This page states the terms and conditions under which you may use the following websites and any of their subdomains: www.whichfranchise.co.za
The terms “You” and “User” as used herein to refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing this website for any reason. The term Website as used herein refers to and includes but is not limited to any of the following websites including any subdomains of these websites: www.whichfranchise.co.za
By accessing and using this Website you (the user of this Website) agree to be bound by the terms and conditions contained in these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use, you should not access or use this Website.
whichfranchise.co.za reserve the right to change and/or modify these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time. whichfranchise.co.za will do so by posting revised Terms and Conditions of Use on this Website. The date of the version of these Terms and Conditions of Use is stated at the top of the page. Please review the Terms and Conditions of Use periodically. Your continued use of this Website following the posting of changes or modifications to these Terms and Conditions of Use will mean you accept those changes. whichfranchise.co.za recommend that you print a copy of these Terms and Conditions of Use for your records and reference.
5. Copyright & Intellectual Property
Copyright in the materials on the Website as well as its layout, organisation and design belongs to whichfranchise.co.za and is protected by South African copyright laws, trade secret (for password protected areas) and trade mark law as well as by other national and international regulations relevant to the jurisdiction of both the Website and the User.
Material from this Website (“Materials”) may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of whichfranchise.co.za. Usage of any of these Materials without permission would be deemed a violation of copyright, trademark and other laws. Except as otherwise described, all Materials on this Website are made available only to provide information.
Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you by your use or download of Materials from this Website which remain with whichfrancise.co.za who own or have license to use all Materials on the Website. whichfranchise.co.za makes no representation that any Materials are appropriate or available for use in any location. If you use the Website you are responsible for compliance with applicable national and local laws and regulations.
6. Restrictions On Website Usage
The following are prohibited with respect to the Web Site: Accessing the Website by any means other than through the interface that is provided by WHICHFRANCHISE or attempting to access the using any automatic device such as a robot or spider, or any other manual or automated software to copy any part of the Website.
This clause further prohibits the user from taking any action that could result in an unreasonably large amount of data or load being placed on the Websites infrastructure. Additionally, any attempt to reverse engineer or attempts to interrogate the Website’s source code, other than where express permission has been granted by the website owner, or through applicable law, is strictly prohibited.
7. No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
You may not use the Website in any way that causes, or is likely to cause, the Website or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way. You understand that you, and not whichfranchise.co.za, are responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from your computer to whichfranchise.co.za and you must use the Website for lawful purposes only.
Without prejudice to the foregoing generality you must not use the Website for any of the following:-for fraudulent purposes, or in connection with a criminal offence or other unlawful activity; to send, whichfranchise.co.za or reuse any content or material that is illegal, offensive, abusive, indecent, defamatory, immoral, obscene or menacing; or in breach of copyright, trademark, confidence, privacy or any other right; or is otherwise injurious to third parties; or objectionable; or which consists of or contains software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any “spam” to cause annoyance, inconvenience or unnecessary anxiety.
All remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, data, questions or other information communicated to whichfranchise.co.za through the Website or through electronic mail (a “Submission”) shall belong to and be owned by whichfranchise.co.za who will not require to treat any Submission as confidential or proprietary and will not be liable to you or any third party for the use of any submission or any ideas resulting from it for its business (including without limitation, product or advertising ideas) and will not incur any liability to you or any third party as a result of any similarities that may appear in future whichfranchise.co.za Website or other operation.
Without limitation, whichfranchise.co.za will have exclusive ownership of all present and future existing rights to a Submission of any kind and nature everywhere. whichfranchise.co.za will be entitled to use a Submission for any commercial or other purpose whatsoever, without compensation to you or any third party. You acknowledge that you are responsible for whatever content or material you submit, and you, not whichfranchise.co.za, have full responsibility for its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright.
9. Limitation on Liability
By visiting the Website, you agree to the maximum extent permitted by law that, in no event shall whichfranchise.co.za or its shareholders, directors, officers, employees or agents whomsoever be liable for any loss or damages based on claims arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the Website, whether such loss, damages are direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential, and even if whichfranchise.co.za has been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages or ought to have known of the possibility of such damages.
10. Other Company’s Information and Sites
For your convenience, the Website may contain information about other companies and their business opportunities (“Other Company’s Information”) as well as links to other websites which are not operated or controlled by whichfranchise.co.za (“Other Sites”) that may be of interest to you. whichfranchise.co.za assumes no responsibility for the Other Company’s or for Other Sites, their business, goods, services or content (including content obtained through links on the Other Sites) and your use of “Other Company’s Information” or the Other Sites is at your own risk. whichfranchise.co.za reserves the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time.
The inclusion of any link to the Other Sites does not constitute or imply an endorsement, authorisation, sponsorship or affiliation by whichfranchise.co.za of the Other Sites, or any products or services contained on or provided by such Other Sites.
You acknowledge and agree that you are using the Website at your own risk and liability. whichfranchise.co.za does not guarantee that the operation of the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that any defects or errors in the Website or its content will be corrected, or that the Website will be free from virus or other harmful components. whichfranchise.co.za is not responsible or liable for the suitability, accuracy, validity or reliability of the Website for any purpose.