Terms and Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Welcome to Dystopian Books!

These are the terms and conditions for:

https://www.dystopian-books.com/

By accessing the Dystopian Books website, (hereby “Our Website”), you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions (“Terms”) and our Privacy Policy. If you do not accept all of these Terms, then you may not use Our Website. In these Terms, “we”, “us”, “our” and “Dystopian Books” refers to Dystopian Books and “you” and “your” refers to you, the user of our Website.

https://www.dystopian-books.com is hosted on WordPress.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING, USING OR OBTAINING ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.

DYSTOPIAN BOOKS

Dystopian Books offers through this website, Book reviews, Author reviews and Quotes. Dystopia Books also offers the following services: Proof Reading and Editing.

For more information about our services, please contact us, through our contact page, our customer service team will be attentive and available to answer your questions and concerns.

PLACING AN ORDER ON DYSTOPIAN BOOKS

When a website user with the intent to purchase a product or service on the website, places an order online, Dystopian Books will send that user an email to confirm that the order for the Article purchased has been received. This email confirmation will be produced automatically so that the user has confirmation of their Article order details and delivery details. If the product or service is not available, the buyer will be informed either by email or telephonically.

Dystopian Books may cancel any sale and not supply products or services if it is reasonable to do so and may change or discontinue the availability of products and services at any time at its sole discretion. If an order is cancelled, any payment made for the products or services will be refunded in full. This does not affect your Statutory Rights.

WORK PRODUCT RIGHTS

“Work Product” means all original creations prepared by Dystopian Books for users in connection with this Agreement and the following services: Book reviews, Author reviews, Quotes, Proof Reading and Editing.

Upon full and final payment, Dystopian Books assigns to Users all right, title and interest in and to the Work Product produced for Customer, for personal use only, the commercial license is not included. The right to exploit the content and commercial license can only be granted under written authorization from Dystopian Books.

THIRD-PARTY MATERIALS.

“Third-Party Materials” means any content, books, or other material that is owned by a third party, such as stock images and texts. Such Third-Party Materials are subject to the applicable third-party terms and licenses, and may only be used as permitted by such terms and licenses.

RESALE OF PRODUCTS

Customer may not resell any portion of the works to any other party without prior written permission from Dystopian Books, which may be granted or withheld in Dystopian Books sole discretion.

COPYRIGHT

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, video, audio clips, data compilation, and software, is the property of Dystopian Books, its merchants, or its content suppliers and protected by Australian and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Dystopian Books and protected by Australian and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of Dystopian Books or its software suppliers and protected by Australian and international copyright laws.

You have no authorization to copy, transmit, distribute, display, republish, post, or upload from our website in any way without our prior written approval, or stated otherwise on our site. You may print a copy of our site’s content strictly for personal use only. By doing so, you also consent not to directly or indirectly change or remove any copyright, trade name, service mark, trademark, or any other proprietaries shown on any of our content. Any alterations or use of content outside the guidelines of this Terms and Conditions violates intellectual property rights. By accessing our website, you do not own any rights or titles to our content or other intellectual properties.

USER CONTENT

Certain features of the website may permit users to upload content, including social media posts and other content which may be comprised of messages, reviews, text, and other types of works (“User Content”) and to publish User Content on the website. You retain any Copyright that you may hold in the User Content that you post to the website. Nevertheless, we need certain permission from you in order to publish the content.

LICENSE GRANT TO DYSTOPIAN BOOKS

By providing User Content to or via the Service, you grant Dystopian Books a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully paid right and license (with the right to sublicense) to host, store, transfer, display, perform, reproduce, modify for the purpose of formatting for display, and distribute your User Content, in whole or in part, in any media formats and through any media channels now known or hereafter developed.

USER CONTENT REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

Dystopian Books disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Content. You are solely responsible for your User Content and the consequences of providing User Content via the Service. By providing User Content via the Service, you affirm, represent, and warrant that:

a) you are the creator and owner of the User Content, or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to authorize Dystopian Books and users of the Service to use and distribute your User Content as necessary to exercise the licenses granted by you in this Section, in the manner contemplated by Dystopian Books, the Service, and these Terms.

b) your User Content, and the use of your User Content as contemplated by these Terms, does not and will not: (i) infringe, violate, or misappropriate any third party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; (ii) slander, defame, libel, or invade the right of privacy, publicity or other property rights of any other person; or (iii) cause Dystopian Books to violate any law or regulation.

c) your User Content could not be deemed by a reasonable person to be objectionable, profane, indecent, pornographic, harassing, threatening, embarrassing, hateful, or otherwise inappropriate.

d) your User Content does not and will not contain Hateful Content, a Threat of Physical Harm, or Harassment.

USER CONTENT DISCLAIMER

We are under no obligation to edit or control User Content that you or other users post or publish, and will not be in any way responsible or liable for User Content. Dystopian Books may, however, at any time and without prior notice, screen, remove, edit, or block any User Content that in our sole judgment violates these Terms or is otherwise objectionable. You understand that when using the Service, you will be exposed to User Content from a variety of sources and acknowledge that User Content may be inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable. You agree to waive, and do waive, any legal or equitable right or remedy you have or may have against Dystopian Books with respect to User Content. If notified by a user or content owner that User Content allegedly does not conform to these Terms, we may investigate the allegation and determine in our sole discretion whether to remove the User Content, which we reserve the right to do at any time and without notice. For clarity, Dystopian Books does not permit copyright-infringing activities on the Service.

CONTENT REVIEW

Dystopian Books does not control and does not have any obligation to monitor: (a) User Content; (ii) any content made available by third parties; or (iii) the use of the Service by its users. You acknowledge and agree that Dystopian Books reserves the right to, and may from time to time, monitor any and all information transmitted or received through the Service for operational and other purposes. If at any time Dystopian Books chooses to monitor the content, Dystopian Books still assumes no responsibility or liability for content or any loss or damage incurred as a result of the use of content. During monitoring, information may be examined, recorded, copied, and used in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

ACCURACY AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION

We do not guarantee that the information available on the website is accurate, complete or updated. The content of this website is provided for general information and should not be taken as a professional advice, please consult other more reliable and accurate sources. Any use of the material provided on this website is at your own risk.

PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES

The content and information available on the website (including, but not limited to, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, graphics, video, maps, icons or other material), as well as the infrastructure used to provide such Content and information, is proprietary to Dystopian Books or licensed to the Dystopian Books by third parties. For all content other than your content, you agree not to otherwise modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell or re-sell any information, software, products, or services obtained from or through the website. Additionally, you agree not to:

  1. Use the services or content for any commercial purpose, outside the scope of those commercial purposes explicitly permitted under this agreement and related guidelines as made available by Dystopian Books;
  1. Access, monitor, reproduce, distribute, transmit, broadcast, display, sell, license, copy or otherwise exploit any Content of the Services, including but not limited to, using any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means or any manual process for any purpose not in accordance with this Agreement or without our express written permission;
  1. Violate the restrictions in any robot exclusion headers on the Services or bypass or circumvent other measures employed to prevent or limit access to the Services;
  1. Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
  • Deep-link to any portion of the Services for any purpose without our express written permission;
  • “Frame”, “mirror” or otherwise incorporate any part of the services into any other websites or service without our prior written authorization;
  • Attempt to modify, translate, adapt, edit, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any software programs used by Dystopian Books in connection with the services;
  • Circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Services or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content; or
  1. Download any Content unless it’s expressly made available for download by Dystopian Books.

DYSTOPIAN BOOKS (THE WEBSITE) RESPONSIBILITIES

Dystopian Books will provide its services with reasonable skill and care but does not give any guarantees, warranties or representations in respect of any other person’s services.

Because of the nature of the Internet Dystopian Books provides and maintains The Website on an “as is”, “as available” basis and makes no promise that use of The Website will be uninterrupted or entirely error free. We are not responsible to you if we are unable to provide our Internet services for any reason beyond our control.

Our Website may from time to time contain links to other web sites which are not under the control of and are not maintained by us. These links are provided for your convenience only and we are not responsible for the content of those sites.

Except as provided above we can give no other warranties, conditions or other terms, express or implied, statutory or otherwise and all such terms are hereby excluded to the maximum extent permitted by law.

You will be responsible for any breach of these terms by you and if you use The Website in breach of these terms you will be liable to and will reimburse Dystopian Booksfor any loss or damage caused as a result.

Dystopian Bookswill not be liable in any amount for failure to perform any obligation under this agreement if such failure is caused by the occurrence of any unforeseen event beyond its reasonable control including without limitation Internet outages, communications outages, fire, flood, war or act of God.

These terms do not affect your statutory rights as a consumer which are available to you.

Subject as aforesaid, to the maximum extent permitted by law, Dystopian Booksexcludes liability for any loss or damage of any kind howsoever arising, including without limitation any direct, indirect or consequential loss whether or not such arises out of any problem you notify to Dystopian Books and Dystopian Booksshall have no liability to pay any money by way of compensation, including without limitation all liability in relation to:

  • Any incorrect or inaccurate information on Dystopian Books;
  • Any interruptions to or delays in updating Dystopian Books;
  • The infringement by any person of any Intellectual Property Rights of any third party caused by their use of The Websiteor any work purchased through The Website;
  • Any loss or damage resulting from your use or the inability to use the web site or resulting from unauthorized access to, or alteration of your transmissions or data in circumstances which are beyond our control;
  • Any loss of profit, wasted expenditure, corruption or destruction of data or any other loss which does not directly result from something we have done wrong;
  • Any amount or kind of loss or damage due to viruses or other malicious software that may infect a user’s computer equipment, software, data or other property caused by persons accessing or using content from The Website, or from transmissions via emails or attachments received from Dystopian Books.
  • All representations, warranties, conditions and other terms which but for this notice would have effect.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

No responsibility will be accepted by Dystopian Books for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, for any computer, telephone, cable, network, electronic or internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, availability, for the acts or omissions of any service provider, internet accessibility or availability or for traffic congestion or unauthorized human act, including any errors or mistakes.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend and indemnify Dystopian Books from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature including but not limited to reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by third parties as a result of:

  • (i) your breach of this Agreement or the documents referenced herein.
  • (ii) your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
  • (iii) your use of the Dystopian Books website and services.

CHANGES AND TERMINATION

We may change the website and these terms at any time, in our sole discretion and without notice to you. You are responsible for remaining knowledgeable about these terms. Your continued use of the site constitutes your acceptance of any changes to these Terms and any changes will supersede all previous versions of the terms. Unless otherwise specified herein, all changes to these Terms apply to all users take effect. Furthermore, we may terminate this agreement with you under these Terms at any time by notifying you in writing (including by email) or without any warning.

PERSONAL DATA

Any personal information you post on or otherwise submit in connection with the Services will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Please refer to our Privacy Policy.

Our Privacy Policy is written according to the Australian Privacy Act 1988 and the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation – European regulation).

INTEGRATION CLAUSE

This Agreement together with the Privacy Policy and any other legal notices published by Dystopian Books, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and Dystopian Books concerning and governs your use of the website.

FINAL PROVISIONS

These Terms are governed by the Australian law. Use of our website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this paragraph.

Our performance of these Terms is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in these Terms limits our right to comply with law enforcement or other governmental or legal requests or requirements relating to your use of our Platform or information provided to or gathered by us with respect to such use.

If any part of these Terms is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions will not in any way be affected or impaired. Our failure or delay in enforcing any provision of these Terms at any time does not waive our right to enforce the same or any other provision(s) hereof in the future.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.