Conditions of use

These terms and conditions, together with the Katelyn Brooke Designs Privacy Policy and any additional terms, conditions, notices and disclaimers displayed elsewhere on the Katelyn Brooke Designs (“Conditions”) govern your use of and access to the Katelyn Brooke Designs.

We may change all or part of the Conditions at any time. If we do, the new Conditions will be posted on the Katelyn Brooke Designs. Your subsequent or continued use of the Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs.

These terms and conditions of use were last updated in December 2022.

The Katelyn Brooke Designs

While we use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Katelyn Brooke Designs (of digital media assets and platforms operated of controlled by Katelyn Brooke Designs entities) is available continuously, we do not make any representations or warranties that your access will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error free. Your access to the Katelyn Brooke Designs may be suspended without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or any reason beyond our control.

Except as expressly provided otherwise in the Conditions, we reserve the right to change or discontinue any website, feature or service (or part thereof) on the Katelyn Brooke Designs at any time.

Except as expressly provided otherwise in the Conditions, Digital Subscription Terms and Conditions or Newspaper Subscription Terms and Conditions, we reserve the right to change the pricing for any chargeable service or feature on the Katelyn Brooke Designs at any time without providing notice to you.

Registration

To access or use certain parts of the Katelyn Brooke Designs, you must register as a user of the Katelyn Brooke Designs and/or a particular website that forms part of the Katelyn Brooke Designs. Generally, registration is free.

When registering, you must provide us with accurate, complete and up-to-date registration information, as requested. It is your responsibility to inform us of any changes to your registration information. We will treat your personal information strictly in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

You must not register multiple times.

You must not impersonate or create a registration for any person other than yourself.

We may at any time request a form of identification to verify your identity.

You must ensure the security and confidentiality of your registration details, including any username and/or password assigned to you. You are wholly responsible for all activities which occur under your registration details (including unauthorised use of your credit card). You must notify us immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your registration details. You must not permit your registration details to be used by or transferred to any other person.

We reserve the right to, in our sole discretion, suspend or terminate your registration or access to all or any part of the Katelyn Brooke Designs, including if we believe you are abusing the services in any way, have breached the Conditions or are no longer an active registered user.

Your conduct

  1. You must not:
    1. use the Katelyn Brooke Designs in breach of any applicable laws or regulations;
    2. use the Katelyn Brooke Designs (or Material obtained from the Katelyn Brooke Designs):
      • (a) to transmit (or authorise the transmission of) “junk mail,” “chain letters,” unsolicited emails, instant messaging, “spimming,” or “spamming”;
      • (b) to impersonate any person or entity;
      • (c) to solicit money, passwords or personal information from any person;
      • (d) to harm, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise offend others; or
      • (e) for any unlawful purpose;
    3. use the Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 nudity, 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;
    4. interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the Katelyn Brooke Designs;
    5. 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs;
    6. use the Katelyn Brooke Designs with the assistance of any automated scripting tool or software;
    7. frame or mirror any part of the Katelyn Brooke Designs without our prior written authorisation;
    8. use code or other devices containing any reference to the Katelyn Brooke Designs to direct other persons to any other web page;
    9. except to the extent permitted by law, modify, adapt, sublicense, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decipher, decompile or otherwise disassemble any portion of the Katelyn Brooke Designs or cause any other person to do so; or
    10. delete any attributions or legal or proprietary notices on the Katelyn Brooke Designs.

Your Material

  1. By uploading, transmitting, posting or otherwise making available any Material via the Katelyn Brooke Designs, you:
    1. grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, licence to use, reproduce, edit and exploit the Material in any form and for any purpose;
    2. except where expressly stated otherwise, also grant each user of the Katelyn Brooke Designs a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, licence to use, reproduce, edit and exploit the Material in any form for any purpose, subject to the Conditions;
    3. warrant that you have the right to grant the above mentioned licences;
    4. warrant that the Material does not breach the Conditions; and
    5. unconditionally waive all moral rights (as defined by the Copyright Act 1968) which you may have in respect of the Material.
  • We reserve the right (but have no obligation) to:
    • review, modify, reformat, reject or remove any Material which you upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available (or attempt to upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available) that, in our opinion, violates the Conditions or otherwise has the potential to harm, endanger or violate the rights of any person; and
    • monitor use of the Katelyn Brooke Designs, and store or disclose any information that we collect, including in order to investigate compliance with the Conditions or for the purposes of any police investigation or governmental request.

We are not responsible for, and accept no liability with respect to, any Material uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise made available on the Katelyn Brooke Designsk by any person other than us. For the avoidance of doubt, we will not be taken to have uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise made Material available on the Katelyn Brooke Designs simply by facilitating others to post, transmit or other make Material available. Furthermore, we do not endorse any opinion, advice or statement made by any person other than us.

Intellectual Property

Except where expressly provided otherwise in the Conditions, you do not have any right, title or interest in or to any proprietary rights relating to the Katelyn Brooke Designs.

The Katelyn Brooke Designs contains Material that is protected by copyright, trade mark and other laws. Except where expressly provided otherwise in the Conditions, you may reproduce and display the Material on the Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs should be construed as granting any right of use in relation to any logo, masthead or trade mark displayed on the Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs. Such websites do not form part of the Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs entirely at your own risk.

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

The Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs, 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. These communications and/or activities may be subject to separate terms and conditions and are conducted in accordance with the terms of Katelyn Brooke Designs’s Privacy Policy. For example, the personal information you provide when registering on the Katelyn Brooke Designs may be used, or disclosed, for the purpose of sending you marketing or promotional material about a third party business that we believe may be of interest to you. You will be given an opportunity to unsubscribe to any of these communications in accordance with applicable legislation. If you wish to make a complaint or provide feedback about a privacy related matter, please email our Privacy Officer at [email protected]

Disclaimer

You use the Katelyn Brooke Designs at your sole risk.

Except where expressly stated otherwise, Material on the Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs, 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 Katelyn Brooke Designs in any circumstance.

Limitation of liability

You use the Katelyn Brooke Designs at your sole risk.

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions and warranties relating to your use of the Katelyn Brooke Designs that are not expressly set out in the Conditions.

  1. To the extent that our liability for breach of any implied warranty or condition cannot be excluded by law, our liability will be limited, at our option, to:
    1. in the case of services supplied or offered by us:
      • the re-supply of those services; or
      • the payment of the cost of having those services re-supplied; and
    2. in the case of goods supplied or offered by us:
      • the replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods;
      • the repair of the goods;
      • the payment of the cost of having the goods replaced; or
      • the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired.

In relation to any express warranty or condition set out in the Conditions in connection with goods or services supplied or offered by us via the Katelyn Brooke Designs, our liability to you will be limited to the amount(s) paid by you (if any) in respect of those goods or services.

In no circumstances will we be liable to you for any indirect, incidental, special and/or consequential losses or damages (including loss of profits, revenue, production, goodwill, data or opportunity) of whatever nature howsoever arising in connection with the Katelyn Brooke Designs.

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 Katelyn Brooke Designs, including any breach by you of the Conditions.