Terms and Conditions

Here's where we get all the boring legal stuff out the way.

Sit down and take some time to read these terms and conditions. By using this website and the services and information provided, you're agreeing to these terms and conditions. 


'Services' mean copywriting, content strategy, social media management, and all associated offerings. 

'The website' means 

'I' refers to the sole trader, Catherine Elizabeth McLean trading under Cat McLean Copy Studio.

Accuracy of content 

I have done my due diligence to ensure all information on this website is accurate. However, I can't guarantee nor do I accept any liability if any of the information on this website or any other websites I link to prove to be inaccurate, out-of-date, or incomplete 

This information on this website is general advice only. It does not take the place of professional advice tailored to you and your business' unique needs and objectives.

Any case studies, testimonials and results on this website are based on the work I've done with previous clients. You understand that they don't guarantee that anyone else will achieve the same results.  


By using this website, you accept and comply with these terms and conditions. You agree to use this website in compliance with all relevant local, state, national, and international laws, rules, and regulations. 

You will not use nor will you allow any third party to use the website for anything that is inappropriate, unlawful, defamatory, harassing, abusive, fraudulent, unseemly, or in any way that conflicts with these terms and conditions.

If you make any public comments on this website which are in any way inappropriate or conflict with the terms and conditions, I may remove or refuse to publish them. 

Indemnification for loss or damage

You agree to indemnify me from any liabilities or expenses arising from your use of this website or the services or information I provide. This includes any liability or expense arising from all claims, losses, damages (actual and consequential), lawsuits, judgements, litigation costs and solicitor fees of every kind and nature incurred by you or any third parties through you. 

Intellectual property and copyrights 

I hold the copyright to all content on this website, including all uploaded files, layout design, data, graphics, articles, file content, codes, news, tutorials, videos, reviews, blog posts, and databases contained on the website or in connection to my services. 

You must not use or replicate my material other than as permitted by law or upon my approval. You can request to use content, images, or other intellectual property by submitting a written request at the following email address:


The trademarks and logos contained on this website are trademarks of Catherine Elizabeth McLean, trading as Cat McLean: Copy Studio. 

Use of these trademarks is strictly prohibited except with my written consent. 

Links to external websites 

This website may contain external links that direct you to third party websites. These links are provided for your education, convenience, and inspiration but they do not imply that I endorse or approve of the linked website or any of its content or associated products of services.

I accept no liability for loss or damage arising out of or in connection to your use of these sites. 

You may link to my blog posts or website pages. However, you should not provide a link which suggests any association, approval or endorsement on my part in respect to your website, unless I have agreed in writing.

I may withdraw my consent to you linking to my site at any time, for any reason, through written notice to you. 

Limitation of Liability 

I take no responsibility for the accuracy of any of the content or statements contained on this website or in relation to my services. The statements I make are only general and you should use your own personal judgement to assess their accuracy. 

All of my services are provided without a warranty with the exception of any warranties provided by law. 

I am not liable for any damages whatsoever, incurred as a result of or relating to the use of the website or my services.

Information Collection

Any information you provide me or that I collect from your use of the website and/or my services is protected by my privacy policy as outlined in these terms and conditions. 


All personal information you give me will be handled with utmost confidentiality in accordance with my privacy policy as outlined in the terms and conditions.

However, due to circumstances outside of my control, I cannot guarantee that all aspects of your use of this website will be confidential due to the potential ability of third parties to intercept and access such information.


This website uses a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) certificate to process your payment. This means that your personal information is encrypted with a code, so that external parties cannot access your details.

Payment Terms

Forms of payment

Services are generally paid for with an invoice, sent directly to the client after a formal agreement has been signed. Digital products are available for immediate purchase. I accept all major credit cards. 

Refunds and change of mind

I do not offer any refunds for services or digital products for clients and customers who change their mind. I do not offer a partial refund for clients and customers who change their mind.

Consumer guarantees

I cannot guarantee the outcome of my services or the outcome from taking action on the knowledge presented on this website, or within my digital products. I make no guarantees other than that the services described shall be provided to my clients in accordance with the terms outlined in a formal agreements. If you choose to work with me, you acknowledge I can't guarantee any results such as sales made, subscriber acquisition, etc, and such outcomes are based on subjective factors not controlled by myself.

Governing Law 

These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia. Any disputes concerning this website are to be resolved by the courts having jurisdiction in Victoria. 

This business is located with Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. This business is bound by Australian Consumer Law. 


Either party (that you or me) have the right to commence litigation, but I'd prefer to sort it out outside of a court room with an impartial external mediator.

Litigation is to be considered a last resort and may not be commenced until, in the opinion of the independent mediator, the potential for negotiation and mediation have been exhausted. 

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