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You understand that News On The Run is under no obligation to monitor use of the Website and Services for Prohibited Content, inappropriate User Content, Prohibited Activities or other inappropriate conduct by users, and assumes no responsibility for (including no responsibility for modifying or removing) any User Content submitted by, or conduct undertaken, by any users. Despite this, News On The Run will use its reasonable endeavours to monitor the Website and Services in this manner.
You are solely responsible for:
a) all User Content which you submit on or through the Website and Services;
b) any material or information that you transmit to other users of the Website and Services, and for your interactions with other persons via the Website and Services generally; and
c) ensuring that all User Content that you submit on or through the Website and Services, and any material or information that you transmit to other users, complies with all applicable data protection and privacy laws.
You acknowledge that a purpose of the Website and Services is to act as a digital archive, and understand and agree that any User Content you submit will remain on or accessible through the Website and Services even after you cease to use the Website and Services
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Except as expressly intended by the functionality of the Website and Services, you must not alter or modify any part of Website and Services without the prior written approval of News On The Run.
Use of the Website and Services for unlawful, illegal or otherwise prohibited activities, including but not limited to distribution of material which infringes the intellectual property rights of third parties, circulation of pornographic, defamatory, racist or otherwise objectionable material and collecting details of other users by any means whatsoever for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or any other form of unauthorised solicitation, is prohibited.
News On The Run reserves the right to investigate, and take any appropriate action (including removal of User Content, suspension or termination of access to the Website and Services, or legal action, if necessary) against you if News On The Run determines that you have:
a) submitted User Content which is illegal, offensive, prohibited or otherwise objectionable (Prohibited Content). Prohibited Content includes, but is not limited to, User Content that News On The Run determines:
i) is offensive or promotes racism, bigotry, physical harm, harassment or discrimination of any kind against any person or group of people;
ii) is exploitative of people in a sexual or violent manner;
iii) contains nudity, excessive violence, or otherwise offensive subject matter;
iv) is pornographic in nature;
v) is liable to pose or create a privacy or security risk to any person;
vi) contains image(s) of persons under the age of 18, and parental/guardian consent has not been provided to the use of those images;
vii) contains material which is obscene, threatening, false, misleading or defamatory or promotes illegal activities or conduct;
viii) constitutes or promotes an infringement of the intellectual property rights or any other rights of another party, or is likely to;
ix) contains the work of another person which has been submitted without that person’s consent; or
x) is commercial in nature, where such User Content has not been subject to prior written approval by News On The Run; or
b) accessed or used the Website and Services for purposes which are unlawful, illegal or prohibited (Prohibited Activities). Prohibited Activities include, but are not limited to, activities conducted by you in or via the Website and Services that News On The Run in its sole discretion determines:
i) are criminal or otherwise illegal in nature, including but not limited to fraud, harassment, spamming and infringement of intellectual property rights;
ii) are commercial in nature, where such activities have not been subject to prior written approval by News On The Run, including but not limited to advertising and soliciting activities;
iii) involve the use of viruses, bots, worms or any other material intended to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware, or otherwise permit the unauthorised use of, or access to, a computer or computer network;
iv) are automated uses of the Website and Services;
v) involve impersonation of another user, or any other person or entity; or
News On The Run expressly reserves the right to take any action deemed necessary in respect of any Prohibited Content or Prohibited Activities or other illegal or unauthorised use of the Website and Services by any person, including removing Prohibited Content without notice, referring matters to appropriate authorities for further investigation (such as police) and appropriate legal action.
You must immediately notify News On The Run if you become aware or reasonably suspect that any User Content submitted by another user is Prohibited Content, or that any other user is engaging in Prohibited Activities, or proposes to do so.
While we have made every effort to ensure that information is free from error, News On The Run does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of Material on the Website. All information is subject to change without notice. News On The Run does not guarantee that the Website or Third Party Websites will be free from viruses, or that access to the Website or Third Party Websites will be uninterrupted.
Limitation of Liability
Subject to any terms, conditions or other responsibilities implied by law and which cannot legally be excluded, News On The Run and its officers, agents, employees and other representatives exclude and are not liable to you for any losses, damages, liabilities, claims and expenses (including but not limited to legal costs and defence or settlement costs) incurred by you or any third party whatsoever, arising out of or referable to Material on the Website or to Third Party Material, whether in contract, tort including negligence, statute or otherwise.
The liability of News On The Run and its officers, agents, employees and other representatives for a breach of any term, condition, guarantee or warranty implied by law and which cannot legally be excluded by News On The Run and its officers, agents, employees and other representatives, is limited to the fullest extent possible, at News On The Run’s option, to:
a) in the case of goods – replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods, repair of the goods, payment of the cost of replacing the goods or acquiring equivalent goods, or payment of the costs of having the goods repaired; and
b) in the case of services – the supply of the services again or payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.
Copyright and Trade Marks
You retain ownership of all rights (including intellectual property rights) in any User Content which you generate, display, post, upload onto, publish or otherwise submit through the Website and Services.
By uploading or submitting any User Content via the Website and Services, you grant to News On The Run and all users of the Website and Services (both current and future) a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, fee-free, royalty-free licence to use, archive, reproduce, modify, perform, display and distribute or otherwise use, exploit or dispose of the User Content you have submitted (Licence).
You acknowledge that the Licence includes, without limitation, the right to exploit the User Content in hardcopy (through printed materials), online or in digital format via downloads, streaming or otherwise, and you irrevocably consent to the adaptation, reproduction, editing, re-titling, alteration, adding to and/or deleting from, rearrangement, transposing, translation and exploiting of your User Content for any purpose and in any media (now known or developed in the future), including but not limited to the reproduction, publication, communication to the public and adaptation of the User Content and any works derived from this material.
You also acknowledge that the Licence will continue in perpetuity notwithstanding the fact that you may at any time request that News On The Run remove any User Content you have submitted on or through the Website and Services.
The Licence granted to News On The Run is transferable and may be assigned or sub-licensed by News On The Run to any third parties without your consent. The Licence granted by you to other Website and Services users is personal to each user, and may not be assigned, sub-licensed or otherwise dealt with by them.
You represent and warrant that:
a) you own all the rights in and to the User Content and that you have all necessary right and title to grant the Licence;
b) the User Content, and its submission on or through the Website and Services, does not infringe the rights, including without limitation, the intellectual property rights, of any person or other third party; and
c) the User Content contains nothing which is defamatory, obscene, false, misleading or deceptive and does not breach any statute or other law or regulation, including but not limited to applicable child protection, privacy or intellectual property laws. You must pay all royalties, fees or any other amounts owing to any person or other third party in respect of any User Content submitted by you on or through the Website and Services.
You must comply at all times with the Privacy Act 1998 (Cth) and any other legislation, principles, industry codes and policies (Privacy Laws) relating to the handling of all information about a person which is “personal information” as defined in Privacy Laws (Personal Information) collected, used, disclosed or submitted via the Website and Services.
You also acknowledge and agree that News On The Run may use any Personal Information provided by you for purposes incidental to the provision of the Website and Services, competitions and promotions, and sending you marketing and promotional material that we believe you may be interested in, either from any of our related entities or a third party business which we consider may be of interest to you.
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