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Terms & Conditions

1. Welcome
1.1. SeeShell Media | ABN 38 214 543 022 (SeeShell, we, us, our) established The FIERCE as an online source of news, interviews and reviews relating to female-driven projects across all entertainment and media platforms. The information provided on The FIERCE is for informational purposes only and is intended as general reference.
1.2. We aspire to do what is right, ethical and legal in bringing you The FIERCE, and we ask that you use the same judgement as you read, use, link to, and submit content to The FIERCE. If we make an error, please let us know. You can reach us at: editor@thefierce.com.au
1.3. Whilst we believe you will do all the right things at all times, our lawyers, and hence we, require that you accept the following terms and conditions.

2. Submissions
2.1. We encourage you to contribute to The FIERCE by submitting reviews, participating in discussion forums and, where appropriate, uploading information, videos and photos (collectively, Submissions).  You must not submit, post, display or otherwise contribute to The FIERCE any of the following:

  • any comment, review, message, data, information, text, music, sound, photo, graphic, code or any other material (collectively, Content) that is false, unlawful, misleading, libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing or advocates harassment of another person, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable or which discriminates against or vilifies any group or individual or which would be rated R, RC or X by the Australian Classification Board;
  • Content that may infringe any trade secret or intellectual property rights of any person or entity;
  • Content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity, including us;
  • unsolicited promotions, mass mailings or “spamming”, transmission of “junk mail”, “chain letters,” political campaigning, advertising, contests, raffles, solicitations or the promotion of fund raising or charitable causes (unless in response to a written request made by us);
  • Content containing commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising and pyramid schemes; or
  • private information of any third party, including, surname (family name), addresses, phone numbers, email addresses and credit card numbers.

2.2. You understand that by using The FIERCE, you may be exposed to Submissions that you find offensive, indecent or objectionable, and that, in this respect, you use The FIERCE at your own risk. We reserve the right in our sole discretion and for any reason to pre-screen, review, flag, filter, modify, refuse or remove any or all Submissions from The FIERCE, but we have no obligation to do so, and we will not be responsible or liable for any of the Submissions. You acknowledge that we have no control over the truth, accuracy or completeness of the Submissions.

3 .Copyright / Licence
3.1. All rights are reserved. The FIERCE materials, including pages and online images, are protected by the Copyright Laws of Australia and international conventions. Other than for the purposes of, and subject to the conditions prescribed under, the Australian Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) and similar legislation that applies in your location, you may not in any form or by any means without our written permission:

  • use, adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of The FIERCE; or
  • commercialize any information, products or services obtained from any part of The FIERCE.

3.2.You retain copyright and any other rights you already hold in any Submissions you make. By submitting, posting or displaying the Submissions, you give us a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free and non-exclusive licence to reproduce, adapt, modify, translate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute the Submissions in any form. You warrant to us that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary to grant the licence of your Submissions, and that our use of your Submissions in accordance with these terms will not infringe the rights of any person or entity or breach any applicable law.

4. Disclaimer/Exclusions of Liability
4.1. The information on The FIERCE is provided “as is” and is subject to change without notice. No representation or warranty, express or implied, is made in relation to the accuracy or completeness of the information expressed in The FIERCE.
4.2. Links to other websites are included for convenience and do not constitute endorsement of material at those sites, or any associated organisation, product or service.
4.3. There is no warranty that The FIERCE will be free of infections by viruses or any other manifesting, contaminating or destructive properties.
4.4. While the information on The FIERCE is provided in good faith, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you agree that SeeShell will have no liability arising out of, or in connection with (a) your use of The FIERCE, (b) these Terms and Conditions or (c) in relation to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information provided on The FIERCE. Further, you acknowledge and agree that if, despite this clause, we are adjudicated in a court of law to have any liability, the aggregate collective liability arising from or relating to your use of The FIERCE and/or these Terms and Conditions (whether the liability arises because of breach of contract, negligence or for any other reason) shall be limited to AUD500 total.
4.5. These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of the State of New South Wales in Australia and you and we irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of that State in respect of any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions (including non-contractual disputes or claims).