SITE TERMS OF USE

Welcome to the MediaCast website (the Site) operated by MediaCast Pty Ltd ATF MediaCast Trust (MediaCast).

The site

The site provides advanced features for media creations and distribution along with news features and blog.

The Site may consist of information, opinions, text, graphics, animations, links, audio, video, software, photos, music, sounds, and other material and data provided by MediaCast and third parties.

Use of this site

By registering, accessing and using advanced features of the Site you agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions as amended by MediaCast from time to time.

Breach of these Terms & Conditions may result in your registration and access to the advanced features of the Site being cancelled at the sole discretion of MediaCast.

These Terms & Conditions must also be read in conjunction with the Privacy Policy of the MediaCast website.

You shall be responsible for the confidentiality and use of your username and password(s) and access tokens. You understand that you shall be solely responsible for all information electronically transmitted, or use of any data, information, or services obtained, using your username and password(s).

MediaCast does not endorse any content, comment, statement or claim (text, audio or otherwise) contained within, attached or associated with any release or media distribution. Sourcing from this Site indicates that you and your organisation consent to these terms and conditions.

Third party content and links

The Site may include third party content which is subject to that third party's terms and conditions of use. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting any licence or right for you to use that content. You should consult the third party’s terms and conditions of use in relation to any third party content.

The Site includes links to third party sites which are not related to MediaCast and in relation to which MediaCast has no control or interest. Links to third party sites do not constitute any endorsement or approval of those sites or of the owners of those sites.

MediaCast is not responsible for the accuracy of information contained on other websites accessed by links from this website and makes no warranties that the information contained on this website or any links from this website are free of infection by computer viruses or other contamination.

Copyright and Intellectual Property

Material appearing on this website is subject to copyright vested in MediaCast or third parties. All content on this website is protected by Australian and International copyright and other intellectual property laws. You may not do anything which interferes with or breaches those laws or the intellectual property rights in the content.

Visitors to this site may download, display or print a copy of material from this site provided you do not modify the content in any way (including any copyright notice). All other use of the site content is not permitted without the copyright or trademark owners’ permission. MediaCast asserts the right to be recognised as the author of the material and the right to have its material remain unaltered.

Apart from any use as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), all other rights are reserved.

The MediaCast logo is a (pending) trademark of MediaCast Pty Ltd ATF MediaCast Trust. Nothing displayed on the website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use, reproduce or adapt the MediaCast logo without the express written permission of MediaCast.

Requests and inquiries concerning reproduction and rights should be addressed to contact@mediacast.com.au

The site may include third party content which is subject to that third party’s terms and conditions of use. Nothing on this site should be construed as granting any licence or right for you to use that content. You should consult the third party’s terms and conditions of use in relation to any third party content. External site images, if any, used on the site are used with the permission of the authors of those sites and must not be reproduced without obtaining the permission of the author of those materials.

You must note that the copyright in material appearing on internet sites which are linked from this site vest in the author of that material, or the author's licensee [subject to the operation of the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth)]. MediaCast recommends that you refer to the copyright statements at those sites before making use of any material. Links to third party sites do not constitute any endorsement or approval of those sites of or the owner of those sites.

Material Use

“Media” refers to any broadcaster, including but not limited to radio, television, wired or wireless transmission, internet or online radio, news or any other broadcasting service (licensed or unlicensed by relevant legislation), including all paid employees, volunteers, or any other person acting on behalf of that Radio Station.

As an exception to the Copyright and Intellectual Property notice, material is generally provided to the Media royalty free and free of any charges and fees, except where otherwise specifically noted for the purposes of editing and broadcasting.

The Media are permitted to use Customer material supplied by MediaCast from its NewsWire service provided it is not modified in such a way that would produce, disseminate or broadcast that material in a manner which may misrepresent the original message or its implied intention.

The Media shall be deemed to have verified as fact all statements or any other claim intentionally or unintentionally implied as fact that is supplied by MediaCast and later used for broadcast. This includes all material (text, audio or otherwise) relayed on behalf of the Customer or provided direct by MediaCast.

The Media shall strictly observe any broadcast embargo placed upon specific material provided by MediaCast through its NewsWire service.

The Media shall use all MediaCast material (text audio or otherwise) reasonably and responsibly, taking consideration of all current circumstances, updates, public discussion, opinion, counter viewpoints and developments in respect of that particular matter.

Contributing content

When you submit content to the Site in any format, including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio, you grant MediaCast an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty–free, perpetual licence to publish that content on the Site. You acknowledge that content submitted by you will be accessible by the public through the Site.

You agree that MediaCast can use that content in any way, now and in the future. MediaCast also reserves the right not to use or publish on the Site content you submit.

You warrant that you have all of the necessary rights, including copyright, in the content you contribute, that your content is not defamatory and that it does not infringe any law. You also warrant that the content you contribute complies with any relevant professional obligations.

You waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on the Site.

MediaCast does not provide any protection as against third parties to the intellectual property in any material submitted. By submitting material, you warrant that you have all necessary permissions and licences for the use of that material and agree to indemnify MediaCast against any loss, liability, claim or demand (including legal fees) claimed by any third party arising from a breach of that warranty or these terms and conditions.

Liability and indemnity

MediaCast does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the content on the Site. The content is provided to you “as is” and on an “as available” basis and on the condition that you undertake all responsibility for assessing the accuracy of the content and rely on it at your own risk. All content on the Site may be changed without notice.

MediaCast will have no responsibility or liability in relation to any loss or damage that you incur, including damage to your software or hardware, arising from your use of or access to this Site.

MediaCast does not warrant that functions contained in the Site content, such as hyperlinks, will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or the server that makes it available, are free of viruses, malicious computer code or bugs.

To the extent permitted by law, all other representations, conditions or warranties, whether based in statute, common law or otherwise are excluded. Liability of MediaCast, for any breach of a term or condition implied by law is limited at MediaCast’s discretion, to the supply of any service again or the payment for the cost of having any service supplied again.

You indemnify MediaCast, its directors, officers, employees and agents against any action, claim, loss or expense which it incurs which arises from your use of the Site, including as a result of you submitting content to the Site in any form.

General

These Terms & Condition shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Queensland.

Users will not use this site for any purpose or in any way which is unlawful.