Terms of Use

Terms of Use 

Use of our Shapes and Sounds Pty Ltd website (Site) is subject to and governed by the below  terms and conditions (Terms of Use). By accessing our Site, you agree to the Terms of Use. 

General Disclaimer 

Content on this Site is provided for general information only. It is not intended as medical  advice, diagnosis or treatment. Such content should not be relied upon as a substitute for  consultations with qualified health professionals who can determine your individual needs. If  you have any concerns or questions about your health, you should always consult with a  health-care professional. Do not disregard, avoid or delay obtaining medical or health related  advice from your health-care professional by reason of something you may have heard or read  on this Site or through our workshops or programs.  

The use of any information provided on this Site are solely at your own risk. Nothing stated or  posted on this Site or available through any services are intended to be, and must not be taken  to be, the practice of medical or counselling care. No assurance can be given that the  information contained in this Site will always include the most recent findings or developments  with respect to the particular material.  

Specific Disclaimers 

We provide all materials including but not limited to information, photos, videos, workshop  notes or other material uploaded (Content) of this Site "as is”. We make no express or implied  warranties or guarantees about the Content of this Site.  

To the extent permitted by the law, we disclaim implied warranties that the content of this Site  is accurate, reliable or complete. We do not guarantee that you will be able to access to the  Content of this Site (either directly or through third-party networks) at times or locations of your  choosing. No oral or written information given by us shall create a warranty. You use the Site  at your own risk. 

Your access or use of this Site does not create in any way a practitioner/patient, confidential,  or privileged relationship, or any other relationship that would give rise to any duties on our  part. If you rely on any of the information provided by this Site, its employees, or its guests or  visitors, you do so solely at your own risk. 

We are not liable to you or anyone else if interference with or damage to your computer or  other systems occurs in connection with your use of this Site, our workshop or programs. You  must take your own precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use from this Site  is free of viruses or anything else (i.e. trojan horses) that may interfere with or damage the  operation of your computer systems. 

Your sole and exclusive remedy for any dispute with us is the cancellation of your subscription and discontinuation of use of the Site. We shall not be liable for any indirect, special, incidental,  consequential or exemplary damages arising from your use of or inability to use this Site.  

Upon a request by us, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless us, our employees,  contractors, officers, directors, agents, parent, other affiliated companies from all liabilities,  claims, and expenses, including legal fees, that arise from your use or misuse of the Site. 

Social Media and Postings 

This Site provides the ability for subscribed members to post comments ("Postings") and  engage in discussion that can be accessed and viewed by others, including the public in  general. Postings are not confidential. You may not post Postings that violate these Terms of  Use or other Posting Guidelines, and we reserve the right to block your ability to post and/or  to access this Site if you do. 

We have no obligation to pre-screen Postings and are not responsible for their content. We  encourage you to notify us of inappropriate or illegal content. We reserve the right to remove  Postings for any reason. We are not, however, responsible for any failure or delay in removing  Postings. 

Copyright and Trademark 

All of the Content available on or through the Site is owned by us or used under license, and  is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, and trade secret laws, other proprietary rights,  and international treaties, and also may have security components that protect digital information. We give you permission to use the Content of this Site for personal, non commercial purposes only. 

Except for these purposes, and for the purposes of and subject to the conditions prescribed  under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (or any similar statute that applies in your jurisdiction), you  may not, in any form or by any means: 

  • adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, transmit, print, display, perform, publish or otherwise create derivative works from any part of this Site; or
  • commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of this Site, without our written permission.

If you wish to make any other use of the material on this Site, you must obtain our permission  before doing so. To ask for permission or for further information, please contact us. 

If you use any of our trade marks to refer to our activities, products or services, you must  include a statement attributing that trade mark to us. You must not use any of our trade marks: 

  • in or as the whole or part of your own trade marks;
  • in connection with activities, products or services which are not ours; in a manner which may be confusing, misleading or deceptive; or
  • in a manner that disparages us or our information, products or services (including this Website).

Privacy 

We may collect personal information about you such as your name, your contact details, and  other information about you such as your age and health.  

Where reasonably possible, we seek to work with information and records from which personal  information has been removed. 

We use various systems and services to safeguard the personal information we store and use.  

We do our best to keep records of personal information up to date and accurate and not to keep personal information that is no longer needed. 

We sometimes have to pass on your personal information to third parties for legal or safety  reasons or other special circumstances. 

Workshops and Programs 

Bookings for any workshop or program as advertised on our Site or other platforms are  confirmed by way of full payment, by debit or credit card, and receipt of a confirmation email  after purchase and registration for the workshop and/or program.  

The person responsible for and able to attend the workshop or program is the person named  on the booking confirmation form.  

We cannot accept responsibility for any changes in personal circumstances or work  commitment. We reserve the right to cancel or change workshop dates if necessary, at any  time. In the event of cancellation, all customers will be notified. If a customer is not available  for the new date, they will be refunded the ticket in full and offered a choice of alternative dates 

for the workshop or program. 

Tickets for workshops or programs are non-refundable and non-transferable unless otherwise  agreed at the sole discretion of Shapes and Sounds Pty Ltd. 

Subscription 

Subscription enables you to contribute to the interactive elements on this Site such as the  discussion forums, live chat forums available from time to time, access to our weekly/monthly  articles and discounted rates for our workshops and programs. 

You can only log in and engage in discussions or make Postings under your own username  and credentials. We remind you that this Site is a public domain and you should not post or  disclose any information you are not comfortable or willing to share. If you are under 18 years  old, you should obtain the consent of your parent prior to subscribing and making any Postings. 

As a subscribed member and without limiting the activities which may be prohibited by law,  you must not engage in any conduct on this Site (including but not limited to the posting,  sharing or distribution of images, graphics, video, posts or any other content submitted by  another subscribed member) that: 

  • is defamatory;
  • constitutes a breach of copyright or another intellectual property right;
  • makes a false or misleading representation or constitutes misleading or deceptive conduct;
  • constitutes a breach of confidentiality or contract;
  • contravenes any court order or constitutes a contempt Court of Parliament;
  • contravenes classifications, discrimination, privacy or anti-vilification laws or laws restricting or governing political advertising;
  • is deliberately inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, obscene, profane, inappropriately sexually oriented, threatening or constitutes harassment;
  • contains expletives or foul language; or
  • incites or counsels any person to commit a criminal offence or constitutes a breach of public order.

We may terminate and/or suspend your subscription or registration for any workshop or  program immediately, without notice, if there has been a violation of these Terms of Use or  other policies and terms posted on the Site by someone using your subscription credentials.  We may also cancel or suspend your subscription or registration for any workshop or program  for any other reason but will attempt to notify you in advance of such cancellation or  suspension. 

Regardless of whether you subscribe, your use of this Site constitutes acknowledgement that  the views of subscribed members posting queries, comments or statements on this Site are  not necessarily our views and are not necessarily endorsed by us. 

If you have a complaint about any of the content that may be published on this Site, you  should contact us. 

We may change these Terms of Use at any time, as we deem appropriate without notice to  you. You may take note of any change we make by noting on this Site that the Terms of Use  have been updated. If you disagree with the changes to these Terms of Use, discontinue your  use of the Site, or if you have subscribed as a member, you have to provide a written notice  to us. Your ongoing use of this Site after the changes take effect signifies your agreement to  the new terms. We encourage you to review the Terms of Use regularly.