Terms and Conditions




Thanks for using KYR AFRICA. These General Terms of Service (“General Terms”), along with any applicable Additional Terms (defined below) (collectively, the “Terms”) cover your use and access to the products, services, software, platform and websites (collectively, “Services”) provided by KYR AFRICA Incorporated and any of our affiliates (collectively, “KYR AFRICA”). By using our Services, you agree to be bound by these General Terms as well as our Privacy Policy. KYR AFRICA Legal Information is Not a Substitute for Legal Advice

KYR AFRICA is not a law firm and only provides a platform for legal information and self-help; nothing on this website is an offer to represent you, and nothing on this website is intended to create an advocateclient relationship. The information provided by KYR AFRICA along with the content of our Service related to legal matters (“Legal Information”) is provided for your private use and does not constitute legal advice.

If you need legal advice for a specific problem, you should consult with a licensed advocate private or by using our contact an advocate service. Legal Information provided by KYR AFRICA through its Service is not a substitute for legal advice from a qualified advocate licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Communications between you and KYR AFRICA may not be protected as privileged communications under the advocate-client privilege. Also, if you use the KYR AFRICA contact an advocate service, the communications between you and the advocate who answers your question may not be protected as privileged communications under the advocate-client privilege.

The content of any unsolicited email sent to KYR AFRICA, or to any of its employee or representative at an email address available on this website, will not create an attorneyclient relationship and the contents of such unsolicited email shall not be considered confidential.  Therefore, do not use this website or the email addresses available on this website to provide confidential information about yourself or a legal matter to KYR AFRICA, or to any of its employee or representative without prior consent of KYR AFRICA.

Your use of the Services does not create an advocate-client relationship between you and KYR AFRICA, or between you and any KYR AFRICA employee or representative. Unless you are otherwise represented by an advocate, including an External Advocate, you represent yourself in any legal matter you undertake through our Services.

KYR AFRICA is not a “Lawyer Referral Service”. The directory of lawyers published on our Service is provided to the public free of charge and is for informational purposes only. KYR AFRICA does not endorse or recommend any advocate nor does it make any warranty as to the qualifications or competency of any advocate.

ADVOCATE ADVERTISING DISCLAIMER

This website and its contents may not be considered advocate advertising under the rules of certain jurisdictions. 

External Advocate profiles on our Service are provided as a free public service, not a list of paid advertisements or endorsements. KYR AFRICA does not guarantee the accuracy of the information contained in any External Advocate profile. External Advocates are third-party independent contractors solely responsible for the advice they give, the services they provide and the representations about themselves they make. You are solely responsible for assessing the quality, integrity, suitability and trustworthiness of all persons with whom you communicate regarding your legal needs. Prior results (for example, positive testimonials from prior clients) do not guarantee a similar outcome. 

KYR AFRICA Advocate profiles and information that we make publicly available are provided for public information purposes, but are not intended to imply that KYR AFRICA can provide legal advice in all jurisdictions. Rather, KYR AFRICA Advocates are only available to help customers in jurisdictions where KYR AFRICA is authorized to provide legal services; information regarding KYR AFRICA advocate services are not intended for anyone located in a state where KYR AFRICA is not so authorized.

CONSENT TO RECEIVE EMAILS

By creating an account, you agree that you may receive communications from KYR AFRICA, such as newsletters, special offers, and account reminders and updates. You also understand that you can remove yourself from promotional communications by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link in the footer of the actual email. You cannot opt out of essential communications regarding your account, such as renewal notices.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

You can only use our Services if doing so complies with the laws of your jurisdiction(s). The availability of our Services in your jurisdiction(s) is not an invitation or authorization by KYR AFRICA to access or use our website or Services in a manner that violates your local laws and regulations. By using our Services, you accept sole responsibility to ensure that you or anyone else who accesses your account to use our Services does not violate any applicable laws in your jurisdiction(s). To enforce this provision, KYR AFRICA reserves the right to refuse membership, or suspend or terminate your account immediately and without prior notice at our sole discretion.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS; LICENSE GRANT

KYR AFRICA retains all right, title and interest in and to its products and Services, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, illustrations, logos, service marks, copyrights, photographs, videos, music, articles, document templates and all related intellectual property rights. Except as otherwise provided in the Terms, you may not, and may not permit others to:

  1. reproduce, modify, translate, enhance, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or create derivative works of any of our products and Services (other than documents you create through your membership, which you may use for your own personal use);
  2. sell, license, sublicense, rent, lease, distribute, copy, publicly display, publish, adapt or edit any of our products and Services; or
  3. circumvent or disable any security or technological features of our products and Services.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

KYR AFRICA’s Service may contain links to third party resources and businesses on the Internet, called here “links” or “Linked Site(s).” Those links are provided for your convenience to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest to you. 

KYR AFRICA does not control, endorse or monitor the contents of any Linked Site. That includes, without limitation, any further link contained in a Linked Site, and any changes or updates to a Linked Site. KYR AFRICA is not responsible for webcasting or for any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. These Terms do not cover your interaction with Linked Sites. You should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any Linked Sites.

If you use any service provided on a Linked Site, (a) KYR AFRICA will not be responsible for any act or omission of the third party, including the third party’s access to or use of your customer data and (b) KYR AFRICA does not warrant or support any service provided by the third party.

DISCLAIMER OF REPRESENTATIONS AND LIABILITY

Please read this section carefully as it affects your rights

The information, software, products, and Services made available through KYR AFRICA may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. KYR AFRICA reserves the right at any time to modify, improve, suspend or deprecate certain features of our Services. Legal Information received via KYR AFRICA should not be relied upon exclusively for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions; rather, we recommend you use information from our Service in conjunction with the advice of a qualified professional tailored to your situation. In short, your use of our Services is at your own risk.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, KYR AFRICA AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, PROGRAM SPONSORS AND DISTRIBUTORS MAKE NO WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ABOUT THE SERVICES. THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE.” WE ALSO DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. INFORMATION AND OPINIONS RECEIVED VIA OUR SERVICES SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL, MEDICAL, LEGAL OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS WITHOUT CONSULTING AN APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO YOUR SITUATION.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL KYR AFRICA, ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, PROGRAM SPONSORS OR DISTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY LOSS OF USE, DATA, BUSINESS, OR PROFITS, REGARDLESS OF LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT KYR AFRICA HAS BEEN WARNED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND EVEN IF A REMEDY FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

THE PARTIES EXPRESSLY AGREE AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY FORM AN ESSENTIAL BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN THE PARTIES.

RELEASE AND INDEMNITY

By using our Service, you, on behalf of yourself and your heirs, executors, agents, representatives, and assigns, fully release, forever discharge, and hold KYR AFRICA, its partners (including any third-party companies engaged by KYR AFRICA to fulfill business formation, registered agent or other business filing orders), your Program Sponsor (if applicable) and its affiliates, and its and their respective officers, employees, directors and agents, harmless from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable advocates’ fees, rights, claims, and actions of any kind and injury (including death) arising out of or relating to your use of the Services. You agree that this release has been freely and voluntarily consented to and you confirm that you fully understand what you are agreeing to.

You agree to indemnify and hold KYR AFRICA, its partners (including any third-party companies engaged by KYR AFRICA to fulfill business formation, registered agent or other business filing orders), your Program Sponsor (if applicable) and its affiliates, and its and their respective officers, employees, directors and agent harmless from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable advocates’ fees, rights, claims, actions of any kind and injury (including death) arising out of any third party claims relating to your use of the Service, your violation of these Terms or your violation of any rights of another.

CONTROLLING LAW

These Terms are governed by the Laws of Kenya

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and KYR AFRICA with respect to the subject matter of these Terms, and supersede and replace any other prior or contemporaneous agreements, or terms and conditions applicable to the subject matter of these Terms.

MODIFICATIONS

We may revise these Terms from time to time, and will always post the most current version on our website. By continuing to use or access the Services after the revisions come into effect, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms. We encourage users to periodically review the Terms to ensure that you understand them in their entirety.