Terms

1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

SA Internet News Group cc provides this service to you subjected to the following Terms of Service (TOS), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you. You can review the most current version of the TOS at this website. In addition, when using our service, you shall be subjected to any applicable guidelines or rules as may be posted from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the TOS.

2. DESCRIPTION OF OUR SERVICE

Our Service provides a simple and cheap method for businesses to promote their businesses. Business owners and their personnel may use our websites to add articles, information, news and other content about their business and related industry in order to promote their business online.

3. FURTHER SERVICE UNDERSTANDINGS

Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augments or enhances the service, shall be subject to the TOS. By making use of the service you admit that you understand and agree that the service is provided AS IS and that we assume no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications, content or personalization settings.

4. YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS

In consideration of your use of the service, you agree to:

(a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the registration form and

(b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or should we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and to refuse any and all current or future use of the service (or any portion thereof).

5. MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY

You will create a password and account during the registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account and of any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.

6. MEMBER CONDUCT

In using our service, you understand that you are liable for all information, in whatever form, (content) you make available to the website visitors.

You agree not to use the service to:

a. upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any information that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of anothers privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

b. harm minors in any way;

c. Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a SA Internet News Group cc official or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

d. forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any information transmitted through the service;

e. upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any information that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);

f. upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any information that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights (Rights) of any party;

g. upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of solicitation;

h. upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

i. interfere with or disrupt the service or servers or networks connected to the service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the service;

j. intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law.

7. PRE-SCREENING OF CONTENT

You acknowledge that Our Service does not actively pre-screen any content provided by yourself in coordination with the service, but that our designees and ourselves shall have the right in their sole discretion to do so.

You acknowledge and agree that we may preserve information and may also disclose information if required to do so by law or in the good faith or belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to:

(a) comply with legal process;

(b) enforce the TOS;

(c) respond to claims that any information violates the rights of third-parties; or

(d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of our service, its users and/or the public.

You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the service, including your content and information, may involve

(a) transmissions over various networks; and

(b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

8. INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold SA Internet News Group cc, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys fees, made by any third party due to, or arising out of, content you submit, post, transmit or make available through the services, your use of the services, your connection to the services, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another.

9. MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE

We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. We will not be responsible to you for refund, in whole or part, of service fees for any reason. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the service.

10. TERMINATION

You agree that we, in our sole discretion, may terminate your password, account (or any part thereof) or use of the service, and remove and discard any content within the service, for any reason or should we believe that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the TOS. We may also, in our sole discretion and at any time, discontinue providing the service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the service under any provision of this TOS may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that we 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 service. Further, you agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any termination of your access to the service.

11. LINKS

We may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other Web Sites or resources. Because we have no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on, or available from, such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused, or alleged to have been caused, by or in connection with use of, or reliance on, any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

12. SA INTERNET NEWS GROUP PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

You acknowledge and agree that the website and any necessary software used in connection with the service (Software) contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. You further acknowledge and agree that information presented to you through the service is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by ourselves, you agree not to modify, distribute or create derivative works based on the service or the Software, in whole or in part. We grant you a personal, non-transferable and non-exclusive right and license to use the website provided you do not (and do not allow any third party to) copy, modify or create a derivative work or reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise attempt to discover any source code or otherwise transfer any rights to a third party. You agree not to access the services by any means other than through the interface that is provided by the websites for use in accessing the service.

13. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

a. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN AS IS AND AS AVAILABLE BASIS. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

b. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND (v) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.

c. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS ACQUIRED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.

d. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US, OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TOS.

14. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN SHOULD WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED, OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, OR ALTERATION OF, YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.

15. NOTICE

Notices to you may be made via email or other electronic medium. We may also provide notices of changes to the TOS or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you generally on the websites.

16. TRADEMARK INFORMATION

Our service, trademarks and service marks, and other SA Internet News Group cc logos and product and service names are owned by and /or trademarks of SA Internet News Group cc.

17. GENERAL INFORMATION

A. Entire Agreement. The TOS constitutes the entire agreement between you and SA Internet News Group cc and governs your use of the service, superseding any prior agreements between youself and SA Internet News Group cc. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate services, third-party Information or third-party software.

B. Choice of Law. The TOS and the provision of service to you are governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa as such laws are applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within South Africa by South African residents.

C. Invalid Provisions. The failure of SA Internet News Group cc to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the TOS is found by an arbitrator or court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the arbitrator or court should endeavour to give effect to the parties intentions as reflected in the provision, and that the other provisions of the TOS shall remain in full force and effect.

Featured author