Terms of Use


Last updated 4 July, 2016
The terms and conditions set forth in this terms of use notice (the “Terms of Use”) shall govern your visit to and use of the websites provided by Wedding Dress Express Pty Ltd  (“WDE”, “us”, “our” or “we”) including www.weddingdressexpress.com.au, and all subdomains of this website, as well as all services related to such web sites (such web sites and services, collectively, the “Site”). By using the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use this Site.
 
General
We reserve the right to change the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use. We will announce any such changes by posting a revised version of these Terms of Use on the Site. You can determine when these Terms of Use were last revised by referring to the “Last Updated” legend at the top of this page. By continuing to use the Site following such changes, you will be deemed to have agreed to such changes. You agree to review these Terms of Use periodically to be aware of any such changes. Your use of certain services on the Site may be governed by additional rules, which are incorporated in the Site. By using any service you acknowledge that you have reviewed all rules for the service in question and agree to be bound by them. We also reserve the right at any time to: change or discontinue any content or feature of the Site or any services or products made available through the Site without notice; charge fees in connection with the use of the Site; modify and/or waive any fees charged in connection with the Site; and/or offer opportunities to some or all users of the Site. You agree that we will not be liable for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Site or of any service, content, feature or product offered through the Site. Your continued use of the Site after such changes will indicate your acceptance of such changes. If you have any questions regarding the meaning or application of this Agreement, please direct your questions or comments to info@weddingdressexpress.com.au.
 
Member Sign In
If and when you decide to become a Member, you agree to (1) provide accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the appropriate registration form, (2) maintain and update your information to keep it accurate, current and complete, and (3) comply with these Terms of Use.
You may review, correct, change, or update your membership information by visiting the your profile section of the Site, or by emailing our customer support at info@weddingdressexpress.com.au. If any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, nor current, or incomplete, we reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to suspend or terminate your membership and/or access to the Site. As part of the membership process, you will be asked to select a username and password. You may not choose a username that impersonates someone else, is or may be illegal, is or may be protected by trademark or other proprietary rights law, is vulgar, racist or otherwise offensive, or may cause confusion. We reserve the right to reject any username at our sole discretion. Your username and password are for your personal use only, and may not be used by any other person. You agree not to transfer or resell your use of or access to the Site (including your username and password) or permit anyone else whose account or membership was suspended or terminated to use the Site through your account, username or password.
If you have reason to believe that your password is no longer secure, you must promptly change your password by updating your Member information, and immediately notify us by emailing us at info@weddingdressexpress.com.au. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password and for any and all activities (including purchases) that are conducted through your account.
 
Blog 
We welcome you to visit and participate in the Blog section of the Site (“Blog”). We value your participation in the Blog and ask you to please help us to maintain a friendly, safe and informative environment. Information provided in the Blog may be provided by our staff, special guest experts, or by contributors and users not connected with us, some of whom may use anonymous screen names. The opinions expressed in the Blog are not necessarily those of Wedding Dress Express. All statements, advice, opinions expressed, and content provided, by Members of the Blog are those of such Members only, and we neither endorse nor shall we be held responsible for the reliability or accuracy of such postings. We are not responsible for information or materials made available in the Blog (including errors or omissions in Blog postings, content or links and images embedded in Blog postings and/or content) or results obtained by using such information or materials. Under no circumstances will we be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information or materials obtained through the content and/or any postings on the Blog and/or the Site. Information, including “Personally Identifiable Information” (any information which can be used to identify a specific individual, such as a name, postal address, telephone number, or email address) which is posted on the Blog will be accessible to other Members participating in the Blog, including people you may not know and whose actions we may not control. Making this information available on the Site may result in a Member receiving “spam” or unsolicited email. Members are encouraged to use discretion when communicating with others and/or disclosing Personally Identifiable Information online. In addition, WDE has no control over, and shall have no liability for, any damages resulting from, the use or misuse by any third party of information that you voluntarily make public through the Blog or any other part of the Site.
Interactions with Site Users
You are solely responsible and liable for (and WDE shall not be responsible or liable for) your interactions with other Site users. WDE is not involved in, a party to, or responsible for any communications, correspondence, interactions or transactions, whether verbal or written and whether electronic or otherwise (“Communications”), between you and any other Site user, or any disputes arising therefrom. You agree to release WDE, its affiliates and third party service providers, and the respective directors, officers, employees, owners, licensors and agents from all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of any kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with any Communications or disputes between you and any other Site user.
Submissions
Please note that we do not accept unsolicited materials or ideas for use in our advertising, publications, other media or businesses. We are not responsible for the similarity of any of our content or programming to any media or materials or ideas transmitted to the Site. Should you send any unsolicited materials or ideas, you do so with the understanding that no consideration of any sort will be provided to you, and that you are waiving any claim against WDE or our affiliates regarding the use of such materials and ideas, even if materials or ideas are substantially similar to the idea you submitted.
Sweepstakes and Competitions
From time to time, we may offer and/or co-sponsor sweepstakes, competitions, raffles, promotions and games on the Site. Each of these activities may be governed by specific rules accessible from the pages of the Site offering the promotion, which are separate from these Terms of Use. By participating in any such activities, you will become subject to those rules. WDE urges you to read any applicable rules, which will be linked from the particular activity, and to review our Privacy Policy which, in addition to these Terms of Use, governs any information you submit in connection with such activities. To the extent that the terms and conditions of such rules conflict with these Terms of Use, the terms and conditions of such rules shall control.
Site Conduct
The Site is intended to be used for lawful purposes only, and only for purposes relevant to the content available through the Site. You may have the opportunity to post, transmit or otherwise make available information, opinions, ideas, images or other content on the Site. Decisions as to whether such content violates our standards may be made in our sole discretion, after we have actual notice of such posting. Without limiting our rights hereunder, we have attempted to provide guidelines to those posting on the site. Without limitation, your use of the Site is conditional on your compliance with the guidelines set forth in this section, and any failure to comply with such guidelines may result in termination of your access to the Site pursuant to the “Termination” section below. You may not post or transmit any material or content on or through the Site: - that violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others; - that solicits, encourages, or promotes the use of illegal substances or activities; - which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libellous, derogatory, degrading, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, fraudulent or tortious, vulgar, obscene, bigoted or hateful, intimidating, profane, scandalous, pornographic, indecent or otherwise objectionable; - that is protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret or any other proprietary right; - that expresses or implies that any statements you make are endorsed by us, without our prior written consent; or - that gives rise to civil or criminal liability, encourages conduct that constitutes a criminal offence or otherwise violates any local, state or federal law. You may not post or transmit on or through the Site: - advertising or commercial solicitations; - promotional materials relating to other web site or online services which are competitive with us and/or the Site; - software or other materials that contain so-called viruses, worms, time-bombs, Trojan horses, or other harmful or disruptive component; - political campaign materials; chain letters; mass mailings; spam mail; - any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other manual or automatic device or process to retrieve, index, “data mine”, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or their contents; or - any material, non-public information about a company without the proper authorisation to do so. In connection with your use of the Site, you may not: - engage in, or encourage or provide instructional materials relating to, any activity on the Site that restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Site such as “hacking”, “cracking”, “spoofing” or defacing any portion of the Site; - harvest or collect information about Site visitors or Members without their express consent; - use this Site to defame, abuse, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others or for any fraudulent purpose; - reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or otherwise exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of, use of, or access to the Site. - create a database by systematically downloading and storing Site content; - frame or mirror any part of the Site; - interfere with or disrupt the operation of the Site or the servers or networks used to make the Site available; or violate any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of such networks; - impersonate any person or entity, including any representative of WDE; - falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity in connection with the Site; - modify, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the Site; or - remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice from the Site or materials originating from the Site.
Copyright
Copyright 2016 Wedding Dress Express. All rights reserved. This Site and the contents of the Site are intended for your personal use. The Site contains copyrighted material, including text, software, photos, audio and video clips, graphics, illustrations, images, logos, and music and sound (collectively the “Site Content”). This Site is protected as a collective work pursuant to international copyright laws. WDE and third party content providers also own copyrights in the original content on the Site. You may not modify, distribute, display, reverse engineer, perform, reproduce, create derivative works from or in any way exploit any of the Site Content. Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Use, you may download or copy Site Content for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you do not change or delete any author attribution, trademark, legend, copyright notice, or other proprietary notices. You agree that you cannot download, copy or use Site Content for uses other than your personal, non-commercial use without the express prior, written consent of us and, as applicable, our licensor(s). You acknowledge and agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material.
Trademarks
The “Wedding Dress Express” logo is a trademark of Wedding Dress Express Pty Ltd. Other marks, graphics, typefaces, trade names and logos appearing on the Site may also be trademarks. All other trademarks appearing on the Site are the property of their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any of WDE’s trademarks, and may not be used in any manner for any purpose without our express written consent in each instance.
Copyright Infringement Claims
If you believe in good faith that any material or content posted on the Site infringes your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that we remove the material or block access to it. To send us a notice, please forward the following information to us: Your name, address, telephone number and email address; A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; A description of where the allegedly infringing material is located; - A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorised by you, the copyright owner; An electronic or physical signature of the personal authorised to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest, and; A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorised to act on the copyright owner’s behalf. Wedding Dress Express Pty Ltd, Po Box 341, Underwood, Queensland, 4119, Australia.  Email: info@weddingdressexpress.com.au We suggest that you consult your legal advisor before issuing a notice.
License
Please note that, because we host the Blog on the Site and therefore redistribute materials you give us, we need to obtain certain rights in those materials. You hereby grant to us a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, sub-licensable (through multiple tiers), irrevocable, transferable, non-exclusive right to use, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, digitally perform, publicly perform and publicly display and otherwise exploit in any manner any content, material and/or your name posted on the Site (collectively, the “Material”), and/or to incorporate it is other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to or prior approval by you. By submitting or sending Material to the Site you represent and warrant that (1) no other party has any rights to the Material or that you have all rights necessary to grant the rights granted hereunder, (2) the Material is not subject to any obligation, whether of confidentiality, attribution or otherwise, on our part and we shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Material, and (3) your provision of the Material to and through the Site, complies with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. You further irrevocably waive any “moral rights” or other rights with respect to attribution of authorship or integrity of the Material that you may have under any applicable law under any legal theory.
Third Party Services and Content
The Site may contain services and content supplied by parties other than WDE (such services and content, collectively, “Third Party Services”, and such third parties, “Third Party Providers”), including Third Party Services that connect Site users with third party vendors (“Third Party Vendors”). Any opinions, advice, judgments, statements, services, offers, or other information or materials expressed or made available by any Third Party Provider or Third Party Vendor, including through any Third Party Service, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of WDE. We are not responsible for such information or materials, including errors or omissions in such information or materials or results obtained by using such information or materials, and shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on such information or materials. WDE does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any Third Party Services or such information or materials, nor their merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. You are solely responsible and liable for (and WDE shall not be responsible or liable for) your Communications with Third Party Providers and Third Party Vendors. WDE is not involved in, a party to, or responsible for any Communications between you and any Third Party Provider or Third Party Vendor or any disputes arising therefrom. Any such Communications and disputes are specifically and solely between you and the applicable Third Party Provider or Third Party Vendor. Any warranties or representations made with regard to any Third Party Provider, any Third Vendor, the conduct of any Third Party Provider’s or Third Party Vendor’s business, or any products or services featured on any Third Party Service, are made by the applicable third Party Provider or Third Party Vendor, and not by WDE. You agree to release WDE, its affiliates and third party service providers, and their respective directors, officers, employees, owners, licensors and agents from all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of any kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with any Communications, or disputes between you and any Third Party Provider or Third Party Vendor. We do not endorse any Third Party Provider or Third Party Vendor, nor do we guarantee the quality of their goods or services, the information that they provide through the Site, or the conduct of their respective businesses. We encourage you to conduct your own research and due diligence into the Third Party Providers and Third Part Vendors. Certain Third Party Services may require you to provide additional information in order to use them and/or may collect additional information from you while you are using them (for example, by engaging in Communications with Third Party Providers or Third Party Vendors in connection with such Third Party Services). The collection and use of such additional information may be governed by the privacy policies of the applicable third Party Provider, and WDE urges you to review any such privacy policies. You agree that your use of Third Party Services available through the Site is at your own risk.
Third Party Sites Linked To and From the Site
We may, for your convenience, provide you with links to other web sites from the Site (each, a “Linked Site”). You acknowledge and agree that we have no responsibility for the accuracy or availability of information provided by any Linked Site. Links to a Linked Site do not necessarily constitute an endorsement by or association with us of such sites or the content, products, advertising or other materials presented on such a Linked Site. You acknowledge and agree that we do not control and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on any Linked Site. Other web sites may provide links to the Site with or without our authorisation. We do not endorse any such site, and are not and shall not be responsible or liable for any links from any such site to the Site, any content, advertising, products or other materials available on any such sites, or any loss or damages incurred in connection with any such site. WDE shall have the right, at any time and in its sole discretion to block links to the Site through technological or other means without prior notice. You agree that your use of any linked site, including your use of any content, products, advertising or other materials available through such linked site, is at your own risk and is subject to the terms and conditions of use applicable to such linked site and such materials.
Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability
You understand and agree that your use of the Site is at your sole risk. The Site and the related services are provided on an “as is”, “as available” basis without warranties or representations of any kind, either express, implied or statutory, including but not limited to warranties of title, non-infringement, or implied warranties or merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, other than those warranties which are implied by and incapable of exclusion under law. You specifically acknowledge that WDE, its affiliates, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, third party service providers and their respective employees, officers, directors, and agents, shall not be responsible or liable to you or any third party for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages or injury arising out of the use of or inability to use the site or out of the breach of any warranty, or caused by any failure of performance, error omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to and/or alteration of the site, whether for breach of contract, tortious behaviour, negligence, or under any other cause of action even if WDE or such party has been advised of the possibility of such damages. WDE neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement on the Site, nor for any offensive, defamatory, or obscene posting made on the site by anyone. While we try to maintain the integrity and security of the Site and the servers from which the Site is operated, we cannot guarantee its absolute security, completeness or correctness, or that access to the Site will be uninterrupted. The Site may include inaccuracies, errors and materials that violate or conflict with these Terms of Use. Additionally, third parties may make unauthorised alterations to the Site. If you become aware of any unauthorised third party alteration to the Site, please contact us at info@weddingdressexpress.com.au with a description of the material(s) at issue and the URL or location on the Site where such material(s) appear.
Monitoring: Removal Of Content
We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content and use of the Site, including the Blog, to determine compliance with these Terms of Use and any other operating rules established by us, or for any other reason or purpose. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to edit, refuse to post, or remove any content or materials submitted to or posted on the Site, for any reason, including if we find such material to be in violation of these Terms of Use or otherwise objectionable or inaccurate. We also reserve the right in our sole discretion, to disclose such materials and the circumstances surrounding their transmission to any third party in order to operate the Site properly, to protect ourselves, our sponsors, and our Members and visitors; to comply with legal obligations or governmental requests; or for any other reason or purpose.
Indemnification
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless WDE, its affiliates and its third party service providers, and their respective directors, officers, employees, owners, licensors and agents, from and against all claims, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees, arising out of (a) your breach of these Terms of Use; (b) your activities in connection with the Site or any services related to the Site (including Third Party Services); and/or (c) Communications and disputes between you and any other Site user or third party (including any Third Party Provider or Third Party Vendor). We may participate in the defence of any claim at our own cost. You shall not settle any claim that affects us without our prior written approval.
Termination
Your only right with respect to any dissatisfaction with (1) these Terms of Use, (2) any policy or practice of ours in operating the Site, or (3) any content available though the Site or any change therein, is to stop visiting and using the Site. We may terminate your use of the Site, including your membership in the Site, at any time, in our sole discretion. Upon any such termination, your right to use the Site will immediately cease. You agree that any termination of your access to or use of the Site may be effected without prior notice, and that we may immediately deactivate or delete your password and Member name, and all related information and files associated with it, and/or bar any further access to such information or files. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Site or to any such information or files, and shall not be required to make such information or files available to you after any such termination. The following sections will survive any termination of these Terms of Use: “Interactions with Site Users”, “Submissions”, “Copyright”, “Trademark”, “License”, Third Party Services and Content”, “Third Party Sites Linked To and From the Site”, “Disclaimer of Warranty, Limitation of Liability”, “Indemnification”, “Termination” and “Miscellaneous”.
Equipment
You shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware, and other equipment needed for access to and use of the Site, and you are responsible for all charges related thereto.
For further information regarding the Terms of Use of this website, please contact us:
Mail: PO Box 341, Underwood, Queensland, Australia, 4119Phone: 07 34233459Email: info@WeddingDressExpress.com.au