Fine Print

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Terms Of Service.

KINDLY READ! This site REQUIRES FACTOR TO CONSIDER FOR AND AS A CONDITION OF ALLOWING YOUR USE OF mcdonaldinc.com.au(herein called “The Website” or “This Website”). 

BY ACCESSING OR USING THIS WEBSITE YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE THE FULL AUTHORITY TO ACT TO BIND YOURSELF, ANY THIRD PARTY, BUSINESS, OR LEGAL ENTITY, WHICH YOUR USE AND/OR COMMUNICATION, IN ADDITION TO CONTINUING TO USE OR INTERACT, WITH THE WEBSITE CONSTITUTES YOUR HAVING READ AND AGREED TO THESE TERMS OF USE IN ADDITION TO OTHER AGREEMENTS THAT WE MAY POST ON THE WEBSITE. 

BY VIEWING, VISITING, USING, OR INTERACTING WITH This site OR WITH ANY BANNER, POP-UP, OR ADVERTISING THAT APPEARS ON IT, YOU ARE AGREEING TO ALL THE ARRANGEMENTS OF THIS TERMS OF USE POLICY AND THE PERSONAL PRIVACY POLICY OF This website. 

This site SPECIFICALLY DENIES GAIN ACCESS TO ANY INDIVIDUAL THAT IS COVERED BY THE KIDS’S ONLINE PERSONAL PRIVACY SECURITY ACT (COPPA) OF 1998.   

This site RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DENY ACCESS TO ANYONE OR AUDIENCE FOR ANY LAWFUL REASON. UNDER THE TERMS OF THE PERSONAL PRIVACY POLICY, WHICH YOU ACCEPT AS A CONDITION FOR VIEWING THIS SITE.  This site MAY TO GATHER AND KEEP DATA AND INFORMATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF EXCLUSION AND FOR MANY OTHER USES. 

THIS TERMS OF USE CONTRACT MAY CHANGE FROM TIME TO TIME. VISITORS HAVE AN AFFIRMATIVE RESPONSIBILITY, AS PART OF THE FACTOR TO CONSIDER FOR PERMISSION TO GAIN ACCESS TO This website, TO KEEP THEMSELVES INFORMED OF SUCH CHANGES BY REVIEWING THIS TERMS OF USE PAGE EACH TIME THEY VISIT This site.  

Parties To The Regards To Use Arrangement 

Visitors, viewers, users, customers, members, affiliates, or customers, jointly referred to herein as “Site visitors,” are celebrations to this arrangement. The site and its owners and/or operators are parties to this arrangement, herein referred to as “Website.”. 

Use Of Information From This Site 

Unless you have become part of an express composed contract with this website to the contrary, visitors, audiences, subscribers, members, affiliates, or customers have no right to use this information in a commercial or public setting; they have no right to relay it, copy it, save it, print it, sell it, or release any portions of the material of this website. By accessing the contents of this website, you agree to this condition of access and you acknowledge that any unauthorized use is unlawful and could subject you to civil or criminal penalties. Once more, Site visitor has no rights whatsoever to make use of the material of, or portions thereof, including its databases, invisible pages, linked pages, underlying code, or other copyright the website might include, for any reason or for any use whatsoever. In recognition of the truth that it may be hard to quantify the precise damages emerging from infringement of this arrangement, Site visitor agrees to compensate the owners of this site with liquidated damages in the amount of U.S. $10,000, or, if it can be computed, the actual costs and real damages for breach of this arrangement, whichever is greater? Visitor warrants that he or she understands that accepting this arrangement is a condition of accessing this site and that accessing this site constitutes approval. 

OWNERSHIP OF WEBSITE OR RIGHT TO USE, SELL, PUBLISH CONTENTS OF THIS INTERNET SITE. 

The site and its contents are owned or authorized by the website’s owner. Material included on the site has to be presumed to be exclusive and copyrighted. Site visitors have no rights whatsoever in the site material. Use of website content for any reason is unlawful unless it is done with express agreement or authorization of the internet site. 

HYPERLINKING TO WEBSITE, CO-BRANDING, “FRAMEWORK” AND REFERENCING SITE PROHIBITED. 

Unless specifically authorized by website, no person may hyperlink this site, or sections thereof, (consisting of, however not limited to, logotypes, trademarks, branding or copyrighted material) to theirs for any reason. Moreover, you are not allowed to reference the URL (website address) of this website or any page of this internet site in any industrial or non-commercial media without express permission from us, nor are you enabled to ‘frame’ the website. You particularly accept cooperate with the website to remove or de-activate any such activities and be accountable for all damages developing from violating this provision. In recognition of the truth that it might be tough to measure the exact damages developing from infringement of this stipulation, you accept make up the owners of this site with liquidated damages in the quantity of U.S. $10,000, or, if it can be determined, the actual expenses and actual damages for breach of this arrangement, whichever is higher. You call for that you understand that accepting this provision is a condition of accessing this website which accessing this website makes up approval. 

Disclaimer For Contents Of Site 

This site disclaims any responsibility for the accuracy of the content appearing at, connected to on, or pointed out on this site. Visitors presume all risk connecting to seeing, checking out, utilizing, or relying upon this detail. Unless you have otherwise formed an express contract to the contrary with us, you have no right to depend on any info contained herein as precise. We make no such service warranty. 

DISCLAIMER FOR DAMAGE CAUSED TO YOUR COMPUTER OR SOFTWARE FROM INTERACTING WITH THIS WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS. SITE VISITOR PRESUMES ALL THREAT OF VIRUSES, WORMS, OR OTHER CORRUPTING ELEMENTS. 

We presume no responsibility for damage to computer systems or software application of the site visitor or any person the site visitor consequently communicates with from corrupting code or data that is inadvertently passed to the visitor’s computer. Once again, visitor views and interacts with this site, or banners or pop-ups or marketing showed thereon, at his own threat. 

Disclaimer For Damage Caused By Downloads 

Site visitor downloads details from this website at this own threat. website makes no guarantee that downloads are devoid of damaging computer codes, consisting of, however not restricted to, viruses and worms. 

Restriction Of Liability 

By seeing, making use of, or interacting in any manner with this website, including banners, advertising, or pop-ups, downloads, and as a condition of the internet site to allow his legal watching, Site visitor permanently waives all right to claims of damage of any and all description based on any causal element resulting in any possible damage, no matter how abhorrent or substantial, whether physical or psychological, foreseeable or unforeseeable, whether personal or commercial in nature. For any jurisdictions that may now enable these exclusions our optimum liability will certainly not go beyond the quantity paid by you, if any, for using our website or service. 

Additionally, you agree not to hold us responsible for any damages connected to problems beyond our control, consisting of however not restricted to, acts of God, war, terrorism, insurrection, riots, criminal activity, natural disasters, disruption of communications or facilities, labor shortages or disruptions (including unlawful strikes), shortages of products, and other occasions which are not within our control. 

Indemnification 

Visitor agrees that in the event he causes damage to us or a 3rd party as a result of or associating with using this site, Visitor will indemnify us for, and, if suitable, protect us versus, any claims for damages.  

Submissions 

Visitor concurs as a condition of watching, that any communication in between Visitor and Site is deemed a submission. All entries, including sections thereof, graphics contained thereon, or any of the material of the entry, will end up being the unique property of the website and might be used, without additional permission, for commercial use without added consideration of any kind. Site visitor accepts only communicate that details to the Website, which it wants to forever allow the Website to utilize in any manner as it chooses. “Submissions” is likewise a stipulation of the Privacy Policy. 

Notification 

No added notice of any kind for any factor is needed to be given to Site visitor and Visitor expressly necessitates an understanding that the right to notice is waived as a condition for consent to see or interact with the website. 

Conflicts 

As part of the factor to consider that the Website needs for viewing, using or communicating with this internet site, Visitor accepts use binding arbitration for any claim, disagreement, or controversy (“CLAIM”) of any kind (whether in agreement, tort or otherwise) developing out of or connecting to this purchase, this product, including solicitation problems, personal privacy issues, and terms of use issues. 

Arbitration will be conducted pursuant to the rules of the American Arbitration Association which are in effect on the date a dispute is submitted to the American Arbitration Association. Information about the American Arbitration Association, its rules, and its forms are offered from the American Arbitration Association, 335 Madison Opportunity, Floor 10, and New York, New York, 10017-4605. Hearing will occur in the city or county of the owner of this site. 

In no case shall the audience, site visitor, member, customer or client can go to court or have a jury trial. Viewer, site visitor, member, subscriber or customer will not deserve to take part in pre-trial discovery except as supplied in the rules; you will not can participate as a representative or member of any class of plaintiffs referring to any claim subject to arbitration; the arbitrator’s choice will be final and binding with restricted rights of appeal. 

The prevailing celebration will be compensated by the other party for any and all expenses connected with the conflict arbitration, including attorney costs, collection fees, investigation fees, travel costs. 

Jurisdiction And Location 

If any matter concerning this purchase will be brought before a law court, pre- or post-arbitration, Audience, visitor, member, customer or customer agrees to that the sole and proper jurisdiction to be the state and city proclaimed in the contact details of the internet owner unless otherwise right here defined. On the occasion that litigation is in a federal court, the correct court will be the closest federal court to the owner of this site’s address. 

Appropriate Law 

Viewer, visitor, member, customer or client concurs that the applicable law to be applied shall, in all cases, be that of the state of the owner of this site. 

Our Privacy Policy.

Privacy matters to us and we know it matters to you.  

We provide a wide range of products and services and to do this we need to collect, store, use and disclose a broad range of information.  

We are committed to protecting your privacy, keeping your information safe and ensuring the security of your data.  

Our Privacy Statement 

Our Privacy Statement explains how we collect, use and protect your information.  It applies to all the businesses in the McDoanld Inc Group including McDoanld Inc Corporation Limited.  It extends to both our control and processing of personal information. It also incorporates our Credit Reporting Policy which lets you know how we use any credit related information we might collect. 

This current policy came into effect at 1 August 2019.  We may need to update it over time but if we do, we will post the updated version on our website.  

What information do we collect? 

The types of information we collect depends on how you use our products and services as well as the relationship we have with you as a customer. 

This can include straightforward information like your name, date of birth, contact details (including address, email address, phone number or mobile telephone number), occupation, username or password and financial information (such as credit card or bank account numbers). 

We may also collect more in-depth information including: 

  • Employment Information about you work including details about your job performance including information about how you use your leadership position and or skills. 

Sensitive information includes information about a person’s race, ethnic origin, political opinions, health, religious or philosophical beliefs and criminal history.  We may collect some forms of sensitive information such as philosophical beliefs as part of the nomination process. We are subject to strict requirements in relation to sensitive information including to only collect and use sensitive information with consent or otherwise in accordance with applicable law such as the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988. 

You might also need to provide personal information about other individuals to us (e.g. about your authorised referees).  If so, we rely on you to have informed those individuals that you are giving their personal information to us and to have advised them about this statement. 

It is important to be aware that if you access another party’s website or application using one of our products, that other party will deal with your personal information in accordance with its own privacy policy. 

How do we collect your information? 

There are three ways that we can collect your information. 

  1. You give it to us when you or your representative interacts with either us or one of our trusted partners.  This might happen when you are creating a nomination with us or using one of our products or services. 
  1. We collect information when you use our website, products and services including award nominations and any online services.  For example, we may use cookies and other technologies to identify your unique web browser. 
  1. We obtain information from outside sources like marketing mailing lists, and public information, (including public posts to social networking sites) and commercially available personal, identity, geographic and demographic information.  This can also include information gained from our partner businesses McDonald Inc and Sonia McDonald if you have interacted with them.   

How do we keep your information? 

We may store your information in hard copy or electronic format,and keep it in storage facilities that we own and operate ourselves.  

We use a combination of technical solutions, security controls and internal processes to help us protect your information and our network from unauthorised access and disclosure. 

We endeavour to ensure that personal information is kept as current as possible and that irrelevant or excessive data is deleted or made anonymous as soon as reasonably practicable. However, some personal information may be retained for varying time periods in order to comply with legal and regulatory obligations and for other legitimate business reasons. 

 How do we use your information? 

We will only use your information if we have a lawful reason to do so such as when it’s our legal duty or we have your consent and when it’s in our legitimate interest to do so. These include: 

Administration – To help us properly manage the products and services we provide to you and to maintain and update our records.   

Communication – We need to be able to communicate with you in order to provide you with our products and services.  We might do this on mediums such as email, SMS, social media, search engines and web pages you may visit. 

Improvement – We are constantly working to not only maintain and improve our products, services and processes but to develop new ones.  We use information we hold to help us do this in a number of ways. For example, surveys to gather data for this process. 

Direct marketing – We want to make sure that you know about all our products, services and special offers that are relevant and are of interest to you.  We may use the information we hold to market and promote them directly to you.  In some cases this marketing activity can continue after you have stopped using our products or services, unless you opt-out.   

When do we share your information? 

We may share your information with other parties who provide services to us, including organisations, agents, partners and contractors that assist us with providing our business processes and products and services.  These services include: 

  • providing, managing or administering your product or service including customer enquiries and support services 
  • mailing operations, billing and debt-recovery functions 
  • information technology and network services 
  • market research, marketing, telemarketing and door-knocking services 
  • development, analysis and business intelligence functions. 

We may also disclose your information to: 

  • your authorised representatives or advisers 
  • other parties who assist us in managing or developing our business and corporate strategies and functions, including our corporate risk or funding functions 

Where we do this, we require these parties to take appropriate measures to protect that information and to restrict how they can use that information. 

How can you make a privacy complaint? 

You can also use our contact details to notify us of any privacy complaint you have against us.  We are committed to acknowledging your complaint in a prompt manner and will give you an estimated timeframe for when we will respond to your complaint. 

How can you contact us? 

If you have any questions in relation to this Privacy Statement, our management of your information or you would like a copy of this statement sent to you, please email us on hello@mcdonaldinc.com.au