1. Who we are

1.1 Nola Lorraine is the author name of Nola Lorraine Passmore. Our website is www.nolalorraine.com.au

1.2 Nola Lorraine is part of The Write Flourish, a freelance writing and editing business. ABN: 36 880 889 027

1.3 These terms and conditions refer to the use of the Nola Lorraine website (Site) and our products and services.

2. Consent

2.1 By using this Site, you agree to these terms and conditions, and those stated in the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you should cease using the site.

3. Prohibited conduct

3.1 Our aim is to provide a positive Site that offers people hope and encouragement. All interactions on this Site, including but not limited to, blog comments, guest posts, queries, and replies, must be conducted in a respectful manner. We understand that some users may not necessarily agree with the points of view expressed on the Site. However, disagreements should be handled in a way that respects the value and dignity of others. We have a zero tolerance policy for abuse or intimidation of any kind. Users must not harass or threaten other users in any way.

3.2 Users must not engage in any behaviour that could breach the privacy of any other user or this Site.

3.3 Users must maintain the integrity of this Site, and must not tamper or modify the information on this Site, knowingly transmit viruses, or otherwise damage the Site.

3.4 Users must not engage in any activities that are unlawful or could bring the Site into disrepute.

3.5 The Site is for the personal, non-commercial use of our visitors and subscribers. Users must not use the Site to promote their own business or products unless they have (a) been invited to write a guest post or engage in an interview for that purpose, or (b) such promotion is directly relevant to a discussion thread relating to a post on the Site.

3.6 Users must not spam Nola Lorraine with emails or messages about their own businesses or promotions.

3.7 Nola Lorraine does not necessarily endorse or approve, and is not responsible for, any user content on the Site. She reserves the right to remove any material considered to be against the values and purposes of the Site, or damaging to the Site.

3.8 People who are in breach of any of the above conditions, or are otherwise seen to be bringing Nola Lorraine or the Site into disrepute, will have their accounts cancelled.

4. Copying and sharing of material on this site

4.1 Unless otherwise stated, content on this Site has been written by Nola Lorraine. Users are free to share the Site’s blog posts via social media, using the share buttons provided at the end of each post. However, blog posts and other material on this Site are copyright and cannot be included in other publications or media (including other websites) without the written permission of Nola Lorraine. Permission can be sought by contacting the author via the contact form on the Site. If you wish to use material created by authors other than Nola Lorraine, you must contact those authors.

4.2 We respect the copyright of other authors. If you have created content for this Site (e.g. guest blog posts, interviews or comments on blogs), you retain the copyright of that material. You grant us the right to use that material on the Site. If we wish to use your material in another way (e.g. include it in a publication), we will contact you for permission. If you wish to remove your content from the site at any stage, please contact us via the contact form on the Site, and we will remove it.

4.3 Small portions of the material on this Site can be copied for the purposes of review, promotion or for other instances of fair use as outlined by the Australian Copyright Council (https://www.copyright.org.au/)

5. Third parties

5.1 From time to time, we will include links to other websites operated by third parties. These links are included for your convenience. However, we are not responsible for any of the content or policies of those external sites. The fact that we have included a link to something on an external site does not imply that we endorse everything that is on that site. We are also not responsible for broken links on any other site.

5.2 From time to time, we may authorise guests to host blog posts, interviews or other material on this Site. While we endeavour to check such material, we do not necessarily endorse the opinions expressed by the authors.

6. Indemnity

6.1 Visitors read, use and interact on our Site at their own risk. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we are not liable for any problems, disadvantages or harm you experience from use of this Site. Such uses include, but are not limited to, following advice or recommendations given on this Site, breaches of privacy, or an unsatisfactory user experience.

7. Content

7.1 The material on this website is given in good faith. While we try to check sources and facts, we cannot guarantee that all information is accurate.

7.2 We reserve the right to remove material from this Site, or close the site altogether without notice. We cannot be held responsible if users no longer have access to material on this Site.

8. Complaints or disputes

8.1 In the event of any complaint or dispute arising from, or in connection to, these Terms and Conditions, the complainant should put their case in writing and submit it via the contact form on the Site. Nola Lorraine, or her representative, will seek to resolve the complaint as soon as possible.

9. Changes to terms and conditions

9.1 We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions without notice. Any revised versions of these terms and conditions will come into effect as soon as they are published on the Site. Users should regularly check the Terms and Conditions.

Last updated 10 March 2020