Terms & Conditions


Limited liability

in no event will the Original Kanji Competition (OKC) or any of its founders, or affiliates be liable for any damages, including without limitation any indirect, consequential, special, incidental, or punitive damages arising out of, based on, or resulting from this agreement or your use of the site, even if OKC or its founders or affiliates have been advised of the possibility of such damages.



You retain any ownership rights of your materials submitted to the Original Kanji Competition (OKC), but you grant OKC the following licence to use the submitted materials. When your submission is completed, you grant us a worldwide, royalty-free,     perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, transferable, and sublicensable to use, copy, modify, adapt, prepare derivative works from distribute, perform, and display your submission and name. You expressly agree that OKC may alter, edit or modify your submitted materials if needed. You agree to waive all rights of privacy, publicity, and defamation in and relating to the photograph and the posted quote or content. 


Privacy Policy

We only collect the information you choose to give us, and we process it with your consent, or on another legal basis, we only require the minimum amount of personal information that is necessary to fulfill the purpose of your interaction with us, we don’t sell it to third parties; and we only use it as this privacy statement describes.