Social Impact Media information pages.

Social Impact Media Policies & Conditions of Use


1. About Social Impact Media websites


2. Product Sale Refund Policy


3. Social Impact Media Privacy Policy


4. Copyright and DMCA Notice


5. General Terms and Conditions of Use and of Viewing


6. Strictly Prohibited Uses


7. Social Impact Media Website Disclaimer



1. About Social Impact Media web sites:


Social Impact Media Pty Ltd research and visually explore social and cultural themes, common across today's western society, presented on branded topic websites related to the topic and community of interest. Media content is produced with a mix of input by experts in their field, experienced practitioners and interested individuals who may not hold any formal qualifications or experience of the topic. All our productions are intended as interesting information but not as advice that you should personally take action on without first referring to relevant professionals familiar with your personal circumstances.


Our topic websites and associated productions are funded solely by contributors, subscribers and viewer purchases.


While some of the social topics we explore are confronting and sometimes controversial, only general exhibition rated text, photographic and video images on social and cultural topics suitable for general public viewing are provided for viewing (as per our Terms and Conditions of Use below).


Our web site is compatible with all common web browsers and mobile devices but for best results we recommend the free Mozilla FireFox web browser.


You may need to follow links described as “...more” to reveal the full article. On smaller computer monitors it is recommended you scroll across and down the page. On mobile devices only part of a page may be displayed. Browser enlarged text presentation for sight impaired viewers may distort the overall page design and cause parts of articles to not be visible.



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2. Product Sale Refund Policy


Click title above to see our Refund Policy on a separate page.



3. Social Impact Media Privacy Policy


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4. Copyright and DMCA Notice:


Sharing our content and/or allowing others to use your access details and/or placing our content on file sharing hubs or to in any other way allow the content we have provided to you to be viewed by others, may seriously damage our business and we will hold you liable for any costs and damages resulting from your actions. We are providing content to you, for your personal use only and on condition that you keep it safe and do not distribute it to others.


All Rights Reserved: World wide copyright of text, photographs, videos and music from Social Impact Media web sites, forums, downloads, video tapes, CDs, DVDs, printed photos, photo CDs, eBooks and other content is always retained by Social Impact Media and the original subscriber/contributor. A condition of viewing our content is that you agree not to give away, resell, swap, distribute or allow to be distributed in any manner our text, images or videos, without first obtaining our written permission and providing prominent links to and the brand/product web site. Your acceptance of our Terms and Conditions of Use as detailed on this page is deemed as verified by your viewing, purchasing and/or downloading content.


Content supplied by contributors remains the copyright of the Contributor concerned and is licensed for publication on our website. To inquire about publishing this content elsewhere, contact Social Impact Media in the first instance quoting the URL and other identifying marks of the article you wish to use. Gaining the approval of the original content producer elsewhere, does not negate your obligation to secure the written permission of Social Impact Media.


Content provided for public viewing is for your personal viewing and is not to be copied and/or distributed to others in any manner or for any reason without our written permission. Copyright is reserved on all parts of this website and its contents.


Commercial producers, publishers and broadcaster viewers and subscribers should consider that they are watching a Not for Publication sample only, that is not made available for any form of other distribution without our express written permission. Use without written permission and payment of agreed fees may leave you liable for payment of damages as well as commercial fees and charges.


Any unauthorized broadcasting, public performance, copying or re-recording will constitute an infringement of copyright. Copying, hiring, lending and posting to boards, forums and/or social media websites prohibited. Contact us first to confirm you are complying fully with our terms and conditions.


Musical accompaniment is for the personal enjoyment of the viewer and is the copyright of the producer. Separate permission from the music copyright owner is required for further use and/or public performance of the music, including situations where we have given permission for your use of our content.


All content published on branded sites and forums owned and operated by Social Impact Media and/or licensed to Social Impact Media by the independent producer and owner of that content.


Social Impact Media actively monitors use of our content and also utilize the services of the following Copyright Agents  DMCA Pro and  Degban Ltd


Please contact us to discuss this further.



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5. General Terms and Conditions of Use and of Viewing:


Our publications represents a collection of finished works of some interest to the general public and/or works in progress and/or are commercial samples for syndication purposes often in the form of a compilation of concepts, ideas, themes, scenes of various levels of technical and artistic quality, on various non technical social or cultural topics. Social Impact Media do not represent to have any qualifications, expertise and/or understanding of the people, topics and activities recorded in these articles. The views recorded and discussed are not necessarily those of the publishers but are simply a representation of the personal beliefs, skills and knowledge of the participants depicted by the contributor and participants at that time.


Articles published on our websites are not intended to be representative or a comprehensive view of an activity, group, behavior or topic. The content is not intended to be balanced, promotional or educational in any way.


Website content changes over time and catalogue sections of the website do not necessarily include content presented as samples or previews for this web site. Content may be withdrawn without notice by the contributor or by us for other reasons. You are invited to contact us if you need assistance locating a specific article but in accepting your order, we assume you have a general interest in our publication and not a specific single item use.


No warranty is given as to the suitability of this content for you. Contributors are anticipating a typical general audience found across educated western societies of the world and it is your responsibility to determine the suitability of this content for you - if in doubt please do not use this website.


Any and every use by you must be done only with our specific written permission, payment of any fees and charges mutually agreed and prominent recognition must be given to the copyright of Social Impact Media, the original contributor of the content and of the music and give prominent credit for our Internet URL.


In addition to accepting all the above conditions, the following case specific conditions may also apply to you and where applicable you accept these as a binding part of the overall Terms and Conditions of Use for published content:


Personal Viewing Use: articles, documentaries, photography, artworks and associated web site and syndication samples may also be of interest to the general public, private collectors, enthusiasts and students of social behavior and such use is for your personal enjoyment only, no warranty as to quality, quantity or suitability for your personal use is made or implied.


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6. Strictly Prohibited Uses:


Any use for which you cannot produce written proof of our approval for such use.


Any use must not be construed as presenting Social Impact Media content as representative of the creative works, skill or product of any other individual, company or organization.


Any use must not portray the people, products, locations, scenes, customs, companies, organizations, religions, governments portrayed in any context that may be construed as humorous and/or derogatory and/or any negative way.


Any use must not lead to embarrassment and/or injury and/or damage of any kind to the people, products, locations, scenes, companies, organizations, religion, governments appearing or portrayed or of the writer/producer of the article.


Any use must not portray any person, entity or place appearing as representing and/or endorsing any particular view and/or opinion and/or product and/or activity other than what they have specifically stated as representative of their personal opinion and recorded public activities at the time of publication.


Any use must not modify the context, creative and/or artistic merit and/or reality of an article or scene including changes of color, proportions and/or scale (other than length).


Any content is not to be used in any context that may be considered as political and/or religious.


Any use must not reflect poorly on the reputation, professional standing and quality of product of Social Impact Media.


The viewing, purchase and use must not contravene any law and/or government regulation or place Social Impact Media, its employees, contractors and contributors in a position of contravening any law or regulations.


The purchaser and/or public viewer agrees by the act of viewing and/or purchasing that they do not intend any of the above prohibited uses for our content and agree to indemnify Social Impact Media, its owners,  employees, contractors and contributors separately and collectively for damages and remedy costs arising from their accessing, downloading, purchase, viewing, contributing that breach any of these conditions.


The public viewer and/or purchaser/subscriber understands that these conditions may change over time and will refer to the latest Conditions of Use before each and every specific use of content and, if necessary, you will modify your action to suit the conditions of the day without any further cost to Social Impact Media its agents or owners. Further you agree to accept responsibility to ensure any third party users of a publication you are responsible for using our content also agree to these conditions.


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7. Social Impact Media Website Disclaimer:


The Social Impact Media websites are provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Social Impact Media Pty Ltd 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, Social Impact Media does not warrant that:


* this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or


* that the website contents will meet your needs and be suitable viewing for you; 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 matter you should consult an appropriate professional.


Limitations of liability:


Social Impact Media its agents or owners will not be liable to you whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise in relation to the contents of and/or use of and/or otherwise in connection with this website:


* for any direct loss;


* for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or


* for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.


These limitations of liability apply even if Social Impact Media has been expressly advised of the potential loss.


* In posting content to Social Impact Media you also agree to indemnify Social Impact Media, its employees, contractors and contributors for any liability arising from the accessing and/or use of this content from the website.




Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit Social Impact Media’s liability in respect of any matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Social Impact Media to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.




By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.


Other parties:


You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Social Impact Media Pty Ltd has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers, employees, contractors and associated companies. You agree that you will not bring any claim against Social Impact Media officers or employees or contractors in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.


Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Social Impact Media officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and subcontractors.


Unenforceable provisions:


If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.


This website disclaimer is based in part on a precedent created by Template-Contracts UK and published by


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