Terms and Conditions

General Statement Regarding Terms and Conditions

Welcome to AU Photographer.
These are our Terms & Conditions for use of the Site which you may access in several ways, including but not limited to the web, PDAs, mobile phones and RSS feeds. These Terms & Conditions apply whenever you access the Site, regardless of how you access the Site.

Use of this site

1. AU Photographer is the owner and operator of this Site.

2. Users of this Site (Users) agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions, which are subject to change at AU Photographer’s sole discretion. Your use of and access to this Site indicates your acceptance of these Terms & Conditions, as they exist at that time.

Intellectual Property

3. All intellectual property or content on this Site belongs to AU Photographer or its licensors, advertisers or affiliates. All content on this Site is protected by Australian and international copyright and other intellectual property laws. You may not do anything which interferes with or breaches those laws or the intellectual property rights in the content.

4. You may download and view content or print a copy of material on this Site for personal, non-commercial use provided you do not modify the content in any way (including any copyright notice). All rights not expressly granted under these terms of use are reserved by AU Photographer. Unless expressly stated otherwise, you are not permitted to copy, or republish anything you find on the Site without the copyright or trademark owner’s permission.

5. Trademarks may be displayed on the Site from time to time. These may belong to third parties. Nothing displayed on the Site should be construed as granting any license or right of use of any logo, trademark or masthead displayed on the Site, without the express written permission of the relevant owner.

Liability & Indemnity

6. AU Photographer does not warrant the accuracy of the content on the Site. The content is provided to you “as is” and on an “as available” basis and on the condition that you undertake all responsibility for assessing the accuracy of the content and rely on it at your own risk. All content on the Site may be changed at AU Photographer’s sole discretion and without notice.

7. AU Photographer will have no responsibility or liability in relation to any loss or damage that you incur, including damage to your software or hardware, arising from your use of or access to this Site.

8. AU Photographer does not warrant that functions contained in the Site content, such as hyperlinks, will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that AU Photographer or the server that makes it available, are free of viruses or bugs.

9. To the extent permitted by law, all other representations, conditions or warranties, whether based in statute, common law or otherwise are excluded. Liability of AU Photographer, for any breach of a term or condition implied by law is limited at AU Photographer’s discretion, to the supply of any service again or the payment for the cost of having any service supplied again.

10. You indemnify AU Photographer and its affiliated companies, and each of their directors, officers, employees and agents against any action, claim, loss or expense which it incurs which arises from your use of the Site.

Third Party Content & Links

11. This site may include third party content which is subject to that third party's terms and conditions of use. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting any license or right for you to use that content.

12. This site may include links to third party sites which are not related to AU Photographer and in relation to which AU Photographer has no control or interest. The appearance of those links on this site does not indicate any relationship between AU Photographer and that third party or any endorsement by AU Photographer of that third party, its site or the products or services which it is advertising on this Site.

Contributing Content

13. When you submit content to AU Photographer in any format, including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio, you grant AU Photographer a non-exclusive, royalty –free, perpetual license to publish that content.

14. You agree that AU Photographer can use that content in any way, now and in the future. AU Photographer also reserves the right not to use the content you submit.

15. You warrant that you have all of the necessary rights, including copyright, in the content you contribute, that your content is not defamatory and that it does not infringe any law.

16. You indemnify AU Photographer against any and all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by AU Photographer as a result of a breach of the above warranty.

17. You waive any moral right sin your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on the Site.

General

18. These Terms & Condition shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of New South Wales.

19. Users will not use this site for any purpose or in any way which is unlawful.