Terms and Conditions
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE.
This Website is only for the use of individuals who are 21 years of age and over. By proceeding to use this Website, you represent that you are 21 years of age or older. thegreenlounge.co.za reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice by posting changed Terms and Conditions on the thegreenlounge.co.za website, and you are advised to review the thegreenlounge.co.za website regularly for any changes. These Terms and Conditions were last updated on 30 April 2021. In any event, you agree that by accessing and using thegreenlounge.co.za website you are bound by these terms and conditions as may be changed from time to time.
COPYRIGHT, OWNERSHIP AND USE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The materials (the “Materials”) contained in the thegreenlounge.co.za website including, without limitation, information, text, content, videos, software, photos, graphics and sound are owned by, and protected by copyrights and other proprietary rights in favour of, thegreenlounge.co.za and third parties. All rights reserved. You shall not copy, modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit or use the Materials, in whole or in part without the prior written consent of thegreenlounge.co.za.
COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS
In addition to complying with these Terms and Conditions of Use, you agree to use the thegreenlounge.co.za Websites and Materials for lawful purposes only and in a manner consistent with local, provincial, national or international laws and regulations. Some jurisdictions may have restrictions on the use of the Internet by their residents.
Potential users of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website in any jurisdiction of the world whose laws (common, statutory, regulatory or codified) would: (i) void these Terms and Conditions of Use in whole or in any essential part (the essential parts being at least, but not only, the provisions relating to governing law, and limitation of liability); or (ii) render accessing the thegreenlounge.co.za Website illegal, are not authorized to use the thegreenlounge.co.za Website.
USE AND RESTRICTIONS
You are only permitted to use an thegreenlounge.co.za Website for your own personal, non-commercial purpose. Materials may only be printed or saved to your own computer for your personal, non-commercial use. Use of any automated system or software to extract data from an thegreenlounge.co.za Website for commercial purposes (including, without limitation, screen scraping, database scraping and any other activity intended to collect, store, summarize or manipulate any Materials or data, whether by an automated program or a manual process) is prohibited. Additionally, you agree that you will not:
- take any action that imposes or may impose (to be determined in the thegreenlounge.co.za’s sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the thegreenlounge.co.za’s infrastructure;
- interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website, or any activities conducted on or with an thegreenlounge.co.za Website;
- bypass any measures the thegreenlounge.co.za may use to prevent or restrict access to thegreenlounge.co.za Websites.
USER NAMES AND PASSWORDS
If a feature of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website is accessible only by use of a login name and password, you are solely responsible and liable for any use and misuse of your login name and password and for all activities that occur under your login name and password. For security reasons, you must keep your login name and password confidential and not disclose them to any person or permit any other person to use them, except an authorized thegreenlounge.co.za representative.
All login names and passwords remain the property of thegreenlounge.co.za, and may be cancelled or suspended at any time by the thegreenlounge.co.za without any notice or liability to you or any other person. thegreenlounge.co.za is not under any obligation to verify the actual identity or authority of the user of any login name or password.
You must immediately notify thegreenlounge.co.za of any unauthorized use of your login name or password, or if you know or suspect that your login name or password has been lost or stolen, has become known to any other person, or has been otherwise compromised.
If you choose to register with thegreenlounge.co.za for the online purchase of goods, you agree to: (i) provide true, current and complete information about yourself; and (ii) maintain and promptly update online information about yourself to keep it true, current and complete.
ACCURACY OF INFORMATION
While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information on thegreenlounge.co.za Websites, no warranty of accuracy or completeness is expressed or implied. We reserve the right to correct errors and to change or update information at any time without notice.
Any link (including hyperlinks, buttons or referral devices of any kind) used on an thegreenlounge.co.za Website is provided for your convenience only, and you access any link at your own risk. The appearance of a link on an thegreenlounge.co.za Website does not constitute an endorsement, recommendation or certification by thegreenlounge.co.za, nor should the presence of a link in any way be construed as a suggestion that the site has any relationship with thegreenlounge.co.za.
thegreenlounge.co.za generally does not object to links to thegreenlounge.co.za Websites from third party sites. However, there are certain conditions that must be followed:
- You are only permitted to establish links to the home page of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website. Links may not be established to any pages on the thegreenlounge.co.za Website other than the home page without the thegreenlounge.co.za’s prior written permission.
- You must not create frames around the thegreenlounge.co.za Website or use other techniques that alter the visual presentation of the thegreenlounge.co.za Website.
- Unless thegreenlounge.co.za enters into a specific written agreement with you, you may not use any of the thegreenlounge.co.za’s names, logos, designs, slogans, or marks in or with your links, except that you may link to the thegreenlounge.co.za Website home page using the plain text names: thegreenlounge.co.za.
- Do not present the link to an thegreenlounge.co.za Website in any way that suggests thegreenlounge.co.za has any relationship or affiliation with your site or in any way that suggests thegreenlounge.co.za endorses, sponsors or recommends the information, products or services on your site. Use of any of thegreenlounge.co.za’s content, names, logos, photographs, designs, slogans or marks in any advertising, publicity, promotion, or in any other commercial manner without thegreenlounge.co.za’s written permission for a particular use is strictly prohibited.
- Use of any of the thegreenlounge.co.za’s names, logos, designs, slogans, or marks, or any other words or codes identifying an thegreenlounge.co.za Website in any “metatag” or other information used by search engines or other information location tools to identify and select sites, without thegreenlounge.co.za’s written permission for a particular use, is strictly prohibited.
- co.za is not responsible for any loss, damage, liability or expense that may accompany or result from your use of the link or domain name for an thegreenlounge.co.za Website including, but not limited to, any computer virus, technical, hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions.
- co.za reserves the right in its sole discretion to terminate your privilege to link to an thegreenlounge.co.za Website for any reason.
- The link to an thegreenlounge.co.za Website may not be used or associated with any distasteful, offensive, unlawful, defamatory or other materials that would adversely affect the thegreenlounge.co.za’s name, reputation or goodwill or any materials that are directed at, or appeal to, persons under the age of 18.
The linking of your website to an thegreenlounge.co.za website indicates your agreement to the foregoing terms and conditions.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold thegreenlounge.co.za harmless from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, demands, suits, actions, losses or expenses (including all legal fees) (collectively “Claims”) arising out of:
- your infringement of any thegreenlounge.co.za or third-party official mark, trade-mark, trade secret, copyright, patent or other intellectual property rights and from any Claims which may arise, now or in the future as a result of your use of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website;
- any act or omission by you, your employees or agents which results in: (i) loss, damage, interference with or disruption to, an thegreenlounge.co.za Website; (ii) use of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website for any illegal purpose; or (iii) use of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website to achieve any unauthorized or prohibited access to computer systems and data;
- your use of an thegreenlounge.co.za Website; and
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
- USE OF AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED STRICTLY ON AN “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. thegreenlounge.co.za DOES NOT WARRANT, REPRESENT, GUARANTEE OR COVENANT THAT THE thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES thegreenlounge.co.za MAKE ANY GUARANTEE, WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR COVENANT AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE ON AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE. thegreenlounge.co.za WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR INABILITY TO EXECUTE A TRANSACTION OR OBTAIN GOODS RELATED TO ANY SUCH TRANSACTION, FOR WHATEVER REASON.
- THE DOWNLOADING OF MATERIALS FROM AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN RISK. thegreenlounge.co.za DOES NOT AT ANY TIME REPRESENT, COVENANT, GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT SUCH MATERIALS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE CODE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR IMPLEMENTING SAFEGUARDS TO PROTECT YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM AND DATA AND YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ENTIRE COST OF ANY SERVICE, REPAIRS OR CORRECTIONS NECESSARY AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE.
IN NO EVENT SHALL thegreenlounge.co.za BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR LOSSES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF INCOME, LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF DATA OR BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, OR CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES, OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT, THE USE OF AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE, THE USE OF ANY OTHER SITE OR PAGE ACCESSIBLE FROM AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE OR THE ACQUISITION OR USE OF ANY GOODS PURCHASED THROUGH AN thegreenlounge.co.za WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT WILL THE CUMULATIVE LIABILITY OF thegreenlounge.co.za ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT OR TO ANY SUCH USE OR ACQUISITION EXCEED THE REPLACEMENT COST OF ANY SUCH GOODS. To the extent that some jurisdictions do not allow exclusions or limitations on some categories of damages, these exclusions or limitations may not apply to you.
THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY APPLY REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSES, CIRCUMSTANCES OR FORM OF ACTION GIVING RISE TO THE LOSS, DAMAGE, CLAIM OR LIABILITY, EVEN IF SUCH LOSS, DAMAGE, CLAIM OR LIABILITY IS BASED UPON BREACH OF CONTRACT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, A CLAIM OF FUNDAMENTAL BREACH OR BREACH OF A FUNDAMENTAL TERM), TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, AND EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THE LOSS, DAMAGE, DELAY, CLAIM OR LIABILITY.
SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY
The thegreenlounge.co.za uses social media channels to interact with our customers and provide educational resources to the public. The thegreenlounge.co.za is committed to protecting youth and our social media channels are intended for users who are 18 years or older. The thegreenlounge.co.za asks that all social media users who choose to engage with us are respectful of all other users and interact in appropriate conversation related to the topic.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by, and shall be construed in accordance with, the laws of the Province of Kwa-Zulu Natal.