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Area is a trading name of Sasnet Media Pty Ltd, Australia (ABN 95 167 628 515)
Terms of Service
At, we wish to build and maintain a community where diverse, intelligent and respectful general discussions and information sharing between members can thrive. The following Terms and Agreements outline both generally and specifically indicates what we feel are appropriate guidelines to preserve the highest quality online experience. We encourage you to read our Terms of Service before joining our site.
The access and use of this Web Site (at or such other URL as Area may determine) and Services (defined below) contained therein by you is conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions and notices (collectively, “Terms of Service”) contained herein. Your use of this Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such Terms of Service for the time being as set out herein.
Area reserves the right to vary the Terms of Service from time to time at its absolute discretion either with or without notice to you. You are advised to check the Terms of Service regularly, which shall be effective from the date of posting on this Web Site. You warrant that you have the necessary authority and capacity to enter into this agreement.
This Web Site is for your personal and commercial use. You may not modify copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from this Web Site.
Area currently provides users with access to a rich collection of on-line resources and information including the in-house forums, consumer reviews, members and listings, marketplace and articles (collectively, “Services”). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augments or enhances the current Services, including the release of new Area resources, shall be subject to the Terms of Service.
We are not a “traditional” auctioneer and are not involved in the actual transaction between sellers and buyers. We are merely a passive conduit for the distribution and publication of information about items advertised for sale. As a result, we have no control over and, to the extent permitted by law, make no warranties in relation to, the suitability, quality, safety or legality of any items advertised for sale on the TP site, the accuracy or truth of any advertising listings on the TP site or the ability of sellers and buyers to actually enforce or complete a transaction.
As a condition of your use of this Web Site, you warrant and undertake to Area that you will not use this Web Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using this Web Site and its associated Services, you warrant and undertake that you will not:
(a) Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
(b) Post, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, racially or ethnically objectionable, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
(c) Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Area official, forum moderator or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
(d) Post a link that contains software or other material (including without limitation, text, photographs and diagrams) protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
(e) Post a link, upload or distribute any files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage or degrade or otherwise prejudice the operation and performance of another’s computer.
(f) Post or otherwise transmit any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party.
(g) Post or otherwise transmit any content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under non-disclosure agreements)
(h) Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters and post/transmit any junk mail, spam or any unsolicited mass dissemination of email.
(i) Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
(j) Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communities.
(k) Promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals. This may include, but is not limited to, providing instructions on how to assemble bombs, grenades and other weapons, and creating “Crush” sites.(n) Collect or store personal data about other users.
This Web Site may contain links to other Web sites or resources operated by parties other than Area. Such links are provided for your convenience only. As Area has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Area is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. Area’s inclusion of links to such web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such web sites or any association with their operators. You further acknowledge and agree that Area shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
You agree that Area, in its sole discretion, may terminate or ban Area Membership, use of the Services, and remove and discard any content within the Services, for any reason including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Area believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the Terms of Service. Area may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Services, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Services under any provision of this Terms of Services may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Area may immediately deactivate or delete your Area Membership and all related information and files in your Area Membership and/or bar any further access to such files or the Services. Further, you agree that Area shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Services Area reserves the right to deny in its sole discretion any user access to this Web site, the Services or any portion thereof without notice.
Area runs advertisements and promotions. By using Area, you agree that Area has the right to run such advertisements and promotions. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by Area are subject to change. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Services, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that Area shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Services.
Area has obligation to monitor the Communities and Area reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Area’s sole discretion. Area does not control the content posted via the Services and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content. You understand that by using the Services, you may be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Area does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Community and, therefore, Area specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communities and any actions resulting from your participation in any Community. Forum moderators are not authorised Area spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Area.
You are solely responsible and liable for any and all access, use and/or misuse of this Web Site and Services made under your User ID and Password (whether or not authorised by you). You agree to indemnify and hold Area, the Web Site administrators, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your content, your access and use of the Services, your connection to the Services, this Web Site, your violation of the Terms of Service, or your violation of any rights of another.
The information, software, products, and services included on this Web Site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Area may make improvements and/or changes in this Web Site at any time.
Area makes no representations about the suitability, reliability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, products, prices, services and related graphics contained on this web site for any purpose. All such information, products, services and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. Area hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event shall Area be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of this web site, with the delay or inability to use this web site, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, products, services and related graphics obtained through this web site, or otherwise arising out of the use of this web site, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if Area has been advised of the possibility of damages. Because some states/jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of this web site, or with any of these terms of use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this web site. Area is not responsible to you or any third party for your actions and activities on this Web Site (whether or not authorised by you) for any reason whatsoever including without limitation, your failure to comply with the spirit and the letter of the Terms of Service herein.
Area reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which this Web Site is offered.