Terms and Conditions


Welcome to Muslim Association of South Africa (“MASA”).

Introduction

These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of MASA located at http://muslim.org.za/.

By accessing this website you accept and agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions. Do not continue to use MASA if you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

Definitions

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and all Agreements:

“Client”, “You”, “Your” and “User” refers to you, the person logged on to this website and compliant to the MASA’s terms and conditions.

“Ourselves”, “We”, “Our”, “Us” and “Provider”, refers to our (MASA’s) Non-Profit Organisation.

“Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the User (You) and ourselves.

All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the User in the most appropriate manner for the express purpose of meeting the User’s needs in respect of provision of the Non Profit Organisations stated services, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of South Africa, including the National Disaster Management Act 57 of 2002 and the Regulations thereto.

Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

Your use of the website

 You confirm/agree that your use of this website is for lawful purposes only. You confirm/ agree that you will not use this website for any unlawful purpose, including committing any criminal offence, gaining unauthorised access to other computer systems, websites or transmitting any unlawful material.

 General disclaimer

 By accessing and using the Website, the User agrees to be legally 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 prior written consent of MASA.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable laws of the Republic of South Africa, we exclude all representations, warranties (including implied warranties) and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website.

MASA is accordingly indemnified against any and all claims that the User, it/his/her heirs/administrators and assigns may have against MASA for any delictual/ contractual claims, howsoever same may arise, from the use of this website.

Notwithstanding the above, nothing in this disclaimer will:

  • Limit or exclude our or your liability for any gross negligence;

or

  • Exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in delict and for breach of statutory duty.

Electronic Communications

By using this Website or communicating with MASA 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 and any other requirement including but not limited to the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002.

Cookies

We employ the use of cookies. By accessing MASA, you agreed to use cookies in agreement with the Organisation’s Privacy Policy.

Most interactive websites use cookies to let us retrieve the User’s details for each visit.

Cookies are used by our website to enable the functionality of certain areas to make it easier for people visiting our website. Some of our affiliate/advertising partners may also use cookies.

E-Commerce & Privacy

The private information required for processing of donations or contributions using the e-commerce facility, namely the User’s personal information; credit card details and telephone numbers will be kept in the strictest confidence by MASA and not sold or made known to third parties.

MASA undertakes that it has taken all reasonable precautions to secure the credit card processing that is carried out to receive payments or donations. However, MASA cannot be held responsible for security breaches occurring on the User’s electronic device (Personal Computer or other electronic device used to browse the Website), which may result due to the lack of adequate virus protection software or spyware that the User may inadvertently have installed on his/her device.

MASA shall take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information of users.

For the purpose of this clause, “personal information” shall be defined as detailed in the Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 (PAIA).

Limited License to General Users

This Website and the Content may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, resold, visited or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express prior written consent of MASA.

The limited license of use, does not allow the User to collect product or service listings, descriptions or other information displayed here, and does not allow any derivative use of this Website or the Content for the benefit of another merchant. The User may not frame nor use framing technologies to enclose the Provider Website or the Content nor any part thereof without the express written consent of MASA. If you are under the age of 18, you may not respond to or otherwise accept or act upon any offers in the Website. MASA will be exempt from any and all liability for the non-compliance herewith.

MASA and the directors, shareholders, their affiliates or subsidiary reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.

Unless otherwise stated, MASA and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on http://muslim.org.za/. All intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may access this from MASA for your own personal use subject to restrictions outlined in these terms and conditions.

Any unauthorised use shall terminate this license.

Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

MASA provides certain information on the Website. Content currently or anticipated to be displayed at this Website is provided by MASA, 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 copyrights of the lawful owners thereof, MASA, 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.

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.

Any and all information that is exchanged in and stored on the servers shall belong exclusively to MASA. MASA shall in it’s sole and absolute discretion, in compliance with the applicable legislation, be entitled to use the information and benefit the organisation for such use.

iFrames

Without prior approval and written permission, You may not create frames around our Webpages that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Website.

Limitation of liability

This Website and all Content on this Website, including any current or future offer of products, transaction or services, are provided on an “as is” basis, and may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. We therefore make no warranty or representation as to the availability, accuracy or completeness of the Content. Neither MASA nor any company, affiliate or subsidiary of MASA, their directors, members, trustees including their heirs and successors in title shall be held responsible for any direct or indirect special, consequential or other damage of any kind whatsoever and howsoever 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 MASA is expressly advised thereof.

Choice of Law

This Website is controlled, operated and administered by MASA from its offices within the Republic of South Africa. Access to the Website from territories or countries where the Content 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 High Court of South Africa 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.

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You consent to immediately remove all links to our Website upon request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and it’s linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our Website, you agree to be bound to and follow these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of links from our website

In the event any link on our Website that is offensive for any reason, or violates any of the current legislation and/or applicable accompanying Regulations, you are obliged to contact and inform us at any moment. We will consider requests to remove links but we are not obligated to do so nor to respond to you directly, save where obligated to do so by law.

We do not warrant that the information on this website is correct, nor do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we promise to ensure that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

Updating of these Terms and Conditions

MASA reserves 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.

Company Information

This website is run by a Non-Profit Organisation based in South Africa trading as Muslim Association of South Africa and with Non-Profit Organisation Number 210-044 NPO.