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Website Terms of Use

The Sakkho website was designed to share information about Sakkho products and services subject to simple rules.


1. Intended Audience and Use
2. Acceptance of Terms
3. Use of Content
4. Copyright Infringement
5. Trademarks and Service Marks
6. Submission of Information
7. Subscription to Newsletters, Specials
8. Registration
9. Message Boards
10. Privacy Statement
11. Promotions and Other Site Activities
12. SPAM
13. Links to Third-Party Websites
14. Linking to sakkho Websites
15. Notices
16. Disclaimer of Warranty
17. Limitation of Liability
18. Revisions
19. Termination
20. General Information
21. Violations




1. Intended Audience and Use

The following Terms of Use apply to websites operated by Sakkho.

Please read these Terms of Use carefully as they apply to your use of the SAKKHO website (“Website”). By using the Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use which form a legally binding agreement between you and SAKKHO. If you do not want to be bound by these Terms of Use, do not continue to use this Website.

Further, we may amend these Terms of Use at any time. Your continued use of the Website is considered to be acceptance of the amended Terms of Use.
1. Intended Audience/Use

Sakkho® (“Sakkho”) provides this website to you, subject to these Terms of Use. The Terms of Use may be updated by Sakkho from time to time without notice to you. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Use at on this website. This website and other Sakkho websites that are linked to this site or affiliated with this site (collectively "the Site") and all the information, communications, software, scripting, photos, text, video, graphics, music, sounds, images and other materials and services found on the Site (collectively "Content"), is intended for the lawful use of Sakkho’s customers, employees and members of the general public who are over the age of 13. The Site is controlled and operated in whole or in part by Sakkho from its offices within Australia. Sakkho makes no representation that these materials are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access the Site from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. You acknowledge that Sakkho reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse or terminate access to the Site by you at any time.




2. Acceptance of Terms

You acknowledge you have read, and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation to Australian regulations regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Australia or the country in which you reside. You further agree to comply with all local laws, regulations, and rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. You represent you have the legal authority to accept these Terms of Use on behalf of yourself or any party you represent. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use the site.




3. Restrictions on Use of Content

©Copyright Sakkho. All Rights Reserved. The unauthorized copying, displaying or another use of any Content from this site is a violation of the law. You acknowledge having been advised by Sakkho that the Content is protected in Australia and internationally by a variety of laws, including but not limited to, copyright laws and treaty provisions, trademark laws, patent laws and other proprietary rights laws (collectively, "Rights"). In addition to Sakkho’s Rights in individual elements of the Content, Sakkho or its licensors own a copyright in the selection, coordination, and arrangement of the Content. You are hereby granted permission to access the Content from the Site in whole or in part, solely for your personal, non-commercial use of viewing and browsing through the Site or ordering products or services from the Site. This permission terminates automatically if you breach any of the website Terms of Use. If pursuant to an authorization from Sakkho, you download software or files from the Site, the software, including all code, files, images, contained in or generated by the software, and accompanying data, are deemed to be licensed to you by Sakkho. Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you but remain with Sakkho, who owns the full and complete title. You may not resell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise convert the Software to a perceivable form. Sakkho does not grant you any permission to use the Content other than the permission expressly stated in these Terms of Use. All other use of Content from the Site, including, but not limited to uploading, downloading, modification, publication, transmission, participation in the transfer or sale of, copying, reproduction, republishing, creation of derivative works from, distribution, performance, display, incorporation into another web site, reproducing the Site (whether by linking, framing or any other method), or in any other way exploiting any of the Content, in whole or in part, or downloading and using software repeatedly for uses other than those expressly permitted may not be made without Sakkho’s prior express written consent.

You agree that you will not, (either yourself or through any third party):
(a) use any robot, spider, screen scraper, data aggregation tool or other automatic device or process ("Automated Process") to process, monitor, copy or extract any web pages on the Sakkho Website, or any of the information, content or data contained within or accessible through the Sakkho Website, without Sakkho's prior written permission;
(b) use any Automated Process to aggregate or combine information, content or data contained within or accessible through the Sakkho Website with information, content or data accessible via or sourced from any third party;
(c) use any device, software, process or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Sakkho Website or any transaction or process being conducted on or through it;
(d) take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of or bandwidth connecting to the Sakkho Website;
(e) reverse engineer, reverse assemble, decompile, or otherwise attempt to discover source code or other arithmetical formula or processes in respect of the software underlying the infrastructure and processes associated with the Sakkho Website; or
(g) copy, reproduce, alter, modify, create derivative works, or publicly display, any part of any content from the Sakkho Website without Sakkho's prior written permission.




4. Australian Copyright Infringement Notification Procedure

To file a copyright infringement notification with Sakkho, you will need to send a written communication that includes substantially the following [please consult your legal counsel for more information on these requirements according to relevant Section of Australian Laws]:
i. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
ii. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
iii. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity which you are requesting be removed or access to which be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Sakkho to locate the material. Please provide an URL to the material that is claimed to be infringing as that will allow Sakkho to locate the content.
iv. Information reasonably sufficient to permit Sakkho to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
v. A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
vi. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Such written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:

SAKKHO - Complaints
Attn: Copyright Complaint Process
P.O.Box 454
East Bentleigh, VICTORIA 3165

Please also note that under relevant Section of Australian Statutory any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.




5. Trademarks and Service Marks

There are a number of proprietary logos, service marks, trademarks, slogans, mottos, taglines and product designations found on this Site. By making them available on this Site, Sakkho is not granting you a license to use them in any fashion. Access to this Site does not confer upon you any license under any of Sakkho’s or any third party's intellectual property rights.

SAKKHO and the Stylized "SAKKHO" Logo are registered in Australia’s IP Australia Office. All other product or service names are the property of their respective owners. No Sakkho trademark or service mark may be used as a hyperlink without Sakkho's prior written permission.




6. Submission of Information

Although Sakkho provides certain encryption in an effort to protect the electronic transmission of credit card numbers or social security numbers ("Financial Information") that you submit to Sakkho through the Site, Sakkho does not guarantee the security of any information transmitted to or from the Site. You understand and agree to assume the security risk for any information you provide using the Site.

Other than the Financial Information, do not send any confidential or proprietary information to Sakkho through the Site. Except for the Financial Information or personally identifiable information relative to you, any information you do send to Sakkho through the Site will be deemed NOT to be confidential ("Non-Confidential Information"). For any Non-Confidential Information you do send, post or submit you hereby grant Sakkho an unrestricted, royalty-free, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and distribute the Non-Confidential Information, and agree that Sakkho is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques that you send Sakkho for any purpose whatsoever without compensation to you or any other person sending the Non-Confidential Information, and you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the Non-Confidential Information and that public posting and use of your content by Sakkho will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party. Your personally identifiable information you submit to us shall be treated in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law.




7. Subscription to Newsletters, Specials

You agree that any subscriptions to our regular Newsletters, Latest News, Specials or Promotions sent via emails are governed by the Sakkho website Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions of Sale.

Sakkho may from time to time manually subscribe you or your business to our Newsletters, Latest News, Specials or Promotions sent via emails through one of our sales representative or person authorized by Sakkho.




8. Registration

By registering to the Sakkho website you agree that your information is subject to our Privacy Policy and Sakkho will handle such information according to our Privacy Policy, these Terms of Use and Terms & Conditions of Sale.

When registering to the Sakkho website, you agree not to provide false, misleading information about you or your business or using details belonging to another person, business or any other third party when you are not authorized.

When registering to the Sakkho website, you agree to do so for genuine reasons and you agree not to register to the Sakkho website for the purpose of competing, discovering or attempting to discover and use, publish or share information which is not public.




9. Message Boards & Directory

There are types of message boards and Directory hosted on Sakkho’s websites: those that are monitored by Sakkho and those that are not monitored. Monitored message boards and Directory content are moderated and messages, photos uploaded by relevant professionals are usually screened for inappropriate content. Please refer to the relevant Sakkho hosted website to determine which policy applies to a particular message board or Directory. Please be advised that message board content is the sole responsibility of the person supplying the content, and Sakkho assumes no responsibility to control such content. Opinions expressed on Sakkho message boards and in any corresponding comments are the personal opinions of the original authors, and not necessarily that of Sakkho. Except for private message boards, which are governed under a separate Non-disclosure Agreement, all messages posted or submitted to a message board or Sakkho Directory shall be treated as Non-confidential Information as outlined above.




10. Sakkho Privacy Statement

Sakkho's collection and use of personally identifiable information about you are subject to our Privacy Statement. For more information, see our full privacy statement for this site by selecting the link at the bottom of the page. This site is intended for use by persons over the age of 13. Sakkho does not seek to collect information about children under the age of 13. No information should be submitted to or posted on this website by users under 13 years of age. Sakkho encourages parents to take an active role in their children's use of the Internet and to inform them of the potential dangers of providing information about themselves over the Internet.




11. Participation in Promotions and Other Site Activities

If you choose to participate in a promotion or other Sakkho-sponsored activity ("Web Site Activity"), you agree to comply with any rules or regulations governing such Web Site Activity. Additionally, as a condition of your continued participation in the Web Site Activity, you agree not to:
1) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
2) harm minors in any way;
3) impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
4) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Web Site Activity;
5) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
6) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;
7) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation;
8) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or Sakkho website;
9) interfere with or disrupt the service or servers or networks connected to the service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the service;
10)"stalk" or otherwise harass another person or entity; or
11) collect or store personal data about other users. You agree that violation of any of the foregoing will result in your immediate disqualification from participant in the Web Site Activity, and may result in additional legal actions being taken by Sakkho against you and any other party involved in such violation.




12. SPAM

Sakkho publishes electronic addresses on this Website to facilitate communication relating to our business functions. This is not to be inferred as consent by Sakkho or the relevant addresses to receiving unsolicited commercial messages or SPAM as referred to in the Spam Act 2003 (Cth).




13. Links to Third-Party Web Sites

This Site may provide links to other third-party World Wide websites or resources. Sakkho makes no representations whatsoever about any other website which you may access through this Site. Because Sakkho has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Sakkho is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature. References on this Site to any names, marks, products or services of any third parties or hypertext links to third party sites or information are provided solely as a convenience to you, and do not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation of, or affiliation with the third party or its products and services. Sakkho makes no representation or warranty as to any third-party Content, products or services, and you agree that Sakkho 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 third-party content, products or services available on or through any such site or resource.




14. Linking to SAKKHO Web Site

While Sakkho will generally not accept external links, please contact Sakkho if you would like to place a link to any part of the Sakkho Web Site that may be of direct relevance to Sakkho business. Links will only be accepted if relevant to Sakkho products and mutually beneficial.




15. Notices

Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail and whenever possible, by telephone or fax. Sakkho may also provide notices of changes to the Terms of Use or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you generally on the Site.




16. Disclaimer of Warranty

Sakkho DOES NOT warrant or make any representations regarding the availability, use timeliness, security, validity, accuracy, or reliability of, or the results of the use of, or otherwise respecting, the content of the site or any other websites linked to or from the site.

Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the site is done at your own discretion and risk and you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of any such material, or use of this site.






17. Limitation of Liability

Sakkho WILL NOT BE LIABLE for any damages of any kind arising out of or relating to the use or the inability to use this site, its content or links, including but not limited to damages caused by or related to errors, omissions, interruptions, defects, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, line failure, and all other direct, indirect, special, incidental, exemplary or consequential damages even if SAKKHO has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Sakkho’s total liability to you for all losses, damages, and cause of action, including but not limited to those based on contract, tort or otherwise, arising out of your use of this site, its content, shall not exceed the amount you paid to access this site.




18. Revisions

Sakkho may modify, suspend, withdraw or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the content, in whole or in part, at any time without notice. You agree that Sakkho shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, withdrawal or discontinuance of the content. Sakkho may at any time revise the Terms of Use by updating this posting. By using the Site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and you agree that it is your own responsibility to visit this page to determine the then-current website Terms of Use to which you are bound.




19. Termination

You agree that Sakkho, in its sole discretion, may terminate or restrict your use or access to this Site (or any part thereof) for any reason, including, without limitation, that Sakkho believes you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service, or the terms, conditions, or rules of a sweepstakes, contest, or other promotion contained within the Site.




20. General Information

The Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and Sakkho and govern your use of the Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and Sakkho relating to your use of this site. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you purchase products or services, subscribe to the Sakkho website (whether for personal or business use), participate in sweepstakes, contest or other promotion, participate in a Sakkho-sponsored Developer Program or service, or use or download software. If any provision of these website Terms of Use is held to be invalid by any law, rule, order or regulation of any government or by the final determination of any state or federal court, such invalidity shall not affect the enforceability of any other provision of the Terms of Use. The failure of Sakkho to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. By accessing the Site you agree that the statutes and laws of Australia and the state of Victoria, Australia, without regard to conflicts of laws principles, will apply to all matters relating to use of the site, and you agree that any litigation shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts in Victoria, Australia. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Site, or the Terms of Use must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The section titles in the Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.




21. Violations

Please report any violations of these Terms of Use to Sakkho by visiting the Sakkho Contact page or click here.