Terms of Use

The use of the www.lawcorporation.com.au website (henceforth known as “website”) is governed by these Terms of Use. Your use of the website indicates your acceptance of these terms. If you do not accept these terms, you must refrain from using the website.

Terminology

In these terms, the expressions “Law Corporation,” “us” and “our” are all in reference to Law Corporation Proprietary Limited and its related bodies.

The expressions “you”, “your” is in reference to a user of the website, being any person or entity who accesses, browses and/or uses this website.

Amendments to Terms of Use

Law Corporation reserves the right to change or revise these terms at any time. Amendments to the terms will be effective immediately upon the updating of this page on the website. By using the website, you agree to be bound to any such amendments, and should re-visit this page from time to time to determine the current terms to which you are bound.

Disclaimers

Law Corporation Proprietary Limited (ACN: 136 594 431), is an incorporated legal practice as defined in the Legal Profession Uniform Law (NSW). Law Corporation's liability is limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

The information, materials or sources found on this website are not, and are not intended to constitute, legal or other advice. Use by you of the website or receipt of any information, materials or sources found on it, does not and is not intended to create any solicitor-client relationship. Law Corporation does not represent that we are permitted to provide legal advice in each jurisdiction from which the website may be viewed or accessed.

Law Corporation will not accept responsibility or be held liable for any loss or damages whatsoever, however caused (including through negligence), which you may directly or indirectly suffer in connection with your use, inability to use, or results of use of the website, or any linked website, or the information or materials or services contained at any or all such sites. Law Corporation does not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage arising from your use of or reliance on information contained on or accessed through this website, even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damage.

The information provided at this site is provided “as is” without warranties of any kind. To the extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty, which would otherwise be implied into these terms, is hereby excluded. Where legislation implies any condition or warranty, and that legislation prohibits us from excluding our liability under, or modifying the application of, any such condition or warranty, that condition or warranty will be deemed included but our liability will be limited for a breach of that condition or warranty to one or more of the following, at our option: (a) if the breach relates to goods, (i) the replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods, (ii) the repair of such goods, (iii) the payment of the cost of replacing the goods or of acquiring equivalent goods or (iv) the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired; and (b) if the breach relates to services, (i) the supplying of the services again or (ii) the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.

Accuracy of the Website

The information contained on the website may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors or may be out of date. Law Corporation assumes no responsibility for the accuracy and completeness of any information provided on the website. Your reliance on any information contained on the website is at your own risk, and Law Corporation accepts no responsibility for loss suffered as a result of your reliance upon the accuracy or currency of information. Law Corporation may, at any time and without notice, make changes to the information and or services provided by this website. The information on the website may be out of date, although Law Corporation attempts to keep the website updated, Law Corporation makes no commitment that it will update the website.

Viruses

Law Corporation does not accept responsibility for any interference with or damage to your own computer which arises in connection with your use of this website or any linked website. Due to the nature of the World Wide Web, you must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you use to access this website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or any other forms of interference which may damage your computer.

Linked Websites

Any links to third party external websites on the website are provided for convenience only. Law Corporation does not accept any responsibility for maintaining these links, nor do we accept responsibility for any content or privacy practices associated with any external websites. Law Corporation, by linking to an external website, does not endorse, approve, or make any representations about them, their information, services, software, materials, products or content found there. By accessing a third party external website from a link on this website you do so at your own risk.

Use of Site

Unless otherwise expressly agreed by Law Corporation, we authorise you to view and download information at this website for your non-commercial personal use only. This authorisation is provided on condition that you retain all copyright notices contained in the original materials and on any copies of the materials. Under no circumstances may you modify, publicly display, publish, licence, commercialise, create derivative works from, adapt, frame or sell any information or materials obtained from the website. Except for material which is owned by a third party, Law Corporation asserts its ownership of copyright in all materials on the website. This includes the design and layout of the website. No logo, text, icon, graphic, image, sound or page layout may be copied or modified unless expressly agreed to by Law Corporation.

Privacy Policy

The Privacy and Personal Information Act 1998 regulates the way in which personal information is handled by private sector organisations such as Law Corporation. The definition of “personal information” is construed widely in that Act and covers any information that may be used to identify a person.

Law Corporation respects the privacy of individuals and has systems in place to protect personal information from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. Measures in place include physical security at our premises facilitated through; biometric locks, and monitored security systems that protect data whether it be in paper or electronic form. Computer and network security is also maintained over electronic data by means which include; network protection maintained through physical and software based firewalls, data encryption, and secure password protection.

Law Corporation is a firm which provides legal services. As such, most of the personal information we obtain is collected directly from clients for the purpose of providing legal services to those clients. We may also collect personal information about potential clients by referrals from other clients and third parties. Personal information relating to clients and potential clients is used for the purpose of providing services in connection with our practice. Personal information is only used internally and is not forwarded on to third parties without the express consent of the client or potential client or as required by law.

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or any personal information we may have relating to you, please telephone Law Corporation on +61 2 8999 0599.

Trade Marks

  • “Strength through Success” is a trademark of Law Corporation Proprietary Limited.
  • “lawcorporation”, “Law Corporation”, “LawCorporation” and the Law Corporation logo are all trademarks of Law Corporation Proprietary Limited.

If you use our trademarks in reference to our activities, products or services you must include a statement attributing that trademark to us. You must not use any of our trademarks: in or as the whole part of your own trademarks; in connection with activities, products or services which are not ours; in a manner which may be confusing, misleading or deceptive; in a manner that disparages us or our information, products or services (including this website).

We acknowledge third party ownership of the following trademarks used on this website:

  • “KAZCON” is a registered trademark of Kaz Constructions Pty Ltd.

Other company, product and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

Linking to the Website

Any site linking to this website must observe the following guidelines: the site -

  • must not contain any content that could be construed to be offensive, controversial, distasteful, unlawful, abusive, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable, and should contain only content that is appropriate for all age groups;
  • must not use any framing techniques to frame Law Corporation content within their site;
  • must not misrepresent its relationship with Law Corporation;
  • must not claim or imply that Law Corporation is endorsing it or its products; and
  • must not give any false information about Law Corporation.
  • The link to the site should open in a separate window.
  • No content may be replicated in the linking site.

Termination of Access

If you breach any of these terms, your authorisation to use the website automatically terminates. In this event you must stop using the website, and any information or materials you have downloaded, copied, printed, stored from the website must be immediately destroyed.

Governing Law

These terms, and your use of the website, are governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of New South Wales, Australia. Disputes arising from these terms are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in New South Wales, Australia.