All the Legal Stuff:
for Business North Shore
When become a member of Business North Shore you are contracting with Business North Shore Ltd (ACN: 607 955 877 ) an Australian not for profit public company limited by guarantee having its office at 133 Alexander St, Crows Nest in New South Wales, Australia (‘BNS’).
Through its website, Business North Shore Limited (‘BNS’) provides you with access to a variety of resources, content, forms, precedents, publications, audio and video recordings, compositions, software, communication services, artworks, products and product information (called ‘BNS Services’). The websites and BNS services are protected by the laws relating to Intellectual Property.
BNS SERVICES ARE NOT LEGAL ADVICE
None of the BNS Services constitutes legal advice. BNS and any of its authors, contributors or suppliers are not providing legal advice via this site nor do they warrant that BNS Services are entirely free of defects or fit for any specific purpose. BNS nor its contributors accept any liability for errors or omissions and any loss or damages resulting from or connected with the use of BNS Services.
BNS Services could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information therein. BNS and/or its authors, contributors or suppliers may make changes to BNS Services at any time in their sole discretion without notice or liability.
LIMITATION OF USE OF BNS SERVICES
BNS Services are made available for members, for use in the ordinary course of their business.
Other than for use in your business, you may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any content, information, software, products or services obtained from BNS Services. Any exporting capabilities are solely an accommodation to you and shall not constitute a grant or waiver (or other limitation or implication) of any rights of the copyright owners in any of BNS Services.
To the extent permitted by law, all warranties, conditions and guarantees implied by law or otherwise are excluded and neither BNS Pty Ltd nor its officers, employees, agents or related bodies corporate will be liable to you or any third party in any way for any loss, damage, costs or expenses you or they may suffer or incur as a result of using BNS Services or any documents or information published by BNS.
To the extent that any warranty or guarantee is implied by law or the law prohibits the exclusion or modification of liability in a particular way, then, to the full extent permitted by law, BNS’s liability will be limited to:
In relation to services, the supply of the services again, the correction of the services or the payment of the costs of having the services supplied again.
You acknowledge and agree that the services provided by BNS are intended to be used by business owners and their staff in the course of their business and are not consumer products or services or goods or services of a kind ordinary acquired for personal, domestic or household user consumption.
USE OF BNS SERVICES
Use of BNS Services requires a compatible device, Internet access, and certain software, and may require obtaining updates or upgrades from time to time. Because use of BNS Services involves hardware, software, and Internet access, your ability to use BNS Services may be affected by the performance of these factors. High speed Internet access is strongly recommended. You acknowledge and agree that such system requirements are entirely your responsibility, and may change from time to time.
NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
As a condition of your use of BNS Services, you will not use BNS Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use BNS Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any BNS server, or the network(s) connected to any BNS server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any Services. You may not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any Services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any BNS server or to any of BNS Services, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through BNS Services.
MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY
If any of BNS Services requires you to open an account, you must complete the registration process by providing BNS with current, complete and accurate information (‘Registration Data’). You also will choose a password and a user name. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify BNS immediately of any unauthorised use of your account or any other breach of security. BNS will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by BNS or another party due to someone else using your account or password. You may not use anyone else’s account at any time, without the permission of the account holder. You further agree to maintain and update your Registration Data as required to keep it accurate, current, and complete. BNS may terminate your rights to any or all of BNS Services if any information you provide is false, inaccurate or incomplete. You agree that BNS may store and use the Registration Data you provide (including payment card information) for use in maintaining your accounts and for billing fees to your payment card.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
The Websites and BNS Services contain links to third party websites (‘the Links’) which are external to the Websites and BNS Services. BNS makes no warranties and accepts no liability for the Links; the content and/or the accuracy, correctness, currency and/or reliability of such content therein; or any consequence of acting upon the contents of any website which is not owned/operated by BNS. BNS does not endorse the content, or the use, of such websites, material or content linked from or to this website. Users of the Links are responsible for being aware of which organisation is hosting the website they visit. Views or recommendations provided in linked websites do not necessarily reflect those of BNS.
While BNS takes reasonable precautions to prevent unauthorised access to or use of personal information and confidential information, the use of electronic communications and electronic data storage systems means that there remains a possibility that such information may be accessed by unauthorised persons. To read the BNS Privacy Statement click here
USE OF INFORMATION
As a condition of your use of BNS Services, you authorise us to include your organisation’s name in our published list of members.
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