Terms & Conditions

1. Website Terms of Use

These Terms (“Terms”) govern your (“User”) use of Correspondent Association 101 (Pty) Ltd’s t/a Attorneys Online (“Provider”) website located at the domain name http://www.attorneysonline.co.za/ (“Website”). By accessing and using the Website, the User agrees to be bound by the Terms set out in this legal notice. If the User does not wish to be bound by these Terms, the User may not access, display, use, download, or otherwise copy or distribute Content obtained at the Website.

Attorneys Online is a web based platform where the general public and the Attorneys profession can search and view the services of a variety of attorneys in their area.

Information made available on the web based platform is merely a listing and generated from the information received from the various listed attorneys and the correctness thereof cannot be warranted.

 

2. About us

Attorneys Online is a web based platform where the general public and the Attorneys profession can search and view the services of a variety of Attorneys in their area.

Information made available on the web based platform is merely a listing and generated from the information received from the various listed attorneys and the correctness thereof cannot be warranted.

 

3. Complaints and disputes

Provider offers Users to file complaints via the “Contact us” service of the website http://www.attorneysonline.co.za/. Currently Provider does not subscribe to any alternative dispute resolution code or mechanism.

 

4. Use of Site

User may only use this site to browse the content, make legitimate purchases and shall not use this site for any other purposes, including without limitation, to make any speculative, false or fraudulent purchase. This site and the content provided in this site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed. 'Deep-linking', 'embedding' or using analogous technology is strictly prohibited. Unauthorized use of this site and/or the materials contained on this site may violate applicable copyright, trademark or other intellectual property laws or other laws.

Attorneys may appoint other listed and specified Correspondent Attorneys who have accepted to work on an agreed fee structure. The fee structure is a basis from where Attorneys can negotiate their own fees and Correspondent Attorneys may elect to provide their services in accordance with an allowed one third allowance as allowed by the relevant law society.

 

5. Disclaimer of Warranty

  1. The contents of this site are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability, fitness for a purpose and non-infringement.
  2. The owner of this site, the authors of these contents and in general anybody connected to this site in any way, assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in these contents.
  3. The Providers further do not warrant, guarantee or make any representation regarding the safety, reliability, accuracy, correctness or completeness of these contents. The Providers shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, general, special, incidental or consequential damages (including -without limitation- data loss, lost revenues and lost profit) which may result from the inability to use or the correct or incorrect use, abuse, or misuse of these contents, even if the Providers have been informed of the possibilities of such damages. The Providers cannot assume any obligation or responsibility.
  4. The use of these contents is forbidden in those places where the law does not allow this disclaimer to take full effect.

 

6. Our Rights

  1. Provider reserves the right to:
    1. modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part of) with or without notice to you and you confirm that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification to or withdrawal of the Website; and/or
    2. apply changes to these Conditions from time to time and user’s continued use of the Website (or any part of) following such change shall be deemed to be user acceptance of such change. It is user’s responsibility to check regularly to determine whether the Conditions have been changed. If you do not agree to any change to the Conditions, it is important to ensure the discontinued use of the Website with immediate effect.
    3. We will use our reasonable endeavors to maintain the Website. The Website is subject to change from time to time. You will not be eligible for any compensation because you cannot use any part of the Website or because of a failure, suspension or withdrawal of all or part of the Website due to circumstances beyond our control.

 

7. Privacy Policy

  1. We are committed to protecting user privacy. This privacy policy applies to all the web pages related to this website.
  2. All the information gathered in the online forms on the website is used to personally identify users that subscribe to this service. The information will not be used for anything other than which is stated in the Terms & Conditions of use for this service. None of the information will be sold or made available to anyone.
  3. The Site may collect certain information about user visit, such as the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the Site; the pages that you access while at the Site and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site. This information is used to help improve the Site, analyze trends, and administer the Site.
  4. We may need to change this policy from time to time in order to address new issues and reflect changes on our site. We will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and whether we will disclose that information to anyone. Please refer back to this policy regularly. If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policy, please send us an E-mail.
  5. By using this website, you signify user acceptance of our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our site. User continued use of the website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean that you accept those changes.

 

8. Cookie/Tracking Technology

The Site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the Site, and understanding how visitors use the Site. Cookies can also help customize the Site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology; however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.

 

9. Third Party Links

In an attempt to provide increased value to our Users, we may provide links to other websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the privacy practices or the content (including misrepresentative or defamatory content) of such websites, including (without limitation) any advertising, products or other materials or services on or available from such websites or resources, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by, or in connection with, the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on such external sites or resources.

 

10. Delivery Policy

When you click to make a purchase with us legal obligations arise and user right to refund of monies charged to user credit card or paid in any other way agreed by us, are limited by our terms & conditions and cancellation/refund policy. You must not make any purchase through this site unless you understand and agree all our terms and conditions and cancellation/refund policy. Once payment is made for the purchase, it is deemed that you have read and understood the terms and conditions for such purchase. If you have any queries please contact us before making any purchase for any service through this website.

 

11. Disclosure of outlet country at time of payment

South Africa

First National Bank

 

12. Payment Options and Pricing

Attorneys Online offers various packages, memberships and payment options to cater for and in accordance to the user and member’s needs. (Please see “Attorneys Online Listing Packages”).

All payments must be made by way of debit order and this agreement shall not be valid until such time as the debit order has been completed and signed by you.

 

13. Monitoring

We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and content associated with the Website. We may investigate any reported violation of these Conditions or complaints and take any action that we deem appropriate (which may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspending, terminating or attaching conditions to user access and/or removing any materials from the Website).

 

14. Choice of Law

  1. This Website is controlled, operated and administered by Provider from its offices as set out below within the Republic of South Africa.
  2. These Terms will 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.
  3. If any of the provisions of these Terms are found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to give effect to the intent of these Terms, and the remainder of these Terms will continue in full force.
  4. These Terms constitutes the entire agreement between the Provider and the User with regard to the use of the Content and this Website.

 

15. Updating of these Terms and Conditions

We reserve the right to change, modify, add to 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.

 

16. Consent

I understand that all the designs and trademarks are registered to Attorneys Online and hereby accept the terms and conditions. I undertake not to copy/duplicate the trademarks and designs directly or indirectly in anyway and understand the legal implications thereof. Should I be found to be in violation of this agreement I understand that I will be held liable for all legal costs incurred by Attorneys Online for any civil action or any legal action deemed necessary against me.

 

17. Contact Details

In the event that you need to contact Provider for purposes related to these Terms and Conditions, please use contact details on our “contact us” page.

A copy of the ECT Act is available at http://www.polity.org.za/pol/acts/2002.