Website Terms & Conditions
The following terms and conditions (the "Terms and Conditions") govern your access to and use of this web site (the "Site"). By accessing and using the Site, you accept and agree to be bound by and comply with these Terms and Conditions. If you do not accept and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, please do not access or use the Site.
Changes to these Terms and Conditions
SPH reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice. Your continued access to or use of the Site after any changes to these Terms and Conditions indicates your acceptance of such changes. It is your responsibility to review these Terms and Conditions regularly.
Changes to the Content of the Site
SPH reserves the right to change any information, material or content contained on the Site (the "Content") at any time, and from time to time, without notice.
Other Terms and Conditions
These Terms and Conditions must be read by you together with any other terms, conditions or disclaimers contained on the Site. In the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any other terms, conditions or disclaimers contained on the Site, the latter will govern. The products and services of SPH and its subsidiaries and affiliates are subject to other terms and conditions governing their use. (For example, see SPH's terms and conditions.)
Ownership / Copyright and Licenses
All Contents of this website, including (without limitation) all designs, graphics, pictures, illustrations, software, artwork, video, music, sound, names, words, titles, phrases, logos and marks displayed on the Site, are owned or licensed by SPH and are protected by copyright, trade-mark and other intellectual property laws and treaty provision laws.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
You agree that you will not, without SPH's prior written permission, use the Site and the Content for purposes other than your own personal, non-commercial use and benefit. You also agree that you will not, without SPH's prior written permission, frame the Site or the Content or any part thereof on any commercial or non-commercial internet web site. You acquire absolutely no rights or licences to the Site or the Content, other than the limited right to use the Site and the Content in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. You agree that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful. Except as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions, any reproduction, retransmission, distribution, sale, republication, modification, translation of or creation of derivative works based on the Site or the Content, in whole or in part, and any decompilation, disassembly, reverse engineering or other exploitation of the Site, without SPH's prior written permission, is strictly prohibited.
Third Party Sites / Links
SPH may provide links to third party web sites. SPH does not endorse the information contained on those web sites or guarantee their quality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, timeliness, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for any purpose. The content in any linked web site is not under SPH's control, and if you choose to access any such web site, you do so entirely at your own risk.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless SPH, its officers, directors, owners, partners, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information provider to the website from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including attorney's fees, resulting from any violation of these Conditions of Use (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or your use and access of the SPH website.
Given the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules including, without limitation, rules about the Internet, data, e-mail, privacy, copyright, and trademark infringement. Additionally, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Australia or the country in which you reside.
SPH failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use. SPH may assign its rights and duties under these Terms and Conditions of Use to any party at any time without notice to you. If any of these Terms and conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining Terms and condition. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
The downloading of Content is done at your own risk. SPH cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that the Site or the Content are compatible with your computer system(s) or that the Site or the Content will be free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or disabling devices or other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing safeguards to protect the security and integrity of your computer system(s), and you are responsible for the entire cost of any service, repairs or connections of and to your computer(s) system that may be necessary as a result of your use of the Site.
When you visit SPH or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically, and thereby you are consenting to receive communications from us electronically or by other means available. We will communicate with you electronically, by telephone or by fax. It is further understood that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
THE SITE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. USE OF THE SITE OR THE CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. SPH DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR TIMELINESS OF THE SITE OR THE CONTENT. SPH DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN THE SITE OR THE CONTENT. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SPH DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE AND THE CONTENT WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR COLLATERAL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OR THAT THE SITE OR THE CONTENT ARE OR WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION. IN NO EVENT WILL SPH BE LIABLE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, PERSONAL INJURY, FINES, FEES, PENALTIES OR OTHER LIABILITIES), WHETHER OR NOT SPH IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO MAKE USE OF, THE SITE OR THE CONTENT.
Entire Agreement, Waiver and Severability
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between SPH and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and SPH with respect to the Site. A printed version of these Terms and Conditions and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to these Terms and Conditions to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.