Governing Law and Jurisdiction
LodgeX is incorporated in the State of Victoria and the Commonwealth of Australia. All legal content on this Website relates only to the laws of Australia, unless specifically stated otherwise. By reading any material on this Website or by contacting LodgeX you are deemed to acknowledge and accept the laws of that jurisdiction and the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of the State of Victoria, Australia.
Any agreement deemed to be entered as a result of using this Website shall be treated as though it were executed and performed in the State of Victoria, Australia, and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia without regard to any conflict of laws.
Compliance with Laws
Location of Host Server
The host server for this Website is located in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
All of the material, images, photographs, or illustrations displayed on this Website is © Copyright, LodgeX Pty Ltd, 2019 unless otherwise specifically noted, and is protected under the Copyright Act 1968 (Commonwealth of Australia) and international copyright laws.
This Website may contain our trade marks or service marks as well as those of our affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics and/or logos. Your use of this Website does not constitute any right or licence for you to use any such trade marks or service marks. All trade marks used or depicted on this Website belong to LodgeX or the respective owners.
If you use any of our trade marks to refer to our activities, products or services, you must include a statement attributing that trade mark to LodgeX. You must not use any of our trade marks:
- In or as the whole or part of your own trade marks;
- In connection with activities, products or services that are not ours;
- In a manner that may be confusing, misleading or deceptive; or
- In a manner that disparages LodgeX or our information, products or services (including this Website).
Any copying, reproduction, adaptation, redistribution, use, commercialisation, display, transmission or publication of any part or all of the contents of this Website is strictly prohibited without the written permission of LodgeX except to the extent expressly permitted below. You may print one copy of information contained on this Website for your personal use provided that you include this copyright notice © Copyright, LodgeX Pty Ltd, 2019 on each copy, that you make no alterations to any of the pages and do not use any of the information in any other work or publication whatsoever whether the publication is paper based or electronic.
LodgeX does not warrant or represent that your use of materials displayed on the Website will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with LodgeX. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting any licence or right of use of any other person’s or entity’s trade marks which may be displayed on this Website, without their express permission.
No part of the information on this Website may be distributed or copied for any public or commercial purposes. Any unauthorised use of the material or images included on this Website may violate copyright laws, trade mark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
You are prohibited from unlawfully using any of the copyright content and passing off content from this Website as your own. You are not permitted to “mirror”, “deep-link” or “frame” this Website within another website, and/or copy all or parts of this Website for re-use on your or another website.
Disclaimer of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by law LodgeX will not be liable to you or anyone else for any loss or damage (whether direct, special, indirect, punitive, incidental, exemplary, consequential or otherwise) however caused (whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise which may be directly or indirectly suffered in connection with use of this Website or websites of other entities which may be hyperlinked to this Website.
The information contained on this Website is provided by us in good faith on an “as is” basis. LodgeX believes that all information given in the course of or in connection with this Website (whether by LodgeX itself or its employees or agents) is accurate and reliable. However, no warranty of accuracy, reliability or completeness as to such information is given, and no responsibility for loss arising in any way from or in connection with errors or omissions in any information provided (including responsibility to any person by reason of negligence) is accepted by LodgeX or by any of its agents or employees.
The information contained on this Website is not extensive, is not intended to be relied on by any person and is intended solely to assist clients in appreciating the nature of the services provided and issues concerned in relation to electronic conveyancing. You must make your own assessment of the information on this Website, and you rely on it at your own risk. LodgeX cannot accept responsibility for decisions made solely on the basis of this information without the benefit of appropriate and specific professional advice in particular circumstances, and we recommend that appropriate and specific professional advice be sought before acting on any such information or advice.
LodgeX has procedures in place to check whether the operation of this Website, including materials posted to it, might have been compromised by malicious code. However, we cannot guarantee that such operation is free of malicious code and we do not accept any responsibility for any damage or loss caused by any such code. LodgeX does not warrant or represent that the information provided on this Website is free of any computer virus or any defects or errors. LodgeX is not liable to visitors to its Website or any other party for any loss or damage however caused, whether by negligence or otherwise, resulting directly or indirectly from the downloading or use of any files or material on its Website, and LodgeX’s liability in such an event is limited to the re-supply of its own files from this Website. You must take your own precautions to ensure that whatever your select for your use from this Website is free of viruses or anything else (such as worms or Trojans) that may interfere with or damage the operation of computer systems or portable electronic devices. LodgeX recommends that prior to using any downloaded file users should carry out an appropriate virus check.
You agree that you will not use this Website for any unlawful purpose or for any purpose prohibited by these Terms or by law. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless LodgeX, its partners, employees, agents and contributors from any liability, loss, claim and/or expense (including reasonable legal fees) related to your breach or violation of these Terms.
LodgeX has not reviewed all of the sites linked to this Website and is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this Website. The inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply any endorsement, approval, recommendation or preference by LodgeX of any such sites or of any information, products or services referred to on any such sites. Unless stated otherwise, we have no relationship with the owners or operators of any such sites linked to this Website, and no control over or rights in such websites. Your linking to any other off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk. LodgeX cannot provide any warranty about the accuracy or source of any data set out on any of those servers or websites or the content of any file the user downloads from such a third party site. LodgeX will remove any link to this Website upon request from the linked entity.
Commercial Electronic Messaging
If you express any interest in any products or services or information through your use of this Website, you consent to LodgeX sending commercial electronic messages (including messages about our products and services and the products and services of third parties) to electronic addresses which you have provided to us or for which you or your employer (or your employer’s related bodies corporate) are the relevant electronic account holder.
The Website uses the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies, which are required for the operation of the Website. Without them, you would not be able to register or log in for the Website or access the services that LodgeX offers.
- Analytical/performance cookies, which allow LodgeX to recognise and count the number of visitors, learn how visitors navigate the Website and improve the Website.
- Functionality cookies, which LodgeX uses to recognize you when you return to the Website.