Terms of service

Terms of Service

Last updated on April 14, 2015

  1. General regulations and explanations

1.1 If you choose to use www.onlinenewsconnect.com, (the “Site”), or any of the website’s features (generally, “the Services”), you will be agreeing to submit to all of the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service between you and the www.onlinenewsconnect.com (”Online News Connect”, “we” or “us”).

1.2 We may change, add or remove sections of these Terms of Service at any time, which shall become effective immediately upon posting. It is your responsibility to review these Terms of Service prior to each use of the Site and by continuing to use this Site, you agree to any changes.

1.3 We can change, replace, exclude or delete any aspect of the Services at any given time, including any of the Services features, or content. We may also force limits on various features and services or restrain your access to segments or all of the Services without notice or accountability.

  1. Content on the services

2.1 The contents of the Services, including the Sites, are meant for your personal, noncommercial use. All the information published on the Services (including, but not limited to news articles, photographs, images, and video clips, also known as the “Content”) are protected by copyright by Online News Connect or the party credited as the provider of the Content. You shall submit to all additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Services.

2.2 The Services and Contents are protected by copyright pursuant to South African and international copyright laws. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce (except as provided in Section 2.3 of these Terms of Service), create new works from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit, any of the Content or the Services in whole or in part.

2.3 You may download or copy the Content displayed on the Services for personal use only, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained therein. Copying or storing of any Content for other than personal use is expressly prohibited without prior written permission from the Online News Connect Rights and Permissions Department, or the copyright holder identified in the copyright notice contained in the Content.

2.4 The Content of the Services is owned by Online News Connect. Certain Content is furnished by other media agencies, which will not be held responsible for any delays, inaccuracies or omissions in any such Content.

  1. Access and availability of services and links

3.1 The Services may contain links to other related World Wide Web Internet sites, resources, and/or third parties. Since we are not responsible for the availability of these outside resources, or their contents, you should direct any concerns regarding any external link to the site administrator or Webmaster of said website.

  1. Miscellaneous

4.1 These Terms of Service have been made in and shall be construed and enforced in accordance with South African law. Any action to enforce these Terms of Service shall be brought in the state courts of the Republic of South Africa.

4.2 Notwithstanding any of the foregoing, nothing in these Terms of Service will serve to preempt the promises made in Online News Connect’s Privacy Policy.

4.3 Correspondence should be sent to feedback@onlinenewsconnect.com.

4.4 You agree to report any copyright violations of the Terms of Service to Online News Connect as soon as you become aware of them. In the event you have a claim of copyright infringement with respect to material that is contained in the Services, please notify feedback@onlinenewsconnect.com . (You may use this e-mail address for general questions as well.)