These terms and conditions are subject to revision by StarMatrimony.com from time to time and are applicable to both paid and free services.
Conditions of use
StarMatrimony.com and its affiliates provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit or sign up at StarMatrimony.com, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully. In addition, when you use or visit any current or future StarMatrimony.com services or any business affiliated with StarMatrimony.com, whether or not included in the StarMatrimony.com website, you will also be subject to the guidelines and conditions applicable to such service or business.
By registering with StarMatrimony.com, you explicitly understand and agree to the following: To register as a member of StarMatrimony.com and to use this site, you must be of legal marriageable age as per the laws of India (currently, 18 years or over for females and 21 years or over for males). The StarMatrimony.com site is solely intended to facilitate lawful marriages between persons who are legally competent to enter into matrimony under the laws to which they are subject.
Membership-service is void in places where prohibited. By using this site, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and legal capacity to enter into this Agreement. You also warrant that you are not prohibited or prevented by any applicable law for the time being in force or any order or decree or injunction from any court, tribunal or any such competent authority restraining you from entering into matrimony. Hence you agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If, at any time, StarMatrimony.com is of the opinion (in its sole discretion) or has any reason to believe that you are not eligible to become a member or that you have made any misrepresentation about your eligibility, StarMatrimony.com and its governing authorities reserve the right to forthwith terminate your membership and / or your right to use the service without any refund to you of any of your utilized subscription fee.
When you visit StarMatrimony.com or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You thereby consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site.
You agree that all personal information, agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy all legal requirements that such communications be in writing.
All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, are sole property of StarMatrimony.com or its content suppliers and they are protected by Indian and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site and all software used are exclusive properties of StarMatrimony.com or its software suppliers and protected by Indian and international copyright laws.
Marks indicated on our site are registered trademarks of StarMatrimony.com, or its subsidiaries, in the United States and other countries. Other StarMatrimony.com graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks or trade address of StarMatrimony.com, or its subsidiaries. StarMatrimony.com's trademarks and trade address may not be used in connection with any product or service that does not belong to or represent StarMatrimony.com, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers or in any manner that disparages or discredits StarMatrimony.com. All other trademarks not owned by StarMatrimony.com or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by StarMatrimony.com or its subsidiaries.
License and site access
StarMatrimony.com grants you a limited license to access the information on our website and we will only permit personal use of this site. You are not permitted to download (other than page caching) or modify the site, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of StarMatrimony.com.
This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of StarMatrimony.com.
You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of StarMatrimony.com and our affiliates without written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing StarMatrimony.com's name or trademarks without the express written consent of StarMatrimony.com. Any unauthorized usage of the website terminates your membership with StarMatrimony.com, and/or your right to use the Service without any refund to you of any of your un-utilized subscription fee. Such actions will also undergo legal actions with concerned judicial body governing such misuses under the laws mentioned below.
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. StarMatrimony.com and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse services, terminate accounts, remove or edit contents, or cancel subscription at their sole discretion.
By registering your profile through StarMatrimony.com domain or by the remittance of a membership fee, you become a member of StarMatrimony.com. Membership is not automatic; The right of admission vests with StarMatrimony.com. You become a member upon due acceptance of the Profile/Payment by StarMatrimony.com. Membership and rights of admission is reserved solely for: "Indian Nationals & Citizens", "Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)", "Non Resident Indians (NRI)", and "Persons of Indian Descent or Indian Heritage".
Length of Membership: You continue to be a member of StarMatrimony.com until StarMatrimony.com discharges its obligations to you by rendering its services to you or you terminate the membership arrangement or StarMatrimony.com terminates the membership arrangement.
Validity of your paid membership is based upon days (examples: 90 days, 180 days, 365 days) and not based on months (examples: 3 months, 6 months, 12 months).
Privacy of Membership: Your Membership with StarMatrimony.com is only for your personal use. It is not to be assigned, transferred or licensed so as to be used by any other person/entity. Members are advised to make appropriate/thorough inquiries before acting upon any matrimonial advertisement. Our site does not vouch for or subscribe to the claims and representations made by advertisers regarding particulars of status, age, income of other members.
Refund of fee and cancellation policy
If you choose to terminate your membership, the MEMBERSHIP FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE under any circumstances even if the paid member chooses to terminate his/her membership.
Online Conduct and Content: You are responsible for the content and information [including profile and photograph] you post or transmit through StarMatrimony.com's services. You will not post or transmit any content or information [in whatever form they may be contained] that is defamatory, blasphemous, abusive, obscene, sexually oriented, profane, intimidating, illegal or in violation of the rights of any person, including intellectual property rights. No content or information shall contain details or particulars of any of StarMatrimony.com's competitors, including their contact details. You will not use either your online or offline membership as a platform for any kind of promotional campaign, solicitation, advertising or dealing in any products or services or transmit any chain letters or junk mails.
There is a limit to the number of profiles you are allowed to contact each day. Also, you cannot contact more than 1000 profiles in a period of 1 month. StarMatrimony.com has the right to suspend your profile without any prior notice. StarMatrimony.com reserves the right to edit/delete your photo/horoscope if it's not a valid/clear/related one or if it has inappropriate information. If we find duplicate profiles then we have rights to suspend any of the profile or all the profiles. Messages sent to members of the opposite gender should be only for the purpose of finding a life partner. Care should be taken in the written language used when sending such messages. The usage of proper language and decency must be maintained. You are not allowed to misuse the service in the name of "Dating", "Flirting", and/or "Friendship" etc. Any notice of such behavior will lead suspension or termination of the user's account without prior notice.
StarMatrimony.com reserves the right to modify your profile if any prohibitive or objectionable content is found. We may also edit your profile if contact details or other information is entered into inappropriate fields. StarMatrimony.com may also modify the profile for other reasons not mentioned herewith. If any abusive content is found in your digital images, photographs or video clipping, StarMatrimony.com has the right to suspend your profile.
You will not post or transmit any content, information or trademarks without the prior consent of the person holding its proprietary or licensed rights. StarMatrimony.com will not in any way be responsible or answerable to any action brought by any person arising out of your acts as described above. StarMatrimony.com reserves the right but is not obligated, to edit, delete, eclipse or withhold display of such content or information as it deems fit in the light of the rules prescribed above. To enhance the security of its members, StarMatrimony.com has restricted copying and saving images and content from certain sections of the portal.
StarMatrimony.com hereby alerts and warns its members of the possibility of unauthorized posting of contents by any person including members and unauthorized users and advises discretion in access since such content, information or representation may not be suitable to you, including offensive content. StarMatrimony.com will not in any way be responsible for such content, information or representations. StarMatrimony.com is also not responsible for alterations, modifications, deletion, reproduction, sale, transmission or any such misuse of data and content in the public domain by any user.
Disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability
THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY STARMATRIMONY.COM ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. STARMATRIMONY.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY ALL APPLICABLE LAW, STARMATRIMONY.COM DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. STARMATRIMONY.COM DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM STARMATRIMONY.COM ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. STARMATRIMONY.COM WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
Role of StarMatrimony.com
Provision of Service: StarMatrimony.com will provide the service[s] that are opted and paid for by the member. In addition, the member may also make use of the other free services that are applicable to them. Star Matrimony reserves the right to limit, remove, add or modify the features and privileges that are available to free account holders and paid members at any time, without prior notification. A paid membership will allow you to contact profiles of individuals of the opposite gender.
Medium of Interchange of Information: Besides the provision of services, StarMatrimony.com acts as a platform for all its members to interchange information that would promote their common matrimonial objectives. StarMatrimony.com is not an agent of any member and does not partake in the interchange or the results thereof. StarMatrimony.com will be a disinterested person in the event of disputes between or among the members, though it may facilitate an amicable resolution in the event of such disputes.
Right to form Consortium/Associates: While providing services, StarMatrimony.com may outsource any part thereof to any competent person or organization, with or without disclosing it to you. However, your membership rights and responsibilities continue as against StarMatrimony.com only and not against such persons or organizations.
Disclaimer and liability: StarMatrimony.com does not perform background checks, criminal record checks, fact-checking or any other form of screening or verification of its members and/or their claims. By using this website, you agree to waive StarMatrimony.com from any and all liability in connection with any damages, personal injury or losses that may arise from contact or communication with another Star Matrimony member. By using StarMatrimony.com, you agree to take any and all practical and necessary precautions to protect your personal information, your property and your person when communicating with, meeting or interacting with another member.
Confidentiality: StarMatrimony.com will maintain confidential, all personal information [other than that meant for posting or transmission] furnished by members. However, StarMatrimony.com may divulge such information if required by law.
By agreeing to register at StarMatrimony.com and its consortium of portals, a user allows StarMatrimony.com to get in touch with him/her from time to time on events or offers. This could include offers, information, as well as promotions. StarMatrimony.com can reserves the right to use your email address and/or telephone number for this purpose.
Termination of Membership: The membership may be terminated by either party by serving a written notice. But StarMatrimony.com reserves the right to terminate the membership, to suspend a profile or to disable access in respect of any member in breach of any of the terms. In no case will the membership fees be refundable.
Site Policies, Modification and Severability: Please review our other policies, such as our pricing policy, posted on this site. These policies also govern your visit to www.StarMatrimony.com and consortium of portals. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining conditions.
Suggestions, Complaints, Disputes: Suggestions and complaints are to be first addressed to StarMatrimony.com's customer care team through the contact information/facility provided in our website.
By becoming a Member of the StarMatrimony.com service, you agree to receive certain email communications from StarMatrimony.com. You can always manage your subscription to these emails by visiting StarMatrimony.com. You hereby confirm that as on date of registration, you have not registered yourselves on the Do Not Disturb (DND) subscriber list with any telecom operator / authority. In the event, you register yourselves as a Do Not Disturb (DND) subscriber; you hereby confirm that you do not have any objection to receive messages (promotional or otherwise) from StarMatrimony.com or any of its affiliate companies.
This Agreement, accepted upon use of the Site and further affirmed by becoming a Member of the StarMatrimony.com service, contains the entire agreement between you and StarMatrimony.com regarding the use of the Site and/or the Service. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
The membership is deemed to have been entered into at Chennai, India and the laws of India will govern the membership. Disputes arising out of or in any way affecting the membership including interpretation of any of the terms are to be referred to arbitration under the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 [Indian Act] at Chennai before a sole Arbitrator.