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You agree to the terms of service outlined in this Agreement with respect to your use of the Website. This Agreement constitutes the total and sole agreement between you and WatsupAfrica pertaining to your use of the Website, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and/or understandings with respect to the Website. We may change this Agreement from time-to-time, in our sole discretion, without specific notice to you. The newest Agreement will be posted on the Website, and you must review this Agreement prior to using the Website. By your continued use of the Website, you hereby agree to all the terms of service presented within the Agreement effective at that time. Therefore, you should regularly check this page for updates and/or changes.
“Content” refers to all components of the Website, all content, Marks (defined below) audio, video, audio-visual, text, graphics, messages, newsletters in electronic or any other form, artwork, illustrations, images, photographs, data and data collection tools and applications, information, databases, designs and all other proprietary information and materials, are all copyrightable and legally protectable, tangible or intangible, including the selection, sequence, look and feel and arrangement of items. Content is either our property or owned by our licensors, operational service providers, advertisers, promotional partners or other third parties and is protected under laws, regulations and international treaties that apply. You agree not to reproduce or sell but you can distribute, disseminate, publish, broadcast or circulate any Content on this website to any other person or entity provided you make a reference back to Us by adding our website link (You do not need to seek for the consent of WatsupAfrica. “Marks” refers to trademarks, service marks, logos, brands and brand names, trade dress and trade names and all other distinctive identification. You may not alter, delete, obscure or conceal any copyright or other notices applicable to Content, impair or attempt to circumvent or alter any digital right management or other technology, or use Content or the WatsupAfrica services in violation of this Agreement or any laws or regulations. You may not use, store or do anything with Content, unless expressly permitted under this Agreement. You may not use any computerized or automatic mechanism, to access, extract or download any Content or use WatsupAfrica services in an illegal or harmful manner.
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Limitation of Liability
You understand and agree, to the fullest extent permissible by law, neither we nor any affiliate, successor or assignee, nor any of our or their officers, directors, trustees, employees, agents, licensors, representatives, advertisers or promotional partners shall be liable for any claim, loss or damage, direct or indirect, including, without limitation, compensatory, consequential, incidental, indirect, special, exemplary or punitive damages of any kind whatsoever in connection with, as a result of, or arising from : ( i ) your use or inability to use the Website, Content and/or WatsupAfrica services.
If you have a dispute with us or are dissatisfied with our service or your agreement with us, termination of your use of the Website and WatsupAfrica services is your sole right and exclusive remedy, even if that right or remedy is deemed to fail of its essential purpose. You agree we have no other obligation, liability or responsibility to you or any other party. Under no circumstances do we have any obligation to refund any monies you paid us.
You agree to defend and indemnify us and any of our affiliates, as well as our and their officers, directors, trustees, employees, agents, licensors, representatives and advertisers against any and all demands, claims and actions ( including, without limitation, any claim you improperly downloaded, used, encoded, decoded, compressed, copied, displayed, broadcast, adapted, accessed, exported or transmitted any Content ) ( “Claims” ). You also agree to hold us harmless from and against all losses, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) resulting from your breach or violation of this Agreement or arising from or associated with any Post, Content, messages or materials you submit or otherwise make available or your violation of any law or regulation or infringement, misappropriation or violation of the rights of any other party. We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any such Claims and all negotiations for their settlement or compromise and you agree to fully cooperate with us.
Third Party Websites
The Website may provide links to other Internet websites and/or resources. Because WatsupAfrica has no control over such third-party websites and/or resources, you hereby acknowledge and agree that WatsupAfrica is not responsible for the availability of such third party websites and/or resources. Furthermore, we do not endorse, and not responsible or liable for, any terms and conditions, privacy policies, content, advertising, services, products and/or other materials at or available from such third party websites or resources, or for any damages and/or losses arising there from.
Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), all notifications of claimed copyright infringement of Content on our Service should be sent ONLY to this address.
Written notification of copyright infringement must be submitted to the address : [email protected].
Your Notification of claimed infringement must include substantially the following information : (1) an electronic or physical signature of the owner or of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest ; ( 2 ) identification of the copyrighted work ( or works ) that you claim has ( or have ) been infringed ; ( 3 ) a description of the material that you claim is infringing, and the location where the original or an authorized copy of the copyrighted work exists ( for example, the URL of the page of the website where it is lawfully found ; the name, edition and pages of a book from which an excerpt was copied, etc. ) ; ( 4 ) a clear description of where the infringing material is located on our website, including as applicable its URL, so that we can locate the material ; ( 5 ) your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address ; (6) a statement that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law ; and (7) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
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