Terms & Conditions
The Carrier is not and shall not be a public or common Carrier in relation to the carriage of the Goods forming the subject matter of this agreement, and it may refuse for carriage any Goods or class of Goods. All and any business undertaken, including any advice, information or service provided whether gratuitously or not by the Carrier is and shall be subject to the conditions hereinafter set out and to the Contract, and each condition hereinafter shall be deemed to be incorporated in and to be a condition of any agreement between the Carrier and its Customer. The Customer hereby authorises the Carrier to act as its agent and to enter into Contracts of Carriage on terms and conditions no more onerous to the Customer than the conditions contained in this Contract, with any other Carrier, Government Department or third party into whose possession or custody the Goods may pass or may need to pass, or subject to whose authorities the Goods may at any time be during the period of the Contract, subject to the provision that the Conditions contained in this Contract shall continue to apply and to govern the relationship between the Carrier or the sub-contractor and the Customer. Goods are accepted subject to the conditions stipulated by all other Carriers and parties into whose possession or custody they may pass for the due fulfilment of the obligations of the Carrier.
Standard Terms of Contract
- Account funds – this means the funds in your account wallet on this website.
- Goods - shall mean any movable Goods accepted by the Carrier from the Customer, and shall include containers or other covering or receptacle not supplied by the Carrier.
- Party/Partiesmeans COURIER DIRECT COM (PTY) LTD T/A COURIER DIRECT and any other person/individual or entity that uses or accesses our Website and/or transacts through our website.
- Contract -shall mean any contract entered into between the Carrier and the Customer including waybills and this agreement.
- Customer/Sender/User:the users and customers information
- Consignee/Receiver - this means the registered and designated recipient
- Carrier/Third Party - a third party from the consignee
- Collection point - this means the registered collecion point.
- website - means The Courier Direct Website www.expresscourierng.com and any auxiliary website supplementary to our main website.
2. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
All intellectual property rights (including all copyright, patents, trade marks, service marks, trade names, designs (including the “look and feel” and other visual or non-literal elements) whether registered or unregistered) in the Website and Service, information content on the Website or accessed as part of the Service, any database operated by us and all the website design, text and graphics, software, photos, video, music, sound, and their selection and arrangement, and all software compilations, underlying source code and software shall remain our property or that of our licensors. You shall not attempt to, obtain any title to any such intellectual property rights. All rights are reserved. None of the material listed may be reproduced or redistributed or copied, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, sold, rented or sub-licensed, used to create derivative works, or in any way exploited without our prior express written permission. You may, however, retrieve and display the content of the Website on a computer screen, store such content in electronic form on disk (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network) or print one copy of such content for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all and any copyright and proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or distribute or use for commercial purposes any of the materials or content on the Website without our written permission. All rights (including goodwill and, where relevant, trade marks) in COURIER DIRECT COM (PTY) LTD T/A COURIER DIRECT are owned by us (or our licensors). Other products and company names mentioned on the Website are the trade marks or registered trade marks of their respective owners. Title, ownership rights and intellectual property rights in and to the content accessed using the Service is the property of the applicable content owner or Merchant and may be protected by applicable copyright or other law. The Agreement gives you no rights to such content. The authors of the literary and artistic works in the pages in the Website have asserted their moral rights to be identified as the author of those works. Any material you transmit or post or submit to the Website (or otherwise to us) shall be considered (and we may treat it as) non-confidential and non-proprietary, subject to our obligations under data protection legislation. If for any reason, any part of that statement does not work as a matter of law, then for anything which you supply to us from whatever source (i.e. via email, the Website or otherwise) you grant us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right to use, copy, modify, adapt, translate, publish and distribute world-wide any such material. All comments, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts or other information: (i) disclosed or offered to us by you; or (ii) in response to solicitations by us regarding the Service or the Website; (in each foregoing case, these are called “Ideas”) shall be deemed to be and shall remain our property and you hereby assign by way of present and future assignment all intellectual property rights in Ideas, to us. You understand and acknowledge that we have both internal resources and other external resources which may have developed or may in the future develop ideas identical to or similar to Ideas and that we are only willing to consider Ideas on these terms. In any event, any Ideas are not submitted in confidence and we assume no obligation, express or implied by considering it. Without limitation, we shall exclusively own all now known or hereafter existing rights to the Ideas of every kind and nature throughout the world and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the Ideas for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise without compensation to the provider of the Ideas.