WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
- ACCEPTABLE AND UNACCEPTABLE USE OF THE WEBSITE
You agree not to:
- Modify, adapt or translate any part of our Website in an unauthorised manner
- Reverse-engineer, decompile, create derivative works of, modify, disrupt, otherwise tamper or disassemble the technology we use to provide our Website (and/or related services) or otherwise attempt to obtain our Website source code
- Bypass, modify, defeat, reverse-engineer, disassemble, tamper with or circumvent any of the security features of our Website, including altering any digital rights management functionality of our Website
- Remove or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notice contained on our Website
- Interfere with or damage our Website or our servers through the use of viruses, bots, Trojans, harmful code, denial of service attacks, packet or IP spoofing, forged routing or electronic mail address information, or similar methods or technologies that cause harm to our Website
- Impersonate another person or entity, misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity (including us), or use a false identity when communicating with ALA
- Collect, manually or through an automatic process, information about other users or our Website
- Submit false or misleading information to us or post material that infringes on a third party’s intellectual property
- Engage in any activity that interferes with any third party’s ability to use or enjoy, or our ability to provide our Website
- “Deep link” or frame, inline link or mirror any part of our Website without our written permission
- Engage, directly or indirectly, in transmission of “spam,” chain letters, junk mail or any other type of unsolicited communication
If you breach these restrictions, you may be subject to prosecution and damages and/or prohibited from using our Website or benefitting from the YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM services.
- THIRD PARTY SITES
- REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES; DISCLAIMERS
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, OUR WEBSITE AND ALL INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTATION, MATERIALS, SERVICES AND PUBLICATIONS ON OUR WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS” AND ON AN “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND AND ALA HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT OUR WEBSITES AND OUR SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT THE DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT OUR WEBSITES OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE OUR WEBSITES AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON OUR WEBSITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, YOU ASSUME ALL RISKS CONCERNING THE SUITABILITY AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION WITHIN OUR WEBSITE, MATERIALS, PUBLICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS. OUR WEBSITE, MATERIALS, PUBLICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS MAY CONTAIN TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. ALA ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR AND DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY SUCH INACCURACIES, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN OUR WEBSITE, MATERIALS, PUBLICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS AND IN ANY OTHER REFERENCE. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW CERTAIN LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS ON WARRANTIES, HENCE THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO YOU TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE GIVEN THE APPLICABLE LAW.
IN NO EVENT WILL ALA AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, OUR WEBSITE OR MATERIALS ON OUR WEBSITE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION. IN NO EVENT WILL OUR MAXIMUM, AGGREGATE LIABILITY EXCEED THE FEE PAID FOR THE YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM SERVICE. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; HENCE THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO YOU TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE GIVEN THE APPLICABLE LAW.
- YOUR REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
- USER CONTENT
ALA may provide interactive areas on the Website, in which you/ other Website users may post communications. You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, tags, or other materials (“Content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. This means that you, and not ALA, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the ALA Sites. ALA does not control the Content posted via the ALA Sites Under no circumstances will ALA be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Website. You further understand that the internet has no geographical boundaries, and you therefore agree to comply with all relevant agreements, rules and regulations regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. ALA does not claim ownership of any Content submitted and/or posted by you on the Website. However, by submitting and/or posting any Content to the Website, you grant ALA a royalty-free right to freeperpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, communicate to the public, perform and display the content (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of any rights that may exist in such Content. You also permit any subscriber to access, display, view, store and reproduce such Content for personal use.
Termination; Survival. We may, in our discretion and without any liability, change, modify, suspend, make improvements to or discontinue any aspect of our Website at any time without prior notice. We may deny you access to all or part of our Website at any time for any reason or no reason at all. These provisions will survive termination: 3, 5, 6, 7, and 8. For purposes of clarity, the survival of the provisions in “Use of our Website” and “Your Representations and Warranties” means that even if your account is terminated, if you breached those provisions while using our Website, we have the right to sue you for damages or other legal relief.
Notice. We may deliver notice to you by any method that we deem reliable. You may only give notice to us by using the address and contacts listed below:
1050 Printech Ave, Honeydew 2040 South Africa
Section 43 of the ECT (Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002, RSA) requires the disclosure of the following information.
|The full name||African Leadership Academy NPC|
|Legal status||Non Profit Company|
|Registration Details||Registration number 2005/005377/08|
|Place of Registration||South Africa|
|Directors||Fred Swaniker, Margaret Nkrumah, David Geral, William Asiko, Jon Cummings, Itumeleng Kgaboesele|
|Physical Address||1050 Printech Ave, Honeydew 2040 South Africa|
|Postal Address||Postnet Suite 413, Private Bag X1
Northcliff 2115 South Africa
|Physical Address for receipt of legal documents||Postnet Suite 413, Private Bag X1 Northcliff 2115 South Africa|
|+27 11 699 3000
+27 11 252 6190
|Membership to self-regulatory and/or accreditation bodies||Gauteng Department of Education, Reg. No. 400286|
|Description of products and services offered||ALA provides education leadership programs for African students.|
|Codes of Conduct applicable||Students must obey African Leadership Academy’s Code of Conduct found in the Global Scholars Program Student Parent Handbook during the program. Any violation of the Code of Conduct will result in the student’s immediate removal from the program.|
|Manner of payment||Payment options accepted:
Payment may be made via Visa, MasterCard, Diners or American Express credit cards or by bank transfer into the African Leadership Academy bank account, the details of
which will be provided on request
Credit card acquiring and security:
Credit card transactions will be acquired for African Leadership Academy via PayGate (Pty) Ltd who are the approved payment gateway for all South African Acquiring Banks.
PayGate uses the strictest form of encryption, namely Secure Socket Layer 3 (SSL3) and no credit card details are stored on the website. Users may
go to www.paygate.co.za to view their security certificate and security policy
Customer details separate from card details:
Merchant Outlet country and transaction currency
|Terms of Agreement including guarantees. Where these may be accessed, stored and reproduced by consumers||Can be accessed and downloaded from the website http://www.africanleadershipacademy.org/ or upon email to firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Time for rendering of services||This is dependant on the type of program and is described in the program brochure|
|Manner and period consumers can access and maintain a full record of the transaction||Consumers can access and maintain a full record of the transaction if a request is made in writing, 72 hours in advance.|
|Return, exchange, refund policy||All refund requests and cancellations must be made in writing and will be calculated according to the date in which ALA receives such request or cancellation as described in the waiver and consent form.|
|Alternative dispute resolution code and where to access it||This agreement shall be deemed to have been made in the Republic of South Africa, and its validity, construction, breach, performance and interpretation shall be governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa.|
|Minimum duration of agreement for recurrent services||Not applicable|
|Rights of Consumers in terms of Section 44||A consumer is entitled to cancel without reason and without penalty any transaction and any related credit agreement for the supply of services within seven days after the date of the conclusion of the agreement. The only charge that may be levied on the consumer is the direct cost of returning the goods. If payment for the goods or services has been effected prior to cancellation the consumer is entitled to a full refund of such payment, which refund must be made within 30 days of the date of cancellation.|