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Life In Style Limited and Health.net.au Terms of Use

Definitions and meanings used in these Terms of Use:

The use of the term Discussion Forum will refer to any chat areas, bull   etin-boards and forum facilities provided by Life In Style Limited and Health.net.au;

Health.net.au is the trading name of Life In Style Limited (Registered in England number 8515657) whose registered offices are at Wiverton Hall, Bingham, Nottinghamshire NG138GU and any of its subsidiary or joint venture companies.

Website or site refers to the website Health.net.au owned and operated by Life In Style Limited.

Terms refers to the terms of use of the Site described below.

1. INTRODUCTION TO TERMS

Health.net.au is a website owned and operated by Life In Style Limited
These Terms govern the use of the Site, including any and all participation in the Discussion Forums.
Health.net.au is designed to provide a forum for the exchange of opinions, ideas, comments and user information and, therefore, Life In Style Limited requires all users to fully abide by these Terms. User’s use of the Site will constitute user’s absolute agreement to comply with these Terms.
If users do not agree with these Terms, please do not use the website or participate in Discussion Forums.

Life In Style Limited may modify these Terms from time to time. Continued use of Health.net.au by users will constitute user’s absolute acceptance of any and all changes or revisions to the Terms, so please refer to this page on a regular basis.
Life In Style Limited may terminate any user’s access to Health.net.au, without providing notice, in addition to our other legal remedies if users fail to comply with these Terms.

From time to time, Life In Style Limited will publish information, offers, articles or features, which some site visitors may find offensive. Life In Style Limited does not wish to offend any users and suggests that Site visitors who find the tone or content of Health.net.au in any way offensive to their personal opinions, faith or interests, no longer visit Health.net.au. No responsibility is taken for any offense caused by use of the website.

2. USE OF HEALTH.NET.AU BY USERS

Life In Style Limited has licensed or owns all content on Health.net.au. Users may retrieve and display content from this Sites on a computer screen, print individual pages on paper (but not photocopy them) and store such pages in electronic form on disk (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network) for user’s own personal, non-commercial use. Users may not in any way make commercial or other unauthorised use, by publication, re-transmission, distribution, performance, caching or otherwise, of material obtained through Health.net.au.
Users acknowledge that all product brands are trademarks and that users may not use them without prior written permission from Life In Style Limited.
Users may not authorise others to use Health.net.au, and users are responsible for all of user’s own use of Health.net.au. Users agree not to use any obscene, indecent or offensive language, or to place on Health.net.au any material that is false, defamatory, abusive, harassing or harmful. Further, users may not place on Health.net.au any material that is encrypted, constitutes junk mail or unauthorised advertising, invades anyone's privacy, encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence or give rise to civil liability, or that otherwise violates any local, state, national or international law or regulation. Users agree to use Health.net.au only for lawful purposes and users acknowledge that user’s failure to do so may subject users to civil and criminal liability.

Users are responsible for all activities under user’s password or account, and users must keep user’s password confidential. Users must immediately notify us of any unauthorised use of user’s password or account or any other breach of security. Users must not disrupt the functioning of the Site, solicit or use another user’s password or otherwise act in a way that interferes with other users’ use of the Site.

Apart from connecting to Life In Style Limited’s servers by HTTP requests using a web browser, users may not attempt to gain access to Life In Style Limited’s servers by any means, including, without limitation, by using administrator passwords or by masquerading as an administrator while using Health.net.au or otherwise.
Users are responsible for ensuring that any material users provide to Health.net.au or post in a Discussion Forum, which includes but is not limited to text, photographs, videos and sound files, does not, in any way, violate the I.P, copyright, trade mark, trade secret or any other personal or proprietary rights of any third party.
Users agree not to interrupt, amend, modify or interfere with Health.net.au or its associated software, hardware and servers in any way. Furthermore, users agree not to  interfere with other people’s use of Health.net.au. Users also agree not to alter or tamper with any content, information or materials published in, or associated with, Health.net.au.
Users fully agree that Life In Style Limited does not always review and does not, in any way, endorse the content or opinions of all sites linked to from Health.net.au.

Life In Style Limited is not responsible for the content or actions of any other sites linked to from Health.net.au. Linking to any other service or site from this Site is at user’s sole risk. 

3. AGE LIMIT

The use of Health.net.au or by posting content on any Discussion Forums users confirm that they are 18 years old or older or, if under 18 years old, the users have received the consent of parent's or guardian's to enter into these Terms and for use of the website.
If this is not the case, please immediately cease your continued use of this website.

4. USE OF THE DISCUSSION FORUMS BY USERS

Life In Style Limited Terms have been established and are regularly updated to ensure that the Discussion Forum is a friendly and valuable resource for all users. These Terms have been created to outline what is considered unacceptable behaviour and it is essential to read them carefully as continued use of the site implies absolute acceptance.

Users of the Discussion Forums warrant and the site agree that they will not:

Post content which they have copied from elsewhere else (i.e. the user does not own the copyright and does not have authority to replicate it);
Post libellous, defamatory or hateful comments;
Post a personal insult or be abusive of any other user;

Post comments or opinions relating to any current or pending legal trial in any country;
Post any materials or comment which includes profanities;
Post comments or information that advertises or solicits for any purpose whatsoever;
Post comments that may be deemed to be impersonating another user or another person;
Post any comments or information that is purposefully intended to offend other users.

Life In Style Limited do not review every post before it appears on Health.net.au.

Life In Style Limited operates a 'notice and take-down' policy which means if Life In Style Limited notices or is made aware of a post that contravenes these Terms, Life In Style Limited reserves the right to amend or remove the post.

Life In Style Limited encourages users to contact us if users feel a post violates these Terms. Please use the report function on the Site to let Life In Style Limited know.
Users are responsible for the content of user’s posts and Life In Style Limited does not accept any liability for the content or accuracy of user’s messages. 
Users of the Site may submit information, content and material for publication in the Discussion Forums. Life In Style Limited accepts no liability in respect of any material submitted by users and published by Life In Style Limited and Life In Style Limited may not be held responsible for its content or accuracy.
If users want to submit material to the Discussion Forums users may do so on these Terms.
Users warrant that the material users submit is not obscene, offensive, harassing, defamatory or otherwise illegal. Users acknowledge that any breach of these warranties may cause Life In Style Limited damage or loss and agree to indemnify and hold harmless Life In Style Limited in full and permanently against any third party liabilities, claims, costs, loss or damage incurred by Life In Style Limited as a result of publishing any material users submit to us, including consequential loss.

Should Life In Style Limited become aware of any activity that would be contrary to the Terms or determine in their sole discretion to be unacceptable, then Life In Style Limited reserves the right to take action including temporary or permanent removal of content, filtering of internet transmissions and/or to exclude the user with immediate effect and, where necessary, to forward any incriminating material in its possession to the UK police or other relevant authorities.

Users accept that Life In Style Limited may keep a record of user’s IP and/or host address for reference purposes only (in order to keep a track on the amount of visitors per day). In the event of any breach of these Terms, Life In Style Limited may view and add user’s IP and/or host address to a database of excluded users to prevent users gaining further access to Health.net.au. These addresses are not distributed or given out to any third party services.

5. USE OF MATERIAL POSTED BY USERS

Any and all postings to the Discussion Forums immediately become public information. Users, through their use of the website, grant Life In Style Limited a perpetual royalty free and non-exclusive licence to use, share, reproduce, modify, translate, transmit, distribute and sub-licence any information or material that users may supply or communicate to Health.net.au via such postings, in any medium now in existence or hereafter developed, for any purpose, including commercial uses to any third party. Life In Style Limited will not return the information or material, if submitted, and accepts no liability whatsoever for safe custody thereof.

6. COPYRIGHT AND COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS

All intellectual property, copyrights, trademarks, design rights (registered or unregistered) where relevant in and on the Site and all content located on the Site shall at all times remain vested solely in Life In Style Limited.

Life In Style Limited grants to users a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable licence to use the website content and facilities, within the terms herein described and solely for personal use relating to user’s use of the Site. Except as expressly set out herein, neither users nor anyone acting on user’s behalf acquires any intellectual property rights relating to any Site content. Any rights not expressly granted within these Terms are reserved.

By sharing any content including but not limited to; data, text, photo, video, message, comment posting, image, logo, file attachment, hyperlink and all other content on the Site, users agree and grant Life In Style Limited and its sub-licensees, without charge, permission, to use the content at Life In Style Limited’s discretion. This may include modification and adaption of it for any editorial reasons in connection with the day to day management of the Site and Life In Style Limited. Such licence extends to any broadcasting, transmitting copying, distributing, editing or amending content.

Users agree and confirm that any Contribution(s) users provide or upload is original to users and does not infringe UK laws, copyright or other rights of any other person, or that users have the consents necessary to provide the Contribution(s) to Life In Style Limited.

Users acknowledge that Life In Style Limited does not endorse the accuracy, integrity, copyright, compliance, legality, quality or decency of any Contribution(s). Users may respond to or comment upon Contribution(s), such comments do not necessarily represent the views or opinions of Life In Style Limited.
Life In Style Limited respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. Life In Style Limited may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, terminate the access of users, subscribers, and account holders who infringe the copyright rights of Life In Style Limited and of others.
If users believe that user’s work has been copied and is accessible on any Life In Style Limited Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that the Site contains links or other references to another online location that contains material or activity that infringes user’s copyright, please contact Life In Style Limited immediately using the report function on the Site.

7. TRADE MARKS

All trademarks are trademarks of Life In Style Limited or its sister companies and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other trademarks used on these Sites are the property of their respective owners.

8. COMPETITIONS AND PRIZES

These Terms apply to all prize promotions including free draws, prize competitions and instant win offers.

From time to time Life In Style Limited will run competitions, free prize draws and promotions (“Competition(s)”) on this website. Competitions may be subject to additional terms that will be made available at the time.

No purchase is necessary to enter the Competition unless otherwise stated on the promotional activity with a specific Competition.

By entering the Competition, users agree to the terms of the Privacy Policy. In addition Life In Style Limited may pass user’s personal information to the promoters of a Competition (where it is not Life In Style Limited) and their data processors. However, we always demand that any such parties adhere to the same security procedures that we follow ourselves.

It is assumed that by entering Competitions which, if won, could result in time off work, user’s employer has agreed to allow users time off. When dates are specified they cannot be altered and by entering date-related Competitions Life In Style Limited or the third party are not liable in any way to any winner who cannot attend.

Any competitions operated by Life In Style Limited are not open to the employees of Life In Style Limited or of the promoter or their immediate families, the competition promoter’s marketing, sales, promotional or advertising agency or to any person in any way directly connected with the development and management of the competition.

Entries submitted in an incorrect format will not be permitted to participate.Once submitted, entries cannot be returned or withdrawn.

Unless otherwise advised in competition terms, only one entry, fulfilling the eligibility requirements above, will be permitted per person. Any person spamming or submitting multiple entries will be immediately disqualified. Entrants are deemed to have agreed to be bound by them.

Once the competition winners have been selected, only the winners will be contacted personally by email using the participant’s contact details provided upon entry. Winners are notified on the day that the winner is selected. Winners will have 10 (ten) working days to respond in full or another winner or the runner up will be selected.

Life In Style Limited’s decision is absolute and final in every competition and with respect to all rules including any that are not covered above. No correspondence will be entered into with respect of the validity of all decisions. Life In Style Limited is permitted to disqualify or exclude entrants at any time at its sole discretion.

Life In Style Limited may exclude late, incomplete or multiple registrations, or any registrations made by third parties or agents on behalf of the participant. Life In Style Limited accepts no responsibility for late or lost entries.  Submitting evidence that the entry was sent will not be deemed proof of receipt.

Winners names will be made available by sending a stamped addressed envelope to Life In Style Limited UK, Wiverton Hall, Bingham, Nottinghamshire NG138GU, and referring to the name of the competition, where the provision of such information is authorised and does not harm the interests of the winner.

Entry to a Life In Style Limited competition and acceptance of the prize constitutes permission to use any entrant’s name, information, personal image or any competition entry photograph or video, for promotional and editorial use in any print and non-print media without additional consultation with the winner. Prizes must be accepted as stated in the competition terms and cannot be deferred or transferred although Life In Style Limited does reserve the right to change the prize in the event of unforeseen circumstances. There will be no cash alternative to prizes won.

Life In Style Limited reserves the right to cancel and/or withdraw this Competition and/or amend these Terms, at any time without notice. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will Life In Style Limited be liable, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, for any loss, damage or injury arising under or in connection with this Competition.

Where Life In Style Limited operates a competition with a promoter where the promoter is responsible for the selection and provision of prizes then Life In Style Limited shall not be held responsible for or be assumed to hold any liability for the provision or failure to provide such prizes.

These Terms are governed by the Laws of England, and all participants agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts with respect to all matters arising under or in connection with these Terms.

9. COMMENTS BY USERS ARE NOT ENDORSED BY LIFE IN STYLE LIMITED

Life In Style Limited does not necessarily encourage, verify, endorse, support, sanction or agree with the views, comments, opinions or any statements posted by users in Discussion Forums or elsewhere on Health.net.au. Any information or material placed online by users, including personal advice and opinions, is solely the view and personal responsibility of those users and does not necessarily represent the views of Life In Style Limited or Health.net.au, its management or staff.

10. E-COMMERCE

As a part of day to day management of Health.net.au, Life In Style Limited has joined up with selected third party partners to enable users to purchase relevant products and services. Transactions carried out with specified third party partners (and not with Life In Style Limited) will be governed by the third party's standard terms and conditions which may be found on their sites before users transact. From time to time Life In Style Limited may team up with other selected third parties to offer users the opportunity to purchase goods from the site. Any such purchases are with the named third party (and not with Life In Style Limited) and are governed by the terms and conditions notified to users at the time of purchase by the third party. Life In Style Limited cannot and do not accept any responsibility or liability for any losses users may suffer as a result of entering into any transaction with any third party. Please rely upon your own research to have confidence in any offers by third parties.

11. OTHER PROMOTIONS

From time to time, Life In Style Limited (or selected third parties) may offer and operate competitions, promotions or other offers on Health.net.au. Every such event shall be subject to its own express terms and may not be available in all jurisdictions. Please read competition or offer terms carefully before deciding to participate.

12. MATERIALS PROVIDED BY OTHERS

Health.net.au will regularly receive postings, information, data feeds and offers that are provided by external persons and organizations.
Users agree that Life In Style Limited is not responsible, and shall have no liability to users, with respect to any information or materials posted by others, including defamatory, offensive or illicit material. If such externally provided content offends you, please advise us and/or cease to use the website.

13. INDEMNITY

We are all responsible for our own conscious decisions and actions.
Users of Health.net.au agree to indemnify Life In Style Limited and its subsidiaries, officers, employees, agents and representatives, affiliates, advertisers or partners and to hold them harmless from any and all claims, damages, costs, demands, personal liabilities and expenses, including legal fees that may arise from  user’s submissions, contributions or supply of content; use or misuse of the Site by a user; a user’s unauthorised use of content obtained through Health.net.au; user’s breach of these Terms; any such acts arising through use of Health.net.au; or any other violation of the rights of any other person or party.

14. EDITING AND DELETIONS

Life In Style Limited expressly reserves and may exercise the right, without any express or assumed duty, to delete, edit, review or move any material posted by users in the Discussion Forums or elsewhere on Health.net.au, in its absolute discretion and without any notice.

15. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Users understand and agree that users are using Health.net.au at user’s own risk. Health.net.au are provided "as is," and to the extent permitted by applicable law, Life in Style Limited and its affiliates expressly disclaim any and all warranties, express and implied, including but not limited to any warranties of accuracy, reliability, title, merchantability, non-infringement, fitness for a particular purpose or any other warranty, condition, guarantee or representation, whether oral, in writing or in electronic form, including but not limited to the accuracy or completeness of any information contained therein or provided by Health.net.au.

Life in Style Limited and its affiliates make no implied or explicit warranty, that any part of Health.net.au or affiliated and associated websites or sub-domains will operate error-free and virus-free, provide 100% uninterrupted service, deliver timely, secure and accurate information, be absolutely reliable of any quality, nor any absolute assurance that the content is safe in any manner for transmission, storage in the cloud or download.

 Users fully understand and agree that neither Life in Style Limited nor its affiliates nor any participant in Health.net.au provides professional advice of any kind.  The use of such advice or any other information that is found on Health.net.au or other directly related domains and websites that are managed by Life In Style Limited, is solely at user’s own risk and without our liability of any kind.
Apart from the provisions of the following clause Life in Style Limited and its affiliates shall not be held liable to users or to any third parties for any damages, be they direct, indirect, special, consequential or punitive that are allegedly sustained arising out of user’s access to or inability to access Health.net.au. This includes, but is not limited to viruses alleged to have been obtained from Health.net.au, user’s reliance upon Health.net.au or any information or materials available on Health.net.au, regardless of the type of claim and regardless of the nature of the cause of action, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.
Life in Style Limited's liability will not be limited in the case of death or personal injury that is held to be directly caused by Life In Style Limited's negligence.

16. TERMINATION

Life in style limited has the absolute right to terminate any user’s ability to access health.net.au, for any reason and without any notice required.

17. PRIVACY

The information that users provide about themselves to Life In Style Limited will only be used by Life In Style Limited in accordance with its Privacy Policy available at http://health.net.au/privacy-policy.html. The Privacy Policy does not apply to third party sites
Life In Style Limited may from time to time invite users to provide personal information in order to provide users with services (such as email newsletters and competitions) and to enable users to order goods. In order to deliver such services or goods, Life In Style Limited will need to process and store user’s personal information and may need to transfer it to affiliates and service providers for processing inside the European Economic Area or other organisations outside that area where it is required for the fulfillment of product or service orders by the user.

In any situation where users submit personal information to us through the Site, users represent and warrant that users have the authority and consent to the collection, processing, transmission, use, communication and disclosure of such information by us in accordance with our Privacy Policy.
By submitting their own personal information, users consent to such processing and transfers in connection with such orders, offers or services and for any other purposes to which users consent at the time users provide the information. In order to enable Life In Style Limited to provide users with a personalised browsing experience, this site may use 'cookie' information collection technology.

Any user information gathered by Life In Style Limited cookies is limited to use within Life In Style Limited and its websites for the purposes of enhancing user’s experience on our Sites. Life In Style Limited will only use user’s personal information for purposes for which users have consented and will not sell or rent user’s personal information to third parties for marketing purposes without such consent.

To ensure optimum protection of  user’s privacy, Life In Style Limited is registered in accordance with and seeks to comply with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. Life In Style Limited follows strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of personal information to prevent unauthorised access by third parties.

Life In Style Limited also requires those parties to whom Life In Style Limited transfers personal information to comply with the same. If users have any queries about Life In Style Limited privacy policy or any queries about the protection of personal information Life In Style Limited holds about users, please write to: Life In Style Limited UK, Wiverton Hall, Bingham, Nottinghamshire NG138GU. We are entitled by law to charge a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing users with details of the information we hold about users. We are also legally obliged to request users to provide us with identification so that we can be certain that users are entitled to receive the requested data.

Data Protection: Life In Style Limited and our sponsors and promoters may use user’s details to let users know about other products and services which we think would be of interest to users. Occasionally, we may also pass user’s details to selected companies. This will only be done with user’s permission so we advise users to check the tick boxes on the relevant form carefully. Life In Style Limited is registered as a data controller under the Data Protection Act 1998.

18. SAFETY

Please use commonsense regarding your own, and other people’s personal information. It is important to remember that posting user’s name and contact information or posting any other personal information on the website makes such information available in the public domain. Be cautious when giving out information. We advise that users do not reveal any information about their selves or anyone else (for example: full name, telephone number, postal address, email address, home address or any other details which may allow users to be personally identified) on the Site.

19. INFORMATION AND AVAILABILITY

While Life In Style Limited takes every care to ensure that the information on these Sites is accurate and complete, users acknowledge that some of it is supplied to Life In Style Limited by third parties and Life In Style Limited is not always able to check its accuracy or completeness. Users are strongly advised to verify the accuracy of any content before relying on it. It is further acknowledged that due to the inherent nature of the Internet and communications technology, the potential for performance errors, interruptions and delays may occur in the service at any time.

Life In Style Limited websites are provided "as is" with no warranties of any kind and Life In Style Limited does not accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in the information or interruption in availability.

20. LINKS

All third party websites that links to Health.net.au must not interfere with the website’s inherent design and functionality, including creating a frame or any other browser or border environment around the content of this Site;

Make any suggestion or imply that Life In Style Limited or Health.net.au is endorsing it or its products or services;
or use any Life In Style Limited or Health.net.au trade mark displayed on any Life In Style Limited Site without the express permission from Life In Style Limited;
or infringe upon any intellectual property or other right of any person or organisation;
or be a website that publishes content that may be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial or conflicts with the terms and conditions or Health.net.au.

Life In Style Limited expressly reserves the right to demand that any link in breach of these Terms will be immediately removed and to take whatever other legal action it deems necessary to enforce these conditions.
Some of the linked websites may offer users automatic links to other sites that may be of interest. Whilst Life In Style Limited hopes users will be interested in those other sites, users acknowledge that such site’s owners may be independent from Life In Style Limited and Life In Style Limited does not necessarily endorse or accept any responsibility for their content.

It may be the case that pages of the sites contain some contextual affiliate marketing (hyperlinked advertising) links created by third parties. Any purchases made by users on these third party sites are the sole responsibility of that site. Purchases made through these links may result in a commission being earned by Life In Style Limited as the introducing website.

21. GENERAL

These Terms together with any additional terms which are drawn to user’s attention constitute the complete and entire agreement between the parties and supersede any prior agreement, whether written or oral.  If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms, which shall remain in full force and effect.

These Terms are not intended to benefit or be enforceable by any third party and the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 shall not apply to these Terms. Failure of either party to exercise any right or remedy under these Terms does not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy.

Unless otherwise specified on Health.net.au, the content of Health.net.au is directed solely at those who access Health.net.au from the United Kingdom. Life In Style Limited makes no representation that any of the content of Health.net.au is appropriate for use elsewhere, or available in any other locations. Those who choose to access Health.net.au from any other location are solely responsible for compliance with local laws and regulations if and to the extent that they are applicable.

Users agree that these Terms, for all purposes, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Users also agree, subject to the following clause, to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts as regards any claim or matter arising under these Terms.

For the exclusive benefit of Life In Style Limited, Life In Style Limited shall retain the right to bring proceedings as to the substance of the matter in the courts of the country of user’s residence.

Thank you for your time and caution in reading and understanding these terms and conditions for using Health.net.au. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please leave the site or contact us for further explanation or assistance.

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