BLUEPRINT LAW PTY LTD (ABN 99 108 157 053)

WEBSITE TERMS OF USE

The effective date of tHESE TERMS is 23 June 2017

These Terms are important and you should ensure that you read them carefully

These website terms of use (Terms) govern the way that Blueprint Law Pty Ltd (ABN 99 108 157 053)  a provider of legal services and any of its subsidiaries or related group entities (together us or our or we), provides access to the website www.blueprintlaw.com.au or any of our other websites or social media profiles (collectively referred to as the Site).

Your access to the Site is governed by these Terms and is subject to our Privacy Policy (both of which may be updated from time to time). These Terms are in addition to any other guidelines we may provide on the Site and/or otherwise in respect of our services.

Please contact us with any questions before you use the Site. 

By using the Site you acknowledge and agree that you have had sufficient chance to read and understand the Terms and you agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree to the Terms, please do not use the Site.


1.         Licence to use Site

1.1       We grant you a non-exclusive, worldwide, non-transferable licence to use the Site in accordance with the terms and conditions set out in this Agreement.

1.2       You may download, store, display on your computer, view and print content from this Site, for your personal use only, but the materials may not be modified or altered in any way or redistributed or communicated to the public. For the avoidance of doubt, you cannot use the content on this Site for any commercial purposes whatsoever. You agree not to use this Site in a manner which will or which may compromise the security or normal operation of this Site.

1.3       You must not add any content to the Site:

(a)        unless you hold all necessary rights, licences and consents to do so;

(b)        that would cause you or us to breach any law, regulation, rule, code or other legal obligation;

(c)        that is or could reasonably be considered to be obscene, inappropriate, defamatory, disparaging, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, threatening, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence or in breach of privacy;

(d)        that would bring us, or the Site, into disrepute; or

(e)        that infringes the intellectual property or other rights of any person.

1.4       All content on this Site (including text, graphics, images, logos, graphs, charts and other content, including content added by people other than us) is made available for personal, informational purposes only. We do not endorse, sponsor or approve any user generated content or any content available on any linked website, and, while we have taken reasonable steps to ensure that all content on this Site is accurate and complete, no warranties are given regarding such content and you must not rely on any content appearing on the Site.

1.5       This Site may provide content and/or hyperlinks to content that is of a legal or advisory nature, and where it does so, you are expected to make your own enquiries as to the correctness and accuracy of such content and should not rely on this Site as a complete or comprehensive legal resource as this site may not reflect changes in the law.

1.6       You acknowledge and agree that:

(a)        we are not responsible for content generated by users of the Site; and

(b)        external sites which can be accessed via links from this Site are not under our control of and the inclusion of such links does not imply endorsement of the linked site. We do not take responsibility for the content in, or accuracy of, any externally linked sites; and

(c)        information on the Site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors and we do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in the Site; and

(d)        we retain complete editorial control over the Site including the ability to alter, amend or cease the operation of the Site at any time in our sole discretion; and

(e)        we may update, improve or change the information on the Site at any time without notice; and

the Site may be unavailable from time to time (including for maintenance purposes).


2.         Intellectual Property Rights

2.1       Nothing in these Terms constitutes a transfer of any intellectual property rights. You acknowledge and agree that, as between you and us, we own and/or control all intellectual property rights in this Site and all content on it, including our trade marks. All rights, title and interest not expressly granted with respect to this Site, its content and our trade marks are reserved.

2.2       By posting or adding any content onto the Site, you grant us a perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, worldwide and transferable right and licence to use that content in any way (including, without limitation, by reproducing, changing, and communicating the content to the public) and permit us to authorise any other person to do the same thing.

2.3       You consent to any act or omission which would otherwise constitute an infringement of your moral rights, and if you add any content in which any third party has moral rights, you must also ensure that the third party also consents in the same manner.

2.4       The licence in clause 2.3 will survive any termination of these Terms.

2.5       You represent and warrant to us that you have all necessary rights to grant the licences and consents set out in clauses 2.2 and 2.3.


1.         Your warranties

3.1       You represent and warrant to us that:

(a)        you have the legal capacity to enter these Terms; and

(b)        you have complied with clause 1.3


1.         Liability

4.1       To the full extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability (including any liability of our directors, employees, contractors and agents) in respect of loss of data, interruption of business, inability to use, or reliance on the Site and/or the materials contained on the Site whether provided by us, or by a third party, or, in respect of damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, special, incidental, or consequential damages, lost profits, or lost data, regardless of the foreseeability of those damages) including, without limitation, if caused by error, omission, deletion, defect, interruption, failure of performance, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus” or other similarly harmful computer effects, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, negligence, tortious behaviour, or under any other cause of action.

4.2       The Site is provided on an “as is” basis and to the full extent permitted by law, we exclude all representations, warranties or terms (whether express or implied) not otherwise expressed in these Terms.

4.3       These Terms are to be read subject to any legislation which prohibits or restricts the exclusion, restriction or modification of any implied warranties, conditions, guarantees or obligations. If such legislation applies, to the extent possible, we limit our liability in respect of any claim to, at our option the supply of the services again; or the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.


5.         TERMINATION

5.1       These Terms terminate automatically if, for any reason, we cease to operate the Site.

5.2       We may otherwise terminate these Terms or your account immediately, on notice to you, if you have breached these Terms in any way


6.         Communications

We may communicate with you by any means available to us, including by e-mailing, by telephone, text or other form of messaging, from time to time in relation to the Site, our business and services


1.         General

7.1       You must not assign, sub-licence or otherwise deal in any other way with any of your rights under these Terms.

7.2       If a provision of these Terms are invalid or unenforceable it is to be read down or severed to the extent necessary without affecting the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions.

7.3       Each party must at its own expense do everything reasonably necessary to give full effect to this Agreement and the events contemplated by it.

7.4       These Terms shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws of the New South Wales, Australia, and the Federal Laws of Australia where applicable.