Terms and Conditions of Use.
Please Read These Terms Carefully Before Using This Site.
This Website is operated by Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd under the domain name www.banyan.co.za (“the Website”). The Website is operated on behalf of Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd and its related corporate bodies. Except for this paragraph, a reference to Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd in this notice includes any related bodies corporate.
You acknowledge that access to some parts of the Website may be provided subject to the acceptance of additional requirements or restrictions to those set out in the Terms. In the event of an inconsistency between these Terms and any additional requirements, the additional requirements will prevail to the extent of the inconsistency.
The Terms are subject to change at any time without notice and are effective as soon as posted to the Website. Your continued use of the Website constitutes acceptance of any modification to the Terms.
Use of content on the Website
Except where explicitly stated otherwise, the Website is provided for informational purposes only about Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd services. You should always obtain specific advice before deciding on the suitability of any product or service.
Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to make any changes at any time and without notice to the Website or parts of it.
Unless explicitly stated, no part of this Website forms part of the terms and conditions under which a particular product or service is provided and is not an offer to enter into a legally binding contract.
Accessing the Website
Unless explicitly stated otherwise, Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to view and download a single copy of the content on the Website for your personal, non-commercial use.
You agree not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of the site in any way.
You agree not to deal with any content on the Website or sourced from it except as explicitly permitted under the Terms, as may be reasonably required to give effect to the Terms, or under any additional licenses or agreements you may enter into with Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd from time to time.
Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd may, at any time and without notice or liability, suspend or discontinue access to the Website or any part of it and terminate any rights provided to access it.
You agree to destroy any copy of content sourced from the Website in the event of such termination.
The content on the Website may contain inaccuracies or errors. Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the content of the Website.
You acknowledge that any reliance on any content on the Website is at your sole risk and Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd accepts no responsibility for any party’s use of or reliance on the content or any part.
In no event shall Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd be liable to any party for any loss or damages incurred in connection with the use of the Website or any content on the Website.
You agree to indemnify Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd from any claim for loss or damages suffered by Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd in connection with your use of the Website or your breach of the Terms.
Third Party Sites
Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd may, as a convenience to you, provide links from the Website to other sites. This does not constitute an endorsement or any warranty as to the content of any linked sites.
You agree that if you visit these sites, you do so at your sole risk.
External Links to the Site
You must obtain prior written approval from Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd before linking to the Website except where:
Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd reserves the right to revoke this consent to link at any time in its sole discretion.
Information Provided By You
You warrant that any information or know-how you submit via the Website will not be proprietary, confidential, nor violate the intellectual property rights of any party. You further agree that Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd may use or deal with any information or know-how received via the Website without charge or restriction.
You warrant that you shall not, provide any information or materials to Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd that are defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, or otherwise unlawful.
The laws of South Africa shall govern the interpretation of the Terms, without giving effect to the conflict of laws provisions, and all parties submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of this Republic.
If any part of the Terms is found to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed without affecting the remainder.
Copyright and trademark information
Copyright in this Website, unless explicitly stated otherwise, is owned by Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd. No part of this Website confers any transfer of title in any intellectual property rights.
Banyan Holdings (Pty) Ltd reserves all intellectual property rights in respect of any content on the Website.