Using Doclens.com Online Services
Doclens.com Online Communities
Use of Doclens.com Content
1. Using Doclens.com Online Services
Doclens.com provides its online services, including Doclens.com-managed spaces on third party platforms, (Doclens.com Online Services) on the following terms.
By continuing to access the Doclens.com Online Services, you agree to be bound by the terms outlined below and any additional terms (including House Rules) outlined within the specific service you access. Please check this page regularly so you are aware of any updates to the terms. If you do not agree with any of the terms, as updated or amended, please do not use the service.
2. Contributing Content
You are responsible for all content you contribute to any Doclens.com Online Services, including text, photos, videos, audio and links (Your Content).
By contributing content to any Doclens.com Online Service, you grant the Doclens.com a royalty-free, non-exclusive licence to use Your Content in any way that we want, and in any media worldwide. This may include the use of your photos or video in syndication to our Australian and international content partners. You retain copyright and any other rights you hold in Your Content and can continue to share and commercialise Your Content as you wish.
You confirm you own or have the right to use any copyright material included in Your Content (including music, photos, quotes and excerpts of audio or video), that you have permission of anyone appearing or performing in Your Content and that you are not infringing any person’s rights by submitting the content to the Doclens.com. You also confirm you have, where appropriate, sought the consent of the parent or guardian of any person under the age of 18 who is featured in Your Content.
Please ensure you keep your own copies of Your Content as Doclens.com may not archive, store or back-up Your Content nor continue to make Your Content accessible online.
Doclens.com will endeavour to provide you with an appropriate credit when using Your Content on Doclens.com platforms, though you understand and agree this may not always be possible.
3. Doclens.com Online Communities
While encouraging rigorous debate and the sharing of diverse opinions, Doclens.com expects community members to treat each other with respect and courtesy. These standards apply to interaction within all Doclens.com Online Services including official Doclens.com accounts established on third-party social media sites.
You understand and agree Doclens.com has ultimate editorial control over all its online services. Doclens.com may edit, remove or exercise its discretion not to publish your contribution for legal, editorial or operational reasons including if Doclens.com considers it to be:
- defamatory, or otherwise unlawful or that it violates laws regarding harassment, discrimination, racial vilification, privacy or contempt;
- intentionally false or misleading;
- an infringement of intellectual property rights including copyright;
- abusive, offensive or obscene;
- inappropriate, off topic, repetitive or vexatious. For example Doclens.com reserves the right to reject contributions that have been widely canvassed in the forum. It also reserves the right to reject contributions from participants who seek to dominate the discussion;
- compromising the privacy of any person or containing inappropriate personal information;
- seeking to endorse commercial products or services;
- seeking to directly solicit donations;
- deliberate provocation of other community members; or
- impersonating someone else and/or posting on behalf of a suspended member.
Doclens.com values the role of its communities in guiding content standards and etiquette among members. If you have concerns about inappropriate content on an Doclens.com Online Service you can alert the moderator of that space.
When accessing or participating in an Doclens.com-managed space on a third party platform, such as channels, pages or feeds hosted on an external site, you agree to comply with the terms and conditions specified by that third party platform.
Doclens.com recommends you make sure you understand the privacy settings for each platform with which you engage and choose appropriate options to protect your personal details and content shared.
4. Use Of Doclens.com Content
All intellectual property rights in the content, software and systems owned by or licensed to Six Degrees of Data Pty Ltd on any Doclens.com Online Services, including logos, images, names, designs, trademarks and copyright (Doclens.com Content) are reserved to Doclens.com and its licensors.
Such content is provided for your personal, non-commercial use only. Unless specifically noted in the House Rules for a particular service, you may not otherwise reproduce, republish, modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, reverse engineer or disassemble Doclens.com Content, without obtaining Doclens.com’s prior written permission.
You agree not to remove, obscure, or alter any Doclens.com copyright notice or trademark on any content you access and use. You also agree not to use Doclens.com Content in a way that implies endorsement by the Doclens.com or any person included in the materials.
If you are interested in using Doclens.com Content other than for personal, non-commercial use, please contact Six Degrees of Data Pty Ltd Sales for further information.
Entitlements under Parts VA, VB and section 183 of the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) are reserved to Doclens.com. For educational institutions: Visit www.screen.org for information about Part VA (download of audio-visual content) and www.copyright.com.au for information about Part VB (copying text/images).
Doclens.com does not endorse the views or material contained in the contributions of members of the public or third party sites. Doclens.com is not responsible for the content, availability or performance of external sites linked to or hosting Doclens.com Online Services.
Doclens.com Online Services are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. You understand and agree that you use Doclens.com Online Services at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage or loss whatsoever that results from such use. Doclens.com disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by law all guarantees, warranties or representations of merchantability, acceptable quality and fitness for any purpose, security, reliability, accuracy, timeliness, and performance of Doclens.com Online Services and any content contained therein.
For information regarding use of Doclens.com Content contact Six Degrees of Data Pty Ltd Sales
If you have concerns about inappropriate or infringing content accessed through any Doclens.com Online Services, please alert the moderator of that service where available.
You can also contact Doclens.com using the online contact form.
Complaints regarding Doclens.com programming can be forwarded using the contact form.
You may be required to register an account in order to access and/or contribute to certain Doclens.com Online Services.
Doclens.com may refuse registration of users whose suggested login names are considered inappropriate, impersonating another person or attempting to create multiple accounts for or on behalf of a suspended member.
You may terminate your account at any time by unsubscribing (where that option is available) or by contacting Doclens.com at registration at sixdegreesofdata dot com. However your content may continue to be available online after termination.