Website T&C’s

Website Terms and Conditions

1.    Interpretation

In these Terms:

(a)    Our Content means any content, information, communications, advice, text or other material provided by Us to the Website;

(b)    Terms means these terms and conditions as amended from time to time;

(c)    User Content means any content, information, communications, advice, text or other material provided by anyone other than Us to the Website;

(d)    Website refers to (or any other address We use from time to time) and to all web pages (including without limitation all components developed and produced for the Website, up-dates, format, art direction, “look and feel” and other content) from time to time situated at the Website;

(e)     We, Us or Our means Women in Oil and Gas and/or Women in Oil and Gas Pty Ltd; and

(f)    You or Your means a user of the Website.

2.    Use of the Website

(a)    These Terms govern:

(i)    access and use of the Website;

(ii)    viewing and interacting with Our Content or any User Content; and

(iii)    uploading User Content to the Website and communicating with Us.

(b)    By continuing to use the Website, You agree to be bound by the most recent Terms posted at in relation to the Website.  It is Your responsibility to check the Website regularly for updated versions of the Terms.

3.    The Website

(a)    The Website:

(i)    is owned and operated by Us;

(ii)    is subject to change at any time without notice; and

(iii)    may contain errors.

(b)    You may not use the Website other than as expressly authorised within these Terms or within the Website itself.

(c)    You may not frame or link to the Website or any part of it without Our express written permission.

(d)    You may not use the Website for any illegal or unlawful purpose.

(e)    The Website contains Our trademarks, logos and trade names and those of third parties which may be registered or otherwise protected by law. You are not permitted to use any trademarks, logos or trade names appearing on the Website.

(f)    If You have a complaint regarding any of Our Content or any User Content, Our sole obligation will be to review any written complaint notified to Us and, if We see fit, in Our sole discretion, to modify or remove that part of Our Content or the User Content.

4.    Our Content

(a)    Our Content on the Website is for general information and promotional purposes only.  We do not warrant or make any representations as to any third party products or services described or referred to on the Website.  Any use of Our Content by You is at Your own risk.

(b)    All intellectual property rights, including copyright, in the Website and Our Content (excluding User Content) are owned or licensed by Us.

(c)    You may download to a local hard disk and/or print extracts from the Website solely for Your own personal and non-commercial use but You may not otherwise copy, modify or transmit any part of the Website or Our Content.

(d)    Subject to Term 4(c), You may not copy or reproduce part or all of the contents of the Website or Our Content in any form including, without limitation, its incorporation into or storage in any other website, electronic retrieval system, publication or other work (whether hard copy, electronic or other) without Our express written permission.

5.    User Content

If You contribute any User Content to the Website You:

(a)    agree to be solely responsible for the User Content that You upload to the Website;

(b)    retain all intellectual property rights in the User Content You contribute to Our Website;

(c)    will not:

(i)    commit an offence or use the Website for illegal purposes or to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy) of others;

(ii)    publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information;

(iii)    upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, inappropriate data or code or any other similar software or programs or use the Website in any manner  that may damage the operation of Our or another’s computer, systems, websites or general operations or to unlawfully obtain access to any of them;

(iv)    upload files which contain an active hypertext link to another website;

(v)    delete any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in any file that is uploaded;

(vi)    falsify the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded;

(vii)    advertise or offer to sell any goods or services, or conduct or forward surveys, contests, or chain letters;

(viii)    download any User Content posted by another person that You know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; or

(ix)    alter or delete any copyright or proprietary notice that the Website may contain;

(d)    grant Us a perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty free, irrevocable, transferrable and worldwide licence (including the right to sub-license) to use, adapt, copy, communicate, reproduce, modify, display, exploit, publish, re-distribute, broadcast, transmit, create derivative works from and incorporate in other works, at any time in the future in any form and for any purpose (including but not limited to promotion or advertising use in the future);

(e)    consent to Your User Content being altered, edited or adapted by Us for any reason including to ensure Your User Content does not infringe these Terms and permit Us to access or examine any User Content and at Our discretion, move, remove, block, modify, edit, refuse to upload or disable access to User Content which We consider, in Our sole discretion, to breach any law or to be otherwise unacceptable;

(f)    acknowledge and agree that We:

(i)    have no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any User Content uploaded by You or any other person on the Website;

(ii)    are not responsible for any User Content uploaded to the Website by You or any other person nor under any obligation to monitor, move, remove, edit, refuse to upload or disable access to it; and

(iii)    are under no obligation to take legal action in relation to, commencing, defending, enforcing, settling or compromising (as appropriate) any infringement, claim or actions relating to Your intellectual property rights in User Content or in Our Content; and

(g)    represent and warrant that:

(i)    any User Content You upload to the Website will not violate these Terms;

(ii)    You own the User Content or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to publish the User Content You upload on the Website;

(iii)    You have the right and power to grant the licence contained in clause 5(d) to Us;

(iv)    the User Content uploaded by You will not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party; and

(v)    You will not upload User Content that will cause You to breach these Terms.

6.          Links and advertisements

(a)    The Website may contain links to other websites owned or operated by third parties (Linked Sites) as a ready reference for searching for job opportunities or third party products and services on the internet and not as an endorsement of those web sites, their operators, the products, services or content that they describe.

(b)    We:

(i)    may not have reviewed the Linked Site; and

(ii)    are not responsible for the content or accuracy of the Linked Sites (including websites linked through advertisements).

(c)    Linked Sites are not covered by these Terms, and may have their own terms and conditions and privacy policy.  If You choose to access the Linked Sites, You do so at Your own risk.

(d)    Your correspondence or dealings with, Your participation in promotions of and Your reliance on the representations of advertisers on the Website are matters that are solely between You and such advertisers. We are not responsible for and will not be liable in respect of the content or operation of those websites or any of the products, services or content that they describe. We are not responsible for and will not be liable in respect of any incorrect link to an external web site.

(e)    Whilst accessing and browsing the Website, advertisements (including ‘banner ads’, ‘full page ads’ and ‘pop-ups’) may appear in the window of Your internet browsing software or elsewhere on Your computer screen. You acknowledge and consent to this functionality and agree not to install or operate (or suffer the continued installation or operation of) any software designed to block, filter, “zap”, obscure or obliterate the display of such advertisements, or any other like software.

7.    Competition Terms

From time to time We may run or offer competitions or promotions through the Website (). Your participation in those Competitions is governed by (in addition to these Terms) the specific terms and conditions relating to those Competitions and subject to Your satisfaction of any eligibility criteria described in those terms and conditions.

8.    Limitation of liability

(a)    We do not warrant that You will have continuous access to the Website.  We will not be liable in the event that the Website is unavailable to You due to computer downtime attributable to malfunctions, upgrades, preventative or remedial maintenance activities, interruption in telecommunications supply or otherwise.

(b)    We do not guarantee the delivery of communications over the internet as such communications rely on third party service providers.  Electronic communication (including electronic mail) is vulnerable to interception by third parties and We do not guarantee the security or confidentiality of these communications or the security of the Website.

(c)    We do not provide, and has no control over, communications, networks or services, the internet or other technology required or used across the Website and accepts no responsibility for any direct or indirect loss in any form associated with them, whether due to congestion, technical malfunction, viruses or otherwise.

(d)    The content of the Website does not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making, or refraining from making, any decision.

(e)    To the extent permitted by law, We exclude all liability for any loss, damage, claim, cost or expense whatsoever arising out of or in connection with these Terms, the Website, Our Content, the User Content, the conduct of any other persons using the Website and all links to or from the Website and makes no representation that this Website will meet Your requirements or expectations.

(f)    We will not be liable to You for any indirect or consequential loss, loss of profit, loss of revenue, loss of data or loss of reputation (whether based on contract, tort (including negligence), statute or any other legal theory) or loss of revenue arising in connection with the Website, Our Content, the User Content, the conduct of any other persons using the Website, all links to or from the Website or the goods and services advertised or referred to on the Website.

9.    Indemnity

You will fully indemnify Us in respect of all loss, damage, costs, expenses (including legal fees on a full indemnity basis), fines, penalties, claims, demands and proceedings howsoever arising, whether at common law (including negligence) or under statute, in connection with any of the following:

(a)    any breach of these Terms by You;

(b)    Your use of the Website;

(c)    User Content You post on the Website; or

(d)    Your communications with Us.

10.      General

10.1     Amendments

(a)    We may from time to time review and update these Terms to take account of new laws, regulations, or for other reasons at Our discretion.

(b)    If We update these Terms, We will post the updated Terms on the Website.

(c)    Any change to the Terms will be effective when the change is reflected in the text of these Terms and published on the Website.

10.2     Jurisdiction and law

(a)    These Terms are governed by and must be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Western Australia, Australia.

(b)    You submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of that State and the Commonwealth of Australia in respect of all matters arising out of or relating to these Terms, their performance and subject matter.

10.3     Severability

Each provision of these Terms is severable from the others and no severance of a provision will affect any other provision.

10.4     Contacting Us

If You have questions about the Website or the Terms, please contact Us by emailing

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