TERMS AND CONDITIONS

These Terms and Conditions (“the Terms and Conditions”) govern your (“the User”) use of PitchLab (“Provider”) website located at the domain name www.pitchlab.co.za (“the Website”). By accessing and using the Website, the User agrees to be bound by the Terms and Conditions set out in this legal notice. The User may not access, display, use, download, and/or otherwise copy or distribute Content obtained on the website for marketing and other purposes without the consent of the Provider.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

By using this Website or communicating with the Provider by electronic means, the user consents and acknowledges that any and all agreements, notices, disclosures, or any other communication satisfies any legal requirement, including but not limited to the requirement that such communications should be in writing.

UPDATING OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Provider reserves the rights to change, modify, add or remove from portions or the whole of these Terms and Conditions from time to time. Changes to these Terms and Conditions will become effective upon such changes being posted to this Website. It is the User’s obligation to periodically check these Terms and Conditions at the Website for changes or updates. The User’s continued use of this Website following the posting of changes or updates will be considered notice of the User’s acceptance to abide by and be bound by these Terms and Conditions, including such changes or updates.

COPYRIGHT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Provider provides certain information at the Website. Content currently or anticipated to be displayed at this Website is provided by Provider, its affiliates and/or subsidiary, or any other third party owners of such content, and includes but is not limited to Literary Works, Musical Works, Artistic Works, Sound Recordings, Cinematograph Films, Sound and Television Broadcasts, Program-Carrying Signals, Published Editions and Computer Programs (“the Content”). All such proprietary works, and the compilation of the proprietary works, are copyright the Provider, its affiliates or subsidiary, or any other third party owner of such rights (“the Owners”), and is protected by South African and international copyright laws. The Providers reserve the right to make any changes to the Website, the Content, or to products and/or services offered through the Website at any times and without notice. All rights in and to the Content is reserved and retained by the Owners. Except as specified in these Terms and Conditions, the User is not granted a license or any other right including without limitation under Copyright, Trademark, Patent or other Intellectual Property Rights in or to the Content.

CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

Commencing from the date on which these Terms and Conditions are accepted information may be exchanged between PitchLab and the User for the purpose of considering, evaluating and negotiating any proposed transaction between PitchLab and The User and the provision of any services in respect of any proposed transaction between PitchLab and The User.

Any such information in whatever form relating to the business of you (“The User”) for this purpose, that is directly disclosed to PitchLab by the The User or which is generated or comes to PitchLab's attention in connection with this purpose, but excluding any information that is in the public domain, or information independently developed by PitchLab, or information disclosed to PitchLab by a third party other than in breach of an obligation of confidence that was owed to The User shall be regarded as confidential information

TREATMENT OF CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

PitchLab recognizes that the Confidential Information is of crucial importance to the Business of the User and that The User has a legitimate proprietary interest which it is entitled to protect.

PitchLab undertakes:

  • To keep the Confidential Information secret
  • To use the confidential information only for the purpose of evaluating any proposed transaction between PitchLab and The User
  • Not directly or indirectly to disclose the Confidential Information in whole or in part to any person, except to representatives of PitchLab as are strictly necessary or where it is compelled to do so by law
  • To ensure that no persons gain access to Confidential Information unless authorized, or with the express permission of The User
  • That all Confidential Information is and shall remain the property of the User and that disclosure thereof does not grant to PitchLab any express or implied license to use such Confidential Information except for the stated purposes in these terms and conditions

PitchLab is entitled to retain a copy of the Confidential Information for its own internal processes, including its quality, risk, or compliance obligations but these terms and conditions remain binding on PitchLab for such retained Confidential Information.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

The Website and all Content on the Website, including any current or future offer of products or services, are provided on an “as is” basis, and may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. The Owners make no warranty or representation as to the availability, accuracy or completeness of the Content. Neither Provider nor any holding company, affiliate or subsidiary of Provider, shall be held responsible for any direct or indirect special, consequential or other damage of any kind whatsoever suffered or incurred, related to the use of, or the inability to access or use the Content or the Website or any functionality thereof, or of any linked website, even if Provider is expressly advised thereof.

CHOICE OF LAW

This Website is controlled, operated and administered by Provider from its offices within the Republic of South Africa. Access to the Website from territories or countries where the Content or purchase of the products sold on the Website is illegal is prohibited. The User may not use this Website in violation of South African export laws and regulations. If the User accesses this Website from locations outside of South Africa, that User is responsible for compliance with all local laws. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa, and the User consents to the jurisdiction of the Witwatersrand High Court in the event of any dispute. If any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions are found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to give effect to the intent of these Terms and Conditions, and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between the Provider and the User with regard to the use of the Content and this Website.

PRIVACY POLICY

Please also see our Privacy Policy, which describes the collection use and disclosure of personal information, as well as accuracy and security, usernames and passwords, cookies, and external link details that govern the entire PitchLab website.

GENERAL

If you have questions regarding our Privacy Statement, please email us: clientservices@pitchlab.co.za