The Ricoh Group, in doing business with public bodies and making political contributions, shall be in compliance with the relevant laws.
(1) Strict impartiality
Officers and Employees, when doing business with government departments or regional (local) authorities, shall comply strictly and impartially with the relevant legal requirements and regulations, always taking care to avoid legal problems.
(2) No improper political contributions
Officers and Employees, except where otherwise permitted by law, shall not in the course of business make contributions to politicians or candidates for political office, nor to political organizations, nor shall they cooperate directly or indirectly in political campaigning.