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reproduce or use any of the material on the Website for commercial purposes including sale;
in any way modify the material on the Website;
cause any of the material on the Website to be framed or embedded in another website; or
print, publish, modify, link to, copy, reproduce, republish, upload to a third party, post, transmit or distribute the content of the Website in any way, except as expressly provided for by us or expressly authorised in writing by us.
If you breach these Terms, we will enforce our intellectual property rights against you.
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warrant to us that you have all necessary rights to post the content;
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consent to any act or omission which would otherwise constitute an infringement of your moral rights, and if you add any content in which any third party has moral rights, you must ensure that the third party consents in the same manner.
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A child with with additional needs requires a dedicated team to design a comprehensive targeted intervention program. These resources are not designed as a treatment program. An intervention program should always be developed tailored to each child, in consultation with a medical doctor or paediatrician, associated allied health professionals, special education teachers, and if possible an early intervention centre or school that specialises in autism and/or special education services.
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(b) Third Party Information; or
(c) Third Party Websites.
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(a) your use of or access to the Website;
(b) any breach by you of these Terms; or
(c) any wilful, unlawful or negligent act or omission by you.
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The information we collect from you
We may collect personal information from you in the course of our business, including if you input personal information on the Website or otherwise provide personal information to us. This may include your name, address, phone number, email address, and other personal information.
We may conduct surveys or market research to seek your opinion and feedback.
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How we use the information we collect
We collect and use the information for purposes including internal record keeping; for business development and marketing purposes; identifying and understanding user needs; for marketing communication from us; and to customise, improve and ensure proper functioning of our Website.
We may run competitions or offer additional benefits to you and we may ask you to provide us with your personal information for these purposes. Providing this information is optional to you. If you do not provide this information to us, we may not be able to contact you or give you access to the additional benefits. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties that we think you may find interesting.
Disclosure of your Personal Information:
We customarily do not use or disclose (or permit the use or disclosure of) personal information that could be used to identify an individual member in any circumstances, except as described in this policy, unless we have your permission.
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If there is a change of control of our business or a sale or transfer of business assets, we reserve the right to transfer to the extent permissible at law our user databases, together with any personal information and non-personal information contained in those databases. This information may be disclosed to a potential purchaser. We would seek to only disclose information in good faith and where we have sought to maintain confidentiality.
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