All references to “Silicone Depot”, “the Company”, “we”, “us” and “our” in these terms and conditions are deemed to refer to Silicone Depot (PTY) Ltd, a private company incorporated in the Republic of South Africa.
All references to “you” and “your” are deemed to refer to any user and/or visitor of www.siliconedepot.co.za (“Website”).
These terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) govern your use of the website.
- Acceptance of terms
1.1. The Company permits the use of this Website subject to the Terms and Conditions (“Terms and Conditions”). By using this Website in any way, you shall be deemed to have accepted all the Terms and Conditions unconditionally. You must not use this Website if you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions.
- Use of the Website
2.1. You may only use the Website if you are 18 years of age or older. If you are under 18, you may use the Website only with the involvement of your parent or legal guardian.
2.2. You agree that you will not use any device, software, or other instruments to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Website. In addition, you agree that you will not use any robot, spider, another automatic device, or manual process to monitor, copy, distribute or modify the Website or the information contained herein, without the prior written consent from an authorized Company (such consent is deemed given for standard search engine technology employed by Internet search websites to direct Internet users to this Website).
2.3. You may not use the Website to distribute material that is defamatory, offensive, contains or amounts to hate speech, or is otherwise unlawful.
2.4. You may not display, publish, copy, print, post, or otherwise use the Website and/or the information contained therein for the benefit of any other website without the express prior written consent of an authorized Company representative.
- Ownership and copyright
3.1. The contents of this Website, including any information, software, icons, text, graphics, layouts, images, sound clips, trade names, logos, trademarks, and service marks are protected by law, including but not limited to copyright and trademark law, and are owned by or licensed to the Company.
3.2. No license to or right in any of such contents is granted to or conferred upon you. Any unauthorized use, distribution, or reproduction of the said contents is prohibited.
4.1. Any person who accesses this Website or relies on this Website or on the information contained in this Website does so at his or her own risk.
4.2. While the Company takes reasonable measures to ensure that the contents of this Website are accurate and complete, the Company makes no representations or warranties, whether express or implied, as to the quality, timeliness, operation, integrity, availability, or functionality of this Website or as to the accuracy, completeness or reliability of any information on this Website.
4.3. All information provided on this website is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, fitness for a particular purpose, completeness, or non-infringement, as may be allowed in law.
4.4. The Company does not accept any responsibility for any errors or omissions on this Website.
4.5. In addition to the disclaimers contained elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions, the Group also makes no warranty or representation, whether express or implied, that the information or files available on this Website are free of viruses, spyware, malware, trojans, destructive materials or any other data or code which is able to corrupt, destroy, compromise or jeopardize the operation, stability, security functionality or content of your computer system, computer network, hardware or software in any way.
4.6. Information, ideas, and opinions expressed on this Website should not be regarded as professional advice or the official opinion of the Company and you are encouraged to consult professional advice before taking any course of action related to information, ideas or opinions expressed on this Website.
- Linked Third-Party Websites
5.1. This Website may contain links or references to other websites (“Third Party Websites”) outside of our control, including those of advertisers. These Terms and Conditions do not apply to those Third Party Websites and the Company is not responsible for the practices and/or privacy policies of those Third Party Websites or the cookies that those sites may use.
5.2. Notwithstanding the fact that this website may refer to or provide links to Third Party Websites, your use of such Third Party Websites is entirely at your own risk and we are not responsible for any loss, expense, claim or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential, arising from your use of such Third Party Websites or your reliance on any information contained therein.
- Gift Certificates & Coupons
The Company may make physical and/or electronic gift certificates or coupons (“Vouchers”) available on the Website from time to time.
6.1. Vouchers can only be redeemed –
6.1.1. while they are valid, their expiry dates being unable to be extended;
6.1.2. on the Website towards purchases from the Company
6.2. Vouchers cannot –
6.2.1. be used to purchase other Vouchers;
6.2.2. be used towards purchases at any affiliate website/s be exchanged for cash;
6.2.3. be transferred or assigned to any other person once already partially redeemed towards a purchase;
6.2.4. be used for Shipping costs;
6.2.5 be used in conjunction with other special promotions (including sales).
7. Limitation of Liability
7.1. THE COMPANY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGES WHICH MIGHT ARISE FROM YOUR USE OF, OR RELIANCE UPON, ANY MATERIAL OR CONTENT CONTAINED IN, OR INABILITY TO USE, AND/OR UNLAWFUL ACTIVITY ON, THE WEBSITE AND/OR ANY LINKED THIRD PARTY WEBSITE.
7.2. YOU HEREBY INDEMNIFY THE GROUP AGAINST ANY LOSS, CLAIM OR DAMAGE WHICH MAY BE SUFFERED BY YOURSELF OR ANY THIRD PARTY ARISING IN ANY WAY FROM YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND/OR ANY LINKED THIRD PARTY WEBSITE.
- Changes to these Terms and Conditions
The Company reserves the right to update and/or amend the Terms and Conditions from time to time and without any notice, and you are accordingly encouraged to check the Website regularly. Any such change will only apply to your use of this Website after the change is displayed on this Website. If you use this Website after such updated or amended Terms and Conditions have been displayed on this Website, you will be deemed to have accepted such updates or amendments.
- Availability and termination
9.1. We will use reasonable endeavors to maintain the availability of the Website, except during scheduled maintenance periods, and reserve the right to discontinue providing the Website or any part thereof with or without notice to you.
9.2. The Company may in its sole discretion terminate, suspend and modify this Website, with or without notice to you. You agree that the Group will not be liable to you in the event that it chooses to suspend, modify or terminate this Website.
- Governing Law
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa. Your continued use of the Website will constitute your consent and submission to the jurisdiction of the South African courts regarding all proceedings, transactions, applications, or the like instituted by either party against the other, arising from any of these Terms and Conditions.