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The use of this website and its products are subject to the following terms and conditions:
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By agreeing to these terms and conditions you absolve individually and jointly all parties directly or indirectly involved in, or responsible for, the development, marketing and/or provision of the services made available to you via this website (“the Service Providers”), including (but not limited to) the Service Providers themselves and the owners, officers, employees, associates and representatives of the Service Providers and the owners, licensees and/or holders of any of the Intellectual Property, which is defined below), (who are collectively referred to as “the Service Group”), of any liability to you and/or your representatives (whether jointly or individually) from any cause whatsoever, whether such liability is strictly imposed, arises as a result of a breach of contract and/or the contravention of any statutory provision on the Service Group's part, or is due to the negligent, grossly negligent or reckless conduct of the Service Group and/or of any other person for which any member or part of the Service Group may be held vicariously liable.
You hereby indemnify and hold the Service Group harmless against any claims instituted against any member of the Service Group by any other person(s) making use of the services and/or document(s) made available to you via this website.
Accordingly, any use of the information, services and/or documents made available by means of this website (or any of the pages therein contained) is entirely at your own risk and it is your sole responsibility to evaluate the currency, accuracy, completeness and suitability of all such information and/or documents prior to using or relying on the same.
No Warranties
The Service Group seeks to ensure that the information and documents published on this website are up to date and accurate. However, owing to continuing developments in the law and the unknown nature of the circumstances in which the documents and services provided by the Service Group will be utilised, the Service Group makes no warranties and/or guarantees that any of the information or documents contained on, or accessed via this website, is accurate, current or appropriate for the purposes for which it has been purchased.
The information and documents provided on this website should not in any manner whatsoever be regarded, or relied upon, as the provision of legal, financial, business, professional or any other form of advice, and are not intended to be used as a substitute for specific legal, financial, business or professional advice. Many factors may affect the applicability of any statement, comment, document or other information available on this website. If you are in any doubt whatsoever about the suitability or accuracy of any information or document provided by this website, you should not rely upon such information or document without first consulting a lawyer or professional advisor with respect to your specific situation.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure the secure and problem-free operation of this website, the Service Group does not guarantee uninterrupted or error-free use of the website, or the security of any information provided by you in the course of your use of the website.
Intellectual property and limited license
The Service Group is the sole and exclusive owner and/or licensee of all right, title and interest in and to the intellectual property rights inherent to, used by, or contained in, this website (including but not limited to trademarks, copyrights, patents, trade names, website “look-and-feel” and trade secrets), as well as all proprietary information and services listed on (and/or accessed via) this website, including but not limited to information relating to the contents of legal documents, and the underlying HTML code, XML code, text, graphics, video clips, content, selection and organization of all of the information available on every page of this website, its servers and or its underlying databases (“the Intellectual Property”).
You may not sub-license, resell, republish (including internet posting, electronic mailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network, or in a printed form to third parties), reproduce, disseminate, commercially exploit, reverse-engineer, adapt or circulate any of the Intellectual Property without the prior written consent of the Service Group.
All forms and documents available through this website are solely for the use of the individual person purchasing the items and such use is authorized solely for the purposes of recording one specific project, relationship or transaction. You may not re-use any document you obtained through this website for any additional matters or transactions which are not the subject of the original use of the document. Save as aforesaid, the purchase and use of any document does not confer upon the purchaser the right to make use of any of the Intellectual Property.
Security & Use of Information
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. The Service Group has no control over the security measures adopted by its users in respect of their own computers or environments and the Service Group therefore accepts no responsibility for, or liability of whatsoever nature in respect of, any security breach or misuse of information occasioned by users' failure to install adequate security measures.
The Service Group shall take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information of users. For the purpose of this clause, "personal information" shall be defined as detailed in the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2 of 2000 (PAIA). The PAIA may be downloaded from: http://www.polity.org.za/attachment.php?aa_id=3569
All confidential information is encrypted and is transmitted via a secure server. The Service Group reserves the right to use the information collected through this website for its own internal customer and business analysis but undertakes that it will not knowingly disclose such information to third parties without the user's prior consent or unless compelled by law to do so.
The use of the website & the description of its services
The Service Group offers a service falling within the ambit of the publishing industry which markets and sells legal support products for use exclusively within the Republic of South Africa.
The information and documents on this website are provided to you solely for your personal and legitimate use in accordance with the terms and conditions set out herein. The legal documents made available on this website are drafted with reference to South African law and are for use in the Republic of South Africa.
You may not use this website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any server used by the Service Group , or the network(s) connected to any server used by the Service Group , or interfere with any other party's use of the website.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any products, services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any server used by the Service Group through hacking, password mining or any other unauthorised means.
You may not use this website in any manner for the purposes of conducting any business that is in competition with the businesses of the Service Group.
Without limiting any of L the Service Group’s rights and remedies, the Service Group may deny you access to all or part of this website without notice if you engage in any conduct or activities that the Service Group believes (in their sole and absolute discretion) are contrary the import and intent of these terms of use.
This website is provided as a general service over the internet and should not be construed as specific legal advice for any specific factual situation. The service offered by the website is a publishing service. The Service Group is not your lawyer or financial advisor and is not in the business of practicing law or acting as a financial advisor. The legal and financial documents provided by this website are intended as forms generated by the user for use in common and standard situations. Each person's situation is, however, unique. If you feel that your particular needs require more specificity than that provided by this website, you should consult an attorney in your area.
Delivery and refunds policy
Subject to receipt of payment, requests will be processed on the same day as payment is received (usually within five minutes of confirmation of payment) and the product purchased by you will be delivered by means of a secure internet download to your computer on the same day and at your request. Delivery is confirmed by way of the unique document identification number generated by our system and the issue of a tax invoice recording the details of your purchase. The purchase price of each product is all-inclusive and no additional charges are levied for delivery.
In the unlikely event of non-delivery of the document purchased, you will be refunded any amount paid by you within 30 days of the date of payment. If the contract delivered to you contains any errors caused by our website, we will fix the problem immediately or refund you your money in full within 30 days of the date of purchase. Requests for refunds should be made by using our “Contact Us” page and should include details of your concern. Such requests should be made within 3 days of purchase.
Payment options accepted
Payment may be made via Visa, MasterCard, Diners or American Express credit cards or by bank transfer into the Service Group’s bank account, the details of which will be provided on request.
Credit card acquiring and security
Credit card transactions will be acquired for the Service Group via PayGate (Pty) Ltd who are the approved payment gateway for Standard Bank of South Africa. PayGate uses the strictest form of encryption, namely Secure Socket Layer 3 (SSL3) and no credit card details are stored on the website. Users may go to www.paygate.co.za to view their security certificate and security policy.
Customer details separate from card details
Customer details will be stored by the Service Group separately from card details which are entered by the client on PayGate’s secure site. For more detail on PayGate refer to www.paygate.co.za.
Merchant Outlet country and transaction currency
The merchant outlet country at the time of presenting payment options to the cardholder is South Africa. Transaction Currency is South African Rand (ZAR).
General terms
The use of this website, these terms and conditions and the agreement arising therefrom (“this agreement”) shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with South African law. Regardless of where you access this website from, you agree to comply with all applicable laws of the Republic of South Africa (including those regarding the export of data) and with all other laws, rules and regulations that may be applicable to the use of this website.
You hereby consent and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court of South Africa, Western Cape Division, in respect of all legal proceedings instituted by either party against the other relating in any manner to your use of this website. If in the course of any such legal proceedings a costs order is granted in favour of the Service Group, you hereby agree that such legal costs shall be payable by you on an attorney and own client scale.
This agreement constitutes the whole agreement between the parties in relation to the subject matter hereof and no party shall be bound by any representations, warranties, undertakings or the like not recorded herein.
The Service Group may, in its sole discretion, add to, change or novate this agreement or any part thereof at any time without notice.
No failure to enforce, or delayed or partial enforcement of, a right by the Service Group shall prejudice or derogate from their rights under this agreement, nor shall it constitute a waiver or novation of their rights under this agreement and it shall not estop or otherwise prevent any member of the Service Group from enforcing at any time all its rights arising out of this agreement.
Should any party allege that any of the provisions of this agreement are illegal and/or contrary to public policy, the onus of proving the allegation shall rest on such party.
The Service Group shall be entitled without notice to you to cede or encumber any of its rights and to delegate any of its obligations under this agreement to any person(s) and you hereby consent to such cession and delegation
The use of this website and its products or services shall at all times be subject to the terms and conditions set out above.

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