Terms of Use

Last updated: 3rd January 2016

Please read these Terms of Use("Terms","Terms of Use") carefully before using the http://www.efarm.cm website (the "Service") powered by GericomGroup Co.LTD ("us","we",or "our")

Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and other who access or use the Service.

By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.

About eFarm.cm

eFarm.cm powered by GericomGroup is a web and mobile agricultural platform whre users offer, sell and buy agricultural products.eFarm.cm is uniquely for agricultural products in Cameroon, Africaa and the rest of World

While we may provide pricing, postage, listing and other guidance in our Services, such guidance is solely informational and you may decide to follow it or not. eFarm.cm does not review users' listings or content. While we may help facilitate the resolution of disutes through various programmes, eFarm.cm has no control over and does not quarantee the existence, quality, safety or legality of items advertised; the truth or accuracy of users' content, listings or feedback; the ability of sellers to sell items; the ability of buyers to pay for items; or that a buyer or seller will actually complete a transaction or return an item.

Using eFarm.cm

In condition with using or accessing the Services you will not:

  1. post, list or upload content or items in inappropriate categories or areas on our sites;
  2. breach or circumvent any laws, third party rights or our systems or policies;
  3. sell any counterfeit items or otherwise infringe the copyright, trademark or other rights of third parties;
  4. use our Services if you are not able to form legally binding contracts (for example if you are under 18), or are temporarily or indefinitely suspended from using our Services;
  5. fail to pay for items purchased by you, unless you have a valid reason as set out in an eFarm.cm policy the seller has materially changed the item's description after you bid, a clear typographical error is made, or you cannot contact the seller
  6. fail to deliver items sold by you, unless you have a valid reason as set out in an eFarm.cm policy, for example the buyer fails to comply with the terms posted in your listing, or you cannot contact the buyer;
  7. manipulate the price of any item or interfere with any other user's listings;
  8. post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, or libellous content;
  9. take any action that may undermine the Feedback or ratings systems
  10. transfer your eFarm.cm account (including Feedback) and user ID to another party without our consent;
  11. distribute or post spam, unsolicited or bulk electronic communications, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;
  12. use the contact information of other users for any purpose other than in relation to a specific eFarm.cm transaction (which includes using this information to send marketing materials directly to eFarm.cm users unless the user has given explicit consent to receiving these materials);
  13. distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm eFarm.cm, or the interests or property of eFarm.cm users;
  14. use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access our Services for any purpose.
  15. bypass our robot exclusion headers, interfere with the working of our Services, or impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
  16. export or re-export any eFarm.cm application or tools except in compliance with the export control laws of any relevant jurisdictions and in accordance with posted rules and restrictions;
  17. copy, modify, or distribute rights or content from our Services or eFarm.cm's works of authorship, designs and trademarks;
  18. copy, reproduce, reverse engineer, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, perform or publicly display any content (except for your information) from our Services without the prior express written permission of eFarm.cm and the appropriate third party, as applicable;
  19. commercialise any eFarm.cm application or any information or software associated with such application;
  20. harvest or otherwise collect information about users, such as email addresses, without their consent; or
  21. circumvent any technical measures we use to provide the Services.

If you are registering with eFarm.cm as a business entity, you represent that you have the authority to legally bind that entity. If you are trading as a business on eFarm.cm, you must comply with all applicable laws relating to online trading for the site you are selling on for more information on the legal requirements for selling in the Cameroon).

You agree that we will commence supplying our services to you as soon as you accept this Terms and Conditions.

We may cancel unconfirmed accounts or accounts that have been inactive for a long time or modify or discontinue our Services.

Abusing eFarm.cm

Without limiting other remedies, we may limit, suspend, or terminate your user account(s) and access to our Services, restrict or prohibit access to, and your activities on, our Services, cancel bids, remove or demote listings, delay or remove hosted content, remove any special status associated with the account, reduce or eliminate any discounts, and take technical and legal steps to keep you from using our Services if:

  1. we think that you are creating problems or possible legal liabilities;
  2. we think that such restrictions will improve the security of the eFarm.cm community or reduce our or another eFarm.cm user's exposure to financial liabilities;
  3. we think that you are infringing the rights of third parties;
  4. we think that you are acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of this User Agreement or our policies or abuse our employees or users;
  5. despite our reasonable endeavours, we are unable to verify or authenticate any information you provide to us; or
  6. you fail to make full payment of any fees due for our Services by your payment due date.

When a buyer or seller issue arises we may consider the user's performance history and the specific circumstances in applying our policies. We may choose to be more lenient with policy enforcement, and to do the right thing for both buyers and sellers.

Fees

The fees we charge for using our Services 2.5% of value for every transactions. We may change our fees, or introduce new fees from time to time by posting the changes on the eFarm.cm site or via the Messages section of My eFarm.cm 30 days in advance. You may close your account without penalty within 30 days of such notice being given.

You are required to have a payment method on file when selling on eFarm.cm. If your payment method fails or your account is overdue, we may collect fees owed by charging other payment methods on file and retaining collection agencies or legal counsel.

GericomGroup Co LTD is NOT responsible for transactions carryout outside efarm.cm platform.

Listing Conditions

When listing/posting an item, you agree to comply with these terms and conditions and that:

  1. you are responsible for the accuracy, content and legality of the item listed
  2. your listing may not be immediately searchable by keyword or category for up to 24 hours. eFarm.cm does not guarantee exact listing durations;
  3. content that violates any of eFarm.cm's policies may be deleted at eFarm.cm's discretion;
  4. where your listing appears in search and browse results may be based on certain factors such as listing format, title, bidding activity, end time, keywords, price and postage cost, Feedback, eFarm.cm policy compliance and detailed seller ratings.
  5. eFarm.cm's duplicate listing policy may also affect whether your listing appears in search results;
  6. Meta-tags and URL links that are included in a listing will be removed or altered so as to not affect third party search engine results;
  7. We may provide you with optional recommendations to consider when creating your listings. Such recommendations may be based on the aggregated sales and performance history of similar sold and current listings; results will vary for individual listings. To drive the recommendations experience, you agree that we may display the sales and performance history of your listings to other sellers;
  8. some optional upgrade features will only be visible on certain eFarm.cm Services.

Accordingly, to drive a positive user experience, a listing may not appear in some search and browse results regardless of the sort order chosen by the buyer.

Purchase Conditions

When buying an item, you agree to comply with the rules for buyers and that:

  1. you are responsible for reading the full item listing before making a bid or commitment to buy;
  2. you enter into a legally binding contract to purchase an item when you commit to buy an item, or if you have the winning bid (or your bid is otherwise accepted);
  3. for motor vehicles, and real estate (property) listed in the Classified Ad format, a bid or offer is not binding, but expresses a buyer's serious interest in the item;
  4. if you purchase an item on an eFarm.cm site other than eFarm.cm.co.uk you are subject to the User Agreement of that other eFarm.cm site solely with respect to that particular purchase.
International buying, selling and transalation

Sellers and buyers are responsible for complying with all laws and regulations applicable to international sales, purchases, and postage of items.

Your items may be listed on one or more of eFarm.cm's international sites in addition to eFarm.cm.co.uk. You may stop your listings from appearing on international sites by excluding international postage locations from your listings. By selecting international postage you authorise eFarm.cm, in its discretion, to display your listings on eFarm.cm sites other than the original listing site but acknowledge that your listings may not appear on some or all of these sites. When you sell your items internationally, you agree to be subject to that other site’s policies, and you agree to be subject to and accept eFarm.cm's International Selling Agreement.

You authorise us to use automated tools to translate your eFarm.cm content and member to member communications, in whole or in part, into local languages where such translation solutions are available. We may provide you with tools which will enable you to translate content at your request. The accuracy or availability of any translation is not guaranteed.

>Content

When providing us with content (including causing content to be posted using our Services), you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual (or for the duration of any copyright or other rights in such content), irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable (through multiple tiers) right to use the content (including without limitation, creating and using derivative works) and you authorise us to exercise any and all copyright, trademark, publicity, database or other intellectual property rights you have in or to the content in any media known now or developed in the future. Further, to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law, you waive your moral rights in the content and promise not to assert such rights or any other intellectual property rights you have in the content against us, our sublicensees or our assignees. We may offer, license or otherwise make available for your use catalogues of stock images, descriptions, product specifications, and other content, which may be provided by third-parties (including eFarm.cm users). You may use such catalogue content solely in connection with your eFarm.cm listings during the time your listings are on eFarm.cm's sites. That permission is subject to modification or revocation at any time at eFarm.cm’s sole discretion.

While we try to offer reliable data, we cannot promise that catalogue content will always be accurate and up-to-date, and you agree that you will not hold us or our catalogue providers responsible for inaccuracies. If you choose to include catalogue content in your listings, you continue to be responsible for ensuring that your listings are accurate, do not include misleading information and fully comply with this User Agreement and all eFarm.cm policies. The catalogue may include copyrighted, trademarked or other proprietary materials. You agree not to remove any copyright, proprietary or identification markings included within the catalogues or create any derivative works based on catalogue content (other than by including them in your listings).

Termination

We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.

All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Links To Other Web Sites

Our Service may contain links to third­party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by GericomGroup Co.LTD.

GericomGroup Co. LTD has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that GericomGroup Co. LTD shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third­party web sites or services that you visit.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Cameroon, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.

Changes

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.

By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, please stop using the Service.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us.