Privacy Policy

Membership
To access or use certain parts of the CMI Network, you may need to register as a member of the CMI Network and/or a particular website that forms part of the CMI Network. Generally, registration is free.

When registering as a member, you must provide us with accurate, complete and up-to-date registration information, as requested. It is your responsibility to inform us of any changes to your registration information.

You must not register as a member multiple times.

You must not impersonate or create a membership for any person other than yourself.

We may at any time request a form of identification to verify your identity.

You must ensure the security and confidentiality of your membership details, including any username and/or password assigned to you. You are wholly responsible for all activities which occur under your membership details (including unauthorised use of your credit card). You must notify us immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your membership details. You must not permit your membership details to be used by or transferred to any other person.

We reserve the right to, in our sole discretion, suspend or terminate your membership or access to all or any part of the CMI Network, including if we believe you are abusing the services in any way, have breached the Conditions or are no longer an active member.

Your conduct

You must not:

(a) use the CMI Network in breach of any applicable laws or regulations;

(b) use the CMI Network (or Material obtained from the CMI Network):

• to transmit (or authorise the transmission of) “junk mail,” “chain letters,” unsolicited emails, instant messaging, “spimming,” or “spamming”;

• to impersonate any person or entity;

• to solicit money, passwords or personal information from any person;

• to harm, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise offend others; or

• for any unlawful purpose;

(c) use the CMI Network to upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available (or attempt to upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available) any Material that:

• is not your original work, or which in any way violates or infringes (or could reasonably be expected to violate or infringe) the intellectual property or other rights of another person;

• contains, promotes, or provides information about unlawful activities or conduct;

• is, or could reasonably be expected to be, defamatory, obscene, offensive, threatening, abusive, pornographic, vulgar, profane, indecent or otherwise unlawful, including Material that racially or religiously vilifies, incites violence or hatred, or is likely to offend, insult or humiliate others based on race, religion, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation or any physical or mental disability;

• exploits another person in any manner;

• contains nudity, excessive violence, or sexual acts or references;

• includes an image or personal information of another person or persons unless you have their consent;

• poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person;

• you know or suspect (or ought reasonably to have known or suspected) to be false, misleading or deceptive;

• contains large amounts of untargeted, unwanted or repetitive content;

• contains restricted or password only access pages, or hidden content;

• contains viruses, or other computer codes, files or programs designed to interrupt, limit or destroy the functionality of other computer software or hardware;

• advertises, promotes or solicits any goods or services or commercial activities (except where expressly permitted or authorised by us); or

• contains financial, legal, medical or other professional advice;

(d) interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the CMI Network;

(e) use any robot, spider, or other device or process to retrieve, index, or in any way reproduce, modify or circumvent the navigational structure, security or presentation of the CMI Network;

(f) use the CMI Network with the assistance of any automated scripting tool or software;

(g) frame or mirror any part of the CMI Network without our prior written authorisation;

(h) use code or other devices containing any reference to the CMI Network to direct other persons to any other web page;

(i) except to the extent permitted by law, modify, adapt, sublicense, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decipher, decompile or otherwise disassemble any portion of the CMI Network or cause any other person to do so; or

(j) delete any attributions or legal or proprietary notices on the CMI Network.

Your Material
By uploading, transmitting, posting or otherwise making available any Material via the CMI Network, you:

(a) grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, licence to use, reproduce, edit and exploit the Material in any form and for any purpose;

(b) except where expressly stated otherwise, also grant each user of the CMI Network a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, licence to use, reproduce, edit and exploit the Material in any form for any purpose, subject to the Conditions;

(c) warrant that you have the right to grant the abovementioned licences;

(d) warrant that the Material does not breach the Conditions; and

(e) unconditionally waive all moral rights (as defined by the Copyright Act 1968) which you may have in respect of the Material.

We reserve the right (but have no obligation) to:

• review, modify, reformat, reject or remove any Material which you upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available (or attempt to upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available) that, in our opinion, violates the Conditions or otherwise has the potential to harm, endanger or violate the rights of any person; and

• monitor use of the CMI Network, and store or disclose any information that we collect, including in order to investigate compliance with the Conditions or for the purposes of any police investigation or governmental request.

We are not responsible for, and accept no liability with respect to, any Material uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise made available on the CMI Network by any person other than us. For the avoidance of doubt, we will not be taken to have uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise made Material available on the CMI Network simply by facilitating others to post, transmit or other make Material available. Furthermore, we do not endorse any opinion, advice or statement made by any person other than us.