Terms of Use

This list of policy and conditions stipulate the terms of use for Lumios, as a product of SandTree Solutions (Pty) Ltd accessed through the domain of www.lumios.co.za.

The use of this online application – that is Lumios – is conditional on your (the users) agreement to and compliance with the Terms and Conditions, notices and disclaimers as delineated herein as well as in any additional content presented on other pages of this site. These conditions may be subject to change; in the event of change formal communications will be conveyed to users explaining any particular adjustments.

By making use of the online application, you, the user, agree to accept and further be bound by these policies and conditions – this entails acknowledgment of having both read and understood its particulars. If the user does not acknowledge and thus agree to the stipulations of the application, the user will not be allowed access or distribute any of the information therein.

In the latter event, the visitor is requested to exit both the site and/or the application.

Updates

Lumios maintains the right and authority to make any adjustments to any minor or major sections of the content herein. These amendments will be put into effect once they have been delineated on this page. Lumios will notify the user of any macro changes that are being put into place either via email or through other communication such as the newsletter. It is however, the responsibility of the user to review these policies and verify any changes made; if the user continues in their use of the website and application following any amendments, the user will be assumed as agreeable to compliance therewith.

Copyright

All existing and future content of the Lumios website has been produced by SandTree Solutions (Pty) Ltd and its affiliates. The content of the website, belonging to the company and its affiliates, is under the protection of the South African copyright laws and includes educational texts, graphic objects, and computer-applications. Equivalent protection is extended to the content of the application – the South African Matric mathematics examination papers (of the CAPS syllabus) dating from 2000 to 2015.

As such, Lumios is within the capacity to make adjustments to the website, the application and its content at any given point in time. SandTree Solutions (Pty) Ltd is the sole proprietor of all rights and disposals to the content of the website and application. The user is not applicable for receipt of licenses or other usage rights that are not subject to Patent Rights of the owners.

User License

Once the user has subscribed to the application they are granted non-transferable and retractable rights of access to Lumios. This involves the personal use and display of all content within the application and all that pertains to the application on the website.

Should the user wish to extend the use of the website and application outside of their personal capacity, the user must first be granted written approval thereof by an owner or authoritative body at SandTree Solutions (Pty) Ltd. In all other instances, the license granted to the user, for personal usage, restricts them from copying, redistributing or reselling any of the content available on the site or the application.

Accordingly, the individual user license does not entitle the user to access content for the purposes of enhancing or contributing to other similar or dissociated services and/or products.

The owners of Lumios maintain the right and authority to de-activate or terminate accounts; this including though not limited to the event of the user being unable to provide the necessary payment for the application by the stipulated date or any un-authorized use of Lumios content. The user will be notified of this, de-activation or cancellation, prior to its occurrence. The owners and primary administrators reserve the right to de-activate or terminate accounts in any other circumstance at their discretion.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY LIMITATIONS

ALL INFORMATION PRESENTED ON THE Lumios WEBSITE IS DONE SO ON AN “AS IS” AS WELL AS AN “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. NEITHER Lumios NOR SANDTREE SOLUTIONS (PTY) LTD AND ITS AFFILIATES WILL BE HELD LIABLE FOR THE EFFECTS OF INACCURAIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS ON THE SITE AND PRODUCT. FURTHER THE WARRANTIES OF THE OWNERS DO NOT EXTEND TO THIS AND ANY POTENTIAL IMPACT THIS MAY HAVE ON BOTH THE USER AND ANY THIRD PARTY AFFILIATES OF THE USER. THOUGH DEVISED TO SERVE AS AN EFFICIENT STUDY TOOL, Lumios WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR A LACK OF IMPROVEMENT OR ACCORDING IMPAIRMENT OF A USERS WORK ETHIC AND PERFORMANCE. FURTHER, Lumios DOES NOT PROCLAIM TO HOLD A FINITE TOTALITY OF CONTENT AND DOES NOT EXTEND WARRANTIES TO ADDRESS THE CONSEQUENCES OF THIS INCOMPLETENESS. Lumios HOLDS THE AUTHORITY TO, AT ANY GIVEN TIME, STOP ITS PRODUCT SERVICES FOR THE PURPOSES OF MAINTENANCE OR IMPROVEMENT; Lumios WILL ATTEMPT TO ENSURE ITS EFFECTIVE SERVICE AND USE 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK EXCEPT AT THE DISCRETION OF THE OWNERS. Lumios, ITS OWNERS AND AFFILIATES, WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY USER IMPAIRMENT OR PREJUDICE CREATED BY A SUSPENSION OF SERVICES AS SEEN FIT BY THE OWNERS, EMPLOYEES OR AFFILIATES OF Lumios. Lumios DOES NOT EXTEND ITS WARRANTIES TO ANY DAMAGE INVOKED BY ITS SERVICES (SITE AND PRODUCT) ON THE TECHNOLOGICAL DEVICES – SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE – DURING ITS USE IN THE PROCESSES OF ACCESSING THE PRODUCT AND ITS SERVICES. Lumios DOES NOT LIMIT ITS LIABILITY IN THE EVENT OF UNLAWFUL MISREPRESENTATIONS, PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH AS INDUCED BY THE SITE, APPLICATION AND THEIR RELEVENT SERVICES. THESE DISCLAIMERS AND WARRANTY DETAILS ARE ALL IN KEEPING WITH AND ABIDE BY THE NATIONAL CONSUMER RIGHTS OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN CITIZEN.

Indemnity

You, the user, indemnify the owners of SandTree Solutions (Pty) Ltd from claims to loss and damage that occur as a result of the activities committed by the employees, agents and affiliates of Lumios. This includes though is not restricted to those damages derived from financial cause.

Website Use

The Lumios user may not adapt, copy or re-design the website in anyway for relevant or personal use thereof. Nor should the user make any attempts to evade any of the necessary security and protective mechanisms in place. The username and password taken by the user on sign up for an account should be kept confidential. It is the responsibility of the user to ensure it remains such. If a given user discloses their access information (including their username and password) to another party for unsolicited use of the application, the user may stand the risk of an account suspension and penalty.

Waivers

If any of the relevant groups bound by these terms act in an event without exercising their rights as per its prescriptions, this will not result in the transpiring of a waiver. Waivers will only be applicable in circumstances where they have been outlined by written, formal, consensual contract of all relevant or involved bodies.

Regional Availability and Legal Authority

The content and services of Lumios have been designed fundamentally for use in a South African context and location.

The content and services of Lumios are designed and operated in, from and for use in the Republic of South Africa. That is, for the context and syllabi of South African Secondary Education.

As such, the website and its terms of use are in accordance with the rights and regulations as determined by the South African constitution and national consumer policies. This entails further that the user agrees to the ultimate judicial authority of the Cape Town High Court in the event of dispute. The service does not, as yet, operate outside of the national confines; Lumios would like to bring to the user’s attention that the service is designed specifically for usage in a South African context. Any relevance or use in a location outside of South Africa is incidental. In the event of a user subscribing from outside of the country, they will be subject to the national regulations as put in place by the country of their access and/or residence.

Enquiries and Complaints

The user should address their concerns to the company via the various mechanisms available to them on the website (in the Contact Us section) as well as in the application.

Terms of Use – Contract of Agreement

The terms and policy as expressed in this page serve as a binding and complete agreement between all parties involved including, primarily, the user, and the owners, employees, employers and affiliates of Lumios. Unless detailed by written, consensual (signed) agreement by or between any of the parties involved, no other agreement will serve as the terms of use – in a protective and authoritative capacity – in guiding and managing the relations and rights of the relevant groups.

In the event of a departure from the stipulated terms of use as per the discretions of the owners, the validity of these terms will not be called into question or undermined except by following the outlined protocol for invoking changes in these terms.

Contact Details

If the user requires any further clarification or has any questions regarding the Terms of Use of Lumios, their enquiries should be addressed to [email protected]

Company name:
SandTree Solutions (Pty) Ltd
Registration number:
2015/065305/07
Copyright:
Please note that all information presented on this site and on the application are protected by Intellectual Property Rights.
Last Update:
11 February 2016


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