Terms & Privacy
This website is owned and controlled by Crest Lawyers ABN 19 493 421 827.
Our website does not give legal advice. The content is intended to only provide a summary and general overview on matters of interest. Before acting or relying on any content you should always obtain legal or other professional advice as appropriate to your own circumstances.
Our aim is to ensure the website content is current at the time of first publication. Historical articles and other content, while current at the time of writing, may not represent the present state of industry practice or law.
No solicitor-client relationship between us is created by your use of this website or the receipt of any information from this website.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTSCrest Lawyers own the copyright and other intellectual property rights in the content of this website except where otherwise stated. You are welcome to browse, share and print the content for your personal, non-commercial or internal business use provided the portion of the website being used is not altered or made available in a manner that modifies the content of the website or presents the portion of the website being reproduced in a false light. The permission to share and print does not allow for incorporation of any substantial portion of the websites in any work or publication, whether in hard copy, electronic or any other form or for commercial purposes. Should you need to use, copy or reproduce any part of this website for any other purpose then you must obtain our written permission. Any trademarks appearing on this website belong to their respective owners.
POSTING COMMENTSThis website and/or any other social media sites on which we maintain a presence, may enable you to post comments (e.g. forums, blogs etc.). Any comments that you post (or which are posted using your username and password) are your responsibility.
EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY
To the extent permitted by law, any conditions, warranties, guarantees, rights, remedies, liabilities and other terms implied or conferred by statute, custom or the general law that impose any liability or obligation on us are excluded under these Terms. If a supply under these Terms is a supply of goods or services to a consumer within the meaning of the Australian Consumer Law, nothing contained in these Terms excludes, restricts or modifies the application of any provision, the exercise of any right or remedy or the imposition of any liability under the Australian Consumer Law except to the extent that we are permitted to limit our liability. Where our liability can be so limited then it is limited to, except in the case of a major failure, to our election between the remedies in the case of: –
Services, the cost of supplying the services again or payment of the costs of having the services supplied again; and
Goods, the cost of replacing the goods, supplying goods or having the goods repaired, or payment of the cost of replacing the goods, supplying equivalent goods or having the goods repaired.
Subject to the above, you acknowledge and agree that we do not represent, warrant or guarantee that this website is free from any viruses or other defect or error which may affect your software or systems.
APPLICABLE LAWThese Terms and your use of our website and/or any other social media sites on which we maintain a presence, are governed by the laws of Queensland, Australia. You must ensure that access to and use of this website is in accordance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
You may change your details at any time by advising us in writing via email. All information we receive from our customers is protected by our secure server. Furthermore, all customer data collected is secured against unauthorised use or access. Credit card information is not stored by us on our servers.
STORAGE AND SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION
We receive and store information you enter on our website or give us in any other way from time to time. You may provide basic contact information such as your name, phone number, address, and email address to enable us to send information or process your product order and we may also collect additional information at other times, including but not limited to, when you provide feedback, change your content or email preferences, respond to a survey, or communicate with our customer support.
We may use personal information collected from you for the purpose of providing you with direct marketing material, updates regarding our website and information in the form of a newsletter. This will only apply if you have registered or subscribed to such publications by registering your details with us. However if you wish to cease receiving any such information you may let us know either by email or unsubscribing at any time and your request will be actioned immediately.
Individual profile and company details are not used for any other purpose. Details are only supplied to a third party supplier when it is required by law, for goods or services which you have purchased or to protect our copyright, trademarks and other legal rights.
We respect the privacy of our online visitors. We may collect information on or through this website that can personally identify you. For example, we collect personally identifiable information which you volunteer to us to respond to visitor questions and comments about us and our products and services, and to mail e-newsletters (Personal Data).
Any non-personal information, communications and material you send to this website or to us by email, or which we obtain from third parties without promises of confidentiality, may be kept, used and disclosed by us on a non-confidential basis. We are free to use and reproduce any such information freely, and for any purpose whatsoever. Specifically, we will be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose, including developing, manufacturing or marketing products.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may from time to time need to disclose certain information, which may include your Personal Data, to comply with a legal requirement, such as a law, regulation, court order, subpoena, warrant, in the course of a legal proceeding or in response to a law enforcement agency request. Also, we may use your Personal Data to protect the rights, property or safety of Crest Lawyers, our customers or third parties.
If there is a change of control in one of our businesses (whether by merger, sale, transfer of assets or otherwise) customer information, which may include your Personal Data, could be disclosed to a potential purchaser under a confidentiality agreement. We would only disclose your information in good faith and where required by any of the above circumstances.
We do not and will not sell or deal in personal or customer information. We will never disclose your personal details to a third party except the necessary information required by providers of products or services you have purchased or to protect the rights, property or safety of Crest Lawyers, our customers or third parties or if required by law.
We may however use in a general sense without any reference to your name, your information to create marketing statistics, identify user demands and to assist it in meeting customer needs generally. In addition, we may use the information that you provide to improve our website and services but not for any other use.
SECURITYWe strive to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of personal information submitted to our website, and we periodically update our security measures in light of current technologies.