MuzoPlanet Terms and Conditions

muzoplanet.com is a website of MuzoPlanet (Pty) Ltd (“MuzoPlanet”). Use of muzoplanet.com and all the functions on or available from muzoplanet.com (including, without limitation, all chat forums, articles, comments on articles and directory listings) is subject to the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”). Do not continue to use muzoplanet.com if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

Cookies

We employ the use of cookies. By using muzoplanet.com you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with MuzoPlanet’s Privacy Policy. Most of the modern day interactive web sites use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate / advertising partners may also use cookies. Any information you provide to MuzoPlanet through muzoplanet.com will be used in accordance with MuzoPlanet’s Privacy Policy. The Privacy Policy forms part of these Terms and Conditions. By using muzoplanet.com you acknowledge and agree that you have read and accept the terms of the Privacy Policy.

Copyright

The copyright in the material contained on muzoplanet.com, excluding the Content as defined in the “Content” section, and all source code, software compilations and other material is owned by or licensed to MuzoPlanet. All rights are reserved. You do not have any rights to the material unless otherwise expressly indicated. The trademarks, service marks, and logos contained on muzoplanet.com are registered and owned by or licensed to MuzoPlanet. Unless expressly stated, you do not have any right to use, copy, edit, reproduce, publish, distribute, or commercially exploit the trademarks without the prior written consent of MuzoPlanet.

Content

Information, data, text, music, photographs, graphics, video, or other materials may be posted or uploaded (in public or privately) to designated areas on muzoplanet.com. Any information, data, text, music, photographs, graphics, video, or other materials which are posted or uploaded by any visitor to muzoplanet.com is referred to as “Content”. MuzoPlanet does not control the Content and is therefore not responsible for it in any way whatsoever. MuzoPlanet does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content.

MuzoPlanet shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion without notice, to:

  • edit or remove any Content
  • record the IP address from which any Content is posted or uploaded
  • lock or remove any Content which violates these Terms and Conditions.

The above will include Content that is irrelevant, out of date, inappropriate or objectionable. If you upload or post any Content to muzoplanet.com (e.g. uploading articles, comments on articles, creating and updating directory listings, posting a message to a chat forum, uploading files and images, or engage in any other form of communication on muzoplanet.com) you are fully responsible for it. You grant MuzoPlanet an irrevocable royalty-free right to use, distribute, copy, edit and publish any such Content in any form or medium.

3rd Party Products and Services

muzoplanet.com may feature products and services of 3rd parties or contain click-through links to websites operated by 3rd parties. MuzoPlanet does not have any influence or control over 3rd party products or services or any 3rd party websites. Unless specifically stated, MuzoPlanet is not responsible for and does not endorse any 3rd party product or service or any 3rd party websites. MuzoPlanet may receive a fee from a 3rd party product or service provider if the 3rd party’s product or service is featured on muzoplanet.com or if you link to a 3rd party website from muzoplanet.com and purchase products or services from them.

Member Conduct

You agree that when using muzoplanet.com you will not upload or post Content which violates the rights (including the intellectual property rights) of a 3rd party or which is intentionally false, defamatory, abusive, vulgar, hateful or hate speech, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasion of a person’s privacy, offensive (whether in relation to sex, race, religion or otherwise) harassing or in violation of South African or international law.

You agree that you will not upload or post any Content that contains spam, flooding, chain letters, bulk mail, pyramid schemes, solicitations, fundraising or advertising and promotional materials. You also agree not to harvest Content or IP addresses or upload or post any Content which contains software viruses or any other files or programs that may interrupt, degrade or limit the functionality and performance of muzoplanet.com.

You agree not to upload or post Content challenging the Terms and Conditions or rallying support from other members to challenge the Terms and Conditions. You will not copy Content from muzoplanet.com and post it on other websites with the intention of challenging the Terms and Conditions of muzoplanet.com, nor will you post content of other websites on muzoplanet.com, with the intention of challenging those rules. If you have a disagreement with a moderator (If your content gets deleted, if you get a warning, etc.), or you would like to raise a complaint regarding a moderator’s actions, start a private conversation or email the moderator. Do not post it publicly. If the moderator’s response is unsatisfactory, please contact MuzoPlanet by clicking the “Contact Us” link in any page footer.

You agree not to restrict or prevent any person from using muzoplanet.com in any way or to receive any newsletter or other service under more than one user name. You also agree not to use muzoplanet.com in a manner that is inconsistent with these Terms and Conditions. You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for securing your password to gain access to the member sections of muzoplanet.com. You agree to indemnify MuzoPlanet against any loss, damage, costs or expenses which you may suffer or incur directly or indirectly because of your use of muzoplanet.com.

Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our web pages or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of muzoplanet.com.

Disclaimer

muzoplanet.com, links to 3rd party websits, and any material and Content are provided on an ‘As-Is’ basis and use is at your own risk. No warranty regarding the accuracy of information found on muzoplanet.com is provided. MuzoPlanet will not be liable for any economic loss (including loss of revenues, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings), loss of goodwill or reputation, or indirect or consequential loss due to the use of muzoplanet.com or Content.

muzoplanet.com is operated by MuzoPlanet from its offices in South Africa and does not guarantee that material contained on muzoplanet.com is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access muzoplanet.com from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

You agree that MuzoPlanet shall have no liability whatsoever for the performance of any software product you purchase and/or download from muzoplanet.com. You acknowledge and agree that any download is at your sole risk in terms of quality, performance and accuracy. Downloads are provided “As Is” and without warranty of any kind. MuzoPlanet does not warrant that the functions contained in software downloads will be continuous, uninterrupted, secure, virus-¬free, or error-¬free, or that defects will be corrected. Should the download prove defective the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction will be for your account.

Access Restriction

MuzoPlanet reserves the right in its sole discretion to deny any person access to muzoplanet.com, or any portion thereof, without notice should they fail to comply with any provision of these Terms and Conditions.

Online Competitions

Taking part in online competitions run on muzoplanet.com is entirely up to the individual. Should you enter a competition, you agree to be bound by the online competition rules specified by MuzoPlanet from time to time. You agree to abide by the decisions of MuzoPlanet relating to competitions, which are final in all matters relating to the competition. MuzoPlanet reserves the right to disqualify any entrant and/or winner in its sole discretion without notice in accordance with the competition rules.

General

MuzoPlanet reserves the right to update these Terms and Conditions from time to time. If it does so, the updated version will be effective as soon as it is uploaded to muzoplanet.com. No other variation to these Terms and Conditions shall be effective. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed in accordance with South African law.