Terms of Service
Please read these Terms of Service (“Terms”, “Terms of Service”) carefully before using this website (the “Service”) operated by the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) (“us”, “we”, or “our”).
Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms of Service apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service. By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.
By subscribing to our Service, you agree that all the contact and profile information you provide for individual and/or corporate members, be published on the IPIA website. The IPIA will not be held responsible for any persons or third-party access and using the contact and/or profile information. Should you not want the IPIA to publish your contact and/or profile information you will have to submit your request in writing to email@example.com.
If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Service (“Purchase”) you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your purchase including: name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information and billing address.
You represent and warrant that:
- You have the legal right to use any credit card(s) or other payment method(s) in connection with any Purchase.
- The information you supply to us is true, correct and complete.
You expressly agree that the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) is not responsible for any loss or damage arising from the submission of false or inaccurate information.
By submitting such information, you grant us the right to provide the information provided to third parties for purposes of facilitating the completion of Purchases.
We reserve the right to refuse or cancel your order at any time for certain reasons including but not limited to: product or service availability, errors in the product or service description or price, error in your order or other reasons. You expressly agree that the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) cannot accept any liability for loss or damage arising out of such cancellation. We reserve the right to refuse or cancel your order if we suspect fraud or an unauthorized or illegal transaction.
Availability, Errors and Inaccuracies
We are constantly updating our offerings of products and services on the Service. The products or services available on our Service may be mispriced, described inaccurately, or unavailable, and we may experience delays in updating information on the Service. You expressly agree that any such offer of a product or service does not constitute a legal offer capable of attracting legal consequences.
We cannot and do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information, including prices, product images, specifications, availability, and services. We reserve the right to change or update information and to correct errors, inaccuracies, or omissions at any time without prior notice.
When you create an account with us, you must provide us information that is accurate, complete, and current at all times. Failure to do so constitutes a breach of the Terms of Service, which may result in immediate termination of your account on our Service.
You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the site and for any activities or actions under your password, whether your password is with our Service or a third-party service.
You agree not to reveal your password to any third party. You must notify us immediately upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.
The Service and its original content, features and functionality are and will remain the exclusive property of the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) and its licensors. The Service is protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of both South Africa and foreign countries. Our trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service without the prior written consent of the IPIA (International Professional Image Association).
Links to Other Web Sites
Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by the IPIA (International Professional Image Association). We have no control over any website we are linked to so we cannot be responsible for safeguarding any information which you provide such sites and this privacy statement does not govern such sites. Caution should be exercised when visiting linked websites and the privacy statement of the website in question should be examined.
The IPIA (International Professional Image Association) has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that IPIA (International Professional Image Association) shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services. We strongly advise you to read the terms of service and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.
We may terminate or suspend your account immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.
Upon termination, your right to use the Service will immediately cease. If you wish to terminate your account, you may simply discontinue using the Service.
All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall the IPIA (International Professional Image Association), nor its directors, employees, partners, agents, suppliers, or affiliates, be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, including without limitation, loss of profits, data, use, goodwill, or other intangible losses, resulting from your access to or use of or inability to access or use the Service, any conduct or content of any third party on the Service, any content obtained from the Service, unauthorized access, use or alteration of your transmissions or content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or any other legal theory, whether or not we have been informed of the possibility of such damage, and even if a remedy set forth herein is found to have failed of its essential purpose.
Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. The Service is provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or course of performance.
The IPIA (International Professional Image Association), its subsidiaries, affiliates, and its licensors do not warrant that:
- The Service will function uninterrupted, secure or available at any particular time or location
- any errors or defects will be corrected
- The Service is free of viruses or other harmful components, the results of using the Service will meet your requirements.
The IPIA maintains this website to connect persons working in the Image Industry. Our goal is to keep this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them.
This information, however, is not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up to date. It is also sometimes linked to external sites over which IPIA has no control and for which IPIA assumes no responsibility.
The IPIA does not invite reliance upon, nor accept responsibility for, the information it provides.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing and notwithstanding any other provision of these terms, under no circumstances will the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) ever be liable to you or any other person for any indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary loss or damage arising from, connected with, or relating to your use of the Service, these Terms, the subject matter of these Terms, the termination of these Terms or otherwise, including but not limited to personal injury, loss of data, business, markets, savings, income, profits, use, production, reputation or goodwill, anticipated or otherwise, or economic loss, under any theory of liability regardless of any negligence or other fault or wrongdoing (including without limitation gross negligence and fundamental breach) by the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) or any person for whom the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) is responsible, and even if the IPIA (International Professional Image Association) has been advised of the possibility of such loss or damage being incurred.
These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms of Service at any time. When we do such updates, we undertake to notify members via email. By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, you must stop using the service.
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us through our website or email us at the email address below.
Call us: +27 62 843 8382
Email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
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