Terms and ConditionsWalk Thru the Bible NPC (1994/002945/08)
Terms and Conditions index
Website User Terms and Conditions of Use
Content Of The Sites
Linked Third-Party Websites And Third-Party Content
Intellectual Property Rights
Risk, Limitation Of Liability And Indemnity
Breach Or Cancellation By Service Provider
Compliance With Laws
1. Website User Terms and Conditions of Use
This document sets out the terms and conditions of use of our website, social media site or any other electronic platform owned by us (referred to herein as “Our Sites” or the “Sites”) and regulates your use thereof.
Walk Thru the Bible NPC (1994/002945/08) is a non-profit association incorporated in accordance with the company laws of the Republic of South Africa.
Walk Thru the Bible NPC (1994/002945/08) shall refer to ourselves in this document as “we”, “us, “our”, “Walk Thru the Bible” or “WTB”
Our Sites are used for marketing, information, online courses, and other purposes.
Should any person that accesses the Sites, (herein referred to as “you” or “user”) disagree with any of the Terms, you must refrain from accessing the Sites and/or using our services.
If you are under the age of 18, you must obtain your parents’ or legal guardians’ advance authorization, permission and consent to be bound by these Terms before purchasing any products or services.
WTB reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to amend and/or replace any of, or the whole of, the Terms. Such amendments shall supersede and replace any previous Terms and shall be made available on Our Sites.
Each time a user accesses WTB’s Sites and/or uses the services, the user shall be deemed to have consented, by such access and/or use, to the Terms, as amended and/or replaced by WTB from time to time. If you are not satisfied with the amended Terms, you should refrain from using the Sites.
If there is anything in these Terms that you do not understand then please contact us as soon as possible.
2. Content Of The Sites
WTB reserves the right to make improvements, to change or to discontinue, without notice, any aspect or feature of the Sites and any information or content on the Sites.
WTB reserves the right to change and amend the products, prices and rates quoted on the Sites from time to time without notice.
WTB may use the services of third parties to provide information on the Sites. WTB has no control over this information and makes no representations or warranties of any nature as to its accuracy, appropriateness, or correctness. The user agrees that such information is provided “as is” and that WTB and its online partners shall not be liable for any losses or damages that may arise from the user’s reliance on it, howsoever these may arise.
Bibliographic information is provided by third parties. It is presented ‘as is’ and Walk Thru the Bible does not accept responsibility for inaccuracies.
WTB makes no representations or warranties, whether express or implied, as to the accuracy, completeness or reliability of any information, data and/or content on the Sites, including without limitation:
2.5.1 WTB does not warrant that the Sites or information or downloads shall be error-free or that they shall meet any particular criteria of performance or quality. WTB expressly disclaims all implied warranties, including without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy;
2.5.2 Whilst WTB has taken reasonable measures to ensure the integrity of the Sites and its contents, no warranty, whether express or implied, is given that any files, downloads or applications available via the Sites are free of viruses, or any other data or code which has the ability to corrupt, damage or affect the operation of the user’s system; and
2.5.3 WTB disclaims any responsibility for the verification of any claims. Information published on the Sites may be done so in the format in which WTB receives it and statements from external parties are accepted as fact.
3. Linked Third-Party Websites And Third-Party Content
WTB may provide links to third-party websites on the Sites. These links are provided to the user for convenience purposes only and WTB does not endorse, nor does the inclusion of any link imply WTB’s endorsement of, such websites, their owners, licensees or administrators or such websites’ content or security practices and operations.
While WTB tries to provide links only to reputable websites or online partners, WTB cannot accept responsibility or liability for the information provided on other websites. Linked websites or pages are not under, nor subject to, the control of WTB. WTB is not responsible for and gives no warranties or makes any representations in respect of the privacy policies or practices of linked or any third party or advertised websites on the Sites.
You agree that WTB shall not be held liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for the content, the use or inability to use or access any linked website or any link(s) contained in a linked website, nor for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of any dealings with, or as the result of the presence of such third-party linked websites on Our Sites. Any dealings that you may have with any linked websites, including advertisers, found on the website, are solely between you and the third-party website.
4. Usage Restrictions
The user hereby agrees that it shall not itself, nor through a third party:
4.1.1 copy (other than for backup, archival or disaster recovery purposes), reproduce, translate, adapt, vary, modify, lease, licence, sub-license, encumber or in any other way deal with any part of the Sites for any reason and in any manner unless it is consistent with the intent and purpose of these Terms;
4.1.2 decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any portion of the Sites;
4.1.3 write and/or develop any derivative of the Sites or any other software program based on the Sites;
4.1.4 modify or enhance the Sites. In the event of a user effecting any modifications or enhancements to the Sites in breach of this clause, such modifications and enhancements shall be the property of WTB;
4.1.5 without WTB’s prior written consent, provide, disclose, divulge or make available to or permit the use of or give access to the Sites by persons other than the user;
4.1.6 remove any identification, trademark, copyright or other notices from the Sites;
4.1.7 post or transmit, by means of reviews, comments, suggestions, ideas, questions or other information through the Sites, any content which is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane or hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable content of any kind; and/or
4.1.8 notwithstanding anything contained to the contrary in these Terms, use the Sites for any purpose other than personal, non-commercial and information purposes.
Product prices quoted are inclusive of South African Value Added Tax.
To the extent that there is any product or pricing error or omission, WTB has the right within its sole discretion to inform you of this and not to accept any transaction.
WTB shall only accept financial transactions once payment has been processed and your account has been debited.
In the case of credit card orders, WTB reserves the right to request faxed copies of the front and back of the card and an assigned letter authorising the transaction.
In order to ensure the security and reliable operation of the services to all WTB’s users, WTB hereby reserves the right to take whatever action it may deem necessary to preserve the security, integrity and reliability of its network and back-office applications.
You may not utilise the Sites in any manner which may compromise the security of WTB’s networks or tamper with the Sites in any manner whatsoever, which shall include without limitation, gaining or attempting to gain unauthorised access to the Sites, or delivering or attempting to deliver any unauthorised, damaging, or malicious code to the Sites, all of which is expressly prohibited. Any person or entity which does so, or attempts to do so, shall be held criminally liable. Further, should WTB suffer any damage or loss, civil damages shall be claimed by WTB against the user.
Any user who commits any of the offences detailed in Chapter 13 of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002 (“ECTA”) (specifically sections 85 to 88 (inclusive)) shall, notwithstanding criminal prosecution, be liable for all resulting liability, loss or damages suffered and/or incurred by WTB and its affiliates, agents and/or partners.
7. Intellectual Property Rights
For the purpose of this clause, the following words shall have the following meanings ascribed to them:
7.1.1 “Intellectual property rights” means all and any of the rights in and to the intellectual property of any nature whatsoever owned and/or controlled directly or under licence by WTB, now or in the future, including without limitation, WTB’s rights, title and interest in and to all technology, source code/s, trade secrets, logos, systems, methods, trademarks, trade names, styles, insignia, designs, patents and copyright, and all similar proprietary rights which may subsist in any part of the world, whether registered or not.
All copyright and other intellectual property rights in all content, trademarks, software, data, material, including logos, databases, text, graphics, icons, hyperlinks, confidential information, designs, agreements, and multimedia works, published on or via the Sites (“proprietary material”), are the property of, or are licensed to, WTB and as such are protected from infringement by local and international legislation and treaties.
By submitting reviews, comments and/or any other content (other than your personal information) to WTB for posting on the Sites, you automatically grant WTB and its affiliates a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and licence to use, reproduce, publish, translate, sub-license, copy and distribute such content in whole or in part worldwide, and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or hereinafter developed, for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such content. Subject to this licence, you retain any and all rights that may exist in such content.
All rights not expressly granted are reserved and no right, title or interest in any proprietary material or information contained in the Sites is granted to you.
Except with WTB’s express written permission, no proprietary material from the Sites may be copied or retransmitted.
Irrespective of the existence of copyright, the user acknowledges that WTB is the proprietor of all material on the Sites (except where a third party is indicated as the proprietor), whether it constitutes confidential information or not, and that the user has no right, title or interest in any such material.
WTB authorises you only to view, copy, temporarily download to a local drive and to print the content of the Sites, or any part thereof provided that such content is used for personal purposes and for information purposes only, and such content is used for non-commercial purposes.
8. Risk, Limitation Of Liability And Indemnity
The user’s use of Our Sites and the information contained on Our Sites is entirely at the user’s own risk and the user assumes full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from the use thereof.
The transmission of information via the internet, including without limitation e-mail, is susceptible to monitoring and interception. The user bears all risk of transmitting information in this manner. Under no circumstances shall WTB be liable for any loss, harm, or damage suffered by the user as a result thereof. WTB reserves the right to request independent verification of any information transmitted via e-mail and the user consents to such verification should WTB deem it necessary.
To the extent permissible by law:
8.3.1 Neither WTB, its affiliates, shareholders, donors, funders, partners, agents, consultants or employees shall be liable for any damages whatsoever, including without limitation any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, howsoever arising (whether in an action arising out of contract, statute, delict or otherwise) related to the use of, or the inability to access or use the content of the website or any functionality thereof, or the information contained on the website, or of any linked website, even if WTB knows or should reasonably have known or is expressly advised thereof.
8.3.2 The liability of WTB for faulty execution of the website as well as all damages suffered by the user, whether direct or indirect, because of the malfunctioning of the website shall be limited to WTB rectifying the malfunction, within a reasonable time and free of charge, provided that WTB is notified immediately of the damage or faulty execution of the website. This liability shall fall away and be expressly excluded if the user attempts to correct or allows third parties to correct or attempt to correct the website without the prior written approval of WTB. However, in no event shall WTB be liable to the user for loss of profits or for special, incidental, consequential or punitive losses or damages arising out of or in connection with Our Sites or its use or the delivery, installation, servicing, performance or use of it in combination with other computer software.
8.3.3 You hereby unconditionally and irrevocably indemnify WTB and agree to hold WTB free from all loss, damages, claims and/or costs, of whatsoever nature suffered or incurred by WTB or instituted against WTB as a direct or indirect result of:
188.8.131.52 your use of the Sites;
184.108.40.206 software, programs and support services supplied by, obtained by or modified by you or any third party without the consent or knowledge of WTB;
220.127.116.11 your failure to comply with any of the Terms or any other requirements which WTB may impose from time to time;
18.104.22.168 the actions or requirements of any telecommunications authority or a supplier of telecommunications services or software; or
22.214.171.124 any unavailability of, or interruption in, the service which is beyond the control of WTB.
WTB makes no warranty or representation as to the availability, accuracy, or completeness of the content of the Sites. You expressly waive and renounce all your rights of whatever nature that you may have against WTB for any loss and/or damage suffered by you, because of information supplied by WTB being incorrect, incomplete or inaccurate.
By subscribing as a user, you agree that you shall hold in the strictest confidence and not disclose to any third-party information acquired in connection with any aspect of the products and/or services offered by WTB. You shall notify WTB should you discover any loss or unauthorised disclosure of the information.
Any information or material sent to WTB will be deemed not to be confidential unless otherwise agreed in writing by the user and WTB.
11. Breach Or Cancellation By Service Provider
WTB is entitled without notice, in addition to any other remedy available to it at law or under these Terms, including obtaining an interdict, to cancel these Terms, limit or deny such user use of the Sites, products and services, or to claim specific performance of any obligation whether or not the due date for performance has arrived, in either event without prejudice to WTB’s right to claim damages, should any user:
11.1.1 breach any of these Terms;
11.1.2 in the sole discretion of WTB, use the Sites in an unauthorised manner; or
11.1.3 infringe any statute, regulation, ordinance, or law.
Breach of these Terms entitles WTB to deny you any further access to our Sites, and/or to take legal action as WTB may deem appropriate and/or necessary to protect its rights and interests, without prior notice to the user and the user agrees to reimburse the costs associated with such legal action to WTB on an attorney and own client scale.
12. Compliance With Laws
You shall comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations pertaining to your use of and access to Our Sites.
Except as explicitly stated otherwise, any notices shall be given by email to our email address or contact details made available on our official website (in the case of WTB) or to the e-mail address you have provided to WTB (in your case), or such other address that has been specified. Notice shall be deemed given 48 (forty-eight) hours after an email is sent unless the sending party is notified that the email address is invalid. Alternatively, WTB may give you notice by registered mail, postage prepaid and return receipt requested, to the address which you have provided to WTB. In such case, notice shall be deemed given 7 (seven) days after the date of mailing. You acknowledge that all agreements, notices or other communication required to be given in terms of the law or these Terms may be given via electronic means and that such communications shall be “in writing”. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, a written notice or communication received by a party shall be an adequate written notice or communication to it, notwithstanding that it was not sent to or delivered at its chosen address(es) for that purpose.
14. General Clauses
These Terms shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the country where our head office is based as shown on Our Sites (“Our Domicilium”).
Walk Thru the Bible NPC (1994/002945/08)’s physical address should be used for the legal service of documents.
Our Sites are controlled, operated, and administered by WTB from its head offices. WTB makes no representation that the content of the Sites is appropriate or available for use outside of Our Domicilium. Access to the Sites from territories or countries where the content of the Sites is illegal is prohibited. Users may not use the Sites in violation of the laws of Our Domicilium or export laws and regulations. If the user accesses the Sites from locations outside of Our Domicilium, that user is responsible for compliance with all local laws.
WTB does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted, or secure access to our services, as the operation of Our Sites may be interfered with as a result of a number of factors that are outside of our control.
If any provision of these Terms is held to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be struck out from these Terms and the remaining provisions shall be enforced to the full extent of the law.
WTB’s failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not constitute a waiver of our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.
You shall not be entitled to cede your rights or assign your rights or delegate your obligations in terms of these Terms to any third party without the prior written consent of WTB.
No party shall be bound by any express or implied term, representation, warranty, promise or the like not recorded herein, whether it induced the contract and/or whether it was negligent or not.
The headnotes to the paragraphs to these Terms are inserted for reference purposes only and shall not affect the interpretation of any of the provisions to which they relate.
Words importing the singular shall include the plural and vice versa, and words importing the masculine gender shall include females and words importing persons shall include partnerships and corporate and unincorporated entities.
These Terms set forth the entire understanding and agreement between WTB and you with respect to the subject matter hereof.