1.4. The Service is only available to persons over the age of 16 (sixteen) years old. If you are under 16, you will need parental guidance to make use of the Services. The Company may however, at its own accord, refuse to offer the Service to any person or entity and may also elect to change its eligibility criteria at any time.
3. Description of the Services
3.1. The Company makes various services available on this Website including, but not limited to, any and/or all content posted by other users, networking services, interactive services and other similar services. You are responsible for providing, at your own cost, all equipment necessary to make use of the Services, including a computer, modem, and Internet access (including payment of all fees associated with such access).
3.2. The Company reserves the sole right to either modify or discontinue the Website, including any of the Website’s features, at any time with or without notice to you. The Company will not be liable to you or any third party should it elect to exercise such right.
4.1. You may browse the Website and any content contained on the Website without registering. However, in order to make use of certain but as a condition to using certain aspects of the Service, you may be required to register with the Company and select a username and password. By registering, you agree that all information provided by yourself on the Website is true and accurate and that you will maintain and update this information as required by keeping it current, complete, and accurate.
4.3. You are solely responsible for any activity that occurs on your account and shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password. You may not user any person’s username and password unless you have been provided with permission by that person. You will immediately notify the Company in writing of any unauthorized use of your account, or other account related security breach of which you become aware of.
5. Any errors, interruptions and omissions in respect of the use of the Service
5.1. The Company intends to, at certain times, maintain the Website and as a result, there may be instances where there could be interruptions of the Service. In this regard, the Company shall not be liable for any damages and/or loss arising from any errors, interruptions and omissions that happen to occur through the use of the Website.
5.2. The Company shall do all that is reasonably possible to inform you of proposed maintenance on the Website by way of a notice thereon but there may be instances where it may be impracticable for the Company to do so.
5.3. The Company makes no warranty that (i) the Services will meet your requirements; (ii) the Services will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, or (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the Services will be effective, accurate or reliable.
5.4. The use of the Services or the downloading of any content through the Website is done at your own discretion and risk. You hereby agree that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from such activities.
6. Rules and Conduct
6.2. You agree that the Website will be used lawfully and in a way that does not infringe the rights or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the Website by any third party.
6.5. You must not under any circumstances seek to undermine the security of the Website or any information submitted to or available through it. If you violate any of the systems or network security of the Website, you may incur criminal or civil liability.
7. Third party websites
7.1. The Service may permit you to link to third party websites or resources on the internet, and the third party websites or resources may contain links to the Website. When you access third-party websites, you do so at your own risk. Third party websites are not under the Company’s control, and you acknowledge that the Company is not responsible or liable for the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such websites or resources. The inclusion of any such link does not imply endorsement by the Company or any association with its operators.
7.2. You further acknowledge and agree that the Company shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such third party website or resource.
8. Content and License
8.1. Content available through the Website represents the opinions and judgments of the Website user and/or any other person or entity not connected with the Company. The Company does not endorse and shall not be held responsible for the accuracy or reliability of, any opinion, advice, or statement made by anyone other than an authorized spokesperson of the Company speaking in his/her official capacity.
8.2. All materials on the Website are owned by and subject to the copyright of the Company, its affiliates or third parties.
8.3. No part of the Website, including information, images, photos, logos, names or icons may be copied, republished, posted, or reproduced in any form whatsoever without the prior written permission of the copyright holder. You are, however, permitted to access, copy and reproduce materials for your personal non-commercial use only.
8.4. You retain copyright and any other rights you already hold in content which you submit, post or display on or through the Website. By submitting, posting or displaying the content, you give the Company a continuous, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive licence to reproduce, adapt, modify, publicly display and distribute any content which you submit to the Website, unless otherwise agreed in writing between you and the Company.
8.5. You shall not sell, license, rent, or otherwise use or exploit any Content for commercial use or in any way that violates any third party right.
9. Limitations of Liability
9.1. The Company and/or its affiliates shall not be liable to you or any third party for any special, punitive, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not the Company has been advised of the possibility of such damages, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website or of any website referenced or linked to from the Website.
10.1. You agree to indemnify and hold the Company and/or affiliates harmless from all liabilities, claims, and expenses, including attorney’s fees, which arise from your use or misuse of the Website.
11. International Use
11.1. Although the Website may be accessible worldwide, the Company makes no representation that any content or material on the Website is appropriate or available for use anywhere outside the Republic of South Africa, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited.
11.2. If you elect to access the Website from a location outside the Republic of South Africa, you do so at your own initiative and you are therefore responsible for compliance with the relevant local laws.
12.1. The Company may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time for any reason without notice, and may change, suspend or discontinue all or any part of its online services at any time without notice.
12.2. Upon termination or suspension, regardless of the reasons therefore, your right to use the Services available on the Website immediately ceases, and you acknowledge and agree that the Company may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Website. The Company shall not be liable to you or any third party for any claims or damages arising out of any termination or suspension or any other actions taken pursuant to such termination or suspension.
14. Governing Law
15. Dispute Resolution
16. Entire Agreement