This web page represents a legal document that serves as our Terms of Service and it governs the legal terms of our website, (www.yworld.co.za) sub-domains, and any associated web-based and mobile applications (collectively, “Website”), as owned and operated by (yworld.co.za).
We may amend our Legal Terms at any time without specific notice to you. The latest copies of our Legal Terms will be posted on our Website, and you should review all Legal Terms prior to using our Website. After any revisions to our Legal Terms are posted, you agree to be bound to any such changes to them. Therefore, it is important for you to periodically review our Legal Terms to make sure you still agree to them.
By using our Website, you agree to fully comply with and be bound by our Legal Terms. Please review them carefully. If you do not accept our Legal Terms, do not access and use our Website. If you have already accessed our Website and do not accept our Legal Terms, you should immediately discontinue use of our Website.
The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to (yworld.co.za), the owner of the Website.
Our “Service” represents the collective functionality and features as offered through our Website to our visitors.
A “User” is a collective identifier that refers to a Visitor.
All text, information, graphics, audio, video, and data offered through our Website are collectively known as our “Content”.
You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of our Website. (yworld.co.za) reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of our Legal Terms and to take any action we deem appropriate, including but not limited to reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials or regulators.
Our Website contains our service marks and trademarks, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Your use of our Website does not constitute any right or license for you to use such service marks/trademarks, without our prior written permission. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any portion of our Website is strictly prohibited. Your use of our Website does not grant you ownership rights of any kind in our Website.
Links to Other Websites
Our Website may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. By linking to these websites, we do not create or have an affiliation with, or sponsor such third party websites. The inclusion of links within our Website does not constitute any endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of such third party websites. (yworld.co.za) has no control over the legal documents and privacy practices of third party websites; as such, you access any such third party websites at your own risk.
Our Legal Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa. In addition, you agree to submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the Magistrates Court. Should any part of our Legal Terms be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. To the extent that any Content in our Website conflicts or is inconsistent with our Legal Terms, our Legal Terms shall take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision of our Legal Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision. The rights of (yworld.co.za) under our Legal Terms shall survive the termination of our Legal Terms.
We reserve the right to make modifications, improvements, deletions, or amendments to the Site at any time we deem appropriate. Any and all relevant portions of this Agreement will apply automatically to all modifications, improvements, deletions, and/or amendments as they appear.
In addition, we reserve the right at any time to modify the terms and conditions of this Agreement, or any part thereof, or to impose new conditions on the Agreement. Except as otherwise stated herein, any modification to this Agreement shall be effective immediately after it initially is posted on the Site. Your use of the Site after any such change will be conclusively deemed acceptance of such change.
The Site may contain advertisements and/or sponsorships. The advertisers and/or sponsors that provide these advertisements and sponsorships are solely responsible for insuring that the materials submitted for inclusion on the Site are accurate and comply with all applicable laws. We are not responsible for the acts or omissions of any advertiser or sponsor. Your decision to make purchases from any such advertiser or sponsor is completely voluntary and within your sole discretion.
We may terminate the privileges of any user who uses the Site to unlawfully transmit copyrighted material without a license, express consent, valid defense or fair use exemption to do so. If you submit information or content to the Site, you warrant that the information or content does not infringe the copyrights or other rights of third parties.
Rules of conduct for the user
You agree that you will not transmit submissions to (yworld.co.za) that;
- Are unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, profane pornographic and/or allow for indecent information that constitutes a criminal offence and/or gives rise to a civil liability claim or otherwise violates any local, national or international law;
- Violate the Copyright, Trademark or other Intellectual property rights of any other person by the submission of the content to (yworld.co.za) through the forums or other avenues, which allow for such submissions.
- Contain viruses or other harmful contents;
- Are intended for commercial purposes, contain marketing or promotional materials or are intended to solicit donations.
You agree that all submissions become the exclusive property of (Yworld). The user agrees that they shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of Copyrights, Trademarks and other proprietary rights or any other damages resulting from such a submission. The user further indemnifies and holds YWorld harmless against all claims for any damages whatsoever arising from the use of (yworld.co.za).
License Granted by You
By providing content or information to us, including by submitting or uploading content or materials for use on the Site, you represent and warrant that you or the owner of all rights to such content or materials has expressly granted us an irrevocable world-wide right in all languages and in perpetuity to use and exploit all or any part of the content and materials provided by you. We may publish and distribute any such submitted content or materials at our sole discretion by any method now existing or later developed. You agree that you shall waive all claims and have no recourse against us for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary rights in any communication, content or material submitted to us. Any communication or materials you send to us will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be disseminated or used by us for any purpose, including, but not limited to, developing, creating, manufacturing or marketing products or services.
Disclaimer of Warranties
You acknowledge, understand, and expressly agrees that use of the Site and any External Website accessible therethrough is at your sole risk. We do not guarantee, represent, or warrant that your use of the Site will be uninterrupted, error free, or virus free, or that the Site will meet your requirements. In addition, no warranty is made as to the results that may be obtained from use of the Site or any External Websites listed thereon, or as to the accuracy, reliability, or content of any product, service, or information provided through or in connection with the Site.
Limitation of Liability
To the fullest extent permissible by Law (yworld.co.za). will not be held liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, exemplary or punitive damages arising out of your access to or use of the site or any external website.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us and our subsidiary and other affiliated companies, and their employees, contractors, officers and directors harmless from all liabilities, claims and expenses, including attorney's fees, that arise from your use or misuse of the Site or the content therein.
By choosing to access the Site from any location other than the (South Africa) , you accept full responsibility for compliance with all local laws that are applicable.