ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Indicated.com.au provides Indicated Membership Service to you, subject to the following Indicated Membership Service Agreement ("Agreement"). These terms and conditions may change without notice, so please check them from time to time.
Indicated Membership Service provides you with the ability to connect with other authors, readers and writers with the intent of: a) sharing information about yourself and your works; b) promoting other authors, and their works for discovery by new readers, authors and writers; c) promoting yourself and your works for discovery by new readers, authors and writers; d) enabling Indicated.com.au to promote you and your works; and e) access to information and services on publishing and marketing.
In consideration, you agree: (a) to provide accurate, current and complete information about yourself and works; (b) to maintain and promptly update your information; and (c) that you are aged 18 or over as some of the content on this site is for adults only and not intended for children. If Indicated.com.au has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is not accurate, not current or incomplete, Indicated.com.au has the right to suspend or terminate your Indicated Membership and refuse any or all current or future use. Indicated.com.au is concerned about the safety and privacy of all its users. Any information uploaded to Indicated.com.au is your responsibility, it must not contain any viruses or advertisements.
You acknowledge and agree that Indicated.com.au may disclose publicly posted information such as your book cover, blurb and sample pages to Indicated.com.au members and any internet users (e.g. authors, readers, book stores, editors, printers, publishers, marketers) who might visit the site in an effort to best promote you and your works. You acknowledge that Indicated.com.au does not pre-screen authors, but that Indicated.com.au shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse, move, edit or remove any service, page, post, work, message, review or other content or service that is available via any Indicated Membership Services. You are not permitted to upload to, distribute through or otherwise publish through Indicated.com.au any content which is libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal or otherwise objectionable that would constitute or encourage criminal offence, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law.
Membership fees for Indicated Memberships are due annually, are manually renewed and all currency references are in AUD (Australian) dollars. Indicated.com,au uses PayPal for all payments, accordingly you will need a PayPal account in order to pay your Indicated.com,au membership and other fees. If your PayPal account has been billed for ongoing membership without your approval, or if an amount greater than the authorised payment is withdrawn, you agree to notify Indicated.com.au as soon as you become aware of this and Indicated.com.au will refund the difference to you. All membership fees are non-refundable. Indicated.com.au are not responsible if the payment cannot be processed because of any one or more of the following a) there are insufficient funds in your PayPal account or your linked banking or financial institution account, or the payment would exceed any credit limit; b) you provided any incorrect information; and c) the service is unavailable for any reasons
You grant Indicated.com.au a non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use your works such as book cover, blurb and sample pages etc, for the purpose of advertising and promoting you, the author and your works. Indicated.com.au agrees that all such usage relating to you and your works will properly identify you, the author, as the source of the works. You agree not to take as your own or copy any ideas, characters, plots or sections from any of the works you review or try to reproduce any of the spotlighted novels and pass it off as your own work. Indicated.com.au takes no responsibility for any breaches of copyright or trademarks made by any of its members in the above instances. Material on this website, including text and images, is protected by copyright law. Prior written consent of the copyright holder must be obtained for any other use of material. Copyright of all images and text on this site remains with the artist or copyright owner at all times. No part of this site may be distributed or copied for any commercial purpose or financial gain. All intellectual property rights in relation to this website are reserved and owned by Indicate.com.au.
You warrant to Indicated.com.au that you, the author, are the owner of the copyright of the material submitted for promotion on Indicated.com.au.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Indicated.com.au its directors, employees and agents from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or arising from your use of the material, or your breach of the Indicated Membership Service. Indicated.com.au will notify you promptly of any such claim, suit or proceeding.
DISCLAMERS AND LIABILITY
All care and diligence is taken to ensure the accuracy of information. However, Indicated.com.au, its employees and contractors make no representation and take no responsibility for any error, omission, inaccuracy, misleading information or anything done or not done if you access, download, use or act in reliance on any information, representation or data contained, linked or distributed through this website. You understand and agree that Indicated Membership Service is provided "as is" and to the full extent permitted by the law, without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, including but no limited to, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose and non-infringement. Indicated.com.au does not endorse, accept or adopt any comments made by its members. Any comments are from the members only, and are given for the purpose of general criticism, praise, and education to help authors improve their craft.
Indicated.com.au reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Indicated Membership Services (or any part thereof) with or without notice. Indicated also reserves the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to add, edit, remove any or all content added to Indciated.com.au with or without notice. You agree that Indicated.com.au shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Indicated Membership Service
THIRD PARTY PRODUCTS/SERVICES/HYPERLINKS
Indicated.com.au does not intentionally endorse any third party or its products, services or websites by any content, links or third party advertisements on or to this website. Links are provided as a convenience only. Indicated.com.au is not responsible to you for the delivery of goods or services you buy on a third party website.
CANCELLATION AND TERMINATION
You will have the ability to cancel your Indicated Membership at any time. Any such cancellation will result in the termination of your ability to access the Service at the end of the then-current term for which you have paid. If you cancel your Indicated Membership before the end of the term for which you paid, you will not receive a refund. Indicated.com.au reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your membership account or use of the Indicated Membership Service, and remove, edit and discard any member's account or posts within the Indicated Membership Service if it believes that for any reason you have breached the Indicated Review and Support System Rules and Indicated Review System Policy. Any termination of your access to the Indicated Membership under any provision of this Indicated Membership Service may be done without prior notice to you, and Indicated.com.au may immediately deactivate or delete your Indicated Membership Account and/or bar any further access to the Indicated Membership Service. Indicated.com.au will not be held liable for any loss or damage arising from the exercising of these rights.
This written Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Indicated.com.au and supersedes any prior agreements, may not be modified orally, and may not be assigned by either party without the other's written consent. Such consent may not be unreasonably withheld. The Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of New South Wales and the Commonwealth of Australia as applicable. If a dispute arises it must be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales and the Commonwealth of Australia. If a provision, or part of it, of Indicated.com.au's Membership Service Agreement is held invalid, unenforceable or illegal by a judicial authority for any reason, then that provision or part must be read down if possible but if that cannot be done then it must be severed and the balance of these terms and conditions will otherwise remain in full force.