Terms of Use

Introduction

These terms apply to all users of the Yoshinoya Companies websites and the information, content and materials on the Website. By accessing these websites or its contents, you accept these terms. If any of the terms is not agreeable to you, please stop using these Websites immediately.

Content

Yoshinoya Companies seeks to include accurate information on his or her Websites, but makes no representation, warranty, or assurance as to accuracy, currency, or completeness of information provided. Mention of any non-Yoshinoya Companies product or service is for information only and is not an endorsement or recommendation. Yoshinoya Companies makes no representation, warranty or assurance as to accuracy, currency or completeness or otherwise regarding any product, service, resource, content or materials of any third parties. Some products or services are not available worldwide. Reference to products or services does not imply that Yoshinoya Companies intends to offer the products or services in all geographies or locations.

Hyperlinking

You must not hyperlink to these Websites, without Yoshinoya Companies prior written consent. Consent may be withheld for any reason or no reason and, if given, may be restricted based on time or other conditions. There is no implied consent. Consent is given only by express written statement from an authorized representative of Yoshinoya Companies If these Websites at any time provides any link or reference to other sites, Yoshinoya Companies disclaims responsibility for content of such other sites and shall not be liable for any damage or injury arising from that content, access to, or use of any such other site. Any link to other sites is provided as merely a convenience to the user of these Websites.

Changes

Yoshinoya Companies may change these terms, change, add to or eliminate services, information, programs or products referenced on the Websites, or any content or feature of the Websites, at Yoshinoya Companies sole discretion. Yoshinoya Companies may restrict use of any part or all of their Websites, limit time(s) for access, limit who may use the Websites and limit any other aspects or attributes of the Websites. Yoshinoya Companies may take these actions at any time without notice. Any change is effective immediately on posting on these Websites. We suggest you check here periodically for the most up-to-date version of these terms and content. Your use of these Websites after any change means you accept the change. If you don't agree or are dissatisfied with a change, you must stop using these Websites.

Warranty Disclaimer.

All information and contents in or of these websites are provided "as is" with all faults, without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or arising from a course of dealing, usage, or trade practice.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall Yoshinoya Companies, its shareholders, directors, officers, employees, or agents, be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages resulting from any (A) error, mistake, or inaccuracy of content, (B) personal injury or property damage, of any nature resulting from your access to and/or use of these websites, (C) unauthorized access to or use of our servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, (D) interruption or cessation of transmission to or from these websites, (E) any bug, virus, Trojan horse or the like, which may be transmitted to or through theses websites by any third party or by us, and/or (F) any error or omission in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the websites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not Yoshinoya Companies is advised of the possibility of such damage.

Limited Use Permission

You may download, print or reproduce text on these Websites only for your own personal use in learning about, evaluating or acquiring Yoshinoya Companies services or products. You must not download, print, reproduce, copy, display, transmit or make any other use of content on these Websites for any other purpose. Any downloading, printing, reproduction, copying, distribution, retransmission, or modification of information or materials on these sites, including modification of copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices, whether in electronic or hard copy form, and any other use, without the express prior written consent of Yoshinoya Companies is prohibited, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. These prohibitions are not exhaustive. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Yoshinoya Companies and its shareholders, directors, officers, employees, sponsors, licensors, independent contractors, providers, subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively "Indemnified Persons") from and against any and all liability and costs (including attorneys' fees and costs) incurred by any or all of them in connection with any claim arising out of your use of these Websites or your breach of these terms. This provision is for the benefit of Yoshinoya Companies and also of each of the Indemnified Persons, and each of them has the right to enforce this provision. You agree to cooperate fully in the defense of any claim. Yoshinoya Companies reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you. You must not settle any such claim without Yoshinoya Companies written consent.

Location and Nature of Website

You agree that: (I) these Websites are deemed to be solely based in California; and (ii) these Websites shall be deemed passive websites that do not give rise to personal jurisdiction over Yoshinoya Companies, either specific or general, in jurisdictions other than California. These terms shall be governed by, the internal substantive laws of the State of California without regard for its conflict of laws principles. Any claim or dispute between you and Yoshinoya Companies that arises in whole or in part from these websites shall be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction in Los Angeles County, California. Exception: If you are a party to a written agreement with Yoshinoya Companies that provides for arbitration then any dispute with you that arises in whole or in part from these websites shall also be decided by arbitration. These terms, together with the Privacy Policy and any other legal notices published by Yoshinoya Companies on these Websites, are the entire agreement between you and Yoshinoya Companies concerning the Websites.

If any provision of these terms is deemed invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these terms, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of these terms shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term, and the failure by Yoshinoya Companies to assert any right or provision under these terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

Remedies

Yoshinoya Companies reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and equity for violation of these terms. Delay or failure by Yoshinoya Companies to enforce any of these terms does not waive any right to do so at any time.

Trademark and Copyright Notices

Yoshinoya, Yoshinoya USA, Yoshinoya America, YOSHINOYA AMERICA INC., Yoshinoya Companies, Yoshinoya Restaurants, Asiana Grill Yoshinoya, Asiana Grill, Beef Bowl, the beef bowl design, the ox head design, the spelling of Yoshinoya in foreign characters, the Asiana Grill Yoshinoya logo, the Asiana Grill circle with Japanese character, and the phrases "Tastes better because it's cooked fresh," "Sabe major porque esta cocinada fresca," "Asian Flavor Blast," and "Get into the bowl," are registered trademarks and/or trademarks of Yoshinoya Companies, or affiliated Yoshinoya Companies entities and are used with permission.

Unless otherwise indicated, Yoshinoya Companies claims ownership of the copyrights and other rights in and to all content on these websites, including but not limited to all text, graphics, information, materials, overall design, and general look and feel of the Websites. Elements of these websites are also protected by trade dress, trademark, unfair competition, and other laws.

Copyright © 2009 Yoshinoya Companies 991 West Knox Street, Torrance, California 90502. U.S.A. All rights reserved