Last updated: April 29th, 2017

Definitions

This Website, Connectle, Connectle.com, the NetWORK and all Connectle Services and Social Channels are operated by Connectle Ltd, NZBN 9429042555551.

Throughout the site, the terms:

  • "The Company", "Connectle", "Connectle.com", “we”, “us” and “our” refers to Connectle Ltd, Connectle, its subsidiaries, parent companies and/or affiliates.
  • "You", "you", "your", "Members", "Participants", refers to the user, member, participant or viewer of our Services, NetWORK and Website.
  • "Website", "the Website", "Site", "Connectle" and "Connectle.com" refer to the content and services available from connectle.com, the Connectle NetWORK, and from within our Services.
  • "Service", "Services" refers to any of the services and offerings available within Connectle, including "Connectle", "Connectle.com", "NetWORK", "Connectle NetWork", "Circle", "Cowork", "Colearn", "Colabs", "Connectle Con", "Connectle Circle", "Connectle Cafe", "Connectle Inspire", "Discussions", "LIVE Discussions", "Event", "Events", "Community", "Social Channels".
  • "Content" refers to all content within the Website, the NetWORK, our Social feeds and Services, including chat, video, discussions, comments, text, graphics, audio and member information.
  • "Terms", "Terms and Conditions", "Terms of Services", "Terms of use", "Policies" and "The Terms" refer to these Terms.
  • "Social Channels" refers to all social networks, including but not limited to; Facebook, Instagram, Google+, Twitter, LinkedIn, SnapChat, Zoom, Qiqichat, Mighty Networks.

1. OVERVIEW

1.0 Welcome. Connectle is a supportive ecosystem, where members participate to develop and connect their work. The success of Connectle is dependent on the commitment each of you make, to develop and grow this trusted community. To support you in connecting your work, we have developed our manifesto, our guidelines and the following Terms (including our privacy statement).

1.1 Please read these Terms carefully before accessing or using our Services. By accessing or using any part of our Website or Service, you agree to comply with and be bound by the following Terms, which together with our manifesto, guidelines and privacy policy govern Connectle's relationship with you. In addition you agree to comply with and be bound by all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. These Terms apply to all users of the Website, including without limitation users who are browsers, members, partners, sponsors, vendors, customers, volunteers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content. 

1.2 If you do not agree to all the Terms of this agreement, then please do not user our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and/or any of our Services.

1.3 If these Terms are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms. These Terms are a binding agreement between you and Connectle Ltd and are in addition to any other agreement between you and Connectle. We may modify these Terms at any time without prior notice. 

1.4 Any new Content, Services, features or tools which are added to the current offering shall also be subject to the Terms. You can review the most current version of the Terms at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms by posting updates and/or changes to our Website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes.

1.5 Your continued use of or access to the Website, Services, Social Channels and/or NetWORK following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

1.6 Connectle offers this Website, NetWORK, Social Channels, including all information, tools and Services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all Terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.


2. General Conditions

2.0 By agreeing to these Terms, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or country of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or country of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

2.1 You may not use our Website, Services or products for any illegal or unauthorised purpose nor may you, in the use of the Services, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

2.2 You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.

2.3 A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your services.


3. Terms of use

3.0 The Content of the pages of the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and within the Services is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

3.1 This Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and the associated Services and sites used by Connectle uses cookies to monitor browsing preferences. Please see our Privacy policy for more information.

3.2 Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on or within Connectle for any particular purpose.  You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

3.3 We aim to make our Website, NetWORK, Services and Social Channels available to you to use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, but we make no guarantee about the availability. If a fault happens, we will try to correct it as soon as possible. Your access might be restricted occasionally to allow us to carry out maintenance or to make changes to our Services. We do not promise that our Services will be fully functional at all times; any faults fixed or that our Services are free of viruses or bugs. In addition, we reserve the right to suspend and withdraw access to some or all of our pages or content on our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services, without notice at any time and we accept no responsibility for this content or service not being available.

3.4 Your use of any Content, information, services or materials within the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services, is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable.  It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, Services or Content available through this Website meet your specific requirements.

3.5 The Website and/or discussions are not intended to provide legal, tax or financial advice.  You are solely responsible for determining whether any strategy, advice or process is appropriate for you based on your personal financial circumstances and objectives.  This includes information you receiver from other Connectle Users. You should obtain independent legal, tax and financial advice regarding your specific situation before acting on any advice. If any information or advice that may constitute financial advice is given within the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services, such advice is not authorised or endorsed by the Connectle.

3.6 You agree to use our Website, NetWORK, Services and Social Channels, including any products or services you purchase, for lawful purposes only. Your use of our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and/or Services must not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of our Services by any other person, business or organisation.

3.7 You must not promote or endorse any person, business or commercial goods, products or publications (including other websites) without our prior written consent.  Although it is often not possible to give recommendations, advice, write articles and provide resources without the promotion of a person/product/business, if the content or discussion is clearly aimed at promoting or advertising, it may be edited or deleted by us and/or considered a breach of your access.

3.8 You are responsible for the content of the information, resources and any messages you post and any consequences as a result of these posts. You must not use our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services for promotion or to recruit for network marketing/multi-level marketing. You must not use our Website, NetWORK, Services or Social Channels to collect email addresses and other contact information for the purpose of sending unsolicited or unauthorised offers or advertising.

3.9 We are not responsible for monitoring any discussions, posts, chats, blog entries or other information within our Website, NetWORK, Services or Social Channels.

3.10 The views, opinions, examples and recommendations given within discussions, chats, comments, posts, articles and other resources on our Website, Social Channels, NetWORK and Services, by Participants, Facilitators, Members and other third parties are those of the contributor/author alone and do not represent those of Connectle. The accuracy, completeness and validity of any statements made within these discussions, chats, comments, posts, articles and other resources are not guaranteed.  We accept no liability for any errors, omissions or representations. 

3.11 The copyright of content, posts, articles and other resources on our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and Services, that have been provided by Participants, Facilitators, Members and other third parties belong to the contributor/author and any liability or rights with regards to infringement of intellectual property rights remains with them.


4. Access

4.0 Connectle reserves the right to decline or refuse access or enrolment to any person or company who is deemed to be unsuitable for any reason, at its sole discretion. All membership/participation decisions are final, no correspondence will be entered into and a refund will be provided to any person who attempts to sign up and is deemed unsuitable. This is separate from membership cancellations after acceptance of which there are no refunds.

4.1 We reserve the right to terminate your access and/or remove you from our Website, NetWORK, Services or Social Channels without notice, for any reason, including but not limited to:

  • you are in default of any payment obligation, including your payments not being able to be processed by third party providers;
  • you sell or redistribute our Content to any other person without our authorisation;
  • you provide access to the Content by providing your details to another person without our knowledge and express permission
  • you provide us information that is untrue, inaccurate or incomplete. If any changes to your information occur, you must notify us of those details as soon as possible.
  • you breach any of our Terms, or the Guidelines
  • you act in an unprofessional or inappropriate manner
  • you share inaccurate and untruthful information about yourself and your experiences

 We have the sole discretion to make decisions about whether you have breached these Terms and guidelines.

4.2 You specifically acknowledge and agree that Connectle is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels, materials, products, Services, or discussions, or with any of these Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy as against Connectle is to discontinue using the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and the Services.

4.3 You are responsible for all access to our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and Services through the use of your own username(s) and password(s). You must keep your access details confidential and notify us immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your accounts.

4.4 You must not allow any other person or entity access into your member areas. If you are or are likely to be in breach of this, we may with or without notice, suspend you or cancel your membership and access. If we suspend your access, we may impose any conditions for your future use of our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services as we believe necessary. 

4.5 By registering for the NetWork, Social Channels, or one of our Services, you warrant that you have the necessary technology, including a computer that has Internet access and speakers connected that can play audio from the computer. Connectle will not be responsible for assisting you to access the Content of the Website, the NetWORK, Social Channels or any of the Services.


5. Payment

5.0 Prices, unless otherwise stated, are in US dollars.

5.1 All prices are subject to change.

5.2 Any fees and charges incurred as a result of foreign currency transfers in order to pay these fees are at your own expense. Connectle will not be liable or offer a reduction in the fees as a result of charges you incur. You can pay for the NetWORK or any of the Services using the options provided. 

5.3 Connectle, its subsidiaries, parent companies and/or affiliates shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damage or loss (including liability for loss of profits, loss of business opportunity, loss of reputation, loss of savings, loss of bargain or loss of data) that result from the use of, or inability to use the Website, the NetWORK, Social Channels and the Services including all of its materials, products, or third party materials, products or services, made available through the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and/or Services, even if we are advised beforehand of such damage or loss. In any event, Connectle’s liability under these Terms (if any) is limited to the total amount paid by you to Connectle.

5.4 You may cancel your membership to the NetWORK at anytime within the platform, or by contacting us. All cancellations require 30 days’ notice.  

5.5 For participations in all other Connectle Services, there are no refunds given for cancellations. 


6. Intellectual Property

6.0 This Website, the NetWORK, Social Channels and the Services associated with Connectle, contain material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the Website, the NetWORK, the academy, Connectle Circles, Connectle Cafe, the colearns, Connectle Con, Connectle Inspire, events, discussions, videos, format, design, layout, look, appearance and graphics.  Reproduction is prohibited. The materials contained in the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and/or Service  are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law. Unauthorised use of this Website, NetWORK, Social Channel and Services may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence. 

6.1 In addition, the Website, the NetWORK, Social Channels and Services associated with Connectle contain intellectual property owned by members, participants, facilitators and other people who contribute articles and other resources. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, distribute, display, reproduce or perform, or in any way exploit in any format whatsoever any of the content, in whole or in part, without the copyright owner’s prior written consent. 

6.2 All content, opinions, resources or information you contribute, must have the applicable copyright and other intellectual property rights stated, be owned by you, or have written permission from the copyright owner to be contributed.

6.3 We are not required to pay you for any content, opinions, resources or information you contribute in our Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services, unless otherwise previously agreed.

6.4 You retain the copyright and other intellectual property rights of any content, resources or information you submit for publication on our Website, NetWORK, Services or Social Channels, and you agree to give us full rights to use this content, opinion, statement, resource and information on our Website, within our NetWORK, in our Social Channels and within our Services. 

6.5 By visiting the Website, NetWORK, Social Channel, or accessing any of the Services, you acknowledge and agree that:

  • The Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services are the Intellectual Property of Connectle and are protected by the Copyright Act and other applicable Intellectual Property laws. Connectle retains all Intellectual Property Rights to the information and services.
  • The Website Content, NetWORK, Social Channels and Services are owned by Connectle and are intended for your personal, non-commercial use only.
  • The Content on the Website, the NetWORK, the Social Channels and within the Services, including all discussions, chats, text, graphics, video, audio, conversations, member details, software code or logos, is not intended for distribution and you must not, unless explicitly authorised in these Terms, alter, modify, copy, republish, reproduce, transmit, post, rent, lease, sell, distribute, commercially exploit or create any derivative works.
  • Connectle reserves the right to change the Content without notice.
  • Connectle further reserves the right to add, remove or amend content on the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and Services without notice.

7. Third Parties Links/Sites

7.0 The Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and Services may include third party links, presentations, websites, application, services and knowledge. We do not control the Content or accuracy of information in these. We do not in any way represent that the third party or source and their products or services are endorsed, checked or approved by us. These are provided for your convenience to provide further information or to support our users.

7.1 We have no responsibility for the availability of the links, the content of the linked website/application or services, or their compliance with law and we exclude all liability and responsibility for the content or operation of these third party websites or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

7.2 Your participation, correspondence or business dealings with any third party found on or through the Website, NetWORK, Social Channels or Services, regarding payment and delivery of specific goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, representations or warranties associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. You agree that we shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage, or other matters of any sort incurred as the result of such dealings.


8. Governing Law

8.0 Your use of this Website, NetWORK, Social Channels and Services and any dispute arising out of such use of Connectle is subject to the laws of New Zealand.


9. Contact Information

Connectle Ltd
Phone: +64 27 807 5311
Email:  info@connectle.com
Website: www.connectle.com