Terms of Service

This Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) governs your access to and use of the services, websites, and applications offered by Simple Settler PTY LTD (“Simple Settler,” “we,” or “us”). We help new migrants get connected with information so that they can get most out of their new city. Our goal is to show people the ease of finding information about a new city without relying on various blogs or asking friends or families.

Please read these Terms of Service (“Terms”, “Terms of Service”) carefully before using the http://www.simplesettler.com website (the “Service”) operated by Simple Settler PTY LTD. Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service. By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.

Simple Settler is not a law firm or a migration agent, and the employees of Simple Settler are not in any way acting as your attorney. No content provided by Simple Settler is to be construed as legal advice, nor should it be construed as a substitute for the advice of an attorney. You must provide all equipment and software necessary to connect to the Services, including but not limited to, a computing or mobile device that is suitable to connect with and use the Services, and all corresponding backup, recovery, and maintenance services. You are solely responsible for any fees, including internet connection or mobile fees, that you incur when accessing the Services.

Our Privacy Policy is located at https://www.simplesettler.com/privacy. Your acceptance of these Terms constitutes your acceptance of such Privacy Policy, which is hereby incorporated by reference.

TERMINATION

We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms. All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES

Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Simple Settler, Inc.

Simple Settler has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Simple Settler, Inc. shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services. However, if you experience a problem with a Linked Site, please let us know at [email protected] and we will investigate the link and take appropriate action. We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

NO LEGAL ADVICE

The Services may include access to certain legal information, including, information, articles, legal forms, and documents. Such information, if provided within the Services, is not legal advice and may not be relied upon as legal advice. SimpleSettler cannot guarantee that all the information, forms or documents provided via the Services are current or correct. Neither the Services, nor anything provided by SimpleSettler, is a substitute for the advice of a competent attorney. The Services do not include, nor does SimpleSettler in any way provide, Legal Services. All Legal Services are provided to you via a direct and separate relationship between you and a Lawyer or a registered migration agent. Each Lawyer is solely responsible for all Legal Services provided to you. Your use of the Services is intended for general informational purposes only and is not a substitute for consultation with a Lawyer licensed to practice in your jurisdiction about your specific legal issues, and you should not rely upon such information. All other fee arrangements must be negotiated directly between you and a Lawyer. Lawyers may require that you execute an attorney engagement agreement or a paid retainer prior to the delivery of any Legal Services.

You should always conduct your own investigation of a Lawyer or migration agent prior to confirming in using their Services. SimpleSettler does not verify or warrant the accuracy of information included on the profiles of Lawyers. There is no guarantee that by using the Services, or any Legal Services provided by any Lawyer, that you matter will have a successful outcome. SimpleSettler is not a lawyer referral service nor prepaid legal services plan. You must carefully consider a Lawyer’s knowledge and experience prior to any engagement for Legal Services.

USING OUR SERVICE:

Who Can Use Our Service. You can use the Service only if you can form a binding contract with Simple Settler, and only in compliance with this Agreement and all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations. Any use or access to the Service by anyone under 18 is strictly prohibited and in violation of this Agreement. If you are under the age of 18 and want to use the Service, you may do so only under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian.

Simple Settler Accounts. Your Simple Settler account gives you access to the services and functionality that we may establish and maintain from time to time and in our sole discretion. We may maintain different types of accounts for different types of Users. If you open a Simple Settler account on behalf of a company, organization, or other entity, then (a) “you” includes you and that entity, and (b) you represent and warrant that you are an authorized representative of the entity with the authority to bind the entity to this Agreement, and that you agree to this Agreement on the entity’s behalf. By connecting to Simple Settler with a third-party service, you give us permission to access and use your information from that service as permitted by that service, and to store your log-in credentials for that service.

Your Responsibility For Your Account. You may never use another User’s account without permission. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. We encourage you to use “strong” passwords (passwords that use a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols) with your account. You must notify Simple Settler immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. Simple Settler will not be liable for any losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account.

Your Choices About Your Account. You may control your User profile and how you interact with the Service by changing the settings on the personal settings page associated with your Simple Settler account. By providing Simple Settler your email address you consent to our using the email address to send you Service-related notices, including any notices required by law, in lieu of communication by postal mail. We may also use your email address to send you other messages, such as changes to features of the Service and special offers. If you do not want to receive such email messages, you may opt out or change your preferences on the personal settings page associated with your Simple Settler. Opting out may prevent you from receiving email messages regarding updates, improvements, or offers.

Changes To Our Service. We may, without prior notice, change the Service; stop providing the Service or features of the Service, to you or to users generally; or create usage limits for the Service. We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend your access to the Service without notice and liability for any reason, including if in our sole determination you violate any provision of this Agreement, or for no reason. Upon termination for any reason or no reason, you continue to be bound by this Agreement.

SERVICE RULES

You agree not to engage in any of the following prohibited activities: (i) copying, distributing, or disclosing any part of the Service in any medium, including without limitation by any automated or non-automated “scraping;” (ii) using any automated system, including without limitation “robots,” “spiders,” “offline readers,” etc., to access the Service in a manner that sends more request messages to the Simple Settler servers than a human can reasonably produce in the same period of time by using a conventional on-line web browser; (iii) transmitting spam, chain letters, or other unsolicited email; (iv) attempting to interfere with, compromise the system integrity or security or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running the Service; (v) taking any action that imposes, or may impose at our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (vi) uploading invalid data, viruses, worms, or other software agents through the Service; (vii) collecting or harvesting any personally identifiable information, including account names, from the Service; (viii) using the Service for any commercial solicitation purposes; (ix) impersonating another person or otherwise misrepresenting your affiliation with a person or entity, conducting fraud, hiding or attempting to hide your identity; (x) interfering with the proper working of the Service; (xi) accessing any content on the Service through any technology or means other than those provided or authorized by the Service; or (xii) bypassing the measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Service, including without limitation features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content or enforce limitations on use of the Service or the content therein.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

What Not To Post. You agree not to post User Content that: (i) may create a risk of harm, loss, physical or mental injury, emotional distress, death, disability, disfigurement, or physical or mental illness to you, to any other person, or to any animal; (ii) may create a risk of any other loss or damage to any person or property; (iii) seeks to harm or exploit children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details or otherwise; (iv) may constitute or contribute to a crime or tort; (v) contains any information or content that we deem to be unlawful, harmful, abusive, racially or ethnically offensive, defamatory, obscene, infringing, invasive of personal privacy or publicity rights, harassing, humiliating to other people (publicly or otherwise), libelous, threatening, profane, or otherwise objectionable; (vi) contains any information or content that is illegal (including, without limitation, the disclosure of insider information under securities law or of another party’s trade secrets); (vii) contains any information or content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; or (viii) contains any information or content that you know is not correct and current.

Respecting Other’s Rights. You agree that any User Content that you post does not and will not violate third-party rights of any kind, including without limitation any Intellectual Property Rights (as defined below) or rights of privacy. To the extent that your User Content contains music, you hereby represent that you are the owner of all the copyright rights, including without limitation the performance, mechanical, and sound recordings rights, with respect to each and every musical composition (including lyrics) and sound recording contained in such User Content and have the power to grant the license granted below.

SIMPLE SETTLER CONTENT, OUR LICENSE TO YOU, AND FEEDBACK YOU MAY PROVIDE:

Simple Settler Content. Except for your User Content, the Service and all materials therein or transferred thereby, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, illustrations, logos, patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights, photographs, audio, videos, music, and and all Intellectual Property Rights related thereto, are the exclusive property of Simple Settler and its licensors (including other Users who post User Content to the Service). Except as explicitly provided herein, nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to create a license in or under any such Intellectual Property Rights, and you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from any Simple Settler Content. Use of the Simple Settler Content for any purpose not expressly permitted by this Agreement is strictly prohibited.

License Grants to Other Users: You understand that any User Content may be provided to and accessed by Lawyers. By distributing or disseminating User Content through the Services, you hereby grant to each Lawyer that is authorised to access your User Content a non-exclusive license to access and use your User Content under the terms indicated by you when you uploaded your resume and submit a Service.

GOVERNING LAW

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Australia, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.

CHANGES

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion. By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, please stop using the Service.