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Sprout Labs web site is owned and operated by Sprout Labs Pty Ltd  ABN 34 161 161 557

By using or accessing this site you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, then please do not use this site.

Governing Law


Sprout Labs controls and operates this web site from its offices within Australia. Our Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the Australia. You and Sprout Lab agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Australia. If you choose to access this site from another location, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

Revisions of Terms of Use


Sprout Labs may revise or amend these Terms of Use at any time at our absolute discretion by posting revised terms. You agree that, in the event that any portion of these Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use remain in full force and effect. Any revisions will be effective immediately. By continuing to use this site after any revision becomes effective, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use as so revised. You should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then current Terms of Use to which you are bound.

Security & Privacy


The privacy of our site visitors and newsletter subscribers and the security of their email addresses is of paramount important to us.  Therefore, personal information will never be given, traded, sold, released or otherwise communicated in any form to any third party.

Newsletter subscribers can remove their email address from our database at any time by following the 'unsubscribe' link at the footer of each issue of the Sprout Labs newsletter.

We make use of tools such as Google Analytics as such collect data about your use of this site. We also make use of Google's advertising cookies and anonymous identifies to remarket and receive information about your demographics and interest as provided by Google Analytics. If you wish to opt-out of the remarketing, demographics and interests tracking you may here

Site Contents, Ownership & Use Restrictions


The material on this site is protected by copyright under the laws of Australia and other countries through international treaties.

Unless otherwise indicated (some of the content is licensed under Creative Commons Licenses), all rights (including copyright) in all content, other material and compilations contained in, or used to create or support this site including text, graphics, logos, button icons, video images, audio clips and navigational and other software (collectively referred to as the Contents) are owned or controlled, and are reserved by Sprout Labs and it's related companies, affiliates, licensors and licensees.

You must not, without our prior written permission, exploit any of our site materials for commercial purposes or other purposes that are not expressly permitted under these Terms of Use.

Prohibited Conduct


Unless otherwise indicated (some of the content is licensed under Creative Commons Licenses) you are not authorised, without the prior written permission of Sprout Labs and each other owner of rights in content that you access via the site, to reproduce, frame, download, store (in any medium), communicate, show or play in public, adapt, change, or create a derivative work from that content.

Please note that the permission granted to use material on the site terminates automatically if you breach any of these Terms of Use.

Protecting Your Log on Details

You agree to take responsibility for the safekeeping of your user name and password (if you have one). You are liable if your user name or password is used by an unauthorised person. You agree to release and indemnify Sprout Labs connection with any use (whether authorised or unauthorised) of your user name or password. Sprout Labs may suspend or cancel your account at any time without prior notice.

General Prohibitions

You must not upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available through the site any material which:

  • violates or infringes the rights of others (including their privacy and intellectual property rights);
  • is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy, vulgar, obscene, profane or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to, or incite hatred of, any person;
  • encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law;
  • restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the site;
  • affects the functionality or operation of the site or its servers or the functionality or operation of any user's computer systems (e.g. by transmitting a computer virus or other harmful component, whether or not knowingly); or
  • breaches any standards, content requirements or codes promulgated by any relevant authority, including authorities that require Sprout Labs take remedial action under any applicable industry code.

Sprout Labs encourages you to contact us if you feel a comment violates these rules.

You are responsible for the content of your comments and Sprout Labs  does not accept any liability for the content or accuracy of your messages or any liability in respect of any material submitted by users and published by Sprout Labs. Sprout Labs reserves the right to republish any material you submit.

Liability Disclaimer

THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. Sprout Labs AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE AT ANY TIME. ADVICE RECEIVED VIA THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL, MEDICAL, LEGAL OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND YOU SHOULD CONSULT AN APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO YOUR SITUATION.

Sprout Labs AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. Sprout Labs AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL Sprout Labs AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE OR RELATED SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS OBTAINED THROUGH THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF Sprout Labs OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE Sprout Labs WEB SITE.

Rights We Cannot Exclude

The above disclaimer and liability limitation do not exclude any rights, which by law may not be excluded, including but not limited to your rights under the Trade Practices Act.