Terms & Conditions of Using
Australian Society of Cytology Inc Website.
These Terms and Conditions were last updated on 14/01/2019.
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Ownership of Copyright
The copyright in this website and the material on this website (including without limitation the text, computer code, artwork, photographs, images, music, audio material, video material and audio-visual material on this website) is owned by the Australian Society of Cytology unless otherwise specified on individual pages of the website.
The Australian Society of Cytology grants to you a worldwide non-exclusive royalty-free revocable license to:
- view this website and the material on this website on a computer or mobile device via a web browser;
- copy and store this website and the material on this website in your web browser cache memory; and
- print pages from this website for your own [personal and non-commercial] use.
The Australian Society of Cytology does not grant you any other rights in relation to this website or the material on this website. In other words, all other rights are reserved.
For the avoidance of doubt, you must not adapt, edit, change, transform, publish, republish, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, rebroadcast or show or play in public this website or the material on this website (in any form or media) without the Australian Society of Cytology prior written permission.
You may request permission to use the copyright materials on this website by contacting the Australian Society of Cytology.
If permission is granted, both the Author of the material and the ASC must be credited.
Access to certain areas of this website is restricted to paid up members only. The Australian Society of Cytology reserves the right to restrict access to other areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at the Australian Society of Cytology’s discretion.
If the Australian Society of Cytology provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.
The Australian Society of Cytology may disable your user ID and password in its sole discretion without notice or explanation.
In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.
You grant to the Australian Society of Cytology a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to the Australian Society of Cytology the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or the Australian Society of Cytology or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
The Australian Society of Cytology reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on the Australian Society of Cytology servers, or hosted or published upon this website.
Notwithstanding the Australian Society of Cytology rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, the Australian Society of Cytology does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.
This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. The Australian Society of Cytology makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.
Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, the Australian Society of Cytology does not warrant that:
- this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
- the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.
Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial or medical matter you should consult an appropriate professional.
Membership Payment & Refund Policy
Fees and further information regarding membership and renewal of membership to the Australian Society of Cytology can be found at:
- For Membership:
- For Renewal:
All payments are final and there will be no refunds made under any circumstances.
Payments & Refund Policy For Special Events
From time to time the Australian Society of Cytology organises and collects payments for registration to conferences and events.
Payment and the refund policy for each event will be included below and remain until the event has finished, at which time it will be removed or replaced by the next upcoming event.
20th International Congress of Cytology Registration Payments & Refund Policy
Payments to register your attendance for the International Congress of Cytology 2019 can be made by completing your details at the ICC 2019 website » click here for more information and pricing.
- All payments made for registration and cancelled prior to 1st March 2019 will be refunded less a $50AUD administration fee.
- Payments made after 1st March 2019 will not be eligible for a refund.