Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy for LawGraduate Coach

Privacy Policy

We (LawGraduate Coach) will not disclose any of your personal information to any third party source outside of LawGraduate Coach.

Exceptions to this are:

  • We are compelled to by a court of law in Australia.
  • We have gathered your expressed consent.

Payment Information

All Credit Card payment information will be held in accordance with PCI-DSS standards. LawGraduate Coach does not hold Credit Card data in its servers. We instead use a payment gateway called Stripe to handle all payments.

Security

LawGraduate Coach conducts all online activities via HTTPS - the industry standard for security. Credit card data is never stored of LawGraduate Coach server as we use Stripe an industry leading payment gateway to process all payments. Stripe are fully PCI-DSS compliant.

Marketing

By signing up to LawGraduate Coach, you agree to receive direct email marketing from LawGraduate Coach regarding the platform, offers and services. The email marketing platform we use is MailChimp. MailChimp uses industry standards to secure your data. See: https://mailchimp.com/about/security/

We will never sell your email address to a third party marketing service. This is simply not our business. We also promise not to spam you. The only emails you will receive from LawGraduate Coach are those of an informational nature about the platform and our offering.

LawGraduate Coach - Terms & Condition of Use

1. BACKGROUND

LawGraduate Coach (“LGC”) was created to provide coaching services to law students and junior lawyers to enhance their development in the aspects of job application and on the job performance.. These Terms and Conditions govern your registration with LGC, and all aspects of your transactions with us. Your use of LGC is subject to these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions are a binding agreement between you and LGC. Your access to and use of LGC constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions and any other legal notices and statements contained on this website. LGC may modify these Terms and Conditions at any time and without prior notice. You should review the most current version these Terms and Conditions by visiting the LGC Site and clicking on the Terms and Conditions hyperlink located at the bottom of the page. Your continued access to and use of this website constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions as modified. The only notice of changes or modification to these Terms and Conditions will be by LGC publishing revised Terms and Conditions on this website; LGC will not separately notify you of any changes or modifications. Your use of LGC is governed by the version of the Terms and Conditions in effect on the date you access LGC.

2. USE AND DISTRIBUTION

LGC is intended only for your personal, non-commercial use, unless you and LGC have agreed otherwise in writing. The information on LGC is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person in any country or jurisdiction where such distribution or use would be contrary to local law or regulation. None of the services referred to in LGC are available to persons residing in any country where the provision of such services would be contrary to local law or regulation. It is the responsibility of visitors to LGC to ascertain the terms of and comply with any local law or regulation to which they are subject. Nothing on LGC shall be considered a solicitation to buy or an offer to sell any product or service to any person in any jurisdiction where such offer, solicitation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the laws of such jurisdiction.

3. LIMITATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL ADVICE

You are solely responsible for determining whether any advice or related transaction is appropriate for you based on your personal situation. If required, you should consult your legal or tax professional regarding your specific situation. LGC reserves the right to change content, products and services, (including eligibility for particular features, products and/or services) without notice.

4. EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES

LGC does not make any express or implied warranties about the LGC program, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. LGC is made available to you "as is" and "as available" and LGC does not warrant that any defects or inaccuracies will be corrected. LGC does not warrant that the LGC program will meet your needs, or that it will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free. LGC also makes no warranty that the results obtained from the use of LGC will be accurate or reliable, or that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through LGC will meet your expectations.

5. DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

To the maximum extent permitted by law, LGC will not be liable for any consequential, incidental, special, direct, or indirect damages. This is true even if LGC has been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses. Except as otherwise required by law, LGC will not be liable to you or anyone else for any loss resulting from a cause over which such LGC does not have direct control. This includes failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communications lines (including telephone, cable and internet), unauthorised access, viruses, theft, operator errors, severe or extraordinary weather (including flood, earthquake, or other act of god), fire, war, insurrection, terrorist act, riot, labor dispute and other labor problems, accident, emergency or action of government. If you live in a state, country or jurisdiction that does not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, some or all of these limitations and exclusions may not apply to you.

6. INDEMNIFICATION

As a condition of your use of the LGC Sites, you agree to indemnify and hold LGC and its Third Party Content providers harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, liability, costs and expenses (including but not limited to attorneys' fees) arising from your use of the LGC Sites, or from your violation of these Terms.

7. CONFIDENTIALITY

It is your obligation to keep LGC accounts numbers and passwords confidential. You acknowledge and agree that any instruction or communication transmitted to you or on your behalf via any LGC Site is made at your own risk. You authorise LGC to rely and act on, and treat as fully authorised and binding upon you, any instruction given to LGC that LGC believes to have been given by you or on your behalf by any agent or intermediary whom LGC believe in good faith to have been duly authorised by you. You acknowledge and agree that LGC shall be entitled to rely upon your account number and/or password to identify you and agree you will not disclose this information to anyone not duly authorised by you.

8. TERMINATION

LGC reserves the right to terminate your usage of the LGC Sites at any time, for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. If for any reason any provision of these Terms and Conditions is deemed invalid or unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect.

9. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

Unless otherwise agreed, these Terms and Conditions and their enforcement are governed by the laws of the state of Queensland, Australia, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Queensland. This is the case regardless of where you reside or transact externally to Queensland, Australia.

10. PRIVACY AND DATA RETENTION

All data unless stated is part 11 will be held on secure servers within Australia, using secure industry standard security. While we take all reasonable steps to ensure the security of our system, we cannot provide any guarantee regarding security of the personal information and other data transmitted to the program. LGC will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised access of your personal information.

11. THIRD PARTY SERVICES

LGC will hold all data relating to CVs on secure Australian servers in accordance with section 10. Limited information such as name and email may be held on servers located outside of Australia for the purpose of email marketing through the ‘MailChimp’ platform and ‘Acuity Scheduling’ for meeting and webinar bookings. You may access the Mailchimp privacy policy at https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/ and the Acuity Scheduling privacy policy at https://acuityscheduling.com/privacy.php. LGC takes no responsibility for any data breach, downtime, nefarious activity, or any other activity that leads to misuse of your data on these third-party services.

12. CANCELLATION POLICY

All Session fees are due prior to the scheduled appointment and are non-refundable.

Appointments that are canceled 48 hours or more prior to the appointment time may be rescheduled to a future date at no additional cost. Only one re-schedule will be allowed per client. Appointments cancelled 24 hours or less will be subject to a $50 transfer fee when rescheduled to a future date, otherwise cancellation fee is 100% of fees paid. Cancellation fee for no-shows is 100% of fees paid.

13. TIMELINESS

Due to appointments that are scheduled after your appointment, it is expected you arrive early or on time to receive your full session. If you arrive late, you will receive your session with the leftover time that is allotted if another appointment is scheduled right after. You will be charged the full session price.

13. CONFIDENTIALITY

Please understand that the work we do together is not therapy and by entering into this commitment you are affirming that you are emotionally stable, in sound psychological health, and personally responsible for all of your own decisions and commitments.

I commit that all information you share during this our sessions will be kept confidential, as the laws permit. Please note that as a Graduate Coach, I do not have the same type of client-coach communication “privilege” that a therapist or attorney may have under the law.