[last updated July 2016]

Web Site Terms


These terms and any other relevant terms, policies, disclaimers, and notices which may be applicable to a specific section or module of this Web Site (“Terms”) regulate the relationship between Graham Giles, trading as GilesFiles (“GilesFiles”) and each user of the web site at www.GilesFiles.co.za (“Web Site”).

Preparation of information

GilesFiles has carefully prepared the information contained within this Web Site, but GilesFiles does not guarantee its accuracy. Each user relies on the information contained on this Web Site at their own risk. If you find an error or omission at this site, please let GilesFiles know.

Ownership of material

All material on this Web Site, unless otherwise noted, is the intellectual property of or is licensed by GilesFiles. No part of the publication may be copied, reproduced, forwarded, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording or otherwise without the prior written permission of GilesFiles.


GilesFiles is not responsible for and gives no warranties or make any representations in respect of content outside this Web Site or the privacy policies or practices of linked or any third party web sites.


GilesFiles is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage relating to the Web Site, the personal information of any user or material and information transmitted over the GilesFiles system. Whilst every reasonable care has been taken in writing and compiling GilesFiles, GilesFiles accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage that may be sustained as a result of reliance by any person on the information contained in GilesFiles. In particular, persons affected by any decisions, awards, articles or statutory provisions dealt with in GilesFiles should refer to the relevant reported decisions, awards, journals or the relevant Government Gazette for authority.


GilesFiles reserves the right to alter these Terms. Each user acknowledges that by visiting the Web Site from time to time, each user will become bound to the current version of these Terms and, unless stated in the current version, all previous versions will be superseded by the current version. Each user is responsible for reviewing the then current version on each visit to the Web Site.


If there is a conflict of meaning between these Web Site Terms and any other relevant terms, policies, disclaimers and notices which may be applicable to a specific section or module of this Web Site, the other relevant terms, policies, disclaimers and notices which may be applicable to a specific section or module of this Web Site will prevail in respect of your use of the relevant section or module of the Web Site.

Applicable laws

These Terms will in all respects be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa. Each user submits to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of the Republic of South Africa.


Failure or neglect by GilesFiles to enforce at any time these Terms, will not be construed as a waiver of its rights, nor will such failure or neglect in anyway effect the validity or the whole or any part of these Terms, nor prejudice GilesFiles’ rights to take subsequent action.

Entire agreement

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties in respect of the subject matter of these Terms.


Any questions or concerns arising from these Terms, the Web Site or personal information should be addresses to [email protected].

GilesFiles Specific Terms of Service

Geographic area

GilesFiles has designed the GilesFiles services for specific jurisdictions and they are not suitable for use in other jurisdictions. Users must ensure that the GilesFiles services are consumed for the correct jurisdictions.

Not specific advice

The GilesFiles services do not constitute specific legal, tax, investment, or accountancy advice. Seek advice from a suitably qualified professional adviser before dealing with any specific situation.

Email Disclaimer

The contents of the email and any attachments are confidential, may be privileged and may only be read and used by each named recipient. If you have received it in error, please contact the sender immediately and delete the email. GilesFiles endeavours to exclude viruses from its emails, but it is your responsibility to check the email for viruses. GilesFiles accepts no liability for any failure or loss arising from the use of email as a means of communication.