page outlines your copyright rights and responsibilities
when using this site.
It covers -
our copyright policy
Intellectual property is one of the bases of the information
economy. Accordingly we respect your copyright and ask
you to respect ours. The
text, graphics and layout are protected under Australian
and international intellectual property law.
you have queries about reproduction of information from
this site, links to it or references to the intellectual
property of others, we encourage you to contact us.
The detailed intellectual property
guide on this site offers more information about copyright,
trademarks, business/software patents and other matters.
This site is protected by Australian and international
copyright law. The layout, images and text are the intellectual
property of Bruce Arnold.
Apart from permitted uses under the Copyright Act 1968,
this site may not be reproduced in whole or in part for
general publication or commercial purposes without express
Limited reproduction for noncommercial uses is permitted,
e.g. copying of non-substantial parts for the purposes
of journalism or scholarship, providing that full attribution
Links to other sites (see liability)
do not imply any ownership of the copyright of images
and text at those locations.
Some pages on this site refer to corporate names or products
that are the trademarks of other bodies. Those references
are consistent with Australian and international law.
They do not imply any ownership of those products or names.
Our Affiliations page uses
the logos of bodies such as the Internet Industry Association
and the Association for Computing Machinery. We
are members of those bodies; inclusion of the logo does
not imply ownership of that intellectual property. The
Google search engine is used under licence from Google.com.
METADATA is a trademark of the US Metadata Company. References
on this site to 'metadata'
are descriptive, ie relate to "data about data",
and thus do not reflect products/services of that company.
Unauthorised framing of pages from this site or other
action that obscures identifying/navigation information
(or otherwise leads a viewer to believe that the pages
are the property of another entity) is prohibited.
Caslon Analytics print publications are similarly protected
by copyright law and, in the case of material offered
for sale by Caslon, by Australian and international contract
The image of the elephant on this site and Caslon publications,
based on the Burgkmair woodcut, is copyright.
changes to this policy
The web is an evolving medium. Regulatory requirements,
consumer expectations and best practice change. If we
enhance our copyright policy at some point in the future,
we will identify the changes on this page before they
take effect and the policy will be versioned accordingly.
You are viewing version 1.5 (January 2007).
corporate and other names
Discussion on this site of mergers, acquisitions, technological
developments and regulatory disputes features reference
to brand names, corporate bodies and other entities that
are protected in Australia or overseas under trademark
Those references do not imply that this
site is endorsed by or associated with those trademark
owners. The references are also not an attempt to mislead
or deceive members of the public that the site and its
author claim ownership of those marks, provide good/services
under those marks or seek any benefit in relation to those
We have answered some frequently asked questions (FAQs)
about our policy and liability. Please contact us if you
have any queries.
Otherwise, refer to the substantial intellectual property
guide on this site. It provides
detailed information about legislation, writings, bodies
next part (your privacy)