Operation Commencement Date: April 1, 2005
Amendment: May 30, 2017
President and CEO
The "Act on the Protection of Personal Information" (hereinafter "the Act"), with regard to personal information that is obtained by the Company (Name: Sony Corporation), which is a business operator handling personal information, prescribes the statutory matters, such as the purpose of use, that should be published or made easily accessible to the individual.
(Matters relating to personal information concerning employment applicants and our employees shall be published or notified, etc., to the individual separately.)
Article 23 Paragraph 5 Item 3 of the Act prescribes, as an exception for third party provision, that in the event of personal data (excluding special care-required information) being used jointly with a specified party being provided to said specified party, and the fact of this along with certain matters being made easily accessible to the individual, said specified party is not applicable as a "third party" referred to in third party provision, and that personal data may be provided to said joint user without obtaining the prior consent of the individual.
In regard to this, there may be cases in which the Company jointly uses personal data that is obtained in accordance with the following items.