These Terms and our Related Policies apply to your use of this Website. Your continued use this Website will constitute your acceptance of these Terms and our Related Policies.
If you do not accept these Terms and our Related Policies, you must not continue to use this Website.
Our IP Rights
The content of this Website is protected by our IP Rights, including copyright, moral rights and trade mark rights. We retain ownership of all our IP Rights and reserve all our rights in relation thereto.
You may not copy or reproduce this Website or its content in any format, except as permitted by law or with our prior written consent.
Third-party IP Rights
We may use or refer to third-party IP Rights in the content of this Website.
Such use is made in good faith, pursuant to a licence of the third-party IP Rights holder, or in the course of what we consider to be fair dealing for a lawful purpose.
By using or referring to any third-party IP Rights, we do not represent or imply any association or affiliation with, or sponsorship, endorsement or approval by or of, the relevant third-party.
If you have an enquiry, complaint or claim regarding third-party IP Rights, please Contact Us.
This Website is made available to you on an ‘as-is’ and ‘as-available’ basis.
While we take reasonable care, to the maximum extent permitted by law, we do not represent, guarantee or warrant that this Website, or any of its content, will be:
free from errors or inaccuracy;
unaffected by changes that may occur in the future, including future legislation, regulations, case law, public policy and general legal and industry practice;
free from defects, corruption, computer viruses or other malicious code;
continuously available without interruption or outage; or
suitable for any intended purpose.
We may at any time, for any reason, and without notice:
update, replace, remove or modify any content on this Website;
suspend access to any part of this Website, including for maintenance or security purposes; or
limit access to any part this Website based on user location, device or other criteria we consider necessary.
For security reasons, we strongly recommend that you:
ensure your devices, web browsers, apps and other software are up-to-date with the latest security patches and software updates;
scan any attachments or downloads from this Website prior to use or opening; and
adopt other best-practice security measures - including multi-factor authentication, password management, payment security protocols and cybersecurity awareness training - as appropriate for your circumstances.
No legal retainer
Your use of this Website, including the submission of any online enquiry or contact form, does not create a solicitor-client retainer.
The content provided on this Website is intended for a general audience and is not intended to constitute legal advice. We strongly recommend that you contact us or otherwise seek independent professional advice appropriate for your particular circumstances.
Unless otherwise stated, any opinion expressed in the content of this Website is the opinion of the author.
We may include links to third-party websites within the content on our Website. You acknowledge that we have no control over the content or accessibility of such third-party links.
By providing such links we do not represent or imply any association or affiliation with, or sponsorship, endorsement or approval of or by, the relevant third-party.
Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by law:
we exclude all guarantees, warranties in relation to this Website and its content;
we exclude all responsibility and liability (including liability for consequential loss) for your use or reliance upon this Website or any of its content;
you agree to indemnify and hold us harmless against any claim, loss or damage (including consequential loss) suffered by you or any of your related entities as a result of use or reliance upon this Website or any part of its content.
These Terms and our Related Policies are subject to any Consumer Law Rights, guarantees or warranties (such as the statutory guarantees implied by operation of the ACL) that are implied by law and cannot be modified or excluded. Nothing in these Terms or our Related Policies will be taken to exclude, modify or limit such Consumer Law Rights, guarantees or warranties where such exclusion, limitation or modification is not permitted by law.
To the extent that:
the provision of this Website or its content constitutes a supply of goods or services to which the ACL (or an equivalent law) implies statutory guarantees; and
such goods are not of a kind ordinarily acquired for personal, domestic or household use or consumption
for services — the cost of supplying the services again, or payment of the cost having the services supplied again; or
for goods — repairing the goods, supplying replacement or equivalent goods, or payment of the cost of repairing the goods, replacing the goods, or supplying equivalent goods.
to the maximum extent permitted by law, our liability will be limited to (at our election):
Limitation of Liability Scheme
Xuveo Legal and its employed legal practitioners participate in a limitation of liability scheme approved under professional standards legislation.
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.
Payments are processed in accordance with our Payment Security Policy.
For terms and conditions relating to temporary promotions or special events, please see our Promotion Terms.
Unless the context otherwise requires, words and phrases used in these Terms and our Related Policies have the meanings set out below:
- the Australian Consumer Law, being Schedule 2 to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth).
- the Australian Solicitors’ Conduct Rules
- a client of ours, which may include a former client or prospective client
- Consumer Law Rights
- the rights and statutory guarantees conferred on consumers under the ACL, or equivalent applicable rights conferred by laws in other jurisdictions outside of Australia
- Corporations Act
- the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)
- IP Rights
- any rights of intellectual property, including trade marks and copyright.
- the Legal Profession Act 2007 (Qld)
- Personal Information
- has the meaning defined under the Privacy Act
- Privacy Act
- the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)
- the services we provide to our Clients or as part of our business, including legal services
- we / us / our / Xuveo Legal
- Xuveo Pty Ltd (ABN 48 624 437 092) trading as Xuveo Legal
- You, your
- the user of this Website
These Terms and our Related Policies are goverened by the law of the State of Queensland in the Commonwealth of Australia.
You agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiciton of the courts and tribunals in Brisbane, Queensland, in respect of the construction or interpretation of these Terms or our Related Policies and in relation to any dispute arising under these Terms or our Related Policies.
If any part of these Terms or our Related Policies is unlawful or unenforceable, that part may be severed without affecting the remaining parts.
We may vary these Terms or our Related Policies at our discretion without notice.
Amendments to these Terms and our Related Policies will be posted on our Website and will take effect from the later of the date stated in the published version, or the date of publication.