Terms and conditions of use of the Bidvest Group Limited website

1. Introduction

The Bidvest Group Limited ("Bidvest") provides the information contained on this website and any of the pages comprising the website ("website") to you subject to the terms ("the terms" ) set out herein and referenced herein. By accessing the website, you shall be deemed to have agreed to all the terms. Bidvest may at any time modify the terms and your continued use of the website will be subject to the terms in force at the time of your use. Accordingly you agree to review the terms periodically, and your continued access or use of the website shall be deemed to be your acceptance of the amended terms.

2. Content of the website

2.1 Whilst every effort is made to update the information provided on this website on a regular basis, Bidvest makes no representations or warranties, whether express, implied in law or residual, as to the accuracy, completeness and/or reliability of any information, data and/or content contained on the website and/or which may, from time to time, be sent to you pursuant to your registration of the "keep me informed" service offered via the website (including but not limited to any information which may be provided by the various companies within the Bidvest group of companies [collectively "information" ] ) and shall not be bound in any manner by any information. The information made available on the website from time to time, should not at any time be construed as advice of whatever nature, including inter alia, investment advice. Nothing on this website shall be construed as an invitation or offer by Bidvest and/or any of the companies in the Bidvest group of companies from time to time to acquire and/or dispose of and/or in any other manner deal with shares in Bidvest and/or any companies in the Bidvest Group of companies from time to time.

2.2 Bidvest reserves the right at any time to change or discontinue without notice, any aspect or feature of this website. No information contained on the website (and whether posted by Bidvest or any of the companies within the Bidvest group of companies) shall be construed as advice and same are offered for information purposes only.

3. Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

3.1 Copyright and all intellectual property rights in all materials, texts, drawings and data made available on this website (collectively "materials" ) are owned by Bidvest alternatively, Bidvest is the lawful user thereof and is protected by both South African and international intellectual property laws. Accordingly, any unauthorised copying, reproduction, retransmission, distribution, dissemination, sale, publication, broadcast or other circulation or exploitation of such materials or any component thereof will constitute an infringement of such copyright and other intellectual property rights. You may, however, use the materials or any component thereof for internal business purposes.

3.2 The trademarks, names, logos and service marks (collectively "trademarks" ) displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trademarks of Bidvest. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trademarks without the prior written consent of Bidvest.

4. External links

4.1 External links may be provided for your convenience, but they are beyond the control of Bidvest and no representation is made as to their content. Use or reliance on any external links provided is at your own risk. When visiting external links you must refer to that external website's terms and conditions of use.

4.2 No hypertext links shall be created from any website controlled by you or otherwise to this website without the express prior written permission of Bidvest.

5. Warranties, Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

5.1 Bidvest makes no warranties, representations, statements or guarantees (whether express, implied in law or residual) regarding the website and any of the information contained on or referenced by the website. Without limiting the generality of the aforegoing, Bidvest gives no warranty of whatever nature regarding the accuracy or appropriateness in any jurisdiction of any information provided on or referenced by the website. Accordingly, the website is made available and the information is provided to you on an "as is" basis.

5.2 Bidvest shall not be responsible for and disclaims all liability for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct, indirect, or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever which may be suffered by you or any third party, as a result of or which may be attributable, directly or indirectly, to your access and use of the website and any information contained on or accessed via the website. You, hereby indemnify Bidvest and waive any rights you may have or obtain against Bidvest in respect of any loss, liability, damage (whether direct or consequential) or expense of any nature whatsoever, which may be suffered by such you and/or third party as a result of or which may be attributable directly or indirectly to any of the aforesaid. Without limiting the generality of the aforegoing Bidvest shall not be responsible for and disclaims all liability for any loss, expense or damage of whatever nature incurred or sustained by you or any third party, due to -

  • any failure and/or unavailability of the website for any reason whatever and/or the failure/delay by any third party service provider to render any services which are necessary to ensure the availability and proper functioning of the website; and
  • your use of or reliance on any information offered on or via the website.

6. Address for service

The address for service for all purposes relating to these terms including the giving of any notice, the payment of any sum, the serving of any process, is -

  • Physical: The Bidvest Group Limited
    Bidvest House
    18 Crescent Drive
    Melrose Arch
    Melrose 2196
  • Telecommunications:
    Telephone: +27 (11) 772 8700
    Fax: +27 (11) 772 8970
    E-mail: info@bidvest.co.za

Bidvest shall be entitled from time to time, by giving notice to you to vary its physical address for service to any other physical address within the Republic of South Africa, and to vary its facsimile address for service to any other facsimile number

These terms were last updated on June 9 2003
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