Acceptable Use Policy
Terms of website use
Information about us
Our site www.tierboskloof.com is a website operated by Tierboskloof Nature Estate, with offices located at Tierboskloof Nature Estate, PO Box 26807, Hout Bay, 7872, South Africa. (“we” or “us” or “our”).
Accessing our site
Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the services we provide on our site (the “services”) without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or the entirety of our site to users.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
Intellectual property rights
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights on our site, and in the material published on it including all text, graphics, photographs, audio, video, logos, artwork, data, computer code and other materials contained or displayed on our site (“content”), as well as the look and feel and the design of our site and the organisation of the content on our site. Your use of our site does not grant you ownership of any content on our site. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
Subject to these terms and conditions, you may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any content you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content and/or materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms and conditions, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
Reliance on information posted
Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
Our site changes regularly
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update such material.
The content displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies, affiliates and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, ordinance, common law or the law of equity, either express or implied, including, without limitation, any warranty for information, data, data processing services, uptime or uninterrupted access, any warranties concerning the availability, accuracy, usefulness, or content of information, and any warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, and we hereby disclaim any and all such warranties, express and implied.
Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
- Loss of income or revenue;
- Loss of business;
- Loss of profits or contracts;
- Loss of anticipated savings;
- Loss of data;
- Loss of goodwill;
- Wasted management or office time; and
For any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
Our site, including, without limitation, all services, content, functions and materials, is provided “as is” and “as available”, without warranty of any kind, we do not warrant that our site or the services, content, functions or materials contained therein will be timely, secure, uninterrupted or error free, or that defects will be corrected. We make no warranty that our site will meet users’ requirements. No advice, results or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through our site shall create any warranty not expressly made herein. We also assume no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing on our site or your downloading of any content or other materials from our site. If you are dissatisfied with our site, your sole remedy is to discontinue using our site.
Without limitation of the above in this section, and except for any product warranty offered by us or as otherwise specifically set forth in a sale agreement separately entered into in writing between you and us, we disclaim all express or implied warranties or representations regarding any products or services ordered or provided via our site, and hereby disclaim, and you hereby waive, any and all warranties and representations made in product or services literature, frequently asked questions documents and otherwise on our site or in correspondence with us or our agents. Any products and services ordered or provided via our site are provided “as is” except as expressly otherwise stated herein.
In no event shall the total aggregate liability of us or our affiliates to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract or tort, including, but not limited to, negligence or otherwise) arising from these terms and conditions or your use of our site or any product ordered via our site exceed, in the aggregate, the amount, if any, paid by you to us for your use of our site or purchase of products via our site.
Information about you and your visits to our site
Viruses, hacking and other offences
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other content which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
You shall not: (i) engage in spidering, “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” harvesting of e-mail addresses, wireless addresses or other contact or personal information, or any other automatic means of accessing, logging-in or registering on our site or for any services or features offered on or through our site, or obtaining lists of users or obtaining or accessing other information or features on, from or through our site or the services offered on or through our site, including, without limitation, any information residing on any server or database connected to our site or any services offered on or through our site; (ii) obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorised access to computer systems, materials, information or any services made available on or through our site through any means; (iii) use our site or the services made available on or through our site in any manner with the intent to interrupt, damage, disable, overburden, or impair our site or such services, including, without limitation, sending mass unsolicited messages or “flooding” servers with requests; (iv) use our site or our site’s services or features in violation of our or any third party’s intellectual property or other proprietary or legal rights; or (v) use our site or our site’s services in violation of any applicable law. You further agree that you may not attempt (or encourage or support anyone else’s attempt) to circumvent, reverse engineer, decrypt, or otherwise alter or interfere with our site and/or the content, or make unauthorised use thereof. You agree that you will not use our site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair our site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of our site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made publicly available or provided for through our site.
In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
Linking to our site
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.