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T E R M S  OF  U S E

This website and all the content presented on this website is owned by The Escapist + Co. All media assets are created by The Escapist + Co.

The contents of the web site and the web site as a whole are intended solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Any use of the web site and/or any of the content posted on the web site for any purpose other than personal and non-commercial is prohibited without the express prior written permission of The Escapist + Co. Do not reproduce, publish, publicly display, publicly perform, modify, adapt, sell, distribute, transmit or otherwise use any of the materials or other content posted on the web site for any commercial purpose. The Escapist + Co grants a limited, non-exclusive, restricted, non-transferable, non-sub licensable, revocable license allowing you to download or electronically copy and print any of the content displayed on the web site for your personal, non-commercial use only. All other rights are reserved to The Escapist + Co.

You agree that you will not access or use the web site in any manner that could damage, disable, impair or cause undue burden on the web site and/or its host, servers, network, systems or other users. You agree that you will not attempt to interfere in any way with the operation of the web site, that you will not transmit any virus or worm to the web site, that you will not use any spider, robot or any other automated mechanism to access the web site and/or its servers or systems, and that you will not engage in flooding, spamming, mail-bombing, crashing or otherwise sending unsolicited e-mail to other users of the web site. You further agree that you will not attempt to access data that is not intended for your use, that you will not attempt to log on to a server or account that you are not authorized to access, and that you will not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of any system or network related in any way to the web site without authorisation.

G O O D S + S E R V I C E S

You agree that any online or live participation paid or unpaid, may be used by The Escapist + Co in order to market The Shining Stars Media Group P/L including any held business names, including re-packaging in the form of audio, video, imagery or written quotes taken from the online or live participation.

U S E R  C O M M E N T S / F E E D B A C K / O T H E R  S U B M I S S I O N S

All comments, feedback, postcards, suggestions, ideas, and other submissions disclosed, submitted or offered to on or by this web site or otherwise disclosed, submitted or offered in connection with your use of this web site (collectively, the "Comments") shall be and remain The Escapist + Co property. Such disclosure, submission or offer of any Comments shall constitute an assignment to The Escapist + Co of all worldwide rights, titles and interests and shall not be limited in any way in its use, commercial or otherwise, of any Comments. Thus, The Escapist + Co will own exclusively all such rights, titles and interests and shall not be limited in any way in its use, commercial or otherwise, of any Comments. The Escapist + Co is and shall be under no obligation: (1) to maintain any Comments in confidence; (2) to pay to user any compensation for any Comments; or (3) to respond to any user Comments. You agree that no Comments submitted by you to the web site will violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights(s). You further agree that no Comments submitted by you to the web site will be or contain libellous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material. You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any Comments you make.

U S E  O F  T H E  W E B S I T E

Harassment in any manner or form on the web site, including via e-mail and chat or by obscene or abusive language is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including The Escapist + Co or other licensed employee, host, or representative as well as other members or visitors on the web site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the web site any content which is libellous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offence, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the web site or use the web site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or organisations.

S P E A K E R S / M E M B E R S / E X P E R T S

All persons and businesses on this site being members, experts, speakers or commentators or other persons or company making statements or representations herein (other than directors, executives and employees of The Shining Star Media Group) are not acting as servants or agents for The Shining Star media group and The Escapist + Co website and any statement or representation made by any such influencer/contributor /editor/commentator/person/company is not that of The Shining Stars Media Group. The Shining Stars Media Group disclaim all and any liability (if any) that may result from the making of any such statement or liability.

B I N D I N G  N A T U R E

Your use of the web site constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and your continued use confirms that acceptance.

P R O D U C T  R E V I E W S 

We are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the web site, whether caused by users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilised by the web site. Profiles created and posted by users of the web site may contain links to other web sites. The Escapist + Co is not responsible for the content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such web sites, and such web sites are in no way investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by The Escapist + Co. Inclusion of any linked web site on the web site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked web site by The Escapist + Co. When you access these third-party sites, you do so at your own risk. The Escapist + Co takes no responsibility for third party advertisements which are posted on this web site, nor does it take any responsibility for the goods or services provided by its advertisers. The Escapist + Co is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the web site. We assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or un authorized access to, or alteration of, any User communication. The Escapist + Co is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on any of the web site or combination thereof, including any injury or damage to Users or to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading materials in connection with the web site. Under no circumstances shall The Escapist + Co be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from use of the web site, viewing of any video, podcast, webinar or written content, attendance at a The Escapist + Co event (including The Escapist + Co Shift Event), workshop, meet-up, gathering or any content posted on or through the web site, or from the conduct of any Users of the web site, whether online or offline. The web site is provided “AS-IS” and as available and The Escapist + Co expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. The Escapist + Co cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the website. All tickets for events, workshops and other activities advertised and sold on this website and via invoicing or cash are non-refundable. The Escapist + Co cannot guarantee at any event, webinar or meet up that the exact panellist or speaker will be present at the event webinar or meet-up due to any unforeseen circumstances that may arise.

P R I V A C Y  P O L I C Y

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you place an order, subscribe to our newsletter or fill out a form.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)

To process transactions

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.

To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.

To send periodic emails.

The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be kept on file for more than 60 days.


Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our websites privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, send an email notifying you of any changes, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.

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