Copyright and Intellectual Property...........
The content of this Site is protected by copyright, trademark, database and other intellectual property rights.
8.1. All content made available on the Site (for example, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software) belongs to Churchill, unless we expressly state that it is not and is protected by South African and International law. In addition, the compilation of all content on the Site is the exclusive property of Churchill and is protected by South African and International Copyright Laws.
8.2. Except if permitted under this or another agreement with Churchill no portion of the Site may be copied, distributed, adapted, or transmitted via any means available now or in the future without the prior written permission from Churchill and its affiliates and subsidiaries from time to time, such as Churchill Communications (Pty) Ltd (“Churchill”).
8.3. Any unauthorised use, alteration or dissemination of the information or content on the Site is prohibited.
8.4. You agree that if you breach the terms of this clause 8, Churchill will have the right to claim damages from you, which will include the right to claim special, incidental, consequential or indirect damages. Churchill will also be allowed to claim for loss of profits and loss of business and will also be allowed to recover all legal costs on a scale as between attorney and own client.
8.5. Nothing on the Site should be regarded as granting any licence or right to use any trademark without Churchill’s prior written permission.
8.6. Churchill tries to ensure that the most sophisticated technology protects the information on the Site. However, Churchill cannot be held responsible for any consequences that may result from the unlawful breach of copyright or unlawful dissemination of information by third parties copying information off the Site. If you suspect a breach or where a breach may have taken place and this comes to your knowledge, please contact us as soon as possible so that we can address the problem.
8.7 Some information displayed on this Site may consist of User-Generated Content, which could be articles, templates, files, and handy tips or the like, submitted by users of the Site.
8.7.1 By submitting any User Generated Content to the Website you hereby grant Churchill an irrevocable, non-exclusive, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free right and license to use, display, publicly use, modify, reproduce, publish, distribute, make derivative works of, modify, sublicense, and otherwise commercially, and non-commercially exploit your submitted User-Generated Content, and all copyright, trade secret, trademark, or other intellectual property rights therein, in any manner or medium now existing or hereafter developed (including but not limited to print, film, or electronic storage devices), and to authorise others to do so, without separate compensation to you or any other person or entity.
8.7.2 Churchill may, in its sole discretion, edit or delete your submitted User Generated Content.
8.7.3 By submitting any User-Generated Content to the Website, you represent and warrant that you have all necessary right, power and authority to grant the licence set forth herein to your submitted User Generated Content, and that your submitted User Generated Content does not violate, misappropriate, or infringe any copyright, trade secret, trademark or other intellectual property right of any other person or entity.
8.7.4 You will take any further action (including, without limitation, execution of affidavits and other documents) reasonably requested by Churchill to effect, perfect or confirm the license to your submitted User Generated Content as set forth herein.
8.7.5 By submitting User Generated Content, you hereby grant Churchill the right to use your name and other information about you in connection with the publication, use or posting of your submission.