The following Terms and Conditions relate to the use of VegKit.com.
VegKit is an initiative of Animals Australia Federation Ltd ACN 617 080 387 ("Animals Australia") and is owned and operated by Animals Australia.
In these Terms and Conditions, the expression "we" or "us" refers to Animals Australia, and "Site" refers to VegKit.com.
By using any part of the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions may be modified at any time and it is up to you to check periodically for changes. If at any time you choose not to accept these Terms and Conditions of use, please do not use this Site.
Please contact us for any requests to: republish content from the Site, create links to the Site; or to report any concerns about content on the Site.
All content is the intellectual property of Animals Australia and protected by Australian and international copyright laws. We acknowledge and credit the contribution of recipe developers throughout the Site.
The contents of the Site are intended for personal use only; they may not be replicated for profit. You must obtain written consent from us if you wish to publish or display any material from the Site. You must abide by any copyright notices or other restrictions contained in any of the Site.
Participation and Confidentiality
The Site features the ability to leave comments and communicate with other users. All comments will be moderated and removed if deemed to be inappropriate or not in accordance with our Commenting Guidelines. We will remove such content as soon as practicable.
Please contact us to report any content you believe does not comply with these Terms and Conditions. We are not obligated to remove any content from the Site which does not violate the Terms and Conditions.
Please think carefully before adding any information on the Site, as any information you disclose will become publicly available. Anything you have written may potentially be used by others in ways we are unable to control, including to contact you for unauthorised purposes.
You agree that you will not upload or transmit any communications or content of any type that infringes or violates any rights of others. We reserve the right to terminate your account at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
You agree not to do any of the following while using the Site:
• harass, stalk or otherwise abuse another user;
• publish any content that is false, abusive, defamatory, libelous, disparaging, pornographic or that promotes violence, racial hatred, terrorism or illegal acts;
• make available any content that is unlawful or infringes, violates or misappropriates any patent, trademark, trade identity right, trade secret, publicity right, privacy right, copyright or any other intellectual property or any other rights of any third party;
• upload or transmit viruses, Trojan horses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
• impersonate any person or entity;
• publish any personal advertising, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or offers for sale of any products or services; or
• violate any applicable local, state, federal or international law, rule or regulation.
If you create an account on the Site, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and all activities that occur under the account. You may not use false or misleading information in connection to your account. You are responsible for taking reasonable steps to maintain the confidentiality of your username and password. You may delete your account at any time.
These Terms and Conditions do not apply to your use of unaffiliated sites to which this Site links. We do not take responsibility for the contents of any linking sites and cannot be held responsible or liable for any loss or damage that is caused in connection with your use of any content, goods or services available on any other site.
If you wish to create a link to the Site, please ensure the nature or content of your link to the Site accords with these Terms and Conditions or standards that are acceptable to us; in the case that it does not, we reserve the right to request that you remove the link to the Site, and we reserve the right to take any further action as needed.
Security of Information
Whilst we take rigorous steps to preserve the security of data, unfortunately no data transmission can be guaranteed as completely secure. Any information submitted is done so at your own risk.
We make no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of content, which may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. The use of the Site is at your own risk. Changes are periodically made and may be made at any time.
Use Outside Australia
The information on the Site and the Terms and Conditions have been prepared in accordance with Australian law. If you are residing in or accessing this Site from a country other than Australia the content and the Terms and Conditions may not satisfy the laws of that country. As such, if the information or the Terms and Conditions do not satisfy the laws of another country, then the Site is not intended for your use, and you are not entitled to rely on the information contained on the Site. Any loss or damage incurred as a result of such use outside of Australia becomes the liability of that user.
The Site has no age restrictions for those accessing content or commenting. We collect minimal personal data when users create an account in order to comment, and this data is stored in a secure database. We strongly recommend that parents participate in their children's exploration of the internet.
Limitation of Liability
We are not liable for any damages to persons or property that result from following any content published on the Site. The primary authors and users of the Site are not medical professionals or nutritionists. Please consult with your physician before making major dietary changes if you are unsure how to do so safely. We will not be liable for any damages that may result, including any economic loss, injury, illness or death. Information made available on the Site by us or Site users cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including psychological, financial, medical, business or legal matters.
You agree to indemnify us against any losses, liabilities, legal costs and other expenses incurred (either directly or indirectly) as a result of or in connection with your use of the Site. This includes any willful, unlawful or negligent act by you in connection with the Site.