Terms & Conditions

WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

1.     About the Website

      (a)    Welcome to www.laurenbdixon.com (the 'Website'). The Website provides training and workshops (the 'Services').

      (b)    The Website is operated by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes (ABN 43 966 082 088). Access to and use of                         the Website, or any of its associated Products or Services, is provided by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes.                       Please read these terms and conditions (the 'Terms') carefully. By using, browsing and/or reading the Website, this                   signifies that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by the Terms. If you do not agree with the Terms,                   you must cease usage of the Website, or any of Services, immediately.

      (c)    Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes reserves the right to review and change any of the Terms by updating this                      page at its sole discretion. When Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes updates the Terms, it will use reasonable                      endeavours to provide you with notice of updates to the Terms. Any changes to the Terms take immediate effect                    from the date of their publication. Before you continue, we recommend you keep a copy of the Terms for your                          records.

2.    Acceptance of the Terms

      (a)    You accept the Terms by remaining on the Website. You may also accept the Terms by clicking to accept or agree                  to the Terms where this option is made available to you by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes in the user                              interface.

3.    Registration to use the Services

      (a)    In order to access the Services, you must first register for an account through the Website (the 'Account').

      (b)    As part of the registration process, or as part of your continued use of the Services, you may be required to provide                personal information about yourself (such as identification or contact details), including:

               (i)     Email address

               (ii)    Preferred username

               (iii)   Mailing address

               (iv)   Telephone number

               (v)    Password

               (vi)   Legal name

      (c)    You warrant that any information you give to Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes in the course of completing the                  registration process will always be accurate, correct and up to date.

      (d)    Once you have completed the registration process, you will be a registered member of the Website ('Member') and                agree to be bound by the Terms.

      (e)    You may not use the Services and may not accept the Terms if:

               (i)     you are not of legal age to form a binding contract with Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes; or

               (ii)    you are a person barred from receiving the Services under the laws of Australia or other                                                              countries including the country in which you are resident or from which you use the Services.

4.    Your obligations as a Member

       (a)    As a Member, you agree to comply with the following:

                (i)     you will use the Services only for purposes that are permitted by:

                        (A)    the Terms; and

                        (B)    any applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practices or guidelines in the                                                                         relevant jurisdictions;

                (ii)    you have the sole responsibility for protecting the confidentiality of your password and/or                                                            email address. Use of your password by any other person may result in the immediate cancellation of the                                  Services;

                (iii)   any use of your registration information by any other person, or third parties, is strictly prohibited. You agree                              to immediately notify Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes of any unauthorised use of your password or                                  email address or any breach of security of which you have become aware;

                (iv)   access and use of the Website is limited, non-transferable and allows for the sole use of the Website by you                              for the purposes of Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes providing the Services;

                (v)   you will not use the Services or the Website in connection with any commercial endeavours except those that                           are specifically endorsed or approved by the management of Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes;

                (vi)   you will not use the Services or Website for any illegal and/or unauthorised use which includes collecting                                  email addresses of Members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or                                unauthorised framing of or linking to the Website;

                (vii)  you agree that commercial advertisements, affiliate links, and other forms of solicitation may be removed from                          the Website without notice and may result in termination of the Services. Appropriate legal action will be                                    taken by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes for any illegal or unauthorised use of the Website; and

                (viii)  you acknowledge and agree that any automated use of the Website or its Services is prohibited.

5.    Payment

       (a)    Where the option is given to you, you may make payment for the Services (the ' Services Fee') by way of:

                (i)    Electronic funds transfer ('EFT') into our nominated bank account

                (ii)   Credit Card Payment ('Credit Card')

                (iii)   PayPal ('PayPal')

       (b)    All payments made in the course of your use of the Services are made using PayPal and Stripe. In using the                             Website, the Services or when making any payment in relation to your use of the Services, you warrant that you                       have read, understood and agree to be bound by the PayPal and Stripe terms and conditions which are available                     on their website.

       (c)    You acknowledge and agree that where a request for the payment of the Services Fee is returned or denied, for                     whatever reason, by your financial institution or is unpaid by you for any other reason, then you are liable for any                     costs, including banking fees and charges, associated with the Services Fee.

       (d)    You agree and acknowledge that Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes can vary the Services Fee at any time.

6.    Refund Policy

       Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes will only provide you with a refund of the Services Fee in the event they are                   unable to continue to provide the Services or if the manager of Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes makes a decision,         at its absolute discretion, that it is reasonable to do so under the circumstances (the 'Refund').

7.    Copyright and Intellectual Property

      (a)    The Website, the Services and all of the related products of Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes are subject to                      copyright. The material on the Website is protected by copyright under the laws of Australia and through                                  international treaties. Unless otherwise indicated, all rights (including copyright) in the Services and compilation of                    the Website (including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, button icons, video images, audio clips, Website,                        code, scripts, design elements and    interactive features) or the Services are owned or controlled for these                              purposes, and are reserved by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes or its contributors.

      (b)    All trademarks, service marks and trade names are owned, registered and/or licensed by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren                    Dixon Writes, who grants to you a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, revocable license whilst you are a                              Member to: Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes does not grant you any other rights whatsoever in relation to the                  Website or the Services. All other rights are expressly reserved by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes.

               (i)    use the Website pursuant to the Terms;

               (ii)   copy and store the Website and the material contained in the Website in your device's cache                                                      memory; and

               (iii)  print pages from the Website for your own personal and non-commercial use.

      (c)   Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes retains all rights, title and interest in and to the Website and all related                            Services. Nothing you do on or in relation to the Website will transfer any: to you.

             (i)    business name, trading name, domain name, trade mark, industrial design, patent, registered design or                                      copyright, or

             (ii)   a right to use or exploit a business name, trading name, domain name, trade mark or industrial design, or

             (iii)  a thing, system or process that is the subject of a patent, registered design or copyright (or an adaptation or                              modification of such a thing, system or process),

      (d)   You may not, without the prior written permission of Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes and the permission of any               other relevant rights owners: broadcast, republish, up-load to a third party, transmit, post, distribute, show or play in                 public, adapt or change in any way the Services or third party Services for any purpose, unless otherwise provided                 by these Terms. This prohibition does not extend to materials on the Website, which are freely available for re-use                   or are in the public    domain.

8.    Privacy

       (a)    Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes takes your privacy seriously and any information provided through your use                   of the Website and/or Services are subject to Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes's Privacy Policy, which is                             available on the Website.

9.    General Disclaimer

       (a)    Nothing in the Terms limits or excludes any guarantees, warranties, representations or conditions implied or                             imposed by law, including the Australian Consumer Law (or any liability under them)  which by law may not be                         limited or excluded.

       (b)    Subject to this clause, and to the extent permitted by law:

                (i)    all terms, guarantees, warranties, representations or conditions which are not expressly stated in the Terms                               are excluded; and

                (ii)   Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes will not be liable for any special, indirect or consequential loss or                                       damage (unless such loss or damage is reasonably foreseeable resulting from our failure to meet an                                         applicable Consumer Guarantee), loss of profit or opportunity, or damage to goodwill arising out of or in                                     connection with the Services or these Terms (including as a result of not being able to use the Services or the                           late supply of the Services), whether at common law, under contract, tort (including negligence), in equity,                                 pursuant to statute or otherwise.

       (c)    Use of the Website and the Services is at your own risk. Everything on the Website and the Services is provided to                   you "as is" and "as available" without warranty or condition of any kind. None of the affiliates, directors, officers,                       employees, agents, contributors and licensors of Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes make any express or                             implied representation or warranty about the Services or any products or Services (including the products or                             Services of Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes) referred to on the Website, includes (but is not restricted to) loss                 or damage you might suffer as a result of any of the following:

                (i)    failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, failure to correct defects, delay in                                       operation or transmission, computer virus or other harmful component, loss of data, communication line                                     failure, unlawful third party conduct, or theft, destruction, alteration or unauthorised access to records;

                (ii)   the accuracy, suitability or currency of any information on the Website, the Services, or any of its Services                                 related products (including third party material and advertisements on the Website);

                (iii)  costs incurred as a result of you using the Website, the Services or any of the products of Lauren Okely t/a                               Lauren Dixon Writes; and

                (iv)  the Services or operation in respect to links which are provided for your convenience.

10.   Limitation of liability

       (a)    Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes's total liability arising out of or in connection with the  Services or these                           Terms, however arising, including under contract, tort (including negligence), in equity, under statute or otherwise,                   will not exceed the resupply of the Services to you.

       (b)    You expressly understand and agree that Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes, its affiliates, employees, agents,                     contributors and licensors shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special consequential or                         exemplary damages which may be incurred by you, however caused and under any theory of liability. This shall                       include, but is not limited to, any loss of profit (whether incurred directly or indirectly), any loss of goodwill or                             business reputation and any other intangible loss.

11.    Termination of Contract

       (a)    The Terms will continue to apply until terminated by either you or by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes as set                     out below.

       (b)    If you want to terminate the Terms, you may do so by: Your notice should be sent, in writing, to Lauren Okely t/a                       Lauren Dixon Writes via the 'Contact Us' link on our homepage.

                (i)    providing Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes with 14 days' notice of your intention to terminate; and

                (ii)   closing your accounts for all of the services which you use, where Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes has                             made this option available to you.

                Your notice should be sent, in writing, to Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes via the 'Contact Us' link on our                          homepage.

       (c)    Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes may at any time, terminate the Terms with you if:

                (i)    you have breached any provision of the Terms or intend to breach any provision;

                (ii)   Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes is required to do so by law;

                (iii)  the provision of the Services to you by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes is, in the opinion of Lauren Okely                         t/a Lauren Dixon Writes, no longer commercially viable.

       (d)    Subject to local applicable laws, Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes reserves the right to discontinue or cancel                     your membership at any time and may suspend or deny, in its sole discretion, your access to all or any portion of                     the Website or the Services without notice if you breach any provision of the Terms or any applicable law or if your                 conduct impacts Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes's name or reputation or violates the rights of those of                             another party.

12.   Indemnity

       (a)    You agree to indemnify Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes, its affiliates, employees, agents, contributors, third                     party content providers and licensors from and against:

                (i)    all actions, suits, claims, demands, liabilities, costs, expenses, loss and damage (including legal fees on a full                             indemnity basis) incurred, suffered or arising out of or in connection with Your Content;

                (ii)   any direct or indirect consequences of you accessing, using or transacting on the Website or attempts to do                             so; and/or

                (iii)  any breach of the Terms.

13.   Dispute Resolution

       (a)    Compulsory:

                If a dispute arises out of or relates to the Terms, either party may not commence any Tribunal or Court                                      proceedings in relation to the dispute, unless the following clauses have been complied with (except where urgent                  interlocutory relief is sought).

       (b)    Notice:

                A party to the Terms claiming a dispute ('Dispute') has arisen under the Terms, must give written notice to the                          other party detailing the nature of the dispute, the desired outcome and the action required to settle the Dispute.

       (c)    Resolution:

                On receipt of that notice ('Notice') by that other party, the parties to the Terms ('Parties') must:

                (i)    Within 30 days of the Notice endeavour in good faith to resolve the Dispute expeditiously by negotiation or                               such other means upon which they may mutually agree;

                (ii)   If for any reason whatsoever, 30 days after the date of the Notice, the Dispute has not been resolved, the                                 Parties must either agree upon selection of a mediator or request that an appropriate mediator be appointed                           by the President of the Australian Mediation Association or his or her nominee;

                (iii)  The Parties are equally liable for the fees and reasonable expenses of a mediator and the cost of the venue of                         the mediation and without limiting the foregoing undertake to pay any amounts requested by the mediator as                           a pre-condition to the mediation commencing. The Parties must each pay their own costs associated with the                           mediation;

                (iv)  The mediation will be held in Perth, Australia.

       (d)    Confidential:

                All communications concerning negotiations made by the Parties arising out of and in connection with this dispute                  resolution clause are confidential and to the extent possible, must be treated as "without prejudice" negotiations                      for the purpose of applicable laws of evidence.

       (e)    Termination of Mediation:

                If 1 month have elapsed after the start of a mediation of the Dispute and the Dispute has not been resolved, either                    Party may ask the mediator to terminate the mediation and the mediator must do so.

14.   Venue and Jurisdiction

       (a)    The Services offered by Lauren Okely t/a Lauren Dixon Writes is intended to be viewed by residents of Australia. In                 the event of any dispute arising out of or in relation to the Website, you agree that the exclusive venue for                                 resolving any dispute shall be in the courts of Western Australia, Australia.

15.   Governing Law

       (a)    The Terms are governed by the laws of Western Australia, Australia. Any dispute, controversy, proceeding or claim                 of whatever nature arising out of or in any way relating to the Terms and the rights created hereby shall be                               governed, interpreted and construed by, under and pursuant to the laws of Western Australia, Australia, without                       reference to conflict of law principles, notwithstanding mandatory rules. The validity of this governing law clause is                   not contested. The Terms shall be binding to the benefit of the parties hereto and their successors and assigns.

16.   Independent Legal Advice

       (a)    Both parties confirm and declare that the provisions of the Terms are fair and reasonable and both parties having                     taken the opportunity to obtain independent legal advice and declare the Terms are not against public policy on                     the grounds of inequality or bargaining power or general grounds of restraint of trade.

17.   Severance

       (a)    If any part of these Terms is found to be void or unenforceable by a Court of competent jurisdiction, that part shall                   be severed and the rest of the Terms shall remain in force.