Terms of Use


1. General

1.1. The Codevy (PTY) Ltd website located at www.codevy.co.za is a copyrighted work belonging to Codevy (PTY) Ltd.

1.2. Your use of and access to this website is at all times governed by this Agreement, and by accessing this website you agree to adhere to these terms. Your acceptance of this Agreement will be deemed to have been given on the date when you first accessed this website.

1.3. If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement, you must cease your access of this website immediately.

1.4. Please note that, due to ever changing requirements, we may be forced to amend this agreement from time to time without notice. Continued use of the website subsequent to any amendments having been affected, constitutes your acceptance of this Agreement.

2. Access to the website

2.1. Subject to these Terms, Codevy (PTY) Ltd grants you a non-transferable, non-exclusive, revocable, limited license to access the webite solely for your own personal use.

2.2. The rights approved to you in these Terms are subject to the following restrictions:

2.2.1. you shall not sell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, distribute, host, or otherwise commercially exploit the website;

2.2.2. you shall not change, make derivative works of, disassemble, reverse compile or reverse engineer any part of the website;

2.2.3. you shall not access the website in order to build a similar or competitive website;

2.2.4. and except as expressly stated herein, no part of the website may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means unless otherwise indicated, any future release, update, or other addition to functionality of the website shall be subject to these Terms. All copyright and other proprietary notices on the website must be retained on all copies thereof.

2.3. Codevy (PTY) Ltd reserves the right to change, suspend, or cease the website with or without notice to you. You approve that Codevy (PTY) Ltd will not be held liable to you or any third-party for any change, interruption, or termination of the website or any part.

2.4. Excluding any User Content that you may provide, you are aware that all the intellectual property rights, including copyrights, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets, in the website and its content are owned by Codevy (PTY) Ltd or Codevy (PTY) Ltd ’s suppliers. Note that these Terms and access to the website do not give you any rights, title or interest in or to any intellectual property rights, except for the limited access rights expressed in Section 2.1. Codevy (PTY) Ltd and its suppliers reserve all rights not granted in these Terms.

3. Third-Party Links

3.1. Our Services may contain links to other websites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that website. Note that these external websites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites or services.

4. Cookies and Web Beacons

4.1. Like any other website, Codevy (PTY) Ltd uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or viwebsited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information. For more information on this and your privacy, please review our Privacy Policy.

5. Unacceptable Use

5.1. Codevy (PTY) Ltd’s services may only be used for lawful purposes and activities. Codevy (PTY) Ltd prohibits any use of its Services including the transmission, storage and distribution of any material or content using Codevy (PTY) Ltd’s network that violates any law or regulation of South Africa. This includes, but is not limited to:

5.1.1. Any violation of local and international laws prohibiting child pornography, obscenity, discrimination (including racial, gender or religious slurs) and hate speech, or speech designed to incite violence or hatred, or threats to cause bodily harm;

5.1.2. Any activity designed to defame, abuse, stalk, harass or physically threaten any individual; including any attempt to link to, post, transmit or otherwise distribute any inappropriate or defamatory material;

5.1.3. Any violation of Intellectual Property laws including materials protected by local and international copyright, trademarks and trade secrets;

5.1.4. Any violation of another’s right to privacy, including any effort to collect personal data of third parties without their consent;

5.1.5. Any fraudulent activity whatsoever, including dubious financial practices, such as pyramid schemes; the impersonation of another client without their consent; or any attempt to enter into a transaction with Codevy (PTY) Ltd on behalf of another client without their consent;

5.1.6. Any activity that results in the sale, transmission or distribution of pirated or illegal software;

5.1.7. Any efforts to attempt to gain unlawful and unauthorised access to the network or circumvent any of the security measures established by Codevy (PTY) Ltd for this goal;

5.1.8. Attempting to decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software used to provide our content and services;

5.1.9. Interfering with the access of any user, host, or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, or overloading, flooding, spamming, or mail-bombing;

5.1.10. Any activity which in any way threatens the security of the network by knowingly posting, transmitting, linking to or otherwise distributing any information or software which contains a virus, trojan horse, worm, malware, botnet or other harmful, destructive or disruptive component;

5.1.11. Any unauthorised monitoring of data or traffic on the network without Codevy (PTY) Ltd’s explicit, written consent;

5.1.12. You must not reproduce any part of the website and it’s materials, or transmit it to or store it in any other website or disseminate any part of the material in any other form, unless we have directly granted you permission to do so.

5.1.13. Encouraging or enabling others to do any of the aforementioned.

6. Suspension & Termination

6.1. Subject to this Section, these Terms will remain in full force and effect while you use the website.

6.2. Codevy (PTY) Ltd may suspend or terminate your rights to use the website at any time if you are found to be in violation of these Terms. Upon termination of your rights under these Terms, your Account and right to access and use the website will terminate immediately. You understand that any termination of your Account may involve deletion of your User Content associated with your Account from our live databases.

6.3. Codevy (PTY) Ltd will not have any liability whatsoever to you for any termination of your rights under these Terms.

7. Copyright/Trademark Information

7.1. Copyright ©. All rights reserved. All trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on the website are our property or the property of other third-parties. You are not permitted to use these Marks without our prior written consent or the consent of such third party which may own the Marks.

8. Entire Terms

8.1. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us regarding the use of the website. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision.

8.2. The section titles in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. The word “including” means “including without limitation”. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the other provisions of these Terms will be unimpaired and the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed modified so that it is valid and enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by law.

8.3. These Terms and your rights and obligations herein, may not be assigned, subcontracted, delegated, or otherwise transferred by you without Codevy (PTY) Ltd’s prior written consent, and any attempted assignment, subcontract, delegation, or transfer in violation of the foregoing will be null and void.