Merchantwise Group Pty Ltd (ACN 622 025 496) of Level 1, 266 Chapel St, Prahran, 3181, Australia ("we" or "us" including its directors, employees, servants and agents) is committed to compliance with privacy laws and take the privacy of your information very seriously. This policy explains how and for what purposes we use the information collected about you (‘the User’) via the website (www.merchantwisegroup.com), which is owned and/or controlled by us (referred to below as "Website").
By using the Website and any content, products or services we offer via the Website, you are agreeing to be unconditionally bound by this policy in respect of the information collected about you via this Website. When you use our Website you may provide us with information. Some information may be personal (‘Personal Information’). We use this Personal Information to provide you with a better product or service.
We only collect Personal Information about you that is reasonably necessary for us to provide you with and improve our products or services and to keep you informed about our products or services. We collect different information depending on our relationship with you, which we will make clear to you at the time we collect that information. Some Personal Information may include:
We don’t own or control other third party websites, content, services or applications (“Third Party services”), so you should review their privacy policies and terms.
We may also collect the following additional, specific Personal Information from you:
We will only use your Personal Information for the reasons we collected it. It will be reasonably apparent to you when you provide us with Personal Information how we may use that information and whom it may be disclosed to. Generally, we will use and hold Personal Information in order to:
We may use or disclose Personal Information you provide us:
We will only use or disclose your Personal Information as required by law or permitted by the Australian Privacy Principles and the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).
Your Personal Information may be stored by us in various forms, including both electronic and hardcopy. You should be aware that there are inherent risks associated with the transmission of Personal Information via the internet, however, we will take reasonable steps to maintain the integrity and security of any Personal Information we have stored, including taking reasonable steps to prevent interference and loss, misuse, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure of such Personal Information.
We will provide you with access to any of your Personal Information we hold (except in limited circumstances recognised by law). If you wish to access your Personal Information or have an enquiry about privacy, please contact our Privacy Officer at: email@example.com or by calling us on +61 3 9520 1000. Alternatively, you can write to us at: Privacy Officer, Merchantwise Group Pty Ltd of Level 1, 266 Chapel St, Prahran, VIC, 3181, Australia.
If you wish to complain about a breach of the privacy rules that bind us, you may contact our Privacy Officer at one of the above contact points. We may ask you to put your complaint in writing and to provide details about it. We may discuss your complaint with our personnel and our service providers and others as appropriate. Our Privacy Officer will investigate the matter and attempt to resolve it in a timely way. Our Privacy Officer will inform you in writing about the outcome of the investigation. If our Privacy Officer does not resolve your complaint to your satisfaction and no other complaint resolution procedures are agreed or required by law, our Privacy Officer will inform you that your complaint may be referred to the Privacy Commissioner for further investigation and will provide you with the Commissioner’s contact details.
We understand how sensitive your Personal Information is and how important it is to keep it secure. We take reasonable precautions to secure your Personal Information both within our computer systems and their physical premises. We will take reasonable steps to:
In the event of any loss, or unauthorised access or disclosure of your personal information that is likely to result in serious harm to you, we will investigate and notify you and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (“OAIC”) as soon as practicable, in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988.
If you wish to edit, update or delete your Personal Information which we hold, you can do so by logging into your online account through the Website and updating your details or by contacting us. We may need to verify your identify before completing any requests. We may charge a reasonable fee for giving access to your Personal Information if your request requires substantial effort on our part. If you need to correct your Personal Information, please contact our Privacy Officer at one of the above contact details.
If you delete certain types of information you may be prevented from accessing some Website features or services. Activity generated prior to deletion may still remain stored by us and may be made publicly available. At your request we will delete you from our mailing lists. If you no longer wish to receive communications from us, please unsubscribe or contact our Privacy Officer.
If at any time you would like to contact us with your views about our privacy practices, any misuse of your information or with any enquiry relating to your Personal Information, you can do so by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. More information about privacy law and privacy principles is available from the Privacy Commissioner. The Privacy Commissioner may be contacted at www.oaic.gov.au (email: email@example.com).
http://www.merchantwisegroup.com and it’s subdomains (“the Website”) is maintained and operated by Merchantwise Group Pty Ltd (ACN 622 025 496) of Level 1, 266 Chapel St, Prahran, 3181, Australia (“Merchantwise”, "we" or "us" including its directors, employees, servants and agents) and is a Website which provides information and audio visual content related to our brand licensing, e-marketing, analytics and creative services (“Services”).
In respect of your access and use of the Website, you acknowledge and agree that Merchantwise:
You also acknowledge and agree that:
Without limiting any other obligations, you must not:
You covenant and warrant that:
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Merchantwise and its affiliates, suppliers and related companies harmless from any and all liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees, related to any breach of your warranties, violation of this Agreement by you, or in connection with the use of the Website, Services or the internet or the placement or transmission of any message, information, software or other materials on the Website or on the Internet by you.
To the extent permitted by law:
Merchantwise reserves the right to immediately terminate your access to the Website if you have breached any of the Website’s Terms and Conditions.
If you are dissatisfied with the Website or with any terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices of Merchantwise in operating the Website, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Website.
All information on this Website is protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights. The content of the Website and namely, but not exclusively the information, texts, marks, logos, diagrams, photographs, videos, sounds, music, layout, designs, know-how, technologies, products, tools, methodologies, processes are the property of Merchantwise or its affiliated companies or are used with the authorisation of the owners, and accordingly are all protected by copyright, trademarks, patents and all other intellectual or industrial property rights which exist under applicable laws and treaties.
We reserve our rights in relation to all intellectual property contained on the Website. Unless otherwise expressed in writing to you or permitted by law, you are not authorised or licensed to use any intellectual property on the Website in any way. All other third party brand or company names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.
It is therefore recommended that this Website not be used for the transmission of confidential information. Any such use shall be at the sole risk of the user, and Merchantwise and its affiliates, suppliers and related companies shall be relieved of all liability in connection therewith.
Nothing in the Terms and Conditions is intended to, or shall be deemed to, constitute an agency, partnership or joint venture of any kind between any of the parties, nor constitute any party the agent of another party for any purpose. No party shall have authority to act as agent for, or to bind, another party in any way.
This Agreement or any interest you have under this Agreement, may not be assigned, purported to be assigned, or otherwise transferred by you without our prior written consent, which may be withheld in our absolute discretion.
Merchantwise may amend or terminate the Services and these Terms and Conditions from time to time for any reason, without notice, including but not limited to, the right to terminate with or without notice, with no liability to you or any other User or any third party (except as otherwise mentioned herein), by posting the amended terms on the Website and you agree that we may properly and effectively serve you with notice in this way. All future agreements will be bound by the terms in force at that point in time and therefore you are advised to review these Terms and Conditions on a regular basis.
These Terms and Conditions, including any and all documents referenced herein, constitute the entire agreement between Merchantwise and the user pertaining to the subject matter hereof. Merchantwise’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provisions or right. If any of the provisions contained in these Terms and Conditions were determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions contained herein.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia. The parties irrevocably agree that the Victoria courts have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim that arises out of or in connection with the Terms and Conditions and any documents referred to in them. If you access the Website from outside Australia, you agree to be bound by the laws of Victoria, Australia. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods or any other similar or replacement Convention, does not apply to these Terms and Conditions.