Website Conditions of Use

Conditions of Use

Last updated: January 1st 2015

Welcome to the Institute of Women International, we provide these website features to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit, learn or shop at the InstituteofWomen.com or this page, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully. In addition, when you use any current or future Institute of Women International products etc, you also will be subject to the guidelines, terms and agreements (“Terms”) applicable to such service or business. If these conditions are inconsistent with such Terms, the Terms will control.

PRIVACY

Please review our Privacy Notice, which also governs your visit to the InstituteofWomen.com, to understand our practices.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit this page created by InstituteofWomen.com or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on our website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

COPYRIGHT

All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of the Institute of Women International ABN 16932204900 (“Institute of Women International”) or its content suppliers and protected by Australian and International copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this website is the exclusive property of the Institute of Women and protected by Australian and International copyright laws. All software used on this website is the property of the Institute of Women or its software suppliers and protected by Australian and International copyright laws.

TRADEMARKS

The InstituteofWomen.com graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks of the Institute of Women International in Australia and/or other countries. The Institute of Women International’s trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not the Institute of Women International’s, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers or in any manner that disparages or discredits the Institute of Women International. All other trademarks not owned by the Institute of Women that appear on this website are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by the Institute of Women International.

LICENSE AND WEBSITE ACCESS

The Institute of Women International grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this website and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of the Institute of Women. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of the Institute of Women. You may not frame or utilise framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of the Institute of Women International without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilising the Institute of Women International’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of the Institute of Women. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by the Institute of Women. You are granted a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of the InstituteofWomen.com so long as the link does not portray the Institute of Women, or its products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any the Institute of Women International logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

YOUR ACCOUNT

If you use this website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. The Institute of Women International does sell products for children, but it sells them to adults, who can purchase with a credit card or other permitted payment method. If you are under 18, you may use the InstituteofWomen.com only with involvement of a parent or guardian. The Institute of Women reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders at their sole discretion.

REVIEWS, COMMENTS, COMMUNICATIONS, AND OTHER CONTENT

Visitors may post reviews, comments, photos, and other content; send e-cards and other communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false email address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of other content. The Institute of Women reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content.

If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant the Institute of Women International a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant the Institute of Women International and sub-licensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify the Institute of Women International for all claims resulting from content you supply. The Institute of Women has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. The Institute of Women International takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS

The Institute of Women International respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please follow our Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.

RETURNS, REFUNDS AND TITLE

The Institute of Women International does not take title to returned items until the item arrives at our distribution centre. At our discretion, a refund may be issued without requiring a return. In this situation, the Institute of WomenInternational does not take title to the refunded item.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS

The Institute of Women International attempts to be as accurate as possible. However, the Institute of Women does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this website is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by The Institute of Women International itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in an unused condition.

PRODUCT & SERVICES PRICING

Except where noted otherwise, the Price displayed for products on our website represents the full retail price listed on the product itself, or estimated in accordance with standard industry practice. With respect to items sold by the Institute of Women from our website, we do NOT charge your credit card until after your order has entered our system to begin the shipping process.

Please note that this policy applies only to products sold and shipped by The Institute of Women International via payment directly via our website and does not include products we sell in person directly to you at events where we meet and talk to you and take payment directly such as from information evenings and seminars. Our courses cannot be paid for online by you as you must complete a personal assessment by our Institute of Women International team to qualify and demonstrate certain capabilities and to complete and sign that you understand our terms and conditions of attending the Institute of Women’s events and courses. Here within you can enter a payment arrangement where payments can be made prior to the course event however all courses must be paid in full prior to attendance. For such events/courses paid and signed physically by you, there is a 10 day cooling off period for a full refund however after that date, deposits are non-refundable and 50% of payments made are also non-refundable however if Institute of Women International were not able to deliver for any reason your course to you within 6 months from original course date that had been either cancelled or delayed for any reason, then you receive a full refund of all money’s paid by you to the Institute of Women International. After attending a course you are eligible for a full refund within 90 days if you do not demonstrate and can prove in a court of law that you have not got the promised outcome as specified on your pre-assessment form and recorded in your original analysis at course intake.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

This website and all information, content, materials, products (including software) and services included on or otherwise made available to you through this website are provided by The Institute of Women International on an “as is” and “as available” basis, unless otherwise specified in writing. The Institute of Women makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this website or the information, content, materials, products (including software) or services included on or otherwise made available to you through this website, unless otherwise specified in writing. You expressly agree that your use of this website is at your sole risk.

To the full extent permissible by applicable law, the Institute of Women disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The Institute of WomenInternational does not warrant that this website; information, content, materials, products (including software) or services included on or otherwise made available to you through this website; their servers; or electronic communications sent from the Institute of Women International are free of viruses or other harmful components. The Institute of Women will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this website or from any information, content, materials, products (including software) or services included on or otherwise made available to you through this website, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages, unless otherwise specified in writing.

Certain state laws do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations may not apply to you, and you might have additional rights.

The company, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, service providers, content providers, employees, agents, officers, and directors will not be liable for any incidental, direct, indirect, punitive, actual, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages, including loss of revenue or income, pain and suffering, emotional distress, or similar damages, even if company has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event will the collective liability of company and its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, service providers, content providers, employees, agents, officers, and directors, to any party (regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) exceed the greater of $100 or the amount you have paid to company for the applicable content, product or service out of which liability arose.

DISPUTES

Any dispute or claim relating in any way to your visit to the InstituteofWomen.com or this website produced by us or to products or services sold or distributed by The Institute of Women International or through The InstituteofWomen.com or this website extention will be resolved by binding arbitration, rather than in court, except that you may assert claims in small claims court if your claims qualify.

There is no judge or jury in arbitration, and court review of an arbitration award is limited. However, an arbitrator can award on an individual basis the same damages and relief as a court (including injunctive and declaratory relief or statutory damages), and must follow the terms of these Conditions of Use as a court would.

We each agree that any dispute resolution proceedings will be conducted only on an individual basis and not in a class, consolidated or representative action. If for any reason a claim proceeds in court rather than in arbitration we each waive any right to a jury trial. We also both agree that you or we may bring suit in court to enjoin infringement or other misuse of intellectual property rights.

APPLICABLE LAW

By visiting The InstituteofWomen.com, or this arm of our website you agree that the Federal Arbitration Act and relevant State Laws, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and The Institute of Women International.

WEBSITE POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY

Please review our other policies, such as our pricing policy, posted on this website. These policies also govern your visit to The InstituteofWomen.com. We reserve the right to make changes to our website, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide the Institute of Women International the written information specified below. Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying The Institute of Women International that your copyrighted material has been infringed.

  • An electronic or physical signature of the person authorised to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
  • A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed upon;
  • A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the website;
  • Your address, telephone number, and email address;
  • A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  • 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.