TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR ECONOMC SCENARIOS PTY LTD
exchange of information is at the heart of any online relationship and
is central to this site. However, in today's environment this exchange
is not always as safe as we wish it to be. We are committed to making
the exchange of information with our online subscribers and visitors to
this site as secure as possible and have installed high encryption
software to guard against any unlawful use of this site or the
information contained within it.
The Terms and Conditions govern
your use of our site, our online economic news service (OENS) and your
legal relationship with Economic Scenarios Pty Ltd (ES). (A reference to
ES includes its affiliates, information providers, employees, agents,
Terms and Conditions, contains details about the use of information you
ES TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Agreement to terms and conditions
becoming a member of our exclusive OENS or as a visitor to the ES
website, you agree to the terms and conditions listed below. These terms
and conditions may be changed by ES without prior notice. However, we
will endeavour to inform all our OENS members of any substantial changes
via direct notification or, for visitors to our site, by notification
on our website.
i Material in the OENS and related publications
time and development has been dedicated to researching and developing
the work contained in our OENS and providing exclusive publications for
the purposes of educating and informing our OENS members. All works
created for ES are protected by copyright and intellectual property laws
of all jurisdictions worldwide. Accordingly, selected excerpts of no
more than 15% of any article, table or diagram may be reproduced for the
purposes of media reporting or referencing provided that proper
acknowledgment of the source and authors is made. Substantial extracts
or the entire document may not be disclosed to any person or reproduced
in any form without written permission from Economic Scenarios.
Please contact email@example.com to obtain such permission if required.
ii Material on the website
images, graphics, content and the like on this site is the intellectual
property of ES and subject to copyright. We grant all OENS members and
visitors to our site permission to reproduce by any means any aspects of
our site for non-commercial uses and for general interest purposes. Any
adaptation, deletion or any other form of alteration or manipulation of
any of the information is unauthorised use of the information. If you
have any queries as to your intended use of the information, please
You cannot copy, reproduce,
broadcast, email, display on your website, use for commercial purposes
or the like any of these items subject to copyright without the explicit
permission of ES or if allowed under the Copyright Act 1968
(Commonwealth of Australia) or like legislation.
Limitation of liability
expressly agree that use of the OENS, ES Forum or the website,
including any content you may obtain through or on the OENS, ES Forum or
any part of the website is at your sole risk. ES endeavours to ensure
all material contained in all of its publications is correct and not
misleading, but gives no warranty in relation thereto.
that the OENS, ES Forum and website is provided without warranties of
any kind, either express or implied, unless such warranties are legally
incapable of exclusion.
You acknowledge that there has been no
reliance on our skill, judgment or any representation by us whatsoever
by you in deciding whether the OENS, ES Forum or website is fit for any
particular purpose. You also acknowledge that these scenarios are not
predictions or forecasts or investment advice. To make profitable
investments from this information you also need to decide how likely the
events portrayed here are, and what is already priced in the markets.
ES, does not warrant that the OENS, ES Forum or website or any part thereof will be available continuously or free of fault.
its affiliates and its information providers will not be liable or
deemed to be in default for any delay or failure in performance or
interruption of the delivery of information resulting directly or
indirectly from any cause or circumstance beyond its or their reasonable
control including, but not limited to, failure of electronic or
mechanical equipment or communication lines, telephone or other
interconnect problems, computer viruses, unauthorized access, theft,
operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes, or natural disasters,
strikes or other labor problems, terrorist attacks, wars or governmental
To the extent permissible by law, ES excludes all
liability for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages
arising out of: the use of the OENS, ES Forum or website; any inability
to access the OENS, ES Forum or website; or any part of the OENS, ES
Forum, website or linked website. Where such liability cannot be
excluded, our liability to you is strictly limited, at our discretion,
to the supplying of the relevant service again or the payment of the
cost of having the relevant service supplied again.
Links to ES and other websites
Linking to our website is only allowed if a written consent is obtained from ES.
may from time to time provide a number of links to other websites. ES
does not make any representations or warranties in respect of any
website accessed through www.economicscenarios.com or affiliated web
Links are provided for information only and ES in no way
guarantees the reputation and security of the "linked website". In
addition ES does not endorse or claim responsibility for any opinions
displayed in any website linked to or linked from ES or affiliated
ES is not liable to any party for any direct or
indirect linked damages sought, including but not limited to loss of
data, business interruptions, loss of profits or loss of vital computer
Laws applicable to ES and you
These terms and
conditions, your use of the OENS, the ES Forum, the ES website and ES
are subject to laws applicable in Australia (including federal and state
legislation). The laws in your country may be different to Australia
laws, but the laws in Australia are intended to be the governing laws.
You agree that any litigation in relation to ES will only be conducted
in the courts of Australia.
committed to the protection of your privacy. Our aim is to provide an
online environment that will ensure the information you provide to us
will be handled in the most secure, efficient and confidential manner
By accessing our site or being a OENS member you
accept the terms and conditions of use, including consent to the
collection and use of your personal information and our right to make
amendments to this statement from time to time. We encourage you to
regularly review this statement to inform yourself of any amendments. We
will where possible summarise the amendments as they are made.
What information do we collect and store?
an OENS member or visitor to our site you may be asked to submit
personal details about yourself by email, via the ES Forum or completing
an online form. The information you submit or send electronically is
received by our network and stored in our database.
In sending us
an email, accessing the ES Forum or completing an online form, you
accept that you have granted us consent to use any personal information
within our organisation for the purposes we prescribe including
responding to your queries, re-publishing information on our site,
compiling our databases and conducting research for marketing purposes.
How do we use the information we collect from you?
information we collect is used to provide our services to you. We will
not sell, trade or disclose any of your personal information to any
third party without your consent or unless we are required by law to do
Our site does not have information recording software such as "Cookies" nor do we monitor your activity on our site.
may use the information you provide to send you updates outlining news,
services or events. In our newsletters we have also instructions on how
to unsubscribe from our mailing list if you no longer wish to be on it.
you do not wish to receive any marketing material from us or be entered
on our mailing list, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
reserve the right to modify the information, collate, edit or track
personal information in order to improve our services to you or if
required by law.
Security, quality and accuracy of information
endeavour to keep your personal information up to date and accurate.
However, you must inform us if there are any details that you may have
accidentally recorded incorrectly in an email, via the ES Forum or on an
online form. We will endeavour to correct your personal information
within three (3) business days of receiving a written request from you.
we will take all due care in protecting the security, confidentiality
and privacy of the information submitted by you, we cannot guarantee
that our systems will be completely free from third party interception
or damage to information caused by viruses and transmitted by email.
Use of your information outside Australia
part of your contract with us, we may need to transfer some of your
personal information to one of our international affiliates. We will use
reasonable endeavours to ensure that the recipient jurisdiction has in
place a similar regime which recognises your right to privacy. All our
international affiliates have privacy statements that comply with the
legal requirements of their jurisdiction.
Links to other websites
have attempted to provide relevant links to other sites of interest,
however we make no warranties or representations as to the quality,
currency and accuracy of information on any other site that we provide a
link to. We encourage you however to view the terms and conditions of
use, privacy policies and security statements on those sites.
Your right to access and amend information about you
you have submitted details about yourself to us, you are entitled to
access the information that is subsequently handled by us within our
organisation. There are exceptional circumstances where access to your
personal information may be refused by us, such as where access would be
unlawful. We will advise you of such circumstances if they arise.
you would like access your personal information, please submit your
request to email@example.com outlining the documents or
information you require. We will endeavour to respond to your query
within three (3) business days of receiving a written request.
encourage you to contact us to update any of your details or to correct
any inaccuracies that may have inadvertently been recorded by us.
you are unhappy with any aspect of the way your personal information
has been collected or handled by us, please do not hesitate to contact
us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please let us know if you have any
queries in relation to any aspects of the above statement at
This statement is current at 5 August 2002.