Terms & Conditions
Earth Rules Pty Ltd – Website Terms and Conditions
Effective: 10th April, 2018
II. Use of Site/Updates to Site
This Site is offered and available to users who are 18 years of age or older, and reside in Australia. By using this Site, you represent and warrant that you are of 18 years of age and have capacity to form a binding contract and meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. We make no claims that the Site or any of its content is accessible or appropriate outside of Australia. Access to the Site may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Site from outside of Australia, you do so on your own initiative and at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the Site.
Earth Rules reserves the right to change, update, revise or modify these Terms and Conditions from time to time at its sole discretion. All revisions are effective immediately when posted on this Site. Your continued use of this Site after revisions become effective will constitute your agreement to be bound by the revised Terms and Conditions and you should therefore periodically visit this page to review the current rules and regulations. If you are registered on this Site and there are material revisions to these Terms and Conditions that could in our reasonable opinion adversely affect you, we will notify you of the revisions (which, for these purposes, may include notification when you log on to use the Site or an email sent to your email address provided to us). If you do not agree to such changes, you may terminate your registration and cease using the Site.
However, any changes to the dispute resolution provisions set out in the Governing Law and Jurisdiction section of these Terms and Conditions will not apply to any disputes for which the parties have actual notice before the date the change is posted on the Site. Earth Rules reserves the right to suspend or terminate your access to this Site without notice for material violations of the Terms and Conditions. Earth Rules also reserves the right to seek any and all remedies available by law for violations of these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions apply each time you use this Site.
III. Registration Policy
IV. Electronic Communications and Communications Transmitted to this Site
By visiting the Site or by sending emails to us, you are knowingly and voluntarily consenting to receive general marketing communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on this Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. If you would like to opt out of receiving electronic communications from us you may do so by contacting us at email@example.com by using the unsubscribe functions at the bottom of our communications.
Any communication or material you transmit to this Site by email or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments or suggestions, or the like (“Submissions”), is, and will be treated as, non-confidential, non-proprietary and shall become the exclusive property of Earth Rules, even if these Terms and Conditions or any other agreement you have entered into with us is later terminated or amended. We will not pay you or anyone else for any information that you provide which is used by us. Additionally, you acknowledge that you have full responsibility for any Submission you make, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality, and copyright clearances. Earth Rules reserves the right, but has no obligation, to: (i) review Submissions for accuracy or otherwise; (ii) edit, delete or refuse to post any Submissions that are profane, obscene, personal attacks on other individuals, slanderous, defamatory, pornographic, threatening, or harassing, or that contain any other information that Earth Rules deems to be inappropriate for this Site or that in any other way violate these Terms and Conditions, as well as any applicable law; (iii) monitor and/or filter all Submissions; and/or (iv) disclose any Submission to any party for any reason or purpose, including, but not limited to, third parties to operate this Site and to comply with legal obligations or governmental requests. Earth Rules may use any Submissions, in whole or in part, for any purpose, including but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting at no cost obligation to Earth Rules, and you warrant that you are legally entitled to permit Earth Rules to do so. Earth Rules may also use any idea, concept, know-how, or techniques contained in any Submissions for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information, and you warrant that you are legally entitled to permit Earth Rules to do so. Earth Rules has no control over, and shall have no liability for any damages resulting from, the use or misuse of any Submissions by any third party. You consent to any act or omission by Earth Rules or its designees that would otherwise infringe your moral rights in any Submissions.
Earth Rules is not responsible for the views or opinions expressed by third parties. Submissions to this Site do not necessarily reflect the views of Earth Rules, and Earth Rules shall not assume or have any liability for any Submissions. Visitors may not transmit any Submissions that are intended to promote and/or generate revenue for any third party business activity.
As required, you agree to execute any agreement, and do such other acts to confirm Earth Rules’ rights described above.
V. Prohibited Uses
You agree that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or that is otherwise prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. You may not use the Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site. You agree that you are responsible for your own conduct while using the Site and for any consequences thereof. If in the reasonable opinion of Earth Rules your conduct violates any aspect of these Terms and Conditions, Earth Rules may take whatever action it deems appropriate to address such violation, including without limitation notification of appropriate authorities and removal of your access to the Site and/or cancellation of any services.
VI. Your Responsibility
You should always verify the information set out in this Site with independent authorities before acting or relying on it. It is your responsibility to use virus checking software on any download from this Site and to ensure the compatibility of such software with our equipment.
VII. Intellectual Property Rights
The trademarks, logos, service marks, images, trade dress on and copyright to the content of the Site (the “Intellectual Property”) are the property of Earth Rules or its affiliates, its content providers, or licensors and protected by Australian and international laws. Nothing contained on this Site should be construed as granting you, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Intellectual Property without the written permission of Earth Rules or such third party that may own the Intellectual Property displayed on this Site. Your use or misuse of the Intellectual Property displayed on or used in connection with this Site, or any other content on this Site, is strictly prohibited. This restriction includes downloading, copying, reproducing, transmitting, publicly performing, distributing, commercially exploiting, adapting, translating, or modifying any content of this Site for any purpose other than your own personal use. You are advised that Earth Rules will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
VIII. Linking to the Website and Social Media Features
You may link to our homepage www.mapcoffee.com.au, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval, or endorsement on our part.
This Site may provide certain social media features that enable you to:
- Link from your own or certain third-party websites to certain content on this Site.
- Send emails or other communications with certain content, or links to certain content, on this Site.
- Cause limited portions of content on this Site to be displayed or appear to be displayed on your own or certain third-party websites.
You may use these features solely as they are provided by us, solely for the content they are displayed with. Subject to the foregoing, you must not:
- Establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
- Cause the Site or portions of it to be displayed on, or appear to be displayed by, any other site, for example, framing, deep linking, or in-line linking.
- Link to any part of the Site other than the homepage.
- Otherwise take any action with respect to the materials on this Site that is inconsistent with any other provision of these Terms and Conditions.
You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to stop. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. We may disable all or any social media features and any links at any time without notice in our discretion.
IX. Links to Third Party Sites
This Site may contain links to third party sites. Access to any other Internet site linked to this Site is at the user’s own risk, and Earth Rules is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on these sites. You should review the terms and conditions of use and privacy policies of all third party web pages and other websites that you visit.
X. Infringement Notice
If you are an intellectual property rights owner or an agent thereof and believe any material posted to this Site infringes upon your intellectual property rights, you notify us in writing by providing the following information in writing:
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
- Identification of the work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the owner, its agent, or the law; and
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Such information should be sent to Earth Rules Pty Ltd, Level 2 – 620 Church Street, Richmond, Victoria, 3121 AUSTRALIA or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Counternotice. If a notice of copyright infringement has been filed against material posted by you on the Site, and you believe that the content is not infringing, you may send a counter notification containing the following information to Earth Rules Beverages Australia Pty Ltd., Level 2 – 620 Church Street, Richmond, Victoria, 3121, AUSTRALIA or by email at email@example.com:
- Your physical or electronic signature;
- Identification of the content that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the content appeared before it was removed or disabled;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or a misidentification of the content; and
- Your name, address, telephone number, and email address, a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria, Australia, and a statement that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification of the alleged infringement.
If a counter notice is received by us, we may send a copy of the counter notice to the original complaining party informing that person that it may replace the removed content or cease disabling it in ten (10) business days. Unless the copyright owner files an action seeking a court order against the content provider, member or user, the removed content may be replaced, or access to it restored, in ten (10) to fourteen (14) business days or more after receipt of the counter notice, at our sole discretion.
You agree that if you knowingly misrepresent in your notification that the material or activity is infringing, you shall be liable for any damages, including costs and attorneys’ fees, incurred by us or the alleged infringer as the result of our relying upon such misrepresentation in removing or disabling access to the material or activity claimed to be infringing. In accordance with applicable law, we have also adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances and in our sole discretion, users who are deemed to be repeat infringers. We may also, in our sole discretion, limit access to the Site and/or terminate the accounts of any users who infringe any intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement.
Although Earth Rules has attempted to provide accurate information (including any products, graphics, software, recommendations or other materials) on the Site, we assume no responsibility for the completeness, reliability or accuracy of the information. The information on this Site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Earth Rules undertakes no obligation to verify or maintain the currency of such information. Earth Rules may change the programs or products mentioned at any time without notice. Mention of non-Earth Rules products or services is for information purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation.
Earth Rules makes no warranty that (i) the operation of the Site will meet your requirements; (ii) access to the Site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful components, or free of defects or errors; (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the Site will be accurate or reliable; or (iv) defects will be corrected. You (and not Earth Rules) assume the entire cost of all servicing, repair, or correction that may be necessary for your computer equipment and software as a result of any viruses, errors or any other problems whatsoever you may have as a result of visiting this Site.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions excludes, restricts or modifies any guarantee, condition, warranty, right or remedy implied or imposed by any applicable law which cannot lawfully be excluded, restricted or modified. To the extent such applicable law permits Earth Rules to limit its liability in respect of such guarantee, condition, warranty, right or remedy, Earth Rules limits its liability where and to the extent it is entitled to do so.
You hereby agree to hold harmless and indemnify Earth Rules, and its affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, agents, and employees, licensors, suppliers, partners, successors, and assigns, harmless from and against all liability, losses, damages, and costs (including without limitation defense costs and associated reasonable attorney’s fees and associated costs) associated with any claim, action, or demand brought against Earth Rules arising out of (a) any breach of or violation of these Terms and Conditions by you; (b) any information you submit, share, or upload on or to the Site; (c) any claim that information or content that you provide violates any applicable law or otherwise infringes the rights of a third party; and/or (d) your use of any data gathering and extraction tools or any other action you take that imposes an unreasonable burden or load on our infrastructure. You shall cooperate fully in the defense of any claim. Earth Rules reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.
XIII. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia. You irrevocably attorn to the jurisdiction of the Courts of Victoria, and the courts competent to determine appeals from those courts, with respect to any proceedings that may be brought at any time relating to these Terms and Conditions or use of the Site.
XIV. Waiver and Severability
No waiver by Earth Rules of any term or condition set out in these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and any failure of Earth Rules to assert a right or provision under these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions of use and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
XV. Contact Us
If you have any questions, comments or concerns about our Site or these Terms and Conditions you may write to us at Level 2 – 620 Church Street, Richmond, Victoria, 3121 AUSTRALIA or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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