Terms, Conditions and Legal Information

For the purposes of all references within this website www.treasurediamonds.co.za is herein referred to as “TD” or “TD website”.

Please read these terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) carefully. By using this website, you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions described below. If you do not agree to all of these terms, please do not use this website.

These Terms and Conditions govern your use of, and any purchase from, the TD website, and constitute an agreement between you and TD. TD reserves the right to change or modify any of these Terms and Conditions or any policy or guideline of this site at any time, and in its sole discretion. Any changes or modification will be effective immediately upon posting of the revisions on this site. Your continued use of this site following the posting of its changes or modifications will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications. Therefore, you should frequently review these Terms and Conditions and any other applicable policies from time-to-time to understand the terms and conditions that apply to your use of this site. If you do not agree to the amended terms, you must stop using this site.

If you have any queries or concerns about our Terms of Use, please feel free to write to our Customer Service Department at desk@treasurediamonds.co.za or call us on +27 21 421 4972 (Customer Service centre hours: Weekdays 9:00 – 17:00) .

Web Content

The materials on this website, which may include text, logos, images, graphics, site design, artwork, audio clips, video clips, software and other content, are provided by TD, South Africa for informational purposes only. By accessing this Website or printing or downloading any content, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out in this page. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not access the Website or print or download any content.
At TD, we make every attempt to ensure that provided information is as accurate and complete as possible.

Disclaimer

The Website and its materials are provided on an “As Is” and “As Available” basis. TD makes no representation or warranties regarding the accuracy, correctness, completeness, suitability, availability or operation of the www.treasurediamonds.co.za Website and the content of the Website. All the contents of this Website are for general information or use. Treasure Diamonds is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate content posted on the Website due to any reason or by any person.

Treasure Diamonds does not warrant that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components or that use of this site will be uninterrupted. Treasure Diamonds assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access and/or attempt to make unauthorised access available, or alteration of, user and/or Member communications. Under any circumstances, Treasure Diamonds will not be responsible for any loss or damage to any persons resulting from anyone’s use of the Website or the service and/or any content posted on www.treasurediamonds.co.za or transmitted to TD Members.

Acceptable Uses

You may use all informative material available on this Website solely for your own personal, non-commercial or educational use. You may not harm the Website in any way or otherwise use the Website in any improper manner, including, but not limited to hacking into the site´s systems, spoofing or faking email headers or slowing or stopping the functionality of the site.

Termination

These Terms of Use will be applicable to every visitor of this Website. Upon breach of any such terms by you, Treasure Diamonds reserves the right to terminate your account with immediate effect.

Suggestions & Comments

Please note that any information, materials, suggestions, ideas or comments submitted to Treasure Diamonds shall be deemed not confidential. You hereby grant Treasure Diamonds an irrevocable and unrestricted license to use, modify, reproduce, transmit, display and distribute such information, materials, suggestions, ideas or comments for any purpose whatsoever.

Links To/From Other Websites or Third Party Sites

This Website may contain links to other Websites that are operated and maintained by third parties. Any such links are solely provided for the convenience of the users of Treasure Diamonds. These third party sites are not under the control of Treasure Diamonds and we do not monitor or review the content of such sites. Access to such websites is at your own risk and Treasure Diamonds is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on such sites. Treasure Diamonds will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, products or services available on such other sites.

You may provide a link to Treasure Diamonds Website on another Website, provided you agree to the Link conditions described below. By establishing a link to a Treasure Diamonds Website you agree to these link conditions.

a. That the link solely consists of the “Visit Treasure Diamonds” link button, with image and text supplied by Treasure Diamonds;
b. That you will update all images and text within thirty days after receipt of notice of any changes from Treasure Diamonds may modify images and text at any time;
c. That the link must “point” to the URL “http://www.TreasureDiamonds.co.za” and not to other pages within the TD Website;
d. That except for a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free license to use the link on your website solely for the purpose of providing a hyperlink to TD website, you acknowledge and agree that (i) TD’s trademarks, name and linking button, including, but not limited to, the familiar “TD” mark, TD’s website and its contents are and shall remain the sole property of TD, (ii) nothing in this agreement shall give you any right of ownership in the marks, link button or TD’s website; (iii) you shall not now or in the future contest the validity of the marks; and (iv) you shall not take any action that would impair the value or goodwill associated with the marks, link button or TD’s image or reputation; (v) you shall not use the link button in any way that might be misleading;
e. That you will not use the link or link button to disparage TD and its services;
f. That the appearance, position and other aspects of the link button may not be such as to misrepresent your relationship with TD, or present false or misleading impressions about TD or its services;
g. That the appearance, position and other aspects of the link button may not create the false appearance that you or any non-TD entity or any non-TD product or service is associated with, or endorsed, or sponsored by TD;
h. That the link, when activated by a user, must display this Website full-screen and not with a “frame” on the linked Website or use other techniques which alter the visual presentation or content of TD’s website, such as the imposition of browser windows or third party content;
i. That the link button may only be used on your website, and not for any other purpose including, but not limited to promotion, advertising or publicity for your website;
j. That the link button must be displayed adjacent to a reference to TD or at the bottom of that same page;
k. That the link button must be surrounded on all sides by a clear zone. The clear zone must measure no less than the height of the button;
l. That you may not alter or change the link button in any way, including colour, size, proportions, etc. or animate or change its perspective;
m. That you may not deviate or edit any of the technical code that accompanies the button;
n. That the linking Website may not contain materials that may be interpreted as distasteful or offensive and should be appropriate for all age groups;
o. That TD has the right to terminate this Agreement with or without cause at any time, and may amend this Agreement without notice at any time;
p. That you agree to defend, indemnify and hold Treasure Diamonds, its trustees, officers, employees, services, affiliates and agents from and against any claims, demands, damages, causes of action, loss or judgments arising from your breach of this Agreement or your hyperlink to TD’s website.

You expressly agree that the use of TD’s materials, logo, marks, link button and website is at your sole risk. TD does not warrant that its service will be uninterrupted or error free, TD provides this access “as is” without warranty of any kind. TD disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranty of merchantability, implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose and warranty of non-infringement. In no event will TD be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages including, but not limited to, loss of profit, loss of data, loss of business or other loss arising out of or resulting from this agreement or the use of any of the materials, marks or link button under this agreement or access to any of the services described in this agreement even if TD has been advised of the possibility of such damages. the foregoing shall apply regardless of the negligence of TD and regardless of whether such liability is found in contracts, negligence, tort or any theory of liability.

TD reserves the right to revoke its consent to the link at any time in its sole discretion by amending this Agreement.

Suspected Violations of these Terms and Conditions or Unauthorised Uses

You shall promptly notify Treasure Diamonds and the company, organisation, institution with which you are affiliated, or whose facilities you are using, of any known or suspected unauthorised uses the TD Website, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorised disclosure or use of your username, password, and/or IP address. Any use of the TD website beyond the scope or in violation of these Terms and Conditions of Use, knowing use of any password or username of another, or any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity, may be grounds for termination of access to the TD website from your IP address, without notice and at Treasure Diamonds sole discretion. The foregoing includes but is not limited to activity by you that may burden Treasure Diamonds server(s) such as computer programs that automatically download or export content, commonly known as web robots, spiders, crawlers, wanderers or accelerators.

Education Section, Buying Guides, Buying Recommendations

The Education Section, Buying Guides, Buying Recommendations or any other related information available on this website does not make a claim to guarantee or warranty or appraise any of your purchases. You are advised to purchase as per your own discretion. Treasure Diamonds is not responsible for the validity and does not guarantee the accuracy of the information provided in the Education Section, Buying Guides, Buying Recommendations or any other related information available on this website. The main objective of Education Section, Buying Guides and Buying Recommendations is to educate the website visitor about the products offered by TD prior to any purchase. TD advises that the website visitor makes use of this educational services to ensure an informed buying experience.

Diamonds from Southern Africa
We are happy to provide a broad range of high-quality conflict-free diamonds from Southern African sources.

Policy on Conflict Diamonds
At TD we only purchase diamonds through the largest and most respected suppliers who, like us, proudly adhere to and enforce the standards established by the Kimberley Process, an international system that police’s the trade of diamonds to ensure they are from sources free of conflict. We ascribe to the Ethical Pledge integrity and transparency standards. Read more on Ethical Pledge.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless, Treasure Diamonds , its affiliates, parents, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, representatives, and third party providers to the Website from and against all losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of this agreement by you. Treasure Diamonds reserves the right to assume, at its sole expense, the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Treasure Diamonds in asserting any available defenses.

Jurisdiction and Governing Law

This Website is controlled and operated by Treasure Diamonds from its office in Cape Town, Western cape, South Africa and in conjunction with our Website Licensors and third party service providers. This Website can be accessed from other locations. By accessing this Website, you agree that these Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa, without giving effect to its conflicts of law principles. You also consent to personal jurisdiction in Pretoria in the Republic of South Africa for any dispute arising hereunder. No software from this Website may be downloaded, exported or re-exported in violation of any law.