Term of Use
any information, materials, documents, text, images, video clips, directories, files, databases, listings, service, and/or mechanisms provided, produced, hosted by, linked to or accessed through use and/or provision of Sourcing
information, data, content, analysis, news, reports, programmes, photographs, pictures, graphics, video, audio, software and other materials and services, communications, transmissions and other items, tangible or intangible
personally identifying information or sensitive data (including but not limited to names, ages, addresses, occupations, contacts, other personal details and credit card information)
"ACBIC", "we", "our" or "us"
Australia China Business & Investment Connection Centre Pty Ltd (ACN 612 350 535)
"Third Party Provider"
any provider of Information or services (including third party payment processors) on the Website other than ACBIC
"users", "you" or "your"
any person who accesses the Website
https://www.australiachinaconnection.com.au, including the Services offered therein, and any other website(s) from time to time hosted or linked up by ACBIC
1. Changes to Website
We may, in our sole discretion and at any time, without notice to you, add to, amend or remove any Information from the Website, or alter the presentation, substance, or functionality of the Website.
2. Change of Terms
the use of our Business-Stat Online service is also subject to our User Agreement for Business-Stat Online
the use of our Sourcing is also subject to our User Agreement for Sourcing
the use of our Buying Leads is also subject to our Membership Agreement for Buying Leads
the use of our ACBIC Forum and Blog services are also subject to our User Agreement for ACBIC Forum and Blog
the use of our ACBIC Research service is also subject to our User Agreement for ACBIC Research
3. User's Conduct
As a condition of your use of the Website, you must not:
trespass, break into, access, use or attempt to trespass, break into, access or use any other parts of our servers, and/or any data areas for which you have not been authorised by us;
restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Website;
post or transmit any unlawful, fraudulent, libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening, abusive, hateful, offensive, or otherwise objectionable or unreasonable Information of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that may constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, state, national or foreign law;
post or transmit any advertisements, solicitations, chain letters, pyramid schemes, investment opportunities or schemes or other unsolicited commercial communication, or engage in spamming or flooding;
post or transmit any Information or software which contains any virus, trojan horse, worm or other harmful component;
post, publish, transmit, reproduce, distribute, exploit or use in any way any Information obtained through the Website for or in connection with the following purposes:
conducting any direct marketing activities and/or disseminating or circulating any part of the content of any unsolicited publicity or advertising materials;
advertising and/or promoting any goods and services;
sale or exchange of any part of the Information obtained through the Website for any benefits, gain, profit or rewards; or
any other commercial purposes; and/or
upload, post, publish, transmit, reproduce, or distribute in any way, Information obtained through the Website which is protected by copyright, or other proprietary right, or create derivative works with respect thereto, without the prior written permission of the copyright owner or rightholder.
5. Third Party Information
The Information may contain Information provided by Third Party Providers or sourced by ACBIC from other references or sources. The Information on the Website may not be regarded as any recommendation or endorsement by ACBIC for any purpose with respect to any person, product or service.
ACBIC is not responsible if any such Information is not up-to-date; ACBIC does not separately verify such Information. Accordingly we do not accept any responsibility whatsoever in respect of such Information. Any use of and reliance on such Information is at your own risk.
In particular, the views, comments and opinions expressed in the ACBIC Forum do not represent the views of or any endorsement by ACBIC. You are cautioned as to the reliability and accuracy of opinions expressed in the ACBIC Forum.
6. Links to and from the Website
The links on the Website may take you to other sites and you acknowledge and agree that ACBIC and the ACBIC Affiliates have no responsibility for the accuracy or availability of any Information provided by linked websites.
Links to other websites do not constitute an endorsement by ACBIC of such websites or the Information, products, advertising or other materials available on those websites.
8. Intellectual Property Rights
All intellectual property rights subsisting in respect of the Website belong to ACBIC or have been lawfully licensed to ACBIC for use on the Website. All rights under applicable laws are hereby reserved. Except with the express permission of ACBIC, you are not allowed to upload, post, publish, reproduce, transmit or distribute in any way any component of the Website itself or create derivative works with respect thereto, as the Website is copyrighted under applicable laws.
ACBIC is very serious about IPR infringement and has established guidelines to handle such cases. Please refer to our IPR Complaint Procedure and Guidelines.
9. Limited Liability and Warranty
All Information available from time to time on the Website is for your general reference only. ACBIC does not accept any responsibility whatsoever in respect of such Information.
YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND IS PROVIDED "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE." THE WEBSITE IS FOR YOUR PERSONAL USE ONLY AND WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES ON MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
OUR ENTIRE LIABILITY AND YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO THE WEBSITE OR OTHERWISE, IS RE-PERFORMANCE OF DEFECTIVE SERVICES. IN JURISDICTIONS WHICH DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN TYPES OF LIABILITY, OUR LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. WE DO NOT ENDORSE, WARRANT OR GUARANTEE ANY INFORMATION, MATERIAL, PRODUCT OR SERVICE OFFERED THROUGH US OR OUR WEBSITE. WE ARE NOT AND WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND ANY THIRD PARTY.
Neither ACBIC nor any of the ACBIC Affiliates shall guarantee or assume any responsibility that:
the Information on the Website is accurate, adequate, current or reliable, or may be used for any purpose other than for general reference;
the Information on the Website is free of defect, error, omission, virus or anything which may change, erase, add to or damage your software, data or equipment;
messages sent through the internet including in connection with the Services will be free from interception, corruption, error, delay or loss;
access to the Website will be available or be uninterrupted;
use of the Website or Services will achieve any particular result; or
defects in the Website will be corrected.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, in no event will the ACBIC or the ACBIC Affiliates be liable to you or any other person for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential loss or damages, including any loss of business or profit, arising out of any use, or inability to use, the Information or the Services, even if ACBIC or the ACBIC Affiliates have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages.
In addition, ACBIC accepts no responsibility for or liability in respect of Information or services provided by Third Party Providers, nor does it endorse such Third Party Providers. You acknowledge and accept that any dispute in relation to such Information or services is unrelated to ACBIC and is solely a matter between you and such Third Party Provider.
You will exercise and rely solely on your own skill and judgment in your use and interpretation of the Information and use of the Services. You are responsible to ensure that your use of the Information obtained through the Website and the Services in any way for any purpose whatsoever complies with all applicable legal requirements, including without limitation, the data protection law applicable to you.
No such lack of response shall be deemed to constitute any acquiescence or waiver.
11. Partial Invalidity
12. Several Users
We may, in our sole discretion and at any time, without prior notice to you and without cause, terminate all or any part of our Services to you and consequentially prohibit your right to access to the Services and/or the Website and remove any information and data linked to your profile or registered account.
15. Governing Law and Jurisdiction