Website Terms and Conditions
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This document was last updated on Tuesday, 1 February 2022
Our websites are intended to provide general information regarding Hanani and its products and services and is not intended to, nor does it constitute, investment or other professional advice. Before making any decision or taking any action that might affect you personally, financially or your business, you should consult your professional advisors.
Restrictions on use
You may print a single copy of the material contained in our websites for you own non-commercial use. The reproduction, redistribution, alteration and transmission of any material or information contained in our websites is strictly prohibited. You must not use the material for commercial purposes without first obtaining the express written authority of Hanani . You may not remove any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right notice contained in the material. You may not use the material from our websites in any manner or for any purpose which is unlawful or in any manner which violates any rights of Hanani. To the extent allowed by law, you hereby indemnify Hanani against any and all claims arising from the use by third parties of any material from our websites that you will have accessed as a result of your reproduction, redistribution, alteration or transmission of that material in contravention of these Terms and Conditions. Under the above wording, you indemnify Hanani against certain claims, and this places various risks, liabilities, obligations and legal responsibilities on you.
Registration and cancellation
Operation of our websites
Hanani reserves the right to suspend or terminate any operation of our websites at any time for the purposes of support and maintenance or to update the information contained on our websites. Hanani is not obliged to give any notice of such termination or suspension.
Hanani endeavours to ensure the accuracy and reliability on our websites and the content, materials and products included and available on our websites, but because of the possibility of human and mechanical error as well as other factors, to the extent allowed by law, Hanani does not, whether expressly, tacitly or implicitly, represent, warrant or in any other way guarantee the availability, truth, accuracy, completeness or reliability of such information or that it is always up to date or that your access to our websites will be uninterrupted or error-free. Hanani does not, in publishing adverts or materials on our websites, endorse any products, advice or services contained in these adverts, advice or product. To the extent allowed by law, you must be satisfied that you may lawfully access our websites, read the pages and/or act upon the material contained in the pages, and Hanani accepts no responsibility for your unauthorised access or actions in respect of these matters. The above wording will limit and excludes obligations, liabilities and legal responsibilities of Hanani, and also limits and excludes your rights and remedies and places various risks, liabilities, obligations and legal responsibilities on you.
Linking to and from our websites
Copyright and trademarks
The works of authorship contained in our websites, including, but not limited to, all designs, trademarks, logos, data, text and images, whether registered or unregistered, are the intellectual property of Hanani, its affiliates or third parties who have supplied information to Hanani and are protected by South African and international intellectual property laws and conventions. Hanani reserves the right to take legal action in respect of any reproduction, copying, distribution, framing, uploading to a third party, publication, adaptation, broadcast, public performance or other use or communication to the public of the information contained on our websites without the prior written consent of Hanani. You are not permitted to use any of the trademarks displayed on our websites without the prior written consent of Hanani or the third party that owns the trademark.
Comments and feedback
If you have any questions or comments about our websites and would like to contact Hanani, please click here. Hanani values your views, comments, ideas, suggestions and feedback disclosed, submitted or offered by you on, by, or in connection with, your use of our websites or any discussion forums on our websites (“Submissions”), but Hanani shall not be obliged to respond to, maintain or compensate you in any way whatsoever for your Submissions. By disclosing, submitting or offering, your Submissions on our websites, you agree to and hereby do grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, Hanani a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, unrestricted, royalty-free, fully paid-up, transferable license, with the right to sub-license, to use, copy, publicly perform, digitally perform, publicly display and distribute such Submissions, and to sell, modify, create derivative works from and/or to incorporate such Submissions into other works in any form, medium or technology, whether not known or hereafter developed, in each case, without compensation to you. When disclosing, submitting, offering or posting Submissions to our websites, you agree to do so in a responsible and ethical manner, having regard to the following guidelines (“Submission Guidelines”): – You are solely responsible for any Submission and other material that you submit to, publish or display on, our websites and the views expressed therein are your individual views and do not reflect the views of Hanani; You may not provide any Submission that falsely expresses or implies that such Submission or material is sponsored or endorsed by Hanani; You may not post any Submission that infringes, misappropriates or violates the intellectual property, publicity, privacy or other rights of any party or that is subject to any restrictions, or impose any obligations, on the use or further distribution thereof; You further agree that you will not post Submissions that are
- abusive, harassing, stalking, threatening or attacking others;
- defamatory, offensive, obscene, vulgar or depicting violence;
- hateful language targeting race/ethnicity, religion, gender, nationality or political beliefs;
- fraudulent, deceptive, misleading or unlawful;
- trolling (posting of inflammatory or off-topic messages with the primary intent of provoking an emotional response) or otherwise deliberate disrupting normal on-topic;
- spamming in nature;
- upload files that contain viruses or programs that could damage the operation of other people’s computers;
- commercial solicitation or solicitation of donations;
- link baiting (embedding a link in your post to draw traffic to your own site).
Hanani may at any time, without prior notice and its sole discretion, remove any Submission, block any access to our websites or take any other appropriate action against any person who violates the Terms and Conditions in general and the Submission Guidelines in particular. To the extent allowed by law, you hereby indemnify Hanani against any and all claims arising from your Submission. The above wording will limit and excludes obligations, liabilities and legal responsibilities of Hanani, and also you indemnify Hanani against certain claims and limit and exclude your rights and remedies and this places various risks, liabilities, obligations and legal responsibilities on you.
Our websites are created, hosted, maintained and controlled in the Republic of South Africa and as such you agree that the laws of the Republic of South Africa and the jurisdiction of the South African courts govern these Terms and Conditions, any disclaimers, copyright and use statements contained in our websites, and any legal matter resulting from the use or inability to use our websites, without giving effect to any principle of conflict of laws. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Hanani may seek recourse in any jurisdiction worldwide in order to restrain the unlawful use of any of the material contained in our websites.
Changes to these Terms and Conditions and our websites
To the extent allowed by law, Hanani may update these Terms and Conditions from time to time and you are responsible for periodically reviewing the most current version on our websites. To the extent allowed by law, your continued use of our websites will be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the updated Terms and Conditions. Hanani reserves the right to change or delete any information, features or contents of the pages of our websites at any time and without notice. Notwithstanding the provisions of this section headed “Change to these Terms and Conditions and our websites”, to the extent that any such change or deletion relates to any information, features or contents for which you have paid or are required to pay any consideration, Hanani will use its reasonable endeavours to exercise this right on notice to you.
Consumer Protection Act
If these Terms and Conditions and/or any goods and/or services provided under these Terms and Conditions are regulated by the Consumer Protection Act No 68 of 2008, as amended, replaced or re-enacted from time to time (“Consumer Protection Act”), it is not intended that any provision of these Terms and Conditions contravenes any provision of the Consumer Protection Act and therefore all provisions of these Terms and Conditions must be treated as being qualified, if necessary, to ensure that the provisions of the Consumer Protection Act are complied with. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions does or purports to limit or exempt Hanani from liability for any loss directly or indirectly attributable to the gross negligence of Hanani or any person acting for or controlled by Hanani where the law does not allow this and this clause also does not require you to assume the risk or liability for this kind of loss where the law does not allow this.