Terms of Use

Terms Of Use

  1. Acceptance

By using and/or visiting the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television website you agree to:

The terms of use of the site contained herein; 

    1. The Privacy Policy located HERE;
    2. The Copyright Policy located HERE: and
    3. The Community Guidelines located HERE.

We hereby reserve the right to modify the terms of use, privacy policy, copyright policy and community guidelines without prior notice and it is the user’s responsibility to check the said documents for changes.

  1. Third Party Links 

The Australian Aboriginal On-line Television website (from here on known as the website) located at http://aatv.atsiphj.com.au/ often has links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by us. We hold no responsibility for their operation, content or management of these sites and we advise our users to check out the terms of use, privacy policy and copyright policy of these sites before utilising them.

  1. Registered Users

To utilise the facilities of the website you will have to register and become a user of the website. It is forbidden for anyone to utilise the facilities of another member or to transfer use to another person in anyway. It is also a condition of use that you register under your official/real name and that fake or misleading profiles are not allowed. You may however, utilise a username that does not indicate your real identity. Fake or misleading profiles will be removed and the user banned from further use of the facilities of the website.

Although we will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for our losses or the losses of others due to such unauthorized use.

  1. General Use – Permissions

Australian Aboriginal On-line Television hereby grants you access and to utilise the facilities of the website as set out in these terms of condition, the community guideline and the privacy and copyright policies. Moreover, that you agree:

    1. Not to distribute in any medium any part of the Website, including but not limited to User Submissions (defined below), without Australian Aboriginal On-line Television prior written authorization.
    2. You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Website.
    3. You agree not to access or modify user submissions or Australian Aboriginal On-line Television content through any technology or means other than the video playback pages of the website itself, the embeddable player, or other explicitly authorized means Australian Aboriginal On-line may designate.
    4. You agree not to use the website, including the embeddable player for any commercial use, without the prior written authorization of Australian Aboriginal On-line Television. Prohibited commercial uses include any of the following actions taken without Australian Aboriginal On-line Television express approval:
    5. 1) Sale of access to the website or its related services on another website;
    6. 2) Use of the Website or its related services for the primary purpose of gaining advertising or subscription revenue;
    7. 3) The sale of advertising, on the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television website or any third-party website, targeted to the content of specific user submissions or Australian Aboriginal On-line Television content; and
    8. 4) Any use of the website or its related services that Australian Aboriginal On-line Television finds, in its sole discretion, to use Australian Aboriginal On-line Television resources or user submissions with the effect of competing with or displacing the market for Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, Australian Aboriginal On-line Television content, or its user submissions.
    9. Prohibited commercial uses do not include:
    10.  1) Uploading an original video to Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, or maintaining an original channel on Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, to promote your business or artistic enterprise;
    11. 2) Using the embeddable player to show Australian Aboriginal On-line Television videos on an ad-enabled blog or website, provided the primary purpose of using the embeddable player is not to gain advertising revenue or compete with Australian Aboriginal On-line Television; and
    12. 3) Any use that Australian Aboriginal On-line Television expressly authorizes in writing.
    13. Utilise the embeddable player as designated by Australian Aboriginal On-line Television and not modify, build upon or block the use of the player.
    14. In your use of the website, you will otherwise comply with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service, the Community Guidelines, and all applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations.
    15. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the website at any time.

  1. Using Content on the Website.

The following terms and conditions refer specifically to your use of any content on the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television website:

    1. The content on the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website, except all User Submissions, including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like ("Content") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), are owned by or licensed to Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law. Content on the Website is provided to you as is for your information and personal use only and may not be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Content;
    2. You make access user submissions solely for the explicit purpose of:
    3. 1) Your information and personal use;
    4. 2) As deemed under the normal functionality of the website; and
    5. 3) For streaming ("Streaming" means a contemporaneous digital transmission of an audiovisual work via the Internet from the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Service to a user's device in such a manner that the data is intended for real-time viewing and not intended to be copied, stored, permanently downloaded, or redistributed by the user. Accessing User Videos for any purpose or in any manner other than Streaming is expressly prohibited. User Videos are made available "as is.").
    6. User Comments are made available to you for your information and personal use solely as intended through the normal functionality of the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Service. User Comments are made available "as is", and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, downloaded, or otherwise exploited in any manner not intended by the normal functionality of the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Service or otherwise as prohibited under this Agreement.
    7. You may access Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Content, User Submissions and other content only as permitted under this Agreement.
    8. You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of User Submissions of third parties obtained through the Website for any commercial purposes.
    9. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website or the Content therein.
    10. You understand that when using the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website, you will be exposed to User Submissions from a variety of sources, and that Australian Aboriginal On-line Television is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Submissions. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Submissions that are inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Australian Aboriginal On-line Television with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, its Owners/Operators, affiliates, and/or licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of the site.

  1. User Submission and Conduct
    1. As a Australian Aboriginal On-line Television account holder you may submit video content ("User Videos") and textual content ("User Comments"). User Videos and User Comments are collectively referred to as "User Submissions." You understand that whether or not such User Submissions are published, Australian Aboriginal On-line Television does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Submissions.
    2. You shall be solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. In connection with User Submissions, you affirm, represent, and/or warrant that: you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize Australian Aboriginal On-line Television to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to any and all User Submissions to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by the Website and these Terms of Service.
    3. For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your User Submissions. However, by submitting User Submissions to Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, you hereby grant Australian Aboriginal On-line Television a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicense able and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Submissions in connection with the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website and Australian Aboriginal On-line Television (and its successors' and affiliates') business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Website, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such User Submissions as permitted through the functionality of the Website and under these Terms of Service. The above licenses granted by you in User Videos terminate within a commercially reasonable time after you remove or delete your User Videos from the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Service. You understand and agree, however, that Australian Aboriginal On-line Television may retain, but not display, distribute, or perform, server copies of User Submissions that have been removed or deleted. The above licenses granted by you in User Comments are perpetual and irrevocable.
    4. In connection with User Submissions, you further agree that you will not submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant Australian Aboriginal On-line Television all of the license rights granted herein.
    5. You further agree that you will not, in connection with User Submissions, submit material that is contrary to the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Community Guidelines, which may be updated from time to time, or contrary to applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations.
    6. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television does not endorse any User Submission or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Australian Aboriginal On-line Television expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submissions. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website, and Australian Aboriginal On-line Television will remove all Content and User Submissions if properly notified that such Content or User Submission infringes on another's intellectual property rights. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television reserves the right to remove Content and User Submissions without prior notice.
  1. Account Termination

Australian Aboriginal On-line Television will terminate a User's access to its Website if, under appropriate circumstances, they are determined to be a repeat infringer. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television reserves the right to decide whether Content or a User Submission is appropriate and complies with these Terms of Service for violations other than copyright infringement, such as, but not limited to, pornography, obscene or defamatory material, or excessive length. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television may remove such User Submissions and/or terminate a User's access for uploading such material in violation of these Terms of Service at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion.

  1. Copyright Policy

Australian Aboriginal On-line Television operates a clear Copyright policy as outlined HERE.

  1. Warranty Disclaimer

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE Australian Aboriginal On-line Television WEBSITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND YOUR USE THEREOF. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS SITE'S CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE Australian Aboriginal On-line Television WEBSITE. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE Australian Aboriginal On-line Television WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND YOUTUBE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.

  1. Limitation of Liability 

IN NO EVENT SHALL Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE Australian Aboriginal On-line Television WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER ORNOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. WHILE THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION, WHERE CONDITIONS, WARRANTIES OR OTHER RIGHTS ARE IMPLIED IN THIS AGREEMENT OR OTHERWISE CONFERRED BY LAW, AND IT IS NOT LAWFUL OR POSSIBLE TO EXCLUDE THEM, THEN THOSE CONDITIONS, WARRANTIES OR OTHER RIGHTS WILL (BUT ONLY TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY LAW) APPLY TO THIS AGREEMENT. AT THE OPTION OF Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, OUR LIABILITY FOR BREACH OF IMPLIED CONDITIONS OR WARRANTIES IS LIMITED, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW TO, IF THE BREACH RELATES TO GOODS, (I) THE REPLACEMENT OF THE GOODS OR THE SUPPLY OF EQUIVALENT GOODS, (II) THE REPAIR OF THE GOODS, (III) THE PAYMENT OF THE COST OF REPLACING THE GOODS OR OF ACQUIRING EQUIVALENT GOODS, OR (IV) THE PAYMENT OF HAVING THE GOODS REPAIRED AND, IF THE BREACH RELATES TO SERVICES, (I) THE SUPPLY OF THE SERVICES AGAIN; OR (II) THE PAYMENT OF THE COST OF HAVING THE SERVICES SUPPLIED AGAIN.

YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT Australian Aboriginal On-line Television SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

The Website is controlled and offered by Australian Aboriginal On-line Television from its facilities in Australia. Australian Aboriginal On-line Television makes no representations that the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local law.

  1. Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Australian Aboriginal On-line Television, its parent corporation, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website; (ii) your violation of any term of these Terms of Service; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (iv) any claim that one of your User Submissions caused damage to a third party. This defence and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Service and your use of the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website.

  1. Acceptance of Terms of Service

You affirm that you are either more than 18 years of age, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Service, and to abide by and comply with these Terms of Service. In any case, you affirm that you are over the age of 13, as the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website is not intended for children under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the Australian Aboriginal On-line Television Website.

  1. Assignment

These Terms of Service, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by Australian Aboriginal On-line Television without restriction.