This site is maintained, primarily, as a service to the geoscience industry by 6IAS (WA) Inc. The site also provides information regarding activities to both geoscience professionals and the general public. We welcome visitors’ interest in 6IAS (WA) Inc. and its work. Your access to and use of the site, however, is conditional on acceptance of the terms and conditions of use.
Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using any internet website provided by 6IAS (WA) Inc., including 6ias.org (“the site”) operated by 6IAS (WA) Inc. (“us”, “we”, or “our”). This agreement sets forth the terms and conditions for your use of the site.
By accessing or using the site in any manner, including, but not limited to, visiting or browsing the site or contributing content or other materials to the site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
Use of the website and system integrity
You agree that your use of the website is for lawful purposes only. You agree that you will not use this website for any unlawful purpose.
You must not use the site to:
- impersonate or otherwise misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any other person or entity
- transmit or publish unlawful material
- falsify or delete any attributions, legends, or other proprietary designations of origin or source of any content of the site
- conduct, display, or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, or chain letters
- interfere with or disrupt the site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the site
- attempt to gain unauthorised access to the site or other computer systems; or commit a criminal offence.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of any passwords and/or identification or login information for the site. You agree to notify 6IAS (WA) Inc. immediately of any unauthorised use of your password or any other breach of security.
Intellectual property and copyright
6IAS (WA) Inc. materials, including webpages, documents and graphics are protected by copyright law.
No part may be reproduced or re-used for any purposes whatsoever without prior written permission from 6IAS (WA) Inc.
Permission to use these materials can be obtained by email.
Online financial transactions
The site may allow you to purchase different types of products and services online that are provided by 6IAS (WA) Inc. When ordering products or services on the site, you must provide complete and accurate personal information as requested.
When you provide credit card information, you warrant that you are fully entitled to use that card and that it has sufficient funds to cover any purchases.
When you make payment on the items in your shopping cart, 6IAS (WA) Inc. or 6IAS’ nominee will process the payment against your credit card payment instruction details.
A printable invoice will be sent via email acknowledging payment once the payment has been processed.
The information contained in or via 6IAS (WA) Inc. website is provided in good faith and believed to be reliable and accurate at the time of publication. It is the responsibility of the reader to make their own assessment of the information and its veracity and usefulness.
6IAS (WA) Inc. shall in no way be liable, in negligence or howsoever for any loss sustained or incurred by anyone relying on the information. The reader is required to seek professional advice if in doubt.
Your privacy is important to us. 6IAS (WA) Inc. will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Any personal details submitted via this website will only be used for the purpose for which they are provided. We will not use your personal information for any other purpose and will not disclose them to other third parties without your consent.
6IAS (WA) Inc. may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.
This website contains links to other websites. 6IAS (WA) Inc. is not responsible for the content of any third party website. When linking to an external website, text around the link will make it clear to the user that they are leaving the 6IAS (WA) Inc. website and will open as a new browser window or tab.
This agreement (and any further rules, polices, or guidelines incorporated by reference) shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Western Australia, Australia, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.
Changes to this agreement
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these terms and conditions by posting the updated terms on the site. Your continued use of the site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new terms and conditions.
Please review this agreement periodically for changes. If you do not agree to any of this agreement or any changes to this agreement, do not use, access or continue to access the site or discontinue any use of the site immediately.
If you have any questions about this agreement, please contact us.