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Changes to the terms and conditions
These terms and conditions may be changed by us from time to time. Changes will be effective immediately upon posting of the updated terms and conditions on this web site. You are responsible for ensuring you are familiar with the latest terms and conditions. Continuing to use the site represents your agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended.
These terms and conditions (as amended from time to time) shall together with any other document specifically referred to herein form the entire agreement between us.
We recommend that you keep a copy of these terms and conditions for your own reference.
Paid and unpaid work
You agree that, to the maximum extent permitted by law, any and all liability and responsibility of StarNow.co.uk to you or any other person under or in connection with these terms and conditions, or in connection with the services, this web site, another member's acts or omissions, or your use of or inability to use, the services or this web site is excluded regardless of whether such liability arises in contract, tort (including negligence), equity, breach of statutory duty or otherwise. StarNow.co.uk's liability and responsibility is excluded in respect of any and all loss or damage, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data, loss of business or anticipated savings, general and special damages, and consequential and incidental loss.
You agree to release, indemnify and keep indemnified us from and against all actions, claims, costs (including legal costs and expenses) losses, proceedings, damages, liabilities, or demands suffered or incurred by us to any person arising out of or in connection with your use of our services.
Without limiting any other rights and remedies available to StarNow.co.uk, we may limit your activities on the web site, remove your advertisements, remove your profile and files, issue a warning to you, suspend or terminate your membership, or refuse to provide our services to you if you breach these terms and conditions or where StarNow.co.uk considers it appropriate.
You may not use our services if:
Responsibility for minors
This site is intended for persons aged 18 or over. You acknowledge that some parts of the StarNow.co.uk site may contain material that is inappropriate for minors. Minors who access this site are required to be supervised by a parent or guardian. Minors are not permitted to upload images of an adult nature.
Subscriptions; Charges on Your Billing Account
StarNow Pro is the top tier of membership on the website and is only available to Full (paying) members of StarNow who are registered on the site as industry professionals, and whose profiles meet the standards and criteria for StarNow Pro Membership.
There is no additional charge for StarNow Pro Membership, and we reserve the right to assign or remove StarNow Pro status at our discretion at any time.
We reserve the right to increase fees or introduce new prices or charges at any time.
You have the right to cancel your Full Membership with StarNow.co.uk and claim a refund within 7 days of your first subscription payment. Please note that any audition, casting or job that you have applied for will be automatically cancelled.
You also have the right to cancel your Full Membership with StarNow.co.uk and claim a refund within 7 days of your second (first re-occurring) subscription payment to the Billing Agent, provided you have not used any of the following features of the site within those 7 days of your second subscription payment:
To cancel your Full Membership at any time, go to www.StarNow.co.uk/help/subscription.aspx.
Materials contained on this website are protected under copyright and other laws of New Zealand and under international conventions and similar laws abroad. You are not permitted to use or reproduce or allow anyone to use or reproduce the name and logo of StarNow.co.uk for any reason without our express written permission.
Although we take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses or other destructive materials to our website or on-line service, we do not guarantee that the service or materials that may be available from our website do not contain such destructive features. We shall not be liable for any damages or liability attributable to such features. If you use any materials available through this website, you do so solely at your own risk.
Access to our site may be interrupted, restricted or delayed from time to time. We will not be liable for damages or costs in these circumstances.
You are responsible for ensuring that no material you post, or which is posted through a machine on which you access StarNow.co.uk, nor any activity or communication you make in connection with any StarNow.co.uk service, will be capable of
Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
The StarNow.co.uk website is operated and controlled from New Zealand. These terms and conditions and any agreements with StarNow.co.uk arising from our website are governed by New Zealand law. Any dispute arising in relation to these terms and conditions and any agreement arising from our website will be heard in New Zealand and resolved in accordance with New Zealand law.
StarNow.co.uk On-Line Restriction – Further Terms and Conditions
As part of our website you can register on line and sign up to apply for the various roles advertised. When you register to use the service, there are further terms and conditions that are set out below.
All information provided to us must be complete and accurate information. If your information changes you will be responsible for providing us with the updated information. We shall not be held liable for any loss, damage or consequences as a result of inaccurate or incomplete information we receive from you.
Password and Sign in Security
You are responsible for any use of our on-line service with your password and protecting your password from unauthorised use. You are also responsible for the security of any computer where you choose to remain signed in to StarNow.co.uk.
The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because StarNow.co.uk has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that StarNow.co.uk is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that StarNow.co.uk 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 the use of, or reliance upon, any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
You agree that when you make your profile public or include your photo in the Talent Directory that StarNow.co.uk will publish your personal information and photos, and allow other members to contact you. You also agree that you will not use the contact system to send junk mail, spam, offensive messages, or for any purposes other than those directly related to auditions or casting calls. StarNow.co.uk will be the sole judge of any breach of the conditions of use. Any breach of these conditions can result in your membership being terminated and a permanent ban from the site. No refund will be given if you have breached the conditions of use.
Sharing your content and information
Any information submitted by you through the site may be read and used by StarNow and utilised for marketing purposes indefinitely. Your Material may appear in google and other search engines. StarNow can reproduce, modify, edit, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display your information (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. You also warrant that any "moral rights" in your information have been waived.
StarNow Limited (registered in New Zealand under company number 1584653) collects personal information about you through your use of the services and the web site, including your registration details; and information relating to your use of the web site, the content you access, and any messages you send. You agree that StarNow.co.uk may use this personal information to assist us to provide the services to you, for internal research purposes, to verify your identity, for promoting and marketing other StarNow.co.uk products and services to you, and for any other use that you authorise. You agree that StarNow.co.uk may use your images, profile text and/or media files for the promotion of the website. You also agree when you choose to make your profile public or include your photo in the Talent Directory that StarNow.co.uk will publish your personal information and photos, and allow other members to contact you. You have the ability to access and correct your personal information at any time.