Terms and Conditions

Welcome to Knotion Consulting’s website. If you continue to view and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy statement, copyright & trademark terms,legal and email disclaimers govern relationship with you and Knotion Consulting, in relation to this website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice. Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which Knotion Consulting shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements. This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to Knotion Consulting. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

Copyright

All contents of the Knotion Consulting (Pty) Ltd Web Site are: © 2015 Knotion Consulting (Pty) Ltd. All rights reserved. and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved.

Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:

You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.

Trademark Notices

The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

The example companies, organizations, products, people and events depicted herein are fictitious. No association with any real company, organization, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Privacy Statement

Knotion Consulting (Pty) Ltd is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Knotion Consulting Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Knotion Consulting website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Knotion Consulting collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Knotion Consulting also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP/Postal code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Knotion Consulting. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Knotion Consulting for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Knotion Consulting Web site. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Knotion Consulting public forums, this information may be collected and used by others.

Knotion Consulting encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Knotion Consulting so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Knotion Consulting is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Knotion Consulting Web site.

Use of your Personal Information

Knotion Consulting collects and uses your personal information to operate the Knotion Consulting Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Knotion Consulting also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Knotion Consulting and its affiliates. Knotion Consulting may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Knotion Consulting does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Knotion Consulting may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Knotion Consulting may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Knotion Consulting, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Knotion Consulting does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations.

Knotion Consulting keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Knotion Consulting’s web site, in order to determine what Knotion Consulting services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Knotion Consulting to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Knotion Consulting Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Enterprise Architects or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Enterprise Architects; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Enterprise Architects, or the public.

Use of Cookies

Cookies may be used on some pages of our site. “Cookies” are small text files placed on your hard drive that assist us in providing a more customised Web site experience. For example, a cookie can be used to store registration information in an area of the site so that a user does not need to re-enter it on subsequent visits to that area. It is Knotion Consulting’s policy to use cookies to make navigation of our Web sites easier for visitors and to facilitate efficient registration procedures.

If you are concerned about cookies, most browsers permit individuals to decline cookies. In most cases, a visitor may refuse a cookie and still fully navigate our Web sites.

In order to properly manage our Web site we may anonymously log information on our operational systems, and identify categories of visitors by items such as domains and browser types. These statistics are reported in the aggregate to our webmasters. This is to ensure that our Web site presents the best web experience for visitors and is an effective information resource.

Security of your Personal Information

Knotion Consulting secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Knotion Consulting secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Legal Disclaimer

The information contained in this Site is for general guidance on matters of interest only. The application and impact of laws can vary widely based on the specific facts involved. Given the changing nature of laws, rules and regulations, and the inherent hazards of electronic communication, there may be delays, omissions or inaccuracies in information contained in this Site. Accordingly, The information on this Site is provided with the understanding that the authors and publishers are not herein engaged in rendering professional advice and services. As such, it should not be used as a substitute for consultation with professional advisers. Before making any decision or taking any action, you should consult a Knotion Consulting professional.

While we have made every attempt to ensure that the information contained in this Site has been obtained from reliable sources, Knotion Consulting is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information. All information in this Site is provided “as is”, with no guarantee of completeness, accuracy, timeliness or of the results obtained from the use of this information, and without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to warranties of performance, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. In no event will Knotion Consulting, its related partnerships or corporations, or the partners, agents or employees thereof be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information in this Site or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

Certain links in this Site connect to other Web Sites maintained by third parties over whom Knotion Consulting has no control. Knotion Consulting makes no representations as to the accuracy or any other aspect of information contained in other Web Sites.

Changes to this Statement

Knotion Consulting will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Knotion Consulting encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Knotion Consulting is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Knotion Consulting welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Knotion Consulting has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Knotion Consulting at admin@knotion.net. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

E-mail Disclaimer

The information in our e-mails (which includes any files transmitted within) may contain information that is privileged and confidential, intended only for use of the individual or entity named. If you are not the intended recipient, any dissemination, copying or use of the information is strictly prohibited. No opinion expressed or implied by the sender necessarily constitutes the opinion of Knotion Consulting. Email messages do not constitute a guarantee or proof of the facts mentioned herein. If you received an email transmission in error please delete it from your system and inform us by email on admin@knotion.net .