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Privacy Policy

Fed Square Pty Ltd respects your privacy. The protection of your personal information is important to us.

In the administration of Federation Story we only collect information that is necessary to manage the Site.

Your email address is kept strictly confidential and will only be used in the instance that we need to contact you about your submission.


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Use of your Content

Please note that by submitting a story on this Site you grant permission to Fed Square Pty Ltd to use, reproduce, distribute, communicate to the public, publish, publicly perform, publicly display, modify, adapt, translate, upload, download in any form or manner, and incorporate this material into other materials or works in any format or medium for any non-commercial purpose and the right to sublicence those rights. This consent is for an indefinite period of time.

Please refer to the guidelines of this Site, www.federationstory.com/about for full terms of use.


Privacy Policy

The information that we collect when you visit this web site:

Voluntarily Provided Information:

If you have registered as a user of the site, you or your authorised agent voluntarily provided information about you and the Organisation on whose behalf you registered, if you are an employee of an Organisation. We will continue to use that information in accordance with the Registration forms and this Privacy Policy, unless you, the Organisation or the affected individual notifies us to the contrary.

We also collect other information that you voluntarily provide, e.g., through responses to surveys, questionnaires, and the like.


IP Address:

We store the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer when you visit our site. This information is used only to create broad demographic summaries of where our users come from, e.g., we know what percentage of users come from which part of the world. Our use of these IP addresses, however, does not go so far as to identify the actual users of the site.


Clickstream Analysis:

We may also collect information about you and your use of our site through the use of Cookies and/or clickstream analysis software. These measures enable us to know how often someone visits our site and what activities they conduct while on our site. This information helps us dynamically generate content on web pages specifically designed for you. It also allows us to statistically monitor how many people are using our site and for what purpose. If you do not want information collected through Cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to deny or accept them. However, Cookies may be necessary to provide you with certain features (for example, customized delivery of information) available on the site.


How we use the information we collect:

We may use any registration information and other voluntarily submitted information, including Personal Information, in the following ways:

1. To enable us to process and verify User-Created Content

2. To enable us to verify user credentials in order to maintain reasonable security

3. To provide our editors with information that is useful in developing new features and services for our users

4. To allow us to potentially vary content based on user preference, usage preferences, and demographics

5. To enable us to develop and improve the features, content, and services available through the site

6. To contact you regarding changes to any agreements or policies

7. To contact you regarding new site features and topic-based news alerts

8. To enable us to use aggregate information in a number of ways to improve the site, it’s content and services


The circumstances under which we will disclose information about you:

Except as set forth in this policy statement, we will not disclose to unaffiliated companies any information we gather from you which could be used to identify or contact you (“Personal Information”). Any Personal Information provided to entities affiliated with us will be treated in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy, unless you are otherwise notified.

In the following limited circumstances, we may release Personal Information to third parties:

1. To comply with applicable legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena, discovery request, or court order;

2. In special cases, such as a physical threat to you or others.

3. We may provide information about you to third parties that does not allow you to be identified or contacted (“Aggregate Information”). For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of users of our site and the activities they conduct while on our site.

4. If you actively agree to your information being provided to a third party, eg. media body.


How to contact us if you wish to discuss this policy:

Please contact us at info@fedsquare.com or call us on 03 9655 1900.


Changes to this policy:

We may change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting revisions to our site. Your use of the site constitutes acceptance of the provisions of this Policy and your continued usage after such changes are posted constitutes acceptance of each revised Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Policy or any revised policy, please exit the site immediately.

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