At 11 August 2022
Plain English Foundation Pty Ltd (PEF/we/our/us) owns and runs the www.plainenglishfoundation.com website (our website/site).
As a website user (you/your), you agree to:
These terms have the following sections:
1. We have copyright over our intellectual property
Unless otherwise shown, we own all the intellectual property on our website. This includes all copyrightable material and products, such as our:
Unless otherwise shown, we also own and control all rights, including copyright, in our website content and compilation. This includes text, graphics, logos, button icons, video images, audio clips and the related software.
You also cannot use or reproduce our trademarks, including our logos, without us agreeing in writing beforehand.
You can only view, download, display and print our material for its permitted use and in an unaltered form, in line with our terms and policies.
2. You are restricted in how you can use our intellectual property
We own the intellectual property rights in our Getting to the point® training material, Writing Skills Test, free writing tools and other resources, unless these state otherwise.
You or any user of our products (where you have purchased on their behalf) can only use these in limited ways that we detail in our:
Intellectual property rights means all intellectual and commercial property rights throughout the world including:
3. You can’t use our content for your own purpose
We remain the owner of all our interest in our intellectual property and knowledge in our products and services.
You or any user of our products and services (where you have purchased on their behalf) do not have any right to amend or adapt our material for any commercial or other purposes including:
You also cannot adapt our free writing tools and other resources in any way and for any purpose, including a commercial purpose. You agree to attribute a free writing tool or other resources that we supply for such use and to give the link to the host page.
If you breach our terms or policies, we can cancel your site registration and take action against you for breaching our intellectual property ownership rights.
You cannot place our copyrightable material on another website or a public forum for any purpose. This does not include our website material in the public domain and our free writing tools as we supply them and in line with the following section 4.
You have no intellectual property rights and copyright ownership of our website products that you use or buy and all our stipulated licence use restrictions apply.
4. We own our free writing tools so please acknowledge us
Our licence use conditions in section 2 also apply to our free writing tools and resources. You can use these only:
If you download a free writing tool, you cannot otherwise reproduce, broadcast, stream, republish, display (including electronically), copy, transmit, post, distribute, show or play it in public without meeting the above conditions.
You agree not to use a free writing tool or resource:
Please contact us if you wish to link to our site. Also see our User terms.
5. Our copyright is protected
Our material is protected under the Australian Copyright Act 1968 and other relevant international copyright laws.
We endorse the Australian Copyright Council in promoting the benefits of copyright protection for a fairer, more creative and economically sustainable business culture.