Terms of Use

Updated February 2013

Racing Information Services Australia Pty Ltd (RISA) operates the internet domain www.risa.com.au, www.risaconnect.com.au, www.risaform.com.au. By using or viewing any of the material presented on this Website, whether you are a subscriber of RISA products and services or not, you acknowledge, accept and agree to be bound by the following "Terms of Use".

These Terms of Use set out the legally binding terms of an agreement between RISA and you. If you accept these Terms of Use, you should save them. We will advise you of any changes to these Terms of Use, and you will be asked to accept those changes, including by your continued use of the Website following that change. If you choose not to be bound by these Terms of Use (or choose not to accept any change that we make to these Terms of Use), RISA does not grant you the right to access the Website and use its materials, products or services, and you must immediately leave the Website.

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the law of the State or Territory of Australia in which you normally reside. If you are not a resident of Australia, these Terms of Use shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the law of Victoria.

Copyright

The material on the Website is protected by copyright under the laws of Australia and other jurisdictions (by international treaties). Unless otherwise indicated, all rights (including copyright) in the content and compilation of these web pages (including any files accessed through these web pages) and on-line images (including text, graphics, logos, button icons, video images, audio clips and software) are owned or controlled by Racing Information Services Australia Pty Ltd (RISA) and/or other parties working with RISA.

All rights in the copyright material of RISA are reserved. All rights in the copyright material owned by other parties are reserved by their respective owners.

IMPORTANT NOTICE & COPYRIGHT ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
RISA While care has been taken to compile the details of copyright racing materials information available via RISAForm, RISA accepts no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information provided. In the event of any defect, errors or omissions RISA's liability shall be limited to providing the information again.
© RISA (and other parties working with it). Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RISA and other parties working with it.
© Racing NSW (and other parties working with it). NSW racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Racing NSW and other parties working with it.
© Racing Victoria Limited (and other parties working with it). VIC racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Racing Victoria Limited and other parties working with it.
© Racing Queensland (RQ) (and other parties working with it). QLD racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Racing Queensland (RQ) and other parties working with it.
© Racing and Wagering Western Australia (and other parties working with it). WA racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Racing and Wagering Western Australia and other parties working with it.
© Thoroughbred Racing SA (and other parties working with it). SA racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Thoroughbred Racing SA and other parties working with it.
© Tasmanian Racing Board (and other parties working with it). TAS racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Tasmanian Racing Board and other parties working with it.
© Thoroughbred Racing NT (and other parties working with it). NT racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Thoroughbred Racing NT and other parties working with it.
© Canberra Racing Club Inc (and other parties working with it). ACT racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by Canberra Racing Club Inc and other parties working with it.
This material may be used for your personal, non commercial use only. You must not alter, reproduce, disseminate or communicate any of this material without the prior written permission of the Copyright Owners.

The content presented on the Website may not under any circumstances be altered, reproduced, disseminated or communicated in any way including, but not limited to, by modifying, copying, reproducing, republishing, framing to, uploading to a third party, posting to other websites, transmitting or otherwise distributing any material in any form, without prior written permission from the copyright owners. No party may "link" to any content or page within the Website, other than http://www.risa.com.au without the prior written authority of RISA.

Licence

Provided you comply with these "Terms of Use" RISA grants to you a non exclusive licence to use the non-subscription copyright material on the Website for your own personal, non-commercial, entertainment purposes only. You must not alter, reproduce, create derivatives of or disseminate or otherwise communicate the material in any form to any other party. Enquiry regarding any other use of material on the Website should be forwarded to copyright@risa.com.au

Subscription Services Licence

RISA offers a range of subscription only products and services. Subscription entitles the subscriber to use the services subscribed to for their own personal, non-commercial, entertainment purposes only provided they comply with these Terms of Use. Any enquiry regarding any other use of material on the Website should be forwarded to copyright@risa.com.au

If you subscribe, you will be provided with a Username and Password, you must keep your Username and Password confidential and not permit any other person to use it. Services accessed by your account will be monitored and charged accordingly. If you suspect someone else may have gained access to your Username and Password contact customerservice@risa.com.au immediately.

RISA reserves the right to restrict, suspend or terminate your access to the subscription sections of the Website in whole or in part and without notice and also reserves the right to pursue any legal remedies available, with respect to any breach or threatened breach by you of any portion of these Terms of Use. If RISA terminates your access based on a breach of any portion of these Terms of Use, RISA reserves the right to refuse to provide subscription services and or any other services to you in the future.

User conduct

You must not access or use the Website in any way that involves the use of computer codes or software applications (including Internet bots) to run automated tasks which search, copy, "scrape", store and/or reuse materials or products from the Website, whether for your own personal, non-commercial, entertainment purposes or otherwise.

Limitation of Liability

RISA makes no guarantee of availability of the services or information on this Website and will not be held responsible for data loss or interruption of service of any kind.

While RISA takes a great deal of care in the preparation of the racing material it accepts no responsibility nor warrants the accuracy of any material displayed or included on this Website or in any file on the Website. The material is provided for entertainment purposes only and RISA accepts no responsibility for any assumptions based or derived from any information displayed or assumed.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, RISA's liability for breach of any implied warranty or condition which cannot be excluded is limited at the option of RISA to the following:

In the case of services or material supplied by RISA:
(a) The supply of the services or material again, or
(b) The payment of the cost of having the services or material supplied again, or
(c) The supply of equivalent (as determined by RISA) material or services.

RISA is a separate entity

Although RISA provides some of the material on this Website in conjunction with other parties, RISA and those other parties are independent organisations. Nothing in this Website or otherwise should be deemed or construed as creating a joint venture, partnership or agency relationship between RISA and any other party.

Variation of Terms of Use

You agree that we may change these Terms of Use from time to time. We will post a notice of the updated Terms of Use at www.risa.com.au, and they will take effect immediately or on a date which is nominated in the posting. Your ongoing use of our Services after the changes take effect signifies your agreement to be bound by the updated Terms of Use. You are responsible for checking these Terms of Use regularly for changes.