ADDITIONAL TERMS OF SERVICE FOR OUR MEMBERSHIPS
These Additional Terms of Service (“Terms”) apply to all members, or all potential members of Jewel’s School Gems Club. These Terms together with any other terms and conditions and policies we publish or link to on our website and services form an Agreement with us (“Agreement”). “You” could be any client of ours.
ONLINE MEMBERSHIP WE WILL PROVIDE
By purchasing a membership to Jewel’s School Gems Club, (“Membership Services”) you are entitled to access various printable and digital teaching resources, including STEM teaching resources.
Things you must do before purchasing a Membership
- be 18 years old or have parental consent;
- provide complete and accurate information to us, including account information, and promptly inform us of any updates to your information;
- ensure you have adequate technology set up and internet access make use of the Membership.
Acknowledgements you make when purchasing on our website
You acknowledge and agree that we cannot take into account your personal teaching situation or your goals or objectives when providing our Membership Services. The Materials are general in nature and we cannot guarantee that your desired outcome will be met. You are solely responsible for your own success and outcomes.
You further acknowledge and agree that there may be:
- occasional errors or omissions in the Membership Services descriptions, prices, availability and promotions;
- some Membership Services with limited places or that are limited to certain regions or groups of people;
- technical problems downloading Materials, and there are inherent risks associated with downloading digital products and using online software.
Except as required by law, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information, or the availability of the Membership Services.
You also acknowledge that we may make recommendations of suppliers for various products or services during your Membership. Any recommendations are only recommendations, and if you purchase from the supplier that is a contract between you and the supplier, and we are not involved. Therefore, you must direct any product or service concerns, requests for refunds or other feedback to the supplier.
The Membership Fee must be paid before we grant you access to the membership portal. The Membership Fee is for the minimum term of 12 months (“Minimum Term”). After the Minimum Term your membership will rollover for a further term of 12 months, and on an annual basis thereafter (“Membership Period”).
The Membership Fee is automatically deducted from your nominated payment method unless you or we cancel your Membership in accordance with the cancellation or termination terms below.
You authorise us to:
- deduct the Membership Fee and all other accrued and owing fees from your debit or credit card; and
- deduct any applicable currency conversion fees or financial service provider fees where relevant.
You must ensure that sufficient funds are available in your nominated account to meet any withdrawals made by us on their scheduled due dates. Where payment is defaulted or not received, you authorise us to debit any outstanding funds from your nominated account, without the need for notifying you.
If you have any special offer coupons, they must be used at the time of purchase to apply; they cannot be applied retrospectively.
If You Need to Cancel Your Membership
We do not provide any refunds for Membership Fees. If you need to cancel your Membership you can cancel via the membership portal. All Memberships are automatically renewed annually. You must cancel prior to the Minimum Term of 12 months to ensure your Membership is not automatically renewed for the Membership Period.
Things you must do after purchasing our Membership Services
- maintain the confidentiality of your login and password for your account;
- not allow other people to use the Materials or your account;
- contact us by email at if you have any difficulty downloading any Materials;
- not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, re-sell or exploit the or Materials in any way;
- contact us by email at if you have any issues with the Membership Services and require a refund;
- seek our prior written consent before any publication of information about us; and
- in the case of a dispute keep all communications confidential.
We encourage you to engage in our public forum. However, you must not post any of the following, which is determined at our discretion:
- any inappropriate or offensive, threatening or abusive content;
- any immoral content, including but not limited to, anything pornographic or obscene;
- any illegal content, including any content which is defamatory;
- anything that breaches the rights of any third party, including but not limited to, any intellectual property rights of a third party such as copyright, or trademark, or a third party’s privacy; or
- any content that impersonates any other person or misleads us or third parties as to the origin of your posts.
You are responsible for all your posts and their accuracy, completeness and timeliness. We are not responsible for any of your posts or any third party posts. Where posts do not comply with our rules, or are otherwise objectionable we may, but do not have any obligation to, edit or remove the content. By making posts in our community, you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable licence to use the posts for any purpose, and you waive any Moral Rights in those posts.
Things we’d love you to do after purchasing your Membership
We’d love you to encourage your teacher friends to also purchase a Membership. We’d also love you to provide us with any photos, videos, testimonials, and/or case studies so we can use them for marketing and information purposes, publications, exhibitions and professional awards across all print or digital mediums, including our social media channels.
However, please note that by providing us with photos, videos, testimonials and/or case studies you assign copyright ownership to us. This includes all copyright and any other rights under the Copyright Act 1968 and the right of reproduction either wholly or in part. If you provide content but subsequently want to revoke permission to use it, it is your responsibility to notify us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org.
OTHER MATTERS YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF
We may change information on our website
Except as required by law, we may at any time, and without prior notice to you:
- change and update information including availability and promotions;
- change prices or descriptions of our Membership Services;
- discontinue any Membership Services.
We comply with the Australian Consumer Law
You are entitled to various consumer guarantees, rights, and remedies under the Australian Consumer Law including, but not limited to, consumer guarantees that the Membership Services are delivered with due care and skill and in a reasonable time.
Except as required by law we do not warrant the quality of the Membership Services or warrant that they will meet your expectations. We do not provide refunds for changes of mind, where you fail to provide us with adequate information, where you can no longer benefit from the Membership Services or where you fail to comply with our instructions.
If we need to cancel the Membership Services we will provide a refund
Except as required by law, all payments are non-transferable and non-refundable. On occasion we may cancel the Membership Services where we are no longer able to provide them. In these or similar circumstances where you have paid in advance we will provide you with a refund. We will notify you as soon as possible of any changes to the Membership Services. We do not provide refunds except as required under the Australian Consumer Law.
We can refuse to serve you and provide Membership Services at any time
We may refuse to provide our Membership Services to you, or anyone, for any reason, at any time. In particular, if you breach this Agreement we may immediately terminate your use of our website and services, any account and disable your ability to purchase a Membership. We can also change, suspend or stop providing Membership Services at any time, for any reason. We are not responsible to you for any changes, or if we suspend or stop our Membership Services.
All the Intellectual Property Rights in our Materials are owned by or licensed by us. We grant you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free, revocable licence for to use our Materials for your personal use only. This licence to use our Materials in relation to the Membership Services is for the duration of your membership only. In particular, you must not use our Materials for any commercial purposes without our prior written consent which is given or withheld at our sole discretion. Any use beyond your sole personal use will be conditional on the payment of license fees, and acknowledgement of our moral rights under the Copyright Act 1968 where applicable. Please contact us at email@example.com to seek consent.
RELIANCE ON ADVICE DISCLAIMER
We may provide information in our Materials and that may be classed as advice. Whilst we exercise due care in ensuring its accuracy, sometimes it may not be accurate. There may be typographical errors, or it may be based on an opinion of the author that is not widely held. Occasionally the information may be historical information, and based on primary sources of material, contemporary thinking, regulations or laws which existed at the time of publication, and these will change from time to time. Occasionally the information may not be complete. For that reason, we cannot guarantee that the information is accurate, complete or current.
LIABILITY AND INDEMNITY
To the maximum extent permitted by law, we are not liable for any Loss or Damage arising from your use of our website and services or any Membership Services, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions, price changes or discontinued Membership Services, your reliance on any of our information, any visitor posts and content, any links to third party websites, any interruptions, any changes, suspension or termination of our website and services.
To the extent which we are entitled to do so, our liability under the Australian Consumer Law will be limited, at our option to:-
- the replacement of the Membership Services or the supply of an equivalent services; or
- the payment of acquiring an equivalent .
In any case, our liability to you will not exceed the amount of $100.
You agree to indemnify us, and to keep us indemnified from any Claim arising out of or in connection with your breach of this Agreement, including, but not limited to where you provide incorrect information, any breach of the posting rules, and any breach of our Intellectual Property Rights.
IF THERE IS A DISPUTE
In the event of any dispute that cannot be resolved, both parties agree to obtain an independent professional arbitrator/dispute resolution specialist to make a determination on the dispute and each party agrees to pay their own costs.
This Agreement is to be construed in accordance with the laws of VIC, Australia, and you and we submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of VIC, Australia. This is the entire agreement between you and us, and supersedes any prior agreements, proposals and communications whether oral or written, between you and us. In the event of an inconsistency between the terms in this document, and other terms and conditions on our website, these terms prevail. No other term is to be included in this Agreement except where it is required to be included by law. The failure by us to exercise any right, or enforce any provision in this Agreement does not waive the future operation of that right or provision. In the event that a provision in this Agreement is not enforceable, such provision shall be severed from this Agreement to the extent permitted by law, and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect. All obligations and liabilities in these Agreement survive termination of this Agreement.
Australian Consumer Law means Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.
Agreement means these terms, and the general website terms and conditions and all other terms and conditions and policies published or linked to on our website.
Claim means any claim, under statute, tort, contract or negligence, any demand, award or costs.
Intellectual Property Rights means all copyright, trademarks, design rights, patents, trade secrets and confidential information whether registered or unregistered.
Loss or Damage means any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential loss or damages of any kind, including but not limited to, any loss of profits, revenue, savings, loss of data, loss of enjoyment, virus to systems, personal injury, death, property damage and legal costs.
Materials means any of our materials, and includes any printable or digital worksheets and documents, and any other resources provided to you during your membership.
Membership Fee means the membership fee as advertised on our website from time to time.
Membership Period means annually, and then ongoing on an annual basis.
Membership Services means the Jewel’s School Gems Club membership and includes all Materials.
Moral Rights means any moral rights as further defined in the Copyright Act 1968.
We, us, or our means Jewel-Lynn Pastor t/as Jewel’s School Gems [ABN 61961927193 ] and includes any of our employees, agents, partners, contractors.
Website and services means www.jewelschoolgemsclub.com, and everything available on this website including, but not limited to, all Membership Services.