4KingMedia Internet Terms and Conditions
All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, and software, is the property of 4KingMedia or its content suppliers and is protected by South African and international copyright laws and treaties. Furthermore, the compilation of all content on this website is the exclusive property of 4KingMedia.
Without derogating from the above, 4KingMedia authorises you to view, copy, download, print and distribute the content of this website, or parts thereof, provided that:
Such content is used for information purposes only;
Such content is used for non-commercial purposes; and
Any reproduction of material from this web site or portion thereof must include this notice in its entirety.
You are expressly prohibited from incorporating any of the material from this website in any other work, publication or website of your own or belonging to another.
The trademarks, service marks, logos and other proprietary names and identifiers which are owned by 4KingMedia and displayed on this website, may not be used in connection with any product or service that does not belong to 4KingMedia. Furthermore, nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting a license or right to use any of the trademarks without the express, written permission of 4KingMedia.
Access and Availability of Service and Links
4KingMedia’s websites may contain links to other related Internet websites. No inference can be made, or representation implied, that 4KingMedia is affiliated to, operates or controls these linked websites. The linked websites are for the user’s convenience only and user access thereto is at the user’s own risk. When visiting linked websites the user must refer to that linked site’s individual terms and conditions of use and cannot rely on the terms and conditions contained herein.
Comments and Messaging
4KingMedia has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor and review submissions submitted by users to Comment Sections, Messaging Apps, Bulletin Boards and Forums referred to below as platforms. 4KingMedia shall not be responsible for the content of these messages and reserves the right to delete or edit submissions that it deems to be abusive, defamatory, obscene or in violation of any Copyright or Trademark laws, or otherwise objectionable.
Notwithstanding the above, all submissions to the platforms mentioned above will become the exclusive property of 4KingMedia.
- Use of the platforms are subject to the following terms and conditions:
- The user will not use any of the platforms for illegal purposes.
- The user will not use the platforms for the purposes of “spamming”.
- The user will not restrict or inhibit any other user/s from using and enjoying the platforms in any manner.
- The user will not use threatening, inciting, inflammatory, abusive, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, profane, pornographic material on any of the platforms.
- The user will not violate the Copyright, Trademark or any other Intellectual property right of any other person by the submission of content to 4KingMedia’s websites.
- The user warrants that he/she is the rightful owner of content submitted to, or transmitted through, 4KingMedia’s websites, or that the user has obtained permission from the rightful owner/s to submit or transmit such content.
- The user will not submit or transmit content on or through 4KingMedia’s websites that contain viruses or other harmful material.
- The user will not submit or transmit, content intended for commercial purposes or containing marketing or promotional materials or content intended to solicit donations, on or through the 4KingMedia’s websites unless otherwise indicated.
- 4KingMedia reserves the right to pull down any content that is transmitted in violation of all the provisions listed above.
The information, services, products and materials published on this website, including without limitation, text, graphics and links are provided on an “as is” basis. 4KingMedia makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the websites or the information, contents, materials, or products included on these sites. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing. 4KingMedia does not warrant that:
That this website will be error-free,
This website will meet any particular criteria of accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, performance or quality; and
Whilst 4KingMedia has taken reasonable measures to ensure the integrity of this website and its contents, no warranty, whether express or implied, is given that any files, downloads or applications available via this website are free of viruses, trojans, bombs, time-locks or any other date or code which has the ability to corrupt or affect the operation of your system.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall 4KingMedia and its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of this website. Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages resulting from the inability to use this website, the operational failure of this website, or for any information, products, and services obtained through this website, or otherwise arising out of the use of this website, whether based on contract, delict, strict liability or otherwise, even if 4KingMedia and/or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa without giving effect to the principles of conflicts of laws. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the South Gauteng High Court of the Republic of South Africa in respect of any disputes arising in connection with this website.
This website could include technical, typographical or other inaccuracies and you are urged to contact 4KingMedia to confirm all information contained on this website prior to placing reliance thereon. Changes are periodically made to the information herein and these changes will be incorporated in new editions of this website. You can report errors and omissions via a form.
Violation and Waiver
Should you violate these Terms and Conditions or any other rights of 4KingMedia, 4KingMedia reserves the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you. If 4KingMedia should fail to enforce any right or provision in these Terms and Conditions, you agree that this failure does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or of any other rights or provisions in these Terms and Conditions.
If a court should find that one or more rights or provisions set forth in these Terms and Conditions are invalid, you agree that the remainder of the Terms and Conditions shall be enforceable and that, to the extent permitted by law, the court shall give effect to the parties’ intentions, as reflected in any such right or provision that has been declared invalid or unenforceable.
4KingMedia welcomes all comments that are constructive, contribute to discussions in a meaningful manner and take stories forward.
However, we will NOT condone the following:
- Racism (including offensive comments based on ethnicity and nationality)
- Religious intolerance
- Hate speech
- Derogatory language
- Comments inciting violence.
We ask that your comments remain relevant to the articles they appear on and do not include general banter or conversation as this dilutes the effectiveness of the comments section.
We strive to make the 4KingMedia community a safe and welcoming space for all.
4KingMedia reserves the right to 1) remove any comments that do not follow the above guidelines; and, 2) ban users who repeatedly infringe the rules.
Should you find any comments upsetting or offensive you can also flag them and we will assess it against our guidelines. Submit the flagged comment via this form.
4KingMedia is constantly reviewing its comments policy in order to create an environment conducive to constructive conversations.
General Competitions Rules
Below are the competition rules applicable to all competitions conducted/promoted partly or wholly by or associated with 4KingMedia.
1. Competitions are open to all South African citizens unless otherwise stated.
2. Entrants below the age of 18 (eighteen) must obtain parents’ or guardians’ consent prior to entering the competition/s.
3. No person may on behalf of a third party, enter any competition hosted partly or in whole by 4KingMedia. All entries must be made personally by the entrant.
4. No director of 4KingMedia, 4KingMedia employee at 4KingMedia or their agencies, service providers, consultants and members of their immediate family; nor members of the sponsors of any competition listed on this page, and/or any of their affiliated companies and/or agencies, and members of their immediate family, may enter any of the competitions hosted partly or in whole by 4KingMedia.
5. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Neither 4KingMedia, sponsors nor their agents will be held responsible or answerable to any dispute arising from the competition or prize awards.
6. KingMedia and their sponsors reserve the right to cancel, modify or amend the competition at any time if deemed necessary in their own opinion or if circumstances arise outside of their control.
7. 4KingMedia reserve the right to alter rules at their own discretion and such alteration shall become effective immediately or on such date as may be determined by 4KingMedia. No entrant shall have any recourse against 4KingMedia as a result of such alteration.
8. Prizes are not transferable, negotiable and may not be exchanged for cash.
9. Prizes not collected/claimed within 7 days of being won will be disposed of or redistributed at 4KingMedia own discretion.
10. Entrants accept that certain other terms and conditions may apply as prescribed by 4KingMedia and/or the respective sponsor of specific competitions. Where there are specific terms and conditions in addition to these general competition rules, such terms and conditions shall be listed under the terms and conditions of the specific competition.
11. Any violation or attempt to violate any of the above rules will result in the immediate disqualification of the transgressor.
12. By taking part in the SatoshiMillioanrie Competition, you provide permission for 4King to use your provided pictures, videos, interviews and names for marketing purposes
13. By participating in any competition hosted partly or in whole by 4KingMedia, where entry is online, participants further agree to be bound by our Internet Terms & Conditions.