designer studios australia

TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

All work is carried out by Designer Studios on the understanding that The Client has agreed to the following terms and conditions.
These Terms and Conditions are subject to change.


PAYMENTS

A deposit of 50% of the invoice is required of The Client before Designer Studios can commence a project. On completion of a project The Client is obliged to pay the balance in full within 14 days.

Designer Studios will issue a reminder of payments due if they are not received. If accounts are still not settled within 14 business days website access may be denied, web sites or projects may be removed and any costs incurred collecting the payment may be added to the balance.

We reserve the right not to commence any work until the deposit has been paid in full.


COPYRIGHT

Full copyright of logo designs, websites and any product or service produced by Designer Studios passes to The Client when all accounts have been settled in full.

The Client must obtain all necessary permissions and authorities in respect of the use of all copy, images, registered company logos, trade marks and names and any other material that The Client supplies to us to include in a website.

The Client must indemnify us and hold us harmless from any claims or legal actions related to the content of their website or design after completion. This also includes legal actions related to their domain names for their website.


INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Designer Studios reserve the right to re-use technical components and designs developed during the project and will retain intellectual property rights on each website or design. Designer Studios may use selected open source software and is protected under the license terms of use outlined for the selected software and/or code. Designer Studios may use free elements and graphics or paid for, commercial elements and graphics to build and create The Client’s website or design.


SEARCH ENGINES & TRAFFIC

We do not guarantee any specific position or success in search engine results for The Client’s website. We perform basic search engine optimisation to the best of our current knowledge.


BACKUPS

The Client is responsible for maintaining their own backups with respect to their website and Designer Studios will not be liable for restoring any client data or client websites unless The Client has agreed to and purchased the “Security Plus” package.


DOMAIN NAMES

The Client will be notified before the date of their domain registration expiry. The Client must pay the invoice supplied for re registry in order for Designer Studios to keep the domain active.

Designer Studios can purchase and manage The Client’s domain names however if payment has not been made to keep domain registration current, we will not be responsible for expiration or loss of such domain names.


CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS

Designer Studios will not be liable for any loss or damage which The Client may suffer which is in any way attributed to any delay in performance or completion of our works.


WEB HOSTING

Designer Studios cannot guarantee 100% server uptime and will not be held responsible in the unlikely event of any server downtime and losses incurred resulting from this.

The Client will be notified before the date of their web hosting expiry. The client must pay the invoice supplied for re hosting in order for Designer Studios to keep their website online and active.


CROSS COMPATIBILITY

Cross compatibility may not be 100% accurate and the same on different devices and browsers.


SECURITY & BREACHS

Designer Studios cannot guarantee protection against hacks and security breaches. We will endeavour to protect from this and extra measures can be taken if The Client has purchased the “Security Plus” package.


SUCCESS OF YOUR BUSINESS

Designer Studios cannot guarantee the success of The Client’s business through the use of our services and will not be held responsible for any loss whether it be financial or other.