Terms & Conditions

Effective Date: March 01 2013

Agreement

These terms and conditions are an agreement between you as the user and MovieStarPlanet. By accepting the terms and conditions users are also agreeing to follow all rules of the MovieStarPlanet website, which above all, means being nice and respectful to other users. We reserve the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time. Users will be notified of any changes via a notice posed on the MovieStarPlanet website. If individuals continue to use the MovieStarPlanet website after the effective date of any modified terms and conditions, this use will constitute agreement to such modifications.

Adult Participation on MovieStarPlanet

MovieStarPlanet is a website primarily for those aged between eight and 15 years. As part of our child safeguarding policy, MovieStarPlanet does not condone the use of the site by adults (those over 18 years). Adults who do not meet the following criteria are not permitted to participate on MovieStarPlanet. An adult is permitted to enter and interact on the site is in the following circumstances:

  • A parent/guardian who is monitoring or helping navigate their child's use of the site.
  • Law enforcement, journalists, NGO's or other professions wishing to access the site for educational, law enforcement and research purposes. Access approval (including date and time of participation) is required from the Head of Safety by emailing safety@moviestarplanet.com

MovieStarPlanet reserves the right to block any adult from the site it found to be in breach of the above criteria. Refunds will be granted only in the event the user has not violated the game rules.

Rights to MovieStarPlanet's Material

The MovieStarPlanet website is owned by MovieStarPlanet. The MovieStarPlanet website is for individual, non-commercial, non-transferable, entertainment use only. Subject to user's compliance with the site's terms and conditions, we grant users a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right and license. This enables users to enter and play on the MovieStarPlanet website.

All rights and content on the MovieStarPlanet website are reserved to MovieStarPlanet. Individuals are not permitted to use any of MovieStarPlanet's material, such as movie stars, movie star clothes and items, logos, icons, backgrounds, background music etc. for commercial purposes outside of the MovieStarPlanet website. This means that users may not copy, distribute, sell, publish, send or otherwise recirculate MovieStarPlanet material to a third party without the written consent of MovieStarPlanet. Individuals may not change, revise or replace any material found on the website, either in its entirety or parts thereof.

User generated Movies and other Material

In agreeing to the terms and conditions of the website, users give MovieStarPlanet the right (without special compensation) to publish user-created movies and material for an unlimited time throughout the world on the internet, on TV or any other medium. Thus users give MovieStarPlanet the right to use, copy, present, reproduce, display, perform, edit, integrate, create derivative works from license as well as distribute the movies and material created, for both commercial and non-commercial use.

Suspension and cancellation of membership

MovieStarPlanet has the right to cancel user memberships and close user accounts if there is a violation of this agreement or the rules on MovieStarPlanet's website, or if an account has not been accessed for a period of four months.

Rules of MovieStarPlanet:

  1. Don't share your password and don't ask another user for their password. MovieStarPlanet never asks users for their password and users should never write their MovieStarPlanet password in any forum, either in game or outside of the website.
  2. Don't provide user details on the promise of a free VIP membership or Star Coins. Nobody can give you free VIP membership or Star Coins.
  3. Don't reveal personal information (such as real name, email, phone number, age, address, name of school, or user names of Facebook, Skype, MSN etc.)
  4. Don't write things that are sexually suggestive or racist.
  5. Don't select a username that refers to gender issues or sexuality, and don't use your real name as your username.
  6. Don't harass or annoy other users or beg for items.
  7. Don't use offensive language. Abusive behavior is not allowed.
  8. Don't pretend to be or impersonate a staff member/moderator of MSP. A real moderator can be identified by a moderator badge, which will be displayed at all times.
  9. Don't break any copyright laws.
  10. Don't send chain letters. Don't copy/paste chain letters.
  11. Don't talk about how to cheat and don't use cheats to progress in the game.
  12. Don't try to steal or trick items from other users. We delete users who steal.

Links

The MovieStarPlanet website may provide and users may include links to other websites or resources in game messages. MovieStarPlanet is not responsible for the security of external sites or resources, and does not endorse nor is responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. MovieStarPlanet is not responsible or liable either directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or allegedly caused by or in connection with use of, inability to use or reliance on any such privacy policy, content, goods or services available on external sites or resources.

Making payments/purchases on the Website

If users are under 18 years of age or do not pay their own bills, permission must be gained from either a parent or guardian, the person who pays the bills, or the card holder before making any purchase on the MovieStarPlanet website. If any unauthorised payment is made on MovieStarPlanet - regardless of payment method - the user account will be permanently deleted. In addition, if users do not abide by the MovieStarPlanet Terms & Conditions, the account may be terminated and any Star Coins or virtual goods assigned to the profile will be lost. Please note that this is also the case if users delete their own MovieStarPlanet account.

Terms of sale

When users purchase a VIP membership, they are able to purchase special VIP virtual clothes, items, animations, etc. ("Virtual Goods") in the game, for the period of their membership. VIP memberships and Star Coins are provided as soon as payment is completed and MovieStarPlanet has been notified by its payment provider. All prices on MovieStarPlanet include VAT and are subject to change without notice.

Star Coins, whether purchased or earned can only be used to purchase virtual goods on the MovieStarPlanet website.

Star Coins cannot be transferred to another user and have no cash value. Therefore, users cannot redeem or be granted a monetary refund for unused Star  Coins f from MovieStarPlanet.

By agreeing to the terms and conditions, users acknowledge that MovieStarPlanet retains the unfettered right to modify the MovieStarPlanet website and all aspects of characters, items, points and Star Coins therein. MovieStarPlanet makes changes to the MovieStarPlanet website on a continual basis. Users acknowledge that MovieStarPlanet can and will, at its discretion, modify features, functions or abilities of any element of the MovieStarPlanet website or any Virtual Goods. This can include changing the value, function or accessibility of Virtual Goods. Virtual Goods represent a limited license right governed by these terms and conditions, and are not redeemable for any sum of money or monetary value from MovieStarPlanet at any time.

Credit card security

MovieStarPlanet uses a third party payment provider and therefore we do not store any credit card or bank account information. All credit card and bank account information is stored by the payment provider in encrypted form in a high security computer centre. All collection and storage of sensitive information by the payment provider conforms to the requirements of the Data Protection Act and fully complies with all international security standards as well as to Danish industry security standards

Refunds

Once purchases are made on the MovieStarPlanet website (including VIP membership, Star Coins and virtual goods), users forgo their right to a monetary refund. Exceptions to this are made at the sole discretion of MovieStarPlanet. To dispute a purchase please contact MovieStarPlanet using the contact information provided at the bottom of this page.

Policy on Repeat Infringers, Agent for Notifications of Claimed Infringement

We respect the intellectual property rights of others and request that people who use the MovieStarPlanet website do the same. MovieStarPlanet has adopted and implemented a policy respecting the copyright law that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of users of the MovieStarPlanet website who are repeat offenders. MovieStarPlanet may terminate access for users who are found repeatedly to provide or post any materials on the MovieStarPlanet website that is owned by other persons without necessary rights and permissions.

>Other issues

If you are under 18 years of age or do not pay your own bills, you must get permission from your parents, the person who pays your bills, or the card holder before making any MovieStarPlanet purchases with that card. 

If you make any unauthorised payment on MovieStarPlanet - regardless of payment method - your account will be permanently deleted! Also, if you do not abide by the MovieStarPlanet Terms & Conditions, your account may be terminated and you will lose any Star Coins and virtual goods your profile may have. 

Furthermore, if you delete your own MovieStarPlanet account, you will also lose any Star Coins you may have left in it.

YOU PROMISE THAT YOU WILL NEVER ASSERT OR BRING ANY CLAIM OR SUIT AGAINST MOVIESTARPLANET, ITS LICENSOR(S) OR THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS OR ANY EMPLOYEES OF ANY OF THE ABOVE, WHICH IS RELATED TO OR BASED ON (I) A CLAIM THAT YOU "OWN" ANY VIRTUAL GOODS, (II) A CLAIM FOR THE "VALUE" OF VIRTUAL GOODS IF MOVIESTARPLANET DELETES THEM), (III) A CLAIM FOR THE "VALUE" OF VIRTUAL GOODS THAT YOU MAY LOSE IF MOVIESTARPLANET DOES ANYTHING THAT IT IS ENTITLED TO DO PURSUANT TO ANY PROVISION OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OR ITS PRIVACY POLICY, (IV)FOR ANY MALFUNCTIONS AND/OR "BUGS" INTHE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITEOR (V) A CLAIM THAT THE "VALUE" OF ANY VIRTUAL GOODS HAS INCREASED OR DECREASED BY VIRTUE OF ANY MODIFICATION THAT MOVIESTARPLANET HAS MADE OR WILL MAKE.

Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability

NEITHER MOVIESTARPLANET, MOVIESTARPLANET'S THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS, NOR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING ANY CONTENT OR SERVICES CONTAINED ON THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE, NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "MSP PARTIES"), MAKE ANY WARRANTY WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THAT THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE OR MERCHANDISE PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE.

TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW,THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITEAND ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT AND SERVICES CONTAINED THEREON ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. THE MSP PARTIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT. USE OF THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

SUBJECT TO ANY APPLICABLE LAWS WHICH PROHIBIT THE FOLLOWING LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS, THE DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION APPLY TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF THEMOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION.

IN NO EVENT WILL ANY OF THE MSP PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR: (A) ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO (I) THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THEMOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE, (II) THE BREACH OF ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, (III) THE USE BY YOU OF THE MOVIESTARPLANET OR ANY BROWSER OWNED OR OPERATED BY ANY PARTY OR (IV) THE DOWNLOADING OF ANY SOFTWARE OWNED OR OPERATED BY ANY THIRD PARTY, IN CONNECTION WITH THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE; OR (B) ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE, EVEN IF MOVIESTARPLANET WAS PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

IN THE EVENT ANY CLAIM RELATING TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NONPERFORMANCE BY MOVIESTARPLANET PURSUANT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, OR IN ANY OTHER WAY CONCERNING THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE, IS MADE BY YOU, THE ACTUAL DAMAGES TO WHICH YOU MAY BE ENTITLED SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE FEES, IF ANY, PAID BY YOU FOR USE OF THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE.

SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF STATUTORY OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN TYPES OF DAMAGES, INCLUDING (AS APPLICABLE IN YOUR JURISDICTION), WARRANTIES OF TITLE, POSSESSION, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUALITY, CORRESPONDENCE WITH A DESCRIPTION OR SAMPLE OF THE APPLICABLE GOODS, AND THAT SERVICES WILL BE CARRIED OUT AT A REASONABLE PRICE, USING REASONABLE SKILL AND WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME. IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS THE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CONSEQUENTLY, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, THE LIABILITY OF THEMSPPARTIES IS LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THEREBY MINIMIZING THE LIABILITY OF SUCHMSPPARTIES TO YOU TO THE LOWEST AMOUNT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. THIS LIMITATION IS INDEPENDENT OF ANY OTHER LIMITATION SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT.

NONE OF THE MSP PARTIES ENDORSES OR IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT, NOR FOR ANY OFFENSIVE, DEFAMATORY, OBSCENE OR ILLEGAL POSTING OR CONDUCT, ON THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITEBY ANYONE OTHER THAN AUTHORIZED MOVIESTARPLANET EMPLOYEES WHILE ACTING IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL MOVIESTARPLANET OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING ANY CONTENT OR SERVICES CONTAINED ON THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE MOVIESTARPLANET WEBSITE.

Legal matters

These Terms of Sale will be governed and interpreted according to the laws of Denmark. 

You specifically consent to personal jurisdiction in Denmark in connection with any dispute between you and MSP EMEA S.a.r.l. (MovieStarPlanet) arising out of these Terms of Sale or pertaining to the subject matter hereof. The parties to these Terms of Sale each agree that the exclusive venue for any dispute between the parties arising out of these Terms of Sale or pertaining to the subject matter thereof will be in the courts in Denmark.