Substitute offered in accordance with Article 5.1 and may cancel the reservation.
3.In the event the Company fails to rent the Rental Vehicle and those causes are attributed to the Company, the Company shall return to the Renter the reservation deposit.

3 RENTALS

Article 1 Execution of the Rental Agreement
1.While the Renter shall specify the Renting Conditions as set forth in Article 2.1, the Company shall specify the vehicle renting conditions as set forth in the General Conditions, the price list, etc., before the Rental Agreement is executed, except where there is no appropriate vehicle available for the Company to rent, or that the Renter or the driver of the Rental Vehicle comes under any of the provisions of Article 8.1 or 8.2.
2.Upon the execution of the Rental Agreement the Renter shall pay to the Company the Rental Charge.
3.Based on the Basic Instructions issued by the governing agency, because the Company has an obligation to make an entry of the name and address of the driver and type and number of the driver’s license of the driver in the rental transaction register (hereinafter referred to as “Original Rental Sheet”) and also in the rental vehicle certificate in accordance with the provisions of Article 13.1 the Company requires the Renter at the time of the execution of the Rental Agreement to present to the Company the driver’s license as well as a photocopy of the driver’s license of the driver(s) designated by the Renter (hereinafter referred as the Driver). When the Renter himself/herself is the Driver of the Rental Vehicle, the Renter shall present to the Company the driver’s license of his/her own as well as a photocopy of the driver’s license, while if the Renter himself/herself is not the Driver of the Rental Vehicle, the Driver shall present to the Company the driver’s license of his/her own as well as a photocopy of the driver’s license.
4.The Company, at the time of the execution of the Rental Agreement, may ask the Renter and/or the Driver to present to the Company other documents for identification in addition to the driver’s license thereof, and the Company may make photocopies of such documents thereof.
5.The Company, at the time of the execution of the Rental Agreement, may ask the Renter and/or the Driver to report his/her mobile phone number or other means of contact so as to communicate with the Renter or the Driver during the rental period.
6.The Company, at the time of the execution of the Rental Agreement, may require payment by credit or cash, or otherwise designate other methods of payment.
7.The Renter may not extend the rental period after the execution of the Rental Agreement.

Article 2 Refusal to Execute the Rental Agreement
1.In the event that the Renter or the Driver comes under any of the provisions set forth below, the Rental Agreement shall not be executed.
1-1.When the acceptable driver’s license required operating the Rental Vehicle is not presented to the Company.
1-2.When the Renter or the Driver is under the influence of alcohol.
1-3.When the Renter or the Driver presents toxic symptoms due to narcotics, stimulant drugs, thinner, etc.
1-4.When the Company judges that the Renter or the Driver is a member of the crime syndicate or the crime syndicate-related organization, or associated therewith, or a member of other antisocial organizations.
1-5.When a third party other than the Driver, designated at the time of reservation tries to drive the Rental Vehicle.
1-6.When the Renter or the Driver let the Rental Charge fall into arrears in the past.
1-7.When the Renter or the Driver does not meet all the conditions as separately prescribed.
1-8.When the Renter or the Driver is younger than 26 years old.
2.In the event that the Renter or the Driver comes under any of the provisions in Articles 8.1 and 8.2 the reservation shall be deemed to have been cancelled. The Company shall return to the Renter the reservation deposit received, provided that the Renter has paid the cancellation fee to the Company.

Article 3 Completion of the Rental Agreement
1. The Rental Agreement shall come into effect when the Renter pays the Rental Charge to the Company and the Company delivers the Rental Vehicle to the Renter or the Driver. In this case, the reservation deposit received shall be allotted as part of the Rental Charge.
2.The delivery as described under Article 9.1 shall take place at the commencement date and time as specified in Article 2.1 and at the renting place as specified in Article 2.1.

Article 4 Rental Charge
1.The Rental Charge means the total amount of a basic rental charge, enrollment fees for optional exemption and indemnity protection system, other optional fees, a refueling charge and other additional charges. The Company shall specify the Rental Charge in detail as well as basis for calculation, in the price list.
2.A rental fee shall be the total of following items (the Company should specify each price on a price list).
2-1.Basic charge
2-2.The cost of passenger equipments such as a helmet, gloves and so forth.
2-3.Vehicle reparation fee
2-4.Fuel cost
2-5.Other charges
3.When the Rental Charge is changed after the reservation has been made in accordance with Article 2, the Rental Charge shall be determined based on a comparison between the Rental Charge applied at the time of reservation and the Rental Charge applied at the time of rental and whichever lower shall apply

Article 5 Changes in Renting Conditions
1.When the Renter desires to change the Renting Conditions as set forth in Article 7.1 after the execution of the Rental Agreement, the Renter shall obtain the consent of the Company beforehand.
2.The Company may not consent to changes in Renting Conditions as described under Article 11.1 if such changes interfere with the Company’s day-to-day renting operations.

Article 6 Inspection and Maintenance of the Rental Vehicle
1.The Company shall rent the Rental Vehicle after conducting necessary periodic inspection and maintenance as stipulated in Article 48 of the Road Transport Vehicle Law (Periodic Inspection and Maintenance).
2.The Company shall conduct necessary inspection and maintenance as stipulated in Article 47.2 of the Road Transport Vehicle Law (Daily Inspection and Maintenance).
3. The Renter or the Driver shall confirm that the Rental Vehicle has been duly inspected and maintained under Articles 12.1 and 12.2 and ensure that the Rental Vehicle is free from defects by inspection of the exterior and the accessories of the Rental Vehicle, and also that the Rental Vehicle meets the Renting Conditions.
4.In the event that any defects are detected in the Rental Vehicle upon the checkup under Article 12.3, the Company shall immediately perform necessary repairs and maintenance.

Article 7 Issuance and Carrying of the Rental Vehicle Certificate
1.At the time of delivery of the Rental Vehicle, the Company shall issue to the Renter or the Driver a designated certificate of rental vehicle (hereinafter referred to as “Rental Vehicle Certificate”) stating items set forth by the Director-General of the District Transport Bureau.
2.The Renter or the Driver shall carry the Rental Vehicle Certificate issued in accordance with Article 13.1 during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle.
3.The Renter or the Driver shall immediately notify the Company when the Renter or the Driver loses the Rental Vehicle Certificate.
4.The Renter or the Driver shall return the Rental Vehicle Certificate to the Company upon return of the Rental Vehicle.

4 USE OF THE RENTAL VEHICLE

Article 1 Managerial Responsibilities of the Renter or the Driver
The Renter and/or the Driver shall observe the duties with the care of a good custodian in operating and maintaining the Rental Vehicle, during the rental period from the delivery to the return of the Rental Vehicle to the Company (hereinafter referred to as “during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle”).
Article 2 Daily Inspections and Maintenance
The Renter or the Driver shall conduct necessary daily inspection and maintenance of the Rental Vehicle before use as set forth in Article 47.2 of the Road Transport Vehicle Law (Daily Inspection and Maintenance).
Article 3 Prohibited Acts
The Renter or the Driver shall be prohibited from any of the following acts during the rental period.
3-1.The Renter or the Driver shall be prohibited from any of the following acts during the rental period.
3-2.To use the Rental Vehicle for purposes other than those specified, or to let a third party other than the Driver specified on the Rental Vehicle Certificate under Article 7.3 drive the Rental Vehicle.
3-3.To sublet the Rental Vehicle or to deposit it for security or any other acts which would infringe on the rights reserved by the Company.
3-4.To change the original form of the Rental Vehicle by falsification or defacement of its automobile registration number plate or license number plate, or by rebuilding or redesigning of the Rental Vehicle.
3-5.To use the Rental Vehicle for any kind of test or competition, or for towing or pushing any other vehicle without obtaining the consent of the Company.
3-6.To use the Rental Vehicle in violation of the laws or against public order and standards of decency.
3-7.To subscribe to damage insurance for the Rental Vehicle without obtaining the consent of the Company.
3-8.To take the Rental Vehicle out of the territory of Japan.
3-9.To act in violation of the Renting Conditions of Article 7.1.
Article 4 Measures in Case of Illegal Parking
1.When the Renter or the Driver parks the Rental Vehicle in violation of the Road Traffic Law during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle, the Renter or the Driver shall pay violation charges, as well as the charges of towage, storage and others in connection with such illegal parking.
2.In the event that police notifies the Company of the Renter’s or the Driver’s illegal parking of the Rental Vehicle, the Company shall contact the Renter or the Driver, instructing the Renter or the Driver to move the Rental Vehicle without delay and also to appear at the police station at the expiration of the Rental Agreement or by specific time instructed by the Company for completion of the legally required procedure. Then the Renter or the Driver shall comply with such instructions given by the Company. When police tows the Rental Vehicle, the Company may collect the Rental Vehicle from police on its own judgment.
3.The Company may inquire into the status of the legally required procedure by the Renter or the Driver on its own judgment after giving the instructions to the Renter or the Driver in accordance with Article 17.2 by checking the traffic violation notice, payment notice or the receipt of a penalty or other charges. If the Renter or the Driver fails to complete the legally required procedure, the Compnay shall continue to give instructions in accordance with Article 17.2 to the Renter or the Driver until the Renter or the Driver pay in full such fines and other charges. Furthermore, the Company shall require the Renter or the Driver to sign a specific document (hereinafter referred to as “Acknowledgement Letter”) to the effect that the Renter or the Driver admit having illegally parked the Rental Vehicle, that the Renter or the Driver shall appear at the police station and that the Renter or the Driver shall act in compliance with the related laws and regulations. The Renter or the Driver shall comply accordingly.
4.The Company shall cooperate with police in pursuit of the responsibility of the Renter or the Driver in connection with the illegal parking, taking such action as the Company deems necessary or appropriate. The Company shall submit to police documents containing personal information, including, but not limited to, the Acknowledgement Letter, a copy of the Rental Vehicle Certificate and other documents as necessary. The Company shall also take necessary legal measures by submitting to Public Safety Commission documents containing personal information, including, but not limited to, a letter of explanation, the Acknowledgement Letter, a copy of the Rental Vehicle Certificate and other documents as necessary in accordance with Article 51.4.6 of the Road Traffic Law and reporting to Public Safety Commission factual aspects of the illegal parking. The Renter or the Driver shall consent to such actions the Company may take.
5.In the event that the Company receives an order for payment of a violation charge of the illegal parking in accordance with Article 51.4.1 of the Road Traffic Law and pays such penalty of the illegal parking on behalf of the Renter or Driver, or that the Company pays for the search for the Renter or the Driver as well as the collection of the Rental Vehicle, the Renter or the Driver shall bear the responsibility to compensate to the Company for the amount of such penalty of the illegal parking and costs borne by the Company. The Renter or the Driver shall make such payment to the Company on or before the due date designated by the Company. In the event that the Renter or the Driver pay such penalty of the illegal parking to the Company, the Company shall return to the Renter or the Driver such penalty amount, provided that the Company receives the return of such penalty from police upon payment by the Renter or the Driver of fines and violation charges in full.

5 RETURN OF THE RENTAL VEHICLE

Article 1 Responsibility of the Renter or the Driver for the Return of the Rental Vehicle
1.The Renter or the Driver shall return to the Company the Rental Vehicle at the specified returning place at or before the termination of the rental period.
2.The Renter or the Driver shall indemnify the Company for all the damage the Renter or the Driver caused to the Shop if the Renter or the Driver is in violation of Article 18.1.
3.In the event that the Renter or the Driver fails to return the Rental Vehicle during the Rental period due to a natural disaster or any other force majeure, the Renter or the Driver shall not be liable for the damages arising from such cause. In this case, the Renter or the Driver shall immediately contact the Company and follow the instructions given by the Company.
Article 2 Check of the Rental Vehicle at the Time of Return
1.The Renter or the Driver shall return the Rental Vehicle in the same conditions as confirmed at the commencement of rental, except for ordinary wear and tear of the Rental Vehicle arising from the normal use, in the presence of a representative of the Company.
2.The Renter or the Driver, at the time of return of the Rental Vehicle, shall confirm that no articles belonging to the Renter or the Driver or passenger(s) have been left behind in the Rental Vehicle. The Shop shall bear no responsibility for the storage of such articles after the completion of return of the Rental Vehicle.
Article 3 Rental Charge for Rental Period Change
1.When the Renter or the Driver change the rental period in accordance with Article 11.1, the Renter or the Driver shall pay the Rental Charge corresponding to the total rental period, including the originally specified rental period.
Article 4 Returning Place of the Rental Vehicle
1.When the Renter or the Driver change the returning place in accordance with Article 11.1, the Renter or the Driver shall bear the expenses required for forwarding the Rental Vehicle due to a change of the returning place.
2.In the event that the Renter or the Driver return the Rental Vehicle to any place other than the specified returning place without the consent of the Company under Article 11.1, the Renter or the Driver shall pay the penalty for changing the returning place as follows: Penalty = Expenses required for forwarding the Rental Vehicle due to the change of the returning place x 200%.
Article 5 Measures in Case of Non-Return of the Rental Vehicle
1.In the event that the Renter or the Driver does not return the Rental Vehicle to the specified returning place after the expiration of the rental period, and if the Renter and the Driver fails to comply with the Company’s request for return, or the whereabouts of the Renter or the Driver are not known to the Company, or when due to other circumstances the Company judges that the Rental Vehicle is “non-returnable”, the Company may take all possible legal measures, including, but not limited to, filing a criminal suit against the Renter or the Driver.
2.In case of non-return of the Rental Vehicle as provided in Article 22.1, the Shop shall take all necessary measures to locate the said vehicle, including but not limited to, contacting families and relatives of the Renter or the Driver, as well as people in the offices where the Renter or the Driver works, or seeking the operation of GPS.
3.In case of non-return of the Rental Vehicle as set forth in Article 22.1, the Renter or the Driver shall be liable for all the damages to the Shop as set forth in Article 27 and, additionally, shall bear all the expenses the Company may have to incur for the collection of the Rental Vehicle and for the search of whereabouts of the Renter or the Driver.

6 MEASURES IN CASE OF BREAKDOWNS, ACCIDENTS, THEFT OR OTHER CAUSES

Article 1 Measures in Case of Breakdowns
1.When the Renter or the Driver detects any abnormality or breakdown of the Rental Vehicle, during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle, the Renter or the Driver shall immediately discontinue the operation and contact the Company and at the same time follow the instructions given by the Company.
Article 2 Measures in Case of Accidents
In the event that the Rental Vehicle is involved in any accident during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle, the Renter or the Driver shall stop driving the Rental Vehicle immediately and take the measures required by the laws and regulations as well as the following actions, regardless of whether the accident is serious or not:
1.To immediately report to the Company on the situation of the accident and follow the instructions given by the Company.
2.If the Rental Vehicle needs repaired based on instructions given by the Company as provided under Article 24.1, such repair should be performed at the Company or at the repair shop designated by the Company unless that the Company agrees otherwise.
3.To cooperate with the Company and the insurance company, with which the Company has entered into a contract, in doing their research and submit to the Company and the insurance company, without delay, the documents and evidence concerning the accident requested by the Company and the insurance company.
4.To obtain the consent of the Company in advance of making a settlement or coming to any other agreement with any other party involved concerning the accident.
5.Subject to the measures stipulated in Article 24.1, the Renter or the Driver shall deal with the accident and resolve the matter on his/her own responsibility.
6.The Company shall furnish the Renter or the Driver with advice on the accident and ways to handle of the matter, and cooperate with the Renter or the Driver to reach its resolution.
7.The Company can claim the ÅgNon-Operation ChargeÅh for wrecked vehicle. If the collision, accident or/and topple down occurred and the repair of damage on the rental vehicle is needed, non-operation charge of the rental vehicle fee is charged.
-If you could return to the shop by yourself : 20,000 yen
-If you could not return to the shop by yourself : 50,000 yen + Tow truck charges
Article 3 Measures in Case of Theft
The Renter or the Driver shall take the following measures in the event that the Renter or the Driver is involved in theft or other damage during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle.
1.To immediately report to the nearest police.
2.To immediately notify the Company of the situation and follow the instructions given by the Company.
3.To cooperate with the Company and the insurance company, with which the Company has entered into a contract, in doing their research and submit to the Company and the insurance company, without delay, the documents and evidence concerning the theft or other damage requested by the Company and the insurance company.
Article 4 Termination of the Rental Agreement due to Non-Usability of the Rental Vehicle
1.In the event that the Renter or the Driver cannot continue using the Rental Vehicle due to breakdowns, an accident, theft, or any other cause (hereinafter referred to as “Non-Usability”) during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle, the Rental Agreement shall terminate.
2.In case of Article 26.1, the Renter or the Driver shall bear the costs for collection and repair of the Rental Vehicle and others incidental thereto and the Company shall not return to the Renter or the Driver the Rental Charge received except where the Non-Usability comes under any of the causes stipulated in Articles 26.3 or 26.5.
3.In the event that the Rental Vehicle has been defective due to any cause existing prior to its delivery to the Renter, the new Rental Agreement shall be deemed to have been executed, provided that the Renter may be offered to rent the Substitute.
4.Either in the events that the Renter chooses not to accept the Substitute under Article 26.3 or that the Company fails to offer to rent the Substitute, the Company shall return to the Renter the Rental Charge received in full.
5.In the event that the Non-Usability arises from causes not attributed to either of the Renter, the Driver, and the Company, the Company shall return to the Renter the Rental Charge received deducting a portion of the Rental Charge which corresponds to the rental period from the commencement of rental to the termination of rental.
6.Except for the measure set forth in this Article 26, the Renter or the Driver shall make no other claims to the Company with respect to the damage or loss arising out of the Non-Usability of the Rental Vehicle.

7 Indemnities and Compensation

Article 1 Indemnity to a Third Party and the Company
1.In the event that the Renter or the Driver causes damage to a third party or the Company during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle, the Renter or the Driver shall be liable for indemnifying such damage except for damages arising out of causes attributed to the Company.
2.Among the damages to the Company as described under Article 27.1, the Renter or the Driver shall compensate the Shop, as separately provided in the price list, for the damages resulting from Non-Usability of the Rental Vehicle due to the accident, theft, and defacement or odor for which the Renter or the Driver is responsible.
Article 2 Insurance and Compensation
1.In the event that the Renter or the Driver is liable as stipulated in Article 27.1, insurance payment or compensation shall be paid in accordance with the liability insurance contract which the Company has executed with regard to the Rental Vehicle or the Company’s compensation system but not exceeding the following limits:
1-1.Third Party Liability Coverage: Bodily Injury/Death per Person – Unlimited (Including Automobile Liability Insurance Policy)
1-2.Property Damage Liability Coverage: Per Accident – Maximum 10 Million yen (Deductible/50,000 yen)
1-3.Accidental Injury/Death to the Passenger(s): Per Passenger – Maximum 5 Million yen

2.Such insurance payment or compensation as set forth under Article 28.1 shall not cover when the case comes under any of the exemption clauses of the liability insurance or compensation system.
3.Such insurance payment or compensation as set forth under Article 28.1 shall not cover when the Renter or the Driver breaches any of the provisions prescribed in the terms and conditions for rental.
4.The Renter or the Driver shall bear damages for which insurance payment or compensation is not granted, or damages in excess of such insurance payment or compensation as payable under Article 28.1. When the limits of coverage as stipulated under Article 28.1, however, are revised under a special contract, the Renter or the Driver shall bear damages in excess of such limits of coverage.
5.If the Company has paid the damages to be borne by the Renter or the Driver, the Renter or the Driver shall immediately repay such an amount to the Company.
6.The Renter or the Driver shall bear the deductibles under the liability insurance or the compensation systems, stipulated in Articles 28.1(B) or 28.1(C), except where special contracts exist.

8 Termination of the Rental Agreement

Article 1 Cancelation of the Rental Agreement
1.The Shop may cancel the Rental Agreement without any notification or whatsoever and immediately demand that the Renter or the Driver returns the Rental Vehicle, if the Renter or the Driver, during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle, violates the Terms and Conditions, or if it comes under any of the cases stipulated in Article 8.1. In the circumstances, the Company shall not return the Rental Charge received to the Renter.
Article 1 Cancelation of the Rental Agreement during the Period of Use of the Rental Vehicle
1.The Renter may terminate the Rental Agreement, even during the period of use of the Rental Vehicle, upon obtaining the consent of the Comapny and also upon payment of the termination charge as described here below. In such a case, the Company shall return to the Renter the balance with the amount corresponding to the rental period from the commencement of rental to the termination of the Rental Agreement, deducted from the total Rental Charge received, provided that the Renter does not come under any of the separately prescribed provisions.
2.When the Renter terminates the Rental Agreement during the rental period as set forth in Article 30.1, the Renter shall pay to the Company the following termination charge which is calculated as follows: Termination Charge = [(regular rental rate corresponding to the total rental period) minus (regular rental rate corresponding to the rental period from the commencement of rental to the termination of the rental)] x 50%.

9 PERSONAL INFORMATION

Article 1 Purpose for Use of Personal Information on the Renter or the Driver
The Shop shall obtain and make use of personal information of the Renter or the Driver for the following purposes.
1.For the purpose of performing the legally required particulars, including but not limited to, preparing the Rental Vehicle Certificate at the time of the execution of the Rental Agreement, as an authorized operator of the vehicle renting business.
2.For the purpose of rendering vehicle for renting and other related services to the Renter or the Driver.
3.For the purpose of identifying or screening the Renter or the Driver.
4.For the purpose of informing the Renter or the Driver of rental vehicles, used vehicles or other related products, and services as well as sales promotional plans, events and campaigns, by mail, e-mail or other means of communication.
5.For the purpose of carrying out a questionnaire campaign targeting the Renter or the Driver so as to plan and develop new products and services or to study ways to enhance customer satisfaction.
6.For the purpose of preparing the data base customized to the form unable to recognize and specify a person but capable of processing and statistically analyzing personal information.
7.When the Copany tries to obtain such information on the Renter or the Driver for the purposes not stated in any of the clauses under Article 31.1, the Company shall advise the Renter or the Driver of specific purposes in advance.

10 MISCELLANEOUS

Article 1 Countervailing
In the event that the Company is under monetary obligation to the Renter or the Driver under the Terms and Conditions, the Company may countervail such monetary obligation against the debts to which the Renter or the Driver is liable to the Company at the Company’s convenience.
Article 2 Consumption Tax
Renter or the Driver shall pay to the Company the consumption tax, including the local consumption tax, imposed on the rental transaction under the Terms and Conditions.
Article 3 Arrears
In the event that either the Renter or the Driver, and the Comapny neglects to fulfill any monetary obligation under the General Conditions, the Renter or the Driver, and the Comapny shall pay to the other party interests on the balance in the arrears at 18% per annum.
Article 4 Versions in Japanese and in English
In the event of any discrepancy of the General Conditions between the Japanese version and the English translation, the Japanese version shall prevail.
Article 5 Subsidiary Rules
1.The Company may prescribe the subsidiary rules of the Terms and Conditions separately. Such subsidiary rules shall have the same effect as the Terms and Conditions.
When the Company prescribes the subsidiary rules separately, the Company shall post them on the notice boards of its rental offices and make them public in the brochures, the price list, the Web sites and the like. Changes to the subsidiary rules shall apply accordingly.
Article 6 Agreement on the Competent Court
1.Should disputes arise with regard to the rights and obligations on the General Conditions, the competent court shall be the Summary Court having territorial jurisdiction over the main office, branch office or any business office of the Company, regardless of the sued damages in controversy.