Social media terms and conditions
Dietitian Connection Pty Ltd
Dietitian Connection Pty Ltd ACN 155 488 565 (Dietitian Connection) is connected to various social media websites and networks.
In these terms and conditions, the expression social media includes but is not limited to websites and networks for social networking (including sites such as Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, You Tube and Twitter), media sharing facilities, forums and discussions boards, blogs and any medium which may be used to publish or communicate user-generated content associated with Dietitian Connection (Social Media).
In these terms and conditions, the expressions we, us and our are a reference to Dietitian Connection Pty Ltd ACN 155 488 565.
If you use Social Media, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms and conditions listed below and any other laws or regulations which apply to Dietitian Connection Social Media. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must refrain from using Social Media. We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon notification on Social Media. Your continued use of Social Media following such notification will represent an agreement by you to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended.
Intellectual property rights statement
As between you and us, all intellectual property rights in Social Media, including in design, text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and all software relating to Social Media belong to or are licensed by us. These intellectual property rights are protected by Australian and international laws.
You acknowledge that all information contained in Social Media is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, which should be tailored to your individual circumstances. Similarly, the products and services referred to in Social Media are for your information only, and we advise that you exercise your own judgment before deciding to use a product or service advertised or referred to in Social Media. You acknowledge that the publication of details of goods and services in Social Media does not constitute any form of endorsement by us.
In using Social Media, you must not access, post, publish, comment upon, reproduce or otherwise distribute material (in any form):
(a) of an illegal or offensive nature, including material that is discriminatory, sexually explicit, harassing, intimidating, fraudulent or otherwise inappropriate;
(b) of a defamatory or a derogatory nature;
(c) of a bullying, harassing, disparaging or violent nature;
(d) which is of a misleading nature or makes any misrepresentation, regardless of whether the material is deliberately misleading;
(e) which discloses any personal, confidential or proprietary information, including but not limited to health information and health records or data;
(f) which breaches copyright or any other intellectual property right;
(g) to initiate or participate in any activity which may breach any laws in force anywhere in the world; or
(h) for any unauthorised commercial or promotional use.
Right of removal
Dietitian Connection may in its absolute discretion, remove or block any material that you post or publish on Social Media, including without limitation, any material that Dietition Connection determines to be inappropriate (including spam), or in breach of this agreement.
Social Media may contain links to other websites. The links are provided for convenience only and may not remain current or be maintained. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices associated with linked websites.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. We do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information that you transmit to Social Media is transmitted at your own risk. If you become aware of any problems with the security of the data or any Social Media, please contact us immediately.
You must ensure that your access to Social Media is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you.
We do not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of the information on Social Media, nor do we undertake to keep our Social Media updated. We do not accept responsibility for loss suffered as a result of reliance by you on the accuracy or currency of information contained on Social Media. Material displayed on Social Media is for information purposes only.
The information on Social Media is not, and is not intended to be, medical advice. You should contact a health care professional for any health care or medical advice. You should not act or refrain to act on the basis of any of the material on Social Media without first satisfying yourself as to the truth or accuracy of all information given. Professional medical advice should be obtained before taking action on any issue considered using Social Media.
For the purposes of s442E of the Criminal Code (Qld), we may from time to time act as agent on behalf of any individual or organisation whose products or services are advertised on Social Media, and may receive valuable consideration in exchange for the promotion of the goods or services on Social Media. An advertisement of a good or service by us does not mean we endorse it.
You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process that you employ for accessing Social Media does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code, or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system. For the removal of doubt, we do not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to your own computer system which arises in connection with your use of Social Media or any linked website.
Limitation of liability
We are not liable for any loss or damage, however caused (including, but not limited to, by our negligence) suffered by you in connection with this agreement or your use of Social Media.
If the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) or any other legislation states that there is a guarantee in respect of goods or services supplied, and our liability for breach of that guarantee may not be excluded but may be limited, our liability for such breach is limited to, in the case of a supply of goods, replacing the goods or supplying equivalent goods or repairing the goods, or in the case of supply of services, supplying the services again or paying the cost of having the services supplied again.
Except as stated in the prior paragraph, nothing in these terms and conditions limits any rights you may have under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth).
You agree to indemnify us for all damages, losses, penalties, fines, expenses and costs (including legal costs) which arise out of or relate to your use of Social Media, any information that you provide to us via Social Media or any damage that you may cause to our Social Media. This indemnification includes, without limitation, liability relating to copyright infringement, defamation, invasion of privacy, trade mark infringement and breaches of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth).
Access to Social Media may be withdrawn, monitored, restricted or blocked at any time without notice. These terms and conditions will survive any such withdrawal, monitoring, restriction or blocking.
Governing law and jurisdiction