Legal/T&C’s

Contributors:

 Liability & Indemnity

(a) To the extent permitted by law Transgression Media Pty Ltd trading as Transgression accepts no responsibility or liability in relation to any material submitted for publication.

(b) Transgression Media Pty Ltd trading as Transgression does not indemnify contributors against any legal action brought against contributors as a result of the publication of material submitted by them unless otherwise agreed to in writing by Transgression Media Pty Ltd trading as Transgression. 

Submitting articles, images and/or text for publication on Transmission

You may submit to us material for publication in various areas of the site. We accept no liability in respect of any material submitted by contributors and/or any other user and published by us and we are not responsible for its content and accuracy.

By submitting material for publication in Transmission contributors agree to fully indemnify Transmission Media Pty Ltd trading as Transmission against any expenses, costs, losses (including consequential loss) or damages that may be suffered or incurred as a result of the publication of the submitted material.

General Conditions of Use. Applicable to ALL site users:

These terms and conditions govern your use of and access to the Transgression website.

We may change all or part of the Conditions at any time. If we do, the new Conditions will be posted on Transgression. Your subsequent or continued use of the Transgression site will constitute your acceptance of any changes. If you object to any changes to the Conditions, your only remedy is to immediately discontinue your use of the site.

These terms and conditions of use were last updated in January 2016.

Your conduct

You must not:

(a) use the Transgression website in breach of any applicable laws or regulations;

(b) use the Transgression website (or Material obtained from the Transgression website):

  • to transmit (or authorise the transmission of) “junk mail,” “chain letters,” unsolicited emails, instant messaging, “spimming,” or “spamming”;
  • to impersonate any person or entity;
  • to solicit money, passwords or personal information from any person;
  • to harm, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise offend others; or
  • for any unlawful purpose;

(c) use the Transgression website to upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available (or attempt to upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available) any Material that:

  • is not your original work, or which in any way violates or infringes (or could reasonably be expected to violate or infringe) the intellectual property or other rights of another person;
  • contains, promotes, or provides information about unlawful activities or conduct;
  • is, or could reasonably be expected to be, defamatory, obscene, offensive, threatening, abusive, pornographic, vulgar, profane, indecent or otherwise unlawful, including Material that racially or religiously vilifies, incites violence or hatred, or is likely to offend, insult or humiliate others based on race, religion, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation or any physical or mental disability;
  • exploits another person in any manner;
  • contains excessive violence, or sexual acts or references;
  • includes an image or personal information of another person or persons unless you have their consent;
  • poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person;
  • you know or suspect (or ought reasonably to have known or suspected) to be false, misleading or deceptive;
  • contains large amounts of untargeted, unwanted or repetitive content;
  • contains restricted or password only access pages, or hidden content;
  • contains viruses, or other computer codes, files or programs designed to interrupt, limit or destroy the functionality of other computer software or hardware;
  • advertises, promotes or solicits any goods or services or commercial activities (except where expressly permitted or authorised by us); or
  • contains financial, legal, medical or other professional advice;

(d) interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the Transgression website;

(e) use any robot, spider, or other device or process to retrieve, index, or in any way reproduce, modify or circumvent the navigational structure, security or presentation of the Transgression website;

(f) use the Transgression website with the assistance of any automated scripting tool or software;

(g) frame or mirror any part of the Transgression website without our prior written authorisation;

(h) use code or other devices containing any reference to the Transgression wesbite to direct other persons to any other web page;

(i) except to the extent permitted by law, modify, adapt, sublicense, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decipher, decompile or otherwise disassemble any portion of the Transgression website or cause any other person to do so; or

(j) delete any attributions or legal or proprietary notices on the Transgression website.

Notifying us

In particular, if you wish to send us a copyright infringement notification, you will need to identify the Material(s) that you believe infringe(s) your copyright, identify each copyright protected work in which you own the rights and which you believe has been infringed, identify how each copyright protected work has been or is being infringed and include your contact information. You will need to sign the notice and send it to legal@transgression.com.au We will endeavor to reply to any such correspondence within 4 business days.

Intellectual Property

Except where expressly provided otherwise, you do not have any right, title or interest in or to any proprietary rights relating to the Transgression website.

The Transgression website contains Material that is protected by copyright, trademark and other laws. Except where expressly provided otherwise in the Conditions, you may reproduce and display the Material on the Transgression website for your own personal, non-commercial use only. Except for the temporary copy held in your computer’s cache and a single permanent copy for your personal reference, the material may not otherwise be used, stored, reproduced, published, altered or transmitted in any form or by any means in whole or part without our prior written approval or the written approval of our licensor.

In particular, you may not use any Material on the Transgression website to establish, maintain or provide, or assist in establishing, maintaining or providing your own publications, Internet site or other means of distribution.

Nothing displayed on the Transgression website should be construed as granting any right of use in relation to any logo, masthead or trademark displayed on the Transgression website without the express written consent of the relevant owner.

Third party websites, advertising and activities

We may feature or display links and pointers to websites operated by third parties on the Transgression website. Such websites do not form part of the Transgression website and are not under our control. We do not accept any responsibility in connection with any such website. If you link to any such websites, you leave the Transgression website entirely at your own risk.

You must not link to the Transgression website from any other website (or otherwise authorise any other person to link from a third party website to the Transgression website) without our prior written consent.

The Transgression website may feature or display third party advertising. By featuring or displaying such advertising, we do not in any way represent that we recommend or endorse the relevant advertiser, its products or services.

If you contact a third party using functionality provided on the Transgression website, including via e-mail, we do not accept any responsibility for any communications or transactions between you and the relevant third party.

From time to time, we may promote, advertise, or sponsor functions, events, offers, competitions or other activities that may be conducted offline and may be conducted by third parties. You participate in any such activities entirely at your own risk. We do not accept any responsibility in connection with your participation in activities conducted by any third party.

Disclaimer

You use the Transgression website at your sole risk.

Except where expressly stated otherwise, Material on the Transgression website is provided as general information only. It is not intended as advice and must not be relied upon as such. You should make your own inquiries and take independent advice tailored to your specific circumstances prior to making any decisions.

We do not make any representation or warranty that any Material on the Transgression website will be reliable, accurate or complete, nor do we accept any responsibility arising in any way from errors or omissions.

We will not be liable for loss resulting from any action or decision by you in reliance on the Material on the Transgression website nor any interruption, delay in operation or transmission, virus, communications failure, Internet access difficulties, or malfunction in equipment or software.

You acknowledge that we are not responsible for, and accept no liability in relation to, any other users’ use of, access to or conduct in connection with the Transgression website network in any circumstance

Limitation of liability

You use the Transgression website at your sole risk.

Indemnity

You agree to fully indemnify and hold us harmless against any expenses, costs, loss (including consequential loss) or damage that we may suffer or incur as a result of or in connection with your use of, access to or conduct in connection with the Transgression website, including any breach by you of the Conditions.

Severability

If any provision of the Conditions is deemed invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of the Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect.

No waiver

No waiver of any term of the Conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. Any failure to assert any right under the Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right.

Affirmation regarding age

By using the Transgression website, you affirm that you are 18 years or over or otherwise possess legal parental or guardian consent.

Applicable law

These Conditions shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws of New South Wales, Australia. You consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in New South Wales Courts to determine any matter or dispute which arises under the Conditions.

Definitions

In these terms and conditions:

“Conditions” means these terms and conditions, together with any additional terms, conditions, notices and disclaimers displayed elsewhere on the Transgression.

“Transgression website” means all of the websites that we own and/or operate from time to time, regardless of how those websites are accessed by users (including via the Internet, mobile phone or any other device).

“Material” means text, illustrations, photos, audio, video, any combination of these or other material.

“Us”, “we” or “our” means Transgression Pty Ltd and/or it’s trading name “Transgression” (ABN 68 609 099 907).