General terms and conditions for the use of our website

The products and services offered by or through our website are made available subject to the following terms and conditions. By using our website, you agree to be bound by, and to comply with, these terms and conditions and any further terms and conditions that we may prescribe from time to time. We reserve the right to make changes to this website and these disclaimers, terms, and conditions at any time.


Copyright

All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, databases and software, is our property and protected by South African and international copyright laws. Furthermore, the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this website is our exclusive property and protected by South African and international copyright laws.

Without derogating from the above, we authorise you to view, copy, download to a local drive, print and distribute the content of this website, or parts thereof, provided that:

  1. Such content is used for information purposes only;
  2. Such content is used for non-commercial purposes. You are expressly prohibited from incorporating any of the material from this website in any other work, publication or website of your own or belonging to another;
  3. Any reproduction of material from this website or portion thereof must include this notice in its entirety.


Liability disclaimer

The information, content, services, products and materials published on this website, including without limitation, text, graphics and links are provided on an "as is" basis. We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this website or the accuracy, correctness or completeness of the information, contents, materials, or products included on this website.

Without limiting the generality of the aforegoing we do not warrant that this website will be error free, or will meet any particular criteria of accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, performance or quality. Whilst reasonable measures were taken to ensure the integrity of this website and its contents, no warranty, whether express or implied, is given that any files, downloads or applications available via this website are free of viruses, Trojans, bombs, time-locks or any other date or code which has the ability to corrupt or affect the operation of your system.


Limitation of liability

In no event shall we be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of this website. Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages resulting from the inability to use this website, the operational failure of this website, or for any information, data, products, and services obtained through this website, or otherwise arising out of the use of this website, whether based on contract, delict, strict liability or otherwise, even if we have been advised of the possibility of damages.


Professional information

Although reasonable steps have been taken to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the contents, data and information on this website, there may be instances where such information proves inaccurate or incomplete. Before placing any reliance on the data and information provided on this website please consult us directly or approach your own professional legal advisors. You should take all reasonable steps to ensure and verify the accuracy of the contents, data and information obtained from this website.

Without limiting the generality of the aforegoing, this website could include technical, typographical or other inaccuracies and you are urged to contact your own professional legal advisors to confirm all information contained on this web site prior to placing reliance thereon. Changes are periodically made to the information herein and these changes will be incorporated in new versions of this website.


Applicable law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa without giving effect to the principles of conflicts of laws. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court of the Republic of South Africa (WPD Division) in respect of any disputes arising in connection with this website.


Privacy policy

We are dedicated to maintain the privacy of online visitors and users. On this website we do not collect personally identifiable information from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly.

Any information collected is used solely by us for internal purposes. We will never sell any information to third parties, and we will not share personally identifiable information with third parties unless the person who has submitted the information has authorised us to do so, or if we are required to do so by law.


Violation and waiver

Should you violate these terms and conditions or any of our other rights, we reserve the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you. If we should fail to enforce any right or provision in these terms and conditions, you agree that this failure does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or of any other rights or provisions in these terms and conditions.

If a court should find that one or more rights or provisions set out in these terms and conditions are invalid, you agree that the remainder of the terms and conditions shall be enforceable and that, to the extent permitted by law, the court shall give effect to the parties' intentions, as reflected in any such right or provision that has been declared invalid or unenforceable.