TERMS OF USE, PRIVACY POLICY & DISCLAIMER

ABATRANS SOFTWARE (P.D. Bezuidenhout t/a) has created this Terms of Use and Privacy Policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy and to the adherence to all aspects of the Privacy of Personal Information Act – POPI (2013).

  1. Our site uses various forms for membership registration, enquiries and to request information. We collect contact information (like name and email address), company and demographic information.

  2. Your contact information is used by ABATRANS SOFTWARE to get in touch with you as and when you request or as part of your ABATRANS SOFTWARE membership.

  3. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Web site, to verify that you are the owner of your email address.

  4. Our site also uses cookies to save your password (if you choose) so you don’t have to re-enter it each time you visit the password-protected areas of our site.

PRIVACY POLICY & USE OF INFORMATION (NO SPAM)

We understand internet privacy and have a rigid NO SPAM policy. To this end, ABATRANS SOFTWARE will use its best efforts to maintain the privacy and confidentiality of any information, data and personal details of all members including all or any information gathered from this website. This specifically includes E-mail addresses and your membership details. We do not pass on or resell our members’ address lists to anyone.

ABATRANS SOFTWARE will never sell, give, or otherwise disclose or distribute any part of any member’s personal or contact information, including but not limited to email address, postal address, telephone number(s), practice details, registration numbers, etc., to ANY other party including academic institutions or for the purposes of research or to any third party without the specific individual written consent from you personally for each instance.

The data collected is used solely by ABATRANS SOFTWARE personnel or authorised ABATRANS SOFTWARE agents and ABATRANS SOFTWARE committees to conduct the normal daily business of ABATRANS SOFTWARE. These personnel, agents and committees will never distribute or provide such data to any third party in any format whatsoever, without your individual written consent for each particular specific instance or distribution.

All member information is confidential, secured and protected in accordance with the Privacy of Personal Information Act (2013) and the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002.

In the event of you either having queries or disagreements with our policy, please E-Mail Us. We undertake to resolve privacy issues with due diligence.

TERMS OF USE OF THE WEBSITE AND CONTENTS

This section should be read in conjunction with our privacy policy which contains additional information relating to privacy, security and copyright.

The ABATRANS SOFTWARE Web Site is an online information service provided by ABATRANS SOFTWARE.

PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE.

ABATRANS SOFTWARE MAY MODIFY THIS AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME, AND SUCH MODIFICATIONS SHALL BE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT ON THE SITE.

YOU AGREE TO REVIEW THE AGREEMENT PERIODICALLY TO BE AWARE OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS AND YOUR CONTINUED ACCESS OR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE DEEMED YOUR CONCLUSIVE ACCEPTANCE OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT.

1. Copyright, Trademarks, Licenses and Idea Submissions

The entire contents of the Site are protected by international copyright and trademark laws. The owner of the copyrights and trademarks are ABATRANS SOFTWARE (P.D. Bezuidenhout t/a), its affiliates or other third party licensors.

YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, PHOTOGRAPHS OR GRAPHICS. You may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials.

You agree to grant to ABATRANS SOFTWARE a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any materials and other information (including, without limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products and services) you submit to any public areas of the Site (such as bulletin boards, directories, advertisements, forums and newsgroups) or by e-mail to ABATRANS SOFTWARE by all means and in any media now known or hereafter developed.

You also grant to ABATRANS SOFTWARE the right to use your name in connection with the submitted materials and other information as well as in connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material related thereto. You agree that you shall have no recourse against ABATRANS SOFTWARE for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications to ABATRANS SOFTWARE.

Publications, products, content or services referenced herein or on the Site are the exclusive trademarks or servicemarks of ABATRANS SOFTWARE (P.D. Bezuidenhout t/a). Other product and company names mentioned in the Site may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

You understand that, except for information, products or services clearly identified as being supplied by ABATRANS SOFTWARE, ABATRANS SOFTWARE does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services on the Internet in any way. Except for ABATRANS SOFTWARE – identified information, products or services, all information, products and services offered through the Site or on the Internet generally are offered by third parties that are not affiliated with ABATRANS SOFTWARE.

2. Virus’ & Malware

You also understand that ABATRANS SOFTWARE cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the Site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Site for the reconstruction of any lost data.

YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND THE INTERNET. ABATRANS SOFTWARE PROVIDES THE SITE AND RELATED INFORMATION “AS IS” AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE SERVICE, ANY MERCHANDISE INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY, AND ABATRANS SOFTWARE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY COST OR DAMAGE ARISING EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY SUCH TRANSACTION. IT IS SOLELY YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO BUSINESS EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND USEFULNESS OF ALL OPINIONS, ADVICE, SERVICES, MERCHANDISE AND OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY. ABATRANS SOFTWARE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED.

3. Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL ABATRANS SOFTWARE BE LIABLE FOR (I) ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, OR ANY INFORMATION, OR TRANSACTIONS PROVIDED ON THE SERVICE, OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE SERVICE, OR ANY DELAY OF SUCH INFORMATION OR SERVICE. EVEN IF ABATRANS SOFTWARE OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR (II) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE SERVICE AND/OR MATERIALS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED THROUGH THE SERVICE. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, ABATRANS SOFTWARE LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

4. External Links

ABATRANS SOFTWARE makes no representations whatsoever about any other web site which you may access through this one or which may link to this Site. When you access a non-ABATRANS SOFTWARE web site, please understand that it is independent from ABATRANS SOFTWARE, and that ABATRANS SOFTWARE has no control over the content on that web site. In addition, a link to a ABATRANS SOFTWARE web site does not mean that ABATRANS SOFTWARE endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such web site.

5. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ABATRANS SOFTWARE, P.D. Bezuidenhout, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers to the Service from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the Service.

6. Miscellaneous

You agree that any legal action or proceeding between ABATRANS SOFTWARE and you for any purpose concerning this Agreement or the parties’ obligations hereunder shall be brought exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction sitting in South Africa. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the Service must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is barred.

ABATRANS SOFTWARE failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of this Agreement. ABATRANS SOFTWARE may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.

CONTACTING THE ABATRANS SOFTWARE WEB SITE OWNER

AbaTrans Software
Landline: +27 (0)87 150-8178
Fax: +27 (0)83 337-8640
Email Address: 

Postal Address

AbaTrans Software
P O Box 379
St Helena Bay 7390
Western Cape
South Africa