Terms and Conditions

Alikah Terms and Conditions
   Introduction.
      Welcome to www.alikah.com. These Terms of Use, the Rules for Posting, the Privacy Notice, the Mobile Devices Terms and all policies posted on our site set out the terms on which we offer you access to and use of our site, services, applications and tools (collectively “Services”).
All policies, the Mobile Devices Terms, and the Privacy Policy are incorporated into these Terms of Use. You agree to comply with all the above when accessing or using our Services. By accessing the Services you are agreeing to the following terms, which are designed to make sure that the Services work for everyone. Should you not agree to these terms, or any update or change thereto as dealt with below, you should not access or use alikah.com. You affirm that you are either 18 years of age or older only to agree to these terms.
Alikah.com is provided to you by Alika Investments, 71 Woburn Avenue Benoni, Gauteng Province, South Africa, also referred to below as "alikah". This policy is effective June 6, 2018.

Alikah Disclaimer

 As a condition of your use of Alikah you, agree that you will not:

    violate any applicable laws including but not limited to consumer protection, data protection and intellectual property laws (including their regulations and guidelines);

    violate any applicable posting rules;

    post listings that do not show clear, truthful, verifiable, complete and unambiguous information regarding your contact details, the goods, price, delivery and any additional charge;

    post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, pornographic, obscene, unconstitutional or indecent material;

    use the Services in any manner that could impair any of our websites or applications in any way or interfere with any party’s use or enjoyment of any such site or application;

    post any material that is harmful to, harms or could harm minors in any way;

    be false or misleading or employ false or misleading advertising practices;

    infringe any third-party right;

    distribute or contain spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;

    distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Alikah or the interests or property of Alikah users;

    impose an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of alikah.com;

    copy, modify, or distribute any other person's content without their consent;

    use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access alikah.com and collect content for any purpose without our express written permission;

    harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, telephone without their consent or otherwise violate the privacy of another person;

    use the information available in alikah.com to contact the users or the advertisers for any purpose other than for the use of the Services;

    bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to alikah.com.

You are solely responsible for all information that you submit to alikah.com and any consequences that may result from your post. We reserve the right for any or no reason, at our discretion to refuse or delete or take-down content that (or any part thereof) we believe is inappropriate or breaching the above terms. We may, at our discretion, remove ads, put ads on hold or make minor changes thereto, when they do not comply with the Posting Rules. 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.

Abusing alikah.com

 Alikah and the 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 reporting system.

 

Without limiting other remedies, we may issue warnings, limit or terminate our service, remove hosted content exercise our discretion when users and ads do not comply with our policies, and take technical and legal steps to keep users off alikah.com 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, exercise our discretion when users and ads do not comply with our policies, or keep a user off alikah.com or not, we do not accept any liability for monitoring alikah.com or for unauthorized or unlawful content on alikah.com or use of Alikah by users. You also recognize and accept that Alikah is not under any obligation to monitor any data or content which is submitted to or available on the site.

 

Fees and Services.

 Using alikah 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 that charge and any additional terms and conditions applicable, including forms of payment, to the service at the time of purchase. This will be clearly disclosed at the time you post your ad. Our fees are quoted in South African Rand, 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. Most of of our fees are pay as you go, meaning you pay first before you access the service.

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 permissible collection mechanisms.

 

Content at Alikah

Alikah contains content from us, you, and other users.  Alikah is protected by copyright laws and international treaties. Content displayed on or via Alikah 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 Alikah without our express written consent. You may not disassemble or decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in Alikah. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any purposes any aspect of Alikah (other than your own content).

 

When providing us with content or causing content to be posted using our Services, you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable (through multiple tiers) license to exercise any and all copyright, publicity, trademark, and database rights and other intellectual property rights you have in the content, in any media known now or developed in the future. This means that we are entitled to host, cache, route, transmit, store, distribute, syndicate, publish, translate, use, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, excerpt, analyze, and create algorithms and derivative works from you content, or otherwise use such content. Further, to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law, you waive your moral rights and agree not to assert such rights or any other intellectual property or publicity rights against us, our sub-licensees, or our assignees.

 

You represent and warrant that none of the following infringe the licence (or any part thereof) granted to us in the preceding paragraph: your provision of content to us, your causing content to be posted using the Services, and use of any such content (including of works derived from it) by us, our users, or others in contract with us that is done in connection with the Services and in compliance with the Alikah.com Terms of Use.

 

Infringement.

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, design and trademark (e.g. offering counterfeit items for sale). A large number of very varied products are offered on Alikah.com by private individuals in South Africa and the Internationally. 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 Alikah.com.

 

Reporting an infringement:

 

In order to participate in the Notice of Infringement Programme, you only need to complete a Notice of Infringement Form and  Email it alikah.com (report@alikah.com). You can use this form, complete with your signature, to report advertisements which may infringe on your property rights. The information requested in the Notice of Infringement Form is for the purpose of ensuring that the parties reporting these objects are either the entitled party or their officially authorized representative. This information must also enable Alikah to identify the  account or advertisement to be removed. Once we have received your correctly completed Notice of Infringement Form.

 

Liability.

Alikah does not act as a supplier as contemplated in the Consumer Protection Act, . Alikah only provides the platform.

 

As explained above, we do not actively monitor data or content. We are not involved in the actual transactions between users.

Alikah does not operate as a payment intermediary, payment processor, payment facilitator, money transmitter, money services business, or any type of business akin thereto for the purposes of, or in connection with, any transaction on the site. Alikah also does not fulfill any of the functions (whether as a whole or in part), of a payment intermediary, payment processor, payment facilitator, money transmitter, money services business, or any type of business akin thereto, whether in a direct or indirect manner.

 

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.

 

Alikah.com may promote, endorse and/or contain links to third party sites and/or services and/or goods. These sites, services and and/or goods are beyond the control of Alikah.

Alikah is not involved in transactions between users and the operators of such third party sites.

Alikah does not accept responsibility for their content, services and/or products.

 

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 Alikah.com, 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.

 

Personal Information.

By using Alikah, you agree that you are giving your voluntary and informed consent to the collection, transfer, storage and use of your personal information by Alikah on servers located in South Africa, and for such purposes, as further described in our Privacy Policy. You also agree that you are giving your voluntary and informed consent to receive marketing communications from us unless you tell us that you prefer not receive such communications.

 

Security.

 In order to ensure the security and reliable operation of the site for all users, Alikah reserves the right at its discretion to take whatever action it finds necessary to preserve the security, integrity and reliability of its network and back-office applications. Any user who commits any of the offences detailed in Chapter 13 of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002 (specifically sections 85 to 88 (inclusive)) shall, notwithstanding criminal prosecution, be liable for all resulting liability, loss or damages suffered and/or incurred by Alikah and its affiliates, agents and/or partners.

 

Resolution of disputes

If a dispute arises between you and Alikah, we strongly encourage you to first contact us directly to seek a resolution by going to https://alikah.com/contact, we will consider reasonable requests to resolve the dispute through alternative dispute resolution procedures, such as mediation or arbitration, as alternatives to litigation.

 

 

 

General.

These terms and the other policies posted on Alikah constitute the entire agreement between Alikah 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 The South Africa. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against Alikah must be resolved by the courts of South Africa, and you and Alikah both agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of Benoni, South Africa.

 

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 changes 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.

 

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