Copyright, Terms & Conditions

  1. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

 

1.1 This website is owned and operated by The Blessed Barrenness.  

 

1.2 All the content, trademarks and data on this website, including but not limited to images, software, databases, text, graphics, icons, hyperlinks, private information, designs and agreements are the property of The Blessed Barrenness and as such are protected from infringement by local and international legislation and treaties, specifically intellectual property law.

 

1.3 Specifically, all material and photographs featured on this website are original and are the property of The Blessed Barrenness unless otherwise stated. These images are protected by local and international intellectual property (copyright) law.

 

1.4 Users may not reproduce, display, transmit, distribute or otherwise exploit the print, or any portion thereof, in any manner, including, without limitation, print or electronic reproduction, publication or any display of photographs, without the prior written consent of The Blessed Barrenness.

 

1.5 Infringement will be dealt with severely.  Remedies shall include, but are not limited to, financial compensation for use of material without permission, financial compensation for damage to dignity, financial compensation for damage to reputation (personal and business) and financial compensation for criminality of copyright infringement.

 

  1. INDEMNIFICATION

 

2.1 In the event that you reproduce, display, transmit, distribute or otherwise exploit the photographs or prints, or any portion thereof, in any manner not authorised by The Blessed Barrenness, or if you otherwise infringe any intellectual property rights relating to the photographs, prints or this website, you agree to indemnify and hold The Blessed Barrenness harmless against any losses, expenses, costs or damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, incurred by them as a result of unauthorised use of the information, photographs or prints and/or your breach of this terms of this Agreement.

 

2.2 Further, the use of information and data contained on this website is at your own risk. While every effort is made to ensure that information or data provided on this site is accurate and current, it is only intended as a guide and not as a substitute for professional medical or other advice. Before relying on anything you see on this site, you should consult with your doctor, health-care professional or other professional service provider, or, if appropriate, obtain some other form of independent verification as to accuracy and completeness. The Blessed Barrenness makes no warranties or representations, express or implied as to the accuracy or usefulness of the information or data contained on this site, or as to the suitability of that information or data for any particular purpose.

 

2.3 Unless otherwise stated, products and services shown on this site have not been vetted or in any way approved by The Blessed Barrenness. You should exercise careful judgement about whether a product or service is likely to help you personally and you should, where appropriate, take independent advice. The Blessed Barrenness makes no warranties or representations, express or implied as to the usefulness, fitness-for-purpose or quality of the products or services contained on this site.

 

  1. PRIVACY AND SECURITY

 

3.1 Your right to privacy and security is very important to us. The Blessed Barrenness treats personal information obtained through the use of this website as private and confidential and is committed to providing you with secure access to our online service. The personal information is used by The Blessed Barrenness solely for the purpose of facilitating communication between parties.

 

3.2 This site collects private information from users and such information shall not be disclosed to any third party unless agreed upon between the user and The Blessed Barrenness or through due legal process.

 

3.3 Users agree that The Blessed Barrenness may, from time to time communicate with users.

 

3.4 When a user visits http://www.theblessedbarrenness.co.za/ or sends e-mails to The Blessed Barrenness such user consents to receiving communications from The Blessed Barrenness electronically and agrees that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications sent by The Blessed Barrenness satisfy any legal requirements, including but not limited to, the requirement that such communications should be �in writing�, UNLESS otherwise contractually stated (contract entered into between parties prohibits changes via email).

 

3.5 This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computers hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google’s privacy policy here for further information http://www.google.com/privacy.html.

 

  1. EXTERNAL LINKS

 

4.1 Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.

 

4.2 The Blessed Barrenness cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and The Blessed Barrenness cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

 

  1. SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

 

5.1 Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that The Blessed Barrenness participates on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

 

5.2 Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. The Blessed Barrenness will never ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourages users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

 

5.3 This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

 

  1. USING SEARCH TECHNOLOGY

 

The use of search technology, such as “web-crawlers” or “web-spiders”, to search and gain information from this website is not permitted if such technology will result in slowing down this website or infringe the intellectual property rights of The Blessed Barrenness.

 

  1. GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTES

 

7.1 This site is hosted, controlled and operated from South Africa and therefore governed by South Africa law, subject to the terms of Public International Law.

 

7.2 In the event of any dispute of any nature whatsoever arising between the parties on any matter provided for in, or arising out of this agreement, the South Africa law will apply and the appropriate courts of South Africa will have jurisdiction.

 

7.3 It is expressly prohibited for any person, business, or entity to gain or attempt to gain unauthorised access to any information on this website, or to deliver or attempt to deliver any unauthorised, damaging or malicious code to this website. Any person who delivers or attempts to deliver any unauthorised, damaging or malicious code to this website or attempts to gain unauthorised access to any page on this website shall be held criminally liable, and in the event that The Blessed Barrenness should suffer any damage or loss, civil damages will be claimed.

 

  1. VARIATION OF THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

The Blessed Barrenness reserves the right to make changes to this website, this Agreement, and the other information contained in this website at any time and without notice. Please refer to these terms and conditions when you visit the site as they may change from time to time.

 

  1. CONTACT INFORMATION

 

Users may contact us by e-mail at the following address: sharon@theblessedbarrenness.co.za

 

  1. GENERAL ONLINE SHOPPING

 

When placing information onto this website, reasonable care will be taken to ensure that all details, prices, product images and descriptions displayed are correct at the time. While every attempt has been made to show textures, appearances and colours of products as accurately as possible, what you see

April 5, 2017