In these terms and conditions the following terms shall have the following respective meanings unless the context otherwise requires.
1.2. “User” refers to the User and/or company which the User represents.
1.3. “Supplier” refers to a user representing a business on the website
1.4. “The Website” refers to www.superstarbrides.com.
2.1. The content of the pages of this Website is for the User’s general information and non-commercial use only. It is subject to change without notice. If the User is a business, the User should refer to the Company’s “Terms and Conditions of Advertising” below.
2.2. Neither The Company nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. The User acknowledges that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and The Company expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
2.3. The use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at the User’s own risk, for which the Company shall not be liable. It shall be the User’s own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet their specific requirements.
2.4. This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to The Company. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the “copyright notice” below, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
2.5. All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to The Company, are acknowledged on the website.
2.6. From time to time, this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for the User’s convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that The Company endorses the website(s). The Company has no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
2.7. Any views or opinions expressed on the Website do not necessarily represent the views of The Company.
3. Membership Accounts
3.1 The User confirms that any information provided is accurate and complete at the time provided.
3.2 The User agrees to update any information as required by The Company in order that its records may be kept accurate and complete. Failure to update the User’s relevant information shall be considered reasonable grounds for the Company to suspend or terminate the User’s account and refuse the User service in the future.
3.3 The User must not impersonate another person or business.
3.4 The User must not create another membership account on the Website if the User’s membership account is suspended or terminated for any reason, unless the User has the Company’s written permission to do so.
3.5 The User must never use another member’s account without permission.
3.6 The User shall be solely responsible for the activity that occurs on its membership account.
3.7 The User must keep its membership account password secure and notify the Company immediately if it feels there has been any unauthorised use of its account. The Company will not be liable for any losses caused by any unauthorised use of a User’s account.
3.8 Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or constitute a criminal offence.
4. Regulation of Membership Accounts
4.1. The User will not use language including but not limited to content or user names that contains swear words or language which may offend. This includes swear words with asterisks replacing some letters.
4.2. The User will not post material including but not limited to photo’s, videos, articles and comments that contain material that may offend, is unlawful, defamatory, libellous, threatening or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, violate any law or is otherwise inappropriate.
4.3. The User will not post any advertisements for businesses or services, unless they are a registered supplier, venue or accommodation in the Website’s directory.
4.4. The User will be solely responsible for its own user submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. The Company reserves the right to remove content for any reason.
5. User’s Rights and Permissions
5.1. The User confirms that by posting or publishing content that it has the necessary licenses, rights and permission to do so and that the material is not copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless the User is the owner of such rights or has permission from their rightful owner to post the material.
6. User Forum
6.1. Only Users who are existing members of the Website are able to participate in discussions on the user forum.
6.2. Users may apply for membership of the Website at: www.superstarbrides.com
6.3. Non Suppliers may register for free using the User login.
6.4. Suppliers should register via the supplier login. See the Advertisement page of this website for details of subscription packages available.
6.5. If the User is a Supplier, the must have an active supplier account in order to view and contribute to discussions on the user forum.
7. User Forum Terms and Conditions
7.1. The Company reserves the right to remove, edit, move or modify the discussions pages
7.2. The Company reserves the right to remove without notice any comment or material that it deems to be offensive. As a result the member may have their member account suspended or removed without notice.
7.3. All comments posted on the discussion forum pages express the views of and are the responsibility of the author. The Company accepts no responsibility for any comment or content posted.
7.4. The User will not post material/comments that:
7.4.1. Discuss any active court cases
7.4.2. Advertise products, goods, services, businesses, other websites or forums/discussions with the exception of the “Wanted” Discussion sections, where only businesses that have a listing in the Company’s directory may reply to members’ posts in order to promote their goods or services.
7.4.3. Start a new post to advertise their products and services
7.4.4. Include URL’s of or images hosted on third party websites that may offend or contain illegal material.
7.4.5. Includes either the User or someone else’s personal details such as telephone numbers and addresses.
7.4.6. May be considered spam.
8. Suspension of Services
8.1. We take all reasonable steps to ensure that this Website is available 24 hours every day, 365 days per year. However, websites do sometimes encounter downtime due to server and, other technical issues. Therefore we will not be liable if this website is unavailable at any time.
8.2. This Website may be temporarily unavailable due to issues such as system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control. Where possible we will try to give our visitors advance warning of maintenance issues but shall not be obliged to do so.
Any Agreement made under these Terms and Conditions by the User and the Company may be terminated by the Company providing notice of its intention to terminate to the User in writing on the occurrence of any of the following events:
9.1. If the User shall be in breach any of the terms and conditions hereby set out.
10. Continuing Force and Effect of these Terms and Conditions
The invalidity, illegality and unenforceability of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not affect or impact the continuation in force of the remainder of these Terms and Conditions.
11. Whole Agreement
These Terms and Conditions (as amended from time to time) together with any document expressly referred to in any of the terms contain the entire agreement between the parties.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with English Law and the parties hereby agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts in respect of any dispute or matter arising out of or connected with these Terms and Conditions.
Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:
b. You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material
c. You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system
Terms and Conditions of Advertising
1. Listing Packages and Additional Advertising Services
1.1. We may at our absolute discretion refuse a Supplier account or any type of listing or advertising package to any person or entity and we shall not be obliged to state our reasons for such refusal.
2. Term of user accounts and listing packages
2.1. Paid Listing Packages shall commence from the date on which full payment is received by us and shall continue for a period depicted by the package taken.
3. Fees and payment
3.1. The fee for any Paid Listing Package or advertisement shall be as set out on our site at the time that you make payment. This fee may change from time to time.
3.2. All fees are exclusive of UK Value Added Tax – which is not payable
3.3. Payment for all fees is to be made through Paypal and you must ensure that you have a validly operating Paypal account before you commence the order process for Paid Listing Packages or Advertisement Services.
3.4. All fees are quoted in pounds sterling and currency exchange settlements will be as provided by Paypal and your financial institution.
4.1. You may within 7 days of registering your Paid Listing or Advertising Package, cancel the service. To cancel your Paid Listing or Advertising Package, you must email the SuperstarBrides team using the contact page, within the aforementioned time period providing clear notice of your wish to cancel your Paid Listing or advertisement Package.
4.2. If we receive notice of cancellation of your Paid Listing or Advertising Package in accordance with paragraph 4.1, we will refund the listing fee you paid back to your PayPal account within 30 days of our receipt of such notice.
5.1. We may terminate your user account or Listing Package at any time without notice to you by removing your listing from our site.
5.2. You may terminate your Paid Listing Package at any time by emailing the SuperstarBrides team using the Website contact form and providing us with clear notice of your wish to terminate your Paid Listing or Advertising Package. Subject to paragraph 4.1 above, no refund of any fee will be provided on termination. Such termination of your Paid Listing or Advertising Package shall be effective from the date on which we remove your Paid Listing Package from the site.
5.3. We may terminate your user account, Paid Listing Package and the agreement between us without notice and without any liability to make any refund or other payment to you in the following circumstances:
5.3.2. you are in our opinion transmitting or otherwise connected with any ‘spam’ or any other form of unsolicited bulk email or communication;
5.3.3. your user account or listing package may in our reasonable opinion adversely affect our goodwill or reputation; or
5.3.4. you or us cease to carry on business, are declared bankrupt or enter into an insolvency or administration procedure.
6. Consequences of termination
6.1. Upon termination of the agreement between us, your right to use the registered Supplier sections of our site shall immediately cease. We have no obligation to maintain any of your posted content, Additional Services, Articles or any content within your listing.
6.2. Any termination of the agreement between us shall not affect any rights or liabilities that have accrued to us prior to such termination.
7. Additional Advertising Services
7.1. Additional Services such as banner advertising or badge advertising on our site, being featured in our newsletter and having your graphics displayed on our site home page are described on our site and may change from time to time. Additional Services are limited in number and will be accepted on a first come first served basis. We accept no liability for Advertising Services not being available.
7.2. Advertisements purchased as Additional Services shall be in the size, format and location specified on our site at the time you make payment or in such similar location as we in our absolute discretion determine and shall be displayed on our site for the period of time specified on our site at the time you make payment.
7.3. You warrant that your advertisement must be legal, decent, honest and truthful. All UK ads must comply with the British Code of Advertising Practice and all other codes under the general supervision of the Advertising Standards Authority. You shall indemnify us for any loss, damage or other liability that we may suffer as a result of you breaching this condition.
7.4. We may in relation to Additional Services provide specifications as to the materials to be provided by you in order for us to fulfill the delivery of such Additional Services. If you do not provide the specified materials in the manner and form specified within the time period stated, we shall not be obliged to fulfill the delivery of such Additional Service and no refund shall be made in relation to your payment for such Additional Services.
7.5. We may reject in our absolute discretion any materials submitted in relation to Additional Services and may request you to provide amended or additional materials.
7.6. if you decide to withdraw your advertisement for any reason, we shall not be obliged to provide you with a refund.
7.7. We do not guarantee or make any representation or warranty as to the outcome (such as response levels to advertisements) of your purchase of any Additional Service.
7.8. All advertising content is subject to our approval and we reserve the right to reject or cancel any advertisement that we deem to be unsuitable for any reason.
7.9. We accept no liability for any errors in any advertisements (or for errors in any content on our site).