Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SITE. By using this site, you signify your consent to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use the site. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this site following the posting of changes to these terms (including our Privacy Policy) will mean you accept those changes.

General Terms

  • Our site is not intended for children under 13. By using the site, you affirm that you are at least 18, or that you are at least 13 years old and have your parents' permission to use the site.
  • We can refuse registration or cancel an account at our sole discretion at any time.
  • You are responsible for using the site in a private and secure manner. We are not liable for any damage or loss due to unauthorized account access resulting from your actions, such as sharing your account password or not logging out of the site.
  • You may not register accounts with unauthorized automated methods ("bots").
  • You may not use the site for any illegal activity or to violate laws in your jurisdiction.
  • You may not use the site to distribute unsolicited email ("spam") or malicious content such as viruses or worms.
  • You may not exploit the site to access unauthorized information.

Restriction On Use Of Materials

This site is owned and operated by Online Star Registry and/or its affiliates (referred to as "Online Star Registry", "we", "us", or "our" herein). No material from this site or any website owned, operated, licensed or controlled by Online Star Registry may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, except that you may download one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, noncommercial home use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. For purposes of these terms, the use of any such material on any other website or networked computer environment is prohibited. You may not modify the material in any way, without the prior written consent of the copyright owner. Except as expressly stated in this legal notice, no rights or licenses to the material, or any portion thereof, shall be granted or implied.

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips and software, is the property of Online Star Registry, its affiliates, content suppliers and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Online Star Registry or its affiliates and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of Online Star Registry or its affiliates or its software suppliers and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The content and software on this site may be used as a shopping resource. Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display or performance, of the content on this site is strictly prohibited.

Online Star Registry is a trademark of Online Star Registry or its affiliates. All other product names contained in this website may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. The use or misuse of these trademarks except as expressly authorized is prohibited. We respect the intellectual property of others. We may, in appropriate circumstances and at our discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe on the rights of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide the following information to our copyright agent:

  • an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
  • a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
  • a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the site;
  • your address, telephone number, and email address;
  • a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  • a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or are authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.

Our agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:

Submissions To Online Star Registry Affiliated Servers

Any information, including but not limited to remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics or other submissions, communicated to Online Star Registry through this site is the exclusive property of Online Star Registry. Online Star Registry is entitled to use any information submitted for any purpose without restriction or compensation to the person sending the submission. The user acknowledges the originality of any submission communicated to Online Star Registry and accepts responsibility for its accuracy, appropriateness and legality.

Disclaimer

Online Star Registry makes no legal claim to officially assign names to stars in Universe. Star naming by any organization other than the International Astronomical Union is not recognized by the scientific community. Your star's name is reserved in our records only.

The materials in this site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Online Star Registry disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Online Star Registry does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Online Star Registry does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. You (and not Online Star Registry) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

Limitation Of Liability

Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall Online Star Registry be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of or the inability to use the materials in this site, even if Online Star Registry or an authorized representative of Online Star Registry has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall Online Star Registry's total liability to you for damages, losses and causes of action (whether in contract, negligence, or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this site.

Return Policy

Should you need to return your merchandise, please contact Online Star Registry at support@onlinestarregistry.com or call +1 512 782 4409 to receive a Return Authorization Code (RA#) in order to expedite your return and ensure proper credit to your account.

All items are returnable within 30 days of receipt for a refund. Shipping charges are not eligible for refund and some items may require a nominal restocking fee not to exceed 10% of purchase price. Refunds are issued upon receipt of merchandise.

Other

If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. These Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy (incorporated herein by reference) constitute the entire agreement between you and Online Star Registry relating to the subject matter herein.

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