By using this website, you expressly agree to be bound by, and to comply with, these and any additional or amended terms and conditions Oraro & Company Advocates (OCO) may prescribe from time to time. OCO reserves the right to make changes to this website and to these terms and conditions at any time. If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions, please do not continue to use the website.
No warranty, whether express or implied, is given that the website; the information, content, tools or materials included on the website; OCO’s servers; or any electronic communications sent by us are free from viruses, trojans, bombs, time-locks or any other data or code which has the ability to corrupt or affect the operation of your system.
OCO will not be responsible for any:
In no event shall OCO and its partners, associates, employees or suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use or reliance of this website or any materials or information contained therein.
Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages resulting from the inability to use this website, the operational failure of this website, or any information 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 OCO and/or any of its partners, associates, employees or suppliers have been advised of the possibility of damages.
You agree to fully indemnify OCO, its partners, associates, employees or suppliers and will not hold us responsible for any claim relating to your use of the website or for any errors or inaccuracies or incomplete information made available by third parties on the website.
If you breach any of these terms and conditions or any other rights of OCO, we reserve the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you. If we 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.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Republic of Kenya without giving effect to the principles of conflict of laws. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court of the Republic of Kenya in respect of any disputes arising in connection with this website.
OCO respects your privacy and your personal information and for this reason, we take care to protect your personal information and to keep it confidential. Whenever you use this website, contact OCO electronically or use any of our services or tools provided on the website, OCO will collect your personal information. Your personal information will be collected for the following purposes:-
Whilst each member firm will continue to preserve their respective clients’ confidentiality and legal professional privilege, information will be shared within OCO for purposes of determining whether there are any conflicts as well as for client relationship management, practice management, research, training and development and general administrative purposes.
Except as provided above, we do not share personal information with third parties unless the person who has submitted the information has authorised us to do so or if we are required to by law. You accept that we may store your personal information outside of the region or country that you may submit or use it.
During the use of this website, links to websites that are owned and controlled by third parties may be provided from time to time for various reasons. Such links may direct you to a third-party website.
The websites you can link to have their own separate terms and conditions as well as privacy policies. OCO is not responsible and cannot be held liable for the content and activities of such websites. You therefore visit or access the websites entirely at your own risk.
In terms of anti-money laundering and counter terrorist financing legislation, we are required to obtain formal evidence of your identity together with supporting documentation before we can act and may also conduct checks using external electronic databases for this purpose. We are obliged to report suspicions of money laundering activity to our money laundering compliance officer or to the relevant external authorities, or both. We may have to stop work on a matter and may not be allowed to tell you if we make such a report. We will not be liable to you for the consequences of any such report made in good faith.
OCO has in place anti-fraud and anti-corruption policies and procedures. There is a zero tolerance to bribery or corruption by, or on behalf of, any member firm. These policies apply to all OCO partners, associates and employees, and to third parties providing services on our behalf.
OCO requires partners, associates and employees to act honestly and with integrity at all times. Fraud or corruption by partners, associates or employees could violate applicable laws, present a threat to OCO and will not be tolerated in any circumstances.
All information, databases and software included on this website are the property of OCO or its content suppliers and are protected by local and international copyright laws.
Furthermore, the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all content on this website is the exclusive property of OCO and is protected by local and international copyright laws.
Without derogating from the above, we authorize you to view, copy, download to a local drive, print and distribute the content of this website, or parts thereof, provided that:
These terms and conditions between OCO and you are concluded for an indefinite period. You are entitled to terminate the contract at all times by permanent deletion of the website data stored on your devices.
OCO is entitled to terminate the contract at all times and with immediate effect (by disabling your use of the website) if you:
In addition, OCO may terminate the contract if, in its sole judgment, you reside in a location that it deems unsafe to avail of the website access. OCO is not obliged to give any notice of the termination of the contract in advance.
Please contact us at [email protected] with any questions regarding these terms and conditions.
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