Ownership of Content, Copyrights and Trademarks
All content on this Service, including but not limited to, all photos, images, videos, text, data and data compilations, graphics, works of authorship, software, design, logos but botton icons (collectively, “Service Content”); any improvements or modifications to such Service Content; any derivative works based on any of the foregoing; and the collection, arrangement and assembly of all such Service Content, are the property of Auctionit Africa, its affiliates, business partners and/or licensors and are protected by Nigeria and international copyright and other intellectual property laws.
The mark “Auctionit Africa” the Auctionit Africa logo and other marks that may be displayed on the Service are the proprietary service marks or trademarks of Auctionit Africa or other third parties. Auctionit Africa’s marks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not Auctionit Africa’s, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, or to disparage or discredit Auctionit Africa. All trademarks and service marks not owned by Auctionit Africa that appear on this Service are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be afflicted with, connected to, or sponsored by Auctionit Africa.
To obtain access to certain services and features, you will be given an opportunity to register with the Service (your “Account”). As part of the registration process, you will be provided with a Login ID, password and, if applicable, Buyer Number. You agree that the information you supply during that registration process will be accurate and complete and that you will not register under the name of, nor attempt to access the service under the name of, another person or entity. If Auctionit Africa has reasonable grounds to suspect that information you provide as part of your registration is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Auctionit Africa has the right to suspend or terminate your Account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service or other products and features (or any portion therefore). You are responsible for maintain the confidentiality of your Login ID, password and Buyer Number, and for all the activities that occur under your Account, and you agree to hold Auctionit Africa harmless for any cost incurred in connection therewith. If you discover or suspect any unauthorized use of your Login ID, password or Buyer Number or any other breach of security of your Account, you agree to immediately notify Auction It Africa’s Online Customer Support Helpdesk at email@example.com . Auctionit Africa is not responsible for any loss of damage arising from your failure to protect or to keep confidential your Login ID, password or Buyer Number.
Permitted Use and Restriction
The Service includes various types of Service Content, as well as links to third party websites or content. You may download, view, copy and print information, materials and any other aspect of this Service (i) solely for your personal, informational purposes; (ii)provided that neither the materials, nor any proprietary notices or disclaimers therein, are modified or altered and (iii) and so long as you do not store any significant portion of, or distribute copies or make derivatives of, Service Content, in any form (including electronic means), without prior written permission from Auctionit Africa. You agree you will not, in any way, modify, move, add to, delete, manipulate or otherwise tamper with the Service Content, nor will you decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or unlawfully use the Service or Service Content or portion thereof, nor will you assist any person or entity in any way in these activities.
You agree you will not interfere, in any way, with others’ use of or access to the Service and will not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the computer system of Auctionit Africa or any other Service user, including any use or attempted use by you of another person’s password and account information. In addition, you agree not to provide to Auctionit Africa any false information, or to otherwise take any other action in connection with your use of the Service which violates any treaty, law or regulation and to fully comply with all applicable treaties, laws, rules and regulations in your use of the Service.
You agree that you will not use any robot, spider or other automatic device, manual process or application or data mining or extraction tool to access, monitors, copy, mine, extract, screen scrape or use the Service, or any portion thereof (including information regarding items offered at auction or the results of any auction). You agree not to take any other action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Service.
Except as expressly provided herein, you may not use, download, upload, reproduce, copy, duplicate, print, display, perform, republish, sell, license, post, download, transmit, disseminate, redeliver suing “framing technology”, otherwise distribute, or commercially exploit in any way the Service or Service Content any portion thereof, without the prior written permission of Auctionit Africa or its licensors.
Content you submit through the service, and that you, and not Auctionit Africa, will bear full responsibility for each item of User Content, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright, except where otherwise expressly provided by Auctionit Africa or Auctionit Africa’s applicable privacy policies, all such User Content shall be PROVIDED ON A NON-CONFIDENTIAL BASIS with no obligation on our part to keep such information secret. You retain all rights, title and interest in and to any and all User Content that you provide via the Service. Nonetheless, except as otherwise expressly provided by Auctionit Africa, you agree that by submitting any User Content to Auctionit Africa on or through the service, you hereby grant to a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, unrestricted, sublicenseable, royalty-free right and license to reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works based on, distribute, perform, display and/or otherwise use any such User Content in our sole discretion, including incorporating any such User Content in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed, and you warrant that all “moral rights” in uploaded User Content been waived. YOU HEREBY RELEASE Auctionit Africa from any liability under any legal theory in connection with the use, modification, sale, or disclosure of any User Content.
You agree not to upload on or transmit to or via the service any User Content which: (i) infringes or otherwise violates any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, trade name or other proprietary right; (ii) is defamatory, libelous, harassing, expresses hate, or is unlawfully threatening; (iii) is pornographic, obscene or exploitative of a minor; (iv) contains or embodies a virus, worm, Trojan horse or other contaminating or destructive feature; or (v) otherwise violates any applicable treaty, law, rule or regulation.
Auctionit Africa does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify, or agree with any comments, opinions, or statements of third parties as may be displayed on or transmitted via the service. Any information or material placed on the service by third parties are the views and responsibility of those who post the statements, and do not necessarily represent the views of Auctionit Africa. Auctionit Africa reserves the right in its sole discretion to filter, censor, edit or regulate User Content and other information provided by third parties on this service.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE, SERVICE CONTENT OR ANY INFORMATION, WEBSITES, SERVICES AND/OR MATERIALS CONTAINED IN, ACCESSED VIA OR DESCRIBED ON THE SERVICE, IS AT YOUR OWN RISK, AND THAT ALL SUCH ACCESS AND ITEMS ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, AUCTIONIT AFRICA DOES NOT MAKE ANY, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND/OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE AVAILABILITY, OPERATION AND USE OF THE SERVICE, SERVICE CONTENT OR ANY INFORMATION, WEBSITES, SERVICES OR MATERIALS ON OR ACCESSED VIA THE SERVICE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, AUCTIONIT AFRICA DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT (I) ANY OF THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THE SERVICE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT (AND IAA IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS THEREIN OR FOR ANY ADVERSE CONSEQUENCES RESULTING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY ASPECT OF THE SERVICE OR SERVICE CONTENT), (II) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THIS SERVICE OR SERVICE CONTENT WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (III) THE QUALITY OF ANY VEHICLE OR CONTENT OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THIS SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, OR (IV) ANY ERRORS IN THIS SERVICE OR SERVICE CONTENT WILL BE CORRECTED, FURTHER, AUCTIONIT AFRICA DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE TIMELESS, DELETION, MIS-DELIVERY OR FAILURE OF THIS SERVICE, THE INTERNET, COMPUTER HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE, OR ANY INTERNET ACCESS PROVIDER, TO SEND OR RECEIVE ANY ELECTRONIC TRANSMISSION. MOREOVER, WHILE WE MAKE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO ENSURE THE SECURITY OF OUR SYSTEMS, AUCTIONIT AFRICA MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, OR FREE OF ERRORS, VIRUSES, OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
IN NO EVENT SHALL AUCTIONIT AFRICA OR ITS AFFILIATES, OR THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR REPRESENTATIVES (COLLECTIVELY, “THE AUCTIONIT AFRICA PARTIES”) BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF, ACCESS TO, RELIANCE ON, INABILITY TO USE OR IMPROPER USE OF THE SERVICE, SERVICE CONTENT OR ANY INFORMATION, WEBSITE, SERVICES OR MATERIALS AVAILABLE THEREON (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL OR REVENUE, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LOSS OF DATA). EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE.
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT PERMIT LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN TYPES OF DAMAGES, AND THUS SOME OR ALL OF THE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSION OR LIMITATIONS ABOVE MANY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Modification or Discontinuance of the Service by the Company
At any time, without notice to you, and for any or no reason, Auctionit Africa may modify or discontinue the Service or any other content or features provided therein. Auctionit Africa shall in no way be held liable for any consequence which results from Auctionit Africa’s decision to modify or discontinue providing the Service or any other content or features provided therein.
Denial of Access
Auctionit Africa may prohibit you from using or accessing the Service or any content or features available thereon or the Service Content for any or no reason, at any time, in its side discretion, without notice to you.
Government Law and Submission to Arbitration
Unless otherwise stated, materials and content on this Service are presented solely for promoting features, products and services in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Information published on this service may contain references to products, programs and services that are not announced or available in your country or region. We make no representation that such information, products programs or services referenced on this Service are legal, available or appropriate in your country or region.
Unauthorized Use of Service
Links to the Third Party Site or Services
Certain features or areas of the service may allow you to upload certain information or content to the Service, including your resume, videos, comments feedback, and other information, data or materials (collectively, “User Content”). You acknowledge that you are responsible for the User
If you have any questions relating to these Term of Use, the Service or Auctionit Africa please contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org or +234-811-734-1985
Notice and Procedure for making Claims of intellectual Property Infringement
Auctionit Africa respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that any consent available via this service may infringe your copyrights or other intellectual property rights, please provide Auctionit Africa the following written information:
An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the intellectual property interest;
A description of the intellectual property right that you claim has been infringed;
A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the service;
Your address, telephone number and e-mail address;
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the intellectual property owner, its agents or the law; and
A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the intellectual property owner’s behalf.
Auctionit Africa’s agents for notice of claims of copyright infringement or other intellectual property infringement on the Service can be reached through any of the following: email@example.com or +234-811-734-1985.
Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying Auctionit Africa that your intellectual property rights have infringed. Please be advised that Auctionit Africa enforces a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstance of users who are repeat infringers.
Revised April 27, 2018.