Terms of Use

Terms & Conditions

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

Ownership

This website (Website) is owned and operated by Higgins Lawyers (ABN 90 136 128 488) (Higgins & Higgins)

Access and use

Your access to and use of the materials contained in the Website (regardless of whether or not your access or use is intended), is conditional on your acceptance and compliance with the terms, conditions, notices and disclaimers contained in this document and elsewhere on the Website (Terms of Use).

Your use of and access to the Website constitutes your agreement to the Terms of Use.  Higgins Lawyers reserves the right to amend the Terms of Use at any time without notice.

It is important therefore that you read this page regularly to make sure you are aware of any changes.  Since you are bound by these Terms of Use, you should periodically refer to them in this document and elsewhere on the Website.

Please read the Terms of Use carefully.  Any questions or comments regarding or problems with the Website should be sent to the site administrator immediately.

Copyright in the Content on the Website

The copyright subsisting in all information, text, material, graphics, software, advertisements and other material on the Website (Content) is owned by either Higgins Lawyers, its suppliers or licensors (as the case may be) unless expressly indicated otherwise on the Website.

You must not modify, copy, reproduce, communicate to the public, republish, frame, upload to a third party, post, transmit or distribute the Content in any way except as expressly provided for on the Website or expressly authorised in writing by Higgins Lawyers or the owner of the copyright subsisting in the Content.

The use of materials from the Website on any other website or networked computer environment, is similarly prohibited.  You must not use the Website in any manner or for any purpose which is unlawful or in any manner which violates any right of Higgins Lawyers or the owner of the copyright subsisting in the Content or which is prohibited by the Terms of Use.

All rights not expressly granted in the Terms of Use are reserved.

Trademarks

All trademarks displayed on the Website are trademarks of their respective owners.  Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting any licence or right of use of any trademark displayed on the Website without the express written permission of Higgins Lawyers, the relevant Higgins Lawyers affiliate or third party owner.

Content

Changes are made periodically to the Content and the Content could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.

Disclaimer of liability and warranties

The Trade Practices Act 1974 (Commonwealth) and similar State and Territory legislation in Australia may confer rights and remedies on you in relation to the provision by Higgins Lawyers of goods or services on the Website which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified (Non-excludable Rights).  Higgins Lawyers does not exclude any Non-excludable Rights but does exclude all other conditions and warranties implied by custom, law or statute.

Except as provided for by the Non-excludable Rights:
all Content is provided without warranties of any kind, either express or implied.
Higgins Lawyers makes no warranties or representations regarding the quality, accuracy, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose of any Content.
This publication (web-site) is provided by Higgins Lawyers to its clients for their information on a complementary basis. It represents a brief summary of the law applicable as at April 2007 and should not be relied on as a definitive or complete statement of the relevant laws.