These terms are effective January 1st, 2012
Welcome to www.sliproom.co.za ("SlipRoom"). By accessing SlipRoom you are agreeing to the following terms, which are designed to make sure that SlipRoom works for everyone. SlipRoom is provided to you by SlipRoom (Pty) Ltd, Sentinel Office Park, 86 Capricorn Drive, Lonehill, Johannesburg, South Africa, also referred to below as "SlipRoom". This policy is effective January 1st, 20012.
As a condition of your use of SlipRoom you agree that you will not:
· violate any laws;
· violate the Posting Rules;
· post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent material;
· be false or misleading;
· infringe any third-party right;
· distribute or contain spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;
· distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm SlipRoom or the interests or property of SlipRoom users;
· impose an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of SlipRoom;
· copy, modify, or distribute any other person's content without their consent;
· use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access SlipRoom and collect content for any purpose without our express written permission;
· harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent;
· bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to SlipRoom.
You are solely responsible for all information that you submit to SlipRoom and any consequences that may result from your post. We reserve the right at our discretion to refuse or delete content that we believe is inappropriate or breaching the above terms. We also reserve the right at our discretion to restrict a user's usage of the site either temporarily or permanently, or refuse a user's registration.
SlipRoom and the SlipRoom community work together to keep the site working properly and the community safe. Please report problems, offensive content and policy breaches to us using the Customer Support.
Without limiting other remedies, we may issue warnings, limit or terminate our service, remove hosted content and take technical and legal steps to keep users off SlipRoom if we think that they are creating problems or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies. However, whether we decide to take any of these steps, remove hosted content or keep a user off SlipRoom or not, we do not accept any liability for monitoring SlipRoom or for unauthorized or unlawful content on SlipRoom or use of SlipRoom by users.
Some of SlipRoom's features may display your ad on other sites that are part of the global eBay community, like on eBay or our classifieds sites in other countries. By using SlipRoom, you agree that your ads can be displayed on these other sites. The terms for our other sites are similar to these terms, but you may be subject to additional laws or other restrictions in the countries where your ad is posted. When you choose to post your ad on another site, you may be responsible for ensuring that it does not violate our other site policies. We may remove your ad if it is reported on any our sites, or if we believe it causes problems or violates any law or policy.
Fees and Services.
Using SlipRoom is generally free, but we sometimes charge a fee for certain services. If the service you use incurs a fee, you'll be able to review and accept terms that will be clearly disclosed at the time you post your ad. Our fees are quoted in South African Rands, and we may change them from time to time. We'll notify you of changes to our fee policy by posting such changes on the site. We may choose to temporarily change our fees for promotional events or new services; these changes are effective when we announce the promotional event or new service.
Our fees are non-refundable, and you are responsible for paying them when they're due. If you don't, we may limit your ability to use the services. If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may collect fees owed using other collection mechanisms.
SlipRoom contains content from us, you, and other users. SlipRoom is protected by copyright laws and international treaties. Content displayed on or via SlipRoom is protected as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws and international conventions. You agree not to copy, distribute or modify content from SlipRoom without our express written consent. You may not disassemble or decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in SlipRoom. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any purposes any aspect of SlipRoom (other than your own content). When you give us content, you are granting us and representing that you have the right to grant us, a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights to that content.
Do not post content that infringes the rights of third parties, This includes, but is not limited to, content that infringes on intellectual property rights such as copyright and trademark (e.g. offering counterfeit items for sale). A large number of very varied products are offered on SlipRoom by private individuals in Australia. Entitled parties, in particular the owners of copyright, trademark rights or other rights owned by third parties can report any offers which many infringe on their rights, and submit a request for this offer to be removed. If a legal representative of the entitled party reports this to us in the correct manner, products infringing on the intellectual property rights will be removed by SlipRoom.
Reporting an infringement:
Note: This letter can only be used by the lawful owners of the intellectual property rights. "Notice of Infringement" is intended to ensure that products offered do not infringe the copyright, trademark right or other intellectual property rights of third parties. For all other questions, visitors and advertisers can get Help using Customer Support.
Nothing in these terms shall limit our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or the negligence of our agents or employees. You agree not to hold us responsible for things other users post or do.
We do not review users' postings and are not involved in the actual transactions between users. As most of the content on SlipRoom comes from other users, we do not guarantee the accuracy of postings or user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what's offered.
In no event do we accept liability of any description for the posting of any unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent information, or material of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law.
We cannot guarantee continuous, error-free or secure access to our services or that defects in the service will be corrected. While we will use reasonable efforts to maintain an uninterrupted service, we cannot guarantee this and we do not give any promises or warranties (whether express or implied) about the availability of our services.
Accordingly, to the extent legally permitted we expressly disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions, express or implied, including those of quality, merchantability, merchantable quality, durability, fitness for a particular purpose and those arising by statute. We are not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of SlipRoom, even if you advise us or we could reasonably foresee the possibility of any such damage occurring. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you.
Despite the previous paragraph, if we are found to be liable, our liability to you or any third party (whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability in tort, by statute or otherwise) is limited to the greater of (a) the total fees you pay to us in the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to liability, and (b) 100 US Dollars.
Resolution of disputes
If a dispute arises between you and SlipRoom, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly to seek a resolution by going to the SlipRoom Help page. We will consider reasonable requests to resolve the dispute through alternative dispute resolution procedures, such as mediation or arbitration, as alternatives to litigation.
These terms and the other policies posted on SlipRoom constitute the entire agreement between SlipRoom and you, superseding any prior agreements.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, this Agreement shall be governed and construed in all respects by the laws of England and Wales. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against SlipRoom.com Limited must be resolved by the courts of South Africa. You and SlipRoom both agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the South African Courts; for claims falling within the jurisdiction of a Judicial Court, you and SlipRoom both agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the South African Courts and Judicial System
If we don't enforce any particular provision, we are not waiving our right to do so later. If a court strikes down any of these terms, the remaining terms will survive. We may automatically assign this agreement in our sole discretion in accordance with the notice provision below.
We may update this agreement at any time, with updates taking effect when you next post or 30 days after we post the updated policy on the site, whichever is sooner. No other amendment to this agreement will be effective unless made in writing, signed by users and by us