Please read the following Website Legal Notice carefully as it contains the terms owned by angelmansydromeafrica.com CC (“ASA”) as well as other important legal notices applicable to the end user accessing the Website (“User”) or (“You”).
WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. The User’s (Your) usage of the online information services contained on the Website constitutes Your acceptance of the Terms and Conditions of Usage contained below and Your arising obligations towards ASA. ASA may amend these Terms and Conditions of Usage at any time by posting the amended terms and conditions on the Website. All amended terms shall automatically become effective immediately after they are posted on the Website and any subsequent use of the site shall be governed by such amended terms. This agreement was last revised on 13 February 2020. You are advised to regularly check these terms and conditions for any amendments or updates.
1.1 LIMITED LIABILITY OF ASA
ASA reserves the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Website, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use. Notwithstanding the effort placed on maintaining the availability and accessibility of the Website. ASA takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for the Website being temporarily unavailable or inaccessible. The User understands that usage of the Website is at the sole discretion and risk of the User. The user assumes full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from the use thereof.
1.2 NO WARRANTY
The information contained on the Website is provided by ASA and/or its partners, suppliers or agents without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including (but not limited to) any implied warranties of reliability, fitness for any particular purpose, timeliness, sequence, completeness, non-infringement of third party rights and/or freedom from errors or inaccuracies. ASA expressly disclaims all implied warranties, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, title, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
1.3 INDEMNIFICATION OF ASA
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold ASA, its officers, directors, employees, agents, harmless from and against any claims, damages, actions and liabilities including without limitation, your loss of profits, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages arising out of the use of or inability to use the Website or the software supporting/enabling the Website and reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from Your use of this Website or the software supporting/enabling the Website.
The information on angelmansyndromeafrica.com is for educational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. If you are experiencing symptoms or need health advice, please consult a healthcare professional.
1.5 LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
The user’s use of this website and the information contained therein is entirely at the user’s own risk and the user assume full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from the use thereof. Neither ASA, its affiliates, or their shareholders, agents, consultants or employees will be liable for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, whether in an action arising out of contract, statute, delict or otherwise, relating to the use of, or inability to use, this website or the information contained therein.
While all reasonable steps have been taken to ensure the accuracy and safety of the ASA website, the use of the products or services advertised on this website are used at the user’s own risk. The user accepts full responsibility and risk of any injury, damage, or loss resulting from the use thereof. ASA will not be liable for any personal or physical damage or loss, howsoever caused, whether directly or indirectly, resulting from the use of the ASA website.
1.6 UNAUTHORISED USE OF WEBSITE
The User is permitted to use the Website for lawful purposes only. Unauthorised use of this Website may give rise to ASA instituting a claim for damages against You and/or You may be found guilty of a statutory and/or criminal offence and/or be liable for civil damages.
1.7 APPLICABLE LAW
This Website is created, maintained and controlled in South Africa and as such, the laws of the South Africa and the jurisdiction of the South African Court govern this user agreement and the use or inability to use this site.
If any provision of this Website Legal Notice is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of the Website Legal Notice, which shall remain in full force and effect.
2. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
2.1. Intellectual Property Rights includes content, designs, trademarks, (all names, marks, brands, logos, designs, trade dress, slogans used on/in connection with the website) and trade secrets that is the intellectual property of ASA and/or various third parties subject to the intellectual property/other laws of South Africa and as applicable foreign laws, international conventions and treaties. No license to ASA intellectual property or the intellectual property of third parties has been granted to You unless otherwise indicated. You may retrieve, store, cite or refer to or print Content from any of our websites for non-commercial, private or personal use only as provided for under South Africa Copyright law.
2.2 Without limitation to the prohibitions placed on the User by contract or law You expressly agree not to embark/infringe on the following:
2.2.1 The trade marks which belong to ASA may not be may not be used, copied or reproduced in any way without written consent from ASA;
2.2.2 Modify the Website content for the purposes of reposting to other websites;
2.2.3 Copy, store, or otherwise incorporate Website content or intellectual property into any other website, electronic retrieval system, publication or other work.
3.1. Handling of personal Information: In the event that You elect to submit personal information, such information shall be handled in accordance with the laws pertaining to the handling of personal information in South Africa. Your personal information shall not be unlawfully distributed, disclosed and/or commercially exploited in the absence of your prior approval.
3.2 ASA endeavours to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information and to maintain confidentiality. However, the same cannot be guaranteed and any information you transmit to us online, or via the Website, is done so at your own risk.
3.3 To comply with the law or with legal process;
3.4 Protect ASA against misuse or unauthorised use of the Web site; and/ or
3.5 Protect other Website Users or third parties affected negatively by Your use of the Website