Terms & Conditions

As of: November 28, 2014.

1. General

  • 1.1 Thanks for visiting Dupe Up. The terms and conditions are intended to make you aware of your legal rights and responsibilities with respect to your access to and use of Dupe Up and any related software applications whether existing now or in the future.
  • 1.2 DupeUp ( ‘Dupe Up’, ‘we’, ‘us’, or ‘our’) operates and maintains a web platform ('Platform').
  • 1.3 These terms and conditions (‘Terms’) apply to your access and use of the Platform and the Service. By accessing and using the Platform or the Service, you agree to these Terms.
  • 1.4 We may change these Terms at any time by publishing the changed Terms on our Platform. Changes will not operate retrospectively. Your continued use of the platform is considered as your acceptance of our latest Terms.
  • 1.5The law of Australia governs these Terms. We do not warrant that this website or its content complies with the laws of any country other than Australia. If you access the Platform from outside Australia, you do so at your own risk.

2. Accounts, Security and Passwords

  • 2.1 You will receive a password and account when you have completed the Account Information.
  • 2.2 You are authorized to have one Personal account.
  • 2.3 You may not impersonate another person (e.g. a celebrity).
  • 2.4 You may not use someone else’s account.
  • 2.4 You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security.

3. Your Content

  • 3.1 You alone are responsible for any content you create or submissions you submit. Once published, it may not be withdrawn except with our permission, which is decided on a case-by-case basis.
  • 3.2 You own all rights to your content, but you grant us and our affiliates, representatives, sublicensees and assigns an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid license (sublicensable through multiple tiers) throughout the universe to use, distribute, syndicate, license, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform, create derivative works, and publicly display your content and submissions (in whole or in part) in any format or medium now known or later developed; including commercial purposes. We reserve the right to display advertisements with user submissions and to use user submissions for advertising and promotional purposes without any compensation to you.
  • 3.3 We may use, post or refuse to post, disable from view, remove or reinstate any content (including Your Content) in our sole discretion. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, we may, but are not obligated to, hide or remove any of Your Content that we determine, in our sole discretion, to be in violation of the terms hereof. We are not obligated to return any of Your Content to you under any circumstances.
  • 3.4 Lastly, you agree that any of Your Content submitted to us will not:
    1. Be unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, indecent, defamatory, vulgar, profane, obscene, libelous, hateful or otherwise objectionable;
    2. Contain material that violates the standards of good taste or the standards of the Properties;
    3. Violate any third-party right, including, but not limited to, right of privacy, right of publicity, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights;
    4. Accuse others of illegal activity, or describe physical confrontations;
    5. Contain material that is illegal, or that violates any federal, state, or local law or regulation;
    6. Contain language or images intended to impersonate another person;
    7. Disguise or attempt to disguise the origin of Your Content;
    8. Be of a nature that does not address the goods and services, atmosphere, or other attributes of the business or have no qualitative value;
    9. Be considered a form of deceptive advertisement or cause, or be a result of, a conflict of interest;
    10. Be commercial in nature, including but not limited to spam, surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or other advertising materials;
    11. Assert or imply that Your Content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by us; or
    12. Contain material that is not in English;

4. Our Content

  • 4.1 You acknowledge that the Site contains information, data, software, photographs, graphics, videos, text, images, typefaces, sounds, and other material (collectively "Content") that are protected by copyrights, trademarks, or other proprietary rights, and that these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media and technologies existing now or hereinafter developed.
  • 4.2 You may only share content from the Platform if you:
    1. include a hyperlink to the original content on Platform;
    2. do not claim, suggest or infer that the content belongs to anyone other than the copyright owner; and
    3. do not commercialise it, e.g. by charging people to access it or including it in a paid publication.

5. Disclaimer

  • 5.1 Further, we explicitly disclaim any responsibility for the accuracy, content, or availability of information found on sites that link to or from the Site from third parties. We encourage discretion when browsing the Internet using our or anyone else's service. Because some sites employ automated search results or otherwise link you to sites containing information that may be deemed inappropriate or offensive, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in third-party sites, and you hereby irrevocably waive any claim against us with respect to such sites.
  • 5.2 We cannot guarantee where the links will take you.
  • 5.3 You expressly agree that use of the site is at your sole risk. neither we, nor our affiliates, nor any of our officers, directors, or employees, agents, third-party content providers ("providers"), merchants ("merchants"), sponsors ("sponsors"), licensors ("licensors"), or the like (collectively, "associates"), warrant that the site will be uninterrupted or error-free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the site, or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information, content, service, or merchandise provided through the site. the site is provided on an "as is," "as available" basis and we specifically disclaim warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. No oral advice or written information given by us nor our affiliates, nor any of our officers, directors, employees, agents, providers, merchants, sponsors, licensors, or the like, shall create a warranty.

6. Limitation of liability

  • 6.1 The Australian Consumer Law sets out certain consumer rights and remedies that cannot be excluded, restricted or modified. These Terms are subject to the ACL and do exclude, restrict or modify them where it would be unlawful to do so.
  • 6.2 To the fullest extent permitted by law:
    1. the Service (including the Platform) is provided on an ‘as is’ basis and we exclude all implied conditions, warranties, guarantees and representations of any kind;
    2. where any law implies a condition, warranty or guarantee into these Terms which cannot be excluded, our liability for breach of such a condition, warranty or guarantee will be limited to:
      1. the resupply of the Service; or
      2. the payment of the cost of resupply of the Service; and
    3. we exclude and you release us from all liability to you for loss or damage (including for secondary and consequential loss, which includes loss of profit, loss of bargain, loss of goodwill, loss of custom, loss of turnover, and loss of opportunity) of any kind (however caused or arising, including by negligence) arising from or in any way connected with this website, its contents, the Service or your use of them.

7. Account cancellation, Breach and Indemnity

  • 7.1 Because of the nature of the Service, we must reserve the right to decide who may use it.
  • 7.2 We may cancel your account at any time at our absolute discretion, without giving reasons. We may also cancel your account if you:
    1. breach these Terms; or
    2. are the subject of a complaint that we deem serious;
  • 7.3 If we cancel your account, you may not use the Service again, whether by creating a new account or using an alternative account.
  • 7.4 You must indemnify us and our officers, employees and agents, against all claims, demands, damages, costs, expenses (including legal expenses on a full indemnity basis), penalties and liabilities that we or any of them may incur as a direct or indirect consequence of your breach of these Terms or unlawful or negligent act or omission.
  • 7.5 We reserve the right to continue display of your publicly posted content.

8. Copyright

  • 8.1 Unless otherwise indicated, copyright in the Platform and its contents belongs to us.
  • 8.2 You may:
    1. publish a link to this website;
    2. make a temporary copy of part or all of our website on your computer for the sole purpose of viewing it; and
    3. print a hardcopy of a whole page of our website as long as no part of the page (including any copyright notice) is edited, modified or deleted in any way.
  • 8.3 Unless permitted by law, you must not, without our prior written consent:
    1. otherwise reproduce, adapt, store in a retrieval system, transmit, print, display, perform, publish, broadcast or create derivative works from any part of this website or its contents; or
    2. cause any part of our website or its contents to be framed or included in another website.

9. Modifications to the Terms of Use/Privacy Policy

  • 9.1 From time to time, the Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy may be modified. The most recent revisions will be reflected on this page, which is accessible in the footer of every page of our website by clicking “Terms of Use” or “Privacy Policy.” Your continued access or use of the Service after a revision has been published constitutes your acceptance any changes or revisions. If you do not agree with the Terms of Use and/or Privacy, you may not access, visit, or use the Service.