Conditions of Use

Welcome to Öko H2O South Africa


Intellectual Property Policy and Infringement Disclaimer ...


Welcome to Öko H2O South Africa. Öko H2O South Africa maintains the site for informational purposes and as a service to the Site's visitors, subject to the following terms and conditions. If you use the Site, you accept the Disclaimer. If you do not agree, then you may not use the Site. Öko H2O South Africa reserves the right to modify Site's content without prior notice. Your use of the Site is at your own risk. Any products published on the Site may be the subject of intellectual property rights reserved by suppliers and are not licensed hereunder. You must make your own determination of the suitability and completeness for your own use. Öko H2O South Africa makes no representation for any product with intellectual property problems. Once products sold online suffer infringement claims, suppliers will take responsibility for it without excuse. Öko H2O South Africa will not interfere. All measures and conversions of metric/imperial values are approximate.


ALL CONTENT, INFORMATION, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS PROVIDED ON THE SITE ARE PROVIDED FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. ÖKO H2O SOUTH AFRICA DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. ÖKO H2O SOUTH AFRICA FURTHER DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS PROVIDED IN THE SITE. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE APPROPRIATENESS OF THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED BY ÖKO H2O SOUTH AFRICA ON THE SITE FOR YOUR INTENDED APPLICATION AND USE. ÖKO H2O SOUTH AFRICA DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, OR THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IT OFFERS ON THE SITE MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS. IN NO EVENT WILL ÖKO H2O SOUTH AFRICA BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE SITE. ÖKO H2O SOUTH AFRICA ASSUMES NO LIABILITY AND DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ANY PRODUCT INFORMATION OR CONTENT CONTAINED IN THE SITE IS ACCURATE, CURRENT, RELIABLE, COMPLETE OR ERROR-FREE.

Öko H2O South Africa will use the following actions to deter suspicious listings:


---Removal of listings upon receipt of intellectual property infringement claim against the same from intellectual property right holders


---Written notification to suppliers responsible for listings subject to intellectual property infringement claim


---Termination of suppliers' account in respect of repeated intellectual property infringement claims that suppliers fail to submit valid counter-notification to refute infringement allegations against them As a neutral    e-commerce platform, Öko H2O South Africa will not adjudge conflicting intellectual property infringement claims. All conflicting intellectual property infringement claims shall be resolved by the relevant conflicting parties separately from Öko H2O South Africa.


Sharing and Disclosure Your Information...


All design logos appearing on this site (site materials) are the exclusive property of Öko H2O South Africa. As such, Öko H2O South Africa owns all right, title and interest in the Logos, including but not limited to, copyright, trademark, service mark, trade dress, moral rights, rights under any statutory protection of fine arts, and otherwise, as applicable. As a condition of your use of any Logo, you agree to:

Refrain from asserting any ownership, proprietary or other rights in any Logo or to challenge, contest, or take any other action inconsistent with Our exclusive ownership rights in the Logos, irrespective of any use you may make of any Logo; Refrain from seeking any form of registration in any state, federal or foreign jurisdiction, of any trademark, service mark, trade dress, logo or other commercial designation that includes any Logo or any colorable imitation or derivative thereof;

Refrain from pursuing any claim, action or proceeding against Öko H2O South Africa, vendors or customers based upon any Logo used by you; Indemnify and defend Öko H2O South Africa and against any claim, cost or liability of any kind, including for copyright and trademark infringement, arising out of your use of any Logo; Waive, release and hold harmless Öko H2O South Africa, vendors or customers from any claim or liability based upon our printing or provision of any materials to any other customer of Öko H2O South Africa containing a Logo similar or identical to a Logo selected by you.


Copyright of Content...


Under this agreement, the payment processing services for goods and/or services purchased on this website are provided by Öko H2O South Africa. All the Öko H2O South Africa members have right to upload the photos and videos while you place a review. All postings, messages, texts, files, images, photos, videos, sounds, or other materials ("Content") posted on, transmitted through, or linked from the service, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. More importantly, you are entirely responsible for each individual item ("Item") of Content that you post, email or make available via the service. Öko H2O South Africa does not control and is not responsible for Content made available through the service, and that by using the service; you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent, inaccurate, misleading, or objectionable. Furthermore, the Öko H2O South Africa site and Content available through the service may contain links to other websites, which are completely independent of Öko H2O South Africa. Öko H2O South Africa makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the information contained in any such site. Your linking to any other websites is at your own risk. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, that you may not rely on said Content, and that under no circumstances will Öko H2O South Africa be liable in any way for any Content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed or otherwise made available via the Service. You acknowledge that Öko H2O South Africa does not pre-screen or approve Content, but that Öko H2O South Africa shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to refuse, delete or move any Content that is available via the service.


No Warranties...


Öko H2O South Africa and the materials contained therein are provided without warranties of any kind, express or implied. Your expressly agree that use of the site, including all content or date distributed by or, downloaded or accessed from or through the site, is at your sole risk. Öko H2O South Africa does not represent or warrant that materials in the site are accurate, complete, current, reliable or error-free. Öko H2O South Africa is not responsible for typographical errors or omissions relating to pricing, text or photography. We can not and do not represent or warrant that the site or its server(s) is(are) free of viruses or other harmful components, including content that is posted by third parties. You should use industry-recognized software to detect and disinfect viruses from any download. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of certain warranties or conditions, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you.


Limited Liability...


In no event shall we be liable for any indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages whether in an action in contract, tort, equity or otherwise, arising out of or in any way connected with the use of or inability to use this site or the materials therein or resulting from unauthorized access to or alteration of Date. The parties acknowledge that this is a reasonable allocation of risk.


Children...


The site and its services are not directed to, and not intended for the use of children under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not submit any reviews of products or services or any personal information to the site or the Review Service.


Changes to These Terms...


Öko H2O South Africa reserves the right to change or modify any of the terms and conditions contained in these Site Terms, or any policy of the site, from time to time at any time and in its sole discretion. If Öko H2O South Africa decides to change these Site Terms or a Site policies, it will post a new version on the site and update the effective date set forth above. Any changes or modifications to these Site Terms will be effective upon posting of the revisions. Your continued use of the site following posting of any changes or modifications constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications.


Takedown Policy of Öko H2O South Africa...


Öko H2O South Africa has developed a Rights Owner Policy (ROP) to protect the Intellectual Property (IP) of third parties and consumers. It is our policy to respond to clear notices of alleged IP infringement. Because intellectual property owners are ultimately responsible for protecting their intellectual property, and Öko H2O South Africa isn't an expert in intellectual property owners' rights, we need your help by Notice in identifying what you believe may infringe your IP rights. This page describes the information that should be presented in a Notice. But please NOTE: Misrepresentations made in your Notice regarding whether material or activity is infringing may expose you to liability and damages. Courts have found that you must consider IP defenses, limitations or exceptions before sending a Notice. If you are unsure about the meaning of this policy, please contact an attorney. If you have a good faith belief that an intellectual property right has been violated, you can submit a statement of alleged IP infringement. This statement must contain the following information:

-Your first and last names and, where appropriate, the company name that you represent

-Your address

-The name of the intellectual property owner

-Your contact email address

-A description of the intellectual property rights that you claim are infringed

-An explanation of the infringement and a description where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Öko H2O South Africa website

-A declaration that you have a good-faith belief that there is an intellectual property right has been violated

-A statement that the information in your Notice is correct to the best of your knowledge and belief

-A declaration that you will indemnify Öko H2O South Africa from against any claims, losses, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, which Öko H2O South Africa may incur in connection with the restriction of the account identified in this notice.