This document explains how we collect, use and disclose your personal information in connection with our services. In this document when we use the term we or us it is a reference to Branach Technology Pty Ltd, branach.com.au or branacheurope.com.
2. Method of collection
2.1. Generally, the only personal information we collect about you is that which you choose to tell us (including by using our software and or website), or the personal information which we obtain from others.
2.2. We may also collect information from someone who refers our products or services to you, from other users of our products or services, or from questionnaires, emails, telephone calls, competitions, promotions or through your use of our websites and/or products or services.
3.1. We collect personal information which we consider relevant in providing and promoting our products and services to you and or our other customers, and operating our website.
3.2. The type of information we collect includes, your name, gender, nationality, languages you speak, your job title, address, email address, telephone number, your computers IP address, and billing information (where you purchase something from us).
4.1. We use your personal information to allow you to use our software (and/or website) and to provide our products and services, or information about our products and services to you.
4.2. We may also use your personal information to promote and market our products and services to you, to run competitions, to maintain and develop our business systems including other software and or websites we may operate, to provide customer service, for traffic analysis, research and to comply with the law.
4.3. We will not transfer your personal information to any third parties. Your information will only be used for the purposes stated in clauses 4.1 and 4.2.
4.4. If you receive promotional material you may choose to opt out of receiving this information, just let us know.
5.2. A cookie is a small file we store on your computer which holds the information we outlined in clause 6.1. Every time you visit our site we can view this information.
6.1. We store your information in electronic form, but may also keep information in paper form.
6.2. We take all reasonable precautions to protect these records from misuse or unauthorised access by using physical, electronic and procedural safeguards.
6.3. It is our practice to destroy, delete or de-identify your personal information when it is no longer needed (except that it is our practice to keep your name, address, and email address for marketing purposes unless you ask us not to), but we must keep your files for the period required by law, after which time they may be destroyed.
7.1. When you provide us with personal information (or other third parties), we assume that it is correct unless you tell us otherwise.
7.2. Unless we know that personal information is incorrect, we cannot correct it. You can assist us, by telling us when the information we hold has changed and is no longer accurate.
8.1. We welcome any questions or comments and invite you to contact us.
8.2. We may amend this policy from time to time, to make sure that it is accurate and up to date.
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Copyright 1990-2021 Branach Technology Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.
1. Branach Technology Pty Ltd warrants its products to be free from defects in materials and workmanship, excluding normal wear and tear and damage from mishandling or misuse for three years from the date of shipment.
2. This warranty is in lieu of and excludes all other warranties, expressed or implied including, but not exclusively, warranty of the merchantability of the product or that the product is suitable for the buyer’s particular use.
3. Branach Technology Pty Ltd will not be liable for any consequential damages.
4. Branach Technology Pty Ltd will at no charge repair or replace, at its option, any part which the company determines has failed during the warranty period due to defects in material or workmanship.
5. For service contact Branach Technology Pty Ltd, state the defect and request authorization to return the product. Upon authorization, return the product to Branach Technology Pty Ltd or an authorised repair agent by Branach Technology Pty Ltd freight prepaid. If the product is found to be defective it will be repaired and returned to the owner freight prepaid.
6. If the product is found not to be defective it will be repaired at cost, subject to the owner’s approval and returned to the owner collect.
This warranty is provided by:
Branach Technology Pty Ltd
1/991 Mountain Highway, Boronia
VIC 3155 AUSTRALIA
ABN 79 085 336 045
This warranty is provided in addition to other rights and remedies you have under law: Our goods come with guarantees which cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to replacement or refund for a major failure and to compensation for other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.
Terms & Conditions
- “Seller” shall mean Branach Manufacturing Pty Ltd, its successors and assigns or any person acting on behalf of and with the authority of Branach Manufacturing Pty Ltd.
- “Client” shall mean the Client (or any person acting on behalf of and with the authority of the Client) as described on any quotation, work authorisation or other form as provided by the Seller to the Client.
- “Guarantor” means that person (or persons) who agrees to be liable for the debts of the Client on a principal debtor basis.
- “Goods” shall mean all Goods supplied by the Seller to the Client (and where the context so permits shall include any supply of Services as hereinafter defined) and are as described on the invoices, quotation, work authorisation or any other forms as provided by the Seller to the Client.
- “Services” shall mean all Services supplied by the Seller to the Client and includes any advice or recommendations (and where the context so permits shall include any supply of Goods as defined above).
- “Price” shall mean the Price payable for the Goods as agreed between the Seller and the Client in accordance with clause 4 of this contract.
The Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (“CCA”) and Fair
Trading Acts (“FTA”)
- Nothing in this agreement is intended to have the effect of contracting out of any applicable provisions of the CCA or the FTA in each of the States and Territories of Australia (including any substitute to those Acts or re-enactment thereof), except to the extent permitted by those Acts where applicable.
- Where the Client buys Goods as a consumer these terms and conditions shall be subject to any laws or legislation governing the rights of consumers and shall not affect the consumer’s statutory rights
- Any instructions received by the Seller from the Client for the supply of Goods and/or the Client’s acceptance of Goods supplied by the Seller shall constitute acceptance of the terms and conditions contained herein.
- Where more than one Client has entered into this agreement, the Clients shall be jointly and severally liable for all payments of the Price.
- Upon acceptance of these terms and conditions by the Client the terms and conditions are binding and can only be amended with the written consent of the Seller.
- The Client shall give the Seller not less than fourteen (14) days prior written notice of any proposed change of ownership of the Client or any change in the Client’s name and/or any other change in the Client’s details (including but not limited to, changes in the Client’s address, facsimile number, or business practice). The Client shall be liable for any loss incurred by the Seller as a result of the Client’s failure to comply with this clause.
- Goods are supplied by the Seller only on the terms and conditions of trade herein to the exclusion of anything to the contrary in the terms of the Client’s order notwithstanding that any such order is placed on terms that purport to override these terms and conditions of trade.
Price and Payment
- At the Seller’s sole discretion the Price shall be
(a) as indicated on invoices provided by the Seller to the Client in respect of Goods supplied; or
(b) the Seller’s current price at the date of delivery of the Goods according to the Seller’s current Price list; or
(c) the Seller’s quoted Price (subject to clause 4.2) which shall be binding upon the Seller provided that the Client shall accept the Seller’s quotation in writing within thirty (30) days.
- The Seller reserves the right to change the Price in the
event of a variation to the Seller’s quotation
not limited to:
(a) additional works required due to hidden or unidentifiable difficulties beyond the control of the Seller; or
(b) overseas transactions that may increase the Price as a consequence of variations in foreign currency rates of exchange and/or international freight and insurance charges; or
(c) inaccurate measurements provided by the Customer; or
(d) increases to the Seller in the cost of raw materials and labour; or
(e) if the Customer requests changes to the original plans and/or specifications as quoted by the Seller and in this instance the Customer shall allow the Seller the right to halt all Services until such time as the Seller and the Customer agree to change the plans and/or specifications to incorporate such variances. The Customer accepts that all variations shall be charged for on the basis of the Seller’s quotation and will be shown as variations on the invoice. Payment for all variations must be made in full at their time of completion.
- 3 At the Seller’s sole discretion:
(a) a non refundable deposit may be required; or
(b) payment shall be due on delivery of the Goods; or
(c) payment shall be due before delivery of the Goods; or
(d) payment for approved Clients shall be made by instalments in accordance with the Seller’s payment schedule;
(e) payment for approved Clients shall be due thirty (30) days following the date of the invoice.
- Time for payment for the Goods shall be of the essence and will be stated on the invoice or any other forms. If no time is stated then payment shall be due seven (7) days following the date of the invoice.
- Payment will be made by cheque, or by bank cheque, or by credit card (American Express or Diners cards excluded), or by direct credit, or by any other method as agreed to between the Client and the Seller.
- GST and other taxes and duties that may be applicable shall be added to the Price except when they are expressly included in the Price.
- At the Seller’s sole discretion the Price shall be either:
Delivery of Goods
At the Seller’s sole discretion delivery of the Goods
shall take place when:
(a) the Client takes possession of the Goods at the Seller’s address; or
(b) the Client takes possession of the Goods at the Client’s nominated address (in the event that the Goods are delivered by the Seller or the Seller’s nominated carrier); or
(c) the Client’s nominated carrier takes possession of the Goods in which event the carrier shall be deemed to be the Client’s agent.
At the Seller’s sole discretion the costs of delivery
(a) included in the Price; or
(b) in addition to the Price; or
(c) for the Client’s account.
- The Client shall make all arrangements necessary to take delivery of the Goods whenever they are tendered for delivery. In the event that the Client is unable to take delivery of the Goods as arranged then the Seller shall be entitled to charge a reasonable fee for redelivery.
- Delivery of the Goods to a third party nominated by the Client is deemed to be delivery to the Client for the purposes of this agreement.
- The Seller may deliver the Goods by separate instalments. Each separate instalment shall be invoiced and paid in accordance with the provisions in these terms and conditions.
- The failure of the Seller to deliver shall not entitle either party to treat this contract as repudiated.
- The Seller shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever due to failure by the Seller to deliver the Goods (or any of them) promptly or at all, where due to circumstances beyond the control of the Seller.
- At the Seller’s sole discretion delivery of the Goods shall take place when:
- If the Seller retains ownership of the Goods nonetheless, all risk for the Goods passes to the Client on delivery.
- If any of the Goods are damaged or destroyed following delivery but prior to ownership passing to the Client, the Seller is entitled to receive all insurance proceeds payable for the Goods. The production of these terms and conditions by the Seller is sufficient evidence of the Seller’s rights to receive the insurance proceeds without the need for any person dealing with the Seller to make further enquiries.
- Where the Client expressly requests the Seller to leave Goods outside the Seller’s premises for collection or to deliver the Goods to an unattended location then such Goods shall be left at the Client’s sole risk and it shall be the Client’s responsibility to ensure the Goods are insured adequately or at all.
- The Customer hereby disclaims any right to rescind, or cancel the contract or to sue for damages or to claim restitution arising out of any misrepresentation made to him by any servant or agent of the Seller and the Customer acknowledges that he buys the Goods relying solely upon his own skill and judgement and that the Seller shall not be bound by nor responsible for any term, condition, representation or warranty other than the warranty given by the Manufacturer which warranty shall be personal to the Customer and shall not be transferable to any subsequent Customer.
The Seller and the Client agree that ownership of the
Goods shall not pass until:
(a) the Client has paid the Seller all amounts owing for the particular Goods; and
(b) the Client has met all other obligations due by the Client to the Seller in respect of all contracts between the Seller and the Client.
- Receipt by the Seller of any form of payment other than cash shall not be deemed to be payment until that form of payment has been honoured, cleared or recognised and until then the Seller’s ownership or rights in respect of the Goods shall continue.
It is further agreed that:
(a) where practicable the Goods shall be kept separate and identifiable until the Seller shall have received payment and all other obligations of the Client are met; and
(b) until such time as ownership of the Goods shall pass from the Seller to the Client the Seller may give notice in writing to the Client to return the Goods or any of them to the Seller. Upon such notice the rights of the Client to obtain ownership or any other interest in the Goods shall cease; and
(c) the Seller shall have the right of stopping the Goods in transit whether or not delivery has been made; and
(d) if the Client fails to return the Goods to the Seller then the Seller or the Seller’s agent may (as the invitee of the Client) enter upon and into land and premises owned, occupied or used by the Client, or any premises where the Goods are situated and take possession of the Goods; and
(e) the Client is only a bailee of the Goods and until such time as the Seller has received payment in full for the Goods then the Client shall hold any proceeds from the sale or disposal of the Goods, up to and including the amount the Client owes to the Seller for the Goods, on trust for the Seller; and
(f) the Client shall not deal with the money of the Seller in any way which may be adverse to the Seller; and
(g) the Client shall not charge the Goods in any way nor grant nor otherwise give any interest in the Goods while they remain the property of the Seller; and
(h) the Seller can issue proceedings to recover the Price of the Goods sold notwithstanding that ownership of the Goods may not have passed to the Client; and
(i) until such time that ownership in the Goods passes to the Client, if the Goods are converted into other products, the parties agree that the Seller will be the owner of the end products.
- The Seller and the Client agree that ownership of the Goods shall not pass until:
Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (“PPSA”)
In this clause:
(a) financing statement has the meaning given to it by the PPSA;
(b) financing change statement has the meaning given to it by the PPSA;
(c) security agreement means the security agreement under the PPSA created between the Client and the Seller by these terms and conditions; and
(d) security interest has the meaning given to it by the PPSA.
Upon assenting to these terms and conditions in writing
the Client acknowledges and agrees that these terms and
(a) constitute a security agreement for the purposes of the PPSA; and
(b) create a security interest in:
(i) all Goods previously supplied by the Seller to the Client (if any);
(ii) all Goods that will be supplied in the future by the Seller to the Client.
The Client undertakes to:
(a) promptly sign any further documents and/or provide any further information (such information to be complete, accurate and up-to-date in all respects) which the Seller may reasonably require to:
(i) register a financing statement or financing change statement in relation to a security interest on the Personal Property Securities Register; (ii) register any other document required to be registered by the PPSA; or
(iii)correct a defect in a statement referred to in clause 9.3(a)(i) or 9.3(a)(ii);
(b) indemnify, and upon demand reimburse, the Seller for all expenses incurred in registering a financing statement or financing change statement on the Personal Property Securities Register established by the PPSA or releasing any Goods charged thereby;
(c) not register a financing change statement in respect of a security interest without the prior written consent of the Seller;
(d) not register, or permit to be registered, a financing statement or a financing change statement in relation to the Goods in favour of a third party without the prior written consent of the Seller; and
(e) immediately advise the Seller of any material change in its business practices of selling the Goods which would result in a change in the nature of proceeds derived from such sales.
- The Seller and the Client agree that sections 96, 115 and 125 of the PPSA do not apply to the security agreement created by these terms and conditions.
- The Client hereby waives its rights to receive notices under sections 95, 118, 121(4), 130, 132(3)(d) and 132(4) of the PPSA.
- The Client waives its rights as a grantor and/or a debtor under sections 142 and 143 of the PPSA
- Unless otherwise agreed to in writing by the Seller, the Client waives its right to receive a verification statement in accordance with section 157 of the PPSA.
- The Client shall unconditionally ratify any actions taken by the Seller under clauses 9.3 to 9.5.
- In this clause:
Security and Charge
Despite anything to the contrary contained herein
or any other rights which the Seller may have howsoever:
(a) where the Client and/or the Guarantor (if any) is the owner of land, realty or any other asset capable of being charged, both the Client and/or the Guarantor agree to mortgage and/or charge all of their joint and/or several interest in the said land, realty or any other asset to the Seller or the Seller’s nominee to secure all amounts and other monetary obligations payable under these terms and conditions. The Client and/or the Guarantor acknowledge and agree that the Seller (or the Seller’s nominee) shall be entitled to lodge where appropriate a caveat, which caveat shall be withdrawn once all payments and other monetary obligations payable hereunder have been met.
(b) should the Seller elect to proceed in any manner in accordance with this clause and/or its sub-clauses, the Client and/or Guarantor shall indemnify the Seller from and against all the Seller’s costs and disbursements including legal costs on a solicitor and own client basis.
(c) the Client and/or the Guarantor (if any) agree to irrevocably nominate constitute and appoint the Seller or the Seller’s nominee as the Client’s and/or Guarantor’s true and lawful attorney to perform all necessary acts to give effect to the provisions of this clause 10.1.
- Despite anything to the contrary contained herein or any other rights which the Seller may have howsoever:
- The Client shall inspect the Goods on delivery and shall within seven (7) days of delivery (time being of the essence) notify the Seller of any alleged defect, shortage in quantity, damage or failure to comply with the description or quote. The Client shall afford the Seller an opportunity to inspect the Goods within a reasonable time following delivery if the Client believes the Goods are defective in any way. If the Client shall fail to comply with these provisions the Goods shall be presumed to be free from any defect or damage. For defective Goods, which the Seller has agreed in writing that the Client is entitled to reject, the Seller’s liability is limited to either (at the Seller’s discretion) replacing the Goods or repairing the Goods except where the Client has acquired Goods as a consumer within the meaning of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (CWlth) or the Fair Trading Acts of the relevant state or territories of Australia, and is therefore also entitled to, at the consumer’s discretion either a refund of the purchase price of the Goods, or repair of the Goods, or replacement of the Goods.
Returns will only be accepted provided that:
(a) the Client has complied with the provisions of clause 11.1; and
(b) the Seller has agreed in writing to accept the return of the Goods; and
(c) the Goods are returned at the Client’s cost within fourteen (14) days of the delivery date; and
(d) the Seller will not be liable for Goods which have not been stored or used in a proper manner; and
(e) the Goods are returned in the condition in which they were delivered and with all packaging material, brochures and instruction material in as new condition as is reasonably possible in the circumstances.
- The Seller may (at their sole discretion) accept the return of Goods for credit but this may incur a handling fee of up to seventy-five dollars ($75.00) per item returned plus any freight costs
- Non-stocklist items or Goods made to the Client’s specifications are under no circumstances acceptable for credit or return.
- Returns will only be accepted provided that:
- Subject to the conditions of warranty set out in clause 13.2 the Seller warrants that if any defect in any workmanship of the Seller becomes apparent and is reported to the Seller within three (3) years of the date of delivery (time being of the essence) then the Seller will either (at the Seller’s sole discretion) replace or remedy the workmanship.
The conditions applicable to the warranty given by
clause 13.1 are:
(a) the warranty shall not cover any defect or damage which may be caused or partly caused by or arise through:
(i) failure on the part of the Client to properly maintain any Goods; or
(ii) failure on the part of the Client to follow any instructions or guidelines provided by the Seller; or
(iii)any use of any Goods otherwise than for any application specified on a quote or order form; or
(iv)the continued use of any Goods after any defect becomes apparent or would have become apparent to a
reasonably prudent operator or user; or
(v) fair wear and tear, any accident or act of God.
(b) the warranty shall cease and the Seller shall thereafter in no circumstances be liable under the terms of the warranty if the workmanship is repaired, altered or overhauled without the Seller’s consent.
(c) in respect of all claims the Seller shall not be liable to compensate the Client for any delay in either replacing or remedying the workmanship or in properly assessing the Client’s claim.
- For Goods not manufactured by the Seller, the warranty shall be the current warranty provided by the manufacturer of the Goods. The Seller shall not be bound by nor be responsible for any term, condition, representation or warranty other than that which is given by the manufacturer of the Goods.
- In the case of second hand Goods, the Client acknowledges that he has had full opportunity to inspect the same and that he accepts the same with all faults and that no warranty is given by the Seller as to the quality or suitability for any purpose and any implied warranty, statutory or otherwise, is expressly excluded. The Seller shall not be responsible for any loss or damage to the Goods, or caused by the Goods, or any part thereof however arising.
- Where the Seller has designed, drawn or written Goods for the Client, then the copyright in those designs and drawings and documents shall remain vested in the Seller, and shall only be used by the Client at the Seller’s discretion.
- The Client warrants that all designs or instructions to the Seller will not cause the Seller to infringe any patent, registered design or trademark in the execution of the Client’s order and the Client agrees to indemnify the Seller against any action taken by a third party against the Seller in respect of any such infringement.
- 3 The Client agrees that the Seller may use any documents, designs, drawings or Goods created by the Seller for the purposes of advertising, marketing, or entry into any competition.
Default and Consequences of Default
- Interest on overdue invoices shall accrue daily from the date when payment becomes due, until the date of payment, at a rate of two and a half percent (2.5%) per calendar month (and at the Seller’s sole discretion such interest shall compound monthly at such a rate) after as well as before any judgment
- In the event that the Client’s payment is dishonoured for any reason the Client shall be liable for any dishonour fees incurred by the Seller.
- If the Client defaults in payment of any invoice when due, the Client shall indemnify the Seller from and against all costs and disbursements incurred by the Seller in pursuing the debt including legal costs on a solicitor and own client basis and the Seller’s collection agency costs.
- Without prejudice to any other remedies the Seller may have, if at any time the Client is in breach of any obligation (including those relating to payment) the Seller may suspend or terminate the supply of Goods to the Client and any of its other obligations under the terms and conditions. The Seller will not be liable to the Client for any loss or damage the Client suffers because the Seller has exercised its rights under this clause.
- If any account remains overdue after sixty (60) days then an amount of the greater of twenty dollars ($20.00) or ten percent (10%) of the amount overdue (up to a maximum of two hundred dollars ($200.00)) shall be levied for administration fees which sum shall become immediately due and payable.
Without prejudice to the Seller’s other remedies at law
the Seller shall be entitled to cancel all or any part
order of the Client which remains unfulfilled and all
amounts owing to the Seller shall, whether or not due
payment, become immediately payable in the event that:
(a) any money payable to the Seller becomes overdue, or in the Seller’s opinion the Client will be unable to meet its payments as they fall due; or
(b) the Client becomes insolvent, convenes a meeting with its creditors or proposes or enters into an arrangement with creditors, or makes an assignment for the benefit of its creditors; or
(c) a receiver, manager, liquidator (provisional or otherwise) or similar person is appointed in respect of the Client or any asset of the Client.
- The Seller may cancel any contract to which these terms and conditions apply or cancel delivery of Goods at any time before the Goods are delivered by giving written notice to the Client. On giving such notice the Seller shall repay to the Client any sums paid in respect of the Price. The Seller shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever arising from such cancellation.
- 2 In the event that the Client cancels delivery of Goods the Client shall be liable for any loss incurred by the Seller (including, but not limited to, any loss of profits) up to the time of cancellation.
- Cancellation of orders for Goods made to the Client’s specifications or non-stocklist items will definitely not be accepted, once production has commenced.
Privacy Act 1988
- The Client and/or the Guarantor/s (herein referred to as the Client) agree for the Seller to obtain from a credit reporting agency a credit report containing personal credit information about the Client in relation to credit provided by the Seller.
The Client agrees that the Seller may exchange
information about the Client with those credit providers
named as trade referees by the Client or named in a
consumer credit report issued by a credit reporting
the following purposes:
(a) to assess an application by the Client; and/or
(b) to notify other credit providers of a default by the Client; and/or
(c) to exchange information with other credit providers as to the status of this credit account, where the Client is in default with other credit providers; and/or
(d) to assess the creditworthiness of the Client.
The Client understands that the information exchanged can include anything about the Client’s creditworthiness, credit standing, credit history or credit capacity that credit providers are allowed to exchange under the Privacy Act 1988.
- The Client consents to the Seller being given a consumer credit report to collect overdue payment on commercial credit (Section 18K(1)(h) Privacy Act 1988).
The Client agrees that personal credit information
provided may be used and retained by the Seller for the
purposes (and for other purposes as shall be agreed
between the Client and Seller or required by law from
(a) the provision of Goods; and/or
(b) the marketing of Goods by the Seller, its agents or distributors; and/or
(c) analysing, verifying and/or checking the Client’s credit, payment and/or status in relation to the provision of Goods; and/or
(d) processing of any payment instructions, direct debit facilities and/or credit facilities requested by the Client; and/or
(e) enabling the daily operation of Client’s account and/or the collection of amounts outstanding in the Client’s account in relation to the Goods.
5 The Seller may give information about the Client to a
credit reporting agency for the following purposes:
(a) to obtain a consumer credit report about the Client;
(b) allow the credit reporting agency to create or maintain a credit information file containing information about the Client.
The information given to the credit reporting agency may
(a) personal particulars (the Client’s name, sex, address, previous addresses, date of birth, name of employer and driver’s licence number;
(b) details concerning the Client’s application for credit or commercial credit and the amount requested;
(c) advice that the Seller is a current credit provider to the Client;
(d) advice of any overdue accounts, loan repayments, and/or any outstanding monies owing which are overdue by more than sixty (60) days, and for which debt collection action has been started;
(e) that the Client’s overdue accounts, loan repayments and/or any outstanding monies are no longer overdue in respect of any default that has been listed;
(f) information that, in the opinion of the Seller, the Client has committed a serious credit infringement (that is, fraudulently or shown an intention not to comply with the Clients credit obligations);
(g) advice that cheques drawn by the Client for one hundred dollars ($100) or more, have been dishonoured more than once;
(h) that credit provided to the Client by the Seller has been paid or otherwise discharged.
Unpaid Seller’s Rights
Where the Client has left any item with the Seller for
repair, modification, exchange or for the Seller to
other Service in relation to the item and the Seller has
not received or been tendered the whole of the Price, or
payment has been dishonoured, the Seller shall have:
(a) a lien on the item;
(b) the right to retain the item for the Price while the Seller is in possession of the item;
(c) a right to sell the item.
- The lien of the Seller shall continue despite the commencement of proceedings, or judgment for the Price having been obtained.
- If any provision of these terms and conditions shall be invalid, void, illegal or unenforceable the validity, existence, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected, prejudiced or impaired.
- If any provisions of these terms and conditions are inconsistent with the PPSA, the PPSA shall prevail to the extent of that inconsistency.
- These terms and conditions and any contract to which they apply shall be governed by the laws of Victoria and are subject to the jurisdiction of the Melbourne Court of Victoria.
- The Seller shall be under no liability whatsoever to the Client for any indirect and/or consequential loss and/or expense (including loss of profit) suffered by the Client arising out of a breach by the Seller of these terms and conditions.
- In the event of any breach of this contract by the Seller the remedies of the Client shall be limited to damages which under no circumstances shall exceed the Price of the Goods.
- The Client shall not be entitled to set off against, or deduct from the Price, any sums owed or claimed to be owed to the Client by the Seller nor to withhold payment of any invoice because part of that invoice is in dispute.
- The Seller may license or sub-contract all or any part of its rights and obligations without the Client’s consent.
- The Client agrees that the Seller may review these terms and conditions at any time. If, following any such review,there is to be any change to these terms and conditions, then that change will take effect from the date on which the Seller notifies the Client of such change. The Client shall be under no obligation to accept such changes except where the Seller supplies further Goods to the Client and the Client accepts such Goods.
- Neither party shall be liable for any default due to any act of God, war, terrorism, strike, lock-out, industrial action, fire, flood, storm or other event beyond the reasonable control of either party.
- The failure by the Seller to enforce any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be treated as a waiver of that provision, nor shall it affect the Seller’s right to subsequently enforce that provision.